FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Jul 2016 23:39:03 -07:00US sailors look for redemption in Rio after London flop, 28 Jul 2016 06:19:49 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — They've had their shots, have an all-star coaching staff and are probably as acclimated to Rio de Janeiro's tricky conditions and foul water as sailors from any other country. visits Krakow convent ahead of Mass at Polish shrine, 28 Jul 2016 05:55:38 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis has held a private meeting with an order of nuns at a convent in Krakow ahead of a visit to Poland's holiest shrine on the second day of visit to the country. homers twice, Crisp goes deep as A's beat Rangers 6-4, 28 Jul 2016 04:15:19 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Coco Crisp and Khris Davis got Oakland off to a quick start against Yu Darvish. Then came their big blows against a hard-throwing reliever to clinch the fourth series in a row for the Athletics., delegates protest on quiet Day 3 of Dem convention, 28 Jul 2016 05:01:26 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Actors and delegates took center stage in smaller and more subdued protests by Bernie Sanders supporters on a mostly quiet Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention. Suisse turns 2Q profit, down sharply from a year ago, 28 Jul 2016 05:47:59 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Credit Suisse says second-quarter net profit plunged 84 percent as the Swiss bank pressed on with a restructuring and revaluation of its investment banking portfolio. between Sanders' loyalists, Democratic brass lingers, 28 Jul 2016 05:55:02 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The tension between Bernie Sanders activists and Democratic Party brass set to crown Hillary Clinton their nominee lingered in pockets of Philadelphia as the final day of the convention dawned. your ancestor hunt whales? Museum database offers clues, 28 Jul 2016 04:43:14 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A digital list of the tens of thousands of men who embarked on whaling voyages out of New Bedford, from 10-year-old boys to a 70-year-old sailor who drank himself to death in South Africa, is a valuable resource for anyone researching their family's seafaring past. Just be warned: You might not like what you find. maker wants documents sealed in school shooting suit, 28 Jul 2016 04:06:54 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut judge will hear arguments on whether gun maker Remington Arms' company documents should be sealed from public view as it fights a lawsuit filed by families of some of the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. Gaga putting on invite-only Democratic convention show, 28 Jul 2016 05:47:25 GMTCAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Camden, one of the country's most impoverished cities, will get some time in the Democratic convention spotlight Thursday with some help from Lady Gaga. hits 2-run HR, Russell adds slam as Cubs rout White Sox, 28 Jul 2016 04:58:32 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs saved their scoring and drama until the later innings. Aroldis Chapman then capped it in his Cubs' debut, even in a non-save situation. believes Titans right fit for 3rd time as NFL coach, 28 Jul 2016 06:01:14 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Coach Mike Mularkey warned the Tennessee Titans' 10 draft picks. in sky lights up social media in Nevada, other states, 28 Jul 2016 05:49:38 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Social media is lighting up with reports from Nevada, Utah and California of a small fireball streaking across the sky. homers twice; Bradley, D'backs beat Brewers 8-1, 28 Jul 2016 04:41:09 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Archie Bradley had a plan and worked it perfectly.'s a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute, 28 Jul 2016 06:12:58 GMTSIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3." But the plunge Luke Aikins knows he'll be remembered for is the one he's making without a parachute. Or a wingsuit. shares slip as investors await Bank of Japan decision, 28 Jul 2016 06:23:47 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock benchmarks were mostly lower Thursday as investors digested an upbeat Fed assessment of the U.S. economy that raised the prospect of further rate hikes, while anticipating more stimulus from Japan. lobster dies during trip from Florida to Maine, 28 Jul 2016 04:54:15 GMTWEST BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Larry the Lobster gained fame after it was spared from a boiling pot in Florida, but Maine officials say the crustacean didn't make it to retirement. Korean foundation launched to help former sex slaves, 28 Jul 2016 06:00:08 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Thursday launched a foundation planned to be funded by the Japanese government to provide support for South Korean women forced into sexual slavery by Japan's military in World War II. snap Familia's saves streak, rally past Mets 5-4, 28 Jul 2016 04:12:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Just shy of a year. That's how long Jeurys Familia's saves streak lasted — until Yadier Molina ended it with one perfectly timed swing.'s estimated jackpot hits $478 million, 28 Jul 2016 05:01:38 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No one has matched the jackpot-winning numbers in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, and the prize has increased to an estimated $478 million. O'Reilly attacks critics; Trump's party crashing, 28 Jul 2016 04:23:04 GMTA look at the Democratic National Convention through a media lens: asks Obama to keep classified intel from Trump, 28 Jul 2016 04:12:46 GMTPAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island congressman says he's asking President Barack Obama to withhold classified materials and briefings from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in the interest of national security. OFF: Sale rejoins Chisox, Gordon returns to Marlins, 28 Jul 2016 05:59:04 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:'s best Olympian dives in for the last time, 28 Jul 2016 06:23:58 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The African with the most Olympic medals is of the great distance runners from Kenya or Ethiopia, right? deaths up in cities that turn off red-light cameras, 28 Jul 2016 04:08:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Red-light cameras are widely hated, but a new study says getting rid of them can have fatal consequences. of leading Tibetan priest flees China, 28 Jul 2016 05:00:50 GMTDHARMSALA, India (AP) — The niece of a prominent Tibetan religious leader has fled China and arrived in exile in northern India to reveal what his family says is the truth about his death. Latest: Obama has special Twitter fan back in Illinois, 28 Jul 2016 04:11:46 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): dead, 8 hurt as car plows into Los Angeles bible group, 28 Jul 2016 05:26:03 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A car has plowed into the front of a Los Angeles house where a bible study was taking place, leaving one person dead and eight injured. rebuffs UN, EU appeals to halt looming executions, 28 Jul 2016 06:28:57 GMTCILACAP, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia quickly rebuffed appeals from the U.N. human rights chief and the European Union to abandon plans to execute 14 people for drug crimes as preparations intensified Thursday at the prison island where the death row inmates are held. HR, 5 RBIs as Braves top Twins for 2-game sweep, 28 Jul 2016 04:35:30 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Braves have struggled to score runs this year, ranking last in the majors in that department. As a result, it's been rare that an Atlanta starting pitcher has been gifted an early lead to work with. pros get a taste of tour life at PGA Championship, 28 Jul 2016 05:53:16 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Jason Day and Jordan Spieth are at Baltusrol. So are 20 club pros, who for one week of the year get treated on equal ground as the best golfers in the world. dismisses charges against former Utah attorney general, 28 Jul 2016 05:07:37 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge dismissed pay-to-play charges against former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff Wednesday, ending a high-profile case that landed soon after he wrapped up 12 years as the state's top lawman. Obama vouches for Clinton, Kaine steps up, 28 Jul 2016 04:35:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — President Barack Obama used what is likely his last high-profile speech as president to make a powerful case for Hillary Clinton's election, saying it wasn't even a close choice between her and Donald Trump, whom he described as a homegrown demagogue. Latest: Trump campaign unloads on Democratic speakers, 28 Jul 2016 04:06:03 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): propose huge overhaul of debt collection industry, 28 Jul 2016 04:39:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed a massive overhaul of the multibillion dollar debt-collection industry on Thursday, which would restrict collectors from calling numerous times a day, require them to have more documentation on what's owed, and give people more ability to dispute their bills. Latest: Obama thanks Americans for sustaining him, 28 Jul 2016 04:05:15 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): MH370 captain's simulator had Indian Ocean route, 28 Jul 2016 04:28:21 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australian officials confirmed on Thursday that data recovered from a home flight simulator owned by the captain of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 showed that someone had used the device to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean, where the missing jet is believed to have crashed. to face questions over migrant, security policies, 28 Jul 2016 05:54:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel is holding her annual summer news conference Thursday at which questions over her government's policy on migrants and security are expected to dominate. of Tibetan priest flees China, says he died of torture, 28 Jul 2016 05:53:07 GMTDHARMSALA, India (AP) — The niece of a prominent Tibetan religious leader has fled China and arrived in exile in northern India to reveal what her family says is the truth about the man's death in a Chinese prison. FACT CHECK: Warped claims in political hothouse, 28 Jul 2016 04:22:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's hot out there, politically speaking, with Hillary Clinton's convention going full steam and Donald Trump refusing to stay quiet while Democrats put on their big show. Reality is sometimes getting warped in the process. group: Some kids detained in conflict tortured, die, 28 Jul 2016 04:05:44 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Children caught in six conflict-affected areas are often held for months or even years as national security threats, and untold numbers have been tortured or died in custody, according to a Human Rights Watch report. boosts Clinton: Carry her like you carried me, 28 Jul 2016 06:12:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believes in the optimism that drives the nation's democracy and warning against the "deeply pessimistic vision" of Republican Donald Trump. protest Black Lives Matter banner at city hall, 28 Jul 2016 04:44:28 GMTSOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts are protesting a mayor's refusal to remove a Black Lives Matter banner that's hanging over city hall. settler-turned-diplomat to take new post in New York, 28 Jul 2016 06:20:40 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — For years, Dani Dayan was the West Bank settler movement's face to the outside world. Next week, he'll become the face of Israel to much of North America. pins with images of ex-NKorean ruler found in South, 28 Jul 2016 05:12:11 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police found about 200 lapel pins bearing the image of late North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il strewn near the country's main international airport on Thursday, police officers said.'s bunt single helps Royals beat Angels 7-5, 28 Jul 2016 04:53:51 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Raul Mondesi celebrated an unforgettable 21st birthday.'s depleted Olympic team heads for Rio de Janeiro, 28 Jul 2016 06:01:05 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's much-depleted Olympic team has departed for the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro after dozens of its athletes were excluded amid the country's doping scandal. confirms journalist jailed by China is American citizen, 28 Jul 2016 04:42:55 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The State Department says its diplomats have not been granted permission to meet with James Wang, a jailed magazine publisher and American citizen, since his 2014 arrest in southern China. Six: Pivotal players who could help decide Big 12 title, 28 Jul 2016 06:18:27 GMTAs Charlie Strong has learned in two years as Texas coach, the Big 12 is not a conference for a team trying to find an offensive identity. In a league filled with fast-paced spread attacks, it is difficult to hide deficiencies at quarterback. new threat in fight against overdoses: Elephant sedative, 28 Jul 2016 04:33:45 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals, 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country's heroin troubles, is suspected in spates of overdoses in several states, where authorities say they've found it mixed with or passed off as heroin. Man faces charges for threatening to 'off some cops', 28 Jul 2016 04:25:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Florida man has been taken into custody after authorities say he made threats against police officers at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.