FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 20 Jan 2017 05:56:27 -08:00Gambian leader told to cede power or be forced out, 20 Jan 2017 13:31:23 GMTBANJUL, Gambia (AP) — The leaders of Guinea and Mauritania arrived in Gambia's capital Friday in a last-ditch diplomatic effort to get defeated President Yahya Jammeh to cede power, while a regional military force was awaiting orders to act. focused on tennis, not age, in record 73rd Grand Slam, 20 Jan 2017 12:44:19 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — One could never accuse Venus Williams of being sensitive about her age. Not the way she keeps making self-deprecating jokes about it at the Australian Open. Trump's hometown in Slovenia marks inauguration, 20 Jan 2017 13:42:26 GMTSEVNICA, Slovenia (AP) — The inauguration of Donald Trump is a big thing for a small town in Slovenia where the future U.S. first lady traces her roots. little room to maneuver, Syria's rebels head for talks, 20 Jan 2017 13:08:51 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels are sending more than a dozen representatives next week to the capital of Kazakhstan for talks with government representatives, the first such negotiations between the two sides in a year. prosecutor: no security lapse in Nice attack, 20 Jan 2017 13:10:01 GMTNICE, France (AP) — Nice public prosecutor has dismissed allegations that French authorities and the city of Nice failed to implement proper security measures in July when a man drove a truck into the crowds, killing 86 people. make their mark on Trump's inauguration, 20 Jan 2017 13:25:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Bearing signs reading "Let freedom ring" and "Free Palestine," protesters pitching diverse causes but united against the incoming president demonstrated in the early hours of Inauguration Day, intent on making their mark as Donald Trump prepared to take office. leader turned peacemaker McGuinness announces retirement, 20 Jan 2017 11:52:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — Allies and political opponents paid tribute Friday to Martin McGuinness, the Irish Republican Army commander-turned-peacemaker who is stepping down as one of Northern Ireland's most influential politicians. Trump end globalization? The doubt haunts Davos' elite, 20 Jan 2017 13:35:07 GMTDAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — It's been impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year's gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Latest: Germany doubts US to reject free trade, 20 Jan 2017 13:29:32 GMTDAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local): Day: Trump to become America's 45th president, 20 Jan 2017 13:08:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and reality television star who upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, will be sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the United States, putting Republicans in control of the White House for the first time in eight years. Latest: Mexican druglord "El Chapo" is in US courthouse, 20 Jan 2017 13:39:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman facing drug trafficking and other charges in the United States (all times local): Latest: Early risers head to Mall for Trump's inaugural, 20 Jan 2017 11:42:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times local): Latest: Early tweet from Trump, 'It all begins today!', 20 Jan 2017 12:51:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times local): Navy removes WWII bomb from River Thames in London, 20 Jan 2017 13:31:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Royal Navy on Friday removed and detonated a still-dangerous World War II bomb whose discovery in the River Thames shut down a chunk of central London. Latest: Trump heading to church, then to see Obama, 20 Jan 2017 13:45:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times EST): man dies at 2022 World Cup stadium site in Qatar, 20 Jan 2017 11:53:36 GMTA British man has died working on World Cup stadium building site in Qatar, where construction conditions have come under sharp scrutiny since the country was awarded the 2022 soccer tournament. Things to Know for Today, 20 Jan 2017 12:45:22 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: Knowles headlines progressive 'Peace Ball', 20 Jan 2017 12:26:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The main attraction, Solange Knowles, didn't hit the stage until close to midnight, but the 3,000 or so enthusiastic guests packed into the National Museum of African American History and Culture weren't going anywhere.$43M verdict upheld for duo exonerated in LI teen's slaying, 20 Jan 2017 11:37:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a $43 million jury verdict against a Long Island county after DNA evidence exonerated three men who had been convicted of sexually assaulting and killing a teenager in 1984. crews find some 8 people alive after Italy avalanche, 20 Jan 2017 13:26:33 GMTFARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews located up to eight people alive in the kitchen of an avalanche-crushed hotel on Friday, an incredible discovery that boosted spirits two days after the massive snow slide buried around 30 people in the resort. police are shot at, then fire on pursuit suspect, 20 Jan 2017 12:31:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia police have charged a man with shooting at an off-duty officer and leading authorities on a chase. scream as Florida alligator leaps into airboat, 20 Jan 2017 12:19:25 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Missouri couple vacationing in Florida had a close encounter with an alligator when it leapt into their airboat and became wedged in the boat's railing. can also fight militants with Iraqi troops, 20 Jan 2017 12:16:08 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark has extended the mandate of an undisclosed number of special Danish troops training Iraqi troops fighting Islamic State group, to also fight militants. Latest: Federer has no problem with Berdych, yet again, 20 Jan 2017 12:14:35 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Friday (all times local): Deputy fatally shot armed male in Virginia, 20 Jan 2017 11:51:06 GMTWOODFORD, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police say a Caroline County sheriff's deputy fatally shot an armed male during a domestic call. Latest: Reports: Italy avalanche survivor total now 8, 20 Jan 2017 12:32:33 GMTFARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local): political elites revel in Trump's inauguration, 20 Jan 2017 12:16:49 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, hoping it will herald a period of better ties with the United States, while revelers in Moscow and elsewhere gathered for celebrations as bar and club owners sought to cash in on public excitement. charged in teen's shooting says she felt unsafe, 20 Jan 2017 13:18:26 GMTMACON, Ga. (AP) — A central Georgia woman charged with shooting a teenage boy in the head says she and her husband had been terrorized at home by rock-throwing youths. Pilot certified 21 days before Lake Erie plane crash, 20 Jan 2017 11:44:34 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The pilot of a plane that crashed into Lake Erie last month received his certification to fly that type of aircraft just 21 days before the fatal crash, according to the National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report. Latest: Trump backer in DC says, 'I'm here for history', 20 Jan 2017 12:20:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times local): Latest: All quiet at the White House on Inauguration Day, 20 Jan 2017 11:51:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times local): 30 percent of Aleppo's ancient city destroyed, 20 Jan 2017 11:46:47 GMTPARIS (AP) — UNESCO says about a third of the ancient city of Aleppo has been destroyed during the war in Syria.'The Hobbit' book returned after 38-year unexpected journey, 20 Jan 2017 13:41:08 GMTITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — A hardbound edition of "The Hobbit" is back on the shelves at a New York library nearly 40 years after it was checked out by a reader who traveled the world as a Marine. IS destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra, 20 Jan 2017 12:03:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State group militants destroyed the landmark ancient Tetrapylon and parts of the 2nd century Roman theater in Syria's historic town of Palmyra, the government and opposition monitoring groups said Friday. Davos-The Latest story, 20 Jan 2017 11:53:43 GMTDAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — In a story Jan. 19 about the World Economic Forum, The Associated Press reported erroneously that WTO director-general Roberto Azevedo said Britain would leave the trade body once it exits the European Union. In fact, he said it would have to renegotiate its obligations with WTO members, not the trade body itself. $20s: Money falls out of armored car on interstate, 20 Jan 2017 13:41:30 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Police say a number of people grabbed some quick cash when the back of an armored car opened on Interstate 40 in Raleigh. denies pardon request for former Alabama governor, 20 Jan 2017 12:02:21 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — President Barack Obama has denied a clemency petition from former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman, who is nearing the end of a prison sentence for bribery and obstruction of justice. Police officer shot in New Orleans suburb, 20 Jan 2017 13:41:31 GMTMARRERO, La. (AP) — A spokesman says a police officer has been shot in a town outside New Orleans. joins Murray in 4th round at Australian Open, 20 Jan 2017 12:55:05 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer showed against 10th-seeded Tomas Berdych that his first two wins against qualifiers at the Australian Open really were warmups. plea by man in $3M Connecticut jewelry heist, 20 Jan 2017 13:18:12 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty for his role in a kidnapping and the theft of about $3 million worth of merchandise from a Connecticut jewelry store. loser waives consolidated threat charges to court, 20 Jan 2017 13:45:28 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Philadelphia woman accused of making repeated obscene and threatening phone calls to Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters has waived her right to a preliminary hearing after prosecutors consolidated some charges. people found alive in rubble of avalanche-struck hotel, including 2 children, ANSA reports, citing carabinieri, 20 Jan 2017 12:25:02 GMTFARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — 8 people found alive in rubble of avalanche-struck hotel, including 2 children, ANSA reports, citing carabinieri. Latest: French Open champion Muguruza into 4th round, 20 Jan 2017 12:33:36 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Friday (all times local): with knife attacks in Paris rail system, flees, 20 Jan 2017 11:45:27 GMTPARIS (AP) — Police say a man armed with a knife attacked passengers in the Paris rail system seemingly at random, before fleeing into the night. Prosecutor caught on video having sex, 20 Jan 2017 12:59:22 GMTDUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — Court documents show that a Georgia prosecutor arrested in a prostitution sting was shown on video having sex. killed, 15 hurt after car strikes pedestrians in Melbourne, 20 Jan 2017 11:37:02 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A man with a history of mental health and drug abuse issues drove into a street crowded with pedestrians in Australia's second-largest city on Friday, killing at least four people, including a child, and injuring around 15 others, police said. in Florida officer's slaying faces 5 new charges, 20 Jan 2017 12:51:57 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A day after an expletive-laced court appearance on charges he killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend, a fugitive is due in court again in Florida to face five new charges filed against him in the death of an Orlando police officer. planning to disrupt Donald Trump's big day, 20 Jan 2017 11:46:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to fill the nation's capital for the inauguration of Donald Trump, and while the majority of those expected in Washington on Friday will be there to celebrate, some protesters say their plan is to do their best to disrupt the day. stays mum on Trump meeting, says 'it's not the last', 20 Jan 2017 11:59:35 GMTPARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore said that while he wouldn't divulge specifics about his December conversation with Donald Trump, it wasn't "the last conversation." reported alive in rubble of Italian hotel hit by avalanche, 20 Jan 2017 11:55:21 GMTFARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Five people were found alive in the rubble of an Italian hotel Friday, two days after an avalanche tore through the mountain resort and trapped an estimated 30 people inside, rescue crews reported.