FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 May 2016 22:11:21 -07:00Verlander shines, Rodriguez earns 400th save in Detroit win, 25 May 2016 03:04:36 GMTDETROIT (AP) — After joining some impressive company with his 400th save, Francisco Rodriguez felt all sorts of emotions. pair reach semifinals of Women's Amateur Four-Ball, 25 May 2016 04:07:25 GMTBOWLING GREEN, Fla. (AP) — Princess Mary Superal made a 10-foot birdie putt on the final hole to lead her Filipino team into the semifinals of the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball on Tuesday. researcher asks for help finding meteor in Maine, 25 May 2016 05:00:44 GMTRANGELY, Maine (AP) — A planetary science field researcher from Arizona is seeking help finding a fireball recorded last week streaking across the sky by police in Maine. Trump wins the Republican presidential primary in Washington state, 25 May 2016 03:10:08 GMTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Donald Trump wins the Republican presidential primary in Washington state. defense secretary visits Newport during New England trip, 25 May 2016 04:21:08 GMTNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is visiting Rhode Island as part of a multi-day trip to New England to see Navy installations and meet service members. number injured, damage reported in Kansas storms, 25 May 2016 03:54:47 GMTNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Homes were damaged and an unknown number of people in western Kansas were injured amid severe storms that swept across the Plains, a county official said Tuesday night. stock markets rally on US recovery hopes, 25 May 2016 03:32:10 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets rallied Wednesday as solid U.S. housing sales data and overnight gains on Wall Street raised expectations for a strong recovery in the world's largest economy. files lawsuits accusing Samsung of violating patents, 25 May 2016 04:55:35 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei said Wednesday it has filed patent infringement lawsuits against South Korean mobile phone rival Samsung in the United States and China, in a case that highlights the rise of Asian competitors as technology creators. Taliban appoint new leader after Mansour's death, 25 May 2016 04:51:09 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban has confirmed that its former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week and appointed a successor., Netherlands and Sweden vie for Security Council seat, 25 May 2016 03:49:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Italy, the Netherlands and Sweden all made their cases on Tuesday for why they should be elected to a non-permanent seat on the United Nations' most powerful body. Council approves stadium deal with Texas Rangers, 25 May 2016 03:36:08 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Arlington City Council has approved a master agreement setting forth the public-private setup to build a retractable-roof ballpark for the Texas Rangers. Latest: Winner in Texas education runoff thanks rival, 25 May 2016 03:31:28 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a Texas education board race (all times local): youngsters Perez, Mazara key 4-1 win over Angels, 25 May 2016 04:16:32 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Martin Perez pumped his fist and shouted — and the Texas left-hander kept on hollering as he came off the mound when he escaped a sixth-inning jam against the Los Angeles Angels., Bradley lead Red Sox to 8-3 win over Rockies, 25 May 2016 03:27:28 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Jackie Bradley Jr. is halfway to Joe DiMaggio's 56-game hitting streak, and David Ortiz sees no reason why the Red Sox outfielder should stop there. known for conspiracy posts loses Texas education race, 25 May 2016 03:45:38 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas education board candidate who claimed that President Barack Obama was a gay prostitute and believes dinosaurs walked the Earth with humans lost her primary runoff Tuesday night just two months after nearly clinching victory outright. seeks US help over missing Hong Kong publisher, 25 May 2016 03:26:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The daughter of a Hong Kong-based publisher believed abducted by Chinese authorities eight months ago appeared Tuesday before a U.S. congressional commission urging Washington's help to win his release. wins Democratic primary in Washington state, 25 May 2016 03:36:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic presidential primary in Washington state, but it won't get her any delegates. in History, 25 May 2016 04:01:10 GMTToday is Wednesday, May 25, the 146th day of 2016. There are 220 days left in the year., child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California, 25 May 2016 03:44:13 GMTSAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) — A mother and her child died Tuesday after an Amtrak train crashed into their SUV in the San Francisco Bay Area, authorities said.'s RBI single in 13th lifts Astros over Orioles 3-2, 25 May 2016 04:45:00 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa's tiebreaking single in the 13th inning lifted the Houston Astros to a 3-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night. tops Oklahoma for NCAA men's tennis title, 25 May 2016 04:35:40 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Henrik Wiersholm rallied from a 5-2 deficit in the second set for a 6-2, 7-6 victory over Andre Biro, clinching a 4-1 victory for Virginia over Oklahoma in the NCAA men's tennis final Tuesday night. of missing Maine toddler plans to file lawsuit, 25 May 2016 04:19:58 GMTWATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — The family of a Maine toddler who went missing five years ago plans to sue the father and other adults who were with her when she was last seen. Taliban confirm death of former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour in US drone strike, appoint successor, 25 May 2016 04:31:08 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan Taliban confirm death of former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour in US drone strike, appoint successor. drives in 5, Pirates crush Diamondbacks 12-1, 25 May 2016 03:45:42 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Thrust into the third spot in the lineup behind superstar teammate Andrew McCutchen earlier this month, Gregory Polanco knew it might take a while to get settled., surging Royals take down Twins 7-4, 25 May 2016 04:44:42 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The bases were loaded with no outs in the bottom of the ninth, and Wade Davis was staked to a three-run lead for the Kansas City Royals. wins GOP presidential primary in Washington state, 25 May 2016 03:24:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has won the Republican primary in Washington state, helping him inch closer to claiming the GOP nomination for president.'s dog fight with Australian deputy leader continues, 25 May 2016 04:08:04 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's deputy prime minister boasted on Wednesday that he had got into Johnny Depp's head like fictional serial killer Hannibal Lecter after the Hollywood actor quipped that the ruddy-faced lawmaker appeared to be "inbred with a tomato." helps Penguins beat Lightning to force Game 7, 25 May 2016 04:27:27 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins made good on Evgeni Malkin's pledge to force Game 7 in the Eastern Conference final.'SOS' in the sand leads to hikers stranded on Hawaii beach, 25 May 2016 02:57:46 GMTKAPAA, Hawaii (AP) — The Coast Guard says "SOS" scrawled on the sand led rescuers to two hikers who were stranded overnight on Kauai's Na Pali Coast.'s refugee crisis focus of interactive exhibit, 25 May 2016 04:49:08 GMTBOSTON (AP) — What's it like to flee Syria as a refugee? wins again as Indians beat Sale, White Sox 6-2, 25 May 2016 04:02:37 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland manager Terry Francona raved about Josh Tomlin. The Indians roared when Mike Napoli's awkward slide into third base was shown on the TV in the visitors' clubhouse. back at .500, beat Blue Jays 6-0 behind Eovaldi, 25 May 2016 03:22:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After their worst start in a quarter-century, the New York Yankees allowed themselves a moment to exhale: For the first time since the second week of the season, they're back at .500., Thunder put Warriors on brink of elimination, 25 May 2016 04:55:56 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Suddenly, these Golden State Warriors who have been compared all season to the Chicago Bulls dynasty of the 1990s are on the brink of elimination., Christovich reach semifinals of US Amateur Four-Ball, 25 May 2016 03:35:51 GMTMAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Garrett Rank of Canada took his shot and scored big Tuesday, making a 6-foot birdie putt on the final hole as the NHL referee and partner Patrick Christovich advanced to the semifinals of the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball. OFF: Arrieta aims for 20; Bradley halfway to Joe D, 25 May 2016 03:07:17 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Wednesday: to wrap up trip to Vietnam by talking to young leaders, 25 May 2016 03:34:08 GMTHO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — President Barack Obama is completing a three-day trip to Vietnam with a town hall Wednesday involving about 800 young adults participating in efforts to strengthen ties between the United States and Southeast Asia.'s war of words with Australian deputy leader continues, 25 May 2016 03:16:53 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's deputy prime minister boasted on Wednesday that he had got into Johnny Depp's head like fictional serial killer Hannibal Lecter after the Hollywood actor quipped that the ruddy-faced lawmaker appeared to be "inbred with a tomato." stars on mound, plate in Cubs' rout of Cardinals, 25 May 2016 03:02:56 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Jason Hammel pitched 7 1-3 stingy innings and had a two-run double in the Chicago's six-run first as the Cubs went on to rout the St. Louis Cardinals 12-3 on Tuesday night. spouses struggle to find jobs, 25 May 2016 04:04:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Military spouses struggle to find jobs and are more likely to work for less pay or in positions below their education level, spurring unemployment and other costs of as much as $1 billion a year, according to a study. doctor sends strong response to House report, 25 May 2016 03:10:27 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The co-chairman of the NFL's head, neck and spine committee has sent a letter to Congress stressing that he was not contacted by a committee handling a report during a government study on the link between football and brain disease. Things to Know for Wednesday, 25 May 2016 04:00:59 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: stays perfect as Nats beat Harvey and Mets 7-4, 25 May 2016 03:12:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As an unbeaten pitcher for a first-place team, Stephen Strasburg is at the top of his game. A-bomb survivors leader says Japan shares blame, too, 25 May 2016 04:13:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The debate over whether President Barack Obama should apologize to Japanese survivors of America's atomic bombings in World War II made Terumi Tanaka think: What about his own government?, Clinton win Washington state's presidential primaries, 25 May 2016 03:53:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton and presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump each won primaries in Washington state Tuesday. Americans protest planned French auction of artifacts, 25 May 2016 03:00:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Native American leaders are protesting the latest plan by a Paris auction house to sell off part of their tribal history, and their demand for the return of their ceremonial objects is getting bipartisan support. turn violent outside Trump rally in New Mexico, 25 May 2016 04:46:59 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Protests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico turned violent Tuesday night as demonstrators threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, overturned trash cans and knocked down barricades. least 2 injured, damage reported in Kansas storms, 25 May 2016 04:24:14 GMTDODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — Homes were damaged and at least two people in western Kansas were injured amid severe storms that swept across the Plains, a county official said Tuesday night. Homeowner shoots worker, turns gun on self, 25 May 2016 05:06:44 GMTLONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man fatally shot a heating oil company employee who came to his house to do work before trying to kill himself and engaging in an hours-long standoff with police, authorities said. player bidding to become next Vermont governor, 25 May 2016 04:56:20 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former Major League Baseball player is running for governor in Vermont as a member of the Liberty Union party, which bills itself as nonviolent and socialist. NewsAlert, 25 May 2016 03:24:01 GMTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Hillary Clinton wins the Democratic presidential primary in Washington state.