FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 31 May 2016 07:08:01 -07:00Puerto Rico's tourist industry feels economic sting of Zikahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e650b1cffee4b469c1ffc32513f011bTue, 31 May 2016 13:48:04 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — It was the wedding of one of her best friends, and Natalie Kao was going to be a bridesmaid in a fun, tropical setting on a small island just off the east coast of Puerto Rico. But the prevalence of the Zika virus across the U.S. territory gave her pause.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e650b1cffee4b469c1ffc32513f011b13-year-old girl dead, brother missing in Illinois riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29df7e2feda74dcdbb5bab9c3e1ed055Tue, 31 May 2016 13:06:09 GMTWILMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 13-year-old girl is dead and her 12-year-old brother is missing after they became trapped in water near a dam on the Kankakee River in northeastern Illinois.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29df7e2feda74dcdbb5bab9c3e1ed055Iran appeals to US to ease up on European finances for tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d7d5714805d4c6f923c6952f2f04ed3Tue, 31 May 2016 13:21:45 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Iran's foreign minister has appealed to the United States to refrain from "retribution" against European banks that want to do business with his country as it opens up to global trade ties.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d7d5714805d4c6f923c6952f2f04ed3Romania: crash fatality confirmed as CEO of pharma scam firmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc06137348247a6a9f868ddd680f20aTue, 31 May 2016 13:06:46 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian authorities have confirmed that a man killed in a car crash a week ago was the CEO of a company that had been indicted on charges of delivering heavily diluted disinfectants to hospitals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc06137348247a6a9f868ddd680f20aNATO chief says Warsaw summit comes at 'critical time'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5735761a4527468498eef78bfe63f91fTue, 31 May 2016 13:25:01 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says an upcoming summit in Warsaw comes at a "critical time" as the alliance deals with Russian assertiveness and the threat of terrorism amid other challenges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5735761a4527468498eef78bfe63f91fTexas river expected to crest at record level Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ec66145dec492c9d34182060a717f1Tue, 31 May 2016 13:20:16 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties braced for more flooding along a river that is expected to crest at a record level just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ec66145dec492c9d34182060a717f1Strikes test relevance of France's leading militant unionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2e35a1f72304b41ae6b4d41701fd3deTue, 31 May 2016 13:55:25 GMTNOTRE-DAME-DE-GRAVENCHON, France (AP) — Outside Gate A of the ExxonMobil oil refinery, the strike was fizzling.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2e35a1f72304b41ae6b4d41701fd3deWanted Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/350826b327994652bdb9b7cf019d523dTue, 31 May 2016 13:04:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A former tycoon wanted on allegations of embezzlement and fraud in Taiwan has died in a car accident in California, the island's foreign ministry confirmed on Tuesday. He had been hiding for years in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/350826b327994652bdb9b7cf019d523dDjokovic back on court at French Open after another delayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f672db91d3e6483e9ca69380bfb990a8Tue, 31 May 2016 13:49:34 GMTPARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic's fourth-round match at the French Open finally got started, albeit under a light drizzle, remnants of heavier rain that wiped out an entire day of play and caused a delay of more than an hour to Tuesday's proceedings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f672db91d3e6483e9ca69380bfb990a8Sanchez Vicario likes 'beatable' Williams' chances in Parishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ee2d017f48142c3ab9e9e6ce54d1b61Tue, 31 May 2016 13:23:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — Three-time French Open champion Arantxa Sanchez Vicario's pick to take home the title from Roland Garros this year?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ee2d017f48142c3ab9e9e6ce54d1b61The Latest: IOM updates death toll to 1,000 over last weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f37acd7878d433da22e9dda3850f629Tue, 31 May 2016 13:47:47 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f37acd7878d433da22e9dda3850f629Justices reject union appeal over Trump Taj Mahal bankruptcyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3783c83f76734394bff9703eaaa6a8a7Tue, 31 May 2016 13:41:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected a union challenge seeking to restore health and pension benefits for more than 1,000 workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3783c83f76734394bff9703eaaa6a8a7Trump fosters rivalries as in 'Celebrity Apprentice'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b7de4c1ebc640c6b7dcf3b8f00a87e9Tue, 31 May 2016 13:57:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Donald Trump acquired a pair of Atlantic City casinos in the mid-1980s, he pitted his managers against each other in a ferocious competition over everything from booking entertainers to attracting high-rolling gamblers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b7de4c1ebc640c6b7dcf3b8f00a87e9Denmark moves to ban clerics with anti-democratic viewshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7a34f51a10145d99f921c8e8685fe52Tue, 31 May 2016 13:56:29 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's government says it has secured support from lawmakers for its plan to ban foreign clerics with anti-democratic views from entering the Nordic country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7a34f51a10145d99f921c8e8685fe52Trump to detail fundraising for veterans' charitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de46b836e392447a9c5fe4f65e2c2dc4Tue, 31 May 2016 13:36:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is set to announce the charities that will receive the money he raised for veterans' causes earlier this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de46b836e392447a9c5fe4f65e2c2dc4Public-sector workers strike in Belgium, transport disruptedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ea93bdb77a43719ded58de95eff8d8Tue, 31 May 2016 13:25:10 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Strikes by public-sector employees across Belgium intensified Tuesday, with train and bus services disrupted along with schools, prisons and mail delivery as workers protested against the government's social and economic policies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ea93bdb77a43719ded58de95eff8d8After San Bernardino, counselor faces other side of crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ff98c780e44ad2abe13dacb46c4e7eTue, 31 May 2016 13:09:23 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mandy Pifer drove to the Los Angeles Police Department last week and prepared to face a fresh wave of grief.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ff98c780e44ad2abe13dacb46c4e7eMarkets Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Streethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfda3a8fa1cf4c09b2754a323b634129Tue, 31 May 2016 13:40:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfda3a8fa1cf4c09b2754a323b634129Interactive exhibits among highlights of updated Ford museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520be45015be44589cd9c577d16f36d8Tue, 31 May 2016 13:44:45 GMTGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum will reopen soon after months of renovations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520be45015be44589cd9c577d16f36d8Sentencing set for ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy in deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6e8d39141d14fb9824fb67797764724Tue, 31 May 2016 13:32:40 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A judge is scheduled to sentence a former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who was convicted of second-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6e8d39141d14fb9824fb677977647245 Matches Not to Miss at the European Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b700022b7864033979bb1ba16443f66Tue, 31 May 2016 13:25:20 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Every fourth summer, football lovers tune in to what many see as the tournament for the purists on the global calendar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b700022b7864033979bb1ba16443f66Feds: Woman repeatedly dislocated shoulder to get pain pillshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e87ff7b6aeb64bcdb3cf83a75cc7e64eTue, 31 May 2016 13:53:39 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman charged with purposely and repeatedly dislocating her shoulder so she could get painkillers is scheduled to plead guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e87ff7b6aeb64bcdb3cf83a75cc7e64eIndian comedian faces backlash for video mocking celebritieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e57fbc8105d94624b3aa436af28a315aTue, 31 May 2016 13:40:40 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in India have asked Facebook and YouTube to remove a video posted by a comedian that mocks a legendary Indian singer and a cricket player.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e57fbc8105d94624b3aa436af28a315a2 hikers rescued from shoreline of Crater Lakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50f0403448b9445da911e6086ddfc09bTue, 31 May 2016 13:10:22 GMTCRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. (AP) — Parks officials say two hikers were rescued Monday after they were stranded overnight on the shoreline of Crater Lake in south-central Oregon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50f0403448b9445da911e6086ddfc09bInternational Organization for Migration estimates more than 1,000 people dead or missing in Mediterranean over last weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098ac88b98d64bc48f9b9b6874c5fc46Tue, 31 May 2016 13:43:31 GMTGENEVA (AP) — International Organization for Migration estimates more than 1,000 people dead or missing in Mediterranean over last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/098ac88b98d64bc48f9b9b6874c5fc46High court will hear State Farm appeal in Katrina fraud casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac7a8c79f8e04e20980b87fd976980d3Tue, 31 May 2016 13:38:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider whether to overturn a jury verdict against State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. in a whistleblower case alleging fraud against the U.S. government after 2005's Hurricane Katrina.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac7a8c79f8e04e20980b87fd976980d3Scandal-hit Volkswagen makes profit despite scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/301f6387a1de455aac1200d7ce761bebTue, 31 May 2016 13:08:49 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Volkswagen saw its net profit fall 19 percent in the first three months of the year — but showed it can still make money even as it grapples with a costly scandal over cars rigged to cheat on diesel emissions tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/301f6387a1de455aac1200d7ce761bebDior in return to Blenheim Palace for Cruise showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7df3124d7ccb440a95f25d3928ff731fTue, 31 May 2016 13:02:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — Dior is returning to England's historic Blenheim Palace to unveil its Cruise collection.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7df3124d7ccb440a95f25d3928ff731fWhat's in a name? Ask the folks in Two Egg, Floridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83a133d148d4f7e84e4564fe34447c1Tue, 31 May 2016 13:59:22 GMTTWO EGG, Fla. (AP) — What came first, the Chicken or the Egg — or make that the Two Egg?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83a133d148d4f7e84e4564fe34447c1Illinois lawmakers near session's end without state budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7e89a5e1a5148b6aba1c9bbf5a769f1Tue, 31 May 2016 13:21:53 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have one day left to end an 11-month budget stalemate and pass a spending plan for next year before their spring session ends and it becomes more difficult.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7e89a5e1a5148b6aba1c9bbf5a769f1Family: California veteran behind Houston shooting rampagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10c3b26cf3924cf89fc9455e5b3bf194Tue, 31 May 2016 13:12:35 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The family of a "troubled" Army veteran from California says he was the gunman who killed one person and injured several others in a shooting at a Houston auto detail shop.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10c3b26cf3924cf89fc9455e5b3bf194Kennedy relatives visit South Africa to mark anniversaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4868ece41fe45429fc103e2dfdf4783Tue, 31 May 2016 13:35:49 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — In 1966, someone tossed a garland around Robert F. Kennedy's neck after he arrived at the Johannesburg airport at the height of white minority rule in South Africa. The American senator and civil rights advocate removed it and gestured at a "Yankee Go Home" sign, saying he was delighted that people were expressing different points of view.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4868ece41fe45429fc103e2dfdf4783Leave baby wild animals alone, new campaign stresseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/314fa5b19d2946c39141192fe0700fd9Tue, 31 May 2016 13:51:33 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota wildlife official is trying to combat a scene she sees several times every summer: A mom and her children show up carrying a box with holes poked in the top and a baby wild animal inside.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/314fa5b19d2946c39141192fe0700fd9Ronnie Wood, wife Sally Humphreys welcome twin daughtershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b12265562f54ca5b077f22afd5f4110Tue, 31 May 2016 13:35:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood has become a father again at 68 after his wife, Sally Humphreys, gave birth to twin girls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b12265562f54ca5b077f22afd5f4110McConnell says Trump has earned GOP nominationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca73ede5dce74d379dbb2dacaf355656Tue, 31 May 2016 13:18:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that while presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is "a phenomenon" and political outsider, he has earned the right to the GOP nomination and the party's support.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca73ede5dce74d379dbb2dacaf355656AP-NORC poll: Americans want nomination system changedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854ba63cdb3040ac93cb0820fdba54d9Tue, 31 May 2016 13:47:58 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Bernie Sanders' pitch for changing the way presidential candidates are chosen appears to have broad public support.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854ba63cdb3040ac93cb0820fdba54d9Big CAT scan: LSU mascot Mike the Tiger in cancer treatmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f87e96cde7446018b6e9e5e6852125cTue, 31 May 2016 13:38:03 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Call it a big CAT scan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f87e96cde7446018b6e9e5e6852125cThe Latest: Djokovic's French Open match resumes after rainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11baf2f0d74944299eba7580669d1a68Tue, 31 May 2016 13:39:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11baf2f0d74944299eba7580669d1a68German NGO Cap Anamur founder Rupert Neudeck dies at 77http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/480a566e18cc4734bc8d1bf145d19b5cTue, 31 May 2016 13:57:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Rupert Neudeck, the co-founder of Germany-based humanitarian aid group Cap Anamur, which helped to rescue more than 10,000 Vietnamese "boat people," has died, the organization said. He was 77.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/480a566e18cc4734bc8d1bf145d19b5cKenya president meets South Korean president for trade talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b7baf0826043409482173e31e1ae90Tue, 31 May 2016 13:12:14 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — South Korea's President Park Geun-hye has met Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on the second day of her three-day visit to Kenya. She received a 21-gun salute and a military guard of honor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1b7baf0826043409482173e31e1ae90The Latest: Watchdog group blames Cincinnati Zoohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/396ae815395c49f19157f0df996ad049Tue, 31 May 2016 13:11:03 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/396ae815395c49f19157f0df996ad049Indonesia detains hundreds demanding release of prisonershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec21cc06e1b6465a95d7cbbefa7ac0c0Tue, 31 May 2016 13:04:31 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police on Tuesday detained more than 300 demonstrators who were demanding the release of political prisoners in restive Papua province, a rights group said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec21cc06e1b6465a95d7cbbefa7ac0c0Messi's tax fraud case begins with player avoiding courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec1e55d4ccc241bf8385776ab590e555Tue, 31 May 2016 13:30:16 GMTMADRID (AP) — Lionel Messi's tax trial began Tuesday with the player deciding not to appear in court for early proceedings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec1e55d4ccc241bf8385776ab590e555High court rejects La. inmate's death penalty challengehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5c6b613892345258974c40a22c17db7Tue, 31 May 2016 13:46:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is rejecting a Louisiana inmate's appeal to consider a nationwide ban on the death penalty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5c6b613892345258974c40a22c17db7The Latest: Sanchez Vicario calls Williams beatable favoritehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c797100be4e945e38c90d56434572fa4Tue, 31 May 2016 13:13:19 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c797100be4e945e38c90d56434572fa4Yellowstone urges tourists to carry bear spray, just in casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6929a6057a24476aa661f47559fb1471Tue, 31 May 2016 13:49:40 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A new Yellowstone National Park campaign urging tourists to carry bear spray features celebrities like Bozeman climber Conrad Anker, whose feats include three Everest ascents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6929a6057a24476aa661f47559fb14714 Bangladeshi men convicted of terror financing in Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a80b73666a1f4c49a477c0cebbc7a0fbTue, 31 May 2016 13:11:20 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Four Bangladeshi workers held on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their own country were convicted of financing terrorism by a court in Singapore on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a80b73666a1f4c49a477c0cebbc7a0fbDirector: Zoo safe despite shooting of gorilla to save boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a2c2154989f49bb92c61f5e443e01adTue, 31 May 2016 13:08:21 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a2c2154989f49bb92c61f5e443e01adUS home prices rise in March as spring buying season beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d35b013f9a8457eb1e5b4bddd550b56Tue, 31 May 2016 13:37:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices kept climbing in March as the spring home buying season began, but so far the higher costs haven't thwarted sales.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d35b013f9a8457eb1e5b4bddd550b56Rewind! Germany's top court nixes Kraftwerk sample verdictshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42884090506403cbd343be09a5b01e8Tue, 31 May 2016 13:31:57 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk have suffered a legal setback at Germany's highest court in a suit over a two-second sample.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42884090506403cbd343be09a5b01e8