FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 28 Aug 2015 05:43:40 -07:00The Latest: Hungary: 4 in custody tied to 71 deaths in truckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9052e73548274678b60a3fcb3b9db52dFri, 28 Aug 2015 11:56:56 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9052e73548274678b60a3fcb3b9db52dThe Latest: UN: 100 migrants rescued off Libya; 200 missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c139be605cc4aaeae4e7b28713082f5Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:42:46 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c139be605cc4aaeae4e7b28713082f5Student killed in shooting at Savannah State Universityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49f71e45d1a14525ad56fa96b2e67c09Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:35:44 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a shooting at Savannah State University killed a student and prompted a lockdown at the Georgia school.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49f71e45d1a14525ad56fa96b2e67c09US consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in Julyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0fa2fd206624353ae734579a0209c26Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:31:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers increased their spending by a moderate amount in July, while income growth was propelled by the largest jump in wages and salaries in eight months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0fa2fd206624353ae734579a0209c26Iraq's top cleric says government must genuinely seek changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1517c99102c849ff87dd75fb5640e121Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:39:13 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's top Shiite cleric said on Friday the government must show it was seeking genuine change to combat corruption and improve services and not just introduce temporary measures to placate the embattled nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1517c99102c849ff87dd75fb5640e121Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of Katrinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85810c066bd74086aca7b959ea091ae7Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:07:28 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former President George W. Bush is returning Friday to New Orleans — the scene of one of his presidency's lowest points — to tout the region's recovery from the nation's costliest natural disaster on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85810c066bd74086aca7b959ea091ae7Mylan shareholders approve pursuit of Perrigohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/814a8f4ba507420fba8ca08b034fe9aeFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:34:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mylan NV's shareholders approved the company's hostile pursuit of Perrigo Co. and the generic drugmaker hopes to push ahead with a formal offer soon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/814a8f4ba507420fba8ca08b034fe9ae200 feared dead in latest migrant disaster off Libya's coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922a7b6915ed45bd81bb73735477eafeFri, 28 Aug 2015 11:51:54 GMTZUWARA, Libya (AP) — Libyan authorities were collecting the bodies of migrants who drowned off the coastal city of Zuwara, with some 200 feared dead on Friday in the latest disaster involving desperate people trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922a7b6915ed45bd81bb73735477eafeThe Latest: Eaton holds on to lead in decathlon at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6837c61b7d84aa1abe89f4d0fda8b93Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:24:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6837c61b7d84aa1abe89f4d0fda8b93Puerto Rico braces for Erika after 4 killed in Dominicahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df9ec40917b4474bbd3372a14ba83fceFri, 28 Aug 2015 10:42:08 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika lashed Puerto Rico early Friday with heavy rains and wind after killing four people and causing devastating floods in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, where several people remained missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df9ec40917b4474bbd3372a14ba83fceRussian prosecutors investigate removal of bas reliefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/867e4d11f6dc419eab034cf127f087a1Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:29:56 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Prosecutors in Russia's second-largest city of St. Petersburg are investigating the theft of a 100-year old bas relief depicting the mythical demon Mephistopheles from the facade of a historic building, in a possible right-wing act of revenge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/867e4d11f6dc419eab034cf127f087a1Libya collects victims' bodies from latest migrant disasterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef67a67b4bbb4e9481e97d0537fd7552Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:30:20 GMTZUWARA, Libya (AP) — Libyan authorities were collecting the bodies of migrants who drowned off the Libyan coastal city of Zuwara, with some 200 feared dead on Friday in the latest disaster involving desperate people trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef67a67b4bbb4e9481e97d0537fd7552Refugees or migrants? Debate over words to describe crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f04a6b27ac24ec78d9ace5a7573ab52Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:01:50 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Day after day, images of soaked and exhausted parents clutching their glassy-eyed children as they arrive on Europe's shores make their way around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f04a6b27ac24ec78d9ace5a7573ab52The Latest on TV shooting: Selfies honor WDBJ-TV employeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7138f6ba31db4839bbc0b66d984c939dFri, 28 Aug 2015 11:15:32 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7138f6ba31db4839bbc0b66d984c939dThe Latest: Mediterranean death toll hits 2,432, will risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaa8141aa25d43d9809d8005e40763cfFri, 28 Aug 2015 11:36:01 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaa8141aa25d43d9809d8005e40763cfThe Latest: 1,000 migrants jostle to cross Macedonian borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f285beebbc848d0a4abddb1a250f98eFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:33:41 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f285beebbc848d0a4abddb1a250f98eGunman in on-air deaths remembered as 'professional victim'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0276c718e4294b44a3f68445f7390acaFri, 28 Aug 2015 10:45:49 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The man who was news director during Vester Flanagan's rocky tenure at Virginia station WDBJ-TV described him as someone who constantly saw himself being victimized by others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0276c718e4294b44a3f68445f7390acaBangladesh arrests 2 more suspects in blogger's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a97d4b997244a9eaebf38f54c8f7c57Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:37:58 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh have arrested two more suspected members of a banned militant group thought to be behind the slaying of a secular blogger in the fourth such killing this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a97d4b997244a9eaebf38f54c8f7c57Indian and Pakistani border guards trade gunfire, 9 killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36f1b7d1de344ce3ad3319ce92b1c7d5Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:19:57 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Indian and Pakistani border guards traded gunfire in the divided region of Kashmir, leaving nine civilians dead and another 62 wounded, authorities said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36f1b7d1de344ce3ad3319ce92b1c7d5Health ministry official detained on suspicion of bribeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d24f9438da704da58f033f11f9841bd8Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:26:35 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A senior health ministry official has been detained on suspicion of accepting bribes of face cream and money in exchange for giving operating licenses to pharmacies, the latest case of suspected corruption in Romania's underfunded health care system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d24f9438da704da58f033f11f9841bd8Vatican says ex-envoy, charged with sexual abuse, has diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e42be7b0a1684003b294b2c168e4da2bFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:27:50 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican's former ambassador to the Dominican Republic, the highest-ranking Holy See official to ever be charged with sexually abusing young boys, was found dead Friday as he awaited trial, the Vatican said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e42be7b0a1684003b294b2c168e4da2bOhio football team gets live tiger mascot for season openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee4fa8208daa4907a148f2c34b99cf75Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:43:18 GMTMASSILLON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school football team that's had a live tiger cub at games for decades has kicked off the season with its traditional mascot, even though the boosters haven't proved they'd meet stricter state rules for keeping exotic animals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee4fa8208daa4907a148f2c34b99cf75Brooke Burke-Charvet to co-host Miss America pageanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1cd0e105a9f40528d721e71a58cd0d4Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:22:02 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Brooke Burke-Charvet, the actress, entrepreneur and fitness guru, will co-host the 2016 Miss America pageant next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1cd0e105a9f40528d721e71a58cd0d4The Latest on TV shooting: Shopping center opens againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f65a77cd376b47dcac1d3c037574bd82Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:28:25 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f65a77cd376b47dcac1d3c037574bd82Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06e0bcb1ccd14425b6243b05fc5cceb4Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:17:16 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with growing calls for her impeachment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06e0bcb1ccd14425b6243b05fc5cceb4Greece's caretaker cabinet sworn in ahead of early votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/826dca562a6a4546bd4f33682b328ee0Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:18:24 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's new caretaker government, led by the nation's first female prime minister, was sworn in Friday as the country heads to early elections next month, the third time Greeks will go to the polls this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/826dca562a6a4546bd4f33682b328ee0The Latest on TV shooting: Husband: 3rd victim shot in backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/490b917cef594475a83cb68ed886cb33Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:05:29 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/490b917cef594475a83cb68ed886cb33The Latest: 2 through, 2 out for US in 100-meter hurdleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f991556263f4744bb047cc4cc04d92bFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:14:09 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f991556263f4744bb047cc4cc04d92bUS consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in July, while incomes rise 0.4 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f514abff6d8f473fa2ac7ecd14f05455Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:30:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in July, while incomes rise 0.4 percent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f514abff6d8f473fa2ac7ecd14f05455The Latest: German police brace for anti-migrant violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/407c5fb9233248f382c7fc247875c2bcFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:13:24 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/407c5fb9233248f382c7fc247875c2bcThe Latest: UN urges world crackdown on people traffickershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4392e8a0eb18425884c25576f91fd486Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:11:53 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4392e8a0eb18425884c25576f91fd486The Latest: Greece rescues 665 migrants off its islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c28880accfa74d4eb7b0090ce90a0dceFri, 28 Aug 2015 10:54:12 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c28880accfa74d4eb7b0090ce90a0dceUkraine asks Russia for lower gas prices for winter seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af084f492e754d35a3d1c355aebfa65dFri, 28 Aug 2015 10:55:48 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Emboldened by a deal with international creditors to write down part of its debt, Ukraine on Friday asked Russia for lower gas prices for the winter season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af084f492e754d35a3d1c355aebfa65dThe Latest: UN: Over 300,000 crossed Mediterranean this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3a0ca7094f34a8cb6f9df74df3b1744Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:20:55 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3a0ca7094f34a8cb6f9df74df3b1744US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b20e07bc8ae24ed2a66bf81c0b9d3f1fFri, 28 Aug 2015 10:59:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser met with President Xi Jinping on Friday amid final preparations for the Chinese leader's visit to Washington next month, with both sides expressing optimism despite their differences.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b20e07bc8ae24ed2a66bf81c0b9d3f1fIndia's river waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5689ba91065d41d98536d99ae4c99f35Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:34:25 GMTNASIK, India (AP) — It's just water. But to the millions of Hindus expected at the Kumbh Mela festival, held this year along the Godavari, touching that water is reverential.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5689ba91065d41d98536d99ae4c99f35TS Erika soaks Puerto Rico after 4 killed in Dominicahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34890a140b9d43c093e3fa7c19d4db3cFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:25:34 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika lashed Puerto Rico Friday with rain and wind after killing four people and causing devastating floods in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, where several people remained missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34890a140b9d43c093e3fa7c19d4db3c3 militants killed, 10 Philippine marines wounded in clashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7959e385037f433099b1c488f1d55d93Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:40:47 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — At least three Abu Sayyaf extremists were killed and 10 Philippine marines were wounded in a clash Friday with about 300 of the militants in a remote southern village, the military said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7959e385037f433099b1c488f1d55d93Austrian officials: 71 migrants likely suffocated in truckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbf802ac55c5413eaa16b7a3d58fb0caFri, 28 Aug 2015 11:59:37 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Police arrested several people believed to be part of a human smuggling operation in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants who likely suffocated in a refrigerated truck found abandoned on Austria's main highway, law enforcement officials said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbf802ac55c5413eaa16b7a3d58fb0ca3 arrested in connection with deaths of 71 migrants in truckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/285efe8e391b43a8aa734ff2dc815869Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:14:26 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Three people believed to be part of a human smuggling operation were arrested overnight in Hungary in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants found in a refrigerated truck abandoned on Austria's main highway, law enforcement officials said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/285efe8e391b43a8aa734ff2dc815869Japan requires companies to set goals in hiring female execshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c576780d391c4bf0bbbfc71c53739d1cFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:18:23 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese lawmakers approved a law Friday requiring large employers to set and publicize targets for hiring or promoting women as managers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c576780d391c4bf0bbbfc71c53739d1cQ&A about this week's market turmoil in China and beyondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f59299ec3ab44864aec1a44144ff73dcFri, 28 Aug 2015 10:53:34 GMTBEIJING (AP) — With the Chinese stock market turmoil that incited global panic abated — at least for now — here are some questions and answers about it, as well as lessons to learn:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f59299ec3ab44864aec1a44144ff73dcGerman authorities brace for protests at refugee shelterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f523614ff73a4b5a90e4628c9ec6b15eFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:25:00 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities are bracing for possible far-right violence in the eastern state of Saxony at the weekend, after an administrative court in the state capital Dresden on Friday nixed a blanket ban on public assembly in the town of Heidenau.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f523614ff73a4b5a90e4628c9ec6b15eEaton is back, and takes early lead in decathlon at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2912e8d7c891492b9f622fdb3c03c18bFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:06:00 GMTBEIJING (AP) — After a two-year absence, Ashton Eaton needed only 10.23 seconds to establish himself again as the favorite to win the decathlon at the world championships.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2912e8d7c891492b9f622fdb3c03c18bThe Latest: Dawn Harper-Nelson crashes in hurdles semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a98c413b698346eb8bf5ca1ba9177496Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:39:32 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a98c413b698346eb8bf5ca1ba9177496The Latest: Bolt bumps into the cameraman again at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c3277fca744f13a869a5512b513c00Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:25:40 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c3277fca744f13a869a5512b513c00Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global stock rally fadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1865fd3bdd2841b9a3a03109fa0eb0e3Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:38:22 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1865fd3bdd2841b9a3a03109fa0eb0e3Analysts question costs in Los Angeles 2024 Olympics bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6df3f073b3004e3f9f3ead1019b779baFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:37:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — City analysts warned that construction costs for athlete housing in Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic bid may be significantly underestimated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6df3f073b3004e3f9f3ead1019b779baGOP candidate Trump to offer plan to overhaul US tax codehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29e10f49663848f09df31e0b74437817Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:40:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is promising to offer a plan within a month to overhaul the tax system, calling himself "king of the tax code."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29e10f49663848f09df31e0b74437817Leading stem cell scientist cleared of misconduct chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6e7428ba83b4a76998668d07a5e4468Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:34:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — Sweden's Karolinska Institute says a leading stem cell scientist accused of unethical behavior has been cleared of scientific misconduct though he sometimes acted without due care.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6e7428ba83b4a76998668d07a5e4468