FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:15:41 -07:00Timeline of latest Arkansas execution from AP reporterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c424cd56ddfd45b7b521595d3a36b4bfFri, 28 Apr 2017 06:05:51 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — Witnesses say an Arkansas inmate who was the last in the state to be put to death before one of the state's lethal injection drugs expires lurched and convulsed on the gurney before he died Thursday night. A governor's spokesman described Kenneth Williams' movements as "an involuntary muscular reaction" that she said is a known effect of one of the execution drugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c424cd56ddfd45b7b521595d3a36b4bfWalker strikes out 11, Diamondbacks beat Padres 6-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16d5d0717a574422b4e2eb3c97ba4a04Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:56:06 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks suffered through a heartbreaking loss the night before and learned earlier in the day that they may have lost one of their starting pitchers for the season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16d5d0717a574422b4e2eb3c97ba4a04The Latest: US Supreme Court won't block Arkansas executionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8afbed7250a0471a95feafa5df162204Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:16:12 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8afbed7250a0471a95feafa5df162204The Latest: Governor's spokesman praises prison staffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74c85fa7105b450496db1c950bd211f5Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:39:57 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74c85fa7105b450496db1c950bd211f5The Latest: Saints end 1st round by taking Ryan Ramczykhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47511d4347c54339a0a775e4b4c99601Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:02:48 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47511d4347c54339a0a775e4b4c99601The Latest: Cowboys draft Charlton to help pass rushhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4292dbaccf6f416987d72be485092329Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:29:36 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4292dbaccf6f416987d72be485092329Asian stocks lower as North Korea jitters flarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0011aa5d1a2b4f89b216a2b0b05a47b9Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:05:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks declined Friday amid renewed jitters over North Korea and conflicting signals from President Donald Trump about U.S. trade policy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0011aa5d1a2b4f89b216a2b0b05a47b9Trump tower fated not to rise in Indonesian isle of the godshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aea2ee463304059abd4e1b8afbb5e4dFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:42:42 GMTTANAH LOT, Indonesia (AP) — Thousands of people flock daily to the centuries-old, sacred Hindu temple at Tanah Lot, a rock formation that juts into the Indian Ocean. An island at high tide and flanked by sheer cliffs, it's among Bali's most photographed sites, particularly for the mesmerizing sunsets that transform the waters into a shimmering orange vista.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aea2ee463304059abd4e1b8afbb5e4dWhew! Raptors blow 25-point lead, but beat Bucks 92-89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ca82bb1a7b44888e38ecb05cff01efFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:28:14 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — The crowd on the road was rowdy. The 25-point lead was gone. The Toronto Raptors were frazzled, in danger of losing a Game 6 in the playoffs again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ca82bb1a7b44888e38ecb05cff01efPolice: Man stockpiled massive amounts of explosiveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19fc2b7105b04d658a887ffc5e54394eFri, 28 Apr 2017 04:03:35 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say a Connecticut man is under arrest after massive amounts of explosive black powder were found in nearly every room of his home, enough to potentially blow up his entire block.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19fc2b7105b04d658a887ffc5e54394ePhilippines charges 2 police for deaths of drug suspectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbc0c909dca448ba986c35634c0971d3Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:51:45 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine prosecutors have filed murder charges against two police officers accused of killing a suspected drug dealer and his father inside a police station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbc0c909dca448ba986c35634c0971d3The Latest: Another Watt joins J.J. and Derek in NFLhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9afe1d88b45412ba51435876982a691Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:41:03 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9afe1d88b45412ba51435876982a6914th Arkansas inmate executed in 8 days lurches on gurneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c3a6a3d5830419886b749a64532ae0bFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:40:38 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas executed its fourth inmate in eight days Thursday night, wrapping up an accelerated schedule with a lethal injection that left the prisoner lurching and convulsing 20 times before he died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c3a6a3d5830419886b749a64532ae0bGOP says it can pass short-term spending without Democratshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2419b71da9534500b0125183332128bbFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:28:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans said they would push a short-term spending bill — essential to keeping the government open — through the House Friday with only GOP votes, if necessary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2419b71da9534500b0125183332128bbArkansas concludes aggressive lethal injection schedule, executes 4th inmate in 8 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd24d611ba2445cdb2398c2ec1d6f339Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:08:33 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas concludes aggressive lethal injection schedule, executes 4th inmate in 8 days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd24d611ba2445cdb2398c2ec1d6f339Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b93f9db2fa641509cc11c781d27d027Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:01:09 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b93f9db2fa641509cc11c781d27d027South Korea: No plan to fix US trade deal or pay for THAADhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a1755c02b9a45f893823550de72b8cbFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:10:06 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it has no plan to renegotiate a bilateral trade deal with the U.S. or pay for the U.S. missile defense system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a1755c02b9a45f893823550de72b8cbA look at 11 victims of suspected gang violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f56e01e1b99647c584a2b12b3d84b398Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:41:27 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Eleven mostly young people have been found dead in two New York suburbs since the start of the school year. All are believed to be victims of the MS-13 street gang. A look at the victims:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f56e01e1b99647c584a2b12b3d84b398Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0999497fb1824f0ca8e466e7dc82b6eeFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:40:36 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — It took a little while for the St. Louis Cardinals bats to get going during Thursday's day-night doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0999497fb1824f0ca8e466e7dc82b6eeUS Supreme Court won't block Arkansas execution, clearing way for state's 4th in 8 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c384f06e56f43299d96dae4bb83194dFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:14:20 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — US Supreme Court won't block Arkansas execution, clearing way for state's 4th in 8 days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c384f06e56f43299d96dae4bb83194dYoung cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL drafthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111d3850c5644576968e0053e752f4dbFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:53:10 GMTOWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — T.J. Owuanibe got his wish: The 14-year-old shared center stage with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce the Baltimore Ravens' top draft pick.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111d3850c5644576968e0053e752f4dbOffensive draft early, QBs prized after Garrett is No. 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a626746be10c4e06b60e43c052c48cb4Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:41:09 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — With defensive studs everywhere in this draft, NFL teams turned offensive. With an emphasis on quarterbacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a626746be10c4e06b60e43c052c48cb4Malaysia's leader: ASEAN seen growing to 4th-largest economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffee0463615c4150812d6f38f3a69630Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:17:38 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says Southeast Asia's 10-member grouping could comprise the world's fourth-largest economy by 2030, but countries must work to ensure integration, bring down rising tariff barriers and expand e-commerce to benefit small enterprises that form the region's economic backbone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffee0463615c4150812d6f38f3a69630Take that, Washington! Texas looks to nullify federal lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82ee5876555743b2a882dfddc3144285Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:04:25 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republicans who control Congress and the White House have promised to slash the size of the federal government while easing regulations on guns, the environment and energy production. But in the nation's largest conservative state of Texas, it may not be enough.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82ee5876555743b2a882dfddc3144285US economy likely slowed last quarter, but rebound expectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d758c72db71942e6ba166c9b81eb6d33Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:05:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy likely slowed significantly in the first three months of the year, though economists foresee a sharp rebound in the current April-June quarter on the strength of solid job growth, higher consumer confidence and stock-market records.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d758c72db71942e6ba166c9b81eb6d33The Latest: Despite rape case, Conley drafted in 1st roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c15d5455334748219b1bdf3f28f14b8cFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:14:56 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c15d5455334748219b1bdf3f28f14b8cViolent street gang MS-13 puts Long Island towns in its griphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de40f0d26684a94b24001cf93974792Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:10:38 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de40f0d26684a94b24001cf93974792Asia-based FIFA official pleads guilty to corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4434d3e1e0f4abba0431e037e6f138dFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:48:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An Asia-based FIFA official has pleaded guilty in a U.S. court to charges relating to bribery and corruption in elections for soccer's world governing body.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4434d3e1e0f4abba0431e037e6f138dNolasco, Norris lead Angels to 2-1 win over Athleticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1497b5c445b44a8da697c84efa4b33caFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:01:19 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco had extra days between starts to work on mechanical issues and it paid off as he led the Los Angeles Angels to a 2-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Thursday night to earn the series sweep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1497b5c445b44a8da697c84efa4b33caTillerson says China asked North Korea to stop nuclear testshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88027d1919c84522a921b2fda2d28259Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:33:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday that China has threatened to impose sanctions on North Korea if it conducts further nuclear tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88027d1919c84522a921b2fda2d28259Fox host takes vacation after Ivanka Trump microphone quiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/801d88da8a7a47dfa6fda03671a8765dFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:18:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel host Jesse Watters, who was criticized this week for saying he enjoys Ivanka Trump's voice, says he's taking a family vacation until Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/801d88da8a7a47dfa6fda03671a8765dThe Latest: Arkansas executes 4th inmate in 8 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ef5ce385c0490580b0c51400f84b07Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:08:59 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ef5ce385c0490580b0c51400f84b07AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64d341bd699429abf87a912515de1b6Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:59:50 GMTThis photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64d341bd699429abf87a912515de1b6The Latest: Official: Condemned inmate shook for 10 secondshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c7e5868bfdc423dab447f1991ed5034Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:19:48 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c7e5868bfdc423dab447f1991ed5034The Latest: Governor consults AG on 'next steps' for inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e9ef34074b54ab29b3e6bdf16d024a0Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:10:30 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e9ef34074b54ab29b3e6bdf16d024a0Secret jail in Philippine station linked to drug war abusehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2dc2e52b41b45a8bf8deb100b81d162Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:14:08 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police relieved a station chief and his staff on Friday after human rights representatives discovered a secret jail cell inside the Manila station where a dozen detainees complained they were being held for extortion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2dc2e52b41b45a8bf8deb100b81d162The Latest: Inmate apologized, spoke in tongues before dyinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e35e716946c34246bf24d543caca12f6Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:39:56 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e35e716946c34246bf24d543caca12f6Ivanka Trump microphone quip draws criticism for Fox hosthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd5c8bb23768469ca2e78a98d6df18adFri, 28 Apr 2017 04:00:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel host Jesse Watters, who was criticized this week for saying he enjoys Ivanka Trump's voice, says he's taking a family vacation until Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd5c8bb23768469ca2e78a98d6df18adArkansas moves forward with 4th lethal injection in 8 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d40df5d64caf4dfb952d277dcd60b3beFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:22:24 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas won approval from the nation's highest court to execute its fourth inmate in eight days Thursday night, allowing the state to wrap up an accelerated schedule of lethal injections that was set to beat the expiration date of one of the drugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d40df5d64caf4dfb952d277dcd60b3beArkansas executes killer for 4th lethal injection in 8 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1466aa2422a24d09abb53519a81c63c7Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:59:18 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas executed its fourth inmate in eight days Thursday night, wrapping up an accelerated schedule of lethal injections that was set to beat the expiration date of one of the drugs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1466aa2422a24d09abb53519a81c63c7Japan economy's vital signs dull in March, but views upbeathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69ec5cbc75b47a08df73400c36e081eFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:26:25 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan reports that its manufacturing output and household spending fell in March, while the jobless rate remained at a 22-year low.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69ec5cbc75b47a08df73400c36e081eCrosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat Capshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8337efa6a7a4bffa1189adc374861ddFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:40:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sidney Crosby outdueled Alex Ovechkin in a vintage goal-for-goal showdown between the NHL's top teams, and Nick Bonino and Marc-Andre Fleury put the finishing touches on a playoff classic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8337efa6a7a4bffa1189adc374861ddThe Latest: Inmate lurches 20 times during executionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a74ad23fc80143289bc5644f84fc524fFri, 28 Apr 2017 04:54:47 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a74ad23fc80143289bc5644f84fc524fThe Latest: Attorney: Reports of execution 'horrifying'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad620dfeb9446768e273b48d162bb27Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:54:23 GMTVARNER, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad620dfeb9446768e273b48d162bb27Judge to sentence former head of Chicago Public Schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475410da543e4becbc1c760a9607b13fFri, 28 Apr 2017 05:09:12 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is scheduled to sentence the former head of the nation's third-largest school district for steering $23 million in no-bid city contracts to education firms for $2.3 million in bribes and kickbacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475410da543e4becbc1c760a9607b13fThe Latest: Falcons move up to grab UCLA's McKinleyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2122d0b20eb43208f484086241f386fFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:21:09 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2122d0b20eb43208f484086241f386fThe Latest: Bills trade down and grab LSU's DB Whitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/438e011ff0574d12a5819729d442b76fFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:25:58 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/438e011ff0574d12a5819729d442b76fThe Latest: 49ers make another trade, grab Alabama's Fosterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38599afff64a453a82d723c207980c4dFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:45:48 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38599afff64a453a82d723c207980c4dKarlsson helps Senators edge Rangers 2-1 in Game 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee303f23d2ea4a11b5e053cec641087bFri, 28 Apr 2017 03:58:11 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Erik Karlsson was hoping for a good bounce. He got a great one.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee303f23d2ea4a11b5e053cec641087bSpurs advance: San Antonio beats Grizzlies 103-96 in Game 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b89aa5cf0814c8794db459d6a01d2a1Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:42:52 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs wanted no part of playing a seventh game against the Grizzlies, not with the Houston Rockets looming in the next round.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b89aa5cf0814c8794db459d6a01d2a1