FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 May 2016 13:03:50 -07:00Man charged in Michigan probe of contaminated food, 05 May 2016 19:40:02 GMTANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man suspected of spraying a contaminant on unpackaged food at grocery stores faces four charges of poisoning food. official Tusk: Idea of one European nation is 'illusion', 05 May 2016 19:55:42 GMTROME (AP) — Worried about anti-European sentiment fueling nationalism on the continent, a top EU official said Thursday that the bloc must "stop the radicals" from gaining power by making citizens feel safe amid the migrant crisis. reaches verdict in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killings case, 05 May 2016 19:07:04 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jurors have reached a verdict in the trial of a Los Angeles man charged in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killings that targeted vulnerable young black women over two decades. justice suspends house speaker, foe of president, 05 May 2016 19:49:20 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A supreme court judge suspended the leader of Brazil's lower house of congress on Thursday, removing one of the nation's most powerful politicians who is reviled by many for numerous corruption allegations and actions to stall investigations against him."Flight of the Navigator" star charged with bank robbery, 05 May 2016 19:38:43 GMTSECHELT, British Columbia (AP) — A man who starred in Disney's 1986 adventure flick, "Flight of the Navigator" when he was a child, has been charged in connection with a bank robbery in British Columbia. failed to report incident prior to murder-suicide, 05 May 2016 19:34:13 GMTSANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a central Florida man who killed his wife, his two young children and then himself last month would have likely been wearing a GPS monitor had an officer properly reported an injunction violation nine days before the murder-suicide. swing that killed teen exempt from SC inspections, 05 May 2016 18:58:10 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A ropes course where a Florida teen died last summer was exempt from state inspections governing amusement rides, South Carolina regulators have concluded, a reversal of what they said immediately after her death. child molester Sandusky gets appeals hearing, 05 May 2016 19:25:47 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania judge on Thursday gave convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky a hearing later this month to prove his claims that prosecutors lied, withheld evidence and leaked secret grand jury information to find additional victims. fries with that: Call city residents Hattiesburgers, 05 May 2016 19:56:14 GMTHATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Call them Hattiesburgers, even if historians are choking on that mouthful. government to take control of WWII museum, 05 May 2016 18:38:26 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's conservative government announced Thursday that it is merging a major museum on World War II that was due to open next year with a different museum that doesn't yet exist, a legal maneuver that allows it to take control of an ambitious new institution. politician accuses Wall Street Journal of libel, 05 May 2016 19:57:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Venezuelan legislator has sued Dow Jones & Co. and News Corp., saying he was libeled in a Wall Street Journal story about a drug investigation. Latest: Charlotte mayor meets with N Carolina lawmakers, 05 May 2016 19:28:39 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on disagreements over a North Carolina law that limits transgender people to using the public restroom aligned with their biological sex and governments in passing their own anti-discrimination rules (all times local): coaching carousel 'spinning out of control', 05 May 2016 18:52:37 GMTBob Hartley watched bosses come and go three times as coach of the Calgary Flames. He will need one more general manager to believe in him to stay in the NHL. nations accuse US top court of violating law over Iran, 05 May 2016 19:52:26 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The 120-nation Nonaligned Movement headed by Iran is accusing the U.S. Supreme Court of violating international law by ruling that nearly $2 billion in frozen Iranian assets can be paid to victims of attacks linked to the country. change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay fine, 05 May 2016 19:05:00 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Miami-area mayor won his bid to pay a $4,000 ethics fine with pennies and nickels, but only after he agreed to count and box the coins himself.'s Chocolate World tour gets technological facelift, 05 May 2016 19:54:32 GMTHERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — Hershey's Chocolate World tour ride has undergone a major technological facelift. Forcing doctor to take medicine violates his rights, 05 May 2016 19:20:57 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A mentally ill doctor should not be forced to take medicine in a bid to make him competent to stand trial for the killing of a Yale University physician, a public defender told Connecticut's highest court on Thursday. Latest: Family prepares for slain Navajo girl's funeral, 05 May 2016 19:06:57 GMTFARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the abduction and killing of an 11-year-old Navajo girl in northwest New Mexico (all times local): Ex-Boy Scout leader sexually abused 5 boys, 05 May 2016 19:56:34 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Boy Scout leader from Nashville who stands accused of abusing five boys has been indicted on statutory rape, sexual battery and other felony counts. Islands to deploy genetically modified mosquitoes, 05 May 2016 19:33:29 GMTMIAMI (AP) — British biotech company Oxitec and the Cayman Islands government announced plans Thursday to release millions of genetically modified mosquitoes in the fight against a species that spreads Zika and other diseases. man plans to plead guilty in Fort Riley bomb case, 05 May 2016 18:35:54 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A 29-year-old Topeka man plans to plead guilty to a criminal charge that he helped another man who plotted last year to bomb the Fort Riley military base to aid the Islamic State group. general touches raw nerve with Holocaust comments, 05 May 2016 18:50:50 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — In a reflection of the deep divisions plaguing Israel, a top general set off a controversy Thursday after appearing to liken the atmosphere in Israel to that of Nazi-era Germany during a speech marking the country's Holocaust memorial day. in Alberta now 85,000 hectares in size, 05 May 2016 19:28:53 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A massive wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta grew to 85,000 hectares (210,035 acres) in size and officials would like to move south about 25,000 evacuees who had previously fled north. More than 80,000 people have emptied Fort McMurray in the heart of Canada's oil sands. political crisis, Iraqi PM calls for focus on IS fight, 05 May 2016 18:43:15 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister on Thursday called on the Iraqi people to prioritize the battle against the Islamic State group amid a deepening political crisis in the country. eyes visa-free travel to Europe but hurdles remain, 05 May 2016 19:57:59 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Visa-free travel to Europe may be finally within Turkey's grasp, but the remaining benchmarks it must meet by June are not easy hurdles to clear. Turkish leaders have explicitly warned the European Union that they will stop cooperating on the migrant crisis if the visa requirement isn't lifted. House announces sentence commutations for 58 convicts, 05 May 2016 19:31:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has announced sentence commutations for 58 federal convicts, including 18 who are serving life sentences. take custody of kids who went to Oregon standoff, 05 May 2016 19:31:39 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Seven children who were taken to perform for occupiers during the armed takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge earlier this year have been placed in the temporary custody of Kansas child welfare officials. Call's publisher, editor-in-chief, retiring, 05 May 2016 18:35:18 GMTALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — David Erdman, a journalist who over a 35-year career at The Morning Call rose through the ranks of the newspaper to become its top editor and publisher, announced Thursday he is retiring. WWII veteran from Louisiana dies, 05 May 2016 19:48:20 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 110-year-old Louisiana man who served in World War II has died. Cruz out, social conservative leaders rethink Trump, 05 May 2016 18:32:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — With their champion, Sen. Ted Cruz, now out of the presidential race, groups opposing abortion and same-sex marriage say they'll bide their time and warily assess Donald Trump before deciding whether to back him as the Republican nominee., Fowler dodge ball with earplug thrown by spectator, 05 May 2016 19:08:57 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As if battling a rain-soaked course and gusting winds weren't difficult enough, playing partners Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler also had to dodge a golf ball with an earplug attached to it at the Wells Fargo Championship.'s attorney asks to step aside from Chicago police case, 05 May 2016 19:10:20 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Cook County's embattled state's attorney asked a judge Thursday to appoint a special prosecutor to take over the case against a white Chicago police officer she didn't charge until more than a year after he shot a black teenager 16 times. jury reaches verdict for man accused of killing 3 women, 05 May 2016 18:54:49 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A jury has reached a verdict in the case of a man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags in suburban Cleveland. for next UN chief asks to meet Security Council, 05 May 2016 18:34:26 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Croatia's former foreign minister, who is campaigning to be the next secretary-general of the United Nations, said she has asked to meet members of the U.N. Security Council who will make the final decision. relationships, Trump pivots toward big fundraising, 05 May 2016 18:35:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is taking his first steps toward raising the massive amounts of money needed for a national presidential race, aiming to broaden his primary insurgency into a full-fledged general election campaign and unite the fractured Republican Party behind him. use Alaska homeless shelter to grab coffee, snack, 05 May 2016 18:35:01 GMTKETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — Cruise ship passengers have been hanging out at an Alaska homeless shelter to get free coffee and a bite to eat, but few have bothered making a donation, said one of the nonprofit's board members. history: Alabama county may cover up slavery murals, 05 May 2016 19:29:00 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — As officials across the South wrestle with what to do about public monuments that reflect a racist heritage, an Alabama county may cover up two courthouse murals that some call offensive. picks Beaverton, Oregon, to host Davis Cup QF in July, 05 May 2016 19:07:56 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Tennis Association has chosen the Tualatin Hills Tennis Center in Beaverton, Oregon, to host the Americans' Davis Cup quarterfinal against Croatia on July 15-17. robber who dropped trail of money gets 15 years, 05 May 2016 19:01:23 GMTCLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A bank robber who left a trail of cash as he ran from the scene of the crime has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. convicts Ron Paul aides of campaign finance violations, 05 May 2016 19:38:24 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Three campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul were convicted Thursday in a federal case alleging they conspired to cover up the campaign's payments to a former Iowa state senator who had agreed to endorse their boss. Alberta evacuation one of largest in recent memory, 05 May 2016 19:32:23 GMTThe wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta is driving one of the largest evacuations in North America in recent memory, said Bill Stewart, co-director of the University of California's Center for Fire Research and Outreach at the University of California, Berkeley. Latest: US says Syria truce on Aleppo soon to expire, 05 May 2016 19:03:53 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): found 6 days after Kenyan building collapse, 05 May 2016 19:58:42 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Rescuers found four survivors Thursday in the rubble of an apartment building that collapsed six days ago amid heavy rains in the Kenyan capital, raising hopes that more people might still be alive in a disaster that has left dozens dead and missing. of sex abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekends, 05 May 2016 18:37:20 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Between cocktails, campus tours and squash games, alumni visiting St. George's School for their annual reunion weekend will find something different this year: discussions about what has unfolded at the elite boarding school since December, when leaders acknowledged dozens of students were sexually abused in the past. FACT CHECK: Trump's vow to create Appalachian coal jobs, 05 May 2016 19:31:24 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Donald Trump says he would bring back lost coal-mining jobs, and he is positioning for the November election in big coal states by portraying Hillary Clinton as a job killer. materials released in Houston warehouse fire, 05 May 2016 18:29:12 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Nearly 200 firefighters battled a large blaze Thursday at a warehouse complex in Houston that officials said released hazardous materials into the air and forced the evacuation of hundreds of students from a nearby elementary school. loss widens, but adjusted results top expectations, 05 May 2016 19:40:43 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld's first-quarter loss widened as expenses climbed, but the theme park operator's adjusted results and revenue beat Wall Street's expectations. Series champ Royals get day off in midst of slump, 05 May 2016 19:11:19 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals hadn't been hitting lately. partners with commercial software giant SAP, 05 May 2016 19:25:40 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has announced a new partnership with German software giant SAP to develop mobile apps that business customers can use on iPhones and iPad tablets. official: IS suicide bomber kills 5 militiamen in west, 05 May 2016 18:39:18 GMTBENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — An Islamic State suicide bomber on Thursday rammed his car into a checkpoint in the country's west manned by a militia from the western city of Misrata, killing five militiamen, according to a Libyan militia leader in the city.