FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 07 Jul 2015 17:05:13 -07:00CVS leaving US Chamber of Commerce in tobacco tiffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a89f2899dc4f44d38183b1cf96094028Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:47:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — CVS Health is leaving the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, saying the trade group's position on tobacco products is incompatible with CVS' focus on health.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a89f2899dc4f44d38183b1cf96094028Yosemite rock fall changes face of world-class climbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0cfa42d9d90467db4ae8319ad2a23b7Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:18:56 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A massive sheet of rock fell from the vertical face of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, making one of the most popular routes attempted by climbers in North America even more challenging, park officials said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0cfa42d9d90467db4ae8319ad2a23b7Family sues after amphibious tour boat hits, kills womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e60490295992402a9c56f48ed9651ee0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:44:56 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The family of a woman struck and killed by an amphibious tourist boat on a street last spring has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e60490295992402a9c56f48ed9651ee0Man charged in California pier killing pleads not guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b78d97fbb26435ea505e8c8a7a8709aTue, 07 Jul 2015 21:54:29 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man charged with killing a San Francisco woman as she was sightseeing along a popular pier has pleaded not guilty to murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b78d97fbb26435ea505e8c8a7a8709aPopular ice caves draw thousands each year; can be dangeroushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/886c2095c3dd487f8c623d345b78fd5dTue, 07 Jul 2015 23:16:33 GMTVERLOT, Wash. (AP) — Thousands of visitors each year make the easy one-mile trek to glimpse spectacular snow and ice formations at the Big Four Ice Caves in Washington state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/886c2095c3dd487f8c623d345b78fd5dNot-yet NBA refs also under microscope during summer leaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93fab7893c1d4a369c7d434ff6bc041aTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:08:21 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — With his slender build and 6-foot-5 frame, Nate Green blends in at a gym full of up-and-coming players looking to make their mark at Orlando's NBA summer league.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93fab7893c1d4a369c7d434ff6bc041aFair housing group sues New York, alleging discriminationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac0b0f75550c48e98bf09396721ddaf9Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:14:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A civil rights organization advocating for fair housing practices sued the city on Tuesday, saying the city promotes segregation by favoring whites for affordable housing in Manhattan neighborhoods that are predominantly white.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac0b0f75550c48e98bf09396721ddaf9Stallings suspended 3 months for doping violationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acd07902053a41a0976200e298d2326cTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:06:57 GMTScott Stallings has been suspended for three months for violating the PGA Tour's anti-doping policy, making him the third player to be sanctioned for performance-enhancing drugs since the policy was introduced to golf seven years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acd07902053a41a0976200e298d2326c'Lego Movie' directors to helm Han Solo 'Star Wars' spinoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dc8842584be40d5908d0c7c34eba41eTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:07:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Laugh it up, Fuzzballs: Han Solo is getting his own movie, and it's going to be helmed by "Lego Movie" directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dc8842584be40d5908d0c7c34eba41ePublic finally gets pathway to 'Billionaires' Beach'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3c9534a21547c9ab33277a9b01a913Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:40:51 GMTMALIBU, Calif. (AP) — With a bright blue sign that reads "Beach Access" on an open gate replacing what used to be private property, the public now has access to Malibu's so-called "Billionaires' Beach."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3c9534a21547c9ab33277a9b01a913Kansas governor's order shields clergy on same-sex marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d0bf22312eb44b0ba94263b78e91866Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:22:54 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' governor told state government agencies Tuesday that they can't punish ministers or religious groups for opposing same-sex marriage, and critics said he is sanctioning discrimination even as the state extends new benefits to gay and lesbian couples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d0bf22312eb44b0ba94263b78e91866Business Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1d3ffc2dfb04218b048106fa3873dacTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:06:47 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1d3ffc2dfb04218b048106fa3873dacPolygamists want questions on faith quashed at water hearinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab446422fd2644f887254f86f3e19a1fTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:07:35 GMTPIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A polygamous sect seeking permission to double the amount of water available at a remote South Dakota compound wants to block discussion of its faith during a public hearing this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab446422fd2644f887254f86f3e19a1fCalifornia right-to-die bill stalls with Catholics opposedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcdff2bd617a46a693b6e4ae08b78279Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:54:51 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a blow to the right-to-die movement, California lawmakers on Tuesday dropped one of the strongest legislative efforts in the U.S. to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcdff2bd617a46a693b6e4ae08b7827970 years later, WWII bombardier receives presidential honorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf3c7044c88841dab211c3a0ab6869caTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:53:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — At 22, 2nd Lt. John Pedevillano was the youngest bombardier in the U.S. Army Air Corps' 306th Bomb Group when he was shot down by Nazi fighter pilots in Germany in 1944.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf3c7044c88841dab211c3a0ab6869caEducation Dept. dismisses Asian groups' complainthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dd1ca835bd84b06a711ef4dd1e65b4cTue, 07 Jul 2015 23:52:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department on Tuesday dismissed a complaint against Harvard University by some Asian-American groups who say the university uses racial quotas to keep out high-scoring Asians.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dd1ca835bd84b06a711ef4dd1e65b4cEx-quarterback McNabb arrested again on suspicion of DUIhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c52586c281a644afba1956d29173cb6bTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:36:30 GMTGILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb has been arrested in Arizona on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol for the second time in 18 months, according to police documents released Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c52586c281a644afba1956d29173cb6bNASCAR to try new aero packages at 3 additional trackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6143670d264e11995b01a43586d2f9Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:22:24 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR will use track-specific rules packages at three more race tracks as the sanctioning body continues to try to improve the racing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6143670d264e11995b01a43586d2f95-day film festival launches in Jamaica's capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9080fe1f680f4fe59064a895e60166dfTue, 07 Jul 2015 21:51:33 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A five-day movie festival has begun in Jamaica with the goal of strengthening the island's small filmmaking community.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9080fe1f680f4fe59064a895e60166dfNTSB: 2 killed when F-16, small plane crash; jet pilot safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e828343f3cc94a6baff77818390196b6Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:11:55 GMTMONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — An F-16 fighter jet smashed into a small plane Tuesday over South Carolina, killing two people and raining down plane parts and debris over a wide swath of marshes and rice fields.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e828343f3cc94a6baff77818390196b6Rain makes annual Detroit-area Mud Day for kids even muddierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/768907c98e594289aefc78dcabfb5960Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:44:27 GMTWESTLAND, Mich. (AP) — A steady downpour made this one of the muddiest Mud Days yet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/768907c98e594289aefc78dcabfb5960The Latest: Pope presses call for new economic world orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8c67107b9da4cbc8cddc3b3c8493e14Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:52:07 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8c67107b9da4cbc8cddc3b3c8493e14Bill Cosby's public moralizing was his undoinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84eed0abae6249df8b3c81eba9efdadaTue, 07 Jul 2015 21:38:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — For decades, Bill Cosby cast himself as America's dad and then as America's granddad, a moralist with tough talk for young people about acting responsibly. It was that image that proved to be his undoing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84eed0abae6249df8b3c81eba9efdadaDrug bundles block pipe near border, send sewage into homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76ce7a04a3b4f0f9dbf354a80b64ec2Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:35:40 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in the border city of Nogales, Arizona, believe smugglers were using an international sewage line to transport drugs into the U.S. from Mexico when the pipe became clogged, sending gallons of waste through an illegal tunnel and into a house and local businesses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76ce7a04a3b4f0f9dbf354a80b64ec2Expert: Theater shooter's deadly thoughts became a stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/851cab77a7f24a7daf9a4fb10cfae814Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:12:53 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Thoughts of killing other people became an uncontrollable storm in the mind of the Colorado theater shooter in the months before the attack, a nationally known schizophrenia expert testified Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/851cab77a7f24a7daf9a4fb10cfae814Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8de8d5e0d547e4a6f3204332dfc3a0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:54:18 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a last-minute chance Tuesday to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8de8d5e0d547e4a6f3204332dfc3a0Judge refuses to toss lawsuit over decade-old Gulf oil leakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b773658cc37949b68a29ccaa07f01467Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:36:53 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that environmental groups filed against a New Orleans-based company responsible for a decade-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b773658cc37949b68a29ccaa07f01467Mom of 2-year-old found in ravine charged with killing herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/874d2822819c45ff83d9fcc293573537Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:35:10 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The mother of a 2-year-old girl found dead in a ravine has been arrested on charges she asphyxiated the girl after becoming upset that she had to help the toddler clean herself after using the toilet, police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/874d2822819c45ff83d9fcc293573537Netflix sets release dates for slate of original filmshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f248f5798f634b17a1c97f016977143fTue, 07 Jul 2015 21:45:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Netflix's upcoming slate of original films will begin rolling out with Cary Fukunaga's "Beasts of No Nation" in October and Adam Sandler's "The Ridiculous Six" in December.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f248f5798f634b17a1c97f016977143fNews guide: The case that led to Cosby's drugs-sex admissionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f48ad002b2f419bad76f0775d9227efTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:36:20 GMTBill Cosby's admission under oath in 2005 that he obtained quaaludes to give to young women with whom he wanted to have sex came during a lawsuit brought by a former Temple University employee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f48ad002b2f419bad76f0775d9227efReport: Troops face hassles with student loans, despite lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2f95c0d2dbd4adb8a11e07248b3ec9aTue, 07 Jul 2015 23:02:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A government regulator says military personnel are still being hassled over their student loans despite the federal laws and programs put in place to protect them, and officials worry it could signal a broader problem in the $1.2 trillion student debt market.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2f95c0d2dbd4adb8a11e07248b3ec9aBaylor University drops 'homosexual acts' from conduct ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e92ea7887682417d90f65e60580f2fafTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:54:41 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — The world's largest Baptist university has dropped specific references to homosexual acts from its sexual conduct policy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e92ea7887682417d90f65e60580f2fafVote on Srebrenica resolution delayed by Russian veto threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a23a3f083f75463290bf283e1d1e9a77Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:35:02 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council delayed a vote on a British-drafted resolution that would condemn the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica during the Bosnian war as "a crime of genocide" until Wednesday after Russia informed council members it would veto the measure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a23a3f083f75463290bf283e1d1e9a77New York holding parade for champion US women's soccer teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9baef1d007b94435a52dd76690a4f27fTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:58:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The confetti will be flying when the city holds a parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9baef1d007b94435a52dd76690a4f27fA-Rod 'disappointed' by All-Star omission, but not surprisedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85ec52ba1d764782adad05459484dab9Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:24:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez says he is "obviously disappointed" to be left off the American League All-Star team, but considered himself "a long shot" to get selected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85ec52ba1d764782adad05459484dab9HUD report says housing vouchers best type of assistancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbadfa7c70f749878f5e50f57b91f5d1Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:21:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A government study says housing vouchers may be the best way to reduce homelessness in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbadfa7c70f749878f5e50f57b91f5d1Spieth skips Scotland for familiarity of John Deere Classichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/752e4be53196478ba78b40d7c3f8faf0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:03:27 GMTSILVIS, Illinois (AP) — Most golfers believe the path to the British Open title starts a week early in Scotland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/752e4be53196478ba78b40d7c3f8faf0Study: More than a third of US college students transferredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bc1665a2214b62af4bd848e7263843Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:39:47 GMTBOSTON (AP) — More than a third of college students who started in 2008 transferred to another school, according to a new national study, challenging ideas about the typical college trajectory and stoking a debate about how schools should help transfer students.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bc1665a2214b62af4bd848e72638432nd defense expert says theater shooter was legally insanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4eb267a9ef14ddb9f44dbdc3972cfe6Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:41:10 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A second defense expert testified Tuesday that the Colorado theater shooter was so mentally ill that he couldn't tell right from wrong at the time he opened fire on a packed auditorium, killing 12 people and injuring 70.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4eb267a9ef14ddb9f44dbdc3972cfe6The Latest: Pope urges Latin American youth to save planethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f495912caf84f61bcb499292a566448Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:12:45 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f495912caf84f61bcb499292a566448Missouri law allows tax exemption for stillbirthshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c39e57e3a8dd424c9df2e6a9a148940dTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:36:19 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri is joining at least one other state in offering a tax exemption for stillbirths.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c39e57e3a8dd424c9df2e6a9a148940dThe Latest: Tsipras says Greece has submitted proposalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d3604508f94aca908a07382954b712Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:45:51 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d3604508f94aca908a07382954b712Miss USA contestants dismiss Trump comments, show must go onhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a87147d7a7d42f7bf90897c7cae1615Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:05:23 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Controversy continues to surround presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments painting Mexican immigrants as criminals, but the women taking part in the upcoming Miss USA pageant Trump co-owns say the show must go on.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a87147d7a7d42f7bf90897c7cae1615The Latest: Crowd cheers pope at meeting with civic groupshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9302089edab46668d4d47cdb48024d0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:14:57 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9302089edab46668d4d47cdb48024d0Arizona think tank challenges US Indian Child Welfare Acthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e4d24358624b95a48e51fbd893a4cbTue, 07 Jul 2015 22:33:34 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A right-leaning think tank has brought what it believes is the most comprehensive challenge to a law that gives preference to American Indian families in adoptions of Indian children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e4d24358624b95a48e51fbd893a4cbSoldiers arrive in Saskatchewan to battle raging wildfireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/add84d8e37c24300a1124c07cf7ee8f1Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:35:44 GMTLA RONGE, Saskatchewan (AP) — Canadian soldiers arrived Tuesday to help battle raging wildfires in the western province of Saskatchewan, where more than 10,000 people have been evacuated in recent days. The smoke has triggered air quality warnings across the U.S. West and Midwest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/add84d8e37c24300a1124c07cf7ee8f1Congress backs bill expanding access for VA-issued ID cardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7bb24f08eec47318440861b18560da7Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:09:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A bill allowing all veterans to receive official identification cards through the Department of Veterans Affairs is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7bb24f08eec47318440861b18560da7Appeals Court considers 'Big Mountain Jesus' casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93c1e88853764f6d91a69c792a68a9e0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:02:22 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The home for a six-foot-statue known as Big Mountain Jesus rests with a three-judge appeals panel after a lawyer representing a group of atheists asked for it to be removed from U.S. Forest Service property in Montana.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93c1e88853764f6d91a69c792a68a9e0Pier shooting suspect pleads not guilty amid more outragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9866b78f4cc4241815896afa95ea7e3Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:01:14 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Mexican national at the center of a national immigration controversy pleaded not guilty to murder charges Tuesday as lawmakers voiced criticism over the way he was released before being accused of shooting a woman at a popular city pier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9866b78f4cc4241815896afa95ea7e3California right-to-die bill stalls in blow to movementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea1aba11430e4450a478640862dd4718Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:03:27 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a blow to the right-to-die movement, California lawmakers on Tuesday dropped one of the strongest legislative efforts in the U.S. to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea1aba11430e4450a478640862dd4718