FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 01:50:20 -07:00Germany: Syrian teen scouted attack sites for IS in Berlin, 27 Oct 2016 08:20:31 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say a 19-year-old Syrian migrant scouted out potential sites in Berlin for an attack by the Islamic State group. Prescriptions: Clinton and Trump on health care, 27 Oct 2016 07:49:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton has been involved in the nation's health care debate for more than 20 years and, as her campaign likes to say, she has the scars to prove it. poll: Clinton would face closer race against Pence, 27 Oct 2016 07:29:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican Party might be in a far stronger position in the race for the White House if Donald Trump were not the nominee., US, S. Korea agree to step up pressure on N. Korea, 27 Oct 2016 07:12:30 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Senior officials from Japan, the United States and South Korea agreed Thursday to step up pressure on North Korea as they stick to their goal of persuading the communist state to abandon its nuclear weapons. says core earnings fall 73 percent in 3rd quarter, 27 Oct 2016 06:58:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — Barclays says earnings from its core operations fell 73 percent in the third quarter as it took a 320 million-pound ($392 million) charge for bad debts in its U.S. and U.K. credit card businesses. stocks mostly lower as investors mull company earnings, 27 Oct 2016 06:47:00 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Stocks retreated in most Asian markets on Thursday as investors assessed a fresh round of corporate earnings from major companies across the region. tech innovation service to be led by Ex-Pixar exec, 27 Oct 2016 07:34:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A former Pixar executive who won the first ever Oscar for software is taking over a U.S. government agency responsible for improving federal digital technology. Poll: Clinton lead fueled by increased enthusiasm, 27 Oct 2016 07:25:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters. or no sale, changes could come to Twitter users, 27 Oct 2016 07:07:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sale or no sale, Twitter users are bound to see changes as the beleaguered communications service tries to broaden its appeal to more people and advertisers. theme park cancels opening 3 days after 4 deaths, 27 Oct 2016 06:45:05 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The company that owns an Australian theme park where four people died on a river rapids ride defended its safety record on Thursday as police vetoed plans to reopen to the public three days after the tragedy. continue on day EU-Canada trade deal was to be signed, 27 Oct 2016 08:48:31 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Talks to have one of Belgium's regions lift a veto on the European Union's free trade deal with Canada continue on the day that the landmark agreement was supposed to be officially signed in Brussels. Latest: Coast Guard suspends search for Chinese sailor, 27 Oct 2016 06:38:58 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing Chinese mariner (all times local): assures US that political deadlock will end soon, 27 Oct 2016 08:31:07 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's foreign minister has assured the United States that the political deadlock in the country will ease soon since opposition lawmakers have agreed to end their boycott of the parliament and attend its upcoming plenary session. voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states, 27 Oct 2016 07:40:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The millions of votes that have been cast already in the U.S. presidential election point to an advantage for Hillary Clinton in critical battleground states, as well as signs of strength in traditionally Republican territory. gains, but US students still lag in science learning, 27 Oct 2016 07:44:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The vast majority of U.S. students still lack a solid grasp of science despite some modest gains by fourth and eighth graders, especially girls and minorities. issues warrants for 73 pilots linked to Gulen, 27 Oct 2016 08:26:58 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says 73 military pilots are to be detained as part of the ongoing investigation into the movement allegedly responsible for the failed coup on July 15., US Treasury chiefs visit Gulf amid oil price slowdown, 27 Oct 2016 07:50:27 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The heads of the International Monetary Fund and the U.S. Treasury have visited the Gulf in recent days., Clinton view his business career much differently, 27 Oct 2016 07:48:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says his new Washington hotel serves as a testament to why he should be president. Hillary Clinton says Trump is "the poster boy for everything wrong with our economy." hopes to preserve heritage of Myanmar's biggest city, 27 Oct 2016 07:03:58 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A Yangon historic-preservation group says Myanmar's largest city and commercial capital is facing its "last best chance" to save many crumbling architectural treasures dating back to the days when Myanmar was the British colony of Burma. says school attack a potential war crime, 27 Oct 2016 08:26:26 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The U.N. Children's agency called the airstrikes in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib province a day earlier an "outrage", suggesting it may be the deadliest attack on a school since the country's war began nearly six years ago. The attack, according to UNICEF, killed 22 children and six of their teachers. Abu Sayyaf got $7 million from kidnappings, 27 Oct 2016 07:41:46 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine government report says Abu Sayyaf militants pocketed at least 353 million pesos ($7.3 million) from ransom kidnappings in the first six months of the year and have turned to abducting foreign sailors as military offensives restrict their mobility. Poll: Clinton advantage fueled by growing enthusiasm, 27 Oct 2016 07:26:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters. Bank makes 278 million euros, strengthens buffers, 27 Oct 2016 06:52:55 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank, under pressure from an impending settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, reported 278 million euros ($303 million) in net profit for the third quarter as it strengthened its financial buffers against loss. emails show Clinton campaign's fears about Sanders, 27 Oct 2016 07:09:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Allies of Hillary Clinton felt threatened by the power of Sen. Bernie Sanders' candidacy and wondered about getting some signal of support from President Barack Obama in the heat of the Democratic primaries, according to the latest emails in a hacked trove from Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta.'s male-dominated, anti-graft politics by the numbers, 27 Oct 2016 06:46:23 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's ruling Communist Party concludes a key meeting this week aimed at shoring up internal discipline and asserting General Secretary Xi Jinping's authority. The gathering is also expected to lay the groundwork for next year's national congress that will decide major leadership positions and lay out the agenda for Xi's next five-year term. Yang leads LPGA Malaysia at 63; Michelle Wie shoots 66, 27 Oct 2016 08:12:21 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Amy Yang took the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia lead, and Michelle Wie had her best score in more than a year. Lydia Ko had to fight to get back to even par in her first event since firing her caddie. Kevin Gates gets 180 days in jail for kicking fan, 27 Oct 2016 08:06:23 GMTBARTOW, Fla. (AP) — Rapper Kevin Gates has been sentenced to 180 days in jail after being convicted of kicking a female fan at a Florida concert last year. Karlberg takes 1-shot lead in China in HSBC debut, 27 Oct 2016 08:21:30 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — Rikard Karlberg made his World Golf Championships debut with an 8-under 64 to take a one-shot lead over Rickie Fowler in the HSBC Champions on Thursday. back to profit in wake of emissions settlement, 27 Oct 2016 07:44:23 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen says profits bounced back to 2.34 billion euros ($2.55 billion) in the third quarter from a large loss a year earlier, when the bank had one-time losses in anticipation of settling its scandal over cars rigged to cheat on diesel emissions tests. in hot car death case to look inside SUV first-hand, 27 Oct 2016 07:54:11 GMTBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — The jury in the trial of a Georgia man charged with murder after his toddler son died in the back of a hot SUV is going to get to look at the vehicle first-hand. Coast Guard in Hawaii suspends search for Chinese mariner, 27 Oct 2016 06:49:16 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for a Chinese man attempting to set a sailing record after a crew did not find him aboard his boat off the Hawaii islands. shipping aid to Iraqis displaced by Mosul campaign, 27 Oct 2016 08:43:06 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Nations' refugee agency is shipping tents, blankets and other aid from the United Arab Emirates to northern Iraq to help those affected by the military campaign to retake Mosul from the Islamic State group. the AP-GfK poll on the 2016 campaign was conducted, 27 Oct 2016 07:32:13 GMTThe Associated Press-GfK poll on the 2016 campaign was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Oct. 20-24. It is based on online interviews of 1,546 adults, including 1,349 registered voters and 1,212 likely voters, who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel. deals, Cubs awaken, top Indians to even Series at 1, 27 Oct 2016 07:46:28 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Jake Arietta made a brief run at a no-hitter and ended another 71-year pause between celebrations for the Chicago Cubs and their faithful fans. eases Gaza restrictions with expanded fishing zone, 27 Oct 2016 08:47:52 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel has expanded the fishing zone off the Gaza coast to allow Palestinian fishermen to sail out further. to speed transplants with hepatitis C-infected kidneys, 27 Oct 2016 07:54:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Some patients facing a years-long wait for a kidney transplant are jumping ahead in line thanks to a startling experiment: They're agreeing to an organ almost sure to infect them with hepatitis C. says school attack may be deadliest of Syria war, 27 Oct 2016 07:17:02 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The U.N. Children's agency says airstrikes in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib province a day earlier may be the deadliest attack on a school since the country's war began nearly six years ago, leaving 22 children and six of their teachers killed. and Obama: First ladies form political odd couple, 27 Oct 2016 07:59:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Hillary Clinton secured her place in the history as the first woman to win a major-party nomination for president, Democratic politicians around Washington marked the historic moment with barrage of statements, formal endorsements and public cheers. in Q3 loss, sales drop amid networks downturn, 27 Oct 2016 08:30:06 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Mobile networks operator Nokia continued to be hit by a downturn in the industry, reporting a loss in the third quarter and a 12-percent drop in sales that saw the company's share price plunge 7 percent. Prescriptions Trump and Clinton on global trade, 27 Oct 2016 07:47:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump wants to blow up the way the United States does business with the rest of the world. Abu Sayyaf got $7.3 million from kidnappings, 27 Oct 2016 08:13:31 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Abu Sayyaf pocketed at least 353 million pesos ($7.3 million) from ransom kidnappings in the first six months of the year and have turned to abductions of foreign tugboat crewmen as military offensives restricted the militants' mobility, a confidential Philippine government report said. bans protest and rallies in Islamabad for 2 months, 27 Oct 2016 08:34:58 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani government has banned all political meetings, rallies and protests in the capital, Islamabad, ahead of a planned opposition march against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Nov. 2. Pouliot scores twice, Oilers top Capitals 4-1, 27 Oct 2016 06:47:24 GMTEDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers aren't used to this type of start to a season. Poll: Clinton has commanding advantages over Trump, 27 Oct 2016 07:31:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans see Hillary Clinton as the clear winner over Donald Trump in this year's presidential debates, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. The survey shows commanding advantages for Clinton heading into the final days of the campaign.'s jobless rate drops to 19 pct ahead of new govt, 27 Oct 2016 08:03:43 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's unemployment rate has dropped to 18.9 percent in the third quarter from 20 percent in the previous three-month period, the lowest rate in six years and welcome news for acting premier Mariano Rajoy as he looks to begin a second term in office this week. cancels 100s of flights at budget unit Eurowings, 27 Oct 2016 07:53:27 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German airline Lufthansa has canceled hundreds of flights at its budget unit Eurowings, affecting some 40,000 passengers, because of a strike by cabin crew. waver from Trump in deep-red Ohio suburbs, 27 Oct 2016 07:37:39 GMTMASON, Ohio (AP) — James Stepp says he is an Ohio Republican who is supporting Democrat Hillary Clinton. His reason? A Trump presidency, he says, would damage the GOP for years to come. with faith: Movie shows WWII exploits of unarmed medic, 27 Oct 2016 07:20:49 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — When Desmond Doss climbed up Hacksaw Ridge — a 400-foot high escarpment on the island of Okinawa with a wall of dug in Japanese soldiers at the top — he carried his Bible, his combat medic supplies and the weight of his moral convictions but no weapon. in quake-ridden central Italy assess damage, 27 Oct 2016 08:19:47 GMTVISSO, Italy (AP) — Officials in central Italy began early Thursday to assess the damage caused by a pair of strong earthquakes in the same region of central Italy hit by a deadly quake in August, as an appeal went out for temporary housing adequate for the cold mountain temperatures. statistics agency: economy grew 0.5 percent in third quarter despite fears of Brexit slowdown, 27 Oct 2016 08:34:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — British statistics agency: economy grew 0.5 percent in third quarter despite fears of Brexit slowdown.