FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Jul 2016 07:56:51 -07:00Saudi sprinter Masrahi to miss Olympics because of doping, 30 Jul 2016 12:25:20 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi authorities say sprinter Yousef Ahmed Masrahi will not compete in this summer's Olympics after failing a drug test., 4 former UConn stars help overwhelm Canada 83-43, 30 Jul 2016 14:15:30 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Just after the United States routed Canada by 40 points, Geno Auriemma and his UConn greats posed for a group photo on the court. protests plan to deploy UN police, 30 Jul 2016 13:48:12 GMTBUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — More than 1,000 people in Burundi participated in a government-backed demonstration in the capital, Bujumbura, to protest France's proposal approved by the U.N. Security Council to deploy U.N. police to the country. civilians begin leaving rebel-held parts of Aleppo, 30 Jul 2016 14:03:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Dozens of families and some opposition fighters started leaving besieged rebel-held neighborhoods in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday after the government opened safe corridors for civilians and fighters who want to leave, state media reported.'s safe? Europe grapples with security after attacks, 30 Jul 2016 13:21:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — You can't put a guard in every church and patrol every beach. But after a wave of attacks in Western Europe, authorities are struggling to protect their people as best they can. The French Riviera city of Cannes has banned large backpacks on beaches lest they hide explosives, and Britain is providing extra funding for security at tens of thousands of places of worship. rallies to makes cut, McIlroy bogeys 18 to miss, 30 Jul 2016 13:46:06 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Phil Mickelson walked off the first green with a disgusted look on his face, as if he'd thrown away any shot at making the cut in the PGA Championship. kills 1 security official, wounds 8 people in Pakistan, 30 Jul 2016 11:58:29 GMTKARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Officials say a roadside bomb has exploded near a vehicle carrying paramilitary rangers in southern Pakistan, killing a security official and wounding three officers and five civilians., including PM, attends Stockholm's gay pride march, 30 Jul 2016 14:09:16 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Tens of thousands of people, including Sweden's prime minister, have participated in Stockholm's annual gay pride parade, walking along streets sprinkled with balloons and rainbow flags. pavilion work stoppage not expected to delay opening, 30 Jul 2016 14:13:07 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Work to refurbish and privatize a pavilion at Indiana Dunes State Park to bring restaurants, a rooftop bar and a banquet center along Lake Michigan is temporarily on hold until the state Department of Natural Resources gets permission from the National Park Service to move ahead. KKK member convicted in deadly bombing up for parole, 30 Jul 2016 13:12:36 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Thomas Edwin Blanton Jr. was a young Ku Klux Klansman with a reputation for hating blacks in 1963, when a bomb ripped a hole in the side of 16th Street Baptist Church, killing four black girls during the civil rights movement. loses power, drifts from Nebraska to Iowa, 30 Jul 2016 12:19:07 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three people were injured when a riverboat carrying 135 passengers struck a riverbank in Omaha, Nebraska, lost power and drifted across the Missouri River before coming to rest near a park in Council Bluffs, Iowa. investigator faces 'deluge of requests' on Russians, 30 Jul 2016 14:42:39 GMTLONDON, Ontario (AP) — Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren says he is facing "a deluge of requests" to provide information on individual athletes implicated in his report on state-sponsored doping in Russia. suddenly boosted at Amsterdam's Schipol Airport, 30 Jul 2016 14:10:13 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport has suddenly boosted its security in a move authorities there have linked to the "national threat level," snarling traffic as military police check cars coming to drop passengers off. police bust sex-slave ring exploiting transsexuals, 30 Jul 2016 12:57:32 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested three members of a criminal group engaged in human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of foreign transsexuals and transvestites. president withdraws cease-fire order after rebels kill government militiaman and fail to declare own truce, 30 Jul 2016 12:28:38 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine president withdraws cease-fire order after rebels kill government militiaman and fail to declare own truce.'s ID cards get recognition from police, immigrants, 30 Jul 2016 13:21:49 GMTHILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A privately issued ID card that enables illegal immigrants in North Carolina to identify themselves to police is getting national attention, though Republican lawmakers want to shut it down. 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detained, 30 Jul 2016 11:29:45 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly two weeks. Hinckley's return to normalcy has been years in making, 30 Jul 2016 13:32:12 GMTWILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Life for the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago has progressively become more normal, with greater freedom outside a psychiatric hospital, and perhaps nowhere is this more evident than the record store where he whiles away so many hours. look at some of the most death-defying stunts of all time, 30 Jul 2016 14:07:02 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Although he's one of the most accomplished skydivers in the world, Luke Aikins will tell you what he's about to do — jump out of a plane without a parachute — is one crazy stunt. governor criticizes Merkel's 'we will manage' mantra, 30 Jul 2016 11:32:57 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Bavaria's governor is distancing himself from Chancellor Angela Merkel's mantra that "we will manage" the refugee crisis following several attacks in Germany, including two committed by asylum-seekers and claimed by the Islamic State group. Latest: Young pilgrims fill meadow for meeting with pope, 30 Jul 2016 13:37:48 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local): 75 injured in clashes with riot police, 26 detained, 30 Jul 2016 13:09:13 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital left 75 people injured and more than 20 in custody on charges related to the unrest, officials said Saturday.'s Hamas hands out land hoping to avoid financial crisis, 30 Jul 2016 12:33:38 GMTKHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip (AP) — Earth movers dig into sand dunes on land where once Jewish settlements stood — prime real estate that the Gaza Strip's ruling Hamas group hopes will ease its worsening financial crisis. between Turkish forces, Kurdish rebels kills 43, 30 Jul 2016 14:42:14 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Authorities say fighting between Turkish forces and Kurdish rebels in the restive southeast of the country has killed eight Turkish soldiers and 35 Kurdish fighters. tests West's sanctions resolve on visit to Slovenia, 30 Jul 2016 14:38:05 GMTVRSIC, Slovenia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived Saturday in Slovenia, a member of both the European Union and NATO, testing Western unity in maintaining crippling sanctions against the Kremlin for its role in Ukraine. Latest: Streb still talk of the PGA, 30 Jul 2016 14:40:54 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times local): seeks return to political relevance on Trump coattails, 30 Jul 2016 14:37:19 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — It would be hard to overstate how much former KKK leader David Duke has attempted to link his 2016 surprise Senate bid to that of the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump. look at state flag-protection laws, 30 Jul 2016 14:41:00 GMTCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Burning and other acts of destruction aimed at the United States' flag are protected by the U.S. Constitution as forms of free speech, but most American states have their own laws declaring them illegal. An Associated Press analysis found that at least 40 states have similar laws, which occasionally lead to arrests (though seldom, if ever, convictions). A look at the collection of obsolete state laws that live on: Kansas City suburbs at center of political backlash, 30 Jul 2016 14:27:49 GMTSHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — Small-government Republican conservatives face a political backlash in Kansas because of the state's budget problems and battles over education funding, and the epicenter is in sprawling Kansas City suburbs where residents have cherished public schools for decades. $478 million jackpot is nation's 8th largest, 30 Jul 2016 13:54:57 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Powerball players have a shot at the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot, but they should keep in mind that their dreams of riches likely won't become a reality. released, 2 still in custody for French church attack, 30 Jul 2016 13:45:39 GMTPARIS (AP) — A teenager detained following the gruesome killing of an 85-year-old priest by a pair of jihadi attackers in northwest France was released Saturday, a French official said. officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattle, 30 Jul 2016 13:35:36 GMTMUKILTEO, Washington (AP) — Gunfire disrupted a small gathering at a suburban Seattle home, leaving three people dead and a fourth person injured early Saturday, police said. Latest: Pope advices young pilgrims over lunch, 30 Jul 2016 12:56:04 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local): Woman robbed Wyoming bank to return to prison, 30 Jul 2016 11:31:26 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A woman who was recently released from prison in Oregon robbed a bank in Wyoming only to throw the cash up in the air outside the building and sit down to wait for police, authorities said Friday.'s Russia reset ideas alarming allies, many in US, 30 Jul 2016 13:13:18 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Donald Trump's flurry of offhand remarks and abrupt zingers on Russia — praising Vladimir Putin, dismissing NATO — have jolted the world, not to mention the U.S. presidential campaign.'s eye-popping jackpots explained, 30 Jul 2016 13:57:23 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Powerball players will have a shot at the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot this weekend, but they'll face long odds that have led to nearly three months without a winner. Vermont governor touts instant-runoff voting in Maine, 30 Jul 2016 13:42:11 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean — who's also the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee — says he favors a voting system that would bring big changes to the American electoral process. Latest: Pope rests ahead of evening vigil with youth, 30 Jul 2016 13:24:55 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local): floods kill at least 52 people in India, 30 Jul 2016 12:27:39 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Indian authorities on Saturday tried to rescue thousands of people stranded in flooded villages after a week of heavy rain killed at least 52 people and uprooted tens of thousands of others from their homes in the states of Assam in the remote northeast and Bihar in the east. Tulsa volunteer sheriff's deputy program revived, 30 Jul 2016 14:32:45 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy program shut down after a member fatally shot an unarmed black man is back in business with tougher requirements, new Tulsa sheriff Vic Regalado said, although every one of the new reserves was in the old force that was riddled with cronyism and all but three are white in a city with fraught race relations. authorities free over 800 soldiers in coup probe, 30 Jul 2016 13:57:42 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish courts on Saturday released over 800 enlisted conscripts who were under arrest as part of the investigation into the July 15 failed coup, the state-run Anadolu news agency said.' flag-burning laws unconstitutional, but persist, 30 Jul 2016 14:39:37 GMTURBANA, Ill. (AP) — Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz had just finished walking in a July 4th parade when her assistant told her a central Illinois man had been arrested on suspicion of burning an American flag. cop or bad cop? Police chief under fire over outbursts, 30 Jul 2016 14:30:08 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — New Haven Police Chief Dean Esserman has confounded both supporters and critics over the years with dueling good cop-bad cop personalities. makes final preparations to jump without parachute, 30 Jul 2016 14:02:08 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Skydiver Luke Aikins figures his next leap into thin air will start pretty much like the thousands that preceded it, only with one small but significant difference: This time when he steps out of the plane at 25,000 feet he won't take his parachute with him. president calls off truce after rebel attack, 30 Jul 2016 13:07:18 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called off a weeklong cease-fire after communist guerrillas killed a government militiaman and failed to declare their own truce by a Saturday deadline he had imposed. driver school trains for Georgia's film industry needs, 30 Jul 2016 12:40:17 GMTDAWSONVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Stuntwoman Natalie Govin found work easily in South Florida — until funds for the state's film incentives program recently went dry. urges clergy to go into the world, tend to the needy, 30 Jul 2016 14:27:29 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis encouraged Catholic priests and nuns to leave their comfort zones and tend to the needy as he celebrated a Mass on Saturday in a Polish church dedicated to St. John Paul II, the Polish pontiff whose staunch defense of workers' rights in the 1970s and '80s challenged his nation's then-Communist rulers. Army secretary says US-South Korea war games to proceed, 30 Jul 2016 14:47:49 GMTJOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. Army Secretary Eric Fanning said Saturday that annual military drills between the United States and South Korea would go ahead next month, despite North Korea's warning of a "vicious" showdown if the war games proceed. governor, WWII ambassador to Britain getting his due, 30 Jul 2016 14:40:01 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Publicly, John Gilbert Winant was a three-term New Hampshire governor, the first leader of the Social Security Administration and U.S. ambassador to Britain during World War II. Privately, he battled depression and massive debt. He shot himself just as his memoirs were about to be published in 1947. official: Taliban capture district in Helmand, 30 Jul 2016 13:20:28 GMTKANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An important district in Afghanistan's southern poppy-growing province of Helmand has fallen under Taliban control after heavy fighting that killed around 17 police and wounded up to 10 others, an official said on Saturday.