FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:01:17 -0700Latest on police-custody death: Store looted in Baltimorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4540e6f93754c2ca42176620810a6705 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesSocial mediaRiotsCriminal investigationsAfrican-AmericansPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaCrimeRace and ethnicityChristianityHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsOnline mediaMediaPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderEventsSocial issuesSocial affairsReligionCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4540e6f93754c2ca42176620810a670Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:02:51 GMTFDA: Medtronic must stop most sales of Synchromed drug pumpshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f90afbb95e274f11a3e667b7dc794900WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says Medtronic must stop most sales of its implantable drug pumps after years of uncorrected problems.By MATTHEW PERRONEhtBusinessHealthMedical technologyMedical devicesMedicationNational courtsHealth care industryIndustriesTechnologyProducts and servicesCorporate newsDiagnosis and treatmentNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryIrelandUnited StatesMinnesotaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f90afbb95e274f11a3e667b7dc794900Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:52:54 GMTMarlins catcher Saltalamacchia designated for assignmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6650e4cfd504a7cbb294562de5c9afdMIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' free agent deal with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be remembered as a bust. They are optimistic his rookie replacement will fare much better.By STEVEN WINEsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6650e4cfd504a7cbb294562de5c9afdMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:42:24 GMTIn US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in the roomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4e66880330943b5b8295f61533503f6WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meet on Tuesday, a major subtext of their discussions will be the world leader not in the room — Chinese President Xi Jinping.By JIM KUHNHENN and MATTHEW LEEwGovernment and politicsWorld War IITerritorial disputesMilitary and defenseEventsWar and unrestGeneral newsEconomic policyEconomyBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment policyInternational tradeInternational agreementsInternational relationsJapanChinaUnited StatesEast AsiaBeijingAsiaGreater ChinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4e66880330943b5b8295f61533503f6Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:56:17 GMTKerry, Iran FM hold nuke talks in NY as Senate weighs movehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d56d1f051d7406aa37f64df1790aea1WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration moved on two fronts Monday to advance its nuclear diplomacy with Iran, with talks between top U.S. and Iranian diplomats and an aggressive effort to sell the emerging deal to skeptical American lawmakers and constituencies.By BRADLEY KLAPPER and DEB RIECHMANNwGovernment and politicsNuclear weaponsDiplomacyLegislatureLegislationInternational relationsWeapons of mass destructionGeneral newsJudaismReligionSocial affairsUnited StatesIranIsraelDistrict of ColumbiaNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d56d1f051d7406aa37f64df1790aea1Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:02:10 GMTMan accused of staging boat crash now faces more chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b91fe4e7997c4afe8892d3359d8d14b2MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who disappeared after authorities say he staged a boating accident is now facing more charges.aBusinessGeneral newsTheftFugitivesMissing personsCrimeLaw and orderAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b91fe4e7997c4afe8892d3359d8d14b2Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:41:49 GMTMan formally charged with murder of Indiana studenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98dc2a4b6e52486a8d20ffae244e86e8NASHVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man with a history of violence against women had claw marks on his arms, and police found blood and hair in his vehicle after discovering his cellphone next to the body of an Indiana University senior, according to court documents released Monday.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesIndianaBloomingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98dc2a4b6e52486a8d20ffae244e86e8Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:46:17 GMTLatest on police-custody death: 7 officers hurt in riothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6225fa20e2c4f71a596715d31951b974:45 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesRiotsSocial mediaCriminal investigationsAfrican-AmericansPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaCrimeRace and ethnicityChristianityHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestOnline mediaMediaLaw and orderEventsSocial issuesSocial affairsReligionCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6225fa20e2c4f71a596715d31951b97Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:46:09 GMTAn explanation of wild birds' role in avian flu outbreakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94a46dd904ad4a958be83c4c975e4007DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Wild birds are believed to be behind the first major widespread outbreak of bird flu in the United States. The H5N2 virus has cost Midwestern turkey and chicken producers more than 13 million birds since early March, including several new cases announced in Iowa and Minnesota on Monday. Here are some questions and answers about how wild birds remain healthy even when carrying and spreading the virus.By DAVID PITTaBusinessGeneral newsAnimal healthDisease outbreaksAnimalsHealthPublic healthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureUnited StatesIowaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94a46dd904ad4a958be83c4c975e4007Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:00:43 GMTBush donors see him lay out contours of 2016 campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921cfebaf08641fbbab2e0b15c5c1e43MIAMI BEACH, Florida (AP) — Donors say Jeb Bush's super PAC is raising eye-popping sums in a multi-pronged effort to define the former Florida governor for Republican presidential primary voters before his rivals can.By THOMAS BEAUMONTpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPrimary electionsPolitical partiesElectionsPolitical organizationsPresidential electionsNational electionsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/921cfebaf08641fbbab2e0b15c5c1e43Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:08:18 GMTCoast Guard suspends search for 4 missing off Alabama coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c06a5b8b3a8340a1b2b92a4695bfce56DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — As torrential rain and heavy winds battered Alabama's coast Monday, the U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search for four people missing after a deadly weekend storm killed two people and played havoc with a yearly sailboat race in Mobile Bay.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsStormsMissing personsWeatherAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAlabamaMobileUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c06a5b8b3a8340a1b2b92a4695bfce56Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:58:26 GMTUSGA director: Learn Chambers Bay or you won't win US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d83d34f31cb4668940aa9c46c02ef35UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — United States Golf Association executive director Mike Davis laid down a challenge to the best players in the world as they get ready for the U.S. Open to make its debut at Chambers Bay.By TIM BOOTHsSportsMen's golfGolfU.S. Open Men's Golf ChampionshipsSports mediaMen's sportsEventsUnited StatesWashingtonNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d83d34f31cb4668940aa9c46c02ef35Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:28:39 GMTKansas faces criticism for cost of sex offender programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f4dbdd2642645e18ff657030a69e6b5LARNED, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is among a number of states facing questions about whether its program that commits sex offenders to involuntary treatment rehabilitates them or, as critics claim, merely warehouses them indefinitely due to public safety concerns.By NICHOLAS CLAYTONaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState legislatureDiagnosis and treatmentLegislatureState governmentsHealthKansasUnited StatesWichitaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f4dbdd2642645e18ff657030a69e6b5Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:02:52 GMTColumn: Busch's victory shows attempt to change as a personhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/471def0993a9426382004aff8ebea049CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch's win at Richmond International Raceway would only be considered redemption if anyone had ever questioned his driving ability.By JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsCharlotteDelawareNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/471def0993a9426382004aff8ebea049Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:45:17 GMTRobert Durst to be moved to jail closer to New Orleanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dfed39f1304497aaeb14c143d17bb64NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The real estate heir being held in Louisiana while awaiting extradition to California on murder charges is moving to a jail closer to New Orleans.aGeneral newsCrimeLouisianaNew OrleansUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dfed39f1304497aaeb14c143d17bb64Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:07:06 GMTCapitol Hill Buzz: Dems push higher pay for Senate workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7abd80c99bda47eba479aeca73ffa678WASHINGTON (AP) — Reports about a Senate cafeteria worker who makes so little money he is homeless are prompting calls for change from Democrats on Capitol Hill.By ERICA WERNERwBusinessGovernment and politicsLegislatureWages and salariesLabor issuesPolitical partiesPersonnelIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical organizationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7abd80c99bda47eba479aeca73ffa678Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:03:37 GMTOwner Ahmed Zayat takes aim at Kentucky Derby with 3 horseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f36a5e7e6eeb4d11a41868a19e2e9284LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ahmed Zayat can't contain his enthusiasm at having three horses running in the Kentucky Derby. The fast-talking Egyptian businessman is alternately nervous, hopeful and tickled pink.By BETH HARRISsSportsKentucky DerbyHorse racingEventsThoroughbred racingKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f36a5e7e6eeb4d11a41868a19e2e9284Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:48:57 GMTForget the watch: Apple's iPhones are still the main eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7cf283fd1e343a68185a70a6fb5bfebSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even as attention turned to its new smartwatch in recent weeks.By BRANDON BAILEYhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyTelecommunicationsIndustriesConsumer products and servicesFinancial performanceCorporate newsProducts and servicesInformation technologyChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7cf283fd1e343a68185a70a6fb5bfebMon, 27 Apr 2015 20:50:22 GMTWhite supremacist says he will plead guilty to all charges in Kansas Jewish site shootings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7829e24fb8e74b2db246fd871c890966KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — White supremacist says he will plead guilty to all charges in Kansas Jewish site shootings.aGeneral newsReligious strifeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7829e24fb8e74b2db246fd871c890966Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:07:18 GMTA new format, more golf for all at Match Playhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a991e1a4d85d4864afd6d54c42177c73SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy arrived at Harding Park on Monday knowing he'll be at the Match Play Championship at least until Friday.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a991e1a4d85d4864afd6d54c42177c73Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:54:12 GMTUS stocks drop at start of busy week for earnings,http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88c2d5f19644eac96f1553b70f55fedNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks slumped on Monday as investors looked ahead to a flood of earnings reports this week.By BERNARD CONDONaBusinessGeneral newsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyStock marketsFinancial marketsHealth care industryIndustriesEnergy industryFinancial performanceCorporate newsIndustrial products and servicesUnited StatesGreeceEast AsiaNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropeAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88c2d5f19644eac96f1553b70f55fedMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:40:02 GMTHigh court to consider lawsuits over personal datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb29fe02850f408282ea408694647e57WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Monday it will decide whether websites and other firms that collect personal data can be sued for publishing inaccurate information even if the mistakes don't cause any actual harm.By SAM HANANELhtBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTechnologyData privacyLegal proceedingsLaw and orderTechnology issuesNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryPasadenaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb29fe02850f408282ea408694647e57Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:04:17 GMTGunman shouting Allahu akbar in Bosnia storms police stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53b1e3be6610420d8d594c1a6582c1aaSARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A gunman stormed into a police station in a northeastern Bosnian town shouting "Allahu akbar" on Monday, killing a policeman and wounding two others, authorities said.By AIDA CERKEZiGeneral newsBosnian WarPoliceYugoslav WarsEventsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsWar and unrestBosnia and HerzegovinaSarajevoEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53b1e3be6610420d8d594c1a6582c1aaMon, 27 Apr 2015 20:44:11 GMTRates mixed at weekly US Treasury bill auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc16d7918af14379bfccd121678e66ebWASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with the rate on three-month bills declining to the lowest level since early March, while the rate on six-month bills rose.fBusinessPersonal financeDebt and bond marketsFinancial marketsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc16d7918af14379bfccd121678e66ebMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:22:32 GMT'Good kid': Lawyer pleads for Boston Marathon bomber's lifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e99c658e9f2a443e973cf9b8da03bfa5BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers pleaded with a jury Monday to spare his life, portraying him as "a good kid" who was led down the path to terrorism by his increasingly fanatical older brother.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsBombingsCrimeEventsLaw and orderBostonUnited StatesRussiaMassachusettsNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e99c658e9f2a443e973cf9b8da03bfa5Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:17:36 GMTJayne Meadows, actress and TV personality, dies at 95http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/631f6303706d4756b985943f8889ca0cLOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and TV personality Jayne Meadows, who often teamed with her husband Steve Allen, has died.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/631f6303706d4756b985943f8889ca0cMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:32:42 GMTMiller says he will plead guilty in Jewish site shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1cb601a6266488b9d42852127de7eb2KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A white supremacist from Missouri who is accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas plans to plead guilty to capital murder to avoid a lengthy trial because of his failing health.aGeneral newsReligious strifeViolent crimeCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityKansas CityMissouriKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1cb601a6266488b9d42852127de7eb2Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:41:03 GMTRiot erupts after funeral for man hurt in police custodyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df2929eff9d4f518ef25b75f9f67f26BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters looted stores and hurled rocks and bricks at Baltimore police Monday, injuring several officers just hours after thousands mourned the man who died after suffering a severe spinal injury in police custody.By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN Jr.aGeneral newsRiotsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsAfrican-AmericansPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df2929eff9d4f518ef25b75f9f67f26Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:55:36 GMTAP's Jake Pearson wins top award from New York Press Clubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af55e1b51a740a69a722d3bfbc4e8e5NEW YORK (AP) — A series of reports by The Associated Press on Rikers Island jail inmate deaths that exposed brutality, neglect and mismanagement in the city's biggest lockup has won the top prize in the New York Press Club Awards.aGeneral newsJournalismNews mediaMediaCorrectional systemsLaw and orderHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af55e1b51a740a69a722d3bfbc4e8e5Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:24:11 GMTArrest warrant sought for UFC champ in hit-and-run crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd511a1b97d74a058e0a32968a356998ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car, witnesses told police.By RUSSELL CONTRERASaGeneral newsSportsMixed martial artsHit-and-runArrestsCrimeMartial artsLaw and orderAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd511a1b97d74a058e0a32968a356998Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:58:42 GMTVegas sets up 'concentric' security for upcoming megafighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50d24c70635540449a85f9b892a9a906LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn't even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the head of the Nevada Athletic Commission started planning security for their big bout.By KEN RITTERaGeneral newsSportsBoxingMen's boxingMen's sportsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50d24c70635540449a85f9b892a9a906Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:46:14 GMTCorinthian Colleges closes all 28 remaining campuseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946c2dec501d476c9a44410393a28369WASHINGTON (AP) — Corinthian Colleges canceled classes Monday and shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students, less than two weeks after the Education Department announced it was fining the for-profit institution $30 million for misrepresentation.By KIMBERLY HEFLINGwBusinessGeneral newsLifestyleGovernment and politicsParentingRelationshipsHigher educationEducationEducation costsSocial affairsPersonal loansPersonal financeStudent financeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946c2dec501d476c9a44410393a28369Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:14:57 GMTTiny California tribe turns to adoption to boost revenuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b45509556db4c64aa6e3b19dd839678ALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A tiny, casino-owning Native American tribe in Northern California has pursued an unusual strategy to boost revenue: Adoption.aGeneral newsNative AmericansConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b45509556db4c64aa6e3b19dd839678Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:08:29 GMTLoretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney generalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/810eb9435c5e4105aba40603a948ded1WASHINGTON (AP) — Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official.By ERIC TUCKERwGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/810eb9435c5e4105aba40603a948ded1Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:05:15 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Stores looted, cars burnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48040047d8104ca6beba0d164db0890d5:55 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesRiotsCriminal investigationsArsonSocial mediaAfrican-AmericansPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaCrimeRace and ethnicityHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesPoliceGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderOnline mediaMediaViolent crimeEventsSocial issuesSocial affairsFiresAccidents and disastersCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48040047d8104ca6beba0d164db0890dMon, 27 Apr 2015 22:00:24 GMTPennsylvania top court reinstates monsignor's convictionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/597cfa96f6fd439a82ea7ec5ab339406PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The state's highest court on Monday reinstated the landmark child-endangerment conviction of a Roman Catholic monsignor who was the first U.S. church official ever prosecuted over his handling of sex abuse complaints.By MARYCLAIRE DALEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeCrimes against childrenViolent crimeReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesLaw and orderChristianityCourtsJudiciaryGovernment and politicsState governmentsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/597cfa96f6fd439a82ea7ec5ab339406Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:35:52 GMTNiger army retakes control of island from Boko Haramhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d06b11455bf245589ab54f5ff3a71e1bNIAMEY, Niger (AP) — Niger's government says its military has retaken control of the island of Karamga in Lake Chad after an attack by Boko Haram on its positions there.iGeneral newsNigerNiameyWest AfricaNigeriaAfricaChadCentral Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d06b11455bf245589ab54f5ff3a71e1bMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:41:16 GMTJudge won't delay order on inmate sex reassignment surgeryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92d08e56312e4eb08623119943df2198SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday refused to delay his order for California to provide sex reassignment surgery for a transgender inmate.By DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryCorrectional systemsLaw and orderCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92d08e56312e4eb08623119943df2198Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:44:27 GMTCards ace Adam Wainwright out for season with torn Achilleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8597ec3ee17945e3b43f0dedd32a4631The St. Louis Cardinals say injured ace Adam Wainwright is out for the season because of a torn left Achilles.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8597ec3ee17945e3b43f0dedd32a4631Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:45:52 GMTUSS Constitution closed for repairs, to partly open in Junehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/945ecd1715904c94875b4231fd7acc4bBOSTON (AP) — The world's oldest commissioned warship afloat is closing to visitors as it heads to dry dock in Boston for repairs.aGeneral newsConstitutionsGovernment and politicsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/945ecd1715904c94875b4231fd7acc4bMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:17:57 GMTThousands attend funeral for Freddie Gray in Baltimorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fd5860ab6be46738ea0f2d110478b0aBALTIMORE (AP) — A mix of mourning and civil rights protest took center stage Monday at a funeral attended by thousands paying tribute to a man who died after suffering a severe spinal injury in police custody.By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN Jr.aGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsLaw and orderCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fd5860ab6be46738ea0f2d110478b0aMon, 27 Apr 2015 20:56:17 GMTLatest on police-custody death: Parents urged to locate kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c64575aa414d5bb69a9141eaf278d15:35 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesSocial mediaRiotsCriminal investigationsAfrican-AmericansPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaCrimeRace and ethnicityChristianityHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsOnline mediaMediaPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderEventsSocial issuesSocial affairsReligionCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71c64575aa414d5bb69a9141eaf278d1Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:39:02 GMTKentucky judge rules for printer that refused gay pride jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce931d20af8341aa894a1a02ac641313LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge in Lexington has ruled in favor of a shop that refused to print gay pride festival T-shirts.aGeneral newsGays and lesbiansProfessional servicesIndustriesBusinessLexingtonKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce931d20af8341aa894a1a02ac641313Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:29:17 GMTTeen who fought cancer treatment heads home from hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c4faad23a1433ebe08e0aecb702f51HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 17-year-old girl forced by the courts to undergo chemotherapy for her cancer has finished that treatment and was released Monday from a hospital where she had been confined since December.By PAT EATON-ROBBaGeneral newsDiagnosis and treatmentCancerChemotherapyChild and teen healthMedicationDiseases and conditionsHealthLegal proceedingsLaw and orderHartfordConnecticutUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c4faad23a1433ebe08e0aecb702f51Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:07:05 GMTProsecutor: 2 exams found James Holmes to be sanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/987ea05eca4f401ba532454e301d29fbCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A prosecutor declared Monday that two psychiatric exams found Colorado theater gunman James Holmes to be sane as he meticulously plotted a mass murder, considering a bomb or biological warfare before settling on a shooting so that he could inflict more "collateral damage."By SADIE GURMANaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderHigher educationEducationSocial affairsColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/987ea05eca4f401ba532454e301d29fbMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:00:36 GMTWoman convicted of murder after young daughter disappearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7735ccda6c943d08582f786966f3a98PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona mother was convicted of murder Monday in the death of her 5-year-old daughter, who prosecutors say was beaten, neglected and confined to a closet before being dumped in a trash bin in 2011.By RYAN VAN VELZERaGeneral newsMissing personsViolent crimeCrimeCrimes against childrenArizonaPhoenixUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7735ccda6c943d08582f786966f3a98Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:17:29 GMTThe Latest: Victims' photos shown in Colorado shooting trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79fc7fbf2f234207a8a9055894d54d743 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverAuroraUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79fc7fbf2f234207a8a9055894d54d74Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:14:43 GMTThe Latest: Sobbing in courtroom at Colorado shooting trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db06dc477e604b13a204c635107750753:25 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverAuroraUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db06dc477e604b13a204c63510775075Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:30:09 GMTThe Latest: DA says booby trap had 'detonation redundancy'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/692e1ceb012c41a28494f7b8416794f92:45 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverAuroraUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/692e1ceb012c41a28494f7b8416794f9Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:02:15 GMTAPNewsBreak: Miller to plead guilty in Jewish site shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d1799675e8c43e88a5af759b625aa3bKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A white supremacist from Missouri who is accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas plans to plead guilty to capital murder to avoid a lengthy trial because of his failing health.aGeneral newsReligious strifeViolent crimeCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityKansas CityMissouriKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d1799675e8c43e88a5af759b625aa3bMon, 27 Apr 2015 21:38:09 GMT