FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 May 2015 08:01:49 -0700Woods says Vonn split, father's death led to sleepless night VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods says he hasn't been sleeping well because of what he calls a tough three days — his split with Lindsey Vonn and the anniversary of his father's death.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sports, 05 May 2015 15:06:52 GMTBurundi court validates president's third term bid, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's constitutional court on Tuesday validated the president's controversial bid for a third term but the deputy president of the court, who fled to Rwanda ahead of the ruling, called it unconstitutional.By JEROME DELAYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsConstitutionsInternational relationsNational courtsNational electionsElectionsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryBurundiBujumburaRwandaEast AfricaCentral AfricaAfrica, 05 May 2015 13:45:53 GMTMaria Sharapova advances to 3rd round of Madrid Open (AP) — Maria Sharapova advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open by beating Mariana Duque-Marino of Colombia 6-1, 6-2 on Tuesday.sSportsMen's tennisWomen's tennisTennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsSpainMadridWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 15:07:06 GMTVideo obtained by AP shows migrants clambering up cargo ship ropes in Mediterranean rescue, Sicily (AP) — Video obtained by AP shows migrants clambering up cargo ship ropes in Mediterranean rescue.iGeneral newsSicilyItalyWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:28:32 GMTLatest on Boston trial: Woman says Tamerlan made threats a.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsExtortion and threatsBomb threatsBoston Marathon bombingCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderEventsBombings, 05 May 2015 14:20:53 GMTGrowth in US services firms picked up speed last month (AP) — U.S. service firms' growth accelerated in April, fueled by more orders, rising sales and an uptick in hiring.By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsHiring and recruitmentIndustrial products and servicesEconomic growthEconomyLabor economyPersonnelIndustriesEnergy industryUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:41:48 GMTFerrante, Cortazar books among translation prize nominees YORK (AP) — Novels by Italian author Elena Ferrante and the late Argentine Julio Cortazar were among 10 fiction finalists for the Best Translated Book Award.eArts and entertainmentBooks and literatureEntertainment, 05 May 2015 15:00:47 GMT1 Spaniard confirmed dead in Nepal earthquake, officials say (AP) — The Spanish Foreign Ministry says one Spaniard has died in the earthquake that devastated Nepal late last month.iGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEventsSpainMadridNepalWestern EuropeEuropeSouth AsiaAsia, 05 May 2015 13:45:44 GMTPanera CEO on push to banish artificial ingredients YORK (AP) — Panera Bread is the latest company to tout the removal of artificial ingredients, adding fuel to the debate over whether that improves food quality or is just a marketing tool.By CANDICE CHOIfBusinessFood and drinkLifestyleConsumer products and servicesIndustries, 05 May 2015 14:12:23 GMTLatest on Boston trial: Doctor says Tsarnaevs' dad had PTSD a.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsPost-traumatic stress disorderBombingsLaw and orderEventsMental healthHealthRussiaEastern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 15:00:34 GMTGrain mixed, livestock higher (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:47:35 GMTObama chooses Marine general as Joint Chiefs chairman (AP) — President Barack Obama has chosen as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff a widely respected, combat-hardened commander who led the Afghanistan war coalition during a key transitional period in 2013-14.By LOLITA C. BALDORwGovernment and politicsMilitary leadershipCabinet appointments and nominationsArmed forcesGovernment appointments and nominationsLegislatureMilitary and defenseCabinetsUnited StatesAfghanistanDistrict of ColumbiaMiddle EastIraqNorth AmericaCentral AsiaAsia, 05 May 2015 15:04:13 GMTPizza delivery driver stabbed, robbed; still makes delivery, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville pizza delivery driver who was carjacked, robbed and stabbed still managed to make his delivery, which happened to be at a local emergency room.aGeneral newsTheftCrimeLouisvilleKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:39:46 GMTUS cleanup would leave some asbestos in contaminated town, Mont. (AP) — A cleanup proposal for a Montana town where thousands have been sickened by asbestos exposure calls for leaving some of the dangerous material in place rather than removing it.By MATTHEW BROWNaBusinessGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsScienceEnvironmental healthPublic healthEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment programsProduction facilitiesCorporate newsMontanaBillingsUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:33:03 GMTMariah Carey to sing at Billboard awards after 17-year break ANGELES (AP) — Mariah Carey is set to perform at the Billboard Music Awards for the first time in 17 years, but the pop superstar is keeping mum on what song she'll sing.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentBillboard Music AwardsCelebrityEvents, 05 May 2015 14:18:20 GMTCourt: warrantless cellphone tracking not illegal search (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that investigators do not need a search warrant to obtain cellphone location records in criminal prosecutions.By CURT ANDERSONhtGeneral newsTechnology law and ethicsNational courtsTechnology issuesTechnologyNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryMiamiUnited StatesFloridaNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:56:48 GMTAP Exclusive: Video shows migrant rescue of deflating dinghy, Sicily (AP) — Dramatic footage emerged Tuesday of a Mediterranean Sea rescue showing migrants on a sinking rubber boat desperately clambering up ropes and a ladder from a cargo ship that came to their aid. Five bodies were recovered and survivors reported many others drowned.By TRISHA THOMAS, ANDREA ROSA and FRANK JORDANSiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationItalySicilyLibyaMediterranean SeaEuropeWest AfricaWestern EuropeNorth AfricaAfrica, 05 May 2015 14:46:04 GMTNATO to briefly move command HQ to Romania from Naples, Romania (AP) — NATO will briefly move an allied joint force command headquarter to Romania as the alliance continues to hone its ability to react to Russia's moves in Ukraine and other security challenges, a top commander said Tuesday.By ALISON MUTLERiGeneral newsRomaniaBucharestCrimeaItalyNaplesBlack SeaEastern EuropeEuropeUkraineWestern Europe, 05 May 2015 15:03:04 GMTUS service firms grew at a faster pace in April, driven by more orders, uptick in hiring (AP) — US service firms grew at a faster pace in April, driven by more orders, uptick in hiring.wBusinessGeneral news, 05 May 2015 14:05:25 GMTAP Interview: Emirates airline boss sees more US growth, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The top boss of the Middle East's biggest airline, Emirates, says he is pressing ahead with a global expansion that includes pursuing additional U.S. routes despite opposition from rivals that accuse the carrier of receiving unfair subsidies.iBusinessGeneral newsUnited Arab EmiratesDubaiMiddle East, 05 May 2015 14:20:35 GMTClinton to call for 'full and equal path to citizenship' VEGAS (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton intends to draw an early distinction with Republicans on illegal immigration, pointing to a pathway to citizenship as an essential part of any overhaul in Congress.By KEN THOMASpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsImmigration policyHispanicsRace and ethnicity2016 United States Presidential ElectionImmigrationBorder securityLegislatureNational electionsElectionsGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesNevadaLas VegasNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:22:23 GMTFamily of woman dropped on head by ambulance crew gets $1.5M, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts jury has awarded $1.5 million to the family of a woman who died days after an ambulance crew dropped her on her head.aBusinessGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 13:53:15 GMTVenezuelan rum industry succeeding despite country's woes, Venezuela (AP) — Ever since he was a young man, one of Guillermo Matos' small pleasures has been a mid-month round of cocktails with friends.By JORGE RUEDAiBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleFinancial crisisEconomyBeveragesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesFinancial marketsEnergy industryVenezuelaSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanCaracas, 05 May 2015 13:45:58 GMTMan accused of eating woman's organs charged with rape, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and eating some of her internal organs is facing a rape charge in the attack.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeJeffersonvilleIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:27:25 GMTOhio man on lam since 1959 caught by US marshals in Florida (AP) — A convicted killer who walked away from an Ohio prison honor farm in 1959 has been caught in Florida by members of the U.S. Marshals Service.aGeneral newsOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:05:21 GMTGreek police: body of murdered 4-year-old can never be found, Greece (AP) — The body of a 4-year-old girl believed to have been killed by her father will likely never be found due to the gruesome way in which her killer disposed of her remains, Greek police said Tuesday.iGeneral newsMissing personsCrimeViolent crimeGreeceAthensWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 13:47:30 GMTMiley Cyrus on Bruce Jenner, pink armpits, her new charity ANGELES (AP) — When Miley Cyrus wears pasties or posts photos of her pink armpits, it's not to be a provocateur. The 22-year-old says she's just being herself, and she wants all young people to have that same opportunity.By SANDY COHENaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityPhilanthropic foundationsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsPhilanthropyGender issues, 05 May 2015 14:44:55 GMTReforming Baltimore police will be time-consuming, costly (AP) — Months before Freddie Gray died of the broken neck he suffered during what Baltimore's top prosecutor called an illegal arrest, the city's mayor and police commissioner said the department needed reform and asked the Justice Department for help reviewing officer misconduct.By BEN NUCKOLS and MICHAEL BIESECKERaGeneral newsCivil rights violationsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriMunicipal governmentsHuman rights and civil libertiesPoliceCrimePolitical corruptionLaw enforcement agenciesEventsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessPolitical issuesBaltimoreMarylandLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 05 May 2015 14:08:47 GMTPaddling Maine's Kennebec River on Benedict Arnold's trail, Maine (AP) — Benedict Arnold and his men should have had it so good when their 1,100-member expedition ventured into the forbidding upper reaches of Maine's Kennebec River in 1775.By GLENN ADAMStTravelLifestyleWaterfallsLeisure travelEnvironment and natureMaineAugustaHalifax Regional MunicipalityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNova ScotiaCanada, 05 May 2015 13:57:24 GMTSaudi suspends flights in southern airport after shelling, Yemen (AP) — Saudi Arabia's state airline suspended flights to a southern airport Tuesday along its border with Yemen amid shelling by Shiite rebels targeted in kingdom-led airstrikes.By AYA BATRAWY and AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestTribal governmentsGovernment and politicsYemenSaudi ArabiaSanaaMiddle East, 05 May 2015 13:48:20 GMTStocks are drifting lower in early trading; oil price jumps YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks drifted lower in early trading Tuesday following two days of gains that brought the market close to a record high.aBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyStock marketsCommodity marketsUnited StatesEast AsiaNorth AmericaAsia, 05 May 2015 14:09:20 GMTAmazon Prime members will be able to stream free on JetBlue YORK (AP) — Amazon wants to give JetBlue passengers a new option for tuning out that crying baby or talkative seat neighbor.By MAE ANDERSONhtBusinessTechnologyTravelLifestyleWi-fiConsumer electronicsWireless technology, 05 May 2015 14:56:39 GMTEx-IRA man linked to 2005 slaying shot to death in Belfast (AP) — A former Irish Republican Army commander linked to one of the outlawed group's most notorious killings has been shot to death in Belfast, residents and police said Tuesday.By SHAWN POGATCHNIKiGeneral newsWar and unrestCrimeViolent crimeDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomBelfastIrelandNorthern IrelandWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:34:49 GMTHungary seeks EU debate about restoring death penalty, Hungary (AP) — A debate about restoring the death penalty has been a recurring issue with Hungary's prime minister since a 2002 bank robbery in which eight people were murdered.By PABLO GORONDIiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsDeath penalty controversyViolent crimeSocial issuesSocial affairsCrimeTheftHungaryEuropeEastern Europe, 05 May 2015 15:07:39 GMTFamily feud rocks top of France's far-right National Front (AP) — There's no end to the drama and vitriol in the extraordinarily public family feud at the top of France's National Front party.By ELAINE GANLEYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical scandalsPolitical issuesFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:07:38 GMTProsecutor: Drug squad thought badge protected them from law (AP) — A prosecutor giving closing arguments in a Philadelphia police corruption case says the defendants thought their crimes "would never see the light of day" because they carried badges.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsDrug-related crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:33:11 GMTUK election hopefuls burn rubber in final campaign push (AP) — Britain's political leaders crisscrossed the country Tuesday in a frenetic last dash to convert undecided voters, with less than 48 hours to go until an election likely to produce no outright winner.By JILL LAWLESSiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCampaignsElectionsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 13:57:46 GMTMacy's to open first 4 test off-price stores in NYC YORK (AP) — Macy's Inc. says it has named its new discount stores Macy's Backstage, and says first of the four test stores will open this fall in New York City.By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOfBusinessLifestyleNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 13:59:09 GMTOldest complete copy of Ten Commandments displayed in Israel (AP) — The world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display at Israel's leading museum in an exhibit tracing civilization's most pivotal moments.By DANIEL ESTRINiGeneral newsMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelJerusalemIsraelDead SeaMiddle East, 05 May 2015 13:51:04 GMTMacedonian opposition chief: PM tried to cover up a killing, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's opposition leader has accused the country's prime minister of attempting to cover up the 2011 death of a 22-year-old beaten by police during postelection celebrations.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolice brutalityLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceMacedoniaEastern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:44:50 GMTOfficials: Seniors use 'prank' to vandalize Tennessee school, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say a senior "prank" at an East Tennessee high school that left the floors littered with trash, hay, urine and dead animals took things too far.aGeneral newsVandalismEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationCrimeTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:49:22 GMTTexas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe (AP) — A man whose social media presence was being scrutinized by federal authorities was one of two suspects in a shooting at a Texas cartoon contest featuring images of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad, and the Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the attack.By EILEEN SULLIVAN, ERIC TUCKER and RYAN VAN VELZERwGeneral newsCriminal investigationsCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderViolent crimeTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:16:34 GMTGreece lobbies creditors for swift loan payout (AP) — With Greek ministers dispatched across Europe on a whirlwind goodwill tour, top officials said they were making progress on finding a way to keep the nation afloat and in the eurozone.By RAF CASERTiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsGreeceEuropeWestern Europe, 05 May 2015 14:43:22 GMTUS trade deficit jumps to 6-year high of $51.4 billion (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit in March swelled to the highest level in more than six years, propelled by a flood of imports that may have sapped the U.S. economy of any growth in the first quarter.By MARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsInternational tradeEconomyLegislatureLegislationGovernment and politicsEnergy industryIndustriesEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment policyInternational agreementsInternational relationsUnited StatesChinaNorth AmericaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 05 May 2015 14:31:51 GMTVan Gogh work could bring over $40M at NYC auction YORK (AP) — A painting Vincent van Gogh created while briefly working side-by-side with his friend Paul Gauguin in the south of France could sell for more than $40 million at auction Tuesday evening.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsArts and collectibles auctionsVisual artsObituariesShoppingLifestyleNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:58:34 GMTHigh-tech sensors help kids keep eye on aging parents FRANCISCO (AP) — Each time 81-year-old Bill Dworsky or his 80-year-old wife Dorothy opens the refrigerator, closes the bathroom door or lifts the lid on a pill container, tiny sensors in their San Francisco home make notes on a digital logbook.By BRANDON BAILEYhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyAgingSeniorsSeniors' healthHealthSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 05 May 2015 14:19:34 GMTKurdish party accuses Erdogan of bias ahead of elections, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's pro-Kurdish party has filed a complaint with the high electoral board accusing President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of breaching rules that require him to be impartial.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:33:36 GMTFrance cracks down after town claims to count Muslim pupils (AP) — French authorities are investigating claims that a southern town tracks how many Muslim children attend its schools, which would be illegal and run counter to France's secular view of itself.iGeneral newsCriminal investigationsLaw and orderCrimeFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 13:48:57 GMTUN envoy starts consultations on Syrian civil war in Geneva (AP) — A United Nations envoy has begun a series of low-level consultations in Geneva with representatives of the Syrian government and its opponents in the hopes of finding enough common ground to restart peace talks.iGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestCivil warsHumanitarian crisesSyriaGenevaMiddle EastSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 05 May 2015 14:58:27 GMTSpain's leader urges voters to stick with conservative gov't (AP) — Spain's prime minister says the country's economy is on the road to recovery and warns voters they shouldn't take risks when choosing elected leaders in ballots this year.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsFinancial crisisEconomyBusinessFinancial marketsSpainEuropeWestern Europe, 05 May 2015 14:39:53 GMT