FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:33:18 -07:00Briles officially out at Baylor after sexual assault scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb265898f99b4476ad9d90d7a0809f49Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:32:43 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against football players which led school regents to suspend the coach "with intent to terminate."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb265898f99b4476ad9d90d7a0809f49Kansas lawmakers pass school funding fix to avert shutdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6064e2ff5874ffdb1cf85e26e4abc8cSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:09:54 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators passed an education funding plan Friday night after top Republicans rewrote it to gain broad, bipartisan support so that it would satisfy a court mandate and end a looming threat that public schools across the state might shut down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6064e2ff5874ffdb1cf85e26e4abc8cKansas legislators close to passing school funding planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d71bcf81a6460da0dd081ae6d838aeSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:44:17 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators were close Friday night to passing an education funding plan after top Republicans rewrote it to gain broad, bipartisan support to satisfy a court mandate and end a looming threat that public schools across the state might shut down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d71bcf81a6460da0dd081ae6d838aeThe Latest: Brownback: Kansas lawmakers did 'fantastic job'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/151670207df94d709e5db9fbfd4e6863Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:39:57 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the Kansas Legislature's debate on school funding (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/151670207df94d709e5db9fbfd4e6863Joyce helps Pirates snap Dodgers' 6-game win streak, 8-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0fc66d3845e47b098e5163b11a2f9d6Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:40:46 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Joyce homered and doubled among his three hits as Pittsburgh beat Los Angeles 8-6 on Friday night, ending the Dodgers' six-game winning streak and giving Pirates manager Clint Hurdle his 1,000th career victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0fc66d3845e47b098e5163b11a2f9d6World doping watchdog shuts down Rio Olympic laboratoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd68e6cb97594be5a5fd32c59916991eSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:47:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Just weeks before the Olympic Games open in Rio de Janeiro, the city's accredited anti-doping laboratory has been stopped from conducting tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd68e6cb97594be5a5fd32c59916991eTaiwan protests after Cambodia deports suspects to Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceb3a4f9a2c74797ba45a067c2b7df46Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:04:06 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Taiwan protested after Cambodia deported 25 Taiwanese internet scam suspects to rival China in the latest snub of the self-ruled island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceb3a4f9a2c74797ba45a067c2b7df46Judge: Lawyers can have Michael Brown juvenile recordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26830eae8ac1416ba880a72016cf7167Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:01:54 GMTCLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — Attorneys for the city of Ferguson and other defendants in a wrongful-death lawsuit brought by Michael Brown's parents can have access to juvenile records involving the black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer in 2014, a judge ruled.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26830eae8ac1416ba880a72016cf7167Nieuwenhuis, Broxton hit HRs; Brewers beat Nationals 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c965ca92e6c1403a90a0ab782eff0fa3Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:25:21 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Keon Broxton each hit home runs off Max Scherzer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Washington 5-3 on Friday night to extend the Nationals' losing streak to a season-worst six games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c965ca92e6c1403a90a0ab782eff0fa3Kansas legislators give final approval to plan to increase aid to poor school districts, avert shutdown of schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbe37d91318a42c18802b974334640ffSat, 25 Jun 2016 01:16:21 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators give final approval to plan to increase aid to poor school districts, avert shutdown of schools.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbe37d91318a42c18802b974334640ffGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d451ac5f91f4950bf53cf886d3a3b62Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:02:46 GMTBETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Jon Rahm and Billy Hurley III shared the Quicken Loans National lead, three strokes ahead of Vijay Singh going into the weekend at Congressional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d451ac5f91f4950bf53cf886d3a3b62Indonesia tries to steer convicted militants to new liveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2eeca3f3f6d848589569edffc24e824fSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:42:33 GMTSOLO, Indonesia (AP) — In the heart of Solo city, not far from the Islamic boarding school founded by the radical cleric who inspired the 2002 Bali bombings, the staff of an unremarkable-looking restaurant prepare for another day serving the humble staples of the Indonesian diet to hungry locals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2eeca3f3f6d848589569edffc24e824fMyers drives in 5, Padres spoil Reds' big day with 13-4 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70758ef9a2b14ae2a83e3c97bbc0078dSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:13:40 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds honored their greatest team, then watched the Padres crank out runs like a machine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70758ef9a2b14ae2a83e3c97bbc0078d23 dead in West Virginia floods; search and rescue continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d03bb1769e6147e2b6c0ac74e4fad516Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:39:44 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As a deluge swamped southeast West Virginia — a disaster that killed at least 23 people — Ronnie Scott's wife called him and told him their house was filling up with water. She fled to the attic with two dogs and a cat and waited. She smelled natural gas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d03bb1769e6147e2b6c0ac74e4fad5162 die in California wildfire that left little time to fleehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc5cf8f837b547acb392fbc527210758Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:22:45 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A deadly wildfire that roared through dry brush and trees in the mountains of central California gave residents little time to flee as flames burned dozens of homes to the ground, propane tanks exploded, and smoke obscured the path to safety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc5cf8f837b547acb392fbc527210758Simone Biles on top again at US gymnastics championshipshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa3896070bf14add9d81aed48f14790fSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:08:39 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Simone Biles can start packing for Rio de Janeiro whenever she likes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa3896070bf14add9d81aed48f14790fWorkplace retaliation suit against Tammy Duckworth settledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a9b53d1bf04a3ba8dc74437eeccd20Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:34:12 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A settlement in the workplace retaliation lawsuit against U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth concluded Friday with an agreement that no law was violated, removing an obstacle in her bid to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in one of November's most competitive Senate races.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a9b53d1bf04a3ba8dc74437eeccd20Trans-Atlantic Trend? Trump sees UK vote as validationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e74781b0461a4be493efda51a41c73f6Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:54:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Britain's stunning vote to bolt from the European Union sent political tremors across the Atlantic Friday, fueling Donald Trump's confidence that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change and rattling Democrats who are banking on Americans ultimately choosing a more conventional leader in Hillary Clinton.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e74781b0461a4be493efda51a41c73f6Betances, Miller, Chapman perfect again, Yanks top Twins 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea4442d905fa442290e122f39b7d6a20Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:18:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman reared back and fired strike after strike at the Minnesota Twins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea4442d905fa442290e122f39b7d6a20The Latest: State agency updates flooding death toll to 23http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a20ac82a16c4f4bb4e37b929813ae2fSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:37:55 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a20ac82a16c4f4bb4e37b929813ae2fThe Latest: 2 dead in California blaze were trying to fleehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d29ff0441aa4cb68a6a4510b62cd6daSat, 25 Jun 2016 01:32:31 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d29ff0441aa4cb68a6a4510b62cd6daVirginia jail pushes back against claims of mistreatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c751158ad7d74d1c9e542d44de81e2cbSat, 25 Jun 2016 01:40:36 GMTPORSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — Officials at a Virginia jail where a mentally ill inmate died last year dismissed allegations Friday that the man was abused in their custody and pushed back against claims of mistreatment made by other inmates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c751158ad7d74d1c9e542d44de81e2cbJudge dismisses theater shooting lawsuits against Cinemarkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc01cbaf94f14569a3366adf06d8dd66Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:55:20 GMTAURORA, Colo. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday dismissed a consolidated group of lawsuits brought against the owner of the Colorado movie theater where a gunman killed 12 people and wounded 70 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc01cbaf94f14569a3366adf06d8dd66The Latest: Forest Service chief tours damage in New Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa9d08a04b8d461887bf09d22e0045c1Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:13:10 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa9d08a04b8d461887bf09d22e0045c1Kipnis triples twice, Indians beat Tigers 7-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f66d9d2f5e4b60a626543c79b95ef1Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:20:10 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Cleveland Indians keep finding new ways to beat the Detroit Tigers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f66d9d2f5e4b60a626543c79b95ef1Pope prays at Armenia memorial after denouncing 'genocide'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e1df793292f4ec49282d3cb8353eb57Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:37:50 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Pope Francis heads to Armenia's genocide memorial for a prayer service, fresh from his ad-libbed declaration that the Ottoman-era massacre of Armenians a century ago was a planned "genocide."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e1df793292f4ec49282d3cb8353eb57Beckwith goes distance again, Coastal Carolina tops TCU 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc462511b0114dc9806f71e54e2ffabbSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:06:19 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Andrew Beckwith pitched his second straight complete game and set a school record with his nation-leading 14th win, and Coastal Carolina stayed alive in the College World Series with a 4-1 victory over TCU on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc462511b0114dc9806f71e54e2ffabbThe Latest: Workplace lawsuit against Duckworth settledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22858b1f76be426f9205700e4396e30bSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:18:02 GMTJONESBORO, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on a settlement of a workplace retaliation lawsuit filed against U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois(all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22858b1f76be426f9205700e4396e30bJapan's Ayako Uehara shoots 62 to take NW Arkansas leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43bb17778824ba58f9650b7f4ae739eSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:44:39 GMTROGERS, Ark. (AP) — One of Ayako Uehara's best memories in her four full-time seasons on the LPGA Tour is a hole-in-one she made in her first appearance at the NW Arkansas Championship in 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43bb17778824ba58f9650b7f4ae739eTeen pierced in eye by javelin flown to hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c721faa8a13401b8a72912b73e3bba9Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:04:39 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Officials say a teen was taken to a hospital in a helicopter after he tripped and was stabbed in the eye by a javelin at a Portland track meet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c721faa8a13401b8a72912b73e3bba9The Latest: Kansas legislators approve school funding planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e13c96a7134ad1904ae3a6d789f0e9Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:18:09 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the Kansas Legislature's debate on school funding (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e13c96a7134ad1904ae3a6d789f0e9Tony Stewart ready for final season to come to an endhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7fe728ba794f4eac1be111f1d3ef0aSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:48:50 GMTSONOMA, Calif. (AP) — There was a twinge of nostalgia in Tony Stewart's voice as he was inducted into the Sonoma Raceway Wall of Fame.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7fe728ba794f4eac1be111f1d3ef0aHelped by 3 errors, Yanks beat Twins 5-3 to get back to .500http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7adc6fd92e674ea695107eb4260efba5Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:17:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman combined for three innings of perfect relief for the second straight game, Rob Refsnyder hit a tiebreaking single and the New York Yankees took advantage of three errors to rally past the Minnesota Twins 5-3 Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7adc6fd92e674ea695107eb4260efba5The Latest: Kansas lawmakers end special session on schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18f24831667540aeaacd4f6539d0a5bcSat, 25 Jun 2016 01:58:24 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the Kansas Legislature's debate on school funding (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18f24831667540aeaacd4f6539d0a5bcJones, Machado HRs help Orioles beat skidding Rays 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d6788d6a22d45f0aa16059c89742853Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:26:07 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The gap between the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles and the last-place Tampa Bay Rays keeps getting wider.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d6788d6a22d45f0aa16059c89742853Mets survive Matz's meltdown, hold off Braves 8-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d2ba6a7dd714c5e809bc5e8abe23c32Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:52:33 GMTATLANTA (AP) — James Loney hit a three-run homer, Travis d'Arnaud drove in three runs and the New York Mets survived Atlanta's six-run fifth inning to beat the Braves 8-6 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d2ba6a7dd714c5e809bc5e8abe23c32Springer hits slam as Astros pound Royals, Volquez 13-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5d3f0f37e75496ea621a75eca851e41Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:24:38 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — George Springer hit a grand slam and a triple in Houston's nine-run first inning against Edinson Volquez, and the Astros routed the Kansas City Royals 13-4 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5d3f0f37e75496ea621a75eca851e41Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay cleanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/768cbd80a07e4677aebe5c6e09252c0aSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:08:18 GMTDALLAS (AP) — An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more than $1,000 at a drug paraphernalia store just 15 hours after he was involved in a hit-and-run crash, according to a lengthy text message accidentally sent to The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/768cbd80a07e4677aebe5c6e09252c0aItems owned by gangster 'Whitey' Bulger to be auctionedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ba1eaeeb0d491bb267f26c444b1e01Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:31:06 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Some things seem to capture the public perception of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger's life: a sterling silver "psycho killer" skull ring, a rat-shaped pencil holder, a stack of books about the Mafia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ba1eaeeb0d491bb267f26c444b1e01Democrats reject platform proposal opposing trade dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd98c12c0f79414f8c2c0d24cf97b1f8Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:05:04 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Democrats on Friday voted down an amendment to the party's platform that would have opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, avoiding an awkward scenario that would have put its statement of values at odds with President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd98c12c0f79414f8c2c0d24cf97b1f8The Latest: Delegate files suit to avoid voting for Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098676658d194ca48485a2254e8b285cSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:01:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098676658d194ca48485a2254e8b285cCongo's president promises democratic vote despite tensionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80d3be52a4df471eba71dd97619e6ef0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:55:53 GMTKINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's president on Friday broke his silence on upcoming elections that have fueled tensions in this central African country for well over a year, promising a democratic process but declining to detail his political future.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80d3be52a4df471eba71dd97619e6ef0APNewsBreak: Experts say efforts key to saving coral reefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3253c3d037134e0c81df01c8697de3abSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:56:14 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — As the largest international gathering of coral reef experts comes to a close, scientists and policy makers are moving ahead with plans for action to save the world's imperiled reefs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3253c3d037134e0c81df01c8697de3abArizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns followhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6d8aa4dd7d4c2a86c21dbe60e8bc51Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:11:42 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Once the "Go Leafs, Go!" chants subsided after Toronto selected Arizona-born center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft, the Finns began their march to the podium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6d8aa4dd7d4c2a86c21dbe60e8bc51Allyson Felix eyeing a shot at 2 Olympic goldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70fe2e395acb4a208bd342bfb3dca04aSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:45:38 GMTThey juggled the Olympic schedule for Michael Johnson and he delivered double gold at the Atlanta Games 20 years ago. Now the IAAF and IOC have done the same for Allyson Felix as she seeks the chance to go for the same elusive track-and-field double.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70fe2e395acb4a208bd342bfb3dca04aAPNewsBreak: Experts demand more effort to save coral reefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ac6c1bc9e943a188c551facf48316fSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:59:49 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — As the largest international gathering of coral reef experts comes to a close, scientists and policy makers are moving ahead with plans for action to save the world's reefs, which are being rapidly damaged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ac6c1bc9e943a188c551facf48316fFormer IG fired by Obama over investigation dies at 84http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a093e0f5fa6422d8ee085a9cf2e15c5Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:04:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gerald Walpin, a former inspector general for the federal AmeriCorps program who was fired by President Barack Obama over his handling of an investigation into a California mayor and Obama supporter, has died. He was 84.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a093e0f5fa6422d8ee085a9cf2e15c5IndyCar Texas race will resume without Daly, Newgardenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b4210dbcbc4fb88bb079b5d4b51253Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:56:53 GMTELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Conor Daly and Josef Newgarden will not be allowed to participate in the Aug. 27 resumption of the rain-delayed IndyCar Series race in Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b4210dbcbc4fb88bb079b5d4b51253Report: Lead levels higher in Flint kids after water switchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19f373afe9c744ac899819861c320f09Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:12:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Flint children under the age of 6 had significantly higher blood-lead levels after the city switched its water source in 2014 to save money, according to a report released Friday by U.S. disease experts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19f373afe9c744ac899819861c320f09Contreras helps Cubs end 4-game skid by beating Marlins 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65527f87e29a45c4a4ad243716f03faaSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:48:02 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Rookie Willson Contreras homered and drove in three runs to help the Chicago Cubs break their longest losing streak of the season at four games by beating the Miami Marlins 5-4 Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65527f87e29a45c4a4ad243716f03faa