FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Jul 2016 00:44:42 -07:00From 'likable enough' to lovefest, Obama to hail Clinton, 27 Jul 2016 07:35:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — It was long ago and far away when Barack Obama snippily remarked, "You're likable enough, Hillary." It's a lovefest now. China emerges more muscular after ASEAN meetings, 27 Jul 2016 07:37:03 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — Daring to take on China in a territorial dispute in the South China Sea, the Philippines went to an international tribunal for justice, and won big. But it turned out to be a pyrrhic victory. motions heard for fifth officer in prisoner death, 27 Jul 2016 07:18:21 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Pretrial motions are scheduled to begin for a Baltimore police officer facing criminal charges in the arrest and subsequent death of a young man black whose neck was broken in a police van. Is Medicare drug plan vulnerable to exploitation?, 27 Jul 2016 07:17:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A senior senator is examining whether Medicare's prescription drug benefit is vulnerable to manipulation by pharmaceutical companies that set very high prices for medications. EXPLAINS: GOP, Dems. look to revive Depression bank law, 27 Jul 2016 07:13:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Well at least the Democrats and the Republicans agree on something at their conventions: They both want to revive a Depression-era bank law that was abolished more than 15 years ago. hands Hong Kong journalists prison terms, 27 Jul 2016 05:41:06 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A southern Chinese court has handed prison terms to four people, including at least two Hong Kong journalists, on charges of running an illegal business after they reportedly sent copies of their sensitive political magazine to mainland China. Indians, Filipino among 2016 Ramon Magsaysay awardees, 27 Jul 2016 07:03:12 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — An Indian who led a grassroots movement on behalf of the low-caste Dalit community and the Philippines' chief anti-corruption fighter are among this year's six recipients of the Ramon Magsaysay Award, regarded as Asia's equivalent of the Nobel Prize. stocks mixed ahead of Fed statement, 27 Jul 2016 06:38:42 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement, as strong U.S. economic data raised questions over the likely course for interest rates. military says it killed suspect behind deadly ambush, 27 Jul 2016 06:36:38 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli forces tracked down a group of suspects behind the deadly ambush of a family car in the West Bank earlier this month and killed the man who pulled the trigger in that attack in a shootout early on Wednesday, the military said. fears permeated GOP week _ Dems barely mention them, 27 Jul 2016 07:38:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have barely mentioned the Islamic State through two days of their convention, after terrorism fears permeated Republican speeches a week ago, watchdog slates next presidential election for May 2017, 27 Jul 2016 06:33:45 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state TV says the country's constitutional watchdog has scheduled the next presidential election for May 2017. president announces new Cabinet line-up, 27 Jul 2016 06:21:31 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo announced a new Cabinet on Wednesday that returns a reformist to the Finance Ministry and puts a former head of the military with a checkered career in charge of security. people arrested at Guns N' Roses concerts in New Jersey, 27 Jul 2016 06:15:30 GMTEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Police say more than 40 people were arrested at two Guns N' Roses concerts in New Jersey over the weekend on a variety of charges including assaulting police and selling items without a permit.'s just enough for Aussie rowers as they head to Rio, 27 Jul 2016 05:39:12 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Better late than never for the Australian women's eights rowing team at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, even if they'll have to borrow a boat and oars. Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary, 27 Jul 2016 06:13:54 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It's been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms. ferrets return to where they held out in wild, 27 Jul 2016 07:24:29 GMTMEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) — A nocturnal species of weasel with a robber-mask-like marking across its eyes has returned to the remote ranchlands of western Wyoming where the critter almost went extinct more than 30 years ago. police search home of suspect in stabbing spree, 27 Jul 2016 06:10:23 GMTSAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) — Japanese police on Wednesday searched the home of the suspect in a mass stabbing spree that left 19 people dead at a facility for the mentally disabled. poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus, 27 Jul 2016 05:51:46 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced plans Wednesday for a fresh barrage of economic stimulus to help revive stalling growth. Latest: 46 people rescued from sinking vessel off Alaska, 27 Jul 2016 05:15:42 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the rescue of 46 crew members who abandoned a fishing vessel in Alaska's Aleutian Islands on Tuesday (all times local): shooting latest for city seeing rise in violence, 27 Jul 2016 07:06:12 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A couple of doors down from Club Blu, where a young man and a 14-year-old boy were killed while attending a teen party, shop owner Idis Edouard hoisted a rod above his head to gently move a girl's blue dress aside. area: 8 Ks, 1 bad inning as A's win 6-3 at Rangers, 27 Jul 2016 05:17:38 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — When Bob Melvin went to the mound in the fifth inning, he wasn't going to take Sonny Gray out of the game. The Oakland Athletics manager had a reminder with a pep talk. smoke hangs over scenic stretch of California coast, 27 Jul 2016 07:17:28 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire was fouling the summer season on a beloved and scenic stretch of the California coast, where smoke and the threat of flames forced the closure of state parks near Big Sur.'s mytaxi, British rival Hailo to merge, 27 Jul 2016 05:43:51 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Daimler's mytaxi and British rival Hailo are merging to form Europe's biggest app-based cab ordering service. sends Hong Kong journalists to up to 5 years in prison, 27 Jul 2016 07:23:14 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A southern Chinese court has sentenced four people, including at least two Hong Kong journalists, to prison on charges of running an illegal business after they reportedly sent copies of their sensitive political magazines to mainland China."Pokemon Go" fans use VPNs to play game in India, 27 Jul 2016 07:08:22 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — "Pokemon Go," the highly addictive online game, has landed in India and thousands are out searching for pokemon characters as the mania spreads. profits up but problems persist with A400M, A350, 27 Jul 2016 06:59:24 GMTPARIS (AP) — Airbus Group's profits rose in the first half of the year thanks to asset sales and a satellite launch merger, but the planemaker suffered losses linked to its troubled A400M military transporter and A350 passenger jet, its long-delayed rival to Boeing's popular 787. orders 47 newspaper journalists, executives detained, 27 Jul 2016 07:32:14 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have issued warrants for the detention of 47 former executives or senior journalists of Zaman newspaper, allegedly associated with the U.S.-based Muslim cleric who the government says is behind Turkey's July 15 failed coup. in the News, 27 Jul 2016 07:02:02 GMT"We just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling yet." — Hillary Clinton in a live video address to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia after she became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House. returns to convention stage to make case for Clinton, 27 Jul 2016 07:18:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is returning to the Democratic National Convention stage 12 years to the day after he catapulted himself to the center of American political consciousness with a rousing convention speech. Jackpot-Top 10 largest US Jackpots, 27 Jul 2016 06:04:33 GMTThe Powerball drawing on Wednesday will give lottery players a shot at a jackpot of $422 million, which would rank as the nation's 11th largest lottery payout. Here's a look at the 10 largest U.S. jackpots and the winners' home states: the sprinters, Jamaica seeking track and field depth, 27 Jul 2016 06:05:52 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — The most dominant runner at Jamaica's national track and field championships this summer was not a superstar sprinter like Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake or Veronica Campbell-Brown. Indonesia Cabinet includes reformer, rights abuser, 27 Jul 2016 07:20:06 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo announced a new Cabinet on Wednesday that puts a retired general linked to human rights abuses in charge of security and returns a popular reformist to the finance ministry. Bill Williams targets an Olympic gold for New Zealand, 27 Jul 2016 06:05:56 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Sonny Bill Williams passes for a superstar in this part of the world where rugby holds a rare pre-eminence over all other sports. jackpot $422 million after months without winner, 27 Jul 2016 06:04:10 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize. Guard: 46 people rescued from sinking boat off Alaska, 27 Jul 2016 06:04:26 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two Good Samaritan vessels rescued 46 people Tuesday night who abandoned their sinking fishing boat in the Bering Sea off Alaska's Aleutian Islands, the Coast Guard said. OFF: 5 day games, Strasburg vs Carrasco, 27 Jul 2016 05:54:04 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: bond sought for man accused of shooting officer, 27 Jul 2016 05:50:53 GMTCLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County prosecutors are seeking to increase the bond for a man accused of shooting a police officer in the neck, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down. Fed ends meeting, few expect much clarity on next hike, 27 Jul 2016 07:06:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With consumers spending and employers hiring more freely, the U.S. economy has fared better of late. But when the Federal Reserve ends its latest policy meeting Wednesday, most analysts think it will signal that it wants to see further gains before raising interest rates again. hits better than he pitches as Giants beat Reds 9-7, 27 Jul 2016 06:55:07 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Cain's first win in more than two months didn't come easily and it certainly wasn't enough to put to rest concerns about the back end of the Giants' rotation. Guard: Ships rescue 46 people who abandoned a fishing boat in Alaska's Aleutian Islands, 27 Jul 2016 05:05:03 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Coast Guard: Ships rescue 46 people who abandoned a fishing boat in Alaska's Aleutian Islands. hold off Rays 3-2, 27 Jul 2016 06:42:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Bud Norris is soaking up his time with the surging Los Angeles Dodgers. scientist launches effort to digitize all fish, 27 Jul 2016 07:05:57 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of sting ray and other fish. supplier LG Display puts $1.8B into flexible displays, 27 Jul 2016 05:17:09 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Display Co., a supplier of Apple's iPhone screens, said Wednesday that it will invest 1.99 trillion won ($1.75 billion) to produce flexible displays for smartphones, in a sign that more high-end smartphone makers may adopt flexible screens in the near future. Navy sued over live-fire training plan in Pacific, 27 Jul 2016 05:40:39 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Community members and an environmental group on Wednesday sued the U.S. Navy, the Department of Defense and the secretary of defense over a plan to turn two Pacific islands into live-fire testing sites. wins historic nomination, says glass ceiling cracked, 27 Jul 2016 05:16:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years ago. activist to end her nearly 16-year hunger strike, 27 Jul 2016 05:47:42 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A 44-year-old activist who has been on a hunger strike for nearly 16 years to protest alleged brutality by India's military said Tuesday that she will end her fast and run in state elections. Durant shines in first game at new home arena, 27 Jul 2016 05:31:14 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oh yeah, Kevin Durant fully planned on putting up the initial shot for the U.S. as he played his first game at Oracle Arena since joining the Golden State Warriors. loyalists warn of party split after Clinton victory, 27 Jul 2016 05:21:47 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders loyalists warned that the Democratic Party could rupture over the nomination of Hillary Clinton after a volatile night that saw a large group of Sanders delegates and supporters exit the party's national convention to stage a sit-in at a nearby media tent. score 5 in 8th inning to beat Diamondbacks 9-4, 27 Jul 2016 05:29:07 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Scooter Gennett got some good fortune on the go-ahead hit Tuesday night. And the way he figures it, the Milwaukee Brewers deserved it. sheriff: 3 slain in possible murder-suicide, 27 Jul 2016 07:37:25 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Authorities found the bodies of a mother and her two children inside a home in suburban Phoenix in what could be a case of murder-suicide, officials said.