FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 13 Feb 2016 19:48:38 -08:00Backup Hutton gets shutout in Preds 5-0 win over Panthershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b3fba3c2a4f4eb988435db443987588Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:13:57 GMTSUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Backup goaltender Carter Hutton made 22 saves and Calle Jarnkrok scored twice to lead the Nashville Predators to a 5-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b3fba3c2a4f4eb988435db443987588The Latest: Trump calls Iraq war 'big, fat mistake'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5883c54e1f86443b89797de1d50dd2abSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:43:44 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5883c54e1f86443b89797de1d50dd2abThe Latest: Trump touts Social Security plan savingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dbcb235dcc7488b87791bcb02b54948Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:58:52 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dbcb235dcc7488b87791bcb02b54948Debate: GOP contenders say no court nominee for Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48d2df53697246e685f1ffddbc702bc3Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:06:41 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Republican White House hopefuls called for President Barack Obama to step aside and allow his successor to nominate the next Supreme Court justice, as they opened a debate jolted by Saturday's death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48d2df53697246e685f1ffddbc702bc3The Latest: Vatican estimates 1 million cheered Pope Francishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb2f7eb66b414bd1a93c244da861b289Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:49:00 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' visit to Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb2f7eb66b414bd1a93c244da861b289The Latest: Cruz touts the need for conservative economicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/048fae6768ad4a1e95af1804278910a8Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:36:06 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/048fae6768ad4a1e95af1804278910a8As teeth-chattering temps move in, officials urge cautionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80bd04facc384ff69274c11128d29497Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:25:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bitter temperatures and biting winds had much of the northeastern United States bundling up for the some of the worst cold of the winter — a snap so bad it forced an ice festival in Central Park to cancel and caused an Interstate pileup that killed three.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80bd04facc384ff69274c11128d29497The Latest: Kasich defends decision to expand Medicaidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c653c142875d4b119c8ec0f07194bc28Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:07:23 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c653c142875d4b119c8ec0f07194bc28Vickers crashes in 1st NASCAR race as Stewart's fill-inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7086123e95c649e492578cce8e20b65cSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:38:57 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Welcome back, Brian Vickers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7086123e95c649e492578cce8e20b65cThe Latest: Priest administered last rites to Scaliahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51989d03398442a7805cead48d9c95fbSun, 14 Feb 2016 03:31:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times EST):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51989d03398442a7805cead48d9c95fbNo. 2 Maryland loses at home to Wisconsin, 70-57http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e6580e61cb744379cccbe02d69c1e20Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:33:27 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland tried just about everything to get the ball in the basket — driving to the hoop, shooting from the outside, working it inside and out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e6580e61cb744379cccbe02d69c1e20Wild fire coach Mike Yeo following 8th straight losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b84045da90e4829842e89d8fe391dacSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:19:34 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild fired coach Mike Yeo on Saturday night, a few hours following their eighth straight loss and 13th in the last 14 games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b84045da90e4829842e89d8fe391dacMagnitude-5.8 quake shakes New Zealand city of Christchurchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a49c6c06f3b4556adf2369dff079377Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:57:55 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A magnitude-5.8 earthquake shook the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Sunday but there were no immediate reports of serious damage, nearly five years after a deadly, more powerful quake destroyed much of the city center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a49c6c06f3b4556adf2369dff079377Arcobello, Leipsic lead Maple Leafs over Vancouver Canuckshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/073cea46a23849f898ca6e418d70a967Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:25:51 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Mark Arcobello scored his first two goals of the season 17 seconds apart, Brendan Leipsic got his first NHL goal in his first game and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Saturday night to end a three-game skid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/073cea46a23849f898ca6e418d70a967The Latest: Defending champion LaVine leads dunk contesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/231a8a78874a4a5f9e8ed336c88d998aSun, 14 Feb 2016 03:25:42 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/231a8a78874a4a5f9e8ed336c88d998aThe Latest: Cruz looks to take Cruz on in Spanishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a08355ca4849e59af8ccdf66456028Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:32:43 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6a08355ca4849e59af8ccdf66456028The Latest: Pope ventures out again to greet faithfulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b50894b0fdb4b608798e3844c9a0a24Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:05:47 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' visit to Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b50894b0fdb4b608798e3844c9a0a24West Texas ranch where Scalia died is celebrity retreathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aee59dc044784fbe8d938fe5f9f837a6Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:39:26 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Rich in history as well as rugged West Texas landscapes and big sky, the Cibolo Creek Ranch where Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away has long been a secluded retreat for celebrities from business leaders to rock stars and actors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aee59dc044784fbe8d938fe5f9f837a6Hong Kong hosts Valentine's Day with 25,000 LED roseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feb299554c164bc0b93f3c9db1f5b7c8Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:39:53 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — It's like a romantic scene out of one of South Korea's sappy soap dramas — tens of thousands of illuminated roses forming an impressive backdrop for the lead actor and actress to declare their love for each other.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feb299554c164bc0b93f3c9db1f5b7c8Towns wins Skills Challenge in 1st year for big menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dc73cf6ee2c47c8af33f468e9fd875bSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:34:21 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The big men are back at the NBA's All-Star weekend. Karl-Anthony Towns showed that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4dc73cf6ee2c47c8af33f468e9fd875bJenner scores twice to help Columbus beat Ottawa 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0126cbd0e8b486487513c018af37d70Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:14:30 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Boone Jenner scored twice, Cam Atkinson and Brandon Saad each had goals and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0126cbd0e8b486487513c018af37d70The Latest: Trump vows to hit IS 'very, very hard'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82e945e88edb4c0baae820caa3e1caa0Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:32:06 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82e945e88edb4c0baae820caa3e1caa0Mickelson takes the lead at Pebble Beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83aac70b8a33474aad09fbbe5b069be2Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:02:42 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Far away from the commotion of the celebrities Saturday at Pebble Beach, the most accomplished star among golfers quietly went about his business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83aac70b8a33474aad09fbbe5b069be2Texas Tech beats another Top 25 team, 84-66 at No. 21 Baylorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13d8173e661d45b28f9be534ae16fba8Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:28:02 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Keenan Evans scored a career-high 21 points and had two steals in Texas Tech's go-ahead run as the Red Raiders upset No. 21 Baylor 84-66 on Saturday night, giving them their second consecutive win over a Top 25 team.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13d8173e661d45b28f9be534ae16fba8GOP says Obama shouldn't get another justice on high courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffc585340259444fbe75206915ef820cSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:32:32 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Republican White House hopefuls declared that President Barack Obama should step aside and allow his successor to nominate the next Supreme Court justice as they opened a debate jolted by Saturday's death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffc585340259444fbe75206915ef820cNo. 14 Iowa State beats No. 24 Texas 85-75http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27d2f1049d4f483e97c7f1afd6c63787Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:37:21 GMTAMES, Iowa (AP) — Georges Niang and Monte Morris each scored 24 points as No. 14 Iowa State beat 24th-ranked Texas 85-75 Saturday night in Jameel McKay's return from a two-game suspension.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27d2f1049d4f483e97c7f1afd6c63787Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/337eaa88c57242d28bb12fa3d7d428e8Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:26:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died, leaving the high court without its conservative majority and setting up an ideological confrontation over his successor in the maelstrom of a presidential election year. Scalia was 79.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/337eaa88c57242d28bb12fa3d7d428e8Some key opinions from Justice Antonin Scaliahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf34313ce9f94655897a6890ea956e67Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:57:04 GMTSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the conservative and provocative judge who died at age 79, was known for pointed language, fiercely held opinions and a sardonic wit that invoked fairy tales, foreigners and hippies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf34313ce9f94655897a6890ea956e67The Latest: Pope criticizes devotion to Mexico's Death Sainthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3b5532a86134cc1849aecefacf5d88bSun, 14 Feb 2016 01:51:44 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' visit to Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3b5532a86134cc1849aecefacf5d88bThe Latest: Thompson beats Curry, Booker in 3-point finalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b7940ab50c9408db0a07da6832bb227Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:49:46 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b7940ab50c9408db0a07da6832bb227The Latest: Curry, Thompson, Booker in 3-point finalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9c318e6e9548b2b33d622a3a77f923Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:21:43 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9c318e6e9548b2b33d622a3a77f92394-year-old Navajo Code Talker's home gets major facelifthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cec8dcb51a62432e9f6ee61141892492Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:26:00 GMTTUBA CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A Navajo Code Talker who was forced out of the home he built 60 years ago when it fell into disrepair is settling back in thanks to some extensive renovations done by volunteers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cec8dcb51a62432e9f6ee61141892492The Latest: Trump, Rubio clash over George W. Bush legacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaf5854e7db741fdab8743336dacec26Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:51:49 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaf5854e7db741fdab8743336dacec26John Lattner, won Heisman at Notre Dame in 1953, dies at 83http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2230036c75044a0b8775f0b007817efSun, 14 Feb 2016 03:05:16 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy's final year as coach, has died. He was 83.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2230036c75044a0b8775f0b007817efCrazy play, crazier win: Duke stuns No. 7 Virginia at buzzerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ec3deb52a7445fca36520b53ed29555Sun, 14 Feb 2016 01:56:49 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — With the game in the balance, Duke guard Grayson Allen powered his way down the lane and flipped the ball off the backboard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ec3deb52a7445fca36520b53ed29555The Latest: Obama mourns Scalia, will nominate successorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23683fa6edce4480abbb0590584d1731Sun, 14 Feb 2016 01:54:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23683fa6edce4480abbb0590584d1731Pope gives tough love to Mexico's political, church elitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9d3fa4e8c914619901a8dfd1550862eSun, 14 Feb 2016 03:29:43 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Pope Francis challenged Mexico's political and ecclesial elites on Saturday to provide their people with security, justice and courageous pastoral care to confront the drug-inspired violence and corruption that are wracking the country, delivering a tough-love message to Mexico's ruling classes on his first full day in the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9d3fa4e8c914619901a8dfd1550862eOchefu scores 25, No. 1 Villanova beats St. John's 73-63http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f691e1789e0740fd8f2491a06f7fba02Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:19:39 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Daniel Ochefu had a career-high 25 points, Ryan Arcidiacono scored 13 and No. 1 Villanova beat St. John's 73-63 Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f691e1789e0740fd8f2491a06f7fba02Fight night: Personal attacks, court debate for GOP hopefulshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a403ed8b28cc4604a916ace81a1f4f24Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:32:03 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Republican White House hopefuls insisted that President Barack Obama step aside and allow his successor to nominate the next Supreme Court justice, in a raucous Saturday night debate that also featured harshly personal jousting over immigration and foreign policy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a403ed8b28cc4604a916ace81a1f4f24The Latest: GOP candidates note passing of Justice Scaliahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c21235d12cab4a269740c827b7bf52b5Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:47:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c21235d12cab4a269740c827b7bf52b5The Latest: Kasich calls for coalition of the 'civilized'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76efd4ea85e408a93d09f28819bf5deSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:33:28 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76efd4ea85e408a93d09f28819bf5deNestrasil, Rask score 2 each, Hurricanes beat Islanders 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e2d28d1e684a188ee7af07a4bf4efaSun, 14 Feb 2016 03:06:17 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Andrej Nestrasil and Victor Rask scored two goals apiece to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Islanders 6-3 on Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e2d28d1e684a188ee7af07a4bf4efaThe Latest: GOP debate in South Carolina beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a28b7f7273d9419286764ea24615256bSun, 14 Feb 2016 02:05:16 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a28b7f7273d9419286764ea24615256bSkydiver dies after possible parachute malfunctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24222eb641da4f1aa6045ac0f8caacebSun, 14 Feb 2016 03:11:21 GMTLODI, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a skydiver has died after crashing against a wall next a road near the Lodi Airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24222eb641da4f1aa6045ac0f8caacebThe Latest: Cruz rejects using ground troops in Middle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/038bddd342774bbfa30c0386cdad9419Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:40:54 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/038bddd342774bbfa30c0386cdad9419Positive signs for endangered monk seal populationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5b2d31c7bed466db38a5f99f8fb8639Sun, 14 Feb 2016 03:18:27 GMTPEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii's monk seal population is improving slowly, though researchers warn it'll take many more good years to reverse a decline that's been ongoing since the 1950s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5b2d31c7bed466db38a5f99f8fb8639The Latest: Pope Francis back at Vatican envoy's residencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e2cca13adaa487facad1571f61ec9e4Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:06:09 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' visit to Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e2cca13adaa487facad1571f61ec9e4The Latest: GOP candidates weigh in on Supreme Court futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07c98cee4ca04602ab1e8ecc74218af0Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:24:17 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07c98cee4ca04602ab1e8ecc74218af0Major cases heard by or scheduled for the Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7c4334ae7394430b1dd7fb72e3b8c77Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:13:25 GMTSome of the major cases heard or scheduled to be heard this term by the Supreme Court. Justice Antonin Scalia's death casts uncertainty on the court's term. No rulings have been issued in any of these cases.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7c4334ae7394430b1dd7fb72e3b8c77Obama to nominate Scalia successor 'in due time'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cc46ac1489744d48ed86ce1ec4249c9Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:08:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama declared Saturday night he would seek to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, charging into a heated and likely prolonged election-year fight with Republicans in Congress. Obama said a nomination was "bigger than any one party."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cc46ac1489744d48ed86ce1ec4249c9