FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Apr 2015 18:03:45 -0700Israel says airstrike on Syrian border targeted militants (AP) — Israel's military said Sunday it launched an airstrike on its border with Syria after spotting militants carrying a bomb in the Israeli-held Golan Heights.By IAN DEITCHiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitant groupsTerrorismGovernment and politicsIsraelSyriaMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 21:52:03 GMTElvis Presley's planes to remain at Graceland, Tenn. (AP) — It looks like Elvis Presley's airplanes are staying at Graceland after all.By ADRIAN SAINZaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsCelebrityMusicEntertainmentMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:03:43 GMTParise, Wild advance with 4-1 win over Blues PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Zach Parise scored twice, including a short-handed, highlight-reel goal to get Minnesota going in the first period, and the Wild advanced to the Western Conference semifinals with a 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday in Game 6.By DAVE CAMPBELLsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsProfessional baseballBaseballSt. PaulMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:20:04 GMTHoward homers again, leads Philadelphia past Braves, 5-4 (AP) — Ryan Howard was one of baseball's most potent sluggers, the kind that frayed pitcher's nerves and helped turn Philadelphia into perennial pennant contenders.By DAN GELSTONsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsPennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:05:10 GMTEx- Guantanamo detainees keep up protest in Uruguay, Uruguay (AP) — Four former Guantanamo Bay prisoners protested for a third day Sunday in front of the U.S. Embassy in Uruguay, saying Washington should provide them with housing and financial support because of their prolonged incarceration.iGeneral newsDiplomacyEmbassiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsUruguayUnited StatesMontevideoSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:30:41 GMTAs nuclear powers meet, NYC rally demands end to weapons YORK (AP) — Global activists presented 8 million petitions to the U.N. disarmament chief on Sunday demanding a world free of nuclear weapons, kicking off a conference by world powers to review progress toward eventually achieving total disarmament.By CARA ANNAaGeneral newsNuclear weaponsNuclear proliferationWeapons of mass destructionInternational agreementsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesWeapons administrationMilitary and defenseJapanUnited StatesNew York CityRussiaNew YorkEast AsiaAsiaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 21:39:06 GMTAmarista, Norris homer to back Morrow as Padres top Dodgers DIEGO (AP) — Brandon Morrow pitched seven strong innings to earn his first win with San Diego and Alexi Amarista and Derek Norris homered as the Padres beat the NL-West leading Dodgers 3-1 Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak.By BERNIE WILSONsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesBaseballMen's sportsSports businessAthlete healthProfessional baseballSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:52:22 GMTArizona man arrested for 3 slayings in 15-year-old cold case, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man who was long suspected by authorities in the killings of his ex-wife, his mother-in-law and a third woman nearly 15 years ago was arrested Saturday.aGeneral newsJuvenile crimeCrimeArrestsViolent crimeLaw and orderTucsonArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 21:29:06 GMTKerry to see Iranian FM as nuke talks hit end phase YORK (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart will meet this week for the first time since they laid out the framework for a nuclear deal earlier this month.By MATTHEW LEEaGovernment and politicsInternational relationsIranUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:58:31 GMTGattis, Astros rally in 9th, sweep 3-game set from Athletics, Calif. (AP) — Evan Gattis hit a two-run double in the ninth inning and the AL West-leading Houston Astros completed their first sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 7-6 win Sunday.By MICHAEL WAGAMANsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:38:01 GMTProfessor 'mortified' after sending porn link to students (AP) — A Philadelphia law school professor says she was "mortified" when she discovered that she had inadvertently sent students a link to a porn site rather than an article about writing legal briefs earlier this month.aGeneral newsHigher educationEducationSocial affairsSex in societySocial issuesPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:24:32 GMTWinehouse family criticizes 'misleading' movie about singer (AP) — The family of Amy Winehouse has criticized a documentary about the late singer that is due to have its premiere at next month's Cannes Film Festival.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentDocumentariesCannes Film FestivalMoviesEventsFilm festivalsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 21:49:00 GMTRachel Rohanna wins Symetra Tour event, Fla. (AP) — Rachel Rohanna won the Guardian Retirement Championship on Sunday for her first Symetra Tour title, beating five players by two strokes.sSportsGolfWomen's golfWomen's sportsSarasotaFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:34:02 GMTMauer's triple in 11th lifts Twins over Mariners (AP) — Joe Mauer hit a two-run triple with two outs in the 11th inning, lifting the Minnesota Twins over the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Sunday.By DAIMON EKLUNDsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:08:55 GMTCentenary of 1.5 million Armenian deaths marked in NYC YORK (AP) — Thousands of people packed Times Square on Sunday to demand that the U.S. government recognize the deaths of up to 1.5 million Armenians during World War I as genocide.By VERENA DOBNIKaGeneral newsGenocidesGovernment and politicsWar and unrestTurkeyUnited StatesNew York CityNew YorkMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:45:49 GMTSupporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments (AP) — Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear deal must first win a battle with some colleagues determined to change the legislation in ways that could sink it.By DEB RIECHMANNwGovernment and politicsLegislatureNuclear weaponsNuclear proliferationLegislationInternational relationsWeapons of mass destructionGeneral newsForeign policyGovernment policyPolitical issuesWeapons administrationMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIranMiddle EastNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:33:24 GMTThe Latest: Photographer says police beat him during protest p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriProtests and demonstrationsNewspapersEventsViolent crimeCrimePolitical and civil unrestNews mediaMediaBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 21:39:29 GMTCavs' Kevin Love out after hurting shoulder in first quarter (AP) — Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder Sunday on what he said was a "bush-league" play.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:14:29 GMTGolf Capsules, La. (AP) — Justin Rose birdied the final two holes Sunday to win the Zurich Classic.By The Associated PresssSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsWomen's golfWomen's sportsIndonesiaShanghaiLouisianaSoutheast AsiaAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:06:56 GMTShocks terrify survivors of Nepal quake that killed 2,500, Nepal (AP) — Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets, tens of thousands of Nepalis braced against terrifying aftershocks Sunday while digging for survivors of the massive earthquake that ripped across this Himalayan nation a day earlier, killing more than 2,500 people.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and KATY DAIGLEiGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaNew DelhiKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 23:27:23 GMTJapan's prime minister kicks off US visit in Boston (AP) — Japan's prime minister has arrived in the U.S. for a closely watched visit beginning with a stop at Boston's John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and a dinner hosted by Secretary of State John Kerry.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsJapanBostonUnited StatesEast AsiaAsiaMassachusettsNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:35:25 GMTLind homers, Brewers beat Cardinals for 2nd win in 12 games (AP) — Adam Lind hit a two-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 Sunday for just their second victory in the last 12 games.By JIM HOEHNsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsWisconsinMilwaukeeUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 21:59:55 GMTMartin's 11th-inning HR helps Rangers beat Angels., Calif. (AP) — Leonys Martin led off the 11th inning with a homer and the Texas Rangers scored another run on Erick Aybar's error then held on for a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday to end a three-game skid.By JOE RESNICKsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:02:20 GMTGrizzlies, Bulls wary even with big leads in playoffs Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games on Monday night in complete control of their respective series, needing just one more victory to advance to the next round.By JON KRAWCZYNSKIsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthEventsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:34:39 GMTWhite Sox rally for 2nd Sunday win against Royals (AP) — Conor Gillaspie hit a two-run single in Chicago's five-run sixth inning, and the White Sox rallied to beat Kansas City 5-3 for their second win against the Royals on Sunday.By JAY COHENsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesSports businessAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:12:21 GMTClinton Foundation admits missteps in donor disclosure (AP) — The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donors amid growing scrutiny as Hillary Rodham Clinton opens her presidential campaign.By HOPE YENfBusinessGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPhilanthropic foundationsIndividual givingPhilanthropySocial affairsPresidential electionsNational electionsElections, 26 Apr 2015 22:08:34 GMTAustralia says Indonesia gave 72 hours notice of executions, Australia (AP) — Indonesia has given two Australians on death row 72 hours notice of their executions, Australia's foreign minister said Monday.iGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsAustraliaIndonesiaOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 23:48:14 GMTAftershocks terrify survivors of quake that killed 2,500, Nepal (AP) — Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets, tens of thousands of Nepalese braced against terrifying aftershocks Sunday while digging for survivors in the devastation wrought a day earlier by a massive earthquake that ripped across this Himalayan nation and killed more than 2,500 people.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and KATY DAIGLEiGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersProperty damageMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaNew DelhiKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 21:29:15 GMTGiants-Rockies game postponed by rain (AP) — Right-hander Bill Swift's arm was all warmed up and ready to throw out the ceremonial first pitch Sunday.By PAT GRAHAMsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthDenverArizonaColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 21:28:38 GMTOrioles get 20 hits in 18-7 rout of Red Sox (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles circled the bases more often than ever before under Buck Showalter, twice scoring six runs in an inning and pounding out 20 hits without even batting in the ninth.By DAVID GINSBURGsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:00:03 GMTCards ace Wainwright on 15-day DL, could be out much longer Wainwright tried his best to hide the stress of the situation.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:50:48 GMTBilly Andrade and Joe Durant win Legends of Golf, Mo. (AP) — Joe Durant had a hole-in-one and teamed with Billy Andrade to win the Champions Tour's Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf on Sunday at Big Cedar Lodge.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:58:13 GMTQuacking duck ringtone helps firefighter rescue ducklings, La. (AP) — Quack! Quack! A duck call ringtone helped a Louisiana firefighter rescue six ducklings from a storm drain.aGeneral newsOdditiesLouisianaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:03:21 GMTCavs sweep Celts as James scores 27 in 101-93 victory (AP) — LeBron James dribbled out the final 20 seconds while players embraced as the Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Celtics.By HOWARD ULMANsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 21:50:58 GMTPaul, Clippers even series with 114-105 win over Spurs ANTONIO (AP) — Chris Paul had 34 points and seven assists, Blake Griffin added 20 points and 19 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the San Antonio Spurs 114-105 on Sunday to even their first-round series at two games apiece.By RAUL DOMINGUEZsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:36:53 GMTMock draft: Jameis Winston to Bucs to start NFL draft YORK (AP) — The NFL draft heads to Chicago this year, with the top overall choice in our mock draft not planning to be on hand. No matter: Tampa Bay will already have let its selection know when the crowd in the Windy City gets, uh, wind of the pick.By BARRY WILNERsSportsAthlete injuriesCollege footballNFL DraftSports transactionsSports businessAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballCollege sportsEventsNew YorkTexasMissouriFloridaArizonaTampaIllinoisWashingtonPittsburghOregonClevelandDallasAlabamaUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaOhio, 26 Apr 2015 23:56:59 GMTDog reunited with Utah family after 2 years apart, Utah (AP) — A dog has been reunited with a Utah family, two years after it went missing in Lexington, Kentucky.aGeneral newsFamily gatheringsDogsReunionsOccasionsLifestyleMammalsAnimalsUtahOgdenLexingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaKentucky, 26 Apr 2015 23:03:04 GMTNo time to lose: Global response to Nepal quake gears up (AP) — There is still time to save lives — that's why governments and aid agencies Sunday rushed doctors, volunteers and equipment to Nepal without waiting for the dust to settle.By GREGORY KATZiBusinessGeneral newsScienceDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsHumanitarian crisesAccidents and disastersForeign aidIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesNatural disastersInternational relationsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomNepalUnited Arab EmiratesSouth AsiaIsraelKathmanduUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeAsiaMiddle EastNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:22:23 GMTPirates complete 1st desert sweep with 8-0 win over D-backs (AP) — Francisco Liriano pitched effectively into the seventh inning in a combined three-hitter and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed their first sweep in Arizona with an 8-0 win over the Diamondbacks on Sunday.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:39:00 GMTTogo counts votes as president seeks third term, Togo (AP) — Officials in Togo on Sunday added up results from a presidential vote that had the lowest turnout of any election conducted in the past decade.By ERICK KAGLANiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsNational electionsTogoLomeWest AfricaAfrica, 27 Apr 2015 00:07:26 GMTMemphis G Conley to miss Game 4 in Portland, Ore. (AP) — Memphis point guard Mike Conley will not play Monday night in Game 4 of the Grizzlies' playoff series with the Portland Trail Blazers because of a facial injury.By ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsPortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:25:25 GMTUtah couple married 74 years dies within hours of each other LAKE CITY (AP) — Just after her mother died at age 94, Carol Bradford went to see her 95-year-old father and told him the news.aGeneral newsObituariesUtahSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:27:48 GMTThe Latest: Baltimore mayor calls for peace after protests p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriPolice brutalityNewspapersInjuriesMunicipal governmentsPolitical and civil unrestEventsLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceNews mediaMediaHealthLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:57:55 GMTGirl with leukemia dismissed from school offered return (AP) — The mother of a Michigan girl dismissed from a Catholic school for not meeting academic and attendance standards during leukemia treatments said Sunday that her daughter has been invited back but will attend a public school for now.By JEFF KAROUBaGeneral newsPrimary and secondary educationEducationSocial affairsCancerDiseases and conditionsHealthDetroitSt. JosephBattle CreekMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:08:17 GMTArcher dominates, Blue Jays swept by Rays PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays' futility at Tropicana Field has extended into a fourth season.sSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsFloridaTampaTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanada, 26 Apr 2015 21:33:11 GMTWilder: Wladimir Klitschko is 'losing his juice', Ala. (AP) — WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder thinks Wladimir Klitschko is "losing his juice."By JOHN ZENORsSportsMen's sports, 26 Apr 2015 23:54:44 GMTJapan's prime minister goes to US to showcase close ties (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in the U.S. on Sunday for a weeklong visit to showcase the success of the alliance built from Tokyo's defeat in World War II, while promoting a political agenda based on still stronger military and economic ties.By MARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsJapanChinaTokyoEast AsiaUnited StatesSouth KoreaAsiaGreater ChinaNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 23:43:51 GMTFamily, friends in Baltimore mourn death of arrested man (AP) — Mourners filed for hours Sunday past the coffin of the man who died after sustaining serious injuries in the custody of Baltimore police, somberly paying respects after a night of violent protests.By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN, Jr.aGeneral newsArrestsPolice brutalityProtests and demonstrationsNewspapersLaw and orderCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolencePolitical and civil unrestNews mediaMediaBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 22:21:22 GMTJustin Rose wins in New Orleans for 7th PGA Tour title, La. (AP) — Justin Rose birdied the final two holes Sunday to win the Zurich Classic.By BRETT MARTELsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfLouisianaNew OrleansEast AsiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 22:27:01 GMTPhotographer says Baltimore police beat him during protest (AP) — A photo editor for a Baltimore newspaper says he was beaten by police at a protest over the death of Freddie Gray.By AMANDA LEE MYERSaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 21:35:14 GMT