FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Jun 2016 08:57:10 -07:00UN's Yemen envoy says more than 700 prisoners released, 30 Jun 2016 15:24:46 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Yemen's warring sides have freed a total of more than 700 prisoners, including more than 50 children, since the start of the peace talks a little more than two months ago, the U.N. special envoy for Yemen said Thursday. Security head: US will meet Syrian refugees goal, 30 Jun 2016 15:24:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Jeh (jay) Johnson says he believes the government will meet its goal of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees this year. admits threatening officials from kid's football league, 30 Jun 2016 15:02:00 GMTGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A youth football player's father has pleaded guilty to threatening officials from a Pennsylvania youth football league, prompting the cancellation of its season. accused of anti-Semitic threats against prosecutor, 30 Jun 2016 15:36:31 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A south Louisiana sheriff was taped making anti-Semitic threats that he apparently directed at a federal prosecutor assigned to a civil rights case against him, according to a court filing.'s Wozniacki wins appeal to participate in Rio Games, 30 Jun 2016 15:43:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — Former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki won her appeal Thursday for a spot in the tennis tournament at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, while 14-time major champion Rafael Nadal's status is still up in the air. police shoot and kill armed man, 30 Jun 2016 15:21:07 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida police say that officers shot and killed a man after exchanging gunfire with him. Supreme Court upholds ban on voting rights for felons, 30 Jun 2016 15:42:54 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Felons may be stripped of their voting rights for life in Iowa unless those rights are restored by the governor, a divided Iowa Supreme Court ruled Thursday. and Lynch met privately at Phoenix airport, 30 Jun 2016 15:22:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton spoke with Attorney General Loretta Lynch during an impromptu meeting in Phoenix, but Lynch said the discussion did not involve the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email use as secretary of state. of England chief Carney says more monetary stimulus likely required "over the summer", 30 Jun 2016 15:08:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Bank of England chief Carney says more monetary stimulus likely required "over the summer" of African lions persists 1 year after Cecil killing, 30 Jun 2016 15:25:39 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Some call it the Cecil the lion effect. Latest: Abbey Weitzeil top qualifier for 100M freestyle, 30 Jun 2016 15:42:26 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio): stock soars after report of Mondelez takeover bid, 30 Jun 2016 15:27:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Hershey are soaring after a report that it could be taken over by Oreo cookie maker Mondelez International. argue Wisconsin election laws are discriminatory, 30 Jun 2016 15:37:02 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — An attorney challenging a host of election laws championed by Republicans and Gov. Scott Walker told a federal judge in closing arguments Thursday that they discriminate against non-white voters and young people and should be found unconstitutional. Ibrahimovic says on his official social media accounts that his next club will be Manchester United, 30 Jun 2016 15:19:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic says on his official social media accounts that his next club will be Manchester United . Red Bull use home ring advantage to attack Mercedes?, 30 Jun 2016 15:08:51 GMTSPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Having won two years in a row in the verdant Austrian hills, and coming off a victory in the maiden Formula One street race in Azerbaijan, Nico Rosberg is naturally confident about the Austrian Grand Prix this weekend. in History, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in History man jumps from ledge of Times Square ticket booth, 30 Jun 2016 15:48:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say a naked man shouting about presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump jumped off the back of a large grandstand in Times Square above the booth where discounted Broadway tickets are sold. Panama for business? Take a side trip to the famous canal, 30 Jun 2016 15:25:14 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Dozens of spectators gawk from an observation deck as a bulk freighter carrying grains from the United States to China inches its way closer. Forty-ton locomotives known as mules latch onto the massive vessel with cables and guide it inside the Miraflores locks, employing a mechanical precision that keeps it from banging into the concrete walls despite the tight fit. 150, KKK sees opportunities in US political trends, 30 Jun 2016 15:17:58 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Born in the ashes of the smoldering South after the Civil War, the Ku Klux Klan died and was reborn before losing the fight against civil rights in the 1960s. Membership dwindled, a unified group fractured, and one-time members went to prison for a string of murderous attacks against blacks. Many assumed the group was dead, a white-robed ghost of hate and violence. airstrikes kill scores of IS fighters fleeing Fallujah, 30 Jun 2016 15:02:18 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Defense Ministry has released footage showing airstrikes on dozens of vehicles described as a convoy of Islamic State fighters fleeing the western city of Fallujah following its recapture by the Iraqi military.'s Nancy Grace leaving her legal show, 30 Jun 2016 15:19:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tough-talking former prosecutor Nancy Grace is leaving her prime-time show on the HLN network in October. rescued after Oklahoma City roller coaster gets stuck, 30 Jun 2016 15:46:30 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — No one was injured when a roller coaster at an Oklahoma City amusement park stalled out and stranded eight people, including seven children. school board OKs new supe despite resume concerns, 30 Jun 2016 15:31:01 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A superintendent who faced questions about information on his resume and possible plagiarism can begin his new job this week after the Pittsburgh Public Schools board rejected one member's request to rescind the hiring. county settles lawsuit over arrest photo for $100K, 30 Jun 2016 15:38:56 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Taxpayers in an Eastern Tennessee county will pay $100,000 to settle a lawsuit over a college student's arrest and a photo that showed a county deputy with his hands around the student's throat. stock indexes move higher in morning trading, 30 Jun 2016 15:39:38 GMTU.S. stock indexes moved higher in morning trading Thursday as investors weighed the latest batch of company earnings news. The market was coming off a two-day rally as investors' anxiety about Britain's vote last week to leave the European Union eased. Consumer and industrial companies were among the biggest risers. US sailors ill-prepared for Iran encounter in Gulf, 30 Jun 2016 15:26:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Weak leadership, poor judgment, a lack of "warfighting toughness" and a litany of errors led to the embarrassing capture and detention by Iran of 10 U.S. sailors in the Persian Gulf in January, according to a Navy investigation released Thursday.'s a youth movement underway in US track, 30 Jun 2016 15:20:21 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Possible new slogan for the U.S. Olympic track team: Higher, Faster, Younger. base near DC lifts lockdown with 1 exception, 30 Jun 2016 15:07:41 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — A military post near Washington said a lockdown was lifted Thursday except for a medical building where an active shooter was reported earlier in the . base near DC lifts lockdown except for clinic, 30 Jun 2016 15:16:30 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — A military post near Washington said a lockdown was lifted Thursday except for a medical building where an active shooter was reported earlier in the day. warns against eating raw dough amid E. coli fears, 30 Jun 2016 15:24:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, federal regulators said this week that people should not eat raw dough or batter of any kind due to an ongoing outbreak of illnesses related to a strain of E. coli bacteria found in some recalled flour. to visit Finland amid tensions in Baltic Sea region, 30 Jun 2016 15:37:17 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Finland on Friday is expected to focus on cementing ties with its neighboring Western country amid heightened tensions in the region over sanctions and the Ukraine crisis. leader Kadyrov seeks apprentice on reality TV show, 30 Jun 2016 15:11:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Another powerful, controversial man is taking to reality TV to find an assistant — not Donald Trump but the leader of Chechnya. opening cereal cafe in NYC amid soggy sales, 30 Jun 2016 15:39:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kellogg is opening a cafe in New York as it pushes to reinvent cereal's soggy image. porn found on phone of man who filmed fight with cop, 30 Jun 2016 15:39:25 GMTCLINTON, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut police looking at cellphone video taken by a man who said he recorded an officer assaulting him say it actually shows him assaulting the officer. They say he also had child pornography on the phone. Man kills 3 kids at home, wife near store, then self, 30 Jun 2016 15:28:12 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a man chased and gunned down his wife outside a drug store and killed their three children at an apartment in Las Vegas before apparently shooting himself, leaving five members of a family dead. calls for probe of 2 ex-prison chiefs for 204 deaths, 30 Jun 2016 15:19:28 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian government institute tasked with investigating communist-era crimes has called for two former prison chiefs to be probed on suspicion of causing the deaths of 204 political prisoners. court upholds convictions, sentences of 2 Bosnian Serbs, 30 Jun 2016 15:07:48 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A United Nations war crimes court has rejected the appeals of two senior Bosnian Serbs against their convictions for playing key roles in a campaign of murder, torture and persecution against Muslims and Croats during the 1992-95 Bosnian war encourage alternatives to prison for veterans with PTSD, 30 Jun 2016 15:21:57 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Defenders of a former Army sergeant say he truly believed he was fighting the Taliban bomber who blew off his friend's limbs when he emptied 24 rounds from his 9 mm handgun at police and firefighters who were responding to a fire in his apartment. Latest: Nicola Adams leads Britain's boxing contingent, 30 Jun 2016 15:34:04 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio): plant to resume some operations after explosion, 30 Jun 2016 15:38:47 GMTNEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — Executives at a Georgia aluminum plant said they planned to resume some operations Thursday, one day after an explosion injured five workers. shop raffling AR-15 rifle to benefit Orlando victims, 30 Jun 2016 15:29:38 GMTMCHENRY, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago gun shop is raffling a semi-automatic weapon to benefit victims of the nightclub shooting in Orlando. post: No threat to base; active shooter reported after someone saw security forces making routine inspection, 30 Jun 2016 15:49:08 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — Military post: No threat to base; active shooter reported after someone saw security forces making routine inspection. for leadership of UK's Conservative Party named, 30 Jun 2016 15:14:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — There are five candidates competing for the position of leader of Britain's Conservative Party. The winner, to be announced September 9, will become prime minister and is expected to lead negotiations to take Britain out of the European Union. Here are brief descriptions of the candidates: says Taiwanese company responsible for fish deaths, 30 Jun 2016 15:12:16 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's government announced Thursday that a Taiwanese-owned steel plant was responsible for massive fish deaths along the central Vietnamese coast and said it has pledged to pay $500 million in compensation. admin changing coal royalty program to boost revenue, 30 Jun 2016 15:42:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department is changing the way it values coal mined from public lands in the West to make sure mining companies are not shortchanging taxpayers on sales to Asia and other markets. come the virtual reality Olympics ... for Samsung users, 30 Jun 2016 15:48:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Athletes in Rio will compete to be the fastest sprinter and highest jumper at the Olympics this August. But there's another test underway as well: How well can virtual reality capture sporting events? marks overthrow of Islamist president with new holiday, 30 Jun 2016 15:17:20 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Thursday celebrated the army's 2013 overthrow of an Islamist president with a new national holiday, marked by warplanes flying over the capital of Cairo and a brief address to the nation by President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Latest: Bank of England head 'can't protect from pain', 30 Jun 2016 15:34:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): Latest: Bank of England head expects to provide stimulus, 30 Jun 2016 15:13:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): US 30-year mortgage falls to 3.48 percent, 30 Jun 2016 15:40:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates slid to new lows for the year this week amid market upheaval stoked by Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Rates are at three-year lows at the height of the spring home buying season.