FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 02 May 2016 03:43:10 -07:001st cruise from a US port in decades leaves Miami for Cubahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/233bb37f7983442492d7af97967e1f61Mon, 02 May 2016 10:10:17 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Passengers have set sail from Miami on a historic cruise to Cuba, the first in decades to depart from a U.S. seaport for the communist island nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/233bb37f7983442492d7af97967e1f61Afghan police officer kills wife in public, then himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d99b9e2bac341928e264d4a50e61ce6Mon, 02 May 2016 09:48:21 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that a police officer shot his wife in public before shooting himself in the country's eastern Paktika province.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d99b9e2bac341928e264d4a50e61ce6UK Labour Party suspends councilor over anti-Israel postingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1991749ca0b4a619a341d68768959cbMon, 02 May 2016 10:22:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — The anti-Semitism dispute bedeviling Britain's Labour Party ahead of an election Thursday has continued with the suspension of a city councilor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1991749ca0b4a619a341d68768959cbGender politics playing a big role for Trump, Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7e61727657946ef81c6a269c3f53cdaMon, 02 May 2016 07:45:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — She has no stamina. She shouts. She's got nothing going for her but being a woman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7e61727657946ef81c6a269c3f53cdaTurkey and US-led coalition pound Islamic State grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87efd570ef6c4458a0b6e5858792e482Mon, 02 May 2016 08:51:24 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87efd570ef6c4458a0b6e5858792e482Cambodia sending students home early to cope with heat wavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c20bc74545443be902efe8c2d9aca07Mon, 02 May 2016 10:30:37 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has shortened the school day by one hour to help students cope with a heat wave that has pushed temperatures as high as 42 degrees Celsius (107.6 degrees Fahrenheit).http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c20bc74545443be902efe8c2d9aca07Reckitt Benckiser Korea apologizes for deadly sterilizershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ecb00b06fa437bb5c7270d2a006a2fMon, 02 May 2016 09:37:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — British consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser apologized Monday for selling deadly disinfectants that killed or injured hundreds of people, five years after the government ordered the company to remove the products from shelves for health risks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ecb00b06fa437bb5c7270d2a006a2fAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1a2f0beaf4a4d959f0ce4e958fe2617Mon, 02 May 2016 08:36:54 GMTColorful lanterns in Seoul for Buddha's birthday, an anti-Rohingya protest in Myanmar and sumo wrestlers holding babies were among editors' picks of images from around Asia last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1a2f0beaf4a4d959f0ce4e958fe2617SKorea worries about its citizens abroad after North threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47f9fb5ba61e4698a97c2874bb759b11Mon, 02 May 2016 08:50:53 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seoul has instructed its foreign embassies to take extra precautions against possible North Korean attempts to kidnap or attack South Koreans abroad, officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47f9fb5ba61e4698a97c2874bb759b11Forest fires sweep across north Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62e1174bceeb442881254d3711d7f5d6Mon, 02 May 2016 07:32:55 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive forest fires sweeping across the north Indian state of Uttarakhand have killed at least seven people in recent weeks, and were threatening two tiger reserves, officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62e1174bceeb442881254d3711d7f5d6Australian says he's founder of Bitcoin digital cashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5bb4577dc55478eb1fcbc0099fad8b1Mon, 02 May 2016 09:53:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — An Australian man long thought to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5bb4577dc55478eb1fcbc0099fad8b1Iran urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsulahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2236c712fb514cc69e85e738b7ff8767Mon, 02 May 2016 09:42:47 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official news agency reports that President Hassan Rouhani is pushing for a Korean peninsula free of nuclear weapons.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2236c712fb514cc69e85e738b7ff8767Some of the gun safety features over timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee92022e912f43afac48c84eb32185eaMon, 02 May 2016 07:34:03 GMTDaytona Beach, Florida-based iGun Technology Corp. has been developing a "smart gun," a firearm that uses a ring with a chip in it to send a signal to a circuit board embedded in the firearm so that only an authorized user can fire the gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee92022e912f43afac48c84eb32185eaJudge to consider request to move hot car death trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e4685c45419496294a026f9ab396d41Mon, 02 May 2016 10:35:45 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A judge is expected to consider whether to move the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e4685c45419496294a026f9ab396d41A confident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indianhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed1e1e75a7c94bdb9a3023bfd52397e4Mon, 02 May 2016 07:30:19 GMTLA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed1e1e75a7c94bdb9a3023bfd52397e4Seeking a high-tech solution to make firearms saferhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03c924a3e3324cc19fe9f2669365b942Mon, 02 May 2016 07:35:54 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Mossberg is among a small number of pioneers looking to build a safer gun. But unlike many others, he was in the gun business when he started down that path.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03c924a3e3324cc19fe9f2669365b942Derailment affects commuter train service into Washingtonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ec3bbaed2cb457bb8fe4ad2a6942e29Mon, 02 May 2016 07:46:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The derailment of a CSX train in Washington, D.C. is forcing some commuters to find a different way to work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ec3bbaed2cb457bb8fe4ad2a6942e29Syrian-Australian suspect arrested in north Lebanonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8598eb67444dd8a4fa43ca5957c699Mon, 02 May 2016 10:37:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese authorities have arrested a dual Syrian-Australian national in northern Lebanon on suspicion of terrorism, Lebanese security officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8598eb67444dd8a4fa43ca5957c69910 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67f500385d3342499eda8f357fc8b5bbMon, 02 May 2016 10:17:48 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67f500385d3342499eda8f357fc8b5bbScalia's loss raises questions for Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/659bfde9c66c41f6bd16550e7e8ec7d3Mon, 02 May 2016 07:48:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two months, 31 arguments and 18 decisions since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, is the Supreme Court hopelessly deadlocked or coping as a party of eight?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/659bfde9c66c41f6bd16550e7e8ec7d3Companies crucial to energy exploration abandon $34B mergerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7cbdb75883b4a40a59ee538cf60d18aMon, 02 May 2016 08:37:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two companies crucial to the business of U.S. energy exploration have abandoned their planned $34 billion merger, the Justice Department said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7cbdb75883b4a40a59ee538cf60d18aNorth Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wildernesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747dbb8d37d544fa84791cad9ce97f44Mon, 02 May 2016 09:11:32 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" signs they had made from fern fronds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747dbb8d37d544fa84791cad9ce97f44A confident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac6217d2a7f04c509464abaaed585bbdMon, 02 May 2016 09:55:25 GMTLA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac6217d2a7f04c509464abaaed585bbdArrests in Seattle as May Day marchers take to streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0994f61b2b8c4322bf3ee706409c4701Mon, 02 May 2016 08:50:48 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police used pepper spray to disperse black-clad anti-capitalist protesters authorities say threw rocks, flares, bricks and Molotov cocktails at officers during a rowdy May Day gathering.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0994f61b2b8c4322bf3ee706409c4701Physicists abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be7da415a1c54ddf8a0a9d9e7f45c005Mon, 02 May 2016 09:15:27 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Was it a blip, or a breakthrough?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be7da415a1c54ddf8a0a9d9e7f45c005Trump has a 'plan B' for convention _ outside helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8a2e573edc45718090acb341810185Mon, 02 May 2016 07:46:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has a Plan B if he's faced with a contested convention, and it involves the sort of outside groups that he's called "corrupt."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8a2e573edc45718090acb341810185Dixie Chicks adding 9 more dates to US tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a098be107c480b9022bfc9e8a9522cMon, 02 May 2016 10:23:33 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Dixie Chicks are adding more concerts to their U.S. tour that starts this summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a098be107c480b9022bfc9e8a9522cJapan announces $7 billion plan to develop Mekong regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2977b7064e854b6e8869efb4bef814aeMon, 02 May 2016 09:41:23 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Japan's foreign minister announced a $7 billion initiative Monday to promote development in Southeast Asia's Mekong region, which encompasses parts of Vietnam, Laos and Thailand through which the river flows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2977b7064e854b6e8869efb4bef814aeEgypt journalists call protest over police raid at syndicatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa86b96682e44872a42ca5fd45c1aa35Mon, 02 May 2016 08:25:57 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's journalists' syndicate called for the dismissal of the interior minister and an immediate sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo on Monday, to protest the police detention of two journalists on its premises the night earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa86b96682e44872a42ca5fd45c1aa35Things to know: the benefits of students taking a gap yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c60923b9fbb041a5bde55b3d5938a13aMon, 02 May 2016 07:42:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's daughter Malia is taking a year off after graduating from high school before attending Harvard University as part of an expanding program for students known as a "gap year."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c60923b9fbb041a5bde55b3d5938a13aLGBT inclusion in films static, diversity drops, study sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cf9acdbd84e455c81b3b2959893c05cMon, 02 May 2016 10:36:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD's annual study.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cf9acdbd84e455c81b3b2959893c05cChina's Communist Party places outspoken tycoon on probationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cfa6cd9ef174fcc8c6f5251827b1b40Mon, 02 May 2016 10:28:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's Communist Party has placed a property mogul and outspoken government critic on probation for a year after he criticized state media for pledging absolute loyalty to the party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cfa6cd9ef174fcc8c6f5251827b1b40European stocks mixed after Asia falls; Tokyo down 3 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d47e72297981471d905387879da99a33Mon, 02 May 2016 09:35:04 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — European shares were mostly higher Monday despite a weak start for the week in Asia, where the Tokyo benchmark fell more than 3 percent as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of fresh stimulus from Japan's central bank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d47e72297981471d905387879da99a33Iran's nuclear chief visits Prague to talk businesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/389cd59e5685476c94681e78cfc1cae1Mon, 02 May 2016 09:30:12 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — The sanctions lifted, the head of Iran's nuclear program is coming to talk business with Czech leaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/389cd59e5685476c94681e78cfc1cae1Killing of 5 Egyptians deepens mystery over Italian's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0518e2fb33c444b2bdee14846b06d534Mon, 02 May 2016 07:36:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — It was a brutal killing that became an international incident: An Italian graduate student disappeared from the streets of the Egyptian capital in January, his body discovered days later dumped by a roadside, tortured to death.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0518e2fb33c444b2bdee14846b06d534Massacre survivors give Indonesian gov't list of mass graveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d94baa8be8a449cad0c311aa58c8fa3Mon, 02 May 2016 10:24:56 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Survivors of Indonesia's anti-communist massacres in 1965 have submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government after the president called for an investigation into the killings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d94baa8be8a449cad0c311aa58c8fa3Damascus extends cease-fire by 48 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3647194014994f7ea3bc0ca8e29b0179Mon, 02 May 2016 10:24:10 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's state news agency says the military has extended its cease-fire around Damascus and opposition strongholds in the eastern suburbs for another 48 hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3647194014994f7ea3bc0ca8e29b0179Troy University football player killed in motorcycle crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad15a39ba9e64befa94191caa9cda395Mon, 02 May 2016 09:06:26 GMTGULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — A Troy University football player has died following in a motorcycle crash in Alabama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad15a39ba9e64befa94191caa9cda395The Latest: Sick-out by Detroit teachers shuts 67 schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39f98b06ac7342d9a043e1223db8aa5dMon, 02 May 2016 09:55:41 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the sick-out that's closed dozens of Detroit schools on Monday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39f98b06ac7342d9a043e1223db8aa5dRaging fire destroys historic New York City churchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/934c20d8c6cd4c94b0b9439205970c71Mon, 02 May 2016 10:12:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A historic church in New York City was destroyed in a raging fire just hours after its Orthodox worshippers celebrated Easter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/934c20d8c6cd4c94b0b9439205970c71Sick-out by Detroit teachers closes dozens of schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96f9407b17c544d6841fc1fd515e20e5Mon, 02 May 2016 10:07:22 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Dozens of Detroit Public Schools are closed for the day Monday, the district said, after the teachers union urged members to call in sick in a protest over funding issues.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96f9407b17c544d6841fc1fd515e20e5Kerry seeks path to calm in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cf8a74737ed4e7ea98d90076462ad2dMon, 02 May 2016 08:36:21 GMTGENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has opened a second day of talks in Geneva aimed at finding a way to restore at least a partial truce in Syria amid continuing attacks in Aleppo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cf8a74737ed4e7ea98d90076462ad2dClosing arguments set in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8642cf3f85c948afb34d46a52e91046cMon, 02 May 2016 07:42:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The trial of alleged "Grim Sleeper" Lonnie Franklin Jr. headed to a close Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer who stalked women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic, then laid low for 14 years before renewing the grisly sex attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8642cf3f85c948afb34d46a52e91046cTurkey hits Islamic State group in Syria, dozens killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4314e165bcf2412eb6cf6a537db5580fMon, 02 May 2016 07:55:59 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military has reportedly hit Islamic State positions in Syria with artillery and drone attacks, killing 63 militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4314e165bcf2412eb6cf6a537db5580f200 US soldiers due in Moldova for military exerciseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/262c15565ee14e37bca4a8e487b02277Mon, 02 May 2016 08:21:11 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Some 200 U.S. soldiers will arrive in Moldova for more than two weeks of exercises, in a show of U.S. military strength in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/262c15565ee14e37bca4a8e487b02277Malia Obama to enter Harvard in 2017 after taking gap yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c468f061ba408ea038aa02d028160bMon, 02 May 2016 07:39:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A year off between high school and college is becoming a popular choice for U.S. students and it has caught the eye of President Barack Obama's daughter, Malia. The White House says the high school senior will enter Harvard in 2017, not later this year as had been widely expected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c468f061ba408ea038aa02d028160bSolar plane prepares to leave California for Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6e023428ba54a8fa300ab964456ffe4Mon, 02 May 2016 07:37:32 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane is preparing to leave California for Arizona to continue its journey around the world using only energy from the sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6e023428ba54a8fa300ab964456ffe4Yemeni government suspends participation in peace talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2217e19c93a40e5884deeec6ad3afc2Mon, 02 May 2016 10:17:14 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — The United Nations envoy for Yemen says the country's government delegation has suspended its participation in peace talks aimed at ending fighting in the impoverished Arab country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2217e19c93a40e5884deeec6ad3afc2Egypt journalists stage protest over police raid at unionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45fee09e7dbe495b88b5221e8894224dMon, 02 May 2016 10:26:39 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's journalists' syndicate called for the dismissal of the interior minister and an immediate sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo on Monday, to protest the police detention of two journalists on its premises the night earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45fee09e7dbe495b88b5221e8894224dGaza militants say 1 killed in training accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98955681fd844f39a8d2a6bac4e6e0cMon, 02 May 2016 09:52:58 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic Jihad militant group says one of its members has been killed in an explosion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98955681fd844f39a8d2a6bac4e6e0c