FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 04 May 2015 16:59:02 -0700Yellen says she met with analyst but meeting not linkedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d41a44ae23e84b5093a47b04ba3150d9WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is disclosing that she met with a financial analyst at the center of an investigation into a possible leak of confidential interest-rate information. But she says the meeting occurred several months before the private Fed discussions at issue took place, and dealt with general economic matters.fBusinessFinancial servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d41a44ae23e84b5093a47b04ba3150d9Mon, 04 May 2015 22:18:22 GMTMet show uses film, fashion to explore East-West interplayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbb9bee1016f4cbaa9ce4aaac4eccc32NEW YORK (AP) — Hollywood has long been fascinated with China. But that doesn't mean it has always represented it fully or accurately — far from it.By JOCELYN NOVECKtTravelLifestyleFashion designMuseumsVisual artsDecorative artsArt galleriesMoviesArts and entertainmentRecreation and leisureLeisure travelEntertainmentChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbb9bee1016f4cbaa9ce4aaac4eccc32Mon, 04 May 2015 22:31:24 GMT'Django Unchained' actress ordered to apologize to policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1b9308d23f248a29e78a0f4def44e0dLOS ANGELES (AP) — An actress who accused Los Angeles police of racial profiling when they investigated a report she was having sex with her boyfriend in a parked car has been ordered to apologize to officers as part of a plea deal.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentRace and ethnicityCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1b9308d23f248a29e78a0f4def44e0dMon, 04 May 2015 22:43:40 GMTStudy: Trace amount of drilling fluid found in water wellhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0a0d11c34bb443487540243100de135Toxic fluids used in drilling and hydraulic fracturing likely escaped an unlined borehole and migrated thousands of feet into a residential drinking-water supply in Pennsylvania, according to a study published Monday.MICHAEL RUBINKAMaBusinessGeneral newsHealthScienceEnergy industryIndustriesWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEnvironmental concernsEnergy and the environmentPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0a0d11c34bb443487540243100de135Mon, 04 May 2015 22:08:47 GMTThe Latest on prophet cartoon case: SWAT helped kill gunmenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f11d24949f74e1eac291bea0bf69cba5:30 p.m. CDTBy The Associated PressaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeSuburbsCrimeLegal proceedingsTerrorismState governmentsIntelligence agenciesLaw and orderSocial affairsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsTexasPhoenixDallasArizonaSomaliaUnited StatesNorth AmericaEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f11d24949f74e1eac291bea0bf69cbaMon, 04 May 2015 22:36:21 GMTSurveyMonkey CEO died of head trauma in exercise accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9256470c27e84c2c807c6148444f7033MEXICO CITY (AP) — SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican state official said Monday.By E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiBusinessGeneral newsTraumaAccidentsState governmentsInjuriesHealthAccidents and disastersGovernment and politicsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9256470c27e84c2c807c6148444f7033Mon, 04 May 2015 21:20:29 GMT'Exceptional' NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to headhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8efa46a7be841b48199bbf4b921cfbeNEW YORK (AP) — A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun died Monday from his injuries, the third New York City officer slain on duty in five months.By MICHAEL BALSAMOaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsQueensNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8efa46a7be841b48199bbf4b921cfbeMon, 04 May 2015 22:58:31 GMT'Dances With Wolves' writer Michael Blake dies at 69http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63e3766819844278b0f0c87744f36d13TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Academy Award-winning writer of "Dances With Wolves" has died.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentObituariesNative AmericansTucsonArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63e3766819844278b0f0c87744f36d13Mon, 04 May 2015 21:35:08 GMTColombia stunned by theft of Garcia Marquez's first editionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb8f998588e46afa0f2509252b7a28cBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian police are investigating the theft of a valuable first edition copy of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's masterpiece "One Hundred Years of Solitude."By CESAR GARCIAiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsCrimeTheftBooks and literatureEntertainmentFairs and festivalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleColombiaBogotaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb8f998588e46afa0f2509252b7a28cMon, 04 May 2015 21:52:21 GMTUC Berkeley's Mark Twain project finds cache of new writinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc29f1c83af74b889a24f81772ea51ccSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Scholars at the University of California, Berkeley have pieced together a collection of letters written by Mark Twain when the author was a young newsman in San Francisco.By JANIE HARRaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLifestyleSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc29f1c83af74b889a24f81772ea51ccMon, 04 May 2015 21:36:53 GMTAl-Jazeera America loses top executivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb19a2023834d9786effc2faf8f33e0NEW YORK (AP) — The Al-Jazeera America news network, sued by a former employee who said he was fired for complaining about a colleague's anti-Semitic and sexist behavior, is losing one of its top U.S. news executives.By DAVID BAUDERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsCorporate managementNews mediaMediaTelevisionMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessCorporate newsPersonnelLegal proceedingsLaw and orderUnited StatesIsraelMiddle EastQatarNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb19a2023834d9786effc2faf8f33e0Mon, 04 May 2015 21:04:01 GMTWilliams beats Stephens, advances to Madrid Open 3rd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9844d20c77d54bfebe23fe5ce375a3adMADRID (AP) — Serena Williams needed just 58 minutes to beat fellow American Sloane Stephens 6-4, 6-0 Monday and reach the third round of the Madrid Open.By HAROLD HECKLEsSportsMen's tennisWomen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsTennisSpainMadridAustraliaUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeOceaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9844d20c77d54bfebe23fe5ce375a3adMon, 04 May 2015 21:52:42 GMTBrazil weighs investigating ex-leader Silvahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba728eb578c4126bd7d306e3f25f223RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Brazil confirmed Monday that they are weighing whether to open a full investigation into former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's alleged overseas lobbying efforts for the scandal-plagued construction firm Odebrecht, the nation's biggest builder.By BRAD BROOKSiBusinessGeneral newsCampaign finance improprietiesPolitical corruptionPolitical scandalsGovernment and politicsCrimeCampaignsElectionsPolitical issuesBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba728eb578c4126bd7d306e3f25f223Mon, 04 May 2015 22:35:48 GMTBryant Gumbel defends program and co-workers against lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b653ac5efb34e6c9241a460296b6084NEW YORK (AP) — The host of HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" on Monday defended his monthly sports magazine against claims by a British soccer ball maker that it delivered a "pack of lies" with a 2008 segment about child labor in India.By LARRY NEUMEISTERaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentSports magazinesLegal proceedingsMen's soccerSoccerSports mediaLaw and orderMagazines and journalsMediaLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman welfareMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b653ac5efb34e6c9241a460296b6084Mon, 04 May 2015 22:48:56 GMTAP source: Goldberg died after collapsing in gymhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1f6b9b76ba243fea74be9fcd59ab48fDavid Goldberg, the SurveyMonkey CEO who also was Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg's husband, was exercising at a gym in a Mexican resort when he collapsed before he died Friday, a person close to the family said.By E. EDUARDO CASTILLO and BARBARA ORTUTAYhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyFunerals and memorial servicesObituariesExerciseAccidents and disastersState governmentsAccommodationsTravelLifestyleDiet and exerciseProducts and servicesCorporate newsGovernment and politicsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1f6b9b76ba243fea74be9fcd59ab48fMon, 04 May 2015 22:31:33 GMTNew book tells story of Wright brothershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b76300aaa8034d7fb870bfaebdcd5b1f"The Wright Brothers" (Simon & Schuster), by David McCulloughBy RASHA MADKOUReArts and entertainmentSiblingsBooks and literatureRelationshipsLifestyleEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b76300aaa8034d7fb870bfaebdcd5b1fMon, 04 May 2015 21:57:33 GMTKerry to visit Riyadh to confer with Saudi Arabia on Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922c888568be49a29060e809bc5e86cbNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Riyadh for discussions with Saudi government leaders on Wednesday and Thursday.iGovernment and politicsSaudi ArabiaKenyaMiddle EastRiyadhYemenEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922c888568be49a29060e809bc5e86cbMon, 04 May 2015 22:41:49 GMTBusiness Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a93ef3d46ef54c2b9d8c004e3e61e463___By The Associated PressfBusinessContracts and ordersEconomyProduction facilitiesCable televisionMen's boxingBoxingGovernment regulationsMobile mediaConsumer products and servicesIndustriesMedia and entertainment industryCorporate newsCorporate managementPersonnelIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsStock marketsFinancial marketsTelevisionMediaMen's sportsSportsBrusselsNew YorkUnited StatesBelgiumWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a93ef3d46ef54c2b9d8c004e3e61e463Mon, 04 May 2015 22:02:01 GMTGoogle tractor-beams Star Wars universe into Knowledge Graphhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f3b217d7451429eaee018a00fb29c50LOS ANGELES (AP) — Star Wars fans no longer have to search their feelings to discover the truth. They can just Google it.htBusinessArts and entertainmentTechnologyMoviesEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f3b217d7451429eaee018a00fb29c50Mon, 04 May 2015 21:35:20 GMTWarriors' Stephen Curry voted NBA's MVP over Harden, Jameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87a951316b36470e8ad8afeef906dde9OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — His voice cracked first. Then, his eyes got red. Finally, Stephen Curry cried.By ANTONIO GONZALEZaGeneral newsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballOaklandClevelandAkronCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTennesseeOhiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87a951316b36470e8ad8afeef906dde9Mon, 04 May 2015 22:53:26 GMTClinton agrees to testify on Benghazi, emails this monthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7503661299374c2d888730402629edd2WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is willing to testify once on Capitol Hill later this month about the attacks in Benghazi, Libya, and her email practices during her tenure as secretary of state, her attorney told lawmakers in a letter Monday.By ERICA WERNERwGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsLegislatureLaw and orderGeneral newsLibyaUnited StatesNorth AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7503661299374c2d888730402629edd2Mon, 04 May 2015 22:02:28 GMTSeattle mayor: Port needs new permit for Arctic oil fleethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61ebf64875da4679b6dc403e5519666cSEATTLE (AP) — Mayor Ed Murray threw a wrench into plans for a 400-foot oil-drilling rig to arrive in Seattle when he announced Monday that the Port of Seattle can't host Shell's offshore Arctic fleet until it gets a new land-use permit.aBusinessGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsCoastlines and beachesEnergy and the environmentUrban planningLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsEnergy industryIndustriesEnvironment and natureEnvironmentSeattleArcticPort AngelesWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61ebf64875da4679b6dc403e5519666cMon, 04 May 2015 21:23:35 GMTFox renews 'The Simpsons' for 2 more seasonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0fca9c5ac904e75a298eda52181f442LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Simpsons" will keep the satire coming for at least two more seasons.eArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentAnimation and comicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0fca9c5ac904e75a298eda52181f442Mon, 04 May 2015 22:53:09 GMTSinger Chris Brown accused of battery in Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e543216249fc4236982ba8a264775ee8LAS VEGAS (AP) — Singer Chris Brown faces another battery accusation just days after he performed at an after-party to the weekend's much hyped boxing match, which was also billed as the kickoff to his residency at the Drai's nightclub.By SALLY HOaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityCourt citationsCrimeBoxingMen's boxingLaw and orderSportsMen's sportsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e543216249fc4236982ba8a264775ee8Mon, 04 May 2015 22:12:25 GMTBoston Marathon bomber cries at federal death penalty trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bf096fef6a04993be3b120df047efb0BOSTON (AP) — For the first time in court, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev dropped his blank, impassive demeanor and cried as his sobbing aunt briefly took the stand Monday in his federal death penalty trial.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsCrimeBombingsEventsLaw and orderBostonUnited StatesRussiaMassachusettsNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bf096fef6a04993be3b120df047efb0Mon, 04 May 2015 21:28:05 GMTEbola victim's family says hospital's donation falls shorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d699c85012bf4cddb6116bce02ed94bbDALLAS (AP) — The family of the only person to die of Ebola in the United States said a Dallas hospital's donation to combat the disease in Africa fell far short of what they hoped.By EMILY SCHMALLaGeneral newsIndividual givingInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthPhilanthropySocial affairsLiberiaMonroviaDallasUnited StatesTexasWest AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d699c85012bf4cddb6116bce02ed94bbMon, 04 May 2015 21:50:02 GMTTexas Legislature acts to stop cities from limiting drillinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7271fb575924947a4bc6ecabda4e391AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas moved Monday to ban its own cities from imposing prohibitions on hydraulic fracturing and other potentially environmentally harmful oil and natural gas drilling activities within their boundaries — a major victory for industry groups and top conservatives who have decried rampant local "overregulation."By WILL WEISSERTaBusinessGovernment and politicsState legislatureMunicipal governmentsEnergy and the environmentState governmentsLegislationLegislatureEnergy industryIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsLocal governmentsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsTexasDentonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7271fb575924947a4bc6ecabda4e391Mon, 04 May 2015 22:36:48 GMTQ&A: A look at the big waves pounding California beacheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7de3fd3f00e4509923af1db71b98b04LOS ANGELES (AP) — Big waves have been lashing Southern California, attracting surfers and thousands of gawkers to south-facing beaches.By ALICIA CHANGaGeneral newsScienceBig wave surfingWeatherSurfingSportsCaliforniaLong BeachSan DiegoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7de3fd3f00e4509923af1db71b98b04Mon, 04 May 2015 21:32:59 GMTNuclear weapons lab worker seriously burned in accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b115399c0204cc2afa59a8129cd3ccfLOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — A Los Alamos National Laboratory employee was in critical condition Monday after being burned in an accident that also sent eight other workers at the nuclear weapons research facility to the hospital.aGeneral newsScientific research facilitiesNuclear weaponsScientific researchScienceIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAccidentsAccidents and disastersWeapons of mass destructionLos AlamosNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b115399c0204cc2afa59a8129cd3ccfMon, 04 May 2015 22:11:30 GMTNigeria's military: Battling tribal militia, not civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7749e600479b467490aa7ab8fa5e2811JOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's military is battling a dangerous tribal militia that could grow into a terrorist group in central Nigeria and denies accusations its troops have killed dozens of civilians, the Defense Ministry spokesman said Monday.By AHMED SAKAiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestNigeriaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7749e600479b467490aa7ab8fa5e2811Mon, 04 May 2015 21:00:31 GMTNY Senate boss, charged in corruption case, claims innocencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0d95af33c5d4bee83d57e68ea9e3f94NEW YORK (AP) — The leader of the New York Senate was arrested Monday on charges including extortion and soliciting bribes after investigators looking into the awarding of a $12 million contract to a company that hired his son said they captured him on wiretaps boasting of his power.By LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYSaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestExtortion and threatsPolitical resignationsPolitical corruptionState legislatureLegal proceedingsCrimeLegislaturePolitical issuesState governmentsLaw and orderNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0d95af33c5d4bee83d57e68ea9e3f94Mon, 04 May 2015 22:38:31 GMTBoxing match pops up on phones as TV habits changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b205d8d491f3492886fb1c19487b9ae1NEW YORK (AP) — It should have been a proud moment for TV: A much-hyped sports event drawing in millions of paying viewers and showcasing the clout still held by traditional media heavyweights.By TALI ARBELhtBusinessArts and entertainmentTechnologyTelevision programsEntertainmentSports mediaBoxingMen's boxingCopyrightSportsMen's sportsIntellectual propertyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b205d8d491f3492886fb1c19487b9ae1Mon, 04 May 2015 21:18:53 GMTBritish artist pokes fun at contemporary arthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdff5cb0d4a94cdeb70570cb7864081e"Playing to the Gallery: Helping Contemporary Art in its Struggle to Be Understood" (Penguin Books), by Grayson PerryBy ANN LEVINeArts and entertainmentVisual artsBooks and literatureEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdff5cb0d4a94cdeb70570cb7864081eMon, 04 May 2015 22:04:19 GMTSeattle police: No charges for man stuck in basketball hoophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9e64df26d4c4cd7ada4dfeb1a0b8fd2SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say they aren't pursuing charges against a shirtless man with a hammer who managed to get himself stuck in a basketball hoop.aGeneral newsSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9e64df26d4c4cd7ada4dfeb1a0b8fd2Mon, 04 May 2015 21:17:12 GMTBox Office Top 20: 'Avengers' sequel soars to $191.3 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fd5af1aa7234cddb687bef9c95e1791LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jam-packed sports weekend didn't stop moviegoers from trekking to theaters in droves to see the Avengers sequel, which posted a massive $191.3 million North American opening, Disney said Monday.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fd5af1aa7234cddb687bef9c95e1791Mon, 04 May 2015 22:06:46 GMTInternment art to be displayed at California museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8aa38ae9114c4aa3ae6dbe6dcec38eb4SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California museum has acquired an art collection created by Japanese Americans held in internment camps after an East Coast auction house canceled the sale of photographs and other artifacts amid protests.By KRISTIN J. BENDERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMuseumsArt museumsVisual artsWorld War IIRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelEventsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8aa38ae9114c4aa3ae6dbe6dcec38eb4Mon, 04 May 2015 21:00:43 GMTClosings set after ex-officer testifies in drug squad casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca386cd498d2469fab744843a01329aaPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Philadelphia police officer took one for the team as he sparred with a federal prosecutor on the final day of testimony in a narcotics squad corruption trial.By MARYCLAIRE DALEaGeneral newsDrug-related crimeTheftLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca386cd498d2469fab744843a01329aaMon, 04 May 2015 21:41:51 GMTPolice look into video that ACLU calls racial profilinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/687d7ab985204b79b8cd3abfd303f723DENVER (AP) — A video taken by a Colorado Springs man during a March traffic stop has gotten more than 30,000 views on YouTube and has become the subject of a Colorado Springs Police Department investigation.By DONNA BRYSONaGeneral newsAfrican-AmericansCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityColorado SpringsDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/687d7ab985204b79b8cd3abfd303f723Mon, 04 May 2015 22:58:59 GMTPolice: 3 killed Canadian tourist after Kentucky Derbyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c23b850a3384ab09057be56182a7325LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Canadian tourist in town for the Kentucky Derby was shot to death while fighting off three people who robbed him at random during a crime spree amid the festivities of the famed horse race, police said Monday.By BRUCE SCHREINER and CLAIRE GALOFAROaGeneral newsDrug-related crimeViolent crimeArrestsCrimeKentucky DerbyTheftLaw and orderEventsThoroughbred racingHorse racingSportsLouisvilleKentuckyTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c23b850a3384ab09057be56182a7325Mon, 04 May 2015 22:09:20 GMTStarboard Value says it bought 4M shares of Brink'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806d586b3bb7452b8a48a01d6fa4009bNEW YORK (AP) — Activist investment firm Starboard Value says it bought an 8.2 percent stake in armored car company Brink's, and it called the stock undervalued.fBusinessCorporate stockCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806d586b3bb7452b8a48a01d6fa4009bMon, 04 May 2015 21:56:38 GMTReunited mother, daughter seeking court recordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97895a2b65dd4facaa61ecde51f76eb1ST. LOUIS (AP) — A woman who recently reunited with her 49-year-old daughter filed a petition Monday seeking court files and adoption records that might shed light on what exactly happened in 1965 at Homer G. Phillips Hospital in St. Louis, where the mother says she was told her newborn baby was dead.By JIM SALTERaGeneral newsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsFamily issuesSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97895a2b65dd4facaa61ecde51f76eb1Mon, 04 May 2015 21:15:20 GMTGeorgia town to remove Christian flag flying over City Hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8111df24a9744c48afdd416449b789bdCOCHRAN, Ga. (AP) — Leaders of a central Georgia city say they'll remove a Christian flag flying over City Hall.aGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8111df24a9744c48afdd416449b789bdMon, 04 May 2015 22:01:42 GMTFlorida couple convicted of having sex on beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf12c305aded4c5daeea5fd04d44ffa5BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A Florida couple accused of having sex on a public beach in front of families has been found guilty by a jury.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderBradentonFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf12c305aded4c5daeea5fd04d44ffa5Mon, 04 May 2015 21:32:58 GMTAirlines bring in more money from bag, reservations feeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe74f5a311c7459fa3343a074e99a29aU.S. airlines are earning billions, and they are collecting more in fees on checked bags and reservation changes.By DAVID KOENIGfBusinessAir travelIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesTravelLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe74f5a311c7459fa3343a074e99a29aMon, 04 May 2015 22:40:07 GMT5th Circuit: 3 Mexican states cannot sue BP over 2010 spillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b189adafcfae4dd6885e8f29a7cc5ac6NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court's dismissal of a lawsuit against BP and other companies by three Mexican states over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.aBusinessGeneral newsNational courtsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureCrimeEnergy industryIndustriesLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryAccidentsAccidents and disastersMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b189adafcfae4dd6885e8f29a7cc5ac6Mon, 04 May 2015 22:36:28 GMTAccused Texas gunman well-known to FBI before attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a831bb04ed3944d0b53adbe29ad9f6d2WASHINGTON (AP) — Since at least 2007, the FBI has been able to recognize the voice of Elton Simpson — one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest featuring cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad.By EILEEN SULLIVAN, ERIC TUCKER and RYAN VAN VELZERwGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsUnited StatesTexasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a831bb04ed3944d0b53adbe29ad9f6d2Mon, 04 May 2015 22:54:02 GMTBaltimore police: Man arrested near scene of recent riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7242e3f5714460a9e692fbffbe6c208BALTIMORE (AP) — Days after riots crippled Baltimore, tensions again escalated after police said they arrested a man who appeared to be armed in a scuffle that drew a crowd of protesters who chanted "black community control the police!"By BEN NUCKOLS and DAVID DISHNEAUaGeneral newsRiotsArrestsRace and ethnicityAfrican-AmericansPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsViolent crimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7242e3f5714460a9e692fbffbe6c208Mon, 04 May 2015 21:30:18 GMTJury in Etan Patz '79 missing-boy case gets new aid: printerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc37e3972a34fa49f111434025134e0NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors in the New York murder trial involving the 1979 disappearance of 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY-tahn payts) have asked for dozens of exhibits, legal pads full of notes and a spreadsheet to organize their thoughts. And now they even have a printer to put their spreadsheet on paper.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsMissing personsLaw and orderNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc37e3972a34fa49f111434025134e0Mon, 04 May 2015 21:49:36 GMTHolcim and Lafarge will sell some assets to complete dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aacb3e0f3f9145d999729f4d93bc2563NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. antitrust regulators say Holcim and Lafarge agreed to sell assets including cement plants and transportation assets to complete their merger, which will make the world's largest cement company.aBusinessGeneral newsProduction facilitiesOwnership changesCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aacb3e0f3f9145d999729f4d93bc2563Mon, 04 May 2015 21:43:46 GMTColumn: Earnhardt back in victory lane and happier than everhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6f8d1b633d74d91b38a624ff2af7888CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was a nearly five-year period for Dale Earnhardt Jr. when being a famous race car driver wasn't all glitz and glamour.By JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARTalladegaCharlotteNorth CarolinaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6f8d1b633d74d91b38a624ff2af7888Mon, 04 May 2015 21:27:49 GMT