FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:41:18 -07:00Philippines: Malaysian financier believed killed in siegehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c3a3c5571874153a25d19fffd7a3fd1Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:16:18 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Malaysian militant who helped lead and finance the siege of a southern Philippine city is believed to have been killed as the local jihadis aligned with the Islamic State group become increasingly constricted after a month of fighting, the military chief said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c3a3c5571874153a25d19fffd7a3fd1The pain and gain of Brexit vote: British economy a year onhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7701cfee3be74b30b76b2d42e958e9abFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:07:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Few events outside of war can have quite as much impact on the economy of a country as Britain's decision a year ago to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7701cfee3be74b30b76b2d42e958e9abSri Lanka's doctors go on strike demanding university closehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53466dae166e4088b2a32ce7fb00af15Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:29:59 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Services at Sri Lanka's state-run hospitals were paralyzed as government doctors went on strike demanding the government shut down a private medical university.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53466dae166e4088b2a32ce7fb00af15The Latest: French president meets central European leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5483b90c6c71404b8b2d7a50bea77148Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:37:31 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5483b90c6c71404b8b2d7a50bea77148Car bomb in southwest Pakistan kills at least 11, wounds 20http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a8fa2bf854a48d7b9be2073a6af78a2Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:31:03 GMTQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in southwestern Pakistan on Friday killed 11 people and wounded 20, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a8fa2bf854a48d7b9be2073a6af78a2EU leaders boost support for Libya to halt migrant exodushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/671e0ddacaeb41b0af2ee59f571af62cFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:32:07 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are set Friday to boost their support for conflict-ravaged Libya as the number of people fleeing Africa from there for better lives in Europe continues to rise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/671e0ddacaeb41b0af2ee59f571af62cUS mayors conference focuses on immigration, climate changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0d40d67eca548738862987fcefe19a0Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:50:10 GMTMIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — More than 250 U.S. mayors are meeting in Florida at a time when many cities are pushing back against Trump administration policies on climate change and immigration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0d40d67eca548738862987fcefe19a0It's a girl: Japan zoo's star panda baby gets a checkuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bf9327012e9478394af004d64b1a9feFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:23:11 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The baby panda, who has become an overnight celebrity in Japan, is a girl.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bf9327012e9478394af004d64b1a9feWorld's Ugliest Dog Contest awards underdogs' inner beautyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33cb08e7423410ab2a84784cb9b51b1Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:23:10 GMTPETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — The World's Ugliest Dog Contest is celebrating man's best friend's perfect imperfections in California on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33cb08e7423410ab2a84784cb9b51b1Ending guessing game, Trump admits there are no Comey tapeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0764092a63545dfa71a2e2469941e64Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:13:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ending a month-long guessing game that he started with a cryptic tweet and that ensnared his administration in yet more controversy, President Donald Trump declared he never made and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey,http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0764092a63545dfa71a2e2469941e64Supreme Court could reveal action on travel ban at any timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a20add0417b547748861df1c9be36ea6Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:22:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has almost certainly decided what to do about President Donald Trump's travel ban affecting citizens of six mostly Muslim countries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a20add0417b547748861df1c9be36ea6How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/010dadb0081244658ae547088566558dFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:13:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Republican health care bill would guarantee immediate assistance for insurance markets that are struggling in many states. Yet overall it would do the same thing as its House counterpart: less federal money for health insurance and a greater likelihood that more Americans will be uninsured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/010dadb0081244658ae547088566558dMcConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3f06c98f1e244a0a232c193b5a664beFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:52:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has finally unwrapped his plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law. Now comes his next challenge — persuading enough Republicans to back the measure and avert a defeat that would be shattering for President Donald Trump and the GOP.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3f06c98f1e244a0a232c193b5a664beTotal solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4408689463642bf8f789c1d4349000aFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:54:51 GMTMADRAS, Ore. (AP) — Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4408689463642bf8f789c1d4349000aCEOs recall when teens like them actually worked summer jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c755c48b3214e8db414e3fdde8c88fcFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:22:53 GMTEven CEOs have to start somewhere.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c755c48b3214e8db414e3fdde8c88fcPolice: Man faces charges after stealing more than 500 signshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c7ba409a9944d01946394d37ebff3c2Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:19:56 GMTAVON LAKE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man is facing charges after police say he stole more than 500 signs, claiming they were an eyesore and a distraction to drivers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c7ba409a9944d01946394d37ebff3c2Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmirhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b20492d17d83438787e5e92c5e1c2decFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:12:16 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police and witnesses say an officer in Indian-controlled Kashmir's main city has been beaten to death after he fired at a group of people who suspected him of spying on worshippers during the holiest night of the year for Muslims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b20492d17d83438787e5e92c5e1c2decQatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20d0268a3e574ee48be542168f476dbcFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:06:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a steep list of demands Thursday to end the crisis, insisting that their Persian Gulf neighbor shutter Al-Jazeera, cut back diplomatic ties to Iran and sever all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20d0268a3e574ee48be542168f476dbcIce Cube has big expectations for his Big3 3-on-3 leaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/064f08de93b74690872f917be6bcba93Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:30:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Ice Cube is not planning an old timer's tour. He isn't interested in All-Star Game intensity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/064f08de93b74690872f917be6bcba93Eurozone economy enjoyed 'best quarter in over 6 years'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd5d75834894767867d43ce076484afFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:13:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — A closely watched survey shows that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone has slipped back in June to a five-month low but that the region still enjoyed its best quarter for more than six years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd5d75834894767867d43ce076484afSenate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for richhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c6933dfcc92473ba60a5bf0ec56bfbcFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:06:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans' new health bill cuts taxes by nearly $1 trillion over the next decade, mostly for corporations and the richest families in America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c6933dfcc92473ba60a5bf0ec56bfbcDebate stirs about female lax players not wearing helmetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c7fb9155cd54c68ba3d5f16e1125701Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:21:58 GMTANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Erin Foster was running toward a groundball at an indoor lacrosse game when she was pushed, sending her unprotected head into a wall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c7fb9155cd54c68ba3d5f16e1125701Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used tohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3f8bab0966843048f2b25eb662def4fFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:18:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3f8bab0966843048f2b25eb662def4fTaliban leader: Afghan war will end only when NATO leaveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67484f2bbfac41faa30158f74b627bedFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:35:03 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The leader of the Afghan Taliban said on Friday that a planned U.S. troop surge will not end the protracted war in the country and vowed to fight on until a full withdrawal of NATO troops from Afghanistan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67484f2bbfac41faa30158f74b627bedCindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8e779f55a864d8ea159568d5c23a7a1Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:05:18 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Forecasters expect remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy to drench parts of Tennessee, Kentucky and West Virginia on Friday, bringing heavy rainfall, possible flash flooding and higher river and lake levels through the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8e779f55a864d8ea159568d5c23a7a1Iranians hold annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missilehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec1ce0dde26a422db2d3723a15b5f2e4Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:10:25 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is holding anti-Israel rallies across the country, with protesters condemning Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories and chanting "Death to Israel."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec1ce0dde26a422db2d3723a15b5f2e4Watch ole 'Bandit' run: Fans assemble to mark movie's 40thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c8e403154d74d0c9c56a732e2a5132cFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:30:08 GMTATLANTA (AP) — They had a long way to go and a short time to get there, but hundreds of fans in Trans Ams have put the hammer down and made it to Atlanta to celebrate the 40th anniversary of "Smokey and the Bandit."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c8e403154d74d0c9c56a732e2a5132cPence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious righthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07d201c299094a08993523b417cfda27Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:04:23 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family comes at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07d201c299094a08993523b417cfda27Sri Lankan doctors on strike to demand university's closurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bb9bfae62ec49a5a149605aed9aca0bFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:26:32 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — State hospitals were paralyzed Friday as Sri Lankan doctors went on strike to demand that a private medical university be shut down, saying it could jeopardize health care standards in the island nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bb9bfae62ec49a5a149605aed9aca0bAP Analysis: Could Trump push a partial Mideast deal?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b6b4df202df4948ae59b8ae09718af3Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:22:02 GMTDonald Trump may be uniquely suited to push for Middle East peace: the Israelis as well as key Arab players, each for their own reasons, are all looking like admirers who seek to please. But out-of-the-box thinking will be needed nonetheless.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b6b4df202df4948ae59b8ae09718af3UK safety operation underway after London firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6d10e41c76b4348b4a3dd632951cb31Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:56:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — British authorities are studying samples of similar to that used on the west London apartment building that caught fire, killing at least 79 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6d10e41c76b4348b4a3dd632951cb31Qatar faced with punitive list of demands by Arab neighborshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25cb7c9eb6c44daf978156db5b1ac23bFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:36:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a steep list of demands Thursday to end the crisis, insisting that their Persian Gulf neighbor shutter Al-Jazeera, cut back diplomatic ties to Iran and sever all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25cb7c9eb6c44daf978156db5b1ac23bTrump and Saudi king rely on 30-something son, son-in-lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/991f1794e51341959194f2c9cfb6609bFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:21:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Half a world apart, in a theocratic monarchy and a democracy, a king and a president are relying on their 30-something son and son-in-law to help consolidate power and push their policies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/991f1794e51341959194f2c9cfb6609bKetumile Masire, former Botswana president, dies at age 91http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cb9ca5df9994699841033a5f20b5740Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:04:15 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Authorities in Botswana say former president Ketumile Masire has died at the age of 91 after an illness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cb9ca5df9994699841033a5f20b5740AP FACT CHECK: Trump's solar-power brainwave was borrowedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098c04aa48e04dc2ae2e14169d21b540Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:37:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is crediting himself with the idea of building a Mexico border wall of solar panels. But that looks to be a borrowed brainwave; others pitched a solar wall back when he was a skeptic of tapping power from the sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098c04aa48e04dc2ae2e14169d21b540Deputies firing on charging dog hit, kill teen boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12253982fd854911a3461d0dd20da97aFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:19:00 GMTPALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — When a dog that had already bit one of them charged a group of deputies, two of them opened fire. Authorities say they did not see the teenage boy standing some 30 feet (10 meters) behind, who was struck down by a bullet that apparently bounced on the concrete and hit him in the chest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12253982fd854911a3461d0dd20da97aUK seeks to reassure EU citizens they can stay after Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57a4725844974da38f1e79e25fafcc49Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:52:56 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking to reassure European Union nationals living in her country that their futures will be secure once Britain leaves the EU in 2019.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57a4725844974da38f1e79e25fafcc49Outspoken US swimmer Lilly King refuses to stay in her lanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae05c668da964d2090ae3f4766eb7c44Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:29:06 GMTLilly King has always been one to speak her mind.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae05c668da964d2090ae3f4766eb7c44LEADING OFF: Darvish-Tanaka for first time in US; Felix backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c6af2a6e3c8408a887e829a1880a817Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:27:06 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c6af2a6e3c8408a887e829a1880a817Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for movehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b715c7415d544b6b3270444b4c18badFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:32:24 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Not very often does a 10-story-tall, 800,000-pound (362,877-kilogram) landmark change locations. Especially one that's alive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b715c7415d544b6b3270444b4c18badAnalysis: McConnell stakes it all on health care billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3c99ef41f7745dba61e7642292afd1aFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:00:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Pass or fail, there will be one man singularly responsible for the fate of health care legislation in the Senate: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3c99ef41f7745dba61e7642292afd1aWhat's next on health care draft in Congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/426bbaa9a6214dabb7f0091f3c8416c9Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leaders have released their 142-page discussion draft of a health care bill, triggering a series of legislative steps with one goal — repeal and replace Democratic President Barack Obama's 7-year-old law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/426bbaa9a6214dabb7f0091f3c8416c9Russia fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/592eb4f72ccc4a9c87f7f4aefc30fabdFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:33:47 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia has fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State group in Syria, the Defense Ministry said on Friday, Moscow's latest show of strength in the conflict wracking the Mideast country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/592eb4f72ccc4a9c87f7f4aefc30fabdNorth Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2dee41ebcfd4a52a3f2879c736e51a6Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:56:46 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday denied it cruelly treated or tortured an American student who was detained for more than year and died days after being released in a coma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2dee41ebcfd4a52a3f2879c736e51a6The Latest: Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41682a4e2d6146d29d50cef0c74342b2Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:33:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's claim that there are no recordings of his private conversations with fired FBI director James Comey (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41682a4e2d6146d29d50cef0c74342b2Khmer Rouge leaders deliver closing defense at trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20ffad2dc964f779ffcbc9c9c85da3bFri, 23 Jun 2017 08:32:01 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The former head of state of Cambodia's 1970s Khmer Rouge regime has rejected the charges of genocide and other crimes against him, saying they were concocted by the country's traditional enemy, neighboring Vietnam.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20ffad2dc964f779ffcbc9c9c85da3bToshiba gets earnings report extension, faces delisting riskhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a73eb25eafe483fae75c1de7ff7e430Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:03:55 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Money-losing Japanese electronics and nuclear company Toshiba Corp. has until Aug. 10 to get auditors to sign off on its earnings statements, or else it faces the risk of getting delisted.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a73eb25eafe483fae75c1de7ff7e430Police: Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2a764608c4e4325bb26e33e078678b6Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:28:38 GMTLANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Police say a pit bull that mauled two young children in Pennsylvania as they sat helplessly strapped into their car seats is being euthanized next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2a764608c4e4325bb26e33e078678b6North Korea denies it cruelly treated or tortured an American student who died days after North released himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54d44e62dc8e4e71aa16a458cbeb43aeFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:19:32 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea denies it cruelly treated or tortured an American student who died days after North released him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54d44e62dc8e4e71aa16a458cbeb43aeIran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missileshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa29d6d670fc42479e8b0904eaacebfcFri, 23 Jun 2017 07:17:08 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is holding anti-Israel rallies across the country, with protesters condemning Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories and chanting "Death to Israel."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa29d6d670fc42479e8b0904eaacebfc