FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 10:13:03 -07:00Immigrants, refugees to receive papal blessing in NYChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5057955a22674be687866f198224b861Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:19:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis will offer a special blessing to a group of immigrants and refugees during his visit to New York City later this month, highlighting two contentious issues in American politics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5057955a22674be687866f198224b861ACLU, Muslim inmates sue over Miami-Dade jail meal policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ea8926f80a14309a38fda49540ec7b5Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:05:48 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida and four inmates have filed a federal lawsuit challenging Miami-Dade County's refusal to provide religious-based meals to Muslims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ea8926f80a14309a38fda49540ec7b5The Latest: NFL commissioner promises 'Deflategate' appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d86a4f5df504b00845e3cc17ff24c68Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:25:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on a federal judge's decision to overturn the NFL's four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the "Deflategate" scandal (all times Eastern):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d86a4f5df504b00845e3cc17ff24c68Governor urges nuke plant owners to correct federal concernshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/731dac28b7ce4d6f85567cbd20b8b31eThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:07:46 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is urging the owners of the Pilgrim nuclear plant to take "corrective actions" in response to concerns raised by federal regulators.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/731dac28b7ce4d6f85567cbd20b8b31eRenzi to Ecclestone on Italian GP: 'Leave Monza alone'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e4dfe2b961c4da18f4be87d58ab7c61Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:13:02 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Italian Premier Matteo Renzi has a message for Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone: "Leave Monza alone."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e4dfe2b961c4da18f4be87d58ab7c61North Dakota frat probed in alleged assault, anti-gay tauntshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db13202968df4559976260f9430523a6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:33:34 GMTGRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — A University of North Dakota fraternity chapter has been placed on limited operations pending a police investigation into whether a gay man was assaulted and subjected to taunts about his sexual orientation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db13202968df4559976260f9430523a6German soccer clubs, fans rush to support migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/153e39de615f49fb807f31049f42bc75Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:05:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A training camp for migrant children. A $1.1 million donation. German lessons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/153e39de615f49fb807f31049f42bc75Pope visit this month presents unprecedented security issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b35f0b95c2471f9daf9183f0acfa21Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:57:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Those planning security for the New York City leg of the upcoming United States visit of Pope Francis have circled Sept. 25 on their calendars as the perfect storm.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b35f0b95c2471f9daf9183f0acfa21Guatemala president resigns amid corruption probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/374225a2bc5f47219d70af6f2efb3d03Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:06:34 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina resigned in the face of a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink, and arrived at court Thursday morning to hear the charges against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/374225a2bc5f47219d70af6f2efb3d03US: Military, diplomatic families can leave Turkey base areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c27a9a20ef084d06b96bac5f7aafcb30Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:49:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of military and diplomatic family members near Incirlik air base in southern Turkey are being told they can leave the country, U.S. officials said Thursday, citing increased worries about security threats in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c27a9a20ef084d06b96bac5f7aafcb30Amateur paleontologist finds rare fossil of fish in Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18cfe7261eaa4366882f070925fc5219Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:07:57 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Growing up, Stephanie Leco often would dig in her backyard and imagine finding fossils of a tyrannosaurus rex. She was fascinated with the idea of holding something in her hand that was millions of years old and would give her insight on how the world evolved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18cfe7261eaa4366882f070925fc5219Plan targets health care bias against transgender peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a16621daee4f4106b9f3836cd2c8a2fcThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:25:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system, expanding anti-bias protections in the president's health overhaul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a16621daee4f4106b9f3836cd2c8a2fcClinton camp urged ex-State Dept. employee to testifyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea673bfa982d42f8ac65cb2e2184e4b7Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:22:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aides to presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton urged a former State Department employee who helped set up her private email server to testify before a House investigative panel, but the staffer has said he will assert his constitutional right not to testify.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea673bfa982d42f8ac65cb2e2184e4b7The Latest: Austria to confront Hungary on migrant treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c394da396d9a43638b281a39d85e8ef2Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:44:07 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c394da396d9a43638b281a39d85e8ef2Clerk in gay marriage case to appear in federal courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7164fb7e7522468eb3b5ea319bc08344Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:00:16 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — The county clerk in Kentucky who has repeatedly defied court orders by refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples is set to go before a federal judge Thursday and could be held in contempt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7164fb7e7522468eb3b5ea319bc08344Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and company leader, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e017e395894957b54c78d2883743c4Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:17:22 GMTFREEPORT, Maine (AP) — Leon Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean who led a modernization of his family's outdoor clothing and gear retail business after the founder's death, died Thursday. He was 80.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e017e395894957b54c78d2883743c4The Latest: 1 Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ab6d8e944846b79d50151fa23f5f7cThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:18:02 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — The latest on a helicopter incident that killed one Marine and injured 11 others at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ab6d8e944846b79d50151fa23f5f7cPirelli inquiry places blame for F1 tire problems on debrishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6dd6abc770949479de63c31fc6851c1Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:07:14 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Formula One tire supplier Pirelli blamed debris on the track and prolonged usage for a "highly unusual number of cuts" to the rubber at the Belgian Grand Prix, which was marred by frightening tire deterioration on the cars of Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6dd6abc770949479de63c31fc6851c1The Latest: Lawmaker asked minister about asylum for familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aca1da70abbc4525b0cf64859a182ceaThu, 03 Sep 2015 17:09:23 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aca1da70abbc4525b0cf64859a182ceaBoat overturns on Mali lake, killing at least 18 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9667f1e1f5b45ec93a3bff88f159317Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:27 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Authorities say at least 18 people are dead in central Mali after a boat overturned on a lake there during heavy winds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9667f1e1f5b45ec93a3bff88f159317Iran Parliament speaker expects heated debate on nuke dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ecf447a6da748acb13dcc9673e7fad7Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:00:04 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's Parliament speaker said Thursday he expects a heated debate among Iranian lawmakers before they vote on the nuclear deal between his country and six world powers in about a month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ecf447a6da748acb13dcc9673e7fad7'Slave Trade' video game altered after social media backlashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afc24143128642c8a3f7f9a307c45210Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:22 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An educational video game has been edited following a social media backlash over a scene depicting slaves being packed into a ship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afc24143128642c8a3f7f9a307c452101 Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter hard landinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ad8a78197d4c12bba7af8c6dcd139cThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:30:52 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — A heavy-lift military helicopter landed harder and faster than normal during a nighttime training exercise in North Carolina, killing one U.S. Marine and injuring 11 others, the military said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ad8a78197d4c12bba7af8c6dcd139cHead of UN investigative panel on Syria calls IS 'desperate'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b6a361912374580b493896ba7b00051Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:06:58 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Islamic State group appears "desperate" and is losing ground to Kurdish fighters who are battling the radicals "on behalf of humanity," the head of a U.N. panel on Syria said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b6a361912374580b493896ba7b00051Bush: Trump 'too pessimistic,' will lead GOP to 2016 defeathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b38a5aa2337d41258939311ef7ee7cd0Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:07:00 GMTHAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Jeb Bush says Donald Trump is "too pessimistic," and that picking the businessman as the Republican presidential nominee would lead the party to defeat on Election Day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b38a5aa2337d41258939311ef7ee7cd0Car brands plans for Apple CarPlay, Google's Android Autohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a72e1413c72b4a1ca7dbb955dcff8368Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:02:47 GMTA look at two dozen automotive brands and plans for Apple CarPlay and Google's Android Auto:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a72e1413c72b4a1ca7dbb955dcff8368The Latest: Squalid conditions for migrants in Budapesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5a47a6d3b504c20ac9227cd2ec3237aThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:58:03 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5a47a6d3b504c20ac9227cd2ec3237aJudge sides with Brady, NFL promises 'Deflategate' appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e6e7fde6764fd5b44b2e1b8d1317d0Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:43:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A judge let the air out of "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league will appeal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e6e7fde6764fd5b44b2e1b8d1317d0Berlin gadget show: Tiny PCs and high-end handsetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f92c1788f9c9497b9717db631fa156c2Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:28:07 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Gadget makers have been showcasing their latest gear at Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin, this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f92c1788f9c9497b9717db631fa156c2Production of Ovation guitars resuming in Connecticuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74f149287f044c64802c787c3c9f7dd7Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:23:26 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut factory that produced Ovation guitars for nearly a half century before closing last year will be making the renowned instruments once again, thanks to factory employees' efforts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74f149287f044c64802c787c3c9f7dd7VENICE WATCH: 'Beasts' teen star impresses; Tucci talks foodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5025e0c4dde042068861cb293673ca4bThu, 03 Sep 2015 17:07:23 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here's what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5025e0c4dde042068861cb293673ca4bTargeting Trump, GOP seeks loyalty pledge from 2016 hopefulshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb1c572523a74b4ebd492589f25a8bc6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican candidates for president started putting pen to paper on Thursday, pledging not to mount a third-party bid as they awaited news that front-runner Donald Trump may do the same.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb1c572523a74b4ebd492589f25a8bc6Attorney general: Woman who died in jail was being monitoredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e00474672ca412c9d3f8a7e52ae6e87Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:49:07 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A 24-year-old South Dakota woman who suffered a fatal methamphetamine overdose while in custody was asked repeatedly by jail staff whether she had taken any illegal drugs and was moved to a holding cell for special monitoring after her cellmate requested medical attention for her, state authorities said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e00474672ca412c9d3f8a7e52ae6e87Washington Supreme Court rules against Backpage.comhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6be06cd7fefa42408e1a54d9db278cc9Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:44:22 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Supreme Court has ruled in favor of three young girls who sued Backpage.com after they were sold as prostitutes on the site.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6be06cd7fefa42408e1a54d9db278cc94 men accused of stealing nearly 1,200 student laptopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/627ae141c8054b89a881500ada574cb7Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:27:24 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A pair of brothers and two other men have been accused of stealing nearly 1,200 laptops bound for public school students in New Jersey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/627ae141c8054b89a881500ada574cb7Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/535e91a16d9a457a878d9c5ff25d645cThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:09:00 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," has died of complications of Parkinson's disease. He was 84.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/535e91a16d9a457a878d9c5ff25d645cEuropean Central Bank ready to give eurozone more stimulushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad338322c744bae84e94e665465a001Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:57:39 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozone economy a bigger dose of stimulus if turmoil in China and weaker global growth hurt its modest recovery, President Mario Draghi said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad338322c744bae84e94e665465a001Trio charged with running $54M green-energy Ponzi schemehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8468e4e3e61f494994df5d43c01a6f0cThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:47:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors have charged three people with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme they say was built on promises of a green energy technology that would turn trash into fuel that they never developed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8468e4e3e61f494994df5d43c01a6f0c9/11 recovery workers: Congress must renew health programshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56c7a9af796743ee8e6f735f5980136fThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:46:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of 9/11 recovery workers are demanding that Congress renew programs offering money and heath care to people exposed to toxic dust after the terror attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56c7a9af796743ee8e6f735f5980136fThe Latest: Uncle: Drowned Syrian boys had worn lifejacketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95e0323c5ee14f7584d7b81e706bc28bThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:18:42 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95e0323c5ee14f7584d7b81e706bc28bThe Latest: Bail set over lie in cop shooting investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9509cc00d83243a58a1adb7a6f387ae6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:07:53 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9509cc00d83243a58a1adb7a6f387ae6Man shoots self while trying to show gun wouldn't firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80ca951e7290448c9990ae93ae7b09d3Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:33:43 GMTOVERGAARD, Ariz. (AP) — A 23-year-old Phoenix man is in critical condition after shooting himself in the head while trying to show that a handgun could not be fired while he had the safety mechanism engaged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80ca951e7290448c9990ae93ae7b09d3Nigerian army reinstates more than 3,000 soldiers firedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a57e0084d994fde969641e3f10b2d86Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:17:04 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — More than 3,000 soldiers who were dismissed from the Nigerian army for alleged indiscipline ?in the ongoing war with Boko Haram Islamic extremists in the northeast of the country have been reinstated, an army spokesman said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a57e0084d994fde969641e3f10b2d86Jamieson, Gaunt lead on 1st day of Russian Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ec00b6c50564bb9ac3d8c136d046fa3Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:09:41 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Scott Jamieson and Daniel Gaunt took a share of the lead at the Russian Open with 6-under 65s in Thursday's first round.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ec00b6c50564bb9ac3d8c136d046fa3Man accused of kidnap hoax, bombing ex-wife's househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/652126dcc0b347f894938d99d47182c4Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:55:46 GMTNATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — An Oklahoma man is accused of creating bogus social media accounts and claiming he'd been kidnapped to try to get his ex-wife's attention, and later bombing her house in Louisiana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/652126dcc0b347f894938d99d47182c4Bubba Watson sits out pro-am with back strainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1058cf89cff4454b61134ade8e99d78Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:05:24 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson skipped the Deutsche Bank Championship pro-am Thursday because of a mild back injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1058cf89cff4454b61134ade8e99d78The Latest: Prosecutor to seek jail for Guatemalan presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfe6cffb30514cbb818e20e4d8429d66Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:54:34 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — The latest on the resignation of Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfe6cffb30514cbb818e20e4d8429d66ABC Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusivenesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bced2bbd51274002ae18cc7a7c3b6e05Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The television network that gets the most praise from an advocacy group that monitors content featuring gays, lesbians and transgender people has "family" in its name and targets an audience of teenage girls and young women.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bced2bbd51274002ae18cc7a7c3b6e05The Latest: Syrian father distraught after deaths at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15e78298ef84429aa7161b0660738983Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:00:00 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15e78298ef84429aa7161b0660738983Apple, Google bring smartphone functions to car dashboardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6684fff8059441828fdb1ea2b655a739Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:57:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6684fff8059441828fdb1ea2b655a739