FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Nov 2015 09:47:54 -08:00Russia strikes back at Turkey with economic sanctions, 26 Nov 2015 16:59:43 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia plans to retaliate against Turkey for the downing of a warplane by imposing sanctions, cutting economic ties and scrapping major investment projects. announces first tour in five years for new album '25', 26 Nov 2015 16:30:23 GMTLONDON (AP) — Adele has announced her first tour since 2011, with a string of European dates in support of her record-breaking new album, "25." of child brides to soar in Africa, say rights groups, 26 Nov 2015 17:11:43 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The 14-year-old girl had just arrived home from school when her family told her to swap her school uniform for traditional wedding robes. While she had been sitting in her seventh grade classroom in South Africa, her male relatives had received a $570 bride price for her from a man she'd never met who was twice her age. Latest: Some victims' relatives are blaming French govt, 26 Nov 2015 16:30:50 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: Elizabeth II visits beloved Malta and Commonwealth, 26 Nov 2015 16:03:20 GMTVALLETTA, Malta (AP) — It is a bittersweet moment for Queen Elizabeth II. She is visiting a country she loves on what may be her final trip to an organization she cherishes — one that might struggle without her. Latest: Turkey summons Russian ambassador over protests, 26 Nov 2015 17:35:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local. and homeless set to break bread at Manhattan church, 26 Nov 2015 17:24:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Some Manhattan residents will leave luxury dwellings behind to dine shoulder to shoulder with the homeless on Friday in a holiday event that seemed like an experiment when it was first held last year. pledges reconnaissance aircraft, warship, satellite surveillance to help fight IS, 26 Nov 2015 17:14:54 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany pledges reconnaissance aircraft, warship, satellite surveillance to help fight IS. attack Shiite mosque in Bangladesh; 1 dead, 26 Nov 2015 16:32:37 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — At least five assailants opened fire Thursday on devotees during evening prayers at a Shiite mosque in northern Bangladesh, leaving one person dead and three others wounded, police said. robber sorry about holiday heist, 26 Nov 2015 16:00:58 GMTDELAND, Fla. (AP) — Police say a Florida man charged with robbery told a convenience store clerk he was sorry about committing the alleged crime around the Thanksgiving holiday. Railroad knew of defect before veterans killed, 26 Nov 2015 17:05:26 GMTLUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Intensive care nurse Angie Boivin had just tended to a woman whose leg was severed near the hip when she saw her husband Larry lying nearby under an American flag blanket. She says that she was with him when he took his last breath. migrants in clashes at Greece-Macedonia border, 26 Nov 2015 16:56:14 GMTIDOMENI, Greece (AP) — Hundreds of migrants stranded at Greece's northern border clashed with police Thursday while trying to force their way into Macedonia. Alabama inmate seeking freedom from death row dies, 26 Nov 2015 17:09:19 GMTBESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — An attorney says an Alabama death row inmate who was seeking to overturn his murder conviction has died. plan new guidelines on toxic algae in lakes, rivers, 26 Nov 2015 16:12:51 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — New national guidelines are being developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to protect swimmers and kayakers from the growing threats posed by toxic algae in lakes and rivers. 3 Iowa's perfect mark, playoff hopes on line at Nebraska, 26 Nov 2015 17:07:12 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — This dream season is starting to get real for third-ranked Iowa. Paris, a bittersweet Thanksgiving after deadly attacks, 26 Nov 2015 16:16:26 GMTPARIS (AP) — The turkey will be dished up with heaps of sadness for thousands of American expatriates celebrating Thanksgiving in Paris following the city's worst attacks in recent memory. hands out Thanksgiving meals to performing in concert, 26 Nov 2015 16:04:26 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Grammy-nominated rapper Jeezy went from handing out meals to performing in front of a sold-out crowd in Atlanta. Portugal about to go down the same road as Greece?, 26 Nov 2015 16:43:14 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — An anti-austerity alliance including radical leftist parties takes power. A shaky economy and huge debts menace the national economy. The rest of Europe watches with a wary eye. Boko Haram cannot be crushed by December, 26 Nov 2015 17:18:01 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's military cannot meet the president's December deadline to crush Boko Haram's Islamic uprising, and Nigerians must expect suicide bombings to continue, a government spokesman said Thursday. Latest: Teen was trying to start over, school says, 26 Nov 2015 16:47:52 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): called out for appearing to mock disability, 26 Nov 2015 17:39:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An advocacy group is offering Donald Trump sensitivity training after he appeared to mock a reporter with a disability in a South Carolina speech. begins King Tut exploration, searching for Nefertiti, 26 Nov 2015 16:18:10 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's antiquities ministry says exploration has begun inside King Tutankhamun's 3,300 year-old tomb in the search for hidden chambers that an Egyptologist believes could include Queen Nefertiti. president defends his country's pact with EU, 26 Nov 2015 16:11:06 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Ukraine's president has strongly defended a pact his country signed with the European Union, calling it "the last farewell to the Soviet Union, the last farewell to Communism." poultry producers accused of labor abuses, 26 Nov 2015 16:04:10 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Poultry exported to Europe from factories in Thailand is sometimes prepared in conditions that violate labor rights, two Scandinavian groups promoting corporate responsibility charged Thursday. The claim comes as Thailand's seafood industry is reeling from allegations that its products are tainted by major labor abuses, including slavery on fishing boats. killed by Chicago officer had broken, troubled family, 26 Nov 2015 16:40:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A black teenager shot 16 times by a white Chicago police officer was a ward of the state when he died, having spent years being shuttled between different relatives' homes and foster care from the time he was 3. Saudi prison, artist facing death says he's no atheist, 26 Nov 2015 16:27:28 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A Palestinian artist sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia for apostasy was quoted by a local news website Thursday as saying that he is not an atheist and that his case centers around a personal dispute he had with someone. authorities: Alert level in Brussels lowered to second-highest level, 26 Nov 2015 16:31:46 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities: Alert level in Brussels lowered to second-highest level. Latest: Belgian govt lowers alert level for Brussels, 26 Nov 2015 16:40:32 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: president urges personal climate pledges from nation, 26 Nov 2015 17:24:28 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Finland's president, who will head the country's delegation at the Paris climate talks, has urged Finns to cut their carbon footprint by half within 10 years. Russia is ready to closely cooperate with France in fight against terrorism, 26 Nov 2015 17:02:12 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Putin: Russia is ready to closely cooperate with France in fight against terrorism. lowered for air travel on slower China growth, 26 Nov 2015 16:37:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A weaker global economy — and a slowdown in China — will likely dampen some of the growth in air travel over the next two decades. UK must attack IS in Syria to deny group safe haven, 26 Nov 2015 17:17:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron tried to persuade reluctant lawmakers to back airstrikes on the Islamic State group in Syria, saying Thursday that the Paris attacks have given the fight new urgency and Britain owes it to key allies to act. parade features balloons, bands, heavy security, 26 Nov 2015 17:04:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Giant balloons took to the clear, sunny sky over midtown Manhattan on Thursday for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, with spectators lining up along the parade route and a heavy police presence keeping a watchful eye. man passes airport security with stolen boarding pass, 26 Nov 2015 17:06:41 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a man with a stolen boarding pass got through airport security in Salt Lake City and checked into a flight at the gate before he was caught earlier this month. Holiday means food, football, and not-too-dry turkey?, 26 Nov 2015 17:27:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says Thanksgiving is a day for food, football and hoping "the turkey didn't turn out too dry." Latest: Germany to send planes to help in IS fight, 26 Nov 2015 17:23:44 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local. meal at planned at Minneapolis protest site, 26 Nov 2015 16:34:19 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Protesters and community groups are planning a community Thanksgiving dinner outside of a Minneapolis police station where demonstrators have been camped out for more than a week. people meet for first time after 2 pairs of kidney swaps, 26 Nov 2015 16:20:41 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Four people have met for the first time since a pair of kidney swaps at a Connecticut hospital. Latest: Belgian police carry out 3 more raids, 26 Nov 2015 16:54:03 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: Koreas agree to hold high-level talks next month, 26 Nov 2015 16:43:25 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea have agreed to hold high-level talks next month to discuss ways to improve ties, Seoul officials said Friday, a sign that the rivals are following through with promised reconciliation efforts after a military standoff in August. AME to donate $1.5M to church shooting victims, 26 Nov 2015 16:54:21 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina church where nine parishioners were shot and killed in what police called a racially motivated attack earlier this year is sharing about half of the money donated to it with survivors of the attack and the families of those killed. calls for closer anti-terror cooperation and efforts for political solution in Syria, 26 Nov 2015 17:04:31 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Hollande calls for closer anti-terror cooperation and efforts for political solution in Syria. no clear-cut picture of whether Iran worked on nukes, 26 Nov 2015 16:25:23 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The U.N. atomic energy agency is preparing to wrap up a more than a decade-long probe of alleged nuclear weapons work by Iran, but its report will stop short of delivering a judgment on whether the suspicions are valid, the agency's chief said Thursday. oceanographer John Knauss dies at 90, 26 Nov 2015 16:04:35 GMTNARRAGANSETT, R.I. (AP) — A former administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration whose work is credited with highlighting the fragility of the world's oceans, has died. John A. Knauss was 90. authorities carry out 3 raids linked to Paris attacks; no arrests made, 26 Nov 2015 16:42:18 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities carry out 3 raids linked to Paris attacks; no arrests made. US off, global stocks buoyed by Europe stimulus hopes, 26 Nov 2015 17:29:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — With Wall Street closed for the Thanksgiving holiday and tensions between Russia and Turkey fading, European stock markets were buoyed Thursday by expectations that the European Central Bank will back further stimulus for the ailing 19-country eurozone economy next week. city battered by siege in pivotal battle of civil war, 26 Nov 2015 17:18:26 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — In Yemen's third largest city, residents are battling back against a months-long siege by Shiite rebels, armed by airdrops of weapons by planes from the Saudi-led coalition, with hundreds killed and food, water and medicines running short in a potentially pivotal battle in the country's protracted civil war. Latest: Berlin police raid mosque, arrest 2 suspects, 26 Nov 2015 16:11:59 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: Latest: Putin: Russia ready for anti-terror cooperation, 26 Nov 2015 17:09:47 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: Euro Tour season opens in South Africa, Basson leads, 26 Nov 2015 17:25:19 GMTMALELANE, South Africa (AP) — Christiaan Basson held the clubhouse lead in the first round of the European Tour's season-opening Alfred Dunhill Championship after play was suspended Thursday because of lightning.