FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 May 2016 03:42:46 -07:001st cruise from a US port in decades leaves Miami for Cuba, 02 May 2016 10:10:17 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Passengers have set sail from Miami on a historic cruise to Cuba, the first in decades to depart from a U.S. seaport for the communist island nation. police officer kills wife in public, then himself, 02 May 2016 09:48:21 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that a police officer shot his wife in public before shooting himself in the country's eastern Paktika province. Labour Party suspends councilor over anti-Israel postings, 02 May 2016 10:22:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — The anti-Semitism dispute bedeviling Britain's Labour Party ahead of an election Thursday has continued with the suspension of a city councilor. politics playing a big role for Trump, Clinton, 02 May 2016 07:45:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — She has no stamina. She shouts. She's got nothing going for her but being a woman. and US-led coalition pound Islamic State group, 02 May 2016 08:51:24 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. sending students home early to cope with heat wave, 02 May 2016 10:30:37 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has shortened the school day by one hour to help students cope with a heat wave that has pushed temperatures as high as 42 degrees Celsius (107.6 degrees Fahrenheit). Benckiser Korea apologizes for deadly sterilizers, 02 May 2016 09:37:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — British consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser apologized Monday for selling deadly disinfectants that killed or injured hundreds of people, five years after the government ordered the company to remove the products from shelves for health risks. PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia, 02 May 2016 08:36:54 GMTColorful lanterns in Seoul for Buddha's birthday, an anti-Rohingya protest in Myanmar and sumo wrestlers holding babies were among editors' picks of images from around Asia last week. worries about its citizens abroad after North threat, 02 May 2016 08:50:53 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seoul has instructed its foreign embassies to take extra precautions against possible North Korean attempts to kidnap or attack South Koreans abroad, officials said Monday. fires sweep across north India, 02 May 2016 07:32:55 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive forest fires sweeping across the north Indian state of Uttarakhand have killed at least seven people in recent weeks, and were threatening two tiger reserves, officials said Monday. says he's founder of Bitcoin digital cash, 02 May 2016 09:53:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — An Australian man long thought to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator. urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsula, 02 May 2016 09:42:47 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official news agency reports that President Hassan Rouhani is pushing for a Korean peninsula free of nuclear weapons. of the gun safety features over time, 02 May 2016 07:34:03 GMTDaytona Beach, Florida-based iGun Technology Corp. has been developing a "smart gun," a firearm that uses a ring with a chip in it to send a signal to a circuit board embedded in the firearm so that only an authorized user can fire the gun. to consider request to move hot car death trial, 02 May 2016 10:35:45 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A judge is expected to consider whether to move the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die. confident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indian, 02 May 2016 07:30:19 GMTLA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race. a high-tech solution to make firearms safer, 02 May 2016 07:35:54 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Mossberg is among a small number of pioneers looking to build a safer gun. But unlike many others, he was in the gun business when he started down that path. affects commuter train service into Washington, 02 May 2016 07:46:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The derailment of a CSX train in Washington, D.C. is forcing some commuters to find a different way to work. suspect arrested in north Lebanon, 02 May 2016 10:37:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese authorities have arrested a dual Syrian-Australian national in northern Lebanon on suspicion of terrorism, Lebanese security officials said Monday. Things to Know for Today, 02 May 2016 10:17:48 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:'s loss raises questions for Supreme Court, 02 May 2016 07:48:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two months, 31 arguments and 18 decisions since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, is the Supreme Court hopelessly deadlocked or coping as a party of eight? crucial to energy exploration abandon $34B merger, 02 May 2016 08:37:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two companies crucial to the business of U.S. energy exploration have abandoned their planned $34 billion merger, the Justice Department said Sunday. Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness, 02 May 2016 09:11:32 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" signs they had made from fern fronds. confident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indiana, 02 May 2016 09:55:25 GMTLA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race. in Seattle as May Day marchers take to streets, 02 May 2016 08:50:48 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police used pepper spray to disperse black-clad anti-capitalist protesters authorities say threw rocks, flares, bricks and Molotov cocktails at officers during a rowdy May Day gathering. abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs up, 02 May 2016 09:15:27 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Was it a blip, or a breakthrough? has a 'plan B' for convention _ outside help, 02 May 2016 07:46:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has a Plan B if he's faced with a contested convention, and it involves the sort of outside groups that he's called "corrupt." Chicks adding 9 more dates to US tour, 02 May 2016 10:23:33 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Dixie Chicks are adding more concerts to their U.S. tour that starts this summer. announces $7 billion plan to develop Mekong region, 02 May 2016 09:41:23 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Japan's foreign minister announced a $7 billion initiative Monday to promote development in Southeast Asia's Mekong region, which encompasses parts of Vietnam, Laos and Thailand through which the river flows. journalists call protest over police raid at syndicate, 02 May 2016 08:25:57 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's journalists' syndicate called for the dismissal of the interior minister and an immediate sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo on Monday, to protest the police detention of two journalists on its premises the night earlier. to know: the benefits of students taking a gap year, 02 May 2016 07:42:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's daughter Malia is taking a year off after graduating from high school before attending Harvard University as part of an expanding program for students known as a "gap year." inclusion in films static, diversity drops, study says, 02 May 2016 10:36:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD's annual study.'s Communist Party places outspoken tycoon on probation, 02 May 2016 10:28:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's Communist Party has placed a property mogul and outspoken government critic on probation for a year after he criticized state media for pledging absolute loyalty to the party. stocks mixed after Asia falls; Tokyo down 3 percent, 02 May 2016 09:35:04 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — European shares were mostly higher Monday despite a weak start for the week in Asia, where the Tokyo benchmark fell more than 3 percent as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of fresh stimulus from Japan's central bank.'s nuclear chief visits Prague to talk business, 02 May 2016 09:30:12 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — The sanctions lifted, the head of Iran's nuclear program is coming to talk business with Czech leaders. of 5 Egyptians deepens mystery over Italian's death, 02 May 2016 07:36:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — It was a brutal killing that became an international incident: An Italian graduate student disappeared from the streets of the Egyptian capital in January, his body discovered days later dumped by a roadside, tortured to death. survivors give Indonesian gov't list of mass graves, 02 May 2016 10:24:56 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Survivors of Indonesia's anti-communist massacres in 1965 have submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government after the president called for an investigation into the killings. extends cease-fire by 48 hours, 02 May 2016 10:24:10 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's state news agency says the military has extended its cease-fire around Damascus and opposition strongholds in the eastern suburbs for another 48 hours. University football player killed in motorcycle crash, 02 May 2016 09:06:26 GMTGULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — A Troy University football player has died following in a motorcycle crash in Alabama. Latest: Sick-out by Detroit teachers shuts 67 schools, 02 May 2016 09:55:41 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the sick-out that's closed dozens of Detroit schools on Monday (all times local): fire destroys historic New York City church, 02 May 2016 10:12:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A historic church in New York City was destroyed in a raging fire just hours after its Orthodox worshippers celebrated Easter. by Detroit teachers closes dozens of schools, 02 May 2016 10:07:22 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Dozens of Detroit Public Schools are closed for the day Monday, the district said, after the teachers union urged members to call in sick in a protest over funding issues. seeks path to calm in Syria, 02 May 2016 08:36:21 GMTGENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has opened a second day of talks in Geneva aimed at finding a way to restore at least a partial truce in Syria amid continuing attacks in Aleppo. arguments set in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trial, 02 May 2016 07:42:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The trial of alleged "Grim Sleeper" Lonnie Franklin Jr. headed to a close Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer who stalked women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic, then laid low for 14 years before renewing the grisly sex attacks. hits Islamic State group in Syria, dozens killed, 02 May 2016 07:55:59 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military has reportedly hit Islamic State positions in Syria with artillery and drone attacks, killing 63 militants. US soldiers due in Moldova for military exercises, 02 May 2016 08:21:11 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Some 200 U.S. soldiers will arrive in Moldova for more than two weeks of exercises, in a show of U.S. military strength in the region. Obama to enter Harvard in 2017 after taking gap year, 02 May 2016 07:39:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A year off between high school and college is becoming a popular choice for U.S. students and it has caught the eye of President Barack Obama's daughter, Malia. The White House says the high school senior will enter Harvard in 2017, not later this year as had been widely expected. plane prepares to leave California for Arizona, 02 May 2016 07:37:32 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane is preparing to leave California for Arizona to continue its journey around the world using only energy from the sun. government suspends participation in peace talks, 02 May 2016 10:17:14 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — The United Nations envoy for Yemen says the country's government delegation has suspended its participation in peace talks aimed at ending fighting in the impoverished Arab country. journalists stage protest over police raid at union, 02 May 2016 10:26:39 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's journalists' syndicate called for the dismissal of the interior minister and an immediate sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo on Monday, to protest the police detention of two journalists on its premises the night earlier. militants say 1 killed in training accident, 02 May 2016 09:52:58 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic Jihad militant group says one of its members has been killed in an explosion.