FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 09 Feb 2016 03:45:06 -08:00South African court hears case against presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a5d58dbc1f4220be2e46c68b62802dTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:07:27 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's highest court on Tuesday heard a case against President Jacob Zuma, who is accused of violating the constitution in a scandal over state spending on his private home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a5d58dbc1f4220be2e46c68b62802dGeorgia law giving police grand jury access may face changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ce2d28ef8549e2a2f8864689677f47Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:51:44 GMTATLANTA (AP) — After a naked, mentally ill black veteran was shot dead by a white police officer last March in an Atlanta suburb, the officer was allowed a privilege ordinary citizens don't get, and even police officers don't get anywhere except in Georgia: He sat in on the grand jury session considering the shooting and addressed the grand jurors without facing cross-examination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2ce2d28ef8549e2a2f8864689677f47The Latest: Yen's rise a concern for Japanese economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba1a29f67c9d4c3cb1af05200d456c05Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:39:13 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba1a29f67c9d4c3cb1af05200d456c05Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbf8850f5da2422ab4581cb0b44f5cd2Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:17:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and new and familiar tax hikes — all sent to a dismissive Republican-controlled Congress that simply wants to move on from his presidency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbf8850f5da2422ab4581cb0b44f5cd2Taiwan seeks detention of developers of toppled buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68d92609b0e74ed3aacc36d6e5c95de9Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:30:37 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Prosecutors have requested the detention of the developers of a high-rise apartment building in southern Taiwan that collapsed over the weekend following a strong earthquake, killing dozens of people, official media said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68d92609b0e74ed3aacc36d6e5c95de9German police say all train crash survivors have been rescued from wreckagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb09545fcd584754af2fff51cad8ac33Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:03:23 GMTBAD AIBLING, Germany (AP) — German police say all train crash survivors have been rescued from wreckage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb09545fcd584754af2fff51cad8ac33Belligerence as strategy: Pyongyang and its provocationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da09295a4eae49f6b5df498fe9bc90ebTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:16:43 GMTIn Japan, the prime minister said North Korea would be committing a "grave, provocative act" if it followed through on plans to launch a long-range rocket. South Korea warned of "searing consequences" if the launch went ahead. Moscow and Washington, which rarely agree on much of anything these days, both denounced Pyongyang's plans. Even China, North Korea's closest ally, said it was worried.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da09295a4eae49f6b5df498fe9bc90ebNext up: New Hampshire set to vote in nation's first primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b11e115d2d4d90930fc832faa3d787Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:22:47 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — It's been 100 years since New Hampshire held its first presidential primary, and it seems like some of the current candidates have been hanging around for nearly that long. More than a few started popping up a full two years before Tuesday's state election, and nearly all have spent recent months hosting town hall meetings, holding rallies and meeting voters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0b11e115d2d4d90930fc832faa3d787South Africa prosecute 4 apartheid-era cops for murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/152e6979f6de4482863be1a3961689e6Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:40:33 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African prosecutors plan to charge four former members of the apartheid-era security forces for the 1983 murder of an activist who opposed white-minority rule.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/152e6979f6de4482863be1a3961689e6Gov't report: Drop in uninsured in 8 stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89f3d84d80e344c4b1e31d57c1fb7d63Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:20:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a government report out Tuesday that has implications for the presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89f3d84d80e344c4b1e31d57c1fb7d63Brother of Dublin crime boss killed in growing gangland feudhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c57780190644648bab1a3aa40c8f4d3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:30:17 GMTDUBLIN (AP) — As Dublin's gangland tensions deepened, Ireland's justice minister urged gang members to seek police protection Tuesday after gunmen shot to death the brother of a Dublin crime kingpin in apparent retaliation for last week's deadly attack on a boxing ceremony.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c57780190644648bab1a3aa40c8f4d3WATCHING TUESDAY: NH existential test for Trump's candidacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0624b7c67b5c4fae882c3b74dfc9f2a3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:15:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Which candidate is 'the best,' who's the most experienced, who's a revolutionary and who's a robot?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0624b7c67b5c4fae882c3b74dfc9f2a3Spain: Princess Cristina back in court for tax fraud trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b27ca2c1056846158df8f2bd3a996ab7Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:40:42 GMTPALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain (AP) — Spain's Princess Cristina was back in court Tuesday for trial along with 17 others, including her husband, on charges ranging from tax fraud to embezzlement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b27ca2c1056846158df8f2bd3a996ab7Parades, floats, costumes mark Fat Tuesday in New Orleanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16ebfb2bb37b4c15925ee2f764676343Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:06:48 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — People across New Orleans Tuesday are marking the culmination of the Mardi Gras season with elaborate floats, eccentric costumes and marching bands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16ebfb2bb37b4c15925ee2f764676343Paris secures 8m euros in sponsorship deals for Olympic bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82cd04f9bcf44f5994808d7658e59778Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:13:45 GMTPARIS (AP) — Leaders of the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics secured about 8 million euros ($8.9 million) in sponsorship deals with four major French groups on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82cd04f9bcf44f5994808d7658e5977810 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/168f39027ebf460488afc94e8f30fa6eTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:48:53 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/168f39027ebf460488afc94e8f30fa6ePolice: 4 die in roll-over crash in central New Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e8df555fddf434b94ca32d3c8ca8b22Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:13:59 GMTLEMITAR, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say four people are dead including a young mother and her toddler after their vehicle was involved in a roll-over crash in central New Mexico.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e8df555fddf434b94ca32d3c8ca8b22The Latest: Relief as European markets eke out gainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57c37a633c46481585c4415a67226898Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:40:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the turmoil that's afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57c37a633c46481585c4415a67226898Indonesia sentences 7 for IS links, as Bashir files appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00e3e19649144358a2d159193b8c3c25Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:23:18 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia has sentenced seven men for conspiring with the Islamic State, the first time it has sent anyone to prison for IS links, as the jailed radical cleric Abu Bakar Bashir filed an appeal to have his conviction overturned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00e3e19649144358a2d159193b8c3c25Obama administration plans new high-level cyber officialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dafdbfe46d54a46a852024792e7669cTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:06:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is creating a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts, as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dafdbfe46d54a46a852024792e7669cQuandary in Maryland: Can lawmaker vote twice on same bill?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b70e56e72852453fbc8b2d1c045384f3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:18:01 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers have a potential quandary on their hands that is rare, if not unprecedented: Can one of their own vote twice on the same bill?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b70e56e72852453fbc8b2d1c045384f3US senator calls for investigation of cruise ship in stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e3bb7005654ca1a3724ed42db3e668Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:17:15 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Federal transportation officials might soon be looking into a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4e3bb7005654ca1a3724ed42db3e668The Latest: IOM: 409 migrants die in Mediterranean in 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a64d51c8f9f743eba8da9b55be9f3bf7Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:22:48 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The International Organization for Migration says 409 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, and migrant crossings in the first six weeks of 2016 are running at nearly ten times the rate of the same period last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a64d51c8f9f743eba8da9b55be9f3bf7The Latest: Japan 10-year bond yield negative for first timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f317e672467541cf8be2b9e8b20365d1Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:21:34 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f317e672467541cf8be2b9e8b20365d1Indian soldier buried by avalanche saved; 9 bodies recoveredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976f30a3bae74a6e8b049c9ef2dfaac3Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:58:04 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — An Indian soldier buried by an avalanche for six days in the Himalayan region of Kashmir has been found alive and pulled from the snow, along with the bodies of nine other soldiers, officials said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976f30a3bae74a6e8b049c9ef2dfaac3Obama administration to create new high-level cyber officialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2489dbf1fee04024b508fe0bfa72e0e4Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:02:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is creating a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts as part of its 2017 budget proposal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2489dbf1fee04024b508fe0bfa72e0e4The Latest: Trains that crashed in Germany both derailedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b04587fdf38348689a68d5a9a487d868Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:33:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b04587fdf38348689a68d5a9a487d868The Latest: Rescue operation complete at train crash sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de39175bb0e541d8b3774a2324319597Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:06:36 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de39175bb0e541d8b3774a2324319597Hong Kong activists, police clash over holiday food stallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7001579e83854e40a4375ba5a70235ecTue, 09 Feb 2016 11:19:21 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaos as protesters and police, who fired warning shots into the air, clashed over a street market selling fishballs and other local holiday delicacies, with dozens injured and arrested.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7001579e83854e40a4375ba5a70235ecThe Latest: European banks in spotlight amid bad loan fearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b2c423b07c4f01806050746f6df92eTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:02:12 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b2c423b07c4f01806050746f6df92eSpain: Trash fire causes rail commuter chaos in Barcelonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0280331d1a742f0ab5f0ebc6e15e40dTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:32:25 GMTMADRID (AP) — Tens of thousands of commuters in the Spanish city of Barcelona are facing travel chaos as smoke from a fire filled railway tunnels and forced authorities to suspend train service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0280331d1a742f0ab5f0ebc6e15e40dThe Latest: Injured carried across river to ambulanceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07f1948cec2a431e9a7d8b28e42a1073Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:01:23 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07f1948cec2a431e9a7d8b28e42a1073World stocks down on growth jitters, Japan dives 5.4 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9218b70e5214dadb2ed27f4108a50d7Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:12:34 GMTGlobal markets sank Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9218b70e5214dadb2ed27f4108a50d7Indian scientists study chunk that fell from sky, killed manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dbbf99418d34cfda8b1007706805183Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:23:47 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Scientists are analyzing a small blue object that plummeted from the sky and killed a man in southern India, after authorities said it was a meteorite.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dbbf99418d34cfda8b1007706805183Israel's military chief: Stopping Gaza tunnels top priorityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e531681d6c64edb8a0f603924273235Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:05:05 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military chief says its number one mission is to counter the threat posed by attack tunnels from Gaza.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e531681d6c64edb8a0f603924273235Report: Car bomb in Syrian capital inflicts casualtieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbacd30060b548b6a806ce61c2b6d4ebTue, 09 Feb 2016 11:03:46 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A car bomb exploded Tuesday near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital Damascus, wounding at least eight people, state media said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbacd30060b548b6a806ce61c2b6d4ebUK lawmakers say proposed spy law fails to protect privacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62237cc6ed7b419c84e8f77c3e6a2a1cTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:45:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — U.K. lawmakers responsible for scrutinizing Britain's intelligence agencies say there are not enough privacy safeguards in plans to strengthen the government's powers to spy on the Internet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62237cc6ed7b419c84e8f77c3e6a2a1cGerman police say death toll in Bavaria train crash rises to 8.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfef272e165149a18364516af0b5b3c0Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:08:05 GMTBAD AIBLING, Germany (AP) — German police say death toll in Bavaria train crash rises to 8.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfef272e165149a18364516af0b5b3c0The Latest: Trains crashed in inaccessible areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9745b54fc03042c3b51f58d8fd724eaeTue, 09 Feb 2016 09:46:35 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9745b54fc03042c3b51f58d8fd724eaeSanofi reports flat 2015 earningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0da63722f57b4305ba815f8d148b2e28Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:31:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — French drug maker Sanofi says its bottom line was roughly stable last year as it advanced efforts to reshape its drug portfolio and pursue research and development tie-ups in oncology and diabetes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0da63722f57b4305ba815f8d148b2e28Living with people they bite, Zika mosquitoes hard to fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b58b3c567fc434595e538050c2ab745Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:39:09 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Mosquito-control workers are asking automotive retailers to get rid of old tires in the Florida Panhandle, lining up laboratories to test the insects for the Zika virus in New Orleans, and preparing to hunt down and destroy mosquito breeding sites in neighborhoods of infected people in coastal Georgia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b58b3c567fc434595e538050c2ab745The Latest: Munich seeks blood donors after train crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4624dca5f46549f19b0ac3fde828aa20Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:14:17 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4624dca5f46549f19b0ac3fde828aa20Trump, Sanders look to emerge from New Hampshire with winshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ec95a2b1d94b80bcbeadba90523be7Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:35:25 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hope to emerge from New Hampshire's primary Tuesday with their first wins of the 2016 presidential election, victories that would lend needed credibility to the unexpected contenders' pursuit of their parties' nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68ec95a2b1d94b80bcbeadba90523be7US responses to NKorea nuke, missile tests will upset Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c29959fd33241e79fdddd231a85bfa9Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:14:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — North Korean nuclear and rocket tests are drawing quick responses from the U.S. that will upset a supposed partner against Pyongyang's weapons development — China.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c29959fd33241e79fdddd231a85bfa9Train crash in Germany kills at least 8, injures 150http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aab9608f3a04566bcfa2902c6eaf315Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:55:11 GMTBAD AIBLING, Germany (AP) — Two commuter trains crashed head-on Tuesday morning in southern Germany, killing at least eight people and injuring some 150, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aab9608f3a04566bcfa2902c6eaf315The Latest: Death toll in German train crash rises to 8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10139f4fad034b6f8491ffda3470aa8fTue, 09 Feb 2016 10:14:48 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10139f4fad034b6f8491ffda3470aa8fThe Latest: Train crash death toll rises to 9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be72d02d6bdf43b1ad1009872eff0916Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:25:56 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be72d02d6bdf43b1ad1009872eff0916Greek farmers block country's main highwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0acecc2b80de4f078d828098174e8415Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:55:28 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Farmers in northern Greece have blocked traffic on the country's main highway, intensifying nationwide protests against budget austerity measures demanded by bailout lenders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0acecc2b80de4f078d828098174e8415What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc7b3f39676472cb2981f2ca9e93c65Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:52:59 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Growing up in the 1950s, William Bell had to enter Birmingham's segregated Lyric Theatre though a side entrance, marked "COLORED," that was walled-off from the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc7b3f39676472cb2981f2ca9e93c65The Latest: Gold comes off recent high as stocks steadyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1511bbfaa1524d3ea616f8418d4cc780Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:27:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1511bbfaa1524d3ea616f8418d4cc780