FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Aug 2016 07:58:33 -07:00Chicago police free man questioned in deadly fire, no charge, 25 Aug 2016 14:41:19 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say a man they were questioning about a fire that killed an infant, two children and a man has been released without charge. stabbed, bit husband for drinking her beer, police say, 25 Aug 2016 14:44:10 GMTUNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a Pennsylvania woman stabbed her husband with scissors because he drank one of her beers while she slept. US 30-year mortgage rate unchanged at 3.43 percent, 25 Aug 2016 14:12:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates didn't budge this week, remaining at historically low levels that continue to lure prospective home buyers. Latest: Georgia groups send supplies to Louisiana, 25 Aug 2016 14:12:15 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local): overdoses killed 8 people a day in Ohio last year, 25 Aug 2016 14:04:10 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Accidental drug overdoses killed 3,050 people in Ohio last year, an average of eight per day, as deaths blamed on the powerful painkiller fentanyl again rose sharply and pushed the total overdose fatalities to a record high, the state reported Thursday. disbands Olympic committee after troubles in Rio, 25 Aug 2016 14:10:53 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The National Olympic Committee of Kenya was disbanded by the government on Thursday and an investigation launched into alleged mismanagement of the country's team at the Rio de Janeiro Games. of Asia: Speaking to Taiwan's troops at military drill, 25 Aug 2016 13:31:42 GMTIn this photo by Chiang Ying-ying, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen delivers a speech at a military exercise in southern Taiwan. She and other observers wore flak jackets and helmets as Taiwanese forces carried out a live-fire demonstration that simulated an attempt by Chinese forces to land on the island. The president said the participating soldiers showed their determination to protect the nation and she and they would put all their efforts into fulfilling that task together. drift between small gains and losses on Wall Street, 25 Aug 2016 14:35:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are mostly unchanged in morning trading Thursday as investors sift through a handful of earnings reports. Several companies including HP and Dollar General fell after their results disappointed investors. Latest: Kerry praises Colombia peace deal, 25 Aug 2016 14:42:57 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Colombia's peace deal (all times local): clinics run by SSM to include birth control, 25 Aug 2016 14:44:28 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The nonprofit Catholic organization SSM Health says it will provide birth control pills at 26 clinics inside St. Louis-area Walgreens stores that it began operating Thursday. suspends Texas A&M chapter after student's death, 25 Aug 2016 14:24:07 GMTCOLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The Sigma Nu fraternity has suspended all activities of its Kappa Sigma chapter at Texas A&M University following the death by drug overdose of a member last weekend. Kurdish rebels attack soldiers guarding party leader, 25 Aug 2016 14:21:09 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels opened fire Thursday at security forces protecting a convoy of vehicles carrying Turkey's main opposition party leader in the northeast, wounding three soldiers, Turkey's interior minister said. Latest: More growth for central California wildfire, 25 Aug 2016 14:39:38 GMTSAN SIMEON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local): moves, tepid gains: Have central banks met their limit?, 25 Aug 2016 13:57:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The world's key central banks have worked themselves into contortions to try to rev up economic growth, raise inflation and coax consumers and businesses to borrow and spend more. Latest: Italian quake survivors retrieve what they can, 25 Aug 2016 14:13:01 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local): Latest: Flood grants available for small businesses., 25 Aug 2016 13:09:06 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local): calls ban on Russia's Paralympic team inhumane, 25 Aug 2016 12:54:56 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin attacked the ban on his country from the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics as immoral and inhumane on Thursday., Paris mayors criticize bans on burkini swimsuits, 25 Aug 2016 13:15:45 GMTPARIS (AP) — The mayors of London and Paris are criticizing local French bans of body-covering burkini swimsuits, saying women should wear what they want to the beach., and the president, get a virtual-reality treatment, 25 Aug 2016 14:28:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality — in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park. in Saudi Arabia for talks on Yemen, Syria conflicts, 25 Aug 2016 14:40:50 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Saudi King Salman in the Red Sea city of Jiddah on Thursday ahead of wider talks focusing on the conflicts in Yemen, Syria and Libya with other Gulf Arab officials.'s chance for points as Hamilton expects grid penalty, 25 Aug 2016 14:31:58 GMTSPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — While Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton expects to swallow a severe grid penalty at the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend, Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg hopes to take advantage. Confederate flags stolen from Georgia cemetery, 25 Aug 2016 14:40:48 GMTBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Police near Georgia's coast are investigating the thefts of 70 Confederate flags from the graves of soldiers who fought in the American Civil War. set to plead in taped beating of driver after chase, 25 Aug 2016 13:36:03 GMTNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire state trooper involved in the videotaped beating of a man after a two-state car chase is set to plead guilty to several charges., and President Obama, head into virtual reality, 25 Aug 2016 14:32:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality — in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park. to remove cottage on site once owned by founding father, 25 Aug 2016 13:58:05 GMTMOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — The National Park Service wants to demolish a run-down cottage at a South Carolina plantation once owned by one of the nation's founding fathers. mixed, livestock mixed, 25 Aug 2016 14:44:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. says he will accept verdict as CAS appeal begins, 25 Aug 2016 12:58:48 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived for his appeal hearing against a six-year ban from football on Thursday, pledging to accept the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport of British movement to leave EU joins Trump at rally, 25 Aug 2016 13:30:06 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Republican nominee Donald Trump is linking his "movement to take back the country" to Britain's surprising vote to leave the European Union. Latest: Negotiator urges vote for peace deal, 25 Aug 2016 14:35:01 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Colombia's peace deal (all times local): girl dropped off at wrong bus stop all alone, 25 Aug 2016 14:31:44 GMTSUITLAND, Md. (AP) — A 4-year-old girl in Prince George's County was dropped off at the wrong bus stop all alone after her first day of school. Right Now: Stocks are slightly lower in early trade, 25 Aug 2016 14:19:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):, priest and past quake survivors escape death in Italy, 25 Aug 2016 14:00:54 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Among the survivors of the devastating earthquake that struck central Italy on Wednesday are nuns, priests and a lucky few who also escaped unscathed from earlier quakes. Some witnessed their houses collapse into debris and dust, while the homes of others are still standing but deemed too unsafe to live in. LePage: Most drug dealers arrested are black, Hispanic, 25 Aug 2016 13:56:19 GMTNORTH BERWICK, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is being accused again of making racially insensitive comments, this time by saying photos he's collected of drug dealers arrested in the state show more than 90 percent of them are black or Hispanic. 30 demonstrators in London protest French burkini ban, 25 Aug 2016 14:27:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — Some 30 demonstrators have gathered in London to protest local French bans of the body-covering burkini swimsuit. Latest: Trump campaign head draws contrast with Rubio, 25 Aug 2016 13:35:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): 10 years, possibly biggest pearl was hidden under bed, 25 Aug 2016 14:45:46 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world's biggest pearl, but he didn't know it. taken from 'world's worst zoo' arrives in South Africa, 25 Aug 2016 13:04:33 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A Bengal tiger rescued from what activists have called "the worst zoo in the world" arrived in South Africa for a new home Thursday, after living in a small cage in Gaza alongside another tiger's stuffed corpse. boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price, 25 Aug 2016 14:09:54 GMTMylan is bulking up programs that help patients pay for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment after weathering heated criticism about an average cost that has climbed more than 600 percent over the past decade. Latest: First responders to get first FEMA housing, 25 Aug 2016 12:56:28 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local): Latest: 4.3-magnitude aftershock hits Italian town, 25 Aug 2016 13:37:29 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local): says Burundians don't want presidential term limits, 25 Aug 2016 14:44:22 GMTBUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — A government-backed commission in Burundi says the majority of Burundians want presidential term limits removed from the country's constitution. damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples, 25 Aug 2016 13:46:19 GMTBAGAN, Myanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious monuments. for US unemployment benefits slipped last week, 25 Aug 2016 13:15:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly fewer people filed for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, a sign the American job market remains healthy. boy drowns while vacationing in Florida with family, 25 Aug 2016 14:27:56 GMTDESTIN, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a 14-year-old Virginia boy drowned while vacationing with his family in the Florida Panhandle. Iran, unique system allows payments for kidney donors, 25 Aug 2016 13:59:10 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The whirling hum of a dialysis machine could have been the soundtrack to the rest of Zahra Hajikarimi's life but for an unusual program in Iran that allows people to buy a kidney from a living donor. calls snap military drills, raising concern in Poland, 25 Aug 2016 14:45:02 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced snap military drills on land and in the Black and Caspian Sea, the defense ministry said on Thursday.'s defense minister gets no-confidence vote, 25 Aug 2016 13:34:08 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say the minister of defense has received a no-confidence vote from parliament after weeks of political wrangling over corruption allegations. Korea missile test adds to 'Military First' celebration, 25 Aug 2016 14:45:53 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea marked its "Military First" holiday on Thursday with mass dancing, outdoor concerts and boasts of a successful — and potentially game-changing — submarine-launched ballistic missile test it hopes will serve as a warning to Washington and Seoul to stop holding joint military exercises Pyongyang sees as a dress rehearsal for invasion. army takes key town on road to Mosul from IS, 25 Aug 2016 13:05:12 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces have retaken the key town of Qayara, near a major air base south of Mosul, from the Islamic State group, according to a statement from the Iraqi prime minister's office. for US durable goods rebounded in July, 25 Aug 2016 13:34:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods surged in July, lifted in part by the biggest increase in orders in a key investment category since January.