FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Nov 2015 21:06:56 -08:00Venezuela opposition party says regional official slain, 26 Nov 2015 02:43:34 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A Venezuelan opposition party says one of its regional officials was shot to death at a campaign rally for next week's congressional elections. makes 17 saves and Islanders beat Flyers 3-1, 26 Nov 2015 03:41:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Jaroslav Halak made 17 saves and Kyle Okposo put New York ahead early in the second period to lead the Islanders over the Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 on Wednesday night. rally to drop 76ers to 0-16, 26 Nov 2015 04:10:51 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers found a way to tie the longest losing streak in major U.S. professional sports history. exits after 2 periods but Canadiens beat Rangers 5-1, 26 Nov 2015 03:35:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When star goalie Carey Price exited again with an injury, the Montreal Canadiens responded. stops 27 shots, Blue Jackets beat Devils 2-1, 26 Nov 2015 02:59:00 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Matt Calvert scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period and Sergei Bobrovsky made 27 saves to help the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 on Wednesday night. successfully defends WBA super-welterweight title, 26 Nov 2015 03:00:39 GMTHIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Cuba's Erislandy Lara successfully defended his World Boxing Association super-welterweight title Wednesday night, stopping former welterweight champion Jan Zaveck in the third round. opposition party says regional official, 26 Nov 2015 04:22:59 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — An opposition leader was shot to death at a campaign rally Wednesday for next week's congressional elections in Venezuela, his party said. steps up to help Wolves beat Hawks 99-95, 26 Nov 2015 03:41:47 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Zach LaVine had 18 points, six assists and five rebounds in place of the injured Ricky Rubio, and the Minnesota Timberwolves swept the season series with the Atlanta Hawks with a 99-95 victory on Wednesday night. scores twice, Canucks beats Wild 3-2, 26 Nov 2015 03:27:14 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Radim Vrbata scored twice, Jannik Hansen once and the Vancouver Canucks held off the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Wednesday night. Latest: Minneapolis protesters plan peaceful night, 26 Nov 2015 02:30:43 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked more than a week of demonstrations (all times local): who left baby in NYC nativity manger won't be charged, 26 Nov 2015 04:22:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A mother who left her newborn baby in a Christmas manger inside a New York City church will not be prosecuted, authorities said Wednesday. has 18 points, 20 boards as Pistons rout Heat, 26 Nov 2015 03:04:56 GMTAUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Andre Drummond had 18 points and 20 rebounds as the Detroit Pistons ended a two-game losing streak with a 104-81 rout of the Miami Heat on Wednesday night. says it's closing in on tiger that escaped month ago, 26 Nov 2015 03:07:57 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A tiger named "Ankor" marked a full month on the run Wednesday, having evaded capture since he escaped from a restaurant zoo and disappeared into what appears to be a very tiger-friendly habitat on Mexico's southern Pacific coast. scores in OT to lift Penguins over Blues 4-3, 26 Nov 2015 03:07:38 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin scored 1:03 into overtime and Sidney Crosby broke out with two goals to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins over the St. Louis Blues 4-3 on Wednesday night. close with 25-2 run to beat Wizards 101-87, 26 Nov 2015 02:42:46 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jeremy Lamb had 18 points and seven rebounds, Nicolas Batum added 16 points and 11 assists and the Charlotte Hornets closed with a 25-2 run to beat the Washington Wizards 101-87 on Wednesday night. library set to open in polygamous community, 26 Nov 2015 02:56:28 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A public library is set to open next year in a polygamous town on the Utah-Arizona border that hasn't had one for decades because of controlling sect leaders who try to limit followers' exposure to the outside world. scores 2nd of game in OT, Bruins beat Red Wings 3-2, 26 Nov 2015 03:51:47 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Frank Vatrano scored his second goal of the game at 3:32 of overtime, giving the Boston Bruins a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night. Kong's SCMP confirms offer received for media business, 26 Nov 2015 03:37:08 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — The publisher of Hong Kong's leading English language newspaper says it's considering an offer for its media business. scores 36 points, Kings beat Bucks 129-113, 26 Nov 2015 04:29:53 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Rudy Gay scored 36 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Milwaukee Bucks 129-113 on Wednesday night for their second road victory of the season. Latest: Demonstrations continue in Chicago over video, 26 Nov 2015 03:57:39 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): scores go-ahead goal, Hurricanes beat Oilers 4-1, 26 Nov 2015 03:14:52 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Elias Lindholm scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period, Cam Ward made 30 saves and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Wednesday night. stocks rise on expectations for Europe stimulus, 26 Nov 2015 04:23:03 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were higher Thursday on expectations for additional European Central Bank stimulus as jitters about tensions between Russia and Turkey faded. scores 15, leads No. 6 Duke past pesky Yale 80-61, 26 Nov 2015 03:11:38 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — When No. 6 Duke needed a spark, the Blue Devils asked their longest, most athletic freshman to spread his arms on defense and create some havoc. Korea: VW rigged emissions in 125,000 diesel vehicles, 26 Nov 2015 02:53:20 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles after the government found their emissions tests were rigged. scores 25 as No. 21 Oregon beats Arkansas State, 26 Nov 2015 02:43:57 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Dwayne Benjamin scored 25 points, Chris Boucher had 17 points and a school-record nine blocks, and No. 21 Oregon rolled to a 91-68 victory over Arkansas State on Wednesday night. Things to Know for Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 03:17:53 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: Latest: Filing: Man called friend about protest shooting, 26 Nov 2015 03:01:08 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked more than a week of demonstrations (all times local): Koreas hold border talks to discuss improved ties, 26 Nov 2015 04:35:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Officials from the two Koreas are meeting at a border village to try to realize high-level talks as part of their agreements that defused a military standoff in August. opposition party says regional official killed, 26 Nov 2015 03:36:35 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A Venezuelan opposition leader was shot to death at a campaign rally for next week's congressional elections Wednesday, his party said. FDA tests point toward E. coli in salad vegetables, 26 Nov 2015 03:16:14 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Testing has pointed toward a vegetable mix from a California food wholesaler as the source of E. coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states, a Costco official said Wednesday. official details favorable treatment of players, 26 Nov 2015 04:03:35 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida State University official once in charge of the office that counsels campus rape victims told lawyers suing the school that football players receive special treatment, and that most of the 20 victims who alleged sexual assaults by team members during the past nine years declined to press student conduct charges. win 3rd straight, 2-1 over Kings in SO, 26 Nov 2015 03:59:22 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Valtteri Filppula scored the game-winning goal in the third round of a shootout, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 on Wednesday night. becomes Category 3 hurricane in eastern Pacific, 26 Nov 2015 03:35:41 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Sandra continues to strengthen as a powerful Category 3 hurricane off Mexico's Pacific coast, but there is no current threat to land., Orlov lead Capitals over Jets 5-3, 26 Nov 2015 02:53:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov had one goal and two assists and Dmitry Orlov broke a tie late in the second period to lift the Washington Capitals over the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 Wednesday night for their third straight win. has 71 at Australian Open, trails early leader by 5, 26 Nov 2015 03:30:13 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Jordan Spieth birdied his opening hole and bogeyed his last during an even-par 71 Thursday that saw the defending champion trail early leader Lincoln Tighe by five strokes on a blustery, hot day at the Australian Open. 8 Texas has easy time with Hampton, 79-52, 26 Nov 2015 03:23:13 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brianna Taylor scored 16 points, and No. 8 Texas defeated Hampton 79-52 on Wednesday night. funeral for slain Minneapolis man, vow to seek justice, 26 Nov 2015 03:19:13 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a Minneapolis church on Wednesday for the funeral of a black man whose death in a confrontation with police has sparked days of ongoing protests, while charges were pending against four men suspected in a shooting that wounded several of the protesters. 2 handcuffed as Chicago protesters disrupt traffic, 26 Nov 2015 02:15:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): get 24 from Oladipo to beat Knicks 100-91, 26 Nov 2015 04:01:11 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Victor Oladipo scored a season-high 24 points, Nik Vucevic added 22 points and 12 rebounds and the Orlando Magic beat the New York Knicks 100-91 on Wednesday night. Planned Parenthood says legal action likely, 26 Nov 2015 03:19:24 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A regional Planned Parenthood official said Wednesday that the organization likely would take legal action against the state of Missouri after a Columbia clinic halted abortions this week, leaving just one in the state that still performs them., DeRozan lead Raptors past Cavaliers, 103-99, 26 Nov 2015 03:49:45 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 27 points and DeMar DeRozan added 20 as the Toronto Raptors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-99 on Wednesday night for their third straight victory. beat Mavericks 88-83, win third straight, 26 Nov 2015 04:15:33 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 26 points and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed, holding on for an 88-83 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night. Korea man gets 12 years for feeding ex-pupil feces, 26 Nov 2015 04:03:14 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A former South Korean university professor was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Thursday for habitually beating his former pupil and forcing him to eat human feces and drink urine. Latest: DOJ representatives attend Minneapolis protest, 26 Nov 2015 04:27:46 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked more than a week of demonstrations (all times local): scores 36 points, Kings beat Bucks 121-113, 26 Nov 2015 03:46:41 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Rudy Gay scored 36 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Milwaukee Bucks 121-113 on Wednesday night for their second road victory of the season. end record scoring drought, beat Sabres 3-2, 26 Nov 2015 02:58:53 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Mike Fisher ended Nashville's franchise-record scoring drought in the first period and the Predators beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak., Westbrook stop Nets' win streak in Oklahoma City, 26 Nov 2015 04:12:35 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 30 points, Russell Westbrook added 27 points and 13 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Brooklyn Nets 110-99 on Wednesday night.'s 19 helps No. 25 Texas A&M past Texas 84-73, 26 Nov 2015 02:32:29 GMTPARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Danuel House had 19 points, Anthony Collins scored 15 and No. 25 Texas A&M beat Texas 84-73 on Wednesday night in the opening round of the Battle 4 Atlantis. hands Houston 3rd straight loss, 102-93, 26 Nov 2015 03:40:20 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Jeff Green scored 20 points and Courtney Lee had 10 of his 17 in the fourth quarter to help the Memphis Grizzlies beat the struggling Houston Rockets 102-93 on Wednesday night. to target Chicago shopping area on Black Friday, 26 Nov 2015 04:16:42 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Small groups of demonstrators gathered throughout the day Wednesday to protest the death of a black teen shot 16 times by a white police officer, and they urged supporters to join them in trying to shut down Chicago's famous Michigan Avenue shopping district during the Black Friday shopping bonanza.