FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:20:34 -07:00The Latest on missing teens: Search area expandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8da71b2fa5b340ff9c3124d7f3fbdefeTue, 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:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8da71b2fa5b340ff9c3124d7f3fbdefeUnited Express makes emergency landing at Milwaukee airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c5814ac5eab450d99156964b7301badTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c5814ac5eab450d99156964b7301badFormer Greek city mayor wins early release from prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b93fedc378341b194a35bcf2118f5c5Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b93fedc378341b194a35bcf2118f5c5UPS tops 2Q profit forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26a9d87097874d40a43e055eecdd926fTue, 28 Jul 2015 12:01:31 GMTATLANTA (AP) — United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.23 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26a9d87097874d40a43e055eecdd926fUAE slashes fuel subsidies, announces 24 percent price hikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1add75bd7714ae691a501da40e67578Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1add75bd7714ae691a501da40e67578In Yemen, pro-government troops besiege rebel military basehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef1f7167bdb94890b0499b4a55c235a0Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef1f7167bdb94890b0499b4a55c235a0SuperValu may spin off Save-A-Lot into separate companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/779742f8a08a4b789253d9fe1a909e0fTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/779742f8a08a4b789253d9fe1a909e0fUS home prices rose 4.9 pct. in May, lifted by strong saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb0ec11f317e40c7a0e7973696083904Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb0ec11f317e40c7a0e7973696083904Greece advances in loan talks, under fire for euro exit planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba0cd163cef146dd94b8f3cdeed021d7Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba0cd163cef146dd94b8f3cdeed021d7ATM workers forget bag of cash, man drives off with $150Khttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b67fdeaa56a4f9d9149b72c77a588d5Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b67fdeaa56a4f9d9149b72c77a588d5Gaza teachers head to Qatar as part of new employment drivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5617fba3a9c944a491ef89b7642a8914Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5617fba3a9c944a491ef89b7642a8914Bahrain: 2 police officers killed, 6 wounded in bomb attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75ce8959b79c4b659d79c0f8a42dcd22Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75ce8959b79c4b659d79c0f8a42dcd22Obama: Africa must create jobs for its next generationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091158b7d0244a3f82d21ab5b2808f4dTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091158b7d0244a3f82d21ab5b2808f4dMuller of France wins women's 10k open water title at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5602176e624e4fb4b76c463b08541219Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5602176e624e4fb4b76c463b08541219Litvinenko judge slams 'charade' of suspect's testimony bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9974bedc47e45ceb7d92a8cab55acb3Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9974bedc47e45ceb7d92a8cab55acb3Review: Barclay delivers gripping story in 'Broken Promise'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2659eee8603404db96390e278c4ae72Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:58:34 GMT"Broken Promise" (NAL/Penguin Random House), by Linwood Barclayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2659eee8603404db96390e278c4ae72Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f857f1516db4407954624b39c349033Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f857f1516db4407954624b39c349033300 years after shipwreck, treasure hunters find $1M in goldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47d23dc84f5745edb51d5147451a8565Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47d23dc84f5745edb51d5147451a8565Few clues emerge on fate of teens missing on fishing triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb16a404ca04fafa9f5e6c13b71faa6Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb16a404ca04fafa9f5e6c13b71faa6Merck tops Street 2Q forecasts despite lower sales, profithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c913530987b74864b643dfe562c4e4d9Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c913530987b74864b643dfe562c4e4d9Police: Officer shoots, wounds man in Baltimorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c2fa42778ed4964a7121a99d3d90534Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c2fa42778ed4964a7121a99d3d90534EU moves to protect cheese from both sides of divided Cyprushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de3e617073b74c6dbf72e7ac020d14cbTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de3e617073b74c6dbf72e7ac020d14cbVolkswagen sold more vehicles than Toyota in first halfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45a3f7adf6ed47b7a651a9011f04fe4fTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45a3f7adf6ed47b7a651a9011f04fe4fMalaysian PM axes deputy, attorney general amid fund scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9fcc5dc448433faf52ee614647331bTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9fcc5dc448433faf52ee614647331bThe Latest: Syria opposition backs calls for 'safe zone'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52d1276aa8914b8d9681a686d2484023Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:53:49 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52d1276aa8914b8d9681a686d2484023Sepp Blatter deserves the Nobel Prize, Vladimir Putin sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c8c7f4b3d8a4999bb58fd5d756c78b3Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:43:28 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin and Sepp Blatter just can't stop praising each other.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c8c7f4b3d8a4999bb58fd5d756c78b3Europe's largest Jewish sporting event opening in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d60760f2eaea49299e6634b8e9b82f20Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d60760f2eaea49299e6634b8e9b82f20Beijing bid faces same old questions ahead of 2022 IOC votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/232fb843ffd6486290427dd93937e147Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/232fb843ffd6486290427dd93937e147The Latest: Turkish policeman dies after border attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f40342e2ac04485c9df5af5534e9da50Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:38:49 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f40342e2ac04485c9df5af5534e9da50Oldest ever giant panda celebrates with bamboo, veggie cakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f1dd6004e674486a3a7100eff516aa5Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f1dd6004e674486a3a7100eff516aa5Officials: Iran may take own samples at alleged nuclear sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00581583b4824c4d9bc95f8fb46cdd06Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00581583b4824c4d9bc95f8fb46cdd06The Latest on missing teens: Mothers hold out hopehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1975295574435caab13347c3320c2bTue, 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:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1975295574435caab13347c3320c2bClinton, Democratic hopefuls to address DNC membershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d76aaf7a1b24ef6b44b431a060b56ccTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d76aaf7a1b24ef6b44b431a060b56ccReynolds American beats 2Q profit forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28e232f824884a5bb602dcb6383e2106Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28e232f824884a5bb602dcb6383e2106Cabinet secretaries on Capitol Hill again to sell Iran dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5881f88c18584602abeb06e10f3d72b1Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5881f88c18584602abeb06e10f3d72b1Myanmar police seize over 26 million stimulant tabletshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b400ba12ef924a448a93c2c592730eb5Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b400ba12ef924a448a93c2c592730eb5Russian human rights NGO folds its work, goes undergroundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b7d2efbf97e4cfe820888be3ea4a91cTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b7d2efbf97e4cfe820888be3ea4a91cPfizer tops Street 2Q forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6eb94f1b27a42ff9343b70b1c35ba90Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:29:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pfizer Inc. (PFE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.63 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6eb94f1b27a42ff9343b70b1c35ba90Man's pit bull attacks his wife; part of her arm amputatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53cbe4828104ef6ad7da2ca791afc29Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53cbe4828104ef6ad7da2ca791afc29UPS 2Q profit beats Street as overseas business improveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49071314303c4915a0ef468eaa7f52ebTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49071314303c4915a0ef468eaa7f52ebLibya court sentences Gadhafi son to death for 2011 killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90b72c3dfd9040d3a0126f325adf8980Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90b72c3dfd9040d3a0126f325adf8980Ford surprises in 2Q with record North American profithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71bda76c7e724d72861cc09e06b7b27dTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71bda76c7e724d72861cc09e06b7b27dDrugmaker Pfizer tops Street 2Q forecasts, raises forecasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c67c49e492c049c588132f2b8e623f47Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c67c49e492c049c588132f2b8e623f47High rollers: Dealers describe special treatment, abusehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6166c02d7ed64ee79f095bf91e83edaeTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6166c02d7ed64ee79f095bf91e83edae'10 people on Twitter' exult in demise of Boston Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69ad87450ac64c8785cbeba163d6330dTue, 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."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69ad87450ac64c8785cbeba163d6330dRomanian officials raid homes in medicines corruption probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3286141ed6e4e879aed6876768f14b1Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3286141ed6e4e879aed6876768f14b1Man killed by escort possibly linked to missing womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce4ca59c03fd4d5b9155f754053e648dTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce4ca59c03fd4d5b9155f754053e648d3 Russian opposition figures go on hunger strikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6405728f2bd4a91b6bc3f60c12e38a7Tue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6405728f2bd4a91b6bc3f60c12e38a7UK priest who fled after fleecing flock jailed in Englandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79d6987b476e48a8b3c8c3e2aa1e4a7eTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79d6987b476e48a8b3c8c3e2aa1e4a7eNigerian leader visits Cameroon as Boko Haram attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/840616ac7b5f4f798d8e9b8d1187843aTue, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/840616ac7b5f4f798d8e9b8d1187843a