FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:50:33 -08:00Trump forms an advisory group of CEOs for input on jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae1aadbb9ae74187aa0107c588124f0eFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:24:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump on Friday announced the formation of an advisory group of more than a dozen CEOs and business leaders who will offer input on how to create jobs and speed economic growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae1aadbb9ae74187aa0107c588124f0eFrench candidate: Trump's win frees voters from 'diktats'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44263c4e3aef41cdb3b377a92bd33eaaFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:20:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said Friday that the spring election will pit nationalists and patriots such as herself against supporters of globalization, the European Union and immigration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44263c4e3aef41cdb3b377a92bd33eaaThe Latest: San Bernardino recalls terror attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6268c1c0724d7e8813c3d6e50694abFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:14:23 GMTSAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the one-year anniversary of the San Bernardino terror attack (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6268c1c0724d7e8813c3d6e50694abOklahoma court orders new sentence in Australian's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fc12a4776974db491bf17206c8bb743Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:55:01 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma appeals court has thrown out the life sentence given to a teenager who was convicted of fatally shooting an Australian baseball player three years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fc12a4776974db491bf17206c8bb743Gambian official: Opposition candidate Barrow wins electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e333630d03784430bd19cf06d25667d4Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:35:29 GMTBANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambians tore down posters of longtime President Yahya Jammeh and celebrated in the streets as the military stood by Friday after election officials said the ruler of more than two decades would concede defeat in a startling turn of events for a country where the critics have long alleged votes are rigged and opponents jailed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e333630d03784430bd19cf06d25667d4Radical Pirate Party to seek to form government in Icelandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e73565681042d8bea8631eca39da6aFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:33:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — Iceland's anti-authoritarian Pirate Party took the helm in talks to form a new coalition government for the island nation Friday, after two earlier rounds of negotiations broke down.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e73565681042d8bea8631eca39da6aLibya's Tripoli sees worst militias clashes in 2 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74ef48fcf52d46abb02fa24469b2a257Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:33:04 GMTBENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Clashes continued for the second day among heavily-armed militias in the Libyan capital Tripoli, vying for power and control over the city, with one dislodging another in at least two posts, a five-star hotel and a barracks, in what appears to be the worst outbreak of violence the city has seen in two years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74ef48fcf52d46abb02fa24469b2a257FBI at land owned by family in homicide, lost-at-sea casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6367925270f474789271b8fda182c5dFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:23:19 GMTCHESTERFIELD, N.H. (AP) — The FBI and other agencies have been at an abandoned New Hampshire property owned by the family of a man whose 2013 homicide remains unsolved and whose daughter is presumed dead after her boat sank during a mother-son fishing trip this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6367925270f474789271b8fda182c5dOfficial says rescuers have pulled a 22-year-old woman alive from a collapsed building in South Dakotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/562de8ba65c8425cbeff199f1c7f1a8aFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:47:10 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Official says rescuers have pulled a 22-year-old woman alive from a collapsed building in South Dakota.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/562de8ba65c8425cbeff199f1c7f1a8aPhilippines President Duterte phones Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c26ccfd48ed4fabbe6dfe1756441e03Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:49:10 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has telephoned U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and had a brief but "very engaging, animated conversation" in which both leaders invited each other to visit his country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c26ccfd48ed4fabbe6dfe1756441e03Prosecutors: Dismissal deal done in Manziel's domestic casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f908442c1fd4e6abfa8145491279af3Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:58:16 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Johnny Manziel has a dismissal agreement with prosecutors that will require the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback to meet conditions for a year before being cleared of a domestic violence charge against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f908442c1fd4e6abfa8145491279af3BP to push ahead with big oil project in the Gulf of Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d44c0e50b46470a81cd4415a3a64a13Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:53:01 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — BP PLC is moving ahead with a $9 billion oil project in the Gulf of Mexico after a cost-cutting redesign, a sign of confidence about future prices for crude.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d44c0e50b46470a81cd4415a3a64a131st US offshore wind farm to begin production within dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0d0d5362dca464c9f19885754a81d4aFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:07:46 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There has been a hiccup at the nation's first offshore wind farm as it prepares to start delivering power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0d0d5362dca464c9f19885754a81d4aTrump voter lost home, blames incoming Treasury secretaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/698177c01f884ed09d5ff6cd8c933bacFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:49:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Donald Trump named his Treasury secretary, Teena Colebrook felt her heart sink.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/698177c01f884ed09d5ff6cd8c933bacAP National News Calendarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0c1b1eef80145d4a10a702f40651bbaFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:47:32 GMTEds: Major scheduled events for the week of Dec. 4-10. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0c1b1eef80145d4a10a702f40651bbaEmails: LGBT law cost N. Carolina project with 700 jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a63b0c7f3640368198870e7bbcd82dFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:01:41 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Internal emails show that city and state officials blame a North Carolina law limiting LGBT protections for a company's decision to pick another state for a new project that includes 700 jobs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96a63b0c7f3640368198870e7bbcd82dSuspect in McKnight shooting released, still investigatinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5da147461c3456db7bbea0ad81efdf2Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:28:36 GMTThe man who shot former NFL player Joe McKnight was released from custody overnight, authorities said Friday, saying they'll be meeting with the district attorney's office to discuss the case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5da147461c3456db7bbea0ad81efdf2Trump team says he backs disputed Dakota Access oil pipelinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8699b76d315246e4bd42d6d6efb31feeFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:59:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, a policy that a spokesman says is not related to Trump's investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8699b76d315246e4bd42d6d6efb31feeSupreme Court takes up hospital pension disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69cecc978204432b81e74be51c2fa6dFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:29:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether some of the nation's largest health providers can rely on their church affiliations to avoid complying with federal laws covering pension benefits for workers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69cecc978204432b81e74be51c2fa6dLas Vegas welcomes 1st direct commercial flight from Beijinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67d5dbee89f1484aa3835fc78c938c42Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:54:15 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance are marking the arrival of the first direct commercial airline flight from mainland China to Las Vegas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67d5dbee89f1484aa3835fc78c938c42House Dems likely to keep NM lawmaker as campaign chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd6056c0baa4a338f43722c92b7a67dFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:35:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats will likely keep the leader of their campaign organization in his job, even though they're frustrated with their disappointing Election Day showing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd6056c0baa4a338f43722c92b7a67dPanel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dc21dd70f02477eb45927ae54629bccFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:04:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A national commission was set Friday to deliver urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The report follows the worst hacking of U.S. government systems in history and accusations by the Obama administration that Russia meddled in the U.S. presidential election by hacking Democrats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dc21dd70f02477eb45927ae54629bcc1 arrest in New Orleans shooting that killed 1, wounded 9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfa6846246724d73a1892a8086c361eeFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:47:36 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — One of two men suspected in a New Orleans shootout that left one person dead and nine others wounded in the French Quarter tourist district has been arrested on a second-degree murder charge, authorities said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfa6846246724d73a1892a8086c361eePolice: Sniper killed gunman after child ran to porchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be8ee20457494744b5b89deffff44e8aFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:32:44 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Officials say a sheriff's sniper in Washington state killed a gunman with a single shot after one of the two children he had been using as human shields ran onto a porch and the suspect was exposed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be8ee20457494744b5b89deffff44e8aStocks tread water as big dividend payers jump and banks diphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbd01222dec6497a876d48e25d335550Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:22:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Investors are making a small move back to traditionally safe assets Friday afternoon after the rally of the last few weeks. Bonds are rising, as are real estate, telecommunication and household goods retail companies. Bond yields are moving lower and banks are falling. The Dow Jones industrial average, which closed at a record high a day ago, is down slightly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbd01222dec6497a876d48e25d335550Philadelphia police: Man vandalized ex's car after Trump winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e80f955bf90f4a149385aaff7b9e8b50Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:32:08 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police say a New Jersey man vandalized property, including his ex-girlfriend's car, with pro-Donald Trump graffiti in the hours after the Republican was declared the winner of the presidential election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e80f955bf90f4a149385aaff7b9e8b50Shots fired, but at who? J. Cole's track has people guessinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d621303bb0f448d805c899cedbb59ddFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:56:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A track off J. Cole's forthcoming album has some people playing the guessing game on who he's taking shots at.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d621303bb0f448d805c899cedbb59ddAlabama inmate seeks execution stay from US Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f16ced868cff4a26b7f61e71c814f89cFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:48:15 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama inmate is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stay his upcoming execution to consider whether a judge should have been able to give him a death sentence when the jury recommended life imprisonment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f16ced868cff4a26b7f61e71c814f89cResidents line up to see wildfire-ravaged city; 13 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbb260ede8cc464aab60cc7a7edfa5b4Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:12:49 GMTGATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — People in cars and trucks rolled into the wildfire-ravaged city of Gatlinburg on Friday to get a first look at what remained of their homes and businesses, and a mayor raised the death toll to 13, including a woman who died of a heart attack during the firestorm.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbb260ede8cc464aab60cc7a7edfa5b42 trapped after building collapses in South Dakota cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49f055f80920476e8f3bf46b0cf5b58dFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:56:37 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A fire official says rescue workers are concerned about debris shifting as they try to free two people after a building collapsed in a South Dakota city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49f055f80920476e8f3bf46b0cf5b58dRecalls this week: dehumidifiers, espresso makershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8384463e12064e89b77e89d14a5a51a7Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:23:26 GMTMore than 2 million dehumidifiers are being recalled because they can overheat and catch fire. Other recalled consumer products this week include door locksets and espresso makers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8384463e12064e89b77e89d14a5a51a7Extraordinary Smokies wildfire moved fast on path to cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eaace6fbdb34902987b4bfb61e228f3Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:17:18 GMTGATLINBURG, Tennessee (AP) — The wildfire that popped up on a steep, rugged peak in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was just one of a dozen that fire crews had been fighting over the last month because of the drought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eaace6fbdb34902987b4bfb61e228f3Q&A: Candidates, issues in Austria presidential electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edd2dcfba6024b29a521344200ac75bbFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:26:33 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Austria holds presidential elections on Sunday in a contest pitting a left-leaning contender against a right-winger supported by a populist anti-immigration party. Beyond the contest for the largely ceremonial office, the vote is being watched in other EU countries as a barometer of how well their populist candidates will do in upcoming elections. A look at the candidates and the issues:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edd2dcfba6024b29a521344200ac75bbKerry: US, Russia studying new ideas to stop Syria fightinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd2084d552844eb38c5a22d5b29bc784Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:04:54 GMTROME (AP) — The United States and Russia are studying new ways to break a monthslong diplomatic deadlock over how to stop the fighting in the Syrian city of Aleppo, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday. He said the "ideas" will be tested in follow-up discussions between American and Russian diplomats next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd2084d552844eb38c5a22d5b29bc784The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd17a322935f4c978f8ae478a341ced0Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:58:31 GMTiTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending December 1, 2016:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd17a322935f4c978f8ae478a341ced0Co-conspirator gets 20 years in Indianapolis house explosionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be65206e9d74391bf4ff11e61e95b8bFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:08:11 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — One of five people charged in a deadly house explosion that devastated an Indianapolis neighborhood has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit arson.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be65206e9d74391bf4ff11e61e95b8bGrand jury: Detroit man with explosives intended to killhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df1ea342ef824fd6b7386077e58e6e54Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:33:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man accused of amassing weapons and buying explosives has been hit with new charges, including an allegation that he intended to kill someone and destroy property.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df1ea342ef824fd6b7386077e58e6e54Researchers: Flint water improving, but stick with filtershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c42d528641d54221a95d8b9293cf4985Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:35:50 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Water in Flint, Michigan, continues to improve, researchers reported Friday after finding no detectable levels of lead in 57 percent of homes during another round of tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c42d528641d54221a95d8b9293cf4985When linemen go down, teams can quickly fall out of synchttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c9c56b09d77440a9ecd8ac2268c18e8Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:16:56 GMTThe problems that plague Andrew Luck are the same that hinder Carson Palmer and pretty much any other quarterback or team that was expected to light it up this year but hasn't.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c9c56b09d77440a9ecd8ac2268c18e8The Latest: Relative says she has no answers in shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b5ffe86ebbb46faa517b4e4f3953bf5Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:02:50 GMTThe Latest on the fatal shooting of former NFL player Joe McKnight (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b5ffe86ebbb46faa517b4e4f3953bf5Prosecutor: Rikers guard 'savagely' kicked inmate to deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41743213f6254dc3ad0d07dc34c48998Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:10:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A guard at New York City's troubled jail complex Rikers Island "savagely" kicked an ailing inmate to death four years ago before persuading fellow guards to lie about what happened, a prosecutor told jurors Friday during opening statements at his trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41743213f6254dc3ad0d07dc34c48998Thomas Edison's lab door key, lightbulbs up for auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7ff77a4f3d47e0977331413a820d3bFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:47:25 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Thomas Edison's door key to the 19th century lab in New Jersey where he invented the phonograph goes up for auction this weekend, along with lightbulbs he perfected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7ff77a4f3d47e0977331413a820d3bUS health care tab hits $3.2T; fastest growth in 8 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/662d3d5fd2ba4eafad403401b814ad8dFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:06:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack Obama's law and by costly prescription drugs, the government said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/662d3d5fd2ba4eafad403401b814ad8dBoy jumps off school bus to rescue his dog from burning homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6570499124d4cf69dcfe80294cc7bffFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:17:13 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A 14-year-old boy bolted off his school bus and ran to rescue his dog after seeing his Phoenix family's home was on fire, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6570499124d4cf69dcfe80294cc7bffRikers guard accused of fatally beating inmate goes on trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a67ecd76e7dd435ea2927aa8aeda29daFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:36:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A guard at New York City's troubled jail complex Rikers Island "savagely" kicked an ailing inmate to death four years ago before persuading fellow guards to lie about what happened, a prosecutor told jurors Friday during opening statements at his trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a67ecd76e7dd435ea2927aa8aeda29daMercosur suspends Venezuela for failure to follow ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7848c85318a046d7a58c4b12e2608bd7Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:27:33 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — South American nations suspended Venezuela on Friday from the Mercosur trade group over what they said was its failure to comply with the commitments made when it joined the group in 2012.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7848c85318a046d7a58c4b12e2608bd7Duke names Pennsylvania university provost as next presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8020daaa7ffc434291ff697839f96d4bFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:22:11 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The University of Pennsylvania's chief academic officer will take the helm of Duke University next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8020daaa7ffc434291ff697839f96d4bMan suspected of wife's disappearance arrested in Kentuckyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a569a9c3e9841089b628b0d7e5d02acFri, 02 Dec 2016 18:07:34 GMTORMOND-BY-THE-SEA, Fla. (AP) — A U.S. Marshal's task force has arrested a man in Louisville, Kentucky, who is suspected in the disappearance of his estranged wife in Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a569a9c3e9841089b628b0d7e5d02acTrump backers ask courts to halt or prevent 3 state recountshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8d6bd7553a42ca8173d54633309b1eFri, 02 Dec 2016 19:48:14 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's supporters moved Friday to prevent or halt election recounts in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, involving the courts less than two weeks before the states would have to complete the tasks to meet a federal deadline to certify their election results.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8d6bd7553a42ca8173d54633309b1ePolice hail parents who found, disarmed son at Utah schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4b8d95eb4054e3ab1c7991ac34f27b2Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:31:49 GMTBOUNTIFUL, Utah (AP) — A Utah mother and father who followed their son to school and pulled a shotgun from his hand after he fired a round into a classroom ceiling likely prevented bloodshed by acting quickly on their intuition and conversations with the boy after they noticed guns were missing from their home, police said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4b8d95eb4054e3ab1c7991ac34f27b2