FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Aug 2015 08:56:41 -07:00Walker says wall along Canadian border worth reviewing, 30 Aug 2015 15:40:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is putting a new twist on the topic of securing the border, a staple among the GOP candidates running for president, by pointing north. timeline of Texas' 30 years of school finance legal fights, 30 Aug 2015 14:32:19 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A lawsuit challenging how Texas pays for its public schools will soon reach the state Supreme Court — the sixth time since 1984. Here's a look at major milestones in 30-plus years of legal battles: Sudan rebels: Clashes continue after cease-fire, 30 Aug 2015 13:57:18 GMTJUBA , South Sudan (AP) — Government troops on Sunday attacked a village in South Sudan's volatile Unity state on the first day of a cease-fire that both sides have pledged to implement, according to a rebel-appointed official in the state., Vermont town have century-long tuition deal, 30 Aug 2015 15:19:17 GMTWHEELOCK, Vt. (AP) — For more than a century Dartmouth College has been making good on a promise to students from a hardscrabble Vermont town that helped the keep the school afloat in its early years: get in, and your tuition is free. crashes at Austrian air show, fatally injuring pilot, 30 Aug 2015 14:37:10 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Authorities say a small plane has crashed at an air show in southern Austria, fatally injuring the pilot. of Russians protest destruction of demon sculpture, 30 Aug 2015 14:18:32 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — About 500 people have held a protest in Russia's second-largest city over the destruction of a century-old bas-relief of the demon Mephistopheles. investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy, 30 Aug 2015 15:35:42 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy will be arraigned this week. at Saudi oil company residence kills 11, 30 Aug 2015 15:06:01 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A large fire broke out Sunday in the basement of a sprawling residential complex in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, killing at least 11 people and injuring more than 200, officials in the kingdom said.'s deportation idea similar to 1930s mass removals, 30 Aug 2015 12:25:03 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, as well as their American-born children, bears similarities to a large-scale removal that many Mexican-American families faced 85 years ago. has failed to reform Jewish radicals, critics charge, 30 Aug 2015 14:56:28 GMTSHIR HADASH OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli government initiative has a soothing biblical name, the Hebrew Shepherd, and a serious aim: to keep ultranationalist Jewish settler youths from turning to violence and attacking Palestinians and their property.'s mixed feelings over memorial to rescuers of Jews, 30 Aug 2015 12:58:32 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — As a Catholic Pole, Elka shouldn't even have been in the ghetto of Czestochowa, in southern Poland. But the nanny was so devoted to the 12-year-old Jewish boy she had raised since infancy that she refused to leave. She ended up being sent to the Treblinka death camp — where she was murdered with the Jews. behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire, 30 Aug 2015 14:23:32 GMTBAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring — not a rolling, monthslong frat party. says wall on Canadian border worth reviewing, 30 Aug 2015 13:25:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker says that building a wall along the country's norther border with Canada is a legitimate issue that merits further review.'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82, 30 Aug 2015 15:40:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat. Worlds should be more than a discussion on doping, 30 Aug 2015 14:43:27 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Sebastian Coe cut into one last, rambling news conference from retiring IAAF president Lamine Diack in a bid to characterize the attitude of the new regime running the sport. says it's found 'supergiant' natural gas field off Egypt, 30 Aug 2015 13:34:30 GMTROME (AP) — The Italian energy company Eni says it has discovered a "supergiant" natural gas field off Egypt. wins Czech Masters for 1st European Tour victory, 30 Aug 2015 15:27:05 GMTVYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic (AP) — Thomas Pieters shot a 3-under 69 on Sunday to win the Czech Masters by three strokes for his first European Tour victory. round hits posh area of Syria's capital, child killed, 30 Aug 2015 12:43:39 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's official news agency says a mortar round has hit an upscale central Damascus neighborhood, killing a child and wounding four people. fighters try to push into new district in Syrian capital, 30 Aug 2015 15:41:52 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State fighters on Sunday pushed into a large district in southern Damascus, clashing with rival militants just a few kilometers from the center of the Syrian capital, the extremist group and Syrian activists said.'Compton' tops box office for 3rd week; 'War Room' surprises, 30 Aug 2015 15:47:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "Straight Outta Compton" marked three consecutive weekends atop the box office, while the Christian drama "War Room" proved an unexpected success. officials: US envoy discusses Afghan peace efforts, 30 Aug 2015 15:41:25 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani officials say visiting U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice has discussed efforts to revive Afghan peace talks. energy giant Eni says it's found the largest-ever gas field in Mediterranean off Egypt, 30 Aug 2015 13:26:49 GMTROME (AP) — Italian energy giant Eni says it's found the largest-ever gas field in Mediterranean off Egypt. summons British ambassador over Al-Jazeera comments, 30 Aug 2015 13:50:34 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's Foreign Ministry summoned the British ambassador in Cairo on Sunday to protest comments he made after a judge sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years prison each for reporting "false news." says he would be prepared to use military force, 30 Aug 2015 15:48:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says international rivals would be mistaken to assume he wouldn't use military force if that's what circumstances required. PHOTOS: Neighbors fill buckets, pray for rain in drought, 30 Aug 2015 14:22:06 GMTOKIEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — People living in this dusty neighborhood called Okieville at the heart of California's Central Valley know the harsh reality of drought. Many of their wells have dried up, so some neighbors rig lines from house to house to share water from the remaining wells deep enough to hit water. Others benefit from state drought relief that pays for trucked-in water to fill tanks.'s Eni finds 'supergiant' natural gas field off Egypt, 30 Aug 2015 15:13:45 GMTROME (AP) — The Italian energy company Eni SpA announced Sunday it has discovered a "supergiant" natural gas field off Egypt, describing it as the "largest-ever" found in the Mediterranean Sea. dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game, 30 Aug 2015 15:26:56 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. mayor denies his town destroyed Stone Age tomb, 30 Aug 2015 15:15:26 GMTMADRID (AP) — The mayor of a village in northwestern Spain denies his town council destroyed a heritage-protected Stone Age monument to replace it with a picnic table. the wells run dry: California neighbors cope in drought, 30 Aug 2015 15:01:05 GMTTULARE, Calif. (AP) — Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets on the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now, in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's epic Dust Bowl drought. But only a trickle came out; then a drip, then nothing more. Latest: Rooney has a bronze to take home to wife, infant, 30 Aug 2015 15:15:45 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): 'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks has died at 82, 30 Aug 2015 14:08:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Assistant: 'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks has died at 82. to be sentenced in suicide bomb plot at Kansas airport, 30 Aug 2015 14:34:54 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man's odyssey into terrorism culminated when he tried to bring a van filled with inert explosives onto the tarmac at the Wichita airport where he worked, an attack prosecutors say was aimed at causing "maximum carnage" during which Terry L. Loewen would die as a martyr. tally for Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate, 30 Aug 2015 13:12:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Oregon's Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley on Sunday became the 31st senator to announce support for the Iran nuclear deal, as momentum builds behind the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran. 6: Playoff forecast for Buckeyes, Irish, Bears, Tigers, 30 Aug 2015 14:23:32 GMTNew Year's rockin' eve will have a whole new meaning in 2016. school finance case heads to Texas Supreme Court, 30 Aug 2015 14:31:39 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Kids who were barely a month into their first year of high school when Texas' latest school finance trial began are now seniors — and there's still no end in sight. attack a southwestern Pakistani airport, killing 2, 30 Aug 2015 12:19:24 GMTQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen attacked a small airport in restive southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing two officials, authorities said. Cyrus, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift set for MTV VMAs, 30 Aug 2015 15:23:07 GMTThe M in MTV will stand for Miley on Sunday night., France, Britain press for EU action on migrants, 30 Aug 2015 15:21:08 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The top security officials of Germany, France and Britain are pressing for better processing of migrants arriving in southern Europe and for a European Union-wide list of countries considered safe. York town's large collection of WWII vet photos endures, 30 Aug 2015 15:11:07 GMTMECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — During World War II, hundreds of servicemen in uniform had their photographs taken at a popular tavern near the Hudson River in upstate New York. shows Palestinian women, Israeli soldier scuffling, 30 Aug 2015 14:43:14 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A video showing an Israeli soldier scuffling with Palestinian women and youth at a West Bank protest has been viewed more than 2 million times on Facebook, shining a light on Israeli military policies in the territory. warming carving changes into Alaska in fire and ice, 30 Aug 2015 15:04:52 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Global warming is carving measurable changes into Alaska, and President Barack Obama is about to see it. 200-400 sprint double at Olympics could be waiting Felix, 30 Aug 2015 15:32:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — If Allyson Felix feels tired now, just wait until next year. Latest: US wins men's 4x400-meter relay at worlds, 30 Aug 2015 12:41:04 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): the wells run dry: California families cope in drought, 30 Aug 2015 14:44:37 GMTTULARE, Calif. (AP) — Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets in the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's Dust Bowl. But only a trickle came out; then a drip, then nothing more. Latest: Derek Drouin wins high jump in jump-off, 30 Aug 2015 12:32:53 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): boss of Frisch's Big Boy restaurants plans expansion, 30 Aug 2015 14:46:15 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The new leader of the Frisch's Restaurants chain wants to flex Big Boy's brand muscle with franchise expansion, new restaurant shapes and sizes, menu and beverage additions, and doing more to court younger customers. Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts, 30 Aug 2015 14:27:35 GMTGOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — General Mills has set an ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions 28 percent by 2025 — not just within its own operations but from farm to fork to landfill. finishes behind Kenya, Jamaica with 6 gold medals, 30 Aug 2015 14:12:50 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Even with its sixth straight title in the men's 4x400-meter relay, the United States still finished behind Jamaica and Kenya with only six gold medals at this year's world championships. Latest: Jamaica takes gold over US in women's 4x400, 30 Aug 2015 12:18:01 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): detains 5th suspect in truck deaths of 71 in Austria, 30 Aug 2015 14:16:01 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police have detained a fifth man suspected of being involved in the deaths of 71 migrants found in a truck in neighboring Austria.