FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Sep 2016 23:52:18 -07:00Ward had big game, No. 6 Houston beats UConn 42-14, 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. Chinese fishermen dead after clash with SKorea coast guard, 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. 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitler, 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. infuse life into rebuilding Padres on last homestand, 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. picks off Gore to preserve Twins' 7-6 victory, 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. Chinese factories eke out expansion in September, 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. wins 18th to keep Giants in thick of wild card race, 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. fatal train crash, investigators seek answers, 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. Latest: Israel begins Peres funeral procession, 30 Sep 2016 05:45:20 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of Israel's former President Shimon Peres (all times local):, Indians postponed after delay of over 4 hours, 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. in History, 30 Sep 2016 04:01:15 GMTToday in History OFF: Wild-card chases in AL and NL, rainy forecasts, 30 Sep 2016 06:35:57 GMTA look at what's happening around the majors today: skyline blinks in nightly ritual to cheer up sick kids, 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.'s HR spurs Seattle past A's 3-2, 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. high court blocks funding for school choice program, 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. high-flying Chinese officials sentenced for graft, 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. officer expected to plead not guilty to manslaughter, 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. of Hurricane Matthew whips at Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, 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. in University of Illinois shooting turns himself in, 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. top Reds on Molina's disputed double in 9th inning, 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.'s streak over, Braves rally past Phillies 5-2, 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. Jury should hear about cop's 'auditory exclusion', 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. Korea picks new site for US missile defense system, 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.'s big game gets Bengals settled against Dolphins, 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. Matthew strengthens to a Category 2 storm as it moves through the Caribbean, 30 Sep 2016 06:25:06 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Matthew strengthens to a Category 2 storm as it moves through the Caribbean. eliminated despite Sabathia's 5-1 win over Red Sox, 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. PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean, 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. compares Philippine drug killings to Hitler, says he'd be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts., 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. wins World Cup, rallying to beat Europe 2-1, 30 Sep 2016 05:31:41 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada was not the best team on the ice until it mattered. leads Dodgers to 9-4 victory over Padres, 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. killed in train crash had recently moved from Brazil, 30 Sep 2016 05:43:41 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Fabiola Bittar de Kroon was in a rush to catch the train. militant group jumps to prominence with attacks, 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. Latest: Obama arrives in Israel for Peres funeral, 30 Sep 2016 05:25:25 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of Israel's former President Shimon Peres (all times local): year after mudslide killed 280, little change in Guatemala, 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. dead, 15 injured in fire at hospital in western Germany, 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. has back surgery, expected to miss rest of season, 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. reports 6 dead, 23 missing in typhoon landslides, 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. OKs $1.5 billion contract for new Tokyo stadium, 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. Jersey train station crash kills 1; over 100 hurt, 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. latest: Some violence, vandalism in police protests, 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): band Flatt Lonesome wins 3 at Bluegrass Awards, 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. of slain black man wants police to release full video, 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. Latest: Hurricane Matthew grows to Category 2 storm, 30 Sep 2016 06:26:19 GMTORANJESTAD, Aruba (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local): Green has big game as Bengals dominate Dolphins 22-7, 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. latest: Some scrapes with police in California protests, 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):, world leaders gather for Peres funeral, 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. avoids 20th loss, helps Rays top White Sox 5-3, 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. has big game, No. 6 Houston beats UConn 42-14, 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. 11 families can now sue the Saudis but will it matter?, 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. arrives in Israel for Shimon Peres memorial service, 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.