FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 May 2016 01:49:44 -07:00Turkish committee clears contentious bill following brawl, 03 May 2016 07:22:16 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish parliamentary committee has approved a contentious ruling-party proposal to strip legislators of their immunity from prosecution, hours after the meeting erupted in chaos with legislators hurling bottles of water and punches at each other. hold on beat Spurs 98-97, even series at 1-1, 03 May 2016 06:05:42 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder nearly gave the game away in a wild final sequence that referees acknowledge should have been blown dead before it started. agrees to move trial for dad in toddler hot SUV death, 03 May 2016 07:41:26 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Acknowledging the intense and extensive media coverage of the case of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die, the judge decided it would be wise to move the trial away from the county where the boy died. stocks mostly higher following US lead, 03 May 2016 07:02:26 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly up Tuesday, with Australia's S&P ASX 200 index making solid gains after the Australian central bank cut interest rates and following the rise in U.S. stock indexes, recovering some of last week's steep declines. of thousands Shiite pilgrims converge on Baghdad shrine, 03 May 2016 07:39:19 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims are converging on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a revered imam. out: Philips to launch IPO for lighting division, 03 May 2016 07:02:21 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Royal Philips NV announced Tuesday that it is spinning off its iconic lighting division in an initial public offering so it can focus on its future as a health technology provider., China's Alipay expand cooperation to foreign markets, 03 May 2016 07:40:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber and the payment service of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group are expanding a partnership to allow Chinese travelers to summon and pay for a car in any country where Uber operates. OFF: Verlander puts a ring on it; Machado moves over, 03 May 2016 06:10:31 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up next, 03 May 2016 07:52:43 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — It's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday — ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews. look to bounce back in Game 3 against Lightning, 03 May 2016 07:29:25 GMTSYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay. of freight train derailment in DC extends to 2nd day, 03 May 2016 06:34:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Some commuters will have to find a different way into work for a second day as a result of a weekend freight train derailment in Washington. of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear, 03 May 2016 06:56:32 GMTTOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. parliament debates labor law after violent protests, 03 May 2016 07:58:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — After a month of often violent protests, French legislators are starting to debate a hotly contested labor bill that would make it easier to lay off workers and weaken some union powers. activist goes to trial over letter to doctor, 03 May 2016 07:54:24 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car. shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolina, 03 May 2016 08:22:25 GMTTAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County. police arrest 4 for suspected jihad links, 03 May 2016 07:19:30 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Interior Ministry says police have arrested four people in the Madrid area suspected of spreading pro-jihad propaganda and recruiting followers. plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global trip, 03 May 2016 08:37:45 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — An airplane powered only by sunlight has arrived in a Phoenix suburb after completing the latest leg of its global trip. Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana, 03 May 2016 07:16:09 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in Tuesday's Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump's stunning march toward the GOP nomination. back Karns with enough offense in 4-3 win over A's, 03 May 2016 05:54:12 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Cishek's seventh consecutive save this season resembled many of the previous six — a few tense moments, a couple of baserunners and a perfect pitch to end it. in the News, 03 May 2016 07:00:57 GMT"Honestly, if we win Indiana, it's over. It's over. They're finished. They're gone." — Donald Trump, who has a commanding lead over rival Ted Cruz before Tuesday's Republican primary in the Midwestern state. of fatal 2015 DC subway fire to be determined, 03 May 2016 06:49:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal investigators are set to determine the cause of an electrical fire that killed a passenger on a subway train in downtown Washington.'s supreme court clears way migrant quotas referendum, 03 May 2016 08:01:08 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's Kuria, the supreme court, has cleared the way for a government-initiated referendum on a European Union plan for a quota for the resettlement of migrants and refugees. determined to set defensive tone again in Game 2, 03 May 2016 06:14:06 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Bogut has taken to publicly calling himself unflattering names. powers stir concern over Indonesia terror law, 03 May 2016 07:25:12 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A lawmaker involved in vetting Indonesia's proposed counter-terrorism law says a contentious provision allowing detention without trial for six months could undermine the fight against Islamic extremism. offers $250,000 for Flint research, local nonprofit, 03 May 2016 06:34:11 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Google is offering $250,000 to help with the ongoing response efforts in Flint as the city reels from the effects of a lead-contaminated water supply. Pacific nation of Palau, Jellyfish Lake losing namesake, 03 May 2016 06:33:11 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The big question at Palau's Jellyfish Lake: Where are all the jellyfish?'s Guide: Cruz, Sanders fight inevitable in Indiana, 03 May 2016 07:18:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders are all-in for Indiana as they try to stave off the growing aura of inevitability surrounding their opponents. But Donald Trump says his general election race against Hillary Clinton has "sort of already started." Clinton may not say as much, but she largely agrees. On what could be a pivotal night for Cruz, Trump is strongly favored in the state's GOP primary. Sanders and Hillary Clinton are in a tighter race on the Democratic side. profit lower in volatile market, 03 May 2016 06:14:31 GMTBEIJING (AP) — HSBC Holdings PLC says its latest quarterly profit fell 18 percent from a year earlier due to global market volatility. Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witness, 03 May 2016 07:14:31 GMTMINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Music megastar Prince was known for throwing parties that stretched into the wee hours of the morning, but his faith and the Bible could also keep him gabbing until sunrise, according to his longtime friend and "spiritual brother," bassist Larry Graham. sewage poisons coastline, threatens Israel, 03 May 2016 06:11:47 GMTSHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) — Each day, millions of gallons of raw sewage pour into the Gaza Strip's Mediterranean beachfront, spewing out of a metal pipe and turning miles of once-scenic coastline into a stagnant dead zone. logs heavy ice time in Blues' playoff run, 03 May 2016 06:11:46 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Alex Pietrangelo is used to playing a lot — especially this time of year. The St. Louis Blues linchpin defenseman plays with a high motor and appears to have no issues piling up the ice time. Louis jury awards $55M in Johnson & Johnson cancer suit, 03 May 2016 06:09:37 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A jury in St. Louis has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $55 million to a South Dakota woman who claimed the company's talcum powder caused her to develop ovarian cancer. owners aim to keep winning team together, 03 May 2016 05:43:32 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that many players will be lured away by big-money offers from richer clubs. WASHINGTON: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutiny, 03 May 2016 07:23:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "The Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy. spotted in trash led to arrest of alleged killer, 03 May 2016 07:13:30 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A serial killer preying on vulnerable young black women on the rough streets of south Los Angeles eluded police for two decades until someone rifling through a dumpster in 2007 noticed red fingernails poking out of a garbage bag. cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percent, 03 May 2016 05:59:58 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's central bank on Tuesday cut its benchmark interest rate to a record low 1.75 percent as it responded to a low outlook for inflation. a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump country, 03 May 2016 07:22:23 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit, "Achy Breaky Heart." And nearly 20,000 supporters attended a riverfront re-election rally, dozens collapsing from heat exhaustion in the August sun. finds bribery runs highest among courts in Mideast, 03 May 2016 05:44:10 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A new report released on Tuesday by an anti-corruption watchdog shows that on average, almost a third of the people in nine countries surveyed in the Middle East have had to pay a bribe to access some kind of public service. newspaper owners: Industry saviors or foes?, 03 May 2016 06:30:28 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Salt Lake Tribune's pending sale to the wealthy Huntsman family unshackles the newspaper from cost-cutting corporate owners and resolves crippling financial uncertainty — but it also raises concerns about whether the influential family will meddle in the paper's coverage.'s 2-run double enough for Shields, Padres vs Rockies, 03 May 2016 06:12:40 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Matt Kemp's two-run double in the first inning was all James Shields needed for his first victory of the season. Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company trouble, 03 May 2016 07:35:43 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea's organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls. Capsules, 03 May 2016 05:33:29 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0 and Anthony Rizzo hit two doubles as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Monday night. arrives for Georgia governor on campus guns bill, 03 May 2016 07:06:53 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's governor must make a decision about legislation allowing concealed handguns on college campuses in the state. outfoxing Leicester: owners aim to keep winners together, 03 May 2016 07:04:27 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that many players will be lured away by lucrative offers from richer clubs. says its top court must rule on Italian marine's bail, 03 May 2016 08:19:21 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India said its Supreme Court must approve the bail conditions for an Italian marine to return to his country during the arbitration process involving the fatally shootings of two Indian fishermen in 2012. to discuss lease of Japan surveillance planes, 03 May 2016 08:34:01 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief says his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters. force Afghan boy, fan of Messi, to leave the country, 03 May 2016 08:25:05 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The family of a 5-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his soccer hero Lionel Messi was forced to leave Afghanistan amid constant telephone threats, the boy's father said Tuesday. temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans, 03 May 2016 08:23:55 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City's fans, at least the ones in Thailand. media say rebel shelling in city of Aleppo kills 7, 03 May 2016 07:47:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media say new rebel shelling of government-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least seven people and wounded 35. Korea says waitresses tricked into going to South, 03 May 2016 06:12:13 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea stepped up its calls Tuesday for South Korea to return 12 waitresses whom Pyongyang says Seoul abducted from a restaurant in China.