FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 07 Dec 2016 23:50:08 -08:00Review: 'Hairspray Live!' pushes the boundaries and wins big, 08 Dec 2016 05:05:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — There may have been enough aerosol spray to burn off the rest of our ozone layer, but Wednesday's ambitious live version of the musical "Hairspray" on NBC was worth the environmental damage. It was light and fun and soon had you stuck. groups descend on Indonesia quake zone; deaths reach 102, 08 Dec 2016 06:55:17 GMTMEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) — Humanitarian organizations descended on Indonesia's Aceh province Thursday as the government in Jakarta promised tons of emergency aid and officials raced to assess the full extent of damage from an earthquake that killed more than 100 people. lose 3-goal lead, recover to beat Bruins in OT, 08 Dec 2016 05:15:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Capitals didn't exactly end their overtime victory with a raucous celebration. leads Kings to easy 120-89 win over last-place Mavs, 08 Dec 2016 05:13:10 GMTDALLAS (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins and the Sacramento Kings started and ended with victories on a six-game trip that got a little weird in the middle. get Davis, Yankees get Chapman, Nats trade 3 young arms, 08 Dec 2016 06:16:51 GMTOXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The champion Chicago Cubs filled their only real need, getting All-Star reliever Wade Davis. He'll take the spot of closer Aroldis Chapman, who locked down a spot by returning to the New York Yankees with a whopping $86 million deal. recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing, 08 Dec 2016 06:26:30 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A federal judge's ruling that effectively halted Michigan's presidential recount after three days assures Republican Donald Trump's narrow victory in the state. scores again on Leafs, Wild win 3-2, 08 Dec 2016 05:37:57 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Eric Staal never has trouble finding motivation when he's up against the Toronto Maple Leafs. says will not help US on patrols in South China Seas, 08 Dec 2016 07:08:45 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says it is highly unlikely the Philippines will allow the U.S. military to use the country as a springboard for its freedom of navigation patrols in the disputed South China Sea to avoid antagonizing China. leads Colorado to 68-66 win over No. 13 Xavier, 08 Dec 2016 05:37:43 GMTBOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado coach Tad Boyle made an innocent comment after a sluggish performance at the start the season: Play like that again and Xavier would beat the Buffaloes by 20.'s one-time policy adviser in Moscow for meetings, 08 Dec 2016 07:12:20 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian state-owned news agency RIA Novosti says an ex-foreign policy adviser of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump is visiting Moscow to meet businessmen and politicians. criticizes union leader critical of Indiana deal, 08 Dec 2016 07:09:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is slamming a union leader who criticized his deal to discourage air conditioner manufacturer Carrier Corp. from closing an Indiana factory and moving its jobs to Mexico. opens probe into deadly plane crash that killed 47, 08 Dec 2016 06:02:00 GMTABBOTABAD, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani aviation spokesman says authorities have opened a probe into the plane crash in the country's northwest the previous day that killed all 47 passengers and crew. 17 Wisconsin routs Idaho State for 4th straight win, 08 Dec 2016 04:49:21 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Coming off a difficult early season stretch, playing in front of a tepid home crowd and with final exams looming, the conditions were almost in place for No. 17 Wisconsin to suffer a letdown Wednesday night. chooses hardliners but talks softer on immigration, 08 Dec 2016 05:18:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump embraced new Cabinet officers Wednesday whose backgrounds suggest he's primed to put tough actions behind his campaign rhetoric on immigration and the environment, even as he seemed to soften his yearlong stance on immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children. scores 25 as Cavaliers crush Knicks 126-94, 08 Dec 2016 04:51:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James had little to say about his choice of hotels and even less about Phil Jackson's choice of words. rout Clippers 115-98 for 7th straight win over LA, 08 Dec 2016 07:27:38 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Golden State lacked its usual outside shooting touch. The Warriors still had an easy time with the Clippers. scores 24, Nets beat Nuggets 116-111, 08 Dec 2016 04:52:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets almost picked up another heartbreaking loss Wednesday night. Then Sean Kilpatrick and Bojan Bogdanovic stepped up in the final seconds. PHOTOS: Indonesian towns reel from earthquake devastation, 08 Dec 2016 05:06:43 GMTPIDIE JAYA, Indonesia (AP) — Damage from the earthquake that shook Indonesia's Aceh province on Wednesday is extensive in towns near the epicenter. A market was leveled, and other buildings reduced to chunks of cement and twisted rebar. life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increase, 08 Dec 2016 05:01:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A decades-long trend of rising life expectancy in the U.S. could be ending: It declined last year and it is no better than it was four years ago. deliberating in fatal 2-by-4 beating trial, 08 Dec 2016 07:30:58 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Jurors are deliberating in the trial of a man accused of beating a Rhode Island junk car dealer to death with a two-by-four over a deal gone wrong. suspect stabs officer at South Carolina Walmart, 08 Dec 2016 04:53:31 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A deputy police chief says a female officer has been stabbed inside a Walmart store in Columbia, South Carolina, while responding to a shoplifting call. trade in November rebounds from slump, 08 Dec 2016 05:51:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's exports grew in November for the first time in nine months while imports also rose in a sign global and domestic demand are recovering. source: Chapman, Yankees reach deal for $86M, 5 years, 08 Dec 2016 05:33:15 GMTOXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Aroldis Chapman found a spot in a most familiar bullpen — a very rich spot, too. comb Indonesia earthquake rubble for second day, 08 Dec 2016 05:10:02 GMTMEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) — Rescue workers, soldiers and police combed through the rubble of a devastated town in Indonesia's Aceh province Thursday, resuming a search for earthquake survivors that was halted at night by rain and blackouts. leads No. 8 Gonzaga over Washington 98-71, 08 Dec 2016 06:46:20 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss knew that playing against his old teammates from Washington would be difficult. preying on Venezuelan fishermen as industry unravels, 08 Dec 2016 06:06:21 GMTPUNTA DE ARAYA, Venezuela (AP) — The pirates had killed Flaco Marval's brother and two cousins, and word was they were coming for the rest of the family. Jordan wins China court ruling after years-long case, 08 Dec 2016 05:55:10 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's highest court on Thursday ruled in favor of basketball legend Michael Jordan at the culmination of a years-long case over use of the Chinese rendering of his globally-known name and trademark. tree farmer returns wedding band lost 15 years ago, 08 Dec 2016 07:27:52 GMTWHITE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A Christmas tree farmer has found and returned a wedding ring a New Jersey man lost roughly 15 years ago. supporters see domino effect in Aleppo government win, 08 Dec 2016 06:17:23 GMTALEPPO, Syria (AP) — Aleppo shakes with explosions and gunfire day and night in both the government- and rebel-held sides of the divided Syrian city. But for supporters of President Bashar Assad, there is a growing sense of imminent victory. Korea's parliament sets up presidential impeachment vote, 08 Dec 2016 07:38:50 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's opposition-controlled parliament introduced an impeachment motion Thursday against President Park Geun-hye, setting up a likely vote Friday on whether to suspend her powers over a huge political scandal. George leads Pacers past Suns, 109-94, 08 Dec 2016 05:34:26 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Paul George had some big numbers — and shut down high-scoring Devin Booker. scores season-high 25, No. 10 Creighton beats Huskers, 08 Dec 2016 05:05:57 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Creighton's 90-points-a-game offense didn't show up until late against Nebraska. official: Anti-IS airstrike killed, wounded civilians, 08 Dec 2016 07:29:29 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's parliament speaker says an airstrike targeting an Islamic State-held town in western Iraq near the Syrian border has killed and wounded "dozens" of civilians. 7 North Carolina holds off Davidson 83-74, 08 Dec 2016 05:13:22 GMTCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Justin Jackson buried shot after shot from behind the arc in the best performance of his career for No. 7 North Carolina. Coach Roy Williams didn't have much to feel good about otherwise. tie it late, Kase beats Canes in shootout, 08 Dec 2016 06:42:59 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry and Nick Ritchie scored late in the third period to tie it and rookie Ondrej Kase got the deciding goal in a shootout, lifting the Anaheim Ducks over the Carolina Hurricanes 6-5 on Wednesday night. 6 Kentucky regroups with 87-63 rout of Valparaiso, 08 Dec 2016 04:54:32 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's mistake-filled start quickly gave way to the energetic effort the sixth-ranked Wildcats acknowledged was missing against UCLA. And their intensity soon put things out of reach for Valparaiso. of 47 victims of plane crash to be sent to Islamabad, 08 Dec 2016 04:43:58 GMTABBOTTABAD, Pakistan (AP) — The remains of the 47 passengers and crew who were killed when a Pakistan International Airlines commuter crashed in the north of the country are being sent to Islamabad for identification, a hospital spokesman and the airline said Thursday. Capsules, 08 Dec 2016 06:35:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love also surpassed 20, and the Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the New York Knicks 126-94 on Wednesday night. 25 Capsules, 08 Dec 2016 06:17:44 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Bam Adebayo scored 16 points, Malik Monk added 15 and No. 6 Kentucky scored 21 straight points in a first-half run to beat Valparaiso 87-63 on Wednesday night. envoy nominee Branstad member of Masons, banned in China, 08 Dec 2016 07:14:34 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — If Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad becomes the next U.S. Ambassador to China, he may want to leave any Masonic symbols at home. officer convicted of perjury, 2 officers acquitted, 08 Dec 2016 06:17:20 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Cook County judge has found a Chicago Police officer guilty of perjury for lying under oath during a drug trial but acquitted his supervisor and a suburban officer. ends in Michigan after 3 days; ongoing in Wisconsin, 08 Dec 2016 06:19:34 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Michigan's recount of presidential votes is over after a judge lifted an order that forced a statewide review of millions of ballots. officer and a refugee: New policeman straddles worlds, 08 Dec 2016 05:43:21 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Soon after arriving in New Hampshire as a teenager, Abdesselam Baddaoui met two fellow refugees who accidentally ended up involved in a criminal case because, after being instructed about domestic violence laws, the wife mistakenly believed she had to call police any time she and her husband argued. free throw gives Indiana State win over No. 16 Butler, 08 Dec 2016 05:39:08 GMTTERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State's Brenton Scott wanted to show everyone that he's just as good as his twin brother. gets triple-double, Bucks beat Blazers 115-107, 08 Dec 2016 04:52:34 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo is emerging as a dynamic player and precocious leader — and at 22 years old, he's already closing in on one of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's franchise records. scores late goal to lift Senators past the Sharks, 08 Dec 2016 06:25:41 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Chris Kelly scored with 1:06 remaining and Jean-Gabriel Pageau added an empty-net goal, giving the Ottawa Senators a 4-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night. to mark eastern and western ends of longest US road, 08 Dec 2016 05:19:38 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Signs marking the eastern and western ends of the longest continuous road in the U.S. are being unveiled on both coasts.'s economic growth in July-Sept revised to 1.3 percent, 08 Dec 2016 07:31:10 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's economy grew 1.3 percent in July to September from a year earlier, according to revised data reflecting weaker business investment and exports. Korea's parliament formally introduces impeachment motion on President Park Geun-hye; vote likely Friday, 08 Dec 2016 05:51:13 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's parliament formally introduces impeachment motion on President Park Geun-hye; vote likely Friday. English will be New Zealand's next prime minister, 08 Dec 2016 05:02:11 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Bill English is set to become New Zealand's next prime minister following the shock resignation this week of John Key.