FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Jul 2016 10:13:17 -07:00The Latest: Trump: I rejected chances to build in Russia, 27 Jul 2016 15:40:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): protests, no marches on convention's Day 3, 27 Jul 2016 16:57:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Small protests popped up around downtown Philadelphia on Wednesday and no marches were planned, making for quieter streets on Day 3 of the Democratic convention. Conversations about encryption issue still needed, 27 Jul 2016 16:13:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — FBI Director James Comey says government and the tech industry need to sort out their differences over encryption before "something terrible happens" that would make productive conversations impossible. shock for water with amoeba that killed rafter, 27 Jul 2016 16:17:27 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The water at a North Carolina whitewater recreation center will be treated with 10 times the amount of chlorine typically needed to kill a brain-eating amoeba to get rid of the microorganism that caused the death of a rafter from Ohio last month, scientists said. Orthodox reach Kiev monastery despite threats, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims reached the center of Ukraine's capital on Wednesday, finishing a procession to the city's most revered monastery after their march was disrupted a day earlier. convicted of killing girlfriend in dorm gets 20-40 years, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:47 GMTLANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A man convicted of killing his girlfriend in her dorm room at a Pennsylvania university will spend 20 to 40 years in prison. Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginia, 27 Jul 2016 15:41:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than 35 years after he tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in an effort to impress actress Jodie Foster, John Hinckley Jr. will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full time with his mother in Virginia, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. Fighting in Syrian city yields trove of IS intelligence, 27 Jul 2016 15:37:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is exploiting an enormous amount of digital information about the Islamic State obtained by Syrian rebels who are fighting for control of the city of Manbij, a spokesman for the American-led military coalition said Wednesday. dropped against Oregon woman in California rampage, 27 Jul 2016 15:40:47 GMTSALEM, Oregon (AP) — All charges have been dropped against an Oregon woman arrested in Northern California after a man was shot and a family was kidnapped and taken on a harrowing ride. of the events following the arrest of Freddie Gray, 27 Jul 2016 15:43:12 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The events following the April 12, 2015, arrest of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who was injured in the custody of the Baltimore Police Department and died a week later. Six officers involved in the arrest were charged. Latest: Manslaughter dismissed against Florida deputy, 27 Jul 2016 15:38:57 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on manslaughter charge dismissed against Florida deputy (all times local): Latest: Day 3: Speeches by Obama, Biden, Kaine, 27 Jul 2016 16:19:28 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): chief concerned at Turkey's restrictions on human rights, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:30 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is expressing concern at the Turkish government's restrictions on individual rights under the state of emergency imposed after a failed July 15 coup and "worrying reports" of mistreatment of some military detainees. authorities charge 3 Syrians with terrorism, 27 Jul 2016 16:03:56 GMTSOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A Bulgarian prosecutor has charged three Syrian nationals with terrorism offenses. rush to rescue 46 from sinking boat off Alaska islands, 27 Jul 2016 15:56:33 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two ships heard the Coast Guard's emergency call to help a sinking fishing boat and rushed to rescue 46 crew members who had hopped into life rafts off Alaska's Aleutian Islands. Bulldozer operator killed in Big Sur fire, 27 Jul 2016 16:22:13 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): rooting for Trump? Obama and Trump disagree, 27 Jul 2016 16:06:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — It's her party now. Latest: Trump: Obama is US's 'most ignorant president', 27 Jul 2016 15:55:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): Latest: Rallies, small protests on quieter Day 3 at DNC, 27 Jul 2016 15:54:00 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests and demonstrations on Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention (all times local): flights disrupted by Iceland air traffic glitch, 27 Jul 2016 15:42:00 GMTREYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's airport authority says the country briefly closed its airspace to flights because of a technical problem at its air traffic control center. reports first quarterly loss in nearly 7 years, 27 Jul 2016 15:47:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its first quarterly loss in nearly seven years. Latest: Pope urges Poles to show compassion to migrants, 27 Jul 2016 16:28:35 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local): Latest: Activists angry over decision to drop charges, 27 Jul 2016 16:53:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the case against officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who was injured in police custody (all times local): reverses part of Iowa lottery fraud conviction, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:22 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Court of Appeals on Wednesday reversed a portion of the fraud convictions of a former lottery official accused of fixing a Hot Lotto game in Iowa in 2010 but upheld a second conviction. Latest: Pope urges Poland to show compassion to migrants, 27 Jul 2016 16:13:51 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local): Latest: Paul Ryan spokesman calls Putin a 'devious thug', 27 Jul 2016 16:50:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the hacking of the Democratic National Committee (all times local): Feds to complete purchase of Maine blueberries, 27 Jul 2016 16:07:09 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — In the face of industry pressure, the federal government is spending up to $4.4 million to complete a plan to help Maine's blueberry industry by buying surplus crop. police: Would-be robber shot, killed at man's house, 27 Jul 2016 15:56:59 GMTBOONEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after they say an eastern Kentucky man shot two of three suspected robbers at his home, killing one of them. ready to host final major of the year, 27 Jul 2016 16:04:47 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Defending champion Jason Day got his first look at Baltusrol on Wednesday — one day before the start of the PGA Championship. gene found with help from Ice Bucket Challenge, 27 Jul 2016 15:46:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The ALS Association is crediting money raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge for the discovery of a gene's connection to the progressive disease. look at recent police deaths involving black men, 27 Jul 2016 15:55:13 GMTFreddie Gray, a young black man, entered a police van in April 2015 — shackled, but alive. He died a week later, his neck snapped during what turned out to be a deadly 44-minute ride that sparked riots and a nationwide debate over race and policing. Latest: Pope greeted in Krakow by Polish president, 27 Jul 2016 15:42:44 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local): drop all remaining charges in Freddie Gray case, 27 Jul 2016 16:59:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday dropped all remaining charges against the three Baltimore police officers who were still awaiting trial in Freddie Gray' death, blaming police for a biased investigation that failed to produce a single conviction.'s scholars reject government-written sermons, 27 Jul 2016 16:06:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — In a rebuke to the Egyptian government, the top religious scholars of Egypt's Al-Azhar have rejected new government measures to standardize Friday sermons, saying such a step would "freeze" the development of religious discourse. police probe: Nice had appropriate security measures, 27 Jul 2016 16:26:57 GMTPARIS (AP) — An internal probe by French police has concluded that security measures were appropriate in Nice on the night of the deadly Bastille Day truck attack that left 84 people dead and hundreds wounded. network paying $25M to settle overbilling claims, 27 Jul 2016 16:51:35 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has paid $25 million to settle some claims in a federal whistleblower lawsuit accusing the hospital network of overbilling government insurance programs for neurosurgery. profit slips due to fewer box-office hits, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Comcast's second-quarter profit slipped because of fewer movie hits from its NBCUniversal film-and-TV arm, but it posted big gains in internet customers and its smallest video losses for a second quarter in at least a decade. Latest: Trump: Clinton shouldn't get security briefings, 27 Jul 2016 16:05:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): appear for Vince Neil in misdemeanor battery case, 27 Jul 2016 15:46:40 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorneys for Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil say they're investigating what led to a misdemeanor battery charge accusing Neil of grabbing a woman's hair and pulling her to the ground in April outside a Las Vegas Strip resort. fears Burundi journalist arrested last week is dead, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:33 GMTKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — The family of a Burundian journalist who was arrested last week, reportedly by the country's National Intelligence Service, said Wednesday it now fears he is dead.'s chief justice defends his marriage memo, 27 Jul 2016 15:44:28 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's suspended Chief Justice Roy Moore is defending his January memo to probate judges regarding same-sex marriage. stock indexes slip; Apple jumps on strong earnings, 27 Jul 2016 15:36:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were moving mostly lower in late morning trading Wednesday as gains in technology stocks like Apple were offset by declines in consumer staples makers including Coca-Cola. Energy companies fell along with the price of crude oil. Investors were looking ahead to a decision on interest rates from the Federal Reserve, which wraps up a two-day policy meeting later in the day. Latest: State will appeal deputy manslaughter ruling, 27 Jul 2016 16:08:38 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on manslaughter charge dismissed against Florida deputy (all times local): you tip the Uber driver? Here's what to give them, 27 Jul 2016 16:14:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — On-demand apps make life easier: A few taps on my phone and I can get a cab in minutes or groceries delivered to my door.'s the Beef? Everywhere at and around PGA Championship, 27 Jul 2016 16:57:46 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Andrew Johnston already has had a busy few days in the New York area. You know, pastrami at Katz's Deli, sampling burgers throughout Manhattan, and getting a taste of the fare from his newest sponsor, Arby's. worker pleads for medical coverage with billboards, 27 Jul 2016 16:06:47 GMTWEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who spent three weeks looking for survivors in the days after the 9/11 attacks is using billboards in a push to have his kidney disease added to the list of covered conditions by a fund to help Ground Zero workers with health problems. Thai activists charged with criminal defamation, 27 Jul 2016 15:36:48 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Three Thai human rights activists have been charged with criminal defamation over a report that detailed alleged systematic torture inside military enclosures in the country's southern provinces. All three denied the charges and were freed Wednesday without having to post bail. continues after Kansas skydiver's body located, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:35 GMTCUSHING, Okla. (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine how a Kansas skydiver was separated from her parachute harness during a jump in Oklahoma. for higher bond in Missouri police shooting delayed, 27 Jul 2016 16:18:02 GMTCLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a suburban St. Louis police officer, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down, is already jailed on $500,000 bond, and prosecutors want the amount to be even higher. mulls giving mountain peak to Finland, 27 Jul 2016 16:18:55 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Norway is considering moving a mountain — or at least its peak — to neighboring Finland.