FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:13:12 -07:00China scrambles to reassure jittery stock tradershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7b3798475d4067859661f9cda7239fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:53:22 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are scrambling to reassure jittery investors after soaring stock markets plunged, threatening to set back economic reform plans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7b3798475d4067859661f9cda7239fThe Latest: Bank of England warns over financial stabilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d4160672c9d4d59bc6bd52b6234d9b8Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:28:22 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d4160672c9d4d59bc6bd52b6234d9b8Teen charged with killing math teacher wants trial movedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dd39e64183849658d9009266679d872Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:53:19 GMTSALEM, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for a Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his high school math teacher have asked a judge to move his trial, saying it will be difficult to pick an impartial jury given the publicity the case has received.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dd39e64183849658d9009266679d872UK police investigating missing family of 12 feared in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/397d9e8e91f142b397f3962b7d68e84aWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:56:58 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police say they are investigating the disappearance of a family of 12 feared to have traveled to Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/397d9e8e91f142b397f3962b7d68e84aAP Source: Clinton on track to raise $45M in quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad3c5c6bf1b64890a9ab219e142ee976Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:07:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign says it is on track to report that it has raised more than $45 million since its launch in mid-April.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad3c5c6bf1b64890a9ab219e142ee976Greek prime minister says Europe must stop acting in 'undemocratic way'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e9ead0451c4d27bc274e0d24d51718Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:39:57 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek prime minister says Europe must stop acting in 'undemocratic way' .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e9ead0451c4d27bc274e0d24d51718Police: Motorhome driver killed in crash at NY racetrackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfe891195dea486b819529f7d2220292Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:55:35 GMTNEW LEBANON, N.Y. (AP) — State police say the driver of a motorhome has been killed in a crash during an upstate New York racetrack's annual "Eve of Destruction" event.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfe891195dea486b819529f7d2220292FDA cracks down on unapproved ear dropshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ff64ae6e8ac4434800a54eb612263c1Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:39:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says it plans to crack down on unapproved prescription ear drops often given to young children suffering from ear infections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ff64ae6e8ac4434800a54eb612263c1The Latest: US, Cuba to open embassies to restore tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f75ba47ba842f78dfa8e8fe333ee82Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:16:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in their capital cities, a major step in restoring ties after more than 50 years of hostilities. The latest developments (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f75ba47ba842f78dfa8e8fe333ee82US construction up 0.8 percent in May, pushing total spending to highest level in 6 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c299d59d3048048b1929b5cd3de316Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:02:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US construction up 0.8 percent in May, pushing total spending to highest level in 6 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c299d59d3048048b1929b5cd3de316Former Auschwitz guard asks God for forgiveness at trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2d4023963de4f7b9a72a2294646417fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:56:18 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served in Auschwitz testified Wednesday he helped the death camp function in his role sorting cash and valuables seized from Jews after they arrived in cattle-cars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2d4023963de4f7b9a72a2294646417fSouth Sudan military is accused of widespread abuseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa8fbdee61a44969adecde8b0351285eWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:04:38 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan's army has burned people alive, raped and shot girls, and forced tens of thousands from their homes, according to interviews with survivors by The Associated Press and corroborated by human rights groups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa8fbdee61a44969adecde8b0351285eUS Speaker in Poland for talks on trade, securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/186770f1d09a402b933f64e688df51d7Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:50:59 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner is leading a Congressional delegation to Poland, part of a broader U.S. attempt to strengthen economic ties and reassure an ally nervous about Russian aggression in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/186770f1d09a402b933f64e688df51d7Grain lower, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65861dd869a544e98efeac44efbd5a10Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:53:26 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65861dd869a544e98efeac44efbd5a10Survey: US political and generation gaps on science issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/822424fb9282437f854294f6f5b169c7Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:03:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Age divides Americans on science issues just as much as political ideology, a new analysis of recent polling shows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/822424fb9282437f854294f6f5b169c7Fiat Chrysler, Nissan report strong June US saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf9a20adebd44691ad3f378b638308bfWed, 01 Jul 2015 13:47:27 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nissan's U.S. sales rose more than 13 percent in June, while Fiat Chrysler posed an 8 percent gain as the auto industry headed for another healthy sales month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf9a20adebd44691ad3f378b638308bfHungary: Fence on Serbia border forced step to stop migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1be6b1d68a4141588215f98bce1d27f7Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:59:22 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The fence Hungary wants to build on the Serbian border to stem the flow of illegal migrants is a "forced measure" not aimed at its southern neighbor, Hungary's prime minister said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1be6b1d68a4141588215f98bce1d27f7Japan police seek motive for self-immolation on bullet trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c57a79c651480095c0b27a339e1960Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:50:28 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese police on Wednesday searched the apartment of the man who set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train, killing himself and another passenger, as officials sought clues to his motive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c57a79c651480095c0b27a339e1960US construction spending rises 0.8 percent in Mayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d69b7700a2c04ebfa259ff594164150fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:22:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending posted a solid gain in May, pushing total activity to the highest point since the fall of 2008, with the strength led by a big jump in non-residential projects.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d69b7700a2c04ebfa259ff594164150fThe Latest: Raonic advances to 3rd round at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c2037dff5414d3f9bfc6348877aab6fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:50:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c2037dff5414d3f9bfc6348877aab6fIsraeli family discovers ancient treasure under living roomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5d16c7b0c6a4179a93b8693080d71eaWed, 01 Jul 2015 13:56:09 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities say they have unearthed a rare, well-preserved 2,000-year-old-Jewish ritual bath hidden under the floorboard of a family home in Jerusalem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5d16c7b0c6a4179a93b8693080d71eaIndonesia plane crash death toll 141 as search effort endshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ebc447b5304c9ba8d2f875c3d882aeWed, 01 Jul 2015 13:47:31 GMTMEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's air force promised Wednesday to investigate whether the aging transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating rules by carrying non-military passengers who paid for their flights. A local military commander said the search for bodies has ended.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ebc447b5304c9ba8d2f875c3d882aeThe Latest: Banner against austerity unfurled in Athenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2238f69b67064650aac16ce649971f49Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:19:44 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2238f69b67064650aac16ce649971f49Puerto Rico power company forced to sell bonds amid crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5368ff79ef449fbeba1d0b4aaf49e7Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:34:28 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's troubled power company has been forced to sell bonds once again to obtain capital and avoid defaulting on a $415 million debt payment with a worsening economic crisis in the U.S. territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5368ff79ef449fbeba1d0b4aaf49e7Kindertransport organizer Nicholas Winton dies at 106http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c3c9d8718ff46d9a5f0847b5650fa69Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:53:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — Nicholas Winton, a humanitarian who almost single-handedly saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, earning himself the label "Britain's Schindler," has died. He was 106.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c3c9d8718ff46d9a5f0847b5650fa69Nicholas Winton, who saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, dies at 106http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94dd56dee9304fed97ffabc6eba161e1Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:51:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Nicholas Winton, who saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, dies at 106.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94dd56dee9304fed97ffabc6eba161e1Myanmar fisherman goes home after 22 years as a slavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8536a76d2a457a8d6da84827f1d55fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:47:46 GMTTUAL, Indonesia (AP) — All he did was ask to go home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8536a76d2a457a8d6da84827f1d55fRebel rocket fire kills 16 civilians in Yemen's Adenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29d2b62e3ab24846a555443f6c78c75fWed, 01 Jul 2015 13:48:19 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Rockets fired by Shiite rebels have killed at least 16 civilians and wounded 25 in the southern Yemeni city of Aden, where fierce fighting has been raging for months, officials and eyewitnesses said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29d2b62e3ab24846a555443f6c78c75fGreek Prime Minister Tsipras vows to press ahead with referendum on Sundayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1eeb707b4e4770a41e0a3eb80b8cc3Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:34:34 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Tsipras vows to press ahead with referendum on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1eeb707b4e4770a41e0a3eb80b8cc3The Latest: Egypt sees 'worst' ever attack in Sinaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e62d4d9ac043d18fa4a12f8fb1f4fdWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:15:43 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 50 soldiers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e62d4d9ac043d18fa4a12f8fb1f4fdJudge rejects Aaron Hernandez move to toss murder convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2766e9f35b684dd6ae17c3b4f737c0dfWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:50:25 GMTFALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts judge who oversaw the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has rejected a request to throw out his first-degree murder conviction or reduce it to second-degree murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2766e9f35b684dd6ae17c3b4f737c0dfThe Latest: Hollande urges swift deal with Greecehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e1c9b0edf7432e8d0e50bb1abe49b9Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:13:20 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e1c9b0edf7432e8d0e50bb1abe49b9Father: American burned in Taiwan park fire fights for lifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f85fd0a68ea4480bf746c0cc0625e82Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:09:40 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The father of an American who was badly burned in a fire at a Taiwan water park said Wednesday that the family was anxious about how the young man would fare in the next few days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f85fd0a68ea4480bf746c0cc0625e82US stocks open higher following gains in European marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da68ae67a78a47758d763acd640dbc8aWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:20:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks opened higher Wednesday on hopes that a deal between Greece and its creditors could be cobbled together to prevent a Greek exit from the euro. Stocks in Europe rose sharply. In deal news, Chubb Corp. surged after agreeing to be acquired by rival insurance company Ace Ltd.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da68ae67a78a47758d763acd640dbc8aThe Latest: Greek retirees march to demand full pensionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d026c615a1ae4aaa902333d0ce78397bWed, 01 Jul 2015 13:46:52 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d026c615a1ae4aaa902333d0ce78397bUS manufacturing growth improves in June; hiring jumpshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d889975534f24639a65d68f408c29babWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:56:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturing growth improved in June, helped by a jump in employment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d889975534f24639a65d68f408c29babThe Latest: Greek Orthodox church leader urges calmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/929143eaa9ce410e8eeabd5f3d41d884Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:02:45 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/929143eaa9ce410e8eeabd5f3d41d884Greek Prime Minister Tsipras reaffirms backing 'no' vote in Sunday referendumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b5202bbec79413980ce0af934f79d11Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:37:00 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Tsipras reaffirms backing 'no' vote in Sunday referendum.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b5202bbec79413980ce0af934f79d11Greece's Tsipras says referendum result not connected to whether Greece will remain in euro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72b565c025b54ff08e7b52fc8121bb0fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:38:39 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's Tsipras says referendum result not connected to whether Greece will remain in euro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72b565c025b54ff08e7b52fc8121bb0fAnti-capitalist eco-crusader Naomi Klein hosted at Vaticanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0716616da70f495180078089b26020aaWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:15:55 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican added yet another strange bedfellow to its expanding ecological alliance Wednesday, hosting anti-capitalist eco-crusader Naomi Klein at a conference on saving the planet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0716616da70f495180078089b26020aa2 convicted murderers practiced night before prison breakouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e358b828d96e458693644eb901850146Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:01:06 GMTDANNEMORA, N.Y. (AP) — A convicted murderer who broke out of prison and went on the run for more than three weeks before being shot and captured has told police that he and a fellow escapee conducted a practice run the night before their daring breakout, a district attorney said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e358b828d96e458693644eb901850146The Latest: Slovenia criticizes Greek govt debt actionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e702680a6ba84ba989c85edd7128ccdbWed, 01 Jul 2015 13:54:28 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e702680a6ba84ba989c85edd7128ccdbCuban Foreign Ministry says Havana, Washington will resume reopen embassies July 20http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8bf1540b024c6e8ecec302c4e9238eWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:10:04 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Cuban Foreign Ministry says Havana, Washington will resume reopen embassies July 20.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8bf1540b024c6e8ecec302c4e9238eUN world heritage body warns of threat to Great Barrier Reefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5903482787054ee39b1e037c64680a59Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:26:56 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The U.N.'s heritage body expressed concern Wednesday about the state of the Great Barrier Reef, urging Australia to do more to conserve one of the world's most spectacular natural sites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5903482787054ee39b1e037c64680a59The Latest: Explosions on Egypt side of Gaza borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef6e7765398a47f889e4ccb0d1c5069fWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:33:29 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 50 soldiers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef6e7765398a47f889e4ccb0d1c5069fEmails show top officials aware of Clinton's private addresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69d69c2501614f1cb364a30e67ddf7bdWed, 01 Jul 2015 14:30:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday nighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69d69c2501614f1cb364a30e67ddf7bdKraft shareholders approve sale of company to Heinzhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bc03b1cc2d24b7aa1b64c27558725b5Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:47:03 GMTNORTHFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Kraft shareholders have approved the sale of the company to ketchup maker H.J. Heinz, creating one of the world's largest food companies with annual revenue of about $28 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bc03b1cc2d24b7aa1b64c27558725b5The Latest: Sharapova moves into 3rd round at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdd6cb3828bc4959a8e34e0176b342c9Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:27:53 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdd6cb3828bc4959a8e34e0176b342c9The Latest: Wimbledon heat makes Tomic 'dizzy' during winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f66043a83d864cacba3cf0b16bf66a03Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:00:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f66043a83d864cacba3cf0b16bf66a03The Latest: Djokovic wins again on Centre Court at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8a4148b51ec4aecb8abdaa8a00497c0Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:46:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8a4148b51ec4aecb8abdaa8a00497c0