FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 06 Mar 2015 20:19:51 -0800As he ponders 2016, O'Malley begs off on criticizing Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f26b5934949a4263b6d072b79ce5fa6bCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, who is considering a Democratic presidential bid, declined Friday to criticize likely primary opponent Hillary Rodham Clinton for her exclusive use of private email while serving as secretary of state.By KATHLEEN RONAYNEaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsConcordNew HampshireMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f26b5934949a4263b6d072b79ce5fa6bSat, 07 Mar 2015 01:32:59 GMTNo. 7 Florida State women rout Hokies 82-43 at ACC tourneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97cbe57a350c4c8fa023c15c22ae4077GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Shakayla Thomas doesn't look much like a freshman — or a backup — for No. 7 Florida State.By JOEDY McCREARYsSportsWomen's sportsWomen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsFloridaGreensboroNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth AmericaVirginiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97cbe57a350c4c8fa023c15c22ae4077Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:53:04 GMTSuns rally late in 4th, beat Nets 108-100 in overtimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d7a0ffd1bc64ddbafb604815756bfd2NEW YORK (AP) — Marcus Morris made the tiebreaking basket and scored 19 points, twin brother Markieff Morris and Eric Bledsoe also had 19, and the Phoenix Suns beat the Brooklyn Nets 108-100 in overtime Friday night.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d7a0ffd1bc64ddbafb604815756bfd2Sat, 07 Mar 2015 04:14:03 GMTOhio terrorism suspect says he would have shot Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e94c61bff3d3407c81009ffdf153fbcaCINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol called a television station from jail and said if he hadn't been arrested, he would have gone to Washington and put a gun to President Barack Obama's head.By LISA CORNWELL and MITCH STACYaGeneral newsTerrorismLegal proceedingsCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderUnited StatesOhioCincinnatiNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e94c61bff3d3407c81009ffdf153fbcaSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:13:20 GMTUS Sen. Menendez: I have behaved appropriately in officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c485df7545944949be396d8c87fa3c58NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor, defiantly said Friday he has always been honest in office even as a person familiar with the matter said he's expected to face criminal charges soon.By DAVID PORTER and ERIC TUCKERaGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical ethicsPolitical corruptionGovernment-funded health insurancePolitical issuesGovernment programsDominican RepublicNew JerseyUnited StatesFloridaCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c485df7545944949be396d8c87fa3c58Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:06:59 GMTJefferson, Hornets top Raptors 103-94 in tech-filled gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2d9995326634ebd94e5e5a18ffb27dfCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson had 23 points and 13 rebounds and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Toronto Raptors 103-94 on Friday night in a game that had six technical fouls.By STEVE REEDsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsCharlotteNorth CarolinaTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2d9995326634ebd94e5e5a18ffb27dfSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:36:20 GMTSenator Menendez, amid probe: I have been honest in officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3e25401ce5b4dc6a48e711bda6f9c83NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor, defiantly said Friday he has always been honest in office even as a person familiar with the matter said he's expected to face criminal charges soon.By DAVID PORTER and ERIC TUCKERaGovernment and politicsPolitical ethicsLegislaturePolitical corruptionCriminal investigationsGovernment-funded health insurancePolitical issuesLaw and orderGeneral newsCrimeGovernment programsDominican RepublicNew JerseyUnited StatesFloridaCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3e25401ce5b4dc6a48e711bda6f9c83Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:14:38 GMTCIA director announces sweeping reorganization of spy agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/298ed0bb83c14584aa637583e0eecdf1WASHINGTON (AP) — Director John Brennan has ordered a sweeping reorganization of the CIA, an overhaul designed to make its leaders more accountable and close espionage gaps amid widespread concerns about the spy agency's limited insights into a series of major global developments.By KEN DILANIANhtGovernment and politicsIntelligence agenciesEmbassiesHackingTerrorismEspionageInternational relationsTechnology issuesTechnologyWar and unrestGeneral newsCrimeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/298ed0bb83c14584aa637583e0eecdf1Sat, 07 Mar 2015 04:11:05 GMTNo. 13 Princeton women whip Cornell 70-37, tie Ivy recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/005dad5c13894c4bb67530a601a700a0ITHICA, N.Y. (AP) — Michelle Miller and Blake Dietrick scored 15 points apiece and No. 13 Princeton tied an Ivy League record and clinched a tie for the league title with a 70-37 win over Cornell on Friday.sSportsWomen's sportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/005dad5c13894c4bb67530a601a700a0Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:35:32 GMTZibanejad, Stone complete Senators' rally in 3-2 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b81fcece82446e7a27c115fa1fbe095OTTAWA (AP) — Mika Zibanejad and Mark Stone scored third-period goals as the Ottawa Senators rallied to defeat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Friday.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsOttawaNew YorkOntarioCanadaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b81fcece82446e7a27c115fa1fbe095Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:30:54 GMTTimea Bacsinszky reaches Monterrey Open semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81cb852a0a8840ab8e82989db3854318MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Fourth-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland advanced to the Monterrey Open semifinals Friday, beating Urszula Radwanska of Poland 6-4, 6-2 in the hard-court event at Club Sonoma.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsMexicoMonterreyFranceSlovakiaSerbiaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81cb852a0a8840ab8e82989db3854318Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:49:18 GMTBody of Mexican man shot by police flown to Mexico, buriedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71a06cd44fc1423297de877bf5fc42c7SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The body of a Mexican man shot dead by police last month has been flown to Mexico and buried in the man's home village, the Mexican Consulate in Seattle said Friday.By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOSaGeneral newsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriViolent crimeCrimePoliceEventsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsWashingtonMexicoTri-CitiesSpokaneMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71a06cd44fc1423297de877bf5fc42c7Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:24:07 GMTBrazil top court approves graft investigation of politicianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af7e5cec11e34b0994d62d6496da393cRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Supreme Court late Friday approved an investigation of dozens of top politicians, including a former president and leaders of congress, for alleged connections to what prosecutors call the biggest graft scheme ever uncovered in Brazil.By BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsPolitical corruptionBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCriminal investigationsGovernment and politicsPolitical scandalsLegislatureEconomyCrimeCorporate legal affairsCorporate newsBusinessPolitical issuesLaw and orderNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryBrazilSao PauloSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af7e5cec11e34b0994d62d6496da393cSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:16:17 GMT2016 prospect Jeb Bush defends Common Core school standardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/062c435b90e44793aa601647398187feURBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is standing by his support for a set of statewide school standards, called Common Core, even though it puts him at odds with some in his party.By THOMAS BEAUMONTaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsEducation standardsPolitical partiesEducationSocial affairsPolitical organizationsPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsIowaDes MoinesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/062c435b90e44793aa601647398187feSat, 07 Mar 2015 03:25:30 GMTMoore homers, drives in 5 as Nationals beat Braves 9-8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/254de385633e4f9d9dea8941b016e6b4KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Moore homered, tripled and drove in five runs, leading the Washington Nationals past the Atlanta Braves 9-8 Friday.By JEFF BERLINICKEsSportsMLB Spring TrainingBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/254de385633e4f9d9dea8941b016e6b4Sat, 07 Mar 2015 01:51:05 GMTBalance leads No. 14 Iowa women past Nebraska 74-65http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c130042f088347b2a98f115188c83496HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Ally Disterhoft led a balanced attack with 16 points and No. 14 Iowa, the second-seed, turned back seventh-seeded Nebraska 74-65 in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten tournament on Friday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsIowaNebraskaIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c130042f088347b2a98f115188c83496Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:26:14 GMTGeorge Clooney's wife to lecture on human rights at Columbiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/823866d42b8b4bb6bb4023339594f08dNEW YORK (AP) — George Clooney's wife is joining the faculty of Columbia University as a visiting lecturer.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentHuman rights and civil libertiesHigher educationSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationCelebrityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/823866d42b8b4bb6bb4023339594f08dSat, 07 Mar 2015 01:54:01 GMTLeonard and Parker lead Spurs, 120-111http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32112463527841989d29067495042ca6SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and Tony Parker added 24 as the San Antonio Spurs survived a wild offensive pace to beat the Denver Nuggets 120-111 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.By RAUL DOMINGUEZ JR.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballSan AntonioTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32112463527841989d29067495042ca6Sat, 07 Mar 2015 04:18:10 GMTWild beat Hurricanes 3-1, 5th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/902d3b35c3ff4391beed6e430718cc7dRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild are on such a roll that just hanging close in games might be enough for them to accomplish their mission.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/902d3b35c3ff4391beed6e430718cc7dSat, 07 Mar 2015 03:45:13 GMTGroups ask judge to order gay-marriage licenses in Alabamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf5a3fe424b4faab1ba37735f864f83MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A group of civil rights organizations filed a motion Friday asking a federal judge to order Alabama probate judges to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, and to expand a suit challenging the state's gay-marriage ban.aGeneral newsGays and lesbiansNational courtsHuman rights and civil libertiesCouplesMarriageWeddingsFamily issuesSocial affairsSocial issuesLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryRelationshipsLifestyleState governmentsOccasionsAlabamaMobileUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf5a3fe424b4faab1ba37735f864f83Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:40:12 GMTSF surgeons complete surgeries in kidney transplant chainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95df717e57374462aa8d53f933fa80d2SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Surgeons at a San Francisco hospital have completed all the operations in an organ donation chain that gave six patients new kidneys.By KRISTIN J. BENDERhtGeneral newsHealthScienceOrgan donationSurgical proceduresTechnologyHealth issuesOrgan transplantsDiagnosis and treatmentSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95df717e57374462aa8d53f933fa80d2Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:35:58 GMTOhio terrorism suspect says he would've shot President Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea2a86076d0343adbd2b728eef755d74CINCINNATI (AP) — A man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol called a television station from jail and said if he hadn't been arrested he would have gone to Washington and shot President Barack Obama in the head.By LISA CORNWELL and MITCH STACYaGeneral newsTerrorismLegal proceedingsCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderUnited StatesCincinnatiOhioNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea2a86076d0343adbd2b728eef755d74Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:25:31 GMTHarden's triple-double leads Rockets over Pistons 103-93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5744f3b01f9b4aaf8365219121243ea2HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 38 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists for his third triple-double this season and the Houston Rockets snapped a two-game skid with a 103-93 win over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.By KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5744f3b01f9b4aaf8365219121243ea2Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:45:29 GMTRandolph, Gasol lead Grizzlies past Lakers 97-90http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22b820269c23414ca41c9b51e4c71b7cMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Zach Randolph had 24 points and 13 rebounds, Marc Gasol scored nine of his 18 in the fourth quarter and the Memphis Grizzlies rallied for a 97-90 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.By CLAY BAILEYsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22b820269c23414ca41c9b51e4c71b7cSat, 07 Mar 2015 04:01:20 GMTJeff Gordon to meet with NASCAR to discuss safety measureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2450cc9d83843028248f80e4400d6fbLAS VEGAS (AP) — Jeff Gordon, upset after a hard hit into a concrete wall at Atlanta, said Friday he'll meet with NASCAR next week to discuss safety initiatives.By JENNA FRYERsSportsAthlete injuriesAutomobile racingNASCARProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessAthlete healthLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2450cc9d83843028248f80e4400d6fbSat, 07 Mar 2015 01:41:34 GMTDubinsky back with a goal and assist, Columbus stops skidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ed60a6fabb146de8c1ca6f78e1ba042NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Brandon Dubinsky had a goal and an assist in returning to the lineup from a concussion, and the injury-riddled Columbus Blue Jackets snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.By TOM CANAVANsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ed60a6fabb146de8c1ca6f78e1ba042Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:46:38 GMTGraves, Lady Vols roll past Georgia 75-41 in SEC tourneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1087b150ebec49b69722a968c8e540bbNORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Bashaara Graves had 13 points and 11 rebounds to help Tennessee reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament semifinals for a 22nd straight season with a 75-41 win over Georgia on Friday night.By KURT VOIGTsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsGeorgiaTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1087b150ebec49b69722a968c8e540bbSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:13:44 GMTCorrection: China-Military Budget storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdebb5abda234a55a1d1a6f82a68f941BEIJING (AP) — In a story March 5 about China's military budget, The Associated Press incorrectly quoted Adam Liff, assistant professor at Indiana University's School of Global and International Studies. In the paragraph beginning, "In my view ..." the word "myself" should be "itself." The subsequent paragraph was wrongly attributed to Liff. It does not carry any attribution.iBusinessGeneral newsInternational incidentsEconomyTerritorial disputesMilitary and defenseGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsWar and unrestChinaBeijingEast AsiaUnited StatesGreater ChinaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdebb5abda234a55a1d1a6f82a68f941Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:12:08 GMTWizards hold off furious Heat rally in 99-97 victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bf15e30ec234e2fab2e117a46e7f2ecWASHINGTON (AP) — Nene scored 20 points, Marcin Gorat added 14 points and 17 rebounds and the Washington Wizards blew all but one point of a 35-point lead before holding off the short-handed Miami Heat 99-97 on Friday night.sSportsProtests and demonstrationsMen's basketballPolitical and civil unrestGeneral newsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bf15e30ec234e2fab2e117a46e7f2ecSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:47:52 GMTColorado stuns No. 8 Oregon State 68-65 in Pac-12 quartershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23d01b98da7640448fb05ea1c2b7beebSEATTLE (AP) — Lexy Kresl scored 19 points, Jamee Swan picked up 11 of her 18 in the second half and Colorado stunned No. 8 Oregon State 68-65 on Friday night in the Pac-12 Conference tournament quarterfinals.By TIM BOOTHsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsOregonColoradoWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23d01b98da7640448fb05ea1c2b7beebSat, 07 Mar 2015 04:14:51 GMT2 San Francisco airport workers charged in smuggling schemehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03530c640a4140f1b574dfaa34b1a1a1SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say two security screeners at San Francisco International Airport have been charged with allowing methamphetamine to be smuggled through carry-on luggage at an airport checkpoint in exchange for money.aGeneral newsDrug-related crimeSmugglingCrimeTransportation safetyTransportationSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03530c640a4140f1b574dfaa34b1a1a1Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:33:12 GMTNo. 25 Murray State rallies, beats Morehead State 80-77http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/564ffbce03984314a670c7d8126696aaNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The 25th-ranked Murray State Racers have had some great finishes this season to keep the nation's second-longest winning streak alive.By TERESA M. WALKERsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballMen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsMurrayKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/564ffbce03984314a670c7d8126696aaSat, 07 Mar 2015 04:04:14 GMTCalifornia man sentenced to probation in plane groping casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a54a5079e51940e9ba988abd3f13aeabSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A California man accused of groping and sexually propositioning a teenage girl on a flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City was sentenced to three years of probation Friday.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeArrestsLaw and orderCaliforniaSalt Lake CityUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a54a5079e51940e9ba988abd3f13aeabSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:11:20 GMTPacers hold off charging Bulls 98-84 for 4th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/105d8abab17041aab5f7561b52f4aeafINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana keeps finding different ways to survive games without Paul George. On Friday, they simply wore down weary Chicago.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballIndianaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/105d8abab17041aab5f7561b52f4aeafSat, 07 Mar 2015 03:56:23 GMTNHL Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a41836d344d47d9bf582528bd272296RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mikael Granlund and Zach Parise scored in a two-minute span of the third period as the Minnesota Wild won their fifth game in a row, defeating the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 Friday night.By The Associated PresssSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyOttawaCalgaryOntarioCanadaNorth AmericaAlbertahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a41836d344d47d9bf582528bd272296Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:59:07 GMTOn Nique's night, Hawks pull away in 4th to beat Cavs 106-97http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f44bd817758d4598953539f9c032e5f1ATLANTA (AP) — LeBron James tossed a pass to no one in the corner. He argued about a call so vehemently that he received a technical. By the end of his frustrating night, the Atlanta Hawks had sent a clear message to the King:By PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f44bd817758d4598953539f9c032e5f1Sat, 07 Mar 2015 04:10:16 GMTHayward leads Jazz past 76ers 89-83http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd045d4b69904e9f940fa74b902fb5b6PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gordon Hayward scored 25 points to lead the Utah Jazz past the Philadelphia 76ers 89-83 on Friday night.By AARON BRACYsSportsSports transactionsMen's sportsMen's basketballSports businessProfessional basketballBasketballPhiladelphiaUtahPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd045d4b69904e9f940fa74b902fb5b6Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:53:42 GMTEx-Cabinet official Donna Shalala to lead Clinton Foundationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11681c7d7eca47db9a7df16b1892f379WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Health and Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala has been tapped to run the Clinton Foundation as Hillary Rodham Clinton prepares for her expected 2016 presidential campaign and the philanthropy faces scrutiny of its fundraising practices.By KEN THOMASwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical fundraisingCabinetsMiamiDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11681c7d7eca47db9a7df16b1892f379Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:24:09 GMTOladipo scores 32 points, Magic hold off Kings 119-114http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f0a11d59a7d412c886adc715591e6ddORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Victor Oladipo had 32 points, 10 assists and five steals and the Orlando Magic held on to beat the Sacramento Kings 119-114 on Friday night.By KYLE HIGHTOWERsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballOrlandoFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f0a11d59a7d412c886adc715591e6ddSat, 07 Mar 2015 03:09:23 GMTWizards hold off Heat rally in 99-97 victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90be49cb56f1471786fb608540660f3aWASHINGTON (AP) — Nene scored 20 points, Marcin Gorat added 14 points and 17 rebounds and the Washington Wizards blew all but one point of a 35-point lead before holding off the short-handed Miami Heat 99-97 on Friday night.sSportsProtests and demonstrationsMen's basketballPolitical and civil unrestGeneral newsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90be49cb56f1471786fb608540660f3aSat, 07 Mar 2015 02:52:07 GMTNo. 20 Florida Gulf Coast women race past N. Florida 74-35http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3af56cd1b11147cb9768c7c018387ce7FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Jenna Cobb and Kaneisha Atwater scored 12 points apiece to lead top-seeded No. 20 Florida Gulf Coast to a 74-35 win over eighth-seeded North Florida in the Atlantic Sun Conference quarterfinals Friday night.sSportsWomen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsFort MyersFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3af56cd1b11147cb9768c7c018387ce7Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:26:12 GMTA-Rod hitless with walk in 2nd game, Pirates top Yankeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/436e1873b2824a6b9b36382c66039c46TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez went 0 for 2 with a walk in his second exhibition game Friday night, a New York Yankees' split-squad 3-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsMLB Spring TrainingAthlete injuriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew York CityTampaPhiladelphiaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridaPennsylvaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/436e1873b2824a6b9b36382c66039c46Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:53:11 GMTAuthorities provide security for holdout juror in Arias casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833a4b431c3e45f2b30e8f0b0bed6b00PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities were providing security Friday for the sole juror who voted to spare the life of convicted murderer Jodi Arias.By JACQUES BILLEAUD and TERRY TANGaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/833a4b431c3e45f2b30e8f0b0bed6b00Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:13:51 GMTHudler's 2 goals lift Flames over Red Wings 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/617bb0c2d1754accb4b4b97383bc7a43DETROIT (AP) — Jiri Hudler scored twice against his former team, and the Calgary Flames beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Friday night.By NOAH TRISTERsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsDetroitCalgaryMichiganUnited StatesNorth AmericaAlbertaCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/617bb0c2d1754accb4b4b97383bc7a43Sat, 07 Mar 2015 03:18:40 GMTLynch returning to Seahawks with new contracthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e3461703c2c495eaa7d317c7de9b4d5RENTON, Wash. (AP) — "Beast Mode" is getting paid.By TIM BOOTHsSportsProfessional footballSports transactionsSports businessFootballWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e3461703c2c495eaa7d317c7de9b4d5Sat, 07 Mar 2015 02:12:45 GMTWeaver sharp in first spring outing, Angels blank Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9744ea95b291457fbaad134b5a97f624TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels ace Jered Weaver pitched 2 2-3 sharp innings Friday in a 3-0 win over the Colorado Rockies.sSportsSports transactionsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSports businessEventsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9744ea95b291457fbaad134b5a97f624Sat, 07 Mar 2015 01:29:46 GMTThomas leads Celtics past Pelicans, 104-98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df98c4da1ca14a9d8d6008187867aa7bNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 14 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter and the Boston Celtics won for the fifth time in seven games, 104-98 over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night.By BRETT MARTELsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df98c4da1ca14a9d8d6008187867aa7bSat, 07 Mar 2015 03:32:04 GMTLawyer defends gender bias probe at Silicon Valley firmhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a30c26c2904f4569ba92536b1fa00b54SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An attorney hired by one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms to investigate a complaint of gender discrimination defended his efforts on Friday, saying the alleged bias was not substantiated.By SUDHIN THANAWALAhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyWorkplace discriminationHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsPersonnelLabor issuesGender issuesProfessional servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a30c26c2904f4569ba92536b1fa00b54Sat, 07 Mar 2015 01:48:54 GMTFormer Vice President Walter Mondale hospitalized with fluhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c03269e14c34c06a943bc402c7a532bMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Vice President Walter Mondale is hospitalized with the flu.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c03269e14c34c06a943bc402c7a532bSat, 07 Mar 2015 01:59:25 GMTDuke pollution could continue under proposed permitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53fd230a65f454080e64c03af19eee2RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy could legally leak pollutants from some of its coal ash dumps under new wastewater permits proposed Friday by North Carolina regulators.By MICHAEL BIESECKER and MITCH WEISSaBusinessGeneral newsEnvironmental concernsWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureCrimeEnvironmental laws and regulationsGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsLegislationLegislatureWaste managementNatural resource managementNorth CarolinaCharlotteUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53fd230a65f454080e64c03af19eee2Sat, 07 Mar 2015 01:42:13 GMT