FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Aug 2016 21:34:17 -07:00Clinton defends foundation, says it has been transparent, 25 Aug 2016 03:38:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton defended her family's charitable foundation on Wednesday against criticism from Donald Trump, saying it had provided more transparency than her Republican rival's sprawling business interests. Solo suspended from national team for 6 months, 25 Aug 2016 02:19:06 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans' early departure from the Rio Olympics. farmers launch sting operation to stop elephant raids, 25 Aug 2016 02:54:52 GMTPANA, Thailand (AP) — To stop wild elephants rampaging through their crops, farmers in Thailand put up electric fences, burst firecrackers and even switched their crop from pineapples to pumpkins, which the pachyderms don't relish much. Nothing worked, so the villagers decided on Plan Bee. hands medals to Harper, throws out first pitch, 25 Aug 2016 02:37:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — One by one, swimmer Katie Ledecky handed her Olympic medals to Bryce Harper. Four gold medals and one silver from the Rio Olympics sat in the hands of the reigning National League MVP. Korea's Kim praises submarine launch test as a success, 25 Aug 2016 02:24:39 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Thursday that his country had achieved the "success of all successes" in launching a missile from a submarine, saying it effectively gave the country a fully equipped nuclear attack capability and put the U.S. mainland within striking distance. Latest: Trump won't address immigration in Phoenix, 25 Aug 2016 02:45:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): tourist dies of injuries after California car crash, 25 Aug 2016 02:53:32 GMTGROVELAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say one of three German tourists whose rental car crashed over a steep embankment after leaving Yosemite National park has died. to consider statement on North Korea missile launch, 25 Aug 2016 02:09:20 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council agreed at an emergency meeting late Wednesday to consider issuing a statement on the latest North Korean missile launch. on American University in Afghanistan leaves 7 dead, 25 Aug 2016 01:54:59 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An attack on the American University of Afghanistan has ended, a senior police officer said Thursday, after at least seven people were killed and more than 30 were wounded., Upton homer to lead Tigers over Twins 9-4, 25 Aug 2016 04:21:22 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Cabrera has been just what the Detroit Tigers expect in the middle of the order. Justin Upton is getting back to the player they hoped would deepen their lineup. oldest ever with 30 homers, but Red Sox lose to Rays, 25 Aug 2016 04:08:41 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The latest memorable night for David Ortiz ended badly for the Boston Red Sox., Hernandez homer as Phillies beat White Sox 5-3, 25 Aug 2016 04:01:54 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Battered in back-to-back games, the Phillies came out swinging this time. finds ship that was taken by disgruntled crew, 25 Aug 2016 03:17:15 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's navy said Thursday it has located a fuel tanker that was missing for a week after being taken from port by its disgruntled crew. prison on lockdown after 9 staff members assaulted, 25 Aug 2016 04:27:27 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Prison officials in Nebraska say nine staff members at the Lincoln Correctional Center have been assaulted by inmates who were refusing to return to their cells. tourists face detour for fire but landmarks open, 25 Aug 2016 02:30:49 GMTYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Some tourists heading to Yellowstone National Park during the busy summer season are facing an hourlong detour Wednesday as a wildfire in neighboring Grand Teton National Park kept a highway closed. in History, 25 Aug 2016 04:01:21 GMTToday in History timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel group, 25 Aug 2016 04:12:22 GMTKey developments in the half-century of hostilities between Colombia's government and the country's largest rebel movement, which have announced a peace agreement:'s late goal helps Sounders extend streak, tie Dynamo, 25 Aug 2016 03:26:57 GMTFRISCO, Texas (AP) — Nicolas Lodeiro scored in the fourth minute of stoppage time and the Seattle Sounders tied the Houston Dynamo 1-1 on Wednesday night to extend their unbeaten streak to five games.'s first self-driving taxis debut in Singapore, 25 Aug 2016 04:15:21 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis will be picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday. asking Clinton, Trump to stop campaigning on 9/11, 25 Aug 2016 04:26:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks. hits 30th homer, but Red Sox lose to Rays in 11, 25 Aug 2016 03:07:38 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Ortiz hit his 30th home run in the first inning, but the Tampa Bay Rays came back from a three-run deficit to beat Boston 4-3 in 11 innings Wednesday night and prevent the Red Sox from taking sole possession of first place in the AL East. shares waver in thin trading after Wall Street decline, 25 Aug 2016 02:58:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares wavered in thin but volatile trading in Asia on Thursday, following a bleak day on Wall Street led by declines in health-care stocks as outrage mounts over steep price hikes for Mylan's EpiPens. Investors are awaiting a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's on Friday. sought in killing of mother, kidnapping her 3 kids, 25 Aug 2016 02:02:29 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Three children kidnapped after their mother was killed in a remote area outside Los Angeles were found safe Wednesday as authorities continued to search for the couple wanted in connection with both crimes. helps Marlins snap Royals' 9-game winning streak, 25 Aug 2016 03:18:19 GMTMIAMI (AP) — When Jose Fernandez threw his final pitch of the night, he pulled up in pain, rubbed his right knee and limped to the dugout. Clinton defends embattled family foundation, 25 Aug 2016 02:50:52 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton said Wednesday that he's proud of people who have donated to the Clinton Foundation and the work the organization has done, as he waded into a dispute that Republicans are hoping will damage his wife's presidential campaign. hits milestone home run, Angels beat Jays 8-2, 25 Aug 2016 03:43:19 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Albert Pujols had a productive night at the plate and passed a former teammate on the all-time home run list, helping the Angels to a rare road win. Darvish homers, Rangers beat Reds 6-5 for 2-game split, 25 Aug 2016 02:46:44 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — One trip around the bases has Yu Darvish thinking more like a hitter. Solo suspended from US soccer team for 6 months, 25 Aug 2016 03:53:00 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans' early departure from the Rio Olympics. Manchin mum on EpiPen hikes by daughter's drug company, 25 Aug 2016 02:52:48 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin remained mum Wednesday as a pharmaceutical company run by his daughter faced mounting criticism for hiking prices on life-saving allergy injection pens. Latest: Aftershock jolts central Italy, 25 Aug 2016 04:26:24 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):, FARC rebels reach deal to end half-century war, 25 Aug 2016 02:19:46 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel group reached a historic deal Wednesday evening for ending a half-century of hostilities in one of the world's longest-running and bloodiest armed conflicts. EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decades, 25 Aug 2016 04:25:57 GMTWith Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement announcing an agreement on a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades., dos Santos lift Galaxy to 2-2 tie with Fire, 25 Aug 2016 02:59:01 GMTBRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Giovani dos Santos and Gyasi Zardes scored and the Los Angeles Galaxy tied the Chicago Fire 2-2 on Wednesday night., Giovinco help Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-1, 25 Aug 2016 02:16:31 GMTORLANDO (AP) — Jozy Altidore scored in the 86th minute, Sebastian Giovinco had two assists and Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-1 on Wednesday night. donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State, 25 Aug 2016 02:10:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president. Deaf man shot by state trooper was afraid of police, 25 Aug 2016 02:40:19 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A deaf man shot to death by a North Carolina state trooper after a chase was scared of police after several misunderstandings with officers, his brother said Wednesday. Park, home of Prince, opens for public tours Oct. 6, 25 Aug 2016 03:19:53 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Paisley Park, the private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for daily public tours starting Oct. 6, the trust company overseeing his estate announced Wednesday, and the company that runs Elvis Presley's Graceland will manage it. police: No serious injuries after Indiana tornadoes, 25 Aug 2016 03:40:46 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No serious injuries were reported after multiple tornadoes touched down Wednesday in central Indiana, tearing the roofs off apartment buildings, sending air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cutting power to thousands of people. college students rally against gun law with sex toys, 25 Aug 2016 02:41:32 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of University of Texas students waved sex toys at a campus rally during the first day of classes, protesting a new state law that allows concealed handguns in college classrooms, buildings and dorms. hit 3 HRs off deGrom, break loose to beat Mets, 25 Aug 2016 03:30:20 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter, Randal Grichuk and Stephen Piscotty homered off Mets starter Jacob deGrom, powering the St. Louis Cardinals past New York 8-1 Wednesday night. Latest: Clinton calls AP report on donors 'absurd', 25 Aug 2016 01:59:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):'s civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 247, 25 Aug 2016 04:27:50 GMTROME (AP) — Italy's civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 247. search for survivors in Italy quake that killed 159, 25 Aug 2016 04:01:10 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors Thursday from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble. The death toll stood at 159, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the thousands of vacationers in the area for summer's final days. no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa, 25 Aug 2016 02:57:10 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Joey Bosa's holdout turned ugly Wednesday when the San Diego Chargers pulled their contract offer to the first-round draft pick and said they'll restructure a new deal that would reflect him playing less than a full season. battling 35 large, uncontained wildfires in the West, 25 Aug 2016 02:28:22 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Thirty-five large, uncontained wildfires were burning Wednesday in the West, and firefighters were making initial attacks on another 112 new blazes to prevent them from spreading.'s president rushing plebiscite on deal with rebels, 25 Aug 2016 04:21:14 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's president is moving fast to hold a plebiscite on a landmark peace deal reached with leftist rebels, presenting to congress Thursday the full text of the accord that he says will end a half-century of bloody combat. police: No extremist motive found in hostel attack, 25 Aug 2016 02:47:20 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australian police were investigating whether a French man accused of fatally stabbing a British woman while shouting the Arabic phrase "Allahu akbar" had a romantic obsession with her, an official said Thursday., aiming to widen support, makes pitch to Hispanics, 25 Aug 2016 03:14:28 GMTTAMPA, Florida (AP) — Visiting a battleground state he can't afford to lose, Donald Trump promised Hispanics "a much better life" Wednesday in a Florida speech that continued his recent effort to soften his tone and broaden his support 11 weeks before the presidential election.'s streak ends, but Orioles hold off Nationals in 9th, 25 Aug 2016 04:09:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An attempted comeback forced Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton into a game that shouldn't have required him. Not long after, his perfect run ended. Kvitova tops Eugenie Bouchard in Connecticut Open, 25 Aug 2016 01:55:18 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two-time defending champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic advanced to the Connecticut Open quarterfinals, beating Canada's Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-2 on Wednesday night.