FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 05 May 2016 09:12:35 -07:00Dog shot on Illinois bridge recovering from injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac67911df06d4c198b5374f4bc6e0175Thu, 05 May 2016 16:03:17 GMTURBANA, Ill. (AP) — A dog that had been shot and suspended from a rural eastern Illinois bridge is eating and recovering from a long list of injuries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac67911df06d4c198b5374f4bc6e0175Average US rate on 30-year mortgages falls to 3.61 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86103b6d68ba444b92e4fb42fa16373eThu, 05 May 2016 15:24:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week, following the Federal Reserve's decision not to raise its benchmark interest rate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86103b6d68ba444b92e4fb42fa16373eIsrael discovers new cross-border tunnel from Gaza Striphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a53f99bb97349e29730030dc1d8bea5Thu, 05 May 2016 15:57:52 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said it uncovered a new tunnel Thursday stretching from southern Gaza Strip into Israel and built by Palestinian militants seeking to stage attacks in Israel, a discovery that comes amid an escalation in violence between Israel and Gaza's militant Hamas rulers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a53f99bb97349e29730030dc1d8bea5Eyeing national race, Trump moves on fundraising, expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66bad83af12b457cb06334628387d01cThu, 05 May 2016 15:29:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is taking his first steps toward broadening his primary insurgency into a full-fledged general election campaign, moving to unite a fractured Republican Party behind him and begin raising the massive amounts of money needed for a national race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66bad83af12b457cb06334628387d01cThe Latest: Merkel, Renzi see eye-to-eye on Africa aidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ce143dfd3f84eb9984555d07b7dac15Thu, 05 May 2016 16:07:37 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the wave of migration from the Middle East and elsewhere (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ce143dfd3f84eb9984555d07b7dac15Autopsy: Slain Georgia college student was stabbed 4 timeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74cfdd55747c44349940657a16aef532Thu, 05 May 2016 15:41:11 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A student killed on his college campus in central Georgia as he tried to help three female students was stabbed four times in the upper torso, an autopsy found.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74cfdd55747c44349940657a16aef532Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/512c0cc5442244cbae6b4bb693706243Thu, 05 May 2016 15:39:51 GMTRAMADI, Iraq (AP) — This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/512c0cc5442244cbae6b4bb693706243Correction: Dennis Hastert-Legislation storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d9ff0e753df492690c8a21ade54f743Thu, 05 May 2016 15:48:18 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — In a story May 4 about Illinois legislation that would eliminate the statute of limitations on child sex abuse crimes, The Associated Press reported erroneously that former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid $3.5 million to silence someone who accused him of sexual abuse. Hastert agreed to pay that amount, but he ultimately paid only $1.7 million and the victim is now suing him to collect the rest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d9ff0e753df492690c8a21ade54f743Frank Vogel out in Indiana after 5-plus seasonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a2f50582d084f99b61eb13adbd3b245Thu, 05 May 2016 15:52:42 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank Vogel will not return as Indiana Pacers coach next season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a2f50582d084f99b61eb13adbd3b245Marchers at Auschwitz honor Jews killed in Holocausthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b19a92663f14a92a7d043a7590cdb7fThu, 05 May 2016 16:03:09 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Several of the thousands of people who on Thursday attended the March of the Living, a yearly remembrance march at Auschwitz-Birkenau, shared their reasons for taking part.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b19a92663f14a92a7d043a7590cdb7fNo fries with that: Call city residents Hattiesburgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7e4511fc7a41a4be86f06fd70db4c2Thu, 05 May 2016 15:55:07 GMTHATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Call them Hattiesburgers, even if historians are choking on that mouthful.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7e4511fc7a41a4be86f06fd70db4c2Spanish court seeks arrest of Putin-linked Russianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/742a5cdd10664026bb248bf154732ceaThu, 05 May 2016 15:30:24 GMTMADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge wants two senior Russian officials with links to the Kremlin arrested so they can be questioned in court about suspected money laundering and criminal association.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/742a5cdd10664026bb248bf154732ceaThe Latest: Trump says he would likely replace Yellenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cf2eb8e27b847958c430506a5695b7dThu, 05 May 2016 15:34:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016 (all times Eastern):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cf2eb8e27b847958c430506a5695b7dLarry Bird says Frank Vogel is out in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37f4e24cc75249b9930651fc150074deThu, 05 May 2016 15:30:44 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank Vogel will not return as Indiana Pacers coach next season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37f4e24cc75249b9930651fc150074deSome howl over Alibaba's place in anti-counterfeiting grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1d363c16046473faeaca864bd68591eThu, 05 May 2016 15:10:29 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — The prospect of sitting in a Hyatt Regency ballroom in Florida and listening to Jack Ma, founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, deliver the keynote for the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition's conference this month did not sit well with Michael Kors' general counsel. In fact, Ma's imminent speech — and the IACC's April decision to welcome Alibaba as a new member — so incensed the U.S. luxury brand that it severed its longstanding connection with the Washington-based industry group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1d363c16046473faeaca864bd68591ePainful options for some Brooklyn subway riders amid repairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25d858a215634481ae80e94b1ee37aedThu, 05 May 2016 15:05:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The lone subway tunnel connecting some of Brooklyn's hippest, youngest neighborhoods to New York City's commercial heart in Manhattan will either be closed entirely for 18 months or see extremely limited service for three years under two possible plans for repairing damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25d858a215634481ae80e94b1ee37aedHow Trump broke the rules of modern politics, and won anywayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111ea9df56cc4623a5e69ec3ddcc7a40Thu, 05 May 2016 15:31:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Polling? Who needs to do that? Fundraising? Can't be bothered. Parse your words? Fuhgetabout it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111ea9df56cc4623a5e69ec3ddcc7a40Senate matchups with female Democratic candidateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d421f118cce42f0aa0a2f7fc5cce784Thu, 05 May 2016 15:57:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats will have female Senate candidates on the ballot in nine states in November, a near-record. A look at the candidates and matchups:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d421f118cce42f0aa0a2f7fc5cce784Florida mayor faces removal over public records fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a0163b64265440386a28d609b54aaf5Thu, 05 May 2016 15:19:16 GMTDEBARY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida mayor faces removal from office in an escalating public records dispute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a0163b64265440386a28d609b54aaf5Town increases security with escaped inmate on the loosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da2853e1cd9a4a019b0be352838524feThu, 05 May 2016 15:41:19 GMTBARNEGAT TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey town has increased security at schools, while a "flood of leads" has failed to turn up an inmate who escaped from prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da2853e1cd9a4a019b0be352838524feTrump names national finance chair in fundraising expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58420c6dcaf64e40a1f9809339fefebeThu, 05 May 2016 15:26:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is tapping private investor Steven Mnuchin to lead his presidential fundraising.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58420c6dcaf64e40a1f9809339fefebeMercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4977adc204164c2ca4fc00ca2d343916Thu, 05 May 2016 15:28:19 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Earthlings are in for a treat Monday as Mercury makes a relatively rare transit of the sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4977adc204164c2ca4fc00ca2d343916London could get first Muslim mayor in UK local electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ab422668a24abfa34112bf727d9899Thu, 05 May 2016 15:20:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — Londoners cast votes Thursday in an election that could give the city its first Muslim mayor, while voters elsewhere in Britain were expected to punish the main opposition Labour Party in local and regional polls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ab422668a24abfa34112bf727d9899Pregnant woman rescued 6 days after Kenyan building collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a116ffd8fc44f60a91f10e3577a9c4cThu, 05 May 2016 15:55:33 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A pregnant woman was rescued Thursday after being trapped for six days in a collapsed apartment building in the Kenyan capital, the second survivor found this week in the rubble of the seven-story structure that fell amid heavy rains and killed 36 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a116ffd8fc44f60a91f10e3577a9c4cAlabama county may cover up murals showing slave sceneshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71df94df48994a6b8e7f1d77901219f2Thu, 05 May 2016 15:45:41 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — As officials across the South wrestle with what to do about public monuments that reflect a racist heritage, an Alabama county wants to cover up two courthouse murals that some call offensive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71df94df48994a6b8e7f1d77901219f2Education cuts prompt revolt, despair in Oklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d1a941e80aa43e9ade7346fa0c92031Thu, 05 May 2016 16:02:50 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma educators and parents say the latest round of proposed funding cuts to schools could have devastating consequences for students, as the state suffers its worst-ever budget crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d1a941e80aa43e9ade7346fa0c92031Merck beats 1Q profit views with tight cost controlshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aea043d39104fdb832c1e5984d684d1Thu, 05 May 2016 15:43:09 GMTMerck posted an 18 percent jump in first-quarter income, beating Wall Street expectations, as reduced spending on marketing, administration and research easily offset lower medicine sales outside the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aea043d39104fdb832c1e5984d684d1Energy sector leads gains for US stocks as oil price riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04ef66a4a2fd43e898164987c23eebc9Thu, 05 May 2016 15:45:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were slightly higher on Thursday, helped by a sharp drive up in the price of oil, which rose more than 3 percent. Investors are looking ahead to Friday's closely watched jobs report.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04ef66a4a2fd43e898164987c23eebc9Correction: Louisiana Chimps Moving storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c51e372d43b448d99302a8f69322992dThu, 05 May 2016 16:08:15 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a story May 3 about chimpanzees, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information from the organization Project Chimps, that a university laboratory in Louisiana was the first non-federal lab to agree to move all of its chimpanzees to sanctuary. The nonprofit organization said later the New Iberia Research Center was one of the first non-federal programs to release its entire population of research chimps.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c51e372d43b448d99302a8f69322992dForeign investors at wit's end after developments fizzledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15b2fcafe2e64a45b0ae7e791da575c9Thu, 05 May 2016 15:05:31 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Foreigners who had been banking on their investments in a biomedical research facility and a hotel and rental cottage project in Vermont to get green cards are scrambling to find a backup now that the project's developers are accused of misusing hundreds of millions of dollars in what investigators called a "massive eight-year fraud scheme."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15b2fcafe2e64a45b0ae7e791da575c9NYPD boogies down for Running Man Challenge dance-offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5848ead70a974423a11f460faaeb21b9Thu, 05 May 2016 15:36:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Officers from the New York Police Department are shaking their booties in response to a challenge to participate in the Running Man Challenge dance-off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5848ead70a974423a11f460faaeb21b9World championship offers audition for World Cup, drafthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49a74515fb5543318c4359b7476612baThu, 05 May 2016 15:18:22 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — For many players, the hockey world championship is just the build-up to a bigger occasion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49a74515fb5543318c4359b7476612baSaudi raid targeting Islamic State group near Mecca kills 4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9b0b7c14a734945821e78bea0c82148Thu, 05 May 2016 16:02:47 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says a raid targeting suspected Islamic State militants near the holy city of Mecca saw security forces shoot and kill two people while two others blew themselves up with suicide belts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9b0b7c14a734945821e78bea0c82148Uganda government bans press coverage of protest movementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44594fdc0d274f33b307b42581810a6aThu, 05 May 2016 16:03:23 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's government on Thursday banned media coverage of a protest movement against the disputed re-election of the country's long-time president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44594fdc0d274f33b307b42581810a6aAl-Qaida withdrawing from 2 cities east of Yemen's Aden porthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0dfe0a777554e99915146023794c242Thu, 05 May 2016 16:04:49 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Al-Qaida militants in Yemen are pulling out of two coastal cities east of the key southern port of Aden following tribal-led negotiations, security officials and witnesses said on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0dfe0a777554e99915146023794c242Footage from within Islamic State attack cell yields secretshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d051382619154c16b6429ad93b7e7157Thu, 05 May 2016 15:14:19 GMTPARIS (AP) — A French Islamic State cell dismantled in the final stages of planning an attack has yielded a new secret this week, with the release of undercover footage showing how a group of disaffected petty criminals transformed into a terror network.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d051382619154c16b6429ad93b7e7157Kellogg's sales decline as cereals remain sluggishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eadd32360d444dfd9177296bec72b883Thu, 05 May 2016 15:45:55 GMTBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Kellogg's profit declined in the first quarter as the maker of Frosted Flakes and Pop Tarts continued to fight sluggish cereal sales.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eadd32360d444dfd9177296bec72b883Ex-CIA agent continues fight against extradition to Italyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fb25a3a07aa4f9fbd91a47ca4312031Thu, 05 May 2016 15:11:46 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A former CIA agent has lodged another appeal at Portugal's Constitutional Court against her extradition to Italy to serve a four-year sentence for her part in the U.S. extraordinary renditions program, a court official said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fb25a3a07aa4f9fbd91a47ca4312031Warehouse complex fire in Houston sends towering black smokehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7bb0959f022408ab542679ee539f88aThu, 05 May 2016 15:45:49 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A fire at a warehouse complex in Houston has sent towering plumes of black smoke into the air.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7bb0959f022408ab542679ee539f88aPall of sex abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekendshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/652b2018a0fc46aca9a36a2daeed4933Thu, 05 May 2016 15:22:49 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Between cocktails, campus tours and squash games, alumni visiting St. George's School for their annual reunion weekend will find something different this year: discussions about what has unfolded at the elite boarding school since December, when leaders acknowledged dozens of students were sexually abused in the past.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/652b2018a0fc46aca9a36a2daeed4933Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits liehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad06db46408d4b09a3b5d67f34680321Thu, 05 May 2016 15:46:48 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A former Fort Worth police officer who served 21 years of a life sentence for raping a 13-year-old girl has been freed after his accuser admitted that she lied during his trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad06db46408d4b09a3b5d67f34680321The Latest: Prosecutor in Chicago police case seeks recusalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5045e24907284e8696eaec48d42f7aeaThu, 05 May 2016 15:33:27 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the case of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the shooting of a black teenager (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5045e24907284e8696eaec48d42f7aeaIndiana Pacers not renewing contract of coach Frank Vogelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6018665a78224530affc13291afc3785Thu, 05 May 2016 15:23:05 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Pacers not renewing contract of coach Frank Vogel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6018665a78224530affc13291afc3785Djokovic, Murray advance to Madrid Open quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9778fac7b9b74d59a7e922440d53d762Thu, 05 May 2016 16:06:39 GMTMADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray made their way into the Madrid Open quarterfinals on Thursday, each with straight-set wins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9778fac7b9b74d59a7e922440d53d762Markets Right Now: Energy sector leads gains in stockshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ab15225fd44427a89ffa2a2d345920cThu, 05 May 2016 15:53:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ab15225fd44427a89ffa2a2d345920cTrial to examine mind and decisions of mogul Sumner Redstonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/513c716f7a7b449d8015d4aaf83a8f8bThu, 05 May 2016 15:56:46 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Illness has robbed Sumner Redstone of his voice, but a trial scheduled to begin Friday will determine whether the ailing media mogul remains competent enough to make key decisions about his life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/513c716f7a7b449d8015d4aaf83a8f8bSenate Dems field large roster of women in the Year of Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb94ff280b3647799704e7589773c0deThu, 05 May 2016 15:55:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — If 2016 has been the Year of Trump in politics, it may also end up being a new Year of the Woman, if Democrats get their way. And that won't be a coincidence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb94ff280b3647799704e7589773c0deTurkish prime minister announces decision to step downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48f765c7b0054c579b30d59368c71d6cThu, 05 May 2016 15:54:03 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his resignation on Thursday, paving the way for the country's president to pursue a tighter grip on power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48f765c7b0054c579b30d59368c71d6cDeputy shoots man while attempting to make arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc936fe1138f4cf09ad73dcaa1e5d3ecThu, 05 May 2016 16:07:28 GMTCOLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee sheriff's deputy shot a man while investigating suspected illegal activity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc936fe1138f4cf09ad73dcaa1e5d3ecGreek unions call 3-day general strike over new austerityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e89cfb037edc4e5c8c184c7aeeaf9c60Thu, 05 May 2016 15:41:26 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Unions in Greece have called a three-day general strike to protest against new bailout austerity measures, in a sign of growing discontent with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' left-wing government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e89cfb037edc4e5c8c184c7aeeaf9c60