FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Oct 2016 01:12:56 -07:00Manson follower 'Tex' Watson denied parole in California, 28 Oct 2016 05:29:59 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California parole officials recommended Thursday that Charles "Tex" Watson, the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson, should remain in prison 47 years after he helped plan and carry out the slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six other people. of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem, 28 Oct 2016 07:32:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's law will have less choice next year than any time since the program started, a new county-level analysis for The Associated Press has found. owners also active in politics, though loyalties split, 28 Oct 2016 07:19:33 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The World Series is hardly the only historic contest preoccupying the owners of the Chicago Cubs this fall.'s overseas takeover spree meets growing resistance, 28 Oct 2016 06:31:59 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Corporate China's global shopping binge barreled on this week with more multibillion dollar deals, but Beijing is starting to discover that there are limits to what its money can buy. rules aim to help students clear loans in cases of fraud, 28 Oct 2016 07:42:11 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The government has issued new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases involving fraud and misconduct by their schools. parents jailed for daughter's 15 years of abuse, 28 Oct 2016 07:10:17 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — An Australian husband and wife were sentenced to lengthy prison terms on Friday for sexually abusing, torturing and confining their daughter over 15 years. News Guide: Pipeline activists swept off private property, 28 Oct 2016 06:28:38 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Law enforcement in North Dakota moved in Thursday to remove activists protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline who had set up a camp on private property owned by the pipeline developer. Here's a guide to the latest developments and key background about the protest: evict oil pipeline protesters from private land, 28 Oct 2016 06:32:40 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — A months-long protest over the Dakota Access oil pipeline reached its most chaotic pitch yet when hundreds of law enforcement officers moved in to force activists off private property. U staff included drug trafficker, child molester, 28 Oct 2016 07:26:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says he hand-picked only the best to teach success at Trump University. But dozens of those hired by the company had checkered pasts — including serious financial problems and even convictions for cocaine trafficking or child molestation, an Associated Press investigation has found. Jr among MLB dads of sons playing college football, 28 Oct 2016 08:08:42 GMTKen Griffey Jr. has a different game to watch during the World Series. State motivated to spoil No. 2 Michigan's season, 28 Oct 2016 08:05:34 GMTEAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh has Michigan marching toward a special season, winning its first seven games and climbing to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time in a decade. Prescriptions: Trump and Clinton on energy, 28 Oct 2016 07:35:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Energy independence has been a goal of every president since Richard Nixon, but it remains elusive. Latest: Police say 141 pipeline protesters arrested, 28 Oct 2016 06:22:46 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the protests at the Dakota Access oil pipeline construction site (all times local): mayor among 10 dead in clash with anti-drug police, 28 Oct 2016 07:32:37 GMTKORONADAL, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine town mayor who was publicly identified by President Rodrigo Duterte as a drug trafficking suspect was gunned down Friday with nine of his men at a police checkpoint, in one of the bloodiest operations since the crackdown was launched. rules on warrants for online devices divide officials, 28 Oct 2016 07:27:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is citing last week's internet outages caused by widespread cyberattacks to support allowing U.S. agents to search online devices in faraway locations with approval from a single judge. Lawmakers are expressing renewed reservations about a change some see as expanding the FBI's authority to hack devices. Noose leaves emotional scar on her 15-year-old son, 28 Oct 2016 07:45:31 GMTWIGGINS, Miss. (AP) — A black 15-year-old in Mississippi shook in fear as he described how white schoolmates put a noose around his neck and pulled it tight, leaving no physical scars but perhaps a life-changing emotional wound, his mother said. shares mixed as dollar gains against yen, China yuan, 28 Oct 2016 06:27:25 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday as a weaker yen sent Japan's benchmark higher, despite persisting gloom from Wall Street's recent declines. awards more than $70M to woman in baby powder lawsuit, 28 Oct 2016 05:31:53 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded a California woman more than $70 million in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson & Johnson's baby powder caused her cancer, the latest case raising concerns about the health ramifications of extended talcum powder use. populist Geert Wilders to boycott hate speech trial, 28 Oct 2016 07:53:11 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Firebrand Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders says he will not attend court next week to face hate speech charges, calling the case against him "a political trial." 9 preview: ACC showdown; Browning faces tough Utes, 28 Oct 2016 08:03:33 GMTThe last weekend before College Football Playoff selection committee starts releasing its rankings has potential for a serious shake-up in the postseason race. narrows 3Q losses despite low oil prices, 28 Oct 2016 06:57:53 GMTMILAN (AP) — Italian oil and gas giant Eni says it narrowed third-quarter losses but continued to be stung by the downturn in gas and oil prices.'s Trump flip-flop may hurt his popularity back in Texas, 28 Oct 2016 05:28:32 GMTSAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — It's a refrain Ted Cruz has long used, but he's trotting it out more frequently these days — laying on the Texas charm thick for audiences in his home state, where his popularity may suddenly be on the line. describes Bill Clinton's business ventures, fundraising, 28 Oct 2016 07:30:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A 2011 confidential memo written by a longtime Bill Clinton aide during Hillary Clinton's State Department tenure describes overlap between the former president's business ventures and fundraising for the family's charities. The former aide also described free travel and vacations arranged for the Clintons by corporations, reinforcing ethics concerns about the Democratic presidential nominee. years after Superstorm Sandy, coast continues to recover, 28 Oct 2016 06:35:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — People have worked hard, and mostly successfully, over the past four years to restore the New York and New Jersey coastline to what it was before Superstorm Sandy crashed ashore, causing widespread devastation. But some areas have not recovered, nor will they ever. Prescriptions: Trump and Clinton on military defense, 28 Oct 2016 07:45:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump calls the U.S. military "depleted." It urgently needs more planes, ships, troops and nuclear weapons, he says, to ensure American predominance in the world. sends Seattle past Sporting KC 1-0 in MLS playoffs, 28 Oct 2016 05:21:07 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Nelson Valdez found a perfect moment to snap his scoring drought. kids find refuge in makeshift schools amid uprising, 28 Oct 2016 05:36:34 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — When Kashmir erupted in anti-India protests almost four months ago, 14-year-old Shazia Batool was sequestered at home — forbidden from venturing out as stone-throwing protesters faced off in street clashes with government forces and demanded an end to Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region. cause? North Korea nuke threat awaits next president, 28 Oct 2016 07:16:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — If North Korea has been a foreign policy headache for Barack Obama's presidency, it threatens to be a migraine for his successor. The next president will likely contend with an adversary able to strike the continental U.S. with a nuclear weapon. open the season with a 114-106 win over Portland, 28 Oct 2016 06:56:22 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers' goal in their opener was to keep the Portland Trail Blazers from making 3-pointers. parties back at UC Berkeley with new guidelines, 28 Oct 2016 05:41:32 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fraternity and sorority parties will be back this weekend at the University of California, Berkeley after a one-week suspension, but with new guidelines aimed at keeping the often booze-filled bashes free of sexual violence. student accused of assaulting 4 more women, 28 Oct 2016 05:49:37 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his apartment this month has been charged with sexually assaulting four other women since early 2015. rallies with Mrs. Obama as Trump alleges corruption, 28 Oct 2016 07:40:08 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Aiming to deliver a knockout blow to Donald Trump's staggering presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton turned to popular first lady Michelle Obama to rally voters in North Carolina. of Clinton winning Texas has GOP craving reality check, 28 Oct 2016 07:13:04 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — It's no surprise that Hillary Clinton hasn't gambled much on Texas, a state no Democratic presidential candidate has won in 40 years. What's surprising is the scare she's giving Republicans anyway. acquits DNC delegate of assaulting fellow delegate, 28 Oct 2016 06:10:31 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has acquitted a delegate to the Democratic National Convention of charges he assaulted a fellow delegate at a Philadelphia hotel. injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC, 28 Oct 2016 07:37:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport late Thursday, tearing up concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass. pants critic stands by letter that sparked parade, 28 Oct 2016 05:26:28 GMTBARRINGTON, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man whose remarks on women wearing yoga pants angered many and spurred a parade is standing by his comments. runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump, 28 Oct 2016 06:58:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton entered the final phase of her presidential bid with a resounding campaign cash advantage over Donald Trump. to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote, 28 Oct 2016 07:09:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is returning to Florida to help Democrat Hillary Clinton get out the vote. South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes, 28 Oct 2016 07:17:55 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Six months into a deepening drought, the weather is killing crops, threatening cattle and sinking lakes to their lowest levels in years across much of the South. PLAYS: QB, RB options; expectations for Wilson, Dez, 28 Oct 2016 07:20:41 GMTThe next two weeks are going to make fantasy football players earn their spots in the standings, with six teams on byes each of the next two weeks. Fish and politics behind Antarctic marine reserve deal, 28 Oct 2016 06:17:52 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Nations from around the world on Friday reached an historic agreement to preserve an area of ocean near Antarctica that's about twice the size of Texas. Here are some questions and answers about the deal: What to know about the Oregon ranching standoff case, 28 Oct 2016 05:36:11 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In a case sure to rouse strong feelings about control of Western lands, a jury found the leaders of the armed group that took over a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon not guilty of conspiracy and possession of firearms at a federal facility. scores 2 to lead Sharks past Blue Jackets, 28 Oct 2016 06:31:03 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tomas Hertl made sure to keep the Sharks on track, helping San Jose overcome a power outage in the second period and having a goal disallowed early in the third. scores late in OT to lift Kings past Predators, 28 Oct 2016 06:38:17 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings will take having to work overtime every night if they keep winning. OK world's largest marine reserve in Antarctica, 28 Oct 2016 06:16:32 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica's waters reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world's largest marine protected area in the ocean next to the frozen continent. 8 Baylor opens 'gauntlet' of schedule with Texas, 28 Oct 2016 08:04:32 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — For acting head coach Jim Grobe, to some extent the real season for No. 8 Baylor is about to begin. Geographic's famed 'girl' denies getting fake ID, 28 Oct 2016 08:07:47 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani prosecutor says National Geographic's famed green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' has made her first appearance before a court, insisting she did not fraudulently obtain Pakistani nationality. Afghanistan's brick kilns, debt can last generations, 28 Oct 2016 07:41:40 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Every day that Dil Agha works at his backbreaking job at a brick kiln on the outskirts of Afghanistan's capital Kabul, from before sunrise to well after sunset, he digs himself deeper into debt. He knows he will never be able to pay back what he owes to the kiln owner who lent him a few thousand dollars for a family emergency, and that when he dies, his children will inherit the burden that will ensure his family remains enslaved for generations. says earnings rise 61 percent, 28 Oct 2016 07:31:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — Royal Bank of Scotland says third-quarter earnings rose 61 percent as efforts to restructure the taxpayer-owned bank reduced costs., Spurs spoil Kings arena opening with 102-94 win, 28 Oct 2016 06:14:28 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard ripped the ball away from Ben McLemore and drove the other way for a three-point play. Then the next time down the court, Leonard grabbed it away from McLemore and scored on the other end.