FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Jul 2015 04:57:50 -07:00China scrambles to reassure jittery stock traders, 01 Jul 2015 10:18:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are scrambling to reassure jittery investors after soaring stock markets plunged, threatening to set back economic reform plans. Latest: Merkel wants IMF involved in future Greek deal, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:04 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): Latest: Wimbledon to join in minute's for Tunisia attack, 01 Jul 2015 10:58:49 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 4 members of al-Qaida's South Asian branch killed, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:49 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani official says four militants killed this week during a raid on a home near the eastern city of Lahore were members of al-Qaida's South Asian branch who were planning an attack on the offices of a civilian spy agency. fighters regain control of Syrian town hit by IS, 01 Jul 2015 10:26:35 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A spokesman for Syria's main Kurdish militia says his group's fighters have retaken a neighborhood attacked by Islamic State extremists in a key northern town. hitches could be faulty, 6,000 may be in use, 01 Jul 2015 10:37:05 GMTBATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — On a twisty, snow-lined hill that the locals call "Devil's Backbone," a 12-ton semi-trailer came loose from its tractor and plowed into an oncoming line of pre-dawn commuters. House to allow photos, social media on public tours, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building. At least 1,466 Iraqis killed in June due to violence, 01 Jul 2015 11:19:14 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says at least 1,466 Iraqis were killed by armed conflict in June, more than 40 percent more than in the previous month. Auschwitz guard asks God for forgiveness at trial, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served in Auschwitz says he helped the death camp function in his role sorting cash and valuables seized from Jews after they arrived in cattle-cars. Latest: Germany's Schaeuble rejects talk of deal soon, 01 Jul 2015 10:46:13 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): says concerned over Turkish religious complaints, 01 Jul 2015 10:46:26 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China expressed its displeasure Wednesday with Turkey's complaints about restrictions on worship and fasting by minority Chinese Uighur Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan. Latest: Greek official dismisses talk of Tsipras caving, 01 Jul 2015 10:33:31 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): media: IAEA chief in Tehran on Thursday, 01 Jul 2015 11:21:02 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The head of the UN agency tasked to monitor a nuclear deal is traveling to Tehran to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, the agency said Wednesday. Iranian media reported the talks will focus on a dispute over interviewing experts alleged to have worked on atomic arms that has spilled over into negotiations on a deal. Latest: Merkel dismisses bailout talks before referendum, 01 Jul 2015 11:18:20 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): look at wildfire hotspots around the West, 01 Jul 2015 10:30:11 GMTPeople returned to find their homes reduced to rubble following a destructive wildfire in Washington state, while crews battled blazes in California and Nevada. commission recommends expanding Heathrow, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Airports Commission unanimously recommended the construction of a third runway at London's Heathrow Airport on Wednesday in a long-awaited report on how best to expand the country's aviation capacity. police seek motive for self-immolation on bullet train, 01 Jul 2015 11:19:40 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have searched the apartment of the man who set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train, killing himself and another passenger, as officials sought clues to his motive. Latest: IS branch claims deadly attacks in Egypt's Sinai, 01 Jul 2015 10:38:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the near-simultaneous militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that have killed at least 30 soldiers (all times local): aims to change conversation around health care law, 01 Jul 2015 10:33:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is aiming to use the momentum from a recent Supreme Court victory for his health care law to change the conversation from talk about undoing his signature domestic achievement to talk about how to improve it. black church in South Carolina burns; cause unknown, 01 Jul 2015 10:49:34 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Twenty years after the Ku Klux Klan burned it down, a South Carolina black church, north of Charleston, has caught fire again and authorities were trying to determine why. plane crash death toll 141 as search effort ends, 01 Jul 2015 11:16:54 GMTMEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's air force said Wednesday it will investigate if the transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating orders by carrying paying passengers. A local military commander said the search for bodies has ended. markets surge on Greek deal hopes, 01 Jul 2015 11:03:08 GMTLONDON (AP) — Hopes that a deal between Greece and its creditors could be cobbled together in time to avoid a messy Greek exit from the euro sent stock markets across Europe sharply higher on Wednesday. seizes 3.5 tons of cocaine, 69 arrested across Europe, 01 Jul 2015 10:41:55 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they seized more than 3 tons of cocaine and broke up a major international drug trafficking gang whose leader lived in luxury in Madrid, posing as a soccer talent scout. not traveling to Women's World Cup final in Canada, 01 Jul 2015 10:45:19 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter will skip the Women's World Cup final in Canada, avoiding a visit to North America at a time when U.S. officials are pursuing a criminal investigation into the soccer's ruling body. US Army 'I WANT YOU' poster sold for $20K at NYC auction, 01 Jul 2015 11:39:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A World War I-era U.S. Army "I WANT YOU" recruitment poster has sold for $20,000 at an auction of some 2,000 wartime posters. leading to government probe of big-rig hitches, 01 Jul 2015 10:39:04 GMTMarch 1, 2011: Fontaine Fifth Wheel sends service bulletin to customers telling them that the Ultra LT hitch used on semis may not lock properly and trailers can detach from tractors on the road. The bulletin also is sent to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Latest: Top Irish bookmaker pays out on Greek 'yes' vote, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:45 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): official: 3 children killed by mortar while playing, 01 Jul 2015 11:28:58 GMTKANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says three children were killed and four wounded after they found an unexploded mortar in a field while playing. Latest: Egypt officials say 38 killed, 54 hurt in Sinai, 01 Jul 2015 10:51:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the near-simultaneous militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 38 soldiers (all times local): Europe sweats, sweats through unusual heat, 01 Jul 2015 10:52:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — Commuters are baring lots of skin in western Europe and authorities in countries like France are reaching out to vulnerable populations as the region sweats over unusually hot summer weather. aid to Syrian refugees cut in half amid funding crisis, 01 Jul 2015 11:41:52 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The World Food Program says it had to cut in half food aid for Syrian refugees in Lebanon because of a funding crisis and may soon have to halt all food support for most refugees in Jordan. Danish government tightens immigration law, 01 Jul 2015 11:46:24 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's new center-right minority government on Wednesday reached its first deal with its political allies, including the anti-immigrant Danish People's Party, aimed at reducing the number of asylum-seekers by lowering social benefits. buying Chubb in cash-and-stock deal valued at $28.3B, 01 Jul 2015 11:36:50 GMTWARREN, N.J. (AP) — Insurer Ace is buying The Chubb Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $28.3 billion that will boost its international presence. police arrest family of couple who traveled to Syria, 01 Jul 2015 10:49:03 GMTROME (AP) — Italian anti-terrorism police on Wednesday arrested several family members of a married couple who traveled to Syria to join the Islamic State group and were allegedly trying to persuade their relatives to join them, officials said. Latest: Warm temperatures expected again at Wimbledon, 01 Jul 2015 10:47:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): teen charged with killing teacher wants trial moved, 01 Jul 2015 10:44:43 GMTSALEM, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for a Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his high school math teacher have asked a judge to move their client's trial out of eastern Massachusetts, saying it will be difficult to pick an impartial jury given the large amount of publicity the case has received. Chinese law reinforces government control of cyberspace, 01 Jul 2015 10:25:25 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's legislature passed sweeping legislation on Wednesday that reinforces government controls over cyberspace, as the nation's leaders try to address what they see as growing threats to Chinese networks and national security. world heritage body warns of threat to Great Barrier Reef, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:59 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The United Nations says it is concerned about the state of the Great Barrier Reef and is urging greater efforts to conserve one of the most world's spectacular natural sites. Kardashian says sexy selfies can be empowering, 01 Jul 2015 10:51:24 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The big reveal from Kim Kardashian's guest turn for San Francisco's revered Commonwealth Club of California on Tuesday night? She was wearing maternity Spanx under her black designer dress to conceal cellulite, not her pregnant belly. Police actions likely killed man who died in custody, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:59 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch prosecutor says police actions most likely caused the oxygen deprivation that led to the death of a man in custody following his arrest at a weekend music festival. show top officials aware of Clinton's private address, 01 Jul 2015 11:38:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday night Latest: Cyprus says latest Greek offer is significant, 01 Jul 2015 11:37:33 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): Latest: Key creditor says Greece likely to be in default, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:41 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): halts gas supply to Ukraine amid pricing dispute, 01 Jul 2015 10:35:45 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks, company official said. heat wave in Pakistan last month killed 1,250, 01 Jul 2015 11:22:30 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's government says the brutal heat wave that hit the port city of Karachi and the country's southern province of Sind in June killed 1,250 people before subsiding. and Russia duel over whether Srebrenica was a genocide, 01 Jul 2015 11:27:06 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Western nations and Russia are dueling over whether the U.N. Security Council should call the Srebrenica massacre during the Bosnian war a genocide in a resolution commemorating the 20th anniversary of Europe's worst mass killing since World War II. shooting wounds 7 people south of Lebanese capital, 01 Jul 2015 11:33:19 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Supporters of rival Lebanese factions clashed early on Wednesday in a coastal town south of Beirut, leaving several people wounded, the country's state news agency and a security official said. attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 38, 01 Jul 2015 11:03:24 GMTEL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 38 soldiers, security and military officials said. makes concession but no deal seen before Sunday vote, 01 Jul 2015 11:15:12 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's government has made new concessions in talks with its creditors, though some European officials said they were still not good enough and that a deal was nevertheless impossible before a Greek referendum on Sunday. rebels kill Saudi soldier in strike near border, 01 Jul 2015 11:36:00 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Saudi military says a soldier posted along the country's southern border has died of wounds sustained from a missile strike launched by Shiite rebels inside Yemen.