FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Apr 2015 10:59:44 -0700French leader visits gas chamber to honor Nazi camp victims (AP) — French President Francois Hollande urged vigilance against resurgent anti-Semitism and racism, as he visited a former gas chamber Sunday to honor Jews, Gypsies and French resistance fighters who died in the only Nazi concentration camp on French soil.iGeneral newsWorld War IIThe HolocaustNazismEventsGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityFranceEuropeGermanyWestern Europe, 26 Apr 2015 15:12:12 GMTBaltimore protests turn violent after death of suspect (AP) — A protest over the death of a man who was injured while in the custody of Baltimore police Gray started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets. Then, things turned violent and volatile.By TOM FOREMAN Jr., MEREDITH SOMERS AND JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSportsMLB baseballBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:23:20 GMTDeutsche Bank Q1 earnings fall to $610M, hurt by penalties, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank says net profit fell to 559 million euros ($610 million) in the first quarter as legal penalties ate into stronger revenues from trading stocks and bonds.iBusinessGeneral newsUnited KingdomGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 14:34:48 GMTFighting rages in Yemen's 3rd-largest city, strikes continue, Yemen (AP) — Deadly street battles raged in Yemen's third-largest city on Sunday, as airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities, security officials said.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 16:39:37 GMTQ&A: What's at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments (AP) — Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples.By MARK SHERMANwGovernment and politicsGays and lesbiansCouplesMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesRelationshipsLifestyleCourtsJudiciaryState governmentsUnited StatesMissouriAlabamaDistrict of ColumbiaOhioNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 14:13:41 GMTProtests after Burundi leader is nominated for a third term, Burundi (AP) — Hundreds of people in Burundi protested in the capital Sunday after the country's ruling party nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza to run for a third term.By The Associated PressiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment appointments and nominationsNational electionsElectionsPolitical and civil unrestBurundiBujumburaEast AfricaCentral AfricaAfrica, 26 Apr 2015 15:35:54 GMTKazakhstan goes to polls as president expected to win, Kazakhstan (AP) — Voters in oil-rich Kazakhstan turned out in abundance Sunday for a carefully choreographed presidential election intended to cement the rule of the incumbent, who has ruled over the former Soviet republic for more than 25 years.By LEILA SARALAYEVAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsNational electionsKazakhstanAlmatyCentral AsiaUkraineRussiaAsiaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 15:04:52 GMTCoast Guard: Search goes on for 5 lost after boats capsize ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard crews are searching for five people missing in the water after a powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay, Alabama.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:34:38 GMTCoast Guard: Second body found in Alabama waters, 5 missing ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard officials say two bodies have been found in Alabama waters after a powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:34:16 GMT'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3': 5 ways it's different MONICA, Calif. (AP) — "Call of Duty: Black Ops 3" is enlisting a few new recruits.By DERRIK J. LANGhtArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyMilitary technologySanta MonicaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:59:59 GMTIsraeli military indicts 3 soldiers for looting in Gaza war (AP) — The Israeli military announced Sunday it indicted three soldiers for allegedly taking money from a building in Gaza during last year's war against Hamas militants.iGeneral newsDiplomacyWar and unrestIndictmentsMilitary legal affairsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsLaw and orderMilitary and defensePalestinian territoriesIsraelJerusalemGaza StripMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 16:51:59 GMTJameis Winston to Bucs to start NFL draft YORK (AP) — The NFL draft heads to Chicago this year, with the top overall choice in our mock draft not planning to be on hand. No matter: Tampa Bay will already have let its selection know when the crowd in the Windy City gets, uh, wind of the pick.By BARRY WILNERsSportsAthlete injuriesCollege footballNFL DraftSports transactionsSports businessAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballCollege sportsEventsNew YorkTexasMissouriFloridaArizonaTampaIllinoisWashingtonPittsburghOregonClevelandDallasAlabamaUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaOhio, 26 Apr 2015 16:49:11 GMTFilm to probe Newark schoolyard murders' toll on family, N.J. (AP) — For what seemed a small eternity, Shalga Hightower epitomized the picture of parental grief in the aftermath of Newark's 2007 schoolyard killings, when a group of men and boys, including one who turned 15 that day, lined up her college-bound daughter and two friends and shot them each in the back of the head.By DAVID PORTERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeDocumentariesLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairs, 26 Apr 2015 16:21:28 GMTModerate Akinci leads Turkish Cypriot leadership election, Cyprus (AP) — Challenger Mustafa Akinci has opened up an unassailable lead over incumbent hard-liner Dervis Eroglu in a runoff election to determine the next leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots.By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsRun-off electionsElectionsTurkeyCyprusMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeGreece, 26 Apr 2015 16:33:53 GMTExpert: Lift accidents like one at Sugarloaf are rare VALLEY, Maine (AP) — A national expert says Maine's Sugarloaf ski resort was the only ski area in the nation to have a serious lift malfunction involving injuries this season.aBusinessGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersMaineUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:59:09 GMTSaudi-led airstrikes hit Yemen rebels in capital, south, Yemen (AP) — Aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels in Yemen struck targets in several cities on Sunday, including the capital, security officials said, as fighting raged across the country.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 15:05:19 GMTDeath toll climbs following Nepal quake: Things to Know death toll climbed and aftershocks continued a day after a powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest and setting off an urgent aid response.By GREGORY KATZaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaSouth AsiaKathmanduPakistanAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:43:52 GMTDeath toll from Nepal earthquake tops 2,500, Nepal (AP) — Death toll from Nepal earthquake tops 2,500.iGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:26:04 GMTKey events in path to trial for Colorado theater shooter, Colo. (AP) — Key dates in the life of James Holmes, on trial in the 2012 Colorado theater shooting:aGeneral newsComputer crimeViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoAuroraCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:08:54 GMTPutin accuses US of supporting separatists in Russia (AP) — In a new documentary, Russian President Vladimir Putin says intercepted calls showed that the U.S. helped separatists in Russia's North Caucasus in the 2000s, underscoring his suspicions of the West.By NATALIYA VASILYEVAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsDocumentariesEntertainmentArts and entertainmentCrimeaRussiaUnited StatesUkraineEastern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 14:42:58 GMTAmerican Pharoah completes final pre-Kentucky Derby workout, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah has completed his final workout before the Kentucky Derby.sSportsKentucky DerbyHorse racingEventsThoroughbred racingLouisvilleKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:05:24 GMT'Batman' killer studied brain disorders before mass murder, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes was growing volatile well before he put on a gas mask and body armor, strapped on a rifle, shotgun, pistol and ammunition, and slipped into a midnight premiere of the Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises."By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeNeurological disordersDiseases and conditionsHealthHigher educationEducationSocial affairsColoradoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 14:55:25 GMTPalestinian official skeptical about next Israeli government (AP) — The chief Palestinian negotiator is expressing skepticism about peace prospects with the next Israeli government following comments made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the recent campaign.iGeneral newsDiplomacyGovernment and politicsInternational relationsIsraelPalestinian territoriesMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 15:43:02 GMT'Furious 7' tops 'Adaline' to lead box office for 4th week YORK (AP) — "Furious 7" had enough left in the tank to top "The Age of Adaline" and lead the box office for a fourth straight week.By JAKE COYLEaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainment, 26 Apr 2015 15:42:12 GMTMore than 2,500 confirmed dead in Nepal earthquake, Nepal (AP) — Sleeping in the streets and shell-shocked, Nepalese cremated the dead and dug through rubble for the missing Sunday, a day after a massive Himalayan earthquake killed more than 2,500 people. Aftershocks tormented them, making buildings sway and sending panicked Kathmandu residents running into the streets.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and KATY DAIGLEiGeneral newsScienceDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsAccidents and disastersMountainsNatural disastersAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:39:04 GMTCards ace Wainwright placed on 15-day DL with ankle injury (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left Achilles and left ankle injury, the team says, and could be out much longer.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:09:46 GMTNYPD's Bratton: Less tension between city officials, union YORK (AP) — New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there's "much less tension" between the police union and city officials now than there was in the aftermath of the chokehold death of a Staten Island man last year.aGeneral newsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:34:54 GMTBaltimore protests turn violent after death of arrested man (AP) — A protest over the death of Freddie Gray, who was critically injured in police custody, started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets before the demonstration turned violent and volatile.By TOM FOREMAN Jr., MEREDITH SOMERS AND JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:53:04 GMTIraqi army claims progress in Anbar amid Baghdad bombings (AP) — Iraq's army announced it was making progress in the battle against Islamic State militants in Anbar province Sunday even as it struggled to retake territory lost over the weekend and a string of bombings rocked the capital.By SINAN SALAHEDDIN and SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitant groupsBombingsWar casualtiesImprovised explosivesGovernment and politicsIraqBaghdadMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 14:30:21 GMT3 young women jailed in Russia for twerking (AP) — A court in southern Russia has sentenced one teenager to 15 days in jail and two young women to 10 days for twerking next to a World War II memorial.iGeneral newsRussiaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 16:51:27 GMTSaudi Arabia: Military training aircraft crashes, killing 2, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's Defense Ministry says a military training aircraft has crashed, killing the instructor and a student pilot.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationGovernment and politicsSaudi ArabiaRiyadhMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 15:41:55 GMTMountaineers, guides stream from Everest after avalanche, Nepal (AP) — Mountaineers, guides and porters streamed from Mount Everest base camp on Sunday in the wake of a deadly earthquake-triggered avalanche that obliterated parts of the rocky village of nylon tents. Some warned that dozens of people may still be missing.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and TIM SULLIVANiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersMountainsMissing personsEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:36:25 GMTOfficial results show moderate Mustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots, Cyprus (AP) — Official results show moderate Mustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCyprusTurkeyWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 17:02:57 GMTFBI director, Sen. Leahy, give details of Louis Freeh crash, Vt. (AP) — Officials say former FBI director Louis Freeh was near death in the wake of a car crash near his vacation home in Vermont last August.aGeneral newsAccidentsLaw enforcement agenciesAccidents and disastersTransportationGovernment and politicsBurlingtonVermontUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:56:22 GMTActivists: Syrian air raids kill 34 in northwestern town (AP) — Syrian government aircraft pounded opposition-held areas in the country's northwest on Sunday, killing at least 34 in one strike on a town near the Turkish border, activists said.iGeneral newsWar and unrestPolitical activismPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsSyriaTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 16:15:20 GMT'Furious 7' holds on to box office; 'Age of Ultron' looms YORK (AP) — "Furious 7" enjoyed a victory lap over the weekend, becoming only the third film ever to make $1 billion internationally and leading the domestic box office for the fourth straight week. But the movie that's poised to topple the Universal juggernaut, Marvel's "The Avengers: Age of Ultron," revved up overseas with a massive $201.2 million debut.By JAKE COYLEaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainment, 26 Apr 2015 16:51:32 GMTFrance detains second suspect in thwarted attack probe (AP) — French officials say a second man has been detained in an investigation into an alleged plot to attack a church near Paris.By ANGELA CHARLTONiGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 15:26:49 GMTNo time to lose: Global response to Nepal quake gears up (AP) — There is still time to save lives — that's why governments and aid agencies Sunday rushed doctors, volunteers and equipment to Nepal without waiting for the dust to settle.By GREGORY KATZiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseForeign aidAccidents and disastersNatural disastersInternational relationsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomNepalUnited Arab EmiratesSouth AsiaIsraelWestern EuropeEuropeAsiaMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 16:37:29 GMTLate spring complicates already perilous amphibian migration, N.H. (AP) — Northern New England's annual amphibian migration is always perilous, but critters that cross roads to breed are facing an additional challenge this year: a delayed start after the long winter.By HOLLY RAMERaGeneral newsAnimalsAmphibiansFrogsSalamanders and newtsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:05:01 GMTTogo counts votes as president seeks third term, Togo (AP) — Togo's election officials on Sunday added up results from a presidential vote that had the lowest turnout of any election conducted in the past decade.By ERICK KAGLANiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsNational electionsTogoLomeWest AfricaAfrica, 26 Apr 2015 15:05:58 GMTSalma Hayek visits Lebanon to launch film 'The Prophet', Lebanon (AP) — Salma Hayek is visiting her ancestral homeland Lebanon to launch "The Prophet," an animated feature film she co-produced.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityAnimation and comicsLebanonMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 17:08:52 GMTQuake agony revealed quietly on trip from Nepal airport, Nepal (AP) — Soon after landing at Kathmandu airport, the Thai Airways captain made a bizarre announcement to passengers: Nobody is in the control tower.By TODD PITMANiGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:58:51 GMTGuide to the Colorado theater shooting trial, Colo. (AP) — Opening statements are set Monday in the long-awaited trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes. Here's a look at top elements in the case:Associated PressaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:13:17 GMTStoried NYC college awaits results of attorney general probe YORK (AP) — First came a hotly-debated decision by Cooper Union to start charging its students after being tuition-free for generations.By KAREN MATTHEWSaBusinessGeneral newsHigher educationEducationSocial affairsNew York CityManhattanNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:15:12 GMTKerber upsets Wozniacki to win Porsche Grand Prix, Germany (AP) — Home favorite Angelique Kerber rallied to upset Caroline Wozniacki 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the final of the Porsche Grand Prix for her second straight title on Sunday.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 16:50:25 GMTBoston Marathon bomber's lawyers prepare case for life (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin presenting witnesses this week in the penalty phase of his trial as they try to make their case that he should be sentenced to life in prison — not death — for his role in the deadly 2013 attack.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsCrimeBombingsEventsLaw and orderBostonRussiaUnited StatesMassachusettsNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 15:12:57 GMTTechnology and outdoor sports converge at drone conference Cruz, Calif. (AP) — Surfers catching waves and mountain bikers pedaling through forests are used to the occasional low flying pelican or diving hawk, but these days outdoor recreationalists can find what's up in the air isn't a bird at all, it's a drone.By MARTHA MENDOZAhtBusinessGeneral newsDrone aircraftTechnologyCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:11:16 GMTGarcia-Lopez wins Nastase Tiriac Trophy, Romania (AP) — Guillermo Garcia-Lopez has won the Nastase Tiriac Trophy final, beating Jiri Vesely 7-6 (5), 7-6 (11) Sunday on his sixth match point.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisRomaniaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 15:09:34 GMTEx-Ranger's long march to honor WWII hero, N.Y. (AP) — For years after Col. William O. Darby was killed in World War II, fellow soldiers would make a pilgrimage to his family's home just to talk to his mother about the fallen hero credited with forming the U.S. Army Rangers.By CHRIS CAROLAaGeneral newsWorld War IIEventsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsNHL hockeyProfessional hockeyHockeySportsMen's hockeyMen's sportsUnited StatesNew York CityArkansasNorth AmericaNew York, 26 Apr 2015 16:02:52 GMTInternet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space race HORN, Texas (AP) — An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart.By MICHAEL GRACZYKaBusinessGeneral newsSpace launchesCoastlines and beachesContracts and ordersCorporate newsGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesEnvironment and natureTexasUnited StatesHoustonNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:47:22 GMT