FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 07 Jul 2015 01:56:27 -07:00The Latest: France pledges effort to keep Greece in eurohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00e905867f22415e8e865e289a7cf805Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:25:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00e905867f22415e8e865e289a7cf805Greek Speak: A guide to the country's debt crisis lexiconhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/763e915d800140569e06932ea39950a0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:09:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Greece's debt crisis has spawned its own awkward argot. For those in the know, clunky terms like "Grexit" are shorthand, a quick way of saving a bundle of words. For everybody else, they're as mysterious as hieroglyphs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/763e915d800140569e06932ea39950a0Vietnam Communist Party chief to visit Obama at White Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f047f33074954bd59cc30c3cd77ab55eTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:22:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The head of Vietnam's Communist Party is heading to the White House on Tuesday for meetings with President Barack Obama and other top officials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f047f33074954bd59cc30c3cd77ab55eWilliams takes on Azarenka in Wimbledon quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f805c6d428124a6ea68616257241422aTue, 07 Jul 2015 06:21:53 GMTLONDON (AP) — The last time Serena Williams played Victoria Azarenka, they exchanged angry gestures, testy words — and a pair of shorts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f805c6d428124a6ea68616257241422aBuffalo mayor signs bill renaming Squaw Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abb06bff951f47f7af342a8019db7b35Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:03:34 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Members of the Seneca Indian Nation joined Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown as he signed a bill changing the name of Squaw Island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abb06bff951f47f7af342a8019db7b35Spain: Police arrest woman for recruiting young girls for IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1443a295063c4ce9b599ecc0289e8bbdTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:12:57 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police on Tuesday arrested a woman suspected of recruiting pre-teen girls and teenagers of both sexes to send to areas controlled by the Islamic State armed group in Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1443a295063c4ce9b599ecc0289e8bbdMilitary court in Thailand releases 14 student activistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ded79d0d5a746169af7844197447ed1Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:10:35 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A military court in Thailand released 14 student activists from detention Tuesday but said they still face sedition charges — and the prospect of several years in prison — for defying the junta's ban on political gatherings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ded79d0d5a746169af7844197447ed1Police: Body found in Ohio River likely capsized boat victimhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0777cf6ae3df4e9f85b9fdd7bcf974a6Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:08:20 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities believe they have recovered the body of one of the three people who have been missing since a pontoon boat capsized in the Ohio River over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0777cf6ae3df4e9f85b9fdd7bcf974a6Chinese families of Yale students grow a garden, traditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f915200484bd493cbf47c2e411916ddaTue, 07 Jul 2015 05:47:51 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A once-vacant city block at the northern edge of Yale University now teems with exotic herbs and vegetables, tended carefully by a community of graying people from China who are here to look after grandchildren as their own children cultivate careers at the Ivy League school.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f915200484bd493cbf47c2e411916ddaBoycott Israel drive gains strength, raising alarmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6079974ee4e4b8da4759294acd0159dTue, 07 Jul 2015 06:35:31 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Ten years ago, a small group of Palestinian activists had a novel idea: inspired by the anti-apartheid movement, they called for a global boycott campaign against Israel as a nonviolent method to promote the Palestinian struggle for independence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6079974ee4e4b8da4759294acd0159dMalaysia freezes 6 bank accounts in probe linked to premierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d53dbf4b87a42d9a0f123648a9d0b34Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:24:35 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian authorities froze six bank accounts as part of an investigation into allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were transferred from a state investment fund to the personal accounts of Prime Minister Najib Razak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d53dbf4b87a42d9a0f123648a9d0b34Kenya says Islamic extremists kill 14 in Kenya's northhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d35c075f5184fc0850b55ec8537501dTue, 07 Jul 2015 06:32:16 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — At least 14 people were killed in an attack early Tuesday in the country's north by al-Shabab, Islamic extremist rebels from neighboring Somalia, a Kenyan official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d35c075f5184fc0850b55ec8537501dAfter legal fight, public path to 'Billionaires' Beach' openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83f45ec2b7e44e7cb907c8668b52c79dTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:26:07 GMTMALIBU, Calif. (AP) — It may be called "Billionaires' Beach," but the pristine views along one of Malibu's most exclusive coastlines are now easily accessible to anyone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83f45ec2b7e44e7cb907c8668b52c79dLongtime Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590422c598124da98aefb731ef1e6161Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:31:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — One of the last of the classic Hollywood showmen, Jerry Weintraub built his show business empire on a Rolodex and chutzpah.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590422c598124da98aefb731ef1e6161Iran rejects claim that suspect in Jordan tied to Iran grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e202b970c9481d8b76d1c4005043b6Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:44:36 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is rejecting reports by Jordanian state media that a terror suspect arrested in Jordan on suspicion that he planned attacks against the kingdom is linked to an Iranian group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e202b970c9481d8b76d1c4005043b6Young veterans look to summer league to refine skillshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58de36516e7e40d1aa0acd87bcc1ddc0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:44:18 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The NBA summer leagues were created, in part, for players like Marcus Smart and Dante Exum. The first-round picks from the 2014 draft — Exum at No. 5 and Smart at No. 6 — were both considered talents that would need some refining. They finished their rookie seasons as starters, but combined they barely averaged 10 points.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58de36516e7e40d1aa0acd87bcc1ddc0China opens exhibition to mark the war victory over Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31f342e62bc74781b04dc2936f445077Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:24:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China opened an exhibition of guns and photos of massacres on Tuesday to commemorate the World War II victory over Japan, part of a propaganda push to stir up nationalism by observing the 70th anniversary of the war's end in Asia with great fanfare.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31f342e62bc74781b04dc2936f445077South Carolina Senate votes to take down Confederate flaghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2f30547e18c4ec6abfffa189b84dc5cTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:39:16 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The push to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse is about to clear its first hurdle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2f30547e18c4ec6abfffa189b84dc5cLEADING OFF: Cueto pitches for All-Star spot, Gray feels OKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9168e11a52fd48ab8def4ebdbfb4aa36Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:12:16 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9168e11a52fd48ab8def4ebdbfb4aa36The Rubio economy: 'The old ways no longer work'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b2fc76fe9a04bcaaad1baef9c532aabTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:28:30 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — With an eye on the future, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is laying out his plans for an "innovative economy" and "revolutionized higher education system" in his first major domestic policy speech as a presidential candidate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b2fc76fe9a04bcaaad1baef9c532aabDiplomatic process, US resolve tested as nuke deadline nearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/118659fd85b749db8f7c05c6aec3a41fTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:11:45 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Iran nuclear talks are in danger of busting through their second deadline in a week, raising questions about whether world powers can cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy — and testing the resolve of U.S. negotiators to walk away from negotiations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/118659fd85b749db8f7c05c6aec3a41fRollins rallies Dodgers past his old Phillies team, 10-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/595c0f07ac9147dc9567f5d6becc3e1fTue, 07 Jul 2015 06:35:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Rollins hit a go-ahead single in the seventh inning against his former team, rallying the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers past the last-place Philadelphia Phillies 10-7 Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/595c0f07ac9147dc9567f5d6becc3e1fThe Latest: Juncker seeks to temper talk of swift Greek dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76ee0fb8a0154eb4baf84ebe72a15f50Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:46:03 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76ee0fb8a0154eb4baf84ebe72a15f50Suge Knight due in Los Angeles criminal court for 2 hearingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c7991accdc4839acc48bb5ab36b520Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:18:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight is scheduled to appear in a Los Angeles court for hearings in separate murder and robbery cases filed against the former rap music mogul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c7991accdc4839acc48bb5ab36b520Dutch peacekeepers still suffer stigma after Srebrenicahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c289b0886d514f1f9ccc0ce4fe8e8010Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:27:15 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Rob Zomer has heard the comments many times over: You're cowards, killers. How could you stand there and do nothing?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c289b0886d514f1f9ccc0ce4fe8e8010Epiphanny Prince back with the New York Libertyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46f205b6f6d04dea936f262e458775e0Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:36:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Epiphanny Prince will finally get to play for her hometown team, the New York Liberty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46f205b6f6d04dea936f262e458775e0Report: Toyota executive arrested in Japan to be releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41971d738cd34afe812bcaa1162fb0caTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:56:11 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The American Toyota executive who was arrested in Japan last month on suspicion of drug law violations is expected to be released Wednesday without being prosecuted, according to Kyodo News service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41971d738cd34afe812bcaa1162fb0caSenate, House look to update Bush-era education lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/345f9bf2bad44dfa8dd0333521c3fe10Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:24:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/345f9bf2bad44dfa8dd0333521c3fe10BMX pioneer Scot Breithaupt found dead; cause undeterminedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c7ac5101f64fcab75fdf7fd7000821Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:32:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c7ac5101f64fcab75fdf7fd7000821SF sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb34b4f3de70458a925bea51922ae21cTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:42:37 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended his office's decision to release a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally and who is now suspected in the killing of a woman at a sightseeing pier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb34b4f3de70458a925bea51922ae21cChinese stocks drop, other global markets mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5a7ea34b6cd491a804c317e61974437Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:45:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell Tuesday despite government intervention and other global markets were mixed as Greece's spiraling crisis kept investors on edge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5a7ea34b6cd491a804c317e61974437World's oldest man dies in Japan at the age of 112http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cc1ad5e76d34cc99ec97120c1556c61Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:38:49 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The world's oldest man, a retired educator from Japan, has died at the age of 112, an official said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cc1ad5e76d34cc99ec97120c1556c61Southwest Airlines: Blown tire forces return to airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be454aa42d6c47f09ec36407ed6f88f4Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:31:58 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Southwest Airlines says one of its flights returned to the Phoenix airport shortly after takeoff because of a blown tire on the aircraft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be454aa42d6c47f09ec36407ed6f88f4Britons mark the 10th anniversary of London transit attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe11906ac2f2424fb72a5a8d0b404828Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:11:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britons are marking the 10th anniversary of suicide bomb attacks on London's transit system with solemn ceremonies to pay tribute to victims and to honor survivors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe11906ac2f2424fb72a5a8d0b404828The Latest: European markets solid ahead of Brussels meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8d98c52fcee4b52a7a4deb7a1afec8bTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:20:47 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8d98c52fcee4b52a7a4deb7a1afec8b1 person gored in 1st bull-run of Pamplona festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d30f4f4c63e44ffaca9d2312233b36eTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:20:56 GMTPAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's Red Cross says one person was gored and six others injured as thousands of daredevils tested their bravery and speed by dashing alongside fighting bulls through the streets of this northern Spanish city on the first bull-run of Pamplona's San Fermin festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d30f4f4c63e44ffaca9d2312233b36eWHO says too few countries taxing tobacco products enoughhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f50fa5c75fd74cd9a1ab29d87b5e03ceTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:47:28 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A World Health Organization report says taxing cigarettes to more than 75 percent of their retail price is the most effective way to reduce tobacco use, but that too few governments levy high enough taxes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f50fa5c75fd74cd9a1ab29d87b5e03ce@POTUS unscripted: Obama shows a looser side on Twitterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75066d909bc043c5b78e3b530ec68431Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:32:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Forget the primetime interviews or the formal, choreographed news conferences. President Barack Obama is taking to Twitter to muse about sports, pop culture, even Supreme Court rulings — at all hours of the day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75066d909bc043c5b78e3b530ec68431Gay wedding cake at center of Colorado Appeals Court casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c80bd4edb5e940b8a2b72cd5d8eeaba4Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:24:30 GMTDENVER (AP) — A suburban Denver baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple will argue Tuesday before the Colorado Court of Appeals that his religious beliefs should protect him from sanctions against his business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c80bd4edb5e940b8a2b72cd5d8eeaba4Deadly Washington ice cave collapse after warm temperatureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/679b8d40dd7a48978e022b414c65987eTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:22:46 GMTVERLOT, Wash. (AP) — Ice caves popular with hikers northeast of Seattle partially collapsed, killing one person and leaving at least four other injured, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/679b8d40dd7a48978e022b414c65987eAfghan official: Bomber hits NATO convoy in Kabul, 2 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a649176d18a422b9c9e79187b004a34Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:46:33 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a suicide car bomber has targeted a NATO convoy in the capital, Kabul, wounding at least two people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a649176d18a422b9c9e79187b004a34Director Zhang Yimou sues ex-production partner for $2.5Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68546f717172430895dc88d88d2f47f7Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:35:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese director Zhang Yimou has sued a production company that he has worked with for more than a decade, seeking 15 million yuan ($2.5 million) he says he is owed as his share of the distribution money of one of his movies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68546f717172430895dc88d88d2f47f7Chinese stocks drop, other Asian markets mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c5ca5cfa144838a8449c59b405b53aTue, 07 Jul 2015 06:02:16 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell Tuesday despite official efforts to shore up slumping prices while other Asian markets were mixed after Greece's spiraling crisis weighed on Wall Street.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c5ca5cfa144838a8449c59b405b53aCalifornia right-to-die bill struggling ahead of key votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f134257039a4b519452e1ea0a03e14eTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:22:55 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A bill that would allow California physicians to help terminally ill patients end their lives is struggling to muster enough support ahead of a legislative vote Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f134257039a4b519452e1ea0a03e14eSf sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bfe53e253db44b9ba453bad537b3c1dTue, 07 Jul 2015 08:37:30 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended his office's decision to release a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally and who is now suspected in the killing of a woman at a sightseeing pier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bfe53e253db44b9ba453bad537b3c1dSheriff: 1 dead, 4 injured in Washington ice cave collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb127de9277c41a39d867f0341d92b05Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:25:01 GMTGRANITE FALLS, Wash. (AP) — A partial ice cave collapse in unseasonably warm northwest Washington killed one person and injured four others Monday, a Snohomish County sheriff's spokeswoman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb127de9277c41a39d867f0341d92b05As Republican infighting grows, donors call for calmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9aa10ac268954b78bb3d94f5781ea447Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:10:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Worried about "Republican-on-Republican violence," top party donors are taking action, with one firing off a letter calling for more civility and another seeking to block businessman Donald Trump from the debate stage altogether.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9aa10ac268954b78bb3d94f5781ea447Greek PM Tsipras races to restart talks after vote winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b837e335324594a20214f4cb98ae52Tue, 07 Jul 2015 08:07:39 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was heading Tuesday to Brussels for an emergency meeting of eurozone leaders, where he will try to use a resounding referendum victory to eke out concessions from European creditors over a bailout for the crisis-ridden country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b837e335324594a20214f4cb98ae52Young Indians embrace dating apps despite social tabooshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4676116ff0284287ad10cac28932cbf4Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:46:35 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Aditi Mendiratta's biggest worry as she's swiping left and right is hiding the smartphone notifications that read "Congratulations! You have a new match" from her parents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4676116ff0284287ad10cac28932cbf4The Latest: Germany welcomes new Greek finance ministerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73a92fac0b514224bed524da48689dfcTue, 07 Jul 2015 06:42:30 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73a92fac0b514224bed524da48689dfc