FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:04:33 -07:00Waterpark visitor paralyzed in accident can sue, court sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b22c8cbb4c58486eb5c20a9cf8e6ad65Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:09:40 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey waterpark visitor who was partially paralyzed in an accident has had his lawsuit reinstated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b22c8cbb4c58486eb5c20a9cf8e6ad65Tesla lays claim to world's fastest production carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c5eb8962bf4b47811b4ed00b7152e3Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:10:33 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Tesla Motors says a new version of the Model S electric car is the quickest production car in the world from zero to 60 miles per hour.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c5eb8962bf4b47811b4ed00b7152e3Best Buy and Tableau Software leap; Smucker and Zoe's skidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3c89db4f4ad462aae5cc20135c0b2ecTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:42:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3c89db4f4ad462aae5cc20135c0b2ecThe Latest: Louisiana residents turn out for Obama visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/557a631578464471a1ae087c5d26e356Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:31:57 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana Flooding (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/557a631578464471a1ae087c5d26e356Teen survives rare amoeba infection that kills most peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/568955dab61d43968682adf4cee74b57Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:49:17 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A South Florida boy has survived a rare brain-eating amoeba that kills most people, aided in part because a hard-to-get drug to fight the infection is made by a company based in Orlando where he was hospitalized, doctors said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/568955dab61d43968682adf4cee74b57The Latest: Art world watching federal case in Chicagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec5303c7607410c81c3ad7cb6363ef2Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:44:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on an art dispute that landed in federal court in Chicago (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec5303c7607410c81c3ad7cb6363ef2Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec9aae5745e946b49301d775dfa2fb13Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:37:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks posted modest gains on Tuesday, bringing indexes nearly back to the record levels they reached last week. Homebuilders rose sharply following a big jump in sales of new homes last month, and Best Buy soared after the electronics retailer reported a surge in profit as online sales increased.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec9aae5745e946b49301d775dfa2fb13Complaint: Man attacked people with ax, shot them with gunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7cc301dbc114899b53cf2265ec4f105Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:44:14 GMTCITRONELLE, Ala. (AP) — A Mississippi man used a gun and an ax to kill five adults as they slept in an Alabama home, police allege in criminal complaints filed Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7cc301dbc114899b53cf2265ec4f105Liquor chain challenges Connecticut minimum pricing lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ab2601cd4634538903850b7bbbb620fTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:53:12 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A national liquor retailer is taking Connecticut to court over the state's minimum pricing rules for certain alcoholic beverages.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ab2601cd4634538903850b7bbbb620fThe Latest: FEMA Oks more than $107M Louisiana flood reliefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d92220fd1cf643b7b7662da529368f12Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:43:17 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana Flooding (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d92220fd1cf643b7b7662da529368f12Report: Man keeps $121,000 in Amazon goods he was to deliverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd027369e5494a2898cd9f7ab8e571aaTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:58:47 GMTLEHIGH ACRES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say they've arrested a driver who refused to deliver $121,000 worth of Amazon items because he said he was never paid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd027369e5494a2898cd9f7ab8e571aaZoo Atlanta's giant female panda is expecting twins, again!http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/929ffb535815408f98d4126480add7f6Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:35:30 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Oh baby, baby! Atlanta's zoo says its giant panda is expecting her second set of twins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/929ffb535815408f98d4126480add7f6UN: 4.5 million need food assistance in northern Nigeriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d76ad99236403c8ef7207aea70e535Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:56:18 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations' World Food Program is warning that the number of people in need of food assistance in northeast Nigeria has risen to 4.5 million — nearly twice as many as in March.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d76ad99236403c8ef7207aea70e535Recordings capture chaos of Florida face-biting slayingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed6d5925a57149868d33e1131338fea0Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:30:00 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida sheriff's deputies confronted chaos as they tried to subdue an attacker biting a victim's face after stabbing and beating a couple to death in a random assault outside their home, recordings of radio transmissions released Tuesday show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed6d5925a57149868d33e1131338fea0Demand low for California pollution creditshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7020e08bb61140b4b0c009f622383b84Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:35:22 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's latest carbon auction has brought more bad news for Gov. Jerry Brown's landmark programs fighting climate change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7020e08bb61140b4b0c009f622383b84Best Buy posts higher profit, better online and store saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1ea49278a814694adced8f85f493780Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:51:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Best Buy's profit jumped 21 percent as the nation's largest consumer electronics retailer increased sales online and tried to create a better shopping experience in the stores while it also cut costs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1ea49278a814694adced8f85f493780Business Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d996a4456da4f16ad0233599f5271b5Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:48:01 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d996a4456da4f16ad0233599f5271b5Former Biloxi mayor dies at 93; was WWII fighter pilothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/901d7b78396e4e4c8bf551bda9e34dc2Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:00:44 GMTBILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Former Biloxi, Mississippi, Mayor Jerry O'Keefe, who received the Congressional Gold Medal for his service as a fighter pilot in World War II, died Tuesday. He was 93.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/901d7b78396e4e4c8bf551bda9e34dc2Raiders' Underwood looking forward to seeing Raismanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a449a2043fa4831b9d3bde165a409f4Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:35:38 GMTALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Raiders tight end Colton Underwood said he never anticipated the kind of attention he would get when he sent gymnast Aly Raisman a video asking the Olympic gold medalist out on a date.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a449a2043fa4831b9d3bde165a409f4Cheating site had inadequate security, privacy officials sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/779ed89bfa3a4612ae1f7241797c6ed2Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:22:35 GMTTORONTO (AP) —  Privacy officials in Canada and Australia have found that cheating website Ashley Madison had inadequate security safeguards and policies despite marketing itself as a discreet and secure servicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/779ed89bfa3a4612ae1f7241797c6ed2Steven Hill, who played 'Law & Order' DA Schiff, dies at 94http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad8f4228c52484fbc2d6aaede28db56Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:09:11 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Hill, a versatile character actor in theater, films and television who achieved his greatest success late in life as grumpy District Attorney Adam Schiff on TV's long-running "Law & Order," died Tuesday. He was 94.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad8f4228c52484fbc2d6aaede28db56Rhode Island sues to get Russian sub removed from scrapyardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e99e2ab2f4ec44d18486c03b2683c773Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:23:33 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The remnants of a Russian submarine rest mere feet from shore in Rhode Island, a Cold War relic rusting away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e99e2ab2f4ec44d18486c03b2683c773In Turkey, Biden aims to mend wobbly ties to key NATO allyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b00006f3ba904109977ecab493e22565Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:48:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With suspicions on both sides mounting, the United States is struggling to preserve its wobbly partnership with Turkey as the Turks entertain closer relations with Russia and fume over a U.S.-based cleric blamed for orchestrating last month's failed coup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b00006f3ba904109977ecab493e22565The Latest: Appeals court considers Kansas voting casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5061022bb40c4dfebdc7f256f55a61e9Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:17:17 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Latest on the legal fight over whether Kansas can block people who haven't proven they're citizens from voting (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5061022bb40c4dfebdc7f256f55a61e94 arrested in protest against federal oil lease saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cd59a5b6f9d46e4878c34d1987230d8Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:33:49 GMTHARAHAN, La. (AP) — Four protesters opposed to federal oil lease sales were arrested Tuesday at the suburban New Orleans building where the leasing agency has offices, an attorney said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cd59a5b6f9d46e4878c34d1987230d8The Latest: Deputies radioed chaos of face-biting slayingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5b6eee6c46a4dcb9492712d80570bceTue, 23 Aug 2016 19:50:20 GMTSTUART, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a couple by an attacker caught biting the dead man's face (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5b6eee6c46a4dcb9492712d80570bceGrain lower, livestock lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5d4a82f5dd4d99aa55589fcd8aae77Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:40:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5d4a82f5dd4d99aa55589fcd8aae77Prosecutors: McCain comments shouldn't derail Bergdahl trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbbb3e66e4744d9ebfc41aa42ca83450Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:45:06 GMTFORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl are trying to send his court case "off the judicial cliff" by arguing that U.S. Sen. John McCain improperly swayed military decision-makers with public comments on the case, prosecutors said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbbb3e66e4744d9ebfc41aa42ca83450The Latest: No bond for mom accused of putting son in fridgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ef3eb35cd54d6590ca6b164aee082aTue, 23 Aug 2016 19:30:34 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a South Carolina mother charged with killing her infant by putting him in the refrigerator (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ef3eb35cd54d6590ca6b164aee082aBrady ready after 'silly accident' with scissors cuts thumbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aaf0b696f074dd49aca72489df9c29eTue, 23 Aug 2016 19:41:03 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady is ready to play after cutting his right thumb with scissors in a "silly accident" before the Patriots' preseason game against the Bears last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aaf0b696f074dd49aca72489df9c29eMarkets Right Now: US stocks notch modest gainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5252ed23a6ae4954b9b1c2da6023d889Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:10:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5252ed23a6ae4954b9b1c2da6023d889Campaign season opens quietly for Haiti's presidential redohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a373e1a86b74721898b232e74e938efTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:46:48 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Campaigning for Haiti's presidential redo election has gotten off to a very quiet start, with major candidates waiting for the weekend to hold their first events.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a373e1a86b74721898b232e74e938efNew estimates: Deficit increase after years of declineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b545b8d92cc24ac9ac0439b69e52646bTue, 23 Aug 2016 19:37:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new government report released Tuesday blames lower-than-expected tax revenues for a spike in this year's budget deficit to $590 billion. That's an increase of about one-third over last year's tally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b545b8d92cc24ac9ac0439b69e52646bMurder charge for Tulsa man in slaying of Lebanese neighborhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49df8f00998d4ad8975aacaa5bc73eeaTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:09:21 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a Tulsa man on Tuesday with first-degree murder and committing a hate crime in the killing of his Lebanese neighbor — a culmination of what authorities said was the man's violent feud with the family that spanned several years and included a regular barrage of racial insults and personal confrontations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49df8f00998d4ad8975aacaa5bc73eeaMany donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afb1d9041e4d409c9d6ef15054c14cc2Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:55:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afb1d9041e4d409c9d6ef15054c14cc2The Latest: Ban would keep people away from Hawaii dolphinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5695547d46f94a1b8fe4fc60e6f2ddc3Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:22:04 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on proposed regulations involving Hawaii spinner dolphins (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5695547d46f94a1b8fe4fc60e6f2ddc3Federal judge: Doig did not create paintinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54dbf614e9754e87812a755ed61ad98dTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:52:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Internationally heralded artist Peter Doig was correct when he insisted that he didn't paint a landscape work that had been valued at more than $10 million, a federal judge in Chicago said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54dbf614e9754e87812a755ed61ad98dChile issues alert over faulty condomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601c571fc813419c84416014c8e25fbdTue, 23 Aug 2016 19:43:33 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities are issuing a health alert, saying they distributed more than 712,000 defective condoms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601c571fc813419c84416014c8e25fbdSchool athlete's sex assault case compared to Stanford casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7777a80a4ea64023be15abc0631212fbTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:36:16 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The case of a former Massachusetts high school star athlete sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting two classmates is drawing parallels to the case of former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner, who got just six months for a sexual assault conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7777a80a4ea64023be15abc0631212fbBurt's Bees landowner gifts land to US governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bca2dae8fe3e4b5ab9dc9b481efbfaefTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:50:14 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Burt's Bees founder pushing for a new national park in Maine has given 87,500 acres of land to the U.S. government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bca2dae8fe3e4b5ab9dc9b481efbfaefThe Latest: Armed homeowner shot by police expected to livehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be1d0cfa76e04549b0ef1e6fb6737824Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:28:26 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on an Indianapolis police officer mistaken shooting an armed homeowner trying to protect his wife (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be1d0cfa76e04549b0ef1e6fb6737824Court: Out-of-state license plates don't justify searchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b7a178156149fcbbcfd0c2507eded9Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:25:49 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Law enforcement officials in Kansas cannot stop and search motorists just for having out-of-state license plates from states that have legalized marijuana, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b7a178156149fcbbcfd0c2507eded9Experts: Mexico storms led to deaths of millions of monarchshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d4ff615dff240eba2ddaaca6e38b248Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:13:03 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Storms earlier this year blew down more than a hundred acres of forests where migrating monarch butterflies spend the winter in central Mexico, killing more than 7 percent of the monarchs, experts reported Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d4ff615dff240eba2ddaaca6e38b248Turkey, Syrian Kurds on track for conflict in Northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/999896ba5de14c7a9794225a613e1f5aTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:28:02 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey signaled Tuesday it would step up its engagement in the Syrian war, as Turkish-backed Syrian rebels massed along the border to assault one of the last frontier towns held by Islamic State militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/999896ba5de14c7a9794225a613e1f5aThe Latest: Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b300d9ba662455098572c7ec0b2c1d5Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:56:17 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b300d9ba662455098572c7ec0b2c1d5Appeals court: Week of early voting shouldn't return to Ohiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9ee31c5ad3e44bd92f35cfab0c5e45aTue, 23 Aug 2016 19:38:58 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld an Ohio law that trims a week of early voting in the swing state, reversing a judge's decision that had restored the time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9ee31c5ad3e44bd92f35cfab0c5e45aRio Olympics kept NBC on top with viewers again last weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5f749317da3439ab67ff06a6cd6e58dTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:21:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Olympics in their final week were still golden for NBC. Once again, NBC's nightly prime-time averages took the week's top seven Nielsen slots. And NBC again left rival networks far behind in overall viewership.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5f749317da3439ab67ff06a6cd6e58dNielsen's top programs for Aug.15-21http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c001f80a99340a59c4a9a8ec862d753Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:22:59 GMTPrime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 15-21. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c001f80a99340a59c4a9a8ec862d753AP NewsBreak: Feds want to ban swimming with Hawaii dolphinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7557319ed6944361a7f80030c72eba0fTue, 23 Aug 2016 20:47:41 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Federal regulators are proposing to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, a move that could imperil one of the Aloha State's most popular tourist activities and the industry that has sprung up around it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7557319ed6944361a7f80030c72eba0fNorth Korea seeks UN meeting on US-South Korea exerciseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35c702218764074a2a87e8fa4d287a2Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:09:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea on Tuesday warned that joint military exercises between South Korea and the United States are pushing the situation on the Korean Peninsula "to the brink of a war" and asked for an urgent meeting of the U.N. Security Council.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35c702218764074a2a87e8fa4d287a2