FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:12:29 -0700Doerr, Guirgis among Pulitzer winners in artshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee56c721c1444548c446f172ec10360NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See," an emotional and intimate World War II novel that has been one of the top-selling literary works of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.By HILLEL ITALIEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literaturePulitzer Prize AwardsEntertainmentEventsJournalismNews mediaMediaPerforming artsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee56c721c1444548c446f172ec10360Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:55:30 GMTPoles wait for FBI chief to apologize over Holocaust remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dabca27badf437a98983c390bed7299WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Obama did it, now the FBI director has done it, and each time it has caused huge offense to a U.S. ally: using language to suggest that Poles were accomplices in the Holocaust.By VANESSA GERAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsThe HolocaustInternational relationsNazismLaw enforcement agenciesEventsPolandUnited StatesGermanyEastern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dabca27badf437a98983c390bed7299Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:54:15 GMT$134M proposed for 10 BP-funded oil spill recovery projectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/332e40a496924af682547529c0f53c64JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — State and federal officials overseeing $1 billion provided by BP PLC to spur recovery from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill said Monday that they're proposing another 10 projects totaling $134 million.By JEFF AMY and JANET McCONNAUGHEYaBusinessGeneral newsCoastlines and beachesAnimalsFishEnvironmental conservation and preservationTurtlesDisaster planning and responseBirdsEnvironment and natureEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentAccidentsAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesWildlifeNatural resource managementReptilesGulf of MexicoMississippiTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/332e40a496924af682547529c0f53c64Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:30:23 GMTProsecutors: Capsized boat captain and crew member arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa1d5df3359f432897ee4e494e1c4588CATANIA, Sicily (AP) — Prosecutors said Tuesday that they arrested the captain and a crew member of the boat in which as many as 900 people are feared to have drowned in the unremitting waves of migrants seeking to escape from war-torn Libya.By TRISHA THOMAS and COLLEEN BARRYiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsArrestsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderCrimeGovernment and politicsEuropeItalyLibyaSicilyMaltaMiddle EastEritreaEast AfricaWestern EuropeNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa1d5df3359f432897ee4e494e1c4588Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:48:27 GMTArgentine prosecutor rejects case against presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5ce9dae00ed4de6b61f67406ba6d321BUENOS AIRES (AP) — An Argentine prosecutor on Monday dismissed accusations against President Cristina Fernandez that she helped shield Iranian officials allegedly behind the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center, effectively putting an end to a case that had exposed deep divisions in the South American nation.By PETER PRENGAMANiGeneral newsNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryIranArgentinaBuenos AiresMiddle EastSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5ce9dae00ed4de6b61f67406ba6d321Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:02:59 GMTOrder outlines $3.2 million payments in Chinese drywall casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2880de65fd5c4ecd8e268b0018d9f993NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal court has released $3.2 million to be divided among seven Virginia homeowners and their lawyers from a manufacturer of defective Chinese drywall.aBusinessGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2880de65fd5c4ecd8e268b0018d9f993Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:01:56 GMTQuestions, answers about federal anti-radicalization efforthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cecd5bde4d34425997fd26c404238fccThe Obama administration is piloting programs in Boston, Los Angeles and Minneapolis focused on tackling global terrorism on a local scale. But some community members and activists worry the efforts will amount to wide-scale government surveillance of Muslim communities. Some questions and answers about the initiative:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsReligious strifeGovernment programsTerrorismWar and unrestRadicalismCrimeReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesGovernment and politicsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessNational governmentsUnited StatesLos AngelesMinneapolisNorth AmericaCaliforniaMinnesotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cecd5bde4d34425997fd26c404238fccTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:03:13 GMTLittle 9: Cavaliers bench players boosting team's "Big 3"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c09a1876fc204e2d9414d845b4255efbINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — For all their talent and celebrity, the Cavaliers' "Big 3" can't win an NBA title by themselves.By TOM WITHERSsSportsCelebrityMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballEntertainmentArts and entertainmentClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c09a1876fc204e2d9414d845b4255efbMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:31:08 GMTUN refugee agency says Australia rejected Vietnamese at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/953fbb0cfd5841858dc4c1e85651f3f8CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The United Nations refugee agency said a boatload of 46 Vietnamese asylum seekers had their refugee applications rejected at sea before the Australian navy secretly returned them to Vietnam, according to an Australian Broadcasting Corp. report on Tuesday.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsPolitical refugeesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment and politicsAustraliaVietnamOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/953fbb0cfd5841858dc4c1e85651f3f8Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:06:39 GMTMinnesota men charged with trying to join Islamic militantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/492b0a6c7c6041219eaa933c899d043cST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — When Guled Ali Omar made up his mind to join the Islamic State group, authorities said, he wasn't easily deterred.By AMY FORLITIaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsTerrorismCrimeMilitant groupsIntelligence agenciesLugeLaw and orderWar and unrestGovernment and politicsSportsMinnesotaMinneapolisUnited StatesSomaliaNorth AmericaEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/492b0a6c7c6041219eaa933c899d043cTue, 21 Apr 2015 01:12:11 GMTAgency proposes lifting protections for most humpback whaleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/156cb8b3662845e287addbd0bf7122e5HONOLULU (AP) — The federal government on Monday proposed removing most of the world's humpback whales from the endangered species list, saying the massive mammals have rebounded after 45 years of protection and restoration efforts.By CALEB JONESaGeneral newsScienceAnimalsWhalesEnvironmental conservation and preservationEnvironmental concernsMammalsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental laws and regulationsGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsAnimal welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsAgricultureIndustriesBusinessUnited StatesHawaiiNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/156cb8b3662845e287addbd0bf7122e5Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:19:34 GMTBird flu confirmed at Iowa farm with 5.3 million chickenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f84dfee8e607439b8249220e2500dfc7DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Up to 5.3 million hens at an Iowa farm must be destroyed after the highly infectious and deadly bird flu virus was confirmed, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.By DAVID PITTaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAgricultureInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAnimal healthIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f84dfee8e607439b8249220e2500dfc7Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:03:28 GMTNuclear waste drums appear stable after signs of reactionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8aad3f84c24d37b5883f6f0ad29607ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dozens of drums of radioactive waste at one of the nation's premier weapons laboratories are stable after some showed signs of chemical reactions over the past year, according to federal officials.By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANaGeneral newsScienceWaste managementEnvironmentEnvironment and natureMaterials industryIndustriesBusinessLos AlamosNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de8aad3f84c24d37b5883f6f0ad29607Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:41:19 GMTJudge returns ultra-rich club founder Tim Blixseth to jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0496c765b7a486e9d4820983cc71b44HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A federal judge ordered the founder of a luxury Montana mountain resort back to jail Monday, saying he failed to disclose what happened to $13.8 million from the sale of a resort in Mexico.By AMY BETH HANSON and MATTHEW BROWNaBusinessGeneral newsNational courtsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryMontanaHelenaMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0496c765b7a486e9d4820983cc71b44Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:39:51 GMTAC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty to threatening to killhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2f5e2d57a6c44a7945605890445b280TAURANGA, New Zealand (AP) — AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleaded guilty in a New Zealand court Tuesday to a charge of threatening to kill a man who used to work for him. He also pleaded guilty to possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.By NICK PERRYiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentDrug-related crimeExtortion and threatsLegal proceedingsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderNew ZealandOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2f5e2d57a6c44a7945605890445b280Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:45:33 GMTBobby Brown's lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has opened eyeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28b07ffc75484cea886ad6a04be8a90cATLANTA (AP) — Bobby Brown's lawyer issued a statement Monday saying the singer's daughter has "opened her eyes" nearly three months after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28b07ffc75484cea886ad6a04be8a90cTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:06:55 GMTReview: Renee Fleming delightful in madcap 'Living on Love'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e85588d70a44512af98179bc1faa04dNEW YORK (AP) — What if you produced a play about soccer players and managed to get Pele to be in it? Or convinced Ruth Bader Ginsburg to star in a show set in a courthouse?By MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentPerforming artsBooks and literatureNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e85588d70a44512af98179bc1faa04dTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:25:45 GMTAppeals court rules against higher water rates for big usershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e6e7dd2001f4e718f2fc180c63f23d1LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Orange County appeals court ruled Monday that San Juan Capistrano's tiered water-rates are unconstitutional, potentially dealing a blow to agencies statewide that have used the pricing structure to encourage people to save water.By BRIAN MELLEYaGeneral newsCourtsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental conservation and preservationJudiciaryGovernment and politicsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e6e7dd2001f4e718f2fc180c63f23d1Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:37:03 GMTLawmakers seek FDA review of ingredients used in cosmeticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3fad2ed753146b5865b7b5b29a4a504WASHINGTON (AP) — Two U.S. senators introduced legislation Monday that would require the Food and Drug Administration to evaluate and report on some of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal-care products such as shampoo and skin cream.By KEVIN FREKINGwGeneral newsHealthLifestyleGovernment regulationsLegislationGovernment and politicsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessLegislatureProducts and servicesCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3fad2ed753146b5865b7b5b29a4a504Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:19:00 GMTUS to announce decision for Nevada, California sage grousehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7ee5eb82fba4ab98651f8e58cc66508RENO, Nev. (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell plans to announce Tuesday whether she will move forward with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's earlier proposal to order federal protection for a type of sage grouse found only in California and Nevada.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementRenoNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7ee5eb82fba4ab98651f8e58cc66508Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:55:02 GMTNevada Common Core test crashes again on first full day backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/346a15ae0b5e44f884fea5889c4f5494LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada schools will have to document at least two attempts if they can't or won't finish the troubled Common Core testing, as two other states seemed to bounce back from technical problems that halted the federally mandated assessment process.By SALLY HOaGeneral newsPrimary and secondary educationStudent testingEducationSocial affairsNevadaLas VegasMontanaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/346a15ae0b5e44f884fea5889c4f5494Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:50:05 GMTBombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d37ccfe2534d18a7c8c33d70c0062dSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi-led airstrikes hit weapons caches held by Iran-backed Shiite rebels, touching off massive explosions Monday in Yemen's capital that killed at least 19 people and buried scores of others under the rubble of flattened homes.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsDiplomacyEmbassiesMilitant groupsWar and unrestBombingsInternational relationsAccidents and disastersGovernment and politicsForeign policyGovernment policyArmed forcesMilitary and defenseYemenTehranIranSanaaSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d37ccfe2534d18a7c8c33d70c0062dMon, 20 Apr 2015 22:46:19 GMTEnvironmentalists contest broadened use of new herbicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb277a7609b241f2abe7e133ef7f4db6KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Environmentalists are contesting the federal government's decision to allow more widespread use of a new version of a popular weed killer to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans.By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTHaBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleEnvironmentWildlifeWeedsEnvironmental activismEnvironment and naturePlantsProducts and servicesCorporate newsMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb277a7609b241f2abe7e133ef7f4db6Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:56:55 GMTTelescope opponents deliver petition to governor's officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dda7e5e49d44abfa96dd4027c561a41HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige's chief of staff used a traditional greeting Monday when he met members from a group of opponents against building a giant telescope near the summit of Mauna Kea.By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaGeneral newsState governmentsCabinet appointments and nominationsGovernment appointments and nominationsArrestsExecutive branchGovernment and politicsCabinetsLaw and orderCrimeHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dda7e5e49d44abfa96dd4027c561a41Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:49:14 GMTRestoration projects in $134 million preliminary agreementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6d515f69eef4af5a3928e7e03ad909cJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Here's a look at 10 projects given preliminarily approval to share in $134 million in funding from BP PLC's $1 billion set-aside dedicated to recovery from its 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico:aBusinessGeneral newsCoastlines and beachesNature reservesWildlifeEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAccidentsAccidents and disastersLand environmentNatural resource managementMississippiAlabamaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6d515f69eef4af5a3928e7e03ad909cMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:45:07 GMTUS to send Ukraine $18 million in food, health, shelter aidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7521c7a1808e454aa1458d32f7fb7305WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will supply Ukraine with nearly $18 million in aid to provide shelter, food vouchers, potable water and health and sanitation in regions affected by fighting between government forces and pro-Russia fighters.wGovernment and politicsHealthy eatingNutritionHealthDiet and exerciseLifestyleUkraineUnited StatesRussiaEastern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7521c7a1808e454aa1458d32f7fb7305Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:41:14 GMTSapling planted in Michael Brown's memory destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73da304bcd19450fb9e57362b3a4c04bFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Officials in Ferguson, Missouri, say they will replace two recently planted saplings this week, including one planted in memory of 18-year-old Michael Brown.aGeneral newsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriEventsMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73da304bcd19450fb9e57362b3a4c04bTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:40:55 GMTSheriff, lawyer dispute whether 73-year-old deputy qualifiedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/127161c7931e407bae59fe731643d50eOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Tulsa County volunteer deputy who shot and killed a suspect after mistaking his handgun for a stun gun was using an unauthorized weapon when he fired the fatal shot, lawyers for the dead man's family said Monday.By KELLY P. KISSEL and SEAN MURPHYaGeneral newsCrimeGun politicsLaw enforcement agenciesViolent crimePolitical issuesGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsOklahomaTulsaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/127161c7931e407bae59fe731643d50eTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:53:58 GMTEuropean physicist discusses Higgs boson at Brown Universityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc60a8220df8449b983fce434cfd465cPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The historic 2012 discovery of the Higgs boson particle and the particle accelerator that detected it are getting scientists closer to understanding the creation of the universe, the head of the European Organization for Nuclear Research said Monday.By AMY ANTHONYaGeneral newsScienceHigher educationPhysicsEducationSocial affairsGenevaSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc60a8220df8449b983fce434cfd465cMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:16:36 GMTMore copies of Laura Ingalls Wilder memoir being printedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a91b30df9744419f68430e4ad5df35SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's state-owned publishing house is printing more copies of the best-selling memoir by prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literatureEntertainmentSouth DakotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a91b30df9744419f68430e4ad5df35Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:37:46 GMTRaptors Lou Williams wins NBA Sixth Man Awardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c839e729685f43aa9b3f886f1b24312fTORONTO (AP) — What started as a song has become reality for Raptors guard Lou Williams.By IAN HARRISONsSportsMen's sportsMusicMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballEntertainmentArts and entertainmentTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c839e729685f43aa9b3f886f1b24312fTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:58:43 GMT'Groundhog Day' musical to premiere at London's Old Vichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ea14ccece14d619142ac335a7d9605LONDON (AP) — A stage musical based on the time-looping movie "Groundhog Day" is to have its world-premiere production at London's Old Vic Theatre. Day after day after day.By JILL LAWLESSiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsPerforming artsEntertainmentHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleUnited KingdomLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ea14ccece14d619142ac335a7d9605Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:14:01 GMTFamily spokesman: Alabama woman joins Islamic State in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd2a675876f4c9a9cebc24e01679822BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A spokesman for a Muslim couple in Alabama says their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited on the Internet.By MARTIN SWANTaGeneral newsIslamReligionSocial affairsAlabamaBirminghamUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbd2a675876f4c9a9cebc24e01679822Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:52:15 GMTUS judge puts off Durst weapons charge trial until Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32753e40302748c0bd01e4a277f59c47NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jailed real estate heir Robert Durst's trial on a federal weapons charge has been postponed from June to September.aGeneral newsIllegal weaponsNational courtsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32753e40302748c0bd01e4a277f59c47Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:10:54 GMTCalifornia boy found asleep in car that was stolenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b725490fdb4743d2bf7d60887a2542baFAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — An 8-year-old boy snoozing in the backseat of his family's running car slept through his brief kidnapping Monday after the vehicle was stolen in front of his California home, his parents said.aGeneral newsKidnappingCrimeFairfieldCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b725490fdb4743d2bf7d60887a2542baMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:29:23 GMTBaltimore on edge after arrestee's fatal spine injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9632616a6c6649c8857d12fa4e407817BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's top police officials, mayor and prosecutor sought to calm a "community on edge" Monday while investigating how a man suffered a fatal spine injury while under arrest. Six officers have been suspended, but investigators say they still don't know how it happened.By JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsArrestsCrimeMunicipal governmentsLaw and orderLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9632616a6c6649c8857d12fa4e407817Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:36:04 GMTThe Latest: Wheelchair champ gives wreath to Richards familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fc10121828b4e06b2c8eab442a7e0f29:00 p.m.By The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentWomen's track and fieldMen's track and fieldWomen's sportsBoston MarathonMarathonsMen's sportsBoston Marathon bombingBombingsTerrorismTrack and fieldEventsWar and unrestMassachusettsBostonKenyaEthiopiaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaEast AfricaAfricaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fc10121828b4e06b2c8eab442a7e0f2Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:14:40 GMTEagles sign quarterback Tim Tebow to 1-year contracthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec0a6a7b885f45c5be9e62ac529d9495PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tebowmania swept through Philly before Tim Tebow's return to the NFL even became official.By ROB MAADDIsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional footballFootballPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec0a6a7b885f45c5be9e62ac529d9495Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:03:44 GMTUtah woman gets up to life in prison in deaths of 6 newbornshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e1619ec554497c9cd295fcffa060c5PROVO, Utah (AP) — A mother who killed six of her newborn babies and hid their bodies in her garage was sentenced to up to life in prison Monday at an emotional hearing in which a prosecutor depicted her as an "incredibly indifferent and callous" murderer.By LINDSAY WHITEHURSTaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderUtahProvoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e1619ec554497c9cd295fcffa060c5Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:22:46 GMTThe Latest: Captain and crew member arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfddb62e87f44b9f9a0b6bbecd536b1e01:41 a.m. (2341 GMT, 7:41 p.m. EDT)By The Associated PressaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsSummitsMigration ratesArrestsPolitical refugeesHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsCrimeInternational relationsEconomyAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationDemographicsSocial affairsImmigrationSocial issuesLaw and orderHuman welfareBusinessEuropePolandItalyGenevaLibyaSicilyMediterranean SeaMiddle EastUnited StatesGreeceLuxembourgEast AfricaEastern EuropeWestern EuropeSwitzerlandNorth AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfddb62e87f44b9f9a0b6bbecd536b1eMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:49:49 GMTReport: 2 teams needed to make California stadium profitablehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b3577c5e49d4c5dabe199702801c73cLOS ANGELES (AP) — A financial analysis projects that a proposed $1.7 billion NFL stadium near Los Angeles would need two teams to call it home to be a steady money-maker for the city where it would be constructed.By MICHAEL R. BLOODaGeneral newsSportsSports facility constructionMunicipal governmentsSports businessLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsProfessional footballFootballGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b3577c5e49d4c5dabe199702801c73cTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:41:49 GMTDevelopments in tensions between police and communitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f893f186989f46e48eb3189a53b6b85eKillings of unarmed black men by white police officers in the past year have touched off a national debate about police conduct, which has only escalated as additional interactions between police and suspects — lethal or otherwise — are captured on video by law enforcement or civilians. Here are some recent developments.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeProtests and demonstrationsLaw and orderPolitical and civil unrestMichiganDetroitTulsaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaOklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f893f186989f46e48eb3189a53b6b85eTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:25:36 GMTDetroit expects Abdelkader back for Game 3 against Tampa Bayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df52ede8c34d43acb9f09d0442be0929DETROIT (AP) — Even though they managed a split in the first two games at Tampa Bay, the Detroit Red Wings are trying to turn this playoff series around.By NOAH TRISTERsSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's hockeyHockeyAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyMen's sportsDetroitUnited StatesCalgaryMichiganNorth AmericaAlbertaCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df52ede8c34d43acb9f09d0442be0929Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:05:43 GMTCalifornian arrested for trying to scale White House fencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/751d1ce26d6c4e6580cd8bf6556b1cd4WASHINGTON (AP) — A California man accused of climbing over a White House fence was released from jail Monday after appearing in Superior Court in Washington.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeDistrict of ColumbiaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/751d1ce26d6c4e6580cd8bf6556b1cd4Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:20:41 GMTRoyal Caribbean and Hasbro are big market movershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f88cd323f39e42f9bd7c038a80266bf3NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:htTechnologyFinancial performanceCorporate newsBusinessLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f88cd323f39e42f9bd7c038a80266bf3Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:08:52 GMTJury begins deliberations in Iowa spousal sex abuse casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ef00b3df1d24c6f92da7a96593af08aGARNER, Iowa (AP) — Jurors went home Monday following an afternoon of deliberating the case of a former Iowa lawmaker accused of sexually abusing his wife, who suffered from dementia.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsState legislatureCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderLegislatureGovernment and politicsState governmentsIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ef00b3df1d24c6f92da7a96593af08aMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:24:35 GMTUniversity of Colorado opens campus for 4/20 pot celebrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c934c98e95742d99dda1744f3d707cbDENVER (AP) — The University of Colorado in Boulder was open to the public on 4/20, the unofficial pot holiday, for the first time in four years on Monday.By COLLEEN SLEVINaGeneral newsHigher educationRecreational drug laws and regulationsEducationSocial affairsGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c934c98e95742d99dda1744f3d707cbTue, 21 Apr 2015 01:08:08 GMT10 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c3c7e6e9e9149a9b4cfb3079558ff31Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:The Associated PressaGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeProfessional footballFootballSportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c3c7e6e9e9149a9b4cfb3079558ff31Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:01:26 GMTUS, Japan talks fail to close gap on farm, auto tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/270ebdb1a0c04b14a0867625a8668ad5TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. and Japan need further work to resolve differences on autos and farm exports that are hindering progress toward a Pacific Rim trade deal, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Tuesday.By ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsInternational tradeGovernment and politicsEconomyAgricultureIndustriesJapanEast AsiaUnited StatesAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/270ebdb1a0c04b14a0867625a8668ad5Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:17:01 GMTHormel says bird flu outbreak will hurt turkey saleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06200f2436e541308c69e5ecd97ff67eNEW YORK (AP) — Hormel says it will sell less turkey this year because of a spreading bird flu outbreak.fBusinessDisease outbreaksGeneral newsPublic healthHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsAgricultureIndustriesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06200f2436e541308c69e5ecd97ff67eTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:18:53 GMT