FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 31 May 2016 10:57:26 -07:00Woman sentenced for posting teen's nude photos on Facebookhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fabe1ec9aaf45f8ba441d738b44770aTue, 31 May 2016 17:09:07 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman who posted nude photos of a 15-year-old girl on Facebook has been sentenced to a year in federal prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fabe1ec9aaf45f8ba441d738b44770aProsecutor: Eddy Merckx to be charged in corruption casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b187a3dbdae4f3f99eb6416154d305dTue, 31 May 2016 16:53:39 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Five-time Tour de France winner Eddy Merckx, considered by many the greatest cyclist of all time, will be charged Wednesday in a Belgian corruption case linked to irregular purchases of equipment by Brussels-area police and municipalities, a Brussels prosecutor said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b187a3dbdae4f3f99eb6416154d305dUS warns summer's Europe-bound Americans about terror riskshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82474b25796e41a192b53c31821f9194Tue, 31 May 2016 17:11:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is warning Americans visiting Europe this summer about the potential for terrorist attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82474b25796e41a192b53c31821f9194Man on trial in London Tube stabbing for 'Syrian brothers'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c114569a8c54658b7abaa9e5b1691daTue, 31 May 2016 17:06:26 GMTLONDON (AP) — Prosecutors say a mentally ill taxi driver attacked passengers at a London subway station with a knife in revenge for Western airstrikes on Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c114569a8c54658b7abaa9e5b1691daAP sources: NFL moving Pro Bowl to Orlando in 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3fa3673b18c4cffb3a6c35c8ed8c2e8Tue, 31 May 2016 16:51:46 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The NFL is moving the Pro Bowl from Honolulu to Orlando this season, three people with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3fa3673b18c4cffb3a6c35c8ed8c2e8Where did the money go? Trump details fundraising for vetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d79ccfa8bf884c6098511cac5e634817Tue, 31 May 2016 17:24:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Under pressure to account for money he claimed to raise for veterans, an angry and irritated Donald Trump listed charities Tuesday he says have now received millions of dollars from a fundraiser he held in January.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d79ccfa8bf884c6098511cac5e634817Police: armed man shot by officer was stealing crab legshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86c0062307aa4bc4a51ebe9ca0777201Tue, 31 May 2016 17:05:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Crab legs. That's what police say an armed man was trying to steal when he was shot by an off-duty officer in Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86c0062307aa4bc4a51ebe9ca0777201Mexican soccer player beats up kidnapper to free himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0e4fcbf79a14c9abdec24a0fa4e9a08Tue, 31 May 2016 17:04:34 GMTCIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Caught in a real-life win-or-lose challenge, soccer forward Alan Pulido overpowered a kidnapper, freed himself and then called police for help — a dramatic tale that shows how tough the professional player is, or how incompetent his abductors were.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0e4fcbf79a14c9abdec24a0fa4e9a08Man accused in Canada military stabbing faces terror chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca5d9a50ebe94c3cb4ffe52b94dd513fTue, 31 May 2016 16:49:29 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Police say a Canadian man accused of stabbing soldiers at a military recruitment center in Toronto and then saying he did it at the behest of Allah is now facing nine terrorism charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca5d9a50ebe94c3cb4ffe52b94dd513fVictim of shark attack expected to survive, hospital sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7822f7d96270441c90aecab26ca97acfTue, 31 May 2016 17:15:22 GMTNEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A swimmer was expected to survive after a shark left her with large bite marks during an attack in Southern California that has shut down popular beaches for days, a hospital confirmed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7822f7d96270441c90aecab26ca97acfHeavy rain drenches swaths of France, disrupts French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ed4c1cf69bd492fac0b24d1510b553fTue, 31 May 2016 16:43:07 GMTPARIS (AP) — Heavy rain drenched parts of France on Tuesday, prompting flood warnings near the English Channel, causing more delays at the French Open and soaking tourists in Paris.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ed4c1cf69bd492fac0b24d1510b553fIllinois governor wants temporary budget fix amid stalematehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e848717fe654fe4898ac8e73113b92dTue, 31 May 2016 17:17:11 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner proposed a short-term budget fix on Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to give the state some temporary stability during a nearly yearlong spat between the Republican and Democratic lawmakers over a spending plan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e848717fe654fe4898ac8e73113b92dWashington auditor to face another fraud trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1a278c8ae6d4a1f80b26c7aab690f70Tue, 31 May 2016 17:13:29 GMTTACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they plan to try Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley again on fraud charges, after his five-week fraud trial ended with a hung jury in April.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1a278c8ae6d4a1f80b26c7aab690f70Officer admits giving 14-year-old suspect's photos to paperhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a63935dad5ce402394218f51a223ff0bTue, 31 May 2016 17:33:20 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A suspended sheriff's officer admitted Tuesday that he unlawfully provided a newspaper with three arrest photos of a 14-year-old boy who was shot seven times by police who accused him of pointing a gun at them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a63935dad5ce402394218f51a223ff0bThe Latest: Play done for day at French Open thanks to rainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7944690344a4e1381a1e8bcf4c1561eTue, 31 May 2016 17:04:40 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7944690344a4e1381a1e8bcf4c1561eLundquist to step down from SEC football on CBS after 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9efad5f9eaf4cf6872f817a646ba39aTue, 31 May 2016 17:43:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Verne Lundquist will step down from calling Southeastern Conference football for CBS after the coming season, with Brad Nessler replacing him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9efad5f9eaf4cf6872f817a646ba39aSenate probe finds 'systemic failure' in VA facility reviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a20a1552bb64d80b246213755eead15Tue, 31 May 2016 16:51:31 GMTTOMAH, Wis. (AP) — There were "systemic failures" by the federal agency charged with independently investigating complaints at a western Wisconsin Veterans Affairs medical facility known as "Candy Land" because of the free flow of prescription drugs, a U.S. Senate committee probe released Tuesday determined.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a20a1552bb64d80b246213755eead15Suggestions for summer readinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7814c7e219b44862a27afb01868768eeTue, 31 May 2016 17:17:02 GMTHere are some other suggestions for that summer read on the beach, at the park, on the train or plane, or wherever you find yourself wanting to turn a page to escape.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7814c7e219b44862a27afb01868768eeThe top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d657ea48dc64d58a16aa7d1fec8b7f1Tue, 31 May 2016 16:42:39 GMTiBook charts for week ending May 29, 2016 (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher ):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d657ea48dc64d58a16aa7d1fec8b7f1Review: Beth Orton turns to nature on electronic 'Kidsticks'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/861b69dd841c4c738de522fdd9385c99Tue, 31 May 2016 17:26:13 GMTBeth Orton, "Kidsticks" (Anti/Epitaph)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/861b69dd841c4c738de522fdd9385c99Cops investigate boy's entry into exhibit, gorilla's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7c8ab623c8d40f0aa1e237f9d5f8694Tue, 31 May 2016 16:59:12 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Police said Tuesday they were investigating the circumstances surrounding a 4-year-old boy entering a gorilla's exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo and the animal being shot to death to protect the child. A federal investigation is also planned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7c8ab623c8d40f0aa1e237f9d5f8694Jury begins deliberating in Peterson murder-for-hire trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68d15a9555ac4913a219ee7f12462a08Tue, 31 May 2016 17:46:24 GMTCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — Jurors started deliberations Tuesday in the murder-for hire trial of former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson, who is accused of trying to hire an inmate's uncle to kill Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68d15a9555ac4913a219ee7f12462a08Stowaway found aboard Emirates flight from China to Dubaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffbed8320ed24eb79fd36d5e9b6ade4aTue, 31 May 2016 17:34:15 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A teenage boy sneaked into the cargo hold of an Emirates passenger plane in China and made it all the way to Dubai before being apprehended, the airline and Chinese media said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffbed8320ed24eb79fd36d5e9b6ade4aWestern Sahara independence movement leader Abdelaziz dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f8476913234487d8485d39c9c59d250Tue, 31 May 2016 17:00:52 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The head of the independence movement in the Western Sahara, Mohamed Abdelaziz, died on Tuesday after a long illness, the Polisario Front said in a statement. He was in his late 60s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f8476913234487d8485d39c9c59d250The Latest: Trump: Zoo had little choice in killing gorillahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db2502c5104f43c09ec53c0de9885068Tue, 31 May 2016 17:32:22 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db2502c5104f43c09ec53c0de9885068Woman's body tied to cinder block found in Pennsylvania pondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5080fb81e344b4799c056a6ce6c2a73Tue, 31 May 2016 17:41:09 GMTPOTTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman's body has been found tied to a cinder block in a popular swimming and fishing hole near Philadelphia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5080fb81e344b4799c056a6ce6c2a73Cleveland says it's well-prepared to host GOP conventionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b93ff5b387d84cdc866bab5626770397Tue, 31 May 2016 17:45:58 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland officials say the city, its police department and other safety forces are well-prepared to provide security and medical care during the Republican National Convention.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b93ff5b387d84cdc866bab5626770397Giant dead basking shark resurfaces in Boston Harborhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a567dcbc20a44d9a7d34c3809a3205aTue, 31 May 2016 17:06:49 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The carcass of a basking shark at least 24 feet long that was first seen stuck to the bow of a container ship in Boston Harbor more than two weeks ago has resurfaced.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a567dcbc20a44d9a7d34c3809a3205aCanadian Parliament accepts Trudeau's apology and moves onhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21fa356b1157480fb7345d272084d6eeTue, 31 May 2016 17:48:34 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will not have to deliver any more apologies or face any sanctions for knocking into an opposition lawmaker with his elbow.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21fa356b1157480fb7345d272084d6eeThe Latest: Witness: Hubbard was often told of ethics limitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d39b7b6fac7d4df284ea14e6caccd410Tue, 31 May 2016 17:46:05 GMTOPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the ethics trial of Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d39b7b6fac7d4df284ea14e6caccd410Swollen river feeds flooding near Houston as residents fleehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85928d0a14244eb8a934730c49ff5c6fTue, 31 May 2016 17:13:18 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties were bracing for more flooding Tuesday along a river that had reached a record-high crest just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85928d0a14244eb8a934730c49ff5c6fMediterranean Sea disasters swallow up over 1,000 migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d72a52c6ae63455c988853cdb9193271Tue, 31 May 2016 17:09:34 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The treacherous Mediterranean Sea crossing from Libya to Italy has claimed the lives of over 1,030 migrants in the last week, mostly as barely seaworthy smuggling boats foundered and sank despite calm seas and sunny skies, a migration agency said Tuesday, citing new accounts from survivors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d72a52c6ae63455c988853cdb9193271Texas' Lt. Gov. asks schools to ignore transgender directivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d9fd1ce5174ecda3e603f93851bc03Tue, 31 May 2016 17:19:50 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' lieutenant governor is encouraging the state's 1,200 school districts to ignore an Obama administrative directive over bathroom rights for transgender students.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d9fd1ce5174ecda3e603f93851bc03Ex-employee of Israeli PM's wife wins abuse case against herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1fb459dd57643ef87049811562350caTue, 31 May 2016 16:48:14 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A former employee of the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has won a court case against her alleging mistreatment, Israeli media reported Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1fb459dd57643ef87049811562350caTuesday sentencing for ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy in deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/961869dd604741198a3195a5b7444ec5Tue, 31 May 2016 16:42:32 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who said he mistook his handgun for his stun gun when he fatally shot an unarmed suspect last year is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/961869dd604741198a3195a5b7444ec5Blues sign Hitchcock to 1-year deal, will be his lasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f62578f0cb734c84a583a89696237564Tue, 31 May 2016 17:33:58 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues have signed coach Ken Hitchcock to another one-year deal. The 64-year-old Hitchcock says it will be his final season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f62578f0cb734c84a583a896962375642 top women lose in Paris, complain about playing in rainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e74c33ca4de24cc7957c186cee05f69cTue, 31 May 2016 17:24:21 GMTPARIS (AP) — Yes, they actually managed to complete a match on this wettest of weeks at the French Open. Two, even. And both involved surprises: Two of the top half-dozen seeded women lost within minutes of each other, No. 2 Agnieszka Radwanska and No. 6 Simona Halep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e74c33ca4de24cc7957c186cee05f69cNPR ombudsman has issues with funding by pro-Iran deal grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bcc76b68b434b2a864cb383dce6de04Tue, 31 May 2016 17:48:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — National Public Radio should consider avoiding grants such as one the Ploughshares Fund provided for coverage of the Iran nuclear agreement and related issues, the radio network's ombudsman said. The White House recently identified Ploughshares as a group that helped sell the multinational deal to a skeptical public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bcc76b68b434b2a864cb383dce6de04Philippine president-elect offers bounties for drug lordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5350162f55724859b07a3536b8279ea6Tue, 31 May 2016 16:45:56 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president-elect said Tuesday he will pay bounties to police or military officials who capture suspected drug lords "dead or alive," adding that there is enough reward money to leave "100 persons dead."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5350162f55724859b07a3536b8279ea6Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservativeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e16ea08b6ae404588aa5884672f1cd0Tue, 31 May 2016 17:44:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is condescending. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid veers from friendly in private to nasty before TV cameras. And one of Washington's leading conservatives backstabs fellow Republicans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e16ea08b6ae404588aa5884672f1cd0Prosecutor to jury: DEA workers lied about owning strip clubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c399f6394b8e4e12b9e47719ed97b0e2Tue, 31 May 2016 17:14:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York prosecutor has told jurors at a criminal trial that a Drug Enforcement Administration supervisory agent and another employee lied by not disclosing their ownership in a New Jersey strip club.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c399f6394b8e4e12b9e47719ed97b0e2Police departments begin to reward restraint tacticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59d57b65edff416b8e337ce21575093aTue, 31 May 2016 16:47:25 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A few police agencies in the U.S. have begun rewarding officers for showing restraint in the line of duty, putting the tactic on par with bravery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59d57b65edff416b8e337ce21575093aNew Jersey woman makes 80-mile trek for mental health issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2241140ff53b46ca96a34a32b5cf7b24Tue, 31 May 2016 17:37:20 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman pulling a casket is walking about 80 miles from her home to the state capitol to raise awareness of mental health issues, including suicide and addiction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2241140ff53b46ca96a34a32b5cf7b24UK pound slides as polls indicate support for EU exithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d4d353ccbd445dc8e3f6f6aa2f08f2dTue, 31 May 2016 17:06:35 GMTLONDON (AP) — The British pound fell sharply Tuesday after two opinion polls for The Guardian newspaper indicated support for a British exit from the 28-country European Union in next month's referendum.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d4d353ccbd445dc8e3f6f6aa2f08f2dGiant dead basking shark surfaces in Boston Harborhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a4575e13b44510b7f485b096f1d1ceTue, 31 May 2016 16:52:06 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The carcass of a basking shark at least 24-feet long first seen stuck to the bow of a container ship in Boston Harbor more than two weeks ago has resurfaced.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a4575e13b44510b7f485b096f1d1ceEU office estimates almost $1 billion in graft last yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d179dee8a88e4450bd0acc0f45385a16Tue, 31 May 2016 17:36:20 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's anti-fraud office said that almost $1 billion of the bloc's budget was lost to graft and irregularities last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d179dee8a88e4450bd0acc0f45385a16Lawyers say Johnny Depp's wife gave statement to policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c580f540a717438a93bf998f865c689bTue, 31 May 2016 17:41:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp's estranged wife has given Los Angeles police a statement to support her account of an alleged domestic violence incident involving the actor, her lawyers said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c580f540a717438a93bf998f865c689bTrump super PAC's new political guru must wait to do workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dbce73ad3b14caf9511c3b5acbe01acTue, 31 May 2016 17:28:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A super PAC's decision to hire a former Donald Trump campaign operative comes with a caveat: He can't immediately do all that much, in a period when there is so much to be done.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dbce73ad3b14caf9511c3b5acbe01acMusic Review: The groove's still the thing for Paul Simonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d92b1eda3354080922a03e5b76f2868Tue, 31 May 2016 17:35:27 GMTPaul Simon, "Stranger to Stranger" (Concord)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d92b1eda3354080922a03e5b76f2868Verdict reached in 'Shield' actor's murder trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce2b48b4befb4978ab537969d2dd68daTue, 31 May 2016 17:25:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles jury has reached a verdict in the murder trial of an actor on trial in the fatal shooting of his wife two years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce2b48b4befb4978ab537969d2dd68da