FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:08:44 -08:00Boulders cleared, Zion National Park road open slidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9b356d0caf44ab6bfca0c7d63d4670dThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:14:57 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a scenic drive at Zion National Park in Utah is open again after crews using fire hoses removed massive boulders that tumbled onto the road nearly a week ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9b356d0caf44ab6bfca0c7d63d4670dTrump arrives in Washington with a wave and a salutehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b44b6af34e0e4bc19f114b938bac3080Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:08:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump traded in his beloved private plane for a military jet Thursday and swooped into Washington for three days of inaugural festivities. As the president-elect left New York behind, the capital braced for an onslaught of inaugural crowds and demonstrators numbering in the hundreds of thousands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b44b6af34e0e4bc19f114b938bac3080Raiders file papers to move from Oakland to Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c9667f728d040b2bbcde142f54c7fbaThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:39:32 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have filed paperwork to move to Las Vegas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c9667f728d040b2bbcde142f54c7fbaUN approves resolution backing Gambia's new President Adama Barrow and urges ex-leader Yahya Jammeh to leave peacefullyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da84a587622140db9c3e4245444d5b9aThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:18:20 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — UN approves resolution backing Gambia's new President Adama Barrow and urges ex-leader Yahya Jammeh to leave peacefully.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da84a587622140db9c3e4245444d5b9aKerry appeals for diplomacy as he leaves State Departmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88ce9947b5604f9c946fb92b773f4199Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:31:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As Secretary of State John Kerry prepared to leave the State Department, he appealed on Thursday to the incoming Trump administration to embrace creative diplomacy and international engagement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88ce9947b5604f9c946fb92b773f4199Federal watchdog sues TCF Financial over overdraft feeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f67785bf2c3b41b68f1ed0181aa4cc69Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:50:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal consumer finance regulators said Thursday they were suing TCF Financial Corp., alleging the bank deceived consumers so it could charge them exorbitant overdraft fees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f67785bf2c3b41b68f1ed0181aa4cc69Invitations in hand, West Bank settlers head to inaugurationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9889a85e149c47259975967a3d855a41Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:25:50 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — For nearly 50 years, Israel's settler movement has been criticized, condemned and ostracized by the international community. But on Friday, they say they will be greeted with open arms as invited guests to President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9889a85e149c47259975967a3d855a41US bombers strike 2 Islamic State camps in Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/716976bdae5a4541b004734a76179c4eThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:58:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers attacked a pair of Islamic State military camps in Libya, killing more than 80 fighters in an unusual mission that may have marked the final demonstration of military force of President Barack Obama's global counterterrorism campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/716976bdae5a4541b004734a76179c4eCalifornia scientist names moth species after Donald Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fada3d859c664be185ccf59d307856d2Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:27:30 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A scientist in California has named a newly discovered moth species after President-elect Donald Trump, saying the white and yellow scales on the insect's head are reminiscent of Trump's blond hairdo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fada3d859c664be185ccf59d307856d2The Latest: Treasury pick Mnuchin says US won't risk defaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5631d1c05b646f5b56fb96cb9868af3Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:13:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5631d1c05b646f5b56fb96cb9868af3Marlins acquire RHP Straily from Reds for 3 minor leaguershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b89efa5139b1400db5522efffcf84411Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:19:33 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins traded two of their top pitching prospects Thursday to acquire immediate rotation help.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b89efa5139b1400db5522efffcf84411Suspected WWII bomb found in River Thames in Londonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a345dba2263a426b983bd9f79f128d83Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:34:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Two of London's busiest bridges were closed Thursday and roads cordoned off after a suspected World War II bomb was found in the River Thames.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a345dba2263a426b983bd9f79f128d83New Gambia president inaugurated in Senegal; Jammeh defianthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab207d1a41e049208f5d104a8e67250aThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:45:27 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A new Gambian president was sworn into office in neighboring Senegal on Thursday while Gambia's defeated longtime ruler refused to step down from power, deepening a political crisis in the tiny West African country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab207d1a41e049208f5d104a8e67250a'An Inconvenient Sequel' kicks off climate-focused Sundancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b650f333900c4fc096852f1da6b99606Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:11:29 GMTPARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Ten years after the watershed environmental documentary "An Inconvenient Truth" debuted, climate change is as dire as ever and yet the solutions are right in front of us, say directors Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk, whose film "An Inconvenient Sequel" kicks off the Sundance Film Festival on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b650f333900c4fc096852f1da6b99606Bruce Springsteen gives farewell concert for Obama staffershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed73f14ca88d4f59a09eb8bc6c994defThu, 19 Jan 2017 17:28:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's farewell gift to some of his longtime staffers was a private concert from "The Boss."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed73f14ca88d4f59a09eb8bc6c994defExperts close Cyprus talks to narrow differences day earlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/860b196f3b26418f895d71fbd8d56320Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:04:49 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A United Nations envoy says diplomats meeting at a Swiss resort to figure out if differences are bridgeable in a deal to reunify ethnically split Cyprus have wrapped up their work a day early.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/860b196f3b26418f895d71fbd8d56320Blue Jays ownership involved in bringing Bautista backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7addd6a1c3c842bd864344d6ad9f9c44Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:55:02 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said ownership got involved in the re-signing of veteran Jose Bautista.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7addd6a1c3c842bd864344d6ad9f9c44Oakland Raiders file paperwork with NFL to relocate to Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de54b61dff9343779e00b5f7fec91383Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:44:40 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Oakland Raiders file paperwork with NFL to relocate to Las Vegas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de54b61dff9343779e00b5f7fec91383Mystery deepens after judge removes herself from more caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0f0857c5696420bbd9c9105c868fa84Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:43:36 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The mystery behind unusual happenings in a federal judge's courtroom is deepening: The judge has removed herself from more than two dozen cases since a trial she presided over abruptly ended last month, court records show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0f0857c5696420bbd9c9105c868fa84The Latest: Filmmaker Moore to appear at Trump protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfa74c09a0434493bf1a012bba64a394Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:33:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfa74c09a0434493bf1a012bba64a39441st President Bush stable, wife '1,000 percent better'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e08602211234f648cf5329ee3294a6fThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:57:25 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush, who has pneumonia, remained in stable condition Thursday at Houston Methodist Hospital, while his wife, Barbara, said she is feeling "1,000 percent better" after undergoing treatment for bronchitis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e08602211234f648cf5329ee3294a6fAlbanian teacher arrested for pro-IS propagandahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9217b702544249c18f16dd08dfee4c18Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:26:53 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police said Thursday they had arrested a theology teacher for making statements supportive of the Islamic State extremist group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9217b702544249c18f16dd08dfee4c18Who is Gambia's new leader? A look at Adama Barrowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e38588ce074b483ea947b00d1de19a91Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:26:30 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Adama Barrow is a former businessman and real estate mogul who emerged as the unlikely head of a coalition of several Gambian opposition parties. He was sworn in Thursday in Gambia's embassy in neighboring Senegal after a dramatic political crisis — and just days after a personal tragedy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e38588ce074b483ea947b00d1de19a91War of words over Trump plans to expand Scottish resorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91dc50317e9c40138a83d770e30dc6c6Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:05:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump has vowed his company will do "no new foreign deals" while he is president. But he's left "new" and "deals" open to interpretation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91dc50317e9c40138a83d770e30dc6c6In bipartisan nod, GOP-led Mississippi Senate commends Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a23f27bfc34358ac0e33ff67b84af3Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:26:56 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Republican-led Mississippi Legislature has resisted much of President Barack Obama's agenda. But in a bipartisan gesture of goodwill, the state Senate is calling the Democrat "one of the most consequential presidents in recent history."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a23f27bfc34358ac0e33ff67b84af3In Minnesota, rainy-day fund may help cover insurance hikeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af45a4f906f400ea91d9f78656f2a4bThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:44:14 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are working to offset massive health insurance premium increases for more than 100,000 residents who buy their own coverage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4af45a4f906f400ea91d9f78656f2a4bUS government releases final batch of bin Laden documentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aabd400fb530440ca70b2662815140a9Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:49:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is releasing the last of three installments of documents belonging to Osama bin Laden that were found in the terrorist's secret compound in Pakistan in 2011.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aabd400fb530440ca70b2662815140a9Perry says he regrets call to eliminate Energy Departmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eadb23e736146a29b74ff28e0376eb1Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:14:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to head the Energy Department, said Thursday he regrets his infamous statement about abolishing the federal agency and insisted it performs a critical function.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eadb23e736146a29b74ff28e0376eb1US bombers strike Islamic State camps in Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5039ccfca724d45983babd95f9d2648Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:02:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers attacked a pair of Islamic State military camps in Libya, killing more than 80 fighters in an unusual mission that may have marked the final demonstration of military force of President Barack Obama's global counterterrorism campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5039ccfca724d45983babd95f9d2648Dog found with ears, nose cut off; Reward offered for arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e0b560809d4082a544dad1f4c0c0dcThu, 19 Jan 2017 17:25:57 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Animal welfare authorities in Detroit are trying to find whoever is responsible for maiming a dog found with his ears and nose cut off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e0b560809d4082a544dad1f4c0c0dcImages show Nigeria bombed refugee camp multiple timeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b9c4bef35084de3a07c403b82b23634Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:29:23 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Satellite imagery supports witness accounts that Nigeria's military bombed a refugee camp with "multiple air-dropped munitions," even though tents should have been easily visible, Human Rights Watch said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b9c4bef35084de3a07c403b82b23634Judge removed from string of cases after trial's abrupt endhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d2206e33699442a895b0790b594272eThu, 19 Jan 2017 17:37:08 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The mystery behind unusual happenings in a federal judge's courtroom is deepening. Court records show the judge has removed herself from more than two dozen cases since a trial she presided over abruptly ended last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d2206e33699442a895b0790b594272eThe Latest: Treasury pick promises no US default on debtshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e4e3cb6b3844e27bdbc10be3aa951dcThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:38:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e4e3cb6b3844e27bdbc10be3aa951dcObama releases final batch of bin Laden documentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf043ca53c1940caa6ade37439f69196Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:17:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In its final hours, the Obama administration on Thursday released the last of three installments of documents belonging to Osama bin Laden that were seized in a 2011 raid that killed the al-Qaida leader in his secret compound.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf043ca53c1940caa6ade37439f69196US ends probe of Tesla fatal crash without seeking recallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2620f0fd7894413b492e5d4a9d027d9Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:06:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into a fatal crash involving electric car maker Tesla Motors' Autopilot system without seeking a recall, but they criticized the way the company markets the semi-autonomous driving feature.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2620f0fd7894413b492e5d4a9d027d9Mexican president, residents mourn school shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daeea731e00c4998ab0cb458032a0569Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:41:21 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — A 15-year-old student who killed himself and shot a teacher and two other students in the head had told some classmates he was going to bring a gun to school the next day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daeea731e00c4998ab0cb458032a0569Russian business world hopes for relief from Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d212bd61d524567a6a31f73c143d731Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:44:32 GMTDAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Few people are more eager for Donald Trump's arrival in the White House than those who do business in Russia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d212bd61d524567a6a31f73c143d731UN adopts resolution backing Gambia's new President Barrowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a2fd9a5bd3a4a9fb9131fa033b9b789Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:38:12 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution expressing "full support" to Gambia's new President Adama Barrow and calling on ex-leader Yahya Jammeh to step down, condemning his attempts to usurp power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a2fd9a5bd3a4a9fb9131fa033b9b789A tale of 2 inaugurations: Trump vs. Gambia's chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdc3e7fb6c24f8db99b3119230c8964Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:33:07 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — One inauguration has been planned for months, with a global spotlight and a Washington setting. The other was announced just hours ahead of time and took place outside the country after weeks of chaos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdc3e7fb6c24f8db99b3119230c8964The Latest: Border Patrol to bring tamed Mustangs to paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/812f767d52734543a55e21ddc9341b74Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:26:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/812f767d52734543a55e21ddc9341b74Spike Lee won't use Chrisette Michele over inaugural gighttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bb936c331e1466b9e5a529fc52015d7Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:50:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Spike Lee says he won't be using Chrisette Michele's music in an upcoming project because of her decision to perform at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bb936c331e1466b9e5a529fc52015d7New Gambia president inaugurated in Senegalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb8d6b7b700f49d0b510eaa8d549d221Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:48:42 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A new Gambian president has been sworn into office in neighboring Senegal, while Gambia's defeated longtime ruler refuses to step down from power, deepening a political crisis in the tiny West African country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb8d6b7b700f49d0b510eaa8d549d221Hotelier Schrager says pardon by Obama will bring closurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfd397662de74fc58206b99bc441d679Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:43:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hotelier and real estate developer Ian Schrager says his presidential pardon will bring important closure for him and his family.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfd397662de74fc58206b99bc441d679'Gorilla' or 'guerrilla'? Adler apologizes for Venus remarkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6528ecb5662c4f18b04781c8bafd52e1Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:46:57 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A TV commentator has apologized for how he spoke about Venus Williams' play at the Australian Open, saying he was describing her aggressive style as "guerrilla" tactics and not comparing her to a "gorilla."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6528ecb5662c4f18b04781c8bafd52e1Graceland Black Lives Matter protest prompts lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d664a3677a5543348557e6061cb08238Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:34:31 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Five people have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Memphis and Elvis Presley's Graceland, saying they were discriminated against at a Black Lives Matter protest during the annual vigil commemorating the singer's death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d664a3677a5543348557e6061cb08238Report: IS lost a quarter of its territory in 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d860416c834b44fc93d293ce6a32535aThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:13:22 GMTIRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Researchers say the Islamic State group lost nearly a quarter of its territory last year, as an array of forces pressured it on multiple fronts in Syria and Iraq.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d860416c834b44fc93d293ce6a32535aUS lawsuit says preschool wrongly expelled disabled childhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec3ca9ae057b41618f533f84d56e2d45Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:09:19 GMTMOORESTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A company that runs a New Jersey preschool is defending itself against a federal complaint that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act when it expelled a child with Down syndrome because she wasn't potty-trained.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec3ca9ae057b41618f533f84d56e2d45Turkish lawmaker chains self to rostrum, sparks new brawlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d764b049aa4a4abf388f71334a66c5Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:04:59 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish legislator handcuffed herself to parliament's rostrum on Thursday to protest a reform package that would give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office executive powers. The move sparked fighting between women legislators, who were seen slapping each other.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d764b049aa4a4abf388f71334a66c5Polish police release protesters' photos, seeking identitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7ac724e4ca04e56a35254b2a71449edThu, 19 Jan 2017 17:49:20 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's interior minister defended the decision to post photos of some anti-government protesters to illustrate the country's "zero tolerance for breaches of the law," but opposition lawmakers Thursday called it an act of "political revenge" intended to intimidate government critics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7ac724e4ca04e56a35254b2a71449edDeputy killed in North Dakota shootout had just started jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d322adb98e9474384024f0d1140791dThu, 19 Jan 2017 18:40:19 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy and a man suspected of stealing a minivan were killed in a shootout in northern North Dakota in which several officers opened fire, Rolette County Sheriff Gerald Medrud said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d322adb98e9474384024f0d1140791d