FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 20 Oct 2016 12:36:08 -07:00Review: Chrissie Hynde revives Pretenders on soulful 'Alone', 20 Oct 2016 18:52:14 GMTThe Pretenders, "Alone" (BMG) Latest: Catholic leader in Kansas criticizes Kaine, 20 Oct 2016 19:03:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): urges greater investment in the world's 10-year-old girls, 20 Oct 2016 19:04:16 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. population agency is urging greater investment in 10-year-old girls saying that what happens at that age can determine their futures. Latest: Reports: 3 Russian officers wounded in Aleppo, 20 Oct 2016 19:04:16 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): York police find remains of a fifth Long Island teenager, 20 Oct 2016 18:18:35 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — For the fifth time since September, police have discovered the remains of a dead teenager in a suburban Long Island community plagued by gang violence., Bao Bao! Later, Mei Lun and Mei Huan! Pandas leaving US, 20 Oct 2016 18:24:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The panda population in the United States is dropping by three. Stone reporter pressed about errors in rape story, 20 Oct 2016 19:07:16 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The author of a now-retracted Rolling Stone article about a brutal gang rape at the University of Virginia on Thursday acknowledged Thursday that she made mistakes while reporting the story of the woman identified only as "Jackie." urges young adults to sign up for health care, 20 Oct 2016 18:22:07 GMTMIAMI (AP) — President Barack Obama is promoting his health overhaul by saying that never in U.S. history has the uninsured rate been lower than it is today. Dame, Texas better after defensive coordinator changes, 20 Oct 2016 18:55:26 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Simpler has meant better so far at Texas and Notre Dame, with both head coaches taking more hands-on roles to fix bad defenses. FACT CHECK: Trump's willingness to dispute election, 20 Oct 2016 18:52:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, who's railed for months about a "rigged" political system, used the final presidential debate to defiantly say he won't decide until the election ends whether he will accept its results. attorney general challenges LGBT-rights order, 20 Oct 2016 18:43:25 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's Republican attorney general is asking a judge to block an order from the Democratic governor banning discrimination against LGBT people in state government., Democrats react to Trump on accepting election outcome, 20 Oct 2016 19:24:18 GMTRepublicans and Democrats overwhelmingly rejected Republican Donald Trump's comments that he might not accept the results of the presidential election. Trump, who has said the process could be rigged, dug in Thursday, promising to fully accept the outcome "if I win." asks court to reverse Wal-Mart trespassing order, 20 Oct 2016 18:40:04 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A labor union that has demonstrated against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. asked the Arkansas Supreme Court Thursday to reverse a judge's decision barring it from entering the retail giant's property for anything other than shopping. strike a second day, disrupting 100,000 students, 20 Oct 2016 18:05:41 GMTMore than 100,000 state university students in Pennsylvania were told Thursday to stay at school, as striking professors returned to picket lines on 14 campuses for a second day and their union pleaded for a resumption of contract talks. Sudan rebel leader says he could return next month, 20 Oct 2016 19:00:02 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar says he could return to the turbulent country as early as next month, even if he has to enter the way he fled — on foot. cop who fatally shot man charged with sex assault, 20 Oct 2016 19:18:45 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot a black man in August, sparking several nights of unrest, has been charged with sexually assaulting a man two days after the shooting, after they watched coverage of the riots on television at a bar, authorities announced Thursday. man pleads guilty to trying to join extremists, 20 Oct 2016 18:30:43 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man has pleaded guilty to trying to join the Islamic State group. Latest: NATO worries Russian ships to be used for Syria, 20 Oct 2016 18:49:12 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): to block rival, Abbas calls for Fatah, PLO elections, 20 Oct 2016 18:15:02 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is pushing for leadership elections in his Fatah movement and the PLO before the end of the year, as part of what senior officials say is largely an elaborate attempt to block the return of an exiled rival backed by several Arab states. President announces separation from US, 20 Oct 2016 18:21:03 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced that his country is separating from the U.S. in a speech before a Beijing economic forum on Thursday, after handing China a major diplomatic victory, agreeing to resume dialogue on their South China Sea territorial dispute following months of acrimony. rights groups build alliances to counter climate of fear, 20 Oct 2016 18:53:41 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Gay rights activists are joining with refugees, ethnic minorities and other groups to beat back forces that are exploiting a climate of fear created by terror concerns, an official with an international gay rights advocacy group said Thursday. Latest: Schools try to cope with California heat wave, 20 Oct 2016 18:55:34 GMTWESTMINSTER, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Southern California's fall heat spell (all times local): boring enough: Investors leave "low-volatility" funds, 20 Oct 2016 19:11:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Whoa, give us back our money. We wanted something boring. special forces join Mosul offensive against IS, 20 Oct 2016 18:11:41 GMTBARTELLA, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi special forces charged into the Mosul battle on Thursday with a pre-dawn advance on a nearby town held by the Islamic State group, a key part of a multi-pronged assault on eastern approaches to the besieged city. accuses Louisville, Pitino of violations in escort case, 20 Oct 2016 19:06:36 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The NCAA accused Louisville of four serious violations and criticized the conduct of coach Rick Pitino for failing to monitor a former basketball staffer who hired escorts and strippers for sex parties with recruits and players. mountaintop stone cabin gutted by fire is rebuilt, 20 Oct 2016 19:19:21 GMTSTOWE, Vt. (AP) — A historic mountaintop stone cabin that was gutted by an accidental fire caused by the sons of a snowboard company founder almost a year ago has been rebuilt and will be ready for guests soon. sue child protection agency over sex abuse, 20 Oct 2016 19:11:22 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The grandparents of two young sisters who were sexually abused by their parents while in foster care are suing New Hampshire's child protection agency. ramps up fight against Kurdish fighters in Syria, 20 Oct 2016 18:36:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington, both NATO allies. Ex-contractor committed 'breathtaking' theft of secrets, 20 Oct 2016 18:29:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A former National Security Agency contractor's theft of top secret government information was "breathtaking in its longevity and scale," federal prosecutors said in a court filing Thursday aimed at keeping the man locked up as the case moves forward. sets to cross Pacific in reed boat, reach Australia, 20 Oct 2016 19:07:00 GMTLA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — In the age of space travel, an American explorer is preparing to cross the Pacific Ocean from South America to Australia using a reed boat built by Bolivian Aymara Indians.'s new philosophy rekindles title hopes in Indiana, 20 Oct 2016 19:25:43 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Nate McMillan learned a lot the last three seasons as an Indiana Pacers assistant. to California's November ballot initiatives hit $450 million, breaking state record, 20 Oct 2016 18:21:30 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Contributions to California's November ballot initiatives hit $450 million, breaking state record. Latest: GOP senator criticizes Trump's election remarks, 20 Oct 2016 18:07:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Olympic headquarters could be site of new US consulate, 20 Oct 2016 19:09:44 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The site of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics headquarters could become a new home for a United States consular office. Latest: Suburban NY officials charged in corruption case, 20 Oct 2016 18:23:22 GMTCENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on a federal indictment naming the highest elected official in a large suburban county outside New York City (all times local): NY officials face bribery, fraud and other charges, 20 Oct 2016 18:30:34 GMTCENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — The highest elected official in a large county outside New York City and a town supervisor conspired to receive bribes and kickbacks from a businessman in exchange for helping him obtain $20 million in loan guarantees, federal prosecutors on Long Island said Thursday. Latest: Feds meet with Hawaii fishing vessel owners, 20 Oct 2016 19:23:29 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a meeting between federal officials and fishing boat owners to discuss conditions among the Hawaii longline fleet (all times local): Pacific 3Q profit falls 13 percent as shipments slow, 20 Oct 2016 18:26:58 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific's profit fell 13 percent in the third quarter because the railroad's efforts to cut costs and improve productivity couldn't offset a 6 percent decline in total freight. to reopen Brown investigation after abuse docs emerge, 20 Oct 2016 18:15:52 GMTEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The NFL is going to re-open its investigation of New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown after police released journal entries and emails in which he admitted that he verbally and physically abused his former wife. Latest: Biden attacks Trump on voting, foreign affairs, 20 Oct 2016 18:37:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): lawmakers dispute Trump, will accept election results, 20 Oct 2016 18:25:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Fellow Republicans on Thursday condemned Donald Trump's refusal to agree to accept the outcome of the election. Even supporters distanced themselves, warning that Trump's stance could undermine the nation's democratic system. More Americans now have access to bank accounts, 20 Oct 2016 19:24:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More Americans have access to a checking or savings account, according to a survey released Thursday by federal regulators, a sign that the improving economy is helping lift the nation's poorest households. imposed blanket ban on Indian content over Kashmir, 20 Oct 2016 18:39:23 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's media regulation authority said Thursday it was imposing a blanket ban on Bollywood films and other Indian content on its television networks and radio stations amid increasing tension between the two nuclear-armed rivals on the issue of the disputed region of Kashmir. NY officials plead not guilty in corruption case, 20 Oct 2016 19:17:10 GMTCENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — The highest elected official in a large county outside New York City and a town supervisor pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal charges that they conspired to receive bribes and kickbacks from a businessman in exchange for helping him obtain $20 million in loan guarantees. football players face BB gun, marijuana charges, 20 Oct 2016 18:18:35 GMTSTORRS, Conn. (AP) — Two University of Connecticut football players have been suspended from the team after being arrested Wednesday night on drug and weapons charges following a routine traffic stop. officer shoots man wielding shotgun, bottle of booze, 20 Oct 2016 18:22:44 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a veteran police officer in Florida fatally shot a man carrying a shotgun and a bottle of liquor following an apparent home invasion. demand answers on leukemia drug price hikes, 20 Oct 2016 18:39:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two top lawmakers on Thursday demanded information from a drug company that has raised prices on a leukemia drug, calling increases of tens of thousands of dollars a sign the company puts profits before patients. freezes new licenses for private restaurants in Havana, 20 Oct 2016 18:13:52 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Cuba is freezing new licenses for private restaurants in Havana as it struggles with the runaway success of one of the most important openings in the state-run economy. Today: Iraqi special forces push into IS-held town, 20 Oct 2016 18:53:27 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi special forces charged into the Mosul battle Thursday with a pre-dawn advance on a nearby town held by the Islamic State group, a key part of a multi-pronged assault on eastern approaches to the besieged city. opens door to contesting the election's results, 20 Oct 2016 18:12:53 GMTDELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Donald Trump kept floating the possibility Thursday that he'll challenge the results of the presidential election if there's a "questionable result," while teasingly promising to embrace the outcome "if I win."