FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Aug 2015 21:44:55 -07:00MTV VMA memorable moments from Kanye to Nicki, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:05 GMTThe MTV Video Music Awards are as much about the performances as the memorable moments. A few of the top moments in the 2015 VMAs: House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip, 31 Aug 2015 02:52:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska. League teams gets hero's welcome as it returns home, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:41 GMTLEWISBERRY, Pa. (AP) — The victory went to Tokyo, but members of Lewisberry's Red Land Little League team returned to their small community as hometown champions, escorted by police, firefighters and EMS crews. investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy, 30 Aug 2015 23:58:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail. arrested after police say she drowned twin boys in tub, 31 Aug 2015 03:22:25 GMTAVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A 22-year-mother has been arrested on charges that she drowned her 2-year-old twin sons in a bathtub on Sunday, police said. pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgers, 31 Aug 2015 03:17:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night. to don 1-piece pajamas at end of West Coast trip, 30 Aug 2015 23:58:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Cubs are wrapping up a six-game West Coast trip, so it must be time for manager Joe Maddon to break out the pajamas. Marvin Mandel, who fell from political grace, has died, 31 Aug 2015 01:25:44 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Marvin Mandel, a former Maryland governor whose 26-year career in state government ended with his 1977 conviction on political corruption charges, has died. He was 95. mourn fallen firefighters in Washington state, 31 Aug 2015 01:12:55 GMTWENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — Several thousand people gathered Sunday to honor three U.S. Forest Service firefighters killed battling wildfires in Washington state. Boko Haram kills 56 in remote part of Borno State, 31 Aug 2015 01:56:06 GMTMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Islamic extremist group Boko Haram killed 56 villagers in a remote area, the governor of Borno State of the region said Sunday, as the government warned that the extremists are trying to extend their violent campaign Things to Know for Monday, 31 Aug 2015 01:07:27 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: take preseason win over Saints 27-13, 31 Aug 2015 02:24:55 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brian Hoyer sounded pleased about his first game as the Houston Texans' designated starter. Capsules, 31 Aug 2015 01:43:41 GMTEDISON, N.J. (AP) — The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn't this easy., Kiermaier hit HRs help Rays beat Royals 3-2, 31 Aug 2015 02:03:22 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A couple of solo home runs from unlikely sources and four strong innings of relief were just enough for the Tampa Bay Rays to get their first and only win of the season over the Kansas City Royals. Malaysian PM rejects calls that he step down, 31 Aug 2015 02:34:48 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poured scorn on a huge two-day rally that brought together tens of thousands of yellow-shirted protesters demanding his resignation over a financial scandal. Minaj calls out Miley Cyrus at MTV VMAs, 31 Aug 2015 02:03:13 GMTNicki Minaj called Miley Cyrus out at the MTV Video Music Awards after the 22-year-old said in an interview that the rapper was being a poor sport about not receiving a nomination for video of the year. master Wes Craven dies at 76, 31 Aug 2015 03:26:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who thrilled audiences with iconic and bloody suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream" that made his name synonymous with horror, has died. He was 76. Maryland Gov. Marvin Mandel, whose career ended with a corruption conviction, has died, 31 Aug 2015 00:27:37 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Marvin Mandel, whose career ended with a corruption conviction, has died . from Martins, Evans give Seattle 2-1 win over Portland, 31 Aug 2015 00:19:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Brad Evans and the Seattle Sounders are in an unfamiliar position. Dixon snatches IndyCar championship away from Montoya, 30 Aug 2015 23:56:17 GMTSONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Scott Dixon captured a fourth IndyCar championship by winning the season finale Sunday to snatch the title from Juan Pablo Montoya. Cyrus shakes in barely there silver straps at VMAs, 31 Aug 2015 02:24:30 GMTMiley Cyrus shook a long, rock goddess ponytail and strutted in barely there silver straps Sunday on the arrivals carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards, later delivering on a promise for multiple costume changes as host. Christian sect ends protests in Philippines, 31 Aug 2015 03:28:20 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of members of a politically influential Christian sect have ended five days of street protests that set off huge traffic jams in the Philippine capital and sparked outrage from motorists. wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11, 31 Aug 2015 00:38:48 GMTSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game against Lewisberry, Pennsylvania. list of winners of 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:19 GMTHere is a partial list of the winners of Sunday night's 2015 MTV Music Video Awards in Los Angeles:, students join Japan's protests over security bills, 31 Aug 2015 02:35:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Mothers holding their children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies. say IS damages ancient temple in Syria's Palmyra, 31 Aug 2015 03:22:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive explosion Sunday, activists said. Portion of Newark Liberty Airport evacuated, 31 Aug 2015 01:55:16 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A portion of Newark Liberty International Airport was evacuated Sunday night after police said a man made his way into a secure hallway. Arrieta throws no-hitter for Chicago Cubs in 2-0 victory over Los Angeles Dodgers, 31 Aug 2015 02:51:55 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter for Chicago Cubs in 2-0 victory over Los Angeles Dodgers. drives in go-ahead runs, A's top D-backs 7-4 in 11, 31 Aug 2015 00:42:18 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Marcus Semien's two-run single with the bases loaded and two outs in the 11th inning sent the Oakland Athletics to a 7-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday., Moss, Reynolds homer as Cardinals beat Giants 7-5, 30 Aug 2015 23:30:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Carpenter, Brandon Moss and Mark Reynolds all hit home runs, Yadier Molina drove in two and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Sunday. Pride wins Tour's Portland Open, 31 Aug 2015 03:09:58 GMTNORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) — Dicky Pride won the Tour's Portland Open on Sunday and earned a PGA Tour card with a fifth-place finish on the regular-season money list. Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to Hawaii, 31 Aug 2015 00:19:33 GMTKAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Greg Colden, a farmer on Hawaii's Big Island, said he is most worried about the damage that more rain and sustained winds could do to the area as Hurricane Ignacio passes by this week. horror film director Wes Craven dies at age 76; made 'Nightmare on Elm Street', 31 Aug 2015 02:14:12 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary horror film director Wes Craven dies at age 76; made 'Nightmare on Elm Street' hiker found in Sierra Nevada recovering from surgery, 31 Aug 2015 00:53:43 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The family of a woman who was rescued after being stranded in the rugged Sierra Nevada for nine days said Sunday that she is recovering from surgery to set the broken bones on her lower left leg. hopes to make new memories vs Coric as US Open begins, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal's memories of his lone match against Borna Coric are a bit fuzzy, which is understandable. spotted off California beach again in 2 days, 31 Aug 2015 00:48:05 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A shark has been spotted in the waters off a San Diego County beach for the second time in two days, prompting lifeguards to extend an advisory warning beachgoers of the shark sighting. looks good after loss; no decision on racing plans, 31 Aug 2015 02:07:20 GMTSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — They were waiting for their horse, ready to take pictures with cellphones and ready to feed him snacks. Cyrus, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift set for MTV VMAs, 30 Aug 2015 23:49:02 GMTThe M in MTV will stand for Miley on Sunday night. Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall, 30 Aug 2015 23:26:30 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. rants at VMAs: He got high, is running for president, 31 Aug 2015 03:06:09 GMTKanye West gave a long rant at the MTV Video Music Awards as he apologized to Taylor Swift for taking her microphone in 2009, admitting "I don't understand awards shows" and claiming he would run for president in 2020. says 197 punished in crackdown on online rumors, 31 Aug 2015 02:28:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — People recently punished in China's campaign against online rumors include those who circulated an inflated death toll in the Tianjin blasts and who alleged a man committed suicide because of the country's stock market woes, state media reported Monday. Minaj, Taylor Swift perform together at MTV VMAs, 31 Aug 2015 01:37:04 GMTNicki Minaj and Taylor Swift buried the beef between the singers by joining forces onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards. wins in a blowout at Barclays, 31 Aug 2015 00:12:39 GMTEDISON, N.J. (AP) — The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn't this easy. Andrew Wooten gets 1st US call-up for exhibition vs Peru, 31 Aug 2015 00:22:14 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Forward Andrew Wooten is getting his first call-up to the U.S. national team for the exhibition against Peru, with Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley staying with their Major League Soccer teams. declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:06 GMTROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island. Arrieta of Cubs working on no-hitter against Dodgers, 31 Aug 2015 02:40:07 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs has a no-hitter going against the Los Angeles Dodgers through eight innings. don 1-piece pajamas at end of West Coast trip, 31 Aug 2015 00:32:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — With the Cubs wrapping up a six-game West Coast trip, it was time for manager Joe Maddon to break out the pajamas. Boko Haram kills 68 in remote part of Borno State, 31 Aug 2015 00:29:49 GMTMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The governor of Borno in northeast Nigeria says Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has killed 68 villagers in a remote area of his state. Source: Indians president Shapiro leaving for Blue Jays, 31 Aug 2015 02:39:18 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Mark Shapiro worked his way up from the bottom in Cleveland's front office, becoming one of baseball's most respected executives. Wright-Phillips, Red Bulls fly past DC United, 3-0, 31 Aug 2015 01:24:24 GMTHARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips had two goals and an assist to lead the New York Red Bulls to a 3-0 victory over D.C. United on Sunday night.