FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 May 2016 03:33:50 -07:00UK votes in local elections expected to deal blow to Labour, 05 May 2016 09:44:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britons voted Thursday in local and regional elections that will choose a new mayor for London — and are expected to deal a blow to Britain's main opposition Labour Party. Escaped inmate spotted at New Jersey CVS, 05 May 2016 09:36:20 GMTBARNEGAT TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say security footage has captured images of an inmate walking into a pharmacy a day after vanishing from a state prison. stocks drift as investors avoid risk, await job data, 05 May 2016 08:54:34 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were uneven Thursday as investors hesitated to take risky bets as they awaited a key U.S. jobs report following a batch of mixed economic data. Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died, 05 May 2016 07:39:04 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Bob Bennett, of Utah, who shied away from the spotlight but earned a reputation as someone who knew how to get things done in Washington, has died. He was 82. Lanka suspends 2 lawmakers over fistfight in parliament, 05 May 2016 10:24:04 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's Parliament has suspended two lawmakers for one week for getting into a fistfight that left several lawmakers injured earlier this week. workplace protections take effect for family caregivers, 05 May 2016 09:56:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Workplace protections are now in place for New York City residents who also have caregiving responsibilities at home. in Syria kill 6 as Aleppo mostly calm after truce, 05 May 2016 09:06:57 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Two blasts struck a central Syrian village Thursday, killing at least six people and wounding dozens, hours after a truce brought relative calm to the northern city of Aleppo after weeks of escalating violence there. role in 'Creed,' Bellew to fight for world title, 05 May 2016 09:45:59 GMTLIVERPOOL, England (AP) — The last time British boxer Tony Bellew fought for a world title, it was in a Hollywood movie. watchdog proposes ban on some arbitration clauses, 05 May 2016 08:47:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If government regulators get their way, it's going to become a lot easier to sue your bank. Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed building, rescuers trying to free her, 05 May 2016 10:00:32 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya: Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed building, rescuers trying to free her. newspaper to close only 9 weeks after its start, 05 May 2016 09:03:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — The New Day newspaper is shutting down after only nine weeks after its circulation failed to meet expectations. tightens hospital oversight following man's death, 05 May 2016 10:22:01 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. Verstappen replaces demoted Daniil Kvyat at Red Bull, 05 May 2016 10:12:28 GMTMILTON KEYNES, England (AP) — Red Bull demoted Russian driver Daniil Kvyat on Thursday and replaced him with Max Verstappen for the rest of the Formula One season, starting with next week's Spanish Grand Prix.'Romeo and Juliet' takes on local twist in Gaza performance, 05 May 2016 08:49:34 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" has opened to audiences in the Gaza Strip, albeit with a distinctly Palestinian twist. Trump broke the rules of modern politics, and won anyway, 05 May 2016 07:37:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Polling? Who needs to do that? Fundraising? Can't be bothered. Parse your words? Fuhgetabout it. falls into dry river bed in central India, killing 16, 05 May 2016 08:33:28 GMTPATNA, India (AP) — A passenger bus fell into a dry river bed after crashing through the railing of a bridge in central India, killing 16 people, police said Thursday. bill would curb regulation of e-cigarettes, cigars, 05 May 2016 07:49:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vape away. army deputy chief draws rebuke for Holocaust comment, 05 May 2016 10:11:22 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army's deputy chief of staff drew rebukes from hawkish Israeli ministers Thursday for comparing pre-Holocaust Germany to trends in Israel today. mounts on Polish government to save WWII museum, 05 May 2016 08:58:23 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's conservative government is coming under growing pressure to permit the opening next year of a major new museum on World War II — an ambitious project with an international approach that the country's nationalistic new leaders dislike. Latest: State TV reports 2 explosions in Homs province, 05 May 2016 09:29:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): to vote on recognizing separatist enclave, 05 May 2016 10:19:55 GMTYEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenia's government has given the go-ahead for the country's parliament to vote on recognizing the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh, a separatist enclave that is officially part of neighboring Azerbaijan. Things to Know for Today, 05 May 2016 10:08:43 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: in the News, 05 May 2016 07:00:36 GMT"The spirit, the essence of America lies in the hearts and souls of us. Some missed this message. It wasn't sexy, it wasn't a great sound bite." — Ohio Gov. John Kasich, announcing that he is suspending his presidential campaign, which failed to gain traction with GOP voters in a race dominated by Donald Trump. Carolina leaders denounce federal threat on LGBT law, 05 May 2016 07:23:07 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Giving no indication of yielding to pressure, North Carolina's Republican leaders called a federal warning about the legality of the state's new law limiting LGBT anti-discrimination rules a broad overreach by the government. Town that changed anti-Semitic name suffers vandalism, 05 May 2016 09:48:34 GMTMADRID (AP) — An ancient Spanish town that voted to change its name because it was deemed anti-Semitic has come under attack from extremist groups who have daubed the town's signposts and buildings with offensive right-wing symbols and messages protesting the change. called to help Prince is a longtime pain specialist, 05 May 2016 06:38:45 GMTMILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — The Northern California doctor who was asked to help Prince before his death is an addiction and pain specialist who has championed the use of a semi-synthetic opiate to treat pain. Right Now: European markets gets some respite, 05 May 2016 08:43:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): up by Sanders, Democrats shift left on health care, 05 May 2016 07:41:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With the Obama administration counting down its final year, many Democrats are finding less to like about the president's health care law, unsure about its place among their party's achievements. PM meets party leaders, expected to step down, 05 May 2016 10:03:53 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu met with officials of his party on Thursday amid reports that he intends to step down after falling out of favor with the country's all-powerful president. charges Russian-born lawyer with spying for Moscow, 05 May 2016 10:27:03 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has charged a Warsaw lawyer with dual Polish-Russian citizenship with spying for Russian military intelligence, a prosecutor said Thursday. Supreme Court considers overturning death sentences, 05 May 2016 07:36:08 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The lives of nearly 400 death row inmates hang in the balance during oral arguments Thursday before Florida's Supreme Court, which will ultimately decide if their sentences should be reduced to life in prison. House votes to pay Detroit school debt without Dems, 05 May 2016 09:52:12 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — After 15 hours of mostly private meetings, the Michigan House approved a $500 million restructuring plan for the ailing Detroit Public Schools early Thursday. continues to hit Turkish border town with rockets, 05 May 2016 07:32:44 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run agency says a salvo of rockets has struck southern Turkey, wounding four people. W. Bush said to be not commenting on Trump victory, 05 May 2016 09:31:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Bush family may not be receptive to any effort by likely Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to reach out to skeptics in the party.'s PM replaces military commander over Green Zone breach, 05 May 2016 09:24:22 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A spokesman says the Iraqi government has replaced the commander of a military division tasked with protecting the heavily fortified Green Zone after hundreds of angry anti-government protesters broke into the parliament building.'Jungle Book,' Warner Bros. big winners at trailer awards, 05 May 2016 07:03:44 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — While Disney's "The Jungle Book" dominates the box office, the team responsible for getting the word out also got their due at the Golden Trailer Awards. The film won a top four honors at the annual celebration of movie marketing, held Thursday night in Beverly Hills. says most dangerous Australian IS operative killed, 05 May 2016 06:44:16 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's most dangerous known Islamic State movement operative had been killed in a U.S. airstrike in Iraq, the government said Thursday. says fewer sex-assault victims faced retaliation, 05 May 2016 07:58:46 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. shots: Cavaliers set NBA record by making 25 3-pointers, 05 May 2016 06:36:38 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Wearing headphones and sweats, J.R. Smith, the one Cleveland player without any restrictions on where or when he can shoot, finished his pregame warmup by stopping near half-court and launching a shot. Lakers coach Byron Scott 'shocked' over firing, 05 May 2016 10:15:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott says he thought he had more time to right the ship before the team fired him last week. allegations hound Binay in Philippine election, 05 May 2016 09:54:39 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — In a poor Southeast Asian country with a soft spot for the underdog, Philippine Vice President Jejomar Binay has tried to turn online jokes about his dark complexion and small stature to his advantage by portraying himself in campaign ads as an everyman who understands the struggles of the underclass. launches airstrikes on Hamas targets in Gaza, 05 May 2016 09:26:30 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military launched airstrikes early Thursday on four Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to mortar rounds fired at Israel, the military said. Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed building, 05 May 2016 10:05:08 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan official says a woman has been found alive after six days in a collapsed building and rescuers are working to free her. complaint filed against Philippine candidate, 05 May 2016 10:00:03 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator filed a corruption complaint on Thursday alleging that the front-runner in the country's presidential race, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, hired 11,000 non-existent employees whose salaries cost the government 708 million pesos ($15 million) in 2014. Students saw part of 'Human Centipede 2', 05 May 2016 09:28:09 GMTJACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee teacher has been suspended after part of the gruesome horror film "The Human Centipede 2: (Full Sequence)" was played to a class of ninth- and 10th-graders. FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachia, 05 May 2016 08:46:26 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Donald Trump says he would bring back lost coal-mining jobs, and he is positioning for the November election in big coal states by portraying Hillary Clinton as a job killer. Dems field large roster of women in the Year of Trump, 05 May 2016 07:46:29 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., Malaysia, Philippines agree to boost sea security, 05 May 2016 09:14:54 GMTYOGYAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines agreed Thursday to run coordinated patrols to boost maritime security following the kidnappings at sea of Indonesians by suspected Abu Sayyaf militants. Turkish PM to announce he is stepping down, 05 May 2016 08:20:31 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish media reports say Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will call an emergency convention of his ruling party and announce that he is stepping down as premier, amid a growing rift with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. rescued in Pacific; 3 companions reportedly died, 05 May 2016 09:02:57 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says a Colombian mariner has been rescued after surviving a two-month ordeal in the southeastern Pacific, but his three companions reportedly died.