FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jul 2015 10:55:06 -07:00University president offended by bias-free language guide, 29 Jul 2015 17:46:09 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The president of the University of New Hampshire said Wednesday he is troubled and offended by many parts of a "bias-free language guide" posted on the school's website, particularly a suggestion that using the word "American" is problematic because it fails to recognize South America. Holmes: Buy a home using intelligence, not illusion, 29 Jul 2015 17:37:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show "Holmes on Homes," says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems. and Pique may have another athlete in the family, 29 Jul 2015 17:36:54 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Shakira and pro soccer player Gerard Pique may have another athlete in the family. houses from 'Breaking Bad' for sale in Albuquerque, 29 Jul 2015 17:36:28 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two houses featured on the hit AMC-TV series "Breaking Bad" are up for sale in Albuquerque. Guard official: Search for teens is 'active and open', 29 Jul 2015 17:36:02 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters Wednesday, and a spokesman told news reporters the search for the boys is still "active and open." intelligence: Taliban leader Mullah Omar dead, 29 Jul 2015 17:20:28 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's main intelligence agency said Wednesday that the reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has been dead for more than two years. California firefighters expect extreme temperatures, 29 Jul 2015 17:35:14 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire east of California's Napa Valley has charred more than 11 square miles after it jumped a containment line in rugged, steep terrain baked by triple digit temperatures, fire officials said Wednesday. checkpoint extortion costs Ivory Coast millions, 29 Jul 2015 17:38:29 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Extortion at security checkpoints is costing Ivory Coast millions each year despite government steps to eradicate the practice, a rights group said Wednesday. court sentences 8 in alleged Hezbollah attack plot, 29 Jul 2015 17:33:05 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — An official says Jordan's state security court handed down prison terms for eight defendants in an alleged plot by Lebanon's Hezbollah militia to attack U.S. troops and Israel's embassy in Jordan. Latest: US wildlife agency looking at African lion death, 29 Jul 2015 17:12:11 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the controversy surrounding a Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central): officer who fatally shot driver in traffic stop is indicted on murder charges, 29 Jul 2015 17:04:31 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati officer who fatally shot driver in traffic stop is indicted on murder charges. deputy PM in new sexist gaffe, 29 Jul 2015 16:42:31 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Women legislators are demanding that Turkey's deputy prime minister offers an apology for telling a legislator that she should be quiet because she is a woman. debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away free, 29 Jul 2015 16:38:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating system Wednesday, in what the company hopes will be a pivotal moment in its bid regain its sway in a world where the PC is no longer king. plays catch-up in messaging with video texting app, 29 Jul 2015 17:23:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Imagine making a video call without other people being able to listen in. says too soon for new Syrian peace conference, 29 Jul 2015 16:38:12 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. point man on Syria said Wednesday it's too soon for another peace conference in Geneva and invited Syrians to hold intensive preparatory talks on key issues including a political transition and fighting terrorism. AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videos, 29 Jul 2015 17:46:00 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Wednesday that his office has received video taken in a Planned Parenthood clinic he says is consistent with other stealthily recorded footage that has Republicans again taking on the biggest abortion provider in the U.S.' Archer has perfect game through 6 innings vs. Tigers, 29 Jul 2015 17:41:10 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay's Chris Archer has not allowed a baserunner through six innings against Detroit on Wednesday. Archer has struck out 10 as the Rays hold a 1-0 lead over the Tigers. Expect 11.2 billion population by the end of the century, 29 Jul 2015 16:32:01 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Move over: The world's population is expected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050, a new United Nations report says. And there should be 11.2 billion people on Earth by the end of this century. dead, 10 injured as church van crashes into train in Ohio, 29 Jul 2015 16:28:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A van carrying vacation Bible school students crashed through a crossing gate into the side of a freight train at a southwest Ohio rail crossing, killing an adult passenger and injuring nine children and the driver, authorities said Wednesday. news in brief, 29 Jul 2015 17:12:13 GMTGOP hopeful Dr. Ben Carson blasts Planned Parenthood cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting, 29 Jul 2015 17:40:04 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted on murder charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday, adding that the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer." Latest: NFLPA to challenge Goodell in Minn. fed court, 29 Jul 2015 16:33:02 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Here is the latest surrounding the suspension of star Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for using underinflated footballs (all times local): rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreaker, 29 Jul 2015 16:48:34 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving the city. would shore up highway aid, veterans' health care, 29 Jul 2015 17:24:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is poised to slap another short-term extension on highway and transit programs and fill a budget hole in veterans' health care before lawmakers leave town this week for their August recess: formally declares US foundation 'undesirable', 29 Jul 2015 17:18:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia has formally declared the United States' National Endowment for Democracy as an undesirable group hostile to national interests. Latest: Guide, farm owner granted bail in Zimbabwe, 29 Jul 2015 17:22:10 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central): Latest: Ohio cop faces murder charge in driver's killing, 29 Jul 2015 17:07:28 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): boss' son pleads not guilty in plot to aid IS group, 29 Jul 2015 16:56:09 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Boston police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus in support of the Islamic State group pleaded not guilty Wednesday to weapons and assault charges. House says Mullah Omar death reports are credible, 29 Jul 2015 17:48:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the U.S. has concluded that reports of Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar's death are credible. in lion hunt in court; kill was "unethical", 29 Jul 2015 16:38:09 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Two Zimbabweans arrested for illegally hunting a lion appeared in court Wednesday. The head of Zimbabwe's safari association said the killing was unethical and that it couldn't even be classified as a hunt, since the lion killed by an American dentist was lured into the kill zone. safety Eric Berry back at practice after cancer fight, 29 Jul 2015 17:44:11 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry returned to the Kansas City Chiefs' practice field Wednesday, just eight months after a cancer diagnosis threatened to derail his career. Latest: Coast Guard: Search for missing boaters ongoing, 29 Jul 2015 17:28:25 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast: US Rep. Fattah indicted in racketeering case, 29 Jul 2015 16:57:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A longtime Philadelphia congressman who was indicted Wednesday paid off a campaign loan with charitable donations and federal grants, funneled campaign money to pay down his son's student loan debt and disguised a lobbyist's bribe as payment for a car he never sold, federal prosecutors said. attacks in Anbar kill at least 18 Iraqi troops, 29 Jul 2015 17:19:51 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Militants in Iraq used stolen Humvees loaded with explosives to unleash a series of suicide car bombings targeting Iraqi security forces on Wednesday, killing at least 18 Iraqi troops, officials said. vows to fight on; Kraft says he regrets not doing so, 29 Jul 2015 16:34:41 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady vowed on Wednesday to fight his four-game "Deflategate" suspension, and team owner Robert Kraft opened training camp by saying he continues to "believe and unequivocally support" the three-time Super Bowl MVP. HILL BUZZ: Boehner says golf with Obama is a game, 29 Jul 2015 17:42:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker John Boehner has a message for everyone wondering what happens when he plays golf with President Barack Obama: It's just a game. seeks to end rights of prisoner seeking abortion, 29 Jul 2015 17:15:17 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The state of Alabama is petitioning a court to strip a pregnant prisoner of parental rights in order to prevent her from obtaining an abortion. theater shooter's dad saw wide-eyed smirk before, 29 Jul 2015 17:48:24 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes came home on winter break from graduate school looking haggard and making odd facial expressions, but his father didn't suspect at the time that he was descending into mental illness. hosts Women's British Open as Park resumes slam quest, 29 Jul 2015 16:36:26 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Inbee Park resuming her quest for the career Grand Slam. Teenage prodigy Lydia Ko seeking that elusive first major. Michelle Wie going for victory with an injured left foot. for Pollard revisits divisions over extent of harm, 29 Jul 2015 16:59:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard for spying for Israel touched off one of the most sensational spy cases in recent American history, stoking fierce international passions and decades of legal and diplomatic wrangling. Mission accomplished for Cruise in new 'MI' flick, 29 Jul 2015 16:56:44 GMTThere's some interesting talk in the cleverly satisfying script of "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation" about the element of luck. As in: How much is luck a factor in the success of Ethan Hunt and his IMF cohorts? After all, in the last movie they merely saved us from a nuclear holocaust. Was it talent, work, or dumb luck? video in motorist's fatal shooting to be released, 29 Jul 2015 16:26:57 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Video from a University of Cincinnati police officer's fatal shooting of a motorist during a traffic stop will be released Wednesday, and an attorney for the officer said he expects it's likely his client will be indicted, "given the political climate" and comments from city officials. upsets Bautista Agut to reach Hamburg quarterfinals, 29 Jul 2015 17:46:38 GMTHAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Benoit Paire rallied to upset second-seeded Tommy Robredo 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 and advance to the quarterfinals of the Hamburg Open on Wednesday. accused of sex with students pleads not guilty, 29 Jul 2015 17:07:46 GMTPLAQUEMINE, La. (AP) — A teacher in the Iberville Parish school district accused of having sex with students has pleaded not guilty. Latest: Police in Maine asked to watch over Goodell home, 29 Jul 2015 16:49:50 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Here is the latest surrounding the suspension of star Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for using underinflated footballs (all times local): the Internet listen to your private conversations?, 29 Jul 2015 16:46:12 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. stock plunges as user growth stalls, 29 Jul 2015 17:16:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tepid user growth and ongoing uncertainty about its leadership are dragging Twitter's stock to its lowest level in over a year even though the short-messaging service reported sharply quarterly higher revenue. Latest: Cincinnati to hold news conference on shooting, 29 Jul 2015 16:33:28 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): Corbyn made favorite in UK Labour leadership race, 29 Jul 2015 16:31:31 GMTLONDON (AP) — One of Britain's biggest unions has backed left-wing contender Jeremy Corbyn to lead Britain's opposition Labour Party, and a major bookmaker has made the former outsider odds-on favorite to win the contest. speeding up fence to stop migrants, done by Aug. 31, 29 Jul 2015 17:22:09 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government says it will complete by Aug. 31 the construction of a fence meant to stop the flow of immigrants and refugees entering through its southern border with Serbia.