FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 May 2017 04:01:14 -07:00At least a dozen hurt in North Carolina storms, 30 May 2017 10:49:09 GMTCLINTON, N.C. (AP) — At least a dozen people have been hurt after storms struck in eastern North Carolina nearly a week after a tornado hit the area. military: City siege was start of extremist plan, 30 May 2017 08:48:59 GMTMARAWI, Philippines (AP) — The militants who have besieged much of a southern Philippine city over the past week include foreign fighters and local gunmen who want to establish a regional branch of the Islamic State group, the military said Tuesday. in British Airways' parent company tumble, 30 May 2017 09:01:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — Shares in British Airways' parent company have tumbled after a catastrophic IT failure stranded thousands of passengers during a holiday weekend. police says tiger who killed zookeeper is unharmed, 30 May 2017 10:55:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police say a tiger that killed a female zookeeper has not been destroyed. police arrest British journalist for possessing armor, 30 May 2017 10:47:06 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police arrested a British journalist at a Bangkok airport on Tuesday and charged him with arms possession for attempting to carry protective gear onto a flight to war-torn Iraq. sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children, 30 May 2017 07:58:12 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A mother who drowned three of her children and attempted to kill a fourth by driving the family car into an Australian lake was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years and six months in prison. pays somber tribute to fallen troops on Memorial Day, 30 May 2017 07:40:49 GMTARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump expressed the nation's "boundless" gratitude for the ultimate sacrifice paid by Americans defending the United States, dedicating his first Memorial Day address as commander in chief to a top Cabinet secretary and two other families who lost loved ones. dinghy catches fire at sea, forcing dramatic rescue, 30 May 2017 09:44:55 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese and Spanish rescue services have saved 34 migrants who leaped into the sea after their inflatable craft caught fire in the Mediterranean. strike across Spain to protest Uber, Cabify services, 30 May 2017 08:58:23 GMTMADRID (AP) — Taxi drivers across Spain's are striking to protest the increase in cars run by private companies offering cheaper, mobile ride-hailing services. gov't accused of intimidation ahead of local polls, 30 May 2017 08:51:21 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Amnesty International on Tuesday accused Cambodia's government of using its grip on the judiciary system to intimidate human rights defenders and political activists. in Portland light rail slayings to appear in court, 30 May 2017 07:57:08 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The man police say fatally stabbed two other men who tried to shield young women from an anti-Muslim tirade on a Portland, Oregon, light-rail train makes his initial court appearance Monday and the city's mayor says he hopes the slayings will inspire "changes in the political dialogue in this country." sacks local security chief after attack on Christians, 30 May 2017 10:03:50 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt has fired the security chief of a province south of Cairo where Islamic State militants last week killed 29 Christians traveling to a remote desert monastery.'s Little Mermaid statue doused with paint _ again, 30 May 2017 10:11:41 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish officials on Tuesday hosed down Copenhagen's famed Little Mermaid after the statue was found doused with red paint. State militants shell besieged Syrian city, kill 13, 30 May 2017 08:06:00 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's state media and a war monitoring group say that at least 13 civilians were killed when Islamic State militants shelled government-held neighborhoods in the eastern city of Deir el-Zour. authorities stop sale of a bear cub on the internet, 30 May 2017 10:16:27 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian environment officials say they have stopped the sale of a 3-month-old bear cub on the internet. Korea's new leader orders probe of US missile launchers, 30 May 2017 10:37:24 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Calling it a "very shocking" incident, South Korea's new president on Tuesday demanded an investigation into why his office wasn't told by defense officials about the arrival of several additional launchers for a contentious U.S. missile defense system meant to cope with North Korea's nuclear threat. tobacco is booming, but farmers growing it are not, 30 May 2017 10:17:25 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Farmer Simon Kahari recently sold tobacco worth more than $6,000 at an auction in Zimbabwe, a small fortune reflecting the golden leaf's resurgence in this southern African country. Yet because of Zimbabwe's dire economic problems he ended up sleeping in an auction house toilet that night, hungry and wondering if and when he would be able to access his earnings. urges Australia to stick by US despite Trump jitters, 30 May 2017 09:40:29 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain urged Australia on Tuesday not to abandon its alliance with America despite jitters over President Donald Trump, saying the U.S. needs its allies more than ever to remind it of its principles. toll from thunderstorm in Moscow climbs to 16, 30 May 2017 09:28:32 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The death toll from a powerful thunderstorm in Moscow and its suburbs has reached 16 as dozens still remain in hospital, Russian officials said on Tuesday. Things to Know for Today, 30 May 2017 10:36:10 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: grips many areas of Pakistan amid long power cuts, 30 May 2017 10:30:22 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has been hit by a heatwave amid lengthy power cuts in many parts of the country., Afghan forces free 11 hostages from the Taliban, 30 May 2017 10:29:56 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish and Afghan special forces, backed by U.S. air power, freed 11 people who had been taken hostage by the Taliban in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Poland's Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said on Tuesday. center in central Illinois to host Chinese art exhibit, 30 May 2017 09:52:24 GMTDECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A Chinese art display is coming to central Illinois. Latest: Opposition reaction muted to Noriega's death, 30 May 2017 08:46:57 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on the death of former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega (all times local): Latest: Svitolina breezes past Shvedova at French Open, 30 May 2017 10:42:59 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): man who joined Islamic State now facing trial in US, 30 May 2017 08:07:31 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — To the Kurdish peshmerga forces patrolling northern Iraq in March 2016, Mohamad Khweis looked for all the world like an Islamic State suicide bomber. They certainly didn't peg him as a bus driver from the wealthy suburbs of Washington, D.C. pingpong great suspended, ordered home from worlds, 30 May 2017 10:41:04 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A Chinese table tennis great was suspended as the national women's team coach on Tuesday in the wake of a lawsuit over his alleged casino debts. storm kills 3, destroys thousands of homes, 30 May 2017 10:27:43 GMTCOX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — A tropical storm lashed southern Bangladesh on Tuesday, killing at least three people and destroying thousands of poorly built homes in some remote islands in the Bay of Bengal, officials said. Man yelled racial slurs before machete attack, 30 May 2017 10:53:20 GMTCLEARLAKE, Calif. (AP) — A California man is facing hate crime and other charges after police say he stabbed a black man with a machete after yelling racial slurs over the holiday weekend. police disperse angry protesters outside central bank, 30 May 2017 09:46:47 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian newspapers say police dispersed dozens of protesters who had gathered outside the country's central bank in Tehran, demanding their money back from a credit company. Nikki Haley, another side of Trump's 'America First', 30 May 2017 07:53:46 GMTBAB AL-HAWA, Turkey-Syria Border (AP) — Nikki Haley crouched low in the trailer of an 18-wheeler taping up a box of lentils and wheat for besieged Syrians, her hands-on diplomacy a world apart from the gleaming new NATO headquarters where President Donald Trump was debuting his "America First" doctrine overseas. Latest: Murray headlining field at French Open Day 3, 30 May 2017 09:10:27 GMTPARIS (AP) — After becoming No. 1 last year, Andy Murray has been struggling in 2017, but he'll try to right himself starting in the French Open's first round against Andrey Kuznetsov on Tuesday. teen: He 'loved me enough to take some bullets for me', 30 May 2017 07:48:08 GMTBROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — It was after midnight when a gunman burst into the living room of a southern Mississippi home where young people were playing video games. storm kills 3, destroys hundreds of homes, 30 May 2017 10:25:44 GMTCOX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — A tropical storm lashed southern Bangladesh on Tuesday, killing at least three people and destroying thousands of poorly built homes in some remote islands in the Bay of Bengal, officials said. Communist past helps East German dementia patients, 30 May 2017 09:43:55 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Every weekday morning, white-haired women patiently line up before a door at a Dresden retirement home, step in, and quickly step back nearly six decades into their past in Communist East Germany. of German state quits after cancer diagnosis, 30 May 2017 09:37:24 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The governor of Germany's northeastern Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania state, whose popularity helped the center-left Social Democrats win a regional election last year, says he's stepping down for health reasons. report shows hundreds of Central African Republic abuses, 30 May 2017 10:23:21 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A sweeping new United Nations report identifies hundreds of human rights violations in Central African Republic since 2003 that may amount to war crimes, including massacres, gang rapes and entire villages burned to the ground. Victoria rail station reopens after suicide blast, 30 May 2017 10:45:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — The railway station next to Manchester Arena reopened Tuesday, more than a week after an attacker detonated a bomb in a crowd leaving a concert, killing 22 and injuring dozens. shares weaker as investors await economic data, 30 May 2017 07:47:21 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were weaker on Tuesday as investors stayed on the sideline before the release of a raft of economic data due later this week. Markets in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Taipei were closed on a holiday., early morning bombings in Baghdad kill 24, 30 May 2017 08:32:20 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A car bombing killed at least nine people in the Iraqi capital on Tuesday morning, just hours after 15 died in a massive explosion outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad that was claimed by the Islamic State group. The attacks come as IS militants are steadily losing more territory to U.S.-backed Iraqi forces in the battle for Mosul, the country's second-largest city. The Sunni extremists are increasingly turning to insurgency-style terror attacks to detract from their losses. US relations important, but must also look elsewhere, 30 May 2017 10:36:15 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says her country's relations with the United States are of "outstanding importance" but it must also engage with other key nations going forward., early morning bombings in Baghdad kill 27, 30 May 2017 09:31:09 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A massive bombing by the Islamic State group outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad and a rush hour car bomb in another downtown area killed at least 27 people on Tuesday, Iraqi officials said. Korea's new leader orders probe on US missile launchers, 30 May 2017 09:51:33 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Calling it a "very shocking" incident, South Korea's new liberal president on Tuesday demanded an investigation into why his office wasn't told by defense officials about the arrival of several additional launchers for a contentious U.S. missile defense system meant to cope with North Korea's nuclear threats. air traffic controllers stage 4-hour strike, 30 May 2017 10:32:06 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian air traffic controllers staged a four-hour strike on Tuesday to demand better working conditions, leading to some cancellations and delays. grenades from German flea market blow up in summer heat, 30 May 2017 09:50:24 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany say a neighborhood was evacuated after World War II-era grenades and other munitions bought at a flea market began exploding in summer-like heat. air traffic controllers stage strike, 30 May 2017 08:57:53 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian air traffic controllers have gone on strike demanding better working conditions, leading to some cancellations and delays. shares weaker as investors await economic data, 30 May 2017 10:20:07 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were generally weaker Tuesday as investors stayed on the sidelines before the release of a raft of economic data later this week. official eyes other policies on DOJ agenda, 30 May 2017 08:01:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A zealous prosecutor who was crucial in writing the Justice Department's new policy encouraging harsher punishments for criminals is now turning his attention to hate crimes, marijuana and the ways law enforcement seizes suspects' cash and property. faces a challenge passing health care in Senate, 30 May 2017 08:08:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question: How do you solve a problem like Dean, Lisa, Patrick, Ted, Rand and Susan? open in Navalny vs. Usmanov defamation case, 30 May 2017 09:30:47 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A judge in the defamation case between Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and multi-billionaire Alisher Usmanov on Tuesday struck down motions to summon Russia's prime minister to testify on his alleged wealth — the key issue in the case.