FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jul 2015 13:02:50 -07:00TV depiction of Colombia's only saint angers her devotees, 29 Jul 2015 19:06:09 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — For weeks, billboards on buses and television spots have been announcing what promises to be Colombia's next big prime-time sensation. vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal, 29 Jul 2015 19:52:23 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. Latest: Ohio police officer is fired, turns himself in, 29 Jul 2015 19:33:11 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): Guard official: Search for teens is 'active and open', 29 Jul 2015 18:48:57 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters Wednesday, and a spokesman told news reporters the search for the boys is still "active and open." penalizes Premium Motorsports for unattached weight, 29 Jul 2015 19:42:33 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has penalized Premium Motorsports because an unattached weight fell off the car during practice last weekend at Indianapolis. for accused church shooter want out of other cases, 29 Jul 2015 18:46:01 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Attorneys representing the man accused of killing nine people at a historic black church say they need to focus solely on his case until it goes to trial. Studios gives trip to class that helped principal, 29 Jul 2015 19:51:17 GMTBETHLEHEM, N.H. (AP) — Universal Studios is donating a free vacation to all 42 seniors graduating from a New Hampshire high school after the class donated funds for a class trip to their principal, who was diagnosed with cancer. says too soon for new Syrian peace conference, 29 Jul 2015 18:59:09 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. point man on Syria said Wednesday it's too soon for another peace conference in Geneva and invited Syrians to hold intensive preparatory talks on key issues including a political transition and fighting terrorism. in lion hunt in court; kill was 'unethical', 29 Jul 2015 18:55:37 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A hunting guide and a farm owner appeared in court Wednesday on allegations they helped an American dentist kill a protected lion named Cecil, and the head of Zimbabwe's safari association said the big cat was unethically lured into the kill zone and denied "a chance of a fair chase." AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videos, 29 Jul 2015 18:29:52 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Wednesday that his office has received video taken in a Planned Parenthood clinic he says is consistent with other stealthily recorded footage that has Republicans again taking on the biggest abortion provider in the U.S. Angeles leaders outlaw high-capacity gun magazines, 29 Jul 2015 18:44:23 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Leaders in Los Angeles unanimously voted to ban the sale of high-capacity gun magazines, putting the city in the middle of the debate over national gun control following mass shootings nationwide and a boost in violent crime in some large cities. dropped against Chinese woman in trade secrets case, 29 Jul 2015 18:33:28 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has dismissed charges against the wife of a Chinese billionaire who was accused of conspiring to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed companies. presses Planned Parenthood aid ban, faces long odds, 29 Jul 2015 19:58:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans are pressing their fight to bar federal aid to Planned Parenthood, but likely opposition from at least one GOP senator illustrates how tough it will be for them to prevail. land Papelbon in trade, fall to Marlins 4-1, 29 Jul 2015 18:20:27 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Washington Nationals have a new closer, landing All-Star Jonathan Papelbon from the Philadelphia Phillies. Latest: Sister says police video vindicates Ohio driver, 29 Jul 2015 18:56:28 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting, 29 Jul 2015 18:50:25 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted on murder charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday, adding that the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer." leader Mullah Omar, reclusive in life and death, 29 Jul 2015 19:11:49 GMTMullah Mohammad Omar, the secretive head of the Taliban and an al-Qaida ally who led a bloody insurgency against U.S.-led forces, eluded capture for more than a decade in spite of being one of the most-hunted fugitives on Earth. gives Kennedy Center $20 million for major expansion, 29 Jul 2015 19:43:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aerospace giant Boeing Co. is giving the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts $20 million toward the center's expansion project. Pacific airliner makes emergency landing in Aleutians, 29 Jul 2015 19:19:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 bound from Hong Kong to Los Angeles International Airport has diverted to a U.S. air base in the Aleutian Islands after smoke was detected on the aircraft., German tank makers sign tie-up agreement, 29 Jul 2015 19:20:51 GMTPARIS (AP) — French and German executives from two of Europe's leading armored vehicle makers signed a long-awaited merger deal Wednesday aimed at creating a new European champion in the $50 billion annual terrestrial defense market. charge teen with murder in death of 8-year-old, 29 Jul 2015 19:23:07 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a 15-year-old boy with murder, kidnapping and sexual assault Wednesday in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town. advisory sign briefly changed to anti-police message, 29 Jul 2015 19:10:19 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Public works officials say someone changed a message on a contractor's portable traffic advisory sign in west Baltimore to a profane anti-police quote. Trump to fly in for Women's British Open, 29 Jul 2015 18:29:09 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Lizette Salas should be midway through her first round at the Women's British Open on Thursday morning when Donald Trump arrives via helicopter to expected fanfare at his Turnberry resort. shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for help, 29 Jul 2015 19:24:16 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes came home on winter break from graduate school looking haggard and making odd facial expressions, and later expressed fears that he was failing as a neuroscientist, but his parents said Wednesday that they had no idea he was descending into mental illness. kitchen offers free meal for return of Jesus statue, 29 Jul 2015 19:07:36 GMTPAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — "Have you found Jesus?" That's what employees at a Rhode Island soup kitchen are asking after a religious statue disappeared from the kitchen's garden. Boy accused of strangling child had past troubles, 29 Jul 2015 19:58:24 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy accused of strangling a 4-year-old boy had a history of disturbing behavior, including choking another child until the child turned blue in the face and carrying around dead farm animals, according to sheriff's deputies. Latest: Mayor asks Cincinnati residents to be peaceful, 29 Jul 2015 19:43:14 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local): court: Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial, 29 Jul 2015 18:26:33 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial over a letter she sent to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday. financing turns heads, but may not be best deal, 29 Jul 2015 19:53:56 GMTDETROIT (AP) — When a car dealer offers to loan you the money to buy a car at zero interest, it gets your attention. Yet that cheap money might not be the best deal you can get. Latest: Colorado theater shooter's mother fights tears, 29 Jul 2015 19:38:47 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): Latest: Colorado theater shooter's mother takes stand, 29 Jul 2015 18:56:37 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): Latest: Professional hunter granted bail in Zimbabwe, 29 Jul 2015 18:38:15 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central): seek Vatican inquiry of Newark, NJ, archbishop, 29 Jul 2015 19:51:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Priests, nuns and canon lawyers who advocate for molestation victims urged Pope Francis on Wednesday to use the new Vatican tribunal he formed on negligent bishops to investigate the archbishop of Newark, New Jersey, who has long been accused of sheltering abusive priests. Guard investigating oil slick off California coast, 29 Jul 2015 19:09:58 GMTGOLETA, Calif. (AP) — The Coast Guard is investigating a new oil slick off the Southern California coast about a dozen miles from where a broken pipeline spilled thousands of gallons of crude into the ocean in May. poised to leave town with lots of work left undone, 29 Jul 2015 18:28:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is on track to shore up federal highway aid and veterans' health care before heading out of town this week for its August recess, leaving an array of sticky issues unresolved that are sure to complicate an autumn agenda already groaning under the weight of indecision. Latest: Indicted congressman rebuts corruption charges, 29 Jul 2015 18:22:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The latest developments surrounding the indictment of U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (all times local): leadership outline ticket plans for Pope's speech, 29 Jul 2015 19:49:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress will get one guest ticket for Pope Francis' speech in September and additional tickets to see the Pontiff on the West Front of the Capitol. champion Andujar advances at Swiss Open, 29 Jul 2015 19:30:42 GMTGSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Defending champion Pablo Andujar of Spain advanced to the Swiss Open quarterfinals by beating Dusan Lajovic of Serbia 7-5, 6-2 on Wednesday. deploys riot police to bolster Calais security, 29 Jul 2015 19:50:27 GMTCALAIS, France (AP) — France deployed more than 100 riot police to Calais on Wednesday to bolster security as hundreds of migrants have been trying night after night to rush the railway tunnel leading to England — at times with fatal consequences. Western New York man attempted to support IS group, 29 Jul 2015 18:42:33 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York arrested on a charge of attempting to support the Islamic State group has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing Friday. backs push to export US crude oil, 29 Jul 2015 19:14:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says he supports a push by U.S. oil companies to ship their crude oil overseas and lift a decades-long ban on exports. accuse Philadelphia congressman Fattah of corruption, 29 Jul 2015 19:01:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah paid off a campaign loan with charitable donations and federal grants, funneled campaign money to pay down his son's student loan debt and disguised a lobbyist's bribe as payment for a car he never sold, prosecutors said Wednesday in announcing a racketeering indictment against the congressman. charge teen as adult in death of 8-year-old, 29 Jul 2015 18:18:23 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors said Wednesday they have charged a 15-year-old boy as an adult in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town. agency says it is 'deeply concerned' about lion kill, 29 Jul 2015 19:21:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says it is ready to assist Zimbabwe in its investigation of an American dentist's killing of a protected African lion and will conduct its own probe. outlasts Archer, Tigers beat Rays 2-1, 29 Jul 2015 19:06:11 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Justin Verlander outlasted Chris Archer for his first win this season and the Detroit Tigers avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Wednesday. lower and livestock mostly higher, 29 Jul 2015 19:41:42 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Police: Bus in fatal crash hadn't registered for trip, 29 Jul 2015 18:24:42 GMTGREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A church bus that overturned near Indianapolis this week, killing a 6-year-old and injuring several others, lacked a required federal registration needed for its planned out-of-state trip, Indiana State Police said Wednesday. man cleared after 17 years in prison shot dead, 29 Jul 2015 19:36:52 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who served 17 years in prison for murder before being cleared of the crime has been shot and killed almost three years after being released from prison, police said Wednesday. avoid winless homestand, beat Royals 12-1, 29 Jul 2015 19:24:32 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber took a shutout into the ninth, rookie Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer and had a career-high four RBIs, and the Indians avoided a winless homestand with a 12-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains, 29 Jul 2015 19:07:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve appears on track to raise interest rates later this year but signaled Wednesday that it wants to see further economic gains and higher inflation before doing so.