FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 May 2016 00:45:43 -07:00Hosmer hits 3-run homer as Royals top Rays 6-2, 31 May 2016 04:28:59 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Late-inning rallies are becoming the trademark for the Kansas City Royals. leads to an Arlington burial for WWII Marine, 31 May 2016 06:31:10 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — When Jim Johnson's quest to find out more about his namesake uncle killed in World War II led him to Mark Noah, the two men discovered they lived on the same island in the Florida Keys and even frequented the same bar. Rico's tourist industry feels economic sting of Zika, 31 May 2016 04:04:57 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — It was the wedding of one of her best friends, and Natalie Kao was going to be a bridesmaid in a fun, tropical setting on a small island just off the east coast of Puerto Rico. But the prevalence of the Zika virus across the U.S. territory gave her pause. reportedly killed in India army ammunitions depot fire, 31 May 2016 06:48:43 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — A fire broke out at a major ammunitions depot in western India early Tuesday, causing fatalities, officials said. Local news reports said at least 17 army personnel were killed in the blaze. OFF: Arrieta goes for 10-0, Wright may face DL stint, 31 May 2016 06:35:02 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: river expected to crest at record level Tuesday, 31 May 2016 07:34:51 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties braced for more flooding along a river that is expected to crest at a record level just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought. Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in California, 31 May 2016 07:10:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A former tycoon wanted on allegations of embezzlement and fraud in Taiwan has died in a car accident in California, the island's foreign ministry confirmed on Tuesday. He had been hiding for years in the United States.'s Sam's Club: A bright spot in China, 31 May 2016 04:17:47 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Wal-Mart's Sam's Club took a gamble in China almost two years ago. It changed the way it sells meat and fish, putting them in packages instead of letting Chinese shoppers physically inspect cuts of meat or live fish in tanks the way they're used to. profit down 19 pct at scandal-hit VW in 1st quarter, 31 May 2016 07:31:37 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen saw net profit fall 19 percent in the first quarter as it struggled to deal with a scandal over cars equipped to cheat on diesel emissions tests. Zealand plans to remove logos from cigarette packs, 31 May 2016 04:17:35 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Tuesday announced it will push ahead with plans to force tobacco companies to remove their logos from cigarette packs and enhance graphic health warnings. wildlife officials start removing tigers from temple, 31 May 2016 04:32:07 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Wildlife officials in Thailand have begun removing some of the 137 tigers held at a Buddhist temple following accusations that the monks were involved in illegal breeding and trafficking of the animals. Korea says North Korea missile launch likely failed, 31 May 2016 03:58:19 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean missile launch likely failed on Tuesday, according to South Korea's military, the latest in a string of high-profile failures that somewhat tempers recent worries that Pyongyang was pushing quickly toward its goal of a nuclear-tipped missile that can reach America's mainland. soccer player beats up kidnapper to free himself, 31 May 2016 04:01:04 GMTCIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Caught in a real-life win-or-lose challenge, soccer forward Alan Pulido overpowered a kidnapper, freed himself and then called police for help — a dramatic tale that shows how tough the professional player is, or how incompetent his abductors were. San Bernardino, counselor faces other side of crisis, 31 May 2016 07:08:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mandy Pifer drove to the Los Angeles Police Department last week and prepared to face a fresh wave of grief. wins duel with Verlander, Angels top Tigers 5-1, 31 May 2016 05:09:08 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Over the first 4 1/2 innings at Angel Stadium, Jhoulys Chacin and Justin Verlander retired all 27 batters they faced. They kept trading zeros deep into the eighth inning of a scintillating pitchers' duel. earns more than $2.5 million for Indianapolis 500 win, 31 May 2016 05:47:45 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Alexander Rossi earned $2,548,743 for winning the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. to focus on Arizona sheriff's contempt violations, 31 May 2016 07:12:51 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A federal judge will hold a hearing Tuesday to examine ways to address the Maricopa County sheriff's contempt-of-court violations in a racial profiling case. raid drug-infested 'Bronx' in Colombia's capital, 31 May 2016 03:34:14 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The streets of Colombia's largest open-air drug market look like a war zone following a police sweep through one of Bogota's most dangerous neighborhoods.'s economy improved but weak; Abe set to delay tax hike, 31 May 2016 05:34:17 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's economy remains weak but did better than expected in April, the latest data showed Tuesday, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe looked set to delay a 2017 tax hike to minimize shocks to the fitful recovery. tests novel approach to preventing gambling addiction, 31 May 2016 06:01:37 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is set to launch this week a first-in-the-nation system allowing slot players to limit their bets, following months of planning and some pushback from the gambling industry. council starts deliberating on possible election redo, 31 May 2016 04:13:25 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti's electoral authorities begin deliberating Tuesday whether they should annul results of the disputed presidential election's first round, as recommended by a special commission that reported finding significant fraud. in History, 31 May 2016 04:01:12 GMTToday in History rally from 3-1 deficit after in-flight meeting, 31 May 2016 06:37:37 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A heart-to-heart was in order. needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize, 31 May 2016 05:44:52 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging? stock markets climb as investors cheered by Japan data, 31 May 2016 06:44:11 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported better-than-expected data for April. Shares in Japan were also buoyed by expectations that a 2017 sales tax hike will be delayed until 2019, and by a weakening in the Japanese yen. playoff collapse, Durant future is Thunder's question, 31 May 2016 04:50:45 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As Stephen Curry dribbled out the clock in a raucous Oracle Arena, Kevin Durant could only stand and watch. in the News, 31 May 2016 07:02:06 GMT"He is a demagogue who seems to appeal to the lowest common denominator." -Renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, discussing the rise of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump. economic slowdown sees foreign workers trapped by debts, 31 May 2016 06:24:39 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — The economic slowdown gripping countries across the Persian Gulf can be seen in layoffs, slowed construction projects and government cutbacks. For the millions of foreign workers drawn by brighter job prospects, it can have a far-darker side if they find themselves deep in debt. China, Wal-Mart meets its match: Sun Art Retail Group, 31 May 2016 04:19:35 GMTAt the store in Shanghai, signs promote "everyday low prices," along with temporary promotions — similar to what Wal-Mart does. Patrol: 3 dead, 8 hurt in Florida wreck, 31 May 2016 04:26:38 GMTTITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says three girls were killed and eight people were injured in a single-vehicle wreck on Interstate 95. stock markets climb as investors mull Japan data, 31 May 2016 04:00:50 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported better-than-expected data for April. Shares in Japan were also buoyed by expectations that a 2017 sales tax hike will be delayed until 2019, and by a weakening in the Japanese yen. Zealand political parties team up ahead of 2017 election, 31 May 2016 06:19:30 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's second- and third-largest political parties announced Tuesday that they are teaming up to try and stop the dominant National Party from winning a fourth straight election. diagnosed weeks apart fight breast cancer together, 31 May 2016 07:15:18 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two Utah sisters grew up in the same bedroom, went to the same college, worked for almost a decade at the same company and have visited over 50 countries side by side. Now every three weeks, they sit together in matching chairs and chat as their bodies are pumped full of chemotherapy drugs. says 1.2 million Afghans internally displaced by war, 31 May 2016 05:57:13 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Amnesty International said Tuesday that more than 1.2 million Afghans have been forced to flee their homes due to violence in the past three years and urged the Kabul government and the international community to tackle the country's growing crisis of refugees internally displaced by war. at least 17 killed in army ammunitions depot fire, 31 May 2016 05:01:20 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — News reports say at least 17 army personnel have been killed in a fire in a massive ammunitions depot in western India. Captain Cook's ship is found, whose is it? Rhode Island's, 31 May 2016 06:10:35 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — If the ship legendary explorer Capt. James Cook used to sail around the world is found at the bottom of Newport Harbor, Rhode Island will own it outright because of a legal maneuver it took nearly two decades ago based on an obscure, centuries-old maritime practice. rights activists disrupt Sanders rally in Oakland, 31 May 2016 06:09:55 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A group of animal rights activists briefly interrupted a Bernie Sanders rally in Northern California when they jumped barricades and tried to rush the podium. parliament confirms election of speaker for 1 year term, 31 May 2016 07:11:58 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's parliament has confirmed the re-election of its long-serving parliament speaker for another year. edge Sharks 3-2 in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final, 31 May 2016 04:35:28 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Bonino looks the part. Thatchy beard that juts out well below his chinstrap. Nose a bit askew. The rugged forward has etched out a career making a living in tight spaces, putting his body in places on the ice that aren't for the meek. say woman dies after being swept away in Austin, 31 May 2016 06:32:58 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rescue crews in Austin have recovered the body of a woman who was tubing with friends when she was swept into a culvert and trapped, a death officials blamed at least in part on recent heavy rains. transgender man fights for job equality, 31 May 2016 06:01:53 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A 28-year-old transgender man who goes by the name of "Mr. C" has become the public face of the fight for job equality in China, where sexual and gender minorities are only beginning to emerge from virtual invisibility. steps up online efforts in China as a key to future, 31 May 2016 04:14:32 GMTSHANGHAI (AP) — Wal-Mart's tiny warehouse in eastern Shanghai doesn't look like much. But it's a key part of the company's strategy to win over grocery customers in China who are fast heading online. school reopens after dormitory fire killed 17 girls, 31 May 2016 06:44:19 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A volunteer at a school in northern Thailand where 17 girls were killed in a dormitory fire last week says the school has reopened, but only about a third of the students returned because some families remain wary of safety. decades, 32 Australians' remains return from Malaysia, 31 May 2016 04:49:08 GMTSUBANG AIR BASE, Malaysia (AP) — The bodies of 32 Australian service personnel and their dependents, many of them killed during the Vietnam War, were handed over by Malaysian soldiers to their Australian counterparts Tuesday. Australian officials say it's among the biggest single repatriations in the nation's history.'s Hamas rulers execute 3 men convicted of murder, 31 May 2016 04:21:00 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's Hamas rulers have executed three Palestinians convicted of murder without the required approval of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. seeks overseas success by going native in China, 31 May 2016 05:47:46 GMTSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging? in retirement, Dupuis a factor for Penguins, 31 May 2016 06:24:00 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pascal Dupuis headed home to Montreal last December, threw his hockey gear in the garage and waited for his retirement to become real. and record-setting Warriors headed back to NBA Finals, 31 May 2016 05:00:09 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry knocked down yet another 3-pointer in the waning moments, pulled his jersey up into his mouth and yelled to the rafters in triumph once more. accused of shooting Georgia deputy denied bond, 31 May 2016 06:49:58 GMTHAMILTON, Ga. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a Georgia sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop has been denied bond. pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian lawmaker, 31 May 2016 07:34:43 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, has been sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament.