FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 26 May 2017 13:51:51 -07:00Florida Highway Patrol dealing with trooper shortagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a259c573db44a3ea65219719299866fFri, 26 May 2017 20:19:39 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The number of speeding tickets issued by the Florida Highway Patrol has dropped for three straight years as the agency deals with a shortage of troopers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a259c573db44a3ea65219719299866fFormer Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/632c25bafc4d4af5b470324097e186c4Fri, 26 May 2017 20:14:48 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who is in prison for the 1982 killing of a toddler has been charged with murder in the death of an infant a year earlier, and authorities said Friday that they think she may have killed up to 60 young children around that time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/632c25bafc4d4af5b470324097e186c4Bullet tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bf7bf9f55dc43a0b0280370b816c95eFri, 26 May 2017 19:52:27 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Declaring "justice prevailed," a Michigan man walked out of prison for the first time in 25 years, freed after new tests showed that the bullets presented as evidence at his trial weren't the ones taken from the body of the victim.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bf7bf9f55dc43a0b0280370b816c95eThe Latest: Tom Morello, Josh Brolin eulogize Chris Cornellhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db769cf0acc240b995342bdc56162ce7Fri, 26 May 2017 20:38:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db769cf0acc240b995342bdc56162ce7US: 2 Chinese jets conduct unsafe intercept of Navy aircrafthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69aba61359af44e4b81abc004e08be11Fri, 26 May 2017 19:59:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two Chinese aircraft conducted an unprofessional intercept of a U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said Friday, marking the second time in about a week that the U.S. has complained about unsafe Chinese operations in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69aba61359af44e4b81abc004e08be11Minnesota athletic official suspended in sex harassment casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a038d69894a4497f914048f6e470b4c6Fri, 26 May 2017 19:47:57 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A University of Minnesota athletics administrator accused of sexual harassment will be suspended without pay for two weeks and demoted to resolve the latest black eye for the department.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a038d69894a4497f914048f6e470b4c619 California workers hurt in partial building site collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/405e5ae4b0424061af6398997b415e17Fri, 26 May 2017 19:43:32 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Officials say scaffolding and wet concrete apparently gave way at a building site in the San Francisco Bay Area, injuring at least 19 workers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/405e5ae4b0424061af6398997b415e17The Latest: Trump condemns Egypt attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0c4370f669248319e21830808b9cc0fFri, 26 May 2017 19:40:39 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0c4370f669248319e21830808b9cc0fSchool district changes rule to allow feathers on grad capshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45c6110c039f4fddafca5c818d403633Fri, 26 May 2017 19:37:24 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — A northern Nevada school district has tentatively reversed a long-standing policy that would have prohibited Native American students from wearing eagle feathers on their graduation caps.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45c6110c039f4fddafca5c818d403633Louisiana considers altering, killing marriage-license billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e392d5cb2964ace80fdc80c9ad7f59cFri, 26 May 2017 20:17:12 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Lawyers and lawmakers are ramping up efforts to alter or kill the Louisiana law that kept a foreign-born U.S. citizen from getting a marriage license because he couldn't produce a birth certificate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e392d5cb2964ace80fdc80c9ad7f59cDenis Johnson, author of 'Jesus' Son,' dead at 67http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2dc58d24c9249569dced6b38256c00fFri, 26 May 2017 19:44:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Denis Johnson, the prize-winning fiction writer, poet and playwright best known for his surreal and transcendent story collection "Jesus' Son," has died at age 67.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2dc58d24c9249569dced6b38256c00fGrain higher, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94b501bc689c43ec864b23ddc1100188Fri, 26 May 2017 19:22:43 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94b501bc689c43ec864b23ddc1100188Authorities: Cocaine plot included submarines, planeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93b855ff6b0d44278daeee634a8c2652Fri, 26 May 2017 19:18:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors in New York say a drug trafficker plotted to move U.S.-bound cocaine between South and Central America with submarines and planes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93b855ff6b0d44278daeee634a8c2652Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddbcc384b99d4efc834fda0015b9850eFri, 26 May 2017 19:22:50 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddbcc384b99d4efc834fda0015b9850eFormer professor arrested in beatings at California rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e23627b25c3841f5a598c2735a85deabFri, 26 May 2017 19:57:31 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A former San Francisco Bay Area college professor has been arrested for allegedly beating at least three people during violent clashes between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month, police said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e23627b25c3841f5a598c2735a85deabThe Latest: Police: Facebook posts led to Comicon arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e9f0a0018da4341a5a78b2eb00c41e8Fri, 26 May 2017 20:00:38 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on an arrest at Phoenix Comicon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e9f0a0018da4341a5a78b2eb00c41e8The Latest: Aviator killed in Vietnam comes home for burialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c051e518faeb4b95b9331552415fdc89Fri, 26 May 2017 20:46:03 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the arrival of the remains of a Vietnam War casualty in San Diego for burial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c051e518faeb4b95b9331552415fdc89Penguins ride maturity, resilience back to Stanley Cup Finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d0dfd72f6e941b2b4ff3a5d85f467e1Fri, 26 May 2017 20:12:55 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Chris Kunitz stood shoulder to shoulder at center ice as midnight approached, crowd on its feet, Prince of Wales Trophy in hand. Another shot at the Stanley Cup in the offing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d0dfd72f6e941b2b4ff3a5d85f467e1The Latest: Cornell memorial opens with 'The Promise'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f23ce1190f3d4a3783ab68eba5dff072Fri, 26 May 2017 19:59:10 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f23ce1190f3d4a3783ab68eba5dff072Indiana faces records request backlog as Pence drags feethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e80234c0bca4100a20011ff6769cca7Fri, 26 May 2017 19:54:42 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana governor's office faces a backlog of public records requests largely stemming from Vice President Mike Pence's tenure, and the delay has been exacerbated by Pence's refusal to give his successor digital access to his emails, including those sent from a private AOL account he sometimes used to conduct state business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e80234c0bca4100a20011ff6769cca7US rig count rises 7 this week to 908; Colorado up 5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80c42f15ec2f4d9eae2d3dca5364f9efFri, 26 May 2017 19:27:16 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by seven this week to 908.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80c42f15ec2f4d9eae2d3dca5364f9efThe Latest: Egypt strikes back after attack on Coptshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e09195f0fd3b49c495e9b0e8e5a81e66Fri, 26 May 2017 19:17:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e09195f0fd3b49c495e9b0e8e5a81e66Kushner's key role in Trump orbit subjects him to scrutinyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72bd3c39337c4aa7b16ec717ad587f94Fri, 26 May 2017 20:33:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Jared Kushner's outsized role in his father-in-law's campaign and now his presidency, plus connections along the way with Russian interests, make him a seemingly obvious person that investigators would want to know more about and possibly speak with as they probe links between Moscow and associates of President Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72bd3c39337c4aa7b16ec717ad587f94Clinton calls Trump's budget a mean-spirited 'con'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e13cab209e0442d978f7b097836d435Fri, 26 May 2017 19:48:25 GMTWELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — Hillary Clinton peppered her Wellesley College commencement address Friday with barbs aimed at her rival in last year's presidential election, criticizing President Donald Trump's budget proposal as a mean-spirited "con."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e13cab209e0442d978f7b097836d435G7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propagandahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4d590dac6ce45a0a27a59fcf810a7b3Fri, 26 May 2017 19:33:39 GMTTAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies on Friday put pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do more to stop the spread of "hateful ideology," appealing to their sense of social responsibility to more swiftly identify and remove terror propaganda.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4d590dac6ce45a0a27a59fcf810a7b34 cab drivers killed in Mexican tourist destinationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75eddc8288d144a7a209b1fa62553663Fri, 26 May 2017 20:39:37 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Drug violence may be behind the killing of four taxi drivers in the picturesque central Mexican town of San Miguel de Allende, a popular tourism destination that is home to thousands of American retirees, authorities said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75eddc8288d144a7a209b1fa62553663The Latest: Swan statue stolen by naked man has been foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec4d56aa89e54989a62dca24786f26aaFri, 26 May 2017 19:27:34 GMTLAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the stolen swan statue in Florida (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec4d56aa89e54989a62dca24786f26aaIndyCar braces for change, promotes younger drivershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d552e094fcb84e719e85c6d32d0e626fFri, 26 May 2017 20:40:54 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No one needs a spotter to see this coming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d552e094fcb84e719e85c6d32d0e626fComplaint raises questions about Kentucky governor, mansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41efbcae97de469caff0dc7a99d74a36Fri, 26 May 2017 20:04:41 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The head of a Kentucky government watchdog group said Friday he's seeking an investigation into Gov. Matt Bevin's connection to a Louisville-area mansion that sold for nearly a million dollars below market value.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41efbcae97de469caff0dc7a99d74a36Stewart-Haas reaches agreement with former Patrick sponsorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6db7953d67f64d0c8c5b53a41f43247aFri, 26 May 2017 20:44:24 GMTStewart-Haas Racing and snack company Nature's Bakery have agreed to settle a $31 million breach-of-contract lawsuit the team had filed in a dispute with Danica Patrick's former sponsor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6db7953d67f64d0c8c5b53a41f43247aTrump criticizes German trade surplus, againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb067057338f4000bef65b7910b02ed4Fri, 26 May 2017 19:34:25 GMTTAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — President Donald Trump has criticized Germany's trade surplus with the United States, drawing attention to a contentious issue at a summit of world leaders where trade is already a sticking point.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb067057338f4000bef65b7910b02ed4Trump's budget dismays families hit by drug addiction crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61f8923f93dd4614869eaada514c7090Fri, 26 May 2017 20:10:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — He slept next to his son's ashes most nights back when Kraig Moss first met Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61f8923f93dd4614869eaada514c7090Trump condemns attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt, blames 'evil organizations of terror' and 'thuggish ideology'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bffe89ee4431499ca4be9be25e536d72Fri, 26 May 2017 19:26:29 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — Trump condemns attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt, blames 'evil organizations of terror' and 'thuggish ideology'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bffe89ee4431499ca4be9be25e536d72The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0acdcfc475345108dae7d2d99619a4cFri, 26 May 2017 19:51:59 GMTiTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending May 26, 2017:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0acdcfc475345108dae7d2d99619a4cUS stocks stand still after 6-day push to record highshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475129f2700a437c9cac6b265edf4cffFri, 26 May 2017 19:34:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed Friday afternoon in quiet trading ahead of the Memorial Day holiday. Household goods companies are rising as beauty products makers Ulta and Coty climb. Technology companies, which have led the market's recent rally, are slightly lower. Indexes remain near record highs following a six-day winning streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475129f2700a437c9cac6b265edf4cffFishburne, Mantegna to host Memorial Day concert in DChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd2b1a0b5dc147a18dbfc53fa8ebf8dbFri, 26 May 2017 19:24:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Actors Laurence Fishburne and Joe Mantegna are set to host the Memorial Day concert in Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd2b1a0b5dc147a18dbfc53fa8ebf8dbThe Latest: Lawyer says Kushner wants to cooperate in probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcba4e5aaaef4ac2ac6aa48d9f5f892cFri, 26 May 2017 20:10:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Russia investigations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcba4e5aaaef4ac2ac6aa48d9f5f892cJudge wants accounting from man accused in wife's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5abe33a5851147b881eae980c3d4172eFri, 26 May 2017 19:42:25 GMTROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut probate judge has given a man charged with killing his wife 60 days to detail what he did with her finances in the 17 months since her death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5abe33a5851147b881eae980c3d4172eTrump 'evolving' on climate action, pressured by Europeanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/777cd27554414a46810e5e786672c156Fri, 26 May 2017 20:14:24 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — Forceful face-to-face talks this week with fellow world leaders left President Donald Trump "more knowledgeable" and with "evolving" views about the global climate accord he's threatened to abandon, a top White House official said Friday. Trump also was impressed by their arguments about how crucial U.S. leadership is in supporting international efforts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/777cd27554414a46810e5e786672c156Police: Man charged with drawing, buying people's bloodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b64c27d734c048feb94697b06c2b022dFri, 26 May 2017 19:40:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland man was paying people to draw their blood and storing the blood in large quantities in an abandoned apartment in Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b64c27d734c048feb94697b06c2b022dGOP holds onto Montana seat, yet both parties optimistichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59126d7632a34cb4b3938d5bad612aa2Fri, 26 May 2017 19:18:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats found cause for optimism Friday even as the GOP candidate, facing last-minute assault charges, held onto Montana's sole House seat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59126d7632a34cb4b3938d5bad612aa2The Latest: Colorado governor says oil blasts unrelatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3d56044ba0c4a78b9b78cf4b1caa7c5Fri, 26 May 2017 19:45:52 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Latest on a fatal oil tank fire in northern Colorado (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3d56044ba0c4a78b9b78cf4b1caa7c5FANTASY PLAYS: Conforto king of NY over Judge?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ff921fd4c394bbfb54b729e44203372Fri, 26 May 2017 20:22:31 GMTWhile everyone is enamored with Aaron Judge, there is another New York ballplayer that might be better.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ff921fd4c394bbfb54b729e44203372Judge: No Confederate flag T-shirt in officer's retrialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c88885937f24c4fa5f34f4119a8b282Fri, 26 May 2017 19:39:39 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The jury in the murder retrial of a white Ohio police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist will not see the officer's undershirt depicting a Confederate battle flag, because a judge ruled Friday that the garment is too prejudicial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c88885937f24c4fa5f34f4119a8b282Clinton reappears at Wellesley, again at a crossroadshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefe3a24e02743778bcc6015b695234bFri, 26 May 2017 20:04:55 GMTNearly a half-century after she first declared herself to the world as a young woman unafraid to ruffle feathers and challenge authority, Hillary Clinton was back at the very same podium at Wellesley College. And once again, she was at a crossroads in her life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefe3a24e02743778bcc6015b695234bTrump's budget cuts West Coast quake warning system fundinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbec5541c6114f0089d0e4713b1a167fFri, 26 May 2017 19:24:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget proposal would cut federal funding for an earthquake early warning system for California, Oregon and Washington state, a development that seismology experts and some local leaders say would be the end of the project.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbec5541c6114f0089d0e4713b1a167fJudge to rule next week on DNA bid in radio host's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeb640b6c0d644f2a4c9e6c870116e68Fri, 26 May 2017 20:37:50 GMTMAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A judge says he will rule next week on prosecutors' request to order a DNA sample from the former husband of a popular radio host who was shot to death five years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeb640b6c0d644f2a4c9e6c870116e68UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c399c96013b44b1ac5e816bb51b62a5Fri, 26 May 2017 20:30:29 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — When a Haitian teenager alleged that she had been raped and sodomized by a Sri Lankan peacekeeper, the government here dispatched a high-ranking general suspected of war crimes to lead the investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c399c96013b44b1ac5e816bb51b62a5Allies of Brazil's president looking to future amid scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceca3f13a15c4b2db78b7e607f1f6968Fri, 26 May 2017 20:28:50 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Key leaders in the governing coalition of embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer are now speculating about who might replace him if he is forced from office by a corruption scandal — frank talk that underscores his fragile grasp on power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceca3f13a15c4b2db78b7e607f1f6968The Latest: Egypt strikes bases in Libya after Copts attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4caa89b37c394d729dce4e15d458068dFri, 26 May 2017 19:45:59 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4caa89b37c394d729dce4e15d458068d