FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 09 Feb 2016 05:44:09 -08:00The Latest: Oil price seen remaining under pressurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f72b96c68def40aebbda539938985063Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:04:11 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f72b96c68def40aebbda539938985063After challenging holiday, Sears to speed up store closingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8458e925efa44ff594e503006a97371dTue, 09 Feb 2016 13:24:19 GMTHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Following a "challenging" holiday season, Sears will accelerate the closure of some of its stores.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8458e925efa44ff594e503006a97371dCoke beats Street 4Q forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99bfb17696954eb49a6c97d409c663bdTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:11:53 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $1.24 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99bfb17696954eb49a6c97d409c663bdIraqi government says it fully recaptured Ramadi from IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520993cf9b73488997fdfe3f1e4a7a4bTue, 09 Feb 2016 11:59:46 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi security forces and the U.S.-led coalition say the government has regained full control of Ramadi after pushing Islamic State group fighters out of the city's outskirts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520993cf9b73488997fdfe3f1e4a7a4bMore than 1 million are besieged in Syria, new report sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bf9247c5ff947de944bfe5fec85b256Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:53:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More than one million Syrians are trapped in besieged areas, a new report says in a challenge to the United Nations, which estimates just half that amount and has been accused by some aid groups of underplaying a crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bf9247c5ff947de944bfe5fec85b256Coke beats Street 4Q forecasts; Diet Coke volume fallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbd5bea82d664cf580b8ce3342a95702Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:13:11 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola's global soda volume rose in the fourth quarter, even as Diet Coke continued to suffer declines.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbd5bea82d664cf580b8ce3342a95702Suspect to be arraigned in Masonic temple shooting plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a6df306cb8f49cb8ed012cb64d9aef6Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:22:42 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A man accused of plotting to attack a Milwaukee Masonic temple in the name of Islam is due to appear in federal court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a6df306cb8f49cb8ed012cb64d9aef6The Latest: Clinton his the ground early on NH primary dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d386a0f24c54bdcad2d774b23568cabTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:16:46 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest developments from Campaign 2016 as polls open in the first-in-the-nation primary in New Hampshire (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d386a0f24c54bdcad2d774b23568cabReport: Car bomb in Syrian capital kills 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e39e0a7a1eb44cde93c5ca379e17e5c0Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:59:00 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A car bomb driven by a suicide attacker exploded Tuesday near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital Damascus, killing at least 10 people and causing wide material damage, state media said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e39e0a7a1eb44cde93c5ca379e17e5c0Greek farmers block main highway in protest against reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/608197bfc5da4fe9acf5f962153b9216Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:19:16 GMTTHESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Farmers in northern Greece blocked traffic on the country's main highway Tuesday, intensifying nationwide protests against austerity measures demanded by bailout lenders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/608197bfc5da4fe9acf5f962153b9216Closely fought Philippine presidential race gets underwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/730feaa81f4b4dcba8a5de714e1f98f9Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:08:08 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Five key Philippine presidential candidates, including a crime-busting mayor and an adopted daughter of movie stars, have launched their campaigns to lead one of Asia's most unwieldy democracies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/730feaa81f4b4dcba8a5de714e1f98f9Fortis buying electric transmission company ITC for $6.9Bhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d2671f1379540ffad8e8a94c3c6f31fTue, 09 Feb 2016 13:14:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Canadian utility Fortis is buying electric transmission company ITC Holdings in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $6.9 billion as it looks to further diversify its business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d2671f1379540ffad8e8a94c3c6f31fUK media groups lose secrecy challenge on terror trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b57803d1673420ea6c86a24a0741f5dTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:39:45 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's media have lost a challenge to the unprecedented secrecy in the coverage of the trial of a British law student who had been accused of targeting former Prime Minister Tony Blair or planning a Mumbai-style attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b57803d1673420ea6c86a24a0741f5dAid group: 409 migrants have died in Mediterranean in 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab3aaa9191f64a6aadebfb3e45a82294Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:48:23 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The International Organization for Migration says 409 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, and migrant crossings in the first six weeks of 2016 are running at nearly ten times the rate of the same period last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab3aaa9191f64a6aadebfb3e45a82294UN official asks Sri Lanka to locate people missing from warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4b1ddfbc6274c23bc700ec9907781cdTue, 09 Feb 2016 13:18:29 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The top United Nations human rights official asked Sri Lanka's government on Tuesday to quickly locate thousands of civilians reported missing during the country's civil war. The government has said most are probably dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4b1ddfbc6274c23bc700ec9907781cdThe Latest: Kasich touts economic revival on NH primary dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3633ae57618b4304a179fc1b6aebadd2Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:55:32 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest developments from Campaign 2016 as polls open in the first-in-the-nation primary in New Hampshire (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3633ae57618b4304a179fc1b6aebadd2NH polls open in first-in-the-nation primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32836466e0ea4981b14aa35655e43e91Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:10:44 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Polls are opening across New Hampshire, though the exact hours vary from place to place.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32836466e0ea4981b14aa35655e43e91Police: 4 die in roll-over crash in central New Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcecabb6dece4ffda092f1a036d06427Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:45:18 GMTLEMITAR, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say four people are dead including a young mother and her toddler after their vehicle was involved in a roll-over crash in central New Mexico.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcecabb6dece4ffda092f1a036d06427Indonesia sentences 7 for IS links, as Bashir files appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/392691b571b44bb281edc16face3185cTue, 09 Feb 2016 13:09:25 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court on Tuesday sentenced seven men for conspiring with the Islamic State group, the first time the country has sent anyone to prison for IS links, as radical cleric Abu Bakar Bashir appealed his conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/392691b571b44bb281edc16face3185cLock of Lennon's hair expected to fetch $10K at auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33d262dbe478431a8b6d183c19d1e9bbTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:10:36 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A lock of hair snipped from the head of John Lennon as the Beatle prepared for a film role is expected to sell for $10,000 at a Dallas auction later this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33d262dbe478431a8b6d183c19d1e9bbProsecutor who sent innocent man to death row is disbarredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/031ef07adccc45d8bb9a0d67e4aaad49Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:03:52 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A former prosecutor who used false testimony and withheld evidence to send a now-exonerated man to Texas' death row has lost an appeal to overturn his disbarment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/031ef07adccc45d8bb9a0d67e4aaad49Bosnian Serb convicted in Srebrenica genocide dies in cellhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb958a0dcbc44e2be3dbe0368a75ed7Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:47:24 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Bosnian Serb general convicted by United Nations judges of genocide in the 1995 Srebrenica massacre and described as the "right hand" of Ratko Mladic has died in his cell, a representative from the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb958a0dcbc44e2be3dbe0368a75ed7Sushil Koirala, Nepal's former prime minister, dies at 78http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89ef45557c7147fe9b4377ed1b2042b3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:14:02 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Sushil Koirala, a former Nepalese prime minister and leader of the nation's largest political party, has died in Kathmandu. He was 78.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89ef45557c7147fe9b4377ed1b2042b3Indian soldier buried by avalanche saved; 9 bodies recoveredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/649c7d142fe24efd8b8c17b914d89213Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:22:32 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — An Indian soldier buried by an avalanche for six days in the Himalayan region of Kashmir has been found alive and was pulled from the snow, along with the bodies of nine other soldiers, officials said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/649c7d142fe24efd8b8c17b914d89213Goodyear reports 4Q losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a4b526acda472db0632d52e8888ee3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:06:24 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (GT) on Tuesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $380 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8a4b526acda472db0632d52e8888ee3The Latest: Turkey criticizes Russia for bombing civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a705c1e4c06645fcbdc03bbbfb810de3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:55:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria and the tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing violence (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a705c1e4c06645fcbdc03bbbfb810de3The Latest: Recovery in European markets runs out of steamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9063d1bf7cda4ffe94f50a781f5eaabbTue, 09 Feb 2016 11:48:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9063d1bf7cda4ffe94f50a781f5eaabbRussia helps Ukraine battle town rebuild, villages strugglehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c79bdbaea064366baa47183110f85f8Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:45:45 GMTNIKISHYNE, Ukraine (AP) — Polina Demyanenko's quaint white-and-green house still bears the scars of one of the fiercest battles of Ukraine's war. The roof is gone, the windows broken and the walls shredded by shrapnel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c79bdbaea064366baa47183110f85f8The Latest: NATO to discuss role in ending migrant crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba8cf46d85fa48bea6dce81da65ae299Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:07:05 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba8cf46d85fa48bea6dce81da65ae299CVS Health meets 4Q profit forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41f6625f041c4f64b55fd2afb663ec21Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:18:53 GMTWOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health Corporation (CVS) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.5 billion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41f6625f041c4f64b55fd2afb663ec21Italian bank UniCredit earnings drop amid market turmoilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1651302af7435087f430e5bff4911bTue, 09 Feb 2016 13:03:47 GMTMILAN (AP) — Italian lender UniCredit says its earnings dropped in the fourth quarter, on a day its shares were being battered amid broad concerns over the country's banking system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1651302af7435087f430e5bff4911bUS Army study: Iraq's Mosul dam at 'higher risk' of failurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85bd2b26e7184fd980be0c1f8ab7a15bTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:31:46 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The US Army Corps of Engineers say they have identified "signs of distress" at Mosul dam, indicating that it is at "significantly higher risk of failure" than previously understood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85bd2b26e7184fd980be0c1f8ab7a15bSpain: Trash fire causes rail commuter chaos in Barcelonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8df33129097e4078b4a4498541a015b6Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:16:37 GMTMADRID (AP) — Tens of thousands of commuters in the Spanish city of Barcelona suffered travel chaos Tuesday as smoke from a fire filled railway tunnels and forced authorities to suspend train service for several hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8df33129097e4078b4a4498541a015b6Dozens gather at vigil to remember slain 13-year-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8f947ed36f540628b85650e6837e6aaTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:37:08 GMTBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Organizers held a vigil in Blacksburg, Virginia, to remember a 13-year-old girl who was fatally stabbed last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8f947ed36f540628b85650e6837e6aaNew England mops up as snow falls on East Coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/258442202f4343a8b36b11bf60d47f46Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:02:46 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A wind-driven winter storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod fell short of forecast snowfall totals and spared the Northeast the widespread power outages that had been predicted.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/258442202f4343a8b36b11bf60d47f46Indian scientists study chunk that fell from sky, killed manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b4cd4269bf44cb58465bd85e9e240a3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:16:20 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Scientists are analyzing a small blue object that plummeted from the sky and killed a man in southern India, after authorities said it was a meteorite.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b4cd4269bf44cb58465bd85e9e240a3The Latest: Trump says campaign is $45 million under budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8521cc5c92fe4dd681a5e78dee7e5a93Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:24:01 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest developments from Campaign 2016 as polls open in the first-in-the-nation primary in New Hampshire (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8521cc5c92fe4dd681a5e78dee7e5a93UK lawmakers say proposed spy law fails to protect privacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e97726cea0e44d7ad7915376c597172Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:26:42 GMTLONDON (AP) — British government plans to strengthen spies' powers to snoop on the Internet are muddled and don't do enough to protect privacy, lawmakers responsible for scrutinizing the country's intelligence agencies said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e97726cea0e44d7ad7915376c597172Sheriff: Man fatally shot by deputies after car chasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc3e696b3067467e90b65500e9f1ddefTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:21:57 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — One man has died and a woman has been injured after a car chase ended with a deputies opening fire in New Orleans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc3e696b3067467e90b65500e9f1ddefUN urges Turkey to open border; warns Aleppo could lack aidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a78fe4ad86dd496cb730e7afd0f8fca0Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:36:30 GMTKILIS, Turkey (AP) — Turkey must open its doors to the thousands of Syrians who have massed at the border after fleeing violence, the United Nations demanded Tuesday, warning that hundreds of thousands of others in Syria's largest city could be soon cut off from humanitarian aid amid blistering Syrian and Russian airstrikes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a78fe4ad86dd496cb730e7afd0f8fca0Train crash in Germany kills at least 9, injures 150http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/397acebc675b406aaae09945dde40299Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:01:26 GMTBAD AIBLING, Germany (AP) — Two commuter trains crashed head-on Tuesday morning in a remote area in southern Germany, killing at least nine people and injuring some 150, some of whom had to be cut out of the wreckage and transported across a river for medical care, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/397acebc675b406aaae09945dde40299Israeli military says top mission is countering Gaza tunnelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b96b9432f4a47979d94e8c168e026e4Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:45:03 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's top general said Tuesday that the military's number one mission for the coming year is to counter the renewed threat posed by militant attack tunnels from Gaza.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b96b9432f4a47979d94e8c168e026e4Trump, Sanders look to emerge from New Hampshire with winshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/555f89758d9c4988a4adee8c68079e1bTue, 09 Feb 2016 13:07:47 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hope to emerge from New Hampshire's primary Tuesday with their first wins of the 2016 presidential election, victories that would boost credibility for both of these breakout campaigns.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/555f89758d9c4988a4adee8c68079e1bThe Latest: Selling across European markets gathers pacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4bb7c59f60c4ee4a8270346ec32c002Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:52:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4bb7c59f60c4ee4a8270346ec32c002Japanese stock slide leads global markets lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/129aa212163f4ff9b9932cd441738f77Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:38:06 GMTLONDON (AP) — Financial markets turned lower once again on Tuesday after a 5.4 percent slide in Japan's main stock index and the interest rate on the country's benchmark bond dropped into negative territory for the first time ever.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/129aa212163f4ff9b9932cd441738f77S. Korea: North blew up rocket stage to confound analystshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d3fda629077451d9d5ac9719fa5a0a0Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:05:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Minutes after North Korea launched its rocket, South Korea's navy detected a rain of fragments falling into the sea and then a sooner-than-expected disappearance of the rocket from their radar, suggesting a possible failure. News outlets working in real time jumped on the idea. But it quickly proved wrong.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d3fda629077451d9d5ac9719fa5a0a0The Latest: Drivers likely didn't see the other before crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d5bd3d9f5d64ffd88e1c5b9c7caf3d5Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:42:40 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d5bd3d9f5d64ffd88e1c5b9c7caf3d5The Latest: UN fears mass exodus from Syrian city of Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f44262ba66e34ecfbba77e29a500f34bTue, 09 Feb 2016 12:05:46 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria and the tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing violence (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f44262ba66e34ecfbba77e29a500f34bSaudi Arabia says it shot down missile fired from Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3eb8d072f2284ffdbaffc36fb7e44100Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:51:55 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it has shot down a ballistic missile fired from Yemen as a police officer was killed by cross-border fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3eb8d072f2284ffdbaffc36fb7e44100The Latest: Austria urges Balkans to reduce migrant influxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fbf21fe3985432788352e462217e333Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:49:11 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fbf21fe3985432788352e462217e333