FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 23 May 2017 01:56:14 -07:00Scathing report on Rio Olympics: venues 'White Elephants'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66a5c9ea81344afb8970093745acecd9Tue, 23 May 2017 08:10:10 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A federal prosecutor looking into last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics says that many of the venues "are white elephants" that were built with "no planning."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66a5c9ea81344afb8970093745acecd9The Latest: Trump arrives in Bethlehem for Abbas meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6220ac2dc5b2428ab7be58a32f8ad293Tue, 23 May 2017 07:52:38 GMTBETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6220ac2dc5b2428ab7be58a32f8ad293South Korean military says it fired warning shot after unidentified object flew south from North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fd1faba13bc45c0bc2c851e7f608440Tue, 23 May 2017 08:42:41 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean military says it fired warning shot after unidentified object flew south from North Korea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fd1faba13bc45c0bc2c851e7f608440Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20ccd121e19b4cb5b6f457efa8a9014eTue, 23 May 2017 07:37:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is sending Congress a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts in a range of support programs for low-income individuals to balance the government's books over the next decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20ccd121e19b4cb5b6f457efa8a9014eUK police say apparent suicide bomber responsible for blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75bd9279b1674921b24b5d1d21fcfb37Tue, 23 May 2017 07:09:20 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — An apparent suicide bomber set off an improvised explosive device that killed 22 people at the end of an Ariana Grande concert, Manchester police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75bd9279b1674921b24b5d1d21fcfb37High court ruling may give voter rights groups a strong toolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c30cf45e7c124f39b4b1299b8f762842Tue, 23 May 2017 08:28:43 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Supreme Court's ruling that two North Carolina congressional districts relied too heavily on race should give voting-rights advocates a potent tool to fight other electoral maps drawn to give Republicans an advantage in the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c30cf45e7c124f39b4b1299b8f762842Ankle injury rules Genie Bouchard out of Nuremberg Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cb13a6c81b64a578a4564d2f80a077eTue, 23 May 2017 08:22:33 GMTNUREMBERG, Germany (AP) — Former champion Genie Bouchard has withdrawn from the Nuremberg Cup because of a right ankle injury sustained in training last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cb13a6c81b64a578a4564d2f80a077eSouth Korea's Park denies charges as corruption trial beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25e0c497b0cb4c3e8915081f4d06cd70Tue, 23 May 2017 07:26:24 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former President Park Geun-hye denied corruption charges Tuesday at the start of a criminal trial that could potentially send South Korea's first female leader to prison for life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25e0c497b0cb4c3e8915081f4d06cd70Thai police handing hospital bomb probe as security reviewedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc258770a864e05b9efd32026bc356cTue, 23 May 2017 07:25:52 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's ruling junta said Tuesday that police will handle the investigation into a bombing at a military-run hospital that wounded more than 20 people, while security elsewhere in the country is being reviewed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc258770a864e05b9efd32026bc356cThe Latest: EU president pledges to support UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cd99056cefb4d5ab48c20ed95602854Tue, 23 May 2017 07:26:15 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cd99056cefb4d5ab48c20ed95602854Analysis: In Mideast, Trump pushes shared worries over Iranhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ec845903e4b44beb700227044babbc7Tue, 23 May 2017 06:57:28 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — As he hopscotches through the Middle East, President Donald Trump is urging Israel and its Arab neighbors to unite around a "common cause": their deep distrust of Iran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ec845903e4b44beb700227044babbc7Big league baseball's founding documents to be auctionedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd6126702174a07ac68107b147ca3e2Tue, 23 May 2017 06:50:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — In 1876, a group of owners and team officials gathered at a New York hotel to draft and sign the constitution that created baseball's National League and would ultimately have ramifications far beyond the diamond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd6126702174a07ac68107b147ca3e2The Latest: Merkel pledges to support UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/514a8d65cb994e91b8d5c482030011dcTue, 23 May 2017 07:38:25 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/514a8d65cb994e91b8d5c482030011dcThe Latest: Social media joins in Manchester's victim hunthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf4289514bf24bf58db77c564b818b70Tue, 23 May 2017 08:07:02 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf4289514bf24bf58db77c564b818b70Trump says an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal will launch a 'process of peace' throughout Middle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c015f4b1c29f4927a56467c7fddce949Tue, 23 May 2017 08:21:34 GMTBETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — Trump says an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal will launch a 'process of peace' throughout Middle East.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c015f4b1c29f4927a56467c7fddce949Activists: Bahrain police raid Shiite cleric's town, 1 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16a761bc78724515ac8b7e1aa977bd66Tue, 23 May 2017 07:51:35 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain police firing tear gas and shotguns entered a town on Tuesday morning where a months-long sit-in has supported a prominent Shiite cleric who had his citizenship stripped by the government. At least one protester was killed and others were wounded, activists said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16a761bc78724515ac8b7e1aa977bd66Computer beats Chinese champion in ancient board game of gohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e245c90ca65486b979df6f0199fb4d6Tue, 23 May 2017 07:41:32 GMTWUZHEN, China (AP) — A computer defeated China's top player of the ancient board game go on Tuesday in the latest test of whether artificial intelligence can master one of the last games that machines have yet to dominate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e245c90ca65486b979df6f0199fb4d6Trump bemoans loss of life in Manchester bombing at the hands of 'evil losers in life'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefd4b46699e4351b4d5e1d542cd7f2dTue, 23 May 2017 08:14:54 GMTBETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — Trump bemoans loss of life in Manchester bombing at the hands of 'evil losers in life'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefd4b46699e4351b4d5e1d542cd7f2dThe Latest: German government tells UK: 'United we stand'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16661aede8d2496a889c4f5edd74d9faTue, 23 May 2017 07:13:59 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16661aede8d2496a889c4f5edd74d9faThe Latest: Czech concert-goer says security was relaxedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a9ee91c405b46f5bb00c7d49d9d1a1cTue, 23 May 2017 07:53:30 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a9ee91c405b46f5bb00c7d49d9d1a1cGerman business confidence hits 26-year high in Mayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91a27dc5944f488ca7899d8b5c68dcedTue, 23 May 2017 08:20:08 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A survey shows that business confidence in Germany has risen to its highest level in 26 years. The strong showing was slightly above economists' expectations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91a27dc5944f488ca7899d8b5c68dced'Conspiracy bill' draws backlash in Japan over state powershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/223c55dc5c5f44a6aaa91fcf91a967a3Tue, 23 May 2017 08:03:39 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's lower house approved a bill Tuesday allowing authorities to punish those found guilty of planning serious crimes, legislation that opponents say could be used to undermine basic civil liberties.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/223c55dc5c5f44a6aaa91fcf91a967a3Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e079db71790485f86ec64be45ab2523Tue, 23 May 2017 07:38:51 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police launched a fresh crackdown Tuesday on Uber, arresting 21 drivers suspected of working for the ride-hailing giant in the Asian financial center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e079db71790485f86ec64be45ab2523The Latest: Trump meeting with Abbas in the West Bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc43b216dbb14a4da9c47f075cb813c1Tue, 23 May 2017 06:58:23 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc43b216dbb14a4da9c47f075cb813c1Gunfire heard as Bahrain police enter Shiite cleric's townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8860322ac52a49559458018042cb8d7dTue, 23 May 2017 06:55:22 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain police firing tear gas and shotguns entered a town on Tuesday morning where a months-long sit-in has supported a prominent Shiite cleric who had his citizenship stripped by the government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8860322ac52a49559458018042cb8d7dSurvivors: Help build congresswoman mass shooting memorialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0efbec3004394a1a90eaee00544abd54Tue, 23 May 2017 07:12:07 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Survivors of the mass shooting that left former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords severely wounded are pleading with the public to help pay for a long-planned memorial after state funding fell through during this year's session of the Arizona Legislature.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0efbec3004394a1a90eaee00544abd54EU envoy defends grants after Philippines' aid rejectionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1fdbffd5bb564a1cac9ad6b77a3a33d6Tue, 23 May 2017 08:30:02 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The European Union's ambassador to the Philippines says grant money from his grouping is meant to promote development, not system change, in foreign countries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1fdbffd5bb564a1cac9ad6b77a3a33d6Parched Cape Town imposes water restrictions due to droughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/087c03967c874cfc931bac519823b980Tue, 23 May 2017 07:55:05 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The South African city of Cape Town is instructing people to severely restrict water use because of the area's worst drought in more than a century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/087c03967c874cfc931bac519823b980Trump tests waters for Mideast peace in meeting with Abbashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/196f733a415b4028b5606f68c1ecb2fbTue, 23 May 2017 07:36:30 GMTBETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — Testing the waters for Middle East peace, President Donald Trump traveled Tuesday through the barrier ringing biblical Bethlehem to meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/196f733a415b4028b5606f68c1ecb2fbUncertainty grows as Trump delays a health care decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46ed160e09bb44f082b965760f860caeTue, 23 May 2017 06:50:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Uncertainty over the future of health care is growing deeper for millions of Americans who buy their own policies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46ed160e09bb44f082b965760f860caeWarriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcd685ef97574ff7a0942b90f0a0be0dTue, 23 May 2017 07:31:28 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference Finals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcd685ef97574ff7a0942b90f0a0be0dTrump and the Fifth Amendment: It's complicatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e6145d8943f448692a7739e551ceea8Tue, 23 May 2017 07:43:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is fickle about the Fifth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e6145d8943f448692a7739e551ceea8Apparent suicide bomber at Ariana Grande concert kills 22http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bb98a33103246a28cbfd43675adada3Tue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — An apparent suicide bomber attacked an Ariana Grande concert as it ended Monday night, killing 22 people among a panicked crowd of young concertgoers, some still wearing the star's trademark kitten ears as they fled.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bb98a33103246a28cbfd43675adada3Police find Nazi items, explosives during murder probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f929f87f9934e798ca97795b474b673Tue, 23 May 2017 08:37:46 GMTInvestigators found white supremacist propaganda, bomb-making materials and a framed photograph of Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh at a Florida apartment where a teenager killed two roommates who had once shared his neo-Nazi beliefs before he converted to Islam, police and the FBI said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f929f87f9934e798ca97795b474b673Ex-church treasurer ordered to pay back more than $201,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c01d3bb259f45d3869a17778d7b79c1Tue, 23 May 2017 08:44:17 GMTOWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A former church treasurer in Kentucky has been sentenced to 21 months in federal prison and must repay more than $201,000 taken from the church.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c01d3bb259f45d3869a17778d7b79c1Thai police running hospital bomb probe as security reviewedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d77005ae6dc747fcb8d8934a36d4a66dTue, 23 May 2017 08:24:52 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's ruling junta said Tuesday that police will handle the investigation into a bombing at a military-run hospital that wounded more than 20 people, while security elsewhere in the country is being reviewed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d77005ae6dc747fcb8d8934a36d4a66d'Dangal' becomes China's biggest non-Hollywood foreign filmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22d4291e2aef44c6abfa8de49eb99507Tue, 23 May 2017 08:07:38 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Aamir Khan film "Dangal," about an Indian man training his daughters to become wrestlers, has become China's biggest-grossing non-Hollywood foreign movie.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22d4291e2aef44c6abfa8de49eb99507Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddlinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a73a73cab8a94563bae37a8dce8157f9Tue, 23 May 2017 07:13:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan is set to testify publicly about the intelligence underpinning the Obama administration's conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election and could shed light on concerns about the security risk posed by President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a73a73cab8a94563bae37a8dce8157f9Nepali climbers say outcrop near top of Everest is intacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8299156652f14460941c9d797e0097c2Tue, 23 May 2017 08:15:52 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepali climbers said Tuesday that a rocky outcrop near the top of Mount Everest known as the "Hillary Step" is intact, disputing a British climber's claim the feature had collapsed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8299156652f14460941c9d797e0097c2Some recent major attacks in Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f201bbbc8e443f8b79e8ee19653fbf2Tue, 23 May 2017 07:33:00 GMTThe deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester is the latest attack in Europe in recent years. Here are some of recent major ones:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f201bbbc8e443f8b79e8ee19653fbf2Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horrorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee900f3d432b4af78c5357d9ac4c17ceTue, 23 May 2017 08:41:52 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — A night highly anticipated by Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after police said a suicide bomber detonated explosives at the Manchester Arena.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee900f3d432b4af78c5357d9ac4c17ceYemen officials confirm clashes between US troops, militantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/103e1814b43c45ac97a3fa5578415d08Tue, 23 May 2017 07:41:06 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials and tribesmen say U.S. helicopters airlifted soldiers to the Arab country's central Marib province where they clashed with suspected al-Qaida militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/103e1814b43c45ac97a3fa5578415d08The Latest: Trump condemns 'evil losers' in UK concert blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ef53af8b6c64cc1bdf9d09705d7f861Tue, 23 May 2017 08:24:19 GMTBETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ef53af8b6c64cc1bdf9d09705d7f861Ethics office blasts Trump refusal to disclose lobby waivershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bab5269b4a66499d8ad8940251af8c96Tue, 23 May 2017 06:55:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The message from a senator to the government ethics office: Use your authority to force the president to reveal how many waivers he's granted to ex-lobbyists in his new administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bab5269b4a66499d8ad8940251af8c96Veteran reporter compares Watergate, Trump's travailshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/736f73b0bd904a9ba6ac03f394f5599cTue, 23 May 2017 07:48:57 GMTIn Watergate, the smoking gun was a White House tape proving that Richard M. Nixon ordered a cover-up — the final evidence that forced him from the White House.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/736f73b0bd904a9ba6ac03f394f5599cA call for patience during investigation of campus stabbinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5420e3377cfd40139cbc011fc391d74cTue, 23 May 2017 08:16:27 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Authorities appealed for patience from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after a white University of Maryland student was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5420e3377cfd40139cbc011fc391d74cThe Latest: Trump predicts peace deal could affect regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/895720f4702e49e6b6df5b276cf8fc4fTue, 23 May 2017 08:35:20 GMTBETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/895720f4702e49e6b6df5b276cf8fc4fAfghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 8 soldiers, policemanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a96055c02b114d1aba6241ef8d52a007Tue, 23 May 2017 07:15:29 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say Taliban attacks in the southern province of Kandahar and the western province of Badghis have killed at least eight soldiers and a policeman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a96055c02b114d1aba6241ef8d52a007Gestures tell of friendship that toppled S. Korea presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7656a8133c7b451b98d884bd45b39bc9Tue, 23 May 2017 08:33:05 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A steely gaze from one woman. A slight, apologetic bow from another. On the first day of the biggest trial in South Korea in years, two small gestures reflect the state of a friendship that toppled a president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7656a8133c7b451b98d884bd45b39bc9Global shares mixed as blast in Manchester rattles investorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08ddcc2379f74f2488ca29a6ba869424Tue, 23 May 2017 08:04:20 GMTTOKYO (AP) — World shares were mixed Tuesday, with European benchmarks gaining after a strong overnight lead from Wall Street despite an explosion in Manchester, England, that killed at least 22 people and was being treated as a terror attack. Oil prices fell back after Monday's rally and shares in Japan and China declined.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08ddcc2379f74f2488ca29a6ba869424