FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 10 Feb 2016 14:04:47 -08:00NATO ministers approve new reinforcements for eastern Europe, 10 Feb 2016 20:41:03 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO defense ministers on Wednesday approved new multinational reinforcements to beef up defenses of frontline alliance members most at risk from Russia, the alliance's secretary-general announced., 2 daughters fatally stabbed at NY hotel; 3rd kid hurt, 10 Feb 2016 21:08:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A man repeatedly stabbed his girlfriend and all three of her children Wednesday morning at a hotel that was being used for homeless housing, killing her and two of her daughters, authorities said. Vickers to replace Tony Stewart at Daytona, 10 Feb 2016 21:53:07 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Associated Press has learned that Brian Vickers will replace injured driver Tony Stewart at Daytona International Speedway. sources: Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid, 10 Feb 2016 20:57:14 GMTNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to end his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire's primary, two people familiar with his plans told The Associated Press on Wednesday. linebacker Armonty Bryant indicted on drug charges, 10 Feb 2016 21:40:29 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Browns linebacker Armonty Bryant has been indicted on two felony drug charges. Illinois, Obama issues an appeal for political unity, 10 Feb 2016 20:35:17 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — President Barack Obama returned Wednesday to the Illinois capital where he launched his national political career and appealed for help ridding politics of "polarization and meanness" that discourage participation in civic life. mayoral aide's son posts bail in stabbing death case, 10 Feb 2016 21:30:17 GMTEDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The son of a former aide to New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's wife has been freed on bail on charges he fatally stabbed a teenager in New Jersey. salesman convicted of killing New York shopkeepers, 10 Feb 2016 21:19:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A clothing salesman on trial for the serial slayings of three New York City shopkeepers has been convicted of murder. signals more distress as user growth flatlines, 10 Feb 2016 21:59:00 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it's starting to look more like a novelty stand as social-media users flock to other services that strike a more personal chord. fans score apology, U-turn from owners on tickets, 10 Feb 2016 21:48:52 GMTLONDON (AP) — Liverpool's American owners apologized to fans and reversed planned rises in ticket prices on Wednesday, insisting they were not "greedy." 'Zoolander 2' tries a little too hard to up the ante, 10 Feb 2016 21:05:47 GMTIn case you don't follow the global fashion calendar, Fashion Week has just begun in New York, bringing with it a few nice clothes plus the usual over-the-top weirdness — bizarrely themed runway shows and front-row fashionistas teetering on stilt-like heels, swathed in feathers and smoothed out with dangerous doses of Botox.'s Guide: What to watch on the day after New Hampshire, 10 Feb 2016 20:53:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation primary left some GOP candidates with a hard-knocks hangover and others just happy to still be alive. Borders announced as new WNBA President, 10 Feb 2016 21:05:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Lisa Borders has been a fan of the WNBA ever since she helped bring a team to Atlanta. Now she's the league's new president. Persistent economic weakness could slow rate hikes, 10 Feb 2016 21:36:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Wednesday that global weakness and falling financial markets could depress the U.S. economy's growth and slow the pace of Fed interest rate hikes. visit to Mexico basilica highlights Guadalupe influence, 10 Feb 2016 21:15:29 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A weathered pastel image of the Virgin of Guadalupe hangs from German Herrera Hernandez's dashboard, watching over his passengers from her perch next to his cigarettes, gum and the handful of coins he uses to make change. big man Adam Woodbury silences critics, 10 Feb 2016 20:34:17 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's Adam Woodbury is often viewed as the blue-chip recruit who never lived up to expectations. finds 2nd plane in ocean off Los Angeles coast, 10 Feb 2016 21:11:54 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Searchers have recovered the second of two small planes believed to have collided over the ocean outside the port of Los Angeles last week. over health of Guantanamo prisoner in 9/11 case, 10 Feb 2016 21:27:15 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Amnesty International has taken up the cause of a Guantanamo prisoner who is said to be in declining health as he awaits trial for his alleged role in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack. odds are high that Spieth enjoys Pebble Beach, 10 Feb 2016 21:35:44 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Spieth rarely sees a shot as impossible, sometimes when he doesn't even have a club in his hand. governor plans $360M for Flint, infrastructure, 10 Feb 2016 21:49:26 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis from lead contamination and to update pipes there and across the state — a plan that lawmakers from both parties generally welcomed as moving in the right direction with the proper priorities. police shooting case goes to prosecutors, 10 Feb 2016 20:49:50 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota authorities have completed their investigation into the November fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police officers. deputies wounded, suspect dead in shopping center shootout, 10 Feb 2016 21:03:23 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — A man shot a sheriff's deputy in the head inside a crowded restaurant at lunchtime Wednesday and wounded another deputy during a shootout, authorities and witnesses said. administration struggles to craft ceasefire in Syria, 10 Feb 2016 20:47:09 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Obama administration's struggle to craft a ceasefire in Syria's civil war has resulted in a confusing mix of shifting priorities that have exposed a policy toward Syria that few understand, and even fewer see working. As it tries to navigate a truce to spur peace talks, the administration has become increasingly torn in between its loyalty to Turkey as a NATO ally and to its longtime Arab partner, Saudi Arabia, and the cold pragmatism of Russia. source: U.S. Department of Justice expected to announce civil rights suit against Ferguson, 10 Feb 2016 21:56:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — AP source: U.S. Department of Justice expected to announce civil rights suit against Ferguson., Giants agree at $6.2 million just before hearing, 10 Feb 2016 21:09:54 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — First baseman Brandon Belt and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a $6.2 million, one-year contract. could have 2 marriage licenses, 10 Feb 2016 21:37:25 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky lawmakers have proposed two marriage license forms, one designed for gay couples and another for straight couples. Latest: Russia has held important talks with US on Syria, 10 Feb 2016 21:03:26 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria and the tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing violence (all times local): suspected of wounding 3 after basketball game jailed, 10 Feb 2016 21:41:27 GMTMUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have jailed a 21-year-old man suspected of shooting and wounding three people outside of a western Michigan high school basketball game. Right-to-die advocate Christy O'Donnell dies, 10 Feb 2016 21:54:11 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A relative says Christy O'Donnell, a single mother with lung cancer who became a prominent figure in the California right-to-die debate, has died. She was 47.'s 4Q net loss doubles, 10 Feb 2016 21:57:36 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors says its net loss more than doubled to $320 million in the fourth quarter, hurt by lower-than-planned production of its new Model X SUV., Alabama, officers disciplined after arrest video, 10 Feb 2016 21:45:07 GMTTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A police chief says officers who were recorded using a stun gun and baton on University of Alabama students after a football game party last fall have been ordered to do more training and one remains on paid administrative leave. Latest: 2nd child dies after stabbing at NYC hotel, 10 Feb 2016 21:35:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the stabbing of a woman and three children on Staten Island (all times local): new order against enforcing Louisiana abortion law, 10 Feb 2016 21:52:44 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge in Louisiana has issued a new order blocking the state from enforcing a law that he says would keep most women from getting abortions. early rally in stocks is mostly gone by the closing bell, 10 Feb 2016 21:59:31 GMTThe Federal Reserve's latest signals on interest rates gave U.S. stocks a lift for much of Wednesday, but the rally didn't last., Audi, BMW recall nearly 1.7M vehicles in air bag mess, 10 Feb 2016 20:32:54 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen, Audi and BMW are recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles with Takata air bag inflators that can rupture and hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers. Puppeteers in terror case released from jail, 10 Feb 2016 21:47:53 GMTMADRID (AP) — A Spanish court on Wednesday released two puppeteers jailed since last week for allegedly praising terrorism in a controversial Carnival show funded with public money. is defiant again in deal with Justice Department, 10 Feb 2016 21:03:33 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Defiance has often defined Ferguson in the 18 months since a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown and provoked an examination of how poor people and minorities are treated in the St. Louis suburb. freed while awaiting new trial on flawed hair evidence, 10 Feb 2016 20:53:42 GMTNEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A man who spent three decades in prison based in part on a single strand of hair has won release as he awaits a new trial in Massachusetts. malls scale back hours as government cuts energy, 10 Feb 2016 20:51:58 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Shops in malls across Venezuela closed their doors Wednesday afternoon to comply with a government electricity rationing order. the onions! Panera works to quell rage of wrong orders, 10 Feb 2016 20:53:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Panera wants to eliminate one of the biggest scourges of eating out — bungled orders. boy, 3, found dead in van hours after going missing, 10 Feb 2016 21:48:01 GMTIRONTON, Mo. (AP) — A 3-year-old Missouri boy who reportedly went missing early Wednesday from his grandfather's home was found dead hours later, draped in a blanket in a neighbor's van about a mile away, authorities said.'s big wave surf competition called off, 10 Feb 2016 21:59:07 GMTHALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Legendary surfer Eddie Aikau would have gone out. But Wednesday's surf in Hawaii didn't stack up to his namesake competition's big-wave standards and the event was called off hours before it was supposed to happen.'s Feingold avoiding Democratic presidential pick, 10 Feb 2016 21:33:21 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders? The question is much more than a ballot choice for Democrat Russ Feingold, whose hopes of reclaiming the Senate seat he held for 18 years rests with Wisconsin voters heavily invested in the presidential nomination fight. Latest: Backers urge California coast panel to keep exec, 10 Feb 2016 21:25:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a proposal by the powerful California Coastal Commission to fire its top executive (all times local). officers sued in stun gun death of Hispanic man, 10 Feb 2016 21:30:23 GMTEAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A federal lawsuit alleges officers with a Connecticut police department used excessive and racially discriminatory force on a man that resulted in his death. Ferguson leaders willing to talk to Justice, 10 Feb 2016 20:59:05 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The latest on efforts by Ferguson to reach a consent agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to improve police and court practices in the St. Louis suburb (all times local): terminates IAAF sponsorship over doping scandal, 10 Feb 2016 20:55:04 GMTLONDON (AP) — Food and beverage giant Nestle told the IAAF on Wednesday that it terminated its sponsorship of athletics' governing body over fears the doping scandal could damage the company's image. 2 wounded, officer hurt in shooting in Tennessee, 10 Feb 2016 21:57:56 GMTRIPLEY, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is looking into a shooting-incident in Ripley, where two people were wounded by police and an officer was injured. Latest: Prosecutors say ex-sheriff should face 6 months, 10 Feb 2016 20:55:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca's agreement to plead guilty to lying during a federal probe of corruption at the jails he ran (all times local): shows love to skateboarders, lifts ban in Love Park, 10 Feb 2016 21:36:20 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Skateboarders in Philadelphia are feeling the love from Love Park now that the mayor has temporarily lifted a ban on skating there until it closes for renovations.