FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:12:41 -0700Final Four bid at stake as Maryland faces Tennesseehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba639ebe1a9f4dd6907f5a7b9929c87aSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The expectation was placed on Holly Warlick the moment she was named as Pat Summitt's successor at Tennessee.By TIM BOOTHsSportsNCAA Women's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballWomen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsWashingtonMarylandTennesseeSpokaneUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba639ebe1a9f4dd6907f5a7b9929c87aSun, 29 Mar 2015 22:13:10 GMTAfter uproar, Utah restaurant statue loses prominent featurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94109e70bd924dfeb38795b4f4c54f90HURRICANE, Utah (AP) — The small southern Utah town of Hurricane might become a little quieter after a statue of a copper bull lost its most prominent private feature this weekend.aGeneral newsOdditiesRestaurantsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessFood and drinkLifestyleUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94109e70bd924dfeb38795b4f4c54f90Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:49:06 GMTBoston officer improving after surgery to remove bullethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d7fe39535ec4c3eb5772408c664e654BOSTON (AP) — A decorated Boston police officer shot point-blank in the face by a suspect was in stable condition at a hospital Sunday and improving after surgery to remove a bullet lodged below his ear, police said.aGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d7fe39535ec4c3eb5772408c664e654Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:32:00 GMTFiorina likely GOP presidential candidate, attacks Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/408d36a7029e4e728f1af243186c9828WASHINGTON (AP) — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina says she is more than 90 percent likely to seek the Republican presidential nomination. And she is questioning the confidence people can have in likely Democratic contender Hillary Rodham Clinton.pGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsPolitical partiesNational electionsElectionsPolitical organizationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/408d36a7029e4e728f1af243186c9828Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:31:00 GMTJimmy Walker wins hometown Texas Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d7dc1e6bd746b8b4ce53cfa796e90bSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jimmy Walker won his hometown Texas Open on Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.By TIM PRICEsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d7dc1e6bd746b8b4ce53cfa796e90bSun, 29 Mar 2015 22:17:14 GMTMurray reaches 4th round at Miami Open with 499th victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c813540c5b46d3bcb94c3001fdc1aeKEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Andy Murray's 499th career victory put him in the fourth round of the Miami Open.By STEVEN WINEsSportsMen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsTennisMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c813540c5b46d3bcb94c3001fdc1aeSun, 29 Mar 2015 19:02:19 GMTDreamWorks' 'Home' bests 'Get Hard' at box office with $54Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/847fd14325ea4140a37006836190e0d4NEW YORK (AP) — Business was brisk at the weekend box-office, where the DreamWorks animated alien adventure "Home" beat out the Will Ferrell-Kevin Hart comedy "Get Hard" with a resounding debut of $54 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.JAKE COYLEaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentAfrican-AmericansMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesAnimation and comicsCelebrityTelevision programsProducts and servicesCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/847fd14325ea4140a37006836190e0d4Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:45:26 GMTRick Barnes says he wanted to stay as Texas coachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92122f934b424476bd0a5fd27f7bb628AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An emotional Rick Barnes fought back tears in saying goodbye to Texas after 17 years Sunday, insisting he's grateful for his time with Longhorns and isn't bitter about being fired.By JIM VERTUNOsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege sportsMen's basketballCollege basketballEventsBasketballMen's sportsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92122f934b424476bd0a5fd27f7bb628Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:54:56 GMTAuthorities: Body found in rubble 3 days after apparent gas explosion in Manhattanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4ec57d2762d47e2b12f5f686476776eNEW YORK (AP) — Authorities: Body found in rubble 3 days after apparent gas explosion in Manhattan.aGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4ec57d2762d47e2b12f5f686476776eSun, 29 Mar 2015 18:36:11 GMTA-Rod debut at first base as Yanks beat Astros 7-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df5ce3fb2d474f6d96c44604618f3d9cKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez played first base for the first time in his professional career Sunday, handling three chances in three innings during the New York Yankees' 7-0 win over the Houston Astros.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsNew York CityFloridaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df5ce3fb2d474f6d96c44604618f3d9cSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:44:32 GMTAir Canada plane skids off Halifax runway after hard landinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0fdcf82d1784ed7a9d68540a1f09879HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — An Air Canada plane made a hard landing in bad weather at the Halifax airport, skidding off a runway, shearing off its nose and crumpling an engine. The airline said Sunday that 25 people were taken to hospitals for observation and treatment of minor injuries.iGeneral newsWeatherIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessHealth care industryNova ScotiaCanadaHalifax Regional MunicipalityTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0fdcf82d1784ed7a9d68540a1f09879Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:58:19 GMTNolasco allows 4 runs as Twins beat Orioles' split squad 6-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c55d1e7c26b4f53905e008adee240c0SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco allowed four runs in six innings as the Minnesota Twins beat a Baltimore Orioles' split squad 6-5 on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingAthlete injuriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSarasotaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c55d1e7c26b4f53905e008adee240c0Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:05:24 GMTNASCAR driver Kyle Larson ruled out of Sprint Cup racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/259c2797be444d0ca53bd7207374cb43MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kyle Larson watched Sunday's NASCAR race on a laptop in a hospital, having failed to get medical clearance to drive after fainting during an autograph session.By HANK KURZ Jr.sSportsMen's sportsAutomobile racingHealthNASCARVirginiaNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/259c2797be444d0ca53bd7207374cb43Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:28:33 GMTLeading suspect in Tunisia museum attack killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70266a3fb62d4e869f31d37d99336b27TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian security forces decimated the leadership of a Tunisian jihadi group linked to al-Qaida's North African branch, including the man identified as the "operational chief" of the attack this month on the National Bardo Museum that killed 22 people, mostly foreign tourists, the interior minister said Sunday.Associated PressiGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestCrimeNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsTunisiaAlgeriaNorth AfricaMiddle EastAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70266a3fb62d4e869f31d37d99336b27Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:27:04 GMTPolice: Body found 3 days after NYC blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fbb4b86eec44ddd8ca7886068da8a50NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers found a body Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersMissing personsAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fbb4b86eec44ddd8ca7886068da8a50Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:17:38 GMTSaudi response to Swedish criticism tests Europe's reachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bde0281652a43f4a923a7411e722722DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Sweden's foreign minister is hardly the first diplomat to raise concerns about Saudi Arabia's human rights record, but when she used the word "dictatorship" in a speech last month she crossed a red line for the kingdom at a time of intense regional turmoil, igniting a diplomatic crisis.By AYA BATRAWY and KARL RITTERiGeneral newsDiplomacyHuman rights and civil libertiesPolitical ethicsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsLegislatureSocial issuesSocial affairsReligious issuesReligionPolitical issuesUnited Arab EmiratesSwedenSaudi ArabiaDubaiStockholmMiddle EastEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bde0281652a43f4a923a7411e722722Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:26:45 GMTArab summit: Yemen airstrikes to go on until rebels withdrawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cb7350c61c0468aa0db047b176c63feSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.By HAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsSummitsInternational incidentsEvacuationsWar and unrestMilitant groupsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsYemenMiddle EastIranSaudi ArabiaPakistanSanaaUnited StatesRiyadhEgyptSouth AsiaIraqAsiaNorth AmericaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cb7350c61c0468aa0db047b176c63feSun, 29 Mar 2015 20:02:16 GMTMiller solidifies Braves' spot in 4-2 loss to Pirateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d4f744ba9d74182a81e8a6458e04e34KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Shelby Miller allowed one hit in six innings, solidifying a spot in Atlanta's rotation as the Braves lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d4f744ba9d74182a81e8a6458e04e34Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:03:43 GMTMore restrictive spring break pondered after party shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa05df0260674cdead765bbd8911d65bPANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A house party that dissolved into a hail of gunfire and left seven young people hurt has officials on the Florida Panhandle pondering what to do with a spring break season they say has gotten out of control.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL and MATT SEDENSKYaGeneral newsViolent crimeMunicipal governmentsCrimeLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsPanama CityFloridaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa05df0260674cdead765bbd8911d65bSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:49:44 GMTRichie Ramsay wins Trophee Hassan II by 1 shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/452c4e892666474dbd1ee9479ab1bc3cAGADIR, Morocco (AP) — Richie Ramsay of Scotland shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to win the Trophee Hassan II by one shot ahead of Frenchman Romain Wattel and claim his third European Tour title.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfMoroccoNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/452c4e892666474dbd1ee9479ab1bc3cSun, 29 Mar 2015 19:08:50 GMTUtley homers twice for Phillies in 4-4 tie with Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86eb58f1b7f4482c9aea7e5a75337bd5CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley hit his first two home runs of spring training and drove in three runs for the Philadelphia Phillies in a 4-4 tie against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsAthlete healthPhiladelphiaFloridaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86eb58f1b7f4482c9aea7e5a75337bd5Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:00:34 GMTTony winner and Neil Simon director Gene Saks dies at 93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f2aed3958b4a89826b3b86a8c0abc8NEW YORK (AP) — Gene Saks, a prolific actor-director who teamed with playwright and fellow New Yorker Neil Simon on hit Broadway and movie productions of such Simon comedies as "The Odd Couple" and "Brighton Beach Memoirs," has died. He was 93.By MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentMoviesObituariesEntertainmentPerforming artsNew York CityBrooklynNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f2aed3958b4a89826b3b86a8c0abc8Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:37:08 GMTSerena Williams beats 15-year-old Bellis 6-1, 6-1 in Miamihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83bbdb862924fa5801dd164c710a357KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Seven-time champion Serena Williams needed only 41 minutes to beat 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday in the third round of the Miami Open.By STEVEN WINEsSportsWomen's tennisMen's tennisMen's sportsTennisWomen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83bbdb862924fa5801dd164c710a357Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:30:50 GMTIndiana governor: New law 'not about discrimination'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/549d37f67527432d9ea622db55d4d7a4INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGays and lesbiansState governmentsReligious issuesMunicipal governmentsLegislationState legislatureReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesLegislatureLocal governmentsIndianaIndianapolisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/549d37f67527432d9ea622db55d4d7a4Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:56:10 GMTSouth Carolina earns 1st Final Four berth, beats FSU 80-74http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6d408544d34461199861e2de935f6b6GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley climbed the ladder, snipped the final strand of net and raised it as thousands of garnet-clad fans cheered.By JOEDY McCREARYsSportsCollege basketballNCAA Women's Division I Basketball ChampionshipWomen's sportsWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsEventsFloridaSouth CarolinaTampaNorth CarolinaGreensboroAsheboroUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6d408544d34461199861e2de935f6b6Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:55:34 GMTNYC police: 2nd body found in rubble 3 days after apparent gas explosion at apartment buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c66c5c4f317422bb62105222756790cNEW YORK (AP) — NYC police: 2nd body found in rubble 3 days after apparent gas explosion at apartment building.aGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c66c5c4f317422bb62105222756790cSun, 29 Mar 2015 20:42:24 GMTArab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cef205b886441358c46c36638470c82SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.By HAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsInternational incidentsDiplomacyEvacuationsWar and unrestMilitant groupsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsYemenMiddle EastIranSaudi ArabiaLebanonPakistanSanaaUnited StatesRiyadhEgyptSouth AsiaIraqAsiaNorth AmericaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cef205b886441358c46c36638470c82Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:08:33 GMTDestiny's Child reunites at Stellar Gospel Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea3359d35aa04a73bb032f11f476c4e8LAS VEGAS (AP) — A reunited Destiny's Child took the stage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Saturday as singer Erica Campbell took home six awards, including the night's top honor.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea3359d35aa04a73bb032f11f476c4e8Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:21:16 GMTOregon police kill cougar above popular hiking trailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e9eb065fb7a45bfb30c3cf60ca24148BEND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon police officer shot and killed a cougar after it was spotted just above a popular hiking trail.aGeneral newsMountain lionsPoliceVolcanoesOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleMammalsAnimalsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsEnvironment and natureOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e9eb065fb7a45bfb30c3cf60ca24148Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:17:53 GMTOvechkin, Chimera score 2 each in Caps' win over Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb9391943fd4a0481da4eeb3cd77918NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason Chimera added two goals in the third period to rally the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.By IRA PODELLsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb9391943fd4a0481da4eeb3cd77918Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:40:00 GMTAmerican regional English dictionary running low on moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c4b66d15e044358720b6806e2f717bMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin project that shows regional differences in how Americans use the English language is running low on money.aGeneral newsHealthFinancial crisisEconomyBusinessFinancial marketsMadisonWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c4b66d15e044358720b6806e2f717bSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:18:33 GMTMontana ski area back in operation after Saturday evacuationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ced6b62185f463dad9dd82c4f494328RED LODGE, Mont. (AP) — A southern Montana ski area resumed normal operations Sunday and weather conditions improved, allowing firefighters to attack wildfires that ignited the previous day in the state and northern Wyoming.aGeneral newsEvacuationsAccidents and disastersFiresNatural disastersWeatherMountainsEnvironment and natureMontanaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ced6b62185f463dad9dd82c4f494328Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:52:50 GMTSaban dismisses Taylor from team after arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91ee192a158d4e658d27864ee393edb9TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban has dismissed Jonathan Taylor from the team following the second domestic violence arrest of the defensive lineman's college career.sSportsCrimeSchool athleticsArrestsCollege footballViolent crimeGeneral newsViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationLaw and orderCollege sportsFootballAlabamaTuscaloosaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91ee192a158d4e658d27864ee393edb9Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:07:05 GMTCanada's Sue Kim wins Symetra Tour eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a739cce302d04dc5a8e02086395d34acLAKE WALES, Fla. (AP) — Sue Kim won the Symetra Tour's Florida's Natural Charity Classic on Sunday, leading a Canadian sweep of the first three places.sSportsWomen's golfGolfCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentWomen's sportsCanadaFloridaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a739cce302d04dc5a8e02086395d34acSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:19:21 GMTNets keep up playoff push, beat Lakers for 3rd straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4e3194369694ef18aa76725a6b3c58eNEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets kept up their playoff push by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 107-99 on Sunday for their third straight victory.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4e3194369694ef18aa76725a6b3c58eSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:59:17 GMTSpartans Final Four-bound after 76-70 OT win over Louisvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25dc44595df34a34a2ad34db18bb0992SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four with an overtime win.By JOHN WAWROWsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballMen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsProfessional footballFootballLouisvilleMichiganNew YorkSyracuseKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25dc44595df34a34a2ad34db18bb0992Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:34:20 GMTFrench conservatives win key local voting, gov't left loseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15899e89e2534ac5a04799933d665b53PARIS (AP) — Former President Nicolas Sarkozy blasted the "lies, denial and impotence" of France's governing Socialists after estimates showed his conservative party and their allies chalked up wins across France in Sunday's local elections that saw the left lose nearly half of its councils. The far-right National Front edged forward in its bid to create an army of grassroots support, but fell short of its dream to capture its first council.By SYLVIE CORBET and ELAINE GANLEYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsVotingImmigrationLocal electionsNational electionsSocial issuesSocial affairsFranceParisWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15899e89e2534ac5a04799933d665b53Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:59:25 GMTPolice: 2nd body found 3 days after NYC blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b79c3e6f604d599660d93e5ab8fca6NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers found a second body Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b79c3e6f604d599660d93e5ab8fca6Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:49:05 GMTJimenez sharp as Orioles' split squad beats Blue Jays 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b3851071dc64f2399b361cc58f15486DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Ubaldo Jimenez allowed one run in six innings Sunday, helping a Baltimore Orioles' split squad beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2.By JEFF ODOMsSportsMLB Spring TrainingEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsFloridaTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b3851071dc64f2399b361cc58f15486Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:57:11 GMTWWII heroes to give congressional gold medal to Ohio museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968f97d05f444e1098ec143d257e88abCINCINNATI (AP) — More than seven decades after an audacious bombing run by the "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" rallied their own nation while stunning another, the World War II heroes are still adding to their legacy.By DAN SEWELLaGeneral newsMuseumsWorld War IIRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelEventsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesOhioJapanNashvilleTennesseeNorth AmericaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/968f97d05f444e1098ec143d257e88abSun, 29 Mar 2015 20:01:08 GMTHometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07aa18d52d7e40d8a196769b063ee84aMONTABAUR, Germany (AP) — The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors blame the 27-year-old co-pilot for causing the plane crash that killed 150 people in southern France.By DOROTHEE THIESINGiBusinessGeneral newsGermanwings Flight 9525 crashAccidentsEventsAccidents and disastersTransportationGermanyFranceSpainMarseilleWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07aa18d52d7e40d8a196769b063ee84aSun, 29 Mar 2015 18:19:03 GMTOfficial: Debris from NYC blast going to secure locationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4428047e3a8e466a84cef07f2a30df50NEW YORK (AP) — Some debris from an explosion and fire in Manhattan's East Village was being taken to a secure site where it will be examined again for any human remains, an official with knowledge of the operation told The Associated Press on Sunday.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4428047e3a8e466a84cef07f2a30df50Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:04:57 GMTGee pitches 7 innings as Mets defeat Cardinals 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4c3bea111f4caab049e4c70afc0ef2JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gee allowed singles to four of his first five batters, then settled in to pitch seven innings Sunday in the New York Mets' 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.sSportsAthlete injuriesMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsNew York CityFloridaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4c3bea111f4caab049e4c70afc0ef2Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:52:19 GMT2 dead after small plane crashes near Pennsylvania airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747af9292c244866aa5c51444ea122e7WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A small plane crash near a southeastern Pennsylvania airport Sunday took the lives of the only two people aboard the aircraft, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessWest ChesterPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747af9292c244866aa5c51444ea122e7Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:06:30 GMTHarper hits 1 of 7 homers as Nationals beat Marlins 11-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d84f624b869e49b08cab044cd4004499VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and Jose Lobaton hit a three-run drive run in the eighth, one of seven home runs on a windy afternoon as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 11-7 Sunday.By CARL KOTALAsSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d84f624b869e49b08cab044cd4004499Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:27:33 GMTJames Harden's 24 points help Rockets beat Wizards 99-91http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95c4d89bc12d4142b15d85ca65979a39WASHINGTON (AP) — One game after clinching a playoff berth, the Rockets delayed the Wizards' bid to secure their own spot, beating Washington 99-91 Sunday behind James Harden's 24 points.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballDistrict of ColumbiaTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95c4d89bc12d4142b15d85ca65979a39Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:18:40 GMTCastillo throws out runner, scores as Red Sox top Rays 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b786468af4fb4c3482431c1245f00343FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Rusney Castillo made a sliding catch in the 10th inning and threw out the potential tiebreaking run at the plate, then singled and scored in the bottom half to lift the Boston Red Sox over the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 SundaysSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsFort MyersFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b786468af4fb4c3482431c1245f00343Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:33:17 GMTWittman decries focus after Wizards' 99-91 loss to Rocketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/428def56a0a24ad2b6dc6e26f2d621fcWASHINGTON (AP) — For a team that entered the season with aspirations of winning 50 games and earning home-court advantage in the playoffs — the former now impossible, the likelihood of the latter fading quickly — John Wall's Washington Wizards sure are slumping down the stretch.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/428def56a0a24ad2b6dc6e26f2d621fcSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:15:32 GMTSongwriter injured in California crash; motorcyclist killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6965f49ea7745f8ac98289c0a2d3840SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A singer-songwriter behind the 1969 rock hit "Spirit in the Sky" has been critically injured in a Northern California car accident that killed a motorcyclist.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsSanta RosaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6965f49ea7745f8ac98289c0a2d3840Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:16:56 GMTNigerians vote Sunday despite violence, technical hitcheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09911f88721045538a758e37b1f6c5abABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram fighters attacked poll stations in northeast Nigeria and a governor demanded elections be canceled in an oil-rich southern state Sunday as the count started for a presidential election too close to call.By MICHELLE FAUL and SHEHU SAULAWAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsWar and unrestRebellions and uprisingsProtests and demonstrationsLocal governmentsViolent crimeCrimeVotingElectionsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesNational electionsPolitical and civil unrestNigeriaAfricaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09911f88721045538a758e37b1f6c5abSun, 29 Mar 2015 19:41:12 GMT