FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 May 2016 02:55:49 -07:00UN envoy says talks to resume in Kuwait on ending Yemen war, 04 May 2016 09:08:41 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — The U.N. envoy trying to negotiate an end to the war in Yemen says peace talks will resume in Kuwait. the next sport of the modern age: Drone racing, 04 May 2016 07:50:04 GMTHAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — Decked out in high-tech goggles, pilot Steve Zoumas dives low and sees the final gate zooming toward him: a 20-foot-tall metal-framed box ringed with neon. Boom! His sight goes black. The crowd lets out a collective "Whoa!" as pieces of his aircraft, which has just smashed into a concrete barrier, go flying. report: Crime dropped overall in nation's schools, 04 May 2016 07:25:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation. Trump wins, Clinton exploring how to win over Republicans, 04 May 2016 07:20:05 GMTATHENS, Ohio (AP) — With Donald Trump all but clinching the Republican nomination for president, Hillary Clinton is beginning to explore ways to woo Republicans turned off by the brash billionaire. visiting Flint for first time since water crisis began, 04 May 2016 07:27:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is set to meet with residents of Flint, Michigan, to hear how they're managing after lead from old pipes tainted their drinking water. Francisco officials save backyard pine tree from the ax, 04 May 2016 08:00:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A spindly pine tree standing all alone in a tiny backyard became an official landmark Tuesday in San Francisco, a city that boasts such picturesque sights as the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. Army says troops lost their way, went off cliff, 04 May 2016 07:02:42 GMTDENVER (AP) — An Army vehicle took the wrong road in the dark and was making a U-turn when it tumbled 250 feet off a cliff at a Colorado training range last year, killing one soldier and injuring five, according to a recently released investigative report., Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign, 04 May 2016 09:08:46 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Once dismissed as a fringe contender, businessman Donald Trump now is all but certain to lead the Republican Party into the fall presidential campaign against Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton — a stunning political triumph for a first-time candidate whose appeal to frustrated voters was widely underestimated., murder leaves Navajo community heartbroken, 04 May 2016 08:21:41 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The stranger walked with 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike into the hills of a remote area of the Navajo Nation known for its breathtaking views and the monolithic rock outcropping that stands as a beacon for miles., home of Elvis, receives 20 millionth paid visitor, 04 May 2016 07:33:00 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The operators of Graceland say the Memphis tourist attraction centered on the life and music of Elvis Presley has received its 20 millionth paid visitor. poll: Indiana GOP voters pick Trump, but party divided, 04 May 2016 07:15:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump called for GOP unity after his Indiana primary victory Tuesday night, but exit polls suggest he's facing a significant intraparty rift. policeman accused of sexually assaulting girl, 04 May 2016 07:23:09 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say a five-year veteran of the San Antonio Police Department is suspected of sexually assaulting a girl on a nearly weekly basis for about four years. college system bars team travel to North Carolina, 04 May 2016 06:25:49 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state university system is prohibiting athletics teams from traveling to tournaments in North Carolina this spring after that state passed a law limiting LGBT protections. Strike keeps El Mundo newspaper off streets, 04 May 2016 09:05:54 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain's second-largest newspaper, El Mundo, has not appeared in news kiosks owing to a strike over planned layoffs. It is the first time the newspaper's publication has been hit by a stoppage since its foundation in 1989. ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims, 04 May 2016 08:56:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's military has dispatched ships and planes — even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. loses Chinese lawsuit over iPhone name, 04 May 2016 08:56:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Apple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on wallets and handbags. goaltender Murray stealing the show for Penguins, 04 May 2016 06:51:57 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Murray isn't in the mood to think about what it all means, this ride that he's on. The NHL's best team on the other side of the ice. His mentor watching from bench. An arena chanting his name. Dutch Shell first quarter earnings down 58 percent., 04 May 2016 07:36:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell said first-quarter earnings plunged 58 percent as depressed oil prices create "hugely challenging times" for the energy industry. countries could face fines for rejected refugees, 04 May 2016 08:00:51 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union countries that refuse to accept refugees under proposals to overhaul the EU's failed asylum laws could face large fines for each asylum seeker. Algerian paper faces closure threat, 04 May 2016 08:49:43 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Independent Algerian newspaper El Khabar is facing likely closure after the government cracked down on its ad revenue and challenged its pending sale in court. bourbon trail offers a lesson for reviving racing's fans, 04 May 2016 06:47:03 GMTMIDWAY, Ky. (AP) — Camera-toting visitors to the grounds at Three Chimneys Farm can get a glimpse of the pampered lives of thoroughbred stallions — the star attractions that frolic in lush paddocks or relax in stately stalls when they aren't in the breeding shed. army chief confirms death sentences for 11 Taliban, 04 May 2016 08:23:55 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's army chief signed off on the death sentences of 11 members of the Taliban convicted of terrorism, kidnappings, attacks on civilians as well as assaults on police and army officers, an army statement said. commander threatens to close Strait of Hormuz to US, 04 May 2016 09:33:36 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The deputy commander of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard said Iranian forces will close the strategic Strait of Hormuz to the United States and its allies if they "threaten" the Islamic Republic, Iranian state media reported on Wednesday. Latest: Paris police, protesters scuffle over migrants, 04 May 2016 09:01:49 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the wave of migration from the Middle East and elsewhere (all times local): in the News, 04 May 2016 07:00:49 GMT"Ted Cruz — I don't know if he likes me or he doesn't like me — but he is one hell of a competitor." — Donald Trump after he all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked Cruz out of the race. to name Stonewall 1st national monument for gay rights, 04 May 2016 07:29:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New York's iconic Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement took root, will become the first national monument honoring the history of gays and lesbians in the U.S. under a proposal President Barack Obama is preparing to approve. state media say rebel shelling kills 3 in Aleppo, 04 May 2016 08:47:28 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media say three people have been killed in renewed rebel shelling of government-held areas in the deeply contested northern city of Aleppo. sulfur miners brave volcano, fumes, earn pennies, 04 May 2016 06:22:13 GMTKAWAH IJEN, Indonesia (AP) — Stunning Mount Ijen in eastern Java draws tourists by day and hundreds of sulfur miners by night. They endure toxic fumes and backbreaking loads to earn pennies hauling out a substance used to bleach sugar and vulcanize rubber. Supreme Court recognizes gay couples in divorce law, 04 May 2016 08:08:31 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Supreme Court of Virginia has ruled that a person doesn't need to pay alimony to a former spouse if the payee is in a new relationship with a member of the same sex., Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in October, 04 May 2016 06:16:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — It could be Woodstock 47 years later, only the drug of choice might be antacid — a weekend concert event featuring some of the greatest musical acts of the 1960s. Defense Sec'y Carter: Campaign against IS 'far from over', 04 May 2016 08:34:30 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — The combat death of an American Navy SEAL in Iraq shows that despite recent gains against the Islamic State in Iraq, "this fight is far from over," U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday. town's first liquor store in more than 40 years opens, 04 May 2016 08:08:06 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska town's first liquor store in more than 40 years has opened, and the police chief there worries he won't have enough officers to handle an expected spike in alcohol-related calls. the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 million, 04 May 2016 09:14:58 GMTLONDON (AP) — A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that is the largest discovered in more than a century could sell for more than $70 million. growth in 'low gear' at start of Q2, 04 May 2016 08:27:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — A closely monitored survey is pointing to waning growth in the 19-country eurozone at the start of the second quarter of the year. SEAL killed in Iraq was close to disgraced grandfather, 04 May 2016 07:52:00 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — He was a former Phoenix high school star distance runner who was the grandson of an Arizona financier involved in the 1980s savings and loan scandal. military singer performs on South China Sea island, 04 May 2016 06:50:14 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's military this week sent a famed singer of patriotic anthems to perform before navy officers and construction workers on a newly created island in a disputed section of the South China Sea, underscoring its growing confidence in asserting its maritime claims. bomb attack in southeast Turkey kills 1, wounds 6, 04 May 2016 08:02:56 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says a soldier was killed and six others were wounded in a car bomb attack against their outpost in southeastern Turkey. oil prices, freight rates hit Maersk group's Q1 profits, 04 May 2016 06:56:30 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk says first-quarter underlying profit plunged to $224 million from $1.5 billion a year earlier, with all sectors showing a drop in performance except drilling and tanker shipping services. America says he isn't afraid of superhero fatigue, 04 May 2016 09:20:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Captain America: Civil War" star Chris Evans isn't worried about superhero fatigue at the cineplex. OFF: Trout shatters slump; King Felix aims for top, 04 May 2016 06:49:50 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: teachers ending 2-day sick-out, fighting legislation, 04 May 2016 07:45:23 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Detroit schools are expected to reopen Wednesday after teachers who had called out sick for two days received assurances from the financially struggling district that they would continue to be paid. countries could face hefty fines for rejected refugees, 04 May 2016 08:55:26 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union countries that refuse to accept refugees under proposals to overhaul the EU's failed asylum laws could face large fines for each asylum seeker rejected. Dutch Shell first quarter earnings down 58 percent, 04 May 2016 08:04:54 GMTLONDON (AP) — Oil company Royal Dutch Shell said first-quarter earnings plunged 58 percent as depressed crude prices create "hugely challenging times" for the energy industry. growth in 'low gear' at start of second quarter, 04 May 2016 09:37:19 GMTLONDON (AP) — As winter turned to spring, the eurozone economy appears to have lost some — but by no means all — of the momentum that saw it grow faster than the U.S. in the first quarter of the year. Muslim Albanians jailed for recruiting for terror groups, 04 May 2016 07:25:01 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — An Albanian court has sentenced nine Muslims to jail terms ranging from seven to 18 years for inciting terror, recruiting and sending more than 70 men to join rebel groups in Syria. not crying foul over LeBron's lack of free throws, 04 May 2016 06:50:39 GMTINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue celebrated his 39th birthday on Tuesday and proudly showed off a few gray hairs — silvery-speckled souvenirs of job-related stress. governor defies party politics with pair of vetoes, 04 May 2016 07:20:19 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Republican governor rejected the two top priorities of a legislature controlled by his own party this year, defying election year politics in a deep red state. Douglas promotes peace and disarmament through art, 04 May 2016 06:56:39 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Actor Michael Douglas says the winning posters in a global competition to commemorate the first U.N. General Assembly resolution 70 years ago calling for the abolition of nuclear weapons "instantly create a universal message of peace." stocks lower on growth concern, 04 May 2016 09:02:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday after weaker Chinese manufacturing and a cut in Europe's growth outlook fueled fears about the global economy. court rules local company can use iPhone name, 04 May 2016 06:36:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Apple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on its products.