FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:36:15 -0700Millions of Nigerians turn out to vote in presidential pollhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f17192630424345bd8936d6cb2b4a9fABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Millions of Nigerians turned out Saturday to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari.By MICHELLE FAUL and JEROME DELAYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestMunicipal governmentsElectionsWar and unrestBombingsRebellions and uprisingsImprovised explosivesNational electionsLocal governmentsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaAfricaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f17192630424345bd8936d6cb2b4a9fSat, 28 Mar 2015 14:58:29 GMTBoston cop in coma since being shot in face; suspect killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6553ba72a75647deb969c17ab70fd11fBOSTON (AP) — Police say a decorated Boston officer has been in a medically induced coma fighting for his life since he was shot in the face during a traffic stop.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6553ba72a75647deb969c17ab70fd11fSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:24:43 GMTNation's biggest nuclear firm makes a play for green moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be57e5914595411090e60b586424bce2The biggest player in the beleaguered nuclear power industry wants a place alongside solar, wind and hydroelectric power collecting extra money for producing carbon-free electricity.By RAY HENRYaBusinessGeneral newsProduction facilitiesEnergy policyUtilitiesIndustriesEnergy industryCorporate newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsGovernment policyEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureUnited StatesChicagoIllinoisNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be57e5914595411090e60b586424bce2Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:42:57 GMTGuinea deploys police as Sierra Leoneans flee Ebola lockdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b401e75a774f4872a9556112740de711FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Guinea has deployed security forces to the country's southwest in response to reports that Sierra Leoneans are crossing the border to flee an Ebola lockdown intended to stamp out the deadly disease, an official said Saturday.By CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY AND BOUBACAR DIALLOiGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsSierra LeoneFreetownGuineaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b401e75a774f4872a9556112740de711Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:21:37 GMTColorado town microcosm of art urban development movementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3da9405835174fe5ba053a72314b0056LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A national movement that counts on painters, dancers and musicians to help revitalize downtowns is coming to this Colorado city as the first residents prepare to move into new low-income apartments built for artists and their families.DONNA BRYSONaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsVisual artsPaintingLovelandColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3da9405835174fe5ba053a72314b0056Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:26:25 GMTSierra Leone lockdown aims for 'total control' over Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8a1f7550ac24acaa47489e4b2a6cf50FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — An official in Sierra Leone says high compliance with a nationwide lockdown could give the West African nation "total control" over the Ebola outbreak.iGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsSierra LeoneWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8a1f7550ac24acaa47489e4b2a6cf50Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:24:12 GMTRally slated over Indiana law some say allows discriminationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3488b62895a5459e9e0fb6251dd3bc36INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Organizers expect a large turnout Saturday at a rally against Indiana's newest law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people.Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGays and lesbiansSocial mediaMunicipal governmentsReligious issuesState legislatureReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesOnline mediaMediaLocal governmentsLegislatureState governmentsIndianaIndianapolisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3488b62895a5459e9e0fb6251dd3bc36Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:12:45 GMTUK's Cameron rallies party ahead of 'knife edge' electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc2fa497ca4b4678b2c894dce0a2c0c6LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron says Britain's election campaign is on a knife edge as he rallies his Conservative party ahead of the close-fought race.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc2fa497ca4b4678b2c894dce0a2c0c6Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:58:17 GMTFamily keeps small-time sawmill buzzing in New Hampshirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/728031084c0343ddb5218bcadb363c5aGILMANTON, N.H. (AP) — On Bob Potter's farm, the whine of a saw is heard over the grumbling of a diesel-powered engine as he and his boys carry on a family practice begun nearly half a century ago.aGeneral newsMaterials industryIndustriesBusinessNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/728031084c0343ddb5218bcadb363c5aSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:49:40 GMTPolice on trial: Tears, anger resurge over 2005 French riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833c4227671c40d5a805aab06139e1b5RENNES, France (AP) — One October afternoon, two teenage boys were kicking around a football in their desolate housing project northeast of Paris. Two hours later, they lay lifeless, electrocuted in a power substation as they hid from police.By PHILIPPE SOTTOiGeneral newsRiotsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityFranceParisWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833c4227671c40d5a805aab06139e1b5Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:44:38 GMTCar bomb blasts Nigerian poll station, no casualtieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ac3d6433fe34f59b962ad95c30f9c65ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Police say a car bomb exploded at a polling station in Nigeria's south-central Enugu state but did not hurt people gathering to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBombingsImprovised explosivesWar and unrestNational electionsElectionsPolitical and civil unrestRebellions and uprisingsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaWest AfricaAfricaAbujahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ac3d6433fe34f59b962ad95c30f9c65Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:49:43 GMTUK prime minister rallies party before 'knife edge' electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56272541aaf1449088df3c051565602bLONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron said Saturday that Britain's election campaign is on a knife edge, as he rallied the Conservative party with a personal attack on his main rival.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56272541aaf1449088df3c051565602bSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:57:21 GMTYemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'puppets of Iran'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2548ad22ab144f828daa094273db217bSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen's embattled president on Saturday called Shiite rebels who forced him to flee the country "puppets of Iran," directly blaming the Islamic Republic for the chaos there and demanding airstrikes against rebel positions continue until they surrender.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsEvacuationsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptIranMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaSanaaJiddahGaza StripNorth AfricaAfricaPalestinian territorieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2548ad22ab144f828daa094273db217bSat, 28 Mar 2015 14:26:30 GMT'Llama drama' owners say USDA draws line against appearanceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79b47a1ee9b9480ba9f177df4bfbeb5dPHOENIX (AP) — The llamas that became a social media sensation running around a Phoenix-area retirement enclave last month are saying goodbye to the spotlight.By TERRY TANGaGeneral newsPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79b47a1ee9b9480ba9f177df4bfbeb5dSat, 28 Mar 2015 15:45:17 GMTOfficial: Al-Shabab siege at Somali hotel ends, 17 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d98f37912d04fe99c69f6b46b24fd56MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali troops on Saturday took full control of a hotel that extremist gunmen stormed and occupied for more than 12 hours following a suicide bombing. At least 17 people died and dozens were wounded.By ABDI GULEDiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestDiplomacyTerrorismGovernment and politicsInternational relationsSomaliaMogadishuEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d98f37912d04fe99c69f6b46b24fd56Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:44:29 GMTMan in cyanide-by-mail case to use insanity defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e4ba917df24208be0d2f6942c01791PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A man with a history of mental illness who is accused of sending mailing an Englishman the cyanide he used to kill himself plans to use an insanity defense, according to court documents.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e4ba917df24208be0d2f6942c01791Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:11:41 GMTSearch continues for at least 2 after apparent NYC gas blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/437176bf39734c83908ade986a2651a5NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers are searching for at least two people still missing after an apparent gas line explosion leveled three Manhattan apartment buildings while investigators piece together what exactly caused the blast that injured 22.By JONATHAN LEMIRE and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/437176bf39734c83908ade986a2651a5Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:07:53 GMTDelete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record-keepershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c900b7055b8544d092c806be6555e96cWASHINGTON (AP) — In the never-ending quest to preserve the government's history, there have been plenty of weapons of mass destruction.By NANCY BENAChtGovernment and politicsInternational relationsForeign policyInternet technologyComputing and information technologyTechnologyCommunication technologyGovernment policyUnited StatesIranNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c900b7055b8544d092c806be6555e96cSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:59:08 GMTUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says negotiations only way to prevent long conflict in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cef9a6c1fea949878603c54d7779b686SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says negotiations only way to prevent long conflict in Yemen.iGeneral newsEgyptYemenMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cef9a6c1fea949878603c54d7779b686Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:03:18 GMTIn NYC, an unusual task force fights home-as-hotel rentalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbe56880993047c0ac7f25c55d6ee81dNEW YORK (AP) — From an office by the Brooklyn Bridge, a specialized team of investigators tackles a fast-growing concern in the nation's biggest city: apartments being rented like hotel rooms.By JENNIFER PELTZhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyMunicipal governmentsHousing rentalExecutive branchConsumer products and servicesIndustriesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsResidential real estateLifestyleLegal proceedingsLaw and orderIndustrial products and servicesManhattanNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbe56880993047c0ac7f25c55d6ee81dSat, 28 Mar 2015 15:30:47 GMTMubtaahij romps in UAE Derby, trainer says on to Kentuckyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fc46cea86914f269b99061736e120e6DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Mubtaahij took charge in the stretch and easily won the $2 million UAE Derby at Meydan Racecourse in one of Saturday's undercard races at the Dubai World Cup.sSportsKentucky DerbyHorse racingEventsThoroughbred racingDubaiUnited Arab EmiratesKentuckyMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fc46cea86914f269b99061736e120e6Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:31:37 GMTNigerians turn out en masse to vote in presidential electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7b275f378094583a535e0340f1f0ef7ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBombingsElectionsWar and unrestPolitical and civil unrestRebellions and uprisingsImprovised explosivesNational electionsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaAfricaAbujaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7b275f378094583a535e0340f1f0ef7Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:26:47 GMTIran nuke talks expand as deadline for deal loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aec9dacfe6847a7899e7da76b09dc3dLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program picked up pace on Saturday with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran's top diplomat ahead of an end-of-March deadline for a preliminary deal.By GEORGE JAHN and MATTHEW LEEiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryTehranIranSwitzerlandUnited StatesGermanyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aec9dacfe6847a7899e7da76b09dc3dSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:20:30 GMTWiggly words on immigration policy from 2016 GOP contendershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db950aa3516e4af1ba43078c1ce5002aDENVER (AP) — Thanks to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, it's becoming even clearer that immigration is the banana peel of 2016 Republican presidential politics.By NICHOLAS RICCARDIaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsImmigration policy2016 United States Presidential ElectionImmigrationState governmentsBorder securityPolitical partiesGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsNational electionsElectionsLegislationLegislatureMilitary and defensePolitical organizationsUnited StatesTexasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db950aa3516e4af1ba43078c1ce5002aSat, 28 Mar 2015 15:24:23 GMTUzbekistan to vote to extend veteran leader's rulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de3849a5d894564a63b2fc0faeeebcdMOSCOW (AP) — Uzbekistan is going through the motions of a presidential election this weekend, with a crushing win for its longtime leader a foregone conclusion, but the long-term future of the Central Asian nation is still far from certain.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsElectionsNational electionsUzbekistanMoscowCentral AsiaRussiaAsiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de3849a5d894564a63b2fc0faeeebcdSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:47:44 GMTUN chief: Negotiations way to prevent long Yemen conflicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a792b8f3c5d46b4a0f05069884ffa1eSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said negotiations are the only way to prevent a long-term conflict in Yemen.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaEgyptYemenNorth AfricaAfricaRed SeaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a792b8f3c5d46b4a0f05069884ffa1eSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:13:14 GMT2 Czechs kidnapped in Pakistan in 2013 freedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53ed25304a654064a7355ac27ae542cbPRAGUE (AP) — Two Czech tourists who were abducted by gunmen two years ago as they were traveling on a bus through southwestern Pakistan have been released, the Czech government said on Saturday.By KAREL JANICEKiGeneral newsKidnappingCrimeCzech RepublicTurkeyPakistanEastern EuropeEuropeMiddle EastWestern EuropeSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53ed25304a654064a7355ac27ae542cbSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:02:44 GMTFor some, regret lingers years after girl's running deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1be6c022db434948a0de5c70aa3ffda1GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) — For some, Savannah Hardin's final hours remain an open wound three years after she was run to death in the yard of her rural home as punishment for a lie.By JAY REEVESaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeAlabamaGadsdenUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1be6c022db434948a0de5c70aa3ffda1Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:47:35 GMTDairy farms asked to consider breeding no-horn cowshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daca28c34c1d4846bd02d746840e9929DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Food manufacturers and restaurants are taking the dairy industry by the horns on an animal welfare issue that's long bothered activists but is little known to consumers: the painful removal of budding horn tissue from calves so farm workers or other animals don't get gored later.By DAVID PITTaBusinessGeneral newsAnimal welfareGeneticsScienceBiologyAgricultureIndustriesConsumer products and servicesSocial issuesSocial affairsIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daca28c34c1d4846bd02d746840e9929Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:27:36 GMTHamilton takes pole position for Malaysian Grand Prixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccc090c2b51243228d2f93f67f3a4addSEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday, while Mercedes' run of nine straight front-row lockouts in Formula One came to an end as Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel qualified second.By CHRIS LINESsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccc090c2b51243228d2f93f67f3a4addSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:11:45 GMTYemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran,' directly blaming country for chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3122f536a8d64180b3855cd65c0e5c27SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran,' directly blaming country for chaos.iGeneral newsEgyptMiddle EastYemenIranNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3122f536a8d64180b3855cd65c0e5c27Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:52:19 GMTMigrants' newest route to Europe means an epic Balkans trekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfbc9407ae4b4a66958580d04214426eTHESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Migrants from Africa, Asia and the Middle East take many routes to cross illegally into the European Union, and all are fraught with likely disappointment and occasional danger. The newest path, through the EU's Balkans back door, comes with a cruel twist: an epic 250-kilometer (150-mile) walk that is surging in popularity even though most who try it fail.By SHAWN POGATCHNIK and DALTON BENNETTiGeneral newsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeGreeceThessalonikiMacedoniaEuropeAthensHungarySerbiaTurkeyWestern EuropeEastern EuropeMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfbc9407ae4b4a66958580d04214426eSat, 28 Mar 2015 15:43:52 GMTTimeline of African migrants' 10-day Balkan journey on foothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64627e01bba14b19be7aef2a25855403A journey by African migrants as they tried to reach the European Union through the Balkans ended largely in defeat after a 10-day, 200-kilometer (125-mile) hike. But weeks later a dogged, lucky few finally reached their EU destination of Hungary.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsThessalonikiMacedoniaEuropeGreeceWestern EuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64627e01bba14b19be7aef2a25855403Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:45:41 GMTBoko Haram forces villagers from 2 poll stations in northhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0ea9f7576845c3a0c90e96bdb6f06bABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say Boko Haram gunmen forced villagers to abandon three northeastern polling stations as Nigerians line up to vote in a closely contested presidential election.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsMunicipal governmentsWar and unrestBombingsPolitical and civil unrestRebellions and uprisingsImprovised explosivesLocal governmentsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaWest AfricaAfricaAbujahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0ea9f7576845c3a0c90e96bdb6f06bSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:37:40 GMTYemen president calls for mass, peaceful demonstrations in Yemen in support of his governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac843b6924d74f7098ae026c63b1891aSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen president calls for mass, peaceful demonstrations in Yemen in support of his government.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestEgyptYemenMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac843b6924d74f7098ae026c63b1891aSat, 28 Mar 2015 10:41:26 GMTA look at what's been lost to historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e056854e6b9f4b71af82cdd42830f0bcA look at what's gone but not forgotten:By The Associated PressaGovernment and politicsEmbassiesInternational relationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e056854e6b9f4b71af82cdd42830f0bcSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:01:27 GMTFuture Shop stores close in Canada, some becoming Best Buyshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8da1ce704b4416ba11c040e243d8a67TORONTO (AP) — U.S.-based electronics retail giant Best Buy Co. is closing its 131 Future Shop stores across Canada and will re-open 65 of them under the Best Buy banner in a bid to bolster business.iBusinessGeneral newsCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8da1ce704b4416ba11c040e243d8a67Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:49:13 GMTDecorated Boston cop in coma after being shot in facehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44be398da3424b6885c2375310e91510BOSTON (AP) — Boston's police commissioner says a decorated officer remains in critical condition in a medically induced coma after being shot in the face Friday night when gang unit officers stopped a car.aGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingPoliceViolent crimeCrimeEventsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsBombingsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44be398da3424b6885c2375310e91510Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:59:45 GMTYemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e329832e44461abeeb540c189baa69SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen's embattled president on Saturday called Shiite rebels who forced him to flee the country "stooges of Iran," directly blaming the Islamic Republic for the chaos there and demanding airstrikes against rebel positions continue until they surrender.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsEvacuationsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptIranMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaSanaaJiddahGaza StripNorth AfricaAfricaPalestinian territorieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e329832e44461abeeb540c189baa69Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:25:23 GMTUN chief says he's angry, shamed by failure to end Syria's war; vows to step up diplomacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d4443d4607d4c709bf216f29cc086aaSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — UN chief says he's angry, shamed by failure to end Syria's war; vows to step up diplomacy.iGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricaSyriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d4443d4607d4c709bf216f29cc086aaSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:07:43 GMTOfficial: Al-Shabab siege at Somali hotel ends, 21 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be806f9ab6794f2b9ec98370928041cdMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Blood spattered utensils, bullet-pocked walls and overturned chairs mark the reception area of a prominent hotel in the Somali capital following an attack by Islamic extremists that killed at least 21, including six attackers.By ABDI GULEDiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestDiplomacyGovernment and politicsInternational relationsTerrorismSomaliaMogadishuEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be806f9ab6794f2b9ec98370928041cdSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:50:36 GMTBride convicted of involuntary manslaughter after weddinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdc31616f9b46f4b114b6ca8b310c7fBEAVER, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania newlywed has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment in the shooting death of her niece hours after the ceremony.aGeneral newsReckless endangermentViolent crimeCrimeBeaverPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdc31616f9b46f4b114b6ca8b310c7fSat, 28 Mar 2015 14:07:57 GMTPainstaking recovery mission at treacherous Alps crash sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843b2ec2e873472fbd20719fc970472bSEYNE-LES-ALPES, France (AP) — The ravine echoes with helicopter rotors, the scrape of metal on stone, the rumble of sliding scree as the remnants of Germanwings Flight 9525 dislodge from the mountainside.By LORI HINNANT and GREG KELLERiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashForensicsAccidentsCriminal investigationsCrimeMountainsEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderEnvironment and natureFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843b2ec2e873472fbd20719fc970472bSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:42:13 GMTColorado town lures artists to spur urban developmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9925dff9595d4f149fa33792f79b997bLOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — When the first residents move into new low-income apartments built for artists and their families in downtown Loveland, they'll be part of a national movement that counts on painters, dancers and musicians to help create urban renaissance.By DONNA BRYSONaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLovelandColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9925dff9595d4f149fa33792f79b997bSat, 28 Mar 2015 14:41:41 GMTAl-Qaida in Syria seizes large parts of northern cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1167a3d80d1b4c4189d9eb23b767d5ceBEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida's affiliate in Syria, the Nusra Front, captured most of the northwestern city of Idlib from government forces Saturday, sweeping into neighborhoods in the center of the city in a powerful blow to President Bashar Assad's government, opposition activists and the group said.By ZEINA KARAMiGeneral newsCivil warsWar and unrestArmed forcesTerrorismGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseSyriaTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1167a3d80d1b4c4189d9eb23b767d5ceSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:35:31 GMTHamilton on pole, Vettel 2nd in qualifying at Malaysian GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d41b0b34c2c6419aa99de8ee5bfdd09eSEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel believes he can end Mercedes' dominant run in Formula One by winning Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix after qualifying second on Saturday and ending the Silver Arrows' long run of front-row lockouts.By CHRIS LINESsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d41b0b34c2c6419aa99de8ee5bfdd09eSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:11:47 GMTDelete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record keepershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe1ad3f966084502bf2c87c2d8fd48dcWASHINGTON (AP) — The focus on Hillary Rodham Clinton's email practices as secretary of state is causing historians and government record-keepers to take stock of an imperfect system for preserving the government's history.By NANCY BENACwGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe1ad3f966084502bf2c87c2d8fd48dcSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:44:11 GMTBoston area expects a flood of claims after record winterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/184bfa49241a4c60a4e559227e7f4d8fBOSTON (AP) — After the Big Dig-out, it's time for the Big Payout. Or will it be the Big Denial?By PHILIP MARCELOaGeneral newsWeatherFloodsWinter weatherPersonal insurancePersonal financeBusinessFinancial servicesIndustriesAccidents and disastersMassachusettsBostonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/184bfa49241a4c60a4e559227e7f4d8fSat, 28 Mar 2015 15:49:13 GMTWorld's huddled masses use 4 key land, sea routes to Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2d817d9d5884f81a32d70410693ab1fDUBLIN (AP) — Most migrants who live illegally in the European Union fly to the 28-nation bloc on valid visas and simply overstay their welcome. But for the poorest and most desperate travelers of Africa, Asia and the Middle East, the journey often takes months by sea or land, with payments to trafficking gangs.By SHAWN POGATCHNIKiGeneral newsImmigrationSocial issuesSocial affairsEuropeSpainTurkeyAlgeriaItalyMacedoniaSerbiaHungaryAfricaKosovoNorth AfricaGreeceWest AfricaMoroccoMiddle EastAfghanistanWestern EuropeEastern EuropeCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2d817d9d5884f81a32d70410693ab1fSat, 28 Mar 2015 15:47:12 GMTGerman pilot visited glider field near crash site as a childhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16393ca37854419fb27e21400d9695e0SISTERON, France (AP) — The German co-pilot accused of crashing a passenger plane in the French Alps frequented a gliding club near the crash site as a child with his parents, according to a member of the club.By MILOS KRIVOKAPIC and FRANK JORDANSiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashAccidentsHealthEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationGermanyFranceEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16393ca37854419fb27e21400d9695e0Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:53:14 GMT