FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:46:41 -07:00The Latest: Europe rights group criticizes Greek vote planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7842a6d6b6b4f88a0fcc7e6e3232be7Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:10:10 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7842a6d6b6b4f88a0fcc7e6e3232be7With great fanfare, Pyongyang opens new airport terminalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38c01aacd873455da6e2b9bfc8258290Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:00:48 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea opened a new terminal building at Pyongyang's international airport on Wednesday, underscoring an effort to attract more tourists and to spruce up the country ahead of a celebration of a major anniversary of the founding of its ruling party in October.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38c01aacd873455da6e2b9bfc8258290The Latest: Merkel wants IMF involved in future Greek dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b27bdc5faae944eca851a991b7e060d6Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:04 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b27bdc5faae944eca851a991b7e060d6Federal source: Preliminary indications show fire at South Carolina black church wasn't arsonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38330bf6c9bc4657aa0cd55908841bbdWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:06:36 GMTGREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Federal source: Preliminary indications show fire at South Carolina black church wasn't arson.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38330bf6c9bc4657aa0cd55908841bbdPakistan: 4 members of al-Qaida's South Asian branch killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fae76c531194345b4edf9822cb738d2Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:49 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani official says four militants killed this week during a raid on a home near the eastern city of Lahore were members of al-Qaida's South Asian branch who were planning an attack on the offices of a civilian spy agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fae76c531194345b4edf9822cb738d2The Latest: Egypt officials say 50 killed in Sinai fightinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b37aaecc91f242cfbcaafa9bd54c5367Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:07:11 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 50 soldiers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b37aaecc91f242cfbcaafa9bd54c5367White House to allow photos, social media on public tourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0958d2af0b034eb985ee1a158dff058fWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0958d2af0b034eb985ee1a158dff058fHungary: fence on Serbia border forced step to stop migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18b0c59578442e3ad0fab33339463e4Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:35:45 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's prime minister says the fence his country wants to build on the Serbian border to stem the flow of illegal migrants is a "forced measure" not aimed at its southern neighbor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18b0c59578442e3ad0fab33339463e4UN: At least 1,466 Iraqis killed in June due to violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d81af70ae474a1f8d8c7ca965345e74Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:19:14 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says at least 1,466 Iraqis were killed by armed conflict in June, more than 40 percent more than in the previous month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d81af70ae474a1f8d8c7ca965345e74Former Auschwitz guard asks God for forgiveness at trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71d93b2e6cf423a8ada83b4ea2f0855Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served in Auschwitz says he helped the death camp function in his role sorting cash and valuables seized from Jews after they arrived in cattle-cars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71d93b2e6cf423a8ada83b4ea2f0855Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 50http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e202962a82c2482589bd5fe642326e1eWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:29:28 GMTEL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 50 soldiers, security and military officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e202962a82c2482589bd5fe642326e1eIranian media: IAEA chief in Tehran on Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b5bb4d13fd4ce2ae68fee1d8233b3fWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:21:02 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The head of the UN agency tasked to monitor a nuclear deal is traveling to Tehran to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, the agency said Wednesday. Iranian media reported the talks will focus on a dispute over interviewing experts alleged to have worked on atomic arms that has spilled over into negotiations on a deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b5bb4d13fd4ce2ae68fee1d8233b3fThe Latest: Merkel dismisses bailout talks before referendumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37895f9d00514c7dba9236cf9ee9b1ebWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:18:20 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37895f9d00514c7dba9236cf9ee9b1ebThe Latest: New Greek offer going to the 19 euro nationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c19200477704e5281505daf6ad2c030Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:01:56 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c19200477704e5281505daf6ad2c030Egypt security officials raise death toll from Sinai attacks, say at least 50 soldiers killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34b002a959e74afe9943af794a9731fdWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:56:19 GMTEL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egypt security officials raise death toll from Sinai attacks, say at least 50 soldiers killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34b002a959e74afe9943af794a9731fdOfficial: 2 convicts practiced escape plan before breakouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be9cf902f06e468788eb0d99d58936d8Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:52:38 GMTDANNEMORA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say the two murderers who escaped from a maximum-security prison in northern New York conducted a practice run the night before they made their daring breakout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be9cf902f06e468788eb0d99d58936d8Airports commission recommends expanding Heathrowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abe708a9d4548c2918dbd383a67cb2bWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Airports Commission unanimously recommended the construction of a third runway at London's Heathrow Airport on Wednesday in a long-awaited report on how best to expand the country's aviation capacity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abe708a9d4548c2918dbd383a67cb2bSurvey: US businesses step up hiring in June to 237,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac726f54aec348fdbf449e0fbf6640f8Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:33:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added jobs at a robust pace in June, a private survey found, evidence that rising consumer spending and a healthy housing market are supporting more hiring.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac726f54aec348fdbf449e0fbf6640f8Japan police seek motive for self-immolation on bullet trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/877a0d7bc9a949bf93089270b62e5312Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:11:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese police on Wednesday searched the apartment of the man who set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train, killing himself and another passenger, as officials sought clues to his motive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/877a0d7bc9a949bf93089270b62e5312Syria's Kurds warn Turkey not to intervene militarilyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97f92b602cff451c865800df2cf1543dWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:14:10 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's main Kurdish party warned Turkey on Wednesday that any military intervention would threaten international peace and said the country's main Kurdish militia is ready to face any "aggression."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97f92b602cff451c865800df2cf1543dIndonesia plane crash death toll 141 as search effort endshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59ff570640044911b9265e61d865a839Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:16:54 GMTMEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's air force said Wednesday it will investigate if the transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating orders by carrying paying passengers. A local military commander said the search for bodies has ended.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59ff570640044911b9265e61d865a839The Latest: Vandeweghe eliminates Pliskova at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c450b5aa04004f879d917cb62c4e849fWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:28:11 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c450b5aa04004f879d917cb62c4e849fSource: Fire at black church in South Carolina wasn't arsonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a72736f243d4d94b5de691e215ef320Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:32:46 GMTGREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A fire that destroyed a black church that 20 years ago was a target of the Ku Klux Klan was not the work of an arsonist, a federal law enforcement source said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a72736f243d4d94b5de691e215ef320WWI US Army 'I WANT YOU' poster sold for $20K at NYC auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b61c7eba497b4f6daa95a323fd55f22aWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:39:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A World War I-era U.S. Army "I WANT YOU" recruitment poster has sold for $20,000 at an auction of some 2,000 wartime posters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b61c7eba497b4f6daa95a323fd55f22aCouncil of Europe: Conditions of Greek referendum fall short of international standardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ce3d41b72646cd8d153bff5b587b86Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:59:44 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Council of Europe: Conditions of Greek referendum fall short of international standards.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ce3d41b72646cd8d153bff5b587b86Attorney: Man regrets defacing Virginia Confederate monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20d9215dc65f467fa40a88918ee453beWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:16:08 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The attorney for a man charged with defacing a Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, says his client regrets the action.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20d9215dc65f467fa40a88918ee453beThe Latest: Top Irish bookmaker pays out on Greek 'yes' votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e9da3f4ed5744378492b62cccaaf694Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:45 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e9da3f4ed5744378492b62cccaaf694Afghan official: 3 children killed by mortar while playinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/458434cb7fbf4f77b4e0c4924d453c5cWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:28:58 GMTKANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says three children were killed and four wounded after they found an unexploded mortar in a field while playing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/458434cb7fbf4f77b4e0c4924d453c5cSource: Fire at South Carolina black church wasn't arsonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34d9eb50227d428a9b421eede4b9474cWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:18:19 GMTGRELLEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A fire that destroyed a black church in South Carolina was not the work of an arsonist, a federal law enforcement source said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34d9eb50227d428a9b421eede4b9474cFather: American burned in Taiwan park fire fights for lifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eafd31ed9b74417ea836cab52ce1e5faWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:51:42 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The father of an American who was badly burned in a fire at a Taiwan water park says the family is anxious about how the young man will fare in the next few days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eafd31ed9b74417ea836cab52ce1e5faBroadway's 'On the Town' welcomes 3 special starshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b347ab4d29254d0f96eddd9ef82d963fWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:02:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If theatergoers at Wednesday's matinee of "On the Town" take special attention, they'll get to see the Broadway debut of three special teenagers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b347ab4d29254d0f96eddd9ef82d963fFood aid to Syrian refugees cut in half amid funding crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ceab44ae6f4e3691ec3ccba5d200e5Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:41:52 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The World Food Program says it had to cut in half food aid for Syrian refugees in Lebanon because of a funding crisis and may soon have to halt all food support for most refugees in Jordan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ceab44ae6f4e3691ec3ccba5d200e5The Latest: Nishikori withdraws from Wimbledon with injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4b7c7c24bd94613a2c6b2ef3227bcd1Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:59:30 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4b7c7c24bd94613a2c6b2ef3227bcd1Ace buying Chubb in cash-and-stock deal valued at $28.3Bhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4247246a7c194392bf110308827fe95dWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:00:54 GMTWARREN, N.J. (AP) — Insurer Ace is buying The Chubb Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $28.3 billion that will boost its international presence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4247246a7c194392bf110308827fe95dNew Danish government tightens immigration lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5953f0ffa90e42b993f31e49af0b747dWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:46:24 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's new center-right minority government on Wednesday reached its first deal with its political allies, including the anti-immigrant Danish People's Party, aimed at reducing the number of asylum-seekers by lowering social benefits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5953f0ffa90e42b993f31e49af0b747dUN world heritage body warns of threat to Great Barrier Reefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e5cfa21627946fc99e347ddc8ce662bWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:59 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The United Nations says it is concerned about the state of the Great Barrier Reef and is urging greater efforts to conserve one of the most world's spectacular natural sites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e5cfa21627946fc99e347ddc8ce662bReports: Average Manhattan home price is over $1.8 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bece23fcad084f5cb025dadf29ef4972Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:15:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The average sales price of a Manhattan apartment has eclipsed $1.8 million — a new high.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bece23fcad084f5cb025dadf29ef4972Dutch: Police actions likely killed man who died in custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd1e42f2d5834b6f967fcc3a528eb9f9Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:59 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch prosecutor says police actions most likely caused the oxygen deprivation that led to the death of a man in custody following his arrest at a weekend music festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd1e42f2d5834b6f967fcc3a528eb9f9Emails show top officials aware of Clinton's private addresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51bf1aaa3114c5d8b9f608751800a38Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:38:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday nighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51bf1aaa3114c5d8b9f608751800a38The Latest: Cyprus says latest Greek offer is significanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfcdac24058949668c739b809f124d26Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:37:33 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfcdac24058949668c739b809f124d26The Latest: Key creditor says Greece likely to be in defaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bebd3b8608134bf1a032168c5249b797Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:41 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bebd3b8608134bf1a032168c5249b797Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine amid pricing disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d884487478e43619a07c5786d0e5b61Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:14:37 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Russian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks, a company official said — but an EU official said both nations gave assurances the dispute would not affect the flow of Russian gas to Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d884487478e43619a07c5786d0e5b61Brutal heat wave in Pakistan last month killed 1,250http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63bc26e6c1884e7dab531d76a2c5e72fWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:22:30 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's government says the brutal heat wave that hit the port city of Karachi and the country's southern province of Sind in June killed 1,250 people before subsiding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63bc26e6c1884e7dab531d76a2c5e72fEx-senior News of the World editor cleared of phone hackinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecd530c7d1fc480da42884fc20cf13cfWed, 01 Jul 2015 12:08:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — The former deputy editor of the News of the World has been acquitted of conspiring to hack phones when he worked at the Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecd530c7d1fc480da42884fc20cf13cfRepatriation of British terror victims gets underwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49c2f3b0dfe94e21a11f5dd195f25cd1Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:19:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain on Wednesday began repatriating the remains of victims of last week's terror attack at a Tunisian beach resort, as Prime Minister David Cameron confirmed that the British death toll rose to 27.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49c2f3b0dfe94e21a11f5dd195f25cd1Sectarian shooting wounds 7 people south of Lebanese capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe7687f2025443380d81a5e54387810Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:33:19 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Supporters of rival Lebanese factions clashed early on Wednesday in a coastal town south of Beirut, leaving several people wounded, the country's state news agency and a security official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe7687f2025443380d81a5e54387810West and Russia duel over whether Srebrenica was a genocidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58140af8557f4654a8b9e6886eab1370Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:27:06 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Western nations and Russia are dueling over whether the U.N. Security Council should call the Srebrenica massacre during the Bosnian war a genocide in a resolution commemorating the 20th anniversary of Europe's worst mass killing since World War II.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58140af8557f4654a8b9e6886eab1370Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 38http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dad39e166104ceaaffa528f10657f83Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:03:24 GMTEL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 38 soldiers, security and military officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dad39e166104ceaaffa528f10657f83Greece makes concession but no deal seen before Sunday votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f56874a98d8246d5abac9fc72c500157Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:15:12 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's government has made new concessions in talks with its creditors, though some European officials said they were still not good enough and that a deal was nevertheless impossible before a Greek referendum on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f56874a98d8246d5abac9fc72c500157Yemen rebels kill Saudi soldier in strike near borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd80aa1cb03a4e6493b6e295a597e7acWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:36:00 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Saudi military says a soldier posted along the country's southern border has died of wounds sustained from a missile strike launched by Shiite rebels inside Yemen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd80aa1cb03a4e6493b6e295a597e7ac