FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:57:37 -070076ers favored twice this week, so what happened to tanking?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d91a36b11104228961757a48e1e3b63They have the look of such favorites that Las Vegas likes them twice this week, once while on a back-to-back and the other time on the road.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthEventsSan AntonioNew York CityTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d91a36b11104228961757a48e1e3b63Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:51:05 GMTCote de Pablo returns to CBS in 'The Dovekeepers' miniserieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08b82ac53b2f45da89f57c3ed1e72bbdNEW YORK (AP) — Cote de Pablo was vacationing in Greece when she received the script for "The Dovekeepers," a miniseries based on Alice Hoffman's best-selling novel.By ALICIA RANCILIOaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08b82ac53b2f45da89f57c3ed1e72bbdMon, 30 Mar 2015 05:06:51 GMTMan suspected of shooting at off-duty LAPD officer detainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35ad124e80994dbaabd0ad6216085c2fLOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities have detained a man suspected of shooting at an off-duty Los Angeles police officer from a car before fleeing the scene at a suburban neighborhood in northern Los Angeles county.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35ad124e80994dbaabd0ad6216085c2fMon, 30 Mar 2015 04:21:44 GMT'Spirit in the Sky' singer injured in California crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe603dc7586c4137b42c7de93355d509SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The singer-songwriter behind the 1969 rock hit "Spirit in the Sky" was hospitalized on Sunday after being critically injured in a Northern California car accident that killed a motorcyclist.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationSanta RosaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe603dc7586c4137b42c7de93355d509Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:34:09 GMTThunder rallies to 109-97 win at Phoenixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ede8b73eb03c4b6484cb6fec12e4bf64PHOENIX (AP) — Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night.By MIKE CRANSTONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballPortlandPhoenixOklahoma CityMaineUnited StatesNorth AmericaArizonaOklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ede8b73eb03c4b6484cb6fec12e4bf64Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:50:59 GMTBusiness forecasters boost 2-year outlook for US economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5d2653b97c41e1890c7e43a17de42aWASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth.By The Associated PressfBusinessPricesConsumer spendingEconomyWeather forecastsEnergy industryIndustriesLabor economyLeading economic indicatorsWeatherGeneral newsUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5d2653b97c41e1890c7e43a17de42aMon, 30 Mar 2015 04:01:00 GMTAustralia mandates at least 2 people stay in cockpitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85d89bf656794e178beb00d0cb6a9216CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia on Monday responded to the Germanwings air disaster by mandating that at least two crew members be present at all times in cockpits of larger domestic and international airliners.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashDisappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370Mental healthEventsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationHealthAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85d89bf656794e178beb00d0cb6a9216Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:43:31 GMT11 killed as bus plunges into gorge in eastern Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d5317113184974a707d0183d9bf225PATNA, India (AP) — Police say at least 11 people were killed when a bus veered off a mountain road and plunged into a gorge in eastern India.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d5317113184974a707d0183d9bf225Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:19:43 GMTTimberlake offers positive words at iHeartRadio Music Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33325ca31e54f2dab58c0d2a3399105The iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards.By MESFIN FEKADUaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityAward showsiHeartRadio Music AwardsFashion designEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33325ca31e54f2dab58c0d2a3399105Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:18:10 GMTCentury-old NYC matzo factory faces a high-tech futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1f5b3626943494e90cc6d93ba0253d4NEW YORK (AP) — The last ever Passover matzos have rolled out of a century-old bakery on Manhattan's Lower East Side — a neighborhood that's been dubbed the "Jewish Plymouth Rock" but is rapidly gentrifying.By VERENA DOBNIKaBusinessGeneral newsProduction facilitiesJudaismImmigrationCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1f5b3626943494e90cc6d93ba0253d4Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:11:00 GMTAncient Petra sees few visitors as Jordan tourism declineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e903ce37ca43cdb57c19cd634c2aecPETRA, Jordan (AP) — It's high season in Petra, an ancient city hewn from rose-colored rock and Jordan's biggest tourist draw. Yet nearby hotels stand virtually empty these days and only a trickle of tourists make their way through a landmark canyon to the Treasury building where scenes of one of the "Indiana Jones" movies were filmed.By KARIN LAUBiGeneral newsTravelLifestyleCustomer statisticsCivil warsAccommodationsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCorporate newsWar and unrestJordanSyriaSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e903ce37ca43cdb57c19cd634c2aecMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:18:15 GMTFormer Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert found guilty in retrial on corruption chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ca353c6cfa14018a12fa49eed65aa4fJERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert found guilty in retrial on corruption charges.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGovernment and politicsIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ca353c6cfa14018a12fa49eed65aa4fMon, 30 Mar 2015 05:41:26 GMTFormer Israeli premier Olmert found guilty in bribery casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5a602df8f034293a7777b8c94d55797JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was found guilty Monday of accepting bribes in a retrial of corruption charges, the latest chapter in the downfall of a man who only years earlier hoped to lead the country to a historic peace agreement with the Palestinians.By DANIEL ESTRINiGeneral newsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCrimeDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsJerusalemIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5a602df8f034293a7777b8c94d55797Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:34:15 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d849be9e4a140f1b1749cf9f49a0cb0Today is Monday, March 30, the 89th day of 2015. There are 276 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaWorld War IIEventsUnited StatesRussiaOhioNew York CityNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropeNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d849be9e4a140f1b1749cf9f49a0cb0Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:20 GMTMorocco confronts abortion taboo with proposed reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a02b65efc54840ecbf9115469399e67fCASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — It was just 7 a.m. and Hoda was walking alone to a clinic in the Moroccan coastal city of Agadir. She skipped breakfast: the Senegalese doctor had told her that the abortion would be better done on an empty stomach.By PAUL SCHEMMiGeneral newsAbortionHealthHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsWomen's healthReligious issuesReligionMoroccoCasablancaAlgeriaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a02b65efc54840ecbf9115469399e67fMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:48:20 GMTHernandez fiancee set to resume testimony in murder trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fc68c80dbe34424b0dc2d95fd0a8cefThe fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is expected to take the stand for a second day of testimony in his murder trial and talk about a box she disposed of from their basement the day after a man who was dating her younger sister was killed.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsSportsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fc68c80dbe34424b0dc2d95fd0a8cefMon, 30 Mar 2015 05:25:32 GMTSpain: 3 generations, all named Emma, die in France crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b980c0345544b1f880f55d0ccbf27daSANT CUGAT DEL VALLES, Spain (AP) — From a lush suburban valley near bustling Barcelona, three generations of a well-heeled family set off last week for a fun trip to Manchester, England: 12-year-old Emma Solera Pardo, her mother Emma Pardo Vidal, and grandmother Emma Vidal Bardan.By JOSEPH WILSONiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashAccidentsEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationSpainFranceBarcelonaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b980c0345544b1f880f55d0ccbf27daMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:32:10 GMTFederal funding in short supply for rural water projectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/683072bff380449da562db083e15fdacALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A pipeline project intended to bring billions of gallons of water a year to a drought-stricken section of eastern New Mexico represents a lifeline to parched communities that are quickly running out of water.By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANaBusinessGeneral newsAquifersUtilitiesIndustriesNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNew MexicoPortalesClovisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/683072bff380449da562db083e15fdacMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:28:18 GMTEvo Morales' party loses La Paz in Bolivian electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c187ebdcd2d5422e955f05e2caf80de6LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — President Evo Morales' governing party suffered its most serious setback of nearly a decade in power in local and regional elections Sunday, according to unofficial results.By CARLOS VALDEZiGeneral newsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsGovernment and politicsBoliviaLa PazSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c187ebdcd2d5422e955f05e2caf80de6Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:18:13 GMTLEADING OFF: Rockies' Gonzalez expected to return to lineuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be27ddcdbb24547a57d4582e1b3d059A look at what's happening around spring training in Florida and Arizona today:By The Associated PresssSportsAthlete injuriesMLB Spring TrainingAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be27ddcdbb24547a57d4582e1b3d059Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:48:29 GMTLincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f47df61968d4e89a1bd8607a92f240fDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Elvis Presley had one; so did Clark Gable. It was even the sedan of presidents. Then the name vanished amid an invasion of newer luxury cars from Europe and Asia.By DEE-ANN DURBINaBusinessGeneral newsAutomobile showsIndustry conferences and trade showsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAutomobilesLifestyleCorporate newsChinaUnited StatesMichiganGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f47df61968d4e89a1bd8607a92f240fMon, 30 Mar 2015 04:07:37 GMTTsunami warning issued for parts of Pacific after earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b67d359d6c34cfca902e25d049521acSYDNEY (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning for vast swathes of the Pacific and as far north as Russia.By KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTravelWeather forecastsLifestyleWeatherNatural disastersEarth scienceAccidents and disastersSciencePapua New GuineaAustraliaPort MoresbyJapanOceaniaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b67d359d6c34cfca902e25d049521acMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:58:38 GMTHundreds celebrate, 10 arrested after MSU Final Four advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6a7855dad5540ab8b13e4e16ad14dd8EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan State University students and fans have gathered at the team's home basketball arena to celebrate the victory that sent them to the Final Four of the NCAA men's tournament.aGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's sportsCollege sportsArrestsMen's basketballCollege basketballEventsBasketballLaw and orderCrimeMichiganLansingUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6a7855dad5540ab8b13e4e16ad14dd8Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:25:10 GMTObama to attend opening of Institute honoring Sen. Kennedyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eded8f80c82642e2abea38bb1009f811BOSTON (AP) — President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Republican U.S. Sen. John McCain are among the guests scheduled to pay tribute to the late Sen. Edward Kennedy at the formal dedication of an institute named for him in Boston.By BOB SALSBERGaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureUnited StatesBostonNorth AmericaMassachusettshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eded8f80c82642e2abea38bb1009f811Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:42:14 GMTSmall tsunami generated in Pacific after earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d3178f2a10b4381a020e6017a3383fbSYDNEY (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, generating a small tsunami and frightening locals near the epicenter, but prompting no reports of damage or injuries.By KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTravelWeather forecastsLifestyleWeatherNatural disastersAccidents and disastersPapua New GuineaAustraliaPort MoresbyOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d3178f2a10b4381a020e6017a3383fbMon, 30 Mar 2015 03:31:03 GMTRobin Williams' wife, children head to court in estate fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cacfb7d81c214af4be040d1aab0e1f5cSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Attorneys for Robin Williams' wife and children are headed to court in their battle over the late comedian's estate.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebritySan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cacfb7d81c214af4be040d1aab0e1f5cMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:25:17 GMTAP PHOTOS: As the Lincoln Continental returns; a look backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06ec9afee5f74de9af59055a7ee12cd4Ford Motor Co. said Monday that the Lincoln Continental is coming back after a 13-year hiatus. A concept version of the full-size Continental will be shown at the New York auto show this week. The production car goes on sale next year.By The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsAutomobile showsIndustry conferences and trade showsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAutomobilesLifestyleCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06ec9afee5f74de9af59055a7ee12cd4Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:17:21 GMTHundreds celebrate, 4 arrested after MSU Final Four advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f315715fb5d94079bfba449f6c4e6ad1EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan State University students and fans have gathered at the team's home basketball arena to celebrate the victory that sent them to the Final Four of the NCAA men's tournament.aGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's sportsCollege sportsArrestsMen's basketballCollege basketballEventsBasketballLaw and orderCrimeMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f315715fb5d94079bfba449f6c4e6ad1Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:44:12 GMTAsian stocks mostly higher after Yellen rate rise remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f2c30115a9e4ca8ae5ca35f60784131HONG KONG (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher Monday as investors digested Fed chief Janet Yellen's comments signaling U.S. interest rates were expected to rise sometime this year but when they did they would do so gradually.By KELVIN CHANiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyEast AsiaHong KongUnited StatesAsiaChinaGreater ChinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f2c30115a9e4ca8ae5ca35f60784131Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:23:27 GMTNBCSN's Engblom gets stitches after struck in head by puckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091d7f3686b9433b96f60b4ba926fb13PITTSBURGH (AP) — NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091d7f3686b9433b96f60b4ba926fb13Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:38:38 GMTLate audits halt trading in Morgan Stanley-backed stockshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59fda4fcc5834e7e80ea9088527a8177WASHINGTON (AP) — Two major companies in a prominent $1.4 billion Asia investment fund managed by New York banking giant Morgan Stanley unexpectedly told securities regulators they will not file their financial statements on time and froze trading in their stocks, actions generally considered to be cause for concern.By JEFF HORWITZwBusinessGeneral newsCorporate stockPatentsHealth care industryIndustriesCorporate newsProfessional servicesFinancial servicesMaterials industryIntellectual propertyInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59fda4fcc5834e7e80ea9088527a8177Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:00:40 GMTA look at former Israeli Premier Ehud Olmert's careerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7950d6a3bb3496794c040519cc3436cJERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court has found former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert guilty on charges of fraud and breach of trust in a case involving allegations he accepted cash-stuffed envelopes from an American supporter.By The Associated PressiGeneral newsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestFraud and false statementsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestParliamentary electionsCabinetsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderElectionsPalestinian territoriesIsraelJerusalemMiddle EastGaza Striphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7950d6a3bb3496794c040519cc3436cMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:29:06 GMTJames scores 20 and Cavaliers slip past 76ers 87-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a6aa7ae05e45a4b351848fa46d8676CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers won't get style points for Sunday's 87-86 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.sSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a6aa7ae05e45a4b351848fa46d8676Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:09:27 GMTSpartans' win over Louisville caps winning weekend for Tricehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8fbf690a484fcb8f7373a309e6c305SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Travis Trice learned it's far less nerve-wracking playing with a Final Four berth on the line than it is getting basketball score updates by phone.By JOHN WAWROWsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballHigh school sportsCollege sportsBasketballMen's sportsNew YorkMichiganSyracuseOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8fbf690a484fcb8f7373a309e6c305Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:55:46 GMTNebraska-Omaha beats RIT 4-0 to reach Frozen Fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89f3bc5a5ed34f488c3c7a2e05be6041SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Ryan Massa made 40 saves and Nebraska-Omaha beat Rochester Institute of Technology 4-0 on Sunday night in the NCAA Midwest Regional final to reach the Frozen Four for the first time.sSportsCollege sportsCollege hockeyHockeyOmahaSouth BendNebraskaUnited StatesNorth AmericaIndianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89f3bc5a5ed34f488c3c7a2e05be6041Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:00:23 GMTNets keep up playoff push, beat Lakers for 3rd straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9fee78592940d3abe4fbac8483c390NEW YORK (AP) — Alan Anderson patrolled the locker room area in a Michigan State hat, screaming "Spartan!" so loudly that his teammates wondered how they could live with him for the next week.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9fee78592940d3abe4fbac8483c390Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:51:42 GMTNotre Dame beats Baylor, advances to 5th straight Final Fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e0f64a428d34677a29a68ab5056e219OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Notre Dame star Jewell Loyd struggled with her shot for the second straight game. Lindsay Allen was there again to help the Fighting Irish advance.By CLIFF BRUNTsSportsNCAA Women's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballWomen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsOklahomaOklahoma CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e0f64a428d34677a29a68ab5056e219Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:20:41 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3a5eb7129cb4531a56d5d39ada731bfMexicans woke up to the spectacular sight of fiery red ash rising from the Popocatepetl volcano. In the capital city, models huddled to stay warm before hitting the runway, while angry parents of the 43 missing rural college students urged the country not to abandon them. El Salvadorans paid tribute to slain Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero, who will be beatified later this year.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsNazismGovernment and politicsBrazilPeruAntarcticaLatin America and CaribbeanMexicoSouth AmericaNorth AmericaCentral Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3a5eb7129cb4531a56d5d39ada731bfMon, 30 Mar 2015 04:29:21 GMTAP PHOTOS: Horsemen chase thrill of the hunt, scent of a foxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92c00c4665064124af602e10dcc0e4feMONKTON, Md. (AP) — A hound's howl breaks through the cold rainfall. Dozens more hounds emerge from a stand of trees and bound across a field in search of a fox's scent. Horses carrying riders in red and black coats follow from a ways behind, quickly disappearing again over a hillcrest, minutes away from Baltimore's growing suburbs.By PATRICK SEMANSKYaGeneral newsMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92c00c4665064124af602e10dcc0e4feMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:42:23 GMTCamp Cal the latest innovation in team building at Kentuckyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/108f1888e6bd4518af5d487808129d31It could've easily been called the John Calipari Fantasy Camp.By EDDIE PELLSaGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's basketballBasketballCollege basketballCoachingCollege sportsSports governanceNBA DraftEventsMen's sportsProfessional basketballMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessCollege footballFootballKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/108f1888e6bd4518af5d487808129d31Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:21:23 GMTPentagon chief mulls easing military enlistment standardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/054dc64a32654713836b6c629e49d348WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter is considering easing some military enlistment standards as part of a broader set of initiatives to better attract and keep quality service members and civilians across the Defense Department.By LOLITA C. BALDORwGovernment and politicsVeteransMilitary recruitmentMilitary and defenseNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/054dc64a32654713836b6c629e49d348Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:17:59 GMTFeds to wrap up case in 1st phase of marathon bombing trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88d3ec25f05745048d48015f7ea82ebeBOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are expected to wrap up their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with testimony from medical examiners who will describe the injuries to two people who died in the attack, including an 8-year-old boy.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsBoston Marathon bombingCrimeBombingsLaw and orderEventsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88d3ec25f05745048d48015f7ea82ebeMon, 30 Mar 2015 06:18:18 GMTPacers get back in playoff chase with 104-99 win over Dallashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f69648df7a8e41dead2b1ea9f0962c71INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana has already shifted into playoff gear.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsIndianaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f69648df7a8e41dead2b1ea9f0962c71Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:59:52 GMTLeonard has double-double to lead Spurs past Grizzlieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0c07b1531e460ab8808172bab281f0SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday.By RAUL DOMINGUEZsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete injuriesAthlete healthTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0c07b1531e460ab8808172bab281f0Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:07:04 GMTRun from Cuba, Americans cling to claims for seized propertyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba9abaf31c4e49f08172b7d45deaa14cOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The smell of Cuban coffee drifts from the kitchen as Carolyn Chester digs through photos, faded with age, that fill four boxes spread across the dining table.By ADAM GELLERaBusinessGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsRestoring U.S.-Cuba diplomatic relationsInternational relationsHigher educationAgricultureLegislatureEconomyDiplomacyGovernment and politicsEventsEnergy industryIndustriesMedia and entertainment industryEducationSocial affairsCubaHavanaUnited StatesNebraskaNew YorkOmahaLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba9abaf31c4e49f08172b7d45deaa14cMon, 30 Mar 2015 05:13:34 GMTTeen libertarian is face of Brazil's young free-market righthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf1b2dd126bc42e6905891f14b189934SAO PAULO (AP) — Microphone in hand and standing atop the sound truck, the raspy-voiced protest leader jabbed his finger into the air shouting for the ouster of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, igniting wild cheers from the crowd below him.By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICONiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsEconomyGovernment and politicsPolitical scandalsLegislaturePolitical and civil unrestBusinessPolitical issuesBrazilUnited StatesSao PauloSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf1b2dd126bc42e6905891f14b189934Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:31:59 GMTFocus shifts to cause of NYC explosion after 2 bodies foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c7a917c05cb43a8ae3d0c91bea1233bNEW YORK (AP) — After two bodies were pulled from the rubble of a Manhattan apartment building collapse, authorities shifted their focus to what caused the massive explosion and fire and the possibility that someone may have improperly tapped a gas line serving one of the buildings.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsFiresExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c7a917c05cb43a8ae3d0c91bea1233bMon, 30 Mar 2015 05:19:31 GMTTaylor Swift wins artist of the year at iHeartRadio Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b01cd2f68624f0b8007d1e5a2158573The iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards.By MESFIN FEKADUaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityAward showsiHeartRadio Music AwardsFashion designEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b01cd2f68624f0b8007d1e5a2158573Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:48:44 GMTFlood alerts issued in Kashmir as rivers cross danger markhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6434f775273496c8c546dedf9a39161SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities in Kashmir issued alerts Monday and asked people to move to higher ground after heavy rain flooded several parts of the Himalayan region.iGeneral newsWeatherFloodsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersKashmirIndiaPakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6434f775273496c8c546dedf9a39161Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:44:38 GMTChina evacuating from Yemen, suspending anti-piracy patrolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d4a26749339453e9c3091c20c4b5d66BEIJING (AP) — China is evacuating its citizens from Yemen and suspending anti-piracy patrols in the area amid the growing violence in the Middle Eastern country.iGeneral newsMaritime piracyEvacuationsCrimeChinaYemenMiddle EastGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d4a26749339453e9c3091c20c4b5d66Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:37:13 GMT