FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Jul 2015 16:42:07 -07:00San Francisco: No 'legal basis' to hold shooting suspect, 03 Jul 2015 21:11:39 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An attorney for the San Francisco Sheriff's Department says it had no authority to honor an immigration hold when it released a man who's now suspected in shooting death of a woman at a tourist site. eaters weigh-in ahead of NYC July 4 hot dog contest, 03 Jul 2015 22:57:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Four avid eaters have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous. bond hearing becomes reunion for childhood friends, 03 Jul 2015 21:22:55 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida burglary suspect wept after the judge overseeing his bond hearing realized they had been childhood friends. adds soft walls, more asphalt after Busch's crash, 03 Jul 2015 22:00:52 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR's most famous race track is seemingly safer and possibly more politically correct as the series returned to its birthplace Friday. points from loss, Serena wins at Wimbledon; Venus next, 03 Jul 2015 21:07:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — Twice, Serena Williams stood merely two points from a loss at Wimbledon against a British opponent buoyed by a roaring, flag-waving Centre Court crowd. to US: Nuke deal could result in joint cooperation, 03 Jul 2015 22:15:25 GMTVIENNA (AP) — In a message to Washington, Iran's foreign minister on Friday called for an end to "coercion and pressure" at the nuclear talks, suggesting a deal acceptable to his country will open the door to cooperation on fighting the upsurge of Middle East extremism threatening both nations' interests. Busch involved in multi-car crash in Daytona return, 03 Jul 2015 20:04:54 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch has been involved in a multi-car accident in his return to Daytona International Speedway. Lama celebrates 80th birthday with California summit, 03 Jul 2015 22:31:07 GMTIRVINE, Calif. (AP) — It won't be a small, private affair when the Dalai Lama celebrates his 80th birthday this weekend in Southern California. prosecutors seek hearing on evidence, 03 Jul 2015 22:10:12 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors in the corruption case against Sen. Bob Menendez asked a judge to hold a hearing to determine whether some evidence should be withheld or restricted due to possible national security concerns. badly burned bodies found in a car in a remote ravine, 03 Jul 2015 21:27:04 GMTPASCO, Wash. (AP) — The Franklin County Sheriff's office is investigating the deaths of two people found badly burned in a car as a double homicide. over Wisconsin GOP plan to tighten open records law, 03 Jul 2015 22:22:30 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Opposition mounted Friday to a surprise Republican budget measure that would exempt from Wisconsin open records laws nearly everything created by state and local government officials, including drafts of legislation and communications with staff. San Francisco pier shooting suspect deported 5 times, 03 Jul 2015 20:38:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man suspected in the shooting death of a woman at a busy San Francisco tourist destination has seven felony convictions and has been deported five times, most recently in 2009, a federal agency said Friday. plane lands in Hawaii after flight from Japan, 03 Jul 2015 20:57:58 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. start to Northwest wildfire season; more danger ahead, 03 Jul 2015 20:29:50 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Predictions of an early wildfire season have come true in the Northwest as low snowpack levels, record warm temperatures and very dry conditions have helped fuel blazes weeks earlier than usual. Mormon leader Boyd K. Packer dies at 90, 03 Jul 2015 23:30:39 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mormon leader Boyd K. Packer, president of the faith's highest governing body, has died. He was 90. Senator pushes amendment to shift power back to states, 03 Jul 2015 20:20:33 GMTCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi has introduced a constitutional amendment to redistribute power from the federal government to the states. woman's measles death is first in US since 2003, 03 Jul 2015 21:07:09 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A woman killed by measles in Washington state had been vaccinated against the disease as a child but succumbed because she had a compromised immune system, a local health official told a TV station. motel closes after possible Legionnaires' report, 03 Jul 2015 22:54:59 GMTLACEY, Wash. (AP) — Thurston County health officials say a Super 8 Motel in Lacey has voluntarily closed while officials investigate a possible outbreak of Legionnaires' disease. Ferris wheel in Orlando stops, stranding riders, 03 Jul 2015 22:57:13 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 400-foot Ferris wheel in Orlando stopped moving for more than 45 minutes Friday, stranding riders aboard. charged with raping girl on school bus, 03 Jul 2015 20:07:09 GMTPORT TOWNSEND, Wash. (AP) — Officials say a 13-year-old boy attacked a 7-year-old girl on a Chimacum school bus and has been charged with three counts of first-degree rape. marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourning, 03 Jul 2015 20:57:13 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Two years to the day after the army overthrew Egypt's Islamist president, the sounds coming from the mosque at Cairo's Tahrir Square were sadly telling. At the focal point of Egypt's upheavals, where authorities had hoped to stage celebrations, there was instead a prayer for the week's dead, including soldiers cut down by militants in Sinai and the country's chief prosecutor, assassinated by car bomb in the capital. says children being killed in Burundi's violence, 03 Jul 2015 21:38:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. children's agency says children are suffering as a result of instability and election-related violence in Burundi including three killed in the last five days and dozens forced to flee from school. sources: Mavericks, DeAndre Jordan agree to 4-year deal, 03 Jul 2015 21:32:21 GMTDALLAS (AP) — DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center. campaigns, neck and neck, reach dramatic finale, 03 Jul 2015 22:27:09 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks packed city squares for dueling rallies late into the night Friday, as polls showed a dead heat between the 'yes' and 'no' camps ahead of a bailout referendum Sunday that could be Greece's most important vote since it joined the European Union. to become 1st female head coach of NBA summer league, 03 Jul 2015 22:40:29 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Becky Hammon is about to become the first woman to serve as the head coach of an NBA summer league team. at it again at Wimbledon, tied 10-all in 5th vs. Cilic, 03 Jul 2015 21:52:06 GMTLONDON (AP) — Marathon man John Isner is at it again at Wimbledon. says she takes a 'backseat to no one' among liberals, 03 Jul 2015 22:21:19 GMTHANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she takes a "backseat to no one" on championing liberal causes, presenting herself as a standard-bearer for Democrats as primary challenger Bernie Sanders generates large, energetic crowds. president talks Boko Haram in Cameroon, 03 Jul 2015 20:46:01 GMTYAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — French President Francois Hollande promised intensified military cooperation with Cameroon in the fight against Boko Haram during a visit to the West African country on Friday. approves subpoena of phone records in Hernandez case, 03 Jul 2015 20:27:12 GMTFALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez can take steps to identify an anonymous tipster who claimed that one of the jurors who convicted him of murder may have lied during jury selection, a judge ruled Friday. get tips on girl found dead in bag in Boston Harbor, 03 Jul 2015 20:58:41 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts authorities say hundreds of tips have poured in from across the country after they released a computer-generated image of a young girl found dead in a plastic bag in Boston Harbor. tennis federation fires Davis Cup team captain Leon, 03 Jul 2015 20:56:04 GMTMADRID (AP) — The newly appointed president of Spain's tennis federation has moved to quell unrest among players by firing the Davis Cup captain and sports director. Watson to remove Confederate flag from 'General Lee', 03 Jul 2015 21:57:37 GMTWHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Bubba Watson says he's painting over the Confederate flag on his car made popular in "The Dukes of Hazzard" television series. Rico to issue $400M in TRANs amid economic crisis, 03 Jul 2015 22:09:41 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor has signed a bill that allows certain public agencies to buy up to $400 million in tax and revenue anticipation notes. identify motel intruder shot by ex-CNN reporter, 03 Jul 2015 21:20:40 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The man fatally shot by a former CNN reporter at an Albuquerque motel had fled parole in Tennessee, police said. Ryder Cup pitch comes up short with Minnesota officials, 03 Jul 2015 20:55:45 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The 2016 Ryder Cup was awarded to the Hazeltine National Golf Club near Minneapolis years ago, however its promoters quietly recently tried to wedge money into Minnesota's new state budget for logistical assistance and sponsorships of the event.'Inside Out' celebrates edge over 'Magic Mike,' 'Terminator', 03 Jul 2015 20:51:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Even with the flashy competition of Terminators and male strippers, the little feelings inside a young girl's head proved to be more of a draw for moviegoers going into the holiday weekend. Salvador's 677 murders in June most since civil war, 03 Jul 2015 20:36:59 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The month of June saw 677 murders in El Salvador, more than in any other single month since the end of the country's civil war. set to free founder of Michoacan vigilante movement, 03 Jul 2015 21:09:06 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they are near to freeing Jose Manuel Mireles, a founder of the self-defense movement that rose up to fight an entrenched drug cartel in the western state of Michoacan. in 3-way tie for lead at French Open halfway stage, 03 Jul 2015 20:38:39 GMTPARIS (AP) — Home favorite Victor Dubuisson was in a three-way tie for the lead after the second round of the French Open on Friday, while Ryder Cup teammate Graeme McDowell's bid for a third successive title came to an early end. Lookahead: Dustin Brown tries for encore, 03 Jul 2015 22:20:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — After his stunning win over Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Dustin Brown said it was easy to play well when expectations were so low. Dre announces new radio show on Apple Music service, 03 Jul 2015 21:15:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Dre will be busting through your speakers with a new radio show on Apple Music. distances itself from Donald Trump after remarks, 03 Jul 2015 23:11:32 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is the latest corporation to distance itself from Donald Trump. plane lands in Hawaii after record-breaking flight, 03 Jul 2015 22:03:53 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. Accounting exec earned leniency in Madoff case, 03 Jul 2015 21:07:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A 79-year-old former New York accounting firm executive who did work for some of Bernard Madoff's most important clients has earned leniency at sentencing because his cooperation provided new insights into history's largest financial fraud, prosecutors said. deflects criticism about absence of Blatter from final, 03 Jul 2015 23:36:41 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — FIFA and the Canadian Soccer Association deflected criticism about FIFA President Sepp Blatter and secretary general Jerome Valcke not attending the Women's World Cup final, saying the winning captain won't care who hands over the championship trophy. leaders want GOP field to condemn Trump's 'idiocy', 03 Jul 2015 23:14:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's characterization of Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug dealers. runs, Koehler lift Marlins to 2-1 win over Cubs, 03 Jul 2015 21:46:17 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Justin Bour and Christian Yelich homered and the Miami Marlins got six impressive innings from Tom Koehler in a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday. instructor, student pilot die in Oregon crash, 03 Jul 2015 20:09:25 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A helicopter flight instructor and a student pilot have died after crashing into a farm field near Newberg. leader offers assistance in Guyana-Venezuela dispute, 03 Jul 2015 20:05:04 GMTBRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday offered assistance to resolve an escalating border dispute between Guyana and Venezuela., Yanks settle dispute, he gets ball from 3,000th hit, 03 Jul 2015 23:20:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday that gives $3.5 million to charitable groups, saves the team $5.5 million and gets A-Rod the home run ball from his 3,000th hit.