FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 22 May 2015 13:37:04 -0700NY judge: Release testimony by Rosenberg brother in spy casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ae767eaf99844a28d35de3cb60ecf8eNEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge has ordered the release 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 newsLegal proceedingsEspionageLaw and orderCrimeNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ae767eaf99844a28d35de3cb60ecf8eFri, 22 May 2015 19:46:15 GMTHarlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes dies at 89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b146678f35b2464687e62a8267af18f7PHOENIX (AP) — Marques Haynes, the legendary Harlem Globetrotters showman often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, has died. He was 89.aGeneral newsSportsObituariesBasketballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b146678f35b2464687e62a8267af18f7Fri, 22 May 2015 19:45:21 GMTTV miniseries 'Texas Rising' takes big-screen approachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74f7358c393748b3895429b8246b8ea7LOS ANGELES (AP) — The success of "Hatfields & McCoys" and "The Bible" inspired the History channel to go Texas-sized big with its new miniseries.By LYNN ELBEReArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentMoviesTexasHoustonCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74f7358c393748b3895429b8246b8ea7Fri, 22 May 2015 19:16:01 GMTPolice release surveillance video in shooting investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ee2d62e715045879cd97fa64d4559edOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Law enforcement officials have 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 investigationsPoliceLaw and orderCrimeViolent crimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriTheftProtests and demonstrationsEventsPolitical and civil unrestWashingtonOlympiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ee2d62e715045879cd97fa64d4559edFri, 22 May 2015 20:12:13 GMTIndy 500 broadcast to introduce real-time telemetry to fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52334478e5f24debaf650978421cd7e4INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — During the broadcast of Sunday's Indianapolis 500, fans watching on television will be able to see just how much physical strain is put on a driver's body during the race.aHealthSportsAutomobile racingIndianapolis 500IndyCarEventsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52334478e5f24debaf650978421cd7e4Fri, 22 May 2015 20:04:16 GMTSeries of knife attacks has Rio de Janeiro on edgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba2b5f89f6274015b0b2a0b832912e87RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro police are reinforcing patrols in areas popular with tourists and near venues that will host Olympic events next year after a series of knife attacks on locals and foreigners.iGeneral newsBrazilRio de JaneiroSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba2b5f89f6274015b0b2a0b832912e87Fri, 22 May 2015 20:22:06 GMTFigures on government spending and debthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d05d2c5dc4845e986645c2475a26ebaWASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.fGovernment and politicsEconomic policyEconomyBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment policyGovernment financehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d05d2c5dc4845e986645c2475a26ebaFri, 22 May 2015 20:08:39 GMTArkansas judge orders reality TV star's record destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acf3187ded9f4a59842df2de93749c47LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas police have destroyed a record outlining a nearly decade-old investigation into reality TV star Josh Duggar, a spokesman said Friday, a day after the 27-year-old resigned his role with a prominent conservative Christian group amid reports about sexual misconduct allegations from when he was a juvenile.By ALLEN REEDaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentPolitical resignationsGovernment and politicsArkansasSpringdaleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acf3187ded9f4a59842df2de93749c47Fri, 22 May 2015 19:01:42 GMTUnpublished Orson Welles draft memoir donated to universityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/790fc8f4285846b7a6f4f215048d2bbaANN 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/790fc8f4285846b7a6f4f215048d2bbaFri, 22 May 2015 20:27:56 GMTDC authorities: Ex-con had help in slaying of rich familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eee28e45054451786c2764ecbaa7424WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities revealed Friday that more than one person must have been responsible for the slayings of four people inside a Washington family's mansion last week.By JESSICA GRESKOwGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeFiresAccidents and disastersUnited StatesMarylandNew YorkNew York CityNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eee28e45054451786c2764ecbaa7424Fri, 22 May 2015 19:53:13 GMTIndyCar's Walker survives tough week with endless questionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5750860e167473d920920bb70840ca4INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As Derrick Walker strolled through the Indianapolis Motor Speedway garages one day this week, he was stopped by an old friend.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesAutomobile racingIndianapolis 500IndyCarAthlete healthEventsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5750860e167473d920920bb70840ca4Fri, 22 May 2015 20:16:08 GMTAnalysis: At Mideast forum, hopes for future amid chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0ff1d231c1f48d6ae13fe4c672213caSOUTHERN SHUNEH, Jordan (AP) — Against a backdrop of Iraq and Syria in flames, Middle Eastern political and business leaders sought to focus on a future of growth and investment for a region that for long has lagged behind. But present-day reality proved rather difficult to ignore, with the Islamic State group wreaking havoc not far from these Dead Sea shores.By DAN PERRYiGeneral newsEconomyWar and unrestGovernment and politicsAccidents and disastersReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesBusinessJordanEgyptIraqSyriaMiddle EastYemenNorth AfricaLebanonDead SeaAfricaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0ff1d231c1f48d6ae13fe4c672213caFri, 22 May 2015 19:26:55 GMTNot even helmets help pro bull riders stave off concussionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e28e42d82a864bfba54b74e495b86f11SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Kasey Hayes hopped on the bovine beast trapped in the narrow holding pen like he'd done hundreds of times. He adjusted a tight rope on his left hand, found his balance and signaled he was ready to dominate the bull for the next eight seconds — or, at least, hoped to.By REGINA GARCIA CANOaGeneral newsHealthSportsSports medicineHead injuriesAthlete injuriesRodeoInjuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsSouth DakotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e28e42d82a864bfba54b74e495b86f11Fri, 22 May 2015 19:21:53 GMTTarget settlement with MasterCard fails to get bank supporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a595c5bd0fb748fba6fc6ccc770384e6NEW 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/a595c5bd0fb748fba6fc6ccc770384e6Fri, 22 May 2015 19:38:54 GMTTLC pulls Duggar family series amid misconduct reportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74a7b291502c48f6a1bbc06d652a112aLITTLE 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/74a7b291502c48f6a1bbc06d652a112aFri, 22 May 2015 20:17:34 GMTLas Vegas feels magnitude-5.4 earthquake 100-plus miles awayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5ae96c34c0540fa9ddc67831e5d260bLAS VEGAS (AP) — A magnitude-5.4 earthquake has struck a rural area of southern Nevada and has been felt more than 100 miles away in Las Vegas.aGeneral newsScienceNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNevadaLas VegasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5ae96c34c0540fa9ddc67831e5d260bFri, 22 May 2015 19:26:31 GMTPenske, Ganassi and Chevy dominate final Indy 500 practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b1e7faa4a6a4a9bb998ead3cc8e953eINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power ended the final practice session for the Indianapolis 500 up front — exactly where he doesn't want to be for most of Sunday's race.By JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingIndianapolis 500IndyCarEventsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b1e7faa4a6a4a9bb998ead3cc8e953eFri, 22 May 2015 19:28:59 GMTHarlem Globetrotter great Marques Haynes dies at 89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/533164971e8e47f9be2d6217336e0108PHOENIX (AP) — Marques Haynes, the Harlem Globetrotters star often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, has died. He was 89.aGeneral newsSportsObituariesBasketballCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/533164971e8e47f9be2d6217336e0108Fri, 22 May 2015 18:58:52 GMTEar problem knocks driver Carlos Huertas from Indy 500http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bad0ab26d914f47b8212067af1d7fdfINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Carlos Huertas was ruled out of the Indianapolis 500 on Friday after failing a routine medical exam, and veteran driver Tristan Vautier was chosen to replace him in the No. 18 car for Dale Coyne Racing for Sunday's 99th running of the race.By DAVE SKRETTAsSportsAutomobile racingIndyCarIndianapolis 500EventsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bad0ab26d914f47b8212067af1d7fdfFri, 22 May 2015 19:22:29 GMTFederal data: As oil production soars, so do pipeline leakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb5117e4f0e4523a4a478918a396086The 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/6eb5117e4f0e4523a4a478918a396086Fri, 22 May 2015 20:21:06 GMTWhite House: Offensive Twitter posts part of 'open society'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/551effdc812e4e1e8527e47f0d17285bWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says "offensive and disgusting" replies posted on President Barack Obama's new Twitter account are part of an open society.htGovernment and politicsTechnologySocial mediaOnline mediaMediaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/551effdc812e4e1e8527e47f0d17285bFri, 22 May 2015 19:12:32 GMTWisconsin hunters could wear pink under legislative proposalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/492cd84f94bb423c91fafa1e26fc4454MADISON, 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 fashionFiresGovernment and politicsState legislatureAccidents and disastersLegislationLegislatureState governmentsWisconsinMadisonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/492cd84f94bb423c91fafa1e26fc4454Fri, 22 May 2015 19:33:06 GMTUS stocks mostly unchanged on lower oil, higher inflationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff70a5accb204d6b8b52b527ab1b9fdbNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were mostly unchanged in late afternoon trading Friday as energy companies fell along with the price of oil. Investors are weighing the latest batch of corporate earnings results and a report showing a slight increase in inflation last month.By BERNARD CONDONaBusinessGeneral newsPricesCurrency marketsEconomyStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsFinancial marketsEnergy industryIndustriesFinancial servicesUnited StatesEast AsiaNorth AmericaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff70a5accb204d6b8b52b527ab1b9fdbFri, 22 May 2015 19:14:25 GMTWhat happens to collection of phone records if law expires?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cbc7c2e062942179face0888042f638WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate struggled to reach agreement Friday on how to change the way the National Security Agency handles American calling records, setting the stage for a halt to the collection program and two less-controversial surveillance programs designed to track spies and terrorists.By KEN DILANIANhtGovernment and politicsTechnologyLegislatureGovernment surveillanceIntelligence agenciesNational securityTerrorismIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsPolitical issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLegislationMilitary and defenseWar and unrestGeneral newsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cbc7c2e062942179face0888042f638Fri, 22 May 2015 19:42:06 GMTObama signs bill giving Congress a say on Iran nuclear dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f605b35ef4524c20adc3337d5772ce59WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed legislation that gives Congress the power to review and potentially reject a nuclear deal with Iran.wGovernment and politicsLegislatureLegislationIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsUnited StatesIranNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f605b35ef4524c20adc3337d5772ce59Fri, 22 May 2015 19:11:35 GMTCaged-girl's parents found guilty of neglect in son's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d84317643f7e4cb1939c60b8c0914c38GLOUCESTER, Va. (AP) — A judge has found a Gloucester County couple guilty of felony neglect and abuse in the death of their infant son.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCrimes against childrenCrimeVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d84317643f7e4cb1939c60b8c0914c38Fri, 22 May 2015 20:14:07 GMTThreat of storms means early 3-somes Saturday at Colonialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/533f8963061e49d4984c83501d1513aaFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The leaders at Colonial won't get to sleep late Saturday.sSportsStormsGolfWeatherGeneral newsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/533f8963061e49d4984c83501d1513aaFri, 22 May 2015 20:00:39 GMTTLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' amid reports of Josh Duggar sexual misconduct allegationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83d001e72c4494a870bce5cedfab19bLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — TLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' amid reports of Josh Duggar sexual misconduct allegations.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83d001e72c4494a870bce5cedfab19bFri, 22 May 2015 20:08:03 GMTAmnesty says torture of Ukraine war prisoners is rifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9b7ec7ddef5428b8a5d35c0804a8d8cKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Both warring sides in eastern Ukraine are perpetrating war crimes almost daily, including torturing prisoners and summarily killing them, the Amnesty International rights group said in a report Friday.By PETER LEONARDiGeneral newsWar and unrestInternational relationsPrisoners of warWar crimesGovernment and politicsInternational lawHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesUkraineRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9b7ec7ddef5428b8a5d35c0804a8d8cFri, 22 May 2015 20:24:11 GMTVacation plans collide with must-do agenda for Senatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50bdb0b38d4140429b40aeb79fc8197cWASHINGTON (AP) — With President Barack Obama's high-profile agenda at risk, the White House cajoled the Senate in public and private Thursday to pass trade legislation and prevent a lapse in the anti-terrorism Patriot Act before lawmakers rushed off for a weeklong vacation.By DAVID ESPO and CHARLES BABINGTONwGovernment and politicsLegislatureLegislationInternational tradeEconomyBusinessIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesEconomic policyGovernment policyInternational agreementsInternational relationsUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50bdb0b38d4140429b40aeb79fc8197cFri, 22 May 2015 20:21:14 GMTSuspect in Florida school bus shooting arrested in Georgiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeecf43c593142ea9f0d047bf3f73210JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager suspected of shooting two girls on a school bus in Jacksonville last week has been arrested in Georgia.aGeneral newsJuvenile crimeViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLaw and orderViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationFloridaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeecf43c593142ea9f0d047bf3f73210Fri, 22 May 2015 19:32:12 GMTAuthorities: More than 1 person is responsible for slayings of Washington family, housekeeperhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd6083638f2846ed8281f0d7ceb902abWASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities: More than 1 person is responsible for slayings of Washington family, housekeeper.wGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd6083638f2846ed8281f0d7ceb902abFri, 22 May 2015 19:13:11 GMTCalifornia OKs offer of voluntary water cuts by farmershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb2875202054a1ab0b94af4fe6f3197SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators on Friday accepted a historic offer by farmers to make a 25 percent voluntary water cut to avoid deeper mandatory losses during the drought.By FENIT NIRAPPILaBusinessGeneral newsScienceEnvironmental conservation and preservationState governmentsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb2875202054a1ab0b94af4fe6f3197Fri, 22 May 2015 20:27:28 GMTLong lines likely for Las Vegas public viewing of B.B. Kinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/426f32cbb68046c2bfa2cea576d15009LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fans in Las Vegas are expected to line up for hours to view the body of blues legend B.B. King, and later to celebrate his legacy at a musical tribute organized by his daughter.By KEN RITTERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentFunerals and memorial servicesObituariesCelebrityLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/426f32cbb68046c2bfa2cea576d15009Fri, 22 May 2015 20:10:41 GMTObama tells people of Israel: America has your backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aacaf027eb2c46909e2d68e527314bb2WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Friday he "forcefully" objects to suggestions that policy differences between his administration and the Israeli government signal his lack of support for the longtime U.S. ally.By DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGovernment and politicsLegislatureIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsDiplomacyInternational relationsIsraelUnited StatesIranMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aacaf027eb2c46909e2d68e527314bb2Fri, 22 May 2015 19:20:13 GMTKaram takes drive toward Indy 500 in stylish pink Camarohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dee17d7b56fe41b29538e2b24d63c4c4INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sage Karam needs a date — maybe even dates — for a busy social calendar stuffed with appearances at parades, autograph signings and one pretty big race.By DAN GELSTONsSportsIndyCarAutomobile racingIndianapolis 500EventsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dee17d7b56fe41b29538e2b24d63c4c4Fri, 22 May 2015 20:28:10 GMTMexico reports large-scale firefight in cartel strongholdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abf471a1972b4a2291fea6345d3a1d5dMEXICO CITY (AP) — A large-scale firefight broke out Friday when federal forces came under fire in an area of western Mexico dominated by drug cartels, two Mexican officials said.By MARK STEVENSONiGeneral newsWar and unrestViolent crimeCrimeMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abf471a1972b4a2291fea6345d3a1d5dFri, 22 May 2015 19:45:46 GMTCircus accused of violating law in treatment of elephantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaa3d54d4a7240beab95f3eedaef36caST. LOUIS (AP) — A circus violated an animal welfare law by allowing three elephants to briefly get loose in Missouri and watering them too close to a Pennsylvania show's public area where a child managed to pose for a photo behind one of them, a federal agency alleges in a complaint.By JIM SUHRaGeneral newsAnimalsAnimal welfareSpectacularsRecreation and leisureLifestyleSocial issuesSocial affairsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaa3d54d4a7240beab95f3eedaef36caFri, 22 May 2015 19:34:58 GMTAnalysis: At Mideast forum, hoping for future amid chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af999fd42da48c5928f7fd5c415cce1SOUTHERN SHUNEH, Jordan (AP) — Against a backdrop of Iraq and Syria in flames, Middle Eastern political and business leaders sought to focus on a future of growth and investment for a region that for long has lagged behind. But present-day reality proved rather difficult to ignore, with the Islamic State group wreaking havoc not far from these Dead Sea shores.By DAN PERRYiGeneral newsEconomyWar and unrestGovernment and politicsAccidents and disastersBusinessReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesJordanEgyptIraqSyriaMiddle EastYemenNorth AfricaLebanonDead SeaAfricaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af999fd42da48c5928f7fd5c415cce1Fri, 22 May 2015 19:07:06 GMT2 men arrested in California in terrorism probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a95616ea37a84e3d8692c70cda17e765SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Two California men arrested by the FBI wanted to join the Islamic State group and bought a plane ticket for one of them to travel to Turkey with the hope of becoming a martyr, federal prosecutors said Friday.By AMY TAXINaGeneral newsArrestsCrimeTerrorismLaw and orderWar and unrestSanta AnaCaliforniaIsraelMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth AmericaTurkeyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a95616ea37a84e3d8692c70cda17e765Fri, 22 May 2015 20:06:23 GMTClinton appears to rule out return of ground forces in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad2cb5752cc478caee94ddebb56013fHAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she sees "no role whatsoever" for U.S. ground forces in Iraq despite setbacks in the struggle against Islamic State militants.By KEN THOMASfBusinessGovernment and politicsSmall businessUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsLegislatureGovernment surveillanceInternational tradeEconomyFinancial servicesIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsPolitical issuesConsumer products and servicesPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsIraqUnited StatesNew HampshireMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad2cb5752cc478caee94ddebb56013fFri, 22 May 2015 20:07:06 GMTMcIlroy misses cut at BMW PGA Championship after shooting 78http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9248646427ee40c5bea86eff0ff5c4fcVIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — After winning two titles in three weeks, Rory McIlroy ran out of steam. Now he'll have the whole weekend to get some rest.By JACK BEZANTSsSportsMen's golfGolfPGA ChampionshipsMen's sportsEventsViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9248646427ee40c5bea86eff0ff5c4fcFri, 22 May 2015 19:37:47 GMTHeavy Saudi-led airstrikes target Shiite rebels in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd88081fb7184ee4b138f886e480da79SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Saudi-led coalition on Friday launched heavy airstrikes against Shiite rebels in Yemen, targeting camps and weapons depots in the rebel-held capital, as a U.N. agency said some 234 children were killed in violence over the past two months.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaSaudi ArabiaGenevaMiddle EastSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd88081fb7184ee4b138f886e480da79Fri, 22 May 2015 19:46:03 GMTIn Monaco, F1 officials make call stronger leadershiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3bb7575f9cd40a28e3c9d38460505c9MONACO (AP) — First there were strategy meetings to discuss how to make Formula One more exciting again. Then came a fan survey this week aimed at gathering even more ideas.By JEROME PUGMIREsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingMonacoWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3bb7575f9cd40a28e3c9d38460505c9Fri, 22 May 2015 19:48:55 GMTYellen: 1st rate hike likely by year end if economy improveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8bc5a2a5d7a422fa84eb6a4b21e896aWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday she expects to begin raising interest rates later this year — if the job market improves and the Fed is confident inflation will climb closer toward its target rate.By MARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsEconomyEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyPricesUnited StatesProvidenceNorth AmericaRhode Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8bc5a2a5d7a422fa84eb6a4b21e896aFri, 22 May 2015 18:59:57 GMT2 ex-Wesleyan students face US charges over drug overdoseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40e98f2683d4a249c541a11065d4877NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two former Wesleyan University students pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges they distributed synthetic party drugs that resulted in on-campus overdoses and sent 11 people to hospitals.By STEPHEN SINGERaBusinessGeneral newsHealthDrug-related crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationLaw and orderNew HavenUnited StatesConnecticutNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40e98f2683d4a249c541a11065d4877Fri, 22 May 2015 19:01:42 GMTUS prosecutors say 2 Southern California men wanted to be martyrs for Islamic Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628856ece0f444198bfc1e8aab6330b6SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — US prosecutors say 2 Southern California men wanted to be martyrs for Islamic State.aGeneral newsSanta AnaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628856ece0f444198bfc1e8aab6330b6Fri, 22 May 2015 19:23:40 GMTA closer look at Clinton email censored prior to its releasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da67d9ebb8a14640ac00e3f93386de57WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the several hundred Hillary Rodham Clinton emails released Friday is a message, sent to the then-secretary of state, that the FBI censored before it was made public.By LISA LERER and MATTHEW LEEwGovernment and politicsLibyaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da67d9ebb8a14640ac00e3f93386de57Fri, 22 May 2015 20:28:02 GMTEgg prices surge to record on shortage caused by bird fluhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/485c18b55ef4443794ade0b35fd37309DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Egg prices surged to a record on Friday, a month after bird flu was first detected in the chicken flock in Iowa, the nation's leading egg producer.By DAVID PITTaBusinessGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAnimal healthIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/485c18b55ef4443794ade0b35fd37309Fri, 22 May 2015 19:49:02 GMTSingle duty: Kurt Busch brings double lessons to Charlottehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce2b6cec62a94b7f8b201a66bdcf7b2aCONCORD, N.C. (AP) — There's no bank of TV cameras surrounding Kurt Busch's hauler, no one monitoring his fluid intake to prevent dehydration, no golf cart waiting to whisk him away from NASCAR practice and off to Indianapolis. This year, Busch is glad to have his focus solely on the Coca-Cola 600.By PETE IACOBELLIsSportsIndyCarAutomobile racingNASCARIndianapolis 500EventsCharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce2b6cec62a94b7f8b201a66bdcf7b2aFri, 22 May 2015 19:21:12 GMT