FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 May 2016 08:33:33 -07:00Group: 13 Peuhls killed in latest attacks in Mali, 04 May 2016 14:53:13 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Pro-government militia killed four members of the Peuhl ethnic group in central Mali and then struck again at the funeral, killing nine more victims, a local community group said Wednesday. of gunfire at Houston-area transportation company, 04 May 2016 14:57:36 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Officers are responding to reports of gunfire at a transportation company near Houston. countries urge Kenya to take steps for smooth polls, 04 May 2016 14:56:27 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Eleven representatives of western countries in Kenya say voters must have confidence that the electoral commission and judiciary are impartial and efficient ahead of polls next year. lawmakers, victims push for right to sue child molesters, 04 May 2016 14:30:24 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New Yorkers who were molested as children have joined lawmakers at an Albany rally to push for lifting the state's statute of limitations on suing abusers, saying the law closing the window at age 23 guarantees repeated victims. gator tries to ring doorbell of South Carolina home, 04 May 2016 14:41:38 GMTMONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — Apparently this was one alligator determined to meet the neighbors., one-time mall king, seeks bankruptcy protection, 04 May 2016 14:37:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Aeropostale, once the vibrant epicenter of the U.S. mall scene, is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and closing 20 percent of its stores in North America. bows to pressure, will accept Syrian children from Europe, 04 May 2016 14:29:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's government bowed to pressure Wednesday and agreed to take in some unaccompanied children from Syria who have made their way to Europe. Trump to speak at North Dakota oil expo in Bismarck, 04 May 2016 15:27:30 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has been tabbed as the keynote speaker for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference that will be held later this month in Bismarck, an oil industry group said Wednesday. university pays player $712K to settle concussion suit, 04 May 2016 15:25:39 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches and medical staff didn't pull him from practice right away after he suffered multiple concussions that led to a permanent brain injury. sewage spill floods farmland, 04 May 2016 15:06:04 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A sewage reservoir in Gaza has collapsed, flooding about 25 acres (10 hectares) of farmland and sending another warning about the worsening water and sewage crisis in the Hamas-run territory.'s abduction, death leave Navajo community heartbroken, 04 May 2016 15:16:41 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The stranger walked with 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike into the hills of a remote area of the Navajo Nation known for its breathtaking views and the monolithic rock outcropping that stands as a beacon for miles. US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street, 04 May 2016 15:25:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock indexes were lower for a second day early Wednesday, following a dismal report on job creation that gave investors concern over the state of the economy. The data followed a round of economic news out of China and Europe a day earlier that also suggested sluggish growth. new culture minister sworn in amid opera dispute, 04 May 2016 15:22:32 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's president has urged the country's new culture minister to resolve a major crisis at the country's main opera house that cost her predecessor his job. employee kills co-worker, self at Houston-area company, 04 May 2016 15:22:50 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself. Fired worker opens fire at Texas transportation company, killing 1 worker, injuring another before killing self, 04 May 2016 15:04:27 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Sheriff: Fired worker opens fire at Texas transportation company, killing 1 worker, injuring another before killing self. shifts to new campaign phase, dismisses GOP critics, 04 May 2016 15:01:20 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Donald Trump, the GOP presidential nomination virtually in hand, signaled a new phase of his outsider campaign on Wednesday that includes a search for a running mate with experience governing and outreach to one-time competitors in an effort to heal the fractured Republican Party. alliance gets new supreme commander, 04 May 2016 15:05:39 GMTCASTEAU, Belgium (AP) — NATO's new supreme allied commander, U.S. Army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, said Wednesday the alliance should consider what weaponry it could provide so Ukraine can better combat a pro-Moscow insurgency. Latest: After veto, Georgia 'Campus carry' fight goes on, 04 May 2016 14:51:06 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's veto of a bill that would have allowed concealed handguns on college and universities (all times local): college system bars team travel to North Carolina, 04 May 2016 14:47:29 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state university system is prohibiting athletics teams from traveling to tournaments in North Carolina this spring after that state passed a law limiting LGBT protections. backs away from bid for London Stock Exchange, 04 May 2016 15:01:42 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Intercontinental Exchange has jettisoned plans to acquire the London Stock Exchange. shows Cruz accidently elbowing wife in face, 04 May 2016 15:17:34 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An emotional group hug led Sen. Ted Cruz to inadvertently elbow his wife, Heidi, in the face moments after dropping out of the Republican presidential contest Tuesday night. evacuated as fires threaten Canada oil sands town, 04 May 2016 14:58:24 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A wildfire forced the evacuation of the Canadian oil sands city of Fort McMurray, Alberta, destroying 80 percent of the homes in one neighborhood and extensively damaging property in a number of others, officials said Wednesday, warning that it could get worse in the coming hours. Latest: German, French FMs meet UN Syria envoy, 04 May 2016 14:48:56 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): Lauper adds country record to her multifaceted career, 04 May 2016 14:56:12 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper added a little country twang to her signature Queens accent. mostly higher, livestock mixed, 04 May 2016 14:59:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Murphy welcomes baby girl as ninth child, 04 May 2016 14:37:31 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Eddie Murphy is now a father of nine. US businesses add jobs at slowest pace in 3 years, 04 May 2016 14:29:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies added jobs at the slowest pace in three years in April, a private survey found, a sign that slower growth and volatile financial markets could be weighing on hiring. to name Stonewall 1st national monument for gay rights, 04 May 2016 14:37:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New York's iconic Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement took root, will become the first national monument honoring the history of gays and lesbians in the U.S. under a proposal President Barack Obama is preparing to approve. factory orders rose modestly in March, 04 May 2016 14:24:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories advanced by a modest amount in March, reflecting stronger demand in the volatile category of defense equipment. kidnapped after high school prom fight off attacker, 04 May 2016 15:15:27 GMTVICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Two California teens kidnapped following their high school prom managed to escape after one of them wrested a gun away from their attacker and then pistol-whipped him, authorities said. Ex-worker kills 1, injures 1 before killing self, 04 May 2016 15:15:41 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company in Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself. Hathaway meeting viewed live 1.8 million times, 04 May 2016 14:44:55 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The first online broadcast of Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting was viewed 1.8 million times. Review: 'Mission Hill' by Pamela Wechsler, 04 May 2016 14:25:57 GMT"Mission Hill" (Minotaur Books), by Pamela Wechsler, Swedish sculptor of twisted gun barrel, dies, 04 May 2016 14:57:58 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Carl Fredrik Reutersward, one of Sweden's best-known modern artists and the creator of the iconic statue of a revolver barrel tied in a knot, has died. He was 81. la Rona among largest diamonds ever found, 04 May 2016 15:15:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — The 1,109-carat Lesedi la Rona diamond, to be sold by Sotheby's in London on June 29, is one of the biggest gem-quality diamonds ever discovered. It joins an elite list of hefty rocks: Growth at US services firms strengthened in April, 04 May 2016 15:19:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A private survey says growth accelerated in April at U.S. services companies, a potential positive for the economy after a sluggish start to 2016. Latest: Cruz financial backer signals support for Trump, 04 May 2016 14:39:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT): raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?, 04 May 2016 14:36:37 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Prince's final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses. It's possible the innovative musician's demise represents one of the most public tragedies in an overdose crisis now gripping America. State player Keith Appling faces weapons charges, 04 May 2016 15:00:54 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling faces charges including carrying a concealed weapon after he was found in possession of guns and marijuana in suburban Detroit. composer Morricone cancels Rome concerts, 04 May 2016 14:44:48 GMTMILAN (AP) — Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone has canceled concerts at Rome's Santa Cecilia national academy because of collapsed vertebrae. Violence against Jews dropped in 2015, 04 May 2016 15:20:45 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Tel Aviv University report has found a drop in violent attacks against Jews last year, but said the number remains high and that "institutional anti-Semitism" is on the rise. gender gap in politics wide, women legislators say, 04 May 2016 15:02:56 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Some 260 women lawmakers from more than 60 countries have come together to find ways to close a global gender gap in politics more quickly. seeking to replace city prosecutor, 04 May 2016 15:16:29 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson is seeking to replace a city prosecutor who was criticized by the federal investigation of the St. Louis suburb's justice system after the 2014 police shooting death of Michael Brown. of 4 to testify against man charged with slaying 7, 04 May 2016 15:10:18 GMTNEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — A man who killed two women and two children in Connecticut is expected to be a key witness against another man who allegedly told prison fellow inmates about using his "murder mobile" while killing seven people in the state in 2003, according to court documents. Latest: Man to appear in court in death of 11-year-old, 04 May 2016 14:33:33 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the abduction and killing of an 11-year-old girl on the Navajo Nation (all times local): SEAL killed in Iraq was part of rescue team, 04 May 2016 15:17:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. military officer says the Navy SEAL killed during a firefight in Iraq Tuesday was part of a quick reaction force that moved in to help American military advisers who came under Islamic State attack. Rice's mom to speak at tribute for Kent State victims, 04 May 2016 14:39:00 GMTKENT, Ohio (AP) — Tamir Rice's mother has been chosen to give the keynote speech at this year's commemoration of the 1970 shootings at Kent State University. spring cleaning: 4 'cyber hygiene' tips to stay safe, 04 May 2016 15:05:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Spring cleaning isn't just about tossing old furniture and torn clothing: It's a great time to clear out your digital clutter and make sure you're protected against hackers. recalls Rogues; rear lift gates can fall suddenly, 04 May 2016 14:57:03 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than 108,000 Rogue small SUVs in the U.S. because the rear hatch door could fall on people without warning. surface between Turkish president, prime minister, 04 May 2016 15:09:08 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Long-denied tensions between Turkey's president and prime minister are beginning to surface publicly, leading to speculation from political observers that the country's powerful leader may be considering replacing the premier with a figure more willing to take a backseat role.