FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:49:30 -07:00Renfree sharp as Falcons hold off Ravens' comeback, 20-19http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7aed8bdf618e41d192dab316235341edFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:18:54 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons may have found their starting running back and backup quarterback.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7aed8bdf618e41d192dab316235341edArizona's Wright goes down with knee injury in season openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/737f528f990845b6a5f4850566b910ccFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:06:04 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona All-America linebacker Scooby Wright injured his left knee in the 22nd-ranked Wildcats' opener against UTSA on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/737f528f990845b6a5f4850566b910ccBrady sits after court victory, and Giants top Patriots 12-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1105779e73134c39addd66c0088b3ae1Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:53:13 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Chris Boswell kicked four field goals and the New York Giants finished off the preseason with a 12-9 victory Thursday over the New England Patriots, who had already won a much larger victory earlier in the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1105779e73134c39addd66c0088b3ae1Brady sits out after court victory, Giants top Patriots 12-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0a001506b2f47c1a3b191323d54d1f3Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:59:00 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Chris Boswell kicked four field goals and the New York Giants finished off the preseason with a 12-9 victory Thursday over the New England Patriots, who had already won a much larger victory earlier in the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0a001506b2f47c1a3b191323d54d1f3North Dakota frat probed in alleged assault, anti-gay tauntshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/758f72aea2414884b9cf998269e54781Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:25:18 GMTA gay man believes his outfit of metallic red shorts and a tank top was what triggered what he said was an assault and homophobic taunting during a weekend incident at a University of North Dakota fraternity house that police are investigating.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/758f72aea2414884b9cf998269e54781The Latest: Funeral arrangements announced for slain officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76cdbad1f9241488afac86a4b995f9bFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:08:07 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76cdbad1f9241488afac86a4b995f9bJameis Winston sits out as Bucs beat Dolphins 22-17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58ea5baae0e8444199bf5161a2e0b44dFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:28:25 GMTMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Jameis Winston sat out and DeVante Parker played, which was the biggest news in the exhibition season finale Thursday between the Buccaneers and Dolphins, won by Tampa Bay, 22-17.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58ea5baae0e8444199bf5161a2e0b44dReport faults VA management for construction cost overrunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e2515d95dda4320a0876a5a96585a20Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:16:53 GMTAURORA, Colo. (AP) — Huge cost overruns and long delays at new VA hospitals in Colorado, Florida and Louisiana were caused by multiple design changes, mismanaged contracts or poor budget controls, according to Army Corps of Engineers reports released Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e2515d95dda4320a0876a5a96585a20Asian stock markets ebb ahead of US jobs reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/039707697a254167845d699847f5fc11Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:22:41 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower Friday as caution prevailed before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption of trading on Chinese stock markets next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/039707697a254167845d699847f5fc11Latest on US Open: Hewitt, 2001 champ, loses in 5 setshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df5159e9c216466eb32392ffb2bfe646Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:14:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df5159e9c216466eb32392ffb2bfe646Cruz blames Obama for climate of violence against policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d90a4350ddc645d687c38f7acbc8c939Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:19:26 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz blamed President Barack Obama on Thursday for a climate of violence against police, contending the president and his administration have long vilified law enforcement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d90a4350ddc645d687c38f7acbc8c939Obarski's late field goal sends Bengals past Colts 9-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16a58ca809134eb79fbe2449f367e8e4Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:34:47 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bengals quarterback A.J. McCarron impressed his coach Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16a58ca809134eb79fbe2449f367e8e4Afroman fined, ordered to get counseling for punching fanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1dd12f93a5d47239993475c48dd90adFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:33:25 GMTBILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Rap artist Afroman was given a suspended six-month jail sentence Thursday, fined $330 and ordered to undergo anger management and impulse behavior counseling for punching a woman who jumped on a stage during a concert earlier this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1dd12f93a5d47239993475c48dd90adPolice: Gunman kills 1, wounds 2 at Sacramento collegehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b45652fae6d4238841c03d45122bc7aFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:41:02 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police searched for a gunman Thursday night who killed one person and wounded two others in a parking lot on a Sacramento college campus, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b45652fae6d4238841c03d45122bc7aJudge sides with Brady on 'Deflategate,' NFL appealshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5baf76e183de4d98be29690bfd98f3a3Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:20:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was treated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. The league quickly appealed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5baf76e183de4d98be29690bfd98f3a3California governor offers $3.6 billion annual highway planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/232fadcd428a4a45952ba5bf3ff96f84Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:57:59 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown's administration is proposing to spend $3.6 billion a year for repairs to California's crumbling transportation infrastructure, with some of the money to come from a $65 annual fee on vehicle registrations and increases in diesel and gas taxes tied to inflation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/232fadcd428a4a45952ba5bf3ff96f84ESPN pulls Schilling for next month after anti-Muslim tweethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/376d29e85588406e8d441389186c72f4Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:12:27 GMTBRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — ESPN says commentator Curt Schilling won't appear on the air for the next month in the wake of his anti-Muslim tweet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/376d29e85588406e8d441389186c72f4Tebow throws 2 TD passes in Eagles' 24-18 loss to Jetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c821dfe5782140ac9df4828c7da1f13aFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:35:02 GMTEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Tim Tebow insists he never lost his passion for playing while he was out of the NFL.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c821dfe5782140ac9df4828c7da1f13aMan faces charges after tweeting 'kill all the white people'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab126af1379f455fa6439dada6769bedFri, 04 Sep 2015 01:58:39 GMTLA PLATA, Md. (AP) — Police say a 20-year-old man has been charged after he tweeted about killing "all the white people" in a Maryland town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab126af1379f455fa6439dada6769bed2 papal parades, more passes available after ticket outcryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f495ad1a6a1b4a17be5298d2c86c62b5Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:34:06 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — After an outcry over plans to keep most of Pope Francis' audience at his biggest Philadelphia events several blocks away, organizers Thursday announced the pontiff will parade through downtown twice and said they would set aside 30,000 tickets for the public to get a closer view.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f495ad1a6a1b4a17be5298d2c86c62b5Jungmann, Santana, Brewers beat Pirates for 6th time in rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfca76ec3fac42ddad25200f6c0518c2Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:57:57 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Taylor Jungmann pitched six strong innings and the Milwaukee Brewers swept Pittsburgh 5-3 Thursday night, beating the Pirates for the sixth straight time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfca76ec3fac42ddad25200f6c0518c210 Things to Know for Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d20b10c47794ec3ac328066b9fe3e38Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:04:53 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d20b10c47794ec3ac328066b9fe3e38Fales throws for 2 TDs, Bears beat Browns 24-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b5b7c344804e2794ee3b9537092ef2Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:06:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — David Fales made his case to be Chicago's third-string quarterback, throwing two touchdown passes, and the Bears closed out the preseason with a 24-0 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b5b7c344804e2794ee3b9537092ef2Ryan Zimmerman stays hot as Nationals rout Braves 15-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0acb2e5974b24dc1b926713b9c1943d5Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:20:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman continued his torrid stretch with three hits and four RBIs, Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings and the Washington Nationals opened a seven-game homestand with a 15-1 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0acb2e5974b24dc1b926713b9c1943d5Pentagon says 6 peacekeepers injured in Sinai explosionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5370f5f4f24340d5899fb2ba78cf3722Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:40:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Defense Department says four U.S. soldiers and two Multinational Force and Observers' peacekeepers were injured by improvised explosive devices Thursday in the Northeast Sinai region of Egypt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5370f5f4f24340d5899fb2ba78cf3722Lions beat Bills 17-10 in preseason finalehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8f049fd9289424e80a23585fc45c30cFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:44:39 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Rookie Zach Zenner, fighting for a roster spot, ran for a go-ahead, 3-yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Lions held on to beat the Buffalo Bills 17-10 Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8f049fd9289424e80a23585fc45c30cDeVante Parker debuts for Miami in 22-17 win over Bucshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16631a3f60894355a597cedb728e2378Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:41:30 GMTMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Dolphins receiver DeVante Parker, their top pick in this year's draft, made his preseason debut, the biggest news in the exhibition season finale Thursday between the Buccaneers and Dolphins won by Tampa Bay, 22-17.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16631a3f60894355a597cedb728e2378Harbaugh's here! Michigan's most interesting man debutshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/172ad07ef64b40039762cc0ffd316e00Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:45:37 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A little less than two hours before kickoff, Jim Harbaugh stepped out of the locker room at Rice-Eccles Stadium, chatted with his wife and a couple friends behind the end zone and then ducked back under the bleachers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/172ad07ef64b40039762cc0ffd316e00US Open Lookahead: Venus Williams could use tips from Serenahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bba90c1e08d4ad8993756771964892fFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:27:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Venus Williams' opponent in the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday is 18-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland, who just so happens to be the last player to beat Serena Williams.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bba90c1e08d4ad8993756771964892fGuatemala swears in new president after Perez Molina resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/667ee1d510ac4e11ababc094426ff1c8Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:45:05 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's newly sworn-in president demanded that all top government officials submit their resignations and promised an honest and inclusive administration following the surprise resignation earlier Thursday of President Otto Perez Molina amid a widening fraud investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/667ee1d510ac4e11ababc094426ff1c8NFL Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c75c393a10894d52af4936fca81fedefFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:11:42 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Chris Boswell kicked four field goals and the New York Giants finished off the preseason with a 12-9 victory Thursday over the New England Patriots, who had already won a much larger victory earlier in the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c75c393a10894d52af4936fca81fedefThe Latest: Canada: Syria family didn't file refugee requesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b04364f2e0e54736b9bbc30064043d8cFri, 04 Sep 2015 01:10:47 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b04364f2e0e54736b9bbc30064043d8cPolice: 11-year-old fatally shoots intruder, 16, in Missourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baedc6cf5faa49bfb37a1bb6471c877eFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:14:22 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis County police say an 11-year-old boy fatally shot a 16-year-old intruder during a home invasion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baedc6cf5faa49bfb37a1bb6471c877eNigerian president declares wealth, showing 'austere' livinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74913f6b17134823bee08a639d97ea77Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:03:09 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The wealth declaration of Nigeria's new president shows he has been living "an austere and Spartan lifestyle," with $150,000 in his personal account, contrary to what many might expect of one who has held a number of top government positions, an official said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74913f6b17134823bee08a639d97ea77Panthers roll by Steelers in preseason finale 23-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dacac58f4384f6eab920ff9877ca06eFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:39:51 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Jordan Todman ran for a long touchdown and Carolina's defense shut down the Pittsburgh Steelers backups in a 23-6 win on Thursday night in the preseason finale for both teams.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dacac58f4384f6eab920ff9877ca06eCowboys top Texans with late score 21-14 in preseason finalehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5894f6c73cb84746a94f2e60271dbe63Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:31:44 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ben Malena ran 5 yards for the go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter and the Dallas Cowboys avoided their second straight winless exhibition season with a 21-14 victory Thursday night over Houston.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5894f6c73cb84746a94f2e60271dbe63Thais unveil restored statue at bomb site to boost moralehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33f1f43762f94cd1a34123267a359a46Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:27:20 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities unveiled the restored centerpiece Friday of the Erawan Shrine, in the latest bid to restore confidence among Bangkok's tourism and business communities almost three weeks after a deadly bombing that left 20 dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33f1f43762f94cd1a34123267a359a46Chiefs beat Rams 24-17, finish preseason unbeatenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f0afc6e5bb460b929faf3c09c47eedFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:26:20 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Chase Daniel threw a touchdown pass and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the St. Louis Rams 24-17 to finish unbeaten in the preseason on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f0afc6e5bb460b929faf3c09c47eedBiden says he's not sure if he will seek presidencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d218bfff8804e07ba7c35a29aa2744bFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:34:31 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he was unsure if he will seek the Democratic presidential nomination, telling a Jewish audience that his decision will hinge on whether he and his family have the "emotional energy to run."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d218bfff8804e07ba7c35a29aa2744b3 shot, 1 killed, gunman sought on Sacramento college campushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e820518fa1204945afdb078f8e70b677Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:13:03 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police say at least one victim was a student in a shooting that left one person dead and two people injured in the parking lot of Sacramento City College.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e820518fa1204945afdb078f8e70b677NBC golf analyst Rolfing battling cancerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8182fc3ce553410287cdb62068c0b6d9Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:59:47 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Television golf analyst Mark Rolfing has been diagnosed with salivary gland cancer and will not be part of the Golf Channel or NBC broadcast team for the rest of the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8182fc3ce553410287cdb62068c0b6d9Drone crashes into stands during US Open match; no injureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf15ed8ddc7409ead0d4b02af1b03b4Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:29:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A drone buzzed over the court during a U.S. Open match in Louis Armstrong Stadium on Thursday night and crashed into an empty section of seats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf15ed8ddc7409ead0d4b02af1b03b4Latest on US Open: Drone crashes into stands during matchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c25bd0bfc63f419885ad0bd7cf3ea7ceFri, 04 Sep 2015 01:55:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c25bd0bfc63f419885ad0bd7cf3ea7ceDown 2 sets to none, Murray comes back to win at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/894a4ae25868405381c01aa19cc68141Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:02:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Before they stepped on court, there was nothing to suggest Andy Murray would have any trouble against Adrian Mannarino in the U.S. Open's second round.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/894a4ae25868405381c01aa19cc68141Thousands of gallons of oil spilled in Mississippi Riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f8698ce72c742e2afe35b9075d100c8Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:22:40 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ky. (AP) — Part of the Mississippi River was closed as crews investigated an oil spill caused by the collision of two tow boats, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f8698ce72c742e2afe35b9075d100c8Mariota tosses 1st TD pass, Titans beat Vikings 24-17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d98415c1064ba98a5c412f6e290616Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:15:31 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Marcus Mariota got his chance to show he could start a game in style, and now the warmup act is over for the rookie quarterback.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d98415c1064ba98a5c412f6e290616Myers kicks 47-yard FG to lift Jaguars past Redskins 17-16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bb080a9d3e143db8eb7d427847e776cFri, 04 Sep 2015 02:46:25 GMTLANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Jason Myers kicked a 47-yard field goal with 3:32 left in his debut as Jacksonville's starter, and the Jaguars beat the Washington Redskins 17-16 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bb080a9d3e143db8eb7d427847e776cColumn: Wait, Goodell got it wrong again? Roger that!http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28a0cbf51a4a4be8989d9b77594f6125Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:09:45 GMTThe day is coming when NFL owners won't have enough faith in Roger Goodell's judgment to let him order lunch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28a0cbf51a4a4be8989d9b77594f6125No. 16 Georgia Tech romps to 69-6 victory over Alcorn Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c129ea3f40b467f9638e1d0ad00691fFri, 04 Sep 2015 03:07:10 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Freshman Marcus Marshall ran for 184 yards and two long touchdowns in his college debut, Patrick Skov scored three TDs in his first game at Georgia Tech, and the No. 16 Yellow Jackets romped to a 69-6 victory over Alcorn State on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c129ea3f40b467f9638e1d0ad00691fRookie QB Brett Hundley impresses, Packers rout Saints 38-10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79eec96a76dc4637b3c66f32b16a70a0Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:22:33 GMTGREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Rookie quarterback Brett Hundley threw for four scores, Myles White made a case for a spot on the Packers' injury-stricken receiving corps with two touchdowns, and Green Bay finished the preseason with a 38-10 win Thursday night over winless New Orleans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79eec96a76dc4637b3c66f32b16a70a0