FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 06 Oct 2015 19:33:03 -07:00Fresno State QB Greenlee charged in public drunkenness case, 07 Oct 2015 02:29:01 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Fresno County District Attorney's office has filed charges against Fresno State quarterback Zack Greenlee and a teammate arrested last month during a house party near the campus. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist out 6 months after surgery, 07 Oct 2015 01:52:54 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is expected to miss six months after having right shoulder surgery Tuesday night. governor signs law targeting gender wage gap, 07 Oct 2015 00:33:59 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Female workers in California will get new tools to challenge gender-based wage gaps under legislation signed into law Tuesday that supporters say offers the strongest equal-pay protection in the nation. General Assembly head among 6 held in bribery scheme, 07 Oct 2015 00:01:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A former president of the United Nations General Assembly turned the world body into a "platform for profit" by accepting over $1 million in bribes from a billionaire Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople to pave the way for lucrative investments, a prosecutor charged Tuesday. will bring back manager Walt Weiss for another year, 07 Oct 2015 02:16:36 GMTCOMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss says he will return to the dugout next season after meeting with General Manager Jeff Bridich on Tuesday. Chilly, enigmatic 'Old Times' returns to Broadway, 07 Oct 2015 02:01:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — That Thom Yorke is the first from the creative team to greet you at the new revival of "Old Time" is the first indication you're in for an unsettling show. victim found on hiking trail with hurt dog on leash, 07 Oct 2015 00:45:25 GMTFAIRFAX, Calif. (AP) — A man was found shot to death on a Northern California hiking trail with his wounded dog attached by leash to his hand. estimates its 3Q operating profit surged 80 percent, 07 Oct 2015 00:09:33 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. says its third-quarter operating profit surged by 80 percent over a year earlier. executes inmate for killing man in $8 robbery, 07 Oct 2015 01:01:28 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A convicted killer in Texas was executed Tuesday for fatally shooting another man in a robbery that yielded just $8. inning breaks 3 minutes, 15 seconds during postseason, 07 Oct 2015 02:10:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In the first year of Major League Baseball's countdown clocks, between-inning breaks were clearly longer during the postseason opener between the Houston Astros and New York Yankees. John Mayer gushes about The Grateful Dead, 07 Oct 2015 00:07:40 GMTSAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — Singer-songwriter John Mayer proudly declared himself a "Deadhead" as he defended members of the Grateful Dead in their decision to regroup after playing what was supposed to be the band's final tour this summer. shooter's mother wrote about guns in online forum, 07 Oct 2015 00:07:28 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mother of a gunman who killed nine people and himself at an Oregon community college allowed her troubled son to have guns and acknowledged in online posts that he struggled with autism, but she didn't seem to know he was potentially violent. Pyongyang readies grand show, rural life still a struggle, 07 Oct 2015 02:16:33 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — While North Korea prepares a big show to mark the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party, the daily struggles of life outside the capital — such as finding clean running water and putting nutritious food on the table year-round — pose a harsh, but largely unseen, contrast to the grand celebrations the world will see Oct. 10., Wizards dominate 76ers for 129-95 win, 07 Oct 2015 01:34:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Otto Porter scored 22 points, Bradley Beal had 19 and the Washington Wizards took control in the second half to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 129-95 on Tuesday night in the preseason opener for both teams. has 20-point first quarter in Pacers' preseason win, 07 Oct 2015 02:24:38 GMTAUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Paul George scored 20 of his 32 points in the first quarter and the Indiana Pacers overcome rookie Stanley Johnson's 26 points in a 115-112 preseason victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night. inspecting other engines after jetliner fire, 07 Oct 2015 00:05:06 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The company that made an engine that caught fire as a British Airways plane was taking off from Las Vegas is inspecting other engine parts as part of a federal investigation of the incident. Gate Park slaying victim was a Canadian tourist, 07 Oct 2015 00:18:01 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A young Canadian woman whose body was found in Golden Gate Park over the weekend was on her first solo backpacking trip that would have taken her all the way to Europe, her relatives said Tuesday. Teen pulled gun on college student, prompting lockdown, 06 Oct 2015 23:04:32 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A teenager pulled a gun on a student outside a community college building Tuesday, prompting a campus lockdown and police search and leading to the teen's arrest, police said. Scripts to cover pricey new cholesterol treatments, 07 Oct 2015 00:32:16 GMTThe nation's biggest pharmacy benefits manager has decided to cover two new drugs that lower artery-clogging cholesterol but raise concern over prices that can top $14,000 a year. cuts sponsored daily fantasy sports elements from shows, 06 Oct 2015 23:12:52 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — ESPN is cutting sponsored DraftKings elements from within its shows but not commercials from the daily fantasy sports site. That's according to ESPN Outside the Lines host Bob Ley, who revealed the shift during his show Tuesday., Lynx pull out tense Game 2 to even WNBA Finals 1-1, 07 Oct 2015 02:24:43 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sylvia Fowles had 21 points and nine rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx evened the best-of-five WNBA Finals at one game apiece with a 77-71 victory over the Indiana Fever on Tuesday night. tells GOP conservatives 'I'm not John Boehner', 07 Oct 2015 02:16:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy promised conservative GOP lawmakers Tuesday "I'm not John Boehner" as he sought their support to replace Boehner as speaker. INVESTIGATION: Nuclear smugglers sought terrorist buyers, 07 Oct 2015 01:44:33 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — In the backwaters of Eastern Europe, authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts in the past five years by gangs with suspected Russian connections that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists, The Associated Press has learned. The latest known case came in February this year, when a smuggler offered a huge cache of deadly cesium — enough to contaminate several city blocks — and specifically sought a buyer from the Islamic State group. Court to hear capital cases roiling Kansas politics, 07 Oct 2015 00:13:02 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is preparing to consider reinstating death sentences for two brothers convicted in the notorious slayings of four people in Kansas, capital cases that roiled the state's politics and have prompted calls to remake its judiciary. charges against Rutgers football player dismissed, 06 Oct 2015 23:01:10 GMTNEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A judge has dismissed simple assault charges against Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo. NewsBreak: Alaska hired consultants ahead of Obama visit, 07 Oct 2015 02:26:02 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Gov. Bill Walker's administration spent $50,000 on consultants to help prepare for a visit by President Barack Obama and nearly another $2,000 on a professional photographer to capture what was described as a once-in-a-lifetime encounter. gun laws not as strict as they once were, 07 Oct 2015 00:22:24 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The mass shooting at an Oregon community college last week thrust the debate over the nation's gun laws to the center of the presidential race. At least some of the Republicans who are running have pointed to Chicago as proof that gun control does not work. commerce secretary in Cuba for talks on improving trade, 07 Oct 2015 00:53:24 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The U.S. commerce secretary arrived in Cuba on Tuesday for talks about steps taken by President Barack Obama to ease the trade embargo against the communist-ruled island. California woman alleges excessive police as force, 07 Oct 2015 02:11:35 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A Southern California woman is suing the city of Carlsbad, alleging that police in the San Diego suburb unjustly beat her after she was pulled over for a seat belt violation. threatens strike in contract talks with Fiat Chrysler, 07 Oct 2015 02:19:51 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union is threatening to go on strike against Fiat Chrysler after its membership rejected a tentative contract deal with the company. Higher temps, more fires, 1,000 years ago in Rockies, 06 Oct 2015 23:05:18 GMTCASPER, Wyo. (AP) — New research by scientists at the University of Wyoming has found that extreme wildfire seasons are nothing new in the Rocky Mountain region: They also happened hundreds of years ago, after global temperatures had risen slightly. government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade, 07 Oct 2015 00:05:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration deported fewer immigrants over the past 12 months than at any time since 2006, according to internal figures obtained by The Associated Press as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton called Obama's deportation policies too harsh.'s 3Q profit surges thanks to components, weak won, 07 Oct 2015 02:27:41 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics announced a forecast-beating profit for the third quarter Wednesday but analysts said strong component sales and favorable currency exchange rates masked persistent weakness in its smartphone business. who says he was cartel enforcer pleads guilty to murders, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:31 GMTVISALIA, Calif. (AP) — A man who says he was a cartel enforcer pleaded guilty Tuesday to nine counts of murder in California after acknowledging to investigators that he had committed killings across the country. Latest: Prosecutor: Ex-UN official implicated himself, 07 Oct 2015 00:05:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on allegations that former United Nations General Assembly President Josh Ashe accepted bribes to help a Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople gain investments and government contracts (all times local): accused of helping in Texas attack wants evidence tossed, 06 Oct 2015 23:55:54 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man charged with helping plan an attack on a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas has asked a judge to throw out evidence from his interview with investigators two days after the attack. cinema masterpieces, ferry tragedy at Korean film fest, 07 Oct 2015 00:40:20 GMTBUSAN, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's second-largest city is in a festive mood as the Busan Film Festival passes the midpoint. arrested in connection with Sydney police worker's killing, 07 Oct 2015 00:04:43 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Police arrested five people during a series of raids Wednesday in connection with the slaying of a civilian police worker, which officials have said they believe was linked to terrorism. backers say California helps fight elsewhere, 06 Oct 2015 23:53:44 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — It will soon be legal for the terminally ill to end their own lives in the nation's most populous state, and right-to-die advocates expect other states to follow California's example. campus police reviewing escort allegations, 06 Oct 2015 23:19:20 GMTLouisville campus police now say they are reviewing allegations that a former men's basketball staffer hired escorts to dance and have sex with recruits and players in a dormitory. probing claims 'Maze Runner' cast took artifacts, 07 Oct 2015 01:24:13 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Representatives from 20th Century Fox are trying to determine if actors took American Indian artifacts while filming "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" at a private New Mexico ranch. touts upbeat vision with Iowa speech and new video, 07 Oct 2015 02:16:07 GMTBETTENDORF, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told an audience of Iowa party faithful Tuesday that a conservative will win the White House if the GOP convinces middle-class Americans it can knock down barriers to economic growth. Things to Know for Wednesday, 07 Oct 2015 02:13:43 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: Investigation: 5 key findings on nuclear smuggling, 07 Oct 2015 01:31:04 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — An Associated Press investigation reveals that a remote corner of eastern Europe has become a thriving marketplace for nuclear material aimed at extremists in the Middle East. Here are five key findings: Carolina cleans up, but worries remain amid floods, 06 Oct 2015 23:29:22 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The family of Miss South Carolina 1954 found her flood-soaked pageant scrapbook on a dining room floor littered with dead fish on Tuesday, as the first sunny day in nearly two weeks provided a chance to clean up from historic floods. arrested in connection with Sydney police worker's killing, 07 Oct 2015 01:50:48 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Police arrested four people during a series of raids Wednesday in connection with the slaying of a civilian police worker, which officials have said they believe was linked to terrorism. lawyer got letter seeking records in Texas clock case, 06 Oct 2015 23:10:20 GMTIRVING, Texas (AP) — The school district where a Muslim student was suspended for his homemade clock has called media coverage of the incident "very unbalanced" and said it needed permission from the boy's family to release more information. man crashes through window, dies after 40-ft fall, 07 Oct 2015 00:50:46 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A handcuffed man seeking to avoid arrest died after crashing head-first through the third-floor window glass of a downtown Atlanta office building and falling 40 feet to the ground, authorities said Tuesday. to investigate for those responsible for mudslide, 07 Oct 2015 02:22:42 GMTSANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala (AP) — The warning signs were everywhere in the canyon neighborhood of Cambray on the outskirts of Guatemala City, where a mudslide buried hundreds of people last week. for God's mercy on gay marriage lacking amen, 07 Oct 2015 01:15:49 GMTMARYVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — A resolution asking God to have mercy on a Tennessee county for issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples apparently didn't have a prayer of being considered Tuesday.