FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 Jul 2015 13:43:53 -07:00World Series of Poker's championship event starts Sunday, 04 Jul 2015 17:36:41 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Olympians have their gold. Actors have their Oscars. Poker players have the World Series of Poker no-limit Texas Hold 'em Main Event. wants its gold back inside the state's borders, 04 Jul 2015 18:17:31 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Forget Fort Knox or the Federal Reserve. Texas has decided to start keeping its gold holdings within in its own borders. But what makes sense politically in such a sovereignty-loving place is creating a logistical conundrum. 4.2 earthquake hits Oregon, 04 Jul 2015 17:22:51 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — Some Oregonians woke on the Fourth of July to a significant jolt when a magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck near Springfield and Eugene. Latest: Monfils-Simon match moved to Centre Court, 04 Jul 2015 20:22:19 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): foiled extremist 'state' in Sinai, president says, 04 Jul 2015 18:34:45 GMTCAIRO (AP) — President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, wearing battle dress for the first time in over a year, said Saturday that Egypt had foiled an attempt by the Islamic State group to seize territory and set up an extremist state with its recent assault on the military in the troubled northeastern part of the Sinai Peninsula.'Candy Bomber' drops sweets from Utah's air for July 4, 04 Jul 2015 20:27:54 GMTOREM, Utah (AP) — A pilot who delivered candy to children in Berlin at the end of World War II parachuted sweets down to Orem to celebrate Independence Day., ISC to install more soft walls at tracks by 2017, 04 Jul 2015 19:29:20 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is adding more soft walls beyond Daytona International Speedway. champion Kvitova eliminated at Wimbledon, 04 Jul 2015 19:30:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — Petra Kvitova let her lead slip, and let her title go. founder of Mormon women's group steps down, 04 Jul 2015 19:16:44 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The founder of a Mormon women's group who was excommunicated last year is stepping down from the organization. injured in Nats' 9-3 win over SF, 04 Jul 2015 20:23:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Seems like every bat Bryce Harper uses this season provides fireworks for the Washington Nationals. kill 19 people in and around Baghdad, 04 Jul 2015 19:09:54 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A series of attacks, mainly car bombs, in Iraq killed at least 19 people and wounded dozens on Saturday, authorities said. family divided: Emotions run high ahead of Greek vote, 04 Jul 2015 18:48:09 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Dimitris is voting "yes" because he fears Greece would be in danger if it leaves the European Union. His daughter Alexandra is voting "no" because she is tired of richer European nations bossing Greece around. rally in London, outnumbered by rivals, 04 Jul 2015 17:25:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — A small group of neo-Nazis have staged an anti-Semitic rally in London, but were hugely outnumbered by counter-demonstrators. accords of sanctions relief at Iran nuke talks in hand, 04 Jul 2015 18:47:48 GMTVIENNA (AP) — World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on Iran's nuclear program, advancing on one of the most contentious issues at their negotiations, diplomats told The Associated Press on Saturday. year on, children caught on border struggle to stay, adapt, 04 Jul 2015 20:09:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — At 1-year-old, a wide-eyed, restless Joshua Tinoco faces the prospect of deportation to his native Honduras, one of tens of thousands of children who arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border last year. bailouts, political missteps brought Greece to brink, 04 Jul 2015 17:20:38 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — After two bailouts totaling 240 billion euros ($266 billion) and six years of depression, spending cuts and lost jobs, Greece teeters on the edge of collapse. children given adult dose of hepatitis A vaccine, 04 Jul 2015 19:49:10 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — About 250 immigrant children were given an adult dose of a hepatitis A vaccine at a Texas detention facility where they were being held with their mothers, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. of animals from Alabama shelter continues, 04 Jul 2015 17:47:37 GMTDECATUR, Ala. (AP) — Volunteers will continue removing animals from a shelter in Alabama that's now the focus of a police investigation. US must reassess Afghanistan troop withdrawal, 04 Jul 2015 19:33:45 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The ongoing Taliban offensive in Afghanistan demands a reassessment of the Obama administration's current plan to drawdown U.S. forces, U.S. Sen. John McCain said Saturday during a visit to the country's capital. spits cherry pit the longest but doesn't win contest, 04 Jul 2015 20:23:22 GMTEAU CLAIRE, Mich. (AP) — A 15-year-old Michigan girl said there was nothing special about the way she spit a cherry pit Saturday. TV broadcaster Byrnes honored with Squier-Hall Award, 04 Jul 2015 18:40:34 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Late television broadcaster Steve Byrnes has won the Squier-Hall Award for NASCAR media excellence. too drops out of Trump's Miss Universe pageant, 04 Jul 2015 18:52:25 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump's comments about immigrants. Africa wins Peachtree Cup at AJC Peachtree Road Race, 04 Jul 2015 17:41:30 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Team Africa beat Team USA to win the Peachtree Cup in an annual 10-kilometer run in Atlanta. community seeks clues, fights fear after 6 women vanish, 04 Jul 2015 18:26:12 GMTCHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — The fate of six women — four of them dead, two missing for months — has people on edge in this small southern Ohio city as relatives seek clues, seemingly in vain, to whatever happened to their loved ones. Africa's Van Zyl cards 64 for 2-shot lead in Paris, 04 Jul 2015 17:31:10 GMTPARIS (AP) — Jaco Van Zyl will take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the French Open and a shot at a maiden European Tour title after carding a 7-under-par 64 on Saturday. beat Rays 3-2 on 9th-inning error by Boxberger, 04 Jul 2015 20:13:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A ninth-inning throwing error by pitcher Brad Boxberger gave the New York Yankees their second straight walk-off win against the Tampa Bay Rays, 3-2 on Saturday. imposes state of emergency after deadly beach attack, 04 Jul 2015 19:18:42 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency on Saturday in response to a second deadly attack on foreigners in three months, saying the country is "not safe" and risks collapse from further extremist attacks. mull consequences of crucial bailout referendum, 04 Jul 2015 20:02:32 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — With the crucial austerity referendum a day away, Greeks contemplated Saturday how their vote will shape their future and the impact a "yes" or "no" will have on the country's youth. Latest: Murray beats Seppi in 4 sets at Wimbledon, 04 Jul 2015 19:29:52 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): killed after being struck by jumping sturgeon in boat, 04 Jul 2015 19:02:57 GMTLAKE CITY, Fla. (AP) — A 5-year-old Florida girl riding in a boat has died after a sturgeon leaped from the Suwannee River and struck her. eagles soaring by the hundreds along James River, 04 Jul 2015 17:40:50 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Bald eagles are back in record numbers along the James River, decades after they almost disappeared. Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest, 04 Jul 2015 19:07:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey "Jaws" Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory. video shows troops' deaths in Syria archaeological site, 04 Jul 2015 20:11:54 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a video showing the killing of some 20 government soldiers in the historic town of Palmyra in central Syria. Hopeful US can reach 'verifiable deal' with Iran, 04 Jul 2015 19:59:04 GMTGLEN, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Saturday that she remains hopeful the U.S. can reach a "strong verifiable deal" to curb Iran's nuclear weapons program by next week's deadline. 4.2 earthquake hits Oregon, no damage reported, 04 Jul 2015 20:23:10 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — Some Oregonians woke on the Fourth of July to a significant jolt when a magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck near Springfield and Eugene. of former Vick dogfighting house clash with county, 04 Jul 2015 18:03:32 GMTSMITHFIELD, Va. (AP) — The black two-story shed still stands out back at 1915 Moonlight Road — a haunting reminder of the brutal dog fights that took place upstairs when NFL quarterback Michael Vick owned the place. celebrates July 4 with parades, hot dogs, cold beer, 04 Jul 2015 19:17:28 GMTThe United States marks 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday as it celebrates the Fourth of July with parades, fireworks, naturalization ceremonies, eating contests and music. Here are some highlights and lowlights of Independence Day celebrations across the country: Latest: Karlovic has to defend double-hit at Wimbledon, 04 Jul 2015 18:42:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): for Germany party replaces euroskeptic leader, 04 Jul 2015 20:19:18 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The upstart Alternative for Germany party has replaced its euroskeptic leader with a conservative from the east who wants to place greater emphasis on immigration. 2nd monument to Confederacy defaced in Va.'s capital city, 04 Jul 2015 17:44:47 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A second monument in memory of the Confederacy has been vandalized in Richmond. Aldridge chooses the San Antonio Spurs, 04 Jul 2015 19:29:34 GMTLaMarcus Aldridge got the answers he needed from the San Antonio Spurs. woman arrested for throwing kittens out car window, 04 Jul 2015 17:40:58 GMTNAVARRE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman has been arrested after authorities say she was spotted throwing kittens out her car window. drones could inspect equipment, scan for outages, 04 Jul 2015 20:21:26 GMTLITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — When tornadoes and hurricanes topple power lines in the future, flying drones might be the first to pinpoint the damage.'Unbelievable': Jankovic tops 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova, 04 Jul 2015 20:32:34 GMTLONDON (AP) — About an hour after flopping on her back and kicking her feet overhead to celebrate a stunning comeback from a set and a break down against defending Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, Jelena Jankovic still was giddy. Latest: Another tough British loss at Wimbledon, 04 Jul 2015 17:32:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local):'s lawyer: SLED missed bullets at Walter Scott scene, 04 Jul 2015 17:24:23 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The lawyer for a North Charleston police officer charged with murder says state police missed two bullets found by private investigators at the shooting scene two weeks later. says open records restrictions will be dropped, 04 Jul 2015 20:37:18 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he and GOP legislative leaders have agreed to completely remove a part of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back the state's open records laws. Packers tight end Quarless charged with firing a gun, 04 Jul 2015 17:22:34 GMTMIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless has been arrested for allegedly firing two shots into the air during an argument outside a Miami Beach parking garage. candidates campaign in July Fourth parades, 04 Jul 2015 19:37:09 GMTAMHERST, N.H. (AP) — Alongside the patriotic music and waving flags Saturday in parades across Iowa and New Hampshire were clear reminders of a presidential race coming up next year: Red balloons promoting "Jeb! 2016," a tractor draped in a Rick Perry banner and dutiful volunteers holding signs and chanting for their chosen candidates. wants open records restrictions removed from budget, 04 Jul 2015 18:09:57 GMTWAUWATOSA, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Saturday that he wants his fellow Republicans who control the Legislature to remove or significantly rein in a facet of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back the state's open records laws.