FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:37:18 -07:005th Circuit tells courts to issue same-sex marriage rulingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18e76358183443b18a645952e4732fefThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:40:36 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal appeals court Wednesday instructed judges in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas to wrap up gay marriage cases in their states in line with last week's U.S. Supreme Court ruling.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18e76358183443b18a645952e4732fefFBI looks into fiber-optic vandalism in Northern Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb85b7e99f274650b401daa85ee7a91bThu, 02 Jul 2015 00:31:48 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI is working with police to catch vandals behind nearly a dozen fiber-optic cable cuts in Northern California in the past year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb85b7e99f274650b401daa85ee7a91bMexico weighs ex-dictator Porfirio Diaz century after deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84f885b17b7b45ed947566463d7c78f0Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:23:36 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Reviled former dictator Porfirio Diaz is getting some unexpected respect in Mexico a century after he died in exile.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84f885b17b7b45ed947566463d7c78f0GM Jerry Dipoto departs after 3 1/2 years with Angelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8ce363a7a05433ca992383a07d08495Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:12:02 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto resigned Wednesday, abruptly ending his 3 1/2-year tenure with the club amid apparent tensions with manager Mike Scioscia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8ce363a7a05433ca992383a07d08495Police arrest man accused of setting fire to CVS in riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/395cdbdd5cce42aba7af800d93b95735Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:11:11 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police have arrested a man authorities say set fire to a CVS pharmacy during the height of the riots that rocked the city after the death of Freddie Gray.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/395cdbdd5cce42aba7af800d93b95735Bus falls off bridge, killing 10 South Koreanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ab59f86f14c4aa1ab0299704b07c572Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:27:58 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A bus carrying a group of South Koreans fell off a highway bridge in northeastern China, killing 10 of them, officials said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ab59f86f14c4aa1ab0299704b07c572Customs officials recover idol looted from Indian templehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea92c88c75341609f4ba4884f29010aThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:42:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Customs officials in New York have recovered a bronze religious statue from the 11th or 12th century that they say was looted from a temple in India.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea92c88c75341609f4ba4884f29010aMatt Dobyns wins PGA Professionalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61fe7236c73b41b5ba623c22720ff586Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:26:42 GMTFLOURTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Matt Dobyns won the PGA Professional National Championship for the second time in four years Wednesday to top the 20 qualifiers for the PGA Championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61fe7236c73b41b5ba623c22720ff586AP source: Hawks reach agreement to re-sign Paul Millsaphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a91112d93d724fc1be0416096ec31a5cThu, 02 Jul 2015 00:24:00 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap became an All-Star in his first two years with Atlanta and helped lead the Hawks to their first Eastern Conference finals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a91112d93d724fc1be0416096ec31a5cAs SC fire investigated, stats show church fires not unusualhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e09bb8063224eddb677a074b7cac191Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:34:38 GMTGREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. John Taylor feared the worst when he learned his church was on fire, only days after a mass shooting at a black church in Charleston prompted Southern leaders to call for removing Confederate flags.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e09bb8063224eddb677a074b7cac191Ohio to replace bridge after tanker fire, reroute traffichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ae1eef30ab142819107230418a961ddThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:36:09 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Transportation officials plan to replace a bridge that was charred early Wednesday morning when a tanker truck carrying ethanol overturned, caught fire and forced closures on two major highways near Ohio's capital, leading to damage possibly up to $1 million and two citations for the driver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ae1eef30ab142819107230418a961ddIndians' Carrasco pitching perfect game thru 6 vs Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0eac89c78fa64ab79bf44f5eff9b9e31Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:04:30 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Carlos Carrasco of the Cleveland Indians is pitching a perfect game through six innings against the Tampa Bay Rays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0eac89c78fa64ab79bf44f5eff9b9e31Lind, Gennett lead Brewers past Phillies 9-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/417180be3fe04e8cb4bbeb379b92de33Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:57:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers are finally in a groove. Playing the Philadelphia Phillies certainly helps.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/417180be3fe04e8cb4bbeb379b92de33Family sues after California frat pledge died on hazing hikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1257a42ec3ec4c6ca41aa2c4b62d4330Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:57:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The family of a California college student who died during a grueling fraternity hike sued the organization and the school on Wednesday, saying the young man's death was senseless and easily preventable.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1257a42ec3ec4c6ca41aa2c4b62d4330Robber killed in shootout with ex-anchor's husband at motelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/094c9b0fcc904547bd05e892c89ff45bThu, 02 Jul 2015 00:37:08 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A cross-country road trip got derailed for a former CNN anchor and her husband after a would-be robber forced his way into their motel room and a shootout ensued.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/094c9b0fcc904547bd05e892c89ff45bOwn goal gives Japan 2-1 win over England in World Cup semihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/763a14e72a214e4fba845ab3ef2a9eb3Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:07:44 GMTEDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Laura Bassett scored into her own net during second-half stoppage time, giving Japan a 2-1 victory over England in a Women's World Cup semifinal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/763a14e72a214e4fba845ab3ef2a9eb3Jones, Eovaldi salvage Yankees' trip finale, 3-1 over Angelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6435b7fb175e42dbba508b1c8d6f7c02Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:40:43 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Nathan Eovaldi pitched scoreless, five-hit ball into the sixth inning, Garrett Jones homered and the New York Yankees snapped their three-game skid with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6435b7fb175e42dbba508b1c8d6f7c02$3 million restoration project improves Alcatraz Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfcbb3c6e1e64ed7bb11de1aef1be5bdThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:27:30 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More than a million people visit Alcatraz Island every year to see the shuttered prison sitting in the San Francisco Bay, made famous by Clint Eastwood in the movie about the great escape of three prisoners in the early 1960s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfcbb3c6e1e64ed7bb11de1aef1be5bdThe Latest: Moody's downgrades Greece to Caa3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d2487f8f71b456ca073b3e80baf9214Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:17:56 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d2487f8f71b456ca073b3e80baf9214WWE seeking to block concussion-related lawsuitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16b3d7544f1f407aa12810be7291c629Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:38:12 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wrestlers who claim they have suffered long-term health problems from concussions they received in the ring.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16b3d7544f1f407aa12810be7291c629Indians' Carrasco loses no-hitter with 2 outs in 9th vs Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53b70d11f7d3451688c519e6a5c5559fThu, 02 Jul 2015 01:54:09 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Carlos Carrasco of the Cleveland Indians has lost his no-hit bid with two outs in the ninth inning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53b70d11f7d3451688c519e6a5c5559fFederal judge: Alabama counties must allow gay marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc246484ef054adb9f515b72b5d30c92Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:04:37 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — With a handful of Alabama counties still refusing to grant gay marriages even as they issued licenses for straight weddings, a federal judge ruled Wednesday that all must abide by court decisions allowing same-sex unions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc246484ef054adb9f515b72b5d30c92Remains of World War II Marine returned home 71 years laterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77480306aabb4feb95913edfc0b6298eThu, 02 Jul 2015 00:45:08 GMTWESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Marine killed in World War II is being buried in his Massachusetts hometown 71 years after he died in the Pacific battle of Tarawa.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77480306aabb4feb95913edfc0b6298eEx-NY senator gets 7 years in prison for mayoral race plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0245b3e106964f63bbe9274f5729597cThu, 02 Jul 2015 00:35:55 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison in a scheme to bribe his way onto the ballot for the 2013 New York City mayoral election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0245b3e106964f63bbe9274f5729597cIndians' Carrasco loses perfect game vs Rays in 7thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2739f3d051341aaa44ed9e37fcb306bThu, 02 Jul 2015 01:39:17 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Carlos Carrasco of the Cleveland Indians has not allowed a hit against the Tampa Bay Rays through eight innings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2739f3d051341aaa44ed9e37fcb306bAP Source: Cavs bring back Shumpert for 4 years, $40 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69c15cde436e4970bde091783dd95099Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:23:05 GMTA person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Iman Shumpert has agreed to terms on a four-year, $40 million contract that will keep him in Cleveland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69c15cde436e4970bde091783dd95099US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares highhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/417cdc81ffcb4f38a72decc21e432975Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:50:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/417cdc81ffcb4f38a72decc21e432975Man bitten by shark on NC Outer Banks is 7th this summerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b1b2cd3ccc446585761205834243bdThu, 02 Jul 2015 01:48:20 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A shark bit a 68-year-old man several times Wednesday in waist-deep water off North Carolina's Outer Banks, officials said, the seventh in a record-breaking year of shark attacks for the state's coastal waters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b1b2cd3ccc446585761205834243bdBiker challenges judge's gag order in criminal casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbbfeda697414be6874ea3dc42364455Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:12:59 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The only biker to sue in connection with a mass arrest following a deadly shootout at a Texas restaurant argued in a petition filed Wednesday that he was unfairly slapped with a gag order after publicly criticizing how the investigation has been handled.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbbfeda697414be6874ea3dc42364455Cubs score 2 in 11th and blank slumping Mets again, 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a6f9dc026fd4c1587938db09ddbec25Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:19:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Starlin Castro legged out a run-scoring infield single in the 11th inning, and the Chicago Cubs blanked the punchless New York Mets 2-0 Wednesday night for their second consecutive shutout at Citi Field.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a6f9dc026fd4c1587938db09ddbec25Video shows theater shooter acting oddly right after arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821ef732a66f479f842e3b30e32d1387Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:22:35 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — As the chaos of a shooting at a packed movie theater continued to unfold outside, James Holmes sat in a sterile police interview room, toying with staples, staring at walls and playing with paper bags put on his hands to preserve gunshot residue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821ef732a66f479f842e3b30e32d138710 Things to Know for Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac528517dfdb43fd94a7a149f2c43c1dThu, 02 Jul 2015 01:03:52 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac528517dfdb43fd94a7a149f2c43c1dEpiscopalians approve gay marriage, allowing religious weddings for same-sex coupleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b19a7ce9ff54666a28a13b60c1f7d49Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:13:57 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Episcopalians approve gay marriage, allowing religious weddings for same-sex couples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b19a7ce9ff54666a28a13b60c1f7d49Cavaliers break the bank on Day 1 of free agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4337e58f47454bd8b98c43c6a770f600Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:00:12 GMTCleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert promised LeBron James he would do whatever it took financially to surround him with a team capable of ending the city's 51-year championship drought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4337e58f47454bd8b98c43c6a770f600Kessel trade to Penguins highlights start of NHL free agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3eb8580ae9a406faf049711e94779baThu, 02 Jul 2015 01:29:37 GMTOn the first day of NHL free agency, a blockbuster trade stole the spotlight.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3eb8580ae9a406faf049711e94779baChristie says his campaign for president feels familiarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76695231ab9d482aae566652ba3975daThu, 02 Jul 2015 00:45:24 GMTASHLAND, N.H. (AP) — Six years ago, New Jersey's Chris Christie was a longshot candidate for governor, taking on a wealthy incumbent in an overwhelmingly Democratic state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76695231ab9d482aae566652ba3975daCarrasco loses no-hitter with 1 strike to go in 9th vs Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76603fa2865043a29ee10409cf09741dThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:35:07 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Carlos Carrasco came within one strike of throwing the Cleveland Indians' first no-hitter since 1981 on Wednesday night, giving up an RBI single to Joey Butler over leaping second baseman Jason Kipnis' glove in an 8-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76603fa2865043a29ee10409cf09741dProsecutor offers deal to white Cleveland police supervisorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f1444358c1c49cd8e3f00b96abf5674Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:26:29 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A prosecutor has offered to drop charges against five white police supervisors accused of failing to stop a car chase that ended in a deadly 137-shot barrage of police gunfire and the deaths of two unarmed black people if they're willing to say they endangered the public and meet other conditions, attorneys for two supervisors said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f1444358c1c49cd8e3f00b96abf5674Walker homers twice as Pirates pound Tigers 9-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46eb7c39defa4524ba9b0fecd7dd76ebThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:43:31 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Neil Walker homered twice, including a two-run shot in a five-run third, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46eb7c39defa4524ba9b0fecd7dd76ebDolphin leaps onto boat, injuring California womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe0fccd85b8e4c7cb48e2a747d45b55eThu, 02 Jul 2015 03:15:05 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A dolphin leaped onto a boat in Southern California, crashing into a woman and breaking both her ankles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe0fccd85b8e4c7cb48e2a747d45b55eBour homers in 9th to help Marlins beat Giants 6-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f09dd4fba0643e080d923a193e1f766Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:13:05 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Justin Bour hit a three-run homer with no outs in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins overcame three errors and a flurry of double-play grounders to rally past the San Francisco Giants 6-5 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f09dd4fba0643e080d923a193e1f766In Wisconsin, Sanders appeals to like-minded liberalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c7054e4046a4a32a25a3fb42bc0503dThu, 02 Jul 2015 01:58:43 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders touted his progressive credentials before his largest crowd to date Wednesday night as he pushed his campaign into Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker's backyard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c7054e4046a4a32a25a3fb42bc0503dCalifornia law decried after black woman's 'lynching' arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82107a99d9264f9c8cdb44c16b9939d0Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:36:45 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When Sacramento police arrested black activist Maile Hampton over her role in a Black Lives Matter protest in January, they didn't charge her with obstructing traffic, trespassing or disturbing the peace.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82107a99d9264f9c8cdb44c16b9939d0Investigators have person of interest in Dylan Redwine casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2abaee030ee4491ea2a09dc11bec6a88Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:21:22 GMTDURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Investigators have identified a person of interest in the case of a 13-year-old boy who went missing in 2012 and whose remains were found seven months later in southwestern Colorado.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2abaee030ee4491ea2a09dc11bec6a88Mayor: Chicago school cuts include layoffs, less maintenancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5634c1efaeb14562ad77cb4ee2be8ec8Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:22:46 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago school and city officials detailed $200 million in cuts — including layoffs, scaled-back maintenance and reduced transportation — to the nation's third-largest school district Wednesday, one day after the district paid a $634 million pension bill officials said it couldn't afford.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5634c1efaeb14562ad77cb4ee2be8ec8Cancer specialist Arthur Porter dies in Panamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688ec5f6c8774c8294cc952fb189e1c0Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:41:26 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Arthur Porter, a cancer specialist who was facing fraud charges related to a $1.3 billion hospital project in Montreal, died Wednesday in Panama after a lengthy battle with lung cancer, his biographer said. He was 59.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688ec5f6c8774c8294cc952fb189e1c0Love stays, Chandler moves, dollars fly in NBA free agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83cf4e1800cc4781b07a24fb838a5c45Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:24:27 GMTKevin Love has unfinished business in Cleveland and Tyson Chandler will be conducting his in Phoenix.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83cf4e1800cc4781b07a24fb838a5c45Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churcheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5b43c73c5a84833aa094fa7b39eb253Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:11:15 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Episcopalians voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first openly gay bishop.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5b43c73c5a84833aa094fa7b39eb253Orioles hit 2 HRs to back Chen in 4-2 victory over Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747a795a8b034acbbb4a5b2368b4eea9Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:36:51 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — J.J. Hardy hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh inning to back an effective pitching performance by Wei-Yin Chen and carry the Baltimore Orioles past the Texas Rangers 4-2 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747a795a8b034acbbb4a5b2368b4eea9Witness: Man killed by police told officers 'shoot me'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38b12c04fceb404ea7cdf028a3816592Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:19:35 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Two witnesses said an unarmed Mexican immigrant fatally shot by police in Washington state fought with an officer, threw rocks and told officers to shoot him before they opened fire, documents released Wednesday show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38b12c04fceb404ea7cdf028a3816592