FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:04:33 -07:00Wing part could help solve what happened to MH370http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8badbc662f7140c5be92c9df54c6a5deFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:52:54 GMTSAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — A barnacle-encrusted wing part that washed up on a remote Indian Ocean island could help solve one of aviation's greatest mysteries, as investigators work to connect it to the Malaysia Airlines flight that vanished more than a year ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8badbc662f7140c5be92c9df54c6a5deDepleted Tigers get 16 hits and squeeze past Orioles 9-8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e49caa12fc0a4e4ebe0e090b728b1ca7Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:52:51 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-8 on Thursday night after shifting into rebuilding mode by trading two of their best pitchers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e49caa12fc0a4e4ebe0e090b728b1ca7GOP criticizes 'offensive' posts of NC elections appointeehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf6df85875fb41398edf71a516660bf7Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:16:46 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Republican Party officials said Thursday they were unaware of racially tinged social media posts by a man appointed to a county elections board and are urging him to step down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf6df85875fb41398edf71a516660bf7HBO chief: 'Game of Thrones' could wrap after 3 more seasonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8fbdc87e9584e058919bd61978ee4c1Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:39:08 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Game of Thrones" fans, brace yourselves: The fantasy saga's end is perhaps just a few years away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8fbdc87e9584e058919bd61978ee4c1Mexico: Death toll 27 after truck hits religious processionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/240c653af2134e3cac1763545e689741Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:43:32 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The death toll rose to 27 on Thursday and authorities listed 149 others as injured after a truck lost control and slammed into a religious procession in a central Mexico town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/240c653af2134e3cac1763545e689741State police commander, 3 others killed in southern Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f632965c5eb745018d4b449243eaee78Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:28:49 GMTACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Men armed with rifles killed a police commander Thursday in the capital of the restive southern Mexico state of Guerrero, and officers pursuing the suspected attackers killed three people about two hours later, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f632965c5eb745018d4b449243eaee78Dwayne Johnson says of Hulk Hogan: 'We've all talked trash'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13d6ab05b3e649f7b91dc52992a9480dFri, 31 Jul 2015 02:31:37 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Dwayne Johnson says he was disappointed when he heard about a tape of Hulk Hogan using racial slurs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13d6ab05b3e649f7b91dc52992a9480d2-time defending champ John Isner advances in Atlanta Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d011d233061441da6d4d633502dffb0Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:15:40 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner beat Radek Stepanek 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) on Thursday night in his opening match in the Atlanta Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d011d233061441da6d4d633502dffb0Several blazes thrust Northern California into fire seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31e78b0ebb804ad5b4ba1a556e4ce2b3Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:37:30 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Triple-digit temperatures and gusty winds thrust Northern California into full-fledged wildfire season Thursday with several new blazes flaring up, forcing hundreds of people from their homes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31e78b0ebb804ad5b4ba1a556e4ce2b3Hollywood's Relativity files for bankruptcy with $681M owinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba3d5d91ff6b459daa098ea815299320Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:40:16 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Relativity Media, the struggling "mini major" Hollywood studio behind movies such as "Immortals" and "Mirror Mirror," filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba3d5d91ff6b459daa098ea815299320Maryland governor to close Baltimore detention centerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94f32bc9095140359332e51922d431c2Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:41:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland's governor announced plans Thursday to immediately shut down Baltimore's state-run jail, where inmates and guards ran a criminal conspiracy inside vermin-infested, 19th-century walls and thwarted decades of attempted reforms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94f32bc9095140359332e51922d431c2Jets' Richardson facing charges for resisting arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01e056be65b147a2afe689edfefafc2eFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:59:53 GMTFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson has already been suspended four games by the NFL for drug use. The New York Jets defensive lineman is now facing trouble with the law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01e056be65b147a2afe689edfefafc2eCampus officer pleads not guilty in traffic stop shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91a2b326ecd84e6dbd62c8fb314a6695Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:42:32 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a motorist during a traffic stop pleaded not guilty Thursday to a charge of murder and was ordered jailed on $1 million bail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91a2b326ecd84e6dbd62c8fb314a6695Gomez traded to Astros after Mets deal falls throughhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16dd5011472c4ca7b5301838be63c62fFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:53:07 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Astros have added another bat to their lineup as they make a push for the postseason, acquiring two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gomez from the Milwaukee Brewers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16dd5011472c4ca7b5301838be63c62fPhillips hits pair of 3-run HRs, Reds beat Pirates 15-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc24c3f4248143b6916cb1137e379361Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:56:02 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Brandon Phillips hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high seven runs on Thursday night, powering the Reds to a 15-5 victory that kept the Pittsburgh Pirates winless in Cincinnati this season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc24c3f4248143b6916cb1137e379361Struggling MSNBC cancels 3 daytime shows with liberal slanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40339a1d4a548d585e1e13da989e55fFri, 31 Jul 2015 00:47:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC said Thursday that it is canceling three of its afternoon programs, part of a network-wide shift to a straight news focus during the daytime hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40339a1d4a548d585e1e13da989e55fPope's upcoming visit inspires anxiety in Philadelphiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fe8358acd474e2dbc9c898150d3ba2cFri, 31 Jul 2015 02:27:00 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others are bringing in cots for workers to sleep. Taxi drivers, fearing onerous checkpoints and distant drop-off locations, are planning to stay home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fe8358acd474e2dbc9c898150d3ba2cGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/152d921641044b02a375ac9ca688de12Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:29:36 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday at the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/152d921641044b02a375ac9ca688de12HBO open to more 'True Detective' despite Season 2 criticismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30d9198de339490eb47527cf57ad6603Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:27:28 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — HBO would like a third season of "True Detective," despite criticism over Season 2 starring Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams and Taylor Kitsch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30d9198de339490eb47527cf57ad6603HBO Programming Chief optimistic about David Chase serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74920b105f1402b890423bc2fcc31ffFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:32:51 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — It's been six years since HBO first announced that "Sopranos" creator David Chase has a new project in the works, and according to the network's programming chief, it's still happening.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74920b105f1402b890423bc2fcc31ffJury awards $47.8 million in NYC crane collapse civil casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/905fa4568d934ae79b7b12c1d0679314Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:35:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City jury on Thursday awarded $47.8 million to the families of two men killed in 2008 when a construction crane collapsed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/905fa4568d934ae79b7b12c1d0679314Chinese vice premier, Kazakh prime minister head delegationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d88a24f1ed44c4b1ac59191741af39Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:34:37 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov will head the Almaty delegation and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong will lead the Beijing team in the final presentations to the IOC ahead of the vote for the 2022 Winter Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d88a24f1ed44c4b1ac59191741af39Kubiak hoping history repeats itself with Elway, Manninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/507c095ab60c4d20a2fd955f7e41d44dFri, 31 Jul 2015 00:18:48 GMTENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Gary Kubiak sure has the blueprints.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/507c095ab60c4d20a2fd955f7e41d44dArctic-bound ship leaves Portland after oil drilling protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5403ca4faad64b8296674e183e2aecd3Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:51:02 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker that was the target of environmental protesters left Portland, Oregon, on Thursday bound for an Arctic drilling operation after a tense standoff ended with kayakers and activists who had dangled from a bridge to block its path.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5403ca4faad64b8296674e183e2aecd3Red Sox rock Sale, win 8-2 to snap White Sox streakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c7b571d0e6d45e99e5b83d20ada9e22Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:58:03 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts and David Ortiz each had three hits, and the Boston Red Sox beat Chris Sale and the White Sox 8-2 on Thursday night, snapping Chicago's seven-game winning streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c7b571d0e6d45e99e5b83d20ada9e22Greece's Tsipras prevails over rebels at party meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec62bf96c3be4fce8b30d0ddc9150897Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:03:59 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has defeated a bid by dissenters in his left-wing Syriza party to push for an end to bailout talks and an exit from the euro currency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec62bf96c3be4fce8b30d0ddc9150897Fluoride debate hits Colorado's largest water utilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3630e9f1c9f74ebd97e9530990dc0ce6Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:01:51 GMTDENVER (AP) — Colorado's largest supplier of public drinking water is in the midst of a debate over how much fluoride — if any — to put into its delivery system after the federal government announced new standards in April.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3630e9f1c9f74ebd97e9530990dc0ce6Microsoft says 14 million computers now running Windows 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/690c565418d7429c99211db8fdde2ce9Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:32:02 GMTPALO ALTO, California (AP) — Microsoft says its' new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/690c565418d7429c99211db8fdde2ce9Venezuela occupies food warehouse of biggest private companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8681fe3f3d04821a23eaad046d3ed65Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:46:13 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's largest food distributor on Thursday denounced the government occupation of a Caracas warehouse amid accusations that the company is hoarding goods.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8681fe3f3d04821a23eaad046d3ed6510 Things to Know for Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1d7dcd4623d47a78a80387dd0a9e231Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:00:23 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1d7dcd4623d47a78a80387dd0a9e231911 calls describe harrowing scene after theater shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f681d3794c345e3aabc69a180308438Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:29:15 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The urgent call went out across a police radio only minutes after gunfire erupted inside a Lafayette movie theater: The suspect was inside an auditorium and had reloaded his gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f681d3794c345e3aabc69a1803084381860s baseball card fetches $179,000 at auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cea3b8172c994e07bfbe85abe3fc04a7Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:48:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card that's been in the same family for over 150 years has fetched over $179,000 at auction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cea3b8172c994e07bfbe85abe3fc04a7Mexico to spend $9.1 million on seaweed cleanuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b279a42c74e4f66aaede572684b2c51Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:24:30 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they will spend about $9.1 million and hire 4,600 temporary workers to clean up mounds of seaweed that have accumulated in recent weeks along the Caribbean coast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b279a42c74e4f66aaede572684b2c51Lawsuit accuses CVS of overcharging for generic drugshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c4d320f67f43c692d3bd761061a08eFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:47:28 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in San Francisco.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c4d320f67f43c692d3bd761061a08eAllegiant executives were flying plane that ran low on fuelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8c1b058f54403495179fcb05fb6981Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:20:06 GMTTwo executives with pilot licenses were flying the Allegiant Air jet that made an emergency landing at a closed airport because it nearly ran out of fuel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8c1b058f54403495179fcb05fb6981Former top Chinese general suspected of corruptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85c9769819745be9af3dfd26df682a0Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:47:40 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has expelled a former top general from the ruling Communist Party over corruption accusations as President Xi Jinping's campaign to root out graft in the government and military churns onward.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85c9769819745be9af3dfd26df682a0Woods gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/771f7e45f9974f47992465c417a0650bFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:32:29 GMTGAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday in the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/771f7e45f9974f47992465c417a0650bGovernor allows parole for California school bus hijackerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7176c3aa152d4a2cab8260d058bee0bbFri, 31 Jul 2015 02:57:50 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's governor is allowing parole for one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7176c3aa152d4a2cab8260d058bee0bbAlmaty, Beijing make final pitches ahead of '22 Olympic votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e678eed865044fdbb266f18a7806d552Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:41:09 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Kazakh city of Almaty and Beijing are making their final pitches to the International Olympic Committee ahead of the vote on the host city for the 2022 Winter Games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e678eed865044fdbb266f18a7806d552Dodgers bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09385d26d4674abdb1f90fb1a8957f43Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:21:51 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leaders on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09385d26d4674abdb1f90fb1a8957f43Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher's license suspendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/039de59ee3ab4d98bcb7eda2edbb19f4Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:43:24 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque Fire Department dispatcher who told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself" before hanging up has had his emergency medical dispatch license suspended.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/039de59ee3ab4d98bcb7eda2edbb19f4Clinton charity donors surge amid Hillary Clinton's campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c2bb191de274074a325b07e2d8615f3Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:21:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new list of donors to the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation shows a marked surge in donations and the numbers of contributors to the family charity in the first half of this year — at the same time that Hillary Rodham Clinton ramped up her campaign for the presidency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c2bb191de274074a325b07e2d8615f3Judge leaves Katy Perry's bid to buy convent in limbohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fe248ff4c0b4cb09759288b044f2a0dFri, 31 Jul 2015 02:48:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry's dream of owning a hilltop convent near Hollywood is going to have to wait a while longer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fe248ff4c0b4cb09759288b044f2a0dSurfer seriously injured in Australian shark attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee1e8de0ce1f460fa566fa7adbe14ee3Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:54:22 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A surfer was seriously injured as he repeatedly punched a shark that mauled him off the Australian east coast on Friday, less than a week after a fatal attack, police and a witness said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee1e8de0ce1f460fa566fa7adbe14ee3Scientist: Oil slick likely from natural seafloor seepagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d12f08ca2f04bc58198899246282c4cFri, 31 Jul 2015 02:09:36 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard officials say it will likely be a couple more days before they can definitively say what caused a miles-long oil slick to materialize off the Santa Barbara County coast this week, but an expert said Thursday it was more than likely the result of ocean-floor seepage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d12f08ca2f04bc58198899246282c4cKurt Cobain's family wants death-scene photos kept sealedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0d3d31a06a04c7a921b12ed19cb3266Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:50:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0d3d31a06a04c7a921b12ed19cb3266Jays hit 3 home runs, beat Royals 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f5c08a1cb224d2bbb7ae56d691bd27cFri, 31 Jul 2015 01:49:38 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Dioner Navarro hit a two-run home run, Russell Martin and Josh Donaldson added solo shots and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f5c08a1cb224d2bbb7ae56d691bd27cAPNewsBreak: Kidnapping suspect's sister files claim vs. FBIhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99576702d1154295bf034a641286db1bFri, 31 Jul 2015 02:04:17 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — The sister of a man killed in the Idaho wilderness after he was suspected of kidnapping a teen girl and killing her mother and brother in California has filed a claim seeking $20 million from the FBI.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99576702d1154295bf034a641286db1bFBI: Suspect in Montana shooting says victim laughed at himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/443e547df2634c1a9c0b340110af91e0Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:54:44 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — An 18-year-old Wyoming man accused of robbing and shooting three members of a family after asking for roadside help told investigators he opened fire after one of the victims laughed at him, an FBI agent said in a court filing Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/443e547df2634c1a9c0b340110af91e0Brown, Harang lead Phillies past Braves 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d309031e4d364bce9438342ff9e61993Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:18:02 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Domonic Brown homered and Aaron Harang snapped his losing streak at eight starts, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d309031e4d364bce9438342ff9e61993