FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 11 Feb 2016 07:06:05 -08:00Uber, Norfolk International Airport ink transportation deal, 11 Feb 2016 14:47:52 GMTNORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Ride-hailing company Uber has inked a deal with the Norfolk International Airport to allow Uber drivers to transport people to and from the airport. American 4Q profit jumps, but misses forecasts, 11 Feb 2016 14:11:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Cigarette maker Reynolds American's fourth-quarter profit shot up 89 percent compared to the final quarter of 2014, when earnings fell due to some one-time costs. African bookshop a treasure trove of eclectic history, 11 Feb 2016 14:45:55 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The only clue to a literary treasure trove tucked away in downtown Johannesburg is a fading sign, but behind this door is a fantastic maze containing an estimated 2 million books and prints.$500 bill sent to Tamir Rice's estate for EMS services, 11 Feb 2016 14:38:38 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland is asking Tamir Rice's estate to pay $500 for ambulance and medical services he received after being shot by a police officer. that killed baby likely aimed at gang member father, 11 Feb 2016 14:10:02 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Gunfire most likely meant for her gang member father hit a 1-year-old girl in the head and killed her in her crib in a home in Compton, officials said. Guard helps rescue fishermen after boat fire, 11 Feb 2016 14:00:02 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has helped rescued 42 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire. to write: Springsteen memoir coming in September, 11 Feb 2016 14:57:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Boss has a book deal. Police: Suspect in shooting of Fargo cop found dead, 11 Feb 2016 13:59:54 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — The latest on a standoff in Fargo, North Dakota, that has left a police officer with life-threatening injuries (all times local): Tour hails new Pace of Play policy, 11 Feb 2016 14:47:45 GMTThe European Tour has made a fast start in its effort to combat slow play. Latest: US stocks join the global market slump, 11 Feb 2016 14:51:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):'s ex-President Musharraf hospitalized, 11 Feb 2016 14:45:24 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A spokeswoman for Pakistan's former president, Pervez Musharraf, says he has been rushed to hospital in the port city of Karachi after suffering chest pain and breathing problems. Forcing officer's testimony in Gray case not unusual, 11 Feb 2016 14:12:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Prosecutors say there's nothing unusual about a court order requiring Baltimore Police Officer William Porter to testify against fellow officers in the Freddie Gray case. dive coach pleads guilty in locker room recordings, 11 Feb 2016 14:37:25 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The former diving coach at Towson University has been sentenced to probation for secretly recording women team members in a locker room. asks why it took years to prosecute apartheid murder, 11 Feb 2016 14:22:02 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu has questioned why it took so long for South African prosecutors to charge former members of the apartheid-era security forces for the 1983 death of an activist.'s revenue in North America climbs, helped by pricing, 11 Feb 2016 14:39:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo said revenue for its North American snacks and drinks units rose in the fourth quarter, boosted by pricing. TV: Teacher shoots dead 6 colleagues in Saudi Arabia, 11 Feb 2016 14:12:31 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A teacher in southern Saudi Arabia opened fire on colleagues Thursday, killing at least six people and wounding two, state television reported. breaks out at northern Mexico prison; deaths reported, 11 Feb 2016 14:36:02 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — A fire and riot broke out Thursday at a prison in northern Mexico, and local media said numerous inmates appeared to have died. man to plead guilty in Islamic State case, 11 Feb 2016 14:40:50 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man accused of conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group is expected to plead guilty.'s ruble tumbles amid market turmoil, 11 Feb 2016 14:01:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's ruble has dropped nearly 2 percent amid the turmoil affecting global stock markets and oil prices. accused of trying to join extremists found competent, 11 Feb 2016 14:29:00 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A psychologist says a Wisconsin man charged with trying to join the Islamic State militant group is competent to stand trial. takes a bow at Westminster, dog saved family from fire, 11 Feb 2016 14:50:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When Julia Haight leads her prize entry into the Westminster Kennel Club dog show ring Monday, she'll see a shiba inu who's athletic, alert and pert.'Star Wars' producers charged over Harrison Ford accident, 11 Feb 2016 14:34:35 GMTLONDON (AP) — British health authorities have laid criminal charges against producers of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" over an on-set accident in which Harrison Ford broke his leg. sports companies defend embattled industry, 11 Feb 2016 14:22:45 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016. reach $3.2B settlement with Morgan Stanley, 11 Feb 2016 14:56:41 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Federal and state authorities on Thursday announced a $3.2 billion settlement with Morgan Stanley over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities. alleged human smugglers on trial over Aylan Kurdi's death, 11 Feb 2016 14:13:12 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two alleged people-smugglers went on trial in Turkey on Thursday accused of causing the death of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi — who put a human face on the Syrian refugee crisis — and four other people. of Google in Europe grilled by UK tax authorities, 11 Feb 2016 14:26:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — A British parliamentary committee has grilled Google's head of European operations, questioning in blunt terms whether the Internet giant had paid its fair share of taxes. praises Russian military over Crimea maneuvers, 11 Feb 2016 14:45:07 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says the Russian military in Crimea has proven its capability during war games this week. Korea orders military takeover of inter-Korean factories, 11 Feb 2016 14:29:08 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday ordered a military takeover of a factory park that had been the last major symbol of cooperation with South Korea, calling Seoul's earlier suspension of operations at the jointly run facility as punishment for the North's recent rocket launch a "dangerous declaration of war." Gunman who killed 2 deputies had emotional problems, 11 Feb 2016 14:14:19 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — The son of a gunman who fatally shot two Maryland sheriff's deputies before he was killed in a shootout says his father was a heavy drinker with emotional problems, but never spoke poorly of police. due for sentencing in West Virginia spill, 11 Feb 2016 13:58:43 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former Freedom Industries executive is due in federal court for sentencing on a pollution charge in a chemical spill that fouled the drinking water supply of 300,000 West Virginians. warns messaging apps to drop same-sex emoticons, 11 Feb 2016 14:43:02 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's government has demanded that instant messaging apps remove stickers featuring same-sex couples, in the latest high-profile attempt to discourage visible homosexuality in the socially conservative country. to hire infectious disease specialists for Zika, 11 Feb 2016 14:13:51 GMTThe U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential Olympians who are worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil. Latest: Russia and US open Syria talks in Munich, 11 Feb 2016 14:22:08 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): grow over banks as profit warnings pile up, 11 Feb 2016 14:16:05 GMTPARIS (AP) — Questions are growing over the financial health of banks, particularly in Europe, as they face a toxic mix of low economic growth, bad loans and squeezed earnings. of Asia: Prayer flags raised in Dharmsala, 11 Feb 2016 14:11:48 GMTIn this photo by Ashwini Bhatia, an exile Tibetan holds prayer flags called "lungta," or wind horse, to be tied on tall posts on the third day of the Tibetan New Year, in Dharmsala, India. Tibetans believe the Buddhist prayers printed on the flags are spread on the wind. The flags' colors represent the five elements — earth, fire, sky, water and air. The north Indian hill town of Dharmsala became the base of a Tibetan government-in-exile after their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama fled a Chinese military crackdown in Tibet in 1959 date set for Ohio cop who shot driver in traffic stop, 11 Feb 2016 14:49:35 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A judge in Ohio has scheduled the murder trial of a former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a motorist after a traffic stop. 3 knives, other blades used in Chicago family deaths, 11 Feb 2016 14:27:11 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police believe three knives or other weapons with blades were used to kill five of six family members whose bodies were found last week in their home on the city's Southwest Side. and University of Texas reach deal on Zika vaccine, 11 Feb 2016 14:45:00 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil is signing an agreement with the University of Texas to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus, the country's health minister said Thursday, adding the goal is for the vaccine to be ready for clinical testing within 12 months. police say officer shot during standoff won't survive, 11 Feb 2016 14:35:17 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — A police officer shot during a standoff with a domestic violence suspect is not expected to survive and his family is with him saying goodbye, authorities in Fargo, North Dakota, said Thursday. lion found starving in San Diego restaurant on the mend, 11 Feb 2016 14:23:51 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Veterinarians say a starving sea lion rescued last week after finding its way into a fancy San Diego restaurant is on the mend. approves child benefits to aid families, boost births, 11 Feb 2016 14:14:02 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish lawmakers passed a new child benefit scheme Thursday which will give monthly payments of 500 zlotys ($125) for all second and subsequent children in a family. could recommend ban on disputed bite mark evidence, 11 Feb 2016 14:09:14 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Critics of bite mark evidence say Texas could be on the brink of taking a stance that would likely reverberate in courtrooms across the U.S. Snapchat posting of money leads to robbery, 11 Feb 2016 14:54:09 GMTBOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a photo of money posted on the Snapchat social media app led to a home invasion and robbery in Boca Raton. deputy PM sets July 31 vote on charter, 2017 election, 11 Feb 2016 14:51:59 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The deputy prime minister of Thailand's military government says a referendum on a new constitution will be held on July 31 and will be followed by a general election before the end of next year, whether or not the new charter is approved. developments since North Korea's rocket launch, 11 Feb 2016 14:41:20 GMTTensions with North Korea have escalated sharply since the country launched a long-range rocket to put a satellite into orbit on Sunday. A look at the latest developments: music returns to Grammys after years away, 11 Feb 2016 14:58:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Country music has not had an album or song nominated in the top three categories at the Grammys since 2011 when Lady Antebellum won big, but the genre is back strong, thanks to Chris Stapleton's overall success and Little Big Town's megahit, "Girl Crush." beats Beck for place in St. Petersburg quarterfinals, 11 Feb 2016 14:12:39 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Top-seeded Belinda Bencic struggled with her serve as she began her campaign at the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy with a 7-6 (3), 6-3 win Thursday over German opponent Annika Beck. Uber execs facing jail in France amid tensions with taxis, 11 Feb 2016 14:57:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — Two top Uber executives appeared Thursday in court in charges that could send them to prison and offer the ride-hailing company one of its most serious legal challenges to date in France. markets dive amid global selloff, 11 Feb 2016 14:47:07 GMTU.S. stocks opened sharply lower following steep market declines all around the world as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. Deputies-Shooting story, 11 Feb 2016 14:53:11 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — In a story Feb. 10 about a gunman fatally shooting two sheriff's deputies and being killed in a shootout, The Associated Press, relying on information from authorities, erroneously reported the gunman's age. David Brian Evans was 68, not 67.