FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 May 2016 07:08:21 -07:00Puerto Rico's tourist industry feels economic sting of Zika, 31 May 2016 13:48:04 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — It was the wedding of one of her best friends, and Natalie Kao was going to be a bridesmaid in a fun, tropical setting on a small island just off the east coast of Puerto Rico. But the prevalence of the Zika virus across the U.S. territory gave her pause. girl dead, brother missing in Illinois river, 31 May 2016 13:06:09 GMTWILMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 13-year-old girl is dead and her 12-year-old brother is missing after they became trapped in water near a dam on the Kankakee River in northeastern Illinois. appeals to US to ease up on European finances for trade, 31 May 2016 13:21:45 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Iran's foreign minister has appealed to the United States to refrain from "retribution" against European banks that want to do business with his country as it opens up to global trade ties. crash fatality confirmed as CEO of pharma scam firm, 31 May 2016 13:06:46 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian authorities have confirmed that a man killed in a car crash a week ago was the CEO of a company that had been indicted on charges of delivering heavily diluted disinfectants to hospitals. chief says Warsaw summit comes at 'critical time', 31 May 2016 13:25:01 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says an upcoming summit in Warsaw comes at a "critical time" as the alliance deals with Russian assertiveness and the threat of terrorism amid other challenges. river expected to crest at record level Tuesday, 31 May 2016 13:20:16 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties braced for more flooding along a river that is expected to crest at a record level just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought. test relevance of France's leading militant union, 31 May 2016 13:55:25 GMTNOTRE-DAME-DE-GRAVENCHON, France (AP) — Outside Gate A of the ExxonMobil oil refinery, the strike was fizzling. Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in California, 31 May 2016 13:04:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A former tycoon wanted on allegations of embezzlement and fraud in Taiwan has died in a car accident in California, the island's foreign ministry confirmed on Tuesday. He had been hiding for years in the United States. back on court at French Open after another delay, 31 May 2016 13:49:34 GMTPARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic's fourth-round match at the French Open finally got started, albeit under a light drizzle, remnants of heavier rain that wiped out an entire day of play and caused a delay of more than an hour to Tuesday's proceedings. Vicario likes 'beatable' Williams' chances in Paris, 31 May 2016 13:23:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — Three-time French Open champion Arantxa Sanchez Vicario's pick to take home the title from Roland Garros this year? Latest: IOM updates death toll to 1,000 over last week, 31 May 2016 13:47:47 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local): reject union appeal over Trump Taj Mahal bankruptcy, 31 May 2016 13:41:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected a union challenge seeking to restore health and pension benefits for more than 1,000 workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. fosters rivalries as in 'Celebrity Apprentice', 31 May 2016 13:57:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Donald Trump acquired a pair of Atlantic City casinos in the mid-1980s, he pitted his managers against each other in a ferocious competition over everything from booking entertainers to attracting high-rolling gamblers. moves to ban clerics with anti-democratic views, 31 May 2016 13:56:29 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's government says it has secured support from lawmakers for its plan to ban foreign clerics with anti-democratic views from entering the Nordic country. to detail fundraising for veterans' charities, 31 May 2016 13:36:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is set to announce the charities that will receive the money he raised for veterans' causes earlier this year. workers strike in Belgium, transport disrupted, 31 May 2016 13:25:10 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Strikes by public-sector employees across Belgium intensified Tuesday, with train and bus services disrupted along with schools, prisons and mail delivery as workers protested against the government's social and economic policies. San Bernardino, counselor faces other side of crisis, 31 May 2016 13:09:23 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mandy Pifer drove to the Los Angeles Police Department last week and prepared to face a fresh wave of grief. Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street, 31 May 2016 13:40:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): exhibits among highlights of updated Ford museum, 31 May 2016 13:44:45 GMTGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum will reopen soon after months of renovations. set for ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy in death, 31 May 2016 13:32:40 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A judge is scheduled to sentence a former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who was convicted of second-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect last year. Matches Not to Miss at the European Championship, 31 May 2016 13:25:20 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Every fourth summer, football lovers tune in to what many see as the tournament for the purists on the global calendar. Woman repeatedly dislocated shoulder to get pain pills, 31 May 2016 13:53:39 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman charged with purposely and repeatedly dislocating her shoulder so she could get painkillers is scheduled to plead guilty. comedian faces backlash for video mocking celebrities, 31 May 2016 13:40:40 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in India have asked Facebook and YouTube to remove a video posted by a comedian that mocks a legendary Indian singer and a cricket player. hikers rescued from shoreline of Crater Lake, 31 May 2016 13:10:22 GMTCRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. (AP) — Parks officials say two hikers were rescued Monday after they were stranded overnight on the shoreline of Crater Lake in south-central Oregon. Organization for Migration estimates more than 1,000 people dead or missing in Mediterranean over last week, 31 May 2016 13:43:31 GMTGENEVA (AP) — International Organization for Migration estimates more than 1,000 people dead or missing in Mediterranean over last week. court will hear State Farm appeal in Katrina fraud case, 31 May 2016 13:38:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider whether to overturn a jury verdict against State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. in a whistleblower case alleging fraud against the U.S. government after 2005's Hurricane Katrina. Volkswagen makes profit despite scandal, 31 May 2016 13:08:49 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Volkswagen saw its net profit fall 19 percent in the first three months of the year — but showed it can still make money even as it grapples with a costly scandal over cars rigged to cheat on diesel emissions tests. in return to Blenheim Palace for Cruise show, 31 May 2016 13:02:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — Dior is returning to England's historic Blenheim Palace to unveil its Cruise collection.'s in a name? Ask the folks in Two Egg, Florida, 31 May 2016 13:59:22 GMTTWO EGG, Fla. (AP) — What came first, the Chicken or the Egg — or make that the Two Egg? lawmakers near session's end without state budget, 31 May 2016 13:21:53 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have one day left to end an 11-month budget stalemate and pass a spending plan for next year before their spring session ends and it becomes more difficult. California veteran behind Houston shooting rampage, 31 May 2016 13:12:35 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The family of a "troubled" Army veteran from California says he was the gunman who killed one person and injured several others in a shooting at a Houston auto detail shop. relatives visit South Africa to mark anniversary, 31 May 2016 13:35:49 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — In 1966, someone tossed a garland around Robert F. Kennedy's neck after he arrived at the Johannesburg airport at the height of white minority rule in South Africa. The American senator and civil rights advocate removed it and gestured at a "Yankee Go Home" sign, saying he was delighted that people were expressing different points of view. baby wild animals alone, new campaign stresses, 31 May 2016 13:51:33 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota wildlife official is trying to combat a scene she sees several times every summer: A mom and her children show up carrying a box with holes poked in the top and a baby wild animal inside. Wood, wife Sally Humphreys welcome twin daughters, 31 May 2016 13:35:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood has become a father again at 68 after his wife, Sally Humphreys, gave birth to twin girls. says Trump has earned GOP nomination, 31 May 2016 13:18:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that while presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is "a phenomenon" and political outsider, he has earned the right to the GOP nomination and the party's support. poll: Americans want nomination system changed, 31 May 2016 13:47:58 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Bernie Sanders' pitch for changing the way presidential candidates are chosen appears to have broad public support. CAT scan: LSU mascot Mike the Tiger in cancer treatment, 31 May 2016 13:38:03 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Call it a big CAT scan. Latest: Djokovic's French Open match resumes after rain, 31 May 2016 13:39:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): NGO Cap Anamur founder Rupert Neudeck dies at 77, 31 May 2016 13:57:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Rupert Neudeck, the co-founder of Germany-based humanitarian aid group Cap Anamur, which helped to rescue more than 10,000 Vietnamese "boat people," has died, the organization said. He was 77. president meets South Korean president for trade talks, 31 May 2016 13:12:14 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — South Korea's President Park Geun-hye has met Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on the second day of her three-day visit to Kenya. She received a 21-gun salute and a military guard of honor. Latest: Watchdog group blames Cincinnati Zoo, 31 May 2016 13:11:03 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local): detains hundreds demanding release of prisoners, 31 May 2016 13:04:31 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police on Tuesday detained more than 300 demonstrators who were demanding the release of political prisoners in restive Papua province, a rights group said.'s tax fraud case begins with player avoiding court, 31 May 2016 13:30:16 GMTMADRID (AP) — Lionel Messi's tax trial began Tuesday with the player deciding not to appear in court for early proceedings. court rejects La. inmate's death penalty challenge, 31 May 2016 13:46:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is rejecting a Louisiana inmate's appeal to consider a nationwide ban on the death penalty. Latest: Sanchez Vicario calls Williams beatable favorite, 31 May 2016 13:13:19 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): urges tourists to carry bear spray, just in case, 31 May 2016 13:49:40 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A new Yellowstone National Park campaign urging tourists to carry bear spray features celebrities like Bozeman climber Conrad Anker, whose feats include three Everest ascents. Bangladeshi men convicted of terror financing in Singapore, 31 May 2016 13:11:20 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Four Bangladeshi workers held on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their own country were convicted of financing terrorism by a court in Singapore on Tuesday. Zoo safe despite shooting of gorilla to save boy, 31 May 2016 13:08:21 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit. home prices rise in March as spring buying season begins, 31 May 2016 13:37:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices kept climbing in March as the spring home buying season began, but so far the higher costs haven't thwarted sales.! Germany's top court nixes Kraftwerk sample verdicts, 31 May 2016 13:31:57 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk have suffered a legal setback at Germany's highest court in a suit over a two-second sample.