FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:20:07 -07:00A year after Taiwan water park explosion, recovery continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c49fac3e29b44319b4ca6949759b095Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:16:05 GMTMONT VERNON, N.H. (AP) — A year ago and far away from his hometown in New Hampshire, Alex Haas was fighting for his life after suffering burns to over 90 percent of his body at a water park party in Taiwan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c49fac3e29b44319b4ca6949759b095Briles officially out at Baylor after sexual assault scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb265898f99b4476ad9d90d7a0809f49Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:32:43 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against football players which led school regents to suspend the coach "with intent to terminate."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb265898f99b4476ad9d90d7a0809f49Kansas lawmakers pass school funding fix to avert shutdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6064e2ff5874ffdb1cf85e26e4abc8cSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:09:54 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators passed an education funding plan Friday night after top Republicans rewrote it to gain broad, bipartisan support so that it would satisfy a court mandate and end a looming threat that public schools across the state might shut down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6064e2ff5874ffdb1cf85e26e4abc8cCrisis or speed bump? What UK vote means for economy sectorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e99782be3844b7c90cb9e1776cff005Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:08:12 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Britain's vote to leave the European Union adds a heavy dose of uncertainty to a world economy that is still struggling to reach full speed years after the global financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e99782be3844b7c90cb9e1776cff005AP Source: Sabres Kane investigated for harassing 2 womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b713016c251446bc829f4de17c918dd7Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:23:30 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Buffalo police are investigating an allegation that Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane physically harassed two women at a downtown Buffalo bar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b713016c251446bc829f4de17c918dd7Joyce helps Pirates snap Dodgers' 6-game win streak, 8-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615cec1bdbb84d6fa41ba85f4772de74Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:49:18 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — For a change, the Pittsburgh Pirates got to celebrate Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615cec1bdbb84d6fa41ba85f4772de74Taiwan protests after Cambodia deports suspects to Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceb3a4f9a2c74797ba45a067c2b7df46Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:04:06 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Taiwan protested after Cambodia deported 25 Taiwanese internet scam suspects to rival China in the latest snub of the self-ruled island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceb3a4f9a2c74797ba45a067c2b7df46Markets reel as world absorbs shock of UK vote for Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ff9e5be6f8488984e048f0f2cf128bSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:04:40 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ff9e5be6f8488984e048f0f2cf128bNieuwenhuis, Broxton hit HRs; Brewers beat Nationals 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22bd26e4ca6b4111ac56925b3f205832Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:50:17 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Kirk Nieuwenhuis finally got the best of Max Scherzerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22bd26e4ca6b4111ac56925b3f205832Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b3ce79985194c38937666e19412d0d4Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:01:08 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b3ce79985194c38937666e19412d0d4Myers drives in 5, Padres spoil Reds' big day with 13-4 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70758ef9a2b14ae2a83e3c97bbc0078dSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:13:40 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds honored their greatest team, then watched the Padres crank out runs like a machine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70758ef9a2b14ae2a83e3c97bbc0078d23 dead in West Virginia floods; search and rescue continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d03bb1769e6147e2b6c0ac74e4fad516Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:39:44 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As a deluge swamped southeast West Virginia — a disaster that killed at least 23 people — Ronnie Scott's wife called him and told him their house was filling up with water. She fled to the attic with two dogs and a cat and waited. She smelled natural gas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d03bb1769e6147e2b6c0ac74e4fad516Workplace retaliation suit against Tammy Duckworth settledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a9b53d1bf04a3ba8dc74437eeccd20Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:34:12 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A settlement in the workplace retaliation lawsuit against U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth concluded Friday with an agreement that no law was violated, removing an obstacle in her bid to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in one of November's most competitive Senate races.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a9b53d1bf04a3ba8dc74437eeccd20Mississippi authorities: 2nd of 2 escaped prisoners caughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fb431bdb054018a05fe000ab0283cbSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:50:06 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi authorities say they have captured the second of two murder suspects who had previously escaped from a detention center in Raymond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fb431bdb054018a05fe000ab0283cbSimone Biles on top again at US gymnastics championshipshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa141251a13b4e318daa7c586d1aa32bSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:38:02 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — When U.S. women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi met with Simone Biles to map out the three-time world gymnastics champion's schedule, one designed to keep Biles fresh heading into the Olympics, it was the equivalent of pulling up to an intersection in a Ferrari and letting it idle when the light turned green.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa141251a13b4e318daa7c586d1aa32bRed Sox rally with 4 runs in 9th for 8-7 win over Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/187c9b02089e403d85594e8359bb74c5Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:18:59 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning and Dustin Pedroia scored the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch as the Boston Red Sox rallied for an 8-7 win over the Texas Rangers on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/187c9b02089e403d85594e8359bb74c5Elderly couple dead, 80 homes burn in California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d3adecf28274d5793fcdc992f9270a0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:15:16 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A vast and voracious wildfire that has burned at least 80 homes in central California killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d3adecf28274d5793fcdc992f9270a02 die in California wildfire that left little time to fleehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc5cf8f837b547acb392fbc527210758Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:22:45 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A deadly wildfire that roared through dry brush and trees in the mountains of central California gave residents little time to flee as flames burned dozens of homes to the ground, propane tanks exploded, and smoke obscured the path to safety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc5cf8f837b547acb392fbc527210758Betances, Miller, Chapman perfect again, Yanks top Twins 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65a15ebc6d724f9aa98e506ba3cdd991Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:40:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman reared back and fired strike after strike at the Minnesota Twins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65a15ebc6d724f9aa98e506ba3cdd991The Latest: State agency updates flooding death toll to 23http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a20ac82a16c4f4bb4e37b929813ae2fSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:37:55 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a20ac82a16c4f4bb4e37b929813ae2fYoung Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never knownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c5f221ac794ffb9183d2eb0721f07cSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:03:44 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Carlos Ordonez has no idea what peace looks like since his town has been under constant threat from rebels for as long as he remembers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c5f221ac794ffb9183d2eb0721f07cSaudi police officer killed in kingdom's Shiite easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e282127be8e74747a9a36a463405b629Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:30:59 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Authorities in Saudi Arabia say a police officer working on a traffic patrol has been shot dead in the kingdom's predominantly Shiite east amid continued unrest in neighboring Bahrain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e282127be8e74747a9a36a463405b629China to regulate search results following man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2aea2f6b1ddf44e890dcbcfabde89161Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:00:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China issued new regulations on Saturday demanding search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally-ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2aea2f6b1ddf44e890dcbcfabde89161Judge dismisses theater shooting lawsuits against Cinemarkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc01cbaf94f14569a3366adf06d8dd66Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:55:20 GMTAURORA, Colo. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday dismissed a consolidated group of lawsuits brought against the owner of the Colorado movie theater where a gunman killed 12 people and wounded 70 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc01cbaf94f14569a3366adf06d8dd66Texas mother fatally shoots 2 daughters; police kill herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ea2fdb1a4d74922829505840ad8dbc0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:31:05 GMTFULSHEAR, Texas (AP) — Police say a Houston-area woman fatally shot her two adult daughters before officers shot and killed her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ea2fdb1a4d74922829505840ad8dbc0Kipnis triples twice, Indians beat Tigers 7-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f66d9d2f5e4b60a626543c79b95ef1Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:20:10 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Cleveland Indians keep finding new ways to beat the Detroit Tigers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f66d9d2f5e4b60a626543c79b95ef1Pope prays at Armenia memorial after denouncing 'genocide'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e1df793292f4ec49282d3cb8353eb57Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:37:50 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Pope Francis heads to Armenia's genocide memorial for a prayer service, fresh from his ad-libbed declaration that the Ottoman-era massacre of Armenians a century ago was a planned "genocide."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e1df793292f4ec49282d3cb8353eb57Beckwith goes distance again, Coastal Carolina tops TCU 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88628d5799b04d0e99eec03ada0aaa6aSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:59:00 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Coastal Carolina's Andrew Beckwith wasn't going to volunteer to come out of Friday night's game against TCU, and coach Gary Gilmore certainly wasn't going to force him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88628d5799b04d0e99eec03ada0aaa6aThe Latest: Workplace lawsuit against Duckworth settledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22858b1f76be426f9205700e4396e30bSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:18:02 GMTJONESBORO, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on a settlement of a workplace retaliation lawsuit filed against U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois(all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22858b1f76be426f9205700e4396e30bCabrera, Frazier lead White Sox to 3-2 win over Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92528a4868c48e2a67c167dccd649a2Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:57:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Called on to protect a one-run lead for the Chicago White Sox in the ninth inning, David Robertson sure made things interesting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92528a4868c48e2a67c167dccd649a2Police charge mother of 4-year-old shot in Philadelphia homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b5e5247f5346709b5f4a663c0707f0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:10:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police have charged the mother of a 4-year-old girl who died after being shot with third-degree murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06b5e5247f5346709b5f4a663c0707f0Helped by 3 errors, Yanks beat Twins 5-3 to get back to .500http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7adc6fd92e674ea695107eb4260efba5Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:17:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman combined for three innings of perfect relief for the second straight game, Rob Refsnyder hit a tiebreaking single and the New York Yankees took advantage of three errors to rally past the Minnesota Twins 5-3 Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7adc6fd92e674ea695107eb4260efba5A look at what's next in the Colombian peace processhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48acfc19f41b43d0b1e0d040a1a0fbb3Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:02:22 GMTA cease-fire and disarmament agreement between Colombia's government and the country's biggest leftist rebel group has put the South American nation on the threshold of ending a five-decade war. Here are some of the remaining hurdles:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48acfc19f41b43d0b1e0d040a1a0fbb3Jones, Machado HRs help Orioles beat skidding Rays 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d6788d6a22d45f0aa16059c89742853Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:26:07 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The gap between the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles and the last-place Tampa Bay Rays keeps getting wider.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d6788d6a22d45f0aa16059c89742853Mets survive Matz's meltdown, hold off Braves 8-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d2ba6a7dd714c5e809bc5e8abe23c32Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:52:33 GMTATLANTA (AP) — James Loney hit a three-run homer, Travis d'Arnaud drove in three runs and the New York Mets survived Atlanta's six-run fifth inning to beat the Braves 8-6 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d2ba6a7dd714c5e809bc5e8abe23c32Springer hits slam as Astros pound Royals, Volquez 13-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7d10e000e114a1da1373896bd8ef1b0Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:30:41 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — George Springer hit a grand slam and a triple in Houston's nine-run first inning against Edinson Volquez, and the Astros routed the Kansas City Royals 13-4 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7d10e000e114a1da1373896bd8ef1b0Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay cleanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/768cbd80a07e4677aebe5c6e09252c0aSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:08:18 GMTDALLAS (AP) — An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more than $1,000 at a drug paraphernalia store just 15 hours after he was involved in a hit-and-run crash, according to a lengthy text message accidentally sent to The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/768cbd80a07e4677aebe5c6e09252c0aDemocrats reject platform proposal opposing trade dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd98c12c0f79414f8c2c0d24cf97b1f8Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:05:04 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Democrats on Friday voted down an amendment to the party's platform that would have opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, avoiding an awkward scenario that would have put its statement of values at odds with President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd98c12c0f79414f8c2c0d24cf97b1f8Obama tells Democratic donors 'it's up to you' on gun lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47170f46e4ab4f6ebe3e65e5c0b081cdSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:08:59 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — President Barack Obama has told Democratic donors in Washington state that "it's up to you" after the failure to move ahead with gun legislation in the wake of the Orlando shootings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47170f46e4ab4f6ebe3e65e5c0b081cdThe Latest: Delegate files suit to avoid voting for Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098676658d194ca48485a2254e8b285cSat, 25 Jun 2016 03:01:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098676658d194ca48485a2254e8b285cMichael Herr, author of the Vietnam-era 'Dispatches,' dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ea741a4c80341bbbd8eac573da5ba89Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:08:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Michael Herr, whose visceral nonfiction novel "Dispatches" exposed the ravages of the Vietnam War in the 1970s, has died after a long illness. He was 76.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ea741a4c80341bbbd8eac573da5ba89Pro-EU Scots, Northern Irish eye UK escape after Brexit votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23a2caa598744b6caf652151a2e2e434Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:12:54 GMTEDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — The United Kingdom's stunning vote to depart the European Union could end in the breakup of the U.K. itself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23a2caa598744b6caf652151a2e2e434Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns followhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f12da90456048bfadf996b86c371bf7Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:19:59 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-born center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f12da90456048bfadf996b86c371bf7Allyson Felix eyeing a shot at 2 Olympic goldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70fe2e395acb4a208bd342bfb3dca04aSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:45:38 GMTThey juggled the Olympic schedule for Michael Johnson and he delivered double gold at the Atlanta Games 20 years ago. Now the IAAF and IOC have done the same for Allyson Felix as she seeks the chance to go for the same elusive track-and-field double.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70fe2e395acb4a208bd342bfb3dca04aAPNewsBreak: Experts demand more effort to save coral reefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ac6c1bc9e943a188c551facf48316fSat, 25 Jun 2016 02:59:49 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — As the largest international gathering of coral reef experts comes to a close, scientists and policy makers are moving ahead with plans for action to save the world's reefs, which are being rapidly damaged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ac6c1bc9e943a188c551facf48316fMaryland authorities say 3 killed, 2 hurt following shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25c0411c4e9547fb9be8051770630b6fSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:19:58 GMTDISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Maryland authorities say three people have been killed and two others wounded in a shooting in District Heights.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25c0411c4e9547fb9be8051770630b6fIndyCar Texas race will resume without Daly, Newgardenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b4210dbcbc4fb88bb079b5d4b51253Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:56:53 GMTELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Conor Daly and Josef Newgarden will not be allowed to participate in the Aug. 27 resumption of the rain-delayed IndyCar Series race in Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b4210dbcbc4fb88bb079b5d4b51253Report: Lead levels higher in Flint kids after water switchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19f373afe9c744ac899819861c320f09Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:12:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Flint children under the age of 6 had significantly higher blood-lead levels after the city switched its water source in 2014 to save money, according to a report released Friday by U.S. disease experts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19f373afe9c744ac899819861c320f09Crowds, tight security expected for Cincinnati pride paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdbb9dd109554526b233a99f502defdfSat, 25 Jun 2016 04:38:06 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Organizers expect big crowds and authorities plan tight security for Cincinnati's parade and festival events celebrating Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdbb9dd109554526b233a99f502defdfContreras helps Cubs end 4-game skid by beating Marlins 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bbaa54abb294f52afc18a11be2601b2Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:49:03 GMTMIAMI (AP) — One week into his major league career, Chicago Cubs super-sub Willson Contreras says he's simply trying to contribute and enjoy himself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bbaa54abb294f52afc18a11be2601b2