FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:31:47 -0700Search ends for 3 believed killed by sex offendershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6af4588e442467eb1083c7443dc6e98ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have given up the search for three women they believe were killed in Southern California by a pair of convicted sex offenders who were wearing GPS trackers, police said Friday.aGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsCrimeViolent crimeCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6af4588e442467eb1083c7443dc6e98Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:57:34 GMTVogelsong stifles Mets in Gaints' 5-1 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab9eac9c81a4115a7ff0d2ea58ca3d5NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Vogelsong pitched a two-hitter for his second career complete game, Hunter Pence emerged from a deep funk with a triple and three RBIs and the San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Friday night for their second straight win after a six-game skid.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab9eac9c81a4115a7ff0d2ea58ca3d5Sat, 02 Aug 2014 01:32:15 GMTPolice say 3-year-old girl shot, killed in Phillyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b610e526dec24e268a313d621f6d8243PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia say a 3-year-old girl has been shot and killed. A police dispatcher says there are other injuries in Friday night's shooting, but didn't have details.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b610e526dec24e268a313d621f6d8243Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:56:23 GMTGoodell defends NFL's 2-game suspension of Ricehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/486883e3bd6340239bf3807fd993fcb7CANTON, Ohio (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell defended himself Friday against criticism that he was too lenient in suspending Ray Rice two games for his "horrible mistake."JOHN WAWROWaGeneral newsSportsSports transactionsSports governanceSports businessProfessional footballFootballOhioCantonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/486883e3bd6340239bf3807fd993fcb7Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:07:50 GMT40 hurt in 2 San Francisco bus, train crasheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c011d32265284a8d92cb8203aec39da3SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco transit bus and a commuter train crashed into trucks minutes apart Friday, injuring 40 people and sending more than 20 of them to the hospital, authorities said.SUDHIN THANAWALAaGeneral newsTransportationMass transit systemsAccidentsAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c011d32265284a8d92cb8203aec39da3Sat, 02 Aug 2014 04:14:22 GMTInfant found dead at Oregon resort; mother soughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/241479d43c2f411a81c5874f8be40e3dPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A hotel housekeeper discovered an injured 13-year-old girl and the body of her 2-year-old sister at an inn on the Oregon Coast on Friday, and police were searching for their mother.STEVEN DUBOISaGeneral newsPortlandOregonWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/241479d43c2f411a81c5874f8be40e3dSat, 02 Aug 2014 01:40:10 GMTGirl gets $1.2M settlement over school shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d852efea8748fd9c0be9ee50b68eb2PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — The family of a girl who was critically wounded two years ago when a gun went off inside a classmate's backpack at her Washington state elementary school agreed Friday to a $1.2 million legal settlement.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationWashingtonBremertonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d852efea8748fd9c0be9ee50b68eb2Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:26:47 GMT'Shield' actor waives hearing in wife's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1400495451f349648666617e5c5b6c31LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Michael Jace, who has been charged with killing his wife, has waived his right to a preliminary hearing.LINDA DEUTSCHaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1400495451f349648666617e5c5b6c31Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:40:48 GMTReds' Latos gets 1st win against hometown Marlinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71213ec1b1704801bf2a56b3e79e7a1eMIAMI (AP) — Mat Latos pitched seven strong innings, Ryan Ludwick drove in two runs, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Friday night.CHRISTOPHER STOCKsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71213ec1b1704801bf2a56b3e79e7a1eSat, 02 Aug 2014 02:34:02 GMTNorth Korea holds California man called shy, smarthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caeedb4e5f624b6489d062c09e3745d4BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — One of the three Americans detained in North Korea and charged with "anti-state" crimes is a California man raised in the Central Valley oil town of Bakersfield by parents who were petroleum engineers.SCOTT SMITHMATT HAMILTONaGeneral newsUnited StatesNorth KoreaBakersfieldCaliforniaHamiltonNorth AmericaEast AsiaAsiaOhiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caeedb4e5f624b6489d062c09e3745d4Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:01:42 GMTLightning sparks dozens of new California fireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06f602f8414e46fb99c99f0bd9477847ALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters in Northern California were battling several lightning-sparked wildfires Friday, including a blaze in rural Modoc County that forced about 120 people to evacuate.aGeneral newsFiresEvacuationsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06f602f8414e46fb99c99f0bd9477847Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:05:17 GMTAmericans with Ebola returning to US for treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d29a5d9e82b24d21b3819f7e02b74b26NEW YORK (AP) — Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday.MIKE STOBBEaHealthDiagnosis and treatmentDisease outbreaksDiseases and conditionsGeneral newsPublic healthInfectious diseasesUnited StatesAfricaWest AfricaAtlantaNorth AmericaGeorgiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d29a5d9e82b24d21b3819f7e02b74b26Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:38:46 GMTAbreu extends streak, White Sox beat Twins 10-8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a96c7b8d6f4c18a527e9ad94b416f0CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Abreu reached base five times while extending his hitting streak to 21 games, and the Chicago White Sox scored four runs in the eighth inning to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-8 on Friday night.ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a96c7b8d6f4c18a527e9ad94b416f0Sat, 02 Aug 2014 04:17:01 GMTTropical storm dumps rain in eastern Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dc643eec8f540f280e2debe1d8ee95dSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Bertha swirled through the eastern Caribbean on Friday night as it unleashed heavy rains and strong winds in the region, knocking out power on some islands.DANICA COTOiGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsPower outagesNatural disastersAccidents and disastersService outagesPuerto RicoDominican RepublicCaribbeanDominicaBarbadosU.S. Virgin IslandsLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dc643eec8f540f280e2debe1d8ee95dSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:10:55 GMTManny Roth, founder of Café Wha?, dead at 94http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5071ce3e0784469bb143c841e8eb847Manny Roth, a colorful club owner in Greenwich Village whose Cafe Wha? and its basement level stage was a rite of passage in the 1960s for Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen and many others, has died. He was 94.HILLEL ITALIEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityPerforming artshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5071ce3e0784469bb143c841e8eb847Sat, 02 Aug 2014 04:02:29 GMTGeorge suffers serious leg injury in US exhibitionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6b3800ebcfe47dcb16f163508fd9a43LAS VEGAS (AP) — Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night.W.G. RAMIREZsSportsAthlete injuriesInternational basketballMen's sportsMen's basketballBasketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballUnited StatesLas VegasNorth AmericaNevadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6b3800ebcfe47dcb16f163508fd9a43Sat, 02 Aug 2014 04:18:21 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf3d6573547e4254b8f0921c9bf3f32bToday is Saturday, August 2, the 214th day of 2014. There are 151 days left in the year.The Associated PressaComputer crime1990-91 Gulf WarCrimeArmed forcesGeneral newsEventsViolent crimeMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsWar and unrestUnited StatesIraqNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf3d6573547e4254b8f0921c9bf3f32bSat, 02 Aug 2014 04:00:01 GMTHouse OKs bill to block Obama deportation reliefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45e63fbc415c41eda26c13b031d40049WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans have passed legislation to shut down a program by President Barack Obama granting deportation relief to immigrants brought here illegally as kids.ERICA WERNERwBusinessGovernment and politicsImmigrationLegislationSocial issuesSocial affairsLegislatureImmigration policyGovernment programsGovernment policyUnited StatesCentral AmericaNorth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45e63fbc415c41eda26c13b031d40049Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:01:39 GMTRare whale fossil pulled from California backyardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e0cc46c60294871948776d86f4ba6d0RANCHO PALOS VERDES, California (AP) — A search-and-rescue team pulled a rare half-ton whale fossil from a Southern California backyard Friday, a feat that the team agreed to take on as a makeshift training mission.MATT HAMILTONaGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsFossilsWhalesMuseumsPaleontologyAnimalsMammalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e0cc46c60294871948776d86f4ba6d0Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:12:54 GMTPetkovic beats Venus Williams at Stanfordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb4e4cbb6c49450b9c57371281de12c1STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Eighth-seeded Andrea Petkovic ended Venus Williams' run in the Bank of the West Classic, beating the former top-ranked player 6-1, 3-6, 7-5 in the quarterfinals Friday.RICK EYMERsSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb4e4cbb6c49450b9c57371281de12c1Sat, 02 Aug 2014 01:40:56 GMTChen leads Orioles past Mariners 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/158aac890dd24bb781f4d9dd7985041dBALTIMORE (AP) — After Baltimore left-hander Wei-Yin Chen put together another dominant performance Friday against Seattle, his thoughts were with his family and friends thousands of miles away in his native Taiwan.TODD KARPOVICHsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/158aac890dd24bb781f4d9dd7985041dSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:07:25 GMTByrd homer lifts Phillies over Nationals 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31c88723d20249dcacd144aed87ee44cWASHINGTON (AP) — Marlon Byrd hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning, Roberto Hernandez pitched eight strong innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Friday night.HARVEY VALENTINEsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31c88723d20249dcacd144aed87ee44cSat, 02 Aug 2014 01:53:28 GMTTrout and Hamilton homer, Angels beat Rays 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8b2ce9e7e0f4d38a81f94dccf66eb37ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mike Trout and Josh Hamilton homered to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Friday night.sSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesBaseballSports businessAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsTampaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8b2ce9e7e0f4d38a81f94dccf66eb37Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:03:36 GMTVerlander impresses as Tigers beat Rockies 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b1140d40bce46cd974234edf28d7062DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander equaled his longest outing of the season, pitching eight solid innings to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 4-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.NOAH TRISTERsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b1140d40bce46cd974234edf28d7062Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:11:02 GMTRookie gets win as Boston beats Yankees 4-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b110c14dc0b492781240f1dc38b8622BOSTON (AP) — Anthony Ranaudo pitched six solid innings in his major league debut and Dustin Pedroia drove in two runs as the Boston Red Sox snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.DOUG ALDENsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBostonNew York CityNew YorkMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b110c14dc0b492781240f1dc38b8622Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:23:25 GMTDonald Young to face Raonic in Washington semishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a12e286c3e4c4656b352529af3eb998dWASHINGTON (AP) — There appeared to be little reason to expect Donald Young to make a deep run at the Citi Open.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsAthlete injuriesWomen's tennisMen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsEventsAthlete healthMen's sportsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesCanadaJapanNorth AmericaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a12e286c3e4c4656b352529af3eb998dSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:44:19 GMTCongress approves $225 million package for Israel's missile defense systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79398d66772b4c77b71c01cac16beebcWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress approves $225 million package for Israel's missile defense system.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79398d66772b4c77b71c01cac16beebcSat, 02 Aug 2014 02:05:01 GMTNick Watney leads Barracuda Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f72d1aed95794f6eaf08595116c46091RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nick Watney increased his lead to three points Friday in the Barracuda Championship, scoring eight points in the modified Stableford event at Montreux to push his two-day total to 26.sSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsRenoNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f72d1aed95794f6eaf08595116c46091Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:43:51 GMTTour rebuts report Johnson suspendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc523c5b1ea43fe9642c169ac81bc8dAKRON, Ohio (AP) — The PGA Tour rebutted a published report Friday that Dustin Johnson has been suspended for failing a drug test.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfPGA ChampionshipsGolfDopingSports governanceMen's sportsEventsAkronOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc523c5b1ea43fe9642c169ac81bc8dSat, 02 Aug 2014 01:31:57 GMTGordon meets with NFL, hearing to continuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1749ce592f34ab29b313588cb0449d5BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon's fight to stay on the field isn't over.TOM WITHERSsSportsSports transactionsSports governanceDopingSports businessProfessional footballFootballOhioClevelandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1749ce592f34ab29b313588cb0449d5Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:52:10 GMTStay sought in ruling on Va. gay-marriage banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/683293e08fe04de891903e07d561a5deRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A county court clerk in northern Virginia on Friday sought to delay a federal appeals court ruling striking down the state's same-sex marriage ban.STEVE SZKOTAKaGeneral newsMarriageNational courtsCourtsJudiciaryGovernment and politicsState governmentsFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesNational governmentsVirginiaRichmondUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/683293e08fe04de891903e07d561a5deSat, 02 Aug 2014 02:19:23 GMTLandslide blocks mountain river; 6 people diehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6b3d79c41884775811efe44eb77df86KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police say a massive landslide has blocked a mountain river in northern Nepal and caused the water to form a lake that threatens to burst and sweep several villages.iGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherFloodsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersLand environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6b3d79c41884775811efe44eb77df86Sat, 02 Aug 2014 04:17:51 GMTCar factory blast in China kills more than 40http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/361a2b4b24e7433ebfef2217edb47aaeBEIJING (AP) — An explosion at an automotive parts factory in eastern China on Saturday morning killed between 40 and 65 people, state media reported.iGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsMaterials industryIndustriesBusinessChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/361a2b4b24e7433ebfef2217edb47aaeSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:52:30 GMTCar workshop blast in China kills more than 40http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ed5ba39228f484a826e223d7dbb2243BEIJING (AP) — An explosion at a car workshop in eastern China on Saturday morning killed between 40 and 65 people, state media reported.iGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsMaterials industryIndustriesBusinessChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ed5ba39228f484a826e223d7dbb2243Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:39:34 GMTHamas: Missing soldier likely killed in strikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef8c944f18cf43b89ae3b4b5846ef9efGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Hamas military on Saturday distanced itself from the disappearance of a soldier Israel says is suspected to have been captured by Hamas fighters in Gaza.KARIN LAUBHAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsWar and unrestMissing personsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef8c944f18cf43b89ae3b4b5846ef9efSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:43:40 GMTMurphy, Salazar lead Indians past Rangers, 12-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2a5ae6fe643420a8b3cd54487c3af19CLEVELAND (AP) — David Murphy was 4 for 4 with two RBIs against his former team, Danny Salazar allowed an unearned run in six innings, and the Cleveland Indians routed the Texas Rangers 12-2 on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasClevelandUnited StatesNorth AmericaOhiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2a5ae6fe643420a8b3cd54487c3af19Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:49:22 GMTGPS satellite launched into spacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c3a471cb36142649e9ae5980a81ce6eCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A new Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite has been launched into space.aGeneral newsScienceSpace launchesFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c3a471cb36142649e9ae5980a81ce6eSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:54:45 GMTJurors will consider manslaughter against agenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17bad4fe110a403d96f7b9ba44b80d72HONOLULU (AP) — A judge ruled Friday that jurors can consider convicting a federal agent of a lesser manslaughter charge in his retrial for a Hawaii fast-food restaurant shooting, giving the panel another option to convict him after different jurors deadlocked in his first murder trial.JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17bad4fe110a403d96f7b9ba44b80d72Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:25:09 GMTPetit's homer leads Astros over Blue Jays, 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/877f6bc81336464782baa329147a959aHOUSTON (AP) — Gregorio Petit's first career home run put Houston on top in the eighth inning and the Astros held on for a 3-1 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night, snapping Toronto's six-game winning streak.KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasHoustonTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/877f6bc81336464782baa329147a959aSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:16:56 GMTPeralta wins 13th, Brewers beat Cardinals 7-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4612b37da3554186ad5d7cdcee79a892ST. LOUIS (AP) — Wily Peralta won his 13th game to tie for the National League lead and Aramis Ramirez powered the Milwaukee Brewers with a home run and RBI double off St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright in a 7-4 victory Friday night.R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4612b37da3554186ad5d7cdcee79a892Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:36:12 GMTHouse votes to end Obama deportation relief program for immigrants brought illegally as kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96675796eaa4b3e9b3527284f80da6eWASHINGTON (AP) — House votes to end Obama deportation relief program for immigrants brought illegally as kids.wBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsImmigrationSocial issuesSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96675796eaa4b3e9b3527284f80da6eSat, 02 Aug 2014 01:57:18 GMTAutopsy: Police chokehold caused NYC man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9120bc4c6fc44aeab1a8d119495df20NEW YORK (AP) — A medical examiner ruled Friday that a police officer's chokehold caused the death of a man whose videotaped arrest and final pleas of "I can't breathe!" sparked outrage and led to the overhaul of use-of-force training for the nation's largest police department.JAKE PEARSONaGeneral newsArrestsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderStaten IslandNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9120bc4c6fc44aeab1a8d119495df20Sat, 02 Aug 2014 01:36:37 GMTIsrael pounds Gaza as it searches for soldierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eb763c11fc54348a8dc66d28f3c81ccGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel launched dozens of airstrikes early Saturday in the southern Gaza Strip as part of a large-scale search for a soldier Israel suspects was captured by Hamas fighters.KARIN LAUBHAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsInternational incidentsMilitant groupsWar and unrestTerritorial disputesMissing personsWar casualtiesCease firesGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesEgyptIsraelCairoGaza StripMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eb763c11fc54348a8dc66d28f3c81ccSat, 02 Aug 2014 04:22:28 GMTHouse OKs bill to address border crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a60b69919df34010ab4ed4d0ce7e0e6eWASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to deporting more than half a million immigrants whom the Obama administration granted temporary work permits. President Barack Obama condemned the Republican action and said he'd act unilaterally, as best he could.ERICA WERNERwBusinessGovernment and politicsImmigration policyGovernment programsImmigrationLegislatureLegislationPolitical partiesGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical organizationsUnited StatesCentral AmericaNorth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a60b69919df34010ab4ed4d0ce7e0e6eSat, 02 Aug 2014 02:33:46 GMTHouse Roll Call: $694 million bill for immigrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2873305cf1b348f5b219b8d003d84c59The 223-189 roll call Friday by which the House passed a $694 million bill aimed at addressing the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border.The Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesImmigration policyImmigrationPolitical organizationsGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsMexicoArizonaMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2873305cf1b348f5b219b8d003d84c59Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:39:18 GMTCongress backs Israel's Iron Dome missile defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d24bc7e43ee642939769186cd6c1ecf5WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress approved a $225 million package to replenish Israel's missile defenses with its last order of business before a five-week recess, as the Jewish state's cease-fire with Hamas unraveled and Israeli forces pushed deep into Gaza in search of a missing army officer.BRADLEY KLAPPERwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureWar and unrestLegislationGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesIsraelUnited StatesMiddle EastGaza StripNorth AmericaPalestinian territorieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d24bc7e43ee642939769186cd6c1ecf5Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:27:13 GMTBrady Schnell shoots 59 in PGA Tour Canada eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f416d1582a384e90aa56e0c5ebfb3744CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Brady Schnell shot a 13-under 59 on Friday in the ATB Financial Classic, holing out from 122 yards for eagle on the par-4 ninth hole to become the second player in PGA Tour Canada history to break 60.sSportsGolfMen's golfMen's sportsCanadaAlbertaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f416d1582a384e90aa56e0c5ebfb3744Sat, 02 Aug 2014 03:50:12 GMTPolice say 3-year-old girl shot, killed in Philadelphia; 3 adults injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b524c0d16d284b6b88ab767406f690ddPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say 3-year-old girl shot, killed in Philadelphia; 3 adults injured.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b524c0d16d284b6b88ab767406f690ddSat, 02 Aug 2014 02:55:24 GMTPuerto Rico braces for rain from tropical stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4519f7c89ff24db0ae5b621250b40615SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Bertha spun toward Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic early Saturday after dumping heavy rain across the eastern Caribbean and causing several power outages in the region.iGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersPuerto RicoSan JuanDominican RepublicCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4519f7c89ff24db0ae5b621250b40615Sat, 02 Aug 2014 04:01:35 GMTChinese state media: factory blast has killed between 40 and 65 people in eastern Kunshan cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf36a2f5750e469e8cb5274a4dc9fd2cBEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media: factory blast has killed between 40 and 65 people in eastern Kunshan city.iGeneral newsMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf36a2f5750e469e8cb5274a4dc9fd2cSat, 02 Aug 2014 03:10:12 GMT