FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 05 May 2016 07:16:38 -07:00Mariner rescued after 2-month ordeal at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e569349526f44b7bb01c9857336e4e2Thu, 05 May 2016 13:55:42 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Colombian mariner has been rescued after surviving a two-month ordeal in the Pacific by eating fish and seagulls to survive, the U.S. Coast Guard said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e569349526f44b7bb01c9857336e4e2Pakistan arrests 13 for strangling, burning girl for 'honor'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3a25b1e1c4b43bfa6290b27411b47f6Thu, 05 May 2016 12:19:31 GMTABBOTTABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say they have arrested 13 members of a local tribal council who strangled a local girl and set her body on fire for helping one of her friends elope.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3a25b1e1c4b43bfa6290b27411b47f6Brazilian justice suspends house speaker, foe of presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e4e2be31364420a4fc649a71ff892fThu, 05 May 2016 13:01:35 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A justice on Brazil's supreme court has suspended the leader of the country's lower house of Congress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3e4e2be31364420a4fc649a71ff892fIraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc879536916940b2b252cac1273636d5Thu, 05 May 2016 13:30:00 GMTRAMADI, Iraq (AP) — This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc879536916940b2b252cac1273636d5Police: Escaped inmate spotted at New Jersey pharmacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/123e9d4f6af449bbb953d4c14cf96076Thu, 05 May 2016 13:02:41 GMTBARNEGAT TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say security footage has captured images of an escaped inmate walking into a pharmacy, one day after vanishing from a state prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/123e9d4f6af449bbb953d4c14cf96076Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiativeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9098fddb025d4dae8a30dc874375c65aThu, 05 May 2016 13:35:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9098fddb025d4dae8a30dc874375c65aThe Latest: Autopsy shows slain student was stabbed 4 timeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c10f3eca5e4b6c8df1785dc6de6042Thu, 05 May 2016 13:27:27 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the stabbing death of a Fort Valley State University student in central Georgia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c10f3eca5e4b6c8df1785dc6de6042Consumer watchdog proposes ban on some arbitration clauseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd6df3ccb6ca4c1d97f1c48f02475dd9Thu, 05 May 2016 13:50:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If government regulators get their way, it's going to become a lot easier to sue your bank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd6df3ccb6ca4c1d97f1c48f02475dd9Fannie Mae posts $1.1B profit in 1Q; paying $919M dividendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7869fd1cf8994fc0b0c59c224a727ec0Thu, 05 May 2016 13:35:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Mortgage giant Fannie Mae posted net income of $1.1 billion for the first quarter, down from a year ago as declining interest rates reduced the value of the financial instruments it uses to hedge against rate swings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7869fd1cf8994fc0b0c59c224a727ec0Greek unions call 3-day general strike over austerity votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3f04d00a84848e7aa55781a74acacb9Thu, 05 May 2016 13:23:10 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Unions in Greece have a three-day general strike to protest a parliamentary vote on a new round of bailout austerity measures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3f04d00a84848e7aa55781a74acacb9Spanish court seeks arrest of Putin-linked Russianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e031953891453c9cf81dc17455380bThu, 05 May 2016 13:55:55 GMTMADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge wants two senior Russian officials with links to the Kremlin arrested so they can be questioned in court about suspected money laundering and criminal association.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e031953891453c9cf81dc17455380bKenya: Woman rescued after 6 days in collapsed buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b14ead35afd476c812c2382bd05dee5Thu, 05 May 2016 14:03:20 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan woman was rescued Thursday after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b14ead35afd476c812c2382bd05dee5Bail hearing for man charged with Jewish center bomb plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/953d5e514c7c4edb9ef26dca13c527eeThu, 05 May 2016 12:47:12 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A bail hearing is set for a man charged with plotting to bomb a Jewish synagogue and school in South Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/953d5e514c7c4edb9ef26dca13c527eeBeijing tightens hospital oversight following man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e64495a98f1d4a7eb904c73efa7ba636Thu, 05 May 2016 12:24:13 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's government health care regulator on Thursday ordered hospitals not to outsource medical services or promote false advertising amid a public outcry over the death of a young man who received expensive but ineffective treatments for a rare form of cancer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e64495a98f1d4a7eb904c73efa7ba636Markets Right Now: Energy sector leads early gains in stockshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a222d50924740588e69f839659efe99Thu, 05 May 2016 13:43:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a222d50924740588e69f839659efe99Kellogg's sales decline, but profit tops forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/104b8f5247a1429683f43c2e428f270fThu, 05 May 2016 12:49:00 GMTBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Kellogg's sales and profit declined in the first quarter as the maker of Frosted Flakes, Pop Tarts and Eggos worked to revive its cereal business and was hit by unfavorable currency translations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/104b8f5247a1429683f43c2e428f270f'Romeo and Juliet' takes on local twist in Gaza performancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48dc112cbdd34cd4874a30d6c5364f55Thu, 05 May 2016 13:07:34 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" has opened to audiences in the Gaza Strip, albeit with a distinctly Palestinian twist.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48dc112cbdd34cd4874a30d6c5364f55Police: Man climbed scaffolding at National Cathedralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1852ed06d45f4f9e8e40332b31d232baThu, 05 May 2016 12:24:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Police have talked down a man who was climbing scaffolding at the National Cathedral.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1852ed06d45f4f9e8e40332b31d232baRapper French Montana signs with Bad Boy and Epic Recordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b07554eed45346bda4320391c7cfac62Thu, 05 May 2016 14:05:29 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Rapper French Montana has signed with Bad Boy Entertainment and Epic Records, the music companies told The Associated Press on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b07554eed45346bda4320391c7cfac62Repole in Derby chase with Outwork, son of top sire Uncle Mohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c913425a046d4f12b29a5c2b2e2c0d1eThu, 05 May 2016 12:55:21 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Five years ago, Mike Repole was living the dream. He had already made his share of an estimated $4.1 billion fortune from the sale of the company that produced Vitaminwater, and now he had himself a Kentucky Derby favorite with a horse named Uncle Mo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c913425a046d4f12b29a5c2b2e2c0d1ePainful options for some Brooklyn subway riders amid repairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05a9b66b09e74b31bbfe8d511b4e235dThu, 05 May 2016 12:16:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The lone subway tunnel connecting some of Brooklyn's hippest, youngest neighborhoods to New York City's commercial heart in Manhattan will either be closed entirely for 18 months, or see extremely limited service for three years, under two possible plans for repairing damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05a9b66b09e74b31bbfe8d511b4e235dMMA fighter Jordan Parson dies after hit-and-run crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ff0726c72444f3599e49745b4afb045Thu, 05 May 2016 12:33:46 GMTDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida say mixed martial arts fighter Jordan Parsons has died three days after a hit-and-run crash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ff0726c72444f3599e49745b4afb045FDA brings e-cigarettes under federal authorityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2a3f100860e4c37a325c230d8e5f472Thu, 05 May 2016 14:02:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of electronic cigarette brands will have to undergo federal review to stay on the market under new rules that have the potential to upend a multi-billion dollar industry attempting to position itself as an alternative to traditional cigarettes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2a3f100860e4c37a325c230d8e5f472Georgia deputy killed in crash while pursuing vehiclehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d9b3aa82cb4dfe8e88f633a904cc35Thu, 05 May 2016 12:17:51 GMTMACON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia sheriff's deputy has been killed while pursuing a suspicious vehicle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d9b3aa82cb4dfe8e88f633a904cc35Alberta fire evacuees moved a 2nd time as weather shiftshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a739b4e96fd40579e74fd7ce4147920Thu, 05 May 2016 12:38:41 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A massive, raging wild fire moved south and forced three more communities south of Canada's main oil sands city to evacuate on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a739b4e96fd40579e74fd7ce4147920Cruz's long White House run could mean newfound GOP clouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a50b0250934e9b9c0baa8b7b08c0b7Thu, 05 May 2016 13:03:16 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In finishing the Republican presidential race well ahead of Donald Trump's other rivals, Ted Cruz is likely to be a leading GOP voice for the foreseeable future.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a50b0250934e9b9c0baa8b7b08c0b7Spain: Town that changed anti-Semitic name suffers vandalismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27769b577b294dab9f421f1e2c74f2c7Thu, 05 May 2016 12:46:25 GMTMADRID (AP) — An ancient Spanish town that voted to change its anti-Semitic name has come under attack from extremist groups who have daubed signposts and buildings with offensive right-wing symbols and messages protesting the switch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27769b577b294dab9f421f1e2c74f2c7Merck beats 1Q profit views with tight cost controlshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93105788745843d7bfd6fca4ec7f590eThu, 05 May 2016 12:55:12 GMTMerck posted an 18 percent jump in first-quarter income, beating Wall Street expectations, as reduced spending on marketing, administration and research easily offset lower sales of its medicines outside the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93105788745843d7bfd6fca4ec7f590eMurray beats Simon to reach Madrid Open quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2acc4ca1fb9145d5891c32c200b1e451Thu, 05 May 2016 13:19:39 GMTMADRID (AP) — Andy Murray put on another impressive performance on clay Thursday, defeating Gilles Simon 6-4, 6-2 to reach the quarterfinals of the Madid Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2acc4ca1fb9145d5891c32c200b1e451California Boy, 4, OK after car crashes into bedroomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec6d0cf8aa8249249500a10b31122815Thu, 05 May 2016 14:06:29 GMTWHITTIER, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a 4-year-old Los Angeles County boy escaped with just cuts and bruises after a car crashed into his bedroom, hitting his bed and pinning him against a wall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec6d0cf8aa8249249500a10b31122815Image of Asia: Directing traffic on a North Korean streethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17a99fbefd564dbc9c2cc07798c715aaThu, 05 May 2016 13:25:03 GMTIn this photo by Wong Maye-E, a traffic policewoman directs vehicles at a street junction in front of a sidewalk decorated with Workers' Party flags in Pyongyang, North Korea. Members of North Korea's ruling party have gathered in Pyongyang ahead of their biggest political conference in decades. Foreign experts say North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un will likely use the meeting to place his loyalists into key positions, strengthen his push to upgrade his country's nuclear arsenal and cement his grip on power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17a99fbefd564dbc9c2cc07798c715aaMan sues Connecticut police, city for mistaken arrestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99cb964f4ed04c938f1a655bfc32b189Thu, 05 May 2016 13:09:51 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man is suing the city of Bridgeport and its police department after he was arrested three times and was detained in a repeated case of mistaken identity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99cb964f4ed04c938f1a655bfc32b189Applications for US jobless aid climb, but still near lowshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f24953ead14b47b8c45da93816fc5fThu, 05 May 2016 12:39:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, but the totals stayed near historic lows in a sign that the recent slowdown in economic growth has yet to spark layoffs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f24953ead14b47b8c45da93816fc5fRainstorm kills 6 during Hindu pilgrimage in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80e10f3babc4418fabc153227bb631cbThu, 05 May 2016 13:53:58 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police say a heavy rainstorm has caused tents and gates to collapse at a sprawling Hindu pilgrimage site in central India, killing at least six people and injuring 30 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80e10f3babc4418fabc153227bb631cbMMA fighter Jordan Parsons dies after hit-and-run crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb59a35f04b14251a6914f6dcc840cb8Thu, 05 May 2016 13:44:24 GMTDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida say mixed martial arts fighter Jordan Parsons has died three days after being struck by a hit-and-run driver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb59a35f04b14251a6914f6dcc840cb8Myanmar anti-Muslim activist arrested for post about Suu Kyihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b99d09af524334a29657a829b83eaeThu, 05 May 2016 12:59:00 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A prominent anti-Muslim activist has been arrested for posting a provocative statement on Facebook about Myanmar's army commander and the country's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, the head of a Buddhist nationalist group and a human rights lawyer said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b99d09af524334a29657a829b83eaeSouth Africa: Buildings at 17 schools burned in protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3db9f25b5d334a0ea893e4d27918e4d0Thu, 05 May 2016 12:18:43 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African authorities say buildings at 17 schools in a provincial area were set on fire during several days of violence by residents who oppose an administration plan for their area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3db9f25b5d334a0ea893e4d27918e4d0Al-Qaida withdrawing from 2 cities east of Yemen's Aden porthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/982acb2246ae4864a47b4fa080cf8b76Thu, 05 May 2016 13:51:50 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Al-Qaida militants in Yemen are pulling out of two coastal cities east of the key southern port of Aden following tribal-led negotiations, security officials and witnesses said on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/982acb2246ae4864a47b4fa080cf8b76Blasts in Syria kill 10 but Aleppo mostly calm amid trucehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fd2e48b1b0a46a78cc1d79ddb24a8d3Thu, 05 May 2016 13:22:42 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A car bomb exploded in the main square of a central Syrian village on Thursday and once people gathered to help the victims, a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle detonated his explosives belt nearby, killing at least 10 people and wounding scores, state media and the regional governor said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fd2e48b1b0a46a78cc1d79ddb24a8d3Juneau using cruise ship visitor fees to cover legal costshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f1943a304a94445a126afb1430e47f3Thu, 05 May 2016 13:21:37 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Juneau is using the money it receives from visitors who arrive to the city via cruise ship to fight a lawsuit filed by the cruise industry alleging it is misusing those funds to develop a park featuring a life-sized whale sculpture a mile away from port.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f1943a304a94445a126afb1430e47f3Ohio jury deciding fate of man accused of killing 3 womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf8c14961bf45a3a8b31f274bfb063eThu, 05 May 2016 12:40:24 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A jury is deciding the fate of a man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags in northeast Ohio.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf8c14961bf45a3a8b31f274bfb063eRequests for US jobless benefits rose last week, but levels still close to historic lows after economic growth slowinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/571ea1e5e7194b3996de9b17a889587eThu, 05 May 2016 12:32:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Requests for US jobless benefits rose last week, but levels still close to historic lows after economic growth slowing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/571ea1e5e7194b3996de9b17a889587ePolice: New York worker killed in tree grinder accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9d211c945124b4096bc15c1cbf76303Thu, 05 May 2016 12:51:13 GMTGUILDERLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say a man on his first day on the job cutting down trees in an Albany suburb has died after he became entangled in a tree grinding machine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9d211c945124b4096bc15c1cbf76303AP PHOTOS: Highlights of the 2016 race for the White Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3fb79536221487a9d6f0f166ad63a4dThu, 05 May 2016 13:10:57 GMTThe candidates in the race for the White House are making the case to voters across the country in a fight to win the Republican and Democratic nominations. Here's a look, as seen in images made by Associated Press photographers on the campaign trail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3fb79536221487a9d6f0f166ad63a4dPentagon says fewer sex-assault victims faced retaliationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e62c737b7f74d338d96ab4645475af8Thu, 05 May 2016 13:41:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is lowering its estimate of the number of people it believes have faced retaliation for making claims of sexual assault, arguing that what might sometimes feel like revenge may actually be an attempt to help.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e62c737b7f74d338d96ab4645475af8Hotel evacuated in Georgetown area of DC after threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8d268158444269b188a3fceb3e4635Thu, 05 May 2016 13:26:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A hotel in the Georgetown area of Washington has been evacuated after receiving a bomb threat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8d268158444269b188a3fceb3e4635Kenya: Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87bbbc0219c74e95abaea5ffc210af24Thu, 05 May 2016 12:34:02 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan woman has been rescued after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87bbbc0219c74e95abaea5ffc210af24Turkish prime minister announces decision to step downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceba636e6a1f4d04891bb60bc4710326Thu, 05 May 2016 12:21:45 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his resignation on Thursday, paving the way for the country's president to pursue a tighter grip on power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceba636e6a1f4d04891bb60bc4710326Ford to invest $182M in software development companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9751794c96f64dfeaa1f3aa54c1954faThu, 05 May 2016 13:56:20 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford says it is investing $182 million in a San Francisco software development company called Pivotal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9751794c96f64dfeaa1f3aa54c1954faArmenia considers vote on recognizing separatist enclavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f6be232c84d4381802f7cbbcec10a6bThu, 05 May 2016 13:11:29 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenia's government gave the go-ahead on Thursday to legislation that calls for recognizing the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh, a separatist region which is officially part of neighboring Azerbaijan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f6be232c84d4381802f7cbbcec10a6b