FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:20:48 -07:00The Latest: Brexit brings calls for London to break awayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60d5c50ed5954f74bc984e29bcfbcfc8Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:32:55 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60d5c50ed5954f74bc984e29bcfbcfc8Climbers survive 2-day storm near top of Mount Rainierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0b6b9080bbb4d328f8f8096254280eeFri, 24 Jun 2016 20:06:09 GMTMOUNT RAINER NATIONAL PARK, Wash. (AP) — Two climbers used skills, smarts and a shovel to survive two days of blizzard conditions near the summit of Mount Rainier, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0b6b9080bbb4d328f8f8096254280eePhiladelphia police: Girl, 4, likely shot herself to deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55ac1dc3b96549c2820327b8e8f0a9aaFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:15:22 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia say a 4-year-old girl who died after being shot in the right eye apparently pulled the trigger herself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55ac1dc3b96549c2820327b8e8f0a9aaIS captures 900 Kurdish civilians in north Syria in 3 weekshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79b6b08238e2449fb5d241c01e52f0bdFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:45:51 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants abducted about 900 Kurdish civilians in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo over the past three weeks, forcing the captives to build fortifications for the extremists in retaliation for a Kurdish-led assault on a nearby IS stronghold, activists said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79b6b08238e2449fb5d241c01e52f0bdThe Latest: Tech industry split on Brexit's impacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91c86f40e05a4de4acfe973ed32a76d2Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:25:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91c86f40e05a4de4acfe973ed32a76d2The Latest: Arizona wildfire no longer endangering residentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6a7dd8682804664a5421ecf2901ab70Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:18:04 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6a7dd8682804664a5421ecf2901ab70Cheers, jeers and fears as Britain votes to exit EUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/666e983d804c49f395b42d2b273da299Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:36:44 GMTLONDON (AP) — On its face Britain looked the same on Friday: The White Cliffs of Dover gleamed, the clamor of construction rumbled across London and bathers in the Hampstead Heath park took a dip in a murky pond while the rare sun lasted.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/666e983d804c49f395b42d2b273da299US stocks end sharply lower after British vote to leave the European Union; market has its biggest loss since Augusthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b74c40c8acbc401ab7a460b558bb3e13Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:03:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — US stocks end sharply lower after British vote to leave the European Union; market has its biggest loss since August.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b74c40c8acbc401ab7a460b558bb3e13The Latest: Sarkozy offers dramatic revamp of EU post Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f17bb2c6b6984147bded56d35aaf2916Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:54:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f17bb2c6b6984147bded56d35aaf2916World doping watchdog shuts down Rio Olympic laboratoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d1b782f1754e318a151204c57b40d1Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:18:42 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Just weeks before the Olympic Games open in Rio de Janeiro, the city's accredited anti-doping laboratory has been stopped from conducting tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d1b782f1754e318a151204c57b40d1The Latest: Parks group says Lucas decision 'unfortunate'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/931bea9fddcc44f1bc408b95a1f0dfeeFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:11:39 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on filmmaker George Lucas withdrawing his plans to build an art museum in Chicago (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/931bea9fddcc44f1bc408b95a1f0dfeeAP WAS THERE: Britain joins EU in 1973http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6479e14b3f549878eb33b46162b397cFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:07:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE: Britain voted in a referendum Thursday to leave the European Union. Britain was not included when the precursor to the EU was formed following World War II, but finally joined the group — known at the time as the European Economic Community, or the Common Market — on January 1, 1973.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6479e14b3f549878eb33b46162b397cWest Virginia governor says 14 people dead in floodinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f88393ef83c74edba86253a1949eb782Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:01:10 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A deluge of 9 inches of rain on parts of West Virginia destroyed or damaged more than 100 homes, knocked out power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses and killed 14 people, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f88393ef83c74edba86253a1949eb782Markets reel as world absorbs shock of UK vote for Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cce9ce0040e4ee9b4e8dd8c9b710042Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:16:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cce9ce0040e4ee9b4e8dd8c9b710042Should prosecutors press on despite rulings in Gray case?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b63e66ed57da4452872722ea8b58e63aFri, 24 Jun 2016 20:04:34 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Is it ethical for Baltimore's top prosecutor, who staked her reputation on charging six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, to keep trying for a conviction? Legal experts said Friday that State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby is obligated to consider this question.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b63e66ed57da4452872722ea8b58e63aCourt bites back, exonerates Michigan TV vet who saved doghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50158de528474fdc88f53e489e6bea9bFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:22:28 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A Boston terrier named Mr. Pigglesworth is as frisky as ever — and the Michigan veterinarian who saved the dog's life on a reality TV show has been cleared of misconduct.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50158de528474fdc88f53e489e6bea9bTrio leads BMW International after round 2, Willett outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628180f9f30c4edf9169ed24104f648dFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:50:34 GMTPULHEIM, Germany (AP) — Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand shot a day best 8 under 64 to join Raphael Jacquelin and Henrik Stenson at the top of the leaderboard after the second round of the BMW International Open on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628180f9f30c4edf9169ed24104f648dAP National News Calendarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1bd7beb9be347159a521d546ed98f37Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:59:41 GMTEds: Major scheduled events for the week of June 26-July 2. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1bd7beb9be347159a521d546ed98f37Obama says UK committed to 'orderly transition' out of EUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87f7e61e57234729b58e309fc710514dFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:53:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama tried to reassure Britons Friday that the special relationship between Washington and London would withstand an impending and likely messy divorce from Europe, as his administration scrambled to assess the fallout from a decision that left people stunned on both sides of the Atlantic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87f7e61e57234729b58e309fc710514d14 dead in West Virginia floods; focus on search and rescuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aff2c8ff1e994d44a58ac155acf0a60cFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:25:33 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A deluge of 9 inches of rain damaged or destroyed more than 100 homes in West Virginia, knocked out power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses and killed 14 people, West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aff2c8ff1e994d44a58ac155acf0a60cIndyCar's Newgarden returns to practice at Road Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a25299d62e47a8b2e68096c9c39971Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:56:33 GMTELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden is practicing at Road America, his first time back on a track since breaking his right collarbone in a scary crash at Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a25299d62e47a8b2e68096c9c39971'Black-ish' crowd-pleaser Deon Cole solos with TV specialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9edfce008d4e49aeaf1733c4a4c27719Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:39:55 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Deon Cole, a crowd-pleaser as unpredictable Charlie on ABC's sitcom "black-ish," is flying solo with his first stand-up special.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9edfce008d4e49aeaf1733c4a4c27719Officials: No evidence Orlando gunman was gayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56d8915e17b147bbaac456dc14d8b00bFri, 24 Jun 2016 20:06:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — FBI investigators so far have not turned up persuasive evidence that Orlando gunman Omar Mateen was gay or pursuing gay relationships, according to two government officials familiar with the investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56d8915e17b147bbaac456dc14d8b00bNFL to interview Matthew, Peppers, Harrison in PEDs probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad849a5e83464097b5fff4a9f181a8d0Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:29:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers and James Harrison will be interviewed next month by NFL officials in connection to a media report that linked them to the use of performance-enhancing drugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad849a5e83464097b5fff4a9f181a8d0Georgia woman accused of shooting, killing daughter-in-lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb29637c826347f78cded2708cb2dc25Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:49:03 GMTPOWER SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — Police say a south Georgia woman accused of killing her daughter-in-law at a home in Atlanta's suburbs has been charged with felony murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb29637c826347f78cded2708cb2dc25Cleveland, ACLU agree on protest rules for GOP conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf075532daee47189a204066e7873fe1Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:14:42 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland and a civil rights organization have reached a settlement in a lawsuit over the city's rules governing protests and marches during Republican National Convention next month, according to court documents Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf075532daee47189a204066e7873fe1Settlement reached in lawsuit over Alamo library itemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/732ab9638fbc4a199ae2f41eb0d39a52Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:51:34 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A group that served as guardian of the Alamo for more than a century and the Texas General Land Office reached a settlement Friday in a dispute over ownership of about 38,000 books and artifacts that had been kept at the Texas shrine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/732ab9638fbc4a199ae2f41eb0d39a52Global stocks tumble after Britain votes to leave the EUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5faec1301c984621b7796b90cb19655dFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:31:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are plunging in the U.S. and worldwide Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union. The result stunned investors, who reacted by rushing to the safety of gold and U.S. government bonds as they wondered what will come next for Britain, Europe and the global economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5faec1301c984621b7796b90cb19655dLucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f246e8df2831469fbf485e7091257242Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:40:56 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — "Star Wars" creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art museum in Chicago, blaming delays over a lawsuit from a parks group opposed to development along the city's prized lakefront.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f246e8df2831469fbf485e7091257242Democrats begin working on draft of party platformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d33931deb4745d09c70c11c24fc31efFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:18:12 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Allies of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders pored over a 15,000-word draft of the Democratic Party's platform on Friday in a tedious process that exposed some of the party's dividing lines.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d33931deb4745d09c70c11c24fc31efWest Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says 14 people have died during devastating flooding in the statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bee43df5d0048d1928b600e347ddb6fFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:41:13 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says 14 people have died during devastating flooding in the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bee43df5d0048d1928b600e347ddb6fSenator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal panelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5773ee430a84af2873107fcd0a5a7e4Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:09:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A high-ranking Senate Democrat is pushing for more answers on why doctors and patient advocates with financial ties to the pharmaceutical industry came to serve on a panel that advises the federal government on pain issues.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5773ee430a84af2873107fcd0a5a7e4Firm: California spill went undetected due to pipeline workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9367c1e3e1814888b601b3d975ffcbb9Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:49:32 GMTVENTURA, Calif. (AP) — The operator of a pipeline that spewed tens of thousands of gallons of crude oil into a Southern California ravine says it didn't detect the leak because the line was down for maintenance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9367c1e3e1814888b601b3d975ffcbb9The Latest: Governor says 14 people have died in floodinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a7d198e59254a0f976dabd7b351b860Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:45:24 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a7d198e59254a0f976dabd7b351b860The Latest: Among retailers, luxury may be hurt most by votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ebf4d4e80b24b72865e991eac7b8a85Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:13:49 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ebf4d4e80b24b72865e991eac7b8a85The Latest: Restaurants with U.K. sites may get currency hithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89b33ed8eb46417f9c46912c77e08c2cFri, 24 Jun 2016 20:05:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89b33ed8eb46417f9c46912c77e08c2cRussian governor suspected of accepting bribe of $454,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d18a0e446fe406294a888acb407c00fFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:45:44 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Russian governor has been arrested on charges of taking a 400,000-euro ($454,000) bribe, the nation's top investigative agency said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d18a0e446fe406294a888acb407c00fThe Latest: Brexit vote dampens spirits at Glastonbury festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2fc2e5c2ae943a0ba0f1486051061feFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:15:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2fc2e5c2ae943a0ba0f1486051061feTexas Supreme Court sidesteps key home schooling issuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45c166b5cc514149bd6e31e2c5a3b493Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:47:03 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Supreme Court sided Friday with a family accused of not teaching its children anything while waiting to be "raptured," but failed to answer larger constitutional questions about whether home-schooled students must be properly educated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45c166b5cc514149bd6e31e2c5a3b493Son of ex-Senegal president released early from prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a1ee49f38784f4992d9e8d120dab638Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:58:27 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Authorities on Friday freed Karim Wade, the son of Senegal's longtime former president, after he served half of his six-year sentence on charges of corruption and illegally accumulating a fortune of at least $200 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a1ee49f38784f4992d9e8d120dab638Wife of nation's lowest-paid governor takes waitressing jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2780f55371c4e6fb0f13d9e5a17c47eFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:45:42 GMTBOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The waitress bounded with a cup of chowder and a plate of fish and broccoli.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2780f55371c4e6fb0f13d9e5a17c47eMan freed after 20 years: Keep case open until I'm clearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba01a52d7f4d4d9d920a821207cb4af3Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:43:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After 20 years behind bars for a murder he says he didn't commit, Richard Rosario was about to get the charges dropped Friday. Until he said no.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba01a52d7f4d4d9d920a821207cb4af3Pro-EU Scots, Northern Irish eye UK escape after Brexit votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8318aa55b4ed4342971e36408e0c53dcFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:41:47 GMTEDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — The United Kingdom's stunning vote to depart the European Union could end in the breakup of the U.K. itself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8318aa55b4ed4342971e36408e0c53dcNorth Korea: We won't abandon nukes with US gun to our headhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d31e5eaf9cba4e70bdb229aa8ba962dfFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:47:41 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The top North Korean official for U.S. relations told The Associated Press on Friday that his country is now a nuclear threat to be reckoned with, and Washington can expect more nuclear tests and missile launches like the ones earlier this week as long as it attempts to force his government's collapse through a policy of pressure and punishment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d31e5eaf9cba4e70bdb229aa8ba962dfNorth Dakota spent $491K on fetal heartbeat abortion lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5964cee42454a31b7c109899438d5dbFri, 24 Jun 2016 20:08:07 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota spent $491,016 in legal costs defending an ill-fated law passed by the state's Republican-led Legislature three years ago that attempted to ban abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected, records obtained by The Associated Press show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5964cee42454a31b7c109899438d5dbReport: Lead levels higher in Flint kids after water switchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b98a06bd45e341d0941d474faa803b94Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:29:45 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Flint children under the age of 6 had significantly higher blood-lead levels after the city switched its water source in 2014 to save money, according to report released Friday by U.S. disease experts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b98a06bd45e341d0941d474faa803b94The Latest: 100-plus homes damaged or destroyed in floodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdaa8911884a40cab9db58d733b336beFri, 24 Jun 2016 19:10:08 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdaa8911884a40cab9db58d733b336beThe Latest: Public gets pre-auction look at gangster's itemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb028604cc540fcb118b4cee1894b99Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:23:55 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the upcoming auction of items owned by Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger and his longtime girlfriend (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb028604cc540fcb118b4cee1894b99Playing bad on 'Animal Kingdom' is good for Scott Speedmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/654ea3e8666d4d4784828bd98a501f55Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:27:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Viewers might be unsure about his character on TNT's "Animal Kingdom," but Scott Speedman says he's OK with that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/654ea3e8666d4d4784828bd98a501f55The Latest: California fires prompt Vegas air quality alerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd55f69b7cf842ac9834cdc697f59e31Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:54:28 GMTLAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd55f69b7cf842ac9834cdc697f59e31