FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:57:26 -07:00Tony Gwynn Jr. follows dad in brewing as well as baseballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcb05038a87d4a2f8a039f8c02e3fb9eSun, 23 Apr 2017 13:47:14 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Wearing safety goggles and glancing at his watch, Tony Gwynn Jr. waits for the right moment to add hops to a kettle of boiling water and malted barley as he tweaks his craft beer recipe on a two-keg system dwarfed by giant tanks at AleSmith Brewing Co.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcb05038a87d4a2f8a039f8c02e3fb9eFBI boss Comey arrives in New Zealand ahead of conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9af02b07ca34b1fb44f5c7d4282ef37Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:14:28 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — FBI Director James Comey arrived in New Zealand on Sunday ahead of a conference, although officials were being cagey about the exact nature of his visit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9af02b07ca34b1fb44f5c7d4282ef37With Supreme Court seat filled, GOP looks to lower courtshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6cd62cd486f49f5bf5894597fb47845Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:17:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have put President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee on the bench, and they're now in a position to fill dozens more federal judgeships — and reshape some of the nation's highest courts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6cd62cd486f49f5bf5894597fb47845Public window on financial complaints could be closing soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/501b80c3569f467f90efa1fbb6be969aSun, 23 Apr 2017 12:20:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers filed nearly 300,000 complaints last year about their dealings with banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies. Most of those complaints were compiled and made available for anyone to see as part of a database administered by the federal government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/501b80c3569f467f90efa1fbb6be969aThe Latest: Topless activists detained as Le Pen casts votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d01c20678284990b4beefefd0abec87Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:34:57 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d01c20678284990b4beefefd0abec8711 candidates vie for French presidency in high-stakes racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00b37aef91f1407aa2b4bc38a9fd4937Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:24:21 GMTPARIS (AP) — From far left to far right, young to old, 11 candidates are vying for France's presidency in an election that is being watched as an indicator of populism's global appeal. The traditional contenders are joined — and often have been overshadowed during the campaign — by rivals pledging to scrap long-held expectations, such as France's participation in the European Union and NATO.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00b37aef91f1407aa2b4bc38a9fd4937Crime victims: Alabama is wrong to post personal info onlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46aa270b676c49f2bb8d1a63fbe0b50fSun, 23 Apr 2017 13:32:16 GMTTiffany Lawson's ex-boyfriend kicked in her door, beat her and poured hot cooking oil onto her face, back and legs in Birmingham, Alabama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46aa270b676c49f2bb8d1a63fbe0b50fAuthor and conservationist Kuki Gallmann shot in Kenyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e96fdc2924c4df49546e349a6699af1Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:29:00 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought, officials said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e96fdc2924c4df49546e349a6699af1Duterte says he can be 50 times more brutal than terroristshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9b8e5841ef6477ab2a4f015f6dd7ad5Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:01:36 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Sunday that he could be "50 times" more brutal than Muslim militants who stage beheadings and said he could even "eat" the extremists if they're captured alive by troops.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9b8e5841ef6477ab2a4f015f6dd7ad5Roadside bomb in Somalia kills 8 soldiers, police sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19cc1b0afe8548fa926e46dd5ebabd1cSun, 23 Apr 2017 11:08:03 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police official says a roadside bomb in a remote town in Somalia's semiautonomous state of Puntland has killed eight soldiers and injured three others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19cc1b0afe8548fa926e46dd5ebabd1cIranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d921c5928c243b8b35ba2d395b4a166Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:28:18 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian presidential candidate said Sunday the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers has failed to lift sanctions or improve the country's economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d921c5928c243b8b35ba2d395b4a166The Latest: Voter turnout in France so far similar to 2012http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ce3dfccdbc44c3da363917a5460cd8cSun, 23 Apr 2017 11:21:00 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ce3dfccdbc44c3da363917a5460cd8cCommunity reluctantly bidding farewell to 600-year-old treehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23dab575dc814535b3709f58941278cdSun, 23 Apr 2017 13:12:14 GMTBERNARDS, N.J. (AP) — For hundreds of years, an imposing white oak tree has watched over a New Jersey community and a church, providing protection from the blazing summer sun, serving as a scenic backdrop for thousands of photos and — according to legend — was a picnic site for George Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23dab575dc814535b3709f58941278cdMary Keitany breaks a marathon record with 3rd London winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1986a06efa94d6791cf507e13337b31Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:28:40 GMTLONDON (AP) — Kenyan runner Mary Keitany broke Paula Radcliffe's women-only marathon world record on Sunday with a third victory in London, while Daniel Wanjiru won the men's race for the first time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1986a06efa94d6791cf507e13337b31Global finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump White Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14907c38d80a417faa49a06eb960de1fSun, 23 Apr 2017 09:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Global finance leaders sought to avoid conflict with the Trump administration over trade and environmental policy and welcomed signs the world economy is pulling out of the doldrums.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14907c38d80a417faa49a06eb960de1fTight, tense French presidential vote echoes around worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f39420d2cf04960874f4f6528f7e231Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:24:42 GMTPARIS (AP) — As French voters cast ballots for president Sunday, they're making a choice that will resonate far beyond France's borders, from Syrian battlefields to Hong Kong trading floors and the halls of the U.N. Security Council.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f39420d2cf04960874f4f6528f7e231Study: Whale and boat collisions may be more commonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9629ee1678354438b7d3a19b14391e42Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:29:10 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A group of marine scientists says collisions of whales and boats off of the New England coast may be more common than previously thought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9629ee1678354438b7d3a19b14391e42Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in "Happy Days," dies at 56http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/149dea13e75844229f79e55043c678a7Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:09:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died. She was 56.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/149dea13e75844229f79e55043c678a7Kuboya wins in playoff to capture Panasonic Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a1796065d054ff48439ca0bd9a2042bSun, 23 Apr 2017 09:33:49 GMTNODA, Japan (AP) — Kenichi Kuboya of Japan beat compatriot Katsumasa Miyamoto in the first playoff hole on Sunday to win the Panasonic Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a1796065d054ff48439ca0bd9a2042bIslamic State attacks Iraq police base, 1 killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9986d664727c4b57a34d9d1ecb9e6d71Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:16:57 GMTIRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi officials say Islamic State militants have attacked a police base in a town that is being used as a staging ground for the Mosul offensive, killing at least one policeman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9986d664727c4b57a34d9d1ecb9e6d71Hawks deliver early playoff KO, romp past Wizards 116-98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6063694383f2445c85cc241b345b6989Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:01:41 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Hawks are back in the series, and the bad blood with the Washington Wizards shows no signs of letting up.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6063694383f2445c85cc241b345b6989Scams push foreclosure fraud to limit, taking victims' homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc567d3c34cc4c29886814256fe65a91Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:19:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The phone call came as Raymond Murray neared the bottom of his luck. His wife had died, his career had been ended by injuries, and struggling to get by on his disability check, he had scraped together just enough to pay a lawyer to avoid imminent foreclosure on his modest Brooklyn home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc567d3c34cc4c29886814256fe65a91The Latest: Long lines in Montreal as French nationals votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28581f92a3bc44e6a89936348b66ddbdSun, 23 Apr 2017 12:48:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28581f92a3bc44e6a89936348b66ddbdSyrian troops capture central town after heavy clasheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73e8dcde52fa400d986416547f60aee9Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:57:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have captured a central town and adjacent villages, boosting security in nearby areas loyal to President Bashar Assad, and marched deeper into a rebel-held neighborhood of Damascus, Syrian state media and an opposition monitoring group said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73e8dcde52fa400d986416547f60aee9Sasnovich puts Belarus on verge of first Fed Cup finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9912a750f34949ebb8d20992955daed9Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:02:16 GMTMINSK, Belarus (AP) — Aliaksandra Sasnovich put Belarus one win away from its first Fed Cup final Saturday, upsetting Swiss favorite Timea Bacsinszky.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9912a750f34949ebb8d20992955daed9Blogger found stabbed to death in the Maldiveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77ab8c0eaa9c47b29f7ea8fd653ef647Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:20:51 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police in the Maldives said Sunday that they're investigating the stabbing death of a prominent blogger and social media activist.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77ab8c0eaa9c47b29f7ea8fd653ef647No one detained over South Sudan civilian killings, UN sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c27fe6149b34303b2dffdd769d2ccfaSun, 23 Apr 2017 10:20:08 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United Nations' top human rights official in South Sudan says no one has been detained in connection with recent killings of civilians in the western town of Wau.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c27fe6149b34303b2dffdd769d2ccfaThe Latest: Hollande urges French to vote in electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b437dbbcea543f683e847df0ea69230Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:10:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b437dbbcea543f683e847df0ea69230Human rights advocate found stabbed to death in the Maldiveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5e9a6b3742495e89af94d39a78c6bfSun, 23 Apr 2017 10:48:30 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police in the Maldives said Sunday that they're investigating the stabbing death of a prominent blogger and human rights advocate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5e9a6b3742495e89af94d39a78c6bfNorth Carolina civil rights center faces conservative irehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61b45e7c33934edd880a8b74b8838962Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:53:09 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives as they work to leave their mark on the state's higher education system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61b45e7c33934edd880a8b74b8838962German nationalists elect top duo for general electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d1cecb389640e39a256c7ab097323fSun, 23 Apr 2017 13:33:21 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party's best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said she would no longer be available.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d1cecb389640e39a256c7ab097323fBaby bump: Birthing giraffe becomes a cash cow for tiny zoohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f4889f805bb432a97302ce99b3c2338Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:13:16 GMTApril the giraffe has become a cash cow for a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a YouTube video livestream of her pregnancy and birth of an incredibly cute calf that has riveted viewers around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f4889f805bb432a97302ce99b3c2338Ceremonies mark liberation of 2 Nazi camps 72 years agohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e30caf79350b43699f62e84b2e7870b1Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:36:00 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Holocaust survivors and officials have gathered at the memorial sites of former concentration camps Bergen-Belsen in northern Germany and Sachsenhausen near Berlin to commemorate the liberation of the camps 72 years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e30caf79350b43699f62e84b2e7870b1Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71402f598cad48ca8e5fe452338db575Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:40:16 GMTMILFORD, Pa. (AP) — As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about his father's influence on the gunman, a college dropout and ne'er-do-well who lived with his parents into his 30s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71402f598cad48ca8e5fe452338db575Report: Anti-Semitism rises, but violence against Jews fallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7206871f7415479ab246d0cd7bfeb359Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:48:13 GMTTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Violent attacks on Jews dropped for a second straight year in 2016, but other forms of anti-Semitism are on the rise worldwide, particularly on U.S. university campuses, according to a report released Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7206871f7415479ab246d0cd7bfeb359Wiesberger win playoff to capture Shenzhen Internationalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad13a1e4c90f4aab8735ce99a9909e94Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:55 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Austrian Bernd Wiesberger beat England's Tommy Fleetwood in a playoff on Sunday to win the Shenzhen International.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad13a1e4c90f4aab8735ce99a9909e94British police arrest suspect in nightclub acid attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daa8c64d4b3946eb9461b38ad2323acfSun, 23 Apr 2017 10:17:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police say they have arrested the boyfriend of a reality TV performer sought in connection to an acid attack at an east London nightclub.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daa8c64d4b3946eb9461b38ad2323acfFrench presidential election, by the numbershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afeb0bf770264500969e4a062af5349dSun, 23 Apr 2017 09:27:14 GMTPARIS (AP) — A quick look at the logistics of France's presidential election, which sees voting for the first round Sunday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afeb0bf770264500969e4a062af5349dSaudi king names son as US envoy as ties boosted with Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6648f2a5fdbd4b28a4dc2fd6b3ff2b93Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:47:51 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman issued a decree late Saturday naming one of his sons, an air force pilot who has taken part in coalition strikes against the Islamic State group, as the kingdom's new ambassador to the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6648f2a5fdbd4b28a4dc2fd6b3ff2b93Saudis reinstate public sector perks after 7-month cutbackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ac76d4b7e4b4432ac104338761b0ea1Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:20:13 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree reinstating public sector perks after a drop in oil prices forced the kingdom to curb big-ticket spending and implement sensitive austerity measures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ac76d4b7e4b4432ac104338761b0ea1Israeli police: Palestinian stabs 4 in Tel Avivhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9d46b22c7fe4d1385611e9526d78bf0Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:37:01 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded four people in Tel Aviv before being arrested Sunday, the latest violence in a wave of attacks by Palestinians in the last year and a half, Israeli police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9d46b22c7fe4d1385611e9526d78bf0France begins presidential vote in test for populismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0417d1e05170487d905e064085edcbc8Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:17:57 GMTPARIS (AP) — Amid heightened security, French voters began casting ballots for their next president Sunday in a first-round poll that's seen as a litmus test for the spread of populism around the world and a vote on the future of Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0417d1e05170487d905e064085edcbc8Pentagon chief visits African nation home to key US basehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9399506b497948568fb81ac89df608c0Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:13:38 GMTDJIBOUTI (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Sunday visited Djibouti to bolster ties with the tiny and impoverished African country that is home to an important base for U.S. counterterrorism forces, including drones.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9399506b497948568fb81ac89df608c0The Latest: French voting site reopens after security scarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35dfd5ab307146888b11569d93715bbcSun, 23 Apr 2017 10:21:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35dfd5ab307146888b11569d93715bbcFrance begins voting in presidential poll amid high securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ac1944bc4048fba53bb727ac2b05ffSun, 23 Apr 2017 10:04:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — Amid heightened security, French voters began casting ballots for their next president Sunday in a first-round poll that's seen as a litmus test for the spread of populism around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ac1944bc4048fba53bb727ac2b05ffNovelist and conservationist Kuki Gallman shot in Kenyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a7a093531e24acba6f9bc4be4085b96Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:07:44 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan police official says novelist and conservationist Kuki Gallman has been shot and injured at her ranch after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a7a093531e24acba6f9bc4be4085b96Plight of Palestinian refugees now spans 5 generationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff11f9f169e8429698ecc9866602dac1Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:45:03 GMTJERASH CAMP, Jordan (AP) — As a boy, Palestinian Abdullah Abu Massoud fled the war over the birth of Israel in 1948 and sought refuge in the nearby Gaza Strip.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff11f9f169e8429698ecc9866602dac1International mission member killed in Ukraine blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52501b6cfc0541d4bda6a2862e757f30Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:38:48 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A member of the OSCE's monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine has died and at least one other was injured after their vehicle was blown up by a mine in the Luhansk region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52501b6cfc0541d4bda6a2862e757f30NKorea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held therehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9a153998b6744c9aa02cea72b23535eSun, 23 Apr 2017 12:11:48 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9a153998b6744c9aa02cea72b23535eBarcelona leaves Neymar out of 'clasico' against Madridhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d709de89ba84881aecfcdeb66549bceSun, 23 Apr 2017 09:42:55 GMTMADRID (AP) — Barcelona has decided to leave Neymar out of the decisive "clasico" against Real Madrid because of the legal uncertainty over an appeal to overturn his suspension.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d709de89ba84881aecfcdeb66549bce