FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 18 Apr 2015 19:51:05 -0700Migrants' protest convoy reaches Mexico City with complaints CITY (AP) — About 200 participants in a protest convoy of Central American migrants arrived in Mexico's capital Saturday and filed abuse complaints with the government's National Human Rights Commission.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsHuman rights and civil libertiesPolitical and civil unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsMexicoMexico CityLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaCentral America, 19 Apr 2015 00:12:41 GMTWith sparkling season debut by Salazar, Indians top Twins (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have had to be patient with the progress of Danny Salazar.By DAVE CAMPBELLsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 22:24:01 GMTRingo Starr, Green Day, Bill Withers enter Rock Hall (AP) — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is welcoming its newest class, featuring a Beatle, three punks from California and a guitar god from Texas.By TOM WITHERSeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:49:26 GMTCastroneves earns pole at Long Beach with track record BEACH, Calif. (AP) — An IndyCar mandate forced Chevrolet to ditch its winglets for the Grand Prix of Long Beach.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsAutomobile racingRecord setting eventsIndyCarGeneral newsLong BeachCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:49:01 GMTBryant gets 1st hit, reaches 5 times as Cubs beat Padres 7-6 (AP) — On his second day with the Cubs, Kris Bryant played like the top prospect Chicago was expecting.By PATRICK ROSEsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsIllinoisChicagoUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 00:05:32 GMTBrowne, Langer match record 64s in Greater Gwinnett, Ga. (AP) — Olin Browne shot a tournament-record 8-under 64 to take the Greater Gwinnett Championship lead and still couldn't relax.By CHARLES ODUMsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:05:50 GMTCurry scores 34, Warriors beat Pelicans 106-99 in Game 1, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry carried the Golden State Warriors to a huge lead, waving his arms and flexing his muscles with one acrobatic shot after another.By ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:43:58 GMTStorms developing from Texas through central Nebraska (AP) — Storms featuring high winds, hail and at least one report of a tornado swept through an area stretching from southern Texas to parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and central Nebraska on Saturday, and more were forecast later in the evening.aGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationTexasHoustonPasadenaSan AntonioNebraskaOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:17:43 GMTLochte wins 200 IM; Phelps 3rd at Arizona meet, Ariz. (AP) — Ryan Lochte led all the way in winning the 200-meter individual medley against a field that included Michael Phelps on Saturday night in the Arena Pro Swim Series meet.By BETH HARRISsSportsSwimmingMen's sportsWomen's sportsAquaticsWomen's aquaticsMen's aquaticsMesaUnited StatesArizonaNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 01:31:02 GMTCrawford wins WBO junior welterweight title over Dulorme, Texas (AP) — Terence Crawford won the vacant WBO junior welterweight title with a sixth-round technical knockout of Thomas Dulorme on Saturday night.By STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsBoxingMen's boxingMen's sportsTexasFort WorthUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:55:45 GMTThe Latest: Presidential contenders woo New Hampshire voters p.m. (EDT)By The Associated PresspGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEvents2016 United States Presidential ElectionCampaignsPrimary electionsDiplomacyPolitical partiesGun politicsNational electionsElectionsInternational relationsPolitical organizationsPolitical issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsNew HampshireUnited StatesArkansasHopeLouisianaOhioNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:14:38 GMTTulsa reserve deputy's attorneys release training records, Okla. (AP) — Defense attorneys released some of the training records Saturday for a 73-year-old volunteer sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma.By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUSaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeOklahomaTulsaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:08:44 GMTSheriff: Cannot yet arrest woman bragging of killing cat (AP) — A Texas sheriff said Saturday that he could not arrest and charge a veterinarian shown in a Facebook post bragging about killing a cat with a bow and arrow unless an investigation determines the picture of the dead cat is genuine.By MICHAEL GRACZYKaGeneral newsAnimal crueltyArrestsSocial mediaCatsCrimeLaw and orderOnline mediaMediaMammalsAnimalsTexasBrenhamHoustonUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:13:08 GMTMets get gem from deGrom, beat Marlins for 7th straight win YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom pitched seven shutout innings, and the New York Mets got home runs from Travis d'Arnaud and Wilmer Flores to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 5-4 Saturday night for their seventh consecutive victory.By MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballProfessional baseballAthlete healthMen's sportsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:26:30 GMTFinance officials see rising risks to economic recovery (AP) — World finance officials said Saturday they see a number of threats on the horizon for a global economy still clawing back from the deepest recession in seven decades, and a potential Greek debt default presents the most immediate risk.By MARTIN CRUTSINGER and HARRY DUNPHYwBusinessGovernment and politicsEconomyGovernment payEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment policyFinancial servicesIndustriesForeign aidInternational relationsGreeceUnited StatesEast AsiaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaAsia, 18 Apr 2015 22:23:15 GMTGreen Day plows into Rock Hall along with Jett, Ringo (AP) — With plenty of punk attitude and energy, Green Day thrashed its way into the Rock Hall.By TOM WITHERSeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:57:17 GMTReddick's 3-run homer sends A's to 5-0 victory over Royals CITY, Mo. (AP) — Josh Reddick hit a three-run homer, Jesse Hahn and Jesse Chavez combined for a seven-hitter, and the Oakland Athletics rolled to a 5-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.By DAVE SKRETTAsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesSports businessAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityCaliforniaMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:00:51 GMTLightning rebound to even series against Red Wings, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning flexed a little bit of muscle, then went to work on evening their NHL playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings.By FRED GOODALLsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyTampaFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:48:06 GMTGolf Capsules HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Troy Merritt shot a 2-under 69 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the RBC Heritage, while defending champion Matt Kuchar and Masters winner Jordan Spieth stayed within reach.By The Associated PresssSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfHilton Head IslandChinaTexasSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth AmericaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 18 Apr 2015 22:43:27 GMTOilers win NHL draft lottery and chance to select McDavid Edmonton Oilers won the Connor McDavid sweepstakes.By JOHN WAWROWsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsNHL Entry DraftLotteriesHockeyCollege hockeyProfessional hockeyEventsMen's hockeyMen's sportsGeneral newsCollege sportsEdmontonAlbertaCanadaNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:05:11 GMTSome victims of California explosion released from hospital, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. investigators were at the scene Saturday of a natural gas pipeline blast at a sheriff's gun range, as four of the 11 people injured in the explosion were released from the hospital.By SCOTT SMITH and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersTrafficTransportationEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaFresnoSan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:15:04 GMTChris Davis' 2-run homer helps Orioles defeat Red Sox 4-1 (AP) — Chris Davis hit a two-run homer, Chris Tillman rebounded from a rough start and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 4-1 Saturday.By KEN POWTAKsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:48:27 GMTPierce leads Wizards past Raptors in OT in Game 1 (AP) — Paul Pierce beat the Raptors with a veteran mix of brains and baskets.By IAN HARRISONsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballEventsTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:22:31 GMT'Star Wars' design team teases 'Force Awakens' themes, Calif. (AP) — "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is about a generational transfer in more ways than one. Set 30 years after the events in "Return of the Jedi" and coming to theaters just over 30 years after the film first debuted, that idea remained top of mind for the film's brand new production design team, fans learned at Star Wars Celebration on Saturday.By LINDSEY BAHRaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 22:22:42 GMTScarlett O'Hara outfit fetches $137,000 at auction (AP) — An outfit Vivien Leigh wore when she played Scarlett O'Hara in the 1939 film "Gone With the Wind" has fetched $137,000 at auction.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:52:02 GMTDonaldson's homer in 10th lifts Blue Jays over Braves 6-5 (AP) — After waiting 11 games for his first home run with Toronto, Josh Donaldson is quickly making up for lost time.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:03:21 GMTIndependent league experiments with 3-ball walks ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — The Long Island Ducks and Bridgeport Bluefish tried some radical speedup rules Saturday in an exhibition of the independent Atlantic League.aGeneral newsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sports, 18 Apr 2015 23:22:08 GMTBlues whip Wild 4-1, even series at game apiece LOUIS (AP) — There was no containing Vladimir Tarasenko this time around.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsStanley Cup PlayoffsWomen's sportsEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:48:54 GMTOhio officer praised for restraint, refused to shoot suspect RICHMOND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police officer is being praised for holding his fire even as a slaying suspect charged him, saying repeatedly, "shoot me."aGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeOhioCincinnatiUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:58:00 GMTPete Rose hired as Fox as special guest studio analyst YORK (AP) — Pete Rose is getting back in baseball while he awaits a ruling on his reinstatement request — as a television analyst.eArts and entertainmentSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentBaseballSports mediaProfessional baseballMen's sports, 18 Apr 2015 21:36:38 GMTWiser LA Clippers prepared for 1st-round showdown with Spurs ANGELES (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs have faced almost every postseason obstacle imaginable during their 18-year run of steady success.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsNBA FinalsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballEventsSan AntonioLos AngelesTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 18 Apr 2015 22:39:17 GMTMarte homers, drives in 5 as Pirates beat Brewers 6-2 (AP) — Starling Marte homered for the second game in a row and drove in a career-high five runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the slumping Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 Saturday night.By JOHN PERROTTOsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 01:49:15 GMTJoan Jett emotional on induction into Rock Hall (AP) — Joan Jett couldn't keep her rough rocker edge for long.By TOM WITHERSeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 01:48:29 GMTLast 2 Raiders give congressional medal to Ohio museum (AP) — The last two "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" presented the group's Congressional Gold Medal for permanent display at a the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Saturday, 73 years to the day after their daring bombing attack on Japan rallied Americans in World War II.By DAN SEWELLaGeneral newsWorld War IIWar and unrestBombingsEventsGovernment and politicsJapanDaytonOhioEast AsiaAsiaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 23:52:44 GMTPhelps roars from last to 1st in 100 free at Arizona meet, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps roared from last to first on the final lap to win the 100-meter freestyle against rival Ryan Lochte on Saturday night in the Arena Pro Swim Series.By BETH HARRISsSportsSwimmingMen's sportsWomen's sportsAquaticsWomen's aquaticsMen's aquaticsMesaArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 01:58:28 GMTMathews wins interim WBA lightweight title, England (AP) — Hometown fighter Derry Mathews won the interim WBA lightweight title after beating Tony Luis of Canada by unanimous decision at Echo Arena on Saturday.sSportsEnglandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 18 Apr 2015 23:01:58 GMTThe Edmonton Oilers win NHL draft lottery for No. 1 pick in June draft (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers win NHL draft lottery for No. 1 pick in June draft .sSportsNHL Entry DraftEventsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsEdmontonAlbertaCanadaNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 00:14:51 GMTOhio woman's search for birth mother leads to co-worker, Ohio (AP) — A 38-year-old woman's quest to find her birth mother ended in a surprising place — the company where she works.aGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsYoungstownOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 01:18:09 GMTThunderstorms cause power outages, flight delays in Texas (AP) — Storms packing winds approaching 90 mph are sweeping across parts of Texas and Oklahoma, causing widespread power outages in the Dallas area — including at a professional soccer game.aGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsAir travel disruptionsPower outagesTransportationService outagesAccidentsAccidents and disastersDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaHoustonPasadenaSan AntonioOklahoma, 19 Apr 2015 02:57:08 GMTTanaka allows 2 hits over 7 innings as Yanks rout Rays 9-0 PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka allowed two hits over seven innings in his best start this season, Chris Young hit a grand slam and the New York Yankees routed the Tampa Bay Rays 9-0 Saturday night.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsNew York CityTampaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFlorida, 19 Apr 2015 02:31:24 GMTReport: DOJ, FBI acknowledge flawed testimony from unit (AP) — The Justice Department and FBI have formally acknowledged that nearly every examiner in the FBI Laboratory's microscopic hair comparison unit gave flawed testimony in almost all trials in which they offered evidence against criminal defendants over more than a two-decade period before 2000, The Washington Post reported.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsForensicsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderScience, 19 Apr 2015 01:54:07 GMTJones throws 2 TDs, wins challenge at Ohio State spring game, Ohio (AP) — Already a statewide celebrity after guiding Ohio State to three postseason wins and the national championship last season, Cardale Jones made the most of his very first collegiate start at home.By RUSTY MILLERsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:36:55 GMTIntervention by Alaska governor spares lives of bears, Alaska (AP) — The lives of a black bear and four cubs that have been feasting on garbage in an Anchorage neighborhood will be spared after the governor asked the state's fish and game commissioner whether they could be moved rather than shot.aGeneral newsBearsState governmentsMammalsAnimalsGovernment and politicsAnchorageAlaskaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 02:54:02 GMTKeuchel, 3 Astros relievers combine to 3-hit Angels 4-0 (AP) — Dallas Keuchel combined with three relievers on a three-hitter, Robbie Grossman and George Springer homered and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-0 Saturday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsHoustonLos AngelesTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 19 Apr 2015 02:15:01 GMTMartinez, Heyward, Cardinals beat Reds for 4th win in row LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Martinez pitched six strong innings and Jason Heyward hit his first home run for St. Louis, leading the Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 5-2 Saturday for their fourth straight win.By STEVE OVERBEYsSportsMen's sportsProfessional baseballBaseballSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:17:26 GMTDaly returning to IndyCar Series at Long Beach BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Conor Daly will return to the IndyCar Series at the Grand Prix of Long Beach after Rocky Moran Jr. broke his thumb in practice.sSportsAutomobile racingIndyCarAthlete injuriesFormula OneAthlete healthLong BeachCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:25:19 GMTFrench replica of revolutionary frigate sets sail for Boston, France (AP) — With champagne, fireworks and a presidential blessing, a painstakingly built replica of the frigate once used to bring French troops and funds to American revolutionaries set sail Saturday for the U.S. East Coast.By ALEX TURNBULL and FRANCOIS MORIiGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessFranceParisUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:38:53 GMTRose scores 23, Bulls beat Bucks 103-91 (AP) — Derrick Rose had 23 points and seven assists in his first postseason game in three years, Jimmy Butler scored 25 points, and the Chicago Bulls opened the playoffs with a 103-91 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.By ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Apr 2015 01:56:40 GMTGOP White House hopefuls bicker over America's role in world, N.H. (AP) — Rand Paul lashed out Saturday at military hawks in the Republican Party in a clash over foreign policy dividing the packed GOP presidential field.By STEVE PEOPLESpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsInternational relations2016 United States Presidential ElectionForeign policyDiplomacyPolitical partiesNational electionsElectionsGovernment policyPolitical organizationsUnited StatesNew HampshireRussiaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEurope, 19 Apr 2015 02:25:00 GMTMerritt maintains edge through 3 rounds at RBC Heritage HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Troy Merritt felt the fear Saturday he experienced during his successful amateur career. The third-round leader at the RBC Heritage expects another healthy dose Sunday.By PETE IACOBELLIsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfHilton Head IslandTexasSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 22:54:45 GMT