FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 01 Aug 2015 13:17:24 -07:00CDC's top modeler courts controversy with disease estimatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74ddb04b9a04f0f863539eb216b40a8Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:06:37 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74ddb04b9a04f0f863539eb216b40a8Firefighter died after being trapped in wind-fueled blazehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0db3bec5da744bb89687e311ef291b2Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:24:33 GMTALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A firefighter killed by a wildfire in Northern California was scouting the area exploring for ways to attack it when he became trapped after erratic winds stoked the blaze, officials said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0db3bec5da744bb89687e311ef291b2Mum Brady sharp in Patriots' first padded practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7cac6dda2404164b2d0f9c8c281e6b5Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7cac6dda2404164b2d0f9c8c281e6b5The Latest: Controversy erupts at service for Bobbi Kristinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b98b87b0fdd64713b04ceb9c92a408beSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:39:58 GMT1:40 p.m. (EDT)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b98b87b0fdd64713b04ceb9c92a408beProgram urges commuters to drive first, pedal laterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61bf52a3ab5341639ff910d638d7dee2Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:38:52 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Commuters choosing between driving a car or riding a bicycle to work are being encouraged to try a little of both.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61bf52a3ab5341639ff910d638d7dee2Kerry in Cairo for Egypt security talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52bd041bf43c4306968b3a904d238606Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:02:39 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is in Cairo for security talks with Egyptian officials before heading to Qatar to try to ease Arab concerns about the Iran nuclear deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52bd041bf43c4306968b3a904d238606Charity Hospital replacement opens Saturday in New Orleanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dac4aa91a5a4f2d897e4c8dcb3914dbSat, 01 Aug 2015 18:22:39 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 public hospital again — a new Charity hospital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dac4aa91a5a4f2d897e4c8dcb3914db'Finding Your Roots' to return for season 3 after PBS probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c887050f808943d6af4e064743ef7099Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c887050f808943d6af4e064743ef7099Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98ae50917fe244b8b48b97600c3d8539Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:03:18 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98ae50917fe244b8b48b97600c3d8539Palestinian shot by Israeli troops during protest dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa5645d862194320a294fca0d5d6627bSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:47:36 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — An 18-year-old protester shot by Israeli troops during a demonstration over the killing of a Palestinian toddler died of his wounds Saturday, Palestinian health officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa5645d862194320a294fca0d5d6627bGovernment investigating Harman car radios after Fiat recallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/567f0fc65e424b9eae6c98c2a00971e8Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/567f0fc65e424b9eae6c98c2a00971e8Dems still weighing Iran deal, but happy with Obama outreachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bb168308cb14b478830a3b7d18de6f3Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bb168308cb14b478830a3b7d18de6f3AP News Guide: Death of Taliban leader roils Afghan politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a438d880cef844cd9265474d98b81c2eSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a438d880cef844cd9265474d98b81c2eFlorida power company gave $1 million to pro-Bush super PAChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b6a29ce6b684966b3bc6227630c1f05Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b6a29ce6b684966b3bc6227630c1f05Q&A on possible extradition for dentist who killed lionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f12c84300b044be7bba70e75fa155305Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:51:05 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f12c84300b044be7bba70e75fa155305Zobrist hits 2 HRs, Royals beat Jays 7-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcc1ce5b4d5e4f19bce123ef81ce65caSat, 01 Aug 2015 19:48:22 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Ben Zobrist hit two home runs, Eric Hosmer singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 on Saturday to snap a three-game losing streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcc1ce5b4d5e4f19bce123ef81ce65caExiled Yemen prime minister returns to war-torn city of Adenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a13c6d795e6c4d83ad63e85074b1fc11Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:03:52 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's exiled prime minister has returned to the country's war-torn city of Aden, months after a Saudi-led airstrike campaign began against Shiite Houthi rebels there, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a13c6d795e6c4d83ad63e85074b1fc11Verizon strike possible as contract deadline loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7738c9bae1174b11a4ca6ba8a814f33bSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7738c9bae1174b11a4ca6ba8a814f33bChief insists officer fatally shot teen in self-defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98409161216d46dcb9d1fd259773ef08Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:46:04 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98409161216d46dcb9d1fd259773ef08Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ce1fa62b674b55b1c5428a3cebb573Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ce1fa62b674b55b1c5428a3cebb573Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall returns from 2 Achilles operationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52d3cc87cdd44fd999a92542689f71c0Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52d3cc87cdd44fd999a92542689f71c0Man becomes unresponsive, dies in Dallas County jail lobbyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dfc9da1b5764eada9c352c9befd2191Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dfc9da1b5764eada9c352c9befd2191Snowball case melts; teen sues Detroit district over arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a12e2264ae994518bf9c3c030a61d588Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:46:37 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a12e2264ae994518bf9c3c030a61d588Warren eagles 1st extra hole to reach match play semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b97a982483fd49d28827d35f01b2de53Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b97a982483fd49d28827d35f01b2de53Trump sues celebrity chef over canceled DC restauranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c63d828a2e4902b54939199f21f004Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c63d828a2e4902b54939199f21f004Obama gets early start on 54th birthday celebrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10e9cb8482454598bd8e5353fb65f949Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:37:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama got a head start on turning a year older.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10e9cb8482454598bd8e5353fb65f949Exiled Yemen prime minister visits war-torn city of Adenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/309299e823bb414c884fb6f7e3bc5f3cSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/309299e823bb414c884fb6f7e3bc5f3cUkraine calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0afbb8e7a7834f5fb32998710acf0b7bSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:08:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ukraine's foreign minister is calling on Russia to come to "real negotiations" about a cease-fire and stabilization in Ukraine's war-torn east which will require fair elections that are internationally monitored.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0afbb8e7a7834f5fb32998710acf0b7bMWR owner Kauffman wants consolidation with Ganassihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42e2cfa4f081410bba554f3d2fc849dcSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42e2cfa4f081410bba554f3d2fc849dcNY's medical pot distributors reflect industry's evolutionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2eab89a5193f4e719087238d414477feSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:17:53 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tie-dyed they're not.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2eab89a5193f4e719087238d414477feDodge Chargers recalled; door slam can make air bags inflatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a92ecf1d32e432b9a59cf2a4767bffcSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a92ecf1d32e432b9a59cf2a4767bffc21 feared dead in mudslide in India's remote northeasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec4bee70eb2401a933bc8ac55507511Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:05:57 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Twenty-one people were feared dead Saturday in a mudslide triggered by torrential monsoon rains in India's remote mountainous northeast region, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec4bee70eb2401a933bc8ac55507511Telemundo interviews Bush on wide range of topicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/627f7347b9654bda9e42d3754b902e50Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:46:15 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/627f7347b9654bda9e42d3754b902e50Rousey roams to Brazil with plan to beat Correia at UFC 190http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b3119ecc5cc4cc9853ff7fd9c4a7748Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b3119ecc5cc4cc9853ff7fd9c4a7748Officials: 4th NYC person with Legionnaires' disease dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7971433e3c9948bb840eb078e02c78dcSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7971433e3c9948bb840eb078e02c78dcSnoop Dogg stopped by Italian customshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4905bbeeeae74280857d1a3250ceb15bSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:10:03 GMTMILAN (AP) — Snoop Dogg has had another run-in with European authorities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4905bbeeeae74280857d1a3250ceb15bIraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cdc7fbaee8f4aeb8ff5e8d90fbefa4eSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cdc7fbaee8f4aeb8ff5e8d90fbefa4eFeds: Action taken to fix mistakenly awarded work permitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e64b7367f514cad8285a22f28662c0dSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:24:53 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas had put the plan on hold, the Justice Department said in newly filed court documents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e64b7367f514cad8285a22f28662c0dKo, Lu share lead after 3rd round of Women's British Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fcafd84dfc34b819a80633527a34618Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:32:25 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Jin-Young Ko of South Korea and Teresa Lu of Taiwan shot 3-under 69s Saturday to share the lead after the third round of the Women's British Open, with both players chasing a first major title.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fcafd84dfc34b819a80633527a34618Atlanta airport leads in number of guns found in bagshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c32391d9638e4a0dadbae8ab63ceb39aSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c32391d9638e4a0dadbae8ab63ceb39aWoman arrested after jumping barricade near White Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c035288a8e4247c7884a8cfc7c4e8268Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c035288a8e4247c7884a8cfc7c4e8268New Afghan Taliban leader promises to continue insurgencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/668772d062cd4df99451a9acba3521abSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:26:40 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Political uncertainty inside the Taliban has cast doubt on the prospects for an end to the war in Afghanistan. On Saturday the Taliban's controversial new leader vowed to continue fighting while urging unity among his followers in a message aimed at preventing a split in the group between those who want peace and those who still believe they can win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/668772d062cd4df99451a9acba3521abSweden's Widegren leads by 1 at Madeira Islands Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/231440cbdd254a6e9a4b48ffb17fa2afSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/231440cbdd254a6e9a4b48ffb17fa2af'Downton Abbey' to get a float in the 2016 Rose Bowl paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1a6894d546a4ed191c87cc9a371ed8aSat, 01 Aug 2015 19:03:27 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1a6894d546a4ed191c87cc9a371ed8aKo shares lead at Women's British Open on major debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8262778f3dec4a5390b0278d1dfb78e9Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8262778f3dec4a5390b0278d1dfb78e9Syrian rebel group leaves their HQ after clash with al-Qaidahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c819fcc091fe4068b8e66444ec6eb79cSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:39:46 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Clashes between members of al-Qaida's branch in Syria and a rebel faction in the country's north believed to have been trained by the U.S. government have stopped after the rebels abandoned their headquarters, activists said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c819fcc091fe4068b8e66444ec6eb79cGordon to wave goodbye to winless races in final seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/262df8707aeb4693aab792f13afaafd2Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/262df8707aeb4693aab792f13afaafd2Man who studied Cecil the lion for 9 years talks impacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26eea80b03084985b40efba004564b8fSat, 01 Aug 2015 17:47:55 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26eea80b03084985b40efba004564b8fThe Latest: Memorial service for Bobbi Kristina Brown endshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b271f803167499195c1260f5b7c8457Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:04:23 GMT2 p.m. (EDT)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b271f803167499195c1260f5b7c8457Tourists flock to gawk at massive highway bridge projectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37719720c64140c6af82d47554281614Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:09:26 GMTON THE ST. CROIX RIVER, Minn. (AP) — Jockeying for a rail spot on the third-floor deck of a St. Croix River paddlewheel boat starts an hour before departure. Up there are prime views of the towering piers, protruding concrete segments and barges full of heavy equipment — all elements of one of the biggest, most expensive bridge projects the Upper Midwest has seen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37719720c64140c6af82d47554281614