FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:55:55 -07:00Ivory Coast convicts ex-leader's top security officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc82b84f99ef4c229f28dec413f444cdTue, 04 Aug 2015 23:02:23 GMTABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Ivory Coast's military court has sentenced the former head of security for the country's ex-first lady to 20 years in prison for acts related to the postelection crisis in 2011.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc82b84f99ef4c229f28dec413f444cdThe Latest: Theater shooting victim's mom: 'I cry every day'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/765f3eff11ff496f9af76cc44867ea90Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:42:01 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/765f3eff11ff496f9af76cc44867ea90University of Oregon settles lawsuit over rape allegationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c74fc87b1cc446e9a45303d770f70e75Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:21:53 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon has agreed to pay $800,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a student who claimed she was sexually assaulted last year by three basketball players.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c74fc87b1cc446e9a45303d770f70e75The Latest: Governors express condolences in tent collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6c913ba4fc043a1ba7e869bd73bedddTue, 04 Aug 2015 21:57:04 GMTLANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — The latest on the New Hampshire circus tent collapse (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6c913ba4fc043a1ba7e869bd73beddd1 dead, parts of NJ Turnpike jammed during evening rushhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81149dfdb7c47ae97c0f4354dd88908Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:01:46 GMTLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — One person has died and one of the nation's major toll roads is expected to be backed up into the evening after a dump truck struck an overpass Tuesday morning, causing a fire and a miles-long standstill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81149dfdb7c47ae97c0f4354dd88908AP Pro32: Packers are preseason No. 1 in AP's power rankingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3dd6761165445829c6f4428b1a1bd4cTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:16:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — With a healthy Aaron Rodgers ready to resume his pinpoint passing, the Green Bay Packers will start the season as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 power rankings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3dd6761165445829c6f4428b1a1bd4cThe Latest: Theater shooting victim's wife remembers husbandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b66800a1e3a1409db9f03b8479284ef5Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:30:56 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b66800a1e3a1409db9f03b8479284ef5NFL union releases Brady testimony in "Deflategate"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90be3aae73ca45feaaecdcbe47cddf42Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:15:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The public now has more information to decide whether New England quarterback Tom Brady was truthful about deflated footballs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90be3aae73ca45feaaecdcbe47cddf42Fiorina, Perry among those to miss out on first GOP debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b3dbcfb7d64f2e9e8b66c0e72049f3Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:04:05 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — PREP PREP PREP // DO NOT MOVEhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b3dbcfb7d64f2e9e8b66c0e72049f3Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaskahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89804f40ce9d439c848a8902ddc15006Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:24:23 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A vast bloom of toxic algae off the West Coast is denser, more widespread and deeper than scientists feared even weeks ago, according to surveyors aboard a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration research vessel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89804f40ce9d439c848a8902ddc15006Sudan's president, facing charges, scheduled to speak at UNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/991b283b6e7345ecb4c684fdb46657eaTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:26:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir, who faces international war crimes and genocide charges, is on a provisional list of speakers at a U.N. summit of world leaders in late September. If he speaks, al-Bashir would be the first head of state to address the General Assembly while facing charges by the International Criminal Court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/991b283b6e7345ecb4c684fdb46657eaBrady testimony in NFL 'Deflategate' releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2aa7819ad8497e82333104859780adTue, 04 Aug 2015 23:31:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady denied under oath to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that he tampered with footballs before the AFC title game, and investigator Ted Wells said in a transcript that he never warned the New England Patriots quarterback he would be punished if he didn't turn over his cellphone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2aa7819ad8497e82333104859780adApple slump deepens on iPhone, China concernshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed211a2e9f7c45b0ac852d67450d7f65Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:20:45 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is slumping as the usually high-flying tech stock struggles with the burden of raised expectations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed211a2e9f7c45b0ac852d67450d7f65Bush earned over $9 million from business, speaking gigshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ab98ca158764ba09f7ee31ceb3f5dc6Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:59:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush earned more than $9 million over the last 17 months from speaking fees and an assortment of business interests, including a health services firm in Puerto Rico and an online lending operation, according to newly released financial records.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ab98ca158764ba09f7ee31ceb3f5dc6The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d812846cdf0c47f8a66fe518f2be1ea0Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:42:10 GMTLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d812846cdf0c47f8a66fe518f2be1ea016 police officers killed in Colombia helicopter crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff9870a2021a45c982a12674829c2c82Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:31:30 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Sixteen Colombian police officers died Tuesday when their Black Hawk helicopter crashed while taking part in a manhunt for the nation's most-wanted drug trafficker, the second deadly air accident affecting the U.S.-trained military in less than a week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff9870a2021a45c982a12674829c2c82Stosur tops Mladenovic at Citi Open for 500th match victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a3fd9e193540f281b82f5b5af5000fTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:18:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sam Stosur recorded her 500th career victory Tuesday, moving into the second round of the Citi Open hard-court tournament by beating Kristina Mladenovic 6-2, 6-2.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a3fd9e193540f281b82f5b5af5000fBrazil mining company dumps sand and clay into riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93235a8cc9d747d4aea18364b29c3089Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:16:30 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian environmental authorities suspended a mining company's operations in Rio de Janeiro state after a retention dike broke, sending sand and clay into an unpolluted river that flows into Guanabara Bay where Olympic sailing events will be held next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93235a8cc9d747d4aea18364b29c3089Georgia lawyer shot with Hustler publisher in 1978 dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9972e701fe9447bfa7ccc462528e681aTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:09:21 GMTLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A retired Georgia judge who was nearly killed in the 1978 shooting that injured Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9972e701fe9447bfa7ccc462528e681aPentaon: More Syrian rebels captured by Nusra Fronthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99c9cff8881140ce8ef1ed9dac35ad6dTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:17:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says members of the Free Syrian Army who went through the new U.S. training program to fight Islamic State militants have been captured by the al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front in Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99c9cff8881140ce8ef1ed9dac35ad6dChristian persecution spurs charity, calls for more asylumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e8248ed9c284171856d28de7e09bc3dTue, 04 Aug 2015 23:24:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Syrian archbishop said the United States' reluctance to offer asylum to persecuted Christians is "unjust and condemnable" and appealed to the American people for help withstanding Islamic militants fighting to root out their faith.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e8248ed9c284171856d28de7e09bc3dDombrowski out as Tigers' president, GM; Al Avila takes overhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87e71ae2c10a4bfe8fe5dae4403051c0Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:11:48 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Dave Dombrowski is out as president and general manager of the Detroit Tigers, ending a run of nearly 14 seasons in which he helped turn the franchise from an afterthought into one of the American League's powerhouses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87e71ae2c10a4bfe8fe5dae4403051c0Friends: Slain officer was strong, but avoided confrontationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f2210ea94be40e783d4c168a746694eTue, 04 Aug 2015 21:52:27 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Slain police officer Sean Bolton's physical strength and powerful, melon-sized hands served him well in tight situations, like when he subdued two suspects at one time. Still, friends say he avoided confrontation whenever possible, and dedicated his life to protecting others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f2210ea94be40e783d4c168a746694eNetflix to make Asian debut with Sept. 2 launch in Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebec63f6ecf84be5bc8e080eeac15e51Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:14:35 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix will expand into Japan next month to give the Internet video service its first presence in Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebec63f6ecf84be5bc8e080eeac15e51New disc matches Elvis Presley with Royal Philharmonichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0e47204474454eac2df9c29a296b3bTue, 04 Aug 2015 23:41:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A new CD scheduled for release in November will unite the music of Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on songs like "Burning Love" and "Love Me Tender."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0e47204474454eac2df9c29a296b3bObama, Netanyahu make dueling appeals on Iran to US Jewshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdac60457fb84607ba1e8aebd9ae9f05Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:24:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made dueling appeals to the American Jewish community Tuesday as they sought to rally support for their opposing positions on the Iranian nuclear deal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdac60457fb84607ba1e8aebd9ae9f05Chris Hyndman, host of TV show 'Steven and Chris,' has diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a141aa6555df409a82d3308b5603ebc5Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:02 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Chris Hyndman, co-host of the Canadian lifestyle show "Steven and Chris," has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a141aa6555df409a82d3308b5603ebc5Germany's top prosecutor fired over treason probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d132db379dd44e6c9220b866fe5a46edTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:11:49 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A treason investigation against two German journalists claimed its first casualty Tuesday — the country's top prosecutor who ordered the probe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d132db379dd44e6c9220b866fe5a46edToronto nightclub shooting leaves at least 2 dead, 3 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fec1cd998748424f9a1b8a81e2c37b17Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:26:04 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A shooting that started at a Toronto nightclub event hosted by rapper Drake and then spilled outside onto the streets left at least two people dead and three others wounded, police said. It wasn't clear if Drake was present during the shooting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fec1cd998748424f9a1b8a81e2c37b17Music festival deaths prompt LA County to consider a banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e869250e852146c6bc43baf0192935f4Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:24:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County supervisors are considering banning music festivals from county property after the weekend deaths of two teenagers at an event in Pomona, California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e869250e852146c6bc43baf0192935f4Mexico prosecutor: Video has suspects in journalist killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd6f3766994498d84efb67a8b6bd271Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:37:58 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors released a surveillance video Tuesday showing suspects calmly leaving an apartment building where five people were found tortured and shot to death, including a photojournalist who had taken refuge in the capital after feeling threatened in the Mexican state he covered.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd6f3766994498d84efb67a8b6bd271Netflix to give workers with babies a year of paid leavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9e60ccd748433c947fcbe5dd5e3fe2Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:57:50 GMTLOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) — Netflix is letting new parents on its payroll to take up to a year's paid leave in a move that could pressure other technology employers to improve their baby benefits as they vie for talent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9e60ccd748433c947fcbe5dd5e3fe2Hernandez lawyers ask to suppress evidence in double slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eec7437e4be94eee9c16b65ae991f061Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:45:25 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are asking a judge to toss out evidence seized from the SUV authorities say he was in when he fatally shot two men in 2012 over a spilled drink.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eec7437e4be94eee9c16b65ae991f061Woman can go ahead with lawsuit alleging Facebook defamationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8041eb199b147e9913da21a3a237411Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:28:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York court has reinstated the claims of a woman who says an ex-boyfriend broke into her Facebook account and sent malicious sexual statements.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8041eb199b147e9913da21a3a237411Air Canada bans shipments of big-game hunting trophieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d5fd70bd8144710b45c289b90e0edfcTue, 04 Aug 2015 21:53:25 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Air Canada says it will no longer transport big-game hunting trophies after the killing of a well-known lion in Zimbabwe by an American dentist drew international attention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d5fd70bd8144710b45c289b90e0edfcDemocratic governors focus on congressional redistrictinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ea22b8a73724484809dcc5d4b3d84e8Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:51:29 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Democratic Governors Association is looking to give its members a greater say in drawing congressional boundaries during the 2020 redistricting process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ea22b8a73724484809dcc5d4b3d84e8Week-old wildfire wreaks havoc on California vacation spothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d1b99cfdf7848c7bffa97716ebeb233Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:51:00 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — A predictable but painful summertime ritual played out in half a dozen resort communities near California's largest freshwater lake on Tuesday as an erratic, week-old wildfire that has wiped out dozens of buildings continued to threaten nearly 7,000 more.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d1b99cfdf7848c7bffa97716ebeb233A grayer Obama celebrates 54th birthday with family, friendshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b45f8342050e432f95595d63d47e9167Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:32:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama may no longer have the head of dark-black hair he once had, but he's not too old for a night on the town to mark his birthday — even on a work night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b45f8342050e432f95595d63d47e9167Famed country producer Billy Sherrill dies at age 78http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac2a1c19bc91400db8abe845d0b861adTue, 04 Aug 2015 23:49:35 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country record producer and songwriter Billy Sherrill, who helped create the smooth "countrypolitan" sound of the 1960s and 1970s, has died. He was 78.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac2a1c19bc91400db8abe845d0b861adDems hit Bush after comments on funding for women's healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/937e781b3d0c41bbb4e8cd13316cbd39Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:04:35 GMTNASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush vowed Tuesday to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood if elected to the White House, but drew immediate fire from Democrats for adding, "I'm not sure we need half a billion dollars for women's health issues."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/937e781b3d0c41bbb4e8cd13316cbd39Persecution of Christians spurs charity in lieu of asylumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7290489ab7343a798c05775d4f496c0Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:17:27 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Syrian archbishop visiting Philadelphia says the United States' reluctance to offer asylum to persecuted Christians is "unjust."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7290489ab7343a798c05775d4f496c0Cord-cutting clouds Disney outlook despite 3Q earnings beathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1ce0ac7f0314969b8137eb583a02cdbTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:36:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Cord-cutting loomed over Disney's quarterly earnings, as a loss of ESPN subscribers caused Disney to taper its TV profit outlook.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1ce0ac7f0314969b8137eb583a02cdbPanel: Ending Oklahoma earthquakes will take research, timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/718b9bf7c7e24365b23cb72328fe4e55Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:44:44 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It could take up to another year of research to determine what has caused a recent series of Oklahoma earthquakes and whether the state is doing enough to stop them, officials said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/718b9bf7c7e24365b23cb72328fe4e55Injured Kerri Walsh Jennings learning to hold backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b888ae030ffd469e9d03bd8887e363c3Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:46:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kerri Walsh Jennings may serve underhand at the World Series of Beach Volleyball.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b888ae030ffd469e9d03bd8887e363c3Ex-Tulsa sheriff's spokesman says he was wrongfully firedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd782981b60d4470bac170b1085f16c9Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:26:19 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former spokesman for an Oklahoma sheriff's office said Tuesday he was wrongfully fired following the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a volunteer deputy and that he is "looking forward" to testifying before a grand jury investigating allegations of wrongdoing in the agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd782981b60d4470bac170b1085f16c9Indicted Texas attorney general rode tea party to powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb0b83886c714d40b5fcb8a7ba727f81Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:35:20 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — That newly indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton may have broken securities law isn't news to voters who elected him: Blistering TV attack ads during the 2014 elections reminded them that the Republican had already admitted that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb0b83886c714d40b5fcb8a7ba727f81Wireless, landline phone outages reported in Southeasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecb09b69380e47869b1fcdc1e7303fc6Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:02:57 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Phone carriers say some customers in the Southeast are experiencing outages with wireless and wired service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecb09b69380e47869b1fcdc1e7303fc6Man arrested after report of shooting on National Mallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2f9124b18ba4455bade1c81ed243cd7Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:18:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Police say a man has been arrested following a report of a shooting inside a car on the National Mall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2f9124b18ba4455bade1c81ed243cd7Kelly Osbourne apologizes for 'View' remarks about Latinoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61381d15c6841c8aed19b0bf2e54c1fTue, 04 Aug 2015 22:31:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Kelly Osbourne apologized Tuesday for remarks she made on "The View" that suggested if Latinos were expelled from the United States, there would be no one to clean Donald Trump's toilets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61381d15c6841c8aed19b0bf2e54c1fVictim's grieving dad tells Holmes jury of devastating losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91bc2f5835e0422cbfcfb5ea86d43d02Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:23:30 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors struggled to hold back tears Tuesday as a grieving father described how he returns now and then to the Colorado theater where his son was murdered.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91bc2f5835e0422cbfcfb5ea86d43d02