FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Aug 2016 15:41:44 -07:00The Latest: Lawyer calls student visa scam charges 'bogus', 30 Aug 2016 21:45:57 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a New York City woman accused of participating in a student visa scam at a fake university federal authorities set up in New Jersey (all times local): believes Boilermakers ready for turnaround season, 30 Aug 2016 21:26:42 GMTWEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue's Darrell Hazell doesn't look or sound like a man on the hot seat. lawmaker says governor left threatening voicemail, 30 Aug 2016 21:50:37 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Days after Matt Bevin took office in December, the Republican governor went to work on an ambitious project: persuading some Democratic state representatives from conservative districts to switch parties, giving Republicans control of the state House for the first time since 1920. wins US OK for biosimilar version of Amgen's Enbrel, 30 Aug 2016 22:29:31 GMTU.S. regulators on Tuesday approved the first lower-cost version of Enbrel, a blockbuster anti-inflammatory drug from Amgen that is among the top-selling drugs in the world. scratch Matz (shoulder) for Thursday; Walker still out, 30 Aug 2016 21:05:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Steven Matz is not ready to come off the disabled list, and the New York Mets have scratched him from his scheduled start Thursday night against Miami. Latest: Leaders hold special meeting after girl's death, 30 Aug 2016 20:51:03 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on reaction to the death of a girl (all times local): stocks mostly lower as investors wait for jobs report, 30 Aug 2016 20:43:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell slightly on Tuesday in another quiet day on Wall Street as hesitant investors remained on the sidelines as a slow summer winds down. rejects disabled man's petition to vote _ for now, 30 Aug 2016 21:29:23 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A California judge has ruled that a former NPR producer who had a traumatic brain injury has failed to demonstrate he is qualified to vote despite a new state law that makes it easier for people with developmental disabilities to keep and restore the right. wins in case alleging double dealing before Apple sale, 30 Aug 2016 20:48:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed the key claims in a lawsuit alleging that headphone maker Beats Electronics duped one of its early partners before negotiating its $3 billion sale to Apple two years ago. tosses Kansas Muslim inmate's religious-rights lawsuit, 30 Aug 2016 20:53:28 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge in Kansas has thrown out a Muslim inmate's lawsuit that accused a county jail and its administrators of violating the convicted killer's religious rights. convicted on charges in high school basketball rape case, 30 Aug 2016 22:30:19 GMTSEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — One Tennessee high school basketball player was found guilty of aggravated rape and two others were found guilty of aggravated assault against a freshman teammate, a person familiar with the juvenile court case said Tuesday. Reports of my political demise 'greatly exaggerated', 30 Aug 2016 21:47:24 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Amid political pressure and calls for his resignation, Republican Gov. Paul LePage on Tuesday suggested that he might be considering stepping aside but seemed to reject the idea entirely hours later in a tweet, saying, "The reports of my political demise are greatly exaggerated."'s party tries to regroup through 'Never Trump' push, 30 Aug 2016 20:58:12 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Independence Party of Minnesota is aiming to harness the dismay of "Never Trump" Republicans and ride back to political relevance. Democratic senators blast steep price hike for EpiPens, 30 Aug 2016 21:51:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In a sign of growing concern in Congress, 20 Democratic senators are demanding answers about steep price hikes for the life-saving EpiPen injector device. fugitive fights move from Connecticut to Georgia, 30 Aug 2016 21:10:52 GMTDANBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who spent 48 years as a fugitive after escaping from prison is continuing to fight the state's efforts to return him to Georgia. sheriff faces primary after toughest campaign yet, 30 Aug 2016 21:25:24 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces three Republican challengers in Tuesday's primary in what has turned out to be his toughest election yet during his 23 years as the top law enforcer in metro Phoenix. mounts as Gabon awaits results of presidential vote, 30 Aug 2016 20:46:53 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Security forces fanned out across Gabon's capital and residents stockpiled food on Tuesday as the central African country awaited results of a hotly contested presidential election. forces US to decide whether 9 species endangered, 30 Aug 2016 21:56:16 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The U.S. government agreed Tuesday to decide over the next several years if federal protections are needed to help a small, fanged predator of the Northern Rockies, massive alligator snapping turtles in the South and seven other troubled species that in some cases have awaited action for years. cuts short the sentences of 111 federal inmates, 30 Aug 2016 22:09:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama cut short on Tuesday the sentences of 111 federal inmates in another round of commutations for those convicted of nonviolent drug offenses. investigating lead at Indiana housing complex, 30 Aug 2016 22:28:16 GMTEAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — An attorney for families in an Indiana public housing complex slated to be demolished because of lead contamination says he's investigating whether public officials knew about the problem and allowed children to be "poisoned." commissioner: State acted properly on tainted water, 30 Aug 2016 21:48:22 GMTHOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — The state followed federal guidelines in addressing industrial chemical contamination of a village's drinking water, but the Environmental Protection Agency gave "confusing, changing and inconsistent guidance," New York Health Commissioner Howard Zucker said Tuesday. fugitive who fled to Cuba gets 12 years in prison, 30 Aug 2016 21:33:01 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who tried to escape prosecution on federal firearms charges by fleeing to Cuba has been sentenced to 12 years in prison. Latest: Governor disagrees with schools furling flag, 30 Aug 2016 20:43:36 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on universities removing the Mississippi state flag (all times local): Latest: New attorney general: Difficult times under Kane, 30 Aug 2016 21:21:59 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the confirmation of a new Pennsylvania attorney general to replace the convicted Kathleen Kane (all times local): 17 Iowa relying on young receivers in 2016, 30 Aug 2016 20:51:52 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz will typically play veterans he trusts over youngsters who might have more potential. calls: 'Gunshots going like crazy' in Pulse nightclub, 30 Aug 2016 22:06:12 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Friends and relatives of patrons trapped in a gay Florida nightclub where a mass shooting left 49 people dead asked police dispatchers why it was taking so long for their loved ones to be rescued. OKs $2.2M more for lawyers in Flint water crisis, 30 Aug 2016 22:37:48 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has approved spending up to $2.2 million more in state money for outside legal services related to Flint's lead-tainted water crisis. Latest: Hawaii's Big Island braces for hurricane, 30 Aug 2016 20:51:40 GMTThe Latest on tropical weather systems (all times local): identified as rapper T-Pain's niece, killed in Florida, 30 Aug 2016 22:29:39 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Police say a 23-year-old woman later identified by rapper and record-producer T-Pain as his niece was fatally stabbed outside a drug store in Tallahassee. challenge, sheriff's latest bid top Arizona primary, 30 Aug 2016 21:55:24 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Primary challenges to two of the state's longest-serving Republicans are drawing attention as Arizona voters head to the polls Tuesday. QB Teddy Bridgewater has 'significant' knee injury, 30 Aug 2016 21:21:03 GMTEDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suffered a "significant" knee injury in practice Tuesday and the team was awaiting tests to determine how long he might be out. of grad student found in building at Morgan State, 30 Aug 2016 21:20:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police say the body of a graduate student who was last seen more than three weeks ago was found in an academic building at Morgan State University. to expand Waze carpooling service in San Francisco, 30 Aug 2016 22:29:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is preparing to expand a San Francisco carpooling program in a move that could that could set up a showdown with its one-time ally, the popular ride-hailing service Uber. man accused of video post threatening terror attack, 30 Aug 2016 21:15:13 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A 24-year-old Las Vegas man who police say posed in battlefield gear and assault weapons for an internet video saying he intended to shoot "Satanists" and "homosexuals" is due to face a judge this week on terror threat and conspiracy charges. anthem controversy simmers, Kaepernick prepares to play, 30 Aug 2016 20:43:30 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick will get one more chance to impress coach Chip Kelly before the San Francisco 49ers announce their starting quarterback even as the debate surrounding Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem remains heated.'s convicted ex-top prosecutor swiftly replaced, 30 Aug 2016 22:25:53 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers made a hasty return to the state Capitol from their summer recess on Tuesday as they rushed through a replacement for the state's convicted ex-attorney general. suspect alleged to have killed mother, brothers, 30 Aug 2016 21:20:14 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A man who allegedly used a crossbow in a triple homicide in Toronto last week killed his mother and two brothers, according to police. Woman used feds' fake university to get visas, 30 Aug 2016 22:14:20 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A woman accused of participating in a student visa pay-to-stay scam uncovered when authorities set up a fake university with no professors or classes was indicted on Tuesday by a federal grand jury. Latest: Romania to hold day of mourning for quake dead, 30 Aug 2016 20:46:01 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug. 24 earthquake (all times local): Latest: Actors union endorses Clinton for president, 30 Aug 2016 21:02:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Latest: Lawmaker: LePage wrong to call out Mass. cities, 30 Aug 2016 21:59:54 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Latest on fallout from GOP Gov. Paul LePage's obscenity-laced tirade against a Democratic legislator (all times local): Latest: Wawrinka advances in straight sets at US Open, 30 Aug 2016 21:03:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): Ohio State tells alumni clubs to fall in line, 30 Aug 2016 20:57:55 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is requiring its roughly 150 alumni clubs and societies to keep mum when it comes to disparaging comments about the school, or risk losing the money and other perks it provides them. For the most part, they are signing on. Weather Service issues hurricane warning for Hawaii's Big Island as category 3 Madeline approaches, 30 Aug 2016 21:43:37 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — National Weather Service issues hurricane warning for Hawaii's Big Island as category 3 Madeline approaches. to pass 'dangerously close' to Hawaii's Big Island, 30 Aug 2016 21:13:40 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Residents of Hawaii's Big Island are bracing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in the state in decades. Knox: Russell Knox out of Ryder Cup despite strong play, 30 Aug 2016 21:58:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A top European Tour official waited patiently as Russell Knox wrapped up his duties from winning a World Golf Championship. He wanted to introduce himself to Knox and share details on how to become a tour member. man claiming British title stays jailed in Vegas, 30 Aug 2016 20:49:56 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — An Australian man who claims to hold a British royal title will remain jailed in Las Vegas at least until next month, pending the possible resolution of felony false police report and burglary charges carrying a maximum penalty of 14 years in prison, a judge said Tuesday. Former Monsanto exec to get $22.5M as whistleblower, 30 Aug 2016 21:24:12 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former Monsanto Co. financial executive who tipped off regulators about the agribusiness giant's accounting practices involving rebates for its Roundup weed-killer will get nearly $22.5 million as a whistleblower, federal securities regulators announced Tuesday. chase with deaf man reached 100 mph, included crash, 30 Aug 2016 22:16:04 GMTRadio traffic released by authorities indicates that a North Carolina state trooper chasing a deaf driver reached speeds of up to 100 mph before the driver was shot and killed in sight of his Charlotte home. documents 72 mass graves left by IS militants, 30 Aug 2016 22:27:26 GMTHARDAN, Iraq (AP) — Peering through binoculars, the young man watched as Islamic State extremists gunned down the handcuffed men and then buried them with a waiting bulldozer. For six days he watched as IS filled one grave after another with his friends and neighbors.