FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:43:14 -07:00The Latest: Illinois leaders negotiating stopgap budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80cd01604b7a43089111acbfb3741131Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:40:53 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on Illinois negotiations on a stopgap spending plan during the budget standoff (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80cd01604b7a43089111acbfb3741131The Latest: Trump strikes back against Chamber on tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d681c137bcc4297945a126a9a8aa517Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:23:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the US presidential campaign (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d681c137bcc4297945a126a9a8aa517Sheriff: Denver shooter spoke of flying plane into buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb25c9b5227440308ff03df17ee3439eWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:29:02 GMTDENVER (AP) — A man who killed his estranged wife and himself at a busy downtown Denver office building had become increasingly mentally unstable and was banned from a local airport after he threatened to fly a plane into a building, authorities said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb25c9b5227440308ff03df17ee3439eWolves finalize addition of NBA's 1st Chinese minority ownerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e8f6d5e2b348c989b5c193f8c65e25Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:34:41 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have finalized the addition of the first Chinese minority owner in NBA history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e8f6d5e2b348c989b5c193f8c65e25Exxon Mobil wins a round in climate litigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99efbbcc76d47fb985ec317a6f0cab1Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:38:24 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Exxon Mobil Corp. has won an early round in its fight against regulators over whether the oil giant covered up what it knew about climate change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99efbbcc76d47fb985ec317a6f0cab1The Latest: McConnell says Trump's campaign has improvedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd95346267484f1e858dfa4797696c82Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:45:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the US presidential campaign (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd95346267484f1e858dfa4797696c82Congress clears Puerto Rico rescue bill, sends to presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b77646c1894f47a8fe9f05b91f9f27Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:26:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress delivered relief to debt-stricken Puerto Rico on Wednesday, sending President Barack Obama a last-minute financial rescue package to help the U.S. territory of 3.5 million Americans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b77646c1894f47a8fe9f05b91f9f27Suriname president acts to again avoid trial in 1982 deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d09fc6292d1c4b03a68980d24970fb45Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:49:20 GMTPARAMARIBO, Suriname (AP) — President Desi Bouterse sought again Wednesday to prevent authorities from putting him back on trial for the abduction and summary execution of 15 political opponents when he was the military dictator of this South American nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d09fc6292d1c4b03a68980d24970fb45UN extends peacekeeping mission in Darfurhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53b7d3473024d1a851b7cb51f7a936cWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:23:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has voted to extend its peacekeeping mission in Darfur for a year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53b7d3473024d1a851b7cb51f7a936cSanchez leads Blue Jays over Rockies 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b78eedc4239f4b80ad0b0b7af161808cWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:55:55 GMTDENVER (AP) — Aaron Sanchez allowed one run in eight innings and Josh Donaldson homered to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b78eedc4239f4b80ad0b0b7af161808cFBI: Utah militia leader cased mosque, military facilitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1bd6f80efdc40f9a19c3124246c1d2bWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:40:44 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a Utah militia group leader accused of trying to blow up a federally owned cabin in Arizona also cased mosques and military facilities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1bd6f80efdc40f9a19c3124246c1d2bBrooke Henderson looks to defend Portland Classic titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79480b301024a79999c812de0af85f2Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:28:16 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Brooke Henderson has come a long way since her win last year in Portland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79480b301024a79999c812de0af85f2Woman shot by husband at Denver office building dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f779c4c91a7842f99d5f8891b990545fWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:36:33 GMTDENVER (AP) — A man who killed his estranged wife and himself at a busy downtown Denver office building had become increasingly mentally unstable and was banned from a local airport after he threatened to fly a plane into a building, authorities said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f779c4c91a7842f99d5f8891b990545fBusiness Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/862bbb733a82493baeadabaf29945db4Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:49:05 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/862bbb733a82493baeadabaf29945db4Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Fri, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Judge OKs voter registration rules in 3 states for nowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/964e39464882484499705549381f4024Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:25:16 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. citizens when registering to vote for federal elections using a national form, a judge ruled Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/964e39464882484499705549381f4024Colorado surgery tech to plead guilty in painkiller thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4e6efa5100a4b68a6da2e489285fb08Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:44:07 GMTDENVER (AP) — A hospital surgery technician accused of stealing painkiller syringes in Colorado, possibly exposing patients to HIV, plans to plead guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4e6efa5100a4b68a6da2e489285fb08GOP shifting to become the anti-trade partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b218af7206c47929698d7c244afa175Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:48:21 GMTDENVER (AP) — Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, struggling white voters who are the most skeptical of trade deals and have lost out during an age of globalization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b218af7206c47929698d7c244afa175Disney limits fishing after alligator attack on toddlerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7dbc0ee2cad41099cbb98634713087eWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:25:44 GMTLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World is placing limits on fishing after an alligator killed a toddler at the park earlier this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7dbc0ee2cad41099cbb98634713087eFilm academy invites 683 new members to joinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5ee8134c20846eca4c67c2f3efaf35eWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:23:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Six months after announcing intentions to double the number of female and minority members in its ranks by 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 683 new members to join the organization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5ee8134c20846eca4c67c2f3efaf35eIn ME, Trump strikes back at US Chamber on tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89e2621c289c4eb3877bef5ee3db2afbWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:39:04 GMTBANGOR, Maine (AP) — Donald Trump struck back at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Wednesday in a mostly rural area in Maine, where his message of economic populism could earn him a vote in the Electoral College.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89e2621c289c4eb3877bef5ee3db2afbMcConnell bids to shelter GOP senators from Trump upheavalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fad87ac43f20445d91a7eabdb692aa9eWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:56:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is wrestling with an unenviable, arguably impossible task this election year: protecting Senate Republicans from the political upheaval caused by Donald Trump's presidential candidacy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fad87ac43f20445d91a7eabdb692aa9eTrump-Maples engagement ring fetches $300,000 at auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0f5e2cac543491cb753b1fa7fff4bcfWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:50:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A large diamond engagement ring that Donald Trump gave his second wife has sold for $300,000 at a New York City auction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0f5e2cac543491cb753b1fa7fff4bcfRoller coaster stuck in Oklahoma City, 8 being rescuedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e855317d6be45719db719709cc133cfWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:27:42 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City firefighters are escorting eight people — including seven children — from a roller coaster that became stuck.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e855317d6be45719db719709cc133cf'Move on' from Benghazi? Republicans say it's unlikelyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c943fb38b154340ad2a75a33520744aWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:22:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton says it's "time to move on" after a congressional report on the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks accused the Obama administration of lethal mistakes, but produced no new evidence pointing to wrongdoing by the former secretary of state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c943fb38b154340ad2a75a33520744aPhoenix to consider closing hiking trails in extreme heathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5fa788b41e04cdfab5f73dd43aa04d2Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:16:25 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The city of Phoenix is considering closing its popular hiking and biking trails when temperatures get dangerously high in an effort to prevent heat deaths and injuries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5fa788b41e04cdfab5f73dd43aa04d2Senate panel grants more visas for Afghans who supported UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b471d04f7bc444c98ca11ba86e2cd610Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:03:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel decided Wednesday to provide an additional 4,000 visas to allow Afghans who sided with the American-led coalition and are at risk of being killed or injured by the Taliban to resettle in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b471d04f7bc444c98ca11ba86e2cd610Battered woman defense planned in Kansas factory shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f41dc6362e9547d289324c99db506fa5Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:29:14 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A woman accused of giving her former boyfriend guns used in a shooting at a Kansas lawn equipment factory told a court Wednesday that she plans to mount a battered woman's syndrome defense at her August trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f41dc6362e9547d289324c99db506fa53 killed, 6 hurt in attack on Malian military near Timbuktuhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/817ccf84f05e4e7bbc8827156f4300c5Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:48:27 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The Malian military says a convoy came under attack not far from the town of Timbuktu in the country's volatile north.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/817ccf84f05e4e7bbc8827156f4300c5Baltimore police issue new use of force guidelineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2050a8070f4b349a5389a0a356b57bWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:10:34 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Police Department has updated its use of force policy to mandate officers to immediately render aid if someone in custody complains of an injury a year after an arrestee suffered a critical spinal injury in a police van but was initially denied medical treatment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2050a8070f4b349a5389a0a356b57bAlaska governor limits annual oil-wealth checks to $1,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b52df1cfdcea49b3ac7794b4b5ff99dbWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:12:28 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Facing a multibillion-dollar deficit, Alaska's governor on Wednesday cut in half the annual checks that give all residents a share of the state's oil wealth, but he kept enough money in place to award everyone a $1,000 payout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b52df1cfdcea49b3ac7794b4b5ff99dbCongo president: Nothing can stop November electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bddc38706882479eb18901f4821fc38eWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:08:34 GMTKINDU, Congo (AP) — Congo's president says nothing can stop long-awaited elections from taking place even as fears mount of a possible delay.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bddc38706882479eb18901f4821fc38eSheriff: Texas woman shot daughters to make husband 'suffer'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84768c8f2f68441698e11d61411715afWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:30:28 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas woman who fatally shot her two daughters did not target her estranged husband because she "wanted him to suffer" the memory of their deaths, a sheriff said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84768c8f2f68441698e11d61411715afTrumbo hits 23rd homer, has 4 RBIs as Orioles beat Pads 12-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8638a670670245c39972b3845d164281Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:58:04 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Mark Trumbo hit his major league-leading 23rd homer and drove in four runs for the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles, who beat the San Diego Padres 12-6 Wednesday for their seventh straight win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8638a670670245c39972b3845d164281Devils acquire former No. 1 pick Taylor Hall from Oilershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/905d0272685447aca202e0c5ddfe2446Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:28:05 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Devils finally have a legitimate goal scorer, and this one is coming to New Jersey with a chip on his shoulder after a surprising trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/905d0272685447aca202e0c5ddfe2446Foreign politicians to Trump: Stop 'begging' for moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc728201ab441429502453f1f39f04bWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:57:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Call it 'Trexit.'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc728201ab441429502453f1f39f04bBrit indicted in botched attempt to shoot Trump in Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf7a0b553ef64f69adbb428d1e354eb2Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:37:45 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A British man who authorities say tried to grab a police officer's gun to shoot presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at a Las Vegas campaign rally was indicted Wednesday on federal criminal charges that, together, could get him up to 30 years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf7a0b553ef64f69adbb428d1e354eb2Fed gives OK to 30 banks to up dividends, buy back shareshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d99974563db346dd8813552687abeedaWed, 29 Jun 2016 22:51:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve on Wednesday gave the green light to plans by major banks in the U.S. to raise their dividends and buy back shares, judging their financial foundations sturdy enough to withstand a major economic downturn. The Fed rejected the plans put forward by the U.S. businesses of two European banks, Germany's Deutsche Bank and Spain's Santander.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d99974563db346dd8813552687abeeda3 new coaches look forward to competing in Big 12http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98a1aaf4a6f34f4096fe5bb5d0edb8dbWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:51:36 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brad Underwood embraces the rich history at Oklahoma State.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98a1aaf4a6f34f4096fe5bb5d0edb8db2 transgender Democrats nominated in Western GOP strongholdshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8544e133dc94e46aa694502d01e62f5Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:28:56 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Democrats in some of the reddest pockets of the interior West have nominated transgender women for Congress, sending a message of inclusivity in races many consider unwinnable for the party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8544e133dc94e46aa694502d01e62f5Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e73ca2974e77454eb4edeebaf6dd8223Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:15:14 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group of teachers, parents and other supporters of public education working to elect like-minded candidates to the Oklahoma Legislature passed their first test at the ballot box on Tuesday with flying colors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e73ca2974e77454eb4edeebaf6dd8223Twitter dominated by tongue-in-cheek #HeterosexualPrideDayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bda7d576bb94c46856c6950b26c28acWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:58:12 GMTWhat appears to be a tongue-in-cheek social media movement to mark June 29 as a day to celebrate heterosexual pride has become one of the day's top online trends.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bda7d576bb94c46856c6950b26c28acAltuve's 4 hits, 4 runs lead Astros over Angels 10-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bf5e606177341d1a6f1e74daeaaf916Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:12:47 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jose Altuve went 4 for 5 and scored four runs to help the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 10-4 on Wednesday and complete the sweep of the three-game series.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bf5e606177341d1a6f1e74daeaaf916Steven Stamkos: Back with Lightning for '8 more years'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b51d2246c198431aa3dc417c351fef08Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:53:13 GMTLightning captain Steven Stamkos is staying put in Tampa Bay.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b51d2246c198431aa3dc417c351fef08Senate passes Puerto Rico rescue bill, sends to presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca1016b71a8246ac88fce69e01923847Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:23:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has passed a financial rescue package for debt-stricken Puerto Rico, sending the measure to President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca1016b71a8246ac88fce69e01923847Dustin Johnson equipped with a major and confidencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e874a57b54e34f399a8fbeaad7276d15Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:06:01 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Open trophy was on the kitchen table in Dustin Johnson's home in South Florida. That was by design.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e874a57b54e34f399a8fbeaad7276d15The Latest: Canada Parliament wishes Obama 'four more years'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed9dad1f30da42688f2f09911f7f52beWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:28:59 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Latest on U.S. President Barack Obama's summit Wednesday with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed9dad1f30da42688f2f09911f7f52beRegulators fine BancorpSouth $10.6 million for redlininghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bfe4869469042599f7705d57c89e19aWed, 29 Jun 2016 21:51:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Department of Justice and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau fined Mississippi-based BancorpSouth $10.6 million, alleging the bank deliberately discriminated against minorities in its lending practices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bfe4869469042599f7705d57c89e19aCabrera hits 1 of 3 Tigers homers in 10-3 win over Marlinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b8553809eb40798c55f763bb8effe5Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:06:34 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera helped the Detroit Tigers finish off their second sweep on a homestand in which they won twice as many games as they lost.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b8553809eb40798c55f763bb8effe5North America leaders urge against Trump's isolationismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ada007d86f464d4bb6f779fa391a5d1dWed, 29 Jun 2016 23:19:37 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — President Barack Obama and the leaders of Mexico and Canada pushed back forcefully on Wednesday against the isolationist and anti-immigrant sentiments that have roiled Britain and been championed by GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump. The leaders warned against easy solutions peddled by "demagogues" who feed on economic anxiety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ada007d86f464d4bb6f779fa391a5d1d