FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 05 May 2016 03:33:50 -07:00UK votes in local elections expected to deal blow to Labourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4550d3ee3a54422a696a73a9c671083Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4550d3ee3a54422a696a73a9c671083Police: Escaped inmate spotted at New Jersey CVShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd4679ab841e4644b1100891275a09a6Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd4679ab841e4644b1100891275a09a6World stocks drift as investors avoid risk, await job datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8f567f912474ed9b409c4daa85b2f7cThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8f567f912474ed9b409c4daa85b2f7cEx-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/172a9093e4ce464c9658ed77b251551fThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/172a9093e4ce464c9658ed77b251551fSri Lanka suspends 2 lawmakers over fistfight in parliamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2aadb4a9167a4837b2e76788bbae8728Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2aadb4a9167a4837b2e76788bbae8728NYC workplace protections take effect for family caregivershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b29bc45511ff40a5bf9cdee12c4fe529Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b29bc45511ff40a5bf9cdee12c4fe529Blasts in Syria kill 6 as Aleppo mostly calm after trucehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d835e7afa0c244589f1fa860bb80643dThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d835e7afa0c244589f1fa860bb80643dAfter role in 'Creed,' Bellew to fight for world titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e6f6d45592f4d4787b0129d7293bee0Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e6f6d45592f4d4787b0129d7293bee0Consumer watchdog proposes ban on some arbitration clauseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e210da5b409c49af85ceb511f3e241fdThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e210da5b409c49af85ceb511f3e241fdKenya: Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed building, rescuers trying to free herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/128f26b978014f009184b1d27dede128Thu, 05 May 2016 10:00:32 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya: Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed building, rescuers trying to free her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/128f26b978014f009184b1d27dede128British newspaper to close only 9 weeks after its starthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/427e9373747b486aa9114968a66e212bThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/427e9373747b486aa9114968a66e212bBeijing tightens hospital oversight following man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eebcebebe1004cf7b0b553efdc576b6cThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eebcebebe1004cf7b0b553efdc576b6cMax Verstappen replaces demoted Daniil Kvyat at Red Bullhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c72b053ba9e41cab5a33a4bda0e7ce6Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c72b053ba9e41cab5a33a4bda0e7ce6'Romeo and Juliet' takes on local twist in Gaza performancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2839534113804cffb1b45af29e6ba993Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2839534113804cffb1b45af29e6ba993How Trump broke the rules of modern politics, and won anywayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbbb01ae6bb54d4cadfee91e94553252Thu, 05 May 2016 07:37:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Polling? Who needs to do that? Fundraising? Can't be bothered. Parse your words? Fuhgetabout it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbbb01ae6bb54d4cadfee91e94553252Bus falls into dry river bed in central India, killing 16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07f7aeb97d1e4c70a9a27b6d5a426142Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07f7aeb97d1e4c70a9a27b6d5a426142House bill would curb regulation of e-cigarettes, cigarshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab09e9d0b0b846f282c06179c45c444cThu, 05 May 2016 07:49:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vape away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab09e9d0b0b846f282c06179c45c444cIsraeli army deputy chief draws rebuke for Holocaust commenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/130b17b77d904389a60f5b0c9680e5c9Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/130b17b77d904389a60f5b0c9680e5c9Pressure mounts on Polish government to save WWII museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15e49a46c2cf44ebb417a60f5aeed036Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15e49a46c2cf44ebb417a60f5aeed036The Latest: State TV reports 2 explosions in Homs provincehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ca740ae248b4cd2b6672e768852cb3fThu, 05 May 2016 09:29:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ca740ae248b4cd2b6672e768852cb3fArmenia to vote on recognizing separatist enclavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/491714a144164394a760051ed82871e5Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/491714a144164394a760051ed82871e510 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cae2b1e880f94dff81de53b3246d6fc4Thu, 05 May 2016 10:08:43 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cae2b1e880f94dff81de53b3246d6fc4Quotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e52900628c284cd3b4e6ae8ebb599767Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e52900628c284cd3b4e6ae8ebb599767North Carolina leaders denounce federal threat on LGBT lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ff261a3920943b9b77968ee24b1dd17Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ff261a3920943b9b77968ee24b1dd17Spain: Town that changed anti-Semitic name suffers vandalismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80bdab14607b41838c75280103e59c3fThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80bdab14607b41838c75280103e59c3fDoctor called to help Prince is a longtime pain specialisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/502fe49ab3e743518f399810984d31a0Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/502fe49ab3e743518f399810984d31a0Markets Right Now: European markets gets some respitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5415855a0d3496cac078aa6c7db9947Thu, 05 May 2016 08:43:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5415855a0d3496cac078aa6c7db9947Fired up by Sanders, Democrats shift left on health carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f80ebc1bea24e88b21c31be6d98ab2dThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f80ebc1bea24e88b21c31be6d98ab2dTurkish PM meets party leaders, expected to step downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/167263e845d541a4b18313bf78aaf600Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/167263e845d541a4b18313bf78aaf600Poland charges Russian-born lawyer with spying for Moscowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6afa1e87e49042c39a0151ddbfd7e686Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6afa1e87e49042c39a0151ddbfd7e686Florida Supreme Court considers overturning death sentenceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a48110a011b240e1a6483bb633688506Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a48110a011b240e1a6483bb633688506Michigan House votes to pay Detroit school debt without Demshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5d0a832de1f47cd93c59bb128b2d9d3Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5d0a832de1f47cd93c59bb128b2d9d3IS continues to hit Turkish border town with rocketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4af4757a3ad43718adfd99123277c19Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4af4757a3ad43718adfd99123277c19George W. Bush said to be not commenting on Trump victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b3f67faa0e41558741664497ce1367Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b3f67faa0e41558741664497ce1367Iraq's PM replaces military commander over Green Zone breachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4659745e42684f618a232093246265cdThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4659745e42684f618a232093246265cd'Jungle Book,' Warner Bros. big winners at trailer awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a757872cdefa4e30bdf678097839e34bThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a757872cdefa4e30bdf678097839e34bAustralia says most dangerous Australian IS operative killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee970e2bb4154658b654c9eab18beb77Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee970e2bb4154658b654c9eab18beb77Pentagon says fewer sex-assault victims faced retaliationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c38b4ba23c647ee830918d9038d3b84Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c38b4ba23c647ee830918d9038d3b84Big shots: Cavaliers set NBA record by making 25 3-pointershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1763974fbb2844efb90129485b28b159Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1763974fbb2844efb90129485b28b159Former Lakers coach Byron Scott 'shocked' over firinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfb9c3b5457c4d9e909a6d69cf7ad214Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfb9c3b5457c4d9e909a6d69cf7ad214Corruption allegations hound Binay in Philippine electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67e815b32be04c54b736bfa5f1b7c64fThu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67e815b32be04c54b736bfa5f1b7c64fIsrael launches airstrikes on Hamas targets in Gazahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69d7951a51344432bda2abdb5db75c79Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69d7951a51344432bda2abdb5db75c79Kenya: Woman found alive after 6 days in collapsed buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3049e80ed95e4570999aaaaf507a5611Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3049e80ed95e4570999aaaaf507a5611Corruption complaint filed against Philippine candidatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc288811b62c472190d5f9e2a8a8b238Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc288811b62c472190d5f9e2a8a8b238Superintendent: Students saw part of 'Human Centipede 2'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28b7eb58b3444cc888695f5efa5f1071Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28b7eb58b3444cc888695f5efa5f1071AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c3b50f929f940ffb8b3d76ecd2079b8Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c3b50f929f940ffb8b3d76ecd2079b8Senate Dems field large roster of women in the Year of Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/448635e652874933b669dafbdf73abd4Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/448635e652874933b669dafbdf73abd4Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines agree to boost sea securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3917dd5ae0f432ab2ab0acd8d3f2f41Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3917dd5ae0f432ab2ab0acd8d3f2f41Reports: Turkish PM to announce he is stepping downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c661def83ba41049195ed16ace66709Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c661def83ba41049195ed16ace66709Mariner rescued in Pacific; 3 companions reportedly diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a5c819c488b44838e0dfca8674f7c29Thu, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a5c819c488b44838e0dfca8674f7c29