FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:21:20 -07:00Senate voting on Planned Parenthood, prelude to fall battlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cef55b1a9d24c3f91ae4e846e4520efMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:44:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans accused Planned Parenthood of "disdain for human dignity" as the Senate pushed toward a Monday vote on halting federal funds for the organization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cef55b1a9d24c3f91ae4e846e4520efWhale appears alongside yachts in luxury Argentine areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/771686de98ba4b739bb26260bb274880Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:57:53 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A whale appeared in the marina of one of Buenos Aires' most exclusive neighborhoods Monday, periodically surfacing alongside luxury yachts while hundreds of onlookers tried to capture the moment with smartphones.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/771686de98ba4b739bb26260bb274880Ex-broadcaster Craig James sues Fox Sports over firinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2be8c0f41c544f8a7365d160364a4d9Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:56:01 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Former college football television analyst Craig James on Monday filed a religious discrimination lawsuit against Fox Sports that contends he was fired because he had expressed opposition to gay marriage during a failed run for the U.S. Senate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2be8c0f41c544f8a7365d160364a4d9Judge: St. Louis residents don't need vote on stadium fundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd7a6cafd3df4c6fa143ca3f3a74dff2Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:26:33 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The effort to build a new riverfront football stadium in St. Louis got a big boost Monday when a judge ruled that approval from city voters is not necessary to use city tax money for the project.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd7a6cafd3df4c6fa143ca3f3a74dff2Book deal boosts net worth of GOP 2016 candidate Ted Cruzhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6d5bf1bceb544cb943ede0d64267a86Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:12:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new financial disclosure from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz estimates the Republican presidential candidate is worth between $2 million and $4.5 million, aided by an advance of roughly $319,000 for his best-selling memoir.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6d5bf1bceb544cb943ede0d64267a86Holmes jury keeps execution as option as sentencing advanceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b76f1f78e0724df3b4c79b363367d174Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:05:43 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors on Monday moved one step closer toward sentencing James Holmes to death for his Colorado movie theater attack, taking less than three hours to reject arguments that the former neuroscience student's mental illness means he should not die.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b76f1f78e0724df3b4c79b363367d174Reba McEntire, Narvel Blackstock announce separationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84043314513f48fa8c2abb673ab07491Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:03:58 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country superstar Reba McEntire and her husband and manager Narvel Blackstock announced they are separating after 26 years of marriage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84043314513f48fa8c2abb673ab07491Former President Jimmy Carter undergoes liver operationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdc00c42cbdd412d84ad59b7adcd5fd5Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:11:28 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter is expected to make a full recovery after having an operation Monday to remove a small mass in his liver, according to a spokeswoman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdc00c42cbdd412d84ad59b7adcd5fd5Q&A: A look at the indictment of Texas' attorney generalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57a99052e4e5400e9adb8bd6c4694dd2Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:48:35 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was indicted Monday on three felony counts of securities fraud. Here's a closer look at what the case against him means.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57a99052e4e5400e9adb8bd6c4694dd2Figures on government spending and debthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83abfb3130544e86963b6a4e1ec4ac48Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:36:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83abfb3130544e86963b6a4e1ec4ac48Box office top 20: 'Mission: Impossible' nets $55.5 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68a3e3da019c41f9807dc31ebd26c6d1Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:13:40 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation" coasted to the top of the box office in its first weekend in theaters, collecting a solid $55.5 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68a3e3da019c41f9807dc31ebd26c6d1Price dominant in Toronto debut, Jays beat Twins 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7752a0e361b141f183aa9a80d839258dMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:14:00 GMTTORONTO (AP) — David Price was blown away by the reception he got in his Toronto debut.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7752a0e361b141f183aa9a80d839258dMan shot to death awaiting court appearance in Mississippihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d27da06d7720426dbfa982bb0116a79cMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:29:36 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — A man got out of his pickup, walked up to the defendant in a drug-dealing case and fatally shot him in the chest, then set down his gun and surrendered as deputies confronted him outside a Mississippi courthouse Monday morning, law enforcement officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d27da06d7720426dbfa982bb0116a79cCreators of destroyed hitchhiking robot mull rebuildhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/592f7d091f164879906bd6350db62272Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:19:11 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Canadian talking and tweeting hitchhiking robot that met its untimely end in the United States over the weekend might be given another chance at life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/592f7d091f164879906bd6350db62272Man pleads guilty to killing 10-year-old son found in riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/904cec23186d40aa945588b5e77d8746Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:19:35 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man admitted Monday that he killed his 10-year-old son, saying he beat the boy in a fit of rage, then wrapped the child with duct tape and threw him in a river because he feared he'd get in trouble.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/904cec23186d40aa945588b5e77d8746Sheriff: Woman charged with killing her father and daughterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b82f24163cd480b9172fb3e8ea74f3eMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:40:34 GMTLAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — A 25-year-old central Florida woman told detectives that she acted in self-defense when her father and 6-year-old daughter were fatally stabbed, according to an arrest affidavit released Monday, but detectives aren't buying her story and she's facing two counts of first-degree murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b82f24163cd480b9172fb3e8ea74f3eTyson Foods and NextEra are big market movershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36a4eaf0306243c183777705194aa321Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:31:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36a4eaf0306243c183777705194aa321Your mutual fund may have Greek stocks, but just a smidgenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6814dd1fe0743339ce3e5747d983a36Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:13:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Yes, your mutual fund may own some Greek stocks. No, most likely not a lot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6814dd1fe0743339ce3e5747d983a36Bills offensive line coach Kromer joins team at camphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4644dd3009b4370aba5f44ad33f946aMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:19:29 GMTPITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer has rejoined the team in time for its night practice at training camp, coach Rex Ryan says.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4644dd3009b4370aba5f44ad33f946aThe Latest: Residents say California wildfire spread fasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf7f22106ade43409c85cb4c2a1d5764Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:07:45 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The latest on wildfires burning in California:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf7f22106ade43409c85cb4c2a1d5764Former Pennsylvania Sen. Richard Schweiker dies at 89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d04947e1be4d407ebfeac1c1d58f54a0Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:47:15 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Pennsylvania Sen. Richard S. Schweiker, a liberal Republican who was the vice presidential candidate in Ronald Reagan's unsuccessful 1976 campaign and later served in his Cabinet, has died. He was 89.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d04947e1be4d407ebfeac1c1d58f54a0Packers TE Quarless loses daughter at birthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e53bfcd9b741569580f829ca54e756Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:35:04 GMTGREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless revealed Monday he missed the first two days of training camp because his daughter died at birth last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e53bfcd9b741569580f829ca54e756UN states set goal to end poverty, hunger in next 15 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be97a7980d8a418ba6c9d816e0f73d34Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:08:00 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The 193 member states of the United Nations have reached agreement on a new development agenda for the next 15 years that calls for eradicating poverty and hunger, achieving gender equality, improving living standards and taking urgent action to combat climate change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be97a7980d8a418ba6c9d816e0f73d34GM ignition switch deaths, injuries total 398http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0c345410fd7489c9e2eb7d8934a9ed6Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:41:00 GMTDETROIT (AP) — General Motors' faulty ignition switches were responsible for at least 124 deaths and 274 injuries, according to a fund set up to compensate victims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0c345410fd7489c9e2eb7d8934a9ed6The Latest: Victim wants death for Holmes but also closurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7692f98658a342158fe1ecf5dbcd76c8Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:14:19 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7692f98658a342158fe1ecf5dbcd76c8Prosecutor: White officer panicked before shooting black manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833345faf93d4112bf24bc0a912179d8Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:12:33 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A white Charlotte police officer on trial for the on-duty killing of a black man panicked and didn't identify himself or give any commands before shooting 12 times at the agitated man seeking help in an unfamiliar neighborhood after a car crash, a prosecutor said during opening statements Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833345faf93d4112bf24bc0a912179d8GOP face off in early-state forum is also a debate previewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81270300234645c8bc275c92dd9915d9Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:18:25 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faces off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81270300234645c8bc275c92dd9915d9How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bc84700a82e4efaba7eac8eabe70f53Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:53:22 GMTU.S. stocks dropped on Monday as energy companies slid along with the price of oil. Crude fell to the lowest level since March on signs that supplies remained ample as demand was expected to weaken.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bc84700a82e4efaba7eac8eabe70f53Mexico City mayor vows full probe of journalist slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fae6b419c3734ca2acdd3e2041c1b159Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:48:42 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City's mayor said Monday that no expense will be spared and no line of investigation ignored in the hunt for the killers of four women and a photojournalist, who had fled the state where he worked fearing for his safety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fae6b419c3734ca2acdd3e2041c1b159Puerto Rico confirms it failed to make $58M debt paymenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56eab8831e5f412da2ecac6fec8b92c1Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:36:10 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The government of Puerto Rico has confirmed that it failed to make a $58 million debt payment that was due Saturday, a significant escalation of the debt crisis facing the U.S. island territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56eab8831e5f412da2ecac6fec8b92c1Suspect in blast near NAACP office pleads guilty to arsonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e09e92984a94897bead7c3fd3bdd474Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:41:21 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A man who set off a small explosion near the NAACP office in Colorado Springs pleaded guilty Monday to arson under an agreement with prosecutors, saying he was not targeting the nation's oldest civil rights organization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e09e92984a94897bead7c3fd3bdd474Coroner: Ohio motorist shot by cop had bottle of fragrancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd58be01d3dd4c43bbf6c70415bf7c4eMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:00:02 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A bottle held up by a motorist during a traffic stop before he was fatally shot by a University of Cincinnati police officer apparently contained a fragrance, not alcohol, a coroner said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd58be01d3dd4c43bbf6c70415bf7c4eUS manufacturing growth slows in Julyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98b71c63b9a540c2a7f96c20cb6fdc56Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:12:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories were a little less busy last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98b71c63b9a540c2a7f96c20cb6fdc56Obama power plant rules spark 2016 fight over climate changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c06b29229c74dfabc55953e88d8298bMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:07:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's sweeping new power plant regulations are thrusting the divisive debate over climate change into the race for the White House, with candidates in both parties seeing an opportunity to capitalize.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c06b29229c74dfabc55953e88d8298bIndiana medical software company hack affected 3.9M peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ceaec2a57d543feb8689acb814a5f28Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:59:15 GMTFORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana medical software company has reported the private information of 3.9 million people nationwide was exposed when its networks were hacked earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ceaec2a57d543feb8689acb814a5f28Jeb Bush unveils border security, immigration reform planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d67991de47d48ffb78993a8219a4705Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:10:26 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Jeb Bush outlined plans Monday to improve security of the nation's borders and enforcement of its existing immigration laws, calling both a requirement before any president could begin to address the status of the estimated 11 million people living in the country illegally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d67991de47d48ffb78993a8219a4705Special Olympics athlete vanishes after another found safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70eb4f0fc3b94b3fb8cba176161f7bf4Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:52:40 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A search is underway for an autistic teenage Special Olympics athlete who vanished from Los Angeles International Airport early Monday, just hours after another missing competitor turned up safe 350 miles away in Northern California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70eb4f0fc3b94b3fb8cba176161f7bf4US stocks drop, led by another fall in the energy sectorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7980941ec32439f9eabf88034f37583Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:50:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Another bad day for the energy sector pulled down stocks on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7980941ec32439f9eabf88034f37583Faith holds at New Mexico churches hit by outside blastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5504155ef4ba41188149b96860f30edfMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:34:19 GMTA New Mexico church service was set to start when the mailbox exploded near the office entrance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5504155ef4ba41188149b96860f30edfFeds charge 3 men accused of prepping for martial lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/550b316b3b5b477fa63d2b1ad4a8de3dMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:10:18 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Three North Carolina men fearing a government takeover and martial law stockpiled weapons, ammunition and tactical gear while attempting to rig home-made explosives, according to charges announced by the Justice Department on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/550b316b3b5b477fa63d2b1ad4a8de3dAmnesty report blasts police killings in Rio de Janeirohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa71e2358e23430a9871763dd8d9905fMon, 03 Aug 2015 21:14:01 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro's police force operates with "total impunity," targeting mostly young, mostly black and mostly poor people in the Olympic city's violent slums for extrajudicial executions, Amnesty International alleged in a report Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa71e2358e23430a9871763dd8d9905fWoman accused of hiring hit man to kill ex gets probationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fc2098c56cb4546bade3166b3a7d961Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:39:51 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A woman charged with hiring a hit man to kill her ex-husband during a child custody dispute in Connecticut has been sentenced to five years of probation in a plea deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fc2098c56cb4546bade3166b3a7d961UFC's Ronda Rousey to star in biopic based on her memoirhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a858260094bf427b94827116833c231bMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:28:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fresh off her knockout win, Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Ronda Rousey is headed to the big screen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a858260094bf427b94827116833c231bDelta says it's banning shipment of hunting 'trophies'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c531fef5037042f9995b28d01c69dc66Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:12:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Delta Air Lines had a major change of heart about shipping hunting trophies, announcing Monday afternoon that it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c531fef5037042f9995b28d01c69dc66Report: US-led strikes in Iraq, Syria killed 459 civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959cf57d67794bd6aad3ea62df59f40dMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:43:39 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 459 civilians over the past year, a report by an independent monitoring group said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959cf57d67794bd6aad3ea62df59f40dUS-China nuclear agreement passes congressional reviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32b7c17da4db453ab46d4931ab226ed3Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:31:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An agreement allowing American involvement in China's civilian atomic industry is set to be renewed for 30 years despite some stiff criticism from lawmakers over the Asian nation's record on nuclear proliferation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32b7c17da4db453ab46d4931ab226ed3US stocks drop, led by fall in energy stockshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87df996c15564e5bbcfd56d69995b6caMon, 03 Aug 2015 20:03:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing lower as energy companies slide along with the price of crude oil.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87df996c15564e5bbcfd56d69995b6caThe Latest: Colorado theater jury to hear from familieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c6fed592291476798630330594ab2e5Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:07:21 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c6fed592291476798630330594ab2e5Officer's killing occurred near area with history of crimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fdf4d68ad7435aa55c428ddfe367b1Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:41:06 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Residents along a street where a police officer was gunned down said their block has been for years a quiet oasis amid the troubled neighborhood around them, where gunshots cut through the night and people are afraid to go outside after dark.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fdf4d68ad7435aa55c428ddfe367b1Chile poll: Bachelet's approval rating at new lowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfad1652f52443abb1c58a6c559b7ba5Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:18:28 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The approval rating of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet is at its lowest level since she returned to the office last year, a poll said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfad1652f52443abb1c58a6c559b7ba5