FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 24 May 2016 16:26:20 -07:00Stanford tops Oklahoma St to take NCAA women's tennis titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b97ee66c3fa34e1dadfdddae8d3d5c16Tue, 24 May 2016 22:50:17 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Stanford's Taylor Davidson fought off a match point for 3-6, 7-5, 7-5 victory over Oklahoma State's Vladica Babic that gave the Cardinal a 4-3 win and their 18th NCAA women's tennis championship on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b97ee66c3fa34e1dadfdddae8d3d5c16Illinois pushes legal aid for juveniles in murder caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2397359da9534d0f99d0594cc6d6a204Tue, 24 May 2016 23:05:52 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A lawyer would have to be present when police question juveniles younger than 15 in murder or sex offense investigations under a measure Illinois lawmakers are considering that seeks to eliminate false confessions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2397359da9534d0f99d0594cc6d6a204James Hinchcliffe making new memories in Indianapolishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7b7068482304a31affb46fcd72324b5Tue, 24 May 2016 22:37:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In his return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway this May, James Hinchcliffe didn't find himself reliving the terror and agony of the crash there that nearly killed him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7b7068482304a31affb46fcd72324b5Trump, Clinton speeches to highlight US divisions on gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9f3cc6c20a94a239c00f0b42be7599aFri, 20 May 2016 22:52:29 GMTDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton are courting voters on opposite sides of the gun debate in events that highlight the nation's deep divide on the topic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9f3cc6c20a94a239c00f0b42be7599aEx-NBA player Kermit Washington arrested in Los Angeleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e1984bc5e084832aaaf8d4d6daa7dc1Tue, 24 May 2016 23:08:29 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Kermit Washington, a former NBA player who notoriously gave a bone-breaking face punch to the Houston Rockets' Rudy Tomjanovich during a 1977 Lakers game, has been arrested by federal agents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e1984bc5e084832aaaf8d4d6daa7dc1The Latest: Suspect in St. Louis infant's shooting on parolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ba693c301384d5d8b072a7546d1aeceTue, 24 May 2016 22:35:37 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on the St. Louis shooting death of an 8-month-old boy and the search for his father, the suspected gunman (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ba693c301384d5d8b072a7546d1aeceAlan Young, star of 1960s sitcom 'Mr. Ed,' dies at 96http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85d552db0d349c29088671a85a69716Fri, 20 May 2016 22:35:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Alan Young, who played straight man to a talking horse in the 1960s sitcom "Mister Ed," has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85d552db0d349c29088671a85a69716The Latest: 2 siblings safe after St. Louis infant shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f542cdd8dd88495b826bc120e5b9298aTue, 24 May 2016 23:01:15 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on the St. Louis shooting death of an 8-month-old boy and the search for his father, the suspected gunman (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f542cdd8dd88495b826bc120e5b9298aUtah doctor convicted in wife's death appeals sex-abuse casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3882b8c2d074892b9c60e1da63e4df6Tue, 24 May 2016 22:41:26 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah doctor found guilty of drugging his beauty queen wife and leaving her to die in a bathtub appealed a separate sexual abuse conviction on Tuesday, arguing he didn't get a fair trial after he was convicted in the high-profile murder case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3882b8c2d074892b9c60e1da63e4df6AP Newsbreak: Tennessee's new prison stops taking inmateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b290405ec4ce4263b28cb2c1d6821338Tue, 24 May 2016 22:46:55 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's newest prison has stopped taking inmates after just four months of full operation. Records obtained by The Associated Press suggest why.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b290405ec4ce4263b28cb2c1d6821338Secret Service shoots man with gun outside White Househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eef760edbea34c8bbf556adc70392e9eFri, 20 May 2016 21:54:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House on Friday afternoon and refused to drop his weapon, the Secret Service said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eef760edbea34c8bbf556adc70392e9eAbout 500 attend funeral for slain 11-year-old Houston boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d352ff12231406c9505f917116f11cfTue, 24 May 2016 23:07:55 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — About 500 mourners filled a Houston church to capacity Tuesday for the funeral for an 11-year-old boy who was stabbed to death as he walked home from school.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d352ff12231406c9505f917116f11cfAfghan who faced charges at Guantanamo can now be releasedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf5bed4075b8447f8222cc4e8e2b05f3Fri, 20 May 2016 22:43:30 GMTMIAMI (AP) — An Afghan who once faced war crimes charges at Guantanamo has been cleared for release from the U.S. base in Cuba.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf5bed4075b8447f8222cc4e8e2b05f3Police find bodies believed to be missing Washington couplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7fd2bda240d44ff9ea8dfec1e208111Tue, 24 May 2016 23:01:59 GMTEVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Authorities said Tuesday they have found bodies believed to be a Washington woman and man who have been missing for six weeks and presumed killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7fd2bda240d44ff9ea8dfec1e208111Complaint alleges Texas charter schools abusing visa programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57a2aae484ee414d9100e2b3c81befdcTue, 24 May 2016 22:37:44 GMTA complaint filed Tuesday with Texas education officials accuses a charter-school network of abusing a visa program to import large numbers of Turkish teachers and violating state and federal laws by paying them more than American teachers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57a2aae484ee414d9100e2b3c81befdcProsecutor: Alabama speaker made $2.3 million off his officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/293a275aa378413681b261267c63db9dTue, 24 May 2016 22:51:01 GMTOPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard went on trial Tuesday on felony ethics charges that could result in his removal from office, with a prosecutor telling jurors the powerful Republican legislator illegally made $2.3 million off his state position and GOP chairmanship despite promising to clean up corruption in the Statehouse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/293a275aa378413681b261267c63db9dClinton, Sanders make all-out blitz in California primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afe1bcdafb3b42a9a8c825b950f3d300Tue, 24 May 2016 22:30:56 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders dueled for support Tuesday ahead of California's presidential primary, as the Vermont senator showed few signs of backing off his efforts to boost his longshot odds for the nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afe1bcdafb3b42a9a8c825b950f3d300Donkeys up for adoption in Hawaii, but only in pairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee1edfcef3e54e53b40b723bdeae8513Fri, 20 May 2016 22:43:53 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The last 50 wild donkeys on Hawaii's Big Island will be rounded up, marking the final step in a six-year effort to get them in adoptive homes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee1edfcef3e54e53b40b723bdeae8513With loss to Cinemark, theater victims have few optionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d732c5fb7a60441ca96c2d127781e24aFri, 20 May 2016 22:37:24 GMTCENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Victims' loss in a civil trial over whether a Colorado movie theater should have done more to prevent a mass shooting leaves them with dwindling options as they seek damages for their suffering.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d732c5fb7a60441ca96c2d127781e24aJudge: Law trimming early voting in Ohio is unconstitutionalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1a9f5bea0624d3fb552bb36a4f5f346Tue, 24 May 2016 22:34:57 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A law trimming early voting in Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, a federal judge ruled Tuesday in a case involving a series Republican-backed voting changes in the presidential battleground state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1a9f5bea0624d3fb552bb36a4f5f346UN: Growing environmental threat from animal-to-man diseaseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8deba15a4604c76b347582fd9a3ac00Fri, 20 May 2016 22:43:51 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new U.N. report identifies some of the most worrying environmental threats facing the world today.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8deba15a4604c76b347582fd9a3ac00Teen pleads not guilty to threat against military personnelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d58e007017b415199187a3ce7240e5aTue, 24 May 2016 22:47:38 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A teenager accused earlier of trying to assist the Islamic State group has pleaded not guilty to accusations he tweeted out the names and addresses of military personnel with threats of violence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d58e007017b415199187a3ce7240e5aUS seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ba8511593014adfaebb1a11424ca0dbTue, 24 May 2016 23:12:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ba8511593014adfaebb1a11424ca0dbPirates pitcher Vogelsong dealing multiple facial fractureshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca5c4827a9614deeb3cec9d257bfdb2aTue, 24 May 2016 23:10:42 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong remained hospitalized with swelling and multiple facial fractures on Tuesday, a day after the veteran took a 92 mph fastball to the head from Colorado pitcher Jordan Lyles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca5c4827a9614deeb3cec9d257bfdb2aNative groups protest planned French auction of artifactshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34faac77947a4553ac0837fd60d49528Tue, 24 May 2016 22:32:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Native American leaders are protesting the latest plan by a Paris auction house to sell off part of their tribal history, and their demand for the return of their ceremonial objects is getting bipartisan support.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34faac77947a4553ac0837fd60d49528The Latest: Bodies believed to be missing couple foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcef8dd4baed44d0b041265a31906940Tue, 24 May 2016 22:37:11 GMTEVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of a Washington state couple, presumed to have been killed (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcef8dd4baed44d0b041265a31906940Derby winner Nyquist ready for Preakness, even a rainy onehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a76534a8a04e49ad698380c07efa39Fri, 20 May 2016 22:49:31 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Let it rain again on the Preakness. Team Nyquist doesn't seem concerned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a76534a8a04e49ad698380c07efa39So Yeon Ryu shoots 64 to take Kingsmill Championship leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f35bdf12def444b96d260b1ee270ce9Fri, 20 May 2016 22:45:16 GMTWILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — So Yeon Ryu had six birdies in an eight-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the Kingsmill Championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f35bdf12def444b96d260b1ee270ce9Congress warming to idea of medical marijuana for veteranshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f38daa504be64747b7c67bc948c0702aFri, 20 May 2016 22:50:11 GMTDENVER (AP) — Congress is showing an increased willingness to let VA doctors talk to veterans about medical marijuana in states where it's legal, although final approval is far from certain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f38daa504be64747b7c67bc948c0702aBelt-tightening in Brazil aimed at fighting economic crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89adf767fd3e42dfa62c6855db98b3aeTue, 24 May 2016 23:02:58 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's acting president announced austerity measures Tuesday aimed at pulling Latin America's largest economy from its worst crisis in decades, warning that a failure to act will mean "extraordinary hardship" for future generations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89adf767fd3e42dfa62c6855db98b3aeNorth Carolina speaker: On LGBT, Charlotte must repeal firsthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c8ca77c89374607bd799d85190e331cTue, 24 May 2016 22:33:30 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Chances appear to be dwindling that North Carolina lawmakers will alter a contentious, new state law limiting LGBT nondiscrimination protections, because a legislative leader says they won't act until Charlotte first throws out its local ordinance increasing those protections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c8ca77c89374607bd799d85190e331cOklahoma governor vetoes bill criminalizing abortionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d61e545fe2543da91bbd55c03b4bf90Fri, 20 May 2016 21:56:21 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin on Friday vetoed legislation to make it a felony for doctors to perform an abortion, a measure that would have effectively outlawed the procedure in the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d61e545fe2543da91bbd55c03b4bf90Saints owner Tom Benson discusses why he disinherits kinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be1f534842be457c99ec67e034d1288cFri, 20 May 2016 21:56:55 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a court deposition, Tom Benson said he ousted his daughter and grandchildren from executive positions in the Saints and Pelicans after a confrontation turned physical between his daughter, Renee, and his wife, Gayle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be1f534842be457c99ec67e034d1288cFeds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c15a4a78cd44877b5fe52fe649b34b5Tue, 24 May 2016 23:11:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department has arrested five people in Miami accused of posing as IRS agents in telephone calls and demanding immediate payment of overdue taxes, a scheme that netted them an estimated $2 million, a top official said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c15a4a78cd44877b5fe52fe649b34b5NZ 7s coach given some credit for rugby's return to Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e446e7cf5b947fdb4b15d421d7e14bdTue, 24 May 2016 22:42:02 GMTLONDON (AP) — Sonny Bill Williams is going in for a try untouched in the left corner when the whistle blows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e446e7cf5b947fdb4b15d421d7e14bdStanford edges South Carolina to advance in NCAAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfe3c934a93a4b2aad41aae57e4ab101Tue, 24 May 2016 22:41:32 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Mariah Stackhouse won three of four holes to start the back nine and delivered a clutch approach to wrap up a 2-up victory Tuesday as defending champion Stanford knocked off South Carolina and advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Women's golf championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfe3c934a93a4b2aad41aae57e4ab101Space shuttle tank to be hauled to Los Angeles museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f933aa21731a4cbeb539c6c012a771b9Fri, 20 May 2016 22:18:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A massive space shuttle external propellant tank will be squeezed through the streets of Los Angeles to join a display of the retired orbiter Endeavour at the California Science Center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f933aa21731a4cbeb539c6c012a771b9If confirmed, Native American site may delay $3.8B pipelinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35df1b136bc48378d3873e3ee052f0dFri, 20 May 2016 22:10:53 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Discovery of an archaeological site that may have cultural significance to Native Americans could further delay construction of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline if government officials require the route to be moved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35df1b136bc48378d3873e3ee052f0dWriters share Wodehouse comic fiction prize, win a pighttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be7e2830767f41eda29efc00f76fd7e6Tue, 24 May 2016 23:09:55 GMTLONDON (AP) — Satires set in financial-crisis Ireland and the high-end art world share this year's Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction, whose rewards include a bottle of champagne and a pig.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be7e2830767f41eda29efc00f76fd7e6Sanders campaign down to less than $6 million in cashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc08602b74c64ac19bb6ffe827fe564eFri, 20 May 2016 21:54:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders' campaign had less than $6 million at the start of May, a critical cash shortage as he makes an admittedly tough final play to wrest the Democratic presidential nomination from Hillary Clinton. He has been spending about $40 million per month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc08602b74c64ac19bb6ffe827fe564eMexico OKs extradition of drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman to UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ced56a18d2b848428ccff058d02d6053Fri, 20 May 2016 21:47:31 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's Foreign Relations Department ruled Friday that the extradition of convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States can go forward.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ced56a18d2b848428ccff058d02d6053Official snared in bribery case dies in suspicious crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c23a726e324bfebead14bc27f8188fTue, 24 May 2016 22:54:41 GMTOPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida city official died in a suspicious single-vehicle crash a day before he was scheduled to surrender in a criminal corruption case involving thousands of dollars in bribes, authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9c23a726e324bfebead14bc27f8188fThe Latest: Actor says in call he didn't want to kill wifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08c185c58aa45879aed7049a312fc0cTue, 24 May 2016 22:44:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of actor Michael Jace, who played a police officer on the TV series "The Shield." (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08c185c58aa45879aed7049a312fc0cConservative Michigan lawmaker's wife reveals teen abortionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f030dd68234231b63ad4865b57e6b1Tue, 24 May 2016 23:19:07 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — The wife of a conservative Michigan lawmaker says in a Facebook posting that she had an abortion while in high school and went public with it after someone approached her husband vowing to disclose the information.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f030dd68234231b63ad4865b57e6b1Court opens hearing to consider release of conspirator listhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1071deaa44d4316baacdaab5e700b6aFri, 20 May 2016 22:41:25 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Friday that a June hearing to consider releasing a list of unindicted co-conspirators in the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal will be public along with legal briefs previously sealed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1071deaa44d4316baacdaab5e700b6aBonds tries to help Stanton solve slumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f238cd3e89f54c7e8059fcb8d7a52177Fri, 20 May 2016 22:28:43 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Barry Bonds stood in the batting cage holding a bat as he held court. His audience: slumping slugger Giancarlo Stanton.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f238cd3e89f54c7e8059fcb8d7a52177Agency sent reports of suspicious deaths to abandoned emailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e009cad0c832428e96ad95077dfb3f62Fri, 20 May 2016 21:48:50 GMTMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — There may be a reason a prosecutor's office says it never received nine reports of suspicious deaths of developmentally disabled people in state care over the past three years: A state oversight agency acknowledged Friday it sent them to an assistant prosecutor's personal email, an account that apparently had been abandoned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e009cad0c832428e96ad95077dfb3f62Chevrolet drivers take top 2 spots at Indy 500 practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edbb7ff7e27f4f9cb951e8cca44dfc3cFri, 20 May 2016 22:20:07 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Team Penske's Will Power pushed Chevrolet to the top of the Indianapolis 500's practice speed chart.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edbb7ff7e27f4f9cb951e8cca44dfc3cProsecutor: 'Shield' actor taunted wife before killing herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70849c4feaff4ba584c6c4cdf21c1b56Tue, 24 May 2016 23:08:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An actor who played a police officer on TV was upset because his wife wanted a divorce and taunted her before fatally shooting her in their Los Angeles home while their two young sons watched, a prosecutor told jurors Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70849c4feaff4ba584c6c4cdf21c1b56Missouri plans to seek death penalty for Mexican nationalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab726bc0b2c84002a70a9a019f471507Fri, 20 May 2016 22:32:41 GMTMONTGOMERY CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri prosecutors plan to pursue the death penalty for a Mexican national in the shooting death of a man a day after he allegedly killed four people in Kansas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab726bc0b2c84002a70a9a019f471507