FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:35:11 -07:00Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f732e3dc0e4489fa7e14f1b1df648b8Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:18:07 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A man working on the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline was killed in an apparent accident in western North Dakota, a state regulator said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f732e3dc0e4489fa7e14f1b1df648b8The Latest: Friend says slain nun committed to helping poorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9abc0cf543da40fb9f1a877a464dacfaSat, 27 Aug 2016 18:49:35 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two nuns in Mississippi (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9abc0cf543da40fb9f1a877a464dacfaThe Latest: Iowa governor says Trump can win on agriculturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71fdf511987c4acf9f1977b89837dad2Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:53:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71fdf511987c4acf9f1977b89837dad2Niners QB Kaepernick refuses to stand for anthem in protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9b025f2cc784aeeb85f346b50172a2cSat, 27 Aug 2016 17:38:25 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9b025f2cc784aeeb85f346b50172a2cHunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/326235b45dba4993b8ee4bd2b060b6a0Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:11:31 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Hunting and fishing licenses are on sale again in Washington state, after someone hacked or attempted to hack into an outside vendor's system, exposing several million records containing the personal information of hunters and anglers throughout the Northwest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/326235b45dba4993b8ee4bd2b060b6a0Venezuelan police jail prominent activist in pre-dawn raidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60c85d7dfc274a50bc8bec3bcc0b1d7bSat, 27 Aug 2016 17:41:21 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A prominent opposition leader has been jailed again after being picked up by intelligence agents before dawn at the Caracas home where he was held under house arrest on civil rebellion charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60c85d7dfc274a50bc8bec3bcc0b1d7bMan arrested in shocking killings of 2 Mississippi nunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ae1b7420efa404890b49a3d46d5eb01Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:52:16 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — A man suspected in the slayings of two nuns found dead in their Mississippi home has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the shocking killing that rocked the small town communities where the women served, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ae1b7420efa404890b49a3d46d5eb01Voting closes in Gabon where president vies to extend powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbf206debe334bce915dafe48691340fSat, 27 Aug 2016 17:35:07 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Voting closed Saturday evening in Gabon, where the president is vying for re-election and voters weighed whether to maintain a family dynasty that stretches back to the 1960s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbf206debe334bce915dafe48691340fWHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73f5e2a7615c494d848b9e870506e861Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:54:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73f5e2a7615c494d848b9e870506e861Turkey extradites 5 Macedonians planning to join IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d873aec5ca07416f9b57712ebee279c0Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:03:30 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonian police say Turkey has extradited five Macedonians arrested in Istanbul in an operation to crack down on recruitment for the Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d873aec5ca07416f9b57712ebee279c0Couple files lawsuit to bring dozen cats into remodeled homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d47138b005e4647b81c2576adb5d711Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:55:01 GMTBILTMORE FOREST, N.C. (AP) — A Buncombe County couple is going to court to get permission to keep the 12 cats they refer to as their "tribe" in their refurbished home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d47138b005e4647b81c2576adb5d711Nate Parker opens about rape case in new interviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39de73cc2a04451fb97dce5e948f9ad1Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:01:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The actor-director dealing with a 17-year-old rape case casting a storm over his new film and career has opened up about the incident in a new interview.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39de73cc2a04451fb97dce5e948f9ad1The Latest: Trump says he will end 'war on American farmer'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5f461789a349d49a524dc172e8a0ffSat, 27 Aug 2016 20:27:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5f461789a349d49a524dc172e8a0ffReport: Black men, boys shot most by Chicago policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98cd5da2150940fe9a9ba4a06b909ff4Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:44:26 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — After threatening to sue, the Chicago Tribune has obtained data from the city's police department that tracks every time an officer has opened fire in the city over the past six years. The vast majority of those hit were black men or boys.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98cd5da2150940fe9a9ba4a06b909ff4Venezuelan police jail top activist in pre-dawn transferhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da31453712f14b8aa073fbcb4e618be0Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:04:09 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A prominent Venezuelan opposition leader has been jailed again after intelligence agents picked him up at his home before dawn, a brazen move that the government said was necessary to prevent acts of violence but which has alarmed the opposition and human rights groups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da31453712f14b8aa073fbcb4e618be0The Latest: Suspect in Albuquerque girl's death visits courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/992734e23bfb40b0b105dd916285d074Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:18:57 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the gruesome killing of a 10-year-old girl from Albuquerque, New Mexico, (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/992734e23bfb40b0b105dd916285d074South Korea beats Panama in LLWS international title gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8d79669f2a24b0ba8d339d498c67f9dSat, 27 Aug 2016 19:59:54 GMTSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Youbin Choi struck out 14 and South Korea beat Panama 7-2 Saturday to reach the championship game of the Little League World Series.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8d79669f2a24b0ba8d339d498c67f9dWoman who videotaped child sex assault gets prison termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85adc09f1d8f4f2892b83fa4d6e9a382Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:54:59 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A woman who videotaped herself sexually assaulting a 4-year-old relative and then sold the footage is headed to prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85adc09f1d8f4f2892b83fa4d6e9a382Lawyers: 3 former Salvadoran military officers releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e35c774944204d7abe3e254e18d62703Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:51:50 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Three former Salvadoran military officers who Spanish courts wanted to put on trial for their alleged roles in the killing of six Jesuit priests were freed from prison late Friday after the Supreme Court denied their extradition, their lawyers said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e35c774944204d7abe3e254e18d62703Study: Harris County, Texas, death penalty cases biasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a07cde81a442348f5f101e34e8faa0Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:23:31 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Harvard Law School study reports that racial bias, over-aggressive prosecutions and inadequate representation for poor defendants plagues Harris County's handling of death penalty cases.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a07cde81a442348f5f101e34e8faa0Florida-bound Southwest flight diverted after engine problemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60e97cd615a94a44a9f8f3e055787ef7Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:39:41 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Southwest Airlines says a flight from New Orleans to Orlando, Florida, was diverted after a problem with an engine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60e97cd615a94a44a9f8f3e055787ef7Lying under oath draws California prosecutor's irehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45af75b728a4408e822761061a9415f2Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:50:58 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 12-year-old girl's lie on the witness stand cost Luther Jones 18 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45af75b728a4408e822761061a9415f2Mother charged in drowning death of son in central Alabamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fc6a63df16c4098a2043bdca7231907Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:54:55 GMTHOMEWOOD, Ala. (AP) — A mother has been charged in the death of her son who drowned in the pool at a central Alabama apartment while she shopped at Walmart.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fc6a63df16c4098a2043bdca7231907Cowboys QB Romo has broken bone in backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbb17b63de6447faaf9ba4ffad9a0038Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:23:08 GMTFRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says quarterback Tony Romo has a broken bone in his back, and there is no timetable for his return.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbb17b63de6447faaf9ba4ffad9a0038Spanish police arrest 57 in illegal Chinese immigration ringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91ef7c8adb8a40b8977e044a81932a1eSat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:51 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested 57 people and dismantled an illegal immigration ring giving Chinese citizens Spanish residency permits through fake job contracts as domestic staff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91ef7c8adb8a40b8977e044a81932a1eThe Latest: Turkish soldier killed in Syria by rocket attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38f48450268d4a16b6cce162b9290d42Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:09:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments in the Syrian civil war (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38f48450268d4a16b6cce162b9290d42Turkish state media: 1 Turkish soldier killed, 3 wounded in Syria; 1st Turkish casualties in Syria operationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75f8caa097f547658eaded611dbfca08Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:01:26 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish state media: 1 Turkish soldier killed, 3 wounded in Syria; 1st Turkish casualties in Syria operation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75f8caa097f547658eaded611dbfca08The Latest: Kaine urges Florida Democrats to votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4472f79f82744c89b815ff1d3e303f31Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:37:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4472f79f82744c89b815ff1d3e303f31Olympic champion Aly Raisman feted by Massachusetts hometownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4bfa1d593644373a33e66a3fa2ac7c7Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:21:53 GMTNEEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — Gymnast Aly Raisman is getting a hero's welcome following her medal-winning performances at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4bfa1d593644373a33e66a3fa2ac7c7Kurdish-led Syria forces face off with Turkish-backed rebelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc06662942f4475f800d0fd232f77013Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:13:09 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Backed by Turkish tanks and reports of airstrikes, Turkey-allied Syrian rebels clashed with Kurdish-led forces in northeastern Syria in a new escalation that further complicates the already protracted Syrian conflict.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc06662942f4475f800d0fd232f77013Authorities: chlorine leak in W.Va. under controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/183f22911f67433883791f8d367d619bSat, 27 Aug 2016 18:53:28 GMTNEW MARTINSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say a chlorine leak in West Virginia that sent at least two people to a hospital is under control.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/183f22911f67433883791f8d367d619bItaly buries quake dead, recalls sisters embracing in rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38b8be67f7824d0f929d6625be3d1886Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:47:49 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — Mourners in Italy prayed, hugged, wept and even applauded as coffins carrying victims of the country's devastating earthquake passed by at a state funeral Saturday, grieving as one nation after three desperate days of trying to save as many people as possible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38b8be67f7824d0f929d6625be3d1886The Latest: Trump tweet on Chicago shooting prompts backlashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a87a2fcf72c499c931cf7c9d8539b88Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:03:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a87a2fcf72c499c931cf7c9d8539b88Family members find body of missing N. Carolina teacherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d60215050e8d4be4ab27c8817bc86784Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:00:54 GMTKERNERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies say the family members of a North Carolina man who disappeared days before he was to begin his first year as a teacher found his body in a lake.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d60215050e8d4be4ab27c8817bc86784Colombian rebels announce final conference of peace talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a77bfcac6ae4f69a04fae51aee52402Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:52:56 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Top commanders from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia are preparing to gather one final time to ratify a peace accord reached this week with government negotiators and map out its political strategy without weapons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a77bfcac6ae4f69a04fae51aee52402Large whale tangled in rope off Central California coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834de6b6bb63412fa685f23992a33616Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:44:23 GMTMORRO BAY, Calif. (AP) — A humpback whale with a rope wrapped around its body is being monitored off the Central California coast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834de6b6bb63412fa685f23992a33616Woman admits crickets, worms spilling on subway was a stunthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/290b75dd0ef444629ccfdcb02b121480Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:29:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A woman who caused chaos aboard a subway train by releasing a container of crickets and worms says it was all a prank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/290b75dd0ef444629ccfdcb02b121480In wake of cousin's fatal shooting, Dwyane Wade speaks outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8b5e045d7c24ba0bd2b109264df043dSat, 27 Aug 2016 19:11:18 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin was an innocent bystander, police said, pushing her baby in a stroller near a Chicago school where she intended to register her children when she was fatally shot Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8b5e045d7c24ba0bd2b109264df043dClinton receives first intelligence briefing as nomineehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/801d24ad96fb40b791f9b677490248c2Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:30:09 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton received her first national security briefing Saturday as the Democratic presidential nominee, meeting with intelligence officials for an overview of the major threats facing the nation around the globe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/801d24ad96fb40b791f9b677490248c2Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez returns home to fanfarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ba80a7438e47e18816e9045fe262dfSat, 27 Aug 2016 19:10:18 GMTOLD BRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Thousands of people have turned out to welcome home Olympic medalist, U.S. gymnast Laurie Hernandez.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ba80a7438e47e18816e9045fe262dfGrief erupts in Italy as nation honors, buries quake deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b85805c8003141319c99648f5e0d2d57Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:39:09 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — Mourners in Italy prayed, hugged, wept and even applauded as coffins carrying victims of the country's devastating earthquake passed by at a state funeral Saturday, grieving as one nation after three desperate days of trying to save as many people as possible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b85805c8003141319c99648f5e0d2d57Cowboys QB Romo has small fracture in backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd71a15d9c75460086f1150b214359a6Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:07:48 GMTFRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says quarterback Tony Romo has a small fracture in his back.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd71a15d9c75460086f1150b214359a68 troops killed in suspected rebel attack in north Paraguayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a7d43e61fda487da0b0bce5b4d6579eSat, 27 Aug 2016 19:58:06 GMTASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Suspected members of a little-known rebel group killed eight soldiers in an attack in northern Paraguay on Saturday, just days after guerrillas and officials in Colombia reached a peace deal to end the longest-running insurgency in Latin America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a7d43e61fda487da0b0bce5b4d6579eHope Solo takes indefinite leave from Seattle Reignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0992654265704aa29e42c3c6ec7e89deSat, 27 Aug 2016 19:51:10 GMTHope Solo has taken an indefinite leave from the Seattle Reign of the National Women's Soccer League, less than a week after being suspended for six months by the U.S. national team for disparaging remarks about Sweden.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0992654265704aa29e42c3c6ec7e89deWade's cousin's death part of uptick in Chicago gun violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f566c3072b64d58a3c704b7ac8cd648Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:51:37 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The fatal shooting of NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin in Chicago is part of a sharp uptick in gun violence in the nation's third-largest city this year. Among the other innocent people caught in crossfire have been young children playing outside and a father paying bills at his kitchen table.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f566c3072b64d58a3c704b7ac8cd648FARC rebels announce final conference to ratify Colombia peace accords, create political movementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52cf600cc1b84330b901e105f51d1a48Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:46:01 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — FARC rebels announce final conference to ratify Colombia peace accords, create political movement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52cf600cc1b84330b901e105f51d1a48Restaurant operator responds to claims of worms in burgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1861772036ae4a4a8d6c8fc793070ad7Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:01:28 GMTMAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) — A McDonald's franchisee says he's been unable to substantiate claims by two customers who reported finding worms in food at the fast-food chain's restaurants in two Kentucky communities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1861772036ae4a4a8d6c8fc793070ad7The Latest: Police questioning 3 in death of Wade's cousinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a2817f96a024b5b9f2595805f0d4338Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:08:49 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin in Chicago (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a2817f96a024b5b9f2595805f0d4338The embrace of life: A story of 2 sisters in Italy's quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85aa773ad4ac4cbaa067fa06fc71ae13Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:59:46 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — In the chaos of Italy's devastating earthquake, an older sister's embrace allowed a young girl to survive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85aa773ad4ac4cbaa067fa06fc71ae13Navy gets $2.7B attack submarine sponsored by Michelle Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4174b2265e824471961d76500298fbb1Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:48:58 GMTAn attack submarine that is sponsored by first lady Michelle Obama and will be named for her home state has been delivered to the U.S. Navy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4174b2265e824471961d76500298fbb1