FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 18 Apr 2014 21:30:05 -0700Canadiens top Lightning again for 2-0 series lead, Fla. (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens are gaining confidence with every playoff victory.FRED GOODALLsSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyTampaMontrealFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaQuebecCanada, 19 Apr 2014 03:28:54 GMTLoney has 4 RBIs, Rays beat Yankees 11-5 PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — James Loney drove in four runs and the Tampa Bay Rays overcame a four-run deficit to beat the New York Yankees 11-5 on Friday night.MARK DIDTLERsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsNew York CityTampaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFlorida, 19 Apr 2014 03:25:41 GMTTNT's Sager to miss NBA playoffs due to leukemia (AP) — TNT analyst Craig Sager will miss the NBA playoffs as he undergoes treatment for leukemia.eArts and entertainmentSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballEventsSports mediaCancerDiseases and conditionsHealthMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketball, 18 Apr 2014 23:27:06 GMTOfficials probe potential threat on Delta flight (AP) — Officials say a Delta Air Lines plane on a flight from Detroit to Denver reported an unspecified potential security threat and taxied to a remote area after landing safely at Denver International Airport.aGeneral newsTransportation safetyTransportationDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 04:13:51 GMT10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways back at the stories to remember from the past week:The Associated PressaGeneral newsStudent testingWar and unrestCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationEducationSocial affairsNigeriaUkraineWest AfricaAfricaEastern EuropeEurope, 19 Apr 2014 04:01:00 GMTObama signs bill aimed at blocking Iran's UN envoy (AP) — President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday aimed at blocking Iran's chosen ambassador to the United Nations because of his ties to the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. But the president says he's only treating the legislation as guidance.NEDRA PICKLERwGovernment and politicsInternational incidentsInternational relationsDiplomacyEmbassiesLegislationLegislaturePassports and visasGeneral newsTravelLifestyleUnited StatesIranDistrict of ColumbiaNorth AmericaMiddle East, 19 Apr 2014 02:58:14 GMTDatsyuk's late goal lifts Detroit over Boston 1-0 (AP) — The Boston Bruins worked all season to get home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs.HOWARD ULMANsSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:42:41 GMTPlane spotted in Iran is registered to Utah bank LAKE CITY (AP) — An airplane that mysteriously ended up in Iran is registered to a Utah bank under an arrangement for aviation ownership that has prompted two warnings from a government watchdog in the past year.MICHELLE L. PRICEaBusinessGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsGovernment regulationsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesUtahIranNorth AmericaMiddle East, 18 Apr 2014 23:57:45 GMTAvalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12, Nepal (AP) — Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiGeneral newsSportsSearch and rescue effortsMountainsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 19 Apr 2014 03:20:08 GMTChinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane, Australia (AP) — A robotic submarine has finished its sixth trip to the bottom of the Indian Ocean in the hunt for wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, six weeks after the aircraft mysteriously disappeared, the search coordination center said Saturday.MARGIE MASONiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsOceansAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationEnvironment and natureAustraliaMalaysiaBeijingIndian OceanOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiaChinaGreater ChinaEast Asia, 19 Apr 2014 03:00:36 GMTRangers top White Sox 12-0 in Perez's 1st shutout, Texas (AP) — Martin Perez pitched a three-hitter for his first career shutout, Leonys Martin drove in four runs and the Texas Rangers routed the Chicago White Sox 12-0 Friday night.SCHUYLER DIXONsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthTexasIllinoisSeattleUnited StatesNorth AmericaWashington, 19 Apr 2014 03:11:36 GMTCalifornia farmers to get more water, Calif. (AP) — Drought-stricken California farmers and cities are set to get more water as state and federal officials ease cutbacks due to recent rain and snow, officials announced on Friday.Scott SmithaGeneral newsWildlifeAgriculture and the environmentState governmentsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementGovernment and politicsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 00:06:43 GMTGolf Capsules HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — K.J. Choi's early tee time and quick start moved him to the top of the rain-delayed RBC Heritage on Friday.sSportsHilton Head IslandMalaysiaHawaiiKuala LumpurSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth AmericaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 19 Apr 2014 03:11:30 GMTMolina's error helps Nationals beat Cardinals 3-1 (AP) — Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina's throwing error combined with Michael Wacha's wild pitch to allow two unearned runs in the seventh inning, breaking a tie and helping Gio Gonzalez and the Washington Nationals beat St. Louis 3-1 Friday night.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 01:49:34 GMTCabrera gets 4 hits, Blue Jays edge Indians 3-2 (AP) — Melky Cabrera had four hits and scored Toronto's go-ahead run in the seventh inning on Edwin Encarnacion's single, and the Blue Jays held on for a 3-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.TOM WITHERSsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsClevelandTorontoOhioUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanada, 19 Apr 2014 02:32:49 GMTNY judge upholds charges against financier's kin YORK (AP) — A judge has declined to toss out federal fraud charges against the brother of a one-time billionaire hedge fund founder, though she noted that two charges have flaws that the government must fix.aGeneral newsFraud and false statementsLegal proceedingsCrimeCorporate crimeCorporate newsBusinessLaw and orderGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politics, 19 Apr 2014 01:16:39 GMTBrewers' Lohse beats Pirates again, 5-3 (AP) — Kyle Lohse pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Carlos Gomez homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 Friday night.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 02:42:44 GMTHealth care site flagged in Heartbleed review (AP) — People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed computer virus.JULIE PACEhtMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsHealth care policyGovernment policy, 19 Apr 2014 04:11:09 GMTAtheist national conference aims at Mormon church LAKE CITY (AP) — Leaders of a national atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.ANNIE KNOXaGeneral newsChristianityAtheismReligionGays and lesbiansReligious issuesSocial affairsSocial issuesMarriageFamily issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesUtahSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 00:25:38 GMTStanford takes 4-stroke lead at LPGA LOTTE tourney, Hawaii (AP) — Angela Stanford shot a 5-under 67 on Friday to open a four-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA LOTTE Championship in breezy Hawaii.KAITLIN SAWYERsSportsHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 02:52:18 GMTTwins shut down by Vargas in 5-0 loss to Royals CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco was virtually unhittable a week ago in Minnesota, shutting down the scuffling Royals over eight innings in an easy victory that came amid a three-game sweep.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 04:06:11 GMTCaptain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested, South Korea (AP) — The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said.FOSTER KLUGYOUKYUNG LEEiGeneral newsCriminal investigationsMissing personsPrimary and secondary educationCrimeArrestsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and orderIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessEducationSocial affairsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsia, 19 Apr 2014 00:42:41 GMTMets trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates YORK (AP) — The New York Mets traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night, parting ways with a power hitter who proved to be too inconsistent at the plate.BEN WALKERsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:33:33 GMTDutch man's case linked to Amanda Todd, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian police confirmed an arrest has been made in the Netherlands in the case of a Canadian teenager who was blackmailed into exposing herself in front of a webcam. The 15-year-old later committed suicide after detailing her harassment on a YouTube video watched by millions around the world.JEREMY HAINSWORTHTOBY STERLINGhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyExtortion and threatsCrimeCrimes against childrenBritish ColumbiaNetherlandsCanadaNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEurope, 18 Apr 2014 23:49:15 GMTGabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary giant CITY (AP) — His death mourned around the globe, Gabriel Garcia Marquez is being hailed as a giant of modern literature, a writer of intoxicating novels and short stories that illuminated Latin America's passions, superstition, violence and social inequality.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOFRANK BAJAKiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsDiplomacyBooks and literatureMunicipal governmentsVisual artsGovernment and politicsObituariesNews mediaEntertainmentInternational relationsLocal governmentsMediaColombiaMexicoMexico CityVenezuelaLatin America and CaribbeanSouth AmericaNorth AmericaCentral America, 19 Apr 2014 03:03:23 GMTStanton's slam sends Marlins past Mariners 8-4 (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a grand slam with none out in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins took advantage of an overturned call on a replay review to beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 Friday night.STEVEN WINEsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 02:35:52 GMTCyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes in August YORK (AP) — Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August.MESFIN FEKADUeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentAllergiesDiseases and conditionsHealthCelebrityUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 01:07:41 GMTFlyaway owl found, hungry but safe, Wash. (AP) — Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby park has been spotted and captured.aGeneral newsOwlsBirdsAnimalsWashingtonTacomaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 02:31:53 GMTMixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown, Colombia (AP) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels.CESAR GARCIAJOSHUA GOODMANiGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesNewspapersGovernment and politicsNews mediaMediaColombiaMexico CityCubaMexicoLatin America and CaribbeanSouth AmericaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaCaribbean, 19 Apr 2014 03:31:18 GMTOrioles cruise to 8-4 win over Red Sox (AP) — Jonathan Schoop went 4 for 5 with two doubles and two RBIs, and the Baltimore Orioles pounded Red Sox starter John Lackey in an 8-4 victory over Boston on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:53:34 GMTStanford takes 4 stroke lead at LPGA LOTTE tourney, Hawaii (AP) — Angela Stanford shot a 5-under 67 on Friday to open a four-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA LOTTE Championship in breezy Hawaii.KAITLIN SAWYERsSportsHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:06:20 GMT76ers owner Harris calls 19-win season 'success' (AP) — Billions of dollars couldn't console Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris this season. Ok, maybe just a little.DAN GELSTONsSportsSports team ownership changesMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2014 23:34:20 GMTWyatt Earp gun sells for $225,000 at auction, Ariz. (AP) — A gun thought to have been carried by Wyatt Earp during the famous O.K. Corral shootout in Tombstone has sold at auction for $225,000.aGeneral newsArts and collectibles auctionsShoppingLifestyleArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 01:43:10 GMTSpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.MARCIA DUNNaScienceSpace explorationSpace launchesGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 01:51:00 GMTEducator denies sex crimes in YouTube case, Calif. (AP) — A judge on Friday refused to dismiss sexual assault charges against an educator who was confronted with the allegations of abuse in a phone call by a former student who then posted the conversation on YouTube.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeCrimes against childrenLaw and orderViolent crimeRiversideCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 01:03:27 GMTAutopsies done on 7 Utah babies found in garage GROVE, Utah (AP) — The Utah State Medical Examiner's Office has completed autopsies of seven infants found in cardboard boxes in a woman's garage, but it is unclear when the results will be released.MICHELLE L. PRICEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeForensicsViolent crimeLaw and orderUtahProvoUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2014 23:26:59 GMTHarang pulled with no-hitter, Braves beat Mets 6-0 YORK (AP) — Aaron Harang knew the score, he'd done this before: No hits, too many tosses.BEN WALKERsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:30:27 GMTFire destroys 3 homes at Jersey shore community ISLE CITY, N.J. (AP) — Three homes have been destroyed by a fire that broke out near the beachfront of a Jersey Shore community.aGeneral newsFiresProperty damageAccidents and disastersNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 00:55:37 GMTTeen suspended for asking Miss America to prom, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.aBeauty pageantsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentGeneral newsOdditiesPromsMiss America PageantEducationEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsOccasionsLifestyleEventsYorkPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2014 23:28:58 GMTUN says 58 killed in attack on UN base in SSudan NATIONS (AP) — An attack on a U.N. peacekeeping base in South Sudan where some 5,000 members of an ethnic minority had sought shelter killed 58 people and injured about 100 others, a U.N. official said Friday.EDITH M. LEDERERiGeneral newsEthnic conflictsWar and unrestArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsSouth SudanNorth AfricaAfrica, 19 Apr 2014 00:06:02 GMTAPNewsBreak: Medicaid paid $12M for Illinois dead (AP) — The Illinois Medicaid program paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people listed as deceased in other state records, according to an internal state government memo.CARLA K. JOHNSONSARA BURNETTaGeneral newsHealthState governmentsGovernment-funded health insuranceGovernment and politicsGovernment programsIllinoisChicagoUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2014 23:24:58 GMTMan charged in Kansas City-area highway shootings CITY, Mo. (AP) — After nearly a month of reports of gunshots being fired at vehicles and more than 100 tips, authorities announced charges Friday against a Kansas City-area man suspected in connection with about a dozen highway shootings that wounded three people.MARIA SUDEKUMaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMissouriKansas CityKansas CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaKansas, 19 Apr 2014 01:29:35 GMTPujols hits 497th homer, Angels beat Tigers 11-6 (AP) — Albert Pujols is quietly closing in on 500 home runs.NOAH TRISTERsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 04:02:57 GMTVargas shuts down Twins, leads Royals to 5-0 win CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas pitched seven shutdown innings, Mike Moustakas cracked a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals romped to a 5-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:04:16 GMTCaptain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested, South Korea (AP) — The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need — three of whom were seen lifeless in the drowned vessel by a diver who was unable to get them out.FOSTER KLUGYOUKYUNG LEEiGeneral newsArrestsSearch and rescue effortsCrimePrimary and secondary educationAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessLaw and orderEducationSocial affairsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsia, 19 Apr 2014 02:44:49 GMTProvidence, RI, sues firms over stock trades, R.I., is suing dozens of Wall Street banks and other financial companies over high-frequency trading.The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderProvidenceRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 00:04:26 GMTPolice raid LA Times building after threat reports ANGELES (AP) — Police took a man into custody Friday night inside the Los Angeles Times building after it was locked down because of a shooting threat report, the newspaper reported.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrime, 19 Apr 2014 04:02:42 GMTSudden movement raises alarm in Wyoming slide area, Wyo. (AP) — A slow-moving landslide in the Wyoming resort town of Jackson sped up significantly Friday, splitting a house in two, causing a huge uplift in a road and a Walgreens parking lot, and threatening to destroy several other unoccupied homes and businesses.MEAD GRUVERaGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersJacksonWyomingUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 02:55:04 GMTAP Photos: Latam Catholics pay tribute to Christ CITY (AP) — Roman Catholics throughout Latin America and the Caribbean are paying tribute to Jesus Christ in Holy Week traditions that go back centuries and range from religious processions to self-flagellation.iGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsMexicoBrazilLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanNorth AmericaCentral AmericaSouth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:26:47 GMTTulo backs Chatwood and Rockies beat Phillies 12-1 (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki hit a three-run home run after No. 3 hitter Carlos Gonzalez was intentionally walked in front of him, Tyler Chatwood pitched seven strong innings for his first win of the season, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 12-1 Friday night.DENNIS GEORGATOSsSportsAthlete injuriesHigh school baseballBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsAthlete healthHigh school sportsColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2014 03:52:09 GMT