FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Jul 2015 20:05:10 -07:00Wing part could help solve what happened to MH370, 31 Jul 2015 01:52:54 GMTSAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — A barnacle-encrusted wing part that washed up on a remote Indian Ocean island could help solve one of aviation's greatest mysteries, as investigators work to connect it to the Malaysia Airlines flight that vanished more than a year ago. Tigers get 16 hits and squeeze past Orioles 9-8, 31 Jul 2015 02:52:51 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-8 on Thursday night after shifting into rebuilding mode by trading two of their best pitchers. criticizes 'offensive' posts of NC elections appointee, 31 Jul 2015 01:16:46 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Republican Party officials said Thursday they were unaware of racially tinged social media posts by a man appointed to a county elections board and are urging him to step down. chief: 'Game of Thrones' could wrap after 3 more seasons, 31 Jul 2015 00:39:08 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Game of Thrones" fans, brace yourselves: The fantasy saga's end is perhaps just a few years away. Death toll 27 after truck hits religious procession, 31 Jul 2015 00:43:32 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The death toll rose to 27 on Thursday and authorities listed 149 others as injured after a truck lost control and slammed into a religious procession in a central Mexico town. police commander, 3 others killed in southern Mexico, 31 Jul 2015 01:28:49 GMTACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Men armed with rifles killed a police commander Thursday in the capital of the restive southern Mexico state of Guerrero, and officers pursuing the suspected attackers killed three people about two hours later, authorities said. Johnson says of Hulk Hogan: 'We've all talked trash', 31 Jul 2015 02:31:37 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Dwayne Johnson says he was disappointed when he heard about a tape of Hulk Hogan using racial slurs. defending champ John Isner advances in Atlanta Open, 31 Jul 2015 02:15:40 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner beat Radek Stepanek 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) on Thursday night in his opening match in the Atlanta Open. blazes thrust Northern California into fire season, 31 Jul 2015 01:37:30 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Triple-digit temperatures and gusty winds thrust Northern California into full-fledged wildfire season Thursday with several new blazes flaring up, forcing hundreds of people from their homes.'s Relativity files for bankruptcy with $681M owing, 31 Jul 2015 01:40:16 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Relativity Media, the struggling "mini major" Hollywood studio behind movies such as "Immortals" and "Mirror Mirror," filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday. governor to close Baltimore detention center, 31 Jul 2015 00:41:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland's governor announced plans Thursday to immediately shut down Baltimore's state-run jail, where inmates and guards ran a criminal conspiracy inside vermin-infested, 19th-century walls and thwarted decades of attempted reforms.' Richardson facing charges for resisting arrest, 31 Jul 2015 01:59:53 GMTFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson has already been suspended four games by the NFL for drug use. The New York Jets defensive lineman is now facing trouble with the law. officer pleads not guilty in traffic stop shooting, 31 Jul 2015 01:42:32 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a motorist during a traffic stop pleaded not guilty Thursday to a charge of murder and was ordered jailed on $1 million bail. traded to Astros after Mets deal falls through, 31 Jul 2015 01:53:07 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Astros have added another bat to their lineup as they make a push for the postseason, acquiring two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gomez from the Milwaukee Brewers. hits pair of 3-run HRs, Reds beat Pirates 15-5, 31 Jul 2015 02:56:02 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Brandon Phillips hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high seven runs on Thursday night, powering the Reds to a 15-5 victory that kept the Pittsburgh Pirates winless in Cincinnati this season. MSNBC cancels 3 daytime shows with liberal slant, 31 Jul 2015 00:47:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC said Thursday that it is canceling three of its afternoon programs, part of a network-wide shift to a straight news focus during the daytime hours.'s upcoming visit inspires anxiety in Philadelphia, 31 Jul 2015 02:27:00 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others are bringing in cots for workers to sleep. Taxi drivers, fearing onerous checkpoints and distant drop-off locations, are planning to stay home. Capsules, 31 Jul 2015 01:29:36 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday at the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag. open to more 'True Detective' despite Season 2 criticism, 31 Jul 2015 00:27:28 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — HBO would like a third season of "True Detective," despite criticism over Season 2 starring Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams and Taylor Kitsch. Programming Chief optimistic about David Chase series, 31 Jul 2015 01:32:51 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — It's been six years since HBO first announced that "Sopranos" creator David Chase has a new project in the works, and according to the network's programming chief, it's still happening. awards $47.8 million in NYC crane collapse civil case, 31 Jul 2015 00:35:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City jury on Thursday awarded $47.8 million to the families of two men killed in 2008 when a construction crane collapsed. vice premier, Kazakh prime minister head delegations, 31 Jul 2015 01:34:37 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov will head the Almaty delegation and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong will lead the Beijing team in the final presentations to the IOC ahead of the vote for the 2022 Winter Olympics. hoping history repeats itself with Elway, Manning, 31 Jul 2015 00:18:48 GMTENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Gary Kubiak sure has the blueprints. ship leaves Portland after oil drilling protest, 31 Jul 2015 02:51:02 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker that was the target of environmental protesters left Portland, Oregon, on Thursday bound for an Arctic drilling operation after a tense standoff ended with kayakers and activists who had dangled from a bridge to block its path. Sox rock Sale, win 8-2 to snap White Sox streak, 31 Jul 2015 02:58:03 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts and David Ortiz each had three hits, and the Boston Red Sox beat Chris Sale and the White Sox 8-2 on Thursday night, snapping Chicago's seven-game winning streak.'s Tsipras prevails over rebels at party meeting, 31 Jul 2015 01:03:59 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has defeated a bid by dissenters in his left-wing Syriza party to push for an end to bailout talks and an exit from the euro currency. debate hits Colorado's largest water utility, 31 Jul 2015 02:01:51 GMTDENVER (AP) — Colorado's largest supplier of public drinking water is in the midst of a debate over how much fluoride — if any — to put into its delivery system after the federal government announced new standards in April. says 14 million computers now running Windows 10, 31 Jul 2015 02:32:02 GMTPALO ALTO, California (AP) — Microsoft says its' new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download. occupies food warehouse of biggest private company, 31 Jul 2015 00:46:13 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's largest food distributor on Thursday denounced the government occupation of a Caracas warehouse amid accusations that the company is hoarding goods. Things to Know for Friday, 31 Jul 2015 01:00:23 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: calls describe harrowing scene after theater shooting, 31 Jul 2015 01:29:15 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The urgent call went out across a police radio only minutes after gunfire erupted inside a Lafayette movie theater: The suspect was inside an auditorium and had reloaded his gun. baseball card fetches $179,000 at auction, 31 Jul 2015 01:48:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card that's been in the same family for over 150 years has fetched over $179,000 at auction. to spend $9.1 million on seaweed cleanup, 31 Jul 2015 02:24:30 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they will spend about $9.1 million and hire 4,600 temporary workers to clean up mounds of seaweed that have accumulated in recent weeks along the Caribbean coast. accuses CVS of overcharging for generic drugs, 31 Jul 2015 01:47:28 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in San Francisco. executives were flying plane that ran low on fuel, 31 Jul 2015 02:20:06 GMTTwo executives with pilot licenses were flying the Allegiant Air jet that made an emergency landing at a closed airport because it nearly ran out of fuel. top Chinese general suspected of corruption, 31 Jul 2015 02:47:40 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has expelled a former top general from the ruling Communist Party over corruption accusations as President Xi Jinping's campaign to root out graft in the government and military churns onward. gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans, 31 Jul 2015 01:32:29 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday in the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag. allows parole for California school bus hijacker, 31 Jul 2015 02:57:50 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's governor is allowing parole for one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago., Beijing make final pitches ahead of '22 Olympic vote, 31 Jul 2015 02:41:09 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Kazakh city of Almaty and Beijing are making their final pitches to the International Olympic Committee ahead of the vote on the host city for the 2022 Winter Games. bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins, 31 Jul 2015 02:21:51 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leaders on Thursday. Fire Department dispatcher's license suspended, 31 Jul 2015 02:43:24 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself" before hanging up has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended. charity donors surge amid Hillary Clinton's campaign, 31 Jul 2015 02:21:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new list of donors to the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation shows a marked surge in donations and the numbers of contributors to the family charity in the first half of this year — at the same time that Hillary Rodham Clinton ramped up her campaign for the presidency. leaves Katy Perry's bid to buy convent in limbo, 31 Jul 2015 02:48:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry's dream of owning a hilltop convent near Hollywood is going to have to wait a while longer. seriously injured in Australian shark attack, 31 Jul 2015 02:54:22 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A surfer was seriously injured as he repeatedly punched a shark that mauled him off the Australian east coast on Friday, less than a week after a fatal attack, police and a witness said. Oil slick likely from natural seafloor seepage, 31 Jul 2015 02:09:36 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard officials say it will likely be a couple more days before they can definitively say what caused a miles-long oil slick to materialize off the Santa Barbara County coast this week, but an expert said Thursday it was more than likely the result of ocean-floor seepage. Cobain's family wants death-scene photos kept sealed, 31 Jul 2015 01:50:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago. hit 3 home runs, beat Royals 5-2, 31 Jul 2015 01:49:38 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Dioner Navarro hit a two-run home run, Russell Martin and Josh Donaldson added solo shots and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Thursday night. Kidnapping suspect's sister files claim vs. FBI, 31 Jul 2015 02:04:17 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — The sister of a man killed in the Idaho wilderness after he was suspected of kidnapping a teen girl and killing her mother and brother in California has filed a claim seeking $20 million from the FBI. Suspect in Montana shooting says victim laughed at him, 31 Jul 2015 00:54:44 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — An 18-year-old Wyoming man accused of robbing and shooting three members of a family after asking for roadside help told investigators he opened fire after one of the victims laughed at him, an FBI agent said in a court filing Thursday., Harang lead Phillies past Braves 4-1, 31 Jul 2015 02:18:02 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Domonic Brown homered and Aaron Harang snapped his losing streak at eight starts, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.