FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Apr 2017 08:02:02 -07:00Trump calls US astronaut who broke record for time in space, 24 Apr 2017 14:28:15 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump made a very long distance phone call to the International Space Station, to congratulate its commander on breaking the record for the most time spent in space of any American astronaut. 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow, 24 Apr 2017 14:11:42 GMTBERNARDS, N.J. (AP) — A white oak tree that has watched over a New Jersey community and a church for hundreds of years began its final bow Monday as crews began its removal and residents fondly remembered the go-to spot for formal photos, landmark for driving directions and the remarkable piece of natural history. stocks follow global markets higher after French election, 24 Apr 2017 14:15:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally Monday morning after election results in France over the weekend raised expectations that the European Union and euro currency will remain intact. A candidate seen as pro-business won the most votes in Sunday's vote, and many investors expect him to win a runoff election against the remaining anti-EU candidate, which is set for May 7. troops kill militants, seize jungle camp in south, 24 Apr 2017 14:29:39 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military says troops backed by aircraft have captured a jungle camp belonging to an extremist band allied with the Islamic State group and killed several militants in the country' south. warns NKorea about attacking US base or testing ICBM, 24 Apr 2017 14:10:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States could strike North Korea if it attacks a U.S. military base or tests an intercontinental ballistic missile, President Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador said Monday. seeks ban on face-covering veils, new Muslim schools, 24 Apr 2017 14:20:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's anti-EU U.K. Independence Party says it will promote social unity by banning face-covering veils and barring the opening of new Islamic schools. at Auschwitz for yearly Holocaust memorial event, 24 Apr 2017 13:46:51 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Thousands of people from around the world, many of them young Israelis, paid homage Monday to the millions who perished in the Holocaust at the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz. in Islamic State group gets 10-year prison sentence, 24 Apr 2017 13:28:16 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Emirati previously convicted of being a member of the extremist Islamic State group has had his sentence increased from one year in prison to a 10-year sentence. Latest: Dems say no shutdown if Trump relents on wall, 24 Apr 2017 14:33:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): troopers help woman give birth in vehicle on Thruway, 24 Apr 2017 14:35:33 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two New York state troopers have teamed up to help deliver a woman's baby in a vehicle on the side of a highway after she couldn't make it to a hospital. army chief, defense minister resign following attack, 24 Apr 2017 14:19:20 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's army chief and defense minister resigned on Monday, following a Taliban attack over the weekend that struck a northern army base, killing more than 100 military and other personnel, officials said. plans Aug. 23 vote, signaling end to dos Santos rule, 24 Apr 2017 14:32:05 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A report says Angola has set its presidential election for Aug. 23. Latest: President Hollande urges voters to choose Macron, 24 Apr 2017 14:14:44 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French election (all times local): Latest: Italy populists denounce both French candidates, 24 Apr 2017 13:35:17 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French election (all times local): official: 4 security guards killed by suicide bomber, 24 Apr 2017 14:07:52 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A police official says at least four security guards have been killed after a suicide bomber attacked their checkpoint in eastern Afghanistan. fear losing immigrant workers under Trump crackdown, 24 Apr 2017 14:01:48 GMTSALEM, Ore. (AP) — The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants. Iran rejects detained British-Iranian woman's appeal, 24 Apr 2017 13:26:40 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A British-Iranian woman detained in Iran while on a trip with her toddler daughter has exhausted all chance of having her five-year prison sentence overturned in court, her family said Monday. African man pleads not guilty in family ax murders, 24 Apr 2017 13:55:32 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A South African man accused of murdering three members of his family with an ax pleaded not guilty on Monday, saying he fought with a laughing attacker during the slaughter at their upscale home.'s unrest claims 21st victim as new protests loom, 24 Apr 2017 13:50:47 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Weeks of political unrest have claimed another victim as Venezuela's opposition prepares for another mass protest. find 3 people shot to death inside home in Savannah, 24 Apr 2017 13:46:40 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Police in Savannah are investigating an early morning shooting in which three people died. prepares for 1st double execution in US since 2000, 24 Apr 2017 14:05:44 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Two condemned Arkansas killers who admit they're guilty but fear their poor health could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections set for Monday might become the first inmates put to death in a double execution in the U.S. in more than 16 years. breaks record for most time in space by American, 24 Apr 2017 13:50:03 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronaut Peggy Whitson has another record under her space belt. killed, many hurt in grenade explosion at school in Russia, 24 Apr 2017 13:38:25 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Police in the Russian republic of Dagestan say at least one person has been killed and 11 injured in a live grenade accident at a high school. opera to reopen Oct 3, then close until December, 24 Apr 2017 14:12:35 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Berlin's Staatsoper opera house will reopen on Oct. 3 after years of delay-plagued renovations — but then close again for two months following what city officials are calling a "prelude." questions and answers about Maria Sharapova's return, 24 Apr 2017 14:40:24 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — STUTTGART, Germany — Even with eight of the world's top 10 players in the main draw, an unranked rival is grabbing all the headlines at an indoor clay-court event this week. Latest: Mayor: City won't be deterred in statue removal, 24 Apr 2017 13:34:12 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on removal of Confederate monuments in New Orleans. (all times local): court won't hear appeal over CIA torture report, 24 Apr 2017 13:43:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal seeking to force the CIA to release the full 2014 Senate report about the agency's use of harsh interrogation tactics. criticizes opponents' corruption fight in Russia, 24 Apr 2017 14:09:38 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has tacitly criticized a popular opposition leader whose efforts to expose official corruption fueled nationwide protests last month. journalist home after 2 weeks detention in Turkey, 24 Apr 2017 13:57:25 GMTROME (AP) — An Italian journalist returned home on Monday after being detained for two weeks in Turkey, apparently because he entered an area near the Syrian border without the necessary permission. police search for 5-year-old boy; father arrested, 24 Apr 2017 13:45:18 GMTSOUTH PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Southern California are searching for a missing 5-year-old boy whose father was arrested after being found passed out at a park. Latest: Crews start taking down 600-year-old tree, 24 Apr 2017 13:50:33 GMTBERNARDS, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the removal of a 600-year-old tree where George Washington once had a picnic. (all times local): turn away GM appeal over ignition switches, 24 Apr 2017 13:48:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday turned away an appeal from General Motors Co. seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims. president urges voters to choose centrist Macron in presidential runoff to keep out nationalist Le Pen, 24 Apr 2017 14:05:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — French president urges voters to choose centrist Macron in presidential runoff to keep out nationalist Le Pen. customs officers among 17 arrested in corruption case, 24 Apr 2017 13:55:14 GMTBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian police say they have arrested 16 customs officers and a businessman over alleged corruption. won't hear challenge to Alabama campaign law, 24 Apr 2017 13:45:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear a challenge to Alabama's ban on the transfer of campaign contributions between political action committees. Tebow has his best week in minors with 6 hits, 24 Apr 2017 14:52:38 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Tim Tebow had his best week in the minors, showing some consistency at the plate last week with two multi-hit games for the Columbia Fireflies. Latest: US general suggests Russia arming Taliban, 24 Apr 2017 14:18:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' visit to Afghanistan (all times local): Nelson back with new songs on 'God's Problem Child', 24 Apr 2017 14:50:03 GMTWillie Nelson, "God's Problem Child" (Legacy Recordings) Orleans takes down 1st of 4 Confederate statues, 24 Apr 2017 14:12:50 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Workers in New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments Monday morning, making the city the latest Southern institution to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy. rebels kill at least 24 Indian paramilitary soldiers, 24 Apr 2017 13:39:50 GMTPATNA, India (AP) — Maoist rebels killed at least 24 Indian paramilitary soldiers and injured six others in their stronghold in central India on Monday in one of the worst attacks on the country's security forces in recent years, police said. 3-year-old died after car window closed on neck, 24 Apr 2017 14:38:21 GMTSCHUYLER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old Nebraska boy has died after a car power window closed on his neck. officials say US must confront Russia for arming Taliban, 24 Apr 2017 14:42:06 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against American-backed forces in Afghanistan, top U.S. military officials said Monday. woman donates kidney to Lowes co-worker, 24 Apr 2017 13:32:23 GMTVENICE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida mother of seven children has donated one of her kidneys to her Lowe's co-worker. leader tells fighters to prepare for long Syria war, 24 Apr 2017 13:27:47 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The leader of al-Qaida urged his followers and other militants in Syria to unite ranks and prepare for protracted jihad, or holy war, in a recording released Sunday night.'s Cabinet picks fuel stage drama in London and NY, 24 Apr 2017 14:12:58 GMTLONDON (AP) — Coming soon to the West End and Broadway stage: Rex Tillerson, Jeff Sessions, Tom Price and Scott Pruitt. hearing for Bengals' 'Pacman' Jones moved to May 16, 24 Apr 2017 14:35:25 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones' court case has been continued to May 16, when there will be a pretrial hearing. sentences 20 to death in police killings, 24 Apr 2017 13:34:06 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Monday upheld death sentences against 20 suspected Islamists convicted of murder in the deaths of 15 people, including 11 police, during an attack on a police station in 2013. Airways sees 'manageable' decline in flights to US, 24 Apr 2017 14:29:06 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The CEO of one of the Middle East's largest carriers said Monday passenger numbers to the United States have dipped slightly over fears by some Muslim passengers that their visas may be rejected upon arrival, but expressed confidence in President Donald Trump as a "very good businessman." Latest: Macron marks slaying of Armenians anniversary, 24 Apr 2017 14:32:06 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French election (all times local): Right Now: US stocks open sharply higher, 24 Apr 2017 13:42:26 GMTThe latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):