FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 May 2016 22:28:56 -07:00Fernandez tosses 7 scoreless innings in 3-1 win, 01 Jun 2016 02:50:24 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said before Tuesday night's game, "You're not going to beat a good pitcher with his good stuff." 3B Wright given shot for neck injury, avoids DL for now, 01 Jun 2016 01:43:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — David Wright avoided the disabled list Tuesday, at least for now., Dodgers bullpen outduel Arrieta, blank Cubs 5-0, 01 Jun 2016 04:31:19 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers found a way to win when facing Jake Arrieta: throw a one-hitter. settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit, 01 Jun 2016 03:59:54 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running U.S. lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm, the company said Wednesday. Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in California, 01 Jun 2016 03:11:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A former tycoon who was one of Taiwan's most wanted fugitives was in the middle of a decade-long fight to stay in the United States when he was killed in a California car accident, federal court records show. tie franchise record with 7 homers, beat Reds 17-4, 01 Jun 2016 05:06:42 GMTDENVER (AP) — This version of The Blake Street Bombers had a night to remember at Coors Field, blasting their way to a little history., White Sox rally past Mets 6-4 to stop 7-game slide, 01 Jun 2016 04:59:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After tumbling into a long losing streak by coughing up late leads, the Chicago White Sox ended it by coming from behind. sentenced to life for drug trafficking in Vietnam, 01 Jun 2016 03:58:24 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A court in southern Vietnam has sentenced an Australian man to life in prison for drug trafficking. almost perfect through 7 as Giants blank Braves 4-0, 01 Jun 2016 02:35:55 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Jake Peavy made sure his 35th birthday was a success. doesn't trust Arizona sheriff to fix some problems, 01 Jun 2016 02:28:16 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — A judge presiding over a racial profiling case against an Arizona sheriff said Tuesday that he doesn't trust the sheriff's office to fix some of the problems involved in a recent contempt-of-court ruling against the famously defiant lawman. Korea says North Korea missile launch likely failed, 01 Jun 2016 02:12:14 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean missile launch likely failed on Tuesday, the U.S. and South Korean militaries said, the fourth in a series of high-profile failures that somewhat tempers recent worries that the North is pushing quickly toward its goal of a nuclear-tipped missile that can reach America's mainland. show aggressive sales tactics at Trump University, 01 Jun 2016 01:31:06 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Trump University gave employees detailed instructions on how to entice people to enroll in its real estate seminars, from targeting people making at least $90,000 a year and choosing words of flattery that are most persuasive to picking music for the gatherings — The O'Jays' "For the Love of Money." his words: How Japan's Abe's comments on tax hike evolved, 01 Jun 2016 05:09:24 GMTTOKYO (AP) — For months, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said he would go ahead with a planned sales tax hike next year, even as rumors swirled that he was having second thoughts with parliamentary elections looming. Philippine VP helped beat dictator and son years apart, 01 Jun 2016 03:13:10 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Leni Robredo was a college student three decades ago when she rose with multitudes of Filipinos in a largely peaceful revolt that ousted Ferdinand Marcos as the world watched in awe. Illinois heading toward 2nd year with no state budget, 01 Jun 2016 04:41:53 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Some Illinois schools and colleges are in jeopardy of closing and more social services and state programs are at risk of being eliminated amid a legislative standoff unlike anything the state has seen. judo athletes from Congo hope to make refugee Olympic team, 01 Jun 2016 04:02:06 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For the first time, one of the teams competing in the Olympic Games will be made up of refugees who hail from different countries they no longer call home. find shivering sea lion in San Francisco stairwell, 01 Jun 2016 03:59:06 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Police Department says two of its officers helped rescue a stranded baby sea lion they found shivering at a stairwell in the city's Ocean Beach neighborhood. whose story told in McFarland USA pleads guilty, 01 Jun 2016 02:16:42 GMTBAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — An ex-detective who had been on the championship 1987 track team depicted in the movie "McFarland USA" pleaded guilty Tuesday to bribery and drug charges while he was with the Bakersfield Police Department.'s Saban rips satellite camps, Harbaugh fires back, 01 Jun 2016 02:19:14 GMTDESTIN, Fla. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban said Tuesday he wasn't going to talk about satellite camps — and then he ranted about them. point guard arrested on domestic violence charge, 01 Jun 2016 01:34:36 GMTGRANITE BAY, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento Kings point guard Darren Collison was arrested on a charge of domestic violence after deputies responded to a report of a woman being assaulted inside a California home, authorities said Tuesday. facts about Wal-Mart, 01 Jun 2016 04:19:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Some facts about Wal-Mart: Chile, Wal-Mart adapts to local tastes to reach the top, 01 Jun 2016 04:17:55 GMTSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — As Wal-Mart tries to build an international juggernaut, it has had no greater success than in Chile, where even its failures show a commitment to adapting quickly to local shopping habits. hits 3 HRs, has 5 RBIs as Red Sox beat Orioles 6-2, 01 Jun 2016 02:53:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — For one glorious night, Mookie Betts discarded his label as leadoff hitter and slipped into the role of slugger. in History, 01 Jun 2016 04:01:09 GMTToday in History manufacturing index shows scant expansion in May, 01 Jun 2016 01:58:28 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — An official survey shows China's factory activity eked out an expansion for the third straight month, in a possible sign that the downturn in the world's second biggest economy might be stabilizing.' Lewis throws 6 shutout innings in 7-3 win, 01 Jun 2016 02:32:03 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Colby Lewis keeps winning and so do the Texas Rangers.'s decision to stay put was the right one _ at first, 01 Jun 2016 03:00:51 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An Appalachian Trail hiker who died after getting lost in the woods of Maine did the right thing by setting up camp to wait for help, officials say. But the guidance evolved into a gray area, they said, after she went a week without being rescued. looks poised to enter 2nd year without budget, 01 Jun 2016 04:57:42 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois appears poised to enter a second year without a budget after lawmakers finished their legislative session Tuesday without agreement on a spending plan, setting up a November electoral showdown while public schools and social service providers brace for an uncertain future. to put off tax hike to mute shocks to faltering economy, 01 Jun 2016 03:09:38 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is due Wednesday to announce he is postponing a sales tax hike to help nurture along Japan's economic recovery. charged with torture, mutilation in killing partner, 01 Jun 2016 01:56:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Canadian man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of torturing, mutilating and killing a girlfriend whose bloodless body was found in their Southern California apartment. dead, 10 hurt in South Korean construction explosion, 01 Jun 2016 04:36:54 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Four people died and 10 others were injured after an explosion at a subway construction site on Wednesday near the South Korean capital of Seoul., Texas advance to NCAA championship final, 01 Jun 2016 02:39:02 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Beau Hossler overcame an injury to his left shoulder while getting up-and-down from a bunker with his putter to close out his match Tuesday and send top-seeded Texas into the NCAA championship match against Oregon. pension fund CEO sentenced for bribery, 01 Jun 2016 01:42:26 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge Tuesday sentenced the former head of the nation's largest public pension fund to four and 1/2 years in prison in a case in which the pension fund CEO acknowledged accepting more than $200,000 in bribes and trying to steer investments to help an associate. river feeds flooding near Houston as residents flee, 01 Jun 2016 05:13:26 GMTRICHMOND, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties were bracing for more flooding along a river that reached a record high Tuesday as more rain was expected in the coming days.'s pioneering gorilla exhibit now common in zoos, 01 Jun 2016 05:00:18 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo, where a gorilla was shot and killed over the weekend after a 3-year-old boy climbed over a fence and fell into its enclosure, has an open viewing area that was among the first of its kind and is now common in many zoos around the country. has 4 more hits to lead Cards over Brewers 10-3, 01 Jun 2016 04:34:18 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Eight hits in two days have made Matt Carpenter a happy man. students get bottled water; lead found at 2 schools, 01 Jun 2016 05:14:01 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A third-party, independent investigation will be conducted after high amounts of lead were found in water sources at two schools, which led the district to close all water fountains, Portland Public Schools Superintendent Carole Smith said Tuesday. military exercises to include 27 nations, a record, 01 Jun 2016 01:32:27 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Navy says 27 nations will participate in the world's largest maritime exercises in coming weeks. gets timely RBI, makes diving catch; Jays beat Yanks, 01 Jun 2016 03:01:14 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar has made his share of sensational catches. investigates death in police custody of new father, 01 Jun 2016 03:47:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Beijing prosecutors say they will investigate the death in police custody of an environmentalist and new father detained on suspicion of visiting prostitutes. march in Peru to oppose Fujimori before election, 01 Jun 2016 02:28:34 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — Thousands joined in marches across Peru on Tuesday to oppose the presidential candidacy of Keiko Fujimori just days before her runoff contest against another pro-business conservative, Pedro Kuczynski. Church hit with second lawsuit saying children abused, 01 Jun 2016 01:26:08 GMTThe Mormon Church has been hit with another lawsuit saying that it did nothing to protect children in a church-run foster program from sexual abuse. Post names 1st woman editor in 124-year history, 01 Jun 2016 01:48:01 GMTDENVER (AP) — Lee Ann Colacioppo has been named editor of The Denver Post, becoming the first woman to hold the position in the newspaper's nearly 124-year history. stock markets uneven on soft China manufacturing data, 01 Jun 2016 04:44:09 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were uneven on Wednesday after mixed reports on China's manufacturing activity indicated lingering weaknesses in the world's second-largest economy and U.S. consumer confidence dropped for a second month. Murphy homers, helps Nationals top Phillies 5-1, 01 Jun 2016 02:28:25 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Daniel Murphy hit one of four Washington home runs, Joe Ross allowed three hits in seven innings and the Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1 Tuesday night for their third straight win. Korea sends envoy to China amid downturn in relations, 01 Jun 2016 04:55:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — North Korea has sent an envoy to Beijing to brief Chinese officials on recent political developments amid a downturn in relations between the formerly close communist neighbors. poised to enter a 2nd year without a budget, 01 Jun 2016 02:09:55 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois appears poised to enter a second year without a budget as Democrats who rule the Legislature press on with a spending plan Gov. Bruce Rauner opposes while rejecting his call for a short-term deal before they finish work Tuesday. homers, drives in 4 as Royals top Rays 10-5, 01 Jun 2016 04:49:27 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — While Mike Moustakas, Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez are sidelined with injuries, the Kansas City Royals' offense continues to roll with eight straight games with double-figure hits. manufacturing surveys show lingering weakness, 01 Jun 2016 05:07:07 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — China's factory activity was feeble last month, according to two surveys released Wednesday, indicating that official efforts to reverse a downturn in the world's second-biggest economy are struggling. exhibit breaches rare but can have deadly outcomes, 01 Jun 2016 05:07:11 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 3-year-old boy's breach of a gorilla exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo, leading authorities to fatally shoot the gorilla to protect the child, has focused attention on zoo enclosures and security. Incidents of humans entering enclosures or animals escaping are rare, but can have tragic outcomes: