FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:17:40 -0700Levy falters at Volvo China Open; 4 tied for leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d63a798c6e1f4ebc8fcd118343f1b4eaSHANGHAI (AP) — Defending champion Alexander Levy could do little wrong as he opened his third round at the Volvo China Open on Saturday with four straight birdies, including a magnificent putt from 50 feet away.By JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsGolfMen's sportsMen's golfChinaShanghaiGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d63a798c6e1f4ebc8fcd118343f1b4eaSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:30:17 GMT3 suicide car bombs target Iraq-Jordan border crossinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4f704b0a52846b2af9b9c15f44aa587BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Interior Ministry spokesman says three suicide car bombs attacked security forces at a border crossing with neighboring Jordan, causing casualties.By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestMilitant groupsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsIraqJordanMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4f704b0a52846b2af9b9c15f44aa587Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:58:08 GMTDeath toll from Nepal earthquake reaches at least 688http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dc49877e12945b7a22dd60ba99b176fKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A top Nepalese official says at least 688 people have died in the massive earthquake that struck outside Kathmandu.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dc49877e12945b7a22dd60ba99b176fSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:58:33 GMTAt least 20 dead, dozens injured in India after Nepal quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98b4a119f7174fdb83779278ff47257fNEW DELHI (AP) — Officials say at least 20 people have been killed and dozens more injured in India in a powerful earthquake that struck neighboring Nepal.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersIndiaNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98b4a119f7174fdb83779278ff47257fSat, 25 Apr 2015 10:45:06 GMT8 dead as quake-triggered avalanche sweeps Everesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9306dbea8e964451b0aa08f330c4912dKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept the face of Mount Everest after the massive earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, killing at least eight people and leaving an unknown number missing and injured near the mountain's most dangerous spot, an official said.By TIM SULLIVAN and BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersMountainsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduDenmarkAsiaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9306dbea8e964451b0aa08f330c4912dSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:51:00 GMTGunmen kill activist in Pakistan after Baluchistan eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/685daa46ad734a4b99a8e3036b096a3aKARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen on a motorcycle killed a prominent women's rights activist in Pakistan just hours after she held a forum on the country's restive Baluchistan region, home to a long-running insurgency, police said Saturday.By ADIL JAWADiGeneral newsWar and unrestEmbassiesPolitical activismInternational relationsGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesKarachiPakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/685daa46ad734a4b99a8e3036b096a3aSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:30:57 GMTNepal officials say death toll from earthquake has reached at least 688http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/988ea9c81e55430f966f5831a9d5444aKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal officials say death toll from earthquake has reached at least 688.iGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/988ea9c81e55430f966f5831a9d5444aSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:54:10 GMTRebels enter northwest Syrian town as government withdrawshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cd86aa0c98a4bfaaa07da36cbed5fceBEIRUT (AP) — Hard-line Syrian rebel groups entered a strategic town Saturday in northwestern Syria, sending government troops fleeing after intense clashes that have seen them take nearly all of a crucial province.By SARAH EL DEEBiGeneral newsRebellions and uprisingsWar and unrestCivil warsGovernment and politicsTroop withdrawalsSyriaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cd86aa0c98a4bfaaa07da36cbed5fceSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:53:15 GMTNepal's Home Ministry says at least 71 people killed in the earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67714a08fd0f4b4d9d358f78c71b123dKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's Home Ministry says at least 71 people killed in the earthquake.iGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67714a08fd0f4b4d9d358f78c71b123dSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:35:28 GMTTurkish plane makes emergency landinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d31de7b1f5ec4a1bb710e471ab1f5e0fANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish Airline official says a plane returning from Milan made an emergency landing in Istanbul and ran off the runway. The plane left a trail of sparks and smoke as it landed but all passengers were evacuated safely.iGeneral newsFiresEvacuationsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d31de7b1f5ec4a1bb710e471ab1f5e0fSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:46:11 GMTMagnitude-7.9 quake hits Nepal, causing big damage, injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ba5e4c11cd4d7aafef833cb9d0d029KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful, magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, collapsing houses, leveling centuries-old temples and cutting open roads in the worst temblor in the Himalayan nation in over 80 years.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsProperty damageNatural disastersAccidents and disastersHealthInjuriesMountainsGovernment and politicsAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaKathmanduTibetNew DelhiSouth AsiaPakistanChinaLahoreAsiaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ba5e4c11cd4d7aafef833cb9d0d029Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:23:35 GMT101 dead as 7.8 quake hits Nepal, causing big damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbdbee0e4399416e9e7a3c9a942c9d4bKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 138 people across a swathe of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches in the Himalayas. It was the worst temblor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersProperty damageAccidents and disastersHealthInjuriesMountainsGovernment and politicsAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetSouth AsiaKathmanduNew DelhiBangladeshPakistanAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbdbee0e4399416e9e7a3c9a942c9d4bSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:08:28 GMTSenior guide says avalanche has swept mountain near Everest base camp; casualties unclearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7805f8e856914179a749052178967645KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Senior guide says avalanche has swept mountain near Everest base camp; casualties unclear.iGeneral newsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7805f8e856914179a749052178967645Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:32:43 GMTAs contributions fall, House GOP rebels blame party leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/293a8d29b3694058b899aee4522d96cdWASHINGTON (AP) — As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests.By ALAN FRAMwGovernment and politicsElectionsPolitical action committeesCampaignsHouse electionsPolitical partiesLegislaturePolitical organizationsPolitical fundraisingMilitary and defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/293a8d29b3694058b899aee4522d96cdSat, 25 Apr 2015 12:24:25 GMTEurozone hopes Greek criticism will bear fruithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49cbcd5ac6b84ef894cba7e37bef4c8fRIGA, Latvia (AP) — Greece's European creditors expressed the hope Saturday that the criticism the country's finance minister faced over his failure to present an economic reform plan on time will prompt a positive response soon.By PAN PYLASiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsRigaEuropeGreeceAthensLatviaEastern EuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49cbcd5ac6b84ef894cba7e37bef4c8fSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:34:39 GMTEurozone express hopes that Greek criticism will bear fruithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41a389f9e1fa427c808c64edd98c6100RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Greece's European creditors sought to douse talk that they are making plans for a potential Greek exit from the euro and expressed hope Saturday that recent criticism may prompt the country to push ahead with an economic reform plan needed to unlock rescue loans.By PAN PYLASiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsRigaEuropeGreeceGermanyLatviaEastern EuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41a389f9e1fa427c808c64edd98c6100Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:11:09 GMTTogo votes as president seeks to continue family dynastyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2fd30a09be44b0a86109d2026118a05LOME, Togo (AP) — Voters have begun casting their ballots for president in the West African nation of Togo, a country that has been ruled by the same family for nearly 50 years.iGeneral newsTogoLomeWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2fd30a09be44b0a86109d2026118a05Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:28:07 GMTReports: Rebels enter strategic town in northwestern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db54be861e5c4299821edd7ca107181fBEIRUT (AP) — Activists and opposition media are reporting that several hard-line Syrian rebel groups have pushed their way into a strategic town in northwestern Syria following intense clashes that lasted only days.iGeneral newsSyriaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db54be861e5c4299821edd7ca107181fSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:48:29 GMTRisk and worry await S. Korea work to lift doomed ferryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d10390c1dd4f2789f0817e40d38527SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Salvaging the corroded, 6,800-ton ferry Sewol from deep beneath a channel notorious for dangerous currents will be difficult, expensive and potentially risky. It will also be one more major headache for a government already reeling from accusations that its incompetence and corruption were partly responsible for the 304 people killed when the ship sank a year ago.By HYUNG-JIN KIMiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsGovernment and politicsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d10390c1dd4f2789f0817e40d38527Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:11:30 GMTTop eurozone official hopes Greek criticism will bear fruithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/689acdf43b8d47bf80e74b647fdcbcb8RIGA, Latvia (AP) — The eurozone's top official hopes the criticism Greece's finance minister has faced over the country's failure to present an economic reform plan on time will prompt a positive response soon.iBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGreeceLatviaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/689acdf43b8d47bf80e74b647fdcbcb8Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:06:05 GMTBruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/082412b5b8f141908b4a8255e6eae6a0NEW YORK (AP) — In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.By DAVID BAUDERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLifestyleSportsTelevision programsParentingEntertainmentRelationshipsGender issuesSocial issuesSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/082412b5b8f141908b4a8255e6eae6a0Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:20:07 GMTIraqi army battles Islamic State militants near Fallujahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/744e587bbc6545e1870d8c00ebf31a3aBAGHDAD (AP) — Fierce clashes erupted northeast of Fallujah on Saturday between the Iraqi army and Islamic State militants following an ambush the day before that killed a general and staff officers.By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestArmed forcesBombingsImprovised explosivesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsIraqBaghdadMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/744e587bbc6545e1870d8c00ebf31a3aSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:46:34 GMTItaly marks 70th anniversary of anti-Nazi uprisinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a2de1f1675e406c8bf4bb04f1f6590dROME (AP) — Italy on Saturday celebrated the 70th anniversary of a partisan uprising against the Nazis and their Fascist allies near the end of World War II.By KARL RITTERiGeneral newsNazismGovernment and politicsItalyRomeMilanWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a2de1f1675e406c8bf4bb04f1f6590dSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:54:51 GMTSurfer critically injured by shark off southern Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58cfac014bc34cbe91d7da48ef9b150fADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — A surfer was in critical condition after a shark attacked him Saturday in southern Australia, police said.iGeneral newsSharksFishAnimalsAccidentsAccidents and disastersAustraliaAdelaideSouth AustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58cfac014bc34cbe91d7da48ef9b150fSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:13:51 GMTThousands march in South Korea anti-government protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c882a28c4741ac883d490ec09c03c1SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Thousands of South Koreans marched in Seoul for the second straight day Saturday to protest government labor policies and the handling of a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people a year ago.By KIM TONG-HYUNGiBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment policyGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c882a28c4741ac883d490ec09c03c1Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:48:58 GMTStarbucks: Computer outage fixed; stores to reopen Saturdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d55d1b0816c849e7a4a7c4dbabe2f89fSEATTLE (AP) — A computer outage hit thousands of Starbucks stores, and some gave away free drinks before many closed early to the dismay of caffeine-craving patrons.By CHRIS GRYGIELaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCanadaSeattlePhoenixUnited StatesWashingtonNorth AmericaArizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d55d1b0816c849e7a4a7c4dbabe2f89fSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:36:57 GMTQuestions after Indiana school stage collapse injures 16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495e0d7f58914681a82ada984f2059deINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The superintendent of an Indiana school district where a stage collapsed, injuring 16 high school students when they plunged into an orchestra pit, said Friday that the section that gave way was only a few years old, but it's unclear whether it was ever subject to inspection.By RICK CALLAHANaGeneral newsPrimary and secondary educationSchool administrationAccidents and disastersAccidentsEducationSocial affairsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentIndianaIndianapolisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495e0d7f58914681a82ada984f2059deSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:18:06 GMTStarbucks: Computer outage fixed; stores reopen Saturdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24149bab9db5402bad429c3ff174b8a7SEATTLE (AP) — A computer outage hit thousands of Starbucks stores, and some gave away free drinks before many closed early to the dismay of caffeine-craving patrons.By CHRIS GRYGIELaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCanadaSeattlePhoenixUnited StatesWashingtonNorth AmericaArizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24149bab9db5402bad429c3ff174b8a7Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:51:34 GMTThousands march in S. Korea anti-government protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94eb7062068f4a30927dc3ca35bb5e15SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Thousands of South Koreans marched in Seoul for the second straight day Saturday to protest government labor policies and the handling of a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people a year ago.By KIM TONG-HYUNGiBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment policyGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94eb7062068f4a30927dc3ca35bb5e15Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:40:23 GMTSame-sex marriage pioneer among lawyers for high court caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c5e40dc5e04980895d5148caae5cd5WASHINGTON (AP) — Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind him, and two lawyers making their first appearance before the justices.By MARK SHERMANwGovernment and politicsGays and lesbiansHigher educationMarriageNational courtsEducationSocial affairsFamily issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryUnited StatesMichiganBostonMassachusettsCincinnatiNorth AmericaOhiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3c5e40dc5e04980895d5148caae5cd5Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:19:21 GMTIndian officials say at least 20 dead, dozens injured in India after Nepal earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ada6eaca6f4243028206f107e939f5ccNEW DELHI (AP) — Indian officials say at least 20 dead, dozens injured in India after Nepal earthquake.iGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersIndiaNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ada6eaca6f4243028206f107e939f5ccSat, 25 Apr 2015 10:28:38 GMTThousands march on S. Korea anti-government protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6089496b28184c719e06399f0b690256SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Thousands of South Koreans marched in Seoul for the second straight day Saturday to protest government labor policies and the handling of a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people a year ago.By KIM TONG-HYUNGiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment policyGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6089496b28184c719e06399f0b690256Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:47:53 GMTRussian bikers begin run despite Polish entry banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e62d756f7fa400db7322151c7265ab9MOSCOW (AP) — Riders from a Russian nationalist motorcycle group have begun their run commemorating the Red Army's offensive against Nazi Germany, despite Poland's announcement that it would refuse to let them in the country.iGeneral newsNationalismGovernment and politicsMoscowPolandBelarusRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e62d756f7fa400db7322151c7265ab9Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:43:31 GMTKey facts about Nepal, site of magnitude-7.8 quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fdd61aa00b147cd9a1a8a16caa4ffdaKey facts about Nepal, where an earthquake magnitude-7.8 hit Saturday:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fdd61aa00b147cd9a1a8a16caa4ffdaSat, 25 Apr 2015 10:25:47 GMTMan arrested over drone at Japanese prime minister's officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca89eb3e61e341dc8b1bbab9f0a49e15TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have arrested a man who admitted to landing a drone with low-level radioactive sand on the roof of the prime minister's office to protest the government's nuclear energy policy, officials said Saturday.By MARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsDrone surveillance and warfareArrestsDrone aircraftNational governmentsGovernment and politicsGovernment policyMilitary and defenseLaw and orderCrimeJapanTokyoEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca89eb3e61e341dc8b1bbab9f0a49e15Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:29:37 GMTMystery abounds when it comes to 'neuroscouting' in baseballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08be97397d23429dbb4986887b028737CHICAGO (AP) — Baseball's most compelling video game is not offered in any store. Exactly how many people are playing is unclear. When it comes to the sticker price, no one wants to talk about it.By JAY COHENaGeneral newsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08be97397d23429dbb4986887b028737Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:47:36 GMTNepal quake: Hundreds dead, history crumbled, Everest shakenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d993cd50f8b4a638b976da2e1333e76KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 718 people across a swath of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest. It was the worst tremor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersProperty damageAccidents and disastersHealthMountainsGovernment and politicsAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetKathmanduNew DelhiSouth AsiaBangladeshPakistanAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d993cd50f8b4a638b976da2e1333e76Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:00:30 GMTAt least 71 killed in magnitude-7.9 quake in Nepalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df010a66eb2427aa1c49cb5c3d1ba22KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's Home Ministry says at least 71 people have been killed in a magnitude-7.9 earthquake that hit the capital and the Kathmandu Valley.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersProperty damageHealthMountainsGovernment and politicsAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduAsiaIndiaTibetNew DelhiPakistanChinaLahoreGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df010a66eb2427aa1c49cb5c3d1ba22Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:49:06 GMTNepal police: 449 dead in quake, including 181 in Kathmanduhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c39feeae33e24e41a7e5d9cc2d8e0808KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A police official says that 449 people have been confirmed dead in the massive Nepal earthquake, including 181 in Kathmandu.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c39feeae33e24e41a7e5d9cc2d8e0808Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:19:34 GMTNepal says 8 bodies have been recovered after avalanche sweeps Everest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb756c37c574c428e592a94e6998759KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal says 8 bodies have been recovered after avalanche sweeps Everest.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb756c37c574c428e592a94e6998759Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:23:40 GMT81 dead as 7.9 quake hits Nepal, causing big damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14008d480a35444a90607793596976b2KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 71 people, as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches in the Himalayas. It was the worst temblor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersHealthGovernment and politicsMountainsProperty damageAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetSouth AsiaKathmanduNew DelhiBangladeshPakistanAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14008d480a35444a90607793596976b2Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:06:05 GMTTV: 2 dead, 100 injured in Bangladesh from Nepal quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c09f8839211f474fa941a68d09f3a0a6DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A TV report says that two people were killed and more than 100 injured in Bangladesh in an earthquake that originated in Nepal.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersBangladeshDhakaSouth AsiaNepalAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c09f8839211f474fa941a68d09f3a0a6Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:37:17 GMT74 dead as 7.9 quake hits Nepal, causing big damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/174e13c448204df49451ffab3c30e486KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 71 people, as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveling centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches in the Himalayas. It was the worst temblor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersProperty damageAccidentsNepalTibetSouth AsiaKathmanduBangladeshChinaPakistanAsiaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/174e13c448204df49451ffab3c30e486Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:53:47 GMTTurkish plane makes emergency landing over engine firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6caba4a66144bc087546025429554faANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run television says a Turkish Airlines plane bound for Milan made an emergency landing at Istanbul after one its engines caught fire. All passengers were safely evacuated.iGeneral newsFiresIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6caba4a66144bc087546025429554faSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:18:40 GMTHernandez dominant, Cruz goes deep as M's beat Twins 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0d0d839cfe547e28dc43a2f1204d1c3SEATTLE (AP) — There was an extra twinge of disappointment for Felix Hernandez as he watched Trevor Plouffe's line drive fall into the grass of right field for a base hit.By TIM BOOTHsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSeattleMinnesotaWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0d0d839cfe547e28dc43a2f1204d1c3Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:34:20 GMTKey facts about Nepal, site of magnitude-7.9 quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af3852f40274296a20a08dc9cf8941eKey facts about Nepal, where an earthquake magnitude-7.9 hit Saturday:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af3852f40274296a20a08dc9cf8941eSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:04:27 GMTThe world's strongest earthquakes since 1900http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5706bad2e97a4575ab1799478a19f715A magnitude-7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley on Saturday, the worst quake in the Himalayan nation in over 80 years.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsNatural disasters2011 Japan earthquake and tsunamiAccidents and disastersEventsIndonesiaNepalSumatraEast AsiaChileSoutheast AsiaAsiaSouth AsiaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5706bad2e97a4575ab1799478a19f715Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:18:25 GMT479 dead as 7.8 quake hits Nepal, causing big damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d6f762500864461b83019331e67cb7bKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 479 people across a swath of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches in the Himalayas. It was the worst temblor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and MUNEEZA NAQVIiGeneral newsNatural disastersProperty damageAccidents and disastersHealthInjuriesMountainsGovernment and politicsAccidentsEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetKathmanduSouth AsiaNew DelhiBangladeshPakistanAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d6f762500864461b83019331e67cb7bSat, 25 Apr 2015 11:25:40 GMTAvalanche sweeps Everest in Nepal; 30 injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e33ff4e9ac945719d6620e2b1ea542bKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept the face of Mt. Everest after the massive earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, a senior mountaineering guide, injuring at least 30 people.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersAthlete injuriesMountainsAthlete healthSportsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e33ff4e9ac945719d6620e2b1ea542bSat, 25 Apr 2015 10:11:24 GMTJapan's war history will shadow PM's US visit next weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fe852183a374948a226800346c7d84aWASHINGTON (AP) — Seventy years after the end of World War II, Japan wants to look to the future but can't shake off its past. When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the U.S. next week, he will be promoting a regional free trade pact and stronger defense ties with America as his government loosens the shackles of Japan's pacifist constitution.By MATTHEW PENNINGTONwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsDiplomacyWorld War IIConstitutionsPrisoners of warVeteransLegislatureWar and unrestInternational relationsEventsEconomic policyEconomyBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment policyInternational tradeInternational agreementsJapanTokyoSouth KoreaUnited StatesEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fe852183a374948a226800346c7d84aSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:43:06 GMT