FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:02:37 -07:0010,000th Syrian reaches US this week in resettlement programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31249e86fb214722b80ab66e809e9d08Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:54:14 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The U.S. will reach its target this week of taking in 10,000 Syrian war refugees in a year-old resettlement program, the U.S. ambassador to Jordan said Sunday, after meeting families headed to California and Virginia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31249e86fb214722b80ab66e809e9d08Turkish bombing kills at least 20 in northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb967106f5146a9987537e65f3f1244Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:30:00 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A Syria monitoring group and a spokesman for a Kurdish-led force say Turkish airstrikes and shelling have killed as many as 20 civilians in northern Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb967106f5146a9987537e65f3f1244UK launches search for swimmer days after 5 die on beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f35af3b80a644b7d9db87bbb37a1b24eSun, 28 Aug 2016 11:20:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — British emergency services have launched a search off England's southeast coast after a swimmer disappeared from the same treacherous beach where five men drowned four days ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f35af3b80a644b7d9db87bbb37a1b24eMan detained after stabbing picnicking couple in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/514ac7199a7145cebf793f52c81e6950Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:23:56 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Police say a 26-year-old man has been detained after stabbing a picnicking couple in western Germany.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/514ac7199a7145cebf793f52c81e6950Europe's refugee crisis simmers despite efforts to solve ithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821c0d259b2d4fce8e528c2cd8ab6436Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:53:11 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Faced with more than 1 million migrants flooding across the Mediterranean last year, European nations tightened border controls, set up naval patrols to stop smugglers, negotiated an agreement with Turkey to limit the numbers crossing, shut the Balkan route used by hundreds of thousands, and tried to speed up deportations of rejected asylum-seekers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821c0d259b2d4fce8e528c2cd8ab6436The Latest: Italy lowers quake death toll back to 290http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821b64455d7d4e9d8a4886b835a46a54Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:27:10 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug 24 earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821b64455d7d4e9d8a4886b835a46a54Gender inequality costs sub-Saharan Africa $95 billion: UNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f49a1e55d74b12b69c70e3ded92f52Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:38:54 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Saharan Africa loses around $95 billion a year due to gender inequality, jeopardizing the continent's efforts for economic growth, according to a U.N. report launched Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f49a1e55d74b12b69c70e3ded92f52German economy minister says EU-US trade talks have failedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5787bd2b3579434eaf96a20c31a98c51Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:11:13 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed, Germany's economy minister said Sunday, citing a lack of progress on any of the major sections of the long-running negotiations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5787bd2b3579434eaf96a20c31a98c51Can Clinton save 'Obamacare' from its mounting problems?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8f2be7eda674d0985dab3dab5829c20Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:48:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Time's running out for the Obama administration, and the president's health care law is struggling in many parts of the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8f2be7eda674d0985dab3dab5829c20Spanish conservatives sign deal with smaller partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/605aab9e9bd142118072a4b622303fffSun, 28 Aug 2016 13:47:52 GMTMADRID (AP) — The conservative Popular Party in Spain has signed a deal with the smaller, business-friendly Ciudadanos that could help avoid a possible third round of elections and end the country's eight-month political deadlock.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/605aab9e9bd142118072a4b622303fffMladenovic, Garcia and Paire suspended by French tennis fedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76bcc572f0ed4652b75d6300eba0549fSun, 28 Aug 2016 13:12:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — The French tennis federation has provisionally suspended Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia and Benoit Paire for "damaging" its image at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76bcc572f0ed4652b75d6300eba0549fLocally transmitted Zika virus infects 41 in Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edb3ddb2b154a81bf86ad65879fefcfSun, 28 Aug 2016 12:41:18 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — More than 40 people have been infected locally by the Zika virus in Singapore, but most have fully recovered, officials said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edb3ddb2b154a81bf86ad65879fefcfPakistan says 4 militants behind 2009 cricket attack killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/399940dabcfe4a9ba72a90c20b18b3e1Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:11:27 GMTLAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani officials say four Islamic extremists allegedly involved in a 2009 attack on the visiting Sri Lankan cricket team have been killed in a shootout with police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/399940dabcfe4a9ba72a90c20b18b3e1Turkish-backed rebels advance amid airstrikes, killing 35http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce6057cf5a82477986de340d2ca06011Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:41:38 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Turkey-backed Syrian rebels seized a number of villages and towns from Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria on Sunday amid Turkish airstrikes and shelling that killed at least 35 people, mostly civilians, according to rebels and a monitoring group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce6057cf5a82477986de340d2ca06011UK alert on treacherous beach ends as swimmer turns up safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a73e7de5d4e492c8c88f68af151c818Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:49:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — British emergency services have called off the search for a missing swimmer on the same treacherous beach where five men drowned days ago — after the swimmer telephoned to say she was fine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a73e7de5d4e492c8c88f68af151c818Uzbekistan's longtime ruler Islam Karimov hospitalizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6ba86950104bdb8d158d061ccde634Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:28:05 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Uzbekistan's government has issued an unusual statement announcing the hospitalization of President Islam Karimov, who has ruled the former Soviet republic in Central Asia for more than 25 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6ba86950104bdb8d158d061ccde634The Latest: Catholic Mass held for Italy quake survivorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ca514cd15e2401a8e24d68a87f52fdaSun, 28 Aug 2016 13:57:50 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug 24 earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ca514cd15e2401a8e24d68a87f52fdaSerbia, Bosnian Serbs hold joint anti-terrorism drillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/046db69f4afe4884a42fa7a2bac90d0fSun, 28 Aug 2016 13:21:46 GMTTRBUSNICA, Serbia (AP) — Police from Serbia and the Serb mini-state in Bosnia have held a joint anti-terrorism drill that could add to simmering tensions in the Balkans stemming from the 1990s war.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/046db69f4afe4884a42fa7a2bac90d0fUK leader May, Cabinet to chart EU exit at Chequers retreathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5501ba0f679a4845a90186360bb96d98Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:48:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is bringing her Cabinet together at her rural retreat to plot Britain's first steps on leaving the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5501ba0f679a4845a90186360bb96d98Italy investigates quake buildings, checking for code fraudhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d78081a4e6e1455ea28b0bf8cd7d27f9Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:45:31 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Bulldozers with huge claws pulled down dangerously overhanging ledges Sunday in Italy's quake-devastated town of Amatrice as investigators worked to figure out if negligence or fraud in building codes had added to the quake's high death toll.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d78081a4e6e1455ea28b0bf8cd7d27f9Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a022a2ae0dff438aa7d1abb4f2017d8cSun, 28 Aug 2016 11:03:11 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's top migration official predicts that fewer than 300,000 refugees will come to the country this year, a sharp drop compared with the height of the migrant crisis in 2015.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a022a2ae0dff438aa7d1abb4f2017d8cWest Ham signs Italy forward Zaza on loan from Juventushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fca5224a52b4067a37e34fb27a7fb17Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:36:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — West Ham has signed Italy forward Simone Zaza on loan from Juventus for a fee of 5 million euros ($5.6 million) as the club's 11th recruit of the transfer window.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fca5224a52b4067a37e34fb27a7fb17Iran confirms arrest of member of negotiation team with Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/904e4f54a3ab47418c8997ef897ab013Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:27:49 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official news agency is saying the country's judiciary has confirmed the brief detention of a member of Iran's negotiation team with world powers on suspicion of "infiltration."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/904e4f54a3ab47418c8997ef897ab013Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League title gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f7bc268c4f9454582d4a4a9283203edSun, 28 Aug 2016 10:20:47 GMTSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With the Little League World Series title game looming Sunday, the Endwell, New York, players planned on taking a break from baseball if only for one evening.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f7bc268c4f9454582d4a4a9283203edFilipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa6f3387078543e2b12072e2e82dca03Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:30:33 GMTCAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines (AP) — Muslim extremists supporting the Islamic State group freed eight fellow militants in a daring attack that also allowed 15 other inmates to escape from a provincial jail in the southern Philippines, police said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa6f3387078543e2b12072e2e82dca03States review clean energy projects for New England regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd5e0c87350408094c77da7443cda83Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:44:34 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts officials are joining with electric utilities to evaluate more than 50 solicitations from companies to build plants that would generate clean energy for all three states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd5e0c87350408094c77da7443cda83Clinton invokes father's memory to hit Trump on businesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b55c2b80f9f54297af9a9f7e0c814affSun, 28 Aug 2016 12:44:39 GMTWARREN, Mich. (AP) — Hillary Clinton has landed on a very personal counterpunch to what she says is Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b55c2b80f9f54297af9a9f7e0c814affSyrian rebels advance on Kurds as Turkish strikes kill 35http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9de04bcce01144b59259cccd1a6e8fbdSun, 28 Aug 2016 13:45:20 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Turkey-backed Syrian rebels seized a number of villages and towns from Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria on Sunday amid Turkish airstrikes and shelling that killed at least 35 people, mostly civilians, according to rebels and a monitoring group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9de04bcce01144b59259cccd1a6e8fbdIn flooded Louisiana city, even modest recovery raises hopehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dd697c767d4454ad42d645cf84bd27Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:53:02 GMTDENHAM SPRINGS, La. (AP) — In 23 years of coaching football, Dru Nettles never had to deliver a pep talk like this.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dd697c767d4454ad42d645cf84bd27Can Clinton save health overhaul from its mounting problems?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9398a65a93246a6bb511d56d5e50895Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:55:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With the hourglass running out for his administration, President Barack Obama's health care law is struggling in many parts of the country. Double-digit premium increases and exits by big-name insurers have caused some to wonder whether "Obamacare" will go down as a failed experiment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9398a65a93246a6bb511d56d5e50895Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are countedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c0fe0c39054ffa9ccf4e0ca9f9c133Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:21:24 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Election officials compiled results in Gabon on Sunday as representatives of the incumbent president and his most prominent challenger predicted victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c0fe0c39054ffa9ccf4e0ca9f9c133Italy probes to see if criminal negligence raised quake tollhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc8fb5f9b9ba462ba09895a609fe5e29Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:25:03 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Bulldozers with huge claws and other heavy equipment rolled through Italy's quake-devastated town of Amatrice on Sunday, pulling down dangerously overhanging ledges and clearing rubble as investigators tried to figure out if negligence in enforcing building codes added to the quake's high death toll.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc8fb5f9b9ba462ba09895a609fe5e29The Latest: Italy probes building codes after deadly quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b97b4bf3ee874468b9629269930fd98dSun, 28 Aug 2016 09:42:01 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug 24 earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b97b4bf3ee874468b9629269930fd98dMussels disappearing from New England waters, scientists sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1c39862f15f44509653defee27d8ef3Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:24:05 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — New England is running out of mussels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1c39862f15f44509653defee27d8ef3Lawyer's at center of race, gun debate on 2 Charleston caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c08daf0b85d4399862c89a6b9555151Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:00:31 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Andy Savage keeps in his law office a sealed plastic bag with the blood-splattered clothes that Felicia Sanders wore sheltering her granddaughter from a fusillade of bullets that killed nine black parishioners at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c08daf0b85d4399862c89a6b9555151Uber, rival Careem suspend services in UAE capital Abu Dhabihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/147400e78700485baffbf332d889cbb4Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:48:04 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber and a chief competitor have unexpectedly suspended services in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/147400e78700485baffbf332d889cbb4Germany expects fewer than 300,000 refugees this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b2d99bca6dd408596808cc2250fce43Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:49:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's top migration official expects fewer than 300,000 refugees will come to the country this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b2d99bca6dd408596808cc2250fce43The Latest: Pope prays for quake residents, hopes to visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb185883f98c4a49bf84f6e9e67c9a00Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:40:11 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug 24 earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb185883f98c4a49bf84f6e9e67c9a00State burial in Poland for WWII heroes slain by communistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81714865a0894e57a88f9ee8abbee533Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:34:02 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — A state burial in Poland has been held for two World War II heroes who fought the Germans but were later killed by the communists for their pro-independence activity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81714865a0894e57a88f9ee8abbee533Iraq requests new Saudi envoy after assassination remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a11ff9cbb2c4efb83651b2f1c8b22bbSun, 28 Aug 2016 13:54:46 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Foreign Ministry said the government on Sunday formally requested that the Saudi ambassador in Baghdad be replaced after he claimed that Iranian-backed Shiite militias are plotting to assassinate him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a11ff9cbb2c4efb83651b2f1c8b22bbBurkinis, economy top items in French presidential campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05feb0d15dfd4018a8e5d0fc54d0bb65Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:46:27 GMTPARIS (AP) — The national identity crisis exposed by France's burkini controversy is threatening to set the tone for the country's presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05feb0d15dfd4018a8e5d0fc54d0bb65College football Down Under attracts 61,000 fans at Sydneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbf2a601625d4b7c815f4864bf1195b7Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:04:03 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — The beer ran out in some sections of the Olympic stadium, but most of the 61,247 spectators at Saturday's U.S. college football opener in Sydney between California and Hawaii appeared to be enjoying their American "gridiron" experience.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbf2a601625d4b7c815f4864bf1195b7Top diplomat backs new South Sudan vice presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd0205628065428d928984e885888e39Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:28:51 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The top monitor of South Sudan's peace deal said he and diplomats support the disputed appointment of a new vice president in order to support the country's shaky peace agreement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd0205628065428d928984e885888e39Burkini clash sets tone for France's presidential campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c779e428540e44ac89ab33f06e2cdda5Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:56:25 GMTPARIS (AP) — The national identity crisis exposed by France's burkini controversy is threatening to set the tone for the country's presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c779e428540e44ac89ab33f06e2cdda52 United pilots suspected of being drunk arrested in Glasgowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1cdee74a7fc4d3ca53139b189ab309eSun, 28 Aug 2016 10:27:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — Police and airline officials say two United Airlines pilots have been arrested for suspected intoxication before they were to fly 141 passengers from Scotland to the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1cdee74a7fc4d3ca53139b189ab309eHurricane Gaston reforms, moves northwest in the Atlantichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc9902aea534495b93b770cc9378f68eSun, 28 Aug 2016 09:58:25 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Gaston has reformed, gathering strength as it moves northwestward in the Atlantic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc9902aea534495b93b770cc9378f68eBulldozers work to clear out Italy's quake-hit townshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bf1e35fc6e74dd58396ca612f7f579fSun, 28 Aug 2016 09:16:24 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Bulldozers with huge claws and other heavy equipment clanked down the streets of Italy's quake-devastated town of Amatrice on Sunday, pulling down dangerously overhanging ledges and clearing rubble as investigators tried to figure out if negligence in enforcing building codes added to the high death toll.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bf1e35fc6e74dd58396ca612f7f579f1 Turkish soldier killed, 8 wounded in southeastern Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/708426f41afa413e846973b0e6b62254Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:57:56 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — One Turkish soldier was killed and eight others wounded in two separate blasts Sunday in the country's Kurdish-dominated southeast, and Kurdish militants launched a rocket-propelled grenade at a civilian airport, officials and the state-run news agency said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/708426f41afa413e846973b0e6b62254Turkey lifts headscarf ban for its policewomenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/784ce06c4c834bb2aa58e7bf6ae6212bSun, 28 Aug 2016 10:31:55 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — It is official: Turkey's female police officers will be able to wear headscarves as part of their uniform.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/784ce06c4c834bb2aa58e7bf6ae6212bGermany's economy minister says free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/292e0a4eebcb4236bf6234b1e78044c2Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:08:47 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's economy minister says free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/292e0a4eebcb4236bf6234b1e78044c2