FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 May 2015 15:14:11 -0700Alleged Nazi war criminal wanted by Russia dies in Quebec (AP) — The lawyer for the man in the No. 2 spot on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of most wanted Nazi war criminals says his client has died at 93.iGeneral newsWar crimesNazismObituariesWar and unrestGovernment and politicsCanadaQuebecRussiaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEurope, 28 May 2015 21:09:59 GMTBush earned millions in juggling act as corporate adviser (AP) — During his transition from Florida governor to likely presidential candidate, Jeb Bush served on the boards of or as an adviser to at least 15 companies and nonprofits, a dizzying array of corporate connections that earned him millions of dollars and occasional headaches.By RONNIE GREENEhtBusinessGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsCorporate legal affairsFinancial performanceCorporate crimeLegal proceedingsGovernment payCorporate news2016 United States Presidential ElectionState governmentsGovernment regulationsTechnologyCampaignsPolitical partiesCorporate managementPersonnelCrimeGeneral newsFraud and false statementsMaterials industryIndustriesCorporate governanceLaw and orderEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment business and financeNational electionsElectionsPolitical fundraisingPolitical organizationsMiamiUnited StatesFloridaMichiganNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:54:51 GMTEagles' Kelly says McCoy was wrong to question his motives (AP) — Eagles coach Chip Kelly says LeSean McCoy was wrong to suggest he favors white players over black players, adding he never considers race when building his roster.By ROB MAADDIsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional footballFootball, 28 May 2015 20:54:30 GMTMichael King, innovative syndicator of 'Oprah,' dies at 67 YORK (AP) — Michael King, an innovative TV syndicator who helped make stars of Oprah Winfrey, Dr. Phil McGraw and Rachael Ray, has died.By FRAZIER MOOREaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityProducts and servicesCorporate news, 28 May 2015 21:04:46 GMTUSS Arizona Memorial dock repairs expected to take 1 week (AP) — The National Park Service and the Navy aim to resume taking visitors to the USS Arizona Memorial in a week, after a dock damaged by a wayward vessel is repaired.By AUDREY McAVOYaGeneral newsTravelLifestyle, 28 May 2015 21:21:24 GMTTebow makes his Philly debut (AP) — A slimmer Tim Tebow threw passes in shorts while a horde of reporters critiqued his mechanics and analyzed his arm motion.By ROB MAADDIsSportsProfessional footballFootballPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:39:22 GMTChicago police asked to keep racially charged photo sealed (AP) — Chicago police asked a judge to seal a photograph of two white officers holding rifles over a black man wearing deer antlers in an effort to protect the unidentified black man's privacy, an argument that sparked skepticism Thursday by some community activists.By DON BABWINaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsPoliceLaw and orderCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:46:54 GMTHeavy rain eases Texas drought, but high water could linger (AP) — This week's record rainfall in Texas eased the state's drought and swelled rivers and lakes to the point that they may not return to normal levels until July, scientists said Thursday.By JUAN A. LOZANO and SETH ROBBINSaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherFloodsDisaster planning and responseEvacuationsSearch and rescue effortsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersTexasHoustonFort WorthColorado RiverUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:39:00 GMTCDC investigating error that caused live anthrax shipments (AP) — The U.S. Army's top general said Thursday that human error probably was not a factor in the Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples from a chemical weapons testing site that was opened more than 70 years ago in a desolate stretch of desert in Utah.By ROBERT BURNS and BRADY McCOMBSwGovernment and politicsMilitary facilitiesMilitary leadershipChemical weaponsMilitary and defenseWeapons administrationWeapons of mass destructionGeneral newsArmed forcesUnited StatesUtahNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:30:29 GMTGoogle offers unlimited free storage of photos, videos FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is willing to store and organize all of the world's digital photos and videos for free.htBusinessTechnologyProfessional servicesIndustries, 28 May 2015 21:15:10 GMTHow the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday stocks are ending modestly lower following a sell-off in the Chinese market and concerns about an approaching deadline for Greece to make a debt payment.By The Associated PressfBusinessFinancial marketsStock markets, 28 May 2015 20:58:25 GMTAdministration asks judge to toss House health care suit (AP) — A skeptical federal judge grilled Obama administration lawyers Thursday over the House GOP's health care lawsuit, sounding unlikely to side with the president and dismiss the case.By ERICA WERNERwHealthGovernment and politicsLegislatureNational courtsLegislationLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryHealth care policyGovernment policyUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:29:05 GMTReview shows Bevin holding lead in Kentucky GOP primary, Ky. (AP) — Matt Bevin held on to his 83-vote lead after a state review of vote totals Thursday in Kentucky's Republican primary for governor, but his rival did not concede and suggested he was not done contesting the result.By ADAM BEAMaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsPolitical endorsementsPrimary electionsCampaignsState governmentsElection recountsGovernment appointments and nominationsPolitical partiesVotingPolitical fundraisingPolitical organizationsKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:18:47 GMTExpress and Broadcom are big market movers YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:htTechnologyConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate news, 28 May 2015 20:29:58 GMTWoman, 51, pleads guilty in politics-fueled drunken killing (AP) — A Detroit-area woman accused of killing a friend with a slow cooker during a political dispute while very drunk pleaded guilty to second-degree murder on Thursday in a deal with prosecutors.aGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeGovernment and politicsLaw and orderDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:01:32 GMTAlabama, feds reach agreement over alleged prison abuse, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama women's prison will be overhauled after the U.S. Justice Department said officers there coerced inmates into sex, watched them in showers and bathrooms and organized a New Year's Eve strip show.By KIM CHANDLERaGeneral newsCorrectional systemsState governmentsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderSex in societyGovernment and politicsAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:46:31 GMT200,000 shark fins seized at Ecuadorean port, Ecuador (AP) — Police in the Ecuadorean port city of Manta say they have seized about 200,000 shark fins destined to be illegally exported to Asia where they would fetch up to $1.5 million.iGeneral newsSharksFishAnimalsEcuadorSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 28 May 2015 21:29:54 GMTIraqi officials: Suicide car bomb in Baghdad kills 10, wounds 27 (AP) — Iraqi officials: Suicide car bomb in Baghdad kills 10, wounds 27.iGeneral newsBombingsWar and unrestTerrorismBaghdadIraqMiddle East, 28 May 2015 21:43:24 GMTGuns, training gun found where police say sheriff shot woman, Ga. (AP) — Investigators recovered multiple guns as well as a plastic training gun from the empty model home where police said a Georgia sheriff shot and critically wounded a woman, according to law enforcement documents.By KATE BRUMBACKaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeLegal proceedingsPoliceLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsGeorgiaLawrencevilleUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:28:38 GMTWisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule 'unworkable' (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is telling President Barack Obama that his plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is "unworkable."By MATTHEW DALYpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsEnvironmental laws and regulationsEnergy and the environmentState governmentsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment regulationsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:38:33 GMTTHE LATEST: Brazilian soccer federation head leaves Zurich (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:iBusinessGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestRacketeeringMen's soccerCriminal investigationsFIFA World Cup2018 FIFA World CupSports governanceProfessional soccerCorruption in sportsInternational soccer2022 FIFA World CupSports sponsorshipExtraditionPolitical resignationsSports marketingPolitical corruptionArrestsJudicial electionsElectionsCrimeLaw and orderLegislatureOlympic gamesMen's sportsSoccerEventsNational electionsGovernment and politicsSports businessPolitical issuesJudiciaryZurichRio de JaneiroRussiaBrazilUnited KingdomSouth AfricaSwitzerlandUnited StatesMiddle EastEuropeQatarWestern EuropeSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanEastern EuropeSouthern AfricaAfricaNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:53:51 GMTEx-nuclear plant contractor charged with terroristic threats PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A disgruntled contract employee who had been working at Xcel Energy's Monticello nuclear power plant harassed and threatened union officials before police discovered he had a carload of explosive materials and ammunition, prosecutors allege in a criminal complaint.aBusinessGeneral newsExtortion and threatsCrimeUtilitiesIndustriesEnergy industryLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsMinnesotaSt. PaulUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:43:32 GMTDetroit-area officer to stand trial for driver's beating, Mich. (AP) — A police officer seen on video repeatedly punching a motorist in the head during a traffic stop was ordered to stand trial on assault charges Thursday, and the driver's lawyers announced a nearly $1.4 million settlement with a Detroit suburb over the beating.By ED WHITEaGeneral newsPolice brutalityLegal proceedingsCrimePoliceLaw and orderViolent crimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceDrug-related crimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:42:55 GMTCalifornia man beaten by deputies on video faces charges BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California man chased by sheriff's deputies while riding a horse and whose subsequent beating by them resulted in a $650,000 settlement was charged Thursday with resisting arrest and animal cruelty.aGeneral newsAnimal crueltyLegal proceedingsHorsesCrimeLaw and orderMammalsAnimalsCaliforniaSan BernardinoUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:05:42 GMTNew Jersey Gov. Christie's shifting position on Common Core, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's position on the Common Core education standards has shifted as he has positioned himself for an expected presidential run. Here's a look at how the Republican's statements on the topic have evolved in recent months.By JILL COLVINaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsState governmentsPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:02:32 GMTCDC: 150 possibly had contact with Lassa fever victim, N.J. (AP) — Federal and state health officials have identified more than 150 people who possibly had contact with a patient who died of Lassa Fever, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew JerseyWest AfricaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfrica, 28 May 2015 21:46:39 GMTRebates drive grass removal frenzy during California drought ANGELES (AP) — There's a torrent of Californians taking advantage of rebates for ripping out water-guzzling lawns during the drought, and that's providing a big boost to landscapers.By AMY TAXINaBusinessGeneral newsNatural resource managementEnvironmental conservation and preservationNatural disastersAccidents and disastersUtilitiesIndustriesHome designHome and gardenLifestyleEnvironmentEnvironment and natureWater environmentCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:37:23 GMTAfter security scandal, a tech firm says it's changing focus FRANCISCO (AP) — A Silicon Valley startup says it's shutting down operations and shifting to a new business model after it was blamed earlier this year for turning unwitting computer users into targets for annoying web ads — and hackers.By BRANDON BAILEYhtBusinessTechnologySoftwareComputing and information technologyInformation technologyIndustriesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:26:25 GMTUNC-Chapel Hill building to drop name of prominent KKK head HILL, N.C. (AP) — Trustees at the country's oldest public university decided Thursday to rename a University of North Carolina classroom building so that it no longer carries the name of a 19th century Ku Klux Klan leader.By EMERY P. DALESIOaGeneral newsAfrican-AmericansHigher educationRace and ethnicityEducationSocial affairsSocial issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:47:06 GMTLatest on Dennis Hastert: Comment sought on indictment p.m. (CDT)Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIndictmentsCrimeLaw and orderFinancial servicesIndustriesBusinessUnited StatesIllinoisNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:38:39 GMTPope joining gallery of murals on Philadelphia buildings (AP) — Philadelphia boasts a large and colorful cast of characters painted on buildings across the city — and now Pope Francis will join the crowd.By KATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsVisual artsArts and entertainmentChristianityReligionSocial affairsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:04:47 GMTLatest on Hastert: Succeeded Gingrich as House speaker p.m. (CDT)Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIndictmentsCrimeLaw and orderFinancial servicesIndustriesBusinessUnited StatesIllinoisNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:56:07 GMTIconic Martha's Vineyard lighthouse begins move inland, Mass. (AP) — A Martha's Vineyard lighthouse that is among the most endangered historic landmarks in the U.S. began its gradual march back from a rapidly eroding cliffside on Thursday.By PHILIP MARCELOaGeneral newsTravelLifestyleMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:53:59 GMTTHE LATEST: FIFA scandal has big implications in Brazil (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:iBusinessGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestRacketeeringMen's soccerCriminal investigationsFIFA World Cup2018 FIFA World CupSports governanceCorruption in sportsProfessional soccerInternational soccer2022 FIFA World CupSports sponsorshipExtraditionPolitical corruptionPolitical resignationsSports marketingArrestsJudicial electionsElectionsCrimeLaw and orderLegislatureOlympic gamesMen's sportsSoccerEventsNational electionsGovernment and politicsSports businessPolitical issuesJudiciaryZurichRussiaRio de JaneiroUnited KingdomSouth AfricaSwitzerlandUnited StatesBrazilEuropeQatarWestern EuropeEastern EuropeSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanSouthern AfricaAfricaNorth AmericaMiddle East, 28 May 2015 20:42:08 GMTAP Source: Contract talks between Wade, Heat at impasse (AP) — A person with knowledge of contract negotiations between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat says talks are at an impasse, and that Wade is considering all options — including potentially leaving the team that drafted him 12 years ago.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballSports transactionsSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessBasketballProfessional basketball, 28 May 2015 21:25:28 GMTABC's latest 'Bachelor' Chris Soules splits from his fiancee YORK (AP) — Another couple from ABC's "The Bachelor" has broken up.By ALICIA RANCILIOeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainment, 28 May 2015 20:49:54 GMT2 ex-Guantanamo Bay detainees to tie the knot in Uruguay, Uruguay (AP) — Two former Guantanamo Bay detainees are planning to tie the knot with women from their adopted home of Uruguay.By LEONARDO HABERKORN and PETER PRENGAMANiGeneral newsIslamMarriageReligionSocial affairsFamily issuesUruguayMontevideoSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanMiddle East, 28 May 2015 20:44:47 GMTFederal prosecutors indict ex-US Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert on bank-related charges (AP) — Federal prosecutors indict ex-US Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert on bank-related charges.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIndictmentsLaw and order, 28 May 2015 21:08:47 GMTUS waits Thai approval for flights to locate boat people (AP) — The State Department says it is waiting for Thailand to allow U.S. surveillance flights through Thai airspace to help locate stranded boat people in Southeast Asian seas.By MATTHEW PENNINGTONwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsThailandSoutheast AsiaUnited StatesAsiaNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:20:26 GMTNebraska ends ban on driver's licenses for immigrant youths, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska ended the nation's last ban on driving privileges for young people brought into the United States illegally as children, after the Legislature voted Thursday to override a veto from the state's new Republican governor.By ANNA GRONEWOLDaGeneral newsDriving laws and regulationsImmigrationGovernment and politicsLegislatureGovernment regulationsSocial issuesSocial affairsLegislationNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:41:38 GMTAutomakers, gov't reveal models in expanded Takata recall (AP) — Car owners are beginning to find out if their cars or trucks are included in a big expansion of a recall of air bags made by Takata Corp.By TOM KRISHERaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsCanadaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:58:16 GMTLatest on Dennis Hastert: Former Speaker indicted p.m. (CDT)Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIndictmentsCrimeLaw and orderUnited StatesIllinoisNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:27:29 GMTGoogle unveils Android's latest technological tricks FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants and protect privacy on mobile devices as the Internet company duels with Apple in the quest to make their technology indispensable.By MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyMobile communication technologyConsumer electronicsMobile mediaTelecommunicationsIndustriesConsumer products and servicesCommunication technologyMediaMobile phonesSoftwareComputing and information technologyProducts and servicesCorporate news, 28 May 2015 21:27:11 GMTHartford mayor calls strategy meeting in wake of shootings, Conn. (AP) — Hartford is dealing with a spike in violence that has included five homicides in two weeks and the brazen drive-by shooting of a city minister outside his church.By PAT EATON-ROBBaGeneral newsHiring and recruitmentMunicipal governmentsViolent crimeGovernment programsCrimePersonnelBusinessLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHartfordConnecticutUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:21:46 GMTHBO Now will be available through Android too this summer YORK (AP) — HBO Now, the premium channel's new online service for people who don't pay for cable, will be available through Android devices this summer.By TALI ARBELhtBusinessArts and entertainmentTechnologyCable televisionSatellite televisionTelevisionMediaTelecommunicationsIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate news, 28 May 2015 21:20:40 GMTPsychiatrist: Colorado shooter 'knew what he was doing', Colo. (AP) — A state-appointed psychiatrist who examined James Holmes two years after his attack on a Colorado movie theater said Thursday that whatever he suffered from that night, he knew what he was doing.By DAN ELLIOTTaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:04:54 GMTObama: TX, OK storms a reminder to prepare for disasters (AP) — President Barack Obama said Thursday that deadly flooding in Texas and Oklahoma is a reminder that the U.S. needs to toughen its response to the effects of natural disasters. He said climate change is affecting both the pace and intensity of storms.By DARLENE SUPERVILLEaGovernment and politicsWeather forecastsWeatherGeneral newsDisaster planning and responseStormsFloodsEmergency managementAccidents and disastersEnvironmental concernsProfessional basketballBasketballSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureClimateUnited StatesMiamiNorth AmericaFlorida, 28 May 2015 21:46:48 GMTFormer FIFA vice president Warner leaves jail in ambulance, Trinidad (AP) — Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner has left a jail in Trinidad by ambulance a day after he was charged in a U.S. corruption case that has led to the arrests of more than a dozen international soccer officials and businessman.iGeneral newsSportsInternational soccerMen's soccerProfessional soccerSports governanceCorruption in sportsSoccerMen's sportsTrinidad and TobagoPort of SpainCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbean, 28 May 2015 21:46:38 GMTEx-US Speaker Hastert indicted on bank-related charges (AP) — Federal prosecutors announced bank-related charges against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert on Thursday, accusing the 73-year-old Illinois Republican of withdrawing $952,000 in cash in a way that evaded the requirement that banks report cash transactions over $10,000. He's also accused of lying to the FBI.By MICHAEL TARMaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIndictmentsCrimeLaw and orderChicagoUnited StatesIllinoisNorth America, 28 May 2015 21:56:25 GMTPolice: Man in California standoff shot, killed neighbor VISTA, Calif. (AP) — Police in suburban San Diego were in a standoff with a gunman Thursday after he killed a neighbor and retreated to his apartment, where his wife and two children were inside, authorities said.By JULIE WATSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 May 2015 20:49:54 GMT