FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Apr 2015 06:22:59 -0700Elvis Presley's planes to remain at Graceland, Tenn. (AP) — It looks like Elvis Presley's airplanes are staying at Graceland after all.By ADRIAN SAINZtTravelLifestyleAir travelCelebrityMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:53:08 GMTArmy rescuer decorated after Greece shipwreck, Greece (AP) — Greece's Defense Ministry has honored an army sergeant shown in photographs and video footage around the world rescuing an Eritrean asylum seeker following a deadly shipwreck on the island of Rhodes.iGeneral newsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsGreeceAthensWestern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 12:58:05 GMTBerlin police sorry for stopping Israel flag display at game (AP) — Berlin's police are apologizing for preventing the display of the Israeli flag during a soccer game in the German capital.iGeneral newsBerlinGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 11:58:49 GMTImage of Asia: Rescuing climbers at higher camps on Everest this photo provided to The Associated Press by Azim Afif, a helicopter prepares to leave base camp at Mount Everest to rescue people from the smaller camps 1 and 2 higher up the world's highest mountain. Afif and four other climbers from the University of Technology, Malaysia survived the avalanche that struck base camp after Saturday's powerful earthquake. At least 30 tents were flattened in the sprawling village of climbers, guides and porters that forms each spring during Nepal's most popular climbing season. The Nepal Mountaineering Association says at least 18 people died at base camp and 61 were injured. Numerous climbers were said to be stranded at higher elevations, though they were not believed to be in further danger.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMountainsEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 13:20:30 GMT22 miles of Pascagoula River designated blueway: water trail, Miss. (AP) — Twenty-two miles of the Pascagoula River in Mississippi's George County have been named a blueway, or water trail.tTravelLifestyleWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementMississippiUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:00:44 GMTThe Netherlands turns all orange for King's Day, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands is bedecked in orange and the famed national football team isn't even playing. Monarch Willem-Alexander is turning 48 and the whole country is celebrating King's Day.iGeneral newsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentNetherlandsWestern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 13:15:35 GMTAfghan president delays trip to India by few hours, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan president delayed his official trip to India by a few hours Monday to hold an emergency meeting with the NATO commander in Afghanistan and top Afghan security officials.By RAHIM FAIEZiGeneral newsBombingsWar and unrestAfghanistanIndiaSouth AsiaCentral AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 12:34:32 GMT$100 million hotel coming to Charleston's historic district, S.C. (AP) — A major new hotel project is coming to Charleston's historic district.tTravelLifestyleCharlestonSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:47:54 GMTKim Kardashian: supports Bruce Jenner's gender transition YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian says she and her family support her stepfather Bruce Jenner 100 percent as he goes through gender transition, even though family members are still adjusting to that news in what she called "a daily process."eArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrity, 27 Apr 2015 12:40:59 GMTStocks rise despite Japan downgrade, lack of Greece deal (AP) — Global stocks mostly rose on Monday despite a downgrade of Japan and a lack of a bailout deal for Greece. Investors were looking ahead to Apple earnings results and the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meeting.By JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyStock marketsFinancial marketsCorporate stockCorporate newsJapanEast AsiaGreeceUnited StatesAsiaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 11:43:34 GMTHead of Iran's Guard lashes out over Saudi 'treachery', Iran (AP) — The head of Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Monday accused Saudi Arabia of treachery against the Islamic world and compared the kingdom to Israel, the official IRNA news agency reported.By NASSER KARIMIiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsMiddle EastIranIsraelSaudi ArabiaYemenGulf of AdenPersian Gulf, 27 Apr 2015 12:39:05 GMTSupporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments (AP) — The Senate plunges into a high-stakes debate this week over empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal with Iran, offering Republican presidential candidates a chance to prove their hawkishness toward Iran and support for Israel.By DEB RIECHMANNwGovernment and politicsLegislatureNuclear weaponsLegislationWeapons of mass destructionGeneral newsCampaignsElectionsForeign policyGovernment policyInternational relationsUnited StatesIranIsraelMiddle EastDistrict of ColumbiaNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 11:53:27 GMTFrance's Capgemini to buy US rival iGate for $4 billion YORK (AP) — French technology company Capgemini is paying about $4 billion to buy U.S. rival iGate Corp. and expand its presence in North America.htBusinessTechnologyOwnership changesCorporate newsFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 13:22:55 GMTQuake-aid need acute in Nepal capital, more so in villages, Nepal (AP) — Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. In much of the countryside, it was worse, though how much worse was only beginning to become apparent.By KATY DAIGLE and BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsNatural disastersDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersHealthMountainsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetKathmanduSouth AsiaAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asia, 27 Apr 2015 13:06:45 GMTFitch downgrades Japan citing economic concerns Ratings has lowered Japan's credit rating as the country continues to wrestle with staggering debt.By The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsJapanEast AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 12:54:52 GMTWhite House to unveil Barack Obama state china (AP) — A hue of blue inspired by the waters of Hawaii is a prominent feature of the Obama state china service being unveiled by the White House.By DARLENE SUPERVILLElLifestyleGovernment and politicsHome and gardenProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessDistrict of ColumbiaChinaHawaiiUnited StatesNorth AmericaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 11:36:39 GMTJapan's prime minister kicks off US visit in Boston (AP) — Japan's prime minister began the second day of his U.S. visit with a stop at the Boston Marathon finish line.aGeneral newsMarathonsGovernment and politicsTrack and fieldSportsJapanBostonMassachusettsEast AsiaAsiaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:50:07 GMTVintage baseball game set for Waveland State Historic Site, Ky. (AP) — Baseball fans can catch a game at Waveland State Historic Site in Lexington that will recreate how the sport was played in the 1860s.tTravelLifestyleBaseballLeisure travelMen's sportsSportsLexingtonKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:49:43 GMTThe Latest on Nepal Quake: At busy airport, planes turn away p.m. (1230 GMT)The Associated PressaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersProperty damageHealthArmed forcesGovernment and politicsEconomyInternational relationsNatural disastersMilitary and defenseBusinessForeign aidNepalNew DelhiTibetChinaSouth AsiaIndiaKathmanduNew ZealandIsraelAsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaOceaniaMiddle East, 27 Apr 2015 12:47:48 GMTPolish border guards refuse entry for 10 Russian bikers, Poland (AP) — Polish border guards on Monday blocked 10 nationalistic Russian bikers loyal to President Vladimir Putin from entering Poland as part of a ride to commemorate the Red Army's victory over Nazi Germany 70 years ago.By NEBI QENAiGeneral newsWorld War IIOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEventsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsCrimeaPolandMoscowRussiaBelarusBerlinUkraineEastern EuropeEuropeGermanyWestern Europe, 27 Apr 2015 13:27:20 GMT'To Kill a Mockingbird' play to go on under Harper Lee group, Ala. (AP) — "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee has started a nonprofit company that will produce a play about the book, ending a dispute that threatened to derail the long-running performance, a publishing group said Saturday.tTravelLifestyleAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:07:45 GMTPolice warn about car break-ins at hiking spots, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police are warning hikers not to leave valuables in their vehicles after numerous car break-ins were reported at hiking locations around the state last year.tTravelLifestyleVermontMontpelierUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:44:27 GMTDiscover to have Apple Pay available for US cardholders YORK (AP) — Discover credit cardholders in the U.S. are getting their Apple Pay.htBusinessTechnologyConsumer products and servicesIndustries, 27 Apr 2015 12:59:17 GMT20 charged with targeting Pennsylvania Lowe's stores, Pa. (AP) — Police say they've charged 20 people from western Pennsylvania in a shoplifting ring that targeted Lowe's home improvement stores in five counties.aBusinessGeneral newsTheftCrimePennsylvaniaButlerBeaverUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:28:42 GMTProsecutors ask for prison for 2 officers in Taser case, S.C. (AP) — Two former small town police officers in South Carolina should spend at least a year in prison for shocking a mentally disabled woman at least eight times with a Taser without giving her time to follow their orders, federal prosecutors say.By JEFFREY COLLINSaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:56:12 GMTThe Latest on Nepal quake: Medical teams dispatched to help p.m. (1100 GMT)The Associated PressaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseProperty damageAccidents and disastersHealthForeign aidGovernment and politicsEconomyInternational relationsNatural disastersBusinessNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduIsraelNew ZealandNew DelhiAsiaMiddle EastOceaniaIndia, 27 Apr 2015 11:40:06 GMTGM of China's largest oil refiner under investigation (AP) — The general manager of China's largest oil refiner, Sinopec, has been placed under criminal investigation amid an ongoing crackdown on corruption.iBusinessGeneral newsCriminal investigationsEnergy industryIndustriesLaw and orderCrimeChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 12:42:45 GMTSaudi-led airstrikes target Shiite rebels across Yemen, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say Saudi-led airstrikes have targeted Shiite rebels across the country and struck a weapons depot in the capital, rocking nearby residential areas.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsYemenSanaaMiddle East, 27 Apr 2015 11:43:10 GMTAustralia wants claims against Indonesian judges probed, Australia (AP) — Australia wants corruption allegations against Indonesian judges investigated before their death sentences against two Australian drug traffickers are carried out, the foreign minister said Monday.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeNational courtsMen's boxingGovernment and politicsBoxingCrimeInternational relationsSmugglingNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryMen's sportsSportsCriminal punishmentLaw and orderAustraliaIndonesiaPhilippinesBaliSydneySoutheast AsiaOceaniaAsiaNew South Wales, 27 Apr 2015 12:56:22 GMTExpats try phones, social apps to connect to quake-hit Nepal, South Korea (AP) — After the earthquake hit Nepal, Prem Raja Mahat spent a sleepless night at his Baltimore home, trying again and again to reach his son, who was visiting friends and family back in Mahat's home country.By FOSTER KLUGhtGeneral newsSocial mediaNatural disastersAccidents and disastersOnline mediaMediaMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentGreen vehicle technologyGreen technologyEnvironmentEnvironment and natureTechnologyNepalSouth KoreaSeoulKathmanduSouth AsiaAsiaEast Asia, 27 Apr 2015 12:19:21 GMTOhio students' device to detect marijuana use by motorists, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio graduate students have invented a device that will allow law enforcement officers to determine whether motorists have used marijuana.aBusinessGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimeOhioAkronUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:16:07 GMTThousands expected at Monday's funeral for Freddie Gray (AP) — Thousands were expected Monday at a funeral for a man who died after sustaining serious spinal injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police.By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN Jr.aGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsProtests and demonstrationsLaw and orderCrimePolitical and civil unrestBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:09:13 GMTBurundi protests persist over president's third term bid, Burundi (AP) — Streets protests hit Burundi for a second day on Monday as anger swelled over the ruling party's decision to nominate President Pierre Nkurunziza for a third term, which many say is unconstitutional.By ANDREW NJUGUNAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestBurundiBujumburaEast AfricaCentral AfricaAfrica, 27 Apr 2015 12:50:56 GMTBulgari, Dubai developer Meraas to build luxury properties, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Well-heeled Middle Eastern fans of Italian jewelry and watch maker Bulgari will soon be able to surround themselves in the luxury brand at all hours of the day.iBusinessGeneral newsDubaiItalyUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 13:11:49 GMTThe Latest on Nepal quake: China bans north Everest climbs p.m. (1200 GMT)The Associated PressaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersProperty damageHealthGovernment and politicsEconomyInternational relationsNatural disastersBusinessForeign aidChinaNepalTibetSouth AsiaKathmanduIsraelNew ZealandNew DelhiGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaMiddle EastOceaniaIndia, 27 Apr 2015 12:19:48 GMTModern tragedy: Quake-ravaged Nepal tower a site for selfies, Nepal (AP) — Social media is a chronicle of life, and sometimes death. So it should be no surprise that a site of great human and cultural loss in Nepal's devastating earthquake is now barraged with the clicking of smartphones.tTravelLifestyleNatural disastersAccidents and disastersGeneral newsNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 12:51:48 GMTRussian official: wages to space center workers to be repaid (AP) — Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has visited a space center under construction and has promised to pay back wages to workers by the weekend.iGeneral newsWages and salariesPersonnelBusinessRussiaEastern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 12:05:06 GMTNew coaster set for SeaWorld Orlando, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld Orlando says it is building what will be the tallest roller coaster in Orlando.tTravelLifestyleAmusement and theme parksRecreation and leisureLeisure travelOrlandoFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:04:19 GMTSmokies offering parking passes for synchronous fireflies, Tenn. (AP) — The synchronous fireflies are coming, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is offering a limited number of parking passes for the spectacle.tTravelLifestyleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:47:04 GMTDiscover discovers Apple Pay for its US cardholders YORK (AP) — U.S. users of Discover cards are getting their Apple Pay, the last holdout among major credit card networks in the country.htBusinessTechnologyConsumer products and servicesIndustries, 27 Apr 2015 13:24:46 GMTTexas English teacher named National Teacher of the Year, Texas (AP) — A high school English teacher in Texas who works with students facing poverty and traumas related to their immigration to the United States on Monday was named the 2015 National Teacher of the Year.By BETSY BLANEYaGeneral newsPrimary and secondary educationLanguage educationEducationSocial affairsTexasUnited StatesAmarilloLubbockNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 13:11:31 GMTUkraine leader sees country ready for EU entrance in 5 years, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president says his country will be able meet conditions to apply for European Union membership within five years.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUkraineEuropeKievEastern Europe, 27 Apr 2015 13:18:18 GMTBurundi Red Cross: 6 killed in anti-president protests, Burundi (AP) — A spokesman for the Red Cross in Burundi says at least six people have been killed in street clashes between the police and people demonstrating against the president's bid for a third term.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsProtests and demonstrationsInternational relationsPolitical and civil unrestGovernment appointments and nominationsBurundiBujumburaEast AfricaAfricaCentral Africa, 27 Apr 2015 13:01:49 GMTSaudi-led strikes target Yemen's Shiite rebels across Yemen, Yemen (AP) — Saudi-led airstrikes on Monday targeted Shiite rebels across Yemen, killing at least at least five people in the southern port city of Aden and striking a weapons depot in the rebel-held capital, officials and witnesses said.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestWeapons administrationMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaMiddle East, 27 Apr 2015 12:57:02 GMTEx-president OK'd CIA site, denies knowing what it was for, Romania (AP) — A former Romanian president has acknowledged approving the CIA's request for a site in Romania, but said he would have refused had he known how it would be used.iGeneral newsCorrectional systemsLaw and orderRomaniaEastern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 12:55:50 GMTPoll: Most Greeks dissatisfied with government performance, Greece (AP) — A small majority of Greeks are dissatisfied with the new government's performance, and half want it to compromise with its European creditors if the current tortuous bailout talks don't progress, a poll published over the weekend showed.By ELENA BECATOROSiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPublic opinionSocial affairsGreeceBerlinEuropeAthensWestern EuropeGermany, 27 Apr 2015 13:20:03 GMTAmerican, United delay, change Boeing 787 orders Airlines Group Inc. says it will delay delivery of five Boeing 787 jets in response to slower growth in international travel demand.By The Associated PresstTravelLifestyle, 27 Apr 2015 13:13:52 GMTAustria's president warns against extreme-right sentiment (AP) — Austria's president has reminded citizens that their country was a supporter of Nazi Germany and has urged them to be vigilant against a resurgence of extreme-right sentiment.iGeneral newsNazismGovernment and politicsAustriaGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 27 Apr 2015 13:23:45 GMTChipotle: Transition to non-GMO ingredients complete YORK (AP) — Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food.htBusinessFood and drinkLifestyleRestaurantsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesFood scienceAgricultural scienceScienceGeneticsBiologyBiotechnologyTechnologyAgriculture and food technologyIndustrial technology, 27 Apr 2015 13:08:48 GMTTeen who fought cancer treatment heading home from hospital, Conn. (AP) — A 17-year-old Connecticut girl forced by the courts to undergo chemotherapy for her cancer has finished that treatment and was expected to be released Monday from the hospital.aGeneral newsCancerDiagnosis and treatmentChild and teen healthChemotherapyMedicationDiseases and conditionsHealthHartfordConnecticutUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 12:08:25 GMT