FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:39:14 -08:00Trump pays surprise visit to his Washington hotelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43823717aa9e4aa1957f0d26997082afThu, 19 Jan 2017 04:05:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — He just couldn't stay away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43823717aa9e4aa1957f0d26997082afJackson helps Pistons cruise past Hawks 118-95http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/174e6bc1e9214f5bb74d484a1c523d15Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:30:07 GMTAUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Pistons were happy to be home after a five-game West Coast trip. They played like it, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/174e6bc1e9214f5bb74d484a1c523d15McDavid scores in overtime to lead Oilers past Panthers 4-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88a5d26f497472a82d34ba034a68f02Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:15:02 GMTEDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid scored the winning goal in overtime as the Edmonton Oilers won their fourth game in a row, 4-3 over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d88a5d26f497472a82d34ba034a68f02Kyrgios withdraws from doubles at Australian Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f891fde9a7d848ddb1b544dd1e01d73eThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:03:08 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the doubles at the Australian Open with an abdominal injury, a day after his five-set loss to Andreas Seppi in the singles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f891fde9a7d848ddb1b544dd1e01d73eDavis leads Pelicans past Magic 118-88http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e99a494ae3d4d5caadc798bf170b838Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:55:40 GMTNew Orleans (AP) — Given a huge assist by the NBA schedule-makers, the New Orleans Pelicans took full advantage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e99a494ae3d4d5caadc798bf170b838Maine man to be sentenced for killing girlfriend, 2 childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fed8092411bb4d99952e8b6a02c3208dThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:12:30 GMTBANGOR, Maine (AP) — A Maine man convicted of killing his girlfriend and her two children faces 25 years to life in prison when he's sentenced.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fed8092411bb4d99952e8b6a02c3208dRose powers slumping Knicks past Celtics 117-106http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b6c33a489c64332b5cf8e7d4f3d43d8Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:04:56 GMTBOSTON (AP) — New York's locker room door opened and music was blaring in the background.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b6c33a489c64332b5cf8e7d4f3d43d8Burns, Pavelski lead Sharks past rival LA Kings, 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4292544faed844d28a33c6cd5b048103Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:24:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Brent Burns, Joe Pavelski and Tommy Wingels scored in the San Jose Sharks' seventh win at Staples Center in their last eight trips, 3-2 over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4292544faed844d28a33c6cd5b048103Guatemalan president's brother, son detained in graft probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0271c5f3d0004b37978cab0b4c9e6db1Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:15:35 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan prosecutors detained the brother and son of President Jimmy Morales on Wednesday in a case of alleged corruption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0271c5f3d0004b37978cab0b4c9e6db1Pliskova, Konta continue winning runs in Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7202af9aa49f4cff89371cd21e9c5be4Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:01:36 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — U.S. Open finalist Karolina Pliskova has carried her title-winning form in the warmup tournament into the season's first major, dropping just four games en route to the third round at the Australian Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7202af9aa49f4cff89371cd21e9c5be4Virginia man convicted of 2006 slaying of family is executedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b10ba22374e84ac2867ecb62c9b0de4dThu, 19 Jan 2017 04:25:55 GMTJARRATT, Va. (AP) — A man convicted of killing a family of four, slashing their throats and setting their home ablaze after they left their front door open while preparing for a New Year's Day party in 2006, was executed Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b10ba22374e84ac2867ecb62c9b0de4dOklahoma shocks No. 7 West Virginia 89-87 in overtimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71b516ca914c4f7cafce14b844d27d92Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:58:26 GMTMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jordan Woodward's return from a leg injury has infused some hope in Oklahoma's season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71b516ca914c4f7cafce14b844d27d92Appeals court rejects Chicago gun-range restrictionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa4c026064749418a4dd5b6d9d7a079Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:14:25 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Court of Appeals handed Chicago another defeat in its effort to restrict the operation of gun ranges in the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa4c026064749418a4dd5b6d9d7a079Pavelec lifts Jets past Coyotes 6-3 in season debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adeea29eaaab4fc49056b59b39c68e63Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:05:16 GMTWINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Ondrej Pavelec was glad his long wait to get back to the NHL ended with a victory — even if it wasn't his best game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adeea29eaaab4fc49056b59b39c68e63$250,000 package OK'd for Honolulu police chief retirementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fefa283434c4cc99e27da995861ff65Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:20:42 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Honolulu Police Commission has agreed to allow embattled Police Chief Louis Kealoha to leave his job with a settlement package worth $250,000 that he would have to repay if he is convicted of a felony.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fefa283434c4cc99e27da995861ff65Home cooking: Wiz top Grizz 104-101, 13th win in row in DChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5050ada884c64adda76a083150935dd3Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:14:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Somehow, according to Tony Allen, the Memphis Grizzlies did not spend too much time discussing how to defend Washington Wizards forward Otto Porter Jr. heading into Wednesday night's game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5050ada884c64adda76a083150935dd3Fehr, Guentzel help Penguins top Canadiens 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95057ce7bc1745f9a80c4903b084fba6Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:58:14 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Matt Murray got back into form, and that's good news for the Pittsburgh Penguins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95057ce7bc1745f9a80c4903b084fba6Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6662c73e17e342bb8ee99e6537ab7272Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:01:14 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6662c73e17e342bb8ee99e6537ab7272Sheriff accused of meth theft pleads to felony, resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49bea7acd6f14f4aaac48deea76d736dThu, 19 Jan 2017 06:05:56 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A newly elected West Virginia sheriff who admitted he was a meth addict and was charged with stealing the drug from a police locker pleaded guilty to a felony and resigned from office Wednesday, a prosecutor said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49bea7acd6f14f4aaac48deea76d736dLeader of Australia's most populous state quitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbda1de5a87d45b88faf6cd68e1e25a4Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:28:55 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — The leader of Australia's most populous state resigned Thursday after his popularity plummeted over a series of decisions during 2016.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbda1de5a87d45b88faf6cd68e1e25a4Vegemite goes home: Oreo maker sells to Australia's Begahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0f12b39e27744579a2ad96fbb6e77a2Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:41:35 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Vegemite, the salty, brown spread beloved in Australia, is going home, purchased by an Australian dairy company from the maker of Oreos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0f12b39e27744579a2ad96fbb6e77a2The Latest: Milos Raonic through to 3rd round, beats Mullerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9361bd5536bf4e699f7ffa2c676bfb9cThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:53:21 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Thursday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9361bd5536bf4e699f7ffa2c676bfb9cNo. 16 Virginia beats Boston College 71-54http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c64f20ec77c4c2abe9911f7effc6c0aThu, 19 Jan 2017 04:12:26 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Virginia coach Tony Bennett talked about having a 10-man group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c64f20ec77c4c2abe9911f7effc6c0aHarden, Rockets beat Bucks 111-92http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b2bc4324c5643b19e4353f7fc1fbd22Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:04:50 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — James Harden and the Houston Rockets used their defense to get back on track.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b2bc4324c5643b19e4353f7fc1fbd22Durant dazzles against former Oklahoma City team once morehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/297bd600d3af41a99b1639e0aa4cfc97Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:20:05 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant dazzled against his old team once again with a season-best 40 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat Oklahoma City 121-100 on Wednesday night despite Russell Westbrook's 21st triple-double for the Thunder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/297bd600d3af41a99b1639e0aa4cfc97GOP lawmakers try to end Kansas governor's business tax cuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33e01ec84d914e0b91e8c1f100847ad7Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:21:32 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A push in Kansas to end an income tax break championed by Gov. Sam Brownback is being led by fellow Republicans in the GOP-controlled Legislature.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33e01ec84d914e0b91e8c1f100847ad7Fund created in honor of officer killed by marathon bombershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a07b6139a73c4a80baf17e1e2188c3aeThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:23:43 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The family of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer killed by the Boston Marathon bombers is creating a new foundation in his name.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a07b6139a73c4a80baf17e1e2188c3aeWere opportunities for clues from MH370 debris missed?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d951f7372f0d4819b1766e7698a484d0Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:42:21 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Three nations shelled out around $160 million and years' worth of work on the underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. The result: No plane. The only tangible — and arguably most important — clues into what happened to the aircraft have come courtesy of ordinary citizens, who bore the costs themselves.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d951f7372f0d4819b1766e7698a484d0No. 13 UCLA women rout rival Southern California 74-59http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa5c6c6fd9f74960a13a0dd0ed6963c0Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:11:16 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Monique Billings had 28 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 13 UCLA used a big second quarter to rout crosstown rival Southern California 74-59 on Wednesday night for its third straight victory and sixth in eight games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa5c6c6fd9f74960a13a0dd0ed6963c0$250,000 settlement OK'd for embattled Honolulu police chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55583c6417cd468a97763cec03236befThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:53:17 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Honolulu Police Commission agreed to a $250,000 settlement package for retirement with Police Chief Louis Kealoha, the target of a federal investigation involving allegations of civil rights abuses and corruption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55583c6417cd468a97763cec03236befAsian shares mixed, Japan's Nikkei gains on weaker yenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7606e707914ba993a3c427d5da4e5bThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:22:07 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Shares were meandering in sluggish trading in Asia on Thursday as investors awaited the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. Japan's benchmark rose after the dollar slipped against the yen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7606e707914ba993a3c427d5da4e5bAnthony Davis' 21 points lead Pelicans past Magic 118-98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7abb2c22d3a54a6890ea34ab7efcf27fThu, 19 Jan 2017 03:55:55 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis had 21 points and 15 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans cruised past the road-weary, short-handed Orlando Magic 118-98 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7abb2c22d3a54a6890ea34ab7efcf27fFormer President George H.W. Bush and wife hospitalizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7691572a57894402a755e2bc4bebd462Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:19:58 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, remain hospitalized in Houston, where he was in intensive care for pneumonia and she was being watched after complaining of fatigue and coughing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7691572a57894402a755e2bc4bebd462Red Wings' Vanek, Nielsen score in 6-5 SO win over Bruinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e142bd4d2b4e91af8da093f58428aaThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:02:59 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Thomas Vanek and the Detroit Red Wings have been perfect in shootouts this season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e142bd4d2b4e91af8da093f58428aaRaonic continues streak by reaching 3rd round in Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c5b7a2cfaeb4d22b572dda11420129dThu, 19 Jan 2017 06:16:11 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Third-seeded Milos Raonic ended one streak and continued another with a 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (4) Thursday over Gilles Muller to reach the third round at the Australian Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c5b7a2cfaeb4d22b572dda11420129dMideast expects big changes under Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747017ed17424f5fa1da23ffc5733bbaThu, 19 Jan 2017 06:17:26 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Donald Trump's all-but-dismissal of human rights as a foreign policy principle could land like an earthquake across a Middle East landscape beset by warring factions and beleaguered governments, with some players eyeing the prospect of once unimaginable new alliances.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747017ed17424f5fa1da23ffc5733bbaRyan's resume still has 1 glaring hole: a Super Bowl titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/770cabb2b3a34379bc9bebaac804b889Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:08:39 GMTFLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Matt Ryan knew the question was coming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/770cabb2b3a34379bc9bebaac804b889Already reeling, Mexico fears it has much to lose with Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29b846529d1a40b0a1bbfd18ef9e5f75Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:01:13 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Donald Trump's assumption of the U.S. presidency couldn't come at a worse time for Mexico.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29b846529d1a40b0a1bbfd18ef9e5f75At least 24 children killed when bus, truck collide in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15f4babab9b5406896aae33888236345Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:10:45 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — A truck loaded with sand collided with a school bus early Thursday, killing at least 24 young children in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15f4babab9b5406896aae33888236345Philippines, communist rebels resume peace talks in Romehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2fccd544e914b088ab9e5303bd8e12bThu, 19 Jan 2017 06:27:27 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine negotiators and communist guerrillas are set to resume peace talks in Rome, with the Maoist insurgents warning that alleged government violations of an accord on human rights may prompt them to end a monthslong ceasefire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2fccd544e914b088ab9e5303bd8e12bAt least 15 children killed when bus, truck collide in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db5f71d0a816448380c7594a069bd6d9Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:44:51 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Police say at least 15 young children were killed after a school bus collided with a truck loaded with sand in northern India.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db5f71d0a816448380c7594a069bd6d9Cincinnati Zoo says monkey is its 1st zoo baby born in 2017http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0310a59d985c4c19a96f8ee7cdcce20bThu, 19 Jan 2017 05:13:29 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo is welcoming its first zoo baby born this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0310a59d985c4c19a96f8ee7cdcce20b91-year-old man to attend 18th presidential inaugurationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03da0e60fc604cb2b9d6bd93bb7c6a98Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:28:48 GMTSALEM, N.J. (AP) — Although he's a Democrat who voted for Hillary Clinton, a 91-year-old New Jersey man will still be traveling to Washington to witness his 18th presidential inauguration in person.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03da0e60fc604cb2b9d6bd93bb7c6a98Lawmakers: Put pro-police blue lines on right side of lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/317151c8871a44a6bb1d23adbcc3a1b5Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:07:54 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two New Jersey congressmen have introduced legislation to allow towns to paint strips of blue on roadways to honor police after regulators said the tributes crossed the line of federal safety rules.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/317151c8871a44a6bb1d23adbcc3a1b5The Latest: Osaka impressed by Konta's 'big words'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc37183cfd9d4dbd91e91468dbbd93f8Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:41:01 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Thursday (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc37183cfd9d4dbd91e91468dbbd93f8Arizona's Trier tested positive for PEDhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20831b046e63400695d32c7b46adaf50Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:24:39 GMTTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona sophomore Allonzo Trier, who has yet to play this season, admitted Wednesday that he tested positive for a banned performance-enhancing drug.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20831b046e63400695d32c7b46adaf50Aaron Hernandez expected in court as murder trial nearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/085f3ec2733b4222aabdc9ec09ee3dd9Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:25:05 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez is expected in a Boston courtroom for a pretrial hearing in his upcoming double murder trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/085f3ec2733b4222aabdc9ec09ee3dd9Trump plans for Scottish resort spark new conflicts concernhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da027b5ddf7b449989dae4cc79e926d0Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:18:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump has vowed his company will do "no new foreign deals" while he is president. But he's left "new" and "deals" open to interpretation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da027b5ddf7b449989dae4cc79e926d0Embiid scores 26, 76ers beat Raptors 94-89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9905ae6e08f242e1878547c26b7db748Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:02:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid cupped both ears, imploring fans to cheer even louder, and flashed a wide smile as he soaked in the "MVP" and "Trust The Process" chants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9905ae6e08f242e1878547c26b7db748Obama praised for bridging gap between hip-hop, politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b90907da0947d88704132724d4da89Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:05:00 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Not only is President Barack Obama the nation's first black president, but it's safe to say he has been America's first hip-hop commander-in-chief.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b90907da0947d88704132724d4da89