FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 02:37:17 -07:00Analysis: China emerges more muscular after ASEAN meetingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d329dfa672a43978da5eaec522c86c9Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:37:03 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — Daring to take on China in a territorial dispute in the South China Sea, the Philippines went to an international tribunal for justice, and won big. But it turned out to be a pyrrhic victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d329dfa672a43978da5eaec522c86c9Pilgrims in Poland readying to welcome Pope Francishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1fd0313b14247c7a5ac1570d487ddffWed, 27 Jul 2016 09:07:25 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Colourful groups of cheerful young pilgrims from around the globe are in the streets of Krakow, in southern Poland, just hours before Pope Francis arrives to join the celebrations of World Youth Day, a major gathering of Catholics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1fd0313b14247c7a5ac1570d487ddffShips rescue 46 people from sinking boat off Alaska islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34721cb9426343329c692b13997dda92Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:10:26 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two ships brought 46 people to safety after they abandoned their sinking fishing boat and boarded life rafts off Alaska's Aleutian Islands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34721cb9426343329c692b13997dda92Flood, landslides triggered by heavy rains kill 54 in Nepalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbcc7da318f04e2992e2939aa41d069bWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:16:19 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Floods and landslides triggered by monsoon rains in Nepal have killed 54 people over the last two days, an official said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbcc7da318f04e2992e2939aa41d069bDeutsche Bank barely ekes out profit in 2nd quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5328446d0f524deea10337aeb1bba270Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:24:21 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Deutsche Bank says its second-quarter profit dropped 98 percent as the company pushed ahead with a restructuring effort and uncertainty over events such as Britain's vote on European Union membership weighed on markets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5328446d0f524deea10337aeb1bba2702 Indians, Filipino among 2016 Ramon Magsaysay awardeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f0ecfe446de4ea4823262337cd4ce01Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:54:05 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — An Indian who led a grassroots movement on behalf of the low-caste Dalit community and the Philippines' chief anti-corruption fighter are among the six recipients of this year's Ramon Magsaysay Award, honoring leadership in solving society's most intractable problems.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f0ecfe446de4ea4823262337cd4ce01Kaine adds to Virginia governor's potential White House tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/202cdd24434b489d91a6ace2d968caf3Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:47:50 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Soon after Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine accepted Hillary Clinton's offer to be her running mate, he called Terry McAuliffe to say thanks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/202cdd24434b489d91a6ace2d968caf3Iran watchdog slates next presidential election for May 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02d4b025bf944d05a68e0c9ddeac0bfaWed, 27 Jul 2016 07:48:25 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state TV says the country's constitutional watchdog has scheduled the next presidential election for May 2017.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02d4b025bf944d05a68e0c9ddeac0bfaLower oil prices push Norway's Statoil to Q2 losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7af64dc4533b40efac4a0871d3ba65e6Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:21:10 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil ASA posted a loss in the second quarter, pushing it to rein in investment this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7af64dc4533b40efac4a0871d3ba65e6Terror fears permeated GOP week _ Dems barely mention themhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28543927d5c944029fd24c21b444e271Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:39:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After terrorism fears permeated Republican speeches a week ago, Democrats have barely mentioned the Islamic State group through two days of their convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28543927d5c944029fd24c21b444e271Officer's trial exposes fault lines over police shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f77e88f3ee1046a2805cb6df69835182Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:01:54 GMTPORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — It's a familiar story: an unarmed black male killed at the hands of a white law enforcement officer. But it didn't take place in Baton Rouge, Minneapolis, or any of the other cities most recently at the center of discussions about police use of force and race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f77e88f3ee1046a2805cb6df69835182Malaysia Airlines inks $5.5B deal for 50 Boeing Max jetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cb059e4974944fea5080eff8d2fb987Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:10:02 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines has inked a deal for 50 Boeing Max planes in a deal worth $2.75 billion as part of its fleet renewal and says it hopes for a listing on the stock exchange by 2019.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cb059e4974944fea5080eff8d2fb987Syrian TV: Car bomb in northern Syria kills one, wounds 50http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23ea25bd2ad849ce8ec15b238662d1f3Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:45:45 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's state TV says a car bomb has exploded in a predominantly Kurdish town in northern Syria, killing at least one person and wounding 50 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23ea25bd2ad849ce8ec15b238662d1f3Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8a33732fc444e1983620efc830c7875Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:54:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It's been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8a33732fc444e1983620efc830c7875Hiroshima unhappy atomic-bomb park is 'Pokemon Go' sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6a2dd50ff34c46aaef02c4f17a31b6Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:16:21 GMTTOKYO (AP) — "Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are displeased.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6a2dd50ff34c46aaef02c4f17a31b6Meet the new Hillary Clinton, different from the old one?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93e0cd13e1b24a048b4e4592322e64f7Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:50:08 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Meet the new Hillary Clinton, repackaged and updated from previous versions. But will voters notice or care?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93e0cd13e1b24a048b4e4592322e64f7Syrian state TV says 22 killed in car bomb in northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e432b0f83d645ed8e21dd9dcaddfe53Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:09:43 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's state TV has raised the death toll from a car bombing in a predominantly Kurdish town in the country's north, saying 22 people died and dozens were wounded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e432b0f83d645ed8e21dd9dcaddfe53Daimler breaking ground on $500M South Carolina planthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea11964e27f4694a0b674a28e8e9934Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:24:14 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Mercedes-Benz Vans is breaking ground on a new $500 million assembly plant to build Sprinter vans in South Carolina, an operation that will add about 1,300 jobs to the state's burgeoning automotive workforce.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea11964e27f4694a0b674a28e8e9934Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/321ab5fab4ff460393693efd67b9155aWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:31:31 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced plans Wednesday for a fresh barrage of economic stimulus to help revive stalling growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/321ab5fab4ff460393693efd67b9155aGeneva police step up airport sweeps as part of French probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f912f87525fe4de490076b0837b0836aWed, 27 Jul 2016 09:27:36 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Geneva police have increased a deployment at the Swiss city's airport and are conducting a sweep of identity papers and other checks after receiving unspecified "information" in connection with an investigation in neighboring France.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f912f87525fe4de490076b0837b0836aNintendo sinks into loss despite 'Pokemon Go' global successhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c358769474544baa74bfa4f1c006aaeWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:50:04 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. sagged into a loss of 24.53 billion yen ($232 million) for the fiscal first quarter through June, despite the global success of the "Pokemon Go" augmented reality game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c358769474544baa74bfa4f1c006aaeIS claims responsibility for attack on Syrian town; 22 diehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/986878cbcd57422db5db84e845b856e5Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:56:30 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A huge car bombing struck a crowd in a predominantly Kurdish town in northern Syria on Wednesday, killing 22 people and wounding dozens more, state-run Syrian TV reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/986878cbcd57422db5db84e845b856e5Italy arrests 2 Moroccans in terror investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80b03a1570ad47dd89a9b218277762d8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:45:20 GMTMILAN (AP) — Italian police say they have arrested two Moroccan residents on suspicion of distributing pro-Islamic State propaganda.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80b03a1570ad47dd89a9b218277762d8Airbus profits up but problems persist with A400M, A350http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceeb135bba234d9e8f1ed763f7b29d81Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:27:20 GMTPARIS (AP) — Airbus Group suffered 1.4 billion euros in losses linked to its troubled A400M military transporter and A350 passenger jet in the first half of the year, though profits rose thanks to asset sales and a satellite launch merger.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceeb135bba234d9e8f1ed763f7b29d81Turkey orders 47 newspaper journalists, executives detainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f82fcc1a40842aba0a4f568654ee9d7Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:13:54 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Authorities on Wednesday issued warrants for the detention of 47 former executives or senior journalists of Zaman newspaper, allegedly associated with the U.S.-based Muslim cleric who the government says is behind Turkey's July 15 failed coup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f82fcc1a40842aba0a4f568654ee9d7Air France warns of drop in travel to France after attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c125c976f534838926c2622330914c7Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:06:43 GMTPARIS (AP) — Air France, facing a strike by cabin crew at the height of the summer vacation season, is warning of pressure on its finances amid concerns about France as a tourist destination after a string of deadly attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c125c976f534838926c2622330914c7Report: Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f529e3d2a5664c14b901a05c6386cc8bWed, 27 Jul 2016 07:44:34 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in the first half of 2016 compared to last year, including an alarming increase in ambush-style assaults like the ones that killed eight officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, according to a report released Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f529e3d2a5664c14b901a05c6386cc8bIS: Ansbach attacker fought for us before coming to Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27a2f61ce1974de7a077805581927aabWed, 27 Jul 2016 09:04:47 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The weekly Al-Nabaa online magazine of the Islamic State group says Mohammad Daleel took three months to prepare the bomb that wounded 15 people and killed him in the German town of Ansbach.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27a2f61ce1974de7a077805581927aabWitnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca5bb108347d435bacadc069b023e3e0Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:44:05 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least two died from their injuries, witnesses and civilian leaders said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca5bb108347d435bacadc069b023e3e0Wish granted: Six-year-old boy is garbage man for a dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83060e956f2e4d14a3cc1946fe77453cWed, 27 Jul 2016 07:45:49 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ethan Dean has always dreamed of being a garbage man. He never tires of playing with toy garbage trucks and loves to watch the real ones drive past his house.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83060e956f2e4d14a3cc1946fe77453cMalaysia Airlines inks $2.75B deal for 50 Boeing Max jetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7366b3ac7dca41b7a77777d3149c5ec5Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:06:27 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines said Wednesday it has agreed to buy up to 50 Boeing Max planes in a deal worth $2.75 billion as part of its fleet renewal and said it hopes to relist on the stock exchange by 2019.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7366b3ac7dca41b7a77777d3149c5ec5Clinton campaign seeks to make most of Kaine's Spanishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b63e0a96d8948ffa15ac7f94187f2e6Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:43:15 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine and Hillary Clinton made their debut as the Democratic presidential ticket, he proudly declared, "Hillary and I are soul mates in this struggle."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b63e0a96d8948ffa15ac7f94187f2e6Pharmaceutical giant GSK invests in British siteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ccb66621e84a8a9854994048d58db3Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:16:42 GMTLONDON (AP) — GlaxoSmithKline is investing some 275 million pounds ($360 million) into three plants in Britain, sweeping aside concerns about growth following the country's decision to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ccb66621e84a8a9854994048d58db3VIEWER GUIDE: Can Barack Obama top his wife in Philly?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/717adf0a4aea4318a0a98964e4a93131Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:57:55 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Can Barack Obama top his wife?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/717adf0a4aea4318a0a98964e4a93131New Indonesia Cabinet includes reformer, rights abuserhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7b2a7d372f04a749495e9b6ed6d953aWed, 27 Jul 2016 09:03:18 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo announced a new Cabinet on Wednesday that puts a retired general linked to human rights abuses in charge of security and returns a popular reformist to the finance ministry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7b2a7d372f04a749495e9b6ed6d953aUK economy grew faster than expected in run-up to EU votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b4ed1128ab4426e92a68ab1c4c5b7f9Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:58:05 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's economy grew faster than expected in the second quarter — a period that mostly pre-dates the vote to leave the European Union — with expansion across services, particularly in retailing and auto manufacturing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b4ed1128ab4426e92a68ab1c4c5b7f9Syrian TV: 22 killed in car bomb in northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71f3da6e2cf44228ba92bf3dc7a295c4Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:51:06 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A huge car bombing struck a crowd in a predominantly Kurdish town in northern Syria on Wednesday, killing 22 people and wounding dozens more, state-run Syrian TV reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71f3da6e2cf44228ba92bf3dc7a295c4Iraqi council votes to demolish homes of convicted militantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a973ef65ba0a4f50ad4c771051381deeWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:18:03 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi provincial council has approved a decision that would allow local authorities to demolish homes of convicted militants and banish their families from the province.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a973ef65ba0a4f50ad4c771051381deeNissan quarterly profit down 11 pct on yen, shrinking saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06b3f197e9e4b5cbb3a5b970b1aed1cWed, 27 Jul 2016 09:23:05 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co. is reporting a 136.4 billion yen ($30.7 million) profit for the fiscal quarter through June, down nearly 11 percent from the same period a year ago, after a mileage testing scandal at its supplier hit its minicar sales in Japan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06b3f197e9e4b5cbb3a5b970b1aed1cSyrian state TV raises death toll in car bombing in northern town, says 22 people died in Qamishli, near Turkey's borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62ef79873aae4e8e8d9a5b6cf4270282Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:03:41 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state TV raises death toll in car bombing in northern town, says 22 people died in Qamishli, near Turkey's border.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62ef79873aae4e8e8d9a5b6cf4270282Thousands of Mugabe supporters gather in Zimbabwe's capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b888ac23ef1e4827a7886153e34db058Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:22:56 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has rallied thousands of supporters including some who fought in the 1970s independence war in response to harsh criticism he received last week from a previously loyal group of veterans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b888ac23ef1e4827a7886153e34db058A look at the conflicts that have plagued India for decadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f226cc8bee694465933bc6d23c13a4eaWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:32:03 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India has been plagued with often deadly political disputes for decades: A decades-old confrontation between protesters and armed forces in Kashmir has claimed tens of thousands of lives. A festering conflict with Maoist rebels cuts a wide swath across many of the country's states. A host of insurgencies fuel violence in the northeast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f226cc8bee694465933bc6d23c13a4eaFormer Swedish communist leader Hermansson dies at 98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c65ba28aaab4e0fbe648a0fec9eaf75Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:22:07 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Carl-Henrik Hermansson, who led Sweden's communist party as it broke its allegiance to the Soviet Union, has died. He was 98.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c65ba28aaab4e0fbe648a0fec9eaf75France's religious leaders united after church attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60a408c741ec43689ddaea38a1b4ff4bWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:05:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's main religious leaders have sent a message of unity and solidarity following a meeting with French President Francois Hollande after Islamic State extremists attacked a Catholic church and slit the throat of an elderly priest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60a408c741ec43689ddaea38a1b4ff4bSpain: Moroccans arrested for financing Islamic State grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3c265af65734de58965f401a510c827Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:09:39 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested two Moroccan brothers suspected of sending money to finance the armed Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3c265af65734de58965f401a510c827'Pokemon Go' fans play in India despite no official launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd229f8574f541e693da5e11121ceac8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:16:41 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — "Pokemon Go" has yet to officially arrive in India, but that's not stopping people there from playing the highly addictive online game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd229f8574f541e693da5e11121ceac8Tokyo organizers face more cost increases for 2020 Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bdf56ee27374cb99fbe22948a308ae0Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:16:34 GMTTOKYO (AP) — While Rio Olympic organizers are under immense pressure to finish preparations before Aug. 5, their Tokyo counterparts are already facing skyrocketing costs for an event four years away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bdf56ee27374cb99fbe22948a308ae0Sanders loyalists warn of party split after Clinton victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40a94bbc450b4d07a6b54c6fe74ce3d5Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:57:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders loyalists warned that the Democratic Party could rupture over the nomination of Hillary Clinton after a volatile night that saw a large group of Sanders delegates and supporters exit the party's national convention to stage a sit-in at a nearby media tent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40a94bbc450b4d07a6b54c6fe74ce3d5Takeaways: Glass ceiling shattered; 'change agent' hailedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed0c9417f52647caae450b087d93a6c8Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:55:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton became the first female presidential nominee of a major party, and her husband made a personal but forceful case for her to reoccupy the White House — this time from the West Wing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed0c9417f52647caae450b087d93a6c8Arizona sheriff: 3 slain in possible murder-suicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbc7b772bb6349a383f0010c11043a73Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:37:25 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Authorities found the bodies of a mother and her two children inside a home in suburban Phoenix in what could be a case of murder-suicide, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbc7b772bb6349a383f0010c11043a73