FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 03 May 2015 22:43:24 -0700Suicide bomber strikes government bus in Afghanistan, 1 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9e1b203558a499e9caa7f00c1ec8566KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a suicide bomber struck a minibus carrying government employees in Kabul, killing at least one person and wounding 13.iGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsTerrorismAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9e1b203558a499e9caa7f00c1ec8566Mon, 04 May 2015 05:35:34 GMTMayor: Fire that engulfed several buildings under controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40099d93816148d499b5da445edfff02PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) — A massive blaze that started at a church and ripped through several buildings in northern New Jersey has been brought under control.aGeneral newsFiresMunicipal governmentsAccidents and disastersLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40099d93816148d499b5da445edfff02Mon, 04 May 2015 05:05:35 GMTAirliner makes emergency landing at Vancouver airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ba6ca0a90742e5bf8029d874f24fa9VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A U.S. passenger flight has made an emergency landing at Vancouver International Airport.iBusinessGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBritish ColumbiaVancouverCanadaWashingtonSeattleNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ba6ca0a90742e5bf8029d874f24fa9Mon, 04 May 2015 03:00:23 GMTDucks top Flames 3-0 in Game 2, stay unbeaten in playoffshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3849006af02040f3af0951d9d2bf0611ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Six games deep in the Stanley Cup playoffs, nobody has been able to beat the Anaheim Ducks.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsAthlete injuriesEventsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsCalgaryCaliforniaAlbertaCanadaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3849006af02040f3af0951d9d2bf0611Mon, 04 May 2015 05:49:06 GMTPolice: 4 dead, 1 hurt in shooting on Wisconsin bridgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8fc027a1c734c4ebbaea36aea5af711MENASHA, Wis. (AP) — Four people are dead and another person is hurt after a shooting on a bridge in eastern Wisconsin that a police chief says appears to be a "random act."aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8fc027a1c734c4ebbaea36aea5af711Mon, 04 May 2015 05:35:57 GMTJames Taylor debuts song about Red Sox-Yankees at Fenwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2edc5c3e6e3c49b5bed39f4ba34a0407BOSTON (AP) — James Taylor inherited his love for the Boston Red Sox from his father and grandmother, and his newest song follows his fandom through three generations from the sale of Babe Ruth to the team's cathartic 2004 World Series title.By JIMMY GOLENaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsMusicEntertainmentBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsBostonNew York CityMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2edc5c3e6e3c49b5bed39f4ba34a0407Mon, 04 May 2015 02:56:53 GMTSurvey: States spent heavily to clear winter snow and icehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50bb6c9071514e60967f24df30758667BOSTON (AP) — Winter's full fury arrived late in much of the country but once it did it was relentless, quickly exhausting snow removal budgets and pushing the resources of state transportation agencies to their limit as they fought to keep highways safe and passable, according to a first-of-its-kind survey.By BOB SALSBERGaGeneral newsWinter weatherTransportationWeatherTrafficIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessStormsMassachusettsBostonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50bb6c9071514e60967f24df30758667Mon, 04 May 2015 04:15:13 GMTNew sea star babies offer hope amid mass deaths in Pacifichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b52fba5dec7c40b78420b0ff9e8d4533LOPEZ PASS, Wash. (AP) — Emerging from a recent dive 40 feet below the surface of Puget Sound, biologist Ben Miner wasn't surprised by what he found: The troubling disease that wiped out millions of sea stars up and down the West Coast had not spared this site along the rocky cliffs of Lopez Island.By PHUONG LEaGeneral newsScienceStarfishChild and teen healthCoastlines and beachesWater environmentBiologyAnimalsHealthEnvironment and natureEnvironmentWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b52fba5dec7c40b78420b0ff9e8d4533Mon, 04 May 2015 05:46:28 GMTFrench far right patriarch to go before disciplinary boardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ca380c6ae7f4352ab020c0529e457a3PARIS (AP) — The man who for nearly four decades headed France's far-right National Front may now be on the fast-track to disgrace.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ca380c6ae7f4352ab020c0529e457a3Mon, 04 May 2015 05:02:16 GMTS. Korea urges N. Korea to release New York Univ. studenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c220b64f595944868b1f90621da1d33eSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Monday urged North Korea to quickly free a South Korean student of New York University detained in the North for illegally entering the country.By HYUNG-JIN KIMiGeneral newsInternational relationsEspionageArrestsCrimeGovernment and politicsLaw and orderNorth KoreaSouth KoreaSeoulPyongyangEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c220b64f595944868b1f90621da1d33eMon, 04 May 2015 03:56:25 GMTVice President Biden touts community policing at NAACP eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d29e57ebb3824dbcb606725b74408568DETROIT (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden has told a crowd at an NAACP event in Detroit that law enforcement officers and the people they are sworn to protect need to "see each other" to know one another.By COREY WILLIAMSaGeneral newsAfrican-AmericansPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsEventsLocal governmentsUnited StatesDetroitNorth AmericaMichiganhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d29e57ebb3824dbcb606725b74408568Mon, 04 May 2015 03:33:50 GMTAustralia says Europeans seek advice on stopping migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c7a883075d141ffb6e219088d035b3cCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Europeans grappling with mass migration from Libya were seeking information about Australia's controversial success in stopping asylum seeker boats reaching its shores, the Australian prime minister said Monday.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsAustraliaIndonesiaLibyaEuropeMiddle EastSoutheast AsiaOceaniaAsiaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c7a883075d141ffb6e219088d035b3cMon, 04 May 2015 03:10:08 GMTAsia stocks rise on China stimulus hopes, Wall St. reboundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06331be6c874a29a127927c8ec9b3a0BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday after Wall Street rebounded and China's leaders promised more measures to shore up slowing growth.By JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsFinancial crisisEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsChinaEast AsiaSoutheast AsiaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06331be6c874a29a127927c8ec9b3a0Mon, 04 May 2015 04:01:01 GMTAP Source: Warriors star Stephen Curry to be named NBA MVPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0f7627b1ee74f8e8a8eb4bec37853e2OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Some called him too small. Others too fragile.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0f7627b1ee74f8e8a8eb4bec37853e2Mon, 04 May 2015 03:45:28 GMTGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24a5aff92170488ca09bfd581758cb53SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy didn't need another comeback to win the Match Play Championship.By The Associated PresssSportsMen's golfWomen's golfGolfMen's sportsWomen's sportsTexasWoodlandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24a5aff92170488ca09bfd581758cb53Mon, 04 May 2015 04:22:04 GMTGrandal's 13th-inning homer lifts Dodgers over D-Backs 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52fb825d4c8f402fa4a6982f791a8f27LOS ANGELES (AP) — The sequence of events involving Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal in the 13th inning happened so quickly, the Arizona Diamondbacks didn't know what hit them.By JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52fb825d4c8f402fa4a6982f791a8f27Mon, 04 May 2015 01:46:34 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/080465bcaa04405a9e9a689ed4b63319Today is Monday, May 4, the 124th day of 2015. There are 241 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaLegal proceedingsInternational agreementsCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsMiddle EastRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/080465bcaa04405a9e9a689ed4b63319Mon, 04 May 2015 04:00:36 GMTThe Milwaukee Brewers have fired manager Ron Roenickehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04b32de1065b4ac9b2ac6b09094fbeb3MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have fired manager Ron Roenicke.sSportsProfessional baseballSports transactionsSports businessBaseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04b32de1065b4ac9b2ac6b09094fbeb3Mon, 04 May 2015 02:25:16 GMT3 congregants killed when semi slams into church vanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3abc84d72d9149b4bda784a6c97027eeWAWARSING, N.Y. (AP) — State police say three congregants of a New York church were killed when a tractor-trailer slammed into the van they were riding in after attending a religious retreat.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3abc84d72d9149b4bda784a6c97027eeMon, 04 May 2015 01:34:07 GMTMayor: Fire engulfs church, nearby structures in New Jerseyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2465d3cf3f2a42a68d0bd7c9c1f186a8PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) — A massive blaze that started at a church and ripped through several buildings in northern New Jersey has been brought under control.aGeneral newsFiresMunicipal governmentsAccidents and disastersLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2465d3cf3f2a42a68d0bd7c9c1f186a8Mon, 04 May 2015 04:49:27 GMTSummary of winter highway maintenance expenseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cc5f9af1ca6433ba8cd8d0d289390ecA look at approximate winter maintenance costs from October-March in some of the hardest hit U.S. states. Note some figures would likely increase due to additional late-season storms or as new totals are calculated. Twenty three states responded to a survey by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cc5f9af1ca6433ba8cd8d0d289390ecMon, 04 May 2015 04:13:38 GMTBaltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e64b35649df4b2eab47b0847ec3ba59BALTIMORE (AP) — Six days after riots sparked by Freddie Gray's death, Baltimore's mayor lifted a citywide curfew Sunday and faith leaders called for continued activism until justice is achieved.By BEN NUCKOLS and DAVID DISHNEAUaGeneral newsRiotsArrestsProtests and demonstrationsCrimeMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestViolent crimeLaw and orderLocal governmentsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e64b35649df4b2eab47b0847ec3ba59Mon, 04 May 2015 01:59:44 GMTIsraeli Ethiopian protest against racism turns violenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63027bdf8c274639acccf0f4b6d4b96bTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Several thousand people from Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority protested in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality on Sunday, shutting down a major highway and clashing with police on horseback long into the night.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolice brutalityPolicePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsReligious issuesReligionIsraelTel AvivMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63027bdf8c274639acccf0f4b6d4b96bMon, 04 May 2015 02:17:38 GMT5 Tufts students go on hunger strike over janitor layoffshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73bead46838d46088015565b9d313527MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Five students at Tufts University began a hunger strike Sunday over the university's plans to cut about 35 janitorial jobs at the end of May.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsLayoffsPolitical and civil unrestPersonnelBusinessMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73bead46838d46088015565b9d313527Mon, 04 May 2015 02:05:22 GMTTaiwan party leader affirms eventual reunion with Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3499afca6fbd40b187934a1ff7a2076cBEIJING (AP) — The head of Taiwan's Nationalists reaffirmed the party's support for eventual unification with the mainland when he met Monday with Chinese President Xi Jinping as part of continuing rapprochement between the former bitter enemies.iGeneral newsReunionsNationalismGovernment and politicsOccasionsLifestyleChinaTaiwanEast AsiaBeijingGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3499afca6fbd40b187934a1ff7a2076cMon, 04 May 2015 04:53:10 GMTKane leads Blackhawks past Wild 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73a0a782a2144fadbe14536e6ddd822bCHICAGO (AP) — No. 101 went like so many of the first 100 playoff games for Patrick Kane. A perfect shot at a key moment, another big play at the very end, and a victory for the Chicago Blackhawks.By JAY COHENsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsChicagoMinnesotaIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73a0a782a2144fadbe14536e6ddd822bMon, 04 May 2015 04:43:55 GMTMcIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98723ad3c21d428faacb41d52085c53dSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy had to work harder than ever to win the Match Play Championship.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfWoodlandEast AsiaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98723ad3c21d428faacb41d52085c53dMon, 04 May 2015 02:04:16 GMTOfficer: Shooting at Muhammad cartoon contest in Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc613dd51ed64af8ac46e23d36c07266GARLAND, Texas (AP) — A provocative contest for cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad in a Dallas suburb was put on lockdown Sunday night and attendees were being evacuated after authorities reported a shooting outside the building.By NOMAAN MERCHANTaGeneral newsEvacuationsViolent crimeCrimeTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc613dd51ed64af8ac46e23d36c07266Mon, 04 May 2015 01:51:45 GMTEx-CIA official: GOP distorted agency analysis of Benghazihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a247f40c0e444a3e8d9ffc3dd5cadc9aWASHINGTON (AP) — A former CIA deputy director has written in a new book that Republicans repeatedly distorted the agency's analysis of the Benghazi attack in 2012, it has been reported.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIntelligence agenciesPolitical partiesInternational relationsPolitical organizationsMilitary and defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a247f40c0e444a3e8d9ffc3dd5cadc9aMon, 04 May 2015 05:43:58 GMTTaiwan ruling party leader meets China presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29a22b23957d408496cee47d5a27f307BEIJING (AP) — The head of Taiwan's ruling party has met with Chinese President Xi Jinping as part of the continuing rapprochement between the former bitter enemies.iGeneral newsNationalismPolitical partiesGovernment and politicsPolitical organizationsChinaTaiwanEast AsiaBeijingGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29a22b23957d408496cee47d5a27f307Mon, 04 May 2015 03:45:40 GMTLightning beat Canadiens 6-2 to take 2-0 series leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28c31159ac7945c0992d69aa9da81fa0MONTREAL (AP) — Tampa Bay captain Steven Stamkos ended his scoring drought and the Lightning's power-play came to life with four goals — at the expense of the reeling Montreal Canadiens.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsMontrealQuebecCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28c31159ac7945c0992d69aa9da81fa0Mon, 04 May 2015 03:08:36 GMTEx-CIA official says GOP politicized Benghazihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8848116b959143e9aa8616b57316c118WASHINGTON (AP) — A former CIA deputy director has written in a new book that Republicans repeatedly distorted the agency's analysis of the Benghazi attack in 2012, it has been reported.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIntelligence agenciesPolitical partiesInternational relationsPolitical organizationsMilitary and defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8848116b959143e9aa8616b57316c118Mon, 04 May 2015 05:28:36 GMTFlight to UAE diverted to air base after bomb threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ea47e86acc4ef28168a4cec64e1aabDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates' state news agency says a commercial plane was diverted to a military airbase in Dubai after a passenger said the plane would explode.iGeneral newsBomb threatsUnited Arab EmiratesDubaiMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9ea47e86acc4ef28168a4cec64e1aabMon, 04 May 2015 05:13:06 GMTUS pilot, Chinese killed in light aircraft crash in Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/696f5c9f62d94e6eb7bf899336fb81b5BEIJING (AP) — An American pilot and a Chinese passenger have been killed in a light airplane crash in eastern China, state media reported.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/696f5c9f62d94e6eb7bf899336fb81b5Mon, 04 May 2015 01:49:40 GMTThe Latest on Nepal: Nepal urging foreign rescuers to leavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f906e9a0fe1409eb69313ad777651ba11 a.m. (0515 GMT)By The Associated PressaGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeSearch and rescue effortsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersBuddhismEventsReligionSocial affairsNepalSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f906e9a0fe1409eb69313ad777651baMon, 04 May 2015 05:43:46 GMTCops hail man who fatally shoots suspect outside Utah storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df2f8829df2d488ca9498620e8eb802ePolice are hailing a man who shot and killed a would-be carjacker outside a Utah grocery store, saying he did the right thing by coming to the aid of the vehicle's owner.By MARTIN GRIFFITHaGeneral newsTheftCrimeViolent crimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df2f8829df2d488ca9498620e8eb802eMon, 04 May 2015 01:37:42 GMTNepal's wrenching choices: 'I feel like I could die anytime'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2657cbb1ef734b0984618ec35f3ba446KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Four days after the earthquake ripped apart the supporting wall attaching her ancient brick house to the tilting seven-story building next door, Parbati Gautam moved back in.By FOSTER KLUGiGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeNatural disastersAccidents and disastersHumanitarian crisesEventsNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2657cbb1ef734b0984618ec35f3ba446Mon, 04 May 2015 03:24:15 GMTEllsbury has 4 hits, leads Yankees to 8-5 win over Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42141f00837d48f39615e6512a11cfbaBOSTON (AP) — Andrew Miller had a chance to seal the New York Yankees' sweep by retiring the bottom of the Red Sox order.By JIMMY GOLENsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew York CityBostonNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaMassachusettshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42141f00837d48f39615e6512a11cfbaMon, 04 May 2015 05:10:37 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a9d9bbd829e4cc991dd610695212e57This week in Latin America we saw images by Rodrigo Abd from the Peruvian Amazon community nicknamed "Venice of the Jungle" where residents live half the year on the water, with canoes replacing motorcycles as the most popular form of transport. From January to June, water overflows from a river that feeds the Amazon, flooding the northeastern jungle community of Belen.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a9d9bbd829e4cc991dd610695212e57Mon, 04 May 2015 04:01:17 GMTWoman, toddler killed when car hits apartment complexhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f26dbc0c9c2644bfb41d9b977449fd64LIVERMORE, Calif. (AP) — A car driven by a suspected drunken driver crashed into a Northern California apartment complex, killing a woman and her toddler and slightly injuring two other children as they all walked together outside, police said Sunday.aGeneral newsCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationReckless endangermentViolent crimeCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f26dbc0c9c2644bfb41d9b977449fd64Mon, 04 May 2015 03:03:27 GMTNepal urges foreign rescue workers in capital to return homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33e93c54031544b4af7f1c0a713e8505KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's government urged foreign rescue workers in the quake-hit capital to return home Monday as hundreds of people visited Buddhist shrines and monasteries to mark the birthday of Gautam Buddha.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral news2015 Nepal earthquakeSearch and rescue effortsDisaster planning and responseNatural disastersAccidents and disastersForeign aidHumanitarian assistanceEventsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsNepalKathmanduSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33e93c54031544b4af7f1c0a713e8505Mon, 04 May 2015 05:46:32 GMTRamirez homers, drives in 3 to lead Brewers over Cubs 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6cefa0170d7451098d77b27cc805091CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers needed a team-record 25 games to get their first consecutive wins of a season. And hours after they did it, the Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke.By SARAH TROTTOsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoMilwaukeeIllinoisUnited StatesNorth AmericaWisconsinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6cefa0170d7451098d77b27cc805091Mon, 04 May 2015 02:41:28 GMTMcDonald's to detail latest turnaround planshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ff0b5e217cd4612853bd6e8acfca0baNEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's is set to unveil its latest plans to revive its sputtering business on Monday.By CANDICE CHOIaBusinessGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ff0b5e217cd4612853bd6e8acfca0baMon, 04 May 2015 04:35:34 GMTMagnitude-5.6 quake jolts New Zealand; no major damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6799f6eb027045239ae1911357ace200WANAKA, New Zealand (AP) — A magnitude-5.6 earthquake jolted the South Island of New Zealand Monday afternoon, but there were no initial reports of major damage or injuries.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNew ZealandOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6799f6eb027045239ae1911357ace200Mon, 04 May 2015 03:39:03 GMTOfficials: 2 killed after opening fire on security guard at Muhammad cartoon contest in Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e32f4b0343d4365a1119b19f615466cGARLAND, Texas (AP) — Officials: 2 killed after opening fire on security guard at Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas.aGeneral newsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e32f4b0343d4365a1119b19f615466cMon, 04 May 2015 02:03:48 GMTCity: 2 gunmen killed outside Muhammad cartoon contesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aa8f96847be4e1a89ee50242309e48fGARLAND, Texas (AP) — Two gunmen were killed Sunday after opening fire on a security officer outside a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of Prophet Muhammad in Texas and a bomb squad was called in to search their vehicle as a precaution, authorities said.By NOMAAN MERCHANT and JAMIE STENGLEaGeneral newsState governmentsEvacuationsBomb threatsViolent crimeCrimeGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aa8f96847be4e1a89ee50242309e48fMon, 04 May 2015 05:20:39 GMTMilwaukee Brewers fire manager Ron Roenickehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0e8b0d832de4c00b9dad4a7309980beMILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke on Sunday night, hours after their 5-3 victory over the Cubs in Chicago.sSportsProfessional baseballSports transactionsSports businessBaseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0e8b0d832de4c00b9dad4a7309980beMon, 04 May 2015 03:37:11 GMTGrace Lee Whitney, who appeared in 'Star Trek' series, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cda07318a1f44c72b5e021c90b3589c5LOS ANGELES (AP) — Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cda07318a1f44c72b5e021c90b3589c5Mon, 04 May 2015 05:33:29 GMTFather wants to withdraw guilty plea for girl's rotten teethhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6108540e0b5f4dca84b20570cdbfba23EASTON, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania father who pleaded guilty after his daughter's teeth were found so rotten her life was endangered now says he didn't neglect his 6-year-old.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderEastonPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6108540e0b5f4dca84b20570cdbfba23Mon, 04 May 2015 04:58:20 GMTPhilippine military chief confirms wanted militant killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90cff8ae87da4ff8981f2b69d7ed4aeaMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military chief confirmed Monday that wanted Filipino bomb-maker Abdul Basit Usman, who has links to the Indonesian-based Jemaah Islamiyah terrorist network and is a suspect in deadly bomb attacks in the south, has been killed.iGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestWar casualtiesBombingsPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90cff8ae87da4ff8981f2b69d7ed4aeaMon, 04 May 2015 04:58:47 GMT