FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Aug 2015 11:11:38 -07:00Protesters inhale laughing gas outside UK Parliament, 01 Aug 2015 16:51:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — Dozens of giggling demonstrators have inhaled laughing gas outside Britain's Parliament to protest government plans to ban it and other "legal highs."'s top modeler courts controversy with disease estimate, 01 Aug 2015 17:06:37 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention. and sailing body seek virus tests in Rio Olympic venues, 01 Aug 2015 16:41:07 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The World Health Organization has asked the IOC to analyze virus levels in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic waters, and the governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent virus tests. Latest: Controversy erupts at service for Bobbi Kristina, 01 Aug 2015 17:39:58 GMT1:40 p.m. (EDT) spike focuses oversight of California women's prison, 01 Aug 2015 16:01:38 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A spike in suicides and attempted suicides is prompting corrections officials to step up oversight at a women's prison as inspectors try to pinpoint what is causing women to kill themselves at such a startling rate. urges commuters to drive first, pedal later, 01 Aug 2015 17:38:52 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Commuters choosing between driving a car or riding a bicycle to work are being encouraged to try a little of both. in Cairo for Egypt security talks, 01 Aug 2015 18:02:39 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is in Cairo for security talks with Egyptian officials before heading to Qatar to try to ease Arab concerns about the Iran nuclear deal. Hospital replacement opens Saturday in New Orleans, 01 Aug 2015 16:16:21 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ten years after the levees and floodwalls broke during Hurricane Katrina and flooded New Orleans, the Big Easy finally has a full-scale public hospital again — a new Charity hospital. admits beating friend to death with metal dumbbell, 01 Aug 2015 15:51:11 GMTPATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter for beating his friend to death with a metal dumbbell. authorities restrict hunting after lion killing, 01 Aug 2015 18:03:18 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in an area where a lion popular with tourists was killed, and is investigating the killing of another lion in April that may have been illegal, the country's wildlife authority said Saturday. shot by Israeli troops during protest dies, 01 Aug 2015 17:47:36 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — An 18-year-old protester shot by Israeli troops during a demonstration over the killing of a Palestinian toddler died of his wounds Saturday, Palestinian health officials said. closes PAC, moves $10,000 to defense fund, 01 Aug 2015 16:32:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Federal election records indicate that former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has closed his political action committee and moved $10,000 of the money to his legal defense fund. turning to auctions to sell their high-end properties, 01 Aug 2015 15:19:24 GMTEDWARDS, Colo. (AP) — Bob and Karin Weber built their dream home 14 years ago, creating an 11,000-square-foot mountaintop oasis. Now that the couple is in their 70s, they're ready to downsize and possibly move to nearby Vail. Yemen prime minister returns to war-torn city of Aden, 01 Aug 2015 17:03:52 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's exiled prime minister has returned to the country's war-torn city of Aden, months after a Saudi-led airstrike campaign began against Shiite Houthi rebels there, authorities said.'s top modeler makes estimates and courts controversy, 01 Aug 2015 16:36:16 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention. Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility, 01 Aug 2015 17:46:50 GMTBALMA, France (AP) — A wing flap suspected to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Saturday arrived at a French military testing facility where it will be analyzed by experts. strike possible as contract deadline looms, 01 Aug 2015 16:29:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier. case melts; teen sues Detroit district over arrest, 01 Aug 2015 17:46:37 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A teenager who spent nearly 40 days in custody before a judge cleared him of throwing a dangerous snowball is suing the Detroit school district, saying his rights were violated by a malicious prosecution. flight 370 wing flap arrives at French testing facility near Toulouse, 01 Aug 2015 15:31:04 GMTBALMA, France (AP) — Suspected flight 370 wing flap arrives at French testing facility near Toulouse., Gasparyan reach 1st WTA final in Baku, 01 Aug 2015 15:25:34 GMTBAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Patricia Maria Tig of Romania and Margarita Gasparyan of Russia both reached their first career WTA final Saturday after upsetting the two top-seeded players at the Baku Cup. calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in east, 01 Aug 2015 17:08:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ukraine's foreign minister is calling on Russia to come to "real negotiations" about a cease-fire and stabilization in Ukraine's war-torn east which will require fair elections that are internationally monitored. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 01 Aug 2015 16:50:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:'s current, former stars put on show in Africa exhibition, 01 Aug 2015 16:51:07 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The NBA put on a show in its first exhibition game in Africa on Saturday — starting with a dunk straight from the tip-off by Luc Mbah a Moute. feared buried in mudslide in India's remote northeast, 01 Aug 2015 15:35:05 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Police say they're searching for 21 people feared buried in a mudslide triggered by torrential monsoon rains in India's remote mountainous northeast region.'s medical pot distributors reflect industry's evolution, 01 Aug 2015 17:17:53 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tie-dyed they're not. Home Auctions Glance, 01 Aug 2015 15:35:18 GMTSales of luxury homes through auctions have steadily climbed since the economy started recovering, giving sellers an option outside of the traditional list-and-wait method. Pharoah has final Haskell tuneup, 01 Aug 2015 15:27:55 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had another easy gallop Saturday morning at Monmouth Park, his final serious exercise before the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational. puts Crimean site under federal control after scandal, 01 Aug 2015 15:54:08 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Saturday placed a major archaeological site in Crimea, which he has hailed as the country's most sacred spiritual symbol, under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its director. spike boosts oversight of California women's prison, 01 Aug 2015 16:06:40 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A spike in suicides and attempted suicides has prompted corrections officials to step up oversight at a California women's prison as inspectors try to pinpoint the cause of the troubling increase. feared dead in mudslide in India's remote northeast, 01 Aug 2015 17:05:57 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Twenty-one people were feared dead Saturday in a mudslide triggered by torrential monsoon rains in India's remote mountainous northeast region, police said. roams to Brazil with plan to beat Correia at UFC 190, 01 Aug 2015 17:47:01 GMTGLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Ronda Rousey is in charge now. The unbeaten bantamweight champion is the biggest star in the UFC, and she could have staged her next title defense anywhere in the world before she moves on to her next acting job or book tour stop or red-carpet appearance. Dogg stopped by Italian customs, 01 Aug 2015 17:10:03 GMTMILAN (AP) — Snoop Dogg has had another run-in with European authorities. Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw', 01 Aug 2015 17:06:35 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. sets up Hamburg Open final against Fognini, 01 Aug 2015 15:38:03 GMTHAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal dismissed Andreas Seppi 6-1, 6-2 to set up a Hamburg Open final against Fabio Fognini. Action taken to fix mistakenly awarded work permits, 01 Aug 2015 17:24:53 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas had put the plan on hold, the Justice Department said in newly filed court documents. Latest: Mourners arrive for funeral of Bobbi Kristina, 01 Aug 2015 15:48:35 GMT11:50 a.m. (EDT), Lu share lead after 3rd round of Women's British Open, 01 Aug 2015 17:32:25 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Jin-Young Ko of South Korea and Teresa Lu of Taiwan shot 3-under 69s Saturday to share the lead after the third round of the Women's British Open, with both players chasing a first major title. Nearly 5 dozen give a third of all '16 campaign cash, 01 Aug 2015 15:54:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign for president, a springtime sprint of $1,000-per-plate dinners, hundreds of handshakes and a stream of emails asking supporters to chip in a few bucks. in South Africa assess infection of Desmond Tutu, 01 Aug 2015 15:41:32 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has undergone a "small investigative procedure" in a hospital to assess an infection, a foundation said Saturday. Afghan Taliban leader promises to continue insurgency, 01 Aug 2015 17:26:40 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Political uncertainty inside the Taliban has cast doubt on the prospects for an end to the war in Afghanistan. On Saturday the Taliban's controversial new leader vowed to continue fighting while urging unity among his followers in a message aimed at preventing a split in the group between those who want peace and those who still believe they can win. killed in display plane crash at festival in England, 01 Aug 2015 16:33:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — An aerobatic stunt plane plummeted to the ground during a routine at a car and music festival in northwest England Saturday, killing the pilot. nearly 5 dozen give a third of all '16 campaign cash, 01 Aug 2015 15:48:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly five dozen donations of a million dollars or more make up about a third of the money brought in so far for the 2016 presidential election. More than $380 million has come in. suburb searching for answers after fatal stabbings, 01 Aug 2015 15:09:36 GMTBROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — In the dim of morning, there isn't much to see at the house on Magnolia Court. Garage door's up. There's a Corvette parked inside and a burgundy GMC Yukon XL parked behind it in the driveway. rebel group leaves their HQ after clash with al-Qaida, 01 Aug 2015 17:39:46 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Clashes between members of al-Qaida's branch in Syria and a rebel faction in the country's north believed to have been trained by the U.S. government have stopped after the rebels abandoned their headquarters, activists said Saturday., Thiem advance to Swiss Open final, 01 Aug 2015 16:03:06 GMTGSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium eased to a 6-4, 6-2 win against two-time champion Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil in the Swiss Open semifinals on Saturday. sound of Japan emperor's war-end speech released, 01 Aug 2015 15:55:09 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The 4 ½-minute speech that has reverberated throughout Japan's modern history since it was delivered by Emperor Hirohito at the end of World War II has come back to life in digital form. who studied Cecil the lion for 9 years talks impact, 01 Aug 2015 17:47:55 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — When Cecil the lion's carcass was finally found after he was lured out of a Zimbabwe wildlife reserve to be killed by an American hunter, it was a headless, skinless skeleton the vultures had been picking at for about a week. Latest: Memorial service for Bobbi Kristina Brown ends, 01 Aug 2015 18:04:23 GMT2 p.m. (EDT) Pharoah poised for more racing history in Haskell, 01 Aug 2015 16:54:57 GMTFrom a beauty salon in Beverly Hills to an intersection in Zurich people are talking about American Pharoah.,300 march in Berlin in support of 2 journalists, 01 Aug 2015 15:22:13 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Some 1,300 people have rallied in Berlin in support of two journalists who prosecutors are investigating for treason over two reports revealing authorities' plans to expand surveillance of online communication.