FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 18:50:31 -07:00UN test ban head: Israel should ratify treaty within 5 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e079d0d7bf846b4b4559fa9f846e8cbThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:28:07 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Israel should ratify the nuclear test ban treaty within five years — and Iran should also ratify but the timing is uncertain, the head of the U.N. organization established to implement the treaty said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e079d0d7bf846b4b4559fa9f846e8cbAstros rally after wild pitch on strikeout, beat Athleticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec1a212585db449f93088733005920a2Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:12:37 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Astros manager A.J. Hinch joked that his team's improbable 4-3 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday was premeditated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec1a212585db449f93088733005920a2The Latest: Madison Keys wins in US Open 2nd round in routhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0a221d64183472299ffa563a661945dThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:28:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0a221d64183472299ffa563a661945dKonta collapses on court, comes back to win US Open matchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb453f0918e41a1a89004d98d2e3de5Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:19:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Johanna Konta sat on a towel along the baseline, her racket resting by her feet, an ice bag under each arm, chest heaving.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb453f0918e41a1a89004d98d2e3de5Hurricane Madeline downgraded to tropical storm as it veers past Hawaii's Big Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de4afd9aacdc4e60aff849d6e365c708Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:12:04 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hurricane Madeline downgraded to tropical storm as it veers past Hawaii's Big Island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de4afd9aacdc4e60aff849d6e365c708Mexico angry at president's 'humiliating' meeting with Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcdb1b5d14c740dd9df13a11dc8a0855Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:23:51 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president was savaged on social media and in political circles following his joint press conference Wednesday with Donald Trump, with many seeing a national humiliation in his welcoming of a man who has derided migrants as rapists and criminals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcdb1b5d14c740dd9df13a11dc8a0855Matt Moore beats D-backs for first career win at AT&T Parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4cb6bbecdab4dfc8b6bfb1183347a56Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:37:39 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Moore struck out seven over 5 1-3 innings for his first career victory at AT&T Park, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4cb6bbecdab4dfc8b6bfb1183347a56Troopers say no survivors in Alaska midair crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdce1d8875c54509843836c3343d3bf1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:14:10 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — All those on board two small planes died in a midair collision Wednesday in western Alaska, state troopers said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdce1d8875c54509843836c3343d3bf1Hurricane warning downgraded for Hawaii's Big Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c37cc38e6d4a8792892d57faeb3a29Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:30:32 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — Forecasters on Wednesday downgraded a previously issued warning for Hawaii's Big Island, saying Hurricane Madeline would likely weaken to a tropical storm as it passes to the south of the island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c37cc38e6d4a8792892d57faeb3a29Mexico disappointed at president's meeting with Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c68b0d560ce41e98d77c306529066e2Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:19:36 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans responded angrily to what they saw as a weak performance by President Enrique Pena Nieto, who appeared to let Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump emerge unscathed from a meeting Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c68b0d560ce41e98d77c306529066e2The Latest: Cilic into US Open 3rd round in straight setshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35adc0b74754f60922689c5e16c5d63Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:03:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35adc0b74754f60922689c5e16c5d63Hit by cramps, Raonic loses to qualifier Harrison at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e883054a52c4c6a96a7774c2e1799c8Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:06:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The cramping became so debilitating, Milos Raonic said, he couldn't grip his racket properly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e883054a52c4c6a96a7774c2e1799c8GOP senator calls on FBI to loosen hold on Clinton documentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/328aa3682eeb4e2087d08a49e3eeb35dThu, 01 Sep 2016 00:58:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee asked the FBI on Wednesday to correct what he called its "mistake" of restricting access to unclassified files from its closed investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/328aa3682eeb4e2087d08a49e3eeb35dUS court upholds ban on gun sales to marijuana card holdershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a1ecd1df7d44aa8be0504ea5172edf5Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:34:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a1ecd1df7d44aa8be0504ea5172edf5To quell uproar, Maine governor seeks 'spiritual guidance'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abc55b8eaec741b2b0cc1149b8ef035fThu, 01 Sep 2016 00:11:42 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday he intends to seek "spiritual guidance" in hopes of quieting a controversy he created when he left an obscene message on a Democratic lawmaker's voicemail and then said he wished he could challenge him to a duel and point a gun at him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abc55b8eaec741b2b0cc1149b8ef035fThe Latest: Sevastova came back for moments like thishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e0e59ce949a406282f07f80b7386bb0Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:16:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e0e59ce949a406282f07f80b7386bb0Review: 'Morgan' a cool, if predictable, exploration of AIhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93e7e1ee55ed49d5b0c9f9d4dc85502fWed, 31 Aug 2016 23:27:29 GMTEven if you guess the twist in "Morgan" early on, the title character is still an interesting one.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93e7e1ee55ed49d5b0c9f9d4dc85502fWho pays for the wall? Dispute clouds Trump's Mexico visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98bfc38bc8144de80b3fb85c8197305Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:07:28 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — On Mexican soil for the first time as the Republican presidential nominee, a firm but measured Donald Trump defended the right of the United States to build a massive border wall along its southern flank, standing up for the centerpiece of his immigration plan in a country where he is widely despised.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98bfc38bc8144de80b3fb85c8197305Evacuations lifted, California fire now 45 percent containedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf2787cbc2354206bd305f1411ae0324Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:40:08 GMTBANNING, Calif. (AP) — Crews increased containment of a wildfire that sent about 700 people scrambling from their homes east of Los Angeles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf2787cbc2354206bd305f1411ae0324Gabon president re-elected; buildings are looted, burnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b518b9b132940dc9a4e40410d25dbedThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:43:40 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Gabon's president has narrowly won re-election, election officials said Wednesday, keeping alive a family dynasty in this oil-rich Central African country that reaches back to the 1960s. Clashes quickly broke out in the capital as opposition supporters claimed election fraud, looting and burning buildings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b518b9b132940dc9a4e40410d25dbedLabor board orders Volkswagen to begin bargaining with UAWhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1521b8390784aea8c572a813245b0ffWed, 31 Aug 2016 23:06:29 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The National Labor Relations Board is ordering Volkswagen to engage in bargaining with a group of skilled trade workers who voted to be represented by the United Auto Workers union at the German automaker's lone U.S. plant in Tennessee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1521b8390784aea8c572a813245b0ffNobel Prize winner Roger Tsien dies; helped track cellshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc629da9e90451b976f2edee16d4197Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:16:02 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Roger Tsien, a University of California, San Diego professor who shared the 2008 Nobel Prize in chemistry for helping develop fluorescent markers that could tag cancer cells or track the advance of Alzheimer's disease in the brain, has died. He was 64.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc629da9e90451b976f2edee16d4197The Latest: American teen CiCi Bellis into US Open 3rd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/783d9344e39e44788af180f5b76141b0Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:28:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/783d9344e39e44788af180f5b76141b0FBI seeks public's help in Indiana girl's 2005 killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9018a71980f24f9f843714d9e3390f1fThu, 01 Sep 2016 00:01:13 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Haunted by the 2005 slaying of an Indiana schoolgirl, whose decapitated and dismembered body was found by boaters in a river near Chicago, federal and local officials appealed for the public's help Wednesday in solving the crime.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9018a71980f24f9f843714d9e3390f1fMcCaskill confirms 2018 run during Missouri military tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4ae16561784468b9e4bdee007756f04Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:27:34 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill has confirmed that she'll run for re-election in 2018.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4ae16561784468b9e4bdee007756f04AP Explains: National anthem is icon of patriotism, protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9061747f4a7c4fccb59c7b6621c12cafThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:31:23 GMTSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's recent decision to not stand during the national anthem as a way of protesting police killings of unarmed black men has drawn support and scorn far beyond sports. The Associated Press explains how "The Star-Spangled Banner" became a ritual of American public life, its complicated racial origins and how the song has been used as a form of political resistance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9061747f4a7c4fccb59c7b6621c12cafGrandma who lost savings wins $15M in case against insurershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0157e49ece53425ca336ec59150eaf42Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:44:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A California grandmother who lost her life savings in a real estate investment scam offered by an insurance agent was awarded more than $15 million Wednesday in a lawsuit against MetLife and two subsidiaries, attorneys said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0157e49ece53425ca336ec59150eaf42Survey: More US adults use marijuana, don't think it's riskyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fe90cb50e914ea9969f94656aa49da1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:43:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Marijuana use is becoming more accepted among U.S. adults as states loosen pot laws, new national survey data shows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fe90cb50e914ea9969f94656aa49da1Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be8c3b905d75438b9aa9087d8cf59f5eThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:08:31 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be8c3b905d75438b9aa9087d8cf59f5eWoman whose feticide conviction overturned to be releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6967efd2fb004af3b35fe4eef79139acThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:35:07 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman whose feticide conviction for a self-induced abortion was overturned should be released from prison immediately, a judge said Wednesday, after she was resentenced to less time than she already has served behind bars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6967efd2fb004af3b35fe4eef79139acThe Latest: Madeline downgraded to tropical storm off Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e65f6bc4565424f8cb6b95d19a0aa6eThu, 01 Sep 2016 00:24:48 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening Hawaii and the Southeast (all times Hawaii local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e65f6bc4565424f8cb6b95d19a0aa6e10 Things to Know for Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba7f8773b1f4800ba3f1862da229595Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:16:30 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba7f8773b1f4800ba3f1862da229595US lawmaker urges Utah man's release from Venezuela jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4e28acc531c46acb1f38f0d5a5359e0Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:40:19 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Rep. Mia Love is coming out in support of a Utah man jailed in Venezuela for two months on weapons charges — demanding his release.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4e28acc531c46acb1f38f0d5a5359e0The Latest: Brazil's Temer promises to revive economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f22b11408db4d128df7f18219304885Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:29:17 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment trial of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f22b11408db4d128df7f18219304885Black Eyed Peas reunite for new 'Where Is The Love?' versionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbbc541d71974d6091e67e16300f2223Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:09:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Black Eyed Peas are reuniting after a five-year hiatus for a new rendition of their song "Where Is The Love?" aimed at ending gun violence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbbc541d71974d6091e67e16300f2223The Latest: Muguruza loses again in Grand Slam 2nd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2333b036df224dfaaf39148914c13b1aThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:02:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2333b036df224dfaaf39148914c13b1aKenya's top anti-corruption official resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85028503a6ca426a95998aa4323f4beaThu, 01 Sep 2016 00:31:28 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's top anti-corruption official said Wednesday he has resigned after his family business was mentioned as a company that did business with a ministry implicated in corruption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85028503a6ca426a95998aa4323f4beaMemorial held for Gen. John Vessey, ex-Joint Chiefs chairmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/911ebb4a67a3451bbbb43eab4cc19a36Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:02:40 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners have gathered for a service honoring former Army Gen. John Vessey, a Minnesota native who became chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President Ronald Reagan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/911ebb4a67a3451bbbb43eab4cc19a36The Latest: More Florida counties in storm emergency zonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2663d4e44ec24e0e843b52a629d29013Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:02:24 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening Hawaii and the Southeast (all times Hawaii local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2663d4e44ec24e0e843b52a629d29013NYPD: Law would shield any discipline in chokehold casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf2e94845c30479590b9559ff73c02e7Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:13:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City might never tell the public if the police officer at the center of the Eric Garner chokehold death case is disciplined, the mayor and police commissioner indicated this week after reaching a new interpretation of a 40-year-old state civil rights law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf2e94845c30479590b9559ff73c02e7Anderson, Rockies top Dodgers to open doubleheaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e86ce853d9354ce2a22abb8beaa47b21Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:14:00 GMTDENVER (AP) — Tyler Anderson warmed up and took the mound for his start on Tuesday. A rain storm, postponement and restless night's sleep later, he returned to the hill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e86ce853d9354ce2a22abb8beaa47b21Ricky Nolasco throws 4-hit gem as Angels sweep Reds, 3-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/277993e64db7498fbdf348c0a8c6d7b8Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:28:43 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco pitched a dynamic four-hitter for his fifth career shutout and his first victory for Los Angeles, leading the Angels to an interleague sweep of the Cincinnati Reds with a 3-0 victory Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/277993e64db7498fbdf348c0a8c6d7b8The Latest: Trump says Mexico meeting was 'substantive'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d3f571fa34248949e3472736af31e8fThu, 01 Sep 2016 01:48:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d3f571fa34248949e3472736af31e8fHistoric commercial flight from US lands in Cubahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0eba0196510437299630953fb5f795fThu, 01 Sep 2016 00:35:58 GMTSANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0eba0196510437299630953fb5f795fArizona Supreme Court says legal marijuana measure on ballothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d1c931849524fc6b2f7399606fb3712Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:00:49 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A voter initiative to legalize recreational marijuana will be on the November ballot after the Arizona Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a final legal challenge to the measure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d1c931849524fc6b2f7399606fb3712Uranium miner agrees to fix radioactive sludge leakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f32e9b9355343a1a038fd5e8ea5992cWed, 31 Aug 2016 23:15:52 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A uranium mining company has agreed to corrective measures after two spills of radioactive sludge, the most recent on March 29 when some of the material from a Wyoming mine leaked from a truck onto a highway, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f32e9b9355343a1a038fd5e8ea5992cPolice: Suspicious powder found at Trump Tower not hazardoushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/103b6e005c524f0c8a54897542adf5a4Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:50:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say they believe that suspicious white powder found at Trump Tower in Manhattan is harmless.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/103b6e005c524f0c8a54897542adf5a4To quell uproar, Maine governor seeking 'spiritual guidance'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ccd6f14c6074943adac55efbeaa95b8Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:06:40 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday he intends to seek "spiritual guidance" in hopes of quieting a controversy he created when he left an obscene message on a Democratic lawmaker's voicemail and then said he wished he could challenge him to a duel and point a gun at him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ccd6f14c6074943adac55efbeaa95b8AP NewsBreak: Ritz's office backed app deal without biddinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c85a676e9067471582651eef60e582b9Wed, 31 Aug 2016 23:19:05 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz's office approved a lucrative technology contract that state government officials said should have been subject to competitive bid, benefiting a company that later gave one of her key aides a senior job.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c85a676e9067471582651eef60e582b9Judge dismisses Illinois social service providers' lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c23c2a5c3a54f36b3da944522948092Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:20:02 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by social service providers who wanted the court to force payment on contracts with the state of Illinois, saying the issue belongs in a higher court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c23c2a5c3a54f36b3da944522948092