FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 03 May 2016 01:49:41 -07:00Turkish committee clears contentious bill following brawlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06c17c8dab1a4a77a860d8315f129145Tue, 03 May 2016 07:22:16 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish parliamentary committee has approved a contentious ruling-party proposal to strip legislators of their immunity from prosecution, hours after the meeting erupted in chaos with legislators hurling bottles of water and punches at each other.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06c17c8dab1a4a77a860d8315f129145Thunder hold on beat Spurs 98-97, even series at 1-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcd748cbefc4470daee1e3d01dfe2cf8Tue, 03 May 2016 06:05:42 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder nearly gave the game away in a wild final sequence that referees acknowledge should have been blown dead before it started.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcd748cbefc4470daee1e3d01dfe2cf8Judge agrees to move trial for dad in toddler hot SUV deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b84341e117ca46c5b883b08912467236Tue, 03 May 2016 07:41:26 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Acknowledging the intense and extensive media coverage of the case of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die, the judge decided it would be wise to move the trial away from the county where the boy died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b84341e117ca46c5b883b08912467236Asian stocks mostly higher following US leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46e1a9fb10aa460c93f16980d701b157Tue, 03 May 2016 07:02:26 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly up Tuesday, with Australia's S&P ASX 200 index making solid gains after the Australian central bank cut interest rates and following the rise in U.S. stock indexes, recovering some of last week's steep declines.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46e1a9fb10aa460c93f16980d701b157Tens of thousands Shiite pilgrims converge on Baghdad shrinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c9e68d3426437e8ef6fd2ed3c48307Tue, 03 May 2016 07:39:19 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims are converging on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a revered imam.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c9e68d3426437e8ef6fd2ed3c48307Lights out: Philips to launch IPO for lighting divisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e2337f228c546b886e822505e58d6e4Tue, 03 May 2016 07:02:21 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Royal Philips NV announced Tuesday that it is spinning off its iconic lighting division in an initial public offering so it can focus on its future as a health technology provider.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e2337f228c546b886e822505e58d6e4Uber, China's Alipay expand cooperation to foreign marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53168bf10054d13af9f68c7152e66caTue, 03 May 2016 07:40:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber and the payment service of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group are expanding a partnership to allow Chinese travelers to summon and pay for a car in any country where Uber operates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53168bf10054d13af9f68c7152e66caLEADING OFF: Verlander puts a ring on it; Machado moves overhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3a3ae3f0916445cbc3b7fdfe3499327Tue, 03 May 2016 06:10:31 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3a3ae3f0916445cbc3b7fdfe3499327Move over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up nexthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dda764aeda46b1a4f3d040694ca8f7Tue, 03 May 2016 07:52:43 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — It's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday — ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dda764aeda46b1a4f3d040694ca8f7Islanders look to bounce back in Game 3 against Lightninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c49dacc5ba84c38bc5104ff1dec2d72Tue, 03 May 2016 07:29:25 GMTSYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c49dacc5ba84c38bc5104ff1dec2d72Effect of freight train derailment in DC extends to 2nd dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ae49f9d49b4ad9a370cecedd9b4debTue, 03 May 2016 06:34:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Some commuters will have to find a different way into work for a second day as a result of a weekend freight train derailment in Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ae49f9d49b4ad9a370cecedd9b4debDetails of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32ef9f9d95874a2bbe5376855c7ccc01Tue, 03 May 2016 06:56:32 GMTTOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32ef9f9d95874a2bbe5376855c7ccc01French parliament debates labor law after violent protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68e3a226b49440719840111d16b657faTue, 03 May 2016 07:58:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — After a month of often violent protests, French legislators are starting to debate a hotly contested labor bill that would make it easier to lay off workers and weaken some union powers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68e3a226b49440719840111d16b657faAnti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90246d02657421e92159cdd79e71a88Tue, 03 May 2016 07:54:24 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90246d02657421e92159cdd79e71a88Deputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b31753372ae0435d98b3f066e598c814Tue, 03 May 2016 08:22:25 GMTTAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b31753372ae0435d98b3f066e598c814Spanish police arrest 4 for suspected jihad linkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33f808864b544d9fb824a4f03b420a01Tue, 03 May 2016 07:19:30 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Interior Ministry says police have arrested four people in the Madrid area suspected of spreading pro-jihad propaganda and recruiting followers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33f808864b544d9fb824a4f03b420a01Solar plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a115eda6e69241af8c974b52ff963f7fTue, 03 May 2016 08:37:45 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — An airplane powered only by sunlight has arrived in a Phoenix suburb after completing the latest leg of its global trip.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a115eda6e69241af8c974b52ff963f7fTed Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6951d120aaf1477fa3dc2a6db3e61e35Tue, 03 May 2016 07:16:09 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in Tuesday's Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump's stunning march toward the GOP nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6951d120aaf1477fa3dc2a6db3e61e35Mariners back Karns with enough offense in 4-3 win over A'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7859f89c0ccf4ee9899bc906baa64475Tue, 03 May 2016 05:54:12 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Cishek's seventh consecutive save this season resembled many of the previous six — a few tense moments, a couple of baserunners and a perfect pitch to end it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7859f89c0ccf4ee9899bc906baa64475Quotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/221cc70f1aa14587835e1c394b079281Tue, 03 May 2016 07:00:57 GMT"Honestly, if we win Indiana, it's over. It's over. They're finished. They're gone." — Donald Trump, who has a commanding lead over rival Ted Cruz before Tuesday's Republican primary in the Midwestern state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/221cc70f1aa14587835e1c394b079281Cause of fatal 2015 DC subway fire to be determinedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/404090bc878f44fe86907d0bbedd4d4cTue, 03 May 2016 06:49:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal investigators are set to determine the cause of an electrical fire that killed a passenger on a subway train in downtown Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/404090bc878f44fe86907d0bbedd4d4cHungary's supreme court clears way migrant quotas referendumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3fe8b15881b45a2a736ac3e6ecdeba8Tue, 03 May 2016 08:01:08 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's Kuria, the supreme court, has cleared the way for a government-initiated referendum on a European Union plan for a quota for the resettlement of migrants and refugees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3fe8b15881b45a2a736ac3e6ecdeba8Warriors determined to set defensive tone again in Game 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/774a4e0c7f7d4cd48e5d526cd518104eTue, 03 May 2016 06:14:06 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Bogut has taken to publicly calling himself unflattering names.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/774a4e0c7f7d4cd48e5d526cd518104eDetention powers stir concern over Indonesia terror lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fd4b8bb3a448249e8fbd7df7547851Tue, 03 May 2016 07:25:12 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A lawmaker involved in vetting Indonesia's proposed counter-terrorism law says a contentious provision allowing detention without trial for six months could undermine the fight against Islamic extremism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6fd4b8bb3a448249e8fbd7df7547851Google offers $250,000 for Flint research, local nonprofithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e32a02dfce334399906d471f0e07d666Tue, 03 May 2016 06:34:11 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Google is offering $250,000 to help with the ongoing response efforts in Flint as the city reels from the effects of a lead-contaminated water supply.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e32a02dfce334399906d471f0e07d666In Pacific nation of Palau, Jellyfish Lake losing namesakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/487f89a420d54b7584f1d36c97bd6859Tue, 03 May 2016 06:33:11 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The big question at Palau's Jellyfish Lake: Where are all the jellyfish?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/487f89a420d54b7584f1d36c97bd6859Viewer's Guide: Cruz, Sanders fight inevitable in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e362bad7a7884135a5761b00dad98854Tue, 03 May 2016 07:18:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders are all-in for Indiana as they try to stave off the growing aura of inevitability surrounding their opponents. But Donald Trump says his general election race against Hillary Clinton has "sort of already started." Clinton may not say as much, but she largely agrees. On what could be a pivotal night for Cruz, Trump is strongly favored in the state's GOP primary. Sanders and Hillary Clinton are in a tighter race on the Democratic side.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e362bad7a7884135a5761b00dad98854HSBC profit lower in volatile markethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03507a3a053d4fc4b492caa42a7a9e3bTue, 03 May 2016 06:14:31 GMTBEIJING (AP) — HSBC Holdings PLC says its latest quarterly profit fell 18 percent from a year earlier due to global market volatility.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03507a3a053d4fc4b492caa42a7a9e3bBassist: Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a5b4fee9f764d36a2af6be1e0b52570Tue, 03 May 2016 07:14:31 GMTMINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Music megastar Prince was known for throwing parties that stretched into the wee hours of the morning, but his faith and the Bible could also keep him gabbing until sunrise, according to his longtime friend and "spiritual brother," bassist Larry Graham.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a5b4fee9f764d36a2af6be1e0b52570Gaza sewage poisons coastline, threatens Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aef0b6f522ba49608af54267119815a0Tue, 03 May 2016 06:11:47 GMTSHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) — Each day, millions of gallons of raw sewage pour into the Gaza Strip's Mediterranean beachfront, spewing out of a metal pipe and turning miles of once-scenic coastline into a stagnant dead zone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aef0b6f522ba49608af54267119815a0Pietrangelo logs heavy ice time in Blues' playoff runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e47e9d444174fe298082cb5d43b98aaTue, 03 May 2016 06:11:46 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Alex Pietrangelo is used to playing a lot — especially this time of year. The St. Louis Blues linchpin defenseman plays with a high motor and appears to have no issues piling up the ice time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e47e9d444174fe298082cb5d43b98aaSt. Louis jury awards $55M in Johnson & Johnson cancer suithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbac7bc755a84364939cc0e94ede071dTue, 03 May 2016 06:09:37 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A jury in St. Louis has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $55 million to a South Dakota woman who claimed the company's talcum powder caused her to develop ovarian cancer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbac7bc755a84364939cc0e94ede071dLeicester owners aim to keep winning team togetherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ffe80eca49f4db4b9bbb7ffb099aefcTue, 03 May 2016 05:43:32 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that many players will be lured away by big-money offers from richer clubs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ffe80eca49f4db4b9bbb7ffb099aefcINSIDE WASHINGTON: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutinyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac585bee558b4b56bbf1f3fbbdd69f68Tue, 03 May 2016 07:23:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "The Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac585bee558b4b56bbf1f3fbbdd69f68Fingernails spotted in trash led to arrest of alleged killerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abdfcb4ad4a04caeb63778ae26121109Tue, 03 May 2016 07:13:30 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A serial killer preying on vulnerable young black women on the rough streets of south Los Angeles eluded police for two decades until someone rifling through a dumpster in 2007 noticed red fingernails poking out of a garbage bag.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abdfcb4ad4a04caeb63778ae26121109Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c39216f07a2f461a8dd9eaa3610c02c6Tue, 03 May 2016 05:59:58 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's central bank on Tuesday cut its benchmark interest rate to a record low 1.75 percent as it responded to a low outlook for inflation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c39216f07a2f461a8dd9eaa3610c02c6Once a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump countryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc309711ba24fd1a648947741c72153Tue, 03 May 2016 07:22:23 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit, "Achy Breaky Heart." And nearly 20,000 supporters attended a riverfront re-election rally, dozens collapsing from heat exhaustion in the August sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc309711ba24fd1a648947741c72153Survey finds bribery runs highest among courts in Mideasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a2c1c21ca0d464f95a2d90fc1c6a47eTue, 03 May 2016 05:44:10 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A new report released on Tuesday by an anti-corruption watchdog shows that on average, almost a third of the people in nine countries surveyed in the Middle East have had to pay a bribe to access some kind of public service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a2c1c21ca0d464f95a2d90fc1c6a47eRich newspaper owners: Industry saviors or foes?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfb2e7f9f45f4b6c99b75e15dab09a5cTue, 03 May 2016 06:30:28 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Salt Lake Tribune's pending sale to the wealthy Huntsman family unshackles the newspaper from cost-cutting corporate owners and resolves crippling financial uncertainty — but it also raises concerns about whether the influential family will meddle in the paper's coverage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfb2e7f9f45f4b6c99b75e15dab09a5cKemp's 2-run double enough for Shields, Padres vs Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce38cef3d7b445b09dabc6463344fddcTue, 03 May 2016 06:12:40 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Matt Kemp's two-run double in the first inning was all James Shields needed for his first victory of the season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce38cef3d7b445b09dabc6463344fddcSouth Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company troublehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/271ff6689af4441fa082b06f38be385aTue, 03 May 2016 07:35:43 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea's organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/271ff6689af4441fa082b06f38be385aBaseball Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1731b2e5d904d878aab9052592b42c1Tue, 03 May 2016 05:33:29 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0 and Anthony Rizzo hit two doubles as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1731b2e5d904d878aab9052592b42c1Deadline arrives for Georgia governor on campus guns billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b42eca0ce94434ebb35e49eaf80cd36Tue, 03 May 2016 07:06:53 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's governor must make a decision about legislation allowing concealed handguns on college campuses in the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b42eca0ce94434ebb35e49eaf80cd36No outfoxing Leicester: owners aim to keep winners togetherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6c6decca6d94aa9a2e8226c3eb29aa3Tue, 03 May 2016 07:04:27 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that many players will be lured away by lucrative offers from richer clubs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6c6decca6d94aa9a2e8226c3eb29aa3India says its top court must rule on Italian marine's bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9d419165a24cc8997233dd04dc22bfTue, 03 May 2016 08:19:21 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India said its Supreme Court must approve the bail conditions for an Italian marine to return to his country during the arbitration process involving the fatally shootings of two Indian fishermen in 2012.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c9d419165a24cc8997233dd04dc22bfPhilippines to discuss lease of Japan surveillance planeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a4ea93dcc134f4d99e6ced66e4bf0e2Tue, 03 May 2016 08:34:01 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief says his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a4ea93dcc134f4d99e6ced66e4bf0e2Threats force Afghan boy, fan of Messi, to leave the countryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/383c37ddef0246f680a2bcae3cc748f3Tue, 03 May 2016 08:25:05 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The family of a 5-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his soccer hero Lionel Messi was forced to leave Afghanistan amid constant telephone threats, the boy's father said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/383c37ddef0246f680a2bcae3cc748f3Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78be6c7c485f41e3ae15f2aecf95c69dTue, 03 May 2016 08:23:55 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City's fans, at least the ones in Thailand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78be6c7c485f41e3ae15f2aecf95c69dSyrian media say rebel shelling in city of Aleppo kills 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e030abf92f44c5e96958a0317aebb01Tue, 03 May 2016 07:47:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media say new rebel shelling of government-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least seven people and wounded 35.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e030abf92f44c5e96958a0317aebb01North Korea says waitresses tricked into going to Southhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615cbef6b926451eb0c7a0c26cf50056Tue, 03 May 2016 06:12:13 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea stepped up its calls Tuesday for South Korea to return 12 waitresses whom Pyongyang says Seoul abducted from a restaurant in China.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615cbef6b926451eb0c7a0c26cf50056