FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 Aug 2015 11:22:35 -07:00Zimbabwe alleges 2nd American illegally killed lion, 02 Aug 2015 16:28:15 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Another American illegally killed a lion with a bow and arrow in Zimbabwe several months ago, authorities said Sunday amid an international outcry over the U.S. hunter accused of illegally killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July. Spanish yachtsman rescued from sea after 4 hours, 02 Aug 2015 17:00:35 GMTMADRID (AP) — An 84-year-old yacht owner who was knocked into the storm-tossed Mediterranean Sea by a swinging boom and survived more than four hours in the water is still keen to compete in a race, event organizers said Sunday. military helicopter crashes during air show, 1 dead, 02 Aug 2015 16:27:26 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Russian military helicopter from an elite aerobatic squadron crashed Sunday during an air show, killing one pilot and injuring another, the Defense Ministry said, the latest in a series of accidents that have dogged the nation's air force this year. to know about Canadian hydropower in US Northeast, 02 Aug 2015 15:42:20 GMTPower produced by hydroelectric generators in Canada have played a part in the U.S. Northeast's electricity landscape for four decades, and experts say its role will only increase. Some points about current production and proposals to bring more Canadian power to the region: alleges 2nd American involved in illegal lion hunt, 02 Aug 2015 15:13:18 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — An American killed a lion in an illegal hunt with a bow and arrow in Zimbabwe several months ago, as an international outcry persisted over another U.S. hunter accused of illegally killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July, authorities said Sunday. man hires plane to fly banner protesting Brady ruling, 02 Aug 2015 18:05:43 GMTSCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — A man hired a plane to fly a banner over NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's vacation home in Maine, telling him to go back to New York.'s Sun wins 3rd straight world title in 400 freestyle, 02 Aug 2015 15:38:30 GMTKAZAN, Russia (AP) — Sun Yang of China has won the first gold medal of pool swimming at the world championships in Russia. gas: Obama to order steeper cuts for power plants, 02 Aug 2015 15:05:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants than previously expected, senior administration officials said Sunday, in what the president called the most significant step the U.S. has ever taken to fight global warming. Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag, 02 Aug 2015 15:44:25 GMTHANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive for official display. rivers: Solution to Northeast's high energy prices?, 02 Aug 2015 16:24:47 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Plenty of raw electricity sloshes around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs, promising relief for U.S. northeasterners, who pay the nation's highest power costs. But getting those electrons to smartphones and air conditioners in Boston, Hartford and New York City is another matter entirely. crushes Correia to defend her title at UFC 190, 02 Aug 2015 15:28:07 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It's not a good idea to give Ronda Rousey some extra motivation. to decide if ex-California lawmaker's trial proceeds, 02 Aug 2015 16:29:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California Sen. Ron Calderon strolled into the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas two years ago primed for another weekend of fun. In a 10th floor room, overlooking the hotel's iconic dancing fountains, his plans folded. things about Congress' fight over Planned Parenthood, 02 Aug 2015 16:26:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans will likely lose Monday's Senate showdown over halting federal aid to Planned Parenthood. Yet the political offensive by abortion foes has just started, prompted by a batch of unsettling videos that has focused attention on the group's little-noticed practice of providing fetal tissue to researchers. wins Women's British Open, captures 4th different major, 02 Aug 2015 17:23:02 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Top-ranked Inbee Park won the Women's British Open after coming from three shots behind fellow South Korean Jin-Young Ko in the final round Sunday, becoming the seventh female player to win four different majors. NYC gunfire incidents leave 2 dead, 11 wounded, 02 Aug 2015 15:20:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Two people were killed and 11 others wounded in three overnight shootings in New York City, including nine people hurt when gunfire broke out at a backyard party in Brooklyn, police said Sunday. Review of soldiers condemned in Boko Haram war, 02 Aug 2015 17:20:32 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's army is reviewing the courts-martial of more than 600 soldiers and officers, including dozens condemned to death for allegedly deserting the battle against Islamic extremists, according to an order received by The Associated Press on Sunday., Columbia wreckage on public display for 1st time, 02 Aug 2015 16:08:38 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades.'s pro-government fighters get arms shipments, 02 Aug 2015 17:53:53 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government fighters in Yemen have received weapons shipments in the war-torn city of Aden, as Shiite rebels scramble to deploy reinforcements, military officials from both sides said Sunday. PM triggers election with vote in October, 02 Aug 2015 17:03:47 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper triggered an election campaign Sunday and set the vote for Oct. 19, when Harper and his Conservative party hope to earn a fourth term after almost a decade in power. pro-government fighters get arms shipments, 02 Aug 2015 15:54:14 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government fighters in Yemen have received weapons shipments in the war-torn city of Aden, as Shiite rebels scramble to deploy reinforcements, military officials from both sides said Sunday. cuts welfare rolls to ease budget crisis, 02 Aug 2015 15:46:43 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said Sunday it will stop giving cash handouts to another million of its wealthiest citizens in order to ease a budget crisis caused in part by plunging oil prices and sanctions linked to its disputed nuclear program. man sentenced for stealing classified documents, 02 Aug 2015 17:30:14 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing classified documents while working at a U.S. military base in Honduras. police say 1 person of interest in custody in connection with fatal officer shooting, 02 Aug 2015 17:51:32 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis police say 1 person of interest in custody in connection with fatal officer shooting. unveils never-displayed photos of Louis Armstrong, 02 Aug 2015 15:03:48 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A century after the teenage Louis Armstrong's first pro gig at a honky-tonk, an exhibit about the jazz singer and trumpeter's complicated relationship with his hometown is opening in a state museum in New Orleans' French Quarter. 2 soldiers killed in convoy ambush, 02 Aug 2015 17:56:32 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Two Malian soldiers were killed and five were injured on Sunday when their convoy was ambushed in the center of the country, a defense official said. The new favorite mode for American political debate?, 02 Aug 2015 15:54:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It should be a piece of cake. Customer comes in, asks for a cake with a specific design or for a particular event, baker makes it, everyone's happy. police shooting in Wal-Mart under review 1 year later, 02 Aug 2015 16:16:38 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A year after a 22-year-old black man was killed by a white police officer while carrying an air rifle in an Ohio Wal-Mart, federal officials' review of the case remains unfinished as his relatives plan an anniversary vigil — and the region grapples with the aftermath of a different deadly police shooting. sees 11 shootings, 2 fatal, over the weekend, 02 Aug 2015 17:34:21 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — On the heels of the most deadly month in 43 years, Baltimore saw 11 shootings, two of them fatal, in the first two days of August, including an incident in which seven people were shot.'s Sarah Sjoestrom sets world mark in 100 butterfly, 02 Aug 2015 15:07:11 GMTKAZAN, Russia (AP) — Sarah Sjoestrom of Sweden has set a world record in the semifinals of the 100-butterfly at the world swimming championships. for president? Allies mulling Clinton challenge, 02 Aug 2015 17:08:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying 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. police detain several gay activists, 02 Aug 2015 16:39:15 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Police in St. Petersburg on Sunday detained several gay activists who have held pickets in defense of gay rights on a Russian military holiday. say person of interest in custody in officer killing, 02 Aug 2015 18:15:17 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A person of "interest" has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer during a traffic stop in Memphis, police said Sunday. to test Rio's Olympic water venues for viruses, 02 Aug 2015 17:34:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will begin testing for disease causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Games.'Mission: Impossible' climbs to No. 1, 'Vacation' is a bust, 02 Aug 2015 17:18:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The stakes may be high for Ethan Hunt and his team in "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation," but it was hardly impossible for the Tom Cruise pic to conquer the box office. raging north of San Francisco threatens homes, 02 Aug 2015 16:03:34 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials say a massive blaze raging in the Lower Lake area north of San Francisco spread overnight covering more drought-stricken ground. honors Australian aviator killed in '33 Tuscany crash, 02 Aug 2015 17:11:22 GMTROME (AP) — An Australian aviation pioneer has been honored with a memorial stone and a hiking path in the Apennine mountains, where he died in a plane crash in 1933. singer and TV host Cilla Black dies at 72, 02 Aug 2015 16:46:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — Big-voiced British singer Cilla Black, a product of Beatles-era Liverpool who became a national treasure over a 50-year music and television career, has died. She was 72.'s president visits area worst-hit by flooding, 02 Aug 2015 16:00:15 GMTKALAY, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's president on Sunday visited one of the worst-hit areas of the flood-stricken country, saying that water levels are slowly receding and that he hopes people can soon return to their homes. pro-government fighters receive new weapons, 02 Aug 2015 15:11:57 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government fighters in Yemen have received weapons shipments in the war-torn city of Aden, as Shiite rebels scramble to deploy reinforcements, military officials from both sides of the conflict said Sunday. hopefuls prep for first 2016 debate_and Donald Trump, 02 Aug 2015 16:57:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidates dismissed the dominance of Donald Trump in early primary polling, scrambling to position themselves days before their first debate. Park wins Women's British Open, becomes 7th woman to win 4 different majors, 02 Aug 2015 16:46:34 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Inbee Park wins Women's British Open, becomes 7th woman to win 4 different majors. seeks help in finding more possible MH370 debris, 02 Aug 2015 18:18:45 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian officials said Sunday that they would seek help from territories near the island where a suspected piece of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet was discovered to try to find more plane debris. alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion, 02 Aug 2015 18:09:49 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Now there are two: Zimbabwe identified a bow-hunting gynecological oncologist from Pennsylvania on Sunday as its suspect in what it calls the illegal killing of a lion in April, adding to the outcry over the Minnesota dentist the African government wants to extradite for killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July. spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more, 02 Aug 2015 15:51:33 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent protests and the nation took notice. Since then, legislators in almost every state have proposed changes to the way police interact with the public. in Memphis continues after officer, 33, fatally shot, 02 Aug 2015 17:57:32 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis police say that a person of interest has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer., 2 other vehicles crash near LA; 11 people injured, 02 Aug 2015 16:17:39 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Five people are in critical condition after a crash involving a limousine and two other cars in Southern California. mementoes: Cowboy boots, prayer beads, lunch box, 02 Aug 2015 15:59:20 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The 14 display cases at Kennedy Space Center contain intensely personal mementoes and other items representing the astronauts who perished in the Challenger and Columbia accidents. wounded in attack on Jerusalem gay pride parade dies, 02 Aug 2015 15:19:39 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A teenage girl seriously wounded after an anti-gay extremist stabbed her and several others in last week's attack on Jerusalem's gay pride parade died Sunday, a hospital official. Guard chopper makes emergency landing on golf course, 02 Aug 2015 17:30:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Coast Guard helicopter had to make an emergency landing on the grounds of New York golf course because of smoke and fumes in the cockpit. No injuries were reported. fight to lift ban at Utah ski resort, 02 Aug 2015 15:10:27 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A group of snowboarders have reasserted their claim that a ban at Utah's Alta Ski Area amounts to discrimination, with a new appeals court filing that pushes back against the notion that their lawsuit would set off a string of discrimination suits.