FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:58:51 -08:00United, American begin selling cheaper economy-class farehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50abae289fa64380bab27f4711cf2f76Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:49:00 GMTDALLAS (AP) — American and United have started selling cheaper "basic economy" fares as they battle discount airlines for the most budget-conscious travelers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50abae289fa64380bab27f4711cf2f76Grain mostly lower, livestock higherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccee4fb6985441ba898d03baa26cabe8Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:35:27 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccee4fb6985441ba898d03baa26cabe8Federal prosecutors accuse NC man of making online threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70365ed63c764ebf8eb03949f8278770Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:41:09 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors have accused a North Carolina man of posting threats against non-Muslims online.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70365ed63c764ebf8eb03949f82787705 rescued from swollen creek as storms pummel Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e223fc5983c4aea9e162eb00d68e14eTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:14:44 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fire crews rescued residents from a San Jose neighborhood inundated by water from an overflowing creek Tuesday after earlier saving five people who were stranded by flooding at a homeless encampment along a creek in the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e223fc5983c4aea9e162eb00d68e14eQ&A: Becoming a US citizen _ who can do it, and how?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3fb231142fd4e928889d8836f2b3f20Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:45:30 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigrant advocates say they've seen a huge spike in calls and questions about how people can become U.S. citizens since President Trump's executive orders on immigration and travel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3fb231142fd4e928889d8836f2b3f20Lean on me: International NBA players supporting each otherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46f4ea50597648ebad17df7d270213b4Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:32:54 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Boris Diaw arrived at his favorite Salt Lake City coffeehouse expecting to meet fellow Frenchman Rudy Gobert, and just smirked when told Gobert was running late.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46f4ea50597648ebad17df7d270213b4Mariners' Martin tells of threats in Cuban smuggling trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc976f8435e549c9a2f13c28571a5a6dTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Seattle Mariners outfielder Leonys Martin told a Miami jury Tuesday he crossed the U.S.-Mexico border without any valid papers because he feared being kidnapped or worse after he was smuggled from Cuba by a group linked to a sports agent and a baseball trainer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc976f8435e549c9a2f13c28571a5a6dMass funeral held for 20 Haitians who died in dismal prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9de9a1b6deb4614a07d86ac6762024eTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:15:12 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Relatives wailed in grief or stared stoically as flowers were placed on 20 caskets at a mass funeral for the latest group of inmates who died miserably in Haiti's largest prison, most without ever having been convicted of any crime.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9de9a1b6deb4614a07d86ac6762024eQuestions immigrants must answer to become citizenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54f8e8a15b6443ca982ff05a55cdbb02Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:00:42 GMTImmigrants who want to become citizens must go through a long list of requirements, including passing a 10-question civics test.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54f8e8a15b6443ca982ff05a55cdbb02Lincoln museum to showcase Cub-Cardinals rivalryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33e2301a89a4feeaa501c5c82927c2bTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:37:44 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The historic and longtime rivalry between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals will be the subject of an exhibit at Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum starting next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33e2301a89a4feeaa501c5c82927c2bAfter Trump travel ban, immigrants seek to naturalizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60874f1409c4461884289cfed2cb37efTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:39:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigrants have been rushing to prepare their applications to become U.S. citizens since Donald Trump was elected president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60874f1409c4461884289cfed2cb37efJill Biden named board chair of aid group Save the Childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/679bd0032e9e47a79bca82794db18f31Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:04:36 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dr. Jill Biden, educator and wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, has been named board chair of Save the Children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/679bd0032e9e47a79bca82794db18f31Drew Peterson transferred out of Illinois prison systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/add0d93623514122b3ab452f61d7d415Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:36:55 GMTMENARD, Ill. (AP) — Former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson has been transferred out of the Illinois prison system and is now listed in a federal Bureau of Prisons database.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/add0d93623514122b3ab452f61d7d415The Latest: Transgender students bathroom guidelines cominghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb0f237a0e2940c1b5c606f5c34668f8Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:55:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb0f237a0e2940c1b5c606f5c34668f8Milo Yiannopoulos resigns as editor of Breitbart Techhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ca9f6cb21254e029cece582e85ff1b6Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:17:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned as editor of Breitbart Tech after coming under fire from other conservatives over comments on sexual relationships between boys and older men.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ca9f6cb21254e029cece582e85ff1b6A look at naturalizations in the US, by the numbershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d30e0eabc5a64bb789027617a35be34fTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:43:53 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly 1 million people applied to become U.S. citizens the fiscal year through September 2016. Advocates say interest in naturalization jumped again after President Trump issued executive orders that legal immigrants fear could affect their standing in the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d30e0eabc5a64bb789027617a35be34fUS Senate leader: Winners make policy, losers go homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f09bb447861468a95ff0c927591d125Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:28:44 GMTLAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — Nearly 1,000 people jeered Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell as he drove to a speech Tuesday where he told local business leaders that "winners make policy and the losers go home."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f09bb447861468a95ff0c927591d125Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2bbec2e657146ae9d160461e090fdf3Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:37:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Examining a tragic shooting death on the U.S. border with Mexico, a divided Supreme Court on Tuesday puzzled over the rights of foreigners to sue in American courts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2bbec2e657146ae9d160461e090fdf3Lakers shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM Kupchak firedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ffc2a42a5d45cf9ccb1bb5489fd32fTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:51:43 GMTMagic Johnson is leading the Los Angeles Lakers again after a major shake-up of the struggling franchise's front office.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ffc2a42a5d45cf9ccb1bb5489fd32fN Carolina Dems want US high court to drop voting law reviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68c2f13efb344933818dc872f5073a93Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:36:37 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's new Democratic governor and attorney general say they are ending state efforts to persuade the U.S. Supreme Court to revive a GOP-backed voter ID law that was struck down by a lower court, but Republican lawmakers say they will continue pushing for the high court's review.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68c2f13efb344933818dc872f5073a93Lieutenant governor gets resignation letter _ from husbandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d1eb18b5354f429ee30c51b6a36a13Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:45:06 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's lieutenant governor has received a letter of resignation — from her husband.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d1eb18b5354f429ee30c51b6a36a13Deal hunger sends food stocks higher; US indexes at recordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa494d9e93c84788a4180e1cc2642ee7Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:03:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are breaking records again Tuesday as investors come back from a long weekend hungry for deals. While Kraft Heinz and Unilever couldn't complete a proposed $143 billion mega-merger, food and household goods makers are rising as investors think other deals are coming. Chicken chain Popeyes is jumping after it agreed to be bought by Restaurant Brands, which owns Burger King. Energy companies are also climbing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa494d9e93c84788a4180e1cc2642ee7Lawsuit: Black cop told to style hair like white officer'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee19b5aa48b430a8656ef3752a056deTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:15:03 GMTHILLSIDE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer has sued her department, saying she endured years of racial and gender discrimination that included supervisors telling her to style her hair like a white officer's.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee19b5aa48b430a8656ef3752a056deSteelers' Joey Porter fined $300 over dispute at barhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ad31c6c8932404ca354f0b6d8b95277Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:55:06 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter has been fined $300 after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct stemming from a dispute with a bar bouncer and a police officer last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ad31c6c8932404ca354f0b6d8b95277US to expand pool of people targeted for deportationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a7e03a99af04309be255fa1c8faf957Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:46:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including people arrested for traffic violations, according to agency documents released Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a7e03a99af04309be255fa1c8faf957Trump pick as security adviser is nod toward pragmatismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14387c1bf5e431993a15f310337116fTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:26:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice of an outspoken but non-political Army general as national security adviser is a nod to pragmatism, but Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster will serve a commander in chief with unorthodox ideas about foreign policy and an inner circle of advisers determined to implement them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14387c1bf5e431993a15f310337116fTrump targets many more immigrants for possible deportationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cac0a6bc55434a1c928be12739b1db2dTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:44:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Many more people living in the United States illegally could face rapid deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under the Trump administration's sweeping rewrite of immigration enforcement policies announced Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cac0a6bc55434a1c928be12739b1db2dRise in premiums lays bare 2 Americas on health carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdf1715d154640a79933c99ff82bad39Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:43:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Schwarz is a self-employed business owner who buys his own health insurance. The subsidized coverage "Obamacare" offers protection from life's unpredictable changes and freedom to pursue his vocation, he says.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdf1715d154640a79933c99ff82bad39Milo Yiannopoulos apologizes for remarks, quits Breitbarthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aaf27243b104ad3b8639c6668e6a097Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:46:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Breitbart News editor Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned after coming under fire from other conservatives over comments on sexual relationships between boys and men.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aaf27243b104ad3b8639c6668e6a097McAuliffe vetoes bill cutting abortion clinics' fundinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b00b1ba7c025462abef3e3bdb3e33c51Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:36:56 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has vetoed a bill that would have restricted funding for Planned Parenthood clinics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b00b1ba7c025462abef3e3bdb3e33c51Deadline to leave pipeline protest camp won't be extendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3cd133f0df14b6f9f46c6ab5c62aecaTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:39:01 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers said it won't extend a Wednesday deadline for Dakota Access oil pipeline opponents to vacate their encampment on federal land in North Dakota.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3cd133f0df14b6f9f46c6ab5c62aecaBull that led police chase after slaughterhouse escape dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c0b2a71b3c4c8989518d421a7cfdbdTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:14:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A bull that escaped from a slaughterhouse and led police on a wild chase through New York City streets has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c0b2a71b3c4c8989518d421a7cfdbdSchool district agrees to remove Ten Commandments monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d64ce2e46cdb4748ad9bd37dfee871aaTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:47:52 GMTNEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district is agreeing to remove a Ten Commandments monument from outside a high school and pay $164,000 in legal fees to settle a federal lawsuit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d64ce2e46cdb4748ad9bd37dfee871aaSticker shock for olive oil buyers after bad Italian harvesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3e606fe79c644319f279277ea04b621Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:25:20 GMTROME (AP) — From specialty shops in Rome to supermarkets around the world, lovers of Italian olive oil are in for some sticker shock this year, with prices due to jump by as much as 20 percent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3e606fe79c644319f279277ea04b621AP source: Matt Wieters, Nationals agree, pending physicalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51b3a205369a41988198da2bfbce9e7eTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:06:54 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Free-agent catcher Matt Wieters and the Washington Nationals have an agreement in principle on a $10.5 million contract for 2017, pending a physical, according to a person familiar with the deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51b3a205369a41988198da2bfbce9e7eTrump praises new African American museum during first visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2716eb8af484cc891a3a04365d229b1Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:43:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump denounced "bigotry, intolerance and hatred in all of its very ugly forms" during his first visit to the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2716eb8af484cc891a3a04365d229b1Chafee blasts media over Trump 'onslaught,' metric coveragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/721c72f96d914f35b5ecf71f047e409dTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:29:29 GMTEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee defended Republican President Donald Trump on Tuesday against a tiresome "full onslaught" by the "mainstream media" — and says he can relate to the commander-in-chief's struggles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/721c72f96d914f35b5ecf71f047e409dRunaway cow leads police on wild chase in New York Cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68b9f09528fa4e31b1bcdde578ef21fdTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:38:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A cow that apparently escaped from a slaughterhouse has led police on a wild chase through New York City streets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68b9f09528fa4e31b1bcdde578ef21fdOfficial: Ecuador's presidential election headed to runoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae5643c4bc884bc483c65768ff5c43e2Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:46:26 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's nail-biter election is heading to a runoff after results showed ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno falling just shy of the votes needed to clench a first-round victory, officials said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae5643c4bc884bc483c65768ff5c43e2Trump comments put focus on Sweden's embrace of immigrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff20dcd7d2bf48ef92c781bc69e23af1Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:45:53 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — When a riot broke out in a predominantly immigrant Stockholm suburb this week, the biggest surprise for many Swedes was that a police officer found it necessary to fire his gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff20dcd7d2bf48ef92c781bc69e23af1Marlins' Hechavarria back on stand in Cuban smuggling trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47cb4744b994e15a85d5771cc8eca21Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:05:06 GMTMIAMI (AP) — It's a second day of testimony for Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria in the trial of a Florida sports agent and a baseball trainer accused of smuggling players out of Cuba.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47cb4744b994e15a85d5771cc8eca21Missouri man charged with trying to plan terrorist attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b5e223f8a064e518c4e5f28fa2ff504Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:34:39 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Federal officials say a Missouri man is charged with helping to plan what he believed would be a terrorist attack in Kansas City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b5e223f8a064e518c4e5f28fa2ff504The Latest: Trump to meet with Kasich, former rival, critichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/433348dd20304e89b3c4da0cbbbdfaa6Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:02:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/433348dd20304e89b3c4da0cbbbdfaa6Judge orders R&B singer Chris Brown to stay away from exhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3dc5c24dceb41d2a9ebd9df3004b184Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:51:02 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has ordered R&B singer Chris Brown to stay away from his ex-girlfriend after she accused him of physically abusing and threatening her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3dc5c24dceb41d2a9ebd9df3004b184Play vs. Rest: For many NBA teams, it's still a real battlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9298648f9b8949f19304954094043c01Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:09:36 GMTMIAMI (AP) — There are 27 games remaining on Cleveland's regular-season schedule, and perhaps only one person over that stretch will be able to stop LeBron James.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9298648f9b8949f19304954094043c01Wal-Mart keeps working to make inroads against Amazonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a353a44c44c940d2ae49fc8b7872ad2bTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:48:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The nation's largest retailer keeps working to make headway against the largest online seller.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a353a44c44c940d2ae49fc8b7872ad2bAt UN, US envoy stresses 'commitment' to European allianceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb22821a0264322aa85ff221b6c105dTue, 21 Feb 2017 20:14:36 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is underlining America's "total commitment" to its European allies, echoing assurances other administration figures have been giving European leaders anxious about President Donald Trump's approach to the continent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb22821a0264322aa85ff221b6c105dEx-Minnesota Orchestra maestro Stanislaw Skrowaczewski dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8498fb95d5164b45b3cafd48b65ac3a5Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:43:10 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former longtime Minnesota Orchestra music director Stanislaw Skrowaczewski (skroh-vah-CHEHF'-skee) has died at age 93.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8498fb95d5164b45b3cafd48b65ac3a5The Latest: Spicer talks about anti-Muslim groups, terrorismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fdff59e4aa34f3c8416c24f849ede85Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:23:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fdff59e4aa34f3c8416c24f849ede85Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discounthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a96c510b1334b50a0bee546304c5eccTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:30:00 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a96c510b1334b50a0bee546304c5ecc