FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 12 Feb 2016 18:34:06 -08:00'Finally': Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader, 13 Feb 2016 02:18:08 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — With an exclamation of "Finally," Pope Francis embraced Patriarch Kirill on Friday in the first meeting between a pontiff and the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a brief but historic encounter held during a stopover in Cuba before the pope flew on to Mexico. Latest: Tennis star Milos Raonic dunks in celebrity game, 13 Feb 2016 01:26:13 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): Latest: Drake to handle introductions of All-Stars, 13 Feb 2016 01:52:52 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): identify cases of Syria chemical attacks to probe, 13 Feb 2016 00:10:56 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The international body charged with establishing who is responsible for chemical attacks in Syria says it has identified at least five potential cases for investigation — four where chlorine gas was allegedly used against rebel-held areas and one involving mustard gas. talks snagging a Grammy nod and finishing his album, 13 Feb 2016 01:23:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If ever you've laid eyes on Jidenna — the nattily dressed singer and emcee behind the Grammy-nominated anthem "Classic Man" — then certainly you remember him: He's straight out of a time machine with his fiery red hair, slicked into a dapper 1930s style, slim suits and a gold watch chain dangling from his pocket. presidential candidates make presentations to CONCACAF, 13 Feb 2016 00:52:49 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Four of the five candidates for FIFA president made presentations to CONCACAF officials Friday. woman serving life for granddaughter's running death has died, 13 Feb 2016 00:12:41 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama woman serving life for granddaughter's running death has died. says 5 chapters acknowledged hearing racist chant, 13 Feb 2016 00:04:29 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The fraternity connected to a racist chant caught on video at the University of Oklahoma last spring said Friday that members at five other chapters acknowledged hearing the chant over the last five years. more men charged in Southern jewelry robberies, 13 Feb 2016 00:08:29 GMTPANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Two more men accused of participating in a string of jewelry store robberies across the South are facing federal charges in Florida. Korea halts probe into fate of kidnapped Japanese, 13 Feb 2016 02:26:46 GMTTOKYO (AP) — North Korea has reacted angrily to new sanctions announced by Japan over its recent rocket launch and said in response it will halt an investigation into the fate of Japanese citizens it kidnapped decades ago. did El Nino go? Heat, dry spell stoke drought worry, 13 Feb 2016 00:49:36 GMTSONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Where did El Nino go? trade OF Khris Davis to Athletics for 2 prospects, 13 Feb 2016 01:03:20 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have traded power-hitting outfielder Khris Davis to the Oakland Athletics for a pair of prospects. leads No. 22 South Florida women past Cincinnati, 13 Feb 2016 02:05:16 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Courtney Williams scored 17 of her 22 points in the first half and No. 22 South Florida rolled to a 78-51 win over Cincinnati on Friday night. Democrats question Sanders' commitment to Obama, 13 Feb 2016 01:02:12 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign enlisted the support of black Democrats on Friday to undermine Bernie Sanders' push to claim a piece of President Barack Obama's legacy, arguing she is the rightful heir to the nation's first black president. 15-year-old girls fatally shot at Phoenix-area school, 13 Feb 2016 00:32:01 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Two 15-year-old girls died Friday in a shooting at a suburban Phoenix high school that initially caused panic among parents who could not reach their children but later emerged as a murder-suicide. shooter's mother says she thinks of victims daily, 13 Feb 2016 00:12:33 GMTDENVER (AP) — The mother of Columbine High School shooter Dylan Klebold says she didn't know anything was wrong with her son before the 1999 attack, and that she thinks about the victims and their families every day. Latest: Drake coaches Canada to celebrity game win, 13 Feb 2016 02:12:05 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): Capsules, 13 Feb 2016 00:43:29 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Sung Kang of South Korea had to scramble for par on the last hole Friday to set the course record at Monterey Peninsula with an 11-under 60. It gave him a share of the lead with Hiroshi Iwata, with Phil Mickelson in contention again at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. tops US in All-Star celebrity game, 74-63, 13 Feb 2016 02:24:01 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Drake outcoached Kevin Hart, and Win Butler was aptly named in the NBA All-Star celebrity game Friday night. Latest: Sanders ducks question about reparations, 13 Feb 2016 01:59:28 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times local): asks Catholic college's president to resign, 13 Feb 2016 01:31:55 GMTFaculty members of Mount St. Mary's University voted overwhelmingly Friday to ask the embattled president of the rural Maryland school to resign by Monday morning. 1st Notre Dame football player elected president, 13 Feb 2016 00:33:32 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Corey Robinson became the first Notre Dame football player elected as student body president this week. The wide receiver is used to multitasking.'s biggest regret at Harvard? Skipping economics, 13 Feb 2016 00:16:31 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Conan O'Brien was a prankster during his Harvard years, but he also credits his success to hard work in the classroom. and Mahut win to set up Rotterdam semifinal, 13 Feb 2016 00:08:36 GMTROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Martin Klizan of Slovakia saved five match points before beating Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday and setting up a semifinal against French qualifier Nicolas Mahut at the World Tennis Tournament. Latest: Art teacher killed in manhole cover accident, 13 Feb 2016 00:04:44 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of a woman whose vehicle was struck by a manhole cover on a Boston highway (all times local): deploys more Patriot missiles in South Korea, 13 Feb 2016 02:20:11 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States temporarily deployed an additional Patriot missile battery in South Korea in response to North Korea's nuclear test and a long-range rocket launch, ahead of talks next week to set up an even more sophisticated U.S. missile defense in a move that has worried China and Russia. senator calls for backup proof when gas leak sealed, 13 Feb 2016 01:11:49 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer called Friday for third-party air quality testing to confirm that a massive natural gas leak near Los Angeles has been permanently sealed and it's safe for residents to return home. Latest: Arizona school shooting was murder-suicide, 13 Feb 2016 00:18:27 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in a Phoenix suburb (all times local): of boy found dead in septic tank guilty of neglect, 13 Feb 2016 00:21:38 GMTPULASKI, Va. (AP) — The mother of a Virginia boy found dead in a septic tank has been convicted of neglect and abuse. Francis' plane has landed in Mexico City to start the pontiff's five-day visit., 13 Feb 2016 01:17:10 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Pope Francis' plane has landed in Mexico City to start the pontiff's five-day visit. flirts with 59 and doesn't even know it, 13 Feb 2016 00:35:40 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Sung Kang didn't know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano. He didn't realize the par at Monterey Peninsula was 71 until he scrambled for par on his final hole and realized while signing his card Friday that he set the course record with a career-low 60. would make men confirm marriage for ED medication, 13 Feb 2016 00:21:01 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky state lawmaker has filed a bill that would require men have at least two office visits and swear on a Bible they are married before a doctor could prescribe them erectile dysfunction medication. Californian wins Mavericks big-wave surf contest, 13 Feb 2016 00:51:57 GMTHALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — Northern Californian Nic Lamb won the prestigious big-wave surfing contest known as the Titans of Mavericks Friday. regents set measures to curb sexual assault, 13 Feb 2016 00:27:08 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University regents announced on Friday that they have approved added measures to improve the school's response to sexual assault incidents, including hiring more counselors and additional training for faculty and staff. called to home of 'affluenza' teen's dad, no charges, 13 Feb 2016 02:25:37 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Police said they were called to the residence of "affluenza teen" Ethan Couch's father on Friday to investigate claims that Fred Couch attacked his girlfriend, but she wouldn't cooperate and no charges were filed., Cuba to sign agreement on restarting commercial flights, 13 Feb 2016 01:44:02 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The United States and Cuba will sign an agreement next week to resume commercial air traffic for the first time in five decades, starting the clock on dozens of new flights operating daily by next fall, U.S. officials said Friday.'s email says shift to Flint River made too quickly, 13 Feb 2016 00:27:16 GMTAs the city of Flint, Michigan, prepared to begin drawing its drinking water from the Flint River, an official with the municipal water plant said his superiors were prodding him to move too quickly, an email released by the governor's office Friday shows. doctors revolt against escalating police abuses, 13 Feb 2016 00:33:12 GMTCAIRO (AP) — When a doctor at a Cairo hospital told a police officer that his cut didn't require stitches, the response was startling and brutal. Police beat up the doctor and a colleague and dragged them off into custody. Latest: Faculty asks university's president to resign, 13 Feb 2016 00:31:47 GMTThe Latest on the turmoil at Mount St. Mary's University after an uproar over the president's plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail and offer them tuition refunds: youngest American in ATP semifinal since Chang in '89, 13 Feb 2016 01:37:36 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Teenager Taylor Fritz beat Benjamin Becker of Germany 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (5) on Friday at the Memphis Open, becoming the youngest American to reach an ATP semifinal since 1989. Latest: Pope sends Mexico condolences over prison riot, 13 Feb 2016 00:30:23 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis's historic meeting in Cuba with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill and his subsequent trip to Mexico (all times local): Shakes ready to rock at Grammy Awards, 13 Feb 2016 01:28:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes remembers being a nervous, fresh-faced, first-time nominee at the Grammys back in 2013. Latest: Pope arrives in Mexico to begin five-day visit, 13 Feb 2016 01:27:57 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis's historic meeting in Cuba with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill and his subsequent trip to Mexico (all times local): woman convicted in girl's running death dies, 13 Feb 2016 00:51:51 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman convicted of capital murder in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter died Friday less than a year into her life-without-parole sentence for the killing. Aroldis Chapman agrees with Yankees at $11,325,000, 13 Feb 2016 00:07:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Closer Aroldis Chapman and the New York Yankees agreed Friday to a one-year contract worth $11,325,000, avoiding salary arbitration. Latest: Mexico greets pope with extravagant show, 13 Feb 2016 02:03:25 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis's historic meeting in Cuba with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill and his subsequent trip to Mexico (all times local): mulls US Senate bid; testing waters for money, support, 13 Feb 2016 00:43:55 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada conservative Sharron Angle says she's trying to determine if she could raise enough money to run for the U.S. Senate again, a move that could throw a wrench in Republicans' hopes to claim Democratic Sen. Harry Reid's soon-to-be-vacant seat. OKs licensing path for immigrant detention centers, 13 Feb 2016 01:17:42 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two of the nation's largest federal immigrant family detention centers can soon apply for residential child care licenses in Texas. regents announce new responses to sexual assaults, 13 Feb 2016 00:15:15 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University regents have announced new measures to improve the school's response to sexual assault incidents, including hiring more counselors and providing additional training for faculty and staff. No rigged explosives found at site of Oregon standoff, 13 Feb 2016 00:09:03 GMTBURNS, Ore. (AP) — FBI officials said Friday they haven't found any rigged explosives or booby traps at the national wildlife refuge in Oregon that had been seized by an armed group.