FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:00:32 -07:00Sanders, delegates to meet privately amid lingering angsthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e565d5b4c9749f5b5daf62476840db5Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:16:10 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amid lingering angst over the primary process, Bernie Sanders has a chance to encourage his supporters to embrace party unity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e565d5b4c9749f5b5daf62476840db5German official: man who blew himself up in Ansbach was to be deported to Bulgaria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d80a18c91d41cfbe7af4b6b2800ec5Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:41:46 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German official: man who blew himself up in Ansbach was to be deported to Bulgaria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d80a18c91d41cfbe7af4b6b2800ec5The Latest: Australia asks Beijing, Manila to respect rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27b12e52aa6b49d0a8913bae6a2df72fMon, 25 Jul 2016 09:15:28 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting in Laos of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27b12e52aa6b49d0a8913bae6a2df72fDIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8845e6552c4eb4a0d17eeed70b5b60Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:53:44 GMTHillary Clinton and Mary Thomas have little in common, except for this: They both hope to add to the meager ranks of America's female elected officials come January.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8845e6552c4eb4a0d17eeed70b5b60The end of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat freehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9953575e937f40ce8bde1f098310d23aMon, 25 Jul 2016 09:08:11 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Their abilities to travel, multiply and spread disease have always made rats one of mankind's greatest pests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9953575e937f40ce8bde1f098310d23aPhilippine president declares government cease-fire and urges communist rebels to do the same to foster talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5033b22f0e343a3b9880d729cd1485bMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:48:38 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine president declares government cease-fire and urges communist rebels to do the same to foster talks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5033b22f0e343a3b9880d729cd1485bWatch for behavior changes for clues of dementia onsethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c48e104cfd48acbd3fda1a4b448692Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:45:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Memory loss may not always be the first warning sign that dementia is brewing — changes in behavior or personality might be an early clue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c48e104cfd48acbd3fda1a4b448692Obama aide visits China after South China Sea rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11cf092810d14d1a8851ccdb2a4e4037Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:27:24 GMTBEIJING (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice held talks with Chinese officials Monday in the highest-level visit by a White House official since an international tribunal issued a ruling that invalidated China's expansive claims in the South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11cf092810d14d1a8851ccdb2a4e4037The Latest: Man who blew himself up known to policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0342c3ff3252488d97b843446dd3c87aMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:41:43 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0342c3ff3252488d97b843446dd3c87aGerman business optimism down only a bit after Brexit votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdec26588212481d838fcf34d03f3331Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:11:12 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A closely watched index of German business optimism declined only slightly in July following Britain's vote to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdec26588212481d838fcf34d03f3331Asian stock mixed on caution sets in after Wall Street cheerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00f80a0fcc6142658eb44c33a3175636Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:54:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Monday, as cautiousness set in after markets were earlier cheered by upbeat signs from Wall Street, a strengthening U.S. dollar and promises from the Group of 20 nations over the weekend to support global growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00f80a0fcc6142658eb44c33a3175636What are the top 20 priciest Medicare prescription drugs?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e15f21d8bdf4634a2f2678bfa08f48dMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:55:49 GMTA look at Medicare's top 20 priciest prescription drugs in 2015, ranked by their cost above the program's "catastrophic" coverage threshold. Medicare's catastrophic protection kicks in after a beneficiary has spent a given amount of their own money, $4,850 this year. The beneficiary pays only 5 percent, while their insurer pays 15 percent, and taxpayers cover 80 percent. Catastrophic spending is a large and growing share of total costs, threatening to make Medicare's popular prescription plan financially unsustainable.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e15f21d8bdf4634a2f2678bfa08f48dVietnam's rubber-stamp assembly re-elects Quang as presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9906e39dc9c4a7fa283c6863f735fe4Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:33:15 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Tran Dai Quang was sworn in as Vietnam's president for the second time in four months after being re-elected Monday by the country's rubber-stamp National Assembly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9906e39dc9c4a7fa283c6863f735fe4Report: Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35a55cedc5324e4a9abbce70c1f5a0f5Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:51:38 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run television station says authorities have issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists as the country presses ahead with a crackdown against people with alleged links to a U.S.-based Muslim cleric in the wake of a failed coup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35a55cedc5324e4a9abbce70c1f5a0f5The Latest: Syrian blew himself up near wine bar by concerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a2aa62bd1ad4bd1990bd99ea2f64a08Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:34:07 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a2aa62bd1ad4bd1990bd99ea2f64a08For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa777ca2afdb41b6b895ca3d6b748a1dMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:35:09 GMTKING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a problem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa777ca2afdb41b6b895ca3d6b748a1dClinton's turn: Guide to the Democratic National Conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db445206b5ef4f589727e1abb8a0690dMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:30:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's Hillary Clinton's turn.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db445206b5ef4f589727e1abb8a0690dChina scores diplomatic victory, avoids criticism from ASEANhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9674812e183848078f67803842f17f14Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:34:41 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — China scored an unequivocal diplomatic victory Monday, preventing Southeast Asia's main grouping from criticizing it for territorially expanding in the South China Sea, even though some of the bloc's members are victims of Beijing's actions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9674812e183848078f67803842f17f14Ericsson CEO steps down amid tightened competitionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b90b73990f4e48a3aa02132a862f1bc4Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:00:05 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Hans Vestberg has stepped down as CEO and president of telecoms company Ericsson as the company struggles to improve earnings amid tightening competition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b90b73990f4e48a3aa02132a862f1bc4Emergency on Greek island after fire threatens homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7116f2cf3f574e9dba3c4152520b3a4eMon, 25 Jul 2016 09:47:48 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Authorities have declared a state of emergency on the Greek island of Chios after a forest fire fanned by high winds threatened homes overnight.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7116f2cf3f574e9dba3c4152520b3a4eQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de4196a00b3435e884ce02c85bb1650Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:02:21 GMT"The party now needs new leadership that will open the doors of the party and welcome in working people and young people." — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders after the resignation of Debbie Wasserman Schultz as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de4196a00b3435e884ce02c85bb1650Japanese Buddhist priest contemplates canoe gold in Riohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51dd3e61571d484bb2ca94580925b359Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:40:06 GMTNAGANO, Japan (AP) — When he's not chanting and living the austere life of a Buddhist priest, Kazuki Yazawa contemplates Olympic gold.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51dd3e61571d484bb2ca94580925b359Premier: France needs new security culture after Nice attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec5f08f962584327b0b6ed8ac5ab5708Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:59:10 GMTPARIS (AP) — Prime Minister Manuel Valls says France needs to rethink its security culture, amid an escalating scandal over the government's handling of police deployment in Nice on the night of the deadly Bastille Day attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec5f08f962584327b0b6ed8ac5ab5708Kerry meets SEAsia ministers after Chinese diplomatic winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8977ea342fc4d78a9574fc24e898208Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:20:26 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with his counterparts from South East Asia after they were unable to agree on a statement criticizing China for territorially expansion in the South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8977ea342fc4d78a9574fc24e898208Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b187395e4944d5a83cdda4688728bafMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:36:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Brandi Chastain likes U.S. soccer's prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b187395e4944d5a83cdda4688728bafAuthorities: 2 killed, as many as 17 shot at nightclub in Fort Myers, Floridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/712ee84c829d4eb3ac2bde6a459226b5Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:20:12 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities: 2 killed, as many as 17 shot at nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/712ee84c829d4eb3ac2bde6a459226b5Duterte allies win leadership of Congress ahead of speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f181dd56aee845909511a1f51524136bMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:18:04 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — New President Rodrigo Duterte's two main political allies have been elected to head the two chambers of the Philippine Congress in overwhelming victories he would need to push proposed legislation, including restoring the death penalty and shifting the country to a federal state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f181dd56aee845909511a1f51524136bAuthorities: 2 killed, 17 shot at Florida nightclubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d2ca54511114dbeb7512286c6806c05Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:40:14 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been killed and more than a dozen shot at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d2ca54511114dbeb7512286c6806c05Trump convention message cheers white supremacistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f646a00791ac4b07affb093e2778d1c9Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:28:15 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — They don't like to be called white supremacists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f646a00791ac4b07affb093e2778d1c9Hillary Clinton still hard to define despite her many roleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b4b02be1a543349cfdb4806a2dd9a0Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:26:40 GMTWhen she was about 14, Hillary Clinton says, she wrote to NASA volunteering for astronaut training.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b4b02be1a543349cfdb4806a2dd9a0The Latest: Paramedics quick to respond to Ansbach blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0194ef0cc3654d79b0d55b673fb5660cMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:38:23 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0194ef0cc3654d79b0d55b673fb5660cIraq: Suicide car bomber hits checkpoint, killing 14 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d34e6113ef34ba388aaa371c89335fbMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:45:18 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a checkpoint outside a Shiite town north of Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 14 people, Iraqi officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d34e6113ef34ba388aaa371c89335fbThe Latest: 2 victims of Wuerzburg attack still serioushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a1790ec19394e0e94f182982e642dd9Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:27:11 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a1790ec19394e0e94f182982e642dd9Last of slain Baton Rouge officers to be buried Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59018a9129004a2a93ddf3e615f6bdebMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:46:48 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The last of the three Louisiana law enforcement officers killed in an ambush near a busy highway in Baton Rouge is being buried Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59018a9129004a2a93ddf3e615f6bdebIraq: Suicide car bomber hits checkpoint, kills 11 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adb6e8d76e1f4018962f110e49a47829Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:18:30 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a suicide bomber has rammed his explosives-laden car into a checkpoint north of Baghdad, killing at least 11 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adb6e8d76e1f4018962f110e49a47829New life, new destruction for Southern California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e386e18e72540faa54c5f1b9a442b6fMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:56:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A wildfire that destroyed 18 homes has surged back to unpredictable life, darkening the skies north of Los Angeles with black smoke and driving thousands from their homes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e386e18e72540faa54c5f1b9a442b6fThe Latest: China says talks with SE Asia nations 'positive'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb3aba3f696e45fa85d115fc709a82c1Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:28:07 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting in Laos of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb3aba3f696e45fa85d115fc709a82c1Japan sees trade surplus in June as imports drop 19 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0c36e2ca65144d6a88468cecfb14aa3Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:29:13 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan posted a better-than-expected trade surplus in June, as imports fell nearly 19 percent, outpacing a more modest decline in exports.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0c36e2ca65144d6a88468cecfb14aa3US Embassy in Myanmar apologizes after tear gas accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36761f8dfc4841f18b83f8ea0ea0e216Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:35:04 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Myanmar issued a public apology Monday after a tear gas grenade accidentally exploded during a security exercise, sending fumes out onto the street and sparking rumors of a bomb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36761f8dfc4841f18b83f8ea0ea0e216The Latest: Munich police arrest 16-year-old Afghanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f957ec8b5b764047904a7274f2e29a97Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:44:35 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f957ec8b5b764047904a7274f2e29a97AP Exclusive: Pricey drugs overwhelm Medicare safeguardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd9e9b1fe9864ad2be9b19123cb3c365Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:12:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at taxpayer expense, government numbers show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd9e9b1fe9864ad2be9b19123cb3c365Can hard-throwing Cabrera challenge Chapman's throne?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf978d62c2b146e096d67fa3f51aca0eMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:06:19 GMTAroldis Chapman may finally have some competition for the title of baseball's hardest-throwing pitcher.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf978d62c2b146e096d67fa3f51aca0eFarewell to VCRs: Japanese maker to shelve once-hit producthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59aaa8e7700a40049c38123b520e8e9aMon, 25 Jul 2016 09:16:06 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video cassette recorder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59aaa8e7700a40049c38123b520e8e9aBoos to cheers: Durant heads home to Oakland with Team USAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52b1236d941240a882732676cf1465c3Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:35:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Even in a jersey with "USA" on the chest, Kevin Durant got some boos at Staples Center on Sunday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52b1236d941240a882732676cf1465c3UN mission in Afghanistan finds children bear brunt of warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/772527d5885047f39bbc199dfad6d5dcMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:50:46 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The number of children killed or wounded in Afghanistan's conflict surged in the first half of 2016, compared to the same period last year, the United Nations mission in Afghanistan said on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/772527d5885047f39bbc199dfad6d5dcChecklist of possible behavioral warning signs of dementiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f50c1b9bef974c97a271ece753cb2ffcMon, 25 Jul 2016 07:46:24 GMTResearchers on Sunday outlined a syndrome called "mild behavioral impairment" that may be a harbinger of Alzheimer's or other dementias, and proposed a checklist of symptoms to help identify who's at risk. The symptoms must mark a change from prior behavior and have lasted at least six months. Among the questions:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f50c1b9bef974c97a271ece753cb2ffcGermany: Syrian asylum seekers blows himself up, wounding 12http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61bf7757616a46fd87334efc088451f8Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:00:27 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A failed asylum-seeker from Syria blew himself up and wounded 12 people after being turned away from an open-air music festival in southern Germany in what officials said Monday may have been a suicide bombing. It was the fourth attack to shake Germany in a week — three of them carried out by recent immigrants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61bf7757616a46fd87334efc088451f8At Dem convention, Obama seeks to counter GOP doom-and-gloomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64f7b93ef894446fa017fa9942df5708Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:18:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — And then the skies cleared and the sun shone. Or so it may seem this week, as Democrats stage a convention aimed squarely at countering the dark-and-stormy vision presented by Republicans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64f7b93ef894446fa017fa9942df5708Philippine leader declares ceasefire with communist rebelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e606b0efc5cf4e2a95ab32bb2ed3bde2Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:32:18 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared a unilateral ceasefire with communist guerrillas effectively immediately Monday and asked the rebels to do the same to end decades of deadly violence and foster the resumption of peace talks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e606b0efc5cf4e2a95ab32bb2ed3bde2Democrats seek display of unity despite leadership shufflehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53766920a4846cebe43d6872b0591c1Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:41:10 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democrats are opening their national convention in Philadelphia eager to show off a forward-looking party united behind Hillary Clinton, but they face lingering bitterness among supporters of defeated rival Bernie Sanders and a fresh political mess of the party's own making.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53766920a4846cebe43d6872b0591c1