FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Aug 2015 15:15:12 -07:00Firefighter died after being trapped in wind-fueled blaze, 01 Aug 2015 20:36:34 GMTALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A firefighter killed by a wildfire in Northern California was scouting the area when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday. Brady sharp in Patriots' first padded practice, 01 Aug 2015 20:03:41 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Two things were certain Saturday when the New England Patriots put on pads for the first time at training camp: The home fans sure do love Tom Brady, and the quarterback's suspension and court case haven't affected his accuracy. Hospital replacement opens Saturday in New Orleans, 01 Aug 2015 20:45:09 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ten years after the levees and floodwalls broke during Hurricane Katrina and flooded New Orleans, the Big Easy finally has a full-scale hospital again — a new Charity hospital. authorities restrict hunting after lion killing, 01 Aug 2015 20:46:14 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in an area where a lion popular with tourists was killed, and is investigating the killing of another lion in April that may have been illegal, the country's wildlife authority said Saturday.'Finding Your Roots' to return for season 3 after PBS probe, 01 Aug 2015 19:59:13 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Finding Your Roots" will return for season three, but whether the celebrity genealogy series that buried an uncomfortable fact about Ben Affleck's ancestor continues after that remains in doubt, PBS' chief executive said. Suarez wins pole for Xfinity race in Iowa, 01 Aug 2015 21:51:17 GMTNEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Daniel Suarez won the pole Saturday for the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at the Iowa Speedway. investigating Harman car radios after Fiat recall, 01 Aug 2015 18:53:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into Harman car radios following a recent recall of 1.4 million Fiat Chrysler cars and trucks due to a hacking vulnerability. still weighing Iran deal, but happy with Obama outreach, 01 Aug 2015 18:11:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Determined to secure support for the Iran nuclear deal, President Barack Obama is making inroads with a tough constituency — his fellow Democrats in Congress. News Guide: Death of Taliban leader roils Afghan politics, 01 Aug 2015 18:54:05 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban has confirmed the death of its reclusive longtime leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, after the Kabul government reported that he had been dead for more than two years. The move has led to a leadership crisis in the Taliban, as Mullah Omar's longtime deputy takes the helm over the objection of the former leader's relatives., FAA working on Gulfstream IV jet fail-safe problem, 01 Aug 2015 21:44:42 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The manufacturer of the jet that crashed on takeoff last year, killing the co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer and six other people, reports a problem with a fail-safe system. power company gave $1 million to pro-Bush super PAC, 01 Aug 2015 18:20:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The largest Florida corporate donor to a super political action committee backing former Gov. Jeb Bush's presidential run is NextEra Energy Inc., the company that owns electric utility giant Florida Power & Light. shoots 61 to take lead in 3M Championship, 01 Aug 2015 22:02:25 GMTBLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Defending champion Kenny Perry had a hole-in-one and matched the 3M Championship record with an 11-under 61 on Saturday to take a four-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's event. presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley visits Puerto Rico, 01 Aug 2015 21:42:48 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has become the first Democratic presidential candidate to make a stop in Puerto Rico this campaign as part of an effort to woo Latino voters. on possible extradition for dentist who killed lion, 01 Aug 2015 21:32:44 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Zimbabwe has called for an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international outrage to be extradited and face as-yet filed charges. But it isn't clear whether Walter James Palmer, a 55-year-old from Minnesota, can be extradited or, if so, can fight having to go back to the African nation. Palmer has said he relied on his guides to ensure the hunt was legal. hits 2 HRs, Royals beat Jays 7-6, 01 Aug 2015 20:42:44 GMTTORONTO (AP) — After a big win over the Blue Jays, it was slow jam time in the Kansas City Royals clubhouse. Seated around a table in the middle of the room, Kendrys Morales and Danny Duffy gave a spirited sing-along to Whitney Houston's 'I Will Always Love You." strike possible as contract deadline looms, 01 Aug 2015 20:04:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier. associates resume discussion about presidential run, 01 Aug 2015 22:06:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations during his son's illness and following his death earlier this year. But Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he will run or personally ask them to do any planning for a potential campaign, according to several people close to the vice president. insists officer fatally shot teen in self-defense, 01 Aug 2015 20:18:27 GMTSENECA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina police chief says he will not release the name of an officer who fatally shot a 19-year-old man in a Hardee's parking lot, insisting the officer acted in self-defense. CB DeAngelo Hall returns from 2 Achilles operations, 01 Aug 2015 19:51:49 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — No one around the Washington Redskins harbors doubt about whether DeAngelo Hall has the know-how and competitive spirit necessary to come back from two — count 'em, two! — operations on a torn Achilles tendon. case melts; teen sues Detroit district over arrest, 01 Aug 2015 21:36:15 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A teenager who spent nearly 40 days in custody before a judge cleared him of throwing a dangerous snowball is suing the Detroit school district, saying his rights were violated by a malicious prosecution.'s big day carries Red Sox past Rays11-7, 01 Aug 2015 21:19:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Travis Shaw hit his first two major league homers and went 4-for-4 with five runs scored and four RBIs to lead the Boston Red Sox past the Tampa Bay Rays 11-7 on Saturday. Moffat on 'Sherlock' special; how long series can go, 01 Aug 2015 21:13:10 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Sherlock" fans have grown familiar with the waiting game between TV seasons, but they may be encouraged that show-runner Steven Moffat says he could see it "going on for a long while." back on field but with a heavy heart, 01 Aug 2015 20:57:51 GMTENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Brandon Marshall is back on the football field, trying to replicate last year's breakout season despite two screws in his right foot and a heavy heart. killed, hundreds flee as California blazes burn, 01 Aug 2015 21:23:24 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as crews continue to battle the flames from the air and the ground. sues celebrity chef over canceled DC restaurant, 01 Aug 2015 18:26:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's organization is suing celebrity chef Jose Andres for backing out of a hotel project in Washington. Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility, 01 Aug 2015 19:04:41 GMTBALMA, France (AP) — A wing flap suspected to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Saturday arrived at a French military testing facility where it will be analyzed by experts. eagles 1st extra hole to reach match play semifinals, 01 Aug 2015 18:55:54 GMTABERDEEN, Scotland (AP) — Marc Warren of Scotland holed an approach shot from 59 yards for eagle on the 19th to beat Tyrrell Hatton in an action-packed quarterfinal at the Paul Lawrie Match Play on Saturday. becomes unresponsive, dies in Dallas County jail lobby, 01 Aug 2015 18:39:55 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Authorities say a panic-stricken man who dashed into a Dallas County jail lobby shouting that his wife was chasing him to kill him has died after being handcuffed and losing consciousness. Yemen prime minister visits war-torn city of Aden, 01 Aug 2015 18:35:15 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's exiled prime minister has visited the country's war-torn city of Aden, months after a Saudi-led airstrike campaign began against Shiite Houthi rebels there, authorities said. gets early start on 54th birthday celebration, 01 Aug 2015 19:37:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama got a head start on turning a year older. owner Kauffman wants consolidation with Ganassi, 01 Aug 2015 18:46:35 GMTLONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman said his purchase in a share of Chip Ganassi Racing was more about consolidation than a sign he's leaving the organization. Chargers recalled; door slam can make air bags inflate, 01 Aug 2015 18:22:28 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 322,000 sedans worldwide because side air bags can inflate if doors are slammed too hard. interviews Bush on wide range of topics, 01 Aug 2015 22:06:06 GMTMIAMI (AP) — In his first Spanish-language television network interview since launching his 2016 presidential campaign, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush fielded questions ranging from the upcoming presidential debate to Donald Trump, from Latin American foreign policy to his favorite music, and whether he had ever experienced discrimination. roams to Brazil with plan to beat Correia at UFC 190, 01 Aug 2015 18:16:33 GMTGLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Ronda Rousey is in charge now. The unbeaten bantamweight champion is the biggest star in the UFC, and she could have staged her next title defense anywhere in the world before she moves on to her next acting job or book tour stop or red-carpet appearance. in Zimbabwe doubts report of 2nd lion killing, 01 Aug 2015 21:49:17 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A lion researcher in Zimbabwe on Saturday cast doubt on a report of the shooting death of a male lion who was a companion of Cecil, a famous lion killed by an American hunter in early July. 4th NYC person with Legionnaires' disease dies, 01 Aug 2015 19:48:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City health officials say a fourth person with Legionnaires' disease has died in the Bronx amid an outbreak that has resulted in dozens of cases., others turn to McCain's town hall playbook in 2016, 01 Aug 2015 21:55:31 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn't have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn't have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away ice cream to drum up a decent-size crowd. wins pole, eyes another IndyCar victory at Mid-Ohio, 01 Aug 2015 20:52:37 GMTLEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Scott Dixon looks as dominant as ever at Mid-Ohio after winning the pole for the IndyCar race and setting a track record in the process. Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw', 01 Aug 2015 18:30:19 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. government reports Shining Path captives rescued, 01 Aug 2015 21:34:47 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian security forces rescued 54 adults and children, mostly members of the Ashaninka indigenous group, being held captive by Shining Path rebels in a remote jungle region, an official said Saturday. Custer wins ARCA Series race at Pocono Raceway, 01 Aug 2015 20:33:01 GMTLONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Cole Custer won his first career ARCA Series race, taking the checkered flag Saturday at Pocono Raceway. airport leads in number of guns found in bags, 01 Aug 2015 19:20:37 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say Atlanta's airport once again leads the nation in the number of guns found in carry-on bags. arrested after jumping barricade near White House, 01 Aug 2015 18:46:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says a woman was arrested after jumping over a low barricade in front of the White House. Texas AG indicted for felony securities fraud, 01 Aug 2015 22:08:29 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A special prosecutor says Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted on felony charges accusing the Republican of misleading investors before taking office.'Downton Abbey' to get a float in the 2016 Rose Bowl parade, 01 Aug 2015 20:40:38 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Maggie Smith's character on "Downton Abbey" might find the pomp and circumstance uncomfortable, but the PBS show is getting its own float in the Rose Parade, two days before the premiere of its sixth and final season on Jan. 3.'s Widegren leads by 1 at Madeira Islands Open, 01 Aug 2015 19:18:26 GMTSANTO DA SERRA, Madeira Islands (AP) — Pontus Widegren of Sweden will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Madeira Islands Open, and hope of a first win on the European Tour. shares lead at Women's British Open on major debut, 01 Aug 2015 18:36:35 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — There's a Ko atop the leaderboard after three rounds of the Women's British Open. sound of Japan emperor's war-end speech released, 01 Aug 2015 21:11:43 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The 4 ½-minute speech that has reverberated throughout Japan's modern history since it was delivered by Emperor Hirohito at the end of World War II has come back to life in digital form. to wave goodbye to winless races in final season, 01 Aug 2015 19:46:30 GMTLONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Jeff Gordon's request for a low-key farewell tour has mostly been respected, though the four-time NASCAR champion has been feted with a parade, bourbon, an 18-liter bottle of wine, even a track named in his honor. who studied Cecil the lion for 9 years talks impact, 01 Aug 2015 20:45:51 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — When Cecil the lion's carcass was finally found after he was lured out of a Zimbabwe wildlife reserve to be killed by an American hunter, it was a headless, skinless skeleton the vultures had been picking at for about a week.