FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Jul 2015 14:48:10 -07:00NY woman accused of helping son kidnap ex-girlfriend, baby, 28 Jul 2015 20:52:22 GMTMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A woman has been charged along with her adult son of kidnapping his former girlfriend and their baby and holding them captive for five days. on Keystone, Clinton faces sharper attacks from rivals, 28 Jul 2015 20:51:21 GMTNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton dodged questions Tuesday about her positions on trade and the Keystone XL pipeline, telling a New Hampshire voter that if the future of the project opposed by environmentalists remains "undecided when I become president, I will answer your question." not releasing 911 call in attack on Oklahoma family, 28 Jul 2015 20:21:12 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma city said Tuesday it wouldn't release a recording of the 911 call made from a Broken Arrow home where a couple and three of their children were stabbed to death last week.'s lawyer apologizes after mistaken claim about rape, 28 Jul 2015 21:17:02 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." beats Street 2Q forecasts on surge in sales, profit, 28 Jul 2015 21:12:07 GMTBlockbuster hepatitis C medicine Harvoni lifted Gilead Sciences' second-quarter profit by 23 percent as total revenue for the biotech drugmaker jumped 26 percent and it raised its 2015 sales forecast for the second time. Colorado theater shooter is an 'excellent kid', 28 Jul 2015 20:56:06 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The father of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes took the stand Tuesday as defense lawyers tried to persuade jurors to spare his life. delivers frank words about Africa's problems, 28 Jul 2015 20:46:47 GMTADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — President Barack Obama arrived in East Africa with no big American aid packages, no ramped up U.S. military resources for fighting terror groups and no new initiatives with billions in government backing. on government spending and debt, 28 Jul 2015 20:09:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30. and Pfizer are big market movers, 28 Jul 2015 20:32:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown, 28 Jul 2015 21:11:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America's first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia. York prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers, 28 Jul 2015 21:30:40 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A prison worker who was "in over her head" with two inmates convicted of murder tearfully pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of aiding them by smuggling hacksaw blades and other tools to the pair, who broke out and spent three weeks on the run. Walker orders American on cheesesteaks, avoiding gaffe, 28 Jul 2015 20:48:02 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The governor of the nation's top cheese-producing state visited the capital of cheesesteaks on Tuesday and ordered two topped with American, skipping the customary Cheez Whiz but avoiding the blunder of a former presidential candidate who was ridiculed for wanting his with Swiss. highway deal punts another fight until fall, 28 Jul 2015 20:30:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House and Senate Republicans acknowledged Tuesday a long-term highway deal is out of reach for now, and embraced a three-month extension that will punt yet another messy fight into the fall. teens strayed from planned route into open ocean, 28 Jul 2015 20:05:51 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Two teens whose lives were intertwined with the sea remained lost in the Atlantic on Tuesday, as their families and authorities tried to maintain hope against the fading odds of their survival. releases more footage of Sandra Bland before her death, 28 Jul 2015 20:15:48 GMTHEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities on Tuesday released several hours of video footage of Sandra Bland during her three days in jail to address rumors that she was dead before arriving there. Highlights, 28 Jul 2015 21:29:16 GMT___ who lost limbs to infection gets double-hand transplant, 28 Jul 2015 21:20:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Surgeons in Philadelphia have performed a double-hand transplant on a boy believed to be the youngest patient to undergo the procedure.'s in emergency bill to fund Veterans Affairs Department, 28 Jul 2015 21:38:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A three-month highway spending bill scheduled for a vote Wednesday in the House includes nearly $3.4 billion to fill a budget hole that the Department of Veterans Affairs claims would force it to close hospitals and clinics nationwide. Lawmakers from both parties said the spending was needed even as they complained about the VA's failure to anticipate the problem. intelligence chairman calls for new Iran assessment, 28 Jul 2015 21:31:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House intelligence chairman Devin Nunes is asking for additional intelligence assessments related to the nuclear agreement with Iran. coach Herrera fired after claim he punched reporter, 28 Jul 2015 20:30:31 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican national team coach Miguel Herrera was fired Tuesday following a television reporter's claim that man known as "El Piojo" punched him. Latest: Handler admits to a fascination with Dolezal, 28 Jul 2015 21:36:13 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's the latest from the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills, California, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs (all times local): throws out drunken driving charge against lawmaker, 28 Jul 2015 21:29:35 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A judge has thrown out a drunken driving case against state Democratic Rep. Bill Beck on the basis that the police officer did not have reasonable suspicion to pull him over.'s in the 6-year Senate transportation bill, 28 Jul 2015 20:53:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is moving toward the likely passage this week of a sweeping, six-year transportation bill, but the House is putting off consideration of the measure until this fall. years after shipwreck, family finds $1 million in gold, 28 Jul 2015 20:26:31 GMTSEBASTIAN, Fla. (AP) — The night before her treasure-hunting family discovered $1 million worth of Spanish gold off central Florida's Atlantic coast last month, Hillary Schmitt had a premonition they were going to find something big. Vegas visited by 21 million travelers in 6 months, 28 Jul 2015 20:17:21 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourism officials say more than 21 million people have visited Las Vegas in the first half of 2015, about 1.5 percent more than a year ago when the destination recorded more than 40 million travelers for the first time. of decapitated woman says she feels sorry for suspect, 28 Jul 2015 20:29:54 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix mother said she feels sorry for a man suspected of decapitating her adult daughter, explaining that he has a history of mental illness. care spending to accelerate, US report says, 28 Jul 2015 20:53:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's respite from accelerating health care costs appears to be over. Packages sent to Oregon sheriffs were not toxic, 28 Jul 2015 20:39:57 GMTSALEM, Ore. (AP) — The FBI said Tuesday that no toxic substances have been found in letters sent to about 20 Oregon sheriffs or their offices. to be freed; US analyst spied for Israel, 28 Jul 2015 21:10:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Pollard, the former Naval 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. piles from record-breaking Buffalo storm still melting, 28 Jul 2015 20:25:37 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — People from Buffalo hear it all year — over the phone or while traveling: "Buffalo? Got snow there?" Woods running out of chances to salvage season, 28 Jul 2015 20:33:58 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods knows he's played poorly over the past two years. Now, he's facing the prospect of an early end to his season. Pro Bowl DT Dontari Poe out after back surgery, 28 Jul 2015 21:30:29 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are facing a potentially devastating loss on defense, even though training camp doesn't begin for veterans until this weekend. end skid on strong earnings, more stability in China, 28 Jul 2015 21:15:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Global stocks steadied and U.S. markets marched higher Tuesday, as investors were encouraged by strong results from UPS, Ford and other big companies. California teen accused of killing 8-year-old, 28 Jul 2015 20:50:55 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy lured an 8-year-old girl into his apartment and killed her before hiding her body in a recycling bin at the housing complex for artists where they lived, authorities said Tuesday. New Jersey troopers to get body cameras within a year, 28 Jul 2015 20:24:54 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey plans to put body cameras on all state troopers who work in the field and is issuing guidelines on how local police forces statewide should use the devices. Sam to make CFL debut for Alouettes in August, 28 Jul 2015 21:34:42 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Michael Sam will make his debut with the Montreal Alouettes in August, but his coach won't give an exact date. Seuss book explores what came before 'One Fish Two Fish', 28 Jul 2015 21:13:06 GMTHANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Move over mockingbirds and watchmen. There's a new Yent in a tent in town. USOC finds a new city, Boston debacle could be forgotten, 28 Jul 2015 21:37:37 GMTEmbarrassing as the debacle in Boston may have been, chances are it will be nothing more than a distant memory when the vote for the 2024 Olympics finally rolls around.'The Martian' to premiere at the Toronto Film Festival, 28 Jul 2015 20:45:54 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The blockbuster summer movie season is still going strong, but the Toronto International Film Festival provided a peek Tuesday at some of the movies and performances that could help set the tone for the upcoming awards season. indexes advance on strong earnings; China stabilizes, 28 Jul 2015 20:27:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Global stocks steadied and U.S. markets advanced Tuesday, as investors were encouraged by strong results from UPS, Ford and other big companies. Latest: Holmes' father testifies to save son's life, 28 Jul 2015 20:06:01 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): Tech: New Motorola smartphones; faster future memory chip, 28 Jul 2015 20:32:50 GMTMotorola is refreshing its Android smartphones with better cameras and other improvements as it seeks to lure customers who want lower-cost alternatives to leading smartphones from Apple and Samsung. approves stomach-filling balloon for weight loss, 28 Jul 2015 21:24:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators say they have approved an inflatable medical balloon that helps patients lose weight by filling up space in the stomach. Goodell upholds Tom Brady's 4-game suspension, 28 Jul 2015 21:07:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Calling the appeal process "a sham," Tom Brady's agent says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell "failed to ensure a fair process" in upholding the quarterback's four-game suspension. in Lebanon refugee camp leaves 2 dead, 3 wounded, 28 Jul 2015 20:22:30 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Palestinian officials say a shooting in a refugee camp in southern Lebanon has killed two people and wounded three. to be held for regional rail passes for papal visit, 28 Jul 2015 20:51:02 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Special rail passes to be used by commuters during Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia in September will be sold via an online lottery. Handler admits to a fascination with Rachel Dolezal, 28 Jul 2015 20:52:09 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's the latest from the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills, California, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs (all times local): Republican primary rivals lack policy specifics, 28 Jul 2015 21:35:30 GMTNEWPORT, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday chided his rivals for the Republican presidential nomination for speaking in slogans rather than offering specifics on policies they'd pursue if elected to the White House. agency denies request for Fiat Chrysler investigation, 28 Jul 2015 21:18:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto safety regulators have rejected a request from an advocacy group to investigate power system failures in almost 5 million Fiat Chrysler vehicles that potentially could cause stalling and other problems. expects to pay farmers $191 million for birds lost to flu, 28 Jul 2015 20:08:40 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. government expects to spend $191 million to pay chicken and turkey farmers for birds lost to avian flu, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday as he called for Congress to consider a disaster program for poultry producers similar to that for other livestock farmers.