FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Jul 2015 06:20:34 -07:00The Latest on missing teens: Search area expands, 28 Jul 2015 11:28:51 GMTJUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast: Express makes emergency landing at Milwaukee airport, 28 Jul 2015 13:12:33 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee airport official says all passengers are safe after a United Express plane made an emergency landing due to a mechanical problem. Greek city mayor wins early release from prison, 28 Jul 2015 12:55:44 GMTTHESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — The former mayor of Greece's second-largest city, Thessaloniki, has been granted early release on compassionate grounds from prison, where he was serving a 12-year sentence for embezzling city funds. tops 2Q profit forecasts, 28 Jul 2015 12:01:31 GMTATLANTA (AP) — United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.23 billion. slashes fuel subsidies, announces 24 percent price hike, 28 Jul 2015 11:35:30 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates has slashed gasoline subsidies, raising the cost of a liter of regular gasoline by 24 percent amid globally low oil prices that have cut into the country's revenues. Yemen, pro-government troops besiege rebel military base, 28 Jul 2015 13:00:34 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni military officials say pro-government troops have been besieging a military base held by Shiite rebels for 40 hours, after cutting off major supply routes to the facility. may spin off Save-A-Lot into separate company, 28 Jul 2015 13:03:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — SuperValu says it is considering spinning off its discount grocer Save-A-Lot into a separate publicly traded company as competition in the industry intensifies. home prices rose 4.9 pct. in May, lifted by strong sales, 28 Jul 2015 13:17:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose steadily in May, pushed higher by a healthy increase in sales this year. advances in loan talks, under fire for euro exit plan, 28 Jul 2015 11:35:20 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece pushed ahead with talks on a new rescue loan Tuesday, but its government came under increasing pressure over claims it had a top-secret plan to prepare for a euro exit that involved accessing citizens' personal tax data. workers forget bag of cash, man drives off with $150K, 28 Jul 2015 11:30:10 GMTMAHWAH, N.J. (AP) — Police say a man drove off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees who were replenishing ATMs mistakenly left it on a lawn in northern New Jersey. teachers head to Qatar as part of new employment drive, 28 Jul 2015 12:02:33 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — About 100 Palestinian teachers have departed the impoverished Gaza Strip for potential teaching positions in Qatar. 2 police officers killed, 6 wounded in bomb attack, 28 Jul 2015 12:09:52 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two Bahraini policemen were killed and six were wounded in a bomb attack south of the island kingdom's capital on Tuesday, according to authorities. Africa must create jobs for its next generation, 28 Jul 2015 13:00:48 GMTADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Closing a historic visit to Africa, President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged the continent's leaders to prioritize creating jobs and opportunity for the next generation of young people or risk sacrificing future economic potential to further instability and disorder. of France wins women's 10k open water title at worlds, 28 Jul 2015 12:46:24 GMTKAZAN, Russia (AP) — There were medals at stake in the women's 10-kilometer open water race at the world swimming championships. A top-10 finish was just as good, though, since it secured a trip to next year's Olympics. judge slams 'charade' of suspect's testimony bid, 28 Jul 2015 12:00:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British judge investigating the radioactive poisoning death of former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko on Tuesday accused Russian authorities or a key suspect of interfering with his inquiry. Barclay delivers gripping story in 'Broken Promise', 28 Jul 2015 12:58:34 GMT"Broken Promise" (NAL/Penguin Random House), by Linwood Barclay drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debate, 28 Jul 2015 13:13:49 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Some U.S. colleges with overseas-study programs won't touch Ukraine. Tufts University, on the other hand, is drawn to the turmoil in the former Soviet republic, which the U.S. State Department deemed dangerous for travel. years after shipwreck, treasure hunters find $1M in gold, 28 Jul 2015 12:55:02 GMTFORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) — A family of treasure hunters has found more than $1 million worth of gold artifacts off the coast of Florida. clues emerge on fate of teens missing on fishing trip, 28 Jul 2015 11:29:58 GMTJUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Rescuers endured a fourth night of an anxious search for two young Floridians born and bred as boaters who went missing on the high seas. tops Street 2Q forecasts despite lower sales, profit, 28 Jul 2015 12:34:29 GMTMerck & Co.'s second-quarter profit plunged by two-thirds, hammered by the sale of its consumer business, unfavorable currency exchange rates, lower sales of some key drugs and hefty one-time charges. Officer shoots, wounds man in Baltimore, 28 Jul 2015 12:37:44 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Police say an officer shot a man in the face in southwest Baltimore after the man ran his car into a cruiser. moves to protect cheese from both sides of divided Cyprus, 28 Jul 2015 12:29:57 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has moved to recognize halloumi, or hellim in Turkish, as a protected cheese from both sides of the Greek-Turkish divided island of Cyprus and lauds it as a symbolic step toward further reunification. sold more vehicles than Toyota in first half, 28 Jul 2015 13:07:34 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Volkswagen overtook Toyota in global vehicle sales for January-June, the first time the German automaker has come out top in the intensely competitive tallies. PM axes deputy, attorney general amid fund scandal, 28 Jul 2015 12:18:58 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, stung by allegations that he received some $700 million in government money, on Tuesday fired the attorney general who had been investigating him and a deputy who has been among his most prominent critics. Latest: Syria opposition backs calls for 'safe zone', 28 Jul 2015 11:53:49 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local): Blatter deserves the Nobel Prize, Vladimir Putin says, 28 Jul 2015 11:43:28 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin and Sepp Blatter just can't stop praising each other.'s largest Jewish sporting event opening in Germany, 28 Jul 2015 11:47:20 GMTBERLIN (AP) — More than 2,000 Jewish athletes gathered Tuesday in Berlin for the European Maccabi Games, being held for the first time in Germany, at a site built by the Nazis for the 1936 Olympics. bid faces same old questions ahead of 2022 IOC vote, 28 Jul 2015 11:44:42 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two of China's most storied winter Olympic athletes faced tough questions about Beijing bid's for the 2022 Winter Games — namely about air pollution and a lack of snow. Latest: Turkish policeman dies after border attack, 28 Jul 2015 12:38:49 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local): ever giant panda celebrates with bamboo, veggie cake, 28 Jul 2015 11:40:53 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday. Iran may take own samples at alleged nuclear site, 28 Jul 2015 13:15:53 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Officials say Iran wants its own officials to take soil samples at a site where it is alleged to have worked on a nuclear weapon, and the U.N. agency probing the suspicions may agree provided it is allowed to monitor the process. Latest on missing teens: Mothers hold out hope, 28 Jul 2015 12:02:03 GMTJUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast:, Democratic hopefuls to address DNC members, 28 Jul 2015 13:00:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee says all five of the party's main presidential candidates will address DNC members next month. American beats 2Q profit forecasts, 28 Jul 2015 12:05:29 GMTWINSTON SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Reynolds American reported a surge in second-quarter profit with cigarette prices and volume rising. secretaries on Capitol Hill again to sell Iran deal, 28 Jul 2015 11:47:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's vigorous effort to sell the Iran nuclear deal to Congress continues — this time in the House where three Cabinet secretaries will face tough questioning on Tuesday from skeptical Democrats and Republicans. police seize over 26 million stimulant tablets, 28 Jul 2015 12:35:14 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police in Myanmar's largest city said Tuesday that they've seized more than 26 million stimulant tablets with a street value of over $100 million, in what appears to be the country's biggest such seizure ever. human rights NGO folds its work, goes underground, 28 Jul 2015 12:16:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A prominent Russian human rights group says it is closing down its operations because of a repressive law, but has come up with a plan to continue its work. tops Street 2Q forecasts, 28 Jul 2015 11:29:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pfizer Inc. (PFE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.63 billion.'s pit bull attacks his wife; part of her arm amputated, 28 Jul 2015 12:59:10 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A North Charleston woman is recovering after her husband's pit bull attacked her, causing her to lose part of her arm. 2Q profit beats Street as overseas business improves, 28 Jul 2015 13:06:24 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Overseas business helped UPS during its second quarter, as did the absence of a hefty charge recorded a year ago. court sentences Gadhafi son to death for 2011 killings, 28 Jul 2015 13:09:06 GMTTRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A court in Libya on Tuesday sentenced a son of Moammar Gadhafi to death by firing squad after convicting him of murder and inciting genocide during the country's 2011 civil war. surprises in 2Q with record North American profit, 28 Jul 2015 11:44:27 GMTDEARBORN, Michigan (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s net income jumped 44 percent to $1.9 billion in the second quarter as global sales rose and the company was able to charge more for new trucks and SUVs with premium features. Pfizer tops Street 2Q forecasts, raises forecast, 28 Jul 2015 12:12:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pfizer's second-quarter earnings fell 10 percent, as the largest U.S. drugmaker absorbed revenue hits from a stronger U.S. dollar and the loss of patent protection for some key products. But the maker of Viagra and the painkiller Celebrex topped expectations for the quarter and raised its 2015 forecast. rollers: Dealers describe special treatment, abuse, 28 Jul 2015 13:07:43 GMTUNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — One high roller requests a refrigerator full of bananas that he squeezes and throws as he gambles. Another urinates against a wall. Other high-stakes players described by a pit manager at Mohegan Sun, one of the world's largest casinos, throw chairs, scream at dealers and expect rules to be bent at the tables.'10 people on Twitter' exult in demise of Boston Olympics, 28 Jul 2015 11:57:13 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Mayor Marty Walsh drew plenty of flak, and spawned a trending hashtag, by dismissing the opposition to the city's doomed bid for the 2024 Olympics as "10 people on Twitter." officials raid homes in medicines corruption probe, 28 Jul 2015 12:52:27 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian prosecutors have searched dozens of home and offices looking for evidence that drug companies offered doctors vacations and other incentives in exchange for prescribing cancer drugs. killed by escort possibly linked to missing women, 28 Jul 2015 13:09:43 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A man killed by an escort he met online is being investigated for possible links to the unsolved disappearances or slayings of women nationwide, authorities said. Russian opposition figures go on hunger strike, 28 Jul 2015 13:07:09 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Three Russia opposition activists on Tuesday went on hunger strike in Novosibirsk to protest authorities' decision to disqualify them from a local election. priest who fled after fleecing flock jailed in England, 28 Jul 2015 11:53:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — A British judge has jailed a runaway priest for two years and eight months for pocketing church funds. leader visits Cameroon as Boko Haram attacks, 28 Jul 2015 11:56:59 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's new President Muhammadu Buhari is set to make his first official visit to one-time enemy Cameroon Wednesday to ease tensions and bolster support for a multinational army to fight the Boko Haram uprising that has spilled across borders.