FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:20:28 -07:00Twins top Mariners 3-2 on Suzuki's RBI single in 9thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09a4da910f0243ffa7373812e97641ddSun, 02 Aug 2015 03:44:08 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins haven't been hitting a whole lot lately.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09a4da910f0243ffa7373812e97641ddWHO and sailing body seek virus tests in Rio Olympic venueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23c7fb8f55ee40978ee04ad328b12da3Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:57:06 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The World Health Organization has asked the IOC to analyze virus levels in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic waters, and the governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent virus tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23c7fb8f55ee40978ee04ad328b12da3Malaysia seeks help in finding more debris from Flight 370http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e08c73472214441682097dc02f547a56Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:15:25 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian officials said Sunday that they would seek help from territories near the island where a suspected piece of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet was discovered to try to find more possible debris from the plane.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e08c73472214441682097dc02f547a56Giants win 9-7 in 11 innings to spoil Texas debut for Hamelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9345de0910f4b44a3942659400476a7Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:56:09 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels understood not getting to finish the eighth inning of his debut with the Texas Rangers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9345de0910f4b44a3942659400476a7At 93, TV producer Lear seeks to keep pushing boundarieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d1c33a585ae4479a891accc4437ff1eSun, 02 Aug 2015 05:28:13 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Veteran TV producer Norman Lear of "All in the Family" fame is looking ahead to his next groundbreaking series.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d1c33a585ae4479a891accc4437ff1eUS Secretary of State John Kerry meets Egyptian officialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fa40ad9bea54dec9b3eaa3e249fe057Sun, 02 Aug 2015 08:26:31 GMTCAIRO (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met Sunday with Egyptian officials in Cairo as part of a Mideast trip aimed at assuaging concerns over the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fa40ad9bea54dec9b3eaa3e249fe057Rousey crushes Correia to defend her title at UFC 190http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38532a80e6a34248bbbcced85fbbdbefSun, 02 Aug 2015 07:03:22 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It's not a good idea to give Ronda Rousey some extra motivation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38532a80e6a34248bbbcced85fbbdbef'Downton' producer doesn't shut door on big-screen filmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acd70602bc2b4269817ff61db7e23731Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:01:41 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — With "Downton Abbey" coming to an end, its executive producer is offering hope that a follow-up movie is at least a possibility.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acd70602bc2b4269817ff61db7e23731Australia's House speaker quits over travel expense scrutinyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ab545bc1244daab88b29691614ff8fSun, 02 Aug 2015 09:42:59 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — The speaker of Australia's House of Representatives resigned Sunday following weeks of accusations that she used taxpayer money to pay for extravagant and unnecessary travel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ab545bc1244daab88b29691614ff8fObama to unveil final power plant emissions limits on Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35777ee99ca84f33a8fa5ed0f4d2d3bcSun, 02 Aug 2015 04:15:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday will unveil the final version of his unprecedented regulations clamping down on carbon dioxide emissions from existing U.S. power plants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35777ee99ca84f33a8fa5ed0f4d2d3bcFirefighter killed, 2 dozen homes burn in California fireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9392722a6fce45fdbe20b6cfe3a2aedfSun, 02 Aug 2015 06:27:07 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter, burned two dozen homes and forced thousands of people to flee as crews continue to battle the flames from the air and the ground.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9392722a6fce45fdbe20b6cfe3a2aedfToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4f893c7ad74dee83694443a75ddaddSun, 02 Aug 2015 04:00:37 GMTToday is Sunday, August 2, the 214th day of 2015. There are 151 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4f893c7ad74dee83694443a75ddaddMore online, more on mobile: advertising executive to IOChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4eb36dc0559412fac99dd34cd1bb519Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:30:12 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A leading advertising executive told the IOC on Sunday that the Olympic body needs to stay relevant with the younger generation and concentrate more of its content on the Internet and via mobile devices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4eb36dc0559412fac99dd34cd1bb519Afghan Taliban issues statement quoting Haqqani group leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41c3d24a60034cddb944edf04ffc014aSun, 02 Aug 2015 07:29:08 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban issued a written statement Sunday purportedly quoting Jalaluddin Haqqani, the leader of the notoriously brutal Haqqani insurgent group, in an effort to quell rumors of his death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41c3d24a60034cddb944edf04ffc014aMore on line, more on mobile: advertising executive to IOChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ead8007b76c40b0ae7dfe364d2b6ca6Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:52:54 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A leading advertising executive told the IOC on Sunday that the Olympic body needs to stay relevant with the younger generation and concentrate more of its content on the Internet and via mobile devices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ead8007b76c40b0ae7dfe364d2b6ca6Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fde36905ba3d40c9b7f8e6d660b0d523Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:18:16 GMTBALMA, France (AP) — A wing flap suspected to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Saturday arrived at a French military testing facility where it will be analyzed by experts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fde36905ba3d40c9b7f8e6d660b0d523Zimbabwe confirms lion named Jericho has not been shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c0fd629b4134e77b1a390ec8c2fadf4Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:51:38 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Wildlife authorities in Zimbabwe on Sunday dismissed a report of the shooting death of a male lion who was a companion of Cecil, a well-known lion killed by an American hunter in early July.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c0fd629b4134e77b1a390ec8c2fadf4China to close Beijing's airports during military paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/473cf44f7fbe4ac3a8ba80b46b31842bSun, 02 Aug 2015 04:29:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have announced they will close Beijing's two airports during a military parade next month to mark the anniversary of victory over Japan in World War II.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/473cf44f7fbe4ac3a8ba80b46b31842bObama to mandate steeper emissions cuts from US power plantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4787dfcb7fc406692ea7678ac9ebb57Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:01:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants than previously expected, senior administration officials said Sunday, in what the president called the most significant step the U.S. has ever taken to fight global warming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4787dfcb7fc406692ea7678ac9ebb57US, Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/447e69e3739342aba2a07280ac9da81eSun, 02 Aug 2015 09:15:57 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The United States and Egypt on Sunday resumed formal security talks that were suspended six years ago amid the political unrest that swept the country in the wake of the Arab Spring.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/447e69e3739342aba2a07280ac9da81e'Downton' producer open to possibility of big-screen filmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/661600db6f8d4c9e966f5e9a1deb37f4Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:56:56 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Saturday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/661600db6f8d4c9e966f5e9a1deb37f4Undefeated Garcia stops Malignaggi in 9th roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61db4cadbc124f67a1c7a5d92b9dfa09Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:56:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Danny Garcia and Paulie Malignaggi were both looking to the future — with vastly different visions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61db4cadbc124f67a1c7a5d92b9dfa09Malaysia seeks help to expand search for MH370 debrishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a89bc6d30864d1da0c835177eda32d7Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:38:28 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia says it's seeking help from territories near the island where a suspected piece of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet was found in order to expand the search area for plane debris.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a89bc6d30864d1da0c835177eda32d7Seattle finalize contract extension with LB Bobby Wagnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a95b758ee1043bfb8a3d60b5ce10370Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:22:55 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks and Bobby Wagner have finalized a four-year contract extension that keeps the All-Pro middle linebacker with the club after this season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a95b758ee1043bfb8a3d60b5ce10370Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e8791abfdfd4eabb9de2f9ab708b298Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:10:48 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The way the Philadelphia Phillies are playing right now, they believe they're going to win every game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e8791abfdfd4eabb9de2f9ab708b298Obama to require steeper emissions cuts from US power plantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2601fd14400046119bc810092d75beedSun, 02 Aug 2015 05:48:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants than previously expected, senior administration officials said Sunday, in what the president called the most significant step the U.S. has ever taken to fight global warming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2601fd14400046119bc810092d75beedRapper arrested after encouraging fans to jump barricadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3188c76bd9c54e2789f93a700d0a9844Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:14:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago officials say rapper Travis Scott is facing disorderly conduct charges after encouraging fans to jump over security barricades during his performance at Lollapalooza.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3188c76bd9c54e2789f93a700d0a9844Bobby Brown's sister vows family feud is just beginninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ccb59690073458dace9bfb54a1de6a6Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:08:12 GMTALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) — Bobby Brown's sister vowed the family feud was "far from over" between their family and the late Whitney Houston's kin during the memorial service for her niece, Bobbi Kristina Brown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ccb59690073458dace9bfb54a1de6a6Memphis police officer shot, killed during traffic stop in Tennessee; suspect still on the runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ad0f1ec39a1473291edfd5bcf0cc055Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:00:17 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis police officer shot, killed during traffic stop in Tennessee; suspect still on the run.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ad0f1ec39a1473291edfd5bcf0cc055Verizon workers to stay on job without new contracthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e242182724874f35a9de266c848f82e9Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:17:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Verizon and unions representing workers in nine states said employees will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e242182724874f35a9de266c848f82e9AP Source: Seattle nearing extension with Bobby Wagnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31b916dbd029442ab664654b38464dcbSun, 02 Aug 2015 04:56:24 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A person familiar with the deal says the Seattle Seahawks and linebacker Bobby Wagner are close to finalizing a contract extension that would keep the All-Pro middle linebacker with the club after this season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31b916dbd029442ab664654b38464dcbEgypt court postpones Al-Jazeera English verdict to Aug. 29http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d21c5caf38914356accfe8d35e6ed4b0Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:01:36 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Sunday again postponed announcing a verdict in the retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists, extending the long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d21c5caf38914356accfe8d35e6ed4b02 soldiers dead, 24 wounded in suicide attack in Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff94238a22954cedb1b3433133da385cSun, 02 Aug 2015 08:19:21 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels on Sunday detonated an explosives-laden agricultural vehicle at a military police station in eastern Turkey, killing two soldiers and wounding 24 others, authorities said, amid a sharp escalation of violence between the government forces and the autonomy-seeking insurgents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff94238a22954cedb1b3433133da385cPeru government reports Shining Path captives rescuedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294d6bf717f44acebe5d0cd10a851cc1Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:24:33 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian security forces rescued 54 adults and children, mostly members of the Ashaninka indigenous group, who had been held by Shining Path rebels in a remote jungle region, government officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294d6bf717f44acebe5d0cd10a851cc1Saudi citizen killed by incoming fire from neighboring Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da99bc94885a4903809785476b119239Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:34:38 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says one of its citizens was killed when a house inside the kingdom was struck by fire from neighboring Yemen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da99bc94885a4903809785476b119239First race back for Triple Crown winners usually a successhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ec1207180de4e21b64f8aee1f2514f9Sun, 02 Aug 2015 06:42:43 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — American Pharoah will attempt to do what many Triple Crown champions have done throughout history — win the first race after victories in the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ec1207180de4e21b64f8aee1f2514f9Duda helps make Cespedes a winner in Mets debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02b6a8be339f4ba994f820d7c2816836Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:32:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When the Washington Nationals took the bat out of Yoenis Cespedes' hands in the eighth inning, Lucas Duda let the rest of the National League know how tough it's going to be now to get through the middle of the new Mets' lineup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02b6a8be339f4ba994f820d7c2816836As A-bomb survivors age, Japanese pass storytelling to younghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e017fd26dbb470894d764c9fe804f96Sun, 02 Aug 2015 07:19:09 GMTKUNITACHI, Japan (AP) — On a recent weekend, an 84-year-old survivor of the Nagasaki atomic bombing retraced his movements on a map: the inferno during his 20-kilometer (12-mile) walk home, the "black rain" of falling radioactive particles and how he felt sick days later.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e017fd26dbb470894d764c9fe804f96Brooks earns first career win in A's debut, 5-1 over Indianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36fcbb8b64c7446d85ed7e100e928836Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:50:48 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Semien homered to back a strong outing by Oakland newcomer Aaron Brooks and the Athletics beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Saturday night to snap a three-game losing streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36fcbb8b64c7446d85ed7e100e928836Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Phillyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2365905d8118475b9197fb42398b405eSun, 02 Aug 2015 03:36:18 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2365905d8118475b9197fb42398b405eNew Afghan Taliban leader promises to continue insurgencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edab5972135e41959e9306e6c15caee0Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:18:23 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Political uncertainty inside the Taliban has cast doubt on the prospects for an end to the war in Afghanistan. On Saturday the Taliban's controversial new leader vowed to continue fighting while urging unity among his followers in a message aimed at preventing a split in the group between those who want peace and those who still believe they can win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edab5972135e41959e9306e6c15caee0'Downton Abbey' to get a float in the 2016 Rose Bowl paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/023f1cb8c6d74b8c8a0e9617966129f0Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:25:23 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Maggie Smith's character on "Downton Abbey" might find the pomp and circumstance uncomfortable, but the PBS show is getting its own float in the Rose Parade, two days before the premiere of its sixth and final season on Jan. 3.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/023f1cb8c6d74b8c8a0e9617966129f0Israeli premier vows 'zero tolerance' for Jewish extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54c4a0eae7cf4527a77699bb638e7885Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:27:57 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says his government will have "zero tolerance" for Jewish extremists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54c4a0eae7cf4527a77699bb638e7885French riot police disperse migrants at Channel Tunnelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/199276ddf9e64cd1aa0a408a77fbc6b3Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:11:25 GMTCOQUELLES, France (AP) — French riot police have sprayed migrants with a chemical irritant as they tried to storm the Channel Tunnel, and the British and French interior ministers said the nightly attempts to reach Britain are part of a "global migration crisis" that needs an international solution.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/199276ddf9e64cd1aa0a408a77fbc6b3Tomsula begins camp doing things his way, with player inputhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7cf3c1c74a44f9dac594d724c632662Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:09:28 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jim Tomsula walked through the cafeteria on Day 1 and fist-bumped a chef from across the high counter, then asked another member of the kitchen staff about her family.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7cf3c1c74a44f9dac594d724c632662Memphis police officer fatally shot during traffic stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fbc6e5f4c9e489f98b88a21455ca48fSun, 02 Aug 2015 10:09:44 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer was fatally shot Saturday night during a traffic stop in Memphis and a manhunt is underway for the suspect, Tennessee police officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fbc6e5f4c9e489f98b88a21455ca48fMexico news photographer found slain in capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/472e7f5ecd894be5bf4417c6e4dd91cfSun, 02 Aug 2015 05:42:13 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A photographer for the Mexican investigative magazine Proceso, who had fled his home state after being harassed, was among five people found slain early Saturday in an apartment in Mexico City, according to the magazine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/472e7f5ecd894be5bf4417c6e4dd91cfJohn Isner rallies to reach Atlanta Open finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a609ee024e04ca8abc2e73662302779Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:41:21 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner rallied to reach his 19th ATP Tour final and fifth in the Atlanta Open, beating friend and qualifier Denis Kudla 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a609ee024e04ca8abc2e73662302779Photos of endangered animals shine on Empire State Buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08993e2db8d49d48831a5dcf5fa09a5Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:25:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of people stopped in Manhattan intersections gazing at photos of endangered animals shining on the side of the Empire State Building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08993e2db8d49d48831a5dcf5fa09a5Seahawks finalize contract extension with LB Bobby Wagnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ea81001e914e1c839009f66eb10aa5Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:40:58 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Right on the heels of signing quarterback Russell Wilson to a contract extension, the Seattle Seahawks have locked up All-Pro middle linebacker Bobby Wagner.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ea81001e914e1c839009f66eb10aa5