FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 May 2017 14:14:55 -07:00Teacher suspended after students' racially charged remarks, 22 May 2017 21:00:29 GMTWAKE FOREST, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina teacher was suspended after a review found that students frequently joked about Nazis and the Holocaust and a white student told a black classmate that he should name his children "Crackhead and Convict." groups unite for events honoring architect Wright, 22 May 2017 20:25:38 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Seven cultural organizations in western New York are uniting for a series of events commemorating the 150th anniversary of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's birth. higher, livestock higher, 22 May 2017 19:48:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade. lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment, 22 May 2017 20:09:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three new lawsuits filed Monday allege racial discrimination or sexual harassment at Fox News, deepening the network's legal woes. York City steakhouse sues Pennsylvania eatery over name, 22 May 2017 20:15:15 GMTSCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A New York City steakhouse is suing a Pennsylvania eatery for trademark infringement. and Arconic climb while Halliburton declines, 22 May 2017 20:53:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: fee ruling overturned in international custody case, 22 May 2017 19:46:07 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A court on Monday overturned an order for a Connecticut financier to pay nearly $90,000 in attorney fees racked up by a British television host during a long-running and bitter international child custody dispute. Latest: Gov: 7-year-old's shooting death 'unacceptable', 22 May 2017 19:50:01 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting death of a 7-year-old Kentucky boy (all times local): Man slays neo-Nazi roommates over Islam disrespect, 22 May 2017 19:43:22 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A young man arrested after leading police to the bodies of his two roommates told officers he killed them because they were neo-Nazis who disrespected his recent conversion to Islam. president: Talks proposal could bring swift results, 22 May 2017 20:40:39 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Greek Cypriot president of ethnically divided Cyprus is urging Turkish Cypriots to accept his proposal to deal first with the toughest issues holding back progress in troubled reunification talks rather than trying to address everything in one go. bail for suspect in city's 1st murder in nearly a century, 22 May 2017 20:52:30 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A suspect in the first murder in Vermont's capital city in nearly a century pleaded not guilty Monday and was ordered held without bail. advances in Strasbourg, Wozniacki retires, 22 May 2017 20:05:02 GMTSTRASBOURG, France (AP) — Defending champion Caroline Garcia advanced to the second round of the Strasbourg International by beating Jennifer Brady 6-3, 6-4 while top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki retired injured from her match on Monday.'He's human': Cavs coach defends LeBron after 'weird' loss, 22 May 2017 20:25:35 GMTINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James was nowhere to be seen, staying behind the scenes, keeping a low profile. challenge St. Louis' 'abortion sanctuary' law, 22 May 2017 20:08:13 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A group of St. Louis Catholics filed a lawsuit against the city Monday over a local ordinance that prohibits discrimination based on "reproductive health decisions," saying the law could force employers or landlords to go against their religious beliefs. city braces again for police shooting trial, 22 May 2017 20:24:32 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Prosecutors, attorneys and people across the Cincinnati region have had six months to analyze and debate the hung jury result in the murder trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man.'s Temer says he will only leave office if forced, 22 May 2017 20:53:19 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer said in an interview published on Monday that he will only leave office if forced out, despite facing growing calls to resign over a corruption scandal. 9 months in space, mouse sperm yield healthy mice, 22 May 2017 20:00:56 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — After nine months in space, mouse sperm has yielded healthy mice, Japanese scientists reported Monday. of slain boy: 'pain compliance does not work', 22 May 2017 19:34:07 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The stepmother of a Kansas boy whose father killed him and fed his remains to the family's pigs talked on a private Facebook group about restraining the child with handcuffs, ace bandages and splints, according to a search warrant released Monday. Rico seeks court's help to save public pension system, 22 May 2017 19:53:02 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico is seeking help from federal court to restructure the debt of the U.S. territory's public pension system, which is projected to run out of money this year. about Russia chase Trump during first Israel visit, 22 May 2017 20:37:29 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump solemnly placed a note in the ancient stones of Jerusalem's Western Wall on Monday, sending a signal of solidarity to an ally he's pushing to work harder toward peace with the Palestinians. But his historic gesture— and his enthusiastic embrace of Israel's leader — were shadowed even here by reminders of Trump's tumult back home 500 winners Dixon, Franchitti robbed at a Taco Bell, 22 May 2017 19:48:52 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis 500 pole-winner Scott Dixon, his wife and retired three-time race winner Dario Franchitti were unharmed after being robbed at gunpoint in the drive-thru lane of a Taco Bell making a late-night food run, police said Monday. of crash victim leaves note of gratitude in Times Square, 22 May 2017 19:57:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The father of a Michigan tourist killed by an out-of-control driver in Times Square left a note at a memorial for his daughter, thanking New Yorkers for their support and saying her loss was a hole in his heart "that can never be filled." arrested in state Capitol in protests over gift-ban bill, 22 May 2017 20:12:46 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people have been arrested inside the Pennsylvania state Capitol as protesters seek to push forward a ban on gifts to lawmakers. may put more rules on money for sanctuary cities, 22 May 2017 21:05:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is looking for more ways to deny coveted federal grant money to so-called sanctuary cities. events under former Ford CEO Mark Fields, 22 May 2017 21:05:56 GMTFord Motor Co. announced Monday that President and CEO Mark Fields was retiring from the company and will be replaced by Ford board member Jim Hackett. Here are some major events that occurred during Fields' tenure. orders school stabbing suspect to remain behind bars, 22 May 2017 20:02:44 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A prosecutor asked for patience Monday as authorities investigate the stabbing of a black Army officer, allegedly by a white University of Maryland student, in a possible hate crime on campus. Leaks found on Dakota Access pipeline system, 22 May 2017 20:26:51 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Dakota Access pipeline and a feeder line leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in separate incidents in March as crews prepared the disputed $3.8 billion pipeline for operation. bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids, 22 May 2017 19:55:19 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Each morning, Joanna Smith's 7-year-old son pulls on a T-shirt and shorts, boasts how fast he can tie his sneakers and heads to school. An honor-roll student who loves science and spelling, he often stays after class to run on the playground with his large group of friends. major US stock market indexes fared on Monday, 22 May 2017 20:33:49 GMTStrong gains for technology companies like software and chip makers helped lead U.S. stocks higher Monday. Defense contractors also climbed as the market continued to bounce back from turbulence last week. Latest: Trump budget slams safety-net programs for poor, 22 May 2017 20:35:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's budget for the fiscal year beginning Oct. 1 (all times local): college suspends 13 over hazing; assault alleged, 22 May 2017 20:51:27 GMTNORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Officials at a small private college say they suspended 13 students over hazing at an initiation into a secret social club that involved extreme alcohol consumption, and police are investigating a reported sexual assault that followed. lawsuit says Kentucky police framed person for murder, 22 May 2017 20:59:49 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Tennessee man says he spent five years in jail for a murder he did not commit because authorities framed him so they could protect another man who had bribed the sheriff and was related by marriage to a State Police detective. blamed for maintenance errors on Air Force One, 22 May 2017 20:30:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force is blaming Boeing mechanics for accidental contamination of the oxygen system aboard one of the modified Boeing 747 planes known as Air Force One used for presidential travel. budget promises balance in decade, relies on deep cuts, 22 May 2017 20:19:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is proposing to balance the federal budget within a decade by making sharp cuts to social safety-net programs like food stamps and Medicaid and offering optimistic estimates of economic growth and tax revenues to fulfill the promise of a government back in the black. Jersey Assembly votes to regulate daily fantasy sports, 22 May 2017 20:20:18 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's Democrat-led Assembly has approved legislation to regulate and tax daily fantasy sports. backs sex abuse claims against 13 at prep school, 22 May 2017 20:45:01 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An independent investigation into sexual misconduct at an elite New Hampshire prep school found credible allegations against 13 former faculty and staff, along with evidence the school failed to either protect students at the time or fully investigate their complaints when asked 17 years ago. to extend protections for Haitians 6 months, 22 May 2017 20:32:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Monday it will extend until January a humanitarian program that has allowed roughly 58,000 Haitians to live in the United States, but it is hinting that further extensions are unlikely. and red velvet boost value of jet up for auction, 22 May 2017 20:17:52 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley and featured on the National Geographic Channel is set to be auctioned after sitting on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years. Police say 23 arrested in protests over reform bills, 22 May 2017 19:59:04 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania state Capitol police say 23 people have been arrested as protesters seek to push forward a ban on gifts to lawmakers. activist weary after years of anti-IS campaigning, 22 May 2017 19:47:50 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Nadia Murad managed to escape the Islamic State militants who enslaved her and other Yazidi women in Iraq. A comment betrays how deeply the scars from the ordeal run more than two years after she broke free. estate agent accused in killings prompts new law, 22 May 2017 20:18:31 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — People who sell or manage property in South Carolina will have to pass a background check to renew their license under a new law prompted by November's arrest of a real estate agent accused of killing seven people. advances to 2nd round in Lyon, 22 May 2017 20:00:54 GMTLYON, France (AP) — Fifth-seeded Gilles Simon of France fended off seven of eight break points to get past Daniil Medvedev of Russia and reach the second round at the Lyon Open on Monday. Flynn cites 'public frenzy,' invokes 5th Amendment, 22 May 2017 19:56:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his constitutional right against self-incrimination on Monday and declined to hand over documents sought under subpoena by a Senate panel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election., Jones, Dixon post fastest speeds in Indy practice, 22 May 2017 20:37:02 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Max Chilton and rookie Ed Jones have turned the fastest laps in the second-to-last practice for this year's Indianapolis 500. Latest: Mayor: Lynch remark shows need for talk of race, 22 May 2017 20:44:58 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on comments made by a Mississippi lawmaker over the removal of Confederate monuments (all times local): condemns North Korea missile launch, vows new sanctions, 22 May 2017 20:43:25 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council is strongly condemning North Korea's "flagrant and provocative defiance" of U.N. sanctions banning ballistic missile tests and again vowing to impose new sanctions. doctor killed on Everest was climbing tallest peaks, 22 May 2017 19:49:24 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A global adventurer when he wasn't seeing patients in small-town Alabama, Dr. Roland Yearwood recently left his rural home to face the same challenge that could have killed him two years ago: Scaling Mount Everest. Salvador's first cardinal surprised by selection, 22 May 2017 20:39:37 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Monsignor Gregorio Rosa Chavez, an auxiliary bishop who works as a parish pastor in El Salvador, was alone preparing to lead a Sunday Mass when a friend called to say he heard Pope Francis had named him as a new cardinal. NewsAlert, 22 May 2017 21:01:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Democrat: Documents show Flynn apparently lied to US security clearance investigators on foreign payments. Mom killed 2 kids to save them from evil in world, 22 May 2017 19:47:32 GMTDAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a woman told them she fatally shot her two children to save them from the world's evils.