FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jul 2015 15:03:23 -07:00Argentina's foreign minister questions Iran nuclear deal, 29 Jul 2015 21:20:34 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's foreign minister is asking U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to clarify whether Washington's nuclear deal with Iran includes removing from Interpol's list an Iranian wanted in a major bombing in the South American country. gets prison in slaying of soon-to-be prom queen, 29 Jul 2015 21:49:08 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for killing a high school student days before she was to be named prom queen. trucker wins $92M prize from Pennsylvania Lottery, 29 Jul 2015 21:41:58 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Pa. (AP) — A truck driver who purchased a Mega Millions ticket at a truck stop claimed his $92 million prize Wednesday at Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters. vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal, 29 Jul 2015 20:27:13 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. & Poor's boosts Detroit's rating on revenue bonds, 29 Jul 2015 21:06:34 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Standard & Poor's has boosted Detroit's rating on eight- to 15-year bonds the city plans to sell to improve public services. trial set for 2 men accused in plot to kill blogger, 29 Jul 2015 20:56:47 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A 2017 trial date is scheduled for two men charged with conspiring to support the Islamic State group in a plot to kill a conservative blogger known for provoking Muslims. Foods: Sales hurt by bad publicity from overcharging, 29 Jul 2015 21:51:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Whole Foods says its sales are hurting from bad publicity over its overcharging of customers in New York City., Liriano lead Pirates sweep of Twins with 10-4 win, 29 Jul 2015 20:58:52 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit a home run and turned an RBI single into race around the bases while Minnesota made two errors in a five-run sixth inning, helping Francisco Liriano and the Pittaburgh Pirates beat the Twins 10-4 Wednesday for a two-game sweep. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 21:56:42 GMTU.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers voted to keep interest rates unchanged and gave no indication that a rate rise was imminent. A modest rebound in Chinese stocks also helped push the stock market higher. strikes out 14 to lead Cubs over Rockies 3-2, 29 Jul 2015 21:28:26 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester struck out 14, one shy of his career high and the most for a Cubs pitcher in more than a decade, leading Chicago over the Colorado Rockies 3-2 Wednesday. refuses to toss out US spying charges against banker, 29 Jul 2015 20:10:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge refused on Wednesday to throw out a spy case against a Russian banker, rejecting arguments that the U.S government was overreaching by prosecuting a defendant who was openly working as an agent of a foreign government. Tulowitzki still shocked by trade to Toronto, 29 Jul 2015 21:39:03 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki said he felt "blindsided" to learn he'd been traded to Toronto after 10 seasons with the Colorado Rockies. official: Debris in photo belongs to same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysia plane, 29 Jul 2015 21:31:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US official: Debris in photo belongs to same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysia plane. Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials, 29 Jul 2015 21:19:49 GMTExcerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: Off-duty trooper fired at car with 3 inside, 29 Jul 2015 21:40:03 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An off-duty New Jersey state trooper fired shots at a car with three young men inside as they were trying to drive away from his house after knocking on his door by mistake at night while looking for the house of a friend who lives next door, officials said. Latest: Ohio governor expresses condolences in slaying, 29 Jul 2015 20:41:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): votes to provide money for highways, transit, 29 Jul 2015 21:51:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to shore up federal highway aid and veterans' health care before heading out of town for its August recess, leaving unresolved an array of sticky issues that are sure to complicate an autumn agenda already groaning under the weight of indecision. dead, 10 injured as church van crashes into train in Ohio, 29 Jul 2015 20:25:03 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A van carrying vacation Bible school students crashed through a crossing gate and into the side of a freight train at a southwest Ohio rail crossing, killing an adult passenger and injuring nine children and the driver, authorities said Wednesday. requires front license plates, but some states don't, 29 Jul 2015 21:27:57 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Across wide swaths of America, drivers aren't required to display a front license plate on their passenger cars. But it's different in Ohio, where a motorist was fatally shot in Cincinnati during a traffic stop prompted by his failure to display a front plate. presses Planned Parenthood aid ban, faces long odds, 29 Jul 2015 20:26:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans pressed their fight Wednesday to bar federal aid to Planned Parenthood, but likely opposition from at least one GOP senator highlighted the long odds they face to prevail. cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting, 29 Jul 2015 20:43:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge, with a prosecutor saying the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer." investigating online college University of Phoenix, 29 Jul 2015 20:56:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Apollo Education Group, which runs the online University of Phoenix, is under federal investigation for possible deceptive or unfair business practices. donors lift Jeb Bush's presidential ambitions, 29 Jul 2015 21:33:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A dozen million-dollar contributors account for at least 10 percent of Jeb Bush's record-setting presidential fundraising haul. governor orders inspections of Planned Parenthoods, 29 Jul 2015 20:47:33 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is ordering state health officials to inspect Planned Parenthood offices to ensure they are obeying the law when performing abortions. man sentenced to life for killing grandmother, 29 Jul 2015 21:07:54 GMTALFRED, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who beat his grandmother, stabbed her dozens of times and set her body afire was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison, the maximum penalty under state law. shores up highway aid, veterans' health care, 29 Jul 2015 21:56:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted Wednesday to shore up federal aid for highway and transit programs and fill a budget hole in veterans' health care: charge teen with murder in death of 8-year-old, 29 Jul 2015 21:27:27 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a 15-year-old boy with murder, kidnapping and sexual assault Wednesday in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town. says Taliban leader Mullah Omar died 2 years ago, 29 Jul 2015 21:58:17 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan asserted Wednesday that the Taliban's reclusive leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, died more than two years ago in a Pakistani hospital — an announcement that injects new uncertainty into the country's fragile peace process. safety Eric Berry back at practice after cancer fight, 29 Jul 2015 21:09:38 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — There was a moment in the early stages of chemotherapy when Eric Berry was having breakfast with his father, and the enormity of what faced him was so great that he broke down and cried. informs Congress he extending debt-limit measures, 29 Jul 2015 21:09:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is telling Congress that he will extend for another three months the authority he is using to take emergency measures to keep from breaching the nation's borrowing limit.' 6 days adrift verge on limits for survival at sea, 29 Jul 2015 20:57:57 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Crews pushed the limits of an ever-expanding search zone Wednesday for two teens missing at sea and potentially nearing the boundaries of human survival. shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for help, 29 Jul 2015 20:36:22 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes' mother insisted Wednesday that she would "have been crawling on all fours" to reach him had she known he was talking about killing people weeks before he ambushed a crowded Colorado movie theater. official: Debris in photo belongs to Boeing 777, 29 Jul 2015 21:59:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that a photo of aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component unique to the Boeing 777, the same model as the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year. Boy accused of strangling child had past troubles, 29 Jul 2015 20:57:23 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy accused of strangling a 4-year-old boy had a history of disturbing behavior, including choking another child until the child turned blue in the face and carrying around dead farm animals, according to sheriff's deputies. Cruz takes on more traditional GOP target: the IRS, 29 Jul 2015 21:58:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After a week of fighting with other Republicans, Sen. Ted Cruz took on a more traditional GOP target Wednesday: the IRS. New York man tried to support Islamic State group, 29 Jul 2015 20:37:49 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York man traveled overseas in a bid to join the Islamic State group after buying night-vision goggles, a machete and body armor and pledging his loyalty to the group on Twitter, federal authorities said Wednesday after arresting him on a charge of attempting to provide material support to a designated terrorist organization. Capitol Hill, GOP fighting itself, instead of Democrats, 29 Jul 2015 20:06:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — On Capitol Hill, Republicans have been fighting themselves instead of Democrats. Latest: Mia Farrow tweets lion hunter's address, 29 Jul 2015 21:55:19 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central): court says drug-sniffing dog fails the smell test, 29 Jul 2015 21:54:36 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Lex the police dog from central Illinois is far from top dog in drug-sniffing skills. nixes release of New York chokehold death testimony, 29 Jul 2015 21:11:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York appeals court says the public can't see the testimony a grand jury heard before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man. Latest: Theater shooter's mom recalls son's happiness, 29 Jul 2015 20:32:20 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): chief Adam Stevens pushes Busch's comeback along, 29 Jul 2015 20:40:26 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was little doubt that Kyle Busch and crew chief Adam Stevens could be successful together. The duo won 19 of their 52 Xfinity Series races, so chemistry clearly wasn't a problem. deploys riot police to bolster Calais security, 29 Jul 2015 20:58:21 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — The young Afghan has tried every single day for three months to get into the railway tunnel in Calais leading to England and what he hopes will be a better life. For him, like the dozens who appeared as darkness fell, Wednesday would be the same even if their numbers were immeasurably larger than even a week ago. Pharoah arrives at Monmouth for Sunday's Haskell, 29 Jul 2015 21:36:28 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah received star treatment as he arrived to prepare for the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday at Monmouth Park. offers 1st incentive in owner referral program, 29 Jul 2015 20:20:38 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Telsa Motors Inc. is offering its first incentive, $1,000 to new-car buyers who are referred by current Tesla owners. Police: Bus in fatal crash hadn't registered for trip, 29 Jul 2015 20:21:47 GMTGREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A church bus that overturned near Indianapolis this week, killing a 6-year-old and injuring several others, lacked a required federal registration needed for its planned out-of-state trip, Indiana State Police said Wednesday. end higher after Fed keeps interest rates unchanged, 29 Jul 2015 20:12:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing higher after the Federal Reserve said it would keep its benchmark rate unchanged. man cleared after 17 years in prison shot dead, 29 Jul 2015 21:25:54 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who served 17 years in prison for murder before being cleared of the crime has been shot and killed almost three years after being released from prison, police said Wednesday. Federer pulls out of Montreal tournament, 29 Jul 2015 21:47:07 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — The Rogers Cup says Roger Federer has pulled out of next month's hard-court tournament. and Twitter are big market movers, 29 Jul 2015 20:25:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: