FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:15:15 -0800Surging Pacers beat Cavaliers 93-86 with James, Irving outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc79197a92ba415daa0eed1d8322676eINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — George Hill took center stage with the biggest stars sitting.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc79197a92ba415daa0eed1d8322676eSat, 28 Feb 2015 05:59:25 GMTBruce Willis laments sudden end to action-thriller 'Wake'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/455310a0968046f5a3f8b05dc485585dLOS ANGELES (AP) — Bruce Willis is not saying "Yippie-ki-yay" about the cancellation of his latest film.By SANDY COHENeArts and entertainmentMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/455310a0968046f5a3f8b05dc485585dSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:15:35 GMTLydia Ko shoots 61 to take New Zealand Women's Open leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fc619e2b96d47e39479b6eef0db6380CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Top-ranked Lydia Ko broke the course-record with a career-best 11-under 61 on Saturday to take the second-round lead in the New Zealand Women's Open.sSportsWomen's golfWomen's sportsGolfNew ZealandOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fc619e2b96d47e39479b6eef0db6380Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:56:44 GMTMaria Sharapova withdraws because of stomach virushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8caf77a1f44e919b2c74d33e13fd72ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Top-seeded Maria Sharapova of Russia withdrew Friday before her Mexico Open semifinal against Caroline Garcia of France because of a stomach virus.sSportsWomen's tennisMen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsMen's sportsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8caf77a1f44e919b2c74d33e13fd72Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:08:17 GMTWorld's biggest private Harry Potter collection on displayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aacff0a1cc724f848cddcda0b719d319MEXICO CITY (AP) — A young Mexican's fascination with Harry Potter has grown into the world's biggest private collection of toys, books, clothes and other items related to author J.K. Rowling's fantasy hero. Now, other fans have a chance to see it all.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentMexicoMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aacff0a1cc724f848cddcda0b719d319Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:25:58 GMTSurging Pacers hold off short-handed Cavaliers 93-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd8f79cfb77444b985c0cacf2f1692c7INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — George Hill took center stage with the biggest stars sitting.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd8f79cfb77444b985c0cacf2f1692c7Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:16:56 GMTSpurs snap 4-game skid, beat short-handed Kings 107-96http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd72cb15356842559e3c48738039bda6SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Tony Parker scored 19 points, Kawhi Leonard had 17 points and seven rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs snapped a four-game losing streak with a 107-96 victory over the short-handed Sacramento Kings on Friday night.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthSacramentoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd72cb15356842559e3c48738039bda6Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:36:04 GMTTiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93d6f6b100c401e82622fbfd20a16c1TYRONE, Mo. (AP) — Residents in a remote area of southern Missouri are trying to come to grips with what could cause a man to kill seven people, including four of his own relatives, in a nighttime shooting spree that spanned four homes.By JIM SALTERaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93d6f6b100c401e82622fbfd20a16c1Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:34:06 GMTFavors has 21 points, 10 rebounds for Jazzhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d536dfe4f4ba446e980aa9385d18904dDENVER (AP) — Derrick Favors had 21 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks, Trey Burke came off the bench to score 19 points and the Utah Jazz beat the struggling Denver Nuggets 104-82 on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d536dfe4f4ba446e980aa9385d18904dSat, 28 Feb 2015 04:34:07 GMTAvalanche rally, beat Stars in shootout 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/126e13ea43b04ec1bc0c6e0c366dc61dDALLAS (AP) — Ryan O'Reilly heeded Colorado Avalanche teammate Matt Duchene's words before their shootout Friday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsDallasColoradoTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/126e13ea43b04ec1bc0c6e0c366dc61dSat, 28 Feb 2015 06:03:31 GMTAP Sportlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a182202842aa400887efb252b84873461934 — Primo Carnera retains his world heavyweight title with a unanimous 15-round decision over Tommy Laughren in Miami.By The Associated PresssSports transactionsWomen's skatingWomen's sportsMen's skatingAthlete injuriesWomen's golfWomen's tennisMen's tennisMen's golfMen's sportsRecord setting eventsBasketballGolfCollege sportsSkatingInternational soccerBaseballThoroughbred racingWomen's basketballWomen's soccerHorse racingMen's basketballMen's soccerProfessional soccerTennisAmerica's CupSportsSports businessAthlete healthProfessional basketballRadio programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSports mediaProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyGeneral newsSoccerProfessional footballFootballProfessional baseballEventsSailingMen's college basketballCollege basketballNew YorkUnited StatesCanadaSwedenKansasPhiladelphiaLos AngelesCaliforniaNew York CityOttawaIllinoisMissouriNorth CarolinaSpainMaineMichiganMinnesotaFloridaCalgaryMassachusettsNew JerseyOrlandoPortlandPittsburghColoradoMontrealCharlotteConnecticutNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropePennsylvaniaOntarioAlbertaOregonQuebechttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a182202842aa400887efb252b8487346Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:00:56 GMTCavaliers will face Pacers without James, Irvinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b2c461f57e642e5bfaaa047dba25615INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James couldn't carry the Cavaliers on his sore back Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b2c461f57e642e5bfaaa047dba25615Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:29:57 GMTHot start by Millsap helps Hawks beat Magic 95-88http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1146fe748384b7493e4c86c24a4e69aATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap scored 14 of his 20 points in the first quarter and the Atlanta Hawks recovered after losing an early 16-point lead to beat the Orlando Magic 95-88 on Friday night.By CHARLES ODUMsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballAtlantaOrlandoMiamiGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1146fe748384b7493e4c86c24a4e69aSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:16:53 GMTDress that 'greatly resembles' stolen Nyong'o gown recoveredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78ec57f1d07c4af2ade90155568b30feLOS ANGELES (AP) — A white dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week turned up Friday under a bathroom sink in the same hotel, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's official said.By TAMI ABDOLLAHaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityHollywoodLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78ec57f1d07c4af2ade90155568b30feSat, 28 Feb 2015 04:13:52 GMTSpooner scores 1st NHL goal, Bruins beat Devils in OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28d5181aafee4077a8c127298e0d5849NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For the Boston Bruins, Ryan Spooner could not have picked a better time to get his first NHL goal.By TOM CANAVANsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28d5181aafee4077a8c127298e0d5849Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:32:11 GMTLa. teen accused of knocking school bus driver unconscioushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/913c8122652743168bc373f48586e080BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — One Louisiana teen has been charged with assault and another with saving the day: The first knocked a school bus driver unconscious and the second prevented the bus from crashing.aGeneral newsJuvenile crimeCrimeViolent crimeBaton RougeLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/913c8122652743168bc373f48586e080Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:06:38 GMTChina's latest survey finds increase in wild giant pandashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1db68811fd6f4a09b4c9ebe863e0e92eBEIJING (AP) — Wild giant pandas in China are doing well.iGeneral newsScienceAnimalsZoologyBiologyBearsMammalsChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1db68811fd6f4a09b4c9ebe863e0e92eSat, 28 Feb 2015 04:15:26 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32c37b1e57a54baa8d3a06af299a323eToday is Saturday, Feb. 28, the 59th day of 2015. There are 306 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaPolitical resignationsOlympic gamesGovernment and politicsEventsSportsVancouverUnited StatesCanadaTexasNew York CityMiddle EastBritish ColumbiaNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32c37b1e57a54baa8d3a06af299a323eSat, 28 Feb 2015 05:00:10 GMTDetentions of major Mexico drug chiefs in recent yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1b3b02d45f43c5a31d850183986874Recent captures or killings of top Mexican drug cartel leaders:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsDrug-related crimeCrimeOrganized crimeMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1b3b02d45f43c5a31d850183986874Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:01:11 GMTUS appeals court rules that Boston Marathon bombing trial can stay in Massachusettshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b5238a31104768a50f719706c1d134BOSTON (AP) — US appeals court rules that Boston Marathon bombing trial can stay in Massachusetts.aGeneral newsNational courtsBombingsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryEventsUnited StatesBostonMassachusettsNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b5238a31104768a50f719706c1d134Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:09:50 GMTMexico drug lord captures change but don't lower traffickinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/396bc27952af426193f33b9e188ff61aMEXICO CITY (AP) — It's another big score for the Mexican government, which has been tearing through its list of most-wanted drug lords in recent years.By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and KATHERINE CORCORANiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimeGovernment and politicsOrganized crimeSmugglingMexicoMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/396bc27952af426193f33b9e188ff61aSat, 28 Feb 2015 05:36:01 GMTPaul, Jordan lead Clippers past Grizzlies 97-79http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8847034bf8c84d95bf6ea1a92298fb15MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Paul had 19 points and 13 assists, and DeAndre Jordan added 15 points and 22 rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Clippers past the Memphis Grizzlies 97-79 on Friday night.By CLAY BAILEYsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8847034bf8c84d95bf6ea1a92298fb15Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:00:38 GMTProminent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/300e7d752b9e4878b6ac508e954b539eMOSCOW (AP) — Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, just a day before a planned protest against the government.By LAURA MILLS and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOViGeneral newsInternational relationsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsNational governmentsPolitical activismNationalismPolitical and civil unrestPolitical issuesRussiaMoscowCrimeaUkraineUnited StatesEastern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/300e7d752b9e4878b6ac508e954b539eSat, 28 Feb 2015 05:12:42 GMTJones has season-best 26 points as Rockets beat Nets 102-98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12a025dbeac4ce89c381f95fa90ed19HOUSTON (AP) — Terrence Jones scored a season-high 26 points, James Harden made the tiebreaking free throw with 43 seconds left and followed that with a jumper, and the Houston Rockets beat the Brooklyn Nets 102-98 on Friday night.By KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12a025dbeac4ce89c381f95fa90ed19Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:02:15 GMTAjinca lifts Pelicans past Heat, 104-102http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd5931e3c254437befdf0fa3a4b10dcNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Alexis Ajinca made the go-ahead layup with 26 seconds left and scored a career-high 24 points to help the New Orleans Pelicans won their fourth straight, 104-102 over the Miami Heat on Friday night.By BRETT MARTELsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd5931e3c254437befdf0fa3a4b10dcSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:59:15 GMTCeltics rally from big deficit to beat Hornets 106-98http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9f36b8238144127a642b5617f6e1859BOSTON (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 28 points and the Boston Celtics recovered from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to defeat the Charlotte Hornets 106-98 on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9f36b8238144127a642b5617f6e1859Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:13:07 GMTPerry's tiebreaker propels Anaheim Ducks past LA Kings 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8b4e32bf0bd4d5a85d81fc851e343f6ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Facing a two-goal deficit and a 112-minute scoring drought heading into the third period against their biggest rivals, the Anaheim Ducks realized their whole season might be affected by the way they finished Friday night.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's hockeyHockeyProfessional hockeyAthlete healthCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8b4e32bf0bd4d5a85d81fc851e343f6Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:38:23 GMTEllington's big 4th quarter helps Lakers beat Bucks 101-93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ce9669312d4f30b2ee57cdf15303b2LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wayne Ellington scored 11 straight points in the final six minutes of the game, helping the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Milwaukee Bucks 101-93 Friday night for their season high-tying third straight victory.By BETH HARRISsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ce9669312d4f30b2ee57cdf15303b2Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:08:32 GMTGa. man who killed man over stolen checks set to diehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b8ab587243340f08bfdadabc3c405ddATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia death-row inmate convicted of killing a man who demanded he pay him back for stealing and cashing some of his personal checks is scheduled to be executed in early March.aGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b8ab587243340f08bfdadabc3c405ddSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:51:09 GMTCongress OKs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53e9b374a4b9435facf59cd5860fc4f2WASHINGTON (AP) — Bordering on dysfunction, Congress passed a one-week bill late Friday night to avert a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department, as leaders in both political parties quelled a revolt by House conservatives furious that the measure left President Barack Obama's immigration policy intact.By DAVID ESPO and ERICA WERNERwGovernment and politicsLegislatureImmigration policyLegislationPolitical partiesNational securityImmigrationGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical organizationsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53e9b374a4b9435facf59cd5860fc4f2Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:57:51 GMTMyanmar journalist arrested for satirical posthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0104298a1f4b4063a82eacfe4418160fYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police in Myanmar have arrested a photojournalist who posted a satirical message on Facebook that mocked a historic battle and the country's leader.iGeneral newsArrestsJournalistsLaw and orderCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsNews mediaMediaMyanmarSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0104298a1f4b4063a82eacfe4418160fSat, 28 Feb 2015 06:19:36 GMTObama, Kerry condemn killing of Russian opposition figurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66b3ab63db4144fc97c2197300cb4f42WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday condemned the killing of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.wGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsRussiaMoscowUnited StatesEastern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66b3ab63db4144fc97c2197300cb4f42Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:32:52 GMTChina jails ex-vice governor 17 years on graft chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0371f9eedf1d443daaf436246207f9dfBEIJING (AP) — A former Chinese vice governor known for his appetite for jade and arts was sentenced to 17 years in prison on corruption charges on Saturday, a Chinese court said.iBusinessGeneral newsPolitical corruptionBribery, graft and conflicts of interestPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsCrimeCorrectional systemsLaw and orderChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0371f9eedf1d443daaf436246207f9dfSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:51:35 GMTThompson scores 25 as Warriors rout Raptorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37ec73a037484d9d92a9295ee13ad6d6TORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 25 points, Stephen Curry had 22 and the Golden State Warriors never trailed in an emphatic 113-89 victory over the struggling Toronto Raptors on Friday night.By IAN HARRISONsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37ec73a037484d9d92a9295ee13ad6d6Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:04:45 GMTBlazers come from behind for 115-112 win over Thunderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e95ccb1bb34fe0850a2f1a01483e21PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and 16 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-112 Friday night, spoiling Russell Westbrook's third straight triple-double.By ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthBasketballProfessional basketballPortlandOregonOklahoma CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaOklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59e95ccb1bb34fe0850a2f1a01483e21Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:38:30 GMTLydia Ko shoots 61 in New Zealand Women's Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d75915e3ecf4deb9a026bef391bc282CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Top-ranked Lydia Ko broke the course-record with a career-best 11-under 61 on Saturday to take the second-round lead in the New Zealand Women's Open.sSportsWomen's golfWomen's sportsGolfNew ZealandOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d75915e3ecf4deb9a026bef391bc282Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:54:54 GMTNHL Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2afca9e78f9b4f628d9b7ab33dc52f2dNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Ryan Spooner scored his first NHL goal with 2:14 left in overtime and the Boston Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Friday night after blowing a two-goal third-period lead.By The Associated PresssSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyCalgaryFloridaAlbertaCanadaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2afca9e78f9b4f628d9b7ab33dc52f2dSat, 28 Feb 2015 05:54:29 GMTBrunner's late layup leads No. 10 Arizona St women past Utahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb769d0c1d9b420ebf0e247ced8d1d5aTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Sophie Brunner made a layup with 53 seconds left as No. 10 Arizona State rallied from 12 points down in the second half to beat Utah 46-42 on Friday night.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsArizonaUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb769d0c1d9b420ebf0e247ced8d1d5aSat, 28 Feb 2015 04:05:15 GMTMexico gillnet ban taking effect to help endangered porpoisehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dddb6e3db2c542baa562963cf2017862MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities will use satellite tracking, drones, three naval bases and a fleet of small patrol boats to enforce a new gillnet fishing ban in the upper Sea of Cortes in a bid to save the critically endangered vaquita marina, the world's smallest porpoise.iGeneral newsAnimalsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dddb6e3db2c542baa562963cf2017862Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:11:18 GMTUS appeals court: Marathon bombing trial can stay in Bostonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba28c92502654b8893546b714cb0cd4bBOSTON (AP) — The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can stay in Massachusetts, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingNational courtsCrimeBombingsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderEventsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryBostonUnited StatesMassachusettsNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba28c92502654b8893546b714cb0cd4bSat, 28 Feb 2015 04:46:53 GMTObama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded after showdown in Congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5759b2c49abb4a5b9df8de2270d089d7WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security funded after showdown in Congress.wGovernment and politicsNational securityMilitary and defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5759b2c49abb4a5b9df8de2270d089d7Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:50:47 GMTBishop, Stamkos key Lightning's 4-0 win over Hawkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fb93d24e60e419ea3d064ef254306e6TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ben Bishop quieted a large crowd of Chicago Blackhawks fans that made their way to Florida.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsSports businessAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyTampaIllinoisFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fb93d24e60e419ea3d064ef254306e6Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:12:00 GMTSome Mexicans to be given another chance to stay in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7997c12fe6f74b5e81cdf3725413a649SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Mexicans who were expelled from the country by immigration officials in Southern California will be allowed to return for a chance to make their case to stay in the United States, the American Civil Liberties Union said.By ELLIOT SPAGATaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBorder securityNational courtsImmigrationNational securityLegal proceedingsLaw and orderMilitary and defenseNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryArmed forcesSocial issuesSocial affairsCaliforniaSan DiegoLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7997c12fe6f74b5e81cdf3725413a649Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:40:50 GMTCruz tells anti-tax group 'No' to Common Core in schoolshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dba4d6dcb43f40098cbb09ba344c125cPALM BEACH, Florida (AP) — Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas told an influential anti-tax group Friday that he opposes Common Core education standards, a day after potential GOP presidential rival Jeb Bush endorsed the program.By THOMAS BEAUMONTaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEvents2016 United States Presidential ElectionState governmentsPolitical partiesNational electionsElectionsPolitical organizationsFloridaBeaumontUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dba4d6dcb43f40098cbb09ba344c125cSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:46:42 GMTCavaliers lose to Pacers without James, Irvinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad5215376b904c968969514d2cf84457INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James couldn't carry the Cavaliers on his sore back Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad5215376b904c968969514d2cf84457Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:52:13 GMTKnicks top sluggish Pistons 121-115 in double OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a4eda173c8f42a4bcdd0fe4db597a84AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Shane Larkin's three-point play in the final minute of the second overtime helped the New York Knicks snap their eight-game losing streak with a 121-115 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.By NOAH TRISTERsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsDetroitNew York CityAuburnMichiganUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a4eda173c8f42a4bcdd0fe4db597a84Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:07:29 GMTObama signs 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security fundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8013f1be023540198130eef6c7fd7245WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed a one-week funding bill for the Homeland Security Department, keeping the agency open after a showdown that went right up to the brink.By JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsNational securityMilitary and defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8013f1be023540198130eef6c7fd7245Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:52:16 GMTHouse Roll Call: Approving 1-week DHS funding billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ac383683bec4ada80aafc933ee7da97The 357-60 roll call Friday by which the House approved a bill to fund the Homeland Security Department for one week. The bill goes to President Barack Obama for his signature.By The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesNational securityPolitical organizationsMilitary and defenseAlabamaArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ac383683bec4ada80aafc933ee7da97Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:25:36 GMTObama bids farewell again to Attorney General Eric Holderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c5894554bb840e0b471717f20c20a59WASHINGTON (AP) — Eyes glistening, President Barack Obama bid an affectionate farewell Friday to Attorney General Eric Holder. It was a sequel to an emotional going-away at the White House last year, but this tribute came with a soulful surprise.By JIM KUHNHENNwArts and entertainmentGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMusicEntertainmentLegislatureUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c5894554bb840e0b471717f20c20a59Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:27:17 GMTButler leads Bulls past Timberwolves, 96-89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4696b084bd1748adb77293eb9f93e45fCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls got a positive update on Derrick Rose, and then used another big night by Jimmy Butler to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 96-89 on Friday.By JAY COHENsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthChicagoIllinoisMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4696b084bd1748adb77293eb9f93e45fSat, 28 Feb 2015 03:41:52 GMT