FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:51:55 -0700Businesses, performers boycott Indiana because of new lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85028b6cc41e4d58a96877b4e6b8b926INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Businesses and organizations are canceling events and barring travel to Indiana over a religious objections law that critics say would allow discrimination against gays and lesbians. Lawmakers are working to clarify the bill's intent, but many aren't waiting to see the results.By The Associated PresstTravelLifestyleTravel laws and regulationsState governmentsReligionBoycottsMunicipal governmentsReligious issuesSocial affairsSocial issuesGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestGeneral newsLocal governmentsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85028b6cc41e4d58a96877b4e6b8b926Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:00:14 GMTMartinez pitches 6 scoreless innings as Cards beat Mets 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8426672b6a34c0ca9d31c2f2ebccb03PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Carlos Martinez pitched six scoreless innings and Jhonny Peralta drove in two runs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityFloridaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8426672b6a34c0ca9d31c2f2ebccb03Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:25:29 GMTTrial to seek role of online bullying in teen girl's suicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c78ef1044fc24589bc276ade20771a63SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A 15-year-old girl hanged herself a week after three classmates photographed themselves sexually assaulting her at a 2012 party, petrified the boys would circulate the photos online and believing gossip about her was spreading widely.By PAUL ELIAShtGeneral newsTechnologySocial mediaComputer crimeLegal proceedingsSuicidesCrimeCrimes against childrenViolent crimeOnline mediaMediaHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderSan JoseCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c78ef1044fc24589bc276ade20771a63Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:45:16 GMTHow the Dow Jones industrial average fared Wednesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76d688ac3677406aac9a471f9a3921cbMajor U.S. stock indexes ended modestly lower on Wednesday, extending losses from the day before. Discouraging economic reports on jobs, manufacturing and construction spending weighed on the market. Oil prices soared on signs that U.S. production is slowing.By The Associated PressfBusinessFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76d688ac3677406aac9a471f9a3921cbWed, 01 Apr 2015 21:07:06 GMTMcDonald's: Workers to get pay hikes at company-owned storeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e21d07f85fc14242b2877d5fc0201059NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's says it's raising pay for workers at its company-owned U.S. restaurants, making it the latest employer to sweeten worker incentives in an improving economy.By CANDICE CHOIaBusinessGeneral newsWages and salariesEmployee benefitsLabor issuesProtests and demonstrationsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesPersonnelSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical and civil unrestUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e21d07f85fc14242b2877d5fc0201059Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:53:03 GMTSearch, social & shopping: Pinterest turns 5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60dd001c3c8448b086c475faaf674b01NEW YORK (AP) — In its five short years of life, Pinterest has become 'the' place where brides-to-be create wish boards of wedding china photos and do-it-yourself home renovators bookmark shiny turquoise tiles for bathrooms. It's where people share ideas and ingenuity and get creatively inspired. And it's fueled a new way of searching for items that's even stolen traffic from tech giant Google.By BARBARA ORTUTAYhtBusinessGeneral newsLifestylePersonal financeSmall businessTechnologyHome and gardenSocial mediaBirthdaysWeddingsOnline mediaMediaMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesOccasionsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60dd001c3c8448b086c475faaf674b01Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:48:24 GMTKBR Inc. to pay $130K penalty over whistleblowers disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80b59bdc36424c02870739f3b066912bWASHINGTON (AP) — A global technology and engineering firm has agreed to pay a $130,000 penalty in the first action taken for an alleged violation of a whistleblower protection rule enacted in response to the recent financial crisis, federal regulators said Wednesday.By DIANA HEIDGERD and MARCY GORDONfBusinessContracts and ordersGovernment regulationsCorporate newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsCorporate crimeCrimeGeneral newsFraud and false statementsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80b59bdc36424c02870739f3b066912bWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:25:44 GMTAllegiant pilots plan Thursday strike, scrapping 250 flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a2961335fb542c9bdc368663277e6a9Pilots at discount carrier Allegiant Air are planning a strike Thursday which they say could ground 250 flights, affecting 33,000 customers.By SCOTT MAYEROWITZfBusinessStrikesNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballMen's basketballGeneral newsLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEventsBasketballSportsCollege sportsMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a2961335fb542c9bdc368663277e6a9Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:29:01 GMTCorrection: Nevada Rancher-Federal Lands storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73b10b0cd5174e8aabe0ffbe3fed5866CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — In a story March 31 about a federal lands bill, The Associated Press reported erroneously that national park under the purview of the Bureau of Land Management. They are under the National Park Service. Both the BLM and the Park Service are under the Department of the Interior.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsNational parksState legislatureNatural resource managementNational governmentsLaw and orderEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelLegislatureState governmentsEnvironmentLand environmentNevadaCarson CityLas VegasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73b10b0cd5174e8aabe0ffbe3fed5866Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:49:50 GMTHot cars at the New York International Auto Showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/966eac6fed40459f9beffe11932933c9NEW YORK (AP) — The New York International Auto Show opens this week with a mix of mainstream sedans and glitzier models from automakers across the globe.aBusinessGeneral newsAutomobile showsAutomobile racingIndustry conferences and trade showsFormula OneConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAutomobilesLifestyleSportsCorporate newsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/966eac6fed40459f9beffe11932933c9Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:38:40 GMTNJ Sen. Bob Menendez indicted on federal corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e2a277c9d854c0498fd78685c7c3348WASHINGTON (AP) — NJ Sen. Bob Menendez indicted on federal corruption charges.wGovernment and politicsIndictmentsLaw and orderGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e2a277c9d854c0498fd78685c7c3348Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:49:33 GMTCynthia Lennon, first wife of John Lennon, dies of cancerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d44034b9ea04f7197dec8a1381985cbLONDON (AP) — Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of former Beatles guitarist John Lennon, died of cancer Wednesday at her home in Spain. She was 75.By GREGORY KATZiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityObituariesUnited KingdomSpainWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d44034b9ea04f7197dec8a1381985cbWed, 01 Apr 2015 21:04:40 GMTKansas freshman Kelly Oubre Jr headed for NBA drafthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b47e01a4b3ef4a259d8500b2caf56faaLAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas swingman Kelly Oubre Jr. announced Wednesday he is leaving for the NBA draft, skipping his final three seasons of eligibility after an up-and-down freshman year.By DAVE SKRETTAsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballNBA DraftBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsEventsNBA basketballProfessional basketballLawrenceKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b47e01a4b3ef4a259d8500b2caf56faaWed, 01 Apr 2015 19:38:57 GMTTrinity Test site opening to face protest from residentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb0f9f76e3644a3fa3b567b2fa93d7f4ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Seven decades after an atomic bomb helped end World War II, descendants of families near a New Mexico test want tourists to know residents suffered for years afterward and some of their children may have been affected.By RUSSELL CONTRERASaGeneral newsScienceTravelLifestyleNew MexicoLos AlamosUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb0f9f76e3644a3fa3b567b2fa93d7f4Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:42:28 GMTTop selling cars and trucks in the US in Marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c46484c4b18e4471a4dd8df1563fb570Automakers released March U.S. sales figures Wednesday. Here are the top-selling new cars and trucks in the U.S. that month, the total number sold and the percent change from March 2014.By The Associated PressfBusinessAutomobilesLifestyleConsumer products and servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c46484c4b18e4471a4dd8df1563fb570Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:20:31 GMTPennsylvania plane crash came during routine flight reviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b58118e05d3d41a28215741721aaaedfWEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — The crash of a plane near an airport that killed two people over the weekend occurred during a routine flight review to test a pilot's flying proficiency.aBusinessGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationPennsylvaniaWest ChesterUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b58118e05d3d41a28215741721aaaedfWed, 01 Apr 2015 19:53:47 GMTDriver killed at NSA remembered as friendly, troubled lonerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb08bfde23c24783a6b5cd3114c1dd9fBALTIMORE (AP) — The driver killed in a violent confrontation at a National Security Agency gate was a transgender sex worker in Baltimore, according to those who knew her, and she was remembered Wednesday as a friendly but troubled loner.By JULIET LINDERMAN AND MEREDITH SOMERSaGeneral newsTheftCrimeIntelligence agenciesNational securityGender issuesAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationViolent crimeGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseSocial issuesSocial affairsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb08bfde23c24783a6b5cd3114c1dd9fWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:26:08 GMTGrain mostly higher, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcf401e544974b8c9f1ef73382d4112dCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcf401e544974b8c9f1ef73382d4112dWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:01:26 GMTCanadian diplomat's ex-husband says their son killed in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c810acc99d64649bfb6fc207a6dcda0MIAMI (AP) — One teenage son of a Miami-based Canadian diplomat was killed and a younger son is under arrest after they were involved in an alleged drug deal that turned into a gun battle, according to police records and the diplomat's ex-husband.By CURT ANDERSON and ROB GILLIESaGeneral newsDrug-related crimeJuvenile crimeCrimeArrestsDiplomacyViolent crimeLaw and orderInternational relationsGovernment and politicsMiamiCanadaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c810acc99d64649bfb6fc207a6dcda0Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:05:49 GMTMullin: Trying to turn around St John's an 'obligation'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cba2601ae7994de8899d4938fb5592d1NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Mullin's old coach reached way back into history to describe the buzz from St. John's hiring its all-time leading scorer.By RACHEL COHENsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's basketballCollege basketballSports governanceEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cba2601ae7994de8899d4938fb5592d1Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:50:37 GMTNo more 'no girls allowed' at Spikehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a14681196cd0485fbc2b6df97cbf5c9fNEW YORK (AP) — With this week's premiere of a series based on Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight" show feature of lip sync-dueling celebrities, the Spike television network is throwing open the door of its boys' clubhouse to women.By DAVID BAUDERhtArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentTelevisionMediaSoftwareComputing and information technologyTechnologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a14681196cd0485fbc2b6df97cbf5c9fWed, 01 Apr 2015 19:35:40 GMTHonda shows off dramatic new Civic coupe at New York showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fd644698980413a9dc10f1367235596NEW YORK (AP) — If a sporty lime-green metallic coupe shown at the New York auto show is any indication, Honda isn't playing it safe with the Civic anymore.aBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fd644698980413a9dc10f1367235596Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:00:52 GMTUS agency charges Kraft, Mondelez with wheat price rigginghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/667ebfbfcfe94e068d2b4130da5efe51WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have charged two major U.S. food companies, Kraft and Mondelez, with manipulating prices for wheat and wheat futures in a scheme that reaped more than $5.4 million in profit.fBusinessConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCommodity marketsFinancial marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/667ebfbfcfe94e068d2b4130da5efe51Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:02:41 GMTReid's exit sets off Senate leadership scramblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e69ed75e1d294bc8bd7645151c08bbe8WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision to retire has sparked a feud between the No. 2 and No. 3 Senate Democrats.By ERICA WERNERwGovernment and politicsLegislatureUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e69ed75e1d294bc8bd7645151c08bbe8Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:14:22 GMTClub volleyball player serves up lawsuit over playing timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6dfa578a7fb43ab9093f8cae5dba5ccFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A 16-year-old club volleyball player and her family are suing after they say her coaches spiked her playing time, telling her she didn't have the skills to compete with her Virginia team, and her league blocked a transfer to another club.aGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsVolleyballVolleyball gamesHigh school sportsLaw and orderVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6dfa578a7fb43ab9093f8cae5dba5ccWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:30:27 GMTJustice Dept.: No contempt charges for former IRS officialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2cf8a0198ae4e96b3de33a8ad9482adWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department won't seek criminal contempt charges against Lois Lerner, the former IRS official at the center of a controversy over how the agency treated conservative political groups.wGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2cf8a0198ae4e96b3de33a8ad9482adWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:23:21 GMTGetty oil heir found dead wrote of serious health problemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8b4d8b906314631a9e618cf23188994LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andrew Getty, among the heirs in a family whose name is synonymous with elite American wealth, said in a court filing before he was found dead that he suffered from a serious health problem that could endanger his life.By TAMI ABDOLLAH and ANDREW DALTONaBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCrimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8b4d8b906314631a9e618cf23188994Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:43:18 GMTRyan hurts calf in Yankees' 3-0 loss to Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cfa263c360146f6a18e6c824342213cTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Yankees shortstop Brendan Ryan strained his right calf in the sixth inning of New York's 3-0 loss Wednesday to the Tampa Bay Rays and is expected to start the season on the disabled list.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTampaNew York CityFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cfa263c360146f6a18e6c824342213cWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:32:18 GMTUS stocks ease for second day; price of crude oil soarshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81cf8e737e064627a7458af07607231dA batch of discouraging economic news deepened investors' concerns about corporate earnings, pulling major U.S. stock indexes down on Wednesday for the second day in a row.By ALEX VEIGAaBusinessGeneral newsPricesManufacturing sector performanceGovernment payEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEnergy industryIndustriesCommodity marketsGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsLabor economyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81cf8e737e064627a7458af07607231dWed, 01 Apr 2015 21:04:23 GMTWhy businesses are speaking out on religious-objections lawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d70d3d8afc5b454cb89f406df871cb99NEW YORK (AP) — A bevy of big-name businesses including Apple, Gap and Levi Strauss are publicly speaking out against religious-objections legislation in states such as Indiana and Arkansas.By MICHELLE CHAPMANaBusinessGeneral newsGays and lesbiansSocial mediaWorkplace discriminationOnline mediaLegislationState governmentsLabor economyGovernment and politicsMediaMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesPersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesCouplesRelationshipsLifestyleLegislatureEconomyUnited StatesIndianaArizonaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d70d3d8afc5b454cb89f406df871cb99Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:14:50 GMTAs Nigeria celebrates Buhari's stunning win, challenges loomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76b8efe3ebf64a00ac31343ab83c2326ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — As Nigerians celebrated the electrifying victory Wednesday that returned one of its harshest former dictators to power, sobering challenges confront Muhammadu Buhari, from an Islamic insurgency that has killed thousands to widespread poverty and graft.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsNigeriaAfricaAbujaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76b8efe3ebf64a00ac31343ab83c2326Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:01:12 GMTMassive fire engulfs Mexican oil rig, 4 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6763e9e74da64429b15c67e3c5a93dcdMEXICO CITY (AP) — A massive ball of flames engulfed an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, killing four people and sending terrified workers jumping into the sea.By MARK STEVENSONiBusinessGeneral newsFiresEvacuationsAccidentsAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesMexicoGulf of MexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6763e9e74da64429b15c67e3c5a93dcdWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:28:01 GMTNew Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez indicted on corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e70411318a09464a92181dd9d9c4976fWASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bob Menendez was indicted on corruption charges Wednesday, accused of using his office to improperly benefit a Florida eye doctor and political donor.By ERIC TUCKER and SEAN CARLINwGovernment and politicsIndictmentsPolitical corruptionLegislatureInternational relationsLaw and orderGeneral newsPolitical issuesGovernment-funded health insuranceGovernment programsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e70411318a09464a92181dd9d9c4976fWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:07:11 GMTIran extensions underscores Obama's dilemma in talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b24a96dc82dc458cbc165b85db532459WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's willingness to extend Iranian nuclear talks at least twice this week has laid bare the dilemma he faces as he pursues a high-stakes accord.By JULIE PACEwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureLegislationForeign policyGovernment policyInternational relationsUnited StatesTehranIranMiddle EastDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b24a96dc82dc458cbc165b85db532459Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:47:52 GMTGoDaddy shares debut with jump following high pricinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b99dd981494b47f5ae483a17cf6d56b2NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of GoDaddy, the Web hosting company known for racy TV commercials, rose 31 percent in their market debut.fBusinessLeading economic indicatorsEconomyCorporate stockCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b99dd981494b47f5ae483a17cf6d56b2Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:27:38 GMTUtley hits 2 home runs in Phillies' 9-2 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b454a907aa70478cacaf4ed5715cae98CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley hit two homers to give him long balls in four straight at-bats, Cole Hamels pitched six innings in his final start before opening day and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-2 Wednesday.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b454a907aa70478cacaf4ed5715cae98Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:02:17 GMTSerena Williams earns 700th win to reach Miami Open semishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f361803c63f248aaadfa86aa63e363d8KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Serena Williams abused her racket, scolded herself and even made angry faces at the sun.By STEVEN WINEsSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f361803c63f248aaadfa86aa63e363d8Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:45:51 GMTProsecutor fired amid reports of sterilization in plea dealshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/616d7cf94bd744289e66a8d5c0265fb0NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Nashville prosecutor has been fired after reports surfaced that he made sterilization of women part of plea negotiations in some cases.By SHEILA BURKEaGeneral newsCrimeMental healthHealthNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/616d7cf94bd744289e66a8d5c0265fb0Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:57:40 GMTDuke's Mike Krzyzewski adapts to '1-and-done' worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08fa3534834484086037887641699ebDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — There was a time when Duke's Mike Krzyzewski led Final Four teams built around players who stayed for years to grow into tournament-tested veterans.By AARON BEARDsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipAthlete recruitingCoachingMen's basketballCollege basketballEventsCollege sportsBasketballMen's sportsNBA basketballProfessional basketballDurhamKentuckyNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08fa3534834484086037887641699ebWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:37:16 GMTAmnesty: Gambia sentences 3 to death for attempted couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ba67f811d8e4d809cb176afe075e86aDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A human rights group says Gambia has sentenced three soldiers to death after a secret trial in which they were convicted of participating in an attempted coup.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderSenegalGambiaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ba67f811d8e4d809cb176afe075e86aWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:44:49 GMTBrazil NGO declines contract to clean up dirty Olympic bayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c08486d5305049c39c280836bf5730f6RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro's pledge to clean up the blighted waters where the 2016 Olympic sailing events are to be held has suffered another setback: A prominent Brazilian sailing and environmental organization declined a city contract to help clean up sewage- and trash-filled Guanabara Bay.By JENNY BARCHFIELDiGeneral newsSportsSummer Olympic gamesNon-governmental organizationsOlympic gamesEventsGovernment and politicsBrazilRio de JaneiroSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c08486d5305049c39c280836bf5730f6Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:07:34 GMTAntiquities looted from India end up at Honolulu museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6460f69e4894019bb7a874bfee9f638HONOLULU (AP) — An international investigation into antiquities looted from India and smuggled into the United States has taken authorities to the Honolulu Museum of Art.By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsArt museumsMuseumsSmugglingVisual artsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelCrimeUnited StatesHonoluluNorth AmericaHawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6460f69e4894019bb7a874bfee9f638Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:03:42 GMT5 arrested in protest inside Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfd11be7cd3a4f949090931f401bac3cWASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters disrupted Supreme Court proceedings on Wednesday for the second time this year with shouted criticism of the court's previous rulings on campaign finance.By SAM HANANELwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCampaign finance improprietiesProtests and demonstrationsArrestsCrimeCampaignsElectionsPolitical and civil unrestNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryLaw and orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfd11be7cd3a4f949090931f401bac3cWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:42:43 GMTEx-teacher waives felony to court in student custody casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f7cb6aa5ad446458bcefd301cd08ac4PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former elementary school teacher who police say was obsessed with one of her 11-year-old students has waived a preliminary hearing on a felony charge that she interfered with the girl's legal custody.By JOE MANDAKaGeneral newsCrimeEducationSocial affairsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f7cb6aa5ad446458bcefd301cd08ac4Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:03:34 GMTEx-executive at fatal-crash sentencing: I wasn't suicidalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f11a941d26ce468ca1f4800e9cf97d79NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) — A former Fortune 500 executive from New Hampshire who caused a highway crash that killed a Vermont couple and their unborn fetus says he wasn't suicidal.aBusinessGeneral newsAccidentsLegal proceedingsCrimeAccidents and disastersLaw and orderViolent crimeNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f11a941d26ce468ca1f4800e9cf97d79Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:17:46 GMTDurst lawyers: FBI illegally searched New Orleans hotel roomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feea12c0be8840bca6a8909ca1abf683NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Attorneys for millionaire Robert Durst, who faces a California murder charge, say Durst's arrest in New Orleans on weapons charges was invalid, in part because the FBI conducted an unlawful search of his hotel room.aGeneral newsArrestsCrimeIllegal weaponsLaw and orderNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feea12c0be8840bca6a8909ca1abf683Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:01:50 GMTCalifornia governor orders mandatory water restrictionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec0a297164e409a96b636c41d7fdd6eECHO LAKE, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered officials Wednesday to impose statewide mandatory water restrictions for the first time in history as surveyors found the lowest snow level in the Sierra Nevada snowpack in 65 years of record-keeping.By FENIT NIRAPPILaGeneral newsWater use restrictionsEmergency managementState governmentsGovernment and politicsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dec0a297164e409a96b636c41d7fdd6eWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:46:41 GMTHutchison 3 shutout innings as Blue Jays top Red Sox 9-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7b1c733ecc9461296d5961137173c12FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Drew Hutchison tuned up for his opening-day start at Yankee Stadium next week by pitching three scoreless innings Wednesday in the Toronto Blue Jays' 9-7 win over a Boston Red Sox split squad.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsFort MyersFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7b1c733ecc9461296d5961137173c12Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:08:36 GMTMarlins touch up Nats' Zimmermann for 8 runs in 8-0 romphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e13314548342a7bc01390eaedffed2JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a two-run homer and Mike Morse had a three-run shot as the Miami Marlins roughed up Jordan Zimmermann in an 8-0 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday.By CHUCK KINGsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthFloridaJacksonvilleGreensboroUnited StatesNorth AmericaNorth Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e13314548342a7bc01390eaedffed2Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:07:28 GMTMom whose 2 kids were found in freezer charged with murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75e8403b62af43f6b6f917413b3ec4ecDETROIT (AP) — A Detroit mother was charged Wednesday with murder and torture in the slayings of two of her children whose bodies were found last week in a deep freezer inside the family's eastside apartment.aGeneral newsViolent crimeActs of tortureCrimeCrimes against childrenDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75e8403b62af43f6b6f917413b3ec4ecWed, 01 Apr 2015 20:44:45 GMT