FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Sep 2015 15:18:53 -07:00Police in Illinois hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed, 01 Sep 2015 21:35:25 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police with helicopters, dogs and armed with rifles were conducting a massive manhunt in northern Illinois on Tuesday after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men. leader: Not enough votes to defund Planned Parenthood, 01 Sep 2015 21:47:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood, prompting heated rebuffs from conservatives. Dame looking to run the ball more with Zaire at QB, 01 Sep 2015 20:36:43 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — No. 11 Notre Dame wants to run the ball more this season and the Fighting Irish think they have the big, nasty line to lead the way. Carson campaign reaping cash as he rises in GOP polls, 01 Sep 2015 20:41:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vacation-filled August is typically one of the worst months for any politician to raise money. But it was Ben Carson's best yet. selling vehicles in the US in August, 01 Sep 2015 21:17:02 GMTAutomakers reported U.S. sales for August on Tuesday. Here are top selling cars and trucks, the number sold and the percentage change from last August. detention for white police chief who shot black man, 01 Sep 2015 21:27:02 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A white former police chief will have to spend a year under home detention but won't have to serve any prison time in the 2011 shooting death of an unarmed black man. man facing charges for shooting bear cubs in trash, 01 Sep 2015 20:51:31 GMTEVERGREEN, Colo. (AP) — A homeowner is facing charges after shooting two bear cubs rummaging through his trash. Fred Jackson traveling to meet Seahawks, 01 Sep 2015 20:42:15 GMTRENTON, Wash. (AP) — After being released by the Buffalo Bills, running back Fred Jackson is looking for an opportunity to reunite with former teammate Marshawn Lynch in Seattle. accused of harassing American Indian students cleared, 01 Sep 2015 21:14:00 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of using racial slurs and spilling beer on American Indian students during a hockey game was cleared of a disorderly conduct charge Tuesday, more than a month after a trial in the controversial case attracted more than 200 people. to survey S. Carolina brig for Guantanamo detainees, 01 Sep 2015 21:15:30 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Pentagon team is coming to South Carolina this week to evaluate whether the Navy brig near Charleston could be suitable to house detainees from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, officials said Tuesday. 'Superfly' Snuka charged in girlfriend's 1983 death, 01 Sep 2015 20:28:56 GMTALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Former professional wrestling star Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka was charged Tuesday with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend more than three decades ago. House staffer indicted on assault and other charges, 01 Sep 2015 20:41:02 GMTUPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors say a White House staffer has been indicted on assault and other charges following a dispute with a U.S. Capitol Police officer at her home. behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire, 01 Sep 2015 20:20:10 GMTBAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring — not a rolling, monthslong frat party. nanny being deported after murder charge is dropped, 01 Sep 2015 21:16:36 GMTBOSTON (AP) — An Irish ex-nanny is being deported a day after Massachusetts prosecutors dropped a murder charge against her in the death of a 1-year-old girl. in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisis, 01 Sep 2015 20:39:00 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Chanting "Freedom! Freedom!," angry migrants demanded to be let aboard trains bound for Austria and Germany after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic Tuesday from its main Budapest terminal and brawny police forced hundreds of migrants out of the train station. Rubio says nation doesn't need US Education Department, 01 Sep 2015 21:16:30 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio says the U.S. doesn't need a federal Education Department, arguing that its recommendations to state and local governments often turn into mandates tied to money.'s will launch all day breakfast on Oct. 6, 01 Sep 2015 21:53:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day starting Oct. 6., doctor say injured firefighter making slow progress, 01 Sep 2015 21:54:00 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The firefighter severely injured in a Washington wildfire flare-up that killed three of his comrades is making progress, but he's not out of danger yet. drops case against prominent gay-rights activist, 01 Sep 2015 20:29:08 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday dismissed sex-crimes charges against prominent gay rights activist Terry Bean after the alleged teenage victim refused to testify against him. feud intensifies in GOP primary, 01 Sep 2015 21:35:42 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush escalated his feud with Donald Trump on Tuesday, betting big he can re-energize his stalled campaign by challenging the billionaire businessman head on. case against Titans' wide receiver continued 2 weeks, 01 Sep 2015 21:10:52 GMTVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter's trial on misdemeanor charges arising from a July bar brawl has been pushed back to Sept. 15 so defense attorneys can try to produce a key witness. lowers estimate of Takata air bags needing repairs, 01 Sep 2015 20:43:17 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Federal regulators have lowered their estimate of potentially defective Takata Corp. air bags on U.S. roads. think the stock market is crazy? Look at oil prices., 01 Sep 2015 20:36:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Commodity markets are renowned for their booms and busts but the last four days in the crude oil market have even experienced traders wide-eyed. in recession; PM Harper denies it as election looms, 01 Sep 2015 20:35:39 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada has fallen into a recession, dragged down by falling energy prices and economic troubles in China. amends debate criteria, Fiorina may get in, 01 Sep 2015 21:58:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — CNN has changed its criteria for who qualifies for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former technology executive Carly Fiorina a better chance at appearing in the Sept. 16 prime-time affair. clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriage, 01 Sep 2015 21:52:34 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Invoking "God's authority," a county clerk denied marriage licenses to gay couples again Tuesday in direct defiance of the federal courts, and vowed not to resign, even under the pressure of steep fines or jail. stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report, 01 Sep 2015 20:36:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after an economic report out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated., in folksy talks, describes US military of future, 01 Sep 2015 20:58:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a speech and a wide-ranging exchange with troops on social media sites Tuesday to press his agenda for change in the military, signaling his early support for expanded maternity leave, women serving in combat jobs and greater flexibility pay, promotions and benefits. mom accused of killing baby released; evidence lacking, 01 Sep 2015 21:40:30 GMTBATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — A New York woman who was accused of murder and living with her dead baby daughter's body for three months has been released from custody because of a lack of evidence. of 2 Ohio abortion clinics sue over state hurdles, 01 Sep 2015 22:03:29 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Operators of two southwest Ohio abortion clinics are asking a federal court to declare recently enacted state laws governing their operations unconstitutional. health law tax is not just a levy on luxury, 01 Sep 2015 20:38:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The last major piece of President Barack Obama's health care law could raise costs for thrifty consumers as well as large corporations and union members when it takes effect in 2018. lost 9 days in forest says she regrets leaving group, 01 Sep 2015 22:04:33 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A hiker found alive after enduring nine days in the California wilderness with no food and broken bones says she regrets her decision to leave her group and return to their base camp alone. and movie producers announced for Oscars telecast, 01 Sep 2015 21:59:30 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says David Hill and Reginald Hudlin will produce the 88th Oscars telecast. Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion', 01 Sep 2015 21:49:37 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is applying his vision of a merciful church to women who have had abortions, easing their path toward forgiveness and saying he realizes some felt they had no choice but to make "this agonizing and painful decision." Latest: Names released in Atlanta police shootings, 01 Sep 2015 21:33:39 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The latest on police in Atlanta who went to the wrong house while responding to a call, shot the man living there, killed his dog and, officials say, likely shot one of their fellow officers (all times local): and Dollar Tree are big market movers, 01 Sep 2015 20:49:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: to deploy drones to curb oil theft, 01 Sep 2015 22:06:03 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — An official of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation says the organization will deploy drones across the territorial waters of Africa's largest oil producer to help curb the rampant oil theft. without power as Phoenix recovers from big storm, 01 Sep 2015 21:58:30 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, remained without power a day after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway. suspend Texas racing operations amid funding clash, 01 Sep 2015 21:35:27 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Racing Commission has suspended operations — meaning horse and dog racing tracks cannot take bets — amid legislative funding squabbles. mistaken for hat-wearing bank robber seeks $3.3 million, 01 Sep 2015 20:37:00 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rodolfo Valladares wore the wrong hat to the wrong Miami bank while trying to cash a $100 check in a case of mistaken identity that's led to a court battle over $3.3 million. Latest: GOP nominee for governor says he supports clerk, 01 Sep 2015 22:05:56 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local): Financial Markets-Herd Mentality story, 01 Sep 2015 21:47:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a story Aug. 31 about investors selling emerging-market investments, The Associated Press erroneously shortened the name of a fund that tracks commodity producers. The correct full name is the FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund. accused of planning to join Islamic State still charged, 01 Sep 2015 21:16:29 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge said Tuesday that he won't dismiss charges against seven Minnesota men accused of conspiring to travel to Syria to fight with the Islamic State group, saying the defense arguments have no merit. City Royals hit by chickenpox, 01 Sep 2015 21:24:39 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Royals All-Star pitcher Kelvin Herrera and right fielder Alex Rios have been diagnosed with chickenpox, raising concerns that others on the AL Central-leading team may have been exposed. of women killed on San Francisco pier file claims, 01 Sep 2015 20:43:29 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The parents of a San Francisco woman who was fatally shot by a man in the country illegally said Tuesday that federal and local authorities contributed to the death of their daughter through negligence and bureaucratic bungling. president's state-of-the-nation beset by doubts, 01 Sep 2015 20:26:16 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto was delivering his written state-of-the-nation report Tuesday in an atmosphere of rising violence, a falling currency and a slowing economy. look at couples suing over marriage licenses in Kentucky, 01 Sep 2015 21:37:41 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Six couples, including four gay couples and two straight couples, have sued a county clerk in Kentucky for refusing to issue marriage licenses after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned bans on same-sex marriage nationwide. of Iran deal near key vote total to back up Obama, 01 Sep 2015 20:42:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are on the cusp of clinching the necessary Senate votes to keep the contested agreement alive and hand President Barack Obama a major foreign policy victory, in spite of furious opposition. events for top players are practice until East Lake, 01 Sep 2015 20:21:47 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Spieth has missed three cuts on the PGA Tour this year, and The Barclays rated the most irritating for one reason. sought against Brazil's former chief-of-staff, 01 Sep 2015 21:46:03 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian police say they have asked prosecutors to file charges against former presidential chief of staff Jose Dirceu for his alleged involvement in the massive corruption scheme at state-owned oil company Petrobras.