FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Jul 2016 03:14:52 -07:00The Latest: Prosecutors look at accomplices in Ansbach, 26 Jul 2016 09:36:04 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local): Progress with Russia on Syria despite military doubts, 26 Jul 2016 08:12:19 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said progress is being made with Russia on a potential military partnership that could strengthen a faltering truce in Syria despite grave doubts expressed by the Pentagon and joint chiefs of staff. says US neutral on SCS, wants China to follow laws, 26 Jul 2016 09:04:48 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — After months of confrontations in the South China Sea and days of high-stakes diplomacy, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday the time has arrived to "move away from the public tensions and turn the page." Angeles police officer wounded in city housing project, 26 Jul 2016 10:00:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles police officer was shot and wounded late Monday night as gunfire erupted in the Watts section of the city, authorities said. Vietnam prime minister vows to defend sovereignty, 26 Jul 2016 09:29:25 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's prime minister vowed to defend the country's sovereignty in the South China Sea as he was re-elected Tuesday by the rubber-stamp National Assembly. religious procession barred from entering Kiev, 26 Jul 2016 09:52:59 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's interior minister has ordered police to bar a major religious procession from entering the capital, Kiev, after police found ammunition planted along the planned route. take hostages in Normandy church in France, 26 Jul 2016 09:11:42 GMTPARIS (AP) — A local French official says police are surrounding a church in a suburb of Rouen, the capital of the Normandy region, after assailants seized hostages. InBev increases cash offer for SABMiller, 26 Jul 2016 08:34:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — Anheuser-Busch InBev has increased its cash offer for SABMiller to 45 pounds ($58.98) per share after pressure from investors who had seen the value of the bid drop as the pound declined following Britain's vote to leave the European Union. to sue Britain over 1917 pledge on Jewish state, 26 Jul 2016 09:12:25 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Palestinian president says he will sue Great Britain over the 1917 Balfour Declaration and its support for a Jewish national home in the Holy Land. police say 9 militants killed in raid in Dhaka, 26 Jul 2016 09:12:09 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh's capital raided a five-story building Tuesday that was used as a den by suspected Islamic militants, killing nine of them, the country's police chief said. work completed on Auschwitz barracks, 26 Jul 2016 09:24:57 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum says conservation work has been completed on half of a wooden barracks that housed prisoners at the former Nazi German death camp during World War II. and hostility as Clinton ascends to nomination, 26 Jul 2016 09:28:20 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination with Tuesday's roll call of the states, making her the first woman to lead a major party into a White House race. Erdogan to meet Putin Aug. 9 in Russia, 26 Jul 2016 08:35:38 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's deputy prime minister says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is to travel to Russia next month to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin — the first meeting between the two leaders as relations between the two countries mend following Turkey's apology for the downing of a Russian fighter jet last year. attackers, 1 hostage killed in Normandy church attack, 26 Jul 2016 09:52:09 GMTPARIS (AP) — Two attackers seized hostages in a church near the Normandy city of Rouen on Tuesday, killing one hostage by slitting their throat before being killed by police, a security official said. attackers, 1 hostage killed in in Normandy church, 26 Jul 2016 09:43:49 GMTPARIS (AP) — Two attackers seized hostages in a church near the Normandy city of Rouen on Tuesday, killing one hostage by slitting their throat before being killed by police, a security official said. stocks mixed after Wall Street decline, 26 Jul 2016 08:54:06 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mixed Tuesday as oil prices extended losses that are weighing on energy company shares. kills 1, injures 5 in Bosnian paper factory, 26 Jul 2016 08:46:03 GMTSARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Authorities say an explosion at a paper production company in the northern part of Bosnia has killed one worker and injured five others. official: Assailants take hostages in church near Normandy city of Rouen, 26 Jul 2016 09:05:15 GMTPARIS (AP) — French official: Assailants take hostages in church near Normandy city of Rouen.'s Lavrov hopes Russia-US talks will help Syria truce, 26 Jul 2016 10:02:14 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday that recent discussions between Russia and the United States should encourage moderate Syrian opposition groups to leave areas occupied by the al-Qaida's branch in Syria, thus helping to implement a truce. king meets with parties in new bid to break deadlock, 26 Jul 2016 09:12:58 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's king has begun meeting party leaders with the aim of selecting one to try to form a government and avoid a third election, but no candidate appears to have enough parliamentary backing to do so. 370: With search suspended, a cold-case file awaits, 26 Jul 2016 08:42:55 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — For two years and more, it has been a lost ship, a metal container carrying 239 souls that simply disappeared one late Asian night never to be seen again. And now, the search for the remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 likely will become a thing of memory, too. plane's arrival highlights UAE's clean-energy push, 26 Jul 2016 07:53:21 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates might not seem like an obvious spot to begin and end a globe-spanning flight promoting renewable energy. Driver called in rant before crashing into cruisers, 26 Jul 2016 10:06:06 GMTCUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police chief says a man who crashed into multiple police cruisers over the weekend, injuring an officer, called in a rant about police before he started driving erratically. Things to Know for Today, 26 Jul 2016 09:55:35 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: Man, 26, seriously injured in skydiving accident, 26 Jul 2016 10:01:21 GMTPERRY, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a Rochester man was seriously hurt over the weekend in a skydiving accident in western New York. Russian canoeists, including an Olympic gold medalist, have been banned from the Rio Games over doping, 26 Jul 2016 09:59:33 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — 5 Russian canoeists, including an Olympic gold medalist, have been banned from the Rio Games over doping. India rains kill 7, force 1.2 million from homes, 26 Jul 2016 09:25:03 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Heavy rains and floods have killed at least seven people and forced around 1.2 million to leave their water-logged homes in India's northeastern state of Assam. Lanka to conserve climate-friendly mangroves ecosystem, 26 Jul 2016 09:13:32 GMTPAMBALA LAGOON, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government and environmentalists are working to protect tens of thousands of acres of mangrove forests — the seawater-tolerant trees that help protect and build landmasses, absorb carbon from the environment and reduce the impact of natural disasters like tsunamis. Latest: Hearses arrive at site of Japan knife attack, 26 Jul 2016 10:07:43 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday's knife attack at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled that left 19 dead (all times local): says NKorea should learn from Iran, end nuclear arms, 26 Jul 2016 08:34:32 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons — when the world is trying to rid itself of them — is "very provocative deeply concerning," U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday and warned that there will be consequences if it does not stop. by man accused of Japan stabbing carried a warning, 26 Jul 2016 07:57:06 GMTThe 26-year-old man accused of carrying out a mass stabbing Tuesday at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled that left 19 people dead had written a letter in February to parliament's lower house speaker, outlining what was similar to Tuesday's attack, and expressing his disturbing views. A translation follows:'s Hamlin to head to West Virginia for flood aid, 26 Jul 2016 09:27:57 GMTWHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin is heading to southern West Virginia to help out after deadly floods ravaged the region. suicide car bombs near UN offices kill 13 in Somalia, 26 Jul 2016 09:45:27 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Two suicide bombers detonated explosives-laden cars on Tuesday outside the U.N. Mine Action Service offices and a Somali army checkpoint in Mogadishu, killing 13 people, including seven U.N. guards, Somali police officials said. readies prison island for drug convict executions, 26 Jul 2016 09:33:51 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia has beefed up security at Nusa Kambangan prison island as authorities prepare to execute people convicted of drug crimes for the third time since President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo was elected in 2014. who killed 2 young boys sentenced to life in prison, 26 Jul 2016 08:49:56 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A regional court near Berlin has sentenced a 33-year-old German man to life in prison for the murder of two small boys, one of whom was kidnapped from a refugee registration center. killings rare in Japan, but have happened before, 26 Jul 2016 08:40:32 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A former employee killed 19 people at a home for the mentally disabled early Tuesday morning in Sagamihara, a city 50 kilometers (30 miles) west of Tokyo. Mass killings are relatively rare in Japan, but they have happened before: Olympic village unsanitary, says Belarus team, 26 Jul 2016 09:19:35 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Olympic team of Belarus has branded the athletes' village in Rio de Janeiro unsanitary, a day after Australia refused to check its athletes in over health concerns. says 12 migrants found on cargo ship from Turkey, 26 Jul 2016 09:45:05 GMTLJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenian police say they have found 12 migrants hidden on a cargo ship from Turkey. Rio hopefuls claim innocence on doping, 26 Jul 2016 07:58:23 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Two Indian competitors have proclaimed their innocence after testing positive for banned steroids just days before they were to leave for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. police raid arrests dozens of extremist soccer fans, 26 Jul 2016 10:07:28 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say they have arrested dozens of members of an extremist soccer fans' group. cathedral hires lawyer to stop Pokemon hunters, 26 Jul 2016 09:27:21 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of "Pokemon Go" players invading Cologne Cathedral. jury to meet on students charged in Virginia slaying, 26 Jul 2016 09:51:41 GMTBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — A grand jury is preparing to meet to determine whether two former Virginia Tech students should be indicted in the killing of a 13-year-old girl. shot dead after taking hostages in Normandy church, 26 Jul 2016 09:22:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — A French security official says police have killed two attackers who used knives to seize hostages in a church near the Normandy city of Rouen. Latest: Officials seek stronger border control, police, 26 Jul 2016 07:51:02 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local): Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 10, 26 Jul 2016 08:20:52 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden car outside the United Nations Mine Action Service offices in Mogadishu, killing 10 people, including seven U.N. guards, a Somali police official said Tuesday. weather agency: 54 Celsius in Kuwait may be Asian record, 26 Jul 2016 09:38:56 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The U.N. weather agency says it suspects a 54-degree Celsius (129.2 Fahrenheit) temperature recorded in Kuwait has set a record for the eastern hemisphere. Korea's growth improves on better consumption, 26 Jul 2016 09:18:33 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's economic growth improved in the second quarter of the year, helped by stronger private spending and housing construction. foretold Japan rampage that killed 19 disabled people, 26 Jul 2016 08:53:13 GMTSAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) — A young Japanese man went on a stabbing rampage Tuesday at a facility for the mentally disabled where he had been fired, police said, killing 19 people months after he gave a letter to Parliament outlining the bloody plan and saying all disabled people should be put to death. NewsAlert, 26 Jul 2016 09:16:39 GMTPARIS (AP) — French official: Police kill 2 attackers who took hostages in Normandy church; motive unclear. officials vow more checking of migrants after attacks, 26 Jul 2016 08:33:04 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Top security officials in Germany called Tuesday for tougher security screening of asylum-seekers and also announced that more police officers will be hired following four attacks in the country — two of them claimed by the extremist Islamic State group.