FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:52:58 -07:00Ward had big game, No. 6 Houston beats UConn 42-14http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14d4d68048694eb99303b8a7bf690d5dFri, 30 Sep 2016 03:19:49 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Greg Ward Jr. threw for a career-high 389 yards and accounted for five touchdowns in just more than three quarters to help sixth-ranked Houston beat Connecticut 42-14 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14d4d68048694eb99303b8a7bf690d5d3 Chinese fishermen dead after clash with SKorea coast guardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5d809b3641d491ab360fd7a975d3ea1Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:19:42 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Three Chinese fishermen likely died from inhaling toxic fumes when a fire erupted after South Korean coast guard officers threw "flashbang" grenades into the fishing boat, officials said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5d809b3641d491ab360fd7a975d3ea1Duterte 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitlerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58a80cb8a5042b29d209b9a9d3beb21Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:37:39 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58a80cb8a5042b29d209b9a9d3beb21Rookies infuse life into rebuilding Padres on last homestandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61fe4d5ea9ee4c99ad6dcbf867c26037Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:48:59 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The rebuilding San Diego Padres went 6-4 on their final homestand, including splitting a four-game series with the San Francisco Giants and taking two of three from the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61fe4d5ea9ee4c99ad6dcbf867c26037Kintzler picks off Gore to preserve Twins' 7-6 victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843de8b390094d86958f42b2939cba84Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:44:00 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Minnesota Twins closer Brandon Kintzler was concentrating on Terrance Gore, the Kansas City Royals' pinch-runner, not Paulo Orlando, the hitter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843de8b390094d86958f42b2939cba84Survey: Chinese factories eke out expansion in Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5351b892834d462f8d4e8493dc0568fdFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:48:30 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Chinese factories have reported a slight expansion in activity for September as new orders picked up marginally, according to a private survey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5351b892834d462f8d4e8493dc0568fdCueto wins 18th to keep Giants in thick of wild card racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44988df572c64b4f9e6c3b114b2dc4d2Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:37:40 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Johnny Cueto pitched seven uneven innings for his 18th win and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 7-2 on Thursday night, setting up a wild race to the finish for the NL wild card.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44988df572c64b4f9e6c3b114b2dc4d2After fatal train crash, investigators seek answershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b60eb01c12db49439c3300383e454f81Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:55:24 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators are sifting through the wreckage of a train crash in New Jersey to determine what happened before it barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, causing a young mother to be killed by falling debris and injuring more than 100 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b60eb01c12db49439c3300383e454f81The Latest: Israel begins Peres funeral processionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/019ee9471dd644df9b03a5edcf994d76Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:45:20 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of Israel's former President Shimon Peres (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/019ee9471dd644df9b03a5edcf994d76Tigers, Indians postponed after delay of over 4 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/533c198025744f72a082dcc461bda934Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:19:38 GMTDETROIT (AP) — For a brief moment, it appeared there might be baseball at Comerica Park — when the tarp came off, and both managers walked around the field with umpires.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/533c198025744f72a082dcc461bda934Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f3eeffd3c04a57a24dbc6cdfd2bed1Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:01:15 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f3eeffd3c04a57a24dbc6cdfd2bed1LEADING OFF: Wild-card chases in AL and NL, rainy forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/573c752c16ce43b997c96cd1d0339afaFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:35:57 GMTA look at what's happening around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/573c752c16ce43b997c96cd1d0339afaCity skyline blinks in nightly ritual to cheer up sick kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c3dd5aeac44812ac09e24f54a71967Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:19:06 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — For one sparkling minute each night, skyscrapers, tugboats, hotels, a yacht club and police cruisers send a blinking goodnight message to sick kids inside a children's hospital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c3dd5aeac44812ac09e24f54a71967Zunino's HR spurs Seattle past A's 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111e2f830d32472392fc6e013563d381Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:17:34 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Struggling Mike Zunino delivered the go-ahead home run in the seventh inning and Seattle held on for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Thursday night, keeping the Mariners on the edge of the AL wild card chase.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111e2f830d32472392fc6e013563d381Nevada high court blocks funding for school choice programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a5d13cab6984e1e92e678bc906d4653Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:15:58 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that the state's voucher-style Education Savings Accounts program — seen as the broadest school choice initiative in the country — has an unconstitutional funding mechanism that should remain blocked.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a5d13cab6984e1e92e678bc906d4653Formerly high-flying Chinese officials sentenced for grafthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6080691461241938909d9694afb934eFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:46:48 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A pair of formerly high-flying Chinese provincial officials were sentenced to life in prison on Friday for corruption and bribe-taking, the latest targets to fall in President Xi Jinping's years-long campaign against graft at all levels of government and state industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6080691461241938909d9694afb934eTulsa officer expected to plead not guilty to manslaughterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c23654419aae40098e7095f0ec4aced1Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:02:10 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Tulsa police officer is expected to plead not guilty to first-degree manslaughter in the death of an unarmed black man when she makes her first appearance before a Tulsa County judge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c23654419aae40098e7095f0ec4aced1Edge of Hurricane Matthew whips at Aruba, Bonaire, Curacaohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ecef6dd96404658ad5cc1630c04782fFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:32:59 GMTORANJESTAD, Aruba (AP) — Rain and winds from a strengthening Hurricane Matthew whipped at Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao early Friday as it passed north of the islands on a rare track through a part of the Caribbean that rarely sees such storms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ecef6dd96404658ad5cc1630c04782fSuspect in University of Illinois shooting turns himself inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54b5a6043ed2405a96be88b74b62c9ebFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:02:45 GMTCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The suspect in a deadly weekend shooting at a party near the University of Illinois campus has turned himself in at the county jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54b5a6043ed2405a96be88b74b62c9ebCardinals top Reds on Molina's disputed double in 9th inninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a90c3e385de4bdeb5e2074c3a6e3ec6Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:34:41 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — There was no dispute the St. Louis Cardinals shouldn't have won on Yadier Molina's double.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a90c3e385de4bdeb5e2074c3a6e3ec6Freeman's streak over, Braves rally past Phillies 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfdb93175801420284bb97cb03b00fbeFri, 30 Sep 2016 04:08:43 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman's 30-game hitting streak ended Thursday night when he struck out in the eighth inning of a tie game. That certainly didn't slow the Atlanta Braves as his teammates quickly scored four runs to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 in their final homestand in Turner Field.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfdb93175801420284bb97cb03b00fbeLawyer: Jury should hear about cop's 'auditory exclusion'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a38b95a3531467787431e8e18e6803eFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:15:59 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A lawyer for a white Oklahoma police officer charged in an unarmed black man's death said she was so hyper-focused on the situation that she didn't hear other officers arrive on the scene or even the deadly gunshot she fired.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a38b95a3531467787431e8e18e6803eSouth Korea picks new site for US missile defense systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61541c8efb5a4fde9b5493d14ab0a3a2Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:23:14 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean military officials say a private golf course in the country's southeast region has been chosen as the new site for an advanced U.S. missile defense system to be deployed by the end of next year to help cope with North Korean threats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61541c8efb5a4fde9b5493d14ab0a3a2Green's big game gets Bengals settled against Dolphinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29fce9d863894b62837071b27b5edf81Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:34:12 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A.J. Green's big game got the Bengals back to break-even and left them with reasons for optimism heading into a tough stretch of their season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29fce9d863894b62837071b27b5edf81Hurricane Matthew strengthens to a Category 2 storm as it moves through the Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938df130db9c439aa51a45306864a609Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:25:06 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Matthew strengthens to a Category 2 storm as it moves through the Caribbean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938df130db9c439aa51a45306864a609Yankees eliminated despite Sabathia's 5-1 win over Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/644623d8b6bd4892a1a8628451b819ffFri, 30 Sep 2016 04:14:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Starlin Castro was at the plate in the bottom of the seventh inning Thursday night when Baltimore finished a 4-0 win at Toronto, eliminating the Yankees from postseason contention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/644623d8b6bd4892a1a8628451b819ffAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d1f7b79677545c79e4dca9b61c91da2Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:00:30 GMTColombia's government signed a historic peace accord with the country's oldest and biggest guerrilla movement last week, ending more than five decades of internal conflict. President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, Rodrigo Londono, shook hands after signing the agreement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d1f7b79677545c79e4dca9b61c91da2Duterte compares Philippine drug killings to Hitler, says he'd be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ee074f6ad149d29a9fba873ec92028Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:25:02 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Duterte compares Philippine drug killings to Hitler, says he'd be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ee074f6ad149d29a9fba873ec92028Canada wins World Cup, rallying to beat Europe 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77fbb124ed1f4e04b5e715fb2ff7cbc7Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:31:41 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada was not the best team on the ice until it mattered.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77fbb124ed1f4e04b5e715fb2ff7cbc7Pederson leads Dodgers to 9-4 victory over Padreshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4dfd7fe11840f2ad1d8fd656b6f06cFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:44:00 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie left-hander Julio Urias got a final tuneup for what he hopes will be a spot on the Los Angeles Dodgers' postseason roster.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4dfd7fe11840f2ad1d8fd656b6f06cMother killed in train crash had recently moved from Brazilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56e722c678744d6bba0f0a2c8180a1a1Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:43:41 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Fabiola Bittar de Kroon was in a rush to catch the train.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56e722c678744d6bba0f0a2c8180a1a1Pakistan militant group jumps to prominence with attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d9a3794a087483fbdd086ac9dbefa38Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:34:23 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — One of Pakistan's most vicious militant groups has dramatically stepped up its attacks over the past month, striking mosques, Christians and security forces in attacks that have killed more than 60 people in what appears to be a backlash to military operations against it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d9a3794a087483fbdd086ac9dbefa38The Latest: Obama arrives in Israel for Peres funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a335345f8374f029d24c9f4de048fa7Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:25:25 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of Israel's former President Shimon Peres (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a335345f8374f029d24c9f4de048fa7A year after mudslide killed 280, little change in Guatemalahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f41590c1edb44d09971261d7e54928cFri, 30 Sep 2016 04:10:03 GMTSANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala (AP) — One year after a huge landslide killed at least 280 people near Guatemala's capital, the neighborhood once known as Cambray II remains a grim wasteland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f41590c1edb44d09971261d7e54928c2 dead, 15 injured in fire at hospital in western Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0f71644db25441e9ef5bf1ba4182a4aFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:25:52 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Police say two people have died and 15 have been injured in a hospital fire in western Germany.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0f71644db25441e9ef5bf1ba4182a4aWatt has back surgery, expected to miss rest of seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2173dc26827342f093f84463012e82edFri, 30 Sep 2016 03:54:00 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A person familiar with J.J. Watt's condition says the Houston Texans' star defensive lineman had back surgery Thursday and it is expected to miss the rest of the season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2173dc26827342f093f84463012e82edChina reports 6 dead, 23 missing in typhoon landslideshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58910bff95724f4cb32cb41fa35f48e0Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:49:50 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Six people are reported dead and at least 23 people are still missing after two landslides triggered by a major typhoon swept through separate villages in southeastern China, state media reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58910bff95724f4cb32cb41fa35f48e0Japan OKs $1.5 billion contract for new Tokyo stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2320777796d948f582d0a7688d818dbcFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:05:13 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's government has approved a plan for a nearly 150 billion yen ($1.5 billion) contract with a joint venture to build a new main stadium for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2320777796d948f582d0a7688d818dbcNew Jersey train station crash kills 1; over 100 hurthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da43b7c5793a41e98af3b82ab9215915Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:36:14 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A rush hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a grisly wreck that renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented tragedy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da43b7c5793a41e98af3b82ab9215915The latest: Some violence, vandalism in police protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da4b4252db9043e4ac938dc6daf0168aFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:58:13 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, California (all times are local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da4b4252db9043e4ac938dc6daf0168aFamily band Flatt Lonesome wins 3 at Bluegrass Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/431aec37a53c4cc4820c5dc30a4136aeFri, 30 Sep 2016 03:22:51 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Family band Flatt Lonesome won three awards at the International Bluegrass Music Awards while the Earls of Leicester were named entertainer of the year for the second consecutive year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/431aec37a53c4cc4820c5dc30a4136aeFamily of slain black man wants police to release full videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e73687e0a30407e9985ac3990439c5eFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:33:52 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Angry protests flared again Thursday night after a family attorney of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by San Diego police charged that the killing was unjust and officials were trying to sway public opinion by only releasing a single, favorable frame from video of the shooting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e73687e0a30407e9985ac3990439c5eThe Latest: Hurricane Matthew grows to Category 2 stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a7751d3192d478e80d238dd882057f6Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:26:19 GMTORANJESTAD, Aruba (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a7751d3192d478e80d238dd882057f6A.J. Green has big game as Bengals dominate Dolphins 22-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df60750429c041c694426a50b9e13539Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:06:39 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — For most of the game, A.J. Green piled up more yards than the entire Miami Dolphins offense in a virtuoso performance. As an encore, he thrilled the crowd by juggling some Florida citrus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df60750429c041c694426a50b9e13539The latest: Some scrapes with police in California protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e12401647ca467fb5043625cab4cd40Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:32:33 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, California (all times are local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e12401647ca467fb5043625cab4cd40Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48bdfa31be94edd9918c58c8603a52bFri, 30 Sep 2016 06:03:58 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis, along with dignitaries from around the world, were gathering in Jerusalem Friday for the funeral of former President Shimon Peres.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48bdfa31be94edd9918c58c8603a52bArcher avoids 20th loss, helps Rays top White Sox 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/445967fa441f40a6b12f0beec56519b0Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:02:31 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chris Archer prides himself on his durability. That's why he didn't back out of his last start of the season, despite the prospect of becoming the majors' first 20-game loser since 2003.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/445967fa441f40a6b12f0beec56519b0Ward has big game, No. 6 Houston beats UConn 42-14http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c738d0aed8649e2909eed7c135073ffFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:01:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The sixth-ranked Houston Cougars were determined to take care of business this year after Connecticut detailed their perfect season a year ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c738d0aed8649e2909eed7c135073ffSept. 11 families can now sue the Saudis but will it matter?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b06180ddf3a4b2794a970961b1e919eFri, 30 Sep 2016 05:39:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Just because Congress has allowed Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia over claims it had a role in the terror attacks doesn't mean such a case will ever go before a jury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b06180ddf3a4b2794a970961b1e919eObama arrives in Israel for Shimon Peres memorial servicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/101da8ab6f9545c79f6c094292f1cf80Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:01:46 GMTTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — President Barack Obama flew to Israel Friday to pay his respects to Shimon Peres, the former leader whose six decades of work shaping this tiny nation into a powerful and industrious force generated tremendous respect from Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/101da8ab6f9545c79f6c094292f1cf80