FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 Sep 2015 05:49:34 -07:00NYC council speaker endorses Hillary Clinton for president, 02 Sep 2015 11:35:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, a liberal who is becoming a national voice on issues such as immigration, has endorsed Hillary Rodham Clinton for president. Bell resumes production at Oklahoma facility, 02 Sep 2015 12:08:23 GMTBROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — Blue Bell Creameries has resumed operations at a northwestern Oklahoma facility a day after the company's products returned to the shelves at select locations in Texas and Alabama. man jailed in toddler stepson's fatal shooting, 02 Sep 2015 12:11:55 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say a man jailed in the fatal shooting of his toddler stepson gave differing accounts of the shooting. US businesses hired at steady pace in August, 02 Sep 2015 12:34:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added jobs at a steady pace last month, with construction and manufacturing showing solid gains, a private survey found. Latest on Gray hearing: Deputies, reporters gather, 02 Sep 2015 12:08:56 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The latest on the first court hearing for six Baltimore police officers who are criminally charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died a week after suffering a critical spine injury in custody (all times local). productivity advances at 3.3 percent rate in spring, best showing since late 2013, 02 Sep 2015 12:30:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US productivity advances at 3.3 percent rate in spring, best showing since late 2013.' Maccagnan goes from behind scenes to sudden celebrity, 02 Sep 2015 12:39:03 GMTFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The shouts from the stands kind of caught Mike Maccagnan off-guard. What are the signs of a 'bear market' for stocks, 02 Sep 2015 11:45:47 GMTThe stock market's sharp downturn in recent weeks has pulled the three major stocks indexes into what is known as a "correction." But when does a market correction effectively end a bull market and usher in a full-blown bear market? kill 2 Yemeni Red Cross workers, 02 Sep 2015 11:37:37 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Gunmen shot dead two Yemenis working for the International Committee of the Red Cross on Wednesday as they were traveling from the northern Saada province to the capital, Sanaa, the group said. police: Suspect's prints match those on bomb material, 02 Sep 2015 10:20:37 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Police investigating last month's Bangkok bombing said Wednesday that the fingerprints of a foreign man arrested at the Thai-Cambodia border match those found on a bottle of bomb-making material, and that they were seeking to arrest a Turkish man linked to the blast. enlists monkeys to keep birds from spoiling big parade, 02 Sep 2015 12:09:59 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China is leaning on the animal kingdom — including a squad of nest-wrecking monkeys — to ensure its military parade commemorating the end of World War II goes smoothly. media: Car bomb in Syrian port city kills 10, 02 Sep 2015 11:27:37 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A car bomb exploded Wednesday in a square in the Syrian port city of Latakia, a stronghold of President Bashar Assad, killing at least 10 people and wounding 25, the official Syrian news agency SANA said. Angeles back from dead as US candidate for 2024 Olympics, 02 Sep 2015 11:45:40 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles is the official U.S. nominee for the 2024 Olympic games — a dramatic turnaround for a city that just two months ago was considered out of the running. sensation is acquired by Penguin Random House, 02 Sep 2015 11:19:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Swedish psychologist's self-published picture book about a sleep-deprived rabbit has been acquired by Penguin Random House after becoming a word-of-mouth sensation. stocks unsteady on dim growth outlook, China volatile, 02 Sep 2015 11:47:14 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Global stock markets recovered their poise Wednesday but confidence remains fragile amid ongoing concerns over the global economy in the wake of the volatility in Chinese markets, and a possible U.S. interest rate rise later this month. PHOTOS: Chaos and quiet in 24 hours of European migration, 02 Sep 2015 11:16:14 GMTFor the hundreds of thousands of migrants on the move across Europe, the pace of a day is dictated by forces almost entirely beyond their control: the heat of the sun, the location of guards or police, the reliability of a cellphone signal. Rep. Michael McCaul writing book on homeland security, 02 Sep 2015 10:19:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Committee on Homeland Security, has a book deal. cases of polio found in Ukraine, caused by mutated virus, 02 Sep 2015 12:30:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says officials have found two children stricken by polio in Ukraine, the country's first cases of the paralytic disease in nine years. crushes tour guide to death in Zimbabwe, 02 Sep 2015 12:07:58 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A game park director says a rhino crushed a tour guide to death at a private nature reserve in Zimbabwe. maker Lego sees strong growth, profit in all regions, 02 Sep 2015 11:25:37 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Lego says its popular multi-colored toy blocks were in strong demand around the world in the first half of the year, boosting its earnings and the outlook for the full year. migrants or refugees missing off Greek island found safe, 02 Sep 2015 11:01:54 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's coast guard says three migrants or refugees who had been reported missing at sea overnight have been found alive and rescued by a fishing boat. men kidnap 18 Turkish workers in Baghdad, 02 Sep 2015 11:49:45 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Masked men in military uniforms kidnapped 18 Turkish employees of an Ankara-based construction company in Baghdad early Wednesday, bundling them into several SUVs and speeding away, Iraqi and Turkish officials said.' pledges to cut emissions called insufficient, 02 Sep 2015 12:16:17 GMTBONN, Germany (AP) — Analysts tracking efforts to control greenhouse gas emissions say the reductions pledged by major economies ahead of an envisioned climate pact this year won't be enough to avoid warming the Earth by 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) or more. visit puts spotlight on rough plight in rural Alaska, 02 Sep 2015 11:28:07 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It's a good bet that President Barack Obama will never use a honey bucket. defiant as Hungary blocks train links for 2nd day, 02 Sep 2015 10:49:51 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hundreds of migrants chanted defiant slogans outside Budapest's main international train station Wednesday as Hungarian police blocked them for a second day from seeking asylum in Germany and other wealthy European Union countries. Latest on Gray hearing: Small protest outside courthouse, 02 Sep 2015 12:26:42 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The latest on the first court hearing for six Baltimore police officers who are criminally charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died a week after suffering a critical spine injury in custody (all times local). extradites ex-police officer sought in US murder, 02 Sep 2015 11:16:33 GMTBALI, Indonesia (AP) — A former Austin, Texas, police officer sought in the murder of his pregnant girlfriend was extradited Wednesday from Indonesia to the United States. in gay marriage fight: 'A heaven or hell decision', 02 Sep 2015 12:33:27 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kim Davis sat in a church pew on a Sunday morning about four years ago, listening as the man in the pulpit preached of forgiveness and God's grace. order wins Spanish prize for humanitarian work, 02 Sep 2015 11:31:01 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, which played an important role in treating Ebola patients in Africa over the past year, has been awarded Spain's Princess of Asturias humanitarian award. of millions of Americans now available online, 02 Sep 2015 11:48:09 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Paul Revere left all his household furniture to an unmarried daughter. search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death, 02 Sep 2015 10:21:04 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in his slaying. rapporteur raps Egypt over Al Jazeera English case, 02 Sep 2015 11:15:09 GMTGENEVA (AP) — A top U.N. official has criticized the prison sentences given to three Al Jazeera English journalists in a court in Egypt and is calling for their immediate release. in gay marriage fight once unlikely to wage moral war, 02 Sep 2015 10:56:40 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kim Davis sat in a church pew on a Sunday morning about four years ago, listening as the man in the pulpit preached of forgiveness and God's grace. state TV: Car bomb in port city of Latakia kills 7, 02 Sep 2015 10:30:44 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state TV says seven people were killed and more than 40 wounded by a car bomb in the port city of Latakia. cinema: 'Everest' kicks off Venice Film Festival, 02 Sep 2015 11:26:45 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is opening under a hazy Italian sun — with a chilling thriller about endurance and extremes on the world's highest peak. in Paris apartment building leaves 8 dead, 02 Sep 2015 11:40:29 GMTPARIS (AP) — Eight people died in an apartment fire early Wednesday at the foot of Paris' famed Montmartre hill, and police detained a man amid suspicions that it was started intentionally, officials said. Some died leaping out of windows to flee what appeared to be the deadliest blaze in the French capital in a decade. phase in Jewish site shootings trial to continue, 02 Sep 2015 12:16:37 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — An anti-Semite convicted of killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City plans to call more witnesses to explain his actions to a jury that will decide if he should be sentenced to death.'s Putin commemorates victory over Japan in WWII, 02 Sep 2015 11:50:56 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin joined Russian veterans on Wednesday for an unusual ceremony commemorating the 1945 victory over Japan to end World War II. locking up votes in Senate for Iran nuclear deal, 02 Sep 2015 12:02:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is just one Senate vote shy of being able to declare success on the Iran nuclear deal and cement a foreign policy legacy. for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death continues, 02 Sep 2015 11:33:26 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officers prepared early Wednesday to resume the intensive hunt for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a popular veteran police officer in a small northern Illinois community. man gets 17 years in prison in fake Disney park scam, 02 Sep 2015 12:32:18 GMTSHERMAN, Texas (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 17 ½ years in prison for swindling investors with a fake story about a Walt Disney theme park in North Texas. productivity up 3.3 percent in spring, labor costs fall, 02 Sep 2015 12:30:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. productivity in the spring rose at the fastest pace since late 2013, while labor costs declined. Malware targeting Android smartphones on the rise, 02 Sep 2015 11:35:54 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Malicious software targeting smartphones with the Android operating system is becoming more common, with some handsets already infected when they're bought. announces measures for refugees on islands, 02 Sep 2015 12:35:55 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's caretaker government announced measures Wednesday to improve conditions for the tens of thousands of refugees and migrants arriving on eastern Greek islands, and to bolster support for the islands' residents. to introduce measures for refugees on islands, 02 Sep 2015 11:04:42 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's caretaker government will introduce measures to improve conditions for the tens of thousands of refugees and migrants arriving on eastern Greek islands, as well as for the islands' residents, the migration policy minister said Wednesday. in face of Kyrgios' 'antics,' Murray wins at US Open, 02 Sep 2015 11:48:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Nick Kyrgios does what he wants and says what he wants on a tennis court, seemingly no matter the ramifications, and amid all the near-napping, cursing and racket smashing, he troubled Andy Murray for moments at the U.S. Open. Latest on Bangkok: Police say suspect was in blast area, 02 Sep 2015 12:28:01 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the investigation into the deadly Bangkok bombing (all times local): hard-liners unveil anti-US plaque at former embassy, 02 Sep 2015 10:33:37 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — More than a dozen hard-line Iranian students have unveiled an anti-American plaque at the gate of the former U.S. Embassy in Tehran. York reaches deal with Cooper Union, plaintiffs, 02 Sep 2015 11:45:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York's attorney general has reached an agreement that would end a suit against Cooper Union and create an independent monitor into the financial management of the engineering and architecture school. names conductor Zubin Mehta to head music festival, 02 Sep 2015 11:59:18 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Prominent conductor Zubin Mehta has been named as the new honorific chairman of the George Enescu International Music Festival.