FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 06 May 2016 04:15:15 -07:00Convicted Colombian drug-traffickers go missing in Portugal, 06 May 2016 10:49:09 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A lawyer for two Colombians convicted in Portugal of drug-trafficking says the pair are missing after being released from prison while their appeals are being considered. reports 1st case of Zika-linked microcephaly, 06 May 2016 08:27:18 GMTMADRID (AP) — Health authorities say they've identified the first case in Spain of the birth defect microcephaly in the fetus of a pregnant woman infected with the Zika virus. Francis to receive prestigious Charlemagne Prize, 06 May 2016 10:30:37 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has been presented with the International Charlemagne Prize, one of Europe's most prestigious prizes, for his "message of hope and encouragement." Navy commander says canceled HK visit a minor hurdle, 06 May 2016 10:20:53 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — The commander of the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet on Friday dismissed the cancellation of a planned port visit to Hong Kong by an American aircraft carrier as a "minor hurdle" in relations between the two militaries. community braces for impact of new counseling law, 06 May 2016 08:23:05 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Roddy Biggs was 13 and depressed, and had been seeing a therapist for six months before he revealed something he had denied even to himself: He was gay. promises re-testing samples handled by 3 suspended labs, 06 May 2016 10:26:30 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency says samples handled by three laboratories that were recently suspended will be re-tested. punish the Labour Party in Scotland, 06 May 2016 10:40:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections — races that underscored divisions in the public mood across the United Kingdom. convoy waits for dawn, hoping to flee wildfire zone, 06 May 2016 11:03:02 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Canadian officials waited for dawn Friday to see whether it will be safe for a convoy of evacuees to get out of the fire-ravaged Fort McMurray area. raises questions about Murfreesboro arrests at school, 06 May 2016 10:09:15 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A police commander in Tennessee has been placed on administrative leave as a new report raises even more questions about how children between the ages of 9 and 12 came to be arrested, with some of them handcuffed, at their elementary school last month. mining accident kills at least 13 in Myanmar, 06 May 2016 10:32:41 GMTHPAKANT, Myanmar (AP) — A hospital says at least 13 people have been killed by a landslide of mining waste in northern Myanmar. prosecutors probe Frankfurt shooting that wounded 2, 06 May 2016 08:29:51 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Frankfurt are carrying out searches following a daylight shooting in a downtown square that left two men seriously wounded. A&M sheds some swagger and tries to change trajectory, 06 May 2016 08:10:58 GMTCOLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The five-star quarterbacks are gone, replaced at Texas A&M by a graduate transfer looking for a second chance. The hotshot young coordinator is out. A seasoned veteran assistant is now running Texas A&M's offense. fixing his roof dies, fire crew returns to finish repair, 06 May 2016 09:53:41 GMTMERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) — After a New Hampshire man fixing his roof died in a fall, firefighters and paramedics returned later to finish his project.'s independence party scores well but no majority, 06 May 2016 09:14:45 GMTGLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The pro-independence Scottish National Party Friday secured another term in government with an historic third consecutive victory in Scotland's parliamentary elections but fell short of an outright majority. look for win amid improved play against Lightning, 06 May 2016 08:00:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Despite a disappointing overtime loss in their last game, the New York Islanders were pleased with their improved play. inspired by Leicester City as he meets Alvarez, 06 May 2016 07:54:45 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Amir Khan chased big fights for years before finally winding up in a one against a fighter he freely admits is bigger and stronger than him.'s general manager to announce maintenance plan, 06 May 2016 10:31:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Metro's general manager is set to announce how he'll address systemic maintenance shortcomings on Washington's beleaguered subway system.'s Getty museum recreates China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang, 06 May 2016 07:54:22 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — For a thousand years China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang were a popular traveler's rest stop, marketplace and religious shrine on the fabled Silk Road. Now they are coming to Los Angeles, both in spirit and reality. sorry for warning to Hong Kong funeral offering shops, 06 May 2016 08:44:41 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Gucci and its parent company apologized Friday after drawing heavy criticism for warning some Hong Kong shops not to sell paper offerings for the deceased that resembled the fashion brand's luxury products. accused of killing family makes shine in jail cell, 06 May 2016 10:55:40 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A "Santeria" shrine was discovered in the Florida jail cell of a man accused of killing his wife and her two young children. Things to Know for Today, 06 May 2016 10:01:00 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: Latest: Labour leader says elections results were good, 06 May 2016 10:34:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on elections across Britain (all times local): in Greece grind to halt in 3-day strike, 06 May 2016 09:30:45 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Services ground to a halt in Greece on Friday as workers walked off the job at the start of a three-day general strike protesting new bailout austerity measures they say will further reduce incomes. retaliates to Gaza fire with strikes on Hamas targets, 06 May 2016 08:12:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military says its aircraft struck infrastructure in Gaza used by the militant group Hamas that rules the coastal territory after gunmen there continued to fire mortars at forces along the border. champ Crolla 'living the dream' after brutal attack, 06 May 2016 10:57:50 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — He will be introduced as Anthony "Million Dollar" Crolla when he enters the ring for the first defense of his WBA lightweight title on Saturday. The British boxer has another label: "The man that cheated death," he says with a gentle laugh. sitter who wrote love letter to 9-year-old sentenced, 06 May 2016 11:03:46 GMTROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man who authorities say wrote a letter expressing his love for a 9-year-old autistic boy he was hired to baby-sit has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison for having child pornography. Right Now: Stocks drift ahead of US payrolls data, 06 May 2016 10:20:40 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Financial Markets (all times local): OFF: Lincecum pitches for a job, Zimmermann at 5-0, 06 May 2016 07:58:05 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: cowboys live frontier life on Syria's doorstep, 06 May 2016 08:37:28 GMTKIDMAT ZVI, Golan Heights (AP) — With his wide-brimmed hat, Wrangler jeans and ornate belt buckle, Yehiel Alon could easily pass for one of the Montana ranchers he once worked with. But the 53-year-old is an Israeli cowboy on the Golan Heights bordering war-torn Syria, where frontier life takes on a whole new meaning. taking place across Britain, 06 May 2016 08:38:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the first results appeared Friday for local and regional elections across the United Kingdom. questions delay in Amber Alert for Navajo girl, 06 May 2016 08:28:45 GMTSeveral hours after a stranger abducted an 11-year-old Navajo girl as she played near her home, few outside the reservation knew she was missing. Tinto announces long-delayed expansion of Mongolia mine, 06 May 2016 10:10:14 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Mining giant Rio Tinto on Friday announced the launch of the next stage of a multibillion-dollar gold and copper mine in Mongolia following delays and political tension over revenue sharing and the foreign role in resource industries., judge to discuss slayings of young Muslims, 06 May 2016 09:41:12 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys in North Carolina are scheduled to meet with a judge to discuss the case of a man accused of killing a Muslim couple and one of their relatives. people, likely all from 1 family, killed in Syracuse fire, 06 May 2016 10:27:20 GMTSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say six people have died in a house fire in New York, and they believe all the victims were members of the same family. professor under 24-hour armed guard after threats, 06 May 2016 07:57:42 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — After a Dhaka University professor asked a woman to remove her veil during his class, Muslim extremists called for his death, posting his personal details online along with tips on how to kill. Today, he remains under constant guard by armed police, stays mostly at home and bars his front door. subway service restored after smoke in Metro station, 06 May 2016 10:51:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington subway officials say they've resumed service on a section shared by three lines where smoke appeared in a station. Chinese activist may be severely ill and needs care, 06 May 2016 09:56:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The sister of a prominent imprisoned Chinese political activist says she is worried her brother is seriously ill and is urging the authorities to allow him access to better medical care. revival: Czech record maker aims for global dominance, 06 May 2016 10:13:46 GMTLODENICE, Czech Republic (AP) — As vinyl records make a global comeback, a little-known Czech company is riding the market surge to establish itself as the world's biggest record manufacturer, with plans to expand in North America and Asia. Hall celebrates 125 years and counting, 06 May 2016 10:43:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — James Taylor thought back four decades to his Carnegie Hall debut and said it was "the sort of cultural sign" that he had made it to a certain level of stardom. shares lower ahead of closely watched US jobs report, 06 May 2016 08:55:05 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Global markets were mostly lower in nervous trading Friday ahead of a closely watched U.S. jobs-report that may influence interest rate decisions and the value of the U.S. dollar. attack Chevron oil facility in Nigeria, shut down, 06 May 2016 10:27:59 GMTWARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Armed militants attacked a major Chevron oil and gas facility off Nigeria's southern coast, the military said Friday, and the U.S.-based multinational said it was forced to shut production there but its exports will continue. hunter's disappearance still a mystery after months, 06 May 2016 10:19:43 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Fixated on computer screens and video monitors, an army of volunteers scattered across the country has been painstakingly reviewing hundreds of images and hours of footage recorded over the last four months, desperately hoping to find a single clue to the whereabouts of missing treasure hunter Randy Bilyeu. the real Thunder and Hawks please stand up?, 06 May 2016 07:59:01 GMTThe Oklahoma City Thunder responded to their Game 1 thumping. The Atlanta Hawks? Not so much.'s son: Supposed 1976 allegation vs. father is 'bunk', 06 May 2016 10:19:17 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Paterno's son says an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk." rights lawyer arrested in Egypt over protests, 06 May 2016 10:52:25 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state news agency says a prominent rights lawyer has been detained for 15 days pending investigation into a catalog of allegations including plotting a coup, two weeks after security forces stifled demonstrations against the president's decision to give up two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia last month. Pittsburgh teacher pinned kindergartner with chair, 06 May 2016 10:41:08 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a Pittsburgh teacher has been charged with shoving a kindergartner, pulling a chair out from underneath the girl and pinning her with it before throwing it down on the floor next to her. treating 2 brothers who become paralyzed each night, 06 May 2016 08:54:50 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The two brothers have come to be known as the "solar kids" and their case has mystified Pakistani doctors. Insurgents seize village south of Aleppo, 06 May 2016 10:02:49 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A coalition of Syrian rebels and jihadists seized a strategic village from pro-government forces outside the contested city of Aleppo on Friday, signaling the reemergence of a powerful, ultraconservative insurgent coalition on the opposition's side in the Syria conflict. arise about California doctor's response to Prince, 06 May 2016 10:50:51 GMTWas a California doctor acting legally when he sent his son to Prince's home with a drug often used to treat people addicted to opiates such as prescription painkillers? faces trial over New Year sexual assault in Cologne, 06 May 2016 08:05:14 GMTBERLIN (AP) — An Algerian man is due to go on trial for allegedly being part of a group that groped a woman on Cologne on New Year's Eve. He's the first person to appear in court for a sexual offense after the events that heightened tensions over Germany's migrant influx.