FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:43:56 -07:00The Latest: Congress urged to witness damage in Puerto Ricohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e19d89c31e6f44a598f42fd38cf9e639Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:33:09 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e19d89c31e6f44a598f42fd38cf9e639The Latest: Mexico raises earthquake death toll to 293http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dc15b6d614642339a5230b8bb1620ecFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:22:15 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on Mexico's major earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dc15b6d614642339a5230b8bb1620ecCan brain disease explain Aaron Hernandez's behavior?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9aeebdd32b14e35ba7b8d10d9ddf941Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:04:44 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Former football star Aaron Hernandez' brain was riddled with damage from a degenerative brain disease linked with head blows, but that doesn't necessarily explain the troubles that plagued his young life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9aeebdd32b14e35ba7b8d10d9ddf941Mendes donates $100k to Mexican earthquake reliefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fca33054e6a546c5a131a3281e108744Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:17:04 GMTShawn Mendes has launched an online fundraiser to help those affected by the Mexican earthquake just days after he escaped safely from the quake ahead of a planned show in Mexico City, an incident he called "pretty scary."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fca33054e6a546c5a131a3281e108744Early Halloween highway horror: Flaming pumpkins jam traffichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8f64433566f45db9bfcc7595b062d91Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:33:18 GMTSAN ANTONIO, Fla. (AP) — In an early Halloween highway horror, a truckload of burning pumpkins blocked traffic on a Florida interstate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8f64433566f45db9bfcc7595b062d91Batman comic series to feature scenery from Portland, Mainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9724537e93fe457a986f523fd5229ffbFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:49:49 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Holy hometown, Batman!http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9724537e93fe457a986f523fd5229ffbGrubHub and Scana fall while CarMax and Finish Line soarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99902033852d4572aa8b8840a8c4c040Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:30:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99902033852d4572aa8b8840a8c4c040Ann Coulter says she won't attend Berkeley free speech eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab31af7e935486e9f7b07b56f6ae131Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:07:32 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — When computer science major Lindsay Nichols considers the possibility of a "Free Speech Week" featuring right-wing firebrands at the University of California, Berkeley, the first word that comes to her mind is "annoyance."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab31af7e935486e9f7b07b56f6ae131The Latest: Timeline for Puerto Rico regaining power unclearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/645059811ad9440da96095ce659cb404Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:01:15 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/645059811ad9440da96095ce659cb404Puerto Rico without electricity, worries about failing damhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da333473cb6f4880901ad0b1dd370f2aFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:53:00 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A failing dam prompted emergency evacuations of two towns in northwest Puerto Rico on Friday as the U.S. territory struggled with flooding, an island-wide power blackout and other dangers in Hurricane Maria's wake.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da333473cb6f4880901ad0b1dd370f2aSenate bill would make online political ads more transparenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/998e3c6d475c46189aaaf2ba1322bbbdFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:22:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of election ads and communications.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/998e3c6d475c46189aaaf2ba1322bbbdMichigan lawsuit tossed in 'halal pepperoni' casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c91879be6f483788e063d45503c839Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:45:29 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A judge dismissed a lawsuit against Little Caesars Pizza that alleged that pork was sold as "halal pepperoni" at a restaurant in a Detroit suburb that has a large Muslim population.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c91879be6f483788e063d45503c839The Latest: Graham not giving up on health care overhaulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f13e0481930b4fd7bf4b1cd48b31f8bbFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:45:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f13e0481930b4fd7bf4b1cd48b31f8bbNAACP calls to move slave auction block from city's downtownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bc8e9cb56b943b8acbd215da2971c28Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:28:22 GMTFREDRICKSBURG, Va. (AP) — An NAACP chapter is asking a Virginia city to move a slave auction block from its downtown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bc8e9cb56b943b8acbd215da2971c28NASA's asteroid chaser swings by Earth on way to space rockhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35a08776fea049d9a132708fe595caa0Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:46:00 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's asteroid-chasing spacecraft swung by Earth on Friday on its way to a space rock.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35a08776fea049d9a132708fe595caa0Delta: Mysterious website tricks people who put pets on jetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d8a02bd84d7427d938f6c54bd13c8bcFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:24:09 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A website is tricking people into thinking they're dealing with Delta Air Lines when arranging for their pets to fly on jets, the Atlanta-based company maintains in a new federal lawsuit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d8a02bd84d7427d938f6c54bd13c8bcThe Latest: Turkey says Kurdish referendum plans illegalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff597f5322924901841cd22fe687d7bbFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:42:48 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in Iraq (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff597f5322924901841cd22fe687d7bbOhio man charged under new law that makes bestiality a crimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81f71c85212642d8bc3914863be5b848Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:29:06 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man accused of performing a sex act on a dog has been charged under a new state law that criminalizes bestiality.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81f71c85212642d8bc3914863be5b848AP Was There: Lawyers argue over separate but equal doctrinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af7b5dd2cdb949c5bdcfa8d7de6aed49Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:17:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE: Sixty years ago, nine black students enrolled at Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, putting to test a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling in 1954 that declared segregation in public schools unconstitutional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af7b5dd2cdb949c5bdcfa8d7de6aed49Minnesota's Wiggins considers contract deal without agenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2835905dab342f580b4fa06d812cea8Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:37:03 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Wiggins has a five-year, $148 million contract offer from the Minnesota Timberwolves sitting right in front of him just waiting to be signed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2835905dab342f580b4fa06d812cea8Tale of the tape shows Hendrick Motorsports slumping in '17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6135a4fa13bf48bea0b60acb9e40a76fFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:09:19 GMTLOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson smacked the wall first and Chase Elliott quickly followed the champion's miscalculated route when his car slammed into about the same spot. The Hendrick Motorsports drivers traded their Chevrolets for John Deere golf cart rides to the medical center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6135a4fa13bf48bea0b60acb9e40a76fSenate bill would make online ads more transparenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c0b1703d4264d419bce3ecd93b403b6Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:07:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c0b1703d4264d419bce3ecd93b403b6No. 17 Mississippi St faces No. 17 Georgia in early SEC testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/974e8d6ec3e74a6bb14b610ae8500110Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:31:39 GMTATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Who's the best team in the Southeastern Conferences?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/974e8d6ec3e74a6bb14b610ae8500110Ex-official: Legionnaires' seemed tied to Flint water switchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e708c86a9a5463fa49e26b1e3afe282Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:32:51 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's former director of disease control says she believes a spike in Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area is related to a switch in the city's water supply.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e708c86a9a5463fa49e26b1e3afe282Have you seen this dog? Mexicans search for missing petshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c198b5f6a346eface94f75d6030934Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:26:30 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Jack is a small white dog who lives in Mexico City and has been missing since a magnitude 7.1 earthquake startled both humans and their pets when it struck early Tuesday afternoon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c198b5f6a346eface94f75d6030934US agency OKs demolition of lead-contaminated housinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/690210bdd911425db4c50ef2a940cd37Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:10:22 GMTEAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has approved the demolition of a lead-contaminated public housing complex in northwestern Indiana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/690210bdd911425db4c50ef2a940cd37Ontario joins California's market to sell pollution creditshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf2685d826a545d28752a5a6a6681c99Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:58:29 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California on Friday expanded its market for buying and trading permits to emit greenhouse gases to include the Canadian province of Ontario.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf2685d826a545d28752a5a6a6681c99Ex-Baylor president: Some women 'make themselves victims'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb907aa3be3d4403b75cb8165e5b46b3Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:15:31 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — A court filing this week reveals that the former interim president of Baylor University referred to some women who said they had been sexually assaulted as willing victims, amid lingering allegations that the nation's largest Baptist school repeatedly mishandled or stifled claims of sexual and physical abuse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb907aa3be3d4403b75cb8165e5b46b3New probe says death of Argentine prosecutor a homicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98d3f5345b5494c87d058decf79f583Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:58:05 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A team of forensic investigators has given a prosecutor a new report on the death of a prosecutor investigating Argentina's worst terrorist attack. A source says it concludes he was a victim of homicide — and didn't kill himself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98d3f5345b5494c87d058decf79f583The Latest: Russia urges talks to calm North Korean crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bde01199cd7418a994bc26aa40744d9Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:52:54 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bde01199cd7418a994bc26aa40744d9The Latest: Cassidy says he'll keep working on health carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a07658c90dc240d899bb55101a662aa0Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:23:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a07658c90dc240d899bb55101a662aa0Doctor gets 32 years in prison for killing Yale physicianhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4abea516414ae3918807ede99c5d0dFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:34:44 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A mentally ill doctor who shot a Yale University physician to death and narrowly missed wounding the victim's pregnant wife was sentenced Friday to 32 years in prison, ending a seven-year legal drama over the gunman's sanity that included forcibly medicating him so he could be competent to stand trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4abea516414ae3918807ede99c5d0dDecision on moving N Carolina Confederate monuments delayedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90100378517047a783f44721ab9b830eFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:34:34 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Seeking further input, a state panel in North Carolina on Friday delayed a decision on whether three Confederate monuments from the grounds of the old Capitol should be moved to a Civil War battlefield in an adjoining county.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90100378517047a783f44721ab9b830eEx-police officer charged with giving drugs to addict-friendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e59a4a2f8a424817a0c8c54873026cf8Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:25:11 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former police officer in Vermont has been charged with taking heroin seized in a drug raid and giving it to an addict with whom he was having an intimate relationship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e59a4a2f8a424817a0c8c54873026cf8California man gets life terms for killing 8 in hair salonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd17817abc384c6089c586400b83666eFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:22:20 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing his ex-wife and seven others in a 2011 shooting rampage at the hair salon where she worked.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd17817abc384c6089c586400b83666eThe Latest: Lavrov denies Russian interference in US votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b7275976ef4f8d9639a9b4bed052efFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:35:58 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b7275976ef4f8d9639a9b4bed052efDoes NKorean H-bomb threat push US closer to war?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f31568ef7e644c1d999ee71de5b49a92Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:01:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Would exploding a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific, as North Korea has threatened, push the current war of words between the U.S. and North Korea closer to actual war?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f31568ef7e644c1d999ee71de5b49a92The Latest: Tax relief proposed for hurricane victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/809c033afdc547889e8f9a7c91beb8cdFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:34:08 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/809c033afdc547889e8f9a7c91beb8cdRaccoon jumps on moving Colorado police van, takes a ridehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baf3aa2572c04b61b68ff3e3da9f99bfFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:27:11 GMTDENVER (AP) — A Colorado Springs police officer heading to an accident scene in a van got a big surprise when a raccoon jumped onto the front windshield of the vehicle and stayed there until the officer pulled over.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baf3aa2572c04b61b68ff3e3da9f99bfThe Latest: St. Louis aldermen honor man killed by officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef6052b8bde44f8944da1b6c613342dFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:23:04 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on unrest in St. Louis following the acquittal of a former police officer I the death of a black man (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef6052b8bde44f8944da1b6c613342dDaddy Yankee's fans fill 4 trucks with donations in NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46d7eeb75c0b4ce8806909d792521269Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:30:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When Daddy Yankee calls, people answer. So when the reggaeton star went on social media to ask fans to help victims of Hurricane Maria in his native Puerto Rico and the earthquake in Mexico, his fans delivered with an avalanche of donations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46d7eeb75c0b4ce8806909d792521269Alabama 'derserves' Moore? Rival site grabs campaign ad typohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fb39ede9d54bf38b316b594d5664ceFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:49:14 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Because of a misspelling, a bus-sized ad supporting Roy Moore in Alabama's GOP Senate primary directed people to a Democratic candidate's campaign website.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fb39ede9d54bf38b316b594d5664ceTrade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b481315ad5714941bf01413ff9a6b294Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:20:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, a U.S. trade commission ruled Friday, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from abroad.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b481315ad5714941bf01413ff9a6b294Investigators reviewing HHS chief's private charter flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9007c32117f54e1789ab44acfb1f4347Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:33:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal investigators are examining Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's recent use of costly charter flights on the taxpayers' dime for official business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9007c32117f54e1789ab44acfb1f4347Court rules reporter must testify in voter suppression casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a0df067b9944007851877261e42cd51Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:23:24 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court says a former reporter could be forced to testify against a man accused of sending a bogus email announcing a House candidate was dropping out of the race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a0df067b9944007851877261e42cd51Deaf advocates say police must improve after fatal shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f77dcfc7642d44be8bb7625f805f84d3Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:20:27 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Association for the Deaf said Friday that police have reached out since an officer fatally shot a deaf man in Oklahoma City, but that more needs to be done, including teaching officers to recognize the deaf and learn to visually communicate with those who can't hear.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f77dcfc7642d44be8bb7625f805f84d3Lawsuit filed to stop mining near Yellowstone in Montanahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6514fd5e989743ac8e7c6fbc97abfdccFri, 22 Sep 2017 20:13:07 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Opponents of mining near Yellowstone National Park filed a lawsuit Friday challenging a decision by Montana environmental regulators to allow a Canadian company to explore for precious metals just north of the park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6514fd5e989743ac8e7c6fbc97abfdccColumn: We've still got a long way to go, babyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdea05a79b994430a6f77f5b116392eaFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:22:01 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Bobby Riggs' next big spectacle may be a leap off Suicide Bridge in Pasadena, California, while Billie Jean King is just happy to have made a spectacle of the 55-year-old hustler and to have won $200,000 to boot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdea05a79b994430a6f77f5b116392eaFANTASY PLAYS: Moncada could be a top 40 player next seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d1cd989d70b4e47ba0b1ec08b4ee824Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:14:10 GMTA can't miss prospect began to display why he won't, and a former MVP flexed his muscles to save what has been an injury-plagued season. Meanwhile, another Pirates hitter sent chills down his offensive numbers and one of the game's best young talents saw his star dim along with his team's postseason hopes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d1cd989d70b4e47ba0b1ec08b4ee824Abu Ghraib ex-inmates' lawsuit moves ahead in federal courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1946fd03efb468691ad241eceb36c1fFri, 22 Sep 2017 19:51:33 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — After nine years of fits and starts, dismissals and reinstatements, a federal lawsuit filed by one-time inmates at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq against civilian interrogators who worked there is moving ahead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1946fd03efb468691ad241eceb36c1f