FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:45:30 -08:00'Godspeed, John Glenn': Public hails hero of space, politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41e49b2449134ff48c0a96100fd68110Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:03:43 GMTTributes poured in for former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn, who died Thursday at age 95. Politicians, astronauts, educators and others called him a hero, with many mentioning the phrase that first sent him into orbit: "Godspeed, John Glenn."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41e49b2449134ff48c0a96100fd68110Firefighter: Warehouse missing from fire-inspection recordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/296a88b8aba74fdd97b57ce3cffbbf68Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:20:40 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The illegally occupied Oakland warehouse where dozens of partygoers perished in a blaze does not appear in a database fire inspectors use to schedule inspections and may never have been checked for fire hazards, a firefighter with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/296a88b8aba74fdd97b57ce3cffbbf68DeRozan, Lowry help Raptors beat Timberwolves 124-110http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/403fe1a3686d4456af5526b1ed65f52eFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:54:00 GMTTORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan had 27 points, Kyle Lowry added 25 and the Raptors handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 13th straight loss in Toronto, 124-110 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/403fe1a3686d4456af5526b1ed65f52eLee scores 2 to lift Islanders to 3-2 win over Blueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe7b83841c794d17984afa10f2a1a8a3Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:51:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Anders Lee's second goal of the game with just over seven minutes remaining lifted the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe7b83841c794d17984afa10f2a1a8a3No. 19 Oklahoma women beat UT Rio Grande Valley 92-59http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fb80d4261194cf9ac03035ddad2c54eFri, 09 Dec 2016 03:23:37 GMTNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Vionise Pierre-Louis scored 13 points on 6-of-9 shooting and grabbed 10 rebounds to help No. 19 Oklahoma beat UT Rio Grande Valley 92-59 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fb80d4261194cf9ac03035ddad2c54eBolivian official breaks silence about air crash in Colombiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebca0bcf239d47fd860b750d05f5c0c9Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:04:06 GMTLA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — A Bolivian aviation official who signed off on the flight plan for a chartered aircraft that crashed in the Andes is breaking her silence and accusing her bosses of trying to stage a cover-up.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebca0bcf239d47fd860b750d05f5c0c976ers stem road losing streak in New Orleans, 99-88http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a496ac5bf15409d86145fe55a681ab0Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:26:51 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ersan Ilyasova scored 23 points, Sergio Rodriguez added 16, and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a franchise record-tying 23-game road losing streak, beating the reeling New Orleans Pelicans 99-88 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a496ac5bf15409d86145fe55a681ab0Asian shares meander as ECB-inspired rally fadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d8af5b6c5f24395ac775c78c19055bbFri, 09 Dec 2016 03:05:03 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian shares meandered Friday as an overnight rally in U.S. markets helped by the European Central Bank's decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus program faded. South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers prepared to vote on whether or not to impeach President Park Geun-hye.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d8af5b6c5f24395ac775c78c19055bbReport: Tibetan Buddhist monk self-immolates in west Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/108aba768ced4655acecbee6426ee5b6Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:27:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A U.S.-backed radio station says a Tibetan Buddhist monk has set himself on fire in western China in what appeared to be the latest such radical protest against Beijing's rule.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/108aba768ced4655acecbee6426ee5b6NBC News shutting down a digital servicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1233e803da534a53aff6feed0c6abdeeFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:39:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBC says that it is shutting down its Breaking News digital service, which provided bulletins on stories through Twitter, a website and its own app.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1233e803da534a53aff6feed0c6abdeeThe Latest: Trump spent far less than Clinton in final weekshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfccb0d72c494c4198efd7fdecdfbb72Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:49:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfccb0d72c494c4198efd7fdecdfbb72Chiefs' Johnson leaves game vs Raiders with Achilles injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96f0add84194a639e65abf43cc3aa6bFri, 09 Dec 2016 03:15:51 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs' Derrick Johnson left Thursday night's game against the Oakland Raiders late in the first half after falling to the turf untouched and immediately grabbing his left Achilles — an eerily familiar sight for the four-time Pro Bowl linebacker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96f0add84194a639e65abf43cc3aa6bStrong negative Olympics sentiment among NHL ownershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be9de6119c67419fba764bec85184d6bFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:23:01 GMTPALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says there's significant opposition among team owners to continuing participation in the Winter Olympics, and the league is running out of time on negotiations to take part in the 2018 Games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be9de6119c67419fba764bec85184d6bBody of US Marine Corps pilot found after crash off Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60bf6f96d5a1472da131efa526c87898Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:31:46 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Searchers have found the body of a U.S. Marines Corps pilot who went missing after his jet fighter crashed off Japan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60bf6f96d5a1472da131efa526c87898No. 7 Florida State women cruise past No. 23 Florida, 83-58http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e06f6a5322874870860314eeb2227311Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:39:45 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — After blowing a 16-point lead to its arch-rival last season, Florida State was determined not to let it happen again Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e06f6a5322874870860314eeb2227311S. Korean president faces possible last day in powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5829b2d9945f48ec8a31df78ba7daa3cFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:02:07 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Park Geun-hye entered what could be her last day in power Friday, as lawmakers geared up for what's widely expected to be a successful impeachment vote amid a corruption scandal that has left her isolated and loathed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5829b2d9945f48ec8a31df78ba7daa3cJackson, Watson divvy up wins at College Football Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee6e3e0c6e5545ad8de4247c3219f9c1Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:34:14 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Lamar Jackson picked up another trophy for his marvelous season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee6e3e0c6e5545ad8de4247c3219f9c1Supreme Court pauses Alabama execution of convicted murdererhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3872a4d242a547f9ba58ace97b785abaFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:35:57 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court late Thursday temporarily paused Alabama's plans to execute a man convicted of killing a convenience store clerk, after defense lawyers argued that a judge unfairly imposed the death penalty after a jury recommended life in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3872a4d242a547f9ba58ace97b785abaJohn Glenn, the 1st American to orbit Earth, dies at age 95http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/013458a1d84a4e599b035c5aa47da6f9Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:19:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long career in the U.S. Senate, died Thursday. The last survivor of the original Mercury 7 astronauts was 95.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/013458a1d84a4e599b035c5aa47da6f9Crosby paces Penguins to 5-1 win over Panthershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d5303d9ceb41dab3f59669ab6459faFri, 09 Dec 2016 03:16:07 GMTSUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sidney Crosby got his 18th goal and added an assist to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Florida Panthers 5-1 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d5303d9ceb41dab3f59669ab6459faJudge Reinhold arrested at Dallas airport checkpointhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c086b7bb03943a1ab69328839899797Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:19:27 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Actor Judge Reinhold has been arrested on a disorderly conduct charge after a confrontation with security agents at Dallas Love Field.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c086b7bb03943a1ab69328839899797Mexico general says army not happy with law-enforcement rolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2b1590b87f04a8694c986c891efe28eFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:33:23 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's top military officer said Thursday that the army is uncomfortable with the law-enforcement role it was given a decade ago when the government launched an offensive against drug cartels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2b1590b87f04a8694c986c891efe28eThe Latest: Father of Reno teen shot by police hires lawyerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba5e9088e704f2b8cd81390efab15faFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:05:36 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — The latest in the shooting of a 14-year-old student at a Reno high school by a campus police officer (All times local, PST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba5e9088e704f2b8cd81390efab15faMexican general says army wants out of law enforcementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad8ac01eefcd465e8dd19d9497e9e425Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:48:23 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's top military officer says the army wants out of the law-enforcement role it has been given in the decade-old offensive against drug cartels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad8ac01eefcd465e8dd19d9497e9e425US Supreme Court issues a new temporary stay of execution in case of Alabama man convicted of murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad966c9947bc4d4599a5413bfb5f4c88Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:06:24 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — US Supreme Court issues a new temporary stay of execution in case of Alabama man convicted of murder .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad966c9947bc4d4599a5413bfb5f4c88The Latest: Supreme Court says Alabama execution can proceedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ffc6879eec4ae1bb4848675b9fd206Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:22:01 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of an Alabama inmate (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ffc6879eec4ae1bb4848675b9fd206Duchene gets 10th goal, Avalanche beat Bruins 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42a15481c84e44178c73d02517b6af8eFri, 09 Dec 2016 03:00:43 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Matt Duchene scored his 10th goal and John Mitchell got his first, lifting the Colorado Avalanche over the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42a15481c84e44178c73d02517b6af8eAustralian-Chinese consortium wins bid for cattle empirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99ae206a350e474386867bd6615771edFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:53:30 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — The Australian government on Friday approved the sale of the nation's largest cattle empire to Australia's richest woman and her Chinese business partner, ending a drawn-out battle over foreign ownership of farmland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99ae206a350e474386867bd6615771edThe Latest: Supreme Court delays Alabama executionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3270d612d860471989279fec11014485Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:09:20 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of an Alabama inmate. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3270d612d860471989279fec11014485No. 4 Maryland women rout St. Peter's 101-49http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f321d5fec604968b7dbe2fa9ef183f0Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:04:07 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland's Brionna Jones got into a rhythm early and never slowed down against overmatched St. Peter's.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f321d5fec604968b7dbe2fa9ef183f0Official: Bristol-Myers Squibb to pay to settle allegationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b84f382455634172a607a98b77cc478aFri, 09 Dec 2016 01:57:57 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. will pay $19.5 million to settle allegations that it promoted the anti-psychotic drug Abilify for unapproved uses and misled doctors about its dangers, it was announced Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b84f382455634172a607a98b77cc478aThe Latest: High court lets Alabama execution go forwardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88b23c82c724732b5225f20ef68519eFri, 09 Dec 2016 01:41:49 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of an Alabama inmate. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88b23c82c724732b5225f20ef68519eUS Supreme Court says Alabama can proceed with execution of man convicted of killing convenience store clerkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/729b9ca5e9534560bb98ca7ac91d4543Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:19:01 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — US Supreme Court says Alabama can proceed with execution of man convicted of killing convenience store clerk.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/729b9ca5e9534560bb98ca7ac91d454310 Things to Know for Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4656ce22f6f41fe8d9e4469f513074fFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:33:46 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4656ce22f6f41fe8d9e4469f513074fThe Latest: Trump introduces pick for China ambassadorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff9db6aa82b4304ae4bd4a05f5bc09eFri, 09 Dec 2016 01:44:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff9db6aa82b4304ae4bd4a05f5bc09eVoices from artists fearing crackdowns on artist collectiveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a224a68097c4c168653754eb1544ca7Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:57:06 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As the San Francisco Bay Area's artists grieve the loss of life from a deadly warehouse fire in Oakland that killed 36 people, they are also bracing for a possible city crackdown. The city has vowed to protect artists, but many have voiced concerns and point to Baltimore where officials raided a collective called the Bell Foundry, just days after the fire in Oakland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a224a68097c4c168653754eb1544ca750 vehicles in snowy crashes; at least 19 people hurthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c086cbcf6fe145f3979ff6bef9fb5944Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:53:21 GMTPAINESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — About 50 vehicles including a Greyhound bus have been involved in chain reaction crashes and pileups in snowy conditions on Ohio roadways.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c086cbcf6fe145f3979ff6bef9fb5944Scoreboard goes out, crowd silent, but Wiz top Nuggets 92-85http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83a0b42bedab4ad6bbae7b7edb0cb640Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:59:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The scoreboard wasn't working at the outset, when there were thousands of empty seats and the fans that did show up were quiet as can be, so the arena announcer pierced the silence Thursday night, telling the small gathering by just how much the mediocre Denver Nuggets were beating the mediocre Washington Wizards, basket after basket.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83a0b42bedab4ad6bbae7b7edb0cb640Port Authority split on 10-year plan, New York bus terminalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82bc6250fdbe4f619caa85871d377d8fFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:48:51 GMTJERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Another board meeting of the region's major transportation agency on Thursday produced few answers and continuing uncertainty over how the agency will spend its money over the next decade, particularly on a replacement for the nation's busiest bus terminal, a battleground pitting New York and New Jersey factions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82bc6250fdbe4f619caa85871d377d8fRaffl scores late, Flyers beat Oilers for 7th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcd4dfacb22b4c1590acead084879cf0Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:24:20 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Michael Raffl scored with 1:29 remaining to cap Philadelphia's rally from two goals down in a 6-5 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night for the Flyers' seventh straight win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcd4dfacb22b4c1590acead084879cf0Missing small Alaska plane rented by the pilothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1a09cdfc54b45a8889d6f43ccbe903eFri, 09 Dec 2016 01:56:14 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A small plane that's missing in Alaska with four people on board was rented by a pilot described as a man who makes good decisions, the individual who handled the transaction said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1a09cdfc54b45a8889d6f43ccbe903eAlleged Chicago gang boss denies ordering hit on informanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b35a9104417475a9a2146f17e4a098aFri, 09 Dec 2016 02:07:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The purported leader of Chicago's notorious Hobos street gang took the stand Thursday at his racketeering trial — one of the biggest in recent city history — to insist he didn't order a deadly hit on a gang associate-turned-informant to stop him from providing evidence that could put the gang leadership behind bars for life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b35a9104417475a9a2146f17e4a098aMegna, Skille score 2 each, Canucks beat Lightning 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3387e72c2b634f1481346c153f55b4d0Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:29:05 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jayson Megna and Jack Skille both had two goals, Ryan Miller made 38 saves before leaving with six minutes left in the third period and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3387e72c2b634f1481346c153f55b4d0US Supreme Court lets Alabama execution go aheadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fb3f9075c404bed9ce3d19800d1252dFri, 09 Dec 2016 03:28:30 GMTATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court late Thursday said Alabama could execute an inmate convicted of killing a convenience store clerk, a decision handed down after a whirlwind of legal fillings and two court-ordered delays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fb3f9075c404bed9ce3d19800d1252dLawsuit: NBA players teamed up in couple's nightclub assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae59eba3d3434e5ab49065b9b171ade4Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:34:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for a couple who claim Sacramento Kings players Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins assaulted them at a nightclub said Thursday they'll rely on videotapes, medical reports and the testimony of witnesses to prove they were attacked.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae59eba3d3434e5ab49065b9b171ade4Biden says world will look to liberal Trudeauhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc1aac6dc7d6470b9d50785f60768b76Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:30:38 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Outgoing U.S. Vice President Joe Biden hailed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel as genuine leaders during a time when they are in short supply at a state dinner in his honor in Canada on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc1aac6dc7d6470b9d50785f60768b76Peter Jok scores 23, Iowa upsets No. 25 Iowa State 78-64http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eefee8bc9e784384ae6a1bb74a43cb48Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:08:53 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Peter Jok scored 23 points and Iowa upset 25th-ranked Iowa State 78-64 on Thursday, snapping a three-game losing streak against its instate rival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eefee8bc9e784384ae6a1bb74a43cb48Donald Trump remains producer on 'New Celebrity Apprentice'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/383b8212ce8844f9b92f3fc720c722adFri, 09 Dec 2016 01:48:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Donald Trump is gone from the boardroom of NBC's reboot of "Celebrity Apprentice" but he's kept a business connection to the reality show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/383b8212ce8844f9b92f3fc720c722adStay or go? Tribe gives conflicting messages to protest camphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8011aa802fb471a969c26524b38bd52Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:23:28 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — For protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline, the messages from the Standing Rock Sioux reservation are confusing: The tribal chairman tells demonstrators that it's time to leave their camp and go home. Another leader implores them to stay through the bitter North Dakota winter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8011aa802fb471a969c26524b38bd52Trump meets with Ohio State victims, taking on somber dutyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45c39b9dea5b4ad38f527fd07a39b5e7Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:19:39 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — In the midst of his Cabinet deliberations, President-elect Donald Trump flew to Ohio Thursday to meet with victims and families after the latest U.S. outbreak of violence, a somber duty that became all too familiar to his predecessor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45c39b9dea5b4ad38f527fd07a39b5e7