FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Aug 2016 14:04:40 -07:00Waterpark visitor paralyzed in accident can sue, court says, 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. lays claim to world's fastest production car, 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. Buy and Tableau Software leap; Smucker and Zoe's skid, 23 Aug 2016 20:42:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Latest: Louisiana residents turn out for Obama visit, 23 Aug 2016 20:31:57 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana Flooding (all times local): survives rare amoeba infection that kills most people, 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. Latest: Art world watching federal case in Chicago, 23 Aug 2016 19:44:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on an art dispute that landed in federal court in Chicago (all times local): but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soar, 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. Man attacked people with ax, shot them with gun, 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. chain challenges Connecticut minimum pricing law, 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. Latest: FEMA Oks more than $107M Louisiana flood relief, 23 Aug 2016 20:43:17 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana Flooding (all times local): Man keeps $121,000 in Amazon goods he was to deliver, 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. Atlanta's giant female panda is expecting twins, again!, 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. 4.5 million need food assistance in northern Nigeria, 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. capture chaos of Florida face-biting slayings, 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. low for California pollution credits, 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. Buy posts higher profit, better online and store sales, 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. Highlights, 23 Aug 2016 20:48:01 GMT___ Biloxi mayor dies at 93; was WWII fighter pilot, 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.' Underwood looking forward to seeing Raisman, 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. site had inadequate security, privacy officials say, 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 service Hill, who played 'Law & Order' DA Schiff, dies at 94, 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. Island sues to get Russian sub removed from scrapyard, 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. Turkey, Biden aims to mend wobbly ties to key NATO ally, 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. Latest: Appeals court considers Kansas voting case, 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): arrested in protest against federal oil lease sales, 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. Latest: Deputies radioed chaos of face-biting slayings, 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): lower, livestock lower, 23 Aug 2016 19:40:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. McCain comments shouldn't derail Bergdahl trial, 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. Latest: No bond for mom accused of putting son in fridge, 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): ready after 'silly accident' with scissors cuts thumb, 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. Right Now: US stocks notch modest gains, 23 Aug 2016 20:10:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): season opens quietly for Haiti's presidential redo, 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. estimates: Deficit increase after years of declines, 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. charge for Tulsa man in slaying of Lebanese neighbor, 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. donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State, 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. Latest: Ban would keep people away from Hawaii dolphins, 23 Aug 2016 20:22:04 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on proposed regulations involving Hawaii spinner dolphins (all times local): judge: Doig did not create painting, 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. issues alert over faulty condoms, 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. athlete's sex assault case compared to Stanford case, 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.'s Bees landowner gifts land to US government, 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. Latest: Armed homeowner shot by police expected to live, 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): Out-of-state license plates don't justify search, 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. Mexico storms led to deaths of millions of monarchs, 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., Syrian Kurds on track for conflict in Northern Syria, 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. Latest: Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting ruling, 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): court: Week of early voting shouldn't return to Ohio, 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. Olympics kept NBC on top with viewers again last week, 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.'s top programs for Aug.15-21, 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. NewsBreak: Feds want to ban swimming with Hawaii dolphins, 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. Korea seeks UN meeting on US-South Korea exercises, 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.