FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 03 May 2016 05:32:53 -07:002018 Winter Games chief quits; ex minister set to step inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99b7623883444643895b7c7e0be624edTue, 03 May 2016 11:00:49 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A former South Korean government minister was nominated to take over the organizing committee of the 2018 Winter Olympics on Tuesday, just hours after Cho Yang-ho quit amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99b7623883444643895b7c7e0be624edThis Date in Baseballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc0181ae24b4aa182266aeb07277f74Tue, 03 May 2016 11:49:43 GMT1869 — Henry Chadwick published his first annual baseball handbook. The book eventually evolved into Spalding's Official Baseball Guide.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc0181ae24b4aa182266aeb07277f74Dwyane Wade 'honored' to be Prince's favorite playerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a778905046c4101a2dba23ce63d438fTue, 03 May 2016 10:56:07 GMTDwyane Wade says he's feeling "all kinds of emotions" after hearing that he was Prince's favorite basketball player.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a778905046c4101a2dba23ce63d438fSpain king signs decree for unprecedented new electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47c3279aa9e4f06bcf4354488de1cabTue, 03 May 2016 10:52:45 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's king signed a decree Tuesday dissolving parliament and setting a new election for June 26 after legislators chosen in an inconclusive December vote failed to agree on the country's next prime minister.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47c3279aa9e4f06bcf4354488de1cabMarkets Right Now: Weak Chinese survey weighs on Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1949de489891464dadf7c48d977b3824Tue, 03 May 2016 10:52:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1949de489891464dadf7c48d977b3824MLB Calendarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dec72f1e5114543a7221d5abc03ea0aTue, 03 May 2016 11:46:05 GMTMay 18-19 — Owners meetings, New York.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dec72f1e5114543a7221d5abc03ea0aKenya: Baby saved from collapsed building after 80 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63cac107d94e46b49f7fb54c1b9ca182Tue, 03 May 2016 11:58:10 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A baby almost six months old was on Tuesday rescued from the rubble of a building that collapsed Friday night, raising hopes that more survivors could still be found even though the death toll rose to 23 and 93 people have been reported missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63cac107d94e46b49f7fb54c1b9ca182PHOTOS: Leicester joins pantheon of major sporting upsetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2db9562c77bc4cd2acbbb8bb7c8aa36bTue, 03 May 2016 11:33:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — Leicester's achievement of winning the Premier League title is one of the most unlikely of sporting achievements and stands in comparison with some of the great upsets in sports history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2db9562c77bc4cd2acbbb8bb7c8aa36bAP Sportlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68f26b086e214f81964fbb3fdc61c8e9Tue, 03 May 2016 11:48:59 GMT1905 — Belmont Park in New York opens for its first thoroughbred race meet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68f26b086e214f81964fbb3fdc61c8e9EU trims economic growth forecasts amid global uncertaintyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/330be86bc06c4d2895ecb4cffaa2f363Tue, 03 May 2016 12:23:35 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has trimmed its economic growth forecasts for the 19 countries that share the euro amid an unpredictable global outlook marked by political uncertainty and weakness in emerging markets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/330be86bc06c4d2895ecb4cffaa2f363Effect of freight train derailment in DC extends to 2nd dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc8e5a3fa154af184d380c04bff8616Tue, 03 May 2016 11:19:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Commuters are finding a different way into work for a second day after a weekend freight train derailment in Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc8e5a3fa154af184d380c04bff8616Kate Upton announces engagement to Tigers' Justin Verlanderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88b3bf0bcb474aae95368e53e43ccedeTue, 03 May 2016 12:28:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kate Upton has announced her engagement to baseball star Justin Verlander.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88b3bf0bcb474aae95368e53e43ccedeReality 'difficult to face' after crash kills mom's 4 kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8fa60820cac4b9ebb0d38c0d4e5b499Tue, 03 May 2016 11:17:08 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The mother of a 33-year-old Florida woman who lost four of her five children in a crash on Interstate 95 says her daughter is "devastated" and "feels completely empty."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8fa60820cac4b9ebb0d38c0d4e5b499Anti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/721bdfa93bb1419d84bb06975ec6b708Tue, 03 May 2016 12:00:52 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/721bdfa93bb1419d84bb06975ec6b708Deputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef7ca2f5e2a647088da10a191586863cTue, 03 May 2016 11:57:59 GMTTAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef7ca2f5e2a647088da10a191586863cAustralia plans to halve budget deficit within 3 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63b4e617e38d42c8865df0408b8e8bf1Tue, 03 May 2016 11:27:36 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's government said Tuesday it plans to reduce its budget deficit by more than half in three years while maintaining momentum in a sluggish economy with personal and business tax cuts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63b4e617e38d42c8865df0408b8e8bf1German authorities say couple killed 2 womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81acb69d3ae64abfa6b1460b20d023f7Tue, 03 May 2016 10:52:28 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities say a couple in custody for allegedly holding a woman captive for nearly two months and abusing her so badly that she died are believed also to have killed a second woman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81acb69d3ae64abfa6b1460b20d023f7Myanmar fire leaves 440 Rohingya families homelesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b7d7a15f3784add894af0993326f1f8Tue, 03 May 2016 11:19:34 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire on Tuesday burned down a camp in western Myanmar that shelters members of the country's persecuted Rohingya minority, leaving 440 families homeless.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b7d7a15f3784add894af0993326f1f8Turkish columnist on trial on World Press Freedom Dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cee7b646a5740b9aa379342e8fe596bTue, 03 May 2016 12:09:43 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish columnist has appeared in court on World Press Freedom Day, accused of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cee7b646a5740b9aa379342e8fe596bWeak Chinese manufacturing survey weighs on marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98d7f9c7cf4c484188387363249ff46cTue, 03 May 2016 12:28:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — A weak Chinese manufacturing survey weighed on European markets Tuesday. Australia's stock index was the standout performer after the Australian central bank surprised many in the markets by cutting interest rates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98d7f9c7cf4c484188387363249ff46cDefense Sec'y Carter says Russia is 'nuclear saber-rattling'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/785e001fdc0f490ea4a4915a822b6327Tue, 03 May 2016 11:55:51 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a U.S. military changing-of-the-guard ceremony Tuesday to blast Russian aggression in Europe, saying Moscow is "going backward in time" with warlike actions that compel a U.S. military buildup on NATO's eastern flank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/785e001fdc0f490ea4a4915a822b6327Gang rape, murder of Indonesian girl sparks call for reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9cf63598c1841a9b1d67475db24f6adTue, 03 May 2016 12:11:29 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The rape and murder of a teenage girl by 14 men has reignited calls in Indonesia for a sexual violence law that is languishing in Parliament to be enacted.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9cf63598c1841a9b1d67475db24f6adThe Latest: DNC chair: Clinton coal comments out of carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4710d61a02b34eccb98b464d58a263d9Tue, 03 May 2016 12:27:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016 as voters in Indiana head to the polls for the state primary (all times Eastern):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4710d61a02b34eccb98b464d58a263d9Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3328556db4cb4a77ac9d4b9823b0fe89Tue, 03 May 2016 11:44:23 GMTPfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the biggest U.S. drugmaker's net income jumped 27 percent due to higher sales and a lower tax bill. The company raised its 2016 financial forecasts, citing its strong operational performance in the quarter and an improved business outlook.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3328556db4cb4a77ac9d4b9823b0fe89Tuesday's Time Schedulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/523c879ce3ab46e7be45b061bca4844aTue, 03 May 2016 11:45:12 GMTDetroit at Cleveland, 6:10 p.m.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/523c879ce3ab46e7be45b061bca4844aGoogle offers $250,000 for Flint research, local nonprofithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3739b6e905d842628433d34a7edd59bcTue, 03 May 2016 11:14:07 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Google is offering $250,000 to help with the ongoing response efforts in Flint as the Michigan city reels from the effects of a lead-contaminated water supply.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3739b6e905d842628433d34a7edd59bcGaza sewage poisons coastline, threatens Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47c95bc2a344209ad04bb6a9928caadTue, 03 May 2016 11:07:11 GMTSHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) — Each day, millions of gallons of raw sewage pour into the Gaza Strip's Mediterranean beachfront, spewing out of a metal pipe and turning miles of once-scenic coastline into a stagnant dead zone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47c95bc2a344209ad04bb6a9928caadGerman Jews divided over fears of 1 million Muslim newcomershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6382367cea08411dab4d81f47499105fTue, 03 May 2016 11:31:41 GMTBERLIN (AP) — When the leader of Germany's Jews spoke out against the flow of Muslim migrants to Europe, a rabbinical student denounced his views as racist — and ignited a debate over whether Jews are right to fear unprecedented levels of immigration from Muslim lands traditionally hostile to Israel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6382367cea08411dab4d81f47499105fPress Freedom: Journalists face murders but keep workinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ce54bd8ff7447d0bd248e234fa0d3beTue, 03 May 2016 12:28:30 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — For Abdiqadir Dulyar, simply reading messages sent to his phone can send shivers down his spine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ce54bd8ff7447d0bd248e234fa0d3beThe Latest: Syrian army says it is repelling rebel attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcabf9adfad04f8da7af25dadc766e4aTue, 03 May 2016 10:53:30 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war and the escalating violence in the contested northern city of Aleppo (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcabf9adfad04f8da7af25dadc766e4aNATO alliance getting new supreme commanderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5859a2a73dcb487da98fb649eb33e752Tue, 03 May 2016 11:34:51 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The NATO alliance this week is getting a new supreme commander, a former top-ranking U.S. military officer in Korea hailed Tuesday by Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a proven warrior-diplomat and "a soldiers' general."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5859a2a73dcb487da98fb649eb33e752Turkey war planes hit Kurdish rebels in northern Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21f92c2154914e45a64f64075f7866daTue, 03 May 2016 11:33:09 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military says its warplanes have pounded Kurdish rebel positions in northern Iraq, killing 18 militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21f92c2154914e45a64f64075f7866daNorth Carolina sheriff's deputy hurt in shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38218b7c344a419293a87310076eef5aTue, 03 May 2016 11:27:30 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in North Carolina has been hurt while trying to serve a warrant at a home northeast of Raleigh.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38218b7c344a419293a87310076eef5aViolence in Syria's Aleppo kills more than a dozen peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0dfdad0f11145588e8fd217fd871afeTue, 03 May 2016 11:46:37 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition fighters on Tuesday shelled government-held parts of Aleppo, killing at least 12 people, as the army claimed it was repelling a wide offensive by the rebels in the country's largest city. Activists, meanwhile, said government forces were also shelling rebel-held parts of the city, killing two people and wounding several.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0dfdad0f11145588e8fd217fd871afePhelps skipping Atlanta meet while awaiting birth of childhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe5a1ee4ca3d4b5d9010a3285c5a7c03Tue, 03 May 2016 11:04:45 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Awaiting the birth of his first child, Michael Phelps has decided to skip an Olympic prep meet in Atlanta next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe5a1ee4ca3d4b5d9010a3285c5a7c03Kosovo elected as UEFA member in 28-24 votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1c41cdc26d14bdb9ff66b6d127c18f5Tue, 03 May 2016 11:49:03 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Kosovo was given UEFA membership Tuesday, and could now be fast-tracked into FIFA and the 2018 World Cup qualifying program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1c41cdc26d14bdb9ff66b6d127c18f5NBA Calendarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ea9f1e02d0245028c2db80500dad181Tue, 03 May 2016 11:46:51 GMTMay 17 — Draft lottery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ea9f1e02d0245028c2db80500dad181Bangladesh war crimes court sentences 4 to deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/123d2807d5094bd58bb73c5e5d8ca341Tue, 03 May 2016 12:15:13 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A special war crimes court in Bangladesh sentenced four men to death Tuesday for killing, torture, arson and looting during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/123d2807d5094bd58bb73c5e5d8ca341Once a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump countryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1eb96becfa54dea8d552dfc614ccf59Tue, 03 May 2016 11:58:41 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit, "Achy Breaky Heart." And nearly 20,000 supporters attended a riverfront re-election rally, dozens collapsing from heat exhaustion in the August sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1eb96becfa54dea8d552dfc614ccf59CVS Health tops Street 1Q forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/282493faa9e94b69a670d10e833360f2Tue, 03 May 2016 12:21:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Specialty drugs and retail expansions boosted CVS Health's first-quarter revenue by 18.9 percent, helping to offset higher costs and push results above Wall Street expectations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/282493faa9e94b69a670d10e833360f23 detained after Dalit law student raped, murdered in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5db4e72cd8342b0bc9c34b09499c236Tue, 03 May 2016 11:42:47 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police detained three men for questioning Tuesday in the rape and murder of a law student whose body was found mutilated in southern India, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5db4e72cd8342b0bc9c34b09499c236Teacher sick-outs close most Detroit schools for a 2nd dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d77a557fdb94d15ad3c48da5ff4359dTue, 03 May 2016 11:21:24 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nearly all Detroit public schools are closed as mass teacher sick-outs over pay roll into a second day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d77a557fdb94d15ad3c48da5ff4359dNotes from Egypt's Interior Ministry leaked to journalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d78a8ed8b9614d48ba66a3b548cc60deTue, 03 May 2016 11:27:22 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Notes containing internal instructions for Egypt's Interior Ministry have been leaked to the media.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d78a8ed8b9614d48ba66a3b548cc60deSenator alarmed by Philippine candidate's plan on guerrillashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8d801bf114454bb6e016d471c0d711Tue, 03 May 2016 12:17:27 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator has expressed alarm over a presidential front-runner's plan to allow communist guerrillas to participate in government if he wins, saying this would cause rumblings within the military.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8d801bf114454bb6e016d471c0d711Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a8c61eeecf041ad92d07348e0703296Tue, 03 May 2016 12:03:01 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed in Iraq, describing it as a "combat death."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a8c61eeecf041ad92d07348e0703296NHL Calendarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d48c5212eaf4b78ab034d52cb39844bTue, 03 May 2016 11:46:30 GMTMay 29-June 4 — NHL rookie combine at Buffalo, N.Y.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d48c5212eaf4b78ab034d52cb39844bBangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef2ab83713e49d98d7f342c758e12feTue, 03 May 2016 12:04:03 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City's fans, at least the ones in Thailand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fef2ab83713e49d98d7f342c758e12feNFL Calendarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbfa2d1ebcf34090b726f93640ee36a1Tue, 03 May 2016 11:46:17 GMTMay 6-9 or May 13-16 — Teams may hold rookie minicamps.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbfa2d1ebcf34090b726f93640ee36a1Viewer's Guide: Cruz, Sanders want campaign boost in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34ab2542018b435b8782411094f029c0Tue, 03 May 2016 11:13:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders are all-in for Indiana as they try to stave off the growing aura of inevitability surrounding their opponents. But Donald Trump says his general election race against Hillary Clinton has "sort of already started." Clinton may not say as much, but she largely agrees. On what could be a pivotal night for Cruz, Trump is strongly favored in the state's GOP primary. Sanders and Hillary Clinton are in a tighter race on the Democratic side.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34ab2542018b435b8782411094f029c0Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed 2 Israelishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee35d0e792d848619e6e2dccabea56c0Tue, 03 May 2016 11:22:02 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli military says it has demolished the home of a Palestinian attacker who killed two Israelis in front of their children last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee35d0e792d848619e6e2dccabea56c0