FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:26:19 -07:00Marlins 2B Dee Gordon suspended 80 games for PEDshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43e93f16e0e8494ba82ee9446979edd7Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:12:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Reigning NL batting champion Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug, Major League Baseball said soon after he got a key hit Thursday night in a win at Dodger Stadium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43e93f16e0e8494ba82ee9446979edd7Police in Washington state fatally shoot man with knifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6a3e947c6e4e779ab255fc68f802beFri, 29 Apr 2016 07:34:50 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Two Spokane officers fatally shot a man outside a homeless shelter after he approached them with a knife, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6a3e947c6e4e779ab255fc68f802beTrump, Cruz face early test at California GOP conclavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b86392d947934136a4bcdaef5b7dea5dFri, 29 Apr 2016 08:57:02 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California's Republican Party convention will be an early test for Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich in a state whose June election could hold the decisive delegates in the fight for the party's presidential nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b86392d947934136a4bcdaef5b7dea5dABA team owner and envied dealmaker Ozzie Silna dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/085c1a30469f417b9ca23795fd02016cFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:33:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Ozzie Silna, who turned a fading American Basketball Association franchise into a four-decade windfall of nearly $800 million from the NBA in what's commonly called the greatest deal in sports history, has died at age 83.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/085c1a30469f417b9ca23795fd02016cBiden to see Pope Francis, discuss cancer cures at Vaticanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d660a6089d154aa48af13b01473c1b4cFri, 29 Apr 2016 07:29:00 GMTROME (AP) — Having pushed to accelerate cancer research at home, Vice President Joe Biden is working to focus the global community's attention on the devastating disease at the Vatican.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d660a6089d154aa48af13b01473c1b4cShipping containers offer welcome homes in Phoenixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88ecbfa42aec40c38195f4a6eb00785dFri, 29 Apr 2016 08:48:40 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A stack of shipping containers sitting in a lot in an industrial section of Phoenix has some developers thinking inside the box.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88ecbfa42aec40c38195f4a6eb00785dIslamic State group claims bomb attack on Saudi policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/341b9852e1ca428bbbb6a1542e656877Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:48:57 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a bomb attack in eastern Saudi Arabia that officials say wounded an officer on patrol.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/341b9852e1ca428bbbb6a1542e656877Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2aa14899c348e99d88fd00609457eaFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:19:47 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rangers at Utah's Arches National Park were investigating large graffiti Thursday that was carved so deeply into a famous red rock arch that it might be impossible to erase, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2aa14899c348e99d88fd00609457eaResidents of Iraq's IS-held Fallujah suffer under siegehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f2f588910e148baa9a58180b26e22afFri, 29 Apr 2016 07:55:32 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Abu Jassim can only afford to provide one meal a day for his seven-member family — usually a stew made of locally grown leafy green vegetables or rice with a small portion of flat bread.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f2f588910e148baa9a58180b26e22afUS fears rise of jihadists in moderate Bangladeshhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2dcfd8046184651a5e12b94b5bc2876Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:47:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The slaying in Bangladesh of a U.S. Agency for International Development employee has intensified U.S. concern that the strategically located South Asian country with traditions of religious tolerance is under threat from Islamic extremists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2dcfd8046184651a5e12b94b5bc2876Yearning for North Korea - the nation they fledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d8fbf47be51495c9e5d25808fda632aFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:21:42 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — For much of the world, North Korea is a Stalinist nightmare, an isolated enclave of prison camps, poverty and hunger.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d8fbf47be51495c9e5d25808fda632aThe Latest: Biden calls for global funding for cancer cureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d78b66e00af4f3ca7694459253f5ee8Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:55:44 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Vatican City and Rome (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d78b66e00af4f3ca7694459253f5ee8AP Newsbreak: More San Francisco police racist text messageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acf4bb2d7e1e42a484764711d2f89b8dFri, 29 Apr 2016 08:09:36 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's police chief has ordered "effective immediately" that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, even as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acf4bb2d7e1e42a484764711d2f89b8dRio Olympic flame visits UN office in Genevahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a989395f9754e0f8c2c6745a324609aFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:48:54 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Olympic flame for the Rio de Janeiro Games has come to the United Nations office in Geneva, where officials say a team of refugee athletes will bring a message of hope for refugees around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a989395f9754e0f8c2c6745a324609aEurozone economy grew by strong 0.6 percent in Q1; inflation in April falls to -0.2 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0fbff6a2bcb4a12b8ef265aef0fc13bFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:01:30 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Eurozone economy grew by strong 0.6 percent in Q1; inflation in April falls to -0.2 percent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0fbff6a2bcb4a12b8ef265aef0fc13bFBI: 'Argument can be made' fake AP story broke ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af6ac5f81e0647d48ac5549a15c19cf9Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:45:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — FBI officials say there's no clear evidence the agency violated its own rules when it posed as The Associated Press to unmask a criminal, according to a report obtained through a public records lawsuit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af6ac5f81e0647d48ac5549a15c19cf9Eurozone growth rate unexpectedly doubles to 0.6 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9e86cfa829340939e7d05f40609ee30Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:02:32 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show the eurozone economy grew by a quarterly rate of 0.6 percent in the first three months of year, meaning the currency bloc has finally clawed back the ground lost during the recessions it has suffered since 2008.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9e86cfa829340939e7d05f40609ee30Lavrov: Baltics show no gratitude for Moscow letting them gohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb46740712e2487fa0fd5fd0ab212086Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:58:06 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says the Baltic countries have shown no gratitude to Moscow for letting them "go in peace" after the Soviet Union collapsed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb46740712e2487fa0fd5fd0ab212086Officer arrested over video of him hitting handcuffed womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bba406f99f614c6ea2f86f952145b7a5Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:15:48 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office in Florida has fired and arrested an officer they say hit a woman who was handcuffed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bba406f99f614c6ea2f86f952145b7a5Racist statements lead lawmakers to reject John Wayne Dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6694f10ab5824014be68c771081a06f0Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:13:38 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — What a California lawmaker intended as a benign resolution honoring a late, world-renowned movie icon exploded into an emotional debate over decades-old racist comments.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6694f10ab5824014be68c771081a06f0Russia, China in agreement on North Korea, South China Seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e571800d7bb44febbe7543c11d712a90Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:21:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Denouncing what they see as outside interference in the South China Sea and Korean Peninsula, the foreign ministers of Russia and China voiced mutual support Friday as they seek to counter the influence of Washington and its allies, particularly in Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e571800d7bb44febbe7543c11d712a90Polls open in key runoff parliamentary election in Iranhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb24b6687e764415a1dd2ed504fbc1c6Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:39:01 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's parliamentary runoff elections got underway Friday, state media reported, a key vote that is expected to decide exactly how much power moderate forces backing President Hassan Rouhani will have in the next legislature.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb24b6687e764415a1dd2ed504fbc1c63 with family ties to San Bernardino shooters arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4c19f55d03044d4a7bb9434b866ac4fFri, 29 Apr 2016 08:57:42 GMTRIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — The brother of the man behind the San Bernardino terror attack and two Russian sisters have been charged with marriage fraud in a case that was unrelated to the December shootings but came to light in the investigation that followed it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4c19f55d03044d4a7bb9434b866ac4f10 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c02c5dbaad054b8baa86f899c54acc8aFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:58:27 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c02c5dbaad054b8baa86f899c54acc8aAfter days of carnage, Syrian city of Aleppo mostly calmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a998bd620a5473f84a77f2a49a831d9Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:48:24 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say the northern city of Aleppo is mostly calm after days of intense shelling and airstrikes that killed dozens.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a998bd620a5473f84a77f2a49a831d9Column: Biggest loser in Round 1 of draft is Ole Misshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449887c541d34b2d98d807397a120b52Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:25:48 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — We won't know who won Round 1 of the 2016 NFL draft for a season or two.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449887c541d34b2d98d807397a120b52Sentencing of Colorado woman who cut baby from wombhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13dd9d077c4c4104b4778078cde6783cFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:05:17 GMTBOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A judge is set to sentence a Colorado woman convicted of attempted murder after cutting a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13dd9d077c4c4104b4778078cde6783cEurozone economic growth rate unexpectedly doubleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de47563b6fa444dc874964880563585aFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:38:47 GMTLONDON (AP) — The eurozone economy has finally recouped all the ground lost in the recessions of the past eight years after official figures Friday showed that the 19-country single currency bloc expanded by a quarterly rate of 0.6 percent in the first three months of the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de47563b6fa444dc874964880563585aProtests break out as Trump speaks in Southern Calhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6d2fefd85a4548adb2f4e6d05662feFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:26:38 GMTCOSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Raucous crowds of protesters took to the streets in California as Donald Trump brought his Republican presidential campaign to conservative Orange County after sweeping the Northeast GOP primaries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6d2fefd85a4548adb2f4e6d05662feThe Latest: Albania stages exercise to prepare for migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16e02454243a458b8c3e7c56c4c9a9e4Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:21:22 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to migrants (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16e02454243a458b8c3e7c56c4c9a9e4California brothers arrested in parents' shooting deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bb61526db5045d497b2d50c6debedf8Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:22:40 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Two California brothers were arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of their parents, who were popular fixtures at their mosque for three decades and had helped relatives emigrate from their native Bangladesh.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bb61526db5045d497b2d50c6debedf8Lawmaker accused of harassment is all alone with his M&Mshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/088e679db554401bb1123ef89fea6857Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:51:31 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Amid the frenzied negotiations, flaring tempers and occasional frivolity marking the end of another Tennessee legislative session, one lawmaker stayed conspicuously alone and quiet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/088e679db554401bb1123ef89fea6857Jordan lifts ban on performance by popular Lebanese bandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cb17c6f123548068def3e67eec05138Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:07:06 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan is permitting a popular Lebanese rock band to perform, lifting an earlier ban imposed amid claims the group's songs promoting religious and sexual freedom violate local customs and religious beliefs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cb17c6f123548068def3e67eec05138Germany worries migrants will try to reach Europe from Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df11050708c2480793ba7d736fa58d7cFri, 29 Apr 2016 08:20:15 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere has told reporters the government is concerned that an increasing number of migrants will try to reach Europe this summer by crossing the Mediterranean from Libya to Italy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df11050708c2480793ba7d736fa58d7cPortugal awaits crucial news for its financial futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cbc56b0a06845b8a8236165c46e949dFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:50:41 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Debt-heavy Portugal is waiting to find out whether it will continue being eligible for vital financial help from the European Central Bank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cbc56b0a06845b8a8236165c46e949dCongressional GOP beginning to accept Trump as nomineehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c950319e1154d088516e1df5923a305Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:01:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are beginning to accept, and even embrace, an outcome that was once unthinkable: Donald Trump as the GOP presidential nominee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c950319e1154d088516e1df5923a305Michel Platini arrives at CAS to fight 6-year ban by FIFAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a748ca63777483fae0f7b2267877dc8Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:54:22 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Michel Platini has begun his appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a six-year ban by FIFA over a $2 million payment approved by Sepp Blatter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a748ca63777483fae0f7b2267877dc8Doubts about honesty led to university chancellor's removalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/109e5826eadb481b87271e141048c778Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:17:01 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano felt compelled to remove the chancellor of UC Davis after documents contradicted the campus leader's contention that she did not have any dealings with contractors that were hired to bolster the school's image online, a university spokeswoman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/109e5826eadb481b87271e141048c778Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30d8c3484106427a9020d000374a1232Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:30:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is proposing a rule that would prohibit federal agencies from asking certain job applicants questions about criminal and credit history until a conditional offer of employment has been made.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30d8c3484106427a9020d000374a1232Former SS Auschwitz guard to testify at his trial in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74f435fc1cc4af0bd108903bfcf8418Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:13:51 GMTDETMOLD, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant plans to make his first statement to a German court since his trial opened in February on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder over allegations he served as a guard at the Nazis' Auschwitz death camp.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74f435fc1cc4af0bd108903bfcf8418Punishments but no criminal charges in US attack on hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aa49c3ee40145e4bdb26e359d679730Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:15:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Administrative punishments but no criminal charges have been leveled against U.S. military personnel for mistakes that resulted in 42 people dying in last year's attack on a civilian hospital in Afghanistan operated by the medical charity Doctors Without Borders, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aa49c3ee40145e4bdb26e359d679730AP Newsbreak: SF official releases more police racist textshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3684db4ba8d44308b5706d384385a52cFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:27:37 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's police chief has ordered "effective immediately" that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, even as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3684db4ba8d44308b5706d384385a52cPolice: Intruder fatally shot by woman at Sultan-area homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7e5ca1dedf740ec9ef3f54271ef8a23Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:23:17 GMTSULTAN, Wash. (AP) — An 80-year-old woman fatally shot a man who broke into her Sultan-area home and stabbed her husband, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7e5ca1dedf740ec9ef3f54271ef8a23China charges brokers, fund manager with insider tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c92981b1ac43378dc82ec46d8ab172Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:15:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A prominent investor and the general manager of China's biggest stock brokerage have been arrested on insider trading charges, the government announced Friday, in the latest aftershock from a plunge in stock prices last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1c92981b1ac43378dc82ec46d8ab172Nigerian princess seeks funds to help Boko Haram survivorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aecbd84dc28046b1b97d4b6a17a6a9b6Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:26:22 GMTATLANTA (AP) — It pains Nigerian princess Modupe Ozolua every time she hears about the suicide bombings, killings and kidnappings by the Boko Haram militant group in her ancestral homeland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aecbd84dc28046b1b97d4b6a17a6a9b6Global stocks lower mixed after Wall Street slidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35159b5757914c99a12051c62b4ec6e9Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:37:09 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets mostly fell Friday after Wall Street slid and Japan's central bank surprised markets by putting off possible additional stimulus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35159b5757914c99a12051c62b4ec6e9Serena Williams to miss Madrid Open because of illnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4ed731e00274f0195d91244edb70b60Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:18:33 GMTMADRID (AP) — Serena Williams will miss the Madrid Open because of illness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4ed731e00274f0195d91244edb70b60North Korea accuses US soldiers of provoking border troopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32aef72125464ad98f983f2458e89d99Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:13:12 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday accused U.S. soldiers of trying to provoke its frontline troops with "disgusting" acts and encouraging South Korean soldiers to aim their guns at the North.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32aef72125464ad98f983f2458e89d99Spain: Park workers hit on huge Roman coin trove by accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5de66a16bb04a768168dcd64d387b65Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:43:56 GMTMADRID (AP) — Workers laying pipes in a southern Spanish park have unearthed a 600-kilogram (1,300-pound) trove of Roman coins in what culture officials say is a unique historic discovery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5de66a16bb04a768168dcd64d387b65Nationalized Royal Bank of Scotland sees loss widenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38475fe9adda4b62930adeb79b6fb7ccFri, 29 Apr 2016 09:39:27 GMTLONDON (AP) — Royal Bank of Scotland says its net loss widened in the first quarter as the taxpayer-owned bank made its final 1.2 billion-pound ($1.7 billion) payment to the U.K. Treasury as part of a deal to give the government first crack at any profits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38475fe9adda4b62930adeb79b6fb7cc