FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 05 Jul 2015 07:59:01 -07:00Police: Man shoots off firework from top of his head, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3e361534f4f43e5951be5383879c635Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:59:30 GMTCALAIS, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say a man celebrating the Fourth of July died when he tried to launch a firework off the top of his head.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3e361534f4f43e5951be5383879c635Now playing: Harpsichord of Columbus' era sounds againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd5d14a7ea314bf88fdb6787dd3465c4Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:00:42 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A harpsichord that entertained the elites of Italy in the mid-1500s has been restored by a South Dakota museum and will soon bring its sound to 21st-century ears.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd5d14a7ea314bf88fdb6787dd3465c4Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e1539c2f914769baa04f4eb6ec2541Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:21:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After July Fourth fireworks and parades, members of Congress return to work Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and a pending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the fall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e1539c2f914769baa04f4eb6ec2541The Latest: Germany: A 'no' win won't make debt talks easierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/820758b07097405a9fe93e76847edeeaSun, 05 Jul 2015 11:22:35 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/820758b07097405a9fe93e76847edeeaBurglars in Spain posed as phone workers to case premiseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0cb6030ee624868bdbfd6a70f6fe783Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:03:41 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police have arrested three suspects who allegedly committed 26 burglaries in the southern city of Malaga after posing as telephone engineers to study their targets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0cb6030ee624868bdbfd6a70f6fe783At least 14 hurt after deck collapse at North Carolina beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5342683a3009493b86b14e8dcda86639Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:26:49 GMTEMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — A deck collapsed at a North Carolina beach house as a family got set to take a group photo, leaving at least 14 people injured with two of those in critical condition, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5342683a3009493b86b14e8dcda86639Hamilton wins British GP after thrilling racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89a25c7c771b4870ad176d4c25d2b876Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:26:46 GMTSILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton seized back control of the British Grand Prix after being overtaken on the first corner to win his fifth race of the season on Sunday and strengthen his Formula One title defense.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89a25c7c771b4870ad176d4c25d2b876Wildfires break out in Spain, Portugal amid heat wavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/235da0ddda0b49ebb88c31a442c2d11cSun, 05 Jul 2015 10:32:56 GMTMADRID (AP) — A Spanish official says more than 1,350 residents have been evacuated from their homes in the northeastern region of Aragon as a wildfire spreads through a pine forest amid a lingering heat wave.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/235da0ddda0b49ebb88c31a442c2d11cAutopsies set on 3 bodies found in 2 houses in coastal Mainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6397d4380a13459db933ddfa17e64989Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:15:53 GMTBOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — State police say autopsies are scheduled on three members of the same family whose bodies were found inside two houses in the coastal Maine town of Boothbay Harbor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6397d4380a13459db933ddfa17e64989Top US, Iranian diplomats locked in nuclear talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8761029e214e44bb93fae8f98a0c2f55Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:23:30 GMTVIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif are locked in negotiation with just two days left before their latest deadline for a comprehensive nuclear pact.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8761029e214e44bb93fae8f98a0c2f55Africans seeking better lives pass through Ethiopian townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b6cd5e66afe429d95a6421e10996facSun, 05 Jul 2015 14:41:36 GMTMETEMA, Ethiopia (AP) — The mood in the border town of Metema these days is quiet and watchful.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b6cd5e66afe429d95a6421e10996fac2 people dead, 3 missing after boat capsizes in Ohio Riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e4b32eb2afc4d0a921dd08877c21515Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:51:09 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say two people were killed and three remain missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit the Clark Memorial Bridge and capsized in the Ohio River.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e4b32eb2afc4d0a921dd08877c21515Woman struck by bullet while at Pennsylvania amusement parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83cc6867bfcf4328a64382de850702ccSun, 05 Jul 2015 11:50:55 GMTWEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a woman was shot while inside an amusement park in suburban Pittsburgh, and they're investigating whether the bullet came from someone nearby celebrating the Fourth of July.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83cc6867bfcf4328a64382de850702ccDeadly strikes by US-led coalition targeting IS in Raqqahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fffafb02eafa43c380bd29ccd26a79b6Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:46:27 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-led coalition aircraft unleashed a series of airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa in eastern Syria in what the coalition said Sunday was one of its most sustained aerial operations carried out in Syria to date.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fffafb02eafa43c380bd29ccd26a79b6Russian craft delivers long-awaited cargo to space stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9934aab948d347f1b3bba649d4bed1cbSun, 05 Jul 2015 09:58:13 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, where it was anxiously awaited by the U.S.-Russian crew after the successive failures of two previous supply missions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9934aab948d347f1b3bba649d4bed1cbThe Latest: No matter the result, Greece's way ahead unclearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6006cbb42b2435199600a35bcd82c3dSun, 05 Jul 2015 13:46:34 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6006cbb42b2435199600a35bcd82c3dThe Latest: Generation divide seen in Greek bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7a08199495340a1bfdb6bd271506edbSun, 05 Jul 2015 10:49:29 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7a08199495340a1bfdb6bd271506edbZoo tram accident in northeastern Thailand kills 4 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9355853c3a24089a62a4e186f279045Sun, 05 Jul 2015 09:32:08 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Police say four people died and more than 30 were injured after two trams collided at a zoo in northeastern Thailand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9355853c3a24089a62a4e186f279045Boy, 7, killed during violent July 4 celebrations in Chicagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b47e7519071248deb5a84ce968e980dcSun, 05 Jul 2015 14:13:38 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say a 7-year-old boy who was celebrating the Fourth of July with his family was among three people who were shot and killed overnight in Chicago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b47e7519071248deb5a84ce968e980dcSyrian troops, Hezbollah enter rebel-held mountain resorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef4afdbd02be4079831e1c554aac78d3Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:22:58 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — State media says Syrian forces backed by Lebanese Hezbollah fighters have entered a rebel-held mountain resort near the border with Lebanon, a day after launching a major offensive to capture the town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef4afdbd02be4079831e1c554aac78d3Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 11 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de4cb9217c0745d4ae047b8254a843d8Sun, 05 Jul 2015 09:27:44 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least 11 people and injuring more than 30, officials said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de4cb9217c0745d4ae047b8254a843d82 choices, many possible results for Greece's landmark votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50d331be190248b9af4f99ee13b5b04eSun, 05 Jul 2015 09:35:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Greek people are voting on a future in which they face two painful prospects: the slow grind of years more of austerity cuts or the country's potentially catastrophic exit from the 19-nation eurozone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50d331be190248b9af4f99ee13b5b04e3 people dead, 3 missing after boat capsizes in Ohio Riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db1c3e124e674ef88203770faeaea3beSun, 05 Jul 2015 14:49:17 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say three people were killed and three remain missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit the Clark Memorial Bridge and capsized in the Ohio River.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db1c3e124e674ef88203770faeaea3be7/7 spurred tough anti-terror measures some say went too farhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1297dc08dcb944469e9f56f5e87ca01eSun, 05 Jul 2015 09:01:49 GMTLONDON (AP) — After four home-grown suicide bombers killed 52 London commuters on July 7, 2005, Prime Minister Tony Blair vowed that Britain would stop at nothing to defeat terrorism. "Let no one be in any doubt," he said. "The rules of the game are changing."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1297dc08dcb944469e9f56f5e87ca01eClinton reaches out (and out and out!) for 2016 policy ideashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/288cc2f2b77f48a098ee6dd85b509855Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:36:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Earlier this year, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign lost count of its experts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/288cc2f2b77f48a098ee6dd85b509855Farmers eager for drones, but most can't legally fly themhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a98421b82144b47b1b4f006e5256534Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:23:20 GMTCORDOVA, Md. (AP) — Mike Geske wants a drone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a98421b82144b47b1b4f006e5256534The Latest: Solid turnout seen so far in Greek bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba268caaa941493aa911e4908dc6c23bSun, 05 Jul 2015 12:12:49 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba268caaa941493aa911e4908dc6c23bThe Latest: FM: Greeks must express views on 'ultimatum'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61d812551661415492f5416b44ecdb83Sun, 05 Jul 2015 10:18:29 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61d812551661415492f5416b44ecdb83UN approves Japan bid for industrial sites' heritage statushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/517d2a7cb9d4483f890c13254d53500bSun, 05 Jul 2015 14:11:10 GMTBONN, Germany (AP) — A fortress island near Nagasaki has been awarded world heritage status after Japan and South Korea resolved a spat over whether to acknowledge the site's history of wartime forced labor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/517d2a7cb9d4483f890c13254d53500bSan Antonio Missions receive world heritage status from UNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e75b7222cc9648c893764d4b0024ec65Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:50:51 GMTBONN, Germany (AP) — The San Antonio Missions in Texas have been awarded world heritage status by the U.N.'s cultural body.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e75b7222cc9648c893764d4b0024ec65All-Williams matchup headlines Monday's action at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43c7d7ba90734d50a60c58e03f4270acSun, 05 Jul 2015 12:52:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43c7d7ba90734d50a60c58e03f4270acTraders recall the 'rush' and 'roar' as famed pits closehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7221f36ee2384269a20dfdd009d731e3Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:14:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,000 people yelling, 'Buy! Buy! Buy!'" and decided no more classroom for him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7221f36ee2384269a20dfdd009d731e3Egypt's currency drops to new low against the dollarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d001a5e70e14d2db789edeeb2f9dca1Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:31:04 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's central bank says the Egyptian pound has fallen to a new low against the dollar, its second such drop since Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d001a5e70e14d2db789edeeb2f9dca1Storm causes floods, knocks out power in north Philippineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daa0e210fb804652bbdae4b4f9f45d74Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:13:02 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A tropical storm blew across the northern Philippines on Sunday, causing floods and power outages in several towns and prompting rescue teams to scramble to evacuate villagers in low-lying communities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daa0e210fb804652bbdae4b4f9f45d74Greek foreign minister visits Israel amid crisis at homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/062e6646ab414caaa4e801d12f3df074Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:35:05 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel is welcoming the Greek foreign minister for a three-day visit as his country faces a financial crisis at home, with Greeks voting on a referendum about their country's future.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/062e6646ab414caaa4e801d12f3df074Malaysian leader faces risk of criminal charges over fundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f10240c08686491ea9c11d3e9dc11127Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:21:56 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's prime minister is facing the risk of criminal charges over allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were funneled from an indebted state fund to his personal bank accounts, the first time a Malaysian leader has faced criminal allegations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f10240c08686491ea9c11d3e9dc11127Inmate shot after escape moved from NY hospital to prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86a676994be245b3b855aa3bf797e028Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:17:22 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An escaped murderer who was shot after three weeks on the run has been moved from a New York hospital to another maximum-security prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86a676994be245b3b855aa3bf797e028Ted Cruz's 2016 campaign says its raised $14.2M since launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c6857fe507404c9f46eb92fc19e0e9Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:29:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz's presidential campaign says it has raised more than $14 million in the just over three months since the Texas senator launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c6857fe507404c9f46eb92fc19e0e9The Latest: Much unanswered in wordy Greek ballot questionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81d704256dcd4144b59daa6378049700Sun, 05 Jul 2015 09:50:58 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81d704256dcd4144b59daa6378049700Police: Weapons factory blast in Montenegro kills 1 personhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e166ae0e94e44e75a40f36146d89a400Sun, 05 Jul 2015 09:43:25 GMTPODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Police say an explosion at a weapons factory in central Montenegro has killed one person and injured several others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e166ae0e94e44e75a40f36146d89a400320-acre wildfire threatens homes in Northern Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7403c113a1f246329ed2f4cc575cd4afSun, 05 Jul 2015 13:58:46 GMTVACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that has burned more than 320 acres is threatening homes in a Northern California city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7403c113a1f246329ed2f4cc575cd4afMissing Tbilisi zoo tiger found dead 3 weeks after floodinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccdb1177a86840ee85c820ba46199246Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:19:04 GMTTBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Workers cleaning up after the flood that destroyed the zoo in Georgia's capital found the carcass of the last missing tiger on the grounds of a swimming complex.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccdb1177a86840ee85c820ba46199246Yes or no? Greeks vote on high-stakes bailout referendumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96c15ac373664adb860e62b87b28ab70Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:43:59 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks lined up at polling stations and ATMs alike Sunday as the country voted on its financial future, choosing in a referendum whether to accept creditors' demands for more austerity in return for rescue loans or defiantly reject the deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96c15ac373664adb860e62b87b28ab70Wildfires break out in Spain, Portugal; 1,350 evacuatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c15fa4c3a1749ffa945068453b7d4d7Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:46:32 GMTMADRID (AP) — More than 1,350 residents have been evacuated in Spain's northeastern region of Aragon as a wildfire spreads through a pine forest amid a lingering heat wave, a local official said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c15fa4c3a1749ffa945068453b7d4d7Cal Ripken to visit Connecticut cities to promote leaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f6db5c4618f41b5a16fb0b9f2a68a28Sun, 05 Jul 2015 13:34:11 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. plans to visit two Connecticut cities where his foundation is helping to bring youth baseball to kids who would not otherwise get a chance to play.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f6db5c4618f41b5a16fb0b9f2a68a28On his native turf, Pope Francis touches on cherished issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2932ce8c2d74e3990d22f74cf4271fcSun, 05 Jul 2015 13:14:12 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message of solidarity with the region's poor, who are expected to turn out in droves to welcome their native son home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2932ce8c2d74e3990d22f74cf4271fcLand mine blast in east Ukraine kills 5 soldiers, wounds 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a10444e3c9b54ac59a556563bd8b0a18Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:17:52 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says five of its soldiers were killed and three wounded when a land mine exploded in the east of the country, where government troops are fighting Russia-backed separatists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a10444e3c9b54ac59a556563bd8b0a18Dartmouth contests showcase computer-generated creativityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9183527605e24406b87c8ec164116b23Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:50:29 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Can an algorithm pass for an author? Can a robot rock the house? A series of contests at Dartmouth College is about to find out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9183527605e24406b87c8ec164116b23Zoo tram accident in northeastern Thailand kills 5 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8479ea6081924a34a461a27a46c58e9eSun, 05 Jul 2015 10:11:39 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Two trams used to shuttle visitors around a zoo in northeastern Thailand collided Sunday, killing five people and injuring more than 30, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8479ea6081924a34a461a27a46c58e9eIsraeli PM warns of growing concessions in Iran nuke talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23efbec823064ce6aa9a472ea10b5c21Sun, 05 Jul 2015 10:04:41 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister says each day that passes brings greater Western concessions toward Iran in talks over its nuclear program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23efbec823064ce6aa9a472ea10b5c21