FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:06:38 -07:00A year after Taiwan water park explosion, recovery continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c49fac3e29b44319b4ca6949759b095Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:16:05 GMTMONT VERNON, N.H. (AP) — A year ago and far away from his hometown in New Hampshire, Alex Haas was fighting for his life after suffering burns to over 90 percent of his body at a water park party in Taiwan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c49fac3e29b44319b4ca6949759b095Crisis or speed bump? What UK vote means for economy sectorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7492acc34604539a89ab3dcdefc1763Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:03:00 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Britain's vote to leave the European Union adds a heavy dose of uncertainty to a world economy that is still struggling to reach full speed years after the global financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7492acc34604539a89ab3dcdefc1763AP Source: Sabres Kane investigated for harassing 2 womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b713016c251446bc829f4de17c918dd7Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:23:30 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Buffalo police are investigating an allegation that Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane physically harassed two women at a downtown Buffalo bar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b713016c251446bc829f4de17c918dd7Obama loses reliable partner, faces uncertainty after Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8624ae1c16a247de818fbb66716edef5Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:38:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For the first 7½ years of his presidency, Barack Obama could rely on the United Kingdom to back him up at nearly every turn, knowing British leaders had both the global clout and shared perspective to be powerful U.S. partners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8624ae1c16a247de818fbb66716edef5Joyce helps Pirates snap Dodgers' 6-game win streak, 8-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615cec1bdbb84d6fa41ba85f4772de74Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:49:18 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — For a change, the Pittsburgh Pirates got to celebrate Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615cec1bdbb84d6fa41ba85f4772de74Tomas hits 2 HRs, D'backs rally to beat Rockies 10-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e560a44a29b54949a558d3bc7ddc8578Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:30:59 GMTDENVER (AP) — Yasmany Tomas homered twice and drove in four runs, Michael Bourn had a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 10-9 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e560a44a29b54949a558d3bc7ddc8578Bernie Worrell, masterful P-Funk keyboardist, dead at 72http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b73f728644b64f3984dcfd5143abf43eSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:08:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Worrell, the ingenious "Wizard of Woo" whose amazing array of keyboard sounds and textures helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic musical empire and influenced performers of funk, rock, hip-hop and other genres, has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b73f728644b64f3984dcfd5143abf43eKanye West unveils "Famous" video of him, celebritieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55f37a931fa340ccb061336bb2890706Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:45:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Kanye West has unveiled a video on a subject he knows something about: fame.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55f37a931fa340ccb061336bb2890706Tomas hits 2 HRs, D-backs rally to beat Rockies 10-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ace3632d1a847238da4dd735d75e864Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:28:21 GMTDENVER (AP) — Arizona's defense nearly cost it a win until Rickie Weeks Jr. came through with a game-saving play.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ace3632d1a847238da4dd735d75e864LEADING OFF: Reyes return to New York? Garza boosts Brewershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10f01f096add4932931edbf95d6f2186Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:26:57 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10f01f096add4932931edbf95d6f2186Markets reel as world absorbs shock of UK vote for Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ff9e5be6f8488984e048f0f2cf128bSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:04:40 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ff9e5be6f8488984e048f0f2cf128bChina cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbcc54b918594750a37354229b57906fSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:57:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing said Saturday it had cut off contact between the main China-Taiwan liaison bodies because of President Tsai Ing-wen's refusal to endorse the concept of a single Chinese nation, marking a ratcheting-up of pressure on the new Taiwanese leader.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbcc54b918594750a37354229b57906fCrews rescue the stranded in West Virginia flooding; 23 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7552388e934a40f09c88bfd7a360973eSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:21:45 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — All Karol Dunford has left is a dirty nightgown, caked in mud from the floodwaters that ravaged her West Virginia town and killed at least 23.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7552388e934a40f09c88bfd7a360973eNieuwenhuis, Broxton hit HRs; Brewers beat Nationals 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22bd26e4ca6b4111ac56925b3f205832Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:50:17 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Kirk Nieuwenhuis finally got the best of Max Scherzerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22bd26e4ca6b4111ac56925b3f205832Davis' 3-run HR in 8th lifts A's to 7-4 win over Angelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdb2ca94de2c4fe997a990e7e1d348bfSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:33:15 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis gave his family something to cheer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdb2ca94de2c4fe997a990e7e1d348bfToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b3ce79985194c38937666e19412d0d4Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:01:08 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b3ce79985194c38937666e19412d0d4Red Sox rally with 4 runs in 9th for 8-7 win over Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca184599154c42b7804e1f53d1678dc5Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:11:36 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mookie Betts went deep on an elevated fastball, and Dustin Pedroia came home on a pitch that got past the catcher.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca184599154c42b7804e1f53d1678dc5Trans-Atlantic Trend? Trump sees UK vote as validationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e123bba354324e6ebd3a53f2d1019f49Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:29:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Britain's stunning vote to bolt from the European Union sent political tremors across the Atlantic, fueling Donald Trump's confidence that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change and rattling Democrats who are banking on Americans ultimately choosing a more conventional leader in Hillary Clinton.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e123bba354324e6ebd3a53f2d1019f49Resurgent Peavy leads Giants past Phillies, 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba1c1a116134be2a6d00713a726fba6Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:00:33 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy threw seven strong innings in another solid start, Brandon Belt hit a three-run double and Angel Pagan had three hits as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba1c1a116134be2a6d00713a726fba6Mississippi authorities: 2nd of 2 escaped prisoners caughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fb431bdb054018a05fe000ab0283cbSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:50:06 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi authorities say they have captured the second of two murder suspects who had previously escaped from a detention center in Raymond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fb431bdb054018a05fe000ab0283cbSimone Biles on top again at US gymnastics championshipshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa141251a13b4e318daa7c586d1aa32bSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:38:02 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — When U.S. women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi met with Simone Biles to map out the three-time world gymnastics champion's schedule, one designed to keep Biles fresh heading into the Olympics, it was the equivalent of pulling up to an intersection in a Ferrari and letting it idle when the light turned green.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa141251a13b4e318daa7c586d1aa32bDoubling Up: Boudia keeps chase of 2nd gold in perspectivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee5960c47e2445b2bf2c5cb3c60838d3Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:17:40 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — David Boudia could spend this summer doubling up on the diving world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee5960c47e2445b2bf2c5cb3c60838d3Elderly couple dead, 80 homes burn in California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d3adecf28274d5793fcdc992f9270a0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:15:16 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A vast and voracious wildfire that has burned at least 80 homes in central California killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d3adecf28274d5793fcdc992f9270a0Betances, Miller, Chapman perfect again, Yanks top Twins 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65a15ebc6d724f9aa98e506ba3cdd991Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:40:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman reared back and fired strike after strike at the Minnesota Twins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65a15ebc6d724f9aa98e506ba3cdd991Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never knownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c5f221ac794ffb9183d2eb0721f07cSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:03:44 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Carlos Ordonez has no idea what peace looks like since his town has been under constant threat from rebels for as long as he remembers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c5f221ac794ffb9183d2eb0721f07cSaudi police officer killed in kingdom's Shiite easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a882a475709a4ba9a99ce67cedc6b363Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:56:59 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Authorities in Saudi Arabia say a police officer working on a traffic patrol has been shot dead in the kingdom's predominantly Shiite east amid continued unrest in neighboring Bahrain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a882a475709a4ba9a99ce67cedc6b363China to regulate search results following man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df8f752dc538460490150e05352c77c8Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:02:36 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China issued new regulations on Saturday demanding search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally-ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df8f752dc538460490150e05352c77c8Guest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddf413abfc9d40c58c6a1330697f257eSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:42:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddf413abfc9d40c58c6a1330697f257ePope prays at Armenia memorial after denouncing 'genocide'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb8471f28f942abb2580c8a8cde083dSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:56:18 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Pope Francis demanded Saturday that the world never forget the victims of the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians at the country's imposing genocide memorial, hours after drawing a standing ovation from his hosts when he declared the slaughter a planned "genocide" aimed at annihilating an entire people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb8471f28f942abb2580c8a8cde083dDemocrats approved platform draft with Sanders' imprinthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9a1ddae7e064267b93f22ef5e4bbb21Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:29:31 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Democrats approved a draft of the party platform early Saturday that includes steps to break up large Wall Street banks, advocates for a $15 an hour wage and urges the abolition of the death penalty, reflecting the influence of Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9a1ddae7e064267b93f22ef5e4bbb21Beckwith goes distance again, Coastal Carolina tops TCU 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88628d5799b04d0e99eec03ada0aaa6aSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:59:00 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Coastal Carolina's Andrew Beckwith wasn't going to volunteer to come out of Friday night's game against TCU, and coach Gary Gilmore certainly wasn't going to force him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88628d5799b04d0e99eec03ada0aaa6aCabrera, Frazier lead White Sox to 3-2 win over Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92528a4868c48e2a67c167dccd649a2Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:57:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Called on to protect a one-run lead for the Chicago White Sox in the ninth inning, David Robertson sure made things interesting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92528a4868c48e2a67c167dccd649a2In need of help, Trump finds few willing to work for himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f261459dce664859ba500ce21aadf4a3Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:34:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — To compete against Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump has finally conceded, he needs more than the bare-bones campaign team that led him to primary success. Yet he's finding that many of the GOP's most experienced political aides just aren't willing to work for him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f261459dce664859ba500ce21aadf4a3Police charge mother of 4-year-old shot in Philadelphia homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b5e5247f5346709b5f4a663c0707f0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:10:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police have charged the mother of a 4-year-old girl who died after being shot with third-degree murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b5e5247f5346709b5f4a663c0707f0A look at what's next in the Colombian peace processhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48acfc19f41b43d0b1e0d040a1a0fbb3Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:02:22 GMTA cease-fire and disarmament agreement between Colombia's government and the country's biggest leftist rebel group has put the South American nation on the threshold of ending a five-decade war. Here are some of the remaining hurdles:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48acfc19f41b43d0b1e0d040a1a0fbb3Beijing cuts contacts between China-Taiwan liaison bodieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9025849dc45c4180b1087b18d5f69be2Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:01:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing says contact between the main China-Taiwan liaison bodies has been cut because of President Tsai Ing-wen's failure to endorse the concept of a single Chinese nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9025849dc45c4180b1087b18d5f69be2Extra security moves honorees to withdraw from pride paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79517a9ada97459eb32d5b5fd2f9b68aSat, 25 Jun 2016 05:56:52 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The stepped-up security surrounding San Francisco's LGBT pride celebration has caused two honorary grand marshals and a health clinic that serves sex workers to withdraw from the event's signature parade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79517a9ada97459eb32d5b5fd2f9b68aDemocrats reject platform proposal opposing trade dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ac60fb85d046de997995e829e3e641Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:26:06 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Democrats on Friday voted down an amendment to the party's platform that would have opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, avoiding an awkward scenario that would have put its statement of values at odds with President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ac60fb85d046de997995e829e3e641Obama tells Democratic donors 'it's up to you' on gun lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47170f46e4ab4f6ebe3e65e5c0b081cdSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:08:59 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — President Barack Obama has told Democratic donors in Washington state that "it's up to you" after the failure to move ahead with gun legislation in the wake of the Orlando shootings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47170f46e4ab4f6ebe3e65e5c0b081cdMichael Herr, author of the Vietnam-era 'Dispatches,' dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff927e24685445a94238107cdc3ee8dSat, 25 Jun 2016 05:11:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Michael Herr, the author and Oscar-nominated screenplay writer who viscerally documented the ravages of the Vietnam War through his classic nonfiction novel "Dispatches" and through such films as "Apocalypse Now" and "Full Metal Jacket," died after a long illness. He was 76.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff927e24685445a94238107cdc3ee8dPro-EU Scots, Northern Irish eye UK escape after Brexit votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23a2caa598744b6caf652151a2e2e434Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:12:54 GMTEDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — The United Kingdom's stunning vote to depart the European Union could end in the breakup of the U.K. itself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23a2caa598744b6caf652151a2e2e434Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns followhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b984b6851e834788a6900a39fb9cb065Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:10:57 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-raised center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b984b6851e834788a6900a39fb9cb065APNewsBreak: Experts demand more effort to save coral reefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55d283e53dcc418c928718ece8e7c296Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:54:02 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — As the largest international gathering of coral reef experts comes to a close, scientists and policy makers are moving ahead with plans for action to save the world's reefs, which are being rapidly damaged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55d283e53dcc418c928718ece8e7c296Maryland authorities say 3 killed, 2 hurt following shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b285e894312641f6b1a51c26dc6c996eSat, 25 Jun 2016 05:19:38 GMTDISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Maryland authorities say three people have been killed and two others wounded in a shooting in the eastern suburbs of Washington D.C.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b285e894312641f6b1a51c26dc6c996eCrowds, tight security expected for Cincinnati pride paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cd53185b3c84e20b8f74002637f3294Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:04:15 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Organizers expect big crowds and authorities plan tight security for Cincinnati's parade and festival events celebrating Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cd53185b3c84e20b8f74002637f3294Lind's 3-run homer gives Mariners 4-3 win over Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fc50a57ff924021ba0675bc42daed3bSat, 25 Jun 2016 05:51:15 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Adam Lind provided the clutch hit that escaped the Seattle Mariners during their six-game losing streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fc50a57ff924021ba0675bc42daed3bContreras helps Cubs end 4-game skid by beating Marlins 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bbaa54abb294f52afc18a11be2601b2Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:49:03 GMTMIAMI (AP) — One week into his major league career, Chicago Cubs super-sub Willson Contreras says he's simply trying to contribute and enjoy himself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bbaa54abb294f52afc18a11be2601b2Experts: weak launch in Britain for DraftKingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/969ed7532b85400285370cf9a8710a16Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:24:50 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A bid to grow daily fantasy sports overseas doesn't appear to be gaining much traction as the industry fights for survival on its home front.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/969ed7532b85400285370cf9a8710a16AP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/519407cc6d94423e8de04d19fd314c33Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:00:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing cuts contacts between China-Taiwan liaison bodies, says island's leader fails to endorse one-China concept.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/519407cc6d94423e8de04d19fd314c33Britain, EU plunged into uncertainty by exit votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c62a7611cac944f3b74278737f6469faSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:50:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c62a7611cac944f3b74278737f6469fa