FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 Mar 2015 21:23:56 -0700Police say man found dead at Hollywood Hills home of Andrew Getty, heir to Getty oil fortune ANGELES (AP) — Police say man found dead at Hollywood Hills home of Andrew Getty, heir to Getty oil fortune.aGeneral newsLos AngelesHollywoodCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 01:58:13 GMTMan found dead at Hollywood Hills home of Andrew Getty ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man has been found dead at the Hollywood Hills home of Getty oil fortune heir Andrew Getty, but they haven't confirmed that it's him.aBusinessGeneral newsLos AngelesHollywoodCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:18:23 GMTNets back into 8th, beat Pacers for fourth straight win YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez had 24 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets reclaimed sole possession of eighth place in the Eastern Conference by beating the Indiana Pacers 111-106 on Tuesday night for their season-high fourth straight victory.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballBrooklynUnited StatesIndianaNew York CityNew YorkNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:17:36 GMTFather of Washington school shooter arrested on gun charge (AP) — The father of a Washington state high school student who killed four classmates and himself last fall was arrested Tuesday on a federal charge that he was barred from possessing the gun his son used in the shooting.By GENE JOHNSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeMarysville-Pilchuck High School shootingDomestic violenceCrimeGun politicsArrestsIllegal weaponsEventsViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationFamily issuesPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw and orderWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 01:37:37 GMTCongressman's son a defendant in fraternity-death lawsuits, S.C. (AP) — The son of U.S. Rep. John Carney, D-Del., is one of five defendants in two lawsuits seeking at least $50 million stemming from the death of a Clemson University fraternity pledge.By BRUCE SMITHaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderCollegiate organizationsSocial groups and organizationsSocial affairsHigher educationEducationGovernment and politicsSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:32:20 GMTKreider's 3rd-period goal gives Rangers 3-2 win over Jets, Manitoba (AP) — Chris Kreider scored with 3:46 left in the third period, and Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers rallied to beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Tuesday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsWinnipegNew York CityManitobaCanadaNorth AmericaNew YorkUnited States, 01 Apr 2015 03:01:59 GMTKadri has goal, assist in Maple Leafs' win over Lightning (AP) — Nazem Kadri had a goal and assist, and the Toronto Maple Leafs played the role of spoilers in a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lighting on Tuesday night.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyOttawaTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:21:03 GMTFamily: Man dead at Hollywood Hills home is Andrew Getty ANGELES (AP) — A statement from the Getty family says a man found dead in a Hollywood Hills home is Getty oil fortune heir Andrew Getty.aBusinessGeneral newsCrimeLos AngelesHollywoodCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaSan Francisco, 01 Apr 2015 03:23:35 GMTSome parents of missing Mexico youths ask help of gang boss CITY (AP) — Some parents of 43 Mexican college students who disappeared six months ago are turning to the purported leader of a drug gang and asking for his help in learning more about what happened to their sons.iGeneral newsMissing personsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 01 Apr 2015 02:03:30 GMTHusband, wife found dead in home, had been cut by chain saw VALLEY, Pa. (AP) — A husband and wife have been found cut by a chain saw and dead in a Philadelphia-area home.aGeneral newsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:51:06 GMTLeftist Colombian jurist Gaviria dies at 77, Colombia (AP) — A former Colombian presidential candidate who became an icon of the country*s democratic left while presiding over its progressive constitutional court has died.iGeneral newsObituariesGovernment and politicsBogotaColombiaVenezuelaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 01 Apr 2015 03:48:15 GMTOil heir Andrew Getty found dead at Hollywood Hills home ANGELES (AP) — A man was found dead Tuesday in the Hollywood Hills home of oil fortune heir Andrew Getty, and the Getty family confirmed that it was the 47-year-old grandson of J. Paul Getty.aBusinessGeneral newsCriminal investigationsLaw and orderCrimeLos AngelesHollywoodCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:34:11 GMTPurported kidnappers want apology from California police FRANCISCO (AP) — Two major California newspapers say they've received emails from a person claiming responsibility for a woman's abduction, including one demanding that police apologize to the woman for calling it a hoax.aBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessKidnappingMissing personsCrimeCaliforniaSan FranciscoVallejoUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 04:09:44 GMTProsecutor: Chain saw located in home where 2 found dead VALLEY, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say two people were found dead in a Philadelphia-area home after a boy reported finding his parents with cuts from a chain saw.aGeneral news, 01 Apr 2015 01:36:31 GMTDjokovic defeats Dolgopolov in Miami; Venus Williams loses BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Before the first set ended Tuesday, Novak Djokovic had busted a racket in anger, drawn jeers from the crowd and received two code violations, which cost him a point penalty.By STEVEN WINEsSportsWomen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsMen's tennisTennisMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:02:27 GMTElectoral commission declares Muhammadu Buhari winner of Nigeria's presidential election, Nigeria (AP) — Electoral commission declares Muhammadu Buhari winner of Nigeria's presidential election.iGeneral newsElectionsNational electionsGovernment and politicsNigeriaWest AfricaAfrica, 01 Apr 2015 02:50:18 GMTToday in History is Wednesday, April 1, the 91st day of 2015. There are 274 days left in the year. This is April Fool's Day.By The Associated PressaNazismNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 04:00:43 GMTPolice: Man, woman found dead after medical office shooting, Calif. (AP) — A man stormed into a medical office building in downtown Fresno and fatally shot the mother of his five children before he killed himself, police in central California said Tuesday.By SCOTT SMITHaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeFresnoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:43:49 GMTBarry Zito's scoreless streak ends; A's beat Angels 13-10, Ariz. (AP) — Barry Zito's spotless spring ended when he gave up three home runs to the Los Angeles Angels in the third inning Tuesday, but the Oakland Athletics also had a big day at the plate in a 13-10 victory.By JIM RICHARDSsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMesaOaklandArizonaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 01 Apr 2015 01:40:33 GMTStone's shootout goal lifts Senators over Red Wings 2-1 (AP) — Mark Stone scored the final goal in the shootout, and the Ottawa Senators beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:41:06 GMTSurveys show China manufacturing weak in February (AP) — China's manufacturing was lackluster in February and industrial employers shed more jobs, two surveys showed Wednesday, adding to pressure on Beijing to shore up weakening growth in the world's second-largest economy.By JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesEconomic growthEconomyLayoffsIndustriesPersonnelChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 01 Apr 2015 03:34:28 GMTState Department found 4 emails about drones sent by Clinton (AP) — The State Department says it can find only four emails sent between former Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton and her staff concerning drone strikes and certain U.S. surveillance programs, and those notes have little to do with either subject.By JACK GILLUMhtGovernment and politicsTechnologyUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsGovernment programsClassified informationDrone surveillance and warfareGovernment surveillanceDrone aircraftInternet technologyComputing and information technologyCommunication technologyPolitical issuesGeneral newsMilitary and defensePresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:05:26 GMTOvechkin nets 50th, adds assist, Capitals top Hurricanes 4-2 (AP) — Alex Ovechkin smiled that gap-toothed grin of his while standing for a commemorative photo in the locker room, holding the puck he put in the net a couple of hours earlier for his NHL-leading 50th goal.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyDistrict of ColumbiaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew York, 01 Apr 2015 02:59:03 GMTVenus Williams loses at Miami Open to Carla Suarez Navarro BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Venus Williams lost in the quarterfinals of the Miami Open on Tuesday to No. 12-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro 0-6, 6-1, 7-5.By STEVEN WINEsSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 01:51:39 GMTWorld's oldest person dies at 117 (AP) — The world's oldest person has died nearly a month after celebrating her 117th birthday.iGeneral newsBirthdaysObituariesOccasionsLifestyleJapanOsakaEast AsiaAsia, 01 Apr 2015 04:14:05 GMTSpurs stay hot, pull away from Heat for 95-81 win (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points, Tony Parker added 16 in his 1,000th NBA game, and the San Antonio Spurs added more steam to their playoff push by beating the Miami Heat 95-81 on Tuesday night.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMiamiFloridaOrlandoTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:54:34 GMT3-D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her missing left hand had once been.By JOHN ROGERShtBusinessGeneral newsHealthScienceTechnology3-D technologyEntertainment and media technologyCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:48:45 GMTTrevor Noah defends self in backlash to old tweets YORK (AP) — Trevor Noah, the newly announced host of "The Daily Show," rejected the backlash over his graphic tweets targeting Jews and women as an unfair reflection of him and his comedy.By FRAZIER MOOREaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentSocial mediaComedy performanceOnline mediaMediaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 01:41:13 GMTJudge denies open records lawsuit against Haslam, Tenn. (AP) — A tax attorney who sued for the release of records from Gov. Bill Haslam's administration related to a $350,000 analysis of business tax collections in Tennessee said Tuesday that he likely will appeal a judge's denial of his lawsuit.By ERIK SCHELZIGaBusinessGeneral newsLegal proceedingsState legislatureLaw and orderGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsState governmentsLegislatureTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:05:06 GMTDrummond leads Pistons past Hawks 105-95 HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Andre Drummond had 22 points and 13 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons beat the Atlanta Hawks 105-95 on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:02:59 GMTLucic's late goal helps Bruins beat Panthers, 3-2 (AP) — Milan Lucic scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:09 left as Boston rallied to beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 Tuesday night, giving the Bruins two valuable points as the try to hang on to the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.By DOUG ALDENsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:01:00 GMTJohnson's OT goal lifts Blue Jackets over Devils 3-2, Ohio (AP) — Jack Johnson's backhander 56 seconds into overtime lifted the Columbus Blue Jackets past the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Tuesday night, extending their winning streak to seven.By RUSTY MILLERsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyColumbusOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:02:45 GMTAP Newsbreak: AP study projects average MLB salary tops $4M YORK (AP) — Even before the first pitch of the 2015 season is thrown, an eye-popping baseball record will be set.By RONALD BLUMaBusinessGeneral newsSportsAthlete compensationSports transactionsAthlete injuriesWages and salariesSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthPersonnelMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesNew York CityLos AngelesNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 01 Apr 2015 02:08:44 GMTBuhari wins in Nigeria, defeating Goodluck Jonathan, Nigeria (AP) — Amid anger over an Islamic insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, Nigerians threw out the incumbent and elected a 72-year-old former military dictator in a historic transfer of power officially announced early Wednesday following the nation's most hotly contested election ever.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsRebellions and uprisingsGovernment transitionsWar and unrestNational governmentsNigeriaAfricaAbujaWest Africa, 01 Apr 2015 03:33:19 GMTThousands strike at major shoe factory in Vietnam, Vietnam (AP) — Thousands of Vietnamese workers at a major footwear factory are on strike for the sixth straight day to protest a social insurance law.iBusinessGeneral newsStrikesLabor issuesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesSocial issuesSocial affairsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsVietnamSoutheast AsiaAsia, 01 Apr 2015 03:32:50 GMTTuskegee Airman Leslie A. Williams dies in California at 95, Calif. (AP) — Leslie A. Williams, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen, which broke the military color barrier during World War II, has died in California. He was 95.aGeneral newsObituariesRace and ethnicityAfrican-AmericansWorld War IISocial issuesSocial affairsEventsCaliforniaUnited StatesSan MateoNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:35:40 GMTMom who blamed baby's death on toddler daughter gets prison, Pa. (AP) — An Alabama woman who blamed the death of her infant son on her toddler daughter has been sentenced in Pennsylvania to 15 to 30 years in prison.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderAllentownPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:01:29 GMTSinger Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los Angeles ANGELES (AP) — Singer Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized in Los Angeles.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 04:07:19 GMTDisabled Canadian ship's crewmen jump to Coast Guard boats (AP) — Nine crewmembers of a disabled Canadian charter schooner that looks like a pirate ship have jumped safely into Coast Guard lifeboats in rough seas off the New England coast.aGeneral newsMaritime piracySearch and rescue effortsCrimeInternational agreementsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:46:17 GMTTexas measure cuts HIV funds, boost abstinence education, Texas (AP) — Texas would cut $3 million from programs to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases and spend that money instead on abstinence education under a contentious Republican-sponsored measure tucked into the state budget Tuesday night.By PAUL J. WEBERaGovernment and politicsState legislatureSex in societySocial issuesSocial affairsHuman welfareLegislatureState governmentsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthSchool curriculaEducationEducation issuesTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:14:16 GMTAsian stocks lackluster as Japan, China data shows weakness (AP) — Asian stock markets were lackluster Wednesday as China's manufacturing remained weak in February and a Japanese central bank survey showed businesses are wary about the economic outlookBy ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesEconomyCurrency marketsStock marketsIndustriesFinancial marketsEnergy industryCommodity marketsJapanEast AsiaChinaUnited StatesAsiaGreater ChinaNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:51:44 GMT10 Things to Know for Wednesday daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:By The Associated PressaGeneral news, 01 Apr 2015 03:37:27 GMTCanucks win 2nd straight, beat Predators 5-4 in shootout, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Bonino and Radim Vrbata scored in the shootout, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Predators 5-4 Tuesday night to avoid being swept by Nashville.By TERESA M. WALKERsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:26:09 GMTLowrie, Rasmus homer for Astros in 8-5 win over Braves, Fla. (AP) — Wandy Rodriguez made his latest bid to earn the final spot in Atlanta's rotation, pitching five innings for the Braves on Tuesday night in their 8-5 loss to the Houston Astros.By JEFF BERLINICKEsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsBaseballProfessional baseballAthlete healthTexasFloridaHoustonUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:16:46 GMTGetty family says man found dead in Hollywood Hills home is oil fortune heir Andrew Getty ANGELES (AP) — Getty family says man found dead in Hollywood Hills home is oil fortune heir Andrew Getty.aBusinessGeneral newsLos AngelesHollywoodCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 03:16:28 GMTAfter Christie's privatization, NJ lottery missing targets (AP) — When Chris Christie privatized New Jersey's lottery two years ago, he said its new overseers would "modernize and maximize" the games.By JEFF HORWITZwBusinessGovernment and politicsState governmentsLotteriesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesOwnership changesCorporate newsGeneral newsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 02:49:31 GMTLydia Ko rolling toward history on LPGA Tour pressure from playing in the first major of the year is clearly getting to Lydia Ko.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sports, 01 Apr 2015 02:09:56 GMTNepal says climbers returning to climb Mount Everest, Nepal (AP) — A Nepalese mountaineering official says climbers are returning to Mount Everest as the climbing industry recovers from last year's disaster on the world's highest peak.iGeneral newsTravelLifestyleMountainsEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureNatural disastersAccidents and disastersNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 01 Apr 2015 04:10:51 GMTBroadway's 'Honeymoon in Vegas' will close this Sunday YORK (AP) — The honeymoon between "Honeymoon in Vegas" and Broadway is over. Even Elvis couldn't save them.By MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentPerforming artsLeisure travelTravelLifestyleWeddingsOccasions, 01 Apr 2015 01:44:21 GMTBull runs along: Stocks end 1Q up for 9th straight quarter YORK (AP) — The bull market slowed to a trot but didn't stop this winter.By STEVE ROTHWELLaBusinessGeneral newsEconomyLeading economic indicatorsStock marketsFinancial marketsEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyFinancial performanceCorporate newsEnergy industryIndustriesUnited StatesNorth America, 01 Apr 2015 04:02:11 GMT