FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:07:13 -08:00Lara Gut wins Super-G World Cup race, Vonn 3rdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a73eba98934a10be40a06bfd89fe3bSun, 07 Feb 2016 12:30:21 GMTGARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Lara Gut of Switzerland won her first Super-G race of the season on Sunday to cut into Lindsey Vonn's overall World Cup lead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5a73eba98934a10be40a06bfd89fe3bWillett wins Dubai Desert Classic with birdie putt on 18thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d59bf416a3a64a8ea8362b0977f7089aSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:04:37 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Danny Willett of England sank a birdie putt from 15 feet on the final hole to win the Dubai Desert Classic title by one shot on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d59bf416a3a64a8ea8362b0977f7089aReturn of Purple Heart from WWII turns up missing familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60834c21228e4ec0a76d64558d20609cSun, 07 Feb 2016 14:31:13 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A Purple Heart awarded to a soldier from New Hampshire killed in World War II's Battle of the Bulge that turned up recently after a woman's death has brought together two branches of a family that never knew of the other's existence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60834c21228e4ec0a76d64558d20609cIraqi Kurds protest against Turkey, 3 police woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61b0d6735f6040c0b64c620cb5611b41Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:22:17 GMTIRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Protests against Turkey in Iraq's northern Kurdish region have turned violent, with three police officers wounded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61b0d6735f6040c0b64c620cb5611b41Israeli leader calls on world to condemn arson of synagoguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bff3c8cf44b43aa95f1f891cb298ccaSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:40:13 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called on the world to condemn a suspected arson attack against a makeshift synagogue in the West Bank where Jewish Torah scrolls were burned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bff3c8cf44b43aa95f1f891cb298ccaN. Korea praises rocket; others view as covert missile testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c91848c282e4e0994ddb827994e45cfSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:19:36 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For North Korea's propaganda machine, the long-range rocket launch Sunday carved a glorious trail of "fascinating vapor" through the clear blue sky. For South Korea's president, and other world leaders, it was a banned test of dangerous ballistic missile technology and yet another "intolerable provocation."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c91848c282e4e0994ddb827994e45cfItalian autopsy on student slain in Egypt: neck blow fatalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdd9e73cc6c94ac4bd1edb63ac899972Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:04:31 GMTROME (AP) — An Italian minister says a second autopsy on the body of an Italian found slain in Egypt reveals that the doctoral student suffered "inhuman, animal-like" violence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdd9e73cc6c94ac4bd1edb63ac899972Spanish police arrest 7 on suspicion of jihadi links to IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce42288be324490f9bb2f5961469e4ecSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:14:39 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police arrested seven suspected members Sunday of a jihadi cell linked to Islamic State and Jabhat al-Nusra militants during raids in the eastern provinces of Valencia and Alicante and in Spain's North African enclave of Ceuta.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce42288be324490f9bb2f5961469e4ecAlgeria's parliament OKs new constitution with term limitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b248187d739a462ca3c86ddc576dca83Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:55:49 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's parliament has overwhelmingly approved a new constitution aimed at reforming the country by limiting presidents to two terms and recognizing the language used by its Berber minority as official.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b248187d739a462ca3c86ddc576dca83Police officer killed in roadside bombing in Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479acabd78e4451688776190af9579b3Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:28:09 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan policeman was killed in a roadside bomb explosion in the country's east, an official said on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479acabd78e4451688776190af9579b3Bertens gives Dutch surprise win over Russia in Fed Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fa1b006f053440fbf353ead8036f0c7Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:00:06 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Last year's finalist Russia suffered a surprise first-round defeat in the Fed Cup on Sunday as the Netherlands built an unassailable 3-0 lead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fa1b006f053440fbf353ead8036f0c7The Latest: Rome says launch N. Korea's 'latest provocation'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ddb694177ea416d9f2ee44056d3d0d4Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:19:11 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ddb694177ea416d9f2ee44056d3d0d4Duchess of Cambridge: Support children's mental healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e4d93a4e984dac96e36015f0351214Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:24:05 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Duchess of Cambridge says in a new video that she and Prince William want all children to get support during difficult times to help them overcome mental health challenges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e4d93a4e984dac96e36015f0351214Islamic authority rejects new Jerusalem Jewish prayer areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b355716652b24d54ba2052a1d9c901f3Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:22:21 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Islamic authority that oversees a sensitive Jerusalem holy site says it opposes a new prayer area for non-Orthodox Jews at the adjacent Western Wall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b355716652b24d54ba2052a1d9c901f3Clinton to detour from New Hampshire, visit Flint, Michiganhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5437d68dee23486e858ed3c66a784f70Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:07:21 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on the race for president as Tuesday's New Hampshire primary nears (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5437d68dee23486e858ed3c66a784f70Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New Englandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ea679a470347779e4497d42287d0bbSun, 07 Feb 2016 14:06:48 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Tapping into Canadian hydropower is hardly a new concept in energy-starved New England. But Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's proposal to authorize long-term contracts between utilities and hydropower producers is being viewed in some quarters as a potential game-changer for the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ea679a470347779e4497d42287d0bbHut fire kills all 10 family member on Pakistani islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9380e0f4f01643e284b08cfd3946b4baSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:31:01 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani police official says fire has killed all 10 members of a fisherman's family on an island in southern Pakistan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9380e0f4f01643e284b08cfd3946b4ba1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting at Rochester, New York nightclubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cd3d49ab6394448bc2ec6aa12fc278fSun, 07 Feb 2016 14:12:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say a shooting at a nightclub in Rochester, New York, has left one man dead and seven other people injured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cd3d49ab6394448bc2ec6aa12fc278fFacing NH loss, Clinton looks ahead to counter Sandershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfb7fa15e88c46f58271b790c2baf774Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:46:02 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — With victory seemingly out of reach in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is looking ahead to the next round of voting as she tries to counter the rising challenge from Bernie Sanders in the Democratic presidential race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfb7fa15e88c46f58271b790c2baf774Rescuers in Taiwan pull out survivors from quake rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24cd3ea445774f48a6b70afbadacda3cSun, 07 Feb 2016 10:51:07 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — With anxious families waiting nearby, rescuers on Sunday painstakingly pulled more survivors from the remains of a high-rise apartment building that collapsed a day earlier in a powerful earthquake that shook southern Taiwan and killed at least 26 people. More than 100 remained buried in the building's rubble.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24cd3ea445774f48a6b70afbadacda3cBosnian first-graders reach out to deaf schoolmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79652cae984c401daabca4b5ad77304aSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:44:14 GMTSARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — When Mirzana Coralic asked the primary school in her Sarajevo neighborhood whether they would enroll her deaf son, teacher Sanela Ljumanovic volunteered without thinking much about it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79652cae984c401daabca4b5ad77304aAuthorities close German unit of Canada's Maple Financialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/360977e39a0942f0af8c35cb271668c3Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:01:05 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities have ordered the closure of Maple Bank after the Canadian-owned company was investigated for alleged tax evasion and money laundering.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/360977e39a0942f0af8c35cb271668c3Rubio comes under withering criticism in Republican debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/179163b41c9d4dc9950fdada6b6131cbSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:58:21 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio faced withering criticism of his readiness to be president and his policy depth in the last Republican debate before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and other candidates launched an aggressive campaign to slow the Florida senator's rise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/179163b41c9d4dc9950fdada6b6131cbErdogan: US should choose between Turkey, Kurdish forceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/668332334e1548778509bf48152587ecSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:32:05 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president has lashed out at the United States a week after a President Barack Obama's envoy visited a northern Syrian town that is under the control of Syrian Kurdish forces, which Ankara considers terrorists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/668332334e1548778509bf48152587ecBertens gives Dutch a surprise win over Russia in Fed Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b46dd74a454a480d82a14271c41d047bSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:10:46 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Last year's finalist Russia suffered a surprise first-round defeat in the Fed Cup on Sunday as the Netherlands built an unassailable 3-0 lead when Kiki Bertens beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 6-4 in the first reverse singles match.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b46dd74a454a480d82a14271c41d047bThe Latest: NATO chief strongly condemns N. Korea rockethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c120868de0440ecbf523d9e8be091f7Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:33:38 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c120868de0440ecbf523d9e8be091f7Afghanistan hopes for talks with Taliban this monthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2cfc5489cdc42ceac0669bb5684def0Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:14:41 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan expects to hold direct talks with the Taliban by the end of this month, an official said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2cfc5489cdc42ceac0669bb5684def0Guest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ce8da1226a4456ae191b7185ca4e11Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:38:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ce8da1226a4456ae191b7185ca4e11Pilot after emergency: Somali airport security is 'zero'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/270b7bc87f5447a8bd145bf5ad573f77Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:35:27 GMTBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The Serb pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a large hole on its fuselage says he has never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and describes the security at Mogadishu Airport as "zero."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/270b7bc87f5447a8bd145bf5ad573f77How Donald Trump, with pizazz and bluster, took on the NFLhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30de30993986409f9fa687ef44047986Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:16:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was known in New York by 1984 as a flashy newcomer to Manhattan real estate. But football, not business, was what drew 60 young women to the Trump Tower in early January of that year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30de30993986409f9fa687ef44047986Light quake shakes buildings in Tokyo; no injuries or damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/692d2d39a73a4b5ea911ac5bc26fd481Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:43:21 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A light earthquake struck north of Tokyo on Sunday, shaking buildings in the Japanese capital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/692d2d39a73a4b5ea911ac5bc26fd481Pope pleas for help for Syrians fleeing war so they survivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ae7275542d46269a148792760c856eSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:53:16 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has made a public plea for help for Syrians fleeing civil war so that their survival and dignity are assured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ae7275542d46269a148792760c856eUAE says it's prepared to send ground forces to Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53c94591a224c52ab663cd6aacb50a1Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:27:27 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top official in the United Arab Emirates said Sunday that his country is prepared to send ground troops to Syria to fight Islamic State militants as part of an international coalition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53c94591a224c52ab663cd6aacb50a1Romania leads Czech Republic 2-1 in Fed Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48eaa6ee6b2b4cc3bdd6700d0a773e6cSun, 07 Feb 2016 14:14:48 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Home favorite Simona Halep has won a crucial point for Romania in a three-set battle against the Czech star Petra Kvitova on Sunday, increasing Romania's lead to 2-1 at their Fed Cup first-round matchup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48eaa6ee6b2b4cc3bdd6700d0a773e6cAustrian police: 5 skiers killed in 'massive' avalanchehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7acec60d9cc34574b8ba3e07980b95ccSun, 07 Feb 2016 11:07:52 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Five people were killed when a "massive" avalanche in the Austrian Alps struck skiers from the Czech Republic taking part in a freeriding camp, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7acec60d9cc34574b8ba3e07980b95ccDivisive Polish party leader Kaczynski pulls the stringshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de388525ed0f4e0292bbc994d6d31c4fSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:37:17 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — When Hungary's prime minister had a secret five-hour meeting in a secluded mountain resort with the most powerful person in Poland, he didn't convene with his counterpart or the Polish president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de388525ed0f4e0292bbc994d6d31c4fSpanish police arrest 6 on suspicion of jihadi links to IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ff81773567c431d81da5b0c141343b3Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:37:57 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested six suspected members of a jihadi cell linked to Islamic State and Jabhat al-Nusra militants during raids in the eastern provinces of Valencia and Alicante and in Spain's North African enclave of Ceuta.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ff81773567c431d81da5b0c141343b3What N. Korea rocket launch may mean for region and worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/685212b602264e059b04a4eee1197aa1Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:06:50 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, the first day of its announced eight-day launch window and about a month after the country's fourth nuclear test led to international condemnation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/685212b602264e059b04a4eee1197aa1An exploding bus movie stunt sparks concerns in Londonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d64a4d651e884e04ac4e8dae15522e63Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:30:41 GMTLONDON (AP) — A bus has exploded in central London — but this time it's only for a movie.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d64a4d651e884e04ac4e8dae15522e63Lara Gut wins Super-G World Cup race, Vonn comes in 3rdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8877714a028e41f7bc83e67d0aaa12beSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:36:22 GMTGARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Lindsey Vonn is getting some competition for the overall World Cup title although she is still comfortably ahead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8877714a028e41f7bc83e67d0aaa12beAfghan official: Meeting with Taliban could be this monthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/136559ec5f464200b7fa4ba69d35f616Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:57:49 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the government expects to hold direct talks with representatives of the Taliban by the end of this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/136559ec5f464200b7fa4ba69d35f616Backstage with Flea on Super Bowl, Bernie Sandershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0761bf65f704972b879dcd715d8d5c8Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:10:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It's been a busy weekend mixed with football and politics for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and bassist Flea wouldn't have it any other way.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0761bf65f704972b879dcd715d8d5c8Sri Lanka's Tamil leaders call for UN help on 4,000 missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17b906b926e54157abe9e5e651c3e18fSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:38:09 GMTJAFFNA, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's ethnic Tamil leaders on Sunday asked the top U.N. human rights official to help determine the fate of more than 4,000 civilians reported missing in the country's long civil war amid the government's assertion that most of them are probably dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17b906b926e54157abe9e5e651c3e18fAfghanistan hopes to meet with Taliban this monthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cd33a2a598745389aec2ab95049c61cSun, 07 Feb 2016 13:09:57 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan expects to hold direct talks with the Taliban by the end of this month, an official said Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cd33a2a598745389aec2ab95049c61cThe Latest: Germany, France condemn N. Korea rocket launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de56b3bbfa2443a79c3999a9d2fa2741Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:01:30 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de56b3bbfa2443a79c3999a9d2fa2741Former top Thatcher adviser says she would back deal with EUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab679672367749e386f7947b13895d27Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:12:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — A former top adviser says the late Margaret Thatcher would have supported the proposed deal outlined this week to keep Britain inside the 28-nation European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab679672367749e386f7947b13895d27Costs of closing, cleaning toxic coal ash pits grows clearerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6467e0f1e5d540d381f924bd6458b526Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:44:47 GMTEDEN, N.C. (AP) — Giant earthmoving machines beep and grind as they drop 17-ton scoops of coal ash and dirt into dozens of railroad cars lined up for two-thirds of a mile at a site along the Virginia-North Carolina border, where the country's largest electricity company was responsible for one of the worst spills of the toxic, liquefied waste in U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6467e0f1e5d540d381f924bd6458b526No one-term pledge from would-be President Donald Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cf2b544239247f6bc74109529ad241dSun, 07 Feb 2016 14:52:43 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on the race for president as Tuesday's New Hampshire primary nears (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cf2b544239247f6bc74109529ad241dTurkey: Reaching limits but will keep taking in refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7d986f6ea4d40b894a713754c27c7a0Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:42:59 GMTKILIS, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has reached the end of its "capacity to absorb" refugees but will continue to take them in, the deputy premier said Sunday, as his country faced mounting pressure to open its border to tens of thousands of Syrians who have fled a government onslaught.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7d986f6ea4d40b894a713754c27c7a0Bencic upsets Kerber to give Switzerland 2-1 lead in Fed Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/122920c40358443f8e0920ee9977f106Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:37:58 GMTLEIPZIG, Germany (AP) — Belinda Bencic upset Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber 7-6 (4), 6-3 to give Switzerland a 2-1 lead over Germany in their Fed Cup first-round tie on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/122920c40358443f8e0920ee9977f106