FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Jul 2016 01:10:32 -07:00McGirt looking for the rare Ohio sweep, 01 Jul 2016 06:04:46 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — William McGirt won his first PGA Tour event at the Memorial. Two hours up the road in Ohio and one month later, he had a three-shot lead after one round of the Bridgestone Invitational. It's a familiar theme, just a different character.'Active shooter' report at military base was false alarm, 01 Jul 2016 07:23:59 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — A report of an "active shooter" at a military base outside Washington where the presidential plane Air Force One is stationed turned out to be a false alarm, though it locked down the base for more than an hour. Source: DeMar DeRozan staying with Raptors, 01 Jul 2016 06:37:40 GMTDeMar DeRozan turned the biggest year of his career into a very big contract. Madison officer fatally shoots man in home invasion, 01 Jul 2016 06:56:07 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police say an officer fatally shot a man after he emerged from a lake, broke into a home and "aggressed" toward the officer with a pitchfork. Paul Simon doesn't let on if he's the retiring type, 01 Jul 2016 06:06:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If Paul Simon is serious about calling it quits, he didn't let on to a hometown crowd. Millions Jackpot-Largest US Jackpots, 01 Jul 2016 06:31:09 GMTHere's a look at the 10 previous highest U.S. jackpots and the winners' home states: blocks Mississippi law on objections to gay marriage, 01 Jul 2016 07:46:22 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge blocked a Mississippi law on religious objections to same-sex marriage moments before it was set to take effect Friday, ruling it unconstitutionally establishes preferred beliefs and creates unequal treatment for gay people. testing kelp as local fix for acidifying seawater, 01 Jul 2016 07:08:58 GMTHOOD CANAL, Wash. (AP) — Scientist Joth Davis unspooled 150 feet of line holding thousands of tiny spores of kelp into Hood Canal in Washington state, while Brian Allen dove underwater and affixed the line to a buoy. Pakistanis arrested for advocating terrorism, 01 Jul 2016 07:49:10 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested three Pakistani men suspected of promoting terrorism and spreading Islamic extremist propaganda via social media networks., voters near 'revolt' prompt Illinois budget deal, 01 Jul 2016 06:58:48 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — After a year and a half of bickering and unbending demands, Illinois lawmakers were moved to compromise on a stopgap budget by a powerful force: a high-stakes November election and an already-disgusted voting public that one legislative leader described as on the verge of "revolt." have shot at $415 million Mega Millions prize, 01 Jul 2016 06:29:58 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Friday night's Mega Millions drawing will give lottery players a shot at the 10th largest jackpot in U.S. history. verdict due in Cologne mayor stabbing trial, 01 Jul 2016 07:01:26 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A German court is due to deliver its verdict in the trial of a man charged with attempted murder over a knife attack on Cologne's mayor the day before she was elected last year. tames Orioles in Mariners 5-3 victory, 01 Jul 2016 06:50:30 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — For much of the season, the Seattle Mariners were not quite sure what to expect from Taijuan Walker. killed by bear had plenty of backcountry experience, 01 Jul 2016 07:13:59 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana man killed by a bear near Glacier National Park was intimately familiar with both the beauty and the danger of the wild and vast forest that spreads from the shadows of the park's rugged peaks. pitches Giants to win and swings the bat, too, 01 Jul 2016 06:38:55 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner is all for his bat starting rallies that help the San Francisco Giants win. in History, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in History decries demotion on US human trafficking blacklist, 01 Jul 2016 07:03:26 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar called sad and regrettable a move by the United States to place the country on a list of the world's worst human trafficking offenders, while rights groups welcomed it as long overdue. official: Mastermind of Feb "terror attack" killed, 01 Jul 2016 08:05:36 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — As Turkey pressed ahead with an investigation into the triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's busiest airport bombing and track down suspects, its security forces killed the mastermind of an earlier suicide bombing, an official said Friday. Palestinian killed after attempting to stab officer, 01 Jul 2016 07:54:50 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say a Palestinian woman armed with a knife attempted to stab an officer in the West Bank who then opened fire and killed her. keeps Iowa's ban on voting rights for felons in place, 01 Jul 2016 06:20:11 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Democrats and civil rights advocates cringed in recent years as Republican Gov. Terry Branstad again made Iowa one of the hardest states for former criminals seeking to regain their right to vote. OKs Russian whistleblower's bid to compete at Olympics, 01 Jul 2016 07:58:25 GMTMONACO (AP) — Track and field's governing body has approved Russian whistleblower Yulia Stepanova's bid to compete as a neutral athlete in the upcoming European championships and the Olympics at Rio de Janeiro. patrol boat accidently fires anti-ship missile, 01 Jul 2016 07:36:42 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's navy on Friday mistakenly fired a supersonic anti-ship missile, although there were no injuries caused by the mishap, the official Central News Agency reported. to visit Finland amid regional tensions, 01 Jul 2016 07:54:12 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin is slated to arrive in neighboring Finland for a one-day visit amid heightened tensions in the Baltic Sea region. isolated, Britain joins France at WWI centenary event, 01 Jul 2016 07:25:40 GMTTHIEPVAL, France (AP) — One week after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, Prime Minister David Cameron and royal family members will stand side-by-side with France's president to celebrate their historic alliance at the centenary of the deadliest battle of World War I. in the News, 01 Jul 2016 07:10:29 GMT"Our mission is to defend this country, and we don't want barriers unrelated to a person's qualification to serve preventing us from recruiting or retaining the soldier, sailor, airman, or Marine who can best accomplish the mission." — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, upon announcing that transgender people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military. 3 Olympic basketball spots to be determined next week, 01 Jul 2016 06:52:53 GMTSerbia and France are good enough to win men's basketball medals at the Olympics. First, they have to get there. drops out of Hong Kong pro-democracy protest, 01 Jul 2016 07:16:02 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong bookseller who was set to lead the southern Chinese city's annual pro-democracy protest march on Friday has dropped out at the last minute, saying he felt "gravely threatened." OFF: Hammel vs deGrom, Rangers need relief, 01 Jul 2016 06:12:32 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: Up to 1,000 DUI cases affected by breath test error, 01 Jul 2016 06:15:17 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police say their breath test machines have been recalibrated and returned to service after discovering they were improperly calibrated. urges Chinese Communist Party to embrace Marxist roots, 01 Jul 2016 07:40:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping urged the 88-million-strong Communist Party to embrace its Marxist roots on Friday as he delivered an emphatic call for ideological discipline and a vigorous defense of party rule., Venus, Roger, Novak in action on Day 5 at Wimbledon, 01 Jul 2016 06:13:05 GMTLONDON (AP) — Serena Williams and Roger Federer on Centre Court. crash could hurt sentiment on driverless cars, 01 Jul 2016 07:47:00 GMTDETROIT (AP) — It was the crash the auto industry knew was coming but still feared. vs Lochte: Another showdown for swimming greats, 01 Jul 2016 06:09:51 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The rivalry between Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte goes back more than a decade. doesn't work as well as it says: What to do?, 01 Jul 2016 07:02:05 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Something to consider as you head to the beach or pool over the July Fourth weekend: That sunscreen in your bag may not protect your skin as much as you think. US lab worker in Colorado faked test results, 01 Jul 2016 06:34:28 GMTDENVER (AP) — A worker at a federal laboratory in Colorado intentionally manipulated test results for years, possibly tainting research that includes toxic metals in the Everglades, uranium near the Grand Canyon and coal in Afghanistan, investigators say. temple worker hacked to death in Bangladesh, 01 Jul 2016 07:19:27 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A Hindu temple worker was hacked to death in southwest Bangladesh early Friday in the latest attack blamed on radical Islamists, police said. much Brussels in EU, new presidency says after UK exit, 01 Jul 2016 06:24:21 GMTBRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia takes over the European Union's presidency on Friday determined to help reconnect the EU with its citizens and put decision-making back in the hands of Europe's nations as the bloc reels from Britain's vote to leave. approves Olympic eligibility for Russian doping whistleblower Yulia Stepanova, 01 Jul 2016 07:10:08 GMTMONACO (AP) — IAAF approves Olympic eligibility for Russian doping whistleblower Yulia Stepanova. Latest: Tesla crash a harbinger of industry fears, 01 Jul 2016 08:04:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the first reported death of a motorist using self-driving technology. (All times local): driver's death using car's 'Autopilot' probed by NHTSA, 01 Jul 2016 07:34:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A driver so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car "Tessy" and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated "Autopilot" system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode. abortions fell sharply under law Supreme Court voided, 01 Jul 2016 06:26:59 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Abortions in Texas plummeted about 15 percent during the first year after approval of tough restrictions that the U.S. Supreme Court has since struck down — a decline that activists say shows how hard it had become to get an abortion in America's second-largest state. LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failure, 01 Jul 2016 07:28:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after the Supreme Court sent his immigration policy into legal limbo, President Barack Obama huddled around a long conference table in the Roosevelt Room with disappointed activists. The president looked out at familiar faces, some teary. It had been a long and tough fight, Obama said, and he had taken some beatings — even from supporters who "whupped on me good." judge blocks Mississippi religious objections law, 01 Jul 2016 07:06:53 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge blocked a Mississippi law on religious objections to same-sex marriage moments before it was set to take effect Friday, ruling it unconstitutionally establishes preferred beliefs and creates unequal treatment for gay people. ready to rumble: rugby returns to Olympics in Rio, 01 Jul 2016 06:14:04 GMTRugby is returning to the Olympics for the first time in 92 years, bringing the ruck, the maul and the hooker back into the lexicon of the Summer Games. could soon elect 5th prime minister in 3 years, 01 Jul 2016 06:01:09 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australians go to the polls Saturday with the opposition leader vying to become the country's fifth prime minister in three years. Global market turmoil since the Brexit vote, Australia's success in turning back asylum seeker boats, gay marriage, housing prices, corporate tax rates and union corruption have been major issues in the eight-week campaign. last lap? Richards-Ross tries to extend career at trials, 01 Jul 2016 06:10:26 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Reigning Olympic 400-meter champion Sanya Richards-Ross calls them gold-medal moments, when a complete stranger walks up to her and thanks her for a career that's included plenty of celebrations, along with some tears. firefighting plane disappears in Siberia, 01 Jul 2016 07:36:23 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Emergencies Ministry says one of its firefighting planes with a crew of 10 has gone missing in Siberia. shares up as low interest rates buoy investments, 01 Jul 2016 07:01:56 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian shares mostly rose Friday with investments buoyed by low interest rates and recoveries by world markets from losses caused by Britain's vote to leave the European Union a week ago. finds Taiwanese company responsible for fish deaths, 01 Jul 2016 07:35:11 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's government said toxic discharges from a Taiwanese-owned steel plant were responsible for massive fish deaths that have decimated tourism and fishing in four provinces and highlighted the risks of rapid growth in foreign investment. hold annual anti-Israel rallies to mark al-Quds day, 01 Jul 2016 06:31:19 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians are staging anti-Israel rallies across the country, with protesters condemning the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories and chanting "death to Israel."