FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:14:19 -07:00European heat wave gives Germany record temperaturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5992708f0c2e4d3da6e4f43914fb7e21Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:18:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Europe's heat wave has pushed the mercury to its highest level in Germany since measurements began in 1881.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5992708f0c2e4d3da6e4f43914fb7e21Wins, setbacks mark the path to nationwide same-sex marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc850e8ff2a647068655ce5def54d92eMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:09:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In 2004, when Massachusetts became the first state to allow same-sex couples to marry, President George W. Bush declared support for a constitutional amendment "to protect the institution of marriage." Voters in 13 states changed their constitutions to define marriage as the union of a man and a woman. In most of those states, the vote wasn't even close.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc850e8ff2a647068655ce5def54d92eFinance minister resigns after decisive 'no' bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9905229c59d5429faed4df3b4af73069Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:42:44 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece's decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance ministers and the country's other creditors would appreciate his not attending the ministers' meetings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9905229c59d5429faed4df3b4af73069The Latest: German lawmaker doubts FM's departure helpfulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96ebbbe2ad5491db8e0367e8eb42651Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:50:42 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e96ebbbe2ad5491db8e0367e8eb42651Owner of 'Tetris' rights takes Hawaii home, ranch off gridhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af7358d2cd34d25945b5ea284f8b0e9Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:23:40 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af7358d2cd34d25945b5ea284f8b0e9The Latest: Cyprus repeats call for Greek debt restructuringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/994c1644954248549688c7ba927354edMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:58:39 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/994c1644954248549688c7ba927354edThe Latest: Finland's Stubb says 'ball in Greece's court'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc6f090971a34f0e93c47834e8aca274Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:47:43 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc6f090971a34f0e93c47834e8aca274Congress heads back to work with looming funding deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeb57c7712254d5c9ea613432d9cee88Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:18:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress return Tuesday from July Fourth fireworks and parades facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the fall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeb57c7712254d5c9ea613432d9cee88Islamic State video shows killing of 2 Syrian activistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cbee2544caa4434b4f0ebb5a33eed30Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:02:28 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a new video purporting to show the killing of two Syrian activists in the militants' stronghold of Raqqa, allegedly for spying on the extremists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cbee2544caa4434b4f0ebb5a33eed30Carli Lloyd becomes Captain America for US womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6130cf46dae34115bf2f24fc90a6f8e9Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:05:13 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — For a brief time Sunday night, Carli Lloyd's Wikipedia page listed her position as "President of the United States."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6130cf46dae34115bf2f24fc90a6f8e9Interview: Suspect in SF pier attack admits he shot womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b947f5984dc477ab693de95dfb4defcMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:51:33 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man arrested in the seemingly random fatal shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier admitted in a jailhouse interview that he shot her, but said it was an accident.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b947f5984dc477ab693de95dfb4defcClinton unveiling 2016 policy ideas on families, economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8707072409a94915a452c35d2e03bb39Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:52:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Earlier this year, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign lost count of its experts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8707072409a94915a452c35d2e03bb39The Latest: French minister: the ball is in Greece's courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7fd93ad8bf2425f9cbadf6ea992b88bMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:05:43 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7fd93ad8bf2425f9cbadf6ea992b88bThe Latest: Greek parties meet at presidential palacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a10bf0284b4b4d8abce7992d24c08a08Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:29:25 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a10bf0284b4b4d8abce7992d24c08a08Big moves made, but dealing isn't done in NBA free agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d507f9b1e1f74ea98f941d11922c911aMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:02:32 GMTLeBron James is available. Marc Gasol, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d507f9b1e1f74ea98f941d11922c911aLEADING OFF: Sale chases record K streak, All-Stars on deckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b0444ea21d4aefa840efcbed0252e7Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:34:32 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b0444ea21d4aefa840efcbed0252e7Touched by tragedy: Survivors and kin recall London bombingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8053d712b5f494cad38ba148b931b1bMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:04:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — To lose your sister. Your son. Your legs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8053d712b5f494cad38ba148b931b1bA-Rod deserves All-Star considerationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e621ead3d54461684cc6c90c50558a7Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:33:18 GMTA-Rod the All-Star?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e621ead3d54461684cc6c90c50558a7Las Vegas completing last straw to draw Lake Mead waterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b0cbae08341491eb940360c8dcf0734Mon, 06 Jul 2015 05:35:26 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — It took $817 million, two starts, more than six years and one worker's life to drill a so-called "Third Straw" to make sure glittery casinos and sprawling suburbs of Las Vegas can keep getting drinking water from near the bottom of drought-stricken Lake Mead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b0cbae08341491eb940360c8dcf0734Head of POW-MIA office sees new future for new agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81f1220782314d0aac15e1f6aa9143ddMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:12:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Pentagon's new agency in charge of recovering and identifying remains of U.S. war dead says the government should partner more with private groups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81f1220782314d0aac15e1f6aa9143ddBombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 15http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a27cafede0d490dbc401e7d28419833Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:36:57 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Two bombs exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos, killing at least 15 people, witnesses said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a27cafede0d490dbc401e7d28419833The Latest: Greek FM resigns after bailout votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4370ba5441ec4b30837d9b5a4b788854Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:22:29 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4370ba5441ec4b30837d9b5a4b788854Arraignment Monday in killing of New Orleans police officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba9bde52dc934301b8bb9154f31aff29Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:50:01 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A man accused of killing a New Orleans policeman was scheduled for a Monday arraignment in the city's Criminal District Court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba9bde52dc934301b8bb9154f31aff29Witnesses say 2 bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city of Jos kill at least 15http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22ca6535c91f439c959f6dba0c3a3389Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:02:43 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say 2 bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city of Jos kill at least 15.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22ca6535c91f439c959f6dba0c3a3389Thailand seizes illegal ivory in crates marked as 'marble'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff25923c2b4d4f029bdcfdf33bfb3667Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:02:56 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff25923c2b4d4f029bdcfdf33bfb3667Minnesota Lynx back atop the Western Conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a44c6fca8184401a984e0ea04597ddaMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:18:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Minnesota Lynx were the preseason favorite to win the Western Conference and a third WNBA title in five seasons. Until this week, they were looking up in the standings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a44c6fca8184401a984e0ea04597ddaThai authorities seize illegal ivory at airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45ca9ae8d88943bcba4cecc14d0a54f6Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:35:05 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45ca9ae8d88943bcba4cecc14d0a54f6Honda chief: Product development needs more time for qualityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7823265c29a44089c0b6c51aff9f265Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:52:07 GMTTOKYO (AP) — To illustrate his vision for a turnaround at recall-slammed Honda, Takahiro Hachigo, the new chief executive, showed video footage set to a light-hearted 50s-style rock music of happy people with Honda products, like a lawn mower and the Asimo walking robot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7823265c29a44089c0b6c51aff9f265Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5d3bac51bcf44ff926f2e2341b7809bMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:06:50 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women's World Cup title.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5d3bac51bcf44ff926f2e2341b7809bS. Korean violinist wants border concert with North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27a0ed5c35c044b9b3e64ee5af2b4a26Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:02:22 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Violinist Won Hyung Joon wants to bring North and South Korean musicians together next month to perform on each side of the world's most heavily armed border. Standing in the way is the rivals' long, frustrating inability to move past their painful shared history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27a0ed5c35c044b9b3e64ee5af2b4a26Most Asian markets fall after Greek results, but China riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976ea5efa84f4098b2b2b132bab078c8Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:32:08 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares tumbled Monday after Greece's voters vehemently rejected conditions set by its international creditors, deepening doubts over their future in the 19-nation eurozone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976ea5efa84f4098b2b2b132bab078c8Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announces resignation after 'no' vote against bailouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6833d368a2844d5c8933d882b8c47b8fMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:49:33 GMTATHENS (AP) — Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announces resignation after 'no' vote against bailout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6833d368a2844d5c8933d882b8c47b8fDanny Lee wins Greenbrier Classic in 4-man playoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be56f1bea2c546fdbafb772ba6b21a93Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:31:34 GMTWHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — A week ago at the Travelers Championship, Danny Lee became so disappointed with his driver that he gave it to a young fan in the middle of the final round and walked away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be56f1bea2c546fdbafb772ba6b21a93Head of POW-MIA office favors closer links to private groupshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e1d372aea1489dae03b5d666afffedMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:23:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Pentagon's new agency in charge of recovering and identifying remains of U.S. war dead said he will push for more partnering with private groups that have resources and interest to help reinvigorate a troubled POW-MIA accounting mission.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e1d372aea1489dae03b5d666afffedCruz, Huckabee competing for evangelical voteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2208738cf98c43b78d30015816527fc1Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:25:13 GMTMILNER, Ga. (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Ted Cruz and Mike Huckabee went head-to-head for evangelical votes this weekend, telling a megachurch congregation in Georgia that God favors the United States but warning that the nation is on a perilous spiritual path because of actions like the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2208738cf98c43b78d30015816527fc1Heritage title for Japan industry sites draws mixed reactionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb3c00185d2a4df3b4985b8f632c4d1dMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:24:08 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese officials Monday celebrated the U.N. cultural body's approval of world heritage status for 23 historic sites showing the country's transformation from feudal isolation into an industrial power at the end of the 19th century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb3c00185d2a4df3b4985b8f632c4d1dFugitive African warlord Joseph Kony is said to be sicklyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/609299be1b8a4e87a7f422e89c6b76a9Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:02:19 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Defectors from the Lord's Resistance Army say the armed group's fugitive leader is sickly and in retreat from an international manhunt that includes U.S. forces.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/609299be1b8a4e87a7f422e89c6b76a9Most markets drop after Greek results, but China riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/472796e0811c4f5ca067495495307f9eMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:31:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Shares tumbled Monday after Greece's voters vehemently rejected conditions set by the country's international creditors, deepening doubts over its future in the 19-nation eurozone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/472796e0811c4f5ca067495495307f9eOfficial: 44 killed, 67 injured in bomb blasts at central Nigerian mosque, elite restauranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cefaeea46660457d865742b0fa5d43a8Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:47:27 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Official: 44 killed, 67 injured in bomb blasts at central Nigerian mosque, elite restaurant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cefaeea46660457d865742b0fa5d43a8Hard-hit Gaza neighborhood still trying to recover from warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18c42a791c8449ed8cde0850537b6043Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:34:07 GMTSHIJAIYAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — After weeks of sharing cramped quarters with relatives during last year's war between Hamas and Israel, 39-year-old Mohammed al-Selek thought nothing of it when he heard the incoming roar of two mortar shells. But once a suffocating cloud of acrid smoke filled the stairwell, his heart sank — the family's home had been struck by Israeli fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18c42a791c8449ed8cde0850537b6043More than 1 million expected at pope's Mass in South Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93856d5320e7496a9ac41694140cfbb3Mon, 06 Jul 2015 05:33:58 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis travels to the Ecuadorean port of Guayaquil on Monday for a Mass expected to draw more than a million people, as Latin America's first pontiff tours his home continent with a message of compassion for the weak and respect for an ailing planet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93856d5320e7496a9ac41694140cfbb3The Latest: Markets trim losses after Varoufakis quitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bdc4115b06b43ff8b6a0f26d65b0fffMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:43:02 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bdc4115b06b43ff8b6a0f26d65b0fffThe Latest: Greece to name new finance minister laterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e018a0497d1e46ecbdbc1d9c8003091fMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:15:48 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e018a0497d1e46ecbdbc1d9c8003091fBombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 44http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a3585af95ac46d892fd188eaeeafb7eMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:16:40 GMTJOS, Nigeria (AP) — Two bombs blamed on the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos, killing 44 people, officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a3585af95ac46d892fd188eaeeafb7eFarm use of drones to take off as feds loosen restrictionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ac236943bb44a68a8c5e23f0e3e577aMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:37:39 GMTCORDOVA, Md. (AP) — Mike Geske wants a drone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ac236943bb44a68a8c5e23f0e3e577aSouth Carolina lawmakers return for Confederate flag debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a193d032e2914e19b6410b301ee341d8Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:00:45 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a193d032e2914e19b6410b301ee341d8Blacks torn between anger, mercy for Charleston shooterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8989b4b54b39485690be2dc57182c865Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:14:39 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Under an outdoor tent a few blocks from Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Sharon Simmons paused while cleaning up from the previous night's revival to ponder the idea of forgiving the white man accused of killing nine of the historic black church's members, including the pastor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8989b4b54b39485690be2dc57182c865Piano-playing senator's latest tune: New education policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e466af86e82247dcbc84981590d4c1dfMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:04:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — How does a musician-senator fill the time during yet another partisan Senate stalemate?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e466af86e82247dcbc84981590d4c1dfKyle Busch brushes wall in 1st Daytona race since crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d82d105e13b4a8089c4f6471b542c00Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:17:00 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch hit another wall at Daytona International Speedway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d82d105e13b4a8089c4f6471b542c00Foreigner in Philippines tests positive for MERS virushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878983b5a1c74f3e9c61878a8a5e9164Mon, 06 Jul 2015 06:18:12 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A 36-year-old foreigner who arrived in the Philippines from the Middle East is under quarantine after testing positive for the MERS virus, health officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878983b5a1c74f3e9c61878a8a5e9164