FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 11 Feb 2016 13:13:04 -08:00Economy focus of S. African nation speech, despite heckling, 11 Feb 2016 20:15:43 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's struggling economy was the focus point of the president's state-of-the-nation address on Thursday, which went ahead despite disruptions and heckling from opposition politicians. Latest: Slain deputy served in Army from 1991-1999, 11 Feb 2016 20:30:38 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a gunman fatally shooting two sheriff's deputies and being killed in a shootout (all times local): Man is fugitive former child TV host from Louisiana, 11 Feb 2016 19:53:52 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A judge ruled Thursday that a former Cub Scout leader in the San Diego area is the former child television show host "Mr. Wonder," who fled Louisiana in 1979 amid allegations that he sexually abused children on a camping trip. man pleads guilty in Islamic State case, 11 Feb 2016 20:47:54 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man has pleaded guilty to one count of conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group. giving visitors a virtual look inside Apollo 11, 11 Feb 2016 20:52:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A calendar hand drawn on the wall marking days in space and scribbled warning instructions to not open certain doors. Those are some of the things the public will be able to see as part of a new, 3D look inside the spacecraft that took astronauts on America's historic 1969 mission to the moon. markets trim losses in late trading, 11 Feb 2016 20:20:51 GMTDeclines in banks and other financial companies led a broad slide in U.S. stocks Thursday afternoon, but the market recovered somewhat from even steeper losses earlier in the day. The slump reflected heightened concerns about global economic weakness, even as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her confidence in the U.S. economy. The latest slide put the stock market on track for its fourth loss in a row. of teen accused in slaying charged with supplying gun, 11 Feb 2016 20:15:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Chicago woman has been indicted on charges that she supplied her 14-year-old niece with the handgun the girl allegedly used to kill another teen during an argument over a boy. awarded $53M in Kyle Field deadly demolition accident, 11 Feb 2016 20:51:14 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Relatives of a demolition worker have been awarded $53 million over his 2013 death after he fell four stories during renovation of Texas A&M's Kyle Field. 30-year mortgage falls for 6th week to 3.65 percent, 11 Feb 2016 19:48:12 GMTAverage long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for the sixth-straight week. signs get new life to help people with disabilities, 11 Feb 2016 21:06:05 GMTDURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The oversized Carly Fiorina campaign signs along New Hampshire's Route 4 weren't enough to keep the Republican presidential hopeful's campaign alive past Tuesday's primary, but they could end up helping people with disabilities live their lives more independently. orders northeast Iowa zoo to remove tigers, lemurs, 11 Feb 2016 20:53:28 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — The owners of a private northeast Iowa zoo must remove their tigers and lemurs after a federal judge ruled Thursday that they failed to provide appropriate living conditions for the animals. Witnesses in ex-CBC host assault trial lied, 11 Feb 2016 20:47:24 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The defense lawyer for a former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host charged with sexual assault said Thursday the complainants withheld information from police and lied under oath. Latest: FBI says it's arrested last 4 Oregon occupiers, 11 Feb 2016 20:03:37 GMTBURNS, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on the standoff at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local): to know about the Oregon wildlife refuge occupation, 11 Feb 2016 20:47:04 GMTBURNS, Ore. (AP) — An occupation by armed protesters of a national wildlife refuge in southeastern Oregon started out with demands that two jailed ranchers be freed and that the federal government relinquish 300 square miles to local control for ranching, mining, logging and other uses. It stretched on for more than a month.'s fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budget, 11 Feb 2016 20:42:01 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping a wary eye on its new government's plans to roll back budget austerity measures, with the bloc's top executive and Germany both warning the country not to miss deficit targets. urges China-Taiwan talks amid uncertainty after election, 11 Feb 2016 20:40:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Thursday it is urging China and Taiwan to maintain dialogue amid concern that the election of an independence-leaning party on the island could heighten tensions in one of Asia's security hotspots. orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisis, 11 Feb 2016 20:21:35 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey to Greece. finds progress since "Fast and Furious" operation, 11 Feb 2016 19:48:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has made progress since a failed gun-smuggling sting operation known as Fast and Furious, but more work needs to be done, according to a watchdog report issued Thursday. to launch 2nd search mission for wrecked freighter, 11 Feb 2016 20:33:23 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Federal investigators are launching a second search of the wreckage of a freighter that sank Oct. 1 near the Bahamas, officials said Thursday. hours of armed standoff play out online for listeners, 11 Feb 2016 20:40:49 GMTThe end of a nearly six-week-long standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge played out live on the Internet, with tens of thousands of people listening as supporters encouraged the last armed occupiers to surrender. launches new attacks in jumbled South Carolina primary, 11 Feb 2016 20:14:17 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Trying to re-establish his place as a White House contender, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is unloading on nearly all of his rivals, declaring them unprepared for the national security responsibilities of the presidency. justice cites Johnny Cash in dissent over cash bail, 11 Feb 2016 20:03:50 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A ruling that defendants can be required to pay their bail in cash drew objections Thursday from Arkansas' Supreme Court chief justice, who cited a man who had strong opinions about the legal system: Johnny Cash. donates uniforms to Toronto-area school teams, 11 Feb 2016 20:16:02 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James crossed the Canadian border to dish out an All-Star assist. We Know: 52 inmates killed in prison riot in Mexico, 11 Feb 2016 20:59:52 GMTA brawl between rival drug gangs turned into a riot early Thursday at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico, leaving 52 inmates dead and 12 injured. Here's what we know about the country's deadliest prison melee in years: NBC, USA Network discuss Beverly Hills dog show, 11 Feb 2016 20:39:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The dogs are going Hollywood. seek drug abuse funds as election-year issue sharpens, 11 Feb 2016 20:03:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats on Thursday called for hundreds of millions in emergency spending to fight drug abuse but ran into Republican resistance as another health issue began spiraling into an election-year showdown between the parties. snow causes havoc again with Iditarod, 11 Feb 2016 21:07:14 GMTWASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Another low snow year in Alaska has organizers worried about where to start the world's most famous sled dog race. Latest: Passengers exit plane diverted to Los Angeles, 11 Feb 2016 19:49:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport (all times local): unsure of where Iran's enriched uranium is stored, 11 Feb 2016 20:56:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A State Department official told lawmakers Thursday he was unsure of the precise location of tons of low-enriched uranium shipped out of Iran on a Russian vessel as part of the landmark nuclear agreement. textbooks gain in push for college affordability, 11 Feb 2016 20:37:20 GMTSTORRS, Conn. (AP) — The standard textbook for Fundamentals of General Chemistry I at the University of Connecticut has a list price of $303. For students who use the version professor Edward Neth is preparing for the fall semester, the cost will be zero. continues to embrace the unknown with new music, tour, 11 Feb 2016 21:00:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Yanni, who has performed across the globe and whose sound is arguably its own genre of music, says his method is simple: He embraces the unknown.'s gold: Bill and Dave Christian medals up for auction, 11 Feb 2016 20:46:02 GMTTheir Olympic gold medals and other memorabilia have been spending more time in safety deposit boxes than on display, so Bill Christian and Dave Christian decided the time was right to auction them off. convicted in death of officer hit by another driver, 11 Feb 2016 20:51:13 GMTMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York man was convicted Thursday in the death of a police officer responding to a crash on the Long Island Expressway even though the officer was struck and killed by another motorist. aims to reset campaign with focus on black voters, 11 Feb 2016 20:58:58 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — After an overwhelming loss in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is staking a campaign comeback on her ability to woo black and Latino voters, placing outreach to those communities at the center of her strategy to retool her 2016 bid. Maryland deputies were fathers, veterans of the force, 11 Feb 2016 20:22:47 GMTEDGEWOOD, Md. (AP) — In an emotional address, the Harford County sheriff identified two deputies who were fatally shot in the line of duty, marking the first such tragedy in the small suburban county since 1899. lands safely in Los Angeles after declaring emergency, 11 Feb 2016 19:59:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An American Airlines plane with a mechanical problem landed safely Thursday after declaring an emergency and diverting to Los Angeles International Airport. at prison in northern Mexico leaves 52 inmates dead, 11 Feb 2016 20:38:19 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 52 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years. Zika casts a pall on some company getaways, 11 Feb 2016 20:13:56 GMTIt seemed like such a great idea: A company planned a business trip this winter to a warm place that would bring the entire staff together. school district nixes video on race after criticism, 11 Feb 2016 20:21:21 GMTGLEN ALLEN, Va. (AP) — A school district in Virginia has decided not to use a video about race and affirmative action after it made students uncomfortable and drew criticism from parents who called it "white guilt." govt reshuffle makes Ayrault the new foreign minister, 11 Feb 2016 20:51:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — Former Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, a low-key veteran of the Socialist Party much acquainted with German culture, will become France's new foreign minister. York holds manufacturers liable for fouled water, 11 Feb 2016 20:06:39 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York regulators say Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International are required to pay for the investigation and cleanup of a toxic chemical in an upstate village's drinking water. to dedicate plaque to Mariano Rivera on Aug 14, 11 Feb 2016 20:01:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees will dedicate a plaque for retired relief pitcher Mariano Rivera in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 14 before a game against Tampa Bay. police say officer shot during standoff won't survive, 11 Feb 2016 20:08:59 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota police officer was near death Thursday after being hit by a gunshot while responding to a domestic disturbance, triggering an overnight standoff with the suspected shooter who was later found dead in his home., Sanders to debate after splitting contests, 11 Feb 2016 20:05:39 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — After splitting the first two voting contests, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are taking their increasingly heated fight for the Democratic presidential nomination back to the debate stage Thursday night, jockeying for advantage as the race heads toward delegate-rich states. on trial charged with abducting teen he later married, 11 Feb 2016 20:09:08 GMTFULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Neighbors saw Isidro Garcia as a doting father who liked to host parties at his home with the wife he adored. Latest: Kasich camp downplaying his SC fortunes, 11 Feb 2016 19:46:33 GMTPAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The Latest from the 2016 campaign trail (all times local): Bundy charges stem from April 2014 standoff in Nevada, 11 Feb 2016 20:42:39 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The father of the jailed leader of a group that occupied an Oregon federal wildlife refuge was charged Thursday by federal authorities with leading a tense April 2014 armed standoff with Bureau of Land Management agents near his ranch in Nevada. has used cell tracking technology 1,000 times since '08, 11 Feb 2016 19:53:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has used secretive cellphone tracking technology more than 1,000 times since 2008, according to data released Thursday by the New York Civil Liberties Union. mixed, livestock mostly lower, 11 Feb 2016 20:41:17 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade. sues Penn State over Sandusky scandal backlash, 11 Feb 2016 20:28:41 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Penn State's former president has gone on the legal offensive, filing one lawsuit that alleges the university violated an agreement they made when he stepped down four years ago and a second defamation claim over a university-commissioned report that was blisteringly critical of his handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.