FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Jun 2016 06:13:13 -07:00Former Afghan warlord scuttles peace deal with Kabul, 27 Jun 2016 12:18:13 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A former Afghan warlord announced Monday that a much-touted peace deal between his militant group and the Kabul government was effectively "dead." years later, scarred landscape from Battle of the Somme, 27 Jun 2016 12:13:43 GMTTHIEPVAL, France (AP) — A 100-year-old trench, its edges now smoothed over by verdant overgrowth, snakes through a French meadow. Craters carved by bombs in the Battle of the Somme still pock the countryside. A century on, a birds-eye view of the World War I battlegrounds conveys the unprecedented scale of what happened. Off-duty cop shoots, kills pit bull during dog fight, 27 Jun 2016 10:59:52 GMTHARTFORD, Vt. (AP) — State police in Vermont are investigating after authorities say an off-duty police officer shot and killed a pit bull that reportedly attacked his dog at a dog park. Latest: Carney, Yellen skip conference, focus on markets, 27 Jun 2016 12:57:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):'Fifty-Year Mission' is compelling 'Star Trek' time line, 27 Jun 2016 12:41:30 GMT"The Fifty-Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek: The First 25 Years" (Thomas Dunne Books), by Edward Gross and Mark A. Altman shows woman fighting off would-be rapist, 27 Jun 2016 11:15:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York City are searching for a man after they say he was caught on a surveillance video grabbing a woman from behind, knocking her to the ground and beating her in an attempted rape. investigate deputy's shooting of suspect, 27 Jun 2016 11:46:36 GMTEASLEY, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina are investigating a Pickens County sheriff's deputy's shooting of a break-in suspect. Court set to close out current term with 3 big cases, 27 Jun 2016 12:56:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is set to close out its current term with opinions Monday in three remaining cases after a flurry of decisions last week. bombers kill 5 in eastern Lebanon, near Syria border, 27 Jun 2016 11:29:20 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A group of suicide bombers detonated their explosives' vests in a northeastern Lebanese village near the border with Syria on Monday, killing five people and wounding at least 15, a Lebanese military official and paramedics said. ready to clash with Catholic church on birth control, 27 Jun 2016 11:51:07 GMTDAVAO, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president-elect said Monday he would aggressively promote artificial birth control in the country even at the risk of getting in a fight with the dominant Catholic church, which staunchly opposes the use of contraceptives. Latest: West Virginia keeps eye on sky during cleanup, 27 Jun 2016 13:07:54 GMTANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia(all times local): event to be called Genesis Open, 27 Jun 2016 11:48:15 GMTThe PGA Tour event at Riviera in Los Angeles will be called the Genesis Open, the only title sponsor on tour to be known by a specific brand. Latest: Merkel: Long Brexit delays in no one's interests, 27 Jun 2016 12:41:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): says she understands Britain may need 'a certain amount of time' to begin Brexit negotiations, 27 Jun 2016 12:27:22 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Merkel says she understands Britain may need 'a certain amount of time' to begin Brexit negotiations. lawyers claim government meddling in case over islands, 27 Jun 2016 12:01:50 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egyptian lawyers opposed to the government's decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia are accusing authorities of meddling in court proceedings over the case, according to a motion obtained Monday. Latest: France, Germany call for a 'strong Europe', 27 Jun 2016 11:36:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): Latest: Polish officials concerned by xenophobia in UK, 27 Jun 2016 12:11:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): of Delaware mulls moving spring break after death, 27 Jun 2016 11:53:58 GMTNEWARK, Del. (AP) — University of Delaware officials are considering shifting spring break to coincide with other colleges' schedules following the death of a visiting student who fell from the roof of an off-campus fraternity house earlier this year.'s retirement from Argentina could hurt his legacy, 27 Jun 2016 12:01:08 GMTLionel Messi's surprising decision to stop playing for Argentina could damage his legacy with the national team and fans back home.'s Popular Party seeks grand coalition with Socialists but gets turned down, 27 Jun 2016 12:42:20 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's Popular Party seeks grand coalition with Socialists but gets turned down. convoy enters Damascus suburb, 27 Jun 2016 12:21:43 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The U.N. and the International Committee of the Red Cross say they are delivering aid for 30,000 people in the besieged rebel-held Damascus suburb of Qudsaya. Deal with Turkey promotes 'stability' in Mideast, 27 Jun 2016 11:27:20 GMTROME (AP) — Israel and Turkey on Monday announced a reconciliation deal to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers. reintroducing aspartame in some beverages, 27 Jun 2016 12:51:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.'s Socialists reject Rajoy's attempt at grand coalition, 27 Jun 2016 12:53:06 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's center-left Socialist party has rejected acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's proposal to form a "grand coalition" with his conservative Popular Party. ex-premier gets 9 years in prison for bribery, 27 Jun 2016 12:56:50 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — A Moldovan court has sentenced former Prime Minister Vlad Filat to nine years in prison on charges of taking bribes and influence trafficking. Latest: London mayor: 'zero tolerance' for racism, 27 Jun 2016 12:28:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): Man lying in road in South Carolina struck, killed, 27 Jun 2016 12:06:22 GMTJAMESTOWN, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Highway Patrol says it's investigating after a man who was lying in a road was struck and killed over the weekend. plans another vote on admitting female members, 27 Jun 2016 12:33:39 GMTGULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Muirfield intends to stage another vote on whether to admit female members after being stripped of its right to host the British Open. Latest: Pound hits new low, UK bond yields lowest ever, 27 Jun 2016 11:08:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): Treasury chief appeals for calm as companies eye move, 27 Jun 2016 13:05:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Treasury chief sought Monday to ease concerns about the vote to leave the European Union, saying the economy is as strong as it could be to face the uncertainty — even as a survey showed many companies are looking to move business out of the country. group urges probe of Erdogan over alleged war crimes, 27 Jun 2016 12:23:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A group of lawyers, lawmakers and civil rights activists are urging authorities in Germany to investigate Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for war crimes and crimes against humanity. bars female activist from traveling to rights meeting, 27 Jun 2016 13:05:14 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt has banned a prominent female activist from travelling to a human rights meeting in Beirut, the latest step in a crackdown on free speech and dissent. killed, more than 80 injured in Madagascar attack, 27 Jun 2016 13:08:44 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A grenade exploded in a stadium in Madagascar, killing two people and injuring more than 80 in what authorities describe as a terrorist attack, authorities said Monday. Latest: More Labour lawmakers resign to protest Corbyn, 27 Jun 2016 11:53:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): Airlines jet catches fire, but all passengers safe, 27 Jun 2016 13:08:01 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Airlines said Monday there were no injuries when a jetliner caught fire after returning to Changi Airport because of an engine warning. officials: Taliban kill at least 5 abducted from bus, 27 Jun 2016 11:25:34 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say the Taliban have killed at least five people from a group of eight abducted earlier this month from a bus in northern Kunduz province. eager to welcome 'sister' Michelle Obama, 27 Jun 2016 12:42:33 GMTMONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Michelle Obama, her mother and her daughters are arriving Monday afternoon in Liberia, where people are eager to welcome the first lady as a "sister" as she kicks off an overseas trip promoting education for girls. says no sense of financial crisis developing, 27 Jun 2016 13:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says that the decision of British voters to leave the European Union is "an additional headwind" for the U.S. and global economies but "there is no sense of a financial crisis developing."'s message of peace resonates with Syrian Armenians, 27 Jun 2016 12:00:23 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — For most in Armenia, the visit by Pope Francis will be best remembered for his willingness to declare the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians "genocide" and for his message of peace and reconciliation with Turkey. leader says won't resign if referendum rejects charter, 27 Jun 2016 12:57:02 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The head of Thailand's military government said Monday he will not step down if an August referendum fails to approve a draft constitution it is promoting. Latest: Former runner-up Lisicki cruises into 2nd round, 27 Jun 2016 11:56:45 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local):'s conservatives win, seek coalition with Socialists, 27 Jun 2016 11:49:34 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Monday he plans to seek a "grand coalition" with the center-left Socialists after his ruling conservative Popular Party won the country's unprecedented repeat election. search for woman in waters on Maryland's Eastern Shore, 27 Jun 2016 11:55:03 GMTCHESTERTOWN, Md. (AP) — Crews are searching for a woman who fell into the waters along Maryland's Eastern Shore. Latest: Recovered from cancer, Duval back at Wimbledon, 27 Jun 2016 11:36:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local): Latest: NATO more important as UK leaves EU, chief says, 27 Jun 2016 11:04:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): Latest: No action against Portugal for Ronaldo selfie, 27 Jun 2016 12:52:34 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local): march in Cairo, protest cancelled high school exams, 27 Jun 2016 12:06:46 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Hundreds of Egyptian students are marching in front of the Education Ministry in Cairo over the cancellation of some high school exams. Latest: Italy recovers 6 bodies from 2015 migrant wreck, 27 Jun 2016 12:05:50 GMTBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): NewsAlert, 27 Jun 2016 13:04:22 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Putin's spokesman says Turkey's president has apologized for the downing of a Russian military jet. emails: Can you spare $10 to help elect a billionaire?, 27 Jun 2016 13:02:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The billionaire running for president now seeks to convince millions of Americans to give him money.