FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 Feb 2017 22:57:56 -08:00Chicago schools take a stand on immigration enforcement, 23 Feb 2017 05:32:00 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — As educators around the United States wonder whether a crackdown on immigrants will reach their schoolhouse doors, principals in Chicago have been given a simple order: Do not let federal immigration agents in without a criminal warrant. Analysis: Why Venezuelans have lost hope life will change, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:34 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is so short on food that tens of thousands are going hungry or even starving. Its murder rate is among the highest in the world. Its economy is so crippled that the average shopper spends 35 hours a month waiting in line — three times more than in 2014.' 3 leads No. 6 Oregon past Cal 68-65, 23 Feb 2017 05:10:17 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Game-winning shots are becoming old hat for Oregon's Dillon Brooks. Doing it on the road to silence a partisan crowd was a bit of a change. Basketball Association elects Yao Ming as president, 23 Feb 2017 05:37:14 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Yao Ming has moved into management in a bid to hasten China's basketball development. beats No. 23 Bluejays 68-66 on Cartwright late 3, 23 Feb 2017 05:07:10 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Kyron Cartwright's winning 3-pointer against Creighton could turn out to be one of Providence's most memorable shots of the season if the Friars make the NCAA Tournament. numbers drawn for $435 million Powerball jackpot, 23 Feb 2017 06:15:34 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The winning Powerball numbers have been drawn for the jackpot that's climbed above $400 million for the first time in nearly three months., No. 22 Butler rally to stun No. 2 Villanova, 74-66, 23 Feb 2017 05:26:04 GMTVILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Butler coach Chris Holtmann told his players to expect to be punched in the mouth playing on the road against one of the best teams in the nation. accused of fatally stabbing tenant over unpaid rent, 23 Feb 2017 06:43:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City landlord is accused of stabbing his tenant to death following an apparent dispute over unpaid rent.'s 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Flyers, 23 Feb 2017 03:58:03 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night. shares dip as Fed minutes show rate hike expected soon, 23 Feb 2017 06:06:32 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares slipped Thursday after the latest Fed minutes raised the possibility that a U.S. rate hike could come sooner than expected. Nissan executive tapped to replace Ghosn as CEO, 23 Feb 2017 06:08:33 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Carlos Ghosn, who leads the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, is handing over the helm at Nissan to Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, but Ghosn is staying on as chairman. Samoa's ex-congressman dies at 73, 23 Feb 2017 06:42:34 GMTPAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — American Samoa's longest serving non-voting delegate to the U.S House of Representatives Eni H. Faleomavaega died Wednesday. He was 73. 8 Tar Heels top No. 7 Cardinals 74-63, stretch ACC lead, 23 Feb 2017 05:16:14 GMTCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — No. 8 North Carolina kept hitting the glass, making its free throws and hitting its outside shots. joins suit against President Trump's travel ban, 23 Feb 2017 06:22:06 GMTSALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon asked a federal court late Wednesday to join a lawsuit filed by Washington state against an immigration ban imposed by President Donald Trump. wrestler's state bid spotlights Texas policy, 23 Feb 2017 05:46:53 GMTEULESS, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old transgender wrestler who qualified for the girls state tournament while transitioning from female to male has become a high-profile test of a year-old Texas policy now being criticized by the attorney who tried to keep the athlete from competing.'s highest-paid public servant quits $4.3M job, 23 Feb 2017 04:38:24 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's highest-paid public servant announced his resignation on Thursday, two weeks after a revelation that he made 5.6 million Australian ($4.3 million) last year sparked a public furor. fearing deportation under Trump change routines, 23 Feb 2017 05:46:32 GMTIn Orange County, California, dozens of immigrant parents have signed legal documents authorizing friends and relatives to pick up their children from school and access their bank accounts to pay their bills in the event they are arrested by immigration agents. Latest: Malaysia wants Interpol help on tracing suspects, 23 Feb 2017 06:47:12 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the killing of Kim Jong Nam, Kim Jong Un's half brother, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (all times local): in History, 23 Feb 2017 05:01:14 GMTToday in History guys get key assists as Capitals beat Flyers 4-1, 23 Feb 2017 04:48:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A big boost from the video guys and bigger shots by Evgeny Kuznetsov got the Capitals back on the winning track. of company towns: finding a new identity, 23 Feb 2017 06:41:23 GMTPEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis planned to open this year's State of the City speech by thanking Caterpillar Inc. for its longtime commitment to the central Illinois town, declaring "We wouldn't be Peoria without Caterpillar." tech CEO faces sentencing after self-exile in Africa, 23 Feb 2017 05:11:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A wealthy former CEO who dodged securities fraud charges for a decade by fleeing to Africa is facing sentencing in New York City. to host Davis Cup quarterfinal v US in Brisbane, 23 Feb 2017 05:05:49 GMTBRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Australia will host its Davis Cup quarterfinal against the United States at Pat Rafter Arena in Brisbane from April 7-9. beats No. 24 Maryland 89-75 for 6th straight win, 23 Feb 2017 04:51:00 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Just under a month ago, Minnesota reached the low point of its season with a loss to Maryland. Crown Prince vows to follow father's footstep, 23 Feb 2017 05:58:49 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito marked his 57th birthday Thursday with a pledge to follow in his father's footsteps as a symbol of the nation if his father's wish to abdicate is realized.'s 3 at buzzer lifts Syracuse past No. 10 Duke 78-75, 23 Feb 2017 03:47:07 GMTSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — John Gillon had done it before, just not quite on such a grand stage. forces push into Mosul's main military base by airport, 23 Feb 2017 06:23:55 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's special forces say they have begun an assault against the Islamic State group on a sprawling military base south of Mosul that's adjacent to the city's airport. rolls out welcome for unusual sport on skates, 23 Feb 2017 04:43:40 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — If basketball and soccer had a baby and put it on skates, it might look like roll ball, a little-known sport whose top performers worldwide vied for the championship in Bangladesh over the past week. Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life, 23 Feb 2017 05:16:33 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the first time, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a single nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life. wearing anti-Trump sign barred from Lincoln Center, 23 Feb 2017 03:52:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A woman is claiming she was barred from attending a performance at New York City's Lincoln Center because she wouldn't remove an anti-Trump sign affixed to the back of her jacket. panda Bao Bao lands in China after leaving DC zoo, 23 Feb 2017 06:35:31 GMTBEIJING (AP) — An American-born panda started settling into her new home Thursday in southwest China where she will eventually join a breeding program. acquire Ersan Ilyasova from 76ers for Tiago Splitter, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:53 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks added scoring help for their playoff push by acquiring forward Ersan Ilyasova from the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. 25 Capsules, 23 Feb 2017 04:47:50 GMTVILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Kelan Martin scored 22 points and fueled a stunning second-half rally to lead No. 22 Butler past No. 2 Villanova 74-66 on Wednesday night, snapping the Wildcats' on-campus home winning streak at 48 games. has taken 'selfie' every day for last 30 years, 23 Feb 2017 05:38:23 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it, every day, for the next three decades. scores in 3rd to lift Oilers over Panthers, 4-3, 23 Feb 2017 04:13:05 GMTSUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The last time Edmonton lost a road game at Florida, Connor McDavid was 5 years old. forces push up to Mosul's key military base by airport, 23 Feb 2017 06:38:11 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's special forces say they have begun an assault against the Islamic State group on a sprawling military base south of Mosul that's adjacent to the city's airport. arrested in Staten Island cash advance company killings, 23 Feb 2017 04:06:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with the fatal shootings of two men inside a cash advance company in New York City. hosts 'Geneva IV' talks: Sequel or new script for Syria?, 23 Feb 2017 06:12:17 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Yet another sequel to chronically-fruitless Syria peace talks, or an entirely new script? gets 2 goals, Ducks snap Bruins' streak with 5-3 win, 23 Feb 2017 06:33:39 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Rickard Rakell broke a tie with his second goal with 2:34 to play, and the Anaheim Ducks snapped Boston's four-game winning streak under new coach Bruce Cassidy with a 5-3 victory over the Bruins on Wednesday night. Raonic waits out rain, reaches Delray Beach quarters, 23 Feb 2017 05:19:33 GMTDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Top-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada beat Borna Coric of Croatia 6-3, 7-6 (2) early Thursday in a rain-delayed match to reach the Delray Beach Open quarterfinals. Virginia State Police: Man with knife fatally shot, 23 Feb 2017 03:57:51 GMTPRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia State Police say a man who refused demands by two troopers to drop a large knife and then lunged with it at one of the officers has been fatally shot. prime minister hopes to treble trade with Australia, 23 Feb 2017 05:35:14 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he hopes to treble bilateral trade with Australia as the countries forge closer technology and aviation ties. Indian soldiers, Kashmir woman killed during rebel attack, 23 Feb 2017 06:32:27 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Three Indian soldiers and a woman were killed after rebels ambushed soldiers in the disputed region of Kashmir, police said on Thursday. electoral body formally orders presidential runoff, 23 Feb 2017 03:49:09 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's electoral commission has formally ruled that a runoff election will be needed to choose a successor for socialist President Rafael Correa. prime minister hopes to triple trade with Australia, 23 Feb 2017 05:51:54 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that he hoped to triple bilateral trade with Australia as the countries forge closer technology and aviation ties. race remains tight as energized Democrats combat Trump, 23 Feb 2017 04:49:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Just days before Democratic activists pick a new party chair, the contest to head the Democratic National Committee remains fluid, as national leaders grapple with how to turn an outpouring of liberal protest against President Donald Trump into political gains. Dakota officials plead with last protesters to leave, 23 Feb 2017 06:07:53 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Public officials in North Dakota pleaded with the remaining protesters at the Dakota Access oil pipeline camp to pack up and leave so authorities can resume cleaning up the premises without any further arrests. richest Indonesians wealthier than poorest 100 million, 23 Feb 2017 04:21:37 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A report on inequality in Indonesia says its four richest men now have more wealth than 100 million of the country's poorest people. Woman fears losing potential lover, lies about rape, 23 Feb 2017 05:47:01 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A New York woman is facing charges after police say she lied about being raped by two football players from a Connecticut university due to fears a third student would lose romantic interest in her. Lebanon gyms, playtime and escape for Syrian children, 23 Feb 2017 06:46:10 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Every Sunday, the gymnasium along Beirut's airport highway echoes with the shouting and laughter of dozens of Syrian children enjoying a rare escape from a grim and confined life in exile.