FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:40:50 -07:00The Latest: Neighbor stunned 1977 killing suspect lived nearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9290223a81184c8a94bc3222dbe149fcFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:51:48 GMTGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a man charged in the 1977 shooting death of a former immigration official and wounding of a former mayor in Florida (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9290223a81184c8a94bc3222dbe149fcThe Latest: Pope Francis: 'cruelty did not end in Auschwitz'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82fe613219ad4721b61455db0f1f74c7Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:07:50 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82fe613219ad4721b61455db0f1f74c7Will Power looks to add to win tally at Mid-Ohiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea3a7ba96a64b58b98ca7511188c4ceFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:14:27 GMTLEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Will Power knows exactly where he stands heading into the Honda Indy 200 on Sunday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea3a7ba96a64b58b98ca7511188c4ceThe Latest: NC voters rejoice after voter ID law is blockedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f325fe044844caab4c685ff05440d71Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:46:00 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court overturning North Carolina's voter ID law (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f325fe044844caab4c685ff05440d71Suspect in cyclist's killing chased boys on bikes in 2014http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a39de6aac5704a5c99ed78fc2bd0a5caFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:38:09 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of abducting and killing a college student riding her bicycle chased a pair of boys on their bikes two years ago because he thought they looked suspicious, according to sheriff's records released Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a39de6aac5704a5c99ed78fc2bd0a5caGovernor signs bill reducing marijuana penalties in Illinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33a6957bf204b5a85341c7c30589414Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:25:57 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Marijuana possession in small amounts in Illinois will be punishable by fines but not jail time after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation Friday that makes the state the third largest to decriminalize minor pot offenses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33a6957bf204b5a85341c7c30589414Lynch meets family of man killed by police in Baton Rougehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4249efbbcaf46c78219e51c09552997Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:16:53 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Friday met with the family of a 37-year-old black man killed by Baton Rouge police and promised that the Justice Department will help both police and the community to overcome violent tragedies that have shaken Louisiana's state capital in the past month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4249efbbcaf46c78219e51c09552997'Zika is now here': Mosquitoes now spreading virus in U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81ab54be65b47cd9b234eeca8a65aa9Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:59:23 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, health officials said Friday, a long-feared turn in the epidemic that is sweeping Latin America and the Caribbean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81ab54be65b47cd9b234eeca8a65aa9Court blocks 'discriminatory' North Carolina voter ID lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb1dced6eaeb497597fd4fdf9bc9e040Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:58:50 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb1dced6eaeb497597fd4fdf9bc9e040The Latest: Condit lawyer: Client not a suspect in Levy casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba3eb022173446348717b2e32e3df99cFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:09:24 GMTMcLEAN, Va. (AP) — The Latest on charges being dropped against the man once convicted of murder in the death of Washington intern Chandra Levy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba3eb022173446348717b2e32e3df99cThe Latest: Trump says Sanders 'sold his soul to the devil'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca8e53a41a6454ab17c5c8df0db766cFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:11:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race after the Democratic and Republican nominating conventions (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca8e53a41a6454ab17c5c8df0db766cCourt order sharply narrows Prince's potential heirshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ac84086cef34b49b0bf7885be69a209Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:36:20 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota judge overseeing Prince's estate narrowed down the wide pool of potential heirs for the late superstar's fortune on Friday, ruling out nearly 30 claimants while ordering genetic testing for six purported family members.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ac84086cef34b49b0bf7885be69a209Judge refuses to let indicted sheriff have gun after threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc181ea212fa4b92bab5f3a88c5a4a1eFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:47:54 GMTLAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A south Louisiana sheriff accused of making anti-Semitic threats can't carry a gun while awaiting trial on charges he directed officers to assault prisoners, a federal judge said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc181ea212fa4b92bab5f3a88c5a4a1eBusiness Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bef4af8c4248f5ad23b21e35b3f2c2Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:01:27 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bef4af8c4248f5ad23b21e35b3f2c2Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0cfbd2f52e2482ca447ac2ac5fc15f4Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:34:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended slightly higher on Friday, helped by better-than-expected quarterly results from Google's parent Alphabet and retailer Amazon and a modest recovery in oil prices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0cfbd2f52e2482ca447ac2ac5fc15f4Merck posts strong 2Q numbers, while building for long termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6940ceee9374649a0cd351108f8876dFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:56:58 GMTDrugmaker Merck & Co., focused heavily on its long-term future as it builds sales of crucial new medicines Keytruda for cancer and Zepatier for hepatitis C, still posted a big jump in second-quarter profit thanks to slightly higher sales and more cost cutting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6940ceee9374649a0cd351108f8876dKaymer using Olympics as inspiration in PGA Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898d87c1e54944f98b9f31e8081d00d4Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:36:37 GMTSPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The chance to compete at the Olympics can't come soon enough for Martin Kaymer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898d87c1e54944f98b9f31e8081d00d4No criminal charges in probe of Curt Schilling's 38 Studioshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e09b8d1c493d407b83a7f6dc43dc01a1Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:33:53 GMTSCITUATE, R.I. (AP) — An investigation into former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's failed video game company, 38 Studios, has resulted in no criminal violations, authorities announced Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e09b8d1c493d407b83a7f6dc43dc01a1Armenia: Officers wound 3 more gunmen holding police stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83bb9c823c5542bea93ee7363d4c1cabFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:01:12 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Security forces on Friday wounded three more of the armed members of an opposition group who have been barricaded inside a police station in the Armenian capital for nearly two weeks, and riot police later used stun grenades to break up a demonstration in support of the opposition gunmen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83bb9c823c5542bea93ee7363d4c1cabPentagon says no US military support for Turkey couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7307c6dadee5448b8b7fdcd293f81a23Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:37:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is flatly rejecting allegations by Turkey's president that the U.S. military was somehow involved in or in any way supported the recent failed coup in that country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7307c6dadee5448b8b7fdcd293f81a23Housing community limits time men, women can swim togetherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af5ab14a880d4d32a3447a6232c809e4Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:29:15 GMTLAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A housing community on the Jersey shore comprised of mostly Orthodox Jews has sharply limited the time men and women can swim together, angering some homeowners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af5ab14a880d4d32a3447a6232c809e4Judge rules Kansas must count votes in state, local races where proof of citizenship questionedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2c9a1c71b144109acccb2451ca93ae9Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:27:22 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Judge rules Kansas must count votes in state, local races where proof of citizenship questioned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2c9a1c71b144109acccb2451ca93ae9The Latest: Trump says Clinton DNC speech 'so average'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b90d47d64b794272b7002f7690301f68Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:01:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race after the Democratic and Republican nominating conventions (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b90d47d64b794272b7002f7690301f68Drew Peterson gets 40-year sentence in murder-for-hire casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abac5726a104d8182f765ec7b62649aFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:25:19 GMTCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — Former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson was given an additional 40 years in prison Friday for trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who put him behind bars for killing his third wife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abac5726a104d8182f765ec7b62649aArkansas man completes 3,100 mile walk across the UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdbb7289a4b7407f9f36e915f3f1f557Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:24:59 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man has completed a 148-day, 3,100 mile walk across the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdbb7289a4b7407f9f36e915f3f1f557Reliance on jailhouse informant dooms Chandra Levy casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc7b3f6ee71746ec9338f65449a57555Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:38:19 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc7b3f6ee71746ec9338f65449a57555UN extends South Sudan peacekeeping missionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8876314cc7d4581ba32cc0ce7ed927cFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:35:41 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations has 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8876314cc7d4581ba32cc0ce7ed927cKansas judge to rule soon on voting restrictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67cf86b1d6f94600a8f769128160fb73Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:44:36 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas judge will rule later on Friday whether to allow election officials to toss out potentially thousands of votes in state and local races from people who've registered without meeting a requirement to document their U.S. citizenship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67cf86b1d6f94600a8f769128160fb73Pennsylvania teen gets prison time for teacher killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfe1d216d23941199509571b362100acFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:04:49 GMTLANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania teenager has been sentenced to at least 54 years in prison for his role in the stabbing death of a sixth-grade math teacher during a burglary at her home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfe1d216d23941199509571b362100acItalian bank raises billions after poor show in stress testshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99c6a4868c746328aa9a3ef42db6d56Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:32:17 GMTMILAN (AP) — Italy's troubled lender Monte dei Paschi di Siena was by far the worst performer in a stress test of EU banks, but sought to get ahead of the poor result with the announcement Friday evening of a 5 billion euro ($5.6 billion) capital increase.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99c6a4868c746328aa9a3ef42db6d56The Latest: Senator seeks reconvening of Congress over Zikahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca8881fc4b4f4978b31e4bdc103e51beFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:39:58 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Zika virus in Florida (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca8881fc4b4f4978b31e4bdc103e51beThe Latest: Lynch meets family of man killed by policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65f28b29677043c6ab7c040d4524845aFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:08:20 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Attorney General Loretta Lynch's visit to Baton Rouge, a city reeling from a month of violence (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65f28b29677043c6ab7c040d4524845aCruz is a full-go as Giants practice for the 1st timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f41afc98c3af4f1a9b3501af737d087cFri, 29 Jul 2016 20:39:27 GMTEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Victor Cruz is back a lot sooner than anyone expected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f41afc98c3af4f1a9b3501af737d087cWildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big Surhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fba1a32e5ba44137ad6eab4991cc7009Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:24:30 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fba1a32e5ba44137ad6eab4991cc7009Navy ship to be named for late gay rights leader Harvey Milkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85af31af95514d8c89ee21c161c9650aFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:02:37 GMTSAN DIEGO (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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85af31af95514d8c89ee21c161c9650aTrump's Russia reset ideas alarming allies, many in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dde2fabd90c340bfbfbee3b761be8245Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:53:16 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Donald Trump's flurry of offhand remarks and abrupt zingers on Russia — praising Vladimir Putin, dismissing NATO — have jolted the world, not to mention the U.S. presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dde2fabd90c340bfbfbee3b761be8245Crews find wreckage of small medical plane; 2 confirmed deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d7553d7d0c74a19b2969e0524b85c05Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:45:12 GMTCRANNELL, Calif. (AP) — Authorities found the wreckage of a small medical transport plane with four people aboard and confirmed at least two deaths Friday after the pilot reported smoke filling the cockpit and a search started across a densely forested mountain range in Northern California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d7553d7d0c74a19b2969e0524b85c05State pact with Hershey Trust would limit member pay, termshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62c77c7e11af4be68636b51dbb5721b5Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:43:06 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State regulators and a $12 billion trust established by the founder of chocolate maker Hershey to educate poor children have announced a deal to revamp the trust's board and change its operating rules following reports about its lavish spending.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62c77c7e11af4be68636b51dbb5721b5Cheaper oil sends Exxon, Chevron to worst quarter in yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c773e12cbeb64f0d83e88755e002c130Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:18:44 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Cheaper oil is leading to the lowest summer gasoline prices in years, and it is causing heartburn for oil companies and their shareholders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c773e12cbeb64f0d83e88755e002c130Pope visits Auschwitz, begs God to forgive "so much cruelty"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef82ecf6d7948079395b3ac591a7c1aFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:25:42 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Choosing silence to convey his sorrow, Pope Francis visited the former Nazi death factory at Auschwitz and Birkenau on Friday, meeting with concentration camp survivors as well as aging saviors who helped Jews escape certain doom. In a guest book entry he made an anguished plea: "Lord, forgiveness for so much cruelty!"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef82ecf6d7948079395b3ac591a7c1aNo criminal violations found during 38 Studios investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bfebcfbaf3c4f32a4bc28d0257f4209Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:24:44 GMTSCITUATE, R.I. (AP) — An investigation into former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's failed video game company, 38 Studios, has resulted in no criminal violations, authorities announced Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bfebcfbaf3c4f32a4bc28d0257f4209Padres starters Cashner, Rea to Marlins in 7-player dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/822f82f418d04a0fa2e53bf648b6b018Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:26:46 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Buyers at the trade deadline for a change, the Miami Marlins believe they now have enough starting pitching to make a playoff push.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/822f82f418d04a0fa2e53bf648b6b018AP Sources: Tesla looking at cameras, radar in Florida crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba19c889fefd43e3a6e4498c75716da5Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:20:13 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Tesla engineers told members of a Senate committee they are looking into the role cameras and radar played in the fatal crash of a Model S using self-driving mode, according to two people familiar with a meeting held Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba19c889fefd43e3a6e4498c75716da5Feds charge woman in connection with nightclub shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62efd728c86047acabaa436968328bf1Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:55:18 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Federal authorities have arrested a 33-year-old woman in connection with the nightclub shooting that left two teens dead and more than a dozen others injured this week in the southwestern Florida town of Fort Myers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62efd728c86047acabaa436968328bf1Woman in UN bribery scandal gets 20 months in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4319b3de9d94a5d96d751452e18904fFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:13:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A woman who bribed a top United Nations official to get support for business ventures has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4319b3de9d94a5d96d751452e18904fThe Latest: Schilling: Probe into company was a 'witch hunt'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7affd4aaf84347ae959546e6bea75c50Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:49:06 GMTSCITUATE, R.I. (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into Curt Schilling's failed video game company finding no criminal violations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7affd4aaf84347ae959546e6bea75c50Investigation into ex-Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's failed company, 38 Studios, results in no criminal chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4f3c6b709594bd29177076491e1ebe3Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:07:30 GMTSCITUATE, R.I. (AP) — Investigation into ex-Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's failed company, 38 Studios, results in no criminal charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4f3c6b709594bd29177076491e1ebe3Turkey's Erdogan slams US reaction to failed couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc19aca027d44c099dad97f45b02bc00Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:15:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president slammed the United States on Friday, claiming it was not standing firmly against a failed military coup and accused it of harboring the plot's alleged mastermind, as a government crackdown in the coup's aftermath strained Turkey's ties with key allies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc19aca027d44c099dad97f45b02bc00Trump and Clinton set for appearances on Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af20b06270049c8b7a5d3c9cb328709Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:35:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af20b06270049c8b7a5d3c9cb328709Judge: Kansas must count disputed state, local race voteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9f6b3fce37a444992bef27a682a916eFri, 29 Jul 2016 21:34:26 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9f6b3fce37a444992bef27a682a916e