FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 01 Jul 2016 20:59:28 -07:00The Latest: Richards-Ross struggles in 400 preliminaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f51d2eac42344778035181ea9d30cd9Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:30:06 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f51d2eac42344778035181ea9d30cd9The Latest: Bangladesh forces move to free hostages in Dhakahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f8aa839980d46c4aa43c82073e533ceSat, 02 Jul 2016 02:24:29 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f8aa839980d46c4aa43c82073e533ceHusband surprises wife with 500 roses after chemo treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85343eeee91e40649dfb84c8b3b6163aSat, 02 Jul 2016 01:39:53 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A dozen roses simply weren't enough for a Nebraska man who wanted "to do something special" for his wife to celebrate her last chemotherapy treatment. So, he raised money and surprised her with 500.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85343eeee91e40649dfb84c8b3b6163aBolt has injured hamstring, status for Rio Games in doubthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faa5f9ab1fd5463d9939e12f0d3e5a0dSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:07:42 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Usain Bolt's Olympic quest is in doubt, after the sprint superstar left his country's national championships with a hamstring injury shortly before he was going to run the 100-meter final.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faa5f9ab1fd5463d9939e12f0d3e5a0dNorth Carolina legislators largely leave LGBT law intact but change workplace lawsuit provisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47c082ffb8d456bad371066bb101e11Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:27:39 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina legislators largely leave LGBT law intact but change workplace lawsuit provision.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47c082ffb8d456bad371066bb101e11Police: Madison officer fatally shoots man in home invasionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e67973fcd7a41bbab4544ebb041fa7eSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:20:59 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Madison police officer fatally shot a man after he emerged from a lake, broke into a home and advanced toward the officer with a pitchfork.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e67973fcd7a41bbab4544ebb041fa7eGreg Chalmers leads Barracuda Championship in Renohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cea11d9ffc249128e156ba15b9f5685Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:59:18 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — Greg Chalmers birdied five of his last eight holes Friday to take a two-point lead in the Barracuda Championship, the PGA Tour's only modified Stableford scoring event.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cea11d9ffc249128e156ba15b9f5685The Latest: New central California fire brings evacuationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b58d4eb0f28421f9c8e21690fb78b0eSat, 02 Jul 2016 02:11:33 GMTFORESTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the wildfires burning in the U.S. West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b58d4eb0f28421f9c8e21690fb78b0ePhelps wins latest showdown with Lochte at US swim trialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1fbd114461d4d40adbe66bc9d8143d1Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:25:40 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps won his latest showdown with Ryan Lochte, capturing the 200-meter individual medley at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1fbd114461d4d40adbe66bc9d8143d1China bus falls off expressway after tire bursts, killing 26http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82544f82e1b0466aa88d6f46591402a9Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:37:33 GMTBEIJING (AP) — An overnight sleeper bus in northern China fell off an expressway into a ditch after a tire burst, killing 26 people, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82544f82e1b0466aa88d6f46591402a9Lawmaker: North Carolina LGBT law will largely stay intacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30b176f459634a468cc6cb7e4d9ba4b9Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:52:06 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largely intact Friday by North Carolina lawmakers who chose only to make a minor revision to the wide-ranging legislation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30b176f459634a468cc6cb7e4d9ba4b9Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Fri, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Felix cruises, Sanya says goodbye _ and a Bolt from Jamaicahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/647a87ba7db7439393deb928c7186316Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:48:51 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Allyson Felix ran through the pain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/647a87ba7db7439393deb928c7186316North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58e6508da2a747c28c667c7645193f06Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:31:21 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largely intact Friday by North Carolina lawmakers who chose only to make a minor revision to the wide-ranging measure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58e6508da2a747c28c667c7645193f06Jamaican officials say Bolt withdraws from national meethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e780c142ad84336b490320224186efbSat, 02 Jul 2016 02:17:59 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaican officials say Usain Bolt has withdrawn from his country's National Senior Championships, citing an unspecified injury that casts doubt on whether he will appear at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e780c142ad84336b490320224186efbFelix cruises, and Richards-Ross says goodbyehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea643ea5473e42118592df9254756419Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:18:17 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Allyson Felix blocked out the knifing agony in her right ankle and made her first run at Olympic Trials look like a jog Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea643ea5473e42118592df9254756419Nationals beat Reds 3-2 in 14 innings for 6th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/025a441082e547a6afd556658cb44d14Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:24:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Revere doubled in the winning run with two outs in the 14th inning, and the Washington Nationals outlasted the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/025a441082e547a6afd556658cb44d14Stroke for stroke: Phelps edges Lochte at US swim trialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12b29fdad954476f84f97d279ea80748Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:38:21 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Matching each other stroke for stroke, Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte surged to the wall in almost perfect sync.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12b29fdad954476f84f97d279ea80748The Latest: Katie Ledecky finishes 7th in 100 freestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffb621cc591d43038a98f37a51a51229Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:59:56 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffb621cc591d43038a98f37a51a51229Sole search: Berian shines with Nike lawsuit behind himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa0ba43eb093493dae9dd0f4aa637080Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:56:23 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — It's not so much the logo on the outside of the shoes as the feet on the inside that can carry Boris Berian to the Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa0ba43eb093493dae9dd0f4aa637080Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fda86cd3806a45a787d09a24cbd2f135Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:21:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Basque culture and California music are being celebrated this year at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fda86cd3806a45a787d09a24cbd2f135Orangutan escapes enclosure at Busch Garden Tampahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9222a62ddc254762a6978339ab207b01Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:19:16 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Parts of Busch Gardens Tampa were evacuated and closed off after an orangutan escaped its enclosure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9222a62ddc254762a6978339ab207b012 big explosions heard inside Dhaka restaurant; police official says 5 bodies foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8b38307529e4f9b927475abe7c31435Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:33:03 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — 2 big explosions heard inside Dhaka restaurant; police official says 5 bodies found.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8b38307529e4f9b927475abe7c31435Iranian women push for more open stadiumshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94a955b64c5749cb9e6804c2e327ab46Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:15:59 GMTIranian women report they are being barred from attending a major volleyball tournament featuring the Olympic-bound men's national team, reigniting a debate about whether Iran should be allowed to host international matches.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94a955b64c5749cb9e6804c2e327ab46Gunfire heard as Bangladesh forces move to free hostageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4941e12da15f4e2db48c399dabd18fe7Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:34:54 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Heavy gunfire and explosions rang out Saturday morning as Bangladesh security forces backed by armored vehicles moved to end a 10-hour standoff with heavily armed militants holding dozens of people hostage, including foreigners, after storming an upscale restaurant at the heart of Bangladesh's diplomatic zone. Two police officers were killed and at least 26 people wounded in an earlier gunbattle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4941e12da15f4e2db48c399dabd18fe7Garcia goes 8 innings, Cardinals beat Brewers 7-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33847e020e894750bef156eceb7e1cbfSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:14:55 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday drove in three runs, left-hander Jaime Garcia threw eight solid innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-1 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33847e020e894750bef156eceb7e1cbfDesmond, Dyson lead Rangers past Twins 3-2 in 10 inningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d67f6d99f8142a883fcfe0e2246733cSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:29:16 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ian Desmond homered to lead off the 10th inning for Texas, and Sam Dyson and the Rangers held on for a 3-2 victory Friday night over the Minnesota Twins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d67f6d99f8142a883fcfe0e2246733cThe Latest: Authorities ID man shot by officer in Wisconsinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36eb9b38a89b4664bdd330f05ede8844Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:14:49 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a man who was fatally shot by a police officer in Madison, Wisconsin (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36eb9b38a89b4664bdd330f05ede8844The Latest: Summer Sanders participated in medals ceremonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bfb20856432492f927740f2c6a9f2d1Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:30:35 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bfb20856432492f927740f2c6a9f2d1The Latest: Michael Phelps makes final of 100 butterflyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e9b7b0506e4b2d9a014e0e124966ddSat, 02 Jul 2016 01:34:50 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e9b7b0506e4b2d9a014e0e124966ddAP Source: Kevin Durant meets with Warriorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb0f2bd2d5042cf82029e057aff4b40Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:08:10 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Golden State Warriors want to lure Kevin Durant and put even more offensive firepower on the floor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb0f2bd2d5042cf82029e057aff4b40Fulmer, Tigers romp over Rays 10-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e00ef0dffafb475dbdb8cad48591b9feSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:28:55 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Michael Fulmer continued his historic rookie pitching run for the Detroit Tigers, and Victor Martinez contributed three-run home runs from both sides of the plate in a 10-2 romp over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e00ef0dffafb475dbdb8cad48591b9feAustralians head to the polls in tight election contesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d84eab85eed4c01a0de2c7e565ab629Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:29:01 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — After years of political turmoil, Australians headed to the polls on Saturday with leaders of the nation's major parties each promising to bring stability to a government that has long been mired in chaos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d84eab85eed4c01a0de2c7e565ab629Gomez hits 2-run homer to help Astros over White Sox 5-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d5f7987049d46ffb7aecffd8e634371Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:19:48 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Gomez hit a two-run homer and Mike Fiers and three relievers combined for a shutout to help the surging Houston Astros to a 5-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d5f7987049d46ffb7aecffd8e634371NBA players cash in as big free agency period openshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dca88a9992f446995f4396c8d7e978aSat, 02 Jul 2016 01:08:10 GMTMike Conley and All-Stars Andre Drummond and DeMar DeRozan are staying put. So are Hassan Whiteside and Nicolas Batum.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dca88a9992f446995f4396c8d7e978aThe Latest: 5 bodies found in Dhaka restaurant; 12 rescuedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96b2b8b55e764c018e28d1b173aa4be4Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:41:14 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96b2b8b55e764c018e28d1b173aa4be4Militants take hostages at Bangladesh restaurant; 2 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf0a501fac284634a561b6cc24e99f30Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:58:15 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Heavily armed militants struck at the heart of Bangladesh's diplomatic zone on Friday night, taking dozens of hostages at a restaurant popular with foreigners. Two police officers were killed and at least 26 people wounded in a gunbattle as security forces cordoned off the area and sought to end the standoff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf0a501fac284634a561b6cc24e99f30Goossens scores first MLS goal to lift Chicago past San Josehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faf48fdb1fc544018f01c904538c33e9Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:29:59 GMTBRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — John Goossens scored his first MLS goal in the 58th minute and the Chicago Fire beat the San Jose Earthquakes 1-0 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faf48fdb1fc544018f01c904538c33e9Report: Static electricity caused Hawaii lab explosionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/106f1a177c6e40f59d61220dcc89f137Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:36:05 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A laboratory explosion at the University of Hawaii that resulted in a researcher losing her arm was likely caused by static electricity, according to an independent investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/106f1a177c6e40f59d61220dcc89f137Chanticleers' title brings closure after 2010 disappointmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f023a2e9fe344e8ca54ccabfb94ae46fSat, 02 Jul 2016 02:23:29 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Until this week, Gary Gilmore didn't know if he would ever have as good a Coastal Carolina team as he did in 2010. That 55-win club was the No. 4 national seed for the NCAA Tournament but lost a pair of one-run games to South Carolina in super regionals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f023a2e9fe344e8ca54ccabfb94ae46fAP source: Hawks adding Dwight Howard, keeping Bazemorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cccd033a088947ec85fcc579e6e848daSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:41:22 GMTA person with knowledge of the situation says Dwight Howard has agreed to join the Atlanta Hawks, who also re-signed Kent Bazemore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cccd033a088947ec85fcc579e6e848daThe Latest: North Carolina LGBT law left largely intacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b30b4a7fe85a445f99b8ceff95fa7389Sat, 02 Jul 2016 02:47:40 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a North Carolina law limiting protections for the LGBT community (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b30b4a7fe85a445f99b8ceff95fa7389Wright return from neck surgery likely will be in 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d9e02c772314594add7ffcf410e6148Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:36:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — David Wright walked stiffly from the clubhouse to the corridor outside the Mets batting cage, stood in front of a wall, a large white bandage covering the skin just below his Adam's apple.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d9e02c772314594add7ffcf410e6148Peru: German falls to death posing for photo at Machu Picchuhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a9b1661d4b44f1a970b9bce59183d6dSat, 02 Jul 2016 01:18:48 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — Authorities in Peru say a German tourist plunged to his death in a deep Andean ravine while posing for a photo in an area above the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu that is closed to visitors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a9b1661d4b44f1a970b9bce59183d6dCanada's Henderson and Sweden's Pettersen share leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df03076ef3d043e88e05f384270f9c7cSat, 02 Jul 2016 03:13:00 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Defending champion Brooke Henderson and Sweden's Suzann Pettersen shared the lead at 11-under 133 after Friday's second round of the LPGA Cambia Portland Classic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df03076ef3d043e88e05f384270f9c7cNumbers drawn in $415 million Mega Millions prizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c82e0c329d91424c9164a59e470f9e61Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:28:15 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday night's estimated $415 million Mega Millions lottery drawing are 20-41-42- 45-49, with a Mega Ball of 14.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c82e0c329d91424c9164a59e470f9e61Hellickson, Herrera lead Phillies to 4-3 win over Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0747903a4bc74e15b1a40d7ac87faf54Sat, 02 Jul 2016 03:10:16 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Odubel Herrera put the finishing touches on his All-Star bid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0747903a4bc74e15b1a40d7ac87faf54Gunshots, explosions heard as security force move to end Bangladesh hostage standoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec01edac6f0c4f65abd963c4b425787cSat, 02 Jul 2016 02:17:50 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Gunshots, explosions heard as security force move to end Bangladesh hostage standoff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec01edac6f0c4f65abd963c4b425787cVenezuela ending power rationing after 2 months of cutshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e064d3492d1458fafa635dbf54daf9aSat, 02 Jul 2016 02:26:13 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he is lifting electricity rationing that began more than two months ago because a drought had caused low water levels at the hydroelectric dam that provides most of the country's power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e064d3492d1458fafa635dbf54daf9aThe Latest: Militant website shows photos of alleged victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/505ed95fde124050b08c76574c15dc74Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:31:47 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/505ed95fde124050b08c76574c15dc74