FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 05 May 2016 01:39:42 -07:00Castro homers, drives in 4 to help Astros rout Twins 16-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31be830a98f14ca9ab23e671778472f2Thu, 05 May 2016 05:10:24 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — About a week ago Jason Castro was struggling at the plate, batting a paltry .114 and searching for answers to end his woes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31be830a98f14ca9ab23e671778472f2LEADING OFF: DeGrom looks for 4-0 start at San Diegohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30cfcde950db422dab35906d6084657fThu, 05 May 2016 06:30:14 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30cfcde950db422dab35906d6084657fQuestions: Did Prince's call for help get right response?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d13adc665f1b49d3bc522a76ce05ba74Thu, 05 May 2016 06:25:17 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Dramatic details emerging about how a California doctor reacted to a desperate call for help from Prince's staff a day before the musician was found dead have drawn criticism from experts in addiction medicine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d13adc665f1b49d3bc522a76ce05ba74Ex-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/172a9093e4ce464c9658ed77b251551fSouth Korea's latest online celebrities: Stray cats eatinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/623b91addc844da1b4620f84c767570fThu, 05 May 2016 06:03:02 GMTJANGSEONG, South Korea (AP) — The stars of the latest online trend in South Korea stay out of sight most of the day. Viewers don't seem to mind waiting for hours while nothing happens. When the stray cats finally come to eat the food left out for them, people watching online sit enraptured by their feline charms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/623b91addc844da1b4620f84c767570f3 for all: Cavaliers make record 25 3-pointers, rout Hawkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08fd3634bff6439d8e52ee684b9e36afThu, 05 May 2016 04:48:18 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Your shot, Warriors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08fd3634bff6439d8e52ee684b9e36afIraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43d6e48da0504c079f86870ecbb9273fThu, 05 May 2016 06:24:23 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43d6e48da0504c079f86870ecbb9273fAsian stocks follow Wall Street lower after uneven US datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92499bc2059a43319aea3ba5f01a4049Thu, 05 May 2016 06:22:02 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock markets drifted lower in holiday-thinned trade Thursday after some uneven economic data sent investors into a holding pattern.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92499bc2059a43319aea3ba5f01a4049Powerball jackpot increases to $415 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7732af0d8444f9b9887b119ce10b2dcThu, 05 May 2016 04:33:13 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Powerball jackpot has grown even larger.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7732af0d8444f9b9887b119ce10b2dcKansas City streetcars making comeback after 6-decade hiatushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053c2a5e18b446dbb9398697a2d15501Thu, 05 May 2016 05:44:26 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Six decades after Kansas City shuttered one of the nation's largest streetcar networks, a modern but much smaller version is set to open in its central business district — a project supporters say already has spurred hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of downtown development.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053c2a5e18b446dbb9398697a2d15501Total of 42 Hanford workers evaluated for chemical exposurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46545ed784b84d18967cf11a7a024863Thu, 05 May 2016 04:43:12 GMTRICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Officials say the number of workers at Hanford Nuclear Reservation evaluated for chemical vapor exposure has climbed to 42, following reports last month that a tank had leaked several thousand gallons of radioactive waste.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46545ed784b84d18967cf11a7a024863Max Verstappen replaces demoted Daniil Kvyat at Red Bullhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e3b3a85e4f8493a83e12fac41e1f181Thu, 05 May 2016 08:20:12 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Red Bull has demoted Russian driver Daniil Kvyat and replaced him with Max Verstappen for the rest of the Formula One season, starting from next week's Spanish Grand Prix.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e3b3a85e4f8493a83e12fac41e1f181Hornqvist scores in OT, Penguins beat Capitals 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82ff2ed96cb8472bbe0fd4d15a5a16c7Thu, 05 May 2016 04:53:21 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Patric Hornqvist makes a living by working in tight spaces. Given a rare moment of freedom from his usual spot parked in front of the opponent's net, the Pittsburgh Penguins forward pushed the Washington Capitals to the brink of elimination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82ff2ed96cb8472bbe0fd4d15a5a16c7'Romeo and Juliet' takes on local twist in Gaza performancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c178cf7fc56d40639401a58301269e81Thu, 05 May 2016 07:57:27 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/c178cf7fc56d40639401a58301269e81How 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/920261a9d0a947b28ed49417ae3d427bThu, 05 May 2016 07:48:41 GMTPATNA, India (AP) — Police say a passenger bus fell into a dry river bed after crashing through the railing of a bridge in central India, killing 16 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/920261a9d0a947b28ed49417ae3d427bHouse 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/d680a09cedca4b6eb1a0f28fd0fd4410Thu, 05 May 2016 07:25:40 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army's deputy chief of staff has drawn a rebuke from hawkish Israeli ministers for comparing pre-Holocaust Germany to trends in Israel today.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d680a09cedca4b6eb1a0f28fd0fd4410The Latest: State TV reports 2 explosions in Homs provincehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad84cf4df4aa425e9256fa8d56ed3633Thu, 05 May 2016 08:14:52 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad84cf4df4aa425e9256fa8d56ed3633Foreign investors in fizzled development at wit's endhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfe83beb34b94a13961e46fe56d35693Thu, 05 May 2016 04:53:49 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in northern 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 of investors' money in what investigators called a "massive eight-year fraud scheme."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfe83beb34b94a13961e46fe56d35693Navajos shocked as details of kidnapping death emergehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9928a2b07bcd4d0f8e3556e30e7f84ecThu, 05 May 2016 06:07:03 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — On the far side of a desert hilltop in the shadow of the Shiprock Pinnacle, a towering monolith sacred to the Navajo Nation, the stranger ignored the cries of an 11-year-old girl.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9928a2b07bcd4d0f8e3556e30e7f84ecQuotations 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/e52900628c284cd3b4e6ae8ebb599767Schedule, opponent turns postseason into grinding challengehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0aa49641cac542a28ba842a2b659fc4dThu, 05 May 2016 06:27:42 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have settled into quite a rhythm in the postseason. Game, off day. Rinse and repeat now for three weeks and counting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0aa49641cac542a28ba842a2b659fc4dNorth 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/2ff261a3920943b9b77968ee24b1dd17Johnny Manziel heads to court in domestic violence casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e757ef92768646b8b0a1e51de52fa32eThu, 05 May 2016 05:47:02 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Johnny Manziel is expected to make his first courtroom appearance in Dallas after his indictment in a domestic violence case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e757ef92768646b8b0a1e51de52fa32eDoctor 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/502fe49ab3e743518f399810984d31a0Holliday gives Cardinals 5-4 win over Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0873c2555bf497dbc50ba73b736155eThu, 05 May 2016 04:41:28 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday delivered the St. Louis Cardinals' first walk-off win of the season on Wednesday night and then was mobbed by his teammates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0873c2555bf497dbc50ba73b736155eFired 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/5f80ebc1bea24e88b21c31be6d98ab2dWorld Video Game Hall of Fame prepares to induct 2016 classhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59482b58ea7b4e50b7aa41d5eeddfc43Thu, 05 May 2016 04:38:02 GMTROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Last year, "Super Mario Bros." and "Pong" were among the first inductees to the World Video Game Hall of Fame.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59482b58ea7b4e50b7aa41d5eeddfc43Alberta declares emergency as fires threaten Canada oil townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4685d1027a214e0fad3d552c9a21a353Thu, 05 May 2016 05:27:37 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Alberta declared a state of emergency Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires that have already torched 1,600 homes and other buildings in Canada's main oil sands city of Fort McMurray, forcing more than 80,000 residents to flee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4685d1027a214e0fad3d552c9a21a353Florida 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/a48110a011b240e1a6483bb633688506With Lowry faltering, Dragic flourishing, Heat seek 2-0 leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29cbb135ccf84cda872c3414db2250cfThu, 05 May 2016 06:17:01 GMTIt took the Toronto Raptors 15 years to get this far again, and Kyle Lowry knows they won't go further if he doesn't play better.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29cbb135ccf84cda872c3414db2250cfMTA: 1 ½-year or 3-year shutdown for L train repairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d2270d5d0243b3b478b5597949518aThu, 05 May 2016 05:05:50 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d2270d5d0243b3b478b5597949518aPlunder complaint filed against presidential front runnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fd3568f3adb4ba08a834f005cb78b62Thu, 05 May 2016 05:52:40 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator has filed a corruption complaint against the front runner in the country's presidential race, alleging he charged salaries for 11,000 non-existent government employees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fd3568f3adb4ba08a834f005cb78b62IS 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/f4af4757a3ad43718adfd99123277c19Aviation pioneer's upstate NY museum set to reopen soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b3e697d563d413cbbac401fcb0c7b2eThu, 05 May 2016 04:35:13 GMTHAMMONDSPORT, N.Y. (AP) — A museum that showcases the work of a New York-born aviation pioneer is set to reopen later this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b3e697d563d413cbbac401fcb0c7b2eAP Exclusive: Satellite imagery of Iraq's Ramadi shows cost of liberation from Islamic State group is the city itselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f24d07c6bc644f6586932955b126b5cdThu, 05 May 2016 06:08:11 GMTRAMADI, Iraq (AP) — AP Exclusive: Satellite imagery of Iraq's Ramadi shows cost of liberation from Islamic State group is the city itself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f24d07c6bc644f6586932955b126b5cd'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/1763974fbb2844efb90129485b28b159AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b061899d7f34e75aa60ec2cf1dd56e8Thu, 05 May 2016 07:33:07 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/2b061899d7f34e75aa60ec2cf1dd56e8Clock starts for voters to reject new California tobacco agehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd8c4a1c948c4456b25122c849467cffThu, 05 May 2016 06:11:59 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has become the second state in the nation to raise the legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21, starting the clock for opponents to ask voters for a reversal this November.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd8c4a1c948c4456b25122c849467cffIsrael launches airstrikes on Hamas targets in Gazahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d849396a593e440aa615f49796d0470dThu, 05 May 2016 07:28:06 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it carried out airstrikes on four Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to mortar rounds fired at Israel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d849396a593e440aa615f49796d0470dCourt to hear forced medication appeal in doctor murder casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd8e1ec0dba4fe38d977fbc1ab76e4cThu, 05 May 2016 04:31:13 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a doctor charged with killing a Yale University physician can be forcibly medicated to render him competent to stand trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd8e1ec0dba4fe38d977fbc1ab76e4cCorruption complaint filed against Philippine candidatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14c445581ef24f58a9d64bff5653a4d6Thu, 05 May 2016 07:07:50 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator and political opponent of the front runner in the country's presidential race filed a corruption complaint Thursday alleging that Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte hired 11,000 non-existent employees whose salaries cost the government 708 million pesos ($15 million).http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14c445581ef24f58a9d64bff5653a4d6The Latest: Doctor called to help Prince is pain specialisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f790789bd2d472cb7464cbd06e640c7Thu, 05 May 2016 04:36:17 GMTMILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Dr. Howard Kornfeld, an addiction and pain specialist, who was asked to help Prince before his death (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f790789bd2d472cb7464cbd06e640c7Senate 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/fa718a116c714fb8b0b80531269adfd8Thu, 05 May 2016 08:26:42 GMTYOGYAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines have agreed 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/fa718a116c714fb8b0b80531269adfd8Reports: 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/3c661def83ba41049195ed16ace66709