FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 27 Jun 2016 06:13:26 -07:00Former Afghan warlord scuttles peace deal with Kabulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ae801b2904342249e8d8063b5650d2bMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:18:13 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A former Afghan warlord announced Monday that a much-touted peace deal between his militant group and the Kabul government was effectively "dead."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ae801b2904342249e8d8063b5650d2b100 years later, scarred landscape from Battle of the Sommehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e24ab398abc44e19cba1af01b1b27ecMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:13:43 GMTTHIEPVAL, France (AP) — A 100-year-old trench, its edges now smoothed over by verdant overgrowth, snakes through a French meadow. Craters carved by bombs in the Battle of the Somme still pock the countryside. A century on, a birds-eye view of the World War I battlegrounds conveys the unprecedented scale of what happened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e24ab398abc44e19cba1af01b1b27ecPolice: Off-duty cop shoots, kills pit bull during dog fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19f142c9607b4212a0bec33cf53ef20aMon, 27 Jun 2016 10:59:52 GMTHARTFORD, Vt. (AP) — State police in Vermont are investigating after authorities say an off-duty police officer shot and killed a pit bull that reportedly attacked his dog at a dog park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19f142c9607b4212a0bec33cf53ef20aThe Latest: Carney, Yellen skip conference, focus on marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b368c8fecaed4dd6b3fefe54ec774cd1Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:57:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b368c8fecaed4dd6b3fefe54ec774cd1'Fifty-Year Mission' is compelling 'Star Trek' time linehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b612a0cc95d64353a8d07e22803886faMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:41:30 GMT"The Fifty-Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek: The First 25 Years" (Thomas Dunne Books), by Edward Gross and Mark A. Altmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b612a0cc95d64353a8d07e22803886faVideo shows woman fighting off would-be rapisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd56eeb10a2e4d71935b8da666bdb012Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:15:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York City are searching for a man after they say he was caught on a surveillance video grabbing a woman from behind, knocking her to the ground and beating her in an attempted rape.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd56eeb10a2e4d71935b8da666bdb012Authorities investigate deputy's shooting of suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a18f8822e3f43ed9dc37c5c39256e31Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:46:36 GMTEASLEY, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina are investigating a Pickens County sheriff's deputy's shooting of a break-in suspect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a18f8822e3f43ed9dc37c5c39256e31Supreme Court set to close out current term with 3 big caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9e4d9d1e0b47038f6b0b869435e806Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:56:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is set to close out its current term with opinions Monday in three remaining cases after a flurry of decisions last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9e4d9d1e0b47038f6b0b869435e806Suicide bombers kill 5 in eastern Lebanon, near Syria borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/710c34305d1b4e388374b0bec3b5f673Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:29:20 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A group of suicide bombers detonated their explosives' vests in a northeastern Lebanese village near the border with Syria on Monday, killing five people and wounding at least 15, a Lebanese military official and paramedics said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/710c34305d1b4e388374b0bec3b5f673Duterte ready to clash with Catholic church on birth controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd57e1f210af4b68948a43ac650e53dbMon, 27 Jun 2016 11:51:07 GMTDAVAO, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president-elect said Monday he would aggressively promote artificial birth control in the country even at the risk of getting in a fight with the dominant Catholic church, which staunchly opposes the use of contraceptives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd57e1f210af4b68948a43ac650e53dbThe Latest: West Virginia keeps eye on sky during cleanuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7189683ec9843498e8766e2d99fa6ffMon, 27 Jun 2016 13:07:54 GMTANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia(all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7189683ec9843498e8766e2d99fa6ffLA event to be called Genesis Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91988ddb8d704d089688da8e2400e7a2Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:48:15 GMTThe PGA Tour event at Riviera in Los Angeles will be called the Genesis Open, the only title sponsor on tour to be known by a specific brand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91988ddb8d704d089688da8e2400e7a2The Latest: Merkel: Long Brexit delays in no one's interestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89522b6ac0f040ef8097e55716065797Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:41:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89522b6ac0f040ef8097e55716065797Merkel says she understands Britain may need 'a certain amount of time' to begin Brexit negotiationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfd32419694d4c0b958cdd84b7e565ebMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:27:22 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Merkel says she understands Britain may need 'a certain amount of time' to begin Brexit negotiations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfd32419694d4c0b958cdd84b7e565ebEgypt lawyers claim government meddling in case over islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cf3e6ec78f7413d8e3aee735002a0d0Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:01:50 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egyptian lawyers opposed to the government's decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia are accusing authorities of meddling in court proceedings over the case, according to a motion obtained Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cf3e6ec78f7413d8e3aee735002a0d0The Latest: France, Germany call for a 'strong Europe'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bfbce4c296e43b199bad7f0c0b827d1Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:36:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bfbce4c296e43b199bad7f0c0b827d1The Latest: Polish officials concerned by xenophobia in UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e4f6d9c180643419e7b67722ef8c496Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:11:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e4f6d9c180643419e7b67722ef8c496University of Delaware mulls moving spring break after deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b89f179897943b1a7b3ff87a36d6a48Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:53:58 GMTNEWARK, Del. (AP) — University of Delaware officials are considering shifting spring break to coincide with other colleges' schedules following the death of a visiting student who fell from the roof of an off-campus fraternity house earlier this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b89f179897943b1a7b3ff87a36d6a48Messi's retirement from Argentina could hurt his legacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f06a04c1373455a9190690b117c86bdMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:01:08 GMTLionel Messi's surprising decision to stop playing for Argentina could damage his legacy with the national team and fans back home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f06a04c1373455a9190690b117c86bdSpain's Popular Party seeks grand coalition with Socialists but gets turned downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c64b42d069a849b293e1ecfbb79dfe5cMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:42:20 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's Popular Party seeks grand coalition with Socialists but gets turned down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c64b42d069a849b293e1ecfbb79dfe5cAid convoy enters Damascus suburbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e92168709db743c4bf46505e8611fbb5Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:21:43 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The U.N. and the International Committee of the Red Cross say they are delivering aid for 30,000 people in the besieged rebel-held Damascus suburb of Qudsaya.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e92168709db743c4bf46505e8611fbb5Netanyahu: Deal with Turkey promotes 'stability' in Mideasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/501366dc0efd400097acdc7b3a6859d1Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:27:20 GMTROME (AP) — Israel and Turkey on Monday announced a reconciliation deal to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/501366dc0efd400097acdc7b3a6859d1Pepsi reintroducing aspartame in some beverageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42509cc9dba940c4aa1ae4b48f0fc346Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:51:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42509cc9dba940c4aa1ae4b48f0fc346Spain's Socialists reject Rajoy's attempt at grand coalitionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdff60e02b504dc68cbc32ff6e3a5a94Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:53:06 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's center-left Socialist party has rejected acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's proposal to form a "grand coalition" with his conservative Popular Party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdff60e02b504dc68cbc32ff6e3a5a94Moldovan ex-premier gets 9 years in prison for briberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590595e60439408cbbe4debddf84d89fMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:56:50 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — A Moldovan court has sentenced former Prime Minister Vlad Filat to nine years in prison on charges of taking bribes and influence trafficking.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590595e60439408cbbe4debddf84d89fThe Latest: London mayor: 'zero tolerance' for racismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7163410783d14a7d9527adc1ce667d9bMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:28:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7163410783d14a7d9527adc1ce667d9bPolice: Man lying in road in South Carolina struck, killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8452c1b7745e420a8a054b0cda9dbf7bMon, 27 Jun 2016 12:06:22 GMTJAMESTOWN, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Highway Patrol says it's investigating after a man who was lying in a road was struck and killed over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8452c1b7745e420a8a054b0cda9dbf7bMuirfield plans another vote on admitting female membershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cef32eac93d8463184e71e994f07a783Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:33:39 GMTGULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Muirfield intends to stage another vote on whether to admit female members after being stripped of its right to host the British Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cef32eac93d8463184e71e994f07a783The Latest: Pound hits new low, UK bond yields lowest everhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5ea73328a26429e85033d795a6d8a01Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:08:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5ea73328a26429e85033d795a6d8a01UK Treasury chief appeals for calm as companies eye movehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b85c14f1d1334622a3c93acda3d11a20Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:05:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Treasury chief sought Monday to ease concerns about the vote to leave the European Union, saying the economy is as strong as it could be to face the uncertainty — even as a survey showed many companies are looking to move business out of the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b85c14f1d1334622a3c93acda3d11a20German group urges probe of Erdogan over alleged war crimeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefece66fbbb46b8912a441e2c6bcc00Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:23:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A group of lawyers, lawmakers and civil rights activists are urging authorities in Germany to investigate Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for war crimes and crimes against humanity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefece66fbbb46b8912a441e2c6bcc00Egypt bars female activist from traveling to rights meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48c4eb1e2d84a66bff735b4e752f29aMon, 27 Jun 2016 13:05:14 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt has banned a prominent female activist from travelling to a human rights meeting in Beirut, the latest step in a crackdown on free speech and dissent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48c4eb1e2d84a66bff735b4e752f29a2 killed, more than 80 injured in Madagascar attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/196a93cb3491413592df50695738ea74Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:08:44 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A grenade exploded in a stadium in Madagascar, killing two people and injuring more than 80 in what authorities describe as a terrorist attack, authorities said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/196a93cb3491413592df50695738ea74The Latest: More Labour lawmakers resign to protest Corbynhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da987bbc85234cd48a6da8eb449eb1f9Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:53:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da987bbc85234cd48a6da8eb449eb1f9Singapore Airlines jet catches fire, but all passengers safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0d07cac61c5493db8eee40ee031fb21Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:08:01 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Airlines said Monday there were no injuries when a jetliner caught fire after returning to Changi Airport because of an engine warning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0d07cac61c5493db8eee40ee031fb21Afghan officials: Taliban kill at least 5 abducted from bushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1b0ae1a250249fc91d65c27ad66f415Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:25:34 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say the Taliban have killed at least five people from a group of eight abducted earlier this month from a bus in northern Kunduz province.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1b0ae1a250249fc91d65c27ad66f415Liberians eager to welcome 'sister' Michelle Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1995aeefea4e4cfe92cddcbd36f38527Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:42:33 GMTMONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Michelle Obama, her mother and her daughters are arriving Monday afternoon in Liberia, where people are eager to welcome the first lady as a "sister" as she kicks off an overseas trip promoting education for girls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1995aeefea4e4cfe92cddcbd36f38527Lew says no sense of financial crisis developinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a68952058c4a4fa4155bdf28204606Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says that the decision of British voters to leave the European Union is "an additional headwind" for the U.S. and global economies but "there is no sense of a financial crisis developing."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a68952058c4a4fa4155bdf28204606Pope's message of peace resonates with Syrian Armenianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a86e59a8c06b40f3a06b51e4c7245606Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:00:23 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — For most in Armenia, the visit by Pope Francis will be best remembered for his willingness to declare the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians "genocide" and for his message of peace and reconciliation with Turkey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a86e59a8c06b40f3a06b51e4c7245606Thai leader says won't resign if referendum rejects charterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e50823a0f6554f529a9848d803c7b519Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:57:02 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The head of Thailand's military government said Monday he will not step down if an August referendum fails to approve a draft constitution it is promoting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e50823a0f6554f529a9848d803c7b519The Latest: Former runner-up Lisicki cruises into 2nd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e7a7dd3f7e34a0d8ad7ca133827b7a0Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:56:45 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e7a7dd3f7e34a0d8ad7ca133827b7a0Spain's conservatives win, seek coalition with Socialistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abb4510aea5547ad9e8e8f3472f825dcMon, 27 Jun 2016 11:49:34 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Monday he plans to seek a "grand coalition" with the center-left Socialists after his ruling conservative Popular Party won the country's unprecedented repeat election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abb4510aea5547ad9e8e8f3472f825dcCrews search for woman in waters on Maryland's Eastern Shorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9195fd356f63430dbae8a6910f8aa203Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:55:03 GMTCHESTERTOWN, Md. (AP) — Crews are searching for a woman who fell into the waters along Maryland's Eastern Shore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9195fd356f63430dbae8a6910f8aa203The Latest: Recovered from cancer, Duval back at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b09e76fea2df4d519758d50a0df89014Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:36:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b09e76fea2df4d519758d50a0df89014The Latest: NATO more important as UK leaves EU, chief sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c700241b8694b99803f32a114c800d6Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:04:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c700241b8694b99803f32a114c800d6The Latest: No action against Portugal for Ronaldo selfiehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdedc13c6114838ae756896543eeb73Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:52:34 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdedc13c6114838ae756896543eeb73Hundreds march in Cairo, protest cancelled high school examshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaee300af9d04fc28efea8d8d4722741Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:06:46 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Hundreds of Egyptian students are marching in front of the Education Ministry in Cairo over the cancellation of some high school exams.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaee300af9d04fc28efea8d8d4722741The Latest: Italy recovers 6 bodies from 2015 migrant wreckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f2185d36394c93beeca3f05575c054Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:05:50 GMTBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f2185d36394c93beeca3f05575c054AP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62a2cdb7f51c4c7cbd35fca67cc5341fMon, 27 Jun 2016 13:04:22 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Putin's spokesman says Turkey's president has apologized for the downing of a Russian military jet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62a2cdb7f51c4c7cbd35fca67cc5341fTrump emails: Can you spare $10 to help elect a billionaire?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5420b5ac82fb4b56a7cda5d41d982f56Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:02:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The billionaire running for president now seeks to convince millions of Americans to give him money.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5420b5ac82fb4b56a7cda5d41d982f56