FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 Aug 2015 15:26:50 -07:00Obama rule for power plants to compel steeper emissions cuts, 02 Aug 2015 21:20:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aiming to jolt the rest of the world to action, President Barack Obama moved ahead Sunday with even tougher greenhouse gas cuts on American power plants, setting up a certain confrontation in the courts with energy producers and Republican-led states., other GOP hopefuls address Koch brothers gathering, 02 Aug 2015 22:03:11 GMTDANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch warned America is "done for" if the conservative donors and politicians he gathered at a retreat this weekend don't rally others to their cause of demanding a smaller, less-intrusive government. glance of the basic rules for keeping kosher, 02 Aug 2015 19:16:25 GMTThe laws for keeping kosher are complex. A breakdown of the basic rules:'s double in 8th helps Rays to 4-3 win over Red Sox, 02 Aug 2015 20:56:05 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera had a game-tying RBI double and scored on James Loney's single in the eighth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays avoided a three-game sweep with a 4-3 comeback victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. to decide if ex-California lawmaker's trial proceeds, 02 Aug 2015 20:34:49 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California Sen. Ron Calderon strolled into the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas two years ago primed for another weekend of fun. In a 10th floor room, overlooking the hotel's iconic dancing fountains, his plans folded. to order tests for viruses at Rio's Olympic water venues, 02 Aug 2015 21:20:24 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year's Rio de Janeiro Games. wins Women's British Open, captures 4th different major, 02 Aug 2015 19:33:47 GMTTURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — As Inbee Park hunted down Jin-Young Ko in the final stretch of the Women's British Open, it quickly became clear which South Korean was the rookie and which was the player about to add another chapter in golf's record book. continues to keep core together locking up Wagner, 02 Aug 2015 21:25:58 GMTRENTON, Wash. (AP) — Bobby Wagner was patient to a point. Pharoah wins Haskell at Monmouth in first race since taking Triple Crown, 02 Aug 2015 21:55:36 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — American Pharoah wins Haskell at Monmouth in first race since taking Triple Crown. homers, Perez wins as Rangers edge Giants 2-1, 02 Aug 2015 21:49:28 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer and Martin Perez allowed only two hits to earn his first win in his comeback from Tommy John surgery as the Texas Rangers edged the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Sunday. hits a walkoff HR, Marlins top Padres 5-2, 02 Aug 2015 21:34:35 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Adeiny Hechavarria was trying to hit a single. Olympics 2015 is winding down on an emotional note, 02 Aug 2015 20:21:52 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — After more than a week of weightlifting, horseback riding, swimming, soccer matches and dozens of other competitions, 6,500 athletes from 165 countries braced themselves Sunday for perhaps the most emotional Special Olympics World Games event on their schedule — saying goodbye to a city that has embraced them. helps Washington Kastles win World TeamTennis title, 02 Aug 2015 20:23:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Martina Hingis helped the Washington Kastles win their record fifth consecutive World TeamTennis championship on Sunday with a 24-18 victory over the Austin Aces. fires adviser after racially charged Facebook posts, 02 Aug 2015 19:58:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has fired a campaign aide after racially charged Facebook posts surfaced on the aide's account. in Qatar to ease Arab concerns about Iran nuke deal, 02 Aug 2015 21:49:27 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Qatar talks with Arab officials whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal world powers have struck with Iran. change: Obama orders steeper cuts from power plants, 02 Aug 2015 21:59:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aiming to jolt the rest of the world to action, President Barack Obama moved ahead Sunday with even tougher greenhouse gas cuts on American power plants, setting up a certain confrontation in the courts with energy producers and Republican-led states. Isner wins Atlanta Open for 3rd straight year, 02 Aug 2015 20:38:56 GMTATLANTA (AP) — John Isner won the Atlanta Open for the third straight year, beating Marcos Baghdatis 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday at Atlantic Station.'Roving rabbis' spread across Montana on kosher mission, 02 Aug 2015 19:17:44 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — Two young Orthodox rabbis have traded their studies in Brooklyn for the back roads of Montana, where they are teaching the far-flung faithful how to keep kosher in Big Sky Country. PM triggers election with vote in October, 02 Aug 2015 20:58:51 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper triggered an election campaign Sunday and set the vote for Oct. 19, when Harper and his Conservative party hope to earn a fourth term after almost a decade in power. 2 soldiers killed in convoy ambush, 02 Aug 2015 19:52:52 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Two Malian soldiers were killed and five were injured when their convoy was ambushed in the center of the country, a defense official said Sunday. Officer fatally shoots suspect who fired at him, 02 Aug 2015 21:00:55 GMTNITRO, W.Va. (AP) — Police say an officer fatally shot a man in a Charleston, West Virginia, suburb after the man fired a gun at him. troops rescue 178 people, destroy extremist camps, 02 Aug 2015 22:17:16 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian troops rescued 178 people from Boko Haram in attacks that destroyed several camps of the Islamic extremists in the northeast of the country, an army statement said Sunday. rough up Samardzija, beat White Sox 12-3, 02 Aug 2015 21:35:08 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury and Mark Teixeira homered against Jeff Samardzija, and the New York Yankees pounded the Chicago White Sox 12-3 on Sunday. accused of decapitating wife leaves hospital for jail, 02 Aug 2015 21:35:32 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A man accused of decapitating his wife and their pet dogs before mutilating himself has gone from a hospital bed to a jail cell, authorities said Sunday. doesn't rush to defend indicted Texas attorney general, 02 Aug 2015 20:23:45 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — New Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton prepared Sunday to become the latest powerful state official booked on felony charges, but unlike when Rick Perry smiled for his mug shot last year, Republicans are not rushing to Paxton's defense. threat prompts evacuation of Lollapalooza in Chicago, 02 Aug 2015 20:00:24 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The threat of storms has prompted organizers of Lollapalooza to evacuate the music festival. shock congregants at 2 New Mexico churches, 02 Aug 2015 20:58:59 GMTLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A pair of small explosions just 20 minutes and a few miles apart shocked congregants Sunday morning at two churches in southern New Mexico. earn split with 3-0 win over Reds, 02 Aug 2015 20:24:49 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Charlie Morton pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Neil Walker hit a review-aided home run and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 Sunday in a testy game in which benches cleared after stars Andrew Mcutchen and Brandon Phillips were hit by pitches. shines in debut with Tigers, who beat Orioles 6-1, 02 Aug 2015 20:16:28 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Daniel Norris took a three-hitter into the eighth inning in his Detroit debut, J.D. Martinez hit a three-run homer and the Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to earn a split of the four-game series.'s Lollapalooza resumes after storm evacuation, 02 Aug 2015 20:40:36 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Organizers of Lollapalooza say they are reopening the music festival after the threat of a storm prompted them to evacuate attendees. say person of interest in custody in officer killing, 02 Aug 2015 20:27:19 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A person of "interest" has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer during a traffic stop in Memphis, police said Sunday.'Mission: Impossible' climbs to No. 1, 'Vacation' is a bust, 02 Aug 2015 19:47:04 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The stakes may be high for Ethan Hunt and his team in "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation," but it was hardly impossible for the Tom Cruise pic to conquer the box office. raging north of San Francisco threatens homes, 02 Aug 2015 22:15:15 GMTLOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blazing in several Western states Sunday chewed up forests and threatened homes but were most numerous in Northern California where dozens are raging and setting off evacuations. Texan Wilfork looks to learn from Watt, 02 Aug 2015 21:08:40 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Vince Wilfork bristled when asked what he could teach J.J. Watt.' Moss helps new team win with game-ending single, 02 Aug 2015 21:56:03 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Brandon Moss had his first big hit with St. Louis, a game-ending single in the ninth inning, and Randal Grichuk had a two-run homer to lead the Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday. slain in Mexico City had signs of torture, 02 Aug 2015 21:55:12 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials said Sunday they are pursuing all lines of investigation into the killing of a photojournalist whose body was found in the capital, where he had fled because of harassment in the state he covered. dead, several injured in tent collapse in suburban Chicago, 02 Aug 2015 21:31:15 GMTWOOD DALE, Ill. (AP) — One person has died and several people are injured after a tent collapsed at a festival in suburban Chicago., Teheran lead Braves past Phillies 6-2, 02 Aug 2015 20:39:03 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jace Peterson had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.'s RBI double in 11th pushes Mariners past Twins 4-1, 02 Aug 2015 21:34:49 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Logan Morrison's RBI double in the 11th inning broke the tie and Austin Jackson added a two-run double as the Seattle Mariners outlasted the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Sunday. rains kill more than 100 people in India, 02 Aug 2015 20:13:04 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Heavy monsoon rains have killed more than 100 people in India in the past week and forced tens of thousands of people to take shelter in state-run relief camps, India's Home Ministry said Sunday. wins Paul Lawrie Matchplay for 3rd title, 02 Aug 2015 19:28:01 GMTABERDEEN, Scotland (AP) — Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand won the inaugural Paul Lawrie Match Play by holing a 4-foot putt for birdie on No. 18 to beat Sweden's Robert Karlsson by one hole in the final. saved by Detroit-area police officer _ sans spray, 02 Aug 2015 20:30:56 GMTROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — A hungry skunk whose head was stuck in a yogurt container has a hero: a suburban Detroit police officer. premier vows 'zero tolerance' for Jewish extremists, 02 Aug 2015 19:08:21 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's security cabinet approved new measures Sunday against Israelis who attack Palestinians, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his government will have "zero tolerance" for Jewish extremists. homers, Jays beat Royals 5-2 in testy game, 02 Aug 2015 20:33:05 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Chris Colabello hit a two-run home run, R.A. Dickey threw seven shutout innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 in testy matchup Sunday, taking three of four from the AL's top team. alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion, 02 Aug 2015 20:40:28 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Now there are two: Zimbabwe accused a Pennsylvania doctor on Sunday of illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over a Minnesota dentist the African government wants to extradite for killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July. Kakko wins Madeira Islands Open by 3 strokes, 02 Aug 2015 20:13:39 GMTSANTO DA SERRA, Madeira Islands (AP) — Roope Kakko earned his first European Tour victory Sunday after shooting a flawless 9-under 63 to win the Madeira Islands Open by three strokes., 2 other vehicles crash near LA; 11 people injured, 02 Aug 2015 20:37:39 GMTSANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Five people are in critical condition after a crash involving a limousine and two other cars in Southern California. goes 7 innings, Astros beat Diamondbacks 4-1, 02 Aug 2015 21:17:31 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Collin McHugh threw seven solid innings, and Carlos Gomez delivered a two-run, go-ahead single as the Houston Astros beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 on Sunday. beat Brewers 4-3 to finish 4-game sweep; Bryant hurt, 02 Aug 2015 22:00:30 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Closer Hector Rondon nearly squandered a three-run lead, and Chicago Cubs rookie Kris Bryant got hurt in a 4-3 win on Sunday that completed a four-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers. Crown winner American Pharoah wins Haskell in return, 02 Aug 2015 22:09:05 GMTOCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — American Pharoah turned on the speed in the stretch and easily won the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday in his first race since sweeping the Triple Crown.