FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:47:03 -07:00Transgender teen asks court not to bar him from restroomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa6648a3f36d457f9291e1f9b06748b7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:57:31 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An attorney for a transgender teen in Virginia is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to bar him from using the boys restroom when he returns to school this fall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa6648a3f36d457f9291e1f9b06748b7Condemned home invasion killer is resentenced to life termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1333b4f7caa4d8cb9f6c204b6b9a992Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:33:41 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A man condemned to die for killing a woman and her two daughters during a 2007 home invasion was resentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of release because the state abolished the death penalty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1333b4f7caa4d8cb9f6c204b6b9a992Student who tried to rush stage at Trump rally pleads guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b44ca922814a46b08029a9f11e5cabTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:04:21 GMTDAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio college student has pleaded guilty to trying to rush the stage at a Donald Trump rally and has been ordered to stay out of future GOP presidential events.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b44ca922814a46b08029a9f11e5cabUN calls for reconciliation in Central African Republichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7516041eaebc43869cbdb840eef6717aTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:26:15 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is calling on the Central African Republic's president to urgently promote reconciliation between Muslims and Christians and reunify the country that has been plagued by sectarian violence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7516041eaebc43869cbdb840eef6717aN. Carolina GOP spends over $176,000 to defend House Bill 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea8fb327b3a413c91004fef00c20c5bTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:06:38 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than $176,000 in legal bills have been racked up by North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and state GOP legislative leaders to defend the law directing transgender people to use school or government restrooms corresponding to their birth certificate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea8fb327b3a413c91004fef00c20c5bIllinois lawmakers' 'internet scam' police report redactedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806c0f05914d4812926fd8e20a9251bdTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:09:29 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Police in suburban Chicago have released a report filed by former state Rep. Ron Sandack over an "internet scam," but it's almost completely blacked out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806c0f05914d4812926fd8e20a9251bdThe Latest: Full subway service to convention site restoredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c513736a53ba426abd033357e5654a98Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:39:08 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the protests and rallies on the second day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c513736a53ba426abd033357e5654a98The Latest: Shocked French town honors slain priesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff5393591c3e4734b4fc5790787a94d5Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:32:06 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a French church claimed by Islamic State group (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff5393591c3e4734b4fc5790787a94d5Remains of lost Spanish fort found on South Carolina coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d69312dc37b04cbe884bf1b59ee0b512Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:30:38 GMTPARRIS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Archaeologists have found the location of a long-sought Spanish fort on the South Carolina coast at the site of what was once the first capital of Spanish Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d69312dc37b04cbe884bf1b59ee0b512Violence at club signals changing city in southwest Floridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81c9c1735b6f4b929e2d705cf1668b68Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:28:18 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A couple of doors down from Club Blu, where a young man and a 14-year-old boy were killed while attending a teen party, shop owner Idis Edouard hoisted a rod above his head to gently move a girl's blue dress aside.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81c9c1735b6f4b929e2d705cf1668b68Stocks close flat as investors monitor company earningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b054000682ce49a69d919c0c7476ed05Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:46:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks had a muddled session on Tuesday, as investors worked through a large batch of corporate earnings from a range of companies including Gilead Sciences, McDonald's and Texas Instruments.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b054000682ce49a69d919c0c7476ed05The Latest: Protesters gather to greet convention delegateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/749bbc74a5934446ad752caefcb313f2Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:58:09 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the protests and rallies on the second day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/749bbc74a5934446ad752caefcb313f2Transgender teen asks court to not to bar him from restroomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8428cc5c45a745eba6c19996d9f33618Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:48:08 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An attorney for a transgender teen in Virginia is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to bar him from using the boys restroom when he returns to school this fall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8428cc5c45a745eba6c19996d9f33618Missouri church: 6 members missing since March in Micronesiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965482187a44482ea7a4d318f48aad29Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:43:28 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A small southwest Missouri church that serves people from Micronesia is trying to carry on after six of its members apparently were lost at sea earlier this year during a mission trip to their native land, the church's pastor said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965482187a44482ea7a4d318f48aad29IMF reaches staff-level accord with Moldova for $179M loanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c90e7d6cbf47498e4e2d81fbcd6b19Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:40 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — The International Monetary Fund reached an agreement Tuesday with Moldova for a $179 million, 3-year loan arrangement conditional on the government carrying out reforms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c90e7d6cbf47498e4e2d81fbcd6b19With iPhone sales sagging, Apple's earnings sufferhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e0ea6437fb438d9e0e9a66cef8a367Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:37:21 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple says iPhone sales fell for the second quarter in a row, putting a damper on revenue and profit for the period ending June 30.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e0ea6437fb438d9e0e9a66cef8a367The Latest: Victim of California fire refused to evacuatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd36c9712de7496ab0e193722362d433Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:24:25 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd36c9712de7496ab0e193722362d433The Latest: Ex-Sen. Harkin opens 2nd day of Dem conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8323fca04843456ebfff579bc119c8bfTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:00:58 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8323fca04843456ebfff579bc119c8bfBrazil slum residents refuse to move into housing complexhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fddf6aa3f5a4458ba0317002fbbbc8feTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:34:59 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Residents of a Rio de Janeiro shantytown that was demolished earlier this year to make room for the Olympic Park have refused to move into the housing project the municipal government built for them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fddf6aa3f5a4458ba0317002fbbbc8feThe top 10 audiobooks on Audible.comhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9558148ff1c42938fe7db0ffa887b5bTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:27:38 GMTAudible.com best-sellers for week ending July 22:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9558148ff1c42938fe7db0ffa887b5bThe Latest: Rowing Australia pleased by decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af3df03f314f42fc9c663280d6de5dc7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:35:16 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af3df03f314f42fc9c663280d6de5dc7IS group claims attack that killed 85-year-old French priesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3604235be124136a17ae0402d87edc7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:08:12 GMTSAINT-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France (AP) — The Islamic State group crossed a new threshold Tuesday in its war against the West, as two of its followers targeted a church in Normandy, slitting the throat of an elderly priest celebrating Mass and using hostages as human shields before being shot by police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3604235be124136a17ae0402d87edc7The Latest: Prosecutor: No evidence of sex before slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/889ebf0f0d3f49e3bb912263d560955fTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:37:45 GMTBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the grand jury meeting in the case of two former Virginia Tech students charged in the death of a 13-year-old girl (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/889ebf0f0d3f49e3bb912263d560955fThe Latest: Ashley Judd joins anti-police brutality protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86222dc9fdd149079c18b9474cc42c77Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:37:16 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the protests and rallies on the second day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86222dc9fdd149079c18b9474cc42c77The Latest: Brazil's goalkeeper injured ahead of gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a87a46dd7029443b8d2e857b12d4e4aeTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:42:53 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a87a46dd7029443b8d2e857b12d4e4aeThe Latest: Man accused of saying he had bomb before crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e678e9c667734d5e8d212e651a2c4a51Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:27:05 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on a dump truck that crashed through a security gate at the FBI office in Pittsburgh (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e678e9c667734d5e8d212e651a2c4a51Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8a1589449144e6289f60ceaf560d6d4Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:47:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's 30 chapters long and almost nobody has read it, but the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is the unlikely villain at both political conventions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8a1589449144e6289f60ceaf560d6d4In 'Indignation,' a maturing Logan Lerman changes coursehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb080df7683d482789ade71a81267060Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:08:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Logan Lerman is already one of the most sought-after young actors in Hollywood. You might then expect the 24-year-old to have a steady lineup of dystopian young-adult adaptations or house-party comedies in the pipeline. But his latest is in a different direction entirely: industry veteran James Schamus' Philip Roth adaptation, "Indignation."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb080df7683d482789ade71a81267060St. Louis police add ice cream truck as outreach toolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc066ee5cb1748ffbdbae57d3cd8fe57Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:39:42 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police will have a question to ask as they take their new truck into neighborhoods: One scoop or two?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc066ee5cb1748ffbdbae57d3cd8fe57S&P drops Kansas credit rating, citing ongoing budget issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb9e242c1bb8409cb92280495329255aTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:36:07 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A major rating agency on Tuesday downgraded Kansas' credit rating for the second time in two years because of the state's budget problems.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb9e242c1bb8409cb92280495329255aRecent deaths of kids in hot cars prompt pleas to parentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca1a53f94078454789f0ffc09e7222deTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:30:52 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The deaths of four children in hot cars in recent days has brought the number across the U.S. this year to at least 23, nearly matching the total for all of last year and prompting experts to plead for vigilance and warn parents that it can happen to anyone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca1a53f94078454789f0ffc09e7222deThe Latest: Hawaii lawmaker nominates Sanders for presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0257247fd744b4a87fbc232673ed152Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:13:46 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0257247fd744b4a87fbc232673ed152Awards stolen from Roger Maris Museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce3713bfcefb42c99a2147c69a278a48Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:58:27 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — An ornate prize belt that has been awarded to some of America's top professional athletes was stolen early Tuesday from the Roger Maris Museum inside a North Dakota shopping mall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce3713bfcefb42c99a2147c69a278a48HBO didn't renew 'Project Greenlight,' Damon sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bea93c723ee458da78d18db331e37d2Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:04:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Project Greenlight" won't be getting a fifth season on HBO.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bea93c723ee458da78d18db331e37d2Severe birth defects not as lethal as docs once said: Studyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b82036da962f4c248e1a09028a5e99e3Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:01:31 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Parents of newborns with rare genetic conditions used to hear the grim words that the severe birth defects were "incompatible with life." Support groups and social media showing the exceptions have changed the landscape. So has mounting research suggesting that not all such babies are doomed to die.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b82036da962f4c248e1a09028a5e99e3Chinese tech firm LeEco agrees to buy Vizio TV maker for $2Bhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/723afa5fa94540799248f1c65757a1c8Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:18:15 GMTMENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Chinese video streaming company LeEco is breaking into the U.S. TV market by buying Vizio, a manufacturer of budget-priced sets. The combination promises a marriage of hardware and content as tightly linked as your smartphone is to your monthly voice and data plan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/723afa5fa94540799248f1c65757a1c8The Latest: Wish granted: Six-year-old boy is garbage manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3f218c86dc9412785d36b7a2b37b9c1Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:53:32 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a six-year-old boy spending his day as a garbage man (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3f218c86dc9412785d36b7a2b37b9c1Indiana prosecutor to seek death penalty in 'Purge' killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1575bf4457f4572a50a33330fa8b878Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:45:19 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A prosecutor said Tuesday that he'll seek the death penalty against an Indianapolis man who he says killed three people in four days in attacks inspired by the horror movie "The Purge."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1575bf4457f4572a50a33330fa8b878Tesla opens Gigafactory to expand battery production, saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc2f200bf6ce4aa79f5480ada7c718ccTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:49:07 GMTSPARKS, Nev. (AP) — It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: A massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could almost double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries by 2018.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc2f200bf6ce4aa79f5480ada7c718ccClinton, Dems put gun control at center of convention stagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9a970e37f841ff858aed612ccb7559Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:16:55 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — With mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are giving gun control and efforts to curb police violence a starring role at their summer convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9a970e37f841ff858aed612ccb7559Police: Dump truck driver says he has bomb, smashes FBI gatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8570e3c8e08d49f2be9acc11e28ca37fTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:42:15 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A dump truck driver who said he had a bomb deliberately smashed his truck through a security gate of the FBI's offices on Tuesday, but no bomb was found and there appeared to be no connection to terrorism, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8570e3c8e08d49f2be9acc11e28ca37fActress who played TV psychic Miss Cleo dies of cancer at 53http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af841e2dd8044104963e2dcb0f78f9cdTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:58:00 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The actress who became famous playing the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo, claiming to know callers' futures in ubiquitous TV infomercials and commercials 15 years ago, has died of cancer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af841e2dd8044104963e2dcb0f78f9cdAnalog Devices to buy Linear Technology in chips dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca393fc7c3b4468785e0e54c4a6d6a6eTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:39:57 GMTAnalog Devices says it's buying fellow chipmaker Linear Technology Corp. for roughly $14.8 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca393fc7c3b4468785e0e54c4a6d6a6eBill Clinton prepares for most personal convention speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebc34243b1ff4d839f81ff10131c22fcTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:37:59 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — When Bill Clinton takes the stage Tuesday night for his 10th address to a Democratic convention, the ex-president, husband and party standard-bearer will step into a singular role in American history: potential first gentleman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebc34243b1ff4d839f81ff10131c22fc2 attorneys general refuse subpoenas on climate change probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d12a925b7b184bb9b12c175bae67b4cbTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:17:41 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York and Massachusetts attorneys general are refusing to comply with congressional subpoenas seeking records about their investigations into whether Exxon Mobil misled investors about man-made climate change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d12a925b7b184bb9b12c175bae67b4cbSuspect sought in death of Texas journalist, investorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8eb83217884416aab9fe663ae3934dbTue, 26 Jul 2016 21:37:59 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A longtime Texas journalist whose death got the attention of UNESCO and journalism advocacy groups may have been killed over a disagreement in his separate real estate business, police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8eb83217884416aab9fe663ae3934dbArizona police: Bank manager foils robbery attempthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a48aabdf124844548b1f86295ad76f0eTue, 26 Jul 2016 20:38:16 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tucson police say a bank manager foiled an attempted armed robbery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a48aabdf124844548b1f86295ad76f0eMan dead from heat exposure had 109-degree body temperaturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af212c8633842c285910f20a37790e3Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:50:00 GMTROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man who died from heat exposure in South Carolina had a body temperature of 109 degrees Fahrenheit when he was found.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af212c8633842c285910f20a37790e3Fiat Chrysler revises sales, shows streak ended in 2013http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a03843b26fd4d7a93b0f738a249d7a7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:34:39 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler has revised more than five years of U.S. sales figures and says a much-touted streak of 75 months of gains should have ended in 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a03843b26fd4d7a93b0f738a249d7a7As iPhone sale sag, Apple touts apps and services insteadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0dc15dba08043009121122a319e1851Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:15:39 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — You can expect to hear a lot more from Apple about the virtues of mobile apps and online services in coming months. And for good reason: They're just about the only part of Apple's business that's growing right now.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0dc15dba08043009121122a319e1851