FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 May 2016 16:44:40 -07:00US seeks to seize San Bernardino shooter's life insurance, 31 May 2016 23:37:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal prosecutors have filed a lawsuit to seize payments on life insurance policies taken out by San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook before the December attacks. Jays acquire former closer Grilli from Braves, 31 May 2016 23:36:35 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays acquired former closer Jason Grilli from the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday for a pitching prospect.'s 'man in tree' sent to psychiatric hospital, 31 May 2016 22:49:34 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A man who spent 25 hours high atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March has been found incompetent to stand trial on a malicious mischief charge. teen students charged in fatal shooting of classmate, 31 May 2016 22:24:43 GMTSAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — Two Northern California high school students have been charged as adults with murder for the shooting death of a classmate. show aggressive sales tactics at Trump University, 31 May 2016 23:33:57 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Trump University gave employees detailed instructions on how to entice people to enroll in its real estate seminars, from targeting people making at least $90,000 a year and choosing words of flattery that are most persuasive to picking music for the gatherings — The O'Jays' "For the Love of Money. frees Kansas judge after hourslong hostage standoff, 31 May 2016 22:32:51 GMTGARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police in western Kansas say a gunman who held Finney County's chief judge hostage over a child custody matter eventually surrendered and released the victim without harm.'Roots' is most-watched cable miniseries premiere in 3 years, 31 May 2016 22:37:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen says 5.3 million viewers watched the multi-network debut of "Roots" on Memorial Day, making it the most-watched scripted miniseries premiere on cable television since 2013 when "Bonnie & Clyde" aired on A+E. reserve deputy sentenced to four years in death, 31 May 2016 23:00:30 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who said he mistook his handgun for his stun gun when he fatally shot an unarmed suspect last year was sentenced Tuesday to four years in prison. deal done in Las Vegas for 'Pawn Stars' star Chumlee, 31 May 2016 23:07:34 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A star of the reality TV show "Pawn Stars" sealed a plea deal and will avoid jail time if he completes three years' probation following the discovery of guns, marijuana and other drugs at his Las Vegas home, officials said. pulls casket for miles for mental health awareness, 31 May 2016 23:16:04 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A woman is walking 80 miles while pulling a casket from her home to the state Capitol to raise awareness of mental health issues, including suicide and addiction. to find Indiana county still dependent on RV industry, 31 May 2016 22:04:12 GMTELKHART, Ind. (AP) — President Barack Obama came to Elkhart County less than a month after he took office, visiting the Indiana manufacturing center that was then struggling in the depths of the Great Recession to highlight his economic policies. Gaming sells its 50 percent stake in Borgata to MGM, 31 May 2016 22:49:38 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Boyd Gaming said Tuesday it's selling its 50 percent stake in Atlantic City's top casino to MGM Resorts International, which owns the other half. fills UN hall for anti-BDS conference, 31 May 2016 23:20:16 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Over 1,500 students fill the United Nations General Assembly for a conference sponsored by the Israeli mission on how best to combat a movement on many U.S. campuses calling for a boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign against Israel over its treatment of the Palestinians. Crosby back on top of his game for Penguins, 31 May 2016 22:29:28 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby does not have an off switch. If there was one, Patric Hornqvist believes he would have found it by now. shortstop Jose Reyes set for return from suspension, 31 May 2016 23:20:12 GMTDENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes will report to Triple-A Albuquerque for a rehab assignment on Wednesday, the day after the former All-Star shortstop completes his suspension for violating Major League Baseball's new domestic violence policy. sparks Astros to 8-5 win over Diamondbacks, 31 May 2016 23:03:18 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — George Springer finished a triple shy of the cycle and had four RBIs to spark Houston from the leadoff spot, lifting the Astros to an 8-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday. Ex-Texas Tech player stole guns in burglary, 31 May 2016 23:26:46 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Texas Tech football player who was kicked off the team earlier this month stole at least seven guns after burglarizing a Lubbock home in December, according to an arrest affidavit.'s purchase of Salt Lake paper closes; lawsuit dropped, 31 May 2016 22:54:35 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Salt Lake Tribune officially belongs to the wealthy and influential Huntsman family. office top 20: 'X-Men' lags and 'Alice' flops, 31 May 2016 23:20:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Memorial Day weekend, long a flagship launching pad in Hollywood's summer, went bust at the box office, as a pair of poorly reviewed sequels disappointed. court refuses to rehear transgender restroom case, 31 May 2016 22:45:07 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The debate over whether transgender students should be able to use the bathrooms that match their gender identity is likely headed to the U.S. Supreme Court after a federal appeals court refused Tuesday to reconsider a three-judge panel's ruling on the matter.'s body tied to cinder block found in Pennsylvania pond, 31 May 2016 22:44:55 GMTPOTTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A woman's body was found tied to a cinder block in a popular swimming and fishing hole near Philadelphia, authorities said Tuesday. Latest: 2 die when boat capsizes in Alaska's Glacier Bay, 31 May 2016 22:15:26 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the capsizing of a boat in Alaska's Glacier Bay National Park: pension fund CEO sentenced for bribery, 31 May 2016 22:34:34 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge Tuesday sentenced the former head of the nation's largest public pension fund to four and 1/2 years in prison in a case in which the pension fund CEO acknowledged accepting more than $200,000 in bribes and trying to steer investments to help an associate. again at last, MVP Stephen Curry chases second title, 31 May 2016 22:55:25 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fresh charcoal gray NBA Finals cap on backward and wearing a wide grin, Stephen Curry summed up his wild, up-and-down postseason so far and reminded everybody he's not close to done. designate struggling Alex Guerrero for assignment, 31 May 2016 23:38:14 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated Alex Guerrero for assignment, essentially giving up on a player signed to a $28 million, four-year contract in October 2013. court: Police don't need warrant for cell tower records, 31 May 2016 23:00:30 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police don't have to get a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in a case closely watched by privacy rights advocates. Charlotte school bus wreck, 15 minor injuries, 31 May 2016 23:17:40 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Emergency workers in North Carolina say 14 students and their driver were hurt, none seriously, when a school bus ran down an embankment and hit a house in Charlotte. man arrested in kidnapping of Mexican soccer player, 31 May 2016 22:16:43 GMTCIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Police arrested a second suspect in the kidnapping of Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido, after wounding the man in a gunbattle, the Tamaulipas state prosecutor said Tuesday. company makes synthetic canine cadavers for research, 31 May 2016 22:14:13 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alberta the dog doesn't bark or bite, and she's skinless and hairless, although she does bleed. Frankly, she is frightening to look at. senator pushes to help vets exposed to mustard gas, 31 May 2016 22:46:08 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill on Tuesday rolled out legislation aimed at helping World War II veterans she said were exposed to mustard gas by the military, a practice a daughter of one Missouri veteran said led to chronic health issues for her father. congratulates Villanova for winning NCAA title, 31 May 2016 22:23:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama congratulated the Villanova University men's basketball team Tuesday for winning what he described as "maybe the best title game of all time" in this year's NCAA tournament. describe shark bite wound after California attack, 31 May 2016 23:20:10 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The semi-circular shark bite stretched from Maria Korcsmaros' shoulder to her pelvis, with teeth marks visible in the shredded flesh of her arm and torso. surveys document ocean debris around Hawaii, 31 May 2016 23:06:08 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A study of the eight main Hawaiian Islands shows that ocean debris regularly accumulates around the archipelago, and that most of it is not linked to the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, state officials said Tuesday. sign Hitchcock to 1-year deal, will be his last, 31 May 2016 22:55:58 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Ken Hitchcock has another one-year deal to coach the St. Louis Blues. The 64-year-old says this one will be his last. die in capsizing at Alaska's Glacier Bay National Park, 31 May 2016 23:01:48 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A father and son on an Alaska fishing trip died Monday when their boat overturned in Glacier Bay National Park. uses 5 home runs to pummel San Diego 16-4, 31 May 2016 22:52:54 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Seth Smith hit two of Seattle's five home runs and finished with four RBIs, Adam Lind and Kyle Seager both hit three-run homers, and the Mariners pummeled San Diego 16-4 on Tuesday. Trump checks to vets groups sent on day of media report, 31 May 2016 22:49:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More than a dozen big checks flowed out of New York last week, bound for veterans' charities from Donald Trump. On Tuesday, he announced he had made good on his promise of last January to give the groups millions of dollars from a highly publicized fundraiser. urges public to get ready for hurricane season, 31 May 2016 22:07:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is urging the public to prepare for the coming hurricane season and warning against what he says is a growing "complacency" when it comes to dangerous weather. Latest: Ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy gets 4 years in death, 31 May 2016 22:42:35 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the case of a former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who was convicted in the shooting death of an unarmed suspect (all times local): AP reporter Steve Szkotak dies at age 65, 31 May 2016 22:25:05 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Steve Szkotak, a versatile and prolific AP journalist who covered the environment and a host of other issues, died Tuesday. He was 65. Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservatives, 31 May 2016 22:06:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is condescending. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid veers from friendly in private to nasty before TV cameras. And one of Washington's leading conservatives backstabs fellow Republicans. to headline concert at Bristol Motor Speedway, 31 May 2016 23:25:04 GMTBRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Kenny Chesney will headline a concert at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sept. 9, the night before the speedway hosts a football game between Tennessee and Virginia Tech. waved arms before being shot by deputies, 31 May 2016 22:04:02 GMTDELAND, Fla. (AP) — Video released by a Florida sheriff's office shows a robbery suspect swinging his arms in the seconds before he is fatally shot by three deputies. 3 men persistent in effort to join Islamic State, 31 May 2016 23:06:42 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal prosecutor says three Minnesota men were intent in their efforts to join the Islamic State group in Syria and knew they would be killing people once they got there. Latest: Father, son die in Glacier Bay capsizing, 31 May 2016 22:33:21 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the capsizing of a boat in Alaska's Glacier Bay National Park: Latest: Huntsman bought Tribune to preserve unique voice, 31 May 2016 22:06:11 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on The Salt Lake Tribune's sale to Paul Huntsman (all times local): Latest: Police zoo review to look only at boy's family, 31 May 2016 22:16:37 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local): but talented players squeeze into Euro 2016, 31 May 2016 23:07:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — Lucas Vazquez has never played for Spain. Marcus Rashford is fresh from his England debut. Joshua Kimmich has only one Germany cap. Dept. pushes back against Texas judge's sanctions, 31 May 2016 22:28:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department pushed back Tuesday against a Texas judge's demand that its lawyers attend an ethics course, saying the sanction is inappropriate and that complying with it could cost the government and taxpayers millions of dollars over the next few years. council starts deliberating possible election redo, 31 May 2016 23:39:14 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti's electoral authorities began deliberating Tuesday whether to annul the disputed presidential election and hold a new vote, as recommended by a special commission that reported finding what appeared to be significant fraud and professional misconduct.