FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:47:13 -07:00Girl says her mom asked for forgiveness before stabbing herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/941e030235d748de98269a8612bc6c6dThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:17:36 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Everyone was asleep when Isabel Martinez began stabbing her children and then fatally stabbed her husband as he tried seek help, her daughter told a child welfare caseworker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/941e030235d748de98269a8612bc6c6dAlex Bowman to replace Earnhardt Jr. in No. 88 car in 2018http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3777121cfad64793a2b8444bd54696b4Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:32:11 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. got the replacement he wanted. Alex Bowman got his dream job.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3777121cfad64793a2b8444bd54696b4Markets Right Now: US stocks waver in midday tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f0d122b8b544286a8954eea5f269f91Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:55:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f0d122b8b544286a8954eea5f269f91Texas A&M cites business conflict in removing provosthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a41ada3bbe084790a0de522301e39716Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:37:11 GMTCOLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M has removed a provost and executive vice president from her post after an audit found "significant" conflicts of interest after university contracts were awarded to a business run by her spouse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a41ada3bbe084790a0de522301e39716The Latest: OJ Simpson supporters arrive at Nevada prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea41497f36ad4f77a47fb1dcf9ffae38Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:20:21 GMTLOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on O.J. Simpson's parole hearing (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea41497f36ad4f77a47fb1dcf9ffae38Suspect to plead not guilty in kidnapping of China scholarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c8b699084ed403793e7aa0380561f66Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:10:46 GMTURBANA, Ill. (AP) — A 28-year-old man charged in the abduction of a University of Illinois scholar from China plans to plead not guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c8b699084ed403793e7aa0380561f66The Latest: Analysts say new bill would leave 22M uninsuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2ae90b9680d414e9371d57f580a21aaThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:43:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican effort to repeal the Obama health law (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2ae90b9680d414e9371d57f580a21aaUN slaps sanctions on 8 linked to Islamic State and al-Qaidahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60ce3508161843ed94fa56fd8c436bffThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:47:29 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has voted unanimously to impose sanctions against eight individuals and businesses linked to the Islamic State extremist group and al-Qaida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60ce3508161843ed94fa56fd8c436bffGermany raises pressure on Turkey after activist jailedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48ca12ec2f9a42c481b9e3527689ea79Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:46:08 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The German government increased pressure on Turkey Thursday after the jailing of a human rights activist, telling all citizens traveling there to exercise caution and threatening to withhold backing for German investments in Turkey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48ca12ec2f9a42c481b9e3527689ea79The Latest: EU's Tusk urges Poland's president to meethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2580c5b8d11142c49998f1fd15aee6f1Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:20:12 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Poland's parliamentary vote (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2580c5b8d11142c49998f1fd15aee6f1California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82c75c227a7b4799b955b6037d5d6c70Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:33:31 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California's vast San Joaquin Valley, the country's most productive farming region, is engulfed by some of the nation's dirtiest skies, forcing the state's largest air district to spend more than $40 billion in the past quarter-century to enforce hundreds of stringent pollution rules.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82c75c227a7b4799b955b6037d5d6c70US stocks waver as earnings and central banks dominatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c38ac76139d46ba8736dc650559712eThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:27:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are wavering between small gains and losses in early afternoon trading Thursday as some weak earnings put a dent in industrial and basic materials companies. Health care companies including Abbott Laboratories are rising as investors focus on quarterly results as well as the latest commentary from the European Central bank, which left its key interest rate unchanged. Major stock indexes closed at record highs a day earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c38ac76139d46ba8736dc650559712eUK's Liberal Democrats make Vince Cable party leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b46dd8e9225048dca43368dd5fb7fddcThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:58:01 GMTLONDON (AP) — Former British Business Secretary Vince Cable has become the new leader of the Liberal Democrats in Britain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b46dd8e9225048dca43368dd5fb7fddcQatar suggests cyberattack emanated from Gulfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e6c98d9d524478c9aceba9dcecd4fd0Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:53:17 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatari officials investigating a cyberattack that sparked a diplomatic crisis with neighboring Gulf states and Egypt say their findings confirm that the beneficiary of the attack is the United Arab Emirates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e6c98d9d524478c9aceba9dcecd4fd0Doctor who linked kids' lead exposure to health issues dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3711357fcdfa40cca58edacee7aaba0bThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:20:34 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A pediatrician and University of Pittsburgh researcher who linked lead exposure in children to health and intelligence issues has died. Dr. Herbert Needleman was 89.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3711357fcdfa40cca58edacee7aaba0bHonorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-freehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f38498a645f3459089e2acb3d46ff4f1Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:47:08 GMTOFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f38498a645f3459089e2acb3d46ff4f1Police: Grudge against state agency led to funeral attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7354a6bba28541aebdf613459ed6c59dThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:23:21 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An investigator says a man who drove his car into mourners at a South Carolina graveside had a grudge against the state mental health agency where the woman being buried worked.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7354a6bba28541aebdf613459ed6c59dHouse backs road in remote Alaska wildlife refugehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e65ada121184c10afc1d581ab38d4eaThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:35:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved legislation allowing a proposed road through a remote national wildlife refuge in Alaska that was rejected by the Obama administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e65ada121184c10afc1d581ab38d4eaKuwait shuts Iran cultural mission, expels some diplomatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b458df5697461ba5d0541304609abdThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:46:06 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait said on Thursday it is shutting the Iranian cultural mission and calling for a reduction in the number of Iranian diplomats stationed in the country, deepening a rift between the Gulf Arab states and Tehran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b458df5697461ba5d0541304609abdBarguil triumphs on Stage 18, Froome retains overall leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40ae2786064b4eaa95dc4c416acdd101Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:43:09 GMTCOL D'IZOARD, France (AP) — French rider Warren Barguil triumphed on the barren slopes of the fearsome Col d'Izoard climb in the Alps, winning his second stage of the 104th Tour de France while Chris Froome successfully defended his overall race lead on Thursday, putting him within touching distance of a fourth Tour crown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40ae2786064b4eaa95dc4c416acdd1012 missing Burundi teens entered Canada; no foul play seenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44ad2335ef7c4a868ba9d69f60815b54Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:12:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Police have received reports that two of the Burundi teenagers gone missing after an international robotics competition were seen crossing the border into Canada.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44ad2335ef7c4a868ba9d69f60815b54Researchers in Cambodia find nest of rare riverine birdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34be44993a8f417db812cb264257c2c3Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:41:55 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Wildlife researchers in Cambodia have found a breeding location for the masked finfoot bird, one of the world's most endangered, raising hopes of its continuing survival, the researchers announced Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34be44993a8f417db812cb264257c2c3Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/873ed6a793874564b09068ae3e334aebThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:51:12 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Investigators have no leads or suspects in the death of a 10-year-old Miami boy from an apparent fentanyl overdose, the youngest known victim of the opioid crisis in the city, the police chief said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/873ed6a793874564b09068ae3e334aebVienna airport to increase security with face scan systemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5228ebff80b94aba939ab0bcb12b1946Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:02:24 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Vienna airport officials say security measures are being increased with the installation of face-scanning systems at passport control points.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5228ebff80b94aba939ab0bcb12b1946The Latest: McCain says he's grateful and will return soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46a311288c714cbfb50d5575c9de8231Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:42:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Sen. John McCain being diagnosed with a brain tumor (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46a311288c714cbfb50d5575c9de8231Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d584d3f0ec154e6eb4eda7ca7ddbb522Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:03:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Oscar and Grammy winner Common surprised a group of New York students by donating $10,000 to help their teachers buy supplies like calculators and science kits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d584d3f0ec154e6eb4eda7ca7ddbb522The Latest: Texas Senate concludes midnight sessionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9ebe5766ca64cc8819748ddc89bd310Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:21:04 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Texas Senate hustling to pass bills in the first week of the special legislative session (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9ebe5766ca64cc8819748ddc89bd310AP source: Sandoval to sign minor league deal with Giantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590dcd3022fe428ba57576b0ec6cd6d7Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:40:54 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A person with knowledge of his plans tells The Associated Press that Pablo Sandoval plans to sign a minor league contract to return to the San Francisco Giants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590dcd3022fe428ba57576b0ec6cd6d7Venezuela's Maduro, foes head into crucial showdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cfb3d7d72814d5cb830dd0e460accd0Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:37:10 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Large swaths of Venezuela's capital were shuttered and silent Thursday as opponents of President Nicolas Maduro called the first major national strike since a 2002 stoppage that failed to topple Maduro's predecessor Hugo Chavez.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cfb3d7d72814d5cb830dd0e460accd0After foul ball catch, Christie says booing comes with jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/561ad35764d34aaeae2bde602655261eThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:45:13 GMTNORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Days after catching boos after snagging a foul ball at a Mets game, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he's never seen a politician cheered at a sporting event except for President George W. Bush after 9/11.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/561ad35764d34aaeae2bde602655261ePowerful storms in cause damage, flooding in Midwesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6c48e5d6b344d5786711d9f5cfa1405Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:43:46 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several hundred people evacuated their homes early Thursday in the small western Wisconsin community of Arcadia as heavy rain sent a creek over its banks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6c48e5d6b344d5786711d9f5cfa1405Fugitive in police chief slaying died in 1997 after strokehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f02d683020f64c94a2cfc6125c12ab76Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:31:50 GMTDARTMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Court documents show a man wanted in the 1980 killing of a Pennsylvania police chief lived in a secret room in his ex-wife's home and told her to bury him in the backyard when he died in 1997 after two strokes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f02d683020f64c94a2cfc6125c12ab76UK police get help from 9/11 experts in London fire recoveryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f052fdcf49e645a1a0a8ea1cef90a98eThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:48:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — London police who are struggling to identify victims of the fire at the Grenfell Tower apartment building have sought help from experts with experience: those who worked on recovering victims following the Sept. 11 attacks in the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f052fdcf49e645a1a0a8ea1cef90a98eMcCain says 'I'll be back soon' as he battles brain cancerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ffecdef642448a97a6284135bbd7c9Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:13:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Battling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain on Thursday promised to return to work, making a good-natured dig at his Republican and Democratic colleagues who were jolted by news of the six-term lawmaker's diagnosis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ffecdef642448a97a6284135bbd7c9Poland OKs law that puts top court under political controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e63fecb3a4946ee9c375c14b01fdb6bThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:35:39 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish lawmakers voted Thursday to approve a contentious law that gives control of the nation's Supreme Court to the president instead of to judges, sparking new protests outside parliament in Warsaw.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e63fecb3a4946ee9c375c14b01fdb6bDartmouth women's team hazed with sexualized PowerPointshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc26902b8a084e8d86a98c15c7666861Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:58:42 GMTHANOVER, N.H. (AP) — The women's swimming and diving team at Dartmouth College is on probation for telling first-year members to give sexualized PowerPoint presentations to teammates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc26902b8a084e8d86a98c15c7666861The Latest: Turkey says it would reciprocate German threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b22e2007b1eb4be9853e356b0e6b7754Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:06:18 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on relations between Turkey and Germany (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b22e2007b1eb4be9853e356b0e6b7754Tribe wants centuries-old remains found in Idahohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5317568ebacb496b9d480f1cd59a5d49Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:27:34 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A tribe says it will seek possession of human bones found protruding from an Idaho badger hole after tests determined they weren't from modern day homicide victims but belonged to people who lived five centuries ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5317568ebacb496b9d480f1cd59a5d49Congressional Budget Office: Revised GOP health bill would increase number of uninsured people by 22 million in 2026http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e3d3ef354bb407fbbe55c93b4bdf6a7Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:25:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Budget Office: Revised GOP health bill would increase number of uninsured people by 22 million in 2026.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e3d3ef354bb407fbbe55c93b4bdf6a7Blues avoid arbitration, sign Parayko to $27.5M, 5-year dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/259fd354363e4789bdd0856b93f3df4fThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:09:26 GMTThe St. Louis Blues signed defenseman Colton Parayko to a $27.5 million, five-year contract just before the sides were set to go to arbitration on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/259fd354363e4789bdd0856b93f3df4fAP source: Marlins trade Phelps to Mariners for prospectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b747f4633964491daac47f7b51d120b9Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:20:51 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the Miami Marlins have traded right-handed reliever David Phelps to the Seattle Mariners for four prospects, including highly regarded outfielder Brayan Hernandez.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b747f4633964491daac47f7b51d120b9AP Explains: What are Trump's options in Venezuela?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/791cb508a5ec478d931517b55aa4178dThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:43:41 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Trump administration is threatening to take "strong and swift economic actions" if Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro proceeds with his plan to rewrite the nation's constitution and consolidate power over the few remaining institutions outside the control of the ruling party. A senior administration official said this week that "all options are being discussed and debated," implying that Trump could use Venezuela's dependence on oil exports to the U.S. as a means of pressuring Maduro to halt the July 30 constitutional assembly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/791cb508a5ec478d931517b55aa4178dThe Latest: 'March for healing' for woman shot in Minnesotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb0f4ab669b74f0b9c61049ed74d76a4Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:46:03 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a sexual assault in Minneapolis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb0f4ab669b74f0b9c61049ed74d76a4Alexa, turn up my Kenmore AC; Sears cuts a deal with Amazonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8072f936f444cdcac95e2a7c2af8855Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:24:45 GMTHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears will begin selling its appliances on Amazon.com, including smart appliances that can be synced with Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8072f936f444cdcac95e2a7c2af8855Turkish foreign minister says that Turkey would reciprocate 'threats' from Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88f652266614f6d8d84a5d2b6b245b5Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:49:11 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish foreign minister says that Turkey would reciprocate 'threats' from Germany.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88f652266614f6d8d84a5d2b6b245b5Top-seeded Garcia loses to 140th-ranked Martincova at Gstaadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44721644555e4efaba4684766df4bdf4Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:32:14 GMTGSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded Caroline Garcia of France was beaten by 140th-ranked Tereza Martincova 7-5, 7-6 (1) in the second round of the Gstaad Ladies Championship on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44721644555e4efaba4684766df4bdf4The Latest: Partner of German jailed in Turkey urges releasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d06b2f214eda45beaa0e980c1eafc438Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:58:13 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on relations between Turkey and Germany (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d06b2f214eda45beaa0e980c1eafc438Turkey arrests man with 'hero' T-shirt during coup trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edc4f26f0004048bd68319df6d62f9eThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:44:36 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's official news agency says a man has been arrested on suspicion of terror propaganda for wearing a T-shirt with the word "hero" on it while attending a relative's court hearing linked to last year's failed coup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edc4f26f0004048bd68319df6d62f9eFlorida lawmaker says toilet paper withheld from inmateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dcdebaf304e4152908b675eeea95814Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:55:38 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida lawmaker says basic necessities such as toilet paper and soap are being withheld from inmates in some Florida prisons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dcdebaf304e4152908b675eeea95814Prosecutors to hear evidence before ruling on death penaltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fe3163a57b8457fbc2c1cf1067fc536Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:36:30 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors will hear evidence from attorneys of a man charged with aggravated murder for a blaze that killed seven people in Ohio before deciding whether to pursue the death penalty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fe3163a57b8457fbc2c1cf1067fc536