FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:57:27 -07:00Storm dissipates after killing at least 20 in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfb5ad7d9acb48c6874fcb45ddbdf1b6Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:59:25 GMTROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika dissipated early Saturday, even as its remnants began drenching parts of eastern Cuba. But it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving nearly 50 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfb5ad7d9acb48c6874fcb45ddbdf1b6Pro teams push California to offer high-stakes raffleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50ff2c0557134ef5919b29a859af32a5Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:24:40 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The pitch is for charity, but the call could favor California's professional sports teams.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50ff2c0557134ef5919b29a859af32a5Golf club owner agrees to pay $100,000 over manure incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/277dcb09551f42bc974e72261e67da2bSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:02:39 GMTESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) — The owner of a Southern California golf club, who raised a stink by spreading chicken manure on the course, has agreed to pay $100,000 to air pollution regulators.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/277dcb09551f42bc974e72261e67da2bUS OPEN 2015: What to watch aside from Williams in New Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cdee34d277e41708abf791e1d5b8b54Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:48:52 GMTThere is no question that the most talked-about topic heading into the U.S. Open is Serena Williams' Grand Slam bid. Even if she does dominate the conversation, a certain "Big Four" of men's tennis will provide plenty to discuss, too, as usual.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cdee34d277e41708abf791e1d5b8b54Activist: thousands of fish dead near Olympic Park in Brazilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48c7f302f7394b7b86e578fa345efad8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:32:50 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian environmentalist and biologist Mario Moscatelli says sewage has killed at least a ton of fish in a lagoon next to the Olympic Park that will host many Rio 2016 events.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48c7f302f7394b7b86e578fa345efad8Naked, body-painted bicyclists ride through Philadelphiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1278849c546d44fb97fa07c80790733dSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:22:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of bicyclists in various stages of undress have pedaled their way around Philadelphia to promote fuel conservation and positive body image.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1278849c546d44fb97fa07c80790733dAuthorities: Tattoo leads police to armed robbery suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b0b37e184274e058471a9ea4127ae93Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:56:05 GMTJERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a tattoo helped them track down a suspect in an armed robbery at a New Jersey liquor store.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b0b37e184274e058471a9ea4127ae93Lawyer: Tony Stewart's response to lawsuit 'appalling'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56dae9a372f2416396b3229880a2dd00Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:04:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for a racecar driver who was killed when he was run over by Tony Stewart's car says legal claims by the NASCAR star in response to a lawsuit are "appalling."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56dae9a372f2416396b3229880a2dd00Tropical storm watch for Big Island as Ignacio approacheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3415aea8eff4db7844173e7eb467558Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:06:51 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A tropical storm watch has been issued for the Big Island as a strengthening Hurricane Ignacio approaches Hawaii.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3415aea8eff4db7844173e7eb467558Katrina's wrath and rebuilding marked on 10th anniversaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afa11ac2b6044d58aead9df760d5389bSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:37:00 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mississippi and Louisiana marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on Saturday by ringing church bells, laying wreaths and celebrating the resiliency of a region still recovering from a disaster that killed more than 1,800 people and caused $151 billion in damage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afa11ac2b6044d58aead9df760d5389bHungary court orders arrest of 4 men in migrant truck deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89c3fc6c0dc44ee2bb365964eb28620fSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:36:48 GMTKECSKEMET, Hungary (AP) — Four men suspected of being involved in the deaths of 71 migrants found in a truck in Austria were placed under preliminary arrest on Saturday by a Hungarian court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89c3fc6c0dc44ee2bb365964eb28620fSheriff's office: Suspect arrested, to be charged in killing of deputy in Houston suburbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f863c8a3b4a476c8a0ac6cfe1511beeSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:36:39 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Sheriff's office: Suspect arrested, to be charged in killing of deputy in Houston suburb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f863c8a3b4a476c8a0ac6cfe1511beeLebanese stage largest protests yet sparked by trash crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bb04af6b3a74e0f91a5156a739726beSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:02:12 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Thousands rallied in downtown Beirut Saturday in the largest anti-government protest yet over a summer garbage crisis, chanting "revolution, revolution" and setting a three-day ultimatum for authorities to respond to demands, including the resignation of a Cabinet minister.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bb04af6b3a74e0f91a5156a739726beThe Latest: Former governor praises post-Katrina volunteershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/163d7c3af00441488cd83afbe1b7db66Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:53:20 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The latest in the 10th anniversary commemorations of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/163d7c3af00441488cd83afbe1b7db66Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8a6fb513b44eeabbce1dfee1d71521Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:31:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have likely begun to fade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8a6fb513b44eeabbce1dfee1d71521Immigration shift shows India, China outpacing Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b18b3c3d5c9441fa52981c68c6adae5Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:54:04 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Siddharth Jaganath wanted to return to India after earning his master's degree at Texas' Southern Methodist University. Instead, he built a new life in the U.S. over a decade, becoming a manager at a communications technology company and starting a family in the Dallas suburb of Plano.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b18b3c3d5c9441fa52981c68c6adae5Harris County Sheriff: Suspect in fatal shooting of deputy at gas station still being soughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcfae29d2ca6404292fa22f20af456cfSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:09:05 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Harris County Sheriff: Suspect in fatal shooting of deputy at gas station still being sought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcfae29d2ca6404292fa22f20af456cfSales of unearthed Atari games total more than $100,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c65c3d42182f4bdabcee6b3900cd8465Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:19:50 GMTALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated more than $100,000 in sales in the last several months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c65c3d42182f4bdabcee6b3900cd8465Flight from Vegas to Germany diverted over unruly passengerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7be12b757f549179861c08b7085be4bSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:44:13 GMTDENVER (AP) — An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter jets Friday night after what officials called a "disturbance on the plane."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7be12b757f549179861c08b7085be4bWith heavy hearts, pilots perform at NY air show after deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be5d73e0130246a4bca9cef98972e24eSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:22:56 GMTNEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — The first-ever New York Air Show opened Saturday with a moment of silence and tributes to mark the death a day earlier of a Texas stunt pilot killed when he crashed during practice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be5d73e0130246a4bca9cef98972e24eHealth, election work elevated Jimmy Carter post-presidencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44fb5fe25e304501b98ab8375acb82c7Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:06:34 GMTATLANTA (AP) — To Azaratu Zakaria, Jimmy Carter's battle against the Guinea worm is represented by a scar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44fb5fe25e304501b98ab8375acb82c7Donald Trump courts tea party voters in Nashvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b002a869d03a4221a3f593703ea69b1cSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:26:10 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Donald Trump will decide soon whether to mount a third party bid if he loses the Republican nomination for president, the real estate mogul said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b002a869d03a4221a3f593703ea69b1cMoment of silence held for Justin Wilsonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5957f1d53969448eba72b564ed27370eSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:47:49 GMTELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — A moment of silence has been observed in memory of Justin Wilson prior to the start of the NASCAR Xfinity race at Road America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5957f1d53969448eba72b564ed27370eUS OPEN 2015: Women who beat Williams say belief importanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4daecb7f154a43a6a64a7a1aa9af3cSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:47:17 GMTSo here's the question 127 of the 128 women in the U.S. Open's main draw will ask themselves: How do you beat Serena Williams?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4daecb7f154a43a6a64a7a1aa9af3cUS OPEN 2015: Serena Williams eyes 1st Grand Slam since 1988http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0842920542e04e4d85269c1b3985d98bSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:45:42 GMTAsk Serena Williams what could prevent her from completing tennis' first true Grand Slam in more than a quarter-century at the U.S. Open, and the response will not include the name of a single possible opponent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0842920542e04e4d85269c1b3985d98bAs Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/753e66ddcd724d9c861abccff5ab521bSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:43:31 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected though still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/753e66ddcd724d9c861abccff5ab521bIS cracks down on western Iraqi town after rare protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6a56ee6a9284dceb5415927a36f1319Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:14:52 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State militants moved on Saturday to stamp out dissent in a remote western Iraqi town, detaining at least 70 and tying dozens of residents, including tribal leaders, to streetlight poles as a punishment, security officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6a56ee6a9284dceb5415927a36f1319Tropical storm watch for Hawaii County as Ignacio approacheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/255fb3e7bb144f60ada3705e2b29a6aeSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:27:10 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A tropical storm watch has been issued for the Big Island as a strengthening Hurricane Ignacio approaches Hawaii.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/255fb3e7bb144f60ada3705e2b29a6aeMichigan rally shows support for ex-Marine held by Iranhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5732daf6c1c4451f897a274f8c5b4184Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:39:53 GMTBAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — Dozens of people attending a rally in Michigan have released balloons to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to free a former Marine from prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5732daf6c1c4451f897a274f8c5b4184Illinois will be first state to lock painkiller pill bottleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad30ba21bff74ef082e9e472faf3c456Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:52:57 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois will be the first state in the country to test out a pilot program that will put locking devices on some prescription painkillers to make it harder for people to abuse the drugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad30ba21bff74ef082e9e472faf3c456The Latest on Houston deputy: Sheriff: 'Cops' lives matter'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7ad800f70f04dce86ed1222cc0310abSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:21:34 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7ad800f70f04dce86ed1222cc0310abDonald Trump says he'll decide on third party bid soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caf843cf1d2a49bbafa7312d75043114Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:27:21 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Donald Trump says he's going to make a decision once and for all about whether he'll mount a third party bid if he loses the Republican nomination for president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caf843cf1d2a49bbafa7312d75043114Blue Jays' Encarnacion hits 3 HRs against Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c176f14c9d2418080a8171b3986b431Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:10:47 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion hit a grand slam in the seventh inning for his third home run of the game in Saturday's contest against Detroit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c176f14c9d2418080a8171b3986b431Dominica digs out from storm damage that killed at least 20http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3178482ccb45768e59d37a0f0b994aSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:56:57 GMTROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged Saturday through mud, rocks and uprooted trees to reach communities cut off by a tropical storm that killed at least 20 people and left nearly 50 missing in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3178482ccb45768e59d37a0f0b994aLatest on Houston deputy: Abbott speaks out against shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01b837184ece4a09ab56136fbaa8623bSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:26:39 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01b837184ece4a09ab56136fbaa8623bRichards-Ross looks to lead US to gold in 4x400 at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5783199e5e8c49d39713962939a346e2Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:05:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A gold medal could make a tough trip to Beijing a little bit better for Sanya Richards-Ross.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5783199e5e8c49d39713962939a346e2More ID, bag checks on Europe's trains after foiled attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/654c58da28964991b5d83322246c26e1Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:00:14 GMTPARIS (AP) — European countries will increase identity checks and baggage controls on trains after American passengers thwarted an attack on a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris, France's interior minister said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/654c58da28964991b5d83322246c26e1Ex-lawyer accused of hypnotizing women charged in Ohiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59fe1c493fe24f488d460d59fc243d6eSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:55:43 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former Cleveland-area attorney accused of hypnotizing women for his sexual pleasure has been charged with kidnapping, sexual battery and gross sexual imposition following an investigation that began last fall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59fe1c493fe24f488d460d59fc243d6eDeputy ambushed, killed at gas station; no one in custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e58fce7daa12489aa02ad866f21ba9a9Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:21:59 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Authorities on Saturday had yet to find the suspect in what they're calling the "cold-blooded assassination" of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was fatally shot while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e58fce7daa12489aa02ad866f21ba9a9Burkina Faso court rejects candidate of former ruling partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/777be9e1f8784e6eb7241d7ac70228dcSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:07:28 GMTOUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — A court in Burkina Faso on Saturday rejected the chosen presidential candidate of the former ruling party, prompting threats of a boycott of the vote in October.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/777be9e1f8784e6eb7241d7ac70228dc38 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3871b622b0447eba1a0e0c31f115459Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:04:22 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — At least 38 girls and young women were killed in a crash while travelling to Swaziland's most famous traditional festival, a rights group said on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3871b622b0447eba1a0e0c31f115459Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b03915f65594e52a9e8a07393b8bb4bSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:01:55 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years prison for broadcasting "false news," on Saturday, sparking international outcry and underlining how authorities are trampling over free speech just over a year into general-turned-politician Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's presidency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b03915f65594e52a9e8a07393b8bb4bBerkshire Hathaway builds stake in refiner Phillips 66http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e4d7ee4762e4338bfc4404a14cbdcfcSat, 29 Aug 2015 19:07:48 GMTBillionaire investor Warren Buffett's company has amassed a stake worth nearly $4.5 billion in Phillips 66 more than a year after trading a chunk of its holding in the oil refiner for a chemical business investment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e4d7ee4762e4338bfc4404a14cbdcfcFlight diverted after disturbance, escorted by fighter jetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88607bbc0aa94a34a990310b12134bd1Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:47:52 GMTDENVER (AP) — An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter jets Friday night after what officials called a "disturbance on the plane."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88607bbc0aa94a34a990310b12134bd1The Latest on Houston deputy: Suspect still being soughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8e7ac1ac4fd40f381db6aaf4aebfc57Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:14:02 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8e7ac1ac4fd40f381db6aaf4aebfc57Young migrant killed by gunshot, authorities now sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/064cca9b474947fda5bb7a610c48c382Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:20:59 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — A teenage migrant was found dead with a gunshot wound on a yacht approaching a Greek island on Saturday after smugglers clashed with Greece's coast guard, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/064cca9b474947fda5bb7a610c48c382Anderson beats Herbert in Winston-Salem finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c837654bb4924603b8de5657a68cf4dfSat, 29 Aug 2015 20:28:55 GMTWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Second-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa won his first title in more than three years when he beat French qualifier Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-4, 7-5 in the Winston-Salem Open on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c837654bb4924603b8de5657a68cf4dfEven No. 2 Halep rooting for Serena to win US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ceadfb0e3743498e036693ad279432Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:16:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The No. 2 women's tennis player in the world hopes Serena Williams wins the U.S. Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ceadfb0e3743498e036693ad279432Rowan County clerk closes office ahead of gay rights protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dd47fdd039e467b8fe04ffe068d9404Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:34:29 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The Rowan County clerk at the center of a conflict over same-sex marriage and religious conscience closed her office on Saturday ahead of a rally protesting her refusal to issue marriage licenses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dd47fdd039e467b8fe04ffe068d9404The Latest: Lebanese group threaten to escalate protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8ff93c99aa2486c80de0768bb6420ddSat, 29 Aug 2015 18:54:34 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding Lebanon's protest over the country's ongoing trash crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8ff93c99aa2486c80de0768bb6420dd