FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 05 Sep 2015 07:17:27 -07:00Ohio voters' measured view of 2016 race as wild summer fadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d13aea27b974e6dafe9aa2520c21284Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:22 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's been a tumultuous political summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d13aea27b974e6dafe9aa2520c21284Spain police bust drug plantation set up by inmate on leavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed2cd85966e241bcbb7d66c8f8f23ec2Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:49 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities who raided what is thought to be the country's largest outdoor marijuana planation didn't have far to look for the prime suspect. He was in jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed2cd85966e241bcbb7d66c8f8f23ec2Hungary bus fleet delivers 4,000 migrants to Austria welcomehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ade6324e66fc423a8d341214398d4563Sat, 05 Sep 2015 12:17:58 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of exhausted, elated migrants reached their dream destinations of Germany and Austria on Saturday, completing epic journeys by boat, bus, train and foot to escape war and poverty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ade6324e66fc423a8d341214398d4563The Latest: Germany probe of Facebook post on drowned boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10724daa6fa943fab4806ebebacc51bbSat, 05 Sep 2015 10:36:03 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10724daa6fa943fab4806ebebacc51bbProtests in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80547dc41e2a4377bfe4ecede92ff522Sat, 05 Sep 2015 12:01:14 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Anti-government violence spread on Saturday in a southern Syrian province that had largely stayed on the sidelines of the country's civil war, a day after the killing of a prominent cleric in rare explosions that claimed the lives of at least 25 others, activists and pro-government media said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80547dc41e2a4377bfe4ecede92ff522Former archbishop accused of abuse buried in Polandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81845a8533f4827942dea4ef9d5d9ceSat, 05 Sep 2015 13:09:43 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish church has buried a former papal diplomat who died before he could face trial at the Vatican on charges of sexually abusing minors and possessing child pornography.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81845a8533f4827942dea4ef9d5d9ceWhat to watch for in the Republican 2016 race this fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479cd8a831ca4e3796f87b5b901bba30Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:45:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It was a chaotic summer for the unruly pack of 17 major Republican presidential contenders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479cd8a831ca4e3796f87b5b901bba30Rwanda names 24 baby mountain gorillas in annual traditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/271de40952ea4dfc8ebb5aa32c41dfdbSat, 05 Sep 2015 13:45:12 GMTKINIGI, Rwanda (AP) — Rwanda named two-dozen baby mountain gorillas in an annual ceremony Saturday that highlights the African country's efforts to protect the endangered animals, which attract large numbers of foreign tourists to the volcano-studded forests where they live.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/271de40952ea4dfc8ebb5aa32c41dfdbHouston-area sheriff's deputy remembered during funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1957f3c8f04549aaafb0d6479ac3d847Sat, 05 Sep 2015 11:14:06 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Thousands of law enforcement officers stood at attention to form a wall Friday outside one of Houston's largest churches as a 21-gun salute and flyover by police helicopters were carried out in honor of a slain sheriff's deputy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1957f3c8f04549aaafb0d6479ac3d847France's far-right National Front tries to move past feudhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88f345383e6479390bf0e8f7badef2cSat, 05 Sep 2015 12:58:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's far-right National Front is holding a party-wide meeting, hoping to move past a family feud that has pitted its head, Marine Le Pen, against her father.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88f345383e6479390bf0e8f7badef2cSnowden accepts Norwegian prize via video link from Russiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f577c4ad9d14236bca58a76ad78e627Sat, 05 Sep 2015 12:48:39 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Former intelligence worker Edward Snowden has received a prize from the Norwegian Academy of Literature and Freedom of Expression, accepting via a live video link from Russia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f577c4ad9d14236bca58a76ad78e627Congress returns to a fall full of deadlineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1623c1a0afb94385a66e6b264267bf61Sat, 05 Sep 2015 12:46:30 GMTCongress returns from its August recess Tuesday with a hefty list of unfinished business. Lawmakers have just 10 legislative days in September to ensure that the government stays open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1623c1a0afb94385a66e6b264267bf61Afghan official: 13 civilians shot dead by unknown gunmenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f1f684c706411db8a4cad7dbb9541cSat, 05 Sep 2015 11:20:04 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says 13 people have been shot dead in a previously peaceful region in the country's north.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f1f684c706411db8a4cad7dbb9541cCongress returns to weighty list of unfinished businesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d176676955e640a3955876e118b5549aSat, 05 Sep 2015 12:44:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress returns on Tuesday with a critical need for a characteristic rarely evident through a contentious spring and summer — cooperation between Republicans and President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d176676955e640a3955876e118b5549aThe Latest: First train carrying migrants arrives in Munichhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2da6492f2bf943d7970ed50f449d24fbSat, 05 Sep 2015 09:24:01 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2da6492f2bf943d7970ed50f449d24fbGiant sinkhole in Russia's Urals growing in sizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a91a0cbac35543c0a7298f8cff14ae64Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:54:49 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A giant sinkhole that appeared in the Russian city of Solikamsk nine months ago is growing in size.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a91a0cbac35543c0a7298f8cff14ae64Hamilton takes 7th straight F1 pole at Monza; Ferrari 2-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c1d126e43a54ece9092b9f33b78a6a0Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:19:47 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, although Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg qualified only fourth at the Italian Grand Prix on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c1d126e43a54ece9092b9f33b78a6a0Hungarian bus fleet delivers migrants to Austria welcomehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/305c3775f0e84691b7f6c1f2d95ae3d7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 07:55:00 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of exhausted, surprised and relieved migrants reached Austria on Saturday, clambering off a fleet of Hungarian buses to find a warm welcome from charity workers offering beds and hot tea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/305c3775f0e84691b7f6c1f2d95ae3d7Saudi military spokesman: Rebel attack in Yemen's Marib province also killed 10 Saudi troopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e006b4efccb46c3a4daff44a68a2471Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:28:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Saudi military spokesman: Rebel attack in Yemen's Marib province also killed 10 Saudi troops.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e006b4efccb46c3a4daff44a68a2471Japan lifts evacuation order for town near doomed nuke planthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0099bdf15f546d4ac4b167974d8c763Sat, 05 Sep 2015 11:10:15 GMTNARAHA, Japan (AP) — Japan's government on Saturday lifted a 4 1/2-year-old evacuation order for the northeastern town of Naraha that had sent all of the town's 7,400 residents away following the disaster at the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0099bdf15f546d4ac4b167974d8c763Minority winemakers look to change industry's stereotypeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d274282858614d369ef1c6779a075aacSat, 05 Sep 2015 13:33:57 GMTNORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's first black winemaker is making a documentary film to give more visibility to the increasing number African-American, Latino, Asian and gay vintners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d274282858614d369ef1c6779a075aacQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf655181ec924829b1fc5c3faaa89172Sat, 05 Sep 2015 08:43:34 GMT"I am the one who should be at blame. I blame myself because my brother does not have money. I sent him the money to pay the smuggler. If I didn't send him the money, those people still (would be) alive." — Tima Kurdi, aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death has sparked global outrage about the plight of refugees in Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf655181ec924829b1fc5c3faaa89172Michigan lawmakers weigh discipline for pair in sex scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfe0bb1461434c3ba4c1aeb6c36d17b6Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:22:43 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two freshmen tea party lawmakers who set out to shake up Michigan's Capitol succeeded in a way no one could have imagined.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfe0bb1461434c3ba4c1aeb6c36d17b6Hamilton leads final practice at Italian GP; Vettel 2ndhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/883f451c49224bb9bb33ba91550c1237Sat, 05 Sep 2015 11:03:12 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton remained fastest in the third and final practice session Saturday for the Italian Grand Prix, while Sebastian Vettel moved up to second in a positive sign for Ferrari fans at their home race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/883f451c49224bb9bb33ba91550c1237Islamists dominate cities in Morocco local electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c0820a64e9461b9d6f97581f97b5f5Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:37:12 GMTRABAT, Morocco (AP) — Morocco's Islamist party dominated this North African kingdom's urban areas in local elections, but trailed in total seats behind two parties with strong backing in the countryside, according to final results announced Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c0820a64e9461b9d6f97581f97b5f5New England's ports, long past prime, seek to stage comebackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1707cfd9a9b44c7380dc0c0723bfc816Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:32:58 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The noise and bustle of nearby neighborhoods fade away at New Haven's sprawling port. An oil and chemical tanker floats placidly at a dock. A tug pushes a barge out in Long Island Sound. Only occasionally do trucks rumble up to a scrap metal business or deliver materials for road work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1707cfd9a9b44c7380dc0c0723bfc816Protests in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/998837cb2fad4ecfa6a52526ecf28a77Sat, 05 Sep 2015 10:19:55 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Activists say tension and anti-government protests have spread in a southern Syrian province following the death of a prominent cleric in explosions that claimed the lives of 25 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/998837cb2fad4ecfa6a52526ecf28a77Thai police seek 10th suspect in deadly Bangkok bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d651479453646738e10375bd43d5d44Sat, 05 Sep 2015 11:52:04 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Saturday that they are looking for a 10th suspect in last month's bombing of a landmark in central Bangkok that killed 20 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d651479453646738e10375bd43d5d44Black couple uses housing law to sue over slurs, threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96d749ba7976491db5091476623634dcSat, 05 Sep 2015 09:40:55 GMTGAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Citing a sliver of civil rights-era legislation more commonly used as protection against discriminatory landlords, a black couple is suing their former neighbor and a north Georgia city they say failed to stop him from harassing them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96d749ba7976491db5091476623634dcThe Latest: Finnish PM's offer to migrants _ take my househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dd971fd50df4c9692d5eee049e84e13Sat, 05 Sep 2015 09:15:55 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dd971fd50df4c9692d5eee049e84e13Afghanistan opens meeting of donors with progress reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/689fd881c1bd4f98aca5cac44eace5f1Sat, 05 Sep 2015 10:52:45 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday opened a conference of donors to his country's reconstruction after almost 40 years of war, telling them he has made progress on a range of major challenges including security and corruption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/689fd881c1bd4f98aca5cac44eace5f1Small farewell party transforms into huge gay celebrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d4bc3aad1f0451081c9ec9c429a3d6cSat, 05 Sep 2015 14:01:43 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — What started as a small costume party held to bid farewell to a friend has blossomed into a huge annual celebration of gay culture that's headed into its 44th year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d4bc3aad1f0451081c9ec9c429a3d6cFishing in New Bedford: 3 centuries and still going stronghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ba70b16e5042bdbb05b3913b135c46Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:24:06 GMTNEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — For three centuries, fishing has been a way of life in New Bedford — and it's still going strong.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ba70b16e5042bdbb05b3913b135c46The Latest: Hungarian PM says migrant crisis not resolvedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5e30f0392bc42749e77c339319948f7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:10:09 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5e30f0392bc42749e77c339319948f7Afghan official: 13 killed in north as donors meet in Kabulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae8a325cb84482cbd82fe404df5bfb0Sat, 05 Sep 2015 11:45:26 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — At least 13 Afghan civilians were killed on Saturday in a previously peaceful region in the country's north as President Ashraf Ghani sought to assure international donors gathered in the capital Kabul that Afghanistan is making progress on promised reforms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae8a325cb84482cbd82fe404df5bfb0Untested so far at US Open, Federer faces Kohlschreiberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c937759af84f13bf902a754f996bfcSat, 05 Sep 2015 07:24:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer has gotten in some practice during his matches so far at the U.S. Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c937759af84f13bf902a754f996bfcVast, stubborn California fire to rage through long weekendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/057909151e2c497c8f4132cb13396800Sat, 05 Sep 2015 08:51:11 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A vast and stubborn wildfire that has proven California's biggest this year was expect to spew smoke through the long Labor Day weekend, leaving some campgrounds empty and prompting health warnings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/057909151e2c497c8f4132cb13396800New England port lore: Whaling, pizza and a perfect stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21d39f12d6d4453b9903d4ba29c693f7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:19:04 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — New England's ports are reinventing themselves to compete with one another and from larger ones, but they were once legendary. From one of the world's great whaling ports to the Navy's first submarine base and the city featured in "The Perfect Storm," here is a look at their lore:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21d39f12d6d4453b9903d4ba29c693f7Thai police seek 10th suspect in Bangkok bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c251d01d321401791d91ac58eb49158Sat, 05 Sep 2015 10:01:22 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police say they're looking for a 10th suspect in last month's bombing of a landmark in central Bangkok that killed 20 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c251d01d321401791d91ac58eb49158Town near damaged Japan nuclear plant lifts evacuation orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82313adc7a92450aa4ca4d00d31192d9Sat, 05 Sep 2015 09:43:50 GMTNARAHA, Japan (AP) — Japan's government on Saturday lifted a 4 1/2-year-old evacuation order for the northeastern town of Naraha that had sent all of the town's 7,400 residents away following the disaster at the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82313adc7a92450aa4ca4d00d31192d9Hamilton takes 7th straight pole but Ferrari is close behindhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a40551c60174ad8bf12028bade8e101Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:56:42 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, while Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari fans something to cheer about at their home Italian Grand Prix by qualifying second and third Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a40551c60174ad8bf12028bade8e101Merkel: No legal limit to asylum seekers Germany can takehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b68a2f339324e97ab947f99bd266cdeSat, 05 Sep 2015 09:05:57 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday that her country won't stop anyone from seeking asylum, as thousands of migrants desperate to leave Hungary made their way westward to Germany and Austria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b68a2f339324e97ab947f99bd266cdeThe Latest: Ex-Czech leader launches anti-immigrant petitionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2cdcd4c499a4576a5f8e0b6b0091f74Sat, 05 Sep 2015 12:21:25 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2cdcd4c499a4576a5f8e0b6b0091f74Toll from Yemen rebel attack rises, 10 Saudi troops killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0bcb0d76df341f297585b2d4bac0be0Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:47:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A Saudi Arabian military spokesman says 10 Saudi troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen's Marib province, which also killed 45 allied troops from the United Arab Emirates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0bcb0d76df341f297585b2d4bac0be0The Latest: UN lauds Austrian, German welcome for migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c8ded8c8e2a49b1afebf2a271e9628eSat, 05 Sep 2015 11:02:25 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c8ded8c8e2a49b1afebf2a271e9628eTourism, businesses find uneasy balance at New England portshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90363dfcbba46d7b4d17338e38632f0Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:21:52 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — From the cab of his seafood truck, Louis Giannola watches pedestrians wandering with their noses in their phones as shoppers, diners and frustrated motorists crowd Commercial Street on busy summer days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90363dfcbba46d7b4d17338e38632f0Ukraine's president lauds renewed cease-fire in the easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31cde0d6fe764a33b20838bf9d6182d7Sat, 05 Sep 2015 10:27:37 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian soldier has died in fighting this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31cde0d6fe764a33b20838bf9d6182d7The Latest: Special train brings some 250 migrants to Munichhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3648414f2fe14630bec8f6ec171e3babSat, 05 Sep 2015 12:55:04 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3648414f2fe14630bec8f6ec171e3babWhat to watch for in the Democratic 2016 race this fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c1c2d91bc2426eadb57e49983b292eSat, 05 Sep 2015 13:42:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The dog days of summer are over for the Democratic presidential candidates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c1c2d91bc2426eadb57e49983b292eWhat to watch on college football's kickoff weekendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e75ce556030947f99e2c494f328ac4a2Sat, 05 Sep 2015 07:32:18 GMTWith appetizers out of the way, it's time to move on to the main course on this first weekend of college football.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e75ce556030947f99e2c494f328ac4a2