AP Top Headlines At 11:22 a.m. EDT

Monday, May 12 2014 | 3:22 p.m. CDT
Insurgents in eastern Ukraine declare independence; Kremlin urges Ukraine's govt to hold talks Heavy spring snows hit parts of Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska; No big problems at Denver airport Video from Nigerian extremists purports to show abducted girls, in hijab, praying in Arabic European court orders Turkey to pay 90 million euros over invasion of Cyprus in 1974 Taliban unleash attacks across Afghanistan, killing at least 21 at start of spring offensive AP INVESTIGATION: High costs, corruption suspicions in Brazil's World Cup on tournament's eve AP PHOTOS: Illegal miners in Peru's Amazon plagued by fear of looming government crackdown Immigrants' rising interest in self-employment spurs growth in micro-business training Lawyers keep Godzilla a champ onscreen and in court in fights against counterfeiters, copycats A new draft day dawns: Michael Sam's kisses were instinctive, and so was network coverage