FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:52:33 -07:00Davis hits 2 HRs, has 5 RBIs as Orioles beat Braves 7-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fd7bf354c1f48ca8ec2370a86460471Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:13:27 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Atlanta Braves 7-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fd7bf354c1f48ca8ec2370a86460471Mets' Syndergaard loses bid for perfect game on hit in 7thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f706a86fae04bbc8988adba68ef02d2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:59:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard has lost his bid for a perfect game when Will Venable singled on the first pitch of the seventh inning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f706a86fae04bbc8988adba68ef02d2Trump's lawyer apologizes after mistaken claim about rapehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27becfe1fff04876be4a0222245078f6Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:39:32 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — An attorney for Republican presidential contender Donald Trump apologized Tuesday for making the incorrect assertion that "by the very definition, you can't rape your spouse."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27becfe1fff04876be4a0222245078f6After trading Papelbon, Phillies beat Blue Jays 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/006f3400dd9a4d2d99d4e9e91a9cb3cdWed, 29 Jul 2015 02:59:48 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Dependable pitching was no problem for the Philadelphia Phillies in their first game after trading All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon to Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/006f3400dd9a4d2d99d4e9e91a9cb3cdMardy Fish handed first-round loss to Dudi Sela in Atlantahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c67797481ae4b4a93e5b35cd4a1e390Wed, 29 Jul 2015 01:59:19 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The first stop of Mardy Fish's farewell tour ended quickly with a 6-4, 6-4 first-round loss to Dudi Sela in the Atlanta Open on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c67797481ae4b4a93e5b35cd4a1e390Kang homer sends Pirates to 8-7 win against Twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/056d62fddc074e5798c0f69f06dd0a76Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:40:55 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jung Ho-Kang hit a tiebreaking home run off the facing off the second deck in left center-field in the ninth inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Minnesota Twins 8-7 Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/056d62fddc074e5798c0f69f06dd0a76Mexico sentences 5 men to 697 years for killings of 11 womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1a3db404f8946dd930aa1d3f197028fWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:43:27 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican prosecutors announced Tuesday that they had won "historic" convictions and sentences of 697 years in prison against five men for killing 11 women near the border city of Ciudad Juarez.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1a3db404f8946dd930aa1d3f197028fChelsea Clinton in Haiti to visit family foundation projectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba6f385879f47c7b0bb70c6835b5ea8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:50:07 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Chelsea Clinton on Tuesday encouraged women to educate themselves and learn how to be more independent during a trip to Haiti to oversee projects financed by the Clinton Foundation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba6f385879f47c7b0bb70c6835b5ea8Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice floehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/034a9afbc82345588a0c262a00c24159Wed, 29 Jul 2015 01:59:42 GMTIQALUIT, Nunavut (AP) — A Russian helicopter pilot who spent more than 30 hours on an ice floe after ditching his small helicopter into frigid Arctic waters says he's not sure he would have survived much longer had searchers not seen his last warning flare.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/034a9afbc82345588a0c262a00c24159Mexico to clean seaweed from coast, monitor floating masseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1fdc4c08f9b4e2e86d236ff19be73feWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:02:40 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they are working to clean sargassum seaweed from 112 miles (180 kilometers) of the country's Caribbean coast and will try to prevent more from coming ashore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1fdc4c08f9b4e2e86d236ff19be73feOhio State coach Meyer, mascot celebrated in butter at fairhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a759a05dae8c4d379489054c6a7f33ecWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:37:49 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Winning another national championship has made Urban Meyer a butter man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a759a05dae8c4d379489054c6a7f33ecColorado board's history class review leads to recall efforthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecfadf5c7a214235af6f8853b2a819efWed, 29 Jul 2015 02:15:14 GMTGOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — Critics of a suburban Denver school board that considered reviewing a U.S. history course to emphasize patriotism turned in signatures Tuesday to force a recall election for three conservative members responsible for the push.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecfadf5c7a214235af6f8853b2a819efBoy who lost hands to infection gets double-hand transplanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c025f41631654544b621bef7568ed816Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:00:43 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c025f41631654544b621bef7568ed8165.9 quake shakes Colombia-Panama border regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/916023539284457484bd129de717e14aWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:35:30 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A strong earthquake shook a sparsely populated region along the border between Colombia and Panama on Tuesday evening. There were no early reports of damage or injuries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/916023539284457484bd129de717e14aFallin: Daughter's trailer at governor's mansion must gohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb1861ab7d104441af6ba2353d727812Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:41:53 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin said Tuesday she was trying to be a good mother when she let her daughter park a "nice trailer" on the grounds of the governor's mansion, but that the vehicle runs afoul of an obscure state regulation and Christina Fallin must move the home on wheels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb1861ab7d104441af6ba2353d727812CA independent teams to have computer call balls and strikeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/526ca01141a14a39956eeb74526a2183Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:36:18 GMTSAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike this week in a Northern California independent league.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/526ca01141a14a39956eeb74526a2183White Sox beat Red Sox 9-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c354b2a45dd34bf2864a611d8f3f2aadWed, 29 Jul 2015 02:26:06 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Jose Abreu and Geovany Soto homered and drove in three runs apiece and Jeff Samardzija pitched eight strong innings for the Chicago White Sox in a 9-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c354b2a45dd34bf2864a611d8f3f2aadJail releases more footage of Sandra Bland before her deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51fcd38d6b5f4e68b671fdbefde063d5Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:44:21 GMTHEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities on Tuesday released several hours of footage showing Sandra Bland during her three days in jail, saying they wanted to dispel rumors that she was dead before arriving there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51fcd38d6b5f4e68b671fdbefde063d5Nationals land Papelbon in trade, fall to Marlins 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac68d794751b4f7493d46c34662f87b5Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:51:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Washington Nationals have a new closer, landing All-Star Jonathan Papelbon from the Philadelphia Phillies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac68d794751b4f7493d46c34662f87b58 children hurt, 3 critically, by falling tree in Pasadenahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4d62431ea504ac894762cebffb10917Wed, 29 Jul 2015 01:18:54 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials in Southern California now say a tree that fell near a children's museum has injured eight kids, three of them critically.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4d62431ea504ac894762cebffb10917'The Book of Mormon' satirical musical finally in Utahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c94633cb9a3b44468abd0d14b83697e2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:35:26 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c94633cb9a3b44468abd0d14b83697e2Baby giraffe dies at Dallas Zoo in accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ef1c6259514e43b19b71894ab36e19Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:06:28 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A baby giraffe whose birth at the Dallas Zoo was viewed live on the Internet worldwide has died in an accident at the zoo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ef1c6259514e43b19b71894ab36e19Votto's shot, Leake's arm pace Reds past Cardinals 4-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3559572e711e47ba963789d5aa5cbe50Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:45:09 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Joey Votto hit a three-run home run in support of Mike Leake, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3559572e711e47ba963789d5aa5cbe50Oculus' debuts virtual reality film 'Henry'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc119cf150b4daaa222fd733d4f1d78Wed, 29 Jul 2015 01:13:48 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Oculus is hedging its bets that an adorable critter named Henry can help convince consumers — and Hollywood — about the viability of virtual reality as a storytelling medium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc119cf150b4daaa222fd733d4f1d78Chiefs' Berry cleared to return after lymphoma treatmentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd7a9a7ee1d14c219dcdd302bfa9a8c9Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:44:41 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs safety Eric Berry is returning to the practice field, less than eight months after a stunning cancer diagnosis threatened to derail his Pro Bowl career.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd7a9a7ee1d14c219dcdd302bfa9a8c9Asian stocks post cautious gains ahead of Fed statementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a1fbbaa2fa746429ec8133d876632c5Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:35:18 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets mostly made modest gains Wednesday as the recent plunge in Chinese shares kept investors on edge and attention turned to a Federal Reserve meeting that might give clues about the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a1fbbaa2fa746429ec8133d876632c5Administration would give prisoners access to student grantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f837616a1e654e11a52cf28397fb1e7dWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:57:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Some federal and state prisoners could soon be eligible for federal student aid to take college courses while behind bars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f837616a1e654e11a52cf28397fb1e7dAltuve's career-best 5 RBIs lead Astros over Angels 10-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/731f3cef1bb44abfbd2e66c03aea408fWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:42:20 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve had a career-high five RBIs to lead the Houston Astros to a 10-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night in a game between the top teams in the American League West.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/731f3cef1bb44abfbd2e66c03aea408fSyndergaard dominates, Mets hit 2 homers to beat Padres 4-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06f400c1429e4e35aace351ddfe7724eWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:58:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard retired his first 18 batters in the rookie's latest overpowering performance, and the New York Mets got two-run homers from Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson to beat the San Diego Padres 4-0 Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06f400c1429e4e35aace351ddfe7724eFormer 41-pound fat cat in Texas slims down to 19 poundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d43c919fd6204c1080d2906b0b23fa7eWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:45:23 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d43c919fd6204c1080d2906b0b23fa7eMexico coach Herrera fired after claim he punched reporterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06fb3ac3dd744607be9641ef4299c4caWed, 29 Jul 2015 00:58:03 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican national team coach Miguel Herrera was fired Tuesday following a television reporter's claim that the man known as "El Piojo" punched him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06fb3ac3dd744607be9641ef4299c4caMagnitude-6.3 quake felt by some in Anchorage, Kodiakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01c2ad4b238749149ed48a1d69a7dbdfWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:29:26 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude-6.3 earthquake has shaken southern Alaska and was felt by some people in Anchorage and Kodiak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01c2ad4b238749149ed48a1d69a7dbdfHosmer's homer in 9th lifts Royals to 2-1 win over Indianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60b52fc31ce545beb82ad5a3526dc469Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:06:56 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Eric Hosmer's homer with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who have lost eight straight at home — their longest home losing streak in 40 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60b52fc31ce545beb82ad5a3526dc469Pollard to be freed; US analyst spied for Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3345589a9aab4182b6c668a70c8a7a1fWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:16:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Pollard, the former Navy intelligence analyst whose conviction of spying for Israel stoked fierce international passions, has been granted parole and will be released from prison in November after nearly 30 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3345589a9aab4182b6c668a70c8a7a1fHolmes' father says he worried when son stopped callinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57c4e6b48cf941d4afd65d450463abe8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 01:34:38 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The father of Colorado theater gunman James Holmes said he never suspected his son was mentally ill before the 2012 attack, but he and his wife became increasingly concerned about him when he stopped returning their phone calls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57c4e6b48cf941d4afd65d450463abe8GOP fundraiser calls for Kirk to drop 2016 bid, backtrackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2c9c5b5771b45a0865691c69084f9aeWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:24:17 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A top GOP fundraiser suggested Tuesday that U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk should abandon his quest for re-election, saying the Illinois Republican would likely lose, but then he quickly backtracked.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2c9c5b5771b45a0865691c69084f9aeSurgeon who helped pioneer key CPR technique dies at 87http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c11aa1319095456383f7207b01029b03Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:55:42 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Dr. James Jude, one of the experts credited with pioneering life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation, has died. He was 87.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c11aa1319095456383f7207b01029b03Fernandez remains perfect in Miami, Marlins top Nats 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17b05cdc46094481b137435a9d72f232Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:03:31 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez stayed unbeaten in his home career, Dee Gordon's standup triple led to him scoring the go-ahead run in his return to the lineup and the Miami Marlins topped the Washington Nationals 4-1 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17b05cdc46094481b137435a9d72f2328 people, including children, hurt by falling treehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f1b3fa4c770459d946f8b0e5b1d3ffbWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:02:20 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — At least eight people, including several children, were injured Tuesday when a huge pine tree came crashing down just as a summer day camp at a children's museum was letting out for the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f1b3fa4c770459d946f8b0e5b1d3ffbConservative pushes symbolic effort against Boehnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b448e1eaa1a44b75968a57682d56ba80Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:59:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative Republican who was disciplined earlier this year after defying House leaders is pushing a largely symbolic effort to strip John Boehner of his position as House speaker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b448e1eaa1a44b75968a57682d56ba80LeMahieu helps Rockies win 1st game after Tulowitzki tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8caf36e68d24dc88c35ad0062906bc8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:45:59 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — D.J. LeMahieu had three hits and scored twice to help the Colorado Rockies get a win in their first game after trading Troy Tulowitzki, beating the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8caf36e68d24dc88c35ad0062906bc8Diner en Blanc: New York leads world's biggest popup picnichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf67dde55cda45a8b4398db9fd3f05caWed, 29 Jul 2015 02:58:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Five thousand people dressed in white got together for the world's largest popup picnic at a location revealed only at the last moment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf67dde55cda45a8b4398db9fd3f05caPatriots fans defiant after 'Deflategate' rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f199e4ca80448f78576c9ce25af8dabWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:29:06 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Patriots fans are steamed after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell upheld Tom Brady's four-game suspension Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f199e4ca80448f78576c9ce25af8dab10 Things to Know for Wednesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0ff7bc25a774be98d823a3c8a19899eWed, 29 Jul 2015 01:01:35 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0ff7bc25a774be98d823a3c8a19899e'The Book of Mormon' gets rousing reception in Utahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47800cae83d248c7b921343f2ebae2f2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:23:17 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47800cae83d248c7b921343f2ebae2f2Northern California wildfire jumps line, forces evacuationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a35275f8984348be4b52a9f1c4f2f4Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:58:39 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — More than 200 people were ordered from their homes Tuesday when a wildfire jumped a containment line east of California's Napa Valley wine country in one of several blazes burning across the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a35275f8984348be4b52a9f1c4f2f4Casali homers twice again, Rays trounce Price, Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9804ea46d24948c6bc7f2fec015fd5d6Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:39:09 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Curt Casali had three hits and homered twice for the second straight game, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to 10-2 victory over the slumping Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9804ea46d24948c6bc7f2fec015fd5d68 children hurt, 2 critical, by falling tree in Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3859145695b9481d9039ea6ab1a64074Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:10:39 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A huge, ancient pine tree uprooted and fell onto kids at a summer day camp Tuesday, injuring eight children, two of them critically, fire officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3859145695b9481d9039ea6ab1a64074Jeb Bush reaches out to Iowa voters via telephone town hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833c0ad9cfac4c6ab8df78b86f4f9052Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:36:45 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush says he'll be in Iowa regularly in the coming months as he seeks the Republican presidential nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833c0ad9cfac4c6ab8df78b86f4f90528 children hurt, 2 critically, by falling tree in Pasadenahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0c5b2af731d4d2a8cccfbc87f575f07Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:05:05 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials in Southern California say a 75-foot-tall tree that fell near a children's museum has injured eight kids, two of them critically.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0c5b2af731d4d2a8cccfbc87f575f07