FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 29 May 2016 08:20:19 -07:00As charters grow, public schools see sharp enrollment drophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca2c4c288c1147d39d9752e76d88501dSun, 29 May 2016 15:17:46 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Standing before the Los Angeles Unified School Board, Susan Zoller delivered a startling assessment: More than 100,000 students in the nation's second-largest district were now enrolled in charters, draining more than $500 million from the budget in a single academic year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca2c4c288c1147d39d9752e76d88501dUganda, South Korea leaders sign co-operation agreementshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7daec0ddaeb54a6483aff1808dc4b89eSun, 29 May 2016 13:54:47 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda and South Korea signed cooperation agreements Sunday that officials here hope will lead to transfer of technology as Uganda tries to implement an ambitious industrialization program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7daec0ddaeb54a6483aff1808dc4b89eStorm reaches South Carolina shorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5db4f25a1c60428d83705eedc68d4f27Sun, 29 May 2016 13:40:13 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Depression Bonnie reached the South Carolina coast early Sunday, bringing heavy rain and rough tides to an area packed with tourists for the Memorial Day weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5db4f25a1c60428d83705eedc68d4f27The Latest: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton wins Monaco GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8667157e313d4bc599c26ff0e5a9c091Sun, 29 May 2016 14:02:54 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8667157e313d4bc599c26ff0e5a9c091UAE media say US businessman gets 15 years prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f7a866b1f1d4490821e54ee1a338564Sun, 29 May 2016 15:03:19 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dubai court has sentenced an American businessman to 15 years in prison after convicting him on theft and fraud charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f7a866b1f1d4490821e54ee1a338564Party Around the World: Great sports, great spots to partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c1dd5d21c42432dbfeb34752592647fSun, 29 May 2016 13:22:45 GMTFrom the breathtaking view at a ski station in the French Alps to a horse race that "stops the nation" Down Under to the wackiest golf hole in the Arizona desert — make that the entire planet — sports fans will find the party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c1dd5d21c42432dbfeb34752592647fThe Latest: Celebs hit Indy 500 for 100th running of racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5164595d44594cbb882c4fa88bc8ae12Sun, 29 May 2016 15:07:38 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day, with Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix followed by the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5164595d44594cbb882c4fa88bc8ae12Sailor turned novelist to celebrate book release abroadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72d3a6e67b0a4a41931346cf074e5b05Sun, 29 May 2016 15:03:14 GMTA novelist who was twice rescued from storm-battered sailboats will be celebrating the release of his latest book from the Canary Islands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72d3a6e67b0a4a41931346cf074e5b05Vincenzo Nibali wins his 2nd Giro d'Italia titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14464f0935d4b15b53c310115b01195Sun, 29 May 2016 14:49:39 GMTTURIN, Italy (AP) — Vincenzo Nibali wins his 2nd Giro d'Italia title.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14464f0935d4b15b53c310115b01195Israel thanks Russia for returning tank from 1982 warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0f2f37f1b154834bcfc3b412a530f2cSun, 29 May 2016 14:28:56 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister has thanked the Russian President for agreeing to return a tank from a battle in the 1982 Lebanon war from which three soldiers are still missing in action.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0f2f37f1b154834bcfc3b412a530f2cThe Latest: Shelby Rogers of US into 1st Slam QF in Parishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68100ecb812d4bbe93c91605be5197ccSun, 29 May 2016 13:25:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68100ecb812d4bbe93c91605be5197ccUS bomb from World War II defused at German airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6027d6f0028e4945a63fc4b36a4b9d26Sun, 29 May 2016 13:26:52 GMTBERLIN (AP) — An American bomb dropped during World War II has been defused at the airport in the northern German city of Hannover in an operation that forced dozens of flights to be diverted.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6027d6f0028e4945a63fc4b36a4b9d26Nibali wins 2nd Giro d'Italia title and 4th Grand Tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91bda4c20ed34ae5b38903f3882a7221Sun, 29 May 2016 14:58:28 GMTTURIN, Italy (AP) — Home favorite Vincenzo Nibali clinched a second Giro d'Italia victory and a fourth Grand Tour title on Sunday as Giacomo Nizzolo won a largely ceremonial final stage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91bda4c20ed34ae5b38903f3882a7221Altered state: Border redraw leaves 16 in different Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab9ed42f2ab54e608778c3c4c2d540f6Sun, 29 May 2016 15:01:10 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dee Martin may wake up on Jan. 1 and find herself in a whole different state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab9ed42f2ab54e608778c3c4c2d540f6Syrian rebels counter IS offensive, retake 2 villageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48ed1b9fa7634cb49ead5e67e897bf5eSun, 29 May 2016 14:14:18 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Activists say Syrian rebels have retaken two villages from Islamic State militants as they fight to undo gains made by the extremist group in a surprise offensive in Syria's north Friday that displaced over 100,000 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48ed1b9fa7634cb49ead5e67e897bf5eThe Latest: Hamilton holds late lead at Monaco GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cd5cab0574f4819b4a6b79e0f36edc3Sun, 29 May 2016 13:53:54 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cd5cab0574f4819b4a6b79e0f36edc3Storm reaches South Carolina coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91702fe7cff446c59227b13d7db1f48cSun, 29 May 2016 13:31:56 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Depression Bonnie has reached the South Carolina coast, bringing heavy rain and rough tides to an area packed with tourists for the Memorial Day weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91702fe7cff446c59227b13d7db1f48cLewis Hamilton wins thrilling Monaco GP ahead of Ricciardohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81b46c444a945918bcd5ec3ebac0c3dSun, 29 May 2016 14:21:43 GMTMONACO (AP) — Lewis Hamilton won an incident-packed Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday to get his Formula One championship bid back on track after a dismal run of eight races without a win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81b46c444a945918bcd5ec3ebac0c3dThe Latest: Hamilton pulls into lead, angers Ricciardohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335bfe96c8e543dcab223b6205a3d0c4Sun, 29 May 2016 13:38:17 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335bfe96c8e543dcab223b6205a3d0c4Spanish court rules not to extradite suspect in art fraudhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83bb6593188b48cb85d2cc0113e411beSun, 29 May 2016 13:12:03 GMTMADRID (AP) — A Spanish court has ruled that one of two brothers charged with perpetrating an art swindle valued at $33 million should not be extradited for trial in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83bb6593188b48cb85d2cc0113e411beThe Latest: Thousands of Texas inmates being evacuatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da4eb8a68dc6468c970ab12d52d4bbbdSun, 29 May 2016 13:36:18 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on severe weather and flooding around the U.S. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da4eb8a68dc6468c970ab12d52d4bbbdStorm safe rooms as a wedding gift? Sure, in Tornado Alleyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfb06251449e43d28361d64d49121166Sun, 29 May 2016 14:34:15 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Never mind toasters, blenders and slow cookers. Joplin, Missouri, tornado survivors Kayla and Ricky Smith had a more practical request for a wedding gift — shelter from the next big storm.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfb06251449e43d28361d64d49121166UK Conservative Party dispute over immigration escalateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61f524eb897c4e858cf3eb65de98c554Sun, 29 May 2016 13:46:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — Conservative Party members seeking a British exit from the European Union have launched increasingly personal attacks on Prime Minister David Cameron over his leadership of the campaign to keep Britain within the 28-nation bloc.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61f524eb897c4e858cf3eb65de98c554Gibraltar fears border with Spain could close if UK quits EUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ee2f01b446844e4a92c74944259cf6cSun, 29 May 2016 15:01:49 GMTMADRID (AP) — Gibraltar's chief minister says if the United Kingdom were to vote to leave the European Union the tiny British territory on Spain's southwestern tip could find its access to the single European market blocked by a hostile Spanish government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ee2f01b446844e4a92c74944259cf6cGay couple attacked? In West Virginia, it's not a hate crimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/972b4ad2153f41d1ae92005c11f32184Sun, 29 May 2016 15:01:12 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Last April, police say, a Marshall University football player saw two men kissing on a Huntington street, left a car, shouted homophobic slurs and attacked the men.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/972b4ad2153f41d1ae92005c11f32184New Maine midwifery rules reflect licensure drive around UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/657b6fa9728a4f37ab9a59f55235dcf3Sun, 29 May 2016 14:17:17 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's midwives will face a new set of rules designed to make homebirth safer as a result of a bill that reflects changes to the profession around the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/657b6fa9728a4f37ab9a59f55235dcf3Egypt military court sentences 8 to deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/778fd80772b54aa5806b97b1423122c0Sun, 29 May 2016 14:42:54 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A security official and the website of state newspaper Al-Ahram say an Egyptian military court has sentenced to death eight alleged Muslim Brotherhood members on terrorism charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/778fd80772b54aa5806b97b1423122c0Child in critical condition after Paris lightning strikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52281b2feb574c27a468c63792137780Sun, 29 May 2016 13:51:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — A child remains in critical condition after a lightning bolt disrupted a birthday party in a Paris park, injuring several.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52281b2feb574c27a468c63792137780Libertarians to pick nominee to challenge Trump, Democrathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5622e56eed446ea85e819b5d325cec0Sun, 29 May 2016 14:51:12 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Libertarian Party will soon pick its presidential nominee from three candidates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5622e56eed446ea85e819b5d325cec0The Latest: Monaco GP off to chaotic starthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d94f874192411e9fdc868d05025523Sun, 29 May 2016 12:46:23 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d94f874192411e9fdc868d05025523More than 700 feared dead in recent Mediterranean crossingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64fcf4d2f23a43199a72470d8b30e81bSun, 29 May 2016 14:34:32 GMTPOZZALLO, Sicily (AP) — Survivor accounts have pushed to more than 700 the number of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks over three days in the past week, even as European ships saved thousands of others in daring rescue operations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64fcf4d2f23a43199a72470d8b30e81bThe Latest: Search for Kansas boy to resumehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0af8c3fa6fbb4f8eab67ce882a993e42Sun, 29 May 2016 12:40:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on severe weather and flooding around the U.S. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0af8c3fa6fbb4f8eab67ce882a993e42The Latest: Storm reaches South Carolina coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2a5d590a74a4758b3a1216f853532d5Sun, 29 May 2016 14:02:19 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Depression Bonnie that is drenching parts of the eastern U.S. coast (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2a5d590a74a4758b3a1216f853532d5Driver's family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8089364216b485a8d890c43ee5159b3Sun, 29 May 2016 13:47:36 GMTQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani officer says police have registered a case against unknown U.S. officials, seeking to press murder charges over a May 21 drone strike that killed Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour and a driver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8089364216b485a8d890c43ee5159b3Illinois high school baseball pitch count rule being mulledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cd9b4f5ba484564bdcb2d41f2861834Sun, 29 May 2016 14:53:01 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Officials with the Illinois High School Association is considering a rule that would put a maximum on the number of pitches that can be thrown by a high school baseball player.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cd9b4f5ba484564bdcb2d41f28618343 people still missing after floods in Kansas and Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24fea4e9288a4b68a3fe1aa3c64b517eSun, 29 May 2016 14:01:12 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — At least three people were still missing Sunday after being swept away in Texas and Kansas, and slowly rising rivers in southeast Texas have led to numerous evacuations, including two prisons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24fea4e9288a4b68a3fe1aa3c64b517eHardly a dog's life for Obama's pets Bo and Sunnyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/442a26cc03864547891ee0902c4b7476Sun, 29 May 2016 13:47:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's hardly a dog's life of just eating and sleeping for President Barack Obama's pets, Bo and Sunny.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/442a26cc03864547891ee0902c4b7476The Latest: Wrecks dominate 1st half of Monaco GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/518ae6ae19a94e05907055ffa8c03202Sun, 29 May 2016 13:10:33 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/518ae6ae19a94e05907055ffa8c03202Fire at Ukrainian home for the elderly kills 17, injures 5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea2ad6d8ab67461fa45d86d7a23f91ebSun, 29 May 2016 12:44:12 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A fire swept through a private home for the elderly in a Ukrainian village shortly before dawn Sunday, killing 17 people and injuring five others, an emergency official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea2ad6d8ab67461fa45d86d7a23f91ebBoil-water alerts in Texas on the rise for many reasonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e15202f7b89417882ec5be62521eeaeSun, 29 May 2016 14:44:17 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A glass of drinking water hasn't been easy to come by lately for the 320,000 people in Corpus Christi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e15202f7b89417882ec5be62521eeaeThe newest face of US water polo didn't come from Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69c80a984efb4c9aa4f92f8bd726aa28Sun, 29 May 2016 14:57:17 GMTLOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — Donna Johnson just wanted her five children to be safe around the pool at her Miami home. That was it, really, the first step in Ashleigh Johnson's path from prodigy to USA water polo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69c80a984efb4c9aa4f92f8bd726aa28Teenage rodeo performer trampled to death by horsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f7dc102db8941be90d55b7791432539Sun, 29 May 2016 15:18:34 GMTWOODSTOWN, N.J. (AP) — State police say a rider taking part in a rodeo in New Jersey has died from injuries he received in an accident.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f7dc102db8941be90d55b7791432539Muguruza into French Open quarters; Raonic outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/696281d13cbe456b90086e5f2699bdcbSun, 29 May 2016 12:50:11 GMTPARIS (AP) — Garbine Muguruza advanced to the French Open quarterfinals for the third straight year with an intensely fought 6-3, 6-4 victory against 2009 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/696281d13cbe456b90086e5f2699bdcbThe Latest: All eyes on Indy 500 for 100th running of racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a77c7508cc84b6e85e7d916da18a3b6Sun, 29 May 2016 14:27:35 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day, with Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix followed by the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a77c7508cc84b6e85e7d916da18a3b6Verdict expected in landmark trial of ex-Chad dictatorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26cfe326f75b458ea76a3f2b1c11c01eSun, 29 May 2016 14:33:58 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Souleymane Guengueng was among thousands imprisoned in Chad during the 1982-1990 rule of dictator Hissene Habre. When Guengueng, an accountant accused of working with the opposition, was released in 1990 he collected more than 800 accounts of fellow prisoners and vowed to seek justice for their torture and suffering.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26cfe326f75b458ea76a3f2b1c11c01eThe Latest: Video shows gorilla stand over boy after fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e08e9cfe9442e381d208f973a283d6Sun, 29 May 2016 14:52:20 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the boy who fell into a gorilla exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e08e9cfe9442e381d208f973a283d6Connecticut focuses on developing TV and digital industryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1acdb34c55440d9ae5ea1638e2ae33cSun, 29 May 2016 13:22:11 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Once hoping to be known as Hollywood East, Connecticut is now actively courting the television and digital media industry, working to attract and grow companies that can meet the burgeoning demand for the content used across multiple platforms, from cable TV's TLC to the Internet's YouTube.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1acdb34c55440d9ae5ea1638e2ae33cWoman fleeing robbery in Chicago hit by truck, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/598dcbe221a04b858d1ad494f01200f4Sun, 29 May 2016 13:07:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman who was fleeing from an armed robbery with her boyfriend has died after being hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/598dcbe221a04b858d1ad494f01200f4Iraqi forces complete buildup around IS-held Fallujahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e802703098bf43bfacb334dec1d5a74cSun, 29 May 2016 15:04:58 GMTTARIQ CAMP, Iraq (AP) — Iraq's special forces completed a troop buildup around Fallujah on Sunday ahead of an operation to retake the Islamic State-held city west of Baghdad, a military officer said, as the militants attacked a newly-liberated town to the west.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e802703098bf43bfacb334dec1d5a74cThe Latest: Wawrinka on song advancing to French quartershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6746780c06114c56a6d0463b628eadc1Sun, 29 May 2016 14:44:33 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6746780c06114c56a6d0463b628eadc1