FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Jul 2014 12:14:02 -0700Nibali set to win Tour, with 2 Frenchmen on podium, France (AP) — Finally cracking broad smiles after weeks of no-nonsense racing, Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France with another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday.JAMEY KEATENsSportsTour de FranceMen's sportsRoad cyclingMen's cyclingCyclingEventsFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 18:30:36 GMTFast food workers vow civil disobedience PARK, Ill. (AP) — Fast food workers from across the country have voted in suburban Chicago to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation by including civil disobedience.aBusinessGeneral newsWages and salariesPersonnelHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 19:07:03 GMTIncubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs, N.Y. (AP) — A physicist from Armenia, a juice-maker from Bermuda and a Burmese sushi chef are crafting new careers in agriculture under a program that applies the business incubator model to farming.MARY ESCHaBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleAgricultureEntrepreneurshipIndustriesCareersNew YorkIthacaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 16:48:00 GMTObama plays golf with ESPN hosts, Md. (AP) — President Barack Obama is playing golf at a private club in Maryland with the hosts of ESPN's "Pardon the Interruption."DARLENE SUPERVILLEaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSportsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleUnited StatesMarylandNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:58:52 GMTDA: 2 more guns found at hospital shooter's home (AP) — Authorities have found two more guns at the home of a man suspected of killing his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:35:47 GMTNo ticket for Shrek over loud musical, chief says, N.H. (AP) — A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket."aGeneral newsOdditiesPortsmouthNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:16:17 GMTAndujar, Monaco advance to Swiss Open final, Switzerland (AP) — Unseeded pair Pablo Andujar and Juan Monaco advanced Saturday to the Swiss Open title match.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSwitzerlandMonacoWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 18:01:43 GMTArizona execution renews debate over methods FRANCISCO (AP) — A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.PAUL ELIASaGeneral newsDeath penalty controversyNational courtsState legislatureCriminal punishmentMedical ethicsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryLegislatureState governmentsHealth issuesHealthCorrectional systemsUnited StatesArizonaCaliforniaNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:53:43 GMTPope goes to stronghold of Naples-area mobsters, Italy (AP) — Pope Francis has traveled to a southern Italian stronghold of a clan of mobsters who poisoned local farmlands by dumping illicitly trafficked toxic waste.iGeneral newsReligionSocial affairsItalyNaplesWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 17:35:32 GMTGOP works to avert Senate upset in Georgia, Ga. (AP) — Republicans are on the offensive in the opening days of Georgia's Senate campaign, hammering Democrat Michelle Nunn as a rubber stamp for President Barack Obama and questioning her resume as a non-profit executive — the very experience that anchors her appeal as a moderate who gets things done without partisan wrangling.BILL BARROWCHRISTINA A. CASSIDYaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureState legislaturePolitical partiesState governmentsPolitical organizationsUnited StatesAthensGeorgiaNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:58:31 GMTHamas official says group rejects Israel's proposed four-hour extension of Gaza war truce CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas official says group rejects Israel's proposed four-hour extension of Gaza war truce.iGeneral newsWar and unrestIsraelGaza StripMiddle EastPalestinian territories, 26 Jul 2014 18:25:10 GMTCustody death to mar NYC mayor's return from Italy (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his family are wrapping up a whirlwind vacation in his ancestral homeland of Italy, complete with cheering crowds, paparazzi and, yes, even proof Italians do eat pizza with a knife and fork.FRANCES D'EMILIOJONATHAN LEMIREiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsRace and ethnicityHispanicsAfrican-AmericansLocal governmentsSocial issuesSocial affairsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:41:25 GMTKey dates in ex-Virginia governor corruption case look at some of the key events in the corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. McDonnell served as governor from January 2010 to January 2014.The Associated PressaGeneral newsCorporate legal affairsPolitical corruptionCrimeCorporate newsBusinessLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 16:39:31 GMTIsrael extends truce as Gaza death toll over 1,000 HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel on Saturday extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours, the longest lull in 19 days of Israel-Hamas fighting, as a Gaza health official said the overall number of Palestinians killed surpassed 1,000.KARIN LAUBIAN DEITCHiGeneral newsTerritorial disputesWar and unrestBlockadesWar casualtiesGovernment and politicsInternational relationsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle East, 26 Jul 2014 17:43:58 GMTVideo shows smiling American bomber in Syria (AP) — An al-Qaida-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country's civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going to heaven.BASSEM MROUEiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsCivil warsRebellions and uprisingsWar casualtiesTerrorismImprovised explosivesPolitical activismGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesSyriaTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 17:27:50 GMTOhio State to form task force after band scandal, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says a task force will be formed to help bring changes after the firing of its celebrated marching band's director amid allegations he ignored rampant sexual harassment.aBusinessGeneral newsEducationSocial affairsSex in societySocial issuesOhioColumbusUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:29:34 GMTUK man freed 5 months after Yemen kidnapping (AP) — The U.K. says a British man kidnapped in Yemen has been released safely after five months in captivity.iGeneral newsHostage situationsKidnappingCrimeUnited KingdomYemenSanaaWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle East, 26 Jul 2014 18:43:37 GMTGifts, favors listed in former governor's case look at the gifts and loans former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, received from businessman Jonnie Williams, and some of the favors they did for him and his company dietary supplement company, according to court papers:The Associated PressaGeneral newsScienceVacation homesAccommodationsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentResidential real estateLifestyleTravelProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessLeisure travelVirginiaRichmondUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:43:37 GMTBrowns fans flock to see Johnny Football, Ohio (AP) — They came to see what he's all about, to see if Johnny Football can be the one to lead the Browns back to glory.TOM WITHERSsSportsCollege footballFootballCollege sportsProfessional footballOhioClevelandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:56:05 GMT2 guns found at hospital shooting suspect's home (AP) — Authorities found two more guns at the home of a man suspected of fatally shooting his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist in suburban Philadelphia before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back.MARYCLAIRE DALEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeGun politicsViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:48:54 GMTTV team: Actor, detective role paired for 25 years ANGELES (AP) — British actor David Suchet has spent a quarter-century bringing to life a certain fussy Belgian sleuth with a mustache as impeccable as his intellect and crime-solving skills.LYNN ELBERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentPerforming artsBooks and literature, 26 Jul 2014 18:32:18 GMTHamas rejects 4-hour Gaza war truce extension HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — A Hamas official says the group has rejected a four-hour extension of a humanitarian truce proposed by Israel.KARIN LAUBIAN DEITCHiGeneral newsWar and unrestTerritorial disputesBlockadesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle EastWest BankEuropeParisFranceWestern Europe, 26 Jul 2014 18:33:55 GMTGiants acquire righty Jake Peavy from Red Sox FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants boosted their rotation for the stretch run by acquiring right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsSports transactionsProfessional baseballSports businessBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoFresnoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:32:07 GMT3 rockets hit Israel as Hamas rejects Gaza truce (AP) — The Israeli military says three rockets have been fired from Gaza at Israel despite a proposed extension of a humanitarian truce in the Gaza war.KARIN LAUBIAN DEITCHiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsTerritorial disputesBlockadesInternational relationsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle EastWest BankJerusalemParisFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 18:50:12 GMTEgypt to try 20 suspected in terrorist attacks (AP) — Egypt's chief prosecutor charged 20 suspected militants Saturday with carrying terrorist attacks that killed seven people and wounded more than 100, amid new clashes between soldiers and insurgents in the restive Sinai Peninsula.MARIAM RIZKiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestTerrorismAccidents and disastersReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfrica, 26 Jul 2014 17:03:28 GMTUN Myanmar envoy worried over camps for displaced, Myanmar (AP) — The U.N.'s new human rights envoy for Myanmar on Saturday expressed serious concern about the conditions in camps for more than 100,000 persons displaced by sectarian strife, and warned that the country's human rights situation may be deteriorating.ESTHER HTUSANiGeneral newsReligious strifeHuman rights and civil libertiesDiplomacyIslamEthnic conflictsWar and unrestBuddhismGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsInternational relationsReligionReligious issuesMyanmarSoutheast AsiaAsia, 26 Jul 2014 18:19:33 GMTPenn State hires former Cal AD to lead program COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State has hired Sandy Barbour as athletic director, a month after she stepped down as AD at the University of California-Berkeley.JIM CARLSONsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsWomen's sportsSchool athleticsWomen's basketballMen's basketballFootballEducationSocial affairsCollege basketballBasketballMen's sportsMen's college basketballState CollegePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 16:55:30 GMTCamps are open, training rooms will get busy that training camps are underway, team owners and fantasy football fans alike are holding their collective breath, praying to reach the regular season with their rosters intact.ARNIE STAPLETONsSportsAthlete injuriesSports medicineProfessional footballFootballAthlete healthHealth, 26 Jul 2014 17:26:29 GMTWidow: Man who died in NYPD custody wasn't violent YORK (AP) — The widow of a New York City man who died this month in a videotaped confrontation with New York City police demanded justice on Saturday, saying the victim wasn't asking for trouble.TOM HAYSaGeneral newsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 19:00:04 GMTGermany: man accused of child abuse over 20 years (AP) — German authorities have arrested a man suspected of sexually abusing children over the past two decades after finding a boy who had been missing for several weeks at his apartment.iGeneral newsMissing personsArrestsCrimeCrimes against childrenViolent crimeLaw and orderGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 17:17:20 GMTOn border, Obama prods GOP while citing progress (AP) — With one week left before Congress' August recess, President Barack Obama is prodding Republicans to help ease the influx of minors and migrant families from Central America, but with chances dimming that border legislation will reach his desk before the break, he also is focusing on other ways to stem the flow.JIM KUHNHENNERICA WERNERwGovernment and politicsBorder securityLegislatureImmigration policyPolitical refugeesImmigrationPolitical partiesMilitary and defenseGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsGeneral newsHuman welfarePolitical organizationsUnited StatesCentral AmericaDistrict of ColumbiaGuatemalaLatin America and CaribbeanEl SalvadorHondurasNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:08:04 GMTPot seen as reason for rise in Denver homeless (AP) — Officials at some Denver homeless shelters say the legalization of marijuana has contributed to an increase in the number of younger people living on the city's streets.aGeneral newsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:52:25 GMT'Batman v Superman' stare-down comes to Comic-Con DIEGO (AP) — Batman and Superman engaged in an epic staring contest at Comic-Con.DERRIK J. LANGaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentComic-Con InternationalEventsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:27:05 GMTLanger takes 8-shot lead at Senior British Open, Wales (AP) — Bernhard Langer takes an eight-stroke lead into the final round of the Senior British Open championship after shooting a 3-under 68 at Royal Porthcawl on Saturday for a 14-under 199.TREVOR PEAKEsSportsBritish Open GolfMen's sportsMen's golfGolfEventsWalesUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 18:41:40 GMTMinister: Flights between Aruba, Venezuela resume, Aruba (AP) — Flights between Venezuela and Aruba resumed Saturday, ending a brief suspension by the South American country to protest the arrest of its designated counsel to the island territory, the highest-ranking Venezuelan official ever detained on a U.S. warrant.DILMA ARENDS GEERMANiGeneral newsInternational agreementsExtraditionDrug-related crimeInternational relationsArrestsDiplomacyGovernment and politicsCrimeSmugglingLaw and orderLegal proceedingsArubaVenezuelaNetherlandsOranjestadUnited StatesLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanSouth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:18:45 GMTPackers re-sign WR Jordy Nelson after 1st practice BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Packers have signed receiver Jordy Nelson to a contract extension, securing their top player at a position that has had several high-profile departures in recent years.GENARO C. ARMASsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional footballFootballWisconsinGreen BayUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:11:18 GMT49ers RB Kendall Hunter out with torn ACL CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers running back Kendall Hunter's season is over before it began.ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional footballAthlete healthFootballSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:04:06 GMTSpain ex-regional leader admits to undeclared cash (AP) — A former president of the Spanish region of Catalonia has admitted to concealing large sums of undeclared money in secret foreign bank accounts.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSpainWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 17:41:24 GMTFBI: No arrests yet in scam targeting migrant kids (AP) — Scammers have been preying on the relatives of unaccompanied young migrants being held at two U.S. military bases by conning them into paying nonexistent fees to be reunited with their loved ones, officials said.JUAN A. LOZANOaGeneral newsImmigrationArrestsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderCrimeUnited StatesSan AntonioNorth AmericaTexas, 26 Jul 2014 18:57:57 GMTIsraeli military says 3 rockets fired from Gaza after Hamas rejects 4-hour truce extension (AP) — Israeli military says 3 rockets fired from Gaza after Hamas rejects 4-hour truce extension.iGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsIsraelGaza StripMiddle EastPalestinian territories, 26 Jul 2014 18:42:53 GMTUN finds second black box of Air Algerie jet (AP) — French President Francois Hollande said Saturday he wants the remains of all passengers on the Air Algerie plane that fell from the sky and disintegrated to be brought to France and the site of this week's catastrophe marked with a memorial to the 118 who died.ELAINE GANLEYBRAHIMA OUADRAOGOiGeneral newsDiplomacyAfrican-AmericansGovernment and politicsInternational relationsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAlgeriaOuagadougouBurkina FasoMaliFranceWest AfricaNorth AfricaAfricaWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 17:57:42 GMTColts' Ballard out for season due to torn Achilles, Ind. (AP) — Colts running back Vick Ballard spent 10 months working his way back from serious injury.MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballAndersonIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:19:01 GMT15 killed in Afghan attacks as vote count stops, Afghanistan (AP) — Attacks across Afghanistan, including hundreds of Taliban fighters swarming police checkpoints across the south, killed at least 15 people Saturday, officials said, as a recount in the country's presidential election halted before a major holiday.RAHIM FAIEZiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsWar casualtiesElection recountsElectionsRun-off electionsGovernment and politicsNational electionsAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsia, 26 Jul 2014 16:52:00 GMTDalton's future with Bengals secure ... for now (AP) — Andy Dalton and the rest of the Bengals took the field for their first training camp practice, applauded by several hundred fans in the metal, temporary bleachers.JOE KAYsSportsNFL PlayoffsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessEventsProfessional footballFootballOhioCincinnatiUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 18:16:48 GMTIsrael agrees to extend Gaza war truce by 4 hours (AP) — Israel agreed Saturday to extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours, a Cabinet minister said. In Gaza, a health official said the Palestinian death toll in 19 days of fighting had surpassed 1,000.KARIN LAUBIAN DEITCHiGeneral newsWar and unrestTerritorial disputesCabinetsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle EastGaza, 26 Jul 2014 16:53:45 GMTFerrari gamble puts Raikkonen near back of grid, Hungary (AP) — Kimi Raikkonen has had little to celebrate in this Formula One season and an unsuccessful gamble in qualifying at the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday will likely extend his cheerless run.sSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingHungaryEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Jul 2014 17:58:30 GMTNigeria to screen airline travelers for Ebola (AP) — Nigerian officials say they are screening passengers arriving from foreign countries for symptoms of Ebola, after a traveler from Liberia died of the contagious disease in Lagos.iGeneral newsHealthAir travelTravelLifestyleInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNigeriaWest AfricaLagosLiberiaAfrica, 26 Jul 2014 16:55:20 GMTNissan expands recall prompted by faulty air bag YORK (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than 226,000 additional vehicles over a defective air bag that has affected much of the global auto industry.aBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate news, 26 Jul 2014 17:23:46 GMTMH17 victims' family: Airline lacking compassion HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic Saturday, saying it has offered them no professional grief counselling in more than a week and refused to organize a flight home to Houston for the boys' grandmother.MIKE CORDERiBusinessGeneral newsMalaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashEventsAmsterdamNetherlandsMalaysiaUkraineBaliWestern EuropeEuropeSoutheast AsiaAsiaEastern EuropeIndonesia, 26 Jul 2014 17:08:03 GMTLawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress (AP) — President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans. Lawmakers in both parties complained that the White House — six years in — still doesn't get it when it comes to working with Congress.ANDREW TAYLORDONNA CASSATAwGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical partiesLegislationPolitical organizationsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Jul 2014 17:24:34 GMT