FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:10:57 -0700Millions of Nigerians turn out to vote in presidential pollhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6a90e2289bb4c91999932ae3b93d631ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians turned out in their millions Saturday to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari.By MICHELLE FAUL and JEROME DELAYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestMunicipal governmentsElectionsWar and unrestBombingsRebellions and uprisingsNational electionsLocal governmentsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaAfricaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6a90e2289bb4c91999932ae3b93d631Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:38:43 GMTBoston cop in coma since being shot in face; suspect killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6553ba72a75647deb969c17ab70fd11fBOSTON (AP) — Police say a decorated Boston officer has been in a medically induced coma fighting for his life since he was shot in the face during a traffic stop.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6553ba72a75647deb969c17ab70fd11fSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:24:43 GMTNation's biggest nuclear firm makes a play for green moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26f5497d385e45f8aec683407991132bA big player in the troubled nuclear power industry is trying to change the rules of the energy game.By RAY HENRYaBusinessGeneral newsProduction facilitiesUtilitiesIndustriesEnergy industryCorporate newsIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26f5497d385e45f8aec683407991132bSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:55:46 GMTSierra Leone lockdown aims for 'total control' over Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8a1f7550ac24acaa47489e4b2a6cf50FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — An official in Sierra Leone says high compliance with a nationwide lockdown could give the West African nation "total control" over the Ebola outbreak.iGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsSierra LeoneWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8a1f7550ac24acaa47489e4b2a6cf50Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:24:12 GMTPolice on trial: Tears, anger resurge over 2005 French riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833c4227671c40d5a805aab06139e1b5RENNES, France (AP) — One October afternoon, two teenage boys were kicking around a football in their desolate housing project northeast of Paris. Two hours later, they lay lifeless, electrocuted in a power substation as they hid from police.By PHILIPPE SOTTOiGeneral newsRiotsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityFranceParisWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833c4227671c40d5a805aab06139e1b5Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:44:38 GMTUK's Cameron rallies party ahead of 'knife edge' electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc2fa497ca4b4678b2c894dce0a2c0c6LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron says Britain's election campaign is on a knife edge as he rallies his Conservative party ahead of the close-fought race.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc2fa497ca4b4678b2c894dce0a2c0c6Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:58:17 GMTFamily keeps small-time sawmill buzzing in New Hampshirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/728031084c0343ddb5218bcadb363c5aGILMANTON, N.H. (AP) — On Bob Potter's farm, the whine of a saw is heard over the grumbling of a diesel-powered engine as he and his boys carry on a family practice begun nearly half a century ago.aGeneral newsMaterials industryIndustriesBusinessNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/728031084c0343ddb5218bcadb363c5aSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:49:40 GMTCar bomb blasts Nigerian poll station, no casualtieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ac3d6433fe34f59b962ad95c30f9c65ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Police say a car bomb exploded at a polling station in Nigeria's south-central Enugu state but did not hurt people gathering to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBombingsImprovised explosivesWar and unrestNational electionsElectionsPolitical and civil unrestRebellions and uprisingsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaWest AfricaAfricaAbujahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ac3d6433fe34f59b962ad95c30f9c65Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:49:43 GMTUK prime minister rallies party before 'knife edge' electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56272541aaf1449088df3c051565602bLONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron said Saturday that Britain's election campaign is on a knife edge, as he rallied the Conservative party with a personal attack on his main rival.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56272541aaf1449088df3c051565602bSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:57:21 GMTOfficial: Al-Shabab siege at Somali hotel ends, 17 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d98f37912d04fe99c69f6b46b24fd56MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali troops on Saturday took full control of a hotel that extremist gunmen stormed and occupied for more than 12 hours following a suicide bombing. At least 17 people died and dozens were wounded.By ABDI GULEDiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestDiplomacyTerrorismGovernment and politicsInternational relationsSomaliaMogadishuEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d98f37912d04fe99c69f6b46b24fd56Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:44:29 GMTEgypt's president endorses creating a joint military force to defend Arab countrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea000a35f9074a9ba0926bb2b447e98eSHARM EL SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Egypt's president endorses creating a joint military force to defend Arab countries.iGeneral newsEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea000a35f9074a9ba0926bb2b447e98eSat, 28 Mar 2015 09:53:03 GMTSearch continues for at least 2 after apparent NYC gas blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/437176bf39734c83908ade986a2651a5NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers are searching for at least two people still missing after an apparent gas line explosion leveled three Manhattan apartment buildings while investigators piece together what exactly caused the blast that injured 22.By JONATHAN LEMIRE and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/437176bf39734c83908ade986a2651a5Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:07:53 GMTUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says negotiations only way to prevent long conflict in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cef9a6c1fea949878603c54d7779b686SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says negotiations only way to prevent long conflict in Yemen.iGeneral newsEgyptYemenMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cef9a6c1fea949878603c54d7779b686Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:03:18 GMTDelete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record-keepershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c900b7055b8544d092c806be6555e96cWASHINGTON (AP) — In the never-ending quest to preserve the government's history, there have been plenty of weapons of mass destruction.By NANCY BENAChtGovernment and politicsInternational relationsForeign policyInternet technologyComputing and information technologyTechnologyCommunication technologyGovernment policyUnited StatesIranNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c900b7055b8544d092c806be6555e96cSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:59:08 GMTSaudi king: Yemen intervention won't stop until country safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05903abda0c645caa1270964c5f5d23fSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Saudi King Salman has vowed that the military intervention in Yemen will not stop until the country is stable and safe.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsEgyptSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastYemenNorth AfricaAfricaTehranIranRed SeaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05903abda0c645caa1270964c5f5d23fSat, 28 Mar 2015 10:28:14 GMTNigerians turn out en masse for critical presidential votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0bc8f1c2ef04b039e4fe038a1faca82ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsRebellions and uprisingsPolitical and civil unrestNational electionsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesWar and unrestNigeriaAfricaAbujaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0bc8f1c2ef04b039e4fe038a1faca82Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:22:13 GMTSaudi Arabia blames 'technical failure' for Yemen jet crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9896834c2d54416d89aeead4c625aebfSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi Arabia on Saturday blamed a "technical fault" for forcing two of its pilots in an F-15 to eject over waters south of Yemen during a mission amid a bombing campaign targeting Shiite rebels in the country.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseBombingsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastSanaaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiNorth AfricaAfricaNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9896834c2d54416d89aeead4c625aebfSat, 28 Mar 2015 09:04:06 GMTNigerians turn out en masse to vote in presidential electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7b275f378094583a535e0340f1f0ef7ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBombingsElectionsWar and unrestPolitical and civil unrestRebellions and uprisingsImprovised explosivesNational electionsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaAfricaAbujaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7b275f378094583a535e0340f1f0ef7Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:26:47 GMTIran nuke talks expand as deadline for deal loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aec9dacfe6847a7899e7da76b09dc3dLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program picked up pace on Saturday with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran's top diplomat ahead of an end-of-March deadline for a preliminary deal.By GEORGE JAHN and MATTHEW LEEiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryTehranIranSwitzerlandUnited StatesGermanyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aec9dacfe6847a7899e7da76b09dc3dSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:20:30 GMTWiggly words on immigration policy from 2016 GOP contendershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b212c250954ac886ea03a124768d95DENVER (AP) — Thanks to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, it's becoming even clearer that immigration is the banana peel of 2016 Republican presidential politics.By NICHOLAS RICCARDIaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsImmigration policy2016 United States Presidential ElectionImmigrationState governmentsBorder securityPolitical partiesGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsNational electionsElectionsLegislationLegislatureMilitary and defensePolitical organizationsUnited StatesTexasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b212c250954ac886ea03a124768d95Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:38:27 GMTUzbekistan to vote to extend veteran leader's rulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de3849a5d894564a63b2fc0faeeebcdMOSCOW (AP) — Uzbekistan is going through the motions of a presidential election this weekend, with a crushing win for its longtime leader a foregone conclusion, but the long-term future of the Central Asian nation is still far from certain.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsElectionsNational electionsUzbekistanMoscowCentral AsiaRussiaAsiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de3849a5d894564a63b2fc0faeeebcdSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:47:44 GMTUN chief: Negotiations way to prevent long Yemen conflicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a792b8f3c5d46b4a0f05069884ffa1eSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said negotiations are the only way to prevent a long-term conflict in Yemen.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaEgyptYemenNorth AfricaAfricaRed SeaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a792b8f3c5d46b4a0f05069884ffa1eSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:13:14 GMT2 Czechs kidnapped in Pakistan in 2013 freedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53ed25304a654064a7355ac27ae542cbPRAGUE (AP) — Two Czech tourists who were abducted by gunmen two years ago as they were traveling on a bus through southwestern Pakistan have been released, the Czech government said on Saturday.By KAREL JANICEKiGeneral newsKidnappingCrimeCzech RepublicTurkeyPakistanEastern EuropeEuropeMiddle EastWestern EuropeSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53ed25304a654064a7355ac27ae542cbSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:02:44 GMTItaly sees record asylum requests as migrant centers fillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/199b0a098f0a4eeda1066b550fb1b8deSIRACUSA, Sicily (AP) — As Italy copes with record number of migrants making the risky trip across the Mediterranean to reach European shores, it is also registering a record number of political asylum requests, filling migrant holding centers with would-be refugees hoping that their cases are accepted.By TRISHA THOMASiGeneral newsItalySicilyGambiaWest AfricaWestern EuropeEuropeAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/199b0a098f0a4eeda1066b550fb1b8deSat, 28 Mar 2015 10:12:07 GMTFor some, regret lingers years after girl's running deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f65a3b6b6a8b4a728d1d1f03a7a99718GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) — For some, the death of Alabama girl remains an open wound three years after she was run to death as punishment for a lie.By JAY REEVESaGeneral newsGadsdenAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f65a3b6b6a8b4a728d1d1f03a7a99718Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:48:54 GMTHamilton takes pole position for Malaysian Grand Prixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccc090c2b51243228d2f93f67f3a4addSEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday, while Mercedes' run of nine straight front-row lockouts in Formula One came to an end as Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel qualified second.By CHRIS LINESsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccc090c2b51243228d2f93f67f3a4addSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:11:45 GMTSaudi King Salman vows that military intervention will not stop until Yemen is stable and safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35e799d629ef43dd981e25f424585108SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Saudi King Salman vows that military intervention will not stop until Yemen is stable and safe.iGeneral newsEgyptYemenMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35e799d629ef43dd981e25f424585108Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:19:08 GMTArab leaders meet in Egypt amid Yemen airstrike campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e800bffd2834c5494cff4aac4a1fda7SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Arab leaders are meeting in a key summit in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, days after a Saudi-led, 10-nation alliance began a campaign of airstrikes against Iranian-backed Shiite rebels and their allies in Yemen.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsSummitsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestEvacuationsMilitary and defenseEgyptYemenMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaNorth AfricaAfricaIranRed SeaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e800bffd2834c5494cff4aac4a1fda7Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:28:00 GMTJury rejects woman's bias claims against Silicon Valley firmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98c21e26215547529c0cbf30bf8731bcSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A discrimination lawsuit that put a spotlight on gender balance and working conditions for women at Silicon Valley firms ended with a jury rejecting the female plaintiff's claims.By SUDHIN THANAWALAhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyLegal proceedingsWorkplace discriminationGender ratioLaw and orderPersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesFinancial servicesIndustriesGender issuesDemographicsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98c21e26215547529c0cbf30bf8731bcSat, 28 Mar 2015 08:36:42 GMTYemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran,' directly blaming country for chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3122f536a8d64180b3855cd65c0e5c27SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran,' directly blaming country for chaos.iGeneral newsEgyptMiddle EastYemenIranNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3122f536a8d64180b3855cd65c0e5c27Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:52:19 GMTEgypt president says Yemen intervention was 'unevitable'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf1f4956d3754eeba417dc3e84ecd45fSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Egypt's president says the military intervention by a 10-nation coalition led by Saudi Arabia was "inevitable" after meddling there by a foreign power — a thinly veiled reference to Iran.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsEgyptMiddle EastIranSaudi ArabiaYemenNorth AfricaAfricaTehranRed SeaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf1f4956d3754eeba417dc3e84ecd45fSat, 28 Mar 2015 10:16:41 GMTBoko Haram forces villagers from 2 poll stations in northhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0ea9f7576845c3a0c90e96bdb6f06bABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say Boko Haram gunmen forced villagers to abandon three northeastern polling stations as Nigerians line up to vote in a closely contested presidential election.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsMunicipal governmentsWar and unrestBombingsPolitical and civil unrestRebellions and uprisingsImprovised explosivesLocal governmentsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNigeriaWest AfricaAfricaAbujahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0ea9f7576845c3a0c90e96bdb6f06bSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:37:40 GMTYemen president calls for mass, peaceful demonstrations in Yemen in support of his governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac843b6924d74f7098ae026c63b1891aSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen president calls for mass, peaceful demonstrations in Yemen in support of his government.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestEgyptYemenMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac843b6924d74f7098ae026c63b1891aSat, 28 Mar 2015 10:41:26 GMTA look at what's been lost to historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e056854e6b9f4b71af82cdd42830f0bcA look at what's gone but not forgotten:By The Associated PressaGovernment and politicsEmbassiesInternational relationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e056854e6b9f4b71af82cdd42830f0bcSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:01:27 GMTUS women's medal drought continues at figure skating worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd735153d3154fbdb9086802950a6779SHANGHAI (AP) — For the ninth straight year, there wasn't an American woman on the podium at the figure skating world championships.By JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsWomen's skatingWomen's sportsISU Figure Skating World ChampionshipsFigure skatingSkatingEventsShanghaiEast AsiaChinaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd735153d3154fbdb9086802950a6779Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:17:54 GMTPopular Nevada governor looms over fight for Reid seathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e81bc5bc570c48768d11c8428a6b241cLAS VEGAS (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada, where a popular Republican governor appears reluctant to change jobs and the pending loss of Reid's clout in Washington is causing anxiety over who might replace him.By MICHAEL R. BLOOD and KIMBERLY PIERCEALLaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureState governmentsRace and ethnicityLegislatureHispanicsSocial issuesSocial affairsNevadaLas VegasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e81bc5bc570c48768d11c8428a6b241cSat, 28 Mar 2015 08:27:05 GMTDecorated Boston cop in coma after being shot in facehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ee87de7e14c441b95ffc2571bfe8c09BOSTON (AP) — A police officer who was honored for his role in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing was in an induced coma fighting for his life early Saturday after being shot in the face during a traffic stop, authorities said.aGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingViolent crimeCrimeEventsBombingsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ee87de7e14c441b95ffc2571bfe8c09Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:40:56 GMTYemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e329832e44461abeeb540c189baa69SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen's embattled president on Saturday called Shiite rebels who forced him to flee the country "stooges of Iran," directly blaming the Islamic Republic for the chaos there and demanding airstrikes against rebel positions continue until they surrender.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsEvacuationsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptIranMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaSanaaJiddahGaza StripNorth AfricaAfricaPalestinian territorieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5e329832e44461abeeb540c189baa69Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:25:23 GMTUN chief says he's angry, shamed by failure to end Syria's war; vows to step up diplomacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d4443d4607d4c709bf216f29cc086aaSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — UN chief says he's angry, shamed by failure to end Syria's war; vows to step up diplomacy.iGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricaSyriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d4443d4607d4c709bf216f29cc086aaSat, 28 Mar 2015 11:07:43 GMTEgypt calls for joint Arab military force amid Yemen strikeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bef80bc2da54c3891d4ab5165c10dbbSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Egypt's president has called for the creation of a joint Arab military force as it and other countries launch airstrikes against Shiite rebels in Yemen.By HAMZA HENDAWI and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsEgyptMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaYemenNorth AfricaAfricaTehranRed SeaJiddahUnited StatesGulf of AdenDjiboutiIranNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bef80bc2da54c3891d4ab5165c10dbbSat, 28 Mar 2015 09:59:43 GMTEgypt's president says Arab countries facing unprecedented threat to their stability, identityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cdb3b834a9b46c68b50660458802c4fSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Egypt's president says Arab countries facing unprecedented threat to their stability, identity.iGeneral newsEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cdb3b834a9b46c68b50660458802c4fSat, 28 Mar 2015 09:47:45 GMTOfficial: Al-Shabab siege at Somali hotel ends, 21 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be806f9ab6794f2b9ec98370928041cdMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Blood spattered utensils, bullet-pocked walls and overturned chairs mark the reception area of a prominent hotel in the Somali capital following an attack by Islamic extremists that killed at least 21, including six attackers.By ABDI GULEDiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestDiplomacyGovernment and politicsInternational relationsTerrorismSomaliaMogadishuEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be806f9ab6794f2b9ec98370928041cdSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:50:36 GMTBride convicted of involuntary manslaughter after weddinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdc31616f9b46f4b114b6ca8b310c7fBEAVER, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania newlywed has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment in the shooting death of her niece hours after the ceremony.aGeneral newsReckless endangermentViolent crimeCrimeBeaverPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdc31616f9b46f4b114b6ca8b310c7fSat, 28 Mar 2015 14:07:57 GMTPainstaking recovery mission at treacherous Alps crash sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843b2ec2e873472fbd20719fc970472bSEYNE-LES-ALPES, France (AP) — The ravine echoes with helicopter rotors, the scrape of metal on stone, the rumble of sliding scree as the remnants of Germanwings Flight 9525 dislodge from the mountainside.By LORI HINNANT and GREG KELLERiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashForensicsAccidentsCriminal investigationsCrimeMountainsEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderEnvironment and natureFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843b2ec2e873472fbd20719fc970472bSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:42:13 GMTIn Thailand, a mercurial junta leader known for sharp tonguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92c3df51966438588692cc8c40c60e9BANGKOK (AP) — Ear tugs. A flying banana peel. Sarcastic remarks about getting smacked, or punched — or even executed. Such is life for the press corps covering Thailand's notoriously testy military ruler.By TODD PITMAN and THANYARAT DOKSONEiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsBombingsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsThailandBangkokSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92c3df51966438588692cc8c40c60e9Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:33:48 GMTYemen's president says Arab military intervention must continue until Shiite rebels surrenderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/930564d37f784f97882dbc714f5f4dd5SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Yemen's president says Arab military intervention must continue until Shiite rebels surrender.iGeneral newsEgyptYemenMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/930564d37f784f97882dbc714f5f4dd5Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:40:00 GMTAl-Qaida in Syria seizes large parts of northern cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1167a3d80d1b4c4189d9eb23b767d5ceBEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida's affiliate in Syria, the Nusra Front, captured most of the northwestern city of Idlib from government forces Saturday, sweeping into neighborhoods in the center of the city in a powerful blow to President Bashar Assad's government, opposition activists and the group said.By ZEINA KARAMiGeneral newsCivil warsWar and unrestArmed forcesTerrorismGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseSyriaTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1167a3d80d1b4c4189d9eb23b767d5ceSat, 28 Mar 2015 13:35:31 GMTHamilton on pole, Vettel 2nd in qualifying at Malaysian GPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d41b0b34c2c6419aa99de8ee5bfdd09eSEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel believes he can end Mercedes' dominant run in Formula One by winning Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix after qualifying second on Saturday and ending the Silver Arrows' long run of front-row lockouts.By CHRIS LINESsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d41b0b34c2c6419aa99de8ee5bfdd09eSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:11:47 GMTDelete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record keepershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe1ad3f966084502bf2c87c2d8fd48dcWASHINGTON (AP) — The focus on Hillary Rodham Clinton's email practices as secretary of state is causing historians and government record-keepers to take stock of an imperfect system for preserving the government's history.By NANCY BENACwGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe1ad3f966084502bf2c87c2d8fd48dcSat, 28 Mar 2015 12:44:11 GMTGerman pilot visited glider field near crash site as a childhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16393ca37854419fb27e21400d9695e0SISTERON, France (AP) — The German co-pilot accused of crashing a passenger plane in the French Alps frequented a gliding club near the crash site as a child with his parents, according to a member of the club.By MILOS KRIVOKAPIC and FRANK JORDANSiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashAccidentsHealthEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationGermanyFranceEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16393ca37854419fb27e21400d9695e0Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:53:14 GMT