FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 06 Jul 2015 12:59:30 -07:00Police: No evidence of gunshot at Walter Reed hospital, 06 Jul 2015 18:43:30 GMTBETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Police say there's no evidence of gunshots and no injuries reported after officers searched a 20-story tower at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington. dismisses lawsuit from man convicted of 9/11 role, 06 Jul 2015 18:10:20 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Oklahoma City dismissed a lawsuit from a man imprisoned for a role in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. anti-pot taboo shrinks in presidential politics, 06 Jul 2015 19:00:15 GMTDENVER (AP) — Presidential candidates are talking about marijuana in ways unimaginable not long ago. Palestinians-Rainbow Flag story, 06 Jul 2015 19:25:31 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — In a story June 30 about Palestinian protesters whitewashing a gay pride rainbow flag, The Associated Press reported erroneously that homosexual acts are banned by law in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. While homosexuality is largely taboo in Palestinian society, there are no laws specifically banning homosexual acts. Breithaupt, BMX pioneer, found dead in California, 06 Jul 2015 18:46:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a body found in a tent in a vacant lot in the California desert city of Indio has been identified as Scot Alexander Breithaupt, a pioneer in the sport of bicycle motocross known as BMX. at Pentagon for meetings on Islamic State, 06 Jul 2015 18:25:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama made a rare visit to the Pentagon Monday to get an update from military leaders on the campaign against the Islamic State. Bucks president urges public dollars for new arena, 06 Jul 2015 18:48:53 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks' president is trying to persuade Wisconsin lawmakers to devote $250 million in tax dollars to a new arena. arrests 6 Bedouin for supporting Islamic State group, 06 Jul 2015 18:10:39 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Shin Bet security agency says it has arrested six Bedouin for establishing a cell supportive of the Islamic State group. of 'Tetris' rights takes Hawaii home, ranch off grid, 06 Jul 2015 18:54:08 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others. City betting big on non-gambling attractions, 06 Jul 2015 18:22:42 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's efforts to recapture some of the tourism dollars it has lost to casino competition in recent years finally appear to be working. for missing California baby enters fifth day, 06 Jul 2015 18:21:25 GMTREDDING, Calif. (AP) — The search for a missing baby in Northern California is in its fifth day. appeals court upholds EPA plan to clean up Chesapeake Bay, 06 Jul 2015 18:50:11 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A U.S. appeals court on Monday approved a federal plan to limit pollution in the Chesapeake Bay despite objections from farmers, builders and others who accused the Environmental Protection Agency of a power grab. Public left out of Bucks arena debate, 06 Jul 2015 18:15:41 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Democrats aren't happy with the lack of public input during hearings to consider a plan for a new, $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks. Latest: Djokovic wins 3rd set, still trails at Wimbledon, 06 Jul 2015 19:24:35 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): GOP Rep. Joe Heck to run for Reid's US Senate seat, 06 Jul 2015 18:28:24 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican Rep. Joe Heck on Monday entered the race for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, setting in motion what could be one of the top Senate races of 2016. Was told about Indiana house explosion in advance, 06 Jul 2015 18:50:19 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A man accused of blowing up his Indianapolis home for the insurance money, killing two neighbors and devastating a neighborhood in the process, told a former friend some days before the explosion that his house had blown up and that he wanted to buy a luxury car, the ex-friend testified Monday. Latest: Djokovic loses opening 2 sets at Wimbledon, 06 Jul 2015 19:03:04 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): governor calls for probe of private prison unrest, 06 Jul 2015 19:23:30 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The governor of Arizona is calling for an investigation into unrest at a privately run state prison that left the facility heavily damaged and led to the transfer of more than 1,000 inmates. who accused orphanage founder of abuse targeted by suit, 06 Jul 2015 19:11:03 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An advocate for sexually abused children has used aggressive tactics against those he believes have harmed children or covered up for abusers. A federal jury seated Monday will decide whether activist Paul Kendrick's campaign against an orphanage founder in Haiti went too far. of thousands gather for pope Mass in South America, 06 Jul 2015 18:26:21 GMTGUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people filled a park in Ecuador's main port city Monday for Pope Francis' first big event of his three-nation South American tour, hoping for a glimpse of Latin America's first pope returning to his home soil for a Mass dedicated to the family. man gets 2.5 years for having sex on the beach, 06 Jul 2015 19:25:18 GMTBRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A man convicted of having sex on a Florida beach in front of families was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on Monday. McIlroy soccer mishap, other freak athlete injuries, 06 Jul 2015 19:04:26 GMTIt was playing soccer and not golf that left Rory McIlroy with a ruptured ligament in his right ankle. Idaho town threatened by fire urged to flee homes, 06 Jul 2015 19:29:45 GMTBAYVIEW, Idaho (AP) — Idaho fire managers are urging hundreds of residents to leave their homes in an upscale lakeside community threatened by wildfire.'s departing finance minister, brash to the end, 06 Jul 2015 19:00:49 GMTGreece's departing Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday with the same dramatic flair with which he served. win, then a hug: Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon, 06 Jul 2015 18:45:45 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. As Obama health law survives, GOP split over next move, 06 Jul 2015 19:02:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Having lost their latest war against President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republicans must decide how to wage battles that could fan the issue for the 2016 elections. FA apology for tweet about Women's World Cup team, 06 Jul 2015 19:26:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — The English Football Association apologized for a tweet it subsequently deleted about its Women's World Cup team which prompted criticism across social media on Monday. Boston Marathon bomber files motion for new trial, 06 Jul 2015 18:56:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has filed a motion for a new trial, less than two weeks after he was formally sentenced to death for the 2013 attack. enjoys 1 final title celebration before leaving Canada, 06 Jul 2015 19:19:33 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Megan Rapinoe strolled around taking selfies, occasionally sipping bubbly with her teammates and trying to balance the Women's World Cup championship trophy on her head. Latest: Flags from many nations seen during pope visit, 06 Jul 2015 18:50:02 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America: US Rep. Reynolds doesn't show for arraignment, 06 Jul 2015 19:12:34 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds failed to appear for his arraignment on federal tax charges Monday, and his lawyer told reporters that the Illinois Democrat couldn't return from an overseas trip in time because of a daughter's health problems. Prices for some drinks to go up by 5 to 20 cents, 06 Jul 2015 18:32:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is raising prices again starting Tuesday, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks, the company said. clerk: Let people buy marriage licenses online, 06 Jul 2015 18:52:02 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky clerk of court wants the state to issue marriage licenses online so he doesn't have to.$333K in settlements for 6 pepper-sprayed Occupy protesters, 06 Jul 2015 18:32:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City has agreed to pay a total of $332,500 to six Occupy Wall Street protesters who said police unjustly blasted them with pepper spray. The episode helped propel the movement into the spotlight. surveillance company hacked, documents stolen, 06 Jul 2015 18:44:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — An Italian surveillance firm known for selling malicious software used by police bodies and spy agencies has succumbed to a cyberattack, the firm's spokesman said Monday, confirming an embarrassing breach which sent documents and invoices ricocheting across the Internet. Carolina lawmakers begin debate over Confederate flag, 06 Jul 2015 19:15:03 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina lawmakers on Monday began debating whether to bring the Confederate flag down outside the Capitol, starting with a pair of senators — one white, one black — whose families arrived in the state before the Civil War. kills 14 dogs at California pet boarding facility, 06 Jul 2015 19:01:14 GMTMONTEREY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say 14 dogs died in a fire at a Central California boarding facility that cares for pets while their owners are away on vacation. Russia-Ukraine-Gas story, 06 Jul 2015 18:19:16 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — In a story July 1 about Gazprom halting gas supplies to Ukraine, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Russia offered Ukraine a price of $247 per cubic meter. The price offered was per thousand cubic meters. conditions fuel Colorado increase in rabbit fever, 06 Jul 2015 18:37:08 GMTDENVER (AP) — Fed by unusually lush vegetation, rabbits have been breeding like rabbits around Colorado, increasing the risk for what is normally a rare bacterial disease in the state. Fifteen people have contracted tularemia (too-lah-'REE-mee-ah), or rabbit fever, so far this year. Latest: Federer advances to Wimbledon quarterfinals, 06 Jul 2015 18:39:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): testifies Leonard told him house exploded before it did, 06 Jul 2015 18:37:03 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A man accused of blowing up his Indianapolis home for the insurance money, killing two neighbors and devastating a neighborhood in the process, told a former friend some days before the explosion that his house had blown up and that he wanted to buy a luxury car, the ex-friend testified Monday. Spokane NAACP head looks to future after Dolezal scandal, 06 Jul 2015 18:57:09 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The new president of the Spokane, Washington, NAACP says she wants to focus on repairing the damage from the recent Rachel Dolezal controversy. Friction in Formula 1 can help lift the sport, 06 Jul 2015 18:25:31 GMTLONDON (AP) — Friction in Formula One and ongoing negativity has created instability that affects companies pumping money into the sport, according to a director of the motorsport series. source: Giants aware of Pierre-Paul's fireworks injury, 06 Jul 2015 18:57:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of any injuries to the star defensive end, a person with knowledge of the incident tells The Associated Press on Monday. Maryland boy dies after being beaten for eating cake, 06 Jul 2015 19:16:05 GMTHAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Police say a 9-year-old boy has died after he was allegedly handcuffed and beaten for eating a piece of birthday cake without permission. stocks fall after Greek 'no' vote; European markets sink, 06 Jul 2015 19:27:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. fell broadly in afternoon trading Monday following sharper drops in Europe and Asia as Greeks voted to reject the spending cuts and tax increases demanded by its creditors for additional loans. evacuate as wildfires burn in west Canada, 06 Jul 2015 18:53:36 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — More than 200 forest fires are burning across western Canada, causing a heavy gray haze to settle over the Pacific coast and forcing the evacuation of thousands of residents. of extremist violence across Nigeria kills more than 60, 06 Jul 2015 19:15:25 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 peaceful coexistence of all faiths.'Stunning' number of large drug doses by doctor, expert says, 06 Jul 2015 18:23:56 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Patients of a Detroit-area doctor received "stunning" doses of a powerful, expensive drug that exposed them to life-threatening infections, an expert testified Monday as a judge heard details about a cancer specialist who fleeced insurance companies and harmed hundreds of people. Latest: Pope focuses homily on family in Ecuador, 06 Jul 2015 18:19:41 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America: