FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Jun 2017 01:42:30 -07:00Finding comfort, and North Korea, in a tiny restaurant, 27 Jun 2017 06:59:58 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — The little restaurant isn't much to look at. It's across the street from an empty lot in a city where bland high-rise apartment buildings sprawl in every direction. Boxes of dried fish are stacked by the front window. A dirty mop stands in the corner. The walls are painted a vomitous green. New Guinea votes with corruption and economic woes key, 27 Jun 2017 06:30:47 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Papua New Guinea voters are going to the polls in elections dominated by corruption allegations hanging over their prime minister and the South Pacific island nation's deepening economic woes. wildfire grows as 2 powerful California blazes spread, 27 Jun 2017 06:09:16 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Tebow or the fight might not be great, but so what?, 27 Jun 2017 06:01:24 GMTThe odds keep dropping on Conor McGregor, though it's more because UFC fans love him than his actual chances of winning a boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. details 4 prison killings: 'I did it for nothing', 27 Jun 2017 08:10:07 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One by one, Denver Simmons recalled, he and his partner lured inmates into his cell. William Scruggs was promised cookies in exchange for doing some laundry; Jimmy Ham thought he was coming to snort some crushed pills. strikes Gaza militant sites after projectile fired, 27 Jun 2017 05:36:59 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military says it has struck a pair of Hamas militant sites in Gaza after a projectile fired from the seaside territory landed in southern Israel. Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban, 27 Jun 2017 05:17:20 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limited version to take effect. stocks mostly higher after Wall Street closed mixed, 27 Jun 2017 08:13:02 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher in range-bound trade on Tuesday after Wall Street closed mixed, while Asian tech shares mirrored losses in U.S. peers overnight. office sees 22 million fewer covered with Senate bill, 27 Jun 2017 08:07:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Rebellious Republican senators are forcing Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to scramble to rescue the party's health care bill before debate even begins. The dissension is swelling after Congress' nonpartisan budget referee said the high profile measure would leave 22 million more people uninsured by 2026 than President Barack Obama's law, which the GOP wants to scrap.'s 'pay as you like' bookstore saved by crowd-funding, 27 Jun 2017 06:08:58 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — For years, Hamzeh AlMaaytah nurtured a community of book lovers in Jordan, keeping his bookstore in Amman's old center open around the clock, encouraging customers to linger over rare treasures and often allowing them to set the price for a purchase. in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous, 27 Jun 2017 06:36:56 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's known to cause cancer. excites Japan with record chess debut, 27 Jun 2017 05:05:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A 14-year-old boy is taking his country by storm with a record-breaking start to his pro career in the Japanese version of chess.'s Cup win brings relief, elation for New Zealanders, 27 Jun 2017 04:39:54 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — For thousands of New Zealanders who four years ago watched their sailing team crumble from a seemingly unbeatable position, a win in the America's Cup brought as much relief as it did elation. mission creep threatens GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal, 27 Jun 2017 07:12:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Somewhere along the way, the Republican crusade to repeal "Obamacare" also turned into an effort to limit the future growth of Medicaid. That bit of mission creep is complicating prospects for the GOP, and could lead to deadlock. aim to blast Trump for favoring wealthy, 27 Jun 2017 07:58:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are out to capitalize on what they believe is growing public sentiment that President Donald Trump, the richest man to call the White House home, is turning his back on the people who got him elected in favor of his wealthy peers. The party is hoping that pitch will pack extra oomph at a time when even some Republicans are raising concerns that the GOP health-care plan could hurt the poor.'s once positive world view of US slips under Trump, 27 Jun 2017 08:36:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more Europeans now view the United States unfavorably under President Donald Trump than favorably, according to a survey of public attitudes in three dozen countries that comes as Trump prepares for a return visit to the continent early next month. OFF: Nationals take a look at K-Rod, Yankees ailing, 27 Jun 2017 06:17:30 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awards, 27 Jun 2017 05:17:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Russell Westbrook moved past Oscar Robertson and kept right on going to the top of the NBA. not trying to be a better Missy, but a happy Missy, 27 Jun 2017 06:16:15 GMTMissy Franklin is so upbeat, so full of energy, so dang positive all the time, it's hard to imagine her ever going to a dark place. meets Trump with his usual greeting _ bear hugs, 27 Jun 2017 08:09:38 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — President Donald Trump should have been ready as he met with India's prime minister, an unabashed hugger. killer ingredient going on California list as cancerous, 27 Jun 2017 05:23:58 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's known to cause cancer. strong, Chapman ends rally and Yanks top ChiSox, 27 Jun 2017 05:03:27 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Not much has come easy for the New York Yankees over the past two weeks. Not even the wins. lawmaker: Reform Jews don't believe in Temple, 27 Jun 2017 06:49:14 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A senior ultra-Orthodox lawmaker says protestations of liberal Jews over alternative access to Jerusalem's Western Wall are merely provocation since they don't even believe in the sanctity of the site. lauds black soldiers' work on famed WWII highway, 27 Jun 2017 05:20:41 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Leonard Larkins and nearly 4,000 other segregated black soldiers helped build a highway across Alaska and Canada during World War II, a contribution largely ignored for decades but drawing attention as the 75th anniversary approaches. demolition of historic Shiite homes stokes violence, 27 Jun 2017 06:22:31 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia is demolishing centuries-old homes in a Shiite town, leveling a historic district that officials say has become a hideout for local militants. The destruction has sparked shootouts in the streets between Saudi security forces and Shiite gunmen and stoked sectarian tensions that resonate around the region. excites country with record Japanese chess debut, 27 Jun 2017 07:48:16 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A 14-year-old boy is taking his country by storm with a record-breaking start to his pro career in the Japanese version of chess. Socialists win polls, can govern without partner, 27 Jun 2017 08:21:29 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania's left-wing Socialist Party has secured a second mandate in a general election, winning a majority of seats in parliament, nearly complete results showed Tuesday. Latest: 3 GOP senators threaten to oppose health bill, 27 Jun 2017 06:33:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican legislation overhauling the Obama health care law (all times EDT): inmates indicted in Massachusetts prison disturbance, 27 Jun 2017 06:31:24 GMTSHIRLEY, Mass. (AP) — Fifteen inmates at a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts are facing charges in connection with a riot earlier this year that destroyed a housing unit. Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion, 27 Jun 2017 05:10:09 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Slumping slugger Kyle Schwarber said Monday that he's not surprised the Chicago Cubs demoted him, saying "the numbers spoke for themselves." raised about Liu Xiaobo's prison medical treatment, 27 Jun 2017 08:01:04 GMTSHENYANG, China (AP) — As recently as February, Liu Xiaobo's brother dismissed reports that the Nobel Peace laureate might be ill in prison. Then came the bombshell Monday that Liu has been diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer and released on medical parole. says fire that threatened Donana park "under control", 27 Jun 2017 08:24:51 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's interior minister says firefighters have brought under control a wildfire that threatened Donana National Park, a celebrated conservation wetland and home to the endangered Iberian lynx. in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered, 27 Jun 2017 07:50:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's decision to partially reinstate President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban has left the effort to keep some foreigners out of the United States in a murky middle ground, with unanswered questions and possibly more litigation ahead. ends winless drought, Angels end Dodgers' win streak, 27 Jun 2017 06:38:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricky Nolasco was pitching well while holding the big-hitting Dodgers scoreless. The only thing that stopped him was a liner that hit him in the shin and ended his night. Court playground ruling feeds school voucher debate, 27 Jun 2017 07:24:26 GMTEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos and other proponents of school voucher programs are praising a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that said a Lutheran church was wrongly denied a state grant for its preschool playground. But opponents say the ruling is far from an endorsement of the use of public money for religious schools. limbs for growing bodies: Mutilated albinos get refitted, 27 Jun 2017 07:21:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Baraka Cosmas, 7, is missing half his right arm. Mwigulu Matonange, 14, lost his left arm. Emmanuel Festo, 15, lost his right, plus the fingers of his left hand. Pendo Sengerema, 16, had an arm severed at the elbow. hold on after Nationals rally for 4 in 9th, win 5-4, 27 Jun 2017 04:39:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After a nail-biting victory over the NL East leading Washington Nationals, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon still cringed to consider what could've happened. bassist thanks band for helping him through addiction, 27 Jun 2017 05:57:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a frank and heartfelt speech, U2 bassist Adam Clayton thanked his bandmates of four decades for their support during his treatment and recovery for alcohol abuse years ago, and then joined them for a rollicking rendition of a few hits. leaders, lawmakers pay tribute to Kohl at Berlin Mass, 27 Jun 2017 07:02:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German leaders and lawmakers are paying tribute to former Chancellor Helmut Kohl, who spearheaded the country's reunification during 16 years at the helm, in a requiem Mass at Berlin's Roman Catholic cathedral. senators will make or break the GOP's health care push, 27 Jun 2017 07:17:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's campaign promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare" is now in the hands of a key group of GOP senators who are opposing —or not yet supporting — legislation Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing to bring to a vote this week. Office Top 20: 'Transformers 5' tops with series low, 27 Jun 2017 06:26:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Last Knight" topped the box office charts, but it was a dubious success. The fifth installment in the series took in a franchise low of $68.5 million in its first five days in theaters, $44.7 million of which came from weekend sales. score plenty to back Samardzija, snap five-game skid, 27 Jun 2017 06:06:34 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For a night, the San Francisco Giants delivered the key hits with runners in scoring position. They got contributions from throughout the order, made things happen on the basepaths and did all the little things. Music blared in a victorious clubhouse. PHOTOS: Black soldiers toiled on Alaska's first land link, 27 Jun 2017 04:56:22 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska is commemorating 75 years since nearly 4,000 segregated black soldiers toiled in harsh weather and terrain to help build a highway across the state and Canada. can get around the travel ban?, 27 Jun 2017 08:11:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Even as it allowed a limited version of the Trump administration's travel ban to take effect for now, the Supreme Court carved out a major exception. landslide hits stricken site in southwest China, 27 Jun 2017 07:52:18 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A second landslide struck the village in southwest China where rescue workers have been looking for nearly 100 people buried over the weekend by a massive wave of rocks and debris. Li: China can control financial risks as debt rises, 27 Jun 2017 07:14:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's top economic official tried to quell fears surging debt might threaten growth, saying Tuesday financial risks are "generally under control" and Beijing can achieve this year's development targets. 7 and missing Francona, Indians rally to top Texas 15-9, 27 Jun 2017 04:35:02 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians trailed by seven runs and were without manager Terry Francona by the fourth inning Monday night. Coming off a disheartening sweep to a division rival, Cleveland badly need a few runs. serviceman killed in car bomb, 27 Jun 2017 08:10:50 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed in a car bomb in the country's capital Kiev. sleuth hopes for breakthrough in biggest US art heist, 27 Jun 2017 07:08:29 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch art sleuth whose search for purloined paintings and sculptures has led to Ukrainian militiamen and Nazi memorabilia collectors has joined the hunt for what he calls the "Holy Grail": A collection worth $500 million that represents the largest art heist in U.S. history. birthdays for the week of July 2-8, 27 Jun 2017 05:05:42 GMTJuly 2: Actor Robert Ito ("Quincy") is 86. Actress Polly Holliday ("Alice") is 80. Writer-director Larry David ("Curb Your Enthusiasm," ''Seinfeld") is 70. Keyboardist Roy Bittan of the E Street Band is 68. Actress Wendy Schaal ("American Dad," ''It's a Living") is 63. Model-actress Jerry Hall is 61. Actor Jimmy McNichol is 56. Bassist Dave Parsons of Bush is 52. Actress Yancy Butler ("Witchblade") is 47. Violinist Melodee DeVevo of Casting Crowns is 41. Actor Owain Yeoman ("The Mentalist") is 39. Singer Michelle Branch is 34. Actress Vanessa Lee Chester ("The Lost World: Jurassic Park") is 33. Actress Ashley Tisdale ("Hellcats," ''High School Musical") is 32. Actress Lindsay Lohan is 31. Actress Margot Robbie ("Suicide Squad") is 27.