FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:56:55 -07:00UN's Yemen envoy says more than 700 prisoners releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5314ee13cffa4c059927d01dda543d86Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:24:46 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Yemen's warring sides have freed a total of more than 700 prisoners, including more than 50 children, since the start of the peace talks a little more than two months ago, the U.N. special envoy for Yemen said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5314ee13cffa4c059927d01dda543d86Homeland Security head: US will meet Syrian refugees goalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34f80f02f32b4c4bbacfa1a396f20b50Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:24:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Jeh (jay) Johnson says he believes the government will meet its goal of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34f80f02f32b4c4bbacfa1a396f20b50Dad admits threatening officials from kid's football leaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49e5e41aacb241b6a23d85c153cc7617Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:02:00 GMTGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A youth football player's father has pleaded guilty to threatening officials from a Pennsylvania youth football league, prompting the cancellation of its season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49e5e41aacb241b6a23d85c153cc7617Sheriff accused of anti-Semitic threats against prosecutorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20c039be601446f69bfac218c485e55cThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:36:31 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A south Louisiana sheriff was taped making anti-Semitic threats that he apparently directed at a federal prosecutor assigned to a civil rights case against him, according to a court filing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20c039be601446f69bfac218c485e55cDenmark's Wozniacki wins appeal to participate in Rio Gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb54ab6c3a342e593b21fb48b293304Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:43:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — Former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki won her appeal Thursday for a spot in the tennis tournament at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, while 14-time major champion Rafael Nadal's status is still up in the air.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb54ab6c3a342e593b21fb48b293304Tallahassee police shoot and kill armed manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fe6a8622fc648ca9c20e73643ad176bThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:21:07 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida police say that officers shot and killed a man after exchanging gunfire with him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fe6a8622fc648ca9c20e73643ad176bIowa Supreme Court upholds ban on voting rights for felonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6734de4be3704bd2b6b550289428c9deThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:42:54 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Felons may be stripped of their voting rights for life in Iowa unless those rights are restored by the governor, a divided Iowa Supreme Court ruled Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6734de4be3704bd2b6b550289428c9deClinton and Lynch met privately at Phoenix airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d3f54c3e26242a0866874667aeb6697Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:22:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton spoke with Attorney General Loretta Lynch during an impromptu meeting in Phoenix, but Lynch said the discussion did not involve the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email use as secretary of state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d3f54c3e26242a0866874667aeb6697Bank of England chief Carney says more monetary stimulus likely required "over the summer"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/609a2fdb1ffe42a68701a3dc6413dc20Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:08:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Bank of England chief Carney says more monetary stimulus likely required "over the summer"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/609a2fdb1ffe42a68701a3dc6413dc20Plight of African lions persists 1 year after Cecil killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39f4ccf3ad604d9e9abbb7768bdaea27Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:25:39 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Some call it the Cecil the lion effect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39f4ccf3ad604d9e9abbb7768bdaea27The Latest: Abbey Weitzeil top qualifier for 100M freestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c18b5c69a40433d86960f66dfe43e4fThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:42:26 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c18b5c69a40433d86960f66dfe43e4fHershey stock soars after report of Mondelez takeover bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bb086819d364a7999cb6a1cca23be93Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:27:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Hershey are soaring after a report that it could be taken over by Oreo cookie maker Mondelez International.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bb086819d364a7999cb6a1cca23be93Attorneys argue Wisconsin election laws are discriminatoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54aaac4a844d4873a2f9b278487b8bb5Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:37:02 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — An attorney challenging a host of election laws championed by Republicans and Gov. Scott Walker told a federal judge in closing arguments Thursday that they discriminate against non-white voters and young people and should be found unconstitutional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54aaac4a844d4873a2f9b278487b8bb5Zlatan Ibrahimovic says on his official social media accounts that his next club will be Manchester Unitedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e5f6e1596624879b4fe33210d204fcdThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:19:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic says on his official social media accounts that his next club will be Manchester United .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e5f6e1596624879b4fe33210d204fcdCan Red Bull use home ring advantage to attack Mercedes?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2f706961f09441fa5b715220d6fda5eThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:08:51 GMTSPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Having won two years in a row in the verdant Austrian hills, and coming off a victory in the maiden Formula One street race in Azerbaijan, Nico Rosberg is naturally confident about the Austrian Grand Prix this weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2f706961f09441fa5b715220d6fda5eToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Fri, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Naked man jumps from ledge of Times Square ticket boothhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebc69825dc524da8a9cc9474ad20e927Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:48:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say a naked man shouting about presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump jumped off the back of a large grandstand in Times Square above the booth where discounted Broadway tickets are sold.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebc69825dc524da8a9cc9474ad20e927In Panama for business? Take a side trip to the famous canalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8f592344f164cadb8c63ca35be1a0b7Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:25:14 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Dozens of spectators gawk from an observation deck as a bulk freighter carrying grains from the United States to China inches its way closer. Forty-ton locomotives known as mules latch onto the massive vessel with cables and guide it inside the Miraflores locks, employing a mechanical precision that keeps it from banging into the concrete walls despite the tight fit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8f592344f164cadb8c63ca35be1a0b7At 150, KKK sees opportunities in US political trendshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd43a0edbafb4ee5992e3160b4318bfdThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:17:58 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Born in the ashes of the smoldering South after the Civil War, the Ku Klux Klan died and was reborn before losing the fight against civil rights in the 1960s. Membership dwindled, a unified group fractured, and one-time members went to prison for a string of murderous attacks against blacks. Many assumed the group was dead, a white-robed ghost of hate and violence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd43a0edbafb4ee5992e3160b4318bfdIraq airstrikes kill scores of IS fighters fleeing Fallujahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2793ee4b8f824689a1d58cdaf7549a45Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:02:18 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Defense Ministry has released footage showing airstrikes on dozens of vehicles described as a convoy of Islamic State fighters fleeing the western city of Fallujah following its recapture by the Iraqi military.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2793ee4b8f824689a1d58cdaf7549a45HLN's Nancy Grace leaving her legal showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffc8ed35bcca4a5da9d9cbef49d2a1b5Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:19:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tough-talking former prosecutor Nancy Grace is leaving her prime-time show on the HLN network in October.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffc8ed35bcca4a5da9d9cbef49d2a1b58 rescued after Oklahoma City roller coaster gets stuckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b3664f8a8aa4386a5026c9e37a6d91fThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:46:30 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — No one was injured when a roller coaster at an Oklahoma City amusement park stalled out and stranded eight people, including seven children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b3664f8a8aa4386a5026c9e37a6d91fPittsburgh school board OKs new supe despite resume concernshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0396b96710c4b83aee038a3dd0c214cThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:31:01 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A superintendent who faced questions about information on his resume and possible plagiarism can begin his new job this week after the Pittsburgh Public Schools board rejected one member's request to rescind the hiring.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0396b96710c4b83aee038a3dd0c214cTennessee county settles lawsuit over arrest photo for $100Khttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5539ecb022074966a8607c22f65dd515Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:38:56 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Taxpayers in an Eastern Tennessee county will pay $100,000 to settle a lawsuit over a college student's arrest and a photo that showed a county deputy with his hands around the student's throat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5539ecb022074966a8607c22f65dd515US stock indexes move higher in morning tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5154a1657a1d451abf6246fbfb7105beThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:39:38 GMTU.S. stock indexes moved higher in morning trading Thursday as investors weighed the latest batch of company earnings news. The market was coming off a two-day rally as investors' anxiety about Britain's vote last week to leave the European Union eased. Consumer and industrial companies were among the biggest risers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5154a1657a1d451abf6246fbfb7105beReport: US sailors ill-prepared for Iran encounter in Gulfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/564ae3298067421cb362f49e3e8e86fbThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:26:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Weak leadership, poor judgment, a lack of "warfighting toughness" and a litany of errors led to the embarrassing capture and detention by Iran of 10 U.S. sailors in the Persian Gulf in January, according to a Navy investigation released Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/564ae3298067421cb362f49e3e8e86fbThere's a youth movement underway in US trackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/471b0b89a9144d64ad4dc11f50c3d468Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:20:21 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Possible new slogan for the U.S. Olympic track team: Higher, Faster, Younger.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/471b0b89a9144d64ad4dc11f50c3d468Military base near DC lifts lockdown with 1 exceptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b0ad42571ec494fa80ca25d9a487ab4Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:07:41 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — A military post near Washington said a lockdown was lifted Thursday except for a medical building where an active shooter was reported earlier in the .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b0ad42571ec494fa80ca25d9a487ab4Military base near DC lifts lockdown except for clinichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bec96714708941b8b50cf707633de74eThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:16:30 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — A military post near Washington said a lockdown was lifted Thursday except for a medical building where an active shooter was reported earlier in the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bec96714708941b8b50cf707633de74eFDA warns against eating raw dough amid E. coli fearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef156b165e74b0ab8d9ac4f65fdf9acThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:24:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, federal regulators said this week that people should not eat raw dough or batter of any kind due to an ongoing outbreak of illnesses related to a strain of E. coli bacteria found in some recalled flour.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef156b165e74b0ab8d9ac4f65fdf9acPutin to visit Finland amid tensions in Baltic Sea regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fc17b65f8b2421f9ec50cb03d443895Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:37:17 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Finland on Friday is expected to focus on cementing ties with its neighboring Western country amid heightened tensions in the region over sanctions and the Ukraine crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fc17b65f8b2421f9ec50cb03d443895Chechen leader Kadyrov seeks apprentice on reality TV showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c239af62d3b4418bcc3178cec47324aThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:11:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Another powerful, controversial man is taking to reality TV to find an assistant — not Donald Trump but the leader of Chechnya.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c239af62d3b4418bcc3178cec47324aKellogg opening cereal cafe in NYC amid soggy saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5475b5ece03247bd96a0e84841351f21Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:39:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kellogg is opening a cafe in New York as it pushes to reinvent cereal's soggy image.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5475b5ece03247bd96a0e84841351f21Child porn found on phone of man who filmed fight with cophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba2946f2b0844f69c5df4e6c868cc3dThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:39:25 GMTCLINTON, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut police looking at cellphone video taken by a man who said he recorded an officer assaulting him say it actually shows him assaulting the officer. They say he also had child pornography on the phone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba2946f2b0844f69c5df4e6c868cc3dPolice: Man kills 3 kids at home, wife near store, then selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/211a53c1f62c4cb1b40e366861f56972Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:28:12 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a man chased and gunned down his wife outside a drug store and killed their three children at an apartment in Las Vegas before apparently shooting himself, leaving five members of a family dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/211a53c1f62c4cb1b40e366861f56972Romania calls for probe of 2 ex-prison chiefs for 204 deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a33c1debf2f4940a979bede124a3809Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:19:28 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian government institute tasked with investigating communist-era crimes has called for two former prison chiefs to be probed on suspicion of causing the deaths of 204 political prisoners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a33c1debf2f4940a979bede124a3809UN court upholds convictions, sentences of 2 Bosnian Serbshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f59bf6180dc045c39dee816eff6744c3Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:07:48 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A United Nations war crimes court has rejected the appeals of two senior Bosnian Serbs against their convictions for playing key roles in a campaign of murder, torture and persecution against Muslims and Croats during the 1992-95 Bosnian warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f59bf6180dc045c39dee816eff6744c3Laws encourage alternatives to prison for veterans with PTSDhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c8c7468d6b4923bf2a17c42b3e60f9Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:21:57 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Defenders of a former Army sergeant say he truly believed he was fighting the Taliban bomber who blew off his friend's limbs when he emptied 24 rounds from his 9 mm handgun at police and firefighters who were responding to a fire in his apartment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c8c7468d6b4923bf2a17c42b3e60f9The Latest: Nicola Adams leads Britain's boxing contingenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91cd16ae728747acbdf641e12a9d04e4Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:34:04 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91cd16ae728747acbdf641e12a9d04e4Aluminum plant to resume some operations after explosionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2be57c41ddbb43b191c0201a3d2fdca6Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:38:47 GMTNEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — Executives at a Georgia aluminum plant said they planned to resume some operations Thursday, one day after an explosion injured five workers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2be57c41ddbb43b191c0201a3d2fdca6Gun shop raffling AR-15 rifle to benefit Orlando victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b955f29d293f41b58681aaecd8dead63Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:29:38 GMTMCHENRY, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago gun shop is raffling a semi-automatic weapon to benefit victims of the nightclub shooting in Orlando.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b955f29d293f41b58681aaecd8dead63Military post: No threat to base; active shooter reported after someone saw security forces making routine inspectionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db7cb73e137445f397c3b8ed9c462fc3Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:49:08 GMTJOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — Military post: No threat to base; active shooter reported after someone saw security forces making routine inspection.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db7cb73e137445f397c3b8ed9c462fc3Candidates for leadership of UK's Conservative Party namedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e45fbc78ceb7441e85ac07178fdae85eThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:14:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — There are five candidates competing for the position of leader of Britain's Conservative Party. The winner, to be announced September 9, will become prime minister and is expected to lead negotiations to take Britain out of the European Union. Here are brief descriptions of the candidates:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e45fbc78ceb7441e85ac07178fdae85eVietnam says Taiwanese company responsible for fish deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/511e49d1ff4b489ab72bbf4271191e05Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:12:16 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's government announced Thursday that a Taiwanese-owned steel plant was responsible for massive fish deaths along the central Vietnamese coast and said it has pledged to pay $500 million in compensation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/511e49d1ff4b489ab72bbf4271191e05Obama admin changing coal royalty program to boost revenuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21a97f2316ac455195875ef8198a66c6Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:42:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department is changing the way it values coal mined from public lands in the West to make sure mining companies are not shortchanging taxpayers on sales to Asia and other markets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21a97f2316ac455195875ef8198a66c6Here come the virtual reality Olympics ... for Samsung usershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27f62cc548644e37b7efbd318d9d0b34Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:48:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Athletes in Rio will compete to be the fastest sprinter and highest jumper at the Olympics this August. But there's another test underway as well: How well can virtual reality capture sporting events?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27f62cc548644e37b7efbd318d9d0b34Egypt marks overthrow of Islamist president with new holidayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/345a3e23e1c24864a6cc5eb702943939Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:17:20 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Thursday celebrated the army's 2013 overthrow of an Islamist president with a new national holiday, marked by warplanes flying over the capital of Cairo and a brief address to the nation by President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/345a3e23e1c24864a6cc5eb702943939The Latest: Bank of England head 'can't protect from pain'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93b90594fd92412ebcb472b822e6269eThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:34:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93b90594fd92412ebcb472b822e6269eThe Latest: Bank of England head expects to provide stimulushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ef1bbcefb4844908811cab57dd22cd5Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:13:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ef1bbcefb4844908811cab57dd22cd5Average US 30-year mortgage falls to 3.48 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4cb0dc4df8547bfbeaddb3cab60a688Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:40:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates slid to new lows for the year this week amid market upheaval stoked by Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Rates are at three-year lows at the height of the spring home buying season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4cb0dc4df8547bfbeaddb3cab60a688