FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Jun 2016 12:32:13 -07:00The Latest: Oprah Winfrey to appear at Essence Festival, 30 Jun 2016 18:52:52 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the annual Essence Festival held over the July 4th holiday in New Orleans (all times local): ambassador: Carry out NKorea sanctions aggressively, 30 Jun 2016 18:56:46 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Countries need to step up enforcement of sanctions slapped on North Korea in March over ballistic missile tests aimed at furthering the Asian nation's nuclear ambitions, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Thursday. crisis, support grows for Puerto Rico statehood, 30 Jun 2016 19:21:48 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Porfirio Guerrero has grown increasingly frustrated as a decade-long recession has sapped business from his tailor shop in the Puerto Rican capital. He now feels the only way for the island to recover is to become a full-fledged part of the United States, a sentiment that is gaining force in the territory. serves a 'Nougat' to fans of its Android software, 30 Jun 2016 18:56:09 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google is serving a new morsel for fans of its Android software: The next version has been dubbed "Nougat," extending Google's tradition of nicknaming each overhaul of Android after a sweet food. Gate to buy cable channel Starz in $4.4 billion deal, 30 Jun 2016 18:32:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Film and TV studio Lions Gate is buying cable channel operator Starz in a deal worth $4.4 billion. urges owners of old Hondas to get air bags fixed, 30 Jun 2016 18:36:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is urging owners of 313,000 older Hondas and Acuras to stop driving them and get them repaired after new tests found that their Takata air bag inflators are extremely dangerous. Nashville soda shop hosts new USPS stamps launch, 30 Jun 2016 18:58:07 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The future seemed grim five years ago for a Nashville soda shop that has been serving up ice cream since the Great Depression. Faced with a rent increase, the Elliston Place Soda Shop hung a sign on the door: It would be closing for good. kills Israeli girl, 13, sleeping in her bedroom, 30 Jun 2016 19:21:14 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian youth sneaked into a fortified Jewish settlement in the West Bank on Thursday, broke into a home and stabbed to death a 13-year-old Israeli-American girl as she slept in bed before frantic security guards arrived and killed him.'s central bank raises key interest rate, 30 Jun 2016 19:20:05 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank has raised a key interest rate by half a percentage point as it tries to bolster the peso and avoid inflation. report: Israel, Palestinians must tackle peace barriers, 30 Jun 2016 18:43:51 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Seeking to revive Mideast peace negotiations, international mediators will call on Israel to urgently reverse settlement expansion, the Palestinian Authority to assert control over Gaza, and demand an end to "violence, terrorism and incitement," the U.N.'s Mideast envoy said Thursday. consider boosting funds to defend LGBT rights law, 30 Jun 2016 18:58:40 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers took steps Thursday to set aside a half-million dollars for the legal defense of a law limiting protections for LGBT people as a judge sought to streamline a cluster of lawsuits it has inspired. in History, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in History takes over security from UN; 1st time in 13 years, 30 Jun 2016 19:03:13 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Liberia is assuming responsibility for its security for the first time since civil war ended in the West African country 13 years ago, a move welcomed by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. show Pulse victims begged for help as bodies went numb, 30 Jun 2016 19:03:47 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Newly released emergency call logs show that victims of the Pulse shooting in Orlando pleaded with sheriff's deputies and dispatchers to save them as they described losing their breath and feeling their bodies go numb from their wounds. filed by some Prince claimants to become public, 30 Jun 2016 18:53:09 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge overseeing the legal proceedings about Prince's estate will allow documents filed by some claimants to become public. Paisley: West Virginia floods shocking, heartbreaking, 30 Jun 2016 18:37:27 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Brad Paisley said he's shocked and heartbroken by the destruction from deadly flooding in his home state of West Virginia. airport attack victims mourned, honored, praised, 30 Jun 2016 19:26:31 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — An adoring father of his four "princesses." A weeping bride-to-be, bent over her fiance's coffin. Two women looking forward to a few days' vacation with their husbands and their infant children. Victims of Tuesday night's attack at Istanbul's main airport have left behind mourning friends and relatives who are now struggling to deal with their loss. Here are some of their stories: says board unanimously rejects Mondelez takeover bid, 30 Jun 2016 18:44:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hershey says its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez and that the offer provided "no basis for further discussion." Latest: Symmonds has ankle injury, will skip track trial, 30 Jun 2016 18:41:02 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio): will testify in lawsuit over fatal Christmas fire, 30 Jun 2016 19:25:49 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A contractor who initially took the blame for accidentally starting a fire in Connecticut that killed his girlfriend's three children and her parents on Christmas morning in 2011 will testify in a wrongful-death lawsuit and turn over documents, his lawyer said Thursday. marks deadly Somme centenary at Westminster Abbey, 30 Jun 2016 19:02:02 GMTLONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is attending a service at Westminster Abbey on the eve of the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, one of the deadliest chapters of World War I. stock indexes extend rally to a 3rd day, 30 Jun 2016 18:29:01 GMTCompanies that make packaged foods and other consumer goods led a broad rise in U.S. stocks Thursday afternoon, extending a rally into a third day. Investors also continued to drive U.S. bond prices higher, a sign that some traders remain cautious about the possible ramifications of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. marks new holiday amid violence in Sinai, near Libya, 30 Jun 2016 19:11:45 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt celebrated the army's 2013 overthrow of an Islamist president with a new national holiday on Thursday, a day that also saw a series of deadly militant attacks in Sinai and clashes with smugglers near the nation's porous border with Libya. York architects to design Obama library in Chicago, 30 Jun 2016 18:27:22 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Barack Obama's presidential library on Chicago's South side will be designed by a New York architectural firm that designed the David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago. Latest: Good Samaritan tried to help slain woman, 30 Jun 2016 18:32:34 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on a murder-suicide that left a Las Vegas family of five dead (all times local): Latest: Radwanska saves 3 match points at Wimbledon, 30 Jun 2016 18:55:04 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local): tries to save woman from husband who killed 3 kids, 30 Jun 2016 18:22:43 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A good Samaritan could not save a Las Vegas woman screaming for help as her gun-wielding husband chased her from their home to two drug store parking lots in a chaotic murder-suicide that left a family of five dead, authorities said Thursday. Latest: Senate president troubled by abortion ruling, 30 Jun 2016 19:17:12 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on a judge blocking Indiana's law banning abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities (all times local): Latest: Lewandowski scores for Poland against Portugal, 30 Jun 2016 19:09:20 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local): ask judge to halt execution for Georgia inmate, 30 Jun 2016 19:27:20 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Lawyers for a Georgia inmate with an execution date looming are asking a judge to let a jury determine whether the man is ineligible for execution because of intellectual disability. Gore's daughter among 23 arrested in pipeline protest, 30 Jun 2016 18:53:33 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore's daughter was among 23 people arrested during a protest of a pipeline under construction, organizers say. return: Crystal Pepsi coming back to shelves for summer, 30 Jun 2016 18:39:11 GMTPURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — PepsiCo is bringing back the 1990s this summer with an eight-week release of Crystal Pepsi, one of the iconic beverages of that decade. officials hunt for bear that killed mountain-biker, 30 Jun 2016 19:23:07 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife officials set traps, installed wilderness cameras and scouted the woods by helicopter Thursday for the bear that attacked and killed a U.S. Forest Service employee as he rode a mountain bike along a trail outside Glacier National Park. to Jupiter: NASA spacecraft nears planet rendezvous, 30 Jun 2016 19:07:37 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jupiter takes center stage with the arrival next week of a NASA spacecraft built to peek through its thick, swirling clouds and map the planet from the inside out. Indiana must list both moms for children of lesbians, 30 Jun 2016 19:03:20 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has ordered Indiana to list both spouses in lesbian marriages as parents on their children's birth certificates and end what she calls its "discriminatory" practice of listing only the birth mother. look at wildfires burning across the US West, 30 Jun 2016 19:06:36 GMTA look at wildfires burning in the West and the aftermath of earlier blazes: Latest: Michael Phelps celebrates 31st birthday in pool, 30 Jun 2016 18:57:19 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio): Latest: Pence foe calls Indiana abortion law misguided, 30 Jun 2016 18:59:13 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on a judge blocking Indiana's law banning abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities (all times local): agency clears employees in 4 shooting incidents, 30 Jun 2016 19:24:27 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection found that employees acted properly when they fired guns in four incidents dating back to 2012 — including two that left two people dead. Teen who killed superintendent with car was on phone, 30 Jun 2016 18:58:52 GMTROBBINSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey high school student was talking on her cellphone while driving when she struck and killed her school district's superintendent when he was jogging. by job: Farmers, lumberjacks, fisherman top list, 30 Jun 2016 19:01:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Farmers, lumberjacks and fishermen kill themselves most often, according to a large new study of workers in the U.S. that showed enormous differences of suicide rates across jobs.'s basketball team continues to honor Olympic pioneers, 30 Jun 2016 18:27:36 GMTWhen USA Basketball hands out jerseys to members of its national women's basketball team before they attempt to win a sixth straight Olympic gold medal at the Rio Games, it will also provide them with a history lesson. LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failure, 30 Jun 2016 18:32:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after the Supreme Court sent his immigration policy into legal limbo, President Barack Obama huddled around a long conference table in the Roosevelt Room with disappointed activists. The president looked out at familiar faces, some teary. It had been a long and tough fight, Obama said, and he had taken some beatings — even from supporters who "whupped on me good." Latest: Vegas family had recent domestic violence call, 30 Jun 2016 19:28:54 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on a murder-suicide that left a Las Vegas family of five dead (all times local): captain's son indicted on terror charges in bomb plot, 30 Jun 2016 19:09:32 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A Boston police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus in support of the Islamic State group has been indicted on terrorism charges. task force to study marijuana legalization, 30 Jun 2016 19:07:24 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada is launching a task force to study the regulation of recreational marijuana ahead of a legalization measure the government plans to send to parliament in the Spring of 2017., Phelps set up lone showdown at US Olympic trials, 30 Jun 2016 18:34:38 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Longtime rivals Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps set up their lone showdown at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials by qualifying first and second in the 200-meter individual medley Thursday. accused of keeping sex slaves in semi pleads guilty, 30 Jun 2016 18:53:17 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah trucker accused of keeping women as sex slaves in his semi-trailer as he drove across the country struck a plea deal with federal prosecutors Thursday, days before his trial was set to begin. ends ban on transgender troops in military, 30 Jun 2016 19:06:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Transgender people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, the Pentagon announced Thursday, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. says its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez and that it provided "no basis for further discussion.", 30 Jun 2016 18:28:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hershey says its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez and that it provided "no basis for further discussion."