FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 05 Sep 2015 09:19:06 -07:00Ohio voters' measured view of 2016 race as wild summer fadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d13aea27b974e6dafe9aa2520c21284Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:22 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's been a tumultuous political summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d13aea27b974e6dafe9aa2520c21284'Significant' new evidence found in Illinois cop slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9adbdc8b25634cfea0f83438fa225e36Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:59:00 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities investigating the slaying of a northern Illinois police officer say they've recovered a new piece of "significant" evidence from the crime scene.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9adbdc8b25634cfea0f83438fa225e36Spain police bust drug plantation set up by inmate on leavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed2cd85966e241bcbb7d66c8f8f23ec2Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:49 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities who raided what is thought to be the country's largest outdoor marijuana planation didn't have far to look for the prime suspect. He was in jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed2cd85966e241bcbb7d66c8f8f23ec2Protests in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb360ef1bf6149b181d98a7974f09bbdSat, 05 Sep 2015 15:02:49 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Anti-government violence erupted Saturday in a southern Syrian province that had largely stayed on the sidelines of the country's civil war, a day after the killing of a prominent cleric in rare explosions that claimed the lives of at least 25 others, activists and pro-government media said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb360ef1bf6149b181d98a7974f09bbdAuthorities struggle to identify dead in migrant tragedieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70541e38e6e2438cbc6258ea380ffbc7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 16:01:20 GMTMILAN (AP) — Adal Netuse, an Eritrean immigrant whose brother drowned in a smuggler's boat while trying to reach Italy in 2013, knows all too well what might be in store for the relatives of those who died last month in a similar accident in the Mediterranean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70541e38e6e2438cbc6258ea380ffbc7Former archbishop accused of abuse buried in Polandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c93e53a1d16401dabc9db54204ff828Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:11:54 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish church on Saturday buried a former papal diplomat who was charged by a Vatican court of sexually abusing minors and possessing child pornography but who died before he answered the accusations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c93e53a1d16401dabc9db54204ff828What to watch for in the Republican 2016 race this fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479cd8a831ca4e3796f87b5b901bba30Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:45:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It was a chaotic summer for the unruly pack of 17 major Republican presidential contenders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479cd8a831ca4e3796f87b5b901bba30Toll from Yemen rebel attack rises as 10 Saudi troops killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c774eb1b91c6449fbe812b97c0eec715Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:55:42 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi Arabia's military said Saturday that 10 of its troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen, raising the death toll in the attack to at least 55 coalition troops killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c774eb1b91c6449fbe812b97c0eec715Rwanda names 24 baby mountain gorillas in annual traditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e92ad3e1da417b836532f5c6147f39Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:42:54 GMTKINIGI, Rwanda (AP) — Youths wearing gorilla costumes and rubber boots grunted and scampered in front of Rwanda's president on Saturday during the ceremonial naming of 24 baby mountain gorillas in the African country, where the critically endangered animals live in volcano-studded forests that are visited by increasing numbers of foreign tourists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e92ad3e1da417b836532f5c6147f39Utah honors Joe Hill _ hero to many, murderer to othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88b1caab62fe4f45939cbe6455e627e8Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:23:40 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Labor activist and songwriter Joe Hill is revered by many as a hero and martyr.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88b1caab62fe4f45939cbe6455e627e8Ohio death row quandary: 2 dozen executions, no lethal drugshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dfc0841efd442fcbcd5ed9f911206f4Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:39:11 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state now has two dozen condemned killers with firm execution dates, but with four months before the first one, it still doesn't have the lethal drugs it needs to carry them out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dfc0841efd442fcbcd5ed9f911206f4France's far-right National Front tries to move past feudhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88f345383e6479390bf0e8f7badef2cSat, 05 Sep 2015 12:58:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's far-right National Front is holding a party-wide meeting, hoping to move past a family feud that has pitted its head, Marine Le Pen, against her father.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88f345383e6479390bf0e8f7badef2cSuperheroes, for once, don't rule Hollywood's summerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d56fa40daff74d6284306c11d3442cd1Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:26:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After a lackluster 2014 summer, Hollywood has bounced back with one of its best seasons ever. But the most surprising part of the turnaround is that superheroes aren't the ones who saved the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d56fa40daff74d6284306c11d3442cd1Clinton says she didn't 'stop and think' about email setuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63310ebcdcac46649f42ede7edda963bSat, 05 Sep 2015 15:41:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says her use of a private email system at the State Department wasn't the "best choice" and acknowledged she didn't "stop and think" about her email setup when she became President Barack Obama's secretary of state in 2009.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63310ebcdcac46649f42ede7edda963bExhaustion, elation as 5,000 migrants reach Austria, Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51d844ab59a54a03befc124e974cd65aSat, 05 Sep 2015 14:40:10 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of exhausted, elated people fleeing their Arab and Asian homelands reached their dream destinations of Germany and Austria on Saturday, completing epic journeys by boat, bus, train and foot to escape war and poverty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51d844ab59a54a03befc124e974cd65aTyler Perry posts tribute video for late the Bobbi Kristinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7328d6f55e7d4302b2bb01763e066655Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:42:00 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Filmmaker Tyler Perry paid homage to the late Bobbi Kristina Brown through a tribute video that was shown during her private funeral in August.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7328d6f55e7d4302b2bb01763e066655Hamilton takes 7th straight F1 pole at Monza; Ferrari 2-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c1d126e43a54ece9092b9f33b78a6a0Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:19:47 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, although Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg qualified only fourth at the Italian Grand Prix on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c1d126e43a54ece9092b9f33b78a6a0Pope's apology doesn't change opinions on canonizationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f2c21f45d544389a5fd9e111d734171Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:04:00 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pope Francis' apology for the Roman Catholic Church's crimes against indigenous peoples has not softened opposition among some California Native Americans to his decision to canonize 18th-century Franciscan missionary Junipero Serra.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f2c21f45d544389a5fd9e111d734171Giant sinkhole in Russia's Urals growing in sizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a91a0cbac35543c0a7298f8cff14ae64Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:54:49 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A giant sinkhole that appeared in the Russian city of Solikamsk nine months ago is growing in size.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a91a0cbac35543c0a7298f8cff14ae64Saudi military spokesman: Rebel attack in Yemen's Marib province also killed 10 Saudi troopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e006b4efccb46c3a4daff44a68a2471Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:28:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Saudi military spokesman: Rebel attack in Yemen's Marib province also killed 10 Saudi troops.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e006b4efccb46c3a4daff44a68a2471Taubman artwork loaned to DIA among pieces up for auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a60c523de3d4e35a0b32f7a114b6c2bSat, 05 Sep 2015 14:51:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Works loaned to the Detroit Institute of Arts by developer A. Alfred Taubman will be among pieces in his collection to be auctioned off in the coming months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a60c523de3d4e35a0b32f7a114b6c2bFormer Portugal premier released to house arrest amid probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3fed702632b4a1b943f8bc9dc38fbb8Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:13:24 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Portuguese judge has released former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates from jail where he spent over nine months on suspicion of corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3fed702632b4a1b943f8bc9dc38fbb8Japan lifts evacuation order for town near doomed nuke planthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92fb45e0177245878c6fa9146a8c0cdeSat, 05 Sep 2015 14:43:10 GMTNARAHA, Japan (AP) — Japan's government on Saturday lifted a 4 1/2-year-old evacuation order for the northeastern town of Naraha that had sent all of the town's 7,400 residents away following the disaster at the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92fb45e0177245878c6fa9146a8c0cdeNational lab reports violations of hazardous waste permithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2afb84552ca46b6912c2217f4ef4a46Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:57:25 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Top officials at one of the nation's premier federal laboratories say an extensive review has turned up violations in how the lab has handled hundreds of containers of radioactive waste during the past decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2afb84552ca46b6912c2217f4ef4a46Guest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58e250675d949508bad599a226ae34dSat, 05 Sep 2015 15:09:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58e250675d949508bad599a226ae34dMinority winemakers look to change industry's stereotypeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d908a5ce5cf04f78924e8f23599effaeSat, 05 Sep 2015 14:38:01 GMTNORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) — Bertony Faustin didn't set out to be Oregon's first black winemaker. He just wanted to make good wine. But the disbelief that often comes when customers realize a black man owns the winery has worn on him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d908a5ce5cf04f78924e8f23599effaeMichigan lawmakers weigh discipline for pair in sex scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9ac97fadb3345fdb66fa383a5682553Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:38:30 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Emboldened after defeating establishment Republicans, newly elected tea party Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat set out to shake up Michigan's Capitol — quickly announcing a "contract for liberty" and attacking the GOP governor over proposed tax hikes and overspending.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9ac97fadb3345fdb66fa383a5682553Tennessee school removes gender-neutral pronouns from sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c0e7d8352e942698f4483ef8d1300ecSat, 05 Sep 2015 15:57:11 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The University of Tennessee says references to the use of gender-neutral pronouns such as "ze" are being removed from a school website.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c0e7d8352e942698f4483ef8d1300ecThe Latest: Subdued demonstration in Paris backs migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f26aad2a7a74e3c80e57272cf3677d6Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:43:53 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f26aad2a7a74e3c80e57272cf3677d6Stretch of Mississippi River in Ky. reopens after oil spillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abfec024c494655bf3112d3832988d1Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:13:47 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ky. (AP) — A 17-mile stretch of Mississippi River in Kentucky has reopened with restrictions after it was closed following a collision between two tow boats that spilled more than 120,000 gallons of oil into the waterway, the U.S. Coast Guard said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abfec024c494655bf3112d3832988d1Islamists dominate cities in Morocco local electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c0820a64e9461b9d6f97581f97b5f5Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:37:12 GMTRABAT, Morocco (AP) — Morocco's Islamist party dominated this North African kingdom's urban areas in local elections, but trailed in total seats behind two parties with strong backing in the countryside, according to final results announced Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c0820a64e9461b9d6f97581f97b5f5New England's ports, long past prime, seek to stage comebackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1707cfd9a9b44c7380dc0c0723bfc816Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:32:58 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The noise and bustle of nearby neighborhoods fade away at New Haven's sprawling port. An oil and chemical tanker floats placidly at a dock. A tug pushes a barge out in Long Island Sound. Only occasionally do trucks rumble up to a scrap metal business or deliver materials for road work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1707cfd9a9b44c7380dc0c0723bfc816Families of shooting victims lead Days of Grace rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921ba71e83ad48af9ed06636d8c48032Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:38:13 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The pastor of a church where nine African-Americans were killed says he knows good works can come from the tragedy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921ba71e83ad48af9ed06636d8c48032Thai police seek 10th suspect in deadly Bangkok bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11805e164e29491da32ab070864b9c19Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:48:04 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Saturday that they are looking for a 10th suspect in last month's bombing of a landmark in central Bangkok that killed 20 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11805e164e29491da32ab070864b9c19Obama to award arts medals to Sally Field, Stephen Kinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95ad516f51434727b57c2031df234502Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:58:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Actress Sally Field and author Stephen King are among luminaries set to receive a National Medal of Arts or a National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95ad516f51434727b57c2031df234502Utah event honors Joe Hill, hero to many, murderer to othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b49eb90215f434cbfe8fc78ca0bbd33Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:32:22 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Labor activist and songwriter Joe Hill is revered by many as a hero and martyr. To others, Hill was a murderer who gunned down a Salt Lake City grocer and his son and got what he deserved when he was executed by firing squad in 1915.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b49eb90215f434cbfe8fc78ca0bbd33Small farewell party transforms into huge gay celebrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e992468bf5f74d6ca491ef5167970dfbSat, 05 Sep 2015 14:40:45 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — What started as a small costume party held to bid farewell to a friend has blossomed into a huge annual celebration of gay culture that's headed into its 44th year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e992468bf5f74d6ca491ef5167970dfbFishing in New Bedford: 3 centuries and still going stronghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ba70b16e5042bdbb05b3913b135c46Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:24:06 GMTNEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — For three centuries, fishing has been a way of life in New Bedford — and it's still going strong.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ba70b16e5042bdbb05b3913b135c46The Latest: Hungarian PM says migrant crisis not resolvedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5e30f0392bc42749e77c339319948f7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:10:09 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5e30f0392bc42749e77c339319948f7Aretha Franklin reacts to blocking screening of documentaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d57bbd7b0ec64cab82e7942bc142cae1Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:42:43 GMTDENVER (AP) — Aretha Franklin is expressing her relief after a federal judge blocked The Telluride Film Festival screening of a documentary about a 1972 concert without the singer's consent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d57bbd7b0ec64cab82e7942bc142cae1Plainclothes cops keep eye out for Times Square hustlershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d964f7678c2e44429bc1ca71339272a1Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:54:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In the summer of topless, painted women in Times Square, a team of New York Police Department officers fanned out on a recent night in their own getups — shorts, T-shirts and backpacks that allowed them to blend in with the crowd.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d964f7678c2e44429bc1ca71339272a1Kristen Stewart, Nicholas Hoult get emotional in 'Equals'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d56bcf7bd7334106beb3185f326fb595Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:31:59 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — The movie business: What's love got to do with it? For director Drake Doremus, everything.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d56bcf7bd7334106beb3185f326fb595New England port lore: Whaling, pizza and a perfect stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21d39f12d6d4453b9903d4ba29c693f7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:19:04 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — New England's ports are reinventing themselves to compete with one another and from larger ones, but they were once legendary. From one of the world's great whaling ports to the Navy's first submarine base and the city featured in "The Perfect Storm," here is a look at their lore:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21d39f12d6d4453b9903d4ba29c693f7Hamilton takes 7th straight pole but Ferrari is close behindhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a8b5667663a45508e32bdda52692c71Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:26:27 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, while Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari fans something to cheer about at their home Italian Grand Prix by qualifying second and third Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a8b5667663a45508e32bdda52692c71Schools face incomplete data after Common Core test troubleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b437e2313e34feb8b41ffa6b7f86051Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:57:37 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Last school year, Common Core-aligned standardized tests marched forward, going from paper-and-pencil to the computer to allow for questions to adapt in difficulty based on a student's answer. A new baseline of testing data was expected as a result. However, many states had technical issues with the electronic form that left them unable to complete the testing. Others saw an unprecedented spread of refusals. That means a new school year without complete testing data in many areas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b437e2313e34feb8b41ffa6b7f86051Toll from Yemen rebel attack rises, 10 Saudi troops killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2c56d963f7543b0b82db416782d17d1Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:37:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A Saudi military spokesman said Saturday that 10 of the nation's troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen's Marib province, raising the death toll from the attack to at least 55. It was the first public acknowledgement by the Saudis that they have ground troops in Yemen, where they are leading a coalition to roll back gains by the Shiite rebels known as Houthis and their allies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2c56d963f7543b0b82db416782d17d1Tourism, businesses find uneasy balance at New England portshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90363dfcbba46d7b4d17338e38632f0Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:21:52 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — From the cab of his seafood truck, Louis Giannola watches pedestrians wandering with their noses in their phones as shoppers, diners and frustrated motorists crowd Commercial Street on busy summer days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90363dfcbba46d7b4d17338e38632f0What to watch for in the Democratic 2016 race this fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c1c2d91bc2426eadb57e49983b292eSat, 05 Sep 2015 13:42:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The dog days of summer are over for the Democratic presidential candidates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c1c2d91bc2426eadb57e49983b292eHamilton takes pole but Ferrari is close behind in Monzahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6370ef518d4e42ceb5f15d2f9e416670Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:55:27 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, while Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari fans something to cheer about at their home Italian Grand Prix by qualifying second and third Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6370ef518d4e42ceb5f15d2f9e416670No union mines left in Kentucky, where labor wars once ragedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6700652cfe324832a50853e4e885a9f8Sat, 05 Sep 2015 15:00:57 GMTHARLAN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coal miners bled and died to unionize.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6700652cfe324832a50853e4e885a9f8