FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Jul 2017 03:34:22 -07:00The Latest: Ambassador to Israel says US helped solve crisis, 25 Jul 2017 09:41:39 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site (all times local): survives vintage military jet fire near Nevada airport, 25 Jul 2017 08:19:47 GMTHENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — A vintage single-engine British-built military jet crashed and burned in the desert just after takeoff from a suburban Las Vegas-area airport, but authorities said the pilot escaped serious injury. offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US, 25 Jul 2017 09:45:56 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. hopscotch through touristic southern coast of France, 25 Jul 2017 09:36:04 GMTPARIS (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are battling blazes fanned by high winds in more than a dozen zones in the Riviera region of southern France. Four firefighters have been injured. launches online fundraiser amid legal battle, 25 Jul 2017 10:33:05 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Fact-checking website has launched an online fundraiser amid a legal battle with an outside vendor that Snopes says is holding it hostage. couple charged in child death in car, 25 Jul 2017 09:36:02 GMTGATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee couple whose 2-year-old son died after being left in a vehicle overnight have been arrested on murder charges. rail to link Connecticut suburbs to big cities, 25 Jul 2017 10:10:48 GMTWALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy says a commuter rail project costing nearly $700 million will connect the state's suburbs to New York, Boston and other big cities. meetings with Russians disclosed by Jared Kushner, 25 Jul 2017 08:25:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, disclosed in a statement to members of Congress four distinct interactions with Russians during the presidential campaign and transition period. The 11-page statement provides his first detailed account of meetings over the last year with the Russian ambassador to the United States, a Russian lawyer and a Russian banker. US church goes to Brazil; instills fear, splits families, 25 Jul 2017 09:15:07 GMTSAO JOAQUIM DE BICAS, BRAZIL (AP) — At the Word of Faith Fellowship churches in the Brazilian cities of Sao Joaquim de Bicas and Franco da Rocha, the signs of broken families are everywhere: parents separated from their children, siblings who no longer speak, grandparents who wonder if they will ever know their grandchildren., Honda and Mazda to be sued in Australia over air bag, 25 Jul 2017 09:53:06 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A Sydney lawyer announced on Tuesday a class action lawsuit against Toyota, Honda and Mazda seeking refunds for cars fitted with faulty air bags from Takata that have been linked to 18 deaths around the world. shares mostly higher ahead of earnings reports, 25 Jul 2017 09:36:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Share benchmarks rose in Europe early Tuesday, buoyed by reports showing an improved economic outlook, as investors awaited a slew of corporate earnings reports. A meeting of the Federal Reserve and caution over potential twists and turns in U.S. politics kept most indexes trading within a narrow range. charged after Kentucky woman fatally beaten with stick, 25 Jul 2017 10:30:47 GMTWILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Authorities in Kentucky have charged two people with fatally beating a woman with a stick after following a trail of blood that led to a home. Latest: Jordan lawmakers walk out, protest Israel deal, 25 Jul 2017 10:28:53 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site (all times local): business confidence reaches new record high, 25 Jul 2017 08:09:26 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A survey shows that business confidence in Germany has risen to another record high as managers' view of both their outlook and their current situation brightens. Things to Know for Today, 25 Jul 2017 09:52:35 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: business, visitors impacted by NC forest manhunt, 25 Jul 2017 10:23:10 GMTBREVARD, N.C. (AP) — The search for an armed suspect believed to be in a national forest in North Carolina is keeping visitors away and causing businesses in the area to lose customers during their most lucrative time of year. least 17 dead in 2 sea accidents in Indonesia, 25 Jul 2017 10:12:47 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — At least 17 people have been killed and 12 others are missing in two sea accidents in eastern and central Indonesia since the weekend. support for Russia sanctions quashes potential for veto, 25 Jul 2017 08:15:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Strong congressional support from Republicans and Democrats for a new package of Russia sanctions effectively scuttles the potential for President Donald Trump to derail the legislation. students, faculty play roles at film festival, 25 Jul 2017 09:27:46 GMTTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan College of Literature, Science and the Arts is serving as an educational sponsor at the 13th annual Traverse City Film Festival. Olympic boxing body picks Russia for 2019 worlds, 25 Jul 2017 10:25:47 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The embattled governing body of Olympic boxing has picked Russia to host the 2019 men's world championships, amid reports of a no-confidence vote against President Ching-Kuo Wu over concerns about the Switzerland-based body's finances. injured in officer-involved shooting in North Las Vegas, 25 Jul 2017 09:18:13 GMTNORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas Metropolitan Police say the shooting of a man and woman by its officers came after they investigated a stolen vehicle that they thought had been used in another crime. sets Senate health care vote buoyed by McCain return, 25 Jul 2017 09:01:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican leaders are steering the Senate toward a crucial vote on their bill eviscerating much of President Barack Obama's health care law, buoyed by the near theatrical return to the Capitol of the ailing Sen. John McCain. chainsaw attack suspect still being sought, 25 Jul 2017 08:52:44 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A man suspected of wounding five people with a chainsaw was still on the loose Tuesday, and a massive manhunt was taking place on the Swiss-German border. in Syria snuffs out competition in northwest, 25 Jul 2017 09:22:53 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels and activists are warning that an al-Qaida-linked jihadi group is on the verge of snuffing out what remains of the country's uprising in northwestern Syria, after the extremists seized control of the opposition-held regional capital, Idlib, last weekend. Latest: Turkey's Erdogan ramps up anti-Western rhetoric, 25 Jul 2017 10:18:06 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on talks between Turkish and European Union officials in Brussels Tuesday (all times local): of Asia: Man wades through flooded Indian street, 25 Jul 2017 09:13:11 GMTIn this photo by Associated Press photographer Rajesh Kumar Singh, a man carries a red umbrella as he wades through a water-logged street following heavy rains in Allahabad, India. he travels, Trump favors states that voted for him, 25 Jul 2017 08:46:19 GMTGLEN JEAN, W.Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump surveyed the crowd of thousands of Boy Scouts at their summit Monday and assessed, "There's a lot of love in this big, beautiful place. And a lot of love for our country." He singled out for affection West Virginia, a state that gave him his largest margin of victory in November. chief taps taxpayer dollars for weekend flights home, 25 Jul 2017 08:31:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Records show the head of the Environmental Protection Agency spent weekends in his home state during his first three months in office, frequently flying to and from Oklahoma at taxpayer's expense. Woman "slapped" squad car before police shooting, 25 Jul 2017 10:16:18 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A woman approached the back of a Minneapolis police car and "slapped" it shortly before an Australian woman was shot and killed by an officer, according to a search warrant filed by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. dismantles metal detectors from key Jerusalem shrine, 25 Jul 2017 09:13:30 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Tuesday dismantled metal detectors it installed a week earlier at a contested Jerusalem shrine, hoping to defuse a crisis with the Muslim world, including security ally Jordan, the Muslim custodian of the holy site. Latest: McCain to come back to Senate Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 09:41:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the ongoing effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bill (all times local): governor to extend climate change bill 10 years, 25 Jul 2017 08:15:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown is set to sign legislation Tuesday keeping alive California's signature initiative to fight global warming, which puts a cap and a price on climate-changing emissions. building collapses in India, killing at least 3, 25 Jul 2017 09:18:09 GMTMUMBAI, India (AP) — A five-story building came crashing down Tuesday in Mumbai, India's financial and entertainment capital, killing at least three people and injuring nine others, a state official said. About two dozen people were feared trapped under the rubble. buries more victims from deadly Taliban bombing, 25 Jul 2017 08:28:20 GMTLAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan is burying the last victims from a Taliban suicide bombing the previous day that killed 26 people in the eastern city of Lahore. Latest: Trump continues tweet rant against AG Sessions, 25 Jul 2017 10:32:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions (all times local): Q&A: A look at Duterte's state of the nation speech, 25 Jul 2017 10:29:42 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivered his second state of the nation speech to a joint session of Congress on Monday, vowing to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism. The tough-talking president also insisted he would not hold peace talks with communist rebels because of continuing attacks. Boys, Florida Georgia Line back together on CMT, 25 Jul 2017 10:13:17 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Backstreet Boys got their first hit country song this year on a collaboration with country duo Florida Georgia and now the two powerhouse acts are teaming up for a "CMT Crossroads" episode airing Aug. 30. breaks 50 breast record; Ledecky sets up big night, 25 Jul 2017 09:35:35 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — He's done it again. to replace Florida senator who resigned over slur, 25 Jul 2017 09:50:43 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Voters will choose a replacement for a Florida legislator who resigned after using a racial slur and vulgar language in a conversation with two African-American colleagues. to begin seeking names for star giant panda cub, 25 Jul 2017 09:29:23 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's capital says it will start collecting suggestions this week for the name of a recently born giant panda cub. Kors takes over shoemaker Jimmy Choo, 25 Jul 2017 09:05:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — American fashion brand Michael Kors has bought luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo in a deal worth $1.35 billion (896 million pounds). sources: Trump speaks to advisers about firing Sessions, 25 Jul 2017 08:23:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as he continues to rage against Sessions' decision to recuse himself from all matters related to the Russia investigation. rejects effort to move money around to fund VA program, 25 Jul 2017 08:38:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House has rejected a plan to allow the Department of Veterans Affairs to shift $2 billion from other programs to cover a sudden budget shortfall in its Choice program of private-sector care following opposition from veterans' groups. man arrested in Spain for attacking police, 25 Jul 2017 09:49:07 GMTMADRID (AP) — Authorities in the Spanish enclave of Melilla say a knife-wielding man has been arrested after attacking a Spanish policeman at the busy frontier with Morocco while shouting "Allahu Akbar." fires back at US accusations over aerial encounter, 25 Jul 2017 09:48:25 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China is denying that its fighter jet pilots acted dangerously during an encounter with a U.S. surveillance plane in international airspace in which the American pilot took evasive action to avoid a possible collision. Peaty breaks record in men's 50 breaststroke at worlds, 25 Jul 2017 08:38:46 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Britain's Adam Peaty set a world record of 26.10 seconds in the preliminaries of the men's 50-meter breaststroke at the world championships on Tuesday., Turkey to hold talks amid strained relations, 25 Jul 2017 10:07:34 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Human rights activists on Tuesday urged the European Union to use a meeting with Turkey's foreign minister to put pressure on Ankara to release rights workers who have been detained as part of Turkey's crackdown on the opposition in the aftermath of last year's failed coup. court rules release of woman wanted in Turkey, 25 Jul 2017 10:16:51 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's Supreme Court has upheld a decision to release from custody a Turkish woman wanted in Turkey for alleged links to Kurdish militants. Fire at black Louisiana church caused by arson, 25 Jul 2017 10:01:06 GMTMANDEVILLE, La. (AP) — Officials say a fire at a small predominantly black church in Louisiana was caused by arson. Latest: Muslims urged to stay away from Jerusalem shrine, 25 Jul 2017 08:13:06 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site (all times local):