FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 May 2017 01:04:24 -07:00Hack, fake story expose real tensions between Qatar, Gulf, 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. plays tough in accidental shootings involving kids, 24 May 2017 07:27:14 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The father raced to the bedroom, cried out and punched the walls. Korean military court convicts soldier over gay sex, 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.'s Geely to buy Lotus, take stake in Malaysia's Proton, 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. look at Trump's budget, 24 May 2017 06:43:39 GMTHow President Donald Trump's proposed $4.1 trillion federal spending plan would affect individual government agencies. Donald Trump arrives at the Vatican for meeting with Pope Francis, 24 May 2017 06:25:55 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump arrives at the Vatican for meeting with Pope Francis. do limit what you can photograph, video on flights, 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. members head to Capitol Hill to defend Trump budget, 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. police officers killed, 2 injured by bomb blast in Kenya, 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. states have laws intended to keep kids away from guns, 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., Dodgers win it in 13th after Kershaw duels Lynn, 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. gunshot and a child is dead: Should anyone be punished?, 24 May 2017 07:22:29 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Amy Pittman learned on her first day in jail to bottle up her grief. FACT CHECK: Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast, 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. rolls out the red carpet, buffs its image for Trump, 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). Budget shows Trump's trouble figuring out Congress, 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. model who shot nude of unwitting woman due in court, 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. aquiver: State hosts plate tectonics research effort, 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. and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins, 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.'s health care budget means deep cuts for safety net, 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. church says priest, churchgoers taken hostage, 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. of reflection to be held for slain college student, 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. rejecting bills intended to keep guns away from kids, 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. Latest: Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines, 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): Latest: Trump arrives at Vatican to meet with Pope, 24 May 2017 06:34:54 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): presence stepped up as Britain faces raised threat, 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. Latest: Philippine police go on nationwide alert, 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):'s food stamp cuts face hard sell in Congress, 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. Latest: French minister says attacker had been to Syria, 24 May 2017 07:48:59 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester (all times local): OFF: Sale tries for 9th double-digit K game in row, 24 May 2017 06:53:25 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:'s cuts China rating citing rising debt, slowing growth, 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.'s cuts China credit rating over rising debt, 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. Latest: Activists project message on St. Peter's dome, 24 May 2017 07:42:55 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): shuts some live streaming sites, punishes companies, 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. 6: Gary, Evans, Sweat are defenders set to rise in '17, 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. shuts only undersea coal mine amid production rebound, 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. among 14 hostages taken in siege of Philippines city, 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. previously clashed, Trump and Pope Francis meet, 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. Just say no when it comes to hosting Olympics, 24 May 2017 06:53:00 GMTIt never figured to end well for Rio. CEO likely to face investor questions about dragging, 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. inmate fights to halt execution, 'won't give up', 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." in their past, Trump and Pope Francis meet, 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. Latest: Pope Francis, President Trump exchange gifts, 24 May 2017 07:27:36 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): benchmarks in President Donald Trump's budget, 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. 3-hour rain delay, Adams lifts Braves over Pirates, 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. Latest: Pope Francis meets first lady Melania Trump, 24 May 2017 07:12:40 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): Donald Trump, Pope Francis open their meeting at the Vatican, 24 May 2017 06:36:26 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump, Pope Francis open their meeting at the Vatican.'s four hits helps Marlins hold off Athletics 11-9, 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. Police should have moved in earlier in Sydney siege, 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. Senate revives full bathroom bill with late-night move, 24 May 2017 06:50:45 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Republican-controlled Legislature is tying itself in knots over a transgender "bathroom bill." Latest: Trump meets with Pope for first time, 24 May 2017 06:46:45 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):