FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Sep 2016 08:52:49 -07:00Spain: Political wrangling continues after regional votes, 26 Sep 2016 15:18:31 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's political quagmire showed no signs of being resolved Monday after a regional election gave a small boost to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's conservative Popular Party, but failed to dispel doubts over whether he can form a new national government. couple killed in crash during Disney vacation, 26 Sep 2016 15:20:11 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Missouri couple died and their two young daughters were seriously injured in a traffic crash Sunday near Orlando during a Disney World vacation, the Florida Highway Patrol said. trouble closes Washington Monument indefinitely, 26 Sep 2016 15:21:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service says the Washington Monument will be closed indefinitely because of ongoing problems with its elevator. releases Canadian-Iranian professor held since June, 26 Sep 2016 15:28:11 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A Canadian-Iranian retired professor was released from prison on "humanitarian grounds" and flown out of Iran on Monday, Iran's state-run news agency said, ending her months of detention alongside other dual nationals swept up by hard-liners in the security services. shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes, 26 Sep 2016 15:22:56 GMTOAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door. He also had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather. Latest: Pence says moderators shouldn't fact-check, 26 Sep 2016 15:29:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): to confront South's troubled history of lynchings, 26 Sep 2016 15:15:33 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Southern states have long welcomed tourists retracing the footsteps of the late Martin Luther King Jr. and others who opposed segregation. Now the Alabama city that was the first capital of the Confederacy is set to become home to a privately funded museum and monument that could make some visitors wince: a memorial to black lynching victims. to host diversity conference, Pharrell to speak, 26 Sep 2016 15:45:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Variety will host a conference of film executives and stars to discuss solutions to Hollywood's lagging record in diversity.' Duterte to forge closer ties with China, Russia, 26 Sep 2016 15:25:57 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday he has decided to "cross the Rubicon" in his ties with the United States and will open trade alliances and offer long-term land leases to "the other side of the ideological barrier," China and Russia. target rare bird's 'ivory' beak in Southeast Asia, 26 Sep 2016 15:42:04 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Some call it "ivory on wings," part of the bill of a critically endangered bird in Southeast Asia that is sought by poachers and carved into ornaments for illegal sale to Chinese buyers. warns Swiss over Swiss-first employment referendum, 26 Sep 2016 15:09:25 GMTROME (AP) — Italian officials warned Monday that Switzerland could face consequences after voters in the border canton of Ticino approved a referendum calling on authorities to grant preference to Swiss workers over foreigners in employment. not on track to meet 2025 carbon pollution cutting goal, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Unless it does more, the United States probably will fall short of goals set under last year's Paris agreement to dramatically reduce emissions of heat-trapping gases, according to a new study. wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead, was a lawyer, 26 Sep 2016 15:14:29 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Nine people were shot and wounded, one critically, in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning by a lawyer who had issues with his law firm, authorities said. Latest: Voter sign-up drive planned for film release, 26 Sep 2016 15:03:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): of hundreds of jurors report in church massacre trial, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:47 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Dylann Roof, charged with hate crimes and obstruction of religion in the Charleston church massacre, sat in a federal courtroom Monday looking down and generally avoiding eye contact with the potential jurors who could sentence him to death. case is latest hardship for NJ's large Muslim community, 26 Sep 2016 15:41:26 GMTPATERSON, N.J. (AP) — At the Islamic Center of Passaic County, which draws about 2,000 people each Friday for communal prayers, the talk is about how this year is different. Night: Clinton, Trump set for high-stakes showdown, 26 Sep 2016 15:45:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their vastly different visions for America's future. few leave Greece under refugee relocation plan, 26 Sep 2016 15:48:27 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The bus winding its way through the pre-dawn darkness of Athens' empty streets marks the end of months of danger, hardship and uncertainty. After surviving war, smugglers and perilous sea crossings, its 31 passengers are finally about to start new lives in Europe.'s Boris Johnson visits Syrian refugee camp in Turkey, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday visited a refugee camp near Turkey's border with Syria ahead of talks with Turkish officials. governor's drug arrests 'binder' is released, 26 Sep 2016 15:23:51 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage has released documents he said he used for the basis of his assertion that blacks and Hispanics account for "90-plus percent" of heroin trafficking arrests in his state. Latest: Missing boater's friend is ecstatic son is alive, 26 Sep 2016 15:23:11 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on one of two boaters who was found alive after being missing for a week: rebel attacks on soldiers in Turkey kill 10, 26 Sep 2016 15:32:02 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels staged two attacks against security forces in southeast Turkey on Monday, killing 10 security force members and wounding eight others, the country's state-run news agency reported. Weston: Your Money Secrets Are Killing You, 26 Sep 2016 15:38:19 GMTWriter Neal Gabler broke the don't-talk-about-money taboo this spring with an Atlantic article, "The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans." Now he wants everyone to start talking. of Romanian couples cash in on lasting love, 26 Sep 2016 15:23:59 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A district of the Romanian capital on Monday celebrated hundreds of couples who have been married for at least half a century by handing out cash awards and inviting them to a joint lunch. to Arnold Palmer's death on Sunday, 26 Sep 2016 15:27:30 GMTReaction to the death of golf great Arnold Palmer on Sunday at age 87 in Pittsburgh: activist ordered detained for critical Tweets, 26 Sep 2016 15:02:43 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwaiti media says an activist has been ordered detained for 21 days after posting critical comments about the government on Twitter. bank head calls markets 'resilient' after Brexit vote, 26 Sep 2016 15:22:33 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The president of the European Central Bank says both markets and the economy have been "resilient" in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. for drug and consumer stock pulls US indexes lower, 26 Sep 2016 15:46:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slumping Monday as drugmakers and consumer companies take the biggest losses. The price of oil is jumping and energy companies are trading higher. Major indexes in Europe and Asia are also starting the week on a steep skid. group says Pakistan's police commit widespread abuse, 26 Sep 2016 15:37:48 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Human Rights Watch said Monday that Pakistan's corrupt and ill-equipped police system encouraged serious rights violations, including arbitrary arrests, torture and "encounter killings," in which police stage shootouts to kill individuals in custody. worker accused for selling customer phone records, 26 Sep 2016 15:31:22 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Alabama say a former Verizon Wireless technician used the company's computers to obtain customers' private call records — plus data showing where customers' phones were — and sold them to an unnamed private investigator. suspected of flying drone over Polish govt buildings, 26 Sep 2016 15:47:36 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Russian citizen suspected of flying a drone over Polish government buildings has been detained for questioning, Polish security officials said Monday. Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98, 26 Sep 2016 15:42:27 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Bataan Death March survivor, artist and educator Ben Steele has died in Montana. He was 98. Alexandria vote, little chance statue will be moved, 26 Sep 2016 15:31:21 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Several state lawmakers in Virginia say it's very unlikely a 127-year-old Confederate statue in Alexandria's Old Town will be moved elsewhere. teachers vote to authorize strike in contract talks, 26 Sep 2016 15:21:44 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Teachers in the nation's third-largest public school district have overwhelmingly voted in support of a strike, though the earliest one could occur is mid-October. data show increase in murder, violent crime in 2015, 26 Sep 2016 15:37:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The number of murders reported by local law enforcement agencies jumped by more than 10 percent in 2015 from the year before, according to crime data released by the FBI on Monday. Pfizer decides not to break up business, 26 Sep 2016 15:34:28 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drug giant Pfizer says it won't split into two publicly traded companies, despite pressure from investors frustrated by its lagging stock price, ending years of Wall Street speculation over its strategy and future. Latest: Kerry urges young Colombians to embrace peace, 26 Sep 2016 15:23:41 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the signing of a historic peace deal in Colombia (all times local): Latest: Witness discusses proposing bridge lane closures, 26 Sep 2016 15:30:15 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest in the trial of two former allies of Republican Gov. Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane closing case (all times local): Latest: Gary Player remembers 'slashing, dashing' Palmer, 26 Sep 2016 15:10:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of Arnold Palmer (all times local): unions criticize powerful new privatization fund, 26 Sep 2016 15:29:24 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek labor unions say they are backing strikes and protests against a plan to place major state assets under the control of a new privatization fund to be headed by bailout creditors. missing for a week found alive; mother still missing, 26 Sep 2016 15:45:20 GMTBOSTON (AP) — One of two boaters missing for a week has been found alive, drifting on an inflatable life raft off the coast of Massachusetts, but his mother remains missing, U.S. Coast Guard authorities said Monday. Latest: Kerry: Aleppo fighting makes Syria deal unlikely, 26 Sep 2016 15:45:53 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): Hoffman & Judi Dench receive Int'l Emmy nominations, 26 Sep 2016 15:08:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dustin Hoffman and Judi Dench received International Emmy nominations Monday for their roles in the BBC One TV movie "Roald Dahl's Esio Trot." asks judges to respond to Louisiana sheriff's claims, 26 Sep 2016 15:43:31 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday asked two judges to respond to a petition by a Louisiana sheriff who claims another judge was improperly removed from his criminal case without explanation. consortium signs gas deal with Jordan, 26 Sep 2016 15:06:21 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Delek Group, one of the developers of the country's biggest natural gas reservoir, says it has signed a deal to sell gas to neighboring Jordan. NY police prep for presidential debate, 26 Sep 2016 15:11:59 GMTHEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Demonstrators are expected at Hofstra University for Monday night's showdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but police are keeping them at a distance from the debate hall. Latest: Colombian rebels eagerly anticipate peace accord, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:01 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the signing of a historic peace deal in Colombia (all times local): says Pakistan believes terror will bring territory, 26 Sep 2016 15:30:37 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Pakistan continues to believe terrorist attacks will allow it to obtain territory it covets in Jammu and Kashmir, India's foreign minister said Monday. Latest: Houston officials to examine shooter's residence, 26 Sep 2016 15:09:39 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at in Houston neighborhood (all times local): man gets 30 years for killing father in Tennessee, 26 Sep 2016 15:39:23 GMTGREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A young man has pleaded guilty to killing his father as jury selection was set to begin for his trial in East Tennessee.