FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 20 Sep 2017 20:11:17 -07:00Memo: Consider civil rights home for national monument, 21 Sep 2017 00:41:27 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi civil rights sites, including the home of slain leader Medgar Evers, should be considered for national monument designation, the U.S. interior secretary says in a memo to President Donald Trump. Latest: Police say some protesters ignored commands, 21 Sep 2017 00:57:54 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests in St. Louis over a judge's acquittal of a former white police officer who fatally shot a black suspect (all times local): Hackers snooping inside Equifax since March, 21 Sep 2017 01:00:31 GMTA report says that hackers broke into Equifax's computer systems in March, giving them time to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million Americans. to resume humanitarian aid to NKorea; doesn't set date, 21 Sep 2017 02:51:55 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tension created by North Korea's nuclear tests. reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system, 21 Sep 2017 02:52:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016. fight in California water wars: How to update old system, 21 Sep 2017 01:02:52 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — In California's long-raging water wars, pitting north against south and farmer against city dweller, the one thing everybody agreed on Wednesday was that the outdated method of shipping water throughout the most populous state needs a serious upgrade. Harvey's impact blows Durst hearing into next year, 21 Sep 2017 01:23:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A hearing to determine if New York real estate heir Robert Durst goes on trial for murder was delayed Wednesday until next year. power Weaver with 3 homers in 9-2 win over Reds, 21 Sep 2017 02:30:51 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Dexter Fowler homered for the third straight game while Matt Carpenter and Paul DeJong also homered as the St. Louis Cardinals gained ground in their National League playoff push with a 9-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. rally for 6 runs in 8th to beat Braves, 21 Sep 2017 02:40:32 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Braves closer Arodys Vizcaino issued three bases-loaded walks in the six-run eighth, Gio Gonzalez pitched seven strong innings and the Washington Nationals beat Atlanta 7-3 on Wednesday night. shares weaken, dollar up after Fed's latest statement, 21 Sep 2017 02:55:29 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower and the dollar strengthened Thursday after the Fed said it would start trimming its bond holdings and planned one more interest rate increase this year. Latest: 53 lab animals rescued at fallen Mexico building, 21 Sep 2017 01:32:51 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on a major earthquake that has struck Mexico (all times local): scores 3 goals in 7 minutes, beats Galaxy 4-0, 21 Sep 2017 01:32:05 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Yamil Asad scored twice, Josef Martinez had his 17th goal, and Atlanta United cruised past the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-0 on Wednesday night. applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform, 21 Sep 2017 01:58:52 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council backed reforms Wednesday to reduce inefficiencies, corruption and abuse in the U.N.'s far-flung peacekeeping operations, a key priority of the Trump administration at the U.N. General Assembly. Latest: Myanmar pledges long-term solutions in Rakhine, 21 Sep 2017 01:06:54 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95, 21 Sep 2017 02:47:29 GMTJake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died. He was 95. Altherr leads Phillies past Dodgers 7-5, 21 Sep 2017 02:43:45 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Altherr hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth after launching a tying, two-run homer an inning earlier and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers 7-5 Wednesday night. OFF: Cubs-Brewers meet in NL Central showdown, 21 Sep 2017 02:00:28 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Thursday: quake lab tests new bridge design after Mexico quake, 21 Sep 2017 02:17:54 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — Scientists at a Nevada earthquake lab on Wednesday tested new bridge designs with connectors they say are innovative and created to better withstand violent temblors and speed reconstruction efforts after major quake damage. Graham presses for support for GOP health bill, 21 Sep 2017 02:59:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday appealed for support from fellow senators for his GOP health care bill despite "all its imperfections." hearing set to determine if Durst is tried for murder, 21 Sep 2017 00:41:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The preliminary hearing in the murder case against New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been delayed until next year. mob attacks aid shipment bound for Rohingya area, 21 Sep 2017 02:42:18 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police in western Myanmar say they have fired warning shots after a Buddhist mob tried to block humanitarian aid headed to an area where ethnic Rohingya Muslims were driven from their homes. No injuries were reported. march in St. Louis suburb over police shooting, 21 Sep 2017 02:48:12 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters took to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico, 21 Sep 2017 01:59:15 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and turned some streets into raging rivers Wednesday in an onslaught that could plunge the U.S. territory deeper into financial crisis. meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision, 21 Sep 2017 01:47:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has determined how he wants to approach the Iran nuclear deal — which he has called the worst agreement ever negotiated by the United States — but has not told even his top national security advisers what his decision is. Casey, pro football player turned actor, dies, 21 Sep 2017 00:46:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died. He was 78. Altherr leads Phillies past slumping Dodgers 7-5, 21 Sep 2017 02:54:17 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Altherr hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth after launching a tying, two-run homer an inning earlier and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers 7-5 Wednesday night. says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gains, 21 Sep 2017 02:39:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — SEC says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gains. charges, new defendant in Texas human smuggling case, 21 Sep 2017 01:29:07 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a semitrailer found outside a San Antonio Walmart in July packed with immigrants, including 10 who died, faces additional charges in the smuggling case and another defendant has now been charged. Oklahoma City man killed by police was deaf, 21 Sep 2017 00:44:29 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn't hear witnesses yelling that he was deaf, a department official said Wednesday. breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jays, 21 Sep 2017 02:42:36 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit his 37th home run of the season, breaking Steve Balboni's Royals record, Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield also connected and Kansas City routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-5 on Wednesday night.'s spread to Vietnam threatens malaria control, 21 Sep 2017 02:08:49 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's main malaria treatment is failing at an alarming rate because of a highly drug-resistant superbug that has spread into the southern part of the country from western Cambodia, scientists said Thursday. say man whose kin died is withholding information, 21 Sep 2017 01:24:06 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Insurance company lawyers say a Vermont man suspected of killing his millionaire grandfather refuses to answer questions about the day his boat sank with his mother onboard. GOP health bill short of votes before deadline, 21 Sep 2017 02:12:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans' last-resort "Obamacare" repeal effort remains two or three votes short, forecasting days of furious lobbying ahead with a crucial deadline looming next week., Snell end Cubs' 7-game winning streak, 21 Sep 2017 02:24:20 GMTST. PETRSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Blake Snell gave up two hits in seven shutout innings and the Tampa Bay Rays ended the Chicago Cubs' season-best seven-game winning streak 8-1 on Wednesday night. says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump, 21 Sep 2017 00:38:45 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from U.S. President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country. QB uncertainty: Bradford says knee is 'better', 21 Sep 2017 01:48:17 GMTEDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — As the Minnesota Vikings plunged into a second week of uncertainty at their most important position, quarterback Sam Bradford offered reasons to believe he'll return swiftly from a left knee injury. family mourns 11 dead after church falls at baptism, 21 Sep 2017 01:17:08 GMTATZALA, Mexico (AP) — A child's baptism turned into tragedy when the roof of a church collapsed as a powerful earthquake shook central Mexico. Eleven members of a family died, including the 2-month-old girl being christened. Hackers were snooping inside Equifax as of March, 21 Sep 2017 02:01:56 GMTHackers broke into Equifax's computer systems in March, two months earlier than the company had previously disclosed, according to a Wall Street Journal report . US detention center sued for paying detainees $1 a day, 21 Sep 2017 01:12:25 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Washington state on Wednesday sued the operator of one of the largest private immigration detention centers in the United States, claiming thousands of detainees were paid $1 per day for the work they performed but should have received the state's much higher minimum wage. cools off Toronto FC with 5-3 win, 21 Sep 2017 03:01:16 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Ignacio Piatti and Anthony Jackson-Hamel each scored twice, and the Montreal Impact cooled off Toronto FC with a wild 5-3 victory on Wednesday night. president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd', 21 Sep 2017 03:01:50 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's president warned Wednesday that his country will "respond decisively" to any violation of the agreement that reins in its nuclear program and called President Donald Trump's "ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric" about Iran unfit for the United Nations. Latest: USVI officials: Tourists should delay visiting, 21 Sep 2017 02:31:17 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):, anti-telescope arguments aim to sway Hawaii land board, 21 Sep 2017 02:02:02 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's land board is hearing arguments for and against building a giant telescope on a mountain some consider sacred. offered to brief wealthy Russian during campaign, 21 Sep 2017 02:13:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In the middle of Donald Trump's presidential run, then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide "private briefings" about the campaign to a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Latest: Tillerson won't disclose Trump's Iran decision, 21 Sep 2017 00:52:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Iran (all times local): reaches 300 Ks as Red Sox beat Orioles 9-0 for sweep, 21 Sep 2017 02:31:57 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 13 to become the first AL pitcher in 18 years to reach the 300 mark, and the Boston Red Sox moved to the brink of clinching a playoff berth by beating the Baltimore Orioles 9-0 on Wednesday night. quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors, 21 Sep 2017 02:30:51 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds of rescuers working furiously Wednesday to try to free her — a drama that played out at dozens of buildings toppled by the powerful earthquake that killed at least 230 people. tries to reassure the world over refugee crisis, 21 Sep 2017 01:39:16 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Myanmar is trying to reassure the world about its handling of the exodus of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh. It says it is committed to resolving tensions in the strife-hit region. bites off big piece of HTC in $1.1B bet on devices, 21 Sep 2017 03:01:05 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services. Latest: Rain falls on rescuers at fallen Mexico school, 21 Sep 2017 01:18:39 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on a major earthquake that has struck Mexico (all times local):