FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 04 May 2015 08:47:11 -0700US stocks gain, pushing market back near record levelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e94788c07124a14b32560f8bc49fbb6NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are moving slightly higher in midday trading, building on their gains from Friday.aBusinessGeneral newsStock marketsFinancial marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e94788c07124a14b32560f8bc49fbb6Mon, 04 May 2015 15:56:46 GMTLatest on traffic jam scandal: Baroni says he's innocenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2ff2921897c4879ba425c1f38ccd71a11:40 a.m.By DAVID PORTERaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTrafficLegal proceedingsGovernment appointments and nominationsCabinet appointments and nominationsState governmentsJudicial appointments and nominationsPolitical scandalsTransportationLaw and orderCabinetsJudiciaryPolitical issuesLocal electionsElectionsNew JerseyNewarkNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2ff2921897c4879ba425c1f38ccd71aMon, 04 May 2015 15:58:40 GMTGM ignition switch death toll switches rises to 97http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3d560f12b384a52884dbf95001e7c76NEW YORK (AP) — Families of at least 97 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensated by the automaker.fBusinesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3d560f12b384a52884dbf95001e7c76Mon, 04 May 2015 15:39:11 GMTPolice: No explosives found in car used in Texas attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6212e99c774d70bb756ac5a8ed911eGARLAND, Texas (AP) — Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix as part of an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed Monday.By JAMIE STENGLEaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeNational courtsIntelligence agenciesLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryTexasUnited StatesPhoenixNorth AmericaArizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6212e99c774d70bb756ac5a8ed911eMon, 04 May 2015 15:55:52 GMTUber drivers beware! Car at risk in Brussels after rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02bba8fd6c0842a885c19fc2cca9bd85BRUSSELS (AP) — A Brussels court has confiscated the car of an Uber driver because it says the ride-sharing service does not respect taxi regulations.iBusinessGeneral newsBrusselsBelgiumWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02bba8fd6c0842a885c19fc2cca9bd85Mon, 04 May 2015 15:47:41 GMTBurundi Red Cross: 3 killed in clashes with security forceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d162a0a5337e4d68a519429057bff344BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — At least three people have been killed in Burundi on Monday in violent clashes with the security forces, said the Red Cross, as street demonstrations persist over the president's third term bid.By JEROME DELAY and RODNEY MUHUMUZAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsProtests and demonstrationsInternational relationsWar and unrestPolitical and civil unrestBurundiBujumburaEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d162a0a5337e4d68a519429057bff344Mon, 04 May 2015 15:53:20 GMTPolice: 4 dead, 1 hurt in shooting on Wisconsin bridgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08de865ffc2f4007859531793f057058MENASHA, Wis. (AP) — Four people are dead and one person is injured after a man opened fire on a bridge in a small city in eastern Wisconsin in what police described as a random shooting.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08de865ffc2f4007859531793f057058Mon, 04 May 2015 15:44:21 GMTGolden State Warriors star Stephen Curry wins NBA MVPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5da66a9a993d4fb2927cde500f465fbeOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has won the NBA's Most Valuable Player award, beating out Houston's James Harden in a race that turned out not to be that close.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5da66a9a993d4fb2927cde500f465fbeMon, 04 May 2015 15:16:22 GMTMcDonald's to simplify structure, focus on customershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/307dab22be9e4ccab64d40e6b428766aNEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook says he's stripping away layers of bureaucracy and increasing accountability so the company can move more nimbly to keep up with changing tastes.By CANDICE CHOIaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/307dab22be9e4ccab64d40e6b428766aMon, 04 May 2015 15:13:09 GMTSupreme Court rejects inmate's appeal for sex-change surgeryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19568e7f735f4ed29b0995dd2038f582WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a convicted murderer in Massachusetts who has been seeking taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery in prison.wLifestyleGovernment and politicsSurgical proceduresDiagnosis and treatmentHealthGender issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19568e7f735f4ed29b0995dd2038f582Mon, 04 May 2015 15:14:04 GMTCraig Counsell hired as manager of the Milwaukee Brewershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7889f43228b94d69b8e27a9c1782992eMILWAUKEE (AP) — Craig Counsell hired as manager of the Milwaukee Brewers.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7889f43228b94d69b8e27a9c1782992eMon, 04 May 2015 15:18:23 GMTPolish doctors perform rare throat-area transplanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/642e3e1d5f154daea32c2f47b8b8cc4aWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish surgeons say they have successfully performed a rare and extensive transplant of the throat area.iGeneral newsHealthPolandEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/642e3e1d5f154daea32c2f47b8b8cc4aMon, 04 May 2015 15:23:55 GMTTaliban attack in remote Afghan province kills 16 policemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecc89b26d0e341f5a09d1b6255532851KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says Taliban attacks on police checkpoints in a remote northwestern province have killed at least 16 policemen.By LYNNE O'DONNELL and RAHIM FAIEZiGeneral newsWar and unrestPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsTerrorismDiplomacyInternational relationsAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiaKabulDohaQatarMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecc89b26d0e341f5a09d1b6255532851Mon, 04 May 2015 15:24:08 GMTWozniacki beats McHale to reach 3rd round of Madrid Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/876dac3da0b3444baac2150ef374af77MADRID (AP) — Carolina Wozniacki of Denmark powered her way past Christina McHale of the United States to book her place in the third round of the Madrid Open on Monday.By HAROLD HECKLEsSportsMen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsSpainMadridAustraliaUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeOceaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/876dac3da0b3444baac2150ef374af77Mon, 04 May 2015 14:59:07 GMTWarriors' Stephen Curry voted NBA's MVP over Harden, Jameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/884bba9490cf436e878a65cb2a128316OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry won the NBA's Most Valuable Player award Monday, beating out Houston's James Harden in a race that turned out not to be that close.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/884bba9490cf436e878a65cb2a128316Mon, 04 May 2015 15:56:02 GMTBritish comedian, activist Russell Brand backs Labour Partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b01f42e5c4674a45bedd1554928d9c43LONDON (AP) — British comedian-turned-political activist Russell Brand has changed his mind and is no longer urging people not to vote in Thursday's general election — now he wants them to vote for Labour.By GREGORY KATZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCelebrityPolitical partiesEntertainmentArts and entertainmentPolitical organizationsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b01f42e5c4674a45bedd1554928d9c43Mon, 04 May 2015 15:41:45 GMTPolice ID mother, toddler killed when car slams into complexhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71eeb4c05ad5491d9dd615c4023e199dLIVERMORE, Calif. (AP) — The names of a woman and a toddler who were killed when a suspected drunken driver crashed into a Northern California apartment complex have been released.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationReckless endangermentCrimeViolent crimeCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71eeb4c05ad5491d9dd615c4023e199dMon, 04 May 2015 15:10:11 GMTSenator: Pentagon underreports sexual assaults in militaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b9f9f81f4164c99bb2258bd419af557WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of sex-related crimes occurring in U.S. military communities is far greater than the Defense Department has publicly reported, a U.S. senator said Monday in a scathing critique that asserts the Pentagon has refused to provide her information about sexual assaults at several major bases.By RICHARD LARDNERwGovernment and politicsViolent crimeMilitary legal affairsArmed forcesMilitary affairsLegal proceedingsCrimePublic opinionLegislatureJudiciaryGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMilitary and defenseLaw and orderSocial affairsUnited StatesNorfolkNorth AmericaVirginiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b9f9f81f4164c99bb2258bd419af557Mon, 04 May 2015 15:07:23 GMTBill Clinton: Foundation has done nothing wronghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d34b9cbd4074b92b77fc2419975e3c4WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is publicly musing about his life in a future Clinton administration, saying he would consider stepping down from the foundation that he founded more than a decade ago, if his wife wins the White House.By LISA LERERpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsCampaignsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentElectionsNational electionsPolitical fundraisingDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d34b9cbd4074b92b77fc2419975e3c4Mon, 04 May 2015 15:10:32 GMTSuicide bomber blows himself up during Damascus attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3af857abb5544859a901c0bed858dd6DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian soldiers battled a small group of insurgents, including a suicide bomber, who attacked a Syrian military logistics and supply facility in the capital Monday, militants and activists said.By ALBERT AJIiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestAssassinationsBombingsTerrorismGovernment and politicsSyriaDamascusMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3af857abb5544859a901c0bed858dd6Mon, 04 May 2015 15:44:19 GMTFinnish military informs 900,000 reservists about war dutyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0b26f12cc43491f9dd7d860acc1c9a2HELSINKI (AP) — Finland's defense forces have begun informing 900,000 reservists about their duties during war, as military activity mounts in the Baltic Sea region.iGeneral newsWar and unrestFinlandRussiaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0b26f12cc43491f9dd7d860acc1c9a2Mon, 04 May 2015 15:47:22 GMTItalian astronaut brews, sips first fresh espresso in spacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb06bab503646f4a28c315916a36961CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first Italian woman in space is now the world's first orbiting barista.By MARCIA DUNNaScienceSpace explorationBeveragesFood and drinkLifestyleIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessItalyFloridaWestern EuropeEuropeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb06bab503646f4a28c315916a36961Mon, 04 May 2015 15:43:33 GMTNYC harassment case against marathon bombers' sister droppedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee024b6d0e384f3a9e932a308185d411NEW YORK (AP) — New York prosecutors have dropped a harassment case against a sister of the Boston Marathon bombers, saying allegations she threatened to "put a bomb" on a perceived romantic rival couldn't be proved.aGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingEventsBombingsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee024b6d0e384f3a9e932a308185d411Mon, 04 May 2015 15:18:49 GMTEU, German heads at funeral of former Polish FM Bartoszewskihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/353056bba4a84143a3954ce0de17834cWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, the former Auschwitz prisoner who helped save Jews from the Holocaust and later became Poland's foreign minister, was a joyful person who inspired deep respect, top European officials said in eulogies Monday at his state funeral in Warsaw.By MONIKA SCISLOWSKAiGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesObituariesState funeralsGovernment and politicsPolandWarsawGermanyEastern EuropeEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/353056bba4a84143a3954ce0de17834cMon, 04 May 2015 15:35:35 GMTUS stocks gain, pushing market back to record levelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76ffb91296bc432e962d59a32f403292NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gained Monday, pushing the market to record levels, as investors assessed corporate earnings. Stocks also got a lift from a report that showed factory orders rose in March for the first time since last summer.By STEVE ROTHWELLaBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsFinancial performanceCorporate newsGreeceUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76ffb91296bc432e962d59a32f403292Mon, 04 May 2015 15:12:27 GMTThe Latest on Texas attack: Police say 2 used assault rifleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c1ec22a5e7d4133b5b52d0cd0c2451710:20 a.m. CDTBy The Associated PressaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderTexasPhoenixDallasUnited StatesNorth AmericaArizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c1ec22a5e7d4133b5b52d0cd0c24517Mon, 04 May 2015 15:24:52 GMTKerry makes appeal to South Sudan's warring leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c271ecee7ac4ebf93cdd6fda8ef96d2NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is severely criticizing South Sudan's warring president and opposition leader, and pledging U.S. funds to create a court to hold them accountable for crimes.By BRADLEY KLAPPERiGovernment and politicsSouth SudanKenyaNorth AfricaAfricaEast AfricaSudanMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c271ecee7ac4ebf93cdd6fda8ef96d2Mon, 04 May 2015 15:47:07 GMTFamed neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e5c2732d234a45b8e00d031d25fb84DETROIT (AP) — Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision of the nation as "a place of dreams" where people can thrive when freed from an overbearing government.By ED WHITEaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPolitical partiesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsPolitical organizationsPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e5c2732d234a45b8e00d031d25fb84Mon, 04 May 2015 15:33:58 GMTFBI searches Phoenix home in Texas prophet contest shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/568bc4aa706e4b1da741a009efb55ddfGARLAND, Texas (AP) — Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix in an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed Monday.By NOMAAN MERCHANT and JAMIE STENGLEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeState governmentsGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/568bc4aa706e4b1da741a009efb55ddfMon, 04 May 2015 14:59:28 GMTPolice: 2 men opened fire with assault rifles on officers at Muhammad cartoon event in Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a87b879bd00a4513add7497552d3e80dGARLAND, Texas (AP) — Police: 2 men opened fire with assault rifles on officers at Muhammad cartoon event in Texas.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a87b879bd00a4513add7497552d3e80dMon, 04 May 2015 15:13:36 GMTCounsell replaces Roenicke with Brewers after 7-18 starthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4226a2f0c9694de2b7e277c39950556fMILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke and replaced him Monday with former Milwaukee infielder Craig Counsell.sSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeSt. LouisWisconsinUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4226a2f0c9694de2b7e277c39950556fMon, 04 May 2015 15:42:04 GMTThe Latest on Texas attack: Police say officer saved liveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/646a34c4ac5c41928f91126fc28b04a610:30 a.m. CDTBy The Associated PressaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderTexasDallasPhoenixUnited StatesNorth AmericaArizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/646a34c4ac5c41928f91126fc28b04a6Mon, 04 May 2015 15:38:17 GMTPolice: 1 officer fatally shot both gunmen outside Muhammad cartoon event, 'saved lives'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08d6ba433eb44131ad74eb4e6a9c323bGARLAND, Texas (AP) — Police: 1 officer fatally shot both gunmen outside Muhammad cartoon event, 'saved lives'aGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08d6ba433eb44131ad74eb4e6a9c323bMon, 04 May 2015 15:27:15 GMTBomber's Russian relatives testify in Boston marathon trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a486ff17b4f4b75b0db99ccc94f6afaBOSTON (AP) — Russian relatives of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began testifying Monday at his federal death penalty trial, with one cousin extolling Tsarnaev's kindness as a child and a prosecutor asking if she considered bombing innocent people an act of kindness.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsCrimeBombingsLaw and orderEventsBostonRussiaUnited StatesMassachusettsNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a486ff17b4f4b75b0db99ccc94f6afaMon, 04 May 2015 15:12:35 GMTAg Secretary Vilsack to announce national conservation workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0adf34e7f3647c48ef47f216cc8a89fBROOMFIELD, Colo. (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is traveling to Colorado to announce funding for conservation projects in all 50 states.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsScienceAgriculture and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0adf34e7f3647c48ef47f216cc8a89fMon, 04 May 2015 15:32:52 GMTAfghan official says Taliban attack on checkpoints in remote northwest has killed 16 policemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d70b2fb9ac8429c8dd1a351693693ecKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan official says Taliban attack on checkpoints in remote northwest has killed 16 policemen.iGeneral newsWar and unrestPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d70b2fb9ac8429c8dd1a351693693ecMon, 04 May 2015 15:11:00 GMTNew York Senate leader surrenders to face corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e07501255314a5f8358402140b0a76cNEW YORK (AP) — The leader of the New York Senate surrendered Monday to face charges including extortion and soliciting bribes after investigators looking into the awarding of a $12 million contract to a company that hired his son said they captured him on wiretaps boasting of his power.By LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYSaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsExtortion and threatsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestPolitical corruptionState legislatureLegislatureCrimePolitical issuesState governmentsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e07501255314a5f8358402140b0a76cMon, 04 May 2015 15:41:41 GMTLatest on traffic jam scandal: Not guilty pleas enteredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31274099583d461abd513d2f7663f3cd11:10 a.m.By DAVID PORTER and JILL COLVINaGeneral newsTrafficLegal proceedingsCabinet appointments and nominationsGovernment appointments and nominationsState governmentsJudicial appointments and nominationsPolitical scandalsGovernment and politicsTransportationLaw and orderCabinetsJudiciaryPolitical issuesLocal electionsElectionsNew JerseyNewarkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31274099583d461abd513d2f7663f3cdMon, 04 May 2015 15:25:43 GMTJudge: Lawsuit by deaf inmate can go forward against sheriffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77315c7928d544259cd352f2ad24ab4bALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A deaf man can go forward with his lawsuit against Arlington County Sheriff Beth Arthur after a federal judge said the allegations, if true, would amount to a serious violation of his constitutional rights.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsPoliceState governmentsLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77315c7928d544259cd352f2ad24ab4bMon, 04 May 2015 15:13:52 GMTRory McIlroy: Holding the top ranking, wearing the crownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d467af1fac5493399d1a9c05b79b11eSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Unless he changed his routine, Rory McIlroy started celebrating his 26th birthday on Monday by going to the website of the Official World Golf Ranking to see where he stood. It was neither a gift nor a surprise.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d467af1fac5493399d1a9c05b79b11eMon, 04 May 2015 15:49:54 GMTLatest on Boston trial: Tsarnaev cries as aunt testifieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520643d5bb574112ad06f397a75b4e9d11:50 a.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsBombingsLaw and orderEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520643d5bb574112ad06f397a75b4e9dMon, 04 May 2015 15:51:42 GMTNew McCullough book celebrates the Wright Brothershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9936ccf54f64015aa53ab069c074c82NEW YORK (AP) — David McCullough's latest work of history followed a spontaneous path, from a book about many Americans in Paris in the 20th century to the biography of just two.By HILLEL ITALIEeArts and entertainmentBooks and literatureEntertainmentNew YorkFranceNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9936ccf54f64015aa53ab069c074c82Mon, 04 May 2015 15:10:03 GMTEx-Christie allies plead not guilty in bridge casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bedc164ce8c34343a6e3734ada4478b6NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two former political allies of Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie entered not guilty pleas Monday after they were charged for their alleged involvement in politically motivated lane closures of the George Washington Bridge in 2013.By DAVID PORTER and JILL COLVINaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsLegal proceedingsTrafficCriminal investigations2016 United States Presidential ElectionCrimeLaw and orderTransportationNational electionsElectionsCorporate legal affairsCorporate newsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bedc164ce8c34343a6e3734ada4478b6Mon, 04 May 2015 15:23:27 GMTLatest on traffic jam scandal: Kelly, Baroni arrive in courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ee96a878b494675ba956bedda0460b1NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — 10:55 a.m.aGeneral newsTrafficLegal proceedingsState governmentsCabinet appointments and nominationsGovernment appointments and nominationsPolitical scandalsJudicial appointments and nominationsGovernment and politicsTransportationLaw and orderCabinetsPolitical issuesJudiciaryLocal electionsElectionsNew JerseyNewarkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ee96a878b494675ba956bedda0460b1Mon, 04 May 2015 15:07:30 GMTBurundi Red Cross: 3 killed Monday in protests against president's bid for third termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d967cae9aaab4b2aadb10c9acfd40413BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi Red Cross: 3 killed Monday in protests against president's bid for third term .iGeneral newsBurundiBujumburaEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d967cae9aaab4b2aadb10c9acfd40413Mon, 04 May 2015 15:25:39 GMT26 wild horses shot dead in southern Greece; motive unclearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29f9c7d7d2354f878541d6c1943752dfATHENS, Greece (AP) — More than two dozen wild horses have been killed with shotguns on a remote mountainside in southern Greece, but the motive for the attack remains unclear, police said Monday.By DEREK GATOPOULOSiGeneral newsAnimalsHorsesAnimal welfareMammalsSocial issuesSocial affairsGreeceAthensWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29f9c7d7d2354f878541d6c1943752dfMon, 04 May 2015 15:37:38 GMTDerek Hough says he's being careful after 'Dancing' injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520a05f921ba48ff8cfd271df33e0253NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Hough, who was recently injured while rehearsing a dance routine, says it's not in his nature to take it easy.By ALICIA RANCILIOeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityPerforming artshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/520a05f921ba48ff8cfd271df33e0253Mon, 04 May 2015 15:41:33 GMTJury in Etan Patz '79 missing-boy case gets new aid: printerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ca9049773448b7b260466b518bc80bNEW YORK (AP) — Jurors in the New York murder trial involving the 1979 disappearance of 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY-tahn payts) have asked for dozens of exhibits, hours of read-back testimony and a spreadsheet to organize their thoughts. Now they're getting a new tool — a printer.aGeneral newsMissing personsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ca9049773448b7b260466b518bc80bMon, 04 May 2015 15:39:08 GMTUS gives $45 million to help Kenya with refugee crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c1a80173e36409ea9f81e0542fbaeaaNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United States said Monday it will give $45 million to help Kenya deal with an increasingly complex refugee crisis in a region long defined by Somalia's endemic violence, but where war in nearby Yemen is now creating conditions so dire that some people are even fleeing to Somalia.By BRADLEY KLAPPERiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical refugeesInternational incidentsEmbassiesWar and unrestTerrorismDiplomacyInternational lawHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsInternational relationsNational securityMilitary and defenseKenyaSomaliaNairobiEast AfricaDjiboutiUnited StatesMiddle EastYemenAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c1a80173e36409ea9f81e0542fbaeaaMon, 04 May 2015 15:20:21 GMTAP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e179329ea194841a1cf3f306ce1c031GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Police: No explosives in car of 2 men killed after opening fire outside Muhammad cartoon event.aGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e179329ea194841a1cf3f306ce1c031Mon, 04 May 2015 15:19:29 GMT