FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:32:47 -07:00Ex-Maryland official tapped to run New Orleans' violent jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efabea7e11ff42c4b3d8bc8330238f17Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:15:44 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former Maryland corrections official was tapped Thursday to run the violence-plagued New Orleans jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efabea7e11ff42c4b3d8bc8330238f17US government, lawyers want voter ID ruling enforcedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b82a9a2bce384f74ba379fc94731f7e5Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:56:24 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The federal government and others who sued to overturn North Carolina's voter identification law told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday that keeping the photo ID mandate and other rules in place for the November elections would harm black voters and increase confusion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b82a9a2bce384f74ba379fc94731f7e5New Mexico: Brutal killing of girl detailed by authoritieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2185d665f9d4f2d89a7ebe34ae22934Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:53:40 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — On the day Victoria Martens was going to celebrate her 10th birthday, she was found dead in her family's apartment by Albuquerque police officers, her dismembered remains wrapped in a burning blanket.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2185d665f9d4f2d89a7ebe34ae22934Police officer fatally shot in eastern Tennesseehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/140b5063bea64f3186dae984860e300bFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:26:41 GMTMARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer has died in a shooting in eastern Tennessee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/140b5063bea64f3186dae984860e300bThe Latest: Trump says 'nobody even knows' what alt-right ishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0f977dd059e4879bfc5ca9fa897a4fbFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:16:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0f977dd059e4879bfc5ca9fa897a4fbCouple wanted in woman's killing, kids' kidnapping arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e7da047270f4145b73b9431c29c3b28Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:22:50 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A California couple wanted in connection with a woman's killing and the kidnapping of her three children in the Los Angeles area were arrested Thursday in Colorado.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e7da047270f4145b73b9431c29c3b28Lawyers: Prep school alumni covered Owen Labrie's lawyershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81fb3e6633b4386a1edf21e11e6a785Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:21:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for a New Hampshire prep school sex assault victim say parents and alumni at St. Paul's School helped raise over $100,000 for her alleged attacker's defense team.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81fb3e6633b4386a1edf21e11e6a785DOJ: Vet's Purple Heart lies cost government $752,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0853c1bf2cea4f23a93d677c07d45575Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:10:30 GMTTACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former soldier who lied his way to a Purple Heart by faking injuries from the Iraq War cheated Washington state and the federal government out of more than $750,000 — about three times what investigators cited when they first charged him with fraud in 2014.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0853c1bf2cea4f23a93d677c07d45575California boy in legal fight dies after ventilator removedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bfc109aada44824b31d7d9d0dab6772Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:56:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — In a swift ending to a long legal battle, a California toddler who had been declared brain-dead has died after being taken off life support.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bfc109aada44824b31d7d9d0dab6772Catcher swap: Phillies send Carlos Ruiz to Dodgers for Ellishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1275e85641342a182a6818686bf3f2cFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:25:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers acquired Carlos Ruiz from Philadelphia in a trade of popular backup catchers Thursday, getting a player with a world of postseason experience.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1275e85641342a182a6818686bf3f2cIllinois redistricting referendum won't appear on ballothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce66ed8b9fb54b99a4662494ef778e30Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:19:16 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A divided Illinois Supreme Court narrowly ruled Thursday that a voter referendum seeking to change how Illinois draws political boundaries is unconstitutional, making it ineligible to appear on the November ballot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce66ed8b9fb54b99a4662494ef778e30The Latest: Nuns slain: religious order 'shocked... grieved'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75c68624a80444de80373f2381f90030Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:05:11 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the slayings of two Catholic nuns in Mississippi (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75c68624a80444de80373f2381f90030The Latest: Trump offers latest stance on immigrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/914ad7f1ad374f87956f5bb8eba29b4eFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:07:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/914ad7f1ad374f87956f5bb8eba29b4eRyan Lochte nabs new sponsor after Speedo, others dump himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba6660000f3445a182eb05d91323fcf5Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:34:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Lochte has a new sponsor — Pine Bros. Softish Throat Drops — that says people should give the swimmer "a second chance" after he fell from corporate grace following a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics he tried to pass off as a robbery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba6660000f3445a182eb05d91323fcf5Rio police charge Lochte with false report of robberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef265816e09c430d94d142707c51dbd8Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:10:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef265816e09c430d94d142707c51dbd8Judge won't dismiss Pierre-Paul privacy lawsuit against ESPNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688760ee628a40f6ad2b9e7604f876ceFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:14:48 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Miami federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by New York Giants lineman Jason Pierre-Paul against ESPN over disclosure of his medical records from a 2015 fireworks accident.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688760ee628a40f6ad2b9e7604f876ceZip line company: Woman who fell had unhooked safety gearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ea5853ffd4401390f955daea426a77Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:39:26 GMTDOVER, Del. (AP) — A woman who fell 35 feet to her death from a zip line platform had disconnected herself from the safety system, the attraction's operator said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ea5853ffd4401390f955daea426a77US swimmer Lochte's legal troubles mount in Brazilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45d5373d7e6b4cf7900c153bba993ef5Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:31:34 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45d5373d7e6b4cf7900c153bba993ef5Chelsea Clinton to remain on family foundation boardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da0965cbb4ae414fbc950cfee8d980d3Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:48:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Chelsea Clinton would remain on the board of her family's foundation even if her mother is elected president, a spokeswoman said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da0965cbb4ae414fbc950cfee8d980d3Court: Judge criticized for lenient sentence in Stanford rape case to stop hearing criminal matters at own requesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dd7ba7e5dae4e6eb25bb6e4395b8b5fFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:19:30 GMTPALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Court: Judge criticized for lenient sentence in Stanford rape case to stop hearing criminal matters at own request.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dd7ba7e5dae4e6eb25bb6e4395b8b5fThe Latest: Suspect in New Mexico girl's killing has recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efb6221da68a45c8959d8f91f40fcc54Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:12:54 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a 10-year-old New Mexico girl (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efb6221da68a45c8959d8f91f40fcc542 nuns killed in Mississippi; signs point to home break-inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9c937e474d94c97b9a6c4a52fbad5feFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:19:07 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — Two nuns who worked as nurses and helped the poor in rural Mississippi were found slain in their home, perhaps victims of a break-in and vehicle theft, officials said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9c937e474d94c97b9a6c4a52fbad5feLA mom charged in death of malnourished son found in closethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d02e42fb31244fb7aed89a46a7f155e8Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:13:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles woman has been charged with murder in the death of her severely malnourished 11-year-old son whose body was found in a closet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d02e42fb31244fb7aed89a46a7f155e8Judge rejects doctors' lawsuit against Quackwatch websitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f023db8c70ec41e5bf341b711be4008aThu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A lawsuit brought by two pioneers in the anti-aging movement who said an online article about them suggests they're quacks has been tossed out by a judge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f023db8c70ec41e5bf341b711be4008aThe Latest: World Trade Center honors Italy quake victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/becb147ab0e341498b78520aeb6f5992Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:36:48 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/becb147ab0e341498b78520aeb6f5992Reed, Laird share early lead at Barclayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c6fa422ff64b1db52b3a1d40422a2cThu, 25 Aug 2016 23:03:58 GMTFARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Reed didn't break anything Thursday except par.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c6fa422ff64b1db52b3a1d40422a2cRio police: Irishmen say their top official handled ticketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa23473d364f41b99135adf9eab7ec66Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:58:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Irish Olympic executives have told Rio police that the head of their national committee, who has been arrested in a Summer Games ticket-scalping probe, was in sole charge of ticketing matters, a chief investigator said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa23473d364f41b99135adf9eab7ec6610 Things to Know for Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2dc5108c5ef41a1a4d9afa9f653d514Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:16:38 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2dc5108c5ef41a1a4d9afa9f653d514IndyCar to race at Gateway Motorsports Park next yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26a1dba20c4243e4a8845e793a4e12aaFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:29:58 GMTMADISON, Ill. (AP) — IndyCar will race at Gateway Motorsports Park next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26a1dba20c4243e4a8845e793a4e12aaActivist discovers iPhone spyware, sparking security updatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3342fc99ec0748ab8ac60544905fa1ccFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:03:05 GMTAJMAN, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The suspicious text message that appeared on Ahmed Mansoor's iPhone promised to reveal details about torture in the United Arab Emirates' prisons. All Mansoor had to do was click the link.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3342fc99ec0748ab8ac60544905fa1ccDover agrees to sell Nashville track to real estate companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d96259b4f42f4cd7b14c9c01e664ea92Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:47:22 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dover Motorsports, Inc. has a new buyer for the Nashville Superspeedway in a commercial real estate development company.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d96259b4f42f4cd7b14c9c01e664ea92The Latest: Louisiana to reopen 3 shellfish areashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bc8e360847a4318998a1a6fc075e4e2Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:22:40 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bc8e360847a4318998a1a6fc075e4e2ITT Tech banned from taking new students with federal aidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e1ab57a5da94523bfd5a78e3cb97c7cThu, 25 Aug 2016 22:56:58 GMTThe U.S. Department of Education has banned the for-profit college chain ITT Educational Services from enrolling new students who use federal financial aid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e1ab57a5da94523bfd5a78e3cb97c7cDefending champ Kvitova, Radwanska advance in New Havenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa589629a0544fcf819efe47d7360a6eFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:02:10 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two-time defending champion Petra Kvitova needed just an hour Thursday to beat Ekaterina Makarova 6-3, 6-1 and move into the semifinals of the Connecticut Open, despite suffering from a cold.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa589629a0544fcf819efe47d7360a6eReport: Explosion rocks sports center in Belgian town of Chimay, at least one deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dba9f1b9d80d4f428e8a5800f0a7fdd0Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:52:36 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Report: Explosion rocks sports center in Belgian town of Chimay, at least one dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dba9f1b9d80d4f428e8a5800f0a7fdd0Prison: Man convicted in deadly home invasion tried suicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5aa884da16544fea52ebaf5e4191bb4Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:20:02 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man convicted in the slayings of a mother and her two daughters during a home invasion in a wealthy Connecticut suburb has tried to kill himself in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5aa884da16544fea52ebaf5e4191bb42 men in Nevada standoff case plead guilty in federal courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7dda70412064a1e94077123678bfc0aFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:09:55 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Two defendants became the first to plead guilty Thursday to federal charges in an armed confrontation with U.S. officials over grazing rights near cattleman and open-range advocate Cliven Bundy's ranch in Nevada.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7dda70412064a1e94077123678bfc0aCapsules on top men's players at the 2016 US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8dadbd062f9437c8405cab9a9b6a978Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:58:49 GMTMen to watch at the U.S. Open, which begins Monday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8dadbd062f9437c8405cab9a9b6a978Pick Six: Strong, Sumlin entering 2016 on coaching hot seathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c24ba4fa4bbd427e8cfdba2f5c24e88bThu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:19 GMTTo consider Les Miles on the dreaded hot seat at LSU entering this season suggests a lot about job security among college football coaches these days — especially those in the Southeastern Conference.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c24ba4fa4bbd427e8cfdba2f5c24e88bNonbelievers sue over Pennsylvania House's opening prayershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8aaac1228d447c38d3b4b53d01d034fFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:00:01 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A group of people who don't believe in God filed a federal lawsuit on Thursday seeking to change how prayers are handled before sessions of the state House of Representatives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8aaac1228d447c38d3b4b53d01d034fCourt: Michigan sex offender rules cannot be retroactivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aef6d2a799a42bfb1d9b44d5af2f66aThu, 25 Aug 2016 22:58:39 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Significant changes to Michigan's sex offender registry law cannot be applied retroactively to potentially thousands of sex offenders because the revisions unconstitutionally stiffen the punishment of offenders after their convictions, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aef6d2a799a42bfb1d9b44d5af2f66aLaGuardia travelers fear turbulence en route to new airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8f74cc2b25d4306a28fcc6abd57265dThu, 25 Aug 2016 22:55:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — There could be turbulence for travelers during the multibillion dollar renovation of New York's LaGuardia Airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8f74cc2b25d4306a28fcc6abd57265dFort Campbell: Soldier in custody after firing shotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa3bb8db6148415b967d8a296f3595c6Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:18:46 GMTFORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Army officials say a 101st Airborne Division soldier fired two shots at Fort Campbell and then fled in his vehicle before being apprehended by military police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa3bb8db6148415b967d8a296f3595c63-time champ Lydia Ko shot behind Stephanie Meadow in Canadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e07f219b998c405e92cdb483e1bd8d41Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:57:29 GMTPRIDDIS, Alberta (AP) — Three-time champion Lydia Ko was back on the Canadian Pacific Women's Open leaderboard Thursday. Canadian star Brooke Henderson had a lot of catching up to do in the lightning-delayed first round.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e07f219b998c405e92cdb483e1bd8d41Yellen, in speech Friday, could send signal about next hikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c624f646e5641dab82ba99cb213d000Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:25:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The job market is humming, and so are the U.S. financial markets, with major stock indexes near record highs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c624f646e5641dab82ba99cb213d000Auto, technology industries clash over talking carshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95d6d2bf42dd480c922aaf78388430fdFri, 26 Aug 2016 01:23:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Cars that wirelessly talk to each other are finally ready for the road, creating the potential to dramatically reduce traffic deaths, improve the safety of self-driving cars and someday maybe even help solve traffic jams, automakers and government officials say.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95d6d2bf42dd480c922aaf78388430fdYear after Slam bid at US Open, Williams eyes No. 23, No. 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a798a8f1a4403b982e65a28fe1e0bfThu, 25 Aug 2016 23:56:58 GMTDespite everything that Serena Williams has won and done, her sense of self can still fluctuate based on the outcome of a particular match.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a798a8f1a4403b982e65a28fe1e0bfBelgian media report blast at Chimay sports centerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9a5757387ad4c529606437355c19a1bFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:57:48 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — A Belgian newspaper is reporting that an explosion has rocked a sports center in the Belgian town of Chimay, with reports of at least one person dead and two injured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9a5757387ad4c529606437355c19a1bSuddenly it's Trump sounding soft on illegal immigrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a366512764554cf4ba547635075cb688Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:58:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump defeated 16 rivals in the Republican primaries by being the most anti-immigrant of them all, promising to build a giant wall on the border and deport millions. He labeled opponents like Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio as weak and amnesty-loving, and his extreme rhetoric pushed the entire immigration debate to the right.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a366512764554cf4ba547635075cb688Pardon me: Michigan plant making way for Grey Poupon mustardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd14390c8064e7784806cd00c77accaFri, 26 Aug 2016 00:52:54 GMTHOLLAND, Mich. (AP) — The state with a history of manufacturing motors and Motown music is making more room for mustard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd14390c8064e7784806cd00c77acca