FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Sep 2017 11:44:57 -07:00Drug dealer gets 11 years in killing of LA studio exec, 19 Sep 2017 17:56:40 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A convicted drug dealer has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for his role in the beating death of a Southern California movie studio executive five years ago. PHOTOS: Haitians heading for US settle in Mexico, 19 Sep 2017 18:00:41 GMTTIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Haitians have settled in Mexico's northwest corner after the United States abruptly closed its doors. US Attorney Bharara starting podcast on justice, 19 Sep 2017 17:40:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York's Preet Bharara, who says he knows nothing more about why President Donald Trump fired him as U.S. attorney than on the day it happened, is about to step back into the spotlight with a podcast on justice issues. chief: Budget cuts strain force amid ship crashes, 19 Sep 2017 18:32:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As grieving family members watched, top Navy leaders and lawmakers on Tuesday said frequent extended deployments, delayed maintenance and nearly a decade of budget constraints have strained the U.S. Navy, possibly contributing to two ship collisions that killed 17 sailors. OKs Glaxo's inhaler, first one to combine 3 medicines, 19 Sep 2017 18:27:05 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first inhaler combining three medicines to ease breathing in patients with emphysema or chronic bronchitis. officials: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has spoken by phone to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi about Rohingya, 19 Sep 2017 18:26:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — US officials: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has spoken by phone to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi about Rohingya. State: Dismiss ex-player's lawsuit over image use, 19 Sep 2017 17:42:43 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State wants a federal judge to dismiss a class-action lawsuit by one of its most famous football stars who alleges athletes' images were used without their permission and without compensation. expand investigation of opioid makers, distributors, 19 Sep 2017 17:35:19 GMTAttorneys general from most states are broadening their investigation into the opioid industry as a nationwide overdose crisis continues to claim thousands of lives. president defends international cooperation at UN, 19 Sep 2017 18:16:34 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron issued a ringing defense of global cooperation Tuesday, telling world leaders that solving major challenges otherwise will be reduced to "the survival of the fittest." stocks edge higher in afternoon trading; oil prices slide, 19 Sep 2017 17:45:18 GMTBanks, insurers and other financial companies led U.S. stocks slightly higher in afternoon trading Tuesday, adding to modest gains from the day before. Technology stocks also helped lift the market, while health care companies lagged the most. Crude oil prices headed lower, giving up early gains. urges more patrols, punishment after spate of rapes, 19 Sep 2017 18:31:50 GMTROME (AP) — Italian officials called Tuesday for increased police patrols, video surveillance and tougher laws to punish perpetrators after a spate of rapes renewed attention on violence against women in Italy. people charged with inciting riot after Georgia Tech vigil, 19 Sep 2017 18:41:10 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Three people face charges after violent clashes with campus police at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday. Latest: Pence says White House 'all in' on repeal, 19 Sep 2017 17:34:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local): leader praises revived GOP health law repeal drive, 19 Sep 2017 17:48:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday praised the revived Republican effort to uproot former President Barack Obama's health care law, giving a public boost to a proposal that's given new life to a drive that seemed all but dead weeks ago. R Us joins bankruptcy list as Amazon exerts influence, 19 Sep 2017 18:37:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In filing for bankruptcy, Toys R Us joins a list of dozens of store chains that have done so already this year as online leader Amazon increasingly exerts its influence over a huge part of the retailing world. court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda ads, 19 Sep 2017 17:41:47 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has blocked a San Francisco law that requires a health warning on ads for sugary drinks. more Jamaican lottery scam suspects brought to US, 19 Sep 2017 17:40:27 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — All of the 13 suspects arrested in what authorities believe is the first large-scale Jamaican lottery scam to be prosecuted in the U.S. have now entered pleas in federal court, with more than one-third of them admitting guilt or scheduled to do so. top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com, 19 Sep 2017 18:18:47 best-sellers for week ending September 15: Pharmacist put speed over safety before outbreak, 19 Sep 2017 18:12:42 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A pharmacist accused of making the drugs that caused a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak showed a "shocking disregard" for human life by failing to ensure the medicines were safe, a prosecutor told jurors as his trial opened Tuesday. major earthquake shakes Mexico City, 19 Sep 2017 18:20:40 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City, causing buildings to sway sickeningly. Latest: Trump's speech at UN singles out NKorea, Iran, 19 Sep 2017 17:55:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local): police evacuate 557 migrants from makeshift camp, 19 Sep 2017 18:12:06 GMTPARIS (AP) — French police encircled a makeshift migrant camp in a wooded area near Dunkirk on Tuesday, evacuating 557 people, the prefecture of the Nord region said. church shooter can't fire Jewish and Indian lawyers, 19 Sep 2017 17:52:53 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A federal appeals court has denied white supremacist Dylann Roof's request to replace his Jewish and Indian lawyers who are appealing his death sentence for a racist massacre in South Carolina a day after he filed it. invites Abbas to resume control of Gaza, 19 Sep 2017 18:35:43 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas on Tuesday invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to send officials to Gaza to resume control of the coastal enclave the Islamic militant group seized a decade ago. chains filing for bankruptcy protection in 2017, 19 Sep 2017 18:21:21 GMTToys R Us has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, joining a growing list of companies struggling to navigate a retail landscape altered by technology and changing consumer tastes. There is even a new term that has emerged which points to the dire state of the industry: Chapter 22. Those are companies that have been forced to seek bankruptcy protection for a second time. Overall, 35 retailers have filed for bankruptcy so far this year, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence. US, Mexican policies on arriving Haitians vary, 19 Sep 2017 17:55:46 GMTTIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Up to 4,000 Haitians established a community in Mexico's northwest corner after the United States abruptly shut its doors last year. Here are some questions and answers about U.S. and Mexican policies. sources: GOP tentatively agree on tax number, 19 Sep 2017 17:29:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Top Republicans on a key Senate panel have reached a tentative agreement on a tax plan that would add about $1.5 trillion to the government's $20 trillion debt over 10 years, according to congressional officials. sanctions Missouri doctor over 13-year-old's abortion, 19 Sep 2017 17:33:49 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas suspended a former Planned Parenthood physician-contractor's state medical license for 90 days for failing to preserve a fetal tissue sample from a 13-year-old girl's abortion so that it could be sent to authorities. Irma, Florida Jews seek respite in High Holy Days, 19 Sep 2017 18:42:58 GMTNAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida's large Jewish community is deeply unsettled as it heads into one of Judaism's most important times of the year. overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family, 19 Sep 2017 17:47:29 GMTROME (AP) — Pope Francis has overhauled the Vatican institute most closely associated with the conservative sexual morals promoted by St. John Paul II, saying it was necessary to adapt and expand its mission to address the reality of today's Catholics. Predators targeting NFL concussion victims, 19 Sep 2017 17:45:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Lawyers representing former NFL players now eligible for payments under the league's $1 billion concussion settlement say they've found evidence that unscrupulous third-party providers are trying to take advantage of players with significant brain damage. Latest: USGS says Mexico quake magnitude 7.1, 19 Sep 2017 18:38:09 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local): Uber fleet returns to service following crash, 19 Sep 2017 17:56:28 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Uber has resumed self-driving vehicle service in Pittsburgh following a crash. in 1992 slaying of teacher's aide held without bail, 19 Sep 2017 17:58:27 GMTWESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man charged with raping and killing a Massachusetts teacher's aide after abducting her from her night job at a card shop 25 years ago was ordered held without bail Tuesday. Latest: Interfaith service amid unrest in St. Louis, 19 Sep 2017 17:54:46 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local): says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust, 19 Sep 2017 17:45:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, told Congress on Tuesday that Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the lack of trust between the two former Cold War foes. says Griffin gloated about Shanahans being fired, 19 Sep 2017 18:26:36 GMTSantana Moss says Robert Griffin III took credit for coach Mike Shanahan and offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan being fired by the Washington Redskins. members of Congress arrested at Trump Tower protest, 19 Sep 2017 18:34:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three Democratic members of Congress have been arrested at a protest outside Trump Tower. 'The Cuban Affair' feels authentic and real, 19 Sep 2017 18:32:25 GMT"The Cuban Affair: a Novel" (Simon & Schuster), by Nelson DeMille Bob Wolff, a prolific voice, to receive Scully award, 19 Sep 2017 18:24:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The late Bob Wolff, one of the most prolific and recognizable voices in sports, will be honored with the Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award in Sports Broadcasting from Fordham University. powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City, 19 Sep 2017 18:17:30 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City. panel cancels private interview with Trump lawyer, 19 Sep 2017 17:43:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A scheduled private meeting between President Donald Trump's personal lawyer and Senate committee staff was abruptly canceled on Tuesday amid a dispute over a public statement he issued before the meeting. lawmakers visit train linked to Hungary's prime minster, 19 Sep 2017 17:43:50 GMTALCSUTDOBOZ, Hungary (AP) — European Parliament members who oversee the EU's budget on Tuesday visited a three-station railroad that links three Hungarian villages and has close ties to the country's prime minister. Latest: Trump's talks of UN 'potential' at luncheon, 19 Sep 2017 18:04:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local): on black Cornell Univ. student under investigation, 19 Sep 2017 18:42:49 GMTITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Cornell University plans to form a task force to address what its president calls "persistent problems of bigotry and intolerance" at the Ivy League school in the wake of the beating of a black student., Rite Aid trim store purchase deal to $4.38B, 19 Sep 2017 17:57:28 GMTWalgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a deal between the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past antitrust regulators. Geological Survey says earthquake that hit Mexico was 7.1 magnitude, located in central state of Puebla, 19 Sep 2017 18:35:34 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — US Geological Survey says earthquake that hit Mexico was 7.1 magnitude, located in central state of Puebla. of killed sailors hear Navy describe strain on force, 19 Sep 2017 18:38:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As grieving family members watched, top Navy leaders and lawmakers on Tuesday said frequent extended deployments, delayed maintenance and nearly a decade of budget constraints have strained the U.S. Navy, possibly contributing to two ship collisions that killed 17 sailors. Latest: Officer who shot Georgia Tech student identified, 19 Sep 2017 18:19:36 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Georgia Tech student by campus police and ensuing violence (all times local): man accused of killing 2 blacks had Hitler speech, 19 Sep 2017 17:43:43 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old white man arrested Tuesday was accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family in a string of attacks that police say may have been racially motivated.