FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Apr 2015 12:13:10 -0700Baltimore protests turn violent after death of suspect (AP) — A protest over the death of a man who was injured while in the custody of Baltimore police Gray started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets. Then, things turned violent and volatile.By TOM FOREMAN Jr., MEREDITH SOMERS AND JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSportsMLB baseballBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:23:20 GMTFighting rages in Yemen's 3rd-largest city, strikes continue, Yemen (AP) — Deadly street battles raged in Yemen's third-largest city on Sunday, as airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities, security officials said.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 16:39:37 GMTCoast Guard: Second body found in Alabama waters, 5 missing ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard crews continued searching Sunday for five people missing in the water after recovering two bodies following a powerful storm that capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay, Alabama.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:13:30 GMT'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3': 5 ways it's different MONICA, Calif. (AP) — "Call of Duty: Black Ops 3" is enlisting a few new recruits.By DERRIK J. LANGhtArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyMilitary technologySanta MonicaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 17:28:16 GMTCentenary of 1.5 million Armenian deaths marked in NYC YORK (AP) — A rally in Times Square is marking the centennial of the deaths of as many 1.5 million Armenians under the Ottoman Empire — today's Turkey.By VERENA DOBNIKaGeneral newsTurkeyNew York CityNew YorkMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 19:07:37 GMTIsraeli military indicts 3 soldiers for looting in Gaza war (AP) — The Israeli military announced Sunday it indicted three soldiers for allegedly taking money from a building in Gaza during last year's war against Hamas militants.iGeneral newsDiplomacyWar and unrestIndictmentsMilitary legal affairsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsLaw and orderMilitary and defensePalestinian territoriesIsraelJerusalemGaza StripMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 17:13:08 GMTMan driving motorhome leads Alaska State Troopers on a chase, Alaska (AP) — A man sought on a felony arrest warrant used a motorhome to unsuccessfully escape Alaska State Troopers.By DAN JOLINGaGeneral newsOdditiesReckless endangermentCrimeAlaskaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:37:55 GMTCavs' Kevin Love out after hurting shoulder in first quarter (AP) — Kevin Love has been ruled out of the Cavaliers' playoff game against the Celtics after hurting his left shoulder midway through the first quarter.sSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:01:04 GMTFilm to probe Newark schoolyard murders' toll on family, N.J. (AP) — For what seemed a small eternity, Shalga Hightower epitomized the picture of parental grief in the aftermath of Newark's 2007 schoolyard killings, when a group of men and boys, including one who turned 15 that day, lined up her college-bound daughter and two friends and shot them each in the back of the head.By DAVID PORTERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeDocumentariesLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairs, 26 Apr 2015 17:10:55 GMTJameis 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 16:49:11 GMTOhio in a minority as high court weighs same-sex marriage (AP) — While Ohio has traditionally been a national bellwether politically, the state now finds itself in the minority on same-sex marriage heading into Tuesday's U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments.DAN SEWELLaGeneral newsGays and lesbiansMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesUnited StatesOhioCincinnatiNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 17:31:51 GMTExpert: Lift accidents like one at Sugarloaf are rare VALLEY, Maine (AP) — A national expert says Maine's Sugarloaf ski resort was the only ski area in the nation to have a serious lift malfunction involving injuries this season.aBusinessGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersMaineUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:59:09 GMTModerate Akinci leads Turkish Cypriot leadership election, Cyprus (AP) — Challenger Mustafa Akinci has opened up an unassailable lead over incumbent hard-liner Dervis Eroglu in a runoff election to determine the next leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots.By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsRun-off electionsElectionsTurkeyCyprusMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeGreece, 26 Apr 2015 16:33:53 GMTFrance detains 3 new suspects in thwarted attack probe (AP) — French police have detained three people in an investigation into an alleged plot to attack a church near Paris, authorities said Sunday.By ANGELA CHARLTONiGeneral newsCriminal investigationsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 17:33:12 GMTDeath toll climbs following Nepal quake: Things to Know death toll climbed and aftershocks continued a day after a powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest and setting off an urgent aid response.By GREGORY KATZaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaSouth AsiaKathmanduPakistanAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:43:52 GMTGarcia leads White Sox past Royals in suspended game (AP) — Avisail Garcia hit a tiebreaking RBI single with two out in the ninth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Sunday in the resumption of a game suspended by rain.By JAY COHENsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballSports businessAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:54:30 GMTGreenpeace spots 3-mile oil slick off Spain's Canary Islands (AP) — Greenpeace has called on Spain's government to dedicate more resources to cleaning up an oil spill rising up from a sunken fishing trawler off the Canary Islands after spotting a five-kilometer (3-mile) slick.iBusinessGeneral newsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAccidentsAccidents and disastersSpainCanary IslandsWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AfricaAfrica, 26 Apr 2015 18:36:26 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 17:23:59 GMTThe Latest: Wake held for man who died after arrest p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsArrestsLaw and orderCrime, 26 Apr 2015 18:54:09 GMTCards ace Wainwright placed on 15-day DL with ankle injury (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left Achilles and left ankle injury, the team says, and could be out much longer.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:09:46 GMTGiants-Rockies game postponed by rain (AP) — The game between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies has been rained out.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:03:42 GMTOfficial: Palestinian operatives helped free Syria hostages (AP) — A top Palestinian intelligence official has provided first details of the release of two Swedish hostages held in Syria for 17 months, saying the captors drove them to a pre-arranged drop-off point, pushed them out of the car and sped off.By IAN DEITCHiGeneral newsHostage situationsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesSyriaIsraelMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 18:43:02 GMTKipchoge wins his 1st London Marathon in Kenyan top 4 (AP) — Eliud Kipchoge won the London Marathon for the first time on Sunday, leading home a Kenyan top four ahead of defending champion Wilson Kipsang.By ROB HARRISsSportsWomen's track and fieldMen's track and fieldWomen's sportsTrack and fieldMarathonsMen's sportsUnited KingdomLondonKenyaEast AfricaWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandAfrica, 26 Apr 2015 17:46:20 GMTNYPD's Bratton: Less tension between city officials, union YORK (AP) — New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there's "much less tension" between the police union and city officials now than there was in the aftermath of the chokehold death of a Staten Island man last year.aGeneral newsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:34:54 GMTTater tots, comfy couch waylay California burglar, Calif. (AP) — Police say a would-be burglar got sidetracked by snacks and a comfy place to snooze, heating up some tater tots and taking a nap on the sofa of the house he broke into.aGeneral newsOdditiesTheftCrimeCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:39:48 GMTBaltimore protests turn violent after death of arrested man (AP) — A protest over the death of Freddie Gray, who was critically injured in police custody, started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets before the demonstration turned violent and volatile.By TOM FOREMAN Jr., MEREDITH SOMERS AND JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:53:04 GMT3 young women jailed in Russia for twerking (AP) — A court in southern Russia has sentenced one teenager to 15 days in jail and two young women to 10 days for twerking next to a World War II memorial.iGeneral newsRussiaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 16:51:27 GMTNishikori beats Andujar to defend Barcelona Open title, Spain (AP) — Top-seeded Kei Nishikori successfully defended his title at the Barcelona Open by beating Spaniard Pablo Andujar 6-4, 6-4 in Sunday's final.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSpainBarcelonaWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 17:59:51 GMTCorrection: Nepal-Earthquake Warning story a story April 26 about a gathering of earthquakes experts a week before the Nepal quake, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of one expert. His name is Hari Kumar, not Hari Ghi. The story also misspelled the name of his company, which is GeoHazards International, not Geohazards International.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsSeismologyEarth scienceNatural disastersAccidents and disastersScienceEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduAsia, 26 Apr 2015 17:21:09 GMTNigeria recalls diplomats from South Africa over attacks, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria is recalling its top diplomats in South Africa because of "ongoing xenophobia targeting foreigners," according to a government statement.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsImmigrationGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsNigeriaSouth AfricaAfricaWest AfricaLiberiaSouthern Africa, 26 Apr 2015 18:13:27 GMTOfficial results show moderate Mustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots, Cyprus (AP) — Official results show moderate Mustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCyprusTurkeyWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 17:02:57 GMTPicture it: A 1,000-year exposure showing a changing Earth, Mass. (AP) — If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Jonathon Keats figures a picture can also span a thousand years.By BOB SALSBERGaGeneral newsScienceArt photographyVisual artsMuseumsArts and entertainmentRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 17:16:20 GMT'Furious 7' holds on to box office; 'Age of Ultron' looms YORK (AP) — "Furious 7" enjoyed a victory lap over the weekend, becoming only the third film ever to make $1 billion internationally and leading the domestic box office for the fourth straight week. But the movie that's poised to topple the Universal juggernaut, Marvel's "The Avengers: Age of Ultron," revved up overseas with a massive $201.2 million debut.By JAKE COYLEaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentNorth AmericaUnited States, 26 Apr 2015 19:01:50 GMTActivists: Syrian air raids kill 34 in northwestern town (AP) — Syrian government aircraft pounded opposition-held areas in the country's northwest on Sunday, killing at least 34 in one strike on a town near the Turkish border, activists said.iGeneral newsWar and unrestPolitical activismPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsSyriaTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 16:15:20 GMTFBI director, Sen. Leahy, give details of Louis Freeh crash, Vt. (AP) — Officials say former FBI director Louis Freeh was near death in the wake of a car crash near his vacation home in Vermont last August.aGeneral newsAccidentsLaw enforcement agenciesAccidents and disastersTransportationGovernment and politicsBurlingtonVermontUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:56:22 GMTMustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots, Cyprus (AP) — Mustafa Akinci, a veteran politician with a strong track record of reaching out to rival Greek Cypriots, was elected Sunday as leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots in ethnically divided Cyprus.By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsDiplomacyInternational relationsTurkeyCyprusGreeceNicosiaMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 17:50:56 GMT3 young women jailed in Russia for twerking next to monument (AP) — A court in southern Russia has sentenced three young women to brief jail terms for making a video showing them twerking next to a World War II memorial.iGeneral newsCrimeMoscowRussiaEastern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 17:29:05 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 KATZiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersForeign aidIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessInternational relationsGovernment and politicsNatural disastersUnited KingdomNepalUnited Arab EmiratesSouth AsiaIsraelWestern EuropeEuropeAsiaMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 18:25:43 GMTLate spring complicates already perilous amphibian migration, N.H. (AP) — Northern New England's annual amphibian migration is always perilous, but critters that cross roads to breed are facing an additional challenge this year: a delayed start after the long winter.By HOLLY RAMERaGeneral newsAnimalsAmphibiansFrogsSalamanders and newtsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 17:25:00 GMTOwner spots his stolen truck in rearview mirror; arrest made, Ala. (AP) — A man driving to work in Alabama suddenly noticed his stolen pickup truck following him, setting off a chain of events that included a pursuit, a crash and an arrest.aOdditiesArrestsLaw and orderGeneral newsCrimeAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:16:00 GMTSalma Hayek visits Lebanon to launch film 'The Prophet', Lebanon (AP) — Salma Hayek is in Lebanon, her first visit to her ancestral homeland, to launch "The Prophet," an animated feature film she co-produced.By SARAH EL DEEBiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityAnimation and comicsLebanonMiddle East, 26 Apr 2015 18:45:25 GMTQuake agony revealed quietly on trip from Nepal airport, Nepal (AP) — Soon after landing at Kathmandu airport, the Thai Airways captain made a bizarre announcement to passengers: Nobody is in the control tower.By TODD PITMANiGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 15:58:51 GMTOfficials say heavy rains kill 37 in northwest Pakistan, Pakistan (AP) — Officials in northwestern Pakistan say heavy rains have killed at least 37 people.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersPakistanPeshawarSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 19:10:19 GMTStoried NYC college awaits results of attorney general probe YORK (AP) — First came a hotly-debated decision by Cooper Union to start charging its students after being tuition-free for generations.By KAREN MATTHEWSaBusinessGeneral newsHigher educationEducationSocial affairsNew York CityManhattanNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 17:25:07 GMTHow to help Nepal earthquake victims groups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal's devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people. Here's a look at humanitarian efforts under way in Nepal and how to donate online:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersNatural disastersForeign aidInternational relationsGovernment and politicsNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsia, 26 Apr 2015 18:42:04 GMTKerber upsets Wozniacki to win Porsche Grand Prix, Germany (AP) — Home favorite Angelique Kerber rallied to upset Caroline Wozniacki 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the final of the Porsche Grand Prix for her second straight title on Sunday.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 26 Apr 2015 16:50:25 GMTTechnology and outdoor sports converge at drone conference Cruz, Calif. (AP) — Surfers catching waves and mountain bikers pedaling through forests are used to the occasional low flying pelican or diving hawk, but these days outdoor recreationalists can find what's up in the air isn't a bird at all, it's a drone.By MARTHA MENDOZAhtBusinessGeneral newsDrone aircraftTechnologyCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 16:11:16 GMTEx-Ranger's long march to honor WWII hero, N.Y. (AP) — For years after Col. William O. Darby was killed in World War II, fellow soldiers would make a pilgrimage to his family's home just to talk to his mother about the fallen hero credited with forming the U.S. Army Rangers.By CHRIS CAROLAaGeneral newsWorld War IIEventsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsNHL hockeyProfessional hockeyHockeySportsMen's hockeyMen's sportsUnited StatesNew York CityArkansasNorth AmericaNew York, 26 Apr 2015 16:02:52 GMTFamily, friends in Baltimore mourn death of arrested man (AP) — A night of violence gave way to a day of mourning Sunday for a man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police.By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN, Jr.aGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsProtests and demonstrationsLaw and orderCrimePolitical and civil unrestBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 18:37:03 GMTInternet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space race HORN, Texas (AP) — An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart.By MICHAEL GRACZYKaBusinessGeneral newsSpace launchesCoastlines and beachesContracts and ordersCorporate newsGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesEnvironment and natureTexasUnited StatesHoustonNorth America, 26 Apr 2015 15:47:22 GMT