FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 May 2017 12:13:50 -07:00First lady Melania Trump visits leading Israeli hospital, 22 May 2017 18:23:44 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — U.S. first lady Melania Trump on Monday visited a leading Israeli hospital that is also known as a center of coexistence between Arabs and Jews. says Trump can't stop climate movement, 22 May 2017 18:09:41 GMTCANNES, France (AP) — Donald Trump cannot stop the climate movement despite the president's efforts to roll back environmental protections, former U.S. Vice President Al Gore said Monday. oil minister expects extension of production cut deal, 22 May 2017 18:21:52 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Saudi Arabia's energy minister said Monday that he doesn't expect any objections to a nine-month extension to the existing output cut deal between OPEC and non-OPEC members — an agreement that would extend the deal through March 2018.'s letter to Senate committee cites 'escalating public frenzy' in refusing to turn over records in Russia probe, 22 May 2017 18:06:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Flynn's letter to Senate committee cites 'escalating public frenzy' in refusing to turn over records in Russia probe. probes whether Hyundai, Kia recalled engines fast enough, 22 May 2017 17:35:29 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating whether Hyundai and Kia moved quickly enough to recall more than 1.6 million cars and SUVs because the engines can stall, increasing the risk of a crash. panel adopts draft treaty banning nuclear weapons, 22 May 2017 17:44:32 GMTGENEVA (AP) — A panel charged by the U.N. General Assembly has presented a draft that could lead to a treaty to ban nuclear weapons, although none of the countries that possess them participated in its writing. history of the men who have led Ford Motor Co., 22 May 2017 18:58:47 GMTFord named Jim Hackett its 10th CEO Monday. The 114-year-old company did not have an official CEO role until it went public in the 1950s. So Henry and Edsel Ford served as presidents of the company but never CEO. lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment, 22 May 2017 18:53:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three new lawsuits Monday allege racial discrimination or sexual harassment at Fox News, deepening the network's legal woes. school backs off ban of hair braid extensions, 22 May 2017 18:32:22 GMTMALDEN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts charter school that came under fire for what some students and parents considered a racist policy of banning hair braid extensions has suspended the rule. Nearly 740,000 foreigners overstayed visas last year, 22 May 2017 17:46:07 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Homeland Security Department says nearly 740,000 foreigners who were supposed to leave the country during a recent 12-month period overstayed their visas. Saudi arms deal, defense shares fly, 22 May 2017 18:14:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares of the three major U.S. defense contractors are hitting all-time highs in the first day of trading after President Donald Trump bestowed Saudi Arabia with a $110 billion arms deal. wants UN to shift aid focus to nations hosting Syrians, 22 May 2017 18:36:15 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — President Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador called Monday for the U.N. and aid agencies to shift focus in how they support Syrians in need by boosting support for roads, schools and hospitals in neighboring countries that have been overwhelmed by millions of refugees. set afire during Venezuela protest as death toll rises, 22 May 2017 19:06:01 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is accusing protesters of setting fire to a government supporter, saying what he calls "Nazi-fascist" elements are taking root inside the opposition's ranks and contributing to a dangerous spiral of violence in the two-month anti-government protest movement., Turkey dispute fighting in DC as ambassador summoned, 22 May 2017 18:52:03 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey summoned the American ambassador on Monday to protest what it called "aggressive and unprofessional actions" by American security personnel against Turkish bodyguards during a violent incident last week in Washington. The U.S. ambassador told Turkey's government its guards violated U.S. laws, a senior U.S. official said. over plans to honor Puerto Rican militant at parade, 22 May 2017 18:25:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Organizers of New York City's Puerto Rican Day parade are sticking with their decision to honor a freed militant who once embraced armed resistance to U.S. rule of Puerto Rico, despite a promised boycott by Hispanic police officers and criticism from salsa star Willie Colon. denies bail for 3 men in 6-year-old's shooting death, 22 May 2017 17:45:12 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — A judge has denied bail to three Mississippi people accused of killing a 6-year-old boy. gets US Open spot after 8-hole playoff in Japan, 22 May 2017 18:29:45 GMTONO CITY, Japan (AP) — Yusaku Miyazato made an 18-foot birdie putt on the eighth playoff hole to grab the fourth and final spot in the U.S. Open from the sectional qualifier in Japan. denies bail for 3 people in child's shooting death, 22 May 2017 19:03:10 GMTCANTON, Miss. (AP) — Three people accused of killing a 6-year-old boy in Mississippi were denied bail Monday as prosecutors consider whether to seek the death penalty against one of them. of slain boy: 'pain compliance does not work', 22 May 2017 18:49:48 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Records show that the stepmother of a Kansas boy whose father killed him and fed his remains to the family's pigs talked on a private Facebook group about restraining the child with handcuffs, ace bandages and splints. Over 31 million people internally displaced in 2016, 22 May 2017 18:52:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new report says over 31 million people were displaced in their own countries last year — over 75 percent due to disasters including floods and wildfires and the rest from conflicts, with Congo and Syria topping the list. Latest: Trump says a 'lot of love' will help bring peace, 22 May 2017 18:09:55 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): Latest: DHS to extend protections for Haitians 6 months, 22 May 2017 18:41:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration's decision to extend Temporary Protected Status of Haitian immigrants (all times local): of crash victim leaves note of gratitude in Times Square, 22 May 2017 17:54:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The father of a Michigan tourist killed by an out-of-control driver in Times Square has left a note at a makeshift memorial to thank New Yorkers for their support. says he didn't mention Israel in meeting with Russians, 22 May 2017 17:45:12 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday defended himself against allegations he divulged classified information in a recent meeting with Russian diplomats, saying alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he never identified Israel in his Oval Office conversation. activist weary after years of anti-IS campaigning, 22 May 2017 17:46:39 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Yazidi activist Nadia Murad says her work speaking out against the Islamic State group has left her weary and considering passing the torch to other women enslaved by the extremist group. Condon will direct 2019 'Bride of Frankenstein' remake, 22 May 2017 17:53:08 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — After helping Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" spin box office gold, director Bill Condon has been tapped to breathe new life into "Bride of Frankenstein." Riske and Goerges win, Zhang upset at Nuremberg Cup, 22 May 2017 18:38:39 GMTNUREMBERG, Germany (AP) — Oceane Dodin of France upset the third-seeded Zhang Shuai 6-7 (11), 6-3, 6-4 in the first round of the Nuremberg Cup on Monday. Maryland teen not allowed at graduation ceremony, 22 May 2017 17:53:59 GMTBOONSBORO, Md. (AP) — A Maryland high school senior has been barred from participating in her school's graduation ceremony because she is pregnant. administration wavers on location of Western Wall, 22 May 2017 17:39:34 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — As President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the hallowed Western Wall on Monday, it remained unclear whether his administration was changing longstanding U.S. policy by declaring the wall's location to be Israel, versus Jerusalem. Stone to direct Guantanamo Bay TV series, 22 May 2017 18:25:24 GMTCANNES, France (AP) — Oliver Stone has agreed to direct his first scripted project for television, a TV series about the Guantanamo Bay detention center. lawsuit says Kentucky police framed person for murder, 22 May 2017 18:13:49 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Tennessee man says he spent five years in jail for a murder he did not commit because a State Police detective and a former Kentucky sheriff lied to protect a man who was related to the detective and had bribed the sheriff. Maryland student to appear in stabbing of black man, 22 May 2017 17:29:37 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The FBI is investigating the unprovoked stabbing of a black man at the University of Maryland as a possible hate crime after a white student who belonged to a racist Facebook group was arrested nearby with a knife in his pocket, police said. Latest: Stabbing suspect to be held without bond, 22 May 2017 18:38:15 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the stabbing death of a visiting student at the University of Maryland (all times local): 500 seeks centennial bump for 101st edition, 22 May 2017 18:40:12 GMTThere was a palpable sense of excitement everywhere Doug Boles went a year ago, whether it was the gas station or grocery store or his office on 16th and Georgetown just outside Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Jersey police allege gun company sold defective guns, 22 May 2017 18:35:47 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey claims in a lawsuit that gun manufacturer Sig Sauer for $2.5 million sold defective handguns to state police. catcalls and applause, Cannes debates rise of Netflix, 22 May 2017 17:25:49 GMTCANNES, France (AP) — This year's Cannes Film Festival has been a sprawling, international referendum on Netflix, with votes registered in catcalls and applause, and some of the biggest names in cinema staking out their positions. to invoke 5th Amendment, AP has learned, 22 May 2017 17:42:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, will invoke his constitutional right against self-incrimination on Monday and decline to hand over documents sought under subpoena by a Senate panel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, The Associated Press has learned. change taking toll on clarity pf Lake Tahoe water, 22 May 2017 19:02:11 GMTCRYSTAL BAY, Nev. (AP) — Climate change is causing Lake Tahoe to warm sooner in the spring than it has historically, disrupting the normal mixing of shallow and deep water and undercutting gains made in reversing the loss of clarity of the cobalt mountain lake, scientists say. Court strikes down 2 NC congressional districts, 22 May 2017 17:50:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court struck down two congressional districts in North Carolina Monday because race played too large a role in their creation, a decision voting rights advocates said would boost challenges in other states. Flynn cites 'public frenzy,' invokes 5th Amendment, 22 May 2017 18:51:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his constitutional right against self-incrimination on Monday and declined to hand over documents sought under subpoena by a Senate panel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election. Latest: US, Turkey in dispute over fight in Washington, 22 May 2017 18:50:42 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on relations between the U.S. and Turkey: (all times local): fee award overturned in international custody case, 22 May 2017 17:25:24 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A court has overturned a nearly $90,000 award for lawyer fees in an international child custody dispute between a Connecticut financier and a British television host. 2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline, 22 May 2017 18:31:45 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Dakota Access pipeline system leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in two separate incidents in March — the second and third known leaks discovered as crews prepared the disputed $3.8 billion pipeline for operation. Latest: Flynn attorneys cite 'public frenzy against him', 22 May 2017 18:21:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on ongoing investigations into Russia's alleged interference with the U.S. election (all times local): wants UN to move aid focus to nations hosting Syrians, 22 May 2017 18:31:01 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — President Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador wants a shift in the way the United Nations and aid groups support Syrian refugees. doctor killed on Everest was climbing tallest peaks, 22 May 2017 17:34:56 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A global adventurer when he wasn't seeing patients in small-town Alabama, Dr. Roland Yearwood recently left his rural home to face the same challenge that could have killed him two years ago: Scaling Mount Everest. killer of 11 women appeals to US Supreme Court, 22 May 2017 17:34:26 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland man sentenced to die for killing 11 women and hiding the remains in and around his home has appealed his case to the U.S. Supreme Court. cover partially-collapsed tunnel at nuclear site, 22 May 2017 17:41:53 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Workers have placed a protective cover over a partially-collapsed tunnel filled with radioactive waste on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation. selection begins for man accused of killing Baby Doe, 22 May 2017 18:13:30 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Jury selection began Monday in the murder trial of a man charged in the killing of a 2-year-old girl whose image was shared by millions of social media users after her body washed up on a Boston Harbor island. Mom killed 2 kids to save them from evil in world, 22 May 2017 18:39:36 GMTDAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a woman told them she fatally shot her two children to save them from the world's evils.