FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:54:25 -07:00Saudi sprinter Masrahi to miss Olympics because of dopinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/721dc4b1138d435a94976a3302581c9aSat, 30 Jul 2016 12:25:20 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi authorities say sprinter Yousef Ahmed Masrahi will not compete in this summer's Olympics after failing a drug test.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/721dc4b1138d435a94976a3302581c9aTaurasi, 4 former UConn stars help overwhelm Canada 83-43http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad9117286c5d428597c7ef370d6447b3Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:15:30 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Just after the United States routed Canada by 40 points, Geno Auriemma and his UConn greats posed for a group photo on the court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad9117286c5d428597c7ef370d6447b3Burundi protests plan to deploy UN policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed65f55ffccb40f2910dd2337119e65eSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:48:12 GMTBUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — More than 1,000 people in Burundi participated in a government-backed demonstration in the capital, Bujumbura, to protest France's proposal approved by the U.N. Security Council to deploy U.N. police to the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed65f55ffccb40f2910dd2337119e65eSyrian civilians begin leaving rebel-held parts of Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/613386240e984e90ae835815fa8f243dSat, 30 Jul 2016 14:03:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Dozens of families and some opposition fighters started leaving besieged rebel-held neighborhoods in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday after the government opened safe corridors for civilians and fighters who want to leave, state media reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/613386240e984e90ae835815fa8f243dWhat's safe? Europe grapples with security after attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2017521b8a3a40e8aa913b5e51f6e04eSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:21:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — You can't put a guard in every church and patrol every beach. But after a wave of attacks in Western Europe, authorities are struggling to protect their people as best they can. The French Riviera city of Cannes has banned large backpacks on beaches lest they hide explosives, and Britain is providing extra funding for security at tens of thousands of places of worship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2017521b8a3a40e8aa913b5e51f6e04eMickelson rallies to makes cut, McIlroy bogeys 18 to misshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a5ff5dc35074f5daafdea18814c6e71Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:46:06 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Phil Mickelson walked off the first green with a disgusted look on his face, as if he'd thrown away any shot at making the cut in the PGA Championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a5ff5dc35074f5daafdea18814c6e71Bomb kills 1 security official, wounds 8 people in Pakistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ded65fe97534f82bf7a96198f2256c1Sat, 30 Jul 2016 11:58:29 GMTKARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Officials say a roadside bomb has exploded near a vehicle carrying paramilitary rangers in southern Pakistan, killing a security official and wounding three officers and five civilians.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ded65fe97534f82bf7a96198f2256c1Thousands, including PM, attends Stockholm's gay pride marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f2e9f6908d74892bc13930fa20e7a67Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:09:16 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Tens of thousands of people, including Sweden's prime minister, have participated in Stockholm's annual gay pride parade, walking along streets sprinkled with balloons and rainbow flags.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f2e9f6908d74892bc13930fa20e7a67Dunes pavilion work stoppage not expected to delay openinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c150533e15fd4571bde809f4af9a37e6Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:13:07 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Work to refurbish and privatize a pavilion at Indiana Dunes State Park to bring restaurants, a rooftop bar and a banquet center along Lake Michigan is temporarily on hold until the state Department of Natural Resources gets permission from the National Park Service to move ahead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c150533e15fd4571bde809f4af9a37e6Former KKK member convicted in deadly bombing up for parolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e3402e738f848e3b8274532b328d2b7Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:12:36 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Thomas Edwin Blanton Jr. was a young Ku Klux Klansman with a reputation for hating blacks in 1963, when a bomb ripped a hole in the side of 16th Street Baptist Church, killing four black girls during the civil rights movement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e3402e738f848e3b8274532b328d2b7Riverboat loses power, drifts from Nebraska to Iowahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae1f922d73e49b2b3690bd1dc3a529dSat, 30 Jul 2016 12:19:07 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three people were injured when a riverboat carrying 135 passengers struck a riverbank in Omaha, Nebraska, lost power and drifted across the Missouri River before coming to rest near a park in Council Bluffs, Iowa.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae1f922d73e49b2b3690bd1dc3a529dDoping investigator faces 'deluge of requests' on Russianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e32312386c884d92a24041015cc7b8b4Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:42:39 GMTLONDON, Ontario (AP) — Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren says he is facing "a deluge of requests" to provide information on individual athletes implicated in his report on state-sponsored doping in Russia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e32312386c884d92a24041015cc7b8b4Security suddenly boosted at Amsterdam's Schipol Airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05f66cb401b940b4b67c52ff0f400881Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:10:13 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport has suddenly boosted its security in a move authorities there have linked to the "national threat level," snarling traffic as military police check cars coming to drop passengers off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05f66cb401b940b4b67c52ff0f400881Spain: police bust sex-slave ring exploiting transsexualshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a697982ea01479e8cd770d2d0626221Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:57:32 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested three members of a criminal group engaged in human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of foreign transsexuals and transvestites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a697982ea01479e8cd770d2d0626221Philippine president withdraws cease-fire order after rebels kill government militiaman and fail to declare own trucehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/393093cc1def4e7daab660e1c776288eSat, 30 Jul 2016 12:28:38 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine president withdraws cease-fire order after rebels kill government militiaman and fail to declare own truce.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/393093cc1def4e7daab660e1c776288eNonprofit's ID cards get recognition from police, immigrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc981fd4816046a6be75acbe8106491dSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:21:49 GMTHILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A privately issued ID card that enables illegal immigrants in North Carolina to identify themselves to police is getting national attention, though Republican lawmakers want to shut it down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc981fd4816046a6be75acbe8106491dArmenia: 73 injured in clashes with riot police, 23 detainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846a6be7688e49c591524aea2903a27bSat, 30 Jul 2016 11:29:45 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenian health officials say 73 people needed medical treatment after clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the capital for nearly two weeks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846a6be7688e49c591524aea2903a27bJohn Hinckley's return to normalcy has been years in makinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/599dffe3865640feab3ccd63da0e0cc3Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:32:12 GMTWILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Life for the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago has progressively become more normal, with greater freedom outside a psychiatric hospital, and perhaps nowhere is this more evident than the record store where he whiles away so many hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/599dffe3865640feab3ccd63da0e0cc3A look at some of the most death-defying stunts of all timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84104da218d94fd7ac6b3af7d1dc5ae4Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:07:02 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Although he's one of the most accomplished skydivers in the world, Luke Aikins will tell you what he's about to do — jump out of a plane without a parachute — is one crazy stunt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84104da218d94fd7ac6b3af7d1dc5ae4Bavaria governor criticizes Merkel's 'we will manage' mantrahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf866cca0f748bb8bac22792a9c7764Sat, 30 Jul 2016 11:32:57 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Bavaria's governor is distancing himself from Chancellor Angela Merkel's mantra that "we will manage" the refugee crisis following several attacks in Germany, including two committed by asylum-seekers and claimed by the Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf866cca0f748bb8bac22792a9c7764The Latest: Young pilgrims fill meadow for meeting with popehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ee557a31ba84729b27ee59dd9514281Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:37:48 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ee557a31ba84729b27ee59dd9514281Armenia: 75 injured in clashes with riot police, 26 detainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e92e4e9148045d684b431a360698135Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:09:13 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Clashes between riot police and supporters of gunmen from an opposition group barricaded inside a police station in Armenia's capital left 75 people injured and more than 20 in custody on charges related to the unrest, officials said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e92e4e9148045d684b431a360698135Gaza's Hamas hands out land hoping to avoid financial crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a1134bfb6534b6a82fa48435f4c7381Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:33:38 GMTKHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip (AP) — Earth movers dig into sand dunes on land where once Jewish settlements stood — prime real estate that the Gaza Strip's ruling Hamas group hopes will ease its worsening financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a1134bfb6534b6a82fa48435f4c7381Fighting between Turkish forces, Kurdish rebels kills 43http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62df4ee3674541cf8cb840c8b82597cdSat, 30 Jul 2016 14:42:14 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Authorities say fighting between Turkish forces and Kurdish rebels in the restive southeast of the country has killed eight Turkish soldiers and 35 Kurdish fighters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62df4ee3674541cf8cb840c8b82597cdPutin tests West's sanctions resolve on visit to Sloveniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d1624c6632c4608b0e58fbb0a80e5fcSat, 30 Jul 2016 14:38:05 GMTVRSIC, Slovenia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived Saturday in Slovenia, a member of both the European Union and NATO, testing Western unity in maintaining crippling sanctions against the Kremlin for its role in Ukraine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d1624c6632c4608b0e58fbb0a80e5fcThe Latest: Streb still talk of the PGAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f2ae59364684d679d82fd8e72e278a0Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:40:54 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f2ae59364684d679d82fd8e72e278a0Duke seeks return to political relevance on Trump coattailshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4addf79d921741eb9a380ec554b22a68Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:37:19 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — It would be hard to overstate how much former KKK leader David Duke has attempted to link his 2016 surprise Senate bid to that of the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4addf79d921741eb9a380ec554b22a68A look at state flag-protection lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea9f989c5e34b5fa05552ca52b9420dSat, 30 Jul 2016 14:41:00 GMTCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Burning and other acts of destruction aimed at the United States' flag are protected by the U.S. Constitution as forms of free speech, but most American states have their own laws declaring them illegal. An Associated Press analysis found that at least 40 states have similar laws, which occasionally lead to arrests (though seldom, if ever, convictions). A look at the collection of obsolete state laws that live on:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea9f989c5e34b5fa05552ca52b9420dAffluent Kansas City suburbs at center of political backlashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0288dbdf4ed34ab896f238445b76a640Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:27:49 GMTSHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — Small-government Republican conservatives face a political backlash in Kansas because of the state's budget problems and battles over education funding, and the epicenter is in sprawling Kansas City suburbs where residents have cherished public schools for decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0288dbdf4ed34ab896f238445b76a640Powerball $478 million jackpot is nation's 8th largesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/702e0400fa364dbb9a78ee7da90803a2Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:54:57 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Powerball players have a shot at the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot, but they should keep in mind that their dreams of riches likely won't become a reality.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/702e0400fa364dbb9a78ee7da90803a2Teen released, 2 still in custody for French church attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc595b4fdcb2474d88d55290da5f8c33Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:45:39 GMTPARIS (AP) — A teenager detained following the gruesome killing of an 85-year-old priest by a pair of jihadi attackers in northwest France was released Saturday, a French official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc595b4fdcb2474d88d55290da5f8c33City officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa416f9ed4614efbb404a6c253eb0e27Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:35:36 GMTMUKILTEO, Washington (AP) — Gunfire disrupted a small gathering at a suburban Seattle home, leaving three people dead and a fourth person injured early Saturday, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa416f9ed4614efbb404a6c253eb0e27The Latest: Pope advices young pilgrims over lunchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53e56055485e449bbe867c24f8132c58Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:56:04 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53e56055485e449bbe867c24f8132c58FBI: Woman robbed Wyoming bank to return to prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbf4b430b2b042f293e4067406d6a147Sat, 30 Jul 2016 11:31:26 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A woman who was recently released from prison in Oregon robbed a bank in Wyoming only to throw the cash up in the air outside the building and sit down to wait for police, authorities said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbf4b430b2b042f293e4067406d6a147Trump's Russia reset ideas alarming allies, many in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30175b08921f4436ada4fc19db54478aSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:13:18 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Donald Trump's flurry of offhand remarks and abrupt zingers on Russia — praising Vladimir Putin, dismissing NATO — have jolted the world, not to mention the U.S. presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30175b08921f4436ada4fc19db54478aPowerball's eye-popping jackpots explainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0521f30853374303b90ffebaef86d01bSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:57:23 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Powerball players will have a shot at the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot this weekend, but they'll face long odds that have led to nearly three months without a winner.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0521f30853374303b90ffebaef86d01bFormer Vermont governor touts instant-runoff voting in Mainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aabef7113624ce7a86435ab2b94ddd2Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:42:11 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean — who's also the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee — says he favors a voting system that would bring big changes to the American electoral process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aabef7113624ce7a86435ab2b94ddd2The Latest: Pope rests ahead of evening vigil with youthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1275e470cda04bd98e8bc0dd2c27c6f9Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:24:55 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1275e470cda04bd98e8bc0dd2c27c6f9Monsoon floods kill at least 52 people in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b072708e58f4a919daa356cce03d597Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:27:39 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Indian authorities on Saturday tried to rescue thousands of people stranded in flooded villages after a week of heavy rain killed at least 52 people and uprooted tens of thousands of others from their homes in the states of Assam in the remote northeast and Bihar in the east.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b072708e58f4a919daa356cce03d597Discredited Tulsa volunteer sheriff's deputy program revivedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/228b3f664e41479db2bda0d495d3c0fdSat, 30 Jul 2016 14:32:45 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy program shut down after a member fatally shot an unarmed black man is back in business with tougher requirements, new Tulsa sheriff Vic Regalado said, although every one of the new reserves was in the old force that was riddled with cronyism and all but three are white in a city with fraught race relations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/228b3f664e41479db2bda0d495d3c0fdTurkish authorities free over 800 soldiers in coup probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ea07fad1b9f42a788d4413781c5f15fSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:57:42 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish courts on Saturday released over 800 enlisted conscripts who were under arrest as part of the investigation into the July 15 failed coup, the state-run Anadolu news agency said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ea07fad1b9f42a788d4413781c5f15fStates' flag-burning laws unconstitutional, but persisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/339b39fde1be4925b0d548bb89ddb160Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:39:37 GMTURBANA, Ill. (AP) — Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz had just finished walking in a July 4th parade when her assistant told her a central Illinois man had been arrested on suspicion of burning an American flag.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/339b39fde1be4925b0d548bb89ddb160Good cop or bad cop? Police chief under fire over outburstshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc1c958d67fe4fe99ae18a8115f51e58Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:30:08 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — New Haven Police Chief Dean Esserman has confounded both supporters and critics over the years with dueling good cop-bad cop personalities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc1c958d67fe4fe99ae18a8115f51e58Skydiver makes final preparations to jump without parachutehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed5d6ed2fa4547ef833b11354417f5cdSat, 30 Jul 2016 14:02:08 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Skydiver Luke Aikins figures his next leap into thin air will start pretty much like the thousands that preceded it, only with one small but significant difference: This time when he steps out of the plane at 25,000 feet he won't take his parachute with him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed5d6ed2fa4547ef833b11354417f5cdPhilippine president calls off truce after rebel attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac5b89421a6c44e19530761be2d5311dSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:07:18 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called off a weeklong cease-fire after communist guerrillas killed a government militiaman and failed to declare their own truce by a Saturday deadline he had imposed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac5b89421a6c44e19530761be2d5311dStunt driver school trains for Georgia's film industry needshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c665e7c5f3436e8ad5a63b1f3a3b9dSat, 30 Jul 2016 12:40:17 GMTDAWSONVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Stuntwoman Natalie Govin found work easily in South Florida — until funds for the state's film incentives program recently went dry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c665e7c5f3436e8ad5a63b1f3a3b9dPope urges clergy to go into the world, tend to the needyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1de2c190d9924589945de9f8d7b5a322Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:27:29 GMTKRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis encouraged Catholic priests and nuns to leave their comfort zones and tend to the needy as he celebrated a Mass on Saturday in a Polish church dedicated to St. John Paul II, the Polish pontiff whose staunch defense of workers' rights in the 1970s and '80s challenged his nation's then-Communist rulers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1de2c190d9924589945de9f8d7b5a322US Army secretary says US-South Korea war games to proceedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542738cda03d4e04b84e52fd0730c977Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:47:49 GMTJOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. Army Secretary Eric Fanning said Saturday that annual military drills between the United States and South Korea would go ahead next month, despite North Korea's warning of a "vicious" showdown if the war games proceed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542738cda03d4e04b84e52fd0730c977Former governor, WWII ambassador to Britain getting his duehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5162f95e1de04b87b032fae14b1bd335Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:40:01 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Publicly, John Gilbert Winant was a three-term New Hampshire governor, the first leader of the Social Security Administration and U.S. ambassador to Britain during World War II. Privately, he battled depression and massive debt. He shot himself just as his memoirs were about to be published in 1947.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5162f95e1de04b87b032fae14b1bd335Afghan official: Taliban capture district in Helmandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4bbb4135b74f4691ad242b89295d8bSat, 30 Jul 2016 13:20:28 GMTKANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An important district in Afghanistan's southern poppy-growing province of Helmand has fallen under Taliban control after heavy fighting that killed around 17 police and wounded up to 10 others, an official said on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4bbb4135b74f4691ad242b89295d8b