FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 May 2016 23:47:55 -07:00Protesters rally ahead of McDonald's shareholders' meeting, 26 May 2016 06:04:10 GMTOAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — Protesters rallied outside a McDonald's for higher wage, and the company says employees at its headquarters were working from home Wednesday ahead of more planned demonstrations tied to its annual shareholders' meeting.' Duterte apologizes to Trudeau over beheading, 26 May 2016 05:39:31 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' presumptive president-elect said Thursday he apologized to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over the beheading by Muslim militants of a Canadian hostage in the southern province of Sulu. in sync with Japanese Prime Minister Abe's own agenda, 26 May 2016 05:06:32 GMTISE, Japan (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies began their summit Thursday by visiting Ise Shrine, the most hallowed site for Japan's indigenous Shinto religion — one of many aspects of the gathering that dovetail with Abe's long-term diplomatic and political agenda. 46 states made prison-related reforms in 2014-15, 26 May 2016 06:33:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A new analysis has found that nearly every state made prison-related reforms in 2014 and 2015. Peterson planned celebration after hit on prosecutor, 26 May 2016 03:55:46 GMTCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — Drew Peterson was planning an alcohol-fueled prison celebration after arranging for another inmate's uncle to kill the prosecutor who helped convict him in his ex-wife's death, according to wiretapped conversations played in court. to 2012 Georgia 20-week abortion ban revived, 26 May 2016 03:51:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A 2012 Georgia law banning abortions after 20 weeks quietly took effect nearly six months ago with no fanfare or resistance — until lawyers for three obstetricians who had challenged the measure realized what had happened. missing frog, turtle species making return to Yosemite, 26 May 2016 04:06:06 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming through California's Yosemite National Park after a decades-long absence, officials said Wednesday. image-conscious Dubai, even police patrol in luxury cars, 26 May 2016 06:09:46 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Image is everything in Dubai — even when fighting crime. problem knocks Yankees 1B Teixeira out of lineup again, 26 May 2016 04:20:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Just as one aging slugger gets ready to return to the New York Yankees, they're concerned about the health of another. services set for officer shot during traffic stop, 26 May 2016 06:32:22 GMTCHARLTON, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts community is paying its final respects to a police officer who was fatally shot during a traffic stop. Obama set to speak at Native American commencement, 26 May 2016 06:16:18 GMTSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Michelle Obama plans to address 105 Native American high school graduates Thursday during a commencement speech that comes as she tries to spotlight the plight of tribal youth in the final months of her husband's presidency. 20 homes damaged, no injuries in Kansas storms, 26 May 2016 05:21:42 GMTCHAPMAN, Kan. (AP) — About 20 homes were damaged Wednesday night in a rural area of northern Kansas after a large tornado passed through but there were no immediate reports of injuries, the state Highway Patrol said. Jersey lawmakers to vote on Atlantic City rescue bills, 26 May 2016 06:34:41 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are set to vote on an Atlantic City rescue package to keep the struggling resort town from running out of money.'s RBI single in 13th, Brewers beat Braves 3-2, 26 May 2016 04:55:04 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers squandered a bases-loaded chance in the 12th inning. Taiwan president to visit allies Panama, Paraguay, 26 May 2016 05:00:21 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan says President Tsai Ing-wen will visit allies Panama and Paraguay next month on her first overseas trip since taking office, amid speculation over possible moves by China to tighten its diplomatic noose around the self-governing island. Hiroshima serves as memorial for all victims of WWII, 26 May 2016 04:55:09 GMTCARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — The suffering he endured during World War II still haunts 95-year-old Lester Tenney, who has black lung disease from working as a prisoner of war in a Japanese coal mine. 1 dead, 3 others wounded in shooting inside New York City concert venue where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform, 26 May 2016 03:58:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police: 1 dead, 3 others wounded in shooting inside New York City concert venue where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform. Weather service says twister just missed Kansas town, 26 May 2016 04:53:52 GMTDODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather affecting parts of the central U.S. (all times local): airstrike hits Hamas sites after Gaza rocket attacks, 26 May 2016 05:41:13 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military says its aircraft have struck two Hamas militant sites in southern Gaza in response to rocket fire toward Israel.'s top court allows Italian marine to return home, 26 May 2016 06:34:37 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's top court has allowed an Italian marine to return home while international arbitration takes place over a 2012 fatal shootings of two Indian fishermen in which he and a fellow marine are implicated. OFF: Harper slumping, Fernandez rolling in NL East, 26 May 2016 06:16:40 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: Latest: China's state media concerned about G-7 agenda, 26 May 2016 06:04:26 GMTISE, Japan (AP) — The latest news on the Group of Seven summit in Japan, where the leaders of the seven advanced economies are meeting for two days (all times local): aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with reality, 26 May 2016 06:31:07 GMTTOBA, Japan (AP) — There is the soaring rhetoric. And then there's the messy reality. beat Reds 3-1 behind Kazmir to complete 3-game sweep, 26 May 2016 05:33:52 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers finished a three-game sweep of the last-place Cincinnati Reds and extended their winning streak to a season-high four games. on AP investigation of perimeter security at US airports, 26 May 2016 04:22:16 GMTThe squeeze began after The Associated Press revealed that intruders hop fences, slip past guardhouses and crash cars through gates at the nation's busiest airports far more often than the public realizes. Since publication of that investigation last spring, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration has clamped down on the release of information about airport perimeter breaches. But using litigation and public records requests, the AP is now able to document 345 breaches dating to 2004 at 31 major U.S. airports, including dozens of previously undisclosed incidents. Due to secrecy, that is still an undercount. Here are some questions and answers on AP's reporting: accuses US of hampering trade with steel duties, 26 May 2016 04:59:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China accused the United States on Thursday of hampering trade after Washington imposed duties of up to 450 percent on Chinese steel in its latest response to a flood of low-priced imports. the exotic cars parked in the Dubai police's garage, 26 May 2016 06:11:17 GMTThe Dubai police have built up a high-horsepower arsenal of luxury sports cars and SUVs over the years to complement their fleet of green-and-white patrol cruisers.' Seattle: Lind's 6 RBIs lead Mariners past A's 13-3, 26 May 2016 05:55:35 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Adam Lind felt he was building toward something after a sluggish start to his first season in Seattle. Latest: G-7 leaders sit down for talks on world economy, 26 May 2016 05:31:43 GMTISE, Japan (AP) — The latest news on the Group of Seven summit in Japan, where the leaders of the seven advanced economies are meeting for two days (all times local): in Mozambique, Mauritius to be analyzed by MH370 team, 26 May 2016 06:09:43 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Three pieces of debris found washed ashore in Mozambique and the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius will be examined by investigators in Australia to see if they came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, officials said Thursday. phone app grows in use, steering mariners away, 26 May 2016 06:37:35 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — With summer whale watching season fast approaching, conservation advocates and government agencies who want to protect whales say a mobile app designed to help mariners steer clear of the animals is helping keep them alive. says he gave himself aliases often in business, 26 May 2016 04:54:32 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Wednesday that he often used aliases to purchase real estate — but continued to deny he'd been caught on tape pretending to be an imaginary spokesman in a recently-released recording. of some perimeter breaches at major US airports, 26 May 2016 04:25:30 GMTAn Associated Press investigation has documented 345 instances in which people hopped over, crawled under, drove cars through or otherwise breached the fences and gates protecting the perimeters of 31 of the nation's busiest airports between January 2004 and mid-February. Open Lookahead: Djokovic, Nadal seek milestone wins, 26 May 2016 06:14:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal both will be expected to beat much lower-ranked opponents in the second round of the French Open on Thursday. Zealanders to pay $20 for cigarette pack under tax plan, 26 May 2016 06:36:30 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Smokers in New Zealand will pay $20 for a pack of cigarettes under the government's budget plan released Thursday. Polluting industries will also get hit with higher taxes. email use broke federal rules: inspector's report, 26 May 2016 06:33:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found. Her aides twice brushed aside concerns, in one case telling technical staff "the matter was not to be discussed further." hits first 2 HRs of season, Blue Jays top Yankees 8-4, 26 May 2016 04:06:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Once he finally produced some power at the plate, Russell Martin got into a dangerous groove. 4 shot inside NYC concert venue, 26 May 2016 03:50:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say four people have been shot inside a concert venue in New York City, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform., Love power Cavaliers to 116-78 romp over Raptors, 26 May 2016 04:43:37 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Back home, the Cavaliers were not hospitable. Just rude. Day of strikes, protests, fuel blockades over labor, 26 May 2016 05:51:06 GMTLE HAVRE, France (AP) — Union activists are burning tires and blocking a major bridge on the northern French coast on a day of nationwide strikes and protests over a labor reform. 500 champions choose the most important non-driver, 26 May 2016 06:29:01 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — It was 1945 and the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway was in disrepair. Already in desperate need of improvements, a third of Gasoline Alley had burned four years earlier. Then came World War II and a four-year hiatus for the Indianapolis 500. lawmaker links trade dispute with asylum seekers, 26 May 2016 04:57:31 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's deputy prime minister is being criticized for suggesting that a temporary ban on cattle exports to Indonesia five years ago hindered ties with Jakarta that contributed to an influx of asylum seekers arriving on Australian shores by boats from Indonesia. taps financial advisory firm Lazard for recall woes, 26 May 2016 05:20:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Money-losing Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. hired financial advisory and asset management firm Lazard on Thursday to help tackle financial problems and massive recalls. votes to bar purchases of heavy water from Iran, 26 May 2016 03:52:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted Wednesday to bar the U.S. government from future purchases of heavy water from Iran, undercutting the controversial nuclear pact with that nation and earning a certain veto threat on a key government funding bill. states sue over Obama's school transgender directive, 26 May 2016 05:58:35 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity. 1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at NYC concert venue, 26 May 2016 05:38:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — One person was killed and three others wounded in a shooting inside a concert venue in New York City, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform, police said. head to 1st Cup final after 5-2 win over Blues, 26 May 2016 06:29:40 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Two years after their most devastating playoff loss, the San Jose Sharks held their most meaningful celebration. Intruders breach US airport fences about every 10 days, 26 May 2016 04:19:40 GMTUnder pressure to prevent people from sneaking onto runways and planes at major U.S. airports, authorities are cracking down — not on the intruders who slip through perimeter gates or jump over fences, but on the release of information about the breaches. retrieve body of Dutch climber who died on Everest, 26 May 2016 06:25:39 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A helicopter has retrieved the body of a Dutch climber who died last week on Mount Everest while attempts were being made to retrieve the bodies of two other climbers. man's attempt to take car leads to deadly Utah chase, 26 May 2016 06:10:15 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The repossession agent showed up around midnight to a cul-de-sac in a small Utah city, his girlfriend a passenger in his company tow truck. As he backed up to a driveway to take back an SUV belonging to a woman who had fallen behind on a title loan, her husband came outside to intervene.