FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Apr 2017 12:51:15 -07:00Private college mandates staff opposition to gay marriage, 28 Apr 2017 18:39:41 GMTMONTREAT, N.C. (AP) — A private North Carolina Christian college is insisting that its faculty and staff sign a document that opposes same-sex marriage and abortion. One faculty member says she and eight of her colleagues have refused to sign it and are leaving the school. Source: Larry Bird steps down as Pacers president, 28 Apr 2017 19:01:54 GMTLarry Bird is stepping down as president of basketball operations for the Indiana Pacers, a stunningly abrupt move even for an NBA legend known for making swift decisions. Latest: Arrest made in death of elderly California woman, 28 Apr 2017 18:26:29 GMTNORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of an 86-year-old California woman (all times local): eye doctor guilty on all counts of Medicare fraud, 28 Apr 2017 19:28:57 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A prominent Florida eye doctor accused of political corruption was convicted of Medicare fraud Friday, increasing the odds that federal prosecutors could pressure him to testify against New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez. Tehran's mayor attacks Rouhani in pre-election debate, 28 Apr 2017 18:28:15 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Tehran's mayor and presidential candidate Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf accused on Friday President Hassan Rouhani's administration of dishonesty, mismanagement and supporting the rich at the expense of the poor in the first debate between the six presidential candidates. says membership talks still open if Turkey wants them, 28 Apr 2017 18:16:25 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is keeping the door ajar for Turkey to become a member, but says Ankara must provide clearer signals on whether it intends to meet the entrance criteria in such areas as human rights and rule of law. governor dismisses calls for full execution probe, 28 Apr 2017 19:24:22 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas governor said Friday that he sees no reason for anything beyond a routine review of the state's execution procedures after a condemned inmate lurched and convulsed 20 times during a lethal injection. stars shined for Mary Hart; now Daytime Emmys will too, 28 Apr 2017 18:59:56 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — In the early 1980s, Mary Hart became the face — and the famously insured legs — of a new breed of TV show, the entertainment news magazine. Supreme Court rules 'Las Vegas Law' can film in court, 28 Apr 2017 19:40:59 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court says a reality television show about Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson and prosecutors in Las Vegas is a news program, and its cameras can be in courtrooms. of quakes rattles Chilean coast, 28 Apr 2017 18:42:42 GMTSANTIAGO, CHILE (AP) — More than a dozen moderate earthquakes have rattled the Chilean coast within just over two hours, the most powerful of them registered at magnitude 5.9. of losing pre-existing conditions protection under GOP, 28 Apr 2017 19:18:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — From cancer to addiction, doctors and patient groups are warning that the latest Republican health care bill would gut hard-won protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions. Some GOP moderates who may seal the legislation's fate are echoing those concerns. Latest: Gabby Giffords criticizes Trump's NRA speech, 28 Apr 2017 19:01:41 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the NRA's annual convention (all times local): Syrian who sued Trump brings family to US, 28 Apr 2017 18:41:37 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — An attorney for a Syrian man living in Wisconsin who sued over President Donald Trump's travel ban says the man has been reunited with his wife and young daughter after three years. Carolina leaders spar in court over election change, 28 Apr 2017 19:05:08 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Three North Carolina judges were asked Friday to decide whether Republican state lawmakers acted within their constitutional powers when they voted for a second time to curtail the new Democratic governor's control over state and local elections. says German official crossed line meeting with NGO, 28 Apr 2017 18:51:36 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German officials on Friday defended a decision by the country's top diplomat to meet with an Israeli human rights group, after Israel's prime minister said the move had crossed a "red line." Charges likely in deadly fall at Penn State frat, 28 Apr 2017 19:13:32 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor says the investigation into the February death of a Penn State University fraternity pledge who fell down stairs is likely to result in charges against "a number" of people. made in death of elderly California woman out on walk, 28 Apr 2017 19:39:00 GMTNORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. (AP) — A young man has been arrested in the sexual assault and beating death of an 86-year-old California woman who was attacked as she tried to help a friend during a morning walk, officials said Friday. Latest: Macedonia protesters seek new election, 28 Apr 2017 19:21:45 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Macedonia (all times local): Latest: Parents of slain teens meet with Jeff Sessions, 28 Apr 2017 19:15:33 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — The latest on efforts to thwart violence by the street gang MS-13, which has been blamed for 11 deaths on Long Island since last year (All times local):'s dark Nazi history colors presidential campaign, 28 Apr 2017 18:46:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's troubled wartime past took center stage Friday in the country's highly charged presidential race, as Marine Le Pen's far-right party suffered a new blow over alleged Holocaust denial and her centrist rival visited the site of France's worst Nazi massacre. mixed, livestock mixed, 28 Apr 2017 19:39:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. seal warrants related to arrest of 'Bachelor' star, 28 Apr 2017 19:19:31 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Applications for warrants that allowed police to arrest "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules after a fatal crash and to obtain his blood and urine samples will be sealed indefinitely under rulings issued Friday. lawmakers back NATO membership in historic move, 28 Apr 2017 19:26:47 GMTCETINJE, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's parliament on Friday supported the Balkan country's membership in NATO in a historic turn toward the West amid protests by Russia and the pro-Russia opposition. pleads not guilty in murder case using Fitbit evidence, 28 Apr 2017 18:51:00 GMTROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who police say gave an account of his wife's death that differed from information on her Fitbit pleaded not guilty Friday to murder and other charges. turns in $2,000 he found, gets Outstanding Citizen Award, 28 Apr 2017 18:31:26 GMTARLINGTON, Mass. (AP) — A 6-year-old Massachusetts boy who turned in $2,000 in cash he found in a bank bag lost by a restaurant employee has received an Outstanding Citizen Award. Affluent New York county making fair housing excuses, 28 Apr 2017 18:53:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An affluent county north of New York City is "engaging in total obstructionism" after promising to build affordable housing eight years ago that can be marketed to nonwhites, a federal appeals panel said Friday. abortion clinic reopens following high court ruling, 28 Apr 2017 19:17:21 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A medical provider whose legal challenge led the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down much of Texas' tough abortion law has reopened an Austin abortion clinic. Latest: Professor questions state account of execution, 28 Apr 2017 18:21:11 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the final execution in Arkansas before the state's supply of a lethal injection drug expires at the end of the month (all times local): signs order aimed at opening Arctic drilling, 28 Apr 2017 18:17:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Working to dismantle his predecessor's environmental legacy, President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday aimed at expanding oil drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans. reaches verdict in Florida eye doctor's fraud trial, 28 Apr 2017 18:42:36 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jurors have reached a verdict in the Medicare fraud trial of a prominent Florida eye doctor who's also accused of bribing a U.S. senator. boy among 5 students hit by car has died, 28 Apr 2017 19:27:29 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida sheriff's deputy was sleeping Thursday afternoon when his 11-year-old daughter called and asked him to pick her up at her school bus stop. Seconds later, she started screaming into the phone, "Dad, help me, help me!", matey: Pirate Party seeks candidates to run for office, 28 Apr 2017 18:40:31 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Pirate Party is looking for a few good candidates for elected office — eye patches and parrots not required. Trump and Congress, lofty goals crashed into reality, 28 Apr 2017 19:22:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For Donald Trump, self-proclaimed master negotiator, making deals with Congress was supposed to be easy. Paltrow creating Goop magazine with Anna Wintour, 28 Apr 2017 18:18:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gwyneth Paltrow and Vogue editor Anna Wintour are teaming up to take the actress' Goop website to print through a partnership with magazine publisher Conde Nast. violence elicits diverging international response, 28 Apr 2017 19:16:36 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's night of violence that saw protesters storm parliament and attack lawmakers elicited diametrically opposed reactions from world powers Friday, with Russia blaming the West for meddling in the Balkan nation's internal affairs and the European Union and United States saying the events were inconsistent with democracy. Latest: Pope, Coptic patriarch to try to heal schism, 28 Apr 2017 18:13:04 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Egypt (all times local): blames Flynn's vetting on Obama administration, 28 Apr 2017 19:42:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says his administration shouldn't be held responsible for the vetting of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, laying the blame instead at the feet of his predecessor. Latest: Trump delivers campaign-like speech to NRA crowd, 28 Apr 2017 18:46:25 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the NRA's annual convention (all times local): seeks control of unruly medical pot industry, 28 Apr 2017 19:45:36 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California is trying to get control of its unruly medical marijuana industry. Show: Majority of NFL teams interested in hosting draft, 28 Apr 2017 18:57:46 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 100,000 people attended the festivities surrounding the first night of the NFL draft Thursday. That's more than at any Super Bowl except one. Woman put unconscious girl in bag, threw it away, 28 Apr 2017 18:42:16 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman abused a 13-month-old girl in her care, used methamphetamine while the child was unconscious and when the girl stopped breathing, put her body in a duffel bag and threw it in a trash can before going home to sleep, federal prosecutors said. facing shortage of yellow fever vaccine for travelers, 28 Apr 2017 18:14:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Americans who need a yellow fever shot for travel may soon have a harder time getting it. Pistons submit bids for future NBA All-Star Game, 28 Apr 2017 18:38:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have put in bids to host a future NBA All-Star Game at Little Caesars Arena. changes plea to guilty in shooting of Tennessee officer, 28 Apr 2017 18:32:18 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An ex-convict facing federal charges in the fatal shooting of a Tennessee police officer has changed his plea to guilty., Congress and 100 days: Lofty goals hit reality, 28 Apr 2017 19:24:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For Donald Trump, self-proclaimed master negotiator, making deals with Congress was supposed to be easy. "This Congress is going to be the busiest Congress we've had in decades, maybe ever," Trump predicted shortly after taking office. street gang grips Long Island suburbs in violence, 28 Apr 2017 19:10:46 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Late at night, when helicopters thrum overhead and spotlights beam down onto lawns, many people here know exactly what's going on. nationalists indicted on weapons, drug charges, 28 Apr 2017 19:20:17 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Five members of a white supremacist group called the Aryan Strike Force have been indicted on weapons, money laundering and drug charges. 'chop shop' case offers window into trafficking trade, 28 Apr 2017 18:58:23 GMTPIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A two-year undercover operation that led to indictments against 15 people for illegally trafficking eagles and other migratory birds offers a rare window into the black market for eagle carcasses, feathers, parts and handicrafts, including one alleged dealer who called himself the "best feather man in the Midwest."'s tweets cooling _ and the impact is fading a bit, 28 Apr 2017 18:41:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — They are the 140-character bursts that helped define the first 100 days of the Trump presidency. Latest: Trump revives 'Pocahontas' insult, 28 Apr 2017 18:27:02 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the NRA's annual convention (all times local):