FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 16 Oct 2017 16:53:17 -07:00Wisconsin governor tells NFL players to stop anthem protests, 16 Oct 2017 23:39:10 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks NFL players should stop protesting during the national anthem and instead speak out against domestic violence. search air, water for missing worker after blast, 16 Oct 2017 22:21:21 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — Authorities searched by air and water Monday for a Texas man who disappeared when an oil and gas platform exploded on a lake near New Orleans. Seven people were injured in the Sunday night blast and fire, including three who were in critical condition, authorities said. Dakota man who took guns to anti-Islam event sentenced, 16 Oct 2017 23:30:41 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man who carried guns into an anti-Islam speaking event and livestreamed a Facebook video from outside afterward has been sentenced. seek 5-year term for ex-Philly district attorney, 16 Oct 2017 22:59:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal prosecutors are urging a judge to sentence Philadelphia's former top prosecutor to the maximum term of five years in prison in a corruption case. Waco biker trial could have domino effect on others, 16 Oct 2017 22:25:31 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection to the deadliest shootout between biker groups in U.S. history. candidate: Aliens took me aboard their ship at age 7, 16 Oct 2017 23:04:04 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida candidate for Congress said Monday she stands by her claims she was abducted to an alien spaceship at age 7 but that the incident shouldn't detract from what she's done here on Earth since then. Latest: Venezuela opposition insists vote had problems, 16 Oct 2017 23:08:24 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the outcome of and reaction to Venezuela's key regional elections (all times local): campaign faces subpoena in assault lawsuit, 16 Oct 2017 22:06:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has been subpoenaed for records related to past sexual assault allegations against Trump — charges the president on Monday dismissed as "made-up stuff." Latest: Israeli leader congratulates Kurz on Austria win, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:21 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The Latest on Austria's election (all times local): Latest: Spain lowers growth forecast amid uncertainty, 16 Oct 2017 22:32:34 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): Latest: Judge accepts Bergdahl's guilty pleas, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:00 GMTFORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the court-martial of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who walked off his post in Afghanistan (all times local):, McConnell: No matter what people say, we're friends, 16 Oct 2017 22:03:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell reaffirmed their alliance of necessity Monday in a raucous Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences. The garrulous president claimed they were longtime friends now closer than ever; the reserved Senate Republican leader allowed that they share goals and speak often. says airstrikes killed "dozens" of militants in Yemen, 16 Oct 2017 21:54:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military said Monday it killed dozens of Islamic State fighters in airstrikes on two training camps in Yemen. fake news on Facebook works - just too slowly, 16 Oct 2017 22:04:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's effort to limit the spread of fake news using outside fact-checkers appears to be having an effect — although that finding comes with a major caveat. Latest: About 100 people still reported missing in fires, 16 Oct 2017 21:52:10 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):, 6 others bidding to take over bankrupt Alitalia, 16 Oct 2017 22:02:04 GMTMILAN (AP) — Lufthansa and Easy Jet are among seven airlines that made binding offers Monday to take over all or part of Alitalia, the Italian carrier that declared bankruptcy in May. Inc. to partner with Airbus on C Series program, 16 Oct 2017 22:33:50 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canadian plane maker Bombardier has a sold a majority stake in its C Series passenger jet business to European aerospace giant Airbus. of Holocaust victims projected on Prague synagogue, 16 Oct 2017 21:53:09 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — Prague's Jewish Museum has launched a new project to honor the victims of the Holocaust. of current, ex Honolulu officers tied to fed probe, 16 Oct 2017 22:52:31 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu police officer and retired major arrested by the FBI over the weekend in a corruption case were expected to appear Monday in federal court. Latest: Catalan leader calls jailing of 2 'bad news', 16 Oct 2017 21:52:57 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): says predecessors didn't honor fallen; response heated, 16 Oct 2017 22:51:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets. President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from those who witnessed those grieving encounters. clever attack resembles 1999 attack at same house, 16 Oct 2017 22:51:35 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The fatal cleaver stabbing of a man's wife and the wounding of his mother-in-law at his Vermont house has drawn comparisons to another cleaver attack at the house nearly two decades ago. lowers 2018 growth forecast from 2.6 to 2.3 percent amid political uncertainty in Catalonia, 16 Oct 2017 22:09:44 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain lowers 2018 growth forecast from 2.6 to 2.3 percent amid political uncertainty in Catalonia. cosmic crash confirmed: Einstein was as good as gold, 16 Oct 2017 22:03:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When two extremely dense neutron stars crashed together in a distant galaxy, astronomers struck scientific gold, confirming previously unproven theories, including some from Albert Einstein. Latest: Search continues for man missing from platform, 16 Oct 2017 21:49:10 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — The Latest on the oil rig explosion near New Orleans (all times local): jails 2 Catalan independence leaders in sedition probe, 16 Oct 2017 23:16:18 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's confrontation with its independence-seeking region of Catalonia intensified Monday when a judge ordered the leaders of two pro-independence groups jailed while they are investigated on possible sedition charges for organizing demonstrations before the region's disputed secession vote. opposition looks for answers after election loss, 16 Oct 2017 22:06:25 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Voting sites were shifted to distant neighborhoods with rampant crime. Ballots featured the faces of opposition candidates who lost in primaries. The government-stacked National Electoral Council denied monitoring accreditation to one of Venezuela's most important independent observers. on US Treasury bills climb at weekly auction, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills climbing to their highest level in nine years. John ending Las Vegas residency in 2018, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:59 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year. Las Vegas Shooting story, 16 Oct 2017 23:15:15 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — In an Oct. 13 story and The Latest report about the investigation of a Las Vegas shooting that killed and injured concert-goers Oct. 1, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the body of shooter Stephen Paddock was being sent to Stanford University for study. Clark County spokesman Dan Kulin said Monday that multiple forensic analyses will be performed at Stanford on Paddock's brain, and the rest of Paddock's body is being kept at a secure location. accused of killing son, using tiki oil to burn home, 16 Oct 2017 21:55:23 GMTMERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — A woman accused of suffocating her 8-year-old son before using tiki torch oil to set her Connecticut home on fire last year has had her bond set at $1 million in a North Carolina court. documents provide details in Honolulu corruption case, 16 Oct 2017 23:45:55 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu police officer conspired with others to alter evidence and provide false information to federal officials in a peculiar case involving a mailbox stolen from the home of the former department chief, according to court documents filed Monday. Somalis mourn, pray for those impacted by bombing, 16 Oct 2017 22:22:27 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Members of Minnesota's large Somali community said Monday they are heartbroken and grieving but searching for ways to help after the weekend bombing in Somalia that killed more than 300 people. Atlanta woman put toddlers in oven, turned it on, 16 Oct 2017 23:40:22 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A warrant says an Atlanta woman put her two young sons in an oven and turned it on. Latest: Court papers describe police mailbox conspiracy, 16 Oct 2017 23:18:17 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on arrests of current and former Honolulu police officers (all times local): killed when commuter train hits car stuck on tracks, 16 Oct 2017 22:33:16 GMTPOMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A commuter train hit and killed two people whose car got stuck on the tracks in Florida. off field, 5 college cheerleaders to protest anthem, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:21 GMTKENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Five cheerleaders at a college in Georgia are vowing to kneel in the stadium tunnel when the national anthem is played at Saturday's homecoming game, moved off the field by their university after an earlier protest. Office Top 20: 'Happy Death Day' parties at No. 1, 16 Oct 2017 22:21:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Driven by younger audiences, the small-budget horror thriller "Happy Death Day" opened this weekend in the top spot at the box office with $26 million, while "Blade Runner 2049" slid into second place in its second weekend in theaters with $15.5 million. duo Big & Rich to perform at Las Vegas benefit, 16 Oct 2017 23:13:51 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Event organizers say the American country duo Big & Rich is returning to the Las Vegas stage this week for a concert to benefit people affected by the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. says Delta crew stopped her from singing anthem, 16 Oct 2017 21:46:36 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia physician said her plan to honor a fallen soldier by singing the U.S. national anthem aboard a Delta Air Lines plane carrying the soldier's casket was stopped by a flight attendant who told her it would violate company policy. Fairchild ends ballet career with confetti, flowers, 16 Oct 2017 22:12:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Silvery confetti has rained down on the stage at New York City Ballet for dancer Robert Fairchild, who ended his ballet career by handing out roses to each of his fellow dancers. Source: Spurs, Aldridge agree on extension, 16 Oct 2017 23:20:16 GMTLaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs have at times seemed an ill-fitting pair, with a player who spent nine years in another franchise before landing with Gregg Popovich not always looking comfortable in the NBA's most well-established system. questions? Trump wants to talk. Again., 16 Oct 2017 23:09:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Reporters were seated in the White House briefing room awaiting an appearance by press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday when a call went out over a loudspeaker to head to the Rose Garden. There was no time to lose: President Donald Trump wanted to talk. Again. guild starts process to expel Harvey Weinstein, 16 Oct 2017 22:32:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — In an unprecedented move, the Producers Guild of America has voted unanimously to institute termination proceedings for Harvey Weinstein on disciplinary grounds. weather gives leg up to crews on California wildfires, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:55 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The winds eased, some of the smoke began to clear and the forecast Monday offered a tantalizing chance of rain to thousands of firefighters trying to corral the wildfires that have laid waste to the nation's most celebrated wine-making region. Latest: Storm blamed for odd odors on British flights, 16 Oct 2017 23:44:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on how the weakened remnants of Hurricane Ophelia are affecting Ireland and the U.K. (all times local): raises possibility of withdrawing drug czar nominee, 16 Oct 2017 22:52:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday raised the possibility of withdrawing his nomination of Republican Rep. Tom Marino to be the nation's drug czar following reports that the lawmaker played a key role in passing a bill weakening federal authority to stop companies from distributing opioids. Latest: Venezuelan opposition figure accepts ballot loss, 16 Oct 2017 21:48:52 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the outcome of and reaction to Venezuela's key regional elections (all times local): blames media for immigration flap with sheriffs, 16 Oct 2017 23:40:13 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Outspoken Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage says the media fanned the flames in a flap with sheriffs over his directive they should hold immigrants without warrants and is calling news organizations "the most horrible organizations on the earth." Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment', 16 Oct 2017 23:22:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment."