FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:51:20 -0700In post-quake aid rush, Nepal neighbors jockey for positionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b94d66d5c6134cfa84189d1f74b98dadBEIJING (AP) — Wedged between the two rising Asian powers of China and India, landlocked Nepal watched rescuers and offers of help pour in from both sides within hours of an earthquake that killed more than 4,000 people.By DIDI TANGiGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsEmergency managementEconomyGovernment and politicsEventsAccidents and disastersBusinessNatural disastersNepalIndiaChinaTibetKathmanduSouth AsiaPakistanBeijingEast AsiaAsiaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b94d66d5c6134cfa84189d1f74b98dadTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:32:59 GMTOfficial: Massive building on fire related to riots; was under constructionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63821a0480634aa8a23c86ffe32182c9BALTIMORE (AP) — Official: Massive building on fire related to riots; was under construction.aGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63821a0480634aa8a23c86ffe32182c9Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:31:04 GMTPolice: 15 officers have been injured in Baltimore riot, 2 still in hospital; 2 dozen arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec95f0ccaf64992969f6c25ddc7a75bBALTIMORE (AP) — Police: 15 officers have been injured in Baltimore riot, 2 still in hospital; 2 dozen arrested.aGeneral newsRiotsArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec95f0ccaf64992969f6c25ddc7a75bTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:14:16 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Guard was 'last resort'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37788769b2974ea0b6054d29e63e81528:55 a.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsArsonCriminal investigationsSocial mediaFunerals and memorial servicesCrimeAfrican-AmericansProtests and demonstrationsRace and ethnicityMunicipal governmentsState governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical and civil unrestFiresAccidents and disastersLaw and orderOnline mediaMediaSocial issuesSocial affairsLocal governmentsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37788769b2974ea0b6054d29e63e8152Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:01:14 GMTFederal board declines request to reopen Buddy Holly crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f77f0679c3a4c4ba4c07b9e0f215ce8CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board has declined a request to reopen the investigation of the Iowa plane crash that killed musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson.aGeneral newsCelebrityAccidentsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentAccidents and disastersTransportationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f77f0679c3a4c4ba4c07b9e0f215ce8Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:10:46 GMTMan shot to death by federal agent in Detroithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd833ffa60f74d61a5b0f5389c74a2fdDETROIT (AP) — A 20-year-old man was shot to death Monday by a federal agent serving a warrant at a west side Detroit home.aGeneral newsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriViolent crimeCrimeEventsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd833ffa60f74d61a5b0f5389c74a2fdTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:46:14 GMTLatest on police-custody death: 15 officers hurt in riothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c6fbf242814ad1a3ce2cb0da496c948:15 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsArsonCriminal investigationsSocial mediaPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaCrimeAfrican-AmericansProtests and demonstrationsRace and ethnicityMunicipal governmentsState governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderFiresAccidents and disastersViolent crimeOnline mediaMediaEventsSocial issuesSocial affairsLocal governmentsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78c6fbf242814ad1a3ce2cb0da496c94Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:20:02 GMTElderly victim testifies in 1st Jamaican lottery scam casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16fa3142620b4900b407ff058c12c5e6BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An elderly widow from North Dakota who authorities say was among dozens of victims of a Jamaican lottery scam told jurors in federal court she lost about $300,000 and borrowed against her insurance policy with the hopes of collecting $19 million to help her family.By DAVE KOLPACKaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderJamaicaNorth DakotaCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16fa3142620b4900b407ff058c12c5e6Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:06:32 GMTCalifornia teen confesses to fatally stabbing 9-year-old boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d934fae44218490cb9884bfaa61a7644DISCOVERY BAY, Calif. (AP) — A newspaper says a Northern California teenager has confessed to stabbing to death a 9-year-old boy.aGeneral newsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d934fae44218490cb9884bfaa61a7644Mon, 27 Apr 2015 23:22:30 GMTMurphy's 3-run homer in 9th lifts Mets over Marlins 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81cf675e5d1949f2b1511bb49b765068MIAMI (AP) — Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer with one out in the ninth inning, and the New York Mets snapped the Miami Marlins' five-game winning streak with a 3-1 comeback victory Monday night.By STEVEN WINEsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMiamiNew York CityFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81cf675e5d1949f2b1511bb49b765068Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:31:12 GMTGordon, Moustakas, Royals keep Kluber winless, beat Indianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecb17cda2fa84e7e861e15a128483d83CLEVELAND (AP) — Alex Gordon, Mike Moustakas and the Kansas City Royals kept AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber winless this season, beating the Cleveland Indians 6-2 Monday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecb17cda2fa84e7e861e15a128483d83Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:52:28 GMTAP PHOTOS: Riots hit Baltimore after Freddie Gray funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e69ac992c674dbfa646a8ef1edece4eBALTIMORE (AP) — A CVS store set ablaze. People looting shops and hurling rocks and bricks at police. The smell of burned rubber in one neighborhood where youths looted a liquor store.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsFunerals and memorial servicesPolitical and civil unrestFiresAccidents and disastersBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e69ac992c674dbfa646a8ef1edece4eTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:42:10 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Lynch condemns riothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/540211d8eb734d74a0f5d8270727c13e9:20 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsArsonCriminal investigationsSocial mediaFunerals and memorial servicesCrimeAfrican-AmericansProtests and demonstrationsRace and ethnicityHuman rights and civil libertiesMunicipal governmentsState governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderFiresAccidents and disastersOnline mediaMediaSocial issuesSocial affairsLocal governmentsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/540211d8eb734d74a0f5d8270727c13eTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:23:33 GMTBaltimore mayor imposing curfew, says 'thugs' trying to tear down city, incite violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6476ff129ae44c8b9fe931cfce10245bBALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore mayor imposing curfew, says 'thugs' trying to tear down city, incite violence.aGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6476ff129ae44c8b9fe931cfce10245bTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:01:31 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Mayor imposing curfewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26081359e4e2492eaceedcf2dc8730208 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesRiotsArsonCriminal investigationsSocial mediaPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaCrimeAfrican-AmericansProtests and demonstrationsRace and ethnicityMunicipal governmentsState governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPolicePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderFiresAccidents and disastersViolent crimeOnline mediaMediaEventsSocial issuesSocial affairsLocal governmentsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26081359e4e2492eaceedcf2dc873020Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:09:47 GMTRiot, looting prompt state of emergency, curfew in Baltimorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0b34212f0aa4597a71f36b2314086efBALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died from a severe spinal injury he suffered in police custody.By TOM FOREMAN Jr. and AMANDA LEE MYERSaGeneral newsRiotsFunerals and memorial servicesAfrican-AmericansArrestsMunicipal governmentsHuman rights and civil libertiesState governmentsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeLocal governmentsSocial issuesSocial affairsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0b34212f0aa4597a71f36b2314086efTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:56:34 GMTJohnson scores 2, Lightning beat Detroit 5-2 to force Game 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f8bd85ae35240d8a949f17e20e8451cDETROIT (AP) — Tyler Johnson scored two goals in his latest stellar performance and the Tampa Bay Lightning held on for a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Monday night, forcing a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series.By NOAH TRISTERsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f8bd85ae35240d8a949f17e20e8451cTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:57:06 GMTPacquiao, Roach scheme on plan for Mayweather's defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b11da1e0542341b9a036512496b8f11fLOS ANGELES (AP) — Manny Pacquiao and trainer Freddie Roach have spent the past two months trying to solve the biggest puzzle in modern boxing.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsMen's boxingBoxingMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b11da1e0542341b9a036512496b8f11fTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:06:47 GMTDodgers pitcher McCarthy out for season with elbow injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a39c96c10589447da103584503710bd2LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season with a torn elbow ligament, creating a hole in the middle of the rotation for a Los Angeles team with World Series aspirations.By JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a39c96c10589447da103584503710bd2Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:12:27 GMTPop star Mariah Carey to make grand entrance for Vegas showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bafb7d46bd7545f2a2f406215933c6d9LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mariah Carey is getting ready to make a grand entrance to celebrate her Las Vegas Strip debut that will bring her chart-topping hits to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bafb7d46bd7545f2a2f406215933c6d9Mon, 27 Apr 2015 23:32:34 GMTMiller says he will plead guilty in Jewish site shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/916e8b543bd74a3cb43e7ec47ac5b2a0KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A white supremacist accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas says he plans to plead guilty to capital murder to avoid a lengthy trial because of his failing health.By BILL DRAPERaGeneral newsReligious strifeViolent crimeCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityKansasMissouriUnited StatesKansas CityNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/916e8b543bd74a3cb43e7ec47ac5b2a0Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:07:01 GMTTruckers strike at huge seaport complex; impact minimalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84396e60b3e442fb869137f308b82843LOS ANGELES (AP) — Truck drivers who haul goods from docks at the nation's busiest seaport complex walked off the job Monday in a dispute over their earnings and employment status, but port officials said the impact on international commerce appeared to be minimal.By CHRISTOPHER WEBERaBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessStrikesIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84396e60b3e442fb869137f308b82843Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:30:57 GMTBurnt macaroni and cheese forces evacuation at Iowa Capitolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de19e1d5e376445c87572de077162b22DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A burnt bowl of macaroni and cheese forced a brief evacuation at the Iowa Capitol.aOdditiesGovernment and politicsEvacuationsGeneral newsIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de19e1d5e376445c87572de077162b22Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:02:55 GMTFirefighter arrested for 3 slayings in 15-year-old cold casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02eb5d8437c943acbb1bc2f046b6f6c3TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — While David Watson was rising through the ranks at the Tucson Fire Department, authorities working to solve three cold-case murders had him in mind as their main suspect.By ASTRID GALVANaGeneral newsViolent crimeJuvenile crimeCrimeArrestsLaw and orderTucsonArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02eb5d8437c943acbb1bc2f046b6f6c3Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:35:39 GMTCollege football player to be bone marrow donor for infanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67844e2df24f4d819a1993a71ddd254bMACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A Western Illinois University linebacker soon will give an infant suffering from a rare immune disorder a precious gift in the game of life — a bone marrow transplant.aGeneral newsSportsCollege footballOrgan donationCollege sportsFootballHealth issuesHealthMacombIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67844e2df24f4d819a1993a71ddd254bTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:07:45 GMTFilmmaker among 4 Americans killed on Everesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faf042727d2e4e6f9b0b5db65865e57cA documentary filmmaker from Colorado was among four Americans killed in a Mount Everest avalanche triggered by the earthquake that shook Nepal.By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOSaGeneral newsGovernment and politics2015 Nepal earthquakeNatural disastersAccidents and disastersDocumentariesMountainsMoviesEventsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faf042727d2e4e6f9b0b5db65865e57cMon, 27 Apr 2015 23:44:00 GMTRiot erupts after funeral for man hurt in police custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97bfbe6348644626843cc62afe083187BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died from a severe spinal injury he suffered in police custody.By TOM FOREMAN Jr. and AMANDA LEE MYERSaGeneral newsRiotsFunerals and memorial servicesAfrican-AmericansArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97bfbe6348644626843cc62afe083187Mon, 27 Apr 2015 23:41:23 GMTHawaii fertility law leaves out singles, same-sex coupleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/728a2295b0f0409da96eb3d5640136c7HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii is one of a handful of states that requires insurance companies to cover fertility treatment through in vitro fertilization.By CATHY BUSSEWITZaGeneral newsSexual and reproductive healthState legislatureHealthCouplesRelationshipsLifestyleLegislatureGovernment and politicsState governmentsHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/728a2295b0f0409da96eb3d5640136c7Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:47:13 GMTUS court upholds Chicago suburb's assault weapons banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc6060aea5d847868fb1bed9fe577d92CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. appeals court Monday upheld a Chicago suburb's assault weapons ban that had become a focus in the statewide debate over gun control, though a dissenting judge sharply criticized the majority opinion.By MICHAEL TARMaGeneral newsWeapons laws and regulationsGun politicsNational courtsConstitutionsState legislatureGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsPolitical issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryLegislatureState governmentsIllinoisUnited StatesChicagoNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc6060aea5d847868fb1bed9fe577d92Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:23:10 GMTRand Paul faces tough questions from Orthodox Jewish crowdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f5dfaa0dd1480cb0c8497ef21d18f9NEW YORK (AP) — Looking to woo New York's Orthodox Jewish community, Republican presidential contender Rand Paul faced tough questions Monday about his support for Israel and his approach to foreign policy in the Middle East.By JILL COLVINpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsForeign aidLegislatureForeign policyInternational relationsPolitical partiesJudaismReligionSocial affairsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsGovernment policyPolitical organizationsPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsIsraelUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92f5dfaa0dd1480cb0c8497ef21d18f9Mon, 27 Apr 2015 23:31:34 GMTTiny California tribe turns to adoption to boost revenuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b981394e5e4eb899b6194ff908d1b1ALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A tiny, casino-owning Native American tribe in Northern California has pursued an unusual strategy to boost revenue: Adoption.aGeneral newsNative AmericansConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b981394e5e4eb899b6194ff908d1b1Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:43:47 GMTNWS: At least 8 tornadoes touched down in Texas Sundayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/444427237e3d4a8ea44bea182f1370c3DALLAS (AP) — A band of tornadoes that swept across parts of rural Texas over the weekend flattened buildings, tore the roofs off other structures and forced people to rush for shelter, the National Weather Service said Monday.aGeneral newsWeatherStormsTornadoesNatural disastersAccidents and disastersTexasStephenvilleWaxahachieDallasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/444427237e3d4a8ea44bea182f1370c3Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:23:31 GMTThe Latest: Courthouse empties after Day 1 of Holmes trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5097f403732448dab62b0f766433c6185:55 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeCourtsLaw and orderLegislationLegislatureGovernment and politicsJudiciaryColoradoDenverAuroraUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5097f403732448dab62b0f766433c618Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:12:18 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Marchers take to streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c976cd2122ce44f2b1c2835e06eeabdf8:30 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsArsonCriminal investigationsSocial mediaFunerals and memorial servicesAfrican-AmericansCrimeProtests and demonstrationsRace and ethnicityMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderFiresAccidents and disastersOnline mediaMediaSocial issuesSocial affairsLocal governmentsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c976cd2122ce44f2b1c2835e06eeabdfTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:33:37 GMTDead infant found on Ohio university campus was born alivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e125b93978b0415cbd7882e62bedd6c0NEW CONCORD, Ohio (AP) — A coroner says a newborn baby found dead on the campus of an eastern Ohio university last week was born alive and died from asphyxiation.aGeneral newsHigher educationEducationSocial affairsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e125b93978b0415cbd7882e62bedd6c0Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:23:22 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Massive fire related to riothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc983e72e5844de995a6a2eec19dadd9:30 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsArsonCriminal investigationsSocial mediaFunerals and memorial servicesCrimeAfrican-AmericansRace and ethnicityProtests and demonstrationsMunicipal governmentsHigher educationHuman rights and civil libertiesState governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical and civil unrestFiresAccidents and disastersLaw and orderOnline mediaMediaSocial issuesSocial affairsAccidentsLocal governmentsEducationBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bc983e72e5844de995a6a2eec19daddTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:38:00 GMTMaryland governor says activating National Guard was 'last resort' to end violence, lootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/471e2462a5bb48b5a2fc04507ef2e68fBALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland governor says activating National Guard was 'last resort' to end violence, looting.aGeneral newsState governmentsGovernment and politicsMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/471e2462a5bb48b5a2fc04507ef2e68fTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:51:32 GMTPennsylvania top court reinstates monsignor's convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8820e5c5e4f4b6a97af605ad2589d59PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The state's highest court on Monday reinstated the landmark child-endangerment conviction of a Roman Catholic monsignor who was the first U.S. church official ever prosecuted over his handling of sex abuse complaints.By MARYCLAIRE DALEaGeneral newsCrimeCrimes against childrenViolent crimeReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesChristianityCourtsJudiciaryGovernment and politicsState governmentsHuman welfarePhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8820e5c5e4f4b6a97af605ad2589d59Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:32:51 GMT'Batman' trial tries to look inside Colorado shooter's mindhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f03a350bae414d41bba72b2fdf7cfe0cCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Two versions of the unstable mind of James Holmes were presented to a jury Monday as lawyers revealed many more details about his conversion from a promising grad student to a gunman capable of opening fire on hundreds of unsuspecting moviegoers at a "Batman" premiere.By SADIE GURMANaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f03a350bae414d41bba72b2fdf7cfe0cTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:53:56 GMTBetts lifts Red Sox to 6-5 win over Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d92d740e16040a8afccc9fc37b1b804BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts hit a game-ending RBI single to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 6-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.By KEN POWTAKsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsBostonTorontoMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d92d740e16040a8afccc9fc37b1b804Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:53:06 GMTViola Davis to star as Harriet Tubman in HBO moviehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f17238150a741338aa09a1e66cbfdaaLOS ANGELES (AP) — "How to Get Away with Murder" star Viola Davis will play Harriet Tubman in a HBO movie about the abolitionist hero.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentMoviesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f17238150a741338aa09a1e66cbfdaaTue, 28 Apr 2015 01:20:53 GMTTuna company, 2 employees charged in death of worker in ovenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/184320949b134fdba4b6b9c41129b212LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bumble Bee Foods and two employees were charged Monday by Los Angeles prosecutors with violating safety regulations in the death of a worker who was cooked in an industrial oven with tons of tuna.By BRIAN MELLEYaBusinessGeneral newsWorkplace safetyCrimePersonnelAccidentsAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/184320949b134fdba4b6b9c41129b212Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:19:28 GMTUruguay urges ex-Guantanamo detainees to sign for housinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df160cc1d0784b128892c3853a17bd9cMONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguay's foreign minister said Monday that six former Guantanamo Bay detainees resettled here will be out of a house and off public assistance unless they agree to terms they have so far rejected, the latest in an increasingly public battle over who is financially responsible for the men and for how long.By LEONARDO HABERKORN and PETER PRENGAMANiGeneral newsEmbassiesGovernment and politicsInternational relationsUruguayUnited StatesBuenos AiresMiddle EastArgentinaMontevideoSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df160cc1d0784b128892c3853a17bd9cMon, 27 Apr 2015 23:36:00 GMT10 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495dd3b9d2164a1899a85d1483260c49Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsObituarieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495dd3b9d2164a1899a85d1483260c49Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:42:52 GMTGreek PM says initial deal in bailout talks 'very close'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d290c423edd4accb10e094cbc0e3b82ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister voiced hope that bailout talks between the cash-strapped country and its international creditors are "very close" to an initial deal, and ruled out early elections if the dragging negotiations fail.By NICHOLAS PAPHITISiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGovernment payGovernment pensions and social securityGovernment business and financeAthensGreeceEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d290c423edd4accb10e094cbc0e3b82Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:38:37 GMT2-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch now student aidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/837fc9c42619482383a528e3ae66d37dANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The highlights from Austin Hatch's first season at Michigan still resonate, even as he gives up his playing role on the basketball team.sSportsAccidentsBasketballMen's basketballCollege basketballAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationCollege sportsMen's sportsMichiganAnn ArborUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/837fc9c42619482383a528e3ae66d37dMon, 27 Apr 2015 23:35:14 GMTWoman convicted of murder after young daughter disappearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05c7503c80784eed9a1f1908925482abPHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona mother was convicted of first-degree murder and child abuse Monday in the death of her 5-year-old daughter, who prosecutors said was beaten, neglected and confined to a closet before being dumped in a trash bin in 2011.By RYAN VAN VELZERaGeneral newsViolent crimeMissing personsCrimeLegal proceedingsCrimes against childrenLaw and orderHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsArizonaPhoenixUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05c7503c80784eed9a1f1908925482abTue, 28 Apr 2015 00:42:34 GMTGOP defense budget challenges Obama on Ukraine, Guantanamohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9a671c8834f415a823450476eb44340WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP chairman of the House Armed Service Committee on Monday recommended a $604 billion defense budget for 2016 that challenges the White House because it includes lethal weapons for Ukraine, makes it harder for the president to empty the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and restores funding for the A-10 fleet.By DEB RIECHMANNwBusinessGovernment and politicsLegislatureMilitary and defensePolitical partiesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsPolitical organizationsUnited StatesCubaUkraineAfghanistanSyriaNorth AmericaCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanEastern EuropeEuropeCentral AsiaAsiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9a671c8834f415a823450476eb44340Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:35:23 GMTWorld 'closer than ever' to Iran nuclear deal, Kerry sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e949c7515d3443ba3a311aca489849dUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The world is "closer than ever" to reaching a comprehensive nuclear deal with Iran but the work is far from over, with key issues unresolved, Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday told a global gathering on nuclear disarmament, where he and Iran's foreign minister met on the sidelines.By CARA ANNAiGeneral newsNuclear weaponsNuclear proliferationInternational relationsDiplomacyGovernment and politicsWeapons of mass destructionWeapons administrationMilitary and defensePolitical issuesInternational agreementsIsraelMiddle EastUnited StatesIranRussiaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e949c7515d3443ba3a311aca489849dMon, 27 Apr 2015 23:50:16 GMTHamilton traded back to Texas after troubled Angels stinthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/805e9828fa484d36a760c6d756ec94ddARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton is back with the Texas Rangers after two troubled seasons with the Los Angeles Angels filled with poor performance, injuries and an alcohol and drug relapse.By STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesMLB Spring TrainingBaseballProfessional baseballSports businessMen's sportsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessAthlete healthEventsTexasLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/805e9828fa484d36a760c6d756ec94ddMon, 27 Apr 2015 23:55:26 GMT