FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 02 May 2016 23:56:30 -07:00Survey: Upcoming election makes small business owners waryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24aed91ae1364dac81ef9d6d3ac355efTue, 03 May 2016 04:05:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Uncertainty about the approaching presidential election is leading small business owners to take a wait-and-see approach to the economy and their companies, a survey published Tuesday shows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24aed91ae1364dac81ef9d6d3ac355efThunder 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/fcd748cbefc4470daee1e3d01dfe2cf8The Latest: Solar plane lands in suburban Phoenixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e0f952b32844df6aaef36db8cb9f88cTue, 03 May 2016 04:24:14 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from California to Arizona in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e0f952b32844df6aaef36db8cb9f88cHollywood film to revisit events on Chappaquiddick in 1969http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c2b6de9145e422b8ae8d5cdf2d536d4Tue, 03 May 2016 04:41:08 GMTBOSTON (AP) — During a week in which the eyes of the nation were focused on NASA's first moon landing, a tragic drama played out on a tiny Massachusetts island that would have political ramifications for decades to follow.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c2b6de9145e422b8ae8d5cdf2d536d4Penguins top Capitals 3-2 to take 2-1 series leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f3ea7a1e0704040a6c00929d646755aTue, 03 May 2016 04:27:11 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Outhit, outshot and largely outplayed, Pittsburgh grabbed control of its Eastern Conference semifinal against Washington anyway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f3ea7a1e0704040a6c00929d646755aWho created bitcoin? The long search may not be overhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8db976cb3a5d4291b0f060c4c3160ca7Tue, 03 May 2016 04:59:30 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? For many in the tech world, the identity of bitcoin's elusive creator has been a long-running parlor game. And the speculation might not be over.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8db976cb3a5d4291b0f060c4c3160ca7Asian stocks mostly higher following US leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cbadce92e984542aa00dd25cc6f0e30Tue, 03 May 2016 03:50:35 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly up Tuesday after U.S. stock indexes moved solidly higher, recovering some of last week's steep declines.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cbadce92e984542aa00dd25cc6f0e30Lights out: Philips to launch IPO for lighting divisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faad649b0ac24b7eb0f73c10b0c2dc9aTue, 03 May 2016 06:27:59 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Royal Philips NV says 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/faad649b0ac24b7eb0f73c10b0c2dc9aUber, China's Alipay expand cooperation to foreign marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27725fe5b08449faad958d839cd7b9b4Tue, 03 May 2016 06:47:36 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber and the online payments unit of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group are expanding a partnership to allow Chinese travelers to summon and pay for a car anywhere Uber operates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27725fe5b08449faad958d839cd7b9b4LEADING 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/e3a3ae3f0916445cbc3b7fdfe3499327Cardinals hit 5 home runs in 10-3 win over Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54ac5a770e66468486eeeb548daa516fTue, 03 May 2016 04:28:43 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright knew his mammoth home run changed the complexion of Monday night's game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54ac5a770e66468486eeeb548daa516fEffect 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/f8ae49f9d49b4ad9a370cecedd9b4debSolar plane lands in suburban Phoenix after flight from San Francisco areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3d87bade0484e989659facf8df5c4e3Tue, 03 May 2016 04:00:22 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Solar plane lands in suburban Phoenix after flight from San Francisco area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3d87bade0484e989659facf8df5c4e3Funeral will honor 6 of 8 victims in Ohio family shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59c0efe1ab2c4ce0bd165de90a75f13dTue, 03 May 2016 04:17:39 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — There will be "ample security" at the funeral for six of the eight people shot and killed in rural southern Ohio in what authorities call a planned attack targeting one family, Ohio's attorney general said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59c0efe1ab2c4ce0bd165de90a75f13dAnti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c879e5cffbe44ddb91d45214b646e7f6Tue, 03 May 2016 06:40:36 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/c879e5cffbe44ddb91d45214b646e7f6Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87821c5cb7a6482ba5f6f753c62f6f3aTue, 03 May 2016 04:05:09 GMTToday is Tuesday, May 3, the 124th day of 2016. There are 242 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87821c5cb7a6482ba5f6f753c62f6f3aSolar plane on global trip arrives in Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/085e97a93c6d484aa6bc3fcfe84360ebTue, 03 May 2016 05:04:37 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane landed in suburban Phoenix Monday night after a daylong flight from California — the latest leg in its around the world journey using only energy from the sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/085e97a93c6d484aa6bc3fcfe84360ebHammel goes to 4-0, Rizzo hits 2 doubles in Cubs' winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad98b0254386494bb1bd76aa5831b24aTue, 03 May 2016 04:12:54 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Bad blood from October carried over into May.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad98b0254386494bb1bd76aa5831b24aMariners 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/7859f89c0ccf4ee9899bc906baa64475Warriors 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/774a4e0c7f7d4cd48e5d526cd518104eSt. 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/bbac7bc755a84364939cc0e94ede071dGoogle 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/487f89a420d54b7584f1d36c97bd6859HSBC 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/03507a3a053d4fc4b492caa42a7a9e3bGaza 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/aef0b6f522ba49608af54267119815a0Bassist: Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd22349cc7bb42b18dc11ab9be300249Tue, 03 May 2016 06:32:14 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/cd22349cc7bb42b18dc11ab9be300249Pietrangelo 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/9e47e9d444174fe298082cb5d43b98aaLeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5670630f978441c810e414d84ea7c75Tue, 03 May 2016 04:00:48 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Rusty, rested or reeling, LeBron James and the Cavaliers find a way to beat the Hawks in the playoffs every time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5670630f978441c810e414d84ea7c75Leicester 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/0ffe80eca49f4db4b9bbb7ffb099aefcSouth Korea's chief organizer for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games has quithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b17830facaf45dbaf96c556737ac660Tue, 03 May 2016 05:21:19 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's chief organizer for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games has quit .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b17830facaf45dbaf96c556737ac660Argentina prosecutor asks probe of ex-president and sonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b12239a797a4beeaaa9bda15bd9bdd2Tue, 03 May 2016 04:33:33 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A federal prosecutor asked on Monday that former President Cristina Fernandez and her son be investigated for possible illegal enrichment in connection to two businessmen accused of money laundering and tax evasion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b12239a797a4beeaaa9bda15bd9bdd2Australia 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/c39216f07a2f461a8dd9eaa3610c02c6Survey 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/6a2c1c21ca0d464f95a2d90fc1c6a47eAt Tony Award nominations, 'Hamilton' is a safe bethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22a1083e3e324e7592f43fe41788c8c9Tue, 03 May 2016 04:06:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Expect another glorious day for "Hamilton" as Tony Award nominations are announced.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22a1083e3e324e7592f43fe41788c8c9Small Mexican town fetes the donkey with May Day festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf084190fea44a079532beb4d4e73c77Tue, 03 May 2016 04:35:38 GMTOTUMBA, Mexico (AP) — This is a place where every donkey will have it day — a small town just north of Mexico City that gives the beasts of burden a chance on May Day to kick up their hooves.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf084190fea44a079532beb4d4e73c77Rich 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/aa8508b3e17b4c78bd857adff0538964Tue, 03 May 2016 05:52:23 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/aa8508b3e17b4c78bd857adff0538964Gonzalez, Nationals blank Royals 2-0 to win 4th straighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d59c522eddf24f998d192f2716e46fa0Tue, 03 May 2016 04:36:47 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Dusty Baker has been around long enough to know hitters tend to heat up with the weather.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d59c522eddf24f998d192f2716e46fa0Baseball 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/e1731b2e5d904d878aab9052592b42c1Bangladesh blogger seeks US help as threats escalatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa336a3763b04c3981954723c97e5f3eTue, 03 May 2016 04:10:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Bangladeshi blogger and social activist Ashif Entaz Rabi hosted a TV talk show about a slaying of a publisher by Islamic extremists, he faced a torrent of threatening phone calls. He says young men with earpieces started loitering outside his workplace, and a militant website urged followers to "send this Ashif to Allah."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa336a3763b04c3981954723c97e5f3eCueto roughed up but Giants rally for 9-6 win over Redshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6487110707de447eaff344e70dd21cd2Tue, 03 May 2016 03:51:48 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Johnny Cueto enjoyed the hugs and the applause. He didn't care much for one horrid inning that put him in line for a loss — until the Reds' bullpen got involved, of course.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6487110707de447eaff344e70dd21cd2Ex-NY Assembly speaker to be sentenced in corruption casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a7b4d155e74e7ab138184612de3863Tue, 03 May 2016 04:31:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is set to learn how long he'll spend in prison following his conviction in a $5 million corruption case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a7b4d155e74e7ab138184612de3863Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 8-14http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/786aa483eafc47eea4389de73b8c77a6Tue, 03 May 2016 05:05:20 GMTMay 8: Comedian Don Rickles is 90. Singer Toni Tennille is 76. Jazz pianist Keith Jarrett is 71. Actor Mark Blankfield ("Robin Hood: Men in Tights," ''The Incredible Shrinking Woman") is 68. Drummer Chris Frantz of Talking Heads and of Tom Tom Club is 65. Singer Philip Bailey (solo and with Earth, Wind and Fire) is 65. Country musician Billy Burnette is 63. Drummer Alex Van Halen of Van Halen is 63. Actor Stephen Furst ("St. Elsewhere," ''Animal House") is 62. Actor David Keith is 62. Actress Melissa Gilbert is 52. Drummer Dave Rowntree of Blur is 52. Drummer Del Gray of Little Texas is 48. Singer Darren Hayes (Savage Garden) is 44. Singer Enrique Iglesias is 41. Singer Joe Bonamassa is 39. Actor Matt Davis ("The Vampire Diaries") is 38. Drummer Patrick Meese of Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats is 33. Actress Julia Whelan ("Once and Again") is 32.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/786aa483eafc47eea4389de73b8c77a6No outfoxing Leicester: owners aim to keep winners togetherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85a48f5c7aa4491188bf1058d3961198Tue, 03 May 2016 06:38:51 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/85a48f5c7aa4491188bf1058d3961198Nelson's pitching, hitting lead Brewers past Angels 8-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4eca8ecc04345e095f841f3bf9d3b26Tue, 03 May 2016 04:21:43 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Jimmy Nelson has been lone the bright spot in the Milwaukee Brewers' starting rotation this season. He turned in a career performance at the plate Monday night to help his cause.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4eca8ecc04345e095f841f3bf9d3b26India says its top court must rule on Italian marine's bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c23bd63c4c0243b5b39abe329e9f53efTue, 03 May 2016 06:37:43 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India says its Supreme Court must approve the return of an Italian marine to his country while international arbitration plays out in the case accusing him and another marine of fatally shooting two Indian fishermen in 2012.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c23bd63c4c0243b5b39abe329e9f53efJury: Hawaii school failed to protect girl from rapehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71b52944db084b17b366edf2f56e1a7dTue, 03 May 2016 04:17:31 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's public school system failed to protect a special education student who says she was raped by a classmate, a jury determined Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71b52944db084b17b366edf2f56e1a7dJury: School failed to protect girl who says she was rapedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01424fc51f77429fad097e6a0df83accTue, 03 May 2016 05:01:23 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's public school system failed to protect a special education student who says she was raped by a classmate, a jury determined Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01424fc51f77429fad097e6a0df83accNorth 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