FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:14:35 -07:00The Latest: Trump: I rejected chances to build in Russiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc7e5bff713546d58dec2fc42ed7cbbdWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:40:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc7e5bff713546d58dec2fc42ed7cbbdSmaller protests, no marches on convention's Day 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f87792cca1074e1788b50ec9570607c2Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:57:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Small protests popped up around downtown Philadelphia on Wednesday and no marches were planned, making for quieter streets on Day 3 of the Democratic convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f87792cca1074e1788b50ec9570607c2Comey: Conversations about encryption issue still neededhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946f9bfd1cf94e5983bffdd4499ed391Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:13:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — FBI Director James Comey says government and the tech industry need to sort out their differences over encryption before "something terrible happens" that would make productive conversations impossible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946f9bfd1cf94e5983bffdd4499ed391Chlorine shock for water with amoeba that killed rafterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7755961ffa0043f599934a98d2724719Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:17:27 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The water at a North Carolina whitewater recreation center will be treated with 10 times the amount of chlorine typically needed to kill a brain-eating amoeba to get rid of the microorganism that caused the death of a rafter from Ohio last month, scientists said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7755961ffa0043f599934a98d2724719Russian Orthodox reach Kiev monastery despite threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39718929a0a3421a929e8b38929ed448Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims reached the center of Ukraine's capital on Wednesday, finishing a procession to the city's most revered monastery after their march was disrupted a day earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39718929a0a3421a929e8b38929ed448Man convicted of killing girlfriend in dorm gets 20-40 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e515d4b3a1466397eb2ab425832dfbWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:47 GMTLANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A man convicted of killing his girlfriend in her dorm room at a Pennsylvania university will spend 20 to 40 years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e515d4b3a1466397eb2ab425832dfbJudge: Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee81ebd50dd649768d46c46bfe817dafWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:41:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than 35 years after he tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in an effort to impress actress Jodie Foster, John Hinckley Jr. will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full time with his mother in Virginia, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee81ebd50dd649768d46c46bfe817dafUS: Fighting in Syrian city yields trove of IS intelligencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a910f74f83144290bed0a7ebdcf6954bWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:37:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is exploiting an enormous amount of digital information about the Islamic State obtained by Syrian rebels who are fighting for control of the city of Manbij, a spokesman for the American-led military coalition said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a910f74f83144290bed0a7ebdcf6954bCharges dropped against Oregon woman in California rampagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/560a1a63ea104a74b398954a18925f93Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:40:47 GMTSALEM, Oregon (AP) — All charges have been dropped against an Oregon woman arrested in Northern California after a man was shot and a family was kidnapped and taken on a harrowing ride.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/560a1a63ea104a74b398954a18925f93Timeline of the events following the arrest of Freddie Grayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baf7bd76d1354677a8489a8328bb1a43Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:43:12 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The events following the April 12, 2015, arrest of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who was injured in the custody of the Baltimore Police Department and died a week later. Six officers involved in the arrest were charged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baf7bd76d1354677a8489a8328bb1a43The Latest: Manslaughter dismissed against Florida deputyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9ffe9ced4e3446388c3823e606af791Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:38:57 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on manslaughter charge dismissed against Florida deputy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9ffe9ced4e3446388c3823e606af791The Latest: Day 3: Speeches by Obama, Biden, Kainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c0f833bbaf54ea5a1d9e4ca61c1c817Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:19:28 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c0f833bbaf54ea5a1d9e4ca61c1c817UN chief concerned at Turkey's restrictions on human rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67b4924328bd4edaa099ca332b9692e2Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:30 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is expressing concern at the Turkish government's restrictions on individual rights under the state of emergency imposed after a failed July 15 coup and "worrying reports" of mistreatment of some military detainees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67b4924328bd4edaa099ca332b9692e2Bulgarian authorities charge 3 Syrians with terrorismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce982d4da5cc442cbbfa8517bf3f332bWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:03:56 GMTSOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A Bulgarian prosecutor has charged three Syrian nationals with terrorism offenses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce982d4da5cc442cbbfa8517bf3f332bShips rush to rescue 46 from sinking boat off Alaska islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a6edeab172450aa1ee79a2df96d1afWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:56:33 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two ships heard the Coast Guard's emergency call to help a sinking fishing boat and rushed to rescue 46 crew members who had hopped into life rafts off Alaska's Aleutian Islands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a6edeab172450aa1ee79a2df96d1afLatest: Bulldozer operator killed in Big Sur firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/402aa2d055c1469992f696f72c4d1eedWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:22:13 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/402aa2d055c1469992f696f72c4d1eedRussia rooting for Trump? Obama and Trump disagreehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e63cf0f21c4e4f8baf0c8546ab12ecc8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:06:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — It's her party now.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e63cf0f21c4e4f8baf0c8546ab12ecc8The Latest: Trump: Obama is US's 'most ignorant president'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b63ad92a2527447da0774f84eca241feWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:55:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b63ad92a2527447da0774f84eca241feThe Latest: Rallies, small protests on quieter Day 3 at DNChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a995d98846ed4c98a470d53925683068Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:54:00 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests and demonstrations on Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a995d98846ed4c98a470d53925683068Atlantic flights disrupted by Iceland air traffic glitchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69913a39311a4ce1a363f6706421e050Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:42:00 GMTREYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's airport authority says the country briefly closed its airspace to flights because of a technical problem at its air traffic control center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69913a39311a4ce1a363f6706421e050Boeing reports first quarterly loss in nearly 7 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74144bc6898e4bb395f1d5250c45bc14Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:47:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its first quarterly loss in nearly seven years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74144bc6898e4bb395f1d5250c45bc14The Latest: Pope urges Poles to show compassion to migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b374786a579d4f339c5f17b588e0d98eWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:28:35 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b374786a579d4f339c5f17b588e0d98eThe Latest: Activists angry over decision to drop chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee44c598cc9d45feb9d9f28443057d92Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:53:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the case against officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who was injured in police custody (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee44c598cc9d45feb9d9f28443057d92Court reverses part of Iowa lottery fraud convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/782c6251bc534055bb0ce1054e5cd14fWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:22 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Court of Appeals on Wednesday reversed a portion of the fraud convictions of a former lottery official accused of fixing a Hot Lotto game in Iowa in 2010 but upheld a second conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/782c6251bc534055bb0ce1054e5cd14fThe Latest: Pope urges Poland to show compassion to migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/522ca99f76384da9a029a213cd132b99Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:13:51 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/522ca99f76384da9a029a213cd132b99The Latest: Paul Ryan spokesman calls Putin a 'devious thug'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b4d4fba624d457d8689867bfd1eaff3Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:50:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the hacking of the Democratic National Committee (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b4d4fba624d457d8689867bfd1eaff3APNewsBreak: Feds to complete purchase of Maine blueberrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4151a97a1f3a43a58eaac4c47887c2f8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:07:09 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — In the face of industry pressure, the federal government is spending up to $4.4 million to complete a plan to help Maine's blueberry industry by buying surplus crop.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4151a97a1f3a43a58eaac4c47887c2f8State police: Would-be robber shot, killed at man's househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a62110345b41409d9e3c3a536ddaf25aWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:56:59 GMTBOONEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after they say an eastern Kentucky man shot two of three suspected robbers at his home, killing one of them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a62110345b41409d9e3c3a536ddaf25aBaltusrol ready to host final major of the yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f952247ecc0d40998cec43b3ba16d604Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:04:47 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Defending champion Jason Day got his first look at Baltusrol on Wednesday — one day before the start of the PGA Championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f952247ecc0d40998cec43b3ba16d604ALS-related gene found with help from Ice Bucket Challengehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd281b4c9706485798e0925c5f756730Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:46:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The ALS Association is crediting money raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge for the discovery of a gene's connection to the progressive disease.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd281b4c9706485798e0925c5f756730A look at recent police deaths involving black menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6ad56ea3be4aa9b2669f66d100fdefWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:55:13 GMTFreddie Gray, a young black man, entered a police van in April 2015 — shackled, but alive. He died a week later, his neck snapped during what turned out to be a deadly 44-minute ride that sparked riots and a nationwide debate over race and policing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6ad56ea3be4aa9b2669f66d100fdefThe Latest: Pope greeted in Krakow by Polish presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53625e9136e24bcd9bd3691155b4e426Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:42:44 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53625e9136e24bcd9bd3691155b4e426Prosecutors drop all remaining charges in Freddie Gray casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/409d2b2d8b794f0fa288db61f53e1055Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:59:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday dropped all remaining charges against the three Baltimore police officers who were still awaiting trial in Freddie Gray' death, blaming police for a biased investigation that failed to produce a single conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/409d2b2d8b794f0fa288db61f53e1055Egypt's scholars reject government-written sermonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae7c1d1f26424e5c9553c5ea6e913928Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:06:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — In a rebuke to the Egyptian government, the top religious scholars of Egypt's Al-Azhar have rejected new government measures to standardize Friday sermons, saying such a step would "freeze" the development of religious discourse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae7c1d1f26424e5c9553c5ea6e913928French police probe: Nice had appropriate security measureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e59747703884554a82589e2bf3cff0aWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:26:57 GMTPARIS (AP) — An internal probe by French police has concluded that security measures were appropriate in Nice on the night of the deadly Bastille Day truck attack that left 84 people dead and hundreds wounded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e59747703884554a82589e2bf3cff0aHospital network paying $25M to settle overbilling claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/567343042d7e4e7980ae0d14d0559489Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:51:35 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has paid $25 million to settle some claims in a federal whistleblower lawsuit accusing the hospital network of overbilling government insurance programs for neurosurgery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/567343042d7e4e7980ae0d14d0559489Comcast profit slips due to fewer box-office hitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6cafd7e74b649eca59e0ae4cafe6052Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Comcast's second-quarter profit slipped because of fewer movie hits from its NBCUniversal film-and-TV arm, but it posted big gains in internet customers and its smallest video losses for a second quarter in at least a decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6cafd7e74b649eca59e0ae4cafe6052The Latest: Trump: Clinton shouldn't get security briefingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4d50cdf09ea4bb3882e3ecfc48b3e8bWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:05:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4d50cdf09ea4bb3882e3ecfc48b3e8bAttorneys appear for Vince Neil in misdemeanor battery casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5beb70b330254b66bfbfa3f8f35947d8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:46:40 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorneys for Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil say they're investigating what led to a misdemeanor battery charge accusing Neil of grabbing a woman's hair and pulling her to the ground in April outside a Las Vegas Strip resort.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5beb70b330254b66bfbfa3f8f35947d8Family fears Burundi journalist arrested last week is deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/669c6aa20f8e4072aa84213e6dd49912Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:58:33 GMTKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — The family of a Burundian journalist who was arrested last week, reportedly by the country's National Intelligence Service, said Wednesday it now fears he is dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/669c6aa20f8e4072aa84213e6dd49912Alabama's chief justice defends his marriage memohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0083f237e9f4848bdd568452e4560f4Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:44:28 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's suspended Chief Justice Roy Moore is defending his January memo to probate judges regarding same-sex marriage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0083f237e9f4848bdd568452e4560f4US stock indexes slip; Apple jumps on strong earningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/424589c8f4b749e68785c50f401eace8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:36:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were moving mostly lower in late morning trading Wednesday as gains in technology stocks like Apple were offset by declines in consumer staples makers including Coca-Cola. Energy companies fell along with the price of crude oil. Investors were looking ahead to a decision on interest rates from the Federal Reserve, which wraps up a two-day policy meeting later in the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/424589c8f4b749e68785c50f401eace8The Latest: State will appeal deputy manslaughter rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8524c1064e19458a850da77e7107ef5bWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:08:38 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on manslaughter charge dismissed against Florida deputy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8524c1064e19458a850da77e7107ef5bShould you tip the Uber driver? Here's what to give themhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87e0cefb95694bb8b09561e7368df328Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:14:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — On-demand apps make life easier: A few taps on my phone and I can get a cab in minutes or groceries delivered to my door.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87e0cefb95694bb8b09561e7368df328Where's the Beef? Everywhere at and around PGA Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44b52ddad9ec4b37bed690289ef2e5b6Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:57:46 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Andrew Johnston already has had a busy few days in the New York area. You know, pastrami at Katz's Deli, sampling burgers throughout Manhattan, and getting a taste of the fare from his newest sponsor, Arby's.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44b52ddad9ec4b37bed690289ef2e5b69/11 worker pleads for medical coverage with billboardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f07860e85354786a82d5fc4bfc4f465Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:06:47 GMTWEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who spent three weeks looking for survivors in the days after the 9/11 attacks is using billboards in a push to have his kidney disease added to the list of covered conditions by a fund to help Ground Zero workers with health problems.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f07860e85354786a82d5fc4bfc4f465Three Thai activists charged with criminal defamationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86fadf2ad5ee48d8a756b738d26b2afeWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:36:48 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Three Thai human rights activists have been charged with criminal defamation over a report that detailed alleged systematic torture inside military enclosures in the country's southern provinces. All three denied the charges and were freed Wednesday without having to post bail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86fadf2ad5ee48d8a756b738d26b2afeInvestigation continues after Kansas skydiver's body locatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff40b3129063423bbdef272ea12105aeWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:35 GMTCUSHING, Okla. (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine how a Kansas skydiver was separated from her parachute harness during a jump in Oklahoma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff40b3129063423bbdef272ea12105aeHearing for higher bond in Missouri police shooting delayedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fd8cfaa1d974ab0a408af62f1168f79Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:18:02 GMTCLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a suburban St. Louis police officer, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down, is already jailed on $500,000 bond, and prosecutors want the amount to be even higher.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fd8cfaa1d974ab0a408af62f1168f79Norway mulls giving mountain peak to Finlandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72a03e0879ef4809a04260692c7c1328Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:18:55 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Norway is considering moving a mountain — or at least its peak — to neighboring Finland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72a03e0879ef4809a04260692c7c1328