FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 02 May 2016 05:41:15 -07:00The Latest: Solar plane leaves California for Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47be972c69714a65b00e8c4694720d95Mon, 02 May 2016 12:16:18 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from California to Arizona in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47be972c69714a65b00e8c4694720d95German intel chief says terrorism threat "highly complex"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d9c0d2ece604ff48c8e5eb3e17b4af6Mon, 02 May 2016 11:48:42 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the deadly attacks in Paris and Brussels show the "highly complex" nature of the terrorism threat facing Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d9c0d2ece604ff48c8e5eb3e17b4af6Authorities investigate after suspect stunned by police dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b0b69696a09419a81aa0d6549e58c92Mon, 02 May 2016 11:50:26 GMTANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a suspect, who police say was intoxicated, died at a hospital after being stunned by officers during his arrest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b0b69696a09419a81aa0d6549e58c92Mystery solved? Australian says he's Bitcoin founderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d38344709a14d8c8b91d731fc7457d7Mon, 02 May 2016 11:16:01 GMTLONDON (AP) — An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, apparently ending one of the biggest mysteries in the tech world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d38344709a14d8c8b91d731fc7457d7Feud over artistic independence threatens Asian film festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5130c11f0194414dae0ee047d1270d06Mon, 02 May 2016 12:21:32 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The future of Asia's largest, most-awaited film festival is in question as South Korean filmmakers threaten to boycott the red carpet over what they view as government interference.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5130c11f0194414dae0ee047d1270d06Prosecutor: Death penalty possible for man in boater's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac7f8ef9475c466fa37a8b36082c151fMon, 02 May 2016 11:15:56 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A 36-year-old man could face the death penalty in the death of a boater who went missing while traveling from Gulf Shores, Alabama, to the Florida Panhandle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac7f8ef9475c466fa37a8b36082c151fWildfires sweep through mountain forests in north Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3e408743b3c49e6be78809d1ecd5ebbMon, 02 May 2016 11:43:55 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive wildfires that have killed at least seven people in recent weeks were burning through pine forests in the mountains of northern India on Monday, including parts of two tiger reserves.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3e408743b3c49e6be78809d1ecd5ebbIran criticizes US presence in the Persian Gulfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c5bf056b80945e38c17155b36031ff7Mon, 02 May 2016 12:13:26 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Supreme Leader criticized the U.S. presence in the Persian Gulf region on Monday, saying American forces should go back to the Bay of Pigs, state media reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c5bf056b80945e38c17155b36031ff72 new e-books offer free excerpts of upcoming workshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e509f3ad14124cd199b08406fd37e211Mon, 02 May 2016 12:00:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Free digital excerpts from upcoming works by Ann Patchett, Christina Baker Kline and T. Coraghessan Boyle are among more than 100 offerings in the preview releases "Buzz Books 2016: Fall/Winter" and "Buzz Books 2016: Young Adult Fall/Winter."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e509f3ad14124cd199b08406fd37e211Monkey bars alert: Playground concussions are on the risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c96768c84db542f4bb88aa48008ce033Mon, 02 May 2016 12:21:56 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c96768c84db542f4bb88aa48008ce033Iraqi officials: Car bombing in Baghdad kills at least 13 Shiite pilgrims commemorating death anniversary of revered Shiite imamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8afdbb2a2d924e7b972f10cd919b7598Mon, 02 May 2016 10:53:32 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials: Car bombing in Baghdad kills at least 13 Shiite pilgrims commemorating death anniversary of revered Shiite imam.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8afdbb2a2d924e7b972f10cd919b7598OMG! Secretary of state says no selfies in the voting boothhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0acb6f3ccc04d999c919b5855f5a368Mon, 02 May 2016 11:45:13 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — If you want to share your voting experience on social media, you'll have to find some way other than taking a photo in the voting booth. West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant says it's forbidden.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0acb6f3ccc04d999c919b5855f5a368Gannett tells Tribune shareholders not to vote for boardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea5c935f5b6440e6a1de26e9a292dfebMon, 02 May 2016 12:29:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gannett is escalating its pursuit of buy rival newspaper company Tribune, telling shareholders of Tribune not to vote for board members up for election in June.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea5c935f5b6440e6a1de26e9a292dfebHelicopter gives no mayday call before fatal crash in Norwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a85087f9a3043dba7ce7fab52d5a166Mon, 02 May 2016 11:41:15 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — A Norwegian investigator says the oil-rig helicopter that crashed in Norway, killing 13 people, gave no mayday call or indicated it was in trouble.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a85087f9a3043dba7ce7fab52d5a166Solar plane takes off from California for Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/687d10a78ae347f095f40d4288b3aff3Mon, 02 May 2016 12:21:05 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane took off from California for Arizona early Monday to continue its journey around the world using only energy from the sun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/687d10a78ae347f095f40d4288b3aff3Iran urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsulahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e881a3e4ff54d87b6b7e02b1f6b265bMon, 02 May 2016 11:19:15 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Monday pushed for a Korean peninsula free of nuclear weapons, the official IRNA news agency reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e881a3e4ff54d87b6b7e02b1f6b265bHundreds gather in Hong Kong to protest editor's dismissalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18925b51befa4f4fbe62bad68db9f0d3Mon, 02 May 2016 11:14:09 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Around 400 people gathered in Hong Kong on Monday to protest a veteran newspaper editor's dismissal that triggered concerns about press freedom in the semiautonomous Chinese territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18925b51befa4f4fbe62bad68db9f0d3Iraq: Car bombing kills at least 13 pilgrims in Baghdadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/accfe75d248845c18d08dbfd3523ee9dMon, 02 May 2016 12:25:31 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An explosives-laden car detonated on Monday in the Iraqi capital, killing at least 13 Shiite pilgrims who were commemorating the anniversary of the death of a revered imam, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/accfe75d248845c18d08dbfd3523ee9dBuffett says drugmaker Valeant had flawed business modelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffc3b6bfebed4f8da703dfe0972aa9b2Mon, 02 May 2016 12:11:59 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says Valeant Pharmaceuticals' practices were flawed, so he declined to invest Berkshire Hathaway's money in the company.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffc3b6bfebed4f8da703dfe0972aa9b2The Latest: Kerry says work underway to restore Syria trucehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d49ef31e60e442a39a00a6b62b0dc967Mon, 02 May 2016 12:09:58 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d49ef31e60e442a39a00a6b62b0dc967Great Escape: 19 lab monkeys escape, all recapturedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4620048271d847659791314960ed82adMon, 02 May 2016 12:05:34 GMTYEMASSEE, S.C. (AP) — Nineteen monkeys made a break from a compound on the South Carolina coast, but freedom was fleeting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4620048271d847659791314960ed82adSick-out by teachers closes most of Detroit's public schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d6d623860064be28c5b5c3682534eadMon, 02 May 2016 10:50:46 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Most of Detroit's public schools were closed Monday after the teachers union urged members to call out sick following a weekend announcement that the district wouldn't be able to pay its teachers starting this summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d6d623860064be28c5b5c3682534eadThe Latest: Red Cross says aid delivered to Syria townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd20f6fc91864314a6f224ff8161fb81Mon, 02 May 2016 12:03:22 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd20f6fc91864314a6f224ff8161fb81Judge to consider request to move hot car death trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e4685c45419496294a026f9ab396d41Mon, 02 May 2016 10:35:45 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A judge is expected to consider whether to move the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e4685c45419496294a026f9ab396d41Buffett says election is important but won't damage economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ae359677b664410885c8b8128cd52c3Mon, 02 May 2016 12:06:21 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says choosing the next president will be important for the world, but it won't derail the U.S. economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ae359677b664410885c8b8128cd52c3Syrian-Australian suspect arrested in north Lebanonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8598eb67444dd8a4fa43ca5957c699Mon, 02 May 2016 10:37:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese authorities have arrested a dual Syrian-Australian national in northern Lebanon on suspicion of terrorism, Lebanese security officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8598eb67444dd8a4fa43ca5957c699Alabama governor, senator urge TVA to sell unfinished nukehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e150d2bc976543baaa4c3526ba2bfd67Mon, 02 May 2016 12:20:17 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and Sen. Richard Shelby are among those urging the Tennessee Valley Authority to sell its unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plant, where more than four decades of work hasn't produced a watt of electricity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e150d2bc976543baaa4c3526ba2bfd67Wealth question hangs over Filipino mayor's presidential runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d07ed8bc638244a394fb7fcceb96235fMon, 02 May 2016 11:57:50 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Allegations that the Philippine presidential election front-runner had a large sum of money in an undeclared bank account were not resolved Monday, allowing the issue to hang over the final week of the closely fought race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d07ed8bc638244a394fb7fcceb96235f1st hearing set for Prince's estate in suburban Minneapolishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/069dbc7e230c41fab32ca170595d8b85Mon, 02 May 2016 11:48:30 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince's estate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/069dbc7e230c41fab32ca170595d8b85Sick-out by teachers shuts nearly all Detroit public schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a40e19016b6e4e0fbabe0d30d102ef80Mon, 02 May 2016 11:32:33 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nearly all of Detroit's public schools were closed Monday after the teachers union urged members to call out sick following a weekend announcement that the district wouldn't be able to pay its teachers starting this summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a40e19016b6e4e0fbabe0d30d102ef80Germany wants to extend border controls for another 6 monthshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/929f7e899fb24249a0e9ac2a64ca4111Mon, 02 May 2016 11:08:55 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany and some other EU countries are planning to ask the EU Commission for an extension of border controls within the Schengen passport-free travel zone for another six months because they fear a new wave of migrants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/929f7e899fb24249a0e9ac2a64ca4111Cosmo editor Joanna Coles writing guide to modern lovehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9bc3d1df6f5454599990297f11db14aMon, 02 May 2016 11:18:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Cosmopolitan Editor-in-Chief Joanna Coles is working on a "no-nonsense" guide to some very old subjects in a very new world: sex and intimacy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9bc3d1df6f5454599990297f11db14aBuffett praises Fed but warns of unintended consequenceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/332be05c0a6645288aba50921e78858fMon, 02 May 2016 10:52:29 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says the Federal Reserve and other policymakers are generally doing a good job, but it's difficult to predict all the effects of interest rates remaining low for this long.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/332be05c0a6645288aba50921e78858fEuropean stocks mixed after Asia falls; Tokyo down 3 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eef493965f624f31ae729bce4d997574Mon, 02 May 2016 11:46:10 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — European shares rose on Monday despite a poor start for the week in Asia, where the Tokyo benchmark fell more than 3 percent as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of new stimulus from Japan's central bank.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eef493965f624f31ae729bce4d997574LGBT inclusion in films static, diversity drops, study sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cf9acdbd84e455c81b3b2959893c05cMon, 02 May 2016 10:36:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD's annual study.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cf9acdbd84e455c81b3b2959893c05cItaly: Hague tribunal OKs marine's return from India for nowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93de56f277d047fbb13ab443bfd9b929Mon, 02 May 2016 12:15:27 GMTROME (AP) — An international tribunal in The Hague has decided that an Italian marine being held in India in the shooting deaths of two Indian fishermen mistaken for pirates can return home for the duration of arbitration, the Italian foreign ministry said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93de56f277d047fbb13ab443bfd9b929Swedish apartment building fire forces evacuation of 150http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bde891cea5a441bd9e9a980515bc7c22Mon, 02 May 2016 12:30:59 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish rescue workers say that an apartment building fire has forced the evacuation of more than 150 people as the blaze raged on the top floor, spreading from end to end along the 60-meter (200-foot) long building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bde891cea5a441bd9e9a980515bc7c22Markets Right Now: European stocks rise despite Asian drophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc358f0af1e437c80def7922ec440b5Mon, 02 May 2016 11:44:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc358f0af1e437c80def7922ec440b5Massacre survivors give Indonesian gov't list of mass graveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff6095d98ca4f99ac77291bbdfdfca7Mon, 02 May 2016 11:01:32 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Survivors of Indonesia's anti-communist massacres in 1965 submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government on Monday after the president called for an investigation into the killings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff6095d98ca4f99ac77291bbdfdfca7Kerry seeks path to calm in Syria, holds talks in Genevahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dc4899c9a04180bbcd0e787864d33cMon, 02 May 2016 12:34:35 GMTGENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday said that "several proposals" are being discussed aimed at finding a way to restore at least a partial truce in Syria amid continuing attacks in Aleppo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dc4899c9a04180bbcd0e787864d33cConfident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/954bef53edf24c5f8b56fb87cbbf893cMon, 02 May 2016 12:23:12 GMTLA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/954bef53edf24c5f8b56fb87cbbf893cEnergy explorers Haliburton and Baker Hughes abandon mergerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/553d95466c404347864efdaa68aa5e21Mon, 02 May 2016 12:02:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two companies crucial to the business of U.S. energy exploration — Haliburton and Baker Hughes — have abandoned their planned $34 billion merger.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/553d95466c404347864efdaa68aa5e21Tiny Nebraska town says no to 1,100 jobs, citing way of lifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9682bf56075340dc908e96148591f360Mon, 02 May 2016 11:26:40 GMTNICKERSON, Neb. (AP) — Half-ton pickup trucks crowd the curb outside the One Horse Saloon, a neon Coors Light sign in the window and rib-eye steaks on the menu, but otherwise Nickerson, Nebraska, is nearly silent on a spring evening, with only rumbling freight trains interrupting bird songs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9682bf56075340dc908e96148591f360Buffett still likes big stakes in Coke, American Expresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed6fe2d9dfe54c8aa2c1b1f6b3a90211Mon, 02 May 2016 11:31:47 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett says he would be willing to sell Berkshire Hathaway's big investments in American Express, Coca-Cola and other companies if he found a significantly better option, but he still believes in those companies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed6fe2d9dfe54c8aa2c1b1f6b3a90211Review: The Titanic and WWI inspire Brian Eno's 'The Ship'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b6ad33de1b2439f8ad921cb28cefd90Mon, 02 May 2016 12:24:27 GMTBrian Eno, "The Ship" (Warp Records)http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b6ad33de1b2439f8ad921cb28cefd90Closing arguments set in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ea1be9a4a54a49aff059c76ecfffcdMon, 02 May 2016 11:51:31 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The trial of alleged "Grim Sleeper" Lonnie Franklin Jr. headed to a close Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer who stalked women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic, then laid low for 14 years before renewing the grisly sex attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ea1be9a4a54a49aff059c76ecfffcdFirst US cruise in decades set to arrive in Havanahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd9ad24f51a6437386dc8d02a42045cdMon, 02 May 2016 11:20:59 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years was crossing the Florida Straits from Miami to Havana on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that once represented a half-century of Cold War hostility.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd9ad24f51a6437386dc8d02a42045cdIraq: Car bombing kills at least 18 pilgrims in Baghdadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af79153f92d44ab2b94bf9939c5a00efMon, 02 May 2016 12:36:54 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — An explosives-laden car detonated on Monday in the Iraqi capital, killing at least 18 Shiite pilgrims who were commemorating the anniversary of the death of a revered imam, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af79153f92d44ab2b94bf9939c5a00ef1 dead in shooting at New Jersey college frat househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542371ae24774b0285442ab7a5b21434Mon, 02 May 2016 12:27:38 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A shooting at a fraternity house near the New Jersey Institute of Technology has left one person dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542371ae24774b0285442ab7a5b21434The Latest: Sick-out by Detroit teachers shuts most schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f42035a992e84e648397f2388c83d2d5Mon, 02 May 2016 11:31:04 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the sick-out by teachers that's closed dozens of Detroit schools on Monday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f42035a992e84e648397f2388c83d2d5