FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Aug 2016 12:51:37 -07:00Feds given another 3 weeks to weigh ex-Virginia gov's case, 29 Aug 2016 19:27:46 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has granted a request to put former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's case on hold for another three weeks. says Israelis, Palestinians both imperil 2-state solution, 29 Aug 2016 19:07:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Political leaders on both sides of the Israeli Palestinian conflict continue to shy away from the steps needed for peace, further eroding the prospect of a two-state solution, the United Nations' Mideast envoy said Monday. detain man dressed as Zorro just before airport panic, 29 Aug 2016 19:40:40 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A false report of gunshots that sent panicked travelers fleeing from Los Angeles International Airport came right after officers with weapons drawn detained a masked man dressed in black and possibly carrying a plastic sword, officials said. seeks more relief for transgender North Carolinians, 29 Aug 2016 19:35:31 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Advocacy groups said Monday they will ask an appeals court to expand a favorable ruling on transgender restroom access to cover people across North Carolina. ending bowl drought, Hoosiers chase bigger goals, 29 Aug 2016 18:46:56 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Hoosiers spent seven years chasing a bowl bid. ID suspect fatally shot by West Virginia deputies, 29 Aug 2016 19:34:19 GMTMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia sheriff's department has named a suspect who was fatally shot by deputies while they attempted to serve an arrest warrant. wells south of Mosul burn days after key town retaken, 29 Aug 2016 18:27:09 GMTQAYARA, Iraq (AP) — The skies above this small northern Iraqi town are black with smoke and ash rains down from around a half dozen oil wells that Islamic State group fighters set ablaze as Iraqi troops moved in to retake Qayara last week. engulfs century-old Presbyterian church in Philadelphia, 29 Aug 2016 18:34:22 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A massive fire that engulfed a century-old Gothic church in west Philadelphia was brought under control in about two hours Monday with no injuries reported. after stunning Williams, Vinci returns to Open with win, 29 Aug 2016 19:34:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A couple of days before she returned to the site of her stunning upset of Serena Williams at the 2015 U.S. Open, Roberta Vinci was grabbing a coffee at a Starbucks in Manhattan when her breakfast was interrupted by fellow customers. weighs if N. Carolina man wrongly convicted of murders, 29 Aug 2016 19:23:52 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man was wrongly convicted of killing a woman and her daughter two decades ago in part because jurors didn't know about DNA evidence that implicated another man, defense attorneys said Monday. Latest: After retiring vs Kerber, Hercog defends choice, 29 Aug 2016 18:47:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): firm launches Zika vaccine trial in Puerto Rico, 29 Aug 2016 18:36:57 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A Pennsylvania drug company announced Monday that it has launched a clinical trial of an experimental Zika vaccine in Puerto Rico, the part of the U.S. hardest hit by the mosquito-borne virus. say 'adios' to beloved singer Juan Gabriel, 29 Aug 2016 18:33:06 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Juan Gabriel was more than just a songwriter and singer for the hundreds of fans in his native Mexico who thronged Mexico City's Garibaldi square to wish him farewell. mayor cites progress in school health, safety fixes, 29 Aug 2016 18:48:54 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says officials have spent $2.5 million on school repairs and cite significant progress on conditions a week before doors open for the new academic year. Latest: Teen takes two-set lead on top American Isner, 29 Aug 2016 19:00:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): expected to show new iPhone at event next week, 29 Aug 2016 18:39:58 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is expected to show off a new iPhone next week when the company holds its fall product launch event in San Francisco. engulfs century-old Presbyterian church; no injuries, 29 Aug 2016 19:40:29 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A massive fire engulfed a century-old Gothic church that hosted many programs for young children and gay worshipers, but no injuries were reported. State bombing kills 54 government recruits in Yemen, 29 Aug 2016 18:56:01 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State in Yemen's southern city of Aden on Monday killed at least 54 pro-government recruits, officials said, underscoring how the militant group has been able to exploit Yemen's civil war to stage large-scale attacks. to meet with Turkey's Erdogan on Asia trip, 29 Aug 2016 18:44:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will meet with the president of Turkey next week when he travels to Asia for meetings with world leaders. 40 pct. of VW owners seek emissions cheating settlement, 29 Aug 2016 19:21:24 GMTDETROIT (AP) — About 210,000 owners of Volkswagens with 2-liter diesel engines that cheat on emissions tests have registered to settle with the company under the terms of a June court agreement. Latest: US asks Turkey to focus on fight against IS, 29 Aug 2016 19:12:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in the Syrian civil war (all times local): IT MATTERS: Climate Change, 29 Aug 2016 18:30:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: It's as if Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump live on two entirely different Earths: one warming, one not. announce they've signed Joey Bosa to 4-year deal, 29 Aug 2016 19:08:03 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Chargers say they've signed rookie defensive end Joey Bosa to a four-year contract. Latest: Window-smashing intruder may have been on flakka, 29 Aug 2016 19:10:20 GMTSTUART, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a man smashing into a house in the same county where a couple was killed at random (all times local): Latest: Rousseff backers promote new Brazil election, 29 Aug 2016 19:15:14 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment trial of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (all times local): a marriage split, Showtime announces 'Weiner' debut, 29 Aug 2016 19:40:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — On the day Anthony Weiner's wife, Huma Abedin, announced she was leaving him amid a revival of his sexting scandal, Showtime said it will debut the documentary "Weiner," a painful, unrestricted look at their lives. Latest: American teen CiCi Bellis advances at US Open, 29 Aug 2016 19:20:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83, his family says, 29 Aug 2016 19:18:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83, his family says. inmate latest to push for hormone treatment, 29 Aug 2016 19:44:33 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A transgender inmate is suing the Missouri prison system for refusing to provide hormone therapy as she transitions to a woman, adding her voice to those of prisoners in other states who argue that denying such treatment amounts to cruel and unusual punishment. asks high court to hear transgender bathroom case, 29 Aug 2016 19:43:31 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school board is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in on whether a transgender male must be allowed to use the boys' bathroom at his high school. proposes plan to address mental health treatment, 29 Aug 2016 19:19:00 GMTSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton rolled out a comprehensive plan to address millions of Americans coping with mental illness, pointing to the need to fully integrate mental health services into the nation's health care system., Vikander commit to 'Light Between Oceans', 29 Aug 2016 19:06:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Neither Michael Fassbender nor Alicia Vikander was especially keen on living at a remote New Zealand lighthouse for the duration of shooting Derek Cianfrance's 1920s period drama "The Light Between Oceans." Latest: Investigators focus on 911 call before LAX panic, 29 Aug 2016 19:05:29 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on false reports of a shooter that led to evacuations at Los Angeles airport (all times local): 6 gov't officials on embezzlement charges, 29 Aug 2016 19:36:33 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors say six senior interior ministry officials have been indicted on suspicion of embezzlement and making false statements. will meet target of 10,000 Syrian refugees today, 29 Aug 2016 18:34:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will meet President Barack Obama's goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees into the country on Monday, the White House announced. survivors erupt in anger at funeral plan; govt relents, 29 Aug 2016 18:55:29 GMTROME (AP) — Italian quake survivors rebelled in anger Monday over the government's plan to hold a state funeral for their loved ones in an airport hangar in a distant town, where scores of bodies are being kept in refrigerated trucks, and let them watch it on screens from near their emergency tent camp. ships rescue thousands of migrants off Libyan coast, 29 Aug 2016 19:48:15 GMTOFF THE COAST OF LIBYA (AP) — Italian naval ships and vessels from non-government groups rescued thousands of migrants off the Libyan coast on Monday, the latest surge in desperate attempts to flee to Europe driven by war, poverty, and human traffickers. overdose spike slows in Cincinnati, 29 Aug 2016 19:37:43 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — An unprecedented spike of drug overdoses in the Cincinnati area seem to be leveling off, although are still at higher than normal levels, after a stunning wave last week, authorities said. urges halt to Turkish, Kurdish clashes in northern Syria, 29 Aug 2016 19:30:42 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The U.S. on Monday urged Turkish troops and Kurdish forces in northern Syria to halt their fighting, saying it hinders efforts to defeat the Islamic State group. But Turkey's president vowed to press ahead with the military operation until the IS and Kurdish Syrian fighters no longer pose a security threat to Ankara. Intruder smashes through window, attacks residents, 29 Aug 2016 19:48:09 GMTSTUART, Fla. (AP) — A 19-year-old man who smashed through the front window of a Florida home and attacked a woman and her adult son said he was on the powerful street drug flakka, a sheriff said Monday. drought, drones help California farmers save every drop, 29 Aug 2016 18:30:29 GMTLOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — A drone whirred to life in a cloud of dust, then shot hundreds of feet skyward for a bird's-eye view of a vast tomato field in California's Central Valley, the nation's most productive farming region. House 2016-Minnesota story, 29 Aug 2016 19:32:47 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In a story Aug. 28 about Minnesota's 2nd District race for Congress, The Associated Press misspelled the first name of the spokeswoman for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. She is Sacha Haworth, not Sasha Haworth. Topless Women story, 29 Aug 2016 19:13:09 GMTHAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — In a story Aug. 28 about topless demonstrations, The Associated Press misspelled the name of the president of GoTopless. She is Nadine Gary, not Nadine Gray. Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83, 29 Aug 2016 19:25:19 GMTGene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as "Young Frankenstein" and "Blazing Saddles," has died. He was 83. deaths rose a whopping 7.2 percent in 2015, 29 Aug 2016 19:14:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Government officials say traffic fatalities rose 7.2 percent in 2015 compared to the previous year. That's the largest single-year increase in a half century. official gets 10 years in red-light camera case, 29 Aug 2016 18:57:32 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago transportation official was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison for taking bribes to steer $100 million in red-light camera contracts to a company in Phoenix. Latest: Cornell brawl left Ithaca College student dead, 29 Aug 2016 18:31:55 GMTITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal stabbing of an Ithaca College student at Cornell University (all times local): Greek traffic policeman attacked after Athens protest, 29 Aug 2016 19:41:15 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say a senior traffic police officer has been beaten up by unknown youths after the end of a protest march by anarchists and left wingers in Athens. Cup runneth over: Love has many choices for Ryder squad, 29 Aug 2016 18:23:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III has four weeks to find four players to fill out his U.S. team, and there won't be a lack of information. Latest: Florida's Gulf Coast warily eyes brewing storm, 29 Aug 2016 19:26:15 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on tropical storms (all times EDT):