FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jul 2016 18:53:24 -07:00Texas A&M suspends 2 assistants for jokes at women's clinic, 30 Jul 2016 00:25:23 GMTCOLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M has suspended two assistant football coaches for two weeks for what they described as a "failed attempt at humor" this week at a football clinic for women. recovers from rut of bad starts, Cubs rout Mariners, 30 Jul 2016 00:56:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester felt better Friday, after some rough outings. He knows he wasn't perfect in six shutout innings. A pair of "pointless, useless walks," as he put it, still bothered him afterward. Latest: Suspect killed in stolen car investigation ID'd, 30 Jul 2016 01:42:30 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on developments involving the Chicago Police Department (all times local): president gives rebels deadline to declare truce, 30 Jul 2016 01:26:20 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gave communist guerrillas until Saturday to match his truce declaration or he would withdraw it following a rebel attack that killed a government militiaman. Latest: Streb shoots 63 in PGA's second round, 29 Jul 2016 23:50:10 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times local): Latest: Computer system used by Clinton campaign hacked, 29 Jul 2016 23:09:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race after the Democratic and Republican nominating conventions (all times EDT): not looking back, excited and ready to lead Browns, 29 Jul 2016 22:59:44 GMTBEREA, Ohio (AP) — He's now RG4.3. rallies to makes cut, McIlroy bogeys 18 to miss, 30 Jul 2016 00:17:08 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. blocks 'discriminatory' North Carolina voter ID law, 29 Jul 2016 23:42:26 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday blocked a North Carolina law that required voters to produce photo identification and follow other rules disproportionately affecting minorities, finding that the law was intended to make it harder for blacks to vote in the presidential battleground state. electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers, 30 Jul 2016 00:00:57 GMTMANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaragua's top electoral authority decimated the country's political opposition on Friday by unseating practically all of its remaining lawmakers in congress as President Daniel Ortega prepares to seek a third term. looms large in US boxer Gary Russell's Olympic quest, 30 Jul 2016 00:00:36 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — They are four fighting brothers, each proudly bearing a version of their father's name. They strategize and train and compete together out of their Maryland gym, relentlessly applying teamwork to a profoundly individual sport. loses 7-year-old fan Micah Ahern to cancer, 30 Jul 2016 01:03:51 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A 7-year-old Texas boy who was a beloved part of the TCU' baseball team's three consecutive trips to the College World Series has died following a battle with cancer. Capsules, 30 Jul 2016 00:05:18 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Robert Streb became the latest player to shoot 63 in a major, and hardly anyone noticed in a PGA Championship with endless action across Baltusrol on Friday. Latest: Walker finishes 9 under after PGA's second round, 29 Jul 2016 22:52:43 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times local): shoots 63 and joins Walker in lead at PGA, 30 Jul 2016 01:43:11 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — In a major championship season of endless theater, the PGA Championship lived up to its end of the bargain Friday. Alaska village to vote on whether to move or stay, 29 Jul 2016 23:33:10 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A tiny island village on Alaska's storm-battered western coast is entering a new chapter in its decades-long pursuit to move the entire community from its badly eroding shores to safer ground. campaign: Computer service used by campaign hacked, 30 Jul 2016 00:06:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A computer service used by the campaign of Hillary Clinton was hacked as part of a broader breach of the Democratic National Committee, an intrusion for which the Russian government is the leading suspect, the campaign said Friday. Video of Cleaves, accuser may be evidence in sex case, 30 Jul 2016 00:33:41 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge overseeing Mateen Cleaves' criminal sexual conduct case says a video featuring the former Michigan State basketball star and his accuser may be allowed into evidence. quake hits off Northern Mariana Islands in Pacific, 29 Jul 2016 23:54:55 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Authorities say a strong earthquake has hit off the coast of the Northern Mariana Islands near Saipan in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. feeling 'as good as ever' as Cardinals open camp, 30 Jul 2016 00:01:36 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Carson Palmer will turn 37 before the coming football season is over and he sure doesn't look or act like someone closing in on the end of his career. strike blows to GOP voter restrictions in 3 states, 30 Jul 2016 01:33:33 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Courts dealt setbacks on Friday to Republican efforts in three states to restrict voting, blocking a North Carolina law requiring photo identification, loosening a similar measure in Wisconsin and halting strict citizenship requirements in Kansas. Wal-Mart employees charged in suspected shoplifter's death, 30 Jul 2016 00:17:08 GMTLAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say three Florida Wal-Mart employees have been charged in the death of a suspected shoplifter. board to review Rio final preparations, Russia doping, 29 Jul 2016 22:38:43 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Less than a week before the opening of the Olympics, IOC leaders will meet in Rio de Janeiro this weekend to review the final preparations for the games and deal with the fallout from the doping scandal that has led to the exclusion of more than 100 Russian athletes. man gets 17 years in $4.8M gold truck heist, 29 Jul 2016 22:36:38 GMTMIAMI (AP) — One of three South Florida-based men accused of stealing $4.8 million in gold from a truck along a North Carolina interstate has been sentenced to more than 17 years in prison. hole at the PGA Championship, 30 Jul 2016 00:37:45 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A look at the key hole Friday in the second round of the PGA Championship: Novak Djokovic advances to Toronto semifinals, 30 Jul 2016 00:57:34 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Top-ranked Novak Djokovic beat fifth-seeded Tomas Berdych 7-6 (6), 6-4 on Friday to advance to the Rogers Cup semifinals. better, Angelique Kerber reaches Montreal semifinals, 30 Jul 2016 00:29:49 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Angelique Kerber put any concerns about her left elbow to rest Friday in the Rogers Cup. Latest: Suspect named in San Diego police shootings, 30 Jul 2016 01:06:35 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the shootings of two police officers in San Diego. (all times local): strike blows to GOP voter restricts in 3 states, 30 Jul 2016 00:51:59 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Courts have dealt setbacks to Republican efforts in three states to restrict voting. years later, fugitive appears before N. Carolina judge, 29 Jul 2016 23:57:04 GMTGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — When a judge advised a North Carolina man that he was a fugitive wanted in the killing of a retired immigration official nearly 40 years ago, his only response was: "That's what the papers say." Boy told officer he smothered infant, 29 Jul 2016 23:50:37 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say they charged a 12-year-old boy for smothering a 4-month-old baby after the boy told a school resource officer that he had killed his nephew. judge strikes down Wisconsin election laws, 29 Jul 2016 23:45:56 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday threw out as unconstitutional a host of Wisconsin election laws passed in recent years, saying they unfairly benefited Republicans who had enacted them and made it more difficult for Democrats to vote. on jailhouse informant dooms Chandra Levy case, 30 Jul 2016 01:13:29 GMTMcLEAN, Va. (AP) — Armando Morales was a gang leader, drug dealer and a jailhouse snitch. But he was also a commanding, dynamic presence on the witness stand when he told jurors that his cellmate, Ingmar Guandique, confessed to the murder of Washington intern Chandra Levy. extends South Sudan peacekeeping mission, 29 Jul 2016 22:42:37 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations extended the peacekeeping mission in South Sudan, delaying decisions on giving the force a more robust mandate in the face of rising violence in the world's youngest nation. Woman robbed Wyoming bank to return to prison, 30 Jul 2016 01:19:57 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. Latest: Ruling upends Kansas primary preparations, 29 Jul 2016 23:04:30 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a judge's ruling on Kansas' two-tiered voting system (all times local): police lieutenant named as officer who shot suspect, 30 Jul 2016 01:11:19 GMTTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A Tempe police lieutenant with nearly 20 years of experience shot and killed a robbery suspect that he believed had a gun, authorities said Friday. Latest: Trump slams Clinton's 'rosy-dory' optimism, 30 Jul 2016 01:47:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race after the Democratic and Republican nominating conventions (all times EDT): sparks decline in tourism business in Big Sur, 29 Jul 2016 23:26:10 GMTBIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking Friday at a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire raging in steep, forested ridges just to the north for another month. and Chaldean Festival returns to Detroit for 45th year, 30 Jul 2016 00:36:29 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Thousands are expected to attend the 45th annual Arab and Chaldean (kal-DEE'-uhn) Festival this weekend in Detroit. ship to be named for late gay rights leader Harvey Milk, 29 Jul 2016 23:47:58 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The late gay rights leader Harvey Milk already has schools, streets and parks named in his honor. Soon, a U.S. Navy ship will join the list. roars against Trump as a hacking distraction arises, 29 Jul 2016 23:43:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Fresh off a spirited convention, Hillary Clinton told prospective voters Friday they face a "stark choice" in November and pressed ahead with the scalding rhetoric against her Republican rival that marked many of the speeches in Philadelphia. Another distraction arose, however, as her aides acknowledged that a hacking attack that exposed Democratic Party emails also reached into a computer system used by her own campaign. probes charter school system after Turkish complaint, 29 Jul 2016 23:16:47 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is investigating a charter school system that the Turkish government claims has ties to a moderate Islamic cleric it's accused of inspiring a military coup attempt. A&M linebacker, wife killed at their home, 30 Jul 2016 01:10:13 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A former Texas A&M and Miami Dolphins linebacker and his wife were fatally shot at their home in Houston, and a 16-year-old boy has been charged as a juvenile with murder in the slayings. Sandy Hook school opens nearly 4 years after massacre, 29 Jul 2016 23:39:13 GMTNEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — The new Sandy Hook Elementary School, built to replace the one demolished after a massacre that took the lives of 20 children and six educators, features three courtyards, study spaces designed to look like treehouses and a moat-like raingarden. San Diego police officers shot, 1 fatally, during stop, 30 Jul 2016 01:28:57 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Two San Diego police officers were shot — one fatally — after a late-night stop turned into a gunfight, triggering a manhunt that led to the capture of one wounded suspect in a ravine and an hours-long SWAT standoff Friday that ended after officers detained a second man who may have been involved. in UN bribery scandal gets 20 months in prison, 29 Jul 2016 22:55:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A tearful U.S. citizen who bribed a top United Nations official to get support for business ventures was sentenced to 20 months in prison Friday by a judge who said bribery schemes do "substantial damage" to the U.N.'s image. info screens at Vietnam's 2 major airports hacked, 30 Jul 2016 00:56:59 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Screens displaying flight information and the public address system at Vietnam's two major airports were hacked with derogatory messages against Vietnam and the Philippines in their territorial row against China in the South China Sea. wheat found in Washington state could affect US trade, 30 Jul 2016 00:11:12 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Genetically modified wheat not approved for sale or commercial production in the United States has been found growing in a field in Washington state, agriculture officials said Friday, posing a possible risk to trade with countries concerned about engineered food. Kansas must count disputed state, local race votes, 29 Jul 2016 23:44:58 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas must count potentially thousands of votes in state and local races from people who've registered without providing citizenship documents, a county judged ruled on Friday.