FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Sep 2016 23:56:37 -07:00Frazier's 40th HR leads Gonzalez, White Sox over Rays 1-0, 29 Sep 2016 05:19:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The never shy Todd Frazier had been focused on one thing: 40 home runs. panel warns Tokyo Olympics cost could top $30 billion, 29 Sep 2016 05:49:37 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An expert panel commissioned by Japan's capital city has warned that the total cost for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken. Kooning painting going on the auction block in the fall, 29 Sep 2016 04:45:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A large painting from one of Willem de Kooning's most productive periods is going on the auction block in the fall. Christie's is offering "Untitled XXV" in New York on Nov. 15, where it believes it could realize around $40 million. AMERICA: Minorities hopeful, whites sour on future, 29 Sep 2016 04:11:07 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Consider two women in their 70s, both residents of the Kansas City area. One is white and affluent; the other is black and working class.'s single lifts Reds to 2-1 win over Cardinals, 29 Sep 2016 05:12:51 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Closers need nerves of steel. Raisel Iglesias is showing he has what it takes. hits game-winning slam, Yankees stun Red Sox 5-3, 29 Sep 2016 05:27:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — His playing days dwindling, Mark Teixeira gave himself a moment to savor Wednesday night and rescued the New York Yankees in the process. scores twice in third, Penguins beat Blackhawks 2-0, 29 Sep 2016 04:56:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chris Kunitz scored two third-period goals in the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins' 2-0 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night. beat Nationals in rain-shortened game, 29 Sep 2016 04:11:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With Stephen Strasburg not expected to pitch in the National League Division Series and Joe Ross not yet fully stretched out after a two-month layoff, the Washington Nationals are counting on Gio Gonzalez to come through in the playoffs. kidnap executive director of Pakistan media house, 29 Sep 2016 05:01:45 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A senior police official says gunmen have kidnapped the executive director of Pakistan's main media house in the northwestern city of Peshawar. to approve state-run retirement for private workers, 29 Sep 2016 06:07:52 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown is scheduled to sign legislation Thursday to automatically enroll nearly 7 million people in a retirement savings account, an attempt to address growing fears that many workers will be financially unprepared to retire. in History, 29 Sep 2016 04:01:06 GMTToday in History's homer gives Tigers rain-shortened win over Indians, 29 Sep 2016 04:38:48 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera's fifth-inning homer might as well have come in the ninth. win, but officially eliminated from postseason, 29 Sep 2016 03:53:30 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The World Series champions have failed to make the postseason for the fourth year in a row. people missing in China landslides following typhoon, 29 Sep 2016 06:27:39 GMTBEIJING (AP) — At least 32 people were reported missing Thursday after rain-saturated hillsides collapsed onto villages in southeastern China following a typhoon. homers to help Angels complete sweep of A's, 29 Sep 2016 06:31:51 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels saw one of their future stars make strides but may have lost their biggest star for the last days of the season, as Mike Trout exited the game after taking a fastball to the shoulder. homers off roof of brick warehouse in Padres' win, 29 Sep 2016 05:05:32 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie Hunter Renfroe hit the first home run in Petco Park history to land on the roof of the brick warehouse in the left-field corner and drove in four runs to lead the San Diego Padres to a 6-5 victory over the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night. Argentina, freedom still distant for Sandra the orangutan, 29 Sep 2016 04:12:42 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A sign outside Sandra's cage explains that "orangutan" comes from the Malay expression for "person of the forest." But she remains in a concrete cell in a Buenos Aires zoo and may never see the rainforests of her ancestors. Pitt skips film premiere to focus on 'family situation', 29 Sep 2016 05:37:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A producer says "we all respect his privacy" as Brad Pitt skipped his first public appearance after last week's split with Angelina Jolie Pitt. He didn't attend the premiere of Terrence Malick's new documentary Wednesday night as scheduled. Latest: Israeli leaders lay wreaths on Peres' casket, 29 Sep 2016 06:20:33 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on funeral preparations and a nation in mourning at the death of Israel's ninth President, Shimon Peres (all times local): government wants slower switch to clean energy, 29 Sep 2016 04:04:14 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A rush by Australia's state governments to switch to clean electricity sources could undermine the country's energy security, the federal government warned Thursday after an entire state lost power. unity deal expires, but gridlocked government remains, 29 Sep 2016 06:10:06 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's unity government is expected to remain in place despite the formal expiration on Thursday of the U.S.-brokered deal between two electoral rivals whose internal feuding has undermined efforts to battle the Taliban and stabilize the country.'s old military prep school looks overseas for renewal, 29 Sep 2016 04:51:59 GMTCORNWALL-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) — While Donald Trump talks tough about dealing with China, his old military prep school is building bridges to that country. Indian fire kills 2 Pakistani soldiers in Kashmir, 29 Sep 2016 06:43:53 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's military says that Indian troops have killed two of its soldiers on the Pakistani side of the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir in an "unprovoked" attack. says EU may ratify Paris Agreement soon, 29 Sep 2016 04:02:00 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Paris Agreement on Climate Change appears likely to enter into force with India announcing that it has ratified the agreement and the EU signaling it may ratify within the next few days, officials said. officer guns down man in 'shooting stance', 29 Sep 2016 05:06:39 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The fatal police shooting of a black man who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a "shooting stance" happened about a minute after officers in a San Diego suburb arrived where a distraught man was reportedly walking in traffic, a police spokesman said Wednesday. Storm Matthew on rare southerly path in Caribbean, 29 Sep 2016 04:00:27 GMTBRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — Tropical Storm Matthew swirled westward into the open waters of the Caribbean early Thursday after hitting islands at the sea's southern entry with heavy wind and rain.'s first-half goal enough, Sounders beat Fire 1-0, 29 Sep 2016 05:52:24 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — This time, Chad Marshall made sure the goal was credited to him.'s ex-President Peres lies in state in parliament, 29 Sep 2016 06:19:12 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The body of Israel's ninth President Shimon Peres is lying in state in the plaza of the Knesset, Israel's parliament. huge momentum swings from Ryder Cup history, 29 Sep 2016 06:16:13 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Momentum means everything at the Ryder Cup. annual ritual, Delhi struggles with dengue, chikungunya, 29 Sep 2016 06:19:48 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Poonam Devi moans in pain on the stretcher in the packed hospital emergency room, her ankles and wrists swollen, an IV hooked up to left arm to hydrate her. plant where Charlie Hebdo killers died reopens, 29 Sep 2016 05:59:37 GMTDAMMARTIN-EN-GOELE, France (AP) — A printing plant north of Paris is reopening for the first time since it was damaged during a deadly standoff between police and two brothers who gunned down cartoonists at Charlie Hebdo newspaper. shares lead Asian stocks higher on OPEC output deal, 29 Sep 2016 06:22:47 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Energy companies led a rally in Asian stock markets Thursday as investors welcomed news that OPEC nations planned to cut oil production for the first time in eight years in an effort to reduce a global glut. can't score behind Samardzija, lose 2-0 to Rockies, 29 Sep 2016 06:10:02 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija is going to prepare as if he might pitch a potential wild-card playoff game Monday and stay ready in case he might be needed sooner if San Francisco's season is on the line.' Duterte to scrap future war games with US, 29 Sep 2016 05:18:33 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he was giving notice to the United States, his country's long-standing ally, that joint exercises of Filipino and American troops next week will be the last such drills. approves 'artificial pancreas' to manage diabetes, 29 Sep 2016 05:34:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind "artificial pancreas," a device that can help some diabetes patients manage their disease by constantly monitoring their blood sugar and delivering insulin as needed. panel warns cost of Tokyo 2020 Olympics could top $30 billion; calls for cost cutting, 29 Sep 2016 05:31:15 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Expert panel warns cost of Tokyo 2020 Olympics could top $30 billion; calls for cost cutting. fatally shoot suspect in Philadelphia stabbings, 29 Sep 2016 05:26:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police said officers fatally shot a man who stabbed two boys, one of them his son, and attacked three other people Wednesday night. OFF: Ortiz plays last game at Yankee Stadium, 29 Sep 2016 06:21:57 GMTA look at what's happening around the majors today: officer guns down refugee in 'shooting stance', 29 Sep 2016 03:53:54 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The fatal police shooting of a Ugandan refugee who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a "shooting stance" happened about a minute after officers in a San Diego suburb arrived where a distraught man was reportedly walking in traffic, a police spokesman said Wednesday. expected to extend post-coup state of emergency, 29 Sep 2016 06:43:28 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's national security council has recommended that a three-month state of emergency declared following the failed July 15 coup be extended. rescued at sea says suspicions compound grief over mom, 29 Sep 2016 05:45:16 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A man who was rescued from a life raft after seven days on the Atlantic Ocean said suspicions about his account of the sinking of his boat are compounding his grief over the apparent drowning of his mother. of officer charged in shooting details threats, bills, 29 Sep 2016 06:23:04 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The telephone death threats to the home of Officer Dominique Perez began soon after he and an Albuquerque police detective ended a hillside standoff by opening fire on a homeless man who died after being hit in the arms and back. State student faces sentencing in sex assault case, 29 Sep 2016 05:53:49 GMTNEVADA, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa State University student is expected to be sentenced Thursday for sexually assaulting an unconscious female student after an on-campus party.'s crown prince couple kick off 2 day Boston trip, 29 Sep 2016 05:16:01 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik and his wife Mary are kicking off a two-day trade mission to Boston. homers in 8th, Rangers rally again to beat Brewers 8-5, 29 Sep 2016 04:35:12 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carlos Gomez was a struggling outfielder when released by another AL West team just over a month ago. Now he is helping the AL-leading Texas Rangers close in on home-field advantage throughout the postseason. Red Sox clinch AL East crown, go worst to 1st again, 29 Sep 2016 04:41:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Even though they let a win get away Wednesday night, the Boston Red Sox locked up something more important. And as far as they were concerned, an AL East title was certainly worth celebrating. says North Korean soldier crosses the border to defect, 29 Sep 2016 04:20:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's military said Thursday that a North Korean soldier had crossed the border between the rivals to defect. in killings of 4 women called charmer with dark side, 29 Sep 2016 06:10:31 GMTASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — An occasional drifter linked to the slayings of at least four women in little over a decade could always find a place to stay and someone to give him a lift. Even with little money to his name and a string of arrests in his past, Shawn Grate was magnetic enough to make friends with almost anyone. leads Fernandez from Marlins Park; Mets win 5-2, 29 Sep 2016 05:14:47 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Marlins walked half a block alongside a hearse carrying their ace away from Marlins Park at the start of a funeral motorcade Wednesday, and then peeled away with watery eyes to go back inside and play a game. extradites alleged people smuggler to Australia, 29 Sep 2016 05:20:49 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Iranian national extradited from Indonesia was to appear in a Sydney court on Thursday charged with people smuggling offenses, the government said.