FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:53:09 -07:00LG Electronics reports 45 percent plunge in 2Q earningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6ae1253266e425897d66c5296c26070Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:29:01 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Electronics says its second quarter earnings sank 45 percent over a year earlier as losses widened in its TV business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6ae1253266e425897d66c5296c26070TV depiction of Colombia's only saint angers her devoteeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19d1e77d8574407388e303f2e0587362Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:01:29 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — For weeks, billboards on buses and television spots have been announcing what promises to be Colombia's next big prime-time sensation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19d1e77d8574407388e303f2e0587362Fed is likely to delay 1st rate hike in 9 years a bit longerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/392670ca33594ae69ef56e4dee629482Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:32:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is moving toward raising interest rates from record lows — just not likely yet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/392670ca33594ae69ef56e4dee629482New video shows more of Sandra Bland's time in Texas jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37a8e8a36d1148849f85f3fa7b76a5d0Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:13:23 GMTHEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities released additional footage from Sandra Bland's three days in jail, saying they wanted to dispel rumors that she was dead before arriving.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37a8e8a36d1148849f85f3fa7b76a5d0Car bombing kills 2 civilians in northern Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfb9651cea9b48fba3b4bb99e574278cWed, 29 Jul 2015 06:25:17 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A police official says a car bombing in northern Afghanistan has killed two civilians and wounded 11.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfb9651cea9b48fba3b4bb99e574278cKang homer sends Pirates to 8-7 win against Twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5464c4360edd4b4abbbb8c4e530ac0b8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:51:34 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jung Ho Kang hit a tiebreaking home run off the facing off the second deck in left center-field in the ninth inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Minnesota Twins 8-7 Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5464c4360edd4b4abbbb8c4e530ac0b8Trade ministers from 12 Pacific nations gather on Mauihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61a8386589654319abf3f1c62064ff43Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:47:15 GMTLAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from 12 nations around the Pacific Rim are meeting on the Hawaiian island on Maui to negotiate a trade pact.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61a8386589654319abf3f1c62064ff43Kang's homer sends Pirates to 8-7 win over Twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898486de05054346bae4aa57ea7a9600Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:10:10 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jung Ho Kang is enjoying the spotlight in the major leagues and showing the Pittsburgh Pirates just what they hoped when they brought him over from South Korea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898486de05054346bae4aa57ea7a9600Northern California wildfire contained after jumping linehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/536f07b2d97349da8936429907a3b51eWed, 29 Jul 2015 06:06:28 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews stopped the progress of a fire that jumped a containment line east of California's Napa Valley, prompting the mandatory evacuation of more than 200 people from their homes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/536f07b2d97349da8936429907a3b51eRussian veto expected as Security Council votes on MH17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23700f2f9b384554924e82bf8c8083ccWed, 29 Jul 2015 04:30:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia on Wednesday is expected to veto a U.N. Security Council resolution to set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23700f2f9b384554924e82bf8c8083ccImmigrants, poor fish for their dinner, unaware of mercuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ea3b38e6e94ba689fe693cddceecacWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:29:20 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It's midday and the white bucket balanced on the rocky shore at Mountha Uppasay's feet holds five or six white bass, moving sluggishly in the water she scooped from the Des Moines River.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ea3b38e6e94ba689fe693cddceecacBoy who lost hands to infection gets double-hand transplanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/498f6d626dd04e66862a782c2d02a603Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:37:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/498f6d626dd04e66862a782c2d02a603LEADING OFF: Kershaw's streak, All-Stars on new teamshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c713d75fa704e7fbf841f7e18b67a86Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:11:11 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c713d75fa704e7fbf841f7e18b67a86Wily Peralta returns for Brewers and shuts down Giantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b882341698ba4a70bdf5604f1db48b2aWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:03:39 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wily Peralta returned from the disabled list and shut down one of baseball's hottest teams in his first start in more than two months, pitching the Milwaukee Brewers past the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Tuesday night to snap the team's three-game losing streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b882341698ba4a70bdf5604f1db48b2aNew York prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aa2ef8d41524d2186ed2332be6ad9b3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:40:08 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A prison worker who was "in over her head" with two inmates convicted of murder tearfully pleaded guilty Tuesday to helping them escape as new details emerged of her relationship with the men that included performing a sex act and sending naked photos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aa2ef8d41524d2186ed2332be6ad9b3Police arrest man over Sydney shooting and bombing spreehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46866dd882814243bae082210cbdb87fWed, 29 Jul 2015 06:20:13 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Police have arrested a 68-year-old man over a series of bombings and shootings in Sydney that claimed four lives and terrorized the Australian legal fraternity more than 30 years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46866dd882814243bae082210cbdb87fSonny Gray throws 3-hitter, Oakland A's beat Dodgers 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc6a534ccd8f4b75bdb315adee263ecfWed, 29 Jul 2015 04:41:28 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Sonny Gray pitched a masterful three-hitter for his second shutout in July, and the Oakland Athletics snapped their four-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc6a534ccd8f4b75bdb315adee263ecfJail releases more footage of Sandra Bland before her deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f1466d5d96435ba60c6c5e6aa652c8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:09:33 GMTHEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities on Tuesday released several hours of footage showing Sandra Bland during her three days in jail, saying they wanted to dispel rumors that she was dead before arriving there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f1466d5d96435ba60c6c5e6aa652c8Patriots may be in limbo if Brady continues suspension fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c074b030b6d4ce59027d69ce840c315Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:31:38 GMTThis isn't over. Not by a long shot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c074b030b6d4ce59027d69ce840c315Sydney man arrested in 30-year-old shooting, bombing casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59276a7a1387496ba182e17dba6a8071Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:38:52 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — More than 30 years after series of bombings and shootings left four people dead and terrorized the Australian legal fraternity police have arrested a 68-year-old suspect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59276a7a1387496ba182e17dba6a8071Human fetal tissue long used for variety of medical studieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad92d44dd5bc4c3ca41c0369452d4aaaWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:00:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Controversy over Planned Parenthood's supplying fetal tissue for research has focused attention on a little-discussed aspect of science.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad92d44dd5bc4c3ca41c0369452d4aaaYankees use 11-run inning in 21-5 comeback win at Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2727a09ddd3b4a0da4e80356e2d76007Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:32:58 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi figures he will never see another game like this one, especially after trailing 5-0 in the first inning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2727a09ddd3b4a0da4e80356e2d76007Bangladesh upholds opposition leader's death sentencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c24ebd1c8a744776bd440de8b43deba1Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:54:08 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence for an influential opposition leader and an aide to a former prime minister for his role in mass killings during the country's independence war against Pakistan in 1971.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c24ebd1c8a744776bd440de8b43deba1Wisconsin Assembly approves Milwaukee Bucks arena dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c65242f2ccff4ce785763a780b8da7c2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:34:10 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin state Assembly voted Tuesday to spend $250 million in public funds on a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks, a deal that both Republicans and Democrats lauded as good for the state and city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c65242f2ccff4ce785763a780b8da7c2Mets reliever Mejia banned for year for positive drug testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e76df8650eb415895f6472a0b4a6c6cWed, 29 Jul 2015 04:06:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Just back from an 80-game drug suspension, New York Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia was banned for an additional 162 games Tuesday by Major League Baseball following a second positive test for performance-enhancing substances.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e76df8650eb415895f6472a0b4a6c6cToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/937884a9e93e4b3384697478dd220689Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:00:55 GMTToday is Wednesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2015. There are 155 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/937884a9e93e4b3384697478dd220689Killing of girl by teen neighbor stuns artist communityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3a4884b9c3a423795b7b95ddc43d8eeWed, 29 Jul 2015 06:16:20 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A close-knit community of artists in Northern California grieved the death of an 8-year-old girl whose body was found in a trash bin at their housing complex and expressed shock that one of their own — a teenage boy — has been arrested in her death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3a4884b9c3a423795b7b95ddc43d8eeChiefs' Berry cleared to return after lymphoma treatmentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f34d55f8f0c44cf9afdba8291da33600Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:51:57 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs safety Eric Berry is returning to the practice field, less than eight months after a stunning cancer diagnosis threatened to derail his Pro Bowl career.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f34d55f8f0c44cf9afdba8291da33600Syndergaard dominates, Mets hit 2 homers to beat Padres 4-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2710e04c69b04e05a94937f308ef9892Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:10:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard had the fans on their feet and the Padres in the palm of his hand. With one pinpoint pitch after another, he nearly turned a sour day for the New York Mets into a thrilling night at Citi Field.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2710e04c69b04e05a94937f308ef9892Altuve's career-best 5 RBIs lead Astros over Angels 10-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e72a866da8e4d13989799592be961cfWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:52:32 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve had a career-high five RBIs to lead the Houston Astros to a 10-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night in a game between the top teams in the American League West.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e72a866da8e4d13989799592be961cfRun-in with reporter triggered Mexico coach Herrera's ousterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9bbbb6ff274480f935625a9edc87b37Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:05:10 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — In the end it wasn't the middling on-field performance by Mexico's national soccer team that cost Miguel Herrera his job as head coach of "El Tri."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9bbbb6ff274480f935625a9edc87b37Man accused in lion death says he thought hunt was legalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4305bbe9566475e9e8f13e45b7d4a80Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:45:36 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota dentist who went on a guided bow hunting trip for big game in Zimbabwe said that he had no idea the lion he killed was protected and that he relied on the expertise of his local guides to ensure the hunt was legal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4305bbe9566475e9e8f13e45b7d4a80Dispatcher tells 911 caller, 'deal with it yourself'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d223afd828ab4a2b9a4b16c30063e7f4Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:29:39 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico dispatcher has resigned after telling a panicked 911 caller who was trying to save the life of a shooting victim to "deal with it yourself."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d223afd828ab4a2b9a4b16c30063e7f4New York prison worker got 'caught up' in escape plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f20bd9af35c7407b8be8496a0d375a25Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:33:59 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A prison worker who got "caught up in the fantasy" of a prison escape planned by two killers told investigators she performed sex acts with one man and took naked photos of herself for the other.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f20bd9af35c7407b8be8496a0d375a25Pakistan police kill feared Sunni militant leader, 13 othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d912bacecbe641808f187feb3ef02798Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:42:15 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police gunned down one of the country's most-feared Sunni militant leaders and 13 followers in a mysterious pre-dawn shootout Wednesday, killing a man believed to behind the slaughter of hundreds of the nation's minority Shiites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d912bacecbe641808f187feb3ef02798Pollard to be freed; US analyst spied for Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dc2119a7b7c49db931b246d23140661Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:08:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Pollard, the former Navy intelligence analyst whose conviction of spying for Israel stoked fierce international passions, has been granted parole and will be released from prison in November after nearly 30 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dc2119a7b7c49db931b246d23140661Appeals court: Kansas abortion opponent must stand trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b4872f07666451faa5a2f6dfd5de4aeWed, 29 Jul 2015 06:35:35 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial over a letter she sent to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b4872f07666451faa5a2f6dfd5de4aePakistani police kill ex-head of outlawed group, 13 othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e368b26ce0674d219a487c87205d7307Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:45:57 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistan government official says police have killed the former head of an outlawed Sunni group along with 13 of his associates in a shootout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e368b26ce0674d219a487c87205d7307Symbol of dictatorship abuse, Chilean sees justice cominghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbb8e13739b04390b7cc3b7aba5263f8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:03:16 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Her scarred face long ago became a symbol of the atrocities committed during Chile's 1973-90 dictatorship led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet. Now Carmen Quintana finally feels justice is being done.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbb8e13739b04390b7cc3b7aba5263f8Colorado theater shooter's dad unaware he saw psychiatristhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcde2cec9dd24a6eaf1d172beaa4e469Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:39:26 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes came home for winter break from graduate school looking haggard and making odd facial expressions that looked similar to the wide-eyed smirk he flashed in one of his first jail booking photos after he opened fire on a crowded Colorado movie theater seven months later, his father said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcde2cec9dd24a6eaf1d172beaa4e469Chiefs' Berry to practice 8 months after cancer diagnosishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cac7f81a3384008a7ff5ba2fb9c64a4Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:44:56 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Eight months after getting the stunning news that he had cancer, Chiefs Pro Bowl safety was expected back on the practice field Wednesday, a day after doctors gave him the all-clear.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cac7f81a3384008a7ff5ba2fb9c64a4Asia stocks muted ahead of Fed, keep wary eye on Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76e798581f5b4e1aaba8ac8418873360Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:49:04 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were muted Wednesday as the recent plunge in Chinese shares kept investors on edge and attention turned to a Federal Reserve meeting that might give clues about the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76e798581f5b4e1aaba8ac8418873360LeMahieu helps Rockies win 1st game after Tulowitzki tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e713db048905484689faa9536baeecc4Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:34:59 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss expected his team would rebound less than 24 hours after taking a tough loss and trading away their star shortstop.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e713db048905484689faa9536baeecc4Review: 5 ways Windows 10 fixes annoyances in predecessorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e954a1752d0493b87f8145d475e43ecWed, 29 Jul 2015 04:26:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It took me just a weekend to get comfortable with Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system, something I never did with its predecessor, Windows 8, even after nearly three years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e954a1752d0493b87f8145d475e43ec'The Book of Mormon' gets rousing reception in Utahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad3b90260c234faa9aeb92e593f77721Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:09:25 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons received a rousing reception Tuesday in its first-ever showing in the heart of Mormonlandia, kicking off a sold-out, two-week run at a Salt Lake City theater.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad3b90260c234faa9aeb92e593f77721Roger Goodell upholds Tom Brady's 4-game suspensionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834dccc252d34e9cb9b39770a3f84abaWed, 29 Jul 2015 04:33:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The commissioner pointed to concealed evidence. The team described it as a folly. And the agent added sham to the lexicon of "Deflategate."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834dccc252d34e9cb9b39770a3f84abaTurkish President Erdogan in Beijing amid ethnic tensionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/973e4b93cec543839a0c1cee373b2f67Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:25:55 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived Wednesday in Beijing amid tensions over China's treatment of its Uighur minority and sensitive negotiations surrounding the possible purchase of a Chinese missile system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/973e4b93cec543839a0c1cee373b2f67Authorities seek cause of tree fall that injured 8 childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0c55c81211246ed85b6d2a60ddceae3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:25:08 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — It was another sunny and hot day in the fourth year of a severe, unrelenting drought when dozens of children who had just spent the day splashing and playing at a "Water Wonders Camp" heard a loud crack and saw a giant pine tree hurtling toward them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0c55c81211246ed85b6d2a60ddceae3A look at cases where kids are accused of killing kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88662e85d7654263bc3ceca46f8d66afWed, 29 Jul 2015 06:44:02 GMTPolice in California are questioning a 15-year-old boy in the death of an 8-year-old neighbor girl who disappeared while riding her new scooter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88662e85d7654263bc3ceca46f8d66afGodley, Peralta lead Diamondbacks past Mariners, 8-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac139d84eb244f7bb4957b466a181a89Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:30:29 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Rookie right-hander Zack Godley pitched six strong innings in his second career start, David Peralta had three hits and two RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday night for their fourth consecutive victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac139d84eb244f7bb4957b466a181a89