FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 24 May 2017 01:04:24 -07:00Hack, fake story expose real tensions between Qatar, Gulfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8296b8d263154249b6cede35893e61d5Wed, 24 May 2017 07:50:12 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar said hackers allegedly broke into the website of its state-run news agency on Wednesday and published a fake story quoting the ruling emir. The development prompted Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to respond by blocking Qatari media, including broadcaster Al-Jazeera.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8296b8d263154249b6cede35893e61d5Detroit plays tough in accidental shootings involving kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff8d1e4091a9456ea875dd1121cd3dc9Wed, 24 May 2017 07:27:14 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The father raced to the bedroom, cried out and punched the walls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff8d1e4091a9456ea875dd1121cd3dc9S. Korean military court convicts soldier over gay sexhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0769b852f8470889b95e42ffa0adfeWed, 24 May 2017 06:18:09 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean military court on Wednesday sentenced an army captain to a suspended prison term for having sex with a fellow male soldier in a ruling human rights groups criticized as regressive and intimidating.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0769b852f8470889b95e42ffa0adfeChina's Geely to buy Lotus, take stake in Malaysia's Protonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54d1bde3211245fa8d230afe38696c38Wed, 24 May 2017 06:37:05 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Chinese automaker Geely has agreed to buy a 49.9 percent stake in Malaysian manufacturer Proton, in a deal aimed at reviving the loss-making company.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54d1bde3211245fa8d230afe38696c38Agency-by-agency look at Trump's budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6532d34a555f424f9d5a5c7fbece68a3Wed, 24 May 2017 06:43:39 GMTHow President Donald Trump's proposed $4.1 trillion federal spending plan would affect individual government agencies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6532d34a555f424f9d5a5c7fbece68a3President Donald Trump arrives at the Vatican for meeting with Pope Francishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69c2d48dceaf42c4bf8d11f09fa92981Wed, 24 May 2017 06:25:55 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump arrives at the Vatican for meeting with Pope Francis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69c2d48dceaf42c4bf8d11f09fa92981Airlines do limit what you can photograph, video on flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6d03a60456243c499bdc11f90b9f409Wed, 24 May 2017 07:20:04 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Without the shocking video, it's unlikely that the world would have learned or cared about the violent manhandling of a 69-year-old man on a plane last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6d03a60456243c499bdc11f90b9f409Cabinet members head to Capitol Hill to defend Trump budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35363cd30dda4d1b831df23f1c3bd3b5Wed, 24 May 2017 06:57:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Top officials in President Donald Trump's Cabinet are heading to Capitol Hill to defend his plans to cut domestic programs and parry Democratic criticism of his tax proposals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35363cd30dda4d1b831df23f1c3bd3b53 police officers killed, 2 injured by bomb blast in Kenyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8205fb2c09a5427e8f925492883baf62Wed, 24 May 2017 07:38:49 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Three police officers were killed and two others injured when their vehicle ran over an improvised bomb near Kenya's eastern border with Somalia, a Kenyan official said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8205fb2c09a5427e8f925492883baf62Many states have laws intended to keep kids away from gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddcbc623aeef46eaa2045098250c0781Wed, 24 May 2017 07:25:41 GMTMany states have adopted laws that make it a crime for adult gun owners to allow children to access or possess their firearms, particularly when they are used to injure. In some cases, these laws are intended to reduce violent crime among youths.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddcbc623aeef46eaa2045098250c0781Forsythe, Dodgers win it in 13th after Kershaw duels Lynnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e453a083ea7b48698fa72d38c652861bWed, 24 May 2017 07:38:28 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Logan Forsythe batted in the Los Angeles Dodgers lineup for the first time in a month and promptly struck out in his first four at-bats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e453a083ea7b48698fa72d38c652861bA gunshot and a child is dead: Should anyone be punished?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8c08ca356484da8901a35cbae9bc2a6Wed, 24 May 2017 07:22:29 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Amy Pittman learned on her first day in jail to bottle up her grief.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8c08ca356484da8901a35cbae9bc2a6AP FACT CHECK: Budget chief slams Obama growth forecasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6d580ca1d624a11a56d165344452ee6Wed, 24 May 2017 07:20:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney, defending an administration that promises more economic growth than many think it can deliver, said Tuesday it's the Obama administration that went overboard in its forecasts for growth. His indictment glosses over significant differences in the economy now and then.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6d580ca1d624a11a56d165344452ee6NATO rolls out the red carpet, buffs its image for Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f57ca75a8572480d82e7d01fb7573a76Wed, 24 May 2017 06:51:57 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO is not only rolling out the red carpet for U.S. President Donald Trump in Brussels Thursday, but the military alliance — which Trump has declared obsolete — has been busy repackaging its image and is ready to unveil a new headquarters worth 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion).http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f57ca75a8572480d82e7d01fb7573a76Analysis: Budget shows Trump's trouble figuring out Congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/056246367cd34d469e7813cfc6f5b0e0Wed, 24 May 2017 07:12:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's first budget proposal, snubbed by some Republican allies, is just the latest example of an administration that seems at times clueless or indifferent toward Congress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/056246367cd34d469e7813cfc6f5b0e0Playboy model who shot nude of unwitting woman due in courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/476896a7add1481eaf9e2f90b228e048Wed, 24 May 2017 07:11:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Playboy centerfold who ignited a backlash of criticism when she secretly snapped a photo of a naked 71-year-old woman in a locker room and posted it online mocking the woman's body is expected to appear in court Wednesday to resolve a criminal charge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/476896a7add1481eaf9e2f90b228e048Alaska aquiver: State hosts plate tectonics research efforthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/620c5428cf504112b31e6cd003b646d4Wed, 24 May 2017 07:06:40 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska averages 40,000 earthquakes per year, with more large quakes than the other 49 states combined, and America's shakiest state is about to have its ground examined like never before.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/620c5428cf504112b31e6cd003b646d4Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military winshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb77ffc653b8404a8a822e90387cd11bWed, 24 May 2017 06:49:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The poor and the disabled are big losers in President Donald Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal while the Pentagon is a big winner.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb77ffc653b8404a8a822e90387cd11bTrump's health care budget means deep cuts for safety nethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a0004847b1f4d6db6655aa8a87bd104Wed, 24 May 2017 07:33:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular health insurance programs that are part of the social safety net. Trump campaigned for president on a promise to improve health care.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a0004847b1f4d6db6655aa8a87bd104Philippine church says priest, churchgoers taken hostagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5f315d752649b187d25212335cf613Wed, 24 May 2017 06:22:30 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine Roman Catholic church leader says a priest and several churchgoers have been taken hostage from a cathedral by gunmen in a southern city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5f315d752649b187d25212335cf613Moment of reflection to be held for slain college studenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5753c464e6974a1cb025050b4179a103Wed, 24 May 2017 07:38:37 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A moment of reflection is scheduled for the Bowie State University student who was slain over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5753c464e6974a1cb025050b4179a103States rejecting bills intended to keep guns away from kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ad55565d9dc48b19101238de2c2c6bbWed, 24 May 2017 07:23:20 GMTIn state after state, proposals that would create or toughen laws intended to keep kids from getting ahold of unsecured guns have stalled — caught up in a debate over whether they are effective prevention measures or just government overreach.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ad55565d9dc48b19101238de2c2c6bbThe Latest: Hostages taken at church in southern Philippineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e163002452404b368b69f58649d3e956Wed, 24 May 2017 06:34:59 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on the siege of a Philippine city that led President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law in the south (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e163002452404b368b69f58649d3e956The Latest: Trump arrives at Vatican to meet with Popehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faada06ad461444f8d745f55c5210e93Wed, 24 May 2017 06:34:54 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faada06ad461444f8d745f55c5210e93Military presence stepped up as Britain faces raised threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c2ee4e026c44fd29991e83aba955f21Wed, 24 May 2017 07:32:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britons will find armed troops at vital locations after the official threat level was raised to its highest point following a suicide bombing that killed 22.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c2ee4e026c44fd29991e83aba955f21The Latest: Philippine police go on nationwide alerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46c4bc2348354e3f92129fdb73c7fa59Wed, 24 May 2017 07:52:16 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on the siege of a Philippine city that led President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law in the south (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46c4bc2348354e3f92129fdb73c7fa59Trump's food stamp cuts face hard sell in Congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6022adc2aa0949a8b2d9d2f0cd3f186eWed, 24 May 2017 06:33:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget builds on more than two decades of Republican efforts to cut food stamps.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6022adc2aa0949a8b2d9d2f0cd3f186eThe Latest: French minister says attacker had been to Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be172847c7b46e3aed7da66a99da808Wed, 24 May 2017 07:48:59 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be172847c7b46e3aed7da66a99da808LEADING OFF: Sale tries for 9th double-digit K game in rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4c3b105b493480cbc982acc7b8bf23fWed, 24 May 2017 06:53:25 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4c3b105b493480cbc982acc7b8bf23fMoody's cuts China rating citing rising debt, slowing growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7a1ac56006640a9b580491e11811a2cWed, 24 May 2017 06:29:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has criticized a decision by the Moody's rating agency to cut its rating for Chinese government debt and defended Beijing's finances and economic reforms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7a1ac56006640a9b580491e11811a2cMoody's cuts China credit rating over rising debthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/288d94e7a77d4f2bbdfd0dd5da04fe74Wed, 24 May 2017 07:29:56 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Moody's ratings agency on Wednesday cut China's credit rating due to surging debt, prompting a protest by Beijing and highlighting challenges faced by communist leaders as they overhaul a slowing economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/288d94e7a77d4f2bbdfd0dd5da04fe74The Latest: Activists project message on St. Peter's domehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbf316de1570408cb9d682558b81b043Wed, 24 May 2017 07:42:55 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbf316de1570408cb9d682558b81b043China shuts some live streaming sites, punishes companieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821cc8e0e89649fc9953c76d60dfd6bfWed, 24 May 2017 07:38:28 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down 10 platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved content considered superstitious and harmful to minors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821cc8e0e89649fc9953c76d60dfd6bfPick 6: Gary, Evans, Sweat are defenders set to rise in '17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98069c37e31f4eee8eddedbe24a67325Wed, 24 May 2017 06:52:05 GMTIn his first season as a starter, Malik Hooker blossomed into one of the best defensive players in college football.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98069c37e31f4eee8eddedbe24a67325China shuts only undersea coal mine amid production reboundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efd3a9359a3249b5902dbc92d7b58d2bWed, 24 May 2017 07:02:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China is shutting down its only undersea coal mine, state-run newspapers reported Wednesday, as the government struggles to rein in rising production that threatens to frustrate a planned shift to cleaner-burning fuels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efd3a9359a3249b5902dbc92d7b58d2bPriest among 14 hostages taken in siege of Philippines cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5a3832fc6a24d95ac7770932cb56f5bWed, 24 May 2017 07:11:37 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Muslim extremists abducted a Catholic priest and more than a dozen churchgoers while laying siege to a southern Philippine city overnight, burning buildings, ambushing soldiers and hoisting flags of the Islamic State group, officials said Wednesday. President Rodrigo Duterte has declared martial law in the southern third of the nation and warned he would enforce it harshly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5a3832fc6a24d95ac7770932cb56f5bHaving previously clashed, Trump and Pope Francis meethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb25428543a14cbf932aed99c13597ffWed, 24 May 2017 07:23:28 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis, the famously humble pontiff with whom he has publicly clashed, concluding his tour of the ancestral homes of the world's three largest monotheistic religions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb25428543a14cbf932aed99c13597ffColumn: Just say no when it comes to hosting Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e03acf9d4583497287c2e6c62f4d10faWed, 24 May 2017 06:53:00 GMTIt never figured to end well for Rio.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e03acf9d4583497287c2e6c62f4d10faUnited CEO likely to face investor questions about dragginghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/427936106789429bafa9b9bf248be6d1Wed, 24 May 2017 07:23:42 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz is likely to face questions from shareholders Wednesday about the rough removal of a passenger from a flight, an incident that sparked weeks of bad publicity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/427936106789429bafa9b9bf248be6d1Alabama inmate fights to halt execution, 'won't give up'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f026cbffcf5d405496b67b3613b92038Wed, 24 May 2017 07:15:39 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Tommy Arthur has had his execution postponed seven times since 2001, so many delays that victims' rights advocates derisively call him the "Houdini" of death row. He says he is innocent and is fighting for an eighth reprieve, but he is losing optimism: "They are going to kill me this time."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f026cbffcf5d405496b67b3613b92038Tensions in their past, Trump and Pope Francis meethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/758a480e0c6e45cfa8e148c418ce7befWed, 24 May 2017 06:56:43 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Concluding his tour of the ancestral homes of the world's three largest monotheistic religions, President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis, the famously humble pontiff with whom he has publicly clashed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/758a480e0c6e45cfa8e148c418ce7befThe Latest: Pope Francis, President Trump exchange giftshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c15bef86b649aeb3d66ec79c6d3058Wed, 24 May 2017 07:27:36 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c15bef86b649aeb3d66ec79c6d3058Key benchmarks in President Donald Trump's budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e7e517541e465cb5330e045a7c9933Wed, 24 May 2017 06:42:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump sent Congress his recommended budget for the coming fiscal year. It includes steep cuts to many programs relied on by the poor, such as Medicaid and food stamps, and greater spending on the military.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e7e517541e465cb5330e045a7c9933After 3-hour rain delay, Adams lifts Braves over Pirateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55eb8a45cf474d13897298d095b3db48Wed, 24 May 2017 06:51:01 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Filling in for fan favorite Freddie Freeman, Matt Adams is doing everything he can to quickly endear himself to his new home crowd.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55eb8a45cf474d13897298d095b3db48The Latest: Pope Francis meets first lady Melania Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ddf173828cc4fdcac6ae6ad4514e527Wed, 24 May 2017 07:12:40 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ddf173828cc4fdcac6ae6ad4514e527President Donald Trump, Pope Francis open their meeting at the Vaticanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd9a93867c3b44b696c50a6af8f95fd8Wed, 24 May 2017 06:36:26 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump, Pope Francis open their meeting at the Vatican.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd9a93867c3b44b696c50a6af8f95fd8Bour's four hits helps Marlins hold off Athletics 11-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1edfd1333fd41e88b04b8a587dbf039Wed, 24 May 2017 06:42:16 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Marlins manager Don Mattingly was clearly pleased after his ballclub's best offensive output of the season. He was hardly in a mood to celebrate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1edfd1333fd41e88b04b8a587dbf039Coroner: Police should have moved in earlier in Sydney siegehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/889a851809e64a968a6c9eeb37833609Wed, 24 May 2017 06:27:12 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Police responding to a deadly hostage crisis in a Sydney cafe underestimated the gunman's threat and should have stormed the building earlier, rather than waiting to act until the gunman had killed a captive, a coroner said Wednesday after concluding a 2 1/2-year inquiry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/889a851809e64a968a6c9eeb37833609Texas Senate revives full bathroom bill with late-night movehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21e554472d8e4b9f9a1ccf7428d70603Wed, 24 May 2017 06:50:45 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Republican-controlled Legislature is tying itself in knots over a transgender "bathroom bill."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21e554472d8e4b9f9a1ccf7428d70603The Latest: Trump meets with Pope for first timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/284c0ca9e64e4ea38312cbc1cbce6673Wed, 24 May 2017 06:46:45 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/284c0ca9e64e4ea38312cbc1cbce6673