FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 08 Oct 2015 09:21:05 -07:00FIFA suspends Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini for 90 days, 08 Oct 2015 16:13:24 GMTZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter and UEFA President Michel Platini, the former France great who had been favored to take over as FIFA leader, were both suspended for 90 days Thursday, plunging soccer's governing body deeper into crisis. for Humanity cancels Jimmy Carter build in Nepal, 08 Oct 2015 16:11:01 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A Habitat for Humanity build in Nepal that Jimmy Carter planned to participate in has been canceled. reinstated after charges dropped in husband's death, 08 Oct 2015 16:14:07 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A second-grade Ohio teacher accused of striking her husband with her car while their two children watched in horror has her job back after charges were dropped. University suspends fraternity over explicit video, 08 Oct 2015 15:18:45 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University said Thursday it has suspended the local chapter of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity while it investigates a video purportedly showing a pledge performing a sex act on a woman during an apparent hazing ritual. leaves door open for troops to remain in Afghanistan, 08 Oct 2015 15:24:47 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO is leaving the door open for a larger security force in Afghanistan than initially planned after 2016, but officials said Thursday the alliance is waiting for the U.S. to announce its decision, which could come as soon as next week. Polio vaccines in Ukraine safe despite local concerns, 08 Oct 2015 15:56:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says it's worried that millions of doses of polio vaccine might be wasted in the Ukraine after concerns were raised by a patient group that the doses are unsafe. missing in Florida; parents charged with child neglect, 08 Oct 2015 15:47:55 GMTSARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Detectives in Florida say they're trying to figure out the whereabouts of a 9-week-old baby as his parents are being held in a jail in South Carolina awaiting extradition on child neglect charges. to stand trial in Spain on 3 counts of tax fraud, 08 Oct 2015 15:42:45 GMTMADRID (AP) — Lionel Messi will stand trial in Spain on three counts of tax fraud and could be sentenced to nearly two years in prison if found guilty. royal sentenced by Prague court, 08 Oct 2015 15:48:34 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — A Prague court has convicted a Qatari royal family member of sexually abusing minors and sentenced him to 11 months and eight days in prison. of nurse who reused syringes for flu shots suspended, 08 Oct 2015 16:09:35 GMTWEST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) — A nurse accused of reusing syringes while giving flu shots to 67 patients at a pharmaceutical company in New Jersey has had her license temporarily suspended. Hill Buzz: GOP delegate gets vote for Speaker race, 08 Oct 2015 15:45:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's a long, long way from Pago Pago to the halls of Congress, and Aumua Amata Coleman Radewagen, a Republican delegate from American Samoa is rarely sighted in the halls of the Capitol. She doesn't have a vote on the floor on behalf of her 55,000 constituents halfway around the globe. tops airline on-time rankings, Spirit arrives last, 08 Oct 2015 16:03:28 GMTHere are the government's rankings of the leading airlines and their on-time performance for August. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives within 14 minutes of schedule. director say US has gotten better at screening refugees, 08 Oct 2015 15:36:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey (KOH'-mee) says the government has learned how to better screen refugees from foreign countries to ensure they don't pose terrorism or other risks to the United States. Hawaiian cast as 'Moana' for Disney, 08 Oct 2015 15:46:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Disney has found its latest princess: 14-year-old native Hawaiian Auli'i Cravalho (aw-LEE'-ee crah-VOHL'-oh). hissing sound under the dryer? The missing king cobra, 08 Oct 2015 15:31:55 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Elvis is back in the building. political opposition disrupts Parliament works, 08 Oct 2015 15:19:15 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Opposition lawmakers in Kosovo disrupted Parliament's session on Thursday, using tear gas and whistles to protest the government's recent EU-sponsored deal with Serbia giving the country's Serb-majority areas greater powers. Latest: UN to vote on plan to seize smuggling vessels, 08 Oct 2015 15:47:37 GMTLUXEMBOURG (AP) — The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local. post better on-time rate but get more complaints, 08 Oct 2015 15:58:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More flights are arriving on time but consumer complaints about the airlines have nearly doubled. Source: Klopp headed to Liverpool to become manager, 08 Oct 2015 15:18:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — Juergen Klopp is headed to Liverpool to take over as manager of the Premier League club, a person familiar with the situation said Thursday. Force: French train hero stabbed in California, 08 Oct 2015 15:54:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, who helped subdue an attacker on a French train in August, was stabbed in California and is in stable condition, an Air Force spokesman said. Inmate Murder Suspect-Report story, 08 Oct 2015 15:55:20 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — In a story Sept. 29 about a district attorney's report on an inmate escape, The Associated Press erroneously described David Hogue's tenure at the Armstrong County Jail. He has worked there for 31 years and been the warden since 2006; he has not been warden for 31 years. resigns at jail where inmate murder suspect escaped, 08 Oct 2015 16:08:46 GMTKITTANNING, Pa. (AP) — A county jail warden is resigning after the escape of an inmate who is charged with killing a woman while he was on the run. Officer accidentally wounds man while shooting dog, 08 Oct 2015 15:32:41 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police say an officer accidentally wounded a man while shooting a dog after it attacked the man and the officer. stocks move between slight gains and losses at midday, 08 Oct 2015 16:00:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed in midday trading as investors wait for the release of the minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting.'Like' this? Facebook testing out new emotion buttons, 08 Oct 2015 16:06:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes "liking" something just isn't enough. wants plans mandated for dealing with big oil spills, 08 Oct 2015 15:51:36 GMTTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — An environmental group is suing the federal government, contending it gives pipeline owners and operators a free pass on developing plans for dealing with oil spills into inland waterways. bill would cut prison time for some offenders, 08 Oct 2015 15:46:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In a rare move for the bitterly partisan House, Republicans and Democrats have come together to propose major legislation that would reduce prison sentences for some nonviolent drug offenders. server hack attempts came from China, Korea, Germany, 08 Oct 2015 15:35:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email server, containing an electronic inventory of some 55,000 pages of emails from her stint as secretary of state, was repeatedly hit by attempted cyberattacks originating in China, South Korea and Germany in 2014, according to a congressional document obtained by The Associated Press. killer heads to death row; 1st in Texas in 2015, 08 Oct 2015 15:31:12 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Death row in Texas is getting its first inmate in 2015, ending a 10-month hiatus in death sentences imposed by juries in the nation's most active capital punishment state. is elephant cancer rare? Answer might help treat humans, 08 Oct 2015 16:13:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Cancer is much less common in elephants than in humans, even though the big beasts' bodies have many more cells. That's a paradox known among scientists, and now researchers think they may have an explanation — one they say might someday lead to new ways to protect people from cancer. Latest: VW is looking at compensating car owners, 08 Oct 2015 15:51:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the congressional hearing on Volkswagen's emissions-rigging (all times local): Things to See: A week of top AP photos, 08 Oct 2015 16:01:46 GMTHere's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. player sues Ohio college over suspension, 08 Oct 2015 15:35:53 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A star University of Dayton basketball player has sued the Ohio school in federal court over his suspension after a sexual assault accusation. fires: FAA to back ban on passenger plane shipments, 08 Oct 2015 16:19:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The risk of fire is prompting federal officials to back a proposed ban on rechargeable lithium battery shipments as cargo on passenger airlines. pleads guilty in $1.2B Rothstein Ponzi scheme, 08 Oct 2015 15:21:58 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A former executive at TD Bank pleaded guilty Thursday to a federal conspiracy charge for providing false assurances to investors who put their money in ex-lawyer Scott Rothstein's $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme. general: Most Taliban open to peace talks in Afghanistan, 08 Oct 2015 15:32:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan on Thursday estimated that more than half of Taliban insurgents could be open to peace talks with the Afghan government. Latest: VW exec denies that top officials knew of cheat, 08 Oct 2015 15:32:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the congressional hearing on Volkswagen's emissions-rigging (all times local): executive: Any fix for car owners could take year or more, 08 Oct 2015 16:18:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Volkswagen's top U.S. executive apologized Thursday as the emissions-rigging scandal engulfing the world's largest automaker deepened and members of Congress said the company violated the public's trust. schedules pretrial hearing in Freddie Gray cases, 08 Oct 2015 15:24:07 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A judge in Baltimore is scheduling a two-day pretrial motion hearing next week in the cases of six police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray, who was injured in police custody. voters grapple with packed field for presidency, 08 Oct 2015 15:44:07 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Cities and towns across Haiti are plastered with colorful campaign ads, leaving voters struggling to differentiate a swarm of candidates who grin from posters, banners and billboards slapped on nearly everything that doesn't move and a few that do. Force: US airman who helped thwart French train attack stabbed, wounded in California, 08 Oct 2015 15:42:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Air Force: US airman who helped thwart French train attack stabbed, wounded in California. calls for 'external' candidate to take over FIFA, 08 Oct 2015 15:23:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — Declaring that "enough is enough," IOC President Thomas Bach called Thursday for an "external presidential candidate" to take over FIFA and restore credibility to world soccer's scandal-scarred governing body. Latest: Slovakia to help police Hungary's borders, 08 Oct 2015 15:51:29 GMTLUXEMBOURG (AP) — The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local. Latest: Columbia works on new plan to secure water, 08 Oct 2015 15:42:43 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): Man drops wallet, gets arrested in 12 burglaries, 08 Oct 2015 15:35:44 GMTSOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A man who lost his driver's license while fleeing police used the van from the adult day care center where he worked to commit burglaries of several vehicles in central New Jersey, police said. floodwaters lead to homecoming heartbreak, 08 Oct 2015 16:10:02 GMTSUMMERTON, S.C. (AP) — The pungent stench of mildew greeted Asiah Lewis when she came home to her apartment, her footsteps making squishing sounds on the carpet as she picked through soggy clothes and a lifted a moldy shoe from the floor. Latest: Governor urges evacuations along the coast, 08 Oct 2015 16:19:10 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): cab driver group calls for 24-hour strike, 08 Oct 2015 15:47:23 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Hailing a Chicago cab might be a little harder Thursday., Zerai, Pope Francis all in Nobel Peace Prize buzz, 08 Oct 2015 16:19:26 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Europe's record-breaking refugee crisis was a hot topic ahead of the Nobel Peace Prize announcement on Friday, but a Saudi blogger, a pope who reveres the Earth and its poorest people and the key players in the Iranian nuclear deal were also generating buzz. IS group kills 3 Syrian Christian captives, 08 Oct 2015 16:14:30 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Activists say Islamic State militants have shot and killed three Assyrians from among nearly 200 members of the Syrian Christian minority abducted in February.