FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:42:20 -07:00O say can you breathe? Fireworks pollute air, study sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfbca5fa458b47c095c410214cb8f398Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:12:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — July Fourth fireworks fill the skies with more than sparkling bursts of color. A study says they spew pollution, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfbca5fa458b47c095c410214cb8f398Yemen fighting allows 1,200 prisoners to fleehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d8cf45167ee49468b3d9084a587edf7Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:03:01 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni security official says some 1,200 inmates fled a prison in a southwestern city after guards deserted their posts amid fierce fighting between Shiite rebels and their opponents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d8cf45167ee49468b3d9084a587edf7Trump's pageant woes mount with TV and contestant drop-outshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db40c3f15aba4b5da21e51f77e624151Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:04:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fallout from Donald Trump's remarks about immigrants from Mexico continued Tuesday as a TV company backed by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim said it was scrapping a project in development with the outspoken mogul, and Mexico announced it won't be sending a contestant to the Miss Universe contest, which Trump partly owns.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db40c3f15aba4b5da21e51f77e624151Rights group says airstrikes in Yemen killed many civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2279b9d2644d4dbdc9a149efcbe2d1Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:34:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Airstrikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition on Saada City in northern Yemen which is controlled by Shiite rebels killed dozens of civilians in an apparent violation of the laws of war, Human Rights Watch said in a report Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2279b9d2644d4dbdc9a149efcbe2d1Woman, 75, survived for days on pond water after Texas crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97b4a74b5386474b8cdb5d108c6c2f50Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:51:07 GMTSEYMOUR, Texas (AP) — A 75-year-old woman says she couldn't walk after crashing her car into a ravine in North Texas, but survived for two days after pulling herself through a broken windshield and soaking her T-shirt in a nearby pond to get water.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97b4a74b5386474b8cdb5d108c6c2f50Wimbledon champions advance with ease; Bouchard, Halep outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/941cc91b21ab40abaf6a4982ddd7f22bTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:28:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — It looked all too easy for the champions at the All England Club. It was another story, though, for one of last year's finalists and for one of the highest seeded women in the draw.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/941cc91b21ab40abaf6a4982ddd7f22bCIA failing to recruit and promote minorities, study findshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a7918f13d8460d9722d678194e1698Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:47:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA is failing to hire and promote enough minorities despite years of vowing to do so, Director John Brennan said Tuesday, announcing a new effort to tackle the problem of a largely white workforce whose lack of diversity he says is undercutting the spy agency's intelligence mission.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a7918f13d8460d9722d678194e1698Lawsuit challenges governor's religious objections orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2c37237ff074cabbd4ec45a872c5b25Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:06:33 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's executive order that aims to give special protections to people who oppose same-sex marriage is unconstitutional and should be thrown out, gay rights advocates argue in a lawsuit filed Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2c37237ff074cabbd4ec45a872c5b25Greeks struggle with daily grind as foreigners head to beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8904a157a3c4e89bc3a78bcd9e158c8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:11:34 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Gamal Takaway has turned up the hustle, to no avail. The popular waiter who goes by the nickname Jimmy often steps out into the pedestrian street in front of the Taverna Plaka restaurant to cajole strollers into taking a table. But even his epic charm has failed since the Greek government shut the nation's banks and imposed strict capital controls over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8904a157a3c4e89bc3a78bcd9e158c8Man admits he conspired to traffic threatened turtle specieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/528b14e727ea4a02a887c335a359c792Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:53:25 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has admitted he kept turtles considered threatened under state law at his home and shipped them to buyers by tying the animals live in tube socks and packing them in boxes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/528b14e727ea4a02a887c335a359c792OxyContin maker bows out of meeting on harder-to-abuse drughttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5bea628971547c5905dc711ceeb06c1Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:26:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The makers of the potent painkiller OxyContin have pulled out of a federal meeting scheduled for next week to review the company's harder-to-abuse version of the much-debated drug.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5bea628971547c5905dc711ceeb06c1Trove of evidence turned over in case of Freddie Gray deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5cb39cde2204e7aa8df71c89e1d27f6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:13:43 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Prosecutors have turned over a massive trove of medical records, emails and other evidence to attorneys representing six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, the first public glimpse of the threads the state is using to weave together its case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5cb39cde2204e7aa8df71c89e1d27f6Stephen Curry overtakes LeBron James for NBA's top jerseyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9eb4ab611fb4e8088ef090796567617Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:51:09 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry has surpassed LeBron James for the most popular jersey in the NBA.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9eb4ab611fb4e8088ef090796567617The Latest: EU talks to focus on new plan for Greecehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b935ced601204957ac9110cf9cb105f6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:55:37 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b935ced601204957ac9110cf9cb105f6France's Orange prepares possible split from Israeli partnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af5fd5c79324af9abd69d101f7d20f9Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:50:29 GMTPARIS (AP) — French telecommunications group Orange has reached a deal with its Israeli partner that could lead the way to their split, amid controversy and growing calls for companies to boycott Israel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af5fd5c79324af9abd69d101f7d20f9The Latest: Eurozone teleconference over; another due Wedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d2c526a3b114bc081635add74e9fa68Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:25:49 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d2c526a3b114bc081635add74e9fa68First lady promotes career and technical educationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7221acd256954e0ea3b0454a6ed7a085Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:27:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is telling students a high school diploma is not enough to compete in the global economy, but a college degree is not the only option.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7221acd256954e0ea3b0454a6ed7a085The Latest: EU official: 'regrettable' no new bailout Greekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dd4519044a7484bab04f82715fd2af7Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:37:19 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dd4519044a7484bab04f82715fd2af7Suspect handed preliminary charges of murder, terrorism over beheading at French gas factoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90e57d81090949b2a7c22edd35fc6e71Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:39:48 GMTPARIS (AP) — Suspect handed preliminary charges of murder, terrorism over beheading at French gas factory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90e57d81090949b2a7c22edd35fc6e71David Hackett Fischer wins $100K award for military writinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b576164457aa414f967a4be75d12998cTue, 30 Jun 2015 18:36:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Historian David Hackett Fischer has won a $100,000 award for military writing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b576164457aa414f967a4be75d12998cGOP's Jeb Bush to release 33 years of personal tax returnshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db7f051604d54ce7bca1c2f9f22a4fc5Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:22:48 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush is releasing a third of a century of his personal income tax returns, a record disclosure for presidential candidates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db7f051604d54ce7bca1c2f9f22a4fc5Hit-and-run case against UFC ex-champ Jon Jones stallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70995f9606dd4a9794b0e7b4e2deea49Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:19:17 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque hit-and-run case against former UFC champion fighter Jon "Bones" Jones has stalled due to a delay in obtaining records, prosecutors said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70995f9606dd4a9794b0e7b4e2deea49Complaint: Family detention can lead to psychological harmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8861c01fdd454144918e7e6183cc69c6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:48:01 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Detaining immigrant women and children who may have fled violence in their home country "creates or exacerbates" psychological trauma, according to a complaint filed Tuesday by immigrant rights groups with the Department of Homeland Security.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8861c01fdd454144918e7e6183cc69c6Nielsen's top programs for June 22-28http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd3e5b3efd0e45a3a1dfb2becc97d2a2Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:36:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 22-28. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd3e5b3efd0e45a3a1dfb2becc97d2a2Embattled rebel flag reassessed at Georgia's Stone Mountainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5b99423b62e402c84c5eb437b3b58c5Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:34:34 GMTATLANTA (AP) — At Georgia's iconic Stone Mountain — where the Confederacy is enshrined in a giant bas-relief sculpture, the Ku Klux Klan once held notorious cross-burnings and large Confederate flags still wave prominently — officials are considering what to do about those flags.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5b99423b62e402c84c5eb437b3b58c5Disney picks McCarthy as CFO; names Mayer as strategy chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d250f92a23b43aa857396b147c74250Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:39:33 GMTBURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Disney named its treasurer, Christine McCarthy, as its new chief financial officer, replacing Jay Rasulo, a longtime executive who announced he was resigning earlier this month after it became apparent he would not likely be elevated to CEO.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d250f92a23b43aa857396b147c74250Late Oregon teen among 18 to win Carnegie Medal for heroismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6168adc5a310444a9c5d5031b32d7d66Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:54:10 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A 16-year-old Oregon boy who drowned while trying unsuccessfully to save his younger brother's life is one of 18 people to be honored with a Carnegie Medal for heroism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6168adc5a310444a9c5d5031b32d7d66Woman sues, says police forced her to remove scarfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7508fa36050248a5b09ffbf12e65e8d8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:21:21 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — A Muslim woman is suing a Michigan police department, saying her rights were violated when she was ordered to remove a headscarf for a mugshot after her arrest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7508fa36050248a5b09ffbf12e65e8d8Judge blocks new Florida law that delays abortions 24 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f15c50b936c84a2c9c990fcc5ae80542Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:02:19 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge is blocking a new state law that requires women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f15c50b936c84a2c9c990fcc5ae80542Suspect handed preliminary charges over beheading in Francehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbad54479444cbbb2b52954efe5ee28Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:47:04 GMTPARIS (AP) — A man with suspected ties to Islamic State extremists who is accused of beheading his boss at a French gas factory has been handed preliminary charges of murder and terrorism ties.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbad54479444cbbb2b52954efe5ee28Appeals court: Former BP engineer should get new trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f156937cd67b40bd855efcc587131901Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:48:49 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former BP engineer is entitled to a new trial on an obstruction of justice charge stemming from an investigation of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f156937cd67b40bd855efcc587131901Federal report faults police actions during Ferguson unresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6938bb4394e3424995cb9e7a0a4d64e6Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:25:45 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Police antagonized crowds who gathered to protest in Ferguson after Michael Brown's death last summer, violated free-speech rights and made it difficult to hold officers accountable, according to a Justice Department report that found across-the-board flaws in law enforcement's response.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6938bb4394e3424995cb9e7a0a4d64e6Red wolf reintroductions halted while changes consideredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78dfdf8305324fe5a8ece55a5516df80Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:30:27 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal officials said Tuesday that they won't release any more endangered red wolves in eastern North Carolina while they study the viability of the only wild population of the species.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78dfdf8305324fe5a8ece55a5516df80Angry protesters whitewash rainbow flag on West Bank barrierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5da7a08d8d964ee8adb194028222d97bTue, 30 Jun 2015 18:14:39 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian protesters whitewashed a rainbow flag of gay rights that was painted by a Palestinian artist on six slabs of the West Bank separation barrier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5da7a08d8d964ee8adb194028222d97bReport: Border Patrol should add 350 internal investigatorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f0447f9187143919095d56a1b0c5366Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:13:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A Homeland Security advisory panel is recommending that Customs and Border Protection more than double the number of internal affairs investigators.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f0447f9187143919095d56a1b0c5366Same-sex marriage fight turns to clerk who refuse licenseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b831a34ffd56446c9f2c680fcaf1b0e1Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:12:00 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis shut her blinds when she arrived at work Tuesday, blocking the view of several dozen rainbow-clad protesters outside her office who chanted "do your job" and carried signs that read "You Don't Own Marriage."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b831a34ffd56446c9f2c680fcaf1b0e1United Airlines investing $30 million in biofuels producerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af90e2cf231b49e49c2436f26984c3aaTue, 30 Jun 2015 18:34:49 GMTUnited Airlines says it is investing $30 million in a biofuels company to reduce its vulnerability to oil-price shocks and limits on carbon emissions from planes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af90e2cf231b49e49c2436f26984c3aaOfficial: Prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escapehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ab6d445c2e14c22aeebaf89470a33ffTue, 30 Jun 2015 18:37:42 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other staff members amid a widening internal investigation into how the inmates pulled off the daring escape, a state official said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ab6d445c2e14c22aeebaf89470a33ffGreece hits new low as bailout to expire, default loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb00954a6fe4410cb3e160813b23616dTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:35:47 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss on Tuesday, when the bailout program it has relied on for five years was set to expire and the country was due to become the first developed nation to miss a payment to the International Monetary Fund.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb00954a6fe4410cb3e160813b23616dDrug and device firms paid $6.5B to care providershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c172ee194ef4c749546770425660819Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:38:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The government says drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals nearly $6.5 billion last year, from research grants to free lunches and junkets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c172ee194ef4c7495467704256608192 years after spying flap, US, Brazil seek to turn the pagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d3b2c44add1418e8732038a35ba8ce7Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:14:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two years after revelations about U.S. spying frayed ties between their countries, President Barack Obama and visiting Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff publicly closed that chapter Tuesday, declaring that the relationship between the U.S. and Brazil is on an upward swing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d3b2c44add1418e8732038a35ba8ce7California governor signs strict school vaccine legislationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7919944b08f4cfa8da64b6dfa24be97Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:33:47 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown wasted no time Tuesday in signing a contentious California bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country following an outbreak of measles at Disneyland late last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7919944b08f4cfa8da64b6dfa24be97US opening market to Argentina, Brazil beef importshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d22189d962447eb8a49d9968578e665Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:21:59 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina and Brazil are greeting news that they will soon be able to export fresh beef into the United States after a longtime ban.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d22189d962447eb8a49d9968578e665Fox News launching real estate programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da18155a3bb14e28ba911b1e3334586dTue, 30 Jun 2015 18:13:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Watch out, HGTV. Fox News Channel is getting into the real estate television business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da18155a3bb14e28ba911b1e3334586dEurogroup chief says 'it would be crazy to extend' Greek program under current circumstanceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9101bcb090c4ab2be0285a00fb4e5acTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:06:08 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Eurogroup chief says 'it would be crazy to extend' Greek program under current circumstances.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9101bcb090c4ab2be0285a00fb4e5acJudge blocks new Florida law that delays abortions 1 dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac6adae1443c44359eddcfde4f57897cTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:20:05 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge is blocking a new state law that requires women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac6adae1443c44359eddcfde4f57897cThe Latest: Euro chief says 'crazy to extend' Greek bailouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab01df0036cd4216a46309d5abcbbe83Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:16:03 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab01df0036cd4216a46309d5abcbbe83US stocks rebound from slump as investors follow Greek dramahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72c3d25b2be04ec6907194626a33f73eTue, 30 Jun 2015 18:53:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gained on Tuesday afternoon, rebounding from big losses a day earlier, as investors followed the latest negotiations between the Greek government and its creditors. Greece's international bailout program was set to expire later in the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72c3d25b2be04ec6907194626a33f73eState Department to release Clinton emails on Tuesday nighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c05c9fb9b5d5494285e7c0ebcb804ec8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:19:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department plans to make about 3,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's correspondence publically available on Tuesday evening.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c05c9fb9b5d5494285e7c0ebcb804ec8EU official: no deal for Greece, talks to focus Wed on new plan after bailout expireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73c6f01c91c74036949ac85710a389f3Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:47:30 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — EU official: no deal for Greece, talks to focus Wed on new plan after bailout expires.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73c6f01c91c74036949ac85710a389f3