FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:07:42 -07:00Political scandals linger as Philly readies for conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1cac29ea8cc4875ae89d53de0d5192fSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:48:31 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1cac29ea8cc4875ae89d53de0d5192fSolar projects can't save the forest for the trees?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a316bc8c066241a68414f36ce4877269Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:16:20 GMTWADING RIVER, N.Y. (AP) — A green energy project has some environmentalists seeing red.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a316bc8c066241a68414f36ce4877269Turkish leader slams West over crackdown after failed couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abc30bdfd55e4baa9124afbfb77c235fSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:54:09 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's president has sharply criticized Western countries that expressed concern about possible human rights violations in Turkey's sweeping crackdown after an attempted coup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abc30bdfd55e4baa9124afbfb77c235fThe Latest: Afghan official: Protesters warned of threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab6dd2ba92841c486df00cadf8434eeSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:44 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab6dd2ba92841c486df00cadf8434eeZimbabwe probes veterans' statement making break from Mugabehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d2625690a8b452cb2f8fdb7ee63b17bSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:45:32 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's government says it is investigating the origins of a surprise statement issued by the country's independence war veterans attacking President Robert Mugabe as dictatorial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d2625690a8b452cb2f8fdb7ee63b17bMerkel pledges that security services 'will do everything possible to protect the security and freedom of everyone'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a9f8f1a8c064c07ae6d85025ff7b6d1Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:43:54 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Merkel pledges that security services 'will do everything possible to protect the security and freedom of everyone'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a9f8f1a8c064c07ae6d85025ff7b6d1AP-GfK poll finds clear divisions in views on gun limitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecbf7de027d84afda14e512262e86d47Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:07:09 GMTA new poll shows that Americans generally support some of the most often-proposed limits on gun ownership, including universal background checks and banning semi-automatic weapons such as the AR-15.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecbf7de027d84afda14e512262e86d47Governor: "We have to do everything possible to defend our freedom, and without security there can't be any freedom."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ad13b3de5142e281539283f4b1faaeSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:38:11 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Governor: "We have to do everything possible to defend our freedom, and without security there can't be any freedom."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ad13b3de5142e281539283f4b1faaeCompetitive Pennsylvania race turns on suburban Philadelphiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7512578f4f004503a6513774c6d874dfSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:19:27 GMTBRYN MAWR, Pennsylvania (AP) — The Democratic National Convention is heading to Philadelphia, but Hillary Clinton has her sights set just beyond the city limits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7512578f4f004503a6513774c6d874dfNigerian girls can wear headscarves to school, court ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f337e53f36a43299a379bf7f2350b25Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:24:06 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian girls have the right to wear the hijab headscarf to school, an appeals court has ruled in a country where suicide bombers have abused Islamic dress to hide their deadly weapons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f337e53f36a43299a379bf7f2350b25The Latest: Police say shooter posted 'invitation' onlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa2d254448514c63b5854514fefd759bSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:10:48 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa2d254448514c63b5854514fefd759bProsecutor: Suspect had book on shootings: "Rampage in Head: Why Students Kill"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba7d36ccbfd45f3986b4426f0a7c704Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:29:54 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Prosecutor: Suspect had book on shootings: "Rampage in Head: Why Students Kill"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ba7d36ccbfd45f3986b4426f0a7c704How Hillary Clinton chose Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f5c49833b8d46af85b468fd37996fcdSat, 23 Jul 2016 11:46:40 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's search for a vice president started with a commanding victory in the New York primary and a special delivery in a plastic Duane Reed bag. Three months later, it ended with a phone call to a shipyard office, where Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine was waiting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f5c49833b8d46af85b468fd37996fcdHeightened terrorist checks slow Channel crossings from UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c356caac1214ccbbb96d8c5afbbbe75Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:15:15 GMTLONDON (AP) — Travelers seeking to cross the England Channel to enter France have faced severe delays because of heightened French security checks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c356caac1214ccbbb96d8c5afbbbe75Islamic State group's Aamaq news agency claims responsibility for deadly bombing of protest march in Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5439f8d2577242e9965b27f20fe0dd08Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:20:20 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Islamic State group's Aamaq news agency claims responsibility for deadly bombing of protest march in Afghanistan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5439f8d2577242e9965b27f20fe0dd08Police chief: No indications anyone other than one shooter was involvedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4faa37912454b9aae63064f42c783c9Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:59:05 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Police chief: No indications anyone other than one shooter was involved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4faa37912454b9aae63064f42c783c9Witnesses: Deadly blast hits protest march in Afghan capital Kabulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4b1937d049c4f96b2d2f6762dbb8ff9Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:51:05 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Witnesses: Deadly blast hits protest march in Afghan capital Kabul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4b1937d049c4f96b2d2f6762dbb8ff9Solar project can't save the forest for the trees?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a355f1b60134df8a429e7a3a0043df8Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:54:45 GMTWADING RIVER, N.Y. (AP) — Solar energy ordinarily wins wide praise from groups that want to cut greenhouse gases.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a355f1b60134df8a429e7a3a0043df8Prosecutor: Munich attack appears to be 'classic shooting rampage' and not terrorismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d31eca4a9602436c993f37677980a9a1Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:02:45 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Prosecutor: Munich attack appears to be 'classic shooting rampage' and not terrorism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d31eca4a9602436c993f37677980a9a1Munich prosecutors say shooter had been in psychiatric care; treated for depressionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed4763875be4494199b376a8eebd2ab9Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:03:38 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Munich prosecutors say shooter had been in psychiatric care; treated for depression.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed4763875be4494199b376a8eebd2ab9The Latest: IS claims bombing of protest in Kabulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1882994d81e5483ca54bf0b7862ca801Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:36:52 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1882994d81e5483ca54bf0b7862ca801A look at the AP-Gfk poll on American attitudes about gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51442ecf266e4a0697a3445c7ab8fc76Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:41:16 GMTA new poll shows that Americans generally support some of the most often-proposed limits on gun ownership, including universal background checks and banning semi-automatic weapons such as the AR-15.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51442ecf266e4a0697a3445c7ab8fc76Police investigator: Munich shooter was armed with 9mm Glock pistol; had 300 roundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5b32cbbe8fe44928a0465aad78fd624Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:00:39 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Police investigator: Munich shooter was armed with 9mm Glock pistol; had 300 rounds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5b32cbbe8fe44928a0465aad78fd624Timeline of Munich shooting at a shopping mallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1c69baf50fd446fa78fbad04f1bb189Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:41:47 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Here is a timeline of the shooting at a shopping mall in Munich where a gunman, identified as an 18-year-old German-Iranian, killed nine people, most of them teenagers, on Friday evening (all times local).http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1c69baf50fd446fa78fbad04f1bb189Consensus principle stymieing unity at SE Asian meetingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c7c52dbf63747c98248e97d8267b23eSat, 23 Jul 2016 11:01:28 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — For 49 years, the unity of Southeast Asia's main grouping has hinged on its founding principle: decisions by consensus. But that cardinal principle is now proving to be the biggest headache for its members, who began important meetings Saturday deeply divided on how to deal with China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c7c52dbf63747c98248e97d8267b23eThe Latest: Merkel vows 'everything possible' for securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1dc13ab040449758b20b6086043f63eSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:53 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1dc13ab040449758b20b6086043f63eAP Poll: Support grows among Americans for stricter gun lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a8f1cec4ce49c690646d6eb130f24bSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:04:42 GMTAmericans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a8f1cec4ce49c690646d6eb130f24bKenyan authorities deport Congolese musician over assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03d50b30b8d74a339c8602dfe02e4658Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:59:00 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan authorities have deported a popular Congolese musician accused of assaulting a female member of his band on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03d50b30b8d74a339c8602dfe02e4658Lorenzi beats Basilashvili, is oldest 1st-time ATP winnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7273867235f34e8897efbe92d73f961cSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:31 GMTKITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Paolo Lorenzi of Italy became the oldest first-time winner of an ATP event on Saturday after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-3, 6-4 in the Generali Open final.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7273867235f34e8897efbe92d73f961cWitnesses: Deadly blast strikes demonstration in Kabulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053eedecb5154e1a978f55ad0d032d2eSat, 23 Jul 2016 11:41:15 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An explosion struck a large demonstration march in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Saturday, causing multiple casualties, according to officials and witnesses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053eedecb5154e1a978f55ad0d032d2eHungary's Viktor Orban says Donald Trump better for Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a75ab9937474731a2457e1f7d97afdaSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:24:26 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's prime minister says the anti-terrorism proposals of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump make him the better option for Europe and Hungary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a75ab9937474731a2457e1f7d97afdaRussian balloonist lands safely in Australia after 11 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7936cc8ffa04526a377de19560f1815Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:01:07 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A cold and exhausted 65-year-old Russian balloonist came back to Earth with a bruising thud in the Australian Outback on Saturday after claiming a new world record by flying solo around the world nonstop in 11 days, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7936cc8ffa04526a377de19560f1815Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Riohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95ee0ba9ea24460b49e691e60e33efcSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:28:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — As the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, international Olympic leaders are facing a seminal moment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95ee0ba9ea24460b49e691e60e33efcMigrants brave heat to march to Serbia-Hungary borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00f4cc54ecfd4bb097c2fb6284153e92Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:55:51 GMTINDJIJA, Serbia (AP) — Around a hundred migrants and asylum seekers are braving scorching heat to continue a march toward Serbia's border with Hungary meant to draw attention to the plight of thousands of people facing closed borders after fleeing war and poverty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00f4cc54ecfd4bb097c2fb6284153e92The Latest: Hollande pledges solidarity with Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/078cb86e73b540b7a5705780798e0d7fSat, 23 Jul 2016 12:20:29 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/078cb86e73b540b7a5705780798e0d7fPolice say Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5869f12f4ad64ed1b126fd4e69de2589Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:43:30 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself, was obsessed with mass shootings, police said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5869f12f4ad64ed1b126fd4e69de2589Millions of orchids grow on former mine site in upstate NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc0081590c7e49079df2bb956e4aea59Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:41:10 GMTSTAR LAKE, N.Y. (AP) — Millions of orchids are now growing in a hundred-acre wetland in the Adirondack Park that developed on waste from a vast open-pit iron mine, a transformation scientists say is most impressive because it happened naturally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc0081590c7e49079df2bb956e4aea59The Latest: Police chief says suspect born, raised in Munichhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/982436e9b913445bb9e2f4bbdefd144aSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:16:50 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/982436e9b913445bb9e2f4bbdefd144aLos Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a59382b555a4a21b3ab30cd62ed0062Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:56:25 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — California bore down Saturday against the continuing heat and wildfires that have forced the evacuations of hundreds of homes as red-flag warnings of extreme fire danger predicted gusty winds and scorching, dry air.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a59382b555a4a21b3ab30cd62ed0062Zimbabwe calls veterans' statement on Mugabe traitoroushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c63cbd8e6b994e9cb713a5772af56903Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:07:31 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's government says a surprise statement by the country's independence war veterans attacking President Robert Mugabe is traitorous and treasonous.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c63cbd8e6b994e9cb713a5772af56903Kerry visits American wounded in Nice attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/890599d230314b67ad08b32ae495e10fSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:13:38 GMTPARIS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is on a private visit to Nice, France where he visited an American citizen recovering from injuries sustained in the July 14 truck attack in the Mediterranean city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/890599d230314b67ad08b32ae495e10fFloods kill at least 112 across China, leave scores missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/571d983da69244f280ae82f4f493907cSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:11:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Torrential rains that swept through China this week have left at least 112 people dead and 91 others missing, various provincial governments reported on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/571d983da69244f280ae82f4f493907cMediator: Yerevan police hostages releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4717c6194a2c4f9ca71bff8da47ff9b4Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:48:26 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — A mediator in the police hostage standoff in the Armenian capital has told local media that the last two captives have been released.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4717c6194a2c4f9ca71bff8da47ff9b4AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e8f593fbd3d4002823c7a5494def1efSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:26:07 GMTHighlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e8f593fbd3d4002823c7a5494def1efThe Latest: Police chief says no IS links foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/860698bdc53c472e81fcd698762ac09aSat, 23 Jul 2016 10:11:00 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/860698bdc53c472e81fcd698762ac09aAfghan public health ministry official says death toll in attack on Kabul protest march rises to 61, 207 people woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098e2e3f4427412da1c0db3f0fd28e70Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:58:31 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan public health ministry official says death toll in attack on Kabul protest march rises to 61, 207 people wounded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098e2e3f4427412da1c0db3f0fd28e70Indian defense chief oversees search for air force planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55ddd3379ed8451fbd28772310843574Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:04:21 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's defense minister was overseeing an aerial search of the Bay of Bengal on Saturday for an air force transport plane that disappeared with 29 people aboard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55ddd3379ed8451fbd28772310843574How the AP-GfK poll on guns was conductedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4c4b4e605b4f13aa3b5ec7be656065Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:55:33 GMTThe Associated Press-GfK poll on guns was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications July 7 to July 11. It is based on online interviews of 1,009 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4c4b4e605b4f13aa3b5ec7be656065The Latest: Afghan offcicials: 31 dead in protest bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5955fd3126084f8cad397425c17fe6a2Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:45:51 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5955fd3126084f8cad397425c17fe6a2Afghan health ministry officials say at least 31 people have been killed, 160 wounded in blast at Kabul protest marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5899fa3e6247467f8bce71493bd5fce6Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:24:55 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan health ministry officials say at least 31 people have been killed, 160 wounded in blast at Kabul protest march.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5899fa3e6247467f8bce71493bd5fce6