FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 06 Oct 2015 07:47:39 -07:00Downtown Durham, NC, becomes magnet for diners, art-lovers, 06 Oct 2015 14:20:21 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — On a recent Sunday, chatter from people waiting on the sidewalk for tables at Dame's Chicken and Waffles wafted on a fall breeze across a tree-lined plaza where several people sat, read and sipped coffee. Across the street, a group celebrating their friends' anniversary wandered into the barroom of Pizzeria Toro to drink cocktails and eat Neapolitan-style slices. Latest: Neutrinos one of the big mysteries of physics, 06 Oct 2015 13:46:35 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local): boosted by smaller chip bags, non-soda drinks, 06 Oct 2015 14:28:08 GMTPURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — Smaller bags of potato chips and drinks that do not have Pepsi printed on them are helping push up PepsiCo's sales. chief: Russian jets in Turkish airspace no accident, 06 Oct 2015 14:17:32 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's secretary-general on Tuesday rejected Moscow's claim that its military incursion into alliance airspace over Turkey wasn't intentional or important, saying there were two separate incidents and "the violation lasted for a long time." General Assembly head among 6 held in bribery scheme, 06 Oct 2015 13:44:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Former United Nations General Assembly President John Ashe accepted more than $500,000 in bribes from a Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople in exchange for help obtaining lucrative investments and government contracts, according to federal court documents unsealed Tuesday. show 'icing' kickers has been more effective this year, 06 Oct 2015 13:32:32 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Calling a timeout in an attempt to "ice" a kicker before a critical field-goal attempt has become almost as routine a decision for coaches as punting on fourth-and-long. Latest: French pull 7 Syrians from cold water off Calais, 06 Oct 2015 14:03:40 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local. employee chief: no immediate effect on jobs from scandal, 06 Oct 2015 13:30:35 GMTWOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen's chief employee representative says that the emissions-rigging scandal won't have an effect on jobs for the time being. considers exiting oil and gas business, 06 Oct 2015 14:38:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Freeport-McMoRan said Tuesday that it is considering spinning off its oil and gas business and other strategic alternative to focus on its copper mining business. states agree to share tax information on multinationals, 06 Oct 2015 14:01:06 GMTLUXEMBOURG (AP) — The European Union's 28 finance ministers have agreed to share details of tax deals their countries reach with big multinational companies, in a move they hope will clamp down on aggressive tax avoidance. writings, Oregon gunman ranted about others being crazy, 06 Oct 2015 14:39:14 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The gunman who killed nine people at an Oregon community college last week complained in writings he left behind that everyone else was crazy and ranted about not having a girlfriend, a law enforcement official said. Russia must meet with US on Syria flight conflicts, 06 Oct 2015 13:51:02 GMTMORON AIR BASE, Spain (AP) — Russian leaders should contact the Pentagon immediately for another talk about Moscow's military activities in Syria, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday, reflecting urgent concerns about Russian aircraft violating Turkish airspace. uncovers ups & downs of online dating in 'Popular', 06 Oct 2015 14:04:38 GMT"Popular: The Ups and Downs of Online Dating From the Most Popular Girl in New York City" (Sterling), by Lauren Urasek with Laura Barcella cites cybercrime's rising costs to corporations, 06 Oct 2015 14:19:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Cybercrime costs are climbing for companies both in the U.S. and overseas amid a slew of high-profile breaches, according to research released Tuesday.'s County Wicklow: Wilderness and grand houses, 06 Oct 2015 14:14:45 GMTWICKLOW, Ireland (AP) — The road winds across the spine of the mountains, past a seemingly endless wilderness of heather-covered bogs, lakes, waterfalls, pine forests and trails. Latest: Israel finds rifle believed used in shooting, 06 Oct 2015 14:16:49 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israel following days of violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank (all times local). ad seizes on Rep. McCarthy's Benghazi comments, 06 Oct 2015 14:14:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is running a new ad that seizes on House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's admission that the Benghazi committee can take credit for her diminished public standing. claims wave of attacks in Iraq that killed 56 people, 06 Oct 2015 14:24:50 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a series of attacks that rocked different parts of Iraq and killed at least 56 people the night before. Latest: South Carolina gov. to give update on storm, 06 Oct 2015 14:21:13 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): Latest: Expert recalls sensation of neutrino findings, 06 Oct 2015 14:28:43 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local): trial starts for NBA player charged in clash with police, 06 Oct 2015 14:24:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Opening statements are set to begin Tuesday in the trial of a professional basketball player charged with resisting arrest and other crimes during a confrontation with police officers outside a trendy Manhattan nightclub in April.'Scary Lucy' statue gets new role in mall Halloween display, 06 Oct 2015 13:58:39 GMTLAKEWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — It's a role "Scary Lucy" was born to play: Frightening people at Halloween. aims to assure conservatives marriage doctrine safe, 06 Oct 2015 14:21:29 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis sought Tuesday to assure conservatives that Catholic doctrine on marriage is safe, as a three-week meeting of bishops began hashing out how the church should welcome gays, divorcees and other Catholics in "irregular" unions. chief warns workers of 'pain' to come because of scandal, 06 Oct 2015 14:14:25 GMTWOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen's new CEO has told more than 20,000 workers that overcoming its emissions-rigging scandal will "not happen without pain" and that the company will have to review its investment plans. Senate names 20 nominees for president's new Cabinet, 06 Oct 2015 13:40:52 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's Senate announced 20 nominees for the Cabinet of President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, representing all regions of this West African nation but including only three women in a team expected to fight endemic corruption.'s new anti-smoking campaign uses hip-hop to target youth, 06 Oct 2015 13:32:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration will try to harness the sounds, style and attitudes of hip-hop into a multi-million dollar anti-smoking campaign to discourage young African Americans, Hispanics and other groups from using tobacco. museum evacuated after WWII-era bomb found, 06 Oct 2015 14:22:54 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A popular Munich museum has been evacuated after a World War II-era bomb was found in a courtyard during construction work. US commander in Afghanistan says US airstrike on hospital was a mistake, 06 Oct 2015 13:51:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Top US commander in Afghanistan says US airstrike on hospital was a mistake. minister rejects EU migration pact, vows tighter borders, 06 Oct 2015 13:35:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain will never "in a thousand years" agree to a common European immigration policy to deal with the surging number of refugees fleeing to the continent, a top government official declared Tuesday. available for Halloween but maybe not Thanksgiving, 06 Oct 2015 14:15:12 GMTNEOGA, Ill. (AP) — Crop experts say there should be enough pumpkins for Halloween, but that supplies of canned pumpkin could be scarce by Thanksgiving. trade deficit widens to $48.3 billion in August, 06 Oct 2015 14:21:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit jumped sharply in August as exports fell to the lowest level in nearly three years while imports increased, led by a surge in shipments of cellphones from China. tops expectations, boosted by price hikes, 06 Oct 2015 13:54:12 GMTPURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — PepsiCo's third-quarter profit topped Wall Street expectations as the maker of Frito-Lay snacks and Mountain Dew soda hiked prices and trimmed costs. Simon exhibit to open at Jewish Museum in Baltimore, 06 Oct 2015 13:34:01 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The Jewish Museum of Maryland in Baltimore is preparing to host a traveling exhibit dedicated to the music and lyrics of one of America's greatest songwriters. aims to assure conservatives: marriage doctrine safe, 06 Oct 2015 14:14:44 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has sought to assure conservatives that Catholic doctrine on marriage isn't up for discussion as a three-week meeting of bishops begins hashing out how the church should welcome gays, divorcees and Catholics in "irregular" unions. blogger's wife protests at Saudi Embassy in Vienna, 06 Oct 2015 14:16:35 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The wife of imprisoned Saudi blogger Raif Badawi has joined a small group of protesters in front of the Saudi Embassy in Vienna to demand his release. missing with 2 Britons, American, Canadian, Filipino, 06 Oct 2015 14:19:36 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A yacht carrying two Britons, an American, a Canadian and a Filipino disappeared while sailing in waters that were lashed by a storm last week, the Philippine coast guard said Tuesday. State affiliate claims Yemen attacks in Aden, 06 Oct 2015 14:19:05 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — A new Islamic State affiliate in Yemen has claimed responsibility for attacks in the port city of Aden that killed at least 15 people. stock indexes little changed in early trade; DuPont jumps, 06 Oct 2015 14:17:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were mixed in early trading Tuesday, taking a pause after five straight days of gains. DuPont shares soared on news that its CEO would step down. downgrades forecast for world, emerging market economies, 06 Oct 2015 14:14:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund is downgrading its forecast for global economic growth and says falling commodity prices and jumpy financial markets have raised global risks. distributes water filters to residents of Flint, 06 Oct 2015 13:48:41 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — Residents of Flint confronting increased lead levels in children after a change in the Michigan city's water source are getting free water filters from the state along with donations of bottled water, as local officials take steps to ensure safe drinking water. Shindle, the young head of Actors' Equity, reaches out, 06 Oct 2015 14:20:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — One of the most powerful people on Broadway has a corner office with a stunning view of Times Square. But there's a catch: The salary is lousy. pastor survives knife attack at home in Bangladesh, 06 Oct 2015 13:42:18 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A Bangladeshi pastor survived an attempt on his life by three men who came to his home pretending to want to learn about Christianity, police and the victim said Tuesday. Goncz, Hungary's 1st post-communist president, dies, 06 Oct 2015 14:16:20 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Arpad Goncz, the much-loved Hungarian writer and translator who survived a communist-era life sentence for taking part in the 1956 anti-Soviet revolt and later become Hungary's first democratically chosen president, died Tuesday. He was 93. Olympics cutting costs with Brazil deep in recession, 06 Oct 2015 13:29:41 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Olympic organizers, faced with the reality of a country deep in recession, are trimming costs to keep their budget balanced. ship had enough lifeboats, but storm overpowered it, 06 Oct 2015 13:38:10 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — On a vessel taking on water and listing to one side, buffeted by 50-foot waves and winds estimated at up to 140 mph, life rafts can be torn apart and lifeboats become impossible to drop into the sea. forecast calls for lower heating bills this winter, 06 Oct 2015 13:56:20 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Heating bills should drop this winter for most U.S. households, thanks to a combination of lower energy prices and warmer weather across most of the country. EU court rules data sharing pact with US invalid, 06 Oct 2015 14:26:03 GMTLUXEMBOURG (AP) — Europe's top court ruled Tuesday that data stored on U.S. servers isn't safe because of government spying, a giant blow to companies such as Facebook that might need to change the way they handle private data from Europe. Boy, 11, accidentally shoots and kills, brother, 12, 06 Oct 2015 14:14:34 GMTCARROLLTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an 11-year-old boy fatally shot his 12-year-old brother during a target-shooting outing in eastern Ohio. Latest: Reports of another failed dam were incorrect, 06 Oct 2015 14:06:11 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): Interview: Germany still untangling Nazis' legal legacy, 06 Oct 2015 14:00:58 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's justice ministry is embarked on a wide-ranging effort to examine the influence that the Nazis had on the country's legal system, including the role some German officials played in preventing former Nazis from being prosecuted after the war.