FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Oct 2016 22:15:46 -07:00News flash: The Sixers have injury problems as season nears, 22 Oct 2016 04:48:19 GMTThe last thing the Philadelphia 76ers need less than a week before the season begins is more bad news on the injury front. train derails in Cameroon, killing at least 53, 22 Oct 2016 01:20:15 GMTESEKA, Cameroon (AP) — An overloaded train derailed along the route that links Cameroon's two major cities on Friday, killing at least 53 people and injuring more than 300, the government said. IT MATTERS: North Korea, 22 Oct 2016 05:01:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Pariah state North Korea could soon be capable of targeting America with nuclear weapons. Economic sanctions and diplomatic isolation have failed to halt its progress. What can the U.S. do to stop the authoritarian government from building up a nuclear arsenal that threatens the United States and its allies in Asia? expert urges next UN chief to focus on ending tax havens, 22 Oct 2016 02:30:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. human rights expert urged the next U.N. secretary-general on Friday to make the elimination of tax havens a priority to ensure that corporations, billionaires and "kleptocrats" pay their fair share of taxes. regrets, Trump vows; Clinton pursues his supporters, 22 Oct 2016 00:59:15 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election's most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family. Trump vowed to go all-out in the final three weeks so he'll have no regrets — even if he loses. Syrian government blamed for 3rd chemical attack, 22 Oct 2016 04:50:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — An international team has determined that the Syrian government carried out a third chemical attack in the conflict-wracked nation, according to a report released late Friday. water main floods trench, killing 2 workers, 22 Oct 2016 04:26:05 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Two workers in Boston were killed when a water main gave way and flooded a deep trench where they were working. Latest: Trump to lay out closing arguments in Gettysburg, 22 Oct 2016 00:26:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): enacts restrictions on Airbnb, with fines of up to $7,500, 22 Oct 2016 01:23:02 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals. OFF: Cubs face Kershaw, try to end Series drought, 22 Oct 2016 03:07:11 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Saturday: braces for turbulence after recall is stalled, 22 Oct 2016 04:07:42 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is bracing for turbulence after the socialist government blocked a presidential recall referendum in a move opposition leaders are calling a coup. arrest 35 suspected members of a Long Island gang, 22 Oct 2016 03:58:35 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Thirty-five suspected members of a Long Island gang have been arrested amid a string of brutal killings, including the discovery of a teenager's skeletal remains. in History, 22 Oct 2016 04:01:17 GMTToday in History aide on trial says she told him of traffic study, 22 Oct 2016 02:54:47 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie approved of a traffic study on the George Washington Bridge, his former deputy chief of staff testified Friday in her criminal trial, but federal prosecutors say it was actually a cover story for a political payback scheme designed to cause traffic jams. judge sparks outrage with no prison time for incest, 22 Oct 2016 01:30:12 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law, which allows such lenience in certain circumstances. Jackets pick up first win, beat Blackhawks 3-2, 22 Oct 2016 02:48:25 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After a disastrous 0-8 start last year that turned into a season-long tailspin, the Columbus Blue Jackets were desperately looking for a confidence-boosting early win. arrest 35 suspected members of Long Island gang, 22 Oct 2016 01:23:39 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Police have arrested 35 suspected members of a Long Island gang days after the skeletal remains of a young man were discovered. storms cause floods, kill 1 person in Pennsylvania, 22 Oct 2016 03:49:35 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Strong storms hit pockets of western and central Pennsylvania early Friday, bringing up to 7 inches of rain, turning roads into rivers, damaging homes in communities as far as 150 miles apart and killing one person. fans pitch in with wedding gifts for rookie Merritt, 22 Oct 2016 02:51:26 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The guest list for Ryan Merritt's upcoming wedding could be growing. Latest: Pennsylvania gas spill threatens 3 water systems, 22 Oct 2016 00:31:27 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on flooding across western and central Pennsylvania (all times local): hires monitor for police reform after fatal stop, 22 Oct 2016 01:42:58 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The University of Cincinnati has hired an outside monitor to oversee reform of its police department after the fatal 2015 shooting of an unarmed black motorist by one of its police officers. officer facing felony charge from March shooting, 22 Oct 2016 00:52:25 GMTBROWN DEER, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin police officer faces a felony charge for allegedly shooting and injuring an unarmed man in March after removing him from a bus, according to a criminal complaint issued Friday. camp preparing for possibility Trump won't concede, 22 Oct 2016 01:15:47 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office. Taliban brief Pakistan about talks with Kabul, 22 Oct 2016 04:44:56 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Taliban, Afghan and Pakistani officials say three senior Taliban members have held a series of meetings with Pakistani officials in Islamabad to brief them about the recent talks held in Qatar between the Taliban and Kabul. at Ontario recycling center sends up huge smoke cloud, 22 Oct 2016 01:41:34 GMTONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — A fast-moving fire at a Southern California recycling center has sent huge flames into the air and a plume of smoke that can be seen for miles. hosts final White House musical event with BET, 22 Oct 2016 00:30:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House. Latest: Water plant shut down after gasoline spill, 22 Oct 2016 03:47:07 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on flooding across western and central Pennsylvania (all times local): explores ways to mentor youth after daughter' death, 22 Oct 2016 03:01:41 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay says he will help explore ways to mentor youth in Lexington after the shooting death of his 15-year-old daughter over the weekend. Latest: Second of 2 dead workers recovered in Boston, 22 Oct 2016 00:33:32 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on two workers killed in Boston after the trench where they were working flooded. (all times local): Capsules, 22 Oct 2016 02:42:12 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rookie defenseman Zach Werenski had a goal and an assist, and teammates Nick Foligno and William Karlsson picked up their first goals of the season as Columbus beat Chicago 3-2 on Friday night. recycling center fire sends up huge smoke cloud, 22 Oct 2016 03:48:11 GMTONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — A fire at a Southern California recycling center Friday sent up huge flames and a plume of smoke that was seen for miles. leads Red Wings past Predators, 5-3, 22 Oct 2016 03:52:17 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings appear to be gaining some momentum. 50,000 evacuated in typhoon's path in southern China, 22 Oct 2016 03:39:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Typhoon Haima forced the evacuations of more than 50,000 people in southern China after hammering the northern Philippines with ferocious wind and rain, triggering flooding, landslides and power outages and killing at least 13 people. school bus crash injures 19, including 16 children, 22 Oct 2016 03:20:07 GMTMADISONVILLE, Texas (AP) — A school bus crashed into a car and overturned twice at an East Texas intersection, sending 16 of 18 of the children aboard to area hospitals. IT MATTERS: Debate showed how divisive trade has become, 22 Oct 2016 05:06:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Free trade has become a ripe target in the U.S. presidential campaign. singer at Heat-76ers game kneels during performance, 22 Oct 2016 03:02:42 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A woman performing the national anthem before an NBA preseason game in Miami on Friday night did so while kneeling at midcourt, and opening her jacket to show a shirt with the phrase "Black Lives Matter." school bus crash injures 17, including 15 children, 22 Oct 2016 03:00:14 GMTMADISONVILLE, Texas (AP) — A school bus crashed into a car and overturned twice at an East Texas intersection, sending 15 of 18 of the children aboard to area hospitals. scores short-handed in 3rd, Islanders beat Coyotes, 22 Oct 2016 03:04:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Johnny Boychuk picked a great time for the first short-handed goal of his career. and Gasquet reach European Open semifinals, 22 Oct 2016 01:23:47 GMTANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium had more trouble than expected against Romanian qualifier Marius Copil, rallying to win 5-7, 6-1, 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the European Open on Friday. crews monitor ruptured pipeline, drinking water, 22 Oct 2016 04:34:46 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Emergency crews were monitoring a pipeline that ruptured during a freak storm in Pennsylvania, anxiously waiting to see if nearly 55,000 gallons of gasoline would reach drinking water supplies serving thousands of residents. discipline for Minneapolis cops in Jamar Clark slaying, 22 Oct 2016 05:04:35 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two Minneapolis police officers followed proper procedure in a confrontation that led to the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark in November, and won't face discipline, the city's police chief announced. investigator: Trump is peddling 'lies' on Syria-IS link, 22 Oct 2016 00:35:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special investigator on counterterrorism and human rights accused Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday of peddling "lies and xenophobia" by claiming a link between Syrian refugees and Islamic State extremists. nixes twerking at final White House musical event, 22 Oct 2016 01:22:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said he's sad that one of his and the first lady's favorite traditions, musical night at the White House, ended Friday. lash Pennsylvania, cause flooding, gas spill; 1 dead, 22 Oct 2016 00:29:23 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Freak storms packing up to 100 mph winds hit Pennsylvania early Friday, sending floodwaters into hundreds of homes and causing a pipeline rupture that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of gasoline into a stream, threatening drinking water supplies. One man was killed when a tree crashed into his home. main floods trench in Boston, killing 2 workers, 22 Oct 2016 00:43:08 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A water main gave way in Boston's South End neighborhood on Friday afternoon, flooding a deep trench and killing two workers. calls for 'new conservative movement', 22 Oct 2016 03:52:45 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in Utah polls and drawing large crowds of Republican-leaning voters fed up with Donald Trump's crudeness and antics., Afghan and Pakistan officials say 3 senior Taliban have briefed Pakistan about their recent talks with Kabul, 22 Oct 2016 04:23:55 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Taliban, Afghan and Pakistan officials say 3 senior Taliban have briefed Pakistan about their recent talks with Kabul. Berkeley Greek parties banned amid sexual assault reports, 22 Oct 2016 00:24:05 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Fraternities and sororities at the University of California, Berkeley have taken a bold stance against sexual violence, voluntarily banning all parties following reports of two sexual assaults last week at off-campus frat functions. to face del Potro in semis of Stockholm Open, 22 Oct 2016 01:27:42 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria advanced to the semifinals of the Stockholm Open by beating Kevin Anderson of South Africa 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-2 on Friday. Latest: McMullin calls for new 'conservative movement', 22 Oct 2016 02:40:34 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin, who is surging in Utah (all times local):