FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 01 Jul 2016 04:46:55 -07:00Judge postpones demolition of Aretha Franklin's Memphis homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a00f842419304553b06ffb12365a967aFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:10:02 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A judge has postponed an order to demolish the dilapidated home where singer Aretha Franklin was born in Memphis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a00f842419304553b06ffb12365a967aGlobal shares rise, boosted by low interest elsewherehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ded4dece9764101a91963a3c0e76703Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:24:46 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Global shares mostly rose Friday, with investors plowing their money in equities in the face of narrowing choices for investments amid low or negative interest rates. Markets also were expecting a coordinated central bank response to soothe volatility after Britain's vote to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ded4dece9764101a91963a3c0e76703Union goes on strike against Trump Taj Mahal casinohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca05a46ad334d06b6a61bf7392441e8Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:34:30 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Striking union members chanted, banged drums and blew whistles as part of a raucous picket line on Atlantic City's Boardwalk outside the Trump Taj Mahal casino early Friday amid a contract dispute with owner and billionaire investor Carl Icahn at the start of the busiest weekend of the year for the casino industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca05a46ad334d06b6a61bf7392441e8Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b1a4542bd454ad59f99bcd65f909b05Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:23:14 GMTSTUART, Fla. (AP) — As a noxious algae bloom fouls beaches on Florida's Atlantic coast, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to reduce the flow of water from Lake Okeechobee that many blame for fueling the problem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b1a4542bd454ad59f99bcd65f909b05Husband surprises wife with 500 roses after chemo treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b4f39f642414964b968b7abe2746726Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:42:58 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A dozen roses simply weren't enough for a Nebraska man who wanted "to do something special" for his wife to celebrate her last chemotherapy treatment. So, he raised money and surprised her with 500.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b4f39f642414964b968b7abe2746726UK Treasury chief Osborne abandons goal of budget surplus by 2020 after referendum "shock"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3aabf97fd9453a8efb376c8948030aFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:07:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — UK Treasury chief Osborne abandons goal of budget surplus by 2020 after referendum "shock"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3aabf97fd9453a8efb376c8948030aHeavy rains, landslides kill at least 18 in northern Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c5e6286ff5a4fb6a707039ec3544694Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:37:06 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Torrential rains triggered heavy floods and landslides that poured down hills in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, killing at least 18 people by Friday and destroying dozens of homes, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c5e6286ff5a4fb6a707039ec3544694North Carolina woman admits to faking bomb threat at churchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c5bb9dea0e2424484a92128b00d783fFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:29:17 GMTWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman has admitted to faking a bomb threat at a church when she told authorities an Arab man had delivered a suspicious package and threatened her with a knife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c5bb9dea0e2424484a92128b00d783fAssad: Western nations quietly collaborating with Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4c56d69d3444f1873099a1e68651e9Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:18:56 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Western nations publicly critical of Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime have been quietly sending security officials to collaborate with his government, Assad said in an interview broadcast Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4c56d69d3444f1873099a1e68651e9Some of the worst acquisitions ever, and the billions losthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5414ac7f86164eebac8a856da76cecaaFri, 01 Jul 2016 10:11:32 GMTCompanies have dug deep in their pockets to buy other companies recently, raising the risk that they've overpaid. If true, investors will suffer. Companies would be forced to "write down" their goodwill, an asset on financial statements that represents the premiums paid in deals, and the losses would cut into earnings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5414ac7f86164eebac8a856da76cecaaNorth Caroline flight has rough landing at Florida airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7da0bfc010294a599f340565d0a6249bFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:09:40 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An American Airlines flight from North Carolina had a rough landing at a Florida airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7da0bfc010294a599f340565d0a6249bHurricane-proof welcome center opening on Alabama coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a78fd5b893ab4b8abd3cc59a1dc742baFri, 01 Jul 2016 10:38:51 GMTGRAND BAY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama is adding a new tool in its plan to prepare for tropical weather: a hurricane-proof welcome center near the coast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a78fd5b893ab4b8abd3cc59a1dc742baPlight of African lions persists 1 year after Cecil killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cd2f675ba974b159b0ac1a140dd6843Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:49:12 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Some call it the Cecil the lion effect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cd2f675ba974b159b0ac1a140dd6843The Latest: Casino union pickets Taj amid contract disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2b403eb63e14e7bad64575376e28abaFri, 01 Jul 2016 10:16:36 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on Atlantic City's main casino workers union and its strike against the Trump Taj Mahal casino (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2b403eb63e14e7bad64575376e28abaThe Latest: Brexit leader Gove makes pitch for leadershiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b197e6e6bc743e1953caf1d2782cb48Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:44:35 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b197e6e6bc743e1953caf1d2782cb48Puerto Rico faces historic default as rescue bill approvedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a4e7aa7035413686804a840bc4af3dFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:36:34 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico faced a historic default Friday as the U.S. territory prepared to enter unchartered waters under the guidance of a newly enacted federal control board to oversee the island's finances amid a dire economic crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a4e7aa7035413686804a840bc4af3dThe Latest: UK Treasury chief abandons budget surplus goalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4fd14cf46fa44dbb125c1f9d3649aa7Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:12:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4fd14cf46fa44dbb125c1f9d3649aa7Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Fri, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40436d9913354b8984c2e4a09acf7468Philippine president says he won't be a dictatorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ef57f4fe3b4866939d5335c8b3d144Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:57:57 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' new president has said he "will go to the extreme" in his battle to end crime within six months, but won't become a dictator.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ef57f4fe3b4866939d5335c8b3d144NBC-bound Mike Tirico says goodbye to ESPNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bec70868cf94d898ea4bc3edffe84e9Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:31:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — Longtime ESPN personality Mike Tirico has signed off from the network for the last time as he prepares to move to NBC Sports.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bec70868cf94d898ea4bc3edffe84e9North Carolina flight has rough landing at Florida airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eedbcbb095241668c44dc8e58cfb2bfFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:38:39 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An American Airlines flight from North Carolina had a rough landing at a Florida airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eedbcbb095241668c44dc8e58cfb2bfGlobal stocks rise as central banks counter UK turmoilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d35e77b28f64760b9b05b2ed5f11860Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:29:55 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Global stocks mostly rose Friday as authorities stepped in to ease the uncertainty surrounding the British vote to leave the European Union. Investors flocked to equities in the face of narrowing choices for investments amid low or negative interest rates on many bonds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d35e77b28f64760b9b05b2ed5f1186010 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/284cffd8c184413186c3bcd1ba2bf527Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:27:56 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/284cffd8c184413186c3bcd1ba2bf527Mozambique's factions talk peace amid conflicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec722b2f7b5a45e090a15b26f21da4e0Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:29:43 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Mozambique's rival factions, which signed a deal to end a civil war in 1992, are still talking about making peace.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec722b2f7b5a45e090a15b26f21da4e0The Latest: UK PM candidate Gove: No EU exit talks this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7262d6b9ae14825a2e9d289507268f1Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:24:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7262d6b9ae14825a2e9d289507268f1US congressman: Chechen extremist behind Istanbul attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e5a700d1d34ca3859521ae84f1fa61Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:23:15 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — A Chechen extremist masterminded the triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's busiest airport that killed at least 44 people, a U.S. congressman has said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e5a700d1d34ca3859521ae84f1fa61Amnesty documents 'horrifying' abuse of migrants in Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5cc656452ea48ada9510b675854ac68Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:36:40 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An international rights group has published "horrifying" accounts of exploitation and sexual abuse — including gang rape— of migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean from Libya to Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5cc656452ea48ada9510b675854ac68Mudslide kills 10 people in SW China; 12 remain buriedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3d9f9520ecc4db8977165f24405873cFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:32:48 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say 10 people have been killed in a mudslide and 12 others remain buried under debris in mountainous Guizhou province in China's southwest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3d9f9520ecc4db8977165f24405873cHeavy rains, landslides kill at least 10 in northern Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92841513b61e4c06a99e845919a3d3b6Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:28:32 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Torrential rains triggered heavy floods and landslides that poured down hills in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, killing at least 10 people by Friday and destroying dozens of homes, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92841513b61e4c06a99e845919a3d3b6Lowering the flag: Some examples of half-staff tributeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28a4f99d7dd04a4f81bcf94af59e7199Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:02:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 90 percent of days last year, one or more states were flying the American flag at half-staff to memorialize the deaths of military members, public officials, police, first responders, prominent citizens and victims of mass killings and disasters, The Associated Press found in analyzing information from all 50 states and the federal government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28a4f99d7dd04a4f81bcf94af59e7199Rome's Colosseum cleaner after magnate-funded restorationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c54542e50bcc41f29dae5e012f434404Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:24:16 GMTROME (AP) — The Colosseum has emerged more imposing than ever after its most extensive restoration, a multimillion-euro cleaning to remove a dreary, undignified patina of soot and grime from the ancient arena that has been assailed by pollution in traffic-clogged Rome.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c54542e50bcc41f29dae5e012f434404As desire to acquire mounts, so does risk of losseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91c5c6d2453b441ca446abddfddd239fFri, 01 Jul 2016 10:11:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The word suggests compassion, benevolence. It even sounds nice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91c5c6d2453b441ca446abddfddd239f4 Libyan ministers in UN-backed gov't dismissed for no-showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77304cac0a5648d9a68a5454f061bd54Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:17:34 GMTBENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — The United Nations-brokered presidency council in Libya has dismissed four ministers, all of whom are from the discontented eastern region, for failing to attend meetings for a month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77304cac0a5648d9a68a5454f061bd54Official: AG will accept prosecutor call on Clinton casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff37b334995046a38b6da40c45f7d806Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:19:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch intends to accept whatever recommendation career prosecutors and federal agents make in the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, a Justice Department official said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff37b334995046a38b6da40c45f7d806Federer, Serena highlight Centre Court play on Day 5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4247654cf9c8438fac4bc69183f2085fFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:29:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — With 13 Wimbledon titles between them, Serena Williams and Roger Federer will be back on Centre Court on Day 5 of the championships.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4247654cf9c8438fac4bc69183f2085fAustria court overturns presidential elections, calls rerunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed832d8f90c14a1cb34b7bfc58c7c0b3Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:06:02 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Austria's highest court on Friday overturned the results of the country's presidential election and ordered a rerun, following claims of counting irregularities by the right-wing candidate who narrowly lost.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed832d8f90c14a1cb34b7bfc58c7c0b3Bodies found as Kenya to arrest 3 officers over missing menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6966505119461187f3da6ae9403392Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:07:42 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's police chief says three police officers will be arrested over the disappearance of three men, including a human rights activist with the U.S.-based International Justice Mission.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6966505119461187f3da6ae9403392Russian whistleblower cleared to compete as neutral athletehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4c5d7e5c9a6444c9fe894a528c1ee24Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:02:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Russian whistleblower Yulia Stepanova was cleared by track and field's world governing body on Friday to compete as a neutral athlete in the European championships and the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4c5d7e5c9a6444c9fe894a528c1ee24Driver impaled by flying debris on Atlanta-area highwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61440deae9034313bb54b66a8b6848afFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:03:57 GMTSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — A woman is recovering after police say a sharp piece of debris flew through her windshield and impaled her in the neck while she was driving outside of Atlanta.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61440deae9034313bb54b66a8b6848afIsraeli officials says UK Labour Party has apologizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcc31c9851b64bb683852f036a98df35Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:05:02 GMTLONDON (AP) — Israeli officials say the Labour Party has apologized to the Israeli ambassador after comments made by party leader Jeremy Corbyn.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcc31c9851b64bb683852f036a98df35The Latest: Tony Blair sees danger after Brexit votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47be1c8cc6b4a4fa97e73cff4f3ca35Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:30:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47be1c8cc6b4a4fa97e73cff4f3ca35What to know about the strike against Trump Taj Mahal casinohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9045302f95534dce9898c4d6885397e6Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:38:10 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's main casino workers union went on strike Friday morning against the Trump Taj Mahal casino. Here's a look at what led to the strike, and what to expect during it:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9045302f95534dce9898c4d6885397e66 killed in extremist attack on 2 buses, say Kenyan officialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946f81066bda40afb97db44708ff27e4Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:20:59 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan official says suspected al-Shabab gunmen killed at least six people when they shot at two buses traveling in Mandera County in northern Kenya.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946f81066bda40afb97db44708ff27e4Russian and Turkish foreign ministers meet to normalize tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a904ee4df98940e4835cee0dbe211441Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:46:05 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister has met his Turkish counterpart as the two nations move quickly to normalize relations following Turkey's apology for the downing of a Russian warplane last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a904ee4df98940e4835cee0dbe211441UK Conservative leadership contender Michael Gove says he wouldn't trigger EU exit talks this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee087e600d4c429495819b0d408b7b5eFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:14:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — UK Conservative leadership contender Michael Gove says he wouldn't trigger EU exit talks this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee087e600d4c429495819b0d408b7b5eThe Latest: Alleged attack organizer had Swedish convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601dc870ea96479dade41c5097bd7a91Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:31:58 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the bomb and gun attack that killed 44 people at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601dc870ea96479dade41c5097bd7a91PM hopeful Gove says UK leader must believe in Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dcf8cbb9c18412e9c489387d7a5a2cbFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:11:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — Political healing after Britain's vote to leave the European Union seemed a distant prospect Friday, as Justice Secretary Michael Gove ramped up his Conservative leadership bid but a senior colleague urged him to step aside.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dcf8cbb9c18412e9c489387d7a5a2cbPope appoints successor to German 'bling bishop'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0106ef09de0c46a6a140447062e94c30Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:39:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Pope Francis has appointed a new bishop to lead Germany's Limburg diocese, ending a more than two-year hiatus after he removed the previous bishop amid an uproar over his costly new residence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0106ef09de0c46a6a140447062e94c30Syria warplane crashes near the capital, pilot missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b08e6ec1dfa4271a1ba8914ad2398faFri, 01 Jul 2016 10:48:56 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's official news agency says a warplane has crashed east of the capital Damascus due to "technical failure during a training mission."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b08e6ec1dfa4271a1ba8914ad2398faUS income gap widened last year as top 1 percent gained mosthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1507fadd4eb4550b9e4f334826c9a36Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:11:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Financial inequality became even wider in the United States last year, with average income for the top 1 percent of households surging 7.7 percent to $1.36 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1507fadd4eb4550b9e4f334826c9a36