FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:17:50 -07:00Convicted killer thought fellow escapee was slowing him downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5751c02d0fcb46fcaf79c79cbda92b03Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:30:27 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two convicted killers who staged a complicated prison break together and then spent more than two weeks roaming in thick New York woods finally split up when one man decided his companion was slowing him down, going their separate ways a few days before one was shot and the other captured, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5751c02d0fcb46fcaf79c79cbda92b03Mitch Moreland hits 2 homers as Rangers beat Orioles 8-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2107a8168d2649bc9a656a6e8ca24fc4Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:37:58 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit two of the Rangers' four home runs off Bud Norris, and Texas got another winning effort on the road from left-hander Wandy Rodriguez in an 8-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2107a8168d2649bc9a656a6e8ca24fc4Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan to retire after next seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13eb790455854d66b0fcd5b6c95bc552Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:20:28 GMTBo Ryan has been the fire-breathing face of Wisconsin basketball for 14 seasons, pushing the Badgers to never-before-seen heights.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13eb790455854d66b0fcd5b6c95bc552Buchholz pitches gem, Red Sox beat Blue Jays 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/159c93c17c97479c987baff624c6c9f7Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:03:40 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Clay Buchholz pitched eight strong innings to win his third straight start, Xander Bogaerts drove in two runs and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/159c93c17c97479c987baff624c6c9f7Duke Energy CEO getting pay raise year after coal ash spillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f8fdc7e49df4305bbfb120296cc88c0Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:30:41 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f8fdc7e49df4305bbfb120296cc88c0Man in wheelchair robs bank in New York, makes getawayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ff8704a22e4c608c6ac7b13ab6b76fTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:37:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It may not have been the fastest getaway, but police are searching for a man in a wheelchair who robbed a bank in New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ff8704a22e4c608c6ac7b13ab6b76fUN condemns fighting by Syria and rebels in Golan Heightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5def0662e9b414c8c643ac101205c57Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:59:43 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is condemning the fighting and use of heavy weapons by Syrian armed forces and opposition fighters in the area that has separated Syrian and Israel forces since 1974.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5def0662e9b414c8c643ac101205c57'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9322c184eabe4091a2c75f10bcdf2ac3Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:56:20 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9322c184eabe4091a2c75f10bcdf2ac3Mexico's Televisa drops Miss Universe after Trump remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a429d2979b2f4afeb2fe4f5fcce2ee70Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:50:13 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican media giant Televisa says it will no longer broadcast the Miss Universe Pageant or engage any other communication project with Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a429d2979b2f4afeb2fe4f5fcce2ee70Openly transgender swimmer at Harvard believed to be a 1sthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daab0b5d193847758040f9a586aea439Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:54:10 GMTCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Harvard athlete is believed to be the first openly transgender swimmer in the NCAA.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daab0b5d193847758040f9a586aea439Convicted killer thought fellow escape was slowing him downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da5270498ef64436b7cae3bae51ea847Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:22:35 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two convicted killers who staged a complicated prison break together and then spent more than two weeks roaming in thick New York woods finally split up when one man decided he'd make better time without the other escapee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da5270498ef64436b7cae3bae51ea847Men found shot, burning in Northern California diehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bba882c962f43349d53b32915d8a2a3Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:29:02 GMTROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Two men have died days after they were found shot in the head and burning alive in a rural part of Northern California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bba882c962f43349d53b32915d8a2a3Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b91b9ff895945c58406f696723edc82Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:00:36 GMTToday is Tuesday, June 30, the 181st day of 2015. There are 184 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b91b9ff895945c58406f696723edc82Jack Carter, brash comic, dies at 93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4999af63b4a34a119ca89f3810d9776aTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:10:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jack Carter, whose brash, caustic comedy made him a star in early television and helped him sustain a career of more than a half-century in TV, nightclubs, movies and on stage, died of respiratory failure at his Beverly Hills, California, home, a family spokesman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4999af63b4a34a119ca89f3810d9776aFire chief says blaze destroys historic stadium in Oregonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/217ae8156cad4d4f891a7a15dd08907aTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:19:08 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A spectacular fire destroyed Eugene's historic Civic Stadium on Monday evening and prompted the temporary evacuation of a two-block area, the fire chief said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/217ae8156cad4d4f891a7a15dd08907aAsia stocks bounce back but Greece uncertainty still loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b74769bd6694fca849df65c22f887f2Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:01:27 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets bounced back Tuesday, recouping some of the previous day's sharp losses, but investors remained worried the crisis in Greece could spread to other financially weak countries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b74769bd6694fca849df65c22f887f2A look at wildfire hotspots around the Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b153d55e1b640e9acbc7c9a698a2c48Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:06:50 GMTWildfires chased residents from neighborhoods in Washington state, where 24 structures burned, and in California, where flames raged uncomfortably close to a historic mission. In Alaska, rain helped suppress fire activity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b153d55e1b640e9acbc7c9a698a2c48Report gives harrowing detail of Nebraska prison 'rampage'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f014075503b46f19b485bb7e1d98ae1Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:14:51 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A deadly rampage by several hundred inmates at an understaffed Nebraska maximum security prison in May started when too many prisoners were allowed to leave their cells at once to get medication, according to an investigative report released on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f014075503b46f19b485bb7e1d98ae1Passenger sets self on fire on Japan bullet trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12a94f2ad96749b285c02010bab2a55cTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:56:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A passenger on one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains tried to set himself or herself on fire Tuesday, causing smoke to fill the carriage and forcing the train to stop, Japan's transport ministry said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12a94f2ad96749b285c02010bab2a55cGov. Cuomo: Inmates had sights on Mexico but ride backed outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34810e53ccc94b028eed783afb997ae8Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:49:29 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two convicted murderers who eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks planned to drive to Mexico after escaping prison but ended up walking toward Canada when their ride backed out — finally splitting up in their final days of freedom, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34810e53ccc94b028eed783afb997ae8Obama says proposal will make 5 million more eligible for OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f276500476c54ce9ac29bf60d6ff9685Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:30:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says too many Americans are working long days for less pay than they deserve because of outdated rules on overtime pay.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f276500476c54ce9ac29bf60d6ff9685Obama to propose making 5 million more eligible for OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d257d5e35de4458a706cb5917df9266Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:15:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will propose requiring overtime pay for workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week, three individuals familiar with the plan said Monday, more than doubling the current threshold and extending overtime protection to about 5 million workers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d257d5e35de4458a706cb5917df9266UN extends Darfur peacekeeping force despite Sudan protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b0d7687507a4673a8288ca90a0ce2d3Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:57:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council on Monday unanimously approved a one-year extension of the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Sudan's western Darfur region where conflict is intensifying, rejecting the Sudanese government's demand that the troops leave.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b0d7687507a4673a8288ca90a0ce2d3Rand Paul meets with Cliven Bundy on Nevada campaign stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf1f01f485c54f95a7608d662e88d602Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:56:05 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul met with southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy on Monday during a question-and-answer session in the town of Mesquite with about 50 supporters and activists interested in land rights.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf1f01f485c54f95a7608d662e88d602Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rockedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be84ad58a62e48c483e13b177e082cdfTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:46:19 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be84ad58a62e48c483e13b177e082cdfIndians' Cody Anderson has perfect game through 6 inningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69aa5d5495f24089953a250474cd08c5Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:03:23 GMTST. PETERSBUIRG, Fla. (AP) — Cody Anderson of the Cleveland Indians has a perfect game through six innings against the Tampa Bay Rays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69aa5d5495f24089953a250474cd08c5Japanese government says passenger on bullet train sets self on fire; 2 unconscioushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35932c842b294a038a5a9491312e3883Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:21:18 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese government says passenger on bullet train sets self on fire; 2 unconscious.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35932c842b294a038a5a9491312e3883Bush recalls removing Confederate flag from Florida Capitolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c84c10963434228a066b73055cea54dTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:20:17 GMTWEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Campaigning in South Carolina, where residents are still reeling from a white gunman's massacre of nine black churchgoers, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told voters Monday that he removed the Confederate battle flag from the Florida Capitol grounds in 2001 when he was governor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c84c10963434228a066b73055cea54dBen Polland leads PGA Professional Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51cf646814ed47af948870c0d4a1611eTue, 30 Jun 2015 00:57:55 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Polland shot a 3-under 67 on Monday on The Philadelphia Cricket Club's Wissahickon Course to take a four-stroke lead in the 48th PGA Professional National Championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51cf646814ed47af948870c0d4a1611eLucroy has 4 hits, 2 RBIs, helps Brewers down Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c90abfb1504548f0998997cdcaf9863aTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:57:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy had four of the Brewers' season high-tying 16 hits and drove in two runs, leading Milwaukee to a 7-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night in a matchup of the two worst teams in baseball.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c90abfb1504548f0998997cdcaf9863aIndians Cody Anderson loses perfect game in 7th inninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32fd82da67e64d6f8b9fcdc8666bb29cTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:17:24 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Cody Anderson took a bid for a perfect game into the seventh inning in his second major league start, and the struggling Cleveland Indians snapped a three-game losing streak with a 7-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32fd82da67e64d6f8b9fcdc8666bb29cPuerto Rico wants bondholders to postpone debt paymentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8749f53355e24b109c8b6bc3cc0dabc5Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:05:28 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The governor has called on creditors to postpone bond payments and restructure the U.S. territory's $72 billion in public debt as the government closes out its fiscal year Tuesday amid growing uncertainty about the island's economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8749f53355e24b109c8b6bc3cc0dabc5Liberian official says corpse tests positive for Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03b43061a0834862a6a3d2186a7fcb16Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:13:27 GMTMONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The corpse of a 17-year-old man has tested positive for Ebola in Liberia, but no other cases have been reported, the country's deputy health minister said late Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03b43061a0834862a6a3d2186a7fcb16Obama proposal would make 5 million more eligible for OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/231005246f2e426f8200fba9eb280073Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:07:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Salaried workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week would become eligible for overtime pay under a proposal President Barack Obama unveiled Monday, lamenting that too many Americans are working too many hours for less pay than they deserve.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/231005246f2e426f8200fba9eb280073Reds get up by 8 runs, hold on for 11-7 win over Twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b21f2c60669e49ab972fb894c66086d7Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:56:10 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Billy Hamilton scored three times in the first three innings to help Cincinnati open a huge lead, and the Reds held on for an 11-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b21f2c60669e49ab972fb894c66086d7Early, weighty choices in 'Frontline' doc 'Growing Up Trans'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31bcf97aed3c45979ff1c9f70eab621dTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:15:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "Growing Up Trans" explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever (and their parents) now experience it: a frontier of possibilities and unknowns, and a minefield of high-stakes choices for these youngsters as they also navigate the changes adolescence brings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31bcf97aed3c45979ff1c9f70eab621dSwedish woman gets $18M in sex harassment suit against bosshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a507f5262784f738131bd901eabe693Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:03:51 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a507f5262784f738131bd901eabe69310 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/630173dccc0e46058a0481412fa7ac2eTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:02:31 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/630173dccc0e46058a0481412fa7ac2eVols' Barnes: 'No legs' to Texas academic misconduct reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e359fc371f405b9be06b841bf35dcbTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:01:17 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e359fc371f405b9be06b841bf35dcbAP PHOTOS: In Peruvian valley, coca harvest means survivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26d2420fac6d4002bfb65fa05a55f234Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:55:51 GMTSAMUGARI, Peru (AP) — Just before sunrise, Raul Rua joins 15 others, including women, teens and children, for a half-hour walk to pick coca in the world's No. 1 coca-producing valley.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26d2420fac6d4002bfb65fa05a55f234La. court clerks get OK to issue same-sex marriage licenseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6234fe458ec14a5f97e3f8b7e90507ecTue, 30 Jun 2015 04:07:16 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two New Orleans men celebrated what apparently was the first same-sex wedding in Louisiana as the last holdout state began issuing licenses to same-sex couples after the historic U.S. Supreme Court decision that marriage is a fundamental right for all Americans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6234fe458ec14a5f97e3f8b7e90507ecNBC to Donald Trump: You're fired; Televisa drops pageanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e760f3e5ca4631961ca394ea3f35a1Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:47:28 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e760f3e5ca4631961ca394ea3f35a1Altuve helps Astros to 6-1 win over Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97c3426f41c54b09a01a28f583ed3c0bTue, 30 Jun 2015 03:31:37 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered to back a solid start by rookie Lance McCullers, and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97c3426f41c54b09a01a28f583ed3c0bThe next act: what happens now in Greece's dramahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/738103fd8b7b414f90b799397ed22eadTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:46:46 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Greece has entered the twilight zone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/738103fd8b7b414f90b799397ed22eadMike Trout powers Angels past Yankees 4-1 with bat and glovehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43ba06d74eae42cdbb42466adf950a06Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:02:02 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout and C.J. Cron homered, Albert Pujols and Kole Calhoun added run-scoring doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 4-1 Monday night for their fifth victory in seven games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43ba06d74eae42cdbb42466adf950a06Fight over gumbo spices leads to fatal stabbing in Floridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc937db87ab466a9612a788f39f6f97Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:11:31 GMTPANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Police say a fight over gumbo spices ended with the fatal stabbing of a Florida restaurant worker and former Florida State mascot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc937db87ab466a9612a788f39f6f97Indians' Cody Anderson loses perfect game bid in 7th inninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1db55e00c5e340e0b2c541441def94edTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:19:44 GMTST. PETERSBUIRG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay's Grady Sizemore homered with one out in the seventh inning, ending Cody Anderson's bid to pitch a perfect game in his second career start for the Cleveland Indians.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1db55e00c5e340e0b2c541441def94edCrashes in Alaska brought safety steps for tourism flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1d60da12a704909bd1964cc9bdd6f7fTue, 30 Jun 2015 01:12:00 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A federal agency installed weather cameras and took other steps in Alaska in recent years to aid the safety of sightseeing planes like the one that crashed last week and killed all nine people aboard, officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1d60da12a704909bd1964cc9bdd6f7fReddick, Davis, Butler homer for A's in 7-1 win over Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0402f14d987a40a19aee5dbb758d12aaTue, 30 Jun 2015 05:05:24 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Josh Reddick and Ike Davis hit two-run homers in the first inning to back seven scoreless innings from Kendall Graveman, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-1 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0402f14d987a40a19aee5dbb758d12aaWisconsin teen accused of killing parents pleads insanityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca4cd52141da4f7489de2a822828ad3eTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:12:37 GMTRHINELANDER, Wis. (AP) — A teenager accused of killing her mother and stepfather has pleaded insanity in a northern Wisconsin courtroom.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca4cd52141da4f7489de2a822828ad3e