FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 May 2016 06:19:09 -07:00Uganda, South Korea leaders sign co-operation agreements, 29 May 2016 12:33:14 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda and South Korea have signed cooperation agreements that officials here hope will lead to transfer of technology as Uganda tries to implement an ambitious industrialization program. PHOTOS: Refugees who made a train to nowhere their home, 29 May 2016 09:20:22 GMTIDOMENI, Greece (AP) — Before catching the world's attention, Idomeni was a sleepy village on the Greek border with Macedonia, the last stop on the train before heading through former Yugoslav countries and onto western Europe. rhetoric on Afghan migrants doesn't meet reality, 29 May 2016 09:13:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The 75 people stuffed onto the small dinghy watched with horror as the water flowed in, eventually covering bags filled with clothes and mementos from the devastated homes they were fleeing. Jawad, a 25-year-old Afghan, prayed as he huddled with his wife, daughter and infant son. washes out attempt to set record Greek sirtaki dance, 29 May 2016 10:44:11 GMTCONSTANTA, Romania (AP) — Torrential rain has dashed hopes in Romania of setting a Guinness Book world record for Greece's famous sirtaki dance.'s Lufthansa to suspend flights to Venezuela, 29 May 2016 08:57:02 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German airline Lufthansa says it is suspending its flights to Caracas, citing the difficult economic situation in Venezuela. Storm Bonnie soaks S. Carolina over holiday weekend, 29 May 2016 11:52:14 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Bonnie soaked the coasts of South Carolina, southeastern North Carolina and eastern Georgia, ruining the start of Memorial Day weekend even as it weakened while moving northward. homers in big inning, D-backs beat Padres 8-7, 29 May 2016 06:47:03 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt is showing signs of returning to consistent All-Star form. sites in California, Kentucky, Virginia damaged, 29 May 2016 06:48:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Memorials to veterans in a Los Angeles neighborhood and a town in Kentucky, as well as a Civil War veterans cemetery in Virginia, were damaged as the nation prepares to mark Memorial Day, officials said. refugee agency: Over 700 migrants feared dead in 3 Mediterranean shipwrecks in south of Italy, 29 May 2016 08:47:12 GMTPOZZALO, Italy (AP) — UN refugee agency: Over 700 migrants feared dead in 3 Mediterranean shipwrecks in south of Italy. Latest: Patrick Dempsey, Chris Bosh at Monaco GP, 29 May 2016 11:32:27 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):'s cease-fire strengthens al-Qaida branch, 29 May 2016 11:31:33 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida's branch in Syria has recruited thousands of fighters, including teenagers, and taken territory from government forces in a successful offensive in the north, illustrating how the cease-fire put in place by Russia and the United States to weaken the militants has in many ways backfired. Coastguard rescues 19 people in dinghy in English Channel, 29 May 2016 11:36:44 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British Coastguard says it has rescued 19 people from the English Channel after their inflatable boat started to take on water. Tour chief: Changes must be made to Wentworth, 29 May 2016 12:38:11 GMTVIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Significant improvements must be made to the West Course at Wentworth by its new Chinese owners if it is to continue hosting the European Tour's flagship event, the head of the tour said Sunday. Latest: Muguruza into French quarters for 3rd year, 29 May 2016 11:07:29 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): bomb in Egypt's Sinai kills 2 police, 29 May 2016 11:04:41 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state news agency says a roadside bomb has killed two police and wounded three conscripts in the northern part of the Sinai Peninsula. 700 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean shipwrecks, 29 May 2016 12:17:17 GMTPOZZALLO, Sicily (AP) — Over 700 migrants are feared dead in three Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy in the last few days as they tried desperately to reach Europe in unseaworthy smuggling boats, the U.N. refugee agency said Sunday. to leave closed church after 11-year protest, 29 May 2016 10:37:53 GMTSCITUATE, Mass. (AP) — For more than 11 years, a core group of about 100 die-hard parishioners of St. Frances X. Cabrini Church have kept their beloved parish open by maintaining an around-the-clock vigil in a peaceful protest of a decision by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston to close it. Latest: Hollande, Merkel visit Verdun, WWI battle site, 29 May 2016 11:33:44 GMTVERDUN, France (AP) — The Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local): pulls some peacekeepers from Egypt amid security fears, 29 May 2016 07:49:48 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Fiji said Sunday it's bringing home about 65 of the 300-plus peacekeepers it has stationed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula and has closed remote bases there as the security situation deteriorates. Latest: Raonic out of French Open, 29 May 2016 11:52:35 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): Storm Bonnie weakens to tropical depression as it pushes toward Georgia, Carolina coasts, 29 May 2016 12:21:14 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Storm Bonnie weakens to tropical depression as it pushes toward Georgia, Carolina coasts. parliament chief retains post despite reformist gains, 29 May 2016 11:09:31 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's long-serving parliament speaker will retain his post despite gains by reformists in elections held earlier this year, the official IRNA news agency reported Sunday. Latest: Lewis Hamilton in pensive mood at Monaco GP, 29 May 2016 11:53:50 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun, 29 May 2016 12:26:36 GMTVERDUN, France (AP) — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that, despite the bloodbath of World War I, their countries' improbable friendship is now a source of hope for today's fractured Europe. Latest: Rain all morning ahead of glitzy Monaco GP, 29 May 2016 11:04:34 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local): Storm Bonnie weakens to tropical depression, 29 May 2016 12:22:38 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Storm Bonnie weakened to a tropical depression Sunday morning as it continued to spin north toward the coast, soaking eastern Georgia and portions of the Carolinas while ruining the start of Memorial Day. arrests Palestinian suspects in Jerusalem bus attack, 29 May 2016 10:16:47 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's internal security service says it has arrested six Palestinians from the West Bank suspected of preparing explosives and planning the bomb attack on a bus in Jerusalem that wounded 21 Israelis last month. Conservative Party dispute over immigration escalates, 29 May 2016 07:27:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — Senior Conservative Party members in Britain have intensified their attacks on Prime Minister David Cameron with an open letter accusing him of misleading the public over immigration. nationalist slammed over black soccer player comment, 29 May 2016 11:30:55 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A top member of a rising German nationalist party drew sharp criticism Sunday for reportedly saying that many people wouldn't want Jerome Boateng, a key player on Germany's national soccer team whose father was born in Ghana, as their neighbor. food firm Americana says deal off to sell big stake, 29 May 2016 12:34:04 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait Food Company says a planned deal involving the sale of a majority stake in the company has been called off after the parties involved failed to reach an agreement. OFF: Utley, Mets get 1 more showdown; Perez hurt, 29 May 2016 06:31:53 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: Open Lookahead: Isner faces Murray for rare QF berth, 29 May 2016 06:34:49 GMTPARIS (AP) — John Isner is all too aware of his lack of success in fourth-round matches at Grand Slam tournaments: 1-5. Latest: Monaco GP off to chaotic start, 29 May 2016 12:46:23 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local): Latest: Search for Kansas boy to resume, 29 May 2016 12:40:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on severe weather and flooding around the U.S. (all times local): man rescued after being trapped in car for 3 days, 29 May 2016 06:43:19 GMTJEROME, Ariz. (AP) — A man trapped in his crashed vehicle on a central Arizona mountain for three days might never have been rescued if not for a couple taking sightseeing photos, authorities said. Asia Pacific, a tense game of political brinksmanship, 29 May 2016 06:28:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — American ships and fighter jets maneuvering across the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan represent the "new normal" in U.S.-Pacific relations despite rising tensions with China and Moscow. a dog's life for Obama's pets Bo and Sunny, 29 May 2016 12:05:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's hardly a dog's life of just eating and sleeping for President Barack Obama's pets, Bo and Sunny. at Ukrainian home for the elderly kills 17, injures 5, 29 May 2016 12:44:12 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A fire swept through a private home for the elderly in a Ukrainian village shortly before dawn Sunday, killing 17 people and injuring five others, an emergency official said. has one foot in French quarters, 29 May 2016 10:15:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — Garbine Muguruza has one foot in the French Open quarterfinals after winning the first set 6-3 in Sunday's fourth-round match against 2009 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova. Latest: Europeans mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun, 29 May 2016 09:56:31 GMTVERDUN, France (AP) — The Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local): into French Open quarters; Raonic out, 29 May 2016 12:50:11 GMTPARIS (AP) — Garbine Muguruza advanced to the French Open quarterfinals for the third straight year with an intensely fought 6-3, 6-4 victory against 2009 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova on Sunday. Taliban faction expresses support for peace talks, 29 May 2016 09:57:34 GMTSHINDAND, Afghanistan (AP) — A breakaway Taliban faction is willing to hold peace talks with the Afghan government but will demand the imposition of Islamic law and the departure of all foreign forces, a senior leader of the group said Sunday. Utah rail worker's family offers forgiveness to killer, 29 May 2016 06:41:16 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Hundreds of family, friends and colleagues remembered a slain Utah rail worker Saturday while also offering forgiveness to his killer. Latest: Monaco GP off to slow start due to safety car, 29 May 2016 12:26:36 GMTThe Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local): for missing teen on Northern California coast ends, 29 May 2016 06:51:07 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities called off a search along a Northern California creek for a teenager who was last seen being abducted by an armed acquaintance after investigators found no signs of the girl. ally wins vote of confidence in Turkish parliament, 29 May 2016 10:51:01 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's new government, led by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's loyal ally, has easily won a vote of confidence in parliament. honors 9 Sherpas who paved way for Everest climbers, 29 May 2016 08:47:08 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal celebrated Everest Day on Sunday by honoring nine Sherpa guides who fixed ropes and dug the route to the summit so hundreds of climbers could scale the world's highest mountain this month, following two years of disasters. honors 9 Sherpas who fixed ropes to Everest summit, 29 May 2016 07:36:15 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal has celebrated Everest Day by honoring nine Sherpa guides who fixed ropes and dug the route to the summit so hundreds of climbers could scale the world's highest mountain. zoo closes gorilla exhibit for now after boy falls in, 29 May 2016 12:38:00 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo has temporarily closed its gorilla exhibit after a special zoo response team shot and killed a 17-year-old gorilla that grabbed and dragged a 4-year-old boy who fell into a moat. forces complete buildup around IS-held Fallujah, 29 May 2016 11:55:19 GMTTARIQ CAMP, Iraq (AP) — Iraq's special forces completed a troop buildup around Fallujah on Sunday ahead of an operation to retake the Islamic State-held city west of Baghdad, a military officer said, as the militants attacked a newly-liberated town to the west.