FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Nov 2015 10:25:32 -08:00National Zoo puts up ZooLights display, 28 Nov 2015 17:59:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Zoo in Washington has begun its holiday lights display. ports stare down sizeable challenge of modernizing, 28 Nov 2015 18:05:17 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — From ultra-thin laptops to drones to smartphones, the shelves of big-box retailers overflow with gadgets to help us communicate and conduct business at greater and greater speeds. Latest: Dad: Slain officer was figure skater, great dad, 28 Nov 2015 17:29:30 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local): corruption museum could become Albany tourism draw, 28 Nov 2015 16:25:07 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A resident of New York's capital city has an unusual economic development plan to harness what he says is one of Albany's most abundant renewable resources: political corruption. plays down talk of taking a year off, 28 Nov 2015 15:54:41 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fernando Alonso has played down suggestions he could take a sabbatical from Formula One in 2016 due to McLaren's poor performance this season., residents compete for Kansas county's water supply, 28 Nov 2015 16:10:05 GMTTRIBUNE, Kan. (AP) — Only 1,200 people live in Kansas' smallest county, where using irrigation to quench thirsty crops is no longer an option for many because the water source underneath this flat, arid prairie is nearly exhausted due to decades of overuse. police: 2 Kenyans arrested for spying for Iran, 28 Nov 2015 17:33:35 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Two Kenyans in police custody have admitted assisting Iranian state intelligence to plot attacks on western targets in Kenya, Kenya's police chief said Saturday. to visit Central African Republic's divided capital, 28 Nov 2015 16:23:03 GMTBANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Georgette Dossio mourns a son whose body she can never bury. Sitting on the dirt under a tent of scrap wood and tarp, she is comforted by her neighbors at the airport displaced-persons camp where she has lived for nearly two years. funeral held for 2-year-old girl dubbed Baby Doe, 28 Nov 2015 17:53:38 GMTWINTHROP, Mass. (AP) — A private funeral has been held for a 2-year-old girl who was known for months as Baby Doe after her remains were found in a plastic bag on a Boston Harbor beach. eager to get back in the ring with a 'Creed' sequel, 28 Nov 2015 18:07:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — With "Creed" knocking out audiences and critics alike, Michael B. Jordan acknowledges he would love to lace up the gloves again for a sequel. opposition holds anti-government rally, 28 Nov 2015 15:33:47 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Tens of thousands of Kosovo opposition supporters have held a protest against the deals with Serbia and Montenegro — a peaceful one in contrast to recent disruption of parliament., activists gear up for critical climate talks, 28 Nov 2015 18:14:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande met with environmental groups Saturday, pushing for an ambitious global deal to reduce man-made emissions blamed for global warming — with emphasis on helping developing countries adapt to a changing world. human rights activist killed in attack in Turkey, 28 Nov 2015 17:06:18 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A prominent lawyer and human rights defender, who faced a criminal charge for supporting Kurdish rebels, was killed Saturday in an attack in southeast Turkey in which a police officer also died, officials said. leads by 3 shots at Alfred Dunhill Championship, 28 Nov 2015 16:28:53 GMTMALELANE, South Africa (AP) — Charl Schwartzel will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the European Tour's season-opening Alfred Dunhill Championship after a 2-under 70 moved him to 13 under par on Saturday. killed in Colorado was co-pastor, figure skater, 28 Nov 2015 17:53:11 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Faith led Garrett Swasey to a career in public service and pastoral care, and duty led him to a Planned Parenthood clinic where was gunned down in a standoff.'s Coptic Orthodox leader makes rare Israeli visit, 28 Nov 2015 16:08:13 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The leader of Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church is making a rare visit to Israel to attend the funeral of a senior Coptic official in Jerusalem. fight is on after soft canvas issue resolved, 28 Nov 2015 15:56:56 GMTDUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Tyson Fury has withdrawn a complaint about the canvas being too soft for Saturday's world heavyweight title fight against Wladimir Klitschko, meaning the bout will go ahead as planned. find spiked baseball bats throughout San Francisco, 28 Nov 2015 17:46:17 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Police are asking for help leading to those chaining up spiked baseball bats to poles throughout the city. President Vladimir Putin orders sanctions against Turkey including ban on some goods, 28 Nov 2015 17:50:16 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin orders sanctions against Turkey including ban on some goods. crossroad: California reactors face uncertain future, 28 Nov 2015 16:01:11 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned Diablo Canyon as a linchpin in the state's green energy future, with its low-carbon electricity illuminating homes to nearly midcentury. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 28 Nov 2015 17:50:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: fires Johnson after 3 losing seasons in 4 years, 28 Nov 2015 17:37:42 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tulane has fired coach Curtis Johnson after the Green Wave finished their third losing season in four years under the New Orleans native. demolishes veteran's house while he has surgery, 28 Nov 2015 16:15:52 GMTWEST HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — When a U.S. Navy veteran traveled from Long Island to Florida for a knee replacement, his house was the last thing on his mind. But now his memory of it is all he can think about. unveils upgraded model for oil contracts, 28 Nov 2015 16:46:51 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran unveiled a new model of oil contracts Saturday aimed at attracting foreign investment once sanctions are lifted under a landmark nuclear deal reached earlier this year, and said U.S. companies would be welcome to participate. complaints spark probe of Guyana bauxite plant, 28 Nov 2015 15:33:24 GMTGEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — The government is investigating a Russian-owned bauxite plant after a surprise inspection last week found "disturbing" working conditions. shooting kills 4 Egyptian police near Cairo, 28 Nov 2015 16:22:50 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A drive-by shooting killed four Egyptian police near a famed historic site on the outskirts of Cairo on Saturday and a military helicopter crashed due to a "sudden technical failure" northeast of the capital, officials said. Faso to hold elections to replace transitional gov't, 28 Nov 2015 16:16:47 GMTOUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso is holding presidential and legislative elections on Sunday, the first since a popular uprising last year toppled the West African nation's longtime leader and started a turbulent transition. government minister quits amid Conservative bullying row, 28 Nov 2015 16:39:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — A British government minister resigned Saturday amid a crisis over alleged bullying within the governing Conservative Party sparked by the death of a young activist. Latest: Mayor hints at motive in Colorado clinic attack, 28 Nov 2015 16:17:01 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local): wait times plague Social Security disability process, 28 Nov 2015 16:00:47 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Diabetes, arthritis and open-heart surgery have kept Sherice Bennett from working, but she can't afford her medicine and became homeless while waiting for more than two years for a chance to convince a judge that she qualifies for federal disability benefits. security agencies searching for kidnapped Poles, 28 Nov 2015 17:32:07 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria says security agencies are conducting a "spirited search" for the Polish captain and four crew members abducted from a cargo ship. who skirted jury duty in Ohio murder trial to face judge, 28 Nov 2015 17:51:37 GMTMARIETTA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio judge is demanding that 55 people who shirked jury duty in a high-profile murder case explain themselves or face contempt charges. Latest: Neighbors say clinic shooting suspect was quiet, 28 Nov 2015 15:41:43 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local): police arrest 3 for links to Islamic militants, 28 Nov 2015 17:49:06 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested two men and a woman in northeastern Catalonia on suspicion of being involved in a network that recruited militants for the Islamic State group. police break up opposition protest for a 2nd day, 28 Nov 2015 15:55:32 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police in the Maldives dispersed opposition protesters for a second straight day Saturday, using tear gas and pepper spray and arresting more than a dozen demonstrators demanding the release of a former president and other jailed political leaders. proposal: Syracuse fans get engaged at tournament, 28 Nov 2015 17:41:14 GMTSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A tournament victory for the Syracuse basketball team turned into a win-win for two of its fans: They got engaged at the big game. PHOTOS: All aboard 'The Polar Express', 28 Nov 2015 17:09:00 GMTFor a trip to the North Pole, there's no finer way to travel than on board The Polar Express. president says wishes plane downing had not happened, 28 Nov 2015 17:35:18 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday voiced regret over Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane, saying his country was "truly saddened" by the incident and wished it hadn't occurred. in custody after shooting at Planned Parenthood, 28 Nov 2015 15:50:17 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A gunman burst into a Planned Parenthood clinic and opened fire, launching several gunbattles and an hourslong standoff with police as patients and staff took cover under furniture and inside locked rooms. By the time the shooter surrendered, three people were killed — including a police officer — and nine others were wounded, authorities said. in Colorado attack called loner who left few clues, 28 Nov 2015 17:57:37 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A loner from North Carolina who liked to spend time in his mountain cabin and avoided eye contact with neighbors was in custody Saturday after police said he opened fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic and killed three people. attack on UN base in north Mali kills 3, injures 20, 28 Nov 2015 17:57:52 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Mortars lit up the dawn sky when they were fired on a United Nations base in the northern Mali city of Kidal early Saturday, killing at least three people. Latest: Macedonia: 18 officers injured in migrants clash, 28 Nov 2015 16:57:57 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: Haram claims bombing of Shiite procession in Nigeria, 28 Nov 2015 17:42:35 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram extremists have claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing of a procession of hundreds of Shiite Muslims and threatened more attacks on opponents of its radical form of Islam. police probing fight involving 76ers center Okafor, 28 Nov 2015 17:39:37 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A man has come forward saying Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor assaulted him during a fight in Boston that was recorded on cellphone video and posted online, police said. honors Ugandan Christian martyrs as example of faith, 28 Nov 2015 17:29:53 GMTNAMUGONGO, Uganda (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday honored Uganda's 19th century Christian martyrs and encouraged its 21st century Christian youths during a day that saw nearly a half-million Ugandans turn out to see the pontiff before he heads to Central African Republic for the final leg of his African journey. police arrest opposition leader for Parliament unrest, 28 Nov 2015 17:40:59 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Police entered the headquarters of Kosovo's main opposition party Saturday and arrested dozens of people, including one of its leaders who was wanted for the violent actions he has used to disrupt the country's Parliament. orders sanctions against Turkey, 28 Nov 2015 18:08:49 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane. says 90 percent chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb, 28 Nov 2015 17:42:24 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Saturday said there is a 90 percent chance that hidden chambers will be found within King Tutankhamun's tomb, based on the preliminary results of a new exploration of the 3,300-year-old mausoleum. school nixes reading of book about transgender kid, 28 Nov 2015 16:01:31 GMTMOUNT HOREB, Wis. (AP) — An southern Wisconsin elementary school cancelled a planned reading of a children's book about a transgender girl after a group threatened to sue. wins doubles, 1 point away from Davis Cup title, 28 Nov 2015 17:03:31 GMTGHENT, Belgium (AP) — Britain is one point away from lifting the Davis Cup title for the first time in 79 years after winning Saturday's doubles against Belgium.