FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:50:10 -07:00Florida Gov. Rick Scott to chair Trump Super PAChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5993f2c111046b2b11ddea746f00948Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:58:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is going to become national chairman of a super PAC that is backing Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5993f2c111046b2b11ddea746f00948Obama boosts Clinton; Trump talks emails and Russiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26094abbeb734d2489492baf3175d0cbThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:42:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief at time of volatility around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26094abbeb734d2489492baf3175d0cbHundley, Dahl homer as Rockies beat Orioles 3-1 behind Grayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac29f88bac90447ba496766383a33c37Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:07:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Nick Hundley broke up Dylan Bundy's no-hit bid with a sixth-inning homer, and the Colorado Rockies used a strong pitching performance by Jon Gray to beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac29f88bac90447ba496766383a33c37The Latest: Biden says Obama one of 'finest presidents' everhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c1087e3709640df917d674a14e58eadThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:16:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c1087e3709640df917d674a14e58eadBulldozer operator killed fighting California blazehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40c6cddf24e143eba53e904fb0582664Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:42:44 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The operator of a bulldozer was killed when it rolled over during the fight against a wildfire near Big Sur that has destroyed 20 homes and spread across more than 36 square miles (93 sq. kilometers), California fire officials said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40c6cddf24e143eba53e904fb0582664Man convicted of attempted murder of San Diego sports anchorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e67328a7ce4b49eaae54d3355e9203efThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:03:59 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A jury on Wednesday convicted a house painter of premeditated attempted murder for the shooting of a San Diego TV sports anchor last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e67328a7ce4b49eaae54d3355e9203efThe Latest: Dueling chants during Panetta convention speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b76e89241074a0aa6b5813583e923d4Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:06:39 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b76e89241074a0aa6b5813583e923d4Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07997ee98ccf43dcb86db76c414a5870Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:05:45 GMTWAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence played up his self-effacing Midwestern persona in a Wisconsin campaign appearance Wednesday, introducing himself as a "B-list Republican celebrity" while urging the crowd to vote for Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07997ee98ccf43dcb86db76c414a5870Army secretary touts importance of mental healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb799527e02943c989dad8309194db05Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:38:31 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Army Secretary Eric Fanning says the Army is paying more attention to behavioral health and making sure anyone who's injured while defending the nation gets the treatment they need.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb799527e02943c989dad8309194db05Democrats highlight diversity, but face gap with white menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4cf9d2e0cdf47529bb37838fd539c66Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:52:31 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Democratic National Convention's lineup of speakers has highlighted an increasingly diverse country that could soon elect the first female president to succeed its first black chief executive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4cf9d2e0cdf47529bb37838fd539c66The Latest: Biden says too dangerous to make Trump presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f297f516b9e84e58a16160ee6e749628Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:35:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f297f516b9e84e58a16160ee6e749628The Latest: Biden more optimistic than ever about US futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc6ac2410ab64e9b98c2bee100c64e61Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:01:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc6ac2410ab64e9b98c2bee100c64e61Woman seeks to retract lawsuit deal with US Rep. Duckworthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b88ce113e52a44688acdfeddc6368c09Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:56:06 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — One of two women who filed a workplace retaliation lawsuit against Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth said Wednesday she wants to back out of a settlement reached last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b88ce113e52a44688acdfeddc6368c09Netflix announces 'Gilmore Girls,' 'One Day At A Time' dateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dde174f192d140f0a8e2c0b6c60daa3bThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:52:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The television revivals at Netflix that began in February with "Fuller House" continue as the streaming network announces premiere dates for two more series reboots.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dde174f192d140f0a8e2c0b6c60daa3bThe Latest: Biden says Clinton win will change girls' liveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/818ab4c92d374872ae78d3d1d5ea7d91Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:27:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/818ab4c92d374872ae78d3d1d5ea7d91Biden says Trump has 'no clue' about needs of middle classhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ff40bf22acc4f228b875e8b27ce4421Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:19:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Leveling a blistering attack on Donald Trump, Vice President Joe Biden put on his rhetorical hat as "middle-class Joe" Wednesday and told Democratic delegates and millions of television viewers that the billionaire businessman "has no clue" about the needs of working-class people or what makes the nation great.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ff40bf22acc4f228b875e8b27ce4421To reverse damage of sitting, take a brisk, hour-long walkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ffed614eeeb4440a4d40157371e037fThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:02:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — If you spend all day sitting on your rear end, 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/4ffed614eeeb4440a4d40157371e037fThe Latest: Sen. Tim Kaine 'humbly' accept Dem VP nominationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65d87adf0c204ee8b4a055d9abd841bfThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:13:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65d87adf0c204ee8b4a055d9abd841bfThe Latest: Video tribute to Kaine cites working-class rootshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c336582f6524d3682e147ee1fda2680Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:00:59 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c336582f6524d3682e147ee1fda2680The Latest: Kaine scoffs at Trump for saying 'believe me'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ca5ee9b3b254d2281df02b9a191abb4Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:35:56 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ca5ee9b3b254d2281df02b9a191abb44 people killed in California small plane crash at airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e70da25375947dfb337054ab29ada23Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:28:31 GMTCOLUMBIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in northern California say a small private plane crashed at the airport in the town of Columbia, killing all four people on board.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e70da25375947dfb337054ab29ada23Cole pitches 3-hitter, Pirates rout Mariners 10-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d01d98372f084038850c6132f4c02943Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:12:05 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched a three-hitter for his first career complete game and slumping Andrew McCutchen had a three-run home run among his three hits as the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled to a 10-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d01d98372f084038850c6132f4c02943LEADING OFF: Sale rejoins Chisox, Gordon returns to Marlinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a0e69fbd264f6e880dd3e79bdfebb2Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:57:56 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a0e69fbd264f6e880dd3e79bdfebb2The Latest: Kaine promotes his lengthy government experiencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbc85137c52b4437b975fb7a7a40ad9aThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:20:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbc85137c52b4437b975fb7a7a40ad9aClinton campaign seeks to make most of Kaine's Spanishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b752e74229284b4cb4672e6f792c7a0aThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:38:13 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine and Hillary Clinton made their debut as the Democratic presidential ticket, he proudly declared, "Hillary and I are soul mates in this struggle."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b752e74229284b4cb4672e6f792c7a0aCharles and Moore help US women's hoops beat France 84-62http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/250d6c322cf5437cb40b638cbf304392Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:24:36 GMTNEWARK, Del. (AP) — Elena Delle Donne had dreamed of playing basketball in the Olympics since she was little.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/250d6c322cf5437cb40b638cbf304392The Latest: Clinton gets independent boost from Bloomberghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5f5833fdb314e049e29d9fbef70cc3aThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:45:30 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5f5833fdb314e049e29d9fbef70cc3aThe Latest: Wikileaks releases stolen Democratic voicemailshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6f236cabd042b78024cadd1755dbf0Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:12:47 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6f236cabd042b78024cadd1755dbf0The Latest: Pence, solo campaigner, says he's B-list celebhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc9e1dbb2bcf4d28993bba2d21904e76Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:22:45 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc9e1dbb2bcf4d28993bba2d21904e7610 Things to Know for Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e29170dbd2104b19abca3c9aee1e887cThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:04:23 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e29170dbd2104b19abca3c9aee1e887cAPNewsBreak: Texas AG's $100K gift came despite agency ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a2b8a2413e4853ba509d84208be477Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:25:24 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Documents show the $100,000 that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton accepted from the head of a company his office was investigating came despite internal agency rules that prohibit such gifts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a2b8a2413e4853ba509d84208be477The Latest: Biden calls Putin a 'dictator' embraced by Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dd74d65754940aba8f481692dc73d28Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:53:36 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dd74d65754940aba8f481692dc73d28The Latest: Ex-CIA chief says Trump taking Russia's sidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd63ead7e8c64a41b57e8bae7332f713Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:56:48 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd63ead7e8c64a41b57e8bae7332f713Bloomberg warns of Trump economic plans at Dem conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff3a67d78f864f0eb572de40b1508a49Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:23:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Michael Bloomberg, elected mayor of New York City as a Republican, offered a forceful denunciation of fellow New York billionaire Donald Trump on Wednesday at the Democratic convention, describing the GOP presidential nominee as a "risky, reckless, and radical choice."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff3a67d78f864f0eb572de40b1508a49Man won't be prosecuted for threat to University of Chicagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fac5e91463e4b709c8fd4c8dd59c533Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:49:50 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Federal authorities have decided not to prosecute a man whose online threats prompted the University of Chicago to close for a day last November.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fac5e91463e4b709c8fd4c8dd59c533Venus Williams opens Rogers Cup with blowout winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc681b83d85c48c98891d862f884e96fThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:01:10 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Venus Williams opened play in the Rogers Cup on Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Barbora Strycova.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc681b83d85c48c98891d862f884e96fLatest: Rescued men were working on marijuana fieldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47f17941abc440789274ce24d1786e43Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:28:57 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47f17941abc440789274ce24d1786e43AP FACT CHECK: Warped claims in political hothousehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3dcae82f724c8f911ab6021ebbc48dThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:28:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's hot out there, politically speaking, with Hillary Clinton's convention going full steam and Donald Trump refusing to stay quiet while Democrats put on their big show. Reality is sometimes getting warped in the process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3dcae82f724c8f911ab6021ebbc48dO'Jays ask Republican congressman to stop using their musichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecd63d6310ab4264817291d4051ddea1Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:03:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The founding members of the O'Jays are asking a Republican to stop using their music for the second time in a week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecd63d6310ab4264817291d4051ddea1Land speed racer Sam Wheeler dies at Utah's Salt Flatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8639ecc418a493886df714e8d77be42Thu, 28 Jul 2016 01:06:39 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sam Wheeler, a renowned land speed motorcycle racer, is dead after the high-performance bike he was testing at Utah's famed Bonneville Salt Flats fish-tailed, went airborne and crashed at 200 mph. He was 72.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8639ecc418a493886df714e8d77be42AP source: Jets, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick agree to 1-year dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62319516d5e8462d88192d3f9fced8b9Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:18:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fitz Magic has returned and — voila! — the New York Jets are heading into training camp with their starting quarterback under contract.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62319516d5e8462d88192d3f9fced8b9No spoilers, but 'Gilmore Girls' star says chemistry is backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eb7861d22fa4a3788974da1bba8e0f7Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:07:13 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Melissa McCarthy answered the call for Netflix's "Gilmore Girls" sequel and made magic again with star Lauren Graham, the show's creator said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eb7861d22fa4a3788974da1bba8e0f7Details emerge after arrest in death of Oregon womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa219b41395b4143868331fa287f3eafThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:28:06 GMTSALEM, Oregon (AP) — Kaylee Sawyer was walking alone in the middle of the night on the edge of the picturesque town of Bend, Oregon, after getting into an argument with her boyfriend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa219b41395b4143868331fa287f3eafQuestions abound on offense, defense for Super Bowl champshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94363eff4daa4ebb856cdaed4e580b82Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:46:00 GMTENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Super Bowl champs begin training camp Thursday with major questions on both sides of the ball, beginning with who will be the one throwing it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94363eff4daa4ebb856cdaed4e580b82China asks Vietnam to investigate defaced passporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af6f359d7a9e4ee5821e2d9b0229ff71Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:26:30 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China is asking Vietnam to investigate reports that a border agent at the Ho Chi Minh City airport defaced a Chinese passport. Images in state media reports show the words "f--- you" scribbled twice over maps of the contested South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af6f359d7a9e4ee5821e2d9b0229ff71AP source: Jets re-sign QB Ryan Fitzpatrick to 1-year dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e362c2fff74975894357eacefdd16cThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:53:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Jets have re-signed Ryan Fitzpatrick to a one-year deal worth $12 million, ending months of speculation and uncertainty surrounding the team's quarterback spot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e362c2fff74975894357eacefdd16cConvention: O'Reilly attacks critics; second-night ratingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad9dfa25ce2446e6aadc53d1917db79dThu, 28 Jul 2016 01:04:41 GMTA look at the Democratic National Convention through a media lens:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad9dfa25ce2446e6aadc53d1917db79dThe Latest: Bolt, "the main man" touches down in Riohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf1826d49c6544c7a4932ba99606a320Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:38:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf1826d49c6544c7a4932ba99606a320Coast Guard: Problem in engine room led to flooding on boathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9521758a345b434db3863dbe560ae600Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:09:22 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A problem in the engine room led to flooding on board a fishing boat off Alaska's Aleutian Islands, forcing the crew to abandon ship, the Coast Guard said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9521758a345b434db3863dbe560ae600Obama boosts Clinton; Kaine mocks Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e9aeb89f49641a6a8359995708d7ac1Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:33:59 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief at time of volatility around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e9aeb89f49641a6a8359995708d7ac1