FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Jul 2016 07:07:15 -07:00Syrian troops tighten Aleppo siege, tell gunmen to give up, 26 Jul 2016 13:57:05 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces on Tuesday captured new ground on the northwestern edge of the city of Aleppo, tightening the siege on rebel-held parts of the metropolis where some 300,000 people live, activists said. Latest: Resident says slain priest was 'very loved', 26 Jul 2016 13:38:34 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the hostage-taking in the French region of Normandy. (all times local): as Clinton ascends to nomination _ hostility too, 26 Jul 2016 13:05:34 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination with Tuesday's roll call of the states, making her the first woman to lead a major party into a White House race. medical marijuana dispensary to open in Florida, 26 Jul 2016 12:54:50 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The first medical marijuana dispensary in Florida is slated to open. Latest: Los Angeles officer shot, suspect killed, 26 Jul 2016 13:02:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a police shooting in Los Angeles (all times local): Latest: Fund opened to help families in club shooting, 26 Jul 2016 13:55:57 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a Florida nightclub shooting: (all times local):'s opposition warns against post-coup witch hunt, 26 Jul 2016 13:30:16 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's opposition leader on Tuesday warned against a government witch hunt following the failed coup in the country, saying it would cast a shadow on the democracy which those who opposed the insurrection tried to protect. In 'Jason Bourne,' a digital dragnet tightens, 26 Jul 2016 13:58:07 GMTJason Bourne, as played by Matt Damon across four movies, is forever disappearing off the grid only to reluctantly resurface years later and again menace the CIA. He's the spy who came in from the cold only to return to the cold, come in again, and, yet again, head back to the cold. charged in shooting where victim drove for help, 26 Jul 2016 13:55:45 GMTGOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina deputies say a man has been charged with murder in the death of a man who drove away trying to get help after he was shot this weekend. 2Q profit hurt by strike; revenue disappoints, 26 Jul 2016 13:22:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Verizon Communications said Tuesday that a strike by 40,000 employees hurt its results in the second quarter, and the company's revenue fell short of analyst projections. sue Missouri officials over Baptist convention, 26 Jul 2016 13:56:41 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A group of atheists has sued Kansas City, Missouri, officials over the planned use of $65,000 in tourism tax dollars to aid an upcoming Baptist convention. prosecutors say 1 person has been detained in investigation into church attack, 26 Jul 2016 13:32:35 GMTPARIS (AP) — French prosecutors say 1 person has been detained in investigation into church attack. Warning didn't keep slain son safe at Florida nightclub, 26 Jul 2016 13:34:53 GMTFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Stephanie White clutched a stack of photos while sitting in a chair in her home. The television was on, loud, and turned to the local news. A story came on about the mass shooting at a nightclub that took her baby's life. Latest: USOC leader says athletes must be protected, 26 Jul 2016 13:58:36 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): gripes about hotel hot air, says he might not pay bill, 26 Jul 2016 13:39:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is complaining about hot air at a Virginia hotel, and the hotel is pushing back. Angeles officer shot, suspect dies in running gunbattle, 26 Jul 2016 13:40:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A suspect who shot and wounded a Los Angeles police officer during a running gunbattle was himself shot and died at the scene, authorities said Tuesday. Rod Blagojevich isn't 'deserving of leniency', 26 Jul 2016 13:20:10 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors say statements by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich prove he isn't "deserving of leniency." cost-cutting pushes it beyond Wall Street's 2Q hopes, 26 Jul 2016 12:52:44 GMTWILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — DuPont topped most expectations in the second quarter as the chemical maker cut costs ahead of its tie up with Dow Chemical, and it upped its profit outlook for the year. Latest: Bavarian official asks how bomber got explosives, 26 Jul 2016 13:05:59 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local): to display ancient mummy with modern-day afflictions, 26 Jul 2016 12:51:17 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's national museum is set to display a 2,200-year-old Egyptian mummy of a man who was afflicted with some modern-day illnesses such as osteoporosis and tooth decay, the museum said on Tuesday. charged in beating death of 79-year-old mother, 26 Jul 2016 13:13:13 GMTMOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a man has been arrested and charged with murder in the beating death of his 79-year-old mother. Latest: Dems blame GOP for public mistrust of Clinton, 26 Jul 2016 13:39:54 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times local): high as young Catholics await pope in Poland, 26 Jul 2016 13:27:17 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Buses of Polish security forces are moving into Krakow as thousands of young people gather ahead of the arrival of Pope Francis for World Youth Day, a major gathering of Catholics from around the world.'s US sales disappoint amid turnaround efforts, 26 Jul 2016 13:27:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's reported disappointing sales growth in the United States for the second quarter on Tuesday as the world's biggest burger chain keeps touting its all-day breakfast menu amid its turnaround efforts. Latest: Evacuees return, but California wildfire rages, 26 Jul 2016 13:16:57 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): Right Now: US stocks off to a mixed start, 26 Jul 2016 13:42:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): Latest: Patients not hurt in knife attack still shaken, 26 Jul 2016 13:20:36 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday's knife attack at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled that left 19 dead (all times local): 10th convention speech, Bill Clinton faces tougher crowd, 26 Jul 2016 13:56:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Clinton was once the Democrats explainer-in-chief, electrifying the convention crowd with his support of President Barack Obama. Latest: Shooting federation clears Russian team for Rio, 26 Jul 2016 13:16:49 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): Latest: Sanders: Vote for me, but respect system, 26 Jul 2016 13:28:46 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times local): kill 2 army soldiers in southern Pakistan, 26 Jul 2016 13:40:30 GMTKARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say unidentified gunmen have killed two army soldiers in a hit and run attack in the southern port city of Karachi. State claims attack that killed priest during Mass, 26 Jul 2016 13:22:59 GMTSAINTE-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France (AP) — Two attackers took hostages inside a French church during morning Mass on Tuesday near the city of Rouen, killing an 86-year-old priest by slitting his throat before being shot and killed by police, French officials said. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. shoots dead doctor, kills himself at Berlin hospital, 26 Jul 2016 13:09:07 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Officials say a man has shot dead a doctor before killing himself at a Berlin hospital. worker imprisoned for sabotaging computer system, 26 Jul 2016 13:56:11 GMTDALLAS (AP) — An employee who sabotaged Citibank's computer system because he believed he was about to be fired has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison. development bank considers funding gas pipeline, 26 Jul 2016 13:31:27 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is looking to support financially the development of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline, which plans to bring gas across the Balkans and on to Italy. Latest: Prosecutors: 1 detained in church attack, 26 Jul 2016 13:45:59 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the hostage-taking in the French region of Normandy. (all times local): slightly higher as investors monitor company earnings, 26 Jul 2016 13:56:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were slightly higher in early trading on Tuesday as investors monitor corporate earnings from the likes of Gilead, McDonald's, Texas Instruments and others. Slumping oil prices held the gains in check. Korea warns US of 'terrifying price' over nuke tensions, 26 Jul 2016 13:38:12 GMTVIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — North Korea warned the United States on Tuesday that it will pay a "terrifying price" if the Korean Peninsula sinks into deeper tensions, stepping up its rhetoric hours after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry blasted Pyongyang for its nuclear program. Latest: Two Russian athletes barred in modern pentathlon, 26 Jul 2016 13:08:37 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement, 26 Jul 2016 13:54:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal faced a critical test, as a federal judge decided whether to grant it preliminary approval., Metallica set for Global Citizen Festival, 26 Jul 2016 13:04:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna, Metallica, Kendrick Lamar, Major Lazer and Selena Gomez will headline the 2016 Global Citizen Festival this fall. home prices rise at steady pace as sales heat up, 26 Jul 2016 13:54:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices extended their steady upward march in May, spurred by rising sales and a dwindling supply of available houses. cathedral hires lawyer to stop Pokemon hunters, 26 Jul 2016 13:21:58 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of "Pokemon Go" players invading Cologne Cathedral. charges after black Texas girl suffers rope burns to neck, 26 Jul 2016 13:16:37 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Investigators say no one will be charged after a 12-year-old black girl suffered rope burns to her neck during a school field trip to a ranch in Texas. drops out of US House race for Boehner's old seat, 26 Jul 2016 13:48:25 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Democratic nominee in former House Speaker John Boehner's (BAY'-nurz) Ohio district has withdrawn from the November election, leaving a clear field for now for recently elected Republican U.S. Rep Warren Davidson to win a full term. defendants, fraternity challenge hazing death evidence, 26 Jul 2016 13:05:27 GMTSTROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Three former fraternity brothers and the group itself are challenging evidence in the upcoming criminal trial over a pledge's death during a hazing ritual in the eastern Pennsylvania mountains. sues police over Wisconsin motorcycle shop standoff, 26 Jul 2016 12:55:38 GMTNEENAH, Wis. (AP) — The widow of a man killed by police during a standoff at an eastern Wisconsin motorcycle shop is suing the officers for wrongful death. Joy Williams gets acting bug after Showtime role, 26 Jul 2016 12:53:50 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ex-Civil Wars singer Joy Williams doesn't want to be that cliche of a musician-turned-actor, but after getting her first role in the Showtime series "Roadies," she admits she's got the acting bug. down 'shark finning': US fishermen promise a fight, 26 Jul 2016 13:34:04 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — American fishermen are digging in for a fight over a congressional proposal to send a message to the rest of the world by shutting down the vestiges of the U.S. harvest of shark fins, prized for soup and traditional medicine in Asia. Latest: Bavarian official demands more police, 26 Jul 2016 12:55:00 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local):