FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 16 Oct 2017 15:14:30 -07:00Wisconsin governor tells NFL players to stop anthem protests, 16 Oct 2017 21:49:22 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks NFL players should stop protesting during the national anthem and instead speak out against domestic violence. Trump to meet with Yellen to discuss Fed job, 16 Oct 2017 21:41:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will meet with President Donald Trump on Thursday to discuss the possibility of a second term as head of the central bank, a source familiar with the administration's Fed search said Monday. Latest: Minnesota Somalis mourn, condemn Somalia blast, 16 Oct 2017 21:17:22 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the Minnesota Somali community's reaction to Saturday's explosion that killed more than 300 people in Mogadishu, Somalia (all times local): kicked off American flight charges discrimination, 16 Oct 2017 21:21:18 GMTAn activist who helped organize the Women's March on Washington is accusing an American Airlines pilot of racial discrimination for kicking her off a flight. campaign faces subpoena in assault lawsuit, 16 Oct 2017 22:06:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has been subpoenaed for records related to past sexual assault allegations against Trump — charges the president on Monday dismissed as "made-up stuff." Latest: Israeli leader congratulates Kurz on Austria win, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:21 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The Latest on Austria's election (all times local): behind Trump-Russia dossier balks at House subpoena, 16 Oct 2017 21:00:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's connections to Russia is balking at subpoenas from the House intelligence committee, with a lawyer for the firm questioning the legitimacy of the panel's probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Latest: DA to retry suspect in woman's burning death, 16 Oct 2017 21:38:03 GMTBATESVILLE, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Mississippi man charged in the burning death of a woman (all times local): murder charges filed in Muslim teen's death, 16 Oct 2017 21:26:33 GMTFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A northern Virginia man accused of killing a 17-year-old Muslim girl as she walked back to her mosque is now facing a possible death penalty after an indictment Monday charging him with capital murder and rape. calls on nursing home dying: 'Oh my God, this is crazy', 16 Oct 2017 21:31:39 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — At first there was no hint of distress in the 911 calls, no sense of panic. But newly released emergency calls from a sweltering South Florida nursing home that lost its air conditioning to Hurricane Irma showed staffers becoming increasing agitated by an unfolding disaster that would ultimately claim 14 elderly lives. sewage contaminating waters in Puerto Rico after Maria, 16 Oct 2017 20:58:28 GMTCAGUAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — Raw sewage is pouring into the rivers and reservoirs of Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. People without running water bathe and wash their clothes in contaminated streams, and some islanders have been drinking water from condemned wells. state of emergency declared for white nationalist, 16 Oct 2017 21:39:10 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Citing past clashes and protests, Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Monday declared a state of emergency in advance of a speech white nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to give at the University of Florida. Latest: Judge accepts Bergdahl's guilty pleas, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:00 GMTFORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the court-martial of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who walked off his post in Afghanistan (all times local): NFL still riding high, despite issues, 16 Oct 2017 21:16:04 GMTThe narratives themselves are easy enough to craft. Anyone searching for signs the NFL is in trouble doesn't need to look far to document the league's woes., McConnell: No matter what people say, we're friends, 16 Oct 2017 22:03:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell reaffirmed their alliance of necessity Monday in a raucous Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences. The garrulous president claimed they were longtime friends now closer than ever; the reserved Senate Republican leader allowed that they share goals and speak often. leads to fight, stun gun, arrests on Indiana racetrack, 16 Oct 2017 21:31:56 GMTANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Two racecar drivers have been arrested after getting into a fistfight following a crash on an Indiana racetrack that ended with a police officer using a stun gun on one of the drivers. says airstrikes killed "dozens" of militants in Yemen, 16 Oct 2017 21:54:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military said Monday it killed dozens of Islamic State fighters in airstrikes on two training camps in Yemen. Formal complaint made over gay crackdown in Chechnya, 16 Oct 2017 21:39:24 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A gay Russian man accused authorities in Chechnya on Monday of jailing and beating him as part of a broad crackdown on LGBT people. fake news on Facebook works - just too slowly, 16 Oct 2017 22:04:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's effort to limit the spread of fake news using outside fact-checkers appears to be having an effect — although that finding comes with a major caveat. deadlocks in trial over burning death in Mississippi, 16 Oct 2017 21:30:40 GMTBATESVILLE, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi judge declared a mistrial Monday after jurors said they could not reach a unanimous verdict in the trial of a man charged with burning a woman to death. Latest: About 100 people still reported missing in fires, 16 Oct 2017 21:52:10 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):, 6 others bidding to take over bankrupt Alitalia, 16 Oct 2017 22:02:04 GMTMILAN (AP) — Lufthansa and Easy Jet are among seven airlines that made binding offers Monday to take over all or part of Alitalia, the Italian carrier that declared bankruptcy in May. of Holocaust victims projected on Prague synagogue, 16 Oct 2017 21:53:09 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — Prague's Jewish Museum has launched a new project to honor the victims of the Holocaust. major US stock indexes fared on Monday, 16 Oct 2017 21:00:21 GMTU.S. stocks finished slightly higher Monday, extending a record-setting run for the stock market into a sixth straight week. Financial and technology stocks had some of the biggest gains. Energy companies also rose along with crude oil prices. Health care stocks declined the most., EU leaders agree on need for speed in Brexit talks, 16 Oct 2017 21:16:20 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Britain's prime minister capped a day of Brexit diplomacy Monday with hugs from the chief of the European Union's executive arm and an agreement that negotiations on the U.K.'s departure from the EU need to be sped up. Latest: Authorities: Days, weeks for some to see homes, 16 Oct 2017 21:05:26 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): Latest: Catalan leader calls jailing of 2 'bad news', 16 Oct 2017 21:52:57 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): says predecessors didn't honor fallen; response heated, 16 Oct 2017 21:42:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets. President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from those who witnessed those grieving encounters. workers testify against breeder with 84 Great Danes, 16 Oct 2017 21:09:32 GMTOSSIPEE, N.H. (AP) — Former employees of New Hampshire dog breeder say her home's floors were covered in dog urine and feces, and an officer says the property was such a mess it looked like it had been burglarized when 84 Great Danes were seized in June. lowers 2018 growth forecast from 2.6 to 2.3 percent amid political uncertainty in Catalonia, 16 Oct 2017 22:09:44 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain lowers 2018 growth forecast from 2.6 to 2.3 percent amid political uncertainty in Catalonia. cosmic crash confirmed: Einstein was as good as gold, 16 Oct 2017 22:03:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When two extremely dense neutron stars crashed together in a distant galaxy, astronomers struck scientific gold, confirming previously unproven theories, including some from Albert Einstein. Latest: Search continues for man missing from platform, 16 Oct 2017 21:49:10 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — The Latest on the oil rig explosion near New Orleans (all times local): US missiles kill 20 militants in NW Pakistan, 16 Oct 2017 21:16:11 GMTDERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) — Missiles apparently fired by a U.S. drone struck a militant compound in the Kurram tribal region close to the Pakistan-Afghanistan border Monday evening, killing 20 extremists, two intelligence officials said Monday' shares fall after key shareholder plans to quit board, 16 Oct 2017 21:38:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Sears Holdings Corp. have tumbled after the ailing retailer announced that an executive of the company's second largest shareholder was resigning from is board. Latest: Jury deadlocks in trial over burning death, 16 Oct 2017 21:15:32 GMTBATESVILLE, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Mississippi man charged in the burning death of a woman (all times local): opposition looks for answers after election loss, 16 Oct 2017 22:06:25 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Voting sites were shifted to distant neighborhoods with rampant crime. Ballots featured the faces of opposition candidates who lost in primaries. The government-stacked National Electoral Council denied monitoring accreditation to one of Venezuela's most important independent observers. on US Treasury bills climb at weekly auction, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills climbing to their highest level in nine years. accused of killing son, using tiki oil to burn home, 16 Oct 2017 21:55:23 GMTMERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — A woman accused of suffocating her 8-year-old son before using tiki torch oil to set her Connecticut home on fire last year has had her bond set at $1 million in a North Carolina court. Vegans help after tragedy with garden, free services, 16 Oct 2017 21:10:13 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The day after a gunman opened fire on a country music festival from a high-rise Las Vegas hotel, a local landscaper was at City Hall with an idea for remembering the 58 people killed in the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history. wild horse roundup continues amid counting dispute, 16 Oct 2017 21:02:47 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A roundup of wild horses continued Monday in the desert of southwestern Wyoming after a judge declined to stop it during a lawsuit over how the animals are counted. teen released on probation days before slaying, 16 Oct 2017 21:20:24 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma teen accused of fatally shooting a man and raping an 81-year-old woman was released from juvenile court days before the offenses, despite a prosecutor's concerns that he would "hurt or kill a homeowner." Packers' Rodgers to have surgery on collarbone, 16 Oct 2017 21:38:31 GMTGREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says quarterback Aaron Rodgers will have surgery on his broken right collarbone, and that his season could be over. says Delta crew stopped her from singing anthem, 16 Oct 2017 21:46:36 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia physician said her plan to honor a fallen soldier by singing the U.S. national anthem aboard a Delta Air Lines plane carrying the soldier's casket was stopped by a flight attendant who told her it would violate company policy. Fairchild ends ballet career with confetti, flowers, 16 Oct 2017 22:12:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Silvery confetti has rained down on the stage at New York City Ballet for dancer Robert Fairchild, who ended his ballet career by handing out roses to each of his fellow dancers. Source: Spurs, Aldridge agree on extension, 16 Oct 2017 21:57:15 GMTThe San Antonio Spurs have reached an agreement with LaMarcus Aldridge on an extension that will keep him under contract for an additional three years. accuse EPA's Pruitt of misusing taxpayer funds, 16 Oct 2017 21:17:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Top-ranking Democrats on four House committees are urging a federal watchdog to review whether Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt broke any laws appearing in a video for a private group opposing an Obama-era clean water rule. weather gives leg up to crews on California wildfires, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:55 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The winds eased, some of the smoke began to clear and the forecast Monday offered a tantalizing chance of rain to thousands of firefighters trying to corral the wildfires that have laid waste to the nation's most celebrated wine-making region. Latest: Venezuelan opposition figure accepts ballot loss, 16 Oct 2017 21:48:52 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the outcome of and reaction to Venezuela's key regional elections (all times local): Exclusive: Corruption probe prompts reviews of NCAA teams, 16 Oct 2017 21:13:41 GMTThe spate of arrests, details of under-the-table bribes to teenagers and the downfall of one of the sport's best-known coaches has triggered uncomfortable soul-searching among the institutions at the heart of college basketball, including internal reviews by more than two dozen schools of their own prominent programs. Judging brings emotions, but keep them in check, 16 Oct 2017 21:45:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor told college students in New York City that she sometimes feels "great turmoil" inside when she is hearing arguments on the bench, but works hard to keep her emotions and personal biases in check.