FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 05 May 2016 11:10:14 -07:00Governor's adoption of Veto the dog violated shelter ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8a8e2a352041449ab7486000109231Thu, 05 May 2016 17:38:38 GMTLEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A woman who had her heart set on taking home the same stray dog that Republican Gov. Paul LePage adopted is angry that the animal shelter broke its own rules by making the canine available to him a day before it was available to the public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8a8e2a352041449ab7486000109231Mariner rescued after 2-month ordeal at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74ce3bcc2bf74a1e9fef47e90ae132b1Thu, 05 May 2016 16:57:29 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Colombian mariner has been rescued after surviving a two-month ordeal in the Pacific by eating fish and seagulls, the U.S. Coast Guard said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74ce3bcc2bf74a1e9fef47e90ae132b1Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f504eb17c8e24b0f8a364bf9320147cdThu, 05 May 2016 17:14:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — International leaders and local officials on Thursday pledged to work hard to stem the rise of global temperatures by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f504eb17c8e24b0f8a364bf9320147cdEx-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f630a5f771fb429090cb4bcad7076dd3Thu, 05 May 2016 17:32:56 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Bob Bennett of Utah, who was known during his 18 years representing the conservative state as someone who could work across the aisle, has died at age 82.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f630a5f771fb429090cb4bcad7076dd3Israel discovers new cross-border tunnel from Gaza Striphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58fd892b09534a79ae391557a61ef062Thu, 05 May 2016 17:47:22 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said it uncovered a new tunnel Thursday stretching from southern Gaza Strip into Israel and built by Palestinian militants seeking to stage attacks in Israel, a discovery that comes amid an escalation in violence between Israel and Gaza's militant Hamas rulers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58fd892b09534a79ae391557a61ef062Eyeing national race, Trump moves on fundraising, expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c231cc596ca4c1b9e5c93e28b689d6aThu, 05 May 2016 16:52:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is taking his first quick steps toward raising the massive amounts of money needed for a national presidential race, aiming to broaden his primary insurgency into a full-fledged general election campaign and unite the fractured Republican Party behind him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c231cc596ca4c1b9e5c93e28b689d6aThe Latest: Activists say deadly strike hits Syrian refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/506f8d7910274673b711a323427d96caThu, 05 May 2016 17:03:34 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/506f8d7910274673b711a323427d96caDoctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f5b8168be2f43009571490b7e55b353Thu, 05 May 2016 17:18:06 GMTPARIS (AP) — The international medical aid agency Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has decided to pull out of the first U.N. humanitarian summit, saying the meeting won't address the growing needs caused by war and violence across the world because of its non-binding nature.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f5b8168be2f43009571490b7e55b353High swing that killed teen exempt from SC inspectionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e35fd45809d4483b0b7a5ec9ca98623Thu, 05 May 2016 17:22:47 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina regulators say a ropes course where a Florida teen died last summer was exempt from state inspections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e35fd45809d4483b0b7a5ec9ca98623Vendor for Rhode Island's Iceland video wasn't 1st choicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c96f86fe6549379b882ef715de4a74Thu, 05 May 2016 17:44:21 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The company that made a Rhode Island tourism video that included footage from Iceland was selected based on advice from a state employee who had worked for that company weeks prior, documents show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c96f86fe6549379b882ef715de4a74Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31a39dbd29ba460d97ee293f4d75c037Thu, 05 May 2016 17:15:56 GMTRAMADI, Iraq (AP) — This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31a39dbd29ba460d97ee293f4d75c037Marchers at Auschwitz honor Jews killed in Holocausthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae36593c86446dfab65e263306b1fd6Thu, 05 May 2016 16:49:59 GMTOSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Several of the thousands of people who on Thursday attended the March of the Living, a yearly remembrance march at Auschwitz-Birkenau, shared their reasons for taking part.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae36593c86446dfab65e263306b1fd6Tech company settles transgender discrimination complainthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6765eb9e8354a7299c737d19996d27cThu, 05 May 2016 17:30:03 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says a technology services company working in Minnesota has agreed to pay $140,000 to settle a transgender discrimination complaint.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6765eb9e8354a7299c737d19996d27cRainstorm kills 7, injures 65 during Hindu pilgrimagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a795b73ce364f298d2a79af2bb4bbc7Thu, 05 May 2016 17:00:24 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A heavy rainstorm Thursday collapsed several tents, sheds and gates at a sprawling Hindu pilgrimage site with hundreds of thousands of devotees in central India, killing at least seven people and injuring 65 others, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a795b73ce364f298d2a79af2bb4bbc7Kansas trial nears end in anti-abortion activist's threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd605c7d25bb4f42a161be86b389eb32Thu, 05 May 2016 17:34:39 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Testimony has concluded in the trial of a Kansas anti-abortion activist accused of sending a letter suggesting someone might place an explosive under the car of a doctor training to perform abortions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd605c7d25bb4f42a161be86b389eb32First lady wants next White House to keep focus on militaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2c654eac1074950b3c115a1a789583fThu, 05 May 2016 17:06:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama said Thursday that the next White House occupant should continue to make a "national priority" of supporting service members, veterans and their families, as she has tried to do with a nationwide initiative marking its fifth anniversary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2c654eac1074950b3c115a1a789583f4 people rescued 6 days after Kenyan building collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea2405a175484be68e8c7040a5851516Thu, 05 May 2016 17:45:55 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Rescuers found four more survivors Thursday in the rubble of an apartment building that collapsed six days ago amid heavy rains in the Kenyan capital, raising hopes that more people might still be alive in a disaster that left 36 dead and dozens missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea2405a175484be68e8c7040a5851516NHL coaching carousel 'spinning out of control'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4f529c1d5124a909243ed60ffa851ebThu, 05 May 2016 17:58:04 GMTBob Hartley watched bosses come ago three times as coach of the Calgary Flames. He will need one more general manager to believe in him to stay in the NHL.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4f529c1d5124a909243ed60ffa851ebKobe Bryant's animated short gets assist from John Williamshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92d081945d914c9783ff256d85b40ca8Thu, 05 May 2016 17:21:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant's farewell poem to basketball is getting the short film treatment with some high profile talent behind it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92d081945d914c9783ff256d85b40ca8The Latest: 78 refugees rescued off Greece in 2 incidentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8966136a69438db77a35bcdb2bb753Thu, 05 May 2016 17:26:17 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the wave of migration from the Middle East and elsewhere (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8966136a69438db77a35bcdb2bb753Defense: Forcing doctor to take medicine violates his rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5fb9cbff16c4a27a0efdd324b99dd3dThu, 05 May 2016 17:45:33 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A public defender asked the Connecticut Supreme Court on Thursday to overturn a judge's order allowing the forced medication of a mentally ill doctor so he can be competent to stand trial for the killing of a Yale University physician.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5fb9cbff16c4a27a0efdd324b99dd3dTa-Nehisi Coates has 2-book deal, 1 for work of fictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc7548ae6bf048a5acda7642bb2fe681Thu, 05 May 2016 17:52:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Ta-Nehisi Coates is a prize-winning nonfiction author, journalist and comic book writer. Now he's is taking on fiction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc7548ae6bf048a5acda7642bb2fe681The Latest: Pesticides may have been released in Texas firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b07fcfcc78ee43c28c4f2aefb1bc936dThu, 05 May 2016 18:08:03 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on a warehouse complex fire in Houston (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b07fcfcc78ee43c28c4f2aefb1bc936dReview: Fiennes, Swinton simmer and boil in 'Bigger Splash'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d16e831204c044a9acf9684e8e9c55e5Thu, 05 May 2016 17:06:07 GMTA craggy, stormy volcanic island off Sicily. Some fabulous real estate. A little food porn. Tilda Swinton's face, and Ralph Fiennes' — well, a lot more than his face.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d16e831204c044a9acf9684e8e9c55e5Talladega will no longer be NASCAR elimination race in 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65b89b4c0c843499a8c3fff8eef77e7Thu, 05 May 2016 17:33:19 GMTKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — NASCAR has decided that unpredictable Talladega Superspeedway won't be an elimination race in next year's championship Chase, instead taking the pivotal stop to Kansas Speedway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65b89b4c0c843499a8c3fff8eef77e7North Carolina leaders show no sign of surrender on LGBT lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbefed98451a40aa97063e8aae8d7e67Thu, 05 May 2016 16:51:53 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Republican leaders are showing no signs of backing down from their new bathroom rules despite the U.S. Justice Department's declaration that they violate federal civil rights laws and could cost the state dearly in lost education funding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbefed98451a40aa97063e8aae8d7e67Feds seek DNA samples to investigate thefts of 130 gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffa18045b1a74c94be1f10b562753402Thu, 05 May 2016 17:49:07 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Federal authorities are seeking a DNA sample — along with hair samples and fingerprints — from at least one suspect as they continue investigating the theft of 130 guns from firearms dealers in several Georgia cities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffa18045b1a74c94be1f10b562753402Hawaii allocates $12M to tackle homelessness crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8157ede6e558401e9aec9fbd129025aaThu, 05 May 2016 16:57:31 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers set aside more money to tackle the highest rate of homelessness in the nation — a crisis that has left families with children living on sidewalks alongside the beaches of paradise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8157ede6e558401e9aec9fbd129025aaUS military: Al-Qaida working more closely with the Talibanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30ee91fd346f4b9aa70069ba4933c4a1Thu, 05 May 2016 17:39:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Al-Qaida is working more closely with the Taliban in Afghanistan, raising concern that the militant group could bolster the fight against Afghan government forces, a spokesman for the U.S.-NATO mission said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30ee91fd346f4b9aa70069ba4933c4a1Merck beats 1Q profit views with tight cost controlshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14f37279b55f49ee8424bf7529ce9c69Thu, 05 May 2016 17:24:57 GMTMerck posted an 18 percent jump in first-quarter income, beating Wall Street expectations, as reduced spending on marketing, administration and research easily offset lower medicine sales outside the U.S.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14f37279b55f49ee8424bf7529ce9c69New murder trial ordered for Florida woman who kept silenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b301bd93c7b94a72820479124e0f139bThu, 05 May 2016 17:54:09 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman serving a life sentence for killing her ex-husband will get a new trial after the state Supreme Court ruled prosecutors shouldn't have used her silence immediately after the murder as evidence against her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b301bd93c7b94a72820479124e0f139bWildfire in Alberta now 85,000 hectares in sizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44747d58ab714446be6b937f73be2bd0Thu, 05 May 2016 17:51:36 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A massive wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta has grown to 85,000 hectares (210,035 acres) in size and officials would like to move south about 25,000 evacuees who had previously fled north. More than 80,000 people have emptied Fort McMurray in the heart of Canada's oil sands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44747d58ab714446be6b937f73be2bd0Stocks give up an early gain on Wall Street and head lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c86e964f5fec47ba8f163d4ee60c4dd2Thu, 05 May 2016 17:49:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are edging lower in early afternoon trading on Wall Street Thursday, giving up an early gain and putting the market on track for its third loss in a row. Utilities and consumer stocks fell the most. Energy companies continued to buck the downward trend and notched small gains as the price of crude oil edged higher. Investors are looking ahead to Friday's closely watched jobs report.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c86e964f5fec47ba8f163d4ee60c4dd2Morning Call's publisher, editor-in-chief, retiringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/253b74bbc3dd4b0487985a6462c9b34fThu, 05 May 2016 17:57:25 GMTALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The top editor of The Morning Call has announced he is retiring from the newspaper, primarily to deal with a health issue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/253b74bbc3dd4b0487985a6462c9b34fUN says nearly half a million children in limbo on asylumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7a612b23e20400abe6a15b78d68b0f0Thu, 05 May 2016 17:43:47 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — UNICEF says nearly half a million refugee children who applied for asylum in Europe last year remain in limbo as the European Union prepares for critical talks on rules governing applications from people seeking protection.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7a612b23e20400abe6a15b78d68b0f0Keith Urban's 'Ripcord' is hodgepodge of musical directionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34f0597ad9a6466e8c40e7ee5650c687Thu, 05 May 2016 16:53:54 GMTKeith Urban, "Ripcord" (Capitol Nashville)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34f0597ad9a6466e8c40e7ee5650c687The Latest: Activists say 28 dead in hit on Syrian refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c205a6e1d34325b628652064752bd0Thu, 05 May 2016 17:45:40 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c205a6e1d34325b628652064752bd0Student won't face felony charge in yearbook photo prankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a3fad4445154395812a67e305579ceaThu, 05 May 2016 17:24:37 GMTMESA, Ariz. (AP) — A Mesa high school student won't be prosecuted on a felony charge after police say he exposed himself in a football team picture that ended up in the school yearbook.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a3fad4445154395812a67e305579ceaPreparing for national race, Trump moves on fundraisinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb3e192ac8784557afeb64c981f1dd81Thu, 05 May 2016 17:31:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is taking his first steps toward raising the massive amounts of money needed for a national presidential race, aiming to broaden his primary insurgency into a full-fledged general election campaign and unite the fractured Republican Party behind him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb3e192ac8784557afeb64c981f1dd81Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting man with BB gunhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/650ea1af9daf4a899df61e2caafdaf6dThu, 05 May 2016 17:40:00 GMTSUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Virginia police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man armed with a BB gun that looked like a handgun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/650ea1af9daf4a899df61e2caafdaf6dSanofi presses drugmaker Medivation to take $9.3B offerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbee0f52fe724ad4876b678c7dbd3bcaThu, 05 May 2016 16:52:07 GMTSanofi is increasing pressure on U.S. drugmaker Medivation to discuss its acquisition offer, writing to its board of directors that the deal is a "priority" and that the Paris-based company will attempt to replace Medivation board members if they don't negotiate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbee0f52fe724ad4876b678c7dbd3bcaJury convicts Ron Paul aides of campaign finance violationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9000635c22b84065b63706a08a79b9a6Thu, 05 May 2016 17:22:17 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal jury in Iowa has convicted campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul on charges they conspired to cover up campaign payments to a former state senator.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9000635c22b84065b63706a08a79b9a6Cops seek killer of man who washed ashore in 'cement shoes'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e89408c574f742f3abde4cb4d131aa4eThu, 05 May 2016 17:54:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The victim washed ashore in Brooklyn, his body wrapped in plastic garbage bags, his head and hands covered in duct tape and his feet submerged in concrete — fitted with a pair of fabled "cement shoes."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e89408c574f742f3abde4cb4d131aa4eCruz's strong 2016 run may enhance his conservative clouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ada7102ce7dd44588b6fa419f18126eeThu, 05 May 2016 17:50:22 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In finishing the Republican presidential race well ahead of Donald Trump's other rivals, Ted Cruz is likely to be a leading GOP voice for the foreseeable future.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ada7102ce7dd44588b6fa419f18126eeSyrian activists say at least 28 killed in airstrike on refugee camp in northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60612df4334f4325a8746d3b4aaa6e79Thu, 05 May 2016 17:31:37 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say at least 28 killed in airstrike on refugee camp in northern Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60612df4334f4325a8746d3b4aaa6e79Hazardous materials released in Houston warehouse firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc70870398ed4b418b90b55d12ed0407Thu, 05 May 2016 17:22:50 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Nearly 200 firefighters battled a large blaze Thursday at a warehouse complex in Houston that officials said released hazardous materials into the air and forced the evacuation of hundreds of students from a nearby elementary school.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc70870398ed4b418b90b55d12ed0407Tow truck driver leaves Bernie Sanders supporter strandedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af2e953f06d244709b0f967b84dac735Thu, 05 May 2016 17:07:55 GMTASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina tow truck driver certainly isn't "feeling the Bern."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af2e953f06d244709b0f967b84dac735Correction: California Marijuana Legalization storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/904a2e8ffb174fcb8057de070e3a369fThu, 05 May 2016 17:16:58 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story May 4 about a campaign to legalize marijuana in California, The Associated Press misspelled the surname of the state's lieutenant governor in one reference. He is Gavin Newsom, not Newson.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/904a2e8ffb174fcb8057de070e3a369fDeputy shoots man while attempting to make arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb218b3aef14bfe81e0ebcc95ac240cThu, 05 May 2016 17:55:07 GMTCOLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee sheriff's deputy shot a man while investigating suspected illegal activity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb218b3aef14bfe81e0ebcc95ac240cIraq defeated IS in Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f668b68213844ad7bbbd841ad8cd3ff2Thu, 05 May 2016 17:14:05 GMTRAMADI, Iraq (AP) — The dust of thousands of wrecked buildings drifts over the Iraqi city of Ramadi. Once home to around 1 million people, it stands virtually empty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f668b68213844ad7bbbd841ad8cd3ff2