FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 15:29:36 -07:00Handling the psyche of NFL kickers is a specialized dance, 27 Oct 2016 21:01:33 GMTRENTON, Wash. (AP) — The aftermath of the first NFL tie since 2014 became a study in the delicate psyche of kickers, and how they are handled by their coaches. considered for Charles Manson's 'right-hand man', 27 Oct 2016 20:47:48 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials are considering whether the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson should be released from prison. It would come 47 years after he orchestrated the killings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others. Cruz's Supreme Court remark draws White House criticism, 27 Oct 2016 20:39:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Ted Cruz's suggestion of an indefinite Supreme Court vacancy under a President Hillary Clinton raises questions about the credibility and integrity of Republicans who have said the next president should get to the choose who fills the vacancy, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Thursday. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 20:38:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks slipped for the third consecutive day Thursday as media and defense companies skidded. Bond yields climbed to their highest levels since May, which helped banks and hurt stocks that pay big dividends. returns to Mexico, where his good run started, 27 Oct 2016 20:35:52 GMTNico Rosberg is back where his Formula One championship chase run effectively began, knowing he is well on his way to his first career title if he gets another win in Mexico. fire pepper spray, bean bags as they oust protesters, 27 Oct 2016 22:11:55 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear fired bean bags and pepper spray on Thursday as they tried to clear protesters from a camp on private land in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. Cup, young stars, backup goalies add up to more goals, 27 Oct 2016 22:18:38 GMTJust because Wayne Gretzky laced up his skates in an alumni game over the weekend doesn't mean the NHL is back to the 1980s. immigrant granted retrial in Florida double murder, 27 Oct 2016 21:42:01 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Honduran man on death row for a double murder in central Florida was granted a retrial by the state Supreme Court on Thursday based on new evidence, including comments a woman made to a friend and neighbors that she was the killer. insurers: Distraction big factor in traffic death surge, 27 Oct 2016 20:34:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Auto insurers believe drivers who text, use smartphone apps or are otherwise distracted are a big factor in the recent surge in traffic fatalities and injuries, an industry official said Thursday. of US foster kids rises; parents' drug abuse a factor, 27 Oct 2016 21:17:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After dropping sharply between 2005 and 2012, the number of children in the U.S. foster care system has increased for a third year in a row, according to new federal data released Thursday. A major factor: Worsening substance abuse by parents. says noose leaves life-changing emotional scar on son, 27 Oct 2016 20:47:49 GMTWIGGINS, Miss. (AP) — A black 15-year-old in Mississippi shook in fear as he described how white schoolmates put a noose around his neck and pulled it tight, leaving no physical scars but perhaps a life-changing emotional wound, his mother said Thursday. for 'my girl' Clinton is personal, Mrs. Obama says, 27 Oct 2016 21:09:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As first ladies they could hardly have been more different. But as Democrats looking to fire up female voters, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton were firmly bonded on Thursday. seeks to block New York ban on 'ballot selfies', 27 Oct 2016 21:52:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York state law that makes it a misdemeanor to show a marked election ballot to others is unconstitutional and a violation of the First Amendment, according to a lawsuit brought as people increasingly look for ways to express their political opinions over the internet. Carolina early voting surge comes after long fight, 27 Oct 2016 21:10:35 GMTGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — As Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama campaigned together Thursday for the first time in North Carolina, early voting in the presidential battleground state appeared likely to surge beyond 2012 levels with the rollout of more polling sites after a protracted battle on voting access. of asthmatic teen who saw shooting ruled a homicide, 27 Oct 2016 20:56:09 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago authorities say the death of a teenage girl who suffered an asthma attack after witnessing a fatal shooting at a block party was a homicide. Highlights, 27 Oct 2016 21:33:32 GMT___ in hot car death case look inside SUV firsthand, 27 Oct 2016 21:16:58 GMTBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Jurors in the trial of a Georgia man charged with murder after his toddler son died in the back of a hot SUV have taken a firsthand look at the vehicle. unconvinced by UN report on Syria chemical weapons, 27 Oct 2016 21:58:51 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia's ambassador to the United Nations says he is unconvinced by a report linking the Syrian government to the use of chemical weapons in at least three instances. adds keyboard touch functions to Mac in major refresh, 27 Oct 2016 20:36:46 GMTCUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple's high-end Mac laptops are getting a touch-sensitive strip above the keyboard, as the company aims to spark consumer interest in a product line that's often overshadowed by newer gadgets like the iPad and iPhone. for Trump? GOP lawmakers get into rhetorical knots, 27 Oct 2016 21:49:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Some Republicans who were for Donald Trump before they were against him are now promising to vote for the GOP presidential nominee. shortens 98 inmates' sentences, bringing total to 862, 27 Oct 2016 20:55:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ninety-eight federal inmates will return home sooner than expected after President Barack Obama commuted their sentences on Thursday, part of a clemency push that has sped up dramatically in Obama's final months. official says authorities using "non-lethal" shotgun bean bag rounds, pepper spray to remove pipeline protesters, 27 Oct 2016 21:14:52 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — State official says authorities using "non-lethal" shotgun bean bag rounds, pepper spray to remove pipeline protesters. stock indexes slip further, but bond yields surge, 27 Oct 2016 20:36:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks slipped for the third consecutive day Thursday as media and defense companies skidded. Bond yields climbed to their highest levels since May, which helped banks and hurt stocks that pay big dividends. Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics, 27 Oct 2016 21:57:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A 2011 confidential memo written by a longtime Bill Clinton aide during Hillary Clinton's State Department tenure describes overlap between the former president's business ventures and fundraising for the family's charities. The former aide also described free travel and vacations arranged for the Clintons by corporations, reinforcing ethics concerns about the Democratic presidential nominee.'s navy says 90 migrants perished after boat fell apart, 27 Oct 2016 22:14:57 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Libyan navy said on Thursday that at least 90 migrants are believed to have perished when their rickety boat started to fall apart in the Mediterranean Sea, after leaving the Libyan coast. parties back at UC Berkeley with new guidelines, 27 Oct 2016 22:03:47 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fraternity and sorority parties will be back this weekend at the University of California, Berkeley after a one-week suspension, but with new guidelines aimed at keeping the often booze-filled bashes free of sexual violence. Today publisher Gannett posts loss as print ads sink, 27 Oct 2016 20:35:08 GMTMCLEAN, Va. (AP) — USA Today publisher Gannett, suffering from the ongoing print-ad declines that have hurt the broader newspaper industry, is cutting jobs as it reported a loss in its latest quarter. student accused of assaulting 4 more women, 27 Oct 2016 22:04:07 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his apartment this month was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting four other women since early 2015. Potro, Wawrinka advance to Swiss Indoors QFs, 27 Oct 2016 21:09:05 GMTBASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Two-time champion Juan Martin del Potro and top-seeded Stan Wawrinka advanced to the Swiss Indoors quarterfinals on Thursday. law consumers face least choice in program's history, 27 Oct 2016 20:51:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's law will have less choice next year than any time since the program started, a new county-level analysis for The Associated Press has found. charged in Wisconsin crash that killed 3 Uber passengers, 27 Oct 2016 21:24:58 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A man accused of running a red light and slamming his SUV into a car, killing three passengers and injuring their Uber driver, has been charged with a dozen felonies including reckless homicide. Lady says support for 'my girl' Clinton is personal, 27 Oct 2016 20:28:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As first ladies they could not have been more different. But as Democrats looking to fire up women voters, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton were firmly bonded. charges 61 defendants in call center scam based in India, 27 Oct 2016 21:15:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It can be a frightening call to get — and it's a familiar one for many thousands of Americans. voting machine issue, Georgia officials blame testing, 27 Oct 2016 21:13:28 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia voting machine apparently malfunctioned as a voter tried to cast an early ballot for Hillary Clinton, but Donald Trump's name kept showing up instead. But election officials say they still have confidence in the state's voting machines. group seeks unsealing of documents in office search, 27 Oct 2016 20:26:41 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A voter mobilization group that's the focus of an Indiana State Police investigation into possible voter registration fraud is asking a court to unseal documents from a search of their Indianapolis offices. sex abuse lawsuit against USA Gymnastics doctor, 27 Oct 2016 21:03:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A former gymnast on the U.S. women's national team has become the latest athlete to accuse a longtime team doctor of sexual abuse. begin arresting pipeline protesters in North Dakota, 27 Oct 2016 20:48:53 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear on Thursday began arresting protesters who had set up a camp on private land to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. officials refute 'vote-flipping' after Trump tweet, 27 Oct 2016 20:38:32 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In his latest attempt to cast doubt on the election process, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump raised suspicions Thursday about the voting machines in reliably Republican Texas despite producing no evidence of an actual problem. Contractor in NSA case had intelligence officers' names, 27 Oct 2016 22:12:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says classified information stolen by a former National Security Agency contractor includes names of covert intelligence officers. takes issue with Clinton's criticism of Putin, 27 Oct 2016 20:37:49 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Donald Trump on Thursday criticized rival Hillary Clinton for being too tough on Vladimir Putin, once again raising eyebrows about the Republican candidate's relationship with the Russian president. has knee injury, could withdraw from playoff opener, 27 Oct 2016 22:15:34 GMTTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Bernhard Langer has a left knee injury that could force him to withdraw from the PowerShares QQQ Championship, the inaugural Charles Schwab Cup Playoffs event. seed Murray overcomes slow start to beat Simon in Vienna, 27 Oct 2016 22:05:50 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Top-seeded Andy Murray overcame a slow start against Gilles Simon of France before winning 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 and advancing to his 13th quarterfinal of the season at the Erste Bank Open on Thursday. Latest: Bean bag rounds, pepper spray used on protesters, 27 Oct 2016 21:29:55 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): caller helps police solve case of missing backup dancer, 27 Oct 2016 21:08:10 GMTNORTH BERGEN, N.J. (AP) — After days of police work revealed no leads in the case of the missing backup dancer, it was a 911 caller who helped locate the New Jersey woman who performed with the likes of Beyonce and Rihanna. student charged with assaulting 4 more women, 27 Oct 2016 20:47:42 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his apartment after a date this month has now been charged with sexually assaulting four other women. hits 'corrupt' Hillary Clinton; Mrs. Obama hugs her, 27 Oct 2016 21:33:58 GMTWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Trailing with time running out, Donald Trump denounced both Hillary and Bill Clinton Thursday as creatures of a corrupt political system who would use another pass at the Oval Office to enrich themselves at the expense of American families. Clinton turned to popular first lady Michelle Obama to rally voters in North Carolina, a state that could deliver a knockout blow to Trump. Communications, GNC, Ford fall and Bristol-Myers jumps, 27 Oct 2016 21:31:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday: cleaning gun sends bullet into day care; no injuries, 27 Oct 2016 21:08:28 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Children and teachers inside an Ohio day care center were startled when a bullet fired accidentally by an off-duty officer at home next door whizzed through their classroom and lodged into a wall, authorities said Thursday. charged with using bow and arrow to kill Vermont horse, 27 Oct 2016 20:33:01 GMTBARRE, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont say a man has been accused of using a bow and arrow to shoot and kill a horse. Ole Opry is going north to NYC with new venue, 27 Oct 2016 20:40:15 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Grand Ole Opry is going north. The famous venue for country music is branching out of Tennessee for the first time its 91-year history with a new restaurant and venue in Times Square.