FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Oct 2016 13:06:48 -07:00Silver says NBA labor deal not done yet, but getting close, 21 Oct 2016 19:19:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday the league and players have made "tremendous progress" toward an extension of the collective bargaining agreement, saying he hoped a deal would be completed soon. rejects move of Confederate statue from park, 21 Oct 2016 19:55:22 GMTGATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Historical Commission is blocking a plan by Memphis city leaders to move a statue honoring a Confederate general and early Ku Klux Klan leader out of the downtown area.'s not always who you play, but when you play them in NFL, 21 Oct 2016 19:16:05 GMTThat Patriots-Steelers matchup Sunday sure looked like a Game of the Year candidate. Then all of the air went out of it when Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger damaged his knee. advances give hope to displaced Christians, 21 Oct 2016 19:54:59 GMTIRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Raeda Paulos could hardly conceal her joy when the television inside her cramped trailer showed Iraqi forces raising the national flag over a church in her hometown, a day after it was freed from Islamic State rule. Georgia can keep execution drug provider secret, 21 Oct 2016 19:14:16 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A federal judge in Atlanta says Georgia doesn't have to reveal information about its execution drug to two Mississippi death row inmates. police: Woman runs over 2 men, killing 1 after fight, 21 Oct 2016 19:23:14 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police say an intoxicated 29-year-old woman has been arrested after driving over her boyfriend and another man, killing the other man, as the two men fought in a parking lot. York state cracks down on illegal Airbnb rentals, 21 Oct 2016 18:46:59 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals. mixed, livestock higher, 21 Oct 2016 19:29:48 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Latest: 52 seek medical care after Kansas chemical spill, 21 Oct 2016 18:42:37 GMTATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the chemical spill at a plant in Atchison, Kansas, (all times local): main floods trench in Boston, killing worker, 21 Oct 2016 19:17:14 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Boston officials say a water main gave way in the city's South End neighborhood, flooding a trench and killing at least one worker. leader dismisses health rumors after a month away, 21 Oct 2016 19:25:17 GMTLILONGWE, Malawi (AP) — Malawi's 76-year-old leader has dismissed rumors of a health crisis after being away from the country for a month, saying doctors told him his vital organs are like those of a 30-year-old. Latest: Trump blames Obama for Philippine shift, 21 Oct 2016 19:37:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): refs botch call again, this one in decisive Game 5, 21 Oct 2016 19:12:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — For the second time in a week during the WNBA Finals, the league acknowledged a late officiating mistake. drift between gains and losses in afternoon trade, 21 Oct 2016 19:10:16 GMTThe major U.S. stock indexes drifted between small gains and losses in late-afternoon trading Friday. Phone and health care companies were the biggest laggards, while technology and consumer goods stocks were holding on to slight gains. court upholds state's 1st death sentence in 30 years, 21 Oct 2016 19:03:25 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas' highest court on Friday upheld the death sentence of the first prisoner condemned in the state in more than three decades. identifies American killed in Iraq on Thursday, 21 Oct 2016 18:58:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has identified the American killed in Iraq on Thursday as a 34-year-old Navy chief petty officer named Jason C. Finan. Latest: Karen Pence gives rare talk at Christian school, 21 Oct 2016 19:58:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): rates rose in 3 of 8 US swing states last month, 21 Oct 2016 18:55:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates rose in three of eight U. S. swing states last month, fell in two and were unchanged in the remaining three. 3D technology raises hopes for the coldest of cold cases, 21 Oct 2016 19:29:39 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The faces are haunting. Supreme Court delays action in 3 cases, 21 Oct 2016 18:58:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is offering new evidence that the short-handed court is having trouble getting its work done. police: Update coming in shooting investigation, 21 Oct 2016 19:56:54 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police in Minneapolis say they have an update in an investigation tied to the fatal shooting of a black man last year. cries dictatorship after Venezuela blocks recall, 21 Oct 2016 19:23:03 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Venezuelan opposition's campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro has been thrown into disarray with elections officials' decision to suspend a recall drive against the socialist leader a week before it was to start. Latest: Feds say they could have rescheduled meeting, 21 Oct 2016 18:50:01 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a legislative hearing on New Jersey Transit following last month's fatal train crash (all times local): camp preparing for possibility Trump won't concede, 21 Oct 2016 19:37:36 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office. denies Polish claim Egypt sold it warships for $1, 21 Oct 2016 19:02:07 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's defense minister said he thinks Egypt has sold two French-made Mistral warships to Russia for the symbolic price of $1, a claim Russia on Friday dismissed as "nonsense." fragments found along pipeline path not from human, 21 Oct 2016 19:43:52 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's medical examiner says two bone fragments found along the path of the proposed Dakota Access pipeline were not from a human. NJ Transit leaders skip hearing on fatal train crash, 21 Oct 2016 19:30:39 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Federal railroad regulators said a meeting Friday with New Jersey Transit's top officials would have been rescheduled if the agency had revealed it was being held at the same time as a legislative hearing on last month's fatal train crash.'s transport minister says at least 53 people killed, 300 wounded in train derailment, 21 Oct 2016 19:39:58 GMTESEKA, Cameroon (AP) — Cameroon's transport minister says at least 53 people killed, 300 wounded in train derailment . giant nude statue in California is stirring controversy, 21 Oct 2016 19:20:20 GMTSAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) — There have long been complaints about the lack of women in the tech industry. Now there's a towering female figure, in a tech park across the bay from San Francisco, although not quite what some people had in mind. in Afghanistan killed Illinois soldier, Oklahoma man, 21 Oct 2016 19:11:52 GMTFAIRVIEW, Ill. (AP) — A decorated U.S. soldier from Illinois and an Army civilian employee from Oklahoma who both had been deployed multiple times to support military operations in Afghanistan were killed in an attack this week in Kabul, the Defense Department said. Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final, 21 Oct 2016 18:46:38 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova beat fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-4 in the Kremlin Cup semifinals on Friday to remain on course to claim the eighth and last spot in the WTA Finals. Vince Neil pleads guilty in Las Vegas battery case, 21 Oct 2016 19:36:49 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery for a sidewalk scuffle involving a woman outside a Las Vegas Strip resort in April. Latest: UN concerned by return of Syrians to Turkey, 21 Oct 2016 19:58:05 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the influx of asylum seekers and migrants (all times local): City Airport declared safe after 'chemical incident', 21 Oct 2016 18:53:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — More than two dozen people were treated for breathing difficulties in a suspected chemical incident that sparked the evacuation of London City Airport Friday, fire and ambulance services said. court considers Arizona cross-border shooting case, 21 Oct 2016 19:14:37 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A government attorney argued Friday that the mother of a 16-year-old Mexican boy killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in a cross border shooting should not be allowed to sue the agent because the boy lacked significant ties to the United States. Latest: Airbnb says it will sue over restrictive NY law, 21 Oct 2016 19:53:08 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on a new law in New York state authorizing fines for illegal Airbnb rentals (all times eastern): states say they denied Russia request to monitor election, 21 Oct 2016 19:07:13 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma and at least two other states said Friday that they have denied efforts by Russian officials to be present at polling stations during the election, requests the U.S. State Department's spokesman dismissed as "nothing more than a PR stunt." aging inmates, Ohio says it will again move death row, 21 Oct 2016 19:38:11 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is moving its death row for the third time in little over a decade, this time because of the growing number of aging inmates serving death sentences, state prison officials said Friday. worker accused of stealing secrets to stay in custody, 21 Oct 2016 19:56:02 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A former National Security Agency contractor accused in a massive theft of classified information will remain in custody. of boy who disappeared in 1979 testifies at NYC trial, 21 Oct 2016 18:46:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The mother of Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) has testified about the "total horror and panic" she felt when the 6-year-old disappeared in 1979. indicted in gun slaying of teenage sandwich shop worker, 21 Oct 2016 19:52:58 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A young man accused of walking into a suburban sandwich shop called Mr. Hero, firing a gunshot toward the kitchen and killing a teenage worker was indicted on Friday on an aggravated-murder charge. County, Illinois, lawyer who posed as judge charged, 21 Oct 2016 19:35:16 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-area judicial candidate who was once on the fast track to a high-salary, high-status job as a judge now faces charges of impersonating a judge when she was a court staff attorney early this year, prosecutors announced Friday. Paraguay, 100 horses are protected, traded for moto-carts, 21 Oct 2016 19:17:57 GMTASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Nearly 100 horses that have clopped through the streets of Paraguay's capital for years, hauling heavy loads of junk, are being retired to a farm sanctuary. fire in Mosul, IS attacks another Iraqi city, 21 Oct 2016 18:45:52 GMTKIRKUK, Iraq (AP) — Islamic State militants launched a wave of pre-dawn attacks in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Friday, killing at least 14 people and setting off fierce clashes with Kurdish security forces that were still raging after sundown. internet repeatedly disrupted by cyberattacks on key firm, 21 Oct 2016 19:20:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — Cyberattacks on a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted the availability of popular websites across the United States Friday, according to analysts and company officials. The White House described the disruption as malicious. seeks lopsided victory, crushing any Trump dispute, 21 Oct 2016 19:23:03 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office. is Evan McMullin, third-party candidate surging in Utah?, 21 Oct 2016 19:54:41 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in the polls in Utah and drawing large crowds at rallies as he becomes the conduit for conservative voters fed up with Republican Donald Trump's crudeness and antics. son was dying in hot car, Georgia man sent teen sex texts, 21 Oct 2016 19:42:13 GMTBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his toddler son sat forgotten and dying in the back seat of the father's sweltering SUV, his young texting partner testified in court Friday. cloud over Kansas community dissipates, 21 Oct 2016 19:07:33 GMTATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — A chemical spill at a northeast Kansas distilling plant released a noxious cloud of fumes Friday, forcing temporary evacuations and sending more than 50 people to the hospital, including one person who was in intensive care, officials said. says at least 53 dead after crowded train derails, 21 Oct 2016 19:45:12 GMTESEKA, Cameroon (AP) — Cameroon's transport minister says at least 53 people have died after a train overloaded with passengers derailed along the route that links the country's two major cities.