FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 07 Jul 2015 19:13:52 -07:00Clinton jabs Republican field on immigration policy, 08 Jul 2015 00:25:30 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said a Republican in the White House would mark a "big U-turn" for the nation and assailed the GOP presidential field's stance on an immigration overhaul. rock fall changes face of world-class climb, 07 Jul 2015 23:18:56 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A massive sheet of rock fell from the vertical face of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, making one of the most popular routes attempted by climbers in North America even more challenging, park officials said Tuesday. wins Illinois GOP race to replace ex-US Rep. Schock, 08 Jul 2015 01:37:06 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State Sen. Darin LaHood won the GOP nomination Tuesday in the race to replace disgraced ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, defeating an anti-establishment conservative writer in a heavily Republican swath of central Illinois. Plane in deadly Alaska crash had safety technology, 08 Jul 2015 00:10:27 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A sightseeing floatplane that crashed in a mountainous area in southeast Alaska, killing all nine people on board, was equipped with technology to provide detailed information about the terrain, according to a federal accident report released Tuesday. ice caves draw thousands each year; can be dangerous, 07 Jul 2015 23:16:33 GMTVERLOT, Wash. (AP) — Thousands of visitors each year make the easy one-mile trek to glimpse spectacular snow and ice formations at the Big Four Ice Caves in Washington state. Baker steps down from radio show with inoperable tumor, 08 Jul 2015 01:55:43 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Daytona 500 winner Buddy Baker says he has a "huge tumor" in his lung that is requiring him to immediately step down as co-host of his SiriusXM NASCAR show. Latest: Pope visits Jesuit church, then calls it a day, 08 Jul 2015 00:58:02 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America: art museum cancels 'Kimono Wednesdays' after protests, 08 Jul 2015 00:27:20 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Museum of Fine Arts Boston is cancelling "Kimono Wednesdays" after protesters decried the event as racist. attacks gambling websites, demands Bitcoin ransom, 08 Jul 2015 01:22:10 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A hacker shut down four New Jersey Internet gambling sites for half an hour last week and threatened more cyberattacks over the holiday weekend unless a ransom was paid using the online currency Bitcoin, authorities said Tuesday. finally gets pathway to 'Billionaires' Beach', 07 Jul 2015 23:40:51 GMTMALIBU, Calif. (AP) — With a bright blue sign that reads "Beach Access" on an open gate replacing what used to be private property, the public now has access to Malibu's so-called "Billionaires' Beach." turnout as primary voters head to polls for Schock seat, 08 Jul 2015 01:23:49 GMTSHERMAN, Ill. (AP) — Voters in central Illinois headed to the polls Tuesday to narrow the list of candidates to replace ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, once a rising Republican star who resigned amid questions about his spending for travel and the "Downton Abbey"-styled redecoration of his congressional office. Jenner's 1984 Olympic Torch going on auction block, 08 Jul 2015 01:40:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, is going on the auction block where it could fetch $20,000 or more. years later, WWII bombardier receives presidential honor, 08 Jul 2015 01:19:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — At 22, 2nd Lt. John Pedevillano was the youngest bombardier in the U.S. Army Air Corps' 306th Bomb Group when he was shot down by Nazi fighter pilots in Germany in 1944. rejects plea deal for woman charged in starvation case, 08 Jul 2015 00:25:40 GMTMINOT, N.D. (AP) — The judge presiding over the case of a North Dakota woman whose 13-year-old son died weighing just 21 pounds has rejected a plea deal struck by her defense and prosecutors. more bodies found in river 3 days after boat capsized, 08 Jul 2015 01:22:02 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The bodies of a woman and girl were pulled from the Ohio River at separate locations Tuesday, three days after a pontoon boat capsized miles upstream, killing at least three and leaving two more missing. to try new aero packages at 3 additional tracks, 08 Jul 2015 00:17:57 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR will use track-specific rules packages at three more race tracks as the sanctioning body continues to try to improve the racing. 2 killed when F-16, small plane crash; jet pilot safe, 08 Jul 2015 01:25:40 GMTMONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — An F-16 fighter jet smashed into a small plane Tuesday over South Carolina, killing two people and raining down plane parts and debris over a wide swath of marshes and rice fields. makes annual Detroit-area Mud Day for kids even muddier, 07 Jul 2015 23:44:27 GMTWESTLAND, Mich. (AP) — A steady downpour made this one of the muddiest Mud Days yet. Latest: Pope presses call for new economic world order, 07 Jul 2015 23:52:07 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America: trial opens for 2 accused of killing British tourists, 08 Jul 2015 00:45:15 GMTKOH SAMUI, Thailand (AP) — Ten months after two British tourists were killed on a resort island in Thailand, prosecutors were to call their first witnesses Wednesday in a case marked by claims that the accused — two migrants from Myanmar — were tortured into confessing. Senate OKs Confederate flag removal; House vote ahead, 08 Jul 2015 01:14:41 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate gave its final approval Tuesday to removing the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds, but across the hall in the House, Republicans quietly sought a way to make a last stand to preserve some kind of symbol honoring their Southern ancestors at the Statehouse. train derailment causes ordeal for Amtrak passengers, 08 Jul 2015 00:36:31 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — What was to be a five-hour trip between Chicago and St. Louis turned into a 14-hour ordeal for passengers aboard an Amtrak train due to a truck accident and the derailment of a freight train. alternative considered for Hawaii telescope protesters, 08 Jul 2015 01:08:53 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Instead of a trial, most of the people arrested in April for blocking construction of a giant mountaintop telescope will likely participate in a Hawaiian culture-based form of mediation. court upholds parts of Arizona ethnic studies ban, 08 Jul 2015 00:21:56 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday kept alive a legal challenge brought by former students who sued Arizona over a ban on ethnic studies in public schools and who will have a new chance to argue the law discriminates against Mexican Americans. source: Fed's gun used in San Francisco pier slaying, 08 Jul 2015 01:50:02 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The gun used in the seemingly random slaying of a woman on a San Francisco pier belonged to a federal agent, a law enforcement official briefed on the matter said Tuesday. reels in 2 more big ones, 08 Jul 2015 00:36:09 GMTSILVIS, Ill. (AP) — Everything is coming up in pairs for Jordan Spieth, even when he's fishing. guide: The case that led to Cosby's drugs-sex admission, 08 Jul 2015 00:21:13 GMTBill Cosby's admission under oath in 2005 that he obtained quaaludes to give to young women with whom he wanted to have sex came during a lawsuit brought by a former Temple University employee. rights agency asks army to avoid ambiguous orders, 08 Jul 2015 00:18:06 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican government's human rights agency said Tuesday it is urging the army not to use ambiguous terms in orders, after activists revealed the army had essentially issued a directive to troops to kill suspected criminals. York holding parade for champion US women's soccer team, 08 Jul 2015 00:14:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The confetti will be flying when the city holds a parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory. Texas AG figures in federal securities probe, 08 Jul 2015 01:34:36 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, whose admitted violations of state securities laws will go before a grand jury this month, has also figured in a federal investigation of a Dallas-area technology company suspected of defrauding investors. testify insurance was increased before home explosion, 08 Jul 2015 00:20:54 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The girlfriend of a man accused of blowing up an Indianapolis house, devastating a subdivision and killing two neighbors, nearly doubled the insurance coverage for the contents of her home 11 months before the explosion, two insurance agents testified Tuesday.'Can't Buy Me Love' actress Amanda Peterson dies at 43, 08 Jul 2015 01:03:38 GMTGREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Amanda Peterson, best known for her role in the 1987 romantic comedy "Can't Buy Me Love," has died. She was 43. Senate gives final OK to Confederate flag removal, 08 Jul 2015 00:37:20 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate gave its final approval Tuesday to removing the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds, but across the hall in the House, Republicans quietly sought a way to make a last stand to preserve some kind of symbol honoring their Southern ancestors at the Statehouse. Things to Know for Wednesday, 08 Jul 2015 01:02:50 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: prepares for possible return of bird flu this fall, 08 Jul 2015 01:22:57 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two top veterinary officials with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and farmers affected by the bird flu outbreak said Tuesday it will take increased surveillance, improved farm security and more money to fight off a possible fall return of the disease that devastated chicken and turkey flocks. defense expert says theater shooter was legally insane, 07 Jul 2015 23:41:10 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A second defense expert testified Tuesday that the Colorado theater shooter was so mentally ill that he couldn't tell right from wrong at the time he opened fire on a packed auditorium, killing 12 people and injuring 70. More than a third of US college students transferred, 07 Jul 2015 23:39:47 GMTBOSTON (AP) — More than a third of college students who started in 2008 transferred to another school, according to a new national study, challenging ideas about the typical college trajectory and stoking a debate about how schools should help transfer students. in Congress blast San Francisco's sanctuary policy, 08 Jul 2015 00:25:30 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Leading Democrats — including San Francisco's former mayor Sen. Dianne Feinstein — are joining mounting criticism of the city's policy of refusing to cooperate with federal immigration officials when they request help in detaining a suspect thought to be in the country illegally. for California baby suspended; no signs of abduction, 08 Jul 2015 01:54:52 GMTREDDING, Calif. (AP) — The Shasta County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday suspended the search for a missing baby, saying they have found no evidence to support the father's story that the 6-month-old was abducted from her crib. think tank challenges US Indian Child Welfare Act, 08 Jul 2015 00:06:53 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A right-leaning think tank has brought what it believes is the most comprehensive challenge to a law that gives preference to American Indian families in adoptions of Indian children., Votto outdo Scherzer as Reds beat Nationals 5-0, 08 Jul 2015 01:48:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Johnny Cueto pitched a two-hitter with 11 strikeouts, Joey Votto homered and drove in three runs and the Cincinnati Reds beat Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals 5-0 Tuesday night. helps free grounds crew member swallowed by tarp, 08 Jul 2015 01:47:58 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen made quite a play — during a rain delay. Palin's subscription web channel going offline, 08 Jul 2015 00:13:34 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Sarah Palin's foray into a subscriber-based online channel, where she could connect directly to viewers without a media filter, is shutting down. Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore plans presidential run, 08 Jul 2015 02:04:50 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore will announce a run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination next month. arrive in Saskatchewan to battle raging wildfires, 07 Jul 2015 23:35:44 GMTLA RONGE, Saskatchewan (AP) — Canadian soldiers arrived Tuesday to help battle raging wildfires in the western province of Saskatchewan, where more than 10,000 people have been evacuated in recent days. The smoke has triggered air quality warnings across the U.S. West and Midwest. awards nearly $230,000 to woman who got 153 robocalls, 08 Jul 2015 01:30:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It wasn't a robocall, but a federal judge left a message anyway for companies Tuesday when he awarded nearly $230,000 to a Texas woman, finding that a cable company crossed the line when it harassed her with 153 robocalls even after she complained about the wrong numbers. presses environment message in bio-diverse Ecuador, 08 Jul 2015 00:08:46 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis pressed his case for a new economic and environmental world order Tuesday during his South American tour, saying the goods of the Earth are meant for everyone and must not be exploited by the wealthy few for short-term profit at the expense of the poor.'The View' says host Rosie Perez leaving to focus on acting, 08 Jul 2015 01:02:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — There's more host upheaval ahead for ABC's "The View," with Rosie Perez leaving the daytime talk show. NewsAlert, 08 Jul 2015 01:33:05 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois state Sen. Darin LaHood wins GOP primary to replace former US Rep. Aaron Schock. source: Gun used in San Francisco slaying of woman on city pier belonged to federal agent, 08 Jul 2015 01:36:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — AP source: Gun used in San Francisco slaying of woman on city pier belonged to federal agent.