FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 May 2016 05:41:00 -07:00The Latest: Solar plane leaves California for Arizona, 02 May 2016 12:16:18 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from California to Arizona in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe (all times local): intel chief says terrorism threat "highly complex", 02 May 2016 11:48:42 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the deadly attacks in Paris and Brussels show the "highly complex" nature of the terrorism threat facing Europe. investigate after suspect stunned by police dies, 02 May 2016 11:50:26 GMTANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a suspect, who police say was intoxicated, died at a hospital after being stunned by officers during his arrest. solved? Australian says he's Bitcoin founder, 02 May 2016 11:16:01 GMTLONDON (AP) — An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, apparently ending one of the biggest mysteries in the tech world. over artistic independence threatens Asian film fest, 02 May 2016 12:21:32 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The future of Asia's largest, most-awaited film festival is in question as South Korean filmmakers threaten to boycott the red carpet over what they view as government interference. Death penalty possible for man in boater's death, 02 May 2016 11:15:56 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A 36-year-old man could face the death penalty in the death of a boater who went missing while traveling from Gulf Shores, Alabama, to the Florida Panhandle. sweep through mountain forests in north India, 02 May 2016 11:43:55 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive wildfires that have killed at least seven people in recent weeks were burning through pine forests in the mountains of northern India on Monday, including parts of two tiger reserves. criticizes US presence in the Persian Gulf, 02 May 2016 12:13:26 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Supreme Leader criticized the U.S. presence in the Persian Gulf region on Monday, saying American forces should go back to the Bay of Pigs, state media reported. new e-books offer free excerpts of upcoming works, 02 May 2016 12:00:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Free digital excerpts from upcoming works by Ann Patchett, Christina Baker Kline and T. Coraghessan Boyle are among more than 100 offerings in the preview releases "Buzz Books 2016: Fall/Winter" and "Buzz Books 2016: Young Adult Fall/Winter." bars alert: Playground concussions are on the rise, 02 May 2016 12:21:56 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved. officials: Car bombing in Baghdad kills at least 13 Shiite pilgrims commemorating death anniversary of revered Shiite imam, 02 May 2016 10:53:32 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials: Car bombing in Baghdad kills at least 13 Shiite pilgrims commemorating death anniversary of revered Shiite imam.! Secretary of state says no selfies in the voting booth, 02 May 2016 11:45:13 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — If you want to share your voting experience on social media, you'll have to find some way other than taking a photo in the voting booth. West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant says it's forbidden. tells Tribune shareholders not to vote for board, 02 May 2016 12:29:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gannett is escalating its pursuit of buy rival newspaper company Tribune, telling shareholders of Tribune not to vote for board members up for election in June. gives no mayday call before fatal crash in Norway, 02 May 2016 11:41:15 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — A Norwegian investigator says the oil-rig helicopter that crashed in Norway, killing 13 people, gave no mayday call or indicated it was in trouble. plane takes off from California for Arizona, 02 May 2016 12:21:05 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane took off from California for Arizona early Monday to continue its journey around the world using only energy from the sun. urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsula, 02 May 2016 11:19:15 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Monday pushed for a Korean peninsula free of nuclear weapons, the official IRNA news agency reported. gather in Hong Kong to protest editor's dismissal, 02 May 2016 11:14:09 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Around 400 people gathered in Hong Kong on Monday to protest a veteran newspaper editor's dismissal that triggered concerns about press freedom in the semiautonomous Chinese territory. Car bombing kills at least 13 pilgrims in Baghdad, 02 May 2016 12:25:31 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An explosives-laden car detonated on Monday in the Iraqi capital, killing at least 13 Shiite pilgrims who were commemorating the anniversary of the death of a revered imam, officials said. says drugmaker Valeant had flawed business model, 02 May 2016 12:11:59 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says Valeant Pharmaceuticals' practices were flawed, so he declined to invest Berkshire Hathaway's money in the company. Latest: Kerry says work underway to restore Syria truce, 02 May 2016 12:09:58 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): Escape: 19 lab monkeys escape, all recaptured, 02 May 2016 12:05:34 GMTYEMASSEE, S.C. (AP) — Nineteen monkeys made a break from a compound on the South Carolina coast, but freedom was fleeting. by teachers closes most of Detroit's public schools, 02 May 2016 10:50:46 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Most of Detroit's public schools were closed Monday after the teachers union urged members to call out sick following a weekend announcement that the district wouldn't be able to pay its teachers starting this summer. Latest: Red Cross says aid delivered to Syria town, 02 May 2016 12:03:22 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): to consider request to move hot car death trial, 02 May 2016 10:35:45 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A judge is expected to consider whether to move the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die. says election is important but won't damage economy, 02 May 2016 12:06:21 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says choosing the next president will be important for the world, but it won't derail the U.S. economy. suspect arrested in north Lebanon, 02 May 2016 10:37:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese authorities have arrested a dual Syrian-Australian national in northern Lebanon on suspicion of terrorism, Lebanese security officials said Monday. governor, senator urge TVA to sell unfinished nuke, 02 May 2016 12:20:17 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and Sen. Richard Shelby are among those urging the Tennessee Valley Authority to sell its unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plant, where more than four decades of work hasn't produced a watt of electricity. question hangs over Filipino mayor's presidential run, 02 May 2016 11:57:50 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Allegations that the Philippine presidential election front-runner had a large sum of money in an undeclared bank account were not resolved Monday, allowing the issue to hang over the final week of the closely fought race. hearing set for Prince's estate in suburban Minneapolis, 02 May 2016 11:48:30 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince's estate. by teachers shuts nearly all Detroit public schools, 02 May 2016 11:32:33 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nearly all of Detroit's public schools were closed Monday after the teachers union urged members to call out sick following a weekend announcement that the district wouldn't be able to pay its teachers starting this summer. wants to extend border controls for another 6 months, 02 May 2016 11:08:55 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany and some other EU countries are planning to ask the EU Commission for an extension of border controls within the Schengen passport-free travel zone for another six months because they fear a new wave of migrants. editor Joanna Coles writing guide to modern love, 02 May 2016 11:18:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Cosmopolitan Editor-in-Chief Joanna Coles is working on a "no-nonsense" guide to some very old subjects in a very new world: sex and intimacy. praises Fed but warns of unintended consequences, 02 May 2016 10:52:29 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says the Federal Reserve and other policymakers are generally doing a good job, but it's difficult to predict all the effects of interest rates remaining low for this long. stocks mixed after Asia falls; Tokyo down 3 percent, 02 May 2016 11:46:10 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — European shares rose on Monday despite a poor start for the week in Asia, where the Tokyo benchmark fell more than 3 percent as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of new stimulus from Japan's central bank. inclusion in films static, diversity drops, study says, 02 May 2016 10:36:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD's annual study. Hague tribunal OKs marine's return from India for now, 02 May 2016 12:15:27 GMTROME (AP) — An international tribunal in The Hague has decided that an Italian marine being held in India in the shooting deaths of two Indian fishermen mistaken for pirates can return home for the duration of arbitration, the Italian foreign ministry said Monday. apartment building fire forces evacuation of 150, 02 May 2016 12:30:59 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish rescue workers say that an apartment building fire has forced the evacuation of more than 150 people as the blaze raged on the top floor, spreading from end to end along the 60-meter (200-foot) long building. Right Now: European stocks rise despite Asian drop, 02 May 2016 11:44:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on global financial markets (all times local): survivors give Indonesian gov't list of mass graves, 02 May 2016 11:01:32 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Survivors of Indonesia's anti-communist massacres in 1965 submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government on Monday after the president called for an investigation into the killings. seeks path to calm in Syria, holds talks in Geneva, 02 May 2016 12:34:35 GMTGENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday said that "several proposals" are being discussed aimed at finding a way to restore at least a partial truce in Syria amid continuing attacks in Aleppo. Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indiana, 02 May 2016 12:23:12 GMTLA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race. explorers Haliburton and Baker Hughes abandon merger, 02 May 2016 12:02:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two companies crucial to the business of U.S. energy exploration — Haliburton and Baker Hughes — have abandoned their planned $34 billion merger. Nebraska town says no to 1,100 jobs, citing way of life, 02 May 2016 11:26:40 GMTNICKERSON, Neb. (AP) — Half-ton pickup trucks crowd the curb outside the One Horse Saloon, a neon Coors Light sign in the window and rib-eye steaks on the menu, but otherwise Nickerson, Nebraska, is nearly silent on a spring evening, with only rumbling freight trains interrupting bird songs. still likes big stakes in Coke, American Express, 02 May 2016 11:31:47 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says he would be willing to sell Berkshire Hathaway's big investments in American Express, Coca-Cola and other companies if he found a significantly better option, but he still believes in those companies. The Titanic and WWI inspire Brian Eno's 'The Ship', 02 May 2016 12:24:27 GMTBrian Eno, "The Ship" (Warp Records) arguments set in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trial, 02 May 2016 11:51:31 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The trial of alleged "Grim Sleeper" Lonnie Franklin Jr. headed to a close Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer who stalked women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic, then laid low for 14 years before renewing the grisly sex attacks. US cruise in decades set to arrive in Havana, 02 May 2016 11:20:59 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years was crossing the Florida Straits from Miami to Havana on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that once represented a half-century of Cold War hostility. Car bombing kills at least 18 pilgrims in Baghdad, 02 May 2016 12:36:54 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An explosives-laden car detonated on Monday in the Iraqi capital, killing at least 18 Shiite pilgrims who were commemorating the anniversary of the death of a revered imam, officials said. dead in shooting at New Jersey college frat house, 02 May 2016 12:27:38 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A shooting at a fraternity house near the New Jersey Institute of Technology has left one person dead. Latest: Sick-out by Detroit teachers shuts most schools, 02 May 2016 11:31:04 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the sick-out by teachers that's closed dozens of Detroit schools on Monday (all times local):