FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Oct 2016 16:23:34 -07:00Minnesota sect leader gets 30 years in teen sex assault, 28 Oct 2016 22:00:12 GMTPINE CITY, Minn. (AP) — The leader of an isolated religious sect in Minnesota was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison, weeks after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two teenage girls who were members of his community. DNA links suspect to DC mansion slayings, 28 Oct 2016 22:18:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors say five items in a mansion where a couple, their son and their housekeeper were killed have DNA evidence linking the man accused in the slayings. couple go to court over Cubs Series tickets, 28 Oct 2016 22:11:39 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The frenzy among Chicago Cubs fans to snag pricey and scarce tickets to World Series games at Wrigley Field has now landed in divorce court. warns Venezuelan legislators over 'political trial', 28 Oct 2016 22:29:26 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's socialist president threatened on Friday to jail legislators if the opposition-controlled congress goes ahead with a symbolic "political trial" accusing him of trampling on the constitution and installing a dictatorship. Ibero-American summit losings its luster, 28 Oct 2016 22:36:43 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — Spain, Portugal and their former Latin American colonies have been holding annual meetings for a quarter century, few as piquant as the 2007 affair when then-King Juan Carlos lost his temper with Venezuela's president. Latest: 2 released from hospital in freight train crash, 28 Oct 2016 22:28:29 GMTCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a freight train collision in suburban Philadelphia (all times local): ex-cop defendant in post-Katrina deaths to change plea, 28 Oct 2016 21:20:38 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former New Orleans police officer is set for a change-of-plea hearing next week on charges related to deadly shootings by police amid the chaos that followed Hurricane Katrina in 2005, according to a notice posted Friday in federal court. rescue deer that became entangled in pool cover, 28 Oct 2016 22:30:45 GMTMOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) — A deer that fell through a pool cover at a New Jersey home and got stuck has been rescued by police.'s Vettel sets pace in practice at Mexican Grand Prix, 28 Oct 2016 22:17:40 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Ferrari found the pace to put some spice into the Mexican Grand Prix. apologize for canceling 'We Matter' anthem singer, 28 Oct 2016 22:34:10 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers apologized Friday for canceling the national anthem performance of a singer wearing a "We Matter" jersey. set monthly record for mergers, acquisitions, 28 Oct 2016 22:32:42 GMTU.S. companies are cutting merger deals at a record pace even though antitrust regulators have moved to oppose several recent high-profile combinations. newfound vigor, Obama works to rebuild Democratic Party, 28 Oct 2016 22:16:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With his popularity higher than it's been in years, Obama has been campaigning for Hillary Clinton with gusto, and White House officials said he'll be traveling to help the Democrat nearly every day until Election Day, Nov. 8. He was paying his second visit in as many weeks to battleground Florida on Friday after releasing a new ad explicitly arguing a vote for Clinton was a vote for his legacy. teen pleads guilty to mass shooting at high school, 28 Oct 2016 22:56:57 GMTMEADOW LAKE, Saskatchewan (AP) — A teenager has pleaded guilty to murdering two people and wounding seven others in a mass shooting at a high school in a remote aboriginal community in western Canada earlier this year. Wade fined $25,000 for throat slashing gesture, 28 Oct 2016 22:49:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chicago guard Dwyane Wade was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Friday for making a throat slashing gesture after hitting a late 3-pointer in his Bulls debut Thursday night. in Mexico's Zihuatanejo resort close to protest crime, 28 Oct 2016 23:15:35 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Dozens of stores in the Mexican beach town of Zihuatanejo have closed temporarily or hung banners in their doorways to protest crime and violence in the once-idyllic resort. bounces back from Chase elimination to win pole, 28 Oct 2016 21:48:43 GMTMARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. vowed to win the remaining races this season once he was knocked out of the playoffs. after hurricane, Haitians struggle for clean water, 28 Oct 2016 23:01:51 GMTCOTEAUX, Haiti (AP) — It's been nearly a month since Hurricane Matthew tore through southern Haiti and people like Kettley Rosier and many of her neighbors still have to spend their meager savings to buy drinking water. Latest: Obama silent on new email investigation, 28 Oct 2016 22:33:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): double downs on running with Nike-edition smartwatch, 28 Oct 2016 22:27:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Apple isn't the first to add GPS functionality to a smartwatch, but it's the first to make something that feels like a running watch. raised over new name of Nixon library theater, 28 Oct 2016 21:20:48 GMTYORBA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — A former library director said naming a theater at the revamped Richard Nixon Presidential Library museum for a staffer who counted Jewish government workers at Nixon's request sends the wrong message to visitors. Latest: Police identify baby believed buried in landfill, 28 Oct 2016 22:32:22 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The latest on the death of a baby boy whose body Wyoming authorities believe was taken to a northern Colorado landfill (all times local): alleges sex abuse by ex-No. 2 at Legion of Christ, 28 Oct 2016 22:49:24 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A lawsuit filed in Connecticut alleges sexual abuse in the early 1990s by a former top official for the scandal-plagued Legion of Christ. Latest: Clinton calls on FBI to release info on emails, 28 Oct 2016 23:13:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): lineups for the Sunday news shows, 28 Oct 2016 22:36:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: Latest: Teepees removed from cleared protest camp, 28 Oct 2016 21:39:22 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on protests in North Dakota over the Dakota Access oil pipeline (all times local): call for breaching dams to save Puget Sound orcas, 28 Oct 2016 22:51:57 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Researchers who track the endangered population of orcas that frequent Washington state waters said Friday that three whales are missing or believed dead since summer. investigating new emails for classified information, 28 Oct 2016 22:54:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails uncovered during the sexting investigation of disgraced former congressman Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of one of Hillary Clinton's closest aides. group says Brazil's killings drop slightly, 28 Oct 2016 22:57:39 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — The number of homicides in Brazil dipped slightly last year, according to a report Friday from an anti-violence watchdog group. Guide: What we know about the FBI's new email inquiry, 28 Oct 2016 22:39:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Thought the furor over Hillary Clinton's private emails was over? Think again. regents: 17 women reported assaults by 19 players, 28 Oct 2016 22:19:35 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor regents say 17 women have reported sexual or domestic assaults involving 19 Baylor University athletes since 2011, including four reports of gang rapes. appeals court: Michigan can enforce ballot selfie ban, 28 Oct 2016 23:11:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A federal judge's order that would have prevented Michigan from enforcing a state law to keep voters from taking photos of their ballot in the Nov. 8 election has been overturned. Latest: American says 8 injured in Chicago plane fire, 28 Oct 2016 21:17:41 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a plane fire at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago (all times local): gets $15M in Bernard Madoff fraud recovery effort, 28 Oct 2016 23:03:07 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California will recover $15 million related to the massive Ponzi scheme engineered by Bernard Madoff as part of a larger agreement liquefying the $277 million estate of a Beverly Hills investment adviser, officials said Friday. Breach dams to save orcas off Washington state, 28 Oct 2016 21:39:55 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Researchers who track the endangered population of orcas that frequent Washington state waters say three whales are believed dead or missing since summer. Acquittal was not endorsement of Oregon occupiers, 28 Oct 2016 22:04:49 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The stunning acquittal of seven people who occupied a federal wildlife sanctuary in Oregon was a rejection of the prosecution's conspiracy case, not an endorsement of the defendants' actions in the armed protest, a juror said Friday. turn: Indians start Carlos Santana in left for Game 3, 28 Oct 2016 23:18:44 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona barely batted an eye before deciding to send slugger Carlos Santana into left field. of late Will Smith speaks at Saints HOF induction, 28 Oct 2016 23:00:58 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — The wife of slain former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith said Friday that the defensive end's zest for life and refusal to accept failure has guided her recovery from the physical and emotional wounds she suffered on the night her "worst fear came true." sailing team implores US to continue ocean search, 28 Oct 2016 22:33:10 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — The racing team of a Chinese professional sailor who went missing on a mission to set a solo trans-Pacific world record is imploring the U.S. Coast Guard to resume its search for him. Howard returns home looking to regain his swagger, 28 Oct 2016 22:22:25 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Dwight Howard has played all of one game for the Atlanta Hawks. Putin aide's curious death in DC deemed an accident, 28 Oct 2016 21:38:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly a year after the curious death of a former aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a Washington hotel room, authorities announced Friday that he died accidentally from numerous bodily injuries after "days of excessive consumption of alcohol." expert to examine Israeli human rights groups, 28 Oct 2016 22:20:14 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A United Nations expert said Friday that he will examine the Israeli government's treatment of human rights groups in the region in his next report. Latest: Senate leader wants FBI briefing on emails, 28 Oct 2016 21:48:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): lawsuit filed in deadly California casino bus crash, 28 Oct 2016 21:44:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The families of two men among 13 people killed when the bus they were riding from a desert casino to Los Angeles slammed into a slow-moving truck have sued the bus company and the estate of its driver, who died in the crash.' Jackson ($24K) and Lee ($12K) fined by NFL, 28 Oct 2016 21:50:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Malik Jackson was fined $24,309 by the NFL on Friday after being penalized twice for unsportsmanlike conduct during one drive last weekend. man indicted in kidnapping, killing of girl, 5, 28 Oct 2016 23:05:52 GMTWALKER, Minn. (AP) — A 25-year-old man now faces first-degree murder charges in the kidnapping and killing of a 5-year-old girl from central Minnesota. court ruling attempts to quiet Venezuela birther debate, 28 Oct 2016 23:11:09 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — It's official: President Nicolas Maduro is Venezuelan. says he wants to attend Nobel Prize ceremony if he can, 28 Oct 2016 22:07:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan says he "absolutely" wants to attend the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony "if it's at all possible" in December, finally breaking his silence about earning the prestigious honor. gets release of 876 children detained by Nigeria military, 28 Oct 2016 21:35:44 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — The United Nations has negotiated the release this year of 876 children detained at a Nigerian army barracks holding suspected collaborators of the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group, the U.N. Children's Fund announced Friday.'s October surprise complicates race for Clinton, 28 Oct 2016 22:26:45 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A new shock hit Hillary Clinton's campaign Friday in the unpredictable and often unbelievable presidential race: The FBI is looking into whether there was classified information on a device belonging to the estranged husband of one of her closest aides.'s football hopes sacked by rules on competing with boys, 28 Oct 2016 21:50:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Alison Rogers raced across the field, a touchdown-saving tackle in her line of sight.