FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:33:59 -07:00The Latest: Oprah Winfrey to appear at Essence Festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dd57ada71b24333a52df19590a329d7Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:52:52 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the annual Essence Festival held over the July 4th holiday in New Orleans (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dd57ada71b24333a52df19590a329d7US ambassador: Carry out NKorea sanctions aggressivelyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6af205325044d2e8f877ecec40a6373Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:56:46 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Countries need to step up enforcement of sanctions slapped on North Korea in March over ballistic missile tests aimed at furthering the Asian nation's nuclear ambitions, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6af205325044d2e8f877ecec40a6373Amid crisis, support grows for Puerto Rico statehoodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc168d23ecba467183030606ea3407c9Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:21:48 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Porfirio Guerrero has grown increasingly frustrated as a decade-long recession has sapped business from his tailor shop in the Puerto Rican capital. He now feels the only way for the island to recover is to become a full-fledged part of the United States, a sentiment that is gaining force in the territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc168d23ecba467183030606ea3407c9Google serves a 'Nougat' to fans of its Android softwarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5aa6ab2ed5e45f6b6eed26ce43818cdThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:56:09 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google is serving a new morsel for fans of its Android software: The next version has been dubbed "Nougat," extending Google's tradition of nicknaming each overhaul of Android after a sweet food.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5aa6ab2ed5e45f6b6eed26ce43818cdLions Gate to buy cable channel Starz in $4.4 billion dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe4cb475030d4be0864a404f10cc8181Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:32:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Film and TV studio Lions Gate is buying cable channel operator Starz in a deal worth $4.4 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe4cb475030d4be0864a404f10cc8181Government urges owners of old Hondas to get air bags fixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85b9520d05e04b94bfc8829551aee7d0Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:36:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is urging owners of 313,000 older Hondas and Acuras to stop driving them and get them repaired after new tests found that their Takata air bag inflators are extremely dangerous.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85b9520d05e04b94bfc8829551aee7d0Iconic Nashville soda shop hosts new USPS stamps launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4088643d70a43dbb2feae7a9120d12aThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:58:07 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The future seemed grim five years ago for a Nashville soda shop that has been serving up ice cream since the Great Depression. Faced with a rent increase, the Elliston Place Soda Shop hung a sign on the door: It would be closing for good.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4088643d70a43dbb2feae7a9120d12aPalestinian kills Israeli girl, 13, sleeping in her bedroomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ffaa4d253e4f41a930ea31c79e58e9Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:21:14 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian youth sneaked into a fortified Jewish settlement in the West Bank on Thursday, broke into a home and stabbed to death a 13-year-old Israeli-American girl as she slept in bed before frantic security guards arrived and killed him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ffaa4d253e4f41a930ea31c79e58e9Mexico's central bank raises key interest ratehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85bdb5e1172642b197e83891b96dae5dThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:20:05 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank has raised a key interest rate by half a percentage point as it tries to bolster the peso and avoid inflation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85bdb5e1172642b197e83891b96dae5dKey report: Israel, Palestinians must tackle peace barriershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e309590b7724629899bc6404eddbe78Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:43:51 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Seeking to revive Mideast peace negotiations, international mediators will call on Israel to urgently reverse settlement expansion, the Palestinian Authority to assert control over Gaza, and demand an end to "violence, terrorism and incitement," the U.N.'s Mideast envoy said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e309590b7724629899bc6404eddbe78Lawmakers consider boosting funds to defend LGBT rights lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5a730aa2483448894904b0ce64a3abeThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:58:40 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers took steps Thursday to set aside a half-million dollars for the legal defense of a law limiting protections for LGBT people as a judge sought to streamline a cluster of lawsuits it has inspired.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5a730aa2483448894904b0ce64a3abeToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Fri, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Liberia takes over security from UN; 1st time in 13 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e658983540fc4d12967b3fa727ec78c9Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:03:13 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Liberia is assuming responsibility for its security for the first time since civil war ended in the West African country 13 years ago, a move welcomed by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e658983540fc4d12967b3fa727ec78c9Logs show Pulse victims begged for help as bodies went numbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7accf2613a6b4369a5d478f8550503e3Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:03:47 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Newly released emergency call logs show that victims of the Pulse shooting in Orlando pleaded with sheriff's deputies and dispatchers to save them as they described losing their breath and feeling their bodies go numb from their wounds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7accf2613a6b4369a5d478f8550503e3Documents filed by some Prince claimants to become publichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef5ce52ffd954fddbad080e7927c3ca6Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:53:09 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge overseeing the legal proceedings about Prince's estate will allow documents filed by some claimants to become public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef5ce52ffd954fddbad080e7927c3ca6Brad Paisley: West Virginia floods shocking, heartbreakinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab064850d8f7475e9b5f2665232b04d9Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:37:27 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Brad Paisley said he's shocked and heartbroken by the destruction from deadly flooding in his home state of West Virginia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab064850d8f7475e9b5f2665232b04d9Istanbul airport attack victims mourned, honored, praisedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c4585dbe914a4da709212e9d01814cThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:26:31 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — An adoring father of his four "princesses." A weeping bride-to-be, bent over her fiance's coffin. Two women looking forward to a few days' vacation with their husbands and their infant children. Victims of Tuesday night's attack at Istanbul's main airport have left behind mourning friends and relatives who are now struggling to deal with their loss. Here are some of their stories:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c4585dbe914a4da709212e9d01814cHershey says board unanimously rejects Mondelez takeover bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd618e700e840f485779276683c5d1aThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:44:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hershey says its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez and that the offer provided "no basis for further discussion."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd618e700e840f485779276683c5d1aThe Latest: Symmonds has ankle injury, will skip track trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f53f88d1e3984153bf0715957ec9e280Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:41:02 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f53f88d1e3984153bf0715957ec9e280Contractor will testify in lawsuit over fatal Christmas firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0fd872dd00a490da34ce864d51054beThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:25:49 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A contractor who initially took the blame for accidentally starting a fire in Connecticut that killed his girlfriend's three children and her parents on Christmas morning in 2011 will testify in a wrongful-death lawsuit and turn over documents, his lawyer said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0fd872dd00a490da34ce864d51054beQueen marks deadly Somme centenary at Westminster Abbeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fedc673b1064401eb5d65abd47019a3fThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:02:02 GMTLONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is attending a service at Westminster Abbey on the eve of the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, one of the deadliest chapters of World War I.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fedc673b1064401eb5d65abd47019a3fUS stock indexes extend rally to a 3rd dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc2a376d5db4a09beb8e53d718edf2dThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:29:01 GMTCompanies that make packaged foods and other consumer goods led a broad rise in U.S. stocks Thursday afternoon, extending a rally into a third day. Investors also continued to drive U.S. bond prices higher, a sign that some traders remain cautious about the possible ramifications of Britain's vote to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc2a376d5db4a09beb8e53d718edf2dEgypt marks new holiday amid violence in Sinai, near Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb7c6ed752164c70a2d7c3a0ab06073aThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:11:45 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt celebrated the army's 2013 overthrow of an Islamist president with a new national holiday on Thursday, a day that also saw a series of deadly militant attacks in Sinai and clashes with smugglers near the nation's porous border with Libya.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb7c6ed752164c70a2d7c3a0ab06073aNew York architects to design Obama library in Chicagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d827b304275f44d1aa72423821406e95Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:27:22 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Barack Obama's presidential library on Chicago's South side will be designed by a New York architectural firm that designed the David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d827b304275f44d1aa72423821406e95The Latest: Good Samaritan tried to help slain womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4d32f7279a742659481d5056b3cc6a1Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:32:34 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on a murder-suicide that left a Las Vegas family of five dead (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4d32f7279a742659481d5056b3cc6a1The Latest: Radwanska saves 3 match points at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3874196c4e14a38a6b49805a6ab3f5eThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:55:04 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3874196c4e14a38a6b49805a6ab3f5eBystander tries to save woman from husband who killed 3 kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdd669e8b0bd4f22aaed5880600a61f9Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:22:43 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A good Samaritan could not save a Las Vegas woman screaming for help as her gun-wielding husband chased her from their home to two drug store parking lots in a chaotic murder-suicide that left a family of five dead, authorities said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdd669e8b0bd4f22aaed5880600a61f9The Latest: Senate president troubled by abortion rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/975f7f2f9be240db86a4c904771bc0d2Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:17:12 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on a judge blocking Indiana's law banning abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/975f7f2f9be240db86a4c904771bc0d2The Latest: Lewandowski scores for Poland against Portugalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b82ca4ec46148c595a0474e10f8d9a3Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:09:20 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b82ca4ec46148c595a0474e10f8d9a3Lawyers ask judge to halt execution for Georgia inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/812341d43c354513a0f8227cf9dd9e9fThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:27:20 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Lawyers for a Georgia inmate with an execution date looming are asking a judge to let a jury determine whether the man is ineligible for execution because of intellectual disability.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/812341d43c354513a0f8227cf9dd9e9fAl Gore's daughter among 23 arrested in pipeline protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae797da60f849bba84ab597bc4a26e1Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:53:33 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore's daughter was among 23 people arrested during a protest of a pipeline under construction, organizers say.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae797da60f849bba84ab597bc4a26e1Rad return: Crystal Pepsi coming back to shelves for summerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8417129005384dd38cb6272bcbad2c42Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:39:11 GMTPURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — PepsiCo is bringing back the 1990s this summer with an eight-week release of Crystal Pepsi, one of the iconic beverages of that decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8417129005384dd38cb6272bcbad2c42Wildlife officials hunt for bear that killed mountain-bikerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8723e643f3194319a99de07de4efc081Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:23:07 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife officials set traps, installed wilderness cameras and scouted the woods by helicopter Thursday for the bear that attacked and killed a U.S. Forest Service employee as he rode a mountain bike along a trail outside Glacier National Park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8723e643f3194319a99de07de4efc081Journey to Jupiter: NASA spacecraft nears planet rendezvoushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/815e10b557394536894d954107e4a8f0Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:07:37 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jupiter takes center stage with the arrival next week of a NASA spacecraft built to peek through its thick, swirling clouds and map the planet from the inside out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/815e10b557394536894d954107e4a8f0Judge: Indiana must list both moms for children of lesbianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb760e6f8dc24c6ab7af864c3e9cd0caThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:03:20 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has ordered Indiana to list both spouses in lesbian marriages as parents on their children's birth certificates and end what she calls its "discriminatory" practice of listing only the birth mother.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb760e6f8dc24c6ab7af864c3e9cd0caA look at wildfires burning across the US Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d734797b03964cbdb9d236326ffeb74cThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:06:36 GMTA look at wildfires burning in the West and the aftermath of earlier blazes:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d734797b03964cbdb9d236326ffeb74cThe Latest: Michael Phelps celebrates 31st birthday in poolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb80c32022d043598fb66a2b61626eb2Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:57:19 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb80c32022d043598fb66a2b61626eb2The Latest: Pence foe calls Indiana abortion law misguidedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8354123d4a8f4071acc5391e0a184d95Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:59:13 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on a judge blocking Indiana's law banning abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8354123d4a8f4071acc5391e0a184d95Border agency clears employees in 4 shooting incidentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f45171629f4fc69fb6ad912d34304bThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:24:27 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection found that employees acted properly when they fired guns in four incidents dating back to 2012 — including two that left two people dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f45171629f4fc69fb6ad912d34304bPolice: Teen who killed superintendent with car was on phonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad1b95270ba24e238a85fb2f79a9ca48Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:58:52 GMTROBBINSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey high school student was talking on her cellphone while driving when she struck and killed her school district's superintendent when he was jogging.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad1b95270ba24e238a85fb2f79a9ca48Suicide by job: Farmers, lumberjacks, fisherman top listhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ea948d2f3a041e089e5e4b3124f690cThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:01:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Farmers, lumberjacks and fishermen kill themselves most often, according to a large new study of workers in the U.S. that showed enormous differences of suicide rates across jobs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ea948d2f3a041e089e5e4b3124f690cWomen's basketball team continues to honor Olympic pioneershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f425685a1d254fecbba0b3a7ca225d79Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:27:36 GMTWhen USA Basketball hands out jerseys to members of its national women's basketball team before they attempt to win a sixth straight Olympic gold medal at the Rio Games, it will also provide them with a history lesson.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f425685a1d254fecbba0b3a7ca225d79OBAMA LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a610400e46443299f0afd01bcee115dThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:32:10 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."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a610400e46443299f0afd01bcee115dThe Latest: Vegas family had recent domestic violence callhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65325dc7e0e24313a2a5fc1f38f37963Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:28:54 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on a murder-suicide that left a Las Vegas family of five dead (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65325dc7e0e24313a2a5fc1f38f37963Police captain's son indicted on terror charges in bomb plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7da5e0d5939f4483a3db53f0f1ad1689Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:09:32 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A Boston police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus in support of the Islamic State group has been indicted on terrorism charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7da5e0d5939f4483a3db53f0f1ad1689Canada task force to study marijuana legalizationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bf44c4ead094718a5efc62f1b742e3bThu, 30 Jun 2016 19:07:24 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada is launching a task force to study the regulation of recreational marijuana ahead of a legalization measure the government plans to send to parliament in the Spring of 2017.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bf44c4ead094718a5efc62f1b742e3bLochte, Phelps set up lone showdown at US Olympic trialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e510b98ad18e453594e575bec6ab0f49Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:34:38 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Longtime rivals Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps set up their lone showdown at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials by qualifying first and second in the 200-meter individual medley Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e510b98ad18e453594e575bec6ab0f49Trucker accused of keeping sex slaves in semi pleads guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1044f277c6c48e29fe6208fd0fb586cThu, 30 Jun 2016 18:53:17 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah trucker accused of keeping women as sex slaves in his semi-trailer as he drove across the country struck a plea deal with federal prosecutors Thursday, days before his trial was set to begin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1044f277c6c48e29fe6208fd0fb586cPentagon ends ban on transgender troops in militaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf98a46d193641d29779d1cd12dd3bc2Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:06:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Transgender people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, the Pentagon announced Thursday, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf98a46d193641d29779d1cd12dd3bc2Hershey says its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez and that it provided "no basis for further discussion."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd018b85e52f43be80fd209929e51731Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:28:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hershey says its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez and that it provided "no basis for further discussion."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd018b85e52f43be80fd209929e51731