FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 Feb 2016 16:17:29 -08:00Texas authorities move 'affluenza' teen to adult jail, 05 Feb 2016 23:04:03 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck was transferred to an adult jail on Friday, a week after a judge initially refused to do so. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday, 05 Feb 2016 22:35:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S. job creation slowed last month. athletic director Pat Haden to step down in June, 05 Feb 2016 22:43:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The University of Southern California hired Pat Haden to guide its storied athletic department through the toughest time in its history. defends office's handling of Legionnaires' outbreak, 05 Feb 2016 23:09:02 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday defended how his office responded to an email flagging a potential link between a surge in Legionnaires' disease and Flint's water, saying an aide asked for further investigation but a state agency did not bring forward the issue again. Brazil, pregnant women urged to be cautious with a kiss, 05 Feb 2016 22:23:12 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a sign of mounting global concern over the Zika virus, health officials on Friday warned pregnant women to think twice about the lips they kiss and called on men to use condoms with pregnant partners if they have visited countries where the virus is present. moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters, 05 Feb 2016 23:09:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday. quake hits Taiwan, many trapped in toppled building, 05 Feb 2016 23:15:50 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling at least one high-rise residential building and trapping people inside. Firefighters rushed to pull out survivors. Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems, 05 Feb 2016 22:34:58 GMTDENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. pleads guilty in plot to attack churches, start race war, 05 Feb 2016 23:03:57 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man charged with plotting to shoot up or bomb synagogues and black churches has pleaded guilty to conspiracy and firearms charges. sentenced after victims die from pain drugs, 05 Feb 2016 23:44:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles-area doctor convicted of second-degree murder for prescribing pain killers that killed three patients was sentenced Friday to 30 years to life in prison in a landmark case that many in the medical community believe will create a chilling effect among physicians across the country. charges against coach puts school under scrutiny, 05 Feb 2016 22:44:33 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An exclusive private school in Indianapolis is under scrutiny over how it handled the allegations that its boys basketball coach sent sexually explicit messages to a 15-year-old female student. Obama's final year, Senate is slow to act on his nominees, 05 Feb 2016 22:28:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — If you wear combat fatigues to work, then your nomination is almost sure to sail through the Senate. If not, you're likely in for a long wait. soldiers clash with protesters in Haiti; 1 dead, 05 Feb 2016 23:02:56 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A group of former soldiers clashed with a far larger gathering of anti-government demonstrators in Haiti's capital, resulting in the death of an ex-member of the military. 6.4-magnitude earthquake strikes southern Taiwan, 05 Feb 2016 22:44:04 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, causing at least two buildings to collapse., Hamilton share 1st-round lead on PGA Tour Champions, 05 Feb 2016 22:55:21 GMTBOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — In conditions that more resembled a British Open than South Florida, former major champions Corey Pavin and Todd Hamilton shot 6-under 66s Friday to tie for the first-round lead in the Allianz Championship. Mine spill dumped 880,000 pounds of metals in river, 05 Feb 2016 23:40:26 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency says millions of gallons of wastewater that gushed from a Colorado gold mine last year may have sent more than 880,000 pounds of metals into a river. Latest: Senate GOP targets EPA in Flint water crisis, 05 Feb 2016 22:48:52 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on Flint's water emergency (all times local): attorney joins effort to recover Nazi-looted painting, 06 Feb 2016 00:06:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California's attorney general is asking a federal appeals court to reverse a ruling allowing a priceless 19th century painting to remain in a Spanish museum rather than going to the heirs of a Jewish woman forced to hand it over to the Nazis during the Holocaust. rejects AG Kane's request to reinstate law license, 05 Feb 2016 23:58:36 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's law license will remain suspended after the state's highest court on Friday denied her request to have it reinstated while she fights criminal charges of leaking secret grand jury material and lying about it. gluttony takes center stage at Philly's Wing Bowl, 05 Feb 2016 22:16:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook. Mirra, who broke barriers on a BMX bike, dies at 41, 05 Feb 2016 23:57:43 GMTDave Mirra did things few people could on a BMX bike, using a combination of natural ability, fearlessness and innovation to take the sport to places many never thought possible. of 50 Super Bowls and how the game was named, 05 Feb 2016 22:20:20 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Norma Hunt was buying some gifts for her young children in a Dallas toy store when she came across some balls that bounced so high they could go over a small house. circle Rubio as stakes grow in New Hampshire, 05 Feb 2016 23:43:35 GMTLONDONBERRY, N.H. (AP) — On the rise in a tightening race, Marco Rubio shouldered intensifying attacks Friday from moderate-leaning Republicans who fear a strong Rubio showing in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary could spell the end for their frazzled presidential campaigns.'s 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters, 05 Feb 2016 22:21:43 GMTPORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America. reaches $470M deal with US, states over banking abuses, 05 Feb 2016 23:10:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Banking giant HSBC has reached a $470 million settlement with the federal government and nearly all states over mortgage lending and foreclosure abuses that officials say helped intensify the country's economic meltdown, the Justice Department announced Friday. attorney general seeks Nazi-looted painting, 05 Feb 2016 22:36:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California's attorney general is asking a federal appeals court to reverse a ruling allowing a priceless 19th painting to remain in a Spanish museum rather than going to the heirs of a Jewish woman who was forced to hand it over to the Nazis. Varner III dons Panthers jersey, dabs way down 16th, 06 Feb 2016 00:04:04 GMTSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Harold Varner III drew the ire of the rowdy fans on the 16th hole Friday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open when he put on a Carolina Panthers jersey and dabbed his way to the green. man who said sleep aid made him kill girlfriend sentenced, 05 Feb 2016 22:15:51 GMTNEW CITY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man who said a sleeping aid caused him to fatally strangle his girlfriend has been sentenced to serve between 20 years and life in prison. New York-born man was mistreated after terror arrest, 05 Feb 2016 23:24:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The lawyer for a New York-born man serving a 15-year prison sentence for supporting al-Qaida says the U.S. government owes financial damages for failing to quickly diagnose his injuries after his arrest. A federal prosecutor says the man was treated adequately. indicted in shooting of deputy in New Orleans drug raid, 05 Feb 2016 23:10:37 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a New Orleans man accused of shooting a Louisiana sheriff's deputy who was leading a federal drug raid on his home. Latest: Clinton launching ads in Spanish aimed at Nevada, 05 Feb 2016 23:27:49 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest from the 2016 campaign trail with days to go until the New Hampshire primary (all times local): recommended for former California Mexican Mafia chief, 05 Feb 2016 22:41:32 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California parole commissioners are again recommending release for a former leader of the Mexican Mafia prison gang who now helps law enforcement. wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killed, 06 Feb 2016 00:08:45 GMTMILTON, Fla. (AP) — A weeklong search for a Missouri couple wanted in a series of robberies and abductions across the South ended with one suspect dead and the other wounded Friday, after authorities say they chased the pair across the highway and through a rural neighborhood and exchanged gunfire with them in Florida's Panhandle. news agency says more than 120 rescued from high-rise toppled by quake, 05 Feb 2016 23:38:21 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan news agency says more than 120 rescued from high-rise toppled by quake. president fires military chiefs via Twitter, 05 Feb 2016 22:13:48 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — President Rafael Correa says he has fired Ecuador's military high command for refusing to pay back to the state $41 million from an overvalued land deal. shares plunge almost 44 percent, 05 Feb 2016 23:14:41 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investors gave LinkedIn a poor job review Friday in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly $11 billion in the professional networking site's market value. beware: Famous Los Angeles bridge is coming down, 05 Feb 2016 22:26:36 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Like a bad love song, the weekend demolition of a bridge made famous by the movies is killing the traffic mood in Los Angeles. of these Denver Broncos? Former coach Dan Reeves, 05 Feb 2016 23:39:07 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Dan Reeves has barely merited a mention in the lead-up to the Super Bowl, his imprint on these Denver Broncos an afterthought. England sees first serious snowfall of the season, 05 Feb 2016 22:39:18 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A winter storm packing heavy, wet snow gave New England its first real taste of winter Friday, toppling trees and knocking out power to more than 180,000 customers and threatening to cover some spots a foot deep. 2 of 6 Argentina bondholders agree to settlements, 05 Feb 2016 22:57:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Two of six leading bondholders that years ago refused Argentina's invitation to trade their bonds at steep discounts have agreed to settle their longstanding claims after the South American nation offered bondholders with cases in federal court in Manhattan $6.5 billion in what a court-appointed mediator described Friday as a "historic breakthrough." who live near gas leak are skeptical a fix is near, 05 Feb 2016 22:43:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles residents who live near a gas leak that has been out of control 15 weeks are expressing a mix of optimism and skepticism that a fix is within sight. City high school wrestler charged with sex crime, 05 Feb 2016 22:41:38 GMTMOORE, Okla. (AP) — An athlete at an Oklahoma City high school has been charged with a sex crime after what the boy called a wrestling move was described by police as obscene groping. leads by 1 at halfway point of LPGA Tour, 06 Feb 2016 00:02:39 GMTOCALA, Fla. (AP) — Lydia Ko putted on one green and played six holes in a span of 11 hours before ending a long Friday in the same place she started — with a share of the lead in the Coates Golf Championship. Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida, 05 Feb 2016 23:16:51 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man on the moon when he and Alan Shepard helped NASA recover from Apollo 13's "successful failure" and later devoted his life to exploring the mind, physics and unexplained phenomena such as psychics and aliens, has died in Florida. He was 85. sought after male bus driver poses as elderly woman, 05 Feb 2016 22:59:34 GMTCRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Some Rhode Island city councilors want to know more about a middle-age male senior center van driver who posed as an elderly woman during a press conference. Latest: Judge met with 'affluenza' teen's attorneys, 05 Feb 2016 22:22:04 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the case of "affluenza" teenager Ethan Couch (all times local): outfield prospect Duran suspended for positive test, 05 Feb 2016 22:37:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Cincinnati Reds outfield prospect Juan Duran has been suspended for the first 80 games of the season under Major League Baseball's drug program following a positive test for three performance-enhancing substances. News Guide: A look at the 'affluenza' teen case, 05 Feb 2016 23:16:42 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck was moved to an adult jail on Friday to await a hearing over whether to transfer his case to the adult system.'s glove gives him better grip on, 05 Feb 2016 23:08:11 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Peyton Manning has always done things few quarterbacks do, including wearing a glove on his passing hand. killed by Phoenix-area police had popular online video, 05 Feb 2016 22:49:49 GMTMESA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in a Phoenix suburb shot and killed a knife-wielding woman whose struggles with Asperger's syndrome went viral last year when she posted an online video showing her service dog comforting her.