FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 04 May 2016 02:55:33 -07:00UN envoy says talks to resume in Kuwait on ending Yemen warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dd2b79b8c4141e698fcb031c528e422Wed, 04 May 2016 09:08:41 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — The U.N. envoy trying to negotiate an end to the war in Yemen says peace talks will resume in Kuwait.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dd2b79b8c4141e698fcb031c528e422Meet the next sport of the modern age: Drone racinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df03b3a4f4f429f88408751ebade9ffWed, 04 May 2016 07:50:04 GMTHAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — Decked out in high-tech goggles, pilot Steve Zoumas dives low and sees the final gate zooming toward him: a 20-foot-tall metal-framed box ringed with neon. Boom! His sight goes black. The crowd lets out a collective "Whoa!" as pieces of his aircraft, which has just smashed into a concrete barrier, go flying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df03b3a4f4f429f88408751ebade9ffGovernment report: Crime dropped overall in nation's schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/334c94ac4bfa43b8ab481cb430f55b04Wed, 04 May 2016 07:25:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/334c94ac4bfa43b8ab481cb430f55b04As Trump wins, Clinton exploring how to win over Republicanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93c1b5dd6d2e4d3685497a16f739c1f1Wed, 04 May 2016 07:20:05 GMTATHENS, Ohio (AP) — With Donald Trump all but clinching the Republican nomination for president, Hillary Clinton is beginning to explore ways to woo Republicans turned off by the brash billionaire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93c1b5dd6d2e4d3685497a16f739c1f1Obama visiting Flint for first time since water crisis beganhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05abd5f17ee043359f5b781f8c9a0917Wed, 04 May 2016 07:27:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is set to meet with residents of Flint, Michigan, to hear how they're managing after lead from old pipes tainted their drinking water.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05abd5f17ee043359f5b781f8c9a0917San Francisco officials save backyard pine tree from the axhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07b261e00a274fe39f23c0acc5dfb5d3Wed, 04 May 2016 08:00:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A spindly pine tree standing all alone in a tiny backyard became an official landmark Tuesday in San Francisco, a city that boasts such picturesque sights as the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07b261e00a274fe39f23c0acc5dfb5d3APNewsBreak: Army says troops lost their way, went off cliffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3d6f233392d491b9221758e068ad7a7Wed, 04 May 2016 07:02:42 GMTDENVER (AP) — An Army vehicle took the wrong road in the dark and was making a U-turn when it tumbled 250 feet off a cliff at a Colorado training range last year, killing one soldier and injuring five, according to a recently released investigative report.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3d6f233392d491b9221758e068ad7a7Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc6ef08b9dea4d38bf9c36c21754bb1dWed, 04 May 2016 09:08:46 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Once dismissed as a fringe contender, businessman Donald Trump now is all but certain to lead the Republican Party into the fall presidential campaign against Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton — a stunning political triumph for a first-time candidate whose appeal to frustrated voters was widely underestimated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc6ef08b9dea4d38bf9c36c21754bb1dAbduction, murder leaves Navajo community heartbrokenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebfeab2fa4564800bfac6655aeacad99Wed, 04 May 2016 08:21:41 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The stranger walked with 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike into the hills of a remote area of the Navajo Nation known for its breathtaking views and the monolithic rock outcropping that stands as a beacon for miles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebfeab2fa4564800bfac6655aeacad99Graceland, home of Elvis, receives 20 millionth paid visitorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4565749be42b485fa7158daa2fa49b7bWed, 04 May 2016 07:33:00 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The operators of Graceland say the Memphis tourist attraction centered on the life and music of Elvis Presley has received its 20 millionth paid visitor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4565749be42b485fa7158daa2fa49b7bExit poll: Indiana GOP voters pick Trump, but party dividedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e2fb6ffa8b74f939795c6640cf554d8Wed, 04 May 2016 07:15:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump called for GOP unity after his Indiana primary victory Tuesday night, but exit polls suggest he's facing a significant intraparty rift.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e2fb6ffa8b74f939795c6640cf554d8Texas policeman accused of sexually assaulting girlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b18da60aff844d38a0ca8979ddf75d6fWed, 04 May 2016 07:23:09 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say a five-year veteran of the San Antonio Police Department is suspected of sexually assaulting a girl on a nearly weekly basis for about four years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b18da60aff844d38a0ca8979ddf75d6fMinnesota college system bars team travel to North Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/332a1d1de6c44218846d47cc89a6bbbfWed, 04 May 2016 06:25:49 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state university system is prohibiting athletics teams from traveling to tournaments in North Carolina this spring after that state passed a law limiting LGBT protections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/332a1d1de6c44218846d47cc89a6bbbfSpain: Strike keeps El Mundo newspaper off streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/733b57a226724480aa564e89bb835c37Wed, 04 May 2016 09:05:54 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's second-largest newspaper, El Mundo, has not appeared in news kiosks owing to a strike over planned layoffs. It is the first time the newspaper's publication has been hit by a stoppage since its foundation in 1989.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/733b57a226724480aa564e89bb835c37After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6edf81b370f64659b2b972b4b283e2b0Wed, 04 May 2016 08:56:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's military has dispatched ships and planes — even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6edf81b370f64659b2b972b4b283e2b0Apple loses Chinese lawsuit over iPhone namehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97240ef972bb46cea062f9ab09e1c4ecWed, 04 May 2016 08:56:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Apple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on wallets and handbags.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97240ef972bb46cea062f9ab09e1c4ecRookie goaltender Murray stealing the show for Penguinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17ec2a857abe45efb233afbfa008108aWed, 04 May 2016 06:51:57 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Murray isn't in the mood to think about what it all means, this ride that he's on. The NHL's best team on the other side of the ice. His mentor watching from bench. An arena chanting his name.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17ec2a857abe45efb233afbfa008108aRoyal Dutch Shell first quarter earnings down 58 percent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ffac2973c4c4fa18f85978823187944Wed, 04 May 2016 07:36:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell said first-quarter earnings plunged 58 percent as depressed oil prices create "hugely challenging times" for the energy industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ffac2973c4c4fa18f85978823187944EU countries could face fines for rejected refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4934e681f0e04e01936aa8e7e389c893Wed, 04 May 2016 08:00:51 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union countries that refuse to accept refugees under proposals to overhaul the EU's failed asylum laws could face large fines for each asylum seeker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4934e681f0e04e01936aa8e7e389c893Independent Algerian paper faces closure threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91bf5338edb446bcb67a066f52025268Wed, 04 May 2016 08:49:43 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Independent Algerian newspaper El Khabar is facing likely closure after the government cracked down on its ad revenue and challenged its pending sale in court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91bf5338edb446bcb67a066f52025268Ky. bourbon trail offers a lesson for reviving racing's fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1979701be244401f990973951a008b07Wed, 04 May 2016 06:47:03 GMTMIDWAY, Ky. (AP) — Camera-toting visitors to the grounds at Three Chimneys Farm can get a glimpse of the pampered lives of thoroughbred stallions — the star attractions that frolic in lush paddocks or relax in stately stalls when they aren't in the breeding shed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1979701be244401f990973951a008b07Pakistani army chief confirms death sentences for 11 Talibanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ed1a7aeb2314474b55e3fbbe11ec131Wed, 04 May 2016 08:23:55 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's army chief signed off on the death sentences of 11 members of the Taliban convicted of terrorism, kidnappings, attacks on civilians as well as assaults on police and army officers, an army statement said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ed1a7aeb2314474b55e3fbbe11ec131Iranian commander threatens to close Strait of Hormuz to UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/165fa66c524f4e5abe9b9fc23e82c76dWed, 04 May 2016 09:33:36 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The deputy commander of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard said Iranian forces will close the strategic Strait of Hormuz to the United States and its allies if they "threaten" the Islamic Republic, Iranian state media reported on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/165fa66c524f4e5abe9b9fc23e82c76dThe Latest: Paris police, protesters scuffle over migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/604245a5ba0d418bbcd62d1aea3b9164Wed, 04 May 2016 09:01:49 GMTBRUSSELS (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/604245a5ba0d418bbcd62d1aea3b9164Quotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfcec000165e441391dc53744a7e31edWed, 04 May 2016 07:00:49 GMT"Ted Cruz — I don't know if he likes me or he doesn't like me — but he is one hell of a competitor." — Donald Trump after he all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked Cruz out of the race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfcec000165e441391dc53744a7e31edObama to name Stonewall 1st national monument for gay rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f4b13934cb4491a54abab69c0050efWed, 04 May 2016 07:29:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New York's iconic Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement took root, will become the first national monument honoring the history of gays and lesbians in the U.S. under a proposal President Barack Obama is preparing to approve.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f4b13934cb4491a54abab69c0050efSyrian state media say rebel shelling kills 3 in Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1baf8ba85864020900747b54270b9f7Wed, 04 May 2016 08:47:28 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media say three people have been killed in renewed rebel shelling of government-held areas in the deeply contested northern city of Aleppo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1baf8ba85864020900747b54270b9f7Indonesian sulfur miners brave volcano, fumes, earn pennieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8b41df08428454287700e0371e1e393Wed, 04 May 2016 06:22:13 GMTKAWAH IJEN, Indonesia (AP) — Stunning Mount Ijen in eastern Java draws tourists by day and hundreds of sulfur miners by night. They endure toxic fumes and backbreaking loads to earn pennies hauling out a substance used to bleach sugar and vulcanize rubber.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8b41df08428454287700e0371e1e393Virginia Supreme Court recognizes gay couples in divorce lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/285a7766179b432b803e971e4adf8fa1Wed, 04 May 2016 08:08:31 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Supreme Court of Virginia has ruled that a person doesn't need to pay alimony to a former spouse if the payee is in a new relationship with a member of the same sex.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/285a7766179b432b803e971e4adf8fa1Stones, Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in Octoberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f272d443df364c3bb2b1d79e56b99fc5Wed, 04 May 2016 06:16:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — It could be Woodstock 47 years later, only the drug of choice might be antacid — a weekend concert event featuring some of the greatest musical acts of the 1960s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f272d443df364c3bb2b1d79e56b99fc5US Defense Sec'y Carter: Campaign against IS 'far from over'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2df7a9ef3ffd44f78eca1758ab991a5dWed, 04 May 2016 08:34:30 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — The combat death of an American Navy SEAL in Iraq shows that despite recent gains against the Islamic State in Iraq, "this fight is far from over," U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2df7a9ef3ffd44f78eca1758ab991a5dAlaska town's first liquor store in more than 40 years openshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/555417f9fb354761ba03e6c579b4ba72Wed, 04 May 2016 08:08:06 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska town's first liquor store in more than 40 years has opened, and the police chief there worries he won't have enough officers to handle an expected spike in alcohol-related calls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/555417f9fb354761ba03e6c579b4ba72Diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36bba75e2f8b46989f766b9ce4f75492Wed, 04 May 2016 09:14:58 GMTLONDON (AP) — A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that is the largest discovered in more than a century could sell for more than $70 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36bba75e2f8b46989f766b9ce4f75492Eurozone growth in 'low gear' at start of Q2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ef6fc52e0d43b5aef07a850be35616Wed, 04 May 2016 08:27:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — A closely monitored survey is pointing to waning growth in the 19-country eurozone at the start of the second quarter of the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ef6fc52e0d43b5aef07a850be35616Navy SEAL killed in Iraq was close to disgraced grandfatherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/300fd0c030a544dabbe85be7416d4179Wed, 04 May 2016 07:52:00 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — He was a former Phoenix high school star distance runner who was the grandson of an Arizona financier involved in the 1980s savings and loan scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/300fd0c030a544dabbe85be7416d4179China military singer performs on South China Sea islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d35380c1cc6a44e6bb15d2d88f2ea407Wed, 04 May 2016 06:50:14 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's military this week sent a famed singer of patriotic anthems to perform before navy officers and construction workers on a newly created island in a disputed section of the South China Sea, underscoring its growing confidence in asserting its maritime claims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d35380c1cc6a44e6bb15d2d88f2ea407Car bomb attack in southeast Turkey kills 1, wounds 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8773011968fc491eafca45073b89ddecWed, 04 May 2016 08:02:56 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says a soldier was killed and six others were wounded in a car bomb attack against their outpost in southeastern Turkey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8773011968fc491eafca45073b89ddecLow oil prices, freight rates hit Maersk group's Q1 profitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4386cdfd20ae45cc971778af70e1b43cWed, 04 May 2016 06:56:30 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk says first-quarter underlying profit plunged to $224 million from $1.5 billion a year earlier, with all sectors showing a drop in performance except drilling and tanker shipping services.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4386cdfd20ae45cc971778af70e1b43cCaptain America says he isn't afraid of superhero fatiguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/580c5953329e4d64a5c296e537e7b14bWed, 04 May 2016 09:20:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Captain America: Civil War" star Chris Evans isn't worried about superhero fatigue at the cineplex.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/580c5953329e4d64a5c296e537e7b14bLEADING OFF: Trout shatters slump; King Felix aims for tophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/788daf1a5c574d2cb9c7557587730508Wed, 04 May 2016 06:49:50 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/788daf1a5c574d2cb9c7557587730508Detroit teachers ending 2-day sick-out, fighting legislationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f932b9f78fc948d2b05eaf02753c587bWed, 04 May 2016 07:45:23 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Detroit schools are expected to reopen Wednesday after teachers who had called out sick for two days received assurances from the financially struggling district that they would continue to be paid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f932b9f78fc948d2b05eaf02753c587bEU countries could face hefty fines for rejected refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ab03547292341fc8cdd5228488a0fa1Wed, 04 May 2016 08:55:26 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union countries that refuse to accept refugees under proposals to overhaul the EU's failed asylum laws could face large fines for each asylum seeker rejected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ab03547292341fc8cdd5228488a0fa1Royal Dutch Shell first quarter earnings down 58 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ced26f62b38146919d2bb8f4cb3510c5Wed, 04 May 2016 08:04:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Oil company Royal Dutch Shell said first-quarter earnings plunged 58 percent as depressed crude prices create "hugely challenging times" for the energy industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ced26f62b38146919d2bb8f4cb3510c5Eurozone growth in 'low gear' at start of second quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa7759c26a7c488f86c1176450ab3a1dWed, 04 May 2016 09:37:19 GMTLONDON (AP) — As winter turned to spring, the eurozone economy appears to have lost some — but by no means all — of the momentum that saw it grow faster than the U.S. in the first quarter of the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa7759c26a7c488f86c1176450ab3a1d9 Muslim Albanians jailed for recruiting for terror groupshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6edb644b9ea34a1c954749f595d33ffcWed, 04 May 2016 07:25:01 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — An Albanian court has sentenced nine Muslims to jail terms ranging from seven to 18 years for inciting terror, recruiting and sending more than 70 men to join rebel groups in Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6edb644b9ea34a1c954749f595d33ffcCavaliers not crying foul over LeBron's lack of free throwshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6732b63959574387a1738e7321b2a71dWed, 04 May 2016 06:50:39 GMTINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue celebrated his 39th birthday on Tuesday and proudly showed off a few gray hairs — silvery-speckled souvenirs of job-related stress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6732b63959574387a1738e7321b2a71dGeorgia governor defies party politics with pair of vetoeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7582787c9f04909b167d440944a2304Wed, 04 May 2016 07:20:19 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Republican governor rejected the two top priorities of a legislature controlled by his own party this year, defying election year politics in a deep red state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7582787c9f04909b167d440944a2304Michael Douglas promotes peace and disarmament through arthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7378d0e14714ffabaa5282d2799a8c3Wed, 04 May 2016 06:56:39 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Actor Michael Douglas says the winning posters in a global competition to commemorate the first U.N. General Assembly resolution 70 years ago calling for the abolition of nuclear weapons "instantly create a universal message of peace."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7378d0e14714ffabaa5282d2799a8c3Global stocks lower on growth concernhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b177d89d8d945aab7a56da16058b77cWed, 04 May 2016 09:02:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday after weaker Chinese manufacturing and a cut in Europe's growth outlook fueled fears about the global economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b177d89d8d945aab7a56da16058b77cChinese court rules local company can use iPhone namehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d614ea4a3704d5dbea0dd1fae904752Wed, 04 May 2016 06:36:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Apple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on its products.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d614ea4a3704d5dbea0dd1fae904752