FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Aug 2016 20:10:12 -07:00California Assembly OKs bill hiking overtime for farmworkers, 30 Aug 2016 00:02:40 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Four decades after he signed the nation's first law giving farmworkers collective bargaining rights, California Gov. Jerry Brown will again consider a historic proposal calling for farmworkers to receive the same overtime pay as other hourly workers, after the Assembly approved legislation Monday to phase in the change. dismisses data speed reduction suit against AT&T, 30 Aug 2016 00:27:28 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by federal officials that claimed AT&T misled millions of smartphone customers with unlimited data plans who had their Internet speeds cut.'s decision to sit through anthem scrutinized, 30 Aug 2016 01:34:51 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters, Colin Kaepernick's name came up Monday as his decision to sit down during the national anthem reached far beyond football. warns of possible state election-system hacks, 30 Aug 2016 01:04:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The FBI is warning state officials to boost their election security in light of evidence that hackers targeted related data systems in two states. dead, 4 hurt in highway shootout; bullet holes cover SUV, 30 Aug 2016 00:35:11 GMTEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A shootout on a New Jersey highway on Monday afternoon left one person dead, four others hurt and a sport utility vehicle riddled with bullet holes. Nadal's wrist needs 'a little more time' at US Open, 30 Aug 2016 00:46:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — As Rafael Nadal stood near the net at the U.S. Open after winning his first Grand Slam match in three months Monday, he unraveled the thick wrap of white tape protecting his all-important left wrist and then clutched at that arm with his right hand. Latest: US Open roof makes its world premiere, 30 Aug 2016 00:11:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): New Mexico girl's relatives mystified over mom's role, 30 Aug 2016 02:08:30 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Michelle Martens kept her new relationship with a man convicted of child endangerment a secret from friends and family for weeks — as she helped plan her daughter's 10th birthday party, sent the girl off daily to the school bus and held down her job at a local grocery store. manager gets over 3 years in prison for child porn, 30 Aug 2016 01:08:16 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Boeing manager has been sentenced in Los Angeles to more than three years in prison for possessing child pornography discovered during an unrelated espionage investigation. majors' 1st 18-game winner, Red Sox beat Rays 9-4, 30 Aug 2016 02:34:48 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Rick Porcello became the majors' first 18-game winner and the first Red Sox pitcher in 70 years to open a season 13-0 in Fenway Park, going seven solid innings in Boston's 9-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. Things to Know for Monday, 30 Aug 2016 01:10:01 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: probe brawl that killed college student after party, 30 Aug 2016 00:48:01 GMTITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — An Ithaca College student fatally stabbed at Cornell University was attacked while trying to help a fellow student amid a series of fights after a weekend party, his sister said Monday. scare hard to avoid with cascade of false reports, 30 Aug 2016 00:28:22 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — In the moments before reports of gunshots spread panic at Los Angeles International Airport, police with weapons drawn had confronted a masked man outside a terminal who was carrying a plastic sword and dressed like Zorro. investigate owners of bus in fatal wreck, driver, 30 Aug 2016 00:46:08 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana State Police say they're looking into the owners of a bus that hit a firetruck and other vehicles on an elevated stretch of Interstate 10, killing two people and injuring dozens. slain nuns remembered for helping the needy, 30 Aug 2016 02:27:55 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi's capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy and were found stabbed to death last week in their home in one of the poorest counties of the state. watch issued as storm nears Hawaii's Big Island, 30 Aug 2016 01:52:32 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Central Pacific Hurricane Center on Monday issued a hurricane watch for the Big Island of Hawaii as Hurricane Madeline closed in on the island. Latest: Raonic moves on in straight sets at US Open, 30 Aug 2016 01:30:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): runner from India inspires at Masters Games, 30 Aug 2016 01:04:07 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Man Kaur from India needed almost a minute-and-a-half to cross the finish line in the 100-meter dash, but she still picked up a gold medal Monday at the American Masters Games. That's because the 100-year-old Kaur was the only female competitor in her age category at the competition for older athletes. Latest: Police say highway shooting was not random act, 30 Aug 2016 00:08:21 GMTEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a shootout on a New Jersey highway (all times local):' single in 10th gives Indians 1-0 win over Twins, 30 Aug 2016 02:47:44 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis' 10th-inning single scored Chris Gimenez and gave the Cleveland Indians a 1-0 victory over Minnesota on Monday night, the Twins' 11th straight loss.'s HR lifts Tigers over White Sox 4-3, 30 Aug 2016 02:40:47 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. gold medalist Monica Puig out in US Open 1st round, 30 Aug 2016 00:58:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sure, Monica Puig would have loved another week between the Olympics and the U.S. Open to "come down from the high" of becoming Puerto Rico's first gold medalist., Werth lead Nationals past Phillies 4-0, 30 Aug 2016 02:49:34 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tanner Roark won't fly under the radar the way he's pitching. denies asylum to 28 detained Latin American mothers, 30 Aug 2016 01:50:14 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A legal ruling that would send 28 detained immigrant mothers and their children back to Latin America despite their claims they would be persecuted upon return was upheld on Monday by a federal appeals court. Latest: Sock outlasts teen Fritz in 5 sets at US Open, 30 Aug 2016 01:48:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): throwing error lifts Cardinals to 6-5 win over Brewers, 30 Aug 2016 02:54:59 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Stephen Piscotty scored on a throwing error in the ninth inning after Carlos Martinez struck out a career-high 13, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 on Monday night. Latest: Immigrant advocates want private contracts gone, 30 Aug 2016 00:07:17 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the use of private contractors for immigration detention facilities (all times local): sign rookie Joey Bosa to 4-year deal, 30 Aug 2016 00:34:10 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Defensive end Joey Bosa ended his monthlong holdout Monday when he signed a four-year contract with the San Diego Chargers.'s president proclaims innocence at impeachment trial, 30 Aug 2016 02:13:39 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — In a session less electric than expected, Brazil's suspended president proclaimed her innocence at her impeachment trial Monday, branding her vice president a "usurper," calling the drive to oust her a "coup" and warning senators that history will judge them harshly if they oust a democratically elected leader on false charges. in fatal wreck previously cited for no license, 30 Aug 2016 00:35:37 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana State Police say they're looking into the owners of a bus that hit a firetruck and other vehicles on an elevated stretch of Interstate 10, killing two people and injuring dozens. document says Morocco violated Western Sahara cease-fire, 30 Aug 2016 01:13:08 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A confidential U.N. document says Morocco violated a 1991 cease-fire agreement with the Polisario Front independence movement by sending armed security personnel and equipment into the contested Western Sahara region without prior notice to U.N. peacekeepers. reviewing use of private immigration facilities, 30 Aug 2016 00:57:33 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Federal immigration officials said Monday they are considering phasing out the use of private contractors at its detention facilities amid pressure from immigrant advocates to end the practice over safety concerns. Latest: Police identify 2 officers, man in shooting, 30 Aug 2016 02:49:03 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting involving a police officer in Raleigh, North Carolina: stocks mostly higher on hopes for higher US rates, 30 Aug 2016 02:41:19 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as hopes continued for a U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate cut later this year.'s No. 2 executive departs for United Airlines, 30 Aug 2016 00:53:51 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The president and No. 2 executive at American Airlines has left the company and taken the same job with rival United Airlines. years later, New Orleans remembers Katrina, 30 Aug 2016 01:21:57 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — It's been 11 years since the wind, rain and subsequent levee breaks associated with Hurricane Katrina deluged New Orleans. Kane says Gene Wilder gave her a second chance, 30 Aug 2016 02:54:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — At age 23, Carol Kane was fresh off a Best Actress Oscar nomination with no prospects on the horizon. The phone hadn't rung for a year, she said. Then Gene Wilder called. homers again, Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-1, 30 Aug 2016 02:48:44 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Josh Donaldson is making a push for another AL MVP Award, and the Toronto Blue Jays may be narrowing the field in the AL East. killed, several injured in south Georgia school bus crash, 30 Aug 2016 01:01:05 GMTVALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia State Patrol says one person has died and several others have been taken to a hospital with injuries after a crash involving a school bus on Interstate 75 in Valdosta. Dept. focuses on police treatment of mentally ill, 30 Aug 2016 02:52:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department lawyers investigating police agencies for claims of racial discrimination and excessive force are increasingly turning up a different problem: officers' interactions with the mentally ill. Latest: DA: Families a factor in death penalty decision, 30 Aug 2016 00:28:12 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two nuns in Mississippi (all times local): to increase farm overtime moves to California governor, 30 Aug 2016 01:01:07 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Four decades after he signed the nation's first law giving farmworkers collective bargaining rights, California Gov. Jerry Brown will again consider a historic proposal calling for farmworkers to receive the same overtime pay as other hourly workers, after the Assembly approved legislation Monday to phase in the change. Kim Dotcom can livestream legal fight against the US, 30 Aug 2016 02:09:14 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom will be allowed to livestream his legal bid to halt his extradition to the United States, a New Zealand judge ruled Tuesday. Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83, 30 Aug 2016 01:19:33 GMTGene Wilder, the frizzy-haired actor who brought his deft comedic touch to such unforgettable roles as the neurotic accountant in "The Producers" and the mad scientist of "Young Frankenstein," has died. He was 83. Mexican president copied texts in thesis, 30 Aug 2016 00:12:05 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The university that granted Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto a law degree in 1991 has acknowledged he copied texts and ideas without crediting their authors in his thesis. cease-fire takes effect in Colombia under accord, 30 Aug 2016 01:22:16 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A permanent cease-fire took effect in Colombia on Monday, a major step in bringing an end to 52 years of bloody combat between the government and the country's biggest rebel group. aide Abedin dumps husband Weiner over new scandal, 30 Aug 2016 00:10:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is done playing the good wife to Anthony Weiner, announcing Monday she is leaving the serially sexting ex-congressman after he was accused of sending raunchy photos and messages to yet another woman. OFF: Kershaw vs Tebow? Watch for the slider, 30 Aug 2016 00:15:31 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Tuesday: asks FBI to probe threat of Russian election tampering, 30 Aug 2016 01:45:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): of Marine who died at Wisconsin VA center files suit, 30 Aug 2016 01:52:49 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The family of a Marine veteran who died from a toxic mix of more than a dozen drugs at a U.S. Veterans Affairs facility in Tomah, Wisconsin, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the U.S. government.