FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:51:09 -08:00Seattle loses safety Earl Thomas for rest of the seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46ece7487a0c4c3fba113487e9940a0bTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:09:51 GMTRENTON, Wash. (AP) — It was one thing for the Seattle Seahawks to know they would be without safety Earl Thomas for one game, maybe two.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46ece7487a0c4c3fba113487e9940a0bMusic therapist, teacher, teens among warehouse fire victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ac85f8a2ae949bcad1759e518010850Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:47:09 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A therapist who used music to help kids cope with trauma. A woman who taught at a Montessori school. An energetic artist who could make friends with anyone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ac85f8a2ae949bcad1759e518010850Chile court OK's extradition in 1976 car bombing in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10c4d20b913a4d01a434ec400fd45ef9Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:49:06 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chile's Supreme Court ruled Monday that the government can file an extradition request to the United States for two former secret police agents wanted for a 1976 car bombing in Washington that killed a former Chilean ambassador and a U.S. citizen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10c4d20b913a4d01a434ec400fd45ef9North Carolina Gov. McCrory concedes he lost re-election bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f4d357e352243f3aae72cea6818f754Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:04:55 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory conceded the governor's race Monday, clearing the way for Democrat Roy Cooper to be declared the winner nearly four weeks after Election Day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f4d357e352243f3aae72cea6818f754The Latest: Sheriff says more bodies not likely in firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35d96e5947a441e8bee1268dde2dc1bTue, 06 Dec 2016 00:52:40 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in an Oakland warehouse (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35d96e5947a441e8bee1268dde2dc1bSoot swept up: Business unharmed by wildfires set to reopenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca1ca2ee27fb444f81d36284acf0f76fTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:32:42 GMTGATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — Chirping and beeping filled the air as Marion Paul fired up her Gatlinburg video arcade Monday, the first time she's seen her business since deadly wildfires set much of the city ablaze a week ago. Sooty floors needed dusting. Spoiled food had to be tossed. Otherwise, she was set to reopen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca1ca2ee27fb444f81d36284acf0f76fRolling Stone challenges verdict in UVa defamation casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0903685da6bb43a0923590b0e30c720bTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:27:47 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Rolling Stone magazine urged a federal judge on Monday to overturn the verdict of a jury, which found that the publication and a reporter defamed a University of Virginia administrator with their botched story about a gang rape on campus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0903685da6bb43a0923590b0e30c720bCollege student who was stabbed over food dies of injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fba102f3e1d4de2a6c972eae4318c49Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:25:53 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio college student who police say was stabbed in the chest by his roommate and fellow student during a fight over fast food has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fba102f3e1d4de2a6c972eae4318c49Suit: Stop NYC from erasing ID card data amid Trump concernhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f28df9ca3f1d42b289e947f531d12623Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:21:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Two state politicians sued on Monday to try to stop New York City from destroying personal records related to its immigrant-friendly municipal ID cards, a move the city is considering to prevent the data from becoming a deportation tool for a new Republican federal administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f28df9ca3f1d42b289e947f531d12623Correction: Oil Pipeline-Protest storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/792f82995fdf4ea49abf3f90e59e49ecTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:16:14 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — In a story Dec. 4 about an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it would not grant the easement. The Army issued the decision to not approve the easement at this time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/792f82995fdf4ea49abf3f90e59e49ecAlabama's Allen wins Nagurski award as top defensive playerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcd4771bd5bb479399c3431b5886d920Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:44:09 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Alabama senior defensive lineman Jonathan Allen has won the Bronko Nagurski Trophy given annually to the nation's best college defensive player.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcd4771bd5bb479399c3431b5886d920LeBron, Cavs teammates not staying at Trump New York hotelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e05be1495494b858ee110a7cb8d3aa2Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:08:21 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have made other arrangements for players who do not want to stay at a New York hotel branded by President-elect Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e05be1495494b858ee110a7cb8d3aa2Correction: Oil Pipeline-Protest-Quotes storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1197e04298d40c3b7dd615b880adf03Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:17:17 GMTIn a story Dec. 4 about reaction to a decision regarding the Dakota Access oil pipeline, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said that it wouldn't grant an easement for the project. The Army issued the decision to not approve the easement at this time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1197e04298d40c3b7dd615b880adf03No experience needed: Trump taps Carson for HUD secretaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/908ec271704649de90055ca9363dfb2eTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:05:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump chose retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson on Monday to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, raising fresh concerns about the lack of experience some of Trump's Cabinet picks have with agencies they're now being chosen to lead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/908ec271704649de90055ca9363dfb2eThe Latest: Warehouse manager: Didn't know about partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b66dfe813b4dd085b78b42e6626440Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:23:12 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in an Oakland warehouse (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b66dfe813b4dd085b78b42e6626440El Salvador congress strips ex-defense minister of immunityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb7a0e5ce2c14bed9a126bb0b7151be6Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:10:03 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador's congress has voted to strip a former defense minister of immunity from prosecution, so he can be faced with accusations he used his position for arms trafficking.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb7a0e5ce2c14bed9a126bb0b7151be6Live on TV: Moment of reckoning for S. Korean business elitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e3d0ceedc134a8da358680e573bda94Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:42:18 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It's a rare moment of public reckoning for South Korea's most powerful business leaders, courtesy of the country's biggest political scandal in years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e3d0ceedc134a8da358680e573bda94By accident or design, Trump signals tougher China policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/712b5aad40c54d55a6e7e5a4711a759dTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:46:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Whether by accident or design, President-elect Donald Trump is signaling a tougher American policy toward China, sparking warnings from both the outgoing Obama administration and Beijing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/712b5aad40c54d55a6e7e5a4711a759dCorrection: Oil Pipeline-Protest-The Latest storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62a57c85c1ed4dd3a183663b336e9d25Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:24:45 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — In a story Dec. 4 about developments in the dispute over the Dakota Access oil pipeline, The Associated Press reported erroneously in several separate items that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said that it wouldn't grant an easement for the project. The Army issued the decision to not approve the easement at this time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62a57c85c1ed4dd3a183663b336e9d25Colombians protest over rape, killing of 7-year-old girlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3175799c0db245d6b545bef6de4ac6bfTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:12:27 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Hundreds of angry Colombians are taking to the streets to protest the kidnapping and rape of a 7-year-old girl found strangled in an upper-class Bogota apartment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3175799c0db245d6b545bef6de4ac6bfBiden in 2020? With a smile, he says he's not ruling it outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66de17888f8c44bc8a1eec4b00dbc705Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:57:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's more than a month before Donald Trump even enters the White House, but Joe Biden says he's running for president in 2020.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66de17888f8c44bc8a1eec4b00dbc705Mexico minimum wage rises to 80 pesos, falls in dollar termshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2626011015a491f84aab0f3bcd69eedTue, 06 Dec 2016 00:54:57 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico has increased its minimum wage to just over 80 pesos a day, though its dollar value is down due to the peso's devaluation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2626011015a491f84aab0f3bcd69eedAP Explains: What's behind persecution of Myanmar's Rohingyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bbd3e92d99c4986b9784375ea4bddadTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:54:30 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority face discrimination and violence from the Buddhist majority in the Southeast Asian country. Their plight generally goes unnoticed by the world at large, even though some rights activists say their persecution amounts to ethnic cleansing. Here are several things to know about the group:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bbd3e92d99c4986b9784375ea4bddad11 trapped in China's latest coal mine accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdc0f8d7dbaa4254a93cfe9eadfc29bbTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:18:13 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A gas explosion has trapped 11 Chinese coal miners underground, after 53 miners were killed in two similar blasts last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdc0f8d7dbaa4254a93cfe9eadfc29bbNo. 25 Virginia Tech women beat Gardner-Webb 76-42http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f07bfc837d44dcb979fc1114ecefb62Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:22:44 GMTBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Sidney Cook scored 17 points, Regan Magarity had 10 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 25 Virginia Tech beat Gardner-Webb 76-42 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f07bfc837d44dcb979fc1114ecefb62Colleagues paint caustic portrait of artist colony founderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4265e9b2785c420db3d4c9516a7eb13cTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:41:16 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The founder of a ramshackle Oakland artists' colony where dozens of people burned to death saw himself as a kind of guru and loved to surround himself with followers but showed chilling disregard for their well-being, according to relatives, neighbors and acquaintances.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4265e9b2785c420db3d4c9516a7eb13cWisconsin officer will not be charged in black man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5de99e1f5ecb43079df2f87d913acf06Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:30:25 GMTWAUWATOSA, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin police officer will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a black man in a suburban Milwaukee park in June, a local police chief said on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5de99e1f5ecb43079df2f87d913acf06Magic Johnson returns to ESPN for Saturday NBA pregame showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a59cc8fd07e4e599b4f9f29ca799250Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:04:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Magic Johnson watches NBA games every day, amazed by the way Russell Westbrook is compiling triple-doubles even faster than he could.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a59cc8fd07e4e599b4f9f29ca799250Security increased after threatened attack on LA rail stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d4a1b704a79480fa6b0439209532c52Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:44:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the threat authorities say they have received that an attack is to be launched Tuesday at Los Angeles' Universal City commuter rail stop (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d4a1b704a79480fa6b0439209532c52Melancon, Giants reach $62M, 4-year deal pending physicalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8147c12263494227bdbb51cac5e88070Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:58:25 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants landed the top-tier closer they have been seeking for months, agreeing to a $62 million, four-year contract with right-hander Mark Melancon on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8147c12263494227bdbb51cac5e88070Bid to move trial of Alabama officer in black man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c6df2d00d346f3a281180b3c5dd424Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:58:51 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A lawyer for a white Alabama police officer charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a black man has asked a judge to move the upcoming trial, saying the community is filled with "racial prejudice and hatred" toward the officer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c6df2d00d346f3a281180b3c5dd424Rivera not worried about losing team after benching Newtonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5deb98febf41419fb3a2dfa23c4176c3Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:34:56 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera is not worried about losing the faith of his players in the locker room after his decision to bench Cam Newton for the start of Sunday night's game against the Seattle Seahawks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5deb98febf41419fb3a2dfa23c4176c3In bid to fight art fraud, Sotheby's acquires forensic labhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd4c230719364b6b9e91e1f56aa798f9Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:58:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In bid to fight art fraud, Sotheby's announced Monday that it had purchased a forensics firm whose founder once helped the auction house belatedly identify a $10 million painting as a fake.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd4c230719364b6b9e91e1f56aa798f9Eyes of nation on Ferguson, lead monitor tells residentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bdc11842604429db447d66f67c7d8feTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:30:16 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The lead monitor overseeing efforts to eradicate racial bias in Ferguson's police and court system told residents Monday that the "eyes of the whole nation" are on the St. Louis suburb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bdc11842604429db447d66f67c7d8feFBI, other agencies to discuss possible threat to LA areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a86c443617884962b7bdebb132cac959Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:32:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI and local law enforcement agencies called a news conference Monday to discuss what the FBI calls a "non-corroborated" threat involving the Los Angeles area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a86c443617884962b7bdebb132cac959Now in Bangladesh, Rohingya describe rape, murder in Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ece89a8320f4c719df87f81fabd606aTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:00:49 GMTCOX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — The Myanmar soldiers came in the morning, the young mother says. They set fire to the concrete-and-thatch homes, forcing the villagers to cluster together. When some of her neighbors tried to escape into the fields, they were shot. After that, she says, most people stopped running away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ece89a8320f4c719df87f81fabd606aThe Latest: Move to delay finalizing election results pulledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f400d151f7c0431a88881a3dd9f71ae0Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:32:01 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Republican incumbent Pat McCrory conceding to Democrat Roy Cooper in their close race for North Carolina governor (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f400d151f7c0431a88881a3dd9f71ae0Former Fed official Edward W. 'Mike' Kelley Jr. dies at 84http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d161f48c61b42479536b18e03cdb49fTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:18:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Edward W. "Mike" Kelley Jr., who served 14 years as a member of the Federal Reserve Board and was instrumental in modernizing the banking operations of the Federal Reserve system, has died. He was 84.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d161f48c61b42479536b18e03cdb49f2 doors of Wal-Mart founder's first store donated to museumshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90958c888f3e4527aa6b28e3b38e666dTue, 06 Dec 2016 00:45:22 GMTBENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Two doors from the first store owned by Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton have been donated to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington and The Walmart Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90958c888f3e4527aa6b28e3b38e666dWestbrook streak of triple-doubles now at 6 straight gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6ef2a4462af48ffa2b6fb780ce80adcTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:22:52 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook has extended his streak of triple-doubles to six straight games in Atlanta.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6ef2a4462af48ffa2b6fb780ce80adc10 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1ff91f846a84ab5a6f68a7dadd4e35eTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:27:57 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1ff91f846a84ab5a6f68a7dadd4e35eHEISMAN 2016: The spotlight isn't always easy for Jacksonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f13b823c22914678b6498ecdec5cdd27Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:26:01 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Lamar Jackson's breakout into a Heisman Trophy favorite on the field has also required coming out of his shell when he's away from it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f13b823c22914678b6498ecdec5cdd27Immigrant students seek place in mainstream high schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35f79a53693847cdab12119ddb7330deTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:34:30 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A U.S. appeals court must decide if older immigrant and refugee students steered to an alternative high school in Pennsylvania are getting a meaningful education or are simply being passed through the system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35f79a53693847cdab12119ddb7330deCalifornia lawmakers aim to protect immigrants from Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88fd280440094c8dac7bfa42a19ab6d9Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:48:26 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Monday urged President-elect Donald Trump to refrain from pursuing mass deportations and introduced urgent legislation to fund immigration lawyers and help public defenders protect the state's immigrants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88fd280440094c8dac7bfa42a19ab6d9Heisman finalists: Jackson, Watson, Peppers, 2 Soonershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecefac66b7f941ab848b4016b34470eeTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:18:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After putting on a show in Death Valley back in October, Clemson's Deshaun Watson and Louisville's Lamar Jackson will face off again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecefac66b7f941ab848b4016b34470eeAuthorities alerting more families of warehouse fire victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e79e1ce647694d0b97b42508e46d8783Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:44:08 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Terry Ewing was among the anxious family and friends who received confirmation Monday of what he already knew in his heart: His girlfriend was among the three dozen killed in the Oakland warehouse fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e79e1ce647694d0b97b42508e46d8783Gallinari, Barton lead Nuggets past 76ers, 106-98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92fe3529a1c7496e81245c79d72491d3Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:47:01 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Danilo Gallinari scored 24 points and Will Barton had 22, including a big 3-pointer late, to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 106-98 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92fe3529a1c7496e81245c79d72491d3Sheriff: 'Don't believe' more bodies in warehouse firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08e16a049f3942cf9247a252a3f53f64Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:28:18 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Terry Ewing was among the anxious family and friends who received confirmation Monday of what he already knew in his heart: His girlfriend was among the three dozen killed in the Oakland warehouse fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08e16a049f3942cf9247a252a3f53f64AP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8848e7ea54b94054ac5297307676cd83Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:52:10 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff: 'We don't believe' additional bodies will be found in Oakland warehouse fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8848e7ea54b94054ac5297307676cd83Race to replace New Zealand's Key grows to 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5307961074b24435b871ac6e810dc4fdTue, 06 Dec 2016 01:34:50 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Three conservative New Zealand lawmakers say they will seek to lead the country after the surprise resignation of Prime Minister John Key.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5307961074b24435b871ac6e810dc4fd