FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Jul 2016 01:21:33 -07:00Kerry: Progress with Russia on Syria despite military doubts, 26 Jul 2016 08:12:19 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said progress is being made with Russia on a potential military partnership that could strengthen a faltering truce in Syria despite grave doubts expressed by the Pentagon and joint chiefs of staff. says US neutral on SCS, wants China to follow laws, 26 Jul 2016 07:15:31 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States has no position in China's disputes with Southeast Asian nations in South China Sea, but only wants all parties to follow the rule of law and settle their differences peacefully. Angeles police officer wounded in city housing project, 26 Jul 2016 08:10:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a Los Angeles police officer was shot and wounded late Monday night at a city housing project. granted: Six-year-old boy will be garbage man for a day, 26 Jul 2016 07:04:56 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ethan Dean is living his dream. Oregon lumber town rides digital wave to a comeback, 26 Jul 2016 06:00:23 GMTPRINEVILLE, Oregon (AP) — It was not long ago that Crook County had five major lumber mills. Timber was king, and the rural Oregon county was the nation's top producer of ponderosa lumber. leader launches inquiry into teen detainee abuse, 26 Jul 2016 05:50:36 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australia's prime minister ordered a sweeping investigation Tuesday into alleged abuse at a juvenile detention center after video emerged of Aboriginal teens being tear-gassed, stripped naked and shackled to a chair. Motor reports 10th straight quarterly profit drop, 26 Jul 2016 07:22:30 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hyundai Motor Co. has reported a tenth straight quarterly profit decline due to weak demand for passenger sedans and higher marketing expenses for its luxury brand, despite improved China sales.'S GUIDE: Tuesday's roll call says it all, 26 Jul 2016 07:32:11 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — For all of the hoopla attached to a political convention, it all comes down to this: that moment when the presumptive nominee becomes the nominee outright. officer shot, suspect dead after chase, gunfire, 26 Jul 2016 06:38:43 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis police said one officer was shot and another suffered minor injuries when a suspect in a car chase opened fire on them. The suspect was later killed in an exchange of gunfire with police. mass killings in Japan, 26 Jul 2016 07:30:21 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A former employee killed 19 people at a home for the mentally disabled early Tuesday morning in Sagamihara, a city 50 kilometers (30 miles) west of Tokyo. Mass killings are relatively rare in Japan, but they have happened before: and hostility as Clinton ascends to nomination, 26 Jul 2016 07:18:01 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination with Tuesday's roll call of the states, making her the first woman to lead a major party into a White House race. police say 9 militants killed in raid in Dhaka, 26 Jul 2016 07:12:53 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh's capital raided a five-story building Tuesday that was used as a den by suspected Islamic militants, killing nine of them, the country's police chief said. ferrets return to where they held out in wild, 26 Jul 2016 06:13:18 GMTMEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) — Long gone from these parts, black-footed ferrets still appear on Meeteetse's town logo, in a bronze sculpture downtown and even on coffee mugs from a downtown restaurant, remembered for when the nocturnal weasels made their last stand in the nearby sagebrush hills. plane's arrival highlights UAE's clean-energy push, 26 Jul 2016 07:53:21 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates might not seem like an obvious spot to begin and end a globe-spanning flight promoting renewable energy. Sanders, Michelle Obama dominate convention, 26 Jul 2016 07:21:44 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders said he is "proud to stand with" Hillary Clinton, while Michelle Obama said Clinton has "the guts and grace" to be president, as Democrats strove to appear unified at their national convention in the face of a political firestorm over hacked emails.'s Lavrov hopes Russia-US talks will help Syria truce, 26 Jul 2016 07:55:59 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says recent agreements between Russia and the United States should encourage moderate Syrian opposition to leave areas occupied by the al-Qaida's branch in Syria, thus helping to implement a truce. Warning didn't keep slain son safe at Florida nightclub, 26 Jul 2016 06:54:55 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Stephanie White clutches a stack of photos as images of her slain son air on television news accounts of a deadly nightclub shooting in Florida. breweries try to stand out with creative tap handles, 26 Jul 2016 06:16:35 GMTRANDOM LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Cone heads, zombies, beards, bananas — they are some of the creative beer tap handles that have become a big business as the number of craft breweries has skyrocketed. discusses email hack with Russia's top diplomat, 26 Jul 2016 06:58:21 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says he raised the email hack of the Democratic National Committee with Russia's top diplomat but stopped short of making any allegation about who might be responsible. police official says suicide bomber detonates explosives-laden car outside a U.N. office in Mogadishu, killing 3, 26 Jul 2016 07:10:54 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali police official says suicide bomber detonates explosives-laden car outside a U.N. office in Mogadishu, killing 3. in the News, 26 Jul 2016 07:01:14 GMT"Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States." — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, speaking to delegates on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. releases video that appears to show Ansbach bomber, 26 Jul 2016 07:08:41 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The extremist Islamic State group has published a video in which a man pledges allegiance to IS and vows Germany's people "won't be able to sleep peacefully anymore." It appears to be the same as the one found by German investigators on the phone of man who blew himself, killing himself and wounding 15 people. but not corrupt: Kenya's doping mess explained, 26 Jul 2016 07:42:50 GMTNever before have Kenya's fabulously successful runners gone to the Olympics in such a negative light. detained in Nice truck attack investigation, 26 Jul 2016 07:20:19 GMTPARIS (AP) — Two new suspects have been detained in the investigation into the Bastille Day attack in Nice that killed more than 80 people., hard days ahead for firefighters on California blaze, 26 Jul 2016 07:14:21 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, but firefighters still had huge work ahead in taming a massive wildfire northwest of Los Angeles. by man accused of Japan stabbing carried a warning, 26 Jul 2016 07:57:06 GMTThe 26-year-old man accused of carrying out a mass stabbing Tuesday at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled that left 19 people dead had written a letter in February to parliament's lower house speaker, outlining what was similar to Tuesday's attack, and expressing his disturbing views. A translation follows: 10th convention speech, Bill Clinton faces tougher crowd, 26 Jul 2016 07:46:31 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Clinton was once the Democrats explainer-in-chief, electrifying the convention crowd with his support of President Barack Obama. deal with donors means legal work for Syria refugees, 26 Jul 2016 06:06:21 GMTRAMTHA, Jordan (AP) — Syrian refugee Fawaz al-Jasem used to drop his tools and run when he saw police approaching the farm in northern Jordan where he has been picking vegetables for the past three years. numbers in the Volkswagen emissions-cheating scandal, 26 Jul 2016 07:02:51 GMTSome key numbers related to Volkswagen's admission that it programmed diesel cars to cheat on emissions tests: solar flight marks first round-the-world journey, 26 Jul 2016 07:30:33 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history on Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago. homers twice to power Reds past Giants, 7-5, 26 Jul 2016 06:15:45 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With the trade deadline less than a week away, Jay Bruce isn't sure how much longer he'll be in Cincinnati. increases cash offer for SABMiller, 26 Jul 2016 06:46:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — Anheuser-Busch InBev has increased its cash offer for SABMiller to 45 pounds ($58.98) per share after pressure from investors who had seen the value of the bid drop as the pound declined following Britain's vote to leave the European Union. for opponent pours in as FL congresswoman struggles, 26 Jul 2016 07:27:32 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this week is fertile fundraising ground for one Florida congressional candidate, but not in the traditional sense of high-priced donor dinners or lobbyist happy hours. attack at home for disabled in Japan stuns neighbors, 26 Jul 2016 07:13:37 GMTSAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) — The sound of sirens pierced the night, waking residents in a normally quiet, semi-rural neighborhood outside of Tokyo. Some thought it may be an accident, or perhaps a resident at the nearby home for the mentally disabled had fallen ill. readies prison island for drug convict executions, 26 Jul 2016 07:33:33 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia has beefed up security at Nusa Kambangan prison island and closed it to visitors in a sign authorities are preparing to execute people convicted of drug crimes. relax curfew in Kashmir city; protests persist, 26 Jul 2016 07:06:59 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities have lifted a curfew in most parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir's main city after a 17-day security lockdown, but shops and businesses remained shut due to a strike to protest Indian rule in the Himalayan region. set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement, 26 Jul 2016 06:29:24 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal faced a critical test, as a federal judge decided whether to grant it preliminary approval. behind troubled Japan knife attacker's rampage, 26 Jul 2016 07:38:52 GMTSAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) — Hatred appears to be what fueled a young Japanese man who went on a stabbing rampage, killing 19 people Tuesday at a facility for the mentally disabled where he had been fired. Months earlier, he reportedly gave a letter to Parliament outlining the bloody plan. Rio hopefuls claim innocence on doping, 26 Jul 2016 07:58:23 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Two Indian competitors have proclaimed their innocence after testing positive for banned steroids just days before they were to leave for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Latest: Attacker allegedly shows killing plan in letter, 26 Jul 2016 06:51:21 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The Latest on a knife attack at facility for the handicapped outside Tokyo (all times local): company BP says 2Q earnings fell 45 percent, 26 Jul 2016 07:37:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — BP's second-quarter earnings fell 45 percent as lower oil prices hit the British energy company. jury to meet on students charged in Virginia slaying, 26 Jul 2016 07:15:19 GMTBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — A grand jury is preparing to meet to determine whether two former Virginia Tech students should be indicted in the killing of a 13-year-old girl. OFF: Chapman joins Cubs; Mets and Cards play 2, 26 Jul 2016 06:03:20 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: says world determined to stop NKorea's nuclear plans, 26 Jul 2016 06:54:52 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the international community is determined to let North Korea know that there will be "consequences" if it continues to pursue nuclear weapons. Latest: Officials seek stronger border control, police, 26 Jul 2016 07:51:02 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local): Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 10, 26 Jul 2016 08:18:10 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden car outside the United Nations Mine Action Service offices in Mogadishu, killing 10 people, including seven U.N. guards, a Somali police official said Tuesday. denies 3 senior al-Qaida figures based in the country, 26 Jul 2016 07:31:59 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Tuesday denied claims by Washington that three senior al-Qaida figures are based in the Persian country, the official IRNA news agency reported. EXPLAINS: Is Trump's convention polling bump for real?, 26 Jul 2016 07:30:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is talking about polls again. Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 3, 26 Jul 2016 07:25:23 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police official says a suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden car outside the United Nations Mine Action Service offices in Mogadishu, killing three other people. NewsAlert, 26 Jul 2016 08:12:47 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali officials raise death toll in suicide bombing outside UN offices in Mogadishu to 10, including 7 UN guards.