FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:58:55 -07:00China scrambles to reassure jittery stock tradershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c4981637eec4c6f96a7f75ecb15829cWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:18:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are scrambling to reassure jittery investors after soaring stock markets plunged, threatening to set back economic reform plans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c4981637eec4c6f96a7f75ecb15829cThe Latest: Merkel wants IMF involved in future Greek dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b27bdc5faae944eca851a991b7e060d6Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:04 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b27bdc5faae944eca851a991b7e060d6The Latest: Wimbledon to join in minute's for Tunisia attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32116e1ee3f4440ca103a3e95ef0be2aWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:58:49 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32116e1ee3f4440ca103a3e95ef0be2aPakistan: 4 members of al-Qaida's South Asian branch killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fae76c531194345b4edf9822cb738d2Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:49 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani official says four militants killed this week during a raid on a home near the eastern city of Lahore were members of al-Qaida's South Asian branch who were planning an attack on the offices of a civilian spy agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fae76c531194345b4edf9822cb738d2Kurdish fighters regain control of Syrian town hit by IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd00e52dbd9a4d0e8acefcbc7bc13336Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:26:35 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A spokesman for Syria's main Kurdish militia says his group's fighters have retaken a neighborhood attacked by Islamic State extremists in a key northern town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd00e52dbd9a4d0e8acefcbc7bc13336Tractor-trailer hitches could be faulty, 6,000 may be in usehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fc1b352cb2049d8819ef774697a4f0dWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:37:05 GMTBATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — On a twisty, snow-lined hill that the locals call "Devil's Backbone," a 12-ton semi-trailer came loose from its tractor and plowed into an oncoming line of pre-dawn commuters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fc1b352cb2049d8819ef774697a4f0dWhite House to allow photos, social media on public tourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0958d2af0b034eb985ee1a158dff058fWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0958d2af0b034eb985ee1a158dff058fUN: At least 1,466 Iraqis killed in June due to violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d81af70ae474a1f8d8c7ca965345e74Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:19:14 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says at least 1,466 Iraqis were killed by armed conflict in June, more than 40 percent more than in the previous month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d81af70ae474a1f8d8c7ca965345e74Former Auschwitz guard asks God for forgiveness at trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71d93b2e6cf423a8ada83b4ea2f0855Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served in Auschwitz says he helped the death camp function in his role sorting cash and valuables seized from Jews after they arrived in cattle-cars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71d93b2e6cf423a8ada83b4ea2f0855The Latest: Germany's Schaeuble rejects talk of deal soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85676dd413c246f498d84a405c6402d8Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:46:13 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85676dd413c246f498d84a405c6402d8China says concerned over Turkish religious complaintshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f09dd69224940999cbdf9dd21057840Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:46:26 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China expressed its displeasure Wednesday with Turkey's complaints about restrictions on worship and fasting by minority Chinese Uighur Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f09dd69224940999cbdf9dd21057840The Latest: Greek official dismisses talk of Tsipras cavinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa8bf655f0344d01b1a240dcdbf879daWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:33:31 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa8bf655f0344d01b1a240dcdbf879daIranian media: IAEA chief in Tehran on Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b5bb4d13fd4ce2ae68fee1d8233b3fWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:21:02 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The head of the UN agency tasked to monitor a nuclear deal is traveling to Tehran to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, the agency said Wednesday. Iranian media reported the talks will focus on a dispute over interviewing experts alleged to have worked on atomic arms that has spilled over into negotiations on a deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b5bb4d13fd4ce2ae68fee1d8233b3fThe Latest: Merkel dismisses bailout talks before referendumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37895f9d00514c7dba9236cf9ee9b1ebWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:18:20 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37895f9d00514c7dba9236cf9ee9b1ebA look at wildfire hotspots around the Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f0359eb7b144ebaa36675630585c3f5Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:30:11 GMTPeople returned to find their homes reduced to rubble following a destructive wildfire in Washington state, while crews battled blazes in California and Nevada.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f0359eb7b144ebaa36675630585c3f5Airports commission recommends expanding Heathrowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abe708a9d4548c2918dbd383a67cb2bWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Airports Commission unanimously recommended the construction of a third runway at London's Heathrow Airport on Wednesday in a long-awaited report on how best to expand the country's aviation capacity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abe708a9d4548c2918dbd383a67cb2bJapan police seek motive for self-immolation on bullet trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/130d679eddc14fb0a185cddb6f8f03aeWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:19:40 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have searched the apartment of the man who set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train, killing himself and another passenger, as officials sought clues to his motive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/130d679eddc14fb0a185cddb6f8f03aeThe Latest: IS branch claims deadly attacks in Egypt's Sinaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84d8ed9461044a1aaf082436b9e48859Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:38:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the near-simultaneous militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that have killed at least 30 soldiers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84d8ed9461044a1aaf082436b9e48859Obama aims to change conversation around health care lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/284f5690e27e4fa091125f429acdeca8Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:33:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is aiming to use the momentum from a recent Supreme Court victory for his health care law to change the conversation from talk about undoing his signature domestic achievement to talk about how to improve it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/284f5690e27e4fa091125f429acdeca8Another black church in South Carolina burns; cause unknownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8aa94852cb4d1787a195d1e9ada372Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:49:34 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Twenty years after the Ku Klux Klan burned it down, a South Carolina black church, north of Charleston, has caught fire again and authorities were trying to determine why.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8aa94852cb4d1787a195d1e9ada372Indonesia plane crash death toll 141 as search effort endshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59ff570640044911b9265e61d865a839Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:16:54 GMTMEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's air force said Wednesday it will investigate if the transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating orders by carrying paying passengers. A local military commander said the search for bodies has ended.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59ff570640044911b9265e61d865a839European markets surge on Greek deal hopeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3742a388e584f12805fb9b96f881b1cWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:03:08 GMTLONDON (AP) — Hopes that a deal between Greece and its creditors could be cobbled together in time to avoid a messy Greek exit from the euro sent stock markets across Europe sharply higher on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3742a388e584f12805fb9b96f881b1cSpain seizes 3.5 tons of cocaine, 69 arrested across Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f3db63b4c243c79b980218396c4ea5Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:41:55 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they seized more than 3 tons of cocaine and broke up a major international drug trafficking gang whose leader lived in luxury in Madrid, posing as a soccer talent scout.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f3db63b4c243c79b980218396c4ea5Blatter not traveling to Women's World Cup final in Canadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ffe9475a37440f68d0c78d5f65125a5Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:45:19 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter will skip the Women's World Cup final in Canada, avoiding a visit to North America at a time when U.S. officials are pursuing a criminal investigation into the soccer's ruling body.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ffe9475a37440f68d0c78d5f65125a5WWI US Army 'I WANT YOU' poster sold for $20K at NYC auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b61c7eba497b4f6daa95a323fd55f22aWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:39:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A World War I-era U.S. Army "I WANT YOU" recruitment poster has sold for $20,000 at an auction of some 2,000 wartime posters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b61c7eba497b4f6daa95a323fd55f22aEvents leading to government probe of big-rig hitcheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf061812132748d28681a026268ce359Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:39:04 GMTMarch 1, 2011: Fontaine Fifth Wheel sends service bulletin to customers telling them that the Ultra LT hitch used on semis may not lock properly and trailers can detach from tractors on the road. The bulletin also is sent to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf061812132748d28681a026268ce359The Latest: Top Irish bookmaker pays out on Greek 'yes' votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e9da3f4ed5744378492b62cccaaf694Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:45 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e9da3f4ed5744378492b62cccaaf694Afghan official: 3 children killed by mortar while playinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/458434cb7fbf4f77b4e0c4924d453c5cWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:28:58 GMTKANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says three children were killed and four wounded after they found an unexploded mortar in a field while playing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/458434cb7fbf4f77b4e0c4924d453c5cThe Latest: Egypt officials say 38 killed, 54 hurt in Sinaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec5200bcdaac4665984ba18e752360a2Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:51:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the near-simultaneous militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 38 soldiers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec5200bcdaac4665984ba18e752360a2Western Europe sweats, sweats through unusual heathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1339a124c4ff431987a02fc97e568231Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:52:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — Commuters are baring lots of skin in western Europe and authorities in countries like France are reaching out to vulnerable populations as the region sweats over unusually hot summer weather.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1339a124c4ff431987a02fc97e568231Food aid to Syrian refugees cut in half amid funding crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ceab44ae6f4e3691ec3ccba5d200e5Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:41:52 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The World Food Program says it had to cut in half food aid for Syrian refugees in Lebanon because of a funding crisis and may soon have to halt all food support for most refugees in Jordan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ceab44ae6f4e3691ec3ccba5d200e5New Danish government tightens immigration lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5953f0ffa90e42b993f31e49af0b747dWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:46:24 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's new center-right minority government on Wednesday reached its first deal with its political allies, including the anti-immigrant Danish People's Party, aimed at reducing the number of asylum-seekers by lowering social benefits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5953f0ffa90e42b993f31e49af0b747dAce buying Chubb in cash-and-stock deal valued at $28.3Bhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/707d1cb61fde495eb2bf36da78877849Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:36:50 GMTWARREN, N.J. (AP) — Insurer Ace is buying The Chubb Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $28.3 billion that will boost its international presence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/707d1cb61fde495eb2bf36da78877849Italian police arrest family of couple who traveled to Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/512d9ebaf8b24ac19b3f342c797e86f8Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:49:03 GMTROME (AP) — Italian anti-terrorism police on Wednesday arrested several family members of a married couple who traveled to Syria to join the Islamic State group and were allegedly trying to persuade their relatives to join them, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/512d9ebaf8b24ac19b3f342c797e86f8The Latest: Warm temperatures expected again at Wimbledonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7330f1cde8c4f5b91a354531caed93eWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:47:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7330f1cde8c4f5b91a354531caed93eMass. teen charged with killing teacher wants trial movedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d922c3b7d6e48c3a46221dcc6032597Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:44:43 GMTSALEM, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for a Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his high school math teacher have asked a judge to move their client's trial out of eastern Massachusetts, saying it will be difficult to pick an impartial jury given the large amount of publicity the case has received.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d922c3b7d6e48c3a46221dcc6032597New Chinese law reinforces government control of cyberspacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c71b92cb14634eacad47ae033c35fa54Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:25:25 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's legislature passed sweeping legislation on Wednesday that reinforces government controls over cyberspace, as the nation's leaders try to address what they see as growing threats to Chinese networks and national security.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c71b92cb14634eacad47ae033c35fa54UN world heritage body warns of threat to Great Barrier Reefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e5cfa21627946fc99e347ddc8ce662bWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:30:59 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The United Nations says it is concerned about the state of the Great Barrier Reef and is urging greater efforts to conserve one of the most world's spectacular natural sites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e5cfa21627946fc99e347ddc8ce662bKim Kardashian says sexy selfies can be empoweringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb93d2dad5004ec0adba15b1e65bb6b4Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:51:24 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The big reveal from Kim Kardashian's guest turn for San Francisco's revered Commonwealth Club of California on Tuesday night? She was wearing maternity Spanx under her black designer dress to conceal cellulite, not her pregnant belly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb93d2dad5004ec0adba15b1e65bb6b4Dutch: Police actions likely killed man who died in custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd1e42f2d5834b6f967fcc3a528eb9f9Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:59 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch prosecutor says police actions most likely caused the oxygen deprivation that led to the death of a man in custody following his arrest at a weekend music festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd1e42f2d5834b6f967fcc3a528eb9f9Emails show top officials aware of Clinton's private addresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd26350401ef4c248645adb91890e934Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:38:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday nighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd26350401ef4c248645adb91890e934The Latest: Cyprus says latest Greek offer is significanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfcdac24058949668c739b809f124d26Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:37:33 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfcdac24058949668c739b809f124d26The Latest: Key creditor says Greece likely to be in defaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bebd3b8608134bf1a032168c5249b797Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:41 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bebd3b8608134bf1a032168c5249b797Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine amid pricing disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3603d98f7af74f5384edda9fc71a0b54Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:35:45 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks, company official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3603d98f7af74f5384edda9fc71a0b54Brutal heat wave in Pakistan last month killed 1,250http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63bc26e6c1884e7dab531d76a2c5e72fWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:22:30 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's government says the brutal heat wave that hit the port city of Karachi and the country's southern province of Sind in June killed 1,250 people before subsiding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63bc26e6c1884e7dab531d76a2c5e72fWest and Russia duel over whether Srebrenica was a genocidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58140af8557f4654a8b9e6886eab1370Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:27:06 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Western nations and Russia are dueling over whether the U.N. Security Council should call the Srebrenica massacre during the Bosnian war a genocide in a resolution commemorating the 20th anniversary of Europe's worst mass killing since World War II.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58140af8557f4654a8b9e6886eab1370Sectarian shooting wounds 7 people south of Lebanese capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe7687f2025443380d81a5e54387810Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:33:19 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Supporters of rival Lebanese factions clashed early on Wednesday in a coastal town south of Beirut, leaving several people wounded, the country's state news agency and a security official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe7687f2025443380d81a5e54387810Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 38http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dad39e166104ceaaffa528f10657f83Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:03:24 GMTEL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 38 soldiers, security and military officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dad39e166104ceaaffa528f10657f83Greece makes concession but no deal seen before Sunday votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f56874a98d8246d5abac9fc72c500157Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:15:12 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's government has made new concessions in talks with its creditors, though some European officials said they were still not good enough and that a deal was nevertheless impossible before a Greek referendum on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f56874a98d8246d5abac9fc72c500157Yemen rebels kill Saudi soldier in strike near borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd80aa1cb03a4e6493b6e295a597e7acWed, 01 Jul 2015 11:36:00 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Saudi military says a soldier posted along the country's southern border has died of wounds sustained from a missile strike launched by Shiite rebels inside Yemen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd80aa1cb03a4e6493b6e295a597e7ac