FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 Aug 2015 16:51:21 -07:00Ivory Coast convicts ex-leader's top security officers, 04 Aug 2015 23:02:23 GMTABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Ivory Coast's military court has sentenced the former head of security for the country's ex-first lady to 20 years in prison for acts related to the postelection crisis in 2011. Latest: Theater shooting victim's mom: 'I cry every day', 04 Aug 2015 23:42:01 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): of Oregon settles lawsuit over rape allegations, 04 Aug 2015 22:21:53 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon has agreed to pay $800,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a student who claimed she was sexually assaulted last year by three basketball players. Latest: Governors express condolences in tent collapse, 04 Aug 2015 21:57:04 GMTLANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — The latest on the New Hampshire circus tent collapse (all times local): dead, parts of NJ Turnpike jammed during evening rush, 04 Aug 2015 23:01:46 GMTLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — One person has died and one of the nation's major toll roads is expected to be backed up into the evening after a dump truck struck an overpass Tuesday morning, causing a fire and a miles-long standstill. Pro32: Packers are preseason No. 1 in AP's power rankings, 04 Aug 2015 22:16:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — With a healthy Aaron Rodgers ready to resume his pinpoint passing, the Green Bay Packers will start the season as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 power rankings. Latest: Theater shooting victim's wife remembers husband, 04 Aug 2015 22:30:56 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): union releases Brady testimony in "Deflategate", 04 Aug 2015 22:15:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The public now has more information to decide whether New England quarterback Tom Brady was truthful about deflated footballs., Perry among those to miss out on first GOP debate, 04 Aug 2015 22:04:05 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — PREP PREP PREP // DO NOT MOVE algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska, 04 Aug 2015 22:24:23 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A vast bloom of toxic algae off the West Coast is denser, more widespread and deeper than scientists feared even weeks ago, according to surveyors aboard a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration research vessel.'s president, facing charges, scheduled to speak at UN, 04 Aug 2015 22:26:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir, who faces international war crimes and genocide charges, is on a provisional list of speakers at a U.N. summit of world leaders in late September. If he speaks, al-Bashir would be the first head of state to address the General Assembly while facing charges by the International Criminal Court. testimony in NFL 'Deflategate' released, 04 Aug 2015 23:31:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady denied under oath to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that he tampered with footballs before the AFC title game, and investigator Ted Wells said in a transcript that he never warned the New England Patriots quarterback he would be punished if he didn't turn over his cellphone. slump deepens on iPhone, China concerns, 04 Aug 2015 22:20:45 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is slumping as the usually high-flying tech stock struggles with the burden of raised expectations. earned over $9 million from business, speaking gigs, 04 Aug 2015 22:59:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush earned more than $9 million over the last 17 months from speaking fees and an assortment of business interests, including a health services firm in Puerto Rico and an online lending operation, according to newly released financial records. Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut off, 04 Aug 2015 22:42:10 GMTLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): police officers killed in Colombia helicopter crash, 04 Aug 2015 22:31:30 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Sixteen Colombian police officers died Tuesday when their Black Hawk helicopter crashed while taking part in a manhunt for the nation's most-wanted drug trafficker, the second deadly air accident affecting the U.S.-trained military in less than a week. tops Mladenovic at Citi Open for 500th match victory, 04 Aug 2015 22:18:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sam Stosur recorded her 500th career victory Tuesday, moving into the second round of the Citi Open hard-court tournament by beating Kristina Mladenovic 6-2, 6-2. mining company dumps sand and clay into river, 04 Aug 2015 22:16:30 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian environmental authorities suspended a mining company's operations in Rio de Janeiro state after a retention dike broke, sending sand and clay into an unpolluted river that flows into Guanabara Bay where Olympic sailing events will be held next year. lawyer shot with Hustler publisher in 1978 dies, 04 Aug 2015 22:09:21 GMTLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A retired Georgia judge who was nearly killed in the 1978 shooting that injured Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt has died. More Syrian rebels captured by Nusra Front, 04 Aug 2015 22:17:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says members of the Free Syrian Army who went through the new U.S. training program to fight Islamic State militants have been captured by the al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front in Syria. persecution spurs charity, calls for more asylum, 04 Aug 2015 23:24:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Syrian archbishop said the United States' reluctance to offer asylum to persecuted Christians is "unjust and condemnable" and appealed to the American people for help withstanding Islamic militants fighting to root out their faith. out as Tigers' president, GM; Al Avila takes over, 04 Aug 2015 23:11:48 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Dave Dombrowski is out as president and general manager of the Detroit Tigers, ending a run of nearly 14 seasons in which he helped turn the franchise from an afterthought into one of the American League's powerhouses. Slain officer was strong, but avoided confrontation, 04 Aug 2015 21:52:27 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Slain police officer Sean Bolton's physical strength and powerful, melon-sized hands served him well in tight situations, like when he subdued two suspects at one time. Still, friends say he avoided confrontation whenever possible, and dedicated his life to protecting others. to make Asian debut with Sept. 2 launch in Japan, 04 Aug 2015 22:14:35 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix will expand into Japan next month to give the Internet video service its first presence in Asia. disc matches Elvis Presley with Royal Philharmonic, 04 Aug 2015 23:41:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A new CD scheduled for release in November will unite the music of Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on songs like "Burning Love" and "Love Me Tender.", Netanyahu make dueling appeals on Iran to US Jews, 04 Aug 2015 23:24:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made dueling appeals to the American Jewish community Tuesday as they sought to rally support for their opposing positions on the Iranian nuclear deal. Hyndman, host of TV show 'Steven and Chris,' has died, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:02 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Chris Hyndman, co-host of the Canadian lifestyle show "Steven and Chris," has died.'s top prosecutor fired over treason probe, 04 Aug 2015 22:11:49 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A treason investigation against two German journalists claimed its first casualty Tuesday — the country's top prosecutor who ordered the probe. nightclub shooting leaves at least 2 dead, 3 wounded, 04 Aug 2015 23:26:04 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A shooting that started at a Toronto nightclub event hosted by rapper Drake and then spilled outside onto the streets left at least two people dead and three others wounded, police said. It wasn't clear if Drake was present during the shooting. festival deaths prompt LA County to consider a ban, 04 Aug 2015 23:24:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County supervisors are considering banning music festivals from county property after the weekend deaths of two teenagers at an event in Pomona, California. prosecutor: Video has suspects in journalist killing, 04 Aug 2015 23:37:58 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors released a surveillance video Tuesday showing suspects calmly leaving an apartment building where five people were found tortured and shot to death, including a photojournalist who had taken refuge in the capital after feeling threatened in the Mexican state he covered. to give workers with babies a year of paid leave, 04 Aug 2015 22:57:50 GMTLOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) — Netflix is letting new parents on its payroll to take up to a year's paid leave in a move that could pressure other technology employers to improve their baby benefits as they vie for talent. lawyers ask to suppress evidence in double slaying, 04 Aug 2015 21:45:25 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are asking a judge to toss out evidence seized from the SUV authorities say he was in when he fatally shot two men in 2012 over a spilled drink. can go ahead with lawsuit alleging Facebook defamation, 04 Aug 2015 23:28:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York court has reinstated the claims of a woman who says an ex-boyfriend broke into her Facebook account and sent malicious sexual statements. Canada bans shipments of big-game hunting trophies, 04 Aug 2015 21:53:25 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Air Canada says it will no longer transport big-game hunting trophies after the killing of a well-known lion in Zimbabwe by an American dentist drew international attention. governors focus on congressional redistricting, 04 Aug 2015 21:51:29 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Democratic Governors Association is looking to give its members a greater say in drawing congressional boundaries during the 2020 redistricting process. wildfire wreaks havoc on California vacation spot, 04 Aug 2015 21:51:00 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — A predictable but painful summertime ritual played out in half a dozen resort communities near California's largest freshwater lake on Tuesday as an erratic, week-old wildfire that has wiped out dozens of buildings continued to threaten nearly 7,000 more. grayer Obama celebrates 54th birthday with family, friends, 04 Aug 2015 23:32:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama may no longer have the head of dark-black hair he once had, but he's not too old for a night on the town to mark his birthday — even on a work night. country producer Billy Sherrill dies at age 78, 04 Aug 2015 23:49:35 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country record producer and songwriter Billy Sherrill, who helped create the smooth "countrypolitan" sound of the 1960s and 1970s, has died. He was 78. hit Bush after comments on funding for women's health, 04 Aug 2015 23:04:35 GMTNASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush vowed Tuesday to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood if elected to the White House, but drew immediate fire from Democrats for adding, "I'm not sure we need half a billion dollars for women's health issues." of Christians spurs charity in lieu of asylum, 04 Aug 2015 23:17:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Syrian archbishop visiting Philadelphia says the United States' reluctance to offer asylum to persecuted Christians is "unjust." clouds Disney outlook despite 3Q earnings beat, 04 Aug 2015 22:36:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Cord-cutting loomed over Disney's quarterly earnings, as a loss of ESPN subscribers caused Disney to taper its TV profit outlook. Ending Oklahoma earthquakes will take research, time, 04 Aug 2015 23:44:44 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It could take up to another year of research to determine what has caused a recent series of Oklahoma earthquakes and whether the state is doing enough to stop them, officials said Tuesday. Kerri Walsh Jennings learning to hold back, 04 Aug 2015 22:46:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kerri Walsh Jennings may serve underhand at the World Series of Beach Volleyball. sheriff's spokesman says he was wrongfully fired, 04 Aug 2015 22:26:19 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former spokesman for an Oklahoma sheriff's office said Tuesday he was wrongfully fired following the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a volunteer deputy and that he is "looking forward" to testifying before a grand jury investigating allegations of wrongdoing in the agency. Texas attorney general rode tea party to power, 04 Aug 2015 23:35:20 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — That newly indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton may have broken securities law isn't news to voters who elected him: Blistering TV attack ads during the 2014 elections reminded them that the Republican had already admitted that., landline phone outages reported in Southeast, 04 Aug 2015 23:02:57 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Phone carriers say some customers in the Southeast are experiencing outages with wireless and wired service. arrested after report of shooting on National Mall, 04 Aug 2015 23:18:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Police say a man has been arrested following a report of a shooting inside a car on the National Mall. Osbourne apologizes for 'View' remarks about Latinos, 04 Aug 2015 22:31:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Kelly Osbourne apologized Tuesday for remarks she made on "The View" that suggested if Latinos were expelled from the United States, there would be no one to clean Donald Trump's toilets.'s grieving dad tells Holmes jury of devastating loss, 04 Aug 2015 22:23:30 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors struggled to hold back tears Tuesday as a grieving father described how he returns now and then to the Colorado theater where his son was murdered.