FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 26 May 2015 22:55:18 -0700Bumgarner notches another win, Giants beat Brewers 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18f3417fae143b9a62f3ea590d9c0e0MILWAUKEE (AP) — When first asked, Madison Bumgarner was unsure what the key to his recent success has been. But like his sixth inning, he quickly figured it out.By DAVE BOEHLERsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18f3417fae143b9a62f3ea590d9c0e0Wed, 27 May 2015 04:36:40 GMT4 Taliban militants die in attack in Afghan capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e759ae36b63e4a16baed0f56a0bccb02KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An all-night siege in an upscale neighborhood of Afghanistan's capital ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the deaths of four heavily armed Taliban attackers, though no civilians or security personnel were injured or killed, an Afghan official said.By LYNNE O'DONNELLiGeneral newsWar and unrestMilitant groupsWar casualtiesBombingsAccidents and disastersGovernment and politicsAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e759ae36b63e4a16baed0f56a0bccb02Wed, 27 May 2015 03:24:35 GMTFeldman, Astros defeat Orioles 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79946a4568df4d869c42f0dd532aafe6BALTIMORE (AP) — Scott Feldman outpitched Chris Tillman, Chris Carter keyed a seventh-inning rally and the Houston Astros beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 on Tuesday night for their 10th win in 13 games.By DAVID GINSBURGsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79946a4568df4d869c42f0dd532aafe6Wed, 27 May 2015 02:04:00 GMTLightning routed 7-3 by Rangers in Game 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edccb4b897234deaae77e93cdfe2de1cTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Lightning goalie Ben Bishop admitted that he really doesn't want to watch the tape of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew York CityNew YorkTampaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edccb4b897234deaae77e93cdfe2de1cWed, 27 May 2015 04:54:15 GMTSurvivors tell of terror during deadly Mexico tornadohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de35333bcd5848229ab19e4e629f4194CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico (AP) — Jose Francisco Contreras and his wife were driving to the bus he takes to his job at a factory in northern Mexico when the winds picked up and torrential rain began to fall.By SETH ROBBINSiGeneral newsTornadoesNatural disastersWeatherAccidents and disastersIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMaterials industryMexicoDel RioNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanTexasUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de35333bcd5848229ab19e4e629f4194Wed, 27 May 2015 04:00:47 GMTHawaii governor: Telescope can continue, but changes neededhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2383c3d881074eb79066cb4da8f935abHONOLULU (AP) — A project to build a giant telescope near the summit of Mauna Kea has the right to move forward, but Hawaii has failed the mountain in many ways, Gov. David Ige said Tuesday.By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaGeneral newsScienceAstronomyState governmentsMountainsGovernment and politicsEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2383c3d881074eb79066cb4da8f935abWed, 27 May 2015 02:11:48 GMTThe list of 20 US jail systems receiving MacArthur grantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/751c91bddd4d4f418a22332a27a722f7NEW YORK (AP) — The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is giving 20 jails of all sizes $150,000 each to come up with ways to reduce the number of people unnecessarily behind bars.The Associated PressaGeneral newsCorrectional systemsLaw and orderChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/751c91bddd4d4f418a22332a27a722f7Wed, 27 May 2015 04:09:04 GMTCourt hearing in NYC on whether chimps have rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d122cdbf9c48e6b4f0f871704a8f16NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for two chimpanzees are heading to court to argue that the animals have "personhood" rights and should be freed from the Long Island university where they are kept.aGeneral newsScienceLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPrimatesMammalsAnimalsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9d122cdbf9c48e6b4f0f871704a8f16Wed, 27 May 2015 04:55:59 GMTDocumentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark dies in NY at 75http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/072601c8061a4c24aff0d44c74b09fbcNEW YORK (AP) — Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark, called "a snake charmer of the soul" for her gift of capturing searing images of human vulnerability, has died at age 75.By VERENA DOBNIKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsDocumentariesVisual artsObituariesMoviesEntertainmentPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/072601c8061a4c24aff0d44c74b09fbcWed, 27 May 2015 02:13:28 GMTChina touts success of crackdown in restive Muslim regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbf50acee4e946eca11f67c8b971c4e1BEIJING (AP) — China said it has foiled 181 terror plots in the year since it started a crackdown on Islamic separatists in the northwestern region of Xinjiang that was prompted by a surge of violence that reached as far as the capital Beijing.iGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbf50acee4e946eca11f67c8b971c4e1Wed, 27 May 2015 05:30:05 GMTCleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA Finals with 118-88 win over Atlanta Hawks to complete sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02229d3001dd476990d7e5fe2dcd606eCLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA Finals with 118-88 win over Atlanta Hawks to complete sweep.sSportsNBA FinalsEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02229d3001dd476990d7e5fe2dcd606eWed, 27 May 2015 02:54:23 GMTGroup: Hamas tortured, killed Palestinians in 2014 Gaza warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fdcdf3e05f14dea846315b2361db6f5JERUSALEM (AP) — A leading international watchdog on Wednesday accused the militant Hamas group of abducting, torturing and killing Palestinians during the war in the Gaza Strip last year, saying some of the actions amount to war crimes.By IAN DEITCHiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestWar crimesActs of tortureInternational lawInternational relationsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripGazaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fdcdf3e05f14dea846315b2361db6f5Wed, 27 May 2015 03:03:26 GMTFlores delivers again, Mets beat Phillies 5-4 in 10 inningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e54dbbefa7e7445695ef1f4ad00e183bNEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores singled home the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning for his second huge hit in two days, giving the New York Mets a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.By MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew York CityNew YorkPhiladelphiaBinghamtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e54dbbefa7e7445695ef1f4ad00e183bWed, 27 May 2015 02:53:25 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc0ac3d3c93049f1baa6b5c2c7ca1256Today is Wednesday, May 27, the 147th day of 2015. There are 218 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsUnited KingdomUnited StatesMissouriSt. LouisSan FranciscoWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc0ac3d3c93049f1baa6b5c2c7ca1256Wed, 27 May 2015 04:00:46 GMTProposed Uribe-for-Callaspo may be back onhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21381eaf8ae744878823298d32a80aebLOS ANGELES (AP) — Alberto Callaspo has been scratched from the Atlanta Braves' starting lineup by manager Fredi Gonzalez for the second consecutive night, an indication the proposed multiplayer trade that would send the infielder to the Los Angeles Dodgers for third baseman Juan Uribe may be back on.By JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete compensationSports transactionsProfessional baseballSports businessBaseballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21381eaf8ae744878823298d32a80aebWed, 27 May 2015 02:24:24 GMTBrassard, Lundqvist lead Rangers past Lightning 7-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce2f9bc39394e9687e02717ac4c48ecTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the New York Rangers.By FRED GOODALLsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew York CityNew YorkFloridaTampaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce2f9bc39394e9687e02717ac4c48ecWed, 27 May 2015 04:38:10 GMTSeager powers Mariners over Rays, 7-6 in 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a70c5caeeb2947428912e7a47570a011ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Seager hit a grand slam in the eighth inning and a game-winning home run in the 10th on Tuesday night to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 7-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.sSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsAthlete healthTampaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a70c5caeeb2947428912e7a47570a011Wed, 27 May 2015 03:21:48 GMTAP PHOTOS: Farm lets orphaned or abandoned foals thrivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afc0696c32984fb09a9be4ca7b376b26ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Orphaned, unwanted and some only days old, these fragile foals will need a lot of tender, attentive care to survive.By JOHN MINCHILLOaGeneral newsLifestylePetsAthensOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afc0696c32984fb09a9be4ca7b376b26Wed, 27 May 2015 04:30:42 GMTMoreland, Fielder lead Rangers to 7th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d36d47eb26a419eabce39ea237e53aaCLEVELAND (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Tuesday night for their seventh consecutive victory.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasClevelandUnited StatesNorth AmericaOhiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d36d47eb26a419eabce39ea237e53aaWed, 27 May 2015 03:31:42 GMTGaza militants fire rocket at Israel; no casualties reportedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e26b82a2bd74373a18cdc2fbd4b7056GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli fighter jets carried out airstrikes in the Gaza Strip early Wednesday just hours after a rocket was fired at southern Israel, an Israeli military spokesman said.iGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestTerritorial disputesGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e26b82a2bd74373a18cdc2fbd4b7056Wed, 27 May 2015 02:16:52 GMTFloodwaters deepen in Houston after city gets more rainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a5628592eee4141ac0b1fa1a57051e4HOUSTON (AP) — Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas on Tuesday as storms dumped almost a foot more of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the nation's fourth-largest city.By KRISTIE RIEKEN and PAUL J. WEBERaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherProperty damageFloodsTornadoesSearch and rescue effortsTrafficMissing personsAccidents and disastersStormsNatural disastersTransportationTexasHoustonSan MarcosDel RioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a5628592eee4141ac0b1fa1a57051e4Wed, 27 May 2015 05:08:21 GMTCORRECTS: Swiss officials: 6 soccer officials arrested, suspected of getting, paying bribeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f0a8826af1d4afeb5d704b3590a58fbZURICH (AP) — CORRECTS: Swiss officials: 6 soccer officials arrested, suspected of getting, paying bribes. (Corrects APNewsAlert that said 6 FIFA officials arrested as that was not specified by authorities)iGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestMen's soccerArrestsSoccerProfessional soccerCrimeMen's sportsLaw and orderSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f0a8826af1d4afeb5d704b3590a58fbWed, 27 May 2015 05:28:47 GMTUS returns 25 looted artifacts to Italy: Vases, frescoeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7356c1ebb924d0caa973dc06dffbe5bROME (AP) — The United States on Tuesday officially returned 25 artifacts looted over the decades from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that ended up in U.S. museums, universities and private collections.By NICOLE WINFIELDiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelItalyUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7356c1ebb924d0caa973dc06dffbe5bWed, 27 May 2015 02:43:36 GMTLeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot by sweeping Hawkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f87ebf13d45e47e9b76a264a5d46d60eCLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James knew what he left behind when he bolted to Miami five years ago.By TOM WITHERSsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsNBA FinalsMen's basketballSports transactionsSports businessAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballEventsClevelandOhioTexasHoustonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f87ebf13d45e47e9b76a264a5d46d60eWed, 27 May 2015 04:56:04 GMTReds end 9-game losing streak with 2-1 win over Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f87bf36f05b437a8017b9c11a61295dCINCINNATI (AP) — Skip Schumaker hit a game-winning double in the ninth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds ended a nine-game losing streak — their longest in 17 years — with a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.By JOE KAYsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsCincinnatiOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f87bf36f05b437a8017b9c11a61295dWed, 27 May 2015 02:03:20 GMTDavid Price outpitches Jesse Chavez as Tigers beat Athleticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/095cf69463384b6791dae518ccc3db7eOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — David Price outdueled Jesse Chavez to win for the first time in four starts, and the Detroit Tigers bounced back from a shutout a day earlier to beat the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Tuesday night.By JANIE McCAULEYsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/095cf69463384b6791dae518ccc3db7eWed, 27 May 2015 05:14:11 GMTTexas flooding overwhelms popular bed-and-breakfast regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e354527a2654366badfc5034ed0843dWIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — The vacation house where two families were to spend Memorial Day weekend was already gone, swept down the swollen Blanco River, when Carissa Smith's husband arrived.By PAUL J. WEBERaGeneral newsTravelLifestyleWeatherSearch and rescue effortsFloodsAccidents and disastersStormsAccidentsTransportationAccommodationsTexasSan MarcosAustinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e354527a2654366badfc5034ed0843dWed, 27 May 2015 02:28:59 GMTAustralia warns children of foreign fighters risk chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70b9e7caee904079be510291b909acffCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian boy who was photographed holding the severed head of a Syrian soldier could reportedly return to Australia with his mother and siblings, prompting the prime minister to warn Wednesday that children as well as adults who break terrorism laws face prosecution.By ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsTerrorismCrimeWar and unrestNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsAustraliaSydneySyriaOceaniaNew South WalesMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70b9e7caee904079be510291b909acffWed, 27 May 2015 03:06:51 GMT4 militants die in attack in upscale area of Afghan capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73c50a437ddb4a3a8c68f2c5a5414b22KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An all-night siege in an upscale neighborhood of Afghanistan's capital ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the deaths of four heavily armed attackers, though no civilians or security personnel were injured or killed, an Afghan official said.By LYNNE O'DONNELLiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestBombingsWar casualtiesAccidents and disastersGovernment and politicsAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73c50a437ddb4a3a8c68f2c5a5414b22Wed, 27 May 2015 03:06:06 GMTTeixeira drives in 4 runs, Yankees beat Royals 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da95eba58c1747978e2b9f0322a8003dNEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira failed to get in on the fun on Monday. He made up for it a night later.By HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew YorkNew York CityOrlandoUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da95eba58c1747978e2b9f0322a8003dWed, 27 May 2015 02:46:34 GMTKershaw, Dodgers breeze to 8-0 win over Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e6b1e38e29d4fa687855d16f973237aLOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an RBI single, Adrian Gonzalez notched his 1,000th RBI with a two-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0 on Tuesday night.By JOE RESNICKsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e6b1e38e29d4fa687855d16f973237aWed, 27 May 2015 04:58:08 GMTSwiss authorities: 6 FIFA officials arrested, suspected of getting, paying millions in bribeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0493b31c8753432cb51dc6f33017faabZURICH (AP) — Swiss authorities: 6 FIFA officials arrested, suspected of getting, paying millions in bribes.iGeneral newsSportsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestArrestsCorruption in sportsProfessional soccerInternational soccerMen's soccerSports governanceCrimeLaw and orderSoccerMen's sportsSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0493b31c8753432cb51dc6f33017faabWed, 27 May 2015 05:23:07 GMTFBI, police find no threat on EVA Air plane at LA airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/349216a427ad497cb0731881a267f091LOS ANGELES (AP) — Someone called in a threat to a flight from Taiwan that landed at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday, but nothing dangerous was found on board, authorities said.aBusinessGeneral newsBomb threatsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/349216a427ad497cb0731881a267f091Wed, 27 May 2015 02:24:05 GMTPacific Gas & Electric Co. president announces retirementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9aa5a266db04614a6450ebf5bf4eb78SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The president of Pacific Gas & Electric Company is retiring at the end of the year.aBusinessGeneral newsUtilitiesCorporate managementCorporate newsPersonnelIndustriesEnergy industrySan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9aa5a266db04614a6450ebf5bf4eb78Wed, 27 May 2015 04:58:25 GMTEx-LAPD officer wanted in killing arrested in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96db62626f984acf89c41371afa94cd4MEXICO CITY (AP) — A fugitive former Los Angeles police officer charged with killing a man during an off-duty fight was arrested Tuesday in northern Mexico, officials said.iGeneral newsArrestsPolice brutalityCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceMexicoEl PasoLos AngelesCaliforniaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanTexasUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96db62626f984acf89c41371afa94cd4Wed, 27 May 2015 04:07:29 GMTSwiss police detain soccer officials ahead of FIFA congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56bbf8fe1f7c489c80c8471b5578bbddZURICH (AP) — The Swiss Federal Office of Justice says six soccer officials have been arrested and detained pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities ahead of the FIFA congress in Zurich.iGeneral newsSportsMen's soccerBribery, graft and conflicts of interestSports governanceInternational soccerProfessional soccerArrestsSoccerMen's sportsCrimeLaw and orderGovernment and politicsZurichSwitzerlandUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56bbf8fe1f7c489c80c8471b5578bbddWed, 27 May 2015 05:34:45 GMTPolice: US airman shoots Wal-Mart workers, kills selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aec79f6c0d344428b283d2289cc7534A U.S. airman "with no apparent motive" walked into a Wal-Mart Supercenter in North Dakota early Tuesday and opened fire with a handgun, killing one worker and injuring a second before turning the gun on himself, police said.By JAMES MacPHERSON and BLAKE NICHOLSONaGeneral newsSuicidesViolent crimeCrimeNorth DakotaGrand ForksTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5aec79f6c0d344428b283d2289cc7534Wed, 27 May 2015 02:43:29 GMT10 Things to Know for Wednesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb4b33258c6546bdbbe2bfc4b09b0b35Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb4b33258c6546bdbbe2bfc4b09b0b35Wed, 27 May 2015 02:23:34 GMTMan sentenced in death of woman who called 911 during attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca490250920940888c916af6cfd5b2f6DALLAS (AP) — Jurors have sentenced a Dallas man to 85 years in prison for the murder of his ex-wife, who was attacked as a 911 operator listened.aGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca490250920940888c916af6cfd5b2f6Wed, 27 May 2015 04:59:47 GMTDonaldson's 2nd homer lifts Blue Jays over White Sox 10-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7ff86d56d904ff794ffc6a604c54f5cTORONTO (AP) — Josh Donaldson thrives on coming through in the clutch. He did just that Tuesday night.By IAN HARRISONsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTorontoIllinoisOntarioCanadaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7ff86d56d904ff794ffc6a604c54f5cWed, 27 May 2015 04:12:17 GMTMacArthur grants aimed at reducing numbers in US jailshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc1fb7372f784d7c813250c9946ee384NEW YORK (AP) — The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is giving 20 jails of all sizes $150,000 each to come up with ways to reduce the number of people unnecessarily behind bars.By JAKE PEARSONaGeneral newsCorrectional systemsLaw and orderPolice shooting of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South CarolinaEventsCharlestonSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc1fb7372f784d7c813250c9946ee384Wed, 27 May 2015 04:04:20 GMTGarcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32631ed8ea414f61966c9a249ffb5b53ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaime Garcia won for the first time in nearly a year, working six solid innings, and Randal Grichuk homered for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Tuesday night.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32631ed8ea414f61966c9a249ffb5b53Wed, 27 May 2015 03:22:42 GMTChina coal production falls in first 4 months of yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a879a6b6bba2455c89f53e27117ba607BEIJING (AP) — Coal production in China, the world's biggest coal-consuming nation, fell by 6 percent in the first four months of this year as the economy slows and the government makes a concerted push to reduce carbon emissions.iBusinessGeneral newsMaterials industryIndustriesAir qualityEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEnvironmental concernsEnergy and the environmentChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a879a6b6bba2455c89f53e27117ba607Wed, 27 May 2015 03:04:05 GMTThe Latest on weather: Third body pulled from Blanco Riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c713c828890c4d6fafacd593868d106c8:30 p.m. CDTBy The Associated PressaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherDisaster planning and responseProperty damageStormsFloodsSearch and rescue effortsTornadoesAccidents and disastersMissing personsMunicipal governmentsEvacuationsState governmentsTrafficNatural disastersAccidentsTransportationLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsTexasHoustonSan MarcosDel RioAustinFort WorthMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c713c828890c4d6fafacd593868d106cWed, 27 May 2015 05:08:43 GMTMatt Kemp keys Padres' 10th-inning rally past Angels, 4-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/430e81a0afe14880bacf33f082743b7fANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Matt Kemp hit a three-run double down the left-field line with two outs in the 10th inning, and the San Diego Padres beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-0 on Tuesday night.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/430e81a0afe14880bacf33f082743b7fWed, 27 May 2015 05:38:51 GMTCheap motorbikes bring opportunity and chaos to Haitihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28e23bb95d384b00b268e49856cc6371PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Joseph-Marc Carel knows the danger of ferrying passengers on his small motorbike, sometimes two at a time, as tides of the buzzing vehicles cut through the chaotic Haitian capital. He has a prosthetic leg to prove it.By DAVID McFADDENiGeneral newsTransportationAccidents and disastersAccidentsHaitiPort-au-PrinceCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28e23bb95d384b00b268e49856cc6371Wed, 27 May 2015 04:01:32 GMTPelfrey helps Twins keep winning, 2-1 over Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294f8db390ce4474ab68b8d37dbf4b29MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Pelfrey was sharp for seven innings, Trevor Plouffe and Kurt Suzuki hit back-to-back RBI doubles in the first inning, and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/294f8db390ce4474ab68b8d37dbf4b29Wed, 27 May 2015 04:20:12 GMTRussell double gives Cubs 3-2 win over Nationalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a477b6d7f1ac4700a782a106d9d47543CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell hit a game-ending RBI double in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the surging Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night.By ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsIllinoisChicagoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a477b6d7f1ac4700a782a106d9d47543Wed, 27 May 2015 02:19:22 GMTAPNewsBreak: IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/408de5f19dcb453696ca47b5893b703bWASHINGTON (AP) — Sophisticated criminals used an online service run by the IRS to access personal tax information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, part of an elaborate scheme to steal identities and claim fraudulent tax refunds, the IRS said Tuesday.By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPersonal taxesIdentity theftLegislatureGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsPersonal financeCrimeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/408de5f19dcb453696ca47b5893b703bWed, 27 May 2015 02:28:18 GMTAsia stocks ruffled by Greece crunch, Fed rate hike viewshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ca07bad08b94ac7ba992549b1998f71SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were ruffled Wednesday by Greece's impending cash crunch and expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year for the first time in almost a decade.By YOUKYUNG LEEiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsCommodity marketsSouth KoreaGreeceUnited StatesEast AsiaAsiaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ca07bad08b94ac7ba992549b1998f71Wed, 27 May 2015 03:45:37 GMT