FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 May 2017 13:52:11 -07:00Florida Highway Patrol dealing with trooper shortage, 26 May 2017 20:19:39 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The number of speeding tickets issued by the Florida Highway Patrol has dropped for three straight years as the agency deals with a shortage of troopers. Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80s, 26 May 2017 20:14:48 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who is in prison for the 1982 killing of a toddler has been charged with murder in the death of an infant a year earlier, and authorities said Friday that they think she may have killed up to 60 young children around that time. tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992, 26 May 2017 19:52:27 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Declaring "justice prevailed," a Michigan man walked out of prison for the first time in 25 years, freed after new tests showed that the bullets presented as evidence at his trial weren't the ones taken from the body of the victim. Latest: Tom Morello, Josh Brolin eulogize Chris Cornell, 26 May 2017 20:38:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local): 2 Chinese jets conduct unsafe intercept of Navy aircraft, 26 May 2017 19:59:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two Chinese aircraft conducted an unprofessional intercept of a U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said Friday, marking the second time in about a week that the U.S. has complained about unsafe Chinese operations in the region. athletic official suspended in sex harassment case, 26 May 2017 19:47:57 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A University of Minnesota athletics administrator accused of sexual harassment will be suspended without pay for two weeks and demoted to resolve the latest black eye for the department. California workers hurt in partial building site collapse, 26 May 2017 19:43:32 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Officials say scaffolding and wet concrete apparently gave way at a building site in the San Francisco Bay Area, injuring at least 19 workers. Latest: Trump condemns Egypt attack, 26 May 2017 19:40:39 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): district changes rule to allow feathers on grad caps, 26 May 2017 19:37:24 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — A northern Nevada school district has tentatively reversed a long-standing policy that would have prohibited Native American students from wearing eagle feathers on their graduation caps. considers altering, killing marriage-license bill, 26 May 2017 20:17:12 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Lawyers and lawmakers are ramping up efforts to alter or kill the Louisiana law that kept a foreign-born U.S. citizen from getting a marriage license because he couldn't produce a birth certificate. Johnson, author of 'Jesus' Son,' dead at 67, 26 May 2017 19:44:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Denis Johnson, the prize-winning fiction writer, poet and playwright best known for his surreal and transcendent story collection "Jesus' Son," has died at age 67. higher, livestock mixed, 26 May 2017 19:22:43 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Cocaine plot included submarines, planes, 26 May 2017 19:18:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors in New York say a drug trafficker plotted to move U.S.-bound cocaine between South and Central America with submarines and planes. say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians, 26 May 2017 19:22:50 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians. professor arrested in beatings at California rally, 26 May 2017 19:57:31 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A former San Francisco Bay Area college professor has been arrested for allegedly beating at least three people during violent clashes between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month, police said Friday. Latest: Police: Facebook posts led to Comicon arrest, 26 May 2017 20:00:38 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on an arrest at Phoenix Comicon (all times local): Latest: Aviator killed in Vietnam comes home for burial, 26 May 2017 20:46:03 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the arrival of the remains of a Vietnam War casualty in San Diego for burial (all times local): ride maturity, resilience back to Stanley Cup Final, 26 May 2017 20:12:55 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Chris Kunitz stood shoulder to shoulder at center ice as midnight approached, crowd on its feet, Prince of Wales Trophy in hand. Another shot at the Stanley Cup in the offing. Latest: Cornell memorial opens with 'The Promise', 26 May 2017 19:59:10 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local): faces records request backlog as Pence drags feet, 26 May 2017 19:54:42 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana governor's office faces a backlog of public records requests largely stemming from Vice President Mike Pence's tenure, and the delay has been exacerbated by Pence's refusal to give his successor digital access to his emails, including those sent from a private AOL account he sometimes used to conduct state business. rig count rises 7 this week to 908; Colorado up 5, 26 May 2017 19:27:16 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by seven this week to 908. Latest: Egypt strikes back after attack on Copts, 26 May 2017 19:17:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt (all times local):'s key role in Trump orbit subjects him to scrutiny, 26 May 2017 20:33:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Jared Kushner's outsized role in his father-in-law's campaign and now his presidency, plus connections along the way with Russian interests, make him a seemingly obvious person that investigators would want to know more about and possibly speak with as they probe links between Moscow and associates of President Donald Trump. calls Trump's budget a mean-spirited 'con', 26 May 2017 19:48:25 GMTWELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — Hillary Clinton peppered her Wellesley College commencement address Friday with barbs aimed at her rival in last year's presidential election, criticizing President Donald Trump's budget proposal as a mean-spirited "con." leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda, 26 May 2017 19:33:39 GMTTAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies on Friday put pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do more to stop the spread of "hateful ideology," appealing to their sense of social responsibility to more swiftly identify and remove terror propaganda. cab drivers killed in Mexican tourist destination, 26 May 2017 20:39:37 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Drug violence may be behind the killing of four taxi drivers in the picturesque central Mexican town of San Miguel de Allende, a popular tourism destination that is home to thousands of American retirees, authorities said Thursday. Latest: Swan statue stolen by naked man has been found, 26 May 2017 19:27:34 GMTLAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the stolen swan statue in Florida (all times local): braces for change, promotes younger drivers, 26 May 2017 20:40:54 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No one needs a spotter to see this coming. raises questions about Kentucky governor, mansion, 26 May 2017 20:04:41 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The head of a Kentucky government watchdog group said Friday he's seeking an investigation into Gov. Matt Bevin's connection to a Louisville-area mansion that sold for nearly a million dollars below market value. reaches agreement with former Patrick sponsor, 26 May 2017 20:44:24 GMTStewart-Haas Racing and snack company Nature's Bakery have agreed to settle a $31 million breach-of-contract lawsuit the team had filed in a dispute with Danica Patrick's former sponsor. criticizes German trade surplus, again, 26 May 2017 19:34:25 GMTTAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — President Donald Trump has criticized Germany's trade surplus with the United States, drawing attention to a contentious issue at a summit of world leaders where trade is already a sticking point.'s budget dismays families hit by drug addiction crisis, 26 May 2017 20:10:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — He slept next to his son's ashes most nights back when Kraig Moss first met Donald Trump. condemns attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt, blames 'evil organizations of terror' and 'thuggish ideology', 26 May 2017 19:26:29 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — Trump condemns attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt, blames 'evil organizations of terror' and 'thuggish ideology' top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store, 26 May 2017 19:51:59 GMTiTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending May 26, 2017: stocks stand still after 6-day push to record highs, 26 May 2017 19:34:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed Friday afternoon in quiet trading ahead of the Memorial Day holiday. Household goods companies are rising as beauty products makers Ulta and Coty climb. Technology companies, which have led the market's recent rally, are slightly lower. Indexes remain near record highs following a six-day winning streak., Mantegna to host Memorial Day concert in DC, 26 May 2017 19:24:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Actors Laurence Fishburne and Joe Mantegna are set to host the Memorial Day concert in Washington. Latest: Lawyer says Kushner wants to cooperate in probe, 26 May 2017 20:10:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Russia investigations (all times local): wants accounting from man accused in wife's killing, 26 May 2017 19:42:25 GMTROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut probate judge has given a man charged with killing his wife 60 days to detail what he did with her finances in the 17 months since her death. 'evolving' on climate action, pressured by Europeans, 26 May 2017 20:14:24 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — Forceful face-to-face talks this week with fellow world leaders left President Donald Trump "more knowledgeable" and with "evolving" views about the global climate accord he's threatened to abandon, a top White House official said Friday. Trump also was impressed by their arguments about how crucial U.S. leadership is in supporting international efforts. Man charged with drawing, buying people's blood, 26 May 2017 19:40:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland man was paying people to draw their blood and storing the blood in large quantities in an abandoned apartment in Washington. holds onto Montana seat, yet both parties optimistic, 26 May 2017 19:18:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats found cause for optimism Friday even as the GOP candidate, facing last-minute assault charges, held onto Montana's sole House seat. Latest: Colorado governor says oil blasts unrelated, 26 May 2017 19:45:52 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Latest on a fatal oil tank fire in northern Colorado (all times local): PLAYS: Conforto king of NY over Judge?, 26 May 2017 20:22:31 GMTWhile everyone is enamored with Aaron Judge, there is another New York ballplayer that might be better. No Confederate flag T-shirt in officer's retrial, 26 May 2017 19:39:39 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The jury in the murder retrial of a white Ohio police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist will not see the officer's undershirt depicting a Confederate battle flag, because a judge ruled Friday that the garment is too prejudicial. reappears at Wellesley, again at a crossroads, 26 May 2017 20:04:55 GMTNearly a half-century after she first declared herself to the world as a young woman unafraid to ruffle feathers and challenge authority, Hillary Clinton was back at the very same podium at Wellesley College. And once again, she was at a crossroads in her life.'s budget cuts West Coast quake warning system funding, 26 May 2017 19:24:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget proposal would cut federal funding for an earthquake early warning system for California, Oregon and Washington state, a development that seismology experts and some local leaders say would be the end of the project. to rule next week on DNA bid in radio host's killing, 26 May 2017 20:37:50 GMTMAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A judge says he will rule next week on prosecutors' request to order a DNA sample from the former husband of a popular radio host who was shot to death five years ago. Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed, 26 May 2017 20:30:29 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — When a Haitian teenager alleged that she had been raped and sodomized by a Sri Lankan peacekeeper, the government here dispatched a high-ranking general suspected of war crimes to lead the investigation. of Brazil's president looking to future amid scandal, 26 May 2017 20:28:50 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Key leaders in the governing coalition of embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer are now speculating about who might replace him if he is forced from office by a corruption scandal — frank talk that underscores his fragile grasp on power. Latest: Egypt strikes bases in Libya after Copts attack, 26 May 2017 19:45:59 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt (all times local):