FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Jul 2016 09:01:04 -07:00The Latest: Summer Olympic sports see 'politics' in report, 26 Jul 2016 15:50:34 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): home invasion killer is resentenced to life term, 26 Jul 2016 15:12:40 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man condemned to die for killing a woman and her two daughters during a 2007 home invasion has been resentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole because the state abolished the death penalty. captures lightning bolt striking Empire State Building, 26 Jul 2016 15:51:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A stunning video shows a lightning bolt striking the Empire State Building during a storm passing through New York City. Chrysler shifts Detroit-area plant from cars to trucks, 26 Jul 2016 15:27:55 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler says it will sink $1.5 billion into a suburban Detroit factory as it retools plants to make more trucks and SUVs and stops producing small and midsize cars. Right Now: US stocks turn lower in midday trade, 26 Jul 2016 15:54:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): Russian canoeists, including Olympic champ, get Rio bans, 26 Jul 2016 15:01:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — At least 85 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have so far been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. of lost Spanish fort found on South Carolina coast, 26 Jul 2016 15:57:10 GMTPARRIS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Archaeologists have found the location of a long-sought Spanish fort on the South Carolina coast at the site of what was once the first capital of Spanish Florida. officials vow tighter security and migrant controls, 26 Jul 2016 15:04:45 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German officials vowed tighter security and called for tougher controls of asylum-seekers Tuesday in the aftermath of four attacks in the country in the span of a week, two of which were claimed by the Islamic State extremist group. Nelson launches festival; Neil Young, Crow to perform, 26 Jul 2016 15:25:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Willie Nelson is launching a new music festival in Pennsylvania this fall, where Neil Young and Sheryl Crow will take the stage. to temporarily close I-70 through Glenwood Canyon, 26 Jul 2016 15:26:38 GMTGLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A portion of Interstate 70 in Colorado will close for much of Wednesday and Thursday while crews install heavy-duty fencing to prevent rock slides. least 85 athletes from Russian Olympic team banned so far, 26 Jul 2016 15:18:16 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — At least 85 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have so far been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. release return specialist Devin Hester before camp, 26 Jul 2016 14:57:47 GMTFLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have released star return specialist Devin Hester before the opening of training camp. new-home sales climbed in June to more than 8-year high, 26 Jul 2016 15:21:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans bought new homes in June at the fastest pace in more than eight years, a sign that a solid job market and low mortgage rates are bolstering the U.S. housing market.'s Kenyan half-brother says he supports Donald Trump, 26 Jul 2016 14:38:07 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan half-brother of President Barack Obama said Tuesday he supports Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and not the candidate his brother has endorsed, Hillary Clinton., sons accused of cleaning blood in slaying victim's home, 26 Jul 2016 15:22:49 GMTPENFIELD, N.Y. (AP) — Two men accused of helping their mother clean up blood inside their father's home after he was struck, strangled and disfigured with acid have been released on bail. dismisses last charge against anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of Planned Parenthood, 26 Jul 2016 14:44:08 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Judge dismisses last charge against anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of Planned Parenthood. won't release details of 'Chicago Fire' tax credits, 26 Jul 2016 15:27:13 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Illinois officials say they won't detail expenditures the TV show "Chicago Fire" made to qualify for nearly $16 million in tax breaks last year. troops tighten Aleppo siege, urge gunmen to give up, 26 Jul 2016 14:55:24 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Syrian government forces on Tuesday called on opposition fighters in Aleppo to drop their weapons and surrender to authorities as they captured new ground on the northwestern edge of the city, tightening the siege on rebel-held parts of the metropolis where some 300,000 people live, activists said. India rains kill 7, force 1.2 million from homes, 26 Jul 2016 14:44:33 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Heavy rains and floods have killed at least seven people and forced around 1.2 million to leave their water-logged homes in India's northeastern state of Assam. Latest: NJ's Booker says he prays for Trump, 26 Jul 2016 15:24:53 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): 'Indignation,' a maturing Logan Lerman changes course, 26 Jul 2016 15:13:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Logan Lerman is already one of the most sought-after young actors in Hollywood. You might then expect the 24-year-old to have a steady lineup of dystopian young-adult adaptations or house-party comedies in the pipeline. But his latest is in a different direction entirely: industry veteran James Schamus' Philip Roth adaptation, "Indignation." US politicians being 'paranoid' about Russia, 26 Jul 2016 15:34:54 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Russian presidential spokesman on Tuesday accused U.S. politicians of being paranoid after Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign blamed Russia for an email hack and suggested the goal was to help Republican Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential race. Jackpot-Top 10 largest US Jackpots, 26 Jul 2016 14:53:13 GMTThe Powerball drawing on Wednesday will give lottery players a shot at a jackpot of $422 million, which would rank as the nation's 11th largest lottery payout. Here's a look at the 10 largest U.S. jackpots and the winners' home states: return amid progress against big California fire, 26 Jul 2016 15:04:31 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire were cleared to go home, but firefighters still faced huge work Tuesday in taming an expansive wildfire in mountains north of Los Angeles. says willing to take back some migrants from Austria, 26 Jul 2016 15:30:14 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's prime minister says his country is willing to take back some migrants from Austria under European rules and would then take them back to their countries of origin, mostly Kosovo and Albania. ready to resume pipeline project with Russia, 26 Jul 2016 15:41:51 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Turkey's economy minister says the country is ready to resume work on building a gas pipeline from Russia, a project that was suspended amid tensions between the two countries. American consumers' confidence remains steady, 26 Jul 2016 14:40:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers are feeling confident about current economic conditions but are a bit warier about the future. prosecutor to seek death penalty in 'Purge' killings, 26 Jul 2016 15:42:00 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty in the case of a 19-year-old Indianapolis man charged with fatally shooting three people over four days in May. deal with donors means legal work for Syria refugees, 26 Jul 2016 15:16:55 GMTRAMTHA, Jordan (AP) — Syrian refugee Fawaz al-Jasem used to drop his tools and run when he saw police approaching the farm in northern Jordan where he has been picking vegetables for the past three years. mass killing raises questions about security in Japan, 26 Jul 2016 15:54:13 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The killing of 19 people at a home for the mentally disabled raised questions about whether Japan's reputation as one of the safest countries in the world is creating a false sense of security. solar flight marks first round-the-world journey, 26 Jul 2016 15:22:40 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history on Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago. Latest: Podesta: Clinton campaign has 'robust security', 26 Jul 2016 14:42:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): cyber 'revolution,' Obama issues attack response plan, 26 Jul 2016 15:26:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House warned Tuesday of a "revolution" of computer-generated threats to the U.S. stoked by growing cyber aggression by traditional U.S. foes like Russia and North Korea, and issued a color-coded response plan for the federal government to use after major cyberattacks. Latest: US condemns attack on French church, 26 Jul 2016 15:35:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the hostage-taking in the French region of Normandy. (all times local): denies request to transfer inmates who claimed abuse, 26 Jul 2016 15:32:21 GMTPORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a request to transfer inmates who claimed they were being mistreated by officials at a Virginia jail where a 24-year-old mentally ill man died last year. found dead in his home was under investigation, 26 Jul 2016 15:52:23 GMTASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Search warrants and court documents show a North Carolina plastic surgeon was under investigation for embezzlement when he was found shot to death in his home. airline pilots facing alcohol charges released on bail, 26 Jul 2016 15:42:06 GMTLONDON (AP) — Two Canadian airline pilots charged with being drunk as they prepared to fly a passenger jet on a trans-Atlantic route have been bailed on condition they surrender their passports. convicted in string of jewelry store heists across South, 26 Jul 2016 15:31:43 GMTPANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Three Georgia men face up to life in prison after being found guilty following a federal trial in the Florida Panhandle on conspiracy charges connected to six jewelry store robberies across the southeastern United States. Brianna: How do I save for retirement at my first job?, 26 Jul 2016 15:05:54 GMT"Ask Brianna" is a Q&A column for 20-somethings, or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one taught us how to do in college. Send your questions about postgrad life to livestreams daughter's beating; police investigating, 26 Jul 2016 15:31:03 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A video live-streamed on Facebook shows a Georgia woman beating and cursing at her teenage daughter for posting provocative pictures online. court upholds ruling clearing sports' Sheikh Ahmed, 26 Jul 2016 15:25:25 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — A lawyer for Kuwaiti sports powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah says the country's supreme court has upheld a lower court ruling clearing him of violating a gag order in a case about an alleged coup. Indian Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle Jr. dies, 26 Jul 2016 15:50:48 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A longtime representative of South Dakota's Lakota people, Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle Jr., has died on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. He was 97. dropped vs. worker who broke window depicting slaves, 26 Jul 2016 15:57:37 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped charges against a black Yale University dining services worker who used a broomstick to smash a stained-glass window depicting slaves. charge dropped against anti-abortion duo behind videos, 26 Jul 2016 14:47:53 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Texas judge has dismissed the last remaining charge against two California anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselves trying to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood. Latest: Nun says slain priest was forced to kneel, 26 Jul 2016 15:18:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the hostage-taking in the French region of Normandy. (all times local): interview: Turkish opposition warns govt about witch hunt, 26 Jul 2016 15:53:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's polarized factions should learn from their mistakes and overcome their antagonism, the main opposition leader said Tuesday, reflecting fragile efforts to reconcile in a shaken country where the opposition has for years accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of authoritarianism. duo behind Planned Parenthood videos cleared, 26 Jul 2016 14:56:42 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Texas judge on Tuesday dismissed the last remaining charge against two California anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselves trying to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood. found in burning car at Virginia gas station, 26 Jul 2016 14:53:43 GMTMECHANICSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Officials are identifying a man whose body was found inside a burning car at a gas station in Virginia. Latest: Wildfire grows north of California's Big Sur, 26 Jul 2016 14:44:47 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): police headquarters evacuated over suspicious package, 26 Jul 2016 15:04:18 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The downtown Miami Police Department headquarters has been evacuated while authorities investigate a suspicious package.