FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Jul 2015 08:38:16 -07:00Could searchers' sonars have missed wreckage of Flight 370?, 03 Jul 2015 15:12:41 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Amid rising frustrations over the expensive, so-far fruitless search for vanished Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, experts are questioning the competence of the company in charge, including whether crews may have passed over the sunken wreckage without even noticing. Day? To some, July 4 is Barbecued Spareribs Day, 03 Jul 2015 15:24:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — To most Americans, July 4 is Independence Day. But on Marlo Anderson's calendar, it's also Caesar Salad Day and Barbecued Spareribs Day. Hague hit by riots after death of man in police custody, 03 Jul 2015 13:56:56 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police have detained some 200 people for ignoring a ban on public assembly imposed in a neighborhood hit by days of late-night rioting following the death of a man in police custody. market's new normal: Smaller workforce, sluggish pay, 03 Jul 2015 14:34:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Even after another month of strong hiring in June and a sinking unemployment rate, the U.S. job market just isn't what it used to be. Nimoy's son makes Spock documentary to honor father, 03 Jul 2015 14:47:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Adam Nimoy has found a way to spend countless hours with his late father Leonard Nimoy: He's creating a documentary for the actor who played Spock on "Star Trek." children granted legal recognition in France, 03 Jul 2015 15:25:58 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's highest court has granted legal recognition to surrogate children, in a major turnaround that will make their daily lives easier and could lead to greater acceptance of new forms of families. police questioning 12 al-Qaida suspects, 03 Jul 2015 14:02:19 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A Bangladesh court on Friday gave police three days to question 12 suspected members of al-Qaida's branch in the Indian subcontinent after their arrests in raids this week. postpones 2 shows due to hemorrhage on vocal chords, 03 Jul 2015 14:48:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Meghan Trainor is postponing two shows because of a hemorrhage on her vocal cords. sues Fordham over demand for mental health records, 03 Jul 2015 14:21:15 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A graduate student has sued Fordham University, seeking $5 million in damages and saying the college violated her civil rights by demanding her entire record of mental health treatment as a condition for re-admission. of 'Untouchables' Ness in legal fight over old stock, 03 Jul 2015 15:06:08 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A legal fight is brewing in Florida between the estate of "Untouchables" Prohibition agent Eliot Ness and an Ohio company over some long-undiscovered stock that apparently belonged to Ness and may be worth more than $1 million. kills 28-year-old Texas man during late-night swim, 03 Jul 2015 15:05:41 GMTORANGE, Texas (AP) — A man has died after an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina. Latest: Eurozone chief harshly rejects Varoufakis claims, 03 Jul 2015 14:28:02 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): Latest: Protesters loot supermarket in Athens suburb, 03 Jul 2015 14:35:00 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): sued in landmark marriage case reads at gay wedding, 03 Jul 2015 14:45:43 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's health director, whose refusal to list a gay man as the surviving spouse on a death certificate led to last week's landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling, has delivered a Bible reading at a gay wedding. ice cream, maple water: 5 foods of the future?, 03 Jul 2015 13:35:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chips made out of broccoli, chickpeas and kale. Wine-spiked ice cream. Popcorn that didn't quite fulfill its destiny. Latest: Kyrgios reaches 4th round at Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 14:26:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): Ohio looks overseas in search for lethal drugs, 03 Jul 2015 13:39:21 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has explored overseas options in its search for lethal injection drugs no longer available in the U.S. despite a court ruling that banned such purchases, records show. detected in 2 places at Czech nuclear plant, 03 Jul 2015 15:05:19 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — An official says low radioactivity has been unexpectedly detected in two places outside one of the two reactors at a Czech nuclear power plant. truckin' to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows, 03 Jul 2015 14:20:56 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 03 Jul 2015 14:56:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: toll from capsized Philippine ferry rises to 50, 03 Jul 2015 14:06:48 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Rescuers on Friday retrieved five more bodies from a ferry that capsized just moments after departing from a central Philippine port, raising the death toll to 50. fired from Sinai hits southern Israel, no one hurt, 03 Jul 2015 15:22:38 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military says a rocket fired from neighboring Sinai, where Egyptian troops are battling Islamic State militants, has struck southern Israel. There was no damage and no one was hurt. Latest: Greek banking officials meet with government, 03 Jul 2015 14:39:45 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): says 6.5 quake in far west kills 6, collapses homes, 03 Jul 2015 14:01:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A magnitude-6.5 earthquake shook China's far-western region of Xinjiang on Friday, killing six people and damaging or collapsing thousands of buildings, authorities said. to ask Venezuela to extradite wanted ETA member, 03 Jul 2015 13:40:33 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Spanish government says it will ask Venezuela to extradite a convicted member of the armed Basque group ETA. cubs stuck at Gaza border en route to Jordan shelter, 03 Jul 2015 15:13:36 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A pair of lion cubs are stuck at a Gaza-Israel border crossing en route to a Jordan animal sanctuary, after being kept for a year by a family in crowded Gaza. identify motel intruder shot by ex-CNN reporter, 03 Jul 2015 14:30:45 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police have identified the man fatally shot by a former CNN reporter at an Albuquerque motel as Tomorio Walton. Communist Party chief to make first US visit, 03 Jul 2015 15:02:27 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The powerful head of Vietnam's Communist Party will travel to the United States for the first time next week, and said he expects President Barack Obama will visit Vietnam later this year. bill targeting civic groups raises alarm, 03 Jul 2015 14:35:57 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A bill seeking to regulate the operations of civic groups in Uganda has drawn alarm from activists who say it will hamper their operations and might be used to target those seen as opposed to the government of the country's long-serving leader. back UN tribunal for Malaysia Airlines crash, 03 Jul 2015 13:49:45 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says he supports moves to set up an international tribunal to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysian Airlines plane over Ukraine last year. Latest: Bencic beats Mattek-Sands at Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 15:12:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): monitors its vulnerable as temperatures climb, 03 Jul 2015 13:30:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — While Europeans seek relief from unusually high temperatures spreading across the continent, the U.N. weather agency says the region is better prepared than in the past to avoid major casualties. Poll shows 2 sides neck and neck before referendum, 03 Jul 2015 15:05:00 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The brief but intense campaign in Greece's critical bailout referendum ends Friday, with simultaneous rallies in Athens supporting "yes" and "no" answers to a murky question in what an opinion poll suggests could be a very close vote. Latest: Wimbledon headband too colorful for Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 14:06:55 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): Latest: Vandeweghe beats Stosur at Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 15:24:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): PHOTOS: Surfing takes Brazilian kids out of Rio slum, 03 Jul 2015 15:21:32 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It's dawn and barefoot boys are hustling down the inclined alleys of Rio de Janeiro slums, surfboards under their arms. They're heading to nearby Sao Conrado and Arpoador beaches, where they catch waves and momentarily leave their impoverished lives behind.'s iconic U.Va. Rotunda amid $53 million face-lift, 03 Jul 2015 15:15:49 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Thomas Jefferson's Rotunda at the University of Virginia is ensnared in a spider's web of scaffolding these days, the focus of a $58.3 million renovation of the World Heritage Site. Africa: Opposition files charges against deputy president, 03 Jul 2015 14:02:11 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — An opposition party has filed criminal charges against South Africa's deputy president and other officials for their alleged involvement in the police shooting deaths of 34 miners during labor unrest. agency: Russian spies increase activities in EU, NATO, 03 Jul 2015 14:27:54 GMTBRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia's spy agency says Russian agents have significantly increased their activities in Slovakia and all other NATO and European Union countries in connection with the crisis in Ukraine. Latest: Wawrinka, Gasquet reach 4th round at Wimbledon, 03 Jul 2015 14:16:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): explain how Vanessa-Mae cleared of Olympic ski race fix, 03 Jul 2015 15:15:27 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Pop violinist Vanessa-Mae exploited weak International Ski Federation rules and got help from Alpine race officials "smitten" by her celebrity to qualify for the Sochi Olympics, according to sport's highest court. Latest: German FM: No quick bailout coming for Greece, 03 Jul 2015 13:59:53 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): leaders say Republican Party must condemn Trump, 03 Jul 2015 14:22:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hispanic leaders are warning of harm to Republican White House hopes unless the party's presidential contenders do more to condemn Donald Trump, a businessman turned presidential candidate who's refusing to apologize for calling Mexican immigrants rapists and drug dealers. rejects bid by victims' kin to clear Lockerbie bomber, 03 Jul 2015 15:23:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Judges at a Scottish court ruled Friday that relatives of people killed in the 1988 bombing of a Pan Am jet over Lockerbie, Scotland cannot launch an appeal on behalf of the only man convicted of the attack. in New Hampshire find some of Chafee's ideas 'odd', 03 Jul 2015 13:34:58 GMTLACONIA, N.H. (AP) — Presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee stands before a few dozen people at a meeting of New Hampshire's Belknap County Democrats. The Republican-turned-independent-turned-Democrat gets nods of approval when he tells them he was the only Republican senator to vote against authorizing the war in Iraq. bomber's friend drops appeal on obstruction charges, 03 Jul 2015 14:02:24 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A friend of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has dropped an appeal of his conviction for obstructing the investigation into the bombing. Latest: Fund: Greek default to spark severe consequences, 03 Jul 2015 15:00:30 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and its upcoming referendum on Sunday (all times local): stocks drift lower ahead of Greek vote; China plunges, 03 Jul 2015 14:32:54 GMTWorld stock markets mostly drifted lower Friday ahead of Greece's weekend referendum, while China's main stock benchmark plunged as government efforts failed to reassure panicky investors. killed in Texas alligator attack during late-night swim, 03 Jul 2015 13:41:54 GMTORANGE, Texas (AP) — A man has died after being attacked by an alligator during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina. rights body backs call for accountability in Gaza war, 03 Jul 2015 15:15:25 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The U.N.'s top human rights body backed calls Friday for accountability in last year's conflict in Gaza, in which hundreds of Palestinian civilians and six Israeli civilians were killed.