FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:45:33 -07:00West Point on track for first female deanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a52e82c00d3b4b0cb57b77fb5a557d37Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:05:50 GMTWEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — West Point is on track to get its first female dean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a52e82c00d3b4b0cb57b77fb5a557d37Brazil's VP says he will not be a candidate in 2018http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d096be07ca504a30b91365717664263dFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:33:24 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — The man in line to become Brazil's next head of state if President Dilma Rousseff is impeached says he won't run for the presidency in 2018 when Rousseff's term comes to an end.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d096be07ca504a30b91365717664263dHuman remains found where ex-pastor said he buried womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de1c0e8d85bc493ab65cf59c61b436b4Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:58:56 GMTOCEAN CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have found human remains where a former Florida pastor said he buried a woman's body nearly five years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de1c0e8d85bc493ab65cf59c61b436b4Ex-sergeant jailed over locked computer in child-porn probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e62b3a313ab44c0c90104ba85d1fc9bfFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:32:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A now-fired Philadelphia police sergeant has spent seven months in solitary confinement after a judge held him for contempt for failing to unlock his computers in a child-porn investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e62b3a313ab44c0c90104ba85d1fc9bfTrump makes case to GOP insiders amid chaotic protest scenehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/731c720b21894b9cb94c31295f3f9dbcFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:53:45 GMTBURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Donald Trump, the outsider, made his case to California's Republican establishment on Friday as protesters clashed with police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/731c720b21894b9cb94c31295f3f9dbcThe Latest: Trump says he can win even without GOP unityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebef98d68c5747e2aeceec5690a3a9e4Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:34:59 GMTBURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the California Republican Party's convention, a stage for the GOP presidential candidates (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebef98d68c5747e2aeceec5690a3a9e4A drone for loan? North Dakota agency eager to helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e2cb875524640be89fa97759082bbb4Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:20:13 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — A drone for loan? One of the first law enforcement agencies to use unmanned aircraft as eyes in the sky says it's ready to ship its technology anywhere in the country to help police who need it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e2cb875524640be89fa97759082bbb4Study analyzes impact of Washington state coal-export planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77df1ddfc3d46339b03035b216ffcb5Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:32:18 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A coal-export terminal proposed along the Columbia River in southwest Washington state could have unavoidable, significant impacts on greenhouse gases emissions, vessel traffic and rail safety, according to an environmental review released Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77df1ddfc3d46339b03035b216ffcb5Dismissal of charges against ex-Penn St. officials to standhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f73078f98214da9a82162768f8be14aFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:19:01 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors said Friday they will not appeal a ruling that threw out some of the most serious criminal charges against three former Penn State administrators related to their handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f73078f98214da9a82162768f8be14aFeds call for judge to disband police in polygamous townshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd2f300155ce4b678012e594b986bbfbFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:40:10 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The police department in a polygamous community on the Utah-Arizona border is inflicted by an entrenched culture of following sect leader edicts at the expense of the constitutional rights of nonbelievers and should be disbanded, the federal government recommended Friday in a new court filing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd2f300155ce4b678012e594b986bbfbNavy commander sentenced to 78 months in bribery scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43e765156374e4cbb0a7b2d5058f0ceFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:34:44 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a U.S. Navy commander to 78 months in prison for providing classified ship schedules in exchange for the services of a prostitute, theater tickets and other gifts from a Malaysian defense contractor who overbilled the maritime branch by more than $34 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43e765156374e4cbb0a7b2d5058f0ceExxon sees smallest profit in 16 years, Chevron posts losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab1f3f10afe34c96a62eac6cb85e685dFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:23:15 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab1f3f10afe34c96a62eac6cb85e685dSzczur hits grand slam, Lester fans 10 as Cubs beat Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9669b80a79c144618c7ec9f27e6be118Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:18:40 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Matt Szczur hit his first career grand slam during a five-run eighth inning and the Chicago Cubs broke away from the Atlanta Braves 6-1 Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9669b80a79c144618c7ec9f27e6be118Top Venezuela beer maker halts production amid shortageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb17a309ff5b42daad8d00fc8d5dfb30Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:48:55 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's largest brewer says it has shut down beer production at the last of its four factories due to a shortage of imported supplies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb17a309ff5b42daad8d00fc8d5dfb3016 blamed for mistakes in deadly US attack on Afghan clinichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a77bdd5d8e7b41d09fbcef6bab877453Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:11:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Human error, violations of combat rules and untimely equipment failures led to the mistaken U.S. aerial attack on a charity-run hospital in Afghanistan last fall that killed 42 people, a senior American general said Friday. Investigators called the attack a "disproportional response to a threat that didn't exist."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a77bdd5d8e7b41d09fbcef6bab877453Zverev upsets Goffin for BMW Open semifinal against Thiemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8835b56aff5e45b1acf4605bb059dc45Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:14:12 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Alexander Zverev of Germany upset top seed David Goffin 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 on Friday to reach the BMW Open semifinals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8835b56aff5e45b1acf4605bb059dc45Iditarod bans musher in domestic violence case from '17 racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95d6bf9759e94d0ea7d8fb93ca2f1c48Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:38:13 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Iditarod officials will not allow a musher who faces charges in a domestic violence case to participate in next year's sled dog race across Alaska and some races after that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95d6bf9759e94d0ea7d8fb93ca2f1c48Lug nuts and $35,000 fine still the talk around Tony Stewarthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f727636a0cd94fa28b4380faf240b3f6Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:14:57 GMTTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — It's been an action-packed week for Tony Stewart following his return to a race car after a back injury sidelined him the first eight races of the season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f727636a0cd94fa28b4380faf240b3f6Markets Right Now: Stocks end slightly lower on Wall Streethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f4bcdb712ce44d692049f62a2fc2bc8Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:10:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f4bcdb712ce44d692049f62a2fc2bc860,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd6c33cd24084499b966580ebef0256dFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:45:23 GMTSAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) — It literally was a whale of a job.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd6c33cd24084499b966580ebef0256dTunsil a no-show at Dolphins' introductory news conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/844fd7b95a6d4257aa3577dbb806dec6Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:45:46 GMTDAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Mark down Laremy Tunsil as a no-show at his introductory news conference in South Florida because of an "allergic reaction."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/844fd7b95a6d4257aa3577dbb806dec6Professor puts CV of his failures online to give perspectivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b96773d4891748efa9ecd6804151ae82Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:45:55 GMTPRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A Princeton University professor has published a CV of his career failures as a way to give perspective to students who are feeling discouraged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b96773d4891748efa9ecd6804151ae82Colorado woman gets 100 years for cutting baby from wombhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2770633ace74455a895d6d4f0a489e2Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:36:57 GMTBOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A judge on Friday sentenced a Colorado woman to 100 years in prison for cutting a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2770633ace74455a895d6d4f0a489e2Report: Heart condition didn't cause man's death in custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7285cbb7f3b54453aba35aa7d52b67b7Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:07:42 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A man who died after a struggle with Baltimore police officers in 2013 died because he couldn't breathe, and not because of a heart condition as the department's independent review board concluded, according to a new forensic review of his autopsy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7285cbb7f3b54453aba35aa7d52b67b7Carreno Busta beats top-seeded Simon to reach Estoril semishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/beba5219d312426f8c6de51c606b566bFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:53:54 GMTESTORIL, Portugal (AP) — Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain ousted top-seeded Gilles Simon 6-3, 6-4 in the Estoril Open quarterfinals on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/beba5219d312426f8c6de51c606b566bGuest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf069a59a0a14d679b5dbeee2a5c82e9Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:03:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf069a59a0a14d679b5dbeee2a5c82e9Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto Ricohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/621ad2a70237423b98b5af0782e9c102Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:02:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress headed out of Washington on Friday, accomplishing relatively little in a short work period and missing deadlines on the budget and on helping Puerto Rico with its financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/621ad2a70237423b98b5af0782e9c102Kenya police: 6-story residential building collapses in rainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75e580c5d03f4a3784c92951e374b387Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:41:57 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say a six-story residential building in a low income area of the capital has collapsed under heavy rain and flooding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75e580c5d03f4a3784c92951e374b387Irish leaders end deadlock, make deal for new governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8286fd3bd5b40499dd25e6a0b694fb0Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:12:55 GMTDUBLIN (AP) — Ireland's age-old political enemies struck a historic deal Friday night to create a fragile new government following an inconclusive election and two months of deadlock.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8286fd3bd5b40499dd25e6a0b694fb0Huge fireball in gas explosion burns homes, fleeing manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6970c34301df4fb4acc46ee01fd2f3c7Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:57:09 GMTGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A natural gas pipeline exploded in a towering, roaring fireball Friday, destroying a home several hundred yards away, damaging at least three others and creating waves of intense heat that burned a fleeing homeowner as he ran down a road, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6970c34301df4fb4acc46ee01fd2f3c7The Latest: 4 young girls run away from Florida foster homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac1719f0d8ff402ea85c01c7e17dc3d9Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:45:18 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on four girls who ran away from a foster home near Tampa, Florida. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac1719f0d8ff402ea85c01c7e17dc3d9Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2acac91b9fa4c9e83d8d59d4e0518e1Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:08:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration wants federal agencies to stop asking early questions about some job applicants' criminal history, part of an effort to help ex-convicts enter the job market and decrease the number of those who end up back in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2acac91b9fa4c9e83d8d59d4e0518e1Valeant files overdue financial report, ending debt defaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6a5b083dd25482086e76f63d6e0d806Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:36:01 GMTValeant Pharmaceuticals resolved its default on some of its $30 billion in debt by finally filing its long-overdue U.S. financial report for 2015 on Friday. The badly tarnished Canadian drugmaker also announced a slate of mostly new nominees for elections to its board in June.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6a5b083dd25482086e76f63d6e0d806San Francisco chief releases racist texts, orders traininghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968d06b48f694f068af0f2afdbdfeccfFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:07:56 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's police chief said Friday that he has ordered that all officers finish an anti-harassment class within the next month amid a racist texting scandal that has rocked the department already dogged by fatal shootings of unarmed minority suspects.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968d06b48f694f068af0f2afdbdfeccfParents of boy who vanished in 1997 charged with murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ef5f9b3b32c455b8c69baae6b94c57eFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:36:02 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — The parents of a Hawaii boy who has been missing for nearly 20 years have been charged with murder after authorities reopened the case and re-evaluated the evidence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ef5f9b3b32c455b8c69baae6b94c57eColumn: Let's get rid of 'war rooms,' other ludicrous termshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee3f16b40c34079aa4fb421c656ee6fFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:32:04 GMTAhhh, we're once again at that time of the year when self-important men who've never served in the military gather to divvy up a group of younger men who happen to be very good at the game of football.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee3f16b40c34079aa4fb421c656ee6fOhio schools close over video threatening American studentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e33da2a8205469681224a757bc6e622Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:10:43 GMTATHENS, Ohio (AP) — An anonymous video threatening the safety of "American students" was posted by a social media user in Europe, and there is no risk to Ohio University, authorities said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e33da2a8205469681224a757bc6e6222 behind Planned Parenthood videos rejecting plea dealshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecdc622571cc409fa526183df1ff79e7Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:32:27 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Two anti-abortion activists indicted in connection with making undercover Planned Parenthood videos are rejecting plea deals offering them probation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecdc622571cc409fa526183df1ff79e7Cruz gets Indiana governor's endorsementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f666575aaa9491195734b73754cfee3Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:49:17 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In a setback for Donald Trump, Indiana's governor endorsed the front-runner's chief rival, Ted Cruz, on Friday, injecting new drama into the state's critical Republican primary contest just days before voters head to the polls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f666575aaa9491195734b73754cfee3Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da652a5b57624acbadf700a61684817eFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:12:07 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The makeup industry is trying to convince women that looking good on the outside starts from within — but it's unclear whether the products they're trying to hawk are safe and effective.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da652a5b57624acbadf700a61684817eCleveland Browns owner loses round in deposition fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f6a3c42ea4647cba63b05199ac8e71cFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:50:20 GMTMOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam is a step closer to having to answer questions about fraud at the truck stop chain where he is president and CEO.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f6a3c42ea4647cba63b05199ac8e71cRepublicans beginning to make peace with Trump as nomineehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8eb7d33d1f4dc59c43dfdde4266b4dFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:19:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — They thought it was impossible. Some still fear it. Others can barely believe it. But leading Republicans are beginning to accept the idea that Donald Trump will be their party's presidential nominee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8eb7d33d1f4dc59c43dfdde4266b4dPilot says he saw 1 of 2 missing teen fishermenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf553ffdbd54f9ca6789f6a3d89f18dFri, 29 Apr 2016 21:28:56 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A pilot who was part of a massive search to find two missing teen fishermen told investigators he's positive he saw one floating on debris two days after their boat capsized.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf553ffdbd54f9ca6789f6a3d89f18dThe Latest: Toussaint remembered fondly at festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf5b57dfd0e4a768e4578b4c552b61fFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:51:05 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf5b57dfd0e4a768e4578b4c552b61fAmerican Airlines apologizes to musician for barring violinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6ea95b8d867449b881a4463aa06fc0bFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:21:36 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A concert musician who was not allowed to board a flight with her violin says she hopes the incident will raise awareness of regulations that permit violins and other small instruments as carry-on luggage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6ea95b8d867449b881a4463aa06fc0bMolina Healthcare and Seagate skid, Amazon surgeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2685cd91d2b4ec48450d6f99a864506Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:24:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2685cd91d2b4ec48450d6f99a864506Tunsil tries to tamp down furor regarding his draft freefallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1ffa8582b7b472291611959083609f9Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:33:39 GMTDAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Laremy Tunsil is now using the same answer to questions about his freefall in the NFL draft, the social media hacking that cost him millions and the investigation he stirred at Ole Miss.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1ffa8582b7b472291611959083609f9US stocks hit by health care woes but avoid bigger losseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82fefce2d5804ad4a157e9ddb46fc12fFri, 29 Apr 2016 20:49:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell Friday as health care and technology companies continued to report weak first-quarter results, but thanks to some late buying, they managed to avoid major losses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82fefce2d5804ad4a157e9ddb46fc12fStudy: US oil field source of global uptick in air pollutionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef17f0028c76456782e91ea9951ecdc4Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:00:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An oil and natural gas field in the western United States is largely responsible for a global uptick of the air pollutant ethane, according to a new study.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef17f0028c76456782e91ea9951ecdc4Woman who survived lightning strike feels lucky to be alivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e43d931bf14548b5894cc401febf8bd7Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:33:55 GMTHAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The lightning bolt followed an explosive thunderclap, striking with such force that it cracked the stone observation tower where Appalachian Trail hikers Mollyann Hart and her sister Lauren Bognovitz had taken shelter and blasted them outside into the torrential rain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e43d931bf14548b5894cc401febf8bd7