FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:15:52 -0700Peavy takes no-hitter into 8th of Giants' 3-1 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb5bc835d20245378a772e77ef987192SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy appreciated the effort of his defense.RICK EYMERsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSan FranciscoColoradoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb5bc835d20245378a772e77ef987192Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:24:41 GMTChina: No open nominations for Hong Kong leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83f51401989a4985a1126d8387f00af7BEIJING (AP) — China's legislature has ruled out open nominations in elections for Hong Kong's leader.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureHong KongChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83f51401989a4985a1126d8387f00af7Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:05:06 GMTNo. 23 Tar Heels beat Flames 56-29 in openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b714877630a342d395f496799d2d484aCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's offense alternated between sputtering and potent, its defense between porous and opportunistic.AARON BEARDsSportsFootballCollege footballCollege sportsNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b714877630a342d395f496799d2d484aSun, 31 Aug 2014 03:22:52 GMTAl-Qaida-linked group releases 5 Lebanese soldiershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2844c8215ee84475bfdd16de1cc4206aBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's official news agency says an al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebel group has released five Lebanese soldiers captured earlier this month in a cross-border raid.iGeneral newsSyriaLebanonMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2844c8215ee84475bfdd16de1cc4206aSun, 31 Aug 2014 08:00:55 GMTNo. 4 Oklahoma defeats Louisiana Tech 48-16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64c423d329e4f3aa7f3215b1317b3bcNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Trevor Knight passed for 252 yards and a touchdown and Keith Ford had 117 yards from scrimmage and scored two touchdowns to help No. 4 Oklahoma defeat Louisiana Tech 48-16 on Saturday night.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOklahomaNormanLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64c423d329e4f3aa7f3215b1317b3bcSun, 31 Aug 2014 02:54:10 GMTOfficial: 23 people killed in Afghanistan crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da4622412e70463999d03173bbea4c6aKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan spokesman says 23 people were killed when a passenger van and a fuel tanker collided in western Afghanistan.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da4622412e70463999d03173bbea4c6aSun, 31 Aug 2014 05:54:48 GMTIndians beat Royals 3-2 in 11 inningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd7d8284d86b4683b66a54398455fb7cKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional baseballKansas CityClevelandMissouriUnited StatesNorth AmericaOhiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd7d8284d86b4683b66a54398455fb7cSun, 31 Aug 2014 03:55:24 GMTAfghanistan crash kills 23http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6516f0057ea1431098e1355abe2a859dKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A van slammed into a fuel tanker in western Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 23 people in the latest horrific accident in a country with poorly maintained roads and often reckless driving.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6516f0057ea1431098e1355abe2a859dSun, 31 Aug 2014 06:43:35 GMTWind, weather stoke Northern California wildfireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f314fb82eb5349b1820125ca859e34dfHAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) — Two wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago were still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.aGeneral newsWeatherNatural disastersFiresForestsAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f314fb82eb5349b1820125ca859e34dfSun, 31 Aug 2014 06:19:55 GMTHilliard leads LSU comeback win over Badgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86a8d5c585ce42279b1ab7ebdc738414HOUSTON (AP) — Kenny Hilliard scored on a 28-yard touchdown run to cap a fourth-quarter rally for No. 13 LSU in a 28-24 win over No. 14 Wisconsin at NRG Stadium on Saturday night.CHRIS DUNCANsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86a8d5c585ce42279b1ab7ebdc738414Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:06:11 GMTIt's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character crazehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60b60bb6a5504b31a6f44f8833c3143cTOKYO (AP) — Hello Kitty, whom many learned last week is a girl and not a cat, may be the queen of Japan's cute characters, but she's hardly the only one.MARI YAMAGUCHIiBusinessGeneral newsGamesShopping mallsParadesAnimation and comicsTelevision programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentRecreation and leisureLifestyleProducts and servicesCorporate newsShoppingJapanTokyoEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60b60bb6a5504b31a6f44f8833c3143cSun, 31 Aug 2014 05:49:42 GMTWinston, FSU hold off Oklahoma St 37-31 in openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09acc0b596124d35af0835b1acc5f219ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jameis Winston and No. 1 Florida State might have to play better for a return trip to the stadium where the next national title will be decided.SCHUYLER DIXONsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballOklahomaFloridaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09acc0b596124d35af0835b1acc5f219Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:34:44 GMTRoss helps No. 25 Washington edge Hawaii 17-16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a405b372358e4bdca2630de0492938a2HONOLULU (AP) — John Ross scored on a reverse and a 91-yard catch and No. 25 Washington held off Hawaii 17-16 on Saturday night despite a weak second half in coach Chris Petersen's Huskies debut.OSKAR GARCIAsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a405b372358e4bdca2630de0492938a2Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:06:41 GMTVintage racing crash kills Connecticut manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a25070e18e2f44d28dadf3d3807738d0SALISBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say a vintage racing enthusiast is dead after a crash during a race in Connecticut.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationConnecticutUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a25070e18e2f44d28dadf3d3807738d0Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:09:37 GMTMaztek, Rockies beat D-Backs' hard-luck Nuno 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe370814454e48c1b371509317189e93PHOENIX (AP) — Rookie Tyler Matzek gave up three hits in seven innings, Matt McBride and Charlie Blackmon homered and the Colorado Rockies handed Arizona's Vidal Nuno another hard-luck loss with a 2-0 victory over the Diamondbacks on Saturday night.BOB BAUMsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe370814454e48c1b371509317189e93Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:59:09 GMTGiants RHP Jake Peavy has no-hitter through 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3cf29c5d5f14fb1b38a2583393b71c4SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy of the San Francisco Giants has a no-hitter through seven innings against the Milwaukee Brewers.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3cf29c5d5f14fb1b38a2583393b71c4Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:18:18 GMTNo. 4 Oklahoma beats Louisiana Tech 48-16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8c0f9addef4a738325eccb3c6b0d56NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Trevor Knight threw for 253 yards and a touchdown and Keith Ford had 116 yards from scrimmage and two touchdowns to help No. 4 Oklahoma beat Louisiana Tech 48-16 on Saturday night.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOklahomaNormanLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8c0f9addef4a738325eccb3c6b0d56Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:36:48 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3e2ec8cf06841d7b095117ac6dc66feToday is Sunday, August 31, the 243rd day of 2014. There are 122 days left in the year.The Associated PressaAccidents and disastersWar and unrestGeneral newsAccidentsTransportationUnited KingdomMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3e2ec8cf06841d7b095117ac6dc66feSun, 31 Aug 2014 04:00:50 GMTParedes homers as Orioles beat Twins 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da461f0b6a5446b393b890209aca2d7bBALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the seventh, Jimmy Paredes homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Saturday night.TODD KARPOVICHsSportsSports transactionsProfessional baseballBaseballSports businessMen's sportsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da461f0b6a5446b393b890209aca2d7bSun, 31 Aug 2014 02:41:33 GMTChallenged sluggers could decide playoff raceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fad9a7664d048829ce6759a6c5b23daCHICAGO (AP) — Two sluggers with lingering questions. A catcher returning from injury. A pitcher headed for a big payday, and baseball's most famous panda.JAY COHENsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fad9a7664d048829ce6759a6c5b23daSun, 31 Aug 2014 07:37:24 GMTNo. 20 K-State rolls past Stephen F. Austin, 55-16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0bd883d1a4044aa8441b388406a9802MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Jake Waters threw for 223 yards and accounted for four touchdowns and Charles Jones ran for a pair of scores as No. 20 Kansas State pounded Stephen F. Austin 55-16 on Saturday night.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballManhattanAustinKansasUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0bd883d1a4044aa8441b388406a9802Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:47:15 GMTPakistan protester dies in clashes with policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/760432c78d284c5ca4e989d0f700bfedISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence after a night of violence that saw hundreds wounded and the first death in more than two weeks of demonstrations.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestAccidentsAccidents and disastersPakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/760432c78d284c5ca4e989d0f700bfedSun, 31 Aug 2014 05:43:26 GMTTigers win 8-4, salvage doubleheader splithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aa29b7496b9472b821b2ede9d45c838CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Ryan pitched six scoreless innings in his major league debut, and the Detroit Tigers salvaged a split of Saturday's doubleheader against the Chicago White Sox with a potentially costly 8-4 victory.PAUL LADEWSKIsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aa29b7496b9472b821b2ede9d45c838Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:53:17 GMTAmarista's 10th-inning single beats Dodgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d9115365bc4f25b7a43a3215b7fcd2SAN DIEGO (AP) — Alexi Amarista singled in the winning run with one out in the 10th inning and the San Diego Padres beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight time in extra innings, 2-1 Saturday night.BERNIE WILSONsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2d9115365bc4f25b7a43a3215b7fcd2Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:19:34 GMTAll Filipino peacekeepers escape Golan standoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b0d89d846d744fca7ab162e035f094aMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and coming under fire by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, the Philippine military chief said Sunday, while 44 Fijian troops remained in the hands of the al-Qaida-linked insurgents.JIM GOMEZiGeneral newsInternational incidentsWar and unrestPhilippinesManilaSyriaIsraelMiddle EastQatarSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b0d89d846d744fca7ab162e035f094aSun, 31 Aug 2014 04:01:49 GMTUSC beats Fresno St 52-13 behind Kessler's 4 TDshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e590071a3e4bd9a1577a9c4f5bb7b1LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Kessler threw for 394 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another and No. 15 Southern California ended a trying week with a 52-13 win over Fresno State in Steve Sarkisian's debut as the Trojans' head coach.sSportsCollege footballMen's sportsCollege sportsFootballFresnoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7e590071a3e4bd9a1577a9c4f5bb7b1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:59:52 GMTCubs, Cardinals split doubleheaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/043410a296f44cf594af56c48c6f6efeST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered twice and drove in five as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 13-2 Saturday night to earn a split of a doubleheader.JASON L. YOUNGsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/043410a296f44cf594af56c48c6f6efeSun, 31 Aug 2014 03:43:19 GMTShowboat closing after 27 years in Atlantic Cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8d7178a0294bffa8d3be3af4c55655ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The show is ending for the Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City.WAYNE PARRYaBusinessGeneral newsGamblingRecreation and leisureLifestyleAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b8d7178a0294bffa8d3be3af4c55655Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:07:29 GMTGiants RHP Jake Peavy has no-hitter through 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5acda7510f4c19aa303f3c5134b89dSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy of the San Francisco Giants has a no-hitter through six innings against the Milwaukee Brewers.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5acda7510f4c19aa303f3c5134b89dSun, 31 Aug 2014 03:05:44 GMTFilipino troops pull 'greatest escape' from Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d7698ddc91d4a748b097c20a35239eeMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and under fire for seven hours by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said Sunday, leaving 44 Fijian troops still in the hands of the al-Qaida-linked insurgents.JIM GOMEZiGeneral newsInternational incidentsRebellions and uprisingsHostage situationsWar and unrestCease firesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsPhilippinesManilaSyriaIsraelMiddle EastQatarSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d7698ddc91d4a748b097c20a35239eeSun, 31 Aug 2014 07:38:37 GMTChina's legislature rules out open nominations for Hong Kong's leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/789ba4abd643416facccf871920ac626BEIJING (AP) — China's legislature rules out open nominations for Hong Kong's leader.iGeneral newsLegislatureGovernment and politicsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/789ba4abd643416facccf871920ac626Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:01:16 GMTStrasburg pitches Nats to 3-1 win over Marinershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d863a6c2332445ec8ca2daec0ba4c762SEATTLE (AP) — Stephen Strasburg pitched into the eighth inning and Jayson Werth hit his second home run in two nights to lead the Washington Nationals past the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Saturday.JOSH LIEBESKINDsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d863a6c2332445ec8ca2daec0ba4c762Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:38:18 GMTTodd Gurley leads Georgia past Clemson 45-21http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd90e599fa1d44b8938e43faf5a2f5bdATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Todd Gurley felt strong and healthy.PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballGeorgiaAthensUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd90e599fa1d44b8938e43faf5a2f5bdSun, 31 Aug 2014 02:58:37 GMTPakistani protester dies in clashes with policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968f95cb350e43d3b3abb6682cb232faISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police on Sunday clashed with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence after a night of violence that saw hundreds wounded and the first death in more than two weeks of demonstrations.ZARAR KHANASIF SHAHZADiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical resignationsGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical and civil unrestHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersPakistanIslamabadLahoreSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968f95cb350e43d3b3abb6682cb232faSun, 31 Aug 2014 06:33:48 GMTGerman anti-euro party could enter state assemblyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e79202f652141baa9f3df7a332e6cefBERLIN (AP) — A party that wants Germany to ditch the euro currency is tipped to win its first seat in a state assembly Sunday.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsParliamentary electionsLegislaturePolitical partiesElectionsPolitical organizationsGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e79202f652141baa9f3df7a332e6cefSun, 31 Aug 2014 06:09:05 GMTGerman security official warns of terror threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26e1e694ba17469c927e22aad5b44a7aBERLIN (AP) — Germany's domestic intelligence chief says he expects Islamic extremists who have traveled to Syria and Iraq will return and commit terror attacks.iGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestGermanyMiddle EastIraqWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26e1e694ba17469c927e22aad5b44a7aSun, 31 Aug 2014 06:30:33 GMTMariota has 4 TDs and Oregon beats S. Dakota 62-13http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb0ae0e4ce140818834573838ec0ef4EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Marcus Mariota threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns then ran for one more before sitting out the second half, leading the third-ranked Oregon Ducks to a 62-13 victory over South Dakota in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOregonEugeneUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eb0ae0e4ce140818834573838ec0ef4Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:03:20 GMTIsner loses to Kohlschreiber in US Open 3rd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ca3557a8424e64bc184a1fa8dfbba3NEW YORK (AP) — Once again, John Isner's trip to Flushing Meadows ended in the third round. Once again, it happened with a loss to Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber at that stage.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisTennisWomen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsEventsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ca3557a8424e64bc184a1fa8dfbba3Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:48:19 GMTPeavy's no-hit bid for Giants broken up in 8thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968ebf9d9650479296d7bacd66d1197bSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy's bid for a no-hitter was broken up on a one-out single in the eighth inning by Milwaukee's Mark Reynolds against the San Francisco Giants.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968ebf9d9650479296d7bacd66d1197bSun, 31 Aug 2014 03:43:26 GMTCubs, Cards split doubleheaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb0be49e70a4cc99673387c6b760aa5ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered twice and drove in five as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 13-2 Saturday night to earn a split of a doubleheader.JASON L. YOUNGsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb0be49e70a4cc99673387c6b760aa5Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:40:23 GMTMade in America music festival rocks Los Angeleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/950b542f69014824b864d2c8529d48a2LOS ANGELES (AP) — A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.SANDY COHENaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSmall businessMusicEntertainmentMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/950b542f69014824b864d2c8529d48a2Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:20:52 GMTHoward, Byrd lead Phillies to 7-2 win over Metshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7720fb6e18d14ea79f007a818bd7b5aeNEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Howard drove in three runs, Marlon Byrd homered on his 37th birthday and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets 7-2 on Saturday night.SCOTT ORGERAsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityNew YorkPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7720fb6e18d14ea79f007a818bd7b5aeSun, 31 Aug 2014 02:59:18 GMTGordon says Stewart could run strong in Atlantahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e5b9fd9655e4a729ae46f21a579db1bHAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Tony Stewart was cheered in practice Saturday.CHARLES ODUMsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARGeorgiaAtlantaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e5b9fd9655e4a729ae46f21a579db1bSun, 31 Aug 2014 03:33:24 GMTAngels use 8 pitchers to beat A's 2-0, extend leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/447bd53b649b489c8152bfb07b231e04ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers — a franchise record for a nine-inning game — in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday night that increased their AL West lead over the Athletics to four games.JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsCaliforniaOaklandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/447bd53b649b489c8152bfb07b231e04Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:12:23 GMTHilliard leads LSU to comeback win over Badgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68f9a11571a54567b82a4a3904d34441HOUSTON (AP) — Kenny Hilliard scored on a 28-yard touchdown run to cap a fourth-quarter rally for No. 13 LSU in a 28-24 win over No. 14 Wisconsin at NRG Stadium on Saturday night.CHRIS DUNCANsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballWisconsinTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68f9a11571a54567b82a4a3904d34441Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:12:01 GMTLongtime personal chef to Obama weds MSNBC hosthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ea66ec741a24b82b7687abfc72f28a2POCANTICO HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Saturday temporarily set aside the pressures of trying to calm the world's trouble spots and assumed the role of spectator for something more joyous: the wedding of the Obama family's longtime chef and friend.DARLENE SUPERVILLEeArts and entertainmentLifestyleGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ea66ec741a24b82b7687abfc72f28a2Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:01:39 GMT3 juveniles dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, 3 hurthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/190e9bd2178c451aa651bf3b1d591ddbLAKE ARIEL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say an SUV carrying six young people overturned in northeastern Pennsylvania, killing three and injuring the others.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationPennsylvaniaScrantonPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/190e9bd2178c451aa651bf3b1d591ddbSun, 31 Aug 2014 06:27:05 GMTModerate earthquake hits region near Fairbankshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6febc8c08d7743b1ae80e3ef43f0a201FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night.Associated PressaGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersAlaskaFairbanksAnchorageUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6febc8c08d7743b1ae80e3ef43f0a201Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:58:25 GMTAustralia to fly guns and ammunition into Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02086e44978d49ffa40c1a1509bf47d3CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian military aircraft will soon fly guns and ammunition to the northern Iraqi city of Irbil to help Kurds fight Islamic State militants as part of a U.S.-led multination mission, Australia's prime minister said on Sunday.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsBorder securityMilitary and defenseAustraliaIraqUnited KingdomUnited StatesMiddle EastOceaniaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02086e44978d49ffa40c1a1509bf47d3Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:46:51 GMTAirstrikes and aid provide relief for Iraqi townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd680d7f1f7b4cddb701b380bc7cfbe8WASHINGTON (AP) — Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli, which has been under siege by Islamic State militants for nearly two months, the Pentagon said Saturday night. U.S. airstrikes supported the humanitarian mission.LOLITA C. BALDORwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMilitant groupsHumanitarian crisesWar and unrestHumanitarian assistanceIslamReligionSocial affairsMilitary and defenseIraqUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd680d7f1f7b4cddb701b380bc7cfbe8Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:13:41 GMT