FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 May 2017 04:26:19 -07:00BA travelers face third day of delays, cancellations, 29 May 2017 08:47:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — Travelers with airlines in the British Airways group faced a third day of delays and cancellations, mainly on short-haul routes and in smaller numbers than over the weekend, when the company suffered a colossal IT failure. public split on idea to cite military in constitution, 29 May 2017 10:56:31 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Poll results released Monday show that about half of Japan's population supports a constitutional revision that would clarify the legality of the country's military, a new approach Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is proposing as his party struggles to gain public support for a change. missile launch may be testing rivals, not technology, 29 May 2017 09:22:08 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's latest missile test Monday may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology than with showing U.S. and South Korean forces in the region that it can strike them at will. protest power cuts, protester killed in clashes, 29 May 2017 09:03:50 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A government official says violence erupted at demonstrations against power cuts in several towns in northwestern Pakistan, leading to clashes with police that killed a protester and wounded several. forces make gains in southern city under siege, 29 May 2017 08:14:06 GMTMARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Philippine forces control most of a southern city where militants linked to the Islamic State group launched a bloody siege nearly a week ago, authorities said Monday, as the army launched airstrikes and went house-to-house to crush areas of resistance. gathers data on foreigners in the country, 29 May 2017 10:41:48 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's deputy defense minister has cited security concerns in Europe as he tries to justify a move to gather data on foreigners visiting and living in the country. growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GP, 29 May 2017 10:12:49 GMTMONACO (AP) — It used to be a case of guessing the winning margin for Mercedes in the constructors' championship, and a toss-up between which of its two drivers would win the Formula One title. drug theft at VA: Recent cases involving health clinics, 29 May 2017 07:36:15 GMTGovernment data obtained by The Associated Press show more cases of opioid drug theft or missing prescriptions at Department of Veterans Affairs health facilities despite new prevention efforts. The VA inspector general's office opened 36 new criminal investigations into possible drug theft from Oct. 1 to May 19. Doctors, nurses or pharmacy staff in the VA's network of more than 160 medical centers and 1,000 clinics are suspected of siphoning away controlled substances for their own use or street sale — sometimes to the harm of patients., Iberia travelers face 3rd day of delays, cancellations, 29 May 2017 09:41:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — Travelers on British Airways and its sister airlines in Spain faced a third day of delays and cancellations Monday, mainly on short-haul flights in Europe, after the company suffered a colossal IT failure over the weekend. ban to test Supreme Court view of presidential power, 29 May 2017 07:30:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump. Latest: Muguruza's match stopped at French Open, 29 May 2017 09:57:47 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry, 29 May 2017 09:39:30 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police have made an arrest on the south coast of England in the widening inquiry into the deadly Manchester concert bombing. Syria, more airstrikes hit IS de facto capital of Raqqa, 29 May 2017 09:29:35 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say more airstrikes and artillery shelling have hit the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group. officers on trial for planning Istanbul leg of coup, 29 May 2017 09:22:26 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The trial against 23 army officers who allegedly planned the Istanbul stage of last summer's failed military coup has opened in the outskirts of the city. fan remembers Gregg Allman's life-affirming sound, 29 May 2017 09:11:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The stage remains dark in the moments before the final show. It's the Allman Brothers' annual New York City Beacon Theater run, in March 2011. celebrates anniversary of Mount Everest conquest, 29 May 2017 07:59:55 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's mountaineering community was celebrating the first conquest of Mount Everest 64 years ago Monday, as well as this year's climbing season during which hundreds scaled the world's highest peak. FACT CHECK: A rash of Trump statements under scrutiny, 29 May 2017 07:15:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has reopened his Twitter spigot now that his foreign trip is over, so brace yourself. The intensifying investigations into Russian interference in the election and the potential involvement of associates have reached his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and appear to have caught the president in a bare-knuckled mood. spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US ties, 29 May 2017 10:24:49 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says Berlin is still committed to strengthening trans-Atlantic relations after Merkel suggested Europe can no longer entirely rely on the U.S.'s music legacy is vast but hard to find, 29 May 2017 10:39:33 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Detroit has the Motown Museum. Mississippi has a blues trail. Memphis has Graceland, Sun Studio and the Stax Museum of American Soul. police: 2 Britons arrested for ramming pedestrians, 29 May 2017 09:30:16 GMTMADRID (AP) — Authorities in Spain say the two men arrested for ramming into pedestrians in a southern coastal town are British nationals who appeared to be drunk. Eight people, including a newborn baby and the driver, were injured. North Korea missile launches test US, South Korea, 29 May 2017 08:44:30 GMTNorth Korea's ballistic missile test on Monday was its ninth this year, the South Korean military says, in an ongoing challenge to new leaders in both the United States and South Korea. A look at key developments: Lanka races to rescue flood victims before rain resumes, 29 May 2017 07:33:22 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Helicopters searched for people marooned four days after rain-triggered floods and mudslides inundated Sri Lankan neighborhoods and killed at least 169 people. celebrates anniversary of Everest conquest, 29 May 2017 07:03:52 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's mountaineering community is celebrating the first conquest of Mount Everest and a successful climbing season in which hundreds of climbers scaled the world's highest peak. 'devastated' after shooting kills 8 in Mississippi, 29 May 2017 07:47:25 GMTBROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Head in hands, his voice strained, Vincent Mitchell sat outside his little yellow home and tried to make sense of how a family dispute led to a rampage that killed eight people, including the deputy who tried to keep them safe. Hollywood is giving its biggest stars digital facelifts, 29 May 2017 07:08:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp is 53 years old but he doesn't look a day over 26 in the new "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie — at least for a few moments. There was no plastic surgeon involved, heavy makeup or archival footage used to take the actor back to his boyish "Cry Baby" face, however. It's all post-production visual effects, and after a decade of refining the process since Brad Pitt ran the gamut of time in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," it's becoming commonplace in major Hollywood movies. Latest: Rights activists in Paris protest Putin visit, 29 May 2017 09:44:25 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to France (all times local): of search engine Yandex raided in Ukraine, 29 May 2017 11:07:21 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's intelligence agency is searching the offices of Yandex, a Russia-based Internet company best known for its search engine. ready for busy travel season; airlines could set record, 29 May 2017 09:57:24 GMTDALLAS (AP) — If you're planning a big vacation trip this summer, move over. You're going to have lots of company. Latest: Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Open, 29 May 2017 10:51:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): gains access to journalist detained in Turkey, 29 May 2017 10:47:13 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's Foreign Ministry says Turkish authorities have agreed to grant consular officials access for the first time to a German journalist detained about a month ago in Turkey. to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Day, 29 May 2017 07:11:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is preparing his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery. war begets 50 years of conflict for Israel, 29 May 2017 10:11:22 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — It may well be remembered as a pyrrhic victory for Israel: in six days it stunned the world by vanquishing several Arab armies, only to be saddled with a deeply corrosive 50-year fight with the Palestinians for the Holy Land. ready with evacuation plans as cyclone nears, 29 May 2017 11:09:53 GMTCOX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh is bracing for its first cyclone of the year, with more than 1,000 shelters set up for people who may need to evacuate as the storm approaches the low-lying delta nation. signs accord with archbishop to support Iraqi clinic, 29 May 2017 09:57:07 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government is donating 145 million forints ($525,000) to Saint Joseph's Clinic in Erbil, Iraq, which provides services for mainly Christian refugees living in the city. lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval, 29 May 2017 07:27:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is assailing internal leaks as he considers an overhaul of his White House staff and grapples with a burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign. defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing', 29 May 2017 07:22:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is defending an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications with Russia, describing it as a "good thing" as the Trump administration sought to quell mounting questions over secret ties to the Kremlin., Muguruza start title defenses at French Open, 29 May 2017 09:24:41 GMTPARIS (AP) — Garbine Muguruza and Novak Djokovic will start the defense of their titles at the French Open on Monday. flamenco festival set to mark 30 years, 29 May 2017 07:18:46 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dancers from across the U.S. and Spain will gather in New Mexico for the 30th anniversary of a preeminent international flamenco festival. view vets as strong candidates in bid to retake House, 29 May 2017 07:18:36 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Democrats hope to enlist military veterans in another type of fight — for majority control of the House. Latest: Raonic through to 2nd round at French Open, 29 May 2017 11:03:33 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): shares muted as investors await raft of economic data, 29 May 2017 09:11:06 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were listless Monday as investors hunkered down ahead of a raft of economic data later this week that will provide fresh insight into the world economy. Holidays in several key markets crimped trading volume. leaps into boat and lands on Australian fisherman, 29 May 2017 08:27:45 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A 73-year-old Australian fisherman said Monday that he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for when a 2.7-meter (9-foot) great white shark leapt into his boat, knocking him off his feet. authorities seize 605 kilos of meth from China, 29 May 2017 10:57:29 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine authorities said Monday that they have seized 605 kilograms (1,334 pounds) of high-grade methamphetamine shipped from China following a tip from the Chinese government. to host Ukraine talks in Berlin as fighting persists, 29 May 2017 10:26:29 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's Foreign Ministry says envoys from Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France will meet this week in Berlin to try and push forward the implementation of a peace deal for eastern Ukraine.'s music history _ a DIY tour, 29 May 2017 10:48:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia doesn't make it easy for music fans to explore the city's vast and rich musical legacy, but you can cobble together a do-it-yourself tour of the sights, sounds and neighborhoods that nurtured talent. Other places for inspiration: local news site Billy Penn puts out a Black Music Map every year in honor of Black History Month, and fans and experts offer tours through Jane's Walks, like this recent one exploring Ridge Avenue's jazz corridor. budget draws ire, concern from minority communities, 29 May 2017 07:10:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for minority communities say President Donald Trump's proposed budget answers the question he famously posed to black Americans during his campaign: "What the hell do you have to lose?"'s limits on selling cattle could hurt industry, diets, 29 May 2017 09:13:53 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A new ban imposed by India's government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries. boar charges Austrian children; none hurt, animal shot, 29 May 2017 07:56:04 GMTVIENNA (AP) — A wild boar charged at children at a playground in Vienna, then hid in shrubbery next to an apartment house before being shot by police. Exclusive: VA drug thefts continue despite new efforts, 29 May 2017 11:12:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities have launched dozens of new criminal investigations into possible opioid and other drug theft by employees at Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals, a sign the problem isn't going away despite new prevention efforts. paramilitaries move on key town near Syrian border, 29 May 2017 10:46:06 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi government-sanctioned paramilitary force moved on Monday to capture a key town beyond the city of Mosul from the Islamic State group, tightening its grip on series of towns and villages near the Syrian border, officials said.