FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Nov 2015 07:26:23 -08:00Art program gives Boston's homeless a place to create, 27 Nov 2015 13:53:53 GMTBOSTON (AP) — In an elegant church in one of Boston's most chic shopping districts, homeless people from across the city gather once a week to express themselves in ways not possible when living on the streets. Palestinians killed after attacking Israeli troops, 27 Nov 2015 13:05:48 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli troops shot and killed two Palestinians after they rammed their cars into soldiers in separate attacks in the West Bank on Friday as the country's defense minister urged Israelis to brace themselves for more violence, saying he cannot see an end to the near-daily Palestinian attacks. on IS city, focus of international campaign, kill 8, 27 Nov 2015 12:11:56 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A new wave of airstrikes targeting the Syrian city of Raqqa, the headquarters of the extremist Islamic State group and the focus of an international military campaign, killed at least eight people, including five children, Syrian opposition groups said Friday. seek 580 years for kidnapper of 2 NY Amish girls, 27 Nov 2015 13:27:03 GMTSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking a 580-year prison sentence for a man who sexually abused six children, including two kidnapped Amish girls in northern New York. foreign minister says Moscow will suspend visa-free travel with Turkey, 27 Nov 2015 13:58:57 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian foreign minister says Moscow will suspend visa-free travel with Turkey. military court convicts ex-counterespionage chief, 27 Nov 2015 13:51:34 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — An Algerian military tribunal has convicted the nation's long-time counterespionage chief of breaching orders and destroying documents and sentenced him to five years in prison. foreign secretary meets Tunisian leader after attack, 27 Nov 2015 13:59:57 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary has met with Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, promising his nation's support after the third deadly attack this year in Tunisia claimed by the Islamic State group. cargo ship attacked off Nigeria; 5 abducted, 27 Nov 2015 14:19:30 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Armed attackers abducted five Polish seamen from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters, Poland's government said Friday. over Chicago teen's shooting set for retail district, 27 Nov 2015 13:25:35 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — After days of protests in Chicago since the release of a video showing a black teenager shot 16 times by a white police officer, demonstrators were poised to disrupt Black Friday shopping with a march through the heart of the city's most famous retail district. One grapples major problems on the track and off, 27 Nov 2015 12:01:45 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Wounded by another predictable and dull championship, and locked in a decision-making paralysis, the end of the Formula One season comes more as a relief than a climax. Chinese brokerages say they are under investigation, 27 Nov 2015 13:04:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Three of China's biggest securities firms are under investigation in a fresh aftershock from this summer's market plunge. arrests 2 over attack on luxury hotel in Bamako, 27 Nov 2015 13:03:07 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Malian special forces have arrested two men over last week's attack on a luxury hotel in the capital, according to a statement distributed Friday morning, as the government provided a breakdown by nationality of the 20 people killed in the attack. Sandra rapidly losing strength in the Pacific, 27 Nov 2015 12:05:06 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Sandra is rapidly losing strength as it approaches Mexico's Pacific coast. causes bank customers to see billions in charges, 27 Nov 2015 14:12:04 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A technical glitch meant some First Hawaiian Bank customers logged on to their accounts to find that they appeared to be billions, or sometimes more than a trillion dollars in the red. police arrest man in 9-year-old boy's fatal shooting, 27 Nov 2015 14:21:46 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police say a 27-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal shooting this month of a 9-year-old boy on the city's South Side. Faso: 'Large-scale attack' thwarted ahead of vote, 27 Nov 2015 13:18:59 GMTOUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Security forces disrupted a "large-scale attack" in Burkina Faso, arresting 13 suspects and seizing weapons and bomb-making materials in the west near Mali's border, the security minister said Friday. shows German consumers losing confidence, 27 Nov 2015 13:18:05 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A closely-watched survey shows German consumers are losing confidence amid growing concerns of an economic slump. Islamist groups claim deadly attacks in Bangladesh, 27 Nov 2015 13:09:28 GMTBangladesh has been rocked this year by a series of deadly attacks claimed by radical Islamist groups, raising concerns about growing extremism in the mostly Sunni Muslim nation. Following is a list of the attacks. land grabs a serious problem in Kenya, 27 Nov 2015 13:45:11 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Pope Francis on Friday took aim at the injustice of land grabs by Kenya's powerful and wealthy individuals, acts that government probes have identified as a major source of conflict and ethnic tension in the country. Christmas tree sets record with 518,838 lights, 27 Nov 2015 11:59:08 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian set his third Christmas-themed world record in as many years Friday by illuminating a tree in downtown Canberra with 518,838 twinkling lights. Miss to demolish site where Faulkner wrote landmark book, 27 Nov 2015 14:25:27 GMTOXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Late one night at the University of Mississippi power plant, William Faulkner turned over a wheelbarrow, used it as a makeshift table and began writing the classic novel "As I Lay Dying" — but where in the building did he do it? 'The Bridges of Madison County' hits the road, 27 Nov 2015 13:44:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — On tour this winter is a Broadway musical about the one that got away, in more ways than one. city takes steps to probe Franco crimes, 27 Nov 2015 13:44:00 GMTMADRID (AP) — The city council in Spain's northern city of Pamplona on Friday called for an investigation into crimes allegedly committed against its residents by the dictatorship of the late Gen. Francisco Franco, making it the first city known to take such action. honors attack victims in city subdued by mourning, 27 Nov 2015 13:46:44 GMTPARIS (AP) — A subdued France paid homage Friday to those killed two weeks ago in the attacks that gripped Paris in fear and mourning, honoring each of the 130 dead by name as the president pledged to "destroy the army of fanatics" who claimed so many young lives. markets resilient despite earlier China slide, 27 Nov 2015 13:12:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — European stock markets recouped earlier losses to trade little changed Friday despite an earlier big fall in China's main stock index, which suffered in the wake of news that investigations into the securities industry has widened to include two top brokerages. calls slum conditions in Nairobi an injustice, 27 Nov 2015 14:14:55 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Visiting one of Nairobi's many shantytowns on Friday, Pope Francis denounced conditions slum-dwellers are forced to live in, saying access to safe water is a basic human right and that everyone should have dignified, adequate housing. Latest: Turkish president hopes to meet Putin soon, 27 Nov 2015 12:26:14 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local. hometown overwhelmed by roar of test-driving fans, 27 Nov 2015 12:00:31 GMTMARANELLO, Italy (AP) — In the streets of Maranello, the hometown of Ferrari, the roar of the famed sports car is no longer the occasional bragging right of a proud new owner, but a constant backdrop as a number of test-drive businesses give would-be Schumachers the chance to rev up and peel out. Latest: Russia to end visa-free travel deal with Turkey, 27 Nov 2015 13:58:28 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local. Latest: Greece sees rebound in migrant crossings, 27 Nov 2015 14:09:41 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: Latest: Black Friday, 27 Nov 2015 13:35:00 GMTShoppers had a bit of a buying appetizer on Thanksgiving, but the question remains how much they'll feast on deals on the day after the holiday. Latest: EU official says take migrants direct from camps, 27 Nov 2015 13:28:35 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: AIDS leading cause of death for African teenagers, 27 Nov 2015 14:11:23 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — While the global push to eradicate HIV may have saved over a million babies, AIDS is now the leading cause of death for African teenagers and the second most common killer for adolescents across the globe, the United Nations' agency for children said on Friday. short of strikers after James Wilson loaned out, 27 Nov 2015 12:23:23 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — As the final whistle blew on Manchester United's fourth goalless draw in its last seven matches, the boos filling Old Trafford were another indicator of disenchantment about the team's playing style. soon to open Abu Dhabi office for renewable energy, 27 Nov 2015 12:24:12 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel will soon open an office at a renewable energy agency in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates — even though the two nations have no diplomatic relations, an Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman said Friday. court orders ancient Olmec figures returned to Mexico, 27 Nov 2015 13:08:02 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A Munich civil court says it has ordered a Costa Rican art dealer living in Germany to return two ancient wooden figures to Mexico after determining they were improperly obtained and exported. town hall takes steps to probe Franco crimes, 27 Nov 2015 13:16:53 GMTMADRID (AP) — The city council in Spain's northern city of Pamplona has called for an investigation into crimes committed against its residents by the former dictatorship of late Gen. Francisco Franco, making it the first town known to take such action. Latest: Turkish president says he warned Putin, 27 Nov 2015 13:39:02 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local. Latest: Teachers to join march in Chicago's shopping hub, 27 Nov 2015 14:03:07 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): Latest: Pope Francis leaves Kenya bound for Uganda, 27 Nov 2015 13:44:29 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.) slightly heavier than Klitschko ahead of bout, 27 Nov 2015 13:52:57 GMTESSEN, Germany (AP) — Tyson Fury will hold a slight weight advantage over Wladimir Klitschko when he takes on the Ukrainian for his heavyweight titles in Duesseldorf on Saturday night. leaders to discuss Mexico dispute next month, 27 Nov 2015 13:01:47 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A dispute that could lead to Mexico's suspension from the Olympics will be discussed by IOC leaders next month. OKs visit by Russian official under EU travel ban, 27 Nov 2015 12:45:40 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's foreign ministry has defended a visit by a Russian legislator who is on a European Union sanctions list, saying restrictions do not apply for international meetings. radical Islamist groups in Bangladesh, 27 Nov 2015 11:49:03 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Gunmen attacked a Shiite mosque in Bangladesh, killing one person and wounding three others, in the latest in a wave of deadly assaults this year on foreigners, secular writers and members of the Shiite community in the Sunni-majority nation., eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project, 27 Nov 2015 12:26:24 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — Slovakia's economy minister says his country will join forces with other Central and Eastern members of the European Union to protest a recent deal to expand a pipeline that delivers natural gas directly from Russia to Germany. says Australia forced back asylum seekers, 27 Nov 2015 14:02:37 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Australian officials destroyed a boat carrying asylum seekers and then pushed them back to sea in another vessel, Indonesia said Friday. Bowl of shopping starts, 27 Nov 2015 13:38:11 GMTThe Super Bowl of shopping had an early start again this year, but the game isn't over yet. Latest: Davis Cup final in Belgium sees tight security, 27 Nov 2015 13:21:21 GMTPARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: holds funeral for diplomat killed in Saudi hajj crush, 27 Nov 2015 13:24:17 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has held a ceremonious funeral for one of its diplomats, the former ambassador to Lebanon, who was killed in the hajj stampede outside Mecca in September. of thousands of students protest in Nepalese capital, 27 Nov 2015 13:14:44 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Tens of thousands of students held hands, waved banners and chanted slogans in Nepal's capital Friday to protest against a border blockade that has caused severe shortages of fuel and an increase in food prices in the Himalayan country.