FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 May 2016 02:52:29 -07:00Rio Olympics to top London in supply of condoms, 20 May 2016 22:36:15 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — About 450,000 condoms will be distributed during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, three times more than for the London Games four years ago, the International Olympic Committee says., Clinton speeches to highlight US divisions on guns, 20 May 2016 22:52:29 GMTDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton are courting voters on opposite sides of the gun debate in events that highlight the nation's deep divide on the topic. Latest: Obamas safe after shooting outside White House, 20 May 2016 20:59:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the shooting outside the White House (all times local): Service agent shoots armed man outside White House, 20 May 2016 21:27:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House on Friday afternoon and refused to drop his weapon, the Secret Service said. No need to obey transgender student policy, 20 May 2016 21:44:00 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's top education official says state school districts don't have to comply with the Obama administration's recent guidance that transgender students at public schools be allowed to use bathrooms and locker rooms consistent with their gender identity. Young, star of 1960s sitcom 'Mr. Ed,' dies at 96, 20 May 2016 22:35:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Alan Young, who played straight man to a talking horse in the 1960s sitcom "Mister Ed," has died. Service shoots man with gun outside White House, 20 May 2016 21:54:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House on Friday afternoon and refused to drop his weapon, the Secret Service said. coming for food nutrition labels, 20 May 2016 21:10:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new look is coming to Nutrition Facts labels on food packages, with more attention to calorie counts and added sugars. And no longer will a small bag of chips count as two or three servings. of the heat: Rangers plan $1B retractable-roof stadium, 20 May 2016 21:25:56 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers could be playing in a new $1 billion retractable-roof stadium by 2021 and would remain in Arlington until at least 2054 under plans revealed Friday by the team and the city. who faced charges at Guantanamo can now be released, 20 May 2016 22:43:30 GMTMIAMI (AP) — An Afghan who once faced war crimes charges at Guantanamo has been cleared for release from the U.S. base in Cuba. up for adoption in Hawaii, but only in pairs, 20 May 2016 22:43:53 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The last 50 wild donkeys on Hawaii's Big Island will be rounded up, marking the final step in a six-year effort to get them in adoptive homes. businessman Wheelock Whitney Jr. dies, 20 May 2016 22:39:58 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota business and political leader, sports booster and philanthropist Wheelock Whitney Jr. died Friday. He was 89. loss to Cinemark, theater victims have few options, 20 May 2016 22:37:24 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Victims' loss in a civil trial over whether a Colorado movie theater should have done more to prevent a mass shooting leaves them with dwindling options as they seek damages for their suffering. businesses honored by NY company closely tied to Trump, 20 May 2016 21:39:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More than a dozen Donald Trump golf courses, hotels, casinos and private clubs have been honored with "Star Diamond" awards from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences, a company that doles out shiny plaques representing "the most prestigious award of true excellence in hospitality." Growing environmental threat from animal-to-man diseases, 20 May 2016 22:43:51 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new U.N. report identifies some of the most worrying environmental threats facing the world today. EgyptAir traveled through before crash, 20 May 2016 21:38:10 GMTPARIS (AP) — The EgyptAir plane that crashed in the Mediterranean had flown through five airports in the 48 hours before it disappeared off radar screens. As authorities try to determine what went wrong, here's a look at airport security and safety at those five sites: Latest: Secret Service says it shot man with firearm, 20 May 2016 21:29:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the shooting outside the White House (all times local): charge dropped against Houston man in boy's stabbing, 20 May 2016 21:13:15 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A murder charge was dropped Friday against a man who had been accused of fatally stabbing an 11-year-old Houston boy as the child walked home from school because the man's alibi checked out, authorities said Friday. governor vetoes first-in-the-nation bill that would make performing abortions a felony, 20 May 2016 21:02:31 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma governor vetoes first-in-the-nation bill that would make performing abortions a felony.'s move to shield outside advisers draws criticism, 20 May 2016 22:10:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has long relied on the advice of outside advisers, has moved to classify his inner circle of private-sector consultants as agents of the city, shielding their communications from public disclosure. high-profile disasters, air safety steadily improves, 20 May 2016 21:05:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Since the start of 2014, more than 1,600 people have died in commercial aviation disasters. That rate is up from the preceding three years and results in part from some shocking incidents, including a pilot suicide and the downing of a passenger jet over Ukraine by an anti-aircraft missile. winner Nyquist ready for Preakness, even a rainy one, 20 May 2016 22:49:31 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Let it rain again on the Preakness. Team Nyquist doesn't seem concerned. Yeon Ryu shoots 64 to take Kingsmill Championship lead, 20 May 2016 22:45:16 GMTWILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — So Yeon Ryu had six birdies in an eight-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the Kingsmill Championship. warming to idea of medical marijuana for veterans, 20 May 2016 22:50:11 GMTDENVER (AP) — Congress is showing an increased willingness to let VA doctors talk to veterans about medical marijuana in states where it's legal, although final approval is far from certain. ride top line to 2-1 series lead against Blues, 20 May 2016 20:53:57 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Thornton and his linemates have managed to do what Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews and Jamie Benn couldn't in the first two rounds of the NHL playoffs: control the play against the St. Louis Blues. vetoes bill criminalizing performing abortions, 20 May 2016 21:06:17 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has vetoed legislation that would make it a felony for doctors to perform an abortion, a measure that would have effectively outlawed the procedure in the state. astronauts followed to land on moon sell for $175,000, 20 May 2016 21:36:31 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Three pages with the step-by-step computer procedures that U.S. astronauts followed to land the Apollo 11 lunar module on the moon's surface in 1969 have sold at auction for $175,000. Oklahoma abortion bill follows other failed attempts, 20 May 2016 21:43:06 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma abortion bill vetoed Friday by the governor followed at least eight other attempts by state lawmakers to restrict abortions. All of them were shot down by the courts over the last five years. Service agent shoots armed person outside White House, 20 May 2016 21:08:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A uniformed Secret Service officer shot a person who drew a weapon just outside the White House Friday afternoon, a U.S. law enforcement official said Friday. Carter: Citizens can still be powerful in elections, 20 May 2016 21:46:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Jimmy Carter bemoans the influence of big donors in elections and "polarized" political parties. But the former president says he remains hopeful and especially encouraged college-age people will stay engaged by voting, protesting and otherwise speaking out. governor vetoes bill criminalizing abortion, 20 May 2016 21:56:21 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin on Friday vetoed legislation to make it a felony for doctors to perform an abortion, a measure that would have effectively outlawed the procedure in the state. owner Tom Benson discusses why he disinherits kin, 20 May 2016 21:56:55 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a court deposition, Tom Benson said he ousted his daughter and grandchildren from executive positions in the Saints and Pelicans after a confrontation turned physical between his daughter, Renee, and his wife, Gayle. tear through former restaurant on California pier, 20 May 2016 21:07:01 GMTSEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Fire raged through a vacant restaurant on the ocean end of Southern California's Seal Beach Pier early Friday, leaving the structure in ruins, with much of its roof collapsed. shuttle tank to be hauled to Los Angeles museum, 20 May 2016 22:18:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A massive space shuttle external propellant tank will be squeezed through the streets of Los Angeles to join a display of the retired orbiter Endeavour at the California Science Center. confirmed, Native American site may delay $3.8B pipeline, 20 May 2016 22:10:53 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Discovery of an archaeological site that may have cultural significance to Native Americans could further delay construction of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline if government officials require the route to be moved. campaign down to less than $6 million in cash, 20 May 2016 21:54:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders' campaign had less than $6 million at the start of May, a critical cash shortage as he makes an admittedly tough final play to wrest the Democratic presidential nomination from Hillary Clinton. He has been spending about $40 million per month. OKs extradition of drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman to US, 20 May 2016 21:47:31 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's Foreign Relations Department ruled Friday that the extradition of convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States can go forward. fears: Panel has advice for drone operators, 20 May 2016 21:12:26 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A panel of privacy experts and technology companies organized by the Obama administration has issued guidelines for using drones without being overly intrusive. Kidnapping suspect can't question girl before trial, 20 May 2016 21:14:22 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man prosecutors accuse of kidnapping a 14-year-old girl and raping her repeatedly during her nine months of captivity cannot question her before his trial, a judge has ruled.'Tase him!' 'I'm dead': Deputies struggle with man in videos, 20 May 2016 21:11:41 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Two deputies yell "Stop fighting!" and "He's got my Taser!" as they repeatedly stun a handcuffed man in the back of a vehicle, commanding him to relax even as he insists "I'm dead," shortly before he stops breathing, body-camera videos show. opens hearing to consider release of conspirator list, 20 May 2016 22:41:25 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Friday that a June hearing to consider releasing a list of unindicted co-conspirators in the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal will be public along with legal briefs previously sealed. faces fine in Seattle 'pay-to-play' probe, 20 May 2016 21:01:41 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The company that produces Budweiser is facing a $150,000 fine and a three-day suspension after an investigation showed it violated Washington State's "pay-to-play" rules. Snyder tasks board with eliminating child lead exposure, 20 May 2016 21:07:40 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder created a new board on Friday to eliminate children's exposure to lead statewide, saying the state needs to do more than just reduce exposure to the harmful chemical in the wake of the lead-tainted water crisis in Flint. tries to help Stanton solve slump, 20 May 2016 22:28:43 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Barry Bonds stood in the batting cage holding a bat as he held court. His audience: slumping slugger Giancarlo Stanton. close higher, led by health care and tech companies, 20 May 2016 21:12:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose on Friday in a modest but broad rally that erased much of the losses from earlier in the week when investors had sold over fears of rising interest rates. sent reports of suspicious deaths to abandoned email, 20 May 2016 22:14:40 GMTMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — There may be a reason a prosecutor's office says it never received nine reports of suspicious deaths of developmentally disabled people in state care over the past three years: A state oversight agency acknowledged Friday it sent them to an assistant prosecutor's personal email, an account that apparently had been abandoned. plans to seek death penalty for Mexican national, 20 May 2016 22:32:41 GMTMONTGOMERY CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri prosecutors plan to pursue the death penalty for a Mexican national in the shooting death of a man a day after he allegedly killed four people in Kansas. drivers take top 2 spots at Indy 500 practice, 20 May 2016 22:20:07 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Team Penske's Will Power pushed Chevrolet to the top of the Indianapolis 500's practice speed chart. NRA, Trump slams Clinton for 'heartless' gun restrictions, 20 May 2016 20:57:02 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Donald Trump on Friday slammed Hillary Clinton as "heartless" for backing restrictions on gun ownership that he said would leave Americans in high-crime areas unable to protect themselves. He also challenged Clinton to follow his lead and release a list of potential Supreme Court nominees. charged with murder after 8-month-old dies in car, 20 May 2016 21:42:56 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A father has been charged with second-degree murder after his 8-month-old daughter died in his overheated car in northern Mississippi, police said Friday.