FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:43:23 -08:00The Latest: S. Koreans still at joint factory after deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/402cd3e085ce478889db21e151f807b3Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:25:22 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on tensions between North and South Korea following Pyongyang's rocket launch (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/402cd3e085ce478889db21e151f807b394 year old former Auschwitz guard goes on trial in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70739fd70974465ab05319471467d4dbThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:50:58 GMTDETMOLD, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former Auschwitz guard went on trial Thursday on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder in western Germany, accused of serving in the death camp at a time when hundreds of thousands of Hungarian Jews were gassed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70739fd70974465ab05319471467d4dbDozens detained, life paralyzed by strike in Indian Kashmirhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d8988829ab14f49a11e9c52ddac2df8Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:29:26 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian authorities detained dozens of Kashmiri activists and placed separatist leaders under house arrest Thursday to prevent them from holding anti-India protests to mark the anniversary of a top separatist leader's hanging more than three decades ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d8988829ab14f49a11e9c52ddac2df8The Latest: Yonhap: Army readiness in event of provocationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc699aa7c834079b727a7b60140211aThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:10:44 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on tensions between North and South Korea following Pyongyang's rocket launch (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc699aa7c834079b727a7b60140211aCleanup in train crash continues in southern Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05675d0fb0d24375a9b8d27159e6fb97Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:57:53 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Emergency workers are working with two huge cranes to remove the wreckage of a head-on train crash that killed 10 people and injured dozens in southern Germany.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05675d0fb0d24375a9b8d27159e6fb97World stocks shudder as economy jitters take center stagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfbec291aa824d6faa513edc4eb26ab5Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:29:19 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Stocks shuddered again Thursday, led by a sharp drop in Hong Kong as it caught up with global market turmoil after Lunar New Year holidays. An escalation in tensions between North and South Korea added to a litany of woes for markets that were already flustered by signs of slowing global growth and the slide in oil prices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfbec291aa824d6faa513edc4eb26ab5Sweden cuts key interest rate to minus 0.50 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03079db3648941049f91065f4d3e68a0Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:39:01 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden's central bank has decided to cut its key interest rate to a record low of minus 0.50 percent, saying the measure is necessary to safeguard the bank's target of increasing inflation, which was still "not on a firm footing."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03079db3648941049f91065f4d3e68a0Gunfire that killed baby likely aimed at gang member fatherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f1504295d68494bb78b36d4a1ec40faThu, 11 Feb 2016 10:24:10 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Gunfire most likely meant for her gang member father hit a 1-year-old girl in the head and killed her in her crib in a home in Compton, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f1504295d68494bb78b36d4a1ec40faThe Latest: Yen rises sharply, stoking talk of interventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ea18052dd46443eb5f63184fe8796e0Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:53:10 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ea18052dd46443eb5f63184fe8796e0But is she honest? Caring? Clinton grapples with questionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02c5ccd5351e4b589ac036283217b6f9Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:38:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign has spent months fighting the perception that she has a shaky relationship with the truth and is disconnected from the problems facing Americans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02c5ccd5351e4b589ac036283217b6f9Carter expects NATO endorsement of anti-IS campaign planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3bf3294155843b587f1c882525c56d5Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:27:46 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says he expects a gathering of more than two dozen countries contributing to the war against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq to endorse a U.S. plan for accelerating the campaign this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3bf3294155843b587f1c882525c56d5At least 69 injured in train derailment in Egypthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1035c5876e0c4a8ba122d89d68aa4988Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:01:15 GMTCAIRO (AP) — At least 69 people were injured when a train derailed and two of its cars overturned as it was travelling north toward Cairo on Thursday, an Egyptian Health Ministry official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1035c5876e0c4a8ba122d89d68aa4988Things to know about the Oregon wildlife refuge occupationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da8155058c0e4be7a418e8a59006e176Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:21:02 GMTBURNS, Ore. (AP) — An occupation by armed protesters of a national wildlife refuge in southeastern Oregon started out with demands that two jailed ranchers be freed and that the federal government relinquish 300 square miles to local control for ranching, mining, logging and other uses. It has stretched on for more than a month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da8155058c0e4be7a418e8a59006e176Lawmakers say UK's draft online spying law needs changeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc94ee1a07e046439da0b3cce0d3e802Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:27:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British government is under pressure to amend its proposed Internet surveillance law after a committee of lawmakers said plans to make service providers retain all users' data have not been "adequately thought through."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc94ee1a07e046439da0b3cce0d3e802Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef73dea59a13409c9f123022bc58ee08Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:43:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — State and local governments would be permanently barred from taxing access to the Internet under a bipartisan compromise that Congress is a step away from sending to President Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef73dea59a13409c9f123022bc58ee08The Latest: Russia opposes plans of safe zone in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed018416f2e0435bac0078b5a8109ed8Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:20:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed018416f2e0435bac0078b5a8109ed8The Latest: European banks take a hammering in marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/224eabfe173e48f3a588a761cad0d479Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:32:01 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/224eabfe173e48f3a588a761cad0d479Rubio eyes brokered convention after NH setbackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5060d58e78c5413592023941eeb75272Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:46:21 GMTBLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) — The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party's presidential nomination that could require a brokered national convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5060d58e78c5413592023941eeb75272Societe Generale shares slump on profit warninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c6c8c66bdc04c8caaca9f07b2004ba9Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:55:52 GMTPARIS (AP) — Shares in Societe Generale slumped Thursday after the French bank warned it would not achieve a targeted increase in profitability this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c6c8c66bdc04c8caaca9f07b2004ba9Several states seek to block 2nd trimester abortion methodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b83866c94ec42528e01e1a04c7cc3c3Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:33:07 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Abortion opponents in Mississippi, West Virginia and several other states are filing bills to ban an abortion procedure commonly used in the second trimester that opponents describe as dismembering a fetus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b83866c94ec42528e01e1a04c7cc3c3School bus crash in French port city kills 6 childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0fd94d2acea45d78638faeecccbf01fThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:00:26 GMTPARIS (AP) — Six French children were killed Thursday when the part of a truck swung open and raked through their school bus in a town on the country's Atlantic coast, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0fd94d2acea45d78638faeecccbf01fPakistan army confirms death sentences for 12 militantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/166daac2c80046b5ac994688555de891Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:32:12 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's military says the country's powerful army chief, Gen. Raheel Sharif, has confirmed death sentences awarded by military courts to 12 "hardcore terrorists" over their involvement in a series of attacks against security forces.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/166daac2c80046b5ac994688555de891The Latest: European stocks sink, tracking Asia lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3306e895cd164b7c836219c370e4820bThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:14:56 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3306e895cd164b7c836219c370e4820bN. Korea orders military takeover of inter-Korean factoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39acd50c0f8248e782978975e7c201eaThu, 11 Feb 2016 10:17:51 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday ordered a military takeover of a factory park that was the last major symbol of cooperation with South Korea, saying Seoul's suspension of operations at the jointly run facility was a "dangerous declaration of war."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39acd50c0f8248e782978975e7c201eaN. Korea vows to deport all S. Koreans from factory parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2c7312bac7445f393d3c870b185a631Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:41:41 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday vowed to immediately deport all South Korean nationals and freeze all South Korean assets at a jointly run factory park in the North, a swift, aggressive response to the South Korean decision to suspend operations at the former symbol of inter-Korean cooperation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2c7312bac7445f393d3c870b185a631Viewers' Guide: Post-NH, a tense Clinton-Sanders rematchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/819a121f502e4aefa506c8597821a7ecThu, 11 Feb 2016 08:49:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Grudge match.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/819a121f502e4aefa506c8597821a7ecA look at Japan's complex relationship with North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54548883c96246268b5106f41e2bd61aThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:16:52 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan has a troubled and complicated relationship with North Korea. The two countries have no diplomatic ties, but there are tens of thousands of pro-Pyongyang ethnic Koreans who live in Japan and still have relatives in the North.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54548883c96246268b5106f41e2bd61a2 alleged human smugglers on trial over Aylan Kurdi's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfba98437d9a48ea971dc5289f1d15c3Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:06:08 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two alleged people-smugglers are on trial in Turkey accused of causing the death of 3-year-old Syrian migrant boy Aylan Kurdi and four other people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfba98437d9a48ea971dc5289f1d15c3Latest: Officer shot in standoff, injuries life-threateninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fec0a6d73dd44328b2cda8567ce94351Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:33:33 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on a standoff in Fargo, North Dakota, that has left a police officer with life-threatening injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fec0a6d73dd44328b2cda8567ce94351Fargo police say officer mortally wounded after standoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ea754a0608433b9344d421c8998d27Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:32:28 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Fargo police officer was shot amid a standoff with a domestic violence suspect and was not expected to survive his injuries, police in North Dakota said early Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79ea754a0608433b9344d421c8998d27Hong Kong activists face riot charges after holiday protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c3abf3185b420abdd943ca5c5e584aThu, 11 Feb 2016 10:27:16 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Several dozen people appeared in a Hong Kong court Thursday to face rioting charges following a violent clash earlier this week between protesters and police sparked by a clampdown on holiday street food vendors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c3abf3185b420abdd943ca5c5e584aThe Latest: Russia slams US for not sharing intel in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cee7a2a4fb8846c386bcec5b4b4464b5Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:40:38 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cee7a2a4fb8846c386bcec5b4b4464b5Clinton struggles to win over younger womenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58e955ae243e4a9490ae50287677d0ffThu, 11 Feb 2016 08:35:50 GMTCONCORD, New Hampshire (AP) — For young women, political revolution is currently trumping the idea of a Madame President.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58e955ae243e4a9490ae50287677d0ffFBI arrests Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy in Portlandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8605dabe0c1b46209e21b1c68b271d9cThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:18:26 GMTCliven Bundy, the father of the jailed leader of the Oregon refuge occupation and who was the center of a standoff with federal officials in Nevada in 2014, was arrested in Portland, the FBI said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8605dabe0c1b46209e21b1c68b271d9cThe Latest: S. Korea bolsters military along western borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1917eaba246f41828ae165a193e67569Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:02:57 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on tensions between North and South Korea following Pyongyang's rocket launch (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1917eaba246f41828ae165a193e67569Next up for Democrats: Nevada, an entirely different statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02349910cd83482e98afa61203abdb96Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:59:44 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Now that Iowa and New Hampshire are in the rear-view mirror, the Democratic presidential contest shifts to markedly different terrain in Nevada, where a largely urban and diverse electorate will test the breadth of Bernie Sanders' appeal and the durability of Hillary Clinton's coalition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02349910cd83482e98afa61203abdb96Taiwan earthquake death toll rises to 59; 76 still missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b83c050487c45a382c7d9d46a5b7c2eThu, 11 Feb 2016 08:43:30 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's Ministry of Interior says the death toll from a weekend earthquake has risen to 59, with 76 people still missing and presumed trapped under the rubble of a collapsed residential building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b83c050487c45a382c7d9d46a5b7c2eThe Latest: Russia hits 1,900 targets in Syria in a weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14b098f4fdc94976a93ae92f5b383380Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:02:50 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14b098f4fdc94976a93ae92f5b383380Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democratshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96771fa932da40afa33924d424fcafd8Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:56:42 GMTMILPITAS, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96771fa932da40afa33924d424fcafd8Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smugglinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/710c814c3031450f896526e81bae6c56Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:12:47 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says NATO military authorities have been ordered to draw up plans for how the alliance could help shut down illegal migration and people smuggling across the Aegean Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/710c814c3031450f896526e81bae6c56The Latest: Shares in Societe Generale sink after warninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f456a8a026f43d09492cfa1511633ecThu, 11 Feb 2016 10:16:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f456a8a026f43d09492cfa1511633ecThe Latest: Turkey's president renews call for no-fly zonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77756f5c6c944f2888304dcda07c5be1Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:34:09 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77756f5c6c944f2888304dcda07c5be13 missing in Greek helicopter crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b74336655c3e41b3954584da39d3a7f3Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:26:09 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Authorities in Greece say three navy personnel are missing after a helicopter crash in the eastern Aegean Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b74336655c3e41b3954584da39d3a7f3Nokia says quarterly profit rose but cautions on outlookhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f629b56832ab4a86927f111fbdfb845bThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:12:45 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Nokia saw fourth quarter profit grow more than 50 percent to 498 million euros ($560 million) on a slight increase in sales, but the telecom networks company cautioned it would face some "market headwinds," especially in China.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f629b56832ab4a86927f111fbdfb845bOil price drop pushes Total profit down 26 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d784ba3810f5454ca00c46ad7be9b281Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:03:18 GMTPARIS (AP) — Total says its fourth quarter earnings skidded 26 percent as the collapse in oil prices hit another global energy giant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d784ba3810f5454ca00c46ad7be9b281Occupiers at Oregon refuge say they'll turn themselves inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed61c0661062405cbb3dd32f8f508013Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:15:57 GMTBURNS, Ore. (AP) — The last four armed occupiers of a national wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon said they would turn themselves in Thursday morning after law officers surrounded them in a tense standoff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed61c0661062405cbb3dd32f8f508013Afghan policeman opens fire on colleagues, kills 4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09c18bc5168d4e31a13d060b5f567c4cThu, 11 Feb 2016 10:36:21 GMTKANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — Four Afghan policemen were killed and another seven wounded when one of their colleagues opened fire on them in the volatile southern province of Kandahar, an official said on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09c18bc5168d4e31a13d060b5f567c4cItaly urged Egypt for help hours after student disappearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3be5c5cf7294ed1b556a83b53de689cThu, 11 Feb 2016 10:24:41 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Italian officials contacted Egyptian authorities hours after a student later found tortured to death disappeared in central Cairo last month, according to an official summary of Italian efforts to locate him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3be5c5cf7294ed1b556a83b53de689cEx-army chief's appointment as Sri Lanka lawmaker criticizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fae421f75d8446a9e6aeb63019e0c9cThu, 11 Feb 2016 09:28:50 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — An international rights group says the Sri Lankan government's decision to appoint the civil war-winning general to Parliament contradicts pledges to investigate abuses alleged to have occurred under his command.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fae421f75d8446a9e6aeb63019e0c9cIndian soldier dies after rescue from avalanche in Kashmirhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/811142bb7e9f49e98d6022fc94a6d642Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:52:26 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian army soldier rescued after six days buried under deep snow by an enormous avalanche in the Himalayan region of Kashmir died Thursday in a hospital in the Indian capital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/811142bb7e9f49e98d6022fc94a6d642