FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 May 2016 03:44:21 -07:00Liberty House confirms bid for Tata Steel assets in UK, 03 May 2016 09:42:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — Commodities trading firm Liberty House has confirmed that it will bid for Tata Steel's available assets in the U.K., including the Port Talbot plant in south Wales. Secretary Ash Carter: US serviceman killed 'in the neighborhood' of Irbil, Iraq, 03 May 2016 09:46:15 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter: US serviceman killed 'in the neighborhood' of Irbil, Iraq. agrees to move trial for dad in toddler hot SUV death, 03 May 2016 07:41:26 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Acknowledging the intense and extensive media coverage of the case of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die, the judge decided it would be wise to move the trial away from the county where the boy died. Latest: New deadly violence in Syrian city of Aleppo, 03 May 2016 10:23:38 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war and the escalating violence in the contested northern city of Aleppo (all times local): of thousands Shiite pilgrims converge on Baghdad shrine, 03 May 2016 08:47:13 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims converged Tuesday on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a revered imam as authorities tightened security measures in the Iraqi capital amid concerns of more attacks by Sunni extremists. Island's first science-focused high school is closing, 03 May 2016 10:38:25 GMTSYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) — Long Island's first science-focused high school is slated to close in June due to a $1 million budget gap and low enrollment. Wade 'honored' to be Prince's favorite player, 03 May 2016 10:25:46 GMTDwyane Wade says he's feeling "all kinds of emotions" after hearing that he was Prince's favorite basketball player. king signs decree for unprecedented new elections, 03 May 2016 10:06:41 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's king signed a decree Tuesday dissolving parliament and setting a new election for June 26 after legislators chosen in an inconclusive December vote failed to agree on the country's next prime minister., China's Alipay expand cooperation to foreign markets, 03 May 2016 07:40:46 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber and the payment service of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group are expanding a partnership to allow Chinese travelers to summon and pay for a car in any country where Uber operates. Baby saved from collapsed building after 80 hours, 03 May 2016 10:31:40 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan hospital official says a child estimated to be seven months old has been rescued from the rubble of a building that collapsed three and half days ago. trims economic growth forecasts amid global uncertainty, 03 May 2016 09:42:56 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has trimmed its economic growth forecasts for the 19 countries that share the euro, saying the recovery could be held back by a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency. over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up next, 03 May 2016 07:52:43 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — It's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday — ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews. look to bounce back in Game 3 against Lightning, 03 May 2016 07:29:25 GMTSYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay. teenager dies while shooting selfie with loaded gun, 03 May 2016 10:32:52 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A teenager has died after accidentally shooting himself while posing for a selfie with a loaded handgun held to his head, police said Tuesday. of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear, 03 May 2016 08:54:02 GMTTOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world's last great master of Cold War-era spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. parliament debates labor law after violent protests, 03 May 2016 07:58:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — After a month of often violent protests, French legislators are starting to debate a hotly contested labor bill that would make it easier to lay off workers and weaken some union powers. will honor 6 of 8 victims in Ohio family shootings, 03 May 2016 09:54:15 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — There will be "ample security" at the funeral for six of the eight people shot and killed in rural southern Ohio in what authorities call a planned attack targeting one family, Ohio's attorney general said. rallies for more freedom of speech in Iran, 03 May 2016 09:51:12 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has rallied for more freedom of speech in his country, saying government critics should not be imprisoned. shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolina, 03 May 2016 08:22:25 GMTTAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County. activist goes to trial over letter to doctor, 03 May 2016 07:54:24 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car. plans to halve budget deficit within 3 years, 03 May 2016 10:03:45 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's government says it plans to reduce its budget deficit by more than half in three years while maintaining momentum in a sluggish economy with personal and business tax cuts. fire leaves 440 Rohingya families homeless, 03 May 2016 10:08:41 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire on Tuesday burned down a camp in western Myanmar that shelters members of the country's persecuted Rohingya minority, leaving 440 families homeless. Beam fills 14 millionth bottle of bourbon, 03 May 2016 10:27:07 GMTCLERMONT, Ky. (AP) — Jim Beam has filled and sealed its 14 millionth barrel of bourbon since the 1933 repeal of Prohibition, achieving a first in the bourbon industry. of Captain Cook's ship likely off Rhode Island coast, 03 May 2016 10:19:55 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Researchers are set to announce that they believe the famed ship used by the legendary explorer Captain James Cook to sail around the world is submerged somewhere in Rhode Island's Newport Harbor. Sec'y Carter says Russia is 'nuclear saber-rattling', 03 May 2016 10:16:47 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter is criticizing Russia for aggression in Europe and is promising to continue a military buildup to deter war on NATO's eastern flank. Things to Know for Today, 03 May 2016 10:06:44 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global trip, 03 May 2016 08:37:45 GMTGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — An airplane powered only by sunlight has arrived in a Phoenix suburb after completing the latest leg of its global trip.'s supreme court clears way migrant quotas referendum, 03 May 2016 08:01:08 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's Kuria, the supreme court, has cleared the way for a government-initiated referendum on a European Union plan for a quota for the resettlement of migrants and refugees. Teacher hangs boy hung from chalkboard by belt, 03 May 2016 09:56:14 GMTCONYERS, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia woman says her grandson's teacher made him hang by his belt from the top of a chalkboard as punishment. powers stir concern over Indonesia terror law, 03 May 2016 07:25:12 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A lawmaker involved in vetting Indonesia's proposed counter-terrorism law says a contentious provision allowing detention without trial for six months could undermine the fight against Islamic extremism. minister who quit amid opera dispute, wants to stay, 03 May 2016 09:58:52 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's culture minister who resigned over his failure to resolve a bitter dispute at Romania's main opera house involving internationally acclaimed ballerina Alina Cojocaru, says he has changed his mind. Freedom: Journalists face murders but keep working, 03 May 2016 10:12:25 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — For Abdiqadir Dulyar, simply reading messages sent to his phone can send shivers down his spine. alliance getting new supreme commander, 03 May 2016 09:44:29 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The NATO alliance is getting a new supreme commander this week, a former top-ranking U.S. military officer in Korea who has been described by Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a proven warrior-diplomat and "a soldiers' general." WASHINGTON: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutiny, 03 May 2016 07:23:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "The Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy. violence kills 9 in contested Syrian city of Aleppo, 03 May 2016 09:29:09 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels and government forces on Tuesday shelled each other's neighborhoods in Aleppo, leaving at least nine dead and scores wounded on both sides as the diplomatic focus moved to Moscow where the U.N. envoy for Syria was to hold talks in efforts to restore a piecemeal cease-fire that would also include the contested northern city. war crimes court sentences 4 to death, 03 May 2016 09:14:20 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A special war crimes court in Bangladesh has sentenced four men to death for killing, torture, arson and looting during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971. a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump country, 03 May 2016 07:22:23 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit, "Achy Breaky Heart." And nearly 20,000 supporters attended a riverfront re-election rally, dozens collapsing from heat exhaustion in the August sun. forecasts only modest growth amid global uncertainty, 03 May 2016 09:05:46 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union forecasts that economic growth is likely to remain moderate in the 19 countries that share the euro in the near future in the face of a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency. sees higher net profit on strong Europe, Asia sales, 03 May 2016 09:07:59 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent in the first quarter as the company saw strong sales in key markets in Europe and Asia. Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company trouble, 03 May 2016 08:52:39 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea's organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls. detains 8 Bangladeshis suspected of IS group links, 03 May 2016 10:34:12 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore has detained eight Bangladeshi workers on suspicion of planning attacks linked to the Islamic State group in their home country, authorities said Tuesday enjoys strong Europe, Asia sales but cautious on outlook, 03 May 2016 10:02:28 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent in the first quarter thanks to strong sales in Europe and Asia, but the company gave a restrained outlook for the rest of the year. US-EU trade deal blocked, probably doomed, 03 May 2016 09:22:08 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's trade minister says a huge free trade deal between the U.S. and Europe is probably doomed, and France would reject the current version because it's too friendly to U.S. business. Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq, 03 May 2016 10:20:06 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq. to discuss lease of Japan surveillance planes, 03 May 2016 09:44:35 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief said Tuesday his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters. says its top court must rule on Italian marine's bail, 03 May 2016 08:19:21 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India said its Supreme Court must approve the bail conditions for an Italian marine to return to his country during the arbitration process involving the fatally shootings of two Indian fishermen in 2012. force Afghan boy, fan of Messi, to leave the country, 03 May 2016 09:45:57 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The family of a 5-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his soccer hero Lionel Messi was forced to leave Afghanistan amid constant telephone threats, the boy's father said Tuesday. bars cars near Angkor Wat temple, 03 May 2016 10:36:26 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans, 03 May 2016 10:19:27 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City's fans, at least the ones in Thailand. media say rebel shelling in city of Aleppo kills 7, 03 May 2016 07:47:48 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media say new rebel shelling of government-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least seven people and wounded 35.