FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:27:39 -08:00Prosecutors to play confession in church shooting trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a00d4129406f465c94ea33627161115bFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:55:36 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Prosecutors in South Carolina say they plan to play Dylann Roof's recorded confession during his federal death penalty trial in the Charleston church shootings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a00d4129406f465c94ea33627161115bGlobal shares mostly higher following ECB-inspired rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/360fd5ab4c0c4143a9120614dfecfb14Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:34:00 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Global shares were mostly higher Friday after an overnight rally in U.S. markets helped by the European Central Bank's decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus program. South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers voted to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/360fd5ab4c0c4143a9120614dfecfb14Trump praises Michigan GOP while weighing RNC chairman callhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32e9a82ec1534a48ade86fdab0148d98Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:48:20 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump may have more than just his gratitude to offer in Michigan when he visits the state that capped his stunning presidential victory last month. Michigan Republican Party chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel is a leading contender for the Republican National Committee's chairmanship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32e9a82ec1534a48ade86fdab0148d98WADA investigator to publish new report on Russian dopinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d752aa5c802d499eb3723ba0fdbe3e7bFri, 09 Dec 2016 11:05:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Olympic world is bracing for more evidence of systematic Russian doping.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d752aa5c802d499eb3723ba0fdbe3e7bJapan doubles cost estimate for Fukushima cleanuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbcdf6802e134aef8454ef6491731d8eFri, 09 Dec 2016 09:40:38 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A cost estimate to clean up Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant has doubled to nearly 22 trillion yen ($190 billion), with decommissioning costs expected to continue to rise, according to a government panel Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbcdf6802e134aef8454ef6491731d8eBody of US Marine Corps pilot found after crash off Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18e0dce798124d1fbc9bd269d7b4f2eaFri, 09 Dec 2016 09:52:56 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A U.S Marine Corps pilot who died after his jet fighter crashed off Japan was identified Friday as Capt. James E. Frederick of Corpus Christi, Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18e0dce798124d1fbc9bd269d7b4f2eaSyrian troops shell crumbling rebel enclave in Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dbabce241bc40c1a07b2e4ddc1c90a2Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:05:43 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian troops and allied forces shelled besieged districts of eastern Aleppo Friday, pressing ahead with a massive onslaught to seize remaining parts of the crumbling enclave that had been controlled by rebels since 2012.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dbabce241bc40c1a07b2e4ddc1c90a2Dutch court declines to impose punishment on anti-Islam populist Geert Wilders for hate speech convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c39be65272242e5a428a28585d9e2d5Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:29:54 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch court declines to impose punishment on anti-Islam populist Geert Wilders for hate speech conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c39be65272242e5a428a28585d9e2d5S. Korea's interim leader was Park defender; powers unclearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56a1ec6a98a64bbcbf288d902343d21aFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:28:54 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The man who takes over as government caretaker in the wake of President Park Geun-hye's impeachment is seen by critics as a stiff and uncompromising defender of the fallen leader.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56a1ec6a98a64bbcbf288d902343d21aHong Kong leader Leung won't seek another term, cites familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fb48425a802443aaf8ad591a9775134Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:32:05 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's Beijing-backed leader, deeply unpopular because of his hard-line response to massive 2014 pro-democracy protests and an ensuing separatist movement, said Friday he won't seek another term in office, citing family reasons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fb48425a802443aaf8ad591a9775134Killing at youth rehab center 1st known violent incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/792dee80f1ec4ba88ad5d92c1695391aFri, 09 Dec 2016 09:56:36 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The youth treatment center where police say a teenager brutally killed a staff member while trying to escape is a working cattle ranch in southern Utah that hasn't previously had any major violations with the state or violent incidents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/792dee80f1ec4ba88ad5d92c1695391aThai police arrest 3 French in killing of another on Samuihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bd2fd0e131448cdab7b9c84b470928eFri, 09 Dec 2016 11:06:11 GMTKOH SAMUI, Thailand (AP) — Police in Thailand have arrested three Frenchmen in connection with the killing of one of their countrymen on the southern resort island of Samui.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bd2fd0e131448cdab7b9c84b470928eWashington state suing agrochemical giant over PCB pollutionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06fb6d689d845f7aace20d6e5a854a4Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:37:32 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Washington has become the first U.S. state to sue the agrochemical giant Monsanto over pervasive pollution from PCBs, the toxic industrial chemicals that have accumulated in plants, fish and people around the globe for decades. The company said the case "lacks merit."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06fb6d689d845f7aace20d6e5a854a4SKorea president impeachment ruins legacy of dictator fatherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1accaf1a8854b81b3ffcabceabb48b4Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:50:44 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Park Geun-hye could always rely on one unwavering gift throughout a political career that saw a triumphant return as South Korea's first female president to the palatial Blue House where she'd lived as a girl: She always enjoyed the reflected devotion, some might say worship, that half the country felt for her late dictator father.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1accaf1a8854b81b3ffcabceabb48b410 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3efb8049a6154803b2d89c1f41d7abfeFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:59:02 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3efb8049a6154803b2d89c1f41d7abfeDutch court says populist anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders is guilty of hate speech chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0034cb6dbe4b4c7ab71b7721b6e7fea9Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:25:56 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch court says populist anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders is guilty of hate speech charges .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0034cb6dbe4b4c7ab71b7721b6e7fea9Clinton decries rise of fake news in Capitol speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebc9f7c5a8f14afba33cb2b3741fec03Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:59:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton decried the rise of fake news as an "epidemic" during a speech on Capitol Hill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebc9f7c5a8f14afba33cb2b3741fec03What's Bundespraesidentenstichwahlwiederholungsverschiebung?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ece70423c72473b802ecfe160b5dcd9Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:53:14 GMTVIENNA (AP) — For all those who don't speak German — and indeed for those who do — here is Austria's word of the year, adding to the challenges or reading and speaking the language.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ece70423c72473b802ecfe160b5dcd9Greece ferry strike hits island supplieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce600045f1ec472791b281ca9d08651fFri, 09 Dec 2016 11:19:16 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Ferry workers in Greece have extended a nationwide strike into the weekend, hitting supplies to the country's islands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce600045f1ec472791b281ca9d08651fSuspect arrested over explosion at mosque in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1a5ff01e14a4dd9ad303f18a442857aFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:07:29 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities have arrested a man suspected of setting off homemade explosive devices outside a mosque and a conference center in Dresden in September.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1a5ff01e14a4dd9ad303f18a442857aDoping investigator: Evidence of tampering involving 12 Russian medalists from Sochi Olympics; 4 gold medals involvedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8073c2fc033427ab8a0c6a33a54aa06Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:16:59 GMTLONDON (AP) — Doping investigator: Evidence of tampering involving 12 Russian medalists from Sochi Olympics; 4 gold medals involved .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8073c2fc033427ab8a0c6a33a54aa06Egypt's state-run news agency says Cairo explosion kills 6 policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca41f0f214ba4421a2bc4f78bba062bcFri, 09 Dec 2016 09:41:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state-run news agency says Cairo explosion kills 6 police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca41f0f214ba4421a2bc4f78bba062bcReport: UK Brexit chief not interested in transitional dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96b7f1ae1f874470a3e81d9a6235bfacFri, 09 Dec 2016 11:04:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — British Brexit Secretary David Davis told London financial-sector bosses that he is "not really interested" in seeking a transitional deal with the European Union to soften the process of the U.K.'s exit from the bloc, the Financial Times reported Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96b7f1ae1f874470a3e81d9a6235bfacDutch court: Populist lawmaker Wilders guilty of hate speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5820008e8e44301906eff57b261c35cFri, 09 Dec 2016 11:00:02 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — A Dutch court convicted populist anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders of hate speech Friday at the end of a trial he branded a politically motivated "charade" that endangered freedom of speech.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5820008e8e44301906eff57b261c35cIndonesia soldier found alive 2 weeks after helicopter crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d5ea8c7f76423b9b65f78f9194175eFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:39:48 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A missing soldier has been found alive two weeks after the helicopter he was aboard crashed in a remote area of Borneo, Indonesia's army said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d5ea8c7f76423b9b65f78f9194175eCambodia's exiled opposition leader on trial againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e60867d00fe44cbaf52777960c7cec6Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:19:04 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Exiled Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy was tried in absentia Friday for allegedly conspiring to incite chaos in the country through false documents posted on his Facebook page, a crime punishable by up to 17 years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e60867d00fe44cbaf52777960c7cec6Oakland artists fear crackdown after Ghost Ship firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48e4b846bbb648d486927c983a944886Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:32:32 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Ghost Ship is now gone. But there's The Salt Lick, the ominously named Deathtrap and other converted warehouses where artists are holding emergency meetings behind locked metal doors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48e4b846bbb648d486927c983a944886S. Korea's president loses power, keeps title, house, salaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09bc2e8fda7f4fed9b9425f7aaf72fc4Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:12:28 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Park Geun-hye's impeachment Friday has stripped her of power — but not the perks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09bc2e8fda7f4fed9b9425f7aaf72fc4Spain: 400 migrants storm North African border fencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07a9b3e07e5e4557822a928e3290916fFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:36:16 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Spanish Interior Ministry says some 400 migrants from Africa have stormed a border fence to enter Spain's North African enclave of Ceuta from Morocco.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07a9b3e07e5e4557822a928e3290916fDebris found; Alaska lake searched for plane with 4 aboardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ae2854bc8c349cd858619958dd405b7Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:24:08 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The search of an Alaska lake was resuming early Friday after debris believed to be from a small plane carrying four people was found in the water, near where the aircraft took off from, an official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ae2854bc8c349cd858619958dd405b7South Korea's president is officially stripped of power following impeachment, with PM stepping in during court reviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b5fc21c3c1949148541770228ae4f2aFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:19:38 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president is officially stripped of power following impeachment, with PM stepping in during court review.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b5fc21c3c1949148541770228ae4f2aThe Latest: S. Korea PM officially becomes acting presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd806fe6f28c4b6db8f82959d2908517Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:21:35 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd806fe6f28c4b6db8f82959d2908517World Vision says hundreds affected by Solomon Islands quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb14a4510207471d953a20f6bae0ddbbFri, 09 Dec 2016 09:39:57 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Hundreds of people in remote parts of the Solomon Islands have had their homes damaged or destroyed by a powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake that struck Friday, an aid organization said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb14a4510207471d953a20f6bae0ddbbGermany: teens arrested over suspected extremist attack planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/957860d3d82a45b5acefcc386c161365Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:09:45 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors say two teenagers have been arrested in Germany on suspicion that they were planning an Islamic extremist attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/957860d3d82a45b5acefcc386c161365SKorea PM, newly invested with presidential powers, says feels "deep responsibility" for scandal that brought down bosshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03e40e710c294d5db59cfd76799aae51Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:10:57 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — SKorea PM, newly invested with presidential powers, says feels "deep responsibility" for scandal that brought down boss .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03e40e710c294d5db59cfd76799aae51Taylor Swift, Zayn Malik team up for surprise duet singlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/727d2b33a4cb43dc8e8a669a1e5d6ed0Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:19:12 GMTTaylor Swift and Zayn Malik have dropped a surprise duet single from the "Fifty Shades Darker" soundtrack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/727d2b33a4cb43dc8e8a669a1e5d6ed0Egypt's state-run media says Cairo blast kills 6 policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb682f34bed7464dba9213f3f9d5f5c2Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:49:16 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state-run news agency says an explosion in Cairo has killed six police and wounded another three.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb682f34bed7464dba9213f3f9d5f5c2The Latest: Isinbayeva says she will oppose blanket banshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edd460493f87496aaec356345e786216Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:58:30 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Russian doping report (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edd460493f87496aaec356345e786216S. Korean impeachment sales: Goodbye Park, hello free roomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fa46cc99d604d619f99c90e486e57dfFri, 09 Dec 2016 10:37:18 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For many South Korean business owners, President Park Geun-hye's impeachment Friday was a moment to celebrate — with a sale.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fa46cc99d604d619f99c90e486e57dfThe Latest: S. Korea premier says no policy changeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c0d75ac6a6a467b93c0e7e7227a272fFri, 09 Dec 2016 09:48:08 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c0d75ac6a6a467b93c0e7e7227a272fThe Latest: S. Korea PM says he feels 'deep responsibility'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e702b0fcf9e843b18806b1d3099db26eFri, 09 Dec 2016 11:19:05 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e702b0fcf9e843b18806b1d3099db26eCabrera Bello extends lead at Hong Kong Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd70fde8bd9048d4acc64fb2170125b2Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:55:25 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Rafa Cabrera Bello extended his lead to three strokes at the Hong Kong Open on Friday after a 5-under 65.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd70fde8bd9048d4acc64fb2170125b2South Korean president is impeached in stunning fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f3dc9aaeab44c639e1fb2a8f73541d7Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:47:55 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean lawmakers on Friday impeached President Park Geun-hye, a stunning and swift fall for the country's first female leader amid protests that drew millions into the streets in united fury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f3dc9aaeab44c639e1fb2a8f73541d7Brit fan flies to NYC to propose at 'Ghostbusters' firehousehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d4c69c684d4547b980e9b7933f5150Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:44:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A British man flew his girlfriend all the way across the pond to New York City so he could propose to her at the firehouse used in the "Ghostbusters" franchise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d4c69c684d4547b980e9b7933f5150Defense Secretary Carter makes surprise visit to Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/beb2f037ea314fae828f3bd8e9bdad07Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:26:02 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Friday that the United States will stick with Afghanistan for years to come.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/beb2f037ea314fae828f3bd8e9bdad07Explosion on Cairo thoroughfare kills 6 Egyptian policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc581e80be3647449e029089ae244f73Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:10:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An explosion on a main Cairo thoroughfare killed six police and wounded another three on Friday, in what appeared to be the deadliest attack on security forces in several months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc581e80be3647449e029089ae244f73Norwegian Refugee Council staffer detained in South Sudanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24046b45a1ca49258cdbcc8f196d9656Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:49:09 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Norwegian Refugee Council said Friday that one of its staffers in South Sudan has been detained by the turbulent East African country's National Security Service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24046b45a1ca49258cdbcc8f196d9656Doping investigator: More than 1,000 Russian athletes involved in doping conspiracy or cover-uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/502c35ee8e3149c2bd2165b0108a7d07Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:16:24 GMTLONDON (AP) — Doping investigator: More than 1,000 Russian athletes involved in doping conspiracy or cover-up.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/502c35ee8e3149c2bd2165b0108a7d07Indonesia president visits quake survivors, vows to rebuildhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40237c77dff549e3b5d91cd70df94710Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:15:43 GMTTRINGGADING, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's president traveled Friday to areas of Aceh province devastated by a magnitude 6.5 earthquake, as estimates of the number of displaced people swelled, and vowed that torn-apart communities would be rebuilt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40237c77dff549e3b5d91cd70df94710The Latest: Park replaced adviser just before impeachmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c57955f6564e46b70a52f74bce2ae6Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:00:22 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c57955f6564e46b70a52f74bce2ae6