FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:10:03 -07:00Trial of pharmacist charged in meningitis outbreak beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c3c7f8d8aaa48819ee65bb37a8967c3Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:03:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A prosecutor says a pharmacist facing murder charges for his role in a deadly meningitis outbreak caused by contaminated steroid injections demonstrated a "shocking disregard" for human life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c3c7f8d8aaa48819ee65bb37a8967c3Sporting KC to meet Red Bulls for US Open Cup championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ed6f83721442b99c983b0e97faea46Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:49:08 GMTKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — There was a time not so long ago that the U.S. Open Cup was an afterthought, a nice trophy to win for a Major League Soccer club but nothing compared to the league's MLS Cup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ed6f83721442b99c983b0e97faea46Bird watchers head to Maine for rare bird sightinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd174bfbffe54e67a2e1e347abd4a324Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:42:15 GMTFALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Bird watchers are traveling to Maine to catch the rare sight of a South American fork-tailed flycatcher.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd174bfbffe54e67a2e1e347abd4a324Dallas school district rethinking effort to rename schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da0c5aeebd984f0aaef07ade12b75a57Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:06:06 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Dallas school district is narrowing its focus as it looks to rename some schools bearing the names of Confederate figures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da0c5aeebd984f0aaef07ade12b75a57Navy chief: Budget cuts strain force amid ship crasheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ceba1bd2af845ae810aceeac90c1138Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:50:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Frequent extended deployments, delayed maintenance, gaps in training and nearly a decade of budget constraints and uncertainly have strained the U.S. Navy, eroding readiness in a Pacific fleet that is responsible for monitoring Chinese aggression and protecting America against North Korea's nuclear threat, Navy leaders and members of Congress said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ceba1bd2af845ae810aceeac90c1138Report: Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drillshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbb27b56d57842acb343bdd56019cc0fTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:34:56 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Russian military helicopter gunship accidentally fired on spectators during war games in western Russia, injuring several people, news reports said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbb27b56d57842acb343bdd56019cc0fRobert E. Lee's former church is no longer named after himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bbfd59543d64a719a8cd54e9e3e60dbTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:42:54 GMTLEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia church that Robert E. Lee belonged to after the Civil War will no longer be named after the Confederate general.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bbfd59543d64a719a8cd54e9e3e60dbLaw enforcement official: Copy of Adolf Hitler speech found at the home of white man accused of killing 2 black menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4520718fda34827bdbcbdf0df12fb65Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:39:59 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Law enforcement official: Copy of Adolf Hitler speech found at the home of white man accused of killing 2 black men.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4520718fda34827bdbcbdf0df12fb65States expand investigation of opioid makers, distributorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5d6e932417c409eb09feaa65e1a4577Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:29:12 GMTAttorneys general from most states are broadening their investigation into the opioid industry as a nationwide overdose crisis continues to claim thousands of lives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5d6e932417c409eb09feaa65e1a4577Feds: CitiFinancial to pay $907K for unlawfully seizing carshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/153eac6f754d4824bfab83d8f1174111Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:52:13 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors say CitiFinancial Credit Co. will pay $907,000 to settle a complaint that it violated federal law by repossessing the vehicles of active military personnel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/153eac6f754d4824bfab83d8f1174111Trump's latest nickname: Rocket Manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d00b798ab9fe4fd398bdcb70a73c485bTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:29:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump, a good enemy deserves a good nickname.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d00b798ab9fe4fd398bdcb70a73c485bThe Latest: 3 arrested during Georgia Tech protest in jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c770a32f417d44b8b6207fe158310d26Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:24:12 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Georgia Tech student by campus police and ensuing violence (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c770a32f417d44b8b6207fe158310d26Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc79a0d84b1b413ba1726e4d5ddd4187Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:40:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him outside in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc79a0d84b1b413ba1726e4d5ddd41873 people charged with inciting riot after Georgia Tech vigilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78cee228f2d74ad1abb59b5c598209b3Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:25:00 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78cee228f2d74ad1abb59b5c598209b3The Latest: Brazil president's claim on Amazon questionedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9771f785f01a48a395208583306ac163Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:07:43 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9771f785f01a48a395208583306ac163Czech zoo burns rhino horns, condemns auction in SAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294f3f59d1624216836a2cbc5fad33e3Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:04:29 GMTDVUR KRALOVE, Czech Republic (AP) — A Czech zoo burned some 33.5 kilograms (74 pounds) of rhino horns with an estimated black market value of more than $2 million on Tuesday in a protest against a controversial rhino horn auction in South Africa.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294f3f59d1624216836a2cbc5fad33e3Montana school bus crash kills 2 adults, injures 4 childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1cf0df438143269489d7c38d27b3e6Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:24:15 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities say a school bus taking students on northeastern Montana field trip has collided head-on with a pickup truck in a crash that killed the bus driver and the pickup's driver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1cf0df438143269489d7c38d27b3e6Tolls to be reinstated on Florida roads starting Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99c02497b7a74e7bb5d0bf9f0bcf9aa5Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:17:58 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Department of Transportation says it will start collecting tolls on state roadways and bridges again after more than a two-week suspension because of Hurricane Irma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99c02497b7a74e7bb5d0bf9f0bcf9aa5Senate leader praises revived GOP health law repeal drivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a05cc26e8044dc9b177c49d8a77326eTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:52:10 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 earlier this summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a05cc26e8044dc9b177c49d8a77326eFrench police evacuate migrants from makeshift forest camphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d5175d9e1b547aa949232b50a8096f4Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:45:49 GMTPARIS (AP) — French police encircled a makeshift camp in a forest near Dunkirk on Tuesday to force the evacuation of hundreds of migrants, regional officials and an aid group said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d5175d9e1b547aa949232b50a8096f4The Latest: Reward offered for St. Louis protest vandalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25e38c0ad10b4cd18fc2acebd7a79276Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:17:04 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):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25e38c0ad10b4cd18fc2acebd7a79276The Latest: Official: Hitler speech found at suspect's homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae9b2b9162444efebcbc84e57c6beb9dTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:45:57 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the killings of two black men in Baton Rouge (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae9b2b9162444efebcbc84e57c6beb9dThe Latest: Trump lawyer's statement derailed Senate meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922bc1236e31491db51ebb5d9126bc20Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:30:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the ongoing investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922bc1236e31491db51ebb5d9126bc20White man accused of killing 2 black men, firing on familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a8c087793b6461489291564c2fbebfeTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:36:47 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old white man was arrested Tuesday and accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a8c087793b6461489291564c2fbebfeKenya's judges who nullified election face 'savage' threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1812df7b5a5042198b971f813c5b9970Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:36:00 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Attempts to intimidate Kenya's Supreme Court judges after they nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election have been "unlawful and savage in nature," the nation's judiciary said Tuesday, as ruling party supporters protested outside the court demanding the judges' removal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1812df7b5a5042198b971f813c5b9970Prosecutor: Officer justified in fatal shooting of teenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d925228f2174aaaa4d4b8f6444478b5Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:11:08 GMTMANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A police officer was justified in fatally shooting a 15-year-old boy who was advancing at him with a crowbar, a prosecutor said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d925228f2174aaaa4d4b8f6444478b5Alabama judge refuses to move man's trial from 'S-Town'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08f22f73d254c71bf5ec474c092ad15Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:00:23 GMTCENTREVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A character from the hit podcast "S-Town" will stand trial on theft and other charges in the rural Alabama county that serves as the setting for the serialized narrative, a judge decided Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08f22f73d254c71bf5ec474c092ad15Christie outlines $200M for opioids while waiting on Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a70eb829696404ca94648dfde6c9aa8Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:56:12 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — As Gov. Chris Christie waits for President Donald Trump to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency, he announced Tuesday that he'll spend another $200 million in New Jersey to set an example for how the crisis should be addressed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a70eb829696404ca94648dfde6c9aa8Hamas invites Abbas to resume control of Gazahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dae1cf047a94fc68f72d699a7b64f7eTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:39:56 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas has invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to send officials to Gaza to resume control of the coastal enclave seized by the Islamic militant group a decade ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dae1cf047a94fc68f72d699a7b64f7eMan on Texas' 10 Most Wanted list arrested in Los Angeleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25ba21de4c3547a79a2038892be072a5Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:14:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was named one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitives and is suspected in a series of violent home invasions has been arrested in California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25ba21de4c3547a79a2038892be072a5Motorists trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5105bf7ba954c9994dbcac65b35b0eeTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:33:12 GMTLONDON (AP) — Hundreds of motorists were stuck for hours on one of Britain's main highways after it was closed Tuesday due to a "suspicious object."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5105bf7ba954c9994dbcac65b35b0eeKansas sanctions Missouri doctor over 13-year-old's abortionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27e3ac0bbc864eeabeb1e53d6ab78253Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:32:53 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas has suspended a Missouri doctor's medical license for 90 days for failing to preserve a fetal tissue sample from a 13-year-old girl's abortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27e3ac0bbc864eeabeb1e53d6ab78253Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfccaf7f19284804bdac953de916fa77Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:09:00 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfccaf7f19284804bdac953de916fa77The Latest: Big doctors' group against GOP repeal efforthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d1f23968bb438bb748ef729ac18525Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d1f23968bb438bb748ef729ac18525Suspect in 1992 slaying of teacher's aide held without bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0b4b5087bf24b1097fc23e700ca7982Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:53:09 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 has been held without bail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0b4b5087bf24b1097fc23e700ca7982The Latest: Pelosi urges 'tweet storm' against 'Trumpcare'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fa47fd8d2ef458ebe6853e6e3f63f5dTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:32:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fa47fd8d2ef458ebe6853e6e3f63f5dHuntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trusthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194b4dc6146f497fad355804ad1f2a33Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:18:27 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194b4dc6146f497fad355804ad1f2a33The Latest: Man accused of 2 deaths linked to 3rd shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6368cf97f8ca412b82c14a767e82951cTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:07:14 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the killings of two black men in Baton Rouge (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6368cf97f8ca412b82c14a767e82951cHealth benefit offers from small businesses keep vanishinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d37c34c105f547578c1cc8627cdd8137Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:41:11 GMTOnly half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers because many say steady cost hikes have made it too expensive to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d37c34c105f547578c1cc8627cdd8137Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces Puerto Ricohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cbc5c398ab6487cb825ae4dbaf05f76Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:54:38 GMTROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island of Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cbc5c398ab6487cb825ae4dbaf05f76NY fire department lieutenant charged with selling heroinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9358ca31b1bd472b99515fda2c8e11ffTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:24:06 GMTHORSEHEADS, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have charged a member of two fire departments in New York with selling heroin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9358ca31b1bd472b99515fda2c8e11ffThe Latest: Most internet service out to Dominicahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37165aa5929340bbbeba04a760fb4130Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:25:52 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A company that tracks the status of the internet around the world says most of Dominica's internet service appears to be down in the wake of Hurricane Maria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37165aa5929340bbbeba04a760fb4130Court: Roadside drunken driving tests not valid for pothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ef8a1c9961b4d34a38beb26c588f70aTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:16:00 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that field sobriety tests typically used in drunken driving cases cannot be used as conclusive evidence that a motorist was operating under the influence of marijuana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ef8a1c9961b4d34a38beb26c588f70aThe Latest: Florida governor says need to watch hurricanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf271c201b1e4b4d87941eeed9c32e0aTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:02:58 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf271c201b1e4b4d87941eeed9c32e0aMichigan doctor charged with genital mutilation wins releasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15868e08c84f4eb1a034f5857b3602a3Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:48:31 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area doctor charged with performing genital mutilation on girls in a Muslim sect will be released from jail as she awaits trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15868e08c84f4eb1a034f5857b3602a3Egypt releases 24 Nubians arrested for protestinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8256f3b4ca5b412db82b47a6c45a3dcaTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:31:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A lawyer says an Egyptian court has ordered the release of 24 Nubians arrested for participating in a protest earlier this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8256f3b4ca5b412db82b47a6c45a3dcaUN calls on Congo to protect refugees after deadly shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a8d520bc4964ce699656bef057f4202Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:12:18 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency is calling on Congo's government to ensure protection for refugees and asylum-seekers after Congolese soldiers shot and killed at least 39 Burundian protesters, including a child.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a8d520bc4964ce699656bef057f4202A cup winner in soccer, Rio Ferdinand now eyes boxing beltshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d819e49ff8e346828b6b31681e94760fTue, 19 Sep 2017 17:01:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — When Rio Ferdinand hung up his boots two years ago, a career competing in sports appeared over.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d819e49ff8e346828b6b31681e94760fGOP donor launches super PAC to support Corker challengerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f23b4d1abe24229be7cf3eb159932bdTue, 19 Sep 2017 16:45:29 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A conservative Tennessee auto dealer is launching a super PAC to support Andy Ogles' bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Bob Corker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f23b4d1abe24229be7cf3eb159932bdAt UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45ae3fd6ce70428b83c48b067f66989aTue, 19 Sep 2017 17:04:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45ae3fd6ce70428b83c48b067f66989a