FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 Aug 2016 18:50:41 -07:00UN test ban head: Israel should ratify treaty within 5 years, 01 Sep 2016 01:28:07 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Israel should ratify the nuclear test ban treaty within five years — and Iran should also ratify but the timing is uncertain, the head of the U.N. organization established to implement the treaty said Wednesday. rally after wild pitch on strikeout, beat Athletics, 31 Aug 2016 23:12:37 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Astros manager A.J. Hinch joked that his team's improbable 4-3 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday was premeditated. Latest: Madison Keys wins in US Open 2nd round in rout, 01 Sep 2016 01:28:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): collapses on court, comes back to win US Open match, 01 Sep 2016 00:19:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Johanna Konta sat on a towel along the baseline, her racket resting by her feet, an ice bag under each arm, chest heaving. Madeline downgraded to tropical storm as it veers past Hawaii's Big Island, 01 Sep 2016 00:12:04 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hurricane Madeline downgraded to tropical storm as it veers past Hawaii's Big Island. angry at president's 'humiliating' meeting with Trump, 01 Sep 2016 01:23:51 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president was savaged on social media and in political circles following his joint press conference Wednesday with Donald Trump, with many seeing a national humiliation in his welcoming of a man who has derided migrants as rapists and criminals. Moore beats D-backs for first career win at AT&T Park, 31 Aug 2016 23:37:39 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Moore struck out seven over 5 1-3 innings for his first career victory at AT&T Park, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Wednesday. say no survivors in Alaska midair crash, 31 Aug 2016 23:14:10 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — All those on board two small planes died in a midair collision Wednesday in western Alaska, state troopers said. warning downgraded for Hawaii's Big Island, 31 Aug 2016 23:30:32 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — Forecasters on Wednesday downgraded a previously issued warning for Hawaii's Big Island, saying Hurricane Madeline would likely weaken to a tropical storm as it passes to the south of the island. disappointed at president's meeting with Trump, 31 Aug 2016 23:19:36 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans responded angrily to what they saw as a weak performance by President Enrique Pena Nieto, who appeared to let Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump emerge unscathed from a meeting Wednesday. Latest: Cilic into US Open 3rd round in straight sets, 01 Sep 2016 00:03:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): by cramps, Raonic loses to qualifier Harrison at US Open, 01 Sep 2016 01:06:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The cramping became so debilitating, Milos Raonic said, he couldn't grip his racket properly. senator calls on FBI to loosen hold on Clinton documents, 01 Sep 2016 00:58:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee asked the FBI on Wednesday to correct what he called its "mistake" of restricting access to unclassified files from its closed investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. court upholds ban on gun sales to marijuana card holders, 01 Sep 2016 00:34:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said Wednesday. quell uproar, Maine governor seeks 'spiritual guidance', 01 Sep 2016 00:11:42 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday he intends to seek "spiritual guidance" in hopes of quieting a controversy he created when he left an obscene message on a Democratic lawmaker's voicemail and then said he wished he could challenge him to a duel and point a gun at him. Latest: Sevastova came back for moments like this, 01 Sep 2016 01:16:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 'Morgan' a cool, if predictable, exploration of AI, 31 Aug 2016 23:27:29 GMTEven if you guess the twist in "Morgan" early on, the title character is still an interesting one. pays for the wall? Dispute clouds Trump's Mexico visit, 01 Sep 2016 00:07:28 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — On Mexican soil for the first time as the Republican presidential nominee, a firm but measured Donald Trump defended the right of the United States to build a massive border wall along its southern flank, standing up for the centerpiece of his immigration plan in a country where he is widely despised. lifted, California fire now 45 percent contained, 31 Aug 2016 23:40:08 GMTBANNING, Calif. (AP) — Crews increased containment of a wildfire that sent about 700 people scrambling from their homes east of Los Angeles. president re-elected; buildings are looted, burned, 01 Sep 2016 01:43:40 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Gabon's president has narrowly won re-election, election officials said Wednesday, keeping alive a family dynasty in this oil-rich Central African country that reaches back to the 1960s. Clashes quickly broke out in the capital as opposition supporters claimed election fraud, looting and burning buildings. board orders Volkswagen to begin bargaining with UAW, 31 Aug 2016 23:06:29 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The National Labor Relations Board is ordering Volkswagen to engage in bargaining with a group of skilled trade workers who voted to be represented by the United Auto Workers union at the German automaker's lone U.S. plant in Tennessee. Prize winner Roger Tsien dies; helped track cells, 31 Aug 2016 23:16:02 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Roger Tsien, a University of California, San Diego professor who shared the 2008 Nobel Prize in chemistry for helping develop fluorescent markers that could tag cancer cells or track the advance of Alzheimer's disease in the brain, has died. He was 64. Latest: American teen CiCi Bellis into US Open 3rd round, 01 Sep 2016 00:28:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): seeks public's help in Indiana girl's 2005 killing, 01 Sep 2016 00:01:13 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Haunted by the 2005 slaying of an Indiana schoolgirl, whose decapitated and dismembered body was found by boaters in a river near Chicago, federal and local officials appealed for the public's help Wednesday in solving the crime. confirms 2018 run during Missouri military tour, 31 Aug 2016 23:27:34 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill has confirmed that she'll run for re-election in 2018. Explains: National anthem is icon of patriotism, protest, 01 Sep 2016 01:31:23 GMTSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's recent decision to not stand during the national anthem as a way of protesting police killings of unarmed black men has drawn support and scorn far beyond sports. The Associated Press explains how "The Star-Spangled Banner" became a ritual of American public life, its complicated racial origins and how the song has been used as a form of political resistance. who lost savings wins $15M in case against insurers, 01 Sep 2016 01:44:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A California grandmother who lost her life savings in a real estate investment scam offered by an insurance agent was awarded more than $15 million Wednesday in a lawsuit against MetLife and two subsidiaries, attorneys said. More US adults use marijuana, don't think it's risky, 31 Aug 2016 23:43:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Marijuana use is becoming more accepted among U.S. adults as states loosen pot laws, new national survey data shows. appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court, 01 Sep 2016 01:08:31 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months. whose feticide conviction overturned to be released, 01 Sep 2016 01:35:07 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman whose feticide conviction for a self-induced abortion was overturned should be released from prison immediately, a judge said Wednesday, after she was resentenced to less time than she already has served behind bars. Latest: Madeline downgraded to tropical storm off Hawaii, 01 Sep 2016 00:24:48 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening Hawaii and the Southeast (all times Hawaii local): Things to Know for Thursday, 01 Sep 2016 01:16:30 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: lawmaker urges Utah man's release from Venezuela jail, 31 Aug 2016 23:40:19 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Rep. Mia Love is coming out in support of a Utah man jailed in Venezuela for two months on weapons charges — demanding his release. Latest: Brazil's Temer promises to revive economy, 01 Sep 2016 00:29:17 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment trial of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (all times local): Eyed Peas reunite for new 'Where Is The Love?' version, 31 Aug 2016 23:09:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Black Eyed Peas are reuniting after a five-year hiatus for a new rendition of their song "Where Is The Love?" aimed at ending gun violence. Latest: Muguruza loses again in Grand Slam 2nd round, 01 Sep 2016 01:02:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):'s top anti-corruption official resigns, 01 Sep 2016 00:31:28 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's top anti-corruption official said Wednesday he has resigned after his family business was mentioned as a company that did business with a ministry implicated in corruption. held for Gen. John Vessey, ex-Joint Chiefs chairman, 01 Sep 2016 01:02:40 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners have gathered for a service honoring former Army Gen. John Vessey, a Minnesota native who became chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President Ronald Reagan. Latest: More Florida counties in storm emergency zone, 01 Sep 2016 00:02:24 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening Hawaii and the Southeast (all times Hawaii local): Law would shield any discipline in chokehold case, 31 Aug 2016 23:13:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City might never tell the public if the police officer at the center of the Eric Garner chokehold death case is disciplined, the mayor and police commissioner indicated this week after reaching a new interpretation of a 40-year-old state civil rights law., Rockies top Dodgers to open doubleheader, 31 Aug 2016 23:14:00 GMTDENVER (AP) — Tyler Anderson warmed up and took the mound for his start on Tuesday. A rain storm, postponement and restless night's sleep later, he returned to the hill. Nolasco throws 4-hit gem as Angels sweep Reds, 3-0, 01 Sep 2016 01:28:43 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco pitched a dynamic four-hitter for his fifth career shutout and his first victory for Los Angeles, leading the Angels to an interleague sweep of the Cincinnati Reds with a 3-0 victory Wednesday night. Latest: Trump says Mexico meeting was 'substantive', 01 Sep 2016 01:48:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): commercial flight from US lands in Cuba, 01 Sep 2016 00:35:58 GMTSANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War. Supreme Court says legal marijuana measure on ballot, 01 Sep 2016 01:00:49 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A voter initiative to legalize recreational marijuana will be on the November ballot after the Arizona Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a final legal challenge to the measure. miner agrees to fix radioactive sludge leaks, 31 Aug 2016 23:15:52 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A uranium mining company has agreed to corrective measures after two spills of radioactive sludge, the most recent on March 29 when some of the material from a Wyoming mine leaked from a truck onto a highway, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Wednesday. Suspicious powder found at Trump Tower not hazardous, 01 Sep 2016 00:50:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say they believe that suspicious white powder found at Trump Tower in Manhattan is harmless. quell uproar, Maine governor seeking 'spiritual guidance', 01 Sep 2016 00:06:40 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday he intends to seek "spiritual guidance" in hopes of quieting a controversy he created when he left an obscene message on a Democratic lawmaker's voicemail and then said he wished he could challenge him to a duel and point a gun at him. NewsBreak: Ritz's office backed app deal without bidding, 31 Aug 2016 23:19:05 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz's office approved a lucrative technology contract that state government officials said should have been subject to competitive bid, benefiting a company that later gave one of her key aides a senior job. dismisses Illinois social service providers' lawsuit, 01 Sep 2016 01:20:02 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by social service providers who wanted the court to force payment on contracts with the state of Illinois, saying the issue belongs in a higher court.