FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Apr 2017 06:57:44 -07:00Tony Gwynn Jr. follows dad in brewing as well as baseball, 23 Apr 2017 13:47:14 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Wearing safety goggles and glancing at his watch, Tony Gwynn Jr. waits for the right moment to add hops to a kettle of boiling water and malted barley as he tweaks his craft beer recipe on a two-keg system dwarfed by giant tanks at AleSmith Brewing Co. boss Comey arrives in New Zealand ahead of conference, 23 Apr 2017 10:14:28 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — FBI Director James Comey arrived in New Zealand on Sunday ahead of a conference, although officials were being cagey about the exact nature of his visit. Supreme Court seat filled, GOP looks to lower courts, 23 Apr 2017 12:17:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have put President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee on the bench, and they're now in a position to fill dozens more federal judgeships — and reshape some of the nation's highest courts. window on financial complaints could be closing soon, 23 Apr 2017 12:20:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers filed nearly 300,000 complaints last year about their dealings with banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies. Most of those complaints were compiled and made available for anyone to see as part of a database administered by the federal government. Latest: Topless activists detained as Le Pen casts vote, 23 Apr 2017 09:34:57 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): candidates vie for French presidency in high-stakes race, 23 Apr 2017 09:24:21 GMTPARIS (AP) — From far left to far right, young to old, 11 candidates are vying for France's presidency in an election that is being watched as an indicator of populism's global appeal. The traditional contenders are joined — and often have been overshadowed during the campaign — by rivals pledging to scrap long-held expectations, such as France's participation in the European Union and NATO. victims: Alabama is wrong to post personal info online, 23 Apr 2017 13:32:16 GMTTiffany Lawson's ex-boyfriend kicked in her door, beat her and poured hot cooking oil onto her face, back and legs in Birmingham, Alabama. and conservationist Kuki Gallmann shot in Kenya, 23 Apr 2017 10:29:00 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought, officials said Sunday. says he can be 50 times more brutal than terrorists, 23 Apr 2017 13:01:36 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Sunday that he could be "50 times" more brutal than Muslim militants who stage beheadings and said he could even "eat" the extremists if they're captured alive by troops. bomb in Somalia kills 8 soldiers, police say, 23 Apr 2017 11:08:03 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police official says a roadside bomb in a remote town in Somalia's semiautonomous state of Puntland has killed eight soldiers and injured three others. candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions, 23 Apr 2017 10:28:18 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian presidential candidate said Sunday the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers has failed to lift sanctions or improve the country's economy. Latest: Voter turnout in France so far similar to 2012, 23 Apr 2017 11:21:00 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): reluctantly bidding farewell to 600-year-old tree, 23 Apr 2017 13:12:14 GMTBERNARDS, N.J. (AP) — For hundreds of years, an imposing white oak tree has watched over a New Jersey community and a church, providing protection from the blazing summer sun, serving as a scenic backdrop for thousands of photos and — according to legend — was a picnic site for George Washington. Keitany breaks a marathon record with 3rd London win, 23 Apr 2017 11:28:40 GMTLONDON (AP) — Kenyan runner Mary Keitany broke Paula Radcliffe's women-only marathon world record on Sunday with a third victory in London, while Daniel Wanjiru won the men's race for the first time. finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump White House, 23 Apr 2017 09:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Global finance leaders sought to avoid conflict with the Trump administration over trade and environmental policy and welcomed signs the world economy is pulling out of the doldrums., tense French presidential vote echoes around world, 23 Apr 2017 13:24:42 GMTPARIS (AP) — As French voters cast ballots for president Sunday, they're making a choice that will resonate far beyond France's borders, from Syrian battlefields to Hong Kong trading floors and the halls of the U.N. Security Council. Whale and boat collisions may be more common, 23 Apr 2017 13:29:10 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A group of marine scientists says collisions of whales and boats off of the New England coast may be more common than previously thought. Moran, Joanie Cunningham in "Happy Days," dies at 56, 23 Apr 2017 12:09:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died. She was 56. wins in playoff to capture Panasonic Open, 23 Apr 2017 09:33:49 GMTNODA, Japan (AP) — Kenichi Kuboya of Japan beat compatriot Katsumasa Miyamoto in the first playoff hole on Sunday to win the Panasonic Open. State attacks Iraq police base, 1 killed, 23 Apr 2017 09:16:57 GMTIRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi officials say Islamic State militants have attacked a police base in a town that is being used as a staging ground for the Mosul offensive, killing at least one policeman. deliver early playoff KO, romp past Wizards 116-98, 23 Apr 2017 13:01:41 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Hawks are back in the series, and the bad blood with the Washington Wizards shows no signs of letting up. push foreclosure fraud to limit, taking victims' homes, 23 Apr 2017 13:19:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The phone call came as Raymond Murray neared the bottom of his luck. His wife had died, his career had been ended by injuries, and struggling to get by on his disability check, he had scraped together just enough to pay a lawyer to avoid imminent foreclosure on his modest Brooklyn home. Latest: Long lines in Montreal as French nationals vote, 23 Apr 2017 12:48:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): troops capture central town after heavy clashes, 23 Apr 2017 10:57:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have captured a central town and adjacent villages, boosting security in nearby areas loyal to President Bashar Assad, and marched deeper into a rebel-held neighborhood of Damascus, Syrian state media and an opposition monitoring group said Sunday. puts Belarus on verge of first Fed Cup final, 23 Apr 2017 11:02:16 GMTMINSK, Belarus (AP) — Aliaksandra Sasnovich put Belarus one win away from its first Fed Cup final Saturday, upsetting Swiss favorite Timea Bacsinszky. found stabbed to death in the Maldives, 23 Apr 2017 10:20:51 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police in the Maldives said Sunday that they're investigating the stabbing death of a prominent blogger and social media activist. one detained over South Sudan civilian killings, UN says, 23 Apr 2017 10:20:08 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United Nations' top human rights official in South Sudan says no one has been detained in connection with recent killings of civilians in the western town of Wau. Latest: Hollande urges French to vote in election, 23 Apr 2017 12:10:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): rights advocate found stabbed to death in the Maldives, 23 Apr 2017 10:48:30 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police in the Maldives said Sunday that they're investigating the stabbing death of a prominent blogger and human rights advocate. Carolina civil rights center faces conservative ire, 23 Apr 2017 13:53:09 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives as they work to leave their mark on the state's higher education system. nationalists elect top duo for general election, 23 Apr 2017 13:33:21 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party's best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said she would no longer be available. bump: Birthing giraffe becomes a cash cow for tiny zoo, 23 Apr 2017 13:13:16 GMTApril the giraffe has become a cash cow for a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a YouTube video livestream of her pregnancy and birth of an incredibly cute calf that has riveted viewers around the world. mark liberation of 2 Nazi camps 72 years ago, 23 Apr 2017 11:36:00 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Holocaust survivors and officials have gathered at the memorial sites of former concentration camps Bergen-Belsen in northern Germany and Sachsenhausen near Berlin to commemorate the liberation of the camps 72 years ago. ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad, 23 Apr 2017 13:40:16 GMTMILFORD, Pa. (AP) — As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about his father's influence on the gunman, a college dropout and ne'er-do-well who lived with his parents into his 30s. Anti-Semitism rises, but violence against Jews falls, 23 Apr 2017 11:48:13 GMTTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Violent attacks on Jews dropped for a second straight year in 2016, but other forms of anti-Semitism are on the rise worldwide, particularly on U.S. university campuses, according to a report released Sunday. win playoff to capture Shenzhen International, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:55 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Austrian Bernd Wiesberger beat England's Tommy Fleetwood in a playoff on Sunday to win the Shenzhen International. police arrest suspect in nightclub acid attack, 23 Apr 2017 10:17:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police say they have arrested the boyfriend of a reality TV performer sought in connection to an acid attack at an east London nightclub. presidential election, by the numbers, 23 Apr 2017 09:27:14 GMTPARIS (AP) — A quick look at the logistics of France's presidential election, which sees voting for the first round Sunday: king names son as US envoy as ties boosted with Trump, 23 Apr 2017 10:47:51 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman issued a decree late Saturday naming one of his sons, an air force pilot who has taken part in coalition strikes against the Islamic State group, as the kingdom's new ambassador to the U.S. reinstate public sector perks after 7-month cutback, 23 Apr 2017 11:20:13 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree reinstating public sector perks after a drop in oil prices forced the kingdom to curb big-ticket spending and implement sensitive austerity measures. police: Palestinian stabs 4 in Tel Aviv, 23 Apr 2017 13:37:01 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded four people in Tel Aviv before being arrested Sunday, the latest violence in a wave of attacks by Palestinians in the last year and a half, Israeli police said. begins presidential vote in test for populism, 23 Apr 2017 11:17:57 GMTPARIS (AP) — Amid heightened security, French voters began casting ballots for their next president Sunday in a first-round poll that's seen as a litmus test for the spread of populism around the world and a vote on the future of Europe. chief visits African nation home to key US base, 23 Apr 2017 12:13:38 GMTDJIBOUTI (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Sunday visited Djibouti to bolster ties with the tiny and impoverished African country that is home to an important base for U.S. counterterrorism forces, including drones. Latest: French voting site reopens after security scare, 23 Apr 2017 10:21:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): begins voting in presidential poll amid high security, 23 Apr 2017 10:04:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — Amid heightened security, French voters began casting ballots for their next president Sunday in a first-round poll that's seen as a litmus test for the spread of populism around the world. and conservationist Kuki Gallman shot in Kenya, 23 Apr 2017 09:07:44 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan police official says novelist and conservationist Kuki Gallman has been shot and injured at her ranch after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought. of Palestinian refugees now spans 5 generations, 23 Apr 2017 13:45:03 GMTJERASH CAMP, Jordan (AP) — As a boy, Palestinian Abdullah Abu Massoud fled the war over the birth of Israel in 1948 and sought refuge in the nearby Gaza Strip. mission member killed in Ukraine blast, 23 Apr 2017 11:38:48 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A member of the OSCE's monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine has died and at least one other was injured after their vehicle was blown up by a mine in the Luhansk region. detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there, 23 Apr 2017 12:11:48 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held there. leaves Neymar out of 'clasico' against Madrid, 23 Apr 2017 09:42:55 GMTMADRID (AP) — Barcelona has decided to leave Neymar out of the decisive "clasico" against Real Madrid because of the legal uncertainty over an appeal to overturn his suspension.