FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 28 May 2016 09:04:54 -07:00Sea Shepherd founder Paul Watson rams whalers for a livinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b084caada624324bde49255c3375186Sat, 28 May 2016 15:55:55 GMTPARIS (AP) — He's a fugitive on Interpol's Red List and a marine vigilante who's done jail time for extradition requests. Yet to many, he's also a heroic marine conservationist who risks his life and those of his crew to save countless endangered whales, turtles, dolphins and sharks from slaughter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b084caada624324bde49255c33751861 dead, another wounded in Florida shooting spreehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f769e36ddf8d4efbaa6117556106c5eaSat, 28 May 2016 13:50:25 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is accused of killing his girlfriend, shooting his boss and then firing at deputies before being captured following a seven-hour standoff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f769e36ddf8d4efbaa6117556106c5eaA state divided: Do you call it Taylor ham or pork roll?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3d72027e444aa5a20c5faeea9cb409Sat, 28 May 2016 15:26:52 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — It's one of the most divisive issues in New Jersey, one that inflames regional rivalries and spurs fierce debate among residents and lawmakers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3d72027e444aa5a20c5faeea9cb409The Latest: Pilot who crashed WWII plane was 'extraordinary'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755d1e4735ae431ea46d632502625f8aSat, 28 May 2016 13:36:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the fatal crash of a vintage World War II plane into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755d1e4735ae431ea46d632502625f8aHow the AP-NORC poll on the 2016 election was conductedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64df3ad44c874aa49cb8c7b98ef739fdSat, 28 May 2016 14:25:03 GMTThe Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll on the feelings about the 2016 election was conducted by NORC from May 12-15. It is based on online and telephone interviews of 1,060 adults who are members of NORC's nationally representative AmeriSpeak panel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64df3ad44c874aa49cb8c7b98ef739fd11 hit by lightning in a Paris park; 8 of them childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f256469d436d4e5a805f44b5382c7345Sat, 28 May 2016 15:52:52 GMTPARIS (AP) — A Paris fire service spokesman says 11 people including eight children have been hit by lightning in a Paris park after a sudden spring storm overtook a child's birthday party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f256469d436d4e5a805f44b5382c7345Cleveland authorities to tout convention preparednesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb1680b31663484f9e03a8b1a57043fdSat, 28 May 2016 14:04:46 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — City officials plan to present an overview of security preparation for this summer's Republican National Convention in Cleveland, seeking to counter continuing concerns about readiness to host the event expected to bring 50,000 visitors to northeast Ohio.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb1680b31663484f9e03a8b1a57043fdRed Bull's Ricciardo takes pole position for Monaco GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3243ed22cbb243dfbb97ca8a209434deSat, 28 May 2016 14:18:40 GMTMONACO (AP) — Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo took pole position Saturday for the Monaco Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes pair Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, whose car stalled in the final part of qualifying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3243ed22cbb243dfbb97ca8a209434deOfficials: Man charged 9 years after bomb left in NC Walmarthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/771a1532d5cd43e397d7379bb818336cSat, 28 May 2016 15:26:46 GMTSYLVA, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a fingerprint has led them to a man who placed a pipe bomb near small propane tanks in a Walmart in the North Carolina mountains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/771a1532d5cd43e397d7379bb818336c'Technical issue' cripples much of Swedish air traffichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d095157638c740b2a98156b55afb3027Sat, 28 May 2016 15:35:53 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish officials say "a technical problem" is affecting air traffic control operations in Sweden — the second such issue in two weeks to hit the Scandinavian nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d095157638c740b2a98156b55afb3027Taxpayers to foot bill for Arpaio's defiance of court orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc09a8451d0e4d77b98559c500fc6e95Sat, 28 May 2016 15:56:42 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Taxpayers already on the hook for $54 million in a racial profiling case against the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix are about to get walloped with another worrisome cost.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc09a8451d0e4d77b98559c500fc6e95Spain police nab 7 suspects of large Francis Bacon art heisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e58e2e117178476c88d30d2f11fea0bfSat, 28 May 2016 15:54:54 GMTMADRID (AP) — Seven people suspected of being involved in stealing five paintings by the Irish-born painter Francis Bacon worth more than 25 million euros ($27.8 million) have been arrested, Spanish police said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e58e2e117178476c88d30d2f11fea0bfWest Bank buries wounded Palestinian who was killed in Marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f08d1823b9dc48f7a815b8b5afd3c598Sat, 28 May 2016 14:30:00 GMTHEBRON, West Bank (AP) — Over a thousand people have attended the West Bank funeral of a Palestinian who was shot and killed by an Israeli soldier while he lay wounded after carrying out a stabbing attack on security forces in March.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f08d1823b9dc48f7a815b8b5afd3c598FIFA: 'Ludicrous' to claim Infantino plot to remove Scalahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c20d872c71b243fe9f3fcb89daf93d64Sat, 28 May 2016 15:19:35 GMTMILAN (AP) — An alleged plot by FIFA President Gianni Infantino to oust the official who oversaw the salary offer he refused to accept has been dismissed as "ludicrous" by world soccer's governing body.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c20d872c71b243fe9f3fcb89daf93d64Syria rebels under fire from IS militants, government troopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a45c5ea47ac04a0dbdefa0724a4a002cSat, 28 May 2016 15:10:44 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants entered a major Syrian opposition stronghold in the country's north on Saturday, clashing with rebels on the edges of the town as the extremist group builds on its most significant advance near the Turkish border in two years — even as it loses ground elsewhere in the country and in neighboring Iraq.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a45c5ea47ac04a0dbdefa0724a4a002cThe Latest: Clement and French federation end their disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da7b59205065472bb148295d6218fd24Sat, 28 May 2016 14:03:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da7b59205065472bb148295d6218fd24South Korean president visits Uganda to talk business, tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0827f79b29cd4ea4a44c5242dafb9e62Sat, 28 May 2016 14:49:19 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Korea's president has arrived in Uganda for a two-day state visit during which she is expected to discuss business and trade opportunities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0827f79b29cd4ea4a44c5242dafb9e62Probe underway into fatal river crash of vintage WWII planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42bf19092dcf4b2faa91a13b682b3f7aSat, 28 May 2016 14:11:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police divers were expected to begin raising the wreckage Saturday of a vintage World War II plane that crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, killing the pilot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42bf19092dcf4b2faa91a13b682b3f7aPark Service considers visitor caps, expects record crowdshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45e9131c781841039da88753f0ad3ebfSat, 28 May 2016 15:14:14 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — As the National Park Service kicks off a centennial summer expected to draw record crowds, the agency is seriously considering caps on how many people pass through some of the country's most iconic landscapes and historical sites each day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45e9131c781841039da88753f0ad3ebfRussia's Olympic Committee says 8 of its athletes tested positive in London 2012 doping retestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e2192f53e4444aaa5e8bfda05d0f17Sat, 28 May 2016 14:57:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Olympic Committee says 8 of its athletes tested positive in London 2012 doping retests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e2192f53e4444aaa5e8bfda05d0f17NASA slowly inflating new room at space station on 2nd tryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22c8330a9d3d42e6ae7c027897f498f4Sat, 28 May 2016 14:41:46 GMTCAPE CANVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA slowly inflated a new experimental room at the International Space Station on Saturday, with better luck than the first try two days earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22c8330a9d3d42e6ae7c027897f498f4New Bevo, ill Mike remind us how attached we are to mascotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bcb6111ebf241abb15f6e680b34932fSat, 28 May 2016 15:06:58 GMTWord about college mascots in Texas and Louisiana this week was a reminder of the strong emotional connection sports fans have with live animal mascots.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bcb6111ebf241abb15f6e680b34932fAP Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/486fdd47e201491897364e88b593d283Sat, 28 May 2016 13:50:03 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's government has offered the new Taliban leader a choice: make peace or face the same fate as his predecessor, killed in a U.S. drone strike last week. But Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada is a hard-liner who has used his religious credentials to justify the Taliban insurgency that has killed or wounded tens of thousands of Afghan civilians as a "holy war" and his succession has inspired little hope for an end to the bloodshed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/486fdd47e201491897364e88b593d283Schools preparing for the worst, with active shooter drillshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f931cbb6eae84533b50d0dcf8b160bdeSat, 28 May 2016 13:49:11 GMTCARMEL, Ind. (AP) — "Lockdown, lockdown, lockdown. This is a drill."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f931cbb6eae84533b50d0dcf8b160bdeTour de Belgique race cancels stage after mass crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64749c67add940c98429ff449f73c078Sat, 28 May 2016 14:36:02 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Tour de Belgique cycling race says it has canceled its fourth stage following a serious crash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64749c67add940c98429ff449f73c078Piller, Simpson share lead after 2nd round at Colonialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39ea4fab1c2d4cd3a927b509db8bde46Sat, 28 May 2016 15:54:06 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Martin Piller made a short birdie putt on the 18th hole Saturday morning to finish the suspended second round at Colonial in a tie with Webb Simpson for the lead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39ea4fab1c2d4cd3a927b509db8bde46Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00eb709bc70b425ea98f03c1062315bbSat, 28 May 2016 14:38:18 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A congressional field hearing in the coming week on a proposal to create a national monument in northern Maine underscores how partisan lines have been drawn as Republican lawmakers try to rein in the expansion of public lands by Democratic President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00eb709bc70b425ea98f03c1062315bbLeave baby wild animals alone, new campaign stresseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01b476fa176f43ffa3ba49a29d27234aSat, 28 May 2016 14:15:17 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota wildlife official is trying to combat a scene she sees several times every summer: A mom and her children show up carrying a box with holes poked in the top and a baby wild animal inside.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01b476fa176f43ffa3ba49a29d27234aTurkey's Erdogan condemns US over Kurdish militia insigniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fafeb39e1a34d7a8e6d209fdc3e6858Sat, 28 May 2016 13:37:09 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president has pressed ahead with his criticism of the United States over the U.S. troops' wearing the patches of Kurdish forces.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fafeb39e1a34d7a8e6d209fdc3e68588 Russian athletes test positive in 2012 doping retestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c6b4b36631b4a768a34f91fc3580989Sat, 28 May 2016 15:46:28 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Olympic Committee said Saturday that eight of the country's athletes have registered positive in doping retests for the 2012 London Games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c6b4b36631b4a768a34f91fc3580989Sea Shepard founder Paul Watson rams whalers for a livinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80d9836d52ad4edb9a8e5514360136e7Sat, 28 May 2016 15:04:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — He's a fugitive on Interpol's Red List and a marine vigilante who's done jail time for extradition requests. Yet to many, he's also a heroic marine conservationist who risks his life and those of his crew to save countless endangered whales, turtles, dolphins and sharks from slaughter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80d9836d52ad4edb9a8e5514360136e7Family of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over searchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eae4fe8f079641f6a00ab75980da7f68Sat, 28 May 2016 14:41:35 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — When she became lost in the Maine woods, Appalachian Trail hiker Geraldine Largay did what she thought she was supposed to do. She stayed put, pitched her tent and waited for help.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eae4fe8f079641f6a00ab75980da7f68Fire official: 6 of the 11 people electrocuted at a Paris park are seriously injured, including 4 childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1352463970541798207f5ce748df8b1Sat, 28 May 2016 15:50:34 GMTPARIS (AP) — Fire official: 6 of the 11 people electrocuted at a Paris park are seriously injured, including 4 children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1352463970541798207f5ce748df8b111 hit by lightning in a Paris park, many at child's partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46670e8462554bac9d1039d81845f6f8Sat, 28 May 2016 15:21:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — A Paris city councilor says at least half a dozen children have been hit by lightning in a Paris park after a sudden storm overtook their birthday party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46670e8462554bac9d1039d81845f6f8Pakistan arrest 2 officials for helping slain Taliban chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07b82e628a404f999fb535406111d176Sat, 28 May 2016 15:36:28 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani spokesman says federal investigators have arrested two officials involved in issuing Pakistani documents to the slain Taliban chief, Mullah Akhtar Mansour, and his family.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07b82e628a404f999fb535406111d176Official: 11 people hit by lightning in a Paris park, including children at a birthday partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce11c4511c524780831f5a78556686abSat, 28 May 2016 15:13:29 GMTPARIS (AP) — Official: 11 people hit by lightning in a Paris park, including children at a birthday party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce11c4511c524780831f5a78556686abSlain Utah rail worker to be honored amid homicide probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc030c4ea4034b51b611df45e7980e5bSat, 28 May 2016 14:25:11 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Family, friends and colleagues are honoring a slain Utah rail worker Saturday as police investigate whether a father and son accused of tying up five women in a basement were involved in his disappearance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc030c4ea4034b51b611df45e7980e5bThe Latest: European artists win for cartoons on migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48e06d59db04447ab49ea758b00f037cSat, 28 May 2016 14:44:06 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48e06d59db04447ab49ea758b00f037cThe Latest: Play resumes at French Open after rain delayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e43e318d13747c9b34d080fff9fc973Sat, 28 May 2016 15:39:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e43e318d13747c9b34d080fff9fc973Italian, Irish ships save more than 500 migrants Saturdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fc3545b1e044d4bbe47c9f285bd7337Sat, 28 May 2016 14:04:22 GMTROME (AP) — Italian coast guard and navy ships, aided by an Irish naval vessel, saved more than 500 migrants from smugglers' boats in the Mediterranean off Libya on Saturday, Italian and Irish officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fc3545b1e044d4bbe47c9f285bd7337Beaches open as tropical depression looms off Carolinashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37a5666b03af495f896778332b979319Sat, 28 May 2016 14:12:18 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Tropical storm warnings are up all along the South Carolina coast as a tropical depression moves toward shore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37a5666b03af495f896778332b979319Report: Cost of replacing Flint water pipes double estimateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e9c548eaebf4d4386058ddcf8a2dbf5Sat, 28 May 2016 15:47:07 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — Replacing water pipes due to the lead-tainted crisis in Flint could be at least twice the price of previous estimates, according to a report obtained by a newspaper.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e9c548eaebf4d4386058ddcf8a2dbf5Ex-presidents meet with Venezuela government, oppositionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c73cfe7555047ad96c47359e88ccc03Sat, 28 May 2016 15:28:45 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A group of former presidents has held secret meetings with members of Venezuela's opposition and government representatives in the Dominican Republic in an attempt at mediating the South American nation's political standoff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c73cfe7555047ad96c47359e88ccc03Egypt sentences ex-minister, his 2 sons for corruptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d6e961740614266ab14b35ab8e14d73Sat, 28 May 2016 14:46:44 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's official news agency says a Cairo Criminal Court has convicted and sentenced former Information Minister Safwat el-Sharif and two of his sons for corruption to between five and 10 years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d6e961740614266ab14b35ab8e14d73US naval, air maneuvers become 'new normal' in Asia Pacifichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b56c6d8f7d4833b6eaeabb614fd073Sat, 28 May 2016 13:42:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — American ships and fighter jets maneuvering across the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan represent the "new normal" in U.S.-Pacific relations despite rising tensions with China and Moscow.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b56c6d8f7d4833b6eaeabb614fd073Memories the momentum behind saving Kansas City arenahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5968b2d1d5384ac59455f1ccbe7c4050Sat, 28 May 2016 14:33:56 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The fate of an iconic Missouri arena might be resting on the memories of a generation of Midwesterners who once flocked there for large concerts and sports events.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5968b2d1d5384ac59455f1ccbe7c4050UK police probe who killed wild birds in a village pondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25bee4fea04946f4963f9704d790140dSat, 28 May 2016 13:42:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police have issued a warning after wild birds in a treasured village pond were shot dead, apparently with an air rifle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25bee4fea04946f4963f9704d790140dIllinois students give Civil War vets 'their identity back'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed23973af5f14601b7a87471f3231790Sat, 28 May 2016 14:36:58 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — With more than a century of rain, wind, snow and pollution conspiring to erase what was once carved into a row of headstones, about the only thing anyone in the tiny north-central Illinois community of Odell knew of the men buried there was that they'd fought in the Civil War.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed23973af5f14601b7a87471f3231790The hype is back at Indy and everyone wants to win the 100thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1d26e3801884549b5fbc804cf29aa58Sat, 28 May 2016 14:59:58 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tony Kanaan spent the final practice before the Indianapolis 500 talking to the race track.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1d26e3801884549b5fbc804cf29aa58Palestinian leader wants time cap for any talks with Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/866e68a8013e4b3d831be223f1641064Sat, 28 May 2016 15:21:39 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Palestinian president says if any Palestinian-Israeli negotiations are relaunched by a conference due in Paris next month, they should have a time cap and a mechanism to implement their resolutions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/866e68a8013e4b3d831be223f1641064