FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:40:56 -07:00Jury: Seattle police chief retaliated against officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb56377bdc0645e3a8684cf5eb119d1aMon, 25 Jul 2016 23:42:24 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A jury on Monday found that the Seattle police chief retaliated against two police officers who were transferred to a different precinct amid a dispute about overtime pay.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb56377bdc0645e3a8684cf5eb119d1aDoping whistleblower appeals to IOC, says decision flawedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d1e6aa27f24e85aca107350ed5ab5cMon, 25 Jul 2016 23:43:16 GMTWhistleblower Yulia Stepanova's hopes of competing in the Summer Olympics are all but over. Her fight to expose doping and corruption is not.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d1e6aa27f24e85aca107350ed5ab5cThe Latest: 2 shootings took place outside club last yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7e199c0d2b542e4bc2e03a05d7b3d73Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:18:22 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7e199c0d2b542e4bc2e03a05d7b3d73Prosecutors urge speedy jailing of 2 convicted legislatorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f268d5c5c4142a3b185585254f012e7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:14:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors say a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling reversing the conviction of a former Virginia governor is no reason to let two convicted former top New York legislators remain free pending appeal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f268d5c5c4142a3b185585254f012e7US fines Chile-based airline LATAM $22 million over bribeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a442770c8b2d459fbc1fd714e5e5d30cMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:55:35 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Latin America's largest airline has agreed to some $22 million in civil and criminal fines in connection with a scheme to pay bribes to end a labor strike in Argentina a decade ago, U.S. authorities said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a442770c8b2d459fbc1fd714e5e5d30cMonitor chosen to oversee Ferguson's police, court reformshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8920e39d7c5142a8b926b5a14d9619c8Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:03:55 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal judge on Monday chose a monitor team to oversee reforms of Ferguson's policing and court system, a process expected to cost the St. Louis suburb more than $1 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8920e39d7c5142a8b926b5a14d9619c8Solar Impulse 2 plane lands in Abu Dhabi, completes first round-the-world solar-powered flighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed3d48263f3b49e38cf9618c513767c8Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:09:42 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Solar Impulse 2 plane lands in Abu Dhabi, completes first round-the-world solar-powered flight.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed3d48263f3b49e38cf9618c513767c8The Latest: Demi Lovato belts out 'Confident' for Democratshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/504cbc38d27941c38a2b3f4a0ee49ce4Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:08:51 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/504cbc38d27941c38a2b3f4a0ee49ce4Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman in trade with Yankeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fafae863b5d4d5ca65affd3b6929d7cTue, 26 Jul 2016 00:36:38 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Before the Chicago Cubs completed a trade for Aroldis Chapman, owner Tom Ricketts and general manager Theo Epstein decided they had to hear from the closer himself about a domestic violence allegation in the offseason.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fafae863b5d4d5ca65affd3b6929d7cThunderbird pilot steered clear of home before ditching jethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e435d70bca374579b1328ffe6511934cTue, 26 Jul 2016 00:03:11 GMTDENVER (AP) — An Air Force Thunderbird pilot who ditched his jet moments after flying over the Air Force Academy's commencement ceremony reported engine trouble and told air traffic controllers he was aiming the plane away from a home before he ejected safely into a field.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e435d70bca374579b1328ffe6511934cAPNewsBreak: Pfizer: Arkansas execution would 'misuse' drughttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcac608d66754ea7b4facc3ae6dea2aeMon, 25 Jul 2016 23:13:49 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An execution drug obtained by the Arkansas prison system this month appears to have been made by a subsidiary of Pfizer, even though the pharmaceutical giant has said it doesn't want its drugs to be used in executions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcac608d66754ea7b4facc3ae6dea2aeTop California official's essay, posts lack citationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f4f9fbf5869487895487eb5b0133826Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:31:33 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An online magazine opinion piece attributed to California's lieutenant governor contains at least one paragraph that largely initially appeared elsewhere, while several of the Democratic politician's Twitter and Facebook posts from the last month lack citations to their original sources.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f4f9fbf5869487895487eb5b0133826VIEWER'S GUIDE: Tuesday's roll call says it allhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ff81c86ed14ff091d66a766557e429Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:25:20 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ff81c86ed14ff091d66a766557e429Connecticut police chief to take 3-week leave due to conducthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1055266511e496788aaeeda5875cf06Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:22:07 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut police chief has agreed to take a three-week leave of absence following an investigation into reports that he berated a waitress at local restaurant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1055266511e496788aaeeda5875cf06At least 15 killed, dozens injured in knifing near Tokyohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14a8670fdb0c40d58c0cc2529b0a6588Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:31:21 GMTTOKYO (AP) — At least 15 people were killed and about 20 wounded in a knife attack Tuesday at a facility for the handicapped in a city just outside Tokyo in a rare case of mass violence in Japan, according to Japanese media reports.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14a8670fdb0c40d58c0cc2529b0a6588Activists protest no charges for Arizona officer in shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5116ca8395846edb57b1613b217a630Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:08:44 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A small group in Arizona on Monday protested a decision not to charge a police officer in the shooting death of a woman accused of shoplifting and threatening the lawman with scissors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5116ca8395846edb57b1613b217a630Boston Marathon bombing amputee scales mountain in Ecuadorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3d1c9df229b4a199d4aa7f185fc7794Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:41:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet can check mountaineering off her bucket list.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3d1c9df229b4a199d4aa7f185fc779425 Olympians to follow on social media ahead of Riohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60c166873a8a4b6f9a876362cb52a5aeTue, 26 Jul 2016 00:30:38 GMTWith the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro just around the corner, athletes from all over the world will come together with the same goal: to win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60c166873a8a4b6f9a876362cb52a5aeAfter disputes, Dem stars turn their convention positivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a47dbbe6b69462683526efa336b62c8Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:29:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign sought to squelch a political firestorm over hacked emails that deepened dissent among Bernie Sanders' loyal supporters, turning to some of the party's biggest stars Monday to heal divisions on the Democratic convention's opening night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a47dbbe6b69462683526efa336b62c8The Latest: Tourism authority: Business as usual after stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9b2d4728e9445b093c3faba8dd3fd5bMon, 25 Jul 2016 23:48:38 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a tropical storm near Hawaii (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9b2d4728e9445b093c3faba8dd3fd5bIndianapolis police officer and suspect shot after chasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4132fac3d174480d9f6288b4f6ffff57Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:25:40 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis police officer has been shot and another officer is injured following an expressway chase.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4132fac3d174480d9f6288b4f6ffff57Alabama Supreme Court presides over sheriff's impeachmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19089c949e8142e9a4856f2fd1cf22d4Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:19:37 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama sheriff went on trial Monday before the Alabama Supreme Court on impeachment charges accusing him of corruption and neglect of duty, including that he let an inmate run a drug enterprise from within the jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19089c949e8142e9a4856f2fd1cf22d4Tropical storm Darby is downgraded; more rain for Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dd5cb95e636424abbbb4152349cc1e7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:18:41 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The first storm of the hurricane season to impact Hawaii sent the islands' residents into hurried preparation mode, but the state got through the weekend without seeing major damage as the storm was downgraded, officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dd5cb95e636424abbbb4152349cc1e7The Latest: Transit agency limits access to convention stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8875481ca8644b9ea1a10f7f375067b7Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:58:36 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8875481ca8644b9ea1a10f7f375067b7The Latest: Warren: Trump fans 'flames of fear and hatred'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfb724f2a1e94749a1d85354656d6bb1Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:21:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfb724f2a1e94749a1d85354656d6bb1The Latest: City urges protesters to seek shelter from stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97be527992274bfd819f8d5525a0a243Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97be527992274bfd819f8d5525a0a243Mom of slain Florida teen warned son of nightclub shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7679f16b860419d9ce0726cd4d9afe0Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:43:39 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — With the Orlando massacre still fresh on everyone's mind, the mother of a young man who was slain at a nightclub early Monday had warned her son about what to do if there were a shooting: "hit the floor, find a table."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7679f16b860419d9ce0726cd4d9afe0Report: 'Brexit' move raises risks to US financial stabilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25ca901d8cad4ca5a4edf32c649f37adTue, 26 Jul 2016 00:28:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Britain's decision to quit the European Union has elevated the risks to U.S. financial stability, though they remain moderate, U.S. Treasury Department experts say.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25ca901d8cad4ca5a4edf32c649f37adJordan gives $2M; looks to build trust between blacks, copshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c7f2b4c4d44ce58747b3e2c3c78ebfMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:23:53 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan finally spoke out on Monday about racial tensions in America in hopes of easing conflicts between blacks and law enforcement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c7f2b4c4d44ce58747b3e2c3c78ebfSandusky scandal still casts shadow at Penn Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/705aecc33a3341598bca2064ad4416ffMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:51:58 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Penn State coach James Franklin sees an improved team in Happy Valley — and a program that can't escape the shadow cast by the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/705aecc33a3341598bca2064ad4416ffDespite delays, Australians ready to move to Rio villagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6518080ecb4b47fca3436d4eeaa486d0Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:04:46 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Despite a delay of several days, the head of the Australian delegation said she expects her 700 athletes and officials to move into housing at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6518080ecb4b47fca3436d4eeaa486d0Man charged in Utah rail worker's killing found dead in jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb5241e2c1f417bae12cd1982df871aMon, 25 Jul 2016 23:04:16 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Adding a new twist to an already bizarre kidnapping and murder case, a man charged in the killing of a Utah train worker has died after hanging himself in jail with a bedsheet, authorities said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb5241e2c1f417bae12cd1982df871aHistoric solar flight marks first round-the-world journeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06bab47605bd4b0388b450ae4619b4d7Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:28:22 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 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06bab47605bd4b0388b450ae4619b4d7US approves release of last Russian held at Guantanamohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83f87656bbdc47369c0c7ebce188104aMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:53:04 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A former ballet dancer and member of the Russian military who has been imprisoned as an enemy combatant at Guantanamo for nearly 14 years was given notice Monday that a review board has approved his release from the U.S. base in Cuba.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83f87656bbdc47369c0c7ebce188104aWhite Sox ace Sale to start Thursday at Cubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd1d779bb5084ab7a9d73227764460afMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:34:38 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — White Sox ace Chris Sale will start on Thursday against the crosstown Cubs in his first appearance since he was suspended for five days for destroying collared throwback uniforms the team was scheduled to wear.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd1d779bb5084ab7a9d73227764460afDems' opening night: Party stars, struggle to quiet disputeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f329b5dbdb91414db7368909e0ab3e91Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:14:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders urgently joined forces Monday to tamp down dissent among his supporters, as Democrats tried to keep infighting from overtaking a convention opening night featuring some of the party's biggest stars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f329b5dbdb91414db7368909e0ab3e91New York inspector general faults state boxing commissionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bba07e7dc34f4f908ac905facf957effMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:16:25 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An investigation launched by New York's inspector general after a pro fighter suffered nearly fatal injuries concluded the state boxing commission was plagued by deficient practices, limited oversight and conflicts of interest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bba07e7dc34f4f908ac905facf957effBox Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/741ae453c8e4412792afbc9d5db4946eMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:23:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Star Trek Beyond" easily topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. $5 million to make and landed in third place with $21.7 million out of the gate, studios said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/741ae453c8e4412792afbc9d5db4946eThe Latest: Bill Clinton on charm offensive at conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/987cdd95d0b845d29aea3b9dce3bcc1cMon, 25 Jul 2016 23:03:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/987cdd95d0b845d29aea3b9dce3bcc1cAP EXPLAINS: Why Sanders is focused on 'lame duck' Congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc190a0a56af41b4bdcf25dbeb0dd730Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:39:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Timing is everything.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc190a0a56af41b4bdcf25dbeb0dd730November trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa41d779277b489da9d76e7fc72cd036Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:33:55 GMTWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A federal court has set a November trial date for dueling lawsuits over a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa41d779277b489da9d76e7fc72cd036The Latest: 41 get medical help on convention's 1st dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce4aba9e4d0b4237b3c8a41c67148226Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:33:53 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce4aba9e4d0b4237b3c8a41c67148226Yahoo's Mayer: A trailblazer, but no game-changer for womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d169c521730143a495569243d567c2eaMon, 25 Jul 2016 22:21:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Marissa Mayer was a rarity: A major tech-company CEO who served while pregnant and, later, as a mother of young children. But her trailblazing has done little to meaningfully improve the second-class status of women in tech, a more deep-seated problem that will take many years — and certainly more than one person — to fix.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d169c521730143a495569243d567c2eaAP EXPLAINS: What exactly does a party chair do?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac0428ef450496db03a1c9ef3f41572Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:05:09 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — What exactly does a party chair do? Work the talk shows. Organize the party faithful. Raise lots of cash. And whatever else: Don't become a liability yourself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac0428ef450496db03a1c9ef3f41572Pro-Sanders demonstrators march in the sweltering heathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06b6391f1c24d6f96d65304a8d55c61Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:22:58 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police took 40 people into custody outside the Democratic convention Monday evening after several hundred Bernie Sanders supporters and other demonstrators converged in the sweltering heat, chanting "Nominate Sanders or lose in November!" and "Hey, hey, ho, ho, the DNC has got to go!"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06b6391f1c24d6f96d65304a8d55c61Congressional committee seeks gunman's VA recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1efbd35380634df1bb58827e4c10d717Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:12:07 GMTST. MARYS, Kan. (AP) — The chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Veterans Affairs has requested all VA medical records for the former Marine who killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1efbd35380634df1bb58827e4c10d717Fox News ousts 2 more executiveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca47d1e361f4493a05aea066e50d571Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:37:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Four days after the ouster of Roger Ailes as Fox News chief, two more executives at the network have been axed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca47d1e361f4493a05aea066e50d571Up there: Netherlands, Latvia lead world for people's heighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbc11476ebad40f9afb4c80b82d75c26Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:06:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If you want to see a tall population of men, go to the Netherlands. Tall women? Latvia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbc11476ebad40f9afb4c80b82d75c26Groups seek to help veteran held as motel hostage for yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da172b2f4bdd429bb694045eb4b0c165Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:23:03 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Veterans' organizations have reached out to help a Korean War-era veteran who authorities say was held hostage in a motel room for four years by a man who stole his benefit checks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da172b2f4bdd429bb694045eb4b0c165The Latest: Smoke from California fire clouds Nevada skieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d7418a8330745c5934f65f5487c4ad0Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:05:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d7418a8330745c5934f65f5487c4ad0