FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 May 2016 09:16:04 -07:00Dog shot on Illinois bridge recovering from injuries, 05 May 2016 16:03:17 GMTURBANA, Ill. (AP) — A dog that had been shot and suspended from a rural eastern Illinois bridge is eating and recovering from a long list of injuries. US rate on 30-year mortgages falls to 3.61 percent, 05 May 2016 15:24:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week, following the Federal Reserve's decision not to raise its benchmark interest rate. discovers new cross-border tunnel from Gaza Strip, 05 May 2016 15:57:52 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said it uncovered a new tunnel Thursday stretching from southern Gaza Strip into Israel and built by Palestinian militants seeking to stage attacks in Israel, a discovery that comes amid an escalation in violence between Israel and Gaza's militant Hamas rulers. national race, Trump moves on fundraising, expansion, 05 May 2016 15:29:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is taking his first steps toward broadening his primary insurgency into a full-fledged general election campaign, moving to unite a fractured Republican Party behind him and begin raising the massive amounts of money needed for a national race. Latest: Merkel, Renzi see eye-to-eye on Africa aid, 05 May 2016 16:07:37 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the wave of migration from the Middle East and elsewhere (all times local): Slain Georgia college student was stabbed 4 times, 05 May 2016 15:41:11 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A student killed on his college campus in central Georgia as he tried to help three female students was stabbed four times in the upper torso, an autopsy found. routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed, 05 May 2016 15:39:51 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. Dennis Hastert-Legislation story, 05 May 2016 15:48:18 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — In a story May 4 about Illinois legislation that would eliminate the statute of limitations on child sex abuse crimes, The Associated Press reported erroneously that former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid $3.5 million to silence someone who accused him of sexual abuse. Hastert agreed to pay that amount, but he ultimately paid only $1.7 million and the victim is now suing him to collect the rest. Vogel out in Indiana after 5-plus seasons, 05 May 2016 15:52:42 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank Vogel will not return as Indiana Pacers coach next season. at Auschwitz honor Jews killed in Holocaust, 05 May 2016 16:03:09 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Several of the thousands of people who on Thursday attended the March of the Living, a yearly remembrance march at Auschwitz-Birkenau, shared their reasons for taking part. fries with that: Call city residents Hattiesburgers, 05 May 2016 15:55:07 GMTHATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Call them Hattiesburgers, even if historians are choking on that mouthful. court seeks arrest of Putin-linked Russians, 05 May 2016 15:30:24 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. Latest: Trump says he would likely replace Yellen, 05 May 2016 15:34:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016 (all times Eastern): Bird says Frank Vogel is out in Indiana, 05 May 2016 15:30:44 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank Vogel will not return as Indiana Pacers coach next season. howl over Alibaba's place in anti-counterfeiting group, 05 May 2016 15:10:29 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — The prospect of sitting in a Hyatt Regency ballroom in Florida and listening to Jack Ma, founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, deliver the keynote for the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition's conference this month did not sit well with Michael Kors' general counsel. In fact, Ma's imminent speech — and the IACC's April decision to welcome Alibaba as a new member — so incensed the U.S. luxury brand that it severed its longstanding connection with the Washington-based industry group. options for some Brooklyn subway riders amid repairs, 05 May 2016 15:05:49 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. Trump broke the rules of modern politics, and won anyway, 05 May 2016 15:31:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Polling? Who needs to do that? Fundraising? Can't be bothered. Parse your words? Fuhgetabout it. matchups with female Democratic candidates, 05 May 2016 15:57:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats will have female Senate candidates on the ballot in nine states in November, a near-record. A look at the candidates and matchups: mayor faces removal over public records fight, 05 May 2016 15:19:16 GMTDEBARY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida mayor faces removal from office in an escalating public records dispute. increases security with escaped inmate on the loose, 05 May 2016 15:41:19 GMTBARNEGAT TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey town has increased security at schools, while a "flood of leads" has failed to turn up an inmate who escaped from prison. names national finance chair in fundraising expansion, 05 May 2016 15:26:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is tapping private investor Steven Mnuchin to lead his presidential fundraising. a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday, 05 May 2016 15:28:19 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Earthlings are in for a treat Monday as Mercury makes a relatively rare transit of the sun. could get first Muslim mayor in UK local elections, 05 May 2016 15:20:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — Londoners cast votes Thursday in an election that could give the city its first Muslim mayor, while voters elsewhere in Britain were expected to punish the main opposition Labour Party in local and regional polls. woman rescued 6 days after Kenyan building collapse, 05 May 2016 15:55:33 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A pregnant woman was rescued Thursday after being trapped for six days in a collapsed apartment building in the Kenyan capital, the second survivor found this week in the rubble of the seven-story structure that fell amid heavy rains and killed 36 people. county may cover up murals showing slave scenes, 05 May 2016 15:45:41 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — As officials across the South wrestle with what to do about public monuments that reflect a racist heritage, an Alabama county wants to cover up two courthouse murals that some call offensive. cuts prompt revolt, despair in Oklahoma, 05 May 2016 16:02:50 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma educators and parents say the latest round of proposed funding cuts to schools could have devastating consequences for students, as the state suffers its worst-ever budget crisis. beats 1Q profit views with tight cost controls, 05 May 2016 15:43:09 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 medicine sales outside the U.S. sector leads gains for US stocks as oil price rises, 05 May 2016 15:45:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were slightly higher on Thursday, helped by a sharp drive up in the price of oil, which rose more than 3 percent. Investors are looking ahead to Friday's closely watched jobs report. Louisiana Chimps Moving story, 05 May 2016 16:08:15 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a story May 3 about chimpanzees, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information from the organization Project Chimps, that a university laboratory in Louisiana was the first non-federal lab to agree to move all of its chimpanzees to sanctuary. The nonprofit organization said later the New Iberia Research Center was one of the first non-federal programs to release its entire population of research chimps. investors at wit's end after developments fizzled, 05 May 2016 15:05:31 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are accused of misusing hundreds of millions of dollars in what investigators called a "massive eight-year fraud scheme." boogies down for Running Man Challenge dance-off, 05 May 2016 15:36:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Officers from the New York Police Department are shaking their booties in response to a challenge to participate in the Running Man Challenge dance-off. championship offers audition for World Cup, draft, 05 May 2016 15:18:22 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — For many players, the hockey world championship is just the build-up to a bigger occasion. raid targeting Islamic State group near Mecca kills 4, 05 May 2016 16:02:47 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says a raid targeting suspected Islamic State militants near the holy city of Mecca saw security forces shoot and kill two people while two others blew themselves up with suicide belts. government bans press coverage of protest movement, 05 May 2016 16:03:23 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's government on Thursday banned media coverage of a protest movement against the disputed re-election of the country's long-time president. withdrawing from 2 cities east of Yemen's Aden port, 05 May 2016 16:04:49 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. from within Islamic State attack cell yields secrets, 05 May 2016 15:14:19 GMTPARIS (AP) — A French Islamic State cell dismantled in the final stages of planning an attack has yielded a new secret this week, with the release of undercover footage showing how a group of disaffected petty criminals transformed into a terror network.'s sales decline as cereals remain sluggish, 05 May 2016 15:45:55 GMTBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Kellogg's profit declined in the first quarter as the maker of Frosted Flakes and Pop Tarts continued to fight sluggish cereal sales. agent continues fight against extradition to Italy, 05 May 2016 15:11:46 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A former CIA agent has lodged another appeal at Portugal's Constitutional Court against her extradition to Italy to serve a four-year sentence for her part in the U.S. extraordinary renditions program, a court official said Thursday. complex fire in Houston sends towering black smoke, 05 May 2016 15:45:49 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A fire at a warehouse complex in Houston has sent towering plumes of black smoke into the air. of sex abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekends, 05 May 2016 15:22:49 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Between cocktails, campus tours and squash games, alumni visiting St. George's School for their annual reunion weekend will find something different this year: discussions about what has unfolded at the elite boarding school since December, when leaders acknowledged dozens of students were sexually abused in the past.'s rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lie, 05 May 2016 15:46:48 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A former Fort Worth police officer who served 21 years of a life sentence for raping a 13-year-old girl has been freed after his accuser admitted that she lied during his trial. Latest: Prosecutor in Chicago police case seeks recusal, 05 May 2016 15:33:27 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the case of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the shooting of a black teenager (all times local): Pacers not renewing contract of coach Frank Vogel, 05 May 2016 15:23:05 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Pacers not renewing contract of coach Frank Vogel., Murray advance to Madrid Open quarterfinals, 05 May 2016 16:06:39 GMTMADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray made their way into the Madrid Open quarterfinals on Thursday, each with straight-set wins. Right Now: Energy sector leads gains in stocks, 05 May 2016 15:53:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): to examine mind and decisions of mogul Sumner Redstone, 05 May 2016 15:56:46 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Illness has robbed Sumner Redstone of his voice, but a trial scheduled to begin Friday will determine whether the ailing media mogul remains competent enough to make key decisions about his life. Dems field large roster of women in the Year of Trump, 05 May 2016 15:55:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — If 2016 has been the Year of Trump in politics, it may also end up being a new Year of the Woman, if Democrats get their way. And that won't be a coincidence. prime minister announces decision to step down, 05 May 2016 15:54:03 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. shoots man while attempting to make arrest, 05 May 2016 16:07:28 GMTCOLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee sheriff's deputy shot a man while investigating suspected illegal activity. unions call 3-day general strike over new austerity, 05 May 2016 15:41:26 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Unions in Greece have called a three-day general strike to protest against new bailout austerity measures, in a sign of growing discontent with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' left-wing government.