FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:18:36 -07:00UN rights office urges Thailand to free 14 student activistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/086babf990ea4e508f6da3b3f5bdddf3Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:36:19 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The U.N. human rights office has called on Thailand to release 14 student activists arrested for holding a peaceful rally and charged with sedition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/086babf990ea4e508f6da3b3f5bdddf3Rioting breaks out after death of man in police custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce214c7a0ea42728b3e0106d3a1ef4fTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:56:26 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A demonstration against police has erupted into violence in The Hague, with protesters angry at the death in custody of a man over the weekend smashing windows and throwing rocks and fireworks at officers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce214c7a0ea42728b3e0106d3a1ef4fIndonesia military transport plane crashes in Medan; 20 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfc976e9ea0343c9980e4275777e4699Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:41:08 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane crashed Tuesday into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city of Medan, killing at least 20 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfc976e9ea0343c9980e4275777e4699Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gamblinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cecd8fab6ab34d4ca67d5cf63f375cb9Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:21:33 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Bragging rights are usually the only reward at the end of a well-played video game. But what if high scores came with cash, too?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cecd8fab6ab34d4ca67d5cf63f375cb9Diamondbacks rally twice to beat Dodgers 10-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c32e235ecd4543458b1ca4e6d97f91d6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:25:55 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Welington Castillo doubled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks pulled off a pair of comebacks to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-6 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c32e235ecd4543458b1ca4e6d97f91d6Court ruling spurs backers' hopes for redistricting changeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b3119688e34b509cd6f8d85ea23ba6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:40:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Groups trying to curb the partisan sculpting of House districts are hoping their Supreme Court victory will prompt more states to create independent commissions to redraw congressional lines.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b3119688e34b509cd6f8d85ea23ba6Questions and answers about the expiring Export-Import Bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30aecd6a312f4e938531818e674193dfTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:35:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Export-Import Bank expires Tuesday at midnight for the first time since the small federal agency was created during the Depression to help U.S. businesses export their products. Congress failed to renew the bank's charter because of opposition from Republicans who say it amounts to corporate welfare. However, the shutdown may end up being only temporary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30aecd6a312f4e938531818e674193dfIndonesian military transport plane crashes in Medan; 5 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2ed089b13a64f179033d573b68d440aTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:17:24 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane with 12 crew aboard crashed Tuesday into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city Medan. A hospital official said at least five people were killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2ed089b13a64f179033d573b68d440aLEADING OFF: Sale's K streak, Verlander and Hamilton backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b47455ae0b44a26bc56656257cef2e4Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:13:19 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b47455ae0b44a26bc56656257cef2e4A year after Gaza war, Hamas entrenched as frustration growshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09474dfbea804202a40d5d231b1f3d53Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:07:20 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Emad Firi is angry. During last summer's Israel-Hamas war, a shell slammed through the roof of his house and shredded his right leg. Unable to work, Firi's son now drives his taxi but the family struggles to survive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09474dfbea804202a40d5d231b1f3d53Wimbledon Lookahead: Smallest group of US men since 1947http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b8ac2370f954c6bb79dd13849c6fb7aTue, 30 Jun 2015 06:40:44 GMTLONDON (AP) — The seven U.S. men in the Wimbledon main draw represent the country's smallest contingent since 1947, when only five played at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b8ac2370f954c6bb79dd13849c6fb7aIndonesian military transport plane crashes in Medan areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/524930be0bb64ef98c2457a0383340ffTue, 30 Jun 2015 06:38:26 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian air force Hercules C-130 plane with 12 crew aboard crashed Tuesday into a residential neighborhood in Medan, the country's third largest city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/524930be0bb64ef98c2457a0383340ffTsipras defiant as thousands rally in support of "no" votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e648b0cb48247ef84c2aab7a79cc0a4Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:02:56 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e648b0cb48247ef84c2aab7a79cc0a4Indonesian military says air force plane crashes in residential neighborhood of Medan cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ecb693c1f9348eeb03e4ac0a7d605eaTue, 30 Jun 2015 05:32:33 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian military says air force plane crashes in residential neighborhood of Medan city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ecb693c1f9348eeb03e4ac0a7d605eaThe Iran deal: A look at what it does and problems remaininghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d30b8cb404f48368f31da4a733ae07aTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:29:39 GMTVIENNA (AP) — World powers and Iran are back in nuclear talks, and this round may be the deciding one.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d30b8cb404f48368f31da4a733ae07aMan in wheelchair robs bank in New York, makes getawayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e813cdbc3004eda8f2fb8f70a8ce392Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:51:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It may not have been the fastest getaway, but police are searching for a man in a wheelchair who robbed a bank in New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e813cdbc3004eda8f2fb8f70a8ce392'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09c2951f1c054db4a13047c1157807f8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:44 GMTWENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen homes and forced hundreds to flee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09c2951f1c054db4a13047c1157807f8Oklahoma, Florida move quickly to resume lethal injectionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58a5d06e9caf41c990ebab559b55d240Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:41:07 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma and Florida moved quickly to resume lethal injections after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of midazolam, a sedative that has been used in several problematic executions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58a5d06e9caf41c990ebab559b55d240Fallen Egypt archaeologist wants international Grand Museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75aa31bdbe074250a3bd197239457e36Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:33:14 GMTCAIRO (AP) — For more than a decade, he was the self-styled Indiana Jones of Egypt, presiding over its antiquities and striding through temples and tombs as the star of TV documentaries that made him an international celebrity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75aa31bdbe074250a3bd197239457e36Obama hosting Brazilian leader Dilma Rousseff at White Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7689a42d83e41ffb36d9ae994a658d6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:24:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is hosting Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff for a day of formal talks at the White House.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7689a42d83e41ffb36d9ae994a658d6Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/265e8e3a18d54bde8a080892c7d04000Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:08:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Is Donald Trump's business empire as Teflon-coated as his hair appears to be?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/265e8e3a18d54bde8a080892c7d04000Asia stocks bounce back but Greece uncertainty still loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83dae0f6198487f8d6509dc8659efa9Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:13:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets bounced back Tuesday, recouping some of the previous day's sharp losses, but investors remained worried the crisis in Greece could spread to other financially weak countries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83dae0f6198487f8d6509dc8659efa9A look at wildfire hotspots around the Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07bad1534e7e464c965120b67d437af8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:07:58 GMTWildfires chased residents from neighborhoods in Washington state, where 24 structures burned, and in California, where flames raged uncomfortably close to a historic mission. In Alaska, rain helped suppress fire activity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07bad1534e7e464c965120b67d437af8Passenger sets self on fire on Japan bullet trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12a94f2ad96749b285c02010bab2a55cTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:56:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A passenger on one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains tried to set himself or herself on fire Tuesday, causing smoke to fill the carriage and forcing the train to stop, Japan's transport ministry said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12a94f2ad96749b285c02010bab2a55cPassenger sets self on fire on Japan's bullet trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74f731e50de04078b688596458eefb60Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:18:30 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A passenger on one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains tried to set himself or herself on fire Tuesday, causing smoke to fill the carriage and forcing the train to stop, Japan's transport ministry said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74f731e50de04078b688596458eefb60Hospital: Death toll from Indonesia military plane crash in Medan city rises to 20http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f796edfdfba64000ad7e1a91af32f0b8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:38:41 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Hospital: Death toll from Indonesia military plane crash in Medan city rises to 20 .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f796edfdfba64000ad7e1a91af32f0b8Hospital official in Indonesia's city of Medan says 5 bodies recovered from plane crash so farhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f9c38156ae344bb93588eb348b1b811Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:42:39 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Hospital official in Indonesia's city of Medan says 5 bodies recovered from plane crash so far.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f9c38156ae344bb93588eb348b1b811Christie back at high school to announce 2016 runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfcfbb8f83184c8ea997e5e895a9f1fbTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:36:47 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who spent three years as president of his high school class, is returning to his alma mater to announce he's running for president of his country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfcfbb8f83184c8ea997e5e895a9f1fbChina's ruling Communists recruits fewer membershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/321a5a84058b44eb8beaef3fd6d3271bTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:26:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's ruling Communist Party says it recruited almost 15 percent fewer new members last year as if focuses on better qualified candidates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/321a5a84058b44eb8beaef3fd6d3271bTsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rockedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5f5318747b45cda51c9da2a32e4b61Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:28:23 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5f5318747b45cda51c9da2a32e4b61After mercury ruling, higher scrutiny of Obama climate ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f6afec5e28f4453a95bae77f587d284Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:39:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sweeping pollution limits at the center of President Barack Obama's climate change plan are facing increased scrutiny in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling that showed that the justices aren't afraid to thwart perceived overreach by Obama or his Environmental Protection Agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f6afec5e28f4453a95bae77f587d284Reports: 2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japan trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/997b9bd9520248f489ca89463edff63cTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:48:13 GMTODAWARA, Japan (AP) — A man riding one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains set himself on fire Tuesday, killing himself and another passenger as the coach filled with smoke, Japanese officials and media reports said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/997b9bd9520248f489ca89463edff63cThe Latest: Markets edgy as Greek IMF payment loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02b2711f30a440cd903792ec83e4b158Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:23:34 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund is due and the country's bailout program with European creditors ends (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02b2711f30a440cd903792ec83e4b158Admired club's invite to Kardashian turns typically divisivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c18ab86c2c6456b966aa8c228c2695dTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:41:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kim Kardashian's upcoming appearance as a guest of one of San Francisco's most august institutions has caused a typical "love her/hate her" stir.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c18ab86c2c6456b966aa8c228c2695dInboxes overflow as 2016ers amp up email appeals for cashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce74dbfef2be4480a74c07ae2bda97c7Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:30:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a dinner invite for you. Jeb Bush is out to make a big splash. Rick Santorum wants to scare the heck out of you. Ted Cruz is looking for a sacrifice. Lincoln Chaffee wants to be your pal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce74dbfef2be4480a74c07ae2bda97c7Pre-Civil War baseball team card going on the auction blockhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a403cb7a7c364940a759e74587d735e8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:59:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a403cb7a7c364940a759e74587d735e8The Latest: EU's Juncker makes last-ditch offer to Athenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06ae88dcbef45adb90f4a55be71b81eTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:41:04 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund is due and the country's bailout program with European creditors ends (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06ae88dcbef45adb90f4a55be71b81eIran's Zarif leaves for Viennahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5d42038761344c49b9b3c38775fc8e5Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:00:34 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting the country's foreign minister has left for Vienna to join nuclear talks with world powers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5d42038761344c49b9b3c38775fc8e5Indians Cody Anderson loses perfect game in 7th inninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39b57f1b6818444c8d1cdfd81faf954cTue, 30 Jun 2015 06:42:34 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Somewhere around the fourth inning, Cody Anderson realized he was chasing perfection.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39b57f1b6818444c8d1cdfd81faf954cSpain: Greenpeace kicks off anti-'Gag Law' protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d828af8223ea43b08ac092f52b765ab8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:01:23 GMTMADRID (AP) — Greenpeace activists have hung a banner defending people's right to protest from a construction crane close to Spain's Parliament as part of activities to highlight the coming into effect of the Public Security Law, known as the "gag law," July 1.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d828af8223ea43b08ac092f52b765ab8Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f045315959b48a8851f405ce245d470Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:53:18 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Abortion providers cheered a move by the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block part of a Texas law that would have closed more than half the state's 19 remaining abortion clinics. Now they are studying whether it could also allow them to reopen some previously shuttered facilities and whether that would even be feasible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f045315959b48a8851f405ce245d470Rand Paul 1st major-party candidate to court pot donorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a4d441251c5436ba9a1027622791c5bTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:12:46 GMTDENVER (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Rand Paul is courting donors from the marijuana business in a groundbreaking event in Denver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a4d441251c5436ba9a1027622791c5bKnicks thinking big, looking for some size in free agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f6b8b0e1cf40bfb39cb37276e91736Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:59:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks will be thinking big in free agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f6b8b0e1cf40bfb39cb37276e91736NeNe Leakes saying goodbye to 'Real Housewives of Atlanta'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47e533702fc04389b2f336fbe98e2cd8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:14:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — NeNe Leakes is moving on from "The Real Housewives of Atlanta."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47e533702fc04389b2f336fbe98e2cd8Swedish woman gets $18M in sex harassment suit against bosshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6324d758b9bb487b842af73b17afded0Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:20:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A young Swedish woman who sued her former Wall Street executive boss over lurid allegations of sexual conquest, betrayal and stalking was awarded $18 million by a federal jury Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6324d758b9bb487b842af73b17afded0More overtime on the way? Obama proposes broader coveragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26f6b97493444408c07fa8e692ae09fTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:20:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — They're called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they supervise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26f6b97493444408c07fa8e692ae09fEverybody's got an angle for raising campaign cashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5db204221d04810be2b01847bd6f15dTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:32:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When it comes to raising money by email, everybody's got an angle. Some of the "ask" strategies being employed by the 2016 presidential candidates:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5db204221d04810be2b01847bd6f15dMike Trout powers Angels past Yankees 4-1 with bat and glovehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/928b23d678e4419694b657bf619b5280Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:55:16 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout showed off practically every aspect of his MVP talent against the New York Yankees, from his early homer to his late stolen base with a couple of jaw-dropping catches in between.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/928b23d678e4419694b657bf619b5280Reddick, Davis, Butler homer for A's in 7-1 win over Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0402f14d987a40a19aee5dbb758d12aaTue, 30 Jun 2015 05:05:24 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Josh Reddick and Ike Davis hit two-run homers in the first inning to back seven scoreless innings from Kendall Graveman, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-1 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0402f14d987a40a19aee5dbb758d12aaThe Latest: Greek banks to reopen to let pensioners get cashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/270d32f2f1b34fb0bd38338cc89e633dTue, 30 Jun 2015 07:52:47 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes on a day a big repayment to the International Monetary Fund is due and the country's bailout program with European creditors ends (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/270d32f2f1b34fb0bd38338cc89e633d