FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:01:59 -07:00TV depiction of Colombia's only saint angers her devoteeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e84d1885992a4141b56d4e0667ef2a0eWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:06:09 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — For weeks, billboards on buses and television spots have been announcing what promises to be Colombia's next big prime-time sensation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e84d1885992a4141b56d4e0667ef2a0eRussia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a79195e3bc947daa856a6cc2beb85b9Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:52:23 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a79195e3bc947daa856a6cc2beb85b9The Latest: Ohio police officer is fired, turns himself inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c46e026e0a64841858ac23e505c076cWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:33:11 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c46e026e0a64841858ac23e505c076cCoast Guard official: Search for teens is 'active and open'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e8c592b1d1b44f2bebcf4a27462fdceWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:48:57 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters Wednesday, and a spokesman told news reporters the search for the boys is still "active and open."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e8c592b1d1b44f2bebcf4a27462fdceNASCAR penalizes Premium Motorsports for unattached weighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/637be3aa20ef468fbc52130fd4028547Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:42:33 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has penalized Premium Motorsports because an unattached weight fell off the car during practice last weekend at Indianapolis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/637be3aa20ef468fbc52130fd4028547Attorneys for accused church shooter want out of other caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9199f4951159412f9ff9d3ac47930e43Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:46:01 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Attorneys representing the man accused of killing nine people at a historic black church say they need to focus solely on his case until it goes to trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9199f4951159412f9ff9d3ac47930e43Universal Studios gives trip to class that helped principalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83a7025f229148a7b9653710c8a20b3cWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:51:17 GMTBETHLEHEM, N.H. (AP) — Universal Studios is donating a free vacation to all 42 seniors graduating from a New Hampshire high school after the class donated funds for a class trip to their principal, who was diagnosed with cancer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83a7025f229148a7b9653710c8a20b3cUN says too soon for new Syrian peace conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e39ccf12e98f465f82ecdc9e231bd8adWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:59:09 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. point man on Syria said Wednesday it's too soon for another peace conference in Geneva and invited Syrians to hold intensive preparatory talks on key issues including a political transition and fighting terrorism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e39ccf12e98f465f82ecdc9e231bd8adZimbabweans in lion hunt in court; kill was 'unethical'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcecb7f72d1b4d01842b1793131afddeWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:55:37 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A hunting guide and a farm owner appeared in court Wednesday on allegations they helped an American dentist kill a protected lion named Cecil, and the head of Zimbabwe's safari association said the big cat was unethically lured into the kill zone and denied "a chance of a fair chase."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcecb7f72d1b4d01842b1793131afddeTexas AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad2bafb8e1a34d11a71b99cc84a3865cWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:29:52 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Wednesday that his office has received video taken in a Planned Parenthood clinic he says is consistent with other stealthily recorded footage that has Republicans again taking on the biggest abortion provider in the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad2bafb8e1a34d11a71b99cc84a3865cLos Angeles leaders outlaw high-capacity gun magazineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71d8703f1064242a268a67a4be93b24Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:44:23 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Leaders in Los Angeles unanimously voted to ban the sale of high-capacity gun magazines, putting the city in the middle of the debate over national gun control following mass shootings nationwide and a boost in violent crime in some large cities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71d8703f1064242a268a67a4be93b24Charges dropped against Chinese woman in trade secrets casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff9b44594ce84e9784c93a53147cd076Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:33:28 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has dismissed charges against the wife of a Chinese billionaire who was accused of conspiring to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed companies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff9b44594ce84e9784c93a53147cd076GOP presses Planned Parenthood aid ban, faces long oddshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1a44dccce1e4d379678a89bec12081eWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:58:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans are pressing their fight to bar federal aid to Planned Parenthood, but likely opposition from at least one GOP senator illustrates how tough it will be for them to prevail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1a44dccce1e4d379678a89bec12081eNationals land Papelbon in trade, fall to Marlins 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84bd52cce3cd48fc9b0fc0472b1b5a57Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:20:27 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Washington Nationals have a new closer, landing All-Star Jonathan Papelbon from the Philadelphia Phillies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84bd52cce3cd48fc9b0fc0472b1b5a57The Latest: Sister says police video vindicates Ohio driverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75833477b03f4049b6057dd2e439b8c1Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:56:28 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75833477b03f4049b6057dd2e439b8c1Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3391f8c93984bfaac1d3823fad1bcf6Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:50:25 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted on murder charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday, adding that the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3391f8c93984bfaac1d3823fad1bcf6Taliban leader Mullah Omar, reclusive in life and deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c72ebefafe9d4d808df791e638e239c7Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:11:49 GMTMullah Mohammad Omar, the secretive head of the Taliban and an al-Qaida ally who led a bloody insurgency against U.S.-led forces, eluded capture for more than a decade in spite of being one of the most-hunted fugitives on Earth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c72ebefafe9d4d808df791e638e239c7Boeing gives Kennedy Center $20 million for major expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/838069e6bfcd4865ac41ba22d3a2a176Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:43:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aerospace giant Boeing Co. is giving the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts $20 million toward the center's expansion project.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/838069e6bfcd4865ac41ba22d3a2a176Cathay Pacific airliner makes emergency landing in Aleutianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e17d7d3b92841a39bbd7010638447cbWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:19:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 bound from Hong Kong to Los Angeles International Airport has diverted to a U.S. air base in the Aleutian Islands after smoke was detected on the aircraft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e17d7d3b92841a39bbd7010638447cbFrench, German tank makers sign tie-up agreementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9639eb89b09e4898813b33232132d978Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:20:51 GMTPARIS (AP) — French and German executives from two of Europe's leading armored vehicle makers signed a long-awaited merger deal Wednesday aimed at creating a new European champion in the $50 billion annual terrestrial defense market.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9639eb89b09e4898813b33232132d978Prosecutors charge teen with murder in death of 8-year-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c200839d52b0444081902425041cf102Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:23:07 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a 15-year-old boy with murder, kidnapping and sexual assault Wednesday in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c200839d52b0444081902425041cf102Traffic advisory sign briefly changed to anti-police messagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3745d378e24c7a837007477a17347cWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:10:19 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Public works officials say someone changed a message on a contractor's portable traffic advisory sign in west Baltimore to a profane anti-police quote.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3745d378e24c7a837007477a17347cDonald Trump to fly in for Women's British Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d613f133714149aa908f1325d95d0d4aWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:29:09 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Lizette Salas should be midway through her first round at the Women's British Open on Thursday morning when Donald Trump arrives via helicopter to expected fanfare at his Turnberry resort.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d613f133714149aa908f1325d95d0d4aColorado shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd14744914d442618ea5c01b1c66eb1eWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:24:16 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes came home on winter break from graduate school looking haggard and making odd facial expressions, and later expressed fears that he was failing as a neuroscientist, but his parents said Wednesday that they had no idea he was descending into mental illness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd14744914d442618ea5c01b1c66eb1eSoup kitchen offers free meal for return of Jesus statuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49dc5689b3cd4ecaa801b0aa1bd76f2bWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:07:36 GMTPAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — "Have you found Jesus?" That's what employees at a Rhode Island soup kitchen are asking after a religious statue disappeared from the kitchen's garden.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49dc5689b3cd4ecaa801b0aa1bd76f2bReport: Boy accused of strangling child had past troubleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9f787f716264855a2f305d6d718ba18Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:58:24 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy accused of strangling a 4-year-old boy had a history of disturbing behavior, including choking another child until the child turned blue in the face and carrying around dead farm animals, according to sheriff's deputies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9f787f716264855a2f305d6d718ba18The Latest: Mayor asks Cincinnati residents to be peacefulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec2a57a3765844869eb8fa060fa50d08Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:43:14 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec2a57a3765844869eb8fa060fa50d08Appeals court: Kansas abortion opponent must stand trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93b095e7f9e7499f9d6362a9ed3523d5Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:26:33 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial over a letter she sent to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93b095e7f9e7499f9d6362a9ed3523d5Zero-percent financing turns heads, but may not be best dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/531718a61d4b4b74a4dc1939ac9cf788Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:53:56 GMTDETROIT (AP) — When a car dealer offers to loan you the money to buy a car at zero interest, it gets your attention. Yet that cheap money might not be the best deal you can get.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/531718a61d4b4b74a4dc1939ac9cf788The Latest: Colorado theater shooter's mother fights tearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/508bde749ef74835952fd3c2c965d35dWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:38:47 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/508bde749ef74835952fd3c2c965d35dThe Latest: Colorado theater shooter's mother takes standhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaad0e8178594e969e84bdd80cccaecaWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:56:37 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaad0e8178594e969e84bdd80cccaecaThe Latest: Professional hunter granted bail in Zimbabwehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fb470f3495d4308bdce44131ef39d57Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:38:15 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fb470f3495d4308bdce44131ef39d57Advocates seek Vatican inquiry of Newark, NJ, archbishophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1e833fa771d4f9a9a9d29ae9cce6955Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:51:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Priests, nuns and canon lawyers who advocate for molestation victims urged Pope Francis on Wednesday to use the new Vatican tribunal he formed on negligent bishops to investigate the archbishop of Newark, New Jersey, who has long been accused of sheltering abusive priests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1e833fa771d4f9a9a9d29ae9cce6955Coast Guard investigating oil slick off California coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4546640a29544cf899c35cc3c6ed84fbWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:09:58 GMTGOLETA, Calif. (AP) — The Coast Guard is investigating a new oil slick off the Southern California coast about a dozen miles from where a broken pipeline spilled thousands of gallons of crude into the ocean in May.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4546640a29544cf899c35cc3c6ed84fbLawmakers poised to leave town with lots of work left undonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff9131ecca24420382d8cbac3d3d740eWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:28:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is on track to shore up federal highway aid and veterans' health care before heading out of town this week for its August recess, leaving an array of sticky issues unresolved that are sure to complicate an autumn agenda already groaning under the weight of indecision.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff9131ecca24420382d8cbac3d3d740eThe Latest: Indicted congressman rebuts corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d1be1071384996b67479f43776deadWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:22:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The latest developments surrounding the indictment of U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d1be1071384996b67479f43776deadHouse leadership outline ticket plans for Pope's speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3a124055629406b9b49179aba9d7878Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:49:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress will get one guest ticket for Pope Francis' speech in September and additional tickets to see the Pontiff on the West Front of the Capitol.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3a124055629406b9b49179aba9d7878Defending champion Andujar advances at Swiss Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b924db303c4e62a099a5d6f72849edWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:30:42 GMTGSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Defending champion Pablo Andujar of Spain advanced to the Swiss Open quarterfinals by beating Dusan Lajovic of Serbia 7-5, 6-2 on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b924db303c4e62a099a5d6f72849edFrance deploys riot police to bolster Calais securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48d77615e3c943fd9efc1423c20849ebWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:50:27 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — France deployed more than 100 riot police to Calais on Wednesday to bolster security as hundreds of migrants have been trying night after night to rush the railway tunnel leading to England — at times with fatal consequences.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48d77615e3c943fd9efc1423c20849ebFeds: Western New York man attempted to support IS grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53115174f56343379cd5b8baee48d43eWed, 29 Jul 2015 18:42:33 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York arrested on a charge of attempting to support the Islamic State group has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53115174f56343379cd5b8baee48d43eBoehner backs push to export US crude oilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78d4e1fd898645cf875fcef41ced9e61Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:14:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says he supports a push by U.S. oil companies to ship their crude oil overseas and lift a decades-long ban on exports.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78d4e1fd898645cf875fcef41ced9e61Feds accuse Philadelphia congressman Fattah of corruptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47972c2328e04e10ab7fbe6247c57c7bWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:01:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah paid off a campaign loan with charitable donations and federal grants, funneled campaign money to pay down his son's student loan debt and disguised a lobbyist's bribe as payment for a car he never sold, prosecutors said Wednesday in announcing a racketeering indictment against the congressman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47972c2328e04e10ab7fbe6247c57c7bProsecutors charge teen as adult in death of 8-year-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e33b6d964b44478b8584529dc39f20Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:18:23 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors said Wednesday they have charged a 15-year-old boy as an adult in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e33b6d964b44478b8584529dc39f20US agency says it is 'deeply concerned' about lion killhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8040855055240d089b4b2907d4baf07Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:21:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says it is ready to assist Zimbabwe in its investigation of an American dentist's killing of a protected African lion and will conduct its own probe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8040855055240d089b4b2907d4baf07Verlander outlasts Archer, Tigers beat Rays 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7670723420a448bafb86cf4a6622f80Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:06:11 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Justin Verlander outlasted Chris Archer for his first win this season and the Detroit Tigers avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7670723420a448bafb86cf4a6622f80Grain lower and livestock mostly higherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca2972a84f7e48bfad77a49330ce3a9cWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:41:42 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca2972a84f7e48bfad77a49330ce3a9cState Police: Bus in fatal crash hadn't registered for triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c0e4be1f17c47068b175d12b0de8349Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:24:42 GMTGREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A church bus that overturned near Indianapolis this week, killing a 6-year-old and injuring several others, lacked a required federal registration needed for its planned out-of-state trip, Indiana State Police said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c0e4be1f17c47068b175d12b0de8349Chicago man cleared after 17 years in prison shot deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ea711d4f1ef4b7fb5267d02d0b0abb8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:36:52 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who served 17 years in prison for murder before being cleared of the crime has been shot and killed almost three years after being released from prison, police said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ea711d4f1ef4b7fb5267d02d0b0abb8Indians avoid winless homestand, beat Royals 12-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd50ea137f7c4706831a31d4d254081cWed, 29 Jul 2015 19:24:32 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber took a shutout into the ninth, rookie Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer and had a career-high four RBIs, and the Indians avoided a winless homestand with a 12-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd50ea137f7c4706831a31d4d254081cFed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a769385da3ba49e4abf61dc05d23e727Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:07:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve appears on track to raise interest rates later this year but signaled Wednesday that it wants to see further economic gains and higher inflation before doing so.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a769385da3ba49e4abf61dc05d23e727