FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 09 Oct 2015 13:07:21 -07:00Judge orders overhaul of Florida's congressional districts, 09 Oct 2015 19:32:53 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge is calling for a sweeping overhaul of the state's 27 congressional districts, including the one now held by a candidate seeking to become the next U.S. House speaker. arrested at Fort Meade charged with Baltimore crimes, 09 Oct 2015 19:12:29 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Police have charged a man they say crashed a stolen car into a fence at Fort Meade and hid on the installation for hours with crimes in Baltimore. Man March anniversary inspires memories, 09 Oct 2015 18:28:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Million Man March is remembered by many who were there as a watershed event, despite the fact that its impact on the way America regards African-American men remains an open question 20 years later. of Regents approve $166 million Athletes Village, 09 Oct 2015 19:37:50 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota plans to break ground next month on its $166 million Athletes Village, which will include updated practice and training facilities for football and basketball teams that officials say are necessary to keep the school competitive in the Big Ten. Latest: Guardsman hit by impatient driver after floods, 09 Oct 2015 18:55:30 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): Ohio challenges FDA's stand on execution drug, 09 Oct 2015 18:36:20 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With two dozen scheduled executions in limbo, Ohio sent a forceful letter to Washington on Friday asserting that the state believes it can obtain a lethal-injection drug from overseas without violating any laws. SUV hurtles through Massachusetts auction, injures 8, 09 Oct 2015 18:17:09 GMTFRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Police say an SUV darted through a Massachusetts auto auction, striking other cars, patrons and a cinder block wall and injuring eight people. Latest: Obama arrives in Roseburg, site of campus attack, 09 Oct 2015 19:46:20 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The latest on President Barack Obama's visit to Roseburg, Oregon, following the deadly shooting rampage at Umpqua Community College (all times local): Jonas, Rick Ross, Meek Mill added to Tidal concert, 09 Oct 2015 18:46:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Nick Jonas and rappers Rick Ross, Meek Mill and French Montana have been added to the Tidal X concert in October, concert organizers announced Friday. high post, ensnared in alleged bribe case, ripe for risk, 09 Oct 2015 18:31:26 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — This is how a former president of the U.N. General Assembly, arrested this week in an alleged bribery scheme, paid himself, the criminal complaint says: John Ashe accepted more than $3 million from foreign governments and individuals, signed checks to himself and wrote on them "Salary." wants peacekeeping drones in South Sudan, which objects, 09 Oct 2015 19:14:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is urging the use of unarmed drones in the peacekeeping mission in South Sudan, but the government there says that could cause "disagreement and hostility" as a peace deal tries to take hold. Broken rail caused West Virginia train derailment, 09 Oct 2015 18:51:35 GMTMONTGOMERY, W.Va. (AP) — A fiery oil train derailment in southern West Virginia last February resulted from a broken rail that started with a crack that should have been detected but was missed in two inspections, federal investigators said Friday. judge halts executions as inmates challenge law, 09 Oct 2015 19:39:18 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge has halted the executions of eight death row inmates, dealing a blow to the state's efforts to begin putting prisoners to death for the first time in a decade. boy accused in fatal shooting of girl, 12, 09 Oct 2015 19:43:19 GMTJASPER, Mo. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy fatally shot a 12-year-old girl outside a house in a rural southwest Missouri, the county sheriff said Friday. drive assures House vote to revive Ex-Im Bank, 09 Oct 2015 19:56:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Several dozen Republicans teamed up with Democrats Friday to assure a House vote on reviving the U.S. Export-Import Bank, giving the effort to save the bank new life more than three months after its charter lapsed. indictment alleges NY woman injected son's feeding tube, 09 Oct 2015 19:14:11 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A New York woman has been indicted in Ohio on charges that she injected something into her 4-year-old son's hospital feeding tube, making him sicker. Latest: Student fatally shot at college housing complex, 09 Oct 2015 19:27:54 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The latest on a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student housing complex (all times local): clearing final blocks of major homeless camp, 09 Oct 2015 19:24:51 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu officials began the final sweeps of what was one of the largest homeless encampments in the nation, tearing down structures that have been home to some for over a year. of suicides leaves Alaska village in grief, 09 Oct 2015 19:24:45 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An entire village on Alaska's western coast is grieving the back-to-back suicides of three young adults —with each subsequent death influenced by the preceding one. joins Fitzpatrick atop British Masters leaderboard, 09 Oct 2015 19:11:42 GMTWOBURN, England (AP) — Denmark's Soren Kjeldsen joined England's Matthew Fitzpatrick at the top of the British Masters leaderboard on Friday after both reached a 9-under total of 133 at the halfway stage. Latest: Shooting victim loved lacrosse, helping others, 09 Oct 2015 19:04:59 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at Northern Arizona University (all times local): mixed, livestock mixed, 09 Oct 2015 19:29:10 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. judge halts 8 upcoming executions as inmates challenge lethal injection law, 09 Oct 2015 19:36:15 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas judge halts 8 upcoming executions as inmates challenge lethal injection law. Military strikes in Syria not big financial burden, 09 Oct 2015 18:24:28 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin's spokesman says Russian air strikes in Syria haven't put any strain on the government's budget. prisons officials challenge FDA stand on execution drug, 09 Oct 2015 19:48:57 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With two dozen scheduled executions in limbo, Ohio sent a forceful letter to Washington on Friday asserting that the state believes it can obtain a lethal-injection drug from overseas without violating any laws. 1 dead, possible suspect held in shooting at Texas Southern University housing complex, 09 Oct 2015 18:21:03 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Police: 1 dead, possible suspect held in shooting at Texas Southern University housing complex. fatally shot at Texas Southern University housing complex, 09 Oct 2015 19:58:57 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A student was killed and another person was wounded in a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained at least two people, authorities said. missing boys found alive after search in rugged terrain of Kentucky's Red River Gorge area, 09 Oct 2015 18:24:48 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — 2 missing boys found alive after search in rugged terrain of Kentucky's Red River Gorge area. rare event, remnants of Pacific hurricane hit Alaska, 09 Oct 2015 19:00:34 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Oho battered Alaska's southeast coast on Friday, the latest unusual weather event to hit a state that so far this year has dealt with a lack of snow, warmer temperatures and intense wildfires. in death of backpacker, teacher won't fight move, 09 Oct 2015 18:49:18 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three young people were on the run after killing a backpacker and a yoga teacher in California when they were arrested outside a soup kitchen in Oregon earlier this week, authorities said Friday. Wrong man charged with killing whale off New Jersey, 09 Oct 2015 19:47:17 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — More than three years after a whale died with a bullet wound in New Jersey, the federal government charged a commercial fisherman with killing the animal. Latest: Arizona shooting suspect faces court appearance, 09 Oct 2015 19:38:18 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at Northern Arizona University (all times local): struggles to contain wave of stabbing attacks, 09 Oct 2015 19:54:14 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Unrest that erupted several weeks ago at Jerusalem's most sensitive holy site spread Friday to Gaza in the form of deadly border clashes with Palestinian protesters, as Israeli security forces struggled to contain a wave of Palestinian stabbing attacks against civilians and soldiers. fire Lloyd McClendon after 2 seasons, 09 Oct 2015 19:31:05 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Given the opportunity that he didn't get in his previous stop as a general manager, Jerry Dipoto decided the best move for the Seattle Mariners was to bring in his own field boss from the start. Latest: Palestinian envoy to UN wants emergency meeting, 09 Oct 2015 18:49:32 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The latest developments in ongoing violence between Palestinians and Israelis. (all times local) and wife earned nearly $1 million in 2014, 09 Oct 2015 18:17:00 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie and his wife reported nearly $1 million in income last year, according to tax returns released by the New Jersey governor's office Friday. appealing judge's ruling to dismiss charges, 09 Oct 2015 19:34:53 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Attorneys for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey have filed a notice saying they will appeal a judge's rulings in his corruption case. Latest: 1 dead in Texas college housing complex shooting, 09 Oct 2015 18:32:24 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The latest on a shooting at a Texas Southern University student housing complex (all times local): retains UEFA title, with no interim leader in place, 09 Oct 2015 18:54:35 GMTLONDON (AP) — Still defiant, UEFA is standing by its man. Latest: Police say woman hurt in train hero stabbing, 09 Oct 2015 18:54:34 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The latest on the violent attack against a U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping thwart a European terror attack (All times local): activists protest Obama visit, 09 Oct 2015 18:30:27 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Gun-rights activists gathered near an Oregon airport on Friday to protest President Barack Obama's visit to meet with families of victims of last week's deadly college shooting. dead, 3 wounded in shooting at Northern Arizona University, 09 Oct 2015 19:17:57 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An overnight confrontation between two groups of students escalated into violence Friday when a freshman at Northern Arizona University opened fire on four fraternity members, killing one and wounding three, authorities said. asks EPA to stop Montreal sewage-dumping plan, 09 Oct 2015 18:39:01 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer asked U.S. environmental regulators Friday to work with Canadian officials to stop the city of Montreal from dumping 2 billion gallons of raw sewage into the St. Lawrence River. find boys alive in Kentucky's Red River Gorge area, 09 Oct 2015 18:47:05 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Two young cousins were found alive Friday, nearly a day after they wandered away from a campground in the Red River Gorge area of Kentucky and spent the night missing in rugged terrain while rescuers mounted a massive search for them in the popular recreation area. journalist detained for tweets critical of president, 09 Oct 2015 19:37:59 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Police in Turkey have detained the chief editor of an opposition English-language newspaper for posting tweets critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. stocks waver, still on track for best week this year, 09 Oct 2015 19:15:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are little changed late-afternoon trading Friday, but the market is still on track to close out its best week this year. Airlines and industrial stocks rose.$2M bail set for diplomat charged in UN bribery case, 09 Oct 2015 18:27:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Over a prosecutor's objection, bail has been set at $2 million for a Dominican Republic diplomat arrested in a bribe-related criminal case that also landed a former president of the United Nations Assembly behind bars. Tunisia, Nobel winner, shines as Arab Spring success, 09 Oct 2015 19:30:11 GMTThe Nobel Peace Prize announced Friday pointed to the relative success of Tunisia in building toward democracy after a 2011 uprising ousted a longtime dictator. That makes it a resounding exception among the nations of the Arab Spring revolts. NewsAlert, 09 Oct 2015 19:31:05 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — New map ordered for Florida congressional districts, includes speaker candidate Webster's seat. Angeles orders quake retrofit for many older buildings, 09 Oct 2015 18:58:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Thousands of older wood and concrete apartment buildings vulnerable to collapse in a major earthquake would get costly upgrades under sweeping retrofitting rules passed Friday by the Los Angeles City Council.