FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Dec 2015 06:40:51 -08:00Southern California man dies in crash hours after good deed, 01 Dec 2015 14:33:32 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego-area woman is working to honor the memory of a stranger who died hours after paying for her groceries and asking her to "pay it forward." funded by Coke to fight obesity disbanding, 01 Dec 2015 14:36:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A nonprofit funded by the Coca-Cola Co. to combat obesity is disbanding following revelations about the beverage maker's involvement with the group., Germany, Canada call on world to put price on carbon, 01 Dec 2015 14:12:29 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — One of the smartest ways to fight global warming is putting a price on carbon dioxide pollution, some key world leaders at the international climate summit say. gets life in prison for hacking grandfather to death, 01 Dec 2015 13:30:32 GMTMUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man convicted of first-degree murder in the hacking and bludgeoning of his 71-year-old grandfather has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. African prison shows former cell of Oscar Pistorius, 01 Dec 2015 12:54:24 GMTPRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The South African prison cell where Oscar Pistorius stayed for a year for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp is furnished with a single mattress on a metal frame, a basin, a small cabinet and a barred window whose view is blocked by a metal screen on the outside. Bracey says 'Point Break' remake bigger and better, 01 Dec 2015 13:17:23 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Hollywood actor Luke Bracey said Tuesday the remake of the action crime thriller "Point Break" is bigger and better because it's got extreme sports that weren't even invented when the original 1991 hit came out. grasps for hope as coal loses its grip, 01 Dec 2015 14:28:07 GMTWELCH, W.Va. (AP) — The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury's mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them. They enter on carts nearly flat on their backs, the roof of the mine coursing by just a few inches in front of their faces. They don't stand up all day. Latest: Obama: Even Republicans will uphold climate deal, 01 Dec 2015 14:30:20 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: leader Xi Jinping welcomed in cash-strapped Zimbabwe, 01 Dec 2015 12:55:19 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Thousands of people lined Harare's roads and welcomed Chinese president Xi Jinping, whose visit has raised hopes that China will help stabilize Zimbabwe's faltering economy. says Russia may finally come around on Assad's future, 01 Dec 2015 13:59:26 GMTPARIS (AP) — President Barack Obama expressed optimism Tuesday that Russia will ultimately come around on the need for Syrian President Bashar Assad to leave power to end his country's long civil war, but warned the turnaround would not come overnight. stocks rise on improved economic data, 01 Dec 2015 13:01:06 GMTTOKYO (AP) — World stock markets mostly rose Tuesday on improved economic data from Japan and the eurozone as well as hopes for more central bank stimulus. seek dismissal of U.Va. swim team hazing lawsuit, 01 Dec 2015 12:57:52 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Five former University of Virginia swim team members are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit accusing them of hazing. Latest: Paris extends ban on protests in Le Bourget, 01 Dec 2015 13:30:31 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: on Paris attacks: Nothing's stopping us from going back, 01 Dec 2015 14:26:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bono says despite the deadly attacks in Paris last month, he believes Paris will remain strong and he is hoping U2's concert there this week moves the audience. sucks up Beijing air to draw attention to air quality, 01 Dec 2015 12:34:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — For four hours every day, for 100 days, Chinese artist Wang Renzheng held up the attachment of an industrial vacuum cleaner to suck in Beijing's notoriously polluted air at various landmarks. says he hopes shooting at Colorado clinic spurs action, 01 Dec 2015 13:53:06 GMTPARIS (AP) — President Barack Obama says he hopes the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado spurs conversation and action on deterring gun violence. panel: Heathrow plans must address air quality issues, 01 Dec 2015 13:56:52 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's government should not give the go-ahead for the expansion of Heathrow airport until its officials can show they will comply with air quality, noise and other environmental concerns, a parliamentary committee report said Tuesday. investigate death of Alaska's capital city mayor, 01 Dec 2015 12:53:47 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Police are investigating the death of the newly elected mayor of Alaska's capital city, whose body was found at his Juneau home. Source: Oregon assistant Frost to become UCF head coach, 01 Dec 2015 14:16:07 GMTA person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost will be the new head coach at Central Florida. imposes travel permit for doctors to limit brain drain, 01 Dec 2015 13:53:25 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The Cuban government announced Tuesday that it is reimposing a hated travel permit requirement on many doctors, requiring them to get permission to leave the country in an attempt to counter a brain drain that it blames on the United States. Russian plane crash complicates Syria talks, 01 Dec 2015 13:03:46 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane near the Syrian border has not only frayed previously warm ties between Russia and Turkey, but has also put a strain on the peace talks for Syria, Russia's foreign ministry spokesman said Tuesday. accused of smuggling turtles expected to plead guilty, 01 Dec 2015 13:35:14 GMTANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A Canadian man caught with dozens of turtles inside his pants is getting snapped by the U.S. justice system. Chicago mayor to create police accountability panel, 01 Dec 2015 13:05:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and an online threat that prompted the University of Chicago to cancel classes for a day (all times local): veteran, Nick News chief Linda Ellerbee retiring, 01 Dec 2015 12:53:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Linda Ellerbee, a veteran newswoman who wrote an irreverent best-seller about her time on television and built a second career at Nickelodeon explaining tough stories to youngsters, says that she's signing off the air for good. to make a tin man? Ask the wizards of 'The Wiz Live!', 01 Dec 2015 14:29:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Peek behind the curtain at "The Wiz Live!" and you'll find there is indeed a wizard — or three. Chrysler sales up in what could be a record November, 01 Dec 2015 14:15:51 GMTDETROIT (AP) — November used to be a slow month for U.S. car sales. Not anymore. museum initiative explores 'Giving in America', 01 Dec 2015 13:49:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A Smithsonian museum is launching a new initiative exploring the ways giving is woven into American life, whether it's a multimillion dollar school endowment, nights spent battling blazes by a volunteer firefighter or other contributions of time and money. says parts of climate deal must be legally binding, 01 Dec 2015 13:44:06 GMTPARIS (AP) — Parts of a global climate agreement being hammered out in Paris should be legally binding, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. The declaration was a boost to climate negotiators seeking a tough accord and a challenge to Republican senators, many of whom don't believe that global warming is real. prosecutors investigate man with tattoo of death camp, 01 Dec 2015 13:03:32 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say they are investigating whether a man violated the country's prohibition of the public display of Nazi symbols by appearing at a swimming pool with a tattoo of what appeared to be the Auschwitz death camp on his back. Latest: Obama warns climate change will create refugees, 01 Dec 2015 12:35:34 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: imposes travel permit for doctors to limit brain brain, 01 Dec 2015 12:38:12 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The Cuban government says it is reimposing a hated travel permit requirement on many doctors, requiring them to get permission to leave the country in an attempt to counter a brain drain that it publicly blames on the United States. Scripts offers low-cost alternative to Turing drug, 01 Dec 2015 14:15:02 GMTThe nation's biggest pharmacy benefits manager is muscling back into the debate over soaring drug costs by promoting a less-expensive alternative to a life-saving medicine with a list price of $750 per pill. probes mystery boats carrying dead bodies off coast, 01 Dec 2015 12:41:34 GMTTOKYO (AP) — They drift into seas near Japan by the dozens every year, ghostly wrecked ships thought to come from impoverished North Korea.'l NY Times' Thai printer refuses to run front-page story, 01 Dec 2015 13:46:14 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The printer of the International New York Times in Thailand refused to print an article portraying a gloomy outlook for the country, leaving in its place a large blank space at the center of Tuesday's front page. attorney general back in court over fraud indictment, 01 Dec 2015 13:51:55 GMTMcKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is expected back in court on felony charges of defrauding investors. urges Turkey, Russia to set tension aside, focus on IS, 01 Dec 2015 12:48:25 GMTPARIS (AP) — Aiming to head off a rift between major Mideast players, President Barack Obama urged Turkey and Russia on Tuesday to set aside tensions over the downing of a Russian warplane and focus on the common priority of defeating the Islamic State group. tourists visit Hawaii in October but spending drops, 01 Dec 2015 12:39:27 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The number of travelers to Hawaii climbed 4.8 percent last month compared to the same month last year. sends black smoke over Dubai's Palm Jumeirah, 01 Dec 2015 14:01:23 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A fire that broke out in Dubai has sent thick black smoke over the famous Palm Jumeirah, a man-made island in the United Arab Emirates.'s 'The Wiz Live!' to ease on down that tuneful road, 01 Dec 2015 14:14:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Soon, a determined girl named Dorothy will ease on down that road in NBC's "The Wiz Live!" of ex-speaker sends NY politics into turmoil, 01 Dec 2015 14:11:41 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics down to the granite foundations of the state Capitol, provoking fresh calls to overhaul a system that has stubbornly clung to its long history of corruption. Latest: Obama confident climate deal will be reached, 01 Dec 2015 13:36:57 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: African appeals court to rule on Pistorius, 01 Dec 2015 14:04:12 GMTPRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A top South African appeals court says it will rule this week on whether to overturn a manslaughter conviction against Oscar Pistorius and find the double-amputee Olympian guilty of murder for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. says 888 killed in Iraq violence in November, 01 Dec 2015 13:13:04 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says 888 people were killed in violence in Iraq in November, up from 714 the previous month. demand video in fatal 2014 Houston police shooting, 01 Dec 2015 12:31:43 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Activists are demanding the release of video they believe shows the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by a Houston police officer. Latest: EU anti-terror chief says airstrikes hurting IS, 01 Dec 2015 12:46:26 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's counter-terrorism coordinator believes the Islamic State group is resorting to attacks abroad because it is hurting from coalition airstrikes. Western Bancorp buying parent of Home Federal Bank, 01 Dec 2015 13:44:23 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Great Western Bancorp Inc. plans to acquire HF Financial Corp., the parent company of Home Federal Bank. problem, pilot actions led to Indonesia AirAsia crash, 01 Dec 2015 13:33:13 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A rudder control system problem that had occurred nearly two dozen times in the previous 12 months coupled with the pilots' response led to last year's crash of an AirAsia plane in Indonesia that killed all 162 people on board, investigators said Tuesday. NY man rammed 14 vehicles after family court hearing, 01 Dec 2015 14:16:17 GMTCORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a central New York man is jailed on assault and other charges after ramming his truck into more than a dozen vehicles following a family court hearing. Florida man tried to electrocute father over will, 01 Dec 2015 13:49:56 GMTORMOND BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida man is accused of trying to electrocute his father after finding out he was the sole beneficiary of the man's will. Latest: World urged to help troubled Lake Chad region, 01 Dec 2015 13:18:26 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: