FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 07 Jul 2015 01:57:26 -07:00The Latest: France pledges effort to keep Greece in euro, 07 Jul 2015 06:25:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local): Speak: A guide to the country's debt crisis lexicon, 07 Jul 2015 07:09:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Greece's debt crisis has spawned its own awkward argot. For those in the know, clunky terms like "Grexit" are shorthand, a quick way of saving a bundle of words. For everybody else, they're as mysterious as hieroglyphs. Communist Party chief to visit Obama at White House, 07 Jul 2015 07:22:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The head of Vietnam's Communist Party is heading to the White House on Tuesday for meetings with President Barack Obama and other top officials. takes on Azarenka in Wimbledon quarterfinals, 07 Jul 2015 06:21:53 GMTLONDON (AP) — The last time Serena Williams played Victoria Azarenka, they exchanged angry gestures, testy words — and a pair of shorts. mayor signs bill renaming Squaw Island, 07 Jul 2015 06:03:34 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Members of the Seneca Indian Nation joined Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown as he signed a bill changing the name of Squaw Island. Police arrest woman for recruiting young girls for IS, 07 Jul 2015 08:12:57 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police on Tuesday arrested a woman suspected of recruiting pre-teen girls and teenagers of both sexes to send to areas controlled by the Islamic State armed group in Syria. court in Thailand releases 14 student activists, 07 Jul 2015 08:10:35 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A military court in Thailand released 14 student activists from detention Tuesday but said they still face sedition charges — and the prospect of several years in prison — for defying the junta's ban on political gatherings. Body found in Ohio River likely capsized boat victim, 07 Jul 2015 07:08:20 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities believe they have recovered the body of one of the three people who have been missing since a pontoon boat capsized in the Ohio River over the weekend. families of Yale students grow a garden, tradition, 07 Jul 2015 05:47:51 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A once-vacant city block at the northern edge of Yale University now teems with exotic herbs and vegetables, tended carefully by a community of graying people from China who are here to look after grandchildren as their own children cultivate careers at the Ivy League school. Israel drive gains strength, raising alarm, 07 Jul 2015 06:35:31 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Ten years ago, a small group of Palestinian activists had a novel idea: inspired by the anti-apartheid movement, they called for a global boycott campaign against Israel as a nonviolent method to promote the Palestinian struggle for independence. freezes 6 bank accounts in probe linked to premier, 07 Jul 2015 08:24:35 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian authorities froze six bank accounts as part of an investigation into allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were transferred from a state investment fund to the personal accounts of Prime Minister Najib Razak. says Islamic extremists kill 14 in Kenya's north, 07 Jul 2015 06:32:16 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — At least 14 people were killed in an attack early Tuesday in the country's north by al-Shabab, Islamic extremist rebels from neighboring Somalia, a Kenyan official said. legal fight, public path to 'Billionaires' Beach' open, 07 Jul 2015 07:26:07 GMTMALIBU, Calif. (AP) — It may be called "Billionaires' Beach," but the pristine views along one of Malibu's most exclusive coastlines are now easily accessible to anyone. Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77, 07 Jul 2015 07:31:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — One of the last of the classic Hollywood showmen, Jerry Weintraub built his show business empire on a Rolodex and chutzpah. rejects claim that suspect in Jordan tied to Iran group, 07 Jul 2015 08:44:36 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is rejecting reports by Jordanian state media that a terror suspect arrested in Jordan on suspicion that he planned attacks against the kingdom is linked to an Iranian group. veterans look to summer league to refine skills, 07 Jul 2015 06:44:18 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The NBA summer leagues were created, in part, for players like Marcus Smart and Dante Exum. The first-round picks from the 2014 draft — Exum at No. 5 and Smart at No. 6 — were both considered talents that would need some refining. They finished their rookie seasons as starters, but combined they barely averaged 10 points. opens exhibition to mark the war victory over Japan, 07 Jul 2015 07:24:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China opened an exhibition of guns and photos of massacres on Tuesday to commemorate the World War II victory over Japan, part of a propaganda push to stir up nationalism by observing the 70th anniversary of the war's end in Asia with great fanfare. Carolina Senate votes to take down Confederate flag, 07 Jul 2015 08:39:16 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The push to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse is about to clear its first hurdle. OFF: Cueto pitches for All-Star spot, Gray feels OK, 07 Jul 2015 06:12:16 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: Rubio economy: 'The old ways no longer work', 07 Jul 2015 07:28:30 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — With an eye on the future, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is laying out his plans for an "innovative economy" and "revolutionized higher education system" in his first major domestic policy speech as a presidential candidate. process, US resolve tested as nuke deadline nears, 07 Jul 2015 08:11:45 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Iran nuclear talks are in danger of busting through their second deadline in a week, raising questions about whether world powers can cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy — and testing the resolve of U.S. negotiators to walk away from negotiations. rallies Dodgers past his old Phillies team, 10-7, 07 Jul 2015 06:35:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Rollins hit a go-ahead single in the seventh inning against his former team, rallying the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers past the last-place Philadelphia Phillies 10-7 Monday night. Latest: Juncker seeks to temper talk of swift Greek deal, 07 Jul 2015 07:46:03 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times local): Knight due in Los Angeles criminal court for 2 hearings, 07 Jul 2015 07:18:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight is scheduled to appear in a Los Angeles court for hearings in separate murder and robbery cases filed against the former rap music mogul. peacekeepers still suffer stigma after Srebrenica, 07 Jul 2015 06:27:15 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Rob Zomer has heard the comments many times over: You're cowards, killers. How could you stand there and do nothing? Prince back with the New York Liberty, 07 Jul 2015 06:36:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Epiphanny Prince will finally get to play for her hometown team, the New York Liberty. Toyota executive arrested in Japan to be released, 07 Jul 2015 07:56:11 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The American Toyota executive who was arrested in Japan last month on suspicion of drug law violations is expected to be released Wednesday without being prosecuted, according to Kyodo News service., House look to update Bush-era education law, 07 Jul 2015 07:24:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue. pioneer Scot Breithaupt found dead; cause undetermined, 07 Jul 2015 07:32:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said. sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slaying, 07 Jul 2015 08:42:37 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended his office's decision to release a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally and who is now suspected in the killing of a woman at a sightseeing pier. stocks drop, other global markets mixed, 07 Jul 2015 08:45:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell Tuesday despite government intervention and other global markets were mixed as Greece's spiraling crisis kept investors on edge.'s oldest man dies in Japan at the age of 112, 07 Jul 2015 06:38:49 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The world's oldest man, a retired educator from Japan, has died at the age of 112, an official said Tuesday. Airlines: Blown tire forces return to airport, 07 Jul 2015 06:31:58 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Southwest Airlines says one of its flights returned to the Phoenix airport shortly after takeoff because of a blown tire on the aircraft. mark the 10th anniversary of London transit attacks, 07 Jul 2015 08:11:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britons are marking the 10th anniversary of suicide bomb attacks on London's transit system with solemn ceremonies to pay tribute to victims and to honor survivors. Latest: European markets solid ahead of Brussels meeting, 07 Jul 2015 07:20:47 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times local): person gored in 1st bull-run of Pamplona festival, 07 Jul 2015 08:20:56 GMTPAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's Red Cross says one person was gored and six others injured as thousands of daredevils tested their bravery and speed by dashing alongside fighting bulls through the streets of this northern Spanish city on the first bull-run of Pamplona's San Fermin festival. says too few countries taxing tobacco products enough, 07 Jul 2015 08:47:28 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A World Health Organization report says taxing cigarettes to more than 75 percent of their retail price is the most effective way to reduce tobacco use, but that too few governments levy high enough taxes. unscripted: Obama shows a looser side on Twitter, 07 Jul 2015 07:32:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Forget the primetime interviews or the formal, choreographed news conferences. President Barack Obama is taking to Twitter to muse about sports, pop culture, even Supreme Court rulings — at all hours of the day. wedding cake at center of Colorado Appeals Court case, 07 Jul 2015 07:24:30 GMTDENVER (AP) — A suburban Denver baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple will argue Tuesday before the Colorado Court of Appeals that his religious beliefs should protect him from sanctions against his business. Washington ice cave collapse after warm temperatures, 07 Jul 2015 08:22:46 GMTVERLOT, Wash. (AP) — Ice caves popular with hikers northeast of Seattle partially collapsed, killing one person and leaving at least four other injured, officials said. official: Bomber hits NATO convoy in Kabul, 2 wounded, 07 Jul 2015 08:46:33 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a suicide car bomber has targeted a NATO convoy in the capital, Kabul, wounding at least two people. Zhang Yimou sues ex-production partner for $2.5M, 07 Jul 2015 08:35:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese director Zhang Yimou has sued a production company that he has worked with for more than a decade, seeking 15 million yuan ($2.5 million) he says he is owed as his share of the distribution money of one of his movies. stocks drop, other Asian markets mixed, 07 Jul 2015 06:02:16 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell Tuesday despite official efforts to shore up slumping prices while other Asian markets were mixed after Greece's spiraling crisis weighed on Wall Street. right-to-die bill struggling ahead of key vote, 07 Jul 2015 07:22:55 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A bill that would allow California physicians to help terminally ill patients end their lives is struggling to muster enough support ahead of a legislative vote Tuesday. sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slaying, 07 Jul 2015 08:37:30 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended his office's decision to release a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally and who is now suspected in the killing of a woman at a sightseeing pier. 1 dead, 4 injured in Washington ice cave collapse, 07 Jul 2015 06:25:01 GMTGRANITE FALLS, Wash. (AP) — A partial ice cave collapse in unseasonably warm northwest Washington killed one person and injured four others Monday, a Snohomish County sheriff's spokeswoman said. Republican infighting grows, donors call for calm, 07 Jul 2015 07:10:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Worried about "Republican-on-Republican violence," top party donors are taking action, with one firing off a letter calling for more civility and another seeking to block businessman Donald Trump from the debate stage altogether. PM Tsipras races to restart talks after vote win, 07 Jul 2015 08:07:39 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was heading Tuesday to Brussels for an emergency meeting of eurozone leaders, where he will try to use a resounding referendum victory to eke out concessions from European creditors over a bailout for the crisis-ridden country. Indians embrace dating apps despite social taboos, 07 Jul 2015 06:46:35 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Aditi Mendiratta's biggest worry as she's swiping left and right is hiding the smartphone notifications that read "Congratulations! You have a new match" from her parents. Latest: Germany welcomes new Greek finance minister, 07 Jul 2015 06:42:30 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):