FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 May 2016 03:38:29 -07:00In Gawker fight, Hogan has billionaire in his corner, 26 May 2016 10:05:02 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Hulk Hogan's courtroom cage match with Gawker has apparently been bankrolled by a high-tech billionaire with a grudge against the news-and-gossip site. UK immigration figures fuel raging EU debate, 26 May 2016 09:11:09 GMTLONDON (AP) — Official figures show Britain gained 333,000 people through immigration in 2015 — a near-historic high, though level from the year before. stocks higher on oil boost, 26 May 2016 09:55:41 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly higher Thursday after oil prices hit $50 a barrel for the first time since November. says world leaders are 'rattled' by Trump; says GOP candidate displays ignorance, cavalier attitude, 26 May 2016 09:46:53 GMTSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Obama says world leaders are 'rattled' by Trump; says GOP candidate displays ignorance, cavalier attitude. PM asks protesters to stay home to aid Fallujah push, 26 May 2016 10:04:48 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister appealed on Thursday to Iraqis to postpone weekly Friday protests so that security forces can focus on a key military operation aimed at retaking the city of Fallujah from the Islamic State group. Supreme Court allows Italian marine to return home, 26 May 2016 09:15:36 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's Supreme Court ruled Thursday that an Italian marine can return home while a U.N. arbitration tribunal decides which nation should have jurisdiction in a case involving the fatal shootings of two Indian fishermen in 2012 in which he and another marine are implicated. World leaders rightfully 'rattled' by Trump, 26 May 2016 10:27:55 GMTSHIMA, Japan (AP) — President Barack Obama asserted Tuesday that foreign leaders are "rattled" by Donald Trump and have good reason to feel that way, as he accused the presumptive Republican presidential nominee of ignorance about world affairs.'s family taking legal action following his death, 26 May 2016 10:19:41 GMTMONACO (AP) — The family of Jules Bianchi is taking legal action against motorsport's governing body, the Marussia team and Formula One Management following the French driver's death from head injuries. vs. Sanders debate? The two are tossing idea around, 26 May 2016 08:55:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Chances are likely slim, but what about a Donald Trump-Bernie Sanders debate heading into the crucial June 7 California primary? helps fulfill long-dead Myanmar teen's last wish, 26 May 2016 08:39:59 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Dying from soldiers' bullets, the young protester told her father not to lay her soul to rest until democracy reigned in her homeland. It has taken 28 years, but it is done. Latest: French officials say energy supply won't run out, 26 May 2016 07:51:39 GMTLE HAVRE, France (AP) — The Latest on French labor dispute (all times local): elephant named in petition drive dies in Japan zoo, 26 May 2016 10:00:58 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An elderly elephant that set off a petition drive to move her out of her concrete pen in a small zoo in Japan died Thursday at age 69. Latest: Obama says G-7 leaders focus on economic growth, 26 May 2016 10:11:56 GMTISE, Japan (AP) — The latest news on the Group of Seven summit in Japan, where the leaders of the seven advanced economies are meeting for two days (all times local): Some 1,000 killed in attacks on hospitals in 2 years, 26 May 2016 08:11:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1,000 people have been killed worldwide in attacks on medical facilities in conflicts over the past two years in violation of humanitarian norms, the World Health Organization said in a report Thursday. Latest: In Gawker fight, Hogan has billionaire in corner, 26 May 2016 10:02:56 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker (all times local): is set for toughest National Spelling Bee ever, 26 May 2016 07:35:05 GMTOXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The final day of the Scripps National Spelling Bee could feature the most difficult words ever used in the competition. inflating new experimental room at space station, 26 May 2016 10:21:05 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It's pump-it-up day at the International Space Station. police probe Britons' 'Hitler salute' at Buchenwald, 26 May 2016 09:37:55 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities are investigating members of a British far-right group for posting a photo on social media showing themselves doing a "Hitler salute" at the former Buchenwald concentration camp. Things to Know for Today, 26 May 2016 10:11:09 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: academic rejects Israeli prize in "political choice", 26 May 2016 09:48:46 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A prominent British academic said Thursday she had turned down a prestigious Israeli award for political reasons, in what looked to be the latest attempt by Western activists to boycott the Jewish state. urges G-7 to avert another economic crisis, 26 May 2016 10:09:30 GMTISE, Japan (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies to avert another global crisis by forging a more urgent, coordinated response to the faltering global recovery. mob attacks Christian homes in Egyptian province, 26 May 2016 09:12:46 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A Muslim mob ransacked and torched seven Christian homes in a province south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, after rumors spread that a Christian man had an affair with a Muslim woman, according to a statement by the local Orthodox Coptic church. of players ready to shine in Champions League final, 26 May 2016 09:05:46 GMTMADRID (AP) — Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid are filled with players who are in top form ahead of Saturday's Champions League final. police hunt for opposition leader, waylay his car, 26 May 2016 08:42:08 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Armed security forces raided the headquarters of Cambodia's main opposition party and surrounded the car of its No. 2 leader Thursday in an apparent attempt to apprehend him, but left empty-handed after not finding him in either place, witnesses and officials said. top general visits Japan WWII chemical weapons site, 26 May 2016 10:20:11 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's top general urged Japan to speed up the disposal of leftover World War II chemical weapons on Thursday, a day before President Barack Obama is to visit a Japanese city destroyed by a U.S. nuclear bomb. injured in 3rd night of clashes over squat in Barcelona, 26 May 2016 08:18:13 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Police say 11 people were injured in a third consecutive night of clashes with protesters supporting squatters in Spain's northeastern city of Barcelona. Latest: French drivers ration gas, hope strikes fizzle, 26 May 2016 09:36:30 GMTLE HAVRE, France (AP) — The Latest on French labor dispute (all times local): in Mozambique, Mauritius to be analyzed by MH370 team, 26 May 2016 07:56:45 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Three pieces of debris found washed ashore in Mozambique and the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius will be examined by investigators in Australia to see if they came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, officials said Thursday. Strikes, protests, fuel blockades over labor reform, 26 May 2016 10:26:21 GMTLE HAVRE, France (AP) — With union activists disrupting fuel supplies, trains and nuclear plants, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls opened the door Thursday to possible changes in a labor bill that has sparked intensifying strikes and protests — but insisted the government will not abandon it. continues in trial of Alabama House speaker, 26 May 2016 07:40:52 GMTOPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Testimony is continuing in the ethics trial of the Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard. tries again with anti-doping law, 26 May 2016 10:26:09 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan lawmakers have supported proposed changes to anti-doping legislation in the hope that WADA will accept the law this time. to expand Africa operations, 26 May 2016 09:57:47 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Uber is expanding in Africa. testimony on future of a dangerous jail in New Orleans, 26 May 2016 07:43:47 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal court hearing is set to resume Thursday on whether operation of New Orleans' notoriously dangerous jail should be turned over to an independent third party. Lanka's Cabinet approves office to learn fate of missing, 26 May 2016 10:06:37 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A Sri Lanka government minister says the Cabinet has approved setting up an office to learn the fate of several thousands of people who went missing during the civil war the ended seven years ago. official: Plane crash deaths rare for visitors, 26 May 2016 08:36:57 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Two brothers from Oklahoma were among five people killed this week in a rare crash involving skydivers in Hawaii. Latest: Japan uses G-7 summit to hawk local specialties, 26 May 2016 08:31:49 GMTISE, Japan (AP) — The latest news on the Group of Seven summit in Japan, where the leaders of the seven advanced economies are meeting for two days (all times local): Rules proposed for school accountability, 26 May 2016 10:04:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Proposed federal guidelines would allow states to decide how to use a mix of test scores, academic growth and other measures like chronic absenteeism to identify failing schools and children who are struggling the most. say GOP convention protest area could foster clashes, 26 May 2016 09:17:20 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Organizers for two groups on opposite ends of the political spectrum are unhappy with a protest route designated for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, arguing it restricts their free-speech rights and creates the possibility of clashes.'s growing labor standoff: What could happen next?, 26 May 2016 09:39:26 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's Socialist President Francois Hollande is engaged in the biggest test of his presidency, facing months of protests and strikes against a labor law that are threatening nationwide fuel shortages. milestones beckon on Day 5 of the French Open, 26 May 2016 09:35:54 GMTPARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal can win his 200th Grand Slam match on Thursday if he beats Facundo Bagnis of Argentina in the second round of the French Open. chief says Turkey should meet visa terms, ignores threats, 26 May 2016 08:06:03 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says the EU expects Turkey to respect all conditions to secure visa-free travel for its citizens and has rejected what he called threats from Ankara. author wins time in Hemingway studio in Key West, 26 May 2016 07:54:04 GMTKEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — An Irish author has won a 10-day writing stint in Ernest Hemingway's former Key West study in Florida. traces arc of Hillary Clinton server, agency failures, 26 May 2016 07:45:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Eight days before Hillary Clinton took office as secretary of state in January 2009, an aide to former President Bill Clinton quietly registered a new internet address for the couple. That trivial but deliberate online purchase is the earliest known hint of the private email system that now plagues the presumptive Democratic nominee's presidential campaign. retrieve body of Dutch climber who died on Everest, 26 May 2016 09:44:27 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A helicopter on Thursday retrieved the body of a Dutch climber who died last week on Mount Everest, while attempts were being made to retrieve the bodies of two other climbers and to locate two more who went missing on the world's tallest mountain. state media promote rap song praising Karl Marx, 26 May 2016 10:13:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The latest hot topic for Chinese rappers is a bearded 19th century German philosopher who wrote a little book called "The Communist Manifesto."'s small businesses may hold key to EU vote, 26 May 2016 10:22:38 GMTLONDON (AP) — With sparks flying from a welder at work behind him, Simon Boyd's voice rises as he explains why he believes the United Kingdom should leave the European Union even though his company, REIDsteel, has put up buildings across the 28-nation bloc, from the Netherlands to Poland and Italy. brothers among dead in Hawaii skydiving plane crash, 26 May 2016 09:11:47 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Two brothers from Oklahoma were among five people killed this week in a rare crash involving skydivers in Hawaii. campsite trashed after fraternity, sorority trip, 26 May 2016 08:53:27 GMTREDDING, Calif. (AP) — A campsite that offers a serene getaway by a California lake was wrecked after about a thousand fraternity and sorority members left a half-mile-wide swath of trash, empty bottles, tents and coolers after an annual trip. Hispanics face ridicule from friends and family, 26 May 2016 07:40:40 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hispanic voters in Florida, New Mexico and California have waved Mexican flags and bashed Donald Trump piñatas — clashing with police, at times — to protest the Republican presidential contender's hard line approach to immigration. 'all indicators' confirm US killed Taliban leader, 26 May 2016 09:31:31 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — The foreign affairs adviser to Pakistan's prime minister says "all indicators" confirm that Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike in the country's southwest while travelling under a false name with a fake Pakistani identity document.