FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jun 2015 16:10:05 -07:00Agreement neared to release Fla. doctor tied to Menendez, 29 Jun 2015 21:15:34 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for a doctor charged with corruption alongside New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez appear to be nearing an agreement to allow his release from jail. ID Boy Scout who died in New Mexico flash flood, 29 Jun 2015 22:45:02 GMTCIMARRON, N.M. (AP) — Authorities on Monday released the name of a Boy Scout who died after being swept away by a flash flood during a camping trip with his troop in northern New Mexico. Redford urges global action on climate change, 29 Jun 2015 22:38:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Robert Redford said he came the United Nations Monday not as an actor but as an environmental advocate, father, grandfather and concerned citizen to urge the world's nations to take action now on climate change. for 5 white police supervisors moving to black suburb, 29 Jun 2015 21:29:42 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The misdemeanor trial for five white Cleveland police supervisors accused of failing to control a high-speed car chase that led to two unarmed black people being killed in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire will be held in a predominantly black suburb, not in county court, prosecutors said Monday. Confederate flag push reaches key milestone in SC, 29 Jun 2015 21:29:19 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there's enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote. Court upholds use of controversial execution drug, 29 Jun 2015 21:49:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Trading sharp words, a deeply divided Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injection executions Monday, even as two dissenting justices said for the first time they think it's "highly likely" the death penalty itself is unconstitutional. Lookahead: Smallest group of US men since 1947, 29 Jun 2015 22:08:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — The seven U.S. men in the Wimbledon main draw represent the country's smallest contingent since 1947, when only five played at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament. elects to become free agent, may leave Heat, 29 Jun 2015 21:45:18 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The relationship between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat is about to be tested like never before, and the most accomplished player in franchise history may soon have a new home. royals in Mexico on 1st state visit to Latin America, 29 Jun 2015 21:07:46 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The king and queen of Spain are making their first state visit to Latin America with a three-day trip to Mexico. Energy CEO getting pay raise year after coal ash spill, 29 Jun 2015 22:38:10 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good is getting a raise a year after the country's largest electric company confronted a coal ash spill that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals, the company said in a regulatory filing Monday.'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state, 29 Jun 2015 22:26:22 GMTWENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen homes and forced hundreds to flee. ops manager working on 9/11 is charged in sex sting, 29 Jun 2015 22:24:49 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — An American Airlines operations manager who was among the few people to learn of the first 9/11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center has been arrested near Pittsburgh in an online child-sex sting. convicted of rape wants to play football in college, 29 Jun 2015 22:26:00 GMTNELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A former high school football player found delinquent in the rape of a 16-year-old girl wants to play at the community college level. deliberating fate of 'Big Tony' in businessman's death, 29 Jun 2015 22:39:33 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A jury began deliberations Monday afternoon in the trial of reputed mobster Anthony "Big Tony" Moscatiello, accused of ordering the killing of a South Florida businessman in 2001., Lidstrom, Fedorov, Ruggiero among Hockey Hall picks, 29 Jun 2015 22:21:21 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Stanley Cup winners Nicklas Lidstrom, Chris Pronger and Sergei Fedorov and former NHL star Phil Housley are among the seven newcomers in the Hockey Hall of Fame. of $3.5B Bahamas megaresort files for bankruptcy, 29 Jun 2015 22:45:32 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — The developer of a $3.5 billion hotel-and-casino project under construction in the Bahamas announced Monday that it has filed for U.S. Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Jersey man charged with plotting to support militants, 29 Jun 2015 21:29:01 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — FBI agents on Monday arrested another New Jersey man and charged him with plotting to support the Islamic State group.'s high court blocks school voucher program, 29 Jun 2015 21:14:31 GMTDENVER (AP) — A school voucher program in suburban Denver violates the state constitution because it provides funding for students to attend religious schools, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday. to cover cleanup plan for former nuke missile site, 29 Jun 2015 22:02:19 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to hold a public meeting about a proposal to use vegetable oil to stimulate the growth of naturally occurring bacteria that would clean up groundwater at a former nuclear missile site. South Carolina Legislature has enough votes to remove Confederate flag from Statehouse, 29 Jun 2015 21:28:17 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Survey: South Carolina Legislature has enough votes to remove Confederate flag from Statehouse. on Colorado mountain sends 3 hikers to hospital, 29 Jun 2015 22:43:33 GMTGEORGETOWN, Colo. (AP) — Lightning struck near the top of a more than 14,000-foot mountain popular with hikers, sending three people to hospitals and killing a dog, Colorado authorities said. Court rules Texas abortion clinics can remain open, 29 Jun 2015 21:22:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court acted Monday to keep Texas' 19 abortion clinics open, amid a legal fight that threatens to close more than half of them. Royals lead in All-Star voting, balloting ends Thursday, 29 Jun 2015 21:14:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson and Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz have moved ahead in fan voting for starting spots in the All-Star Game, leaving five Kansas City Royals still in the lead. Sam, 1st openly gay NFL draftee, rejoins CFL team, 29 Jun 2015 22:21:20 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — In the city where Jackie Robinson made the jump to the big leagues — and a country where gay marriage has been legal for a decade — Michael Sam has come to restart his football career. spike in shark attacks reported off Carolinas coast, 29 Jun 2015 21:02:40 GMTShark experts have a not-so-reassuring explanation for a recent spate of attacks along on the coast of the Carolinas: It's mainly because so many people are getting in the water. selected as Greek yogurt provider for school lunches, 29 Jun 2015 21:30:36 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Public schools across America will soon offer Greek yogurt as a meat substitute in school lunches beginning this fall. had the law on his side when he shot unarmed escapee, 29 Jun 2015 21:53:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A state trooper had the law on his side when he shot unarmed prison escapee David Sweat, apparently in the back, as the convicted killer ran toward a forest near the Canadian border. Supreme Court justices' views on death penalty change, 29 Jun 2015 21:04:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsburg declared for the first time Monday that they believe it is "highly likely" that the death penalty is unconstitutional. resuming aid to Bahrain military, ally against IS, 29 Jun 2015 21:29:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says it is resuming aid to the military in Bahrain, which has been withheld since Bahrain cracked down on demonstrations in 2011. ID plane crash victims as Tennessee doctor, family, 29 Jun 2015 22:13:35 GMTPLAINVILLE, Mass. (AP) — The three people killed when their small plane crashed into a Massachusetts home over the weekend have been identified tentatively as a Tennessee doctor, his wife and college-age daughter, authorities said Monday. camera fans watch eagle steal osprey chicks from nest, 29 Jun 2015 22:09:11 GMTBREMEN, Maine (AP) — Followers of a popular live bird camera are reeling from a rare glimpse of nature in the raw after witnessing an eagle pluck two osprey chicks from a nest. woman gets $18 M in sex harassment suit against boss, 29 Jun 2015 21:31:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A young Swedish woman who sued her former Wall Street executive boss over lurid allegations of sexual conquest, betrayal and stalking was awarded $18 million by a federal jury Monday. tosses feds' terrorism allegation against Florida imam, 29 Jun 2015 22:30:04 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A federal judge says prosecutors took snippets of information out of context to create a nonexistent terrorism plot by an Islamic scholar in Florida. Office Top 20: 'Jurassic,' 'Inside Out' top 'Ted 2', 29 Jun 2015 22:25:39 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Inside Out" and "Jurassic World" are still drawing significant audiences to theaters even in their second and third weekends at the multiplex, leaving little room for newer fare like "Ted 2." to Donald Trump: You're fired, 29 Jun 2015 22:47:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign. Kurds gain in Syria, Turkish govt ponders military action, 29 Jun 2015 22:31:23 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — As Kurdish rebels in northern Syria rack up wins against the Islamic State group, Turkish media is abuzz with talk of a long-debated military intervention to push the Islamic militants back from the Turkish border — a move that will also outflank any Kurdish attempts to create a state along Turkey's southern frontier. sheds some of its ad business, mapping service, 29 Jun 2015 22:03:41 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is handing off some its digital advertising business to AOL and selling its street-image mapping operation to Uber, as the giant software company tries to focus on activities that are more relevant to its core business. and body stolen in Atlanta; police arrest suspect, 29 Jun 2015 22:19:17 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A man accused of snatching a funeral home employee's car keys, stealing a hearse with a body inside and later carjacking an SUV, has been arrested, Atlanta police said Monday. of California sued over sex assault claims, 29 Jun 2015 22:56:46 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Three current and former University of California, Berkeley students sued the school on Monday, accusing administrators of not doing enough to investigate their sexual assault claims and hand out punishment., Rousseff aim to show they've moved past spy scandal, 29 Jun 2015 21:06:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Brazilian leader Dilma Rousseff will aim to show they have smoothed over tensions sparked by a spying scandal, as they open two days of talks at the White House Monday. sues feds over hack, says agency had ample warning, 29 Jun 2015 21:57:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The largest federal employee union has filed a class action lawsuit against the federal personnel office and its leaders for failing to safeguard personal files from computer hackers. immigration detainees may be housed by gender, 29 Jun 2015 21:04:52 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Immigration authorities will consider housing transgender detainees based on the gender they identify with in the wake of criticism about detention conditions for the population, officials said on Monday. 2024 Olympics organizers update $4.6B bid, 29 Jun 2015 21:49:20 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The group trying to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston released the most detailed look yet at its bid for the Summer Games on Monday, unveiling a $4.6 billion plan it says would create thousands of jobs and housing units, expand the city's tax base and leave behind a vastly-improved regional transit system — all with a $210 million surplus. court clerks get OK to issue same-sex marriage licenses, 29 Jun 2015 22:32:29 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Just after two men in New Orleans celebrated what apparently was the first same-sex wedding in the state, clerks of court across Louisiana got the go-ahead Monday to issue same-sex marriage licenses. to consider suing after NBC ends business dealings, 29 Jun 2015 22:23:35 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Donald Trump says he'll consider suing after NBC announced it's ending its business relationship with the Republican presidential candidate over comments he made about immigrants during his campaign kickoff. rise at weekly US Treasury auction, 29 Jun 2015 22:08:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction, with rates on six-month bills climbing to the highest level since late March. bomb explodes near military hospital in Yemeni capital, 29 Jun 2015 22:24:11 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — A car bomb exploded behind a military hospital in the Yemeni capital on Monday, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said.'s new book ignites spat with GOP strategist Karl Rove, 29 Jun 2015 21:19:12 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Though it's not even out yet, Ted Cruz's new book is already irking at least one member of the Republican establishment: Karl Rove. Source: AC/DC finally heading to Spotify, 29 Jun 2015 22:49:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — AC/DC is finally heading to Spotify, three years after the veteran rock band decided to put its catalog on iTunes. convicted in sledgehammer slayings is sentenced to death, 29 Jun 2015 21:05:40 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's parents with a sledgehammer 10 days after stabbing their daughter was sentenced Monday to death.