FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:35:07 -0700Wrestling legend Verne Gagne dies at age 89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5803dc2d0f084e8faf4d8480664b0275MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Verne Gagne, one of professional wrestling's most celebrated performers and promoters, has died. He was 89.sSportsMen's wrestlingHigh school sportsObituariesCollege sportsEntertainment wrestlingWrestlingMen's sportsMinneapolisMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5803dc2d0f084e8faf4d8480664b0275Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:46:13 GMTUN Security Council extends mission in Western Saharahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58b9d3f42974931a6982417046a49f2UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A small U.N. peacekeeping force in Western Sahara has been extended for another year but without the human rights monitoring mandate that residents have long demanded. The territory held by Morocco is called Africa's last remnant of a colonial past.By CARA ANNAiGeneral newsDiplomacyHuman rights and civil libertiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseAfricaMoroccoWestern SaharaNorth AfricaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58b9d3f42974931a6982417046a49f2Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:33:43 GMTOrioles to play White Sox on Thursday in closed stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20a5f9dd9444a49a65fc5bf129db534BALTIMORE (AP) — The Orioles will play the Chicago White Sox on Thursday afternoon at Camden Yards in a rare Major League Baseball game closed to the public, a decision that followed rioting in Baltimore.By DAVID GINSBURGaGeneral newsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsBaltimoreFloridaMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20a5f9dd9444a49a65fc5bf129db534Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:15:34 GMTModerate earthquake rattles southern Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6db8391ca6141c3abc886bdeb9c36b6MEXICO CITY (AP) — A moderate earthquake has shaken the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6db8391ca6141c3abc886bdeb9c36b6Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:33:35 GMTSurvivors of Colorado theater shooting begin testifyinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c275f698e2ea4b13b5226ecf610e048aCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Katie Medley was nine months pregnant, so she picked a seat near the exit door, just in case she went into labor when her husband and a friend took her to see the premiere of a Batman film nearly three years ago.By SADIE GURMAN and DAN ELLIOTTaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c275f698e2ea4b13b5226ecf610e048aTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:58:27 GMTCavs' Love likely done for season with shoulder injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83b667b22fa944d7a74f7a7d9b80e30cINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Kevin Love spent all those long, losing seasons in Minnesota aching for a chance to be part of the NBA playoffs.By TOM WITHERSsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballSports businessAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballEventsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83b667b22fa944d7a74f7a7d9b80e30cTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:36:59 GMTTop-seeded Pliskova reaches 2nd round of Prague Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95c62f9df52b46d1833557d547ca937ePRAGUE (AP) — Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic overcame a slow start, cold and rain to defeat Annika Beck of Germany in the first round of the Prague Open on Tuesday.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsCzech RepublicPragueGermanyEastern EuropeEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95c62f9df52b46d1833557d547ca937eTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:14:00 GMTThe top iPhone and iPad apps on App Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c6195963cde424a81714a7bb27dc5edApp Store Official Charts for the week ending April 27, 2015:By The Associated PresshtArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMobile mediaMobile phonesMedia distributionComputer hardwareConsumer electronicsTechnologyMobile communication technologyCommunication technologySoftwareComputing and information technologyMediaGamesRecreation and leisureLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c6195963cde424a81714a7bb27dc5edTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:49:04 GMT'American in Paris,' 'Fun Home' get a leading 12 Tony nomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62657435ad4440c198e1f18aaaa69002NEW YORK (AP) — The musicals "An American in Paris" and "Fun Home" each received a leading 12 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday, showing two very different sides of this Broadway season.By MARK KENNEDYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsCelebrityTony AwardsMusicAward showsPerforming artsEntertainmentEventsMovieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62657435ad4440c198e1f18aaaa69002Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:31:34 GMTSpotify's Top 10 most viral trackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82156701962c4af08a16d019482e26b1The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday April 20, to Sunday, April 26, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentOnline mediaMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82156701962c4af08a16d019482e26b1Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:58:57 GMTNurse dies in fall from hoist on Texas medical helicopterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878164febbd041f5a8271fd353ca3daaAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A nurse died after falling from a hoist on a medical helicopter while rescuing a woman from a hiking trail in Austin, emergency personnel said Tuesday.aGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsTexasAustinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/878164febbd041f5a8271fd353ca3daaTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:57:58 GMTSeeking answers to getting recalled cars fixed quicklyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e542ca9c0c134a0ea581980db2e4eaf1WASHINGTON (AP) — Robo calls, social media ads, personal letters from the CEO and even a smartphone app are among ways auto companies are trying to convince more customers to get repairs done on cars recalled for serious safety defects.By MARCY GORDON and TOM KRISHERwBusinessGeneral newsSocial mediaConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsOnline mediaMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e542ca9c0c134a0ea581980db2e4eaf1Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:37:09 GMTWife: Sailor died trying to right boat in storm, save othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54786e8c02f74f588f6297b1a6822902DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — With the sailboat he was aboard leaning precariously during a storm in Mobile Bay, Kris Beall climbed over the side trying to right the craft, his wife said Tuesday.By JOHNNY CLARK and JAY REEVESaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationMobileLouisianaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54786e8c02f74f588f6297b1a6822902Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:15:12 GMTChicago transit agency blamed for airport train derailmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57c11cf44052430fb73283b451e8ba5fCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's transit agency shares in the blame for an accident last year in which a driver fell asleep and crashed a commuter train into a platform and up an escalator at O'Hare airport, federal investigators concluded Tuesday. And they warned that, without changes, a similar accident could happen elsewhere.By JASON KEYSERaBusinessGeneral newsTransportationAccidentsMass transit systemsAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesChicagoUnited StatesIllinoisNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57c11cf44052430fb73283b451e8ba5fTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:57:37 GMTLatest on police-custody death: 1 critically injured in firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a3d643357044ad884fa062efc3139852:30 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesRiotsArrestsMunicipal governmentsSocial mediaState governmentsProfessional baseballGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeLocal governmentsFiresAccidents and disastersOnline mediaMediaViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessBaseballMen's sportsSportsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a3d643357044ad884fa062efc313985Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:42:23 GMTUniv. of Florida frat closed over veteran-abuse accusationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3955bc9cfcf44d59250c85c6999ab4bGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The University of Florida is closing a fraternity after allegations that its members hurled drunken insults and spat at a group of disabled military veterans at a Panama City Beach resort.aGeneral newsCollegiate organizationsSocial groups and organizationsSocial affairsHigher educationEducationGainesvilleFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3955bc9cfcf44d59250c85c6999ab4bTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:11:48 GMTCoast Guard: 3rd body found in search for missing boatershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e1cdbfba03f442a894b79eaf4d7d1e0DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Coast Guard officials say a third body has been found in the search for missing boaters who were thrown into Mobile Bay during a storm.By JOHNNY CLARK and JAY REEVESaGeneral newsMissing personsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSearch and rescue effortsAlabamaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMobileLouisianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e1cdbfba03f442a894b79eaf4d7d1e0Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:32:40 GMTPhilippine woman drug convict execution delayedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f885449cf38e4ed896e5794413b5746cCILICAP, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's attorney general says the execution has been delayed of a woman Philippine convict, one of nine people who had been due to face a firing squad.By TATAN SYUFLANAiGeneral newsCriminal punishmentLaw and orderDrug-related crimeDeath penalty controversyHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsCrimeMen's boxingBoxingInternational relationsSocial issuesSocial affairsMen's sportsSportsIndonesiaSoutheast AsiaAsiaAustraliaPhilippinesEuropeOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f885449cf38e4ed896e5794413b5746cTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:16:08 GMTThe top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56d99d8541ab40119f3f7b8c1e0e39c2iBook charts for week ending April 27, 2015:By The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literatureEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56d99d8541ab40119f3f7b8c1e0e39c2Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:07:20 GMTIraqi Kurds arrest alleged IS cell behind US mission attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b9b244edebd46c1a70050abebdb1100BAGHDAD (AP) — Kurdish authorities announced Tuesday the arrest of an alleged Islamic State group cell that they said was responsible for the deadly bomb attack two weeks ago next to the U.S. consulate in northern Iraq.By SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsBombingsArrestsKidnappingLaw and orderCrimeBaghdadIraqMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b9b244edebd46c1a70050abebdb1100Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:59:31 GMTRussia cancels registration of opposition leader's partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/543aed4a6fd74853b4ad60b75f572f4cMOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials have cancelled the registration of the political party led by Alexei Navalny, the anti-corruption activist who is one of President Vladimir Putin's most adamant critics.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/543aed4a6fd74853b4ad60b75f572f4cTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:10:57 GMTRenee Fleming's madcap 'Living on Love' play to close May 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/871efe3df549467eb634d6b09d2eda54NEW YORK (AP) — With no love from the Tony Awards nominating committee, the play "Living on Love" will close May 3.By MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentPerforming artsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/871efe3df549467eb634d6b09d2eda54Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:22:05 GMTWhat they said: Supreme Court quotes on gay marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd87c4e8579846b09cf1973c7a118829WASHINGTON (AP) — Excerpts from arguments before the Supreme Court on Tuesday about whether states must allow same-sex couples to marry and whether states must recognize gay marriages performed in other states:wLifestyleGovernment and politicsMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesCouplesRelationshipsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd87c4e8579846b09cf1973c7a118829Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:12:19 GMTSpain: Mediterranean ferry catches fire, passengers evacuatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffe94641923140d9ad3788ea29f15816MADRID (AP) — A ferry heading from the Mediterranean island city of Palma de Mallorca to the southern coastal city of Valencia caught fire at sea Tuesday, forcing 152 passengers to abandon the ship in lifeboats and injuring four crew members, Spanish officials said.iGeneral newsTransportationFiresEvacuationsAccidentsAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessSpainPalmaBalearic IslandsWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffe94641923140d9ad3788ea29f15816Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:18:51 GMTThe top 10 movies on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a11cdcc8ef8b425abbc3dfcdf5632f26iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending April 27, 2015:By The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentMoviesMedia distributionMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a11cdcc8ef8b425abbc3dfcdf5632f26Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:14:31 GMTBiden implores Ukraine to do more to fight corruptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3c581ecf2b84ad08f1d683fc4e20659WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is imploring Ukraine's leaders to investigate and prosecute corruption that is rampant throughout the government.wGovernment and politicsPolitical corruptionBribery, graft and conflicts of interestPolitical issuesCrimeGeneral newsUkraineRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3c581ecf2b84ad08f1d683fc4e20659Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:36:20 GMTStocks mostly higher as company earnings reports pour inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d3de70c14843e69cb14e49fea21f26NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher Tuesday afternoon, erasing losses from earlier in the day, as investors worked through the latest round of earnings reports. Pharmaceutical stocks rose after drug giant Merck reported better-than-expected results.By KEN SWEETaBusinessGeneral newsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyHealth care industryIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsInformation technologyStock marketsCommodity marketsGreeceUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d3de70c14843e69cb14e49fea21f26Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:20:14 GMTClinton fundraisers show scope of family networkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e22a07577fdc41ebbf45d74d8f6284e4WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is tapping some of the biggest donors to her family's philanthropy for her presidential campaign, even as the charity is under scrutiny over its own fundraising practices.By KEN THOMAS and LISA LEREReArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPolitical fundraisingCampaignsLegislatureElectionsPresidential electionsNational electionsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e22a07577fdc41ebbf45d74d8f6284e4Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:04:40 GMTCablevision strikes deal to offer Hulu streaming serviceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f525986d8a2d4fadbe0f82d7fb6aa172NEW YORK (AP) — Cablevision Systems Corp. struck a deal with Hulu to offer the Internet television service's on-demand content to its Optimum customers.htBusinessArts and entertainmentTechnologyTelecommunicationsIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f525986d8a2d4fadbe0f82d7fb6aa172Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:03:47 GMTGeorgia teacher to retire after blasting Obama to studentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8fb34db2ea45f998ed3d169344ae5eDUBLIN, Ga. (AP) — A central Georgia middle school teacher will retire at the end of the school year after criticizing President Barack Obama and his supporters in front of students.aGeneral newsPrimary and secondary educationEducationSocial affairsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8fb34db2ea45f998ed3d169344ae5eTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:37:20 GMTJetBlue shares fly higher as it beats 1Q profit forecastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83c526e17e90403e9c4496a16ae4b8b2NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue shares soared Tuesday after the airline gave an April revenue forecast that was much stronger than those from competitors.fBusinessIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83c526e17e90403e9c4496a16ae4b8b2Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:38:03 GMTBaltimore on edge: National Guardsmen take up positionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c50bff7bb4834ea5ba02e41418741ef3BALTIMORE (AP) — National Guardsmen took up positions across the city and hundreds of volunteers swept broken glass and other debris from the streets Tuesday, the morning after riots erupted following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.By TOM FOREMAN Jr. and AMANDA LEE MYERSaGeneral newsRiotsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriFunerals and memorial servicesMunicipal governmentsVandalismCrimePoliceRebellions and uprisingsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestEventsLocal governmentsLaw enforcement agenciesWar and unrestBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c50bff7bb4834ea5ba02e41418741ef3Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:52:52 GMTThe top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6e83d46a1c84a24a87582413cb655c2iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 27, 2015:By The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentMusic downloadingMedia distributionMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6e83d46a1c84a24a87582413cb655c2Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:30:12 GMTThe Latest on Nepal Quake: UN says 8 million affectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd45115143204429813b70556d695acb12:05 a.m. (1820 GMT)The Associated PressaGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsAccidents and disastersBone fracturesForeign aidEventsNatural disastersInjuriesHealthInternational relationsGovernment and politicsDubaiNepalTibetUnited Arab EmiratesKathmanduMiddle EastSouth AsiaAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd45115143204429813b70556d695acbTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:28:40 GMTNielsen's top programs for April 20-26http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb6c80e919504d3fbca669a0ba8ed27cPrime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 20-26. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.By The Associated PresseArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentTelevision ratingsTV newsBroadcast televisionTelevisionMediaNews mediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb6c80e919504d3fbca669a0ba8ed27cTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:15:45 GMTObama criticizes black deaths by police, rioters and societyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74bfa4de3e66482ea356064827b30befWASHINGTON (AP) — Urging Americans to "do some soul-searching," President Barack Obama expressed deep frustration Tuesday over recurring black deaths at the hands of police, rioters responding with senseless violence and a society that will only "feign concern" without addressing the root causes.By NEDRA PICKLERwGovernment and politicsRiotsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74bfa4de3e66482ea356064827b30befTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:30:12 GMTSource: Los Angeles supervisors to vote on civil rights dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/561838b6e6a442da902bd85892e906e5LOS ANGELES (AP) — An official says Los Angeles County supervisors are set to vote on a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department in a case alleging unconstitutional stops, searches, seizures and excessive force by deputies against blacks and Hispanics.By BRIAN MELLEYaGeneral newsRace and ethnicityHispanicsAfrican-AmericansPoliceSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/561838b6e6a442da902bd85892e906e5Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:37:23 GMTSpain: 152 passengers on burning ferry evacuate in lifeboatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4c47cd65b894cb79618835b08fda99bMADRID (AP) — A ferry heading from the Mediterranean island city of Palma de Mallorca to the southern coastal city of Valencia caught fire at sea Tuesday, forcing 152 passengers to abandon the ship in lifeboats and injuring four crew members, Spanish officials said.By ALAN CLENDENNINGiGeneral newsTransportationFiresEvacuationsAccidentsAccidents and disastersSpainPalmaBalearic IslandsWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4c47cd65b894cb79618835b08fda99bTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:43:05 GMTUS attorney to monitor probe of fatal shooting by ICE agenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e907c57573e4a6f8fbdc29907e4018dDETROIT (AP) — U.S. authorities will monitor a Detroit police investigation into the fatal shooting of a man by an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent who was part of a team seeking him on a warrant, the U.S. attorney in Detroit said Tuesday.By COREY WILLIAMSaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderDetroitUnited StatesMichiganNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e907c57573e4a6f8fbdc29907e4018dTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:22:10 GMTInvestigators: Woman shot, held captive for 26 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb45031805b4ba9aca067ba7237be57LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California man is accused of shooting his wife and then holding her and their seven-year-old son captive in an apartment for 26 days, authorities said Tuesday.By CHRISTOPHER WEBERaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsHostage situationsKidnappingCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb45031805b4ba9aca067ba7237be57Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:48:54 GMTRare Robert Redford family reunion at Chaplin Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d18e9c70fc34f1c9a46cea2667632ceNEW YORK (AP) — Robert Redford says getting his entire family in one place at one time can be a challenge.By LAURI NEFFaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentReunionsCelebrityOccasionsLifestyleNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d18e9c70fc34f1c9a46cea2667632ceTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:23:54 GMTDetroit boy found in basement says his home was 'terrible'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a875950277644cf9a5e78008b2af1d6fDETROIT (AP) — A Detroit boy found in his basement after a highly publicized 11-day search says his home was a "terrible place" where he was beaten with a plastic pipe.By ED WHITEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCrimeCrimes against childrenDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a875950277644cf9a5e78008b2af1d6fTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:25:47 GMTCoast Guard: 3rd body found in search for boaters missing after storm hit coastal Alabamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/480cdfedbad5466bb5a72b5f8bd6b4a6DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard: 3rd body found in search for boaters missing after storm hit coastal Alabama.aGeneral newsStormsMissing personsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationWeatherAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/480cdfedbad5466bb5a72b5f8bd6b4a6Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:29:25 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Mayor: No 'thugs' in cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/800c322d87474e2685dc9fdd56de7c6c3 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesRiotsMunicipal governmentsArrestsSocial mediaState governmentsGovernment and politicsProfessional baseballPolitical and civil unrestLocal governmentsLaw and orderCrimeOnline mediaMediaFiresAccidents and disastersViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessBaseballMen's sportsSportsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/800c322d87474e2685dc9fdd56de7c6cTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:09:37 GMTLG's new G4 phones will have leather backshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6be2cfc14d15420585837c6461cd7822NEW YORK (AP) — LG is making smartphones with optional leather backs as it seeks to distinguish its phones from Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy smartphones.htBusinessTechnologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6be2cfc14d15420585837c6461cd7822Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:38:46 GMTFollowing Nepal quake, climbers say Everest season is overhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9238810d3e3d480a9775500af6cbdce3SEATTLE (AP) — All climbers on the Nepal side of Mount Everest have left the mountain and the climbing season is over following a deadly earthquake that left thousands dead in Nepal and dozens of climbers killed or injured after an avalanche swept across the basecamp staging area, according to guiding companies and individual climbers.By MARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsSports2015 Nepal earthquakeMountainsAccidents and disastersEventsNatural disastersOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEnvironment and natureNepalSeattleWashingtonSouth AsiaAsiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9238810d3e3d480a9775500af6cbdce3Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:36:52 GMTLiberians ask US for help with alleged human traffickinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6f0806caba74faa8710582ebdbd93e2MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Protesters have gathered in front of the U.S. Embassy in Liberia's capital, asking it to put pressure on Liberian officials to bring back some 60 young Liberian women allegedly trafficked into Lebanon between 2011 and 2012.By JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEHiGeneral newsEmbassiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsSmugglingCrimeLiberiaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6f0806caba74faa8710582ebdbd93e2Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:44:31 GMTOrphaned polar bear to move from New York to St. Louis Zoohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e7c252daee94768aa47b9f6ad7955bfST. LOUIS (AP) — A polar bear who gained international fame when orphaned two years ago is coming to the St. Louis Zoo.aGeneral newsAnimalsBearsZoological parksMammalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleSt. LouisUnited StatesBuffaloNew YorkMissouriNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e7c252daee94768aa47b9f6ad7955bfTue, 28 Apr 2015 19:20:13 GMTSenate panel advances bill to overhaul chemical regulationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd1197375e2e4481876642e94ea0538cWASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan bill to update regulation of harmful chemicals for the first time in nearly 40 years won approval from a Senate committee Tuesday, moving it closer to a vote in the full Senate.By MATTHEW DALYwBusinessHealthGovernment and politicsEnvironmental laws and regulationsLegislatureLegislationEnvironment and natureEnvironmentGovernment regulationsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeEnvironmental concernsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd1197375e2e4481876642e94ea0538cTue, 28 Apr 2015 18:55:35 GMTAP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94dc1db3b6534bd0a60ea72b284a7437BALTIMORE (AP) — Police: At least 20 officers injured in Baltimore riots; 1 in critical after building fire.aGeneral newsRiotsFiresPolitical and civil unrestAccidents and disastersBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94dc1db3b6534bd0a60ea72b284a7437Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:22:00 GMT