FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 13:34:41 -07:00Judge lets Flint residents' lawsuit against state move ahead, 27 Oct 2016 19:41:25 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan judge ruled in favor of Flint residents who filed a class-action lawsuit against the state and state officials over the city's lead-contaminated water, rejecting a motion to dismiss the case entirely. the psyche of NFL kickers is a specialized dance, 27 Oct 2016 20:15:04 GMTRENTON, Wash. (AP) — The aftermath of the first NFL tie since 2014 became a study in the delicate psyche of kickers, and how they are handled by their coaches. officer gets 16 years in prison for police shooting, 27 Oct 2016 19:50:19 GMTLA JUNTA, Colo. (AP) — A former small town Colorado police officer was sentenced Thursday to 16 years in prison for fatally shooting a man in the back after he followed the man into his mother's home, court officials said. journalists covering Islamic State win courage prize, 27 Oct 2016 19:57:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A citizen journalist group that reports secretly from the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa is being honored with a $50,000 prize for courage. to pay $265M for Philadelphia crash that killed 8, 27 Oct 2016 20:20:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak will pay $265 million to settle claims related to a crash last year that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others when a speeding train derailed on a curve. urges extradition of Muslim cleric over failed coup, 27 Oct 2016 19:36:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Turkey's justice minister on Thursday pressed the United States to extradite a Muslim cleric it accuses of orchestrating the July failed coup attempt or risk seriously harming relations between the two countries. who stopped fatal rampage speaks out for 1st time, 27 Oct 2016 19:09:24 GMTTAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — An off-duty sheriff's deputy and others who helped end a stabbing rampage at a Massachusetts mall say they've grown close since the deadly May attack. 3Q profit up 1 percent as US revenue increases, 27 Oct 2016 19:51:50 GMTDALLAS (AP) — UPS said Thursday that its third-quarter profit inched higher on growing revenue in the U.S. and a more profitable international delivery business. changes await Twitter users as service tries to grow, 27 Oct 2016 20:06:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Twitter users are bound to see changes as the beleaguered service favored by journalists, celebrities, politicians and cranks tries to broaden its appeal and attract advertisers. says Justice Thomas groped her in 1999; he denies it, 27 Oct 2016 19:49:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An energy company lawyer said Thursday that Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas touched her inappropriately at a 1999 dinner in suburban Washington. Thomas denied the allegation. cuts short sentences for another 98 federal inmates, 27 Oct 2016 20:14:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is cutting short the sentences of 98 federal inmates as part of his ongoing push to grant clemency during his final months in office. Latest: Wealthy donors pump money into Senate races, 27 Oct 2016 20:16:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): convicted of killing ex to be executed next month, 27 Oct 2016 20:25:25 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia death row inmate convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend is set for execution next month, Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Homer Bryson announced Thursday. Hay rides. Swimming pools? Fall heat hits Arizona, 27 Oct 2016 19:34:24 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — In Arizona, jack-o'-lanterns may not be the only things melting this Halloween. airing 2 live 'Late Show' hours election week, 27 Oct 2016 19:21:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — CBS says "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" has elected to broadcast a pair of live episodes the week of the presidential election. images show crater created on Mars by European lander, 27 Oct 2016 20:17:03 GMTBERLIN (AP) — New pictures taken by a NASA satellite indicate that Europe's experimental Mars lander created a shallow crater when it crashed on the surface last week. for a title: Cubs fans take Amtrak through night, 27 Oct 2016 19:45:22 GMTABOARD THE LAKE SHORE LIMITED (AP) — As the Amtrak train slowly chugged through the Ohio night, past factories along the Lake Erie shore illuminated by pinkish lights, Marvin Thomas stretched across a pair of seats, proudly wrapped in a blue satin Cubs jacket. star: YouTube playing key role in Google's success, 27 Oct 2016 20:16:44 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — YouTube has emerged as a break-out star in Google's cast of services as the online video site upstages cable television among a younger generation of viewers looking for amusement, news and music on their smartphones. uncover hidden layers of Jesus' tomb site, 27 Oct 2016 20:05:11 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — In the innermost chamber of the site said to be the tomb of Jesus, a restoration team has peeled away a marble layer for the first time in centuries in an effort to reach what it believes is the original rock surface where Jesus' body was laid., Kia reach $41.2m settlement with multiple states, 27 Oct 2016 19:39:25 GMTDETROIT (AP) — South Korean automakers Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. will pay $41.2 million to 33 states and the District of Columbia to settle an investigation into their fuel economy ratings.'s family sues town over his fatal shooting by deputies, 27 Oct 2016 19:33:27 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Relatives of a 6-year-old autistic boy who was shot and killed during a traffic stop filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against the central Louisiana town where two deputy city marshals opened fire on his father's car. targets Bill Clinton ; Michelle Obama boosts Hillary, 27 Oct 2016 19:33:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to lash Hillary Clinton to her husband's sprawling post-presidential empire, Donald Trump accused the couple of turning to corruption to enrich themselves while in public service. Michelle Obama boosted Clinton at a North Carolina rally, meanwhile, as the candidate cheered her on. begin arresting protesters at camp on private land in the path of Dakota Access pipeline, 27 Oct 2016 19:50:12 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities begin arresting protesters at camp on private land in the path of Dakota Access pipeline . remains hospitalized after Virginia workplace shooting, 27 Oct 2016 19:53:21 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Officials say a person who was injured in the shooting at a rail car factory in Virginia remains hospitalized. gets 10 years for death of officer working DUI detail, 27 Oct 2016 19:49:54 GMTROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in the drunken-driving death of a police officer who was struck while working DUI enforcement. Lady says support for 'my girl' Clinton is personal, 27 Oct 2016 20:28:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As first ladies they could not have been more different. But as Democrats looking to fire up women voters, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton were firmly bonded. officials say US strikes targeted al-Qaida militants, 27 Oct 2016 19:39:41 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. airstrikes this week in eastern Afghanistan killed several al-Qaida militants, including two Arabs and four Pakistanis, Afghan officials said Thursday, but added that authorities cannot definitively identify the slain militants because of the area's inaccessibility and remoteness. says school attack in Syria may be potential war crime, 27 Oct 2016 20:23:50 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for an immediate investigation of an attack on a school in Syria's Idlib province that the U.N.'s children's agency is calling one of the deadliest of its kind in the country's six-year war. charges 61 defendants in call center scam based in India, 27 Oct 2016 20:11:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It can be a frightening call to get — and it's a familiar one for many thousands of Americans. privacy may be boosted by new FCC data rules, 27 Oct 2016 20:26:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New privacy rules may make it easier to escape at least some online tracking. detain Imran Khan supporters ahead of his rally, 27 Oct 2016 19:11:31 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Police in Pakistan's capital detained dozens of supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan late on Thursday, triggering brief clashes between police and opposition activists in various parts of Islamabad. Latest: First lady says Clinton is her friend, 27 Oct 2016 19:15:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): group seeks unsealing of documents in office search, 27 Oct 2016 20:26:41 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A voter mobilization group that's the focus of an Indiana State Police investigation into possible voter registration fraud is asking a court to unseal documents from a search of their Indianapolis offices. begin arresting pipeline protesters in North Dakota, 27 Oct 2016 20:21:27 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear on Thursday began arresting protesters who had set up a camp on private land to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. predicts deserts in Spain if global warming continues, 27 Oct 2016 19:16:14 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Southern Spain will become desert and deciduous forests will vanish from much of the Mediterranean basin unless global warming is reined in sharply, according to a study released Thursday. stock indexes skid but bond yields surge, 27 Oct 2016 19:38:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are lower Thursday afternoon as consumer companies and industrial companies fall. Bond yields are climbing to their highest levels since May. That's helping send bank stocks higher, since they'll earn more from lending as interest rates rise. It's also sending high-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies lower as bonds become more appealing to investors seeking income. boss: We want to keep Megyn Kelly, 27 Oct 2016 20:22:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fox News boss Rupert Murdoch says that he wants to keep anchor Megyn Kelly at the network, but if she decides to leave "we have a deep bench of talent, many of whom would give their right arm for her spot." and Southwest raises base fares by $5 each way, 27 Oct 2016 20:21:12 GMTDALLAS (AP) — American and Southwest are raising fares by $5 each way, the latest move by airlines to reverse a price slump that has lasted nearly two years. find bomb factory, tunnels on long road to Mosul, 27 Oct 2016 20:06:45 GMTKHAZER, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi forces explored a network of tunnels and uncovered a bomb-making facility on Thursday in a village near Mosul that was recently retaken from the Islamic State group, offering a glimpse of the challenge they will face as they move closer to the city. Latest: New poll says many see media bias against Trump, 27 Oct 2016 19:49:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): courts food shoppers, 27 Oct 2016 19:46:09 GMTAmazon wants you to order your turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce online this Thanksgiving — its latest effort to make its Prime subscription service a central part of food shopping, much the way it's done for other consumer goods. Governor says new petition date should be weighed, 27 Oct 2016 19:29:56 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the Arkansas Supreme Court's decision to disqualify one of two medical marijuana proposals from the November ballot (all times local): Quidditch, Harry Potter author is a Seahawks fan, 27 Oct 2016 20:05:45 GMTDENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks star Richard Sherman is a huge Harry Potter fan. advance slowly on oil pipeline protest camp, 27 Oct 2016 19:35:26 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and driving trucks, military Humvees and buses moved in Thursday to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block construction. to close 2 tobacco facilities affecting 580 workers, 27 Oct 2016 19:46:51 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, said Thursday that it will close manufacturing facilities in Pennsylvania and Illinois by early 2018, affecting about 580 workers., US, SKorea agree to step up pressure on N. Korea, 27 Oct 2016 19:29:53 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Senior officials from Japan, the United States and South Korea agreed Thursday to step up pressure on North Korea as they stick to their goal of persuading the communist state to abandon its nuclear weapons. Latest: Pipeline protester says many want to be arrested, 27 Oct 2016 19:47:06 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): cancels concert due to "unforeseen incarceration", 27 Oct 2016 19:51:49 GMTBARTOW, Fla. (AP) — Publicists for a festival in Louisiana say rapper Kevin Gates has cancelled his performance due to "an unforeseen incarceration." burning around South as drought worsens, 27 Oct 2016 19:31:46 GMTBROOKSIDE, Ala. (AP) — Wildfires are charring hundreds of acres daily in the South as drought conditions worsen across the region, and the heavy, widespread rains that officials say are needed to end the threat are nowhere in sight. Ole Opry is going north to NYC with new venue, 27 Oct 2016 19:54:55 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Grand Ole Opry is going north. The famous venue for country music is branching out of Tennessee for the first time its 91-year history with a new restaurant and venue in Times Square.