FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Dec 2015 22:56:51 -08:00Spike Lee rips Rahm Emanuel on 'Chi-Raq' orange carpet, 02 Dec 2015 06:34:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Kind words were in short supply for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the premiere of Spike Lee's "Chi-Raq" in New York on Tuesday night., Flames beat Stars in shootout, 02 Dec 2015 05:22:49 GMTCALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Sean Monahan had the clinching goal in the shootout and two assists in regulation, helping the Calgary Flames rally for a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night. posts $10,000 bail in Washington racial threats case, 02 Dec 2015 03:36:10 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A Western Washington University student posted $10,000 bail Tuesday evening after he was arrested on campus Monday and accused of making racial threats against black students and others on social media. State group targets gays with brutal public killings, 02 Dec 2015 05:55:02 GMTREYHANLI, Turkey (AP) — Before a crowd of men on a street in the Syrian city of Palmyra, the masked Islamic State group judge read out the sentence against the two men convicted of homosexuality: They would be thrown to their deaths from the roof of the nearby Wael Hotel. scores 35 as Wizards hand Cavs 1st home loss, 97-85, 02 Dec 2015 03:31:08 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — John Wall scored a season-high 35 points and the Washington Wizards handed the Cleveland Cavaliers their first home loss of the season, 97-85 on Tuesday night. 3 gives No. 21 Miami lead in 77-72 OT win over Huskers, 02 Dec 2015 04:42:07 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Davon Reed's 3-pointer gave Miami the lead in overtime and the No. 21 Hurricanes made three free throws in the last 15 seconds to beat Nebraska 77-72 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Tuesday night. general pleads guilty to smuggling cash into US, 02 Dec 2015 04:20:30 GMTALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — An African general who briefly served as the president of Guinea pleaded guilty Tuesday to smuggling tens of thousands of dollars in cash into the U.S. face daunting task in rebuilding war-battered city, 02 Dec 2015 06:50:00 GMTKUNDUZ, Afghanistan (AP) — Two months after the Taliban rampaged through the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, residents are still sifting through the rubble, wondering how they will ever rebuild and worrying that the insurgents will return. of Rio Olympic water testing broken promises, 02 Dec 2015 06:16:23 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A timeline of key moments since The Associated Press first reported on contamination of Rio de Janeiro's Olympic waterways: stock markets uneven as economic data weighed, 02 Dec 2015 05:40:34 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were uneven Wednesday after weakness in U.S. economic data was tempered by an upbeat Australian growth report.'s 38 points lead Grizzlies past Pelicans 113-104, 02 Dec 2015 03:58:58 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Marc Gasol scored a career-high 38 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the New Orleans Pelicans 113-104 on Tuesday night. match fixer Tan re-arrested a week after release, 02 Dec 2015 03:37:35 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore businessman Dan Tan has been re-arrested just a week after being released following more than two years in detention on suspicion of coordinating a global soccer match-fixing syndicate. NYC landlords pushing out seniors, disabled, 02 Dec 2015 06:44:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Inspired by his own experience living in a New York City apartment building that was converted into high-priced condos, a 71-year-old former state regulator is taking on developers citywide on behalf of seniors and disabled tenants. weather bureau won't comment on cyberattack report, 02 Dec 2015 05:14:33 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's weather bureau refused to comment on a media report on Wednesday that it has been hacked in a cyberattack that compromised sensitive systems across the federal government. mourn death of reclusive Japanese star Setsuko Hara, 02 Dec 2015 03:37:19 GMTTOKYO (AP) — In a last act precisely in keeping with her zeal for privacy, actress Setsuko Hara, star of director Yasujiro Ozu's "Tokyo Story" and many other Japanese classics, died Sept. 5 but kept the news quiet until recently. She was 95. begin in battle over relocating US base in Okinawa, 02 Dec 2015 06:01:12 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Hearings began Wednesday in a legal battle between the Japanese government and local officials in Okinawa over plans to move a U.S. military air base on the southern island. scores in 3rd as Wild beat Blackhawks 2-1, 02 Dec 2015 05:33:19 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Minnesota coach Mike Yeo has voiced his displeasure with his struggling team over the past week. It looks as if his words might have struck a chord with the Wild. safely 3 in CFP rankings; Stanford, Ohio St lurking, 02 Dec 2015 04:12:43 GMTOklahoma is No. 3 in the College Football Playoff selection committee rankings, putting the Sooners safely in position to be in the final four with their season completed. powers Panthers past Blues 3-1, 02 Dec 2015 05:02:11 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Derek MacKenzie was disappointed in himself after he was stopped on a short-handed breakaway attempt Tuesday night. goal sends Canadiens to 2-1 win over Jackets, 02 Dec 2015 03:33:39 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Max Pacioretty scored on the power play late in the third period to give the Montreal Canadiens a 2-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. to begin over battle on moving US base in Okinawa, 02 Dec 2015 03:42:55 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Hearings are due to begin in a legal battle between the Japanese government and the local government in Okinawa over plans to move a U.S. military air base on the southern island. in History, 02 Dec 2015 05:01:10 GMTToday in History scores 2, Predators beat Coyotes, 5-2, 02 Dec 2015 03:50:38 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored twice and added an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a come-from-behind 5-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night. beat Sharks 5-1 for 1st win in San Jose since '97, 02 Dec 2015 06:20:31 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Evgeni Malkin had a goal and two assists and Phil Kessel scored twice to help the Pittsburgh Penguins get their first win in San Jose in more than 18 years, 5-1 over the Sharks on Tuesday night. officer drives miniature donkey to safety, 02 Dec 2015 06:20:37 GMTNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A suburban Oklahoma City police officer picked up an unusual subject found wandering along a rural road. top Lakers for 1st win of season, snap 28-game skid, 02 Dec 2015 04:06:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kobe Bryant breezed through the Philadelphia 76ers locker room and said to no one in particular, "keep it going, guys." helps Flyers beat Senators 4-2, 02 Dec 2015 03:33:05 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Sean Couturier had an empty-net goal and two assists, leading the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. scores 24, No. 11 Purdue beats Pittsburgh 72-59, 02 Dec 2015 04:26:04 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A.J. Hammons scored a season-high 24 points off the bench and Ryan Cline made four 3-pointers in the second half to lead No. 11 Purdue to a 72-59 win over Pittsburgh on Tuesday night. Forsberg scores 2, Predators beat Coyotes, 5-2, 02 Dec 2015 03:56:48 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored twice and added an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a come-from-behind 5-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night. India flooding closes airport, cuts off power, 02 Dec 2015 06:13:18 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Weeks of torrential rains have forced an airport in southern India to close and have cut off several roads and highways, leaving tens of thousands of people stranded in their homes, government officials said Wednesday.'s economy gathers pace in September quarter, 02 Dec 2015 06:41:01 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The threat of recession in Australia receded with new data on Wednesday showing the economy gathered pace in the most recent quarter as mining exports grew. Kyi meets Myanmar's outgoing president, 02 Dec 2015 06:03:54 GMTNAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — Nearly a month after her party's crushing election win, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi held closed-door talks with Myanmar's outgoing president Wednesday to discuss what both hope will be a "smooth" transition of power. CEO, now a father, will give away most of his money, 02 Dec 2015 05:05:17 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Talk about birth announcements: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife say they'll devote nearly all their wealth — roughly $45 billion — to solving the world's problems in celebration of their new baby daughter, Max. powers Panthers past Blues 3-1, 02 Dec 2015 03:56:18 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Derek MacKenzie scored twice, and the Florida Panthers beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Tuesday night. Brown cancels Down Under tour after visa troubles, 02 Dec 2015 06:38:57 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Chris Brown canceled plans for a Down Under tour Wednesday after Australian authorities earlier warned the troubled R&B singer they were likely to refuse him a visa because of his criminal conviction for assaulting pop star Rihanna. criticize Minnesota congressman who backs cause, 02 Dec 2015 06:38:44 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In the tense days after a black man's death at the hands of police, Minnesota's first African-American congressman stood with protesters as they besieged a police station, even tweeting what he called an "agonizing" photograph showing his son with hands raised in a confrontation with officers in riot gear. test: Rio Olympic water badly polluted, even far offshore, 02 Dec 2015 06:14:35 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Olympic sailor Erik Heil floated a novel idea to protect himself from the sewage-infested waters he and other athletes will compete in during next year's games: He'd wear plastic overalls and peel them off when he was safely past the contaminated waters nearest shore. governor makes little progress on Cuba business trip, 02 Dec 2015 03:30:25 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Gov. Greg Abbott enjoyed dinner and a private concert in Havana but made little progress in finding opportunities for Texas businesses on the second day of a three-day trip to Cuba. stock markets uneven ahead of ECB decision, jobs data, 02 Dec 2015 03:38:01 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were uneven Wednesday ahead of the European Central Bank's policy meeting and a monthly U.S. job report later in the week that could cement a Fed interest rate hike this month.'s return lifts No. 9 UNC past No. 2 Maryland 89-81, 02 Dec 2015 05:51:18 GMTCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Marcus Paige spent the first six games watching from the sideline as his North Carolina teammates had to figure out how to play without their injured floor leader., schlobster: Seaweed is Maine's hot new product, 02 Dec 2015 06:49:26 GMTBIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — When it comes to seaweed production, Maine is tops. At least in this country. Parenthood shooting: Domestic terrorism? It's knotty, 02 Dec 2015 03:47:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The man accused of killing three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic brought several guns, ammunition and propane tanks that officials say he assembled around a car. Photos: High-end cancer treatment for pets, 02 Dec 2015 06:38:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Lulu had been given a mere three months to live when the shih tzu-poodle mix was diagnosed with lymphoma.'s government restores funding for HIV-AIDS program, 02 Dec 2015 06:36:54 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's federal government said it will restore funding to the country's HIV-AIDS program months after it cut its contribution and asked regional governments to fill in the gaps. Hill releases song inspired by death of Freddie Gray, 02 Dec 2015 04:31:36 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The R&B group Dru Hill has released a song online sparked by the deaths of Freddie Gray and other black males as a result of confrontations with law enforcement. man wins $10M lottery minutes after winning $1K, 02 Dec 2015 06:00:57 GMTMODESTO, Calif. (AP) — A Modesto man's lucky hunch paid off when he won a $1,000 lottery prize and immediately bought more tickets — winnings $10 million with one of them. hold off late charge from Wolves for 4th straight win, 02 Dec 2015 03:49:19 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nikola Vucevic had 18 points, 12 rebounds and four assists, and the Orlando Magic won their fourth straight game with a 96-93 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night. scores OT goal in LA Kings' 2-1 win over Canucks, 02 Dec 2015 06:26:17 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Anze Kopitar scored on a pass from Jeff Carter 2:02 into overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings rallied for a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night. Wings beat Sabres 5-4 in SO on Brad Richards' goal, 02 Dec 2015 03:43:12 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Brad Richards scored on Detroit's third attempt in a shootout and Jack Eichel missed the net on the ensuing chance, allowing the Red Wings to beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 on Tuesday night. returns and Mavs defeat Trail Blazers 115-112 in OT, 02 Dec 2015 06:17:22 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Deron Williams had a season-high 30 points and the Mavericks defeated the Trail Blazers 115-112 in overtime Tuesday night in Wesley Matthews' first trip back to Portland since signing with Dallas as a free agent.