FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:47:10 -07:00Several wildfires blackening dry California's golden hillshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb9d9fb56c464e829d3a41322b5cbc15Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:54:26 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blackened the golden hills of California on Friday, egged on by bone-dry vegetation, triple-digit temperatures and gusting winds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb9d9fb56c464e829d3a41322b5cbc15U2 welcomes the Clintons, Springsteen at New York showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479698665c554989ae4a1a246f641267Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:04:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — For its last of eight shows at Madison Square Garden, U2 welcomed some very famous guests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479698665c554989ae4a1a246f641267SNL stars Armisen, Meyers, Hader reunite for parody serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f73cb765395d44b5a364362aca952d41Sat, 01 Aug 2015 05:16:49 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Friday 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/f73cb765395d44b5a364362aca952d41Farm owner thought vehicle was fine before hayride crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f4a4b5339a40beb7149b4412c82626Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:30:15 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The owner of a farm where a teenager was killed on a Halloween-themed hayride last fall said he never would have allowed a vehicle with mechanical problems to haul people on the attraction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f4a4b5339a40beb7149b4412c82626Daniel Wu's martial arts TV series premieres in Nov. on AMChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a3319ced68f4077b4314c987b7c3610Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:39:22 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hong Kong movie star Daniel Wu is bringing martial arts back to TV in the U.S. with his upcoming series "Into the Badlands," premiering Nov. 19 on AMC.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a3319ced68f4077b4314c987b7c3610Guillermo racing in Pacific, remains far from Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbba69793b1b4908ab9ac88d7e357586Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:52:52 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Guillermo continues to race west-northwest but remains far away from Hawaii deep in the Pacific.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbba69793b1b4908ab9ac88d7e357586AP Sportlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e336384b9f34db5aedd412d41fc3c6dSat, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:57 GMT1864 — The first Travers Stakes at Saratoga is won by Kentucky, a horse that scores 20 consecutive victories.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e336384b9f34db5aedd412d41fc3c6dWalker, Cruz lead Mariners to 6-1 win over Twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebfc877a1467443ba14842558234b4d4Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:41:29 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A tough season forced the Seattle Mariners to become sellers at the trade deadline. Taijuan Walker then showed why the future looks promising.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebfc877a1467443ba14842558234b4d4Judge gives lender 60 days to buy former presidential yachthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ca652214297477ea56c2cb0795049a4Sat, 01 Aug 2015 01:48:45 GMTDOVER, Del. (AP) — Frustrated with years of legal wrangling, a Delaware judge has given a lender 60 days to decide whether to buy the former presidential yacht Sequoia, which lies rotting in a Virginia shipyard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ca652214297477ea56c2cb0795049a41st legal medical pot sold in Nevada 15 years after approvalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f14461d8a1348a587b911bf3c01b93fSat, 01 Aug 2015 02:44:31 GMTSPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Fifteen years after Nevadans voted to legalize it, medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in a strip mall about 5 miles east of downtown Reno.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f14461d8a1348a587b911bf3c01b93fGreinke, Dodgers beat Angels 5-3 with Guerrero's go-ahead HRhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c42aa6c84f44a77bc8ffaeed0e6544eSat, 01 Aug 2015 05:09:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke won his fifth straight decision, Howie Kendrick homered in his first game against his former team, and the Dodgers beat the Angels 5-3 Friday night in the opening game of the Freeway Series.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c42aa6c84f44a77bc8ffaeed0e6544eFirefighter killed battling blaze in California foresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d36644422b794ed9ba6c61d160f0b793Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:31:31 GMTALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. Forest Service firefighter from South Dakota has been killed battling one of more than a dozen wildfires raging across California, Forest Service officials said Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d36644422b794ed9ba6c61d160f0b793Pacific trade ministers fail to reach deal in Hawaii talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa14a7a224f94f78bd0b9ed6df77460fSat, 01 Aug 2015 05:06:43 GMTLAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa14a7a224f94f78bd0b9ed6df77460fSalazar gives up 1 hit in 8 innings as Indians beat A'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4122d565def4c3ab12739158a771eaaSat, 01 Aug 2015 04:51:30 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Danny Salazar pitched eight innings of one-hit ball, Michael Bourn doubled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Friday night for their third straight win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4122d565def4c3ab12739158a771eaaCastillo, Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b498c0c4f9b14e029f16a7936b927d5fSat, 01 Aug 2015 04:28:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Wellington Castillo and Jake Lamb homered to open the 10th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Houston Astros 6-4 Friday night for their season-high sixth straight win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b498c0c4f9b14e029f16a7936b927d5fColumn: Baseball plays parity game as well as any sporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2d4cac6e8d446aaf9433e881bf0223Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:17:54 GMTThe Houston Astros are loading up for a pennant race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2d4cac6e8d446aaf9433e881bf0223Mets add hitting help, trade for Tigers OF Cespedeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aff75802c58a47aca70b81c930f19ea4Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:05:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes put on a scintillating show at Citi Field while winning the Home Run Derby two years ago. Now he has two months to power the New York Mets into the playoffs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aff75802c58a47aca70b81c930f19ea4Judge blocks release of recordings by anti-abortion grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd9925036ba34194be136b74f13ee8f3Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:50:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge on Friday blocked the release of any recordings made at meetings of an abortion providers' association by an anti-abortion group that previously revealed secretly recorded videos of a Planned Parenthood leader.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd9925036ba34194be136b74f13ee8f3Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a63f4763ea7d4ddbb3a513c171909d3cSat, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:07 GMTToday is Saturday, August 1, the 213th day of 2015. There are 152 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a63f4763ea7d4ddbb3a513c171909d3cJones, Machado HRs rally Orioles past Tigers 8-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194808ef61d747f38e3da03ba63bd417Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:49:47 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Adam Jones and Manny Machado homered, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied from a six-run deficit to beat the trade-ravaged Detroit Tigers 8-7 Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194808ef61d747f38e3da03ba63bd417At a Glance: A look at Hillary Clinton's medical backgroundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b69e550bd244ece904c53e740bd3349Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:23:15 GMTDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton released a letter from her doctor Friday that declared her to be in "excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b69e550bd244ece904c53e740bd3349Teixeira homers from both sides as Yanks rout White Sox 13-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bdaa69deb7045ef91121c5788babe50Sat, 01 Aug 2015 05:33:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Mark Teixeira is on a hot streak, and it doesn't seem to matter whether he's swinging right- or left-handed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bdaa69deb7045ef91121c5788babe50John Isner advances to Atlanta Open semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceb2239413e843c1b9702d70d8bf8915Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:05:37 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner ran his Atlanta Open winning streak to 10 matches Friday, riding his big serve to a 7-6 (4), 6-4 victory over Ricardis Berankis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceb2239413e843c1b9702d70d8bf8915US trade rep: Pacific ministers make headway in Hawaii talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c4ced8f44684d1bbcc7867bead9a61bSat, 01 Aug 2015 02:46:19 GMTLAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — U.S Trade Rep. Michael Froman says trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations made significant progress during their four-day meeting in Hawaii and will continue talks in the future.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c4ced8f44684d1bbcc7867bead9a61bZimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being soughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c8db64a491465e8d0c00156c8ce940Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:41:20 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe will seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international outrage, a Cabinet minister said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c8db64a491465e8d0c00156c8ce940Kerry off to Mideast with Egypt, Iran deal, Syria on agendahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6a9609869714e8bbed3eef37590204dSat, 01 Aug 2015 03:01:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry headed to the Middle East on Friday for security talks in Egypt and discussions in Qatar with Arab foreign ministers whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal struck with Iran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6a9609869714e8bbed3eef37590204dDonaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de8e5e83cd9463e92e6e3d2859d03aeSat, 01 Aug 2015 02:46:33 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat Kansas City 7-6 on Friday night as Johnny Cueto failed to get a decision in his Royals' debut.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de8e5e83cd9463e92e6e3d2859d03aeUS Forest Service reports a firefighter has been killed battling 1 of California's wildfireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b5bb299a28347caacf4f2ecf4bf366fSat, 01 Aug 2015 03:57:58 GMTALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — US Forest Service reports a firefighter has been killed battling 1 of California's wildfires.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b5bb299a28347caacf4f2ecf4bf366fKerry to push Malaysia on human trafficking during visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d0757429f654746afcf9d96e223803fSat, 01 Aug 2015 03:16:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry will push Malaysia to redouble its efforts against human trafficking during an upcoming visit for regional security talks, a senior State Department official said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d0757429f654746afcf9d96e223803fNapoli home run helps Red Sox beat Rays 7-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16d050f125ff4edd8752e052642aa3baSat, 01 Aug 2015 02:32:32 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox held onto Mike Napoli at the trading deadline, and he responded a few hours later with a two-run homer off the top of the Green Monster that led Boston over the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16d050f125ff4edd8752e052642aa3baBattery charge against Bills coach Kromer droppedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e817482fca4eca889cfad78422b8caSat, 01 Aug 2015 01:50:43 GMTFORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors say they've dropped a battery charge against Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer, who was accused of punching a boy in the face for using his beach chairs in Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e817482fca4eca889cfad78422b8caMets get Cespedes at trade deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dfe470c89974285b9217e099e25b634Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:04:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dfe470c89974285b9217e099e25b634This Date In Baseballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49488a2307ed4fccbb24ce20e48d7dd7Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:57 GMT1906 — The "Hitless Wonder" Chicago White Sox began their AL record 19-game winning streak with a 3-0 win over Boston. The record would be tied by the 1947 New York Yankees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49488a2307ed4fccbb24ce20e48d7dd7Fan favorite Flores homers in 12th, Mets beat Nationals 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f8056c5bd994575bc130855c1ad2810Sat, 01 Aug 2015 05:17:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores gave Mets fans one more reason to fall for him — this time with his bat as well as his heart.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f8056c5bd994575bc130855c1ad2810APNewsBreak: Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/712da89c2b7048e5916674b049b8ee5eSat, 01 Aug 2015 04:33:15 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in an SS-led unit, saying Friday that the 96-year-old is not fit for trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/712da89c2b7048e5916674b049b8ee5eNews Guide: Super PAC backing Cruz gets $10 million donationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9de130d17fbe42a1b68b6befaf273a79Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:00:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly all of the contenders for president are encouraging their deep-pocketed donors to give not just to their campaigns, but to groups known as super PACs as well.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9de130d17fbe42a1b68b6befaf273a79Base-loaded walks lift Padres over Marlins 8-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abe4485e9eee4c59a1d2bd429977eee7Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:20:08 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A.J. Ramos forced home the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded, four-pitch walk in the 11th inning, Jedd Gyorko added a two-run single and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 8-3 Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abe4485e9eee4c59a1d2bd429977eee7'Gut-wrenching' decision: Search for teens suspendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae00e0e0dd1246f9b2f29c4d29859128Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:42:31 GMTOPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — After hundreds of rescue workers fanned out across a massive swath of the Atlantic for a full week, the Coast Guard's search for two teenage fishermen ended Friday, a heart-rending decision for families so convinced the boys could be alive they're pressing on with their own hunt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae00e0e0dd1246f9b2f29c4d29859128Carpenter homers again as Cardinals beat Rockies 7-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a76f58f9a6e4a29b52c5db1238b6078Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:39:21 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter homered for the third time in two games, Michael Wacha pitched seven crisp innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-0 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a76f58f9a6e4a29b52c5db1238b6078Hammel, Rizzo lead Cubs past Brewers 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03c2eb7f38bf4c96bbab1ad32937668bSat, 01 Aug 2015 03:59:15 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Jason Hammel beat Milwaukee for the seventh consecutive decision with his first win in almost two months and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Chicago Cubs past the rebuilding Brewers 4-1 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03c2eb7f38bf4c96bbab1ad32937668bSeveral wildfires blacken dry California's golden hillshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44f6d8a5be3244f8bd2da0c18965299dSat, 01 Aug 2015 05:28:45 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blackening the golden hills of California grew deadly Friday, killing a firefighter on the far northern end of the state while triggering the evacuations of hundreds of people elsewhere.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44f6d8a5be3244f8bd2da0c18965299dTrooper in Sandra Bland arrest had been disciplinedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6dae5b6359645068274e3a2cbd4f5b0Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:28:23 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was once cautioned about "unprofessional conduct" in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper, according to documents released Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6dae5b6359645068274e3a2cbd4f5b0Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7900f4063bf440aca0e4fa6bc0acb806Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:06:46 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants' first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7900f4063bf440aca0e4fa6bc0acb806McCutchen homers, Pirates' bullpen holds a 5-4 win over Redshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b235136a452548d59bf4cbc4b534a926Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:38:56 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit another homer at Great American Ball Park, and Pittsburgh's rebuilt bullpen was shaky but delivered on Friday night, holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b235136a452548d59bf4cbc4b534a926LEADING OFF: Hamels in Texas debut, Cespedes slugs for Metshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aec7a5d54364b1b9ae826b1e966e3b6Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:33:05 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues Saturday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aec7a5d54364b1b9ae826b1e966e3b6Original sound of Japan emperor's war-end speech releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3f9809340b54be6816154e9ad059fbaSat, 01 Aug 2015 05:10:49 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The 4 ½-minute speech that has reverberated throughout Japan's modern history since it was delivered by Emperor Hirohito at the end of World War II has come back to life in digital form.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3f9809340b54be6816154e9ad059fbaChina's manufacturing shows zero growth in Julyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caf6c917273a484c8c3d190f29abab51Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:08:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's manufacturing recorded no growth in July, in a sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy, according to data released by an industry group on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caf6c917273a484c8c3d190f29abab51Pacific trade ministers announce progress in Hawaii talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c283e1170d4447d1b68b3a835b6b9c70Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:56:04 GMTLAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations made significant progress this week toward a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c283e1170d4447d1b68b3a835b6b9c70Brown, Howard lead Phillies over Braves 9-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8eed609f33c4fe1b6ec9a6ee258a734Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:25:06 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Domonic Brown hit a two-run homer and Ryan Howard drove in four runs, helping David Buchanan and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-3 Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8eed609f33c4fe1b6ec9a6ee258a734Kennedy watches wife give birth on FaceTime, then pitcheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb2b82062794fa8932876b98e032d94Sat, 01 Aug 2015 04:43:04 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Ian Kennedy expected to miss Friday's start against the Miami Marlins to be with his wife Allison, who was in labor with their fourth child.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb2b82062794fa8932876b98e032d94