FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:19:17 -07:00Clinton defends foundation, says it has been transparenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31cb7b40b7f64557b8c7aaadc1c45c86Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:38:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton defended her family's charitable foundation on Wednesday against criticism from Donald Trump, saying it had provided more transparency than her Republican rival's sprawling business interests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31cb7b40b7f64557b8c7aaadc1c45c86Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephant raidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5531a039d10547309353505f8e5aaa7bThu, 25 Aug 2016 02:54:52 GMTPANA, Thailand (AP) — To stop wild elephants rampaging through their crops, farmers in Thailand put up electric fences, burst firecrackers and even switched their crop from pineapples to pumpkins, which the pachyderms don't relish much. Nothing worked, so the villagers decided on Plan Bee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5531a039d10547309353505f8e5aaa7bGerman tourist dies of injuries after California car crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46d5655e4c6e40d9abd0693a75f1bba0Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:53:32 GMTGROVELAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say one of three German tourists whose rental car crashed over a steep embankment after leaving Yosemite National park has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46d5655e4c6e40d9abd0693a75f1bba0Hill solid, Turner homers and Dodgers beat Giants 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5809a0c31e56484ebf2f0d41c471ee6bThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:15:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill pitched six dominant innings in his first start with Los Angeles and Justin Turner hit his 24th homer, lifting the Dodgers over the San Francisco Giants 1-0 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5809a0c31e56484ebf2f0d41c471ee6bThe Latest: Italian officials say quake death toll hits 247http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b542ba4d000e4be79c596ef1c5cb462aThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:34:50 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b542ba4d000e4be79c596ef1c5cb462aCabrera, Upton homer to lead Tigers over Twins 9-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28cdd194658a4f159b23473c9c31e237Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:21:22 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Cabrera has been just what the Detroit Tigers expect in the middle of the order. Justin Upton is getting back to the player they hoped would deepen their lineup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28cdd194658a4f159b23473c9c31e237Ortiz oldest ever with 30 homers, but Red Sox lose to Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a44f750fbd547b0b2efe1d5356dab31Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:08:41 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The latest memorable night for David Ortiz ended badly for the Boston Red Sox.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a44f750fbd547b0b2efe1d5356dab31Joseph, Hernandez homer as Phillies beat White Sox 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6ed506c2e3a4230a04dc68ac91793b8Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:01:54 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Battered in back-to-back games, the Phillies came out swinging this time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6ed506c2e3a4230a04dc68ac91793b8Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15601224d46949a5917d67fb61d1d9eeThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:47:27 GMTPANA, Thailand (AP) — To stop wild elephants from rampaging through their produce, farmers in Thailand put up electric fences, set off firecrackers and even switched their crops from pineapples to pumpkins, which the pachyderms don't relish much. Nothing worked, so the villagers decided on Plan Bee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15601224d46949a5917d67fb61d1d9eeAttack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 10 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c3cf649c96d4265ae82e0b97e57451fThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:52:45 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A brazen, hours-long militant attack on the American University of Afghanistan ended early on Thursday after at least 10 people were killed and dozens were wounded, a government spokesman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c3cf649c96d4265ae82e0b97e57451fIndonesia finds ship that was taken by disgruntled crewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9b924f7aa6a4c28bcaafc83ff59da38Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:17:15 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's navy said Thursday it has located a fuel tanker that was missing for a week after being taken from port by its disgruntled crew.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9b924f7aa6a4c28bcaafc83ff59da38Nebraska prison on lockdown after 9 staff members assaultedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0e75c7545f4458ea80effc71dee5c23Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:27:27 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Prison officials in Nebraska say nine staff members at the Lincoln Correctional Center have been assaulted by inmates who were refusing to return to their cells.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0e75c7545f4458ea80effc71dee5c23Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8337ff9b78f94352be8bedbfed73c483Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:01:21 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8337ff9b78f94352be8bedbfed73c483Soldier who killed 5 Dallas officers showed PTSD symptomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f334fcc4fa0c42d5a566f6f19e5146aeThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:13:29 GMTThe Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers last month showed symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after returning home from Afghanistan in 2014, but doctors concluded that he presented no serious risk to himself or others, according to newly released documents from the Veterans Health Administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f334fcc4fa0c42d5a566f6f19e5146aePowerful earthquake shakes central Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c25cf1268e4dd29c0ec1b168a81cb3Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:55:33 GMTBAGAN, Myanmar (AP) — Using brooms and their hands, soldiers and residents of an ancient Myanmar city famous for its historic Buddhist pagodas began cleaning up the debris Thursday from a powerful earthquake that shook the region and damaged nearly 200 temples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c25cf1268e4dd29c0ec1b168a81cb3Rescuers search for survivors in Italy quake that killed 247http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6962b6e058c64274ac1d8b665b7e8cc2Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:55:33 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors Thursday from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble. The death toll rose to 247, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the thousands of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6962b6e058c64274ac1d8b665b7e8cc2A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f430cc3d6d1c47f198b8e3b292e83428Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:12:22 GMTKey developments in the half-century of hostilities between Colombia's government and the country's largest rebel movement, which have announced a peace agreement:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f430cc3d6d1c47f198b8e3b292e83428Lodeiro's late goal helps Sounders extend streak, tie Dynamohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54605bb6870f4f61a64bb7d96d9c0252Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:26:57 GMTFRISCO, Texas (AP) — Nicolas Lodeiro scored in the fourth minute of stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders tied the Houston Dynamo 1-1 on Wednesday night to extend their unbeaten streak to five games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54605bb6870f4f61a64bb7d96d9c0252World's first self-driving taxis debut in Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5846eed4dced455ba168996243769a97Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:56:35 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis began picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5846eed4dced455ba168996243769a97Nonprofit asking Clinton, Trump to stop campaigning on 9/11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d500799bbe54959b841547197a29ed0Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:25:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d500799bbe54959b841547197a29ed0Feds ask for competency hearing for former LA County sheriffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32ce4f896a244423bd5ba3c45022711dThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:47:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors have asked a federal judge to determine whether former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca is competent to stand trial in his jail abuse case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32ce4f896a244423bd5ba3c45022711dOrtiz hits 30th homer, but Red Sox lose to Rays in 11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18be9aac417d4fa19e1cfc5457754c4dThu, 25 Aug 2016 03:07:38 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Ortiz hit his 30th home run in the first inning, but the Tampa Bay Rays came back from a three-run deficit to beat Boston 4-3 in 11 innings Wednesday night and prevent the Red Sox from taking sole possession of first place in the AL East.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18be9aac417d4fa19e1cfc5457754c4dAsian shares waver in thin trading after Wall Street declinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08b1b66e6894875b615d91d69ea2c93Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:58:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares wavered in thin but volatile trading in Asia on Thursday, following a bleak day on Wall Street led by declines in health-care stocks as outrage mounts over steep price hikes for Mylan's EpiPens. Investors are awaiting a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08b1b66e6894875b615d91d69ea2c93Fernandez helps Marlins snap Royals' 9-game winning streakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e700c6d8b6a24f59b64342b48d8118d3Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:18:19 GMTMIAMI (AP) — When Jose Fernandez threw his final pitch of the night, he pulled up in pain, rubbed his right knee and limped to the dugout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e700c6d8b6a24f59b64342b48d8118d3Sydney rain forces changes in Cal, Hawaii training scheduleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94603b9abea3499e98632c10c3760a98Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:33:59 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Heavy rainfall in Sydney over 12 hours into early Thursday morning forced changes to the practice schedules for California and Hawaii just two days away from their college football season-opener at the Olympic stadium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94603b9abea3499e98632c10c3760a98Bill Clinton defends embattled family foundationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d499ec3aeec142b686a01ac2ac5e97d7Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:50:52 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton said Wednesday that he's proud of people who have donated to the Clinton Foundation and the work the organization has done, as he waded into a dispute that Republicans are hoping will damage his wife's presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d499ec3aeec142b686a01ac2ac5e97d7Pujols hits milestone home run, Angels beat Jays 8-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3550f940a6a14f3791d3ecc98483ea78Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:43:19 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Albert Pujols had a productive night at the plate and passed a former teammate on the all-time home run list, helping the Angels to a rare road win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3550f940a6a14f3791d3ecc98483ea78Yu Darvish homers, Rangers beat Reds 6-5 for 2-game splithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18176b63b2654c9f82ad0f83293897c9Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:46:44 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — One trip around the bases has Yu Darvish thinking more like a hitter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18176b63b2654c9f82ad0f83293897c9Hope Solo suspended from US soccer team for 6 monthshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81676bf81d284cd6a7e46449100e1628Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:53:00 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans' early departure from the Rio Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81676bf81d284cd6a7e46449100e1628Branching out: Stick sculptor gains global followinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19b06ceb5d5f4aec8a65fa2810ae2881Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:44:37 GMTBOYLSTON, Mass. (AP) — The towering, whimsical shapes Patrick Dougherty creates by twisting and weaving sticks together have gained him an international following. Now, the artist who lives in a log cabin near Chapel Hill, North Carolina, is back in New England to build two more of his almost cartoon-like stick sculptures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19b06ceb5d5f4aec8a65fa2810ae2881Fan-made 'Star Trek' sets become tourist attraction in NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fdf50ce2edc4908ac734b9a75201f8aThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:14:59 GMTTICONDEROGA, N.Y. (AP) — The towering, whimsical shapes Patrick Dougherty creates by twisting and weaving sticks together have gained him an international following. Now, the artist who lives in a log cabin near Chapel Hill, North Carolina, is back in New England to build two more of his almost cartoon-like stick sculptures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fdf50ce2edc4908ac734b9a75201f8aSen. Manchin mum on EpiPen hikes by daughter's drug companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b271edf21c2407cbb3667260472652bThu, 25 Aug 2016 02:52:48 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin remained mum Wednesday as a pharmaceutical company run by his daughter faced mounting criticism for hiking prices on life-saving allergy injection pens.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b271edf21c2407cbb3667260472652bThe Latest: Aftershock jolts central Italyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8defee34bf354f05aa499e4b9c603774Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:26:24 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8defee34bf354f05aa499e4b9c603774Clinton's Gold Rush: $18 million raised on three-day swinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c33371965c684b2a8b1f40afea99f665Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:58:47 GMTREDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Clinton mingled with Hall of Fame basketball player Magic Johnson and Apple CEO Tim Cook, vamped in a photo booth with actor Justin Timberlake and dined with some of California's richest families on what was likely the most lucrative fundraising swing of her presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c33371965c684b2a8b1f40afea99f665AP EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f019fb42c01e4f9caa4ca4fb750ae7d8Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:25:57 GMTWith Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement announcing an agreement on a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f019fb42c01e4f9caa4ca4fb750ae7d8Zardes, dos Santos lift Galaxy to 2-2 tie with Firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36e7690364c94574aa86d2fb486c86c1Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:59:01 GMTBRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Giovani dos Santos and Gyasi Zardes scored and the Los Angeles Galaxy tied the Chicago Fire 2-2 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36e7690364c94574aa86d2fb486c86c1Paisley Park, home of Prince, opens for public tours Oct. 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec0298b58c3944ef89a2030ebadb4cf1Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:19:53 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Paisley Park, the private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for daily public tours starting Oct. 6, the trust company overseeing his estate announced Wednesday, and the company that runs Elvis Presley's Graceland will manage it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec0298b58c3944ef89a2030ebadb4cf1State police: No serious injuries after Indiana tornadoeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/114fb53b61e4466da87d10b5626d846eThu, 25 Aug 2016 03:40:46 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No serious injuries were reported after multiple tornadoes touched down Wednesday in central Indiana, tearing the roofs off apartment buildings, sending air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cutting power to thousands of people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/114fb53b61e4466da87d10b5626d846eQuake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc62dd7efc2540bab7cb8a5cfa825255Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:02:46 GMTBAGAN, Myanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious monuments.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc62dd7efc2540bab7cb8a5cfa825255Bingham, Earthquakes extend Revolution's winless streak, 0-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa022b6f2ae94b0abce8d9f99e41ca30Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:43:50 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — David Bingham had his sixth shutout of the season and the San Jose Earthquakes tied New England 0-0 on Wednesday night, extending the Revolution's winless streak to five games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa022b6f2ae94b0abce8d9f99e41ca30Cardinals hit 3 HRs off deGrom, break loose to beat Metshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e0b070ec8ea43529987069bd65242daThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:33:05 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Randal Grichuk and the St. Louis Cardinals love when Carlos Martinez pitches.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e0b070ec8ea43529987069bd65242daItaly's civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 247http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6ba7a99824040e0be4ec50d0ced3249Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:27:50 GMTROME (AP) — Italy's civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 247.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6ba7a99824040e0be4ec50d0ced3249Filipino fishermen find possibly world's biggest pearlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc57910f9d84e56a797a7c0da605097Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:50:07 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A tourism official says a Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world's biggest pearl, which he had hidden under a bed for 10 years as a lucky charm.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc57910f9d84e56a797a7c0da605097Rescuers search for survivors in Italy quake that killed 159http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8aa41e29e1fc45f5bd41767db808aae9Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:01:10 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors Thursday from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble. The death toll stood at 159, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the thousands of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8aa41e29e1fc45f5bd41767db808aae9With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06578b3162a64c359ea2b648743ce4a5Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:57:10 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Joey Bosa's holdout turned ugly Wednesday when the San Diego Chargers pulled their contract offer to the first-round draft pick and said they'll restructure a new deal that would reflect him playing less than a full season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06578b3162a64c359ea2b648743ce4a5Colombia's president rushing plebiscite on deal with rebelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42685ef8d4b44d98b1d5a09465017164Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:21:14 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's president is moving fast to hold a plebiscite on a landmark peace deal reached with leftist rebels, presenting to congress Thursday the full text of the accord that he says will end a half-century of bloody combat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42685ef8d4b44d98b1d5a09465017164Australia police: No extremist motive found in hostel attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fe2f60e523243d686465bb7cd648402Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:25:15 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australian police were investigating whether a French man accused of fatally stabbing a British woman while shouting the Arabic phrase "Allahu akbar" had a romantic obsession with her, an official said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fe2f60e523243d686465bb7cd648402Trump, aiming to widen support, makes pitch to Hispanicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e076a522ba344389ffd03922f10f9ccThu, 25 Aug 2016 03:14:28 GMTTAMPA, Florida (AP) — Visiting a battleground state he can't afford to lose, Donald Trump promised Hispanics "a much better life" Wednesday in a Florida speech that continued his recent effort to soften his tone and broaden his support 11 weeks before the presidential election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e076a522ba344389ffd03922f10f9ccBritton's streak ends, but Orioles hold off Nationals in 9thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/593ae6afdfc64fe588aaa43704fa753eThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:09:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An attempted comeback forced Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton into a game that shouldn't have required him. Not long after, his perfect run ended.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/593ae6afdfc64fe588aaa43704fa753eSouth African Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d4673aa6764bbba47a9f8c6da89c15Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:45:31 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African anti-apartheid campaigner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has admitted himself to a Cape Town hospital for treatment of a recurring infection, according to his family foundation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d4673aa6764bbba47a9f8c6da89c15