FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 22:54:15 -07:00Huge, once-hated fish now seen as weapon against Asian carphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/709d0e4c87c943e8a6132b59c6775e7fFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:33:12 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — It's a toothy giant that can grow longer than a horse and heavier than a refrigerator, a fearsome-looking prehistoric fish that plied U.S. waters from the Gulf of Mexico to Illinois until it disappeared from many states a half-century ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/709d0e4c87c943e8a6132b59c6775e7fClinton using convention to send message to wary GOP votershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354bc4b631bf443fa1b45e0830ca53dfFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:26:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Long a lightning rod on the right, Hillary Clinton is making a targeted appeal to Republicans who challenge Donald Trump's claim to the conservative mantle and fear his possible presidency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354bc4b631bf443fa1b45e0830ca53dfAP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Trump slip up as she gets nominationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94130da8405b4eb2a9e4c94299e288bdFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:11:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton wrongly implied Donald Trump has proposed banning Islam in America in her speech accepting the Democratic presidential nomination. For his part, Trump offered an account of the Iranian nuclear deal that was more fiction than fact.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94130da8405b4eb2a9e4c94299e288bdSandy Hook school opening to public, 4 years after massacrehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ab0e024249408d89aa60f6384698bbFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:40:25 GMTNEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — When the public gets its first glimpse Friday of the school built to replace the one where 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred, they'll see a building designed to be attractive, environmentally friendly, conducive to learning, and above all, safe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ab0e024249408d89aa60f6384698bbThe Latest: Balloons drop, mark end of Clinton's conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c6a6bd6ac3b4e4ba10a907b9a533679Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:44:18 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c6a6bd6ac3b4e4ba10a907b9a533679Police, protesters at DNC praised for restraint, courtesyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1200371ba6045e78222873c18441ea8Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:40:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — They came. They protested. They got their message out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1200371ba6045e78222873c18441ea8At vigil, Biden tries to comfort relatives of slain officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f3bb59c486e40eda5fba473b11609f2Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:59:46 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The gunman's bullets that killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge also targeted the country and "touched the soul of the entire nation," Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday at a memorial service for the fallen officers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f3bb59c486e40eda5fba473b11609f2Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/146b507b448b489ead9b4a1d84826c7fFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:27:32 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los Angeles Angels walked off with a stunning 2-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/146b507b448b489ead9b4a1d84826c7fThe Latest: Some signs of discontent during Clinton speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32734d402a5843d790799d4423277cc7Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:40:18 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32734d402a5843d790799d4423277cc7Father of fallen Muslim soldier blasts Trump at conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5734608c3d5a400483331cb864035dd6Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:42:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The father of a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq posed a question to Donald Trump: Have you read the Constitution?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5734608c3d5a400483331cb864035dd6Sale loses in White Sox return, Chapman saves Cubs' 3-1 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81dddf4b93744711a18f38bf31fbfa33Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:14:02 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale returned from his jersey-trashing suspension to smiles and hugs from teammates and pitched well.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81dddf4b93744711a18f38bf31fbfa33Taiwan driver in deadly bus crash was drunk, police sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/089cbc789da146ad835eac426e5825f6Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:42:26 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The driver of a Taiwanese tour bus that crashed and burst into flames killing all 26 on board, including 23 Chinese tourists, was driving drunk, investigators said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/089cbc789da146ad835eac426e5825f6Sale loses in White Sox return, Chapman saves Cubs' 3-1 win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b1edcda501b46328c2e70b9cc6298fbFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:58:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — John Lackey and Aroldis Chapman outperformed Chris Sale in his return from a jersey-trashing suspension.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b1edcda501b46328c2e70b9cc6298fbClinton speech draws mixed reaction on cable newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5bb2191985b48d79375f02f67995086Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:36:24 GMTA look at the Democratic National Convention through a media lens:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5bb2191985b48d79375f02f67995086Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f19eac8531649de95e5d9247e942672Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:02:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world. She aggressively challenged Republican Donald Trump's ability to do the same.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f19eac8531649de95e5d9247e942672Golf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be91b745f8844ad8fa977bfe99fdcb5Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:55:53 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A stale year for Jimmy Walker came to life Thursday in the PGA Championship when he saw putts drop and wound up leading a major for the first time in his career.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be91b745f8844ad8fa977bfe99fdcb5Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/705cd6b948bf41a393ab92772eb2d7e7Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:01:13 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/705cd6b948bf41a393ab92772eb2d7e7Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78f2404a408f4cd2bfc45fdcb0dad1c7Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:30:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore's daughter and other activists are due back in court after being arrested during a natural gas pipeline protest in Boston.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78f2404a408f4cd2bfc45fdcb0dad1c7Moreland, Hamels lead Rangers in 3-2 win over Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aa4a9ec08394b80bcaae79df0dc6eecFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:23:47 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mitch Moreland's second home run of the game broke a tie in the eighth inning and Cole Hamels earned his 12th win of the season as the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aa4a9ec08394b80bcaae79df0dc6eecTakeaways: Clinton's big moment wraps up conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1640c11c980345afbef481ca6b2de1c0Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:28:51 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — It was a moment America had never seen: a woman accepting a major party's nomination for president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1640c11c980345afbef481ca6b2de1c0The Latest: Hillary Clinton assails Trump's business recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30bea78537b84b8f88dd6dcc5d8dad28Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:14:34 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30bea78537b84b8f88dd6dcc5d8dad28He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachutehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ee011837c9e440295ee569df2453821Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:57:22 GMTSIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3." But the plunge Luke Aikins knows he'll be remembered for is the one he's making without a parachute. Or a wingsuit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ee011837c9e440295ee569df245382135 beachgoers stung by rays in San Diego Countyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/844f08500d9d4bf1877dd4fc8644bbfcFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:21:06 GMTCORONADO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say 35 beachgoers have been stung by stingrays in San Diego County.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/844f08500d9d4bf1877dd4fc8644bbfcHamels gives ace performance in Rangers' 3-2 win over Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/058676d0447c4be1b297617fccc092f0Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:41:26 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels provided another reminder of what an ace means to a beleaguered starting rotation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/058676d0447c4be1b297617fccc092f0Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38ae8d83c315453891724d85e5228aa4Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:17:20 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled to answer questions about a past domestic violence case in his introductory news conference.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38ae8d83c315453891724d85e5228aa4Japan's central bank opts for extra stimulus to help perk up sagging economic growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b4b583b6074f42bfd7447702e0bf2bFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:56:03 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank opts for extra stimulus to help perk up sagging economic growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b4b583b6074f42bfd7447702e0bf2bIndonesia executes 4 people convicted of drug crimeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0165cf8315f4318a55b9921f1e2d29fFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:11:06 GMTCILACAP, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia executed four people convicted of drug crimes on Friday despite international protests and said it would decide later when as many as 10 others are put to death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0165cf8315f4318a55b9921f1e2d29fChicago police officers fatally shoot person in stolen carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/024dc61b69034fc89668e0f0f5618782Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:32:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police are investigating a shooting by two officers that left one person dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/024dc61b69034fc89668e0f0f5618782The Latest: Clinton says Trump can't be trusted with nukeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f9fb6559dc4469ab746391108254a00Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:24:04 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f9fb6559dc4469ab746391108254a00At 90, Fidel Castro is symbol of Cuban resistance to changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55b25b780bba4e6e96bcbec23a96d045Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:00:54 GMTHAVANA (AP) — White-haired, thin and bent at nearly 90, Fidel Castro in person is a faint echo of the man who remade his country, defied the United States and fueled socialist uprisings around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55b25b780bba4e6e96bcbec23a96d045The Latest: Clinton says 'we will prevail' over extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbd0dbafda4f49a2a801dc0879ac0152Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:18:30 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbd0dbafda4f49a2a801dc0879ac0152Kareem Abdul-Jabbar needles Trump: 'I'm Michael Jordan'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45921d7ababf45f2b37b1030bb59aad7Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:01:36 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pro basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar needled Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump with humor Thursday and then skewered him with seriousness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45921d7ababf45f2b37b1030bb59aad7IOC suspends South Korea's Moon over plagiarism allegationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d1d3b9d915147f6a8133551c5418e58Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:56:31 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's Moon Dae-sung has been suspended as a member of the International Olympic Committee over allegations that he plagiarized his doctoral thesis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d1d3b9d915147f6a8133551c5418e58Vietnam says pollution from Taiwan company affected 200,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b203bc3be254db6849f858920b73f91Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:44:04 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Vietnamese government said the toxic pollution a Taiwanese-owned company has acknowledged discharging from its steel complex has harmed the livelihoods of more than 200,000 people, including 41,000 fishermen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b203bc3be254db6849f858920b73f91The Latest: Trump slams Clinton over 'radical Islam'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88e71cadd1bb4afe8478d16eaf4fb695Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:21:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88e71cadd1bb4afe8478d16eaf4fb695Japan sees weaker consumer spending, manufacturing in Junehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47c7b459bd0a4ff2bb620b6e95145e66Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:43:16 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan reported further signs of weakness in its economy in June, with industrial output and consumer spending falling from the year before.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47c7b459bd0a4ff2bb620b6e95145e66Asian markets mixed as BoJ decision on stimulus awaitedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfc77253f0024b15941b1b9c48011628Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:32:51 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian markets were mixed early Friday as cautious investors await the Bank of Japan's decision on monetary stimulus. Any indication its stimulus policy is coming to an end is seen to cause nervousness, while an unexpectedly aggressive stimulus would likely be well received by stock markets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfc77253f0024b15941b1b9c48011628Man wanted in killings of couple waives extraditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/722bd7e6d0344021889297617759705dFri, 29 Jul 2016 03:51:35 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A man sought in the killing of a couple in rural Washington state and burying their remains will be returned to Washington from Tucson, Arizona.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/722bd7e6d0344021889297617759705dStephan Jaeger shoots record 12-under 58 on Web.com Tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04e47b127f224e50a9468026ffd40ae3Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:44:06 GMTHAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Stephan Jaeger shot a 12-under 58 on Thursday in the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic for the lowest score in major tour play.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04e47b127f224e50a9468026ffd40ae3Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19af60aa197443879f9c63a343be4439Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:56:42 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australia's government rejected a request by former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on Friday that it back his late bid for the top United Nations job, effectively crushing the former diplomat's hopes of nabbing the post after he spent months lobbying for government support.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19af60aa197443879f9c63a343be4439AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c571a63910c4b81aec6f9e5b7a6920fFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:36:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In her speech accepting the Democratic nomination, Hillary Clinton wrongly implied Donald Trump has proposed banning Islam in America and sketched out a plan for defeating Islamic State militants that merely mirrors what the U.S. is already trying to do.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c571a63910c4b81aec6f9e5b7a6920fOhio college student found dead in field to be buried Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5abfd68b3ae24731a18163bb7f8c9f3aFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:27:27 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio college student found dead in a cornfield three days after she disappeared while riding her bicycle will be buried at a private service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5abfd68b3ae24731a18163bb7f8c9f3aSenior S. Korean prosecutor indicted on corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a9f9c5927024a91b2a0e9c69cb9871bFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:42:17 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Friday indicted a fellow senior prosecutor for allegedly pocketing millions of dollars from shady stock transaction deals with an online game maker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a9f9c5927024a91b2a0e9c69cb9871bJapan central bank adds modest stimulus, as economy coastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca81514be13041faa6cac747a383d0c3Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:16:55 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank opted Friday for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca81514be13041faa6cac747a383d0c3Japan central bank opts for modest stimulus expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf9016c04ab34af2aba688258f4470aeFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:40:14 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank opted Friday for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf9016c04ab34af2aba688258f4470aeFamous cue maker charged with helping smuggle elephant ivoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22d343585ea74b69add617aa25bcf6aeFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A famous custom pool cue maker has been charged in California with helping to smuggle protected elephant ivory by using it on his cues.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22d343585ea74b69add617aa25bcf6aeKepler homers to lead Twins in 6-2 win over Orioleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/987c2583f69d438f9ee6e711992c1b13Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:56:38 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie Max Kepler continued to show promise for the future of the Minnesota Twins, though the present-day struggles led to one member of the team being traded away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/987c2583f69d438f9ee6e711992c1b13Vietnam says Taiwan firm's pollution affected 200,000 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5b51b535b874cc59760b1ba20e6cfb7Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:03:40 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Vietnamese government said the toxic pollution a Taiwanese-owned company has acknowledged discharging from its steel complex has harmed the livelihoods of more than 200,000 people, including 41,000 fishermen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5b51b535b874cc59760b1ba20e6cfb7Altherr makes big return in first game back for Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f240707c80794e3999c0dd0881441871Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:36:09 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Aaron Altherr had the kind of night he envisioned in his return from a season-long wrist injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f240707c80794e3999c0dd0881441871Venus Williams tumbles out of Rogers Cup in Montrealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edebedf4c0134e268e6df6ac77bbf2fbFri, 29 Jul 2016 04:20:45 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Sixth-seeded Venus Williams tumbled out of the Rogers Cup in the third round Thursday night, falling 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-3 to 10th-seeded Madison Keys in an all-American match.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edebedf4c0134e268e6df6ac77bbf2fb