FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 06 Jul 2015 17:17:17 -07:00The Latest: Pope paying formal call on Ecuador's president, 07 Jul 2015 00:02:26 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:'s World Cup final seen by record 26.7 million in US, 06 Jul 2015 21:45:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The United States' win over Japan in the Women's World Cup final was the most viewed soccer game in the history of American television. stocks slip amid global sell-off after Greek 'no' vote, 06 Jul 2015 22:32:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. fell broadly following drops in overseas markets as Greeks voted to reject creditor conditions for more loans, but the losses weren't as steep as many had feared. Francisco status as 'sanctuary' criticized after slaying, 06 Jul 2015 21:40:26 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The killing of a woman at a sightseeing pier has brought criticism down on this liberal city because the Mexican man under arrest was in the U.S. illegally, had been deported five times and was out on the streets after San Francisco officials disregarded a request from immigration authorities to keep him locked up. closing in on Pluto hits speed bump, but recovers, 06 Jul 2015 21:41:11 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is on track to sweep past Pluto next week despite hitting a "speed bump" that temporarily halted science collection. Bucks president urges public dollars for new arena, 06 Jul 2015 22:28:48 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks President Peter Feigin urged Wisconsin lawmakers on Monday to pass legislation that would put taxpayers on the hook for half the cost of a new $500 million arena, saying the project would be an economic boon and keep the team in the state.'s top cop troubled by increase in homicides, 06 Jul 2015 23:47:14 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica's top police official said Monday there has been a "troubling" and "unacceptable" increase in killings, with 602 homicides so far this year on the Caribbean island that has long grappled with high rates of violent crime. Latest: Pope eats seafood with Jesuits in Ecuador, 06 Jul 2015 22:09:36 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America: Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub, who backed 'Karate Kid,' 'Ocean's Eleven,' dies, 06 Jul 2015 23:13:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Longtime Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub, who backed 'Karate Kid,' 'Ocean's Eleven,' dies. administration: Education bills lack accountability, 06 Jul 2015 22:32:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Monday it cannot support either the Senate or the House versions of bills being considered this week to update the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law. camp says she has $1.4 million for presidential run, 06 Jul 2015 23:34:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Carly Fiorina's campaign said Monday she has raised $1.4 million to support her underdog bid for the Republican presidential nomination. progress, Obama says Islamic State is losing ground, 06 Jul 2015 22:27:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama portrayed the U.S.-led coalition Monday as gaining ground against the Islamic State amid an expanded U.S. effort and ample signs of progress, but conceded more difficulties ahead in fighting what he described as a nimble and opportunistic enemy. Vermont swimming hole takes another life, 06 Jul 2015 21:37:54 GMTRICHMOND, Vt. (AP) — The state's beautiful but often deadly Huntington Gorge has taken another life. Temple sees Arkansas as possible monument location, 06 Jul 2015 21:27:01 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Oklahoma Supreme Court ruling that will rid the Capitol grounds of a religious monument has simultaneously scuttled the plans of a group advocating for a Satanic statue there, and they now hope to enshrine the deity outside the Arkansas Statehouse. who accused orphanage founder of abuse targeted by suit, 06 Jul 2015 21:53:08 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An outspoken Roman Catholic who advocates for child sexual abuse victims has been relentless in targeting those he believes have mistreated children or covered up for abusers. A jury that was seated Monday will decide whether the combative activist went too far in a campaign against an orphanage founder in Haiti. couple granted Texas marriage license after lawsuit, 06 Jul 2015 21:56:43 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A gay couple was granted a marriage license Monday shortly after filing a federal lawsuit against a county clerk in Texas who cited religious opposition when denying them a license last week. convicted of murder in steel company worker's 1968 death, 06 Jul 2015 22:20:19 GMTSTROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man has been convicted of murder in the death of another man almost five decades ago. win, then a hug: Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon, 06 Jul 2015 21:46:24 GMTLONDON (AP) — Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus — older, taller, stronger — who usually beat Serena. says Jeb Bush willing to hide GOP principles, 06 Jul 2015 23:40:55 GMTROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is suggesting Jeb Bush is out of step with Republican principles in the party's presidential race. Idaho town threatened by fire urged to flee homes, 06 Jul 2015 21:45:45 GMTBAYVIEW, Idaho (AP) — A wildfire in northern Idaho has destroyed at least six homes and forced about 300 residents in an upscale lakeside community to evacuate as it ballooned to more than 3 square miles Monday. Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77, 06 Jul 2015 23:41:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Jerry Weintraub, the dynamic producer and manager who pushed the career of John Denver and produced such hit movies as "Nashville" and "Ocean's Eleven," has died. He was 77. Latest: Rain soaks crowd at Quito park waiting for pope, 06 Jul 2015 23:17:52 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:'s World Cup victors honored with rally in Los Angeles, 06 Jul 2015 22:44:02 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Women's World Cup champions are being honored with a rally in Los Angeles on Tuesday. blames judicial error for previous deportation, 06 Jul 2015 22:41:53 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An immigrant who took refuge at an Oregon church to avoid deportation should be allowed to stay in the U.S. because of a judicial error at a hearing more than a decade ago, his attorney said Monday. weekend in Chicago highlights city's gang warfare, 06 Jul 2015 22:16:56 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A 7-year-old boy who was one of seven people shot to death in Chicago over the holiday weekend was the son of a gang leader with a lengthy arrest record, and police say the man's refusal to cooperate with detectives highlights the city's ongoing challenge to curb gang-related violence. to make 100th appearance as US opens Gold Cup, 06 Jul 2015 23:52:21 GMTFRISCO, Texas (AP) — Michael Bradley's 100th appearance for U.S. national team will be in Tuesday night's CONCACAF Gold Cup opener against Honduras, captaining the defending champion. clerk: Let people buy marriage licenses online, 06 Jul 2015 21:58:38 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky clerk of court wants the state to issue marriage licenses online so he doesn't have to.$1.3 million settlement in infant death at military hospital, 06 Jul 2015 22:36:24 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. government will pay $1.3 million to the family of a baby who died at a Hawaii military hospital, according to a settlement announced Monday in a medical malpractice lawsuit. Francisco sheriff defends release of waterfront shooter, 07 Jul 2015 00:03:11 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended the release of a Mexican man who is now accused in the shooting death of a woman at a popular tourist site. migrants die in truck crash in southern Mexico, 06 Jul 2015 22:47:08 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Two Central American migrants died and a dozen more were injured when a truck carrying 41 migrants overturned in southern Mexico, immigration authorities said Monday. says she opposes boycott effort against Israel, 06 Jul 2015 21:59:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says in a letter to American Jewish organizations that she opposes a grassroots protest movement promoting boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel over policies involving the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories. pioneer Scot Breithaupt found dead; cause undetermined, 06 Jul 2015 23:20:32 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said Monday. Cup moments distanced women from FIFA scandal, 06 Jul 2015 21:26:03 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — For a few moments over the past month, the Women's World Cup seemed to push aside the FIFA scandal that is simmering a half planet away. resumes for 3 missing after boat capsizes on river, 06 Jul 2015 23:11:33 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Daria Raymore stared into the Ohio River, praying a shoe would float by, or a wallet, or some sign of the people she loved who were swallowed by the muddy, rushing water when their pontoon boat capsized. inmate escaped maximum-security cell through piping, 06 Jul 2015 21:43:28 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A convicted armed robber managed to escape from one of Iowa's most highly secure prison cells by sneaking through the building's piping onto the roof and guiding himself to the ground with a makeshift rope, authorities said Monday. has one-on-one visit with self-proclaimed 'Mr Nobody', 06 Jul 2015 21:57:26 GMTGUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — A Spaniard by birth, the Rev. Francisco Cortes walks slowly with a cane with a built-in flashlight and admits to a lifelong weakness for cigars. of man who died in fireworks accident says rules too lax, 06 Jul 2015 22:00:01 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The mother of a man who tried to launch a firework off the top of his head for July Fourth and was killed instantly said Monday she's advocating for stricter controls about who can use the explosives. Lejeune Marine treated for shark bite off NC coast, 06 Jul 2015 22:55:15 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — Medical personnel at Camp Lejeune say a Marine was bitten by a shark off the North Carolina coast last weekend, the eighth such attack in the last three weeks. Terror threat remains, 10 years after 7/7 bombings, 06 Jul 2015 23:02:24 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britons marked the 10th anniversary of suicide bomb attacks on London's transit system Tuesday, as Prime Minister David Cameron said the recent slaying of 30 British tourists in Tunisia was a reminder that terror threats remain real and deadly. Bryant, Pederson make All-Star team, A-Rod left out, 06 Jul 2015 23:52:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Rookie sluggers Kris Bryant and Joc Pederson have been picked for the All-Star Game, while Alex Rodriguez has been left out. Daytona wreck puts NASCAR safety in spotlight, 06 Jul 2015 21:56:52 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Riding bumper-to-bumper at nearly 200 mph, Austin Dillon was smack in the middle of a pack of cars headed to the checkered flag when he was suddenly sent on the ride of his life. Goals helped lift 1 billion people from extreme poverty, 06 Jul 2015 23:47:28 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A 15-year effort to implement eight goals adopted by world leaders at the start of the new millennium has helped lift more than one billion people out of extreme poverty, enabled more girls to go to school than ever before, and brought unprecedented results in fighting diseases such as HIV/AIDS, the U.N. chief said Monday. Deaths of Maine parents, son were murder-suicide, 06 Jul 2015 22:37:16 GMTBOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The deaths of three members of a family were a double murder followed by a suicide, state police said on Monday. game postponed, tornado warnings in Kansas City, 06 Jul 2015 23:52:53 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Royals scheduled for Monday night was postponed about an hour before the first pitch as tornado sirens blared across the Kansas City metro area. Latest: Pope Francis meets with Jesuit priest in Ecuador, 06 Jul 2015 21:39:02 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America: LA chief must take questions in fatal police shooting, 06 Jul 2015 21:44:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles police chief must answer questions about a high-profile officer-involved shooting of a black man last year, a federal judge ruled Monday, citing contradictions between the chief's statements and a commission's finding that the shooting wasn't justified. Warm oceans cause concern of coral bleaching, 07 Jul 2015 00:01:24 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Abnormally warm ocean temperatures are creating conditions that threaten to kill coral across the equatorial Pacific, north Pacific and western Atlantic oceans, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Monday. of extremist violence across Nigeria kills more than 60, 06 Jul 2015 22:18:02 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including worshippers in a mosque who came to hear a cleric known for preaching about peaceful coexistence of all faiths. Republican infighting grows, donors call for calm, 06 Jul 2015 23:27:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Worried about "Republican on Republican violence," top party donors are taking action, with one firing off a letter calling for more civility and another seeking to block businessman Donald Trump from the debate stage altogether. forecasts 4 percent drop in 2Q profit, 06 Jul 2015 23:43:19 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. forecasts its second-quarter profit has dropped 4 percent from a year earlier.