FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 May 2017 19:24:53 -07:00Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as 'voice of our generation', 27 May 2017 01:40:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Music's elite and Hollywood stars remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgarden frontman's love of family and friends as much as it did on his musical achievements as one of rock's leading voices. convicts Florida co-pilot of operating plane drunk, 26 May 2017 22:54:52 GMTGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan jury has convicted a Florida co-pilot of being drunk while preparing for a charter airline flight last summer. OFF: Homer Simpson hits Hall of Fame, Keuchel back, 27 May 2017 01:08:23 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Saturday: FBI wants to talk to Kushner, lawyer says he's ready, 27 May 2017 00:01:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — If the FBI wants to talk to Jared Kushner about his Russian contacts, they won't have to track down the president's son-in-law. Amid reports the FBI is scrutinizing Kushner's encounters, his lawyer says he stands ready to talk to federal investigators as well as Congress about his contacts and his role in Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. plane crashes in California intersection, 27 May 2017 00:43:28 GMTCONCORD, Calif. (AP) — A small plane has crashed just short of a suburban San Francisco Bay Area runway, barely missing a car dealership before smashing into a traffic light. House to share information about lobbyist waivers, 26 May 2017 22:54:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is preparing to post to its website information about waivers it has granted to ex-lobbyists working in the president's office. bankers sue BuzzFeed over unverified Trump dossier, 27 May 2017 01:31:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The owners of a Russian bank filed a lawsuit against the online publication BuzzFeed on Friday for publishing an uncorroborated dossier that alleged they were part of a Russian scheme to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Harper to Puckett, Grand Junction a JUCO baseball mecca, 26 May 2017 23:48:37 GMTA few years before Bryce Harper was hammering home runs at big league ballparks, the slugger had dreams of bashing baseballs in western Colorado. tosses suit against NFL over cheerleader wages, 27 May 2017 00:53:49 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A lawsuit accusing the NFL and team owners of conspiring to suppress wages for cheerleaders lacks evidence to support that claim, a federal judge said. Langer regains Senior PGA lead with late birdie run, 27 May 2017 01:04:53 GMTSTERLING, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer sat on a bench and ate a sandwich, chatted with his playing partners and signed autographs for fans as he waited out a 41-minute wind delay on the 14th tee at Trump National. When play resumed, he swung two clubs to loosen up and got back to business. nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in 1980s, 27 May 2017 01:42:10 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who is in prison for the 1982 killing of a toddler has been charged with murder in the death of an infant a year earlier, and authorities said Friday that they think she may have killed up to 60 young children around that time. cuts stays for Colombians, Venezuelans, Nicaraguans, 26 May 2017 22:46:02 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama says it's halving the maximum time for tourism visits by people from Colombia, Venezuela and Nicaragua to 90 days. homers twice, deGrom pitches deep, Mets top Bucs 8-1, 27 May 2017 02:15:47 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker homered twice in his return to his hometown, Jacob deGrom gave New York's bullpen a needed rest and the Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Friday night. toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas, 27 May 2017 01:03:35 GMTWEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) — Two toddlers were found dead in a hot car in a rural North Texas neighborhood. McIlroy skipping Memorial because of rib injury, 27 May 2017 01:26:36 GMTDUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy is skipping the Memorial Tournament next week because of a nagging rib injury that also forced him to miss the European Tour event this week in England. Natives honored for protecting territory during WWII, 27 May 2017 00:39:52 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Officials on Friday posthumously honored more than a dozen members of a largely Alaska Native citizen militia who protected the U.S. territory from the threat of Japanese invasion during World War II, bringing closure to their families for a service that went unrecognized for decades. blocks further discipline over racist Instagram posts, 26 May 2017 23:30:12 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has ordered a California school district not to take any additional disciplinary action against four students over their responses to racist Instagram posts. 'anti-fascist' activist charged with assault, 26 May 2017 23:28:32 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A former San Francisco Bay Area community college philosophy teacher and "anti-fascist" activist was charged Friday with hitting several people in the head with a bicycle lock during a violent clash between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month. surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again, 26 May 2017 22:58:32 GMTHere they go again. avoids Colonial cut scare, has shot to defend title, 27 May 2017 00:09:24 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth normally doesn't concern himself with the cut line in the middle of a round. Navy pilot's children hug as remains brought home, 27 May 2017 00:15:52 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Deborah Crosby touched her father's flag-draped casket as her three brothers hugged her in a tearful embrace on the tarmac at the San Diego airport Friday — ending a more than half century search to find and bring home the remains of Lt. Cmdr. Frederick P. Crosby, shot down as a Navy pilot in the Vietnam War. of North Korea, US plans first test of ICBM intercept, 27 May 2017 00:28:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Preparing for North Korea's growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate a North Korean ICBM aimed at the U.S. homeland, officials said Friday$10,000 bill for getting car stuck in newly poured concrete, 27 May 2017 02:07:25 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A driver could be facing a $10,000 bill after he plowed into newly poured concrete in Lincoln, Nebraska, and became stuck. envoy says electricity cuts endanger lives in Gaza, 26 May 2017 22:49:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.'s Mideast envoy warned on Friday that Palestinians in the Gaza Strip will face a "humanitarian crisis" if their already meager electricity supply is cut further as a result of political infighting. pitches into 9th, Nationals defeat Padres 5-1, 27 May 2017 02:14:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer allowed three hits over 8 2/3 innings, Bryce Harper and Michael A. Taylor hit two-run homers and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 5-1 on Friday night. Part III joins past championship trilogies, 26 May 2017 22:49:36 GMTIt never happened between Magic Johnson's Lakers and Larry Bird's Celtics. Same for Michael Jordan and Karl Malone or Jerry West and Bill Russell. senator, mayor among top candidates for Chaffetz's seat, 27 May 2017 01:20:14 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — State lawmakers and a mayor were among those expected Friday to lead a packed field of nearly two dozen contenders for the Utah congressional seat soon to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz. takes 2-stroke lead with second-round 65 at LPGA event, 26 May 2017 23:36:27 GMTANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Sung Hyun Park shot a 7-under 65 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the LPGA Volvik Championship. Singh takes lead with 68 at windy Senior PGA, 26 May 2017 23:26:29 GMTSTERLING, Va. (AP) — Vijay Singh shot a 4-under 68 amid wind so strong that play was temporarily halted at the Senior PGA Championship on Friday, taking a one-shot lead. House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill', 27 May 2017 00:20:15 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Republican House speaker said Friday night he's refusing state Senate demands to expand and strengthen a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, jeopardizing one of the most hotly debated pieces of legislation in the country's second-largest state. game of Tigers-White Sox doubleheader rained out, 27 May 2017 01:47:54 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The first game of a doubleheader between the Detroit Tigers and Chicago White Sox has been postponed because of rain. sentence for Woman in fatal silicone injection, 26 May 2017 22:57:04 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to 11 years and three months in prison for performing illegal cosmetic silicone injections — including one that caused a woman's death.'oh? No! Homer and 'The Simpsons' team earn Hall tribute, 27 May 2017 01:55:52 GMTSteve Sax won two World Series rings, was a five-time All-Star and got nearly 2,000 hits in the big leagues. pitches 8 crisp innings as Reds beat Phillies 5-2, 27 May 2017 01:51:01 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tim Adleman tossed eight innings of one-hit ball, Adam Duvall and Scott Schebler homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Friday night. Latest: 22 candidates vying for US Rep. Chaffetz's seat, 27 May 2017 01:21:18 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on the candidates for U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz's seat in Utah (all times local):'s budget dismays families hit by drug addiction crisis, 27 May 2017 00:01:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — He slept next to his son's ashes most nights back when Kraig Moss first met Donald Trump. set to embrace new abortion restrictions, 26 May 2017 22:26:15 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Legislature approved a sweeping package of new abortion limits Friday, despite the legal challenges they're likely to provoke and nearly a year after the U.S. Supreme Court dismantled a 2013 law that prompted more than half the state's abortion clinics to close. Comicon prop weapons banned after armed man arrested, 26 May 2017 23:11:05 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Jack Young showed up at Phoenix Comicon on Friday dressed as the villain from "Sleeping Beauty," complete with black horns, large feathery wings and green paint. Latest: Activist arrested in beatings at Berkeley rally, 27 May 2017 00:22:00 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on anti-fascist activist arrested for assault (all times local): FC beats Crew 5-0 to extend unbeaten streak to 8, 27 May 2017 01:43:05 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Victor Vazquez scored twice and Toronto FC routed the Columbus Crew 5-0 on Friday night to extend its unbeaten streak to a franchise record-matching eight games. indicted on charges of faking cancer to raise money, 26 May 2017 23:21:07 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted an Alabama woman on multiple charges that she falsely claimed she had terminal cancer to get thousands of dollars from family, friends and strangers. Farah prepares for final US race while allegations swirl, 27 May 2017 00:07:15 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — As he prepares for what could be his final track race on U.S. soil, Mo Farah remains dogged by doping allegations surrounding his team. Alaskans honored for protecting Alaska during WWII, 27 May 2017 00:09:31 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Officials on Friday posthumously honored more than a dozen members of a largely Native Alaskan citizen militia who protected the U.S. territory from the threat of Japanese invasion during World War II, bringing closure to their families for a service that went unrecognized for decades. arrested for trying to force alligator to drink beer, 26 May 2017 23:37:20 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Two men who admitted to blowing smoke into a young alligator's mouth and pouring beer down its throat have been charged with harassing wildlife. fighting extradition will get new medicine in jail, 26 May 2017 22:38:23 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A former Salvadoran colonel fighting extradition to Spain will remain in jail after receiving new medicine Friday amid a federal judge's demands that authorities address his health care. of silence? Trump's body language speaks volumes, 27 May 2017 00:12:56 GMTTAORMINA, Italy (AP) — The alpha-male handshake. The deadpan reaction from NATO leaders. The presidential push to the front of the pack.'s Thornberry, Vanderbilt team lead NCAA golf, 27 May 2017 02:05:05 GMTSUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Mississippi's Braden Thornberry had the individual lead and Vanderbilt topped the team standings Friday when NCAA tournament play was suspended because of darkness after another rainy day at Rich Harvest Farms. judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo, 27 May 2017 00:51:34 GMTMcLEAN, Va. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia's most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings. Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup, 26 May 2017 23:16:40 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Draymond Green just doesn't see the logic: How could three straight NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland possibly be boring? back from DQ, Lee shoots 2nd-round 66 in Michigan, 27 May 2017 00:50:43 GMTANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Minjee Lee cost herself a top-10 finish last week when she failed to sign her scorecard.