FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 02 May 2016 01:17:57 -07:00Feud over artistic independence threatens Asian film festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e62665ec2b4f4bccbd36d8e1da676031Mon, 02 May 2016 06:02:53 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The future of Asia's largest, most-awaited film festival is in question as local filmmakers threaten to boycott the red carpet over what they view as government interference.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e62665ec2b4f4bccbd36d8e1da676031Gender 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/e7e61727657946ef81c6a269c3f53cda1st probate hearing set for Prince's estatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56bd55ee400e4e6394fd753108a56a61Mon, 02 May 2016 06:00:56 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince's estate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56bd55ee400e4e6394fd753108a56a61Monkey bars alert: Playground concussions are on the risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29421c76dda64091b5559f2396088a2cMon, 02 May 2016 04:58:39 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29421c76dda64091b5559f2396088a2cReckitt Benckiser Korea apologizes for deadly sterilizershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c36a59150454549bcf890045cc855dcMon, 02 May 2016 08:03:14 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/7c36a59150454549bcf890045cc855dcNursing homes starting to offer more individualized menushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3afd0352893f483083c1f22f32dee270Mon, 02 May 2016 07:25:38 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — On a recent Thursday, the staff at Sunny Vista Living Center in Colorado Springs bustled in the kitchen. The phone rang with a last minute order as Chris Willard tended to a large pot of Thai-style soup with fresh ginger, vegetables and thin-sliced beef.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3afd0352893f483083c1f22f32dee270SKorea worries about its citizens abroad after North threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b14df12a4a174985bcf347402f1d7ee2Mon, 02 May 2016 07:58:49 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b14df12a4a174985bcf347402f1d7ee2Raptors reach second round for first time 15 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b272931a29494a7ab2793dcf3db248e2Mon, 02 May 2016 06:22:49 GMTTORONTO (AP) — After a decade and a half of playoff disappointment, the Toronto Raptors finally got to enjoy a celebratory night of hugs, kisses and happy families.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b272931a29494a7ab2793dcf3db248e2An inside look at the other draft, as free agents find spotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d66ff90f6f430ca230bb6dc859e014Mon, 02 May 2016 06:06:04 GMTWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Gary Shipman was at his desk at noon Saturday, thumbing through depth charts and occasionally looking across the room at the wall-mounted TV trumpeting the start of the NFL draft's final day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d66ff90f6f430ca230bb6dc859e014Forest 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/62e1174bceeb442881254d3711d7f5d6Some 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/ee92022e912f43afac48c84eb32185eaSandusky due in court for molestation case appeal hearinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f66d163d2d149189c7655b2dcecc3f4Mon, 02 May 2016 04:30:30 GMTBELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is expected in a courtroom near his State College home as he continues to pursue appeals of his 45-count conviction for child sexual abuse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f66d163d2d149189c7655b2dcecc3f4A 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/03c924a3e3324cc19fe9f2669365b942French leader says all new subs will be built in Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40fe7e30feaa43ec8d133aaa3246bca3Mon, 02 May 2016 05:19:29 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A new fleet of French-designed Australian submarines will be built in Australia on time and within budget, the French prime minister said on Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40fe7e30feaa43ec8d133aaa3246bca3Derailment 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/2ec3bbaed2cb457bb8fe4ad2a6942e29Trump's NY co-chair has challenge of his own _ from teenagerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa278d3ce8a94ae993720d6775b6b6baMon, 02 May 2016 04:36:29 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two candidates inhabit Buffalo businessman Carl Paladino's universe these days. The first is Donald Trump, the Republican presidential front-runner whose campaign Paladino is co-chairing at home in New York.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa278d3ce8a94ae993720d6775b6b6baScalia'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/659bfde9c66c41f6bd16550e7e8ec7d3Quotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/566c1aca004947c58d6fd9cc0587e95bMon, 02 May 2016 07:05:29 GMT"Our principal focus right now is Cleveland. We want to bring as large a contingent as possible to demonstrate the breadth of (Donald) Trump's appeal so that the party can see graphically what they're going to lose if they hijack the nomination from him." — Roger Stone, whose group Stop the Steal will be organizing ahead of July's Republican convention in Cleveland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/566c1aca004947c58d6fd9cc0587e95bAsian markets start week lower; Tokyo slumps 3 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9acc449372f44439b43fd6d463e80945Mon, 02 May 2016 06:58:40 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Monday as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of fresh stimulus from Japan's central bank. The surge in the Japanese yen and bleak readings from a monthly factory managers' survey did little to lighten the gloom.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9acc449372f44439b43fd6d463e80945North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wildernesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7523e3344be54879b30db8c2adaf29acMon, 02 May 2016 07:23:12 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/7523e3344be54879b30db8c2adaf29acFears of Trump drive immigrants to become citizenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fadfaba60564155b98bf057081fae0fMon, 02 May 2016 07:20:21 GMTMIAMI (AP) — On a recent Saturday morning in South Florida, 50-year-old Edgar Ospina stood in a long line of immigrants to take the first step to become an American.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fadfaba60564155b98bf057081fae0fArrests in Seattle as May Day marchers take to streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b470c74b537240d4be9ea249491279e0Mon, 02 May 2016 05:14:58 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/b470c74b537240d4be9ea249491279e0Air force copters douse massive forest fires in north Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b7f9855bf97480abaac2751e4e53960Mon, 02 May 2016 05:43:07 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive forest fires are sweeping through the north Indian state of Uttarakhand and have killed at least seven people in recent weeks with no signs of abating.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b7f9855bf97480abaac2751e4e53960Physicists abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cf658e2638941efbacfd5b86b7977cbMon, 02 May 2016 07:52:17 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Was it a blip, or a breakthrough?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cf658e2638941efbacfd5b86b7977cbQuestionable hits turning up heat between Penguins, Capitalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/684e4572154949da8d670159ce63e53aMon, 02 May 2016 06:29:26 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The number of hits the Washington Capitals have tried to level on the Pittsburgh Penguins through two contentious games in the Eastern Conference semifinals is not a surprise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/684e4572154949da8d670159ce63e53aTrump 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/de8a2e573edc45718090acb341810185DeRozan has 30 points, Raptors beat Pacers 89-84 in Game 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/349ef373fc0d406fbc8a728b750d5039Mon, 02 May 2016 04:31:20 GMTTORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan pushed the Toronto Raptors into the second round — finally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/349ef373fc0d406fbc8a728b750d5039Back to the drawing board for Thunder against Spurshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6982348fdd944825b858e129d5130c4fMon, 02 May 2016 06:16:14 GMTThere was a possession where LaMarcus Aldridge grabbed a defensive rebound, outlet-passed to Manu Ginobili, who then turned and fired a 70-foot strike to Kawhi Leonard for a dunk.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6982348fdd944825b858e129d5130c4fThings 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/c60923b9fbb041a5bde55b3d5938a13aEgypt journalists call protest over police raid at syndicatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76cf96b039204d9dbde8f869f5477521Mon, 02 May 2016 06:46:24 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's journalist syndicate has called for the dismissal of the interior minister and an immediate sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo to protest the police detention of two journalists on its premises a day earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76cf96b039204d9dbde8f869f5477521Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4512a6a4bda64daab86ee853122bcfbfMon, 02 May 2016 06:20:01 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The curtain fell a final time for elephants performing at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as the circus ended a practice that enthralled audiences for two centuries but became caught between animal rights activists' concerns and Americans' shifting views.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4512a6a4bda64daab86ee853122bcfbfRed Sox beat Yankees 8-7 to complete 3-game sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8233c82d2b2d41fea16ad47c342334bbMon, 02 May 2016 04:41:15 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Alex Rodriguez had already driven in four runs against David Price with a homer and a double.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8233c82d2b2d41fea16ad47c342334bbKilling 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/0518e2fb33c444b2bdee14846b06d534SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bfad618972c43778a7d1a7320cd8384Mon, 02 May 2016 05:54:28 GMTTensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial islands in the Spratly archipelago, complete with airstrips and radar stations, and U.S. patrols challenging Beijing's vast territorial claims, have caused concern that the strategically important waters could become a flashpoint.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bfad618972c43778a7d1a7320cd8384Gordon's suspension defies PED stereotypeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c279ea1ac174531aeed1357f938d947Mon, 02 May 2016 06:38:11 GMTDee Gordon's suspension was another reminder of an issue that may never totally go away: performance-enhancing drugs in baseball.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c279ea1ac174531aeed1357f938d947Turkey strikes Islamic State group positions in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08cf24a1877c4a97ba930880c39f690aMon, 02 May 2016 06:37:40 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military says its forces have hit Islamic State positions in Syria, killing 34 militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08cf24a1877c4a97ba930880c39f690aLEADING OFF: Texas visits Toronto, site of wild playoff gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d591b597ace43ee83591de7bc2fd213Mon, 02 May 2016 06:11:58 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d591b597ace43ee83591de7bc2fd213Raging fire destroys historic New York City churchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d13f4ea72ec488a87b4e84e22169615Mon, 02 May 2016 08:01:16 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/7d13f4ea72ec488a87b4e84e22169615Tiny Nebraska town says no to 1,100 jobs, citing way of lifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67206899e3ac44389e20fb3d162e057cMon, 02 May 2016 05:26:58 GMTNICKERSON, Neb. (AP) — Half-ton pickup trucks crowd the curb outside the One Horse Saloon, a neon Coors Light sign in the window and rib-eye steaks on the menu, but otherwise Nickerson, Nebraska, is nearly silent on a spring evening, with only rumbling freight trains interrupting bird songs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67206899e3ac44389e20fb3d162e057cKerry seeks path to calm in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e103beabac142d5863ef76d06626285Mon, 02 May 2016 08:07:02 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/4e103beabac142d5863ef76d06626285Closing 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/4314e165bcf2412eb6cf6a537db5580fSick-out by Detroit teachers prompts 43 school closureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a98bce636bbd4b2584d969cb8350b821Mon, 02 May 2016 05:34:57 GMTDETROIT (AP) — More than 40 Detroit Public Schools will be closed 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/a98bce636bbd4b2584d969cb8350b821The Latest: Police arrest protesters in Seattlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/257162ea67554006b23792c1217e39ebMon, 02 May 2016 05:06:19 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on May Day marches across the U.S. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/257162ea67554006b23792c1217e39ebMalia 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/b6e023428ba54a8fa300ab964456ffe4Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/182b9d31a12a42efb633b040243fb831Mon, 02 May 2016 05:06:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the island's governor saying Puerto Rico will not pay most of its $470 million in debt payments due by Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/182b9d31a12a42efb633b040243fb831Heat off to the second round, and Deng a big reason whyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff123a09a32d44dd81150f72bd2cafb8Mon, 02 May 2016 06:09:31 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Luol Deng's role with the Miami Heat changed out of necessity in February, when the team lost Chris Bosh for the second consecutive season to a blood clot at the All-Star break.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff123a09a32d44dd81150f72bd2cafb8A confident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indiana primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76102bd103a4e1d9cb69d62d608c8bdMon, 02 May 2016 07:28:10 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76102bd103a4e1d9cb69d62d608c8bd