FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:09:15 -07:00Deaf driver's shooting death by trooper under investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6d54f7e4f19402d9f3e746c32f36194Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:48:49 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Highway Patrol is urging people not to jump to conclusions as state agents investigate how a deaf driver with a history of minor offenses ended up dead after leading a trooper on a 10-mile chase.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6d54f7e4f19402d9f3e746c32f36194Strong quake rocks central Italy, at least 37 reported deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f92f4d4d14c43bebc8e1a88678858a8Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:04:13 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — A devastating earthquake rocked central Italy early Wednesday, collapsing homes on top of residents as they slept. At least 37 people were killed in hard-hit towns where rescue crews raced to dig survivors out of the rubble, but the toll was likely to rise as crews reached homes in more remote hamlets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f92f4d4d14c43bebc8e1a88678858a8Newspaper: Doctors in sex abuse cases often not disciplinedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5aca06d1f2446f7a939b93c678f9c6bWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:19:40 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Doctors who engage in sexual misconduct with patients are routinely treated as having "impairment" issues and may not be reported to law enforcement, according to new findings in an investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5aca06d1f2446f7a939b93c678f9c6bState trooper, 2 men pull crash victim from burning carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54bdca931b4342349a452a471c081f16Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:25:46 GMTPLAINVILLE, Conn. (AP) — With the help of two bystanders, a Connecticut State Police trooper successfully freed a man trapped inside a burning car in Plainville.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54bdca931b4342349a452a471c081f16Woman: Boyfriend wasn't speeding before crash that killed 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf0cae12f67a4a7384d1cd09a6d796c3Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:13:37 GMTMANORVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — The girlfriend of the SUV driver who authorities say caused a fatal crash that left him and five others dead says her boyfriend wasn't speeding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf0cae12f67a4a7384d1cd09a6d796c3Clinton proposes new federal fund to combat Zika virushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/258adeff15c54a138d88f4ac51c23e04Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:28:46 GMTLAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — As the Zika virus continues to spread, Hillary Clinton is proposing a new fund to improve the federal government's response to major public health crises.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/258adeff15c54a138d88f4ac51c23e04The Latest: Turkey: Syrian rebels take village near IS townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc32a6b70dc04656a257c64e85f35e0eWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:42:14 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the civil war in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc32a6b70dc04656a257c64e85f35e0eAttacker is killed after stabbing guard at Egypt churchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28168f7771aa41f0b7ea3f6ff71daf99Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:11:00 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state news agency says a knife-wielding attacker has been shot and killed after he stabbed a guard at a Coptic church.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28168f7771aa41f0b7ea3f6ff71daf99Arkansas couple accused of zip-tying child plead not guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71a01f522b754d778e925f09a8579bf4Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:53:17 GMTHOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas couple has pleaded not guilty to battery and abuse charges after they were accused of zip-tying the woman's 4-year-old daughter to her bed as punishment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71a01f522b754d778e925f09a8579bf4Indian submarine data leaked from French shipbuilderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01bed4ce6ad041c0bbcc52047c623f7bWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:49:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — Sensitive data on submarines designed for India's navy have leaked from a leading French shipbuilder with military customers around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01bed4ce6ad041c0bbcc52047c623f7bYoung man killed in new anti-India protests in Kashmirhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44c6b19752614fafac41cfc5e417cf49Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:53:23 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian government forces fired shotguns and tear gas in India's portion of Kashmir on Wednesday to break up new protests demanding an end to Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region, killing a young man and wounding dozens of other people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44c6b19752614fafac41cfc5e417cf49Bangladesh police arrest prime suspect in publisher's murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8c036ddea5448b884e4cc86ae5455daWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:33:08 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Bangladeshi police arrested a leading suspect in last year's killing of a publisher as part of a crackdown on radicals blamed for violent attacks on foreigners, liberals and minorities, an official said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8c036ddea5448b884e4cc86ae5455daSettlement being worked out in police legal fee disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9731e8ea15a24b2793719d3a784816edWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:34:24 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A dispute over legal fees for a white former South Carolina police officer charged in the shooting death of a black motorist is being settled out of court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9731e8ea15a24b2793719d3a784816edThe Latest: France offers help to Italy after earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7188b624491d4fd793798137bc19058fWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:07:37 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7188b624491d4fd793798137bc19058fThe Latest: Damascus denounces Turkey's incursion into Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/964c8e5ad6394792b5eb96b238c3a730Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:20:26 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the civil war in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/964c8e5ad6394792b5eb96b238c3a730The Latest: Italian premier: finding survivors the priorityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f89a24dbe23d46a08c2f932f366bb15bWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:32:52 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f89a24dbe23d46a08c2f932f366bb15bThe Latest: Quake-hit Italian city famed for spaghetti dishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efa36c4fd041448d8a8eb4c645722f40Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:31:10 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efa36c4fd041448d8a8eb4c645722f40Appalachian coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cab1efa29984762a7c0cb1470a62b8dWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:38:07 GMTHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Federal officials say they are announcing "significant" investments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the coal industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cab1efa29984762a7c0cb1470a62b8dThe Latest: Italian quake response spreads to many hamletshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7474c256fbb482484fa5c6684426490Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:12:57 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7474c256fbb482484fa5c6684426490Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1bf55da9d0b4636ad3cb7bfbd5baa26Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:58:31 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 shook central Myanmar on Wednesday, knocking glasses off tables and sending people running out of buildings in the country's largest city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1bf55da9d0b4636ad3cb7bfbd5baa26State hopes '22' highway sign won't be as coveted as M-22http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6921fd13188b4f1086539f895f6cf38eWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:57:36 GMTGLEN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Thieves have been stealing highway signs that mark a popular road in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6921fd13188b4f1086539f895f6cf38e10 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/367a50dd046641b8ad2d739eb4152fc9Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:05:28 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/367a50dd046641b8ad2d739eb4152fc9Stocks lackluster, oil drops ahead of Fed chair's speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99e153a84004496aaff4b0b49e3ea5a3Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:37:20 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were subdued and the price of oil fell Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from the U.S. Federal Reserve on the outlook for interest rates in the world's largest economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99e153a84004496aaff4b0b49e3ea5a3Rhode Island zoo announces birth of endangered kangaroohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb791efaa4a14baeb3929aba193759f3Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:27:43 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Officials have announced the birth of an endangered kangaroo native to Papua New Guinea at the Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence earlier this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb791efaa4a14baeb3929aba193759f3Turkey to repeat Gulen extradition demand during US VP visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46079ef977084a899ad3364ef95af6ffWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:07:30 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's president says he will demand the extradition of the leader allegedly responsible for last month's abortive coup during his meeting with the American vice president later that day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46079ef977084a899ad3364ef95af6ffFrance to teach children how to react to terror attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53073b1c4da34051aec5ca02fdfaa1cbWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:47:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's government has unveiled a plan to teach children how to react in case of an attack at school.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53073b1c4da34051aec5ca02fdfaa1cbChildren found in home with feet 'caked' in dog feceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50caaeeb66f24bbcb7673a5e2ed863efWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:23:26 GMTPORT ST. JOHN, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman has been charged after authorities say she kept her two children and 24 Chihuahuas in a home filled with dog feces, trash and bugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50caaeeb66f24bbcb7673a5e2ed863efChina seeks info on Chinese drug suspects in Philippineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18b2d8dd993f4329aad9cbb2885e538dWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:06:05 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — China's ambassador to Manila says the Chinese government has sought information from Filipino authorities to help capture suspected Chinese drug traffickers in the Philippines and wants a stronger anti-drug accord to fight the menace.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18b2d8dd993f4329aad9cbb2885e538dNorth Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194eb80524ac467b94e259e00b05f39dWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:25:05 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ballistic missile fired from a North Korean submarine on Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles), the longest flight ever by the North for such a weapon, Seoul officials said, and range that can place all of South Korea, and possibly parts of Japan, within its striking distance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194eb80524ac467b94e259e00b05f39dEU backs former Greek statistics chief facing trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63ebb14707aa4f118423551944cd9b45Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:24:25 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The European Union's executive commission has publicly defended Greece's former statistics chief, who is facing trial for allegedly misreporting deficit figures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63ebb14707aa4f118423551944cd9b45Turkey in cross-border operation to free IS-held Syrian townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cd7967ef32243e68fdad688883ff8a6Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:04:49 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — After a pre-dawn barrage of heavy artillery and airstrikes, Turkey sent tanks and special forces into Syria on Wednesday to help clear a border town of Islamic State militants, marking the NATO member's most significant military involvement so far in the Syria conflict.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cd7967ef32243e68fdad688883ff8a6At least 38 dead as strong earth quake rocks central Italyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c96d1cfd5547405d8eddbc238e364d3fWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:56:23 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — A devastating earthquake rocked central Italy early Wednesday, collapsing homes on top of residents as they slept. At least 38 people were killed in hard-hit towns where rescue crews raced to dig survivors out of the rubble, but the toll was likely to rise as crews reached homes in more remote hamlets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c96d1cfd5547405d8eddbc238e364d3fIndia aims to ban surrogacy for foreigners, gay coupleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/019dae09df4a4b8d8a4e0d90e64657faWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:57:44 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — The Indian government says it hopes to ban foreigners, single parents and gay couples from using India's surrogacy services in order to protect poor women from exploitation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/019dae09df4a4b8d8a4e0d90e64657faThe Latest: Syrian denounces Turkey's incursion into Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6072324515314ad9becee639a15734adWed, 24 Aug 2016 11:17:54 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the civil war in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6072324515314ad9becee639a15734adRomania champion of Moldova's EU ambitions, premier sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f02b557ebe9d43c2a96dc9fa1f62c339Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:09:27 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Romania's prime minister says his country is a champion of Moldova's drive to join the European Union, in remarks before a visit to the ex-Soviet republic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f02b557ebe9d43c2a96dc9fa1f62c339UN envoy: No more 'taboo' issues in Cyprus peace talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9561fc992bbe4c9a875decde3fa6d815Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:38:39 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Everything is up for discussion in an intensified phase of ongoing Cyprus peace talks, including "taboo" issues that rival leaders had previously opted to tackle at a later stage, a U.N. envoy said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9561fc992bbe4c9a875decde3fa6d815Officials say a powerful earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has shaken central Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd2b946c289148989aea9565b945dccaWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:58:22 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Officials say a powerful earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has shaken central Myanmar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd2b946c289148989aea9565b945dccaMyanmar names Kofi Annan to head panel on Rohingya Muslimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd8721e129247f6a61d3997e551e94cWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:39:03 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's government has set up an advisory panel headed by former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan to find "lasting solutions" to the conflict in Rakhine state, where human rights groups have documented widespread abuses against the minority Rohingya Muslims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd8721e129247f6a61d3997e551e94cNew ferry ready for service between New Jersey and New Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00156386227441118b5d08bf9b63543aWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:30:34 GMTWEEHAWKEN, N.J. (AP) — A new ferry soon will be carrying commuters between New Jersey and New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00156386227441118b5d08bf9b63543aLawyer: Timbuktu residents felt shame after sites destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/461c12d485554c739f58a409dd1bc741Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:04:15 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A lawyer for residents of Timbuktu told International Criminal Court judges Wednesday that the destruction by Islamic extremists of historic mausoleums in the Malian desert left them feeling shame at the desecration of their saints and ancestors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/461c12d485554c739f58a409dd1bc741Ahead of the Bell: US existing-home saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3f3482db98943858bb2792b4f8c2208Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:13:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Association of Realtors reports on July sales of existing homes Wednesday at 10 a.m. Eastern.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3f3482db98943858bb2792b4f8c2208In dry, windy West, crews target flames in several stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/698e3cc4444b482996a939cc433aa2b0Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:54:17 GMTYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Growing wildfires stoked by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in California, Washington, Montana and elsewhere.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/698e3cc4444b482996a939cc433aa2b0AstraZeneca to sell molecule antibiotics business to Pfizerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0ce3c537c24451fa772f1aec9e184d4Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:42:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca plans to sell its molecule antibiotics business to Pfizer in a deal that will be valued in excess of $1.5 billion when rights, royalties and other payments are included.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0ce3c537c24451fa772f1aec9e184d4Pro-independence Basque leader*s election candidacy blockedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00c3073effd143d2b50d2ef5b059fc39Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:29:01 GMTMADRID (AP) — Basque authorities say a prominent regional leader who was jailed for his links with the outlawed armed group ETA can*t stand as candidate in upcoming elections because his sentence bans him from holding office until 2021.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00c3073effd143d2b50d2ef5b059fc39Long Island artist paints Pokemon muralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c536e2ec6d24d498c820d5c71d088f3Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:17:46 GMTHUNTINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island artist has captured all the Pokemon critters — on a 25-foot-high wall of his studio, that is.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c536e2ec6d24d498c820d5c71d088f3Italian Premier Renzi thanks rescue crews and plans to visit quake area Wednesday afternoonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be7ed17c344f4b56833f6ceb2c92b6efWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:27:01 GMTROME (AP) — Italian Premier Renzi thanks rescue crews and plans to visit quake area Wednesday afternoon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be7ed17c344f4b56833f6ceb2c92b6efQatari state fund buys stake in NY's Empire State Buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7db802e1564b53bcb64d1c58462f60Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:06:21 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar's sovereign wealth fund has made an iconic purchase in America — a stake in the company that owns New York's Empire State Building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7db802e1564b53bcb64d1c58462f60Suspect in Alabama massacre to make his 1st court appearancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cca787fae1c946d393e162824212535bWed, 24 Aug 2016 10:52:04 GMTMOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say the man accused of using an ax and gunshots to slaughter three men and two women at a south Alabama house is set to make his first court appearance on six counts of capital murder and two counts of kidnapping.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cca787fae1c946d393e162824212535bTurkish state media: In joint push with Turkey's military on IS-held town, Syrian rebels take village near Jarablushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79b99f49dae849bcbcbce6a947cb8fb0Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:30:24 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish state media: In joint push with Turkey's military on IS-held town, Syrian rebels take village near Jarablus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79b99f49dae849bcbcbce6a947cb8fb0The Latest: Germany offers help and condolences to Italyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb46ed193b324e26a87a714c0a0ccc78Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:24:51 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb46ed193b324e26a87a714c0a0ccc78