FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 04 May 2016 08:33:48 -07:00Group: 13 Peuhls killed in latest attacks in Malihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7a8b803e2624256bf902685613c9efeWed, 04 May 2016 14:53:13 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Pro-government militia killed four members of the Peuhl ethnic group in central Mali and then struck again at the funeral, killing nine more victims, a local community group said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7a8b803e2624256bf902685613c9efeReports of gunfire at Houston-area transportation companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b5e69a17cb646fb90890205f3849f75Wed, 04 May 2016 14:57:36 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Officers are responding to reports of gunfire at a transportation company near Houston.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b5e69a17cb646fb90890205f3849f75Western countries urge Kenya to take steps for smooth pollshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f17e59181cc24355a791181cb0174d9cWed, 04 May 2016 14:56:27 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Eleven representatives of western countries in Kenya say voters must have confidence that the electoral commission and judiciary are impartial and efficient ahead of polls next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f17e59181cc24355a791181cb0174d9cNY lawmakers, victims push for right to sue child molestershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b91ac275d2f449a0bae1671b3565fdd3Wed, 04 May 2016 14:30:24 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New Yorkers who were molested as children have joined lawmakers at an Albany rally to push for lifting the state's statute of limitations on suing abusers, saying the law closing the window at age 23 guarantees repeated victims.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b91ac275d2f449a0bae1671b3565fdd3Roaming gator tries to ring doorbell of South Carolina homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55b32939c34b4be2b07bca33d0e79d09Wed, 04 May 2016 14:41:38 GMTMONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — Apparently this was one alligator determined to meet the neighbors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55b32939c34b4be2b07bca33d0e79d09Aeropostale, one-time mall king, seeks bankruptcy protectionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688cba8f831b4976b47437ee59353735Wed, 04 May 2016 14:37:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Aeropostale, once the vibrant epicenter of the U.S. mall scene, is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and closing 20 percent of its stores in North America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688cba8f831b4976b47437ee59353735UK bows to pressure, will accept Syrian children from Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b16538b1e469441e94fc929d84ee1fcfWed, 04 May 2016 14:29:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's government bowed to pressure Wednesday and agreed to take in some unaccompanied children from Syria who have made their way to Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b16538b1e469441e94fc929d84ee1fcfDonald Trump to speak at North Dakota oil expo in Bismarckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f78114ab11d4e38b66d5f3d04b4c7fcWed, 04 May 2016 15:27:30 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has been tabbed as the keynote speaker for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference that will be held later this month in Bismarck, an oil industry group said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f78114ab11d4e38b66d5f3d04b4c7fcOhio university pays player $712K to settle concussion suithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fb094f7e1c64e14b6b0e3058c4b81a7Wed, 04 May 2016 15:25:39 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches and medical staff didn't pull him from practice right away after he suffered multiple concussions that led to a permanent brain injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fb094f7e1c64e14b6b0e3058c4b81a7Gaza sewage spill floods farmlandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56bb2b5f405145698a367ca5440988cbWed, 04 May 2016 15:06:04 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A sewage reservoir in Gaza has collapsed, flooding about 25 acres (10 hectares) of farmland and sending another warning about the worsening water and sewage crisis in the Hamas-run territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56bb2b5f405145698a367ca5440988cbGirl's abduction, death leave Navajo community heartbrokenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de09889bb4d473da8758207d66c6a88Wed, 04 May 2016 15:16:41 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de09889bb4d473da8758207d66c6a88Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Streethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70e137115faa4eaab6d62ac54122533bWed, 04 May 2016 15:25:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock indexes were lower for a second day early Wednesday, following a dismal report on job creation that gave investors concern over the state of the economy. The data followed a round of economic news out of China and Europe a day earlier that also suggested sluggish growth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70e137115faa4eaab6d62ac54122533bRomania: new culture minister sworn in amid opera disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b4c97cdea3f44b09622ecae0f2a401aWed, 04 May 2016 15:22:32 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's president has urged the country's new culture minister to resolve a major crisis at the country's main opera house that cost her predecessor his job.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b4c97cdea3f44b09622ecae0f2a401aFired employee kills co-worker, self at Houston-area companyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c5cb8989d3412597f8a6b2049c7cdcWed, 04 May 2016 15:22:50 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c5cb8989d3412597f8a6b2049c7cdcSheriff: Fired worker opens fire at Texas transportation company, killing 1 worker, injuring another before killing selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4ece5537a3842989f22fec8c0e11f04Wed, 04 May 2016 15:04:27 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Sheriff: Fired worker opens fire at Texas transportation company, killing 1 worker, injuring another before killing self.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4ece5537a3842989f22fec8c0e11f04Trump shifts to new campaign phase, dismisses GOP criticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7684b23618145cbb813f4fe04afec14Wed, 04 May 2016 15:01:20 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Donald Trump, the GOP presidential nomination virtually in hand, signaled a new phase of his outsider campaign on Wednesday that includes a search for a running mate with experience governing and outreach to one-time competitors in an effort to heal the fractured Republican Party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7684b23618145cbb813f4fe04afec14NATO alliance gets new supreme commanderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3054affbdce14b0e9e07fc1ea67784f0Wed, 04 May 2016 15:05:39 GMTCASTEAU, Belgium (AP) — NATO's new supreme allied commander, U.S. Army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, said Wednesday the alliance should consider what weaponry it could provide so Ukraine can better combat a pro-Moscow insurgency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3054affbdce14b0e9e07fc1ea67784f0The Latest: After veto, Georgia 'Campus carry' fight goes onhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ada10ec8b24ec788971f074fbcf45aWed, 04 May 2016 14:51:06 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's veto of a bill that would have allowed concealed handguns on college and universities (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ada10ec8b24ec788971f074fbcf45aMinnesota college system bars team travel to North Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d73b1c5e8ff74a3e9f5c818c535fc36fWed, 04 May 2016 14:47:29 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d73b1c5e8ff74a3e9f5c818c535fc36fICE backs away from bid for London Stock Exchangehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/477f09edbd1a4a389dfc2728e84c37f3Wed, 04 May 2016 15:01:42 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Intercontinental Exchange has jettisoned plans to acquire the London Stock Exchange.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/477f09edbd1a4a389dfc2728e84c37f3Video shows Cruz accidently elbowing wife in facehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3cce6a576da4fb3b3a04c99936ee7d5Wed, 04 May 2016 15:17:34 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An emotional group hug led Sen. Ted Cruz to inadvertently elbow his wife, Heidi, in the face moments after dropping out of the Republican presidential contest Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3cce6a576da4fb3b3a04c99936ee7d5Residents evacuated as fires threaten Canada oil sands townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ffb7d0536be4bf7ab33b78c0dd85836Wed, 04 May 2016 14:58:24 GMTFORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A wildfire forced the evacuation of the Canadian oil sands city of Fort McMurray, Alberta, destroying 80 percent of the homes in one neighborhood and extensively damaging property in a number of others, officials said Wednesday, warning that it could get worse in the coming hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ffb7d0536be4bf7ab33b78c0dd85836The Latest: German, French FMs meet UN Syria envoyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c68963de5464ef083e143953df7ba8aWed, 04 May 2016 14:48:56 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c68963de5464ef083e143953df7ba8aCyndi Lauper adds country record to her multifaceted careerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7fb4f5f6d0d4c48a5343612e0bc606fWed, 04 May 2016 14:56:12 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper added a little country twang to her signature Queens accent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7fb4f5f6d0d4c48a5343612e0bc606fGrain mostly higher, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c93ec0e0e32431ba6f2e73350195f80Wed, 04 May 2016 14:59:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c93ec0e0e32431ba6f2e73350195f80Eddie Murphy welcomes baby girl as ninth childhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1698ee52c0149309bbf1f3947e67157Wed, 04 May 2016 14:37:31 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Eddie Murphy is now a father of nine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1698ee52c0149309bbf1f3947e67157Survey: US businesses add jobs at slowest pace in 3 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67b4c693991948af8fa527ef6b802444Wed, 04 May 2016 14:29:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies added jobs at the slowest pace in three years in April, a private survey found, a sign that slower growth and volatile financial markets could be weighing on hiring.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67b4c693991948af8fa527ef6b802444Obama to name Stonewall 1st national monument for gay rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b2b16be94fa43dfb9141603c888465aWed, 04 May 2016 14:37:53 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b2b16be94fa43dfb9141603c888465aUS factory orders rose modestly in Marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e4544e29ea4de7b3b6344f94ad330fWed, 04 May 2016 14:24:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories advanced by a modest amount in March, reflecting stronger demand in the volatile category of defense equipment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e4544e29ea4de7b3b6344f94ad330fTeens kidnapped after high school prom fight off attackerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f32f4df7d3a4b8a8d856d28b8903d2eWed, 04 May 2016 15:15:27 GMTVICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Two California teens kidnapped following their high school prom managed to escape after one of them wrested a gun away from their attacker and then pistol-whipped him, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f32f4df7d3a4b8a8d856d28b8903d2eSheriff: Ex-worker kills 1, injures 1 before killing selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5c546b32334913b8afc59601013a82Wed, 04 May 2016 15:15:41 GMTKATY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company in Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5c546b32334913b8afc59601013a82Berkshire Hathaway meeting viewed live 1.8 million timeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c920966ba84106ae3b52f8a3d5f629Wed, 04 May 2016 14:44:55 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The first online broadcast of Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting was viewed 1.8 million times.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c920966ba84106ae3b52f8a3d5f629Book Review: 'Mission Hill' by Pamela Wechslerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6034280fc5e64f3ab519c0b01ae0aacdWed, 04 May 2016 14:25:57 GMT"Mission Hill" (Minotaur Books), by Pamela Wechslerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6034280fc5e64f3ab519c0b01ae0aacdReutersward, Swedish sculptor of twisted gun barrel, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b270e4cf2d0f4b159e54a6c2ed1c1109Wed, 04 May 2016 14:57:58 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Carl Fredrik Reutersward, one of Sweden's best-known modern artists and the creator of the iconic statue of a revolver barrel tied in a knot, has died. He was 81.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b270e4cf2d0f4b159e54a6c2ed1c1109Lesedi la Rona among largest diamonds ever foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf74b4fcd3d84b53a4bc44e44b620cc6Wed, 04 May 2016 15:15:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — The 1,109-carat Lesedi la Rona diamond, to be sold by Sotheby's in London on June 29, is one of the biggest gem-quality diamonds ever discovered. It joins an elite list of hefty rocks:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf74b4fcd3d84b53a4bc44e44b620cc6Survey: Growth at US services firms strengthened in Aprilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c31907ce3fb5430f8d829fde57735b93Wed, 04 May 2016 15:19:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A private survey says growth accelerated in April at U.S. services companies, a potential positive for the economy after a sluggish start to 2016.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c31907ce3fb5430f8d829fde57735b93The Latest: Cruz financial backer signals support for Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/136e27f01d1548a796a0b44b975847ccWed, 04 May 2016 14:39:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/136e27f01d1548a796a0b44b975847ccDeath raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/151681875ee34e78b23a8b4f5bd27901Wed, 04 May 2016 14:36:37 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Prince's final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses. It's possible the innovative musician's demise represents one of the most public tragedies in an overdose crisis now gripping America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/151681875ee34e78b23a8b4f5bd27901Ex-Michigan State player Keith Appling faces weapons chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e6e7fa0b194e49bf27c79bc77c05ecWed, 04 May 2016 15:00:54 GMTDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling faces charges including carrying a concealed weapon after he was found in possession of guns and marijuana in suburban Detroit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e6e7fa0b194e49bf27c79bc77c05ecItalian composer Morricone cancels Rome concertshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76c3883c7feb4545858e9cc43519eaffWed, 04 May 2016 14:44:48 GMTMILAN (AP) — Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone has canceled concerts at Rome's Santa Cecilia national academy because of collapsed vertebrae.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76c3883c7feb4545858e9cc43519eaffReport: Violence against Jews dropped in 2015http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d947221033284ae5a3671db231e5cf60Wed, 04 May 2016 15:20:45 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A Tel Aviv University report has found a drop in violent attacks against Jews last year, but said the number remains high and that "institutional anti-Semitism" is on the rise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d947221033284ae5a3671db231e5cf60Global gender gap in politics wide, women legislators sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/456781afffa14110b4bf551a70de64e9Wed, 04 May 2016 15:02:56 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Some 260 women lawmakers from more than 60 countries have come together to find ways to close a global gender gap in politics more quickly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/456781afffa14110b4bf551a70de64e9Ferguson seeking to replace city prosecutorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da67e45bd4654f4398983a6be16a5293Wed, 04 May 2016 15:16:29 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson is seeking to replace a city prosecutor who was criticized by the federal investigation of the St. Louis suburb's justice system after the 2014 police shooting death of Michael Brown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da67e45bd4654f4398983a6be16a5293Killer of 4 to testify against man charged with slaying 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d94a4036d6a4e1b8b2c87bde2de5f09Wed, 04 May 2016 15:10:18 GMTNEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — A man who killed two women and two children in Connecticut is expected to be a key witness against another man who allegedly told prison fellow inmates about using his "murder mobile" while killing seven people in the state in 2003, according to court documents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d94a4036d6a4e1b8b2c87bde2de5f09The Latest: Man to appear in court in death of 11-year-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc5ffe949b5849d1982419da3613aea6Wed, 04 May 2016 14:33:33 GMTSHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the abduction and killing of an 11-year-old girl on the Navajo Nation (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc5ffe949b5849d1982419da3613aea6Navy SEAL killed in Iraq was part of rescue teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b67d28946fc74e4b918f72ad8279900aWed, 04 May 2016 15:17:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. military officer says the Navy SEAL killed during a firefight in Iraq Tuesday was part of a quick reaction force that moved in to help American military advisers who came under Islamic State attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b67d28946fc74e4b918f72ad8279900aTamir Rice's mom to speak at tribute for Kent State victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c18ee49fc84e4501a72e4252c6f6a6d0Wed, 04 May 2016 14:39:00 GMTKENT, Ohio (AP) — Tamir Rice's mother has been chosen to give the keynote speech at this year's commemoration of the 1970 shootings at Kent State University.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c18ee49fc84e4501a72e4252c6f6a6d0Digital spring cleaning: 4 'cyber hygiene' tips to stay safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd5c67a0a17a4ec68d83659a7f080aa0Wed, 04 May 2016 15:05:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Spring cleaning isn't just about tossing old furniture and torn clothing: It's a great time to clear out your digital clutter and make sure you're protected against hackers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd5c67a0a17a4ec68d83659a7f080aa0Nissan recalls Rogues; rear lift gates can fall suddenlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83b2b187daf4de9b858bbe1ce7f6255Wed, 04 May 2016 14:57:03 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than 108,000 Rogue small SUVs in the U.S. because the rear hatch door could fall on people without warning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83b2b187daf4de9b858bbe1ce7f6255Tensions surface between Turkish president, prime ministerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49e4b2a3c4bb483f94238fdfc636530aWed, 04 May 2016 15:09:08 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Long-denied tensions between Turkey's president and prime minister are beginning to surface publicly, leading to speculation from political observers that the country's powerful leader may be considering replacing the premier with a figure more willing to take a backseat role.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49e4b2a3c4bb483f94238fdfc636530a