FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 08 Oct 2015 23:44:03 -07:00Delta flight turns back, lands safely after striking bird, 09 Oct 2015 02:40:26 GMTSEATAC, Wash. (AP) — A Delta Air Lines flight headed from Seattle to Hong Kong on Thursday afternoon has turned back and landed safely after striking a bird, officials with the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport said.' Foster returns after leaving with injury, 09 Oct 2015 02:21:53 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Houston running back Arian Foster has returned after leaving in the second quarter against Indianapolis with an unspecified injury. has hat trick as Wild rally for 5-4 win over Avs, 09 Oct 2015 05:08:23 GMTDENVER (AP) — All the hats thrown onto the ice weren't a big surprise. Zach Parise did have a hat trick. scores 18 points, Nuggets beat Bulls 112-94, 09 Oct 2015 03:46:31 GMTBOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Joffrey Lauvergne had 18 points and eight rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls 112-94 on Thursday night in an exhibition at the University of Colorado's Coors Event Center. wants another year for Haiti peacekeeping mission, 09 Oct 2015 02:53:50 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general is recommending that the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti stay for another year — which might be its final one. stocks gain on hopes Fed won't hike rates this year, 09 Oct 2015 06:36:01 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asia stock markets rose Friday on expectations the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at a record low for several more months. Energy stocks advanced with the price of oil. maritime schools feel connection to cargo ship sinking, 09 Oct 2015 05:55:44 GMTBOURNE, Mass. (AP) — The Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline come into view as the ship sails into New York Harbor on calm waters. A moment later, the sky darkens, lightning flashes and the ship is rocked by roiling waves. Alarm bells warn of shallow waters or an impending collision with a massive liquefied natural gas tanker. cutting back zinc metal production, 09 Oct 2015 06:24:15 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Commodities group Glencore says it is reducing zinc metal production in Australia, South America and Kazakhstan in a move prompted by low zinc and lead prices. in talks to send refugees to the Philippines, 09 Oct 2015 03:13:16 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australia is in talks to send refugees who try to reach its shores illegally to the Philippines, the immigration minister said Friday. uses wrong ball, US penalized 2 holes, 09 Oct 2015 06:38:19 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — The International team won two holes in one at the Presidents Cup on Friday thanks to two mistakes involving Phil Mickelson., Louisiana chef who popularized Cajun food, dies, 09 Oct 2015 02:49:49 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Paul Prudhomme, the Cajun who popularized spicy Louisiana cuisine and became one of the first American restaurant chefs to achieve worldwide fame, died Thursday. He was 75. has 25 and Trail Blazers defeat Warriors 118-101, 09 Oct 2015 04:48:35 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Allen Crabbe came off the bench to score 25 points, including five 3-pointers, and the Trail Blazers beat the defending champion Golden State Warriors 118-101 in a preseason game on Thursday night. high post, ensnared in alleged bribe case, ripe for risk, 09 Oct 2015 05:04:57 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — This is how a former president of the U.N. General Assembly, arrested this week in an alleged bribery scheme, paid himself, the criminal complaint says: John Ashe accepted more than $3 million from foreign governments and individuals, signed checks to himself and wrote on them "Salary." row in Texas gets its first new inmate of the year, 09 Oct 2015 06:05:02 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Texas' death row is getting its first inmate of 2015, ending a 10-month hiatus in death sentences imposed by juries in the nation's most active capital punishment state. agency votes to ban SeaWorld orca breeding, 09 Oct 2015 04:13:47 GMTLONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The California Coastal Commission on Thursday approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego — but it banned breeding of the captive orcas that would live in them. OFF: 4 games on tap; Kershaw vs Mets; Midwest rivals, 09 Oct 2015 05:57:25 GMTA look at what's happening around the major leagues today: in History, 09 Oct 2015 04:00:09 GMTToday is Friday, October 9, the 282nd day of 2015. There are 83 days left in the year. site yields new details of sacrifice of Spaniards, 09 Oct 2015 04:01:15 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Excavations at the site of one of the Spanish conquistadors' worst defeats in Mexico are yielding new evidence about what happened when the two cultures clashed — and a native people, at least temporarily, was in control. agency approves expansion of SeaWorld whale tanks, 09 Oct 2015 02:10:40 GMTLONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California agency has approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego — but it has also banned the park from breeding captive orcas. in talks to send refugees to Philippines, 09 Oct 2015 02:08:00 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australia's immigration minister says the government is in talks to send refugees who try to reach its shores illegally to the Philippines.$338M fund in deadly oil train derailment close to approval, 09 Oct 2015 05:28:47 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Canadian railroad's withdrawal of opposition to a $338 million fund for victims of an oil train derailment that killed 47 people in Quebec has set the stage for final approval and compensation for victims. in tantra teacher's death to face murder charges, 09 Oct 2015 06:25:59 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say three young people suspected in the shooting death of a tantra yoga teacher in Northern California have been booked on murder warrants. adds more SAFER barrier to cover entire track, 09 Oct 2015 02:38:07 GMTTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Talladega Superspeedway said Thursday it will have energy-absorbing barriers around the entire track when NASCAR races there this month. Latest: Boat runs aground, baby dies in Greek incidents, 09 Oct 2015 06:34:36 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local. Things to Know for Friday, 09 Oct 2015 02:24:33 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: beefing up steaks, hamburgers with healthy omega-3s, 09 Oct 2015 05:49:14 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Health-conscious consumers might be persuaded to eat more beef if it was fortified with heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids naturally found in salmon and walnuts, according to researchers and some ranchers who are feeding cattle flaxseed — even marine algae — with an eye to offering another wholesome dinner choice., Dodgers facing different Mets in playoffs, 09 Oct 2015 02:58:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw isn't sure what to expect from the new-look Mets, whose dramatic transformation in the second half of the season led to an NL East title. nets $12 million for presidential bid, Rubio $6 million, 09 Oct 2015 03:11:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz raised $12.2 million in the past three months for his Republican presidential bid, about twice what competitor Marco Rubio collected in the same time period. has 2 goals, Lightning beat Flyers 3-2 in OT, 09 Oct 2015 02:38:48 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jason Garrison scored his second goal of the game in overtime, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Thursday night. has 2 TD receptions, leads Colts over Texans 27-20, 09 Oct 2015 04:53:19 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Matt Hasselbeck and Andre Johnson showed Thursday night that sometimes old guys can shine in what is certainly a young man's league. abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker, 09 Oct 2015 03:26:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Confronting insurmountable obstacles, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suddenly withdrew from the contest for speaker of the U.S. House on Thursday, shocking colleagues just before they were to vote and producing ever-deeper chaos for a divided Congress. voters elect first white mayor since 1991, 09 Oct 2015 04:33:03 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Incumbent A C Wharton Jr. conceded defeat in Memphis' mayoral election Thursday to a city council member who will become the city's first white mayor in nearly a quarter-century., Arvidsson score as Predators beat Hurricanes 2-1, 09 Oct 2015 02:56:04 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Craig Smith had a power-play goal as the Nashville Predators scored twice in the first period Thursday night and held off the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 in the season opener for both. in tantra teacher's death booked on murder warrants, 09 Oct 2015 06:39:41 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three young people suspected in the shooting death of a tantra yoga teacher in Northern California have been booked on murder warrants, police said Thursday. look at each potential World Series matchup, 09 Oct 2015 06:31:24 GMTWith four teams remaining in each league, there are 16 possible matchups for the World Series. We could wait and see who makes it, but what fun is that? announces Libya unity government; 2 sides must OK names, 09 Oct 2015 05:11:15 GMTSKHIRAT, Morocco (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya has proposed a national unity government for Libya after months of difficult talks between the north African country's two rival governments, but now it's up to the two parliaments and Libyans themselves to approve it. to pay $6.5M settlement to family of man shot by cop, 09 Oct 2015 03:53:06 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — City officials in South Carolina approved a $6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man fatally shot by a white police officer who was captured on cellphone video firing at the man's back as he ran away. Watch helps scientists track honeybee killer, 09 Oct 2015 05:16:41 GMTHURLEY, N.Y. (AP) — While scientists have documented cases of tiny flies infesting honeybees, causing the bees to lurch and stagger around like zombies before they die, researchers don't know the scope of the problem. pitches Astros to 5-2 win over Royals to open ALDS, 09 Oct 2015 04:43:56 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch has a "soft rule" when it comes to a rain delay during a game: If it lasts about an hour, he'll usually remove his starting pitcher. gets defensive, holds on to beat No. 17 USC 17-12, 09 Oct 2015 05:18:11 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly every Washington upperclassman insisted they took no personal pleasure in beating the coach who left them for Southern California two years ago. Prudhomme: Cajun spices and a love of local ingredients, 09 Oct 2015 02:45:55 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — At K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen during the early 1980s, chef and owner Paul Prudhomme would drive to his hometown near Opelousas in his pickup truck and come back loaded down with supplies reflecting his native Cajun cuisine. gets 25 in Raptors' 105-97 preseason win over Lakers, 09 Oct 2015 05:31:52 GMTONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 25 points and DeMarre Carroll added 18 points and six rebounds in the Toronto Raptors' 105-97 preseason win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night. workers injured in explosion at dam in Washington state, 09 Oct 2015 05:38:31 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — An explosion at a hydroelectric dam on Washington's Columbia River Thursday injured six workers, but it did not compromise the dam's structure and posed no risk to the public, officials said. beat San Antonio in Aldridge's Spurs debut, 09 Oct 2015 05:02:43 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Rudy Gay had 26 points and seven rebounds as the Sacramento Kings beat the San Antonio Spurs 95-92 in a preseason game Thursday night. memorable presidents of the UN General Assembly, 09 Oct 2015 04:23:09 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — There have been 70 presidents of the U.N. General Assembly, some memorable for their accomplishments, others for their political views, allegations against them, and the reputations of the countries they represent. The arrest of the 68th president, John Ashe of Antigua, in an alleged bribery case has put the spotlight on the presidency of the 193-member world body, which rotates every year by region. Here is a look at eight memorable General Assembly presidents: teams must adapt to 'novelty' of 3-on-3 OT this season, 09 Oct 2015 06:33:06 GMTARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Count Washington Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen among those around the NHL taking a wait-and-see approach when it comes to the league's new 3-on-3 overtime. 'Like:' 6 ways you might soon emote on Facebook, 09 Oct 2015 03:01:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes "Like" just doesn't cut it. So how about Love or Angry? Haha or Sad? Or just Yay or Wow? gets tiebreaker in 3rd as Blues beat Oilers, McDavid, 09 Oct 2015 04:18:32 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Robby Fabbri came through in his first NHL game and helped the St. Louis Blues spoil Edmonton rookie Connor McDavid's debut., Stars shut out Penguins 3-0 in season opener, 09 Oct 2015 03:42:01 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Antti Niemi recorded his 33rd career shutout and assisted on two goals in his Dallas debut, as the Stars beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-0 on Thursday night in the season opener for both. say 1/3 of young men in China to die from smoking, 09 Oct 2015 02:36:27 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Research published in the medical journal The Lancet says one in three of all the young men in China are likely to die from tobacco, but that the number can fall if the men quit smoking.