FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 27 Jun 2017 01:45:31 -07:00Finding comfort, and North Korea, in a tiny restauranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20cf76a4d87f479582f4cbf1aab0fe0dTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:59:58 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — The little restaurant isn't much to look at. It's across the street from an empty lot in a city where bland high-rise apartment buildings sprawl in every direction. Boxes of dried fish are stacked by the front window. A dirty mop stands in the corner. The walls are painted a vomitous green.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20cf76a4d87f479582f4cbf1aab0fe0dPapua New Guinea votes with corruption and economic woes keyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38b184782238442baa8ea514fe09a768Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:30:47 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Papua New Guinea voters are going to the polls in elections dominated by corruption allegations hanging over their prime minister and the South Pacific island nation's deepening economic woes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38b184782238442baa8ea514fe09a768Utah wildfire grows as 2 powerful California blazes spreadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c71e1e35d33a4fe1a7fb7f258d98e89dTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:09:16 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c71e1e35d33a4fe1a7fb7f258d98e89dColumn: Tebow or the fight might not be great, but so what?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7b527e071234c9fbc3974253ecc2ed4Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:01:24 GMTThe odds keep dropping on Conor McGregor, though it's more because UFC fans love him than his actual chances of winning a boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7b527e071234c9fbc3974253ecc2ed4Inmate details 4 prison killings: 'I did it for nothing'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13a092638e884ba099d880518ddc24ccTue, 27 Jun 2017 08:10:07 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One by one, Denver Simmons recalled, he and his partner lured inmates into his cell. William Scruggs was promised cookies in exchange for doing some laundry; Jimmy Ham thought he was coming to snort some crushed pills.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13a092638e884ba099d880518ddc24ccIsrael strikes Gaza militant sites after projectile firedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47989ce06cd0438f97d8879a5d45d862Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:36:59 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military says it has struck a pair of Hamas militant sites in Gaza after a projectile fired from the seaside territory landed in southern Israel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47989ce06cd0438f97d8879a5d45d862Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6918d44607f499eb9665450fc68b1c0Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:17:20 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limited version to take effect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6918d44607f499eb9665450fc68b1c0Asian stocks mostly higher after Wall Street closed mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab255258f88f4e04b1f1b7c72170b133Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:13:02 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher in range-bound trade on Tuesday after Wall Street closed mixed, while Asian tech shares mirrored losses in U.S. peers overnight.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab255258f88f4e04b1f1b7c72170b133Budget office sees 22 million fewer covered with Senate billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5f0ddb7f5cc40a1a8e4fe6f5d948a6aTue, 27 Jun 2017 08:07:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Rebellious Republican senators are forcing Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to scramble to rescue the party's health care bill before debate even begins. The dissension is swelling after Congress' nonpartisan budget referee said the high profile measure would leave 22 million more people uninsured by 2026 than President Barack Obama's law, which the GOP wants to scrap.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5f0ddb7f5cc40a1a8e4fe6f5d948a6aJordan's 'pay as you like' bookstore saved by crowd-fundinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cca7ddf0b9d48a09c6fce271760e4dfTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:08:58 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — For years, Hamzeh AlMaaytah nurtured a community of book lovers in Jordan, keeping his bookstore in Amman's old center open around the clock, encouraging customers to linger over rare treasures and often allowing them to set the price for a purchase.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cca7ddf0b9d48a09c6fce271760e4dfIngredient in popular weed killer going on list as canceroushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1379683ba07b49bea4dbd99a9675f783Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:36:56 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's known to cause cancer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1379683ba07b49bea4dbd99a9675f78314-year-old excites Japan with record chess debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64b3ff89a71e43018f0b7dfa45a3d761Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:05:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A 14-year-old boy is taking his country by storm with a record-breaking start to his pro career in the Japanese version of chess.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64b3ff89a71e43018f0b7dfa45a3d761America's Cup win brings relief, elation for New Zealandershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/167004f11c0544d58db5a9f0799b892bTue, 27 Jun 2017 04:39:54 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — For thousands of New Zealanders who four years ago watched their sailing team crumble from a seemingly unbeatable position, a win in the America's Cup brought as much relief as it did elation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/167004f11c0544d58db5a9f0799b892bMedicaid mission creep threatens GOP's 'Obamacare' repealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e58ac41ef4e489e84926d62c5fcc2fcTue, 27 Jun 2017 07:12:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Somewhere along the way, the Republican crusade to repeal "Obamacare" also turned into an effort to limit the future growth of Medicaid. That bit of mission creep is complicating prospects for the GOP, and could lead to deadlock.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e58ac41ef4e489e84926d62c5fcc2fcDemocrats aim to blast Trump for favoring wealthyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/317a0875d8ab4f55991ef5680c940932Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:58:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are out to capitalize on what they believe is growing public sentiment that President Donald Trump, the richest man to call the White House home, is turning his back on the people who got him elected in favor of his wealthy peers. The party is hoping that pitch will pack extra oomph at a time when even some Republicans are raising concerns that the GOP health-care plan could hurt the poor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/317a0875d8ab4f55991ef5680c940932Europe's once positive world view of US slips under Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe563d9896264684a62dafa9d24a14d7Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:36:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more Europeans now view the United States unfavorably under President Donald Trump than favorably, according to a survey of public attitudes in three dozen countries that comes as Trump prepares for a return visit to the continent early next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe563d9896264684a62dafa9d24a14d7LEADING OFF: Nationals take a look at K-Rod, Yankees ailinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3939e7f55c424099906d952c3900397fTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:17:30 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3939e7f55c424099906d952c3900397fRussell Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26b1b0b53f30477ca02c9e071a6fe9a8Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:17:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Russell Westbrook moved past Oscar Robertson and kept right on going to the top of the NBA.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26b1b0b53f30477ca02c9e071a6fe9a8Franklin not trying to be a better Missy, but a happy Missyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a033f7d4aa4d4a7390f01e603e192b23Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:16:15 GMTMissy Franklin is so upbeat, so full of energy, so dang positive all the time, it's hard to imagine her ever going to a dark place.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a033f7d4aa4d4a7390f01e603e192b23Modi meets Trump with his usual greeting _ bear hugshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f41f0052fe94e229b9c58e7d7405746Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:09:38 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — President Donald Trump should have been ready as he met with India's prime minister, an unabashed hugger.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f41f0052fe94e229b9c58e7d7405746Weed killer ingredient going on California list as canceroushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1124102de98f42eb8bec5ab6b2cb93ecTue, 27 Jun 2017 05:23:58 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's known to cause cancer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1124102de98f42eb8bec5ab6b2cb93ecMontgomery strong, Chapman ends rally and Yanks top ChiSoxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ff2c0a541b40f891a862224d15c1a6Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:03:27 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Not much has come easy for the New York Yankees over the past two weeks. Not even the wins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ff2c0a541b40f891a862224d15c1a6Ultra-Orthodox lawmaker: Reform Jews don't believe in Templehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87c713e343e443dc9ce8bccc2f8243cdTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:49:14 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A senior ultra-Orthodox lawmaker says protestations of liberal Jews over alternative access to Jerusalem's Western Wall are merely provocation since they don't even believe in the sanctity of the site.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87c713e343e443dc9ce8bccc2f8243cdAlaska lauds black soldiers' work on famed WWII highwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed2bde12030142808664000ac40acd4dTue, 27 Jun 2017 05:20:41 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Leonard Larkins and nearly 4,000 other segregated black soldiers helped build a highway across Alaska and Canada during World War II, a contribution largely ignored for decades but drawing attention as the 75th anniversary approaches.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed2bde12030142808664000ac40acd4dSaudi demolition of historic Shiite homes stokes violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0988a98b63bd4db289abfeb067216ed4Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:22:31 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia is demolishing centuries-old homes in a Shiite town, leveling a historic district that officials say has become a hideout for local militants. The destruction has sparked shootouts in the streets between Saudi security forces and Shiite gunmen and stoked sectarian tensions that resonate around the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0988a98b63bd4db289abfeb067216ed414-year-old excites country with record Japanese chess debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af8ce191a6b44c578bf34e99295e24deTue, 27 Jun 2017 07:48:16 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A 14-year-old boy is taking his country by storm with a record-breaking start to his pro career in the Japanese version of chess.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af8ce191a6b44c578bf34e99295e24deAlbania Socialists win polls, can govern without partnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b9f757d7beb4e998f87c2fc18941b9cTue, 27 Jun 2017 08:21:29 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania's left-wing Socialist Party has secured a second mandate in a general election, winning a majority of seats in parliament, nearly complete results showed Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b9f757d7beb4e998f87c2fc18941b9cThe Latest: 3 GOP senators threaten to oppose health billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0af3fa18bfbd4197b16411af2882a65cTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:33:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican legislation overhauling the Obama health care law (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0af3fa18bfbd4197b16411af2882a65c15 inmates indicted in Massachusetts prison disturbancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/662e4d9d06ad440182c2dd94fe0285deTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:31:24 GMTSHIRLEY, Mass. (AP) — Fifteen inmates at a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts are facing charges in connection with a riot earlier this year that destroyed a housing unit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/662e4d9d06ad440182c2dd94fe0285deMinors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c080d068cffd473385cd5f14109428aaTue, 27 Jun 2017 05:10:09 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Slumping slugger Kyle Schwarber said Monday that he's not surprised the Chicago Cubs demoted him, saying "the numbers spoke for themselves."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c080d068cffd473385cd5f14109428aaQuestions raised about Liu Xiaobo's prison medical treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5d81730a234d6b8400e10384a0434cTue, 27 Jun 2017 08:01:04 GMTSHENYANG, China (AP) — As recently as February, Liu Xiaobo's brother dismissed reports that the Nobel Peace laureate might be ill in prison. Then came the bombshell Monday that Liu has been diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer and released on medical parole.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5d81730a234d6b8400e10384a0434cSpain says fire that threatened Donana park "under control"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55867ffcd72047d29f5acf19c29c3e39Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:24:51 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's interior minister says firefighters have brought under control a wildfire that threatened Donana National Park, a celebrated conservation wetland and home to the endangered Iberian lynx.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55867ffcd72047d29f5acf19c29c3e39Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unansweredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbf725324e4d4c4684537d0990bc448dTue, 27 Jun 2017 07:50:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's decision to partially reinstate President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban has left the effort to keep some foreigners out of the United States in a murky middle ground, with unanswered questions and possibly more litigation ahead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbf725324e4d4c4684537d0990bc448dNolasco ends winless drought, Angels end Dodgers' win streakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45cd5ce084ac4a56869b27408fa0cb16Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:38:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricky Nolasco was pitching well while holding the big-hitting Dodgers scoreless. The only thing that stopped him was a liner that hit him in the shin and ended his night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45cd5ce084ac4a56869b27408fa0cb16Supreme Court playground ruling feeds school voucher debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9388a279ac44689142ed5da1eadbaeTue, 27 Jun 2017 07:24:26 GMTEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos and other proponents of school voucher programs are praising a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that said a Lutheran church was wrongly denied a state grant for its preschool playground. But opponents say the ruling is far from an endorsement of the use of public money for religious schools.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9388a279ac44689142ed5da1eadbaeNew limbs for growing bodies: Mutilated albinos get refittedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8aa7c5bcf374b40a50e7d7dda6ea91cTue, 27 Jun 2017 07:21:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Baraka Cosmas, 7, is missing half his right arm. Mwigulu Matonange, 14, lost his left arm. Emmanuel Festo, 15, lost his right, plus the fingers of his left hand. Pendo Sengerema, 16, had an arm severed at the elbow.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8aa7c5bcf374b40a50e7d7dda6ea91cCubs hold on after Nationals rally for 4 in 9th, win 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b91e09c7245494a9253a662cb4d7203Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:39:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After a nail-biting victory over the NL East leading Washington Nationals, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon still cringed to consider what could've happened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b91e09c7245494a9253a662cb4d7203U2 bassist thanks band for helping him through addictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8d6ff5dd4246a894faa9c5c1cb2503Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:57:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a frank and heartfelt speech, U2 bassist Adam Clayton thanked his bandmates of four decades for their support during his treatment and recovery for alcohol abuse years ago, and then joined them for a rollicking rendition of a few hits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8d6ff5dd4246a894faa9c5c1cb2503German leaders, lawmakers pay tribute to Kohl at Berlin Masshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2bb347b644d41ec87cc605e0c7a8525Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:02:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German leaders and lawmakers are paying tribute to former Chancellor Helmut Kohl, who spearheaded the country's reunification during 16 years at the helm, in a requiem Mass at Berlin's Roman Catholic cathedral.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2bb347b644d41ec87cc605e0c7a8525These senators will make or break the GOP's health care pushhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0237a80ab5d34242a6e0fbbd748b6d51Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:17:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's campaign promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare" is now in the hands of a key group of GOP senators who are opposing —or not yet supporting — legislation Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing to bring to a vote this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0237a80ab5d34242a6e0fbbd748b6d51Box Office Top 20: 'Transformers 5' tops with series lowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04b15ac3b2d34fa3a5332e54c17080e6Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:26:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Last Knight" topped the box office charts, but it was a dubious success. The fifth installment in the series took in a franchise low of $68.5 million in its first five days in theaters, $44.7 million of which came from weekend sales.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04b15ac3b2d34fa3a5332e54c17080e6Giants score plenty to back Samardzija, snap five-game skidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5cdb654aee644ada6bca11feecfea8eTue, 27 Jun 2017 06:06:34 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For a night, the San Francisco Giants delivered the key hits with runners in scoring position. They got contributions from throughout the order, made things happen on the basepaths and did all the little things. Music blared in a victorious clubhouse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5cdb654aee644ada6bca11feecfea8eAP PHOTOS: Black soldiers toiled on Alaska's first land linkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5563b1ecc3c4486aad524d8be761312Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:56:22 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska is commemorating 75 years since nearly 4,000 segregated black soldiers toiled in harsh weather and terrain to help build a highway across the state and Canada.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5563b1ecc3c4486aad524d8be761312Who can get around the travel ban?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3569c8e999bb47afab71aed15612f15eTue, 27 Jun 2017 08:11:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Even as it allowed a limited version of the Trump administration's travel ban to take effect for now, the Supreme Court carved out a major exception.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3569c8e999bb47afab71aed15612f15eSecond landslide hits stricken site in southwest Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93408ffd7bd44d5ade9dcebb92e9568Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:52:18 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A second landslide struck the village in southwest China where rescue workers have been looking for nearly 100 people buried over the weekend by a massive wave of rocks and debris.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93408ffd7bd44d5ade9dcebb92e9568Premier Li: China can control financial risks as debt riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cab58d2d8f34974876b02c21ac603abTue, 27 Jun 2017 07:14:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's top economic official tried to quell fears surging debt might threaten growth, saying Tuesday financial risks are "generally under control" and Beijing can achieve this year's development targets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cab58d2d8f34974876b02c21ac603abDown 7 and missing Francona, Indians rally to top Texas 15-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8870a3a3f02f4939b5fd522c0c321d88Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:35:02 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians trailed by seven runs and were without manager Terry Francona by the fourth inning Monday night. Coming off a disheartening sweep to a division rival, Cleveland badly need a few runs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8870a3a3f02f4939b5fd522c0c321d88Ukrainian serviceman killed in car bombhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d9d95336800498cbf75f41a606ff233Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:10:50 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed in a car bomb in the country's capital Kiev.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d9d95336800498cbf75f41a606ff233Dutch sleuth hopes for breakthrough in biggest US art heisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f5a3ba368240b3b8f46aa163a25c91Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:08:29 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch art sleuth whose search for purloined paintings and sculptures has led to Ukrainian militiamen and Nazi memorabilia collectors has joined the hunt for what he calls the "Holy Grail": A collection worth $500 million that represents the largest art heist in U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f5a3ba368240b3b8f46aa163a25c91Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 2-8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d261b0efa55b4f098f780257ecea7649Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:05:42 GMTJuly 2: Actor Robert Ito ("Quincy") is 86. Actress Polly Holliday ("Alice") is 80. Writer-director Larry David ("Curb Your Enthusiasm," ''Seinfeld") is 70. Keyboardist Roy Bittan of the E Street Band is 68. Actress Wendy Schaal ("American Dad," ''It's a Living") is 63. Model-actress Jerry Hall is 61. Actor Jimmy McNichol is 56. Bassist Dave Parsons of Bush is 52. Actress Yancy Butler ("Witchblade") is 47. Violinist Melodee DeVevo of Casting Crowns is 41. Actor Owain Yeoman ("The Mentalist") is 39. Singer Michelle Branch is 34. Actress Vanessa Lee Chester ("The Lost World: Jurassic Park") is 33. Actress Ashley Tisdale ("Hellcats," ''High School Musical") is 32. Actress Lindsay Lohan is 31. Actress Margot Robbie ("Suicide Squad") is 27.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d261b0efa55b4f098f780257ecea7649