FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Feb 2017 19:59:28 -08:00Undermanned Senators sweep Devils, Anderson makes 29 saves, 22 Feb 2017 02:34:41 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Craig Anderson made 29 saves and the Ottawa Senators beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 on Tuesday night despite playing without three of their top forwards. Nishikori loses temper; loses in 1st round in Rio, 22 Feb 2017 02:25:23 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Kei Nishikori smashed his racket into the red clay after losing the first set on Tuesday, an unusual burst of anger from the usually calm Japanese player. State women win 20th game, beat No. 16 Oklahoma 79-71, 22 Feb 2017 03:17:20 GMTMANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Karyla Middlebrook scored 19 points, Breanna Lewis added 18 and Kansas State held off No. 16 Oklahoma's late rally for a 79-71 victory on Tuesday night. Kong leader gets 20 months in jail for misconduct, 22 Feb 2017 03:18:55 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — A former leader of Hong Kong was sentenced Wednesday to 20 months in prison for misconduct over a luxury apartment in mainland China intended for his retirement. administration working on trans bathroom guidelines, 22 Feb 2017 00:43:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is working on a new set of directives on the use of school bathrooms by transgender students, the White House said Tuesday. premier appeals to Washington to avoid 'trade war', 22 Feb 2017 03:36:24 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's No. 2 leader expressed hope that disputes with U.S. President Donald Trump's government can be settled amicably and warned a "trade war would benefit nobody.", Kucherov shine in Lightning's 4-1 win over Oilers, 22 Feb 2017 03:47:49 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ondrej Palat scored twice and Nikita Kucherov had a goal and three assists to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Latest: Suspect in slaying may have been high on drugs, 22 Feb 2017 01:44:50 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of two California police officers as they responded to a traffic accident (all times local): members of Congress meet with protests at town halls, 22 Feb 2017 03:41:46 GMTFAIRVIEW, Tenn. (AP) — Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn returned to her district Tuesday in Tennessee and was greeted by tough questions on topics from health care reform to President Donald Trump's cabinet appointees. She also was met with protests. 'Contemporary Color' is a hypnotic concert film, 22 Feb 2017 01:23:14 GMTIn 2015, former Talking Heads front man David Byrne staged an unconventional show in which he paired up 10 contemporary musicians and performers with color guard teams — those baton and saber twirling staples of small town parades and high school football games. The musicians, including the likes of St. Vincent, Lucius, Ad-Rock, Zola Jesus and Nelly Furtado, composed original songs that the color guard teams then used to choreograph a corresponding routine. The unique spectacle, which took place at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, is chronicled with experimental verve in the documentary "Contemporary Color ," from filmmaking brothers Bill and Turner Ross. to push forward with process for rule changes, 22 Feb 2017 01:16:06 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Major League Baseball intends to push forward with the process that could lead to possible rule changes involving the strike zone, installation of pitch clocks and limits on trips to the pitcher's mound. While baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred expressed hope the ongoing process would lead to an agreement, he said clubs would reserve the right to act unilaterally, consistent with the rule-change provision of the sport's labor contract. shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM Kupchak fired, 22 Feb 2017 03:47:29 GMTWith the Los Angeles Lakers mired in the worst years in franchise history, owner Jeanie Buss has turned to Magic Johnson to lead them back to championship contention.'s power-play goal lifts Penguins past Canes 3-1, 22 Feb 2017 03:33:34 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin spent more time in the penalty box than usual for the Pittsburgh Penguins. In 'Get Out,' the two-faced horrors of racism, 22 Feb 2017 01:55:13 GMTFifty years after Sidney Poitier upended the latent racial prejudices of his white date's liberal family in "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," writer-director Jordan Peele has crafted a similar confrontation with altogether more combustible results in "Get Out." Oregon police officers shoot, kill man on roof, 22 Feb 2017 01:45:08 GMTBEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — Two police officers in Oregon responding to a 911 call shot and killed a man standing on a roof in a residential area Tuesday, police said. Reforms didn't cut sentence of suspect in killing, 22 Feb 2017 01:59:26 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A gang member suspected of shooting two California police officers, killing one of them, was released from prison last year on probation under a criminal justice reform initiative that had no impact on how long he spent behind bars, a prison official said Tuesday. Toshiba selling medical leasing unit to Canon, 22 Feb 2017 03:39:56 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Embattled Japanese electronics maker Toshiba Corp. is selling its stake in a medical equipment leasing company to Canon Inc. for 3.14 billion yen ($28 million).'s 3-pointers lift No. 14 Purdue over Penn State, 22 Feb 2017 02:27:01 GMTSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Accustomed to dominating in stretches lately, the 14th-ranked Purdue Boilermakers found themselves on the other end of a big score and needed a savior against a gritty Penn State team on Tuesday night. trading Lou Williams to Houston for Corey Brewer, 22 Feb 2017 01:44:49 GMTThe Los Angeles Lakers have swung their first deal of the Magic Johnson Era, agreeing to send Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a future draft pick. police chief: Suspects in Kim Jong Nam killing were trained to wipe toxin on his face, then wash hands, 22 Feb 2017 03:14:32 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia police chief: Suspects in Kim Jong Nam killing were trained to wipe toxin on his face, then wash hands .'s Hall of Fame to honor 'The Simpsons' on May 27, 22 Feb 2017 02:59:15 GMTCOOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Baseball's Hall of Fame will honor "The Simpsons" on May 27 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the show's "Homer at the Bat" episode. open 9-game road trip with 3-1 win over Red Wings, 22 Feb 2017 03:23:14 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Calvin de Haan was credited with a go-ahead goal that caromed off an opponent late in the second period and the New York Islanders went on to beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 Tuesday night. lifts Canadiens past Rangers in shootout, 22 Feb 2017 03:46:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Paul Byron scored in the fifth round of the shootout and Montreal beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Tuesday night to give coach Claude Julien his first win in his second stint with the Canadiens. blocks Texas cutting Medicaid to Planned Parenthood, 22 Feb 2017 02:34:33 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Texas can't cut off Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015 that launched Republican efforts across the U.S. to defund the nation's largest abortion provider. targeted for possible deportation under Trump rules, 22 Feb 2017 03:40:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under a sweeping rewrite of immigration enforcement policies announced Tuesday by the Trump administration. 25 Wichita State rolls right through Evansville, 109-83, 22 Feb 2017 03:11:41 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Shaq Morris had 18 points, Connor Frankamp and Markis McDuffie added 13 apiece and No. 25 Wichita State announced its return to the Top 25 with a 109-83 blitz of Evansville on Tuesday night. blames Trump, others in global rollback of rights., 22 Feb 2017 01:29:27 GMTPARIS (AP) — Amnesty International says "toxic" fear-mongering by anti-establishment politicians, among them President Donald Trump and the leaders of Turkey, Hungary and the Philippines, is contributing to a global pushback against human rights., attorney denied access to hospitalized asylum seeker, 22 Feb 2017 01:57:26 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Attorneys for a Salvadoran woman who collapsed in a Texas detention center earlier this month as she seeks asylum said Tuesday that family and lawyers have been denied most contact with her as well as information about her medical condition. Zealand unveils national memorial for quake victims, 22 Feb 2017 03:48:28 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The New Zealand city of Christchurch unveiled a national memorial Wednesday to commemorate the 185 people who died in an earthquake six years ago. to leave pipeline protest camp won't be extended, 22 Feb 2017 03:06:02 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers said it won't extend a Wednesday deadline for Dakota Access oil pipeline opponents to vacate their encampment on federal land in North Dakota. accused of plot to rob, kill girl found shot in ditch, 22 Feb 2017 00:57:24 GMTLOGAN, Utah (AP) — Two teenage boys charged with shooting a 14-year-old girl in the back of the head and leaving her wounded in a ditch lured her to the spot in a small Utah town with a plan to rob and kill her, prosecutors said Tuesday. Kong leader gets 20 months in jail for corruption, 22 Feb 2017 02:53:32 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — A former leader of Hong Kong has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for corruption over a luxury apartment in mainland China intended for his retirement. rescued from California floodwaters in San Jose, 22 Feb 2017 01:49:15 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rescuers chest-deep in water steered boats full of people, some with babies and pets, from a San Jose neighborhood inundated Tuesday by water from an overflowing creek. 9 Baylor holds on 60-54 over Oklahoma to stay in 2nd, 22 Feb 2017 03:36:58 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Scott Drew preferred to focus on the positive aspects of the defense after the ninth-ranked Bears had to hold on to snap a two-game slide. stocks mixed as investors await Fed meeting minutes, 22 Feb 2017 03:22:15 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed with subdued movements on Wednesday, getting little push from the Wall Street's record high overnight, as investors awaited the Fed's latest meeting minutes due later in the day for clues about the U.S. central bank's views on interest rates. police chief announces two additional North Korea suspects in Kim Jong Nam killing; both still in Malaysia, 22 Feb 2017 03:10:16 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police chief announces two additional North Korea suspects in Kim Jong Nam killing; both still in Malaysia. Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang gets 20 months in prison for corruption, 22 Feb 2017 02:46:33 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang gets 20 months in prison for corruption. of outdoor show from Utah criticized by beneficiaries, 22 Feb 2017 01:07:25 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sales double twice a year at the Toasters sandwich shop in downtown Salt Lake City when tens of thousands of plaid-shirted outdoor retailer representatives arrive in town for a massive industry trade show. moves to toss school ban on 'advocacy of homosexuality', 22 Feb 2017 01:51:01 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah lawmakers took the first step Tuesday to get rid of a state law that bans the "advocacy of homosexuality" in schools, a move driven by a court challenge from gay rights groups. governor to veto income tax hike meant to fix budget, 22 Feb 2017 02:59:07 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback promised publicly Tuesday to veto a bill that would roll back personal income tax cuts he's championed, calling the bipartisan measure for fixing the state's persistent budget problems "an assault on the pocketbooks of the middle class." scores 26, No. 13 Florida tops South Carolina 81-66, 22 Feb 2017 03:16:28 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida refused to get shut out again from 3-point range against South Carolina. Latest: Malaysia: Suspects wiped toxin on Kim's brother, 22 Feb 2017 03:32:43 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): of rising anti-Semitism, but data mostly elusive, 22 Feb 2017 03:46:06 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Has anti-Semitism accompanied Donald Trump's rise to power? Some organizations that monitor hate groups and hate crimes believe so, noting a rash of recent incidents. But data is elusive, and the president's supporters note his family connection — a Jewish daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren — and his comments this week condemning hate and prejudice. open 9-game road swing with 3-1 win over Red Wings, 22 Feb 2017 03:14:58 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Calvin de Haan was credited with a go-ahead goal that caromed off an opponent late in the second period and the New York Islanders went on to beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 Tuesday night. lawmakers channel grief into fight against opioids, 22 Feb 2017 01:38:13 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In statehouses across the country, lawmakers with loved ones who fell victim to drugs are leading the fight against the nation's deadly opioid-abuse crisis, drawing on tragic personal experience to attack the problem. man charged with trying to plan terrorist attack, 22 Feb 2017 00:46:27 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri native who said he wanted to participate in a terrorist attack that would cause many deaths and injuries is charged with helping plan a Presidents Day attack on buses, trains and a train station in Kansas City, federal officials said Tuesday. Dakota bill leaves evolution skepticism up to teachers, 22 Feb 2017 00:42:14 GMTPIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota legislators are weighing whether to let teachers decide how much skepticism to work into lessons on contentious scientific topics such as evolution and climate change. Things to Know for Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 02:32:39 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: bill would limit transgender school bathroom access, 22 Feb 2017 00:48:27 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers are considering a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender children in public schools, despite a backlash that North Carolina faced over a broader law limiting bathroom use in all public buildings. radioed in 'Mayday' call before Australian plane crash, 22 Feb 2017 02:42:57 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A pilot repeatedly yelled out "Mayday" but did not say what the emergency was before his light plane crashed into the roof of an Australian shopping mall, killing himself and four American tourists, an accident investigator said Wednesday.