FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:15:52 -07:00Strong aftershocks rattle devastated Italian earthquake zonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/400e4aa592a14abd98341c132c1ff24bFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:35:32 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Strong aftershocks rattled residents and rescue crews alike Friday as hopes began to dim that firefighters would find any more survivors from Italy's earthquake. The first funerals were scheduled for some of the 267 dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/400e4aa592a14abd98341c132c1ff24bUS, Russia renew push for elusive agreement on Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87c51b07016b4e7a9626434a3626a2dcFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:25:27 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia on Friday renewed efforts to secure a military and humanitarian cooperation agreement for war-torn Syria as conditions on the ground continued to deteriorate after months of hesitation, missed deadlines and failed attempts to forge a nationwide truce.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87c51b07016b4e7a9626434a3626a2dcSlain nuns leave void in Mississippi community they servedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/438dec8b6e114c7d9599961ed8f75768Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:35:17 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — In the rural Mississippi community they served, two nuns found slain in their home "would do anything for anybody," friends said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/438dec8b6e114c7d9599961ed8f75768Facebook 'like' gets Florida man a return trip to jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79ab5d470994e868da9f3b865a50da6Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:53:57 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is back in jail after clicking "like" on a Facebook photo posted by a witness in a case against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79ab5d470994e868da9f3b865a50da6Memories remain, mementoes left behind in family homesteadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b8189b260274102a2aec838accb587dFri, 26 Aug 2016 08:39:12 GMTSANT'ANGELO, Italy (AP) — Rustic yet refined, the two-story villa at the foothills of the Apennines is a family treasure, embracing five centuries of the Celli family's noble history, memories and mementoes. But after the earthquake left wide cracks in the exterior walls, those in the latest generation wonder if they'll ever set foot inside again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b8189b260274102a2aec838accb587dSomali extremists attack beach restaurant killing 8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0867da12a1f74d319d3f3f190f145829Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:22:17 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia police say that security forces have ended an overnight siege of a beach restaurant by al-Shabab gunmen in which eight people were killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0867da12a1f74d319d3f3f190f145829American University in Kabul starts repair work after attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/228206745c754e9bb392555dcf3daa98Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:13:42 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — After a deadly attack this week, the American University of Afghanistan says it has started repair work at its sprawling campus on the edge of Kabul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/228206745c754e9bb392555dcf3daa98Burr sticks to low-key style in N. Carolina re-election bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2fc9e7885b54d478a292858db75b279Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:45:35 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr's formula for getting re-elected in November includes touring factories and visiting nonprofits, not large-scale campaign events. He says he won't focus on being a candidate until the Senate adjourns in October.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2fc9e7885b54d478a292858db75b279LEADING OFF: Ruiz joins Dodgers, Wright returns to Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1201deaa413f4d868a99a82070eaf1f6Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:22:16 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1201deaa413f4d868a99a82070eaf1f6Indonesia steps up fire response as haze blankets Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12b33660a4f4cd088189fa3a63d7470Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:36:13 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Six Indonesian provinces have declared states of emergency as forest fires blanketed a swath of Southeast Asia in a smoky haze.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12b33660a4f4cd088189fa3a63d7470Obama plans to create world's largest marine protected areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/203cc9ad1a7d446abb1d7284ee6b40d9Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:42:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says that President Barack Obama will expand a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating the world's largest marine protected area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/203cc9ad1a7d446abb1d7284ee6b40d9Kuwaiti government employee arrested over IS online postingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9fc1c50472e440e9042365ec3a4e1cbFri, 26 Aug 2016 06:39:32 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's Interior Ministry says a government employee has been arrested for spreading Islamic State ideology and hacking social media pages of "some friendly and sister countries."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9fc1c50472e440e9042365ec3a4e1cbZimbabwe opposition parties unite for anti-Mugabe protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fca3ff2890f64a50aa68b0a8c10345ceFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:48:54 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe police have deployed throughout the capital, Harare, Friday in anticipation of a protest by a united group of opposition parties that includes a former vice-president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fca3ff2890f64a50aa68b0a8c10345ceCar bomb attack in Turkey kills 8 police; 45 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1474a537a9024b54b07da5bc513fc69eFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:15:39 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 45 other people, the state-run news agency reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1474a537a9024b54b07da5bc513fc69eRussian convicted in masterminding global online theft ringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c136b59a513e4cc0870b145b260a3963Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:09:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The son of a Russian lawmaker has been convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and orchestrating an international online theft scheme that netted him millions of dollars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c136b59a513e4cc0870b145b260a3963Zimbabwe judge OKs protest by opposition partieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fa2752c0ac4faabdce59b7d823c650Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:04:12 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A Zimbabwean judge has ordered police not to interfere with an anti-government demonstration in the capital Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fa2752c0ac4faabdce59b7d823c650European shares down as investors wait for US Fed cuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b8c5c203a484608a07fb482894d23d6Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:51:15 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — European shares were mostly lower Friday following mixed trading in Asia, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech later in the day for cues on the timing of the next policy rate hike.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b8c5c203a484608a07fb482894d23d6The Latest: Romanian police detain 28 migrants on the borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c672cce871604aed9fd876f379f508ffFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:23:07 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration issues (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c672cce871604aed9fd876f379f508ffTrump immigration waffle reflects voter confusion on issuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef1dc13eadb84088ba62290bd2477ebbFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:33:06 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Dean Green supports Donald Trump partly because of the GOP presidential nominee's tough, deport-them-all stance on illegal immigration. But the 57-year-old Republican paused as he complained about U.S. immigration policy and acknowledged that deporting all 11 million people in the U.S. illegally would separate families.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef1dc13eadb84088ba62290bd2477ebbPittsburgh RB Connor tops list of notable player comebackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d08e54167544fc6a8cb57ae35b03ad7Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:16:40 GMTThe most stirring comeback of the college football season already has taken place.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d08e54167544fc6a8cb57ae35b03ad710 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35c4c7ccc3941c898cc793485b3f9e4Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:19 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35c4c7ccc3941c898cc793485b3f9e4AP EXPLAINS: Difference between shallow, deep earthquakeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e32d4d4235d4a96b1842adf8ac02d15Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:56:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Italy's earthquake was a lot weaker than the one in Myanmar, but it did far more damage because it happened at a shallower depth. The Associated Press explains the difference between shallow and deep earthquakes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e32d4d4235d4a96b1842adf8ac02d15Alabama House narrowly approves governor's proposed lotteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25740b8284854533871eaca76662a0beFri, 26 Aug 2016 08:27:37 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama House of Representatives narrowly approved Gov. Robert Bentley's proposed state lottery Thursday night after 10 hours of contentious debate and two vote attempts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25740b8284854533871eaca76662a0beRebels, civilians to evacuate long-besieged Damascus suburbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ca2ce9d94e42d9b798047e696428f9Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:47 GMTDARAYA, Syria (AP) — Buses, ambulances and trucks lined up at the entrance of a long-blockaded Damascus suburb on Friday to evacuate rebels and civilians under a deal struck between the Syrian opposition forces and the government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ca2ce9d94e42d9b798047e696428f9Couple wanted in California killing arrested in Coloradohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d21349068ef841659271ab8944fadb7bFri, 26 Aug 2016 08:19:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Days after the body of a woman was found in the Los Angeles area, a couple suspected of killing her and kidnapping her three children have been arrested in Colorado.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d21349068ef841659271ab8944fadb7bChicago Story: Trump sends GOP donors spinninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b10099a0b044f1b9c14c0a43debfa43Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:35:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Ron Gidwitz, Dan Webb and William Kunkler are veteran Republicans — and friends — from Chicago's political money circuit. They raised buckets of cash for Mitt Romney four years ago. This time, however, their party's nominee has sent them spinning off in three directions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b10099a0b044f1b9c14c0a43debfa43Asian stock markets mixed as investors wait for Fed cuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f94062c938214620a845c8685134f641Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:14:29 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech for cues on the timing of the next policy rate hike. In Japan, consumer prices posted their biggest annual drop in three years in July due to weak consumption, increasing pressures on the central bank to further boost its economic stimulus program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f94062c938214620a845c8685134f641The Latest: Italy plans state funeral for some quake deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0aad749ea9449da9f974b6ca8829520Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:26:14 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0aad749ea9449da9f974b6ca8829520The Latest: Romania: 6 citizens died in quake, 17 missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c7e37d0bb34500bffd21ece7e825aeFri, 26 Aug 2016 08:17:59 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c7e37d0bb34500bffd21ece7e825aeRyder Cup comes into view at FedEx Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd922d4f1c7141b187b342fa6ad730fcFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:18:46 GMTFARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The FedEx Cup is all about the $10 million bonus at the end of the four playoff events.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd922d4f1c7141b187b342fa6ad730fcHungary to build stronger anti-migrant fence, Orban sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed023c4c3ecd4b0c82fed6d8b7fdc672Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:02:16 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary will build a new, "more massive" fence on its southern borders to defend against a possible surge in the number of migrants, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed023c4c3ecd4b0c82fed6d8b7fdc672VW: employee chief floats idea of taking stakes in suppliershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e980c2727c64bce9b3ee12eacd5cde7Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:37:42 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen's employee council chief is suggesting that the automaker consider taking stakes in suppliers after a dispute disrupted production in Germany.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e980c2727c64bce9b3ee12eacd5cde7The Latest: Romanian police detain 28 migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/727a8174bdc6447b8a05d60db394b8dbFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:58:36 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on xxxxxxx (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/727a8174bdc6447b8a05d60db394b8dbTropical Storm Gaston is moving northwest in the Atlantichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e93308969548728a2cd97a1bf2d461Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:09:07 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gaston is moving northwestward in the Atlantic with no change in strength.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e93308969548728a2cd97a1bf2d461Arizona sheriff's campaign questions contempt order timinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91c86393ebc34ef989a910079e969a18Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:20:01 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The campaign manager for metro Phoenix's longtime sheriff has questioned a federal judge's timing in asking prosecutors to pursue criminal contempt-of-court charges against the lawman 10 days before a primary election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91c86393ebc34ef989a910079e969a18Philippine communist rebels announce indefinite ceasefire at peace talks in Oslohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/334b577b419f4b22ac62acbade787cebFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:31 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Philippine communist rebels announce indefinite ceasefire at peace talks in Oslo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/334b577b419f4b22ac62acbade787cebPhilippines kills 11 Abu Sayyaf militants after beheadinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/596f185684f24c3fbe9fb341f44d9abbFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:53:37 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops killed at least 11 Abu Sayyaf militants, including an influential commander, in an assault on the extremists Friday following their beheading of a captive whose family was too poor to pay ransom, the military said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/596f185684f24c3fbe9fb341f44d9abbItaly earthquake death toll rises to 267http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d1a8d37520741e2a09cc50bd4b9868dFri, 26 Aug 2016 06:42:51 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Italy's civil protection agency has increased the death toll from Italy's earthquake to 267.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d1a8d37520741e2a09cc50bd4b9868d9 injured after balloons cause Orlando mall shooting scarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a0d38aa70b44d00b1099551401debc9Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:49:48 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two months after a gunman killed dozens inside an Orlando nightclub, the sound of popping balloons prompted shoppers to frantically flee an Orlando mall, injuring nine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a0d38aa70b44d00b1099551401debc9Car bomb attack in Turkey kills 11 police; 78 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42fb7fafea074321a1029bc3f6824989Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:02:27 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least 11 police officers and wounding 78 other people, officials and the state-run news agency said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42fb7fafea074321a1029bc3f6824989Iran denies Saudi allegations it gave Yemen rebels missileshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca59b8514d142cb80e8c95d5156e867Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:56:58 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister is rejecting claims from Saudi Arabia that his country supplied the Shiite rebels in Yemen with missiles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca59b8514d142cb80e8c95d5156e867Philippine rebels agree to indefinite cease-firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6aed61490384e60bd8451c662b7d246Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:03:57 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Philippine communist rebels have announced an indefinite cease-fire in peace talks aimed at ending one of Asia's longest-running insurgencies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6aed61490384e60bd8451c662b7d246Trump rebukes racism claims as Clinton warns of radicalismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/663b4b0338d84f9a88cbd271b81048dfFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:40:19 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump has unleashed the "radical fringe" within the Republican Party, including anti-Semites and white supremacists, dubbing the billionaire businessman's campaign as one that will "make America hate again."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/663b4b0338d84f9a88cbd271b81048dfPoll: Germans for at least partial ban on face-covering veilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f280afbcd45e420ab3c9d7ff0892489cFri, 26 Aug 2016 06:54:32 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A poll in Germany suggests that a large majority favors at least a partial ban on the face-covering veils used by some Muslim women.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f280afbcd45e420ab3c9d7ff0892489cJudge in Stanford swimmer case switching to civil courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b608266c71491b82143a63c55a2c2dFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:24:40 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge whose six-month sentence in the sexual assault case of a former Stanford swimmer has removed himself from handling criminal matters, but efforts to recall him remain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b608266c71491b82143a63c55a2c2dFlood waters stabilize in India, but thousands evacuatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2acd3d3898444726b0472bad4d09514bFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:12:33 GMTVARANASI, India (AP) — About 3,000 people were evacuated in India's remote northeast after a lake created by an earlier landslide threatened to collapse and flood their villages, even as flood water levels stabilized in the worst-hit areas of the north, officials said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2acd3d3898444726b0472bad4d09514bTop French court to rule on legality of burkini banshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/090ee1b0fe2c4b898d0d4e7c6b9f2658Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:07:58 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's highest administrative court is considering whether it's legal for towns to ban body-covering burkini swimsuits, which have become a symbol of tensions around the place of Islam in secular France.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/090ee1b0fe2c4b898d0d4e7c6b9f2658Car bomb attack in Turkey kills 8 police; 70 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c3c178f7944d65a7afbbfd7ceac403Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:07:15 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 70 other people, the state-run news agency and Turkish officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c3c178f7944d65a7afbbfd7ceac403Kerry, Lavrov meet in Geneva to discuss Syria, Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf2e94bdad6040efb1b6da6aed46510aFri, 26 Aug 2016 08:25:34 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The top diplomats of Russia and the United States are meeting in Geneva to discuss the Syria civil war, the Ukraine crisis and other issues.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf2e94bdad6040efb1b6da6aed46510aKuwait dissolves Olympic committee, soccer associationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1988ac376374956a0de48a256f6afbdFri, 26 Aug 2016 07:01:19 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait has dissolved its Olympic committee and the country's national soccer association, further deepening an ongoing dispute over the direction of sports in the oil-rich country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1988ac376374956a0de48a256f6afbd