FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 May 2016 07:16:38 -07:00Mariner rescued after 2-month ordeal at sea, 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. arrests 13 for strangling, burning girl for 'honor', 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. justice suspends house speaker, foe of president, 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. routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed, 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. Escaped inmate spotted at New Jersey pharmacy, 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. from big cities around globe push climate initiatives, 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. Latest: Autopsy shows slain student was stabbed 4 times, 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): watchdog proposes ban on some arbitration clauses, 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. Mae posts $1.1B profit in 1Q; paying $919M dividend, 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. unions call 3-day general strike over austerity vote, 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. court seeks arrest of Putin-linked Russians, 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. Woman rescued after 6 days in collapsed building, 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. hearing for man charged with Jewish center bomb plot, 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. tightens hospital oversight following man's death, 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. Right Now: Energy sector leads early gains in stocks, 05 May 2016 13:43:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):'s sales decline, but profit tops forecasts, 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.'Romeo and Juliet' takes on local twist in Gaza performance, 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. Man climbed scaffolding at National Cathedral, 05 May 2016 12:24:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Police have talked down a man who was climbing scaffolding at the National Cathedral. French Montana signs with Bad Boy and Epic Records, 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. in Derby chase with Outwork, son of top sire Uncle Mo, 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. options for some Brooklyn subway riders amid repairs, 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. fighter Jordan Parson dies after hit-and-run crash, 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. brings e-cigarettes under federal authority, 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. deputy killed in crash while pursuing vehicle, 05 May 2016 12:17:51 GMTMACON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia sheriff's deputy has been killed while pursuing a suspicious vehicle. fire evacuees moved a 2nd time as weather shifts, 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.'s long White House run could mean newfound GOP clout, 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. Town that changed anti-Semitic name suffers vandalism, 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. beats 1Q profit views with tight cost controls, 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. beats Simon to reach Madrid Open quarterfinals, 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. Boy, 4, OK after car crashes into bedroom, 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. of Asia: Directing traffic on a North Korean street, 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. sues Connecticut police, city for mistaken arrests, 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. for US jobless aid climb, but still near lows, 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. kills 6 during Hindu pilgrimage in India, 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. fighter Jordan Parsons dies after hit-and-run crash, 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. anti-Muslim activist arrested for post about Suu Kyi, 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. Africa: Buildings at 17 schools burned in protests, 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. withdrawing from 2 cities east of Yemen's Aden port, 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. in Syria kill 10 but Aleppo mostly calm amid truce, 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. using cruise ship visitor fees to cover legal costs, 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. jury deciding fate of man accused of killing 3 women, 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. for US jobless benefits rose last week, but levels still close to historic lows after economic growth slowing, 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. New York worker killed in tree grinder accident, 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. PHOTOS: Highlights of the 2016 race for the White House, 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. says fewer sex-assault victims faced retaliation, 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. evacuated in Georgetown area of DC after threat, 05 May 2016 13:26:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A hotel in the Georgetown area of Washington has been evacuated after receiving a bomb threat. Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed building, 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. prime minister announces decision to step down, 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. to invest $182M in software development company, 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. considers vote on recognizing separatist enclave, 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.