FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:34:06 -07:00Verlander, Kinsler lead Tigers to 6-5 victory over Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6517470be68c42d8839a8ea66489d9daWed, 02 Sep 2015 04:51:27 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Justin Verlander threw his fifth consecutive quality start, and Ian Kinsler homered and drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6517470be68c42d8839a8ea66489d9daSchwarber hits 2-run HR to power Cubs past Reds 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be691c81e86b43a0b781804b09f69e29Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:04:02 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Kyle Schwarber put an end to the first slump of his major league career on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be691c81e86b43a0b781804b09f69e29Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 for 2nd win over rivals in same dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2320f74c73234840a968bb2989e2c5f7Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:41:29 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Nothing the San Francisco Giants did fazed Zack Greinke. It was a hole on the mound where he pushes off with his right foot that bothered him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2320f74c73234840a968bb2989e2c5f7A preview of new gear China's military showing off at paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d38bd952d2454eaaa8d30b427d8026baWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:07:48 GMTBEIJING (AP) — When China rolls out its latest armaments Thursday for a lavish parade commemorating the defeat of Japan in World War II, defense experts and foreign armies will be watching closely for any revelations about new military capabilities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d38bd952d2454eaaa8d30b427d8026baAndrus leads Rangers to 8-6 win over Padreshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04e8129d4dd34a438c1c84fc42abeadbWed, 02 Sep 2015 06:11:43 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Elvis Andrus singled in the go-ahead run and then stole home to cap a four-run seventh inning, and Prince Fielder hit a two-run homer to lift the Texas Rangers to an 8-6 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04e8129d4dd34a438c1c84fc42abeadbQ&A: What are the signs of a 'bear market' for stockshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5091c4c4157a4a10b4111e45ef6a7532Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:05:14 GMTThe stock market's sharp downturn in recent weeks has pulled the three major stocks indexes into what is known as a "correction." But when does a market correction effectively end a bull market and usher in a full-blown bear market?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5091c4c4157a4a10b4111e45ef6a7532Thai police: Suspect's prints match those on bomb materialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af8c88e7bf6403eaea181fd7a817788Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:02:43 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Wednesday that the fingerprints of a foreign man arrested at Thailand's border with Cambodia match those found on a bottle containing bomb-making material, as the investigation into last month's deadly bombing in Bangkok gathered steam.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af8c88e7bf6403eaea181fd7a817788Thai police say arrested suspect's fingerprints same as ones on bomb-making materialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/604c74c303284b4aaae90d48504b4b1bWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:41:32 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police say arrested suspect's fingerprints same as ones on bomb-making material.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/604c74c303284b4aaae90d48504b4b1bIndia SUV maker rides into US market ... on a scooterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d305f3031b984b70a35380d6e26e421cWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:15:17 GMTANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — India's largest SUV maker is ready to make its debut on U.S. roads. But it's starting with two wheels, not four.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d305f3031b984b70a35380d6e26e421cVolkswagen CEO Winterkorn to have contract extended to 2018http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec02b4a976b44d7a4f9dd1a2d12aa6eWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:56:19 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Top directors of Volkswagen AG plan to give a two-year contract extension CEO Martin Winterkorn, who emerged on top of a power struggle earlier this year with company patriarch Ferdinand Piech.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec02b4a976b44d7a4f9dd1a2d12aa6eLos Angeles back from dead as US candidate for 2024 Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99df8bdeb49c4e739a2c880aadef873dWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:05:29 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles is the official U.S. nominee for the 2024 Olympic games — a dramatic turnaround for a city that just two months ago was considered out of the running.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99df8bdeb49c4e739a2c880aadef873dAP Exclusive: Records show university's response to Holmeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec40c397a5f4be29bf6d9d7fc95daa3Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:50:40 GMTDENVER (AP) — More than a month before James Holmes' rampage on a Colorado movie theater, the head of his neuroscience graduate program called a campus police officer with alarming information: Holmes had told his psychiatrist that he wanted to kill people to make up for his failure in science.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec40c397a5f4be29bf6d9d7fc95daa3Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16785377925c4bbdb84d92cbf735c4eeWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:16:12 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ruth Newman, thought to be one of two remaining survivors of the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 that shook the city and the surrounding area, has died. She was 113.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16785377925c4bbdb84d92cbf735c4eeReport: 11 migrants drown, 5 missing off Turkish coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a74c8d3e5fc4d5bb9784679367bfa0dWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:21:43 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish media report says at least 11 migrants have died and five others are missing after boats carrying them to the Greek island of Kos capsized.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a74c8d3e5fc4d5bb9784679367bfa0dMasked men kidnap 16 Turkish workers in Baghdadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fa7d0d3391e4db689b1bfbdb7b9abf1Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:53:09 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Masked men in military uniforms kidnapped 16 Turkish workers and engineers in Baghdad at dawn Wednesday, bundling them into several SUVs and speeding away, Iraqi security officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fa7d0d3391e4db689b1bfbdb7b9abf1Iraqi officials: 16 Turkish workers kidnapped in Baghdad by masked men in military uniforms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77889e20545846d1a625ee1cc1bcfc21Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:37:24 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials: 16 Turkish workers kidnapped in Baghdad by masked men in military uniforms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77889e20545846d1a625ee1cc1bcfc21Suspected US drone strike kills 6 in northwest Pakistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf42486ebe7b4e4c90aaa01e02102e36Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:36:05 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani intelligence officials say a suspected U.S. drone strike targeting a militant hideout killed six men in a northwestern tribal region along Afghan border.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf42486ebe7b4e4c90aaa01e02102e36Is N. Korean airline world's worst? It may be the quirkiesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1eae9feb90f4402a728718164a3da3aWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:24:46 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — If an Air Koryo passenger ignores its no-photography rule, a flight attendant might take the camera and delete the pictures herself. Crumpling up a newspaper bearing the image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un can earn travelers a stern lecture, or worse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1eae9feb90f4402a728718164a3da3aA bold move to save a man's hand: Tucking it into his tummyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/281b6f611042496dad34fda0501aef6fWed, 02 Sep 2015 06:33:04 GMTCasey Reyes struggled for a way to explain the "sci-fi" surgery doctors were proposing to save her 87-year-old grandfather's badly burned hand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/281b6f611042496dad34fda0501aef6fIn climate bid, Obama stares down melting Alaska glacierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b59f13280934490c8f8d52831154969bWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:25:26 GMTSEWARD, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama stared down a melting glacier in Alaska on Tuesday in a dramatic use of his presidential pulpit to sound the alarm on climate change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b59f13280934490c8f8d52831154969bAmerican recalls French train attack on Jimmy Fallon showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4725164d758a4f4cbd0e96714b6b0a82Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:48:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A California man who was one of three Americans who helped subdue a gunman on a high-speed train traveling to Paris says he couldn't have picked better people to be with that day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4725164d758a4f4cbd0e96714b6b0a82Hong Kong teen faces trial over pro-democracy protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c20c2ce17cf4983877038462ed76dacWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:45:03 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong teenage student leader Joshua Wong is set to face trial on charges relating to his role in storming government headquarters nearly a year ago in a protest that sparked monthslong pro-democracy street occupations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c20c2ce17cf4983877038462ed76dacShell president: 'Oil will be required for a long time'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4034800c0969427883ff243638dec8b3Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:24:22 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The president of Shell Oil Co. said exploratory drilling off Alaska's northwest coast is going well despite stormy weather last week that caused the company to halt operations for a few days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4034800c0969427883ff243638dec8b3Obama visit puts spotlight on rough plight in rural Alaskahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0841aed0effc45019f576f856ddf92edWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:19:18 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It's a good bet that President Barack Obama will never use a honey bucket.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0841aed0effc45019f576f856ddf92edThe Latest on Thailand: Bomb fingerprints match suspect'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca4cf1991d33473db2bb995396f8bb4cWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:53:22 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The latest on Thailand's bomb investigation (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca4cf1991d33473db2bb995396f8bb4cCongo warlord Bosco Ntaganda goes on trial at ICChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e020cd36c8444302b0414c5044342ca9Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:27:04 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Congo militia leader known as The Terminator has pleaded innocent to 18 charges, including murder, rape and sexual slavery, as his long-awaited trial started at the International Criminal Court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e020cd36c8444302b0414c5044342ca9North Korea denies it apologized over mine blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5dc1e7ef4754ceea174685f21eb9436Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:05:25 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Wednesday that its recent expression of "regret" over a mine explosion that maimed two South Korean soldiers was not an apology, as Seoul claims — raising doubts about tentative moves toward detente between the rivals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5dc1e7ef4754ceea174685f21eb9436Trial set for couple accused of trying to join Islamic Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ae7d91e34a445ddb2a57ad5c8963f09Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:16:37 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A young Mississippi couple accused of attempting to join the Islamic State are scheduled for trial Oct. 26 after a grand jury indicted them on charges that they tried to aid the terrorist organization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ae7d91e34a445ddb2a57ad5c8963f09Grand opening: College football starts, playoff talk beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41069f5d34b549e8b9daa978807b3436Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:56:56 GMTNo sport season starts better than college football.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41069f5d34b549e8b9daa978807b3436Djokovic to play Nadal in exhibition match in Thailandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30c6ad60b09f4dc9b08a5829bd8021fcWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:38:10 GMTBANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — The world's top-ranked player Novak Djokovic will play an exhibition match against longstanding rival Rafael Nadal in Thailand next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30c6ad60b09f4dc9b08a5829bd8021fcEurostar train turned back amid disruptions around Calaishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d07f2a3a5cf4fe0b4f1b3d416c49727Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:26:52 GMTPARIS (AP) — Eurostar trains suffered long delays overnight and at least one train was sent back to Paris, causing delays for hundreds of passengers amid reports of migrants on the tracks in the French port of Calais.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d07f2a3a5cf4fe0b4f1b3d416c49727Post-bomb Bangkok moves on, but with new sense of insecurityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3476c132a89438f879d8e831b9a7f06Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:40:07 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — One Bangkok resident says he can't shake the horrid sight of what he saw, or the smell of death. Another says the initial shock is gone and he's returned to his old routine — work, happy hour and taking selfies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3476c132a89438f879d8e831b9a7f06DeMarco Murray's departure might be too much for Dallashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6790c528e4e449cb48c8626241e3f25Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:49:32 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — When DeMarco Murray traded the blue star on his helmet for silver and white wings, the balance of power in the NFC East shifted from the Dallas Cowboys to the Philadelphia Eagles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6790c528e4e449cb48c8626241e3f25FANTASY PLAYS: Knowing when to draft Gronk a tricky decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/684e03d0be9644a59c035c2b32457e1dWed, 02 Sep 2015 06:51:44 GMTIf you managed to stay awake in school when teachers talked about economics, you might remember the term "opportunity cost." Put simply, it describes what you could've bought had you chosen to spend your money differently.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/684e03d0be9644a59c035c2b32457e1dSoyuz carrying 3-man crew blasts off for orbiting stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2acda7f6cecf42b4a76bd80084ab53e1Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:32:45 GMTBAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian, a Dane and a Kazakh blasted off on Wednesday for a two-day trip to the International Space Station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2acda7f6cecf42b4a76bd80084ab53e1LEADING OFF: Harvey vs. Nola, Royals get chickenpoxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fe4cbeb7254483690b26369ece88f0bWed, 02 Sep 2015 06:03:29 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fe4cbeb7254483690b26369ece88f0bOfficials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/266b6348605e497a95ffee2acad3ca38Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:46:51 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in his slaying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/266b6348605e497a95ffee2acad3ca38California DOJ to unveil website with law enforcement datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3edf221dc9044b0481d35566a292c28bWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:29:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement's interactions with the public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3edf221dc9044b0481d35566a292c28bTo protect killer whales, patrols keep boaters in checkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24e793c4c1dc4636824b1195ecc4fbacWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:22:12 GMTSAN JUAN ISLANDS, Wash. (AP) — Against the backdrop of rocky bluffs, a pod of orcas repeatedly jumped out of the emerald waters of the Puget Sound one recent sunny afternoon before splashing their massive black-and-white bodies back into the water.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24e793c4c1dc4636824b1195ecc4fbacChina slowdown weighs on Australian growth in second quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a7465c00ada4eda97fd112bc46cfd44Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:46:38 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's economy grew a slower-than-expected 0.2 percent in the three months through June, dragged down by waning Chinese demand for resources including iron ore and coal, government figures showed Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a7465c00ada4eda97fd112bc46cfd44Calhoun's HR helps Angels end losing streak, beat A's 6-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d60b8c3d6eab4f63a7d6b3fb81e03cdcWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:23:49 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kole Calhoun had three hits, including his 21st home run of the season, to back a strong start by Matt Shoemaker, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 6-2 on Tuesday to snap a four-game losing streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d60b8c3d6eab4f63a7d6b3fb81e03cdcBlaze in Paris apartment building leaves 8 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fd8edc784e040beaabf9ee7e9f4784aWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:16:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — Eight people died in an apartment fire early Wednesday in Paris, officials said, and police were investigating whether the fire was started intentionally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fd8edc784e040beaabf9ee7e9f4784aHungary railway station remains closed to migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85f7ab255ea44b6ba8d207c1155095dfWed, 02 Sep 2015 06:04:48 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of migrants remain stranded at Budapest's main international railway station as Hungarian authorities are sticking to European Union rules and preventing them from leaving for Germany and other countries west.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85f7ab255ea44b6ba8d207c1155095dfAdvocates hope California's solitary settlement spreadshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/168816ec2c7f47b18d2d7d92253815ceWed, 02 Sep 2015 05:33:54 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Reform groups are hoping a landmark settlement to effectively end indefinite solitary confinement in California state prisons will soon spread.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/168816ec2c7f47b18d2d7d92253815ceObama locking up votes in Senate for Iran nuclear dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85a4adfa086b46958b265660308254a4Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:18:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is just one Senate vote shy of being able to declare success on the Iran nuclear deal and cement a foreign policy legacy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85a4adfa086b46958b265660308254a4Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China supporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc38452e3de947a1b847c56b7181b23eWed, 02 Sep 2015 06:04:49 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading Wednesday as investor sentiment improved amid reports of renewed Chinese government efforts to bolster share prices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc38452e3de947a1b847c56b7181b23eThe Latest on Thailand: Police say suspect speaks Turkishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3d4f0a224ee4ff0ab39139969d004b9Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:41:11 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The latest on Thailand's bomb investigation (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3d4f0a224ee4ff0ab39139969d004b9Parents of women killed on San Francisco pier file claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b717fee4bf644a66b0ff3841583eb0e2Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:49:41 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The parents of a San Francisco woman who was fatally shot by a man in the country illegally may have difficulty with their attempts to hold the city legally liable for their daughter's death, legal experts say.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b717fee4bf644a66b0ff3841583eb0e2Biden to test political waters in Florida as he mulls 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8ddc1364f8c4d1da635a8e0fa860f31Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:20:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is headed to Florida, where he's sure to get a glimpse of his presidential prospects as he considers a late entry into the 2016 Democratic primaries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8ddc1364f8c4d1da635a8e0fa860f31WWII vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years agohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44e65b15ea7a42a69ed1119ca69ba360Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:25:18 GMTMECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the fiercest naval battles in the South Pacific.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44e65b15ea7a42a69ed1119ca69ba360