FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 03 May 2015 13:45:02 -0700Moldovans call for reforms, probe into missing bank fundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6995134c2f7c41db9521a41c1f43dffdCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Thousands have protested against Moldova's government, saying it has failed to implement reforms to bring the country closer to the European Union.iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestMoldovaChisinauEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6995134c2f7c41db9521a41c1f43dffdSun, 03 May 2015 18:16:27 GMTSpain premier makes visit to 2 west African countrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ec2e46dd6d4b469b8eeb31b8a23c90MADRID (AP) — Spain's prime minister has started a two-day trip to two west African countries as Europe faces pressure from jihadis and migrants making perilous sea crossings seeking a better life.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSpainAfricaSenegalMaliWest AfricaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ec2e46dd6d4b469b8eeb31b8a23c90Sun, 03 May 2015 17:23:22 GMTFrance tightens Gulf ties with jet deal, security talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9d5bcf5dea640539904f24a22594724PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande is seeking to solidify strategic alliances in the Persian Gulf, as he heads to Qatar to sign a 7 billion-euro ($7.8 billion) fighter jet deal and then gets a starring role in a regional summit in Saudi Arabia.iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSummitsInternational relationsFranceSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastQatarWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9d5bcf5dea640539904f24a22594724Sun, 03 May 2015 16:56:00 GMTVonn says relationship with Woods is overhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dffe160ba284e9093f00824d2a8d224SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lindsey Vonn says she and Tiger Woods have decided to end their three-year relationship.By DOUG FERGUSONaGeneral newsSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dffe160ba284e9093f00824d2a8d224Sun, 03 May 2015 19:30:05 GMTGM cuts 2016 Volt plug-in hybrid car price by almost $1,200http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2949b616f3a047f38549a70d20ad2a8cDETROIT (AP) — General Motors is knocking nearly $1,200 off the price of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid car.htBusinessAutomotive technologyGreen vehicle technologyGreen technologyEnvironmentEnvironment and natureTechnologyIndustrial technologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2949b616f3a047f38549a70d20ad2a8cSun, 03 May 2015 16:55:07 GMTJoyful noise or unholy din? New church 'bells' mean discordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fafe4a4b47de466c91a2d97c4c4a7f40BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The sound system next door is making it hard for Olga Lopatina to love thy neighbor: Christ the King church.By LISA RATHKEaGeneral newsReligionPublic opinionMunicipal governmentsChristianitySocial affairsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBurlingtonVermontUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fafe4a4b47de466c91a2d97c4c4a7f40Sun, 03 May 2015 17:03:28 GMTAthens prison brawl leaves at least 2 dead, 21 injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30c4a2365fbb4d2e94707543e70c6701ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a brawl at an Athens prison has left at least two inmates dead and 21 others injured, many seriously.By DEMETRIS NELLASiGeneral newsCorrectional systemsLaw and orderViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsAthensGreeceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30c4a2365fbb4d2e94707543e70c6701Sun, 03 May 2015 19:15:29 GMTTogo court declares president re-elected from final resultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac80b1ecf0b647f3967548462a1899cbLOME, Togo (AP) — Togo's constitutional court declared Faure Gnassingbe president for a third five-year term after tallying final votes on Sunday.By ERICK KAGLANiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsTogoLomeWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac80b1ecf0b647f3967548462a1899cbSun, 03 May 2015 16:09:27 GMTNASCAR briefly halts race after 14-car accident at Talladegahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ac7ab586b6439f94ae4b35f44830e7TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — NASCAR was forced to briefly stop Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway to clean up after a 15-car accident.sSportsAutomobile racingAthlete injuriesAccidentsMen's sportsNASCARAthlete healthAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ac7ab586b6439f94ae4b35f44830e7Sun, 03 May 2015 19:34:14 GMTGoogle embeds engineers as professorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01ab8a07302e4c40a164a471e18780c5MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Howard University freshman Alanna Walton knew something was different about the professor teaching her introduction to computer science course.By MARTHA MENDOZAhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyHigher educationAfrican-AmericansRace and ethnicityEducationScienceEducational technologySocial affairsSocial issuesSoftwareComputing and information technologyCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01ab8a07302e4c40a164a471e18780c5Sun, 03 May 2015 17:25:03 GMTBaltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7b72a24082b46b0bf91957407ee9a25BALTIMORE (AP) — Six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in Baltimore, the city's mayor lifted a citywide curfew on Sunday morning, signaling an end to the extraordinary measures taken to ensure public safety amid an outcry over police practices.By JULIET LINDERMAN and BEN NUCKOLSaGeneral newsRiotsArrestsMunicipal governmentsProtests and demonstrationsCrimeViolent crimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7b72a24082b46b0bf91957407ee9a25Sun, 03 May 2015 18:37:58 GMTSmall group of nationalist Russian bikers enters Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e947e957916a4a0196e68cbc5ce31841BERLIN (AP) — Police say a small group of nationalist Russian bikers has entered Germany, part of a ride from Moscow that is due to end in Berlin on May 9.iGeneral newsWorld War IINationalismEventsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleGovernment and politicsGermanyRussiaAustriaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e947e957916a4a0196e68cbc5ce31841Sun, 03 May 2015 18:20:36 GMTAspen's Smuggler Mountain struggles with dog poophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d595b2bd644903821c04d75724959aASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Park rangers are at a loss as Colorado's Smuggler Mountain continues to be covered in piles of poop left behind by furry friends.aGeneral newsOdditiesAspenColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d595b2bd644903821c04d75724959aSun, 03 May 2015 16:32:53 GMTBeal leads well-rested Wizards past Hawks 104-98 in Game 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f86c23ef63b4465e8b022dbe6bec4eafATLANTA (AP) — Bradley Beal shook off a sprained ankle to score 28 points and the Washington Wizards remained unbeaten in the postseason, knocking off the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 104-98 Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.By PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f86c23ef63b4465e8b022dbe6bec4eafSun, 03 May 2015 19:35:45 GMTChelsea wins Premier League title for 1st time in 5 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3570d85392b34d3fbe1df0984c65adcaLONDON (AP) — Chelsea won the Premier League for the first time in five years Sunday, securing the title with three games to spare with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace.sSportsMen's soccerProfessional soccerSoccerMen's sportsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3570d85392b34d3fbe1df0984c65adcaSun, 03 May 2015 17:02:02 GMTBritish leaders in final push before May 7 electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/380d70a614f6446b86b222ab0f8a914cLONDON (AP) — With four days to go till Britain's election, leaders of the country's main political parties were using the long weekend to make a final push to win over undecided voters before the vote.By SYLVIA HUIiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsUnited KingdomEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/380d70a614f6446b86b222ab0f8a914cSun, 03 May 2015 16:33:33 GMTTexas the front line on high school ECG debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0aea51ecac3d45cf884f5c69874e5d9fAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Cody Stephens was trying to shed some of the 290 pounds from his 6-foot-9 frame before graduating high school and attending his first college football training camp three summers ago when he took a nap and didn't wake up. The autopsy showed he had an enlarged heart, which gave out.By JIM VERTUNOaGeneral newsSportsStudent testingAthlete healthHigh school sportsEducation standardsDopingObituariesHigh school footballState governmentsEducationSocial affairsFootballGovernment and politicsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0aea51ecac3d45cf884f5c69874e5d9fSun, 03 May 2015 18:50:33 GMTNASCAR briefly halts race after 15-car accident at Talladegahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d2fefb6b6744e99d313da719460926TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — NASCAR was forced to briefly stop Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway to clean up after a 15-car accident.sSportsAutomobile racingAccidentsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsNASCARAccidents and disastersGeneral newsAthlete healthTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d2fefb6b6744e99d313da719460926Sun, 03 May 2015 19:45:24 GMTEgypt charges 40 over allegedly being Islamic State membershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98ee1f999f94e8ba2c99907a7633201CAIRO (AP) — A Nile Delta prosecutor said Sunday he referred 40 people to trial on charges of belonging to the Islamic State group and planning to carry out terrorist attacks in Egypt.By MERRIT KENNEDYiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestEgyptMiddle EastSyriaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d98ee1f999f94e8ba2c99907a7633201Sun, 03 May 2015 16:53:28 GMTThousands turn out to clean Milan after May Day clasheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31a8cf1d24d4488c80e390d7be566840ROME (AP) — Thousands of Milan residents, led by Mayor Giuliano Pisapia, have marched through Italy's financial capital to protest violence that left much of downtown trashed on May Day.iBusinessGeneral newsMilanItalyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31a8cf1d24d4488c80e390d7be566840Sun, 03 May 2015 19:39:23 GMT'Avengers' sequel is second biggest US opener of all timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111ca3267d8e4cbb86da620fb8074238LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Avengers are mighty, but not enough to beat themselves. The Marvel and Disney sequel earned a staggering $187.7 million in its debut weekend, making it the second biggest U.S. opening of all time according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.By LINDSEY BAHRaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111ca3267d8e4cbb86da620fb8074238Sun, 03 May 2015 19:17:35 GMTThe Latest: Baltimore lifts curfew after days of tensionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e0a30097264f43aefad60d2c07690d3:40 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsRiotsArrestsMunicipal governmentsCrimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e0a30097264f43aefad60d2c07690dSun, 03 May 2015 18:41:28 GMTIsrael's Jewish Ethiopian minority rallies against racismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3364e28b89d749299271b3f25fdcd7deTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Several thousand people, mostly from Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority, protested in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality on Sunday, shutting down a major highway and clashing with police on horseback long into the night.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolice brutalityPolicePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsReligious issuesReligionRace and ethnicityTel AvivIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3364e28b89d749299271b3f25fdcd7deSun, 03 May 2015 19:14:00 GMTSlain trooper's parents say they forgive suspected ambusherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44cab0090c0c4dcda38a27d12fbf9f7cTOBYHANNA, Pa. (AP) — The parents of a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper said Sunday they have forgiven his alleged killer and are relying on their deep faith to get them through the loss.By MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44cab0090c0c4dcda38a27d12fbf9f7cSun, 03 May 2015 17:55:35 GMT1 hospitalized after fight night shooting on Las Vegas Striphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a71405103ed7464baa34b9897772e350LAS VEGAS (AP) — One person was wounded in an after-midnight shooting that marred a busy night of Las Vegas Strip events surrounding the Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao boxing match, police said Sunday.aGeneral newsSportsMen's boxingBoxingViolent crimeCrimeMen's sportsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a71405103ed7464baa34b9897772e350Sun, 03 May 2015 18:12:20 GMTArizona girl dies after swing set breaks suddenlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03b34d9b80e0478cb87d0a63e347d06dGILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in a Phoenix suburb say a 7-year-old girl is dead and a 14-year-old girl is hospitalized after a backyard swing set broke apart.aGeneral newsAccidents and disastersArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03b34d9b80e0478cb87d0a63e347d06dSun, 03 May 2015 19:48:29 GMTSC Police stations act as havens for online buyers, sellershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b9ad404620c4a8492eba5c876970228COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Some law enforcement agencies in South Carolina are offering up their parking lots as a well-lit, secure place to finalize deals made on Craigslist and other online marketplaces.By MEG KINNARDhtGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeOnline safetyPoliceTechnology issuesTechnologyLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsSouth CarolinaCharlestonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b9ad404620c4a8492eba5c876970228Sun, 03 May 2015 17:39:12 GMTGerman train drivers to start 5-day strike Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a65003381145e79b9cf8d7d4569ab9BERLIN (AP) — A union representing German train drivers has called members out on a five-day strike starting Tuesday, its longest walkout yet in an increasingly bitter dispute with the national railway operator.iBusinessGeneral newsStrikesLabor negotiationsWages and salariesLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesPersonnelGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a65003381145e79b9cf8d7d4569ab9Sun, 03 May 2015 17:08:16 GMTOle Miss coach gets firsthand taste of Talladega speedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fa4f0bfab4f425db8eac8f98a53731bTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Hugh Freeze knows a little something about speed and about NASCAR.By JOHN ZENORsSportsCollege footballCoachingAutomobile racingNASCARCollege sportsFootballTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fa4f0bfab4f425db8eac8f98a53731bSun, 03 May 2015 19:16:18 GMTDerby winner American Pharoah a likely go in Preaknesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69f6d92c56d34c3884602098b436164bLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Lured by the promise of carrots, American Pharoah was led out of the barn to face a throng of cameras.By BETH HARRISaGeneral newsSportsKentucky DerbyPreakness StakesHorse racingEventsThoroughbred racingKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69f6d92c56d34c3884602098b436164bSun, 03 May 2015 17:55:42 GMTCongressmen to reconsider separate funding for Iraq factionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aeea0aa61584da783ac07ec32a84643BAGHDAD (AP) — Congress may reconsider a provision in an upcoming bill funding the training of the Iraqi army that would also send weapons directly to Arab Sunnis and Kurds, a congressman visiting Baghdad said Sunday.By PAUL SCHEMMiGeneral newsLegislatureGovernment and politicsMilitant groupsArmed forcesReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesWar and unrestIslamMilitary and defenseIraqBaghdadUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aeea0aa61584da783ac07ec32a84643Sun, 03 May 2015 19:48:57 GMTItaly: At least 10 migrants found dead in sea off Libyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db13af8f374f4047a6a63ea283c553bdROME (AP) — Italy's Coast Guard and Navy as well as tugs and other commercial vessels joined forces to rescue migrants in at least 16 boats Sunday, saving hundreds of them and recovering 10 bodies off Libya's coast, as smugglers took advantage of calm seas to send packed vessels across the Mediterranean.By FRANCES D'EMILIOiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsItalyFranceEuropeLibyaMediterranean SeaWestern EuropeNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db13af8f374f4047a6a63ea283c553bdSun, 03 May 2015 17:25:21 GMTKayaker rescues man who jumped off bridge in suicide attempthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da8fa88d35d24920b5e5d49822276710LITTLE FERRY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man who attempted suicide by jumping off a bridge into a river was rescued by a passing kayaker.aGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsSuicidesOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleNew JerseyHackensackUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da8fa88d35d24920b5e5d49822276710Sun, 03 May 2015 18:59:04 GMTDefense faces challenges as theater shooting victims testifyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/895d53887a3b4076b12d2c2ca3776a7aCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Half-empty tissue boxes littered the floor of Courtroom 201 after a day in which survivors told stories of heartbreak, revulsion and horror about the night James Holmes shot scores of people inside a packed a suburban Denver movie theater.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/895d53887a3b4076b12d2c2ca3776a7aSun, 03 May 2015 17:36:17 GMTGasquet beats Kyrgios to win Estoril Open titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/244df08ba75146dcb362ae3ab0b13563ESTORIL, Portugal (AP) — Richard Gasquet of France won the Estoril Open final in straight sets on Sunday, beating Australian Nick Kyrgios 6-3, 6-2.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisPortugalWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/244df08ba75146dcb362ae3ab0b13563Sun, 03 May 2015 17:53:33 GMTWoman, toddler killed when car hits apartment complexhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13ec3743740c43b0968f72889d87de43LIVERMORE, Calif. (AP) — A car driven by a suspected drunken driver crashed into a Northern California apartment complex, killing a woman and toddler and slightly injuring two other children as they all walked together outside, police said Sunday.aGeneral newsCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationReckless endangermentViolent crimeCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13ec3743740c43b0968f72889d87de43Sun, 03 May 2015 17:21:37 GMTTroubled forecasters seek way to improve tornado warningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb099e46a1943a6b26497a50d81657aNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Forecasters troubled by the high death count from twisters in Alabama and Joplin, Missouri, four years ago say they must put away their "nerd-speak" and find better ways to communicate if the public is going to react appropriately when bad weather approaches.By KELLY P. KISSELaBusinessGeneral newsWeatherStormsSocial mediaTornadoesDisaster planning and responseNatural disastersAtmospheric scienceOnline mediaMediaAccidents and disastersEarth scienceScienceNormanJoplinOklahomaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb099e46a1943a6b26497a50d81657aSun, 03 May 2015 16:42:28 GMTEx-US Rep. Inglis gets JFK courage award for climate stancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94162eca6a9d4b8ea64576eb1b3a975eBOSTON (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis has received the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award for reversing his position on climate change despite the political fallout that cost him his seat in Congress.aGeneral newsLegislatureEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureClimateGovernment and politicsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94162eca6a9d4b8ea64576eb1b3a975eSun, 03 May 2015 19:22:51 GMTGrizzlies point guard Mike Conley out for Game 1 vs Warriorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dbe573c47834d5a915137bb9ac1ca1bOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is sitting out Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Golden State Warriors as he continues to recover from surgery to repair broken bones in his face.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAthlete healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dbe573c47834d5a915137bb9ac1ca1bSun, 03 May 2015 18:47:12 GMTWhat to see on closing day of New Orleans' Jazz Festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b77962369e1d4ebea86499e57750dd0cNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival wraps up its last of seven days of music, food and culture on Sunday. The festival, a celebration of Louisiana's heritage, features music stages dotted around the city's fairgrounds and booths selling food.By REBECCA SANTANAeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b77962369e1d4ebea86499e57750dd0cSun, 03 May 2015 18:43:06 GMTFederer wins Istanbul Open in straight setshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dd1863772384945a0bc00d5da5a4cb5ISTANBUL (AP) — Top-seeded Roger Federer claimed his 85th title Sunday with a 6-3, 7-6 (11) win over Pablo Cuevas in the final of the Istanbul Open.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisTurkeyIstanbulMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dd1863772384945a0bc00d5da5a4cb5Sun, 03 May 2015 17:57:47 GMTIS group claims Iraq car bomb attack that killed 19http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ce5099fdc56405e8732c608e7b50354BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Sunday for a late-night car bomb attack in the heart of Baghdad that killed at least 19 people, saying it was targeting a Shiite militia.By SINAN SALAHEDDINiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsMilitant groupsImprovised explosivesBaghdadIraqMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ce5099fdc56405e8732c608e7b50354Sun, 03 May 2015 16:51:16 GMTJohn Kerry tries to pacify Israeli worries over Iran dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89132684af3c46428a895ea2eac9361eJERUSALEM (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought to pacify Israeli worries over an emerging nuclear deal with Iran in an interview aired Sunday, dismissing some concerns as brought on by "hysteria" over the possible agreement.By IAN DEITCHiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsIsraelUnited StatesIranMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89132684af3c46428a895ea2eac9361eSun, 03 May 2015 16:44:59 GMTArab coalition 'reconnaissance' troops land in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bed92c05ea249f0a766012048fa78e7SANAA, Yemen (AP) — With helicopter gunships hovering overhead, at least 20 troops from a Saudi-led Arab coalition, including Yemeni expatriates, came ashore Sunday in the southern port city of Aden on what military officials called a "reconnaissance" mission, as fighting raged between Iranian-backed Shiite rebels and forces loyal to the nation's exiled president.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptSanaaSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bed92c05ea249f0a766012048fa78e7Sun, 03 May 2015 18:59:54 GMTBMW Open final postponed by rain in Munichhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f526683349c548b4b88b5695546f32ccMUNICH (AP) — The BMW Open final between Andy Murray and Philipp Kohlschreiber was postponed by rain Sunday midway through the first set and will be completed Monday.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisMunichGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f526683349c548b4b88b5695546f32ccSun, 03 May 2015 16:35:54 GMTAshes of ballerina Plisetskaya to be spread over Russiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0655e87e3e7f456dacc628f89dbcc999MOSCOW (AP) — The ashes of Maya Plisetskaya, the renowned Bolshoi Theater ballerina who died this weekend, will be spread over Russia in accordance with her wishes.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsObituariesPerforming artsEntertainmentRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0655e87e3e7f456dacc628f89dbcc999Sun, 03 May 2015 16:28:25 GMTTouching, funny, messages in obits getting wide audiencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67019d4e7b72422591eedb505794b6ddWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Take a friend fishing. Don't vote for Hillary Rodham Clinton. Buy a lottery ticket. And keep Mom away from my ashes.By JIM FITZGERALDaGeneral newsObituariesGovernment and politicsNew YorkWhite PlainsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67019d4e7b72422591eedb505794b6ddSun, 03 May 2015 16:14:51 GMTPace of death sentences, executions slows in Virginiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dd324a557114013b96feda61c89677aRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A prosecutor's decision not to seek a death penalty for the man accused of abducting and killing a University of Virginia student is emblematic of capital punishment's decline across the country and in the state that once operated one of the busiest execution chambers in the nation.By LARRY O'DELLaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeDeath penalty controversyCrimePublic opinionLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsCriminal punishmentEducation issuesEducationVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0dd324a557114013b96feda61c89677aSun, 03 May 2015 17:14:34 GMTNYPD officer shooting suspect faces attempted murder chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e901c4a29f04223824cf01eb59d6e2cNEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of shooting a New York City police officer in the head will be arraigned Sunday on charges including two counts of attempted murder of a police officer, officials said.By AMANDA Y. BARRETT and MICHAEL BALSAMOaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e901c4a29f04223824cf01eb59d6e2cSun, 03 May 2015 17:01:55 GMTMcIlroy rallies to reach Match Play final against Woodlandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1f60f1d06e344d58a39a63f1a1cc68dSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Needing another comeback, Rory McIlroy delivered another great finish Sunday to reach the final of the Match Play Championship.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfWoodlandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1f60f1d06e344d58a39a63f1a1cc68dSun, 03 May 2015 18:53:24 GMT