FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 10 Oct 2015 07:24:54 -07:00Former UK Treasury chief Geoffrey Howe dies at 88, 10 Oct 2015 14:00:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — Former British Treasury chief Geoffrey Howe, a prominent figure in Margaret Thatcher's government who helped bring about her downfall after they parted ways over policy toward Europe, has died at 88. zoo plans to publicly dissect lion, 10 Oct 2015 13:49:34 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Danish zoo is planning to publicly dissect a year-old lion — a year after another park's decision to dissect and skin a giraffe and feed it to lions triggered massive online protests, a zookeeper said Saturday, adding the purpose of it was to give people "a closer to the animals experience." rebels declare temporary cease-fire ahead of Turkey's November election, 10 Oct 2015 12:34:38 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels declare temporary cease-fire ahead of Turkey's November election. to open up to 5 migrant processing centers, 10 Oct 2015 11:20:53 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — European Union officials say that Greece's first migrant processing center will open over the next 10 days, allowing migrants and refugees to be flown to other EU countries — mostly of their preference — and have their asylum applications processed there. attacker stabs 2 in Jerusalem in latest violence, 10 Oct 2015 11:05:36 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian teenager stabbed two Israelis in Jerusalem Saturday before being shot dead by police forces, the latest in a series of stabbing attacks against civilians and soldiers that have spread across Israel and the West Bank in the past week. Dalai Lama says Buddhist culture most important to him, 10 Oct 2015 12:44:12 GMTDHARMSALA, India (AP) — The Dalai Lama said Saturday he considered it most important to preserve the Buddhist culture that has helped the Tibetan people live together even in exile. stab Israelis in 2 Jerusalem attacks, 10 Oct 2015 14:10:33 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinians carried out two stabbing attacks in Jerusalem on Saturday before being shot dead by police, the latest in a series of assaults against civilians and soldiers in Israel and the West Bank. PHOTOS: Selection of Mideast, Afghan and Pakistan photos, 10 Oct 2015 11:46:19 GMTThis week, a string of lone wolf stabbing attacks by Palestinians against Israeli soldiers and civilians and deadly clashes in the West Bank and on the border of the Gaza Strip sparked concern among Israelis that a third Palestinian Intifada, or uprising, was looming. Meanwhile a series of car bombs in Iraq killed dozens and Lebanese protestors continued to clash with police and pressure their government for sweeping reforms. Trump, brash New Yorker, picks up Southern campaign, 10 Oct 2015 09:49:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Donald Trump is a brash New Yorker who knows the path to the Republican presidential nomination runs through a swath of Southern states where residents pride themselves on graciousness and gentility. Service agent who saved Reagan after shooting dies, 10 Oct 2015 13:50:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service agent credited with saving President Ronald Reagan's life on the day he was shot outside a Washington hotel has died. Cup Capsules, 10 Oct 2015 12:28:05 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Capsules of Saturday's matches at the Presidents Cup: clings to 1-point lead in Presidents Cup, 10 Oct 2015 11:57:26 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Branden Grace delivered two big shots in gathering darkness Saturday that kept the International team within one point of the Americans going into a final day at the Presidents Cup that finally has some drama. Korea parades missiles, drones in anniversary celebration, 10 Oct 2015 09:52:56 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared Saturday that his country was ready to stand up to any threat posed by the United States as he spoke at a lavish military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the North's ruling party and trumpet his third-generation leadership. Cup finally has some drama, with US up by a point, 10 Oct 2015 13:45:12 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Whether it was the South African juggernaut of Branden Grace and Louis Oosthuizen, the inspired play of Bae Sang-moon in front of his home crowd or a format change that reduced the number of matches, the Presidents Cup is truly up for grabs for the first time in 10 years. imposes news blackout on 'gruesome' blast images, 10 Oct 2015 14:18:10 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's government says it has imposed a temporary news blackout following two blasts that killed 86 people who were gathering for a peace rally in the capital Ankara. The attack was Turkey's deadliest in recent years. PM says he wants to revive Afghan-Taliban talks, 10 Oct 2015 11:03:51 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Saturday his government was trying to revive stalled peace talks between representatives of Afghan government and the Taliban., Djokovic to renew rivalry in final of China Open, 10 Oct 2015 14:15:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will renew their long rivalry in the China Open final on Sunday after both won their semifinals in straight sets. breaks up human trafficking ring, arrests 89 people, 10 Oct 2015 11:27:52 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have broken up a human trafficking ring and arrested 89 Chinese and Pakistani citizens who were alleged members. Latest: North Korea shows off missiles, drones in parade, 10 Oct 2015 14:10:08 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The latest on the celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the creation of North Korea's ruling party (all times local). declares N. Korea ready to stand up to any US threat, 10 Oct 2015 14:06:03 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared Saturday that his country was ready to stand up to any threat posed by the United States as he spoke at a lavish military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the North's ruling party and trumpet his third-generation leadership. what to do if shooting starts still hazy at colleges, 10 Oct 2015 14:17:41 GMTEight years after the Virginia Tech massacre led to tighter security at colleges across the U.S., some schools make "active shooter" training mandatory for incoming students, while others offer little more than brief online guidance on what to do if there's a gunman on the loose, a review by The Associated Press finds. woman fears home loss in Atlanta flood-control plan, 10 Oct 2015 13:12:23 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Mattie Jackson's screened porch has an open-door policy. Relatives and friends are likely to walk up at any time and take a seat on the green iron furniture next to the woman known best as "Miss Mattie" in southeast Atlanta's Peoplestown neighborhood. New Hampshire Republicans tell Christie to keep going, 10 Oct 2015 13:29:08 GMTEAST HAMPSTEAD, N.H. (AP) — Despite his single-digit poll numbers and the dominance of another tough-talking candidate, Chris Christie is hearing a clear message from influential Republicans in the early voting states of New Hampshire and Iowa: Keep going. crash ends 3rd practice session in Russia, 10 Oct 2015 11:52:24 GMTSOCHI, Russia (AP) — A heavy crash for Carlos Sainz Jr. ended the final practice session at the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday with the Toro Rosso driver flown to hospital. Latest: Palestinian stabs 3 policemen in Jerusalem, 10 Oct 2015 13:05:58 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The latest developments in ongoing violence between Palestinians and Israelis (all times local):'s health minister says blasts in capital city of Ankara killed 86 people; 186 injured, 10 Oct 2015 12:52:38 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's health minister says blasts in capital city of Ankara killed 86 people; 186 injured. Boehner's here to stay, for now, with nothing to lose, 10 Oct 2015 12:20:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker John Boehner wants out. He really does.' Lukashenko set for re-election, 10 Oct 2015 11:07:36 GMTMINSK, Belarus (AP) — In the 21 years under Alexander Lukashenko's rule, Belarus in many ways has seemed little different than the Soviet republic it once was. Dissent is stifled, sometimes harshly. The economy remains largely state-controlled. Even the flag is nearly identical to the Soviet-era emblem. president orders investigation into fall of Kunduz, 10 Oct 2015 13:29:29 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has appointed a team of investigators to look into the circumstances leading to the Taliban's brief capture of the northern city of Kunduz as well as a U.S. airstrike that destroyed a hospital and killed at least 22 people there, his office said Saturday. LaBeouf charged with public intoxication in Texas, 10 Oct 2015 13:06:05 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Actor Shia LaBeouf has been arrested and charged with public intoxication after an incident in Austin, Texas. battles in central Syria amid Russian airstrikes, 10 Oct 2015 12:55:35 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media and opposition activists are reporting fierce clashes in central Syria as government forces backed by Russian warplanes try to advance against insurgents.'s largest film festival closes with record visitors, 10 Oct 2015 12:58:10 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A typhoon and a government budget cut did not stop cinema lovers from flocking to Asia's most influential film festival. killed, 126 injured in Ankara bomb attacks, 10 Oct 2015 09:59:17 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two bomb explosions targeting a peace rally in Turkey's capital Ankara on Saturday killed at least 30 people and injured 126 others, Turkey's Interior Ministry said., answers about the federal campus safety law, 10 Oct 2015 14:19:21 GMTThe federal law known as the Clery Act is credited with bringing improvements to campus safety, even as sexual assault and gun violence remain major concerns. Supporters of the law plan to mark its 25th anniversary next month. upsets Nishikori to advance to Japan Open final, 10 Oct 2015 13:42:47 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Unseeded Benoit Paire of France beat defending champion Kei Nishikori 1-6, 6-4, 6-2 Saturday to advance to the Japan Open final where he faces top-seeded Stan Wawrinka. Kurdish rebels declare temporary cease-fire, 10 Oct 2015 12:43:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels have declared a temporary cease-fire ahead of Turkey's Nov. 1 election. bomb blasts kill 86 at peace rally; 186 wounded, 10 Oct 2015 13:39:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two bomb explosions targeted a peace rally Saturday by leftist and Kurdish activists in the Turkish capital of Ankara, killing 86 people and wounding 186, the country's health minister said."Lucky one" in Oregon shootings provides details of massacre, 10 Oct 2015 12:29:52 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The 18-year-old college student singled out by the shooter as the "lucky one" to survive and deliver a package to law enforcement has told his story for the first time about the massacre in Roseburg, Oregon. Republicans asks: Can anyone lead us?, 10 Oct 2015 14:13:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The job of leading House Republicans may have gone from difficult to impossible. officials: Attacks across Baghdad kill 8, 10 Oct 2015 12:59:17 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi police say a series of attacks around Baghdad has killed eight people and wounded nearly two dozen. takes pole position for Russian GP, 10 Oct 2015 13:56:30 GMTSOCHI, Russia (AP) — Mercedes' Nico Rosberg took pole position for the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday ahead of his teammate and title rival Lewis Hamilton. CIA-backed Syrian rebels under Russian blitz, 10 Oct 2015 13:10:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — CIA-backed rebels in Syria, who had begun to put serious pressure on President Bashar Assad's forces, are now under Russian bombardment with little prospect of rescue by their American patrons, U.S. officials say. beats Fognini to reach final of China Open, 10 Oct 2015 10:06:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Rafael Nadal reached his first hard-court final in more than a year on Saturday, beating Fabio Fognini 7-5, 6-3 in the China Open semifinals. Nobel winner says Lukashenko to be re-elected, 10 Oct 2015 13:32:47 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Svetlana Alexievich, the Belarusian author who just won the Nobel Prize for literature, says there is no doubt Alexander Lukashenko will be re-elected president this weekend. bomb blasts kill 86 at peace rally; 186 injured, 10 Oct 2015 12:59:57 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's health minister says two bomb explosions in the Turkish capital have killed a total of 86 people. demonstrate in Germany against EU-US trade deal, 10 Oct 2015 13:45:03 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Tens of thousands of people marched through downtown Berlin on Saturday to protest a planned trans-Atlantic free trade pact. killed, 126 injured in Ankara bomb blasts, 10 Oct 2015 12:25:50 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two bomb explosions on Saturday targeting a peace rally by leftist and Kurdish activists in Turkey's capital Ankara killed at least 30 people and injured 126 others, Turkey's Interior Ministry said. jihadists attack central Mali, kill official, 10 Oct 2015 11:44:17 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A mayor says a group of suspected jihadists attacked a village in central Mali, killing a local official in front of his family. man fatally shot after he hit officer with crossbow, 10 Oct 2015 12:48:21 GMTCATO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man has been shot and killed by a state trooper after the man struck an officer with a crossbow. UK Treasury chief Geoffrey Howe dies aged 88, 10 Oct 2015 12:01:12 GMTLONDON (AP) — The family of Britain's former Treasury chief Geoffrey Howe says the longtime Conservative Party figure has died at his home. He was 88.