FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:56:13 -07:00University president offended by bias-free language guidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51e07281864440cea03b546603dd1813Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:46:09 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The president of the University of New Hampshire said Wednesday he is troubled and offended by many parts of a "bias-free language guide" posted on the school's website, particularly a suggestion that using the word "American" is problematic because it fails to recognize South America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51e07281864440cea03b546603dd1813Mike Holmes: Buy a home using intelligence, not illusionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12596e9b7d74fbcaa1d8262e1511fbaWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:37:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show "Holmes on Homes," says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12596e9b7d74fbcaa1d8262e1511fbaShakira and Pique may have another athlete in the familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc0edaedeff7456583d7a10f0ec5a593Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:36:54 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Shakira and pro soccer player Gerard Pique may have another athlete in the family.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc0edaedeff7456583d7a10f0ec5a5932 houses from 'Breaking Bad' for sale in Albuquerquehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7692924ec84e441ea72dba334ccfedf3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:36:28 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two houses featured on the hit AMC-TV series "Breaking Bad" are up for sale in Albuquerque.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7692924ec84e441ea72dba334ccfedf3Coast Guard official: Search for teens is 'active and open'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8677257fcd864460adf72f4727908fcaWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:36:02 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters Wednesday, and a spokesman told news reporters the search for the boys is still "active and open."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8677257fcd864460adf72f4727908fcaAfghan intelligence: Taliban leader Mullah Omar deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a83009cfde04d2b82068b6c7f1411bbWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:20:28 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's main intelligence agency said Wednesday that the reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has been dead for more than two years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a83009cfde04d2b82068b6c7f1411bbNorthern California firefighters expect extreme temperatureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd783b5462034562a7abb244e92c3548Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:35:14 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire east of California's Napa Valley has charred more than 11 square miles after it jumped a containment line in rugged, steep terrain baked by triple digit temperatures, fire officials said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd783b5462034562a7abb244e92c3548Security checkpoint extortion costs Ivory Coast millionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e0d8418533a46ec837fcaaefdb9bf8cWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:38:29 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Extortion at security checkpoints is costing Ivory Coast millions each year despite government steps to eradicate the practice, a rights group said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e0d8418533a46ec837fcaaefdb9bf8cJordan court sentences 8 in alleged Hezbollah attack plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ccc5871d424322b5b5e59cfbf7c85eWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:33:05 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — An official says Jordan's state security court handed down prison terms for eight defendants in an alleged plot by Lebanon's Hezbollah militia to attack U.S. troops and Israel's embassy in Jordan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ccc5871d424322b5b5e59cfbf7c85eThe Latest: US wildlife agency looking at African lion deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5988f0fa5ab2429e8c1d4d706c398cb7Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:12:11 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the controversy surrounding a Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5988f0fa5ab2429e8c1d4d706c398cb7Cincinnati officer who fatally shot driver in traffic stop is indicted on murder chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46f5506c56804737bce1ec9e146878f9Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:04:31 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati officer who fatally shot driver in traffic stop is indicted on murder charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46f5506c56804737bce1ec9e146878f9Turkish deputy PM in new sexist gaffehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1708239c16440d69ee6ef1ff2a58264Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:42:31 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Women legislators are demanding that Turkey's deputy prime minister offers an apology for telling a legislator that she should be quiet because she is a woman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1708239c16440d69ee6ef1ff2a58264Microsoft debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away freehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6a08ab38f15464586488889466fdf23Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:38:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating system Wednesday, in what the company hopes will be a pivotal moment in its bid regain its sway in a world where the PC is no longer king.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6a08ab38f15464586488889466fdf23Yahoo plays catch-up in messaging with video texting apphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86a4ad128de843ba9226b437a68002edWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:23:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Imagine making a video call without other people being able to listen in.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86a4ad128de843ba9226b437a68002edUN says too soon for new Syrian peace conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a319c7614564e7b9b5427518349c6e2Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:38:12 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. point man on Syria said Wednesday it's too soon for another peace conference in Geneva and invited Syrians to hold intensive preparatory talks on key issues including a political transition and fighting terrorism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a319c7614564e7b9b5427518349c6e2Texas AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9183fc8e76d462d8220a0818d6cff65Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:46:00 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Wednesday that his office has received video taken in a Planned Parenthood clinic he says is consistent with other stealthily recorded footage that has Republicans again taking on the biggest abortion provider in the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9183fc8e76d462d8220a0818d6cff65Rays' Archer has perfect game through 6 innings vs. Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b611e2d32e4d8683598967d119facbWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:41:10 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay's Chris Archer has not allowed a baserunner through six innings against Detroit on Wednesday. Archer has struck out 10 as the Rays hold a 1-0 lead over the Tigers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75b611e2d32e4d8683598967d119facbUN: Expect 11.2 billion population by the end of the centuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51e4a2612c6748c5b514aee706ad3d92Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:32:01 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Move over: The world's population is expected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050, a new United Nations report says. And there should be 11.2 billion people on Earth by the end of this century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51e4a2612c6748c5b514aee706ad3d921 dead, 10 injured as church van crashes into train in Ohiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e7209f6592456b9b4f9e2b8fb1b404Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:28:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A van carrying vacation Bible school students crashed through a crossing gate into the side of a freight train at a southwest Ohio rail crossing, killing an adult passenger and injuring nine children and the driver, authorities said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e7209f6592456b9b4f9e2b8fb1b404Religion news in briefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959a8da6b3b34ebb926eb397007abf45Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:12:13 GMTGOP hopeful Dr. Ben Carson blasts Planned Parenthoodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959a8da6b3b34ebb926eb397007abf45Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d783998f01c74e35900a0a03b7682ce7Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:40:04 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted on murder charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday, adding that the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d783998f01c74e35900a0a03b7682ce7The Latest: NFLPA to challenge Goodell in Minn. fed courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89ec6c1e52e0449ea28b854b771330dcWed, 29 Jul 2015 16:33:02 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Here is the latest surrounding the suspension of star Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for using underinflated footballs (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89ec6c1e52e0449ea28b854b771330dcActivists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreakerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9661adaf2cfd4282abadb65386446c45Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:48:34 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9661adaf2cfd4282abadb65386446c45Bill would shore up highway aid, veterans' health carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be745a6f80e645f7b9e42f8462c0c9d9Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:24:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is poised to slap another short-term extension on highway and transit programs and fill a budget hole in veterans' health care before lawmakers leave town this week for their August recess:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be745a6f80e645f7b9e42f8462c0c9d9Russia formally declares US foundation 'undesirable'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c238d2f378114a8687346985eb70148dWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:18:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia has formally declared the United States' National Endowment for Democracy as an undesirable group hostile to national interests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c238d2f378114a8687346985eb70148dThe Latest: Guide, farm owner granted bail in Zimbabwehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/affe05f1952a4404b7b193dbb0608793Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:22:10 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The latest information on the Minnesota hunter and guides in Zimbabwe who killed a protected lion during a hunt in the African nation (all times are Central):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/affe05f1952a4404b7b193dbb0608793The Latest: Ohio cop faces murder charge in driver's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/239ea51194854487a049132421488dbcWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:07:28 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/239ea51194854487a049132421488dbcPolice boss' son pleads not guilty in plot to aid IS grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e44a3b65eb594196b4ce622081e32e90Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:56:09 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Boston police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus in support of the Islamic State group pleaded not guilty Wednesday to weapons and assault charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e44a3b65eb594196b4ce622081e32e90White House says Mullah Omar death reports are crediblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92137b65c090414aa97692ee8e7afe42Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:48:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the U.S. has concluded that reports of Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar's death are credible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92137b65c090414aa97692ee8e7afe42Zimbabweans in lion hunt in court; kill was "unethical"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b28fac93cf4c28a5b7e245b1b0c356Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:38:09 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Two Zimbabweans arrested for illegally hunting a lion appeared in court Wednesday. The head of Zimbabwe's safari association said the killing was unethical and that it couldn't even be classified as a hunt, since the lion killed by an American dentist was lured into the kill zone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b28fac93cf4c28a5b7e245b1b0c356Chiefs safety Eric Berry back at practice after cancer fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a6aaf3ee0d4ee7a69322606fcb11c4Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:44:11 GMTST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry returned to the Kansas City Chiefs' practice field Wednesday, just eight months after a cancer diagnosis threatened to derail his career.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a6aaf3ee0d4ee7a69322606fcb11c4The Latest: Coast Guard: Search for missing boaters ongoinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/537119e8db0045f4b5a9331401b2ba40Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:28:25 GMTTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/537119e8db0045f4b5a9331401b2ba40Pennsylvania US Rep. Fattah indicted in racketeering casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bed9ae1d9c2426d861fce6d64d7ae4dWed, 29 Jul 2015 16:57:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A longtime Philadelphia congressman who was indicted Wednesday paid off a campaign loan with charitable donations and federal grants, funneled campaign money to pay down his son's student loan debt and disguised a lobbyist's bribe as payment for a car he never sold, federal prosecutors said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bed9ae1d9c2426d861fce6d64d7ae4dSuicide attacks in Anbar kill at least 18 Iraqi troopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cb7ada909eb41a7a8a10e86a4b39c2dWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:19:51 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Militants in Iraq used stolen Humvees loaded with explosives to unleash a series of suicide car bombings targeting Iraqi security forces on Wednesday, killing at least 18 Iraqi troops, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cb7ada909eb41a7a8a10e86a4b39c2dBrady vows to fight on; Kraft says he regrets not doing sohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63795bacfd0b49c4a231084fc8895363Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:34:41 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady vowed on Wednesday to fight his four-game "Deflategate" suspension, and team owner Robert Kraft opened training camp by saying he continues to "believe and unequivocally support" the three-time Super Bowl MVP.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63795bacfd0b49c4a231084fc8895363CAPITOL HILL BUZZ: Boehner says golf with Obama is a gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27929a746a2d4b7d9cd8d25a55d6a7bbWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:42:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker John Boehner has a message for everyone wondering what happens when he plays golf with President Barack Obama: It's just a game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27929a746a2d4b7d9cd8d25a55d6a7bbState seeks to end rights of prisoner seeking abortionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f86e7d7609994e5b991770834906b4d3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:15:17 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The state of Alabama is petitioning a court to strip a pregnant prisoner of parental rights in order to prevent her from obtaining an abortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f86e7d7609994e5b991770834906b4d3Colorado theater shooter's dad saw wide-eyed smirk beforehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2705fd1ad8541cfb935b5c67a5aa4fdWed, 29 Jul 2015 17:48:24 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes came home on winter break from graduate school looking haggard and making odd facial expressions, but his father didn't suspect at the time that he was descending into mental illness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2705fd1ad8541cfb935b5c67a5aa4fdTrump hosts Women's British Open as Park resumes slam questhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85b40f25d7849ef8888febefd5dab29Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:36:26 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Inbee Park resuming her quest for the career Grand Slam. Teenage prodigy Lydia Ko seeking that elusive first major. Michelle Wie going for victory with an injured left foot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85b40f25d7849ef8888febefd5dab29Parole for Pollard revisits divisions over extent of harmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac84926be7c54d06b021250649b84ca5Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:59:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard for spying for Israel touched off one of the most sensational spy cases in recent American history, stoking fierce international passions and decades of legal and diplomatic wrangling.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac84926be7c54d06b021250649b84ca5Review: Mission accomplished for Cruise in new 'MI' flickhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4870528333841a3b20d8008fcbac1b0Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:56:44 GMTThere's some interesting talk in the cleverly satisfying script of "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation" about the element of luck. As in: How much is luck a factor in the success of Ethan Hunt and his IMF cohorts? After all, in the last movie they merely saved us from a nuclear holocaust. Was it talent, work, or dumb luck?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4870528333841a3b20d8008fcbac1b0Body-cam video in motorist's fatal shooting to be releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b6c7b234e86427c9c320ad33b27388aWed, 29 Jul 2015 16:26:57 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Video from a University of Cincinnati police officer's fatal shooting of a motorist during a traffic stop will be released Wednesday, and an attorney for the officer said he expects it's likely his client will be indicted, "given the political climate" and comments from city officials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b6c7b234e86427c9c320ad33b27388aBedene upsets Bautista Agut to reach Hamburg quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db29d1793abf40f2a3877d217cf9f261Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:46:38 GMTHAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Benoit Paire rallied to upset second-seeded Tommy Robredo 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 and advance to the quarterfinals of the Hamburg Open on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db29d1793abf40f2a3877d217cf9f261Teacher accused of sex with students pleads not guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4622d41297e4478daf5348dff12eef13Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:07:46 GMTPLAQUEMINE, La. (AP) — A teacher in the Iberville Parish school district accused of having sex with students has pleaded not guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4622d41297e4478daf5348dff12eef13The Latest: Police in Maine asked to watch over Goodell homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49bd7fb74ffe4c0c92578b271f342875Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:49:50 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Here is the latest surrounding the suspension of star Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for using underinflated footballs (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49bd7fb74ffe4c0c92578b271f342875Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a00643d45bc43959b6a516da846ae34Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:46:12 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a00643d45bc43959b6a516da846ae34Twitter stock plunges as user growth stallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8fa7211319e45ad92d7de613e16c0f5Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:16:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tepid user growth and ongoing uncertainty about its leadership are dragging Twitter's stock to its lowest level in over a year even though the short-messaging service reported sharply quarterly higher revenue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8fa7211319e45ad92d7de613e16c0f5The Latest: Cincinnati to hold news conference on shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96be413ab2b4469b97b7bdc0c08ea4d3Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:33:28 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96be413ab2b4469b97b7bdc0c08ea4d3Upstart Corbyn made favorite in UK Labour leadership racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eef0f9128e9d41a48b39e3e8affc1b24Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:31:31 GMTLONDON (AP) — One of Britain's biggest unions has backed left-wing contender Jeremy Corbyn to lead Britain's opposition Labour Party, and a major bookmaker has made the former outsider odds-on favorite to win the contest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eef0f9128e9d41a48b39e3e8affc1b24Hungary speeding up fence to stop migrants, done by Aug. 31http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47add6e0613545d7be62b2c6c700fb47Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:22:09 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government says it will complete by Aug. 31 the construction of a fence meant to stop the flow of immigrants and refugees entering through its southern border with Serbia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47add6e0613545d7be62b2c6c700fb47