FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 28 May 2015 07:00:15 -0700Atlantic City sues over failed community loan programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a56101acb824c2d9b3ec4b1960e3c2bATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A loan program that was supposed to lend as much as $40 million to struggling homeowners and businesses in cash-strapped Atlantic City has given out nothing and instead led to a federal lawsuit.By JOSH CORNFIELDaBusinessGeneral newsLegal proceedingsMunicipal governmentsSmall business financingLaw and orderLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsSmall businessAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth AmericaTennesseehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a56101acb824c2d9b3ec4b1960e3c2bThu, 28 May 2015 13:53:21 GMTOops: Israeli Burning Man festival torches ancient remainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f510a5d7a1134fb9b9e692fe72b69239JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli Antiquities Authority says revelers at a Burning Man festival famous for its pyrotechnic spectacles have accidentally torched some remnants of prehistoric man.iGeneral newsOdditiesFairs and festivalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f510a5d7a1134fb9b9e692fe72b69239Thu, 28 May 2015 13:00:00 GMTFinnish navy: Underwater intruder possible foreign submarinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5be268a9bc94352b1a6743b86f8d977HELSINKI (AP) — Finnish military officials say that an "underwater object" the navy chased last month in territorial waters and dropped several depth charges could have been a foreign submarine.iGeneral newsHelsinkiFinlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5be268a9bc94352b1a6743b86f8d977Thu, 28 May 2015 12:59:07 GMTGermany shelves investigation of man in wartime massacrehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53a9bca0d6d341ee8c64869356f78693BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say they've shelved their investigation of a 93-year-old former SS officer suspected of being part of a wartime massacre of civilians in Italy because he's no longer fit to stand trial.iGeneral newsCriminal investigationsCrimeNazismLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGovernment and politicsGermanyHamburgItalyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53a9bca0d6d341ee8c64869356f78693Thu, 28 May 2015 13:37:12 GMT'Outlander' finale: responsible violence in dramahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/350d08f3abd04b04940d0fd6a5b6ba33NEW YORK (AP) — Rape is dramatic. No wonder it's a tried-and-true device for TV drama.By FRAZIER MOOREeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/350d08f3abd04b04940d0fd6a5b6ba33Thu, 28 May 2015 13:53:44 GMTFormer FIFA member Blazer's plea seems key to investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e67945719f4d26807f8b066a4b8272NEW YORK (AP) — Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer appears to have provided key information that has been central to the Justice Department's soccer corruption investigation, linking other officials in the Americas to a series of schemes.By RONALD BLUMaGeneral newsSportsRacketeeringFraud and false statementsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCriminal investigationsMoney launderingFIFA World CupConspiracyLegal proceedingsSports governanceCorruption in sportsMen's soccerInternational soccerProfessional soccerCrimeSoccerLaw and orderEventsMen's sportsTrinidad and TobagoUnited StatesCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e67945719f4d26807f8b066a4b8272Thu, 28 May 2015 13:32:15 GMTThe Latest: Williams steadies the ship at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354dea80814e45018ef7c199e552e0f2PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:By The Associated PresssSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisWomen's tennisAthlete injuriesTennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsEventsAthlete healthFranceJapanGermanyWestern EuropeEuropeEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354dea80814e45018ef7c199e552e0f2Thu, 28 May 2015 13:28:36 GMTElephant numbers plunge in Mozambique because of poachershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f419210d4c80414bbd68acda02616ca1JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Poachers slaughtering elephants in Mozambique cut their population almost in half from 2009 to last year, but in Uganda, elephant numbers are increasing as a result of anti-poaching measures, according to aerial surveys.By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIAiGeneral newsScienceAnimal poaching and smugglingWildlifeElephantsNatural resource managementCrimeEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEnvironmental conservation and preservationMammalsAnimalsSouth AfricaMozambiqueAfricaUgandaEast AfricaSouthern Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f419210d4c80414bbd68acda02616ca1Thu, 28 May 2015 13:43:03 GMTSouth Africa's 2010 WCup bid implicated in corruption probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e915406fb9a643ad9a4c83ced1b884aaSTELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — When South Africa won the right to host Africa's first World Cup, it was seen as a heartwarming reward for Nelson Mandela and a country that had shaken off decades of apartheid.By GERALD IMRAYiGeneral newsSports2010 FIFA World CupFIFA World Cup2006 FIFA World Cup2022 FIFA World Cup2018 FIFA World CupSports governanceBribery, graft and conflicts of interestMen's soccerIndictmentsInternational soccerCorruption in sportsProfessional soccerSoccerEventsCrimeMen's sportsLaw and orderGovernment and politicsSouth AfricaAfricaMoroccoUnited StatesSouthern AfricaNorth AfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e915406fb9a643ad9a4c83ced1b884aaThu, 28 May 2015 12:58:46 GMTFormer FIFA presidential candidate says Platini asked Blatter to resign, and Blatter refusedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeff0853543241ac9665df87c42a320aZURICH (AP) — Former FIFA presidential candidate says Platini asked Blatter to resign, and Blatter refused.iGeneral newsSportsMen's soccerProfessional soccerInternational soccerMen's sportsSoccerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeff0853543241ac9665df87c42a320aThu, 28 May 2015 12:44:13 GMTElectrical problem temporarily closes Washington Monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10a0edd216934866a8ea8586e4f003b7WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service says an electrical problem is temporarily closing the Washington Monument.tTravelLifestyleUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10a0edd216934866a8ea8586e4f003b7Thu, 28 May 2015 13:54:50 GMTHundreds of SATs from Virginia high school go missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0d44cd8cff4e30ae59e8f4fed6b50dASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Parents say hundreds of SAT tests taken by Virginia students at a high school were lost in the mail, leaving students in a bind.aOdditiesPrimary and secondary educationStudent testingEducationSocial affairsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0d44cd8cff4e30ae59e8f4fed6b50dThu, 28 May 2015 13:27:22 GMTUS jobless aid applications rose last week; total still lowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63cce5458ec5494e9fb50418e4ac2f86WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, though the overall level remains low and points to a healthy job market.By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsLabor economyEconomic outlookEconomyUnemployment insuranceHome salesGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsLeading economic indicatorsReal estateLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63cce5458ec5494e9fb50418e4ac2f86Thu, 28 May 2015 12:57:52 GMTJ&J accepts offer from Cardinal Health for Cordis unithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb02638856bb4449b25fca379d907561NEW YORK (AP) — Health care giant Johnson & Johnson has formally accepted a $1.94 billion offer to sell its Cordis heart devices unit to Cardinal Health.fBusinessUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb02638856bb4449b25fca379d907561Thu, 28 May 2015 12:49:48 GMT9-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal reaches 3rd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe9614bdbbc54ce48310bf04d9199080PARIS (AP) — Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal of Spain eased into the third round of the French Open with a 6-4, 6-3, 6-1 win against countryman Nicolas Almagro on Thursday.By JEROME PUGMIREsSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisWomen's tennisAthlete injuriesMen's sportsTennisWomen's sportsEventsAthlete healthFranceGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe9614bdbbc54ce48310bf04d9199080Thu, 28 May 2015 13:48:12 GMTWife, husband say they hit back-to-back holes-in-onehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41ae7b8eb9234fa6bf02bd1f036ce1ddGRAND LEDGE, Mich. (AP) — A wife and husband from Michigan say they both got a hole-in-one in consecutive shots at the same hole.aGeneral newsOdditiesSportsGolfMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41ae7b8eb9234fa6bf02bd1f036ce1ddThu, 28 May 2015 13:03:44 GMTSuit filed in Ferguson police killing moves to federal courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9036a6faae2141fcaf4291eb9a2be62eST. LOUIS (AP) — A wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Brown's parents is moving to federal court.aGeneral newsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriPoliceLegal proceedingsLaw and orderEventsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9036a6faae2141fcaf4291eb9a2be62eThu, 28 May 2015 12:50:09 GMTSwollen rivers cause Texas cities to worry about floodinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c96e0e168b4a4fc9ae3a067daced9a68HOUSTON (AP) — While the barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas has tapered, many cities remain in danger, and officials have warned about the possibility of more flooding from rain-swollen rivers as the week goes on.By JUAN A. LOZANO and SETH ROBBINSaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherFloodsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersStormsEvacuationsTexasSan MarcosHoustonColorado RiverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c96e0e168b4a4fc9ae3a067daced9a68Thu, 28 May 2015 13:27:08 GMTConnecticut theater's future in doubt amid noise complaintshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc0cab53e2064614821936b4951ebd87WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — Noise complaints have put the future of a major Connecticut music venue in jeopardy.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentConnecticutUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc0cab53e2064614821936b4951ebd87Thu, 28 May 2015 12:53:38 GMTPutin accuses US of meddling into FIFA affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ff0318d39f34c96be04ae92c9e2e752MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs and hinted that it was part of an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from his country.By NATALIYA VASILYEVAiGeneral newsSports2018 FIFA World CupFIFA World CupMen's soccerInternational soccerProfessional soccerSoccerEventsNational electionsElectionsGovernment and politicsMen's sportsRussiaZurichUnited StatesEastern EuropeEuropeSwitzerlandWestern EuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ff0318d39f34c96be04ae92c9e2e752Thu, 28 May 2015 12:48:05 GMTFrench, Spanish police detain 1 in anti-Basque raid on villahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfedb5170c32444aa1aabc9d00ef0a1eBIARRITZ, France (AP) — French and Spanish police detained two people and found weapons and explosives in a raid Thursday on a villa in southwest France targeting Basque separatist group ETA, Spanish authorities said.iGeneral newsArrestsWar and unrestLaw and orderCrimeSpainFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfedb5170c32444aa1aabc9d00ef0a1eThu, 28 May 2015 13:02:20 GMT2022 World Cup host Qatar stays silent on FIFA probeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2af22b0e5f2497bae0fd900cfd46b42DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar is keeping quiet about the American and Swiss raids that have rocked FIFA and thrown another unwelcome spotlight on the tiny Gulf nation's hosting of the 2022 World Cup.By ADAM SCHRECKiGeneral newsSports2022 FIFA World CupFIFA World CupMen's soccerInternational soccerProfessional soccerSports governanceSoccerEventsMen's sportsDubaiQatarRussiaUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle EastEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2af22b0e5f2497bae0fd900cfd46b42Thu, 28 May 2015 13:44:10 GMTEU border agency rescue effort moved closer to Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c78a448185134a798d9ceb57c9a976e6BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's border agency said Thursday its ships are working closer to conflict-torn Libya than ever but will enter those potentially dangerous territorial waters only to rescue migrants in trouble.By LORNE COOKiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsEuropeLibyaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c78a448185134a798d9ceb57c9a976e6Thu, 28 May 2015 13:36:06 GMTEnglish resort sees crime fall after mankini clampdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8267da397eb4dfd8cfb88008f3a2c12LONDON (AP) — It was one small ban for mankinis, one giant step for an English seaside resort town.iGeneral newsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8267da397eb4dfd8cfb88008f3a2c12Thu, 28 May 2015 13:27:36 GMTPiquet Jr. to skip X Games for Formula E race in Moscowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f6a246fb5f84d5d984a980eea2578f8CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nelson Piquet Jr. will skip the X Games to compete in Formula E, where he's a championship contender in the new fully electric racing series.sSportsAutomobile racingCharlotteAustinNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f6a246fb5f84d5d984a980eea2578f8Thu, 28 May 2015 13:55:38 GMTDeal reached in death of woman beaten with slow cookerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7205dcbb1dd414ebecad53c6393f756DETROIT (AP) — A lawyer says a Detroit-area woman accused of killing a friend with a slow cooker while very drunk has agreed to a plea deal.aGeneral newsCrimeGovernment and politicsViolent crimeDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7205dcbb1dd414ebecad53c6393f756Thu, 28 May 2015 13:51:31 GMTTwice-caught fugitive's clean life led to decades of freedomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83d4d5daf94486d908c05311358c6d3COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Records show an escaped Ohio prisoner recently found in Florida was caught decades ago in West Virginia but had built such a good life with his stolen freedom that the governor concluded he'd been rehabilitated as a fugitive.By KANTELE FRANKOaGeneral newsFugitivesLaw and orderCrimeOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83d4d5daf94486d908c05311358c6d3Thu, 28 May 2015 13:17:08 GMTDump truck carrying children crashes in Indonesia, 17 killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6554dda3bd041dfa561624d180e3f2aMEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — A dump truck carrying children of plantation workers to school Thursday morning plunged into a ditch in western Indonesia, killing 17 of them, police said.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersIndonesiaSumatraSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6554dda3bd041dfa561624d180e3f2aThu, 28 May 2015 12:57:00 GMTTheater shooting prosecutors build case that Holmes was sanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3140a0c6fe454e508dda18d95b2bfd29CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors are methodically building a case that James Holmes knew right from wrong when he planned and carried out the deadly Colorado theater shooting, hoping to convince jurors that he should be convicted and executed and not sent to a mental hospital.By DAN ELLIOTTaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3140a0c6fe454e508dda18d95b2bfd29Thu, 28 May 2015 13:41:13 GMTUEFA president Platini says majority of Europeans will vote for Prince Ali for FIFA presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91389a4777a947b4b09aa68e30527d10ZURICH (AP) — UEFA president Platini says majority of Europeans will vote for Prince Ali for FIFA president.sGeneral newsSportsProfessional soccerMen's soccerInternational soccerSports governanceSoccerMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91389a4777a947b4b09aa68e30527d10Thu, 28 May 2015 12:57:18 GMTTop finance officials debate what's needed for global growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97e0f19e28544c0ea13c2bc9753f57d5DRESDEN, Germany (AP) — Officials from the Group of Seven rich democracies convened some of the world's best-known economists to explore ideas on how to keep the global upswing going.By DAVID McHUGHiBusinessGeneral newsSummitsEconomyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsDresdenGermanyGreeceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97e0f19e28544c0ea13c2bc9753f57d5Thu, 28 May 2015 13:57:27 GMTAfter suicide, Israel lawmakers discuss online shaminghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f32300d3d8f4e04877a06bbac0da3d3JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli lawmakers are looking to take steps to prevent online defamation after an Israeli public servant killed himself over an accusatory Facebook post.iGeneral newsSocial mediaAfrican-AmericansGovernment and politicsOnline mediaMediaHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f32300d3d8f4e04877a06bbac0da3d3Thu, 28 May 2015 12:57:39 GMTWin or not, Tony-nominee Brian d'Arcy James feels victorioushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc37bdcdbe46468a93f3dc36d08a24acNEW YORK (AP) — Brian d'Arcy James throws some serious shade at William Shakespeare in the Tony-nominated musical "Something Rotten." And it has paid off, nicely.By JOHN CARUCCIeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentTony AwardsCelebrityEventsPerforming artsAward showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc37bdcdbe46468a93f3dc36d08a24acThu, 28 May 2015 12:54:27 GMTFormer NY GOP governor Pataki will run for president in 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bf2c0250ed2486baedcf4fc554a5737CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Former New York Gov. George Pataki is the latest Republican to get into the race for president.By HOLLY RAMERpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsNational electionsElectionsNew HampshireNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bf2c0250ed2486baedcf4fc554a5737Thu, 28 May 2015 12:58:51 GMTJudge dismisses case from Ohio pair trying to keep pet bearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a6fe0379deb403ea5c348b1ac36c35cMEDINA, Ohio (AP) — A judge has dismissed a civil case by a northeast Ohio couple who want to keep their toothless, 41-year-old black bear despite not getting a required state permit.aGeneral newsOdditiesLegal proceedingsBearsLaw and orderMammalsAnimalsMedinaOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a6fe0379deb403ea5c348b1ac36c35cThu, 28 May 2015 13:29:03 GMTThai protest leaders get jail term for anti-government rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/977d41d316034133b39bbbab85758f3dBANGKOK (AP) — Six prominent protest leaders in Thailand were sentenced to two years in prison Thursday for storming the prime minister's office compound during massive anti-government rallies in 2008 in part of the political turmoil that has plagued the country in the past decade.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsLegal proceedingsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderThailandBangkokSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/977d41d316034133b39bbbab85758f3dThu, 28 May 2015 13:37:17 GMTEU extends Syria sanctions by 1 year over rights abuseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7efc18e5a094f788f0e3077ca64d9cbBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is extending sanctions against Syrian President Bashar Assad and his closest allies for another year, citing continued repression and human rights abuses.iGeneral newsEconomic policyEconomyBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyInternational tradeEnergy industryIndustriesSyriaEuropeMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7efc18e5a094f788f0e3077ca64d9cbThu, 28 May 2015 13:04:00 GMTThe Latest: Williams in trouble at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85d38edaeb94199bb7ae5372e3ed7c6PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:By The Associated PresssSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisWomen's tennisAthlete injuriesTennisMen's sportsEventsWomen's sportsAthlete healthFranceJapanGermanyWestern EuropeEuropeEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85d38edaeb94199bb7ae5372e3ed7c6Thu, 28 May 2015 12:47:50 GMTEssentials: Pensacola, Florida, offers summer beach funhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f6716194b54425db3d8adc0bbaf41a4PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — While summer is the traditional slow season for tourist resorts in hot and muggy South Florida, it is peak season 600 miles (965 kilometers) northwest in the beach towns of Florida's Panhandle. From St. George Island in the east to Pensacola Beach in the west, there is plenty to explore in this sometimes-overlooked region.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELtTravelLifestyleCoastlines and beachesMilitary facilitiesEnvironment and natureAccommodationsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsLeisure travelPensacolaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f6716194b54425db3d8adc0bbaf41a4Thu, 28 May 2015 13:41:28 GMT5th seed Wozniacki out of French Open; Nishikori advanceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5acab98a33144a32a04850d736aaf0b4PARIS (AP) — Fifth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark was knocked out of the French Open on Thursday after losing her second round match to Germany's Julia Goerges in straight sets.By JEROME PUGMIREsSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisAthlete injuriesWomen's tennisTennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsEventsAthlete healthFranceGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5acab98a33144a32a04850d736aaf0b4Thu, 28 May 2015 13:16:05 GMTThe Latest: Schiavone wins 2nd-round marathon at French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdfac39bf84a49108be80ac89050b463PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:By The Associated PresssSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisWomen's tennisAthlete injuriesTennisWomen's track and fieldMen's sportsWomen's sportsTrack and fieldMarathonsEventsAthlete healthMen's track and fieldFranceJapanGermanyWestern EuropeEuropeEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdfac39bf84a49108be80ac89050b463Thu, 28 May 2015 13:16:24 GMTCyprus leaders look to open 2 more crossings across dividehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/751e4c4acd644d0d846a4517cf25f178NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus' rival Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities on Thursday agreed to open two more crossing points across the island's north-south divide as reunification negotiations ramped up.By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISiGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsInternational agreementsTurkeyCyprusEuropeGreeceMiddle EastWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/751e4c4acd644d0d846a4517cf25f178Thu, 28 May 2015 13:30:04 GMTTHE LATEST: UEFA backs off FIFA presidential vote boycotthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/637c260e2b4c48c49fa4b1124c66a4acZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:iBusinessGeneral newsSportsRacketeeringFIFA World CupCriminal investigationsMen's soccerProfessional soccerSports governanceInternational soccer2018 FIFA World Cup2022 FIFA World CupSports sponsorshipCorruption in sportsPolitical resignationsPolitical corruptionJudicial electionsFraud and false statementsArrestsElectionsCrimeLegislatureInternational relationsBoycottsEventsNational electionsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesSports businessMen's sportsSoccerPolitical issuesJudiciaryPolitical and civil unrestUnited KingdomZurichSwitzerlandUnited StatesRussiaEuropeNorth AmericaQatarWestern EuropeEastern EuropeMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/637c260e2b4c48c49fa4b1124c66a4acThu, 28 May 2015 12:55:01 GMTWatchdog says 90 percent of global stockpile destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d45e00dbe05d41278a624359a129bef9THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Nobel Peace Prize-winning chemical weapons watchdog has hailed a milestone in its mission to rid the world of poison gas and nerve agents, saying 90 percent of stocks declared by its members worldwide has now been destroyed.iGeneral newsChemical weaponsWeapons of mass destructionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d45e00dbe05d41278a624359a129bef9Thu, 28 May 2015 12:45:57 GMTNotebook offers glimpse into Colorado theater shooter's mindhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d134a7c2557f4da58dfbc5b2da74f28fCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' notebook provides the most comprehensive look yet into what he described as his "broken" mind.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d134a7c2557f4da58dfbc5b2da74f28fThu, 28 May 2015 13:52:34 GMTVillage cites resident for having beehives without a permithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a47fac261ad4cb1962bac4449828c62MONTEBELLO, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man is battling his village after he was issued citations for having beehives on his property.aGeneral newsOdditiesNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a47fac261ad4cb1962bac4449828c62Thu, 28 May 2015 13:42:18 GMTThe Latest on flooding: Brazos River rises above flood levelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/707479ef64cb449ba42ef14cf030d4b87:35 a.m. (CDT)By The Associated PressaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherFloodsStormsDisaster planning and responseEvacuationsAccidents and disastersTexasHoustonOklahomaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/707479ef64cb449ba42ef14cf030d4b8Thu, 28 May 2015 13:36:31 GMTCroatian dilemma: Oil in the Adriatic, or tourismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8d798b4368e487684a656a2c3f61fb7MEDULIN, Croatia (AP) — Peter Fries has been coming to Croatia for years after falling in love with its pristine coastline, fresh seafood, mellow wine and friendly hosts.By DUSAN STOJANOVIC and DARKO BANDICtTravelLifestyleEnergy industryCoastlines and beachesEnvironmentEnergy and the environmentGovernment and politicsIndustriesBusinessEnvironment and natureCroatiaEuropeAdriatic SeaNorth SeaEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8d798b4368e487684a656a2c3f61fb7Thu, 28 May 2015 13:58:23 GMTRory blown away on home turf, risks early exit at Irish Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/008c0a99ea9e44fca4013a80725ba62aNEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Rory McIlroy can't seem to perform in front of a home crowd.By SHAWN POGATCHNIKsSportsPhilanthropic foundationsMen's golfGolfPhilanthropySocial affairsMen's sportsNorthern IrelandBelfastUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/008c0a99ea9e44fca4013a80725ba62aThu, 28 May 2015 13:50:13 GMTGreece aims to get bailout deal by Sunday but creditors waryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8122f5b2126442e0b74d96adb8795557ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece says it aims to clinch a deal with its creditors by Sunday, a development that would allow it to receive the desperately needed final installment of its international bailout plan and avoid a default.By ELENA BECATOROSiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsFinancial servicesIndustriesGreeceAthensEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8122f5b2126442e0b74d96adb8795557Thu, 28 May 2015 13:30:19 GMT