FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:28:55 -07:00A-Rod takes pride in being 40 and still playing in majorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35953c9834e4306aed3abf3ad29f526Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:49:07 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Alex Rodriguez doesn't remember any clubhouse conversations as a young player about still being in the game at 40 years old.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35953c9834e4306aed3abf3ad29f526Oklahoma court: Ten Commandments monument at Capitol must gohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce68edcaa3746b7bd5509017fd152f1Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:07:19 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court reaffirmed in a 7-2 decision Monday that a Ten Commandments monument on the state Capitol grounds is unconstitutional and must be removed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce68edcaa3746b7bd5509017fd152f1Mexico finds cocaine diluted in fruit shipment from Colombiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e3138104d6c4fa38cd96247cadc65a4Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:05:08 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Customs and law enforcement personnel in Mexico say they found an undetermined amount of cocaine dissolved in fruit pulp imported from Colombia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e3138104d6c4fa38cd96247cadc65a4Colorado theater shooter's sister says his eyes changedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b75c49d5f1324e2c83a2ded5abf6f851Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:53:51 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — When the younger sister of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes visited him in jail nearly two years after the attack, his eyes bulged from his head and he spoke in short, stilted phrases— a vast difference from the loving brother who protected her while they were growing up, she testified Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b75c49d5f1324e2c83a2ded5abf6f851Cavs trade Haywood, Miller to Blazershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c064e3f4f5d144aa97f12470b103be24Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:52:12 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to the Portland Trail Blazers to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c064e3f4f5d144aa97f12470b103be24House, Senate clash over highway bill ahead of deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67c4c5ff2c964cedaf7ba19b3ed465bfTue, 28 Jul 2015 01:04:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans rebuffed their Senate counterparts Monday over must-pass highway legislation, setting the two chambers on a collision course days ahead of a crucial deadline in the midst of the summer driving season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67c4c5ff2c964cedaf7ba19b3ed465bfJudge: Citizens United must disclose donor information to NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd48c2c01b0c4f3cb9594c5440d9df9bTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:17:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A nonprofit conservative organization advocating for less government must disclose information about its major donors to New York's attorney general if it wants to solicit money in the state, a judge said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd48c2c01b0c4f3cb9594c5440d9df9bAngels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox for stretch runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e34ef422a90549aa93b48e6979ad8134Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:47:28 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels acquired veteran outfielder Shane Victorino and more than $3.8 million from the Boston Red Sox on Monday for infielder Josh Rutledge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e34ef422a90549aa93b48e6979ad8134The Latest: Lafayette woman remembered for artistry, spirithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52051e62d37a4808a0c3be27148d2eb2Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:34:08 GMTLAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — 5:30 p.m.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52051e62d37a4808a0c3be27148d2eb2The Latest: Friends describe Colorado shooter's characterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92e7776f3a3847dfad7b26f6f9d77969Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:24:34 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92e7776f3a3847dfad7b26f6f9d779693 men charged with murder of teens in firebombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e032c4a8919648faa5c9d54ea017d551Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:02:04 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Three fugitives have been arrested and charged in connection with a firebombing that killed three teenagers at a tire shop in April.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e032c4a8919648faa5c9d54ea017d551Mets acquire closer Tyler Clippard from Athleticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/722aafe788414e93986174e1f005e526Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:00:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In their second trade in four days, the Mets acquired closer Tyler Clippard from Oakland on Monday for minor league pitcher Casey Meisner in a swap of right-handers that increases New York's payroll by a little more than $2 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/722aafe788414e93986174e1f005e526Federal appeals court upholds California's shark fin banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdcdbf782ade4b92b3477d6a5aa34cdbMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:56:49 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court Monday upheld a California law banning the sale, distribution and possession of shark fins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdcdbf782ade4b92b3477d6a5aa34cdbPuddle of Mudd singer Scantlin accused of DWI, fleeinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fac10f52fe0645c4b4451a29b0da353aTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:15:36 GMTOLIVIA, Minn. (AP) — Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin faces charges of drunken driving and fleeing police after a chase in Minnesota that reached speeds of about 100 mph.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fac10f52fe0645c4b4451a29b0da353aPolice: Boy found dead in hot car was Arkansas judge's sonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eecf58c2a2e143fb983b901b8e065e4cMon, 27 Jul 2015 22:42:06 GMTHOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Police say an 18-month-old boy found dead in a hot vehicle in Arkansas last week was the son of a juvenile court judge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eecf58c2a2e143fb983b901b8e065e4c3 teens in Arkansas slaying investigation being returnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77b6c030bca04a9599579962a7e3377cMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:53:55 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Three teenagers sought for questioning in the fatal shooting of an Arkansas couple were on their way back to the state from Texas on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77b6c030bca04a9599579962a7e3377cBoy Scouts of America end total ban on gay adultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a8c0650f71a4f8b8d7dc72159d04ec1Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:50:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a8c0650f71a4f8b8d7dc72159d04ec1Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0e91fcc9e034246a3af635e0093814dMon, 27 Jul 2015 22:57:50 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels acquired veteran outfielder Shane Victorino and more than $3.8 million from the Boston Red Sox on Monday for infielder Josh Rutledge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0e91fcc9e034246a3af635e0093814dUS plays Aruba or St Vincent in World Cup qualifying openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05594d0233934007abdd108f3109c1aaTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:01:40 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The United States will host Aruba or St. Vincent and the Grenadines at St. Louis on Nov. 13 in the Americans' opening qualifier for the 2018 World Cup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05594d0233934007abdd108f3109c1aaNike offers partial refund to end FuelBand lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965f7058e03f439b9aeb2745c84383fdMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:27:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Nike will give partial refunds or gift cards to people who bought FuelBand fitness trackers in the last 3 1/2 years, resolving a lawsuit that says the products can't accurately tally how many steps a user is taking or how many calories they've burned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965f7058e03f439b9aeb2745c84383fdMan possibly linked to missing women had contact with policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b38d03cd3128494aaec12f2232d16550Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:25:19 GMTCHARLESTON, West Virginia (AP) — A detective says a man killed by a West Virginia woman who said he attacked her after they met through an online site had encounters with police in at least 20 states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b38d03cd3128494aaec12f2232d16550Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia's Papua provincehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1b0820ab0ed4873b9c45bbd14704e33Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:44:46 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake has rocked Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua early Tuesday, but there are no immediate reports of injuries or damage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1b0820ab0ed4873b9c45bbd14704e33New York Gov. Cuomo announces new LaGuardia Airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eab60762fe034acb9c6fb5548c26a5a3Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:59:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A year after comparing New York's LaGuardia Airport to "some Third World Country," Vice President Joe Biden helped unveil an ambitious plan Monday to rebuild its collection of aging terminals into a modern, unified hub while easing congestion by doubling the space available for planes to operate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eab60762fe034acb9c6fb5548c26a5a3True-crime author Ann Rule dies at age 83http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c004c640c5a543b2ba42f48af6c207b2Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:25:57 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — True-crime writer Ann Rule, who wrote more than 30 books, including a profile of her former co-worker, serial killer Ted Bundy, has died at age 83.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c004c640c5a543b2ba42f48af6c207b2Federal prisons agree to recognize humanism as religionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/859a9b939602410b8e6de9c7f757544eTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:25:23 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal prisoners who identify as humanist can now celebrate Darwin Day and get accommodations typically afforded to those inmates who believe in a deity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/859a9b939602410b8e6de9c7f757544eCalifornia seeing more wildfires but sustaining less damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8a3623af9b74b8591fb3fb0a696e7a3Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:12:16 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — More wildfires have torn across California so far this year compared to the same period of 2014 but firefighters said Monday that efforts to confine and extinguish the latest blazes have been more successful than in the past.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8a3623af9b74b8591fb3fb0a696e7a33 pension funds sue New Jersey for billions in damageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a96886e477d4b178490a2729e2e1b94Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:58:19 GMTThree public workers' pension funds are suing New Jersey for billions in damages, claiming the state government breached contracts when it contributed less than planned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a96886e477d4b178490a2729e2e1b94Some buses halt runs in El Salvador's capital after killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5987048ad1ed4de1b5da6496ff35847cMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:57:52 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Some buses in the capital of El Salvador have stopped running after two drivers were killed and rumors circulated that the Central American country's "Mara" street gangs planned to burn buses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5987048ad1ed4de1b5da6496ff35847cCharges: Milwaukee father took blame for son's fatal hit-runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9f837a03d3d43dcb7b283be3266a6dbMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:20:48 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A judge on Monday vacated the sentence of a Milwaukee man who spent more than a year in prison before admitting he took the blame for a fatal hit-and-run to protect his son.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9f837a03d3d43dcb7b283be3266a6dbWalker says EPA should be limited 'umbrella organization'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13cdef8406974023a6523282d62a9ffeTue, 28 Jul 2015 01:09:29 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said Monday he would shift most of the responsibilities of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to state-based regulators, leaving the EPA to serve as an "umbrella organization" that would resolve disputes between them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13cdef8406974023a6523282d62a9ffeA look at wildfires burning around the Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a53c8b2daed4ab49d14b3d2d6f337c2Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:42:42 GMTHere is a look at wildfires burning around the West.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a53c8b2daed4ab49d14b3d2d6f337c2Scientist: Whale deaths off Alaska island remains mysteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7cf051a9a524741ac2114c4b272edf9Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:41:51 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Researchers may never solve the recent deaths of 18 endangered whales whose carcasses were found floating near Alaska's Kodiak Island, a scientist working on the case said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7cf051a9a524741ac2114c4b272edf9Judge says she did not involuntarily commit theater gunmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2038cfa13c6e48078d385304a5212ffeTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:01:19 GMTCARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) — The gunman responsible for last week's deadly attack in a Louisiana movie theater was delivered by deputies to hospital for a mental evaluation in 2008 after his family said he was a danger to himself and others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2038cfa13c6e48078d385304a5212ffeAfter Olympic dreams fizzle, Bostonians wonder: Now what?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ef65d82810467c8eacbd9364cf1901Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:15:20 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Opponents are cheering the unceremonious demise of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, but some are wistfully wondering what might have been.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ef65d82810467c8eacbd9364cf1901Neighbors recall volatility of couple before wife found deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e021d010874bc595ca48644916f810Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:33:59 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix woman who police believe was decapitated by her husband was in a marriage that neighbors said was fraught with public fights.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e021d010874bc595ca48644916f810Lawyers: immigrant mothers coerced to wear ankle monitorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed65c31c76fe4176820ea15273133e9bMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:03:22 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Lawyers representing immigrant mothers held in a South Texas detention center say the women have been denied counsel and coerced into accepting ankle-monitoring bracelets as a condition of release, even after judges made clear that paying their bonds would suffice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed65c31c76fe4176820ea15273133e9bCardinals name woman to training camp coach positionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bb787a74426495c8947b1ba15bd875dTue, 28 Jul 2015 01:16:40 GMTTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have hired Jen Welter to coach inside linebackers through their upcoming training camp and preseason.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bb787a74426495c8947b1ba15bd875dMother pleads for return of missing California 8-year-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc38102126eb4bfe84c40a4e7d0552a0Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:18:49 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — The mother of a missing 8-year-old girl pleaded for her safe return Monday as search efforts grew to include federal authorities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc38102126eb4bfe84c40a4e7d0552a0GOP House chairman calls on Obama to remove IRS commissionerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e527acd97f246269ae322a9a084e1abTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:54:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of a powerful House committee called for the removal of the IRS commissioner Monday, saying he has obstructed congressional investigations into the treatment of conservative groups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e527acd97f246269ae322a9a084e1abPeru decrees warrantless geolocation tracking of cellphoneshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2877f4481b574669a5e191577740f65aTue, 28 Jul 2015 01:18:44 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's government has ordered telecommunications companies to grant police warrantless access to cellphone users' locations and other call data in real time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2877f4481b574669a5e191577740f65aOfficials: California man suspected of starting wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76ec88d3bdfc409d940328bc265c9c8aTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:18:30 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — More wildfires have torn across California so far this year compared with the same period of 2014, but firefighters said Monday that efforts to confine and extinguish the latest blazes have been more successful than in the past.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76ec88d3bdfc409d940328bc265c9c8aBoy Scout board approves end to blanket ban on gay adultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8cb335f184f42e9b9bda7d145011193Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:32:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8cb335f184f42e9b9bda7d145011193Suspicious packages sent to Oregon government buildingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5906f054a0d42588f9efc994419621bTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:53 GMTSALEM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Oregon are investigating suspicious packages sent to government buildings around the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5906f054a0d42588f9efc994419621bPool fire at The Cosmopolitan fueled by fake palm treeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d90bc290ad93424381951fd051ed546fTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:21:21 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Fake palm trees and high winds fueled a poolside fire on a rooftop at The Cosmopolitan hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip over the weekend, fire officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d90bc290ad93424381951fd051ed546fSeau lawyer: family won't disrupt Hall of Fame ceremonieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/423dfb1f2df046f89ba2e357c65d340cTue, 28 Jul 2015 01:08:10 GMTCANTON, Ohio (AP) — The family of the late Junior Seau will not disrupt the Hall of Fame ceremonies on Aug. 8 despite its disagreement with a policy preventing live remarks during a posthumous induction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/423dfb1f2df046f89ba2e357c65d340c10 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65429540b27f46328526666fa8f43fb7Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:06:05 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65429540b27f46328526666fa8f43fb7Remains of Pearl Harbor victims raised for identificationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e885d1aa10f4b9f9b34a738586472baTue, 28 Jul 2015 00:13:45 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The military on Monday exhumed more caskets containing the unidentified remains of USS Oklahoma crew members killed in the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e885d1aa10f4b9f9b34a738586472baHouse backs bill to help vets who've suffered sexual assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1093b620e7e1414587ac3cc8283bbff1Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans who suffered sexual assault or other sexual abuse while in uniform would get help more easily from the Department of Veterans Affairs under a bill approved Monday by the House.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1093b620e7e1414587ac3cc8283bbff1Ex-LAPD detective held without bail on bank robbery chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b696f5f111eb465c947d61d67a28bffeMon, 27 Jul 2015 23:34:23 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A retired Los Angeles police detective suspected of robbing five banks has been ordered held without bail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b696f5f111eb465c947d61d67a28bffeOfficer suspended after tossing food at handcuffed suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66b3d04ab9ec4a349c7a7db84e6eb01fMon, 27 Jul 2015 22:52:20 GMTSARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A southwest Florida police officer has been suspended after his superiors watched a video of him tossing food to a handcuffed suspect at the county jail and then allowing the man to eat the food off the floor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66b3d04ab9ec4a349c7a7db84e6eb01f