FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Jan 2017 05:01:04 -08:00Israel's national library acquires famed Judaica collection, 19 Jan 2017 12:23:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The National Library of Israel says it has acquired what is considered the world's greatest private collection of Hebrew books and manuscripts. Harden gives fan present on her 100th birthday, 19 Jan 2017 12:41:45 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — James Harden took some time out after the Houston Rockets' win over the visiting Milwaukee Bucks to give a fan a present on a her 100th birthday. rescues injured owl in road; 2nd time in 3 months, 19 Jan 2017 12:40:06 GMTWHATELY, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts police sergeant is being credited with rescuing an injured owl for the second time in three months. says not worried, has options if Trump axes nuke deal, 19 Jan 2017 12:50:37 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Iran's foreign minister said Thursday his country isn't worried and has options if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump ditches a nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six world powers.'s premier urges authorities to redouble efforts to reach people isolated by new earthquakes, heavy snow, 19 Jan 2017 12:10:41 GMTROME (AP) — Italy's premier urges authorities to redouble efforts to reach people isolated by new earthquakes, heavy snow. president's movement disorder mimics Parkinson's, 19 Jan 2017 12:17:53 GMTFormer President George H.W. Bush, who has been placed in intensive care at a Houston hospital, is suffering from pneumonia and has vascular parkinsonism, a rare syndrome that mimics Parkinson's disease. The 92-year-old Bush also broke a vertebra in 2015 and has used a motorized scooter or a wheelchair in recent years. Some answers to common questions about his health: CEO Winterkorn denies wrongdoing in emissions cheating, 19 Jan 2017 11:13:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn denied early knowledge of the company's cheating on diesel emissions as he testified Thursday to a German parliamentary inquiry — his first major public appearance since he resigned in 2015. IS to government control, Syrians left with few choices, 19 Jan 2017 11:38:31 GMTSAFIRA, Syria (AP) — Carrying her four-year-old son, Elham Saleh walked all night behind a smuggler, navigating land mines through Islamic State group- and rebel-held territory in northern Syria. president-elect plans inauguration in Senegal, 19 Jan 2017 12:36:49 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Gambia's president-elect said Thursday he will be sworn into office at the Gambian embassy in neighboring Senegal, while there was no word from longtime leader Yahya Jammeh on the day that his mandate expired. of burning Tehran high-rise kills 30 firefighters, 19 Jan 2017 11:48:00 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A high-rise building in Tehran engulfed by a fire collapsed on Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and injuring some 75 people, state media reported. asks EU, US and others to denonce Serbia prooo, 19 Jan 2017 12:44:54 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's foreign minister has written to his colleagues in the European Union, United States and other countries denouncing "numerous acts of provocation and aggression" from Serbia. Latest: Buried hotel one of many snow rescues in Italy, 19 Jan 2017 11:19:59 GMTMILAN (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local): rejects plea deal in Iowa teen's sex abuse case, 19 Jan 2017 11:51:22 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has rejected a plea deal for a teenager accused of sexually abusing a mentally disabled woman in suburban Des Moines. tourist towns post 1st snowfalls in decades, 19 Jan 2017 11:26:53 GMTMADRID (AP) — Officials have placed more than half of Spain's 50 provinces under alert for heavy snow and sleet storms, with southern tourist towns reporting their first snowfalls in decades. to spend $2.7 billion on cleaning capital's air, 19 Jan 2017 11:31:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing will spend $2.7 billion to fight air pollution in the capital this year, state media reported Thursday. for Dutch ruling coalition as unemployment falls, 19 Jan 2017 12:11:00 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The number of people registered as unemployed in the Netherlands fell by more than 100,000 last year, the biggest drop in a decade, the government statistician announced Thursday., Clemens making slow gains with changing electorate, 19 Jan 2017 12:20:59 GMTHall of Fame voters are still sharply divided on Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. names former airline boss as bribery suspect, 19 Jan 2017 12:43:31 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's anti-graft commission has named a former top executive of national flag carrier Garuda as a suspect in a case involving bribes for the purchase of Rolls Royce aircraft engines. hopes to send team to Myanmar to study Rohingya's plight, 19 Jan 2017 12:13:01 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Organization of Islamic Cooperation plans to send a high-level delegation to Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state to assess the plight of the Rohingya Muslim minority, Malaysia said Thursday. keeps stimulus on high even as economy picks up, 19 Jan 2017 12:55:00 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — President Mario Draghi has some explaining to do — about why the European Central Bank is leaving its stimulus programs running nearly full blast while inflation and growth are picking up. war correspondent on trial in Indonesia for hashish, 19 Jan 2017 11:12:48 GMTBALI, Indonesia (AP) — A former Reuters war correspondent on trial in Indonesia on charges of possessing hashish faces up to four years in prison, a prosecutor said Thursday. group: 2016 was deadliest year for Afghan reporters, 19 Jan 2017 12:36:11 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A monitoring group says 2016 was the deadliest year yet for journalists in Afghanistan. Harmony makes quartet debut at People's Choice, 19 Jan 2017 11:15:22 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Fifth Harmony has made its debut as a quartet at the People's Choice Awards in the group's first performance since Camila Cabello's departure last month. bull, drone-topped ice cream up for Trafalgar Sq spot, 19 Jan 2017 11:45:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — A recreation of an ancient sculpture destroyed by the Islamic State group is among finalists for a place in London's Trafalgar Square. May seeks to convince business of a 'global Britain', 19 Jan 2017 11:49:07 GMTDAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May sought to convince business leaders Thursday that the country remains committed to free trade and globalization despite last year's vote to leave the European Union. teacher arrested for pro-IS propaganda, 19 Jan 2017 11:52:24 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police said Thurday they had arrested a female teacher for making statements supportive of the Islamic State extremist group. Latest: Italian premier urges redoubling of efforts, 19 Jan 2017 12:23:15 GMTMILAN (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local): police chief apologizes to South Korea in killing, 19 Jan 2017 11:24:27 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine national police chief apologized to South Korea on Thursday over the death of a Korean man who was arrested illegally and then slain by members of an anti-drug task force at the main police camp in Manila. lifts ban preventing newspaper from posting online, 19 Jan 2017 12:55:05 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahraini authorities have lifted a ban preventing independent newspaper Al-Wasat from publishing online. Koreans' ties with Samsung are lifelong, often conflicted, 19 Jan 2017 12:25:16 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The family smartphones? An assortment of Samsung Galaxies. The flat-screen TV that illuminates the living room? A Samsung SUHD, with the brand name sparkling on the nameplate. The maker of the digital toilet seat? You guessed it: Samsung. confirms hundreds of Congolese M23 rebels missing, 19 Jan 2017 11:46:30 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Hundreds of members of a Congolese rebel group have fled a military camp where they had been awaiting amnesty since the signing of a peace deal with Congo's government in 2013, Uganda's government said Thursday. found with ears, nose cut off; Reward offered for arrest, 19 Jan 2017 11:52:50 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Animal welfare authorities in Detroit are trying to find whoever is responsible for maiming a dog found with his ears and nose cut off. Latest: Emergency response to Italy avalanche criticized, 19 Jan 2017 11:51:01 GMTMILAN (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local): stocks slip as investors eye European Central Bank, 19 Jan 2017 12:34:57 GMTTOKYO (AP) — World stocks were mostly lower Thursday ahead of comments from the European Central Bank's president and after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen signaled more interest rate increases in the months to come.'s Galileo satellites hit by anomalies, 19 Jan 2017 12:05:17 GMTPARIS (AP) — The European Space Agency opened an investigation on Thursday into anomalies that have affected five of the first 18 Galileo satellites in orbit. credits coach (and mother) for upset over Djokovic, 19 Jan 2017 11:16:05 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — When Denis Istomin walked off court after upsetting Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open — without a doubt the biggest win of his career — his mother had just two words for him: "Good job." Latest: LGBT activists hold dance party near Pence home, 19 Jan 2017 12:48:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): President George H.W. Bush and wife hospitalized, 19 Jan 2017 12:28:13 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, remain hospitalized in Houston, where he was in intensive care for pneumonia and she was being watched after complaining of fatigue and coughing. indirectly protests Trump plan to move Israel embassy, 19 Jan 2017 12:39:53 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Foreign ministers from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation have issued an indirect protest against plans by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Latest: Thiem advances to 3rd round, beats Thompson, 19 Jan 2017 12:30:06 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Thursday (all times local): Latest: Italian agency defends response to snow, quakes, 19 Jan 2017 11:57:01 GMTMILAN (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local): deal: Safran to buy Zodiac in $10 billion deal, 19 Jan 2017 11:22:08 GMTPARIS (AP) — Aircraft-engine company Safran has agreed to buy seat and cabin manufacturer Zodiac Aerospace in a deal worth 9.7 billion euros ($10.3 billion), including debt. anti-trust case against Audible, Apple dropped, 19 Jan 2017 12:13:22 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's anti-trust agency says it's dropping its investigation of Amazon subsidiary Audible and Apple after the two companies agreed to end exclusivity deals for audiobook supply and distribution. selection set for man accused in Florida Keys bomb plot, 19 Jan 2017 11:17:19 GMTKEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Jury selection is set to begin for a Florida man accused of conspiring to detonate a bomb at a Florida Keys beach in solidarity with the Islamic State militant group. arrested in 1990 killing of Miami Beach woman, 19 Jan 2017 12:02:04 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A suspect in the slaying of a Miami Beach woman more than two decades ago has been arrested. Latest: Well wishes pour in for ex-president, first lady, 19 Jan 2017 12:22:48 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the hospitalizations of former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush (all times local): police release protesters' photos, seeking identities, 19 Jan 2017 11:41:13 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's interior minister says the publication of photos of some participants in an anti-government protest last month shows that there is "zero tolerance for breaches of the law." party takes to DC streets to protest Mike Pence, 19 Jan 2017 12:32:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues. leaves interest rates, stimulus program unchanged, 19 Jan 2017 12:47:32 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank has left its key interest rates and stimulus programs untouched, with President Mario Draghi due to explain Thursday why the bank is keeping its measures in place despite improved inflation and growth. activists say IS has killed 12 captives in Palmyra, 19 Jan 2017 12:28:19 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has killed 12 people it held captive in Syria's ancient Palmyra by shooting and beheading them, with some of the slayings carried out in the city's second-century Roman amphitheater, activists said on Thursday.