FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 03 May 2016 03:44:13 -07:00Liberty House confirms bid for Tata Steel assets in UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e33027689db41c7abfe3ed4d3b69e93Tue, 03 May 2016 09:42:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — Commodities trading firm Liberty House has confirmed that it will bid for Tata Steel's available assets in the U.K., including the Port Talbot plant in south Wales.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e33027689db41c7abfe3ed4d3b69e93Defense Secretary Ash Carter: US serviceman killed 'in the neighborhood' of Irbil, Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f77499c3aca45ba84097b8148fac686Tue, 03 May 2016 09:46:15 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter: US serviceman killed 'in the neighborhood' of Irbil, Iraq.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f77499c3aca45ba84097b8148fac686Judge agrees to move trial for dad in toddler hot SUV deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b84341e117ca46c5b883b08912467236Tue, 03 May 2016 07:41:26 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Acknowledging the intense and extensive media coverage of the case of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die, the judge decided it would be wise to move the trial away from the county where the boy died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b84341e117ca46c5b883b08912467236The Latest: New deadly violence in Syrian city of Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3491cc46dc044d0bb6cd23c4e42c3edcTue, 03 May 2016 10:23:38 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war and the escalating violence in the contested northern city of Aleppo (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3491cc46dc044d0bb6cd23c4e42c3edcTens of thousands Shiite pilgrims converge on Baghdad shrinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65acea5c7614aebad85a2f8d1b21632Tue, 03 May 2016 08:47:13 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims converged Tuesday on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a revered imam as authorities tightened security measures in the Iraqi capital amid concerns of more attacks by Sunni extremists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65acea5c7614aebad85a2f8d1b21632Long Island's first science-focused high school is closinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7a77f2c135849b6932fc82300b0e882Tue, 03 May 2016 10:38:25 GMTSYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) — Long Island's first science-focused high school is slated to close in June due to a $1 million budget gap and low enrollment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7a77f2c135849b6932fc82300b0e882Dwyane Wade 'honored' to be Prince's favorite playerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7954476e6ef041c48450ef4b71d33cfeTue, 03 May 2016 10:25:46 GMTDwyane Wade says he's feeling "all kinds of emotions" after hearing that he was Prince's favorite basketball player.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7954476e6ef041c48450ef4b71d33cfeSpain king signs decree for unprecedented new electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f91695232a84d6592b60f9463bb1771Tue, 03 May 2016 10:06:41 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's king signed a decree Tuesday dissolving parliament and setting a new election for June 26 after legislators chosen in an inconclusive December vote failed to agree on the country's next prime minister.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f91695232a84d6592b60f9463bb1771Uber, China's Alipay expand cooperation to foreign marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53168bf10054d13af9f68c7152e66caTue, 03 May 2016 07:40:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber and the payment service of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group are expanding a partnership to allow Chinese travelers to summon and pay for a car in any country where Uber operates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53168bf10054d13af9f68c7152e66caKenya: Baby saved from collapsed building after 80 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eee48186f3b4f6db9374feb7d7fcae0Tue, 03 May 2016 10:31:40 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan hospital official says a child estimated to be seven months old has been rescued from the rubble of a building that collapsed three and half days ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eee48186f3b4f6db9374feb7d7fcae0EU trims economic growth forecasts amid global uncertaintyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe429b0d0b6049a5842c5866f080a9c9Tue, 03 May 2016 09:42:56 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has trimmed its economic growth forecasts for the 19 countries that share the euro, saying the recovery could be held back by a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe429b0d0b6049a5842c5866f080a9c9Move over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up nexthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dda764aeda46b1a4f3d040694ca8f7Tue, 03 May 2016 07:52:43 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — It's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday — ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dda764aeda46b1a4f3d040694ca8f7Islanders look to bounce back in Game 3 against Lightninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c49dacc5ba84c38bc5104ff1dec2d72Tue, 03 May 2016 07:29:25 GMTSYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c49dacc5ba84c38bc5104ff1dec2d72Indian teenager dies while shooting selfie with loaded gunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6652f9fb8bdb46beb60f93160fcd77dfTue, 03 May 2016 10:32:52 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A teenager has died after accidentally shooting himself while posing for a selfie with a loaded handgun held to his head, police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6652f9fb8bdb46beb60f93160fcd77dfDetails of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cbdbadade0c4684a2cc509f4e5ee123Tue, 03 May 2016 08:54:02 GMTTOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world's last great master of Cold War-era spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cbdbadade0c4684a2cc509f4e5ee123French parliament debates labor law after violent protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68e3a226b49440719840111d16b657faTue, 03 May 2016 07:58:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — After a month of often violent protests, French legislators are starting to debate a hotly contested labor bill that would make it easier to lay off workers and weaken some union powers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68e3a226b49440719840111d16b657faFuneral will honor 6 of 8 victims in Ohio family shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff2e8307e754bbeb3d9e8ad3ce7f6aaTue, 03 May 2016 09:54:15 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — There will be "ample security" at the funeral for six of the eight people shot and killed in rural southern Ohio in what authorities call a planned attack targeting one family, Ohio's attorney general said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff2e8307e754bbeb3d9e8ad3ce7f6aaRouhani rallies for more freedom of speech in Iranhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a0317ebc38c44819a7fa59abc24d20cTue, 03 May 2016 09:51:12 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has rallied for more freedom of speech in his country, saying government critics should not be imprisoned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a0317ebc38c44819a7fa59abc24d20cDeputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b31753372ae0435d98b3f066e598c814Tue, 03 May 2016 08:22:25 GMTTAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b31753372ae0435d98b3f066e598c814Anti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90246d02657421e92159cdd79e71a88Tue, 03 May 2016 07:54:24 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90246d02657421e92159cdd79e71a88Australia plans to halve budget deficit within 3 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/324664872f974166857a16e356a663f3Tue, 03 May 2016 10:03:45 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's government says it plans to reduce its budget deficit by more than half in three years while maintaining momentum in a sluggish economy with personal and business tax cuts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/324664872f974166857a16e356a663f3Myanmar fire leaves 440 Rohingya families homelesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e05abedd6855456bb0b61818ddfe7d35Tue, 03 May 2016 10:08:41 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire on Tuesday burned down a camp in western Myanmar that shelters members of the country's persecuted Rohingya minority, leaving 440 families homeless.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e05abedd6855456bb0b61818ddfe7d35Jim Beam fills 14 millionth bottle of bourbonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ae4d1e96964420fb055197aafbadaecTue, 03 May 2016 10:27:07 GMTCLERMONT, Ky. (AP) — Jim Beam has filled and sealed its 14 millionth barrel of bourbon since the 1933 repeal of Prohibition, achieving a first in the bourbon industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ae4d1e96964420fb055197aafbadaecRemains of Captain Cook's ship likely off Rhode Island coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab28a99ba8f47caa5b00fa2397f9434Tue, 03 May 2016 10:19:55 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Researchers are set to announce that they believe the famed ship used by the legendary explorer Captain James Cook to sail around the world is submerged somewhere in Rhode Island's Newport Harbor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab28a99ba8f47caa5b00fa2397f9434Defense Sec'y Carter says Russia is 'nuclear saber-rattling'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db69470aae0e4e96842b73c9ec97c21fTue, 03 May 2016 10:16:47 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter is criticizing Russia for aggression in Europe and is promising to continue a military buildup to deter war on NATO's eastern flank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db69470aae0e4e96842b73c9ec97c21f10 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb1b60e0e3194732aabb7c0818462046Tue, 03 May 2016 10:06:44 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb1b60e0e3194732aabb7c0818462046Solar plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a115eda6e69241af8c974b52ff963f7fTue, 03 May 2016 08:37:45 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — An airplane powered only by sunlight has arrived in a Phoenix suburb after completing the latest leg of its global trip.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a115eda6e69241af8c974b52ff963f7fHungary's supreme court clears way migrant quotas referendumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3fe8b15881b45a2a736ac3e6ecdeba8Tue, 03 May 2016 08:01:08 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's Kuria, the supreme court, has cleared the way for a government-initiated referendum on a European Union plan for a quota for the resettlement of migrants and refugees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3fe8b15881b45a2a736ac3e6ecdeba8Grandparent: Teacher hangs boy hung from chalkboard by belthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9f43135d8a147e18097f3f1a11e849cTue, 03 May 2016 09:56:14 GMTCONYERS, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia woman says her grandson's teacher made him hang by his belt from the top of a chalkboard as punishment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9f43135d8a147e18097f3f1a11e849cDetention powers stir concern over Indonesia terror lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fd4b8bb3a448249e8fbd7df7547851Tue, 03 May 2016 07:25:12 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A lawmaker involved in vetting Indonesia's proposed counter-terrorism law says a contentious provision allowing detention without trial for six months could undermine the fight against Islamic extremism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fd4b8bb3a448249e8fbd7df7547851Romania: minister who quit amid opera dispute, wants to stayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff6f247fe76e455a981bee2f69ae3fcaTue, 03 May 2016 09:58:52 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's culture minister who resigned over his failure to resolve a bitter dispute at Romania's main opera house involving internationally acclaimed ballerina Alina Cojocaru, says he has changed his mind.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff6f247fe76e455a981bee2f69ae3fcaPress Freedom: Journalists face murders but keep workinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db00fe3aa174473b07a7c47677b61b5Tue, 03 May 2016 10:12:25 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — For Abdiqadir Dulyar, simply reading messages sent to his phone can send shivers down his spine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db00fe3aa174473b07a7c47677b61b5NATO alliance getting new supreme commanderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83dad419e27d4e5c999e613b141eee18Tue, 03 May 2016 09:44:29 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The NATO alliance is getting a new supreme commander this week, a former top-ranking U.S. military officer in Korea who has been described by Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a proven warrior-diplomat and "a soldiers' general."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83dad419e27d4e5c999e613b141eee18INSIDE WASHINGTON: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutinyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac585bee558b4b56bbf1f3fbbdd69f68Tue, 03 May 2016 07:23:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "The Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac585bee558b4b56bbf1f3fbbdd69f68More violence kills 9 in contested Syrian city of Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/338754df67004aa69977f2438738b9b3Tue, 03 May 2016 09:29:09 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels and government forces on Tuesday shelled each other's neighborhoods in Aleppo, leaving at least nine dead and scores wounded on both sides as the diplomatic focus moved to Moscow where the U.N. envoy for Syria was to hold talks in efforts to restore a piecemeal cease-fire that would also include the contested northern city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/338754df67004aa69977f2438738b9b3Bangladesh war crimes court sentences 4 to deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85384af2db3d481087edf106f2224302Tue, 03 May 2016 09:14:20 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A special war crimes court in Bangladesh has sentenced four men to death for killing, torture, arson and looting during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85384af2db3d481087edf106f2224302Once a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump countryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc309711ba24fd1a648947741c72153Tue, 03 May 2016 07:22:23 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit, "Achy Breaky Heart." And nearly 20,000 supporters attended a riverfront re-election rally, dozens collapsing from heat exhaustion in the August sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc309711ba24fd1a648947741c72153EU forecasts only modest growth amid global uncertaintyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/219177b1b76e4cd0b686f742533afb1fTue, 03 May 2016 09:05:46 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union forecasts that economic growth is likely to remain moderate in the 19 countries that share the euro in the near future in the face of a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/219177b1b76e4cd0b686f742533afb1fBMW sees higher net profit on strong Europe, Asia saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8340e816394f768303f1482cb78fd6Tue, 03 May 2016 09:07:59 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent in the first quarter as the company saw strong sales in key markets in Europe and Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8340e816394f768303f1482cb78fd6South Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company troublehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a55395a430244042b27f575aabb4e688Tue, 03 May 2016 08:52:39 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea's organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a55395a430244042b27f575aabb4e688Singapore detains 8 Bangladeshis suspected of IS group linkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad78b23a3e7242068183a2e419d18be4Tue, 03 May 2016 10:34:12 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore has detained eight Bangladeshi workers on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their home country, authorities said Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad78b23a3e7242068183a2e419d18be4BMW enjoys strong Europe, Asia sales but cautious on outlookhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4be90b831a43409a912a3c4e523452b1Tue, 03 May 2016 10:02:28 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent in the first quarter thanks to strong sales in Europe and Asia, but the company gave a restrained outlook for the rest of the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4be90b831a43409a912a3c4e523452b1France: US-EU trade deal blocked, probably doomedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a41916f8c7f3456c84e98cc4b2e19886Tue, 03 May 2016 09:22:08 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's trade minister says a huge free trade deal between the U.S. and Europe is probably doomed, and France would reject the current version because it's too friendly to U.S. business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a41916f8c7f3456c84e98cc4b2e19886Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec0336c18a1454586863eb8be472e47Tue, 03 May 2016 10:20:06 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec0336c18a1454586863eb8be472e47Philippines to discuss lease of Japan surveillance planeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b99cf655dd145409846bcfb9291dd1cTue, 03 May 2016 09:44:35 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief said Tuesday his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b99cf655dd145409846bcfb9291dd1cIndia says its top court must rule on Italian marine's bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9d419165a24cc8997233dd04dc22bfTue, 03 May 2016 08:19:21 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India said its Supreme Court must approve the bail conditions for an Italian marine to return to his country during the arbitration process involving the fatally shootings of two Indian fishermen in 2012.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9d419165a24cc8997233dd04dc22bfThreats force Afghan boy, fan of Messi, to leave the countryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59f6a0e5c3344329afa8de13207cb3c7Tue, 03 May 2016 09:45:57 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The family of a 5-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his soccer hero Lionel Messi was forced to leave Afghanistan amid constant telephone threats, the boy's father said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59f6a0e5c3344329afa8de13207cb3c7Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat templehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/232388e535934f8e8e380af145c7bfe2Tue, 03 May 2016 10:36:26 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/232388e535934f8e8e380af145c7bfe2Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd8a38fed92848d9906a2e9788ace759Tue, 03 May 2016 10:19:27 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City's fans, at least the ones in Thailand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd8a38fed92848d9906a2e9788ace759Syrian media say rebel shelling in city of Aleppo kills 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e030abf92f44c5e96958a0317aebb01Tue, 03 May 2016 07:47:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media say new rebel shelling of government-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least seven people and wounded 35.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e030abf92f44c5e96958a0317aebb01