FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:17:40 -08:00Authorities to conditionally move from bridge near protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15f5309731c24b0580e89952e5269f7eSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:47:09 GMTMANDAN, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota authorities have said they'll move away from a key bridge near the main Dakota Access pipeline protest camp by Sunday afternoon if demonstrators agree to certain conditions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15f5309731c24b0580e89952e5269f7eGreen Party taking bid for election recount to federal courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cb157fabd004b989e230d6afe6c0f91Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:38:18 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein is taking her bid for a statewide recount of Pennsylvania's Nov. 8 presidential election to federal court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cb157fabd004b989e230d6afe6c0f91Democrats' task: Rebuild the blue political wall in Midwesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27e5e59628534b6c86620c9a84b7de48Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:14:26 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrats need to rebuild the political "blue wall" of traditionally Democratic upper Midwest and Great Lakes states that Republican Donald Trump captured with an appeal to white, working-class voters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27e5e59628534b6c86620c9a84b7de48Syrian army tells rebels in Aleppo to leave or diehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca6a86c0f6864f679cd237bcd74d6acfSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:59:02 GMTALEPPO, Syria (AP) — The Syrian army on Sunday ordered rebels in Aleppo to leave the city or face "inevitable death," as a series of airstrikes on an opposition-held town elsewhere in the country killed 21 people, including three children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca6a86c0f6864f679cd237bcd74d6acfFidel Castro's ashes interred in a private ceremonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fff395f31de84fc6a6a31e1620bfb7bfSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:10:45 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes were being interred in a private ceremony Sunday morning after Cuban officials made a last-minute cancellation of plans to broadcast the events live on national and international television. International media were also barred from the ceremony.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fff395f31de84fc6a6a31e1620bfb7bfLocal politician, 2 journalists the victims in Finland shooting in southeastern town, police spokeswoman sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b2d001a76e741698a39395773a6ef82Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:06:00 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Local politician, 2 journalists the victims in Finland shooting in southeastern town, police spokeswoman says.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b2d001a76e741698a39395773a6ef82Heavy rain causes flooding in southern Spainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87a0b2d8c94b478abb20e47c28525252Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:34:12 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's government has issued a public safety warning after heavy rainfall has caused flooding in and around the southern city of Malaga.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87a0b2d8c94b478abb20e47c28525252Iraq's government ferrying relief supplies to Mosulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77583266873f4c6eb1f9d582b4dbede6Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:24:34 GMTMOSUL, Iraq (AP) — The Iraqi government on Sunday sent truckloads of food, heating oil and drinking water to residents of areas retaken from the Islamic State group in and around the northern city of Mosul as more civilians streamed out of the city amid intense fighting between the militants and troops.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77583266873f4c6eb1f9d582b4dbede6German finance minister holds out against Greek debt cuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/541d33fc96264271b43ae9324363c920Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:46:32 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's finance minister is underlining his opposition to a debt cut for Greece and urging Athens to push ahead with reforms before a meeting with his eurozone counterparts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/541d33fc96264271b43ae9324363c920Fidel Castro's ashes interred in private ceremony in Cubahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c13cc13a08485880033568dce0822bSun, 04 Dec 2016 14:03:05 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes were being interred in a private ceremony Sunday morning, ending nine days of mourning for the man who ruled Cuba for nearly half a century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c13cc13a08485880033568dce0822bExperts warn of mental health woes as wildfires ravage Southhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d73ba05477c4a42859e12737975d234Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:01:13 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Mental health experts say that escaping a fire-filled forest, as thousands did Nov. 28 in the Great Smoky Mountains, can be more traumatic than disasters such as hurricanes, floods or earthquakes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d73ba05477c4a42859e12737975d234The Latest: Italy voter turnout above 20 percent at middayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ba323eb590d4edbab66aa5792a3e7dcSun, 04 Dec 2016 12:54:00 GMTMILAN (AP) — The Latest on Italy's referendum on constitutional reforms (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ba323eb590d4edbab66aa5792a3e7dcPutin confident Trump will make responsible decisionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d001527d98844abb89328ef94cdee06Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:34:56 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he is confident that President-elect Donald Trump will soon realize the level of responsibility his job entails.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d001527d98844abb89328ef94cdee06The Latest: Putin calls Trump a 'smart man'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be4fab7c59344c048340b9fb2e7ce2b8Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:42:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be4fab7c59344c048340b9fb2e7ce2b8Trial set Monday for suspect in ex-Saint Will Smith's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6c2c5070c40038b8634daf70df6a1Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:00:24 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The trial for the man charged with second-degree murder in the April 9 shooting death of former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith begins this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6c2c5070c40038b8634daf70df6a1Indian, Afghan leaders urge end to terror supporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05b3b65c4fa745b08172df9baab2bf06Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:43:49 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — The leaders of India and Afghanistan on Sunday urged countries in their region to stop supporting armed militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05b3b65c4fa745b08172df9baab2bf06Uzbekistan votes in first election since Karimov's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2935e59d45249d9a7e1ed34eb9ba308Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:54:56 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Voters are casting ballots on Sunday in Uzbekistan's tightly controlled presidential election, the first vote since the death of authoritarian leader Islam Karimov who ruled the country for 27 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2935e59d45249d9a7e1ed34eb9ba308Fidel Castro's ashes arrive at Cuba cemetery for intermenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06aba643e08c4731aaf05de2558fc740Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:43:36 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of Fidel Castro in Santiago, Cuba (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06aba643e08c4731aaf05de2558fc740The Latest: Castro's interment under way with martial musichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/001439430f3a489b9f752547efb2b7a2Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:55:14 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — The Latest on the interment of Fidel Castro in Santiago, Cuba (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/001439430f3a489b9f752547efb2b7a2Trump's call inspires hope in Taiwan, concern in Beijinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/944d6347e5af4e61ac4173c547a4805dSun, 04 Dec 2016 10:43:02 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — With a 10-minute phone call and two tweets, Donald Trump inspired banner headlines and renewed hopes across Taiwan for a stronger partnership with the United States, while also inflaming the complex relationships between the U.S., mainland China, and the self-governing island China regards as a renegade province.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/944d6347e5af4e61ac4173c547a4805dWas Trump's Taiwan contact a policy shift or a misstep?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0bbeb7f7b914638b50655e724d20623Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:50:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Was President-elect Donald Trump signaling a shift in U.S.-China relations when he referred to Taiwan's leader as "president" following a phone call this past week or was it an unintentional misstep?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0bbeb7f7b914638b50655e724d20623Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived at Santiago, Cuba cemetery for funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/973c1011743f4b65b979c31d7a56f219Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:17:14 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived at Santiago, Cuba cemetery for funeral.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/973c1011743f4b65b979c31d7a56f219Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, a Putin projecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47dd98129c994717a791fa3e373b94c5Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:28:24 GMTPARIS (AP) — The patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church consecrated a prominent new church Sunday near the Eiffel Tower seen as a controversial symbol of President Vladimir Putin's influence in Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47dd98129c994717a791fa3e373b94c5Still grieving, French man seeks clues to Flight 370 mysteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/324261d22ad54114bbc755582d24a879Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:37:10 GMTANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — A Frenchman whose wife and two of his three children were on a Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared in 2014 said Sunday that he was still trying to find out what happened to the aircraft partly as a way of dealing with the emotional cost of his loss.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/324261d22ad54114bbc755582d24a879Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89f27129e7a04b9293bf6144f9ffe457Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:40:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is threatening heavy taxes as retribution for U.S. companies that move their business operations overseas and still try to sell their product to Americans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89f27129e7a04b9293bf6144f9ffe457The Latest: Candidate: Austria vote has import beyond nationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eab0decee13d4aa3a2457f47fa60a7f0Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:56:52 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The Latest on Austria's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eab0decee13d4aa3a2457f47fa60a7f0Trump faces pushback from base, allies over Romney musingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/875bbfb1053c4e9bb47ba4c7d8e7c852Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:20:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump stood onstage during the debut night of his "Thank you" tour and teased that he was about announce a surprise Cabinet pick.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/875bbfb1053c4e9bb47ba4c7d8e7c852Ex-Tiger McGehee signs 1-year deal with Japan's Giantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae0077a262bd420abd37cb8dd4c1a9feSun, 04 Dec 2016 12:42:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Former Detroit Tigers infielder Casey McGehee has agreed to a one-year deal with the Yomiuri Giants of Japan's Central League worth $1.7 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae0077a262bd420abd37cb8dd4c1a9fePhilippine vice president to quit Cabinet, stay on as VPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfb5353cc89b42a5a9865e53f147e69aSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:20:16 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine vice president says she will resign her Cabinet post, citing "major differences in principles and values" with President Rodrigo Duterte and an unspecified plot to remove her from the vice presidency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfb5353cc89b42a5a9865e53f147e69a8 people killed in road collision in Russia's Siberiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce25faaeaee141bf88b6437a7798001eSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:35:55 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials say at least eight people, including five members of a children's acrobatics team, have been killed in a road collision in eastern Siberia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce25faaeaee141bf88b6437a7798001eThe Latest: Hofer tells Austrians he's not a radicalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aba0acce1503443c993884064819df31Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:02:29 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The Latest on Austria's presidential election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aba0acce1503443c993884064819df31NY tweaks medical pot law but still no talk of legalizationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a8ce937ce848f5a644bb62e99c627eSun, 04 Dec 2016 14:06:54 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York is loosening restrictions in its nearly year-old medical marijuana law but, to the dismay of some pot advocates, there is no sign the state is in any hurry to join eight other states in embracing full legalization.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a8ce937ce848f5a644bb62e99c627eBipedal bear's apparent death motivates bear hunt opponentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/415a8e1534434a479c98f3a382118b5bSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:10:17 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's long-debated black bear hunts have stoked strong passions, blasted by animal rights activists as inhumane and supported by hunters and wildlife officials who say they help control the population and minimize run-ins with humans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/415a8e1534434a479c98f3a382118b5bThe Latest: Castro's ashes arrive at cemetery for intermenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a51c6fb8fcf049b2b2326742a9a69bc7Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:52:07 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — The Latest on the interment of Fidel Castro in Santiago, Cuba (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a51c6fb8fcf049b2b2326742a9a69bc7Mathieu Faivre gets 1st career win in World Cup giant slalomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a7d8a2326444cebd7071aec0be6932Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:31:43 GMTVAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — Mathieu Faivre led a fierce French challenge on first-run leader Marcel Hirscher of Austria to win a World Cup giant slalom on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a7d8a2326444cebd7071aec0be6932Italians vote in referendum; Renzi vows to quit if he loseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34cc30502c05437d941466921376a465Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:28:42 GMTMILAN (AP) — Italians vote Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that is being closely watched abroad to see if Italy becomes the next country to reject the political status quo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34cc30502c05437d941466921376a465Cuban military fires 21-gun artillery salute to mark start of funeral ceremonies for Fidel Castrohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/308c17f74658487ba8b00f40d8389a2eSun, 04 Dec 2016 12:04:18 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Cuban military fires 21-gun artillery salute to mark start of funeral ceremonies for Fidel Castro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/308c17f74658487ba8b00f40d8389a2eEurope watches as Austrians vote for their presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77167d1b7fa042cab222658fcbab8d1dSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:46:34 GMTVIENNA (AP) — With voting well underway, much of Europe was waiting for results of Austrian presidential elections Sunday between a left-leaning candidate and a right-wing populist as an indicator of how well other euroskeptic candidates will do elsewhere in the European Union next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77167d1b7fa042cab222658fcbab8d1dUK foreign secretary downplays EU payment suggestionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5514a61a0ef4b509a0bf7ae8c97f5a9Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:57:05 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary dismissed as "speculation" suggestions that the U.K. would pay for tariff-free trade with the European Union after it leaves the bloc.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5514a61a0ef4b509a0bf7ae8c97f5a9Imprisoned former CIA officer fights conviction over leakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fbd0065caf94330bb810ad73d479f67Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:01:25 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former CIA employee serving a 3 1/2 year-prison for leaking government secrets to a reporter is taking his case to a federal appeals court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fbd0065caf94330bb810ad73d479f67Inauguration to draw those ready to celebrate, commiseratehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab221fadd74342afaf1b999a556098bcSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:08:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — One thing you can count on during inauguration season in Washington: People of all stripes will find a reason to show up — whether it's to celebrate or commiserate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab221fadd74342afaf1b999a556098bcBody parts found after Indonesian plane with 13 disappearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40d3bbaafc48485b8cb66a0ca8cef45aSun, 04 Dec 2016 10:39:39 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian rescuers on Sunday recovered body parts in the sea where a police plane with 13 people aboard is believed to have crashed the previous day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40d3bbaafc48485b8cb66a0ca8cef45aMaking the most of holiday charitable givinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77d883f52da046e49697cdb421a01bd0Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:01:17 GMTThe holiday season is a great time to give presents to loved ones, but also to charities that help others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77d883f52da046e49697cdb421a01bd01 politician, 2 reporters killed in Finland shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/592e554e4d51442fb8304426bdb863afSun, 04 Dec 2016 13:15:09 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — A police official in Finland says a local politician and two journalists — all women — are the victims of a fatal shooting in a small southeastern town.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/592e554e4d51442fb8304426bdb863afThe Latest: At least 21 killed in Idlib province airstrikeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9371109f565744c1979bc4d5c2bc0bc3Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:22:13 GMTALEPPO, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9371109f565744c1979bc4d5c2bc0bc3Suspected warlord killed in Russia's Dagestanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4032703e58c4fd091f7aeadc18f7203Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:10:03 GMTMAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) — A warlord suspected to be behind multiple attacks in the North Caucasus and four of his accomplices have been killed in a police operation in Dagestan, local police said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4032703e58c4fd091f7aeadc18f7203Hirscher leads France challenge in WCup giant slalom 1st runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a4f06b481b64feeb3e6736c1ba05ae5Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:57:36 GMTVAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — It was course specialist Marcel Hirscher vs. the home France team in the opening run of a World Cup giant slalom on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a4f06b481b64feeb3e6736c1ba05ae5Mummers seek inclusive tone after racially sensitive displayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ab084103c84a899b9d38f5787d7f00Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:52:47 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Organizers of the Mummers Parade are hopeful that cultural education efforts will help the city's annual New Year's celebration be more respectful and inclusive following a string of racially and ethnically offensive displays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ab084103c84a899b9d38f5787d7f00Activists say at least 21 people killed in air strikes on rebel-held town of Idlib in northwest Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf22d085f9242a7b91dfae31622de11Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:59:40 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Activists say at least 21 people killed in air strikes on rebel-held town of Idlib in northwest Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf22d085f9242a7b91dfae31622de11Local politician, 2 reporters killed in Finland shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca37c9d9786c4bdf928b984052613f60Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:08:14 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — A gunman killed a local town councilor and two journalists in an apparent random shooting in a nightlife district in a small town in southeastern Finland, police said Sunday. A man has been detained on suspicion of murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca37c9d9786c4bdf928b984052613f60