FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 May 2015 08:37:54 -0700Pretty in Pink: Princess is good for nation of shopkeepers (AP) — Britain's retailers might just be rejoicing as much as Kate and Wills about the birth of a new baby princess.By DANICA KIRKAiBusinessGeneral newsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentFashionBeauty and fashionLifestyleWeddingsOccasionsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesUnited KingdomLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEngland, 03 May 2015 15:01:41 GMTOfficials: Arab coalition 'reconnaissance' troops in Yemen, Yemen (AP) — At least 20 troops from a Saudi-led Arab coalition, including Yemeni expatriates in shorts, landed Sunday in Yemen's southern coastal city of Aden on a "reconnaissance" mission amid a fierce offensive by Shiite rebels and their allies there, Yemeni military officials said.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptSanaaSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 13:57:39 GMTState police won't release dashcam video of officer shooting, S.C. (AP) — When a white police officer in South Carolina chased a black man nine miles by car, then shot him to death in his driveway last year, the shooting apparently was captured on the officer's dashboard camera — a video that state police have steadfastly refused to release.By JEFFREY COLLINSaGeneral newsViolent crimePolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaLegal proceedingsCrimeEventsLaw and orderSouth CarolinaCharlestonUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:42:09 GMTDeath sentences, executions in Virginia since 1998 death penalty has been on the decline in Virginia and nationally. The numbers of death sentences, followed by the number of executions annually in Virginia since 1998:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCriminal punishmentVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:37:25 GMTThe Latest on Nepal: 109 foreigners still missing; 57 died p.m. (1535 GMT)By The Associated PressaGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeProperty damageNatural disastersDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersChild and teen healthMunicipal governmentsMedicationGovernment and politicsEventsHealthLocal governmentsStormsWeatherDiagnosis and treatmentWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaSouth AsiaKathmanduKolkataAsia, 03 May 2015 15:40:13 GMTNigeria: Freed women and girls get food, medical care, Nigeria (AP) — Hundreds of girls and women, many bewildered and traumatized, are being registered, fed and given medical care in their first day out of Nigeria's war zone.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsKidnappingPolitical refugeesCrimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsNigeriaWest AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 13:52:24 GMTMcIlroy advances to Match Play semifinals in San Francisco FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy needed two days and 22 holes to beat Paul Casey and advance to the semifinals of the Match Play Championship.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfSan FranciscoWoodlandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:50:00 GMTNepal shuts airport to big jets; more bodies found, Nepal (AP) — Runway damage forced Nepalese authorities to close the main airport Sunday to large aircraft delivering aid to millions of people following the massive earthquake, but U.N. officials said the overall logistics situation was improving.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeSearch and rescue effortsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersForeign aidHumanitarian assistanceEventsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessInternational relationsGovernment and politicsNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 03 May 2015 15:32:49 GMTTogo court declares president re-elected from final results, Togo (AP) — Togo's constitutional court has declared Faure Gnassingbe president for a third five-year term after tallying final votes.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsTogoLomeWest AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 15:28:31 GMTGaiman, Bechdel among new table hosts at PEN gala YORK (AP) — Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman and Alison Bechdel are among the writers who have agreed to be table hosts at next week's PEN American Center gala after six authors withdrew in protest of an award being given to the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo.By HILLEL ITALIEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsCharlie Hebdo shooting in ParisMagazines and journalsBooks and literatureEntertainmentEventsMediaJournalismNews mediaHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsTerrorist attacksTerrorismWar and unrest, 03 May 2015 15:01:17 GMTFishermen fear looming cost of at-sea monitors this summer, Maine (AP) — New England fishermen of important food species like cod and haddock say the looming cost of paying for at-sea monitors could put them out of business this year.By PATRICK WHITTLEaBusinessGeneral newsFishWater environmentAnimalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureMaineMassachusettsNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:44:16 GMTBaltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riots (AP) — Baltimore's mayor has lifted a citywide curfew six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in the city.JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsRiotsCrimeMunicipal governmentsPolitical and civil unrestLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsViolent crimeArrestsProtests and demonstrationsLaw and orderIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:54:01 GMTNYPD officer shooting suspect faces attempted murder charge YORK (AP) — A man accused of shooting a New York City police officer in the head will be arraigned Sunday on charges including two counts of attempted murder of a police officer, officials said.By AMANDA Y. BARRETT and MICHAEL BALSAMOaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:12:07 GMTAngola: Opposition, police dispute fatalities in raid (AP) — Angolan police and opposition politicians are at odds over the exact number of people killed in a raid on a religious sect that believes the world will end in 2015.By LYNSEY CHUTELiGeneral newsPoliceWar and unrestArmed forcesReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseAngolaSouth AfricaSouthern AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 14:40:47 GMTSwiss rail route blocked by landslide after heavy rain (AP) — A major railway route in Switzerland has been blocked by a landslide following persistent rain that has swollen rivers in much of the Alpine country.iGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherNatural disastersAccidents and disastersSwitzerlandGenevaWestern EuropeEurope, 03 May 2015 14:26:01 GMTBritish leaders in final push before May 7 election (AP) — The leaders of Britain's main political parties are using the long weekend to make a final push to win over undecided voters before the general election.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 03 May 2015 14:58:13 GMTTexas the front line on high school ECG debate, Texas (AP) — Cody Stephens was trying to shed some of the 290 pounds from his 6-foot-9 frame before graduating high school and attending his first college football training camp three summers ago when he took a nap and didn't wake up. The autopsy showed he had an enlarged heart, which gave out.By JIM VERTUNOaGeneral newsSportsStudent testingAthlete healthHigh school sportsEducation standardsDopingObituariesHigh school footballState governmentsEducationSocial affairsFootballGovernment and politicsTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:24:05 GMTSadness, disappointment in Philippines after Pacquiao defeat, Philippines (AP) — Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national hero.By OLIVER TEVESiGeneral newsSportsMen's boxingBoxingMunicipal governmentsMen's sportsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsManilaPhilippinesSoutheast AsiaAsia, 03 May 2015 15:24:44 GMTMadison bans discrimination against atheists, non-religious, Wis. (AP) — While conservatives in Indiana and Arkansas were explaining last month why their new religious objections laws weren't invitations to discriminate against gays, the leaders of Wisconsin's capital city were busy protecting the rights of another group: atheists.By DANA FERGUSONaGeneral newsGays and lesbiansWorkplace discriminationReligionAtheismMunicipal governmentsReligious issuesSecularismSocial affairsSocial issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesPersonnelBusinessLabor issuesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsLegislationLegislatureMadisonUnited StatesWisconsinNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:04:41 GMT1 man dead, 14 police hurt in football rioting in Poland, Poland (AP) — A man died after being hit by a rubber bullet and 14 police officers were injured in clashes that erupted Saturday during a Polish league football match in the south of the country.iGeneral newsSportsRiotsSoccerMen's soccerPolitical and civil unrestViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsMen's sportsPolandEastern EuropeEurope, 03 May 2015 12:26:34 GMTReform still an issue at troubled Port Authority, N.J. (AP) — The indictments against two former allies of Gov. Chris Christie and the guilty plea of a third, all stemming from the George Washington Bridge lane closing scandal, and the still-looming investigation involving the former chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have underlined the need for reform at the agency.By DAVID PORTER and MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsTrafficState governmentsIndictmentsLegislationTransportationCorporate legal affairsCorporate newsBusinessGovernment and politicsLaw and orderLegislatureNew JerseyNewarkUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:34:45 GMTAngola: Opposition, police dispute deaths caused by raid (AP) — Angolan police and opposition politicians are at odds over the exact number of people killed in a raid on a religious sect.iGeneral newsAngolaSouth AfricaSouthern AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 14:30:53 GMTMayweather wins decision in richest fight ever VEGAS (AP) — The pressure of a $180 million payday never got to Floyd Mayweather Jr., even if the richest fight ever wasn't the best.By TIM DAHLBERGaGeneral newsSportsMen's boxingMen's sportsBoxingDopingNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:23:24 GMT'Avengers' sequel is second biggest US opener of all time ANGELES (AP) — The "Avengers" sequel has failed to top the record opening weekend of the first film. "Avengers: Age of Ultron" grossed a staggering $187.7 million in its first three days in theaters according to Disney estimates on Sunday, but it is a far cry from the first film's $207.4 million debut in 2012.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainment, 03 May 2015 15:48:24 GMTThe Latest: Baltimore lifts curfew after days of tension a.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsArrestsCrimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:56:24 GMTSlain trooper's parents say they forgive suspected ambusher, Pa. (AP) — The parents of a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper say they have forgiven his alleged killer.By MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:08:13 GMTIsrael's Jewish Ethiopian minority rallies against racism (AP) — Several thousand people, mostly from Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority, are protesting in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolice brutalityPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceRace and ethnicityIsraelTel AvivJerusalemMiddle East, 03 May 2015 14:09:53 GMTA look at operating status of Ohio abortion clinics look at what's happened with Ohio abortion providers since 2011:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsAbortionHealthHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsWomen's healthOhioColumbusClevelandToledoDaytonCincinnatiUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:47:12 GMTRescuers find 3 survivors in Nepal days after quake, Nepal (AP) — Rescuers have found three survivors in a mountainous village in Nepal, several days since the earthquake, an official said Sunday.iGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeSearch and rescue effortsNatural disastersEventsAccidents and disastersNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 03 May 2015 12:03:30 GMTBaltimore relieved by charges, weary of curfew (AP) — Officials in Baltimore are trying to determine when to lift a curfew imposed after street protests in the aftermath of the death of a man in police custody.JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsArrestsProtests and demonstrationsCrimeLaw and orderPolitical and civil unrestIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:33:18 GMTItaly: 3,690 migrants rescued from Mediterranean in 1 day (AP) — Ships rescued 3,690 migrants in just one day from smugglers' boats on the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast, the Italian Coast Guard said Sunday.By FRANCES D'EMILIOiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsItalyEuropeMediterranean SeaLibyaWestern EuropeNorth AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 12:44:01 GMTCongressmen to reconsider separate funding for Iraq factions (AP) — Congress may reconsider a provision in an upcoming bill funding the training of the Iraqi army that would send weapons separately to Arab Sunnis and Kurds, a congressman visiting Baghdad said Sunday.By PAUL SCHEMMiGeneral newsLegislatureGovernment and politicsArmed forcesMilitant groupsMilitary and defenseWar and unrestIraqBaghdadUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:42:46 GMTItaly: At least 10 migrants found dead in sea off Libya (AP) — Italian Coast Guard and commercial vessels came to the rescue of at least 16 boats of migrants Sunday, saving hundreds of them and recovering 10 bodies off Libya's coast, as smugglers took advantage of calm seas to send packed vessels across the Mediterranean.By FRANCES D'EMILIOiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsItalyEuropeMediterranean SeaWestern Europe, 03 May 2015 15:11:55 GMTNepal's wrenching choices: 'I feel like I could die anytime', Nepal (AP) — Four days after the earthquake ripped apart the supporting wall attaching her ancient brick house to the tilting seven-story building next door, Parbati Gautam moved back in.By FOSTER KLUGiGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeNatural disastersHumanitarian crisesEventsAccidents and disastersNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 03 May 2015 15:34:13 GMTDefense faces challenges as theater shooting victims testify, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial have worked to paint a powerful image of grief and gore that experts say could be hard for defense attorneys to overcome.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:13:50 GMTMagnitude-3.9 quake shakes buildings across Los Angeles ANGELES (AP) — A small earthquake has rattled the greater Los Angeles area, shaking buildings and waking residents. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.aGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 12:31:11 GMTAlice, Charlotte, Diana? Guessing game for royal baby's name (AP) — Princess Charlotte has a certain ring to it. Or how about Princess Alice?By SYLVIA HUIiGeneral newsLifestyleParentingRelationshipsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentUnited KingdomLondonAustraliaWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandOceania, 03 May 2015 15:47:36 GMTShould Britain stay in the EU? Question hovers in election (AP) — Ian Robinson, co-owner of a small investment firm in London, is watching Britain's general election this Thursday with unease.By DANICA KIRKAiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsEconomyReferendumsPublic opinionImmigrationElectionsSocial affairsSocial issuesUnited KingdomEuropeLondonGermanyWestern EuropeEngland, 03 May 2015 13:43:06 GMTGreece lauds German president's call for possible redress, Greece (AP) — A top Greek lawmaker has welcomed the German president's call for his country to consider World War II redress to Greece as a gesture "of historical significance."iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGreeceGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 03 May 2015 15:25:40 GMTLow milk prices, glutted market put strain on dairy farmers CHARLTON, N.Y. (AP) — In an online profile of "Our Farmers," New York City milk bottler Elmhurst Dairy tells the story of how David Wood bought his first two calves as a part-time hobby in 1970 and grew his Saratoga County farm to more than a thousand Holsteins, whose milk is trucked every day to its plant in Queens.By MARY ESCHaBusinessGeneral newsPricesProduction facilitiesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAgricultureEconomyCorporate newsNew YorkUnited StatesNew York CityQueensNorth America, 03 May 2015 13:13:42 GMTJohn Kerry tries to pacify Israeli worries over Iran deal (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is reaching out to Israelis in an attempt to pacify worries over the emerging nuclear deal with Iran.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsIsraelIranMiddle East, 03 May 2015 15:38:20 GMTMcIlroy moves to semifinals of Match Play FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy advanced to the semifinals of the Match Play Championship in a match against Paul Casey that went 22 holes in two days.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolf, 03 May 2015 14:32:38 GMTAfghanistan: Taliban offensive forces thousands from homes, Afghanistan (AP) — Fierce fighting between government forces and Taliban insurgents in northern Afghanistan has forced thousands of people to flee their homes, officials said Sunday.By RAHIM FAIEZ and LYNNE O'DONNELLiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsAfghanistanUnited StatesCentral AsiaAsiaNorth America, 03 May 2015 12:07:45 GMTWith rescuers near, girls stoned to death by Boko Haram, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram fighters stoned some of their captives to death as Nigeria's military approached to rescue the women, survivors told The Associated Press on Sunday.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsHostage situationsKidnappingObituariesCrimeNigeriaCameroonWest AfricaAfrica, 03 May 2015 15:18:36 GMTBoehner: Clinton needs to bring Democrats along on trade (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says Hillary Rodham Clinton needs to back trade legislation that President Barack Obama wants — and help get Democrats on board.wBusinessGovernment and politicsInternational tradePolitical partiesEconomyEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment policyInternational agreementsInternational relationsPolitical organizationsUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 13:03:38 GMTPace of death sentences, executions slows in Virginia, Va. (AP) — A prosecutor's decision not to seek a death penalty for the man accused of abducting and killing a University of Virginia student is emblematic of capital punishment's decline across the country and in the state that once operated one of the busiest execution chambers in the nation.By LARRY O'DELLaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeDeath penalty controversyCrimePublic opinionLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsCriminal punishmentEducation issuesEducationVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:44:13 GMTBaltimore lifts curfew imposed 6 days ago following riots sparked by death of man in custody (AP) — Baltimore lifts curfew imposed 6 days ago following riots sparked by death of man in custody.aGeneral newsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 14:46:49 GMTMerkel joins survivors, US vets to mark Dachau liberation, Germany (AP) — It was a shocking, horrifying "beautiful day."By CHRISTOPH NOELTING and GEIR MOULSONiGeneral newsNazismGovernment and politicsGermanyUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 03 May 2015 12:48:28 GMTOhio clinics close, abortions decline amid restrictions, Ohio (AP) — The number of abortion providers in Ohio has shrunk by half amid a flurry of restrictive new laws over the past four years, and the number of the procedures also is declining, according to a review of records by The Associated Press.By JULIE CARR SMYTHaGeneral newsAbortionHealthWomen's healthHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsToledoOhioTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 03 May 2015 15:46:11 GMTAP NewsAlert (AP) — Italy's Coast Guard: at least 10 migrants found dead in sea off Libya.iGeneral newsItalyWestern EuropeEurope, 03 May 2015 14:02:45 GMT