FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:01:46 -0700IndyCar drivers calmer after Long Beach tempershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8838ab88cd344b40b1bba562ba5b8312FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Tony Kanaan got a text of apology from Ryan Hunter-Reay. Will Power tried to apologize in person to Simon Pagenaud.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsAutomobile racingIndyCarTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8838ab88cd344b40b1bba562ba5b8312Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:35:04 GMTFiretruck rams California eatery; 14 injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0c0f034b6044d17b5e74d45e98e8b47MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — At least five firefighters are among 14 people who were injured when two firetrucks collided in a Los Angeles suburb, sending one careening across a sidewalk and into a restaurant.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationMontereyLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0c0f034b6044d17b5e74d45e98e8b47Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:45:32 GMTConsumer groups win appeal to reveal Company Doehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b229b3fc0620473499fc6d4397f5f337WASHINGTON (AP) — We soon could know the identity of the manufacturer — only known now as "Company Doe" — in a product safety case that has been linked to a child's death.JENNIFER C. KERRfBusinessLifestyleGovernment and politicsParentingRelationshipsCorporate legal affairsConsumer safetyCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesConsumer affairsMarketing and advertisingLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsProducts and servicesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b229b3fc0620473499fc6d4397f5f337Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:59:40 GMTFire truck rams California eatery; 14 injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13dfbf8c6caf4b939cbf9556f9a0d955MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — At least five firefighters are among 14 people who were injured when two fire trucks collided in a Los Angeles suburb, sending one careening across a sidewalk and into a restaurant.aGeneral newsAccidentsFiresAccidents and disastersTransportationMontereyLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13dfbf8c6caf4b939cbf9556f9a0d955Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:36:16 GMTWest slams Russia 'fantasy narrative' on Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d33acede8e2447acacfec8a20da5f86bUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Western countries on the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday slammed what they called Russia's "fantasy narrative" on the crisis in Ukraine after a new report on the human rights situation there.CARA ANNAiGeneral newsDiplomacyHuman rights and civil libertiesEthnic conflictsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsCrimeaUkraineRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d33acede8e2447acacfec8a20da5f86bThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:06:17 GMTWill Arnett files for divorce from Amy Poehlerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/140614a19d974498a440f64d06e975a8LOS ANGELES (AP) — Court records show Will Arnett has filed for divorce from Amy Poehler more than 18 months after the comedians announced their separation.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/140614a19d974498a440f64d06e975a8Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:42:23 GMTApology for UN refusal to stop Rwanda genocidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f73dc3f0e68421ba876a79118076d0cUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The diplomat who was president of the U.N. Security Council in April 1994 apologized Wednesday for the council's refusal to recognize that genocide was taking place in Rwanda and for doing nothing to halt the slaughter of more than one million people.EDITH M. LEDERERiGeneral newsGenocidesDiplomacyRwandan GenocideInternational relationsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsEventsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseRwandaSouth SudanEast AfricaCentral African RepublicSyriaMiddle EastWest AfricaAfricaNorth AfricaCentral Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f73dc3f0e68421ba876a79118076d0cThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:14:06 GMTBucks owner Herb Kohl reaches deal to sell teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5aac53c05994d84a67f1fffd3d1b0b9MILWAUKEE (AP) — Bucks owner Herb Kohl was well past retirement age and realized it was time to secure the future of the franchise. He had one big caveat for any potential investors: Keep the team in his hometown of Milwaukee.GENARO C. ARMASsSportsSports team ownership changesMen's basketballSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsFinancial servicesMilwaukeeWisconsinNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5aac53c05994d84a67f1fffd3d1b0b9Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:06:44 GMTNATO ups military presence amid Russian threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b94321923b7b4b3c96eab21ce0efa559BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia's aggression in Ukraine, the alliance's chief said Wednesday.JOHN-THOR DAHLBURGJUERGEN BAETZiGovernment and politicsGeneral newsRussiaUkraineBaltic SeaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b94321923b7b4b3c96eab21ce0efa559Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:20:31 GMTHome sales of $10 million rise in Connecticut townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d11a2e44bbaa45c9b8eedf4590faf0f4NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's Gold Coast is living up to its name, with a record $120 million sale of a waterfront estate in Greenwich leading an increase in sales of homes for more than $10 million.JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENaBusinessGeneral newsHome salesHome sellingMunicipal governmentsEconomyReal estateResidential real estateLifestyleLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeConnecticutGreenwichNew CanaanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d11a2e44bbaa45c9b8eedf4590faf0f4Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:53:55 GMTTroopers issue report on fatal Fla. day care crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b3ee84724ce41eea6d9dd08ebfb56d7ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — When a car crashed into a central Florida day care last week, it slammed through the playroom where it hit three children — killing one of them and seriously injuring two others — and left 10 more people injured by flying debris, the Florida Highway Patrol reported Wednesday.aGeneral newsDrug-related crimeAccidentsCrimeAccidents and disastersTransportationOrlandoFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b3ee84724ce41eea6d9dd08ebfb56d7Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:49:32 GMTHopes high Negro League stadium will make comebackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ea07c570a24d7fa74038b0f5978aebPATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.SAMANTHA HENRYaGeneral newsSportsBaseballMen's sportsNew JerseyNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ea07c570a24d7fa74038b0f5978aebWed, 16 Apr 2014 23:36:32 GMTCalifornia mulls wolf listing amid hunts elsewherehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be96c1b2f1c54f8e9ce190a93fb292caFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — While much of the country has relaxed rules on killing gray wolves, California will consider protecting the species after a lone wolf from Oregon raised hopes the animals would repopulate their historic habitat in the Golden State.SCOTT SMITHaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsScienceAnimalsWolvesWildlifeEnvironmental conservation and preservationMammalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental concernsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be96c1b2f1c54f8e9ce190a93fb292caWed, 16 Apr 2014 23:11:07 GMTCantor blasts Obama for immigration attack on GOPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfdc92f2d9754a2e9b791d7cfeb0f7e3WASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is criticizing President Barack Obama for attacking the same lawmakers he's supposed to be working with on immigration.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsImmigrationPolitical partiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLegislationLegislaturePolitical organizationsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfdc92f2d9754a2e9b791d7cfeb0f7e3Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:13:03 GMTColorado socialite killed by blunt force to headhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/814be01493bc429288968f01435dee0dASPEN, Colo. (AP) — A socialite who was found dead in her home in this Colorado resort town was killed by a blunt force injury to her head, the Pitkin County coroner said Wednesday.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentColoradoAspenUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/814be01493bc429288968f01435dee0dWed, 16 Apr 2014 22:38:50 GMT'Paul Robeson' playwright Phillip Hayes Dean dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959f51fc6577439e8f221b82ad5db67aNEW YORK (AP) — Phillip Hayes Dean, a playwright, director and theater actor who wrote the one-man play "Paul Robeson" starring James Earl Jones on Broadway in 1978, died Monday in Los Angeles from a heart condition, according to a family spokesman. He was 83.MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentObituariesCelebrityPerforming artsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959f51fc6577439e8f221b82ad5db67aWed, 16 Apr 2014 22:51:34 GMTBelgium coach Wilmots extends contract by 4 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bb6b9b8717b4fafa7c6b52edd851f79BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgium's soccer federation has extended the contract of coach Marc Wilmots through the 2018 World Cup after he led the Red Devils to soccer's top tournament for the first time in a dozen years.sSports2018 FIFA World CupFIFA World CupInternational soccerMen's soccerSoccerEventsMen's sportsBelgiumWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bb6b9b8717b4fafa7c6b52edd851f79Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:47:05 GMTEsposito, Cooke top Senior PGA Prohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/928d49db328544b4a7ce42caa90c08c5PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Frank Esposito Jr. shot a 3-under 69 on Wednesday for a share of the second-round lead with Stan Cooke in the Senior PGA Professional National Championship.sSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/928d49db328544b4a7ce42caa90c08c5Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:15:29 GMTHopes high Negro Leagues stadium makes comebackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc9c10165e59448fbba7e07e0a73e244PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.SAMANTHA HENRYaGeneral newsSportsBaseballMen's sportsNew JerseyNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc9c10165e59448fbba7e07e0a73e244Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:54:53 GMTTanaka cools Cubs' bats in Yankees' 3-0 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7886b9640d584d1eae4747507c711e0fNEW YORK (AP) — Cold, shorter rest, a bigger ball. No matter the challenges, Masahiro Tanaka is making a smooth transition from Japan to the major leagues for one major reason: his split-fingered fastball.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7886b9640d584d1eae4747507c711e0fThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:30:08 GMTLawyers in 9/11 at Gitmo case seek to question FBIhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf19910b74254f2c95b07fb9b7a733c1GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — Lawyers for five men charged in the Sept. 11 attack are seeking to question the FBI about an apparent investigation of defense team personnel in the case.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCriminal investigationsLaw and orderCrimeCubaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf19910b74254f2c95b07fb9b7a733c1Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:25:06 GMTRobot sub makes first complete search for planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc169e6a829482c83780f6b00d32225PERTH, Australia (AP) — A robotic submarine has completed its first full 16-hour mission scanning the floor of the Indian Ocean for wreckage of the missing Malaysian airliner after two previous missions were cut short by technical problems and deep water, authorities said on Thursday.MARGIE MASONiGovernment and politicsGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAustraliaMalaysiaChinaIndian OceanBeijingOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc169e6a829482c83780f6b00d32225Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:12:02 GMTFire truck rams California eatery; several injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8816ccff77e8495ba6d7caee08377433MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — Police say two fire trucks have collided in a Los Angeles suburb, slamming one engine into a restaurant and causing several injuries, some of them critical.aGeneral newsAccidentsFiresAccidents and disastersTransportationMontereyCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8816ccff77e8495ba6d7caee08377433Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:24:33 GMTNigeria: 100-plus kidnapped students freehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/891fb1dcbcb94c9eb45bc66752700befMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Scores of female students kidnapped by Islamic militants from a northeastern Nigerian school are free, Nigeria's military reported Wednesday.HARUNA UMARiGeneral newsKidnappingMilitant groupsCrimeWar and unrestNigeriaAfricaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/891fb1dcbcb94c9eb45bc66752700befWed, 16 Apr 2014 22:53:39 GMTuFly fires flight simulator who appeared on CNNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f645b815b204b979588130ebbda002dTORONTO (AP) — A Canadian flight simulator business fired an instructor who figured prominently in CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, saying he showed up late to his regular job and "shamed Canadians" by dressing like a teenager.ROB GILLIESiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f645b815b204b979588130ebbda002dThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:16:24 GMT3 school staffers on leave in Vegas cheating probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/740dcea2e7074244a984d9e18254805bLAS VEGAS (AP) — Three Clark County School District employees are on leave after a state investigation concluded adults altered the answer sheets on standardized tests at a Las Vegas elementary school, leading to skyrocketing scores from one year to the next.MICHELLE RINDELSaGeneral newsPrimary and secondary educationEducationStudent testingSchool administrationEducation standardsSchool rankingsSocial affairsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/740dcea2e7074244a984d9e18254805bThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:09:37 GMTMan to plead guilty in Disney insider info casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479c6d17a18647c9964ecd180b7ed2f8LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man will plead guilty to securities fraud and pay regulators around $801,000 for using insider information to profit from Disney's $4 billion acquisition of Marvel Entertainment in 2009.fBusinessGovernment regulationsFraud and false statementsCorporate crimeCorporate newsCrimeGeneral newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/479c6d17a18647c9964ecd180b7ed2f8Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:47:28 GMTReview: Chris O'Dowd shines in 'Of Mice and Men'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2c2c5e14648448397c21d7df15f03bcNEW YORK (AP) — There are hordes of teenage girls waiting outside the Longacre Theatre each night hoping to squeal over uber-muffin James Franco. But true theater fans should be waiting for his co-star to emerge.MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentPerforming artsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2c2c5e14648448397c21d7df15f03bcWed, 16 Apr 2014 23:34:20 GMTUN chief: 1 million South Sudanese may face faminehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dae25c2f48e5479f913fb42d70bdf497UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned Wednesday up to a million people could face famine in conflict-torn South Sudan in the coming months unless the world takes immediate action.EDITH M. LEDERERiGeneral newsFamineHumanitarian crisesHumanitarian assistanceForeign aidWeather patternsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsClimateEnvironment and natureSouth SudanSudanEuropeUnited StatesNorth AfricaAfricaMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dae25c2f48e5479f913fb42d70bdf497Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:27:52 GMTEsposito, Cooke leads Senior PGA Prohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e36118cda8784ecd86bdd21faddc7ac3PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Frank Esposito Jr. shot a 3-under 69 on Wednesday for a share of the second-round lead with Stan Cooke in the Senior PGA Professional National Championship.sSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e36118cda8784ecd86bdd21faddc7ac3Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:27:52 GMTPro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fce63ed32e3a47f08e3371c98535ccbcSLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — The well-armed, Moscow-backed insurgency sowing chaos in eastern Ukraine scored a new victory Wednesday, seizing armored vehicles and weapons from underequipped government forces, then rolling through two cities to a hero's welcome.YURAS KARMANAUiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational incidentsMilitant groupsNational governmentsWar and unrestUkraineCrimeaRussiaKievDonetskGenevaEuropeBlack SeaEastern EuropeSwitzerlandWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fce63ed32e3a47f08e3371c98535ccbcThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:29:21 GMTFears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinkinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06f30d9e655e4a25ac1cb01a34d7b6ddMOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Fears rose Thursday for the fate of 289 passengers still missing more than 24 hours after their ferry flipped onto its side and filled with water off the southern coast of South Korea.FOSTER KLUGYOUKYUNG LEEiGovernment and politicsGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsPrimary and secondary educationAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationEducationSocial affairsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06f30d9e655e4a25ac1cb01a34d7b6ddThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:45:48 GMTWallace showing improvement in Truck Serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8555aa4090643dd98b3a2469a2ed3e3Darrell Wallace Jr. was the first black driver to win a NASCAR race since the 1960s when he took the checkered flag in a Truck Series race at Martinsville last year.DAN GELSTONsSportsAutomobile racingWomen's sportsNASCARTelevision programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSports mediaTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8555aa4090643dd98b3a2469a2ed3e3Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:23:34 GMTIBM posts lower 1Q earnings amid hardware slumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b71c5c7ccbf47edaa282b32c3da31e2NEW YORK (AP) — IBM's first-quarter earnings fell and revenue came in below Wall Street's expectations amid an ongoing decline in its hardware business, one that was exacerbated by weaker demand in China and emerging markets.BARBARA ORTUTAYhtBusinessTechnologyFinancial performanceCorporate newsInformation technologyIndustriesChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b71c5c7ccbf47edaa282b32c3da31e2Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:16:51 GMTFake grenade in luggage disrupts New York airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db16ef89757e4a6191d633ff0e411d36NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A fake hand grenade in a passenger's luggage has disrupted operations at an airport in New York's Hudson Valley.aBusinessGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db16ef89757e4a6191d633ff0e411d36Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:43:28 GMTJets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnsonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/121eeda6fd9f4f4ea385143d9a2dd2ebNEW YORK (AP) — Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.DENNIS WASZAK Jr.sSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesSports businessAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballNew YorkTennesseeNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/121eeda6fd9f4f4ea385143d9a2dd2ebThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:30:35 GMTMan executed for killing 3 members of Texas familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5150e77a93a74dce9d9b4652b71fc21bHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother 13 years ago at a home in Corpus Christi was executed by Texas prison officials Wednesday evening.MICHAEL GRACZYKaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeCriminal punishmentLaw and orderNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryTexasHuntsvilleCorpus ChristiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5150e77a93a74dce9d9b4652b71fc21bThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:19:00 GMTGee, Mets send D-Backs to 6th straight loss, 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/714d42a002764c389fbd8ef69a41aa53PHOENIX (AP) — Nothing like a trip to Chase Field to turn things around for the New York Mets.BOB BAUMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/714d42a002764c389fbd8ef69a41aa53Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:41:05 GMTAtlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0748168f69e8490ca68e00200cf4da90ATLANTA (AP) — Arthur Blank donned traditional soccer garb to mark his newest venture — an MLS team for Atlanta.PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsSports facility constructionMen's soccerProfessional soccerSoccerSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessMen's sportsProfessional footballFootballAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0748168f69e8490ca68e00200cf4da90Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:38:54 GMTStudy: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes fallinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dac5102e2c54ea5980d30938f3099d7NEW YORK (AP) — In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.MIKE STOBBEaHealthMedical researchDiabetesHeart attackObesityDiseases and conditionsHeart healthCardiovascular diseaseUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dac5102e2c54ea5980d30938f3099d7Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:55:04 GMTFired Yahoo exec gets $58M for 15 months of workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/082158a3f4714e54b05d5d4f71974562SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job.MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessTechnologyCorporate managementCorporate stockCorporate newsPersonnelMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesMaterials industryWages and salarieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/082158a3f4714e54b05d5d4f71974562Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:36:33 GMTMellencamp unhappy with Wisconsin Gov. Walkerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e75f57775efb4d25a334c0b66fc7be3bMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Liberal rocker John Mellencamp wants conservative Republican Gov. Scott Walker to know he supports union rights and says Walker should think about that before using his songs on the campaign trail.SCOTT BAUEReArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsMusicEntertainmentState electionsElectionsCampaignsState governmentsWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e75f57775efb4d25a334c0b66fc7be3bWed, 16 Apr 2014 22:14:15 GMTExperts say video doesn't show Earhart wreckagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f511dc81f174fe89ed9e24923c86249CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Experts retained by an aircraft preservation group say underwater video shot in the South Pacific yields no evidence of the wreckage of the missing plane piloted by aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.BEN NEARYaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsLegal proceedingsCoralsLaw and orderAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAnimalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f511dc81f174fe89ed9e24923c86249Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:40:07 GMTCaptain Tom teeing it up at RBC Heritagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f1c25a04a6345cca27d087cedda6d34HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Tom Watson wants to take a closer look at American prospects for the Ryder Cup, so the U.S. captain is playing in the RBC Heritage this week.PETE IACOBELLIsSportsRyder CupMen's golfMen's sportsAthlete injuriesGolfEventsAthlete healthHilton Head IslandUnited StatesSouth CarolinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f1c25a04a6345cca27d087cedda6d34Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:50:17 GMTuFly fires flight instructor who appeared on CNNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1851c14fc244d618602557126ef65f9TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian flight simulator business fired an instructor who figured prominently in CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, saying he showed up late to his regular job and "shamed Canadians" by dressing like a teenager.ROB GILLIESiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1851c14fc244d618602557126ef65f9Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:18:37 GMTDetroit still needs $350M from state lawmakershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba1423b3ee704a71ad0423b9ef19ad4bDETROIT (AP) — Pressure was building Wednesday for Michigan lawmakers to commit $350 million to Detroit pensions, a day after the city reached tentative agreements with pension funds and a retiree group to reduce payouts.DAVID EGGERTED WHITEaBusinessGovernment and politicsState legislatureGovernment pensions and social securityState governmentsLegislatureGovernment business and financeMichiganDetroitUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba1423b3ee704a71ad0423b9ef19ad4bWed, 16 Apr 2014 22:22:55 GMTSales of homes for more than $10 million increasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff61f869ca4e45388d23d38d95cf01a3NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's Gold Coast is living up to its name, with a record $120 million sale of a waterfront estate in Greenwich leading an increase in sales of homes for more than $10 million.JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENaBusinessGeneral newsHome salesHome sellingHome buyingEconomyReal estateResidential real estateLifestyleGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsConnecticutGreenwichNew CanaanNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff61f869ca4e45388d23d38d95cf01a3Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:21:26 GMTJay Z to bring Made in America music fest to LAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdc7bda4abac4fa9ad08db591810cca1LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Budweiser Made in America music festival is coming to Los Angeles, but who is performing and how the city will manage the two-day concert are still mysteries.SANDY COHENaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentMunicipal governmentsCelebrityLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdc7bda4abac4fa9ad08db591810cca1Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:20:52 GMTSacramento mayor to lead national mayoral grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2be68f9c72ef486484ac0eab872fffcdSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was sworn in Wednesday as the new leader of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, a platform that raises the national political profile of the NBA All-Star.FENIT NIRAPPILaNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsSacramentoCaliforniaUnited StatesMesaNorth AmericaArizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2be68f9c72ef486484ac0eab872fffcdThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:52:58 GMTMinnesota State players refuse to practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1d98a26fc9740028399d117519649e8MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Football players at Minnesota State, Mankato, refused to practice for their former head coach on Wednesday, greeting his reinstatement by an arbitrator by demanding that the interim coach keep the top job.aGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCoachingFootballCollege sportsMankatoMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1d98a26fc9740028399d117519649e8Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:03:27 GMT