FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Oct 2016 16:38:02 -07:00How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday, 21 Oct 2016 21:24:24 GMTU.S. stocks closed mostly lower Friday, led by declines in phone companies, health care and energy stocks. Consumer staples and technology companies eked out slight gains. Investors continued to focus on corporate America, reviewing earnings from General Electric, McDonald's and other big companies. AT&T lost 3 percent following reports that the company is considering a deal to acquire the media conglomerate Time Warner. Latest: Christie denies he knew about lane closures, 21 Oct 2016 22:45:00 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest in the criminal trial of two former allies of Republican Gov. Chris Christie who are accused of plotting George Washington Bridge lane closings in a 2013 political revenge scheme. (all times local): of man in The Piano Guys missing in Oregon, 21 Oct 2016 22:07:31 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The 21-year-old daughter of one of men in the Utah-based music group The Piano Guys has been reported missing and may have gotten injured or lost on a hike in the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon, authorities say. suspects in Nashville tourist's death arrested in NC, 21 Oct 2016 21:45:03 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina have arrested two suspects wanted in the killing of a California tourist in Nashville, Tennessee. stocks close mostly lower; eke out gain for the week, 21 Oct 2016 21:10:54 GMTThe major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly lower Friday, capping a day spent wavering between small gains and losses. Latest: Pennsylvania chancellor applauds faculty pact, 21 Oct 2016 21:01:37 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the contract dispute that led to a walkout by professors at 14 Pennsylvania state universities (all times local): court upholds death sentence in 1996 slaying, 21 Oct 2016 21:59:34 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' highest court has upheld the death sentence of a man convicted of killing a college student 20 years ago. enacts restrictions on Airbnb, with fines of up to $7,500, 21 Oct 2016 21:08:55 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals. president says he won't sever ties with US, 21 Oct 2016 22:45:49 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Friday he did not mean he would cut off ties with the United States when he said in China that he was separating from the U.S., adding it's in his country's best interest to stay with America.'s Minjee Lee opens 6-stroke lead in Blue Bay LPGA, 21 Oct 2016 22:09:45 GMTHAINAN, China (AP) — Minjee Lee patiently navigated Jian Lake's undulating greens again Friday to stretch her lead to six strokes in the Blue Bay LPGA. corrections officer convicted in K-9 partner's death, 21 Oct 2016 21:27:14 GMTBELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A former central Pennsylvania corrections officer has been convicted of animal cruelty charges in connection with the death of his K-9 partner last summer. Latest: Union: Ohio's death row move will cause hardship, 21 Oct 2016 21:13:15 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio's plans to move its death row (all times local): state senator gets prison for taking bribes, 21 Oct 2016 21:03:21 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Former California state Sen. Ron Calderon was sentenced Friday to 3½ years in prison in a corruption scandal in which he acknowledged taking bribes in exchange for his influence in Sacramento. pleads guilty in UTEP betting scheme, 21 Oct 2016 21:16:38 GMTEL PASO, Texas (AP) — A former West Texas university student has pleaded guilty to a role in a gambling operation at the university that took bets from basketball players on different sports. Latest: Union: About time Minneapolis officers cleared, 21 Oct 2016 21:43:03 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on an internal investigation by Minneapolis police into the November 2015 fatal shooting of a black man by two white officers on the city's north side (all times local): Poker pro Ivey, pal broke gambling rules in $10M win, 21 Oct 2016 23:08:17 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge says poker pro Phil Ivey and a companion violated New Jersey gambling regulations in the way they won nearly $10 million at cards at an Atlantic City casino. Capsules, 21 Oct 2016 21:38:01 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Defending champion Justin Thomas shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead halfway through the CIMB Classic, staying within striking distance of his own tournament record at TPC Kuala Lumpur. aide on trial says she told him of traffic study, 21 Oct 2016 23:18:35 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie approved of a traffic study on the George Washington Bridge, his former deputy chief of staff testified Friday in her criminal trial, but federal prosecutors say it was actually a cover story for a political payback scheme designed to cause traffic jams. Latest: 67 seek medical care after Kansas chemical spill, 21 Oct 2016 22:06:14 GMTATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the chemical spill at a plant in Atchison, Kansas, (all times local): Latest: Clinton says Trump 'threatening our democracy', 21 Oct 2016 21:19:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): dispatched to wrong home charged with shooting, 21 Oct 2016 22:31:56 GMTOCOEE, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida police officer has been indicted after authorities say he shot into a home after being dispatched to the wrong address. storms cause floods, kill 1 person in Pennsylvania, 21 Oct 2016 22:37:32 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Freak storms packing up to 100 mph winds hit Pennsylvania early Friday, sending floodwaters into hundreds of homes and causing a pipeline rupture that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of gasoline into a stream, threatening drinking water supplies. One man was killed when a tree crashed into his home. niece, others seek shares of Prince's estate, 21 Oct 2016 22:13:04 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge said Friday he'll try to rule quickly on whether state law entitles a purported niece, grandniece and nephew of Prince to press their claims to shares in the late rock superstar's estate. Latest: Pennsylvania gas spill threatens 3 water systems, 21 Oct 2016 23:17:45 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on flooding across western and central Pennsylvania (all times local): camp preparing for possibility Trump won't concede, 21 Oct 2016 21:06:04 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office.' Beckham fined $24K for taking helmet off after TD, 21 Oct 2016 21:22:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was fined $24,309 by the NFL on Friday for taking off his helmet during a touchdown celebration last Sunday against Baltimore. says concussions are still widely underestimated, 21 Oct 2016 22:00:31 GMTHOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Former NFL Alumni Association President George Martin told a concussion conference Friday the injury is a scourge in contact sports with long-term consequences still widely underestimated. in homeless killings case deemed mentally incompetent, 21 Oct 2016 23:21:59 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego judge Friday deemed a man charged with carrying out a string of deadly attacks on sleeping homeless men last summer to be mentally incompetent to stand trial. Elliott seeks playoff-saving victory at Talladega, 21 Oct 2016 21:45:13 GMTTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Chase Elliott has been inching toward his first career Sprint Cup victory all year, only to come up short time and time again. of retracted rape story defends relying on 'Jackie', 21 Oct 2016 21:43:19 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The author of the discredited Rolling Stone magazine article about a woman's claim of being gang raped at a fraternity house sought to show jurors Friday why she found the woman so credible, highlighting the emotion and level of detail with which she spoke during their interactions. Latest: Clinton says she'll be 'designated worrier', 21 Oct 2016 21:06:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): investigator: Trump is peddling 'lies' on Syria-IS link, 21 Oct 2016 23:15:52 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special investigator on counter-terrorism and human rights accused Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday of peddling "lies and xenophobia" by claiming a link between Syrian refugees and Islamic State extremists. Glover cast as Lando Calrissian in Han Solo film, 21 Oct 2016 22:08:17 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Donald Glover is joining the "Star Wars" universe. aging inmates, Ohio says it will again move death row, 21 Oct 2016 21:15:43 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is moving its death row for the third time in little over a decade, this time because of the growing number of aging inmates serving death sentences, state prison officials said Friday. Latest: Pence asks supporters to 'pray for our country', 21 Oct 2016 23:24:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): worker accused of stealing secrets to stay in custody, 21 Oct 2016 22:26:11 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A former National Security Agency contractor accused in a massive theft of classified information will remain in custody as prosecutors continue building a criminal case against him, a federal judge ruled Friday. main floods trench in Boston, killing 2 workers, 21 Oct 2016 21:12:17 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A water main gave way in Boston's South End neighborhood on Friday afternoon, flooding a deep trench and killing two workers, according to city officials. shipping companies fined $1.5M for pollution, cover-up, 21 Oct 2016 22:03:24 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge in Seattle on Friday ordered two companies owned by a Greek shipping magnate to pay $1.5 million after a jury found that a cargo ship deliberately pumped oil-polluted water into the ocean, then repeatedly lied and falsified records in an effort to deceive inspectors with the U.S. Coast Guard. County, Illinois, lawyer who posed as judge charged, 21 Oct 2016 21:33:26 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-area judicial candidate who was once on the fast track to a high-salary, high-status job as a judge now faces charges of impersonating a judge when she was a court staff attorney early this year, prosecutors announced Friday. stands in the way of Cubs' chance to make history, 21 Oct 2016 22:53:46 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — All that's left for the Chicago Cubs to do is make history. internet repeatedly disrupted by cyberattacks on key firm, 21 Oct 2016 21:25:42 GMTLONDON (AP) — Cyberattacks on a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted the availability of popular websites across the United States Friday, according to analysts and company officials. The White House described the disruption as malicious. Members of a hacker group spread across China and Russia claimed responsibility, although their assertion couldn't be verified. not dropping fraud case against Texas attorney general, 21 Oct 2016 23:06:48 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Investor fraud accusations against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton are back in federal court, at least for now, after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday refiled a civil lawsuit against the Republican that a judge previously dismissed. could have starter Salazar back for World Series, 21 Oct 2016 22:40:39 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — After weeks of being broken and bloodied, the Indians' pitching staff may have reinforcements in the World Series. show European Mars probe crashed, may have exploded, 21 Oct 2016 22:04:40 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Europe's experimental Mars probe hit the right spot — but at the wrong speed — and may have ended up in a fiery ball of rocket fuel when it struck the surface, scientists said Friday. supremacist David Duke qualifies for Senate debate, 21 Oct 2016 22:04:46 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — White supremacist David Duke has qualified for a televised debate in Louisiana's U.S. Senate race. Latest: Clinton asks undecided voters to think seriously, 21 Oct 2016 21:46:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): is Evan McMullin, third-party candidate surging in Utah?, 21 Oct 2016 21:19:40 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in the polls in Utah and drawing large crowds at rallies as he becomes the conduit for conservative voters fed up with Republican Donald Trump's crudeness and antics. son was dying in hot car, Georgia man sent teen sex texts, 21 Oct 2016 21:31:15 GMTBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his toddler son sat dying in the back seat of the father's sweltering SUV, his young texting partner testified in court Friday. week in review: Yields trend still trending higher, 21 Oct 2016 21:17:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Municipal bond yields rose modestly this week, continuing October's upward trend. The 10-year yield on the AP Municipal Bond index was 2.076 percent Friday at 5 p.m. Eastern time. cloud over Kansas community dissipates, 21 Oct 2016 22:39:36 GMTATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — A chemical spill at a northeast Kansas distilling plant released a noxious cloud of fumes Friday, forcing temporary evacuations and sending dozens of people to the hospital, including two who were in intensive care, officials said.