FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 01 May 2016 06:45:23 -07:00CSX train derails in Washington, DC; possible hazardous leakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71ac4cbd8bd04f62a0ab7eb2dcac2722Sun, 01 May 2016 13:07:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A CSX freight train derailed in Washington, D.C., on Sunday morning, sending several cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material from three cars, emergency officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71ac4cbd8bd04f62a0ab7eb2dcac2722Iraq says oil exports, revenues increase in Aprilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8099ffca0664abb8e5fa87a4657dde2Sun, 01 May 2016 10:32:44 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq says April crude oil exports have increased by 2.3 percent from the previous month, filling cash-strapped coffers amid an acute economic crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8099ffca0664abb8e5fa87a4657dde2Watchdog looks to counter new chemical weapons threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01cd762aa21a4df1ac01341b85b965f3Sun, 01 May 2016 09:57:34 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — With about 92 percent of the world's declared chemical weapons stockpiles destroyed, the watchdog agency overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking now to counter emerging threats from extremist groups while still dealing with unfinished business in Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01cd762aa21a4df1ac01341b85b965f3As chemical weapons stockpiles shrink, OPCW eyes new threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3469c1e5e364278b40b7f6b33f98530Sun, 01 May 2016 08:44:41 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — With about 92 percent of the world's declared chemical weapons stockpiles destroyed, the watchdog agency overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking now to counter emerging threats from extremist groups while still dealing with unfinished business in Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3469c1e5e364278b40b7f6b33f985303 dead in eastern Ukraine amid Easter armistice violationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a2a9de8be5417082e3e17f37e6efd4Sun, 01 May 2016 13:16:09 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Three deaths were reported Sunday in the fighting in eastern Ukraine despite a recently brokered armistice for Orthodox Easter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a2a9de8be5417082e3e17f37e6efd4Kenya officials: Death toll of collapsed building up to 16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0699c37cc060421bb0e7f355397a338cSun, 01 May 2016 13:09:40 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan rescuers are continuing to search for survivors of a residential building that collapsed Friday as officials said the death toll rose to 16 and 73 people are missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0699c37cc060421bb0e7f355397a338cPhilippine militants free 10 Indonesian hostageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ac83869c21a4add917ccb8d2f87f177Sun, 01 May 2016 09:05:07 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Abu Sayyaf militants have freed 10 Indonesian tugboat crewmen who were seized at sea in March and taken to a jungle encampment in the southern Philippines, officials said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ac83869c21a4add917ccb8d2f87f177Nadal looks to keep momentum at Madrid Mastershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1e7b6b83812448987fc8bc9ba200bd7Sun, 01 May 2016 08:32:30 GMTMADRID (AP) — Rafael Nadal arrives at the Madrid Masters with a chance to erase doubts about his form going into Roland Garros.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1e7b6b83812448987fc8bc9ba200bd7Militants free 10 Indonesian hostages in south Philippineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ddadd7d65354102bc60bf722a110f7dSun, 01 May 2016 12:55:05 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Abu Sayyaf militants have freed 10 Indonesian crewmen who were seized at sea in March in the first of three attacks on tugboats that have sparked a regional maritime security alarm, officials said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ddadd7d65354102bc60bf722a110f7dJames Bond meets Samuel Colt: Seeking to build a safer gunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/deb549c2292449289ff75290fb36bce6Sun, 01 May 2016 12:13:54 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Mossberg is among a small number of pioneers looking to build a safer gun. But unlike many others, he was in the gun business when he started down that path.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/deb549c2292449289ff75290fb36bce6Labour Party denies anti-Semitism in its ranks as vote nearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea8f3edb39d34d1ab61a1eaf08b7925bSun, 01 May 2016 12:56:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — Senior Labour Party figures are fighting back against charges there is anti-Semitism in the party's ranks ahead of Thursday's vote for a new mayor of London and other posts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea8f3edb39d34d1ab61a1eaf08b7925bTrump backers yell foul over loss at Arizona GOP conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c195641b244c25941bb8a60489400eSun, 01 May 2016 09:46:39 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz pulled out a strategic victory at the Arizona Republican Party convention, nailing down a large majority of delegates to the national convention amid cheating accusations from backers of businessman Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c195641b244c25941bb8a60489400ePope insists pedophile criminals be 'severely' punishedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac04f2c3632343868de2a9fd86f86aafSun, 01 May 2016 13:38:19 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is insisting that pedophiles who abuse children be severely punished.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac04f2c3632343868de2a9fd86f86aafCar bomb in southern Turkey kills policeman, 23 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2c3a62d22e642808f89050d80528c62Sun, 01 May 2016 09:09:40 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing a policeman and injuring 23 other people, an official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2c3a62d22e642808f89050d80528c62South Africa: Rescued lions explore new home in sanctuaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/132df03a208a4f208a59888104306215Sun, 01 May 2016 13:34:46 GMTVaalwater, South Africa (AP) — Lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru and airlifted to South Africa are exploring their new territory of bush grasses and trees after being released into a sanctuary north of Johannesburg.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/132df03a208a4f208a59888104306215UN: Violence in April kills at least 741 Iraqishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab8e2287d8e348fda0af369cb2424fd7Sun, 01 May 2016 12:44:18 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says at least 741 Iraqis have been killed in April due to ongoing violence, a sharp decline from the previous month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab8e2287d8e348fda0af369cb2424fd7Brussels Airport departure hall reopens after deadly attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996d277b9118418b8bf056914811f293Sun, 01 May 2016 08:26:03 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Brussels Airport is reopening its departure hall for the first time since deadly Islamic extremist attacks on March 22.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996d277b9118418b8bf056914811f293From new to old, some of the gun safety features over timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4eb52fe51174af9ae33b5bfbf087df1Sun, 01 May 2016 12:22:13 GMTDaytona Beach, Florida-based iGun Technology Corp. has been developing a "smart gun," a firearm that uses a ring with a chip in it to send a signal to a circuit board embedded in the firearm so that only an authorized user can fire the gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4eb52fe51174af9ae33b5bfbf087df1Iraq: Car bombings kill at least 18 people in southern cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b57cc405b9a641878cf5715b0408a13bSun, 01 May 2016 11:06:10 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say separate car bombings in southern Iraq have killed at least 18 people and wounded dozens.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b57cc405b9a641878cf5715b0408a13bFrench far-right father-daughter feud disrupts traditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bfa0ea2cb8e41ef9cab8b0d9422dd56Sun, 01 May 2016 13:34:22 GMTPARIS (AP) — Jean-Marie Le Pen, a founder and the decades-long leader of France's far-right National Front, declared Sunday that his daughter, the party president who has expelled him, will lose next year's presidential race if she fails to unify the party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bfa0ea2cb8e41ef9cab8b0d9422dd56'Holy Fire,' fireworks: Orthodox Christians celebrate Easterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2cdbe078a3f4422ac2fd735c099e60fSun, 01 May 2016 12:51:20 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — With "Holy Fire," fireworks and solemn Masses, Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2cdbe078a3f4422ac2fd735c099e60f3 detained in Bangladesh after stabbing death of Hindu manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0b186e992044198fce558e21729a75Sun, 01 May 2016 12:46:54 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh detained three men Sunday, including the head of an Islamic school, in connection with the stabbing death of a Hindu tailor in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0b186e992044198fce558e21729a75Thousands march in Moscow's Red Square for May Day rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54666e6d126f4648895f62868946a0f2Sun, 01 May 2016 13:30:51 GMTTrade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. A look at some May Day events:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54666e6d126f4648895f62868946a0f2Iraq: PM orders arrest of protesters who attacked lawmakershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a425ad1057d43b68016757fecb1e3a5Sun, 01 May 2016 09:17:42 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday ordered authorities to arrest and prosecute protesters who attacked security forces, lawmakers and damaged state property after breaking into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone to protest delays in reform plans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a425ad1057d43b68016757fecb1e3a5Elephants to perform for final time at Ringling Bros. circushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ccf2ecab9de49ec8cfb6eda6c4534a3Sun, 01 May 2016 13:38:28 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Elephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ccf2ecab9de49ec8cfb6eda6c4534a3Malaysia sends 32 Taiwanese suspects to China, draws protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/127f10db8acb482b95405348fc3c9210Sun, 01 May 2016 09:41:28 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Taiwanese officials have protested Malaysia's deportation of 32 of the self-ruled island's nationals to China this weekend to face wire fraud charges, the latest in a series of disputes that has raised new friction between China and Taiwan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/127f10db8acb482b95405348fc3c9210Connecticut governor to get JFK award for pro-refugee stancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b61da69deb42069e826c5cfa5b4a62Sun, 01 May 2016 13:36:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Connecticut's governor is being honored with the 2016 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award for his public support of resettling Syrian refugees in the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b61da69deb42069e826c5cfa5b4a62Sanders raises $26M in April in primary bid against Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be29905aeb842e9b978534635f4c158Sun, 01 May 2016 13:35:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is reporting raising about $26 million in April in his primary challenge to Hillary Clinton.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be29905aeb842e9b978534635f4c158Liverpool loses 3-1 at Swansea in Premier Leaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b119866ef0ed41779d3fcd847774e752Sun, 01 May 2016 13:08:15 GMTSWANSEA, Wales (AP) — Liverpool's much-changed team was beaten 3-1 at Swansea in the English Premier League on Sunday, with Andre Ayew scoring two goals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b119866ef0ed41779d3fcd847774e752Damascus extends cease-fire by 24 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f86f6e1ae3849c392db2be4463542dfSun, 01 May 2016 12:41:10 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's state news agency says the military has extended its cease-fire around Damascus for another 24 hours. Thousands of rebels are fighting pro-government forces in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f86f6e1ae3849c392db2be4463542dfIn London's mayoral race, candidate rejects 'extremism' barbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01b77e5f0de941ecbbb63282e3f5d587Sun, 01 May 2016 10:58:59 GMTLONDON (AP) — One is a bus driver's son who grew up in social housing, the other a billionaire's son raised in a mansion. They are two very different London success stories, and one is about to become the city's next mayor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01b77e5f0de941ecbbb63282e3f5d5873 detained after stabbing death of Hindu man in Bangladeshhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f39c192e32b4a3587ee6522e74413d6Sun, 01 May 2016 12:15:37 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh have detained three men, including the head of an Islamic school, in connection with the stabbing death of a Hindu tailor in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f39c192e32b4a3587ee6522e74413d6North Korea party congress to show unity around Kim Jong Unhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5de86e11dc3b4566aaed4ace264c8db0Sun, 01 May 2016 13:10:00 GMTTOKYO (AP) — North Korea is preparing to hold a once-in-a-generation congress of its ruling party that is intended to rally the nation behind leader Kim Jong Un and could provide an important glimpse into Kim's plans for the country's economy and military.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5de86e11dc3b4566aaed4ace264c8db0Union workers take to the streets in May Day rallieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3198aadd07a45c4b4b5ba9d867c1799Sun, 01 May 2016 09:17:10 GMTTrade unions and other groups were staging rallies around the world Sunday to mark International Workers Day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3198aadd07a45c4b4b5ba9d867c1799Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d026f4cc4b66453eb66431c2f54cb604Sun, 01 May 2016 09:01:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time — wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d026f4cc4b66453eb66431c2f54cb604GOP race shifts California's political fault lineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cafd99c0eac47eea33a8ff4341be724Sun, 01 May 2016 09:48:40 GMTBURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades between those who want to tack to the ideological center to expand its diminishing appeal and those who want it to enforce conservative purity. But the prospect of Donald Trump clinching the nomination in the Golden State has scrambled the party's political fault lines in advance of its pivotal June primary, forging unexpected alliances that blur those longstanding divisions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cafd99c0eac47eea33a8ff4341be724Car bomb in southern Turkey kills 2 policemen, 22 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48c50c68c9e342369d6b132f36103ea0Sun, 01 May 2016 12:26:46 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing two police officers and wounding 22 other people, according to the state-run Anadolu Agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48c50c68c9e342369d6b132f36103ea0Trump gets outside help for potential GOP convention battlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41b4b4eae990421f8fff826d2a5b44b9Sun, 01 May 2016 13:23:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has a Plan B if he's faced with a contested convention, and it involves the sort of outside groups that he's called "corrupt."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41b4b4eae990421f8fff826d2a5b44b9Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e79b387892bc448a8e4d43f99c33a997Sun, 01 May 2016 13:02:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An outdoor advertising company that owns thousands of billboards across the country, including in Times Square, and around the world, is using mobile phone data to learn about people who are passing their displays in order to cater ads to specific consumers, and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants federal officials to investigate if the practice is legal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e79b387892bc448a8e4d43f99c33a997CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e37e3a0b75594b67a022b1cc89a2883fSun, 01 May 2016 10:14:48 GMTBURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — When Carly Fiorina spoke at the California Republican Party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport, it was a brief homecoming of sorts for the newly minted vice presidential candidate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e37e3a0b75594b67a022b1cc89a2883fIraqi officials: Double car bombings in southern Iraq kill at least 18 people, wound up to 40 othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83edee21eb043d7b009f69ed9c7dda8Sun, 01 May 2016 10:47:47 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials: Double car bombings in southern Iraq kill at least 18 people, wound up to 40 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83edee21eb043d7b009f69ed9c7dda8Orthodox Christians across the world celebrate Easterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07ac57f659ef4a26bf4c879bdf4e1a95Sun, 01 May 2016 08:41:49 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Across the world, Orthodox Christians are celebrating Easter, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07ac57f659ef4a26bf4c879bdf4e1a95CSX train derails in Northeast DC, possible hazardous leakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8cbe23b8c194f79bba082a429f80281Sun, 01 May 2016 12:19:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., leaving several cars overturned and a possible hazardous leak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8cbe23b8c194f79bba082a429f80281Saudi Binladin Group employees set fire to buses in protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4d66db144df4a4caf9e9031ee73ac3bSun, 01 May 2016 13:36:39 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Employees at giant construction firm, the Saudi Binladin Group, have set fire to more than seven company buses to protest a reportedly large round of looming layoffs and not being paid their salaries for months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4d66db144df4a4caf9e9031ee73ac3bSouth Korean president visits Iran to boost tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fed9c1d208f141ffb38c5c22124962c7Sun, 01 May 2016 13:05:56 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — South Korea's president has arrived in Tehran in the first such high-level visit since the two nations established diplomatic ties in 1962.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fed9c1d208f141ffb38c5c22124962c7Pope decries 'desperate' situation in Syrian city of Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/153a4c21bf5d43879fb6195106acc4f3Sun, 01 May 2016 11:35:01 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is decrying worsening violence amid the already "desperate" humanitarian situation in Syria, particularly in the northern city of Aleppo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/153a4c21bf5d43879fb6195106acc4f3US once again forced to turn to Russia for help on Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09480738bdc6410d805e08534029352dSun, 01 May 2016 12:50:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Scrambling to resuscitate a nearly dead truce in Syria, the Obama administration has again been forced to turn to Russia for help, with little hope for the desired U.S. outcome.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09480738bdc6410d805e08534029352dIraq: Car bombings kill at least 23 people in southern cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c32030033cf34613b8ef4d7aad7425c2Sun, 01 May 2016 11:50:47 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Militants on Sunday unleashed dual car bomb attacks in southern Iraq, killing at least 23 people and wounding dozens, officials said, at a time when the country's government is struggling with mounting public unrest in the capital over delays in promised reform plans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c32030033cf34613b8ef4d7aad7425c2Ukraine accuses separatists of violating Easter armisticehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e235f5546e41048f81119ff8c6eaf7Sun, 01 May 2016 11:06:02 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian government says one soldier has been killed and several troops wounded in the country's east in what seems to be a violation of a recently brokered armistice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e235f5546e41048f81119ff8c6eaf72nd-seeded Kerber loses in 1st round of Madrid Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9654a55ec7749d3b98b7edec241e084Sun, 01 May 2016 13:01:25 GMTMADRID (AP) — Second-seeded Angelique Kerber lost 6-4, 6-2 to Barbora Strycova in the first round of the Madrid Open on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9654a55ec7749d3b98b7edec241e084