FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 10 Feb 2016 20:29:38 -08:00OKC Thunder assistant coach's wife dies after car accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d152f214c14c7c9542dc65cf74b52fThu, 11 Feb 2016 04:08:04 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (AP) — The wife of Oklahoma City Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams has died from injuries suffered in a car crash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d152f214c14c7c9542dc65cf74b52fAll-male panel in Utah votes to keep sales tax on tamponshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/187ae669ceb64122bdfe887a499b1bf4Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:43:56 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah committee of all-male lawmakers has voted to keep the sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products despite an international push to remove it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/187ae669ceb64122bdfe887a499b1bf4Hong Kong, Seoul stocks sharply lower after holidayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed74eacf415f42988a56b9c3cc098c25Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:44:24 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks shuddered again Thursday, led by sharp drops in Hong Kong and South Korea, which were catching up to global market turmoil after being shut for Lunar New Year holidays.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed74eacf415f42988a56b9c3cc098c25Marquette beats No. 20 Providence 96-91 in double overtimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2faf467e31e94e97bd71d388c90dabfeThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:23:27 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Jajuan Johnson scored 16 points and hit a key 3-pointer with 1:16 left in double overtime, and Marquette outlasted No. 20 Providence for a 96-91 victory on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2faf467e31e94e97bd71d388c90dabfeLove injured as Cavs down Kobe, Lakers 120-111http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc24b478cea74a188778aba2545ab929Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:34:41 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Kobe Bryant's final game in Cleveland was reduced to a sideshow when Cavaliers forward Kevin Love re-injured his surgically repaired left shoulder in the first half of a 120-111 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc24b478cea74a188778aba2545ab929APNewsBreak: Vickers to replace Tony Stewart at Daytonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9936cca3377442398e63dafc1a4f30dcThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:22:04 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Brian Vickers is expected to replace injured driver Tony Stewart for the NASCAR season opener at Daytona International Speedway, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9936cca3377442398e63dafc1a4f30dcAlabama holds off slumping No. 15 Texas A&M, 63-62http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8ed587f24094bc0b5e290c428963041Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:16:20 GMTTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Avery Johnson's already brought big wins to Alabama's program even during an up and down season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8ed587f24094bc0b5e290c428963041Celtics rally late, overtake Clippers in overtime 139-134http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3498bf54085d4342a44dbbc0797adef0Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:03:29 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Isaiah Thomas had 36 points and 11 assists, including a fade away jumper that sent the game to an extra period, to help the Boston Celtics overtake the Los Angeles Clippers 139-134 in overtime on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3498bf54085d4342a44dbbc0797adef0Friend of Texas man shot by police wants public's attentionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d06948a88bcc44f88350467d251ea94fThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:17:59 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The friend of an unarmed man fatally shot by a San Antonio officer said Wednesday he will try to keep a spotlight on a case that police are still investigating.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d06948a88bcc44f88350467d251ea94fSenate passes bill to hit North Korea with harsher sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45f8520e6a5a4b5fa7e7380461df6181Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:56:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to derail North Korea's drive for nuclear weapons, Republican and Democratic senators set aside their partisan differences Wednesday to unanimously pass legislation aimed at starving Pyongyang of the money it needs to build an atomic arsenal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45f8520e6a5a4b5fa7e7380461df6181Teague, Horford lead Hawks over Bulls 113-90http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7178103c31cc4ae89d6283b7d7e51bf5Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:42:43 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jeff Teague had 17 points and eight assists, Al Horford scored 16 and the Atlanta Hawks routed the struggling Chicago Bulls 113-90 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7178103c31cc4ae89d6283b7d7e51bf5Cousins, Collison lead Kings past 76ershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d9fed556bb843b0b8f875d54d1dd4c4Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:44:47 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and Darren Collison scored 21 of his 25 points after halftime to lead the Sacramento Kings to a 114-110 comeback victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d9fed556bb843b0b8f875d54d1dd4c4No. 4 Baylor women beat TCU 81-75 for 11th Big 12 win in rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e902f9e20a5d4cbd8a254567bd7a7300Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:24:57 GMTFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Nina Davis scored 19 points, Niya Johnson had 14 assists and No. 4 Baylor stretched its Big 12 winning streak to 11 games with an 81-75 victory at TCU on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e902f9e20a5d4cbd8a254567bd7a7300Ex-LA sheriff pleads guilty to lying during corruption probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88be8a5ed08049ebbd6729d58fc6d987Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:51:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca pleaded guilty Wednesday to lying to federal authorities investigating corruption in the department, a probe that was gaining momentum when he abruptly retired two years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88be8a5ed08049ebbd6729d58fc6d987Davis, Pelicans snap Jazz's 7-game win streak, 100-96http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f69fc00fd334f639c031faa0be10865Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:51:21 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis capped a 19-point night with a running left-handed hook and 3-pointer in the final minute, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat Utah 100-96 on Wednesday night to snap the Jazz's seven-game winning streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f69fc00fd334f639c031faa0be10865Kobe reflects on LeBron before final matchup in Clevelandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d673750fe6db4ddb9b65215cfa316fdaThu, 11 Feb 2016 02:37:59 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Kobe Bryant remembers giving a pair of his sneakers to LeBron James as a gift and offering the teenager some advice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d673750fe6db4ddb9b65215cfa316fdaTulsa rallies to hand No. 16 SMU 1st home loss 82-77http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/983364e0b5e94ac799532243002bae74Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:15:44 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Shaquille Harrison had 21 points, Pat Birt hit a crucial 3-pointer and scored 12 of his 17 points after halftime and Tulsa rallied from eight points down in the second half to beat No. 16 SMU 82-77 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/983364e0b5e94ac799532243002bae74School bus, car collide in Riverside County, injuring 4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/990a987949ea40d190102ba098abfb12Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:37:45 GMTMENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a school bus with 19 high school students aboard and a car have collided in Riverside County, sending four people to the hospital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/990a987949ea40d190102ba098abfb12No. 24 West Virginia women close out Iowa State 57-47http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f75132cde1874d1fb3a6bbac63df7fb7Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:55:26 GMTMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Bria Holmes scored 23 points and Lanay Montgomery had 15 points, 15 rebounds and three blocks to help No. 24 West Virginia close out Iowa State 57-47 Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f75132cde1874d1fb3a6bbac63df7fb7Key events in the occupation of the Oregon wildlife refugehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1476a9b1b5d4031a1b00891eaa567c0Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:47:42 GMTHere is timeline of events in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1476a9b1b5d4031a1b00891eaa567c0Grizzlies rout Nets in 1st game since Gasol's broken foothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1f462e061684b768723ca43bdfd4953Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:56:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mike Conley scored 20 points, Jeff Green had 12 of his 18 in the third quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-90 on Wednesday night in their first game since losing Marc Gasol to a broken right foot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1f462e061684b768723ca43bdfd4953Storm-battered cruise ship returns to New Jersey homeporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f32c87758d1f47d5a4763ecad62603ecThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:30:07 GMTBAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — A cruise ship battered by a major storm in the Atlantic Ocean returned to its New Jersey port on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f32c87758d1f47d5a4763ecad62603ecS. Korea shuts down joint industrial park with N. Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df1804287cae4ab68dbed2d9b24e2fc8Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:46:39 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean workers on Thursday began shutting down a jointly run industrial park in North Korea, a move that will end, at least temporarily, the Koreas' last major cooperation project as punishment over Pyongyang's recent rocket launch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df1804287cae4ab68dbed2d9b24e2fc8McCarty leads No. 6 Texas past No. 20 Oklahoma State 70-55http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c5311ff5ced495ba0407effdb121839Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:02:57 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas center Imani Boyette has become a target for opponents, a point of emphasis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c5311ff5ced495ba0407effdb121839Low snow causes havoc again with Iditarodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79487e3784f844289d8de6971a22eb17Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:57:13 GMTWASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Another low snow year in Alaska is playing havoc with the world's most famous sled dog race, at least for the start.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79487e3784f844289d8de6971a22eb17Freeman, Prince lead No. 21 Baylor past K-State, 82-72http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbe956dec52e41ef847bf6f6016f9e11Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:40:25 GMTMANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Al Freeman scored 21 points, Taurean Prince had 18 and No. 21 Baylor beat cold-shooting Kansas State 82-72 on Wednesday night to remain a game back of the leaders in the Big 12 race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbe956dec52e41ef847bf6f6016f9e11Seoul: N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9bc1002920a436da2951600d398b5f2Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:25:28 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had his military chief executed for corruption and other charges, a South Korean official said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9bc1002920a436da2951600d398b5f22 killed in shooting at Alabama law firm, accounting officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9602b72c34e409f95ecdf61c8ce9e0fThu, 11 Feb 2016 02:16:35 GMTHAMILTON, Ala. (AP) — A gunman fatally shot two people, one a former business partner, at a law firm and a nearby accountant's office in western Alabama on Wednesday morning, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9602b72c34e409f95ecdf61c8ce9e0fSouth Koreans begin shutting down factory park in North Korea, part of Seoul's punishment for North Korean rocket launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02753a45ce9d4b3795613e4709f167bbThu, 11 Feb 2016 02:29:36 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans begin shutting down factory park in North Korea, part of Seoul's punishment for North Korean rocket launch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02753a45ce9d4b3795613e4709f167bbLundqvist stops 34 shots, Rangers blank Penguins 3-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/622c13d8e531440c9a5ffd3a6ffe2a41Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:01:38 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 34 shots for his third shutout of the season and 58th of his career, leading the New York Rangers past the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-0 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/622c13d8e531440c9a5ffd3a6ffe2a414 holdouts at Oregon refuge have diverse backgroundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f24655ca09845318a1dab0a3620a17eThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:34:03 GMTThe four armed activists who on Wednesday night were surrounded by the FBI at a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon have remained on the site despite the arrests of group leader Ammon Bundy and others Jan. 26 on a remote road outside the refuge. Wednesday's tense standoff between the FBI and the four occupiers was being livestreamed on the Internet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f24655ca09845318a1dab0a3620a17e10 Things to Know for Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec9ea3ea9fe4422b674cb6a2735234cThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:37:28 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec9ea3ea9fe4422b674cb6a2735234cNuggets hold off short-handed Pistons 103-92http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff18dd9a7d4a430fb05609527184800eThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:25:33 GMTAUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Will Barton scored 15 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, and the Denver Nuggets held off the depleted Detroit Pistons 103-92 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff18dd9a7d4a430fb05609527184800eRussia proposes March 1 ceasefire in Syria; US wants it nowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7af5167079b14168905a03a23e454577Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:13:58 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Russia has proposed a March 1 ceasefire in Syria, U.S. officials said Wednesday, but Washington believes Moscow is giving itself and the Syrian government three weeks to try to crush moderate rebel groups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7af5167079b14168905a03a23e454577Thousands of thumbtacks found in California dog parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb2fb3deac694689991eb7e5e74bd4edThu, 11 Feb 2016 04:00:46 GMTHERCULES, Calif. (AP) — Police say they have stepped up patrols and are considering putting cameras to try to catch whoever is spreading thousands of thumbtacks across a Northern California dog park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb2fb3deac694689991eb7e5e74bd4edKukushkin upsets 5th-seeded Denis Kudla in Memphishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/907b0c4593b944bfa4dda11247d9edfbThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:50:31 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Top-seeded Kei Nishikori opened his big for a fourth straight Memphis Open title with a 6-2, 7-5 victory over American Ryan Harrison on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/907b0c4593b944bfa4dda11247d9edfbUSOC to hire infectious disease specialists for Zikahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b31275250728423cbc6d4f35fc1389f4Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:50:11 GMTThe U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential Olympians who are worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b31275250728423cbc6d4f35fc1389f4Next up for the GOP presidential candidates: South Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec5b70d9aeb544b18e1e4ed39c05de8dThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:42:36 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Republican presidential nominating has moved into the South, where seven states — Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas — will anchor the Super Tuesday primaries on March 1.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec5b70d9aeb544b18e1e4ed39c05de8dUS WWII vet reunites with wartime girlfriend in Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfc622c602bc4328a52b1fd85b0e51b7Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:05:23 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A 93-year-old World War II veteran from the United States embraced his wartime girlfriend in Australia in their reunion Wednesday after more than 70 years apart.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfc622c602bc4328a52b1fd85b0e51b7Alabama gunman kills two, including former business partnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/177ff9bd243b418fb46df67085ec0712Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:27:53 GMTHAMILTON, Ala. (AP) — A gunman fatally shot two people, one a former business partner, at a law firm and a nearby accountant's office in western Alabama on Wednesday morning, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/177ff9bd243b418fb46df67085ec0712The Latest: Nevada lawmaker talks to holdoutshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4de37cd25e6441528baddeafb369557dThu, 11 Feb 2016 04:13:31 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on the standoff at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4de37cd25e6441528baddeafb369557dCavs' Kevin Love re-injures left shoulder against Lakershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d232c92f95bc4e66947d3c99c0568230Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:35:44 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers forward Kevin Love has re-injured his surgically repaired left shoulder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d232c92f95bc4e66947d3c99c0568230FBI says it has surrounded last occupiers at Oregon refugehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3329f4841c164d038c356614c00dde18Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:11:42 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The FBI surrounded the last four occupiers of a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon on Wednesday night as the holdouts argued with a negotiator and yelled at law enforcement officers in armored vehicles to back off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3329f4841c164d038c356614c00dde18Leonard lifts Spurs to 98-96 win over the Magichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32dc1fb6f4434794bb43f29a147005efThu, 11 Feb 2016 02:35:12 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points and drilled a jumper from the tip of the key with 0.9 on the clock to lift San Antonio to a 98-96 win over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32dc1fb6f4434794bb43f29a147005efPanel denies parole to Sirhan, assassin of Robert F. Kennedyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2534359f72d4de68ce2e64315d94afbThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:05:20 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Sirhan Sirhan was denied parole Wednesday for fatally shooting Robert F. Kennedy after a confidante of the slain senator who was shot in the head forgave him and repeatedly apologized for not doing more to win his release.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2534359f72d4de68ce2e64315d94afbProsecutor: Ex-LA sheriff to plead guilty in corruption casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59006f6355e04569979337a0688d621aThu, 11 Feb 2016 02:59:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca pleaded guilty Wednesday to lying to federal authorities investigating corruption in the department, a probe that was gaining momentum when he abruptly retired two years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59006f6355e04569979337a0688d621aDion Phaneuf loses in Senators debut 3-1 against Red Wingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00d430a5efa94a9bbbb74fda76146328Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:53:35 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Danny DeKeyser and Henrik Zetterberg scored early in the first and third periods to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Ottawa Senators and spoil Dion Phaneuf's debut with his new team with a 3-1 win Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00d430a5efa94a9bbbb74fda76146328Hornets take advantage of Pacers' poor defense in 117-95 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a462b40436ef404da321fd195990a130Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:44:46 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 25 points and Jeremy Lamb had 16 as the suddenly surging Charlotte Hornets rolled to a 117-95 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a462b40436ef404da321fd195990a130Reward suggested for homeless man who helped find escapeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cf888a9f8e0434ba1b39f817d4c70acThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:36:50 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A new report says a homeless man deserves up to $100,000 for helping recapture two violent Orange County jail escapees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cf888a9f8e0434ba1b39f817d4c70acTimberwolves come back from 18 down to stun Raptors, 117-112http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a62b4798a294d5dbb2e7b56de57f44aThu, 11 Feb 2016 04:04:24 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 35 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves came back from 18 points down to stun the Toronto Raptors 117-112 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a62b4798a294d5dbb2e7b56de57f44a