FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 03 Dec 2016 13:48:52 -08:00No. 2 Villanova cruises past Saint Joseph's 88-57http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a73ce512063417dab62288f0fe95741Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:32:22 GMTVILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — The Villanova student section had checked their tweets, texts and timelines and saw the score from roughly 630 miles west of campus that had as much of an impact on them as the latest victory a few feet in front of them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a73ce512063417dab62288f0fe95741California union reaches deal with state governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bada28ff2c1141c194ac9b03beaa90faSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:33:28 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's largest public-employee union says it has reached a contract agreement with Gov. Jerry Brown's administration after long-stalled negotiations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bada28ff2c1141c194ac9b03beaa90faBergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19d28cecc5084b53ace3d338be26b35bSat, 03 Dec 2016 20:46:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19d28cecc5084b53ace3d338be26b35bProfessor fatally stabbed on USC campus, student arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb8543f0c3d42b88b854d22152754cbSat, 03 Dec 2016 19:46:20 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A graduate student arrested on suspicion of stabbing to death the professor who oversaw his work at the University of Southern California was being held on $1 million bail Saturday as their shocked colleagues began processing the newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb8543f0c3d42b88b854d22152754cbUniversities exploring 'sanctuary' status for immigrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbb38a3f71534c80a069941734fba833Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:39:49 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Universities and colleges in several states are considering labeling themselves "sanctuary campuses" amid fears from immigrant students and pressure from activists following the election of Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dbb38a3f71534c80a069941734fba833Teenager arrested, charged in classmate's decapitationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755b6b20db044850bf95b4cbcfb9d66dSat, 03 Dec 2016 20:27:35 GMTLAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — A 16-year-old has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of his 16-year-old classmate whose headless body was found near the Merrimack River in Lawrence, Massachusetts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755b6b20db044850bf95b4cbcfb9d66dNo. 15 Purdue uses 3-pointers to beat Morehead State 90-56http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26542ee3cae348279bae07ebfa72ce8aSat, 03 Dec 2016 20:54:49 GMTWEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Freshman guard Carsen Edwards scored 16 points, and No. 15 Purdue made 11 3-pointers in the first half Saturday on the way to a 90-56 victory over Morehead State.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26542ee3cae348279bae07ebfa72ce8aFire destroys warehouse, killing 9; dozens more feared deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39ca08661de44cc0930d6e517b7dd35cSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:19:07 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fire tore through an Oakland warehouse converted into artist studios during a late night dance party, killing at least nine people, and officials said Saturday that the death toll could rise as high as 40.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39ca08661de44cc0930d6e517b7dd35cNo. 25 West Virginia ends No. 6 Virginia's win streak, 66-57http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29f9be1658a34648ac55e4f17709452eSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:17:15 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Esa Ahmad hit a tie-breaking 3-pointer with 1:28 remaining Saturday and No. 25 West Virginia ended No. 6 Virginia's 24-game home winning streak with a 66-57 victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29f9be1658a34648ac55e4f17709452eThe Latest: North Dakota governor, tribal chairman to meethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a4a84ef616141a0a9982bb894b21927Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:20:59 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access pipeline (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a4a84ef616141a0a9982bb894b21927At least 9 killed in warehouse fire, dozens still missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f56e77c6ab14b449fdb6ef70bf889d7Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:17:54 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — At least nine people died and authorities said they feared the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f56e77c6ab14b449fdb6ef70bf889d7Hayes scores 28 as No. 17 Wisconsin blows by Oklahomahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2f9b02a45b44c6c9d197a594cbd33b9Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:08:57 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin coach Greg Gard says what makes Nigel Hayes and the Badgers play at their best is one in the same — how far the 6-foot-8 forward is from the basket.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2f9b02a45b44c6c9d197a594cbd33b9Gassiev beats Lebedev for IBF cruiserweight belthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/314b25cca6c4460392359ba7ac7dc84dSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:13:23 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Murat Gassiev dominated Denis Lebedev to win the IBF cruiserweight title on Saturday on a split decision.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/314b25cca6c4460392359ba7ac7dc84dVermont band plays at prisons in tribute to Johnny Cashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a17b2f0f5d4146d0b42ea0396d9a830aSat, 03 Dec 2016 19:36:26 GMTRUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A Burlington man is touring Vermont prisons and performing Johnny Cash songs in tribute to the late musician.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a17b2f0f5d4146d0b42ea0396d9a830aFinal Senate seat to be settled in Louisiana Dec. 10 runoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe8e514ae1fa42a8a5b3cf7f2f5c8e99Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:31:11 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's last-in-the-nation U.S. Senate race has drawn donations from desperate Democrats around the country seeking a victory in their otherwise dismal election cycle, even if they're supporting a pro-gun, anti-abortion candidate deemed such a long shot that he's getting little help from the national Democratic Party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe8e514ae1fa42a8a5b3cf7f2f5c8e99Foam fills Philadelphia streets after substation incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3cb19a0734349c595b5806e36afe961Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:06:05 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A possible explosion at a power substation in downtown Philadelphia sent waves of white foam billowing into the streets that spread across a two-block area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3cb19a0734349c595b5806e36afe961Russia bets on Trump as gateway to eased sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca94bbffd7554455b9ed947275657c23Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:24:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vladimir Putin wants to make Russia great again. For that, he may need a hand from Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca94bbffd7554455b9ed947275657c23Navy christens submarine USS Colorado in shipyard ceremonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9b8127c504640edb08e530c1b7e5c62Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:33:57 GMTGROTON, Conn. (AP) — Annie Mabus smashed a bottle of sparkling wine from a Denver vineyard against the Navy's newest attack submarine Saturday, christening it the Colorado as the vessel prepares to join a fleet expected to number more than 300 ships by 2019.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9b8127c504640edb08e530c1b7e5c62Landlord charged with trespassing for sex in renters' bedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42bd1f0e5c4e4c90a845b069fbcce9e6Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:35:05 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado landlord faces a felony trespassing charge after a renter with a video security system caught the man having sex in his apartment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42bd1f0e5c4e4c90a845b069fbcce9e6Fidel Castro's ashes arrive in eastern city of Santiagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49e9e0da410d4ab9b96aca7e93b077cbSat, 03 Dec 2016 20:23:41 GMTSANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived in the eastern city of Santiago, ending a four-day journey across Cuba.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49e9e0da410d4ab9b96aca7e93b077cb2 women charged in death of boy who was starved, burnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5abf7643cb94e9b90569fbdd929f5e4Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:02:48 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Two Milwaukee women were charged Saturday with child neglect and other counts in the death of a 7-year-old boy who was starved, burned with cigarettes, beaten and whipped with cords.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5abf7643cb94e9b90569fbdd929f5e4Toronto doctor charged with murdering his wifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1307c09f7f4231ab3c10cab269edc8Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:52:49 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Police say a Toronto neurosurgeon has appeared in court to face a first-degree murder charge in the death of his wife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1307c09f7f4231ab3c10cab269edc8The Latest: Official says partygoers got out or were trappedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38bdcc058d2947889f55e031724aa2a0Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:29:15 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in a converted warehouse in Oakland, California (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38bdcc058d2947889f55e031724aa2a0Kreider scores 2 in 3rd to lift Rangers past Hurricanes 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f29b499e6905442584de7559c375fe44Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:17:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider scored twice less than 5 minutes apart late in the third period to lift the New York Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f29b499e6905442584de7559c375fe44France pledges $30 million for wartime heritage protectionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6227276b37504efe9b4f7d9db6e63b9cSat, 03 Dec 2016 19:29:40 GMTABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — France committed $30 million toward protecting cultural heritage sites during wartime on Saturday, a first step in the creation of an international fund aimed at preventing destruction like that carried out by Islamic State militants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6227276b37504efe9b4f7d9db6e63b9cUnder dusty fog cover, IS strikes Iraqi forces near Mosulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58f7b2256c574d05a1b5c6815985f7a5Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:35:54 GMTQABR AL-ABD, Iraq (AP) — Under the cover of dust and fog, Islamic State group fighters launched a series of counterattacks on Iraqi positions to the south and west of the militant-held city of Mosul late Friday night and into Saturday morning, according to Iraqi military commanders and officials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58f7b2256c574d05a1b5c6815985f7a5Top 25 Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f5dab74f60c406ca5d308765412a2c1Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:25:52 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Isaac Hamilton scored 19 points, T.J. Leaf had 17 with 13 rebounds and No. 11 UCLA shot 53 percent to beat No. 1 Kentucky 97-92 on Saturday, its second upset of the top-ranked Wildcats in as many years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f5dab74f60c406ca5d308765412a2c1Rask stops 35 shots in Bruins' 2-1 win over Sabreshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a32063cb33e461da2628074bd19bbc9Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:21:56 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tuuka Rask made 35 saves to help the Boston Bruins hold off the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Saturdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a32063cb33e461da2628074bd19bbc9Temple cruises past Navy 34-10 to capture AAC championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4342f1441cb3475c9ad03be85014a7acSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:23:40 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Phillip Walker threw two touchdown passes, Temple's defense stuffed Navy's running game and the Owls claimed their first American Athletic Conference title with a 34-10 victory Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4342f1441cb3475c9ad03be85014a7acThe Latest: Pence rallies for Senate contender in Louisianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8682031811734c369b96c32e8f9cde95Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:18:51 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana's U.S. Senate race (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8682031811734c369b96c32e8f9cde95Chelsea beats 9-man Man City; big wins for Arsenal, Spurshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5bccbca7b644d53b4923bef152df173Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:09:28 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — A crushing defeat was about to be confirmed for Manchester City when Sergio Aguero flew into a knee-high challenge and Fernandinho grabbed a goading opponent by the throat in an ensuing melee, shoving him over an advertising hoarding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5bccbca7b644d53b4923bef152df173The Latest: Authorities again say won't forcibly clear camphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44618aeca86a4e26bab6c77277e14d34Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:14:07 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access pipeline (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44618aeca86a4e26bab6c77277e14d34Police use 'fake news' in sting aimed at California ganghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/318f6d62de4e4a34b938a3767c787e01Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:06:26 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Police investigating a notorious gang in a city on California's central coast issued a fake press release that the chief credited with saving two men by deceiving gang members who wanted to kill them, but the ruse was criticized by news organizations who reported it as fact.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/318f6d62de4e4a34b938a3767c787e01Relatives of Flight 370's missing seek help in Madagascarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/816678293dbf427398a833de3f1a69d8Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:11:29 GMTANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — Relatives of some of the 239 people who were on a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished in 2014 have arrived in Madagascar to ask for help in the search for debris from the missing aircraft that may have drifted across the Indian Ocean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/816678293dbf427398a833de3f1a69d8Provorov scores 2, prevents 1 as Flyers beat Blackhawks 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba52d404bd964e1c83e5684a2803fb05Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:25:37 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rookie defenseman Ivan Provorov scored two goals and prevented another to help the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba52d404bd964e1c83e5684a2803fb05AP source: Beltran reaches deal with Astros, $16M for 1 yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abba1d5581a44079a58e961247e63ba4Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:35:28 GMTCarlos Beltran is headed back to Houston, hoping his 20th season in the majors could bring him — and the Astros — a most elusive World Series championship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abba1d5581a44079a58e961247e63ba49 killed in Oakland warehouse fire, dozens more feared deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f9bb5595e6b49028918813f8397cc4dSat, 03 Dec 2016 19:26:55 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — At least nine people died and authorities said they feared the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f9bb5595e6b49028918813f8397cc4dFor now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymakerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1421c9eabd1a40fdbc3d42cb96b793a2Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:28:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1421c9eabd1a40fdbc3d42cb96b793a2Campus attack could be latest terror case in heartland statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee314efeff9540459f0599c313b94145Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:30:03 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities are investigating terrorism as a possible motive in the car-and-knife attack on the Ohio State University campus, the latest in a series of cases involving young men who apparently became radicalized in the heartland state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee314efeff9540459f0599c313b94145Mayfield, Oklahoma top Oklahoma St. 38-20 to win Big 12http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e202eb8c1cf4699a1d77368a57e4358Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:21:08 GMTNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Baker Mayfield passed for 288 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 7 Oklahoma defeated No. 11 Oklahoma State 38-20 on Saturday in a matchup that decided the Big 12 champion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e202eb8c1cf4699a1d77368a57e4358Teyana Taylor advises Kanye on recovery: "Take your time"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc9f1bfaeeff4a88b3bcf0b946306a6aSat, 03 Dec 2016 19:14:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Teyana Taylor has some practical advice for her mentor Kanye West.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc9f1bfaeeff4a88b3bcf0b946306a6aThe Latest: California governor expresses sadness in firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58731deb93df4510b284dd216901a6e5Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:00:03 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in a converted warehouse in Oakland, California (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58731deb93df4510b284dd216901a6e5Fire tears through Oakland dance party, killing at least 9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56a821f0f85645d2abf443d326b78cddSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:29:37 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fire tore through an Oakland warehouse converted into artist studios during a late night dance party, killing at least nine people, and officials said Saturday that the death toll could rise as high as 40.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56a821f0f85645d2abf443d326b78cddNo. 11 UCLA upsets top-ranked Kentucky 97-92http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fff690dec43d42fa978ca722cf5908f4Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:01:43 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Isaac Hamilton scored 19 points, T.J. Leaf had 17 with 13 rebounds and No. 11 UCLA shot 53 percent to beat No. 1 Kentucky 97-92 on Saturday, its second upset of the top-ranked Wildcats in as many years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fff690dec43d42fa978ca722cf5908f4Emergency officials: We won't let pipeline protesters freezehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea09ed5ab834e1a94e7231350707be9Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:10:32 GMTFARGO, N.D. (AP) — The head of North Dakota's emergency management services says the state is prepared to respond to Dakota Access pipeline protesters who may need help during a winter storm or some other crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea09ed5ab834e1a94e7231350707be9Texas officials: 1 killed, 7 hurt in cheerleader bus crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5911b676fd14dedae25aa8ab12e9bf7Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:04:00 GMTBIG SPRING, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a woman was killed and seven others were injured when a semitrailer crashed into a bus carrying a group of West Texas high school cheerleaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5911b676fd14dedae25aa8ab12e9bf7Saudi king starts tour of Gulf Arab states with visit to UAEhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95563d493c4f4602a510cf5b72f97f52Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:32:18 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman has arrived in the United Arab Emirates to begin a regional tour aimed at strengthening relations with four neighboring Gulf allies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95563d493c4f4602a510cf5b72f97f52Syrian and allied troops advance in besieged Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6e02947a9fd4d388d6ddda46211b138Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:38:54 GMTALEPPO, Syria (AP) — Syrian warplanes, artillery and mortar rounds pounded areas in eastern Aleppo on Saturday drawing rebel rockets, as government troops gain new ground in the shrinking opposition-held enclave.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6e02947a9fd4d388d6ddda46211b138Rain and sorrow accentuate memorial for dead at Brazil clubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0afa6b363f1469b86c28a142a2ab1abSat, 03 Dec 2016 21:35:15 GMTCHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — On a rainy Saturday that only accentuated the grief, 20,000 people filled a tiny stadium under umbrellas and plastic ponchos to say goodbye to members of the Chapecoense soccer club who died in a plane crash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0afa6b363f1469b86c28a142a2ab1abRoad rage ends in McKnight's death; criticism of case loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9017655e49154f8280efe05a0f268ca1Sat, 03 Dec 2016 20:40:00 GMTHARVEY, La. (AP) — A road rage incident possibly sparked by a driver cutting off another on a nearby bridge spiraled into a shooting that left an ex-NFL player dead, authorities said, amid criticism the shooter was allowed to go free.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9017655e49154f8280efe05a0f268ca1