FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 05:48:39 -07:00Belgian deal paves way for EU-Canada free trade pact, 27 Oct 2016 11:25:11 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — A landmark free trade agreement between the European Union and Canada could be signed within days after the Belgian government overcame an impasse with its regional authorities on Thursday. apartment building fire leaves 1 dead, 12 others hurt, 27 Oct 2016 12:24:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An overnight blaze that tore through a five-story apartment building in Manhattan left one person dead and 12 civilians and firefighters injured, fire officials said Thursday. Latest: FAA restricts flights in pipeline protest area, 27 Oct 2016 11:55:01 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): woman given 20-year jail term in cyanide murder, 27 Oct 2016 11:44:07 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A Jakarta court sentenced an Indonesian woman accused of killing a former classmate with cyanide-laced coffee to 20 years in prison on Thursday, in a dramatic climax to a trial that was broadcast live and became a national spectacle. tops Street 3Q expectations, narrows 2016 forecast, 27 Oct 2016 12:29:12 GMTAetna's third-quarter earnings rose nearly 8 percent to top Wall Street forecasts, as growing government business and cost cutting countered higher costs from the health insurer's Affordable Care Act coverage. maker Qualcomm buying NXP Semiconductors in $38.1B deal, 27 Oct 2016 11:26:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm is buying NXP Semiconductors N.V. in a deal valued at approximately $38 billion. or no sale, changes could come to Twitter users, 27 Oct 2016 12:12:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sale or no sale, Twitter users are bound to see changes as the beleaguered communications service tries to broaden its appeal to more people and advertisers. man asks court to recognize his same-sex marriage, 27 Oct 2016 12:13:02 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian man asked his country's Constitutional Court on Thursday to recognize his marriage to an American man, in a case that has pitted the nation's conservative majority against those who want to move into the European mainstream. government: Don't return to soccer's 'dark days', 27 Oct 2016 11:56:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British government has condemned the latest disorder at the Olympic Stadium and says it hopes it doesn't spark a return to the "dark days" when fan violence blighted soccer in England. pipeline protesters brace for confrontation with police, 27 Oct 2016 12:03:37 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Protesters trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline are bracing for a confrontation with police Thursday after the demonstrators refused to leave private land in the pipeline's path. Rajoy faces confidence vote in bid to form government, 27 Oct 2016 11:38:08 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Spanish Parliament wrapped up debate Thursday before holding a first confidence vote to allow conservative leader Mariano Rajoy to form a minority government and end a 10-month political impasse. Phelps, Nicole Johnson secretly married in June, 27 Oct 2016 12:33:43 GMTPARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps can add getting married to his long list of accomplishments this year. voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states, 27 Oct 2016 12:26:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The millions of votes that have been cast already in the U.S. presidential election point to an advantage for Hillary Clinton in critical battleground states, as well as signs of strength in traditionally Republican territory.'s 3Q profit falls on recall, truck launch, 27 Oct 2016 12:13:58 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Troubles in Ford Motor Co.'s home market — including a massive recall and the difficult launch of new heavy-duty pickups — are hurting the company's bottom line. expels Pakistani embassy staffer over espionage charge, 27 Oct 2016 12:09:41 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's Foreign Ministry on Thursday said India was expelling a Pakistani diplomat in New Delhi after briefly detaining him on what it called "false and unsubstantiated charges," a sign of increasing tension between the two South Asian nuclear-armed archrivals. 90 migrants believed dead off Libyan shore, 27 Oct 2016 12:03:48 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The spokesman for the Libyan navy says more than 90 migrants are believed dead after their rickety boat was damaged shortly after leaving the Libyan coast. plead guilty in death of 13-year-old Detroit boy, 27 Oct 2016 12:01:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Three people have pleaded guilty in the death of a 13-year-old Detroit boy who prosecutors say was beaten and choked after he picked up about $70 that was dropped in May outside a convenience store. Wildlife populations halved on average since '70s, 27 Oct 2016 12:22:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — Global wildlife populations have fallen an average of 58 percent from 1970 levels, with human activity reducing the numbers of elephants in Tanzania, maned wolves in Brazil, salamanders in the United States and orcas in the waters of Europe, researchers say. Latest: Trump won't commit to working with Clinton, 27 Oct 2016 12:14:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): goods orders dip in September with investment down, 27 Oct 2016 12:34:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods dipped slightly in September as a key category that tracks business investment fell by the largest amount in seven months. year fatigue? Blame it in part on the race of 1840, 27 Oct 2016 12:23:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Presidential elections are a foundation of American democracy dating back to George Washington. Transit hiring consultant to address safety concerns, 27 Oct 2016 12:07:35 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit is hiring a former Metro-North president to help it meet federal rail safety requirements. deal clears way for EU-Canada free trade pact, 27 Oct 2016 11:46:28 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — A landmark free trade agreement between the European Union and Canada could be signed within days after the Belgian government overcame an impasse with its regional authorities on Thursday. knocks off thumb of Roman statue at British Museum, 27 Oct 2016 12:19:49 GMTLONDON (AP) — If it weren't awful, it would simply be hilarious: A waiter preparing for a corporate event at the British Museum knocked the thumb off a priceless Roman statue. Latest: Iraqi forces push IS out of town near Mosul, 27 Oct 2016 12:39:04 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Iraq (all times local): stock markets cautious amid company earnings, 27 Oct 2016 12:01:20 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Global stock markets were steady on Thursday as investors weighed a mixed batch of corporate earnings reports and economic data. level French migrant camp, new life for residents, 27 Oct 2016 11:34:41 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — Bulldozers began demolishing the makeshift migrant camp in northern France on Thursday, the day after it went up in flames and authorities declared it empty and a mass evacuation over. slashes staff with revenue under pressure, 27 Oct 2016 12:02:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Twitter, seemingly unable to find a buyer and losing money, is cutting about 9 percent of its employees worldwide. children among 5 killed in multi-vehicle crash near Tampa, 27 Oct 2016 12:32:36 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol sys five people, including two young children, are dead following a fiery crash in Tampa. details dark thoughts, inspirations in new memoir, 27 Oct 2016 12:24:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bryan Cranston seems so far apart from the murderous Walter White that one wonders how he was able to channel such darkness with Emmy-worthy ferocity in "Breaking Bad." for men accused of beating NASCAR's Mike Wallace, 27 Oct 2016 12:23:55 GMTCHALROTTE, N.C. (AP) — A mistrial has been declared in the case of three men accused of attacking NASCAR driver Mike Wallace and his daughter after a June concert in Charlotte, North Carolina. anthem singer says 'We Matter' shirt got her the boot, 27 Oct 2016 12:18:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers national anthem singer Sevyn Streeter said she was told by the team she could not perform because of her "We Matter" jersey. for US unemployment benefits fall to 258,000, 27 Oct 2016 12:32:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans sought unemployment aid last week, a sign that businesses are holding onto their workers and hiring is likely solid. unity? Clinton and Trump won't say yet, 27 Oct 2016 12:37:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With a dozen days left until Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are refusing to commit to working with each other after the election, putting in question their abilities to heal the country's wounds after a volatile presidential race. allies advance plans for east Europe troop deployment, 27 Oct 2016 11:40:07 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Faced with an ever-more belligerent and unpredictable Russia, NATO allies are advancing with plans to deploy thousands of troops and military equipment to the Baltics and Poland. for US unemployment benefits fell last week to 258,000, a sign layoffs are rare, 27 Oct 2016 12:31:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment benefits fell last week to 258,000, a sign layoffs are rare. charged after man with maggot-filled foot wounds dies, 27 Oct 2016 12:09:50 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania caregiver has been charged with homicide after authorities say she failed to properly treat a man with a congenital defect who died after his foot wounds became severely infected and filled with maggots. Latest: Iraqi Shiite leader hails alliance with Kurds, 27 Oct 2016 12:24:05 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Iraq (all times local):'s al-Shabab in comeback, as Ethiopia pulls troops, 27 Oct 2016 12:34:38 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, are making a comeback, having recently seized four towns and attacked a guesthouse in neighboring Kenya, killing 12. beats 3Q profit forecasts, 27 Oct 2016 11:48:39 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Altria Group (MO) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $1.09 billion. court rejects German far-right party's complaint, 27 Oct 2016 11:49:56 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A European court has dismissed a German far-right party's claim that it has been stigmatized to the point that it faces a de facto ban. Abu Sayyaf got $7.3 million from kidnappings, 27 Oct 2016 12:33:52 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Abu Sayyaf pocketed at least 353 million pesos ($7.3 million) from ransom kidnappings in the first six months of the year and have turned to abductions of foreign tugboat crewmen as military offensives restricted the militants' mobility, a confidential Philippine government report said. bans protest and rallies in Islamabad for 2 months, 27 Oct 2016 12:31:07 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani government on Thursday banned all political meetings, rallies and protests in the capital, Islamabad, ahead of a planned opposition march against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Nov. 2. to rebury 800 victims from post-WWII mass grave, 27 Oct 2016 12:38:42 GMTMARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenia is reburying some 800 victims from a mass grave containing the remains of thousands of people believed killed in the aftermath of World War II by the communist authorities. Latest: Mrs. Trump says she'd focus on social media, 27 Oct 2016 12:23:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): durable goods orders dip 0.1 percent in September as orders in key investment category fall, 27 Oct 2016 12:31:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US durable goods orders dip 0.1 percent in September as orders in key investment category fall. Latest: NATO sending planes, ships to back EU migrant op, 27 Oct 2016 12:31:57 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the flow of migrants to the continent (all times local): cleaning gun sends bullet into day care; no injuries, 27 Oct 2016 11:58:24 GMTCUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an off-duty policeman in northeast Ohio was unloading his gun at home when it accidentally fired into a nearby day care center. No one was hurt. NewsAlert, 27 Oct 2016 11:38:30 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Libya navy spokesman: 90 migrants believed dead after their rickety boat was damaged hours after leaving Libyan shore. Latest: Erdogan tells Obama that Ankara targeting Raqqa, 27 Oct 2016 11:42:16 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):