FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:02:29 -07:00Suicide bomber hits near presidential palace in Somaliahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/639ee73036d24967bbe6f3df2a4d718bTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:25:28 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Police in Somalia say a suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden truck near the gate of the presidential palace in the capital, killing at least three people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/639ee73036d24967bbe6f3df2a4d718bThe Latest: Aircraft investigating depression in Atlantichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/676fa7b0fd924d4fac8a392f77cbfb95Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:24:21 GMTBUXTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems that threaten the Southeast (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/676fa7b0fd924d4fac8a392f77cbfb95Coroner: Man involved in shootout with police shot himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1825bb2e00e24007b6cf9925e018a25bTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:57:31 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Officials say a man who was involved in a shootout with police officers in South Carolina shot himself to death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1825bb2e00e24007b6cf9925e018a25bEmailed threats received at Virginia Tech, William & Maryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89d6e9b6648847d99928dbf7ab31059aTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:48:40 GMTBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Campus police at the College of William & Mary say someone on the campus received a threatening email that's similar to threats emailed to people at Virginia Tech.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89d6e9b6648847d99928dbf7ab31059aIran releases jailed Texas graduate studenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef8c7302a6544af888ace6f203bc381aTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:46:31 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian authorities have released a man jailed while home from his graduate studies in Texas after nearly five years, state media reported Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef8c7302a6544af888ace6f203bc381aThe Latest: Romanian PM heads to Italy for quake funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921f730050794171986e166c15d4a24bTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:42:48 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug. 24 earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921f730050794171986e166c15d4a24bMyanmar Buddhist group criticizes former UN chief Kofi Annanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/373cda53b4df44c08e79913940fa4566Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:04:55 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A prominent anti-Muslim group of Buddhist nationalists in Myanmar is criticizing former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan on social media, and accidentally taking actor Morgan Freeman down with him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/373cda53b4df44c08e79913940fa4566French president warns 'contradictory' foreign interventions in Syria could worsen war, urges peace talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/307fe970524b4e35a3de87ecda2e53a3Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:37:58 GMTPARIS (AP) — French president warns 'contradictory' foreign interventions in Syria could worsen war, urges peace talks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/307fe970524b4e35a3de87ecda2e53a3Taliban appoints new military chief as new leader settles inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f6b750975d14fa3b33e3359f4b9a64fTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:23:03 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The Taliban has appointed a new military chief as the insurgents try to gain ground rather than talk peace under a new leadership, Taliban officials said in telephone interviews over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f6b750975d14fa3b33e3359f4b9a64fLouisiana police: 4 children missing in California foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3459767bce5450396c160f9f36db3ebTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:49:52 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana state police say four children listed as missing in California have been found and two adults have been arrested, including a man wanted for alleged lewd acts with a child.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3459767bce5450396c160f9f36db3ebPoland investigates massive download of personal datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0dcae71f6354690b628e7293f058495Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:04:47 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Prosecutors and other state security officials in Poland are investigating unprecedented massive night downloading by bailiffs of personal data of some 1.4 million Poles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0dcae71f6354690b628e7293f058495Egypt parliament agrees to introduce value-added taxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f07461562b48a7a9c2013c68cd610dTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:46:00 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's parliament has agreed to establish a value-added tax of 13 percent, in a move authorities hope will generate much-needed state revenue and advance a reform program supported by loans from the International Monetary Fund.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f07461562b48a7a9c2013c68cd610dSlain New Mexico girl's relatives mystified over mom's rolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b969434cb6764bbca2db22f0f9e06289Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:07:44 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Michelle Martens kept her new relationship with a man convicted of child endangerment a secret from friends and family for weeks — as she helped plan her daughter's 10th birthday party, sent the girl off daily to the school bus and held down her job at a local grocery store.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b969434cb6764bbca2db22f0f9e06289Israel razes home of Palestinian involved in deadly shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b8e841331bf490c87addb0e29505bdaTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:19:32 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military says its forces demolished the home of a Palestinian involved in the ambush of a family car in the West Bank that killed an Israeli and wounded his wife and two of their children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b8e841331bf490c87addb0e29505bdaTo fight corruption, Greece holds auction for 4 TV channelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df9b4e5dbf6342bc8bef798d987da14aTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:11:02 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — State regulators in Greece have launched an auction for four private national television licenses, reducing the number from seven after a heated public debate on corruption in the financially troubled country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df9b4e5dbf6342bc8bef798d987da14aWhite ex-cop charged in black motorist's death back in courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ad1f40117a472d8672cce4e93a10bfTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:44:49 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A white former police officer charged in the shooting death of a black motorist is returning to a federal courtroom in South Carolina.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ad1f40117a472d8672cce4e93a10bfSpain premier to open debate; new government remains elusivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8186abea06954c62bb0defe576ff0c43Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:14:43 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's acting prime minister is opening a two-day parliamentary debate in hopes of forming a new government and ending an eight-month impasse, but expectations of a breakthrough are running low.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8186abea06954c62bb0defe576ff0c43EU: Ireland must recover up to 13 billion euros in illegal tax benefits from Applehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb6865b48ad34de381aa3fcd8d5406d5Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:55:31 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — EU: Ireland must recover up to 13 billion euros in illegal tax benefits from Apple.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb6865b48ad34de381aa3fcd8d5406d5French president says US-EU trade talks bogged down, won't succeed this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd8de4711ad94eb09d3f85779cf7ce6eTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:48:33 GMTPARIS (AP) — French president says US-EU trade talks bogged down, won't succeed this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd8de4711ad94eb09d3f85779cf7ce6eGood boy! Dogs know what you're saying, study suggestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a27bb0300734496dac26b055e50461cfTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:45:20 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: man's best friend really does understand some of what we're saying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a27bb0300734496dac26b055e50461cfMyanmar to hold historic peace talks with ethnic armieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9258802b0cc64967902f0b2d88a4446aTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:36:39 GMTPeace talks aimed at ending more than half a century of conflict between Myanmar's army and an array of armed ethnic rebel groups are due to start in the capital, Naypyitaw, on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9258802b0cc64967902f0b2d88a4446aHurricane watch issued as storm nears Hawaii's Big Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8288dbbe6b4484ad8a4b75d0078d9dTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:19:13 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Central Pacific Hurricane Center on Monday issued a hurricane watch for the Big Island of Hawaii as Hurricane Madeline closed in on the island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8288dbbe6b4484ad8a4b75d0078d9dBaltimore County school board to revisit heat closure policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da6ce707c6364292b5ecdd1ce4c78052Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:06:06 GMTTOWSON, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County school officials are planning to revisit a policy in which dozens of schools without air-conditioning have already had to close for two days this school year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da6ce707c6364292b5ecdd1ce4c7805210 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e457a9c5b2294ccbba7781158cdbf34eTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:00:45 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e457a9c5b2294ccbba7781158cdbf34eFrance criticizes Turkish military intervention in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0204044ef8344f29f081157a7fcca9eTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:48:47 GMTPARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande has criticized Turkey's "contradictory" military intervention in Syria and warned Russia not to become a "protagonist" in the war.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0204044ef8344f29f081157a7fcca9eTyphoon hits northern Japan, threatening to bring floodshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4f1df1706a9423ea23f3940051eb152Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:21:06 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A typhoon slammed into northern Japan on Tuesday evening, threatening to bring floods to an area still recovering from the 2011 tsunami.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4f1df1706a9423ea23f3940051eb152The Latest: Friends remember slain college student with songhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a2da061926e48dd90a28586d9ffcbe4Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:42:45 GMTITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal stabbing of an Ithaca College student at Cornell University (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a2da061926e48dd90a28586d9ffcbe4North Carolina warily watching 2 tropical weather systemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3efefae5875c4d58b9d458fa0490e8b2Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:23:46 GMTBUXTON, N.C. (AP) — A tropical weather system off the coast of North Carolina's Outer Banks is expected to strengthen in the next day, bringing winds up to 45 mph and heavy rains that could flood low-lying areas, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3efefae5875c4d58b9d458fa0490e8b2French government wants EU to stop trade talks with UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04f87f4d4b0f42159ef97e5a866b2db3Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:17:36 GMTPARIS (AP) — The French government says it wants the European Union to end talks with the U.S. on forging a sweeping trade deal that it sees as too friendly to U.S. business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04f87f4d4b0f42159ef97e5a866b2db3Nevada congressman hospitalized after heart attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a27a769a930e4364b4cc02d31de53793Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:43:47 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A spokesman says U.S. Rep. Cresent Hardy of Nevada is recovering after suffering a heart attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a27a769a930e4364b4cc02d31de53793Somalia police say suicide bomber detonates vehicle near presidential palace, killing at least 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c812a5f11c5a43dc9ec09323c630dedaTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:11:28 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia police say suicide bomber detonates vehicle near presidential palace, killing at least 3.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c812a5f11c5a43dc9ec09323c630dedaMontenegrin police use pepper spray on protesting ex-workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9195a26aa61f4f6d80019be3236f24ecTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:23:23 GMTPODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegrin police have used pepper spray to stop laid-off employees of an aluminum smelter from storming the parliament building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9195a26aa61f4f6d80019be3236f24ecTaliban appoint new military chief as new leader settles inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfce6053524d43e09076e87dad3f72b0Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:48:54 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The Taliban have appointed a new military chief as the insurgents try to gain ground rather than talk peace under a new leadership, Taliban officials said in telephone interviews over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfce6053524d43e09076e87dad3f72b0The Latest: Ireland to appeal EU ruling on Apple taxeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02ccba118cac496ca7347d7d643562e9Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:46:50 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union's decision that Apple must pay billions in back taxes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02ccba118cac496ca7347d7d643562e9American woman indicted in China on charges of spyinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb13f6f5a402448cbe8b68ffc951888bTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:41:37 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A court in southern China says prosecutors have indicted an American woman on charges of spying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb13f6f5a402448cbe8b68ffc951888bWoman accused of killing husband in hospital bedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294faaa175c34135bb4a67ce62559577Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:35:46 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a retired Florida nurse suffocated her husband in his hospital bed as he was recovering from elective back surgery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294faaa175c34135bb4a67ce62559577Former EU commissioner enters Estonian presidential contesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefd63669a8b4d59b8816a6e0bd7ae91Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:29:19 GMTTALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Former prime minister and EU commissioner Siim Kallas has entered Estonia's presidential race for the second round of voting in the Baltic country's Parliament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fefd63669a8b4d59b8816a6e0bd7ae91Human Rights Watch: Palestinians abuse media, activistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aadfe91f12f48d4839948dc479eba39Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:24:57 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian authorities are silencing dissent by cracking down on free speech and abusing local journalists and activists critical of their policies, a leading international human rights group said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aadfe91f12f48d4839948dc479eba39EU says Apple must pay up to 13B euros in back taxeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf3f54f0030e44b09c4c9933e51f9256Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:53:10 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Apple will have to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) in back taxes, plus interest, to Ireland after the European Union found Tuesday that it received illegal tax benefits over 11 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf3f54f0030e44b09c4c9933e51f9256The Latest: 37 caskets to be honored at Italy quake funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82b4c20af80c4d04ba1905ec55e51f2bTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:24:06 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug. 24 earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82b4c20af80c4d04ba1905ec55e51f2bHurricane to pass 'dangerously close' to Hawaii's Big Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6134c7b57354edebf48def8b2395494Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:32:13 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Central Pacific Hurricane Center on Monday issued a hurricane watch for the Big Island of Hawaii, saying Hurricane Madeline could pass "dangerously close."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6134c7b57354edebf48def8b2395494France wants halt to 'imbalanced' EU-US trade deal talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4531812de6a47ae8e87215bd7a1dfd8Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:40:51 GMTPARIS (AP) — The French government wants the European Union to end talks with the U.S. on forging a sweeping trade deal that it sees as too friendly to U.S. businesses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4531812de6a47ae8e87215bd7a1dfd8Sheriff: Suspect in priest slaying attempted hanging againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2df8c1d63e6d4f9792b619defbd3a220Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:45:45 GMTJONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff says an inmate accused of killing a 71-year-old Florida priest tried to hang himself in jail for the second time this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2df8c1d63e6d4f9792b619defbd3a220Australian opposition to push for gay marriage law reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6156cccd80ea41b19e6d51977fa280d1Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:34:21 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's opposition said Tuesday that it would test Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's weakened grip on power following last month's general election by proposing its own legislation to legalize gay marriage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6156cccd80ea41b19e6d51977fa280d1State funeral set for Amatrice after quake survivors rebelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c2d8fe730548269d54b9b26f310723Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:25:26 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Construction crews worked through the night to build a tent complex to host an Italian state funeral Tuesday in quake-devastated Amatrice after outraged residents rejected the government's plan to hold the service in a distant airport hangar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c2d8fe730548269d54b9b26f310723France's Hollande: EU-US trade deal won't happen this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfee54f828244871bd2e6db2ea06ed59Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:01:49 GMTPARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande says that talks on a landmark trade deal between the U.S. and European Union are bogged down, unbalanced and cannot be completed this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfee54f828244871bd2e6db2ea06ed59EU rules Apple must pay up to 13B euros in back taxeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e65693e197f4b7597c12183d6ea973dTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:04:29 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S. technology company, plus interest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e65693e197f4b7597c12183d6ea973dLongtime aide Huma Abedin like 'second daughter' to Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/956888047eb940939ce4735bd361cad9Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:07:06 GMTSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin has won plaudits for her campaign instincts, her deep-rooted loyalty and her glamorous personal style. But she has been thrust into the spotlight for another attribute — as a wronged political wife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/956888047eb940939ce4735bd361cad9High-rise tower being built in Abu Dhabi catches firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/632f9a657fd14b9481caf6b5e40acc2dTue, 30 Aug 2016 10:22:25 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Firefighters in Abu Dhabi are battling a blaze that broke out in a high-rise building under construction in the United Arab Emirates capital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/632f9a657fd14b9481caf6b5e40acc2dUN: France's burkini ban a 'stupid reaction' to extremismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1df4e2b5d7294e9d8c1375aab5a9363cTue, 30 Aug 2016 09:56:31 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The U.N. human rights office says local bans in France on burkini swimwear amount to "a grave and illegal breach of fundamental freedoms" and a "stupid reaction" to recent extremist attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1df4e2b5d7294e9d8c1375aab5a9363c