FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:44:05 -07:00The Latest: Obama, Clinton embrace on stage at conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8efd4002c088471cbcc56b8fc4158f7dThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:43:15 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8efd4002c088471cbcc56b8fc4158f7dThe Latest: Obama says Trump 'not really a facts guy'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d5e719386424aab9baa6b9654b4a7e2Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:28:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d5e719386424aab9baa6b9654b4a7e2Davis homers twice, Crisp goes deep as A's beat Rangers 6-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/295ca19a22354d58a2c718bf6248b936Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:15:19 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Coco Crisp and Khris Davis got Oakland off to a quick start against Yu Darvish. Then came their big blows against a hard-throwing reliever to clinch the fourth series in a row for the Athletics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/295ca19a22354d58a2c718bf6248b936Hundley, Dahl homer as Rockies beat Orioles 3-1 behind Grayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea28e35ec97442c1a7c09a7df308a982Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:06:18 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — In a duel between rookie right-handers, Jon Gray outpitched Dylan Bundy to provide the Colorado Rockies with a feel-good series win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea28e35ec97442c1a7c09a7df308a982Lions, tigers returned to sanctuary threatened by wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16c255bb60b24e53af2bb80dfed68adcThu, 28 Jul 2016 02:59:37 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — About a dozen lions, tigers, cougars and other big cats have returned to a Los Angeles sanctuary four days after they were evacuated ahead of a fast-moving wildfire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16c255bb60b24e53af2bb80dfed68adcActors, delegates protest on quiet Day 3 of Dem conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eece513118b7413dbb55aaaaa724f18fThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:27:34 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Actors and delegates took center stage in smaller and more subdued protests by Bernie Sanders supporters on a mostly quiet Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eece513118b7413dbb55aaaaa724f18fRifle maker wants documents sealed in school shooting suithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2af7d36d0b0a4661927f7c00c302b71eThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:06:54 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut judge will hear arguments on whether gun maker Remington Arms' company documents should be sealed from public view as it fights a lawsuit filed by families of some of the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2af7d36d0b0a4661927f7c00c302b71eText of President Obama's Democratic convention speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73202efebc50464982d2586530fe6e23Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:15:17 GMTText of President Barack Obama's speech Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention, as provided by the White House.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73202efebc50464982d2586530fe6e23Baez hits 2-run HR, Russell adds slam as Cubs rout White Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba25d9aad48f48879ca024865fc6e7e1Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:44:48 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Javier Baez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer deep into Wrigley's Field's left bleachers in the seventh, Addison Russell added a grand slam in a five-run eighth and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 8-1 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba25d9aad48f48879ca024865fc6e7e1The Latest: Obama says 2008 race helped steel Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/266d48369555493b80a6006b31e5480aThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:16:58 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/266d48369555493b80a6006b31e5480aTomas homers twice; Bradley, D'backs beat Brewers 8-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/781bb1e91f6f4e9e98cf51e45794838cThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:33:04 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Yasmany Tomas hit two home runs, Archie Bradley pitched seven solid innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-1 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/781bb1e91f6f4e9e98cf51e45794838cUniversity of Louisville president's resignation acceptedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c036a36e3004f4e8c80c20b3c70252bThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:56:30 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — University of Louisville trustees on Wednesday accepted the resignation of embattled President James Ramsey, whose long tenure was dogged by scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c036a36e3004f4e8c80c20b3c70252bThe Latest: Obama slams GOP for 'deeply pessimistic vision'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0c5edb50f9c4514acafcc4859bd6474Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:25:58 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0c5edb50f9c4514acafcc4859bd6474Cardinals snap Familia's saves streak, rally past Mets 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d1ec977e864cf09a7be449fb518062Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:12:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Just shy of a year. That's how long Jeurys Familia's saves streak lasted — until Yadier Molina ended it with one perfectly timed swing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d1ec977e864cf09a7be449fb518062Baez hits 2-run HR, Russell adds slam as Cubs beat Reds 8-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e66c503476e9456dbd8adf2f20736aa9Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:24:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Javier Baez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer deep into Wrigley's Field's left bleachers in the seventh, Addison Russell added a grand slam in a five-run eighth and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 8-1 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e66c503476e9456dbd8adf2f20736aa9Convention: O'Reilly attacks critics; Trump's party crashinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c3af5861d474532ba7f5198d6ffc3b7Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:23:04 GMTA look at the Democratic National Convention through a media lens:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c3af5861d474532ba7f5198d6ffc3b7Congressman asks Obama to keep classified intel from Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cda0c2c3cf648a7856d1f71ad92d5bfThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:12:46 GMTPAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island congressman says he's asking President Barack Obama to withhold classified materials and briefings from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in the interest of national security.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cda0c2c3cf648a7856d1f71ad92d5bfEx-NFL player to use concussion settlement to pay back thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72186aa5c5f041649275879758ecb6ceThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:04:19 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A former Cleveland Browns wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing over $100,000 from his charities to finance gambling debts and personal expenses promises to pay it back once he gets his part of a settlement with the National Football League.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72186aa5c5f041649275879758ecb6ceLatest: Blaze destroys 34 homes, 10 outbuildingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37eaa498799a49d58c80d2f7c615ce38Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:04:01 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37eaa498799a49d58c80d2f7c615ce38The Latest: Video touches on tough calls Obama facedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f77c031228294bf19535a0bda2f7eaf7Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:55:28 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f77c031228294bf19535a0bda2f7eaf74 people killed in California small plane crash at airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d783a74aa7474b44b6fb8fa76e0650fbThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:04:50 GMTCOLUMBIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a small private plane crashed at the airport in the Northern California town of Columbia, killing all four people on board.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d783a74aa7474b44b6fb8fa76e0650fbCole pitches 3-hitter, Pirates rout Mariners 10-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51a67730b675491d9021133e862d1963Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:04:51 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole never obsessed about pitching a complete game, but was happy to get his first one.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51a67730b675491d9021133e862d1963Traffic deaths up in cities that turn off red-light camerashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d3307d1193490ca811f63a4a7d85b8Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:08:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Red-light cameras are widely hated, but a new study says getting rid of them can have fatal consequences.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d3307d1193490ca811f63a4a7d85b8The Latest: Obama has special Twitter fan back in Illinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cd3e28b3e964f31afb8853d28761ef7Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:11:46 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cd3e28b3e964f31afb8853d28761ef7The Latest: Obama says vote, don't just boo Trump's namehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3134c79e62b446f9041c40ed09a547bThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:37:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3134c79e62b446f9041c40ed09a547bFreeman HR, 5 RBIs as Braves top Twins for 2-game sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3ed20f616e426b9949d670b2716cd4Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:35:30 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Braves have struggled to score runs this year, ranking last in the majors in that department. As a result, it's been rare that an Atlanta starting pitcher has been gifted an early lead to work with.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3ed20f616e426b9949d670b2716cd4Judge dismisses charges against former Utah attorney generalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f369cc546794d75bbfccb8683feb5e6Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:38:41 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge has dismissed pay-to-play charges against former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff, ending a high-profile case against the state's former top law officer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f369cc546794d75bbfccb8683feb5e65 cool things to do with Facebook Messengerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1107fede512645f59518ab84bdee1f3eThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:04:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — You'd be wrong to think that Facebook's Messenger app is all about messaging.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1107fede512645f59518ab84bdee1f3eThe Latest: Obama cites list of achievements in his 2 termshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e91829e68148a4af2b15bd11db69a9Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:14:16 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e91829e68148a4af2b15bd11db69a9McCullers, Rasmus help Astros over Yankees 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98886d1d272d432ea287173f57973c8bThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:01:38 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers struck out 10 in six solid innings, Colby Rasmus broke out of a slump with a two-run homer and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 4-1 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98886d1d272d432ea287173f57973c8bTakeaways: Obama vouches for Clinton, Kaine steps uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c9380c93cbc446aad4cd19b1705954eThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:35:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — President Barack Obama used what is likely his last high-profile speech as president to make a powerful case for Hillary Clinton's election, saying it wasn't even a close choice between her and Donald Trump, whom he described as a homegrown demagogue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c9380c93cbc446aad4cd19b1705954eThe Latest: Trump campaign unloads on Democratic speakershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4468e048ba6a42eb9844d3cb54fa7b6bThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:06:03 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4468e048ba6a42eb9844d3cb54fa7b6bThe Latest: Obama thanks Americans for sustaining himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd92282032414854aa888c03eb4b1c85Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:05:15 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd92282032414854aa888c03eb4b1c85Australia: MH370 captain's simulator had Indian Ocean routehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd804a3bf488466bbd0a819fa9b48b1dThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:28:21 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australian officials confirmed on Thursday that data recovered from a home flight simulator owned by the captain of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 showed that someone had used the device to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean, where the missing jet is believed to have crashed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd804a3bf488466bbd0a819fa9b48b1dMondesi's bunt single helps Royals beat Angels, 7-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/301066313725406b9b5ea8cea2ce0861Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:55:07 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Raul Mondesi had a bunt single for his first big league hit, with two runs scoring on the play on pitcher Matt Shoemaker's throwing error, as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 7-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/301066313725406b9b5ea8cea2ce0861President Barack Obama says 'deeply pessimistic vision' of America at GOP convention is 'not the America I know'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a115797a8ed43169802f9954db29123Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:05:34 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — President Barack Obama says 'deeply pessimistic vision' of America at GOP convention is 'not the America I know'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a115797a8ed43169802f9954db29123AP FACT CHECK: Warped claims in political hothousehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/253597231f5747d682ecf9937c089b12Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:22:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's hot out there, politically speaking, with Hillary Clinton's convention going full steam and Donald Trump refusing to stay quiet while Democrats put on their big show. Reality is sometimes getting warped in the process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/253597231f5747d682ecf9937c089b12Rights group: Some kids detained in conflict tortured, diehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de2bd0bf47ca4d25b80e4cae4e45760bThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:05:44 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Children caught in six conflict-affected areas are often held for months or even years as national security threats, and untold numbers have been tortured or died in custody, according to a Human Rights Watch report.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de2bd0bf47ca4d25b80e4cae4e45760bObama boosts Clinton: Carry her like you carried mehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921afc50546940fa93df6986ccd008caThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:17:39 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believes in the optimism that drives the nation's democracy and warning against the "deeply pessimistic vision" of Republican Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921afc50546940fa93df6986ccd008caPolice protest Black Lives Matter banner at city hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e873ea878c5a42f58021bb7eee42b95cThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:05:54 GMTSOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts are protesting a mayor's refusal to remove a Black Lives Matter banner that's hanging over city hall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e873ea878c5a42f58021bb7eee42b95cLapel pins with images of ex-NKorean ruler found in Southhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40d1dae4a0d24436ae67e0d331e5db55Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:23:18 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police found about 200 lapel pins bearing the image of late North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il strewn near the country's main international airport on Thursday, police officers said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40d1dae4a0d24436ae67e0d331e5db55China asks Vietnam to investigate defaced passporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e141014fdef240f5bcf14fb87781ddd1Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:38:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China is asking Vietnam to investigate reports that a border agent at the Ho Chi Minh City airport defaced a Chinese passport after images in media reports show the words "f--- you" scribbled twice over maps of the contested South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e141014fdef240f5bcf14fb87781ddd1Samsung's profit surges to 2-year high on Galaxy phone saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71967d82fcef4a40984505cb4f78a95cThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:24:03 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. reported Thursday forecast-beating earnings results that were the best in two years as consumers snapped up its Galaxy smartphones, in a sign the company is getting its mojo back while rivals fail to deliver new smartphones.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71967d82fcef4a40984505cb4f78a95cMissing ex-Guantanamo detainee reappears in Venezuelahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57ce6a677e0f418da538533d873db198Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:37:59 GMTMONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A resettled former Guantanamo prisoner who disappeared last month in Uruguay, setting off alarm bells in neighboring countries and recriminations in Washington, has reappeared in Venezuela, the government said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57ce6a677e0f418da538533d873db198Facebook is pushing more people to an app they didn't choosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa8f321d67bc4e6c9f225f7d015f51f0Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:04:11 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is once again getting pushy about how people message one another.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa8f321d67bc4e6c9f225f7d015f51f0The Latest: Obama more optimistic about US future than everhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b436ddb161e24ff3a675014dbb6d87e8Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:03:39 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b436ddb161e24ff3a675014dbb6d87e8Lapel pins with images of ex-N. Korean ruler found in Southhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ba423533d5049148a8bda2fd670c6c0Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:35:42 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police have found about 200 lapel pins bearing the image of late North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il strewn near the country's main international airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ba423533d5049148a8bda2fd670c6c0A new threat in fight against overdoses: Elephant sedativehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3070cb886a74571ab3cb394c0b0e6e6Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:33:45 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals, 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country's heroin troubles, is suspected in spates of overdoses in several states, where authorities say they've found it mixed with or passed off as heroin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3070cb886a74571ab3cb394c0b0e6e6Obama boosts Clinton; Kaine mocks Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee7ea5a65bb64ca782196b6c1074929aThu, 28 Jul 2016 03:35:44 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believes in the optimism that fuels the nation's democracy and warning against the "deeply pessimistic vision" of Republican Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee7ea5a65bb64ca782196b6c1074929aPolice: Man faces charges for threatening to 'off some cops'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14a619e0e874481a8338d83492c0e5ceThu, 28 Jul 2016 04:25:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Florida man has been taken into custody after authorities say he made threats against police officers at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14a619e0e874481a8338d83492c0e5ce