FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:22:18 -07:00NC GOP mistakenly harangues Kaine for lapel pin, apologizeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1da14265ba14c30b1d6d58792692b6aThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:14:39 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republicans from North Carolina have apologized to Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine for mistakenly critiquing him for wearing a foreign flag during his acceptance speech.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1da14265ba14c30b1d6d58792692b6aLottery say $536M Mega Millions jackpot claimed in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc841869a58f4d999de7fae4db32324eThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:02 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Lottery officials in Indiana say someone has come forward with the winning ticket from a $536 million Mega Millions jackpot drawing earlier this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc841869a58f4d999de7fae4db32324eThe Latest: Protest against cost of games hits torch relayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9e8fca219cb4d5c856740f3cd6cb533Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:08:14 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9e8fca219cb4d5c856740f3cd6cb533Markets Right Now: US stocks open lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5246f98c81241bc8ea8f3763de22378Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:01:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5246f98c81241bc8ea8f3763de22378Reid: 'Absolute fraud' Grayson should drop Fla. Senate bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96e9022b92ea420e91df744578bb9c85Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:58:22 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Top Democrats are pressuring Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson to drop his bid for U.S. Senate in Florida following reports he physically abused his ex-wife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96e9022b92ea420e91df744578bb9c85US general says 5 US troops wounded in Afghan fightinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/406c616950a04a01b3d299755a498f86Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:55:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan says five American soldiers have been wounded in clashes with Islamic State fighters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/406c616950a04a01b3d299755a498f86Stocks hesitate as investors work through earningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ac6495c638e4878994cf13f90bc103fThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were edging slightly lower Thursday, as investors worked through another batch of mixed earnings' results, including results from Facebook, Ford and Whole Foods.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ac6495c638e4878994cf13f90bc103fChipotle says it plans to open burger restauranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa1282de04fd4744b6c9cda2ea0b709fThu, 28 Jul 2016 16:13:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle is branching out from burritos and plans to open its first burger restaurant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa1282de04fd4744b6c9cda2ea0b709fThe Latest: Pope Francis takes a tram to Youth Day eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ec3002d14934a5db9d4890244503c96Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:48 GMTCZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland and World Youth Day celebrations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ec3002d14934a5db9d4890244503c96Hotter weather expected near blaze that killed 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5eb4ddcb009946c189a83669d00402a0Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:40:56 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — California crews contended with hotter temperatures and lower humidity Thursday near scenic Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5eb4ddcb009946c189a83669d00402a0GNC CEO steps down, guidance suspended, shares plungehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f62b5b17ac4459bb32a997eaac6ce01Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:39:08 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — GNC, which has seen its stock halved over the past year, suspended its guidance for the year its chief executive is leaving the company after a failed turnaround attempt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f62b5b17ac4459bb32a997eaac6ce01Watchdog: IMF response to European crisis "uneven"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aff5b47e90b0418f8caafde5f4c1dc8aThu, 28 Jul 2016 16:01:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund was unprepared for the debt crisis that hit Europe and was slow to press for debt relief that might have eased Greece's economic pain and allowed it to pay its bills, an IMF watchdog says.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aff5b47e90b0418f8caafde5f4c1dc8aThe Latest: Russia's depleted Olympic team heads for Riohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f588e3d36d04fc58fe69967ae58ca25Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:03 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f588e3d36d04fc58fe69967ae58ca25Oregon State Fair to feature marijuanahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c381d3fbd89c42a98809974540e2cbecThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:34:50 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A new crop will be featured at the Oregon State Fair this year: marijuana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c381d3fbd89c42a98809974540e2cbecThe Latest: World Youth Day pilgrims gather to greet popehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47bf8c9734e84e3faf8bccfc44a52af1Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:39:47 GMTCZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland and World Youth Day celebrations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47bf8c9734e84e3faf8bccfc44a52af1N. Korea: US has crossed red line, relations on war footinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/644f5cdcc07f485f8160751aae2d9943Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:43:20 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington "crossed the red line" and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and said a vicious showdown could erupt if the U.S. and South Korea hold annual war games as planned next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/644f5cdcc07f485f8160751aae2d9943The Latest: Storm threat on Day 4 of Democratic conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da65766c8c43455eb19d51bd58a07322Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:49:21 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests and demonstrations on the final day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da65766c8c43455eb19d51bd58a07322To reverse damage of sitting, take a brisk, hour-long walkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c39860165524e3ea3d38e22e04dbc45Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:30:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — If you spend all day sitting, then you might want to schedule some time for a brisk walk — just make sure you can spare at least an hour.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c39860165524e3ea3d38e22e04dbc45Judge: Outside tests OK in black motorist shooting deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9843df95e2944ca4abe16d47a52d5bb7Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:32:50 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina judge says an outside lab can analyze brain tissue of a black motorist shot and killed by a white police officer while running from a traffic stop.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9843df95e2944ca4abe16d47a52d5bb7Mississippi grand jury clears 3 officers in fatal shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20157ae487aa4ffe95a2f0f756238a0bThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:13:30 GMTA grand jury has ruled three Mississippi police officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a 37-year-old man whose weapon turned out to be a BB gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20157ae487aa4ffe95a2f0f756238a0bSuspected mass grave yields no traces of Kosovo's missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d198afc5d5b140e0ae0036b740c9599cThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:28:08 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's special prosecutor's office says excavations in the center of the capital, Pristina, have found no traces of any people still missing from the separatist war in 1998-99.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d198afc5d5b140e0ae0036b740c9599cAverage US 30-year mortgage rate edges up to 3.48 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/522e60b00d5f499d963ab0fe6e5d7067Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:41:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged higher this week for a second straight week. They still are near historically low levels to encourage potential homebuyers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/522e60b00d5f499d963ab0fe6e5d7067Mexico drug lord in DEA agent's killing sent to house arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/243ee1baeb044472948a24569aa21b4fThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:18:18 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Drug lord Ernesto "Don Neto" Fonseca Carrillo, who was convicted in the 1985 killing of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent, was transferred from prison to house arrest Thursday to serve out the remainder of his sentence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/243ee1baeb044472948a24569aa21b4fKubiak wants Broncos to put Super Bowl 50 in rearview mirrorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3282f5fe21e448082dbb91a928c403fThu, 28 Jul 2016 16:09:31 GMTENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Forget Super Bowl 50. Focus on Super Bowl 51.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3282f5fe21e448082dbb91a928c403fHikers from Vermont lost in national park in South Dakotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9adffd2d5e4f4079861e0028946a05b2Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:03:37 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Authorities are searching for two hikers from Vermont who are missing in rugged terrain in Badlands National Park in South Dakota.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9adffd2d5e4f4079861e0028946a05b2AP Newsbreak: US oil, gas applications could drop 40 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66b952aed1c84b1db480e43be4807bc9Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:50:36 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. officials say applications to drill for oil and gas on federal and Indian lands are expected to decrease 40 percent in coming years versus their historical average.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66b952aed1c84b1db480e43be4807bc9Police: Boy smothered baby to stop the infant's cryinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/851fb278aea74b5fa7b2f40dc24e411cThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:35:30 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy is facing charges that he smothered a 4-month-old baby in Florida last December to keep the infant from crying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/851fb278aea74b5fa7b2f40dc24e411cDemocratic donors rip Trump for failure to share tax returnshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1885169485f4facb87903be8e6ee56aThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:48:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The wealthy Democratic donors, many of whom run complex businesses, know firsthand how revealing tax returns can be. Perhaps that's why they can't stop talking about Republican nominee Donald Trump's refusal to release his.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1885169485f4facb87903be8e6ee56aOutside Atlanta, man was stabbed, then struck by a carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c11d93067b6b46f9adea1bf5fb243595Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:39:51 GMTROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — Police say a collision with a pedestrian in Atlanta's northern suburbs turned out to be more sinister: Before the victim was struck by a car, he had been stabbed several times.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c11d93067b6b46f9adea1bf5fb243595Raimondo leaves DNC to watch Clinton speech with daughterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5b45ddc2f9342bcb3423255099c7679Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:00:44 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says she's racing home from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia because she wants to be with her 12-year-old daughter when Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accepts the party's nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5b45ddc2f9342bcb3423255099c76792 gunmen fatally shoot man holding baby at Florida homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8800fed40194fd4bb283858f20ebffeThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:01 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 35-year-old father is dead and his 11-month-old daughter is recovering from a gunshot wound after two masked men stormed into their house in Gainesville and starting firing shots from the front doorway, Gainesville police said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8800fed40194fd4bb283858f20ebffeCourt: Man who killed 2 must be freed from mental hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/932d34c9d39449c4a8f2a308d87c0a42Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:06:01 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee appellate court says a man who believed Jesus commanded him to slaughter his father and stepmother in 1990 should be freed from the psychiatric hospital where he's been held for decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/932d34c9d39449c4a8f2a308d87c0a42James Alan McPherson, prize-winning author, dead at 72http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4eb79ce534c4e2788cac8d5f2e612a6Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — James Alan McPherson, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning story collection "Elbow Room" and a longtime faculty member at the University of Iowa's prestigious Writers' Workshop, has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4eb79ce534c4e2788cac8d5f2e612a6GPS tells driver to turn around; car ends up almost verticalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62dd2430066e4f258281967ffa3a77fcThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:21:52 GMTMENDON, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont say a car ended up almost vertical when the driver swerved quickly in response to her GPS ordering her to "turn around."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62dd2430066e4f258281967ffa3a77fcSecond dispensing organization authorized in Floridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd6ef0e12043450d96f927842125f75fThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:25:01 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Department of Health has granted its second dispensing authorization for medical marijuana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd6ef0e12043450d96f927842125f75fFrom Roosevelt to Reagan, notable women address conventionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2dba73b6c44e59b0b142cff02aaf31Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:49 GMTHillary Clinton's speech Thursday marks the first time a woman has addressed a major party as its nominee for president. But her speech will not be the first time a woman has delivered a noteworthy or even momentous address to a Democratic or Republican convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2dba73b6c44e59b0b142cff02aaf31Review: 'Bad Moms' flirts with anarchy, comes up shorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/157c59fef07b497fa3c034f5852325d2Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:15:53 GMTThe comedy "Bad Moms " fancies itself a "Hangover" for the PTA set. And, while a wild send-up of modern parental perfection — that insidious idea that exists only in commercials and glossy magazines — is a worthy and fresh subject for a fun summer comedy, "Bad Moms" is ultimately rather conventional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/157c59fef07b497fa3c034f5852325d2Corporate lawyers argue over whether Colbert can be Colberthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e7492074cc4efba3c2cb3f1226a138Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:53:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After CBS "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert told viewers that lawyers representing his old Comedy Central show said he couldn't be "Stephen Colbert" anymore, he thumbed his nose at them with a transparent dodge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e7492074cc4efba3c2cb3f1226a138Egypt convicts top anti-corruption official of 'false news'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3066531b7c4449a4a8a6f9762edb1e23Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:35:01 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Thursday convicted the country's former top anti-corruption official of "spreading false news" over a damning report he had issued, sentencing him to a year in prison that he must pay fines to avoid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3066531b7c4449a4a8a6f9762edb1e23Russia's depleted Olympic team heads for Rio de Janeirohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/673c1dca30214eb8aec7820b2dcd5dbeThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:42:23 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A depleted Russian team departed for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, missing dozens of athletes who were excluded amid the country's doping scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/673c1dca30214eb8aec7820b2dcd5dbeMayor said to have locked 5 reporters in office over photohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce79f6867a8044e186b6a9b9758307aaThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:40:54 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A mayor in northeastern Thailand has been accused of angrily locking five reporters in his office and having workers pull the pants off one to be photographed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce79f6867a8044e186b6a9b9758307aaMTV launches MTV Classic channel focusing on 1990s nostalgiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a7d9bd4461e427f8ea585824dc174bbThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:24:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — MTV is rebranding VH1 Classic as MTV Classic and says the channel plans to serve up heaps of nostalgia for fans of "Beavis and Butt-head," ''Daria," ''Total Request Live," and other MTV staples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a7d9bd4461e427f8ea585824dc174bbSecrets to choosing a good lease carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21c0941c49e54d66a657aa222d521175Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:15 GMTAs the end of summer nears and dealers discount their 2016 cars to make room for next year's models, shoppers who want to lease could find some hidden bargains. The key is to understand — and maximize — two little-understood aspects of leasing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21c0941c49e54d66a657aa222d521175Yemen's Houthis, ousted leader formalize alliancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53682457205040aa9e89887bd0123335Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:29:56 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's Shiite rebels have announced a formal alliance with the country's ousted president and his onetime ruling party by forming a new political council to rule the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53682457205040aa9e89887bd0123335US homeownership rate of 62.9 percent matches a 51-year lowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e52c670ef8a49469df950bbefcd4daaThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:32:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The proportion of U.S. households that own homes has matched its lowest level in 51 years — evidence that rising property prices, high rents and stagnant pay have made it hard for many to buy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e52c670ef8a49469df950bbefcd4daaThe Latest: No. 18 giving up plenty of strokes earlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99000e715284dbabeb6bd0ef9902ce2Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:37:18 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99000e715284dbabeb6bd0ef9902ce2Oracle buying 'cloud' business software provider NetSuitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e32b9504419341dc99479d8681843b3aThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:21:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Business software maker Oracle is buying a similar company — one created by former Oracle executives — for $9.3 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e32b9504419341dc99479d8681843b3aFrench ID 2nd church attacker; police had warning about himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c725bb0be6455ab7b27d90d2d985fdThu, 28 Jul 2016 15:47:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — French officials on Thursday identified the second man who attacked a Normandy church during morning Mass, saying he's a 19-year-old from eastern France who was spotted last month in Turkey as he supposedly headed to Syria — but who returned to France instead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c725bb0be6455ab7b27d90d2d985fdPope holds Mass celebrating Poland's deep Catholic rootshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88e9a69196714ddbacb09f1b2c057cd1Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:10:12 GMTCZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis, visiting a shrine cherished by Poles, praised native son St. John Paul II on Thursday and honored the countless "ordinary yet remarkable people" in Poland who held firm to their Catholic faith throughout adversity in the former Communist nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88e9a69196714ddbacb09f1b2c057cd1EU calls Turkey's crackdown on media "worrying"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6831c6f29fad41b6bb2469be0140f351Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:11:18 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The European Union and journalist associations expressed concern Thursday about a widening crackdown on media in Turkey, calling on Ankara to respect fundamental freedoms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6831c6f29fad41b6bb2469be0140f351