FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:01:38 -07:00Argentina's foreign minister questions Iran nuclear dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b095ca69a7894565966102e34f466828Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:20:34 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's foreign minister is asking U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to clarify whether Washington's nuclear deal with Iran includes removing from Interpol's list an Iranian wanted in a major bombing in the South American country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b095ca69a7894565966102e34f466828Ex-beau gets prison in slaying of soon-to-be prom queenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c35182003314fffbcbeb57dfac805c7Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:49:08 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for killing a high school student days before she was to be named prom queen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c35182003314fffbcbeb57dfac805c7Virginia trucker wins $92M prize from Pennsylvania Lotteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/643eb9ae38b34fb28f58720018810d28Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:41:58 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Pa. (AP) — A truck driver who purchased a Mega Millions ticket at a truck stop claimed his $92 million prize Wednesday at Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/643eb9ae38b34fb28f58720018810d28Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cbc1226ea254b19936a9c507db5d4ffWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:27:13 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cbc1226ea254b19936a9c507db5d4ffStandard & Poor's boosts Detroit's rating on revenue bondshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6da9b9add06748278ef64903e76549c2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:06:34 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Standard & Poor's has boosted Detroit's rating on eight- to 15-year bonds the city plans to sell to improve public services.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6da9b9add06748278ef64903e76549c22017 trial set for 2 men accused in plot to kill bloggerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c4a3d997bc4de0b22b07c128d4d485Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:56:47 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A 2017 trial date is scheduled for two men charged with conspiring to support the Islamic State group in a plot to kill a conservative blogger known for provoking Muslims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c4a3d997bc4de0b22b07c128d4d485Whole Foods: Sales hurt by bad publicity from overcharginghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80711764655c456ca30dbd11a25d3534Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:51:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Whole Foods says its sales are hurting from bad publicity over its overcharging of customers in New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80711764655c456ca30dbd11a25d3534McCutchen, Liriano lead Pirates sweep of Twins with 10-4 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82f0e3389c5c42168228a4a1b6be81d3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:58:52 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit a home run and turned an RBI single into race around the bases while Minnesota made two errors in a five-run sixth inning, helping Francisco Liriano and the Pittaburgh Pirates beat the Twins 10-4 Wednesday for a two-game sweep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82f0e3389c5c42168228a4a1b6be81d3How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cc2da8391c54a5ab8be97e827948803Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:56:42 GMTU.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers voted to keep interest rates unchanged and gave no indication that a rate rise was imminent. A modest rebound in Chinese stocks also helped push the stock market higher.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cc2da8391c54a5ab8be97e827948803Lester strikes out 14 to lead Cubs over Rockies 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df246acb2dfb4ff5b3ec4de8f07ed38fWed, 29 Jul 2015 21:28:26 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester struck out 14, one shy of his career high and the most for a Cubs pitcher in more than a decade, leading Chicago over the Colorado Rockies 3-2 Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df246acb2dfb4ff5b3ec4de8f07ed38fJudge refuses to toss out US spying charges against bankerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601a6a5d765347a88e95e1dbbc98dd84Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:10:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge refused on Wednesday to throw out a spy case against a Russian banker, rejecting arguments that the U.S government was overreaching by prosecuting a defendant who was openly working as an agent of a foreign government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601a6a5d765347a88e95e1dbbc98dd84Troy Tulowitzki still shocked by trade to Torontohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2fc94bcacb941c29586488a0c8434cbWed, 29 Jul 2015 21:39:03 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki said he felt "blindsided" to learn he'd been traded to Toronto after 10 seasons with the Colorado Rockies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2fc94bcacb941c29586488a0c8434cbUS official: Debris in photo belongs to same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysia planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878a2cd02eb6443bafa80a9950f9e409Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:31:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US official: Debris in photo belongs to same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysia plane.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878a2cd02eb6443bafa80a9950f9e409Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/693741fbd92248e296b2f271c96214bbWed, 29 Jul 2015 21:19:49 GMTExcerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/693741fbd92248e296b2f271c96214bbAuthorities: Off-duty trooper fired at car with 3 insidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8beff4d0f7448dfb5cbbc91b55691e0Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:40:03 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An off-duty New Jersey state trooper fired shots at a car with three young men inside as they were trying to drive away from his house after knocking on his door by mistake at night while looking for the house of a friend who lives next door, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8beff4d0f7448dfb5cbbc91b55691e0The Latest: Ohio governor expresses condolences in slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f270d7ebd4954f149ecff455a13befbbWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:41:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f270d7ebd4954f149ecff455a13befbbHouse votes to provide money for highways, transithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20be3e007d34d679110bd45bc5f8f93Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:51:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to shore up federal highway aid and veterans' health care before heading out of town for its August recess, leaving unresolved an array of sticky issues that are sure to complicate an autumn agenda already groaning under the weight of indecision.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20be3e007d34d679110bd45bc5f8f931 dead, 10 injured as church van crashes into train in Ohiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce938873d0d94252a8658914a20d7cd9Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:25:03 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A van carrying vacation Bible school students crashed through a crossing gate and into the side of a freight train at a southwest Ohio rail crossing, killing an adult passenger and injuring nine children and the driver, authorities said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce938873d0d94252a8658914a20d7cd9Ohio requires front license plates, but some states don'thttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65902c676c564078b930e3d5961a7b43Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:27:57 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Across wide swaths of America, drivers aren't required to display a front license plate on their passenger cars. But it's different in Ohio, where a motorist was fatally shot in Cincinnati during a traffic stop prompted by his failure to display a front plate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65902c676c564078b930e3d5961a7b43GOP presses Planned Parenthood aid ban, faces long oddshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b14627533b941348331e3fef308c1a9Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:26:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans pressed their fight Wednesday to bar federal aid to Planned Parenthood, but likely opposition from at least one GOP senator highlighted the long odds they face to prevail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b14627533b941348331e3fef308c1a9Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac604b6d154d491e9fe0aa1e87985b0aWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:43:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge, with a prosecutor saying the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac604b6d154d491e9fe0aa1e87985b0aFTC investigating online college University of Phoenixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dac6e164f19d4383a14a7aec6f564c73Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:56:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Apollo Education Group, which runs the online University of Phoenix, is under federal investigation for possible deceptive or unfair business practices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dac6e164f19d4383a14a7aec6f564c73Million-dollar donors lift Jeb Bush's presidential ambitionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c2f3fe038f04b37925715438954cd69Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:33:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A dozen million-dollar contributors account for at least 10 percent of Jeb Bush's record-setting presidential fundraising haul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c2f3fe038f04b37925715438954cd69Florida governor orders inspections of Planned Parenthoodshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a22e6a5f6e584c3ab071f786a40fe6b7Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:47:33 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is ordering state health officials to inspect Planned Parenthood offices to ensure they are obeying the law when performing abortions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a22e6a5f6e584c3ab071f786a40fe6b7Maine man sentenced to life for killing grandmotherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd75cdcd40514f18a641e1891cee4b18Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:07:54 GMTALFRED, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who beat his grandmother, stabbed her dozens of times and set her body afire was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison, the maximum penalty under state law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd75cdcd40514f18a641e1891cee4b18Bill shores up highway aid, veterans' health carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80cfe3994b164b778b28194c17f37d0fWed, 29 Jul 2015 21:56:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted Wednesday to shore up federal aid for highway and transit programs and fill a budget hole in veterans' health care:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80cfe3994b164b778b28194c17f37d0fProsecutors charge teen with murder in death of 8-year-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95480457f4304b06b68c5de7787040a2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:27:27 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a 15-year-old boy with murder, kidnapping and sexual assault Wednesday in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95480457f4304b06b68c5de7787040a2Afghanistan says Taliban leader Mullah Omar died 2 years agohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8d18f9fee0c46558a97890e6bda5affWed, 29 Jul 2015 21:58:17 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan asserted Wednesday that the Taliban's reclusive leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, died more than two years ago in a Pakistani hospital — an announcement that injects new uncertainty into the country's fragile peace process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8d18f9fee0c46558a97890e6bda5affChiefs safety Eric Berry back at practice after cancer fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f50d1f5bafec41be805185b94c23f394Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:09:38 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — There was a moment in the early stages of chemotherapy when Eric Berry was having breakfast with his father, and the enormity of what faced him was so great that he broke down and cried.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f50d1f5bafec41be805185b94c23f394Lew informs Congress he extending debt-limit measureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97a1025ce37e43ed9a758b7d937bb5c0Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:09:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is telling Congress that he will extend for another three months the authority he is using to take emergency measures to keep from breaching the nation's borrowing limit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97a1025ce37e43ed9a758b7d937bb5c0Teens' 6 days adrift verge on limits for survival at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b215ca326644b0b1995e1b127bbfa2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:57:57 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Crews pushed the limits of an ever-expanding search zone Wednesday for two teens missing at sea and potentially nearing the boundaries of human survival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b215ca326644b0b1995e1b127bbfa2Colorado shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3d767acef0445f79f27a8457517b4feWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:36:22 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes' mother insisted Wednesday that she would "have been crawling on all fours" to reach him had she known he was talking about killing people weeks before he ambushed a crowded Colorado movie theater.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3d767acef0445f79f27a8457517b4feUS official: Debris in photo belongs to Boeing 777http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb6ba39bb1af499b8c88b14c675c7c8dWed, 29 Jul 2015 21:59:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that a photo of aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component unique to the Boeing 777, the same model as the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb6ba39bb1af499b8c88b14c675c7c8dReport: Boy accused of strangling child had past troubleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba10a096c9cd423494781e2c8e626e45Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:57:23 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy accused of strangling a 4-year-old boy had a history of disturbing behavior, including choking another child until the child turned blue in the face and carrying around dead farm animals, according to sheriff's deputies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba10a096c9cd423494781e2c8e626e45Sen. Cruz takes on more traditional GOP target: the IRShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c06b7dd43af9412caa3b7a0f160ec613Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:58:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After a week of fighting with other Republicans, Sen. Ted Cruz took on a more traditional GOP target Wednesday: the IRS.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c06b7dd43af9412caa3b7a0f160ec613Feds: New York man tried to support Islamic State grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e9e626ce0e84c60ba53fb8d9cc318c0Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:37:49 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York man traveled overseas in a bid to join the Islamic State group after buying night-vision goggles, a machete and body armor and pledging his loyalty to the group on Twitter, federal authorities said Wednesday after arresting him on a charge of attempting to provide material support to a designated terrorist organization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e9e626ce0e84c60ba53fb8d9cc318c0On Capitol Hill, GOP fighting itself, instead of Democratshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98caf21afdd3449bb6d7dbe38f578e6fWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:06:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — On Capitol Hill, Republicans have been fighting themselves instead of Democrats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98caf21afdd3449bb6d7dbe38f578e6fThe Latest: Mia Farrow tweets lion hunter's addresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61fe2792bf294aeeb04308fec18d5a13Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:55:19 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61fe2792bf294aeeb04308fec18d5a13US court says drug-sniffing dog fails the smell testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb00bffb54174af193eca988f9c99004Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:54:36 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Lex the police dog from central Illinois is far from top dog in drug-sniffing skills.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb00bffb54174af193eca988f9c99004Court nixes release of New York chokehold death testimonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e638fe7d72c44726a1d92bee2c3ba6b8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:11:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York appeals court says the public can't see the testimony a grand jury heard before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e638fe7d72c44726a1d92bee2c3ba6b8The Latest: Theater shooter's mom recalls son's happinesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c59cf234cd1b4059b94ddcd0cf3c4bb7Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:32:20 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c59cf234cd1b4059b94ddcd0cf3c4bb7Crew chief Adam Stevens pushes Busch's comeback alonghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f044a992f6b34d9dae50e96bb0d374d3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:40:26 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was little doubt that Kyle Busch and crew chief Adam Stevens could be successful together. The duo won 19 of their 52 Xfinity Series races, so chemistry clearly wasn't a problem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f044a992f6b34d9dae50e96bb0d374d3France deploys riot police to bolster Calais securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c30cdd027e2744eaaa7ab2830e49122dWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:58:21 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — The young Afghan has tried every single day for three months to get into the railway tunnel in Calais leading to England and what he hopes will be a better life. For him, like the dozens who appeared as darkness fell, Wednesday would be the same even if their numbers were immeasurably larger than even a week ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c30cdd027e2744eaaa7ab2830e49122dAmerican Pharoah arrives at Monmouth for Sunday's Haskellhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4bb230a3fbc44009c34d57ed82da410Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:36:28 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah received star treatment as he arrived to prepare for the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday at Monmouth Park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4bb230a3fbc44009c34d57ed82da410Tesla offers 1st incentive in owner referral programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6849972f3de48d4b4b4a1f74bde3f53Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:20:38 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Telsa Motors Inc. is offering its first incentive, $1,000 to new-car buyers who are referred by current Tesla owners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6849972f3de48d4b4b4a1f74bde3f53State Police: Bus in fatal crash hadn't registered for triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b26ba09a1ca84e728a2e11d10b77e95aWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:21:47 GMTGREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A church bus that overturned near Indianapolis this week, killing a 6-year-old and injuring several others, lacked a required federal registration needed for its planned out-of-state trip, Indiana State Police said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b26ba09a1ca84e728a2e11d10b77e95aStocks end higher after Fed keeps interest rates unchangedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec63612bade0441e8478c5591786501dWed, 29 Jul 2015 20:12:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing higher after the Federal Reserve said it would keep its benchmark rate unchanged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec63612bade0441e8478c5591786501dChicago man cleared after 17 years in prison shot deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96c942c598e34333adadf960b15bc242Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:25:54 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who served 17 years in prison for murder before being cleared of the crime has been shot and killed almost three years after being released from prison, police said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96c942c598e34333adadf960b15bc242Roger Federer pulls out of Montreal tournamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c175b07a6e488fb17859062d7f29b8Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:47:07 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — The Rogers Cup says Roger Federer has pulled out of next month's hard-court tournament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c175b07a6e488fb17859062d7f29b8Yelp and Twitter are big market movershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dccddc2e109d4b518b040f839f8ca210Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:25:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dccddc2e109d4b518b040f839f8ca210