FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:03:46 -0700Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea4dcd75b654f63ad615e874a93ea8dWASHINGTON (AP) — A surge of eleventh-hour enrollments has improved the outlook for President Barack Obama's health care law, with more people signing up overall and a much-needed spark of interest among young adults.JOSH LEDERMANRICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARwBusinessGovernment and politicsChild and teen healthIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsHealthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea4dcd75b654f63ad615e874a93ea8dFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:20:11 GMTCourt chaos: Iraqi man convicted in wife's murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19c7eb4baba2419ea78af374c6aabc4bEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — What began as a hate crime investigation two years ago has led to the murder conviction of an Iraqi immigrant, whose wife was found badly beaten with a threatening note labeling her a terrorist.ELLIOT SPAGATaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsHate crimesCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderIraqSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesDetroitMiddle EastNorth AmericaMichiganhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19c7eb4baba2419ea78af374c6aabc4bFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:33:49 GMTLevine designs womenswear with help from fianceehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2fce0814c2e4c99a71c8cfb96c15a0fBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Maroon 5 frontman-turned designer Adam Levine says his lack of fashion training is not a problem.NICOLE EVATTeArts and entertainmentFashion designCelebrityEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2fce0814c2e4c99a71c8cfb96c15a0fFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:18:56 GMTWorks by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquezhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b76a23be2bcb4c47a7d9f0c95ae7236bNobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism.The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsObituariesLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b76a23be2bcb4c47a7d9f0c95ae7236bFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:11:01 GMTHamilton sets the pace in Chinese GP practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/740a6a43cf2946bfabdbf654554b7a59SHANGHAI (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton recovered from an early suspension problem to set the fastest practice time at the Chinese Grand Prix on Friday, narrowly edging Fernando Alonso of Ferrari.JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingShanghaiChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/740a6a43cf2946bfabdbf654554b7a59Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:46:48 GMTSuspect arrested in Kansas City highway shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ffe24e5d6e940b1a634e4422034f644GRANDVIEW, Mo. (AP) — Police arrested a suspect Thursday in a string of random vehicle shootings on Kansas City-area highways over the past few weeks that have wounded three motorists and frightened many more.BILL DRAPERaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLaw and orderMissouriKansas CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ffe24e5d6e940b1a634e4422034f644Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:44:31 GMTExcerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquezhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/314a3397c1ca4d2ab3fd39fc7e3054feMEXICO CITY (AP) — Here are some excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez.iGeneral newsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/314a3397c1ca4d2ab3fd39fc7e3054feFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:06:28 GMTIran: Rouhani talks peace, outreach at army paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7897ee2bf47649b4b8e850b5013df6f7TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president has underscored his moderate policies and outreach to the West during a military parade marking the country's National Army Day.iGeneral newsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsTehranIranMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7897ee2bf47649b4b8e850b5013df6f7Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:33:41 GMTSharks beat Kings 6-3 in Game 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f753f33536d46f6bfae0b37e58b4e4cSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks spent seven games struggling to get the puck past Jonathan Quick in a playoff loss a year ago.JOSH DUBOWsSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballSan JoseLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f753f33536d46f6bfae0b37e58b4e4cFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:11:13 GMT6 killed, 9 missing in avalanche on Everesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1103b7953bb401f8195fb3195861845KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to climb the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine missing, officials said.BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1103b7953bb401f8195fb3195861845Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:29:58 GMTChinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/899d584a27434deeb85acf621857825cPERTH, Australia (AP) — Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging for answers that could end their misery of not knowing.MARGIE MASONiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAustraliaMalaysiaBeijingIndian OceanOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/899d584a27434deeb85acf621857825cFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:46:45 GMTPakistani madrassa names library after bin Ladenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4c2a6a8497c4391a6395642a91e1c32ISLAMABAD (AP) — A spokesman for a controversial Pakistani cleric who runs an Islamic seminary for girls in the capital, Islamabad, says he has named the school's new library in honor of Osama bin Laden.iGeneral newsLibrariesIslamReligious educationEducationSocial affairsReligionPakistanIslamabadSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4c2a6a8497c4391a6395642a91e1c32Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:19:42 GMTAlonso sets the pace in Chinese GP practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b6796617e574747b056c3e08c9358b6SHANGHAI (AP) — Ferrari's Fernando Alonso set the pace in the first practice session at the Chinese Grand Prix on Friday, indicating the struggling team could emerge as a challenger to dominant Mercedes in Sunday's race.JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingShanghaiChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b6796617e574747b056c3e08c9358b6Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:10:32 GMTTexas town honors 15 killed in year-ago explosionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8707c3f688246b28304d7d76f21a5c0WEST, Texas (AP) — Rev. Terry McElrath heard the deafening boom. The pastor spun around and saw a column of smoke billowing into the sky above his small Texas town. He immediately thought, "Somebody has died tonight."EMILY SCHMALLaGeneral newsExplosionsFiresAccidents and disastersAccidentsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8707c3f688246b28304d7d76f21a5c0Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:27:17 GMTChris Brown trial could start as soon as Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18d15843e6143ad9ae7d6b2cb95a158WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge in Washington could start as soon as Friday.wArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityLegal proceedingsLaw and orderViolent crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18d15843e6143ad9ae7d6b2cb95a158Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:01:53 GMTWizards' fast-moving John Wall makes playoff debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccacfb7d0c4c41f3bdaf33816442b2aaWASHINGTON (AP) — John Wall talks as fast as he plays. That makes him entertaining to be around, even when the ball gets thrown out of bounds, or when the sentences come out a bit funky.JOSEPH WHITEsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccacfb7d0c4c41f3bdaf33816442b2aaFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:08:51 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfd1cc07d6c74bbdad0abdfe561cbb6aToday is Good Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year.The Associated PressaCrimeViolent crimeGeneral newsUnited StatesBostonMiddle EastNorth AmericaMassachusettshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfd1cc07d6c74bbdad0abdfe561cbb6aFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:00:32 GMTClinton White House documents set for releasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e74e74b95a794f3589fd6e0104bf9831WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill Clinton's administration.KEN THOMASwGovernment and politicsHealth care reformPolitical issuesHealth care policyGovernment policyDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e74e74b95a794f3589fd6e0104bf9831Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:56:16 GMTLarrazabal jumps in water trap to avoid hornetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46d11e5796cc480fb07e9836228d0932KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Spain's Pablo Larrazabal has been forced to dive into a water hazard to avoid attacking hornets during his second round in the Malaysian Open on Friday.The Associated PresssSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsMalaysiaKuala LumpurSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46d11e5796cc480fb07e9836228d0932Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:12 GMTVenture investments jump to $9.5B in 1Qhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3d3a43bf3a4a2ea9180c836ab90865NEW YORK (AP) — Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 percent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into an increasing number of deals, according to a report due out Friday.htBusinessTechnologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b3d3a43bf3a4a2ea9180c836ab90865Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:02:15 GMTChristians mark Good Friday in the Holy Landhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac5af9c03354ec5be6e91e502cf137eJERUSALEM (AP) — Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.iGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsIsraelJerusalemMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac5af9c03354ec5be6e91e502cf137eFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:26:53 GMTQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b02119e5ead40ceb5d1931eb1350d49"Do you believe they're still alive? I know the chances aren't good. ... No one in his class has been rescued." — Lee Mi-shim, a 48-year-old mother of a missing student, as 270 people are missing two days after a ferry sank off South Korea.The Associated PressaGovernment and politicsGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b02119e5ead40ceb5d1931eb1350d49Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:02:11 GMTWhite House updating online privacy policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86d76798dc724a0aae019df8f05f78e3A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain.MARTHA MENDOZAhtGeneral newsTechnologySocial mediaData privacyOnline mediaGovernment policyIntelligence agenciesMobile mediaGovernment and politicsNational securityMediaTechnology issuesMilitary and defenseDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86d76798dc724a0aae019df8f05f78e3Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:30:28 GMTGabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58b648f7c0524c439aa285dc1e5d7861MEXICO CITY (AP) — Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOFRANK BAJAKiGeneral newsArts and entertainmentBooks and literatureMunicipal governmentsNewspapersJournalismObituariesGovernment and politicsNews mediaEntertainmentLocal governmentsMediaColombiaBogotaCubaVenezuelaMexicoMexico CityUnited StatesLatin America and CaribbeanSouth AmericaCaribbeanNorth AmericaCentral Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58b648f7c0524c439aa285dc1e5d7861Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:29:31 GMTBill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit concerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e4b5d1a93243c0b9cb8d7afa601e99NEW YORK (AP) — Near the end of the first half of Thursday's 25th Anniversary Rain Forest benefit concert at Carnegie Hall, chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man that recently found out he was going to be a grandfather, and out came former President Bill Clinton.JOHN CARUCCIaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityCharity fundraisingEnvironmental conservation and preservationForestsRain forestsGovernment and politicsPhilanthropySocial affairsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementLand environmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e4b5d1a93243c0b9cb8d7afa601e99Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:32:00 GMTGabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary gianthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e012d59e5b84f458a3297afa7081effMEXICO CITY (AP) — His death mourned around the globe, Gabriel Garcia Marquez is being hailed as a giant of modern literature, a writer of intoxicating novels and short stories that illuminated Latin America's passions, superstition, violence and social inequality.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOFRANK BAJAKiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literatureMunicipal governmentsVisual artsGovernment and politicsObituariesNews mediaEntertainmentLocal governmentsMediaMexicoColombiaMexico CityVenezuelaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaCentral AmericaSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e012d59e5b84f458a3297afa7081effFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:13:22 GMTFilipino devotees re-enact crucifixion of Christhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f51587e1e0b44aa9b180f266fcc1b99SAN PEDRO CUTUD, Philippines (AP) — Devotees in northern Philippine villages had themselves nailed to wooded crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ as thousands of local and foreign spectators watched the bloody annual rites to mark Good Friday in Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation.AARON FAVILAiGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsPhilippinesSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f51587e1e0b44aa9b180f266fcc1b99Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:32:54 GMTNepal tourism official says 6 Nepalese guides dead, 9 missing in Mount Everest avalanchehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06e52fa8a44542b2aab9b3ff2fe3902eKATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal tourism official says 6 Nepalese guides dead, 9 missing in Mount Everest avalanche.iGeneral newsMountainsTravelNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureLifestyleNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06e52fa8a44542b2aab9b3ff2fe3902eFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:49:24 GMTRescuers rush to reach hundreds in SKorean ferryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d53b6843026429581d023441c4f9d59MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.FOSTER KLUGYOUKYUNG LEEiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsPrimary and secondary educationAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessEducationSocial affairsSouth KoreaSeoulJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d53b6843026429581d023441c4f9d59Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:49:03 GMTStanford takes 1-shot lead over Wie at LPGA LOTTEhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2347725797946bab823f76cb88e8ae5KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Angela Stanford shot an 8-under 64 on a wind-swept course to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA LOTTE Championship on Thursday.KAITLIN SAWYERsSportsHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2347725797946bab823f76cb88e8ae5Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:56:55 GMTAvalanche sweeps Everest; 6 killed, 9 missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01ddb8794c7c49dba61fcb1e2048a68dKATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01ddb8794c7c49dba61fcb1e2048a68dFri, 18 Apr 2014 05:46:03 GMTSub scours ocean for missing Malaysian jethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e81b5293774989a9cabd6d962bb7cbPERTH, Australia (AP) — A robotic submarine headed back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean on Friday to scour the seafloor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet one month after the search began off Australia's west coast, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no evidence of the plane.MARGIE MASONiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsOceansAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationEnvironment and natureAustraliaMalaysiaIndian OceanKuala LumpurOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e81b5293774989a9cabd6d962bb7cbFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:53:54 GMTAvalanche sweeps Everest; 4-5 believed buriedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30e35e8d613e4c7fb62ad5d935de2e0cKATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, and at least five climbers are feared buried, officials said.BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30e35e8d613e4c7fb62ad5d935de2e0cFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:34:36 GMTVenture investments highest since 2001http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3de8689edf42d1b457418e29d378f3NEW YORK (AP) — Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 percent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to a report due out Friday.BARBARA ORTUTAYhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3de8689edf42d1b457418e29d378f3Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:02:00 GMTStudent struggles to recount fatal truck-bus crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb103a7825e47f386bd99ab1b3a79e5ORLAND, Calif. (AP) — Most of the 911 calls from witnesses to last week's fiery truck-bus collision that killed 10 were matter of fact. Then there was the one from a passenger: With shrieks in the background, the student struggled to recount how a truck came roaring toward them.FENIT NIRAPPILJUSTIN PRITCHARDaGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationFiresCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb103a7825e47f386bd99ab1b3a79e5Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:37:17 GMTBrewers seeks to rekindle Belgium's love of beerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25b363012ab14ab5b0471ac81ead60f3DWORP, Belgium (AP) — The ruby lettering on the front of the old corner pub "In de Welkom" has peeled almost beyond recognition. Owner Leza Wauters, a tough 87-year-old, is holding on to her business but can't say how much longer. Sooner or later, yet another bar with a warm "Welcome" will be gone.RAF CASERTiBusinessGeneral newsRestaurantsCultural preservationBeveragesFood and drinkLifestyleConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCulturesSocial affairsBelgiumBrusselsWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25b363012ab14ab5b0471ac81ead60f3Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:42:33 GMTStastny leads Avs to 5-4 OT win over Wildhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6623edafdcf44049c5492f3d672fbe9DENVER (AP) — Paul Stastny sweated out the trade deadline, wondering if his big, expiring contract and Colorado's desire to beef up its blue line might lead to his departure from Denver.ARNIE STAPLETONsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6623edafdcf44049c5492f3d672fbe9Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:03:20 GMTRemembering an officer slain after bombs went offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996943ce1d46409b9c611f37a717e0d9BOSTON (AP) — Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life — and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has ever seen.STEVE LeBLANCaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingBombingsCrimeViolent crimeEventsMassachusettsBostonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996943ce1d46409b9c611f37a717e0d9Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:12:00 GMTNationals make 4 errors in 8-0 loss to Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56b779cf8be842228409a9ef43004c87WASHINGTON (AP) — The Cardinals' first batter sent a seemingly routine grounder to Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond, who failed to field the ball cleanly for one of his two errors on the evening. The next hitter's swinging bunt was grabbed by pitcher Taylor Jordan, but he could not manage to get the ball out of his glove.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56b779cf8be842228409a9ef43004c87Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:50:01 GMTTranscript shows ferry captain delayed evacuationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca41c667b98b4e4eb9212b434160de0eMOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Fresh questions arose about whether quicker action by the captain of a doomed ferry could have saved lives, even as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of passengers still missing Friday and feared dead.FOSTER KLUGYOUKYUNG LEEiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsPrimary and secondary educationAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessEducationSocial affairsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca41c667b98b4e4eb9212b434160de0eFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:58:55 GMTTwins use wild rally past Blue Jays for sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a06db19237aa4ee1a60d73a16df5af47MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With the Minnesota Twins well into a truly wild rally, Jason Kubel and Chris Colabello shared a joke as they waited for their turn to bat.DAVE CAMPBELLsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMinnesotaTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a06db19237aa4ee1a60d73a16df5af47Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:04:26 GMTBlues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in 3 OTshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996e680dffbf49a7a468723c1e892ad7ST. LOUIS (AP) — In the first period, Ryan Miller looked like the goalie who limped home 0-5. For the final 80 minutes, 26 seconds, the St. Louis Blues saw the cool, confident backstop they acquired to make the deep playoff run they've long sought.R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeySt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996e680dffbf49a7a468723c1e892ad7Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:47:12 GMTHomeland Security reissues immigrant asylum ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de8c03b92814a0891464c645603ccacWASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department has reissued asylum rules to immigration officials amid concerns that they are misinterpreting how to decide which immigrants get to see a judge for asylum claims.ALICIA A. CALDWELLwGovernment and politicsImmigration policyImmigrationLegal proceedingsNational securityGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderGeneral newsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2de8c03b92814a0891464c645603ccacFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:43:20 GMTVietnam pulls out of hosting Asian Gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68b625788a874a4d8593ae03cbbdb937HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has withdrawn as the host of the 2019 Asian Games, saying it lacked funds and the country's reputation could be at risk if the event flops.TRAN VAN MINHiGeneral newsSportsAsian GamesOlympic gamesSummer Olympic gamesEventsVietnamHanoiSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68b625788a874a4d8593ae03cbbdb937Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:44:41 GMTAdvice to Democrats: Don't say 'recovery'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d86bc2ae1c4422915c452701a740f2WASHINGTON (AP) — Election-year memo to Democratic candidates: Don't talk about the economic recovery. It's a political loser.DAVID ESPOpGovernment and politicsElectionsEconomyPolitical partiesBusinessPolitical organizationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d86bc2ae1c4422915c452701a740f2Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:37:55 GMTTranscript of conversation between ferry, shorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e4517e9148c4c3a9fd4aedd7d14e6e5SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Following is the transcript released by the Ministry of Ocean and Fisheries of the conversation between Jeju Vessel Traffic Services Center (VTS) on Jeju Island and The Sewol, the ferry that sank on Wednesday. The original transcript is in Korean and the translation was done by The Associated Press. It starts off from the first distress call made by the ferry:The Associated PressiGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSouth KoreaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e4517e9148c4c3a9fd4aedd7d14e6e5Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:18:58 GMTViews differ of imam accused in terror casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4323c148cad94ea0b17114d11ba5ecabNEW YORK (AP) — An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portrayed in opening statements at his terrorism trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a reasonable man who helped authorities in England keep people calm by his defense attorney.LARRY NEUMEISTERTOM HAYSaGeneral newsTerrorismLegal proceedingsLaw and orderWar and unrestLondonNew York CityUnited StatesNew YorkYemenEnglandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4323c148cad94ea0b17114d11ba5ecabFri, 18 Apr 2014 05:23:33 GMTAnger and dismay at stalled Guantanamo 9/11 trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e61d863e1d44edb7927eb5a09c8253GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — Don Arias stormed out of the meeting with the defense lawyers at this U.S. Navy base after less than 15 minutes. He was soon followed by three others who also lost family members in the 9/11 terror attack.BEN FOXiGeneral newsLegal proceedingsMilitary legal affairsMilitary facilitiesLaw and orderCriminal investigationsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsCrimeCubaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e61d863e1d44edb7927eb5a09c8253Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:02:23 GMTClippers-Warriors series billed as must-see TVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c80e18ff420244198a1e9767a2f67385OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Forget the Showtime Lakers or the Sacramento Kings of past decades.ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsEventsTelevision programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSports mediaCaliforniaLos AngelesMiamiNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaOklahomaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c80e18ff420244198a1e9767a2f67385Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:11:10 GMTWorld reacts to death of Gabriel Garcia Marquezhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4002dec219a848aaabac4ff3500ef82aReaction to death of writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez:The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literatureGovernment and politicsObituariesEntertainmentColombiaLatin America and CaribbeanSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4002dec219a848aaabac4ff3500ef82aFri, 18 Apr 2014 07:50:06 GMT