FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 Aug 2015 23:37:51 -07:00Walt Disney experts rebut dogged anti-Semitic allegations, 03 Aug 2015 02:54:20 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Walt Disney was a complex figure, both celebrated and condemned, but allegations that he was a rabid anti-Semite are unproven, Disney experts said.'t reaction criticized in case of Mexico slain journalist, 03 Aug 2015 01:25:36 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials said Sunday they are pursuing all lines of investigation into the killing of a photojournalist whose body was found along with four slain women in the capital, where he had fled because of harassment in the state he covered. returns to Las Vegas airport after report of fire, 03 Aug 2015 04:55:51 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — An Allegiant Airlines flight made an emergency landing shortly after taking off from a Las Vegas airport because of a reported engine fire.'s 2 HRs help Dodgers beat Angels 5-3 in 10, 03 Aug 2015 00:50:46 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Ethier always wanted to be the guy who made the game-winning 3-pointer or catch the game-winning touchdown pass in the end zone as time expired. In baseball, his only chance at sudden death is a walkoff home run — which he has done six times in his major league career. killed when storm slams tent down on crowd near Chicago, 03 Aug 2015 05:00:13 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A man was killed and more than a dozen injured on Sunday when a tent where people had sought shelter during a brief storm blew off its moorings and collapsed on some of the crowd at a festival in a Chicago suburb. WAS THERE: US drops atomic bombs on Japan in 1945, 03 Aug 2015 05:37:22 GMTEDITOR'S NOTE: On two days in August 1945, U.S. planes dropped two atomic bombs — one on Hiroshima, one on Nagasaki, the first and only time nuclear weapons have been used. Their unprecedented destructive power incinerated buildings and people and left lifelong physical and psychological scars on survivors and on the cities themselves. "Practically all living things, human and animal, were literally seared to death," an AP story reported. A few days later, Japan announced its unconditional surrender. World War II was effectively over. things about Congress' fight over Planned Parenthood, 03 Aug 2015 00:44:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans will likely lose Monday's Senate showdown over halting federal aid to Planned Parenthood. Yet the political offensive by abortion foes has just started, prompted by a batch of unsettling videos that has focused attention on the group's little-noticed practice of providing fetal tissue to researchers. picky eating harmless but it can signal emotional woes, 03 Aug 2015 04:53:19 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over, although in a small portion of kids it may signal emotional troubles that should be checked out. Mexico governor vows capture in church blasts, 03 Aug 2015 04:01:47 GMTLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's governor says whoever set off explosions outside two churches "will feel the full pressure of the law." accuses 2nd American of illegally hunting lion, 03 Aug 2015 06:09:19 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has accused a Pennsylvania doctor of illegally killing a lion in April, as it seeks to extradite a Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion named Cecil in July. aide to VP's late son joins Joe Biden 2016 super PAC, 03 Aug 2015 04:15:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A top political aide to Vice President Joe Biden's late son joined the super PAC working to recruit the elder Biden to run for president on Sunday, lending the group newfound credibility in the midst of fresh signs the vice president's aides are taking a close look at a 2016 campaign. Albanian athlete missing from Special Olympics games, 03 Aug 2015 03:43:01 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Police are asking for the public's help in finding an Albanian athlete who disappeared after participating in the Special Olympics. ID suspect in killing of officer; manhunt underway, 03 Aug 2015 03:19:17 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee police officials on Sunday identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer, and an intense search for the man is underway. automakers buying Nokia's HERE map business, 03 Aug 2015 05:48:08 GMTA consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler are buying Nokia Corp.'s HERE map business to incorporate into automotive technology and eventually autonomous driving. Things to Know for Monday, 03 Aug 2015 01:53:13 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: in Qatar to ease Arab concerns about Iran nuke deal, 03 Aug 2015 00:13:44 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Qatar talks with Arab officials whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal world powers have struck with Iran. Capsules, 03 Aug 2015 01:48:47 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Troy Merritt won the Quicken Loans National on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a 4-under 67 for a three-stroke victory over Rickie Fowler. in History, 03 Aug 2015 04:00:47 GMTToday is Monday, August 3, the 215th day of 2015. There are 150 days left in the year. hit 3 homers in 5 pitches to sweep Nationals, 5-2, 03 Aug 2015 05:02:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — As the clock ticked past 11 p.m. and "Moondance" by Van Morrison practically wafted through the ballpark, young children ran around the bases as part of a family-friendly promotion normally reserved for Sunday afternoons. ceremonies held for Los Angeles Special Olympics, 03 Aug 2015 05:01:20 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Thousands of athletes said goodbye to Los Angeles on Sunday in an emotional closing ceremony for the Special Olympics marked by cheers, tears and pride. ready to act if Olympic medals affected by doping, 03 Aug 2015 06:14:33 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes if they are found guilty of the latest doping allegations rocking the sport of track and field, IOC President Thomas Bach said Monday., Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visit, 03 Aug 2015 00:29:06 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Despite persistent human rights concerns, the United States on Sunday resumed formal security talks with Egypt that were last held six years ago and kept on hiatus until now amid political unrest that swept the country in the wake of the Arab Spring. suspend offensive line coach Kromer for first 6 games, 03 Aug 2015 03:09:09 GMTPITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills suspended offensive line coach Aaron Kromer without pay for the first six games of the regular season for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. Park wins Symetra Tour event in playoff, 03 Aug 2015 01:07:17 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Annie Park won the PHC Classic on Sunday for her second Symetra Tour victory in three weeks, beating Lee Lopez with a 15-foot birdie on the third hole of a playoff.' Bryant has prolonged incident with teammate at camp, 03 Aug 2015 03:58:09 GMTOXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Dez Bryant kept going after Dallas cornerback Tyler Patmon in a heated training camp skirmish that didn't end until quarterback Tony Romo finally stepped in and calmed his star receiver.'s Rudd pleads not guilty to breaching detention rules, 03 Aug 2015 02:49:49 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleaded not guilty on Monday to breaching the rules of his home detention sentence by drinking alcohol. shock congregants at 2 New Mexico churches, 03 Aug 2015 04:14:25 GMTLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A pair of small explosions just 20 minutes and a few miles apart shocked congregants Sunday morning at two churches in southern New Mexico. doesn't rush to defend indicted Texas attorney general, 03 Aug 2015 00:24:17 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — New Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton prepared Sunday to become the latest powerful state official booked on felony charges, but unlike when Rick Perry smiled for his mug shot last year, Republicans are not rushing to Paxton's defense. shoots 67 to win Quicken Loans National by 3 shots, 03 Aug 2015 00:23:39 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Troy Merritt walked to the final tee with a three-shot lead and slapped hands with fans on both sides of the ropes, knowing he had all but wrapped up his first PGA Tour title and wanting to show his appreciation for the fans cheering him on. bureau probing controversial Shaolin Temple abbot, 03 Aug 2015 06:17:36 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The controversial abbot of China's famed Shaolin Temple is under investigation over online allegations of misbehavior. of Trump's charity giving elusive, 03 Aug 2015 00:22:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, widely believed to be the wealthiest American ever to run for president, is nowhere among the ranks of the country's most generous citizens, according to an Associated Press review of his financial records and other government filings. later, AP reporter recalls origins of Ferguson movement, 03 Aug 2015 05:24:06 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE — A year ago, most Americans had never heard of the St. Louis suburb called Ferguson. But after a white police officer fatally shot a black 18-year-old in the street, the name of the middle-class community became virtually a household word. From the first hours after Michael Brown's death, Associated Press reporter Jim Salter watched as a neighborhood protest launched a national movement. signs bill requiring airport breast-feeding rooms, 03 Aug 2015 04:57:43 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Breastfeeding at Chicago's two major airports and others in Illinois will soon be easier under a new law endorsed by Gov. Bruce Rauner. profit rises 10 percent, bank selling Brazil unit, 03 Aug 2015 05:27:53 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — HSBC Holdings PLC, Europe's biggest bank, said Monday that strong performance in Asia helped to boost first-half profit by 10 percent. The bank also announced the sale of its Brazil business for $5.2 billion. deepens for those in Puerto Rico who can't leave, 03 Aug 2015 04:53:58 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Most tables are empty at Walter Martin's coffee shop in San Juan's colonial district. His brow is furrowed with concern and glistens with sweat in the sweltering Caribbean morning. raging north of San Francisco threatens homes, 03 Aug 2015 04:17:12 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blazing in several Western states Sunday chewed up forests and threatened homes but were most numerous in Northern California where dozens are raging and setting off evacuations. OFF: Price Jays debut; Burnett to doc; Cubs-Pirates, 03 Aug 2015 02:29:32 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:'s presidential campaign airs its first TV ads, 03 Aug 2015 03:02:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first television ads of her presidential race in the early voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire. stocks fall on weak Chinese manufacturing, oil slump, 03 Aug 2015 05:21:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks fell Monday on weaker Chinese manufacturing and lower oil prices as investors looked ahead to U.S. data on factory output and employment., as new owner of DirecTV, offers TV-wireless package, 03 Aug 2015 04:22:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is unveiling a new package that combines traditional TV and wireless services as it seeks to broaden its offerings following its $48.5 billion purchase of satellite TV company DirecTV about a week ago. Kizzire wins Tour's Utah Championship, 03 Aug 2015 03:37:45 GMTLEHI, Utah (AP) — Patton Kizzire won the Utah Championship on Sunday for first Tour title, beating South Korea's Sung Kang with a 3-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a playoff. government says it won't separately deal with Taliban, 03 Aug 2015 06:12:40 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's government has addressed the growing leadership crisis in the Taliban for the first time, saying it won't deal with the militant group separately from other "armed opposition" in the country. PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, 03 Aug 2015 04:09:08 GMTIn the week that was in Latin America, an AP investigation disclosed that the water venues for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic games have dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria from human sewage. The Rodrigo de Freitas Lake, which was largely cleaned up in recent years, was thought be safe for rowers and canoers. Yet AP tests found its waters to be among the most polluted for Olympic sites. ID suspect in killing of officer; manhunt underway, 03 Aug 2015 00:32:11 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee police officials have identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer and they are currently searching for the man. weigh in on Uber boom in NYC, 03 Aug 2015 05:52:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — On a muggy summer evening, a woman stood on a midtown Manhattan street corner and switched between raising her hand for a taxi and glancing at her phone, possibly for an Uber car. spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more, 03 Aug 2015 05:03:38 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent protests and the nation took notice. Since then, legislators in almost every state have proposed changes to the way police interact with the public. blows off mooring during storm and kills 1 near Chicago, 03 Aug 2015 01:27:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — One person was killed and 20 injured on Sunday when a tent where people had sought shelter during a brief storm blew off its moorings and collapsed on some of the crowd at a festival in a Chicago suburb. fear more impunity in Mexico photographer killing, 03 Aug 2015 04:13:24 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — With an investigation barely underway, Mexican journalist protection groups are already expressing fears that authorities won't consider the brutal killing of a photojournalist as being related to his work — even though he fled the state he covered fearing for his safety. warns conservatives must demand smaller government, 03 Aug 2015 01:30:50 GMTDANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch warned America is "done for" if the conservative donors and politicians he gathered at a retreat over the weekend don't rally others to their cause of demanding a smaller, less-intrusive government. PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia, 03 Aug 2015 06:28:05 GMTBeijing was awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics, beating the Kazakh city of Almaty 44-40 in a surprisingly close vote to take the games back to the city that hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics. The Chinese capital — the first city to host both the winter and summer games — was seen by the International Olympic Committee as a secure, reliable choice that also offered vast commercial opportunities in a new winter sports market of more than 300 million people in northern China.