FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 13 Feb 2016 04:53:22 -08:00French PM: there will be other major terrorist attacks, 13 Feb 2016 09:16:26 GMTMUNICH (AP) — France's prime minister is warning that the terrorist threat is a long-term one and there will be other major attacks. bodies pulled out from Taiwan quake rubble; 2 missing, 13 Feb 2016 07:57:05 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers have pulled out 115 dead a week since a powerful earthquake struck Taiwan's oldest city of Tainan, leaving only two missing in the rubble of a collapsed 17-story residential complex, authorities said Saturday. bodies pulled from toppled Taiwan building; 1 missing, 13 Feb 2016 10:56:09 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Workers have pulled out 114 bodies from the rubble of a high-rise apartment building that collapsed in an earthquake in Taiwan's oldest city, leaving only one missing, authorities said Saturday, a week after the disaster. in love, elephant damages 15 cars in southern China, 13 Feb 2016 10:09:41 GMTBEIJING (AP) — After losing out on his love interest, a wild elephant has turned his attention to cars.'s round stalls, Kang's does not, 13 Feb 2016 07:17:43 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The back nine didn't go according to plan for Phil Mickelson during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, and the par-3 14th hole at Monterey Peninsula served as the best illustration. PM: West rekindling the Cold War, 13 Feb 2016 12:30:33 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Russia's prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance "only aggravate" tensions. Latest: Russian PM denies bombing Syrian civilians, 13 Feb 2016 09:41:07 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the security conference in Munich (all times local): under pressure as Republicans debate in South Carolina, 13 Feb 2016 08:24:29 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Marco Rubio enters Saturday night's Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in New Hampshire. Latest: Polish leader says beefed-up NATO is necessary, 13 Feb 2016 10:54:08 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the security conference in Munich (all times local): kill police officer, wound 2 in Pakistani capital, 13 Feb 2016 10:16:56 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police say two gunmen shot and killed a police officer and wounded two others in an attack on a patrol on a main road in the capital, Islamabad. refugees, finding work in Europe an uphill battle, 13 Feb 2016 11:22:38 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Antonio Piani appears to have beaten the odds stacked against refugees finding work in Europe, but the hotel where he works was set up specifically to employ people like him. peacekeepers prepare for Central African Republic vote, 13 Feb 2016 12:49:34 GMTBANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Thousands of U.N. peacekeepers are stepping up security ahead of Sunday's historic presidential runoff vote in Central African Republic. did El Nino go? Heat, dry spell stoke drought worry, 13 Feb 2016 07:33:23 GMTSONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Where did El Nino go? meeting seen by Russians as significant, 13 Feb 2016 12:37:01 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citizens are seeing the landmark meeting of the heads of Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches as having significance far beyond religious doctrine. Latest: Ukraine leader says Russia in different universe, 13 Feb 2016 10:41:15 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the security conference in Munich (all times local):'s right turn on immigration belies more moderate past, 13 Feb 2016 07:57:43 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Ted Cruz has for months repeated that when it comes to immigration, he has never supported granting "amnesty" or "legalization" to people in the United States illegally. in the News, 13 Feb 2016 08:01:11 GMT"He's coming to talk tough to us. In Mexico there are a lot of economic and security problems, there is a lot of egoism, and he comes with a message of peace and hope that we need." — Tania Vasquez as Pope Francis kicks off his first visit to Mexico. leads to change in type of bacteria in the home, 13 Feb 2016 08:07:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. advances to final of Taiwan Open, 13 Feb 2016 09:56:30 GMTKAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams beat Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan 7-5, 6-3 on Saturday to advance to the final of the Taiwan Open. educators battle government over textbook content, 13 Feb 2016 07:09:08 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's main high school civics textbook has become a new battleground in a culture war embroiling the country — pitting politicians against educators in a debate over how much religion and Jewish history should be included in the country's national curriculum. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 13 Feb 2016 08:08:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: band kicks off rescheduled tour after Paris carnage, 13 Feb 2016 12:45:41 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Jesse Hughes, frontman of the U.S. band whose Nov. 13 gig at the Bataclan theater in Paris was stormed by Islamic extremist suicide bombers killing 89 people, says "my friends died very beautifully, they died very well, with great courage.", Ukrainian, German, French officials meet on Ukraine, 13 Feb 2016 08:29:04 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Senior officials from Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France have met on the sidelines of a security conference in Munich to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine. to know about Obama's summit with SE Asian leaders, 13 Feb 2016 08:06:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama hosts Southeast Asian leaders at an unprecedented summit in California starting Monday as he looks to deepen ties with the region's fast-growing economies. But a nation not invited — neighboring power China — will be the proverbial elephant in the room as the leaders grapple with sensitive territorial disputes. presses Russia, Ukraine to implement peace deal, 13 Feb 2016 11:15:40 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Germany's foreign minister pressed for progress on a year-old peace plan for eastern Ukraine as he met Saturday with senior officials from Russia, Ukraine and France, saying he hopes that Moscow and Kiev realize that they don't have forever to implement the deal. ivory network dismantled in Congo, wildlife group says, 13 Feb 2016 11:24:37 GMTKINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Authorities in Congo have dismantled a major ivory network, arresting three traffickers in a blow to poaching operations that threaten the survival of the African forest elephant, the conservation group WWF said. in love, elephant dents 15 cars in southern China, 13 Feb 2016 09:35:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — After losing out on his love interest, a wild elephant has turned his attention to cars.' Guide: GOP hopefuls spar in South Carolina, 13 Feb 2016 08:05:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Serious issues face Saturday night's Republican presidential debaters in South Carolina, a state with deep-rooted military culture and home to a mass murder at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. But style is going to beg for attention alongside pressing matters of policy. urges 'extreme precautions' as cold weather hits NYC, 13 Feb 2016 09:49:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The National Weather Service says the coldest air mass of the winter may hit the Eastern U.S. this weekend. opens Mexico visit after historic stop with patriarch, 13 Feb 2016 10:47:19 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Pope Francis kicks off his first trip to Mexico on Saturday with speeches to the country's political and ecclesial elites, riding in on the success of his historic meeting in Cuba with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church. Coogan film at Berlin fest puts death penalty on trial, 13 Feb 2016 12:39:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Is it possible to discuss an emotive topic like the death penalty with both passion and reason? Steve Coogan hopes so. 6 Afghan security men killed in Taliban attacks, 13 Feb 2016 12:19:15 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban insurgents killed six Afghan security personnel Saturday in two separate attacks, Afghan officials said. Indian soldiers, 4 rebels killed in Kashmir fighting, 13 Feb 2016 08:22:59 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Four suspected rebels and two soldiers were killed in a fierce gunbattle Saturday in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir, an army official said. troops capture village near northern city of Aleppo, 13 Feb 2016 12:26:58 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state TV and an opposition activist group say government forces have captured another village near Aleppo, tightening the noose around rebel-held parts of the northern city. Ko leads New Zealand Women's Open by 1 stroke, 13 Feb 2016 07:45:05 GMTCHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Lydia Ko took a one-stroke lead into the final round of the New Zealand Women's Open after shooting a 5-under 67 Saturday. military: Palestinian killed after attacking soldier, 13 Feb 2016 12:03:42 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military says a Palestinian was shot and killed after she pulled out a knife and attacked a soldier on guard near a sensitive West Bank holy site. Indian soldiers, 5 rebels killed in Kashmir fighting, 13 Feb 2016 11:15:17 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Five suspected rebels and two soldiers were killed in a fierce gunbattle Saturday in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir, officials said. delays eviction threat for San Francisco nuns, 13 Feb 2016 06:23:26 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve. injured in French casino robbery; 4 gunmen at large, 13 Feb 2016 11:40:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — Police are searching for four gunmen who stormed a casino in the southern French city of Aix-en-Provence, causing several injuries and stealing cash before fleeing. Iraqi Shiite cleric calls for government reforms, 13 Feb 2016 10:34:25 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for government reform Saturday, demanding greater accountability and threatening to withdraw from the political process if his proposal is not accepted and the government does not show results within a year. "Fire at Sea" open at Berlin Film Festival, 13 Feb 2016 11:52:55 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The documentary "Fire at Sea," about the Italian island of Lampedusa where thousands of immigrants arrive in Europe, opens as one of two documentaries in competition for the Golden Bear award at the Berlin International Film Festival. 5 Afghan security men killed in Taliban attack, 13 Feb 2016 10:46:21 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say at least five security personnel have been killed by Taliban insurgents who attacked their checkpoints in the southern Helmand province. PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week, 13 Feb 2016 08:01:22 GMTHighlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. Latest: Russian PM links migrants, terror threat, 13 Feb 2016 10:07:45 GMTMUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the security conference in Munich (all times local): takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria, 13 Feb 2016 12:47:15 GMTMUNICH (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday sharply criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of "repeated aggression" in both places.'s Hamas rulers says Egypt briefly opens border crossing, 13 Feb 2016 09:22:15 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic militant group Hamas that rules Gaza says Egypt has opened its border with the territory for the first time this year. media say Saudi Arabia, Turkey may strike in Syria, 13 Feb 2016 11:38:20 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish media are quoting Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu as saying his country and Saudi Arabia may launch ground operations against the Islamic State group in Syria. a Splash: Klay goes for All-Star 3s upset of Curry, 13 Feb 2016 07:23:54 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson believes, even if he knows many don't. multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is back, 13 Feb 2016 12:25:14 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president said Saturday that his country has established democratic and constitutional rule after years of turmoil following the 2011 uprising, but rights groups say he has presided over an unprecedented crackdown on dissent. Republicans stay quiet on release of their tax returns, 13 Feb 2016 08:08:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential candidate, offered this year's hopefuls advice about a hard-learned lesson: Release your tax returns before the primaries and avoid tough scrutiny later. But the top three Republicans leading in national polls don't appear to be listening.