FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 Dec 2016 21:44:55 -08:00Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Hawks, 102-99, 06 Dec 2016 04:21:24 GMTATLANTA (AP) — At first, Russell Westbrook couldn't get the shots to fall. No problem. He crashed the boards and kept looking for his teammates. and Coates, mutual admirers, talk writing and Trump, 06 Dec 2016 05:04:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "Girls" creator Lena Dunham and author-essayist Ta-Nehisi Coates, strangers until Monday night, found they had a lot in common. therapist, teacher, teens among warehouse fire victims, 06 Dec 2016 05:20:56 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A therapist who used music to help kids cope with trauma. A woman who taught at a Montessori school. An energetic artist who could make friends with anyone. Gov.-elect Greitens says wife robbed at gunpoint, 06 Dec 2016 04:19:14 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Gov.-elect Eric Greitens says his wife was robbed at gunpoint not far from their St. Louis home.'s 37 helps Rockets over Celtics 107-106, 06 Dec 2016 05:31:55 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Houston's coaching staff emphasized to the players that Boston led the league in fourth-quarter scoring. killed, New Jersey state trooper injured in crash, 06 Dec 2016 03:27:35 GMTMILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A woman has been killed and a New Jersey state trooper has been seriously injured in a crash. leads balanced effort as Hornets beat Mavs 109-101, 06 Dec 2016 04:14:58 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 19 points, Nicolas Batum had 14 points and 15 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets rallied to beat the Dallas Mavericks 109-101 on Monday night. appeals to US to stop disrupting acquisitions, 06 Dec 2016 04:02:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has urged Washington to stop disrupting its foreign corporate acquisitions after President Barack Obama blocked the purchase of a German maker of semiconductor manufacturing equipment as a security risk. Latest: ATF helping with Oakland warehouse blaze probe, 06 Dec 2016 05:17:39 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in an Oakland warehouse (all times local): Stone challenges verdict in UVa defamation case, 06 Dec 2016 03:36:53 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Rolling Stone magazine urged a federal judge on Monday to overturn the verdict of a jury, which found that the publication and a reporter defamed a University of Virginia administrator with their botched story about a gang rape on campus. 25 Iowa State pounds Omaha 91-47, 06 Dec 2016 03:24:04 GMTAMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State moved the ball and yet again played strong defense. starts return to normal as mourning for Castro ends, 06 Dec 2016 05:00:34 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Music is playing in the streets again. Tourists are sipping mojitos at sidewalk cafes. Flags are flapping at full staff. After nine days of national mourning for Fidel Castro, Cuba is slowly returning to noisy, boisterous normality.'s pretty goal gives Bruins 4-3 OT win over Panthers, 06 Dec 2016 04:14:10 GMTBOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak had already found his scoring touch this season. It was his overtime winner that had his teammates in awe. throws for 4 TDs, Colts rout Jets 41-10, 06 Dec 2016 05:30:47 GMTEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Boys just want to have fun. to replace New Zealand leader Key grows to 3, 06 Dec 2016 03:52:01 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The race to replace New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, who stunned the nation by resigning this week, got a little crowded Tuesday with three conservative lawmakers saying they want the top job. actress-turned-politician Jayaram Jayalalithaa dies, 06 Dec 2016 04:03:32 GMTCHENNAI, India (AP) — Jayaram Jayalalithaa, the hugely popular south Indian actress who later turned to politics and became the highest elected official in the state of Tamil Nadu, died Monday. She was 68.'s Allen wins Nagurski award as top defensive player, 06 Dec 2016 03:27:00 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Team success is breeding individual success for members of the Alabama Crimson Tide. to offer expanded parental leave in stronger job market, 06 Dec 2016 05:03:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Ikea's U.S. division is offering longer parental leave to employees who are new parents, following similar overtures from tech companies like Netflix as it strives to keep good workers in an improving job market. selection previews possible 'stand-your-ground' defense, 06 Dec 2016 04:28:54 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Questions to potential jurors Monday in the Will Smith shooting death trial make clear that Louisiana's "stand your ground" law will be at issue when testimony begins. Harris: 'thirtysomething' stars remain 'close' friends, 06 Dec 2016 03:13:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Almost 30 years since "thirtysomething" went off the air, the now 50-something cast of the drama about a group of American baby boomers remain friends. Damon says 'Wall' role never intended for Asian actor, 06 Dec 2016 05:36:57 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Matt Damon says his role in the new China-Hollywood production "The Great Wall" was always intended to be European, in response to criticism that an Asian actor should have been picked for the part. in History, 06 Dec 2016 05:01:18 GMTToday in History on TV: Moment of reckoning for S. Korean business elite, 06 Dec 2016 03:46:46 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It's a rare moment of public reckoning for South Korea's most powerful business leaders, courtesy of the country's biggest political scandal in years. Latest: Jury has been selected in Will Smith case, 06 Dec 2016 04:27:17 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the Will Smith shooting-death trial (all times local):'s triple-double leads Thunder past Hawks 102-99, 06 Dec 2016 03:22:50 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Russell Westbrook extended his streak of triple-doubles to six games, leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 102-99 victory over the skidding Atlanta Hawks on Monday night. trapped in China's latest coal mine accident, 06 Dec 2016 03:31:06 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A gas explosion has trapped 11 Chinese coal miners underground, in the latest in a string of deadly accidents striking the industry after 53 miners were killed in two similar blasts last week. stay perfect on road, rally past Bucks 97-96, 06 Dec 2016 05:01:20 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich can't figure out why his team plays so much better on the road than at home. Latest: Warehouse fire victims texted goodbye messages, 06 Dec 2016 04:43:52 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in an Oakland warehouse (all times local): on TV: Samsung heir grilled by South Korean lawmakers, 06 Dec 2016 04:56:18 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It's a rare moment of public reckoning for South Korea's most powerful business leaders and possibly the worst day for Samsung's billionaire heir, courtesy of the country's biggest political scandal in years. leader Abe won't apologize at Pearl Harbor, 06 Dec 2016 04:18:19 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won't apologize for Japan's attack when he visits the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor later this month, the government spokesman said Tuesday. increased after threatened attack on LA rail stop, 06 Dec 2016 03:19:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI and local law enforcement agencies say they have stepped up security on Los Angeles County's commuter rail system after the FBI was informed a terrorist attack on the Universal City subway station was planned for Tuesday., Cavs snap 3-game skid with 116-112 win over Raptors, 06 Dec 2016 04:56:03 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers lost J.R. Smith to a left knee injury early in the game, though LeBron James wouldn't allow his team to let up on the Toronto Raptors one bit. Armour replaces Majestic as MLB jersey supplier in '20, 06 Dec 2016 04:31:19 GMTOXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Under Armour will take over as the supplier of Major League Baseball uniforms in 2020.'s hat trick rallies Penguins past Senators, 8-5, 06 Dec 2016 04:29:51 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan keeps insisting there isn't a switch his team can flip that makes two-goal deficits vanish within a matter of minutes. meetings heat up: Melancon to Giants, Hill to Dodgers, 06 Dec 2016 03:24:59 GMTOXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Albeit too late to save them this year, the San Francisco Giants got their closer. look for solutions only when toxic pollution soars, 06 Dec 2016 04:47:32 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — The truth of New Delhi's toxic air finally hit home for Rakhi Singh when her 3-year-old son began to cough constantly early this year. She bought air purifiers for her home. When a thick, gray haze turned the view outside her home into a scene from a bad science fiction film last month, she bought pollution masks. speeding federal drug approvals clears Senate hurdle, 06 Dec 2016 03:37:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan bill to speed government drug approvals and bolster biomedical research cleared its last procedural hurdle in the Senate on Monday in an emotional moment for outgoing Vice President Joe Biden., Grizzlies outlast Pelicans, 110-108 in double OT, 06 Dec 2016 05:24:38 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Marc Gasol had 28 points, including a game-tying 3-pointer with seven seconds left in regulation, to go with 11 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted the New Orleans Pelicans 110-108 in double overtime on Monday night. Jackets sweep series from Coyotes with 4-1 win, 06 Dec 2016 04:10:25 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Although the Columbus Blue Jackets didn't unleash the barrage of shots on goal they did two nights earlier in Phoenix, they had more than enough go into the net Monday night. Bulls suspend guard Rajon Rondo 1 game, 06 Dec 2016 04:45:30 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls suspended Rajon Rondo for Monday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers for conduct detrimental to the team, adding another disciplinary measure to the point guard's lengthy resume. scores twice as Caps beat Sabres 3-2 in OT, 06 Dec 2016 03:17:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Marcus Johansson scored the tying goal late in the third period and got the winner midway through overtime to lift the Washington Capitals to a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night. scores twice as Capitals beat Sabres 3-2 in OT, 06 Dec 2016 04:37:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Trailing by a goal, the Washington Capitals spent their second intermission venting about their poor play. Marcus Johansson used the rest of the game to lead the comeback. Blazers beat Bulls 112-110 for 3rd straight win, 06 Dec 2016 04:41:09 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers learned from last month's blowout loss to Chicago. sends another 120 army peacekeepers to South Sudan, 06 Dec 2016 04:19:58 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China has sent 120 troops to South Sudan as part of a 700-member U.N. peacekeeping force, deepening its commitment to the troubled East African nation where two Chinese peacekeepers were killed in fighting over the summer. who fled Myanmar recount killings, rapes, burnings, 06 Dec 2016 04:54:27 GMTCOX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — The Myanmar soldiers came in the morning, the young mother says. They set fire to the concrete-and-thatch homes, forcing the villagers to cluster together. When some of her neighbors tried to escape into the fields, they were shot. After that, she says, most people stopped running away. finalists: Jackson, Watson, Peppers, 2 Sooners, 06 Dec 2016 04:49:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After putting on a show in Death Valley back in October, Clemson's Deshaun Watson and Louisville's Lamar Jackson will face off again. has 25 points to lead Wizards to 118-113 win over Nets, 06 Dec 2016 04:21:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Nets hit a wall in the third quarter and were finished off by John Wall in the fourth., Barton lead Nuggets past 76ers, 106-98, 06 Dec 2016 04:01:13 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A dejected Will Barton walked toward the bench, but the Denver Nuggets guard got a reprieve because it wasn't a substitution opportunity for his team. With a second chance, Barton responded in a huge way. says dairy a potential ally in Asia nutrition challenges, 06 Dec 2016 03:56:03 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — An apple a day kept the doctor away — but now in Asia, a cup of milk might do the trick. releases abortion booklet citing refuted cancer links, 06 Dec 2016 03:39:35 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas state agency has released a new edition of a booklet for women considering an abortion that suggests there may be a link between terminating pregnancies and increased risks of breast cancer and depression.