FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:57:57 -07:00APNewsBreak: US report says Egypt falls short on rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fffe2d4045f543c3934937c98c919d04Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:15:29 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Egypt is failing to protect free speech and its minorities, investigate abuses by its forces or grant U.S. monitors access to the conflict-ridden Sinai Peninsula, according to a damning Trump administration report obtained by The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fffe2d4045f543c3934937c98c919d04Stroman ends 5-start winless streak, Jays beat Royals 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fdec2f50b7541278c41cdbd66a3348bWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:48:21 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Marcus Stroman pitched seven innings to win for the first time in six starts, Darwin Barney hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fdec2f50b7541278c41cdbd66a3348bKey California farm district rejects governor's tunnels planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e21f1f7cf0f54208a2e9141cbd4baa33Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:14:25 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A group of powerful California farmers pulled their support Tuesday from a pair of massive, $16 billion tunnels that would have re-engineered the state's water system in a decisive move that dealt a major blow to the project pushed by Gov. Jerry Brown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e21f1f7cf0f54208a2e9141cbd4baa33Nominee for EPA chemical safety post has deep industry tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a21043f57624c3fa2439ed06edc9f14Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:35:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency has for years accepted payments for criticizing studies that raised concerns about the safety of his clients' products, according to a review of financial records and his published work by The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a21043f57624c3fa2439ed06edc9f14Las Vegas officials waiting for Denver to act on pot loungeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ee09a3b6430458ebf59a7282e1bc452Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:35:35 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials with authority over the Las Vegas Strip on Tuesday decided to wait until the city of Denver approves the nation's first marijuana club before they further discuss licensing and regulating pot lounges in Sin City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ee09a3b6430458ebf59a7282e1bc4527.1 magnitude quake kills 119 as buildings crumble in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72b05930c7e64e1591aa4ec5b2ac62a1Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:02:25 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 119 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72b05930c7e64e1591aa4ec5b2ac62a17.1 magnitude quake kills 139 as buildings crumble in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13e9dc13ecdb4a74ab248b64b1a58861Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:48:44 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 139 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13e9dc13ecdb4a74ab248b64b1a58861Senate GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cutshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa5b6705207d4b3aace85cee098dbc12Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:33:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans are zeroing in on a tax outline that would add about $1.5 trillion to the government's $20 trillion debt over 10 years, justifying the spurt of red ink with promises of surging economic growth and a burst of new revenues.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa5b6705207d4b3aace85cee098dbc12Dolphins suspend Timmons and acquire Anthony as replacementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc16d6af0c24de9bc7700ae9c2782f5Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:26:52 GMTMIAMI (AP) — AWOL linebacker Lawrence Timmons wanted to rejoin the Miami Dolphins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc16d6af0c24de9bc7700ae9c2782f5College football players face felonies in attack on teammatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4ffbf582ddb46e3b585118c9561b46aTue, 19 Sep 2017 23:39:03 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Five members of a Christian college football team in suburban Chicago face felony charges after one of their teammates alleged they duct-taped his hands and feet and attempted to sodomize him with an object before dumping him half-naked in an off-campus park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4ffbf582ddb46e3b585118c9561b46a9th person dies week after Florida nursing home evacuationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e4f2ab49e1a4d51a02cbe70d216d947Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:36:04 GMTHOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — A ninth person has died nearly a week after the evacuation of a Florida nursing home that Hurricane Irma left without air conditioning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e4f2ab49e1a4d51a02cbe70d216d947Survey finds UK small business confidence on the wanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b800d8daf45a433a83caf7398454f018Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:02:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — A lobby group for small businesses in Britain is warning that rising prices and a stuttering domestic economy are driving confidence down and prompting an increase in the number of entrepreneurs considering selling their firms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b800d8daf45a433a83caf7398454f018The Latest: Mexico declares a state of disaster in capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5dfae87146844fcadeb3ea8028f5e19Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:48:14 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5dfae87146844fcadeb3ea8028f5e19The Latest: Rescuers search rubble of fallen Mexico schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d0b01f2145b40bd9bf75027afc2d1e2Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:37:06 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d0b01f2145b40bd9bf75027afc2d1e2The Latest: Lawyers press victim about assets of NBA twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f5c7634d3b149569a3e94e5d1bc9b44Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:12:15 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the assault trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f5c7634d3b149569a3e94e5d1bc9b44Mexico City government says 30 dead in capital, bringing nationwide total to 94http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ce4b7cc14e461fafab9c9be81c1b03Tue, 19 Sep 2017 22:44:02 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City government says 30 dead in capital, bringing nationwide total to 94.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ce4b7cc14e461fafab9c9be81c1b03Sessions: Sanctuary cities undermine law's moral authorityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d73f834fef483fbf7dd4121ee4a80bWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:01:22 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday criticized sanctuary cities that try to protect immigrants in the country illegally as places that "undermine the moral authority of the law."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d73f834fef483fbf7dd4121ee4a80bUS report: Egypt falls short on rights, Sinai monitor accesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83026b016db64873b9eefb94ac823403Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:45:48 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A damning Trump administration report says Egypt is failing to protect free speech and its minorities, investigate abuses by its forces or grant U.S. monitors access to the conflict-ridden Sinai Peninsula.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83026b016db64873b9eefb94ac823403The Latest: Palestinian activist deported to Jordan from UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ecbee119794032a25d06a2a3d9c7f7Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:55:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on Palestinian activist deported Tuesday for lying in citizenship application (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ecbee119794032a25d06a2a3d9c7f7Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5,694th HR of seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f7f89ddbd1b4614b2b11cf1fc2dac8eWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:35:38 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Kansas City's Alex Gordon hit Major League Baseball's record 5,694th home run of 2017 on Tuesday night, breaking a season record set in 2000 at the height of the Steroids Era.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f7f89ddbd1b4614b2b11cf1fc2dac8eThe Latest: Death in Oaxaca raises Mexican quake toll to 120http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7eab85b97ae4b93810337bd5806535aWed, 20 Sep 2017 00:31:03 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7eab85b97ae4b93810337bd5806535aWhite man arrested in slayings of 2 black men in Louisianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78eaa98f64ce497eb7c7878d1726eeb2Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:01:13 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old white man was arrested Tuesday and accused of cold-bloodedly killing two black men and shooting up a black family's home in a string of attacks last week that police say may have been racially motivated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78eaa98f64ce497eb7c7878d1726eeb2Stopped at US border, Haitians find 'Mexican dream' insteadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/850dbd82be7b4f37b1e99e98f11efce6Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:02:51 GMTTIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Jose Luis Millan found a new crop of star employees at an upscale Tijuana car wash where customers cross the border from the U.S. to pay up to $950 to have their prized possessions steamed and scrubbed for hours. They're never late, always hustle and come in on days off to learn new skills, traits that he says make them a model for their Mexican counterparts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/850dbd82be7b4f37b1e99e98f11efce6SD lawmaker shares image depicting protesters hit by vehiclehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b22df92cedb34290b7fd8ebb9ebdc0e5Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:21:15 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Republican South Dakota legislator is under fire for a meme she shared on her Facebook page depicting protesters being hit by a vehicle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b22df92cedb34290b7fd8ebb9ebdc0e5The Latest: Civil Defense: Mexico quake death toll hits 139http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85c31e30dc054ce4b4c6a073f65f014fWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:12:43 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85c31e30dc054ce4b4c6a073f65f014fSouth Korea says Trump North Korea rhetoric shows US resolvehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3803656f9fe248168dcfea0d2637e2b7Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:33:41 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea seemed to play down the latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea by President Donald Trump, calling his words a signal of Washington's strong resolve to deal with the North's march to nuclear weapons mastery but essentially a repetition of a basic U.S. policy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3803656f9fe248168dcfea0d2637e2b77.1 magnitude quake kills 120 as buildings crumble in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1d14810ab574cbb94f0aad1b8a37b23Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:34:36 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 120 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1d14810ab574cbb94f0aad1b8a37b23Internal watchdog says EPA mismanaging toxic site cleanupshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be18b793d9c14e678060122ebfa6c1d1Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:09:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Cleanups at some U.S. hazardous waste sites have stopped or slowed down because the Environmental Protection Agency does not manage its Superfund staff effectively to match its workload, an internal government watchdog said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be18b793d9c14e678060122ebfa6c1d1The Latest: Nominations for Latin Grammy Awards postponedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d38db0a52f5c4f5881179b627c2b1546Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:42:03 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d38db0a52f5c4f5881179b627c2b1546St. Louis faith leaders urge peace, justice amid turmoilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d94a5f2e0d5a4c8fab1157444b7a8f51Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:26:05 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Leaders of several faiths on Tuesday called for peace and justice amid the turmoil that followed the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the 2011 death of a black man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d94a5f2e0d5a4c8fab1157444b7a8f51New Zealand officials cancel flights due to fuel shortagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/502e64d959f24e54885bde74ad5ba4acWed, 20 Sep 2017 00:11:45 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's lawmakers and public employees were told Tuesday to cancel all nonessential flights to and from Auckland as a fuel shortage at the nation's largest airport continued to disrupt the travel plans of thousands of people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/502e64d959f24e54885bde74ad5ba4acDevils' Boyle diagnosed with cancer, expects to keep playinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e7951fb4df44b01a28ef3bb2f7fda7dTue, 19 Sep 2017 23:05:41 GMTBrian Boyle hopes to play hockey again soon after being diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia, a type of bone-marrow cancer that the New Jersey Devils' team doctor said can largely be treated with medication.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e7951fb4df44b01a28ef3bb2f7fda7dReaction to Trump's UN General Assembly speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c1bc95998704293be95074e046727eeWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:09:55 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Reaction from around the world to President Donald Trump's speech Tuesday to the U.N. General Assembly:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c1bc95998704293be95074e046727eeThe Latest: Football players accused of hazing suspendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2577d11e9ac4deb933d3cb26327e723Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:12:25 GMTWHEATON, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the Wheaton College football players charged with hazing teammate (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2577d11e9ac4deb933d3cb26327e723South Korea says Trump's North Korea rhetoric shows resolvehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9791051b4b2043ccace0b35fca52df19Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:02:15 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says the latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea by President Donald Trump underlines U.S. resolve to deal strictly with Pyongyang.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9791051b4b2043ccace0b35fca52df19Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a52ecb202fd4bb685df59e42c7d5d5bWed, 20 Sep 2017 00:17:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal "Obamacare" would redistribute hundreds of billions of dollars in federal financing for insurance coverage, creating winners and losers among individual Americans and states in ways not yet fully clear.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a52ecb202fd4bb685df59e42c7d5d5bSenate intelligence chairman: Facebook should testifyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb0b58924a1436b932ec4fa69d0a114Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:20:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee says Facebook should testify as part of its probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, and that the social media giant "seems to have been less than forthcoming" with Congress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb0b58924a1436b932ec4fa69d0a114The Latest: Death toll from Mexico earthquake reaches 119http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f891ff84df4647b591b91b120d14f400Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:10:34 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f891ff84df4647b591b91b120d14f400Closed hearing sought for man accused of disrupting flighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3c4519f506d438cbd3fe336206b0e72Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:44:16 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — An attorney defending a man accused of inflight behavior that prompted military fighter jets to escort an airplane wants a hearing on his mental competency and detention to be closed to the public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3c4519f506d438cbd3fe336206b0e72Latin Grammy nominations postponed over natural disastershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/290b856adaac4ed39766ed419f448238Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:50:39 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards have been postponed because of Tuesday's earthquake in Mexico and the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/290b856adaac4ed39766ed419f448238RNC: Spending on legal bills for Trump Jr. nears $200Khttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4dbe43e78a34ab29fde543584795d7fWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:51:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Republican National Committee has paid nearly $200,000 in legal fees for President Donald Trump's eldest son in connection with the Russia investigation, a committee official said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4dbe43e78a34ab29fde543584795d7f10 Things to Know for Wednesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49a2ffe3e8304d11a8645d19be0ceb65Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:59:45 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49a2ffe3e8304d11a8645d19be0ceb65AP Interview: Lavrov hints US-Russia 'Tit-for-tat' could endhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6e5e5007e85445fa92add5f8bac95a1Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:54:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is saying he heard positive news in President Donald Trump's United Nations address: "that the U.S. would not impose its way of life on others."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6e5e5007e85445fa92add5f8bac95a1Death toll from Mexico earthquake rises to 104http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7728d024e9a4a3c98b330aff727692cTue, 19 Sep 2017 22:54:59 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Death toll from Mexico earthquake rises to 104.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7728d024e9a4a3c98b330aff727692cTimmons suspended indefinitely by Dolphins after going AWOLhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e340c46a31004882bbd5c8800667591eTue, 19 Sep 2017 23:20:14 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Linebacker Lawrence Timmons has been suspended indefinitely by the Miami Dolphins after he went AWOL on the eve of the team's season opener.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e340c46a31004882bbd5c8800667591eHurricane Maria aims at Puerto Rico after slamming Dominicahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/283d4cffac414ab5920cc4f11fa1a229Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:48:02 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Maria barreled toward Puerto Rico on Tuesday night after wreaking widespread devastation on Dominica and leaving the small Caribbean island virtually incommunicado.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/283d4cffac414ab5920cc4f11fa1a229The Latest: St. Louis mayor decries police officers' chanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4321eef47f649be8e9658acf40c3c46Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:25:06 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4321eef47f649be8e9658acf40c3c46AP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b075d4c444f41da83a0933b0b7cf2cfWed, 20 Sep 2017 01:17:49 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Kansas City outfielder Alex Gordon hits baseball's 5,964th homer, breaking majors' season record.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b075d4c444f41da83a0933b0b7cf2cfCivil Defense agency says Mexico earthquake death toll reaches 139http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db51aa2c517c456eae8fefbfadcd7228Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:04:01 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Civil Defense agency says Mexico earthquake death toll reaches 139.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db51aa2c517c456eae8fefbfadcd7228The Latest: Earthquake drill followed by real deal in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43e74eb627c54e4b9edaae6c3baedb1cWed, 20 Sep 2017 00:08:07 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43e74eb627c54e4b9edaae6c3baedb1c