FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jul 2016 03:09:56 -07:00The Latest: Russia says 272 athletes approved for Rio, 29 Jul 2016 09:30:49 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):, once-hated fish now seen as weapon against Asian carp, 29 Jul 2016 08:15:03 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — It's a toothy giant that can grow longer than a horse and heavier than a refrigerator, a fearsome-looking prehistoric fish that plied U.S. waters from the Gulf of Mexico to Illinois until it disappeared from many states a half-century ago. at Friday in the PGA Championship, 29 Jul 2016 07:39:28 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — When the first round of the PGA Championship was over there was plenty to talk about and a whole lot to look forward to. Latest: Pope visits Birkenau, site of Nazi gas chambers, 29 Jul 2016 08:34:16 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): banks under glare as EU stress tests results due, 29 Jul 2016 09:38:31 GMTMILAN (AP) — The spotlight is on Italy's troubled banks as regulators prepare to release the results Friday of stress tests of EU lenders that will show how much money the country's financial sector, the most troubled in the region, needs to avoid rekindling a eurozone crisis. coastline wildfire is big and getting bigger, 29 Jul 2016 08:49:11 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for weeks to come. Cross: up to 1 million Iraqis may have to flee fighting, 29 Jul 2016 09:50:21 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The international Red Cross says up to 1 million Iraqis could be forced to flee their homes in the coming weeks amid worsening fighting in the country. writes in Auschwitz guest book: "Lord, have pity on your people. Lord, forgive so much cruelty.", 29 Jul 2016 09:38:12 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Pope writes in Auschwitz guest book: "Lord, have pity on your people. Lord, forgive so much cruelty." Latest: Pope meets Christians who helped save Jews, 29 Jul 2016 09:18:20 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): journalists appear in court in Turkey, 29 Jul 2016 08:49:46 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Twenty-one journalists are appearing in court in Istanbul after being detained as part of a sweeping crackdown following Turkey's July 15 failed military coup. Latest: Russian athletes under WADA scrutiny in Rio, 29 Jul 2016 08:37:54 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): to 1st black Marines dedicated at Camp Lejeune, 29 Jul 2016 07:37:26 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At the dedication of a memorial Friday honoring the first black U.S. Marines, John Spencer imagines his mind will recall what it was like to become a Montford Point Marine. visits Auschwitz, prays at saint's cell, 29 Jul 2016 08:23:19 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis paid a somber visit to the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau Friday, becoming the third consecutive pontiff to make the pilgrimage to the place where Adolf Hitler's forces killed more than 1 million people, most of them Jews. run long, inspiring road to Rio's world stage, 29 Jul 2016 08:01:26 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — They were used to running barefoot on baking ground. They were raw, untrained. All eager. markets mixed; BoJ announces modest stimulus expansion, 29 Jul 2016 08:00:38 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian markets were mixed Friday after the Bank of Japan announced a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to perk up sluggish growth, disappointing markets and sending the Japanese stock index only slightly higher. InBev sees strong sales for main brands like Corona, 29 Jul 2016 08:49:39 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, has reported a 4.3 percent rise in second-quarter operating profit to $4.01 billion amid strong sales of its main brands Budweiser, Corona and Stella Artois.' Butler enjoying time with US national team, 29 Jul 2016 07:47:06 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jimmy Butler spun a basketball on his finger. He joked around with Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving during a brief 1-on-1 exchange. He smiled as some of the NBA's biggest stars lobbed some playful barbs in his direction. senior banker detained in corruption probe, 29 Jul 2016 09:57:29 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Anti-corruption prosecutors have detained the deputy governor of Romania's central bank on suspicion that he engaged in influence-peddling, illicitly receiving 1 million euros ($1.1 million) when he was parliament speaker. Latest: Silence spoke for pope at Auschwitz-Birkenau, 29 Jul 2016 09:37:52 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): warns after attacks on Olympic delegates in Rio, 29 Jul 2016 08:01:59 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has issued a safety warning to Chinese visiting Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics following a spate of thefts and armed robberies committed against its athletes, officials, members of the media and others. dozen Chinese relatives of MH370 passengers stage protest, 29 Jul 2016 07:44:16 GMTBEIJING (AP) — About two dozen Chinese relatives of passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Friday staged a small protest outside China's Foreign Ministry calling on governments to continue searching for the plane. says core profit before tax rose 19 percent, 29 Jul 2016 07:41:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — Barclays plc said Friday second-quarter earnings rose 19 percent as the bank expressed confidence it could weather the uncertainty of Britain's exit from the European Union. central bank adds stimulus, cites global uncertainties, 29 Jul 2016 07:51:54 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank opted Friday for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation.'s profit falls on yen, lagging cellphones, Japan quake, 29 Jul 2016 08:56:41 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp.'s fiscal first-quarter profit dipped 74 percent to 21.2 billion yen ($205 million), as earnings were hammered by a strong yen and lagging smartphone sales, and a quake in southwestern Japan that disrupted its camera parts and semiconductor production. Rajoy to begin bid to form gov't but calendar unclear, 29 Jul 2016 09:21:59 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy was to begin calling opposition party leaders Friday in a bid to get badly needed parliamentary support after accepting the king's petition to try to form a government following last month's inconclusive elections. Tahoe warming 15 times faster than long-term average, 29 Jul 2016 08:54:00 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — The average surface temperature of Lake Tahoe has risen faster over the last four years than any time on record — 15 times faster than the long-term warming rate over the past half century, scientists say. Latest: Russia taekwondo team approved for Rio Olympics, 29 Jul 2016 08:33:54 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): Latest: Pope prays in Auschwitz cell of Catholic saint, 29 Jul 2016 07:59:41 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): activists: US-led coalition strikes kill 28 civilians, 29 Jul 2016 09:24:04 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeting a village in northern Syria held by the Islamic State group killed 28 civilians, including seven children. Swedes having less sex? The government wants to know, 29 Jul 2016 09:30:11 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — The Swedish government is launching a major study of the sex lives of the country's citizens after reports that lovemaking is on the wane. authorities re-impose curfew in Kashmir's main city, 29 Jul 2016 08:54:12 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities on Friday re-imposed a curfew in the main city of Srinagar in Indian-controlled Kashmir to prevent a protest march to the main mosque called by separatist leaders angered by the killing of a top rebel leader earlier this month. Latest: Pope hears penitential prayer at death camp, 29 Jul 2016 09:06:33 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): die as portion of building collapses in India, 29 Jul 2016 07:34:53 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A portion of a 13-story building under construction in the western Indian city of Pune collapsed on Friday, killing at least eight workers, a fire official said. Latest: Pope writes prayer for God's pity in guest book, 29 Jul 2016 09:50:27 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): Latest: Pope meets Auschwitz survivors at Death Wall, 29 Jul 2016 08:37:54 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): from a city under siege in Indian-controlled Kashmir, 29 Jul 2016 09:01:56 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — In Indian-controlled Kashmir, where violence has come in grim cycles for more than two decades, people know what to expect when tempers rise. employees fired for refusing to serve officer, 29 Jul 2016 09:12:20 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Two employees have been fired after denying service to a uniformed D.C.-area police officer at a Noodles & Company restaurant. Drone technology aids whale research off Hawaii, 29 Jul 2016 08:54:37 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Federal researchers returning from a 30-day expedition to study whales and dolphins around the Hawaiian Islands said they are looking for clues to help sustain healthy populations of the marine mammals. national unity, Clinton also seeks to build trust, 29 Jul 2016 07:40:25 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton capped off a four-day convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance. Now, one of the most divisive and distrusted figures in American political life must convince voters that she rather than Republican rival Donald Trump can bring a deeply divided nation together. markets mixed; BOJ announces modest stimulus expansion, 29 Jul 2016 09:10:18 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — European shares were mixed in early trading on Friday after a spotty day in Asia as investors were disappointed by the Bank of Japan's modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus.'s Olympic venues meet varying fates since 1996, 29 Jul 2016 07:44:02 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Twenty years after the Olympics were held in Atlanta, some remnants of that improbable summer remain a highly visible part of the city's landscape, while others quickly faded away. 2 San Diego police officers shot, 29 Jul 2016 08:20:44 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say two police officers have been shot in a San Diego neighborhood, and a suspect is reportedly in custody. Kong groups want unlikely China exit as election looms, 29 Jul 2016 08:11:25 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Britain had its Brexit. Now some in Hong Kong are dreaming of their own version. Latest: Pope meets survivors of Auschwitz death camp, 29 Jul 2016 07:51:48 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local): says taekwondo team approved for Rio Olympics, 29 Jul 2016 08:25:20 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia says its taekwondo team has been approved to compete at the Rio Olympics against the backdrop of the country's doping scandal. new sports move closer to approval for Tokyo 2020 Olympics, 29 Jul 2016 07:38:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Five sports, including surfing and skateboarding, moved a step closer to being included in the Tokyo 2020 Games after being described as "a dynamic and exciting" package by the IOC. North Carolina officers cleared in 2015 fatal shooting, 29 Jul 2016 07:59:22 GMTARCHDALE, N.C. (AP) — An investigation has cleared four North Carolina police officers involved in the 2015 fatal shooting of a man. growth halves in Q2 but inflation inches up in July, 29 Jul 2016 09:42:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — Economic growth across the 19-country eurozone halved in the second quarter, official figures showed Friday, in a development that's more likely due to the fading boost from lower oil prices and weaker euro than to concerns in the run-up to the British vote on whether to leave the European Union. profits down despite growth at Genzyme unit, 29 Jul 2016 08:06:33 GMTPARIS (AP) — Drugmaker Sanofi has reported an 11 percent fall in profit in the second quarter despite double-digit growth of its biotech unit Genzyme. Rajoy to try to form gov't but calendar still unclear, 29 Jul 2016 07:55:29 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has accepted the king's petition to try to from a government following last month's inconclusive elections but has not made it clear if he will definitely present himself before parliament for the necessary approval.