FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:21:03 -0700US stocks open mixed on Wall Streethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1c4db5c36784c52a785d6bb7c9950c1NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is opening mixed at the start of a busy week as a batch of merger announcements lift shares in Family Dollar and other companies.aBusinessGeneral newsStock marketsFinancial marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1c4db5c36784c52a785d6bb7c9950c1Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:51:47 GMTReport says surveillance is hampering journalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1fe163c13ce4a2680d21de7751681baNEW YORK (AP) — Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other electronic records are making it harder for journalists to report on what the government is doing, two human rights groups say.DAVID BAUDERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsGovernment information leaksClassified informationGovernment and politicsNational securityJournalistsPolitical issuesMilitary and defenseNews mediaMediaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1fe163c13ce4a2680d21de7751681baMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:35:28 GMT'Crazy Eyes' actress Uzo Aduba is crazy about fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e2cc3be64442b4869af299478a4fb4LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Orange Is the New Black" actress Uzo Aduba is flooded with marriage proposals these days.NICOLE EVATTeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentHollywoodLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e2cc3be64442b4869af299478a4fb4Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:16:30 GMTTake off your clothes to make it in TVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad05bb7606c54ac59a52178a177a2edcNEW YORK (AP) — A male contestant on a new VH1 dating show didn't beckon a woman to walk in front of him out of politeness. He wanted to check her out from behind, and didn't need to use his imagination.DAVID BAUDEReArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentTelevision ratingsHome buyingTelevisionMediaResidential real estateLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad05bb7606c54ac59a52178a177a2edcMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:18:25 GMT2 questioned in search for Philly carjackershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/743e22840d1748e1921031b13d0304a7PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia's police commissioner says the manhunt for two men in a fatal carjacking is on hold as detectives question two people believed to have information.aGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/743e22840d1748e1921031b13d0304a7Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:15:27 GMTOil depot ablaze amid clashes in Libyan capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6361850e768c4be498baa1e88ac3678fCAIRO (AP) — A fire at the oil depot for the airport in Libya's capital raged out of control Monday after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, the latest violence to plague the country as foreigners flee the chaos.MAAMOUN YOUSSEFiGeneral newsEvacuationsDiplomacyEmbassiesMilitant groupsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsInternational relationsLibyaEgyptTripoliCairoMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6361850e768c4be498baa1e88ac3678fMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:39:55 GMTCops: 'Spider-Man' slugged officer in Times Squarehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff54c5978e9e4eff9d761ed9a0eac791NEW YORK (AP) — A man dressed as Spider-Man was arrested on charges he slugged a police officer who told him to stop harassing tourists in Times Square.MICHAEL R. SISAKtTravelLifestyleArrestsCrimeLegislationViolent crimeGeneral newsLaw and orderLegislatureGovernment and politicsNew York CityManhattanBrooklynNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff54c5978e9e4eff9d761ed9a0eac791Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:14:25 GMTUkrainian PM urges vote to pay for warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e09ccfa9c374e5b9697a3423945266fKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's prime minister says parliament needs to come up with more money to pay the mounting costs from the war against pro-Russian separatists and to rebuild infrastructure shattered by the fighting.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestLegislatureUkraineEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e09ccfa9c374e5b9697a3423945266fMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:02:09 GMTBeach town's ban prompts battle over shave icehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fe9e0f5da634e499631d8893ba99d46WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for accidents.JENNIFER McDERMOTTaFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsWesterlyConnecticutRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fe9e0f5da634e499631d8893ba99d46Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:59:50 GMTAbu Sayyaf gunmen kill 21 Filipinos in road attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d89ece4602a468583ba71e930bb436bMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Abu Sayyaf gunmen attacked Filipino civilians traveling to celebrate the end of Ramadan with their families on Monday, killing 21, including at least six children, in a brazen road attack that was the bloodiest in recent years by the violent militant group, police and military officials said.TERESA CEROJANOiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestManilaPhilippinesSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d89ece4602a468583ba71e930bb436bMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:58:58 GMTYes! Former WWE champ catches suspected burglarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8f1cdabe964240869c6cb8a392bcc6PHOENIX (AP) — A former WWE champion known as Daniel Bryan chased two burglary suspects he saw exiting his Phoenix home this week and subdued one until officers arrived, investigators said.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsOdditiesSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentCrimeWrestlingTheftPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8f1cdabe964240869c6cb8a392bcc6Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:23:58 GMTDefense: Gov't suppressed evidence in Blackwaterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb840aecca649e3880213c8ed27257fWASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for Blackwater security guards argued Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad.PETE YOSTwGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsIraqUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb840aecca649e3880213c8ed27257fMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:48:11 GMT'Sharknado' sequel has bite and lots of laughshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2115e42105674b26b359a3b463f1a57bNEW YORK (AP) — Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready.FRAZIER MOOREeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentMLB baseballProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSportsNew York CityNew YorkManhattanCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2115e42105674b26b359a3b463f1a57bMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:42:41 GMTCrews increase containment on California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4330099c58844809863861b287bf7ef8PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials are optimistic they may soon have the upper hand on a wildfire burning near vineyards in Northern California that has led to evacuation orders for more about 1,200 people.aGeneral newsAccidents and disastersFiresNatural disastersProperty damageEvacuationsAnimalsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaSacramentohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4330099c58844809863861b287bf7ef8Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:08:40 GMTCable on Ohio amusement park ride snaps, hurting 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03844d8329bb4dde8011d6807b610e82SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio amusement park ride that swings riders as high as 125 feet has been closed indefinitely after a cable snapped, injuring two visitors.tTravelLifestyleAmusement and theme parksInjuriesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessRecreation and leisureLeisure travelHealthSanduskyOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03844d8329bb4dde8011d6807b610e82Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:09:08 GMTUS official fume as Venezuelan general slips grasphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ae12d54b39744f98242acc6b82ef449CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — US officials are saying Venezuela may have used threats to obtain the freedom of a former general detained in Aruba at the request of the American government.iGeneral newsVenezuelaNetherlandsArubaCaracasSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanWestern EuropeEuropeCaribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ae12d54b39744f98242acc6b82ef449Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:05:30 GMTUS companies increasingly fish for growth overseashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/971ac2ca7e1a4beabc0376150fb69e5dSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home.MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyFinancial performanceCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesMedia and entertainment industryProducts and servicesUnited StatesChinaIndiaEuropeEast AsiaMiddle EastNorth AmericaGreater ChinaAsiaSouth Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/971ac2ca7e1a4beabc0376150fb69e5dMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:13:43 GMTRPM Intl agrees to $797.5M deal on asbestos claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1846d87047ad4248b9b191d763441071MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — RPM International plans to spend nearly $800 million as part of a preliminary deal to fund a trust that resolves asbestos personal injury claims tied to a business owned by its Specialty Products Holding Corp.fBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate newsMedinaOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1846d87047ad4248b9b191d763441071Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:49:23 GMTReport says surveillance hampering journalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/100384c779b340c4845cbcbe95d728a7NEW YORK (AP) — Two human rights groups say the staggering amount of personal information available to government security officials has restricted the flow of information to journalists.DAVID BAUDERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsJournalistsNews mediaMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/100384c779b340c4845cbcbe95d728a7Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:33:17 GMTInfrared camera catches Keys sea turtle hatchlingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6f9cff1bb534a8da4236ec43c4f03c5BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — A live-streaming webcam has recorded loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings emerging from a nest on a Florida Keys beach.tTravelLifestyleAnimalsTurtlesCoastlines and beachesWildlifeReptilesEnvironment and natureEnvironmentFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6f9cff1bb534a8da4236ec43c4f03c5Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:18:10 GMTFemale suicide bomber kills several in Nigeriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef4270878350481594af5b214034032fKANO, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say a woman blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria, killing at least three people.iGeneral newsBombingsWar and unrestTerrorismNigeriaKanoWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef4270878350481594af5b214034032fMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:20:56 GMTVirus drugmaker fights pediatricians' new advicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d54575ad3ad4cea9d33b4f1e7f38c91CHICAGO (AP) — A costly drug given mostly to premature babies is at the center of a clash between the manufacturer and the nation's leading pediatrician's group, which recommends scaling back use of the medicine.LINDSEY TANNERaBusinessHealthAccess to health careMedicationChild and teen healthRespiratory syncytial virusHealth issuesPregnancy and childbirthSexual and reproductive healthWomen's healthDiagnosis and treatmentInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealth care industryIndustriesFinancial servicesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d54575ad3ad4cea9d33b4f1e7f38c91Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:53:35 GMTVirgin America files for IPOhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22854314130c4cf59799af244e7e5b9bNEW YORK (AP) — Virgin America's next destination is Wall Street.fBusinessIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesCorporate stockCorporate newsUnited StatesCaliforniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22854314130c4cf59799af244e7e5b9bMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:44:46 GMTNYC mayor moves into historic Gracie Mansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c81b8e795f6422c8cbdffa921831e4bNEW YORK (AP) — A historic New York City mansion is once again filled with the sounds of family activities.aGeneral newsLifestyleGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsNew York CityNew YorkManhattanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c81b8e795f6422c8cbdffa921831e4bMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:42:58 GMTBeijing, Chicago architects to design Lucas Museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dfc540581b0461080423cb80a830260CHICAGO (AP) — Architects from Beijing and Chicago will design George Lucas' new museum to be built along Chicago's lakefront.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentArchitectureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessChicagoBeijingIllinoisUnited StatesNorth AmericaChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dfc540581b0461080423cb80a830260Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:09:08 GMTNY lawmakers push for airline safety deviceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c88a9b8e8ea24d8798bb0cf2ce0cc0b8ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two U.S. legislators are urging the government to study whether American passenger jets should be equipped with devices protecting them against missiles like the one that brought down a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine and projectiles fired near Tel Aviv's airport.htTravelLifestyleMalaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashWar and unrestAir travelTechnology law and ethicsGovernment and politicsTechnologyEventsTransportation safetyTransportationGeneral newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesTechnology issuesLeisure travelTel AvivIsraelUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c88a9b8e8ea24d8798bb0cf2ce0cc0b8Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:04:01 GMTRonstadt, Katzenberg among those honored by Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/078d7d56ca614cc3b5f83d265e3684cfWASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Linda Ronstadt, DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg and public radio host Diane Rehm are among those being honored at the White House Monday for their contributions to arts and humanities.NEDRA PICKLEReArts and entertainmentLifestyleGovernment and politicsMusicEntertainmentNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/078d7d56ca614cc3b5f83d265e3684cfMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:55:01 GMTItaly opens theme park in tribute to film industryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/220cd6cd71af42ee8fdcb5b4d26f00a3ROME (AP) — A new amusement park outside Rome celebrates the world of cinema, taking visitors back to the golden age of Italian film production when the Rome-based Cinecitta Studios — still in operation — were known as "Hollywood on the Tiber."KAVITHA SURANAeArts and entertainmentMoviesEntertainmentTrain travelTravelAmusement and theme parksLifestyleMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessConsumer products and servicesRecreation and leisureLeisure travelItalyRomeParisWestern EuropeEuropeFrancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/220cd6cd71af42ee8fdcb5b4d26f00a3Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:18:20 GMTContracts to buy US homes slip in Junehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/323c1001ffe34c7e9ed0509aeb3b3958WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June, as the real estate market appears to have cooled off this summer.JOSH BOAKwBusinessGeneral newsHome salesHome sellingHome buyingEconomyReal estateResidential real estateLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/323c1001ffe34c7e9ed0509aeb3b3958Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:17:26 GMTResearchers looking into beach rip currentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23e67a4b08c24b6c8baafc3637c0481cCAROLINA BEACH, N.C. (AP) — Vincent Klock was bodysurfing toward the beach when his momentum suddenly turned and he was whisked away from shore. He was caught in a rip current.JEROME BAILEY JR.tTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureNorth CarolinaAustraliaWilmingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23e67a4b08c24b6c8baafc3637c0481cMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:07:35 GMTCommonwealth Games lifter faces sex assault chargehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4460b4d82794d46a4c5cc02d5a245daGLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket.sSportsCommonwealth GamesCrimeViolent crimeGeneral newsEventsGlasgowScotlandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4460b4d82794d46a4c5cc02d5a245daMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:16:01 GMTSilent retreats: Tradition finds 21st century fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08b3f6fdb8d4478be1e6cd87a6e64f6A very pregnant Juliana Berger took a five-day trip with her husband and didn't speak to him once.KAREN SCHWARTZtLifestyleTravelMeditationHigher educationSelf-improvementEducationSocial affairsLeisure travelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08b3f6fdb8d4478be1e6cd87a6e64f6Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:49:31 GMTLloyds bank settles with US, UK over market fixinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e441b6c0d761488fa07c214d7fdc0945LONDON (AP) — Lloyds Banking Group says it will pay 218 million pounds ($400 million) to U.S. and British authorities to settle allegations it manipulated benchmark interest rates.fBusinessUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e441b6c0d761488fa07c214d7fdc0945Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:43:48 GMTA double-header of biopics for Chadwick Bosemanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be98f9cfa9de44979df99e3596d24a60NEW YORK (AP) — A year after playing Jackie Robinson in "42," Chadwick Boseman was back in biopic spring training.JAKE COYLEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be98f9cfa9de44979df99e3596d24a60Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:59:30 GMTHamas leader Meshaal demands end to occupationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abb82a55a56432f872fe6288f2d8f7fWASHINGTON (AP) — The leader of Hamas is demanding anew that Israel end its occupation of Gaza and the West Bank.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4abb82a55a56432f872fe6288f2d8f7fMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:59:03 GMTNorthern Minnesota's Paul Bunyan Trail extendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/043364cb416444cab41a6df1ae391f29BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says Paul Bunyan State Trail has now been extended to Crow Wing State Park in Brainerd.tTravelLifestyleBrainerdMinnesotaBemidjiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/043364cb416444cab41a6df1ae391f29Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:06:45 GMTMayor, family now live in historic Gracie Mansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b23b54f8f81642149b6705a2a0d037e9NEW YORK (AP) — A historic New York City mansion is once again filled with the sounds of family activities.aGeneral newsLifestyleGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsNew York CityNew YorkManhattanBrooklynUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b23b54f8f81642149b6705a2a0d037e9Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:11:20 GMTTeens helped each other escape sinking Korean shiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd72a0c2f3c44522b55a746cd61c22c3ANSAN, South Korea (AP) — Students who survived the South Korean ferry disaster testified Monday they were repeatedly ordered by loudspeaker to stay in the sinking ship but eventually helped each other flee after finding their cabins were flooded too much.iGeneral newsEducationAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessSocial affairsSouth KoreaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd72a0c2f3c44522b55a746cd61c22c3Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:06:24 GMTLiberia president orders new anti-Ebola measureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31e576d58b324534ae93a40658b92b99MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's president has closed all but three land border crossings, restricted public gatherings and quarantined communities heavily affected by the Ebola outbreak in the West African nation.JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEHiGeneral newsDisease outbreaksDiseases and conditionsPublic healthHealthInfectious diseasesAfricaWest AfricaLiberiaSierra LeoneMonroviaGuineaTogohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31e576d58b324534ae93a40658b92b99Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:35:47 GMTDollar Tree buying Family Dollar for $8.5 billionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24bd9abc44874a07bf77c9d418f65164NEW YORK (AP) — Dollar Tree is buying rival discounter Family Dollar, giving it a wider reach in the intensifying fight for deal-seeking customers.aBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24bd9abc44874a07bf77c9d418f65164Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:07:24 GMTPorch shooter back in court as trial resumeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed04c5d531934d97ad37ea52fdb87c3eDETROIT (AP) — The trial of a Detroit-area man who killed a young unarmed woman on his porch has resumed.aGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed04c5d531934d97ad37ea52fdb87c3eMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:56:51 GMTNYC's aging bus terminal to get patchwork fixeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08e318b34f3a49b79c5cca4cd7be70efNEW YORK (AP) — At the nation's busiest bus station, winding lines of riders wait amid cracked floors, crumbling ceiling tiles and a wheezing air-conditioning system helped along by old-fashioned floor fans.VERENA DOBNIKtTravelLifestyleIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessNew York CityManhattanNew YorkNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08e318b34f3a49b79c5cca4cd7be70efMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:10:07 GMTRosario Murillo: Nicaragua's 'first comrade'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bb8fadcf0324d7aaa02517a365643c9MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — In Nicaragua, where Marxist dogma has given way to a free market economy, the red-and-black flags of the Sandinista revolution have been supplanted by the pink and baby blue colors favored by the country's first lady, "la companera" Rosario Murillo.ALBERTO ARCEiGeneral newsRebellions and uprisingsGovernment and politicsLegislatureNewspapersSocialismNew age movementNational electionsElectionsWar and unrestNews mediaMediaLifestyleNicaraguaManaguaVenezuelaPanama CanalLatin America and CaribbeanCentral AmericaSouth AmericaPanamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bb8fadcf0324d7aaa02517a365643c9Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:11:22 GMTPolice team turns back from Ukraine crash sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c5706c90354493b9aa27b3a764cbb3SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine (AP) — Heavy fighting raged Monday around the Malaysia Airlines debris field, once again preventing an international police team charged with securing the site from even getting there.MSTYSLAV CHERNOVPETER LEONARDiGeneral newsInternational incidentsMalaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashRebellions and uprisingsWar and unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsEventsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSocial issuesSocial affairsUkraineDonetskKievRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c5706c90354493b9aa27b3a764cbb3Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:13:58 GMTJapan to step up sanctions against Russiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/913b196799ad4d25b7aba8f3c7bfc8abTOKYO (AP) — Japan is imposing more sanctions against Russia over its support for pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine who are accused of shooting down a Malaysian jet, the chief government spokesman said Monday.MARI YAMAGUCHIiBusinessGeneral newsInternational agreementsMalaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashWar and unrestInternational relationsGovernment and politicsEventsDiplomacyJapanCrimeaMoscowRussiaUkraineMalaysiaEast AsiaAsiaEastern EuropeEuropeSoutheast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/913b196799ad4d25b7aba8f3c7bfc8abMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:08:56 GMTObama, European leaders hold joint call on Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43feac3df1e543ff82e9345850edc0fdWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and European leaders are conferring about next steps for dealing with the crisis in Ukraine.wGovernment and politicsUnited StatesUkraineRussiaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43feac3df1e543ff82e9345850edc0fdMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:10:06 GMTArgentina resumes negotiations to avert defaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5287c33564bb40b7bf288ec80d75c36fBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's government is resuming negotiations in a dispute with US. creditors that risks sending the country into default this week.iBusinessGeneral newsArgentinaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5287c33564bb40b7bf288ec80d75c36fMon, 28 Jul 2014 13:04:33 GMTIsraeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lullhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba6cdcf74814a5faefd7e3f4fc9f892JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli jets struck three sites in Gaza on Monday after a rocket was launched at Israel, the military said, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory at the start of a major Muslim holiday.PETER ENAVIBRAHIM BARZAKiGeneral newsTerritorial disputesWar and unrestIslamCease firesReligionSocial affairsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripGazaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba6cdcf74814a5faefd7e3f4fc9f892Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:54:24 GMTZillow buying Trulia in $3.5 billion stock dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74858f1a7c8f49c1b145d815d92dcbf7NEW YORK (AP) — Real estate website operator Zillow is buying competitor Trulia in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74858f1a7c8f49c1b145d815d92dcbf7Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:05:46 GMTPhilippine leader: Not even a bomb can stop reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7c762327ecc41679aa4e2ee46e9f0f9MANILA, Philippines (AP) — An emotional Philippine President Benigno Aquino III called his opponents desperate Monday and expressed confidence that many people will carry on his reforms even if he was stopped by a bomb.JIM GOMEZiGeneral newsPolitical corruptionGovernment and politicsImpeachmentsPolitical issuesNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7c762327ecc41679aa4e2ee46e9f0f9Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:32:21 GMT