FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 May 2016 09:04:17 -07:00Sea Shepherd founder Paul Watson rams whalers for a living, 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. dead, another wounded in Florida shooting spree, 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. state divided: Do you call it Taylor ham or pork roll?, 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. Latest: Pilot who crashed WWII plane was 'extraordinary', 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): the AP-NORC poll on the 2016 election was conducted, 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. hit by lightning in a Paris park; 8 of them children, 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. authorities to tout convention preparedness, 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. Bull's Ricciardo takes pole position for Monaco GP, 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. Man charged 9 years after bomb left in NC Walmart, 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.'Technical issue' cripples much of Swedish air traffic, 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. to foot bill for Arpaio's defiance of court order, 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. police nab 7 suspects of large Francis Bacon art heist, 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. Bank buries wounded Palestinian who was killed in March, 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. 'Ludicrous' to claim Infantino plot to remove Scala, 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. rebels under fire from IS militants, government troops, 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. Latest: Clement and French federation end their dispute, 28 May 2016 14:03:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): Korean president visits Uganda to talk business, trade, 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. underway into fatal river crash of vintage WWII plane, 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. Service considers visitor caps, expects record crowds, 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.'s Olympic Committee says 8 of its athletes tested positive in London 2012 doping retests, 28 May 2016 14:57:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Olympic Committee says 8 of its athletes tested positive in London 2012 doping retests. slowly inflating new room at space station on 2nd try, 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. Bevo, ill Mike remind us how attached we are to mascots, 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. Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leader, 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. preparing for the worst, with active shooter drills, 28 May 2016 13:49:11 GMTCARMEL, Ind. (AP) — "Lockdown, lockdown, lockdown. This is a drill." de Belgique race cancels stage after mass crash, 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., Simpson share lead after 2nd round at Colonial, 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. for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan, 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. baby wild animals alone, new campaign stresses, 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.'s Erdogan condemns US over Kurdish militia insignia, 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. Russian athletes test positive in 2012 doping retests, 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. Shepard founder Paul Watson rams whalers for a living, 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. of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over search, 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. official: 6 of the 11 people electrocuted at a Paris park are seriously injured, including 4 children, 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. hit by lightning in a Paris park, many at child's party, 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. arrest 2 officials for helping slain Taliban chief, 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. 11 people hit by lightning in a Paris park, including children at a birthday party, 28 May 2016 15:13:29 GMTPARIS (AP) — Official: 11 people hit by lightning in a Paris park, including children at a birthday party. Utah rail worker to be honored amid homicide probe, 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. Latest: European artists win for cartoons on migrants, 28 May 2016 14:44:06 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local): Latest: Play resumes at French Open after rain delay, 28 May 2016 15:39:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):, Irish ships save more than 500 migrants Saturday, 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. open as tropical depression looms off Carolinas, 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. Cost of replacing Flint water pipes double estimates, 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. meet with Venezuela government, opposition, 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. sentences ex-minister, his 2 sons for corruption, 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. naval, air maneuvers become 'new normal' in Asia Pacific, 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. the momentum behind saving Kansas City arena, 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. police probe who killed wild birds in a village pond, 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. students give Civil War vets 'their identity back', 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. hype is back at Indy and everyone wants to win the 100th, 28 May 2016 14:59:58 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tony Kanaan spent the final practice before the Indianapolis 500 talking to the race track. leader wants time cap for any talks with Israel, 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.