FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 31 May 2016 00:45:18 -07:00Hosmer hits 3-run homer as Royals top Rays 6-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6da9955827ae4a9288c47e197d6599fbTue, 31 May 2016 04:28:59 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Late-inning rallies are becoming the trademark for the Kansas City Royals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6da9955827ae4a9288c47e197d6599fbCoincidence leads to an Arlington burial for WWII Marinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aec933699594edbbb989a51804d758cTue, 31 May 2016 06:31:10 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — When Jim Johnson's quest to find out more about his namesake uncle killed in World War II led him to Mark Noah, the two men discovered they lived on the same island in the Florida Keys and even frequented the same bar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aec933699594edbbb989a51804d758cPuerto Rico's tourist industry feels economic sting of Zikahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51948c0580124ba89ffb43134ded46ecTue, 31 May 2016 04:04:57 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — It was the wedding of one of her best friends, and Natalie Kao was going to be a bridesmaid in a fun, tropical setting on a small island just off the east coast of Puerto Rico. But the prevalence of the Zika virus across the U.S. territory gave her pause.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51948c0580124ba89ffb43134ded46ec17 reportedly killed in India army ammunitions depot firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dffc033df4b24e1791b2999fc5c69289Tue, 31 May 2016 06:48:43 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A fire broke out at a major ammunitions depot in western India early Tuesday, causing fatalities, officials said. Local news reports said at least 17 army personnel were killed in the blaze.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dffc033df4b24e1791b2999fc5c69289LEADING OFF: Arrieta goes for 10-0, Wright may face DL stinthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee4b8b63fbb044a6b1bf406ea5876d30Tue, 31 May 2016 06:35:02 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee4b8b63fbb044a6b1bf406ea5876d30Texas river expected to crest at record level Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff0bdf54e620418382df99ef2111dde1Tue, 31 May 2016 07:34:51 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties braced for more flooding along a river that is expected to crest at a record level just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff0bdf54e620418382df99ef2111dde1Wanted Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c01c0017e2de46dfb0d88bc12e8ae6d7Tue, 31 May 2016 07:10:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A former tycoon wanted on allegations of embezzlement and fraud in Taiwan has died in a car accident in California, the island's foreign ministry confirmed on Tuesday. He had been hiding for years in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c01c0017e2de46dfb0d88bc12e8ae6d7Wal-Mart's Sam's Club: A bright spot in Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b037b002a5e248aaa2157e1f737bf4b9Tue, 31 May 2016 04:17:47 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Wal-Mart's Sam's Club took a gamble in China almost two years ago. It changed the way it sells meat and fish, putting them in packages instead of letting Chinese shoppers physically inspect cuts of meat or live fish in tanks the way they're used to.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b037b002a5e248aaa2157e1f737bf4b9Net profit down 19 pct at scandal-hit VW in 1st quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e196d6db179462c9a9bd1baba78b96eTue, 31 May 2016 07:31:37 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen saw net profit fall 19 percent in the first quarter as it struggled to deal with a scandal over cars equipped to cheat on diesel emissions tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e196d6db179462c9a9bd1baba78b96eNew Zealand plans to remove logos from cigarette packshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3be09a09869c45cf87127323e7c606c1Tue, 31 May 2016 04:17:35 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Tuesday announced it will push ahead with plans to force tobacco companies to remove their logos from cigarette packs and enhance graphic health warnings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3be09a09869c45cf87127323e7c606c1Thai wildlife officials start removing tigers from templehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f735fdc73c2447f7b88a087046ababcfTue, 31 May 2016 04:32:07 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Wildlife officials in Thailand have begun removing some of the 137 tigers held at a Buddhist temple following accusations that the monks were involved in illegal breeding and trafficking of the animals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f735fdc73c2447f7b88a087046ababcfSouth Korea says North Korea missile launch likely failedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7e2db2af0044dd8f76b34c00e6476aTue, 31 May 2016 03:58:19 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean missile launch likely failed on Tuesday, according to South Korea's military, the latest in a string of high-profile failures that somewhat tempers recent worries that Pyongyang was pushing quickly toward its goal of a nuclear-tipped missile that can reach America's mainland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7e2db2af0044dd8f76b34c00e6476aMexican soccer player beats up kidnapper to free himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e2f3134e845427fbe6b6238939cdceaTue, 31 May 2016 04:01:04 GMTCIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Caught in a real-life win-or-lose challenge, soccer forward Alan Pulido overpowered a kidnapper, freed himself and then called police for help — a dramatic tale that shows how tough the professional player is, or how incompetent his abductors were.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e2f3134e845427fbe6b6238939cdceaAfter San Bernardino, counselor faces other side of crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8c2d3adacd14336b2b08a2bbceb46deTue, 31 May 2016 07:08:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mandy Pifer drove to the Los Angeles Police Department last week and prepared to face a fresh wave of grief.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8c2d3adacd14336b2b08a2bbceb46deChacin wins duel with Verlander, Angels top Tigers 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0244a22ceb34f5aa29aa0381d17bc47Tue, 31 May 2016 05:09:08 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Over the first 4 1/2 innings at Angel Stadium, Jhoulys Chacin and Justin Verlander retired all 27 batters they faced. They kept trading zeros deep into the eighth inning of a scintillating pitchers' duel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0244a22ceb34f5aa29aa0381d17bc47Rossi earns more than $2.5 million for Indianapolis 500 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60c30bf85dce42f5a854c342184e2109Tue, 31 May 2016 05:47:45 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Alexander Rossi earned $2,548,743 for winning the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60c30bf85dce42f5a854c342184e2109Hearing to focus on Arizona sheriff's contempt violationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b857e1ca31b4d8b849581adfe240fc2Tue, 31 May 2016 07:12:51 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A federal judge will hold a hearing Tuesday to examine ways to address the Maricopa County sheriff's contempt-of-court violations in a racial profiling case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b857e1ca31b4d8b849581adfe240fc2Police raid drug-infested 'Bronx' in Colombia's capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b3139965cc48b5a739a5979470edadTue, 31 May 2016 03:34:14 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The streets of Colombia's largest open-air drug market look like a war zone following a police sweep through one of Bogota's most dangerous neighborhoods.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b3139965cc48b5a739a5979470edadJapan's economy improved but weak; Abe set to delay tax hikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6a2ad74d474ba28982a9ecdf2ac09dTue, 31 May 2016 05:34:17 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's economy remains weak but did better than expected in April, the latest data showed Tuesday, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe looked set to delay a 2017 tax hike to minimize shocks to the fitful recovery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6a2ad74d474ba28982a9ecdf2ac09dCasino tests novel approach to preventing gambling addictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6b83c41a13b414e84160baaa3b909eeTue, 31 May 2016 06:01:37 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is set to launch this week a first-in-the-nation system allowing slot players to limit their bets, following months of planning and some pushback from the gambling industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6b83c41a13b414e84160baaa3b909eeHaiti council starts deliberating on possible election redohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40e035ef27594d0c9f4a2011279aade7Tue, 31 May 2016 04:13:25 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti's electoral authorities begin deliberating Tuesday whether they should annul results of the disputed presidential election's first round, as recommended by a special commission that reported finding significant fraud.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40e035ef27594d0c9f4a2011279aade7Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90cb31de060c44b997549415fe39320cTue, 31 May 2016 04:01:12 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90cb31de060c44b997549415fe39320cWarriors rally from 3-1 deficit after in-flight meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ddb333137cb49fd96585e79159591deTue, 31 May 2016 06:37:37 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A heart-to-heart was in order.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ddb333137cb49fd96585e79159591deWal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98ed86999ab4bfca0010a4242909f04Tue, 31 May 2016 05:44:52 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98ed86999ab4bfca0010a4242909f04Asia stock markets climb as investors cheered by Japan datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff2cab40a7bf40748c3caee9f0079ce5Tue, 31 May 2016 06:44:11 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported better-than-expected data for April. Shares in Japan were also buoyed by expectations that a 2017 sales tax hike will be delayed until 2019, and by a weakening in the Japanese yen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff2cab40a7bf40748c3caee9f0079ce5After playoff collapse, Durant future is Thunder's questionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d426c1b654e14fa2ac75ed9d1750e446Tue, 31 May 2016 04:50:45 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As Stephen Curry dribbled out the clock in a raucous Oracle Arena, Kevin Durant could only stand and watch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d426c1b654e14fa2ac75ed9d1750e446Quotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35645070dcbe496aafa187c2bd969b38Tue, 31 May 2016 07:02:06 GMT"He is a demagogue who seems to appeal to the lowest common denominator." -Renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, discussing the rise of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35645070dcbe496aafa187c2bd969b38Gulf economic slowdown sees foreign workers trapped by debtshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/183832957dd8473187d5b7a07cb0dc26Tue, 31 May 2016 06:24:39 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — The economic slowdown gripping countries across the Persian Gulf can be seen in layoffs, slowed construction projects and government cutbacks. For the millions of foreign workers drawn by brighter job prospects, it can have a far-darker side if they find themselves deep in debt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/183832957dd8473187d5b7a07cb0dc26In China, Wal-Mart meets its match: Sun Art Retail Grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07cc3d75795749ff8b9455ff6c12cd54Tue, 31 May 2016 04:19:35 GMTAt the store in Shanghai, signs promote "everyday low prices," along with temporary promotions — similar to what Wal-Mart does.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07cc3d75795749ff8b9455ff6c12cd54Highway Patrol: 3 dead, 8 hurt in Florida wreckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76574115fb4441cda475fc06d24f9fa6Tue, 31 May 2016 04:26:38 GMTTITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says three girls were killed and eight people were injured in a single-vehicle wreck on Interstate 95.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76574115fb4441cda475fc06d24f9fa6Asia stock markets climb as investors mull Japan datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32f1e5f846be46e6a0423e3523d25e09Tue, 31 May 2016 04:00:50 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported better-than-expected data for April. Shares in Japan were also buoyed by expectations that a 2017 sales tax hike will be delayed until 2019, and by a weakening in the Japanese yen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32f1e5f846be46e6a0423e3523d25e09New Zealand political parties team up ahead of 2017 electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ee4293d59e4ffa991e23fc1b3a4e93Tue, 31 May 2016 06:19:30 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's second- and third-largest political parties announced Tuesday that they are teaming up to try and stop the dominant National Party from winning a fourth straight election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ee4293d59e4ffa991e23fc1b3a4e93Sisters diagnosed weeks apart fight breast cancer togetherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/104f74cbf26347c1b246a8537c3d08fbTue, 31 May 2016 07:15:18 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two Utah sisters grew up in the same bedroom, went to the same college, worked for almost a decade at the same company and have visited over 50 countries side by side. Now every three weeks, they sit together in matching chairs and chat as their bodies are pumped full of chemotherapy drugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/104f74cbf26347c1b246a8537c3d08fbAmnesty says 1.2 million Afghans internally displaced by warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/695a5f70dc074707976a5e5c92329fc1Tue, 31 May 2016 05:57:13 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Amnesty International said Tuesday that more than 1.2 million Afghans have been forced to flee their homes due to violence in the past three years and urged the Kabul government and the international community to tackle the country's growing crisis of refugees internally displaced by war.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/695a5f70dc074707976a5e5c92329fc1Report: at least 17 killed in army ammunitions depot firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8708fcc399c14d7ca548c384096f8487Tue, 31 May 2016 05:01:20 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — News reports say at least 17 army personnel have been killed in a fire in a massive ammunitions depot in western India.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8708fcc399c14d7ca548c384096f8487If Captain Cook's ship is found, whose is it? Rhode Island'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8594e6f0aac14840b61964d4283b3409Tue, 31 May 2016 06:10:35 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — If the ship legendary explorer Capt. James Cook used to sail around the world is found at the bottom of Newport Harbor, Rhode Island will own it outright because of a legal maneuver it took nearly two decades ago based on an obscure, centuries-old maritime practice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8594e6f0aac14840b61964d4283b3409Animal rights activists disrupt Sanders rally in Oaklandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/459e23e0e6044ebbb69805c101c120caTue, 31 May 2016 06:09:55 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A group of animal rights activists briefly interrupted a Bernie Sanders rally in Northern California when they jumped barricades and tried to rush the podium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/459e23e0e6044ebbb69805c101c120caIran parliament confirms election of speaker for 1 year termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1530ec7afaa410ea4874755d4ed935cTue, 31 May 2016 07:11:58 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's parliament has confirmed the re-election of its long-serving parliament speaker for another year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1530ec7afaa410ea4874755d4ed935cPenguins edge Sharks 3-2 in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/769092ec5c774d96bf1a48a30c050fcfTue, 31 May 2016 04:35:28 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Bonino looks the part. Thatchy beard that juts out well below his chinstrap. Nose a bit askew. The rugged forward has etched out a career making a living in tight spaces, putting his body in places on the ice that aren't for the meek.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/769092ec5c774d96bf1a48a30c050fcfAuthorities say woman dies after being swept away in Austinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85e582034b734317b5a48b833cdf3fc5Tue, 31 May 2016 06:32:58 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rescue crews in Austin have recovered the body of a woman who was tubing with friends when she was swept into a culvert and trapped, a death officials blamed at least in part on recent heavy rains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85e582034b734317b5a48b833cdf3fc5Chinese transgender man fights for job equalityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37bc95f495ff4ce8b9dba28dfb5d64f6Tue, 31 May 2016 06:01:53 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A 28-year-old transgender man who goes by the name of "Mr. C" has become the public face of the fight for job equality in China, where sexual and gender minorities are only beginning to emerge from virtual invisibility.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37bc95f495ff4ce8b9dba28dfb5d64f6Wal-Mart steps up online efforts in China as a key to futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9f075d57c5c4ee0a6ba966d3fe00c84Tue, 31 May 2016 04:14:32 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — Wal-Mart's tiny warehouse in eastern Shanghai doesn't look like much. But it's a key part of the company's strategy to win over grocery customers in China who are fast heading online.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9f075d57c5c4ee0a6ba966d3fe00c84Thai school reopens after dormitory fire killed 17 girlshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df58a9a348174254a01f2d1bf77b9a00Tue, 31 May 2016 06:44:19 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A volunteer at a school in northern Thailand where 17 girls were killed in a dormitory fire last week says the school has reopened, but only about a third of the students returned because some families remain wary of safety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df58a9a348174254a01f2d1bf77b9a00After decades, 32 Australians' remains return from Malaysiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d95c3d6530f4ca68bd2dc7d399f1e87Tue, 31 May 2016 04:49:08 GMTSUBANG AIR BASE, Malaysia (AP) — The bodies of 32 Australian service personnel and their dependents, many of them killed during the Vietnam War, were handed over by Malaysian soldiers to their Australian counterparts Tuesday. Australian officials say it's among the biggest single repatriations in the nation's history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d95c3d6530f4ca68bd2dc7d399f1e87Gaza's Hamas rulers execute 3 men convicted of murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ddeecd632bd41598507c3e2a5864611Tue, 31 May 2016 04:21:00 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's Hamas rulers have executed three Palestinians convicted of murder without the required approval of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ddeecd632bd41598507c3e2a5864611Wal-Mart seeks overseas success by going native in Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f74b5bdcae0f41af9782238891b7c85dTue, 31 May 2016 05:47:46 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f74b5bdcae0f41af9782238891b7c85dEven in retirement, Dupuis a factor for Penguinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e514487cd7ab4b4883767799e0373e1cTue, 31 May 2016 06:24:00 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pascal Dupuis headed home to Montreal last December, threw his hockey gear in the garage and waited for his retirement to become real.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e514487cd7ab4b4883767799e0373e1cCurry and record-setting Warriors headed back to NBA Finalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938d70d8049c435fb70962a20971b29eTue, 31 May 2016 05:00:09 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry knocked down yet another 3-pointer in the waning moments, pulled his jersey up into his mouth and yelled to the rafters in triumph once more.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938d70d8049c435fb70962a20971b29eMan accused of shooting Georgia deputy denied bondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/694b7e7f4219429888cf8813fe5ad4bfTue, 31 May 2016 06:49:58 GMTHAMILTON, Ga. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a Georgia sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop has been denied bond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/694b7e7f4219429888cf8813fe5ad4bfFreed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmakerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e006b82bee134f1ca341ededd3d3a7c8Tue, 31 May 2016 07:34:43 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, has been sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e006b82bee134f1ca341ededd3d3a7c8