FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 03 May 2015 18:47:24 -0700Intuit drafting another small business for Super Bowl TV adhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8760c46ba0d43708e929355c3d05ca3NEW YORK (AP) — Intuit is looking to draft another small business for some air time in football's biggest game.By JOYCE M. ROSENBERGhtBusinessSmall businessTechnologyTelevision programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSports mediaSportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8760c46ba0d43708e929355c3d05ca3Sun, 03 May 2015 22:15:48 GMTGiants beat Angels 5-0 behind Lincecum for 3-game sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8154db14447a48bb814f7f6e0fb24a74SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tim Lincecum pitched three-hit ball over eight innings, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-0 Sunday for a three-game sweep.By MICHAEL WAGAMANsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8154db14447a48bb814f7f6e0fb24a74Sun, 03 May 2015 22:42:43 GMTSmylie Kaufman wins first Web.com Tour titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cda75ba9f2164944abeeafcd752f42dbNEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) — Rookie Smylie Kaufman won the United Leasing Championship by five strokes Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title.sSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cda75ba9f2164944abeeafcd752f42dbSun, 03 May 2015 23:10:08 GMTCable, pay-per-view problems leave viewers fighting madhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f27af6ca71148ec8e3ab6414d0fb378NEW YORK (AP) — For some boxing fans, the big fight Saturday night turned out to be between them and their cable companies.By SCOTT MAYEROWITZhtBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsTechnologyTelevision programsEntertainmentSocial mediaBoxingMen's boxingOnline mediaMediaInternet technologyComputing and information technologyEntertainment and media technologyMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesMen's sportsTelecommunicationsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f27af6ca71148ec8e3ab6414d0fb378Sun, 03 May 2015 22:39:37 GMTWarriors roll past Grizzlies 101-86 in Game 1 of West semishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ede98c4076f439fa472c20ab393ab6eOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr joked before Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals that reporters should have two stories ready: One if his team looked well-rested and won, another if it looked rusty and lost.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ede98c4076f439fa472c20ab393ab6eSun, 03 May 2015 23:18:27 GMTJeff Gordon's costly mistake helps ruin weekend at Talladegahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6860836608a4641b9bf3ec119f633a8TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Jeff Gordon's mistake on pit road helped sour a promising weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.By JOHN ZENORsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6860836608a4641b9bf3ec119f633a8Sun, 03 May 2015 22:32:41 GMTHalep, Venus lose in Madrid Open 1st round, Serena advanceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e95e3c7d794ad49231e71034801defMADRID (AP) — Second-seeded Simona Halep and Venus Williams both lost in the opening round of the Madrid Open on Sunday, while top-seeded Serena Williams had a trouble-free debut.sSportsMen's tennisWomen's tennisTennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsSpainMadridWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2e95e3c7d794ad49231e71034801defSun, 03 May 2015 21:14:58 GMTWith rescue near, Boko Haram stoned Nigerian girls to deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/949086abee49470598ae00f880934d4eYOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Even with the crackle of gunfire signaling rescuers were near, the horrors did not end: Boko Haram fighters stoned captives to death, some girls and women were crushed by an armored car and three died when a land mine exploded as they walked to freedom.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsHostage situationsLand minesKidnappingMilitant groupsWar and unrestCrimeNigeriaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/949086abee49470598ae00f880934d4eSun, 03 May 2015 21:13:13 GMTGiant billowing aerial sculpture installed over Boston parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95cb6c659eae4414aff52c105b0a03e3BOSTON (AP) — A giant aerial sculpture is floating over a park in Boston's Financial District, bringing a shimmer of spring where snowplow piles towered just weeks ago.aOdditiesBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95cb6c659eae4414aff52c105b0a03e3Sun, 03 May 2015 21:47:16 GMTNYPD officer 'fighting for his life'; suspect denied bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81d375039c3c462599e563ac9f32cc71NEW YORK (AP) — A man who officials say boasted of being a street "hellraiser" and who served prison time for attempted murder was arraigned on charges that he shot a New York City police officer in the head.By MICHAEL BALSAMOaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderQueensNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81d375039c3c462599e563ac9f32cc71Sun, 03 May 2015 23:57:37 GMTGrandal's 13th-inning homer lifts Dodgers over D-Backs 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7313a80720024974a382887f43d2e3ebLOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasmani Grandal threw out a runner at the plate after an errant pitch in the top of the 13th inning, then homered leading off the bottom half to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Arizona Diamondbacks 1-0 on Sunday for their fourth straight win.By JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7313a80720024974a382887f43d2e3ebMon, 04 May 2015 00:43:33 GMTAP Source: Warriors star Stephen Curry to be named NBA MVPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cca26daf852469f83cad9de9ce32d14OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Some called him too small. Others too fragile.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cca26daf852469f83cad9de9ce32d14Mon, 04 May 2015 00:37:00 GMTGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9448116c794b89b61cc4486561cac3SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy didn't need another comeback to win the Match Play Championship.By The Associated PresssSportsMen's golfWomen's golfGolfMen's sportsWomen's sportsTexasWoodlandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9448116c794b89b61cc4486561cac3Mon, 04 May 2015 00:27:08 GMTJames Taylor debuts new song about Fenway, at Fenwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f13d0c59ecb49a4b8597cc686688ffbBOSTON (AP) — Local troubadour James Taylor debuted his new song "Angels of Fenway" at the ballpark that gave the tune its name.eArts and entertainmentSportsMusicEntertainmentMLB baseballProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f13d0c59ecb49a4b8597cc686688ffbMon, 04 May 2015 00:36:49 GMTAmEx to roll out loyalty program Plenti on Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dded5a9c3f2f48798bf23921c56349d2NEW YORK (AP) — American Express will roll out a new loyalty program, Plenti, on Monday, allowing U.S. shoppers for the first time to earn rewards points through a variety of purchases, from paying a phone bill to filling up at the pump.By KEN SWEETaBusinessGeneral newsFinancial servicesIndustriesConsumer products and servicesProducts and servicesCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dded5a9c3f2f48798bf23921c56349d2Sun, 03 May 2015 21:15:08 GMTQuakes hit California, but no damage or injuries reportedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d112829206544a3aff231f75e0291efSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two separate quakes at or near magnitude-4.0 hit Northern and Southern California on Sunday, with no immediate reports of damage or injuries.aGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersCaliforniaSan FranciscoLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d112829206544a3aff231f75e0291efMon, 04 May 2015 00:46:43 GMTO'Malley's record as Baltimore mayor under scrutinyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/701b4d91394646739d55c7169b62397aBALTIMORE (AP) — Martin O'Malley often casts Baltimore as the comeback city that overcame the ravages of drugs and violence when he was mayor.By KEN THOMAS and BRIAN WITTEpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsViolent crimeMunicipal governmentsCrimeAfrican-AmericansLegal proceedingsGeneral newsLocal governmentsLaw and orderPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/701b4d91394646739d55c7169b62397aSun, 03 May 2015 23:18:07 GMT3 congregants killed when semi slams into church vanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0316c853477e47949736c7740facbd9dWAWARSING, N.Y. (AP) — State police say three congregants of a New York church were killed when a tractor-trailer slammed into the van they were riding in after attending a religious retreat.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0316c853477e47949736c7740facbd9dSun, 03 May 2015 23:03:44 GMTWaitress to governor: Give tip to Kansas schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5345b6a0b554eb988da044e3fa9a2abTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A waitress who left a message for Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback on his receipt at a barbeque restaurant said she thought it was more important to promote education funding than to get a tip.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsEducationEducation budgetsState governmentsSocial affairsTopekaKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5345b6a0b554eb988da044e3fa9a2abSun, 03 May 2015 23:00:43 GMTBaltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riotshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bb10617a5d34907a36626cbb6b39743BALTIMORE (AP) — Six days after riots sparked by Freddie Gray's death, Baltimore's mayor lifted a citywide curfew Sunday and faith leaders called for continued activism until justice is achieved.By BEN NUCKOLS and DAVID DISHNEAUaGeneral newsRiotsArrestsProtests and demonstrationsCrimeMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestViolent crimeLaw and orderLocal governmentsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bb10617a5d34907a36626cbb6b39743Sun, 03 May 2015 22:57:17 GMT4.0 magnitude quake near San Francisco suburbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c854d618a774f009ca691f84bbce516SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 4.0 magnitude earthquake rattled San Francisco Bay Area residents Sunday afternoon.aGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c854d618a774f009ca691f84bbce516Sun, 03 May 2015 22:43:13 GMTBeal leads well-rested Wizards past Hawks 104-98 in Game 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a583b83c96541faafcf0422bcda0382ATLANTA (AP) — After resting up for the past week, the Washington Wizards merely had to withstand Atlanta's early pace.By PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a583b83c96541faafcf0422bcda0382Sun, 03 May 2015 21:05:40 GMTChelsea wins Premier League title for 1st time in 5 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5429887150ca469bb44978ba5988d917LONDON (AP) — Chelsea won the Premier League with three games to spare with a 1-0 victory over fellow London side Crystal Palace, while Paris Saint-Germain took a step closer to a third straight title with a 2-0 victory at Nantes in the French league.sSportsMen's soccerMen's sportsProfessional soccerSoccerFranceSpainLondonUnited KingdomLyonEuropeValenciaWestern EuropeEnglandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5429887150ca469bb44978ba5988d917Sun, 03 May 2015 23:19:41 GMTBen Carson, famed neurosurgeon, running for presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea441ed5ed64a68a68c6ec7468f7285WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Carson, retired neurosurgeon turned conservative star, has confirmed that he will seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.By STEVE PEOPLES and BILL BARROWpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPrimary electionsHealth care policyCampaignsPolitical partiesForeign policyNational electionsElectionsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsGovernment policyPolitical organizationsInternational relationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea441ed5ed64a68a68c6ec7468f7285Mon, 04 May 2015 00:45:31 GMTIan Woosnam wins Champions Tour's Insperity Invitationalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a3540d6a154d379acc3cdf42c89406THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) — Ian Woosnam made a 30-foot birdie putt in a playoff Sunday to win the Insperity Invitational for his first Champions Tour title.sSportsMen's sportsGolfMen's golfEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a3540d6a154d379acc3cdf42c89406Mon, 04 May 2015 00:49:01 GMTLeBron, Cavs ready to take on raging Bullshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86bcff9f556a40618135f8f497d6d2fbINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James embraces challenges, big or small, personal or professional. They drive him, push him, make him dig deeper.By TOM WITHERSsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballEventsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86bcff9f556a40618135f8f497d6d2fbSun, 03 May 2015 23:13:18 GMTRebels kill 8 Indian paramilitary soldiershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40ec1443c7bc4f4a9f79e8ea999a0c52GAUHATI, India (AP) — Suspected rebels on Sunday ambushed and killed eight Indian paramilitary soldiers in the remote, troubled northeast, police said.By WASBIR HUSSAINiGeneral newsWar casualtiesWar and unrestGovernment and politicsIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40ec1443c7bc4f4a9f79e8ea999a0c52Sun, 03 May 2015 21:07:55 GMTMcIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f089106149f646b1815e881884fd1323SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rory McIlroy had to work harder than ever to win the Match Play Championship.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfWoodlandEast AsiaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f089106149f646b1815e881884fd1323Mon, 04 May 2015 00:10:36 GMTVogt, unusually wild Gray carry A's past Rangers 7-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dee3f26b0f714780a51d8a2164b5dbd2ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Stephen Vogt homered twice, Sonny Gray took a shutout into the seventh inning while mixing 10 strikeouts with a career-high seven walks, and the Oakland A's beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 Sunday.By SCHUYLER DIXONsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dee3f26b0f714780a51d8a2164b5dbd2Sun, 03 May 2015 22:47:54 GMTThe Latest: Baltimore lifts curfew after days of tensionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e94c6446c42741cc94d05470261104835:30 p.m.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesViolent crimeRiotsArrestsCrimeProtests and demonstrationsMunicipal governmentsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e94c6446c42741cc94d0547026110483Sun, 03 May 2015 21:36:43 GMTMontoya fastest on opening day of Indy testshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/224c295957014239bb5025bc60bc7a95INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya topped the speed chart at 226.772 mph Sunday in the first day of testing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.sSportsAutomobile racingIndyCarIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/224c295957014239bb5025bc60bc7a95Sun, 03 May 2015 22:38:49 GMTCommunity leaders: Nigerian troops kill dozens of civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a75a5a21e57c44b2afd709deb5b29b91JOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian troops have killed dozens of civilians and razed scores of homes to avenge the deaths of six soldiers, community leaders and residents of central Plateau state charged on Sunday.By AHMED SAKAiGeneral newsNigeriaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a75a5a21e57c44b2afd709deb5b29b91Sun, 03 May 2015 22:27:00 GMTInbee Park wins North Texas Shootout for 2nd timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8207ec2987d4f33af50fbc27b093173IRVING, Texas (AP) — Inbee Park loves coming to Texas. For the second time in three years, she's leaving the Lone Star State with a trophy.By STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsTexasHendersonEast AsiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8207ec2987d4f33af50fbc27b093173Sun, 03 May 2015 22:35:35 GMTEarnhardt crew chief stays put on injured daughter's ordershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fe76274dd19415db44da6c1b2a59771TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief, Greg Ives, couldn't get clearance to head home after his daughter broke her arm.By JOHN ZENORsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fe76274dd19415db44da6c1b2a59771Sun, 03 May 2015 23:41:43 GMTArizona girl dies after swing set breaks suddenlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d7746dd6aca4812843aa75b6bf53dc6GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in a Phoenix suburb say a 7-year-old girl is dead and a 14-year-old girl is hospitalized after a backyard swing set broke apart.aGeneral newsAccidents and disastersArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d7746dd6aca4812843aa75b6bf53dc6Sun, 03 May 2015 22:23:16 GMTPlouffe slam, 5 RBIs, Twins rout White Sox for 4-game sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b8c58c2153f4657bdc843450b22aa76MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe hit his first grand slam in the majors and drove in career-high five runs, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 13-3 Sunday for a four-game sweep.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b8c58c2153f4657bdc843450b22aa76Sun, 03 May 2015 22:27:12 GMTGyorko's long homer helps Padres to 8-6 win over Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c17a349b6bc0498daac3ae9279979c01SAN DIEGO (AP) — Light-hitting Jedd Gyorko drove a two-run homer an estimated 438 feet and Justin Upton and Derek Norris also hit two-run shots for the San Diego Padres, who beat the Colorado Rockies 8-6 Sunday for a three-game sweep.By BERNIE WILSONsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c17a349b6bc0498daac3ae9279979c01Sun, 03 May 2015 23:44:40 GMTWashington state officials withdraw shellfish spray permithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bffd050d04614165b9a92e3dd5e2fd9eOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington's Department of Ecology has canceled a permit to spray pesticides over shellfish beds in two areas, officials said Sunday.aFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleAnimalsMollusksHarborsShrimpState governmentsAgricultureIndustriesBusinessEnvironment and natureGovernment and politicsWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bffd050d04614165b9a92e3dd5e2fd9eSun, 03 May 2015 20:57:24 GMTCops hail man who fatally shoots suspect outside Utah storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82bb349b58aa4da5b43d8961aec71611Police are hailing a man who shot and killed a would-be carjacker outside a Utah grocery store, saying he did the right thing by coming to the aid of the vehicle's owner.By MARTIN GRIFFITHaGeneral newsTheftCrimeViolent crimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82bb349b58aa4da5b43d8961aec71611Sun, 03 May 2015 23:48:45 GMTAstros win 10th in row, Gattis homers twice to beat Marinershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcc0402755e342e7a3e2e337b4519ac7HOUSTON (AP) — Now that Evan Gattis has joined the party, the Houston Astros seem to be celebrating every day.By JORDAN GODWINsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsHoustonTexasSeattleUnited StatesNorth AmericaWashingtonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcc0402755e342e7a3e2e337b4519ac7Sun, 03 May 2015 23:31:41 GMTAll-female Smith College to accept transgender applicantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f610b804722f4a5babc28f4c4cc7764cNORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Smith College, the largest of the all-female Seven Sisters schools, is changing its policy to accept transgender women.aGeneral newsHigher educationEducationGender issuesSocial affairsSocial issuesNorthamptonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f610b804722f4a5babc28f4c4cc7764cSun, 03 May 2015 22:02:23 GMTRamirez homers, drives in 3 to lead Brewers over Cubs 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd225072195a4ce39b6e75bdb0c821d5CHICAGO (AP) — Aramis Ramirez homered and broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run single, helping the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Sunday for their first consecutive wins this season.By SARAH TROTTOsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsChicagoWisconsinMilwaukeeIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd225072195a4ce39b6e75bdb0c821d5Sun, 03 May 2015 21:58:37 GMTPuerto Rico governor signs order to legalize medical pothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f333896f80b8496791808d284fe0c130SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor on Sunday signed an executive order to authorize the use of medical marijuana in the U.S. territory in an unexpected move following a lengthy public debate.By DANICA COTOiGeneral newsMedical marijuanaRecreational drug laws and regulationsState governmentsGovernment and politicsHealth issuesHealthMedicationDiagnosis and treatmentHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment regulationsPuerto RicoCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f333896f80b8496791808d284fe0c130Mon, 04 May 2015 00:33:30 GMTPuerto Rico governor signs order legalizing medical pothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb6e7b908004c81a547fdfdbff1f689SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor on Sunday signed an executive order authorizing the use of medical marijuana in the U.S. territory in an unexpected move following a lengthy public debate.By DANICA COTOiGeneral newsMedical marijuanaState governmentsHealth issuesHealthMedicationDiagnosis and treatmentHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment and politicsRecreational drug laws and regulationsGovernment regulationsPuerto RicoCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb6e7b908004c81a547fdfdbff1f689Mon, 04 May 2015 00:10:07 GMTArab coalition 'reconnaissance' troops land in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27715167520048d992f8b6cc1d90a607SANAA, Yemen (AP) — With helicopter gunships hovering overhead, at least 20 troops from a Saudi-led Arab coalition came ashore Sunday in the southern port city of Aden on what military officials called a "reconnaissance" mission, as fighting raged between Iranian-backed Shiite rebels and forces loyal to the nation's exiled president.By AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsWar and unrestArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsYemenEgyptSanaaSaudi ArabiaRed SeaMiddle EastCairoNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27715167520048d992f8b6cc1d90a607Sun, 03 May 2015 21:56:45 GMTSuspect in NYPD officer shooting spent over 5 years in jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5acd1ad56414980a1028e343a954449NEW YORK (AP) — A man who served five years in prison for attempted murder was arraigned Sunday on charges that he shot a New York City police officer in the head.By MICHAEL BALSAMOaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5acd1ad56414980a1028e343a954449Sun, 03 May 2015 21:22:54 GMTEdwards and Kenseth question lack of caution at end of racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee8b440fb75a4dba9b0f914e5b566190TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Carl Edwards and Matt Kenseth were both frustrated with the end of the Sprint Cup race Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, where NASCAR's decision not to throw a caution allowed drivers to speed past Edwards' spinning car.By JENNA FRYERsSportsMen's sportsAutomobile racingDaytona 500Athlete injuriesNASCAREventsAthlete healthTalladegaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee8b440fb75a4dba9b0f914e5b566190Mon, 04 May 2015 00:30:49 GMTCardinals win in extras again, beat Pirates 3-2 in 14http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/224c38f3fda04d54b846d784801f3067ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kolten Wong homered in the 14th inning and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates in extra innings for the third straight time, 3-2 on Sunday.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsProfessional baseballBaseballAthlete healthSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/224c38f3fda04d54b846d784801f3067Sun, 03 May 2015 23:13:37 GMTPolice: Mother threw baby off bridge into river, then jumpedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5cf9e690dbf4d26a93ec5f8eb5c3e7aALLTENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a mother and baby were rescued after witnesses reported seeing her throw the 1-year-old boy into an eastern Pennsylvania river and then jump from a bridge.aGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5cf9e690dbf4d26a93ec5f8eb5c3e7aSun, 03 May 2015 21:38:13 GMTAP source: Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry selected NBA most valuable playerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42478743625a483a8fdb2bd8cae069a1OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — AP source: Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry selected NBA most valuable player.sSportsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42478743625a483a8fdb2bd8cae069a1Mon, 04 May 2015 00:17:53 GMT