FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 06 May 2015 14:24:19 -0700Report: 1,580 IRS workers evaded taxes over 10-year periodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6aa05419fe249c3a34e18ee53d9384aWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1,600 IRS workers were found to have willfully evaded taxes over a 10-year period, including some who were responsible for enforcing the nation's tax laws, a government watchdog said Wednesday.By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERwBusinessGovernment and politicsTax evasionGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsCrimeGeneral newsLegislationLegislatureUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6aa05419fe249c3a34e18ee53d9384aWed, 06 May 2015 19:43:07 GMTStudy: Top tech firms bypassing Asian workers for exec jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc654e4c5a4a47bd8cb7ebe517170977SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google, Yahoo and other major technology companies are far more inclined to hire Asians as computer programmers than to promote them to become managers or executives, according to a study released Wednesday.By MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologySocial diversityRace and ethnicityWorkplace discriminationCorporate managementInformation technologySocial issuesSocial affairsPersonnelLabor issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesCorporate newsIndustriesGender issuesSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc654e4c5a4a47bd8cb7ebe517170977Wed, 06 May 2015 19:35:56 GMTNo agreement between Florida governor, feds on Medicaidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8219c4fe8fd4391ab3217e1e8dca7baWASHINGTON (AP) — Despite meeting with the Obama administration in Washington on Wednesday, Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott said the two are still far apart on health care financing issues that have paralyzed the state's efforts to pass a new budget.By KELLI KENNEDY and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARwGeneral newsHealthState governmentsGovernment and politicsGovernment-funded health insuranceNational governmentsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment programsHealth care industryIndustriesFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8219c4fe8fd4391ab3217e1e8dca7baWed, 06 May 2015 19:14:05 GMTUsing a smartphone microscope to detect parasites in bloodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ed647150bf24cd58eb89f8acb3b8566WASHINGTON (AP) — Prick a finger and have the blood checked for parasites — by smartphone? Scientists are turning those ubiquitous phones into microscopes and other medical tools that could help fight diseases in remote parts of the world.By LAURAN NEERGAARDhtBusinessHealthGovernment and politicsTechnologyWormsMedicationMobile phonesConsumer electronicsProducts and servicesCorporate newsAnimalsDiagnosis and treatmentCameroonAfricaBerkeleyCentral AfricaWest AfricaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ed647150bf24cd58eb89f8acb3b8566Wed, 06 May 2015 19:12:12 GMTAnalysis: Republican budget claims don't add uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce88d6f09b0e43eab59c30924c595761WASHINGTON (AP) — On paper and in speeches, Republicans boast that Congress' first budget since they won control of the Senate and House last fall will eliminate red ink within a decade.By DAVID ESPOwGovernment and politicsLegislatureLegislationPolitical partiesGovernment-funded health insuranceGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessIndustry regulationGovernment regulationsPolitical organizationsGovernment programsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce88d6f09b0e43eab59c30924c595761Wed, 06 May 2015 19:03:33 GMTGermanwings co-pilot practiced descents hours before crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa9dac4c326540ffb8edb95d26ff9897PARIS (AP) — The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appears to have practiced sending the jetliner into a deadly descent on another flight, just two hours before he intentionally crashed it into the French Alps, investigators said Wednesday.By JAMEY KEATEN and JOAN LOWYiBusinessGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashAccidentsTransportation safetyEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationGermanyFranceBarcelonaWestern EuropeEuropeSpainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa9dac4c326540ffb8edb95d26ff9897Wed, 06 May 2015 20:24:15 GMTStates consider deer hunting permit cuts after tough winterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f78e2b8a4d8f4d09a43f83752e7ec7b9AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A tough winter killed off many deer, and now wildlife regulators are implementing or considering deep cuts to hunting permits.By PATRICK WHITTLEaGeneral newsDeerAnimalsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleMammalsMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f78e2b8a4d8f4d09a43f83752e7ec7b9Wed, 06 May 2015 19:06:28 GMTFugitive on lam since 1959 waives extraditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c807a2be65d54a6c897a123b509714bfORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A fugitive who had been on the lam since walking away from a prison farm in 1959 won't fight his extradition back to Ohio after his arrest in Florida.By MIKE SCHNEIDERaGeneral newsExtraditionFugitivesCrimeLaw and orderFloridaOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c807a2be65d54a6c897a123b509714bfWed, 06 May 2015 18:58:22 GMTWoman in DuPont economic espionage case pleads guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5fe3b9ae97d43dc81ba201a922f6177SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A woman pleaded guilty to conspiracy to tamper with evidence after being accused with her husband and former DuPont employees of stealing and selling trade secrets to China for a highly coveted whitener used in cars, Oreo cookies and a variety of other products.BY SUDHIN THANAWALAaGeneral newsEspionageConspiracyLegal proceedingsCrimeEconomyCorporate crimeCorporate newsBusinessLaw and orderChinaSan FranciscoGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5fe3b9ae97d43dc81ba201a922f6177Wed, 06 May 2015 19:17:05 GMTFigures on government spending and debthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b96624de94e34dc9b33c057f7be26bafWASHINGTON (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/b96624de94e34dc9b33c057f7be26bafWed, 06 May 2015 20:02:32 GMTLikud official says Israeli premier Netanyahu reaches deal to form new coalition governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a49112384a1542cfad77facc3574fb0bJERUSALEM (AP) — Likud official says Israeli premier Netanyahu reaches deal to form new coalition government.iGeneral newsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a49112384a1542cfad77facc3574fb0bWed, 06 May 2015 20:15:54 GMTTexas gay discrimination bill opens complex father-son splithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6ded73d0fc94147b31f98cb4002dc93HOUSTON (AP) — Beau Miller and Patrick Summers have been partners for four years, but last December was the first time they spent Christmas at Miller's parents' home.By WILL WEISSERTaGeneral newsGays and lesbiansState legislatureGovernment and politicsLegislatureState governmentsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLegislationHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleGender issuesTexasHoustonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6ded73d0fc94147b31f98cb4002dc93Wed, 06 May 2015 20:09:33 GMTThe Latest: Barcelona takes the leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9426bb4f2b19422587891ba89b39f883BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — GOAL! Barcelona 1 (Messi) Bayern Munich 0By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerFIFA World CupProfessional soccerUEFA Champions League2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichPolandEuropeWestern EuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9426bb4f2b19422587891ba89b39f883Wed, 06 May 2015 20:20:58 GMTIsrael's Netanyahu completes formation of governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77d13c13d9b14c128a1540df2dc54f31JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has completed the formation of a new coalition government, less than an hour before a midnight deadline.By JOSEF FEDERMANiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational governmentsJudaismReligionSocial affairsIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77d13c13d9b14c128a1540df2dc54f31Wed, 06 May 2015 20:20:45 GMTThe Latest: Bayern play high-risk game vs. Barcelonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94eb870d594d45fbbb8c8cd8c70ca5a2BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — 9 p.m.By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerUEFA Champions LeagueFIFA World CupProfessional soccer2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94eb870d594d45fbbb8c8cd8c70ca5a2Wed, 06 May 2015 19:02:57 GMTCowboys round up cattle after semi overturns on highwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c41c83dbebc34b9cbc6a22a4be1ca533MAIZE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas highway has reopened after cowboys helped round up cattle who escaped a semitrailer that had rolled over near Wichita.aGeneral newsKansasWichitaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c41c83dbebc34b9cbc6a22a4be1ca533Wed, 06 May 2015 19:20:04 GMTLast known member of US' German moon rocket design team dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b9471757df941a282093df4587a8601BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The last known surviving member of the German engineering team that came to the United States after World War II and designed the rocket that took astronauts to the moon has died.By JAY REEVESaGeneral newsObituariesIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessHuntsvilleUnited StatesAlabamaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b9471757df941a282093df4587a8601Wed, 06 May 2015 19:20:05 GMTThe Latest: Referee turns down early Barca appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1bf2dfc0b4d4c0c88318c537fbdeaffBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — 8:54 p.m.By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerUEFA Champions LeagueFIFA World CupProfessional soccer2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1bf2dfc0b4d4c0c88318c537fbdeaffWed, 06 May 2015 18:56:21 GMTPlan B eyed after Michigan voters crush tax hike for roadshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edfcc7b8c824220a87d235299de18c7LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder and lawmakers will be forced to consider an alternative to address Michigan's deteriorating roads after voters resoundingly rejected a ballot measure that would have increased taxes to pump $1.2 billion a year more into transportation infrastructure.By DAVID EGGERTpGovernment and politicsElectionsConstitutional amendmentsLegislatureState legislatureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGovernment financeGovernment business and financeState governmentsNational governmentsEconomic policyEconomyGovernment policyConstitutionsMichiganLansingUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edfcc7b8c824220a87d235299de18c7Wed, 06 May 2015 19:48:43 GMTFormer pediatrician appeals 'waterboarding' convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6ca7695430041d5ae599245c3f782e1DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Supreme Court is considering an appeal by a former pediatrician serving three years in prison for abusing his female companion's daughter, including "waterboarding" the girl by holding her head under a faucet.By RANDALL CHASEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderDoverDelawareUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6ca7695430041d5ae599245c3f782e1Wed, 06 May 2015 20:02:07 GMTGrain mostly higher, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea0b99b67f2d4123898ed51a462f31c2CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea0b99b67f2d4123898ed51a462f31c2Wed, 06 May 2015 19:47:32 GMTMcIlroy, Spieth linked closer now at Players Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5abfa0e8cb6448893a59995c58c3b2cPONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy remembers a 19-year-old Texan who was polished for his age and didn't appear to have a glaring weakness in his game. That was the Texas Open two years ago, the first time he played with Jordan Spieth.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMasters Golf TournamentMen's golfMen's sportsGolfEventsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5abfa0e8cb6448893a59995c58c3b2cWed, 06 May 2015 20:23:38 GMTDemocrats fail to oust NY Senate's GOP leader after arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b2ac36104947eabd87e6459b009da1ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Republican leader of the state Senate survived a largely symbolic effort by Democratic lawmakers to oust him from his position Wednesday following his arrest on federal corruption charges.By DAVID KLEPPERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical resignationsState legislaturePolitical corruptionLegislaturePolitical partiesArrestsState governmentsPolitical issuesPolitical organizationsLaw and orderCrimeNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b2ac36104947eabd87e6459b009da1Wed, 06 May 2015 19:13:53 GMTBryce Harper hits 3 HRs in 3 ABs before grounding outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c17c32a7b5ce4d01a4bd52cd3793d105WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryan Harper hit three home runs in his first three at-bats for the Washington Nationals against Miami, then grounded out in what was likely his final trip to the plate..sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c17c32a7b5ce4d01a4bd52cd3793d105Wed, 06 May 2015 19:09:37 GMT3,000 Nigerians escaping Boko Haram deported from Nigerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c85f0238b3b247bebf8993b97461f54bGAIDAM, Nigeria (AP) — Niger troops have deported more than 3,000 Nigerian fishermen and refugees escaping Boko Haram, forcing them to undertake a brutal three-day trek in which at least a dozen people died, an official and witnesses said Wednesday.By HARUNA UMARiGeneral newsPolitical refugeesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsNigeriaNigerWest AfricaChadAfricaCentral Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c85f0238b3b247bebf8993b97461f54bWed, 06 May 2015 19:03:49 GMTTexas incident fuels concern about lone-wolf terror attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aabe6e712c8b4218a1ed2231031b372eThe attempted attack on a provocative cartoon contest in Texas appears to reflect a scenario that has long troubled national security officials: A do-it-yourself terror plot, inspired by the Islamic State extremist group and facilitated through social media. Trying to gauge which individuals in the United States pose such threats — and how vigorously they should be monitored — is a daunting challenge.By DAVID CRARY and ERIC TUCKERaGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aabe6e712c8b4218a1ed2231031b372eWed, 06 May 2015 20:25:38 GMT3 accused of operating fictitious police departmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f914bcb562dc482aa713745192efac5fLOS ANGELES (AP) — Three people were arrested in Southern California for operating a fictitious police department that claims jurisdiction in 33 states and Mexico and says it has existed for 3,000 years, authorities said.By TAMI ABDOLLAH and DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesPoliceGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSanta ClaritaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f914bcb562dc482aa713745192efac5fWed, 06 May 2015 19:04:28 GMTFamily of US captive killed by drone backs hostage czarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef658d34ef984e5f97a101c86243ec24WASHINGTON (AP) — The family of an American captive killed in a drone strike said Wednesday it would welcome the creation of a hostage czar to coordinate government efforts to free those held.By DEB RIECHMANNwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestLegislatureDrone surveillance and warfareLegislationKidnappingDrone aircraftMilitary and defenseCrimePakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef658d34ef984e5f97a101c86243ec24Wed, 06 May 2015 19:06:23 GMTOil train derailment prompts evacuation in North Dakota townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1357615688f4802a28ae4e86da93a88BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An official says a train was hauling crude from North Dakota's oil patch when it derailed and caught fire in a rural area of the state.By BLAKE NICHOLSON and MATTHEW BROWNaBusinessGeneral newsEvacuationsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationFiresEnergy industryIndustriesIndustrial products and servicesNorth DakotaUnited StatesNorth AmericaBismarckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1357615688f4802a28ae4e86da93a88Wed, 06 May 2015 19:50:42 GMTJesse Jackson keeps pressure on Silicon Valley to diversifyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a1e5086c90240058704d4f4930b0c4bSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson renewed his call for the technology industry to make workforce diversity as high a priority as product innovation during a Wednesday summit addressing Silicon Valley's shortage of women, blacks and Hispanics in high-paying jobs.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyWorkplace diversitySummitsHispanicsPersonnelSocial diversitySocial issuesSocial affairsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a1e5086c90240058704d4f4930b0c4bWed, 06 May 2015 19:33:32 GMTArtists who put Ed Snowden bust on NYC monument are ticketedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b1b686aac6c41d395723e9ffa0eb391NEW YORK (AP) — The mystery artists who put a bust of Edward Snowden on a Revolutionary War memorial have been ticketed but not criminally charged, and the city has given back their confiscated statue, their lawyer said Wednesday.By JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsOdditiesVisual artsSculptureArts and entertainmentNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b1b686aac6c41d395723e9ffa0eb391Wed, 06 May 2015 20:25:43 GMTHarper hits 3 HRs in first 3 ABs for Nationalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/724257aadef9490aaa7d43d9acc6fa84WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryan Harper has hit three home runs in his first three at-bats for the Washington Nationals against Miami.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/724257aadef9490aaa7d43d9acc6fa84Wed, 06 May 2015 19:00:31 GMTHerbalife and Zulily are big market movershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/814dabf8f5a14d258358528774676ed8NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:fFinancial performanceCorporate newsBusinessHealth care industryIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/814dabf8f5a14d258358528774676ed8Wed, 06 May 2015 20:28:57 GMTWoman known for trying to sneak on planes jailed in Chicagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca6dd3e23c84ac38e5c9ec115185ebaCHICAGO (AP) — A woman with a history of trying to sneak onto planes without a ticket has been arrested twice in recent days at both of Chicago's international airports after being spotted loitering in terminal areas, police said Wednesday.By JASON KEYSERaGeneral newsCrimeLegal proceedingsArrestsTransportation safetyTransportationLaw and orderChicagoLos AngelesIllinoisUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eca6dd3e23c84ac38e5c9ec115185ebaWed, 06 May 2015 19:38:58 GMTJudge tosses widow's lawsuit in Alaska military plane crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3e9b5ae56f54daa9f06a95b981b6ca7ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A judge has granted the state's request to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the widow of one of four men killed when a military cargo plane crashed in 2010 while training for a popular Alaska air show.aGeneral newsAccidentsLegal proceedingsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderSpectacularsRecreation and leisureLifestyleAlaskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3e9b5ae56f54daa9f06a95b981b6ca7Wed, 06 May 2015 19:31:30 GMTThe Latest: Barcelona 0 Bayern 0 at half timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f26f33705d3a417bb8b3aa5526efb2d1BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — 9:37 p.m.By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerUEFA Champions LeagueFIFA World CupProfessional soccer2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f26f33705d3a417bb8b3aa5526efb2d1Wed, 06 May 2015 19:37:38 GMTReview: Witherspoon and Vergara crash in 'Hot Pursuit'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d782f4197c1a426f92eea1a8f9796daf"Hot Pursuit" has all the trappings of a buddy comedy except that whole comedy part.By JAKE COYLEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d782f4197c1a426f92eea1a8f9796dafWed, 06 May 2015 18:58:36 GMTTreasury to expand government checking accounthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c4861f0b8d43d2a23213372a8e4ff5WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government, concerned about possible financial market disruptions from events such as cyberattacks, has decided to more than double the amount of money it keeps in its checking account.By MARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGovernment financeGovernment business and financehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c4861f0b8d43d2a23213372a8e4ff5Wed, 06 May 2015 19:42:45 GMTTeacher arrested after burning students with Tesla coilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9372bf14b5a747f9a5621e47b16da044SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon science teacher who police say used a Tesla coil to burn the phrase "I love mom" into the arms of students has been charged with criminal mistreatment.aGeneral newsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeSalemOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9372bf14b5a747f9a5621e47b16da044Wed, 06 May 2015 20:13:49 GMTYemen Shiite rebels take neighborhood in Aden, occupy palacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b22f20a3deb4f8fbcbf85a7df4c06acSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies consolidated their hold in another part of the southern port city of Aden on Wednesday after heavy fighting with militiamen loyal to the exiled government and capturing the area's presidential palace, officials said.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestWar casualtiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b22f20a3deb4f8fbcbf85a7df4c06acWed, 06 May 2015 20:29:32 GMTThe Latest: Messi scores twice as Barcelona takes the leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8600d5b63b34ff5b8787d703aa1af26BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — 10:27 p.m.By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerFIFA World CupProfessional soccerUEFA Champions League2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichPolandEuropeWestern EuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8600d5b63b34ff5b8787d703aa1af26Wed, 06 May 2015 20:29:01 GMTBurundian opposition leader arrested as protests continuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3c274bf86b84202b1fc88fed16315ccBUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundian Police arrested an opposition leader Wednesday after he attended a meeting of foreign ministers from the East African Community who were seeking a solution to the unrest in the country, triggered by President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for a third term.By JEROME DELAY and ANDREW NJUGUNAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsInternational relationsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeNational electionsElectionsBurundiEast AfricaBujumburaRwandaCentral AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3c274bf86b84202b1fc88fed16315ccWed, 06 May 2015 19:11:48 GMTHarper's 3 HRs, 5 RBIs lift Nationals over Marlins 7-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e18bd15bde394ede85df7542180dbe05WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper hit three home runs in a game for the first time and had five RBIs in his finest day with the Nationals, and Washington beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 Wednesday for their third straight series win.By DAVID GINSBURGsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e18bd15bde394ede85df7542180dbe05Wed, 06 May 2015 19:55:58 GMTUS stocks falling after weak jobs data; oil prices risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e3183aa1ab455a8d19d16a3e57c22aNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell broadly in afternoon trading Wednesday after the release of weak U.S. economic reports and mixed company earnings. Yields on U.S government bonds rose to their highest level in two months and oil prices continued to climb. All 10 industry sectors of the Standard and Poor's 500 index were lower, led by telecommunications companies.By BERNARD CONDONaBusinessGeneral newsPricesCurrency marketsGovernment payLabor economyEconomyStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsCommodity marketsFinancial marketsEnergy industryIndustriesGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsFinancial performanceCorporate newsGovernment financeUnited StatesGreeceEast AsiaNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropeAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e3183aa1ab455a8d19d16a3e57c22aWed, 06 May 2015 18:56:47 GMTPolice union sues over cellphone searches after rowdy partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ee80a4eccfa4753bf50b172f237fdacNEW YORK (AP) — A union representing Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officers has sued the agency, citing what it calls "widespread, ongoing and unconstitutional searches" of their private cellphones.aGeneral newsPoliceSearch and rescue effortsEducationLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessSocial affairsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ee80a4eccfa4753bf50b172f237fdacWed, 06 May 2015 19:58:27 GMTFloyd Mayweather's ex-girlfriend sues boxer for defamationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9b4758f28754032bd793ed5e54531abLOS ANGELES (AP) — The mother of three of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s children sued the undefeated boxing champion for defamation over his recent comments about her and a 2010 domestic violence attack in Las Vegas.aGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsBoxingWomen's boxingMen's boxingDopingCrimeLaw and orderWomen's sportsMen's sportsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9b4758f28754032bd793ed5e54531abWed, 06 May 2015 19:45:27 GMTUniversal Orlando announces new King Kong ride for 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/873414698ba94f3cafbe31ffbd1528ddORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — King Kong first appeared on screens in New York City in 1933, but next summer, he'll be in Florida , headlining a new thrill ride at Universal Orlando.By TAMARA LUSHaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTravelLifestyleOrlandoFloridaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/873414698ba94f3cafbe31ffbd1528ddWed, 06 May 2015 19:47:10 GMTThe Latest: Henry astonished at Barca tactichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a96ad8d00154d99a91bf22f89ef53bfBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — 9:44 p.m.By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerUEFA Champions LeagueFIFA World CupProfessional soccer2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a96ad8d00154d99a91bf22f89ef53bfWed, 06 May 2015 19:49:42 GMTThe Latest: Bayern fight back in Champions Leaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b28563dd82774d378aa3ee7a44728c3bBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — 10:10 p.m.By JOSEPH WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's soccerUEFA Champions LeagueFIFA World CupProfessional soccer2014 FIFA World CupSoccerAthlete healthEventsInternational soccerSpainBarcelonaGermanyMunichEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b28563dd82774d378aa3ee7a44728c3bWed, 06 May 2015 20:11:25 GMTCablevision CEO wants New York cable dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d38217f8e374b1e8cdbd09c214ca87aCHICAGO (AP) — The CEO of Cablevision said he wants deals with New York cable operators.By TALI ARBELhtBusinessTechnologyCable televisionTelecommunicationsIndustriesTelevisionMediaNew YorkNew York CityChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d38217f8e374b1e8cdbd09c214ca87aWed, 06 May 2015 19:07:28 GMT