FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:54:04 -07:00Report: 2 immigrants in US illegally named to city panelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0768407b425e4c96b6c30c922b200ae2Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:10:28 GMTHUNTINGTON PARK, Calif. (AP) — Two immigrants in the country illegally have been appointed to commissions in a small city in Los Angeles County with a large population of people from Mexico and Central America, a newspaper reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0768407b425e4c96b6c30c922b200ae2Zooey Deschanel marries Jacob Pechenik, delivers baby girlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd1ddd36f317443285b875ce8656f7ebTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:50:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Zooey Deschanel is now a wife and mother.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd1ddd36f317443285b875ce8656f7ebAutopsy: Boy in birthday cake case died from head injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a94296eb0184a9d96beee5795fd1817Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:37:30 GMTHAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — An autopsy concludes that head injuries killed a 9-year-old boy who police say was fatally beaten over a missing piece of birthday cake.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a94296eb0184a9d96beee5795fd1817Far-right group's poster campaign in Stockholm stirs outragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e65caf6b4d44801b107394df2dc2f26Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:33:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — A poster campaign by the anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats at a subway station in central Stockholm has stirred outrage in the Nordic country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e65caf6b4d44801b107394df2dc2f26AP Interview: Qatar's FM urges 'serious dialogue' with Iranhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea2240cd4674696aa42b5723c41a6fdTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:38:20 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar's top diplomat on Tuesday called for a "serious dialogue" with Iran in the wake of its nuclear deal with world powers, even as he blasted Tehran for continuing to support Syria's embattled government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea2240cd4674696aa42b5723c41a6fdAetna turns in better-than-expected 2Q, hikes forecast againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45db8812a5ce46178ed82209e0edd7d5Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:07:05 GMTAetna's second-quarter earnings jumped 33 percent and the health insurer raised its 2015 forecast again after receiving a boost from a government business it plans to feed with a roughly $35 billion acquisition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45db8812a5ce46178ed82209e0edd7d5Obama, UN leader discuss climate change, other issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f89d3f189c1d4042a826545a28c1efc0Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:06:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the world "has to step up" to help combat climate change and adds that the United Nations will continue to press other countries to take action.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f89d3f189c1d4042a826545a28c1efc0Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44345176fa65459f849d1a58f529bcffTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:10:19 GMTLANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it's not clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the National Weather Service put out a severe storm warning. Winds of 60 mph winds collapsed the tent, killing two spectators and sending about 32 others to hospitals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44345176fa65459f849d1a58f529bcffNews Guide: A look at the Iran nuclear deal and Congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8317300fb3411cb18e5e9a2d7d4ee8Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:37:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress' vote on the international accord to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanction relief stands as the most significant national security decision since lawmakers voted in 2002 to authorize the invasion of Iraq.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8317300fb3411cb18e5e9a2d7d4ee86th body positively identified at Florida boys schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c40bb5fbd2204e15bdaf94ab55135480Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:35:39 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Researchers say they have positively identified the remains of a 15-year-old boy who died at a Florida reform school where guards were accused of brutality throughout its troubled history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c40bb5fbd2204e15bdaf94ab55135480The Latest: Testimony: Theater shooting takes 'fun mom'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3003bb645b8a4ea6905039f45ab43c7bTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:17:00 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3003bb645b8a4ea6905039f45ab43c7bMan linked to French Connection ring fighting new drug casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e8aab2ff30b478082f10d837a7e1323Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:51:11 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man linked by federal authorities to The French Connection heroin ring that spawned an Oscar-winning film of the same name is fighting to have a new drug case against him dismissed, even though he's pleaded guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e8aab2ff30b478082f10d837a7e1323Sandra Bland's family sues state trooper, wants answershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df9564be72e843c68e66eec6de691411Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:50:52 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials, saying it was a last resort after being unable to get enough information about the case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df9564be72e843c68e66eec6de691411The Latest: Final phase of James Holmes' sentencing beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77a6d37d2224bb39c4d344481c8cb0fTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:38:57 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77a6d37d2224bb39c4d344481c8cb0fKohlschreiber, Haider-Maurer reach 2nd round in Kitzbuehelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42e56567a6642bbac3eb07a2ed4174fTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:25:07 GMTKITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Philipp Kohlschreiber overcame 14 aces by Jan-Lennard Struff to beat his German compatriot 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3 in the first round of the Generali Open on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42e56567a6642bbac3eb07a2ed4174fGerman justice minister fires country's top prosecutorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaf08a86b88843cdaef982d8deabbad6Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:51:19 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Justice Minister Heiko Maas said Tuesday he will request the dismissal and retirement of the country's chief federal prosecutor Harald Range.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaf08a86b88843cdaef982d8deabbad6Venezuela ruling party games Twitter for political gainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8bb001ed277499b9c1db8e574cfa033Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:13:22 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's approval ratings may be languishing below 30 percent, but on Twitter he's as popular as Pope Francis — or so it would seem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8bb001ed277499b9c1db8e574cfa033Virginia Democratic Senator backs Iran nuclear dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c1877ed5de345549b966dd9ac9418d6Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:47:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia is backing the international accord with Iran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c1877ed5de345549b966dd9ac9418d6After deadly attack, Israel arrests extremist in crackdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0778689de78449d9861f2f37489bbda4Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:51:55 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities kicked off a promised crackdown on Jewish extremists following last week's deadly arson attack on a Palestinian family, arresting a high-profile activist accused of leading a new movement of defiant settler youths who embrace violence and reject the rule of law in the name of the purity of the Holy Land.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0778689de78449d9861f2f37489bbda4Willis, Stewart, Lively among cast for Allen's next filmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f03da061e9254f5c87185ba12e28e6a1Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:28:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Willis, Kristen Stewart and Blake Lively are among the stars of Woody Allen's next film.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f03da061e9254f5c87185ba12e28e6a1Court upholds $96M award to Chevron in dispute with Ecuadorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd04e646c37742cabef5a8f2b0fccb72Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:44:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a $96 million arbitration award to Chevron Corp. stemming from a 1990s-era oil contract dispute with the government of Ecuador.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd04e646c37742cabef5a8f2b0fccb72Deere recalls more than 2,000 lawn tractors for crash riskhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b17f2e5583d4d998d6b321857a8894cTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:50:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Deere is recalling more than 2,000 lawn tractors because the brake arm can fail and cause a crash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b17f2e5583d4d998d6b321857a8894cJaguars have little hope of suspended WR Blackmon returninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa9a137b0634d91b66abeb4c41c8cc7Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:42:29 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are losing hope that suspended receiver Justin Blackmon will return.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa9a137b0634d91b66abeb4c41c8cc7Taliban official resigns in sign of growing internal dividehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/760901899cb54601a8f8fcd3b16efa05Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:07:47 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A senior Taliban figure resigned Tuesday in the latest fallout from the death of longtime leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, which has triggered a succession dispute and revealed growing rifts within the two-decade-old Afghan insurgent group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/760901899cb54601a8f8fcd3b16efa05Croatia celebrates independence while rival Serbs mournhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06e10e5a05c48dcb955c8aca6360e25Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:27:54 GMTZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatia held a military parade Tuesday to mark the 20th anniversary of winning its independence from Serb-led Yugoslavia, while neighboring Serbia mourned victims of the military operation that marked the end of a four-year war.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06e10e5a05c48dcb955c8aca6360e25The Grand Slam bid is done; Jordan Spieth is nothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0edeea061e44d5eaae000d8ad3e7740Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:34:44 GMTJordan Spieth was on the 14th green and battling in conditions so severe the wind approached 40 mph.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0edeea061e44d5eaae000d8ad3e7740Aussies dominate podium at world swimminghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1efcb46d8df4ea892b66d851a5a4c97Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:13:50 GMTKAZAN, Russia (AP) — Australia dominated the 100-meter backstroke events at the world swimming championships Tuesday, winning the men's title and going 1-2 in the women's final.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1efcb46d8df4ea892b66d851a5a4c97Russia eyes action against non-EU nations joining sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c29e0f0dd6d84f43b2d4af890739fef3Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:46:47 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's prime minister has ordered preparation of retaliatory measures against several non-EU European nations that have joined the European Union's sanctions against Russia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c29e0f0dd6d84f43b2d4af890739fef3Authorities search rugged California area for gunmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a00f35cf85c48a18cb25be62cfc74fbTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:55:31 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities searching for a man linked to a killing, a kidnapping and the wounding of two sheriff's deputies focused on a rugged, 5-square-mile area of central California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a00f35cf85c48a18cb25be62cfc74fbToronto nightclub shooting leaves at least 2 dead, 3 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e2f7667df444d9199033e438f3f43a7Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:11:56 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A shooting that started at a Toronto nightclub event hosted by rapper Drake, and then spilled onto the streets outside early Tuesday, left at least two people dead and three others wounded, police said. It wasn't clear if Drake was present during the shooting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e2f7667df444d9199033e438f3f43a7Police: Tombstone of 'Roots' author's grandmother vandalizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdf6b0fa082c43cfa24d9072c0bfd4fdTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:40:53 GMTJACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Police say the tombstone of a relative of "Roots" author Alex Haley has been vandalized with the words "White Lives Matter."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdf6b0fa082c43cfa24d9072c0bfd4fdDrone drops drugs in Ohio prison yard, spurring inmate fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475df4fcf66d4d4ea3ab2ef3664d1658Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:35:36 GMTMANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A drone dropped a package of drugs into a prison yard while inmates were outside, sparking a fight, prison officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475df4fcf66d4d4ea3ab2ef3664d1658South Africa's Nobel laureate Tutu leaves hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd837be60cc46d2ac242c6fa457050bTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:11:15 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African retired archbishop Desmond Tutu left a Cape Town hospital on Tuesday after being treated for an infection there since last month, his foundation said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd837be60cc46d2ac242c6fa457050bThe Latest: California wildfire threatening more homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de4e75ffc48f4375ac35ba7cc591bcb4Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:08:17 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de4e75ffc48f4375ac35ba7cc591bcb45th secret Planned Parenthood video shows Houston clinichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df37337d63be4cb99e3b11d8f8681d8bTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:40:33 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An anti-abortion group has released its fifth undercover video alleging fetal organ sales that activists say was shot inside a Houston Planned Parenthood clinic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df37337d63be4cb99e3b11d8f8681d8bYemen pro-government troops retake rebel-held base in southhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/956c033fc21a4bb09d3c9b02e389daa9Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:05:45 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's pro-government troops fought pockets of resistance outside a key military base in the country's south Tuesday, a day after they seized it from Shiite rebels, military officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/956c033fc21a4bb09d3c9b02e389daa9Jaguars have little hope of Justin Blackmon's returnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19902e7421f14b1cbbd81ff911490566Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:21:34 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Nearly two years after Justin Blackmon's last NFL practice, the Jacksonville Jaguars have all but given up on the suspended receiver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19902e7421f14b1cbbd81ff911490566Polian follows unconventional route on road to Hall of Famehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a433d97c2044e3b89ab7dd88bfc07f2Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:24:37 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bill Polian relied on simple, solid principles to build winners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a433d97c2044e3b89ab7dd88bfc07f2FDA lays out extra steps to clean scopes linked to outbreakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f010a7eeafb48d2ab522c0e4408647bTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:36:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials laid out extra safety measures that hospitals can take to clean specialized medical scopes that have been linked to sometimes deadly bacterial outbreaks across the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f010a7eeafb48d2ab522c0e4408647bInvite young people into the Cecil conversation with bookshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96fb21018f2d464a928d82aa413708fdTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:05:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The death of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe at the hands of an American bow hunter continues to generate outrage around the world, but bringing kids into the conversation may require some finesse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96fb21018f2d464a928d82aa413708fdUS stocks waver between gains and losses; Allstate slumpshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c95deebedc840f3ad88eb46aa3850f8Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:42:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved between small gains and losses on Tuesday as investors assessed company earnings reports and deal news.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c95deebedc840f3ad88eb46aa3850f8More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d012660e76cb4e8398866086288dbf2bTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:17:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d012660e76cb4e8398866086288dbf2b'Transparent' star says transgender Maura would envy Caitlynhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef1556683ee944aab4d296348d67aa7aTue, 04 Aug 2015 16:58:24 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Monday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef1556683ee944aab4d296348d67aa7aThe Latest: Obama asks aides to monitor California wildfireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37b24d5f3faa4ed8a725693128dab2c4Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:46:56 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37b24d5f3faa4ed8a725693128dab2c4Ex-Tulsa sheriff's spokesman says he was wrongfully firedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0122ff87b6664587882ce552e19d7299Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:42:22 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former spokesman for an Oklahoma sheriff's office says he was wrongfully fired following the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a volunteer deputy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0122ff87b6664587882ce552e19d7299Prosecutors launch last push for theater shooter's executionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9138c76f534fbe8e2d7244b5723e36Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:40:29 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The prosecutor of James Holmes told jurors Tuesday that once they hear from at least 12 more people this week — relatives of each of his murder victims — they will decide that death is the only appropriate sentence for his attack on a Colorado movie theater.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9138c76f534fbe8e2d7244b5723e36Former Brazil chief-of-staff arrested in Petrobras scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c2dd59e313d480aa5cfc5882f4d0a6cTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:00:25 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — Police in Brazil have arrested former presidential chief of staff Jose Dirceu, the most senior member of the ruling Workers' Party to be taken into custody in connection with corruption at the state-owned oil company Petrobras.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c2dd59e313d480aa5cfc5882f4d0a6cState workers' suit against Duckworth spills into Senate bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/006d3aa9f3bc4331aa940f633a69004dTue, 04 Aug 2015 17:34:14 GMTJONESBORO, Ill. (AP) — A civil lawsuit alleging ethics violations nearly a decade ago has become an issue in a Democratic congresswoman's bid to unseat first-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in what is expected to be one of the most competitive 2016 Senate races.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/006d3aa9f3bc4331aa940f633a69004dPolian follows unconventional path on road to Hall of Famehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8efcb08a30fa4bfba5c99be62d559fb7Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:53:53 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bill Polian relied on simple, solid principles to build winners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8efcb08a30fa4bfba5c99be62d559fb7World Rowing to seek viral testing in Rio Olympic watershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db4a530bbc204a488b2964fe09aba645Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:55:24 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of the governing body of world rowing says he will ask for viral testing at the rowing venue for next year's Rio Olympics, and says he expects all other water sports in Rio to follow suit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db4a530bbc204a488b2964fe09aba645