FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Sep 2016 06:48:16 -07:00State Police on scene of explosion at Camp Minden, 29 Sep 2016 13:02:51 GMTLouisiana State Police say a hazardous materials unit was investigating an explosion Thursday in northwest Louisiana at the same site where a company was previously accused of abandoning 7,800 tons of potentially explosive artillery propellant.'s drinks, snacks boost sales in North America, 29 Sep 2016 13:22:35 GMTPURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — PepsiCo sold more of its beverages and Frito-Lay snacks in North America during the third quarter, helping it deliver a profit that beat Wall Street expectations. for US unemployment aid tick higher to 254,000, 29 Sep 2016 12:47:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week but the number of applications remained low, the latest sign that layoffs are scarce. Pulse shooter prayed at mosque 4 days before attack, 29 Sep 2016 12:37:14 GMTKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — An imam has released video footage of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen praying in a central Florida mosque four days before the attack that killed 49 people and injured 53 others. more people sought US unemployment aid last week, though layoffs remain low, 29 Sep 2016 12:31:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more people sought US unemployment aid last week, though layoffs remain low. votes: High interest buoys Clinton in key states, 29 Sep 2016 12:52:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More people are seeking or casting early ballots in the critical states of North Carolina and Florida than at this point in 2012, with Hillary Clinton the likely beneficiary, as early voting shows signs of surging nationwide. crashes into New Jersey station; injuries unclear, 29 Sep 2016 13:37:09 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A commuter train barreled into a New Jersey rail station during the Thursday morning rush hour, causing serious damage. There is no word so far on any injuries.'s Berlusconi turns 80 amid reflections and greetings, 29 Sep 2016 13:32:33 GMTMILAN (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi has marked his 80th birthday quietly with his family, amid a flurry of greetings and reflections on the former Italian premier's political career that spanned more than two decades. 11 Tennessee, No. 25 Georgia meet in key SEC East game, 29 Sep 2016 13:00:45 GMTHere are a few things to watch in Week 5 of the Southeastern Conference football season: Latest: Airstrikes destroy bakery in Syria's Aleppo, 29 Sep 2016 12:36:42 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):'s most senior police officer retiring February, 29 Sep 2016 13:35:06 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's most senior police officer has announced he'll retire in February, seven months before his contract expires. to hold January careers forum for women in Orlando, 29 Sep 2016 12:40:27 GMTIn its efforts to get more women into administrative, coaching, officiating and scouting jobs, the NFL will offer a careers forum during Pro Bowl week. criticizes officers' appearance at gala, 29 Sep 2016 12:49:01 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's police commissioner is criticizing an appearance at a conservative group's gala by three officers charged but not convicted in the death of a black man injured in a police van. shows body cameras slash complaints against officers, 29 Sep 2016 12:40:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — A study of British and U.S. police by Cambridge University shows a 93 percent decrease in the number of complaints made against officers when they are using body cameras. pay respects to Peres, Clinton arrives in Israel, 29 Sep 2016 13:16:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton joined thousands of Israeli mourners Thursday who paid their respects to the late Shimon Peres outside Israel's parliament in Jerusalem, as the country somberly remembered the Nobel-winning politician who helped lead Israel during a remarkable seven-decade career. panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billion, 29 Sep 2016 12:55:32 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The price tag of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken and several key venues are relocated, an expert panel warned Thursday in the latest blow to Japanese organizers. Court to hear challenge over offensive trademarks, 29 Sep 2016 13:36:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will hear a First Amendment challenge over the government's refusal to register offensive trademarks in a case that could affect the Washington Redskins. Indian fire kills 2 Pakistani soldiers in Kashmir, 29 Sep 2016 13:30:03 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday said two of its soldiers were killed in an "unprovoked" attack when India fired across the border of the disputed region of Kashmir, while India said it had carried out a "surgical strike" against terrorists, in an exchange that marks an escalation in tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbors. train hits New Jersey station; no word on injuries, 29 Sep 2016 13:33:10 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A commuter train crashed into a New Jersey rail station during the Thursday morning rush hour, causing serious damage. There is no word so far on any injuries. is on to reunite CBS and Viacom, 29 Sep 2016 13:18:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A company that controls CBS and Viacom wants the two New York media companies to combine again, more than a decade after they went their separate ways. found alive in trash bin inside gas station restroom, 29 Sep 2016 13:15:27 GMTNORTH BELLE VERNON, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a newborn baby has been found alive in a trash bin inside a gas station restroom in Pennsylvania. anxious after Florida sinkhole contaminates water, 29 Sep 2016 13:14:02 GMTMULBERRY, Fla. (AP) — Neighbors of a huge sinkhole sending cascades of contaminated water and fertilizer plant waste into Florida's main drinking-water aquifer are fearful and fuming that it took weeks for them to be notified about the disaster. protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick, 29 Sep 2016 13:08:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Tommie Smith and John Carlos were proud to raise their gloved fists in a symbolic protest at the Olympics, and now they're proud that Colin Kaepernick and other athletes are staging national anthem protests to raise awareness about racial inequality and police brutality. dead, 23 missing after boat sinks off southwest Turkey, 29 Sep 2016 12:50:41 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says the coast guard has rescued four people and recovered four bodies after an inflatable raft carrying 31 foreign nationals sank off the southwestern resort town of Bodrum. train crashes into rail station in New Jersey; number of injuries unclear, but images show heavy damage, 29 Sep 2016 13:10:47 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Commuter train crashes into rail station in New Jersey; number of injuries unclear, but images show heavy damage. takes Germany to court over road toll system, 29 Sep 2016 13:02:12 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission is taking Germany to court over its road-toll system for private vehicles, claiming that the scheme is discriminatory. receive Panama Papers data to fight tax dodging, 29 Sep 2016 13:26:09 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish tax authorities say they have received data leaked from a Panamanian law firm that helped customers open offshore companies to avoid paying taxes, adding they paid nearly six million kroner ($902,500) for it. girl triplets born in Poland are doing well, 29 Sep 2016 13:20:29 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — A spokeswoman for a hospital in southwestern Poland says extremely rare identical girl triplets were born earlier this month through a cesarean section and are doing well. leader Suu Kyi returns to capital after illness, 29 Sep 2016 12:39:29 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi returned to the country's capital Thursday after a brief bout of illness following her visit to the United States. Latest: Suspect in killings of 4 women pleads not guilty, 29 Sep 2016 13:23:25 GMTASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio suspect in killings of at least four women (all times local): Latest: Pollution from fertilizer plant found in water, 29 Sep 2016 13:09:01 GMTMULBERRY, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the sinkhole at a fertilizer plant that has contaminated Florida's main drinking water aquifer (all times local): store manager allegedly beats shoplifter to death, 29 Sep 2016 12:48:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say a 29-year-old supermarket manager is under arrest on charges he beat an alleged shoplifter so badly that he died of his injuries. agrees to raise minimum wage for garment workers, 29 Sep 2016 12:36:27 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The Cambodian government has agreed to raise the minimum wage for clothing and footwear workers, a move that could help placate workers in the country's biggest export industry. saw override coming, but still it stung, 29 Sep 2016 12:40:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House saw it coming, but still it stung. Latest: Deputies return to school students, teacher shot, 29 Sep 2016 13:19:37 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting in a teenager is accused of killing his father and then wounding two students and a teacher at a nearby elementary school (all times local): lawyer in troubled UK child sex inquiry suspended, 29 Sep 2016 13:33:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's long-running official inquiry into child sex abuse has suffered another setback with the suspension of its lead lawyer. professor held in Iran returns to Canada, 29 Sep 2016 12:46:26 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A Canadian-Iranian retired professor who was released from an Iranian prison this week has returned to Canada Latest: Israel President Shimon Peres' corneas donated, 29 Sep 2016 13:35:08 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on funeral preparations and a nation in mourning at the death of Israel's ninth President, Shimon Peres (all times local): economy grew at 1.4 percent rate in spring, 29 Sep 2016 13:07:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy expanded at a slightly faster pace in the spring than previously reported, aided by new-found strength in business construction. Australian government minister visits Iraq front line, 29 Sep 2016 12:46:11 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A former Australian government minister drew criticism from the foreign minister on Thursday for visiting the Iraqi front line in a battle between the Islamic State movement and Kurdish Peshmerga. Latest: Russian military slams US comments on Syria, 29 Sep 2016 13:24:07 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):' President Duterte to scrap war games with US, 29 Sep 2016 13:19:46 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said joint military exercises of Filipino and American troops next week will be the last such drills, although his foreign secretary quickly said the decision was not final.'s first 4-seater fuel-cell plane takes off in Germany, 29 Sep 2016 13:32:48 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Aircraft engineers in Germany have successfully tested the world's first four-seater plane that uses emission-free hybrid fuel cells to fly. found dead in villa on African island, 29 Sep 2016 13:29:45 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man says his family has been given little information on how his two sisters died while vacationing on a tropical African island. transit officer charged with assault in beating, 29 Sep 2016 12:51:38 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Houston transit police officer who resigned after surveillance video showed him using a baton to hit a man 15 times has been charged with assault. figures to attend funeral of Israel's Shimon Peres, 29 Sep 2016 13:07:05 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The following world figures have confirmed attendance at Shimon Peres' funeral in Jerusalem on Friday: imposes sanctions on 2 Congolese security officials, 29 Sep 2016 13:34:23 GMTKINSHASA, Congo (AP) — U.S. authorities are placing sanctions on two high-ranking Congolese officials who are considered to be close to President Joseph Kabila. African leader urges end to violent campus protests, 29 Sep 2016 13:37:27 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's president says he is "seriously disturbed" by violent protests at some universities and is calling for calm on campuses nationwide. visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message, 29 Sep 2016 12:32:31 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is wrapping up a Caucasus pilgrimage that began in June in Armenia and ends this weekend with a visit to two other countries with tiny Catholic communities: the Orthodox Christian bastion of Georgia and the largely Shiite Muslim nation of Azerbaijan. charged in bicyclist's death arrested again for DUI, 29 Sep 2016 13:34:12 GMTHILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — A man charged with driving under the influence in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist on South Carolina's Hilton Head Island last month has again been arrested for DUI.