FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 May 2015 08:53:33 -0700Taller, faster: SeaWorld Orlando plans new roller coasterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38cfdb36c3c5447ba4056e13e7ef2900ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld Orlando plans to build a 200-foot tall roller coaster that will race as fast as 73 mph when it opens next year.tTravelLifestyleAmusement and theme parksRecreation and leisureLeisure travelOrlandoFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38cfdb36c3c5447ba4056e13e7ef2900Wed, 27 May 2015 15:04:20 GMTSurvivors tell of terror during deadly Mexico tornadohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2972562b08144599a8000e7a02e66c2bCIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico (AP) — Jose Francisco Contreras and his wife were driving to the bus he takes to his job at a factory in northern Mexico when the winds picked up and torrential rain began to fall.By SETH ROBBINSiGeneral newsTornadoesNatural disastersWeatherAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMaterials industryMexicoDel RioNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanTexasUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2972562b08144599a8000e7a02e66c2bWed, 27 May 2015 14:48:44 GMTSea lion impaled with spear rescued in Southern Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf3164e4ecc4fe5a961051cb55360a9SAN DIEGO (AP) — A giant sea lion impaled by a homemade spear is recovering at SeaWorld after being rescued just off the Southern California coast.aGeneral newsOdditiesSea lionsAmusement and theme parksAnimalsMammalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelCaliforniaSan DiegoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdf3164e4ecc4fe5a961051cb55360a9Wed, 27 May 2015 14:52:16 GMTVictorian-era painting going on view for 1st time in NYChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31c144f7691842f5baafb5d55bd95d3fNEW YORK (AP) — A painting by Victorian-era British artist Frederic Leighton is going on view for the first time in New York City.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTravelLifestylePaintingVisual artsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31c144f7691842f5baafb5d55bd95d3fWed, 27 May 2015 15:29:44 GMTFormer LAPD officer wanted in killing appears in Texas courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6641d82f92b4be6b188bea5f1515b02EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A fugitive former Los Angeles police officer charged with killing a man during an off-duty fight has appeared in a Texas courtroom after his arrest in northern Mexico.aGeneral newsPolice brutalityCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceArrestsTexasEl PasoMexicoLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6641d82f92b4be6b188bea5f1515b02Wed, 27 May 2015 15:18:33 GMTBurundi urges citizens to donate money to pay for electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82e63c192a39477087a61417492e718dKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Burundi's government is asking Burundians to donate money to pay for elections as some foreign donors warn of aid cuts if President Pierre Nkurunziza runs for third term.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsElectionsBurundiUgandaEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82e63c192a39477087a61417492e718dWed, 27 May 2015 15:12:41 GMTFormer Obama legal adviser Meltzer dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8424bc0d2db409dab243b8915c734dfCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Harvard Law School professor who served as a top legal adviser to President Barack Obama has died. Daniel Meltzer was 63.aGeneral newsObituariesMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8424bc0d2db409dab243b8915c734dfWed, 27 May 2015 15:27:23 GMTUS bank earnings up 6.9 percent in Q1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98ae5de1e5e44ab86341fe86feb0215WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. banks' earnings rose 6.9 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier as revenues increased, delinquent loans continued to fall and the number of "problem" banks reached a six-year low.By MARCY GORDONwBusinessGeneral newsFinancial servicesIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98ae5de1e5e44ab86341fe86feb0215Wed, 27 May 2015 15:19:21 GMTYemeni Health Ministry: Sanaa airstrikes killed 36 policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9db316ff1c04623af496de10130519aSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Successive airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition jets on Wednesday pounded a police commando headquarters in central Sanaa, killing at least 36 people and sending plumes of black smoke billowing across the capital.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9db316ff1c04623af496de10130519aWed, 27 May 2015 14:53:19 GMTEthiopia: Partial results show ruling coalition in huge winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9768183654a401abea98fe071353ee1ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Preliminary results released by Ethiopia's electoral body show the ruling coalition winning comfortably in parliamentary elections.iGeneral newsParliamentary electionsNational governmentsNational electionsGovernment and politicsPolitical activismElectionsPolitical issuesEthiopiaAddis AbabaEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9768183654a401abea98fe071353ee1Wed, 27 May 2015 14:56:50 GMTBourdain plants digital footprint as editor at food websitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b35fc6247c54d94866ce5e9bbc68c4eAnthony Bourdain has eaten his way through nearly every crevice of the globe, and now he's ready to taste a new frontier — the digital world.By J.M. HIRSCHtTravelLifestyleTravel websitesBooks and literatureEntertainmentArts and entertainmentProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b35fc6247c54d94866ce5e9bbc68c4eWed, 27 May 2015 15:12:44 GMTTHE LATEST: US: $110 million in bribes for 2016 Copa Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbe6bf9662ea49f0b880d06559deeee6ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:By The Associated PressiGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCriminal investigationsRacketeeringMoney launderingCopa AmericaFIFA World Cup2018 FIFA World CupInternational soccerSports governanceProfessional soccerCorruption in sportsArrestsLegal proceedingsSports marketingCorporate legal affairsCrimeSoccerElectionsJournalismLaw and orderEventsSports businessNational electionsGovernment and politicsCorporate newsBusinessNews mediaMediaMen's soccerMen's sportsZurichRussiaBrazilTrinidad and TobagoSwitzerlandUnited StatesSouth AmericaCaribbeanQatarLatin America and CaribbeanWestern EuropeEuropeEastern EuropeNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbe6bf9662ea49f0b880d06559deeee6Wed, 27 May 2015 15:31:31 GMTUS prosecutor: No allegations that soccer games or tournaments were influenced by corruptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cef1f1fd4df42108b02c476d995f18bNEW YORK (AP) — US prosecutor: No allegations that soccer games or tournaments were influenced by corruption.aGeneral newsSportsMen's soccerSoccerMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cef1f1fd4df42108b02c476d995f18bWed, 27 May 2015 15:27:01 GMTUS pavilion seeks to be catalyst in food security discussionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/061ddbc5760c4434bb20c85eecec0bfdMILAN (AP) — Fields of waving grain may have come to symbolize the United States' industrialized agriculture, but the U.S. pavilion at Expo 2015 world's fair is seeking to lead the conversation on how to feed 9 billion people by 2050 with a focus on such basics as reviving heirloom seeds, promoting vertical gardens and rediscovering long-forgotten foodstuffs, like cattails.By COLLEEN BARRYtTravelLifestyleExpo 2015 Milan ItalyFood and drinkNon-governmental organizationsEventsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGovernment and politicsMilanItalyUnited StatesNew York CityWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/061ddbc5760c4434bb20c85eecec0bfdWed, 27 May 2015 14:53:39 GMTSaudi Arabia sanctions 2 senior Hezbollah membershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f90a2316de374da2982106192b43fe12RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it is sanctioning two senior members of Hezbollah, accusing them of leading terrorist operations in the Middle East.iGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f90a2316de374da2982106192b43fe12Wed, 27 May 2015 15:02:58 GMTStudy reveals flaws in gene testing; results often conflicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d43e5ce5f1489ea91cd9981dd07272The first report from a big public-private project to improve genetic testing reveals it is not as rock solid as many people believe, with flaws that result in some people wrongly advised to worry about a disease risk and others wrongly told they can relax.By MARILYNN MARCHIONEaBusinessHealthScienceGenetics researchGeneticsDiseases and conditionsMedical researchBiologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d43e5ce5f1489ea91cd9981dd07272Wed, 27 May 2015 14:58:03 GMTMoldova police find Molotov cocktails, detonators, maskshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601a0946e4564c87adce3c738cbde3a2CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldovan police have found Molotov cocktails, detonators, mobile phones and masks at two locations in the capital Chisinau and suspect they were intended to be used against peaceful protesters.iGeneral newsBombingsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestMoldovaChisinauEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/601a0946e4564c87adce3c738cbde3a2Wed, 27 May 2015 15:37:43 GMTSingapore Airlines investigates engine problem during flighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88fd255058a64c3fab8d78f0268c362bSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Airlines said Wednesday that it is investigating how one of its jets suffered a loss of power in both of its engines over the weekend and descended 13,000 feet (3,962 meters) before regaining altitude en route from Singapore to Shanghai.tTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationShanghaiChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88fd255058a64c3fab8d78f0268c362bWed, 27 May 2015 15:17:18 GMTEPA issues final rules protecting drinking water, streamshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/684092b6b7fe45aea591fbdb9187d324WASHINGTON (AP) — Drinking water for 117 million Americans will be protected under new government rules shielding small streams, tributaries and wetlands from pollution and development, the Obama administration said Wednesday.By MARY CLARE JALONICKwBusinessGovernment and politicsEnvironmental laws and regulationsWater environmentEnvironmental conservation and preservationLegislatureEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment regulationsEnvironmental concernsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/684092b6b7fe45aea591fbdb9187d324Wed, 27 May 2015 15:28:25 GMTLetter to Obama discussed at Post reporter's trial in Iranhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35f3c19ef7e846819b09b10a0af0f26aTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A letter a detained Washington Post journalist wrote to U.S. President Barack Obama has become a major topic of his espionage trial in Iran.iGeneral newsNewspapersNews mediaMediaTehranUnited StatesIranMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35f3c19ef7e846819b09b10a0af0f26aWed, 27 May 2015 15:00:00 GMTSpokesman: Republican former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum is running for presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ab8eaa242c476ba99b10887676b64bWASHINGTON (AP) — Spokesman: Republican former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum is running for president.pGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsNational electionsElectionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ab8eaa242c476ba99b10887676b64bWed, 27 May 2015 14:47:19 GMTLawyer: Suburban Chicago man to plead guilty in terror casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d5b7df12df4bb4bfea171f970bee5cCHICAGO (AP) — An attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria says her client intends to change his plea to guilty.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeArrestsLaw and orderChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d5b7df12df4bb4bfea171f970bee5cWed, 27 May 2015 15:00:47 GMTFrance calls for tougher global mobilization against IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10c87685c1e74d58948cf522ad677561PARIS (AP) — French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius called on the international community to strengthen its mobilization against the Islamic State group ahead of an international meeting on Iraq organized next week.iGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsFranceParisIraqMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10c87685c1e74d58948cf522ad677561Wed, 27 May 2015 14:59:54 GMTGreece says deal with creditors is close; markets cheerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd1e0e0ae8564e0fb5dace61eab6466bATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister said Wednesday that his country is close to reaching a deal with its bailout creditors, prompting European stock markets to jump on hopes of a breakthrough in the slow-moving, often acrimonious talks.iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment payGovernment and politicsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyGovernment business and financeGreeceAthensEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd1e0e0ae8564e0fb5dace61eab6466bWed, 27 May 2015 15:33:45 GMTInt'l court case against Ivory Coast ex-1st lady admissiblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e88569e4b3240be9088057e3ab7a86bTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court appeals judges have upheld a ruling that the court can prosecute Ivory Coast's former first lady on charges including murder and rape linked to violence that left 3,000 people dead in the aftermath of the country's disputed 2010 presidential election.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCrimeCourtsJudiciaryIvory CoastThe HagueWest AfricaAfricaNetherlandsWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e88569e4b3240be9088057e3ab7a86bWed, 27 May 2015 15:19:38 GMTHezbollah says it struck Syria militants with help of dronehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0929f3831e84475e9990a420ded0e63dBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's Hezbollah group says it has struck a group of al-Qaida militants near the border with Syria with the help of a drone for the first time.iGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitant groupsDrone surveillance and warfareDrone aircraftMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsSyriaLebanonMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0929f3831e84475e9990a420ded0e63dWed, 27 May 2015 14:56:46 GMTSuspect's father calls slayings 'egregious and heartless'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a344d8d57f09413cb617c02832148e3aWASHINGTON (AP) — The father of the man charged in the slayings of four people at a Washington mansion calls the crime "egregious and heartless."wGeneral newsCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a344d8d57f09413cb617c02832148e3aWed, 27 May 2015 15:21:18 GMTExxon shareholders to vote on climate change, frackinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce0f2c0bba1b430a989f63e050081b66DALLAS (AP) — Shareholders are considering whether Exxon Mobil should put a climate-change expert on its board.By DAVID KOENIGfBusinessClimateEnvironmental concernsFinancial performanceCorporate newsEnergy industryIndustriesEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEnergy and the environmentDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce0f2c0bba1b430a989f63e050081b66Wed, 27 May 2015 15:07:46 GMTGrain mixed, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6920f6912c414dfc9609be5a25847178CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6920f6912c414dfc9609be5a25847178Wed, 27 May 2015 14:51:20 GMTDispute over MLK Bible, Nobel prize headed for mediationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f78b30986a740fd9a9e525086453e3bATLANTA (AP) — A legal battle over the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s traveling Bible and 1964 Nobel Peace Prize is headed for court-ordered mediation.By KATE BRUMBACKaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCourtsJudiciaryGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f78b30986a740fd9a9e525086453e3bWed, 27 May 2015 14:49:47 GMTFinland picks populist EU-skeptic as new foreign ministerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53d415724edf421fb6d39952cae23981HELSINKI (AP) — Finland's next prime minister has chosen the head of the populist Finns Party to be the foreign minister in a three-member ruling coalition, the first time the maverick EU-skeptic party is in the government.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsFinlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53d415724edf421fb6d39952cae23981Wed, 27 May 2015 14:48:48 GMTSmoke alert forces emergency landing at Los Angeles airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dfb7e21f1a24b0084c489a00d450c9dLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southwest Airlines plane with 75 passengers aboard made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport after a warning light showed there might be smoke in the cargo hold.tTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationLos AngelesSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dfb7e21f1a24b0084c489a00d450c9dWed, 27 May 2015 15:14:40 GMTUK's Cameron outlines EU vote plan in Queen's Speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb29a377cb6f4e1391dae1f314e3f25eLONDON (AP) — Pomp met politics as Queen Elizabeth II donned a diamond-studded crown Wednesday to read out laws planned by Britain's new government, including more autonomy for Scotland and a referendum on whether to remain in the European Union.By JILL LAWLESSiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesParliamentary electionsLegislatureSocial issuesSocial affairsElectionsUnited KingdomScotlandWalesEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb29a377cb6f4e1391dae1f314e3f25eWed, 27 May 2015 15:03:47 GMTTHE LATEST: US: A dozen FIFA scams, some with 2010 World Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc1a2374b88e4daf93b972da34d27c08ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:By The Associated PressiGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestRacketeeringCriminal investigationsFraud and false statementsMoney launderingFIFA World Cup2018 FIFA World CupInternational soccerSports governanceProfessional soccerCorruption in sportsArrestsSports marketingCorporate crimeCorporate legal affairsCrimeLegal proceedingsSoccerElectionsJournalismLaw and orderEventsNational electionsGovernment and politicsSports businessCorporate newsBusinessNews mediaMediaMen's soccerMen's sportsZurichRussiaBrazilTrinidad and TobagoSwitzerlandUnited StatesWarsawSouth AmericaMiddle EastCaribbeanQatarLatin America and CaribbeanWestern EuropeEuropeEastern EuropeNorth AmericaPolandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc1a2374b88e4daf93b972da34d27c08Wed, 27 May 2015 15:15:13 GMTFalling museum visitor grabs at, smashes ancient Greek vasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb72524744e24cf3a30b625e6ffd30acATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's culture ministry says a millennia-old pottery vase in a southern museum has been damaged after a visitor who lost her balance tried to hold onto the exhibit and crashed down with it.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelGreeceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb72524744e24cf3a30b625e6ffd30acWed, 27 May 2015 15:11:03 GMTGreek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is "close to an agreement" with its creditorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0712da15914efea983789677352cb9ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is "close to an agreement" with its creditors.iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGreeceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0712da15914efea983789677352cb9Wed, 27 May 2015 14:56:30 GMTTraveling with your dog will cost you _ sometimes hundredshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d85f782c9844a529cb946c5d716c4c4LOS ANGELES (AP) — Having an 80-pound Labradoodle as a travel buddy means B.L. Ochman can quickly separate the hotels that love dogs from those that just put up with them.By SUE MANNINGaBusinessGeneral newsLifestylePersonal financeSmall businessPetsPet travelPet careDogsTravelConsumer products and servicesIndustriesMammalsAnimalsAccommodationsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d85f782c9844a529cb946c5d716c4c4Wed, 27 May 2015 15:26:30 GMTAir France jet in near miss with giant volcano in Cameroonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a491b73b4b61450f848ae816467c0740PARIS (AP) — Air France says one of its jets had what investigators call a "serious incident" by flying too close to a volcano while maneuvering around a storm on a flight into Cameroon.tTravelLifestyleCriminal investigationsVolcanoesAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationLaw and orderCrimeEnvironment and natureFranceDoualaCameroonEquatorial GuineaWestern EuropeEuropeWest AfricaAfricaCentral Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a491b73b4b61450f848ae816467c0740Wed, 27 May 2015 15:16:30 GMTTrinidad's Warner characteristically defiant amid FIFA raidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f301859639a3446fbd10aa7d6d78bb9fPORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Former international soccer official Jack Warner on Wednesday denied the latest corruptions allegations against him.By TONY FRASERiGeneral newsSportsInternational soccerMen's soccerProfessional soccerSports governanceCorruption in sportsSoccerIndictmentsMen's sportsLaw and orderTrinidad and TobagoUnited StatesPort of SpainCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f301859639a3446fbd10aa7d6d78bb9fWed, 27 May 2015 14:46:41 GMTRick Santorum launching second White House runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a877268237b642ea84d2a7dce6919ee7WASHINGTON (AP) — Rick Santorum, an aggressive advocate for conservative family values, will launch a second bid for president on Wednesday, a spokesman said.By STEVE PEOPLESpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEvents2012 United States Presidential Election2016 United States Presidential ElectionPolitical partiesNational electionsElectionsCampaignsPolitical organizationsIowaSouth CarolinaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a877268237b642ea84d2a7dce6919ee7Wed, 27 May 2015 15:16:41 GMTLove not war wins for small businesses and large companieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e26b5ba2447e40ad854a760affc906f6NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine a world where David and Goliath are best buds. Well it's becoming reality more frequently in the business world.By JOYCE M. ROSENBERGhtBusinessPersonal financeSmall businessTechnologyMarketing and advertisingCareersBeveragesFood and drinkLifestyleProducts and servicesCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e26b5ba2447e40ad854a760affc906f6Wed, 27 May 2015 15:14:23 GMTGreek leader: close to deal with creditorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35eb14f36d604c9090fd32efe4c12c81ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says his country is close to reaching a deal with its creditors, but stressed that "calm and determination" were needed in the final stretch of negotiations.iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGreeceAthensWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35eb14f36d604c9090fd32efe4c12c81Wed, 27 May 2015 15:09:26 GMTUnemployment rates fell in 23 US states in Aprilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74c2c506b1f94146b5db560420a0db15WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 23 U.S. states in April as hiring rebounded nationwide from weak job gains the previous month.By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsLabor economyEconomyLeading economic indicatorsEnergy industryIndustriesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74c2c506b1f94146b5db560420a0db15Wed, 27 May 2015 14:47:11 GMTCongress wants to know how thieves stole tax info from IRShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33e8d7f570f4b419a3311b83e349d2aWASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is demanding answers about how identity thieves were able to steal the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website.By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERhtBusinessGovernment and politicsTechnologyPersonal taxesIdentity theftLegislatureGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsPersonal financeCrimeGeneral newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33e8d7f570f4b419a3311b83e349d2aWed, 27 May 2015 15:27:05 GMTAmnesty: Researcher refused entry to United Arab Emirateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d80a09730a344908783bfc5155eb7ceDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Amnesty International says one of its researchers was denied entry to the United Arab Emirates, where he was planning to speak about companies' responsibility in ensuring the rights of migrant laborers in the Gulf.iGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLabor issuesUnited Arab EmiratesDubaiMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d80a09730a344908783bfc5155eb7ceWed, 27 May 2015 15:32:47 GMTAttorney general: 'Year after year' soccer officials sought bribes from sports marketing firmshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e87206791d9d4a4eadd6d11f7dd5f4edNEW YORK (AP) — Attorney general: 'Year after year' soccer officials sought bribes from sports marketing firms.aGeneral newsSportsSports marketingBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCorruption in sportsSoccerMen's soccerSports businessCrimeMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e87206791d9d4a4eadd6d11f7dd5f4edWed, 27 May 2015 14:48:30 GMTWorld's most powerful democracies discuss how to help growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/366b8abecc16498d9f2d88977adba4aaDRESDEN, Germany (AP) — Top finance officials from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies are gathering in Germany this week to discuss ways to strengthen the global economy.By DAVID McHUGHiBusinessGeneral newsEconomySummitsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsNational governmentsInternational relationsDresdenGermanyEuropeGreeceWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/366b8abecc16498d9f2d88977adba4aaWed, 27 May 2015 15:05:53 GMTThe Latest: Federer happy with better French Open securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ab3e8c5fc8b46de98ad2763dae69ab6PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:By The Associated PresssSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisWomen's tennisMen's tennisWomen's sportsMen's sportsEventsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentFranceParisRomaniaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ab3e8c5fc8b46de98ad2763dae69ab6Wed, 27 May 2015 15:02:39 GMTRepublican Rick Santorum launching second White House runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/737b2b7b3e134de5ac3f9cbc7b3cc4e8WASHINGTON (AP) — A spokesman for Rick Santorum says the former Pennsylvania senator is running for president.By STEVE PEOPLESpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEvents2016 United States Presidential ElectionPolitical partiesNational electionsElectionsPolitical organizations2012 United States Presidential ElectionCampaignsPolitical fundraisingIowaDistrict of ColumbiaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/737b2b7b3e134de5ac3f9cbc7b3cc4e8Wed, 27 May 2015 14:54:15 GMTTHE LATEST: US: FIFA officials solicited bribes since 1991http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b7583501a78486f9795e0f204d33cffZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:By The Associated PressiGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestRacketeeringCriminal investigationsFraud and false statementsMoney launderingFIFA World Cup2018 FIFA World CupSports governanceProfessional soccerInternational soccerCorruption in sportsArrestsSports marketingCorporate legal affairsCrimeLegal proceedingsSoccerElectionsJournalismLaw and orderEventsNational electionsGovernment and politicsSports businessCorporate newsBusinessCorporate crimeNews mediaMediaMen's soccerMen's sportsZurichRussiaBrazilTrinidad and TobagoSwitzerlandUnited StatesWarsawSouth AmericaQatarCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanWestern EuropeEuropeEastern EuropeNorth AmericaPolandMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b7583501a78486f9795e0f204d33cffWed, 27 May 2015 14:57:37 GMT