FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Apr 2014 20:26:04 -0700Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy, Mass. (AP) — The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday.aGeneral newsMissing personsCrimeLegal proceedingsSocial affairsViolent crimeLaw and orderHuman welfareSocial issuesMassachusettsWorcesterFitchburgUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 00:15:55 GMTWilliams scores 24 as Nets beat Raptors 94-87 (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets made a case for the important of playoff experience in their opening victory over the Toronto Raptors.IAN HARRISONsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsEventsBrooklynTorontoNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanada, 19 Apr 2014 21:20:08 GMTBraves pull Kimbrel, hold off Mets 7-5 YORK (AP) — Jordan Walden got the final out with the bases loaded after Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez pulled star closer Craig Kimbrel, and the Braves held off the New York Mets 7-5 Saturday night.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 02:58:59 GMT10 more bodies found inside South Korean ferry, South Korea (AP) — Divers have recovered 10 more bodies from inside the ferry that sank off South Korea. The confirmed death toll is now 46.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSouth KoreaEast AsiaAsia, 19 Apr 2014 23:46:43 GMTNASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies, Maine (AP) — John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.htGeneral newsScienceTechnologyThe MoonObituariesAstronomyIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMaineUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 02:53:02 GMTCalif. man says he was on Everest during avalanche ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A California man said he was on Mount Everest when an avalanche struck that killed at least 13 people.aGeneral newsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureSanta RosaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 23:34:48 GMTHawks take 1-0 lead by rolling past Pacers 101-93 (AP) — Jeff Teague scored a playoff career-high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth-seeded Atlanta rolled past top-seeded Indiana 101-93 on Saturday night, taking a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.MICHAEL MAROTsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsIndianaIndianapolisUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 01:58:36 GMTWarriors beat Clippers 109-105 in playoff opener ANGELES (AP) — The Golden State Warriors stumbled out of the gate, missing their first eight shots while falling behind by 11 points and forcing coach Mark Jackson to call two timeouts to steady his young team.BETH HARRISsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 00:19:54 GMTSan Francisco probe leading to entrapment claims FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI used millions of dollars, liquor and cigarettes seized in other cases and more than a dozen undercover operatives in an elaborate, seven-year sting operation targeting a San Francisco Chinatown association thought to be a front for a notorious organized crime syndicate.PAUL ELIASaGeneral newsCampaign finance improprietiesBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCriminal investigationsOrganized crimeLegal proceedingsPolitical corruptionCrimeIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsCampaignsElectionsLaw and orderPolitical issuesSan FranciscoUnited StatesCaliforniaNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:52:20 GMTEthier's HR propels Dodgers over Diamondbacks ANGELES (AP) — Andre Ethier hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from an early four-run deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-6 on Saturday.JOE RESNICKsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 03:11:17 GMTBeijing auto show opens amid market slowdown (AP) — Global and Chinese automakers are looking to the Beijing auto show to help boost sales in a slowing, intensely competitive market.iBusinessGeneral newsAutomobile showsFinancial crisisIndustry conferences and trade showsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsAutomobilesLifestyleEconomyFinancial marketsChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 20 Apr 2014 00:39:10 GMTHanigan, Archer key Rays 16-1 win over Yankees PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Hanigan homered twice and had six RBIs, and Chris Archer continued his dominance over the Yankees as the Tampa Bay Rays routed New York 16-1 on Saturday night.MARK DIDTLERsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew York CityFloridaTampaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 02:37:09 GMTTenn. ammunition plant explosion ruled accidental, Tenn. (AP) — A preliminary investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has determined that a deadly explosion at a Tennessee ammunition plant was accidental.aGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:28:29 GMTBraun homers twice, rallies Brewers over Pirates (AP) — Ryan Braun hit two homers, including a two-run shot with two outs in the ninth inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 Saturday night.JOHN PERROTTOsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballSports businessAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 02:34:16 GMTAlvarez pitches Marlins past Mariners 7-0 (AP) — Henderson Alvarez won for the first time since his no-hitter to end the 2013 season, pitching a two-hitter to help the Miami Marlins beat the Seattle Mariners 7-0 Saturday.STEVEN WINEsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 01:40:24 GMTHundreds paddle out for surf icon Hobie Alter POINT, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of surfers and rowers have honored Hobie Alter's request by paddling out in the Pacific in his memory.aGeneral newsCaliforniaSanta AnaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:44:07 GMTHate crime charge in NY attack on Sikh professor YORK (AP) — A man accused of pulling the beard of a Sikh professor before a group of young men who had called the professor "Osama" and a "terrorist" attacked him, has been arrested and charged with a hate crime, police said Saturday.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsHate crimesReligious strifeCrimeLaw and orderViolent crime, 20 Apr 2014 01:30:52 GMTMayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants, Pa. (AP) — The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won't be going to bed hungry.aOdditiesMunicipal governmentsRestaurantsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsFood and drinkLifestylePennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 22:56:39 GMTHoly fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem (AP) — The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox Easter rites.IAN DEITCHiGeneral newsChristianityFiresReligionSocial affairsAccidents and disastersJerusalemIsraelWest BankMiddle EastPalestinian territories, 19 Apr 2014 21:00:43 GMTJuan Gabriel released from Las Vegas hospital VEGAS (AP) — Mexican singer Juan Gabriel plans to resume his tour concerts May 1 after being released from a Las Vegas hospital.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 00:16:31 GMTCarriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home YORK (AP) — Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with him that the city's carriage horses should keep working.VERENA DOBNIKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentAnimal welfareCelebrityAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSocial issuesSocial affairsNew York CityNew YorkManhattanUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:42:02 GMTQuigg stops Munyai to keep WBA super-bantam title, England (AP) — Scott Quigg of Britain retained his WBA super-bantamweight title by stopping substitute Tshifhiwa Munyai of South Africa in the second round on Saturday.sSportsManchesterEnglandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Apr 2014 23:13:06 GMTHometown favorite wants to win Boston, for Boston (AP) — Shalane Flanagan grew up in nearby Marblehead with a reverence for the Boston Marathon and dreamed, like many locals and foreign runners alike, that she would win the race someday.JIMMY GOLENaGeneral newsSportsWomen's track and fieldMen's track and fieldWomen's sportsBoston MarathonTrack and fieldMarathonsMen's sportsBoston Marathon bombingEventsBombingsMassachusettsBostonUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 23:24:08 GMTLewis gets 1st win in 2 years, Texas 6-3 over WSox, Texas (AP) — Colby Lewis pitched into the sixth inning for his first win in nearly two years, Prince Fielder homered and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox 6-3 on Saturday night.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 03:05:27 GMTPost-rehab, injured snowy owl released into wild, Wis. (AP) — A rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation's capital flew back into the wild on Saturday, after weeks of rehab in Minnesota and procedures to replace its flight feathers.aGeneral newsOwlsBirdsAnimalsWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental conservation and preservationMinnesotaSuperiorUnited StatesNorth AmericaWisconsin, 19 Apr 2014 21:15:04 GMTMan detained after threats at LA Times building ANGELES (AP) — A man suspected of making threatening statements about a shooting and forcing the lockdown of the Los Angeles Times building was being held Saturday for a mental health evaluation, police said.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrime, 20 Apr 2014 01:42:04 GMTLyles' pitching, Morneau's HR key Rockies' win (AP) — Jordan Lyles pitched effectively into the eighth inning, Justin Morneau hit a two-run homer, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 Saturday night.DENNIS GEORGATOSsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballMen's sportsProfessional baseballAthlete healthColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 03:08:47 GMTDonald shoots 66, takes lead at RBC Heritage HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Luke Donald believes he's got the right game on the right course — and is ready to make up for so many near-misses at the RBC Heritage.PETE IACOBELLIsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfHilton Head IslandSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 00:49:54 GMTUS weighing military exercises in Eastern Europe (AP) — The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday. The exercises would follow Russia's buildup of forces near its border with Ukraine and its annexation last month of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.LOLITA C. BALDORwMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsGeneral newsTroop deploymentsWar and unrestEuropePolandEastern EuropeEstoniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 23:32:13 GMTMan detained after LA Times building lockdown ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man who allegedly made threatening statements, forcing the lockdown of the Los Angeles Times building, is being held for a mental health evaluation.aGeneral news, 20 Apr 2014 00:31:14 GMTHate crime charge in NYC attack on Sikh professor YORK (AP) — A man police say pulled the beard of a Sikh professor last year in New York City has been charged with a hate crime.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsHate crimesCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 00:52:04 GMTRoyals bullpen holds on for 5-4 victory over Twins CITY, Mo. (AP) — Bruce Chen labored through five innings before the Kansas City Royals' bullpen took over, shutting down the Minnesota Twins the rest of the way in a 5-4 victory Saturday.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:15:32 GMT13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche, Nepal (AP) — Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsSportsSearch and rescue effortsWeatherMountainsWinter weatherNatural disastersAccidents and disastersOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 20 Apr 2014 00:50:38 GMTSub search for missing jet to be finished in week, Australia (AP) — A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane continued to dive Sunday after completing about half of its search on the bottom of the Indian Ocean with no luck, prompting an official to express the urgent need to find something that can help solve the mysterious disappearance six weeks ago.MARGIE MASONiBusinessGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAustraliaMalaysiaKuala LumpurIndian OceanOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 20 Apr 2014 03:05:53 GMT10 more bodies found inside sunken ferry by divers, South Korea (AP) — Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said Sunday. The discovery came after rescuers finally gained access to the inside of the ship following three days of failure and frustration caused by strong currents and bad visibility due to inclement weather.FOSTER KLUGHYUNG-JIN KIMiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsia, 20 Apr 2014 00:31:41 GMTBlues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, take 2-0 lead LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko and St. Louis were in trouble Saturday before a vicious hit by Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook provided an opening for the Blues.R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeySt. LouisChicagoMissouriUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinois, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:17 GMTA's score 3 in 9th, rally past Astros 4-3, Calif. (AP) — Josh Reddick hit an RBI single that capped a three-run rally in the ninth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 4-3 on Saturday.MICHAEL WAGAMANsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 23:40:59 GMTJimenez leads Langer by 1 shot in Greater Gwinnett, Ga. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez, extending his impressive Champions Tour debut, shot 2-under 70 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over defending champion Bernhard Langer into the final round of the Greater Gwinnett Championship.CHARLES ODUMsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 23:03:15 GMTJack White records songs, releases vinyl in hours, Tenn. (AP) — Jack White played his new single "Lazaretto" for a couple of hundred fans on Record Store Day and four hours later a copy of the performance was available on a limited run of vinyl.KRISTIN M. HALLeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 00:36:28 GMTHarper pulled for not hustling, Nats fall to Cards (AP) — Bryce Harper hit the ball to the mound, jogged to first base and took a right turn to the dugout before getting halfway down the basepath.DAVID GINSBURGsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsExerciseDiet and exerciseLifestyleDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:59:02 GMTLyles' pitching, reversed call key Rockies' win (AP) — Jordan Lyles pitched effectively into the eighth inning and Colorado was aided by a reversed call that produced its first run in the Rockies' 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.DENNIS GEORGATOSsSportsBaseballMen's sportsProfessional baseball, 20 Apr 2014 02:52:19 GMTJapan minister at shrine honoring war criminals (AP) — A Japanese Cabinet minister on Sunday visited a Tokyo shrine that honors the dead including war criminals, in what has repeatedly caused friction with Japan's neighbors.YURI KAGEYAMAiGeneral newsWorld War IIWar crimesCabinetsGovernment and politicsEventsWar and unrestJapanEast AsiaChinaAsiaGreater China, 20 Apr 2014 02:43:28 GMTCreeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town, Wyo. (AP) — No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.MATTHEW BROWNMEAD GRUVERaGeneral newsScienceNatural disastersMunicipal governmentsAccidents and disastersWeatherLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsJacksonWyomingUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:41:56 GMTMrs. Obama to appear on May episode of 'Nashville' (AP) — Michelle Obama is going a little bit country.wArts and entertainmentGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainment, 19 Apr 2014 21:34:40 GMTWie shoots 67, wins LPGA LOTTE Championship, Hawaii (AP) — Michelle Wie rallied from four strokes back entering the day to shoot a 5-under 67 on Saturday and win the LPGA LOTTE Championship.KAITLIN SAWYERsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 03:05:17 GMTBlue Jackets edge Penguins 4-3 in double overtime (AP) — Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.WILL GRAVESsSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Apr 2014 03:11:00 GMTRaptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Nets (AP) — Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs.sSportsNBA PlayoffsLanguageMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsEventsSocial affairsTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 21:42:04 GMTDivers begin pulling bodies from sunken ferry, South Korea (AP) — After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea's southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the confirmed death toll to 49, officials said.FOSTER KLUGHYUNG-JIN KIMiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMissing personsAthlete healthCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationSportsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsia, 20 Apr 2014 02:55:07 GMTFrance, United States tied at 1 in Fed Cup LOUIS (AP) — Madison Keys rallied for a three-set victory over Alize Cornet on Saturday, giving the United States a split of the opening two matches in its Fed Cup weekend against France.sSportsFed CupTennisWomen's tennisEventsWomen's sportsUnited StatesSt. LouisNorth AmericaMissouri, 20 Apr 2014 02:09:10 GMTCubs hit 3 HRs, break loose to beat Reds 8-4 (AP) — Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a weeklong offensive funk and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 Saturday.JOHN JACKSONsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsIllinoisChicagoUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 22:10:33 GMT