FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Jul 2016 17:40:51 -07:00Jury: Seattle police chief retaliated against officers, 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. whistleblower appeals to IOC, says decision flawed, 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. Latest: 2 shootings took place outside club last year, 25 Jul 2016 23:18:22 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida (all times local): urge speedy jailing of 2 convicted legislators, 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. fines Chile-based airline LATAM $22 million over bribes, 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. chosen to oversee Ferguson's police, court reforms, 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. Impulse 2 plane lands in Abu Dhabi, completes first round-the-world solar-powered flight, 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. Latest: Demi Lovato belts out 'Confident' for Democrats, 26 Jul 2016 00:08:51 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT): get closer Aroldis Chapman in trade with Yankees, 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. pilot steered clear of home before ditching jet, 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. Pfizer: Arkansas execution would 'misuse' drug, 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. California official's essay, posts lack citations, 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.'S GUIDE: Tuesday's roll call says it all, 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. police chief to take 3-week leave due to conduct, 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. least 15 killed, dozens injured in knifing near Tokyo, 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. protest no charges for Arizona officer in shooting, 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. Marathon bombing amputee scales mountain in Ecuador, 25 Jul 2016 22:41:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet can check mountaineering off her bucket list. Olympians to follow on social media ahead of Rio, 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. disputes, Dem stars turn their convention positive, 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. Latest: Tourism authority: Business as usual after storm, 25 Jul 2016 23:48:38 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a tropical storm near Hawaii (all times local): police officer and suspect shot after chase, 26 Jul 2016 00:25:40 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis police officer has been shot and another officer is injured following an expressway chase. Supreme Court presides over sheriff's impeachment, 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. storm Darby is downgraded; more rain for Hawaii, 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. Latest: Transit agency limits access to convention stop, 25 Jul 2016 22:58:36 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local): Latest: Warren: Trump fans 'flames of fear and hatred', 26 Jul 2016 00:21:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT): Latest: City urges protesters to seek shelter from storm, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local): of slain Florida teen warned son of nightclub shootings, 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." 'Brexit' move raises risks to US financial stability, 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. gives $2M; looks to build trust between blacks, cops, 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. scandal still casts shadow at Penn State, 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. delays, Australians ready to move to Rio village, 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. charged in Utah rail worker's killing found dead in jail, 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. solar flight marks first round-the-world journey, 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. approves release of last Russian held at Guantanamo, 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. Sox ace Sale to start Thursday at Cubs, 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.' opening night: Party stars, struggle to quiet disputes, 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. York inspector general faults state boxing commission, 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. Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 million, 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. Latest: Bill Clinton on charm offensive at convention, 25 Jul 2016 23:03:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT): EXPLAINS: Why Sanders is focused on 'lame duck' Congress, 25 Jul 2016 22:39:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Timing is everything. trial set for cases over North Carolina LGBT law, 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. Latest: 41 get medical help on convention's 1st day, 26 Jul 2016 00:33:53 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):'s Mayer: A trailblazer, but no game-changer for women, 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. EXPLAINS: What exactly does a party chair do?, 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. demonstrators march in the sweltering heat, 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!" committee seeks gunman's VA record, 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. News ousts 2 more executives, 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. there: Netherlands, Latvia lead world for people's height, 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. seek to help veteran held as motel hostage for years, 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. Latest: Smoke from California fire clouds Nevada skies, 26 Jul 2016 00:05:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):