FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 29 May 2015 13:19:30 -0700Warriors guard Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/896dc0c2a894435d8a1fd0d221ba3d2bOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion and will not practice until he is symptom free.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA FinalsMen's sportsHead injuriesDiagnosis and treatmentMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballEventsInjuriesHealthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/896dc0c2a894435d8a1fd0d221ba3d2bFri, 29 May 2015 20:05:32 GMTLawyer: Kayak death was accident after drinking, not murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834c8ad6430e4cf6abe68a75352133f1GOSHEN, N.Y. (AP) — A woman accused of killing her fiance on the Hudson River by sabotaging his kayak is a victim of an accident that occurred on the chilly water after they had a couple of drinks, her lawyer said Friday.By JIM FITZGERALDaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeAccidentsMissing personsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834c8ad6430e4cf6abe68a75352133f1Fri, 29 May 2015 19:41:37 GMTIS claims suicide bombing on Shiite mosque in Saudi, 4 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4722c1c2b1f4970833f1fa6fc6504e1RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A suicide bomber disguised as a woman blew himself up in the parking lot of a Shiite mosque during Friday prayers, killing four people in the second such attack in as many weeks claimed by the Islamic State group.By ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRIiGeneral newsReligious strifeBombingsTerrorismAccidents and disastersWar and unrestReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastBahrainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4722c1c2b1f4970833f1fa6fc6504e1Fri, 29 May 2015 19:13:24 GMTThe Latest: Holmes says he hoped to be stopped before attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7931eed1ea694d10bbe8837e88f6d0592 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeGovernment surveillanceLaw and orderPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7931eed1ea694d10bbe8837e88f6d059Fri, 29 May 2015 20:16:22 GMTFather, stepmother charged in death of malnourished girlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb77d5824f2a4e209b1f6769a436f763DETROIT (AP) — Prosecutors on Friday accused a father and stepmother of intentional, persistent abuse and neglect of two young girls, one dead and the other fighting for her life in a Detroit hospital.By JEFF KAROUBaGeneral newsActs of tortureCrimeCrimes against childrenViolent crimeMichiganDetroitPort HuronUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb77d5824f2a4e209b1f6769a436f763Fri, 29 May 2015 19:13:12 GMTOfficials: Gunmen hijack buses in Pakistan, kill 19http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/723010ea88ef49a596049cc5f6a51dacQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Around 20 armed men hijacked two buses in Pakistan's southwestern Baluchistan province, killed 19 passengers and battled with security forces on Friday, a Pakistani official said.By ABDUL SATTARiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsHijackingTerrorismCrimePakistanLahoreSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/723010ea88ef49a596049cc5f6a51dacFri, 29 May 2015 20:17:52 GMTProtesters occupying church for 11 years face new deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8222379bb734c09a316efb2243bf973SCITUATE, Mass. (AP) — Parishioners occupying a Catholic church south of Boston for nearly 11 years say their court-ordered deadline to leave the property has been moved to June 5.aGeneral newsReligionChristianitySocial affairsMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8222379bb734c09a316efb2243bf973Fri, 29 May 2015 20:16:02 GMTGunmen hijack buses in Pakistan, battle with security forces, 19 passengers killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e304d62e0304990a5c4fd1dd713c880QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen hijack buses in Pakistan, battle with security forces, 19 passengers killed.iGeneral newsWar and unrestHijackingCrimePakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e304d62e0304990a5c4fd1dd713c880Fri, 29 May 2015 19:33:41 GMTLatest on flooding: Flooded Dallas highway to stay closedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb81c577b40248b9a7c4266a4d7f24423:05 p.m. (CDT)By The Associated PressaGeneral newsWeatherFloodsStormsDisaster planning and responseTrafficNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEvacuationsState governmentsMissing personsTransportationSearch and rescue effortsCrimeAccidentsGovernment and politicsTexasOklahomaArkansasDallasHoustonKansasAustinFort WorthUnited StatesColorado RiverNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb81c577b40248b9a7c4266a4d7f2442Fri, 29 May 2015 20:06:09 GMTReport: Health insurer Humana considering a salehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b333a5e56c524cdca93f033c9befd794Humana shares soared well beyond all-time high prices Friday afternoon on speculation that the company, one of the nation's biggest health insurers, might be up for sale.By TOM MURPHYfBusinessHealth care reformGovernment-funded health insuranceSeniorsHealth care industryIndustriesFinancial servicesCorporate stockCorporate newsPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsHealth care policyGovernment policyGovernment programshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b333a5e56c524cdca93f033c9befd794Fri, 29 May 2015 20:07:33 GMTStocks solidly lower following disappointing economic datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e63754589cd444728a5f255c108b72b8NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing lower following news that the economy shrank at the start of the year.By KEN SWEEThtBusinessGeneral newsEconomyFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsStock marketsCurrency marketsData managementEnergy industryIndustriesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsDebt and bond marketsComputing and information technologyTechnologyCommodity marketsGreeceUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e63754589cd444728a5f255c108b72b8Fri, 29 May 2015 20:08:14 GMTThe Latest: James Holmes ill, depressed months before attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c630b454b7a9458ebf86d58ad448424d12 p.m. (MDT)By The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c630b454b7a9458ebf86d58ad448424dFri, 29 May 2015 18:57:23 GMTSo far, so very good for Roger Federer at the French Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5efeee41f2fb46c1841c876fe7f85f8cPARIS (AP) — One of Roger Federer's 5-year-old twin daughters had her nose buried in a comic book. The other was glued to a mobile phone. Shame, really, that they didn't look up, because the tennis their father wove on the French Open center court verged on art.By JOHN LEICESTERsSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsWomen's tennisTennisMen's tennisWomen's sportsMen's sportsEventsFranceParisWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5efeee41f2fb46c1841c876fe7f85f8cFri, 29 May 2015 20:18:22 GMTTruex inching closer to breakthrough 1st win of seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e533ba0ee9347189bc559209e00135cDOVER, Del. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. is keeping the car that has led more laps than any other in the series each of the last two races. He'd just like the No. 78 to lead the last one that really counts.By DAN GELSTONsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARDoverCharlotteDelawareUnited StatesNorth AmericaNorth Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e533ba0ee9347189bc559209e00135cFri, 29 May 2015 19:27:24 GMTGinsburg urges young women to wage inspiring fightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c15ee867a34849e58a457b5fddc55963CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says young women should fight for things they care about, but do so in a way that inspires others to join their cause.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c15ee867a34849e58a457b5fddc55963Fri, 29 May 2015 19:00:13 GMTLatest on flooding: Texas counties deemed disaster areashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c431118c0940419c8021e786b8964b0f2 p.m. (CDT)By The Associated PressaGeneral newsWeatherFloodsStormsDisaster planning and responseTrafficNatural disastersEvacuationsAccidents and disastersState governmentsMissing personsSearch and rescue effortsTransportationAccidentsGovernment and politicsTexasOklahomaArkansasKansasHoustonUnited StatesDallasAustinColorado RiverNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c431118c0940419c8021e786b8964b0fFri, 29 May 2015 19:13:18 GMTAfter close primary, Kentucky governor's race gets underwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcb17b7da43442e7a0a26c67c0e171b5FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — James Comer conceded, Matt Bevin accepted and Kentucky's race for governor finally got underway Friday following a tumultuous primary that left Democrats giddy and Republicans focused on uniting their scattered base.By ADAM BEAMpGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsGovernment programsCabinet appointments and nominationsSenate electionsLegislaturePolitical partiesCabinetsGovernment appointments and nominationsPolitical organizationsKentuckyFrankfortUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcb17b7da43442e7a0a26c67c0e171b5Fri, 29 May 2015 20:01:30 GMTFeds: No evidence that black man's hanging was homicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c43bccc68cbb4c458cdb24a8d25e38f2JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Investigators have found no evidence that the hanging death of a black man in Mississippi was a homicide, and the civil rights probe into the death has been closed, the Justice Department said Friday.aGeneral newsSuicidesViolent crimeCrimeMississippiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c43bccc68cbb4c458cdb24a8d25e38f2Fri, 29 May 2015 18:57:15 GMTRussia: Rocket failure was due to vibrationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb5191b5247b41c1b235e24c0dd4569dMOSCOW (AP) — Russian space officials say this month's launch failure of a Proton rocket was due to excessive vibrations in the engine of the rocket's third stage.iGeneral newsScienceAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb5191b5247b41c1b235e24c0dd4569dFri, 29 May 2015 19:02:26 GMTAPNewsBreak: Coaches blast new NCAA eligibility standardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7af96fcce82d4211890f285f3a29b668A new organization of minority coaches on Friday sharply criticized NCAA eligibility standards set to take effect next year for incoming freshmen, saying they will deny too many athletes the opportunity to go to college.By JON KRAWCZYNSKIsSportsSchool athleticsMen's sportsHigher educationBasketballCoachingCollege sportsHigh school sportsMen's basketballCollege basketballEducationSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7af96fcce82d4211890f285f3a29b668Fri, 29 May 2015 19:51:06 GMTUN nuke agency report shows Iran probe essentially stalledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df2e06c2c0ac4f3882d04633569adb66VIENNA (AP) — Amid accelerated international efforts to reach a nuclear deal with Iran, the U.N. atomic agency on Friday reported that work on a key element — an assessment of allegations that Tehran worked on atomic arms — remains essentially stalled.By GEORGE JAHNiGeneral newsNuclear weaponsInternational relationsDiplomacyWeapons of mass destructionGovernment and politicsIranUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df2e06c2c0ac4f3882d04633569adb66Fri, 29 May 2015 19:29:17 GMTIndictment gives few hints about former speaker's actionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5440c89a6d24886bff502b7c8b15059CHICAGO (AP) — A newly unveiled indictment against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime schoolteacher silent about "prior misconduct."By MICHAEL TARMaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIndictmentsLegal proceedingsCrimeHigh school sportsLegislatureLaw and orderSportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5440c89a6d24886bff502b7c8b15059Fri, 29 May 2015 19:23:33 GMTHolmes: Mind 'was kind of falling apart' before shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98fcf5b574084b40ab2867eab1267815CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes said his "mind was kind of falling apart" and he began to have homicidal thoughts months before he killed 12 people and injured 70 others in a Colorado movie theater, according to a video excerpt presented Friday at his murder trial.By DAN ELLIOTTaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98fcf5b574084b40ab2867eab1267815Fri, 29 May 2015 19:50:13 GMTActress Kelly Rutherford can't yet bring children back to UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5facd001ca9d4efb81cdbbc323d2a219LOS ANGELES (AP) — A court order that granted actress Kelly Rutherford temporary custody of her children to allow her to bring them back to Los Angeles from Monaco was halted Thursday.By ANTHONY McCARTNEYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentLegal proceedingsCelebrityLaw and orderHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesFamily issuesLos AngelesMonacoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5facd001ca9d4efb81cdbbc323d2a219Fri, 29 May 2015 19:25:12 GMTMarketing executive pleads not guilty in FIFA scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a305c4e952b449d93b16695ee5dd0bcNEW YORK (AP) — A sports marketing executive from Florida has pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and other charges stemming from the FIFA corruption scandal.aGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsMen's soccerInternational soccerCorruption in sportsProfessional soccerSports governanceSoccerLaw and orderMen's sportsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a305c4e952b449d93b16695ee5dd0bcFri, 29 May 2015 19:28:41 GMTAnthrax shipments came from military site in Utah deserthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dd8e4bef09c490b8dad99dd58f12967SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples to government and commercial laboratories occurred at a military post in a desolate stretch of the Utah desert that has been testing chemical weapons since it opened in 1942.By BRADY McCOMBS and ROBERT BURNSaGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsScienceMilitary facilitiesState governmentsChemical weaponsMilitary leadershipMilitary and defenseWeapons of mass destructionArmed forcesUnited StatesUtahSalt Lake CityNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dd8e4bef09c490b8dad99dd58f12967Fri, 29 May 2015 20:00:30 GMTLatest US proposal for ethanol could have political fallouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d500048d678b44239043ed3354ffdb5cWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's latest plan on ethanol, the corn-based renewable fuel, probably will not have a major effect on pump prices, but could have political reverberations in Iowa and other farm states in the 2016 presidential campaign.By MARY CLARE JALONICKwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEnergy and the environmentAgriculture and the environmentEconomyCaucusesCampaignsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEnergy industryIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsNational electionsElectionsEventsIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d500048d678b44239043ed3354ffdb5cFri, 29 May 2015 19:38:23 GMTJudge delays case after 'Suge' Knight hires Jackson lawyerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5ec97c3ab0b4454abe0ced5c69a8157LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Friday delayed the murder trial of Marion "Suge" Knight after the former rap music mogul hired the attorney who successfully defended Michael Jackson against child molestation charges.By ANTHONY McCARTNEYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeCelebrityLaw and orderHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5ec97c3ab0b4454abe0ced5c69a8157Fri, 29 May 2015 19:36:05 GMTThe Latest: Gael Monfils into French 4th round the hard wayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/beee32ac31dc4d18989f8d346d2286d2PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:By The Associated PresssSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's tennisTennisMen's soccerSoccerEventsWomen's sportsFranceParisWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/beee32ac31dc4d18989f8d346d2286d2Fri, 29 May 2015 19:20:56 GMTUS oil and natural gas rig count drops by 10 to 875http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88f81c610d2d407b9e1c0e8c1f08018fHOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 10 this week to 875.fBusinessEnergy industryIndustriesUnited StatesHoustonTexasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88f81c610d2d407b9e1c0e8c1f08018fFri, 29 May 2015 19:58:09 GMT9 states back Utah ruling tossing federal prairie dog ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a293a4bdcd8b4a7f97bdbe3600c6b16bSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Nine states have stepped into a lawsuit over the Utah prairie dog to support a ruling that animal activists say threatens to undermine the Endangered Species Act.By LINDSAY WHITEHURSTaGeneral newsEnvironmental laws and regulationsAnimalsLegal proceedingsRodentsEnvironmental conservation and preservationMunicipal governmentsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderMammalsLocal governmentsWildlifeNatural resource managementAnimal welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsDogsUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a293a4bdcd8b4a7f97bdbe3600c6b16bFri, 29 May 2015 19:57:18 GMTAmEx president dies suddenly after falling ill on flighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ff9143527d40fa9f3a4d53836b0923NEW YORK (AP) — American Express said president Ed Gilligan died suddenly Friday after falling ill while flying on a corporate plane to New York.aBusinessGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ff9143527d40fa9f3a4d53836b0923Fri, 29 May 2015 19:54:08 GMTTeen charged as an adult in school bus shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98779073817e4973bc0695ae5f0bf9ccJACSKONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy is being charged as an adult with two counts of second-degree attempted murder for shooting into a Jacksonville school bus and injuring two girls.aGeneral newsJuvenile crimeViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationJacksonvilleFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98779073817e4973bc0695ae5f0bf9ccFri, 29 May 2015 19:39:06 GMTOnce targeted by racists, housing worker now loses daughterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2cb38bd6e394b69931f762d24116fd6Fair-housing advocate Bonnie Jouhari and her daughter spent years on the run from white supremacists who had launched a vicious campaign of harassment and intimidation in southeastern Pennsylvania. Hopscotching from state to state, Jouhari was unable to return to the career she loved, and her teenage daughter, Dani, became deeply depressed. A judge handed them a civil judgment of more than $1.1 million, which they couldn't collect.MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsWorkplace discriminationCrimeNeo-NazismPersonnelBusinessLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesRace and ethnicityNazismGovernment and politicsReadingPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2cb38bd6e394b69931f762d24116fd6Fri, 29 May 2015 19:17:23 GMTProsecutor: Man who killed trespasser sought confrontationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/476a8de939ed44678026e8bc2ba69ac7RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada prosecutor is urging jurors to convict a 74-year-old man of first-degree murder, saying he was seeking out a deadly confrontation when he shot two unarmed trespassers in a vacant duplex he owns.By SCOTT SONNERaBusinessGeneral newsCrimeNevadaRenoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/476a8de939ed44678026e8bc2ba69ac7Fri, 29 May 2015 19:01:47 GMTKlay Thompson diagnosed with concussionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8248aee99864853b5ca03f125883c32OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion and will not practice until he is symptom free.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8248aee99864853b5ca03f125883c32Fri, 29 May 2015 19:35:19 GMTTeam owner hopeful of James Hinchcliffe return by Augusthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e87fe67db6cb4c9fb7a0f075b95142f8DETROIT (AP) — James Hinchcliffe's team is hopeful the IndyCar driver can be back by the beginning of August after his crash at Indianapolis.sSportsAutomobile racingIndyCarDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e87fe67db6cb4c9fb7a0f075b95142f8Fri, 29 May 2015 20:07:52 GMTSEC generates NCAA-record $455.8M in revenue for 2014-15http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaca00718ca844c787b6c28621a32d0bDESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The powerful Southeastern Conference is now the NCAA's richest league.By MARK LONGsSportsCollege footballMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessCollege sportsFootballFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaca00718ca844c787b6c28621a32d0bFri, 29 May 2015 19:17:48 GMTMissouri parents who caged autistic son ordered imprisonedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a34d0461fc5f4cf7a3065676b0f1985bST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis couple was sentenced to seven years in prison for keeping their autistic son inside a makeshift cage.aGeneral newsCrimeDevelopmental disordersDiseases and conditionsHealthChild and teen healthMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a34d0461fc5f4cf7a3065676b0f1985bFri, 29 May 2015 19:42:04 GMTGrain mostly lower, livestock lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df710aaf6a984c32903893215a256fefCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df710aaf6a984c32903893215a256fefFri, 29 May 2015 19:40:03 GMTUS flights in search for boat people to start soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0f888a6248d495787e902585c08fce7WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. says it expects to begin surveillance flights in Thai airspace in the next few days to help search for boat people stranded in Southeast Asian seas.wGovernment and politicsSearch and rescue effortsGeneral newsThailandUnited StatesSoutheast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0f888a6248d495787e902585c08fce7Fri, 29 May 2015 20:10:14 GMTFRENCH OPEN LOOKAHEAD: No. 1 Djokovic faces teen Kokkinakishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df8806e6633e479a813ff13367f054bbPARIS (AP) — The next player facing Novak Djokovic as he seeks to win the French Open for the first time is an opponent he's never played before.By JEROME PUGMIREsSportsFrench Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisMen's tennisWomen's tennisMen's sportsEventsWomen's sportsFranceMonte CarloWestern EuropeEuropeMonacohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df8806e6633e479a813ff13367f054bbFri, 29 May 2015 19:26:34 GMT2 court fights after failed Atlantic City loan programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53acbfd83453478894f03f7d3b1b1b37CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — The future of a company that was given $3 million by Atlantic City to run a loan program that has yet to make a loan is now being sorted out in two courts.By JOSH CORNFIELDaBusinessGeneral newsCorporate legal affairsMunicipal governmentsContracts and ordersLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCorporate newsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth AmericaTennesseeCamdenChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53acbfd83453478894f03f7d3b1b1b37Fri, 29 May 2015 19:55:43 GMTFormer RI governor set to announce 2016 campaign next weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61fea3f03a3469fb59d3899f432794fPROVIDENCE R.I. (AP) — Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, once a Republican, then an independent, then a Democrat, plans to announce his candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination next week.By JENNIFER McDERMOTTaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsCampaignsElectionsNational electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61fea3f03a3469fb59d3899f432794fFri, 29 May 2015 19:39:14 GMTBaby on board: NASCAR driver Landon Cassill a fatherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82a5a64fab36461d9c62d48ce5c7c5b1DOVER, Del. (AP) — Landon Cassill is ready to take a run at fatherhood with the birth of a son.sSportsAutomobile racingNASCARParentingRelationshipsLifestyleDoverDelawareUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82a5a64fab36461d9c62d48ce5c7c5b1Fri, 29 May 2015 20:17:28 GMTTHE LATEST: Brazil's Del Nero denies wrongdoinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b36047d86cae4741b3d68c3da1fb574bZURICH (AP) — The latest on FIFA developments:iBusinessGeneral newsSportsFIFA World CupProfessional soccerInternational soccerCorruption in sports2022 FIFA World CupSports governanceSoccerCriminal investigationsWorkplace discriminationPolitical resignationsPolitical corruptionArrestsVotingBribery, graft and conflicts of interestTerritorial disputesElectionsEventsNational electionsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderCrimePersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesPolitical issuesWar and unrestRace and ethnicityMen's soccerMen's sportsZurichPalestinian territoriesEuropeAfricaIsraelSwitzerlandMiddle EastGermanyGaza StripUnited StatesSouth AmericaQatarBrazilRussiaLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanOceaniaWestern EuropeNorth AmericaEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b36047d86cae4741b3d68c3da1fb574bFri, 29 May 2015 19:39:52 GMTCanada to strip citizenship of dual-national terror convictshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a92c8ea57bdd48db913449421a00d0d4TORONTO (AP) — Canada can revoke the Canadian citizenship of dual nationals convicted of terrorism or other high crimes under a controversial new law.By CHARMAINE NORONHAiGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a92c8ea57bdd48db913449421a00d0d4Fri, 29 May 2015 19:29:33 GMTTexas lawmakers vote to end high school steroids testinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44c155a815794335ab3919de8b3df6e1AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas lawmakers voted Friday to dismantle the state's high school steroids testing program after eight years.By JIM VERTUNOaGeneral newsHealthSportsPrimary and secondary educationEducation standardsDopingHigh school footballEducationSocial affairsFootballHigh school sportsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44c155a815794335ab3919de8b3df6e1Fri, 29 May 2015 19:31:17 GMTCalifornia beaches to remain closed after oily goo washes uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb47e6b51a1545668968832ad19fb964MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 7-mile stretch of Southern California coastline where globs of oily goo washed ashore will remain closed until officials determine the water is safe for swimmers and surfers, authorities said Friday.By CHRISTOPHER WEBERaGeneral newsScienceCoastlines and beachesEnvironment and natureEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb47e6b51a1545668968832ad19fb964Fri, 29 May 2015 19:12:48 GMTVatican official linked to Philadelphia faces Italy inquiryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47b4638982264f28bb682dbf0a2a1a38PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Vatican official with a role in organizing Pope Francis' September visit to Philadelphia is under investigation in Italy.aGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsItalyPhiladelphiaWestern EuropeEuropePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47b4638982264f28bb682dbf0a2a1a38Fri, 29 May 2015 19:21:38 GMT