FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Nov 2015 05:23:19 -08:00The Latest: Obama says Paris climate talks 'act of defiance', 30 Nov 2015 12:01:13 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: stakes for Baltimore as Freddie Gray trials begin, 30 Nov 2015 13:13:56 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — In Baltimore, this year can be divided into two parts: what came before Freddie Gray died and what happened afterward. Climate pact an 'act of defiance' after Paris attacks, 30 Nov 2015 12:54:47 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — Pushing for a powerful climate deal, President Barack Obama called the global talks opening Monday outside Paris an "act of defiance" against terrorism that proves the world stands undeterred by Islamic State-linked attacks in Europe and beyond., Xi tout close US-China climate coordination, 30 Nov 2015 11:32:51 GMTPARIS (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday touted close U.S. cooperation with China on climate change as vital to world efforts to slow global warming, even as he acknowledged persistent differences with China's President Xi Jinping over cybersecurity and maritime security. leaks trial delayed for a week at defense request, 30 Nov 2015 11:51:21 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — A Vatican judge on Monday granted more time for the defense to prepare for a trial over the leak of confidential documents that has put a Spanish monsignor, a pair of Italian journalists and two others in the dock.'s novel salt warning rule set to take effect at chains, 30 Nov 2015 12:27:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City begins a new era in nutritional warnings this week, when chain restaurants will have to start putting a special symbol on highly salty dishes. to impose food ban in new sanctions against Turkey, 30 Nov 2015 12:52:46 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia will restrict imports of Turkish fruit and vegetables as part of a package of new sanctions following the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey last week. overturns: 1 seriously hurt, dozens of minor injuries, 30 Nov 2015 12:56:53 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A charter bus carrying college students to three Virginia campuses overturned, leaving one person seriously injured and 35 others aboard with minor injuries near the close of the holiday weekend. of Chicago calls off classes over online threat, 30 Nov 2015 13:03:40 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — One of the nation's top universities called off classes on the first day students are due back from the Thanksgiving holiday because of an online threat. burglar dies in chimney after resident lights fire, 30 Nov 2015 11:48:17 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a suspected burglar who became stuck in the chimney of a Central California home died after the homeowner unknowingly lit a fire in the fireplace. block Catalan leader's bid to head regional govt, 30 Nov 2015 12:50:50 GMTMADRID (AP) — Efforts by the acting president of Spain's powerful northeastern Catalonia region to form a pro-independence regional government have been dealt another blow as the radical pro-secession CUP party reaffirmed its opposition to his candidacy. of diabetic inmate who died to get $1.5M settlement, 30 Nov 2015 12:12:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The family of a diabetic Rikers Island inmate who died after being ignored by jailers for more than 14 hours is getting a $1.5 million settlement from New York City. program uses phone calls, text messages to teach English, 30 Nov 2015 13:08:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Candelaria Lopez had tried to learn English before, but it didn't work. She couldn't always make it to class, and when she could, it was hard to find the energy to sit through a three-hour session after her long days as a farmworker in the Hudson Valley region. So even after 20 years in the United States, the Mexican immigrant was still pretty much comfortable only saying "Hi." of warming Earth meet in Paris to cut emissions, 30 Nov 2015 11:42:33 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — Addressing the twin threats of global warming and extremist violence, the largest group of world leaders ever to stand together kicked off two weeks of high-stakes climate talks outside Paris on Monday, saying that by striking an ambitious deal to cut emissions they can show terrorists what countries can achieve when they are united. Latest: Pope Francis wraps up Africa trip, 30 Nov 2015 11:58:07 GMTBANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.) Turkey won't apologize to Russia over downing of jet, 30 Nov 2015 12:38:30 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Defying calls from Moscow, Turkey's prime minister said Monday that his country won't apologize to Russia for shooting down a warplane operating over Syria, saying the Turkish military was doing its job defending the national airspace. football player pleads guilty to assaulting woman, 30 Nov 2015 12:48:02 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts college football player charged with fracturing his girlfriend's skull has pleaded guilty to assault and battery but avoided prison time. Latest: Prince Charles issues rallying cry to leaders, 30 Nov 2015 12:17:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: PM: Military did its job protecting airspace, no apology to Russia for downing jet, 30 Nov 2015 11:28:16 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Turkish PM: Military did its job protecting airspace, no apology to Russia for downing jet. some people, the older the smartphone, the better, 30 Nov 2015 11:24:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers (get a free HDTV on activation!) and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire technology industry is pushing you to buy the latest smartphone. Yet some holdouts resist. police officer who fatally shot teen due in court, 30 Nov 2015 12:03:04 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A white Chicago police officer charged with murder after a squad car video caught him fatally shooting a black Chicago teenager 16 times returns to court to learn whether he'll be offered bond. court to give verdict in US Marine's murder case, 30 Nov 2015 11:23:08 GMTOLONGAPO, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court plans to deliver its verdict in the emotion-charged case of a U.S. Marine accused of murdering a transgender Filipino after discovering her gender when they checked into a hotel. batters southern Scandinavia, 30 Nov 2015 11:47:52 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Officials say that more than 35,000 people were without electricity in Sweden on Monday after a storm battered southern Scandinavia, damaging buildings, toppling trees, canceling trains and closing bridge links between Denmark and Sweden. president to head to Africa, 30 Nov 2015 12:04:24 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Some immigration signs at Zimbabwe's main international airport are in Chinese, a sign of China's deep economic inroads in Africa, which Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit this week. London gem heist suspect used retiree bus pass, 30 Nov 2015 13:11:52 GMTLONDON (AP) — Prosecutors say the oldest member of a British jewel theft gang used another person's free senior citizen's transport card to get a bus to the heist. Latest: $250M pledged to help poor adapt to hot climate, 30 Nov 2015 11:16:21 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: Western NY toddler dies after assault by caretaker, 30 Nov 2015 12:01:20 GMTHORNELL, N.Y. (AP) — A toddler who police say was assaulted by his caretaker has died at a western New York hospital. Parliament disrupted with tear gas, again, 30 Nov 2015 11:27:52 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Opposition lawmakers in Kosovo have again disrupted parliament with tear gas, in a continuing protest against deals with Serbia and Montenegro. slams Syria for gaps in chemical weapons declaration, 30 Nov 2015 12:45:05 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A European Union envoy criticized Syria on Monday for "gaps and contradictions" in its declarations about its chemical weapons arsenal to the global watchdog overseeing the destruction of the toxic armaments. convicts 2 youths in 2014 killing of Palestinian teen, 30 Nov 2015 11:12:58 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Jerusalem court on Monday convicted two Israeli youths in the grisly killing last year of 16-year-old Palestinian Mohammed Abu Khdeir, while delaying the verdict for the third and chief suspect in the case due to a last-minute insanity plea. Latest: Climate: More world leaders together than ever, 30 Nov 2015 11:08:51 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: Latest: China's Xi wants aid for poor in climate deal, 30 Nov 2015 12:39:38 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: in Colorado clinic shooting to appear in court, 30 Nov 2015 12:37:53 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The man accused of opening fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs lived a troubled, isolated life in the mountains of South Carolina and Colorado, but acquaintances said he never hinted that he would target the organization. releases 31 detained over unlawful protest, 30 Nov 2015 12:41:42 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian police official says authorities have released 31 graduates arrested the previous day for attending an unauthorized protest to demand government jobs. Latest: Eco-activists display fake adverts across Paris, 30 Nov 2015 11:42:25 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: air pollution reaches extremely hazardous levels, 30 Nov 2015 13:11:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing suffered its worst air pollution of the year on Monday, with monitoring sites throughout the city reporting extremely hazardous levels of pollutants. Museum to launch exhibit of Egypt's 'sunken cities', 30 Nov 2015 12:43:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British Museum is planning its first major exhibition of underwater archaeology with a showing of artifacts from two of Egypt's "sunken cities." Court rules against Northern Ireland's abortion law, 30 Nov 2015 12:07:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — A Belfast High Court ruling is expected to ease Northern Ireland's strict anti-abortion laws to make it easier for women to terminate pregnancies in some cases. Analysis: Final UN Iran probe report likely inconclusive, 30 Nov 2015 12:59:02 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The conclusions of a secret U.N. nuclear agency document leaked six years ago were explosive. Iran, it said, had likely worked on developing an atomic bomb., Clooney, Kardashian part of all-star campaign for AIDS, 30 Nov 2015 12:09:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Would you like to spend quality time with George Clooney as he showers you with compliments? set to release 1st album since smash hit 'Gangnam Style', 30 Nov 2015 11:49:57 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean rapper PSY, who is set to release his first album since becoming an international sensation more than three years ago with the smash hit "Gangnam Style," says the pressure to live up to that success caused him to take his time with his latest project. says black pastors likely pressured not to endorse him, 30 Nov 2015 13:07:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump says he thinks a group of black pastors meeting with him Monday had planned to endorse him for president but were pressured out of it because he "believes all lives matter." opposition figures detained ahead of scandal park visit, 30 Nov 2015 11:04:29 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Soldiers and police in military-run Thailand detained two top leaders of the anti-government Red Shirt movement Monday as they were set to visit a park celebrating past Thai kings that's at the center of a corruption scandal linked to the army. rebels, rival insurgents clash in Syria, 20 killed, 30 Nov 2015 12:43:00 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Opposition activists say fighting between U.S.-backed Syrian rebels and rival militants has killed more than 20 people over the past two days. film director Eldar Ryazanov dies at 88, 30 Nov 2015 11:53:02 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Eldar Ryazanov, a filmmaker who satirized and romanticized the life of ordinary Russians in his immensely popular comedies for almost six decades, died on Monday. He was 88. heavy security, pope visits C. African Republic mosque, 30 Nov 2015 12:33:21 GMTBANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Pope Francis ventured into the volatile Muslim enclave of Central African Republic's capital on Monday and brought his message of reconciliation to the city's main mosque, insisting that Christians and Muslims have long lived peacefully together here and that religion can never justify violence.'12 Days of Christmas' items top $34K, up 0.6 percent, 30 Nov 2015 12:38:04 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Lords a-leaping is the U.S. economy slow to recover! Latest: National pavilions save the world colorfully, 30 Nov 2015 13:00:02 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local: leaders, ethnic protesters resume talks to end crisis, 30 Nov 2015 11:15:43 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's top political leaders met Monday with representatives of the Madhesi ethnic group who are protesting against the new constitution to try to end a months-long crisis, but no agreement was reached. Latest: Prosecutors to decide Monday on shooting charges, 30 Nov 2015 12:37:44 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked more than a week of demonstrations (all times local):