FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 24 Jan 2017 03:15:38 -08:00EU-Canada trade deal clears big hurdle in EU parliamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cb091aca334492baf5bc426d2eefa6bTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:32:58 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The trade agreement between the European Union and Canada has cleared a big hurdle in the EU's parliament when the trade committee backed the deal and prepared it for full ratification next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cb091aca334492baf5bc426d2eefa6bUK government loses Brexit case, must consult Parliamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29064262c3564db0bb62b86edad92e33Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:48:00 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's government must get parliamentary approval before starting the process of leaving the European Union, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday, potentially delaying Prime Minister Theresa May's plans to trigger negotiations by the end of March.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29064262c3564db0bb62b86edad92e33CEO of Dubai airport offers to help Trump, US improve hubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74cb94c3b1c34f139f76b73afbc9b900Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:21:29 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai International Airport would welcome a call from the Trump administration on ways to improve American airports, the CEO of the Mideast hub said on Tuesday as it retained the title of the world's busiest for international travel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74cb94c3b1c34f139f76b73afbc9b900UN: 750,000 still living under militant rule in Iraq's Mosulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/050e056757944cc49243fe86d2dbe16eTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:14:02 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The U.N. and several aid organizations said Tuesday that an estimated 750,000 civilians are still living under Islamic State rule in the western part of Mosul, the next target of a U.S.-backed Iraqi offensive launched three months ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/050e056757944cc49243fe86d2dbe16eWhat the UK Supreme Court ruling means for Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfa0a8373146444898687c079902c1caTue, 24 Jan 2017 11:03:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that parliamentary approval is needed before the government can start the process of taking Britain out of the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfa0a8373146444898687c079902c1caBT shares plunge on cost of Italian accounting scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5dff64feb984b07bc3c9858f30ba902Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:19:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — Shares in London-based BT have plunged by almost a fifth after the telecommunications company warned on profits and said the cost of an accounting scandal at its Italian business is bigger than expected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5dff64feb984b07bc3c9858f30ba902The Latest: Downing Street reacts to losing Brexit rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a75a90b6dd43490cb6ee3c1750a4dfefTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:26:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Supreme Court ruling on Brexit (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a75a90b6dd43490cb6ee3c1750a4dfefThe Latest: Lead plaintiff in Brexit case reacts to rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22e5fe01fde4418ab7ca60b6d25d24b8Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:10:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Supreme Court ruling on Brexit (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22e5fe01fde4418ab7ca60b6d25d24b82 arrested in house fire that killed more than 50 petshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f06556533349f9aaa602a3b1568b4fTue, 24 Jan 2017 11:05:22 GMTMERRITT ISLAND, Fla. (AP) — Two people have been arrested after more than 50 animals died in Florida house fire earlier this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f06556533349f9aaa602a3b1568b4fJapan's military launches first communications satellitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5f442fac76a49ed9af73417add98e31Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:43:16 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's Defense Ministry has launched its first communications satellite.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5f442fac76a49ed9af73417add98e31Venus Williams, Federer through to semifinals in Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f4ba28b025d4ce18d1c8f4a108eaf60Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:59:16 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It was a long time coming for Venus Williams, who reached her 21st Grand Slam semifinal but her first at the Australian Open in 14 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f4ba28b025d4ce18d1c8f4a108eaf60Scandinavian carrier SAS sells domestic airline to CityJethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1727f14b6dca444daa6a7d28a3879a6eTue, 24 Jan 2017 09:08:53 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Scandinavian Airlines says it will sell Cimber, the Danish domestic airline it acquired in February 2015, to Irish regional airline CityJet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1727f14b6dca444daa6a7d28a3879a6eTurkish president lands in Mozambique for talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab089259045c4e17b5f4ecd85a8e6639Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:20:43 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Mozambique on an Africa tour in which he is promoting trade and asking governments to crack down on institutions linked to Fethullah Gulen, a Muslim cleric accused of organizing a coup attempt last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab089259045c4e17b5f4ecd85a8e6639Saudi Arabia warns destructive computer virus has returnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7f0c642bab421eaf19821278882691Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:42:08 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia is warning that a computer virus that destroyed the systems of its state-run oil company in 2012 has returned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7f0c642bab421eaf19821278882691British prime minister's office says government will set out next steps to Parliament 'shortly' after losing Brexit casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e9e974181a49af836a69cc02a070f3Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:12:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — British prime minister's office says government will set out next steps to Parliament 'shortly' after losing Brexit case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e9e974181a49af836a69cc02a070f3British Supreme Court rules that government cannot trigger Brexit without an act of parliamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/330a5ed7ee6648789a1bb0366a6f3541Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:38:57 GMTLONDON (AP) — British Supreme Court rules that government cannot trigger Brexit without an act of parliament .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/330a5ed7ee6648789a1bb0366a6f354110 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aac1507ba4f74f62af0d0d77b4e39172Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:07:34 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aac1507ba4f74f62af0d0d77b4e39172The Latest: Downing Street reacts to losing Brexit casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83a46bc07174053b8c6f735bb7f2065Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:01:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Supreme Court ruling on Brexit (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83a46bc07174053b8c6f735bb7f2065Indian army: 3 suspected rebels killed in Kashmir fightinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85cb3af567f439eb3fdc9f933858009Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:19:29 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Three militants were killed Tuesday in two gunbattles with government forces in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir, the Indian army said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85cb3af567f439eb3fdc9f933858009British Supreme Court unanimously rules there's no need to consult Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland on Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b50e5da489324806846fab586f9adde5Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:43:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — British Supreme Court unanimously rules there's no need to consult Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland on Brexit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b50e5da489324806846fab586f9adde5Trump bridge-building overshadowed by false voter fraud linehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/732deecc2f5644548406f456a616ec58Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:52:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Even as President Donald Trump starts reaching out to lawmakers and business and union leaders to sell his policies, he's still making false claims about election fraud.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/732deecc2f5644548406f456a616ec58Police in Sweden probe rape reportedly aired on Facebookhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93ae9c4363d422a8a3bd08f5caf5258Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:13:55 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police in Sweden say three men have been arrested on suspicion of being part a group rape that was streamed live on a closed Facebook group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93ae9c4363d422a8a3bd08f5caf5258Toll from Italy avalanche climbs to 14 as hopes diminishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335279c2c6d742e392fc31d8ce370175Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:07:30 GMTFARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The death toll from an avalanche in central Italy climbed to 14 on Tuesday as hopes began to fade that any of the 15 people still missing might be found alive under a mountain resort buried by tons of snow and rubble.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335279c2c6d742e392fc31d8ce370175Venus Williams to meet Vandeweghe in Australian semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/676c2f7f48da45f2a32c26396c965f21Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:42:58 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Venus Williams has reached her 21st Grand Slam semifinal, her first at the Australian Open in 14 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/676c2f7f48da45f2a32c26396c965f21Israel mulls more administrative detentions, as numbers risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f253e29b72c24f8c9e7bb041d00d8a9fTue, 24 Jan 2017 09:58:11 GMTSILWAD, West Bank (AP) — High school student Hamza Hamad spent 10 months in an Israeli jail for alleged links to the Islamic militant Hamas group, but was never charged with a crime.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f253e29b72c24f8c9e7bb041d00d8a9fPush to save Pacific Rim trade deal after US exits TPP pacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce0c311b16dd47688d2f765d87cf4a07Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:41:26 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, as promised, is prompting other member countries to seek ways to salvage the trade pact.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce0c311b16dd47688d2f765d87cf4a07Lead plaintiff Gina Miller says British Supreme Court ruling provides the legal foundation to trigger Brexithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f521c4aa11d4cea9de7c57ac21b2f61Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:58:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — Lead plaintiff Gina Miller says British Supreme Court ruling provides the legal foundation to trigger Brexit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f521c4aa11d4cea9de7c57ac21b2f61NATO, Pentagon chiefs discuss military budgets, terrorismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/624097977f454b7cbf2882867cca2931Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:31:01 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's chief and new U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis have discussed military spending and combating terrorism, the source of criticism of the alliance by President Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/624097977f454b7cbf2882867cca2931The Latest: UK can't trigger Brexit without Parliamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2888f7487aa4fda8de43c6838869e30Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:51:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Supreme Court ruling on Brexit (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2888f7487aa4fda8de43c6838869e30Under fire, Polanski abandons plan to preside French Oscarshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcea382da0ec4fe9aeb076678b4b9e16Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:25:52 GMTPARIS (AP) — Filmmaker Roman Polanski has abandoned plans to preside over the French equivalent of the Oscars, after protests from France's women's rights minister and feminist groups prompted by decades-old U.S. sex charges against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcea382da0ec4fe9aeb076678b4b9e16Britain's Supreme Court set to rule on Brexit casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7dc9acd16cf486b9c281ba26d08cc65Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:22:14 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Supreme Court will rule Tuesday on whether the prime minister or Parliament has the right to trigger the process of taking Britain out of the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7dc9acd16cf486b9c281ba26d08cc65France captain snubs Monfils for Davis Cup match in Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbaa5d34896941ed824e343e1d7134b8Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:54:28 GMTPARIS (AP) — France Davis Cup captain Yannick Noah has left Gael Monfils out of his squad to play against Japan in the first round of the Davis Cup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbaa5d34896941ed824e343e1d7134b8French internet censorship rose sharply in 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65041f156ae941b7baa809c82f872e17Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:08:59 GMTLILLE, France (AP) — France's interior minister says authorities have blocked or ordered search engines to de-list hundreds of websites in 2016, a significant increase over 2015.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65041f156ae941b7baa809c82f872e17The Latest: Turkey says no deal with Assad on Syrian townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0db26d761efc43cfb2eb14fda73d8f0bTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:10:17 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest on Syria talks underway for a second day in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0db26d761efc43cfb2eb14fda73d8f0bBritain's attorney general says that the government will comply with Supreme Court's Brexit rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93985eb23814250973f7c3dce90dfbbTue, 24 Jan 2017 09:46:50 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's attorney general says that the government will comply with Supreme Court's Brexit ruling.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93985eb23814250973f7c3dce90dfbbMan attacked, injured by dogs near where boy was killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f2c6b1226b4d0cbbe2b3c60610958bTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:53:38 GMTATLANTA (AP) — There has been another dog attack in the same Atlanta neighborhood where a boy was killed by dogs last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f2c6b1226b4d0cbbe2b3c60610958bRights group faults Egypt for listing 1,500 on terror listhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3256def393cf445ba6e1dc41b1cae21aTue, 24 Jan 2017 09:19:28 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An international rights group says an Egyptian court's decision to place more than 1,500 citizens on a terrorism watch list without trial or even prior notification is a "mockery of due process."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3256def393cf445ba6e1dc41b1cae21aHopes fade for justice for dead, lost Sri Lankan journalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/741db20df79e4ef4bfa125ff50772ff3Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:38:39 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Activists and relatives say hope is fading fast for the new Sri Lankan government to act against the perpetrators in the killings and disappearances of journalists during the long civil war or the country's previous administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/741db20df79e4ef4bfa125ff50772ff3Romanian businessman jailed for bribing judges dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa133d120aa465692b8614a2e07abe8Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:04:52 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Dan Adamescu, one of Romania's richest businessmen who was serving a prison sentence for bribery, has died. He was 68.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa133d120aa465692b8614a2e07abe8Senate Democrats to propose $1 trillion infrastructure planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e24c6c6dac6744238f101777b3fd102eTue, 24 Jan 2017 11:01:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats say they plan to offer a proposal Tuesday to spend $1 trillion on transportation and other infrastructure projects over 10 years in an attempt to engage President Donald Trump on an issue where they hope to find common ground.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e24c6c6dac6744238f101777b3fd102eThe Latest: Finland PM makes strong appeal for aid for Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ab296c84b064c9481b4d045c385dfffTue, 24 Jan 2017 09:53:12 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest on Syria talks underway for a second day in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ab296c84b064c9481b4d045c385dfffTrump's bridge-building eclipsed by false voter fraud claimhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89b5a9e0d86d42848a94fe26978fbdaaTue, 24 Jan 2017 09:15:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's efforts to build bridges and push through his agenda were overshadowed again with his continued fixation on the election and more false claims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89b5a9e0d86d42848a94fe26978fbdaaThe Latest: Federer races into Australian Open semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c9b8f5a66b84c29a4412458c86a3a98Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:02:47 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday from the Australian Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c9b8f5a66b84c29a4412458c86a3a98The Latest: Turkey, Russia, Iran agree to boost Syria trucehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c918d3ff09114e2dbc1f0a4082c90a97Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:38:11 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest on Syria talks underway for a second day in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c918d3ff09114e2dbc1f0a4082c90a97The Latest: UN seeks over $8 billion in 2017 for Syria aidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e9c13b96b7c477a9dea51d9c772b71cTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:57:29 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest on Syria talks underway for a second day in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e9c13b96b7c477a9dea51d9c772b71cCzechs help secure release of Polish national in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c90a579117a4df1852225f254b38c31Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:25:14 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — Czech and Polish authorities said on Tuesday that a Polish national who went missing in Syria has been released.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c90a579117a4df1852225f254b38c31Sales and profit rise for Dutch electronics giant Philipshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7167a7d6645e46f7aacd43cd3c9fb670Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:40:36 GMTAMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch electronics giant Philips says its fourth quarter sales rose 3 percent to 7.2 billion euros ($7.7 billion) from the same period a year ago, driven by a strong performance in its health technology operations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7167a7d6645e46f7aacd43cd3c9fb670Partner of artist colony leader sorry about deadly blazehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85f059a575d4f2a9d5efa6a820d0290Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:17:27 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The longtime partner of the founder of a ramshackle Oakland artists' colony where dozens of people burned to death in a fire last month says she's sorry about what happened but is angry about what she called "pretty terrible" treatment by the media and ex-neighbors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85f059a575d4f2a9d5efa6a820d0290AP PHOTOS: Burned out migrants in Greece try to keep sanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00b09e9836334fa9a7abc09d763692e3Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:59:08 GMTTHESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Kawa Mohammed lives in a small tent with his wife and his three children in the Kalochori refugee camp on the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki's outskirts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00b09e9836334fa9a7abc09d763692e3Eurozone economy starts 2017 with steady growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/617c793f2d2e41c2a33f116bd116f1ccTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:25:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — A survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone began 2017 with relatively strong growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/617c793f2d2e41c2a33f116bd116f1cc