FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Aug 2017 03:23:05 -07:00Tanzania to use drones to deliver medicines, 24 Aug 2017 09:09:30 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Drones will soon be used in Tanzania to deliver medicines to health facilities across the East African country. Russian ambassador found dead in Khartoum residence, 24 Aug 2017 08:29:22 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Sudan's foreign ministry says Russia's ambassador to the African country has been found dead in his residence in Khartoum. Strait, Dolly Parton, late Glen Campbell given honors, 24 Aug 2017 10:05:57 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The country music community honored the late Glen Campbell during the 11th annual Academy of Country Music Honors in Nashville, Tennessee, following his death this month at the age of 81. Latest: Trump calls for patriotism, national healing, 24 Aug 2017 08:05:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EDT): imprisons transgender Singaporean, friend for their look, 24 Aug 2017 09:34:17 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A transgender Singaporean and her friend have been sentenced to a year in prison in the capital of the United Arab Emirates for dressing in a feminine way, friends and family say. collision exposes Southeast Asian territorial spat, 24 Aug 2017 09:07:02 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The collision between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker has exposed a long-simmering dispute between Singapore and Malaysia over which country should control a 60-meter (197-foot) wide guano-encrusted outcropping at the edge of the South China Sea. victims wonder why priest is confessing now, 24 Aug 2017 09:32:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Phillip and Barbara Butler hadn't given much thought to the man who burned a cross on their front lawn 40 years ago. kids build new lives after Sierra Leone's mudslides, 24 Aug 2017 09:58:38 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Seven-year-old Ali Mansaray must build a new life for himself after surviving the mudslides and flooding that killed nearly 500 people, including his parents, in Sierra Leone last week. general vows to annihilate IS in Afghanistan, 24 Aug 2017 08:43:12 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The top U.S. general in Afghanistan is vowing to annihilate the Islamic State group affiliate in the country, crush remnants of al-Qaida and urge the Taliban to pursue diplomacy, telling them they cannot win on the battlefield. hand over suspect in Vietnam kidnapping to Germany, 24 Aug 2017 09:25:52 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say a Vietnamese man suspected of hiring a van used to kidnap a former Vietnamese oil executive in Berlin has been handed over by the Czech Republic. warning issued for Texas Gulf coast as Tropical Storm Harvey approaches, 24 Aug 2017 10:11:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane warning issued for Texas Gulf coast as Tropical Storm Harvey approaches. Police identify 2nd suspect killed in Alcanar blast, 24 Aug 2017 09:37:39 GMTMADRID (AP) — Catalan police have identified the body of the second suspect killed in a blast at the house where the cell that carried out the attacks in and near Barcelona was preparing bombs. town miles from Moscow sees a political awakening, 24 Aug 2017 09:41:01 GMTVYKSA, Russia (AP) — Russia's political opposition faces an uphill battle against President Vladimir Putin in next year's election. But it is finding some support sprouting up in unlikely places — the sleepy provincial towns like Vyksa. Latest: Official: Largest jackpot won by single ticket, 24 Aug 2017 09:08:59 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): aviation agency orders Airbus A350 safety fix, 24 Aug 2017 09:08:45 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The European Aviation Safety Agency has issued an air worthiness directive about Airbus's A350-941 aircraft, warning that a problem could lead to an engine explosion under certain conditions if not corrected. agenda threatened by Trump-McConnell feud, 24 Aug 2017 08:07:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump can't enact his agenda without Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. McConnell may not have a majority to lead without Trump's help. It's simple, and still so complicated. deal averts Portugal strike expected to affect airports, 24 Aug 2017 09:38:44 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese immigration inspectors have called off a two-day strike hours before it was due to begin, following an agreement with the government. dead as strong typhoon floods Macau, southern China, 24 Aug 2017 09:26:34 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — The most powerful typhoon to hit the southern Chinese region in more than half a century left at least 12 dead as a sudden deluge swamped the gambling hub of Macau, submerging streets and stranding residents. loses no-hit try on HR in 10th, Pirates top Dodgers 1-0, 24 Aug 2017 09:31:04 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Rich Hill's first 98 pitches left the Pittsburgh Pirates confounded, occasionally fuming and absolutely hitless. His 99th turned a potentially historic night by the Los Angeles Dodgers lefty into something else entirely: UK cellphone seller blames weak pound for profit warning, 24 Aug 2017 10:03:25 GMTLONDON (AP) — Shares in Dixons Carphone PLC, Britain's biggest electricals retailer, slumped Thursday after the company warned that its profits this year would be lower than expected, partly because consumers are not upgrading their mobile devices as frequently as before in the wake of the pound's slump since last year's Brexit vote. clash with police clearing Rome piazza, 24 Aug 2017 09:17:05 GMTMILAN (AP) — Migrants have thrown rocks, bottles and gas cans at police in riot gear who were clearing about 100 people from a Rome piazza that has been occupied since 2013. awaits verdict that could send former PM to prison, 24 Aug 2017 09:12:07 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Friends and foes alike of former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra are anxiously awaiting a verdict Friday by the Supreme Court on charges she was criminally negligent in implementing a rice subsidy program that is estimated to have cost the government as much as $17 billion and could send her to prison for 10 years. markets mostly higher as Jackson Hole in focus, 24 Aug 2017 10:08:33 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly higher Thursday as investors awaited speeches by the world's top central bankers at Jackson Hole, Wyoming. case against BBC reporter in Thailand withdrawn, 24 Aug 2017 08:43:29 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A Thai lawyer has withdrawn a criminal defamation case against a British BBC journalist involving a report on foreigners being defrauded of property, the BBC says. Things to Know for Today, 24 Aug 2017 09:49:36 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: police detain suspect in concert terror threat, 24 Aug 2017 07:57:54 GMTROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police investigating a terror threat that prompted the cancellation of a concert by an American rock band in Rotterdam arrested a 22-year-old man in the early hours of Thursday. least 950 killed in South Asia's annual monsoon floods, 24 Aug 2017 10:09:57 GMTPATNA, India (AP) — Devastating floods triggered by seasonal monsoon rains have killed more than 950 people and affected close to 40 million across northern India, southern Nepal and northern Bangladesh, officials said Thursday. police: 8 missing after mudslide near Italian border, 24 Aug 2017 09:26:45 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Police say eight people are still missing a day after a mudslide and rockslide hit a small Swiss village near the Italian border. to execute man convicted in race-motivated murder, 24 Aug 2017 09:10:15 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The drug etomidate has never before been used in any U.S. execution, but the state of Florida hopes that won't result in the state's first execution in more than 18 months being halted by the nation's highest court Thursday. drills grow lax among South Koreans used to threats, 24 Aug 2017 08:44:03 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Once or twice a year, activity on the streets of South Korea's capital freezes as a wailing siren marks a nationwide drill aimed at preparing against a North Korean attack. Cars stop on roads. Pedestrians move into buildings and subway stations. Government buildings are evacuated. police step up security following Europe attacks, 24 Aug 2017 09:57:06 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Police in Albania say that they have increased security in the country following terror threats and attacks in Europe.'s Xi says willing to work on differences with S. Korea, 24 Aug 2017 07:47:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday he's willing to work with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in on addressing differences between the two countries following months of angry rhetoric and economic retaliation over Seoul's deployment of a U.S. missile-defense system. Latest: Dutch counterterror chief praises police actions, 24 Aug 2017 09:47:14 GMTROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the threat in the Dutch city Rotterdam (all times local): dead as strong typhoon floods Macau, southern China, 24 Aug 2017 09:55:42 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — The most powerful typhoon to hit the southern Chinese region in more than half a century left at least 16 dead as a sudden deluge swamped the gambling hub of Macau, submerging streets and stranding residents. cities on lockdown before guru's rape trial verdict, 24 Aug 2017 09:51:01 GMTPANCHKULA, India (AP) — Several north Indian cities were under a security lockdown Thursday, a day before a court was expected to issue a verdict in a rape case involving the flamboyant leader of a quasi-religious sect. addicts seeking opioid recovery find relapse and fraud, 24 Aug 2017 08:10:44 GMTDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Reflections treatment center looked like just the place for Michelle Holley's youngest daughter to kick heroin. Instead, as with dozens of other Florida substance abuse treatment facilities, the owner was more interested in defrauding insurance companies by keeping addicts hooked, her family says. Latest: Hurricane warning issued for Texas coast, 24 Aug 2017 10:13:54 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): woman indicted over bid to join IS group in Syria, 24 Aug 2017 08:53:37 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Switzerland's attorney general has indicted a Swiss woman suspected of trying to reach Syria to join the Islamic State group with her four-year-old child in tow. 24 hours, a pair of wildly different Trump speeches, 24 Aug 2017 08:18:59 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — Within a 24-hour span, President Donald Trump delivered one speech in which he tore into the media and members of his own party, and a second in which he called for national unity and love., DOJ to host 'community recovery' town hall, 24 Aug 2017 08:40:17 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville residents are getting a chance to talk with city officials about a white nationalist rally earlier this month that devolved into deadly violence. big fights, Kelly seeks to restore White House order, 24 Aug 2017 09:01:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In his first month on the job, White House chief of staff John Kelly has made significant progress toward imposing discipline on a chaotic operation, even as it's clear he still struggles to have the same effect on the president himself. hits 2 HRs, Rangers beat Angels 7-5 in 10 innings, 24 Aug 2017 07:23:19 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Texas Rangers are back at .500 again. Next up, they'll try to break something of a troublesome rut. security in India ahead of verdict in guru's rape trial, 24 Aug 2017 07:34:00 GMTPANCHKULA, India (AP) — Several cities in north India were under a security lockdown Thursday ahead of a verdict in a rape trial involving a controversial and hugely popular spiritual leader. Winningest team in San Francisco Bay Area baseball, 24 Aug 2017 08:00:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Among Denard Span's greatest fears in the outfield is having a gull splat on him from above as he chases down a long fly ball. of Asia: Stray dog runs across Indian honor cordon, 24 Aug 2017 08:16:49 GMTIn this photo by Associated Press photographer Manish Swarup, a stray dog runs behind Indian soldiers before the start of a ceremonial welcome at the presidential palace in New Delhi. highlights growing health disparities in Appalachia, 24 Aug 2017 07:28:29 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The 25 million people who live among the Appalachian mountains have struggled to keep up with health gains of the rest of the nation, falling behind in most major public health indicators, according to a study released Thursday. immigration falls as EU nationals leave after Brexit vote, 24 Aug 2017 09:47:30 GMTLONDON (AP) — Official figures say net migration to Britain has fallen to a three-year low as European Union nationals leave the country following Britain's 2016 vote to quit the bloc. ex-PM appeals to supporters to stay away from court, 24 Aug 2017 09:49:26 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is urging supporters to stay away from court as she faces the possibility of spending 10 years behind bars for a policy that prosecutors claim cost the country as much as $17 billion. awaits election results amid opposition complaints, 24 Aug 2017 10:03:49 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Angolans are awaiting the results of an election in which the defense minister is the front-runner to succeed President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who will quit after 38 years in power. election winners fail to elect parliament speaker, 24 Aug 2017 09:44:49 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The nomination of Kosovo's new prime minister has been delayed after the winners of the June 11 election failed to gather enough votes to elect the new parliament speaker.