FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Sep 2016 15:36:27 -07:00Video of deadly bus crash released; driver, passenger killed, 27 Sep 2016 22:10:46 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Transit agency has released video of a bus crash that claimed the lives of a driver and a passenger on her way to work. press FBI director on response to terrorism threat, 27 Sep 2016 20:42:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators pressed FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday about whether anything more could have been done to prevent recent acts of extremist violence, including the Orlando nightclub massacre and the Manhattan bombing this month. Comey said the FBI is fallible and transparent about its mistakes, but he did not concede that anything should have been done differently or that any red flags were missed. drop charge against Arkansas lawmaker who filmed stop, 27 Sep 2016 22:09:33 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Little Rock police on Tuesday dropped a charge against an Arkansas lawmaker who was arrested when officers said he refused to leave a traffic stop he was recording. of whale entanglements could inform regulations, 27 Sep 2016 21:50:14 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A recent spate of entanglements of rare whales off of New England could help shape future regulations to preserve the endangered animals, federal authorities said Tuesday. signs bill targeting 'doctor-shopping' for opioids, 27 Sep 2016 21:55:37 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California doctors will be required to check a database of prescription narcotics before writing scripts for addictive drugs under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown signed Tuesday that aims to address the scourge of opioid abuse. Latest: Suspect ordered into mental health treatment, 27 Sep 2016 21:36:58 GMTMOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on the Washington state mall shooting (all times local): Rico frees 3 men convicted of murder in 1995, 27 Sep 2016 21:02:27 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Three men who spent more than 20 years in prison for murder were freed Tuesday in a historic ruling after new tests found none of their DNA on evidence in a case that captivated the U.S. territory. for besieged Syrian city of Aleppo intensifies, 27 Sep 2016 21:39:56 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — With international diplomacy in tatters and the U.S. focused on its election, the Syrian government and its Russian allies are seizing the moment to wage an all-out campaign to recapture Aleppo, unleashing the most destructive bombing of the past five years and pushing into the center of the Old City., air traffic controllers shifting to text messaging, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:30 GMTCHANTILLY, Va. (AP) — Airline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration.'s family 'happy' with conviction of ex-police chief, 27 Sep 2016 21:50:11 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The wife of a former South Dakota police chief said Tuesday she is pleased a jury convicted her husband in the death of her sister, to whom he was engaged at the time of the slaying nearly seven years ago. named after late country music star Marty Robbins, 27 Sep 2016 21:43:33 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — City officials in Glendale have named a street after late country music star Marty Robbins, who was born in the Phoenix suburb in 1925. Awards show sets key dates for '17, but still no home, 27 Sep 2016 20:42:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Awards will be held on June 11 next year, but where the ceremony will be held is still up in the air. appears likely to topple 36-year ratings record, 27 Sep 2016 20:36:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Monday appears likely to set a record for the most-watched presidential debate ever. Woman burned alive for witchcraft in Peru jungle, 27 Sep 2016 22:16:27 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — A woman accused of being a witch was burned alive on a bonfire in an indigenous community in a remote part of the country's Amazon rainforest, authorities said Tuesday. Latest: Prosecutors: Mother of 2 slain kids cooperating, 27 Sep 2016 21:15:13 GMTELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a vehicle in northern Indiana (all times local): asks US to extradite ex-leader Martinelli, 27 Sep 2016 20:47:45 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama has formally asked the United States to extradite former President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with a phone-tapping controversy, the country's foreign ministry said Tuesday. chief envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars, 27 Sep 2016 21:26:47 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to Mars within a century, "Battlestar Galactica" style. born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique, 27 Sep 2016 21:06:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the father and an egg donor. shows DC officers performing CPR on bleeding man, 27 Sep 2016 20:47:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A motorcyclist who was fatally shot by a District of Columbia police officer bled heavily on the sidewalk next to a police car as an onlooker screamed and officers performed CPR on the wounded man for more than three minutes, a video released Tuesday shows. Latest: Police cordon off area after package found at HQ, 27 Sep 2016 22:08:36 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local): looks to accelerate deployment of SKorea missile defense, 27 Sep 2016 22:07:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intends to deploy a missile defense system in South Korea "as soon as possible" to counter the threat from North Korea despite opposition from China, the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia said Tuesday. Power Rankings: This time it's Pats, Denver tied at No. 1, 27 Sep 2016 22:12:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Denver Broncos are off to a perfect start under quarterback Trevor Siemian. The New England Patriots also are 3-0 despite playing without superstar Tom Brady. probing possible worker abuse by Wells Fargo, 27 Sep 2016 20:38:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Labor Department is investigating possible abuses of employees by Wells Fargo in connection with the bank's alleged efforts to open millions of unauthorized accounts to meet sales goals. Latest: Families seek scrutiny of Ohio police shootings, 27 Sep 2016 20:24:35 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a news conference held by families of two people fatally shot by Columbus police this year (all times local): Man who fired on officers was Border Patrol agent, 27 Sep 2016 21:22:41 GMTMARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man who shot at officers from a second-floor window of his home as they responded to a 911 call was later found dead and identified as a U.S. Border Patrol agent, police said Tuesday. Latest: Records show man rescued at sea was slay suspect, 27 Sep 2016 22:21:09 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local):'Dramatic slowing' seen in global trade, as rhetoric rises, 27 Sep 2016 22:02:23 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Trade, that lifeblood of the world economy, is growing at its slowest rate in seven years and could falter even more should anti-globalization sentiment encourage governments to throw up more barriers. Teen football player died from lacerated intestine, 27 Sep 2016 21:23:16 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A medical examiner says a high school football player from suburban Cleveland who was hit in the abdomen during a game died two days later of a problem caused by a lacerated small intestine. texted worries about boating with Marlins' Fernandez, 27 Sep 2016 20:58:27 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at a Miami River bar and restaurant the same night he and two friends were killed in a boat crash, a spokeswoman for the establishment confirmed Tuesday. A friend of one of the victims said he warned him against the post-midnight trip. Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in after debate, 27 Sep 2016 21:51:22 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A defensive Donald Trump gave Hillary Clinton plenty of fresh material for the next phase of her presidential campaign on Tuesday, choosing to publicly reopen and relitigate some her most damaging attacks.'s ruling weakens Election Day registration in Illinois, 27 Sep 2016 22:00:03 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Voters in highly populated areas of Illinois will have fewer options to register on Election Day this November after a federal judge on Tuesday temporarily halted broader registration rules that Republicans call unconstitutional.'s Wanda Group in talks to buy Dick Clark Productions, 27 Sep 2016 21:40:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — China's Dalian Wanda Group is in talks to buy Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes and the "Miss America" pageant. UN report details South Sudan threats, violence, 27 Sep 2016 20:56:43 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The U.N. ambulance carried an urgent patient: a local woman in labor. South Sudan government soldiers stopped the ambulance 15 times at checkpoints in the capital, Juba. The Aug. 2 journey, which usually takes 15 minutes, lasted nearly two hours. plucked from life boat after week at sea reaches Boston, 27 Sep 2016 20:59:49 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A Vermont man who spent a week at sea in a life raft before being rescued by a passing freighter was questioned by Coast Guard officials Tuesday and reunited with his father. His mother is still missing and presumed dead. and consumer companies lead US stocks higher, 27 Sep 2016 20:54:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rebounded Tuesday and climbed after a survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high, a sign Americans will keep spending in the months to come. Technology and consumer stocks made the largest gains. gunman killed after wounding 9 described as reserved, 27 Sep 2016 21:42:40 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The man who authorities say randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood, injuring nine before he was fatally shot by officers, seemingly did his best to not stand out, according to friends and neighbors. Latest: Woods gets harsh reminder he's not playing, 27 Sep 2016 21:15:20 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):, Clinton interview clips face ridicule online, 27 Sep 2016 22:00:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A pair of clips teasing Mary J. Blige's interview with Hillary Clinton on her upcoming Apple Music show "The 411" isn't winning over social media users. rejects bid to reduce charges against ex-officer, 27 Sep 2016 21:57:45 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a bid to reduce the charges against a fired Pittsburgh police sergeant accused of using excessive force on a drunken fan at a high school football championship game last year. contractors picked for Penn Station overhaul, 27 Sep 2016 20:45:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three contractors have been picked to work on the expansion and transformation of Manhattan's Penn Station, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday, a key step in the construction of what he called a "world class, 21st-century transportation hub." explosion kills fire battalion chief, a rising star, 27 Sep 2016 21:12:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A battalion chief who had been considered a rising star in the Fire Department of New York was killed Tuesday when a row house exploded as he was supervising an evacuation following a report of a gas leak, and authorities are looking into whether the building was being used to grow marijuana. might be the Big Ten Conference's football trademark, 27 Sep 2016 21:43:40 GMTWhile No. 2 Ohio State and No. 4 Michigan are among the nation's top five scoring teams, the Big Ten Conference is just as good on defense. PLAYS: Dixon, Prescott, Howard and other Week 4 adds, 27 Sep 2016 21:10:36 GMTThe fantasy football waiver wire won't be as active the next couple days compared with last week, when a plethora of injuries resulted in role changes throughout the NFL. report says Sudan violates Darfur sanctions, 27 Sep 2016 21:20:11 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Sudanese government continues to violate sanctions imposed by the Security Council over their actions in Darfur, according to a U.N. report. say hunts, slaughter threaten Yellowstone bison, 27 Sep 2016 22:26:15 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife advocacy groups are suing to force the U.S. government to look again at whether the hunting and slaughter of bison that wander outside of Yellowstone National Park threaten the survival of one of the last genetically pure populations of the national mammal. Latest: Texts raised worry before Fernandez boat crash, 27 Sep 2016 20:43:34 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local): and American Express rise while Rice Energy skids, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Latest: Women voters concerned about Trump remarks, 27 Sep 2016 22:12:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): president softens criticism of Milwaukee as 'racist', 27 Sep 2016 21:35:45 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks president Peter Feigin (FAY'-gun) says he did not intend to characterize Milwaukee as "overtly racist." suspect's sister: He was going to hit me with dumbbell, 27 Sep 2016 21:07:21 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The sister of a man charged with setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York and injuring more than 30 people this month told police in August 2014 that he was getting ready to hit her with a dumbbell and stabbed another brother in the leg when he jumped in to help her, police reports show.