FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Sep 2017 10:25:24 -07:00The Latest: Prime minister says at least 15 dead in Dominica, 21 Sep 2017 17:07:04 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): affirms 'Master Bob' murder conviction in Michigan, 21 Sep 2017 17:05:01 GMTGROSSE POINTE PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan appeals court has affirmed the murder conviction of a former Rotary Club president who was accused of arranging his wife's death so he could devote himself to a life of bondage with other women as "Master Bob.", Russian militaries hold unprecedented talks on Syria, 21 Sep 2017 16:20:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. says American and Russia military leaders have met for an unprecedented, face-to-face session in Syria or nearby to discuss increasing tensions around a remaining Islamic State stronghold in Syria. rejects couple's argument for refusing gay customers, 21 Sep 2017 17:03:15 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a Minnesota couple's lawsuit challenging a state law for the right to refuse to shoot wedding videos for same-sex couples. Latest: Boat missing off Puerto Rico with 4 aboard, 21 Sep 2017 17:10:07 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): Latest: Rescuers shoring up Mexico quake site, 21 Sep 2017 16:33:33 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the major earthquake that struck Mexico (all times local): vows more sanctions over North Korea's nuclear buildup, 21 Sep 2017 17:16:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday aiming to tighten an economic noose around North Korea, days after he threatened to "totally destroy" the country if forced to defend the United States or its allies. Latest: Trump targets North Korea in new executive order, 21 Sep 2017 16:51:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local):'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94, 21 Sep 2017 16:53:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — The family of L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, says she has died at her home in France at the age of 94. bats caught by janitors at Salt Lake City high school, 21 Sep 2017 16:19:06 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A bat infestation prompted a Salt Lake City high school to cancel its after-school programs so school workers could root out the flying mammals. to invest $1 billion at Tuscaloosa, add 600 jobs, 21 Sep 2017 16:56:49 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant. police tear gas protesters of 'life presidency' bill, 21 Sep 2017 16:04:49 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan police on Thursday fired tear gas to disperse protesters and arrested dozens of people opposed to plans to introduce legislation that could allow the longtime president to extend his rule. whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died, 21 Sep 2017 17:11:56 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The baby born of a Michigan woman who chose to forgo chemotherapy to give birth to the child has died, a relative said Thursday. electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new polls, 21 Sep 2017 17:13:03 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The rerun of Kenya's presidential elections has been pushed back to Oct. 26, as President Uhuru Kenyatta strongly criticized the court decision to nullify his re-election calling it "a judicial coup." gives $30M to Univ. of Arizona for Biosphere 2, 21 Sep 2017 16:37:19 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Texas billionaire Edward P. Bass is giving $30 million to the University of Arizona to support the Biosphere 2 research facility. boat capsizes off Libya, leaves 5 dead, 90 missing, 21 Sep 2017 16:31:51 GMTCAIRO (AP) — At least five migrants died and more than 90 were missing after their boat capsized off Libya's western coast, a major embarkation point for the perilous Mediterranean crossing to Europe, the Libyan coast guard said Thursday. stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria, 21 Sep 2017 16:05:15 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and triggering landslides and floods. work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expense, 21 Sep 2017 17:21:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos flies on her personal plane at her own expense when she visits schools around the country, according to her office, as other Cabinet secretaries' flying habits at taxpayers' cost have drawn scrutiny. stock market powers US wealth to $96.2 trillion, 21 Sep 2017 16:02:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A healthy gain in the stock market and steadily increasing home prices boosted Americans' household wealth this spring, a trend that likely adds to the nation's inequality. Casey, pro football player turned actor, dies, 21 Sep 2017 16:59:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died. He was 78. Shop owner fires warning shot, gets stolen beer back, 21 Sep 2017 16:13:50 GMTCOCOA, Fla. (AP) — Police say a Florida gas station owner chased a man and fired a warning shot, forcing him to return some stolen beer. in France march to protest Macron's labor law, 21 Sep 2017 16:36:52 GMTPARIS (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters marched in Paris and other French cities against President Emmanuel Macron's contested labor law reforms Thursday — a day before he adopts them by executive order.'s Lawrence O'Donnell apologizes for off-air rant, 21 Sep 2017 16:06:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC anchor Lawrence O'Donnell has apologized after clips surfaced of him profanely yelling at staffers in between segments of his prime-time program. condemns student video depicting police beheading, 21 Sep 2017 17:00:02 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin state lawmaker has condemned a college student's video depicting the beheading of a police officer as an attempt to incite violence. minister of Dominica says at least 15 people are dead, 20 missing on Caribbean island after Hurricane Maria., 21 Sep 2017 16:45:31 GMTST. JOHN'S, Antigua (AP) — Prime minister of Dominica says at least 15 people are dead, 20 missing on Caribbean island after Hurricane Maria. president rebukes UN over sex abuse, cholera scandals, 21 Sep 2017 17:04:54 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local): Latest: Study finds health bill would reshuffle dollars, 21 Sep 2017 16:41:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican effort to end "Obamacare" and replace it with a new health care law (all times local): members Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley reunite on stage, 21 Sep 2017 17:01:43 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Original Kiss members Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley have reunited for their first public appearance since their group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014. champ Parker hits the road to boost profile, 21 Sep 2017 17:20:53 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — Fresh from getting his chest waxed and boasting a slick new haircut, heavyweight champion Joseph Parker arrived in a tailored two-piece suit for a final news conference before the second defense of his WBO belt. court upholds murder conviction of Drew Peterson, 21 Sep 2017 16:32:19 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The use of hearsay testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. Secy DeVos uses her private plane for work travel, 21 Sep 2017 16:10:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses her personal plane to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events as other Cabinet secretaries' flying habits have drawn scrutiny. Latest: Trump meeting on North Korea threat, 21 Sep 2017 16:03:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): Latest: 1 of 6 arrested over London subway bomb released, 21 Sep 2017 16:45:58 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the London subway attack investigation (all times local): 12 SPOTLIGHT: Top QBs guiding teams to top of league, 21 Sep 2017 16:58:24 GMTLAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Baker Mayfield was relaxing in his hotel room in Norman last week, waiting for the bus to head to the stadium for Oklahoma's game against Tulane, when he flipped on the television. say Texas lawmaker spent $51K on online psychic, 21 Sep 2017 17:04:22 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas lawmaker spent more than $51,000 on an online psychic, appeared for work at the Capitol apparently impaired by medication and hid a cellphone from investigators, prosecutors said in a court filing this week. hopes news gorillas will form 'troop' as in the wild, 21 Sep 2017 16:37:43 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Metroparks Zoo has received two female gorillas from other zoos in an effort to create a new troop mirroring those in the wild., now Maria: US Caribbean communities rush to send aid, 21 Sep 2017 17:12:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — From parties where the price of admission is a donation, to fundraising drives and online wish lists for collecting needed supplies, West Indian communities around the United States are stepping up to get help for the islands of the Caribbean ravaged by the wind and waters of hurricanes Irma and Maria, including those in places in the southern United States that were hit hard themselves. high school golfer has 2 holes-in-one in round, 21 Sep 2017 16:09:12 GMTALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania high school golfer has defied huge odds by recording two holes-in-one in the same round. praises China for reportedly ordering banks to stop doing business with North Korea, 21 Sep 2017 16:39:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Trump praises China for reportedly ordering banks to stop doing business with North Korea. junior QB Kelly Bryant blazing own path with Tigers, 21 Sep 2017 16:50:49 GMTCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Kelly Bryant just smiled and shook his head every time — and there were plenty of them — someone wondered how national champion Clemson would get along without two-time Heisman Trophy finalist Deshaun Watson. lawmakers consider laws targeting riots, 21 Sep 2017 17:08:52 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin lawmakers are considering legislation designed to curb rioting after protests turned violent following a police shooting last year in Milwaukee. But free speech advocates are calling foul. arguments begin in Tennessee woman's kidnap-slaying, 21 Sep 2017 16:07:41 GMTSAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) — Closing arguments have begun in the trial of a man charged with killing a Tennessee nursing student who disappeared into the woods behind her rural home more than six years ago. of 6 arrested over London subway bomb freed without charge, 21 Sep 2017 17:22:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — A 21-year-old man arrested over last week's London subway bombing was released without charge Thursday, British police said. Five other men remain in custody. NFL players ask league to support campaign, 21 Sep 2017 17:16:55 GMTA group of current and former NFL players has asked Commissioner Roger Goodell for the league's support for their campaign for racial equality and criminal justice reform. champ Andre Ward retires, desire no longer there, 21 Sep 2017 16:07:08 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Light heavyweight champion Andre Ward retired from boxing with an undefeated record Thursday because he no longer has the desire to fight. seek voice in nuclear plant cleanup, land restoration, 21 Sep 2017 16:20:41 GMTVERNON, Vt. (AP) — Two Native American tribes want a say in the cleanup of the closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant and the future use of the land, which they say was the site of fishing grounds and settlements for their ancestors. accounting for meteorological violence among insurers, 21 Sep 2017 16:55:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Allstate expects insurance losses of about $593 million in August after Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction along the Gulf Coast. Shanghai, LA Kings win 1st NHL preseason game in China, 21 Sep 2017 17:13:41 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — Building on the support for winter sports in China since Beijing won the 2022 Olympics, the NHL is showcasing two preseason games in an attempt to break into a market and country unfamiliar with hockey. set to take over deadly asbestos cleanup site, 21 Sep 2017 17:20:15 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The cleanup of a northwest Montana community where health officials say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos exposure entered a new phase Thursday as officials begin crafting ways to keep residents safe over the long term., established NHL players are resorting to camp tryouts, 21 Sep 2017 16:40:44 GMTWhen Alex Chiasson found himself without a job halfway through the offseason, frustration began to set in.