FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 31 May 2016 09:04:18 -07:00US stock indexes slip as consumer goods makers fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/420768bc44504d9b87f9f538a31f8040Tue, 31 May 2016 15:47:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower Tuesday morning. Consumer goods companies are falling despite a report that showed spending by consumers jumped last month by the largest amount in six years. Major U.S. indexes are wrapping up a strong month that has brought them near their highest levels of 2016.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/420768bc44504d9b87f9f538a31f8040AP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd09c481a08d4fda8056d98b6d4e2fd2Tue, 31 May 2016 15:59:29 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Three people with knowledge of the negotiations have told The Associated Press that the NFL is moving the Pro Bowl from Honolulu to Orlando this season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd09c481a08d4fda8056d98b6d4e2fd2Povetkin's promoter aims for Wilder fight this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/866ca99b87a84ebaa7aeeea70b2cb0c2Tue, 31 May 2016 15:49:33 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The promoter for Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin said Tuesday he wants the title fight against WBC champion Deontay Wilder rescheduled for later this year and that new testing proves Povetkin is clean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/866ca99b87a84ebaa7aeeea70b2cb0c2Florida man runs over motorcycle during road-rage incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23fe6cbc7fd444ed9cd6a700614ea487Tue, 31 May 2016 15:43:55 GMTLUTZ, Fla. (AP) — A 31-year-old habitual traffic offender is accused of running over a man and woman on a motorcycle during an apparent road-rage incident that another motorist captured on cellphone video near Tampa, Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23fe6cbc7fd444ed9cd6a700614ea487Puerto Rico taxi, tourist bus system hit by Uber protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4fbf49af74c4dd4bfe820b492e164edTue, 31 May 2016 15:39:19 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's capital is being hit by a protest against the anticipated arrival of ride-booking service Uber.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4fbf49af74c4dd4bfe820b492e164edCouric takes blame for 'misleading' pause in gun documentaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f57ed534106405c9d68f0e6cd03f8dcTue, 31 May 2016 15:15:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Katie Couric has reversed course and taken responsibility for an edit that misrepresents the response of gun rights activists to a question she poses in a new documentary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f57ed534106405c9d68f0e6cd03f8dcJustices reject union appeal over Trump Taj Mahal bankruptcyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63c3990559ab42198612f0e638d1a784Tue, 31 May 2016 15:30:17 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a union challenge seeking to restore health and pension benefits for more than 1,000 workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63c3990559ab42198612f0e638d1a784Heavy rain drenches swaths of France, disrupts French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d1fa7c7972451f9b33acf5c0d1ec74Tue, 31 May 2016 15:28:30 GMTPARIS (AP) — Heavy rain drenched parts of France on Tuesday, prompting flood warnings near the English Channel, causing more delays at the French Open and soaking tourists in Paris.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d1fa7c7972451f9b33acf5c0d1ec74The Latest: Paris to create center to take in migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d09102f160d4b73b52c50fbfb34ae83Tue, 31 May 2016 15:23:44 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d09102f160d4b73b52c50fbfb34ae83Illinois governor wants temporary budget fix amid stalematehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a364305f8d25426d94a97baa34e3ccf3Tue, 31 May 2016 15:26:10 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner proposed a short-term budget fix on Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to give the state some temporary stability during a nearly yearlong spat between the Republican and Democratic lawmakers over a spending plan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a364305f8d25426d94a97baa34e3ccf3Trump to detail fundraising for veterans' charitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/782f0932650b4896ba4ec4257575759fTue, 31 May 2016 15:11:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is set to announce the charities that will receive money he raised for veterans' causes earlier this year, following sustained pressure from media outlets trying to account for the promised funds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/782f0932650b4896ba4ec4257575759fFinland to seek EU aid to cope with Microsoft, Nokia layoffshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85ea8e809045471ab0f80316c15b4e21Tue, 31 May 2016 15:55:14 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Finland says it will apply for EU help to deal with recent redundancies, particularly among workers at Microsoft and Nokia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85ea8e809045471ab0f80316c15b4e21Senate probe finds systemic failure at Wisconsin VA facilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3584aa1aa224898a6681d52f60ea6feTue, 31 May 2016 15:34:13 GMTTOMAH, Wis. (AP) — A U.S. Senate committee probe of a painkiller-abuse scandal at a VA facility in western Wisconsin that veterans referred to as "Candy Land" because of the free flow of prescription drugs has turned up "systemic failures" in an inspector general's review of the facility.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3584aa1aa224898a6681d52f60ea6feKenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c841a5092b804a239832495f8fe57fc5Tue, 31 May 2016 15:56:47 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan diplomat has written to the dean of the Africa Diplomatic Corps to protest what she calls "uncivilized, undiplomatic, irresponsible, degrading and insulting behavior" by an Egyptian diplomat who is alleged to have called sub-Saharan Africans "slaves and dogs."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c841a5092b804a239832495f8fe57fc5Markets Right Now: Stocks are mixed in midday tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85074557b9ed4fbbb0f2f1ed623dc383Tue, 31 May 2016 15:58:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85074557b9ed4fbbb0f2f1ed623dc383Egyptian girl dies during female circumcisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aba499e3edaf429288ea03c3ec1cc6a4Tue, 31 May 2016 15:49:55 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A 17-year-old girl has died while undergoing female circumcision in Egypt, prompting health authorities to shut down the hospital and refer doctors for prosecution, a senior health official said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aba499e3edaf429288ea03c3ec1cc6a4The Latest: Police to probe circumstances of gorilla's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aaedb289cbe495bbf3d441c28dcab89Tue, 31 May 2016 15:38:50 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aaedb289cbe495bbf3d441c28dcab89UN renews South Sudan sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f789ca6c9eb433787df48aea2b5697eTue, 31 May 2016 15:40:46 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has voted to renew sanctions on a number of individuals allegedly obstructing a peace agreement in South Sudan, where tens of thousands of people have been killed and millions displaced by over two years of fighting between the government and rebels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f789ca6c9eb433787df48aea2b5697eAdele calls out fan for filming show instead of watching ithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/630413aafc6740e09d99d225ce8df3e2Tue, 31 May 2016 15:18:04 GMTVERONA, Italy (AP) — Adele wants concertgoers to look at her with their own eyes instead of through a camera lens.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/630413aafc6740e09d99d225ce8df3e2The Latest: Play suspended again at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9e6d17af03340bdb3cc8627e538689aTue, 31 May 2016 15:10:44 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9e6d17af03340bdb3cc8627e538689aIndian comedian faces backlash for video mocking celebritieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8940075126c749fd878c647bcc142ff4Tue, 31 May 2016 15:10:27 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in India have asked Facebook and YouTube to remove a video posted by a comedian that mocks a legendary Indian singer and a cricket player.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8940075126c749fd878c647bcc142ff4Swingin' in the rain: Radwanska, Halep lose at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1505be0bddc44c788f48f02f4bb562cdTue, 31 May 2016 15:14:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — Yes, they actually managed to complete a match on this wettest of weeks at the French Open. Two, even. And both involved surprises: Two of the top half-dozen seeded women lost within minutes of each other, No. 2 Agnieszka Radwanska and No. 6 Simona Halep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1505be0bddc44c788f48f02f4bb562cdStowaway found aboard Emirates flight from China to Dubaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/702fb34941e744028891116c177a9f8cTue, 31 May 2016 15:03:12 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East's biggest airline says a stowaway sneaked aboard one of its flights from China to Dubai.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/702fb34941e744028891116c177a9f8cDozens in Russia imprisoned for social media likes, repostshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/773fae3c2ec9445f9468f1f9dfaf2f31Tue, 31 May 2016 15:06:03 GMTTVER, Russia (AP) — Anastasia Bubeyeva shows a screenshot on her computer of a picture of a toothpaste tube with the words: "Squeeze Russia out of yourself!" For sharing this picture on a social media site with his 12 friends, her husband was sentenced this month to more than two years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/773fae3c2ec9445f9468f1f9dfaf2f31Western Sahara independence movement leader Abdelaziz dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ec3cfa140d4cff90587a46c8fc9bc7Tue, 31 May 2016 15:45:37 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The head of the independence movement in the Western Sahara, Mohamed Abdelaziz, has died after a long illness, the Polisario Front said in a statement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ec3cfa140d4cff90587a46c8fc9bc76 killed, dozens wounded over bloody Chicago holiday weekendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/189fc66ce99845bd8aa56e3d7aa75308Tue, 31 May 2016 15:42:56 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago rung in the unofficial start to summer with dozens of shootings that killed six people and wounded 56 others over Memorial Day weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/189fc66ce99845bd8aa56e3d7aa75308'Breaking Bad' actors lend help in New Mexico racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab74458d068b4c889e545eff4a353191Tue, 31 May 2016 15:47:25 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Tony Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston is giving a fellow actor from "Breaking Bad" some help in his race for a New Mexico county commissioner's seat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab74458d068b4c889e545eff4a353191Kennedy relatives visit South Africa to mark anniversaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc4b0cf8ec744193927d77ad0650f013Tue, 31 May 2016 15:06:09 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — In 1966, someone tossed a garland around Robert F. Kennedy's neck after he arrived at the Johannesburg airport at the height of white minority rule in South Africa. The American senator and civil rights advocate removed it and gestured at a "Yankee Go Home" sign, saying he was delighted that people were expressing different points of view.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc4b0cf8ec744193927d77ad0650f013The Latest: Men's quarterfinals postponed at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d0823d211040ea942fa4ba98e8fe7aTue, 31 May 2016 15:26:43 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d0823d211040ea942fa4ba98e8fe7aUS consumer confidence slips in Mayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c5aedce771c4b2c969fc13406655227Tue, 31 May 2016 15:09:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence fell for a second month in May to the lowest level since November.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c5aedce771c4b2c969fc13406655227Trump details fundraising for veterans' charitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1d74d6568d14e60be67243ffb308239Tue, 31 May 2016 15:54:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump provided details Tuesday of the charities that received millions of dollars from a veterans' fundraiser he held earlier this year following sustained pressure from media outlets trying to account for the promised funds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1d74d6568d14e60be67243ffb308239Authorities: Charlotte school bus wreck, 15 minor injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/639b42809b4b4cfe9ab2a6e1795a4d4aTue, 31 May 2016 15:02:48 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Emergency workers in North Carolina say 14 students and their driver were hurt, none seriously, when a school bus ran down an embankment and hit a house in Charlotte.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/639b42809b4b4cfe9ab2a6e1795a4d4aGreat Plains Energy to buy Westar for about $8.6 billionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/472331e072ed4650a95fac8647dd6e29Tue, 31 May 2016 15:54:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Great Plains Energy is buying rival Westar for about $8.6 billion, creating one large power provider in Kansas and Missouri with more than 1.5 million customers in.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/472331e072ed4650a95fac8647dd6e29Correction: Exploding Package storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f88073809eef4a6fb5dd065ce05ee28fTue, 31 May 2016 15:43:02 GMTSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — In a story May 30 about a state correction officer injured in an explosion, The Associated Press erroneously reported the location of the officer's home. It is in the town of Floyd, not Lloyd.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f88073809eef4a6fb5dd065ce05ee28fMcConnell says Trump has earned GOP nominationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c9bba27fac40e4905af8c763983937Tue, 31 May 2016 15:08:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that while presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is "a phenomenon" and political outsider, he has earned the right to the GOP nomination and the party's support.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c9bba27fac40e4905af8c763983937OAS chief moves against Venezuelahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37fd26be9c1949ba969f89fdb992d285Tue, 31 May 2016 15:20:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Organization Of American States on Tuesday called for an emergency meeting of regional governments to evaluate Venezuela's respect for democracy, a move that could lead to the country's suspension from the hemispheric body.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37fd26be9c1949ba969f89fdb992d285Summer reads include local favorites and national hitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b82366f561f54bffaeb493ac285a44d8Tue, 31 May 2016 15:17:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When customers at Indigo Books in Johns Island, South Carolina, ask for a good beach read, Mary Alice Monroe's "A Lowcountry Wedding" is an obvious choice. Not only does Monroe live nearby, her book is set along the South Carolina coast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b82366f561f54bffaeb493ac285a44d8Philippine president-elect offers bounties for drug dealershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/958825bf768e41e5b57740fb078a534eTue, 31 May 2016 15:05:41 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president-elect says he will pay bounties to police or military officials who capture suspected drug traffickers "dead or alive," adding that there is enough reward money to leave "100 persons dead."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/958825bf768e41e5b57740fb078a534eEx-employee of Israeli PM's wife wins abuse case against herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ffbfeae70f647aeb799e44835d2de4aTue, 31 May 2016 15:47:22 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli media say a former employee of the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has won a court case against her alleging mistreatment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ffbfeae70f647aeb799e44835d2de4aMan gets 55 years for attempted murder in arson selfie casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e04c120ebd26458d9e0e555c44afff90Tue, 31 May 2016 15:48:54 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland man who acknowledged setting fire to a home in a jealous rage and returning to take selfies has been sentenced to 55 years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e04c120ebd26458d9e0e555c44afff90Marcus Rashford earns an England spot at Euro 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b70495416db4623af517087252e0ab3Tue, 31 May 2016 15:55:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — Three months ago, Marcus Rashford hadn't even played a senior game in professional soccer. Now, the 18-year-old Manchester United forward is going to the European Championship for England.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b70495416db4623af517087252e0ab3Scientists say Flint water quality OK for bathing, showeringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80e81400d4764a2a822ff588f8f5084fTue, 31 May 2016 15:57:37 GMTScientists say municipal water in Flint, Michigan, has gotten much better in recent months and is safe for handwashing, showering and bathing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80e81400d4764a2a822ff588f8f5084fUN envoy: Libyan forces should fight IS, not each otherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5c5cec7e34743c7b76ebc622465e55dTue, 31 May 2016 15:15:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya on Tuesday urged rival factions there to unite against the Islamic State group and stop fighting each other.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5c5cec7e34743c7b76ebc622465e55dLawyers say Johnny Depp's wife gave statement to policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5389770365c84e4684f081e7e7af3a0fTue, 31 May 2016 15:54:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers for Johnny Depp's estranged wife say they have spoken to Los Angeles police to give updated info about an alleged domestic violence incident involving the actor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5389770365c84e4684f081e7e7af3a0f4 Bangladeshi men convicted of terror financing in Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/390d60068dbe451da1889df858f7ca97Tue, 31 May 2016 15:13:43 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Four Bangladeshi workers held on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their own country were convicted of financing terrorism by a court in Singapore on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/390d60068dbe451da1889df858f7ca97US consumer spending scores biggest jump in 6 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd794ad990a84f9b832055521e806830Tue, 31 May 2016 15:37:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending surged in April by the largest amount in more than six years, led by a big jump in purchases of autos and other durable goods.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd794ad990a84f9b832055521e806830Polisario Front announces that head of the Western Sahara independence movement dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ddfd5e394aa4490b0229f14bc5e92d7Tue, 31 May 2016 15:36:07 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Polisario Front announces that head of the Western Sahara independence movement dies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ddfd5e394aa4490b0229f14bc5e92d7US Open qualifying; flowers and chocolates for hit spectatorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e7dd9518b04a4e97602b61592843c0Tue, 31 May 2016 15:24:57 GMTDUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — This isn't necessarily the busiest time of the year for Jeff Hall, though it might be the most complicated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e7dd9518b04a4e97602b61592843c0Justice Dept. pushes back against Texas judge's sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab607b53a738430ab30f3b83bbcec91dTue, 31 May 2016 15:13:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is pushing back against a Texas judge's demand that its lawyers attend an ethics course, saying the sanction is inappropriate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab607b53a738430ab30f3b83bbcec91dHaiti council starts deliberating possible election redohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c36c8e210e9a40bcbb18affa379a3a89Tue, 31 May 2016 15:37:43 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti's electoral authorities begin deliberating Tuesday whether to annul the disputed presidential election, as recommended by a special commission that reported finding what appeared to be significant fraud and professional misconduct.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c36c8e210e9a40bcbb18affa379a3a89