FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Jul 2016 09:23:08 -07:00NC GOP mistakenly harangues Kaine for lapel pin, apologizes, 28 Jul 2016 15:14:39 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republicans from North Carolina have apologized to Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine for mistakenly critiquing him for wearing a foreign flag during his acceptance speech. say $536M Mega Millions jackpot claimed in Indiana, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:02 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Lottery officials in Indiana say someone has come forward with the winning ticket from a $536 million Mega Millions jackpot drawing earlier this month. Latest: Protest against cost of games hits torch relay, 28 Jul 2016 16:08:14 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): Right Now: US stocks open lower, 28 Jul 2016 16:01:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): 'Absolute fraud' Grayson should drop Fla. Senate bid, 28 Jul 2016 15:58:22 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Top Democrats are pressuring Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson to drop his bid for U.S. Senate in Florida following reports he physically abused his ex-wife. general says 5 US troops wounded in Afghan fighting, 28 Jul 2016 15:55:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan says five American soldiers have been wounded in clashes with Islamic State fighters. hesitate as investors work through earnings, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were edging slightly lower Thursday, as investors worked through another batch of mixed earnings' results, including results from Facebook, Ford and Whole Foods. says it plans to open burger restaurant, 28 Jul 2016 16:13:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle is branching out from burritos and plans to open its first burger restaurant. Latest: Pope Francis takes a tram to Youth Day event, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:48 GMTCZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland and World Youth Day celebrations (all times local): weather expected near blaze that killed 1, 28 Jul 2016 15:40:56 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — California crews contended with hotter temperatures and lower humidity Thursday near scenic Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze. CEO steps down, guidance suspended, shares plunge, 28 Jul 2016 15:39:08 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — GNC, which has seen its stock halved over the past year, suspended its guidance for the year its chief executive is leaving the company after a failed turnaround attempt. IMF response to European crisis "uneven", 28 Jul 2016 16:01:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund was unprepared for the debt crisis that hit Europe and was slow to press for debt relief that might have eased Greece's economic pain and allowed it to pay its bills, an IMF watchdog says. Latest: Russia's depleted Olympic team heads for Rio, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:03 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): State Fair to feature marijuana, 28 Jul 2016 15:34:50 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A new crop will be featured at the Oregon State Fair this year: marijuana. Latest: World Youth Day pilgrims gather to greet pope, 28 Jul 2016 15:39:47 GMTCZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland and World Youth Day celebrations (all times local): Korea: US has crossed red line, relations on war footing, 28 Jul 2016 15:43:20 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington "crossed the red line" and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and said a vicious showdown could erupt if the U.S. and South Korea hold annual war games as planned next month. Latest: Storm threat on Day 4 of Democratic convention, 28 Jul 2016 15:49:21 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests and demonstrations on the final day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local): reverse damage of sitting, take a brisk, hour-long walk, 28 Jul 2016 15:30:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — If you spend all day sitting, then you might want to schedule some time for a brisk walk — just make sure you can spare at least an hour. Outside tests OK in black motorist shooting death, 28 Jul 2016 15:32:50 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina judge says an outside lab can analyze brain tissue of a black motorist shot and killed by a white police officer while running from a traffic stop. grand jury clears 3 officers in fatal shooting, 28 Jul 2016 15:13:30 GMTA grand jury has ruled three Mississippi police officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a 37-year-old man whose weapon turned out to be a BB gun. mass grave yields no traces of Kosovo's missing, 28 Jul 2016 15:28:08 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's special prosecutor's office says excavations in the center of the capital, Pristina, have found no traces of any people still missing from the separatist war in 1998-99. US 30-year mortgage rate edges up to 3.48 percent, 28 Jul 2016 15:41:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged higher this week for a second straight week. They still are near historically low levels to encourage potential homebuyers. drug lord in DEA agent's killing sent to house arrest, 28 Jul 2016 15:18:18 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Drug lord Ernesto "Don Neto" Fonseca Carrillo, who was convicted in the 1985 killing of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent, was transferred from prison to house arrest Thursday to serve out the remainder of his sentence. wants Broncos to put Super Bowl 50 in rearview mirror, 28 Jul 2016 16:09:31 GMTENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Forget Super Bowl 50. Focus on Super Bowl 51. from Vermont lost in national park in South Dakota, 28 Jul 2016 16:03:37 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Authorities are searching for two hikers from Vermont who are missing in rugged terrain in Badlands National Park in South Dakota. Newsbreak: US oil, gas applications could drop 40 percent, 28 Jul 2016 15:50:36 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. officials say applications to drill for oil and gas on federal and Indian lands are expected to decrease 40 percent in coming years versus their historical average. Boy smothered baby to stop the infant's crying, 28 Jul 2016 15:35:30 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy is facing charges that he smothered a 4-month-old baby in Florida last December to keep the infant from crying. donors rip Trump for failure to share tax returns, 28 Jul 2016 15:48:35 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The wealthy Democratic donors, many of whom run complex businesses, know firsthand how revealing tax returns can be. Perhaps that's why they can't stop talking about Republican nominee Donald Trump's refusal to release his. Atlanta, man was stabbed, then struck by a car, 28 Jul 2016 15:39:51 GMTROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — Police say a collision with a pedestrian in Atlanta's northern suburbs turned out to be more sinister: Before the victim was struck by a car, he had been stabbed several times. leaves DNC to watch Clinton speech with daughter, 28 Jul 2016 16:00:44 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says she's racing home from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia because she wants to be with her 12-year-old daughter when Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accepts the party's nomination. gunmen fatally shoot man holding baby at Florida home, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:01 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 35-year-old father is dead and his 11-month-old daughter is recovering from a gunshot wound after two masked men stormed into their house in Gainesville and starting firing shots from the front doorway, Gainesville police said Thursday. Man who killed 2 must be freed from mental hospital, 28 Jul 2016 16:06:01 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee appellate court says a man who believed Jesus commanded him to slaughter his father and stepmother in 1990 should be freed from the psychiatric hospital where he's been held for decades. Alan McPherson, prize-winning author, dead at 72, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — James Alan McPherson, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning story collection "Elbow Room" and a longtime faculty member at the University of Iowa's prestigious Writers' Workshop, has died. tells driver to turn around; car ends up almost vertical, 28 Jul 2016 15:21:52 GMTMENDON, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont say a car ended up almost vertical when the driver swerved quickly in response to her GPS ordering her to "turn around." dispensing organization authorized in Florida, 28 Jul 2016 15:25:01 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Department of Health has granted its second dispensing authorization for medical marijuana. Roosevelt to Reagan, notable women address conventions, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:49 GMTHillary Clinton's speech Thursday marks the first time a woman has addressed a major party as its nominee for president. But her speech will not be the first time a woman has delivered a noteworthy or even momentous address to a Democratic or Republican convention. 'Bad Moms' flirts with anarchy, comes up short, 28 Jul 2016 16:15:53 GMTThe comedy "Bad Moms " fancies itself a "Hangover" for the PTA set. And, while a wild send-up of modern parental perfection — that insidious idea that exists only in commercials and glossy magazines — is a worthy and fresh subject for a fun summer comedy, "Bad Moms" is ultimately rather conventional. lawyers argue over whether Colbert can be Colbert, 28 Jul 2016 15:53:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After CBS "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert told viewers that lawyers representing his old Comedy Central show said he couldn't be "Stephen Colbert" anymore, he thumbed his nose at them with a transparent dodge. convicts top anti-corruption official of 'false news', 28 Jul 2016 15:35:01 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Thursday convicted the country's former top anti-corruption official of "spreading false news" over a damning report he had issued, sentencing him to a year in prison that he must pay fines to avoid.'s depleted Olympic team heads for Rio de Janeiro, 28 Jul 2016 15:42:23 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A depleted Russian team departed for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, missing dozens of athletes who were excluded amid the country's doping scandal. said to have locked 5 reporters in office over photo, 28 Jul 2016 15:40:54 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A mayor in northeastern Thailand has been accused of angrily locking five reporters in his office and having workers pull the pants off one to be photographed. launches MTV Classic channel focusing on 1990s nostalgia, 28 Jul 2016 15:24:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — MTV is rebranding VH1 Classic as MTV Classic and says the channel plans to serve up heaps of nostalgia for fans of "Beavis and Butt-head," ''Daria," ''Total Request Live," and other MTV staples. to choosing a good lease car, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:15 GMTAs the end of summer nears and dealers discount their 2016 cars to make room for next year's models, shoppers who want to lease could find some hidden bargains. The key is to understand — and maximize — two little-understood aspects of leasing.'s Houthis, ousted leader formalize alliance, 28 Jul 2016 15:29:56 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's Shiite rebels have announced a formal alliance with the country's ousted president and his onetime ruling party by forming a new political council to rule the country. homeownership rate of 62.9 percent matches a 51-year low, 28 Jul 2016 15:32:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The proportion of U.S. households that own homes has matched its lowest level in 51 years — evidence that rising property prices, high rents and stagnant pay have made it hard for many to buy. Latest: No. 18 giving up plenty of strokes early, 28 Jul 2016 15:37:18 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times EDT): buying 'cloud' business software provider NetSuite, 28 Jul 2016 15:21:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Business software maker Oracle is buying a similar company — one created by former Oracle executives — for $9.3 billion. ID 2nd church attacker; police had warning about him, 28 Jul 2016 15:47:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — French officials on Thursday identified the second man who attacked a Normandy church during morning Mass, saying he's a 19-year-old from eastern France who was spotted last month in Turkey as he supposedly headed to Syria — but who returned to France instead. holds Mass celebrating Poland's deep Catholic roots, 28 Jul 2016 16:10:12 GMTCZESTOCHOWA, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis, visiting a shrine cherished by Poles, praised native son St. John Paul II on Thursday and honored the countless "ordinary yet remarkable people" in Poland who held firm to their Catholic faith throughout adversity in the former Communist nation. calls Turkey's crackdown on media "worrying", 28 Jul 2016 16:11:18 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The European Union and journalist associations expressed concern Thursday about a widening crackdown on media in Turkey, calling on Ankara to respect fundamental freedoms.