FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 29 May 2017 04:20:31 -07:00BA travelers face third day of delays, cancellationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48828d80b25044f49cc821862a318500Mon, 29 May 2017 08:47:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — Travelers with airlines in the British Airways group faced a third day of delays and cancellations, mainly on short-haul routes and in smaller numbers than over the weekend, when the company suffered a colossal IT failure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48828d80b25044f49cc821862a318500Japan public split on idea to cite military in constitutionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2cb2a66c5a04643b82e9ccd16a53113Mon, 29 May 2017 10:56:31 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Poll results released Monday show that about half of Japan's population supports a constitutional revision that would clarify the legality of the country's military, a new approach Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is proposing as his party struggles to gain public support for a change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2cb2a66c5a04643b82e9ccd16a53113NKorean missile launch may be testing rivals, not technologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92389efb69ca4632b0b9d03c543ba4a8Mon, 29 May 2017 09:22:08 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's latest missile test Monday may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology than with showing U.S. and South Korean forces in the region that it can strike them at will.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92389efb69ca4632b0b9d03c543ba4a8Pakistanis protest power cuts, protester killed in clasheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb8de290ff3d43e9bbad2f2a2bf68360Mon, 29 May 2017 09:03:50 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A government official says violence erupted at demonstrations against power cuts in several towns in northwestern Pakistan, leading to clashes with police that killed a protester and wounded several.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb8de290ff3d43e9bbad2f2a2bf68360Philippine forces make gains in southern city under siegehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e23786c123434aba9d7157f97caed4c4Mon, 29 May 2017 08:14:06 GMTMARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Philippine forces control most of a southern city where militants linked to the Islamic State group launched a bloody siege nearly a week ago, authorities said Monday, as the army launched airstrikes and went house-to-house to crush areas of resistance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e23786c123434aba9d7157f97caed4c4Poland gathers data on foreigners in the countryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00da91c1e8bc472c885a97fae0000283Mon, 29 May 2017 10:41:48 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's deputy defense minister has cited security concerns in Europe as he tries to justify a move to gather data on foreigners visiting and living in the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00da91c1e8bc472c885a97fae0000283Concerns growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/319d86fed5a54e42a976169ea1f796fbMon, 29 May 2017 10:12:49 GMTMONACO (AP) — It used to be a case of guessing the winning margin for Mercedes in the constructors' championship, and a toss-up between which of its two drivers would win the Formula One title.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/319d86fed5a54e42a976169ea1f796fbMore drug theft at VA: Recent cases involving health clinicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53233d2fc8549e382002b19a869635eMon, 29 May 2017 07:36:15 GMTGovernment data obtained by The Associated Press show more cases of opioid drug theft or missing prescriptions at Department of Veterans Affairs health facilities despite new prevention efforts. The VA inspector general's office opened 36 new criminal investigations into possible drug theft from Oct. 1 to May 19. Doctors, nurses or pharmacy staff in the VA's network of more than 160 medical centers and 1,000 clinics are suspected of siphoning away controlled substances for their own use or street sale — sometimes to the harm of patients.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53233d2fc8549e382002b19a869635eBA, Iberia travelers face 3rd day of delays, cancellationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb80d60cdca743a2a8d7ceeb75bd7c14Mon, 29 May 2017 09:41:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — Travelers on British Airways and its sister airlines in Spain faced a third day of delays and cancellations Monday, mainly on short-haul flights in Europe, after the company suffered a colossal IT failure over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb80d60cdca743a2a8d7ceeb75bd7c14Travel ban to test Supreme Court view of presidential powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dec14d6198b45eabfa15b467a81de77Mon, 29 May 2017 07:30:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dec14d6198b45eabfa15b467a81de77The Latest: Muguruza's match stopped at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c5d914709af4f4892b710dd49510015Mon, 29 May 2017 09:57:47 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c5d914709af4f4892b710dd49510015Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e1aaf195c664ab290ba3da77b66b0baMon, 29 May 2017 09:39:30 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police have made an arrest on the south coast of England in the widening inquiry into the deadly Manchester concert bombing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e1aaf195c664ab290ba3da77b66b0baIn Syria, more airstrikes hit IS de facto capital of Raqqahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea377ad671d4c1f9d88a491f0d6c8faMon, 29 May 2017 09:29:35 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say more airstrikes and artillery shelling have hit the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea377ad671d4c1f9d88a491f0d6c8faTurkish officers on trial for planning Istanbul leg of couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7089598d9e1f46c9b3cce94a8f81f956Mon, 29 May 2017 09:22:26 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The trial against 23 army officers who allegedly planned the Istanbul stage of last summer's failed military coup has opened in the outskirts of the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7089598d9e1f46c9b3cce94a8f81f956A fan remembers Gregg Allman's life-affirming soundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab17355a76e4f4e87c6aa49a0c419e8Mon, 29 May 2017 09:11:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The stage remains dark in the moments before the final show. It's the Allman Brothers' annual New York City Beacon Theater run, in March 2011.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab17355a76e4f4e87c6aa49a0c419e8Nepal celebrates anniversary of Mount Everest conquesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab7b8aa662fd4bdda5a224ced7d38edcMon, 29 May 2017 07:59:55 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's mountaineering community was celebrating the first conquest of Mount Everest 64 years ago Monday, as well as this year's climbing season during which hundreds scaled the world's highest peak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab7b8aa662fd4bdda5a224ced7d38edcAP FACT CHECK: A rash of Trump statements under scrutinyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7ab82823a4a4331b6ffc8bb810dc021Mon, 29 May 2017 07:15:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has reopened his Twitter spigot now that his foreign trip is over, so brace yourself. The intensifying investigations into Russian interference in the election and the potential involvement of associates have reached his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and appear to have caught the president in a bare-knuckled mood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7ab82823a4a4331b6ffc8bb810dc021Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a9e62965f240508eaf98263d55aab2Mon, 29 May 2017 10:24:49 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says Berlin is still committed to strengthening trans-Atlantic relations after Merkel suggested Europe can no longer entirely rely on the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a9e62965f240508eaf98263d55aab2Philadelphia's music legacy is vast but hard to findhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d18ba36015d47e5a583c4d55e736c13Mon, 29 May 2017 10:39:33 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Detroit has the Motown Museum. Mississippi has a blues trail. Memphis has Graceland, Sun Studio and the Stax Museum of American Soul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d18ba36015d47e5a583c4d55e736c13Spain police: 2 Britons arrested for ramming pedestrianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75a63bb97f8c4a6dae1e2c2985381aecMon, 29 May 2017 09:30:16 GMTMADRID (AP) — Authorities in Spain say the two men arrested for ramming into pedestrians in a southern coastal town are British nationals who appeared to be drunk. Eight people, including a newborn baby and the driver, were injured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75a63bb97f8c4a6dae1e2c2985381aecTimeline: North Korea missile launches test US, South Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9268b716dea04f9a80dcbbbee2da8adcMon, 29 May 2017 08:44:30 GMTNorth Korea's ballistic missile test on Monday was its ninth this year, the South Korean military says, in an ongoing challenge to new leaders in both the United States and South Korea. A look at key developments:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9268b716dea04f9a80dcbbbee2da8adcSri Lanka races to rescue flood victims before rain resumeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81a416450d1f4887b1a823886e392c38Mon, 29 May 2017 07:33:22 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Helicopters searched for people marooned four days after rain-triggered floods and mudslides inundated Sri Lankan neighborhoods and killed at least 169 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81a416450d1f4887b1a823886e392c38Nepal celebrates anniversary of Everest conquesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea283d8e83de4042ad7088bc226042c7Mon, 29 May 2017 07:03:52 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's mountaineering community is celebrating the first conquest of Mount Everest and a successful climbing season in which hundreds of climbers scaled the world's highest peak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea283d8e83de4042ad7088bc226042c7Relative 'devastated' after shooting kills 8 in Mississippihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a6c7d9089ee4afe8c00d19ee9a330bdMon, 29 May 2017 07:47:25 GMTBROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Head in hands, his voice strained, Vincent Mitchell sat outside his little yellow home and tried to make sense of how a family dispute led to a rampage that killed eight people, including the deputy who tried to keep them safe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a6c7d9089ee4afe8c00d19ee9a330bdHow Hollywood is giving its biggest stars digital faceliftshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29d331f894b64c17b042460f35a9bb56Mon, 29 May 2017 07:08:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp is 53 years old but he doesn't look a day over 26 in the new "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie — at least for a few moments. There was no plastic surgeon involved, heavy makeup or archival footage used to take the actor back to his boyish "Cry Baby" face, however. It's all post-production visual effects, and after a decade of refining the process since Brad Pitt ran the gamut of time in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," it's becoming commonplace in major Hollywood movies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29d331f894b64c17b042460f35a9bb56The Latest: Rights activists in Paris protest Putin visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c10577ccbc4547108893c6c70e8934fdMon, 29 May 2017 09:44:25 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to France (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c10577ccbc4547108893c6c70e8934fdOffices of search engine Yandex raided in Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3f797db948748ebb605c36ec335f83cMon, 29 May 2017 11:07:21 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's intelligence agency is searching the offices of Yandex, a Russia-based Internet company best known for its search engine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3f797db948748ebb605c36ec335f83cGet ready for busy travel season; airlines could set recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/201b597ae2944ed8a18c92da1e4805b2Mon, 29 May 2017 09:57:24 GMTDALLAS (AP) — If you're planning a big vacation trip this summer, move over. You're going to have lots of company.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/201b597ae2944ed8a18c92da1e4805b2The Latest: Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af71ef9af24342fd9eb5ab56fe205fceMon, 29 May 2017 10:51:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af71ef9af24342fd9eb5ab56fe205fceGermany gains access to journalist detained in Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc37b9f8f1d442c8cad5523766e53bbMon, 29 May 2017 10:47:13 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's Foreign Ministry says Turkish authorities have agreed to grant consular officials access for the first time to a German journalist detained about a month ago in Turkey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc37b9f8f1d442c8cad5523766e53bbTrump to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a86aeacbbc1c46d6a760e601913c6265Mon, 29 May 2017 07:11:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is preparing his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a86aeacbbc1c46d6a760e601913c62656-day war begets 50 years of conflict for Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f01fc456d114dc9a1d6ccf9d799d500Mon, 29 May 2017 10:11:22 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — It may well be remembered as a pyrrhic victory for Israel: in six days it stunned the world by vanquishing several Arab armies, only to be saddled with a deeply corrosive 50-year fight with the Palestinians for the Holy Land.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f01fc456d114dc9a1d6ccf9d799d500Bangladesh ready with evacuation plans as cyclone nearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f95c7616d01459da448130c771430deMon, 29 May 2017 11:09:53 GMTCOX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh is bracing for its first cyclone of the year, with more than 1,000 shelters set up for people who may need to evacuate as the storm approaches the low-lying delta nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f95c7616d01459da448130c771430deHungary signs accord with archbishop to support Iraqi clinichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e264d5f518e34793923629166bcae853Mon, 29 May 2017 09:57:07 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government is donating 145 million forints ($525,000) to Saint Joseph's Clinic in Erbil, Iraq, which provides services for mainly Christian refugees living in the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e264d5f518e34793923629166bcae853Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheavalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d0c74b209f04ab7892339414e227024Mon, 29 May 2017 07:27:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is assailing internal leaks as he considers an overhaul of his White House staff and grapples with a burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d0c74b209f04ab7892339414e227024Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe60e6a2a5704d0a9242cfab79e195dcMon, 29 May 2017 07:22:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is defending an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications with Russia, describing it as a "good thing" as the Trump administration sought to quell mounting questions over secret ties to the Kremlin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe60e6a2a5704d0a9242cfab79e195dcDjokovic, Muguruza start title defenses at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/120d806390c2439580fc8e51984af1a5Mon, 29 May 2017 09:24:41 GMTPARIS (AP) — Garbine Muguruza and Novak Djokovic will start the defense of their titles at the French Open on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/120d806390c2439580fc8e51984af1a5International flamenco festival set to mark 30 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eb5f6a5e2034aca9f7ddb95c4fce4bdMon, 29 May 2017 07:18:46 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dancers from across the U.S. and Spain will gather in New Mexico for the 30th anniversary of a preeminent international flamenco festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eb5f6a5e2034aca9f7ddb95c4fce4bdDems view vets as strong candidates in bid to retake Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1488310c08764c4e80f66f4b69634e3fMon, 29 May 2017 07:18:36 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Democrats hope to enlist military veterans in another type of fight — for majority control of the House.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1488310c08764c4e80f66f4b69634e3fThe Latest: Raonic through to 2nd round at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56a70ce291254333aa57568c1149e6cdMon, 29 May 2017 11:03:33 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56a70ce291254333aa57568c1149e6cdWorld shares muted as investors await raft of economic datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bee2b95bae9c4d1d8c5ddc0be6ce2602Mon, 29 May 2017 09:11:06 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were listless Monday as investors hunkered down ahead of a raft of economic data later this week that will provide fresh insight into the world economy. Holidays in several key markets crimped trading volume.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bee2b95bae9c4d1d8c5ddc0be6ce2602Shark leaps into boat and lands on Australian fishermanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21496219732d44a89cafb247905f0c8cMon, 29 May 2017 08:27:45 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A 73-year-old Australian fisherman said Monday that he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for when a 2.7-meter (9-foot) great white shark leapt into his boat, knocking him off his feet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21496219732d44a89cafb247905f0c8cPhilippine authorities seize 605 kilos of meth from Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b605c49cece34be5a40a88e9e138b885Mon, 29 May 2017 10:57:29 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine authorities said Monday that they have seized 605 kilograms (1,334 pounds) of high-grade methamphetamine shipped from China following a tip from the Chinese government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b605c49cece34be5a40a88e9e138b885Germany to host Ukraine talks in Berlin as fighting persistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e1a502e7ff244509c12fb7c923e900cMon, 29 May 2017 10:26:29 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's Foreign Ministry says envoys from Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France will meet this week in Berlin to try and push forward the implementation of a peace deal for eastern Ukraine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e1a502e7ff244509c12fb7c923e900cPhiladelphia's music history _ a DIY tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3768f5b5dcd4581b80c14f7e72f02ddMon, 29 May 2017 10:48:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia doesn't make it easy for music fans to explore the city's vast and rich musical legacy, but you can cobble together a do-it-yourself tour of the sights, sounds and neighborhoods that nurtured talent. Other places for inspiration: local news site Billy Penn puts out a Black Music Map every year in honor of Black History Month, and fans and experts offer tours through Jane's Walks, like this recent one exploring Ridge Avenue's jazz corridor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3768f5b5dcd4581b80c14f7e72f02ddTrump budget draws ire, concern from minority communitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab920263b3d64fa2bc70e7cdc7009ac9Mon, 29 May 2017 07:10:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for minority communities say President Donald Trump's proposed budget answers the question he famously posed to black Americans during his campaign: "What the hell do you have to lose?"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab920263b3d64fa2bc70e7cdc7009ac9India's limits on selling cattle could hurt industry, dietshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98311115c3f44f2ba9cf4bbd8281262aMon, 29 May 2017 09:13:53 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A new ban imposed by India's government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98311115c3f44f2ba9cf4bbd8281262aWild boar charges Austrian children; none hurt, animal shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac9d73aadced4de896a946a44a7dee27Mon, 29 May 2017 07:56:04 GMTVIENNA (AP) — A wild boar charged at children at a playground in Vienna, then hid in shrubbery next to an apartment house before being shot by police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac9d73aadced4de896a946a44a7dee27AP Exclusive: VA drug thefts continue despite new effortshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9065edf58f8d4e2a99d227e1f9348640Mon, 29 May 2017 11:12:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities have launched dozens of new criminal investigations into possible opioid and other drug theft by employees at Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals, a sign the problem isn't going away despite new prevention efforts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9065edf58f8d4e2a99d227e1f9348640Iraq paramilitaries move on key town near Syrian borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a764aa478c443b38eca636eca2041b0Mon, 29 May 2017 10:46:06 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi government-sanctioned paramilitary force moved on Monday to capture a key town beyond the city of Mosul from the Islamic State group, tightening its grip on series of towns and villages near the Syrian border, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a764aa478c443b38eca636eca2041b0