FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Apr 2015 23:24:23 -0700Canadiens advance with 2-0 win over Senators, Ontario (AP) — Carey Price made 43 saves, Brendan Gallagher scored in the first period, and the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-0 Sunday night to advance to the second round of the NHL playoffs.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyOntarioOttawaMontrealCanadaNorth AmericaQuebec, 27 Apr 2015 01:23:06 GMTObama sends aide to funeral of arrested Baltimore man (AP) — The White House says the head of President Barack Obama's initiative for young men of color will attend the funeral of a Baltimore man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in police custody.By DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGovernment and politicsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsGeneral newsLaw and orderCrime, 27 Apr 2015 00:57:29 GMTObama to send aide to funeral of arrested Baltimore man (AP) — The White House says the head of President Barack Obama's initiative for minority males will attend the funeral of a Baltimore man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in police custody.By DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGovernment and politicsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsGeneral newsLaw and orderCrime, 27 Apr 2015 01:17:17 GMTCraig Ferguson wins Daytime Emmy as best game show host ANGELES (AP) — Former late-night host Craig Ferguson found gold in his switch to game-show emcee, winning a Daytime Emmy for "Celebrity Name Game."aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityEmmy AwardsAward showsEvents, 27 Apr 2015 01:04:23 GMTParise, Wild advance with 4-1 win over Blues PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota was killing an early penalty when Zach Parise snagged a loose puck in the neutral zone, raced away from St. Louis and triggered a huge roar from the home crowd with his highlight-reel goal off a bad-angle shot.By DAVE CAMPBELLsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsSt. PaulMissouriMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:43:34 GMTWriters withdraw from PEN gala, cite honor for Charlie Hebdo YORK (AP) — Michael Ondaatje, Francine Prose and at least four other writers have withdrawn from next month's PEN American Center gala, citing objections to the literary and human rights organization's honoring the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.By HILLEL ITALIEeArts and entertainmentCharlie Hebdo shooting in ParisIslamEventsReligionSocial affairsJournalismNews mediaMediaHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesTerrorist attacksTerrorismWar and unrestGeneral newsUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 03:33:04 GMTThailand seizes 3 tons of elephant tusks smuggled from Kenya (AP) — Customs officials in Thailand say they've seized 3 tons of ivory worth $6 million hidden in tea leaf sacks in what they're calling the second-biggest bust in the country's history.iGeneral newsAnimal poaching and smugglingEnvironmental concernsSmugglingEnvironmentEnvironment and natureWildlifeCrimeThailandSoutheast AsiaKenyaAsiaEast AfricaAfrica, 27 Apr 2015 05:22:15 GMTHawaii telescope website taken down in apparent cyberattack (AP) — An apparent cyberattack Sunday temporarily disrupted the main website of Thirty Meter Telescope, the organization trying to construct one of the world's largest telescopes near the summit of Mauna Kea on Hawaii's Big Island.aGeneral newsScienceHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 05:26:04 GMTThe Latest: Facebook activates Safety Check for Nepal a.m. (0415 GMT)The Associated PressaGeneral newsNatural disastersSocial mediaAccidents and disastersOnline mediaMediaNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduJapanAsiaEast Asia, 27 Apr 2015 04:40:43 GMTMickelson withdraws from Match Play Championship FRANCISCO (AP) — Phil Mickelson has withdrawn from the Match Play Championship because of personal reasons.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfEast AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 01:42:32 GMTSupporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments (AP) — Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear deal must first win a battle with some colleagues determined to change the legislation in ways that could sink it.By DEB RIECHMANNwGovernment and politicsLegislatureNuclear weaponsNuclear proliferationLegislationInternational relationsWeapons of mass destructionGeneral newsForeign policyGovernment policyPolitical issuesWeapons administrationMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIranMiddle EastNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 03:53:11 GMTLauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres.By LYNN ELBERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityAward showsTV newsGays and lesbiansCable televisionFashion designNews mediaMediaTelevision, 27 Apr 2015 04:10:46 GMTTsarnaev's life on line as defense argues against execution (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's life is on the line as his lawyers return to federal court to make their case that he should be spared the death penalty.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsTrack and fieldBombingsEventsLaw and orderSportsCriminal punishmentBostonUnited StatesMassachusettsNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 05:16:54 GMTA-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez is one big swing from matching Willie Mays. Whether the New York Yankees would celebrate that achievement — or pay for it, for that matter — remains to be seen.By MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 04:47:57 GMT10 Things to Know for Monday daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 03:24:58 GMTSinger Jamie Barton wins the 'Heisman Trophy' of music YORK (AP) — The prize dubbed the Heisman Trophy for singers is going to a Georgia native with an earth-shattering voice — and an earthy style.By VERENA DOBNIKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCollege footballHeisman TrophyCollege sportsSportsFootballPerforming artsEvents, 27 Apr 2015 04:04:30 GMTGolf Capsules, La. (AP) — Justin Rose birdied the final two holes Sunday to win the Zurich Classic.By The Associated PresssSportsWomen's golfMen's golfGolfWomen's sportsMen's sportsIndonesiaLouisianaShanghaiMercedSoutheast AsiaAsiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaCalifornia, 27 Apr 2015 02:28:30 GMTToday in History is Monday, April 27, the 117th day of 2015. There are 248 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaObituariesCorporate managementCorporate newsBusinessPersonnelMontrealFranceAthensQuebecCanadaNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropeAlabamaUnited States, 27 Apr 2015 04:00:27 GMTKo wins Swinging Skirts for 2nd straight year CITY, Calif. (AP) — Lydia Ko twice thought someone else would leave Lake Merced with the trophy this year.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsEast AsiaCaliforniaMercedAsiaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 03:19:34 GMTSanta Cruz sweeps Fort Wayne, wins first NBA D-League title CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — The Santa Cruz Warriors won their first NBA Development League championship Sunday, beating the Fort Wayne Mad Ants 109-96 to complete a two-game sweep.sSportsNBA FinalsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsEvents, 27 Apr 2015 03:21:24 GMTGrizzlies, Bulls wary even with big leads in playoffs Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games on Monday night in complete control of their respective series, needing just one more victory to advance to the next round.By JON KRAWCZYNSKIsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthEventsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 02:39:13 GMTMartin's 11th-inning HR helps Rangers beat Angels., Calif. (AP) — Leonys Martin led off the 11th inning with a homer and the Texas Rangers scored another run on Erick Aybar's error before holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday to end a three-game skid.By JOE RESNICKsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsCaliforniaTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:12:15 GMTOpera in Kids Tent at New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival ORLEANS (AP) — Opera is as much a part of New Orleans' African-American heritage as jazz, said Givonna Joseph, whose troupe is bringing opera to the Kids Tent at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival for the fourth year in a row.By JANET McCONNAUGHEYeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentFairs and festivalsPerforming artsRecreation and leisureLifestyleNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 01:05:44 GMTClinton Foundation admits missteps in donor disclosure (AP) — The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donors amid growing scrutiny as Hillary Rodham Clinton opens her presidential campaign.By HOPE YENfBusinessGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPhilanthropic foundationsIndividual givingPhilanthropySocial affairsPresidential electionsNational electionsElections, 27 Apr 2015 04:38:44 GMTGovernment official says death toll from Nepal earthquake rises to 2,789, Nepal (AP) — Government official says death toll from Nepal earthquake rises to 2,789.iGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:27 GMTAustralia wants claims against Indonesian judges probed, Australia (AP) — Australia wants corruption allegations against Indonesian judges investigated before their death sentences against two Australian drug traffickers are carried out, the foreign minister said Monday.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeNational courtsCrimeGovernment and politicsInternational relationsSmugglingNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryCriminal punishmentLaw and orderAustraliaIndonesiaBaliSydneyOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiaNew South Wales, 27 Apr 2015 05:00:21 GMTOfficer reunited with newborn he found in dumpster in 1989 ANA, Calif. (AP) — An officer who found an abandoned newborn in a garbage dumpster was reunited with the now 25-year-old man he helped save.aGeneral newsCrimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsFamily issuesSanta AnaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 01:47:22 GMTDeath toll in Nepal quake rises to more than 3,200, Nepal (AP) — The death toll from Nepal's earthquake rose to 3,218 on Monday, two days after the massive quake ripped across this Himalayan nation, leaving tens of thousands shell-shocked and sleeping in streets.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and KATY DAIGLEiGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsAccidents and disastersDisaster planning and responseMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetKathmanduSouth AsiaChinaAsiaGreater ChinaEast Asia, 27 Apr 2015 03:02:21 GMTThe Latest: Death toll in Nepal quake more than 3,200, Nepal (AP) — 8.45 a.m. (0300 GMT)The Associated PressiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduAsia, 27 Apr 2015 03:51:58 GMTDeath toll in Nepal quake rises to nearly 2,800, Nepal (AP) — The death toll from Nepal's earthquake rose to 2,789 on Monday, two days after the massive trembler ripped across this Himalayan nation, leaving tens of thousands shell-shocked and sleeping in streets.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and KATY DAIGLEiGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaSouth AsiaKathmanduAsiaMiddle East, 27 Apr 2015 02:16:49 GMTEllis, Barea keep Mavs alive with 121-109 win over Rockets (AP) — J.J. Barea last started a playoff game when he helped boost Dallas' run to a championship four years ago. Al-Farouq Aminu had never been on the floor for the opening tip in a postseason game.By SCHUYLER DIXONsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballDallasHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 05:26:28 GMTWall, Beal lead Wiz past Raptors 125-94 in Game 4 for sweep (AP) — John Wall twirled a red towel overhead, Paul Pierce motioned to the fans to make more noise, and the sellout crowd of 20,356 chanted "Sweep! Sweep! Sweep!"By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballEventsDistrict of ColumbiaTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanada, 27 Apr 2015 02:56:03 GMTUS gas prices jump 13 cents a gallon; could go slightly up, Calif. (AP) — The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.58.aBusinessGeneral newsEnergy industryIndustriesConsumer products and servicesCamarilloCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 03:13:52 GMTSoldiers clear ash from around Chile's Calbuco volcano, Chile (AP) — Soldiers were sent to clear ash from towns and roads near Chile's Calbuco volcano, which was quieter but continued to release columns of ash days after emitting twin spectacular eruptions.iGeneral newsVolcanoesEnvironment and natureChileSantiagoSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 27 Apr 2015 04:02:36 GMTKazakhstan's longtime leader secures crushing election win, Kazakhstan (AP) — Election officials in Kazakhstan say preliminary results of Sunday's nationwide polls show the long-ruling president confirming his incumbency with 97.7 percent of the vote.iGeneral newsKazakhstanAstanaCentral AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 04:45:56 GMTPaul, Clippers even series with 114-105 win over Spurs ANTONIO (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers answered their worst loss in playoff history with one of their most uplifting victories.By RAUL DOMINGUEZsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsEventsTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:13:55 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America week in Latin America mother nature took a turn for the worse as the Calbuco volcano erupted after almost 5 decades of inactivity. It billowed a huge ash cloud over a sparsely populated, mountainous area in southern Chile. Authorities ordered the evacuation of the inhabitants of nearby communities. The head of the national mining and geology service said the volcano's eruptive process could last weeks or even months.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsMotorcycle road racingVolcanoesMotorcycle racingSportsEnvironment and natureCubaSouth AmericaMexicoMexico CityLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanNew YorkNorth AmericaCentral AmericaUnited States, 27 Apr 2015 04:01:51 GMTAP PHOTOS: Quake in Nepal leaves more than 2,500 dead, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's worst earthquake in more than 80 years has so far claimed more than 2,500 lives. There has been panic as aftershocks hit the area, but there was also time to cremate hundreds of the dead, keep up the search for the missing and mourn the loss of not only life but culture, with many historic buildings destroyed when the earthquake hit on Saturday.By The Associated PressiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 01:49:20 GMTAsian markets rise after Wall Street gains (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday after Wall Street gained on strong earnings and investors looked ahead to Apple results and this week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting.By JOE McDONALDiGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyLeading economic indicatorsBusinessFinancial marketsStock marketsEnergy industryIndustriesEast AsiaGreeceUnited StatesAsiaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 03:42:20 GMTRescuers struggle to reach many in Nepal quake, fear worst, Nepal (AP) — The death toll from Nepal's earthquake soared past 3,300 Monday, and how much higher it would rise depended largely on the condition of vulnerable mountain villages that rescue workers were still struggling to reach two days after the disaster.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA and KATY DAIGLEiGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersMountainsNatural disastersEnvironment and natureNepalIndiaTibetSouth AsiaKathmanduChinaAsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaMiddle East, 27 Apr 2015 04:47:52 GMTThe Latest: Air of uneasy calm, uncertainty over Kathmandu a.m. (0515 GMT)The Associated PressaGeneral newsDisaster planning and responseSearch and rescue effortsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaJapanNew ZealandAsiaEast AsiaOceania, 27 Apr 2015 05:21:53 GMTNo time to lose: Global response to Nepal quake gears up (AP) — There is still time to save lives — that's why governments and aid agencies Sunday rushed doctors, volunteers and equipment to Nepal without waiting for the dust to settle.By GREGORY KATZiBusinessGeneral newsScienceSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseHumanitarian crisesAccidents and disastersForeign aidIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesNatural disastersInternational relationsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomNepalUnited Arab EmiratesSouth AsiaIsraelKathmanduWestern EuropeEuropeAsiaMiddle East, 27 Apr 2015 00:50:45 GMTPirates complete 1st desert sweep with 8-0 win over D-backs (AP) — Pittsburgh's slow start to the season is quickly fading into the rearview mirror.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 00:33:04 GMTIndonesia gives 72-hour execution notice to drug traffickers, Australia (AP) — Australian leaders on Monday continued to lobby Indonesia to spare the lives of two Australians on death row despite 10 prisoners being given formal notice that they could die within days.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimeCriminal punishmentLaw and orderSmugglingGovernment and politicsIndonesiaAustraliaSoutheast AsiaAsiaOceania, 27 Apr 2015 00:39:32 GMTThe Latest: Japan to provide aid worth $210,000 to Nepal, Nepal (AP) — .The Associated PressiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaKathmanduJapanAsiaEast Asia, 27 Apr 2015 04:19:13 GMTUnion: Judge won't dismiss officer's manslaughter case (AP) — A judge declined to dismiss the voluntary manslaughter case against a Cleveland officer in the deaths of two unarmed people after a high-speed chase that ended in a 137-shot barrage, police union officials said Sunday.aGeneral newsViolent crimePoliceLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLaw and orderClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 02:29:04 GMTWilder: Wladimir Klitschko is 'losing his juice', Ala. (AP) — WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder thinks Wladimir Klitschko is "losing the juice," but he's still awaiting a chance to prove it.By JOHN ZENORsSportsBoxingMen's boxingMen's sports, 27 Apr 2015 00:21:47 GMTAP NewsAlert, Nepal (AP) — Nepal police official says at least 3,218 people have been confirmed dead after massive quake.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 02:50:42 GMTJustin Rose wins in New Orleans for 7th PGA Tour title, La. (AP) — Whatever derailed Justin Rose's game appears long gone now.By BRETT MARTELsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfLouisianaNew OrleansEast AsiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAsia, 27 Apr 2015 01:09:07 GMTFamily, friends in Baltimore mourn death of arrested man (AP) — Mourners filed for hours on Sunday past the coffin of the man who died after sustaining serious injuries in the custody of Baltimore police, somberly paying respects after a night of violent protests.By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN, Jr.aGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesArrestsRiotsPolice brutalityProtests and demonstrationsMunicipal governmentsNewspapersGovernment and politicsLaw and orderCrimePolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceLocal governmentsNews mediaMediaBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 27 Apr 2015 02:02:34 GMT