FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:10:44 -07:00Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd756a057a9e498abea07dd82ff009d1Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:57:38 GMTAthletes today are using their platforms as sports celebrities to bring attention to the violence that has erupted across the country and recently Carmelo Anthony has been one of the most outspoken.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd756a057a9e498abea07dd82ff009d1Busch hoping to use big Brickyard weekend for momentumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c97a3e4253fa49d99866436823426d2aMon, 25 Jul 2016 06:07:55 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Busch used his first Brickyard 400 victory as a springboard to his first Sprint Cup title.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c97a3e4253fa49d99866436823426d2aLEADING OFF: White Sox host Cubs, Arrieta; Giants head homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a83eafeff0cf4b029b193d648ac7ee2fMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:56:49 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a83eafeff0cf4b029b193d648ac7ee2fPolice: Bavarian official says attacker was denied asylumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3059594108bf4c7ca92498e21170548aMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:03:43 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A man who blew himself up and injured 12 people after being turned away from an open-air music festival was a 27-year-old Syrian who had been denied asylum, Bavaria's top security official said early Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3059594108bf4c7ca92498e21170548aNicholas Lindheim wins Web.com Tour's Utah Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3e702f958c64eef9c915b8014d62866Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:07:26 GMTLEHI, Utah (AP) — Nicholas Lindheim won the Utah Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title and a likely spot next season on the PGA Tour.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3e702f958c64eef9c915b8014d62866'Like a freight train': California wildfire guts 18 homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/157605e28ce34035bcff98c6a8ba966dMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:46:53 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Flames raced down a steep hillside "like a freight train," leaving smoldering remains of homes and forcing thousands to flee the wildfire churning through tinder-dry canyons in Southern California, authorities said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/157605e28ce34035bcff98c6a8ba966d28 injured in crash involving bus, Jeep and tractor-trailerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7b10bd5306d4e9e9c6f7d378e44fa3eMon, 25 Jul 2016 02:11:12 GMTYEADON, Pa. (AP) — More than two dozen people have been injured in a crash involving a bus, a Jeep and a tractor-trailer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7b10bd5306d4e9e9c6f7d378e44fa3eDallas police investigating death of child left in carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/803a6d03bb7c474ea3caf9309cfe194cMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:33:32 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Dallas police are investigating the death of young child who was left in a car amid hot weather.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/803a6d03bb7c474ea3caf9309cfe194cThe Latest: Malaysian foreign minister misses ASEAN meetingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c518024d6de14862b81f7945af00b507Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:29:08 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c518024d6de14862b81f7945af00b507DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad87d5a731b94f40a918ac744abe6798Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:19:53 GMTHillary Clinton and Mary Thomas have little in common, except for this: They both hope to add to the meager ranks of America's female elected officials come January.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad87d5a731b94f40a918ac744abe6798Some options for kids' clothes that defy gender normshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e0bce572c964e56b52b80247f06bdd8Mon, 25 Jul 2016 04:41:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Parents who want to dress their kids in clothes that upend gender stereotypes have a small but growing number of options. Some of the clothes are unisex basics. Others are for either boys or girls, but invert conventions by offering pink shirts for boys or dresses that sport rockets and trains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e0bce572c964e56b52b80247f06bdd8Thousands of pro-Sanders, anti-fracking marchers hit streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17faaa696075436cba7a70516cb31688Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:53:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators took to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention, as the city wilted during a heat wave.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17faaa696075436cba7a70516cb31688AP source: Yanks discussing deal to send Chapman to Cubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32b7238620dd4cbfb49254cdf0bd2d33Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:26:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman and the rest of the New York Yankees dressed in their Sunday best for a flight to Houston following a 5-2 win over the San Francisco Giants that completed a 6-4 homestand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32b7238620dd4cbfb49254cdf0bd2d33Obama aide visits China after South China Sea rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/346c9d398af0415484f72be84485e748Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:06:48 GMTBEIJING (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice held talks in Beijing on Monday with Chinese officials in the highest-level visit by a White House official since an international tribunal issued a ruling that invalidated China's expansive claims in the South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/346c9d398af0415484f72be84485e748A look at how states compare on women in elected officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/364fffab16e24aef97d70c04ca88219aMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:21:23 GMTWomen comprise half of the U.S. population, yet they are underrepresented at various levels of elected office. Here is a closer look at how states compare when it comes to women in elected office:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/364fffab16e24aef97d70c04ca88219aToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/474dfcb88b0f4fbea36245631f8ea0f1Mon, 25 Jul 2016 04:01:18 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/474dfcb88b0f4fbea36245631f8ea0f1Southeast Asian nations deliver watered-down rebuke to China for territorial expansion in South China Seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15fe6d4079644fe6afd5a6a70adbdf28Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:34:18 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — Southeast Asian nations deliver watered-down rebuke to China for territorial expansion in South China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15fe6d4079644fe6afd5a6a70adbdf28Crash kills Nebraska punter, former Michigan State punterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e450cff2ac145ad885b3fb3c4fec22fMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:52:10 GMTWAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash in Wisconsin after working at a kicking clinic, a sheriff's department official said Sunday. LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye was injured in the crash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e450cff2ac145ad885b3fb3c4fec22fThe Latest: Philippines envoy says tribunal ruling importanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db43a19dd8554becaf8f98b6bac97b13Mon, 25 Jul 2016 04:49:02 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db43a19dd8554becaf8f98b6bac97b13Asian shares cheered by Wall Street, dollar, Group of 20http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69eaeb9f9bb04a19ae93ea1ca33651e2Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:30:19 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Monday, cheered by upbeat signs from Wall Street, a strengthening U.S. dollar and promises from the Group of 20 nations over the weekend to support global growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69eaeb9f9bb04a19ae93ea1ca33651e2Dallas Cowboys bus involved in fatal crash in Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe4ee2668a6b4ba2b3bf89afea3c3c12Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:25:39 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A bus carrying Dallas Cowboys staffers but no players and a van collided Sunday on an Arizona highway, killing four people in the van, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe4ee2668a6b4ba2b3bf89afea3c3c12China to shut political, social news sites run by websiteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf49efda96b8482594fc21ce39274d29Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:52:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing authorities have shut down several edgy news programs run by major web portals in the latest round of efforts to restrict reporting of political and social news.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf49efda96b8482594fc21ce39274d29The Latest: Thai minister says South China Sea not discussedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/251644b2d3034481a47ae1775aa5314cMon, 25 Jul 2016 02:34:16 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/251644b2d3034481a47ae1775aa5314cHouston officers shoot, injure man with pellet gunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c6b17d28004650a3c02a5246dd7d3dMon, 25 Jul 2016 03:16:29 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Houston police say two officers shot and injured a man who disregarded orders to drop a weapon that turned out to be a pellet gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c6b17d28004650a3c02a5246dd7d3dBavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker blew himself up after being turned away from music festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f62d243fecee44a18d0ecb5945cae67cMon, 25 Jul 2016 01:45:08 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker blew himself up after being turned away from music festival .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f62d243fecee44a18d0ecb5945cae67c'Pokemon Go' players stumble on hidden historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/611359cf451243fc91e7ba94f66aee6cMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:05:01 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Historical markers have long dotted the landscape, often barely noticed by passers-by — until they became treasure-filled stops this month on the "Pokemon Go" trail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/611359cf451243fc91e7ba94f66aee6cThe Latest: Central Coast wildfire destroys 6 homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90599a03b6a344a7bac9c5d3c1867882Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:30:00 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90599a03b6a344a7bac9c5d3c1867882Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30d6b28eebd9414e9e54a4c883a4b8acMon, 25 Jul 2016 06:02:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Brandi Chastain likes U.S. soccer's prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30d6b28eebd9414e9e54a4c883a4b8acThe Latest: Cowboys bus passengers escape serious injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88928186494f4fe39c1d064b05c54f92Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:32:51 GMTKINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal traffic crash in Arizona involving a Dallas Cowboys bus (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88928186494f4fe39c1d064b05c54f92Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker a 27-year-old Syrian who had been denied asylumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11d38e1d03bd42e58f514167d4807e08Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:41:05 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker a 27-year-old Syrian who had been denied asylum.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11d38e1d03bd42e58f514167d4807e08Seahawks owner Allen announces extension for GM Schneiderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b59c258afa37467d8382425f8159a27cMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:04:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have extended the contract of general manager John Schneider.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b59c258afa37467d8382425f8159a27cACC gets new look with arrival of 4 new coaches for 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cb8ae215f2b44fc8f5324c6d7ed8150Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:03:44 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference's four new coaches find very different challenges ahead for the 2016 season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cb8ae215f2b44fc8f5324c6d7ed8150Durant leads US to second exhibition rout, 106-57 over Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf5e80c460644969b5d3dfe8c3b91e4dMon, 25 Jul 2016 03:25:00 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Just two games into the U.S. basketball team's pre-Olympic tour, coach Mike Krzyzewski already sees the start of something big.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf5e80c460644969b5d3dfe8c3b91e4dBreaking down the gender stereotypes in kids' clothinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e167f55917845b78e49a86234f48f72Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:01:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pink for girls. Truck motifs for boys. A growing number of parents want to get outside those parameters when it comes to dressing their kids.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e167f55917845b78e49a86234f48f72AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/757edc06196948e7b6f4af2e80adb6c5Mon, 25 Jul 2016 04:00:33 GMTWith the start of the Olympics fast approaching, questions about security in host city Rio de Janeiro got more attention this past week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/757edc06196948e7b6f4af2e80adb6c5The Latest: Meeting starts between ASEAN and Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef54ea813c2d4fec9d92bc20795c900bMon, 25 Jul 2016 03:37:37 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef54ea813c2d4fec9d92bc20795c900bMMA promoter ONE Championship targets rapid China expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97af273059464ba6ab79c2fda83ef40eMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:27:27 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — ONE Championship, the leading mixed martial arts promoter in Asia, plans on more than doubling its number of events in China next year as it uses a fresh injection of funds to target major expansion in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97af273059464ba6ab79c2fda83ef40eSkydiver missing after jump in Oklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1030ee42030547f3ad30af33b17e129cMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:01:42 GMTCUSHING, Okla. (AP) — Crews in Oklahoma are searching for a missing skydiver whose parachute has been recovered.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1030ee42030547f3ad30af33b17e129cThe Latest: SE Asia nations give watered-down China rebukehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/583e2d8077e44a2496152eeee7b3de7dMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:47:29 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting in Laos of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/583e2d8077e44a2496152eeee7b3de7dPunishing strike by resident doctors grinds on in Haitihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/757b9fe41f7f4418b88528ce13543f7dMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:44:19 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Empty halls buzz with flies. Rats scamper through the wards at night. The emergency room is empty except for four shackled prisoners, watched over by relatives and missionaries rather than medical personnel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/757b9fe41f7f4418b88528ce13543f7dJapan sees trade surplus in June as imports drop 19 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ae5430f6f8947e48ea7478f195388c5Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:07:21 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan posted a better-than-expected trade surplus in June, as imports fell nearly 19 percent, outpacing a more modest decline in exports.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ae5430f6f8947e48ea7478f195388c5Bavarian official: Ansbach attack suggests Islamist motivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fd181751315478db311c2dc28d2c57aMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:39:31 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — Bavaria's top security official said Monday that he believes a failed asylum seeker who blew himself up and injured 12 people in the southern German town of Ansbach was driven by religious extremism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fd181751315478db311c2dc28d2c57aASEAN makes last-ditch attempt at consensus on S. China Seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d12790c51c345b8a2618854df2372e4Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:14:14 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — Southeast Asia's main grouping made a last-ditch attempt to reach a consensus on countering China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea, but their deadlock appeared far from being resolved as minutes ticked by before a critical meeting with the Chinese foreign minister Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d12790c51c345b8a2618854df2372e4Farewell to VCRs: Japanese maker to shelve once-hit producthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e1dd79a512d4c4e8ab1e19d4f1bdd5fMon, 25 Jul 2016 04:37:07 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video cassette recorder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e1dd79a512d4c4e8ab1e19d4f1bdd5fGonzalez, Kendrick homer in Dodgers' 9-6 win over Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48466de7b9434d108fa931ea99795595Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:44:10 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers gave St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Mike Mayers one of the worst major league debuts ever.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48466de7b9434d108fa931ea99795595Johanna Konta tops Venus Williams for first singles crownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be881dce9faa4a658587cbea1dfdb0c8Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:29:25 GMTSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — As Johanna Konta pounded the ball from every spot on the court Sunday and rarely missed, there were moments Venus Williams could do little more than applaud her opponent's stellar day as winners whipped down the line and drop shots fell perfectly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be881dce9faa4a658587cbea1dfdb0c8DNC starts in Philadelphia with huge protests, high tempshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/861aaf4249854460b915a494df70ad30Mon, 25 Jul 2016 04:33:00 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia on Monday with much bigger demonstrations than the Republican convention and much higher temperatures, as the region copes with an oppressive heat wave.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/861aaf4249854460b915a494df70ad30The Latest: 4 dead in crash that involved Dallas Cowboys bushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b1584f3de044ed68c8fa976d828aaf8Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:56:23 GMTKINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal traffic crash in Arizona involving a Dallas Cowboys bus (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b1584f3de044ed68c8fa976d828aaf8Police: Man, likely attacker, dies in explosion in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b7d620717ac4beb9e160dfe014d5f0aMon, 25 Jul 2016 01:37:59 GMTANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A man was killed when an explosive device he was believed to be carrying went off near an open-air music festival in the southern German city of Ansbach, police said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b7d620717ac4beb9e160dfe014d5f0aThe Latest: Meeting between FMs from SE Asia and China endshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f58c8eaebb64f1aa3612c776cbec67fMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:14:37 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on the meeting in Laos of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f58c8eaebb64f1aa3612c776cbec67f