FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Jul 2015 10:21:31 -07:00Bahamas concerned about US ruling for resort developer, 03 Jul 2015 17:18:54 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — The Bahamas attorney general expressed frustration Thursday with a decision by the developer of a $2.5 billion hotel-and-casino project in Nassau to file for bankruptcy protection in a U.S. court. Portuguese actor suspected of terror plot, 03 Jul 2015 17:09:06 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Portuguese actor says he was detained on suspicion of terrorism after meditating and chanting Buddhist texts aboard a plane at Paris Orly airport. or foul: Rough first month for WNBA officials, 03 Jul 2015 16:15:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Elena Delle Donne was credited with a basket on a shot that never went through the hoop. Maya Moore needed to prevent fellow WNBA star Skylar Diggins from shooting free throws that weren't hers to take. Hague hit by riots after death of man in police custody, 03 Jul 2015 15:57:40 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police conducted mass arrests overnight, detaining about 200 people for ignoring a ban on public assembly in a neighborhood hit by late-night rioting after the death of a man in police custody. voters confused by referendum wording as vote nears, 03 Jul 2015 16:31:21 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek voters facing a momentous vote Sunday that may determine the country's future in Europe can be forgiven for scratching their heads when they read the ballot question that has to be marked with a "yes" or a "no." Nimoy's son makes Spock documentary to honor father, 03 Jul 2015 17:08:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Adam Nimoy has found a way to spend countless hours with his late father Leonard Nimoy: He's creating a documentary for the actor who played Spock on "Star Trek." movement coloring way sports looks at environment, 03 Jul 2015 16:31:11 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Ference was at the beginning of his NHL career when he met Dr. David Suzuki, who hosts a TV show in Canada. The conversation with the award-winning scientist changed the life of the young defenseman. pageant contestant concedes crown after miscount, 03 Jul 2015 16:33:23 GMTWINSLOW, Maine (AP) — A Miss 4th of July pageant winner who got upset when told there was a miscount and she could share the title has decided to concede her crown. seen color photos by Robert Capa in Budapest exhibit, 03 Jul 2015 17:09:52 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Rarely seen color photographs by Robert Capa, the legendary Hungarian photographer best known for his battlefield pictures from the Spanish Civil War and D-Day, are being shown for the first time in Europe at the Budapest institution which bears his name. lift evacuation after Tennessee train derailment, 03 Jul 2015 17:05:01 GMTMARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Thousands of eastern Tennessee residents were returning home Friday after they were evacuated when a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire. Haram kills 11 'traitors' in northeastern Nigerian town, 03 Jul 2015 16:08:42 GMTMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram militants Friday slit the throats of 11 alleged "traitors," witnesses said in the first news of desertions from the Nigerian Islamic extremist group. plane lands in Hawaii after flight from Japan, 03 Jul 2015 16:37:04 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. police probe transport van sign, 03 Jul 2015 16:35:30 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Baltimore are investigating a sign posted inside a police transport van that tells passengers: "Enjoy your ride, cuz we sure will!" known for trying to sneak on planes released from jail, 03 Jul 2015 17:13:52 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A woman who has repeatedly tried to sneak aboard airplanes around the country has been released from the Cook County Jail in Chicago, insisting she's through with her run of stowaway attempts. Latest: Greek pol: 'No' vote means goodbye to the euro, 03 Jul 2015 16:53:27 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): merger mania paints muddied picture for consumers, 03 Jul 2015 17:13:57 GMTMore than a third of the U.S. population has health coverage through an insurer that either wants to make a huge acquisition or is about to be swallowed up in one. Latest: Djokovic signs fan's artificial leg at Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 16:28:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): Djokovic keeps up Wimbledon charge with 3-set win, 03 Jul 2015 16:50:45 GMTLONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic isn't facing much of a test so far in the defense of his Wimbledon title. sued in landmark marriage case reads at gay wedding, 03 Jul 2015 17:10:51 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's health director, whose refusal to list a gay man as the surviving spouse on a death certificate led to last week's landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling, has delivered a Bible reading at a gay wedding. Malpais monument begins bat flight programs, 03 Jul 2015 17:04:50 GMTEL MALPAIS NATIONAL MONUMENT, N.M. (AP) — Officials at El Malpais (Mal-pie-EES) National Monument in western New Mexico say rangers will begin presenting bat flight programs starting Friday. Bicentennial Train heading to state fairgrounds, 03 Jul 2015 17:13:24 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Historical Society's special train car traveling exhibit is moving to the state fairgrounds to help mark Indiana's upcoming bicentennial of statehood. Latest: Greek court says vote on austerity can go ahead, 03 Jul 2015 16:14:58 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): Latest: Clinical Djokovic advances at Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 16:04:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): bites Australian surfer's board a day after attack, 03 Jul 2015 17:14:25 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. court postpones Congo militiaman's trial, 03 Jul 2015 16:07:11 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court says the trial of former Congo militia leader Bosco Ntaganda has been postponed until September to give defense lawyers more time to prepare. camp resort for pot users falls through, 03 Jul 2015 17:15:17 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. 4th visits, spending could set record in New Hampshire, 03 Jul 2015 17:11:32 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Visits and spending are expected to set records for the July 4 holiday period this year in New Hampshire. lighting system to illuminate Statue of Liberty, 03 Jul 2015 17:19:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Lady Liberty is getting some new lights. or no? What Greece's landmark vote might bring, 03 Jul 2015 16:56:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — On his 10-year trip home, the Greek hero Odysseus at one point had to steer his ship and crew between Scylla, a six-headed monster, on one side of a narrow stretch of water and the whirlpool Charybdis on the other.'s John Jay? Scholars urge new look at forgotten founder, 03 Jul 2015 16:55:49 GMTKATONAH, N.Y. (AP) — The inner circle of founders has been set for as long as anyone can remember — Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Hamilton and Madison. identify motel intruder shot by ex-CNN reporter, 03 Jul 2015 17:08:42 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The man fatally shot by a former CNN reporter at an Albuquerque motel had fled parole in Tennessee, police said Thursday. Council of State rejects appeal to cancel referendum, vote will go ahead, 03 Jul 2015 16:06:19 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece: Council of State rejects appeal to cancel referendum, vote will go ahead. says it has contract deal with flight attendants, 03 Jul 2015 17:17:28 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines says it has a tentative contract agreement with the union representing its flight attendants. reaction to scrapping of anti-gay law in Mozambique, 03 Jul 2015 16:14:01 GMTMAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Mozambicans on Friday reacted cautiously to the government's decision to do away with a colonial-era anti-gay law. pairs of underwear stolen from store hit by 4 bra heists, 03 Jul 2015 17:17:07 GMTWILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — First they took the bras. Now they've come back for the panties. likes what he sees of pioneering girl at MLB camp, 03 Jul 2015 17:08:00 GMTPARIS (AP) — Having spent this week coaching her, two-time All-Star Steve Finley says the French 16-year-old making history as the first woman on Major League Baseball's international registration list is "very coachable" and has "good baseball I.Q." Western sanctions fail to split Russian society, 03 Jul 2015 17:17:15 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says the West has sought to split Russian society with economic sanctions but has failed to reach its goal. Latest: No services planned for slain prison escapee, 03 Jul 2015 16:15:41 GMTThe latest on the capture of one convicted murderer from a maximum-security prison and the killing of the other (all times local):'s iconic U.Va. Rotunda amid $53 million face-lift, 03 Jul 2015 16:58:44 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Thomas Jefferson's Rotunda at the University of Virginia is ensnared in a spider's web of scaffolding these days, the focus of a $58.3 million renovation of the World Heritage Site. is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC, 03 Jul 2015 17:16:41 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. Solar-powered airplane lands in Hawaii after record-breaking 5-day flight from Japan, 03 Jul 2015 16:31:37 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — CORRECTS: Solar-powered airplane lands in Hawaii after record-breaking 5-day flight from Japan. (Corrects APNewsAlert to reflect that only one pilot was onboard plane at time of landing ) festival celebrates northern Michigan's cherries, 03 Jul 2015 17:12:39 GMTTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The National Cherry Festival gets underway Saturday in Traverse City, featuring music, aerial acrobatics and plenty of activities celebrating northern Michigan's signature fruit. injured after falling 60 feet at Acadia National Park, 03 Jul 2015 16:56:29 GMTACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine (AP) — Acadia National Park officials say a man has been injured after falling about 60 feet at the Otter Cliffs, a popular climbing area. Latest: Police seek owner of backpack carried by escapee, 03 Jul 2015 16:36:32 GMTThe latest on the capture of one convicted murderer from a maximum-security prison and the killing of the other (all times local): Latest: Greek police, youths clash before Athens rally, 03 Jul 2015 17:07:49 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): law takes the lie out of Ohio's fireworks 'Liar's Law', 03 Jul 2015 16:50:21 GMTDAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio eliminated part of its "Liar's Law" that for years has required residents to make empty promises to take fireworks they bought out of state within 48 hours. stocks drift lower ahead of Greek vote; China plunges, 03 Jul 2015 16:33:53 GMTWorld stock markets mostly drifted lower Friday ahead of Greece's weekend referendum, while China's main stock benchmark plunged as government efforts failed to reassure panicky investors. flight from China makes emergency landing, 03 Jul 2015 17:10:57 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A Bangkok-bound flight operated by a Chinese airline made an emergency landing Friday afternoon after an engine fire warning lit up, China Southern Airlines said. to hear request to halt ocean blasting research plan, 03 Jul 2015 16:58:29 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge will hear arguments this month by fishing groups who want him to shut down a research project that involves blasting the ocean floor off the coast of New Jersey with sound waves.'s largest folk art market to open in Santa Fe, 03 Jul 2015 17:18:15 GMTSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It's more than the world's largest folk art market. It's about keeping traditions alive and helping artisans from developing countries use their skills to start their own businesses.