FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Jul 2016 04:32:27 -07:00Analysis: China emerges more muscular after ASEAN meetings, 27 Jul 2016 10:28:20 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — Daring to take on China in a territorial dispute in the South China Sea, the Philippines went to an international tribunal for justice, and won big. But it turned out to be a pyrrhic victory. in Poland readying to welcome Pope Francis, 27 Jul 2016 11:03:14 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Security was high Wednesday as groups of cheerful young pilgrims from around the globe gathered in the streets of Krakow, in southern Poland, just hours before Pope Francis arrives to join World Youth Day, a major gathering of Catholics. Philippine leaders, often rivals, unite to discuss China, 27 Jul 2016 10:35:20 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The new Philippine leader on Wednesday gathered four past presidents, most of whom have been politically at odds with one another, to discuss a unifying worry: their country's territorial disputes with China. rescue 46 people from sinking boat off Alaska islands, 27 Jul 2016 09:49:13 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two ships brought 46 people to safety after they abandoned their sinking fishing boat and boarded life rafts off Alaska's Aleutian Islands. gets 20 years to life for shooting at 2 NYPD officers, 27 Jul 2016 11:08:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A 57-year-old former soldier who prosecutors say was disguised in a fake beard when he shot at two New York City police officers in 2011 has been sentenced to 20 years to life in state prison. replaces chief technical officer halfway into season, 27 Jul 2016 10:54:27 GMTMARANELLO, Italy (AP) — Ferrari's technical director James Allison has left the team in what was described as a joint decision following a disappointing first half of the Formula One season during which Ferrari failed to win a race. Korea investigates Samsung boss prostitution allegations, 27 Jul 2016 10:31:01 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors have started investigating allegations that ailing Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee bought sex from prostitutes several times between 2011 and 2013. appoints Frenchman Barnier as Brexit negotiator, 27 Jul 2016 09:34:42 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has appointed Frenchman Michel Barnier to lead to the negotiations on Britain's exit from the union once London decides to initiate the talks. unhappy atomic-bomb park is 'Pokemon Go' site, 27 Jul 2016 09:57:03 GMTTOKYO (AP) — "Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are displeased. to appeal US court's ruling to pay $793M damages, 27 Jul 2016 11:09:17 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German solar panel-maker SolarWorld says it is appealing a U.S. court's ruling ordering it to pay $793 million in damages to Michigan-based supplier Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. Parish deputy shoots, kills robbery suspect, 27 Jul 2016 10:21:11 GMTMETAIRIE, La. (AP) — A sheriff's office says a man has been shot and killed by deputies outside New Orleans. suicide bomb kills 6; province takes on militants, 27 Jul 2016 11:18:57 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber targeted a police checkpoint in a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least six people. South of the Iraqi capital, a provincial council approved a decision allowing authorities to demolish homes of convicted militants and banish their families from the province. $3 million lottery winner bought, sold meth, 27 Jul 2016 09:34:06 GMTBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man who reportedly used part of his $3 million in lottery winnings to deal drugs has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking and firearm charges. Philadelphia man, 34, charged in fatal hit-and-run, 27 Jul 2016 11:00:07 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia say a 34-year-old man has been charged in a hit-and-run crash that left a 40-year-old mother dead and six other people injured, including her husband and young son. tops 2Q profit forecasts, 27 Jul 2016 11:23:03 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $3.45 billion.'s estimated jackpot hits $422 million, 27 Jul 2016 11:23:27 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The estimated Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize. Things to Know for Today, 27 Jul 2016 11:13:53 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: dad kills baby, shoots son before killing himself, 27 Jul 2016 10:44:07 GMTDANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's investigators say a man fatally shot his 1-year-old daughter and injured his 7-year-old son before killing himself during an argument with the children's mother along a South Florida road. stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statement, 27 Jul 2016 10:29:12 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stocks rose Wednesday after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced plans for a whopping 28 trillion yen ($254 billion) stimulus package. Investors were awaiting a policy statement by the Federal Reserve, as strong U.S. economic data raised questions over the likely course for interest rates. orders 47 newspaper journalists, executives detained, 27 Jul 2016 10:21:44 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Authorities on Wednesday issued warrants for the detention of 47 former executives or senior journalists of Zaman newspaper, allegedly associated with the U.S.-based Muslim cleric who the government says is behind Turkey's July 15 failed coup. France warns of drop in travel to France after attacks, 27 Jul 2016 09:38:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — Air France, facing a strike by cabin crew at the height of the summer vacation season, is warning of pressure on its finances amid concerns about France as a tourist destination after a string of deadly attacks. say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp, 27 Jul 2016 10:55:45 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least two died from their injuries, witnesses and civilian leaders said. Lanka 6-1 at tea after dismissing Australia for 203, 27 Jul 2016 10:35:35 GMTPALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Spinners Rangana Herath and Lakshan Sandakan took four wickets each as Sri Lanka dismissed Australia for 203 in its first innings on the second day of the first cricket test on Wednesday. 70 protesters arrested at Minnesota governor's mansion, 27 Jul 2016 11:16:02 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul police say nearly 70 protesters have been arrested as officers cleared them from the street in front of the Minnesota's governor's mansion. denied service at restaurant outside DC, 27 Jul 2016 10:54:47 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A police department outside Washington says an officer was denied service at a local Noodles & Company restaurant. asylum hearings for 8 Turkish soldiers are postponed, 27 Jul 2016 09:46:41 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — A lawyer says the eight Turkish military personnel who fled to Greece in a military helicopter after the failed July 15 coup in Turkey have earned a postponement in the discussion of their applications for political asylum. Yemen story, 27 Jul 2016 09:54:56 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — In a story on July 26 about Yemen's dialysis centers reaching a breaking point, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Doctors Without Borders said import restrictions in Yemen are caused by the Saudi-led coalition waging war on Yemen's Shiite rebels. While rights groups have attributed Yemen's blockade to the coalition, the group has not directly linked the import restrictions to the coalition. state TV raises death toll from what it says was a twin bombing in the northern town of Qamishli to 44 killed, 27 Jul 2016 09:58:10 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state TV raises death toll from what it says was a twin bombing in the northern town of Qamishli to 44 killed. economy grew faster than expected in run-up to EU vote, 27 Jul 2016 10:58:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's economy grew faster than expected in the run-up to the vote to leave the European Union, official figures showed Wednesday — little consolation for a country that is already seeing business activity decline sharply as a result of the referendum's outcome. identify woman fatally shot on Alabama highway, 27 Jul 2016 09:38:20 GMTOPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Authorities have identified a woman who was shot and killed inside a moving car on an Alabama highway. in Armenia take paramedics hostage, 27 Jul 2016 09:33:25 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Police in Armenia say gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station for 10 days have taken an ambulance crew hostage after they came in to help the wounded following an exchange of fire with officers. PM wants plan for NATO multinational brigade, 27 Jul 2016 11:11:20 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's prime minister has asked ministers to present him with a plan for the formation of a NATO multinational sea and air brigade to be based in Romania. beats Street 2Q forecasts, 27 Jul 2016 11:17:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.03 billion. banks in focus as Europe shrugs off Brexit _ for now, 27 Jul 2016 09:48:42 GMTMILAN (AP) — About a month on from Britain's vote to leave the European Union, there's little evidence that economic activity across the continent has been derailed yet. slip has Muslims blazing mad at Fireman Sam, 27 Jul 2016 09:37:04 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Channel 5 has removed an episode of children's series Fireman Sam from its streaming site after a character appeared to tread on a page of the Quran. global sales up as Europe, China growth offsets US drop, 27 Jul 2016 11:01:05 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen says its global sales rose 5.1 percent in June compared with a year earlier, fueled by gains in China and Europe and bolstering its performance over the year's first half. Deliveries in the U.S. were down significantly. says it's behind attack that killed 44 in northern Syria, 27 Jul 2016 10:37:06 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A twin bombing struck a crowd in a predominantly Kurdish town in northern Syria on Wednesday, killing 44 people and wounding dozens more, Syria's state-run news agency and Kurdish media reported. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. media raise death toll from attack in north to 44, 27 Jul 2016 10:05:58 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's state-run news agency has raised the death toll from what it says was a twin bombing that struck a crowd in a predominantly Kurdish town in the country's north to 44 killed. Space Agency cuts radio link to comet lander, 27 Jul 2016 09:36:16 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency says it is switching off its radio link to the probe that landed on a comet, after receiving no signal from the lander for a year. asks IMF for a 3-year loan amid struggling economy, 27 Jul 2016 10:52:38 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian government says it's finalizing talks with the International Monetary Fund on a three-year loan program and is asking for $7 billion a year to finance its economic program. Marine Corps horse honored for Korean War valor, 27 Jul 2016 10:44:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — A U.S. Marine Corps horse who served during some of the bloodiest fighting of the Korean War has been posthumously decorated for bravery. dad drowns saving 3 daughters from rip current, 27 Jul 2016 10:50:16 GMTATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a father from Tennessee has drowned after trying to save his three daughters who got caught in a rip current off the North Carolina coast.'Pokemon Go' fans play in India despite no official launch, 27 Jul 2016 09:54:35 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — "Pokemon Go" has yet to officially arrive in India, but that's not stopping people there from playing the highly addictive online game. present problem in US qualifying for Ryder Cup, 27 Jul 2016 10:41:19 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Olympics has thrown another wrinkle into the golf schedule, this one affecting the American team for the Ryder Cup. Latest: IAAF rebuffs Russia's bid to overturn track ban, 27 Jul 2016 11:21:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): Roger Moore 'heartbroken' over death of stepdaughter, 27 Jul 2016 11:03:24 GMTRoger Moore has announced the death of his stepdaughter, Christina Knudsen. suicide bomber was ex-lawmaker, al-Shabab claims, 27 Jul 2016 10:27:53 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — The al-Shabab extremist group says one of the two suicide car bombers who struck in Somalia's capital on Tuesday was a former legislator. former PM opposes army's proposed constitution, 27 Jul 2016 11:28:13 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The head of Thailand's oldest political party has joined a growing chorus of voices opposed to a new constitution proposed by the military government.'s fencing team cleared to compete at Rio Olympics, 27 Jul 2016 10:34:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — Russian fencers has been cleared to compete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after the sport's governing body found no grounds to exclude any of the team for doping. allegations investigated against Samsung boss, 27 Jul 2016 11:04:06 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors said Wednesday that they have started investigating allegations that ailing Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee bought sex from prostitutes several times between 2011 and 2013.