FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 23 Jul 2016 08:01:47 -07:00Political scandals linger as Philly readies for conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1cac29ea8cc4875ae89d53de0d5192fSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:48:31 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1cac29ea8cc4875ae89d53de0d5192fSolar projects can't save the forest for the trees?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d57ceac7f0a41c98c3a459633c649b0Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:46:01 GMTWADING RIVER, N.Y. (AP) — A green energy project has some environmentalists seeing red.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d57ceac7f0a41c98c3a459633c649b0Kaine liberal appeal muted by energy ties, abortion concernshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65de1b407dc74316990be719ba657663Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:45:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine are closely aligned on many issues, but Kaine's cautious, left-leaning political profile in a closely contested state is blurred by his ties to energy industry interests and his personal qualms over abortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65de1b407dc74316990be719ba657663The Latest: Clinton-Kaine ticket set to make debut in Miamihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/704dc27b64f44cc0afc657bcf33c2e21Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:17:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/704dc27b64f44cc0afc657bcf33c2e21The Latest: Spain arrests 2 suspected of human smugglinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83e39a3dc40144bd8961786d23837927Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:11:45 GMTINDJIJA, Serbia (AP) — The latest developments on Europe's migration crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83e39a3dc40144bd8961786d23837927The Latest: Afghan official: Protesters warned of threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab6dd2ba92841c486df00cadf8434eeSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:44 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab6dd2ba92841c486df00cadf8434eeMerkel pledges that security services 'will do everything possible to protect the security and freedom of everyone'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a9f8f1a8c064c07ae6d85025ff7b6d1Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:43:54 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Merkel pledges that security services 'will do everything possible to protect the security and freedom of everyone'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a9f8f1a8c064c07ae6d85025ff7b6d1Travel ban lifted off British-Australian held in Lebanonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc5ce9607c244ef8948b3c3c9f8f84aaSat, 23 Jul 2016 14:30:50 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The lawyer of a dual British-Australian national indicted in a botched attempt to kidnap two Australian-Lebanese children at the center of a custody battle says a travel ban imposed on his client has been lifted.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc5ce9607c244ef8948b3c3c9f8f84aaThe Latest: US commander condemns Afghan bomb attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05b9da5f534b417fa983b8178db5e13eSat, 23 Jul 2016 13:43:06 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05b9da5f534b417fa983b8178db5e13eAfghan Interior Ministry says death toll in bomb attack on Kabul protest rises to 80, 231 people woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26c93510512e4a04abcdc55fe9e9899aSat, 23 Jul 2016 14:55:25 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan Interior Ministry says death toll in bomb attack on Kabul protest rises to 80, 231 people wounded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26c93510512e4a04abcdc55fe9e9899aElderly women risk lives crushing rock for money in Cameroonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59ecdb4825fa4f5f86e1c7e781d01bb6Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:34:39 GMTMAROUA, Cameroon (AP) — In a northern Cameroon town menaced by food insecurity and suicide bombers, women as old as 85 are spending long, grueling days crushing rocks into gravel to earn a living.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59ecdb4825fa4f5f86e1c7e781d01bb6Kaine liberal caution muted by energy ties, abortion qualmshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95878d90a709437982de18bd9113d581Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:41:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine are closely aligned on many issues. But Kaine's cautious, left-leaning political profile has been blurred at times by his ties to energy industry interests and his personal qualms over abortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95878d90a709437982de18bd9113d581Heightened terrorist checks slow Channel crossings from UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb97e8bb12f415384d440437d1d6834Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:32:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — Travelers seeking to cross the England Channel to enter France are facing severe delays because of heightened French security checks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb97e8bb12f415384d440437d1d68348 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e946729cacb34dda95018515e13db5a3Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:58:01 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Turkish military helicopter that landed in the Greek border city of Alexandroupolis just as an attempted coup was being quashed in Turkey has turned into one of the toughest diplomatic challenges to date for Greece's relatively inexperienced government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e946729cacb34dda95018515e13db5a3For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cdb24f5e171423e8c01281d0463d1a6Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:53:19 GMTKING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a problem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cdb24f5e171423e8c01281d0463d1a6IS attack on Afghan protest kills 61 people, wounds 207http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c10dd08b1a474a7ab359a39a4e1ab91dSat, 23 Jul 2016 13:33:05 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — At least 61 people were killed and another 207 wounded in the Afghan capital on Saturday, when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed clothing among a large crowd of demonstrators, officials and witnesses said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c10dd08b1a474a7ab359a39a4e1ab91dArrest made in Ohio college student's disappearancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d80518137e450ea01bdf0e76d93503Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:42:51 GMTWAUSEON, Ohio (AP) — Investigators looking into the disappearance of an Ohio college student whose bicycle was found in a cornfield this week have arrested a man on an abduction charge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d80518137e450ea01bdf0e76d93503German interior minister says "no indication of any connection to international terrorism" to Munich attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9109428ffd9247abb7e47698ab5f29b8Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:11:25 GMTMUNICH (AP) — German interior minister says "no indication of any connection to international terrorism" to Munich attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9109428ffd9247abb7e47698ab5f29b8Tests : No more marijuana chemicals in Colorado town's waterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d53148f83cee4460ba472440e9030924Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:52:35 GMTHUGO, Colo. (AP) — A warning not to drink the water in a Colorado town has been canceled after tests showed there is no longer any evidence of a marijuana chemical in the tap water.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d53148f83cee4460ba472440e9030924The Latest: IS claims bombing of protest in Kabulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1882994d81e5483ca54bf0b7862ca801Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:36:52 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1882994d81e5483ca54bf0b7862ca801A look at the AP-Gfk poll on American attitudes about gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51442ecf266e4a0697a3445c7ab8fc76Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:41:16 GMTA new poll shows that Americans generally support some of the most often-proposed limits on gun ownership, including universal background checks and banning semi-automatic weapons such as the AR-15.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51442ecf266e4a0697a3445c7ab8fc76French president upping security all summerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ff44721dd84587a127defb3fba09deSat, 23 Jul 2016 14:33:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande will reassess security measures once a week all summer, amid fear of new violence after a deadly Bastille Day attack in Nice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ff44721dd84587a127defb3fba09deTimeline of Munich shooting at a shopping mallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3862c7e9e3554d0c85bf74083a1c0ca1Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:35:23 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Here is a timeline of the shooting at a shopping mall in Munich where a gunman, identified as an 18-year-old German-Iranian, killed nine people, most of them teenagers, on Friday evening (all times local).http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3862c7e9e3554d0c85bf74083a1c0ca1Rebuilding peace: Cyprus restores derelict churches, mosqueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f40b29d82664c94b00038c355a7c83aSat, 23 Jul 2016 13:29:03 GMTMYRTOU, Cyprus (AP) — Seyfi Tunelci long watched in sorrow as the derelict Orthodox Christian monastery at Myrtou in Cyprus' overwhelmingly Muslim north crumbled before his eyes. Now he's part of an island-wide team toiling to repair the medieval building and dozens of other Christian and Muslim sites that fell into ruin during decades of ethnic division.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f40b29d82664c94b00038c355a7c83aUK police: More people likely involved in abduction attempthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95791560c4674fc89fec20ddcd42c954Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:42:05 GMTLONDON (AP) — Police say two people who tried to abduct a British serviceman outside a Royal Air Force Base three days ago were probably part of a larger team.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95791560c4674fc89fec20ddcd42c954The Latest: Merkel vows 'everything possible' for securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1dc13ab040449758b20b6086043f63eSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:53 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1dc13ab040449758b20b6086043f63eCousins looks to make most of chance with US basketball teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22b29aeea48941c48c3c54d5ce271bd0Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:53:59 GMTDeMarcus Cousins considers the thought, and one of the NBA's most recognizable scowls quickly turns into a bright smile.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22b29aeea48941c48c3c54d5ce271bd0AP Poll: Support grows among Americans for stricter gun lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25409fe4c55d497d85aeebac3fdd30d6Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:02:43 GMTAmericans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25409fe4c55d497d85aeebac3fdd30d6Floods kill at least 154 across China, leave scores missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df49d38e4188445bbc54a92d4c2141a8Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:02:31 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Torrential rains that have swept through China have killed at least 154 people and left 124 missing, officials said Saturday, with most of the casualties reported from a northern province where villagers complained about lack of warning before a deadly flash flood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df49d38e4188445bbc54a92d4c2141a8Lorenzi beats Basilashvili, is oldest 1st-time ATP winnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5be846b38c3474eb89d3a64c3487e0fSat, 23 Jul 2016 13:28:24 GMTKITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Paolo Lorenzi of Italy became the oldest first-time winner of an ATP event on Saturday after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-3, 6-4 in the Generali Open final.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5be846b38c3474eb89d3a64c3487e0fSpanish police bust arms ring led by Polish millionairehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3e8bbe335c04425ae5f2c15a9fabb17Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:50:02 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested the leader and eight other members of an international ring allegedly involved in extortion and illegal arms sales.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3e8bbe335c04425ae5f2c15a9fabb17Hungary's Viktor Orban says Donald Trump better for Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be3e626305f34969b2fdd0ee8cee8b0fSat, 23 Jul 2016 14:28:53 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The anti-terrorism proposals of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump make him the better option for Europe and Hungary, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be3e626305f34969b2fdd0ee8cee8b0fRussian balloonist lands safely in Australia after 11 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c40dca198454bd38e481e53d7c4eeb1Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:31:22 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A cold and exhausted 65-year-old Russian balloonist came back to Earth with a bruising thud in the Australian Outback on Saturday after claiming a new record by flying solo around the world nonstop in 11 days, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c40dca198454bd38e481e53d7c4eeb1Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Riohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95ee0ba9ea24460b49e691e60e33efcSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:28:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — As the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, international Olympic leaders are facing a seminal moment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95ee0ba9ea24460b49e691e60e33efcThe Latest: Spain condemns 'senseless' Munich attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a2b124265ea451ca751e63cc5523c67Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:54:28 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a2b124265ea451ca751e63cc5523c67How sympathetic whites are helping to fuel racial changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/009bde616e6c49dd9e45ea929bb30152Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:21:36 GMTMEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — An attorney in Oregon is supporting political candidates who promise to address racial profiling in policing. In suburban Ohio, a mother says she and her friends will push for better racial integration in their children's high school. And in rural Massachusetts, a young father has launched a Facebook group called "White Men for Black Lives."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/009bde616e6c49dd9e45ea929bb30152Migrants brave heat to march to Serbia-Hungary borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/701296246ab44223a5ee39666001c976Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:07:52 GMTINDJIJA, Serbia (AP) — Around a hundred migrants and asylum seekers braved scorching heat Saturday to continue a march toward Serbia's border with Hungary meant to draw attention to the plight of thousands of people facing closed borders after fleeing war and poverty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/701296246ab44223a5ee39666001c976The Latest: Afghan official: Bombing death toll rises to 61http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39f02296fe4a45f2b83ab337aff3be06Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:01:32 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39f02296fe4a45f2b83ab337aff3be06Millions of orchids grow on former mine site in upstate NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bdfa1f46bba45bab15cc551ed331c01Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:48:07 GMTSTAR LAKE, N.Y. (AP) — Millions of orchids are now growing in a hundred-acre wetland in the Adirondack Park that developed on waste from a vast open-pit iron mine, a transformation scientists say is most impressive because it happened naturally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bdfa1f46bba45bab15cc551ed331c01Police say Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a1397a909db49228f042e6ad9e98cf7Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:27:38 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding more than two dozen others before killing himself, was obsessed with mass shootings, authorities said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a1397a909db49228f042e6ad9e98cf7The Latest: Minister says shooter never seen as threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e70ba8739d324b939e47415bbbb8f329Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:23:32 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e70ba8739d324b939e47415bbbb8f329The Latest: Hollande pledges solidarity with Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/078cb86e73b540b7a5705780798e0d7fSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:20:29 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/078cb86e73b540b7a5705780798e0d7fLos Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a59382b555a4a21b3ab30cd62ed0062Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:25 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — California bore down Saturday against the continuing heat and wildfires that have forced the evacuations of hundreds of homes as red-flag warnings of extreme fire danger predicted gusty winds and scorching, dry air.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a59382b555a4a21b3ab30cd62ed0062Weary of protest, Baltimore activists seek change elsewherehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2598d6b4c214bd69094084fee08f23eSat, 23 Jul 2016 13:11:14 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Under the beating summer sun, retired steelworker Arthur B. Johnson Jr. stood outside the Clarence Mitchell Courthouse in Baltimore, clutching the fraying wooden handle of a homemade sign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2598d6b4c214bd69094084fee08f23eIS attack on Afghan protest kills at least 61, wounds 207http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dee416cdd6e34d8390f2e5d10242d1dfSat, 23 Jul 2016 14:12:06 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — At least 61 people were killed and another 207 wounded in the Afghan capital on Saturday, when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed clothing among a large crowd of demonstrators, officials and witnesses said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dee416cdd6e34d8390f2e5d10242d1dfTurkey seizes over 2,250 institutions in post-coup crackdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b87ee5dec3848c689c0de2a08396d68Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:07:16 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — In a new tactic against suspected coup plotters, Turkey on Saturday announced it had seized more than 2,250 social, educational or health care institutions and facilities that it claims pose a threat to national security.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b87ee5dec3848c689c0de2a08396d68Afghan public health ministry official says death toll in attack on Kabul protest march rises to 61, 207 people woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098e2e3f4427412da1c0db3f0fd28e70Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:58:31 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan public health ministry official says death toll in attack on Kabul protest march rises to 61, 207 people wounded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098e2e3f4427412da1c0db3f0fd28e70South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b37f8c65d347b3867c2ef2f4a1aa71Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:48:18 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A faction of South Sudan's armed opposition said Saturday it had replaced its leader who is also the country's first vice president, a move which could lead to further turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b37f8c65d347b3867c2ef2f4a1aa71The Latest: Afghan offcicials: 31 dead in protest bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5955fd3126084f8cad397425c17fe6a2Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:45:51 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5955fd3126084f8cad397425c17fe6a2Afghan health ministry officials say at least 31 people have been killed, 160 wounded in blast at Kabul protest marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5899fa3e6247467f8bce71493bd5fce6Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:24:55 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan health ministry officials say at least 31 people have been killed, 160 wounded in blast at Kabul protest march.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5899fa3e6247467f8bce71493bd5fce6