FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Jul 2015 22:05:01 -07:00Wing part could help solve what happened to MH370, 31 Jul 2015 01:52:54 GMTSAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — A barnacle-encrusted wing part that washed up on a remote Indian Ocean island could help solve one of aviation's greatest mysteries, as investigators work to connect it to the Malaysia Airlines flight that vanished more than a year ago. Tigers get 16 hits and squeeze past Orioles 9-8, 31 Jul 2015 02:52:51 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-8 on Thursday night after shifting into rebuilding mode by trading two of their best pitchers. criticizes 'offensive' posts of NC elections appointee, 31 Jul 2015 01:16:46 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Republican Party officials said Thursday they were unaware of racially tinged social media posts by a man appointed to a county elections board and are urging him to step down. Olympic Torch fetches $24,000 at auction, 31 Jul 2015 03:45:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, has sold for just under $24,000 at auction. police commander, 3 others killed in southern Mexico, 31 Jul 2015 01:28:49 GMTACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Men armed with rifles killed a police commander Thursday in the capital of the restive southern Mexico state of Guerrero, and officers pursuing the suspected attackers killed three people about two hours later, authorities said. Johnson says of Hulk Hogan: 'We've all talked trash', 31 Jul 2015 02:31:37 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Dwayne Johnson says he was disappointed when he heard about a tape of Hulk Hogan using racial slurs. defending champ John Isner advances in Atlanta Open, 31 Jul 2015 02:15:40 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner beat Radek Stepanek 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) on Thursday night in his opening match in the Atlanta Open. blazes thrust Northern California into fire season, 31 Jul 2015 01:37:30 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Triple-digit temperatures and gusty winds thrust Northern California into full-fledged wildfire season Thursday with several new blazes flaring up, forcing hundreds of people from their homes.'s Relativity files for bankruptcy with $681M owing, 31 Jul 2015 01:40:16 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Relativity Media, the struggling "mini major" Hollywood studio behind movies such as "Immortals" and "Mirror Mirror," filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday.' Richardson facing charges for resisting arrest, 31 Jul 2015 01:59:53 GMTFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson has already been suspended four games by the NFL for drug use. The New York Jets defensive lineman is now facing trouble with the law. officer pleads not guilty in traffic stop shooting, 31 Jul 2015 01:42:32 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a motorist during a traffic stop pleaded not guilty Thursday to a charge of murder and was ordered jailed on $1 million bail. investigation prompts new round of slave rescues, 31 Jul 2015 03:53:05 GMTAuthorities in Papua New Guinea have rescued eight fishermen held on board a Thai-owned refrigerated cargo ship, and dozens of other boats are still being sought in response to an Associated Press report that included satellite photos and locations of slave vessels at sea. traded to Astros after Mets deal falls through, 31 Jul 2015 01:53:07 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Astros have added another bat to their lineup as they make a push for the postseason, acquiring two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gomez from the Milwaukee Brewers. helps Cubs beat Brewers 5-2, 31 Jul 2015 03:38:30 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run homer with two out in the eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 on Thursday night. hits pair of 3-run HRs, Reds beat Pirates 15-5, 31 Jul 2015 02:56:02 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Brandon Phillips hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high seven runs on Thursday night, powering the Reds to a 15-5 victory that kept the Pittsburgh Pirates winless in Cincinnati this season.'s upcoming visit inspires anxiety in Philadelphia, 31 Jul 2015 02:27:00 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others are bringing in cots for workers to sleep. Taxi drivers, fearing onerous checkpoints and distant drop-off locations, are planning to stay home. Capsules, 31 Jul 2015 01:29:36 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday at the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag. drives in 3, leads Twins to 9-5 win over Mariners, 31 Jul 2015 04:17:58 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Rosario ripped a line drive toward left field that seemed destined to fall in, which would have made him the first Minnesota Twins player to hit for the cycle since 2009. Programming Chief optimistic about David Chase series, 31 Jul 2015 01:32:51 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — It's been six years since HBO first announced that "Sopranos" creator David Chase has a new project in the works, and according to the network's programming chief, it's still happening. vice premier, Kazakh prime minister head delegations, 31 Jul 2015 03:57:42 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov will head the Almaty delegation and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong will lead the Beijing team in the final presentations to the IOC ahead of the vote for the 2022 Winter Olympics. ship leaves Portland after oil drilling protest, 31 Jul 2015 02:51:02 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker that was the target of environmental protesters left Portland, Oregon, on Thursday bound for an Arctic drilling operation after a tense standoff ended with kayakers and activists who had dangled from a bridge to block its path. PM: Almaty 'is not a risky choice' for 2022 Olympics, 31 Jul 2015 03:55:21 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The prime minister of Kazakhstan challenged the IOC on Friday to make a "historic decision" by awarding the 2022 Winter Olympics to Almaty, painting the project as the one that offers real snow and mountain conditions as opposed to the rival bid from Beijing. Sox rock Sale, win 8-2 to snap White Sox streak, 31 Jul 2015 02:58:03 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts and David Ortiz each had three hits, and the Boston Red Sox beat Chris Sale and the White Sox 8-2 on Thursday night, snapping Chicago's seven-game winning streak. has hard-hitting final pitch for 2022 hosting rights, 31 Jul 2015 03:31:40 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Almaty has pleaded with International Olympic Committee members to not consider them a "risky" choice to host the 2022 Winter Games simply because the central Asian country of Kazakhstan is not familiar to many of them. says 14 million computers now running Windows 10, 31 Jul 2015 02:32:02 GMTPALO ALTO, California (AP) — Microsoft says its' new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download. debate hits Colorado's largest water utility, 31 Jul 2015 02:01:51 GMTDENVER (AP) — Colorado's largest supplier of public drinking water is in the midst of a debate over how much fluoride — if any — to put into its delivery system after the federal government announced new standards in April. down again, other Asian stocks mostly up after US data, 31 Jul 2015 04:01:41 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — China's stock market extended its loss for a second day while other Asian stocks were mostly up Thursday after data showed the U.S. economy posted solid growth during the second quarter.'s 9th-inning homer gives Astros 3-0 win over Angels, 31 Jul 2015 03:35:39 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Jason Castro hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 3-0 victory and a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday night. calls describe harrowing scene after theater shooting, 31 Jul 2015 01:29:15 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The urgent call went out across a police radio only minutes after gunfire erupted inside a Lafayette movie theater: The suspect was inside an auditorium and had reloaded his gun. baseball card fetches $179,000 at auction, 31 Jul 2015 01:48:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card that's been in the same family for over 150 years has fetched over $179,000 at auction. to spend $9.1 million on seaweed cleanup, 31 Jul 2015 02:24:30 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they will spend about $9.1 million and hire 4,600 temporary workers to clean up mounds of seaweed that have accumulated in recent weeks along the Caribbean coast. accuses CVS of overcharging for generic drugs, 31 Jul 2015 01:47:28 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in San Francisco.'s game-ending hit gives Texas 7-6 win over Yankees, 31 Jul 2015 04:14:53 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton delivered a game-ending RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the AL East-leading New York Yankees 7-6 on Thursday night. executives were flying plane that ran low on fuel, 31 Jul 2015 02:20:06 GMTTwo executives with pilot licenses were flying the Allegiant Air jet that made an emergency landing at a closed airport because it nearly ran out of fuel. top Chinese general suspected of corruption, 31 Jul 2015 02:47:40 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has expelled a former top general from the ruling Communist Party over corruption accusations as President Xi Jinping's campaign to root out graft in the government and military churns onward. gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans, 31 Jul 2015 01:32:29 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday in the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag. allows parole for California school bus hijacker, 31 Jul 2015 03:03:34 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The governor of California on Thursday allowed parole for one of three men convicted in the 1976 kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver who were held captive in a buried trailer., Beijing make final pitches ahead of '22 Olympic vote, 31 Jul 2015 02:41:09 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Kazakh city of Almaty and Beijing are making their final pitches to the International Olympic Committee ahead of the vote on the host city for the 2022 Winter Games. bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins, 31 Jul 2015 02:21:51 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leaders on Thursday. homers twice, Cardinals win on Garcia's walk, 31 Jul 2015 03:27:43 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter hit a pair of home runs and Greg Garcia's bases-loaded walk capped a three-run rally in the ninth inning as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 9-8 on Thursday night. Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended, 31 Jul 2015 02:43:24 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself" before hanging up has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended. charity donors surge amid Hillary Clinton's campaign, 31 Jul 2015 02:21:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new list of donors to the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation shows a marked surge in donations and the numbers of contributors to the family charity in the first half of this year — at the same time that Hillary Rodham Clinton ramped up her campaign for the presidency. leaves Katy Perry's bid to buy convent in limbo, 31 Jul 2015 02:48:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry's dream of owning a hilltop convent near Hollywood is going to have to wait a while longer. seriously injured in Australian shark attack, 31 Jul 2015 02:54:22 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A surfer was seriously injured as he repeatedly punched a shark that mauled him off the Australian east coast on Friday, less than a week after a fatal attack, police and a witness said. Oil slick likely from natural seafloor seepage, 31 Jul 2015 02:09:36 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard officials say it will likely be a couple more days before they can definitively say what caused a miles-long oil slick to materialize off the Santa Barbara County coast this week, but an expert said Thursday it was more than likely the result of ocean-floor seepage. Cobain's family wants death-scene photos kept sealed, 31 Jul 2015 01:50:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago. hit 3 home runs, beat Royals 5-2, 31 Jul 2015 01:49:38 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Dioner Navarro hit a two-run home run, Russell Martin and Josh Donaldson added solo shots and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Thursday night. Kidnapping suspect's sister files claim vs. FBI, 31 Jul 2015 02:04:17 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — The sister of a man killed in the Idaho wilderness after he was suspected of kidnapping a teen girl and killing her mother and brother in California has filed a claim seeking $20 million from the FBI. contemplates his, fellow Olympian Jenner's journeys, 31 Jul 2015 04:06:43 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Greg Louganis said he was unaware of fellow Olympian Bruce Jenner's gender identity struggle when their paths crossed at the Summer 1976 Games and in later years., Harang lead Phillies past Braves 4-1, 31 Jul 2015 02:18:02 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Domonic Brown homered and Aaron Harang snapped his losing streak at eight starts, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.