FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 Aug 2015 13:24:45 -07:0084-year-old Spanish yachtsman rescued from sea after 4 hours, 02 Aug 2015 17:00:35 GMTMADRID (AP) — An 84-year-old yacht owner who was knocked into the storm-tossed Mediterranean Sea by a swinging boom and survived more than four hours in the water is still keen to compete in a race, event organizers said Sunday. rule for power plants to compel steeper emissions cuts, 02 Aug 2015 20:07:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aiming to jolt the rest of the world to action, President Barack Obama moved ahead Sunday with even tougher greenhouse gas cuts on American power plants, setting up a certain confrontation in the courts with energy producers and Republican-led states., other GOP hopefuls address Koch brothers gathering, 02 Aug 2015 18:55:05 GMTDANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and four other GOP presidential candidates are at a luxury Southern California resort speaking to the billionaire Koch brothers and other conservative donors. glance of the basic rules for keeping kosher, 02 Aug 2015 19:16:25 GMTThe laws for keeping kosher are complex. A breakdown of the basic rules: man hires plane to fly banner protesting Brady ruling, 02 Aug 2015 18:05:43 GMTSCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — A man hired a plane to fly a banner over NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's vacation home in Maine, telling him to go back to New York. Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag, 02 Aug 2015 18:45:44 GMTHANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive for official display. to order tests for viruses at Rio's Olympic water venues, 02 Aug 2015 19:25:11 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Games. wins Women's British Open, captures 4th different major, 02 Aug 2015 19:33:47 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — As Inbee Park hunted down Jin-Young Ko in the final stretch of the Women's British Open, it quickly became clear which South Korean was the rookie and which was the player about to add another chapter in golf's record book. sees 11 shot, 2 fatally, over the weekend, 02 Aug 2015 18:39:43 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Fresh off its deadliest month in 43 years, Baltimore saw 11 people shot — and two of them killed — in the first two days of August. Olympics 2015 is winding down on an emotional note, 02 Aug 2015 20:10:01 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — After more than a week of weightlifting, horseback riding, swimming, soccer matches and dozens of other competitions, 6,500 athletes from 165 countries braced themselves Sunday for perhaps the most emotional Special Olympics World Games event on their schedule — saying goodbye to a city that has embraced them. fires adviser after racially charged Facebook posts, 02 Aug 2015 19:58:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has fired a campaign aide after racially charged Facebook posts surfaced on the aide's account., 3, found in lake after boat-watching trip with dad, 02 Aug 2015 19:05:32 GMTMACON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say the body of an autistic 3-year-old boy was pulled from a lake in central Georgia after a frantic search for the missing child. in Qatar to ease Arab concerns about Iran nuke deal, 02 Aug 2015 19:58:35 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Qatar talks with Arab officials whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal world powers have struck with Iran.' tipoff leads Spanish police to arrest 212 for fraud, 02 Aug 2015 18:51:48 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say a congregation of nuns in the southern city of Granada led them to an organization that allegedly defrauded as many as 7,000 victims of up to 7 million euros ($7.7 million). Review of soldiers condemned in Boko Haram war, 02 Aug 2015 17:20:32 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's army is reviewing the courts-martial of more than 600 soldiers and officers, including dozens condemned to death for allegedly deserting the battle against Islamic extremists, according to an order received by The Associated Press on Sunday.'Roving rabbis' spread across Montana on kosher mission, 02 Aug 2015 19:17:44 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — Two young Orthodox rabbis have traded their studies in Brooklyn for the back roads of Montana, where they are teaching the far-flung faithful how to keep kosher in Big Sky Country.'s pro-government fighters get arms shipments, 02 Aug 2015 17:53:53 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government fighters in Yemen have received weapons shipments in the war-torn city of Aden, as Shiite rebels scramble to deploy reinforcements, military officials from both sides said Sunday. PM triggers election with vote in October, 02 Aug 2015 17:03:47 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper triggered an election campaign Sunday and set the vote for Oct. 19, when Harper and his Conservative party hope to earn a fourth term after almost a decade in power. man sentenced for stealing classified documents, 02 Aug 2015 17:30:14 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing classified documents while working at a U.S. military base in Honduras. police say 1 person of interest in custody in connection with fatal officer shooting, 02 Aug 2015 17:51:32 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis police say 1 person of interest in custody in connection with fatal officer shooting. 2 soldiers killed in convoy ambush, 02 Aug 2015 19:52:52 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Two Malian soldiers were killed and five were injured when their convoy was ambushed in the center of the country, a defense official said Sunday.' plight emphasized on Roma Holocaust Day, 02 Aug 2015 19:07:21 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Europe's top human right official drew attention to the abuses and discrimination faced by the Roma minority as Europe commemorated the tens of thousands of Gypsies killed during World War II. accused of decapitating wife leaves hospital for jail, 02 Aug 2015 19:48:11 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A man accused of decapitating his wife and their pet dogs before mutilating himself has gone from a hospital bed to a jail cell. sees 11 shootings, 2 fatal, over the weekend, 02 Aug 2015 17:34:21 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — On the heels of the most deadly month in 43 years, Baltimore saw 11 shootings, two of them fatal, in the first two days of August, including an incident in which seven people were shot. threat prompts evacuation of Lollapalooza in Chicago, 02 Aug 2015 20:00:24 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The threat of storms has prompted organizers of Lollapalooza to evacuate the music festival. shock congregants at 2 New Mexico churches, 02 Aug 2015 19:55:55 GMTLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A pair of small explosions just 20 minutes and a few miles apart shocked congregants at two churches in southern New Mexico. for president? Allies mulling Clinton challenge, 02 Aug 2015 17:08:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying earlier this year. But Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he will run or personally ask them to do any planning for a potential campaign, according to several people close to the vice president. earn split with 3-0 win over Reds, 02 Aug 2015 20:18:53 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Charlie Morton pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Neil Walker hit a review-aided home run and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 Sunday in a testy game in which benches cleared after All-Stars Andrew Mcutchen and Brandon Phillips were hit by pitches. shines in debut with Tigers, who beat Orioles 6-1, 02 Aug 2015 20:16:28 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Daniel Norris took a three-hitter into the eighth inning in his Detroit debut, J.D. Martinez hit a three-run homer and the Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to earn a split of the four-game series. say person of interest in custody in officer killing, 02 Aug 2015 19:35:59 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A person of "interest" has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer during a traffic stop in Memphis, police said Sunday. rains kill more than 90 people in India, 02 Aug 2015 18:57:53 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's Home Ministry says heavy monsoon rains have killed more than 90 people in the past week and forced tens of thousands of people to take shelter in state-run relief camps. dispute over Taliban succession hints at rifts, 02 Aug 2015 18:39:24 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The brother of Mullah Mohammad Omar on Sunday joined a growing chorus of opposition to the opaque selection of the late Taliban leader's successor, indicating widening rifts within the militant group as it weighs whether to revive peace talks or intensify its 14-year insurgency in Afghanistan.'Mission: Impossible' climbs to No. 1, 'Vacation' is a bust, 02 Aug 2015 19:47:04 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The stakes may be high for Ethan Hunt and his team in "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation," but it was hardly impossible for the Tom Cruise pic to conquer the box office. raging north of San Francisco threatens homes, 02 Aug 2015 18:46:08 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blazing in several Western states Sunday chewed up forests and threatened homes but were most numerous in Northern California where dozens are raging and setting off evacuations. to test Rio's Olympic water venues for viruses, 02 Aug 2015 17:34:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will begin testing for disease causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Games. honors Australian aviator killed in '33 Tuscany crash, 02 Aug 2015 17:11:22 GMTROME (AP) — An Australian aviation pioneer has been honored with a memorial stone and a hiking path in the Apennine mountains, where he died in a plane crash in 1933. Gasparyan wins Baku Cup for 1st WTA title, 02 Aug 2015 18:49:06 GMTBAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Margarita Gasparyan of Russia won her first WTA title Sunday by beating Patricia Maria Tig of Romania 6-3, 5-7, 6-0 in the Baku Cup final. singer and TV host Cilla Black dies at 72, 02 Aug 2015 16:46:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — Big-voiced British singer Cilla Black, a product of Beatles-era Liverpool who became a national treasure over a 50-year music and television career, has died. She was 72. slain in Mexico City had signs of torture, 02 Aug 2015 19:11:42 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A photojournalist who was found slain in Mexico City after he fled harassment in his home state appears to have been tortured before he was shot to death, the head of a free press advocacy group said Sunday.'s president says nuclear deal achieves goals, 02 Aug 2015 18:54:00 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says his country achieved its main goals in the landmark nuclear deal reached with world powers last month. wins Paul Lawrie Matchplay for 3rd title, 02 Aug 2015 19:28:01 GMTABERDEEN, Scotland (AP) — Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand won the inaugural Paul Lawrie Match Play by holing a 4-foot putt for birdie on No. 18 to beat Sweden's Robert Karlsson by one hole in the final. rains kill more than 100 people in India, 02 Aug 2015 20:13:04 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Heavy monsoon rains have killed more than 100 people in India in the past week and forced tens of thousands of people to take shelter in state-run relief camps, India's Home Ministry said Sunday. hopefuls prep for first 2016 debate_and Donald Trump, 02 Aug 2015 18:42:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidates dismissed the dominance of Donald Trump in early primary polling, scrambling to position themselves days before their first debate. Park wins Women's British Open, becomes 7th woman to win 4 different majors, 02 Aug 2015 16:46:34 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Inbee Park wins Women's British Open, becomes 7th woman to win 4 different majors. premier vows 'zero tolerance' for Jewish extremists, 02 Aug 2015 19:08:21 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's security cabinet approved new measures Sunday against Israelis who attack Palestinians, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his government will have "zero tolerance" for Jewish extremists. seeks help in finding more possible MH370 debris, 02 Aug 2015 18:18:45 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian officials said Sunday that they would seek help from territories near the island where a suspected piece of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet was discovered to try to find more plane debris. alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion, 02 Aug 2015 18:44:02 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Now there are two: Zimbabwe accused a gynecological oncologist from Pennsylvania on Sunday of illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over a Minnesota dentist the African government wants to extradite for killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July. Kakko wins Madeira Islands Open by 3 strokes, 02 Aug 2015 20:13:39 GMTSANTO DA SERRA, Madeira Islands (AP) — Roope Kakko earned his first European Tour victory Sunday after shooting a flawless 9-under 63 to win the Madeira Islands Open by three strokes. in Memphis continues after officer, 33, fatally shot, 02 Aug 2015 17:57:32 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis police say that a person of interest has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer. Guard chopper makes emergency landing on golf course, 02 Aug 2015 17:30:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Coast Guard helicopter had to make an emergency landing on the grounds of New York golf course because of smoke and fumes in the cockpit. No injuries were reported.