FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:00:07 -0700Official: at least 22 killed in a suicide motorcycle bombing in eastern Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c31540b6024931bedb6f03dbb7f18dKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Official: at least 22 killed in a suicide motorcycle bombing in eastern Afghanistan.iGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsTerrorismAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3c31540b6024931bedb6f03dbb7f18dSat, 18 Apr 2015 05:10:22 GMTRingo Starr, Green Day headline eclectic Rock Hall classhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a22d3c3176f4b94af84c63acb83aaceCLEVELAND (AP) — Ringo Starr was always behind the other Beatles.By TOM WITHERSeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentCelebrityMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a22d3c3176f4b94af84c63acb83aaceSat, 18 Apr 2015 06:26:32 GMTInvestigators say identity-theft suspect had 74 aliaseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25a188a9a5834254b8f925b7d60ffc63LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman accused of stealing the identities of people working behind the scenes in Hollywood film production has lived under at least 74 aliases, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said.aGeneral newsIdentity theftCriminal investigationsCrimeLaw and orderLos AngelesCaliforniaHollywoodUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25a188a9a5834254b8f925b7d60ffc63Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:17:06 GMTAP Sportlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8db93f74b9c1414a830ee1d18851d55a1897 — John J. McDermott wins the first Boston Marathon in 2 hours, 55 minutes, 10 seconds.sSports transactionsAthlete injuriesWomen's sportsWomen's boxingWomen's gymnasticsWomen's golfStanley Cup PlayoffsNBA PlayoffsGymnasticsMen's sportsBoxingRecord setting eventsDivingBaseballNBA FinalsSports governanceProfessional baseballMen's golfArtistic gymnasticsGolfIndyCarSportsMotorcycle road racingSports businessAthlete healthAquaticsWomen's aquaticsEventsProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyGeneral newsProfessional footballFootballMotorcycle racingAutomobile racingUnited StatesFloridaMinnesotaCanadaPhiladelphiaMiamiArizonaKenyaTexasLos AngelesPittsburghPennsylvaniaNew York CityEthiopiaTampaSeattleOrlandoColoradoSan FranciscoDallasSan AntonioNew JerseyWashingtonMinneapolisTorontoRussiaMontrealMonte CarloNorth AmericaEast AfricaAfricaCaliforniaNew YorkOntarioEastern EuropeEuropeQuebecMonacoWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8db93f74b9c1414a830ee1d18851d55aSat, 18 Apr 2015 04:00:40 GMTGas-line blast closes major highway, injures at least 11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab16a85da9d244699324f7930089ef61FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A large gas pipeline exploded into a tower of fire Friday in Central California, closing both directions of a major highway in the region and injuring at least 11 people, three of them critically, authorities said.By SCOTT SMITH and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZaGeneral newsExplosionsTrafficFiresUtilitiesAccidents and disastersCrimeTransportationIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryCaliforniaFresnoSan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab16a85da9d244699324f7930089ef61Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:41:34 GMTWacha has 7 strong innings, Cardinals shut down Reds, 6-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb34fb2b6ee484ca17fcc3d097540c2ST. LOUIS (AP) — Even with less than his best stuff, Cardinals starter Michael Wacha was good enough to beat the Cincinnati Reds again.sSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb34fb2b6ee484ca17fcc3d097540c2Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:02:32 GMTAttorneys seek dismissal of charges in Islamic State casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628efbfad810475aa3cf6a350f8f3853CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for a Chicago-area man charged with trying to join the Islamic State group in Syria are seeking the dismissal of the charges.aGeneral newsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628efbfad810475aa3cf6a350f8f3853Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:15:39 GMTClayton Kershaw gets 1st win as Dodgers beat Rockies 7-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/908f2456cf8a40c48faaa8a3ea302184LOS ANGELES (AP) — It took Clayton Kershaw three starts to get his first victory and he still is trying to find his groove after putting together one of the greatest seasons any pitcher ever had.By JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthLos AngelesColoradoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/908f2456cf8a40c48faaa8a3ea302184Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:51:35 GMT5 things from former Bush press secretary Perino's bookhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8098e141e014438ab5361d32bd1b06b2WASHINGTON (AP) — Dana Perino, President George W. Bush's spokeswoman at the end of his presidency, is out with a book that is part memoir, part career advice. Perino is the only Republican woman ever to serve as White House press secretary and is now a co-cost of "The Five" on Fox News Channel.By NEDRA PICKLEReArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainmentDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8098e141e014438ab5361d32bd1b06b2Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:06:34 GMTRouhani says Saudis will harvest hatred in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62f3e4cf156d446b829ce7a0a5b44ef6TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is harshly criticizing Saudi Arabia, warning that the Saudi royal family in Riyadh will harvest the hatred it is sowing in Yemen through its airstrike campaign.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTehranSaudi ArabiaIranMiddle EastYemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62f3e4cf156d446b829ce7a0a5b44ef6Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:37:40 GMTSon: Michigan billionaire philanthropist, shopping mall developer A. Alfred Taubman dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b1710c311b741f6882eb417a0d09199BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Son: Michigan billionaire philanthropist, shopping mall developer A. Alfred Taubman dies.aBusinessGeneral newsMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b1710c311b741f6882eb417a0d09199Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:22:11 GMTGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/081384f573e9475ea528d60c833d49b1HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Troy Merritt shot a 10-under 61 on Friday to tie the course record at the RBC Heritage only a few hours after Masters champion Jordan Spieth finished off a bounce-back 62.By The Associated PresssSportsWomen's golfMen's sportsGolfMen's golfWomen's sportsHilton Head IslandChinaHawaiiSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth AmericaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/081384f573e9475ea528d60c833d49b1Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:30:04 GMTCollmenter shuts down Giants, gets 3 hits in D-backs winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54c579628a0c4c619ff6184a7dfaa098SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Josh Collmenter pitched a four-hitter and had a career-high three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks sent the World Series champion San Francisco Giants to an eighth straight loss with a 9-0 win Friday night.By JANIE McCAULEYsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSan FranciscoArizonaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54c579628a0c4c619ff6184a7dfaa098Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:34:16 GMT2 years after bombs, Boston Marathon looks forward, not backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14e9ddea55434267b6f88f66127fa307BOSTON (AP) — It's been decades since you could run in the Boston Marathon without qualifying, before limits on the field size made entering — almost as much as finishing — something to which to aspire.By JIMMY GOLENaGeneral newsSportsMen's track and fieldWomen's track and fieldTrack and fieldBoston MarathonMarathonsMen's sportsBoston Marathon bombingWomen's sportsCrimeBombingsEventsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/14e9ddea55434267b6f88f66127fa307Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:59:45 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c69643fe5eba416bac8dec34eab5e6f0Today is Saturday, April 18, the 108th day of 2015. There are 257 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaWorld War IIEventsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c69643fe5eba416bac8dec34eab5e6f0Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:00:50 GMTLEADING OFF: Bryant tries again, Giants get their ringshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63328028f61a4f34b13d712460d8f701A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:By The Associated PresssSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63328028f61a4f34b13d712460d8f701Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:13:31 GMTRicky Taylor takes pole for IMSA race at Long Beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e33b0c468084accb55602f4919c85e0LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Taylor won the Prototype pole Friday for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach.sSportsAutomobile racingLong BeachCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e33b0c468084accb55602f4919c85e0Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:10:32 GMTAmid growing migrant crisis, 20 burn victims rescued at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9858456e5a714dfea31967b00e485192MILAN (AP) — The unabated flow of migrants fleeing instability in Libya brought a new horror on Friday: The discovery of 20 migrants adrift at sea who had suffered grave burn injuries in a cooking gas explosion before departing Libya, and then were forced onto a smuggler's boat without treatment.By COLLEEN BARRYiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMigration ratesPolitical refugeesGovernment and politicsDemographicsSocial affairsImmigrationSocial issuesHuman welfareItalyLibyaSicilyEuropeMiddle EastNorth AfricaWestern EuropeAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9858456e5a714dfea31967b00e485192Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:30:49 GMTLove, Irving, Davis ready for the NBA playoff debutshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9b8d680b322453e8a27fb075db5ace7Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving are NBA veterans in every sense of the word.By JON KRAWCZYNSKIaGeneral newsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9b8d680b322453e8a27fb075db5ace7Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:42:05 GMTShooting that wounded baby no longer considered road ragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79cbc1a1a9ab43f7a2bc2565f9ce5790SEATTLE (AP) — A 1-year-old girl was shot in the head and critically wounded as she sat in a car with her parents in suburban Seattle.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79cbc1a1a9ab43f7a2bc2565f9ce5790Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:40:28 GMTAs Spurs know, international players can impact NBA playoffshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf9887364bea4dad9621d9892cbf6aa5Kawhi Leonard was the MVP of last year's NBA Finals, though the San Antonio Spurs wouldn't have won without their incredible international presence.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf9887364bea4dad9621d9892cbf6aa5Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:12:43 GMTGalchenyuk scores in OT, Canadiens top Senators 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15764ff233844cc58e232eba2cc2ce66MONTREAL (AP) — P.K. Subban figured he needed to make up for being ejected from the opening game of the Montreal Canadiens' first-round playoff series.sSportsAthlete injuriesStanley Cup PlayoffsAthlete healthEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsCanadaOttawaMontrealNorth AmericaOntarioQuebechttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15764ff233844cc58e232eba2cc2ce66Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:08:08 GMTNHL player Jarret Stoll arrested in Las Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3e80f39cd945fd91a10ca86fecf453LAS VEGAS (AP) — Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was arrested Friday for suspected cocaine possession at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool complex.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsCelebrityEntertainmentArrestsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsLaw and orderCrimeLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a3e80f39cd945fd91a10ca86fecf453Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:17:35 GMTQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbfaf809f66c445282599af59ca33fac"This is unacceptable. This is a humanitarian emergency that involves us all." — Federico Soda, director of the International Organization for Migration coordination office for the Mediterranean, on the unabated flow of migrants fleeing instability in Libya.By The Associated PressaGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbfaf809f66c445282599af59ca33facSat, 18 Apr 2015 07:05:43 GMTCardinal Francis George, key Catholic orthodoxy voice, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59c62064a92f4148a1f315a053ca7edaCHICAGO (AP) — Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who played a key role in the church's response to the clergy sex abuse scandal and led the U.S. bishops' fight against Obamacare, has died after a long fight with cancer. He was 78.By RACHEL ZOLL and DON BABWINaGeneral newsObituariesViolent crimeCrimeCrimes against childrenReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesChicagoUnited StatesIllinoisNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59c62064a92f4148a1f315a053ca7edaSat, 18 Apr 2015 05:04:45 GMTTrout hits 2 HRs to lead Angels past Astros, 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc7680b35b3b4d71b874317cbd602230HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Trout homered twice to become the youngest player in history with 100 home runs and 100 stolen bases, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Astros 6-3 on Friday night.By BERNARDO FALLASsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasHoustonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc7680b35b3b4d71b874317cbd602230Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:49:26 GMTGo figure: Stat titles rarely lead to NBA titleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec253b2171d2457a900e67c029f99159It's already known that Oklahoma City won't win the NBA title, since the Thunder didn't make the playoffs.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsNBA FinalsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballSan AntonioClevelandTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaTennesseehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec253b2171d2457a900e67c029f99159Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:24:21 GMTPredators beat Blackhawks 6-2, even series at 1 game eachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aa98213076547c7bf5bbae428bcc642NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Getting the first victory in three weeks is nice. Beating the Chicago Blackhawks to avoid an 0-2 deficit before hitting the road is much, much sweeter.By TERESA M. WALKERsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4aa98213076547c7bf5bbae428bcc642Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:57:34 GMTGallardo, Rangers relievers shut down Mariners in 3-1 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d28e04c990c84aada101985bcf5e856aSEATTLE (AP) — Yovani Gallardo pitched six scoreless innings, Robinson Chirinos homered and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d28e04c990c84aada101985bcf5e856aSat, 18 Apr 2015 05:38:02 GMTOvechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd408feb12b2421696b685af89e84ebeWASHINGTON (AP) — So what if the Washington Capitals' goalie was a last-minute rookie replacement, making his second NHL appearance all season?By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew YorkDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd408feb12b2421696b685af89e84ebeSat, 18 Apr 2015 03:32:43 GMTSuicide attack in Afghanistan kills 22 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c3dcb963d83471c8cc2223c095ae7a8KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A security official says that at least 22 people have been killed after a suicide bomber attacked a bank branch in eastern Afghanistan.iGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsTerrorismAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c3dcb963d83471c8cc2223c095ae7a8Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:27:58 GMTStorm diverts Oklahoma-bound Seattle elephants to San Diegohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42b36f1af13a4881bcc0b5ae70a7a585SEATTLE (AP) — Two aging female elephants that a Seattle zoo dispatched earlier this week on a 2,000-mile road trip to a new home at an Oklahoma zoo have been diverted by a storm — and are now resting at the San Diego Zoo, the Woodland Park Zoo said Friday.aGeneral newsAnimalsElephantsZoological parksStormsMammalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleWeatherWNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballSportsWomen's basketballWomen's sportsSeattleWashingtonSan DiegoOklahomaOklahoma CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42b36f1af13a4881bcc0b5ae70a7a585Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:34:29 GMTOpt-out movement accelerates amid Common Core testinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d0506e78c7a4ee48c1afdc47dfe467dATLANTA (AP) — Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance.By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDYaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsStudent testingEducation standardsState governmentsEducationSocial affairsEducation policyGovernment policyPrimary and secondary educationUnited StatesNew YorkAtlantaCaliforniaNew JerseyNorth AmericaGeorgiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d0506e78c7a4ee48c1afdc47dfe467dSat, 18 Apr 2015 04:51:02 GMTThis Date In Baseballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4baf8aad04840dd9e5f5a4b77f0bde71900 — The Philadelphia Phillies beat the Boston Braves 19-17 in 10 innings to set a major league record for most runs scored by two clubs on opening day. The Braves scored nine runs in the ninth inning to put the game into extra innings.By The Associated PresssSports transactionsBaseballProfessional baseballRecord setting eventsMen's sportsCelebritySportsSports businessGeneral newsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentProfessional footballFootballPhiladelphiaNew York CityIllinoisCincinnatiClevelandMissouriLos AngelesBrooklynTexasPittsburghSt. LouisWisconsinOaklandSan FranciscoSeattleMichiganKansas CityMinnesotaWashingtonHoustonTorontoFloridaMontrealPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew YorkOhioCaliforniaOntarioCanadaQuebechttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4baf8aad04840dd9e5f5a4b77f0bde7Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:00:41 GMTPhilanthropist, shopping mall developer Taubman dies at 91http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc2b7a4e969419c8f92f4537322bc6fBLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. (AP) — A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made Michigan billionaire whose philanthropy and business success — including weaving the enclosed shopping mall into American culture — was clouded by a criminal conviction late in his career, has died. He was 91.aBusinessGeneral newsObituariesStem cell researchMedical researchHealthCell biologyBiologyScienceProfessional servicesIndustriesMichiganDetroitUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adc2b7a4e969419c8f92f4537322bc6fSat, 18 Apr 2015 06:53:49 GMTVolunteer deputy sold company, went back to police workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85cefbe1a6b44fbab8e1e4f3e716c08bTULSA, Okla. (AP) — After he sold his insurance company for around $6 million, Robert Bates sought to return to a profession he tried for a year in his early 20s: law enforcement.By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS and SEAN MURPHYaGeneral newsDrug-related crimeViolent crimeCrimeVolunteerismLaw enforcement agenciesPoliceFinancial servicesIndustriesBusinessSocial affairsGovernment and politicsOklahomaTulsaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85cefbe1a6b44fbab8e1e4f3e716c08bSat, 18 Apr 2015 03:09:56 GMTLack helps Canucks top Flames 4-1, even serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3a449cc521d4c9bab30eb4c99a9c46dVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tempers flared and fists flew — and the tone might have been set for the rest of the first-round playoff series between the Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames.sSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's hockeyMen's sportsHockeyEventsProfessional hockeyBritish ColumbiaVancouverCalgaryCanadaNorth AmericaAlbertahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3a449cc521d4c9bab30eb4c99a9c46dSat, 18 Apr 2015 07:06:40 GMTRodriguez powers Yankees to 5-4 win over Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db28a5ebd0e14c989ac0e9cf5141ef67ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees used Alex Rodriguez's big game to get a win on the road, and that was the most important part for the slugger.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballMen's sportsProfessional baseballAthlete healthNew York CityTampaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db28a5ebd0e14c989ac0e9cf5141ef67Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:41:52 GMTGunfights and roadblocks hit Mexican border city; 3 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/056053250e574179904ed3f40e8ad6b4CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles broke out Friday in the border city of Reynosa, across from McAllen, Texas, leaving at least three dead, Mexican authorities said.By ALFREDO PENAiGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsWar and unrestArrestsState governmentsGangsGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanVictoriaTexasUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/056053250e574179904ed3f40e8ad6b4Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:57:05 GMTIndian troops fire at Kashmir protesters; teenager killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ef8686193334e6fa29002727149ac08SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police say a teenage student was killed when Indian government forces fired on protesters on the second day of violent clashes in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsWar and unrestCrimePolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsKashmirIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ef8686193334e6fa29002727149ac08Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:31:49 GMTPittsburgh snaps out of slump, runs away from Brewers 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25d28d890fc0448cbeccadfc4e4a2909PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates flailed helplessly at Jimmy Nelson's curveball last weekend, striking out nine times in a lopsided loss in Milwaukee.By WILL GRAVESsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25d28d890fc0448cbeccadfc4e4a2909Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:26:48 GMTSuicide attack in Afghanistan kills at least 30 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09586090877d4cddb22bcf8c4e1717d3KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomb attack on a bank branch in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad has killed at least 30 people, officials said.iGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsTerrorismAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09586090877d4cddb22bcf8c4e1717d3Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:47:21 GMTRest a thing of past, now comes the playoff grindhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0132308117847a895468d23346300c0ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rest is supposed to be a good thing heading into the playoffs. But not too much, apparently.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsSports transactionsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsSports businessEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeySt. LouisNew York CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0132308117847a895468d23346300c0Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:07:26 GMTHighway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tipshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a3b145721b440f499b97b1aaea56bd2LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could.aBusinessGeneral newsOdditiesSmall businessBeesAgricultureInsectsAnimalsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustriesWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a3b145721b440f499b97b1aaea56bd2Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:08:52 GMT"3 Still Standing" documentary features Robin Williamshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a5f6d1718c14b47937938de513b6168TORONTO (AP) — Before the late Robin Williams enthralled television audiences on "Mork and Mindy," he was a star on the stand-up comedy circuit in the 1980s.By CHARMAINE NORONHAiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentDocumentariesComedy performanceBars and clubsRecreation and leisureLifestyleCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a5f6d1718c14b47937938de513b6168Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:22:42 GMTScherzer, Harper power Nationals to 7-2 win over Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a53409cef4e459dbcde00fc19f3349eWASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer kept the Phillies' lineup guessing even though he faced them earlier in the week. Against a struggling lineup, it wasn't too hard.By BENJAMIN STANDIGsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a53409cef4e459dbcde00fc19f3349eSat, 18 Apr 2015 03:46:36 GMTPlouffe's homer in 11th lifts Twins over Indians 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/497ee2aa76fb4950bca81a305b9ffa4eMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe led off the 11th inning with a soaring home run to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.By JON KRAWCZYNSKIsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional baseballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/497ee2aa76fb4950bca81a305b9ffa4eSat, 18 Apr 2015 04:08:46 GMTAustralia arrests 5 on charges of plotting ANZAC Day attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e3d5ca90b44996a5a49188e87f0b3dSYDNEY (AP) — Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting an Islamic State-inspired terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said.By KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTerrorismJuvenile crimeArrestsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMelbourneAustraliaSydneyMiddle EastVictoriaOceaniaNew South Waleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e3d5ca90b44996a5a49188e87f0b3dSat, 18 Apr 2015 06:17:46 GMTHawaii telescope builders again extend construction timeouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ebc591cbd94ba9b0ad74cbc2c8ec14HONOLULU (AP) — A nonprofit company planning to build one of the world's biggest telescopes on a mountain many Native Hawaiians consider sacred will continue to postpone construction, Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Friday.By AUDREY McAVOYaGeneral newsScienceMountainsEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8ebc591cbd94ba9b0ad74cbc2c8ec14Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:33:34 GMTSei Young Kim takes third-round lead in Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6c3d96673954e14900c87240c398c25KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Sei Young Kim has another chance to show she can protect a final-round lead.By ANN MILLERsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsHawaiiEast AsiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6c3d96673954e14900c87240c398c25Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:42:33 GMT