FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 25 May 2016 00:12:39 -07:00Filipino pair reach semifinals of Women's Amateur Four-Ballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbde243bcdf74bf18ccdee71155b357fWed, 25 May 2016 04:07:25 GMTBOWLING GREEN, Fla. (AP) — Princess Mary Superal made a 10-foot birdie putt on the final hole to lead her Filipino team into the semifinals of the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbde243bcdf74bf18ccdee71155b357fOfficials: At least 2 hurt, homes damaged in Kansas stormshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3c9a95699fd42939a1fe38ff5e0f8dfWed, 25 May 2016 06:49:19 GMTDODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — Homes were damaged and at least two people were critically injured in Kansas amid severe storms that swept across the Plains, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3c9a95699fd42939a1fe38ff5e0f8dfArizona researcher asks for help finding meteor in Mainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5630f67f13e4d0f806d0ea7e92f7a08Wed, 25 May 2016 05:00:44 GMTRANGELY, Maine (AP) — A planetary science field researcher from Arizona is seeking help finding a fireball recorded last week streaking across the sky by police in Maine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5630f67f13e4d0f806d0ea7e92f7a08US defense secretary visits Newport during New England triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8fbe5cfe0d4438e9dbf0ddcf2b0cb95Wed, 25 May 2016 04:21:08 GMTNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is visiting Rhode Island as part of a multi-day trip to New England to see Navy installations and meet service members.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8fbe5cfe0d4438e9dbf0ddcf2b0cb95Gunmen kill 3 paramilitary forces in northwest Pakistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/525b9ab01d134af98b1b2b58d6da9960Wed, 25 May 2016 05:09:55 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A senior police officer says gunmen riding on motorcycles have ambushed a vehicle carrying paramilitary forces in northwest Pakistan, killing three of them before fleeing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/525b9ab01d134af98b1b2b58d6da9960Warriors facing long odds down 3-1, but it has been donehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/466c8acdf5794bacb402bb14920b642cWed, 25 May 2016 06:08:10 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Here's good news for Golden State: It's not over.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/466c8acdf5794bacb402bb14920b642cAsian stock markets rally on US recovery hopeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff5945ade6f34b2e943e1812b1b1729cWed, 25 May 2016 07:03:08 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets rallied Wednesday as solid U.S. housing sales data and overnight gains on Wall Street raised expectations for a strong recovery in the world's largest economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff5945ade6f34b2e943e1812b1b1729cAfghan official: Suicide bomber hits vehicle carrying court employees in Kabul, killing 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4e7837eab64e2da420fc68737f4982Wed, 25 May 2016 05:22:04 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan official: Suicide bomber hits vehicle carrying court employees in Kabul, killing 10.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4e7837eab64e2da420fc68737f4982Huawei files lawsuits accusing Samsung of violating patentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c3cff0f0ffd425db2f386859b9cf841Wed, 25 May 2016 04:55:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei said Wednesday it has filed patent infringement lawsuits against South Korean mobile phone rival Samsung in the United States and China, in a case that highlights the rise of Asian competitors as technology creators.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c3cff0f0ffd425db2f386859b9cf841Afghan Taliban appoint new leader after Mansour's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c09d7cf6f714288ba8315e466e2f61bWed, 25 May 2016 06:22:14 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban confirmed on Wednesday that their leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week and that they have appointed a successor — a scholar known for extremist views who is unlikely to back a peace process with Kabul.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c09d7cf6f714288ba8315e466e2f61bGLAAD responds to #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9143154df1aa4ae8abb218635b983602Wed, 25 May 2016 05:49:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Captain America snags a kiss from Sharon Carter in the latest Marvel pic, "Captain America: Civil War," but many fans are wishing it was from someone else — specifically, a man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9143154df1aa4ae8abb218635b983602Rangers youngsters Perez, Mazara key 4-1 win over Angelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3501aca14df34ea89e20e4309913d1efWed, 25 May 2016 04:16:32 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Martin Perez pumped his fist and shouted — and the Texas left-hander kept on hollering as he came off the mound when he escaped a sixth-inning jam against the Los Angeles Angels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3501aca14df34ea89e20e4309913d1efAfghan official: Suicide bombing in Kabul kills 10 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/322b7e4d0db94c65b5b32394a5137012Wed, 25 May 2016 05:41:06 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a suicide bomber has struck a vehicle carrying court employees in Kabul, killing 10 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/322b7e4d0db94c65b5b32394a5137012Woman known for conspiracy posts loses Texas education racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17abfa22417441019fabe2af7b430038Wed, 25 May 2016 05:13:49 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas education board candidate who claimed that President Barack Obama was a gay prostitute and believes dinosaurs walked the Earth with humans lost her primary runoff Tuesday night just two months after nearly clinching victory outright.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17abfa22417441019fabe2af7b430038Watchdogs say Texas dodged 'train wreck' on education boardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c1bab4976bf45df8888623720c450ddWed, 25 May 2016 06:21:03 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When Texas takes up always-contentions revisions of science and social studies coursework in 2017, a former schoolteacher who believes dinosaurs were on Noah's Ark and Democrats killed John F. Kennedy won't have a vote.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c1bab4976bf45df8888623720c450ddMarijuana charges against rapper Twista, others droppedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5d2c67752ae4faeaa97d603d36e0585Wed, 25 May 2016 05:51:34 GMTSOUTH HAVEN, Ind. (AP) — Misdemeanor marijuana possession charges against Chicago rapper Twista and two others also arrested in northwestern Indiana in March have been dropped.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5d2c67752ae4faeaa97d603d36e0585Correa's RBI single in 13th lifts Astros over Orioles 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/058a06fe9da04a86bcd7a612d1b8b9e0Wed, 25 May 2016 05:50:49 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — When the Baltimore Orioles walked the two batters ahead of Houston's Carlos Correa to load the bases in the 13th inning on Tuesday night, the star shortstop had only one thought.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/058a06fe9da04a86bcd7a612d1b8b9e0Virginia tops Oklahoma for NCAA men's tennis titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61f053a49404ad2b9c96e02a202d352Wed, 25 May 2016 04:35:40 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Henrik Wiersholm rallied from a 5-2 deficit in the second set for a 6-2, 7-6 victory over Andre Biro, clinching a 4-1 victory for Virginia over Oklahoma in the NCAA men's tennis final Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61f053a49404ad2b9c96e02a202d352Family of missing Maine toddler plans to file lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abcef0e505d64a349a9961cfa53b10adWed, 25 May 2016 04:19:58 GMTWATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — The family of a Maine toddler who went missing five years ago plans to sue the father and other adults who were with her when she was last seen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abcef0e505d64a349a9961cfa53b10adGroup of 7 seeks way forward for aging, faltering economieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c6045dde014e0083d24ff5615c5bd3Wed, 25 May 2016 06:58:23 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven rich nations will undoubtedly voice unity over fighting terrorism, pandemics and tax evasion at their summit in Japan this week. Finding a consensus on how to breathe life into their sluggish economies is proving more elusive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c6045dde014e0083d24ff5615c5bd3Afghan Taliban confirm death of former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour in US drone strike, appoint successorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d18c2b1fdf04c48bf7c69f195dce3f7Wed, 25 May 2016 04:31:08 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan Taliban confirm death of former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour in US drone strike, appoint successor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d18c2b1fdf04c48bf7c69f195dce3f7Timeline: Baylor contends with series of sex-assault reportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd65106d5e04c299114f62b16f9f86eWed, 25 May 2016 06:14:45 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University, the largest Baptist school in the U.S., has been contending for the past year with cascading reports of sexual assaults committed by football players and, more broadly, complaints by students, alumni and others that officials at the university in Texas for years failed to adequately investigate rape claims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bd65106d5e04c299114f62b16f9f86ePerez, surging Royals take down Twins 7-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf70441261fb41838580e753699f1a4bWed, 25 May 2016 04:44:42 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The bases were loaded with no outs in the bottom of the ninth, and Wade Davis was staked to a three-run lead for the Kansas City Royals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf70441261fb41838580e753699f1a4bQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6776e4478e3b4630a7654a73725098d7Wed, 25 May 2016 07:01:02 GMT"How old is this kid? Still wearing diapers." — Donald Trump to a demonstrator as a protest outside his rally in New Mexico turned violent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6776e4478e3b4630a7654a73725098d7Depp's dog fight with Australian deputy leader continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e07791c5be414afea72f5d55ab89d087Wed, 25 May 2016 04:08:04 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's deputy prime minister boasted on Wednesday that he had got into Johnny Depp's head like fictional serial killer Hannibal Lecter after the Hollywood actor quipped that the ruddy-faced lawmaker appeared to be "inbred with a tomato."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e07791c5be414afea72f5d55ab89d087Crosby helps Penguins beat Lightning to force Game 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdfc827499034a1b90cbe111d7223b50Wed, 25 May 2016 04:27:27 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins made good on Evgeni Malkin's pledge to force Game 7 in the Eastern Conference final.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdfc827499034a1b90cbe111d7223b50Syria's refugee crisis focus of interactive exhibithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/853af5f7cd014be6b61d49cd75fb79f4Wed, 25 May 2016 04:49:08 GMTBOSTON (AP) — What's it like to flee Syria as a refugee?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/853af5f7cd014be6b61d49cd75fb79f4Tomlin wins again as Indians beat Sale, White Sox 6-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7293920f604c49d89b44bff1bfdcff3fWed, 25 May 2016 04:02:37 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland manager Terry Francona raved about Josh Tomlin. The Indians roared when Mike Napoli's awkward slide into third base was shown on the TV in the visitors' clubhouse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7293920f604c49d89b44bff1bfdcff3fIsraeli official: Deal reached to expand government, Lieberman to become defense ministerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/101e7ff9477c4b078306bbe2ae1761e2Wed, 25 May 2016 06:59:56 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli official: Deal reached to expand government, Lieberman to become defense minister.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/101e7ff9477c4b078306bbe2ae1761e2Westbrook, Thunder put Warriors on brink of eliminationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d03cfe887af4e1db240d246eedd42f9Wed, 25 May 2016 04:55:56 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Suddenly, these Golden State Warriors who have been compared all season to the Chicago Bulls dynasty of the 1990s are on the brink of elimination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d03cfe887af4e1db240d246eedd42f9Virginia governor: I followed the law in accepting donationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af2b276764e14429975bf321b9216747Wed, 25 May 2016 05:37:48 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Tuesday he is confident he followed the law in accepting donations that now appear to be part of a federal criminal investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af2b276764e14429975bf321b9216747LEADING OFF: Arrieta aims for 20; Bradley halfway to Joe Dhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac7f31d1dba4f59ba3e6be73deff407Wed, 25 May 2016 06:10:10 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac7f31d1dba4f59ba3e6be73deff407Renowned Chinese writer Yang Jiang dies at age 104http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecd7ccb6e54940cc8a6dabec202af316Wed, 25 May 2016 06:47:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — State media say renowned Chinese writer Yang Jiang has died at age 104.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecd7ccb6e54940cc8a6dabec202af316Military spouses struggle to find jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b64c79a94cd41b593dc571ee0119356Wed, 25 May 2016 04:04:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Military spouses struggle to find jobs and are more likely to work for less pay or in positions below their education level, spurring unemployment and other costs of as much as $1 billion a year, according to a study.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b64c79a94cd41b593dc571ee0119356Crawford, Samardzija lead Giants past Padres again, 8-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/199e867de80f465cbf4df592fbfebd2eWed, 25 May 2016 06:14:54 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija appreciates good defense as much as the next pitcher and he continues to marvel at some of the plays made behind him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/199e867de80f465cbf4df592fbfebd2eAustralian who raped German backpacker jailed for 9 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/607acc103c954f878b42201dd033f091Wed, 25 May 2016 06:45:24 GMTBRISBANE, Australia (AP) — A man who kidnapped, drugged and raped a German backpacker has been sentenced to nine years in jail for an attack that has drawn comparisons to the grisly Australian horror film "Wolf Creek."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/607acc103c954f878b42201dd033f091Dodgers rout Reds 8-2, send Cincy to 9th straight losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf9a4286f85f476b83460bda3e0e9225Wed, 25 May 2016 06:19:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig's failure to run out a single in the sixth inning drew the ire of Dodgers manager Dave Roberts and got him pulled from the game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf9a4286f85f476b83460bda3e0e9225VOICES: A-bomb survivors leader says Japan shares blame, toohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc7f8005bf4745d3a7e10c0bbad8fcb0Wed, 25 May 2016 04:13:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The debate over whether President Barack Obama should apologize to Japanese survivors of America's atomic bombings in World War II made Terumi Tanaka think: What about his own government?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc7f8005bf4745d3a7e10c0bbad8fcb0Baylor says 'Ken Starr is president' amid speculationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b19281d2b66643a7a7b5c810617c319bWed, 25 May 2016 06:12:53 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Baylor University and its president are facing mounting pressure over how the school has handled reports of rape and assault by football players, and the Texas university says its governing board is still considering the results of an internal investigation into the matter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b19281d2b66643a7a7b5c810617c319bMartin homers in 9th, Mariners rally to beat A's 6-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd11562dfa01432d865e64da0c4c141cWed, 25 May 2016 06:35:22 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Leonys Martin needed a few looks to figure out Ryan Madson's changeup, and then he solved the offspeed pitch in a big way.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd11562dfa01432d865e64da0c4c141cBabies behind bars: Moms do time with their newbornshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b574b85c62e4390bfb2321c1d1fe03dWed, 25 May 2016 06:10:48 GMTBEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — Jennifer Dumas sits on a sofa, her smiling 6-month-old girl on her lap. The room is full of bright toys and children's books. A rainbow-colored activity mat is on the floor, and Winnie the Pooh is painted on the walls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b574b85c62e4390bfb2321c1d1fe03dIndy 500 champions choose Andretti as best to never winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a6e987a68c04fa18360250de340a171Wed, 25 May 2016 06:07:15 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The words were stunning as they flew out of announcer Paul Page's mouth in the waning laps of the 1992 Indianapolis 500.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a6e987a68c04fa18360250de340a171Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fec19741a4f47f5b8de919ab76dbd5eWed, 25 May 2016 06:58:37 GMTHO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — Wrapping up a historic visit to Vietnam, U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised the country's next generation of leaders for being more conscious of the environment than previous generations and urged them to "do something about" climate change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fec19741a4f47f5b8de919ab76dbd5eA look at prison nurseries nationwidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e833e3c1964ec6a33310481862203bWed, 25 May 2016 05:51:10 GMTOut of more than 100 women's prisons in the U.S., only eight have nursery programs that allow mothers to help raise their babies behind bars. There are none in the federal prison system, and there is only one in a jail, at Rikers Island in New York City. Here is a look at the nurseries:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e833e3c1964ec6a33310481862203bAt least 2 injured, damage reported in Kansas stormshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/817e4ed0688944888f12efaea5b0a891Wed, 25 May 2016 04:24:14 GMTDODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — Homes were damaged and at least two people in western Kansas were injured amid severe storms that swept across the Plains, a county official said Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/817e4ed0688944888f12efaea5b0a891Protests turn violent outside Trump rally in New Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76ecd9147de4d20a1fa13e97829aa7fWed, 25 May 2016 05:59:16 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Protests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico turned violent Tuesday night as demonstrators threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, overturned trash cans and knocked down barricades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76ecd9147de4d20a1fa13e97829aa7fInvestigators: Homeowner shoots worker, turns gun on selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/713e2138fe1545b7971f1e75cad45121Wed, 25 May 2016 05:06:44 GMTLONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man fatally shot a heating oil company employee who came to his house to do work before trying to kill himself and engaging in an hours-long standoff with police, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/713e2138fe1545b7971f1e75cad45121Evacuation of Idomeni refugee camp continues for 2nd dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9673ae4b540d4ad4a74c44e37c5b8b31Wed, 25 May 2016 07:04:38 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities have begun for a second day moving people out of the sprawling Idomeni refugee camp on the country's northern border with Macedonia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9673ae4b540d4ad4a74c44e37c5b8b31Ex-MLB player bidding to become next Vermont governorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d667b6094145839be4ee2b88888853Wed, 25 May 2016 04:56:20 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former Major League Baseball player is running for governor in Vermont as a member of the Liberty Union party, which bills itself as nonviolent and socialist.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09d667b6094145839be4ee2b88888853Rights group: Israeli army probes of soldiers a fig leafhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cc2099cb16c4daab70def87b8ee3d6bWed, 25 May 2016 06:30:28 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A leading Israeli rights group said Wednesday it will stop seeking investigations of Israeli soldiers suspected of abusing Palestinians, arguing that internal military probes have failed to deliver justice and effectively help whitewash half a century of occupation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cc2099cb16c4daab70def87b8ee3d6b