FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Jul 2016 17:24:52 -07:00Tesla driver killed while using Autopilot loved fast cars, 01 Jul 2016 22:21:09 GMTCANTON, Ohio (AP) — Joshua Brown, the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode, had an adventurous streak with a "need for speed" but also was a brilliant innovator and beloved neighbor, say those who knew the Navy veteran. governor signs stringent gun bills, vetoes others, 01 Jul 2016 23:25:41 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signed six stringent gun-control measures Friday that will require people to turn in high-capacity magazines and mandate background checks for ammunition sales, as California Democrats seek to strengthen gun laws that are already among the strictest in the nation. general wishes she hadn't met with Bill Clinton, 01 Jul 2016 22:26:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch is expressing regret that she sat down with Bill Clinton while his wife is under federal criminal investigation, a chance encounter she acknowledges "cast a shadow" on the public's perception of a case bound to influence the presidential campaign. the latest chapter in the year of the underdog, 01 Jul 2016 22:17:44 GMTThe year of the underdog keeps going from strength to strength. whale stuck on Los Angeles beach ahead of holiday, 01 Jul 2016 22:06:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The reeking carcass of a dead humpback whale was stuck on a popular Los Angeles County beach Friday as Fourth of July weekend crowds began arriving. Latest: Canadians sign Radulov; Leafs quiet on Day 1, 01 Jul 2016 21:43:31 GMTThe Latest on NHL free agency (all times Eastern): Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom, 01 Jul 2016 21:18:55 GMTSTUART, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is calling on President Barack Obama to declare a state of emergency to help businesses harmed by the massive algae bloom fouling some of Florida's southern rivers and beaches. who rode horse over bridge denies cruelty charges, 01 Jul 2016 22:59:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An 80-year-old man who gained fame riding horses around the country saying he's a cowboy helping hungry children has pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty charges in New York City. Latest: Experts ID dead whale that washed onto beach, 01 Jul 2016 21:52:03 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a dead humpback whale that washed onto a Los Angeles County beach (all times local): Talese will promote new book, backs off earlier comments, 01 Jul 2016 21:23:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gay Talese has disavowed his disavowal. hosts his last 'Companion' in Hollywood Bowl, 02 Jul 2016 00:18:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Some 18,000 fans at the Hollywood Bowl will be transported to Lake Wobegon, Minnesota, Friday night as writer and humorist Garrison Keillor hosts his final episode of the old-style variety show "A Prairie Home Companion" after 42 years on public radio. professor facing drug charges after dog mauling death, 02 Jul 2016 00:15:11 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Yale Medical School professor whose dogs mauled a Connecticut woman to death is facing drug charges. Latest: No judges sought recusal from doing gay weddings, 01 Jul 2016 22:52:53 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on Mississippi's religious objections bill (all times local): Latest: California Sierra fire forces evacuations, 01 Jul 2016 23:18:17 GMTFORESTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the wildfires burning in the U.S. West (all times local): Judge who locked up 3 kids committed misconduct, 02 Jul 2016 00:17:01 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A suburban Detroit judge committed several acts of misconduct when she sent three siblings to juvenile detention and made references to Charles Manson's cult during a rancorous custody case, according to a report released Friday. source: Boston given 1-year ban on international amateurs, 01 Jul 2016 23:29:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Red Sox were banned from signing international amateur free agents for one year, a penalty assessed after Major League Baseball concluded the team broke rules on signing bonuses last summer. set to fill seat vacated by convicted congressman, 01 Jul 2016 21:29:34 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A special election will be held the day of the general election to fill a Pennsylvania U.S. House seat left vacant by a Democratic congressman convicted in a federal racketeering case. Sudan risks return to full-scale war, observer says, 02 Jul 2016 00:09:45 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — An international conflict research group said South Sudan is at risk of falling back into full-scale war, just two months after the government and rebels formed a coalition government aimed at ending more than two years of conflict. by 2 sets, Djokovic back on court at Wimbledon, 01 Jul 2016 22:06:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — When Novak Djokovic walks back out on the grass at Wimbledon on Saturday, he'll have plenty of work to do. Australia's major parties stand on key election issues, 01 Jul 2016 22:51:50 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — After a two-month campaign, Australians headed to the polls on Saturday to vote in a national election. The contest pits Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's conservative coalition, which is seeking a second three-year term, against the center-left Labor Party, which is trying to snatch back power after an extraordinarily volatile period in the nation's political history. Should Labor win, party leader Bill Shorten will become Australia's fifth prime minister in just over three years. Highlights, 01 Jul 2016 21:48:19 GMT___ Man held in Oregon farm shooting deported 6 times, 01 Jul 2016 22:09:08 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Mexican national charged with aggravated murder in the shooting deaths of three people at a rural Oregon blueberry farm had been deported six times, most recently in 2013, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. in History, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMTToday in History publisher arrested after open records request, 01 Jul 2016 22:24:00 GMTJASPER, Ga. (AP) — The publisher of a small, weekly north Georgia newspaper was jailed, along with his lawyer, after officials alleged his open records request for county checks written to two local judges included a criminal falsehood, and that a subpoena they issued constituted an attempt to commit identity fraud. Latest: San Jose Sharks add speed in Boedker, 01 Jul 2016 21:31:09 GMTThe Latest on NHL free agency (all times Eastern): kills 2 Islamic State commanders near Mosul, 01 Jul 2016 21:51:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says that a U.S.-led coalition airstrike killed two senior Islamic State commanders last Saturday in northern Iraq, including a fighter considered to be the group's deputy minister of war. Day takes the lead at Bridgestone Invitational, 02 Jul 2016 00:05:07 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jason Day's plan for the Bridgestone Invitational was to get in the lead as quickly as possible and expand it from there. selling cars and trucks in the US in June, 01 Jul 2016 22:06:51 GMTAutomakers released June U.S. sales of new cars and trucks on Friday. Here are the top selling vehicles, the number sold and the percent sales rose or fell from last June. stuns Belgium 3-1 at European Championship, 02 Jul 2016 00:06:04 GMTLILLE, France (AP) — On the greatest night in its soccer history, Wales swept past the world's No. 2-ranked team at the European Championship on Friday. city council votes to reinstate library cat, 01 Jul 2016 22:33:35 GMTWHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas (AP) — A North Texas city council has voted unanimously to reinstate Browser the cat to his job as live-in mascot of the city's public library. chief: Fight extremism with education, social media, 01 Jul 2016 23:29:30 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The nature of terrorism, including the increased radicalization of individuals through social media, has changed over the last decade and violent extremism can only be eradicated by including preventive measures, the United Nations chief said in a report to the 193-member General Assembly. escapes enclosure at Busch Garden Tampa, 01 Jul 2016 22:59:15 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Parts of Busch Gardens Tampa were evacuated and closed off after an orangutan escaped its enclosure. women chase golden three-peat on home soil, 01 Jul 2016 21:57:24 GMTThe two-time defending Olympic champion Brazil women are chasing a golden three-peat on home soil this summer. The top-ranked Americans are seeking redemption in Rio and their first gold ever. teen fights delay request school bathroom case, 01 Jul 2016 21:42:42 GMTGLOUCESTER, Va. (AP) — A transgender teen is asking a federal judge not to allow a Virginia school board to hold off on letting him use the boys bathroom when school starts this fall. Time for IOC to make right a 40-year-old wrong, 02 Jul 2016 00:00:35 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Shirley Babashoff has a bunch of silver medals. head to the polls in tight election contest, 01 Jul 2016 22:39:13 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — After years of political turmoil, Australians headed to the polls on Saturday with leaders of the nation's major parties each promising to bring stability to a government that has long been mired in chaos. family pleads for mercy for couple held in Afghanistan, 01 Jul 2016 22:47:05 GMTSTEWARTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The family of an American woman reported missing in Afghanistan in 2012 with her Canadian husband said they got a letter from their daughter in the last year, and they pleaded for mercy from the couple's captors. US lab worker in Colorado faked test results, 01 Jul 2016 22:29:55 GMTDENVER (AP) — A worker at a federal laboratory in Colorado intentionally manipulated test results for years, possibly tainting research on toxic metals in the Everglades, uranium near the Grand Canyon and coal in Afghanistan, investigators say. sparks 'Autopilot' car probe; man had speeding tickets, 01 Jul 2016 21:46:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The first American death involving a car in self-driving mode presents a dilemma: How aggressively to embrace the potentially life-saving technology after a fatal crash. The driver's history of speeding further complicates the question. survives at Wimbledon, racket doesn't; Djokovic down, 01 Jul 2016 23:41:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Dismayed at dropping the first set after being a single point from taking it, Serena Williams sat in her Centre Court sideline chair and cracked her racket against the turf once, twice, three times, four. Latest: King qualifies for Rio in 200m breaststroke., 02 Jul 2016 00:14:26 GMTThe Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local): Amoeba didn't die in whitewater center's murky churn, 01 Jul 2016 21:54:30 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The chlorination and filtration systems at an artificial water rapids course where Olympic kayakers train were inadequate to kill a rare, brain-attacking organism, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said after an Ohio teenager died from the amoeba. teams make splashes in opening hour of free agency, 01 Jul 2016 23:07:13 GMTMilan Lucic and Kyle Okposo, two of the NHL's top free agents, took full advantage of two of the league's worst teams eager to pair a veteran with a young star. charges planned for mom who whipped burglary suspect sons, 01 Jul 2016 23:19:50 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana district attorney said on Friday he has no intention of charging a 30-year-old mother arrested for whipping her three boys after she found out they had burglarized a neighbor's house. take hostages at Bangladesh restaurant; 2 dead, 02 Jul 2016 00:10:44 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Heavily armed militants struck at the heart of Bangladesh's diplomatic zone on Friday night, taking dozens of hostages at a restaurant popular with foreigners. Two police officers were killed and at least 26 people wounded in a gunbattle as security forces cordoned off the area and sought to end the standoff. loses hand to firework in early July 4th celebration, 01 Jul 2016 21:53:56 GMTLEESBURG, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a central Florida man blew his left hand off with a firework during an early Fourth of July celebration. Gore's daughter in court after arrest at pipeline protest, 02 Jul 2016 00:11:05 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore's daughter and other activists arrested at a protest of a natural gas pipeline in Boston have pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges. attacks blamed on radical Islamists in Bangladesh, 01 Jul 2016 23:38:53 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Gunmen have stormed a restaurant in the diplomatic quarter of Dhaka, taking hostages while engaging security forces in a gunbattle that has left two officers dead, authorities say. Some people in the restaurant managed to run to the rooftop and escape, but one witness says about 35 people are still trapped inside, including some foreigners. Bissonnette has fun with his job search via Twitter, 02 Jul 2016 00:18:19 GMTPaul Bissonnette's fists and fingers have provided entertainment for hockey fans for years. children fatally stabbed in Memphis; mother in custody, 01 Jul 2016 22:22:25 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Four young children were stabbed to death in a gated apartment complex in suburban Memphis on Friday, and police took their mother into custody for questioning. She has not been charged.