FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:11:30 -08:00Killers' lawyers seek more info on Ohio's lethal drug supplyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26660556230e402cba78f292ea41890bWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:37:26 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers for condemned inmates are trying to learn more about Ohio's supply of execution drugs at a time the state prisons agency is reluctant to give out that information.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26660556230e402cba78f292ea41890bIn Africa, Obama's presidency couldn't help but be personalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2b2c489351b48dd90ddbbb18c42f29cWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:05:24 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Africa was electrified by the rise of Barack Obama, the first U.S. president of African descent. It was in Africa that he signaled a historic opening toward Cuba, took aim at the twin scourges of corruption and dictatorship and sent thousands of troops to fight one of the most terrifying disease outbreaks in decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2b2c489351b48dd90ddbbb18c42f29cThe Latest: Protesters gather outside EPA pick's hearinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dc02ecaad2d4234a512688e1efd0e7bWed, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dc02ecaad2d4234a512688e1efd0e7bCloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame votinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e6df2cad6644e1ad22f540553bb9afWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting, much as it shrouded baseball in the 1990s and early 2000s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e6df2cad6644e1ad22f540553bb9afBautista, Blue Jays agree to $18.5M, 1-year dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92c526c1c22a4257a6c62bcff5ad4be2Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:17 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays, after all.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92c526c1c22a4257a6c62bcff5ad4be2Gunfire erupts at Mexican private school, 3 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d66c77c8e99841a49f3ad0486c3b071fWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:51:13 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — State officials said a student opened fire with a gun at a private school in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey on Wednesday, seriously wounding himself, a teacher and another student.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d66c77c8e99841a49f3ad0486c3b071fKevin O'Leary to run for Conservative leadership in Canadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c1485c0a2b4915a74cf018877615f2Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:09:02 GMTTORONTO (AP) — "Shark Tank" cast member Kevin O'Leary is running for the leadership of Canada's opposition Conservative Party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c1485c0a2b4915a74cf018877615f2APNewsBreak: Feds advise workaround on asset forfeiture rulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc2d21f7bd34cd78d7d95394e47de67Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:05:01 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice gave instructions on how to work around its own strict rules for spending money seized in investigations to Virginia's top prosecutor, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc2d21f7bd34cd78d7d95394e47de67IMF says Egypt is progressing well with economic reform planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92a55f55fd464dd1a5f8fbc17ba181d8Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:44:01 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The International Monetary Fund says Egypt is making progress with its economic reform program, although it will still take time to improve living standards for the whole population.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92a55f55fd464dd1a5f8fbc17ba181d8Israel expands missile defense system with new interceptorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6cbb028780340eb811e3c58e179a32aWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:52:01 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it has expanded a missile defense system with the addition of longer range, more precise interception capabilities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6cbb028780340eb811e3c58e179a32aCommerce nominee Ross declares he is pro-trade, pro-unionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f311d91abef6492194dc543960a064c4Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:50:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's pick for commerce secretary said Wednesday that he favors "sensible trade," is pro-union and believes his vast business dealings have given experience fighting other countries' unfair trade practices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f311d91abef6492194dc543960a064c4US homebuilder confidence, sales outlook slip in Januaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95e583a3016b45f191844242bfcfe7e2Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:50 GMTU.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident this month about their sales prospects, a pullback from December when builders' confidence reached the highest level in 11 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95e583a3016b45f191844242bfcfe7e2The Latest: Mom pleads not guilty to abducting kids in 1985http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ae0a07c3cc64614b74cac587b8a1a64Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:14:56 GMTWARWICK, R.I. (AP) — The Latest on a mother charged with abducting her children three decades ago (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ae0a07c3cc64614b74cac587b8a1a64The Latest: Senator says don't repeal without replacementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e08fc5ceb5e24a36b72e6968097942d5Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:09:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e08fc5ceb5e24a36b72e6968097942d5Murray, Federer advance to 3rd round at Australian Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3824282d7884070b746222f408f363bWed, 18 Jan 2017 14:48:24 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An hour after his win, Andy Murray still hadn't been able to get any video to see how he twisted his ankle and tumbled to the ground.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3824282d7884070b746222f408f363bGerman vice chancellor condemns populist's Holocaust remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b89aec9a694846b3922eb8db68122e7fWed, 18 Jan 2017 14:55:25 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's vice chancellor on Wednesday harshly condemned remarks by a prominent member of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party, who suggested ending the country's decades-long tradition of acknowledging and atoning for its Nazi past.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b89aec9a694846b3922eb8db68122e7fThe Latest: British Supreme Court to rule on Brexit Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aede4dd3f791482da70d78b41622e4fdWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:01:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's decision to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aede4dd3f791482da70d78b41622e4fdWhen it comes to inaugural crowds, does size matter?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37c1de4ed4154a52bcfd5d03fb07a960Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says his inauguration will have "an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout." Organizers of a protest the next day call in the biggest demonstration in history to welcome a new president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37c1de4ed4154a52bcfd5d03fb07a960For third straight time, Earth sets hottest year recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b555dd92b03b4c768a55f79e20deda3bWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:49:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Government scientists say the Earth sizzled to a third straight heat record last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b555dd92b03b4c768a55f79e20deda3bJanet Napolitano in hospital with side effect of cancer carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce190f83ce1c4b52997213a1f9a6bc97Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:48:28 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano, a former U.S. Homeland Security secretary and governor of Arizona, has been undergoing cancer treatment for five months and was hospitalized after suffering complications, the school system said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce190f83ce1c4b52997213a1f9a6bc97Grain mixed, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd16b31a4e284c79800f0456043c0d14Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:46:14 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd16b31a4e284c79800f0456043c0d14Ivory Coast seeks end to unrest as gunfire cuts off porthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a01b9ae93d74c60a341adf943b95bc4Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:58:36 GMTABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Gunfire cut off access to Ivory Coast's largest commercial port on Wednesday as officials pleaded with security forces to end the unrest that has shaken Africa's fastest-growing economy and threatened a return to instability.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a01b9ae93d74c60a341adf943b95bc4Man killed by Kentucky police was shot twice in the torsohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38957ce17f534b4faf1f7d31e6be6065Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:02:03 GMTFULTON, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was killed by a western Kentucky police officer earlier this week died of two gunshot wounds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38957ce17f534b4faf1f7d31e6be6065Steelers WR Antonio Brown apologizes for livestreaming videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ad683f2b5164b02ba6a63890bc67b33Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:30:53 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has apologized for livestreaming video from the team's locker room following its win over Kansas City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ad683f2b5164b02ba6a63890bc67b33Rain pounds Houston as flooded roadways strand motoristshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bca575854fa24a26a13513cc0ab91471Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:41 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Emergency crews have made dozens of high-water rescues as thunderstorms flood streets in the Houston area and batter other parts of Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bca575854fa24a26a13513cc0ab91471Colorado's proposed Olympic museum receives funding boosthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fd4804a7e87463b8c00214ca7ac9572Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:08:27 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A proposed museum dedicated to the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic movements has received a fundraising boost from a Colorado Springs tourism marketing organization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fd4804a7e87463b8c00214ca7ac9572Civil defense officials report gunfire at private school in northern Mexico city of Monterrey; injuries reportedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14bed3f95fe496aa198e9abfd437c12Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:11:55 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Civil defense officials report gunfire at private school in northern Mexico city of Monterrey; injuries reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14bed3f95fe496aa198e9abfd437c12Prosecutors: Convictions in lane-closing trial should standhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5114f691bb94ee4a9e4bea803f6b324Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:03:59 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the corruption convictions of two former aides to Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal should stand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5114f691bb94ee4a9e4bea803f6b324Tower of Power band members recovering after train accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b15355f132fd4e8cbf0c3b463efc6d38Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:36:38 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say two musicians with the band Tower of Power remain hospitalized after being hit last week by an Amtrak train in Oakland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b15355f132fd4e8cbf0c3b463efc6d38Miss USA hopes Trump can unify Americans after divisive votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/876f23ae65534ba48801c845cb65179dWed, 18 Jan 2017 14:49:31 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The U.S. candidate in the Miss Universe pageant said Wednesday she did not vote for Donald Trump but she hopes the president-elect can unify Americans at a "nerve-wracking" point in U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/876f23ae65534ba48801c845cb65179dReview: The Flaming Lips deliver for anyone missing Bowiehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/607cb5018b1a41bf86f08a98be8ecc02Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:01:56 GMTThe Flaming Lips, "Oczy Mlody" (Warner Bros. Records)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/607cb5018b1a41bf86f08a98be8ecc02Turkish parliament resumes voting on Erdogan's powershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48021933b7ec4d93aac676ad15f57876Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:00:50 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's parliament on Wednesday embarked on a second round of deliberations on a contentious package of constitutional amendments that would give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office executive powers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48021933b7ec4d93aac676ad15f57876The Latest: No bound sought for suspect in officer's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a187b9030ff04c028bb91956f7a89799Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:37:49 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a187b9030ff04c028bb91956f7a89799Gunfire erupts at Mexican private school, injuries reportedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/570a11735a29409e8a3474b7e1f7ca1dWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:06 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — State officials say a gunshots have been fired at a private secondary and grade school in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey, with three injuries reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/570a11735a29409e8a3474b7e1f7ca1dJPMorgan settles mortgage discrimination lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb0b383ac08a4f259e31f377bd184382Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:41:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase is settling charges that independent brokers working for the bank discriminated against minorities seeking home mortgages.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb0b383ac08a4f259e31f377bd18438246 'severely injured' people remain at Nigeria bombing scenehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e3500957cd44957a979c6adf59c7afdWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:03 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — At least 46 "severely injured" people remain in a refugee camp that Nigeria's military says it mistakenly bombed and they need urgent evacuation, the International Committee for the Red Cross said Wednesday, while the U.N. refugee chief called the killings "truly catastrophic."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e3500957cd44957a979c6adf59c7afdThe Latest: Tusk warns Britain can't pick and choosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/749d554f245a42ae9989415111b807f1Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's decision to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/749d554f245a42ae9989415111b807f1Egypt puts soccer star Aboutrika on no-fly, terror listhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64d0c75fdfe94c6bae7f866b8c572069Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:56:19 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have added one of the country's all-time greatest soccer players to a terror watch and no-fly list, over accusations he helped finance the Muslim Brotherhood, now banned as a terrorist organization, judicial officials said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64d0c75fdfe94c6bae7f866b8c572069The Latest: Price pledges bipartisan approach to HHShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f10cb6d08d704e4ea155a8a1ff21c965Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f10cb6d08d704e4ea155a8a1ff21c965The Latest: Senator praises Commerce pick Ross for divestinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64893d2559f6436ea8f8cee6dd59e2c9Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64893d2559f6436ea8f8cee6dd59e2c9Temple to rename communication school in honor of Lew Kleinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7944c03f28cc4aabba990ccf549af297Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:04:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple University has announced it will rename its School of Media and Communication to honor Philadelphia broadcast pioneer Lew Klein.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7944c03f28cc4aabba990ccf549af297US stock indexes mixed; bond yields and dollar climb againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b546d451f9d46fb8a144fb97ad600abWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:45:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were mixed in a listless morning of trading Wednesday, while bond yields and the dollar moved higher again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b546d451f9d46fb8a144fb97ad600abArmy plans Dakota Access oil pipeline environmental studyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c1c23c1b5dd4722841bd382f262fd80Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:30:26 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army has started the process of launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline's disputed crossing of the Missouri River in North Dakota, though a federal judge could stop the effort.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c1c23c1b5dd4722841bd382f262fd80Small businesses hope to see Obama-backed rules scrappedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6d0e1627e7546f59a57fdfd0102bb30Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:06:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Small businesses are hoping to see some high-profile Obama administration regulations scrapped after Donald Trump takes office, with rules affecting overtime, sick leave and the environment among those that may be taken off the books.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6d0e1627e7546f59a57fdfd0102bb30Obama expected to defend Manning decision at news conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc390632f9c549c785e736df155454b2Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:04:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to defend his decision to shorten the sentence of convicted leaker Chelsea Manning when he holds his final news conference on Wednesday, two days before his second term ends.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc390632f9c549c785e736df155454b2Romania: gov't wants to pardon thousands of prisonershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/732528be81dd4eac83009ab70832345dWed, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:34 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's government is proposing to pardon thousands of prisoners, in a drive to reduce overcrowding in prisons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/732528be81dd4eac83009ab70832345dA half-century later, questions cloud Boston Strangler casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8ffbb6804d6437ebcacd430080b74a8Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:51:52 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Fifty years ago Wednesday, a factory worker who claimed he was the Boston Strangler was sentenced to prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8ffbb6804d6437ebcacd430080b74a8AP source: Bautista, Blue Jays agree to $18.5M, 1-year dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0964f54764343b4b625359956f642f0Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:35:19 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays, after all.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0964f54764343b4b625359956f642f0Sinkhole at car wash swallows truck weighing 55,000 poundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ec5abadb4c342da848914b6a2aa2055Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:36:21 GMTOAKWOOD, Ga. (AP) — No one was injured, but the sight of a 55,000-pound tractor-trailer being partially swallowed by a sinkhole created some excitement in north Georgia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ec5abadb4c342da848914b6a2aa2055The Latest: Poll finds Americans agree health law needs fixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c71a57956c474d63a16db40878830aaaWed, 18 Jan 2017 15:15:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c71a57956c474d63a16db40878830aaa