FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 May 2016 18:05:39 -07:00Questions: Did Prince's call for help get right response?, 05 May 2016 00:53:05 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. urges Asian-Americans to stand up to bigotry, 05 May 2016 00:56:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is urging Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders to press Congress to update U.S. immigration policy and fight bigotry. looms for California governor to act on tobacco age, 04 May 2016 23:26:45 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on six bills to restrict tobacco use in California, including one to raise the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21. Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough, 05 May 2016 00:17:04 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A massive habitat restoration effort by the U.S. government doesn't do nearly enough to improve Northwest salmon runs, a federal judge ruled Thursday, handing a major victory to conservationists, anglers and others who hope to someday see four dams on the Snake River breached to make way for the fish. official pleads guilty in $8 million fraud, 04 May 2016 23:14:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A former vice president at MillerCoors has pleaded guilty to defrauding the beer-maker of more than $8 million., Sanders fight for last big prize: California, 05 May 2016 00:11:11 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Hillary Clinton is looking confidently ahead to the general election, but taking nothing for granted as California's mega-primary approaches, reaching out to Hispanic and black voters in the hope of waging a final knockout against rival Bernie Sanders.'s name removed from law building due to KKK ties, 04 May 2016 23:28:44 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — The name of a founder of the University of Tulsa law school will be removed from the building because of his ties to the Ku Klux Klan, the private school announced Wednesday. diplomat says Islamic State seeking new revenue streams, 05 May 2016 00:29:39 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Islamic State extremist group is looking to increase revenue from taxation, smuggling antiquities "and potentially kidnap for ransom" after losing some territory and oil revenue following the destruction of significant oil facilities, the chair of the U.N. committee monitoring sanctions against the militant group and al-Qaida said Wednesday. Army says troops lost their way, went off cliff, 04 May 2016 23:46:02 GMTDENVER (AP) — An Army vehicle took the wrong road in the dark and was making a U-turn when it tumbled 250 feet off a cliff at a Colorado training range last year, killing one soldier and injuring five, according to a newly released investigative report. Latest: Sen. McConnell calls on Trump to unite party, 05 May 2016 00:06:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT): Navy SEAL took lessons from running track into combat, 04 May 2016 23:04:15 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — In cross-country running, your team is only as fast as your slowest athlete. Slain Navy SEAL Charlie Keating IV took that to heart in his youth as a track star, turning around to cheer on his teammates after he crossed the finish line. site of 9/11 attack, courthouse gets security pavilion, 05 May 2016 00:04:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A new security pavilion was dedicated Wednesday at a federal courthouse where high-profile terrorism trials have taken place blocks from where the Sept. 11 attacks downed the 110-story twin towers of the World Trade Center. blocks child-care license for family detention center, 05 May 2016 00:25:23 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge has blocked a temporary residential child-care license for one of the nation's largest detention centers for families caught crossing the southern U.S. border illegally. Alamo managers say they've overcome Texas 'bullying', 05 May 2016 00:03:45 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A group that served as guardian of the Alamo for more than a century said Wednesday it had prevailed over the "bureaucratic bullying" of a Texas agency with the state's acknowledgement that about 38,000 books and artifacts at an Alamo library don't belong to the state. charge man in Wisconsin interstate shooting, 05 May 2016 00:30:32 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin prosecutors filed charges Wednesday against a 20-year-old man accused of killing a woman in a random drive-by shooting along an interstate while she was driving home to Illinois with her husband and two children. Latest: California raises legal age to buy tobacco to 21, 05 May 2016 00:29:30 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California bill to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco (all times local): raises legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21, 05 May 2016 00:45:36 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The governor of California on Wednesday approved raising the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21. tells Flint residents, 'I've got your back', 05 May 2016 00:10:30 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — Sipping filtered city water to show it's again drinkable, President Barack Obama promised Wednesday to ride herd on leaders at all levels of government until every drop of water flowing into homes in Flint, Michigan, is safe to use. official takes deal, pledges to cooperate in probe, 04 May 2016 23:33:31 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Flint municipal official struck a deal with prosecutors Wednesday, pledging cooperation in exchange for reduced charges as authorities continue investigating lead contamination of the impoverished Michigan city's drinking water supply. State player Appling faces weapons charges, 05 May 2016 00:06:02 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling was charged Wednesday with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes after being found in possession of guns and marijuana in suburban Detroit, according to authorities. governor approves bill increasing age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21, 05 May 2016 00:23:10 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California governor approves bill increasing age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21. leads Rockies to 2-0 win, Padres' 8th shutout, 05 May 2016 00:31:26 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Tyler Chatwood's long road back from Tommy John surgery seemed a little shorter on Wednesday., Tamulis hoping for more LPGA Tour success in Alabama, 05 May 2016 00:33:47 GMTPRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Stacy Lewis is hoping that making a much-needed putt will give her a boost going into a tournament where she has thrived in the past. beats Man City 1-0 to reach Champions League final, 04 May 2016 23:11:08 GMTMADRID (AP) — Real Madrid turned another Champions League final into a crosstown derby on Wednesday, beating Manchester City a day after Atletico Madrid had sealed its place in the decider for European soccer's biggest prize. Prince arranged to meet addiction doctor, 05 May 2016 00:56:29 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In his final weeks, Prince hid signs of trouble from his fans, stonewalling reports of an overdose that required an emergency plane landing and making a brief public appearance to reassure them. But privately, the superstar was in crisis, seeking help from a prominent addiction expert that ultimately came too late. OFF: DeGrom looks for 4-0 start in San Diego start, 05 May 2016 00:03:06 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Thursday: Painkiller training should be required for physicians, 05 May 2016 00:15:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Doctors who prescribe painkillers should be required to undergo training aimed at reducing misuse and abuse of the medications, according to federal health experts, though they acknowledge the challenge of putting such a mandate in place. Publishing rejects Gannett's 'opportunistic' bid, 04 May 2016 23:12:23 GMTTribune Publishing Co. on Wednesday rejected Gannett's more than $388 million buyout offer, saying it's too little for the company that owns The Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers. Pair lived in camper, daughters in filthy house, 05 May 2016 00:13:45 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska couple faces child neglect charges after authorities said their two teenage daughters lived in the basement of a filthy, mold-filled house without heat or power while the couple stayed in a camper in the driveway.'s open path to nomination causes agony for some in GOP, 05 May 2016 00:14:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's last Republican foe, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, ended his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday, cementing Trump's remarkable triumph as his party's presumptive nominee and launching him toward a likely fall battle with Hillary Clinton. Some Republican leaders began reluctantly rallying around Trump, but others agonized over their party's future. ends bid for Republican nomination, 05 May 2016 00:20:23 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The last man standing in Donald Trump's path to the Republican nomination, Ohio Gov. John Kasich ended his campaign Wednesday, making Trump the party's presumptive nominee. rally against A's bullpen for first sweep of season, 05 May 2016 00:01:05 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Even with a four-run deficit, Nelson Cruz hollered through the dugout some words of confidence. Latest: Deputies couldn't detain suspect in girl's death, 05 May 2016 00:42:53 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the abduction and killing of an 11-year-old girl on the Navajo Nation (all times local): guard sentenced to 7 years for sex assault on NY inmate, 05 May 2016 00:34:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A federal jail guard was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison after an inmate gave an in-court account of how he sexually assaulted her inside a New York City lockup last year. Latest: Police kill unarmed driver fleeing traffic stop, 04 May 2016 23:58:14 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a police officer shooting during a Philadelphia traffic stop (all times local): throws 5-hit shutout; Indians beat Tigers 4-0, 05 May 2016 00:43:41 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber pitched a five-hit shutout and the Cleveland Indians used a four-run fourth inning to defeat the Detroit Tigers for the fifth straight time this season, 4-0 on Wednesday night. Latest: Rough treatment of Gov. Snyder draws sympathy, 04 May 2016 22:47:16 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on developments in Flint, Michigan, where drinking water is tainted with lead (all times local): stitches tissue by itself, a step to more automated OR, 05 May 2016 00:39:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Getting stitched up by Dr. Robot may one day be reality: Scientists have created a robotic system that did just that in living animals without a real doctor pulling the strings. government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights, 05 May 2016 00:43:31 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws and can't be enforced, the U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday, putting the state on notice that it is in danger of being sued and losing hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding. Latest: Investigators examine where eagle hit airplane, 04 May 2016 23:27:17 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on investigators saying a bald eagle struck a small plane before in crashed last month in Alaska (all times local): Orleans sheriff ships out inmates to cut jail violence, 04 May 2016 23:19:51 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The sheriff who runs New Orleans' troubled jail says he's transferring hundreds of inmates to other jurisdictions. Motors brushes off 1Q net loss, accelerates plans, 04 May 2016 23:35:20 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. brushed off a big first-quarter loss and cheered investors with news that it plans to accelerate its production plans. says most dangerous Australian IS operative killed, 05 May 2016 00:33:11 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. families sue over transgender access to locker room, 04 May 2016 23:19:20 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Dozens of families took legal action Wednesday in a bid to stop a suburban Chicago school district from allowing a transgender student to use a girls' locker room and restroom, arguing the policy trampled on the privacy rights of other students.'s Marc Leishman out of Rio Olympics consideration, 05 May 2016 00:53:22 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Marc Leishman has joined Adam Scott in deciding not to play golf for Australia at the Rio Olympics in August, with Leishman citing concerns over the health of his family because of the mosquito-borne Zika virus. action status OK'd in major post-Katrina flood case, 04 May 2016 22:57:15 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge who ruled last year that the federal government is responsible for some of the flooding that hit the New Orleans area after Hurricane Katrina has granted class-action status in the case. novel, Portuguese poems win translation awards, 04 May 2016 23:03:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Spanish-language novel and a collection of Portuguese poetry have won prizes for best translated literature. woman dies at Haiti hospital amid strike by staff, 05 May 2016 00:35:50 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A bleeding pregnant woman dropped dead at the gates of Haiti's largest public hospital after failing to get help Wednesday amid a weeks-old strike by resident doctors, nurses and other staff.'s Morales moves West to 'Access Hollywood', 05 May 2016 00:31:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBC "Today" show anchor Natalie Morales is moving West to become host of the entertainment show "Access Hollywood," but will keep a role on the morning program. Capitol Hill, GOP muted a day after Trump's ascension, 05 May 2016 00:42:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The reaction of congressional Republicans to Donald Trump's ascension ranged from subdued to silent on Wednesday, a day after the billionaire TV personality was all but anointed as the party's presidential nominee.