FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 11 Feb 2016 23:47:25 -08:00Justin Rose _ and Timberlake _ make a good impression, 12 Feb 2016 07:12:51 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am can be a tough place for a player to make his debut because of three courses that are different except for the views along the California coast. Justin Rose managed to play Pebble Beach and Monterey Peninsula ahead of the opening round. beats 2nd-seeded Johnson in Memphis, 12 Feb 2016 05:16:03 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — American teenager Taylor Fritz won the biggest match of his career Thursday night, beating second-seeded Steve Johnson 7-6 (5), 7-6 (7) in the second round of the Memphis Open. PM warns of world war in Syrian conflict, 12 Feb 2016 07:27:50 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says the use of ground troops in the Syrian conflict could result in world war. 25 Tennessee women beat Vanderbilt 69-51, 12 Feb 2016 04:36:52 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jaime Nared scored a season-high 18 points to lead five Tennessee players in double figures and No. 25 Tennessee ended a five-game road losing streak with a 69-51 win over Vanderbilt on Thursday night. Takeaways: Clinton, Sanders appeal to SC, Nevada, 12 Feb 2016 04:25:43 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — In the first Democratic presidential debate since Bernie Sanders' sweeping victory in New Hampshire's primary, the Vermont senator sought to build upon success and introduce himself to voters who may be open to an alternative to Iowa caucuses winner Hillary Clinton., Sanders clash over minorities, money _ and Obama, 12 Feb 2016 04:37:48 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial backing of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate and clashed heatedly over their support for Barack Obama as the presidential race shifted toward states with more minority voters. hat trick gives Capitals 4-3 road win against Wild, 12 Feb 2016 05:21:51 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Scoring more than 500 goals in the NHL hasn't come without Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin being opportunistic. Thursday night was another example of being in the right place at the right time — with an unrivaled scoring touch. FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders on health care, donors, 12 Feb 2016 04:44:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In their latest debate, Hillary Clinton glossed over the big-money donors juicing her White House ambitions while Bernie Sanders offered disputed numbers behind his plan for a government-financed health system. 2 officers injured, suspect dead in Georgia chase, 12 Feb 2016 07:20:21 GMTCORDELE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a chase and shooting on an interstate in central Georgia has left one person dead of a self-inflicted gunshot and two officers injured, potentially by friendly fire., counterpunch: GOP hopefuls bare knuckles in Carolina, 12 Feb 2016 05:03:12 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Jeb Bush says he was better at real estate than Donald Trump, and the former Florida governor is even embracing the "establishment" label. strategy pays off for FBI in ending Oregon standoff, 12 Feb 2016 06:43:12 GMTBURNS, Ore. (AP) — The last four armed occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge shouted, argued and raved for all the world to hear. But in the end, they surrendered without a shot being fired, leaving behind a vandalized federal property that authorities will spend weeks combing for evidence, explosives and damage before it can reopen to the public. Robinson West parents sue league, ESPN, whistleblower, 12 Feb 2016 04:29:12 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The parents of 13 members of the Chicago Little League team stripped last year of its 2014 U.S. championship are suing team officials, Little League Baseball, an ESPN sportscaster and the man who exposed the team's residency violations. Nyquist all set to start his Run to the Roses, 12 Feb 2016 07:26:36 GMTReady, set, here comes Nyquist. aim for temporary Syria truce in a week, 12 Feb 2016 06:37:07 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Diplomats trying to secure a cease-fire for the civil war in Syria fell short early Friday in organizing a truce but agreed to try to work out details and implement a temporary "cessation of hostilities" in a week's time. The deal appeared to be the result of a compromise between the United States, which had wanted an immediate cease-fire, and Russia, which had proposed one to start on March 1. ace Cal Quantrill works back from elbow surgery, 12 Feb 2016 07:25:38 GMTSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Cal Quantrill took his moment to be downright mad. Sad and emotional, too. He called home to tell his parents his elbow was seriously hurt and he needed surgery, then he broke down in the car while parked outside Stanford's Sunken Diamond. gets hat trick as Stars beat Blackhawks 4-2, 12 Feb 2016 04:43:59 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Eaves scored three of Dallas' four goals in the first period, and the Stars avenged an ugly home loss to the Chicago Blackhawks with a 4-2 victory on Thursday night. Interview: IOC medical chief seeks to allay Zika fears, 12 Feb 2016 04:37:22 GMTLONDON (AP) — Seeking to allay fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said "everything that can be done is being done" to combat the virus in Brazil and provide safe conditions for athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. use late surge to upset No. 4 Hawkeyes 85-78, 12 Feb 2016 05:41:30 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana's Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell wanted the ball Thursday night. in History, 12 Feb 2016 05:05:11 GMTToday is Friday, Feb. 12, the 43rd day of 2016. There are 323 days left in the year. into Golfapalooza: the Phoenix Open's 16th hole, 12 Feb 2016 07:20:10 GMTSCOTTDALE, Ariz. (AP) — John Huh studied the shot from every angle before crouching behind his ball for a last look. pervasive after Mexican prison riot that killed 49, 12 Feb 2016 05:14:25 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — A prison riot that left 49 inmates hacked, beaten or burned to death opened searing questions about gang rule, extortion and human rights violations in Mexico's overcrowded prisons, where people merely awaiting trial are mixed in with some of the world's most hardened killers. who killed 5 family members to be sentenced as juvenile, 12 Feb 2016 05:12:04 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge cleared the way Thursday for a New Mexico teenager who shot and killed his parents and three younger siblings to be sentenced as a juvenile and released from state custody by the time he turns 21 after the teen's attorneys argued he could be psychologically rehabilitated. minister resigns for breaching code of conduct, 12 Feb 2016 04:43:44 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An embattled Australian government minister has resigned for breaching ministerial standards through a business trip to China, clearing the way for the prime minister to announce a final Cabinet reshuffle ahead of elections due this year. Things to Know for Friday, 12 Feb 2016 05:03:23 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: gets natural hat trick and Stars beat Blackhawks 4-2, 12 Feb 2016 04:15:46 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Eaves scored three of Dallas' four goals in the first period, and the Stars avenged an ugly home loss to the Chicago Blackhawks with a 4-2 victory on Thursday night. All-Star weekend highlights Canada's growing hoops love, 12 Feb 2016 07:13:46 GMTTORONTO (AP) — When Greg Anthony arrived in Vancouver to join the inaugural Grizzlies team in 1995, the cash in his pocket wasn't the only currency that he needed to exchange. wins it for the Flames 6-5 over Sharks in shootout, 12 Feb 2016 07:09:19 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Juri Hudler scored the winning goal in the shootout, leading the Calgary Flames past the San Jose Sharks 6-5 on Thursday night. police kill man they say injured 4 with machete, 12 Feb 2016 05:29:49 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police shot and killed a man who stormed into a central Ohio restaurant wielding a machete and randomly attacking people as they sat unsuspectingly at their dinner tables, authorities said. says 3 dead from Zika complications, 12 Feb 2016 04:51:57 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela has announced the first Zika-related deaths in the South American country. stocks dive after Europe, US sell-off, 12 Feb 2016 06:41:20 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's main stock index dived Friday, leading other Asian markets lower, after a sell-off in banking shares roiled investors in the U.S. and Europe., Eberle power Oilers past Maple Leafs 5-2, 12 Feb 2016 05:02:24 GMTEDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid had two goals and three assists, Jordan Eberle scored three times and added an assist, and the Edmonton Oilers powered past the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Thursday night to snap a three-game losing streak. leads New Zealand Women's Open, Lydia Ko 3 behind, 12 Feb 2016 06:46:35 GMTCHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Top-ranked Lydia Ko shot a 3-under 69 on Friday and was three shots off the lead and in a tie for fifth place after the first round of the New Zealand Women's Open. PHOTOS: Pernambuco's unique carnival in maracatu's cradle, 12 Feb 2016 05:21:18 GMTNAZARE DE LA MATA, Brazil (AP) — This city in northern Brazil is considered the cradle of the maracatu, a frenetic, rhythmic dance of African origin that infuses its unique Carnival celebration with its spirit. cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea, 12 Feb 2016 06:47:58 GMTPAJU, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a factory park in North Korea, officials said Friday, a day after the North deported all South Korean workers there and ordered a military takeover of the complex that had been the last major symbol of cooperation between the rivals. warns messaging apps to drop same-sex emoticons, 12 Feb 2016 05:14:19 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Human Rights Watch on Friday urged Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo to protect gay and lesbian rights, a day after his government told instant messaging apps to remove stickers featuring same-sex couples in the latest high-profile attempt to discourage visible homosexuality in the socially conservative country. Fritz beats 2nd-seeded Steve Johnson in Memphis, 12 Feb 2016 04:39:13 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — American teenager Taylor Fritz won the biggest match of his career Thursday night, beating second-seeded Steve Johnson 7-6 (5), 7-6 (7) in the second round of the Memphis Open. to pay $28.5M to settle safety ad lawsuits, 12 Feb 2016 04:37:13 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber said Thursday that it will pay $28.5 million to settle two lawsuits that said the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees. lawmaker pushing women's rights resigns over affair, 12 Feb 2016 04:19:48 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A married Japanese ruling party lawmaker resigned Friday for allegedly having an affair while publicly announcing he would seek to take paternity leave to promote women's rights. of Mavericks surf contest takes place Friday, 12 Feb 2016 06:49:04 GMTHALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — A surfing competition touted as one of the most hazardous sporting events in the world takes place Friday. grants monument status to vast swath of Calif. desert, 12 Feb 2016 05:49:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — President Barack Obama is granting national monument status to nearly 1.8 million acres of scenic Southern California desert, a move the White House says will maintain in perpetuity the region's fragile ecosystem and natural resources, as well as provide recreational opportunities for hikers, campers, hunters and others. Sudan president appoints rebel leader his deputy, 12 Feb 2016 07:32:49 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A presidential spokesman in South Sudan says the president has appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as first vice president in a unity government. beat Pelicans; teams mourn Ingrid Williams' death, 12 Feb 2016 05:09:08 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Basketball didn't matter much to Kevin Durant on Thursday night. sets sights _ again _ on 1st national baseball title, 12 Feb 2016 07:30:23 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Florida has done everything except win a national championship in eight seasons under Kevin O'Sullivan, and here the Gators are again with a roster overflowing with talent and the consensus No. 1 ranking in the preseason polls. bans import of forced labor products, 12 Feb 2016 06:29:50 GMTA bill headed for President Obama this week includes a provision that would ban U.S. imports of fish caught by slaves in Southeast Asia, gold mined by children in Africa and garments sewn by abused women in Bangladesh, closing a loophole in an 85-year-old tariff law that has failed to keep products of forced and child labor out of America. officials could have more say in targeting penalties, 12 Feb 2016 04:59:50 GMTReplay officials are likely to have more power when it comes to calling targeting penalties in college football next season. go into All-Star break with 99-92 win over Wizards, 12 Feb 2016 05:03:33 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Khris Middleton's role on the Milwaukee Bucks has evolved from catch-and-shoot perimeter player to crunch-time playmaker. rules against Montana woman's wrongful-birth lawsuit, 12 Feb 2016 04:55:04 GMTBOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana jury ruled Thursday against a woman who sought millions of dollars from health care providers that she said failed to diagnose her unborn daughter's cystic fibrosis. them an offer they can't refuse: Puzo archive for sale, 12 Feb 2016 06:02:00 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Make them an offer they can't refuse and a massive collection of "The Godfather" author Mario Puzo's papers can be yours. scores 24 points, California beats No. 11 Oregon 83-63, 12 Feb 2016 05:11:51 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Dwayne Benjamin sensed early on that No. 11 Oregon was in for a long night, almost from the moment California's Jabari Bird made his first 3-pointer less than 90 seconds into the game impoverished but nuclear-armed North Korea earns money, 12 Feb 2016 06:33:31 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The closure of a factory park in North Korea jointly run by both Koreas has robbed the impoverished North of a rare source of legitimate hard currency. Seoul says it shut the Kaesong complex in response to the North's recent long-range rocket launch to keep its impoverished neighbor from using the money factories provided to fund its nuclear and missile programs.