FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:01:29 -08:00Chicago schools take a stand on immigration enforcementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb0d8f79796d44e3a8154a22162843b5Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:32:00 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — As educators around the United States wonder whether a crackdown on immigrants will reach their schoolhouse doors, principals in Chicago have been given a simple order: Do not let federal immigration agents in without a criminal warrant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb0d8f79796d44e3a8154a22162843b5AP Analysis: Why Venezuelans have lost hope life will changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/378e04d271f74a9882bf7c0f7f929d84Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:34 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is so short on food that tens of thousands are going hungry or even starving. Its murder rate is among the highest in the world. Its economy is so crippled that the average shopper spends 35 hours a month waiting in line — three times more than in 2014.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/378e04d271f74a9882bf7c0f7f929d84Brooks' 3 leads No. 6 Oregon past Cal 68-65http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/647b79c77c104e39bf11b1ba279b5c5eThu, 23 Feb 2017 05:10:17 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Game-winning shots are becoming old hat for Oregon's Dillon Brooks. Doing it on the road to silence a partisan crowd was a bit of a change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/647b79c77c104e39bf11b1ba279b5c5eChinese Basketball Association elects Yao Ming as presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/674f6fcc1edc401797572fc96eb81753Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:37:14 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Yao Ming has moved into management in a bid to hasten China's basketball development.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/674f6fcc1edc401797572fc96eb81753Providence beats No. 23 Bluejays 68-66 on Cartwright late 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c64a37df1cbd4336a414188aa52b4428Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:07:10 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Kyron Cartwright's winning 3-pointer against Creighton could turn out to be one of Providence's most memorable shots of the season if the Friars make the NCAA Tournament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c64a37df1cbd4336a414188aa52b4428Winning numbers drawn for $435 million Powerball jackpothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fad383cbb074aabb5bc406187ee1bf7Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:15:34 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The winning Powerball numbers have been drawn for the jackpot that's climbed above $400 million for the first time in nearly three months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fad383cbb074aabb5bc406187ee1bf7Martin, No. 22 Butler rally to stun No. 2 Villanova, 74-66http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1eea9873d4446ce87938cc228aa0e88Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:26:04 GMTVILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Butler coach Chris Holtmann told his players to expect to be punched in the mouth playing on the road against one of the best teams in the nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1eea9873d4446ce87938cc228aa0e88Landlord accused of fatally stabbing tenant over unpaid renthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50b393b2b4d0499ca55cadd49a8f8f7aThu, 23 Feb 2017 06:43:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City landlord is accused of stabbing his tenant to death following an apparent dispute over unpaid rent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50b393b2b4d0499ca55cadd49a8f8f7aKuznetsov's 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Flyershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9f2f7f973f34e16bf2bb095eecc2d08Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:58:03 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9f2f7f973f34e16bf2bb095eecc2d08Asian shares dip as Fed minutes show rate hike expected soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c39737ffaf5462b8169ae4fec0eb121Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:06:32 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares slipped Thursday after the latest Fed minutes raised the possibility that a U.S. rate hike could come sooner than expected.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c39737ffaf5462b8169ae4fec0eb121Japanese Nissan executive tapped to replace Ghosn as CEOhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4e3d6257f5c418aa39e808ebd1525d0Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:08:33 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Carlos Ghosn, who leads the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, is handing over the helm at Nissan to Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, but Ghosn is staying on as chairman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4e3d6257f5c418aa39e808ebd1525d0American Samoa's ex-congressman dies at 73http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e29a5f6a39b741e7904eb9e809808847Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:42:34 GMTPAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — American Samoa's longest serving non-voting delegate to the U.S House of Representatives Eni H. Faleomavaega died Wednesday. He was 73.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e29a5f6a39b741e7904eb9e809808847No. 8 Tar Heels top No. 7 Cardinals 74-63, stretch ACC leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85c69980a9b842fd979ad28a57e6b385Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:16:14 GMTCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — No. 8 North Carolina kept hitting the glass, making its free throws and hitting its outside shots.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85c69980a9b842fd979ad28a57e6b385Oregon joins suit against President Trump's travel banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be6ffec873c94ba1b09ff5a864ac1fb1Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:22:06 GMTSALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon asked a federal court late Wednesday to join a lawsuit filed by Washington state against an immigration ban imposed by President Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be6ffec873c94ba1b09ff5a864ac1fb1Transgender wrestler's state bid spotlights Texas policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed83d61ecc8545f99fe7c092bb721dd5Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:46:53 GMTEULESS, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old transgender wrestler who qualified for the girls state tournament while transitioning from female to male has become a high-profile test of a year-old Texas policy now being criticized by the attorney who tried to keep the athlete from competing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed83d61ecc8545f99fe7c092bb721dd5Australia's highest-paid public servant quits $4.3M jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da10a0a6942648abafc793d8a48447e2Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:38:24 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's highest-paid public servant announced his resignation on Thursday, two weeks after a revelation that he made 5.6 million Australian ($4.3 million) last year sparked a public furor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da10a0a6942648abafc793d8a48447e2Thai editor has lese majeste jail sentence reducedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/901236b7a12441468599b0517678f1e4Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:57:03 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's Supreme Court has upheld but reduced the jail sentence of a magazine editor who is currently the longest-serving prisoner convicted of lese majeste — insulting the monarchy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/901236b7a12441468599b0517678f1e4Immigrants fearing deportation under Trump change routineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72f0aeed361748829955526d5034f53bThu, 23 Feb 2017 05:46:32 GMTIn Orange County, California, dozens of immigrant parents have signed legal documents authorizing friends and relatives to pick up their children from school and access their bank accounts to pay their bills in the event they are arrested by immigration agents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72f0aeed361748829955526d5034f53bThe Latest: Malaysia wants Interpol help on tracing suspectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd0a5be3fde14b598bd4dc80d022d567Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:47:12 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the killing of Kim Jong Nam, Kim Jong Un's half brother, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd0a5be3fde14b598bd4dc80d022d567Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89cc31c8574c4003a0a82e82502b693cThu, 23 Feb 2017 05:01:14 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89cc31c8574c4003a0a82e82502b693cVideo guys get key assists as Capitals beat Flyers 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ecefebc8643482294df2e10f144571dThu, 23 Feb 2017 04:48:40 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A big boost from the video guys and bigger shots by Evgeny Kuznetsov got the Capitals back on the winning track.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ecefebc8643482294df2e10f144571dPlight of company towns: finding a new identityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e3fbdadbec64b3abe13f9d96e6335e2Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:41:23 GMTPEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis planned to open this year's State of the City speech by thanking Caterpillar Inc. for its longtime commitment to the central Illinois town, declaring "We wouldn't be Peoria without Caterpillar."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e3fbdadbec64b3abe13f9d96e6335e2Former tech CEO faces sentencing after self-exile in Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/866abe8642b2474cb88784c2a9710b85Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:11:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A wealthy former CEO who dodged securities fraud charges for a decade by fleeing to Africa is facing sentencing in New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/866abe8642b2474cb88784c2a9710b85Australia to host Davis Cup quarterfinal v US in Brisbanehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b8697c69cd64484813baeb8e1677893Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:05:49 GMTBRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Australia will host its Davis Cup quarterfinal against the United States at Pat Rafter Arena in Brisbane from April 7-9.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b8697c69cd64484813baeb8e1677893Minnesota beats No. 24 Maryland 89-75 for 6th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06167ccb19a4af8a00852105384fe07Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:51:00 GMTCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Just under a month ago, Minnesota reached the low point of its season with a loss to Maryland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f06167ccb19a4af8a00852105384fe07Japan Crown Prince vows to follow father's footstephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d755c25184447ac82982092cae57de5Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:58:49 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito marked his 57th birthday Thursday with a pledge to follow in his father's footsteps as a symbol of the nation if his father's wish to abdicate is realized.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d755c25184447ac82982092cae57de5Iraqi forces push into Mosul's main military base by airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c90c8886e13483dbc1f5b194b01c3d6Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:23:55 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's special forces say they have begun an assault against the Islamic State group on a sprawling military base south of Mosul that's adjacent to the city's airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c90c8886e13483dbc1f5b194b01c3d6Bangladesh rolls out welcome for unusual sport on skateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cda86a01e0374bed9cf8c5e33835cee0Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:43:40 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — If basketball and soccer had a baby and put it on skates, it might look like roll ball, a little-known sport whose top performers worldwide vied for the championship in Bangladesh over the past week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cda86a01e0374bed9cf8c5e33835cee07 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold lifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1073e05b2494fd8bc9a2572637668e6Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:16:33 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the first time, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a single nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1073e05b2494fd8bc9a2572637668e6Woman wearing anti-Trump sign barred from Lincoln Centerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d951694a74ef4390a32569c3dab1954bThu, 23 Feb 2017 03:52:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A woman is claiming she was barred from attending a performance at New York City's Lincoln Center because she wouldn't remove an anti-Trump sign affixed to the back of her jacket.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d951694a74ef4390a32569c3dab1954bUS-born panda Bao Bao lands in China after leaving DC zoohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd1fecad34354f7182b0cf8a9f3acb87Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:35:31 GMTBEIJING (AP) — An American-born panda started settling into her new home Thursday in southwest China where she will eventually join a breeding program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd1fecad34354f7182b0cf8a9f3acb87Hawks acquire Ersan Ilyasova from 76ers for Tiago Splitterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70cba65ec8ce42f1bc4c75e13557163bThu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:53 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks added scoring help for their playoff push by acquiring forward Ersan Ilyasova from the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70cba65ec8ce42f1bc4c75e13557163bTop 25 Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13686448d1a446c7bacc90a6f6ae5ac4Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:47:50 GMTVILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Kelan Martin scored 22 points and fueled a stunning second-half rally to lead No. 22 Butler past No. 2 Villanova 74-66 on Wednesday night, snapping the Wildcats' on-campus home winning streak at 48 games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13686448d1a446c7bacc90a6f6ae5ac4Professor has taken 'selfie' every day for last 30 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b3a03752244da3bc5b42da44578b76Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:38:23 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it, every day, for the next three decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b3a03752244da3bc5b42da44578b76Russell scores in 3rd to lift Oilers over Panthers, 4-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e789d181a314bd388d4b0b12e60b769Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:13:05 GMTSUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The last time Edmonton lost a road game at Florida, Connor McDavid was 5 years old.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e789d181a314bd388d4b0b12e60b769Iraqi forces push up to Mosul's key military base by airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47925ded69e4f51958718044d77db1cThu, 23 Feb 2017 06:38:11 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's special forces say they have begun an assault against the Islamic State group on a sprawling military base south of Mosul that's adjacent to the city's airport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47925ded69e4f51958718044d77db1cMan arrested in Staten Island cash advance company killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ff396900c414e9aa1c9db9f357a7a80Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:06:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with the fatal shootings of two men inside a cash advance company in New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ff396900c414e9aa1c9db9f357a7a80UN hosts 'Geneva IV' talks: Sequel or new script for Syria?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd3c7bed715b480193aa0c11ed6b789fThu, 23 Feb 2017 06:12:17 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Yet another sequel to chronically-fruitless Syria peace talks, or an entirely new script?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd3c7bed715b480193aa0c11ed6b789fRakell gets 2 goals, Ducks snap Bruins' streak with 5-3 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f68d5b087aa14b498498df9e76cd4bfbThu, 23 Feb 2017 06:33:39 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Rickard Rakell broke a tie with his second goal with 2:34 to play, and the Anaheim Ducks snapped Boston's four-game winning streak under new coach Bruce Cassidy with a 5-3 victory over the Bruins on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f68d5b087aa14b498498df9e76cd4bfbMilos Raonic waits out rain, reaches Delray Beach quartershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15a77f98906d4a86964f0507bbe4adecThu, 23 Feb 2017 05:19:33 GMTDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Top-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada beat Borna Coric of Croatia 6-3, 7-6 (2) early Thursday in a rain-delayed match to reach the Delray Beach Open quarterfinals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15a77f98906d4a86964f0507bbe4adecWest Virginia State Police: Man with knife fatally shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5da6ddbcbbee487798a105fada763017Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:57:51 GMTPRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia State Police say a man who refused demands by two troopers to drop a large knife and then lunged with it at one of the officers has been fatally shot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5da6ddbcbbee487798a105fada763017Israeli prime minister hopes to treble trade with Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c2735c3ac84001b4f1686fa40efdeeThu, 23 Feb 2017 05:35:14 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he hopes to treble bilateral trade with Australia as the countries forge closer technology and aviation ties.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c2735c3ac84001b4f1686fa40efdee3 Indian soldiers, Kashmir woman killed during rebel attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755e0f1a2b8b4c2ab8c299970c59b950Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:32:27 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Three Indian soldiers and a woman were killed after rebels ambushed soldiers in the disputed region of Kashmir, police said on Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755e0f1a2b8b4c2ab8c299970c59b950Ecuador electoral body formally orders presidential runoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53f92abbf044d69acd0b2a7bc72ac06Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:49:09 GMTQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's electoral commission has formally ruled that a runoff election will be needed to choose a successor for socialist President Rafael Correa.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53f92abbf044d69acd0b2a7bc72ac06Israeli prime minister hopes to triple trade with Australiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbbabf1e46f4e39bdf5f9d482114684Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:51:54 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that he hoped to triple bilateral trade with Australia as the countries forge closer technology and aviation ties.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbbabf1e46f4e39bdf5f9d482114684DNC race remains tight as energized Democrats combat Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cf06c6122a3486090c17c277d479738Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:49:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Just days before Democratic activists pick a new party chair, the contest to head the Democratic National Committee remains fluid, as national leaders grapple with how to turn an outpouring of liberal protest against President Donald Trump into political gains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cf06c6122a3486090c17c277d479738North Dakota officials plead with last protesters to leavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854ba6b511cb4af09d39dc35d720f2ceThu, 23 Feb 2017 06:07:53 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Public officials in North Dakota pleaded with the remaining protesters at the Dakota Access oil pipeline camp to pack up and leave so authorities can resume cleaning up the premises without any further arrests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854ba6b511cb4af09d39dc35d720f2ce4 richest Indonesians wealthier than poorest 100 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/007d4a81f0b44a0297ee7bde15a88d05Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:21:37 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A report on inequality in Indonesia says its four richest men now have more wealth than 100 million of the country's poorest people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/007d4a81f0b44a0297ee7bde15a88d05Police: Woman fears losing potential lover, lies about rapehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ece76a0831714f099563e8b55c755c71Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:47:01 GMTBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A New York woman is facing charges after police say she lied about being raped by two football players from a Connecticut university due to fears a third student would lose romantic interest in her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ece76a0831714f099563e8b55c755c71In Lebanon gyms, playtime and escape for Syrian childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/387fe96bdd9f43f891f596322b0ccd76Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:46:10 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Every Sunday, the gymnasium along Beirut's airport highway echoes with the shouting and laughter of dozens of Syrian children enjoying a rare escape from a grim and confined life in exile.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/387fe96bdd9f43f891f596322b0ccd76