FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:36:35 -07:00Video of deadly bus crash released; driver, passenger killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d91e0a3f790d4bf1b31317223bfec334Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:10:46 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Transit agency has released video of a bus crash that claimed the lives of a driver and a passenger on her way to work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d91e0a3f790d4bf1b31317223bfec334Senators press FBI director on response to terrorism threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef4450bff21f482e96d3ece37c456e72Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:42:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators pressed FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday about whether anything more could have been done to prevent recent acts of extremist violence, including the Orlando nightclub massacre and the Manhattan bombing this month. Comey said the FBI is fallible and transparent about its mistakes, but he did not concede that anything should have been done differently or that any red flags were missed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef4450bff21f482e96d3ece37c456e72Police drop charge against Arkansas lawmaker who filmed stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7278e3bdcb1a4e8aba7213061e931068Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:09:33 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Little Rock police on Tuesday dropped a charge against an Arkansas lawmaker who was arrested when officers said he refused to leave a traffic stop he was recording.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7278e3bdcb1a4e8aba7213061e931068Spate of whale entanglements could inform regulationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/953d74e768f0440a95c47624a5504b09Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:50:14 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A recent spate of entanglements of rare whales off of New England could help shape future regulations to preserve the endangered animals, federal authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/953d74e768f0440a95c47624a5504b09Governor signs bill targeting 'doctor-shopping' for opioidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca3639ab82f6429fb8a3bac0da7a7c86Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:55:37 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California doctors will be required to check a database of prescription narcotics before writing scripts for addictive drugs under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown signed Tuesday that aims to address the scourge of opioid abuse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca3639ab82f6429fb8a3bac0da7a7c86The Latest: Suspect ordered into mental health treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af2bf69b45c64e37ad14bcff4f31c6c1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:36:58 GMTMOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on the Washington state mall shooting (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af2bf69b45c64e37ad14bcff4f31c6c1Puerto Rico frees 3 men convicted of murder in 1995http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e31661eaba4a51bdfb28b676addd75Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:02:27 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Three men who spent more than 20 years in prison for murder were freed Tuesday in a historic ruling after new tests found none of their DNA on evidence in a case that captivated the U.S. territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e31661eaba4a51bdfb28b676addd75Battle for besieged Syrian city of Aleppo intensifieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe0cab16d2c34aac9542849a0a6b4975Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:39:56 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — With international diplomacy in tatters and the U.S. focused on its election, the Syrian government and its Russian allies are seizing the moment to wage an all-out campaign to recapture Aleppo, unleashing the most destructive bombing of the past five years and pushing into the center of the Old City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe0cab16d2c34aac9542849a0a6b4975Pilots, air traffic controllers shifting to text messaginghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f522a2a4f57443778f5e36ee22b90145Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:30 GMTCHANTILLY, Va. (AP) — Airline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f522a2a4f57443778f5e36ee22b90145Victim's family 'happy' with conviction of ex-police chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e0a4e610334276a6fb3f2e6fc36690Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:50:11 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The wife of a former South Dakota police chief said Tuesday she is pleased a jury convicted her husband in the death of her sister, to whom he was engaged at the time of the slaying nearly seven years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e0a4e610334276a6fb3f2e6fc36690Street named after late country music star Marty Robbinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b79f02ba85604e339251aae37ec82008Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:43:33 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — City officials in Glendale have named a street after late country music star Marty Robbins, who was born in the Phoenix suburb in 1925.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b79f02ba85604e339251aae37ec82008Tony Awards show sets key dates for '17, but still no homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f90c5b06d91c406a8fffd06b419ff550Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:42:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Awards will be held on June 11 next year, but where the ceremony will be held is still up in the air.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f90c5b06d91c406a8fffd06b419ff550Debate appears likely to topple 36-year ratings recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab1938c8196340009acab6692c9463a3Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:36:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Monday appears likely to set a record for the most-watched presidential debate ever.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab1938c8196340009acab6692c9463a3Prosecutor: Woman burned alive for witchcraft in Peru junglehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e1909ecf1ad4cf3973c226a382652f8Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:16:27 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — A woman accused of being a witch was burned alive on a bonfire in an indigenous community in a remote part of the country's Amazon rainforest, authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e1909ecf1ad4cf3973c226a382652f8The Latest: Prosecutors: Mother of 2 slain kids cooperatinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bc19539a26b4cb7a48016c211309758Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:15:13 GMTELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a vehicle in northern Indiana (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bc19539a26b4cb7a48016c211309758Panama asks US to extradite ex-leader Martinellihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ca07b05fef4a1381e32b920c0099f6Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:47:45 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama has formally asked the United States to extradite former President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with a phone-tapping controversy, the country's foreign ministry said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ca07b05fef4a1381e32b920c0099f6SpaceX chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Marshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f5d3f5a93094b2bba96b6b7c025e3e8Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:26:47 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to Mars within a century, "Battlestar Galactica" style.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f5d3f5a93094b2bba96b6b7c025e3e8Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new techniquehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cabd2e2192a4478cbe7282604f107d2fTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:06:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the father and an egg donor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cabd2e2192a4478cbe7282604f107d2fVideo shows DC officers performing CPR on bleeding manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0314d662b1549eabc100802ea196f3fTue, 27 Sep 2016 20:47:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A motorcyclist who was fatally shot by a District of Columbia police officer bled heavily on the sidewalk next to a police car as an onlooker screamed and officers performed CPR on the wounded man for more than three minutes, a video released Tuesday shows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0314d662b1549eabc100802ea196f3fThe Latest: Police cordon off area after package found at HQhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8043aa8644ef4f8c96a52778fe2fe677Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:08:36 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8043aa8644ef4f8c96a52778fe2fe677US looks to accelerate deployment of SKorea missile defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc25afc1132c4dc39d66ed991750211bTue, 27 Sep 2016 22:07:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intends to deploy a missile defense system in South Korea "as soon as possible" to counter the threat from North Korea despite opposition from China, the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc25afc1132c4dc39d66ed991750211bAP Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a4669a63e05497aa4c83cbc3fd1af95Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:12:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Denver Broncos are off to a perfect start under quarterback Trevor Siemian. The New England Patriots also are 3-0 despite playing without superstar Tom Brady.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a4669a63e05497aa4c83cbc3fd1af95US probing possible worker abuse by Wells Fargohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaada3686c0c4327b2d56da9ddc0ca4dTue, 27 Sep 2016 20:38:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Labor Department is investigating possible abuses of employees by Wells Fargo in connection with the bank's alleged efforts to open millions of unauthorized accounts to meet sales goals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaada3686c0c4327b2d56da9ddc0ca4dThe Latest: Families seek scrutiny of Ohio police shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1afc9c4682e4dcfa7c8486d4ff774fcTue, 27 Sep 2016 20:24:35 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a news conference held by families of two people fatally shot by Columbus police this year (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1afc9c4682e4dcfa7c8486d4ff774fcPolice: Man who fired on officers was Border Patrol agenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a159dfb90625496096a82ea56e09975bTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:22:41 GMTMARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man who shot at officers from a second-floor window of his home as they responded to a 911 call was later found dead and identified as a U.S. Border Patrol agent, police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a159dfb90625496096a82ea56e09975bThe Latest: Records show man rescued at sea was slay suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7959289fbe114bc99eeff87e350d1ca9Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:21:09 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7959289fbe114bc99eeff87e350d1ca9'Dramatic slowing' seen in global trade, as rhetoric riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dda0a19e901f4c4393d2eadaa3e33933Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:02:23 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Trade, that lifeblood of the world economy, is growing at its slowest rate in seven years and could falter even more should anti-globalization sentiment encourage governments to throw up more barriers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dda0a19e901f4c4393d2eadaa3e33933Official: Teen football player died from lacerated intestinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0c0e4a387e549e7be2794bfaa251738Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:23:16 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A medical examiner says a high school football player from suburban Cleveland who was hit in the abdomen during a game died two days later of a problem caused by a lacerated small intestine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0c0e4a387e549e7be2794bfaa251738Friend texted worries about boating with Marlins' Fernandezhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be71b9b6bb454c50b712c134f2366980Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:58:27 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at a Miami River bar and restaurant the same night he and two friends were killed in a boat crash, a spokeswoman for the establishment confirmed Tuesday. A friend of one of the victims said he warned him against the post-midnight trip.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be71b9b6bb454c50b712c134f2366980As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in after debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e465437da06c451facbe7325d9fdffdaTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:51:22 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A defensive Donald Trump gave Hillary Clinton plenty of fresh material for the next phase of her presidential campaign on Tuesday, choosing to publicly reopen and relitigate some her most damaging attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e465437da06c451facbe7325d9fdffdaJudge's ruling weakens Election Day registration in Illinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e804f07c798f4609b2352fe39ec2985cTue, 27 Sep 2016 22:00:03 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Voters in highly populated areas of Illinois will have fewer options to register on Election Day this November after a federal judge on Tuesday temporarily halted broader registration rules that Republicans call unconstitutional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e804f07c798f4609b2352fe39ec2985cChina's Wanda Group in talks to buy Dick Clark Productionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b95ee56ddbf349ab93bc0df8b0d9c6aaTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:40:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — China's Dalian Wanda Group is in talks to buy Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes and the "Miss America" pageant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b95ee56ddbf349ab93bc0df8b0d9c6aaConfidential UN report details South Sudan threats, violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd8d538681324f18b666aac6aee5293cTue, 27 Sep 2016 20:56:43 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The U.N. ambulance carried an urgent patient: a local woman in labor. South Sudan government soldiers stopped the ambulance 15 times at checkpoints in the capital, Juba. The Aug. 2 journey, which usually takes 15 minutes, lasted nearly two hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd8d538681324f18b666aac6aee5293cMan plucked from life boat after week at sea reaches Bostonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e50960f2c3eb41d5a779381d63e00f3fTue, 27 Sep 2016 20:59:49 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A Vermont man who spent a week at sea in a life raft before being rescued by a passing freighter was questioned by Coast Guard officials Tuesday and reunited with his father. His mother is still missing and presumed dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e50960f2c3eb41d5a779381d63e00f3fTech and consumer companies lead US stocks higherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87aa2d3b44154ba6aff7a7315bd53fa5Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:54:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rebounded Tuesday and climbed after a survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high, a sign Americans will keep spending in the months to come. Technology and consumer stocks made the largest gains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87aa2d3b44154ba6aff7a7315bd53fa5Houston gunman killed after wounding 9 described as reservedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea6a345dc23245cab3a47280f714d69eTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:42:40 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The man who authorities say randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood, injuring nine before he was fatally shot by officers, seemingly did his best to not stand out, according to friends and neighbors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea6a345dc23245cab3a47280f714d69eThe Latest: Woods gets harsh reminder he's not playinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb318da1192b4600b6c0da3e75d3294cTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:15:20 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb318da1192b4600b6c0da3e75d3294cBlige, Clinton interview clips face ridicule onlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8d379767b834672b4f8f8f119797372Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:00:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A pair of clips teasing Mary J. Blige's interview with Hillary Clinton on her upcoming Apple Music show "The 411" isn't winning over social media users.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8d379767b834672b4f8f8f119797372Judge rejects bid to reduce charges against ex-officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a4956cb2614b5c91fe21bdacbb7959Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:57:45 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a bid to reduce the charges against a fired Pittsburgh police sergeant accused of using excessive force on a drunken fan at a high school football championship game last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a4956cb2614b5c91fe21bdacbb79593 contractors picked for Penn Station overhaulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4e03a969a8141f798f96ab36c81f667Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:45:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three contractors have been picked to work on the expansion and transformation of Manhattan's Penn Station, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday, a key step in the construction of what he called a "world class, 21st-century transportation hub."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4e03a969a8141f798f96ab36c81f667House explosion kills fire battalion chief, a rising starhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/855581270bd644ad958ccd6a07c1bd2eTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:12:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A battalion chief who had been considered a rising star in the Fire Department of New York was killed Tuesday when a row house exploded as he was supervising an evacuation following a report of a gas leak, and authorities are looking into whether the building was being used to grow marijuana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/855581270bd644ad958ccd6a07c1bd2eDefense might be the Big Ten Conference's football trademarkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdefb839e9164fa98f904dd6a8fa2775Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:43:40 GMTWhile No. 2 Ohio State and No. 4 Michigan are among the nation's top five scoring teams, the Big Ten Conference is just as good on defense.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdefb839e9164fa98f904dd6a8fa2775FANTASY PLAYS: Dixon, Prescott, Howard and other Week 4 addshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2dbe6434e39491cbc20dad409327e1cTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:10:36 GMTThe fantasy football waiver wire won't be as active the next couple days compared with last week, when a plethora of injuries resulted in role changes throughout the NFL.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2dbe6434e39491cbc20dad409327e1cUN report says Sudan violates Darfur sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af084a87d7864c05ab9d443979baa15aTue, 27 Sep 2016 21:20:11 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Sudanese government continues to violate sanctions imposed by the Security Council over their actions in Darfur, according to a U.N. report.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af084a87d7864c05ab9d443979baa15aAdvocates say hunts, slaughter threaten Yellowstone bisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6872ef133654bc48162641a1d97deafTue, 27 Sep 2016 22:26:15 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife advocacy groups are suing to force the U.S. government to look again at whether the hunting and slaughter of bison that wander outside of Yellowstone National Park threaten the survival of one of the last genetically pure populations of the national mammal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6872ef133654bc48162641a1d97deafThe Latest: Texts raised worry before Fernandez boat crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec74ab03d47b4c5d990ec9abef96f4f1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:43:34 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec74ab03d47b4c5d990ec9abef96f4f1Carnival and American Express rise while Rice Energy skidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3a2418aff8242e5814d37a2e1af18c4Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3a2418aff8242e5814d37a2e1af18c4The Latest: Women voters concerned about Trump remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8510729baf642798bbd4322216e3f43Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:12:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8510729baf642798bbd4322216e3f43Bucks president softens criticism of Milwaukee as 'racist'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7866b78ab2b14855b64c380dd8573948Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:35:45 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks president Peter Feigin (FAY'-gun) says he did not intend to characterize Milwaukee as "overtly racist."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7866b78ab2b14855b64c380dd8573948Bomb suspect's sister: He was going to hit me with dumbbellhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e71993c40b054b3c8042adbc1379bde0Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:07:21 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The sister of a man charged with setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York and injuring more than 30 people this month told police in August 2014 that he was getting ready to hit her with a dumbbell and stabbed another brother in the leg when he jumped in to help her, police reports show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e71993c40b054b3c8042adbc1379bde0