FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:09:12 -07:00Rioters rampage against residence law in northeast Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb2c47e545704b11832fde0760dfb1ebTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:56:25 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Rioters set fire to the homes of seven lawmakers during a rampage to protest new legislation defining who can claim to be from the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb2c47e545704b11832fde0760dfb1ebIMF head: Global growth likely to be weaker than expectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a52f0e8495341d1add74e3f7e044a54Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:48:48 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund says global economic growth is likely to be weaker than earlier expected and will remain at moderate levels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a52f0e8495341d1add74e3f7e044a54Pandora to celebrate 10-year anniversary with ad-free dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44f5553bfe6849b8893869e4b16d0143Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pandora will celebrate its 10-year anniversary with a day of free advertisements.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44f5553bfe6849b8893869e4b16d0143National crime museum in DC closing at the end of Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c402c304fd4c6ea890b0c300d545e3Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:03:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's National Museum of Crime & Punishment has announced it will be closing its doors soon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c402c304fd4c6ea890b0c300d545e3The Latest: Supreme Court weighs appeals of death row inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b836ecd521144feab0e3d2eaeeab7528Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:53:28 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The latest on the scheduled execution of Missouri inmate Roderick Nunley, who was convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing a 15-year-old girl in Kansas City in 1989 (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b836ecd521144feab0e3d2eaeeab7528Man sentenced to life with no parole walks free in Missourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9c6b94699014af19344becfec7920ddTue, 01 Sep 2015 12:52:50 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison without parole on a marijuana-related charge walked out of a Missouri prison a free man on Tuesday, after spending two decades behind bars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9c6b94699014af19344becfec7920ddAmazon to let Prime members download videoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3ae6ccb80d444ef8273f230252ed889Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:49:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3ae6ccb80d444ef8273f230252ed889Journalist in Azerbaijan sentenced to 7½ years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d8930f0af19424e9685ac86349194deTue, 01 Sep 2015 12:44:54 GMTBAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — A court in Azerbaijan has convicted investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova of several financial crimes and sentenced her to 7½ years in prison, in a case widely criticized by human rights organizations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d8930f0af19424e9685ac86349194deFacility being built at Rhode Island university collapseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a191a36e623e479e8040717ab6b3beeaTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:59:44 GMTSMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — An athletic building under construction at a private Rhode Island university has collapsed, injuring six construction workers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a191a36e623e479e8040717ab6b3beeaChurchill Downs upgrading premium clubhouse seatinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9084e2daf3b04051983c21b7b47f771cTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:56:08 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs plans to offer more premium seating with an $18 million project expected to be done in time for next year's Kentucky Derby.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9084e2daf3b04051983c21b7b47f771cBarbara Brecht-Schall, Bertolt Brecht's daughter, dies at 84http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6582466dd2c746ca9decf40f63029410Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:56:33 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German actress Barbara Brecht-Schall, the daughter and main heir of playwright Bertolt Brecht, has died. She was 84.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6582466dd2c746ca9decf40f63029410Southwest flight diverted after passengers become disorderlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbed90d9cd2a40399929293a2982f3ceTue, 01 Sep 2015 12:59:55 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Southwest Airlines says a Chicago-bound flight has been diverted to Texas after a group of passengers became disorderly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbed90d9cd2a40399929293a2982f3ceThe Latest: 5th suspect in deaths of 71 migrants in jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/609c5cf2d2354655a62c11f7d3336595Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:17:36 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/609c5cf2d2354655a62c11f7d3336595Baby girl delivered in back of Uber car by Lincoln Tunnelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf58be88ac804d69895ae1fafb3a1547Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:50:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Officials say a baby girl was successfully delivered in the backseat of an Uber car parked at the mouth of the Lincoln Tunnel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf58be88ac804d69895ae1fafb3a1547US auto sales expected to drop in Augusthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb5242bcbd15424c989274438f1f13f3Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:37:42 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler's U.S. sales rose 2 percent in August thanks to strong demand for Jeep SUVs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb5242bcbd15424c989274438f1f13f3Chaos in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79743c06639548cd9e728563f476790cTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:27 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Upset migrants chanted "Freedom! Freedom!" and demanded to use their train tickets Tuesday after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic from its main terminal in Budapest and cleared the station of hundreds of migrants trying to board trains for Austria and Germany.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79743c06639548cd9e728563f476790cFlights start between Orlando and Dubaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd6cc2574284497ba168806ff2877856Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:09:50 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando tourism officials say the start of flights between Orlando International Airport and Dubai should tap new markets of tourists in the Middle East and Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd6cc2574284497ba168806ff2877856FIFA scandal becomes exhibit at Mob Museum in Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67336ccc5f714247ac0e104c8e7108fcTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:29:40 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The same museum that chronicles Sin City's mob beginnings led by underworld criminals like Bugsy Siegel is hoping to score with an exhibit exploring FIFA's wide-ranging corruption scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67336ccc5f714247ac0e104c8e7108fcFall Movie Preview: Highlights from September-Decemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/585d2c04bd9d407e932e809b85ed987dTue, 01 Sep 2015 12:34:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Though the fall movie season is traditionally the time of year when Hollywood gets serious, this fall is stuffed with spectacles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/585d2c04bd9d407e932e809b85ed987dLawyer: Turkey arrested journalist to deter foreign mediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9974bdc39da4402ab77ca938f0f5ead6Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:59:26 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A lawyer representing two Vice News journalists and their assistant has denounced a Turkish court's decision to arrest them on terror-related charges, calling it a government attempt to deter foreign media from reporting on the conflict with Kurdish rebels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9974bdc39da4402ab77ca938f0f5ead610 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3794b9a19e743daa73c8702cbf9fb83Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:05:39 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3794b9a19e743daa73c8702cbf9fb83North Korean choir gives military-inspired concert in Russiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b3e1cea2ec42ef9ed227693b8ba802Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:16:52 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The North Korean National Choir has performed for the first time in the Russian capital, putting on a military-inspired concert.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b3e1cea2ec42ef9ed227693b8ba802American anti-dolphin-hunt activist arrested in Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1544f06c22684d6eb73d49160ea56057Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:32:54 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Former "Flipper" trainer Ric O'Barry was released by police late Tuesday after being arrested for not carrying his passport while in Japan to protest a dophin hunt due to begin this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1544f06c22684d6eb73d49160ea56057Thai prime minister says bombing suspect arrested at borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8ef8d856274843ac375daf0e768ac1Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:23:31 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago, the prime minister announced Tuesday. He said the suspect resembles a yellow-shirted man in a surveillance video who police say planted the bomb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8ef8d856274843ac375daf0e768ac1Review: 'Star Wars' toy rush begins with 'Disney Infinity'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c665b21a14b24f919a63c85a0ad27ac7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:46:40 GMTWhen it comes to "Star Wars," some aliens in a different galaxy said it best: Resistance is futile.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c665b21a14b24f919a63c85a0ad27ac7Crime museum closing at the end of Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/358632e05f3047929eb646c50954ac1eTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:06:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's National Museum of Crime & Punishment has announced that it will be closing its doors soon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/358632e05f3047929eb646c50954ac1eFrom 'Everest' to Depp, highlights of the Venice Film festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b90781f9637462983aadb00f393d92aTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:40:08 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — It's a sure sign that summer's over and the awards season is around the corner — the feast of fall film festivals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b90781f9637462983aadb00f393d92aWorld markets drop after bleak Chinese industry reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48346c7ca5641a7b89d69c828bb4b31Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:45:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More signs of weakness in China's economy are sending global stock markets sharply lower.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48346c7ca5641a7b89d69c828bb4b31Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept info in emailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c37395c89c5a41698ebc3761c93ad510Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:01:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other forms of unsecure electronic communication, according to the latest batch of messages released by the agency from Clinton's tenure as secretary of state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c37395c89c5a41698ebc3761c93ad510Protests spotlight Lebanon dysfunction, but reforms elusivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f2a83232e134513b1198c68e4092326Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:06 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Anti-government demonstrators in Lebanon have staged three large rallies in the past two weeks and a small group Tuesday stormed the environment ministry to press demands for reform. Here's a look at what's behind the protests, the most significant public expression of frustration with Lebanon's dysfunctional system of government in years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f2a83232e134513b1198c68e4092326Baseball, wings and Ellen: Meet the Miss America hopefulshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/998e70ebf2b34e339bc12e9d0736ebeeTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:08:31 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — This year, Georgia is from Oklahoma — Georgia Frazier, that is, a cancer survivor and daughter of a former New York Yankees pitcher who holds an inauspicious World Series record.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/998e70ebf2b34e339bc12e9d0736ebeeSpain: Police search family house of train attackerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e5ad339154a4d4a8dbdd891671ede69Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:37:26 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police have searched the family house of the Moroccan man arrested for trying to stage an attack on a high-speed train traveling to Paris late last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e5ad339154a4d4a8dbdd891671ede69Romania: prosecutor, tax official detained on bribe chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9da875625c47404f933c71bae900239fTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:38:26 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have detained a prosecutor and a senior tax official on suspicion they took bribes from a businessman to resolve a court case in his favor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9da875625c47404f933c71bae900239fLos Angeles City Council poised to vote on 2024 Olympic planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c58adb963d344d784e7a2c9b92f6dcdTue, 01 Sep 2015 12:54:55 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A month after Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympic Games collapsed, Los Angeles appears on the verge of stepping in as the replacement U.S. candidate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c58adb963d344d784e7a2c9b92f6dcdJapan scraps Olympic logo over plagiarism allegationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97b6034b3de44edca8d2f8a661747ee4Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:39:24 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers on Tuesday decided to scrap the logo for the 2020 Games following another allegation its Japanese designer might have used copied materials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97b6034b3de44edca8d2f8a661747ee4Multiple suicide attacks kill 12 Iraqi troops, militiamenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cee6ce56f53c4d1f8aa0f4b039a30ebbTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:33:24 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a series of suicide attacks by the Islamic State group outside a town in Anbar province west of Baghdad killed 12 soldiers and allied Sunni militiamen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cee6ce56f53c4d1f8aa0f4b039a30ebbKentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fabe090f0f304184bed37207255984e9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:25 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky has again refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, invoking her religious beliefs and "God's authority" — this time in defiance of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fabe090f0f304184bed37207255984e9Michigan House panel mulls 2 lawmakers' fitness for officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8efba4ea11bc48f59b0cd8026676927eTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:51:57 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan legislative committee has held the first of several disciplinary hearings for two lawmakers who are accused of misusing public resources to hide an extramarital affair.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8efba4ea11bc48f59b0cd8026676927ePortugal struggles to sell rescued bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ee3f07977304c9c93bcd3d590beb965Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:29:39 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal is having trouble selling Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged from last year's collapse of major lender Banco Espirito Santo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ee3f07977304c9c93bcd3d590beb965China parade draws Putin, but few other major world leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c5f1d2433214be280826530a38f4e4dTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:14:52 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Russian leader Vladimir Putin, South Korean President Park Geun-hye and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon shine at the top of China's guest list at this week's grand commemorations of the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat in World War II. After them, the wattage gets pretty low.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c5f1d2433214be280826530a38f4e4dHilton dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnershiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1064c29a38c744f7843fcb78137c234fTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:56:03 GMTHilton is hailing the ride sharing service Uber to help guests reach its hotels and then explore the city where they are staying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1064c29a38c744f7843fcb78137c234f2 Maryland correctional dogs die of heat exhaustionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdfc345588354b3a8826854841d5f868Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:15:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say two Maryland correctional dogs died from heat exhaustion when a vehicle's air conditioner failed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdfc345588354b3a8826854841d5f868The Latest: Husband: Kentucky clerk is 'standing for God'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b910aa42739a4fa8b19dff98d4b1cbddTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:52:30 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b910aa42739a4fa8b19dff98d4b1cbddLebanese group stages sit-in at ministry over trash crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d13d0bcde6544c29d5c77611a528d42Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:34:12 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese protesters broke into the Environment Ministry in downtown Beirut Tuesday, staging a sit-in outside the minister's office and demanding his resignation over the country's snowballing trash crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d13d0bcde6544c29d5c77611a528d42Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebb46f38d82f4998a3a595325a8f8e17Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:26:42 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis declared Tuesday he is allowing all priests in the church's upcoming Year of Mercy to absolve women of the "sin of abortion" if they repent with a "contrite heart."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebb46f38d82f4998a3a595325a8f8e17Dow Jones average sinks 300 points in early trading following weak China manufacturing datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b31908da2cd4c14bdc4c94f4b4e1e75Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:35:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dow Jones average sinks 300 points in early trading following weak China manufacturing data.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b31908da2cd4c14bdc4c94f4b4e1e75Australian, Thai journalists acquitted of defaming Thai navyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7821c0a00f4484f83d23475a9d0275eTue, 01 Sep 2015 13:19:12 GMTPHUKET, Thailand (AP) — An Australian journalist and his Thai colleague were acquitted Tuesday in a criminal defamation lawsuit filed by Thailand's navy over an online news report about the trafficking of refugees from Myanmar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7821c0a00f4484f83d23475a9d0275eThe Latest: Kentucky clerk invokes 'God's authority'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/575c74f9493440428c9dbe43f0cc6fe8Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:44:28 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/575c74f9493440428c9dbe43f0cc6fe8Major development in California solitary confinement lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a85c6fb1b3a4672b010e9bb9b001108Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:59:22 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Attorneys representing inmates held in California's notorious isolation cells say there is a major development in a lawsuit challenging the practice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a85c6fb1b3a4672b010e9bb9b001108A primer on where pope stands on gays, divorce, climatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe03750205f1424e8e363f73b1432059Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:35:27 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is expected to raise issues ranging from climate change to income inequality when he visits Cuba and the United States Sept. 19-27. Francis has launched an agenda of reform in the Vatican and in the global church, prioritizing different issues and counseling a more merciful message. Here's a primer on where the pope stands on key issues.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe03750205f1424e8e363f73b1432059