FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:49:27 -07:00Family of Levinson, missing in Iran, meets with US officialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed0a3f7c244a4f7aa1bc10e4e4e9b796Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:12:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The family of former FBI agent Robert Levinson has met with State Department officials about efforts to locate him more than a decade after he disappeared in Iran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed0a3f7c244a4f7aa1bc10e4e4e9b796'Juice' will be loose: OJ Simpson granted parole in robberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab37e869c4664980b9708e0d71151f3bFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:45:52 GMTLOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel-room heist, successfully making his case for freedom in a nationally televised hearing that reflected America's enduring fascination with the former football star.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab37e869c4664980b9708e0d71151f3bLinkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97bdbce9041543b3ad7f9ddd326f32a6Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:30:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington, whose screeching vocals helped the rock-rap band become one of the most commercially successful acts in the 2000s, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday, the Los Angeles County coroner said. He was 41.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97bdbce9041543b3ad7f9ddd326f32a6The Latest: Apollo 13 flight plan fetches $275Khttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b99c2b613b4c4b8ab3f73e12de7224d5Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:43:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the auction of a bag containing traces of moon dust (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b99c2b613b4c4b8ab3f73e12de7224d5Smoaked: 2 HRs, sun help Blue Jays shade Red Sox 8-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a073e18998db463eadad4813880ca9ffThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:25:10 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Steve Pearce blooped the ball to the edge of the outfield grass, and Red Sox second baseman Brock Holt was there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a073e18998db463eadad4813880ca9ffLawmakers put Chile's abortion law on holdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36363f7b35924a4c945f0c34b5cf721fFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:21:58 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Approval of a law legalizing abortion in some cases in Chile will have to wait after its supporters narrowly lost a lower house vote on proposed modifications to the bill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36363f7b35924a4c945f0c34b5cf721fCIA director: Moscow loves to 'stick it to America'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42c8db088ddc459d96a170687eadedefFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:08:43 GMTASPEN, Colo. (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Thursday that Russia is interested in staying in Syria, partly because they "love to stick it to America."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42c8db088ddc459d96a170687eadedefThe Latest: Venezuelan official blasts resigning UN diplomathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97a6a89c00254fc387fb86d1e31b99a7Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:48:40 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on Venezuela's political crisis and the opposition's general strike (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97a6a89c00254fc387fb86d1e31b99a7Gojowczyk upsets defending champion Karlovic in Hall of Famehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ccaa40d6c54d6aa818697d958ce162Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:37:03 GMTNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Peter Gojowczyk upset defending champion Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (5), 6-7 (1), 7-6 (4) on Thursday to reach Hall of Fame Tennis Championships semifinals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ccaa40d6c54d6aa818697d958ce162California parents trying to control kids can lose custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f000f1c9761f4c229aa092b09ecf0679Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:40:53 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The state can take wayward children away from their parents even when they are doing their best to control their kids and the kids aren't delinquents, the California Supreme Court ruled Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f000f1c9761f4c229aa092b09ecf0679Marlins trade RHP David Phelps to Mariners for 4 prospectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c951aeb229d45b18f543190934f9240Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:02:54 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' highly touted bullpen has been a bust, and so the dismantling began Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c951aeb229d45b18f543190934f9240The Latest: Family seeks quick probe of Minnesota shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8970ef9245142379a428c0881a3ea3aThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:14:05 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a possible sexual assault in Minneapolis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8970ef9245142379a428c0881a3ea3aPort foreman accused of faking timesheets for $500K salaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6f5e189753f4f81860fc0056e6e734bThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:53:01 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A foreman at a major New Jersey container ship facility has been accused of getting co-workers to file fake timesheets so he could collect more than $500,000 a year, spending time on his yacht, traveling to Aruba and going to movies instead of to work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6f5e189753f4f81860fc0056e6e734bNetflix makes Hall H debut with big budget Will Smith pichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b62b5a324fbc453189fba57e593fcc38Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:24:59 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Netflix has unveiled a new trailer and clip from the gritty fantasy Los Angeles pic "Bright " starring Will Smith. The streaming service showed the footage at Thursday at Comic-Con in its Hall H debut.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b62b5a324fbc453189fba57e593fcc38Myanmar propaganda? Army takes media on reporting triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6d65098119847b28bdc31018bae6e06Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:21:49 GMTKYAR GAUNG TAUNG, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's military has a big public relations problem: It stands accused of committing genocide.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6d65098119847b28bdc31018bae6e06IMF approves conditional $1.8 billion loan to Greecehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ecf5f5de47a4d54a0ef19bd7be49e26Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:19:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund's board on Thursday approved a $1.8 billion loan to Greece — but will only release the money if the country gets debt relief from its European creditors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ecf5f5de47a4d54a0ef19bd7be49e26Apollo 11 bag laced with moon dust sells for $1.8 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a82b68dea074f84b6b4503883926817Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:45:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A bag containing traces of moon dust sold for $1.8 million at an auction on Thursday following a galactic court battle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a82b68dea074f84b6b4503883926817Cops wage psychological warfare against online drug bazaarshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab2e82ebf85e467d8dc187ebb405e383Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:41:09 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — In an innovative blow to illicit internet commerce, cyberpolice shut down the world's leading "darknet" marketplace — then quietly seized a second bazaar to amass intelligence on illicit drug merchants and buyers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab2e82ebf85e467d8dc187ebb405e383Battering rams of the Arctic: icebreakers, explainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6a15daad1b74e18856743bb5441fe8dThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:37:31 GMTTHE ARCTIC CIRCLE (AP) — When ice floes stretch to the horizon in the Arctic Circle, threatening to strand normal ships, icebreakers are in their element.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6a15daad1b74e18856743bb5441fe8dEx-DEA task force member, pleads guilty in drug money thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b17f16f31acd45108074e74c3263051dThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:20:45 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former Louisiana sheriff's deputy who was part of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration task force has pleaded guilty to stealing thousands of dollars seized in a drug raid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b17f16f31acd45108074e74c3263051dWisconsin working on incentives to lure Foxconn to statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cecb72086b74a488ed3a614493cf14cThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:28:48 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin is working on a package of incentives to lure Taiwanese iPhone manufacturer Foxconn to the state as part of a deal that two state lawmakers said Thursday they believe could come as soon as the end of the month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cecb72086b74a488ed3a614493cf14cUS says ban on laptops in airplane cabins has been liftedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ede3af2caf7b4079826bd9ef7f4e96a4Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:33:25 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The ban on laptops in the cabins of planes flying from the Middle East to the U.S. is over, as federal officials say that large airports in the region have taken other steps to increase security.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ede3af2caf7b4079826bd9ef7f4e96a4Court spokeswoman: Experts have successfully removed biological samples from Dali's body 27 years after it was embalmedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a623b82601d24f2faa39fd26ae0f0d1cThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:17:57 GMTFIGUERES, Spain (AP) — Court spokeswoman: Experts have successfully removed biological samples from Dali's body 27 years after it was embalmed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a623b82601d24f2faa39fd26ae0f0d1cJudge weighs privacy in Utah prescription-drug database casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c334737b9441c0bcfaf86111601a62Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:20:13 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge was weighing Thursday whether the Drug Enforcement Administration can access a Utah prescription-drug database without a warrant in a lawsuit that pits the right to privacy against the need to combat the country's opioid-drug epidemic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c334737b9441c0bcfaf86111601a62Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze resigns; assistant Matt Luke named interim coachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c03de947e87e4ee195590f77eba55fcdThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:50:04 GMTOXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze resigns; assistant Matt Luke named interim coach.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c03de947e87e4ee195590f77eba55fcdFreeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after 5 seasonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0173ebb6b7d04a06950b142bffd9f6cdFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:22:24 GMTMississippi football coach Hugh Freeze was at Jackson Country Club on Wednesday night, giving his yearly rah-rah speech about the Rebels' overcoming adversity and getting ready for the season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0173ebb6b7d04a06950b142bffd9f6cdGOP leaders plan Tuesday health vote, it's an uphill climbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea125af0d6c34a88b29d5dd61043aa47Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:59:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican leaders pushed toward a Senate vote next Tuesday on resurrecting their nearly flat-lined health care bill. Their uphill drive was further complicated by the ailing GOP Sen. John McCain's potential absence and a dreary report envisioning that the number of uninsured Americans would soar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea125af0d6c34a88b29d5dd61043aa47Homeland security secretary says ports a terrorism priorityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e13bb594a7594af2a63e9be6ba17e03bFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:26:25 GMTLONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says security at the nation's ports is a top priority to preventing terrorism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e13bb594a7594af2a63e9be6ba17e03bAsh, not tourists fill Gold Rush-era town near Yosemitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1204da460874020ab707a90519ee175Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:09:23 GMTMARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — The town of Mariposa, with its century-old saloons and covered sidewalks, normally bustles with summer visitors on their way to Yosemite National Park but on Thursday the Gold Rush-era hamlet was mostly empty as ash rained down and heavy smoke from a nearby blaze darkened the sky.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1204da460874020ab707a90519ee175AP source: Sandoval to sign minor league deal with Giantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e41875beb568492e82360acd75f97d16Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:11:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Brandon Belt expects Panda-monium in San Francisco once more.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e41875beb568492e82360acd75f97d16Cancer isn't silencing McCain in career's latest chapterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b997e85958884c62b3d30407b2f906efFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:44:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain couldn't bring himself to vote for Donald Trump — so he talked about writing in his best friend's name for president. After the election, he's been the leading Senate Republican critic of Trump's posture toward Russia. And from his Arizona home, where he's battling brain cancer, the Arizona senator on Thursday lobbed a new attack at the White House over its Syria policy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b997e85958884c62b3d30407b2f906efActor Red West, longtime Elvis confidant, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddad1cce3a7c40a89be68d1d618accf3Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:59:45 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Actor and songwriter Robert Gene "Red" West, a longtime confidant of Elvis Presley, has died in Memphis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddad1cce3a7c40a89be68d1d618accf3OJ Simpson's return comes amid a changed nation _ sort ofhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d021d18c275f4fcdbfcbb57e3adba8a4Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:27:43 GMTThe United States isn't as invested in O.J. Simpson's fate as it was two decades ago, when his Los Angeles murder trial divided blacks and whites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d021d18c275f4fcdbfcbb57e3adba8a4Brazilian judge seizes $2.8 million in Silva's pension fundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3a56ed049d6405789ddf796423f720bThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:42:33 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — A judge in Brazil on Thursday ordered the seizure of more than $2.8 million in pension funds from former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in connection with his corruption conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3a56ed049d6405789ddf796423f720bEx-Navy sailor gets 40 years for killing transgender womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da37219b82064a35a841e6308e7770b1Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:35:36 GMTPASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — A former Navy sailor has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 2016 stabbing death of a transgender woman in Mississippi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da37219b82064a35a841e6308e7770b1White supremacist gets 65 years for killing black manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c54fdc1e3614476a2778f69118355baThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:55:47 GMTFORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana judge has sentenced an avowed white supremacist to 65 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of a man he confessed to committing because the victim was black.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c54fdc1e3614476a2778f69118355baVenezuela strike erupts into violence leaving 2 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b692cb658be044d5a1148688b51871d8Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:41:38 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A nationwide strike against plans to rewrite the constitution shut down much of Venezuelan's capital Thursday before erupting into sporadic violence that left at least two young men dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b692cb658be044d5a1148688b51871d8Glacier chief pulled from Facebook founder's tour of parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d845035942f4e84871cfe19830a18fcFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:31:49 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump's Interior Department prevented Glacier National Park's superintendent from accompanying Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg on a recent park tour to save money, not to mute criticism over climate change, a spokeswoman for the agency said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d845035942f4e84871cfe19830a18fcGerina Piller shoots 63 to take Marathon Classic leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c92bc93f594f31aa5c3ace698fe4a2Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:07:22 GMTSYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Gerina Piller shot an 8-under 63 on Thursday in the Marathon Classic to take a one-stroke lead over U.S. Women's Open champion Sung Hyun Park and Peiyun Chien.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c92bc93f594f31aa5c3ace698fe4a28 killed in gunbattle, clashes in southern Mexico Cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8abeffc218942fda7482f48c20f062eThu, 20 Jul 2017 23:41:02 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican military forces killed the suspected leader of a drug gang and seven others in southern Mexico City Thursday, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8abeffc218942fda7482f48c20f062eMassive blaze threatens Gold Rush era town near Yosemitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da8e048b77364e6d839fe70be265115fThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:44:47 GMTMARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — The town of Mariposa, with its century-old saloons and covered streets, normally bustles with summer visitors on their way to Yosemite National Park but on Thursday the Gold Rush-era hamlet was mostly empty as ash rained down and heavy smoke from a nearby blaze darkened the sky.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da8e048b77364e6d839fe70be265115fUS warns South Sudan's leaders that they risk US supporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6bf002c35b7416898556804def5bffdThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:42:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States warned leaders in South Sudan on Thursday that they risk losing U.S. support if they don't participate in a high-level forum and stick to deadlines for a cease-fire and political process to end their civil war.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6bf002c35b7416898556804def5bffdStrong earthquake rattles Turkey, Greek islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8770cc48a47404aa0317f6f9c8c57efFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:34:56 GMTBITEZ, Turkey (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck Turkey's Aegean coast and nearby Greek islands, sending frightened residents running out of buildings they feared would collapse and into the streets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8770cc48a47404aa0317f6f9c8c57efMicrosoft 4Q gets boost from cloud computinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ced3c4a02218426ea84cda6551a337a2Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:45:45 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's cloud computing business helped boost its fourth-quarter revenue and earnings above Wall Street's expectations, further validating a strategy pushed by CEO Satya Nadella since he took over in 2014.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ced3c4a02218426ea84cda6551a337a2The Latest: Experts remove biological samples from Dalihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efdc97c948984920b41400102be0561fThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:33:00 GMTFIGUERES, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the exhumation of Salvador Dali (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efdc97c948984920b41400102be0561fLatest: Chief: No problems with Minneapolis cop's traininghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adfc3298e9aa4164bfd70b0f93d92b71Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:17:28 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a possible sexual assault in Minneapolis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adfc3298e9aa4164bfd70b0f93d92b71UN rights chief says China must allow Liu Xia to move freelyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d895f80e20cf4e6a82dcc4e3d2218e04Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:22:47 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief said Thursday he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the wife of the late Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo to move freely and leave the country if she wants to go elsewhere.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d895f80e20cf4e6a82dcc4e3d2218e04Navy seaman in training admits to killing transgender womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c50345196cf44490b2f72bdfe64eb246Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:07:51 GMTPASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — A Navy seaman in training has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for the stabbing death of a transgender woman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c50345196cf44490b2f72bdfe64eb246The Latest: OJ Simpson is granted parole in armed robberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2a34601d56e4158ba1d488089f50efdThu, 20 Jul 2017 22:58:30 GMTLOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on O.J. Simpson's parole hearing (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2a34601d56e4158ba1d488089f50efdFamily almost didn't go to creek before flooding killed 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91079528f3724cb09646107f6aa407aaFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:02:06 GMTCAVE CREEK, Ariz. (AP) — Maria Raya-Garcia almost didn't get the weekend off to celebrate her birthday beside a popular swimming hole in Arizona.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91079528f3724cb09646107f6aa407aa