FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Aug 2015 04:49:08 -07:00New Afghan Taliban leader calls for unity, promises to continue insurgency in first message, 01 Aug 2015 10:00:29 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — New Afghan Taliban leader calls for unity, promises to continue insurgency in first message., Bangladesh swap border enclaves, settle old dispute, 01 Aug 2015 09:54:42 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Tens of thousands of stateless people who were stranded for decades along the poorly defined border between India and Bangladesh will finally get to choose their citizenship, with the two countries swapping more than 150 pockets of land at the stroke of midnight Friday to settle the demarcation line dividing them. welcomes the Clintons, Springsteen at New York show, 01 Aug 2015 04:04:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — For its last of eight shows at Madison Square Garden, U2 welcomed some very famous guests. look at Hillary Clinton's 2007-2014 federal tax returns, 01 Aug 2015 07:19:38 GMTFederal income tax returns from 2007 through 2014 for Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, show a surge in earnings in recent years and provide new details on aspects of their business dealings. stars Armisen, Meyers, Hader reunite for parody series, 01 Aug 2015 05:16:49 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Friday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs: official says bin Ladens killed in England plane crash, 01 Aug 2015 11:37:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — Family members of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were among four people killed in a private jet crash in southern England, a Saudi ambassador said, but did not further identify the dead. of failed Japan-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox arrested, 01 Aug 2015 10:24:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The head of the failed Japan-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox was arrested in Tokyo on Saturday on suspicion of inflating his cash account by $1 million, authorities said. look at Hillary Clinton's medical background, 01 Aug 2015 07:20:35 GMTDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton has released a letter from her doctor that declared her to be in "excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States." She is the first candidate for president in 2016 to release detailed information about her personal health. A closer look: least 6 arrests at rally against traffic stop shooting, 01 Aug 2015 10:42:52 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Police say at least six people were arrested during a rally protesting the traffic stop shooting of a black motorist by a white campus officer in Cincinnati. Wu's martial arts TV series premieres in Nov. on AMC, 01 Aug 2015 04:39:22 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hong Kong movie star Daniel Wu is bringing martial arts back to TV in the U.S. with his upcoming series "Into the Badlands," premiering Nov. 19 on AMC. Sportlight, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:57 GMT1864 — The first Travers Stakes at Saratoga is won by Kentucky, a horse that scores 20 consecutive victories. shot by Israeli troops during protest dies, 01 Aug 2015 06:34:45 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian health officials say an 18-year-old protester shot by Israeli troops has died of his wounds., Dodgers beat Angels 5-3 with Guerrero's go-ahead HR, 01 Aug 2015 05:09:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke won his fifth straight decision, Howie Kendrick homered in his first game against his former team, and the Dodgers beat the Angels 5-3 Friday night in the opening game of the Freeway Series. killed battling blaze in California forest, 01 Aug 2015 04:31:31 GMTALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. Forest Service firefighter from South Dakota has been killed battling one of more than a dozen wildfires raging across California, Forest Service officials said Friday night. trade ministers fail to reach deal in Hawaii talks, 01 Aug 2015 05:06:43 GMTLAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Friday. gives up 1 hit in 8 innings as Indians beat A's, 01 Aug 2015 04:51:30 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Danny Salazar pitched eight innings of one-hit ball, Michael Bourn doubled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Friday night for their third straight win., Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4, 01 Aug 2015 04:28:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Wellington Castillo and Jake Lamb homered to open the 10th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Houston Astros 6-4 Friday night for their season-high sixth straight win. supporters get help from courts in video fight, 01 Aug 2015 05:49:05 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Abortion rights advocates locked in a public relations battle with abortion opponents over videos of Planned Parenthood leaders discussing the use of aborted fetuses got some good news from two courts in California. Kurds ask Kurdish Workers Party to 'withdraw', 01 Aug 2015 11:38:19 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government called on the Kurdish Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. Baseball plays parity game as well as any sport, 01 Aug 2015 04:17:54 GMTThe Houston Astros are loading up for a pennant race. in History, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:07 GMTToday is Saturday, August 1, the 213th day of 2015. There are 152 days left in the year. Yemen prime minister returns to war-torn city of Aden, 01 Aug 2015 10:28:58 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Authorities say Yemen's exiled prime minister has returned to the country's war-torn city of Aden, months after a Saudi-led airstrike campaign began against Shiite rebels there., Suu Kyi visit Myanmar female factory workers, 01 Aug 2015 07:59:06 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Angelina Jolie has joined Myanmar's opposition leader and democracy icon, Aung San Suu Kyi, in sitting down with female workers to learn more about their dire conditions. homers from both sides as Yanks rout White Sox 13-6, 01 Aug 2015 05:50:33 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Mark Teixeira is on a hot streak, and it doesn't seem to matter whether he's swinging right- or left-handed. killed, hundreds flee as California blazes burn, 01 Aug 2015 07:12:43 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as an army of firefighters continue to battle them from the air and the ground. look at the extreme West Coast weather, 01 Aug 2015 05:47:17 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Southern California has been pummeled by heavy rain and hail, while the Pacific Northwest is baking in a triple-digit heat wave. Here's a look at the extreme weather: bitcoin exchange chief Karpeles arrested in Japan, 01 Aug 2015 07:13:17 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have arrested Mark Karpeles, head of Mt. Gox, a failed bitcoin exchange on suspicion of inflating his cash account by $1 million. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 01 Aug 2015 07:21:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:'s Myanmar journalist Aye Aye Win retires after 25 years, 01 Aug 2015 06:56:01 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Aye Aye Win, The Associated Press chief of bureau in Myanmar who told her country's story to the world despite threats, surveillance and official warnings, retired Saturday after 25 years with the news agency. made Olympic history, Beijing faces challenges, 01 Aug 2015 08:49:55 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Having made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics, Beijing now faces a slew of challenges, from ensuring adequate snow in a bone-dry region to ramping up support for winter sports in a nation where few people ski or skate. get Cespedes at trade deadline, 01 Aug 2015 04:04:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas. Date In Baseball, 01 Aug 2015 04:00:57 GMT1906 — The "Hitless Wonder" Chicago White Sox began their AL record 19-game winning streak with a 3-0 win over Boston. The record would be tied by the 1947 New York Yankees. favorite Flores homers in 12th, Mets beat Nationals 2-1, 01 Aug 2015 06:19:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores gave Mets fans one more reason to fall for him — this time with his bat as well as his heart. Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US man, 01 Aug 2015 04:33:15 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in an SS-led unit, saying Friday that the 96-year-old is not fit for trial. Russian, US and Saudi diplomats to meet in Qatar, 01 Aug 2015 11:27:18 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister has scheduled a trilateral meeting in Qatar with his U.S. and Saudi counterparts., others turn to McCain's town hall playbook in 2016, 01 Aug 2015 07:17:29 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn't have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn't have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away ice cream to drum up a decent-size crowd. Kurds asks Kurdish Workers' Party to 'withdraw' from territory over Turkish airstrikes, 01 Aug 2015 11:11:44 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi Kurds asks Kurdish Workers' Party to 'withdraw' from territory over Turkish airstrikes. releases tax, medical records as emails made public, 01 Aug 2015 07:18:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in "excellent physical condition," two facts that emerged in a flood of disclosures from the campaign of the Democratic presidential candidate. presses ahead with PKK raids amid calls for restraint, 01 Aug 2015 06:47:15 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey is pressing ahead with airstrikes against Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq amid international calls for restraint. says at least 1,332 Iraqis killed by violence in July, 01 Aug 2015 10:39:01 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says at least 1,332 Iraqis were killed by violence in July amid the war against the Islamic State group, a slight drop from June. wildfires blacken dry California's golden hills, 01 Aug 2015 05:28:45 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blackening the golden hills of California grew deadly Friday, killing a firefighter on the far northern end of the state while triggering the evacuations of hundreds of people elsewhere. Afghan Taliban leader promises to continue insurgency, 01 Aug 2015 10:24:13 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The new leader of the Afghan Taliban vowed to continue his group's bloody, nearly 14-year insurgency in an audio message released Saturday, urging his fighters to remain unified after the death of their longtime leader. in Sandra Bland arrest once warned for conduct, 01 Aug 2015 09:43:05 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was once cautioned about "unprofessional conduct" in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper, according to his personnel file. Sudan: Thousands risk starvation amid Nile blockade, 01 Aug 2015 11:18:28 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Aid agencies say thousands of civilians in South Sudan's Upper Nile state face starvation after the government blocked aid groups from using the Nile River to deliver relief food. respond to criticism of Lego 'Brickumentary', 01 Aug 2015 05:41:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The filmmakers behind a documentary on the toy powerhouse Lego say critics who see the film as a 92-minute commercial for the tiny building blocks are missing the point. 370 wing flap expected to arrive at French site, 01 Aug 2015 10:44:24 GMTBALMA, France (AP) — Representatives of the world's media gathered Saturday outside a French defense site in Balma, southwestern France, awaiting the arrival of a piece of plane wing that could be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. sound of Japan emperor's war-end speech released, 01 Aug 2015 05:10:49 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The 4 ½-minute speech that has reverberated throughout Japan's modern history since it was delivered by Emperor Hirohito at the end of World War II has come back to life in digital form.'s manufacturing shows zero growth in July, 01 Aug 2015 04:08:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's manufacturing recorded no growth in July, in a sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy, according to data released by an industry group on Saturday. athletes, Olympic goals outweigh the risks of Rio waters, 01 Aug 2015 07:17:58 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Athletes have been dismissing the dangers of swimming in Rio de Janeiro's dirty waters, saying the risks are not great enough to alter their Olympic plans. watches wife give birth on FaceTime, then pitches, 01 Aug 2015 04:43:04 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Ian Kennedy expected to miss Friday's start against the Miami Marlins to be with his wife Allison, who was in labor with their fourth child.