FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 Jul 2015 04:22:08 -07:00Hurricane Guillermo forms, is possibly headed toward Hawaii, 31 Jul 2015 09:00:28 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Guillermo has formed in the Pacific and could be headed toward Hawaii. Taliban release statement praising new leader, 31 Jul 2015 08:35:09 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban on Friday praised their new leader, saying he was one of the most "trusted" associates of the late Mullah Mohammad Omar, a statement likely meant to rally followers behind the leadership at a time of a deeply fractured insurgency. sues in limo crash that killed 4 on Long Island, 31 Jul 2015 10:51:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A survivor of a crash on Long Island that killed four women when their limousine collided with a pickup truck has sued both drivers and the companies involved. in Charleston church shooting due in federal court, 31 Jul 2015 09:45:07 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The man accused of slaying nine parishioners as they worshipped at a South Carolina church was expected in court Friday to face dozens of federal charges, including hate crimes and obstructing the practice of religion. selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics, 31 Jul 2015 10:28:02 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Beijing was selected Friday to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city awarded both the winter and summer games. delay in vote on 2022 Olympic host city, 31 Jul 2015 08:43:34 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The IOC has decided to vote by paper ballots after problems with the electronic voting in the choice for the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics. flags placed at Martin Luther King's church, 31 Jul 2015 08:26:02 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Surveillance cameras caught images of two white males laying Confederate battle flags on the ground near the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s church, but it wasn't clear whether they had committed a crime. panel sends 3 former TEPCO executives to trial for alleged negligence in nuke crisis, 31 Jul 2015 10:58:20 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Judicial panel sends 3 former TEPCO executives to trial for alleged negligence in nuke crisis. chooses Roxas as Philippine presidential candidate, 31 Jul 2015 09:49:20 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Friday he had picked Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II as the administration candidate to succeed him in elections next year. Wildlife minister says extradition being sought for American dentist who killed lion, 31 Jul 2015 09:24:10 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe: Wildlife minister says extradition being sought for American dentist who killed lion. of Baltimore detention center marks a milestone, 31 Jul 2015 09:23:30 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — An announcement by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan that he is closing the Baltimore City Detention Center marked a milestone in long-standing problems with the state's dangerously decrepit correctional facilities. gay pride stabbing suspect remanded, 31 Jul 2015 10:39:54 GMTTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israeli police say an anti-gay ultra-Orthodox extremist suspected of stabbing revelers at Jerusalem's gay pride parade has appeared in court. 4 Indians have been held near Libya's Sirte town, 31 Jul 2015 10:47:03 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's foreign ministry says four Indian nationals have been detained near the Libyan city of Sirte but declined to say who had held the men. Things to Know for Today, 31 Jul 2015 10:34:21 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: American lion killer's extradition being sought, 31 Jul 2015 10:49:27 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has already begun, a Cabinet minister said Friday. in West Bank kills Palestinian child, homes torched, 31 Jul 2015 11:01:49 GMTDUMA, West Bank (AP) — Suspected Jewish assailants attacked a Palestinian village in the West Bank early Friday and torched two homes, hurling fire bombs inside and setting off a blaze that killed a sleeping toddler and critically wounded his 4-year-old brother and parents. Food Program cuts aid to Syrian refugees in Jordan, 31 Jul 2015 10:21:32 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The cash-strapped World Food Program has cut in half food aid to most Syrian refugees in Jordan and says only a last-minute U.S. donation prevented the program from being scrapped. week of searching, no sign of boys lost at sea, 31 Jul 2015 08:33:05 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A seventh night of searches for two Florida boys missing at sea has passed with no major break. works to reform itself after fumbling Ebola response, 31 Jul 2015 10:48:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization's chief Dr. Margaret Chan says the agency is working to reform itself in the wake of its bungled response to last year's Ebola outbreak in West Africa., inflation stable in 19-nation eurozone, 31 Jul 2015 09:04:13 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Unemployment and inflation are stable in the 19-nation eurozone, with the level of joblessness in June standing at 11.1 percent for the third straight month. arrest man in theft of bag forgotten by ATM workers, 31 Jul 2015 10:00:17 GMTMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Police say they've arrested one of two men who made off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees filling ATMs mistakenly left it on a northern New Jersey lawn. anti-death penalty group honors Pope Francis, 31 Jul 2015 10:32:01 GMTROME (AP) — An Italian anti-death penalty group has honored Pope Francis with the prize "Abolitionist of the Year" for his strong position against the death penalty and other forms of "inhumane and degrading" punishments. remain after Boston's 2024 Olympics bid ends, 31 Jul 2015 11:15:22 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics flamed out in spectacular fashion this week, with local organizers and the U.S. Olympic Committee deciding to part ways after the mayor and Massachusetts' governor refused to be rushed into a decision putting taxpayers on the hook if the games went over budget.'s central bank cuts key interest rate, 31 Jul 2015 11:09:05 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Central Bank has cut its key interest rate by 0.5 percentage points to 11 percent, bowing to the pressure of businesses to make lending more accessible. kill 1, wound 13 campaigning for Sri Lankan candidate, 31 Jul 2015 09:43:11 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Unidentified gunmen opened fire at campaign workers in Sri Lanka's capital on Friday, killing one and wounding 13, police and hospital officials said, in the first major political violence before the parliamentary election. bomber kills 10 at Maiduguri market in north Nigeria, 31 Jul 2015 10:09:38 GMTMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A suicide bomber killed about 10 people at a crowded market early Friday in a blast that thundered across the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, witnesses said. Alexander Wang leaves Balenciaga after 3 years, 31 Jul 2015 09:56:05 GMTPARIS (AP) — Designer Alexander Wang will leave the helm of Balenciaga after three years as creative director, the Paris fashion house confirmed Friday. Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US man, 31 Jul 2015 10:39:46 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in an SS-led unit, saying Friday that the 96-year-old is not fit for trial. protesters sit-in at Taiwan Education Ministry, 31 Jul 2015 08:32:41 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Dozens of students launched a sit-in Friday at Taiwan's Education Ministry demanding that officials take responsibility for a student leader who killed himself in an apparent protest over curriculum changes that critics say overemphasize China's ties to the island. a sideshow, former preemies praise doctor years later, 31 Jul 2015 10:35:44 GMTLONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — At age 95, Lucille Horn often reflects on her long, full life, with a husband and five children, and how it might not have happened if not for the renegade doctor who put her in a Coney Island sideshow when she was just days old. Guillermo forms in the Pacific, is possibly headed toward Hawaii, 31 Jul 2015 08:57:56 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Guillermo forms in the Pacific, is possibly headed toward Hawaii. drop, other global markets mostly up after US data, 31 Jul 2015 09:33:02 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — China's stock market extended loss while other global stocks mostly gained Friday after data showed the U.S. economy posted solid growth during the second quarter. bank first half net income up 15 percent, 31 Jul 2015 08:35:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — Lloyds Banking Group says first-half net income rose 18 percent to 677 million pounds ($1.05 billion) as the government-backed bank accelerated its recovery from the financial crisis. rains in forecast set to worsen Myanmar flood crisis, 31 Jul 2015 11:10:01 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Heavy rains are forecast for the next few days in Myanmar, which could worsen already dire flooding in large parts of the country. scour beaches in hopes of unlocking MH370 mystery, 31 Jul 2015 11:17:56 GMTSAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — Searchers scored Reunion's shoreline for debris and investigators prepared to load a sea-encrusted wing fragment onto a plane bound for France on Friday to learn whether the aircraft remnant could help unlock the mystery of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.'s president urges unity after contentious polls, 31 Jul 2015 10:12:47 GMTBUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's re-elected president is urging unity after winning contentious polls that the international community says were not credible. back debris to find Flight 370 may prove impossible, 31 Jul 2015 10:29:50 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — If it's confirmed that a wing fragment found on a remote island in the Indian Ocean is from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, lost more than 500 days ago, could scientists use their knowledge of ocean currents to trace back its path and pinpoint the bulk of the wreck? bailout talks shift into higher gear, 31 Jul 2015 09:29:43 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's talks with its international creditors on a third bailout worth 85 billion euros ($93 billion) shifted into a higher gear on Friday, with lead negotiators from the European Union and International Monetary Fund meeting key ministers in Athens. chooses 2022 host city, winner to be announced Friday, 31 Jul 2015 09:07:38 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The IOC selected a host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, with the winner to be announced later at an official ceremony. plan to honor Portuguese-run supermarket sparks anger, 31 Jul 2015 10:56:10 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's government has postponed plans to bestow a top honor on the Portuguese businessman who runs popular discount supermarket chain Biedronka after a public outcry over the company's alleged exploitation of workers. 5 killed in clashes between authorities and PKK, 31 Jul 2015 10:41:31 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels raided a Turkish police station and fired on railway workers in two separate attacks that left five dead, officials said Friday, amid renewed conflict between the security forces and insurgents that has wrecked a fragile peace process. court confirms law aimed at ending cockfighting, 31 Jul 2015 09:58:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's top court has ruled that a law aimed at ending cockfighting in France is constitutional. Embassy says American woman killed in Cape Town, 31 Jul 2015 09:56:19 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in South Africa says an American woman has been killed in Cape Town, and South African media say a suspect has been arrested.'s lawyer: Moscow has tried to block Litvinenko inquiry, 31 Jul 2015 11:15:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — A lawyer for the widow of Alexander Litvinenko insisted on Friday that the former KGB agent was murdered at the behest of Russian President Vladimir Putin, and said Russian authorities have repeatedly tried to obstruct an inquiry into the death. leader pledges to send help to France to control migrants, 31 Jul 2015 10:17:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron is pledging to send dogs and fencing to France to help control the surge in migrants trying to cross into Britain nightly. former TEPCO execs face criminal charges in nuclear crisis, 31 Jul 2015 11:00:17 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A Japanese judicial committee has decided to send three former utility executives to criminal court for their alleged negligence in the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Woman drowns while trying to rescue 2 girls, 31 Jul 2015 10:12:14 GMTEVANS, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities in western New York say a woman drowned while trying to rescue two girls from Lake Erie. African police says American woman killed in Cape Town, 31 Jul 2015 10:39:07 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A 39-year-old American woman was killed in a hotel room in Cape Town this week and a murder suspect of Guatemalan origin has been arrested, South African police said Friday. says US spied on Japanese government, companies, 31 Jul 2015 10:49:07 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The WikiLeaks website published documents Friday that it said shows the U.S. government spied on Japanese officials and companies. NewsAlert, 31 Jul 2015 10:05:04 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany shelves Nazi crimes investigation of Minnesota man, says 96-year-old unfit for trial.