FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 23 Jan 2017 02:31:05 -08:00Egyptian army says militants kill 5 soldiers in Sinaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec884c47ed5451297e3fbe8d11964c7Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:44:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian army says jihadi militants have killed five soldiers in the restive Sinai Peninsula, the latest casualties in a yearslong struggle to control the area's northeast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec884c47ed5451297e3fbe8d11964c7Judge set to sentence PG&E in criminal case tied to blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3ea8b066c284b458b608e892e714f9bMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:05:11 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. says it is prepared to pay the maximum fine of $3 million after a jury convicted the company of deliberately violating pipeline safety regulations before a deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3ea8b066c284b458b608e892e714f9bRussia- and Turkey-backed talks between Syrian rebel factions and government representatives open in Kazakhstanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1abd204315b474bb9266d2bbf6a1e7aMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:57:45 GMTASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Russia- and Turkey-backed talks between Syrian rebel factions and government representatives open in Kazakhstan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1abd204315b474bb9266d2bbf6a1e7aSyria talks focused on cease-fire get underway in Kazakhstanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc269bb774e4e84bba75424a4bcdaaeMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:20:01 GMTASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Syria talks brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran and seeking to bolster a shaky cease-fire in place since last month opened on Monday in Kazakhstan, marking the first face-to-face meeting between the Damascus government and rebel factions fighting to overthrow it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fc269bb774e4e84bba75424a4bcdaaeThe Latest: Third-seeded Raonic through to quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9827b0932e054ed49264e69dc03e7cb9Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:18:18 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Monday from the Australian Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9827b0932e054ed49264e69dc03e7cb9UK to actively help industry as country leaves EUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968dc23260594a138a2c2e56dbcbde3aMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:46:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's leader is pledging to help U.K. industry grow and compete as the country prepares to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968dc23260594a138a2c2e56dbcbde3aGreece to rule on Turkish servicemen later this weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7a6fc4d3c214aca8a68b0306380b2f3Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:05:57 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — A group of Turkish servicemen who fled to Greece in a military helicopter after last year's failed coup have appeared at Greece's Supreme Court in a closely watched extradition hearing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7a6fc4d3c214aca8a68b0306380b2f3The Latest: Iran says Syria talks to focus on cease-firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a48ed8f9ddee428f9eac44e83279032aMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:29:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The latest on Syria talks that are being held in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a48ed8f9ddee428f9eac44e83279032aBrimming toxic pit nears critical level after bird deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5982c8a2a30b4634b525794028b0f3ffMon, 23 Jan 2017 08:07:01 GMTBUTTE, Mont. (AP) — It was an unusual and unfortunate confluence of events: A larger-than-normal number of geese was making a later-than-normal migration over Montana when a snowstorm blew in at the wrong time and sent them soaring to the wrong place.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5982c8a2a30b4634b525794028b0f3ffParliament or PM? UK's Supreme Court to rule on Brexit casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0ab9b7ce3f0423f960958ae5586f6fbMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:24:12 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Supreme Court will rule Tuesday on whether the prime minister or Parliament has the right to trigger the process of taking Britain out of the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0ab9b7ce3f0423f960958ae5586f6fbTurkey's Erdogan holds meeting with Tanzanian leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fb7df04caab4888906c017f95cbda2aMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:27:47 GMTDAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting with Tanzania's leaders on the first leg of his tour of Africa during which he is expected to push for the closure or takeover of schools linked to Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fb7df04caab4888906c017f95cbda2aJerusalem mayor says Trump 'serious' about embassy movehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc4160ccb64e4f09a002da62d062df50Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:54:41 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The mayor of Jerusalem says the Trump administration is "serious" and committed to moving the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc4160ccb64e4f09a002da62d062df50Leading French candidate: Europe needs new military alliancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/032c42d4699044ee9f3d4e569d60f4aaMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:00:27 GMTPARIS (AP) — Conservative French presidential hopeful Francois Fillon, worried about the direction of the new U.S. government, wants a new European military alliance to protect the continent and fight Islamic extremism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/032c42d4699044ee9f3d4e569d60f4aa2 suspects in custody in deadly San Antonio mall shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd8b38aacb8d4eb3a9b60c64f3b6cde9Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:20:03 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Two suspects were taken into custody after a robbery inside a shopping mall ended in a shooting that left one man dead and several other people injured, San Antonio police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd8b38aacb8d4eb3a9b60c64f3b6cde9The Latest: Bryan brothers call Davis Cup career highlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e562b8ba6b4c60a3bf060ed53541dcMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:00:11 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Monday from the Australian Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e562b8ba6b4c60a3bf060ed53541dcChallenges not enough to deny Patriots 9th Super Bowl berthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/624339a8bc8749d7b76008057a660a99Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:47:51 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — This was supposed to be the year New England's stranglehold on the AFC could be loosened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/624339a8bc8749d7b76008057a660a99Global stocks lower after Trump inauguration, dollar weakenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c4a30b966b04609b78b66f647291022Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:19:41 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Major global stock markets were mostly lower Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump promised "America first" policies, adding to concern about possible protectionism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c4a30b966b04609b78b66f647291022Samsung says batteries caused Note 7 fires, delays new phonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3bd82b8e63544079d65f0ca1a1cb6fcMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:04:40 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says flaws in the design and production of batteries used in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, not its hardware or software, made it prone to catch fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3bd82b8e63544079d65f0ca1a1cb6fcAbu Dhabi win caps career turnaround for Fleetwoodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8445d256cb3142ec9e239951a78882ccMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:36:34 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — It was the summer of 2015 and Tommy Fleetwood had climbed inside the world's top 50 for the first time in his career when he tried to change is swing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8445d256cb3142ec9e239951a78882ccRubio faces moment of truth on secretary of state votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11b4aeae2d90492696de424c743493a0Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:27:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — All eyes are on Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida as a Senate committee is poised to vote on President Donald Trump's nominee to be secretary of state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11b4aeae2d90492696de424c743493a0Hungary marks day of mourning for victims of fiery bus crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29444dcf03b8493999b66a59441d84caMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:39:42 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's national flag has been raised and then lowered to half-staff on a towering flagpole outside parliament as the country marked a day of mourning for the victims of a fiery bus crash in Italy involving students and teachers from a Budapest high school returning from a ski trip.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29444dcf03b8493999b66a59441d84caTrump begins first week in office with outreachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7849de2b7a0349a2b821a956a9dff3cdMon, 23 Jan 2017 08:21:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to meet with congressional leaders from both parties to discuss his agenda, as he enters his first official week in the White House and works to begin delivering on his ambitious campaign promises.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7849de2b7a0349a2b821a956a9dff3cdKuwait declares state of emergency over oil leak on shorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c65de2d7d14143ad5dfe93af25b7ffMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:05:14 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's national oil company has declared a state of emergency over an oil leak in one of its southwestern oil fields.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c65de2d7d14143ad5dfe93af25b7ffFalcons head to Super Bowl after blowing out Packers 44-21http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6038e5c57bf242e0b327c7f978fc6ab0Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:25:44 GMTATLANTA (AP) — While the raucous beats of "Welcome To Atlanta" blared through the Georgia Dome, the Falcons partied like it was 1999.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6038e5c57bf242e0b327c7f978fc6ab0For India's typewriters, the ribbon may have finally run outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc3493713fb34eb0ac4aab1e718cbe99Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:16:50 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — The end is coming, though admittedly it may not look that way at 10 a.m. on a Tuesday morning, when dozens of young Indians have arrived for morning classes at Anand Type, Shorthand and Keypunch College, and every battered Remington is clattering away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc3493713fb34eb0ac4aab1e718cbe99Trump's biggest campaign promises face 'Day 1' testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/357461d0e459453786d4ac1c3fb5feddMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:09:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As a candidate, Donald Trump made a slew of "Day One" promises that any president would find daunting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/357461d0e459453786d4ac1c3fb5feddPhilippine leader tames his words for Miss Universe hopefulshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce3e3b6944fc4f5a96d1eb6915ff15d9Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:11:07 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has delivered a speech without sex jokes and expletives — telling the gathering of Miss Universe contestants that he was told to watch his language.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce3e3b6944fc4f5a96d1eb6915ff15d9Panel's report to support letting Japan's emperor abdicatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7f07b47ac7a4a1c8816efcc248aecc1Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:07:55 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A government panel studying a possible abdication of Japanese Emperor Akihito is to release a report Monday that supports enacting special legislation that would apply to him but not to future monarchs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7f07b47ac7a4a1c8816efcc248aecc1The Latest: Dimitrov into Australian Open quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d7e8d0bf71e44228cff72b7da944c25Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:47:56 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Monday from the Australian Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d7e8d0bf71e44228cff72b7da944c25Questions swirl about Italy response to snow-isolated hotelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/477660960a9f4df8bb19a9b19efc4bcaMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:12:22 GMTFARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews are considering whether to start using heavy equipment to speed up the search for 23 people still buried under the ruins of a central Italy hotel crushed by an avalanche.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/477660960a9f4df8bb19a9b19efc4bcaStar Chinese stock trader jailed for manipulating priceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbac3f360b604bdfa95e9c39e67a0052Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:48:11 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A star Chinese stock trader who was arrested after a market collapse in 2015 was sentenced Monday to 5½ years in prison on charges of manipulating prices and insider trading.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbac3f360b604bdfa95e9c39e67a0052The Latest: Navratilova says pressure of No 1 got to Kerberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/256f5ad29d044b0bb6c35fdd01f48550Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:35:24 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Monday from the Australian Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/256f5ad29d044b0bb6c35fdd01f48550Williams relies on Plan B to reaches Australian Open QFshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a1dc0e717bd447ea7ccd9258c0dbf7aMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:26:01 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — With her serve misfiring and the ball coming back at her from some irregular angles, it was time for Serena Williams to go to Plan B.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a1dc0e717bd447ea7ccd9258c0dbf7aFans of bull-taming sport attack police station in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11b2cc2146ad4b3584c1fa2713789e9dMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:05:06 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Fans of a traditional bull-taming ritual in southern India attacked a police station with stones and set some vehicles on fire Monday in anger at being forcibly evicted from the beach where they been protesting for the past week in support of the sport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11b2cc2146ad4b3584c1fa2713789e9dTrump White House ringed by 'swamp' denizens despite pledgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03b9ffd7166842ce8198dabdedf9c973Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:31:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Pence has returned to Washington. So has his closest political ally, Bill Smith.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03b9ffd7166842ce8198dabdedf9c973Spiritual leader of Thailand's southern insurgents dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f623d6c7099a4513b0ed79673797ec44Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:14:42 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — More than a decade ago, Sapae-ing Basor was one of Thailand's most wanted, his face plastered on posters around the south offering 10 million baht, more than $250,000, for his capture.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f623d6c7099a4513b0ed79673797ec4418 die amid apparent winter tornadoes, other storms in Southhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62270b1fe1704c5bbcdff209cffb583cMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:25:35 GMTADEL, Ga. (AP) — First there was the roar of the wind, then mere seconds to scoop up her grandson and run: Bridgit Simmons and her family knew the weekend storms that claimed more than a dozen lives around the South were threatening.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62270b1fe1704c5bbcdff209cffb583cChina cracks down on tools used to get around web filtershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11240368e29e473db04c9600bd6c704eMon, 23 Jan 2017 08:15:20 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A Chinese technology regulator has announced a 14-month campaign to root out services that allow people in the country to circumvent the government's internet censorship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11240368e29e473db04c9600bd6c704eTrump hotel adds to ethics concern with inaugural festivityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b49276d7f3a4a478fc7debe0d712f1fMon, 23 Jan 2017 08:28:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Red, white and blue balloons rained down over crystal chandeliers in the soaring atrium of the Trump International Hotel at midnight in "a new inaugural tradition," its social media account promised.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b49276d7f3a4a478fc7debe0d712f1fChina swings back at golf, shutting down 111 courseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad868c5f3af493583abadb549e2c687Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:02:28 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has launched a renewed crackdown on golf, closing 111 courses in an effort to conserve water and land, and telling members of the ruling Communist Party to stay off the links.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad868c5f3af493583abadb549e2c687Column: Brotherhood only gets you so far against Bradyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87466f2d8d404afe88f5192fda53111eMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:25:04 GMTThe brotherhood did its job methodically, pleasing Atlanta owner Arthur Blank so much that he was last seen dancing into the night on the victory podium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87466f2d8d404afe88f5192fda53111eAustrian official: suspect potentially dangerous radicalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b553cda8e4f484db56179bbcf83314eMon, 23 Jan 2017 10:25:40 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Austrian authorities are treating a recently arrested teenager as a potentially dangerous radical with connections to the Islamic State group, the country's interior minister said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b553cda8e4f484db56179bbcf83314eActor killed while filming scene for Australian music videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe2c0647883c40cfb696017eba56b205Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:44:50 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — An actor was killed while filming a scene for an Australian band's music video on Monday, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe2c0647883c40cfb696017eba56b20562 soldiers on trial in Istanbul for alleged part in couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2249f064414549799bbd9a40e687c9c3Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:03:06 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Dozens of officers and soldiers have gone on trial in Istanbul for their alleged role in the failed military coup in July.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2249f064414549799bbd9a40e687c9c3The Latest: Pliskova advances to Aussie Open quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e31cd5f3f2664f3ba2c702b9bc50710aMon, 23 Jan 2017 09:28:10 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Monday from the Australian Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e31cd5f3f2664f3ba2c702b9bc50710aSyria talks focused on cease-fire set to begin in Kazakhstanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79828f3c89a4776902498ac40e3b22aMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:30:08 GMTASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Talks between Syrian rebel factions and the government they are trying to overthrow are set to begin in Kazakhstan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79828f3c89a4776902498ac40e3b22aQuarterfinal time at the Australian Open: Federer vs Zverevhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82a5a42c72e94e53a4901a0bec4ed05dMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:17:04 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It's the start of quarterfinals at the Australian Open on Tuesday, and none of the other three will likely be as compelling as the one between Roger Federer and Mischa Zverev.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82a5a42c72e94e53a4901a0bec4ed05dThe Latest: Syria talks focused on truce begin in Kazakhstanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb9afb86ec6e4b1c8698ac8c4a08018aMon, 23 Jan 2017 08:11:09 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria peace talks that are being held in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb9afb86ec6e4b1c8698ac8c4a08018aKuwait state oil company says onshore oil leak containedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7993563b10fd4efbb784fac93a651aabMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:47:07 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's national oil company says it has contained an oil leak at one of its southwestern oil fields.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7993563b10fd4efbb784fac93a651aabAre you ready for some better football? Hopefully in Houstonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daa8987623ef47218dc7d1733dd48f5eMon, 23 Jan 2017 07:28:39 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — There's this football game planned for Feb. 5 in Houston. Let's hope it turns out much better than most of the postseason matchups the NFL has provided this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daa8987623ef47218dc7d1733dd48f5e