FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 22 May 2015 15:07:48 -0700Man competent for trial in hammer deaths of dad, 87, mom, 85http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b934cd0ef1d4489ab3a4a377ee0bbd5ePONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit man with a history of mental illness who is accused of beating his 87-year-old father and 85-year-old mother to death with a hammer has been found competent to stand trial.aGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPontiacDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b934cd0ef1d4489ab3a4a377ee0bbd5eFri, 22 May 2015 21:57:11 GMTNY judge: Release testimony by Rosenberg brother in spy casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dff071c7c6a540719340f10a33166b07NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has ordered the unsealing of key grand jury testimony from 1950 that may give new fuel to suspicions that Ethel Rosenberg was unjustly convicted of espionage and put to death for conspiring to give nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union.By LARRY NEUMEISTERaGeneral newsEspionageLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dff071c7c6a540719340f10a33166b07Fri, 22 May 2015 21:39:37 GMTHow the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c13dcc9a17a146b2b94b9c9e50fea351The stock market capped a quiet week of trading on a down note on Friday. Major indexes fell from the start as oil drillers and other energy-related companies followed oil prices lower. Stocks spent much of the rest of the day drifting between losses and gains as investors considered a mixed bag corporate earnings and a slight increase in inflation.By The Associated PressfBusinessStock marketsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c13dcc9a17a146b2b94b9c9e50fea351Fri, 22 May 2015 21:28:53 GMTUS gov't to review mystery of slow 1st quarter growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b358c552158448ddac8eb53e9ef33020WASHINGTON (AP) — There's something strange about the U.S. economy in the first three months of every year: It frequently grows at a much slower pace than in the other nine months.By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsEconomic growthEconomyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b358c552158448ddac8eb53e9ef33020Fri, 22 May 2015 21:47:39 GMTPolice release surveillance video in shooting investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a63700ad8595446daedc4b6cffd3529eOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Law enforcement officials on Friday released surveillance video from a grocery store that is part of an investigation of an officer-involved shooting that wounded two men who were suspected of trying to steal beer.By RACHEL LA CORTEaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsWashingtonOlympiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a63700ad8595446daedc4b6cffd3529eFri, 22 May 2015 21:57:06 GMTPolice: Man sought in death of woman kept in box likely nearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821ce335df934fa5970f50c4a4ca9627SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — A man suspected of killing a former girlfriend and her teenage son, weeks after he was charged with restricting her to a crate in their western Missouri home, is likely still near his hometown, authorities said Friday.aGeneral newsKidnappingHostage situationsCrimeCriminal investigationsViolent crimeLaw and orderSedaliaMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/821ce335df934fa5970f50c4a4ca9627Fri, 22 May 2015 21:23:05 GMTAttack victim to testify pretrial in missing student casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abdf9329cded4dc6815214c543f27b59FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A woman who was attacked in a 2005 case that authorities have linked to the death of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham will testify at a pretrial hearing next month.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abdf9329cded4dc6815214c543f27b59Fri, 22 May 2015 21:51:24 GMTRegulators order pipeline testing, other steps after spillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e20e9f35f44f13bcf5e6bfa6b79423LOS ANGELES (AP) — The company responsible for a pipeline that spilled thousands of gallons of oil along the California coast was ordered to take a series of steps before it can restart the line, federal regulators said Friday.By BRIAN MELLEYaBusinessGeneral newsScienceSmall businessCoastlines and beachesGovernment regulationsEnergy industryIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAccidentsAccidents and disastersCaliforniaSanta BarbaraUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e20e9f35f44f13bcf5e6bfa6b79423Fri, 22 May 2015 20:48:14 GMTUS, Cuba close round of talks with no embassy announcementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85fee2d91e2e46d6a1ee9a984b7bd0eeWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Cuba still have no agreement on re-establishing embassies.By BRADLEY KLAPPERwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsEmbassiesRestoring U.S.-Cuba diplomatic relationsDiplomacyInternational relationsEventsCubaUnited StatesCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85fee2d91e2e46d6a1ee9a984b7bd0eeFri, 22 May 2015 20:55:07 GMTTuk-tuk taxi maker aims to make inroads in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4a3e4c9232547dd9b94d96d6b91a3e4DENVER (AP) — They're ubiquitous in Asia, swarming the bustling streets of Bangkok, New Delhi and Beijing.By THOMAS PEIPERTaBusinessGeneral newsTransportationState legislatureProducts and servicesCorporate newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesLegislatureGovernment and politicsState governmentsDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4a3e4c9232547dd9b94d96d6b91a3e4Fri, 22 May 2015 20:44:15 GMTUnpublished Orson Welles draft memoir donated to universityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c99df2e9155f481b9440172ab2d97595ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan says a "very raw draft" of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined its archives on the trailblazing filmmaker.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityAnn ArborMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c99df2e9155f481b9440172ab2d97595Fri, 22 May 2015 20:39:18 GMTAttorneys: Probe faults truck driver in fatal bus collisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd8efd055944fff949e719a14ca7850LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorneys for victims' families say the California Highway Patrol has faulted a truck driver for a fiery head-on collision with a bus carrying high school students to a college visit.By AMANDA LEE MYERS and FENIT NIRAPPILaGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaSacramentohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd8efd055944fff949e719a14ca7850Fri, 22 May 2015 21:54:59 GMT19 long-dead Oregon hospital patients get military honorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77aad50addc641e5849150aae89130b8PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — They served in the Civil War, the Indian Wars, the Spanish-American War and World War I — but for decades, their ashes and those of thousands of others lay abandoned in corroded urns in an outbuilding at Oregon's state psychiatric hospital.By GOSIA WOZNIACKAaGeneral newsLifestyleMilitary facilitiesVeteransObituariesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77aad50addc641e5849150aae89130b8Fri, 22 May 2015 21:22:50 GMTTarget settlement with MasterCard fails to get bank supporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5d9fab741c3407eb0de43d3d13022d5NEW YORK (AP) — A $19 million deal between Target and MasterCard to settle lawsuits stemming from the retailer's massive pre-Christmas 2013 data breach has been scrapped, because it failed to get enough support from the affected banks and credit unions.By BREE FOWLERhtBusinessGeneral newsComputer and data securityFinancial servicesIndustriesLegal proceedingsLaw and orderComputing and information technologyTechnologyIndustrial products and servicesConsumer products and serviceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5d9fab741c3407eb0de43d3d13022d5Fri, 22 May 2015 21:40:57 GMTDentist accused of running 'house of horrors' agrees to quithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc5a1c71d6954a3582de60f449a6b78eST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida children's dentist accused of running a "house of horrors" that included performing surgical procedures without anesthetic agreed late Friday to stop practicing medicine.By JASON DEARENaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsMedical malpracticeLaw and orderHealth issuesHealthGovernment-funded health insuranceGovernment programsGovernment and politicsSt. AugustineJacksonvilleFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc5a1c71d6954a3582de60f449a6b78eFri, 22 May 2015 21:22:56 GMTIllinois mom takes son's place at graduation after he dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd47d4c7a4b1457880934fc8429c30c7CALUMET CITY, Ill. (AP) — The mother of a suburban Chicago teenager killed in a drunken-driving crash less than a week before his high school graduation took his place at the ceremony, wearing his cap and gown.aGeneral newsAccidentsReckless endangermentCrimeAccidents and disastersChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd47d4c7a4b1457880934fc8429c30c7Fri, 22 May 2015 20:45:29 GMTMan convicted in death of Chandra Levy expected to get new trial after year of legal wranglinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2d25940247a47ec8408d527219b1b7fWASHINGTON (AP) — Man convicted in death of Chandra Levy expected to get new trial after year of legal wrangling.wGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2d25940247a47ec8408d527219b1b7fFri, 22 May 2015 21:31:55 GMTWoman found pushing dead 3-year-old son in swinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66f1efe93c554fb58aa7b6cb0a47316eLA PLATA, Md. (AP) — A woman was found in a Maryland park pushing her dead toddler in a swing, and authorities say she may have been there all night.aGeneral newsMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66f1efe93c554fb58aa7b6cb0a47316eFri, 22 May 2015 21:05:28 GMTUnpublished Orson Welles draft memoir obtained by universityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/828d993c8b1b4eac918a8f24a7b49931ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan says a "very raw draft" of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined its archives on the trailblazing filmmaker.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityAnn ArborMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/828d993c8b1b4eac918a8f24a7b49931Fri, 22 May 2015 21:34:15 GMTTLC pulls Duggar family series amid misconduct reportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69bf5f2fd9d141f19959d8ab16c1a311LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — TLC pulled the reality series "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule on Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual misconduct allegations against one of the stars, Josh Duggar, stemming from when he was a juvenile.By ALLEN REEDaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentArkansasSpringdaleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69bf5f2fd9d141f19959d8ab16c1a311Fri, 22 May 2015 21:32:33 GMTSenate tweaks health law to boost specialized carehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97a1d5342af64f90a45ff5a0e6089bb6WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has passed a bill further expanding a law giving veterans easier access to federally paid medical care from private doctors.By MATTHEW DALYwHealthGovernment and politicsVeteransLegislatureIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsMilitary affairsMilitary and defenseLegislationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97a1d5342af64f90a45ff5a0e6089bb6Fri, 22 May 2015 21:30:29 GMTFederal data: As oil production soars, so do pipeline leakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b1ed244a517401586bf76c1421ce99bThe oil pipeline leak that fouled a stretch of California coastline this week reflects a troubling trend in the nation's infrastructure: As U.S. oil production has soared, so has the number of pipeline accidents.By HENRY C. JACKSON and DAVID A. LIEBaBusinessGeneral newsEnergy industryGovernment regulationsEnergy and the environmentGovernment information leaksIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAccidentsAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesPolitical issuesUnited StatesCaliforniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b1ed244a517401586bf76c1421ce99bFri, 22 May 2015 21:28:40 GMTWisconsin hunters could wear pink under legislative proposalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/841448155e064d6195d0f26a953730a6MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Real men — and women — could wear pink in Wisconsin's woods if a group of lawmakers get their way.By TODD RICHMONDaGeneral newsLifestyleFashionBeauty and fashionFiresState legislatureGovernment and politicsAccidents and disastersLegislatureState governmentsLegislationWisconsinMadisonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/841448155e064d6195d0f26a953730a6Fri, 22 May 2015 21:30:04 GMTClinton received sensitive info on private email accounthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7801b14ee9a949b5a650f1d016cfeef4WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private email account about the deadly attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi that was later classified "secret" at the request of the FBI, according to documents released Friday, underscoring lingering questions about how responsibly she handled sensitive information on a home server.By LISA LERER, MATTHEW LEE and JACK GILLUMhtGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsDiplomacyIntelligence agenciesInternational relationsInternet technologyComputing and information technologyTechnologyCommunication technologyInformation technologyIndustriesBusinessPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsMilitary and defenseLibyaUnited StatesNorth AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7801b14ee9a949b5a650f1d016cfeef4Fri, 22 May 2015 21:33:30 GMTGuest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fa50c820dfd443db4dca2f580f649b8WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:eArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsNews mediaMediaTelevisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fa50c820dfd443db4dca2f580f649b8Fri, 22 May 2015 20:35:40 GMTCorrection: Earns-Liberty Media storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad490e4e0e5f4734ab10d81b35477193ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — In a story May 8 about Liberty Media's earnings -- generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research -- the Associated Press reported erroneously the company's stock performance over the last 12 months. At that time, Liberty Media shares had risen 10.6 percent over the last 12 months.fBusinessMediaFinancial performanceCorporate newsColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad490e4e0e5f4734ab10d81b35477193Fri, 22 May 2015 21:47:01 GMTVenice officials shut down mosque-inside-church art exhibithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee0bce1c6d714a9587e35d28c8c1cbf3MILAN (AP) — Authorities in Venice on Friday closed a working mosque in an ex-church that was Iceland's contribution to the 56th Venice Biennale contemporary art fair on the grounds that it was being improperly used as a place of worship.By COLLEEN BARRYiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsVisual artsItalyIcelandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee0bce1c6d714a9587e35d28c8c1cbf3Fri, 22 May 2015 20:39:15 GMTPirates star McCutchen laughs off leaked pay stubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d72d1d58226544e0a301d71e1995ffbdPITTSBURGH (AP) — Good thing Andrew McCutchen has direct deposit.By WILL GRAVESsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment and politicsNational governmentsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d72d1d58226544e0a301d71e1995ffbdFri, 22 May 2015 21:52:26 GMTRockefeller makes rare appearance ahead of 100th birthdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8724a946199d477f874caedbce0e817eMOUNT DESERT, Maine (AP) — David Rockefeller has made a rare public appearance ahead of his 100th birthday.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsCelebrityEntertainmentMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8724a946199d477f874caedbce0e817eFri, 22 May 2015 20:32:20 GMTNew trial expected for man convicted in Chandra Levy deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4f7a5bda09a426484241ab08002c649WASHINGTON (AP) — A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys withdrew their opposition to one.By JESSICA GRESKOwGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4f7a5bda09a426484241ab08002c649Fri, 22 May 2015 21:33:30 GMTAfter week in jail, Florida mom agrees to son's circumcisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3b01b9637b344b7a50dd1f6f5a27d4bDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman's yearslong battle with her child's father over the boy's circumcision ended Friday after she agreed to the procedure in exchange for her release from jail.By MATT SEDENSKYaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCircumcisionLaw and orderMen's healthHealthFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3b01b9637b344b7a50dd1f6f5a27d4bFri, 22 May 2015 21:26:13 GMTRecalls this week: booster seats, gas ranges, crossbowshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa51e67640de423c9a8af903f3d61c6bA line of children's booster seats with potentially faulty safety straps are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include several types of gas ranges with defects that can cause burn or fire hazards.By The Associated PressfBusinessLifestylePersonal financeFiresSnakesExerciseProducts and servicesCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAccidents and disastersGeneral newsReptilesAnimalsDiet and exerciseUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa51e67640de423c9a8af903f3d61c6bFri, 22 May 2015 20:46:55 GMTPrivate equity fund buying Cincinnati-based Frisch'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96dda48f0dff4f8c8bfe0443e94fc70bCINCINNATI (AP) — Frisch's Big Boy restaurants are being sold to a private equity fund, the company announced Friday, ending family operation of the Cincinnati-based chain that dates to a 1939 drive-thru.By DAN SEWELLfBusinessConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCorporate stockCorporate newsFinancial servicesCincinnatiOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96dda48f0dff4f8c8bfe0443e94fc70bFri, 22 May 2015 20:37:57 GMTMaine man who ran over mother sentenced to 5 years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4f104dbc7924dde8deb78b38fd6609dALFRED, Maine (AP) — A pickup truck driver who ran over his mother during an argument in Maine is going to prison for five years.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4f104dbc7924dde8deb78b38fd6609dFri, 22 May 2015 21:57:27 GMTWest Coast dockworkers union ratifies 5-year contracthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84274f82f9454499a94b7d3df0ec583bLOS ANGELES (AP) — The labor dispute that hobbled international trade through West Coast seaports earlier this year is officially over.By JUSTIN PRITCHARDaBusinessGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84274f82f9454499a94b7d3df0ec583bFri, 22 May 2015 20:42:17 GMTUS stocks fall slightly on lower oil, mixed earnings newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c153667ac9a44bb285633403aca5ee4fNEW YORK (AP) — The stock market capped a quiet week of trading on a down note.By BERNARD CONDONaBusinessGeneral newsPricesEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsCommodity marketsEnergy industryIndustriesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c153667ac9a44bb285633403aca5ee4fFri, 22 May 2015 21:43:24 GMTSenate approves deal to avert construction halt at Denver VAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe43ef75d6fa4ca19b3ecf963d303e52DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Senate has approved a last-minute deal to avoid a construction shutdown at a troubled veterans hospital outside Denver.By DAN ELLIOTTaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsVeteransLegislatureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesMilitary affairsMilitary and defenseIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsHealth care industryDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth AmericaAurorahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe43ef75d6fa4ca19b3ecf963d303e52Fri, 22 May 2015 21:07:40 GMTCruise ship that ran aground near Bermuda returns to Bostonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b7a96f725e47899e904dd0e1231eaaBOSTON (AP) — Passengers on a cruise ship that ran aground on a reef near Bermuda during a seven-day vacation shrugged their shoulders and said the mishap was no big deal as they disembarked Friday.By RODRIQUE NGOWItTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b7a96f725e47899e904dd0e1231eaaFri, 22 May 2015 20:50:44 GMTIslamic State loyalists claim Saudi mosque attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6173fe2809b249349f67afd6364f34b7RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A suicide bomber unleashed a blast in a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia as worshippers commemorated the birth of a revered saint, killing at least 21people and wounding dozens more in the deadliest attack seen in the kingdom in more than a decade. Loyalists of the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the bombing.By ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI and AYA BATRAWYiGeneral newsReligious strifeMilitant groupsBombingsWar and unrestInternational relationsCrimeReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesTerrorismGovernment and politicsSaudi ArabiaRiyadhSyriaMiddle EastIranYemenIraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6173fe2809b249349f67afd6364f34b7Fri, 22 May 2015 20:33:00 GMTQuestions about safety hover over 99th Indianapolis 500http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f48ced9fac204659b01bdd78544b8f1eINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — They call the Indianapolis 500 "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing" for its high speeds, rich history, enormous crowd and the take-your-breath-away competition.By JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingAthlete injuriesIndyCarIndianapolis 500Consumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAthlete healthEventsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f48ced9fac204659b01bdd78544b8f1eFri, 22 May 2015 21:54:13 GMTDeere, Expedia are big market movershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afefef5c0b59463c914a908727f8876aNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:fFinancial performanceCorporate newsBusinessConsumer products and servicesIndustriesIndustrial products and serviceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afefef5c0b59463c914a908727f8876aFri, 22 May 2015 20:58:43 GMTCurrency tumbles as Venezuelans look to unload bolivarshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99c5709fe773446fb7b6915f174bf36fCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A staggering plunge in the free-market value of Venezuelan currency sent people scrambling to sell off their depreciating bolivars Friday.By HANNAH DREIERiBusinessGeneral newsVenezuelaColombiaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99c5709fe773446fb7b6915f174bf36fFri, 22 May 2015 21:08:39 GMTTimeline: Key steps among companies in animal welfarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8438b3221a0449beb823f0545f81fb1fMajor animal-welfare moves announced by food and retail companies since 2012:By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOfBusinessAnimal welfareGovernment welfare systemsSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAgricultureMedicationDiagnosis and treatmentHealthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8438b3221a0449beb823f0545f81fb1fFri, 22 May 2015 21:19:01 GMTCartel surveillance cameras found in Mexican border cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8bb008a629c4e909a070e9ecca505c3CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas have seized 39 surveillance cameras set up by a drug cartel in the city of Reynosa across the border from Texas.iGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimeOrganized crimeMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanVictoriaTexasUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8bb008a629c4e909a070e9ecca505c3Fri, 22 May 2015 20:51:12 GMTOfficial: Seattle Shell protests caused environmental damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96e089560c02498b9400d0f38b2744f8SEATTLE (AP) — An official with Washington state's Department of Natural Resources says Seattle activists protesting Shell's plans to drill for oil in the Arctic did some environmental damage to a popular dive park.aBusinessGeneral newsScienceProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestArcticSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96e089560c02498b9400d0f38b2744f8Fri, 22 May 2015 21:23:25 GMTAP sources: Goodell will not recuse self from Brady appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff26d131664b4647bb48adb6ad0feb12NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell will hear Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal.By BARRY WILNERaGeneral newsSportsSports transactionsProfessional footballMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff26d131664b4647bb48adb6ad0feb12Fri, 22 May 2015 21:47:22 GMTIS militants purge Syrian town of Assad loyalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c3ea2fe256946de9813f531f14f6a38BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State group militants hunted down Syrian government troops and loyalists in the newly captured town of Palmyra, shooting or beheading them in public as a warning, and imposing their strict interpretation of Islam, activists said Friday.By SARAH EL DEEB and BASSEM MROUEiGeneral newsDiplomacyMilitant groupsWar and unrestCivil warsGovernment and politicsPolitical activismKidnappingTribal governmentsInternational relationsPolitical issuesCrimeSyriaIraqIranDamascusMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c3ea2fe256946de9813f531f14f6a38Fri, 22 May 2015 20:57:17 GMTSenators sing blues over impasse; GOP hopefuls stuck in DChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4984de3ddf148bc84b6ead3e0b3bac7WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators are singing the blues over an impasse that's keeping some of them off the presidential campaign trail, away from overseas trips and waiting for the Memorial Day break to begin.wGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical partiesPolitical organizationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4984de3ddf148bc84b6ead3e0b3bac7Fri, 22 May 2015 21:02:12 GMTA closer look at Clinton email censored prior to its releasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62222bcb7218469f9bed6b74d834c2f3WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the several hundred Hillary Rodham Clinton emails released Friday is a message, sent to the then-secretary of state, that the FBI asked be redacted before it was made public.By LISA LERER and MATTHEW LEEwGovernment and politicsLibyaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62222bcb7218469f9bed6b74d834c2f3Fri, 22 May 2015 20:48:50 GMTBush, Christie rise in defense of Patriot Acthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65446157594c40fd861dc94d9ac25cd3OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republican presidential contenders Jeb Bush and Chris Christie heartily endorsed the Patriot Act on Friday and mocked those who deride the intelligence overhaul passed after the Sept. 11 attacks as an encroachment on civil liberties.By BILL BARROW and THOMAS BEAUMONTpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsHuman rights and civil libertiesCivil rights violations2016 United States Presidential ElectionIntelligence agenciesState governmentsNational securityPolitical partiesSocial issuesSocial affairsCrimeGeneral newsNational electionsElectionsDefense policyMilitary and defenseGovernment policyPolitical organizationsOklahomaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65446157594c40fd861dc94d9ac25cd3Fri, 22 May 2015 21:48:53 GMT