FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Jun 2015 20:29:19 -07:00Mitch Moreland hits 2 homers as Rangers beat Orioles 8-1, 30 Jun 2015 02:37:58 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit two of the Rangers' four home runs off Bud Norris, and Texas got another winning effort on the road from left-hander Wandy Rodriguez in an 8-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night., Arizona settle suit in deaths of 19 firefighters, 30 Jun 2015 00:21:46 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The state of Arizona settled a lawsuit Monday brought by a dozen families who lost loved ones when a Hotshot firefighting crew was overcome by a wildfire near the small community of Yarnell. Confederate flag push reaches key milestone in SC, 29 Jun 2015 23:18:22 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there is enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote. pitches gem, Red Sox beat Blue Jays 3-1, 30 Jun 2015 02:03:40 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Clay Buchholz pitched eight strong innings to win his third straight start, Xander Bogaerts drove in two runs and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 on Monday night. coach Bo Ryan to retire after next season, 30 Jun 2015 01:34:11 GMTBo Ryan has been the fire-breathing face of Wisconsin basketball for 14 seasons, pushing the Badgers to never-before-seen heights.'s leader dismisses acting speaker of Parliament, 29 Jun 2015 23:38:59 GMTPARAMARIBO, Suriname (AP) — Suriname's president has dismissed the acting speaker of Parliament, asserting the firing was necessary to uphold the South American nation's constitution. shows enough votes to remove Confederate flag in SC, 30 Jun 2015 00:05:08 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there is enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote. Energy CEO getting pay raise year after coal ash spill, 30 Jun 2015 02:30:41 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good is getting a raise a year after the country's largest electric company confronted a coal ash spill that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals, the company said in a regulatory filing Monday.'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state, 30 Jun 2015 00:56:20 GMTWENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen homes and forced hundreds to flee. condemns fighting by Syria and rebels in Golan Heights, 30 Jun 2015 02:59:43 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is condemning the fighting and use of heavy weapons by Syrian armed forces and opposition fighters in the area that has separated Syrian and Israel forces since 1974.'s Televisa drops Miss Universe after Trump remarks, 30 Jun 2015 01:50:13 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican media giant Televisa says it will no longer broadcast the Miss Universe Pageant or engage any other communication project with Donald Trump., Lidstrom, Fedorov, Ruggiero among Hockey Hall picks, 29 Jun 2015 23:26:57 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Chris Pronger always seemed destined for the Hockey Hall of Fame. found shot, burning in Northern California die, 30 Jun 2015 01:29:02 GMTROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Two men have died days after they were found shot in the head and burning alive in a rural part of Northern California. Carter, brash comic, dies at 93, 30 Jun 2015 01:10:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jack Carter, whose brash, caustic comedy made him a star in early television and helped him sustain a career of more than a half-century in TV, nightclubs, movies and on stage, died of respiratory failure at his Beverly Hills, California, home, a family spokesman said. look at wildfire hotspots around the West, 30 Jun 2015 01:39:14 GMTWildfires chased residents from neighborhoods in Washington state, where 24 structures burned, and in California, where flames raged uncomfortably close to a historic mission. In Alaska, rain helped suppress fire activity. gives harrowing detail of Nebraska prison 'rampage', 30 Jun 2015 01:14:51 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A deadly rampage by several hundred inmates at an understaffed Nebraska maximum security prison in May started when too many prisoners were allowed to leave their cells at once to get medication, according to an investigative report released on Monday. Cuomo: Inmates had sights on Mexico but ride backed out, 30 Jun 2015 02:49:29 GMTPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two convicted murderers who eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks planned to drive to Mexico after escaping prison but ended up walking toward Canada when their ride backed out — finally splitting up in their final days of freedom, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday. says proposal will make 5 million more eligible for OT, 30 Jun 2015 01:30:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says too many Americans are working long days for less pay than they deserve because of outdated rules on overtime pay. selected as Greek yogurt provider for school lunches, 30 Jun 2015 00:14:06 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Public schools across America will soon offer Greek yogurt as a meat substitute in school lunches beginning this fall. to propose making 5 million more eligible for OT, 30 Jun 2015 01:15:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will propose requiring overtime pay for workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week, three individuals familiar with the plan said Monday, more than doubling the current threshold and extending overtime protection to about 5 million workers. world apart: 2 women with birthdates in 1800s still alive, 30 Jun 2015 00:47:56 GMTWhen Susannah Mushatt Jones and Emma Morano were born in 1899, there was not yet world war or penicillin, and electricity was still considered a marvel. The women are believed to be the last two in the world with birthdates in the 1800s. extends Darfur peacekeeping force despite Sudan protest, 30 Jun 2015 02:57:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council on Monday unanimously approved a one-year extension of the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Sudan's western Darfur region where conflict is intensifying, rejecting the Sudanese government's demand that the troops leave. shooter: 'I took the blood that wasn't mine to take', 30 Jun 2015 00:20:13 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes told a psychiatrist who treated him months after the attack that he was in jail because "I took the blood that wasn't mine to take, and it was unfair, and I was selfish." Patti Lupone takes the limelight in 'Shows For Days', 30 Jun 2015 00:02:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Community theater gets a lot of knocks for being amateurish, but Douglas Carter Beane may have elevated it to sympathetic comedic heights with his new play "Shows For Days." bill seeks to make cheerleaders team employees, 29 Jun 2015 23:30:22 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill making it clear that professional cheerleaders are sports team employees. Paul meets with Cliven Bundy on Nevada campaign stop, 30 Jun 2015 03:00:00 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul met with southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy on Monday during a question-and-answer session in the town of Mesquite with supporters and activists interested in land rights. defiant as banks shut, markets rocked, 30 Jun 2015 02:46:19 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma.' GOP governor moves to avoid government shutdown, 29 Jun 2015 23:11:44 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois' Republican governor and the state's largest employee union moved Monday to avoid a partial government shutdown, with the union saying members will continue to show up for work even if the state begins operating without a budget and the governor pledging to do what he can to ensure they don't miss a paycheck.' Cody Anderson has perfect game through 6 innings, 30 Jun 2015 01:03:23 GMTST. PETERSBUIRG, Fla. (AP) — Cody Anderson of the Cleveland Indians has a perfect game through six innings against the Tampa Bay Rays. recalls removing Confederate flag from Florida Capitol, 30 Jun 2015 01:20:17 GMTWEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Campaigning in South Carolina, where residents are still reeling from a white gunman's massacre of nine black churchgoers, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told voters Monday that he removed the Confederate battle flag from the Florida Capitol grounds in 2001 when he was governor. Polland leads PGA Professional Championship, 30 Jun 2015 00:57:55 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Polland shot a 3-under 67 on Monday on The Philadelphia Cricket Club's Wissahickon Course to take a four-stroke lead in the 48th PGA Professional National Championship. has 4 hits, 2 RBIs, helps Brewers down Phillies, 30 Jun 2015 02:57:49 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy had four of the Brewers' season high-tying 16 hits and drove in two runs, leading Milwaukee to a 7-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night in a matchup of the two worst teams in baseball. Cody Anderson loses perfect game in 7th inning, 30 Jun 2015 02:17:24 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Cody Anderson took a bid for a perfect game into the seventh inning in his second major league start, and the struggling Cleveland Indians snapped a three-game losing streak with a 7-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. official says corpse tests positive for Ebola, 30 Jun 2015 03:13:27 GMTMONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The corpse of a 17-year-old man has tested positive for Ebola in Liberia, but no other cases have been reported, the country's deputy health minister said late Monday. proposal would make 5 million more eligible for OT, 30 Jun 2015 03:07:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Salaried workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week would become eligible for overtime pay under a proposal President Barack Obama unveiled Monday, lamenting that too many Americans are working too many hours for less pay than they deserve. get up by 8 runs, hold on for 11-7 win over Twins, 30 Jun 2015 02:56:10 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Billy Hamilton scored three times in the first three innings to help Cincinnati open a huge lead, and the Reds held on for an 11-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. immigration detainees may be housed by gender, 29 Jun 2015 23:02:31 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Immigration authorities will consider housing transgender detainees based on the gender they identify with in the wake of criticism about detention conditions for the population, officials said on Monday., weighty choices in 'Frontline' doc 'Growing Up Trans', 30 Jun 2015 01:15:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "Growing Up Trans" explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever (and their parents) now experience it: a frontier of possibilities and unknowns, and a minefield of high-stakes choices for these youngsters as they also navigate the changes adolescence brings. proposal would make millions more eligible for OT, 30 Jun 2015 00:48:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will propose requiring overtime pay for workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week, three individuals familiar with the plan said Monday, more than doubling the current threshold and extending overtime protection to about 5 million workers. next act: what happens now in Greece's drama, 30 Jun 2015 02:46:46 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Greece has entered the twilight zone. woman gets $18M in sex harassment suit against boss, 30 Jun 2015 01:03:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A young Swedish woman who sued her former Wall Street executive boss over lurid allegations of sexual conquest, betrayal and stalking was awarded $18 million by a federal jury Monday. to Donald Trump: You're fired; Televisa drops pageant, 30 Jun 2015 02:47:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign. Things to Know for Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015 01:02:31 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: over gumbo spices leads to fatal stabbing in Florida, 30 Jun 2015 01:11:31 GMTPANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Police say a fight over gumbo spices ended with the fatal stabbing of a Florida restaurant worker and former Florida State mascot.' Barnes: 'No legs' to Texas academic misconduct report, 30 Jun 2015 01:01:17 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program. court clerks get OK to issue same-sex marriage licenses, 30 Jun 2015 00:39:34 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two New Orleans men celebrated what apparently was the first same-sex wedding in Louisiana as the last holdout state began issuing licenses to same-sex couples after the historic U.S. Supreme Court decision that marriage is a fundamental right for all Americans.' Cody Anderson loses perfect game bid in 7th inning, 30 Jun 2015 01:19:44 GMTST. PETERSBUIRG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay's Grady Sizemore homered with one out in the seventh inning, ending Cody Anderson's bid to pitch a perfect game in his second career start for the Cleveland Indians. in Alaska brought safety steps for tourism flights, 30 Jun 2015 01:12:00 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A federal agency installed weather cameras and took other steps in Alaska in recent years to aid the safety of sightseeing planes like the one that crashed last week and killed all nine people aboard, officials said Monday. Legislature passes strict school vaccine bill, 29 Jun 2015 23:58:41 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Monday sent the governor a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country in reaction to a recent measles outbreak at Disneyland. teen accused of killing parents pleads insanity, 30 Jun 2015 02:12:37 GMTRHINELANDER, Wis. (AP) — A teenager accused of killing her mother and stepfather has pleaded insanity in a northern Wisconsin courtroom.