FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:22:07 -0700'Do Over' inspires readers to take control of careershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b3aa6f881504446ad2ab34677f26911"Do Over" (Penguin), by Jon AcuffBy LINCEE RAYeArts and entertainmentBooks and literatureEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b3aa6f881504446ad2ab34677f26911Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:39:28 GMTState Dep't: 4 Americans dead in Nepal quick, 2 identifiedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba434d2b000b4ba38fb4a14de5a94eacWASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says at least four Americans have died in Nepal's earthquake.By BRADLEY KLAPPERwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNatural disastersAccidents and disastershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba434d2b000b4ba38fb4a14de5a94eacMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:26:45 GMTIraq: 2 car bombings in Baghdad kill at least 17 civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dc7622a83a44604ab2285cd246af423BAGHDAD (AP) — Two car bombings targeting busy commercial areas in the capital killed at least 17 civilians on Monday, Iraqi officials said.By SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsImprovised explosivesBaghdadIraqMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dc7622a83a44604ab2285cd246af423Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:18:15 GMTTulsa County undersheriff resigns after memo, fatal shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19be6b12d61e46a8ab9960587f573892TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The No. 2 official in the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office resigned Monday amid accusations that he quashed criticisms of a volunteer deputy who would later fatally shoot a restrained man.By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUSaGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsOklahomaTulsaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19be6b12d61e46a8ab9960587f573892Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:16:33 GMTAn explanation of wild birds' role in avian flu outbreakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1c1bf9100994f5c948b599f4e83b839DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Wild birds are believed to be behind the first major widespread outbreak of bird flu in the United States, with the virus confirmed in the animals in 10 states. Here are some questions and answers about how wild birds remain healthy even when carrying the virus and spread it to backyard and commercial flocks of chickens and turkeys.By DAVID PITTaGeneral newsAnimal healthDisease outbreaksAnimalsHealthPublic healthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureUnited StatesIowaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1c1bf9100994f5c948b599f4e83b839Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:14:57 GMTSuspect arrested after crashing through Utah airport fencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89fd069abaef43639c990e206ee5f705SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man has been arrested after crashing through a fence and sprinting from police onto a runway at the Salt Lake City airport early Monday.aGeneral newsArrestsTransportation safetyTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessLaw and orderCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersSalt Lake CityUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89fd069abaef43639c990e206ee5f705Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:47:59 GMTUN: Israeli actions killed 44 Palestinians at UN sheltershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d13d6c1a257940bb99270dc8cf2e13e1UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. inquiry has found that at least 44 Palestinians were killed and at least 227 injured by "Israeli actions" while sheltering at U.N. locations during last year's Gaza war.By CARA ANNAiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d13d6c1a257940bb99270dc8cf2e13e1Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:44:10 GMTBuffalo's Anchor Bar to open chicken wing joint in Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89cb033103794ece96438506c55e0418BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo's iconic Anchor Bar is winging westward with plans sell its chicken wings at new location in Las Vegas.tTravelLifestyleBuffaloNew YorkLas VegasUnited StatesNorth AmericaNevadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89cb033103794ece96438506c55e0418Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:37:47 GMTUS stocks edge lower at start of busy week for earningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d19c9f137c541feb558dcf38501eaf9NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged lower Monday afternoon as investors waited for a busy week of corporate earnings to begin. European shares rallied on the hopes that Greece will strike a deal with its creditors for new bailout money after it reshuffled its negotiating team.By BERNARD CONDONaBusinessGeneral newsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyStock marketsFinancial marketsHealth care industryIndustriesEnergy industryFinancial performanceCorporate newsIndustrial products and servicesJapanEast AsiaTokyoUnited StatesGreeceEuropeAsiaNorth AmericaWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d19c9f137c541feb558dcf38501eaf9Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:27:28 GMTUN envoy: Parties in Yemen had been 'very close' to dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eedd68d043fa4aea953780944e9b3d4eUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.'s outgoing special envoy to Yemen said Monday the parties there had been "very close" to reaching a political agreement before the current violence and that the main sticking point had been who would lead the Arab world's poorest country.By CARA ANNAiGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsForeign policyGovernment policyYemenSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eedd68d043fa4aea953780944e9b3d4eMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:55:05 GMTLatest on police-custody death: University shuts down campushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/209ccc1e91964c818db18155185965ab2 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesAfrican-AmericansHigher educationRace and ethnicityCriminal investigationsChristianityEducationCrimePolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsSocial affairsSocial issuesLaw and orderReligionEventsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/209ccc1e91964c818db18155185965abMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:19:59 GMTMaine lawmakers eye hayride regulations after deadly crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2280c07f37da4326bef827a62ee3ef38AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine lawmaker is pushing to mandate that hayrides be inspected after a Halloween-themed ride crashed last year, killing a 17-year-old girl and injuring more than 20 others.By ALANNA DURKINaBusinessGeneral newsState legislatureAccidentsLegislatureGovernment and politicsState governmentsAccidents and disastersMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2280c07f37da4326bef827a62ee3ef38Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:43:02 GMTGlobal effort to help Nepal earthquake victims intensifieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94021593f4204e6da8586f6db4a3793aLONDON (AP) — The desperate effort to save lives in earthquake-ravaged Nepal intensified Monday as aid flights arrived carrying emergency medical teams, search-and-rescue equipment and tarps for shelter.By GREGORY KATZiGeneral newsDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsEmergency managementAccidents and disastersGovernment and politicsNatural disastersNepalUnited KingdomIsraelKathmanduUnited StatesSouth AsiaAsiaWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94021593f4204e6da8586f6db4a3793aMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:24:57 GMTIraq: 2 car bombings in Baghdad kill at least 15 civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd96566ed72346f1a815bc892b1fec72BAGHDAD (AP) — Two car bombings targeting busy commercial areas in the capital killed at least 15 civilians on Monday, Iraqi officials said.By SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsImprovised explosivesBaghdadIraqMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd96566ed72346f1a815bc892b1fec72Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:48:15 GMTAPNewsBreak: Teen in custody case wants contact with momhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2df77aff7cd14dd1925997409cda5977CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A 19-year-old woman back in the United States after fleeing with her mother and stepfather a decade ago in a custody case is begging a judge to allow contact with her mother, who faces trial next month, and calls her stepfather "the only man I consider to be my dad."By KATHY McCORMACKaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2df77aff7cd14dd1925997409cda5977Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:04:54 GMTTexas storms bring reports of tornadoes, damage to buildingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce8ea01920e3444aae3b08e7155d9257DALLAS (AP) — A severe storm system that swept across parts of Texas over the weekend brought numerous reports of tornadoes, damage to buildings, large hail and several inches of rain, the National Weather Service said Monday.aGeneral newsStormsProperty damageTornadoesWeatherAccidents and disastersNatural disastersTexasWaxahachieDallasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce8ea01920e3444aae3b08e7155d9257Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:29:36 GMTPeltz gets key backer in fight for influence at DuPonthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbabb2908dd6416093ea2698692a54e2NEW YORK (AP) — Nelson Peltz gained a powerful backer Monday after the proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services said that change may be warranted at DuPont and recommended shareholders give the billionaire investor seats on its board.fBusinessFinancial servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbabb2908dd6416093ea2698692a54e2Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:30:51 GMTESPN suing Verizon over unbundling of its sports channelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b088968a3d424f398bbfb849f5618522ESPN is suing Verizon in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package.By MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyTelevision programsEntertainmentTelevisionSports mediaSportsMediaLegal proceedingsLaw and orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b088968a3d424f398bbfb849f5618522Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:23:16 GMTYemen's exiled government declares 3 disaster zoneshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/238fdd6d96ef42b6a96dba5b941ce6abSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's exiled government on Monday declared three areas in the country engulfed in fighting between Shiite rebels, their allies and pro-government forces as "disaster" zones, including the southern port city of Aden, and said that the month of violence has claimed 1,000 civilian lives.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsDiplomacyWar and unrestEmergency managementGovernment and politicsInternational relationsYemenSanaaIranSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/238fdd6d96ef42b6a96dba5b941ce6abMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:16:34 GMTKuznetsova upset by Shuai Zhang in 1st round of Prague Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f9571aecb47408fbb6d6c1169aa167dPRAGUE (AP) — Two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia was eliminated in the first round of the Prague on Monday on a day of upsets.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsCzech RepublicPragueEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f9571aecb47408fbb6d6c1169aa167dMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:48:41 GMTRushdie chastises authors protesting Hebdo tributehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeaf470287944e52818d2b5f2c5d3e0fNEW YORK (AP) — Salman Rushdie on Monday defended the PEN American Center's plans to honor the magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying the decision of six writers to skip the PEN gala in protest will encourage intimidation.By HILLEL ITALIEeArts and entertainmentCharlie Hebdo shooting in ParisEventsTerrorist attacksTerrorismWar and unrestGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeaf470287944e52818d2b5f2c5d3e0fMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:06:51 GMTPennsylvania official in custody after 6-hour SWAT standoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91466a4bd5ce4f459e800f0653157ed0MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. (AP) — A small-town politician threatened to detonate propane tanks and claimed to have "thousands of rounds" available for a rifle he brandished after an argument with his son turned into a six-hour standoff with a SWAT team, police said Monday.By JOE MANDAKaGeneral newsPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91466a4bd5ce4f459e800f0653157ed0Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:17:47 GMTReview: 'Age of Ultron' is an Avengers overdosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ef0d9c07d334ebea074b3b130f23d5bIt will surely stand as one of the most peculiar and possibly ironic entries in a director's filmography that in between Joss Whedon's two "Avengers" films there reads "Much Ado About Nothing": a low-budget, black-and-white Shakespeare adaption sandwiched between two of the most gargantuan blockbusters ever made.By JAKE COYLEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ef0d9c07d334ebea074b3b130f23d5bMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:30:17 GMTRedskins to pick up 5th-year option on Robert Griffin IIIhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/741f899026db42f38566f0ddb90bffb7ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Despite Robert Griffin III's history of injuries and moves in and out of the lineup, the Washington Redskins plan to exercise the quarterback's fifth-year contract option for the 2016 season.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsSports transactionsNFL DraftSports businessProfessional footballFootballEventsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/741f899026db42f38566f0ddb90bffb7Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:26:19 GMTCompromise GOP budget hikes war funds, targets 'Obamacare'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bb89750452a4ddc9975b7d32fe2f87dWASHINGTON (AP) — House and Senate GOP negotiators neared agreement Monday on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans controlling Congress to more easily target President Barack Obama's signature health care law while delivering an almost $40 billion budget boost to the Pentagon.By ANDREW TAYLORwBusinessGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical endorsementsRetiree financesLegislationGovernment-funded health insuranceFilibustersPolitical partiesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeElectionsPersonal financeHealth care policyGovernment policyGovernment programsPolitical organizationsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bb89750452a4ddc9975b7d32fe2f87dMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:54:22 GMTVegas sets up 'concentric' security for upcoming megafighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d04ea342928f4018aaa7a56a14f81285LAS 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/d04ea342928f4018aaa7a56a14f81285Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:19:37 GMTThe Latest: Some Colorado shooting survivors arrive at courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dac8d74ab264159acd3b5420a920e4e11:30 a.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dac8d74ab264159acd3b5420a920e4eMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:51:44 GMTThe Latest: Judge addresses jury in Colorado shooting trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec7881af02d04d27a16d7524cb239ffd12 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec7881af02d04d27a16d7524cb239ffdMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:14:36 GMTTiny California tribe turns to adoption to boost revenuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d22605675084ca3bbb8d16004d1a99cALTURAS, Calif. (AP) — A tiny, casino-owning Native American tribe in Northern California has pursued an unusual strategy to boost revenue: Adoption.aGeneral newsNative AmericansCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d22605675084ca3bbb8d16004d1a99cMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:24:17 GMTLoretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney generalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9ca6a3c77144c4b1db6dfe0ebbc221WASHINGTON (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 politicsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9ca6a3c77144c4b1db6dfe0ebbc221Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:18:36 GMTAP PHOTOS: Quake in Nepal leaves more than 4,000 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edc5753a3aa5471d9004944e90ccd738KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's worst earthquake in more than 80 years has so far claimed more than 4,000 lives, even without a full accounting from vulnerable mountain villages that rescue workers were still struggling to reach two days after the disaster. The desperate effort to save lives intensified Monday as aid flights arrived carrying emergency medical teams, search-and-rescue equipment and tarps for shelter.By The Associated PressiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edc5753a3aa5471d9004944e90ccd738Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:27:40 GMTFood industry tries to block Vermont's GMO labeling lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31cfed06711f47148672d3e1c0af9bffMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Food industry lawyers say there's not enough time to implement Vermont's new labeling rules for genetically modified products before the July 2016 effective date and are asking a federal judge to block them.htGeneral newsIndustry regulationFood scienceAgricultural scienceScienceGeneticsBiologyBiotechnologyTechnologyAgriculture and food technologyIndustrial technologyConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsVermontUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31cfed06711f47148672d3e1c0af9bffMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:17:57 GMTMom faces charges after 4 kids locked in basement 13½ hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d5dabd12ebf494380e71d00cf8b3d90PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia mother is facing charges after authorities allege that she locked her four children in the basement for more than 13½ hours without food or a bathroom as punishment.aGeneral newsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d5dabd12ebf494380e71d00cf8b3d90Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:41:17 GMTEx-South Carolina sheriff sentenced: 1 year, 1 day in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b10569ebd104f73848ae61779238b2eCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The man who had been South Carolina's longest-serving sheriff was sentenced Monday to one year and one day in prison after pleading guilty in a corruption scheme.By MEG KINNARDaGeneral newsCrimePoliceIndictmentsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLaw and orderLegal proceedingsSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b10569ebd104f73848ae61779238b2eMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:23:02 GMTNew Ellis Island center to complete US immigration storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eda17d455b01433380c17a73b3d003b8NEW YORK (AP) — A gallery opening next month at the Ellis Island Museum will complete the story of America's immigration history.tTravelLifestyleImmigrationLeisure travelSocial issuesSocial affairsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eda17d455b01433380c17a73b3d003b8Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:25:02 GMTThe Latest on Nepal Quake: US soldiers stay in Nepal to helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b939779726b484eac60b07dbbe920f410:50 p.m. (1710 GMT, 13:10 EDT)The Associated PressaGeneral newsDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsProperty damageAccidents and disastersArmed forcesTrafficTransportationForeign aidNatural disastersMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessInternational relationsNepalChinaTibetNew DelhiSouth AsiaKathmanduUnited StatesAsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaIndiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b939779726b484eac60b07dbbe920f4Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:19:01 GMTMother charged after 4 kids locked in basement for 13 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/864c952b6c4541d895f210347592df03PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A mother was charged Monday with locking her four children in the basement for more than 13 hours without food or a bathroom as punishment.aGeneral newsCrimePhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/864c952b6c4541d895f210347592df03Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:57:54 GMTPolice say man was shot following rap concert in Iowahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59bdb37895164b6ca008a80ab8d3e88eWEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police say a Minnesota man was shot following a rap concert in Iowa.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentViolent crimeCrimeIowaDes MoinesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59bdb37895164b6ca008a80ab8d3e88eMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:56:25 GMTBuilding collapses at Saudi university, killing 4 workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/148f09e2bbee4a9ea68abd35c08d3dbbRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Civil defense authorities in Saudi Arabia say that four construction workers were killed when a building they were working on collapsed on a university campus.iGeneral newsAccidents and disastersAccidentsSaudi ArabiaRiyadhSouth AsiaMiddle EastAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/148f09e2bbee4a9ea68abd35c08d3dbbMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:15:43 GMTJudge: Caesars can demolish Harrah's casino in Mississippihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07c529b7ebb54da48881c111f3a7e0dfJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Chicago bankruptcy judge has blessed plans to dismantle the former casino at the shuttered Harrah's complex in Mississippi's Tunica County.By JEFF AMYaBusinessGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderFinancial performanceCorporate newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesMississippiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07c529b7ebb54da48881c111f3a7e0dfMon, 27 Apr 2015 18:05:29 GMTColorado theater shooter seems calm, is tethered to floorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7cfd13c06a54353a685e384e6c5bd79CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes appeared calm as lawyers made their final motions before Monday's opening of the trial that will determine if he'll be executed, spend his life in prison, or be committed to an institution as criminally insane.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7cfd13c06a54353a685e384e6c5bd79Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:02:38 GMTUS citizen wants pardon, compensation in Dubai video casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d89be35929e46e5a6d2a2a76f8f6169MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An American who spent nine months in a United Arab Emirates prison for his role in an online parody video is seeking a pardon and financial compensation.By JEFF BAENENaGeneral newsCrimeInternational relationsArrestsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderDubaiUnited Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiUnited StatesMinnesotaMinneapolisMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d89be35929e46e5a6d2a2a76f8f6169Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:21:16 GMTJury instructions begin in trial of Colorado theater shooterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2d0ee27e07b4cd788cee642838ae914CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes appeared calm as his judge instructed jurors Monday at the opening of a trial to determine if he'll be executed, spend his life in prison, or be committed to an institution as criminally insane.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2d0ee27e07b4cd788cee642838ae914Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:18:35 GMTA look at judge, lawyers in Colorado theater shooting trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13ec2fb47292478e9fee964584b5e9b1CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Key players in the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes:aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13ec2fb47292478e9fee964584b5e9b1Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:58:41 GMTBurundi Red Cross: 6 killed in anti-president protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f4206be5103494fb8ce99f190cac7d5BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — At least six people have been killed in clashes between police and civilians demonstrating against the Burundian president's bid for a third term, a spokesman for the Burundi Red Cross said on Monday, as hundreds continued to protest in the capital despite a heavy military presence.By ANDREW NJUGUNA and RODNEY MUHUMUZAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsProtests and demonstrationsHuman rights and civil libertiesInternational relationsPolitical activismPolitical and civil unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesBurundiBujumburaRwandaEast AfricaCentral AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f4206be5103494fb8ce99f190cac7d5Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:57:12 GMTLatest on Boston trial: Brother criticized US governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d6776b0a3ec4018b089aba720e071611:30 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsBombingsCrimeGovernment and politicsLaw and orderEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d6776b0a3ec4018b089aba720e07161Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:32:50 GMTTeacher tackled teen during Washington high school shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b45ecdc351cd405299b51133758ea81cLACEY, Wash. (AP) — A teacher is being hailed as a hero after tackling a student who fired two shots into the air at a Washington state high school.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b45ecdc351cd405299b51133758ea81cMon, 27 Apr 2015 17:26:05 GMTCourt weighs excessive force against inmates awaiting trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77c054c7eb8a44c19289085b731a4e38WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid a growing national debate over police use of force, the Supreme Court struggled Monday with a related question of claims of excessive force against jail officials by people who are accused but not yet convicted of crimes.By SAM HANANELwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCrimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCorrectional systemsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77c054c7eb8a44c19289085b731a4e38Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:19:49 GMTUS lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teethhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee3e349ff1fc4ff1a8334e7e9d31fa27NEW YORK (AP) — The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride added to drinking water for the first time in more than 50 years.By MIKE STOBBEaHealthFluoridationPublic healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee3e349ff1fc4ff1a8334e7e9d31fa27Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:48:30 GMT'Hedwig' creator John Cameron Mitchell to get a special Tonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e2d5250733e4c6997a300272d833156NEW YORK (AP) — John Cameron Mitchell, who co-created the Broadway hit "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" and then played the lead character this spring, will receive the 2015 Special Tony Award.By MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentTony AwardsPerforming artsEntertainmentEventsAward showsTheater awardsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e2d5250733e4c6997a300272d833156Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:25:03 GMT