FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 Aug 2015 02:44:20 -07:00Judge extends hold on recordings made by anti-abortion group, 04 Aug 2015 07:36:11 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge in San Francisco has extended a restraining order that blocks an anti-abortion group from releasing any recordings that it secretly gathered at annual meetings of an abortion providers' association., Rubio to speak before Southern Baptist group, 04 Aug 2015 07:13:05 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio hope to connect Tuesday with Christian conservatives, a key group of voters in the early primary states of Iowa and South Carolina. Africa's Cameron van der Burgh lowers own 50 breaststroke world record to 26.62 seconds, 04 Aug 2015 06:54:36 GMTKAZAN, Russia (AP) — South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh lowers own 50 breaststroke world record to 26.62 seconds. state raises $3.3 billion from first sale of RBS stake, 04 Aug 2015 08:14:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — The U.K. government said Tuesday it sold 5.4 percent of taxpayer-owned Royal Bank of Scotland for 2.1 billion pounds ($3.3 billion) as it begins to shed a majority stake acquired at the height of the financial crisis in 2008. group to salvage South Korea's sunken ferry, 04 Aug 2015 07:29:40 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Tuesday that it had agreed to a 85.1 billion won ($73 million) deal with a Chinese-led consortium to salvage a ferry that sunk in an accident that killed more than 300 people in April last year. The formal contract could be signed as early as Wednesday. 27 injured in fire at former air-raid shelter, 04 Aug 2015 08:22:07 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Authorities say 27 people have been injured in a fire and subsequent explosion at a former air-raid shelter in the northern German city of Hamburg. church to release more documents from founder, 04 Aug 2015 08:09:57 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church is taking another step in its push to be more transparent, and is releasing more historical documents that shed light on how Joseph Smith formed the religion. customs seize 578 pounds of ivory en route to China, 04 Aug 2015 08:10:42 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Swiss authorities say customs officials at Zurich airport have seized 262 kilograms (578 pounds) of ivory that three Chinese men had dispatched from Tanzania. arrests man after West Bank arson that killed toddler, 04 Aug 2015 07:31:36 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Shin Bet security agency says it is interrogating the suspected head of a Jewish extremist group after an arson attack last week that killed a Palestinian toddler in the West Bank. stage drama: GOP awaits top 10 announcement, 04 Aug 2015 07:16:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — They crowded the stage in New Hampshire for a debate-style faceoff. Korea to replace health minister after MERS outbreak, 04 Aug 2015 07:31:59 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president has decided to replace her health minister, officials said Tuesday, in the wake of criticism over the government's handling of the MERS virus outbreak that killed 36 people and infected nearly 200 others. hangs man that family says was convicted as a minor, 04 Aug 2015 08:05:33 GMTKARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan executed a man Tuesday convicted of killing a 7-year-old boy in 2004 when his family and lawyers say he was just 14 years old, despite international outcry over his sentence, officials said. Guide: A look at the Iran nuclear deal and Congress, 04 Aug 2015 07:05:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress' vote on the international accord to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanction relief stands as the most significant national security decision since lawmakers voted in 2002 to authorize the invasion of Iraq. expels Swedish diplomat, says it's tit-for-tat move, 04 Aug 2015 09:07:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia has expelled a Swedish diplomat in what it describes as a response to a similar Swedish move. records: Man officially charged in officer's death, 04 Aug 2015 08:06:19 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Court records show a suspect has been officially charged in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer. missing Special Olympics competitors found safe, 04 Aug 2015 07:35:28 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The tense search for two missing Special Olympics competitors ended well, but it was unclear what happened to the two while they were gone. set in courthouse shooting as revenge motive eyed, 04 Aug 2015 08:40:32 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man arrested for fatally shooting another man at a courthouse in a possible case of revenge was scheduled for a bail hearing Tuesday. stocks uneven as China data weigh on confidence, 04 Aug 2015 07:42:18 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Global stocks were uneven Tuesday as weak Chinese manufacturing weighed on sentiment and investors looked ahead to a U.S. jobs report later this week that could cement expectations for a Fed interest rate hike. collapses outside Mumbai after heavy rain; 12 dead, 04 Aug 2015 07:03:45 GMTMUMBAI, India (AP) — Twelve people were killed early Tuesday when an old building on the outskirts of Mumbai collapsed after days of heavy rain, an Indian official said. reaches deal to salvage accident ferry, 04 Aug 2015 06:45:26 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it reached an agreement with a Chinese-led consortium on a 85.1 billion won ($73 million) deal to salvage a ferry that sunk in an accident that killed more than 300 people in April last year. floods kill 4, including 3 children, in Macedonia, 04 Aug 2015 09:17:33 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Authorities say at least four people, including three children, have died and a dozen have been injured in flash flooding in northwestern Macedonia that caused landslides, power outages and road damage. California area searched in manhunt for gunman, 04 Aug 2015 07:33:45 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A manhunt linked to a killing, kidnapping and the wounding of two deputies is focused in a rugged, five-square-mile California area. seeks amicable solution to China sea dispute, 04 Aug 2015 08:29:45 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia on Tuesday called for more efforts to find a peaceful solution to rising tensions in the disputed South China Sea, as the U.S. and the Philippines said they would demand that China stop land reclamation and other actions there. White officer panicked before shooting black man, 04 Aug 2015 09:16:11 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Both sides in the voluntary manslaughter trial of a white Charlotte police officer in the on duty shooting of a black man agree bad choices led up to the man's death as he looked for help after a car crash.'s leaders defend firing of first black police chief, 04 Aug 2015 09:37:52 GMTPOCOMOKE CITY, Md. (AP) — Leaders of a small, predominantly black town on Maryland's Eastern Shore are defending their decision to fire the town's first black police chief and call for healing racial tensions that have divided the community. A look Obama's climate change plan and impact on states, 04 Aug 2015 07:30:32 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — President Barack Obama unveiled the final regulations in his plan that will cut carbon dioxide emissions nationwide 32 percent by 2030. Obama touted it as a bold step to slow climate change, while opponents said it was federal overreach that will raise prices for electricity consumers. Here's what you need to know about the impact of the new plan on the states: Q2 earnings slip on China, costs for new models, 04 Aug 2015 08:54:46 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German luxury automaker BMW saw net profit slip 1 percent in the second quarter amid higher launch costs for new vehicles and a tougher market in China, a major pillar of its profits. Islamic State threat, Iraq digitizes national library, 04 Aug 2015 07:16:27 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The dimly-lit, dust-caked stacks of the Baghdad National Library hide a treasure of the ages: crinkled, yellowing papers holding the true stories of sultans and kings; imperialists and socialists; occupation and liberation; war and peace. leader calls elections aimed at breaking with Spain, 04 Aug 2015 08:32:46 GMTMADRID (AP) — Catalan regional government President Artur Mas has officially called early elections for Sept. 27, a poll he intends to use as a referendum on independence from Spain. California wildfire jumps containment line, 04 Aug 2015 09:13:13 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — As firefighters battled a massive Northern California wild land blaze threatening numerous homes, some of the 13,000 people urged to flee their residences were spending what may be just one of many nights in evacuation shelters. pushes Asia trade pact in Singapore, 04 Aug 2015 06:35:01 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Tuesday for countries negotiating a major Pacific Rim trade deal to overcome differences that have stalled its conclusion. Bank of Scotland sale raises $3.3 billion, 04 Aug 2015 07:58:25 GMTLONDON (AP) — The U.K. government said Tuesday it sold 5.4 percent of taxpayer-owned Royal Bank of Scotland for 2.1 billion pounds ($3.3 billion) as it begins to shed a stake acquired at the height of the financial crisis in 2008. police search for suspect in shooting outside concert, 04 Aug 2015 06:37:09 GMTHOLMDEL, N.J. (AP) — State police with K-9 dogs are searching the woods for a person suspected of shooting two people outside a hip-hop concert in central New Jersey., Indian troops trade fire, killing 3 in Kashmir, 04 Aug 2015 08:23:53 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani and Indian border guards traded gunfire and mortar shells along their disputed border in the Himalayan region of Kashmir on Tuesday, killing two Pakistanis and an Indian villager, officials said.'s quarterly profit up 10 pct on cheap yen, cost cuts, 04 Aug 2015 07:07:35 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Toyota's profit for April-June rose 10 percent on perks from a cheap yen and cost reduction efforts that offset lower vehicle sales. stock market suffers second day of losses, 04 Aug 2015 08:41:30 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek stock market is suffering a second day of losses since reopening, with banks shares down the most. push begins to sentence Colorado shooter to death, 04 Aug 2015 07:31:55 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial will hear even more heart-wrenching testimony from those who lost loved ones in the attack, as prosecutors begin their final push to have James Holmes sentenced to death. passes law on war crimes court, 04 Aug 2015 09:12:51 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo lawmakers have approved a law to set up a special war crimes court. Taliban denounce 'propaganda' against their movement, 04 Aug 2015 08:56:52 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban have urged followers to disregard "enemy propaganda" about fractures in the movement and unite behind their new leader. in Memphis officer's death says he's no coward, 04 Aug 2015 08:12:01 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The man accused of killing a Memphis police officer had a few words for the department's director when he turned himself in, ending a manhunt that dragged on for two days. start criminal investigation into crane collapse, 04 Aug 2015 08:27:21 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Prosecutors have launched a criminal investigation into the dramatic collapse of two cranes onto a row of houses in a central Dutch city that briefly buried one man under rubble. Officials puzzled over Yosemite jumpers' deaths, 04 Aug 2015 07:23:31 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — World-famous wingsuit flier Dean Potter had strapped his iPhone to the back of his head and hit record before jumping from a cliff in Yosemite National Park in what was to be an exhilarating flight through a V-shaped rocky formation — a route that left little margin for error. fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote, 04 Aug 2015 07:16:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In the aftermath of the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle. seeks amicable solution for China sea dispute, 04 Aug 2015 06:59:46 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia called Tuesday for more efforts to find a peaceful solution to rising tensions in the disputed South China Sea, as the United States and the Philippines said they would demand a stop to land reclamation and other aggressive actions by China at an annual diplomatic meeting in Kuala Lumpur. police save infant girl from pipe in public toilet, 04 Aug 2015 07:09:06 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Police in Beijing rescued a newborn baby who was stuck face down in a public toilet. pro-government troops say have taken key base in south, 04 Aug 2015 08:16:03 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government Yemeni forces say they have taken control of a key military base in the country's south. The base had been seized by rebels earlier in the conflict and had once housed U.S. intelligence operations. conservatives cap Koch brothers weekend with pledges, 04 Aug 2015 07:15:22 GMTDANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — One by one, the wealthy conservative donors stood up Monday and pledged millions of dollars to the favorite causes of billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch. Q2 earnings slip on costs for new models, 04 Aug 2015 07:39:03 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German luxury automaker BMW AG saw net profit slip 1 percent in the second quarter amid higher launch costs for new vehicles as key models approach the end of their life cycle, the company said Tuesday., hit by migrant woes, a city everyone wants to leave, 04 Aug 2015 06:27:18 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — The truck drivers who pass through don't like it. Neither do the millions of tourists who turn up each year. And the migrants who flock here have only one thing on their mind: leaving. rebels attack Turkish military vehicle; 2 killed, 04 Aug 2015 08:29:33 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run agency says Kurdish rebels have attacked a military vehicle in southeastern Turkey, killing two soldiers, in the latest violence between government forces and militants.