FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 May 2016 14:19:15 -07:00US defense chief: NATO ponders ground force in Baltics, 02 May 2016 20:42:59 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — The NATO alliance is considering establishing a rotational ground force in the Baltic states and possibly Poland, reflecting deepening worry about Russian military assertiveness, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday. Latest: Trump mocks Cruz-Kasich deal on eve of IN vote, 02 May 2016 20:51:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race on the eve of Indiana's primary (all times EDT): Latest: Evidence speaks for Grim Sleeper's 10 victims, 02 May 2016 19:59:46 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the Grim Sleeper trial (all times local): is what's out in Brazil, 02 May 2016 19:47:45 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The popular WhatsApp messaging service is not working in Brazil, apparently as a result of an ongoing judicial battle. accused of killing camper, yoga teacher pleads guilty, 02 May 2016 20:24:36 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of three young transients accused of killing a Canadian who was camping during a music festival and a yoga teacher who was walking a dog has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. temporarily blocks removal of Confederate monument, 02 May 2016 20:21:18 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge on Monday temporarily barred the city of Louisville from removing a 70-foot-tall Confederate monument near the University of Louisville campus. Might of Mickey: Orlando still top US destination, 02 May 2016 20:47:44 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It's a crowded world after all — at least in Orlando's hotels and theme parks. wins English title for 1st time in 132-yr history, 02 May 2016 21:00:34 GMTLONDON (AP) — Leicester secured an incredible first Premier League title without playing on Monday after second-place Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea. on campus bill becomes law without Haslam signature, 02 May 2016 20:46:10 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A bill allowing staff and faculty at Tennessee's public colleges and universities to be armed on campus has become law without Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's signature. office top 20: 'The Jungle Book' tops newcomers, 02 May 2016 20:56:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "The Jungle Book" extended its box-office reign to three weeks, easily besting a handful of newcomers that made little impact., Baker Hughes eye future after merger scuttled, 02 May 2016 20:25:53 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Halliburton and Baker Hughes, whose planned merger is the latest big deal to be shot down by antitrust regulators, now must pick up the pieces and shore up their companies during a severe slump in oil and gas drilling. registers spike in far right extremist crime, 02 May 2016 19:57:10 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Austria's interior ministry says xenophobic and racist crimes committed by far right sympathizers have spiked by more than 50 percent in a year, with Muslims, Jews and other minorities the main targets. over college's plans to sell political memorabilia, 02 May 2016 20:21:35 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — One of America's largest troves of political and campaign memorabilia is headed for the auction block, spurring protests from some who do not want to see it divided up and sold to private collectors. accused in killing of camper, yoga teacher pleads guilty, 02 May 2016 20:49:20 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of three young transients accused of killing a Canadian who was camping during a music festival and a yoga teacher who was walking a dog pleaded guilty to second-degree murder on Monday. GOP lawmakers to sue over felons' voting rights, 02 May 2016 21:01:14 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Republican lawmakers in Virginia will file a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's decision to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in November, GOP leaders said Monday. survives fall from cliff that kills his mother, 02 May 2016 20:49:00 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy survived a 50-foot fall at a popular Oregon hiking trail that killed his 37-year-old mother. look at US hospitals with high profits from patient care, 02 May 2016 20:05:26 GMTA study published Monday in the journal Health Affairs includes a list of the 10 U.S. hospitals with the highest profit from patient care services in fiscal year 2013. airport shuts after flight leaves runway on landing, 02 May 2016 19:55:01 GMTPRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's main airport says it has temporarily shut down after a Turkish Airlines flight appeared to have overshot a runway while landing in rainy weather. begin in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trial, 02 May 2016 21:04:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Overwhelming DNA and firearms evidence speaks for the 10 women who were silenced by the "Grim Sleeper," a serial killer who menaced the south side of Los Angeles for many years, a prosecutor told jurors on Monday. to speak, stop-and-frisk judge claims some victories, 02 May 2016 20:54:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tossing the gavel aside, feisty Judge Shira Scheindlin is speaking out, declaring victory over critics in the battle over police stop-and-frisk tactics and telling why she thinks the government spoiled its chance at conviction in four trials of John "Junior" Gotti. House: Obama not offended by comedian's language, 02 May 2016 21:04:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama wasn't offended by comedian Larry Wilmore's use of a racial slur at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Association dinner. allowing staff to be armed on Tennessee's public college campuses becomes law, 02 May 2016 20:42:31 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Bill allowing staff to be armed on Tennessee's public college campuses becomes law.'s creator unmasks himself _ well, maybe, 02 May 2016 20:59:36 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The mystery creator of the digital currency bitcoin has finally stepped forward. Or has he? attorney general requests probes into top politicians, 02 May 2016 20:40:58 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian attorney general's office says it has asked the country's highest court to authorize corruption investigations into a prominent opposition figure and other top politicians. cops on leave during fatal shooting investigation, 02 May 2016 19:54:12 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man carrying an imitation firearm have been placed on customary administrative leave during an investigation, authorities said Monday. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday, 02 May 2016 20:45:46 GMTU.S. stock indexes moved solidly higher Monday afternoon, recovering some of last week's steep declines. Recently battered technology stocks such as Amazon and Microsoft posted gains, helping end a seven-day losing streak in the Nasdaq composite index. arrested in slaying of Honduran environmental activist, 02 May 2016 20:31:51 GMTTEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduran authorities arrested four people Monday in the killing of environmental activist Berta Caceres, including an active duty army officer and three men who worked for a hydroelectric project she opposed. selection begins in Rep. Chaka Fattah's corruption case, 02 May 2016 19:46:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jury selection has begun in the federal corruption trial of Democratic U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah. Latest: Solar plane leaving California for Arizona, 02 May 2016 20:35:48 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from California to Arizona in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe (all times local): sex offender pleads guilty in ID theft case, 02 May 2016 20:43:29 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A decades-long ordeal ruined a Texas man, but his life might start to get better now that the convicted sex offender in Kansas who stole his identity has pleaded guilty to misusing a Social Security number. secretary calls for repeal of 2 transgender laws, 02 May 2016 19:55:54 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Education Secretary John B. King Jr. said Monday that laws in North Carolina and Mississippi that restrict the rights of transgender Americans are hateful and should be repealed. 7 of 10 most profitable US hospitals are nonprofits, 02 May 2016 20:05:10 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Seven of the 10 most profitable U.S. hospitals are nonprofits, according to new research, including one in Urbana, Illinois, where hospital tax exemptions are headed for a contentious court battle that soon could determine whether medical facilities are paying their fair share of taxes. citizen says North Korea detainment granted understanding, 02 May 2016 21:00:04 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Kenneth Bae knew he was in trouble when he opened his briefcase for a North Korean customs official and saw a computer hard drive he meant to leave in China. Ailing media mogul to testify in mental capacity case, 02 May 2016 21:07:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge says an ailing media mogul should give brief sworn testimony in a case involving his mental competency and who has the authority to make medical decisions for him. family to keep wood duck after state issues permit, 02 May 2016 19:43:43 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont family is going to be able to keep a 3-year-old wood duck brought home by a family dog as a chick, because state game officials relented on a plan to take the bird away. of father in toddler's hot SUV death will be moved, 02 May 2016 21:02:56 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die will be moved, the judge said Monday, granting a defense request to hold it elsewhere because pretrial publicity has caused potential jurors to form strong opinions about the case. convicted in girlfriend's college dorm beating death, 02 May 2016 21:07:21 GMTLANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A man who told authorities he got into a fight with his college freshman girlfriend over spilled noodles was convicted Monday of beating and strangling her last year in Pennsylvania. police trying to solve killings of 2 US missionaries, 02 May 2016 20:47:55 GMTKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaican police say they are trying to determine the motive in the weekend slayings of two American missionaries in the north coast area where they lived and worked. and Apollo Education trade higher, Baidu skids, 02 May 2016 20:37:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: Sanders' long-shot bid to clinch Democratic nomination, 02 May 2016 20:11:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Trailing significantly in the Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders wants superdelegates to flip his way and is aiming for a contested national convention in July against front-runner Hillary Clinton. For his plan to work, he'll need plenty of big-time breaks. in custody after barricade at National Guard armory, 02 May 2016 20:29:16 GMTPERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a man barricaded himself inside a National Guard armory in Maryland for about three hours before being taken into custody. No one was injured. Right Now: U.S. stock indexes post solid gains, 02 May 2016 20:08:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on global financial markets (all times local): fights for survival as Trump eyes Indiana knockout, 02 May 2016 20:20:10 GMTOSCEOLA, Ind. (AP) — Ted Cruz's conservative crusade for the presidency fought for new life Monday ahead of an Indiana vote that could effectively end the GOP's primary season. The fiery Texas senator hinted at an exit strategy, even as he vowed to compete to the end against surging Republican front-runner Donald Trump. leads Sharks to playoff wins in year 1 as captain, 02 May 2016 20:02:03 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski's transformation as an NHL player can be illustrated by the evolution of his nicknames. Trump far behind in preparing for general election, 02 May 2016 20:58:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican presidential nomination may be in his sights, yet Donald Trump has so far ignored vital preparations needed for a quick and effective transition to the general election. Texas teen found with womb and uterus removed, 02 May 2016 20:14:15 GMTLUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — An arrest warrant says a mentally disabled Texas teenager who told a school worker she had been impregnated by her stepfather was found with her uterus removed when authorities discovered her body in her family's partially burned home earlier this year. FBI thwarts plot against Florida Jewish center, 02 May 2016 19:50:21 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A man's planned explosive attack on a South Florida Jewish center was thwarted by the FBI through an undercover operation involving a dummy bomb, authorities said Monday. to hold Palestinian journalist 4 months without trial, 02 May 2016 20:44:17 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Israel's military on Monday ordered a well-known Palestinian journalist to be held for four months without charges or trial, in so-called administrative detention. grants request to move hot SUV death trial, 02 May 2016 20:01:17 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die will be moved, the judge said Monday, granting a defense request to hold the trial elsewhere because pretrial publicity has caused potential jurors to form strong opinions about the case. teachers to consider next move after mass sick-out, 02 May 2016 19:53:09 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Teachers in Detroit are considering their next move after they effectively shut down the financially strapped school district on Monday, giving nearly 45,000 schoolchildren an unscheduled day off. The educators stopped short of calling it a strike, instead saying they called a massive sick-out in response to an announcement that the district wouldn't be able to pay teachers who deferred part of their salaries to get checks during the summer months.