FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Sep 2015 07:08:36 -07:00Rioters rampage against residence law in northeast India, 01 Sep 2015 13:56:25 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Rioters set fire to the homes of seven lawmakers during a rampage to protest new legislation defining who can claim to be from the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, police said Tuesday. head: Global growth likely to be weaker than expected, 01 Sep 2015 13:48:48 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund says global economic growth is likely to be weaker than earlier expected and will remain at moderate levels. to celebrate 10-year anniversary with ad-free day, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pandora will celebrate its 10-year anniversary with a day of free advertisements. crime museum in DC closing at the end of September, 01 Sep 2015 13:03:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's National Museum of Crime & Punishment has announced it will be closing its doors soon. Latest: Supreme Court weighs appeals of death row inmate, 01 Sep 2015 12:53:28 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The latest on the scheduled execution of Missouri inmate Roderick Nunley, who was convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing a 15-year-old girl in Kansas City in 1989 (all times local): sentenced to life with no parole walks free in Missouri, 01 Sep 2015 12:52:50 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison without parole on a marijuana-related charge walked out of a Missouri prison a free man on Tuesday, after spending two decades behind bars. to let Prime members download videos, 01 Sep 2015 13:49:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos. in Azerbaijan sentenced to 7½ years in prison, 01 Sep 2015 12:44:54 GMTBAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — A court in Azerbaijan has convicted investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova of several financial crimes and sentenced her to 7½ years in prison, in a case widely criticized by human rights organizations. being built at Rhode Island university collapses, 01 Sep 2015 13:59:44 GMTSMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — An athletic building under construction at a private Rhode Island university has collapsed, injuring six construction workers. Downs upgrading premium clubhouse seating, 01 Sep 2015 13:56:08 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs plans to offer more premium seating with an $18 million project expected to be done in time for next year's Kentucky Derby. Brecht-Schall, Bertolt Brecht's daughter, dies at 84, 01 Sep 2015 12:56:33 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German actress Barbara Brecht-Schall, the daughter and main heir of playwright Bertolt Brecht, has died. She was 84. flight diverted after passengers become disorderly, 01 Sep 2015 12:59:55 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Southwest Airlines says a Chicago-bound flight has been diverted to Texas after a group of passengers became disorderly. Latest: 5th suspect in deaths of 71 migrants in jail, 01 Sep 2015 13:17:36 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET): girl delivered in back of Uber car by Lincoln Tunnel, 01 Sep 2015 13:50:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Officials say a baby girl was successfully delivered in the backseat of an Uber car parked at the mouth of the Lincoln Tunnel. auto sales expected to drop in August, 01 Sep 2015 12:37:42 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler's U.S. sales rose 2 percent in August thanks to strong demand for Jeep SUVs. in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisis, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:27 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Upset migrants chanted "Freedom! Freedom!" and demanded to use their train tickets Tuesday after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic from its main terminal in Budapest and cleared the station of hundreds of migrants trying to board trains for Austria and Germany. start between Orlando and Dubai, 01 Sep 2015 13:09:50 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando tourism officials say the start of flights between Orlando International Airport and Dubai should tap new markets of tourists in the Middle East and Asia. scandal becomes exhibit at Mob Museum in Las Vegas, 01 Sep 2015 13:29:40 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The same museum that chronicles Sin City's mob beginnings led by underworld criminals like Bugsy Siegel is hoping to score with an exhibit exploring FIFA's wide-ranging corruption scandal. Movie Preview: Highlights from September-December, 01 Sep 2015 12:34:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Though the fall movie season is traditionally the time of year when Hollywood gets serious, this fall is stuffed with spectacles. Turkey arrested journalist to deter foreign media, 01 Sep 2015 12:59:26 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A lawyer representing two Vice News journalists and their assistant has denounced a Turkish court's decision to arrest them on terror-related charges, calling it a government attempt to deter foreign media from reporting on the conflict with Kurdish rebels. Things to Know for Today, 01 Sep 2015 13:05:39 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: Korean choir gives military-inspired concert in Russia, 01 Sep 2015 13:16:52 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The North Korean National Choir has performed for the first time in the Russian capital, putting on a military-inspired concert. anti-dolphin-hunt activist arrested in Japan, 01 Sep 2015 13:32:54 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Former "Flipper" trainer Ric O'Barry was released by police late Tuesday after being arrested for not carrying his passport while in Japan to protest a dophin hunt due to begin this week. prime minister says bombing suspect arrested at border, 01 Sep 2015 13:23:31 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago, the prime minister announced Tuesday. He said the suspect resembles a yellow-shirted man in a surveillance video who police say planted the bomb. 'Star Wars' toy rush begins with 'Disney Infinity', 01 Sep 2015 12:46:40 GMTWhen it comes to "Star Wars," some aliens in a different galaxy said it best: Resistance is futile. museum closing at the end of September, 01 Sep 2015 13:06:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's National Museum of Crime & Punishment has announced that it will be closing its doors soon. 'Everest' to Depp, highlights of the Venice Film fest, 01 Sep 2015 13:40:08 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — It's a sure sign that summer's over and the awards season is around the corner — the feast of fall film festivals. markets drop after bleak Chinese industry report, 01 Sep 2015 13:45:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More signs of weakness in China's economy are sending global stock markets sharply lower., aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email, 01 Sep 2015 13:01:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other forms of unsecure electronic communication, according to the latest batch of messages released by the agency from Clinton's tenure as secretary of state. spotlight Lebanon dysfunction, but reforms elusive, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:06 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Anti-government demonstrators in Lebanon have staged three large rallies in the past two weeks and a small group Tuesday stormed the environment ministry to press demands for reform. Here's a look at what's behind the protests, the most significant public expression of frustration with Lebanon's dysfunctional system of government in years., wings and Ellen: Meet the Miss America hopefuls, 01 Sep 2015 13:08:31 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — This year, Georgia is from Oklahoma — Georgia Frazier, that is, a cancer survivor and daughter of a former New York Yankees pitcher who holds an inauspicious World Series record. Police search family house of train attacker, 01 Sep 2015 12:37:26 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police have searched the family house of the Moroccan man arrested for trying to stage an attack on a high-speed train traveling to Paris late last month. prosecutor, tax official detained on bribe charges, 01 Sep 2015 13:38:26 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have detained a prosecutor and a senior tax official on suspicion they took bribes from a businessman to resolve a court case in his favor. Angeles City Council poised to vote on 2024 Olympic plan, 01 Sep 2015 12:54:55 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A month after Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympic Games collapsed, Los Angeles appears on the verge of stepping in as the replacement U.S. candidate. scraps Olympic logo over plagiarism allegation, 01 Sep 2015 12:39:24 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers on Tuesday decided to scrap the logo for the 2020 Games following another allegation its Japanese designer might have used copied materials. suicide attacks kill 12 Iraqi troops, militiamen, 01 Sep 2015 13:33:24 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a series of suicide attacks by the Islamic State group outside a town in Anbar province west of Baghdad killed 12 soldiers and allied Sunni militiamen. clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenses, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:25 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky has again refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, invoking her religious beliefs and "God's authority" — this time in defiance of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her. House panel mulls 2 lawmakers' fitness for office, 01 Sep 2015 13:51:57 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan legislative committee has held the first of several disciplinary hearings for two lawmakers who are accused of misusing public resources to hide an extramarital affair. struggles to sell rescued bank, 01 Sep 2015 13:29:39 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal is having trouble selling Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged from last year's collapse of major lender Banco Espirito Santo. parade draws Putin, but few other major world leaders, 01 Sep 2015 13:14:52 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Russian leader Vladimir Putin, South Korean President Park Geun-hye and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon shine at the top of China's guest list at this week's grand commemorations of the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat in World War II. After them, the wattage gets pretty low. dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnership, 01 Sep 2015 13:56:03 GMTHilton is hailing the ride sharing service Uber to help guests reach its hotels and then explore the city where they are staying. Maryland correctional dogs die of heat exhaustion, 01 Sep 2015 13:15:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say two Maryland correctional dogs died from heat exhaustion when a vehicle's air conditioner failed. Latest: Husband: Kentucky clerk is 'standing for God', 01 Sep 2015 13:52:30 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local): group stages sit-in at ministry over trash crisis, 01 Sep 2015 13:34:12 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese protesters broke into the Environment Ministry in downtown Beirut Tuesday, staging a sit-in outside the minister's office and demanding his resignation over the country's snowballing trash crisis. Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion', 01 Sep 2015 13:26:42 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis declared Tuesday he is allowing all priests in the church's upcoming Year of Mercy to absolve women of the "sin of abortion" if they repent with a "contrite heart." Jones average sinks 300 points in early trading following weak China manufacturing data, 01 Sep 2015 13:35:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dow Jones average sinks 300 points in early trading following weak China manufacturing data., Thai journalists acquitted of defaming Thai navy, 01 Sep 2015 13:19:12 GMTPHUKET, Thailand (AP) — An Australian journalist and his Thai colleague were acquitted Tuesday in a criminal defamation lawsuit filed by Thailand's navy over an online news report about the trafficking of refugees from Myanmar. Latest: Kentucky clerk invokes 'God's authority', 01 Sep 2015 12:44:28 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses (all times local): development in California solitary confinement lawsuit, 01 Sep 2015 13:59:22 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Attorneys representing inmates held in California's notorious isolation cells say there is a major development in a lawsuit challenging the practice. primer on where pope stands on gays, divorce, climate, 01 Sep 2015 13:35:27 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is expected to raise issues ranging from climate change to income inequality when he visits Cuba and the United States Sept. 19-27. Francis has launched an agenda of reform in the Vatican and in the global church, prioritizing different issues and counseling a more merciful message. Here's a primer on where the pope stands on key issues.