FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Apr 2017 13:43:42 -07:00Trump tax plan stands to benefit the man in the White House, 27 Apr 2017 20:31:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Among the likely winners in President Donald Trump's tax-cut plan would be a real estate developer turned reality TV star who now happens to occupy the White House. signs first deal to buy natural gas from US supplier, 27 Apr 2017 19:56:00 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has signed its first deal to purchase liquefied natural gas from a U.S. supplier, a step that will help the country's efforts to cut its dependence on deliveries from Russia, officials said Thursday. attack Macedonian lawmakers after leadership vote, 27 Apr 2017 19:45:12 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Scores of protesters, many wearing masks, broke through a police cordon and entered Macedonia's parliament late Thursday, attacking lawmakers to protest the election of a new speaker despite a months-long deadlock in talks to form a new government. posts 1Q profit, 27 Apr 2017 20:27:31 GMTMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $5.43 billion. chief to skip Republican gala after ethics complaint, 27 Apr 2017 19:32:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency chief has pulled out of a Republican fundraiser after a Democratic senator raised ethics concerns. mostly higher, livestock higher, 27 Apr 2017 19:36:04 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Co. and MPAA settle ratings dispute, 27 Apr 2017 19:09:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Weinstein Co.'s transgender drama "3 Generations" has been reclassified with a PG-13 rating after the distributor made slight tweaks to the movie. Latest: Man sentenced to death in trooper's slaying, 27 Apr 2017 19:40:59 GMTMILFORD, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a gunman who shot two Pennsylvania troopers at their barracks (all times local): toll, damages rise as storms move across Deep South, 27 Apr 2017 19:28:33 GMTStorms moving through the Deep South Thursday have left damage in southeastern Alabama and caused two deaths in North Carolina earlier in the week. tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns, 27 Apr 2017 19:17:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul the nation's tax code could provide significant tax cuts for the working-class voters who elected him, but the unknowns could end up hurting many of these core supporters of the president. meets 2Q profit forecasts, 27 Apr 2017 20:10:52 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks Corp. (SBUX) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $652.8 million. of Missouri sets new policies in wake of protests, 27 Apr 2017 20:36:05 GMTCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri's Columbia campus announced revised policies related to protests on Thursday, nearly two years after the campus was besieged by demonstrations over racial concerns. says oceans expected to rise higher than thought, 27 Apr 2017 20:14:16 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California says new climate change findings mean the ocean off the state's coast is expected to rise higher than previously thought. legislator hits back at online troll by calling grandma, 27 Apr 2017 20:21:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — An openly gay Pennsylvania politician has hit back at an internet troll who posted a slur on his Facebook page — by calling the troll's grandmother. ad boycott could spell trouble for Alphabet's Google, 27 Apr 2017 20:14:09 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — YouTube's inability to keep big-brand ads off unsavory videos is threatening to transform a rising star in Google's digital family into a problem child. fine, Phillies top Marlins 3-2 for 6th win in row, 27 Apr 2017 20:30:14 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeremy Hellickson allowed one run over six innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to their sixth straight win, 3-2 over the Miami Marlins on Thursday. bill would discipline hecklers at college speeches, 27 Apr 2017 19:58:53 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin students who disrupt speeches and demonstrations could be expelled and campuses would have to remain neutral on public issue under a bill Republican legislators are pushing this week. hurt in Mets' 6th straight loss, 7-5 to Braves, 27 Apr 2017 20:15:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes limped off with a pulled hamstring, Matt Harvey was chased in the fifth inning as he made an emergency start in place of ailing Noah Syndergaard, and the New York Mets' losing streak reached six with a 7-5 defeat to the Atlanta Braves on Thursday. people get duplicate tax refund checks, can keep only 1, 27 Apr 2017 19:39:17 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Five hundred Rhode Island residents have received duplicate tax refund checks totaling $364,000. attorney indicted on murder charge in wife's death, 27 Apr 2017 19:17:27 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A prominent Atlanta attorney has been indicted in the fatal shooting of his wife last year. Hanks going on 'NFL moratorium' over Raiders move, 27 Apr 2017 19:00:16 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tom Hanks says he's going on an "NFL moratorium" for two years after his hometown Oakland Raiders leave for Las Vegas, but he didn't explain what that entails. stock indexes flitter in mixed day for markets, 27 Apr 2017 19:14:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes flittered up and down Thursday, as a slump in energy stocks partly offset advances by Under Armour, PayPal and other companies reporting stronger-than-expected profits. Dakota man claims he found mouse in Coca-Cola can, 27 Apr 2017 19:46:05 GMTMITCHELL, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man who claims to have found a mouse in a can of soda is suing Coca-Cola Co., saying he missed 60 hours of work and accumulated $1,000 in medical bills after becoming ill., the online giant, experiments with physical stores, 27 Apr 2017 20:22:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Is the online retail giant also looking to conquer physical stores? sales fall short of expectations, 27 Apr 2017 20:28:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks says a key sales figure rose 3 percent in the U.S., but that the increase was the result of higher average spending and that customer traffic was down. Latest: Governor believes ambush killer is 'monster', 27 Apr 2017 20:18:09 GMTMILFORD, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a sniper who shot two Pennsylvania state troopers at their barracks (all times local): leader calls for keeping up pressure on Venezuela, 27 Apr 2017 19:20:54 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on Venezuela's political crisis (all times local): Latest: Trump keeps mum about ousted adviser Flynn, 27 Apr 2017 18:59:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn (all times local):'s electoral board releases final referendum tally, 27 Apr 2017 18:58:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's electoral authority on Thursday released the official tally of the country's referendum, saying President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's "yes" camp won narrowly in the vote that will greatly boost the powers of his office. Right Now: Meager gains are enough for Nasdaq record, 27 Apr 2017 20:11:55 GMTThe latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): and insurers get taxed more, tech less, 27 Apr 2017 19:55:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — To understand taxes, you have to think about geography. Don't worry, this will make sense eventually. Latest: Russia criticizes French report on Syria attack, 27 Apr 2017 19:43:37 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria (all times local): manager Q&A: Asset growth in target-date funds rising, 27 Apr 2017 19:07:37 GMTWhen it comes to building their retirement nest egg, investors are increasingly betting on the set-it-and-forget-it approach of target-date funds. 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar, 27 Apr 2017 19:02:01 GMTThe Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. Confederate General-Tennessee story, 27 Apr 2017 20:00:54 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story April 26 about a resolution honoring Nathan Bedford Forrest, The Associated Press reported erroneously the function of a building at Middle Tennessee State University named after the Confederate general. It is an ROTC center, not a dorm. Latest: Macedonia opposition leader injured in protest, 27 Apr 2017 19:15:47 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Macedonia (all times local): rejects push to help solve Puerto Rico debt crisis, 27 Apr 2017 18:59:47 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he is opposed to a push to help Puerto Rico resolve its $70 billion debt load as the U.S. territory faces looming austerity measures amid a deep economic crisis. against NRA, gun control advocates still voice optimism, 27 Apr 2017 19:11:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association went all-out to put Donald Trump in the White House and the Republicans who control Congress already are taking steps to ease gun regulations. pursued injured officer seeking cover, fired again, 27 Apr 2017 19:20:50 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — A man who killed a state trooper and then was shot to death Thursday after a lengthy standoff with police had been fond of guns since middle school, a former neighbor and classmate said. Latest: Arkansas court rejects 2 requests from inmate, 27 Apr 2017 20:19:59 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local): Arab royals meet in Saudi capital to unify Iran stance, 27 Apr 2017 20:25:19 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Royals from Gulf Arab countries met on Thursday in Saudi Arabia to discuss regional security and try and formulate a unified voice on rival Iran. FACT CHECK: Be wary of White House claims about tax plan, 27 Apr 2017 20:01:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Getting to the bottom of President Donald Trump's tax plan is difficult because it exists so far as bullet points on a single page, with no detail. Still, there are reasons to be wary about some of the claims coming out of the White House about it. of blaze that killed 6 children remains undetermined, 27 Apr 2017 18:57:25 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore fire officials say the cause of a January blaze that killed six children remains undetermined. envoy accuses Russia of allowing Syria to deny needed aid, 27 Apr 2017 18:56:36 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley accused Russia on Thursday of providing cover for the Syrian regime's use of chemical weapons and denial of desperately needed aid to hundreds of thousands of besieged people — and she urged international pressure on Moscow "to stop this." Employers can pay women less based on past salaries, 27 Apr 2017 19:22:05 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court says employers can legally pay women less than men for the same work based on differences in the employees' previous salaries. prepares to wrap up aggressive execution schedule, 27 Apr 2017 19:36:50 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The last inmate set to die under Arkansas' compressed execution timetable looked to state and federal courts Thursday in final bids to save his life. say Ohio man planned to join Islamic State group, 27 Apr 2017 19:01:55 GMTDAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they began investigating a Jordanian citizen living in Ohio after he was arrested while trying to get into the Turkish embassy in Washington. defends allegation of collusion by migrant NGOs, 27 Apr 2017 19:22:59 GMTMILAN (AP) — An Italian prosecutor on Thursday defended his accusation that non-governmental organizations operating rescue boats in the Mediterranean are colluding with migrant smugglers after one humanitarian organization said the charge threatened its work and requested proof for the allegation. CEO: I "messed up" with initial response to incident, 27 Apr 2017 20:12:19 GMTThe CEO of United Airlines acknowledges he "messed up" with his initial response to the April 9 incident where a passenger was dragged off a plane after refusing to give up his seat. Latest: Albania voices concern over Macedonia situation, 27 Apr 2017 20:03:36 GMTSKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Macedonia (all times local):