FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 18 Oct 2017 00:14:30 -07:00Women in California Capitol speak out against harassment, 18 Oct 2017 05:19:48 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Women lawmakers, lobbyists and staffers in California's Capitol are encouraging each other to share stories of sexual harassment in the workplace in an effort to show its pervasiveness and to ensure more men stand up against it., Stafford help Devils top Lightning 5-4 in shootout, 18 Oct 2017 05:31:21 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two weeks into the season, the New Jersey Devils are proving to be a tough team. And they have the tangible results to show it. from Washington, Seoul, Tokyo talk N. Korea threat, 18 Oct 2017 06:21:50 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Diplomats from the United States, South Korea and Japan met in Seoul on Wednesday to discuss policy responses to North Korea's accelerating efforts to expand its nuclear weapons program. rally to spoil defending champion Warriors return, 18 Oct 2017 06:20:14 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Confetti began to fall and the Golden State Warriors thought they had pulled off a wild opening-night win.'s film academy ouster raises concerns about others, 18 Oct 2017 04:53:39 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Harvey Weinstein has been kicked out of the group that awards the Oscars and his producers guild expulsion is a formality at this point, but now questions are being raised about what to do with others accused of wrongdoing who remain card-carrying members of the entertainment industry's most prestigious organizations. looking to Japan for help in boosting LNG exports to Asia, 18 Oct 2017 05:25:40 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The U.S. is keen to work with Japan in expanding exports of U.S. liquefied natural gas in Asia, and hopes for more Japanese investment in American natural gas infrastructure, a senior Department of Energy official said Wednesday. casino denies lawmaker's criminal allegations, 18 Oct 2017 05:44:22 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A lawmaker on Wednesday accused a major Australian casino company of rigging slot machines and concealing potential money laundering at its largest casino with the state regulator covering up criminal behavior. vows new crackdown on hateful, abusive tweets, 18 Oct 2017 04:20:47 GMTMENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users.'s Xi calls for more technology development, 18 Oct 2017 05:21:50 GMTBEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping called Wednesday for the ruling Communist Party to lead development of Chinese technology industries, an area fraught with trade tensions and complaints that Beijing encourages theft of foreign know-how. and Josi lift Predators over Avalanche 4-1, 18 Oct 2017 03:52:36 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After a brief stint out of the lineup, Nashville captain Roman Josi was glad to be back. bomb kills 4 police, 2 civilians in southwest Pakistan, 18 Oct 2017 05:22:37 GMTQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say a car bomb attack on a police truck has killed at least four policemen and two civilians in the southwestern city of Quetta. for 2 or play for OT? How coaches make that call, 18 Oct 2017 05:24:29 GMTFaced with the decision to kick an extra point to tie or go for two and the lead late in games last weekend, two college football coaches did not hesitate to basically put it all one play instead of trying to get to overtime. dismisses Russian billionaire's suit against AP, 18 Oct 2017 04:23:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a defamation lawsuit brought against The Associated Press by a Russian billionaire with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin.'s 2 goals lift Hurricanes to 5-3 win over Oilers, 18 Oct 2017 04:41:16 GMTEDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Milan Lucic wants to stem the tide for the Edmonton Oilers before they rack up too many losses and it becomes a lost season. 13 Notre Dame dreams alive and well at season's midpoint, 18 Oct 2017 05:27:21 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Six games, obviously, does not a season make. election official resigns, says new vote not credible, 18 Oct 2017 06:15:46 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A top Kenyan electoral official resigned Wednesday, charging the presidential vote just eight days away cannot be credible as planned., Malkin lift Pens over struggling Rangers 5-4 in OT, 18 Oct 2017 04:28:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Timely goals by Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin extended the New York Rangers' slow start to the season. Jordan scores again, this time with his Jumpman logo, 18 Oct 2017 05:49:16 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan is showing he still has the ability to score big — even though he hasn't played in nearly 15 years. question for US cities: Is Amazon's HQ2 worth the price?, 18 Oct 2017 07:05:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of cities are working frantically to land Amazon's second headquarters, raising a weighty question with no easy answer: leads Vegas past the Sabres in overtime, 5-4, 18 Oct 2017 06:33:20 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — They may carry the label of an expansion team, but the Vegas Golden Knights certainly aren't playing like one. Latest: Senators announce plan for insurance markets, 18 Oct 2017 03:56:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and health care legislation (all times local): scores twice in Sharks' 5-2 victory over Canadiens, 18 Oct 2017 06:11:50 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Logan Couture credited a teammate for scoring his second goal. He took credit for the first one. Latest: Xi calls for China to step up tech development, 18 Oct 2017 04:04:27 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the ruling Communist Party's congress meeting in Beijing (all times local): Rico youth stranded with school still out from storm, 18 Oct 2017 05:13:13 GMTHATILLO, Puerto Rico (AP) — Alanys Arroyo and her little brothers have been cooped up in a school for weeks, but they aren't in class. They've been living in a campus-turned-shelter in western Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria flooded their home and destroyed their belongings, trying to pass the time while their family waits for help to replace the apartment it lost in the storm. OFF: Keuchel tries to stop Yanks again; NLCS Game 4, 18 Oct 2017 03:55:46 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Wednesday: year after 1st title since 1908, Cubs trail Dodgers 3-0, 18 Oct 2017 06:50:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Schwarber had the fans roaring, thinking the Chicago Cubs just might be ready to tighten the NL Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Latest: Napa Valley school remain closed until Monday, 18 Oct 2017 05:15:01 GMTNAPA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): boosts Flake challenger, snubs Trump plea to back off, 18 Oct 2017 03:38:18 GMTSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Former presidential strategist Steve Bannon doubled down on his criticism of the GOP establishment at a Tuesday night fundraiser for a challenger to Arizona's incumbent Sen. Jeff Flake. close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs, 18 Oct 2017 06:21:33 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have a tough lineup, a talented pitching staff and a manager making all the right moves. helps Blue Jackets extend win streak to four, 18 Oct 2017 04:45:38 GMTWINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets kept it simple according to their coach John Tortorella. They checked well and were rewarded with their fourth straight win of the young NHL season. Latest: Xi: China resolved against Taiwan independence, 18 Oct 2017 05:51:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the ruling Communist Party's congress meeting in Beijing (all times local): to resume deliberations in beheading plot trial, 18 Oct 2017 04:31:54 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the case of a man accused of plotting to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller on behalf of the Islamic State group. Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for, 18 Oct 2017 06:55:24 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida congresswoman says President Donald Trump told the widow of a slain soldier that he "knew what he signed up for." breaks ankle, Cavs hold off Celtics 102-99 in opener, 18 Oct 2017 04:04:05 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Gordon Hayward's face was etched in pain and shock. Amazon with sun, fun ... and giant buttons, 18 Oct 2017 07:05:43 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Mayors from Toledo to Tulsa are so eager to woo Amazon's much-vaunted second headquarters that they're brandishing bourbon, selling the sun, whispering sweet nothings to the company and even pushing its buttons. finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists, 18 Oct 2017 06:17:48 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets., Burmistrov score to lift Canucks over Senators 3-0, 18 Oct 2017 03:50:22 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Thomas Vanek made the 700th point of his 13-season NHL career sound average. He was much more excited about helping his Vancouver Canucks get a win. set to gain as Islamic State disintegrates, 18 Oct 2017 06:03:35 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Over several nights in September, some 10,000 men, women and children fled areas under Islamic State control, hurrying through fields in northern Syria and risking fire from government troops to reach a province held by an al-Qaida-linked group. suffers gruesome injury, Celtics lose opener 102-99, 18 Oct 2017 04:17:15 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Gordon Hayward's face was etched in pain and shock. urges stronger Chinese stand against "grim" challenges, 18 Oct 2017 07:00:29 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday urged a reinvigorated Communist Party to take on a more forceful role in society and economic development to better address "grim" challenges facing the country as he opened a twice-a-decade national congress. bomb kills 5 police, 2 civilians in southwest Pakistan, 18 Oct 2017 06:41:20 GMTQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A car bomb attack struck a Pakistani police truck in the southwestern city of Quetta on Wednesday, killing at least five policemen and two civilians. In a separate attack in Quetta, a police officer was gunned down by assailants riding on a motorcycle, authorities said. makes 27 saves, Stars beat winless Coyotes 3-1, 18 Oct 2017 06:10:05 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Ken Hitchcock had been looking for scoring from somewhere besides the Dallas Stars' top line. therapy: Gene tumor boards guide cancer care, 18 Oct 2017 06:05:51 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes' husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lung tumors. Now she takes it too, but the choice was no guesswork. Sophisticated gene tests suggested it would fight her gastric cancer, and they were right. sides say protest talks productive, more talks to come, 18 Oct 2017 04:37:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When owners talk directly with players, it often has to do with contracts. housing market awaits California wildfire victims, 18 Oct 2017 07:01:07 GMTPETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — The many thousands who lost their houses, condos and apartments in wildfires burning in Northern California will have to find a new place to live in one of the toughest housing markets in the nation. election official says she's resigning before new vote, 18 Oct 2017 05:16:03 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan electoral commissioner announced her resignation on Wednesday and said the presidential vote just eight days away cannot credibly proceed as planned. stocks mixed, Nikkei cheered by likely ruling party win, 18 Oct 2017 04:35:25 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, as some indexes got a boost from overnight gains on Wall Street. Japan's benchmark held steady as expectations grew that a likely ruling party win in Sunday's Japanese parliamentary elections will help stability and growth. The Shanghai Composite index advanced as China's ruling communists began a congress that is due to give President Xi Jinping a second, five-year term. at huge Chevron oil refinery in Los Angeles area, 18 Oct 2017 06:42:31 GMTEL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — A fire has broken out at a huge Chevron oil refinery in the Los Angeles area. says militant's widow recruited foreign fighters, 18 Oct 2017 05:42:13 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine authorities said Wednesday they have arrested a militant leader's widow who recruited foreign fighters and spread extremist propaganda related to the siege of a southern city by fighters linked to the Islamic State group. "Tourniquet Killer" set to die, 18 Oct 2017 05:05:19 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of his signature murder technique on four female victims was set for execution Wednesday evening.