FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Jul 2015 08:20:18 -07:00NATO proclaims 'strong solidarity' with Turkey against IS, 28 Jul 2015 14:45:43 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO proclaimed its "strong solidarity" with Turkey following a rare emergency meeting Tuesday in which members also urged the country not to use excessive force in its fight against extremists, a NATO official said. Latest: GOP lawmaker says Iran nuclear deal falls short, 28 Jul 2015 14:17:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest developments on Obama administration officials' testimony Tuesday before Congress on the Iran nuclear deal (all times local EDT): consumer confidence falls in July on worries about future, 28 Jul 2015 14:11:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Conference Board says its index of consumer confidence dropped this month on worries about the future. killed in 2 small plane crashes in Wisconsin, Minnesota, 28 Jul 2015 15:03:49 GMTTwo small planes crashed within hours of one another in western Wisconsin and southwestern Minnesota, killing all seven people who were onboard the aircrafts, authorities said Tuesday. higher, livestock higher, 28 Jul 2015 14:42:32 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. worry about arms race in artificial intelligence, 28 Jul 2015 14:31:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — Scientists and tech experts — including professor Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak — warned Tuesday of a global arms race with weapons using artificial intelligence. Sources: Michel Platini will run for FIFA president, 28 Jul 2015 14:47:03 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Michel Platini will run for FIFA president and plans to announce his intentions this week. court overturns will of mother who had disinherited child, 28 Jul 2015 15:07:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Court of Appeal has overturned the will of a mother who had chosen to give her estate to animal charities rather than her only child. refreshes Android phones, offers better cameras, 28 Jul 2015 14:25:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Motorola is refreshing its Android smartphones with better cameras and other improvements as it seeks to lure customers who want lower-cost alternatives to leading smartphones from Apple and Samsung. Co-pilot of spaceship unlocked braking system early, 28 Jul 2015 14:58:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety investigators say the crash of a Virgin Galactic spaceship last year was caused by a catastrophic structural failure triggered when the co-pilot unlocked the craft's braking system early. court rules in favor of far right's Jean-Marie Le Pen, 28 Jul 2015 14:20:55 GMTPARIS (AP) — A French appeal court has confirmed the cancellation of a mail-in vote organized by far-right leader Marine Le Pen to try to end her father's influence on their National Front party. African-American history and more in Harlem, 28 Jul 2015 14:28:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Decades of African-American history have made Harlem one of America's most famous neighborhoods. It's also an essential destination for visitors to New York, offering art, architecture, restaurants, shopping and more.'s free Windows 10 giveaway: What that means, 28 Jul 2015 14:41:03 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in PC software hopes that giving the upgrade away for free will help it carve out a new role in a world where people increasingly rely on smartphones, tablets and information stored online. Latest: Saudi King voices support for Turkey's actions, 28 Jul 2015 14:32:12 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local): Latest: Syrian militants: Turkish-US deal helps beat IS, 28 Jul 2015 14:38:28 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local): prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers, 28 Jul 2015 14:57:56 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A northern New York prison worker pleaded guilty Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run. tops Street 2Q forecasts despite lower sales, profit, 28 Jul 2015 14:13:01 GMTMerck & Co.'s second-quarter profit plunged by two-thirds, hammered by the sale of its consumer business, unfavorable currency exchange rates, lower sales of some key drugs and hefty one-time charges. 2 to appear in court for killing Cecil the lion, 28 Jul 2015 14:50:55 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — An American allegedly paid $50,000 to kill a well-known, protected lion named Cecil, Zimbabwean conservationists said, as authorities on Tuesday said two Zimbabwean men will appear in court for allegedly helping with the hunt. Gruden worries about present and future of youth sports, 28 Jul 2015 14:52:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Jon Gruden looks at the present and predicted future of youth sports. It makes him cringe. San Francisco-Soda Warning story, 28 Jul 2015 14:30:46 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story July 26 about a lawsuit against San Francisco by the American Beverage Association, The Associated Press reported erroneously where the city's health warning labels would be posted. The labels are to be placed on advertisements for certain sugary drinks, not on the beverages. year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba, 28 Jul 2015 15:06:16 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation and incomplete venues. moves to protect cheese from both sides of divided Cyprus, 28 Jul 2015 14:11:32 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Tuesday moved to recognize halloumi, or hellim in Turkish, as a protected cheese from both sides of the Greek-Turkish divided island of Cyprus and lauded it as a symbolic step toward further reunification. allegations in motions by Sen. Menendez and friend, 28 Jul 2015 15:07:11 GMTU.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and co-defendant Salomon Melgen want a judge to dismiss the 22- count against them unsealed in April. The government will file its responses to the defendants' motions next month. PM axes deputy, attorney general amid fund scandal, 28 Jul 2015 15:01:41 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, stung by allegations that he received some $700 million in government money, on Tuesday fired the attorney general who had been investigating him and a deputy who has been among his most prominent critics. bid faces same old questions ahead of 2022 IOC vote, 28 Jul 2015 14:51:45 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two of China's most storied winter Olympic athletes faced tough questions about Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Games — namely about air pollution and a lack of snow. ever giant panda celebrates with bamboo, veggie cake, 28 Jul 2015 14:25:42 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday. Iran may take own samples at alleged nuclear site, 28 Jul 2015 14:15:44 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Iran wants its own officials to take soil samples at a site where it is alleged to have experimented with ways to detonate a nuclear weapon, and the U.N. agency probing the suspicions may agree provided it is allowed to monitor the process, two officials told The Associated Press Tuesday. consumer confidence falls to lowest level since September, 28 Jul 2015 15:07:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence fell this month to the lowest level since September. Consumers are worried about the job market and rattled by events in Greece and China. of decapitated woman says she feels sorry for suspect, 28 Jul 2015 14:57:45 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix woman says she feels sorry for the man suspected of decapitating her daughter, saying he has a long history of mental illness and will be devastated when he realizes what he has done. York prison worker pleads guilty to helping 2 convicted killers in their elaborate escape., 28 Jul 2015 14:49:12 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — New York prison worker pleads guilty to helping 2 convicted killers in their elaborate escape. Washington University drops SAT, ACT requirement, 28 Jul 2015 14:34:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — George Washington University will no longer require that students submit their ACT or SAT scores for most freshman admissions. forces besiege rebel-held base in Yemen, 28 Jul 2015 14:47:10 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government fighters in Yemen have besieged a military base held by Shiite Houthi rebels for 40 hours after cutting off major supply routes to the facility, Yemeni military officials said Tuesday. Haram kill 29 villagers in northeast Nigeria, 28 Jul 2015 14:10:49 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say Boko Haram extremists shot and killed 29 people in two Christian enclaves of northeast Nigeria. police: shooting in Barcelona, 1 wounded, 28 Jul 2015 14:31:32 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say one person has been wounded in a shooting in the downtown area of the city of Barcelona. Missing boys were supposed to stay on river, waterway; shouldn't have been on ocean, 28 Jul 2015 14:29:20 GMTJUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Stepdad: Missing boys were supposed to stay on river, waterway; shouldn't have been on ocean. Latest on missing boys: Stepdad: They veered off route, 28 Jul 2015 14:32:23 GMTJUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast: Hernandez's lawyer asks to question anonymous tipster, 28 Jul 2015 14:45:48 GMTFALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A lawyer for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is asking a judge to let him question under oath a woman who called him anonymously and raised questions about a member of the jury that convicted his client of murder. archaeology students find 560,000-year-old tooth, 28 Jul 2015 14:25:18 GMTPARIS (AP) — Archaeologists say two students have found a human tooth from about 560,000 years ago in a famous prehistoric cave in southwestern France, the oldest human body part ever discovered in the country. markets stabilize; US indexes open higher on earnings, 28 Jul 2015 14:17:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were slightly higher in early trading Tuesday following five straight losses. The market was helped by positive results out of UPS, Ford and other big companies and some stabilization in foreign markets, particularly China. case shaping up to be aggressive, tense court fight, 28 Jul 2015 15:04:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The corruption indictment against Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey is only a few months old, but early court filings pull back the curtain on a legal fight that promises to be bitter, personal and contested at every step. rollers: Dealers describe special treatment, abuse, 28 Jul 2015 14:42:44 GMTUNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — One high roller requests a refrigerator full of bananas that he squeezes and throws as he gambles. Another urinates against a wall. Other high-stakes players described by a pit manager at Mohegan Sun, one of the world's largest casinos, throw chairs, scream at dealers and expect rules to be bent at the tables. Paul: Senate will vote on fed aid to Planned Parenthood, 28 Jul 2015 15:08:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul says Senate leaders have told him the chamber will vote on his effort to block federal aid to Planned Parenthood before lawmakers begin their August break. militias train young teens to face the threat of IS, 28 Jul 2015 15:05:55 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A quiet middle-class Shiite neighborhood in western Baghdad was transformed recently into a mini-boot camp, training teenagers for battle against the Islamic State group. officials raid homes in medicines corruption probe, 28 Jul 2015 14:32:04 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian prosecutors have searched dozens of home and offices looking for evidence that drug companies offered doctors vacations and other incentives in exchange for prescribing cancer drugs. Latest: Kerry warns of consequences if failed nuke deal, 28 Jul 2015 15:02:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest developments on Obama administration officials' testimony Tuesday before Congress on the Iran nuclear deal (all times local EDT): Russian opposition figures go on hunger strike, 28 Jul 2015 14:54:40 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Three Russian opposition activists went on hunger strike Tuesday to protest authorities' decision to disqualify them from a local election. leader visits Cameroon as Boko Haram attacks, 28 Jul 2015 14:57:14 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's new President Muhammadu Buhari is set to make his first official visit to one-time enemy Cameroon Wednesday to ease tensions and bolster support for a multinational army to fight the Boko Haram uprising that has spilled across borders. launches expansion of Mideast's biggest port, 28 Jul 2015 14:11:55 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East's biggest sea port is growing. loans to resume after Congress raises lending limit, 28 Jul 2015 14:28:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Small businesses will soon be able to get loans approved again by the federal government. farmers protest taps into freewheeling tradition, 28 Jul 2015 15:08:49 GMTPARIS (AP) — Over the past week, French farmers have used tractors to block the border with Germany and chucked foreign vegetables off trucks in protest of cheap imports. French leaders did not call in the police — they gave the farmers their support.