FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 09:41:58 -07:00AP source: Aldon Smith applies for reinstatement to NFL, 27 Oct 2016 16:35:02 GMTALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith has applied to the NFL to be reinstated from his one-year suspension. Competitor says ruling helps his medical pot plan, 27 Oct 2016 16:22:42 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the Arkansas Supreme Court's decision to disqualify one of two medical marijuana proposals from the November ballot (all times local): secretly took plunge in June, marrying girlfriend, 27 Oct 2016 16:30:17 GMTPARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps took the plunge in June, secretly marrying his longtime girlfriend two months before the Olympic great completed his last gold-medal haul. spirit at Olympic Stadium turns sour for West Ham, 27 Oct 2016 15:18:42 GMTLONDON (AP) — The joyful spirit from the 2012 London Games has gone from the Olympic Stadium, replaced instead by hatred and ugly skirmishes. multicar crash kills 5, including 2 kids, in Florida, 27 Oct 2016 15:41:01 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A fiery multicar crash on a highway in Tampa, Florida, has left five people dead, including two children, authorities said Thursday. to pay $265M for Philadelphia crash that killed 8, 27 Oct 2016 16:38:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak will pay $265 million to settle claims related to a crash last year that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others when a speeding train derailed on a curve at night. replace soldiers in Czech army zone turned reserve, 27 Oct 2016 16:11:06 GMTBRDY PROTECTED NATURE RESERVE, Czech Republic (AP) — Half an hour's drive outside Prague, visitors looking for something different near the Czech capital can find themselves hiking in a former military zone — with army bunkers and a top secret Cold War depot to boot. continues for fugitive in Oklahoma 'rage killings', 27 Oct 2016 15:49:00 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The search for an Oklahoma man wanted in a string of killings, shootings and carjackings is entering its fourth day, and authorities say they have no idea where he is. rejects claims of Russian interference in US election, 27 Oct 2016 16:16:42 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday dismissed claims that Russia is interfering in the U.S. presidential election, saying the allegations are designed to distract the public from real issues. 3Q profit up 1 percent as US revenue increases, 27 Oct 2016 16:31:48 GMTDALLAS (AP) — UPS said Thursday that its third-quarter profit inched higher on growing revenue in the U.S. and a more profitable international delivery business.'s 3Q profit falls on recall, truck launch, 27 Oct 2016 16:04:24 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Troubles in Ford Motor Co.'s home market — including slowing U.S. sales, a massive recall and the difficult launch of new heavy-duty pickups — are hurting the company's bottom line. Latest: Pipeline protesters set up barricades on highway, 27 Oct 2016 15:22:32 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): squashed as folk remedy for urinary infections, 27 Oct 2016 15:26:42 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Another folk medicine remedy bites the dust. Cranberry capsules didn't prevent or cure urinary infections in nursing home residents in a study challenging persistent unproven claims to the contrary. on hepatitis C-infected kidneys to speed transplants, 27 Oct 2016 15:39:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A bold experiment is giving some patients a chance at cutting years off their wait for a kidney transplant if they agree to a drastic-sounding option — getting an organ almost sure to infect them with hepatitis C. Latest: 2 sought in alleged attack on reporters, 27 Oct 2016 16:18:59 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): Family Council hails ruling against medical pot plan, 27 Oct 2016 15:31:46 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the Arkansas Supreme Court's decision to disqualify one of two medical marijuana proposals from the November ballot (all times local): privacy rules approved despite industry pushback, 27 Oct 2016 16:22:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators have approved new broadband privacy rules that make internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon ask customers' permission before using or sharing much of their data, potentially making it more difficult for them to grow advertising businesses. arrested over brass theft from historic Philly building, 27 Oct 2016 16:09:04 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a man is in custody for damaging an exterior staircase at a historically significant building in downtown Philadelphia. cop who killed man facing trial for sexual assault, 27 Oct 2016 16:00:56 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee police officer whose fatal shooting of a black man sparked a weekend of violent unrest in the city has been ordered to stand trial on unrelated sex assault charges. claims self-defense in San Francisco killing, 27 Oct 2016 16:10:12 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco filmmaker arrested on suspicion of murder earlier this week says an intruder was shot and killed in self-defense. Right Now: Stocks edge mostly lower on Wall Street, 27 Oct 2016 15:48:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in U.S. financial markets: indexes are mixed in afternoon trade; bond yields rise, 27 Oct 2016 16:36:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are mixed Thursday afternoon as industrial companies like defense contractor Raytheon fall and health care stocks including Bristol-Myers Squibb rise. for a title: Cubs fans take Amtrak through night, 27 Oct 2016 16:21:29 GMTABOARD THE LAKE SHORE LIMITED (AP) — As the Amtrak train slowly chugged through the Ohio night, past factories along the Lake Erie shore illuminated by pinkish lights, Marvin Thomas stretched across a pair of seats, proudly wrapped in a blue satin Cubs jacket. Latest: Franken uses humor as he campaigns with Kaine, 27 Oct 2016 15:25:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):'s Communist Party raises Xi to symbolic 'core' status, 27 Oct 2016 15:22:22 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's Communist Party elevated President Xi Jinping to the position of "core" leader on Thursday, underscoring his clout and strengthening his dominance ahead of a reshuffle in the top ranks next year. Way loses its ranking as America's largest charity, 27 Oct 2016 15:21:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — United Way, ranked as America's largest charity for all but one of the past 25 years, has been emphatically knocked from that spot by Fidelity Charitable, the leader of a rapidly growing philanthropic sector that is transforming the way many Americans give. with faith: Gibson film shows WWII feats of medic, 27 Oct 2016 16:31:18 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — When Desmond Doss climbed up Hacksaw Ridge — a 400-foot high escarpment on the island of Okinawa with a wall of dug-in Japanese soldiers at the top — he carried his Bible, his combat medic supplies and the weight of his moral convictions, but no weapon. Guard member pleads guilty to terror charge, 27 Oct 2016 15:32:29 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former National Guard soldier from Virginia has pleaded guilty to a terrorism charge after admitting that he traveled to Africa and boarded a truck to join the Islamic State group before ultimately bailing out. retrial in 1979 case, the (ex) jury is in _ the audience, 27 Oct 2016 16:37:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Some jurors who deadlocked last year in one of America's most notorious missing-child cases now feel a new duty — to see the case through as it's retried. officials work to remove urban turkeys, 27 Oct 2016 15:23:44 GMTDAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Leaders of a California college town are working to relocate turkeys that have been harassing people on the streets. charges 61 defendants in call center scam based in India, 27 Oct 2016 15:33:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It can be a frightening call to get. Somalia least likely to punish media murders, 27 Oct 2016 16:13:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A prominent media watchdog says Somalia topped the list of countries where the killing of journalists is most likely to go unpunished for the second year in a row. court disqualifies 2nd medical marijuana proposal, 27 Oct 2016 16:11:04 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court has disqualified a medical marijuana proposal from the November ballot less than two weeks before the election and with thousands of votes already cast, but voters will still be able to consider a competing plan. Raven-Symone leaving 'The View', 27 Oct 2016 15:48:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Actress Raven-Symone is the latest host to leave the daytime chatfest "The View." pleads guilty to charge in Rutgers webcam case, 27 Oct 2016 16:01:33 GMTNEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A former Rutgers University student whose roommate killed himself after being captured on a webcam kissing another man has pleaded guilty to attempted invasion of privacy. in Q3 loss, sales drop amid networks downturn, 27 Oct 2016 16:08:38 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Mobile networks operator Nokia continued to be hit by a downturn in the industry, reporting a loss in the third quarter and a 12-percent drop in sales that saw the company's share price plunge more than 7 percent. Mendes, the serious, striking musician, emerges, 27 Oct 2016 16:37:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When Shawn Mendes went into the vocal booth to sing "Mercy," the gravelly, deep, emotional rock song from his latest album, he discovered a new side of himself. arrests Afghan, 19, suspected of Taliban membership, 27 Oct 2016 15:41:41 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they have arrested a 19-year-old Afghan man suspected of fighting for the Taliban. shot dead after stabbing guard at US Embassy in Kenya, 27 Oct 2016 16:19:20 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A man was shot dead after stabbing a policeman guarding the perimeter wall of the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi and trying to take his gun, a Kenyan police official said Thursday. commish says he plans to meet with Indians owner on logo, 27 Oct 2016 15:29:38 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says he plans to meet with Indians owner Paul Dolan following the World Series to discuss the team's continued use of the controversial Chief Wahoo logo. US 30-year mortgage rate eases to 3.47 percent, 27 Oct 2016 15:30:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week, moving closer to historically low levels. Latest: Clinton to unveil anti-bullying plan, 27 Oct 2016 16:20:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): officer fatally shoots man during disturbance call, 27 Oct 2016 15:47:55 GMTBARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer in northern Oklahoma fatally shot a man while responding to a domestic disturbance call. to close 2 tobacco facilities affecting 580 workers, 27 Oct 2016 15:48:30 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, said Thursday that it will close manufacturing facilities in Pennsylvania and Illinois by early 2018, affecting about 580 workers. lawmakers demand halt to execution of mentally ill, 27 Oct 2016 16:03:48 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A human rights committee in Pakistan's upper house of parliament has urged the government to halt the execution of a man diagnosed with schizophrenia that's due next week. expels Pakistani Embassy staffer over espionage charge, 27 Oct 2016 16:15:11 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's Foreign Ministry on Thursday said India was expelling a Pakistani diplomat in New Delhi after briefly detaining him on what it called "false and unsubstantiated charges" — a sign of increasing tension between the two South Asian nuclear-armed archrivals. says school attack potential war crime, 27 Oct 2016 15:42:33 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The UN's children's agency on Thursday raised the death toll from a brutal attack the previous day on a school in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province to 28, including 22 children and six teachers, and suggested it may have been the deadliest attack on a school in the country's civil war. arrested in destruction of Trump's Hollywood star, 27 Oct 2016 15:29:01 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police have arrested a man suspected of using a sledgehammer to destroy Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. eyes same casino expansion that has left AC struggling, 27 Oct 2016 16:30:07 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Casino expansion throughout the northeastern U.S. has been blamed for much of Atlantic City's struggles, and New Jersey's first attempt to cash in on those same expansion benefits seems destined to fail. Latest: Putin defends Syrian forces' siege of Aleppo, 27 Oct 2016 15:46:40 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):