FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Aug 2015 10:12:17 -07:00US auto sales strong in July on SUV, luxury demand, 03 Aug 2015 17:04:41 GMTDETROIT (AP) — American drivers want to get noticed again. Latest: Fatal shooting outside Mississippi courthouse, 03 Aug 2015 16:27:03 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local): in Hungary begin building fence to stop migrants, 03 Aug 2015 16:02:25 GMTASOTTHALOM, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian soldiers started building a fence Monday on the border with Serbia, an effort meant to stop the rising flow of migrants trying to enter the European Union. Discovery network can get you hooked on crime, 03 Aug 2015 15:55:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Henry Schleiff wants to simplify your life. Man fatally shoots defendant waiting at courthouse, 03 Aug 2015 16:33:40 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — A man fatally shot a defendant waiting in a small courtyard outside a county courthouse in Mississippi on Monday morning, and a suspect is in custody, law enforcement officials said. York attorney general to investigate woman's jail death, 03 Aug 2015 16:33:19 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The state's top prosecutor said Monday that he will investigate the jail cell death of a mother of eight who waited two days for arraignment on a shoplifting arrest. Mexico governor: Keep worshipping after church blasts, 03 Aug 2015 15:45:58 GMTLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The governor told southern New Mexico residents to keep attending houses of worship after small explosions outside two churches put parishioners on edge. of woman sent home during heart attack gets $275,000, 03 Aug 2015 16:45:53 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of an Ohio woman who died after being sent home from a hospital while having a heart attack have reached a $275,000 settlement with the facility. to pay New York $300,000 in toy gun settlement, 03 Aug 2015 16:05:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Retailers including Wal-Mart, Sears and Amazon have agreed to halt the sales of realistic-looking toy guns in New York and pay over $300,000 in penalties, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Monday. Latest: Texas GOP says charges part of 'sloppy process', 03 Aug 2015 16:39:45 GMTMcKINNEY, Texas (AP) — The latest on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who has been charged with felony securities fraud (all times local): for missing Malaysia flight meet in Paris, 03 Aug 2015 17:02:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — French and Malaysian investigators cleared their last hurdle before launching a probe that many hope will solve the mystery of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, meeting with a judge in Paris Monday after the arrival of a wing fragment that possibly belonged to the doomed aircraft. in case of missing boy Etan Patz set for next year, 03 Aug 2015 16:55:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The retrial of a suspect in the 1979 kidnapping and slaying of Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in New York City has been scheduled for early next year. filed for 2 Oklahoma brothers in family stabbings, 03 Aug 2015 16:32:34 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A judge entered not guilty pleas Monday for two brothers charged with stabbing their parents and three siblings to death last month at their suburban Tulsa home. of destroyed hitchhiking robot mull rebuild, 03 Aug 2015 16:32:27 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Canadian talking and tweeting hitchhiking robot that met its untimely end in the United States over the weekend might be given another chance at life. reinforcements march on key rebel-held base in Yemen, 03 Aug 2015 15:50:45 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Hundreds of pro-government troops and dozens of tanks and armored personnel carriers pushed north toward the al-Anad military base in Yemen on Monday, as Saudi-led coalition airstrikes cleared the path for their advance, military officials said. state to start selling shares in nationalized bank RBS, 03 Aug 2015 17:08:25 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British government said Monday it will start selling its majority stake in taxpayer-owned Royal Bank of Scotland — the first step in recovering money from the country's costliest-ever bank rescue. Special Olympics athlete turns up 350 miles away, 03 Aug 2015 17:08:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An Albanian athlete who disappeared from the Special Olympics in Los Angeles turned up safe early Monday 350 miles away in the San Francisco Bay Area. and Hosszu set world marks at swim championships, 03 Aug 2015 16:51:55 GMTKAZAN, Russia (AP) — The women are getting it done at the world swimming championships. Eldredge selected to judge Miss America pageant, 03 Aug 2015 15:52:41 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Country singer Brett Eldredge is the first of seven judges to be announced for ABC's live broadcast of the 2016 Miss America competition. in Africa say they have a role in conservation, 03 Aug 2015 16:14:02 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — In 1910, Theodore Roosevelt headed a Smithsonian hunting and trapping expedition in Africa that included colleagues who prepared the wildlife he killed for shipment back to America. The former U.S. president and his son, Kermit, shot hundreds of animals. Latest: Suspect's relative wounded in earlier shooting, 03 Aug 2015 17:04:50 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local): GOP says it has the votes to disapprove of Iran deal, 03 Aug 2015 16:46:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans said Monday that they have the votes to disapprove of the Iran nuclear deal as Democrats stepped of their support of the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran. Natural files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, 03 Aug 2015 16:00:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Alpha Natural Resources Inc., one of the country's biggest coal producers, became the latest in a string of coal companies to seek bankruptcy protection amid an historic shift in the electric power sector brought on by cheap natural gas prices and pollution regulations. advances as Monaco pulls out injured at Generali Open, 03 Aug 2015 16:41:45 GMTKITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Two-time former champion Robin Haase of the Netherlands advanced to the second round of the Generali Open on Monday after his opponent Juan Monaco pulled out in the second set with a right-wrist injury. fall on houses in Netherlands, injuries reported, 03 Aug 2015 16:32:00 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Two cranes being used in the restoration of a bridge in a central Dutch city fell onto a row of buildings Monday, flattening apartments and small shops. Local media reported up to 20 people were injured. Latest: Theater shooting jury decides sentencing step, 03 Aug 2015 16:41:37 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local): White officer panicked before shooting black man, 03 Aug 2015 16:40:34 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A white Charlotte police officer on trial for the on-duty killing of a black man panicked and didn't identify himself or give any commands before shooting 12 times at the agitated man seeking help in an unfamiliar neighborhood after a car crash, a prosecutor said during opening statements Monday. report: Illinois players' allegations unfounded, 03 Aug 2015 16:12:03 GMTCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago law firm hired by the University of Illinois to investigate allegations of racially motivated mistreatment made by former women's basketball players concluded in a report released Monday that those charges are unfounded. arrested during Ferguson protests settle lawsuits, 03 Aug 2015 17:05:21 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two journalists arrested last year during Ferguson police shooting protests have reached settlements in lawsuits against St. Louis County.' attorney general charged with securities fraud, 03 Aug 2015 16:33:59 GMTMcKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton turned himself in Monday to face charges that he misled investors and didn't disclose money he made for referring financial clients as part of his private business before becoming the state's top lawyer in January. stocks edge lower as energy sector slumps, 03 Aug 2015 16:26:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged lower on Monday, led by a slumping energy sector as the price of oil continued to fall. Investors were also watching the latest earnings releases. Tyson Foods dropped after cutting its earnings outlook for the year. stock market bloodbath as exchange reopens, 03 Aug 2015 16:08:11 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's top companies lost billions in market value in a matter of minutes on Monday, when the stock exchange plunged upon reopening after a five-week closure and investors worried over a dramatic new drop in the economy. Messages for No. 1 Mafioso hidden in Sicilian soil, 03 Aug 2015 17:01:03 GMTROME (AP) — The No. 1 Cosa Nostra fugitive communicates with henchmen using written messages buried in dirt or hidden under boulders on sheep ranches and comes and goes from Sicily, possibly thanks to high-level protection, investigators said Monday after nabbing some of his alleged accomplices. Bird, inventor of medical respirators, dies at 94, 03 Aug 2015 16:38:42 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Forrest Bird, an inventor whose medical respirators breathed life into millions of patients around the world, has died. He was 94. Park Service buries report on effigy mounds scandal, 03 Aug 2015 16:41:04 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The National Park Service has shelved a blistering internal report that details a "decade of dysfunction" as the agency allowed dozens of illegal construction projects to cause significant damage to an ancient Iowa burial ground that Indian tribes consider sacred. begins armed drone flights from Turkey, 03 Aug 2015 17:05:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says the military for the first time conducted armed drone missions out of Turkey last weekend, and is planning to conduct manned aircraft flights from Incirlik Air Base. to review surveillance of man charged in bomb plot, 03 Aug 2015 16:01:24 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A bail hearing was postponed Monday for a Florida Keys man described by the FBI as an Islamic State sympathizer who plotted to detonate a backpack bomb at a beach. Albuquerque officers escalated fatal encounter, 03 Aug 2015 16:00:10 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A special prosecutor says Albuquerque police unnecessarily escalated an encounter last year that ended in the fatal shooting of a homeless man. helps crews battling massive California wildfire, 03 Aug 2015 16:17:37 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Cooler weather helped crews make inroads Monday against a massive Northern California wildfire that tore through two dozen homes, threatened thousands more and forced scores of people to flee the flames. of Mr. Coffee company dies in Ohio at age 91, 03 Aug 2015 16:08:27 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Vincent Marotta, one of the co-founders of the iconic Mr. Coffee brand that helped revolutionize how Americans make their morning brew, died Saturday at his home in suburban Cleveland. He was 91. 9/11 memorial visitor carried 2 loaded handguns, 03 Aug 2015 16:39:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a tourist has been arrested on charges she carried two loaded handguns at the Sept. 11 memorial in New York City., Kurd rebels gear up for return to all-out conflict, 03 Aug 2015 16:35:37 GMTLICE, Turkey (AP) — The military helicopters swooped in over the Kurdish heartland and dropped white incendiary powder on a raging brush fire — igniting a massive conflagration that raced through the mountains, devouring orchards and livestock. For Kurds living in nearby Lice, the recent Turkish operation brought back memories of the traumatic days in the 1990s when the army twice burned the town to the ground. Woman fatally beat family dog, bragged about it, 03 Aug 2015 15:55:04 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A woman has been arrested on charges she used a shovel and claw hammer to fatally beat her family's dog, then bragged about it, authorities said. on, Abe: Illinois named top party school in the US, 03 Aug 2015 17:06:54 GMTCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of YouTube, Netscape, Java and light-emitting diodes, or LED. recalls cheese slices for choking risk, 03 Aug 2015 16:58:54 GMTThe Kraft Heinz Co. is voluntarily recalling about 36,000 cases of Kraft Singles cheese products because some of the packaging film may stick to the slices and pose a choking hazard. accused of hiring hit man to kill ex gets probation, 03 Aug 2015 16:04:13 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman charged with hiring a hit man to kill her ex-husband during a child custody dispute has been sentenced to five years of probation in a plea deal. US-led strikes in Iraq, Syria killed 459 civilians, 03 Aug 2015 16:18:17 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 459 civilians over the past year, a report by an independent monitoring group said Monday. The coalition had no immediate comment. toll from Pakistan flash floods rises to 118, 03 Aug 2015 16:52:02 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The death toll from flash floods triggered by seasonal monsoon rains in various parts of Pakistan has risen to 118 and floodwater has inundated vast areas, leaving tens of thousands homeless, authorities said Monday. shooting jury decides whether execution still option, 03 Aug 2015 17:00:32 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial reached a decision Monday on whether to keep the death penalty as an option for gunman James Holmes. Latest: Texas attorney general charged with fraud, 03 Aug 2015 16:00:24 GMTMcKINNEY, Texas (AP) — The latest on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who has been charged with felony securities fraud (all times local):