FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:18:44 -0700'Spirit in the Sky' singer injured in California crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe603dc7586c4137b42c7de93355d509SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The singer-songwriter behind the 1969 rock hit "Spirit in the Sky" was hospitalized on Sunday after being critically injured in a Northern California car accident that killed a motorcyclist.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationSanta RosaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe603dc7586c4137b42c7de93355d509Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:34:09 GMTThunder rallies to 109-97 win at Phoenixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ede8b73eb03c4b6484cb6fec12e4bf64PHOENIX (AP) — Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night.By MIKE CRANSTONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballPortlandPhoenixOklahoma CityMaineUnited StatesNorth AmericaArizonaOklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ede8b73eb03c4b6484cb6fec12e4bf64Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:50:59 GMTBusiness forecasters boost 2-year outlook for US economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5d2653b97c41e1890c7e43a17de42aWASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth.By The Associated PressfBusinessPricesConsumer spendingEconomyWeather forecastsEnergy industryIndustriesLabor economyLeading economic indicatorsWeatherGeneral newsUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d5d2653b97c41e1890c7e43a17de42aMon, 30 Mar 2015 04:01:00 GMTAustralia mandates at least 2 people stay in cockpitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cffab1aaabe6481392497cab3da6e412CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia on Monday responded to the Germanwings air disaster but mandating that at least two crew members be present at all times in cockpits of larger domestic and international airliners.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashDisappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370Mental healthEventsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationHealthAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cffab1aaabe6481392497cab3da6e412Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:05:58 GMTWoods falls out of the top 100 in the worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7411dfbd2f0a4398b4d36a62cd0943aaVIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — For the first time since 1996, Tiger Woods is not among the top 100 golfers in the world ranking.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7411dfbd2f0a4398b4d36a62cd0943aaMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:03:49 GMTTimberlake offers positive words at iHeartRadio Music Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33325ca31e54f2dab58c0d2a3399105The iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards.By MESFIN FEKADUaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityAward showsiHeartRadio Music AwardsFashion designEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33325ca31e54f2dab58c0d2a3399105Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:18:10 GMTThree No. 1 seeds in the Final Fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/693f616a8edc469b91583629b4e6068cIf you liked the look of last year's Final Four, you will love the 2015 edition.By JIM O'CONNELLaGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's basketballCollege basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsKentuckyMichiganWisconsinIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/693f616a8edc469b91583629b4e6068cMon, 30 Mar 2015 01:46:46 GMTJackson helps Cubs blank Royals 7-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc1affeffad14b73a9c1da3d886d4611SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Edwin Jackson arrived at the ballpark in time for a solid spring start with the Chicago Cubs.By ALAN ESKEWsSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc1affeffad14b73a9c1da3d886d4611Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:14:34 GMTKelly Kraft wins Web.com Tour's Louisiana Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5d07e2203394308b7046b014a5c8d94BROUSSARD, La. (AP) — Kelly Kraft won the Louisiana Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 in windy conditions for a one-stroke victory at Le Triomphe.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5d07e2203394308b7046b014a5c8d94Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:07:11 GMT10 Things to Know for Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/358cf6efd6164c3780d0f5ca8fbd0682Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsState legislatureEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessLegislatureGovernment and politicsState governmentsMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/358cf6efd6164c3780d0f5ca8fbd0682Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:10:37 GMTGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81b47c6f1b644b39875ade28d800a57eSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jimmy Walker won his hometown Texas Open on Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.By The Associated PresssSportsWomen's golfGolfMen's golfWomen's sportsMen's sportsLouisianaSan AntonioFloridaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81b47c6f1b644b39875ade28d800a57eMon, 30 Mar 2015 01:41:41 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d849be9e4a140f1b1749cf9f49a0cb0Today is Monday, March 30, the 89th day of 2015. There are 276 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaWorld War IIEventsUnited StatesRussiaOhioNew York CityNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropeNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d849be9e4a140f1b1749cf9f49a0cb0Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:20 GMTToews' late goal lifts Blackhawks past Jets 4-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dbe2ea731214a478517f362221f3913WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jonathan Toews deflected in the winning goal with 31 seconds left in regulation to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Sunday night.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyWinnipegManitobaCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dbe2ea731214a478517f362221f3913Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:51:14 GMTEvo Morales' party loses La Paz in Bolivian electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f53cacaeb5534735bf8659f39efe7305LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — President Evo Morales' governing party has suffered serious setbacks in local and regional elections in Bolivia, with unofficial results showing it losing the capital of La Paz and several key governorships.iGeneral newsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsGovernment and politicsBoliviaLa PazSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f53cacaeb5534735bf8659f39efe7305Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:08:03 GMTOff-duty, undercover LAPD officer shot at in neighborhoodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaaa02641bd74a5686d1491b55bcfd72LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities have detained a man suspected of shooting at an off-duty Los Angeles police officer from a car before fleeing the scene at a suburban neighborhood in northern Los Angeles county.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaaa02641bd74a5686d1491b55bcfd72Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:52:40 GMTDuke back in Final Four after 66-52 win over Gonzagahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52a9c3c6c2284bf6a3bd0109d90bfca2HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski is living in the moment with his youngest team ever, not thinking too much about the significance of his latest trip to the NCAA Final Four.By STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballMen's basketballCoachingEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsTexasHoustonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52a9c3c6c2284bf6a3bd0109d90bfca2Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:57:53 GMTRollins helps Dodgers beat Rangers 10-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98f94f19bb3c40eab59e8c0801a67471GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimmy Rollins hit a leadoff double in Los Angeles' five-run third inning, and a split-squad of Dodgers beat the Texas Rangers 10-5 in spring training on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingAthlete injuriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sportsAthlete healthArizonaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98f94f19bb3c40eab59e8c0801a67471Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:54:54 GMTLincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f47df61968d4e89a1bd8607a92f240fDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Elvis Presley had one; so did Clark Gable. It was even the sedan of presidents. Then the name vanished amid an invasion of newer luxury cars from Europe and Asia.By DEE-ANN DURBINaBusinessGeneral newsAutomobile showsIndustry conferences and trade showsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAutomobilesLifestyleCorporate newsChinaUnited StatesMichiganGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f47df61968d4e89a1bd8607a92f240fMon, 30 Mar 2015 04:07:37 GMTTsunami warning issued for parts of Pacific after earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b67d359d6c34cfca902e25d049521acSYDNEY (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning for vast swathes of the Pacific and as far north as Russia.By KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTravelWeather forecastsLifestyleWeatherNatural disastersEarth scienceAccidents and disastersSciencePapua New GuineaAustraliaPort MoresbyJapanOceaniaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b67d359d6c34cfca902e25d049521acMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:58:38 GMTAiling Wade, aching Heat find a way to beat Pistons, 109-102http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6167634d6b1486ca50a9f7c2b34c82fMIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, Udonis Haslem set season highs with 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the undermanned Miami Heat beat the Detroit Pistons 109-102 on Sunday night.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6167634d6b1486ca50a9f7c2b34c82fMon, 30 Mar 2015 00:42:27 GMTClippers beat Celtics 119-106 for 7th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfde51d2520346f3a0b0ebb11e407563BOSTON (AP) — J.J. Redick scored 27 points, Chris Paul had 21 points and 10 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Boston Celtics 119-106 on Sunday for their seventh consecutive win.By KEN POWTAKsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfde51d2520346f3a0b0ebb11e407563Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:01:27 GMTOfficial: 2 found dead in rubble believed to be missing menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b83869ac3cdd461abecbceeb6f5ba50cNEW YORK (AP) — Two bodies were found Sunday amid rubble from the Manhattan apartment building collapse three days earlier and authorities said everyone was accounted for since the apparent gas explosion that caused a massive fire and altogether leveled three buildings and damaged a fourth.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsExplosionsMissing personsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b83869ac3cdd461abecbceeb6f5ba50cMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:06:00 GMTSmall tsunami generated in Pacific after earthquakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d3178f2a10b4381a020e6017a3383fbSYDNEY (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, generating a small tsunami and frightening locals near the epicenter, but prompting no reports of damage or injuries.By KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTravelWeather forecastsLifestyleWeatherNatural disastersAccidents and disastersPapua New GuineaAustraliaPort MoresbyOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d3178f2a10b4381a020e6017a3383fbMon, 30 Mar 2015 03:31:03 GMTSouth Carolina earns 1st Final Four berth, beats FSU 80-74http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3009b7a23c4e08b25d41c102920c02GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley climbed the ladder, snipped the final strand of net and raised it as thousands of garnet-clad fans cheered.By JOEDY McCREARYsSportsCollege basketballNCAA Women's Division I Basketball ChampionshipWomen's sportsWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsEventsFloridaSouth CarolinaTampaNorth CarolinaGreensboroAsheboroUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3009b7a23c4e08b25d41c102920c02Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:34:58 GMTAP PHOTOS: As the Lincoln Continental returns; a look backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06ec9afee5f74de9af59055a7ee12cd4Ford Motor Co. said Monday that the Lincoln Continental is coming back after a 13-year hiatus. A concept version of the full-size Continental will be shown at the New York auto show this week. The production car goes on sale next year.By The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsAutomobile showsIndustry conferences and trade showsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAutomobilesLifestyleCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/06ec9afee5f74de9af59055a7ee12cd4Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:17:21 GMTArab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ed01fb308dd4b3f9366710839f860efSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.By HAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsInternational incidentsEvacuationsDiplomacyWar and unrestMilitant groupsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsYemenMiddle EastIranSaudi ArabiaLebanonPakistanSanaaUnited StatesRiyadhEgyptSouth AsiaIraqAsiaNorth AmericaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ed01fb308dd4b3f9366710839f860efMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:05:42 GMTOfficials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad1c60554bb54bc582e292ec3bb5fc52LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Iran is considering demands for further cuts to its uranium enrichment program but is pushing back on how long it must limit technology it could use to make atomic arms, Western officials involved in the nuclear talks said Sunday.By GEORGE JAHN and MATTHEW LEEhtGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNuclear weaponsInternational agreementsWeapons technologyLegislatureInternational relationsWeapons of mass destructionTechnologyTehranIranIsraelUnited StatesMiddle EastSwitzerlandRussiaYemenNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad1c60554bb54bc582e292ec3bb5fc52Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:10:29 GMTUC Berkeley student missing after leaving Los Angeles partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbdbdf1116de4bdca4f0fff6843de1aeLOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities and concerned relatives and friends sought the public's help on Sunday in finding a University of California, Berkeley student who went missing after he left a party near the University of Southern California.aGeneral newsEducationSocial affairsBerkeleyCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbdbdf1116de4bdca4f0fff6843de1aeMon, 30 Mar 2015 01:55:46 GMTHundreds celebrate, 4 arrested after MSU Final Four advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f315715fb5d94079bfba449f6c4e6ad1EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan State University students and fans have gathered at the team's home basketball arena to celebrate the victory that sent them to the Final Four of the NCAA men's tournament.aGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's sportsCollege sportsArrestsMen's basketballCollege basketballEventsBasketballLaw and orderCrimeMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f315715fb5d94079bfba449f6c4e6ad1Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:44:12 GMTOregon home demolished after diesel dumped into basementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d85c91d0df73415f987d38ed25bca11ePENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon couple took it all in stride as they watched the demolition of a house they owned for nearly 30 years.aGeneral newsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAccidentsAccidents and disastersAgricultureIndustriesBusinessPendletonOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d85c91d0df73415f987d38ed25bca11eMon, 30 Mar 2015 01:32:59 GMTAsian stocks mostly higher after Yellen rate rise remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f2c30115a9e4ca8ae5ca35f60784131HONG KONG (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher Monday as investors digested Fed chief Janet Yellen's comments signaling U.S. interest rates were expected to rise sometime this year but when they did they would do so gradually.By KELVIN CHANiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyEast AsiaHong KongUnited StatesAsiaChinaGreater ChinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f2c30115a9e4ca8ae5ca35f60784131Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:23:27 GMTNBCSN's Engblom gets stitches after struck in head by puckhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091d7f3686b9433b96f60b4ba926fb13PITTSBURGH (AP) — NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091d7f3686b9433b96f60b4ba926fb13Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:38:38 GMTCristie Kerr rallies to end victory drought on LPGA Tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6413d7b66c324954ab9b3bfd31dd0dc5CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — The birdie putts had not even reached the hole when Cristie Kerr marched right after them because she knew they were going in. Sunday at the Kia Classic had a familiar feeling to Kerr, even though so much in her life has changed.sSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6413d7b66c324954ab9b3bfd31dd0dc5Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:37:29 GMTJames scores 20 and Cavaliers slip past 76ers 87-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a6aa7ae05e45a4b351848fa46d8676CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers won't get style points for Sunday's 87-86 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.sSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a6aa7ae05e45a4b351848fa46d8676Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:09:27 GMTProvidence beats Denver 4-1 to advance to Frozen Fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/571942d3f7f44b9ba1f80a63aa0a6bd9PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Tom Parisi broke a tie on a power play with 5:01 left and Providence beat Denver 4-1 on Sunday night in the NCAA East Regional final to advance to the Frozen Four.By MIKE SCANDURAsSportsCollege hockeyCollege sportsHockeyProvidenceOmahaNebraskaRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/571942d3f7f44b9ba1f80a63aa0a6bd9Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:26:05 GMTNets keep up playoff push, beat Lakers for 3rd straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9fee78592940d3abe4fbac8483c390NEW YORK (AP) — Alan Anderson patrolled the locker room area in a Michigan State hat, screaming "Spartan!" so loudly that his teammates wondered how they could live with him for the next week.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9fee78592940d3abe4fbac8483c390Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:51:42 GMTPenguins beat Sharks 3-2 in shootouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bdfe771120b4482bf3a3d56011d3c79PITTSBURGH (AP) — David Perron and Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins won their second home game in as many days, 3-2 over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bdfe771120b4482bf3a3d56011d3c79Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:54:46 GMTNotre Dame beats Baylor, advances to 5th straight Final Fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30e8ed33d2c14eb088c05281f82439b7OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Notre Dame star Jewell Loyd struggled with her shot for the second straight game. Lindsay Allen was there again to help the Fighting Irish advance.By CLIFF BRUNTsSportsNCAA Women's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballWomen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsOklahomaOklahoma CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30e8ed33d2c14eb088c05281f82439b7Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:02:44 GMTKemp homers as Padres beat Mariners 8-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a8c033bda164444a33ff7776a06d893PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Matt Kemp and Wil Myers homered, leading Andrew Cashner and the San Diego Padres to an 8-5 exhibition win against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.By MIKE TULUMELLOsSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsSan DiegoArizonaSeattleCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaWashingtonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a8c033bda164444a33ff7776a06d893Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:33:08 GMTNebraska-Omaha beats RIT 4-0 to reach Frozen Fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54f31e368e7a4cd39f17c762cfa5e920SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Ryan Massa made 40 saves and Nebraska-Omaha beat Rochester Institute of Technology 4-0 on Sunday night in the NCAA Midwest Regional final to advance to the Frozen Four for the first time.sSportsCollege hockeyCollege sportsHockeySouth BendOmahaNebraskaIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54f31e368e7a4cd39f17c762cfa5e920Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:24:21 GMTGibson makes 26 saves, Ducks beat Devils for 3rd in rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfca747441034ceeacea82c2a7e6d632NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — John Gibson made 26 saves and the Anaheim Ducks took another step to securing the NHL's best regular-season record with a 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday night.By TOM CANAVANsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfca747441034ceeacea82c2a7e6d632Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:43:19 GMTPentagon chief mulls easing military enlistment standardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/054dc64a32654713836b6c629e49d348WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter is considering easing some military enlistment standards as part of a broader set of initiatives to better attract and keep quality service members and civilians across the Defense Department.By LOLITA C. BALDORwGovernment and politicsVeteransMilitary recruitmentMilitary and defenseNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/054dc64a32654713836b6c629e49d348Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:17:59 GMTHometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/059cb943490140948a40dc7282272e5fMONTABAUR, Germany (AP) — The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors blame the 27-year-old co-pilot for causing the plane crash that killed 150 people in southern France.By DOROTHEE THIESINGiBusinessGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashAccidentsEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationGermanyFranceSpainMarseilleWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/059cb943490140948a40dc7282272e5fMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:25:14 GMTPacers get back in playoff chase with 104-99 win over Dallashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f69648df7a8e41dead2b1ea9f0962c71INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana has already shifted into playoff gear.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsIndianaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f69648df7a8e41dead2b1ea9f0962c71Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:59:52 GMTLeonard has double-double to lead Spurs past Grizzlieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0c07b1531e460ab8808172bab281f0SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday.By RAUL DOMINGUEZsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete injuriesAthlete healthTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b0c07b1531e460ab8808172bab281f0Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:07:04 GMT2 dead after small plane crashes near Pennsylvania airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6edb7b2570c48fdb6855694ad4c9becWEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A small plane crash near a southeastern Pennsylvania airport Sunday took the lives of the only two people aboard the aircraft, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessWest ChesterPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6edb7b2570c48fdb6855694ad4c9becMon, 30 Mar 2015 01:37:42 GMTTaylor Swift wins artist of the year at iHeartRadio Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f429bd21048f4aa8b00a1526a6d42a3aThe iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards.By MESFIN FEKADUaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityAward showsiHeartRadio Music AwardsFashion designEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f429bd21048f4aa8b00a1526a6d42a3aMon, 30 Mar 2015 03:52:32 GMTChina evacuating from Yemen, suspending anti-piracy patrolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d4a26749339453e9c3091c20c4b5d66BEIJING (AP) — China is evacuating its citizens from Yemen and suspending anti-piracy patrols in the area amid the growing violence in the Middle Eastern country.iGeneral newsMaritime piracyEvacuationsCrimeChinaYemenMiddle EastGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d4a26749339453e9c3091c20c4b5d66Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:37:13 GMTWittman decries focus after Wizards' 99-91 loss to Rocketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/734ff587380c40dcbb168ba9bdb8ed7eWASHINGTON (AP) — For a team that entered the season with aspirations of winning 50 games and earning home-court advantage in the playoffs — the former now impossible, the likelihood of the latter fading quickly — John Wall's Washington Wizards sure are slumping down the stretch.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/734ff587380c40dcbb168ba9bdb8ed7eMon, 30 Mar 2015 00:48:50 GMTSmall plane crashes in Texas, at least 2 seriously hurthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df3fc102a6e547ebb6ae9b0b950b26bbGORDONVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a small plane crashed into a North Texas home, leaving at least two people seriously injured.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df3fc102a6e547ebb6ae9b0b950b26bbMon, 30 Mar 2015 01:41:35 GMT