FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 13 Oct 2015 16:01:58 -07:00CSX delivers relatively flat 3Q profit despite volume dip, 13 Oct 2015 21:06:22 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Tight cost controls helped CSX Corp. deliver relatively flat third-quarter profit even though the railroad hauled 3 percent less freight and continued facing weak coal demand. seeks to move past email woes in Democratic debate, 13 Oct 2015 21:20:51 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is entering Tuesday night's first Democratic debate a weakened front-runner, anxious to move past the controversy over her email practices and persuade voters she's the best-qualified candidate to lead the party to a third straight term in the White House. for train derailment victims to sue Canadian railroad, 13 Oct 2015 21:33:26 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A lawyer for most of the 47 people killed in an oil train derailment in Canada described a Canadian railroad's refusal to contribute to a settlement fund as "reprehensible" and vowed to pursue a lawsuit., Fever ready for WNBA Finals-deciding Game 5, 13 Oct 2015 21:33:16 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Before the Indiana Fever embarked on their 11th consecutive trip to the WNBA playoffs, veteran star Tamika Catchings handed out a journal to every one of her teammates. says he is considering running for House speaker, 13 Oct 2015 21:46:31 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke says he is considering running for House speaker. selection delayed in teen's trial over teacher's death, 13 Oct 2015 21:19:03 GMTSALEM, Mass. (AP) — Jury selection has been delayed in the trial of a Massachusetts teenager accused of killing his math teacher after his lawyer expressed concerns about her client's competency to stand trial., West Virginia, Pennsylvania combine on gas drilling, 13 Oct 2015 21:45:36 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania on Tuesday agreed to cooperate in attracting shale gas development and jobs to their region over the next three years rather than compete with each other. Paper and HeartWare are big market movers, 13 Oct 2015 21:32:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: 2 ex-aides to Ron Paul involved in 'cover-up', 13 Oct 2015 22:46:25 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal prosecutor says two top aides to Ron Paul's 2012 presidential campaign were involved in a "cover-up" when they tried to hide payments to a state lawmaker who agreed to endorse their boss. judge who claimed toilet tank lid attack sent to jail, 13 Oct 2015 21:40:29 GMTWATERLOO, N.Y. (AP) — A former upstate New York village judge who falsely claimed he was knocked over the head with a toilet tank lid and choked as he was locking up after work has been sentenced to six months in jail. wildfire rehabilitation underway in Idaho, Oregon, 13 Oct 2015 22:05:36 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal plan to rehabilitate 436 square miles of scorched rangeland in southwestern Idaho and eastern Oregon containing important sage grouse habitat and grazing land for ranchers calls for spending about $67 million over 5 years. charged in shots fired at suspected shoplifters, 13 Oct 2015 22:06:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A suburban Detroit woman licensed to carry a concealed weapon was charged after authorities say she shot and flattened an SUV's tire to stop two suspected shoplifters fleeing a Home Depot parking lot. moments in the history of Playboy, 13 Oct 2015 21:19:11 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Here are some milestones in Playboy's history: woman charged in shots fired at shoplifters, 13 Oct 2015 21:15:18 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A 46-year-old suburban Detroit woman has been charged after authorities say she fired a shot at the tires of an SUV to stop fleeing shoplifters in a Home Depot parking lot. Kerry, Ash Carter meet with Australian counterparts, 13 Oct 2015 22:05:30 GMTBOSTON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Ash Carter met with their Australian counterparts in Boston on Tuesday to discuss security and trade issues. Gray hearing: Officer's 2 statements admissible, 13 Oct 2015 21:40:30 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The statements two Baltimore police officers made to investigators probing the death of Freddie Gray can be used at the officers' trials, a judge ruled Tuesday. Chronic shortage of air traffic controllers a crisis, 13 Oct 2015 22:55:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A chronic shortage of controllers has reached a crisis that will lead to widespread flight delays if left unchecked, officials for the union that represents air traffic controllers said Tuesday. AD: Sarkisian fired for failing to meet school standards, 13 Oct 2015 22:12:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California athletic director Pat Haden defended both his hiring and firing of Steve Sarkisian on Tuesday, saying the troubled football coach passed a thorough background check and had no behavioral missteps until the last two months. probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine, 13 Oct 2015 22:47:03 GMTGILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands (AP) — The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, sending hundreds of jagged steel shards ripping through its aluminum skin at up to 5,600 mph and shearing the cockpit from the rest of the plane. York art exhibition gives food for thought, 13 Oct 2015 21:28:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — There's a whole lot of food for thought at a new art exhibition. acknowledges game clock error in Steelers-Chargers game, 13 Oct 2015 21:32:54 GMTFor the second week in a row, the NFL acknowledged an officiating error in a nationally televised game. Stockdale, who fought to end torture of POWs, dies, 13 Oct 2015 22:21:59 GMTCORONADO, Calif. (AP) — Sybil Bailey Stockdale, a Navy wife who fought to end the torture of U.S. prisoners of war in Vietnam, has died. upsets top-seeded Safarova; Petkovic also out in Linz, 13 Oct 2015 21:18:02 GMTLINZ, Austria (AP) — Seventh-ranked Lucie Safarova of Czech Republic crashed out of the Generali Ladies in straight sets on Tuesday, losing her first match back on tour after a bacterial infection had kept her sidelined since the U.S. Open. lawyer accuses McCain of interfering in case, 13 Oct 2015 21:33:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The lawyer for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who walked off his post in Afghanistan and was held by the Taliban for five years, has accused Republican Sen. John McCain of exerting "congressional influence" in his client's case. trooper stops Dallas Cowboy back, takes photo, 13 Oct 2015 21:51:51 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas trooper faces a procedural review for having his photo taken with Dallas running back Christine Michael during a traffic stop hours before a Cowboys game, the Department of Public Safety said Tuesday. say witness saw ex-gridiron star attack jogger, 13 Oct 2015 21:07:20 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A former star football recruit whose receiving skills once brought him prominence at Texas A&M randomly attacked a jogger, using a "large-bladed knife" to repeatedly strike the man and lodging the weapon in his head, according to police documents. drill vessels leave Arctic after oil exploration ends, 13 Oct 2015 22:25:51 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two drill vessels employed by Royal Dutch Shell PLC off Alaska's northwest coast have safely departed Arctic waters for the Pacific Northwest. wants to prosecute Charleston church shooting first, 13 Oct 2015 21:29:27 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina wants to go to trial before the federal government in the Charleston church shootings as it seeks the death penalty for Dylann Roof. elections chief files 3 criminal cases under new law, 13 Oct 2015 21:29:45 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's office has charged three voters in two counties of casting ballots illegally while voting in another state in the same elections, filing the first cases under a new state law giving him the power to prosecute election fraud allegations. earns $6.27 billion, but misses estimates, 13 Oct 2015 22:09:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. saw its third-quarter profits rise 22 percent from a year earlier, helped by a significant one-time tax benefit. But the bank's results still missed analysts' expectations as revenue declined in all of its core businesses. charged with fatally beating son in New York church, 13 Oct 2015 22:23:37 GMTNEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A central New York couple has been charged with fatally beating their 19-year-old son inside a church and four fellow church members have been charged with assault in an attack that also left the young man's brother severely injured, police said Tuesday. official criticizes lack of women at peace tables, 13 Oct 2015 22:33:25 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Fifteen years after a landmark U.N. resolution called for women to be included in decision-making positions at every level of peacemaking and peace building, activists and a top U.N. official blamed the 193 U.N. member states on Tuesday for the scarcity of women at negotiating tables. assailants often leave behind ordinary lives, 13 Oct 2015 22:03:59 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — They lived ordinary lives with ordinary ambitions — an electrician saving up to get married, a fitness buff, a worker in a butcher shop, a teen with plans for study in Europe after high school. But then these young Palestinians seemingly snapped. probe under way on claim that officer spat on man, 13 Oct 2015 22:49:22 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore police veteran's police powers were suspended Tuesday and criminal and internal investigations are underway after a video may have shown the officer spitting on a man he arrested. earns $6.27 billion, misses analysts' estimates, 13 Oct 2015 22:58:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. saw its third-quarter profits rise 22 percent from a year earlier, helped by a significant one-time tax benefit. But the bank's results still missed analysts' expectations as revenue declined in all of its core businesses.'s Marlon James wins Booker Prize for fiction, 13 Oct 2015 22:45:08 GMTLONDON (AP) — Marlon James became the first Jamaican winner of the prestigious Booker Prize for fiction Tuesday with a vivid, violent, exuberant and expletive-laden novel based on the attempted assassination of Bob Marley. films scrutinize Brazil's World Cup legacy, 13 Oct 2015 21:39:51 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Last year's World Cup in Brazil may have been the "cup of cups" for soccer fans, but for Brazilian taxpayers, who forked out some $11.5 billion for the month-long tournament, its legacy has proven negative, according to two new films. source: Utley's hearing scheduled for Monday, 13 Oct 2015 22:00:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chase Utley's appeal hearing on his two-game suspension has been scheduled for Monday, according to a person familiar with the process. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 21:12:56 GMTU.S. stocks dropped on Tuesday for the first day in five as investors assessed company earnings and the latest corporate deal news. More evidence of weakness in China's economy also unsettled the market. Spurrier changed the game, did things his way, 13 Oct 2015 22:11:59 GMTSteve Spurrier knew how to tweet long before it became something you did on your phone.' Wilkerson honors 96 breast cancer survivors, 13 Oct 2015 22:27:40 GMTROSELLE, N.J. (AP) — Muhammad Wilkerson was 10 when his mother shared the devastating news with him and his siblings. Rock hiker who died identified as UK professor, 13 Oct 2015 22:14:55 GMTBOONSBORO, Md. (AP) — A hiker who died after falling off Annapolis Rock has been identified. oppose ex-Virginia 1st lady's delay request, 13 Oct 2015 22:29:18 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors are opposing former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell's request to delay a hearing in her case while the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to review her husband's public corruption convictions. California hikers rescued after spending night on ledge, 13 Oct 2015 21:58:36 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Three hikers rescued after spending a cold night on a rocky outcropping in the Sierra Nevada say they should have better prepared for the trek. Parenthood changes fetal-tissue reimbursement policy, 13 Oct 2015 21:12:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at some of its clinics that make fetal tissue available for research, but will cover the costs itself rather than accepting any reimbursement. shop ordered to pay millions to injured police officers, 13 Oct 2015 22:43:48 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A jury ordered a Wisconsin gun store on Tuesday to pay nearly $6 million to two Milwaukee police officers who were shot and seriously wounded by a gun purchased at the store. earns $6.27 billion in 3Q; misses estimates, 13 Oct 2015 21:15:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. saw its third-quarter profits rise 22 percent from a year earlier, helped by a tax benefit. But the bank's core results still missed analysts' expectations as revenue declined in most of JPMorgan's businesses. NewsAlert, 13 Oct 2015 22:26:03 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Jury: Gun shop must pay nearly $6M to Milwaukee cops seriously wounded by gun bought at store. autumn delivers fire and destruction to prairie states, 13 Oct 2015 21:20:31 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wildfires burning on prairie land in five states have destroyed more than a dozen homes and killed livestock in the past few days as a region normally accustomed to crisp temperatures and even snow this time of year gets a taste of California-style drought. CEO Dorsey: Tech's latest would-be comeback kid, 13 Oct 2015 21:15:02 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter boss Jack Dorsey, the newly anointed savior of the quirky but troubled microblogging service, is the latest in a long line of tech company founders who've been called back to revive their wayward startups. After co-founding Twitter in 2006 and serving a previous two-year stint as CEO, Dorsey returned to the top job last week. His first moves: slashing staff and touting new features intended to draw in more users.