FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Dec 2015 03:05:12 -08:00RV industry completes turnaround after stalling in recession, 01 Dec 2015 08:47:45 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — After a long, bumpy ride, production of RVs has just about returned to where it was before the Great Recession put sales in the slow lane.'s top oil regulator quits after controversies, 01 Dec 2015 08:31:20 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's chief oil regulator announced his resignation after 17 months as head of the embattled agency, including a criticized episode in which he directed state workers to investigate the oil and gas potential of Gov. Jerry Brown's family ranch. stocks rise as Japan data mends, yuan status welcomed, 01 Dec 2015 10:06:50 GMTTOKYO (AP) — World stock markets were mostly higher after improved Japanese data and as IMF inclusion of the yuan in its basket of major currencies raised confidence in China's progress toward financial liberalization. troops kill 2 Palestinians after stabbing attempts, 01 Dec 2015 10:24:55 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military on Tuesday said it shot and killed two Palestinians who tried to carry out separate stabbing attacks in the West Bank. Bracey says 'Point Break' remake bigger and better, 01 Dec 2015 10:33:37 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Hollywood actor Luke Bracey says the remake of the action crime thriller "Point Break" is bigger and better because it's got heaps of extreme sports that weren't even invented when the original 1991 hit came out. grasps for hope as coal loses its grip, 01 Dec 2015 09:36:35 GMTWELCH, W.Va. (AP) — The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury's mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them. They enter on carts nearly flat on their backs, the roof of the mine coursing by just a few inches in front of their faces. They don't stand up all day. City in $400m Chinese investment deal, 01 Dec 2015 09:10:51 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City announced Tuesday that a Chinese consortium is investing $400 million to buy 13 percent of the Premier League club's umbrella organization in a deal that values the business at $3 billion. replaces mobile chief as smartphone lead dwindles, 01 Dec 2015 10:25:19 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Samsung conglomerate appointed a new mobile president at its flagship Samsung Electronics for the first time in six years after growth stalled at the world's largest smartphone maker. group say Nepal children at risk of disease and death, 01 Dec 2015 10:06:15 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Child rights groups are warning that shortages of fuel, medicine and other supplies in Nepal due to a border blockade with India is putting millions of children at the risk of disease and even death. refugees become issue in Illinois Senate race, 01 Dec 2015 10:01:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator in a tough re-election race is attacking his top Democratic rival for supporting more Syrian refugees in the U.S., marking the issue's first appearance in Senate campaign advertising. bailout fund releases money for ailing Greek bank, 01 Dec 2015 10:34:13 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Europe's eurozone bailout institution has approved a 2.72 billion euro ($2.88 billion) disbursement to recapitalize Greece's ailing Piraeus Bank.'s al-Qaida branch releases captive Lebanese soldiers, 01 Dec 2015 10:13:53 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's al-Qaida branch was releasing on Tuesday a group of Lebanese soldiers and policemen held captive since August 2014 as part of a swap deal brokered by Qatar that included Lebanon setting free an unspecified number of prisoners wanted by the militant group. police find 8 skulls, bones off northeastern beach, 01 Dec 2015 10:20:47 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have found eight apparently human skulls, and other bones, in shallow waters just off a popular northeastern beach. Police arrest Moroccan for Islamic State group ties, 01 Dec 2015 09:04:32 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested a Moroccan who was preparing to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group. on Paris attacks: Nothing's stopping us from going back, 01 Dec 2015 08:37:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bono says despite the deadly attacks in Paris last month he believes Paris will remain strong and he is hoping U2's concert there this week moves the audience. court's election-year lineup rich in high-profile cases, 01 Dec 2015 08:31:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's lineup of new cases is fit for an election year. president pardons Russian in prisoner exchange, 01 Dec 2015 09:01:05 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — President Petro Poroshenko has pardoned a Russian citizen arrested in eastern Ukraine and exchanged him for a Ukrainian serviceman held by Russian-backed separatists. Central Bank may surprise with size of new stimulus, 01 Dec 2015 10:30:10 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Christmas is coming — and some investors are already convinced they will unwrap an early present Thursday in the form of more economic stimulus from the European Central Bank. Cabinet OKs military mission against IS in Syria, 01 Dec 2015 09:03:00 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The German Cabinet has approved plans to commit up to 1,200 soldiers to support the international coalition fighting against the Islamic State group in Syria. Russia in IS oil trade claim to cover-up violation, 01 Dec 2015 08:58:26 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's prime minister has accused Russia of trying to "cover up" its infringement of Turkey's airspace with "unfounded" claims that Turkey is illegally importing oil from the Islamic State group in Syria. unemployment rate falls to near 4-year low, 01 Dec 2015 10:57:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — Unemployment across the 19-country eurozone economy has fallen to its lowest level in nearly four years, official figures showed Tuesday, in another positive sign for an economic region that has struggled to get people back to work for years. City: Chinese consortium investing $400m to gain 13 percent stake in City Football Group, 01 Dec 2015 08:38:53 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — Man City: Chinese consortium investing $400m to gain 13 percent stake in City Football Group . Latest: Prince Charles, climate envoys focus on forests, 01 Dec 2015 08:34:46 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: is Spotify's most streamed artist of the year globally, 01 Dec 2015 10:15:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Spotify users are clearly listening to Drake. The rapper was the most streamed artist of the year globally. investigate death of Alaska's capital city mayor, 01 Dec 2015 09:53:54 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Police are investigating the death of the newly-elected mayor of Alaska's capital city who was found dead at his Juneau home. prospective jurors questioned for Freddie Gray trial, 01 Dec 2015 08:32:54 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A second set of 75 prospective jurors was due to be questioned in a Baltimore court for the first trial of a city police officer stemming from Freddie Gray's death. Homeland to hair: Clinton emails peek into the personal, 01 Dec 2015 08:29:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest release of Hillary Clinton's private emails show her, as secretary of state, dealing with the complicated politics of the Arab Spring, fending off questions about her role in the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks and attempting to navigate an intensifying conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. Marine found guilty of killing transgender Filipino, 01 Dec 2015 09:07:55 GMTOLONGAPO, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court on Tuesday convicted a U.S. Marine of killing a Filipino last year after he discovered she was a transgender woman in a hotel in the Philippines while he was on a break after participating in joint military exercises in the country. kills 3 children, wounds 12 in north Afghanistan, 01 Dec 2015 09:05:44 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan police official says that an explosion has struck a group of children who were playing on the outskirts of a provincial capital in the country's north, killing three boys and wounding 12 children, four of them critically. pledges to be carbon neutral by 2021, 01 Dec 2015 09:45:40 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Monsanto Co. plans to make its operations carbon neutral by 2021, in part by working with farmers who use its products to help them reduce carbon emissions, the company's CEO told The Associated Press. in Planned Parenthood attack makes 1st appearance, 01 Dec 2015 08:36:21 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The man accused in the shooting rampage at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic made his first court appearance and learned that he will face first-degree murder charges in the deaths of three people killed in the standoff with police., Kosovar police detain 4 in terror plot, 01 Dec 2015 10:07:47 GMTMILAN (AP) — Authorities in Italy and Kosovo have detained four Kosovars suspected of making threats against the pope and a U.S. diplomat. bills would add secrecy to public records laws, 01 Dec 2015 08:24:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A proposed law meant to encourage companies to share information about cyberthreats with the U.S. government includes measures that could significantly limit what details, if any, the public can review about the program through federal and state public records laws. owned Man City in $400m Chinese investment deal, 01 Dec 2015 08:50:38 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — Abu-Dhabi owned Manchester City says a Chinese consortium is investing $400 million to buy 13 percent of the Premier League club's umbrella organization in a deal that values the business at $3 billion. urges lower tensions between Russia, Turkey, 01 Dec 2015 09:49:30 GMTPARIS (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling for a reduction in tensions between Turkey and Russia following Turkey's shoot-down of a Russian warplane. Angeles deputy describes rescuing newborn buried alive, 01 Dec 2015 08:34:22 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Adam Collette knelt on the asphalt and heard the muffled cries of a baby who had been buried alive. probes mystery boats carrying dead bodies off coast, 01 Dec 2015 09:28:38 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese authorities are investigating nearly a dozen wooden boats carrying decomposing bodies found drifting off the northwestern coast over the past month. talks get down to tough business of compromise, 01 Dec 2015 10:06:13 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — From deserts encroaching on African farmland to rising sea levels shrinking islands of the South Pacific, leaders of poor nations most affected by climate change are sharing their stories of global warming with leaders of some of the richest on Tuesday. urges Turkey, Russia to set tension aside, focus on IS, 01 Dec 2015 10:55:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — Aiming to head off a rift between major Mideast players, President Barack Obama urged Turkey and Russia on Tuesday to set aside tensions over the downing of a Russian warplane and focus on the common priority of defeating the Islamic State group.'s al-Qaida branch frees Lebanese soldiers held captive since 2014 as part of swap deal, 01 Dec 2015 08:24:33 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's al-Qaida branch frees Lebanese soldiers held captive since 2014 as part of swap deal.'s major banks pass stress tests, 01 Dec 2015 10:11:42 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Bank of England says the country's seven biggest lenders have passed stress tests designed to see if they can withstand a slump in the global economy. racing to rum, things to know about year-end tax breaks, 01 Dec 2015 08:57:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's December, when Congress typically passes a last-minute package of temporary tax breaks, sparing millions of businesses and individuals from unwanted tax increases just weeks before the start of filing season. California water savings take a dip in October, 01 Dec 2015 09:14:25 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California's latest water conservation may not appear as impressive as in past months, but a state official said that residents are exceeding a long-term order to save water during drought. Latest: Hollande meets African leaders on climate needs, 01 Dec 2015 08:54:57 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local: probe: Rudder control problem led to AirAsia crash, 01 Dec 2015 08:57:57 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian investigators say a faulty rudder control system and the pilots' response led to the crash of an AirAsia plane last year that killed all 162 people on board. of Alaska's capital found dead; police investigate, 01 Dec 2015 09:16:19 GMTJUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The newly-elected mayor of Alaska's capital city has been found dead. City gets $400M Chinese investment deal, 01 Dec 2015 09:43:40 GMTLONDON (AP) — Manchester City announced Tuesday that a Chinese consortium is investing $400 million to buy 13 percent of the Premier League club's umbrella organization in a deal that values the business at $3 billion. problem, pilot actions led to Indonesia AirAsia crash, 01 Dec 2015 09:56:56 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A rudder control system problem that had occurred 23 times in the previous 12 months coupled with the pilots' response led to last year's crash of an AirAsia plane that killed all 162 people on board, Indonesian investigators said Tuesday. proposed luxury resort where eagles soar stirs anger, 01 Dec 2015 09:13:03 GMTWARSAW, Va. (AP) — Twice a year, bald eagles from as far north as Canada and as far south as Florida flock by the thousands to a stretch of the Rappahannock River in Virginia for an all-you-can-eat buffet. They perch in trees atop pale cliffs rising along this river to the Chesapeake Bay and dive bomb the waters for shad, catfish, stripers and even waterfowl. air pollution reaches hazardous levels, 01 Dec 2015 08:55:55 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Schools in the Chinese capital kept students indoors and parents brought their kids to hospitals with breathing ailments Tuesday as Beijing grappled with extremely severe air pollution for the fifth straight day.