FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 06 Oct 2015 23:32:06 -07:00Cartel enforcer admits 9 murders but won't name associates, 07 Oct 2015 03:17:31 GMTVISALIA, Calif. (AP) — Once Jose Manuel Martinez acknowledged a vast killing spree that included nine people in California, officials set out to decide whether the self-described cartel enforcer actually carried out the horrific crimes. of China ordered to release counterfeiters' records, 07 Oct 2015 04:16:37 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — A New York judge has ordered the Bank of China to hand over detailed information about Chinese bank accounts used by a counterfeiting ring that allegedly sold millions of dollars of fake Gucci handbags and wallets in the U.S.'s messages will be key to inquiry of ill-fated ship, 07 Oct 2015 03:17:54 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — NN will bring back manager Walt Weiss for another year, 07 Oct 2015 02:41:45 GMTCOMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss will return to the dugout next season after meeting with General Manager Jeff Bridich on Tuesday. victim found on hiking trail with hurt dog on leash, 07 Oct 2015 03:44:24 GMTFAIRFAX, Calif. (AP) — Detectives say they are looking for three persons of interest in the killing of a man on a Northern California hiking trail., Japan museums united on Missouri, Yamato battleships, 07 Oct 2015 02:33:47 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — U.S. and Japanese museums are forming a partnership to preserve and promote the history of the battleship USS Missouri and the Japanese battleship Yamato. 'persons of interest' sought in hiking trail killing, 07 Oct 2015 03:29:49 GMTFAIRFAX, Calif. (AP) — Detectives say they are looking for three "persons of interest" in the killing of a man shot to death on a Northern California hiking trail. INVESTIGATION: Nuclear smugglers sought extremist buyers, 07 Oct 2015 05:21:02 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Over the pulsating beat at an exclusive nightclub, the arms smuggler made his pitch to a client: 2.5 million euros for enough radioactive cesium to contaminate several city blocks. tackled by teacher in school to be tried as juvenile, 07 Oct 2015 04:04:52 GMTLACEY, Wash. (AP) — A 17-year-old accused of firing two shots into the air at a high school in Lacey will be tried in juvenile court. sad-sack history: The Half-Dozen 'Cubbiest' Moments Ever, 07 Oct 2015 06:22:47 GMTCubs manager Joe Maddon says he doesn't believe in "any of that stuff." punched by patrol officer detained on same LA freeway, 07 Oct 2015 05:38:04 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A bipolar woman who was punched by a California Highway Patrol officer as she walked on a Los Angeles freeway has been taken into custody after being spotted on the same stretch of road., McDermott pace Bulls over Bucks, 105-95, 07 Oct 2015 02:46:29 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jimmy Butler and Doug McDermott scored 23 points each to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 105-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night, making new coach Fred Hoiberg a winner in his preseason debut. people sought for questioning in hiking trail killing, 07 Oct 2015 04:16:22 GMTFAIRFAX, Calif. (AP) — Detectives are looking for three persons of interest in the killing of a man found shot to death on a Northern California hiking trail with his wounded dog attached by leash to his hand. Pyongyang readies grand show, rural life still a struggle, 07 Oct 2015 03:46:55 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — While North Korea prepares a big show to mark the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party, the daily struggles of life outside the capital — such as finding clean running water and putting nutritious food on the table year-round — pose a harsh, but largely unseen, contrast to the grand celebrations the world will see Oct. 10., Yanks' $153M man, doesn't start in playoff loss, 07 Oct 2015 05:13:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury sat the bench for most of his first postseason game after signing a $153 million contract with the New York Yankees. When he finally got in, he saw three pitches at the plate and one inning in center field. NFL stadium in St. Louis secures naming rights deal, 07 Oct 2015 02:59:13 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The proposed riverfront stadium in St. Louis has a naming rights deal worth $158 million that hinges on the city having an NFL team when the facility opens. 3Q operating profit surges, shares jump 7 percent, 07 Oct 2015 04:11:49 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics announced a forecast-beating profit for the third quarter Wednesday, sending its share price up more than 7 percent, but analysts said strong component sales and favorable currency exchange rates masked persistent weakness in its smartphone business. announces second Bangkok show as part of world tour, 07 Oct 2015 06:20:09 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Madonna has added a second show in Bangkok for her "Rebel Heart" world tour after the first concert sold out in under an hour. in History, 07 Oct 2015 04:00:40 GMTToday is Wednesday, October 7, the 280th day of 2015. There are 85 days left in the year. Gate Park slaying victim was a Canadian tourist, 07 Oct 2015 04:38:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A young Canadian woman whose body was found in Golden Gate Park over the weekend was on her first solo backpacking trip that would have taken her all the way to Europe, her relatives said. birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil, 07 Oct 2015 04:06:02 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Thais Faria sank into a leather love seat, relaxing under the ministrations first of a masseuse, then a manicurist and finally a hairdresser-cum-makeup artist. Not 24 hours after her daughter was born via cesarean, Faria was being pampered at an upscale Rio de Janeiro maternity clinic. bond over guns links Oregon, Connecticut slayings, 07 Oct 2015 05:46:17 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The deadly shooting last week at an Oregon community college has an eerie parallel with the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School that killed 20 pupils and six adult staff members in 2012. tells GOP conservatives 'I'm not John Boehner', 07 Oct 2015 03:58:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy promised conservative GOP lawmakers Tuesday "I'm not John Boehner" as he sought their support to replace Boehner as speaker. blocks Montana from using drug in executions, 07 Oct 2015 03:27:58 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday blocked Montana from using a particular drug in lethal injections, effectively halting executions in the state until an adequate substitute can be found or lawmakers change the law., Lynx pull out tense Game 2 to even WNBA Finals 1-1, 07 Oct 2015 03:27:42 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sylvia Fowles and the Minnesota Lynx walked off the court after Game 2 of the WNBA Finals standing tall, responding with an aggression and desperation that was sorely needed after losing homecourt advantage in the opener. attorney general opens probe into fantasy sports websites, 07 Oct 2015 03:53:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The state's attorney general on Tuesday sent letters to daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and FanDuel demanding they turn over details of any investigations into their employees, saying they "may have gained an unfair, financial advantage in a contest known as Daily Fantasy Football." regulators move to restrict forced arbitration, 07 Oct 2015 05:49:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering rules that would severely curtail a contentious practice called forced arbitration, which consumer advocates have long argued does a disservice to people who have disputes with banks, credit card issuers and other financial service providers. scores 17, Nuggets down Dallas 96-86, 07 Oct 2015 03:52:25 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Emmanuel Mudiay scored nine of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Dallas Mavericks 96-86 on Tuesday night. California woman alleges excessive police as force, 07 Oct 2015 04:33:08 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A Southern California woman is suing the city of Carlsbad, alleging that police in the San Diego suburb unjustly beat her after she was pulled over for a seat-belt violation. arrested for bringing inoperable gun to school, 07 Oct 2015 02:38:59 GMTGRANITE FALLS, Wash. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy has been arrested for bringing an inoperable gun to a middle school about 40 miles northeast of Seattle. for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship, 07 Oct 2015 05:33:40 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — On board the 790-foot El Faro when it set out on its doomed voyage into the path of Hurricane Joaquin were five Polish workers whose job was to prepare the engine room for a retrofitting., piece of industrial past, faces uncertain future, 07 Oct 2015 04:35:03 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A round, red-brick relic of this country's industrial transformation sits shakily at the southern entrance to New Hampshire's capital city, the cupola atop its conical, tree-damaged roof slumping northward. backers say California helps fight elsewhere, 07 Oct 2015 03:23:42 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — It will soon be legal for the terminally ill to end their own lives in the nation's most populous state, and right-to-die advocates expect other states to follow California's example., Dustin Johnson partners in Presidents Cup, 07 Oct 2015 03:42:40 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson battled at Chambers Bay in the U.S. Open. They will be partners in South Korea at the Presidents Cup. sharp, Astros beat Yankees 3-0 in AL wild-card game, 07 Oct 2015 05:08:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A year ago, no one could've pictured this. Yet here they were, Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros, soaking in champagne, merrily posing for a victory shot on the mound at Yankee Stadium. to begin for teen charged in teacher's rape, killing, 07 Oct 2015 05:08:23 GMTSALEM, Mass. (AP) — A jury will be chosen to hear the case of Philip Chism, a Massachusetts teenager accused of raping and killing his math teacher. probing claims 'Maze Runner' cast took artifacts, 07 Oct 2015 03:32:16 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Representatives from 20th Century Fox are trying to determine if actors took American Indian artifacts while filming "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" at a private New Mexico ranch. look at efforts to legalize physician-assisted deaths, 07 Oct 2015 03:25:41 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — California's governor has signed a bill that will give the terminally ill in the nation's most populous state the right to end their lives with drugs prescribed by a doctor. 3Q operating profit surges, shares jump 9 percent, 07 Oct 2015 06:24:16 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics announced a forecast-beating profit for the third quarter Wednesday, sending its share price up nearly 9 percent, but analysts said strong component sales and favorable currency exchange rates masked persistent weakness in its smartphone business. stops in Haiti to discuss election preparations, 07 Oct 2015 02:57:21 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry stopped in Haiti's capital on Tuesday to discuss preparations for the country's upcoming elections and encourage people to refrain from disrupting balloting after a messy parliamentary first round in August. CEO: recall of cars hit by scandal to begin in January, 07 Oct 2015 06:05:19 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen's new chief executive says that a recall of cars with software at the center of the emissions-rigging scandal should start in January and the automaker aims to fix them all by the end of next year., Gibbons among 4 managers making playoff debuts, 07 Oct 2015 03:40:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Late in the season, as the New York Mets closed in on their NL East championship, one opponent after another sat in the visitors' dugout at Citi Field and commended manager Terry Collins. Investigation: 5 key findings on nuclear smuggling, 07 Oct 2015 05:15:57 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — An Associated Press investigation reveals that a remote corner of eastern Europe has become a thriving marketplace for nuclear material aimed at extremists in the Middle East. Here are five key findings: Carolina cleans up, but worries remain amid floods, 07 Oct 2015 03:23:59 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The family of Miss South Carolina 1954 found her flood-soaked pageant scrapbook on a dining room floor littered with dead fish on Tuesday, as the first sunny day in nearly two weeks provided a chance to clean up from historic floods. Ordinary Joe, Cubs' Maddon might be MLB's best skipper, 07 Oct 2015 06:18:50 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Everyone expected some zaniness when Joe Maddon came to town. arrested in connection with Sydney police worker's killing, 07 Oct 2015 05:30:16 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Police arrested four people during a series of raids Wednesday in connection with the slaying of a civilian police worker, which officials have said they believe was linked to terrorism. leads Grizzlies past Rockets, 92-89, 07 Oct 2015 03:03:01 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Russ Smith scored 12 points, Jeff Green and Courtney Lee added 11 apiece and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Houston Rockets 92-89 on Tuesday night in the preseason opener for both teams. California woman alleges excessive police force, 07 Oct 2015 05:08:30 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A Southern California woman is suing the city of Carlsbad, alleging that police in the San Diego suburb unjustly beat her after she was pulled over for a seat-belt violation., Astros beat Yankees in AL wild-card game, 07 Oct 2015 03:35:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros defied expectations all season long. Facing his biggest test yet, the bearded ace beat the odds and the Yankees once again. for God's mercy on gay marriage lacking amen, 07 Oct 2015 03:02:32 GMTMARYVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — A resolution asking God to have mercy on a Tennessee county for issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples apparently didn't have a prayer of being considered Tuesday.