FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:06:40 -07:00Finance minister resigns after decisive 'no' bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9905229c59d5429faed4df3b4af73069Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:42:44 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece's decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance ministers and the country's other creditors would appreciate his not attending the ministers' meetings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9905229c59d5429faed4df3b4af730695 injured when man sets fireworks at California block partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42fcfdf93b704c4b82ef1f78367d055aMon, 06 Jul 2015 01:18:06 GMTHOLLISTER, Calif. (AP) — A man has been arrested in the central California city of Hollister on suspicion of setting off fireworks at a July Fourth block party, sending at least five people to the hospital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42fcfdf93b704c4b82ef1f78367d055aMarkets register dismay with Greek referendum resultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b72febe7b524418bbf0f0ea0ce7a042Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:47:53 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian markets fell Monday as investors reacted to Greece's sound rejection of terms set by its international creditors, deepening uncertainties over its status as a member of the 19-nation eurozone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b72febe7b524418bbf0f0ea0ce7a042Ramos homers, drives in 2 as Nationals defeat Giants 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39223ff80c3645e0bc06538eeb09610bMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:40:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Wilson Ramos snapped a tie with a sixth-inning homer, Jordan Zimmermann pitched seven solid innings and the Washington Nationals beat the struggling San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Sunday night, completing a three-game sweep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39223ff80c3645e0bc06538eeb09610bConservative Argentine candidate wins 1st round of electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e02205edfc794653b513e3f5d7fbfc73Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:28:29 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A Buenos Aires mayoral candidate aligned with Argentina's top opposition presidential contender has won the first round of city elections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e02205edfc794653b513e3f5d7fbfc73The Latest: German lawmaker doubts FM's departure helpfulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96ebbbe2ad5491db8e0367e8eb42651Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:50:42 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96ebbbe2ad5491db8e0367e8eb426514 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds' Frazier, toohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88dc0541043943ebaa56ca996a35b8c8Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:47:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The All-Star Game will have a Kansas City flavor, just not as much as it appeared last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88dc0541043943ebaa56ca996a35b8c8Owner of 'Tetris' rights takes Hawaii home, ranch off gridhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc2641effd314a3a95d6216084768acbMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:37:44 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc2641effd314a3a95d6216084768acbTed Cruz's 2016 campaign says its raised more than $14Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4509cc24f5c44128aac6c2103dc558e7Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:04:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz's presidential campaign has raised more than $14 million since the Texas senator launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination just over three months ago, his campaign said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4509cc24f5c44128aac6c2103dc558e7Sheriff: 4 dead inside SC home; no search for suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bc9a98277834763a4d885ac8715eefaMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:41:49 GMTROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say four people have been found dead in a South Carolina home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bc9a98277834763a4d885ac8715eefaInterview: Suspect in SF pier attack admits he shot womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3a8a47cb4094bbe9c85253d4ce1b93cMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:32:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man arrested in the seemingly random fatal shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier admitted in a jailhouse interview on Sunday that he shot her, but said it was an accident.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3a8a47cb4094bbe9c85253d4ce1b93cThe Latest: Carli Lloyd wins Golden Ball as top playerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4764ecc9b33a4b05a254eeac6e077775Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:18:42 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The latest from the Women's World Cup final (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4764ecc9b33a4b05a254eeac6e077775Deteriorating nails blamed for North Carolina deck collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/497bf675b1bc4a8396716fcc4fd94e3bMon, 06 Jul 2015 02:47:46 GMTEMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — Nails deteriorated by years of exposure to the sand, salt and moisture from the ocean gave way, causing a deck collapse that hurt 24 people as they posed for a picture at a North Carolina beachfront home, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/497bf675b1bc4a8396716fcc4fd94e3b10 Things to Know for Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18d4e4d4b7d4484a86bb79584b1c4491Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:38:07 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18d4e4d4b7d4484a86bb79584b1c4491Greece still cash-starved after decisive 'no' bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bba9a30739864830ada32c3a8ba3a9afMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:02:11 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks awoke Monday to the stark reality of the country's accelerating crisis — shuttered banks and ATMs with little cash — hours after they voted resoundingly to reject more austerity measures in exchange for another bailout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bba9a30739864830ada32c3a8ba3a9afToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/734c07a15fbf40cc97d9af8685018319Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:00:25 GMTToday is Monday, July 6, the 187th day of 2015. There are 178 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/734c07a15fbf40cc97d9af8685018319Las Vegas completing last straw to draw Lake Mead waterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b0cbae08341491eb940360c8dcf0734Mon, 06 Jul 2015 05:35:26 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — It took $817 million, two starts, more than six years and one worker's life to drill a so-called "Third Straw" to make sure glittery casinos and sprawling suburbs of Las Vegas can keep getting drinking water from near the bottom of drought-stricken Lake Mead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b0cbae08341491eb940360c8dcf0734Bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 15http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a27cafede0d490dbc401e7d28419833Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:36:57 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Two bombs exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos, killing at least 15 people, witnesses said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a27cafede0d490dbc401e7d28419833The Latest: Greek FM resigns after bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4370ba5441ec4b30837d9b5a4b788854Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:22:29 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4370ba5441ec4b30837d9b5a4b788854Pujols hits 25th HR, Angels finish sweep of Rangers 12-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec06f4ce8cd745529af4379cd9737dd1Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:13:12 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Albert Pujols probably didn't need to pad his AL home run lead to have a chance to join teammate Mike Trout in the starting lineup for the All-Star game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec06f4ce8cd745529af4379cd9737dd1Infant found on the side of the road in Marylandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58a06d87716d4ace8c4fbd77c15fa2fcMon, 06 Jul 2015 02:35:06 GMTPASADENA, Md. (AP) — A baby was left on the side of the road Sunday and her mother has been charged with child neglect, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58a06d87716d4ace8c4fbd77c15fa2fcThe Latest: Pope makes surprise foray outside his residencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc4c14a6eab4cde9800c55544f94741Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:40:29 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc4c14a6eab4cde9800c55544f94741Witnesses say 2 bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city of Jos kill at least 15http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22ca6535c91f439c959f6dba0c3a3389Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:02:43 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say 2 bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city of Jos kill at least 15.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22ca6535c91f439c959f6dba0c3a3389Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 13 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b71ddd8be7134a5eb842e6636d28837aMon, 06 Jul 2015 03:18:04 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least 13 people and injuring more than 30, state media reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b71ddd8be7134a5eb842e6636d28837aIllegal fireworks hurts 5 at party, suspected in some fireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2ad6e5ea924937b1dc079369e27e00Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:33:08 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Illegal fireworks were believed to have ignited fires that threatened homes and destroyed property in several locations, as well as caused an explosion at a block party that sent at least five people to the hospital, authorities across California said Sunday as they assessed damages and injuries from the July Fourth celebration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2ad6e5ea924937b1dc079369e27e00To rename or not? Institutions reconsider honors for racistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba48ba778384e7aac1026e210c80200Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:27:58 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The massacre at a predominantly black South Carolina church has institutions from Alaska to Connecticut evaluating whether they should continue enshrining the names of historical figures linked to slavery and the Confederacy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba48ba778384e7aac1026e210c80200Thai authorities seize illegal ivory at airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c676db0e5a4e148a54ff7ce5e011a3Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:47:27 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities say they have seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c676db0e5a4e148a54ff7ce5e011a3Honda chief: Product development needs more time for qualityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48660c36abb6444a9685ce80415cfd62Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:56:02 GMTTOKYO (AP) — To illustrate his vision for a turnaround at recall-slammed Honda, Takahiro Hachigo, the new chief executive, showed video footage set to a light-hearted 50s-style rock music of happy people with Honda products, like a lawn mower and the Asimo walking robot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48660c36abb6444a9685ce80415cfd62Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5d3bac51bcf44ff926f2e2341b7809bMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:06:50 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women's World Cup title.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5d3bac51bcf44ff926f2e2341b7809bS. Korean violinist wants border concert with North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27a0ed5c35c044b9b3e64ee5af2b4a26Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:02:22 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Violinist Won Hyung Joon wants to bring North and South Korean musicians together next month to perform on each side of the world's most heavily armed border. Standing in the way is the rivals' long, frustrating inability to move past their painful shared history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27a0ed5c35c044b9b3e64ee5af2b4a26Most Asian markets fall after Greek results, but China riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976ea5efa84f4098b2b2b132bab078c8Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:32:08 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares tumbled Monday after Greece's voters vehemently rejected conditions set by its international creditors, deepening doubts over their future in the 19-nation eurozone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976ea5efa84f4098b2b2b132bab078c8The Latest: VP Biden dotes on grandson as he watches finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3322df9c1abc4636a7f6c0c28a5c9c89Mon, 06 Jul 2015 03:59:30 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The latest from the Women's World Cup final (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3322df9c1abc4636a7f6c0c28a5c9c89Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e069434879f44d4fbe19549fec9f1200Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:46:55 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for more austerity measures in exchange for a bailout of its bankrupt economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e069434879f44d4fbe19549fec9f1200Pope plans one-on-one visit with self-proclaimed 'Mr Nobody'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6439dcd33fbd4ea9bf16c7e3e41c809bMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:04:26 GMTGUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — A Spaniard by birth, the Rev. Francisco Cortes walks slowly with a cane with a built-in flashlight and admits to a lifelong weakness for cigars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6439dcd33fbd4ea9bf16c7e3e41c809bPope Francis on home turf urges defense of poor and planethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f006126e02244f5bb2430e1f9d29869fMon, 06 Jul 2015 01:14:43 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Latin America's first pope returned to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time Sunday, stressing the need to protect the poor and the environment from exploitation and to foster dialogue among all sectors of society.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f006126e02244f5bb2430e1f9d29869fGreek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announces resignation after 'no' vote against bailouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6833d368a2844d5c8933d882b8c47b8fMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:49:33 GMTATHENS (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announces resignation after 'no' vote against bailout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6833d368a2844d5c8933d882b8c47b8fCruz, Huckabee go head-to-head for evangelical voteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84029bd2b7d7481daf33dc17c4513ddaMon, 06 Jul 2015 01:44:11 GMTMILNER, Ga. (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Ted Cruz and Mike Huckabee went head-to-head for evangelical votes Sunday, telling a megachurch congregation in Georgia that God favors the United States but warning that the nation is on a perilous spiritual path because of actions like the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84029bd2b7d7481daf33dc17c4513ddaNo more 'roar' as famed trading pits come to an endhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acfb349aec924c97b5d3ac10848118f1Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:05:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,000 people yelling, 'Buy! Buy! Buy!'" and decided no more classroom for him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acfb349aec924c97b5d3ac10848118f1Abby Wambach's World Cup finale comes with coveted trophyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b8aaf8eaab4de2a6d4706692a2c6baMon, 06 Jul 2015 03:36:53 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Abby Wambach lifted American coach Jill Ellis after the final whistle. She ran to the stands for a hug from her wife. And then along with Christie Rampone, she became the first American to lift the Women's World Cup championship trophy in 16 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b8aaf8eaab4de2a6d4706692a2c6baFans shower Gordon with praise before final Daytona racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d74a73df1f4632b6f09ae203d5f961Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:59:54 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As rain delayed his final race at Daytona International Speedway, four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was showered with cheers during driver introductions Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d74a73df1f4632b6f09ae203d5f961Heritage title for Japan industry sites draws mixed reactionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26031b0a84af4d628c5823e49568f9a5Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:25:46 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese officials expressed elation Monday over the U.N. cultural body's approval of world heritage status for 23 historic sites illustrating the country's transformation into an industrial power at the end of the 19th century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26031b0a84af4d628c5823e49568f9a5AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cc9e891cb614679a9153e45cc158e2eMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:00:18 GMTIt was a busy week for Latin Americans, who wrapped up the region's premier soccer tournament, received the Olympic torch for next year's games and made last-minute preparations for Sunday's arrival of their South American pope.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cc9e891cb614679a9153e45cc158e2eOfficial: 44 killed, 67 injured in bomb blasts at central Nigerian mosque, elite restauranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cefaeea46660457d865742b0fa5d43a8Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:47:27 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Official: 44 killed, 67 injured in bomb blasts at central Nigerian mosque, elite restaurant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cefaeea46660457d865742b0fa5d43a8Hard-hit Gaza neighborhood still trying to recover from warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18c42a791c8449ed8cde0850537b6043Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:34:07 GMTSHIJAIYAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — After weeks of sharing cramped quarters with relatives during last year's war between Hamas and Israel, 39-year-old Mohammed al-Selek thought nothing of it when he heard the incoming roar of two mortar shells. But once a suffocating cloud of acrid smoke filled the stairwell, his heart sank — the family's home had been struck by Israeli fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18c42a791c8449ed8cde0850537b6043More than 1 million expected at pope's Mass in South Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93856d5320e7496a9ac41694140cfbb3Mon, 06 Jul 2015 05:33:58 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis travels to the Ecuadorean port of Guayaquil on Monday for a Mass expected to draw more than a million people, as Latin America's first pontiff tours his home continent with a message of compassion for the weak and respect for an ailing planet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93856d5320e7496a9ac41694140cfbb3Bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 44http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de5d4d770c7348cbb554111f11d719d0Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:59:32 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — An emergency agency official says 44 people were killed by two bombs that exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de5d4d770c7348cbb554111f11d719d0Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6377d56d86d4f96a368955433b96a41Mon, 06 Jul 2015 03:17:21 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the natural cosmetics, died on Sunday. Burt Shavitz was 80.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6377d56d86d4f96a368955433b96a41Lloyd scores 3 and US defeats Japan 5-2 for World Cup titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/778f55a971f044aeaaecbee2ca2cbca0Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:59:53 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/778f55a971f044aeaaecbee2ca2cbca0Kyle Busch brushes wall in 1st Daytona race since crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4538fc146dd143ff8989db16ece1ef6bMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:27:39 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch brushed the wall early in his first race at Daytona International Speedway since breaking his right leg and left foot in a crash at the track in February.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4538fc146dd143ff8989db16ece1ef6bForeigner in Philippines tests positive for MERS virushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878983b5a1c74f3e9c61878a8a5e9164Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:18:12 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A 36-year-old foreigner who arrived in the Philippines from the Middle East is under quarantine after testing positive for the MERS virus, health officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878983b5a1c74f3e9c61878a8a5e9164