FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:03:24 -07:00Kerry extends India visit, to join Obama at G-20 in Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8ce35a78374f59b7019ead2a05dc32Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:04:59 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is extending his stay in India and will join President Barack Obama in China for the G-20 this weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8ce35a78374f59b7019ead2a05dc32UN chief Ban Ki-moon arrives in Sri Lankahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba288706bf88408caee847ee196ebc5aWed, 31 Aug 2016 14:59:20 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has arrived in Sri Lanka on a visit in which he is expected to discuss post-civil war reconciliation and human rights accountability with the country's leaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba288706bf88408caee847ee196ebc5a4 athletes stripped of medals from 2008 Beijing Gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/659787cc602c4c4b91f584abb91f9e31Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:10:59 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Eight years later, more athletes continue to be stripped of medals from the Beijing Olympics because of positive doping tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/659787cc602c4c4b91f584abb91f9e31First U.S. commercial flight to Cuba in more than half a century lands in Santa Clarahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7320290ad80647c49debcdca1b8fc97bWed, 31 Aug 2016 14:56:43 GMTSANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — First U.S. commercial flight to Cuba in more than half a century lands in Santa Clara.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7320290ad80647c49debcdca1b8fc97bGOP seeks to block McAuliffe's latest felon voting efforthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbcd72c3b68c4283b44e694cc3560977Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:58:52 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republicans are trying to block Gov. Terry McAuliffe's latest effort to restore voting rights to thousands of felons who've completed their sentences.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbcd72c3b68c4283b44e694cc3560977Officials: Woman fleeing arrest ran over deputy with carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7c8061d45814bbeb146a1bb23b3b75eWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:51:07 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A woman has been charged with running over a South Carolina sheriff's deputy with her car while trying to escape arrest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7c8061d45814bbeb146a1bb23b3b75eVoltaggio closing 4 Family Meal restaurants in 2 stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2411556438724d859c808aeed02514cfWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:26:01 GMTFREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Celebrity chef Bryan Voltaggio says he's closing four of five Family Meal restaurants in two states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2411556438724d859c808aeed02514cf'Bad apple culprit' hits Pacific Northwest homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddfe3bcd9a76451bac7e29e141b91471Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:15:10 GMTVANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — One rotten apple spoils the bunch, but a man known as the "bad apple culprit" doesn't stop at just one.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddfe3bcd9a76451bac7e29e141b91471Tiny particle blows hole in European satellite's solar panelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6f3b0983a34094a2c57bb2be2a5a12Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:59:11 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency says a tiny particle has knocked a gaping hole in a solar panel on one of its Earth observation satellites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6f3b0983a34094a2c57bb2be2a5a12iRobot CEO says vacuum cleaners clear path to robot futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfabe98012e146e1bf0e344e5e5e031bWed, 31 Aug 2016 14:58:38 GMTBEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — iRobot co-founder, chairman and CEO Colin Angle says he's ready to take his company beyond vacuum cleaners to the future of helpful robots we've all been waiting for.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfabe98012e146e1bf0e344e5e5e031bNo-tipping trend now at more restaurants, with mixed resultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a701508528b4a3a80939c9abe675031Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:07:27 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A small but growing number of restaurants are doing away with the tipping model that has long been the norm in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a701508528b4a3a80939c9abe675031Prison sentence sought for Illinois man in photo hack casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acad27ee33664fecaa5bfd7c338e8baaWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:44:09 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Federal court records show that prosecutors are seeking a nine-month prison sentence for an Illinois man accused of hacking into email and electronic accounts of 30 celebrities and stealing private information, including nude videos and photos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acad27ee33664fecaa5bfd7c338e8baaAfter easy win, Rubio has bigger challenge to keep seathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b4cc17ee58c4530bb0d435d2268b353Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:00:05 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's presidential aspirations and insistence that he was done with the Senate didn't hurt him with GOP voters. Now it's time to see if the rest of Florida will be as forgiving as he seeks a second term.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b4cc17ee58c4530bb0d435d2268b353Hurricane churns toward Hawaii; people stock up, board uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a3c7b11430b4a62bf0732d556d12ca1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:37:13 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — Preparing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in Hawaii in years, residents on the Big Island are stocking up on food and water and seeking shelter for their animals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a3c7b11430b4a62bf0732d556d12ca1Musicians close to Prince reportedly in the mix for tributehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ec3c3b902554bff83e477bce541599cWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:03:35 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A tribute concert to Prince next month will reportedly feature some of the musicians closest to the late superstar, including Sheila E, The Revolution, and Morris Day and The Time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ec3c3b902554bff83e477bce541599cProvisional results show Gabon's incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba wins re-electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4b3c70c8d3841609d6ef680001671afWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:20:38 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Provisional results show Gabon's incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba wins re-election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4b3c70c8d3841609d6ef680001671afTrump heads to Mexico before laying out immigration ideashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97f83e90611b41f78783ec0ae876c598Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:15:49 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Donald Trump is making a quick trip to Mexico on Wednesday, meeting with the president of a nation he derided at the start of his White House campaign as a source of rapists and criminals coming to the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97f83e90611b41f78783ec0ae876c598Swiss supreme court rejects Russian Paralympic ban appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e51c9f26cd344f52a2c66d37217820d3Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:39:17 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Switzerland's supreme court says it has dismissed Russia's appeal to compete at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e51c9f26cd344f52a2c66d37217820d3Clinton speech to stress American leadership in worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbae8172b3f0497ebce1e6436c3fb82bWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:02:53 GMTSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton plans to address America's leadership in the world during a speech in the battleground state of Ohio, arguing that Republican nominee Donald Trump would undermine the country's greatness while she would maintain it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbae8172b3f0497ebce1e6436c3fb82bJudge telling school district to revoke tax hike stirs fearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b4af43a8634621b220f699c78db025Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:56:49 GMTNORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Education officials fear a judge's decision ordering a suburban Philadelphia school district to revoke its tax hike could lead to lawsuits around Pennsylvania challenging other school districts' tax increases.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b4af43a8634621b220f699c78db025Feds urged to investigate police shooting of black teenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbbba1e345944d2ba0c3ab50c54c9487Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:38:17 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia and the Roanoke branch of the NAACP are urging federal officials to investigate police practices in Roanoke County, where officers shot and killed a black teen in February.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbbba1e345944d2ba0c3ab50c54c9487FSU player eats lunch with autistic student sitting alonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e545c4e3d16c4e2d83d4a4ff40364f09Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:56:35 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — For one day, a mother says, she didn't have to worry about her autistic son eating lunch by himself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e545c4e3d16c4e2d83d4a4ff40364f09Police: Man dies after killing neighbor at school bus stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5640f0c55e94d5fa5d442d79b646407Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:26:30 GMTHOLLAND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who shot a couple, killing a woman, at a school bus stop amid what neighbors called a long-running feud has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5640f0c55e94d5fa5d442d79b646407Police cuff lawmaker as he tries to defuse Milwaukee tensionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac503f9f64b41858b08587be93c5946Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:29:36 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A state lawmaker said Wednesday that police officers threw him to the ground and put him in handcuffs as he tried to de-escalate tensions after about 10 people were arrested at the scene of a recent fatal police shooting and violent unrest on Milwaukee's north side.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac503f9f64b41858b08587be93c5946Polish minister: We will not expose Poland to terrorismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3404680ef9cc4a8cbe93a5bd10dc8ac9Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:01:20 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has denied entry to a group of Chechens because the country is sealing its border to protect the nation and Europe against the threat of terrorism, its interior minister said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3404680ef9cc4a8cbe93a5bd10dc8ac9Lew says Apple's tax fight could spur congressional actionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a21761cd1920435f845daa2cd8bd5a3fWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:57:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is criticizing a European ruling that Apple owes more than $14.5 billion in back taxes. He says the decision may spur Congress to finally address the stalled effort to reform America's corporate tax structure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a21761cd1920435f845daa2cd8bd5a3fHomeless students get more attention under new education lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb0424b571e494dbb209610d6d625dbWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:11:16 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — School administrators this year are being pushed to get better at recognizing homeless students — those "hidden" in other people's homes or whose families are staying in places like campgrounds, motels and cars — and to keep them in school even if they're missing paperwork or move around.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb0424b571e494dbb209610d6d625dbSwiss supreme court dismisses Russia's request to compete at Paralympics in Rio de Janeirohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/322db3f1099b47c0b48dffca1a4d4054Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:14:26 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss supreme court dismisses Russia's request to compete at Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/322db3f1099b47c0b48dffca1a4d4054The Latest: Part of Georgia under tropical storm watchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3155e607079488ca813ab42a50e9ea2Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:43:40 GMTRODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening the Southeast (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3155e607079488ca813ab42a50e9ea2Family wants DOJ to investigate death after stun guns usedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/416f523755894156a227417713858209Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:41:58 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The family of a Florida man who died after Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly used their stun guns on him in the back of an SUV alongside an interstate is asking for a federal investigation into his death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/416f523755894156a227417713858209Man charged in bicyclists' deaths ruled competent for trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ae95561b724748be3343c363a74fefWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:56:44 GMTKALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A 50-year-old man charged with striking and killing five bicyclists with his pickup truck in southwestern Michigan has been found competent to stand trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ae95561b724748be3343c363a74fefMan accused of south Alabama massacre pleads not guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/501999603cf54bbfb7d3c73f1eb61d1dWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:10:27 GMTMOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A Mississippi man accused of killing five people in a south Alabama home with blows from an ax and gunshots has pleaded not guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/501999603cf54bbfb7d3c73f1eb61d1dThe Latest: Trump son retweets 'alt-right' figure's messagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaa8148fac4149cebe4a90a2b30ded69Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:26:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaa8148fac4149cebe4a90a2b30ded69Africa's elephants rapidly declining as poaching thriveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/273d00a38df644dbb54564597c454837Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:49:13 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The results of a new survey show a rapid decline in Africa's savanna elephants as international and domestic ivory trades drive poaching across the continent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/273d00a38df644dbb54564597c454837Gabon provisional results show president wins re-electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ad12820c39452eb6665b9d3dcf649dWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:42:28 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Gabon's president has narrowly won re-election, election officials said Wednesday, keeping alive a family dynasty in this oil-rich Central African country that reaches back to the 1960s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ad12820c39452eb6665b9d3dcf649dEdi Gathegi as a mobster with a digital mission on 'StartUp'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e6190ca53d84d3aa4ef4e081bfda3f4Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:07:36 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — You don't meet Ronald Gacey until about 20 minutes into the first episode of "StartUp."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e6190ca53d84d3aa4ef4e081bfda3f4UN chief Ban Ki-moon begins visit to Sri Lankahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f0936a7856b4b62b3f3451f367c90b1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:51:06 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon began a visit to Sri Lanka on Wednesday during which he is expected to discuss post-civil war reconciliation and human rights accountability with the country's leaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f0936a7856b4b62b3f3451f367c90b1Technology on new $12.9B aircraft carrier to undergo reviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e2682a0539849d4a78bf9a2015981aeWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:06:05 GMTNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A new, $12.9 billion aircraft carrier program will undergo a 60-day review after a key Pentagon official expressed concerns about critical systems on the ship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e2682a0539849d4a78bf9a2015981aeAfrica's biggest economy officially enters recessionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6365cd5f7aa41088fd47254db0ded02Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:32:34 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Africa's biggest economy is officially in recession.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6365cd5f7aa41088fd47254db0ded02UN envoy: Military escalation in Yemen is fueling extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e43a7c5197f4415aa377b800d6f69caWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:21:18 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special envoy to Yemen is warning that the dangerous military escalation following a breakdown in the cease-fire between government supporters and Shiite rebels is fueling the spread of al-Qaida and the Islamic State extremist group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e43a7c5197f4415aa377b800d6f69caHistoric commercial flight from US lands in Cubahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/860a545e01e14b82b43ec8dce56a510cWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:49:00 GMTSANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/860a545e01e14b82b43ec8dce56a510cFamily wants DOJ to investigate death after stun gun usedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c9ac2bf6824c0097c2db96145e32faWed, 31 Aug 2016 14:55:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The family of a Florida man who died after Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly used their stun guns on him is asking for a federal investigation into his death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c9ac2bf6824c0097c2db96145e32faUS appeals court tosses out $654 million verdict against PLOhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b8528fd80164072a6f2b4e725513d92Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:13:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has tossed out a $654 million jury verdict against the Palestine Liberation Organization for damages Americans suffered in Palestinian terror attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b8528fd80164072a6f2b4e725513d92The Latest: Maine governor: I don't have 'mental issues'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2cbe4c0cecd4124989719230bd65786Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:09:48 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Latest on fallout from GOP Gov. Paul LePage's obscenity-laced tirade against a Democratic legislator (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2cbe4c0cecd4124989719230bd65786Enjoying autumn in New England: Drives, events, adventureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b027ed8c95c4a35850a1e3348ba31f6Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:11:07 GMTPick-your-own pumpkin patches, secret fall escapes and a tour through four states along the Connecticut River are a few of the ideas for enjoying autumn in New England in the September-October issue of Yankee magazine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b027ed8c95c4a35850a1e3348ba31f6Poland stops Chechen migrants at border citing securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98410728e0194450bf8ea113ab756bf4Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:43:06 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has denied entry to a group of Chechens because the country is sealing its border to protect the nation and Europe against the threat of terrorism, its interior minister said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98410728e0194450bf8ea113ab756bf4Investor pulls out, leaving Maine hockey plan in doubt againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f002cf804d744fc39512f3a91dd270bdWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:05:56 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's largest city probably will not meet the deadline to apply for a minor league hockey franchise in time for the 2017-18 season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f002cf804d744fc39512f3a91dd270bdPremature twins in hospital after rescue from boat off Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feaf37ee90c442a7bc157106830f21cbWed, 31 Aug 2016 14:53:29 GMTPALERMO, Sicily (AP) — Two Eritrean baby boys were recovering well at a hospital in Palermo on Wednesday, a week after they were born prematurely in Libya and then — at only 5 days old — put on a cramped boat headed to Europe's shores.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feaf37ee90c442a7bc157106830f21cbGeorgia county will end ban, mosque project can go forwardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5eb094b3624d41f2816c0824d91ad505Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:22:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A ban on building permits for religious institutions that was prompted by opposition to a mosque will soon be lifted, officials in a Georgia county said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5eb094b3624d41f2816c0824d91ad505Are store rewards programs worthwhile?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d044f3071e4aa6b279d6985fd5fa0eWed, 31 Aug 2016 15:02:05 GMTYou grab the gallon of milk you forgot yesterday, pick up the cheapest toothpaste, and head over to the checkout line. Just when your quick trip to the grocery store is almost over, the employee at the register says, "Do you have a rewards card? It's free to join."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d044f3071e4aa6b279d6985fd5fa0e