FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:10:59 -07:00Military recruits still not using American-made sneakershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c4de9afff944b2abec1f30354ede858Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:04:49 GMTBOSTON (AP) — New Balance thinks the U.S. military is dragging its feet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c4de9afff944b2abec1f30354ede858Russian supply ship launched to International Space Stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3550f246c2694635b1574ec666875bf7Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:39:32 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Russian booster rocket on Friday successfully launched an unmanned cargo ship to the International Space Station, whose crew is anxiously awaiting it after the successive failures of two previous supply missions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3550f246c2694635b1574ec666875bf7Explosion at chemical plant in South Korea kills 5 workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ff4865de0f46e29426021d0d005618Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:39:15 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Fire officials say an explosion at a chemical plant in South Korea has killed five workers. Another person is missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ff4865de0f46e29426021d0d005618Oklahoma court to look at blocking Tulsa grand jury probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7844ea47cd9f4358a81bdf1b51f40972Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:48:46 GMTThe Oklahoma Supreme Court said Thursday it will consider whether to stop a grand jury investigation into an embattled sheriff whose longtime friend and volunteer deputy fatally shot an unarmed man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7844ea47cd9f4358a81bdf1b51f40972American Pharoah headed to Haskell for next racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7700cd38d40c4d03957c238ba830ccebFri, 03 Jul 2015 02:46:31 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — American Pharoah is headed to the Jersey Shore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7700cd38d40c4d03957c238ba830ccebReigning Miss Universe rebukes Trump for his migrant remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/559e0baea75e492ab06d2d1c98eccdb9Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:58:52 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The reigning Miss Universe says Donald Trump, the beauty pageant's owner, was "hurtful and unfair" in his comments about Mexican migrants. But Paulina Vega of Colombia says she isn't giving up her crown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/559e0baea75e492ab06d2d1c98eccdb9Late-inning offense carries Arizona to winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c57f80248fb4c8d8e54ecf2f85dea6dFri, 03 Jul 2015 05:07:40 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — David Peralta had a tiebreaking, two-run triple with two outs in the sixth inning Thursday night for the Arizona Diamondbacks, helping Jeremy Hellickson to his fourth straight win at home, 8-1 over the Colorado Rockies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c57f80248fb4c8d8e54ecf2f85dea6dGreece: Referendum campaigns squeezed to deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91e135cb6a674f4ebe4798474f33fc5cFri, 03 Jul 2015 04:03:25 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Rival campaigns in Greece's bailout referendum end Friday, with rallies planned in Athens for "Yes" and "No" supporters — at the same time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91e135cb6a674f4ebe4798474f33fc5cReelz rescues Miss USA pageant, dropped by NBC in Trump flaphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24a59abbcd0f40359ad77e33e4342677Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:07:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Miss USA pageant, left without a TV home following blowback against co-owner Donald Trump over his comments on Mexican immigrants, has been rescued by the Reelz channel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24a59abbcd0f40359ad77e33e4342677Meth in toaster among many drug parcels sent to Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/affad4e17349491c8bb9b8646d421c23Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:21:42 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Federal agents last month intercepted a package mailed to Hawaii from Southern California containing a toaster oven. Hidden inside the four-slice toaster, there appeared to be 6 pounds of crystal meth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/affad4e17349491c8bb9b8646d421c23Maybin's 9th-inning single helps Braves beat Scherzer 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e1b5d2d40c74e3b96fb0f3c3adbdfdbFri, 03 Jul 2015 02:17:29 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e1b5d2d40c74e3b96fb0f3c3adbdfdbSmoke subsides after hazardous rail spill in Tennesseehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3dc6b9458104776ab3d2b45f2296d51Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:46:01 GMTMARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in the middle of the night in eastern Tennessee, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people and sending dozens to the hospital with respiratory issues and nausea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3dc6b9458104776ab3d2b45f2296d51Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/267836f2b11244e48112cbcb25c414cfFri, 03 Jul 2015 04:00:56 GMTToday is Friday, July 3, the 184th day of 2015. There are 181 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/267836f2b11244e48112cbcb25c414cfQ&A: Defense attorneys try to show theater shooter insanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81eb5bf139564dc7825724990f1697dcFri, 03 Jul 2015 00:43:30 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The first week of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' defense case has provided new details about his mental state around the time he killed 12 people and injured 70 more during a packed midnight movie premiere.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81eb5bf139564dc7825724990f1697dcDeath toll from accident to Pakistan army train rises to 17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a41ab5e3e22440f9ccd074564a330edFri, 03 Jul 2015 05:00:51 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's military said Friday the death toll from an accident to a special train that plunged into a canal because of a bridge collapse has risen to seventeen. Divers were searching for more bodies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a41ab5e3e22440f9ccd074564a330edLongtime Lions stalwart Charlie Sanders dies at age 68http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33c6aa308a334111903975d1015559cdFri, 03 Jul 2015 02:19:06 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Hall of Fame tight end Charlie Sanders epitomized Detroit's blue-collar roots.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33c6aa308a334111903975d1015559cd10 Things to Know for Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2eea78c30b774a33ab7a1bc19aad9809Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:03:08 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2eea78c30b774a33ab7a1bc19aad9809Malaysia wants a tribunal for Malaysia Airlines crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d0f456c2f404c5d852cb762a702d786Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:42:54 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Malaysia told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it plans to submit a resolution soon that would establish an international tribunal to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d0f456c2f404c5d852cb762a702d786Could insulin pills prevent diabetes? Big study seeks answerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44073cb215bc45488f74a20743364fa4Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:21:23 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — For nearly a century, insulin has been a life-saving diabetes treatment. Now scientists are testing a tantalizing question: What if pills containing the same medicine patients inject every day could also prevent the disease?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44073cb215bc45488f74a20743364fa4Thousands truckin' to Chicago for final Grateful Dead showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b90df7072c943bfb8e9dd5e602c4f22Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:49:35 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Grateful Dead is ending a run this weekend in Chicago that's gone on so long that one of the city's great repositories of dinosaur bones and other antiquities is displaying some of the band's artifacts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b90df7072c943bfb8e9dd5e602c4f22Shark bites Australian surfer's board a day after attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19102e5764db417d8c682c55eda7cfccFri, 03 Jul 2015 05:43:04 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A shark bit a terrified surfer's board on Friday near the Australian coastal town where another surfer was mauled a day earlier, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19102e5764db417d8c682c55eda7cfcc3 days before pope visit, Ecuador protests aim at presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e531ca77befd4e77a1e31c35dc2d7da2Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:55:10 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Thousands of people turned out for protest marches across Ecuador on Thursday to call for the ouster of President Rafael Correa just three days before a visit by Pope Francis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e531ca77befd4e77a1e31c35dc2d7da2LEADING OFF: Hamilton vs Angels; Kershaw tries to break skidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0308e4988eb4ff299031fbe94bb6980Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:41:19 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0308e4988eb4ff299031fbe94bb6980Colorado camp resort for pot users falls throughhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb06af338234ca59332080e98bc970fFri, 03 Jul 2015 01:38:06 GMTDURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A planned pot-friendly ranch resort in southwest Colorado has been snuffed before it opened. The 170-acre CannaCamp resort touted weed-friendly activities such as hiking and fishing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb06af338234ca59332080e98bc970fAP Interview: Wade chooses to stay with Heathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cdb1d363b85468b9e54041576f4d90cFri, 03 Jul 2015 02:23:31 GMTMIAMI (AP) — After 12 years with the Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade needed a reminder of how much the franchise valued him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cdb1d363b85468b9e54041576f4d90cWife decries police shooting of man, says he had no real gunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9662284539d42588f7368579e74c93aFri, 03 Jul 2015 01:13:48 GMTBROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — The wife of a man killed by police on Thursday said she told authorities there were no real firearms in her home before two officers shot him to death. Prosecutors said the man had pointed a realistic-looking BB gun at the officers before they opened fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9662284539d42588f7368579e74c93aSheriff: Oregon man, suspected in parents' death, kills selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca975d88c66f44758054e283c754bf47Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:40:39 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man accused of murdering his parents and storing their bodies in a freezer has died in a hospital after a suicide attempt in his jail cell, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca975d88c66f44758054e283c754bf47Southwest says it has contract deal with flight attendantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a0ab03a076a46a99405135756a33ef1Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:00:33 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines says it has a tentative contract agreement with the union representing its flight attendants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a0ab03a076a46a99405135756a33ef1Explosion at chemical plant in South Korea kills 6 workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77d78efa722b4243a4f28a50a0b18fa7Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:33:52 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An explosion at a chemical plant in South Korea killed six workers on Friday, fire officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77d78efa722b4243a4f28a50a0b18fa7China says 6.5 quake hits far western region of Xinjianghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce304dcac2174042b05136b85ff3b70dFri, 03 Jul 2015 03:22:57 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A magnitude 6.5 earthquake shook buildings in China's far western region of Xinjiang on Friday, sending people out onto the streets, but there were no immediate reports of casualties from the sparsely populated area surrounding the epicenter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce304dcac2174042b05136b85ff3b70dSheriff's officer: Man accused of killing parents kills selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b120a01a6faf4a39972941c60cdb37cfFri, 03 Jul 2015 05:01:25 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a Springfield, Oregon, man jailed on charges of murdering his parents and storing their bodies in a freezer has died in a hospital after a suicide attempt in his county jail cell.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b120a01a6faf4a39972941c60cdb37cfCash-strapped UN food agency reduces help to Syrian refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb3fc5bcac9c447ebda9083d103df1f3Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:51:53 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The United Nations' food agency is cutting back on assistance to thousands of Syrian refugees after an appeal for a ceasefire to enable Syrians feed themselves went unheeded, World Food Program Executive Director Ertharin Cousin said on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb3fc5bcac9c447ebda9083d103df1f3Lind's RBI single in 11th lifts Brewers over Phillies 8-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93f1f4f6c1f41f7ba3587920d73c10aFri, 03 Jul 2015 02:40:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Adam Lind hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the 11th inning to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 on Thursday night to complete a four-game sweep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93f1f4f6c1f41f7ba3587920d73c10aChina stocks plunge as market rout deepenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45ea1c0663d34b67b0f5296a93bb50a3Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:34:44 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — China's main stock benchmark plunged more than 5 percent Friday as government stabilizing measures failed to reassure panicky investors while other Asian indexes fell ahead of Greece's weekend austerity referendum.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45ea1c0663d34b67b0f5296a93bb50a3Kazmir helps A's blank Mariners 4-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f998545c28146e392665cc174871488Fri, 03 Jul 2015 04:41:36 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Scott Kazmir pitched eight sparkling innings, Marcus Semien homered for the first time in nearly two months, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f998545c28146e392665cc174871488AP PHOTOS: Surfing takes Brazilian kids out of Rio slumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846f3f045c934484bbca1978afab598fFri, 03 Jul 2015 04:00:22 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It's dawn and barefoot boys are hustling down the inclined alleys of Rio de Janeiro slums, surfboards under their arms. They're heading to nearby Sao Conrado and Arpoador beaches, where they catch waves and momentarily leave their impoverished lives behind.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846f3f045c934484bbca1978afab598fDoctor linked to Sen. Menendez released from jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8636f38e8c44563b11777f13945ace6Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:55:28 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida doctor charged with corruption alongside New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez has been released under a bond agreement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8636f38e8c44563b11777f13945ace6Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5031d47c50f34255ad1631c3dc528cbbFri, 03 Jul 2015 01:53:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5031d47c50f34255ad1631c3dc528cbbRed Sox use 8-run first to beat Jays 12-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03e5aca156c64c39897bc26f45a66c9bFri, 03 Jul 2015 03:56:48 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Wade Miley warmed up in the bullpen, then he waited nearly half an hour to take the mound for the bottom of the first inning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03e5aca156c64c39897bc26f45a66c9bRussian unmanned supply ship launched to International Space Stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6384dc13af5f4fec8a179d1c11e862c2Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:06:45 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian unmanned supply ship launched to International Space Station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6384dc13af5f4fec8a179d1c11e862c2Obama's counterterrorism policy facing mounting criticismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53e8883a85b844f1affe95fa290a3e9bFri, 03 Jul 2015 02:58:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — At the CIA's Counterterrorism Center, it was a cause for celebration: Meticulous intelligence analysis backed by Hellfire missiles had paid off, once again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53e8883a85b844f1affe95fa290a3e9bCapsized Philippine ferry death toll rises to 38; 15 missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a334377de3534c649c5e00cc62f646f0Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:40:26 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — MANILA, Philippines (AP) — At least three more bodies have been recovered from a ferry that capsized in choppy waters in the central Philippines, raising the death toll in the accident to 38 with 15 others missing, the coast guard said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a334377de3534c649c5e00cc62f646f0Tiger Woods shoots 4-under 66 at Greenbrier Classichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053c33e7030a4f6f8f4a8844a6c0206cFri, 03 Jul 2015 00:43:21 GMTWHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — For a change, Tiger Woods got off to a good start.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053c33e7030a4f6f8f4a8844a6c0206cWife of Massachusetts man killed by police decries shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e1ede429ca40b29a6f27d57f66d6c5Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:37:35 GMTBROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — The wife of a Massachusetts man killed by police says she told authorities there were no real firearms in her home before two officers shot him to death. Prosecutors say the man had pointed a realistic-looking BB gun at the officers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e1ede429ca40b29a6f27d57f66d6c5Second-place Twins beat AL Central-leading Royals, 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bacd1a8f7d649bba6e79f71a1612c01Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:12:51 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kyle Gibson threw eight innings of four-hit ball, Danny Santana and Eduardo Escobar had RBI triples, and the Minnesota Twins beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 2-0 Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bacd1a8f7d649bba6e79f71a1612c01VA hospital that once treated Civil War veterans could closehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78fd282cd73241169c8b49dade9d5cc4Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:45:39 GMTHOT SPRINGS, S.D. (AP) — Perched atop a bluff in the remote Black Hills, a veterans hospital built of thick blocks of pink sandstone and topped with red-tiled roofs in a Spanish mission style overlooks the tiny town of Hot Springs, South Dakota, and has provided recovering soldiers a bucolic haven for more than a century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78fd282cd73241169c8b49dade9d5cc4Fireworks-filled van explodes on California freewayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c375b10092a3483fae778d98ff84bc96Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:38:24 GMTIVANPAH, Calif. (AP) — Jay Rutherford and his bandmates were mesmerized by the billowing smoke and small "psychedelic explosions" emanating from the van on the side of the freeway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c375b10092a3483fae778d98ff84bc96Rangers score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ad2764bfeb343518090515e8d72c936Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:15:03 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Leonys Martin ended a scoreless duel with an RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Thursday night behind a dominant pitching performance by Yovani Gallardo and three relievers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ad2764bfeb343518090515e8d72c9362 bombings wound 8 people in Colombia's capital, police sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c624c6292c94c9d925229ff6707a082Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:37:29 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Two bombs exploded in different parts of Colombia's capital Thursday, wounding eight people in attacks that appeared aimed at a private pension fund, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c624c6292c94c9d925229ff6707a082Police detain man found in NC mall with rifle, ammunitionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/287314ae00314ed2991155743907101eFri, 03 Jul 2015 01:45:17 GMTFAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say they have detained a man walking through a mall with an assault rifle, a bulletproof vest, and multiple rounds of ammunition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/287314ae00314ed2991155743907101e