FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 Aug 2016 09:00:45 -07:00Kerry extends India visit, to join Obama at G-20 in China, 31 Aug 2016 15:04:59 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is extending his stay in India and will join President Barack Obama in China for the G-20 this weekend. chief Ban Ki-moon arrives in Sri Lanka, 31 Aug 2016 14:59:20 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has arrived in Sri Lanka on a visit in which he is expected to discuss post-civil war reconciliation and human rights accountability with the country's leaders. athletes stripped of medals from 2008 Beijing Games, 31 Aug 2016 15:10:59 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Eight years later, more athletes continue to be stripped of medals from the Beijing Olympics because of positive doping tests. U.S. commercial flight to Cuba in more than half a century lands in Santa Clara, 31 Aug 2016 14:56:43 GMTSANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — First U.S. commercial flight to Cuba in more than half a century lands in Santa Clara. seeks to block McAuliffe's latest felon voting effort, 31 Aug 2016 15:58:52 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republicans are trying to block Gov. Terry McAuliffe's latest effort to restore voting rights to thousands of felons who've completed their sentences. Woman fleeing arrest ran over deputy with car, 31 Aug 2016 15:51:07 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A woman has been charged with running over a South Carolina sheriff's deputy with her car while trying to escape arrest. closing 4 Family Meal restaurants in 2 states, 31 Aug 2016 15:26:01 GMTFREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Celebrity chef Bryan Voltaggio says he's closing four of five Family Meal restaurants in two states.'Bad apple culprit' hits Pacific Northwest homes, 31 Aug 2016 15:15:10 GMTVANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — One rotten apple spoils the bunch, but a man known as the "bad apple culprit" doesn't stop at just one. particle blows hole in European satellite's solar panel, 31 Aug 2016 14:59:11 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency says a tiny particle has knocked a gaping hole in a solar panel on one of its Earth observation satellites. CEO says vacuum cleaners clear path to robot future, 31 Aug 2016 14:58:38 GMTBEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — iRobot co-founder, chairman and CEO Colin Angle says he's ready to take his company beyond vacuum cleaners to the future of helpful robots we've all been waiting for. trend now at more restaurants, with mixed results, 31 Aug 2016 15:07:27 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A small but growing number of restaurants are doing away with the tipping model that has long been the norm in the United States. sentence sought for Illinois man in photo hack case, 31 Aug 2016 15:44:09 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Federal court records show that prosecutors are seeking a nine-month prison sentence for an Illinois man accused of hacking into email and electronic accounts of 30 celebrities and stealing private information, including nude videos and photos. easy win, Rubio has bigger challenge to keep seat, 31 Aug 2016 15:00:05 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's presidential aspirations and insistence that he was done with the Senate didn't hurt him with GOP voters. Now it's time to see if the rest of Florida will be as forgiving as he seeks a second term. churns toward Hawaii; people stock up, board up, 31 Aug 2016 15:37:13 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — Preparing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in Hawaii in years, residents on the Big Island are stocking up on food and water and seeking shelter for their animals. Latest: Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operation, 31 Aug 2016 15:15:19 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): close to Prince reportedly in the mix for tribute, 31 Aug 2016 15:03:35 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A tribute concert to Prince next month will reportedly feature some of the musicians closest to the late superstar, including Sheila E, The Revolution, and Morris Day and The Time. results show Gabon's incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba wins re-election, 31 Aug 2016 15:20:38 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Provisional results show Gabon's incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba wins re-election. heads to Mexico before laying out immigration ideas, 31 Aug 2016 15:15:49 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Donald Trump is making a quick trip to Mexico on Wednesday, meeting with the president of a nation he derided at the start of his White House campaign as a source of rapists and criminals coming to the U.S. supreme court rejects Russian Paralympic ban appeal, 31 Aug 2016 15:39:17 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Switzerland's supreme court says it has dismissed Russia's appeal to compete at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro. speech to stress American leadership in world, 31 Aug 2016 15:02:53 GMTSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton plans to address America's leadership in the world during a speech in the battleground state of Ohio, arguing that Republican nominee Donald Trump would undermine the country's greatness while she would maintain it. telling school district to revoke tax hike stirs fears, 31 Aug 2016 15:56:49 GMTNORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Education officials fear a judge's decision ordering a suburban Philadelphia school district to revoke its tax hike could lead to lawsuits around Pennsylvania challenging other school districts' tax increases. urged to investigate police shooting of black teen, 31 Aug 2016 15:38:17 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia and the Roanoke branch of the NAACP are urging federal officials to investigate police practices in Roanoke County, where officers shot and killed a black teen in February. player eats lunch with autistic student sitting alone, 31 Aug 2016 15:56:35 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — For one day, a mother says, she didn't have to worry about her autistic son eating lunch by himself. Man dies after killing neighbor at school bus stop, 31 Aug 2016 15:26:30 GMTHOLLAND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who shot a couple, killing a woman, at a school bus stop amid what neighbors called a long-running feud has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. cuff lawmaker as he tries to defuse Milwaukee tension, 31 Aug 2016 15:29:36 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A state lawmaker said Wednesday that police officers threw him to the ground and put him in handcuffs as he tried to de-escalate tensions after about 10 people were arrested at the scene of a recent fatal police shooting and violent unrest on Milwaukee's north side. minister: We will not expose Poland to terrorism, 31 Aug 2016 15:01:20 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has denied entry to a group of Chechens because the country is sealing its border to protect the nation and Europe against the threat of terrorism, its interior minister said Wednesday. says Apple's tax fight could spur congressional action, 31 Aug 2016 15:57:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is criticizing a European ruling that Apple owes more than $14.5 billion in back taxes. He says the decision may spur Congress to finally address the stalled effort to reform America's corporate tax structure. students get more attention under new education law, 31 Aug 2016 15:11:16 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — School administrators this year are being pushed to get better at recognizing homeless students — those "hidden" in other people's homes or whose families are staying in places like campgrounds, motels and cars — and to keep them in school even if they're missing paperwork or move around. supreme court dismisses Russia's request to compete at Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, 31 Aug 2016 15:14:26 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss supreme court dismisses Russia's request to compete at Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro. Latest: Part of Georgia under tropical storm watch, 31 Aug 2016 15:43:40 GMTRODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening the Southeast (all times local): wants DOJ to investigate death after stun guns used, 31 Aug 2016 15:41:58 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The family of a Florida man who died after Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly used their stun guns on him in the back of an SUV alongside an interstate is asking for a federal investigation into his death. charged in bicyclists' deaths ruled competent for trial, 31 Aug 2016 15:56:44 GMTKALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A 50-year-old man charged with striking and killing five bicyclists with his pickup truck in southwestern Michigan has been found competent to stand trial. accused of south Alabama massacre pleads not guilty, 31 Aug 2016 15:10:27 GMTMOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A Mississippi man accused of killing five people in a south Alabama home with blows from an ax and gunshots has pleaded not guilty. claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirming, 31 Aug 2016 14:52:08 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group has announced. Latest: Trump son retweets 'alt-right' figure's message, 31 Aug 2016 15:26:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): provisional results show president wins re-election, 31 Aug 2016 15:42:28 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Gabon's president has narrowly won re-election, election officials said Wednesday, keeping alive a family dynasty in this oil-rich Central African country that reaches back to the 1960s. Gathegi as a mobster with a digital mission on 'StartUp', 31 Aug 2016 15:07:36 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — You don't meet Ronald Gacey until about 20 minutes into the first episode of "StartUp." on new $12.9B aircraft carrier to undergo review, 31 Aug 2016 15:06:05 GMTNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A new, $12.9 billion aircraft carrier program will undergo a 60-day review after a key Pentagon official expressed concerns about critical systems on the ship.'s biggest economy officially enters recession, 31 Aug 2016 15:32:34 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Africa's biggest economy is officially in recession. envoy: Military escalation in Yemen is fueling extremists, 31 Aug 2016 15:21:18 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special envoy to Yemen is warning that the dangerous military escalation following a breakdown in the cease-fire between government supporters and Shiite rebels is fueling the spread of al-Qaida and the Islamic State extremist group. commercial flight from US lands in Cuba, 31 Aug 2016 15:10:35 GMTSANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War. wants DOJ to investigate death after stun gun used, 31 Aug 2016 14:55:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The family of a Florida man who died after Georgia sheriff's deputies repeatedly used their stun guns on him is asking for a federal investigation into his death. appeals court tosses out $654 million verdict against PLO, 31 Aug 2016 15:13:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has tossed out a $654 million jury verdict against the Palestine Liberation Organization for damages Americans suffered in Palestinian terror attacks. Latest: Maine governor: I don't have 'mental issues', 31 Aug 2016 15:09:48 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Latest on fallout from GOP Gov. Paul LePage's obscenity-laced tirade against a Democratic legislator (all times local): autumn in New England: Drives, events, adventures, 31 Aug 2016 15:11:07 GMTPick-your-own pumpkin patches, secret fall escapes and a tour through four states along the Connecticut River are a few of the ideas for enjoying autumn in New England in the September-October issue of Yankee magazine. stops Chechen migrants at border citing security, 31 Aug 2016 15:43:06 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has denied entry to a group of Chechens because the country is sealing its border to protect the nation and Europe against the threat of terrorism, its interior minister said Wednesday. pulls out, leaving Maine hockey plan in doubt again, 31 Aug 2016 15:05:56 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's largest city probably will not meet the deadline to apply for a minor league hockey franchise in time for the 2017-18 season. twins in hospital after rescue from boat off Libya, 31 Aug 2016 14:53:29 GMTPALERMO, Sicily (AP) — Two Eritrean baby boys were recovering well at a hospital in Palermo on Wednesday, a week after they were born prematurely in Libya and then — at only 5 days old — put on a cramped boat headed to Europe's shores. county will end ban, mosque project can go forward, 31 Aug 2016 15:22:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A ban on building permits for religious institutions that was prompted by opposition to a mosque will soon be lifted, officials in a Georgia county said Wednesday. store rewards programs worthwhile?, 31 Aug 2016 15:02:05 GMTYou grab the gallon of milk you forgot yesterday, pick up the cheapest toothpaste, and head over to the checkout line. Just when your quick trip to the grocery store is almost over, the employee at the register says, "Do you have a rewards card? It's free to join."