FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 04:32:27 -07:00Analysis: China emerges more muscular after ASEAN meetingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8b1dccadc9f4ae5b8ab563c51d4cbe6Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8b1dccadc9f4ae5b8ab563c51d4cbe6Pilgrims in Poland readying to welcome Pope Francishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cb4609c76a94f4c96a3c65610f91b1fWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cb4609c76a94f4c96a3c65610f91b1f5 Philippine leaders, often rivals, unite to discuss Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f106f3ff034549b1af26d32b18e5788fWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f106f3ff034549b1af26d32b18e5788fShips rescue 46 people from sinking boat off Alaska islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27ccfa3b4b974742b115095f2f4bbcceWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27ccfa3b4b974742b115095f2f4bbcceMan gets 20 years to life for shooting at 2 NYPD officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4e8746dd371430e8eaee4cdc4fd96b7Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4e8746dd371430e8eaee4cdc4fd96b7Ferrari replaces chief technical officer halfway into seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56c50cbcc04949e180f7aa0a250d46afWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56c50cbcc04949e180f7aa0a250d46afS. Korea investigates Samsung boss prostitution allegationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14234ca947d949348e582eac97711d76Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14234ca947d949348e582eac97711d76EU appoints Frenchman Barnier as Brexit negotiatorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/facc8e47d66d4db9b899ee8862827c06Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/facc8e47d66d4db9b899ee8862827c06Hiroshima unhappy atomic-bomb park is 'Pokemon Go' sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14d18f056ceb4cae9fdeb8ff198f21a4Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14d18f056ceb4cae9fdeb8ff198f21a4SolarWorld to appeal US court's ruling to pay $793M damageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65947c52e85b4293bd98a58c1a53f1a7Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65947c52e85b4293bd98a58c1a53f1a7Jefferson Parish deputy shoots, kills robbery suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca787dbcf17426bb560ece62013e7d1Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca787dbcf17426bb560ece62013e7d1Baghdad suicide bomb kills 6; province takes on militantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3d329204303499db3f6da1c9ba16000Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3d329204303499db3f6da1c9ba16000Prosecutors: $3 million lottery winner bought, sold methhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ebe5ea91304f5e99a9a96cfe92f2a4Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ebe5ea91304f5e99a9a96cfe92f2a4Police: Philadelphia man, 34, charged in fatal hit-and-runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3971ba1b31494c3baa2a4dec65aec79fWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3971ba1b31494c3baa2a4dec65aec79fCoca-Cola tops 2Q profit forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d442a0226c484ae7821676a4352231d2Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:23:03 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $3.45 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d442a0226c484ae7821676a4352231d2Powerball's estimated jackpot hits $422 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cff13af60484d409ebc014712b4d170Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cff13af60484d409ebc014712b4d17010 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c51d61f48084b84b1537cd4a61d3b0fWed, 27 Jul 2016 11:13:53 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c51d61f48084b84b1537cd4a61d3b0fFlorida dad kills baby, shoots son before killing himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3b7735700fe4b11a78f8447f461e1f0Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3b7735700fe4b11a78f8447f461e1f0Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb24b35590fd4869a368955ea601e221Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb24b35590fd4869a368955ea601e221Turkey orders 47 newspaper journalists, executives detainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a863737a8f94180aea568459ae8b2a1Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a863737a8f94180aea568459ae8b2a1Air France warns of drop in travel to France after attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/293390d197014860acd1dad33793fbaeWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/293390d197014860acd1dad33793fbaeWitnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b9edc427d2b46b0b730f7336b643bb8Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b9edc427d2b46b0b730f7336b643bb8Sri Lanka 6-1 at tea after dismissing Australia for 203http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2269f0d8adf4ec39cc73e71f94d8ba1Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2269f0d8adf4ec39cc73e71f94d8ba1About 70 protesters arrested at Minnesota governor's mansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31267765b5b74a10a53b90d4e47def17Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31267765b5b74a10a53b90d4e47def17Officer denied service at restaurant outside DChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faef2e623a9d4c9da412b90221249ca1Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faef2e623a9d4c9da412b90221249ca1Greek asylum hearings for 8 Turkish soldiers are postponedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8e0250eb6e44de18ffb56dd52ea6f8bWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8e0250eb6e44de18ffb56dd52ea6f8bCorrection: Yemen storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f8caf18f4d4eee8eb17bff3d108195Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f8caf18f4d4eee8eb17bff3d108195Syrian state TV raises death toll from what it says was a twin bombing in the northern town of Qamishli to 44 killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eadc6031c92e4a88bbf77e57643ac0e0Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eadc6031c92e4a88bbf77e57643ac0e0UK economy grew faster than expected in run-up to EU votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c9fa4b1bcb4c6f8796c3faafae7001Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c9fa4b1bcb4c6f8796c3faafae7001Officials identify woman fatally shot on Alabama highwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e17bb529e945cb99f5fdeb66c67c9cWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e17bb529e945cb99f5fdeb66c67c9cGunmen in Armenia take paramedics hostagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72c7397bdba04382b1df3f5ce9106ef1Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72c7397bdba04382b1df3f5ce9106ef1Romania PM wants plan for NATO multinational brigadehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fd6b17d05764bda8357c28f82dcae9eWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fd6b17d05764bda8357c28f82dcae9eComcast beats Street 2Q forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd422a4a39b42a1b3e04a3e45b0121bWed, 27 Jul 2016 11:17:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.03 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd422a4a39b42a1b3e04a3e45b0121bItalian banks in focus as Europe shrugs off Brexit _ for nowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d3d7dcc4f184caabb03e59761bd0365Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d3d7dcc4f184caabb03e59761bd0365Quran slip has Muslims blazing mad at Fireman Samhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7daa23aa4bce432e90dfb57ec5574638Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7daa23aa4bce432e90dfb57ec5574638VW global sales up as Europe, China growth offsets US drophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5e21de698ff4fb797a5b52de133719fWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5e21de698ff4fb797a5b52de133719fIS says it's behind attack that killed 44 in northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c65bfeb014d4fa68225441bb9a45148Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c65bfeb014d4fa68225441bb9a45148Syrian media raise death toll from attack in north to 44http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f880c8994a4540cda4ccaf6dc5729fb2Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f880c8994a4540cda4ccaf6dc5729fb2European Space Agency cuts radio link to comet landerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/538f592ea3644e94afeecda58ad63472Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/538f592ea3644e94afeecda58ad63472Egypt asks IMF for a 3-year loan amid struggling economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/604e94b600b6482b90fc2e2b3b051a9eWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/604e94b600b6482b90fc2e2b3b051a9eUS Marine Corps horse honored for Korean War valorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adbc27d2c8f04611ac9848d0ce8cc46aWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adbc27d2c8f04611ac9848d0ce8cc46aTennessee dad drowns saving 3 daughters from rip currenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bacab0dfa894d43b08fc4e02f711c9cWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bacab0dfa894d43b08fc4e02f711c9c'Pokemon Go' fans play in India despite no official launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dec855de9f0416c94543ee9b39030a5Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dec855de9f0416c94543ee9b39030a5Olympics present problem in US qualifying for Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4101b19e506643edb382bb86d3d439b6Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4101b19e506643edb382bb86d3d439b6The Latest: IAAF rebuffs Russia's bid to overturn track banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9308b076c6e44c28cdc27989efdf891Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:21:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9308b076c6e44c28cdc27989efdf891Actor Roger Moore 'heartbroken' over death of stepdaughterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f4bdec8aa14447aa0a18adbad4b1daWed, 27 Jul 2016 11:03:24 GMTRoger Moore has announced the death of his stepdaughter, Christina Knudsen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f4bdec8aa14447aa0a18adbad4b1daSomalia suicide bomber was ex-lawmaker, al-Shabab claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e432fe47eeb9428cbf388fd7e306849dWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e432fe47eeb9428cbf388fd7e306849dThai former PM opposes army's proposed constitutionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20ed7c6e2ca54f42b2251629fa12293dWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20ed7c6e2ca54f42b2251629fa12293dRussia's fencing team cleared to compete at Rio Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b48bb6c5fef479790a7bcee8ed4eef1Wed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b48bb6c5fef479790a7bcee8ed4eef1Prostitution allegations investigated against Samsung bosshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e59713ad6e74ec59d80d6b96ce1bf2fWed, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e59713ad6e74ec59d80d6b96ce1bf2f