FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:06:22 -0800Tanguay scores 2 goals, Avalanche beat Sabres 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc84773e7dcc444c92021305e8ea08f5BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Tanguay scored twice, Calvin Pickard made 28 saves and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 on Saturday night.By NICK MENDOLAsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsBuffaloColoradoNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc84773e7dcc444c92021305e8ea08f5Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:48:56 GMTTheriot with 31, lifts No. 12 Nebraska past High Point 83-57http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbdc2f7ea57540338fc817e4dafdaab5LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Rachel Theriot scored a season-high 31 points, and Tear'a Laudermill chipped in 22 to help No. 12 Nebraska roll to an 83-57 victory over High Point on Saturday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsNebraskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbdc2f7ea57540338fc817e4dafdaab5Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:11:10 GMTHornets end winless streak vs. Jazz, 104-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba65b9a1417f4d1a984bc1e9ce0baaa4CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson said he could have returned from a strained groin late in the fourth quarter.By STEVE REEDsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballSports businessProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAthlete healthCharlotteNorth CarolinaUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba65b9a1417f4d1a984bc1e9ce0baaa4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:08:21 GMTSony saga blends foreign intrigue, star wattagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a130bb7b814842801d46a96a8cf4cbLOS ANGELES (AP) — The hackers who hit Sony Pictures Entertainment days before Thanksgiving crippled the network, stole gigabytes of data and spilled into public view unreleased films and reams of private and sometimes embarrassing executive emails.By TAMI ABDOLLAH and ERIC TUCKERhtBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTechnologyMoviesEntertainmentUnited StatesChinaNorth KoreaEast AsiaNorth AmericaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a130bb7b814842801d46a96a8cf4cbSat, 20 Dec 2014 23:08:17 GMTNo. 23 Utah routs Colorado St in Las Vegas Bowlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b74f27a6be04426eaecfa8d7e62c363dLAS VEGAS (AP) — Utah quarterback Travis Wilson ran for three touchdowns and passed for another Saturday, leading the No. 23 Utes to a 45-10 rout of Colorado State in the Las Vegas Bowl.By MICHAEL MARTINEZsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballLas VegasUtahColoradoNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b74f27a6be04426eaecfa8d7e62c363dSun, 21 Dec 2014 00:36:56 GMTReaction to the fatal shootings of 2 NYC police officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64dcfaf63fa1430a8d5dd6f87e40c5e0NEW YORK (AP) — Reaction to the fatal shooting of two New York City police officers on Saturday by a gunman who, according to authorities, announced online that he was planning to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.By The Associated PressaGeneral newsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriEventsViolent crimeCrimeBrooklynNew York CityUnited StatesNew YorkNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64dcfaf63fa1430a8d5dd6f87e40c5e0Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:30:21 GMTJohnson lifts Blue Jackets over Blackhawks in SOhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2181ed5226f64051a3f7a586bbfd98a7COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jack Johnson scored the winner in the ninth round of a shootout and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 39 shots in regulation and eight in the tiebreaker to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night.By RUSTY MILLERsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsColumbusOhioTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2181ed5226f64051a3f7a586bbfd98a7Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:23:58 GMTPresident Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d91cded8e2ca4f55880725c04d6c5689KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the first day of his holiday vacation in Hawaii on Saturday:aGeneral newsHolidaysOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleOccasionsHawaiiHonoluluUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d91cded8e2ca4f55880725c04d6c5689Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:16:32 GMTAP sources: Cops' killer angry over Garner deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c166fe714204b4d81e9a93e2eea03d7NEW YORK (AP) — A gunman who announced online that he was planning to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two officers in a patrol car and shot them to death in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station and killing himself, authorities said.By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsSocial mediaViolent crimeCrimeMunicipal governmentsOnline mediaMediaLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsBrooklynNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c166fe714204b4d81e9a93e2eea03d7Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:29:15 GMTNo. 9 Baylor beats No. 18 Michigan State 84-65http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dee7f5634a84ddfa6d5c63fbbe5a421WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — Imani Wright scored all 18 of her points in the second half and No. 9 Baylor overcame a 15-point deficit to beat No. 18 Michigan State 84-65 on Saturday in the Florida Sunshine Classic.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsMichiganNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dee7f5634a84ddfa6d5c63fbbe5a421Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:32:52 GMTIslanders rally late, stun Lightning 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1fabdd6dfb34358aa6faec2f6495bfaUNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares and Anders Lee scored 12 seconds apart in the third period, and the New York Islanders stunned the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 with a late comeback Saturday night.By IRA PODELLsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1fabdd6dfb34358aa6faec2f6495bfaSun, 21 Dec 2014 02:56:38 GMTFelix scores 17, No. 9 Texas tops Long Beach Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f18a3a0045f422eb988fa14288eab0eAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Javan Felix scored a season-best 17 points, helping No. 9 Texas defeat Long Beach State 78-68 Saturday night.By MARK ROSNERsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsTexasAustinLong BeachUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f18a3a0045f422eb988fa14288eab0eSun, 21 Dec 2014 03:38:41 GMTKorver leads Hawks over Houston 104-97http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d69ddfa6c9c84bf2b225a8ce4668f0b4HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Korver scored 22 points, including seven points late, to help the Atlanta Hawks hold on for a 104-97 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night.By KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d69ddfa6c9c84bf2b225a8ce4668f0b4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:43:23 GMTHolder calls police shootings 'act of barbarism'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335940497836409a90716880272b0665WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder is condemning the shooting deaths of two New York City police officers as senseless and an "unspeakable act of barbarism."wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agencieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335940497836409a90716880272b0665Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:34:38 GMTKings score twice on PP to beat Coyotes 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be18b94f000440ca51b60f9cc294b75LOS ANGELES (AP) — Defenseman Alec Martinez scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period during a power play, Marian Gaborik also connected with the man advantage for his sixth goal in four games, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 on Saturday.By JOE RESNICKsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be18b94f000440ca51b60f9cc294b75Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:39:17 GMTFrank Gore gives 49ers lead with 52-yard TD runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e653f29b90ef49a187979e8b558c606cSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Frank Gore broke four tackles on a 52-yard touchdown run six days after a concussion, and the San Francisco 49ers led San Diego 7-0 after the first quarter Saturday night with the Chargers still holding slim playoff hopes.By JANIE McCAULEYsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballSan DiegoSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e653f29b90ef49a187979e8b558c606cSun, 21 Dec 2014 02:13:25 GMTAP sources: Cops' killer angry at chokehold deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98b1d4217bf464dbf4dc994bd412e70NEW YORK (AP) — A gunman who announced online that he was planning to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two officers in a patrol car and shot them to death in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station and killing himself, authorities said.By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsSocial mediaViolent crimeCrimePoliceMunicipal governmentsOnline mediaMediaLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsBrooklynNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98b1d4217bf464dbf4dc994bd412e70Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:28:35 GMTChicago mayor's teenage son mugged near homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d7b9a6c3d1e4558a8a9a6bde3e8f641CHICAGO (AP) — A spokeswoman for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the mayor's 17-year-old son was mugged near the family's home.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsTheftCrimeLocal governmentsViolent crimeChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d7b9a6c3d1e4558a8a9a6bde3e8f641Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:33:03 GMTClaude Giroux helps Flyers beat Maple Leafs 7-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53931935b6a94a39b4b1a68dd6b55dd4TORONTO (AP) — Claude Giroux had two goals and two assists, Jakub Voracek added four assists to take the NHL scoring lead and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-4 on Saturday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53931935b6a94a39b4b1a68dd6b55dd4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:14:29 GMTPolice brutality protesters rally at Mall of Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4809e73de0e54c8ba9e8d06d89e74ce8BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A mass of demonstrators chanting, "Black lives matter," converged in the Mall of America rotunda Saturday as part of a protest against police brutality that caused part of the mall to shut down on a busy day for holiday shopping.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolice shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MissouriPolice brutalityPolicePolitical activismHoliday shoppingPolitical and civil unrestEventsLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesShoppingLifestyleHolidaysOccasionsFergusonMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4809e73de0e54c8ba9e8d06d89e74ce8Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:36:53 GMTPolice boss: NYC cops 'quite simply, assassinated'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f3e0523dd3741579502e692eb41ca4cNEW YORK (AP) — New York City's police commissioner says the two officers who were ambushed and killed in their cruiser "were, quite simply, assassinated."By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsAssassinationsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f3e0523dd3741579502e692eb41ca4cSun, 21 Dec 2014 00:55:04 GMTGallagher helps Canadiens beat Senators, 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dfc5609fda24a00bcdb60b75b8f24b1MONTREAL (AP) — Brendan Gallagher scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, Carey Price stopped 24 shots, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 on Saturday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsCanadaMontrealOttawaNorth AmericaQuebecOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1dfc5609fda24a00bcdb60b75b8f24b1Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:19:19 GMTEagles near elimination, fall 27-24 to Redskinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e3474dcb1e14666a6846a31216f5b7bLANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles have proved themselves to be a mirage, a team that got away with its faults until it couldn't any longer. Leaders in the NFC East as recently as a week ago, they're now just about done in the playoff race, and they're in no position to argue that they deserve any better.By JOSEPH WHITEsSportsAthlete injuriesFootballAthlete healthProfessional footballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e3474dcb1e14666a6846a31216f5b7bSun, 21 Dec 2014 02:37:07 GMT3 killed in car crash on way to Mexico funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e872cf0c1a648cf9cbac3dabb4bf089SAN DIEGO (AP) — Three people were killed in a rollover crash in northern San Diego County while they were on their way to a funeral service in Mexico, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsFunerals and memorial servicesAccidents and disastersTransportationCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e872cf0c1a648cf9cbac3dabb4bf089Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:44:05 GMTEgypt's powerful intelligence chief replacedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8059783025cf49ad8bfba4e62801ff0cCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's powerful intelligence chief, a longtime mentor of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, was removed and replaced by his deputy, security officials said SaturdayBy SARAH EL DEEBiGeneral newsIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsEgyptCairoMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaBahrainNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8059783025cf49ad8bfba4e62801ff0cSun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:48 GMTAldridge leads Trail Blazers over Pelicans 114-88http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9023d71697c42d19a1879ca478c62d4NEW ORLEANS (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Portland to a 114-88 win over the Pelicans Saturday night.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballNew OrleansHoustonLouisianaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9023d71697c42d19a1879ca478c62d4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:50:19 GMTNorth Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hackinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/252be5a4c36b4c68a1018c345ece51f4SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of "serious" consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with the cyberattack.By HYUNG-JIN KIMhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyHackingCriminal investigationsHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsTechnology issuesLaw and orderCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsMoviesEntertainmentArts and entertainmentNorth KoreaUnited StatesSouth KoreaPyongyangSeoulEast AsiaChinaAsiaNorth AmericaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/252be5a4c36b4c68a1018c345ece51f4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:40:00 GMTGOP to back 'The Interview' if it gets to theatershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f23951f010934139a02b90eacbfe9cc1WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP is calling on supporters to buy a ticket to the movie "The Interview" if theater owners reverse their decision not to show the film amid threats of retaliation for its comedic take on assassinating North Korea's leader.wBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMoviesElectionsEntertainmentPolitical partiesPolitical organizationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f23951f010934139a02b90eacbfe9cc1Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:51 GMTRangers beat Hurricanes 3-2 in shootouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdccde76da64fc1b81f77cdfaff8cb5RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mats Zuccarrello scored in the shootout, and the New York Rangers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive win.By JOEDY McCREARYsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdccde76da64fc1b81f77cdfaff8cb5Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:03:09 GMTSpokesman: Muhammad Ali in hospital with 'mild' pneumonia; prognosis good, short stay expectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8853c49d09294321a946387a8722e684LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Spokesman: Muhammad Ali in hospital with 'mild' pneumonia; prognosis good, short stay expected.aGeneral newsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthLung diseaseDiseases and conditionsHealthInfectious diseasesKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8853c49d09294321a946387a8722e684Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:35:00 GMT2 dozen injured in southern Indiana bus crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0a39c2291dc41548606a5e1f34f18a1SEYMOUR, Ind. (AP) — A double-decker bus headed from Chicago to Atlanta slid off a highway in southern Indiana and rolled onto its side early Saturday, injuring 24 people, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsWeatherAccidents and disastersTransportationSeymourIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0a39c2291dc41548606a5e1f34f18a1Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:07:44 GMTProtesters: 'It's not the time' for more Cuba tieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e283b2ae58254d02a8687a5bc58344c5MIAMI (AP) — Cuban opposition leaders from the island joined Cuban American politicians and activists on Saturday, pledging to oppose President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with the communist nation and disputing the notion that their community is split by a generational divide.By CHRISTINE ARMARIO and RACHEL LA CORTEaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPublic opinionGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestSocial affairsCubaMiamiUnited StatesFloridaCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e283b2ae58254d02a8687a5bc58344c5Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:35:35 GMTMeyers Taylor, Humphries race against menhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c2bdc136d44fec969fc99e307932e6CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — American Elana Meyers Taylor and Canada's Kaillie Humphries became the first women to race in a four-person event in World Cup bobsled history Saturday.sSportsWomen's bobsleddingWomen's sportsBobsleddingMen's bobsleddingMen's sportsCanadaAlbertaNorth CarolinaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c2bdc136d44fec969fc99e307932e6Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:13:23 GMTMuhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumoniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61828eee5af4c3085df5a56bef896d7LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A spokesman for Muhammad Ali says the former heavyweight boxing champion has been hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia.By BRUCE SCHREINERaGeneral newsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's boxingBoxingAthlete healthMen's sportsLung diseaseDiseases and conditionsHealthInfectious diseasesLouisvilleKentuckyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f61828eee5af4c3085df5a56bef896d7Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:46:45 GMTNo. 13 Iowa State routs Drake 83-54http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b261dd5dc6d64d52902e648c73643728DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Naz Long scored 13 points, Monte Morris had 12 and 13th-ranked Iowa State routed Drake 83-54 on Saturday.By LUKE MEREDITHsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b261dd5dc6d64d52902e648c73643728Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:09:18 GMTTexas Southern stuns Michigan State 71-64 in OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55c446dae8b848bab43004ba65b930acEAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Early in overtime, after a call went against his team, Texas Southern coach Mike Davis wandered down to the end of the bench, sat down and begin joking with some Michigan State fans a few feet away.By NOAH TRISTERsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballCollege sportsBasketballMen's sportsMichiganTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55c446dae8b848bab43004ba65b930acSun, 21 Dec 2014 02:23:02 GMTPolice commissioner: 2 NYC officers killed in cruiser 'were, quite simply, assassinated'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58ad7f19fab24708926ed7a8936a9a64NEW YORK (AP) — Police commissioner: 2 NYC officers killed in cruiser 'were, quite simply, assassinated'aGeneral newsAssassinationsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58ad7f19fab24708926ed7a8936a9a64Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:46:10 GMTConnaughton, No. 21 Notre Dame beat Purdue 94-63http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f63820b1df74df08e823fd140add71aINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pat Connaughton had 19 points and 14 rebounds, leading No. 21 Notre Dame over Purdue 94-63 Saturday in the Crossroads Classic.sSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f63820b1df74df08e823fd140add71aSun, 21 Dec 2014 01:57:10 GMTAustralian woman charged with murder of 8 childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f38d28337eaa476ca89854ce84da66e4SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.By KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeAustraliaSydneyOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f38d28337eaa476ca89854ce84da66e4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:07:58 GMTHoltby, Backstrom lead Capitals past Devilshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0f6efc1410b46ecb8ed237fa80799d4NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Braden Holtby made 21 saves, Nicklas Backstrom had two goals and an assist and the Washington Capitals continued to roll with a 4-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.By TOM CANAVANsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0f6efc1410b46ecb8ed237fa80799d4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:44:08 GMTAP sources: 2nd NYC cop killed in ambush shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dcbeddffd540d7bda86eb5b9349083NEW YORK (AP) — An armed man walked up to two New York Police Department officers sitting inside a patrol car and opened fire Saturday afternoon, shooting both of them fatally before running into a nearby subway station and committing suicide, police said.By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsViolent crimeSuicidesCrimeNew YorkNew York CityBrooklynUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6dcbeddffd540d7bda86eb5b9349083Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:15:52 GMT2 NYC officers dead in ambush shooting in cruiserhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f6fe2fae8224ff7ae370f8b021cced7NEW YORK (AP) — An armed man walked up to two New York Police Department officers sitting inside a patrol car and opened fire Saturday afternoon, shooting both of them fatally before running into a nearby subway station and committing suicide, police said.By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsViolent crimeSuicidesCrimeNew YorkNew York CityBrooklynUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f6fe2fae8224ff7ae370f8b021cced7Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:55:08 GMTBruce Ellington scores pair of second-quarter TDshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e58559c55b8b4486abbdc0f8973c5b20SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Antoine Bethea had a 49-yard interception return for his first career touchdown on Philip Rivers' second pick of the game, and the San Francisco 49ers led the San Diego Chargers 28-7 at halftime Saturday night.By JANIE McCAULEYsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballSan DiegoSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e58559c55b8b4486abbdc0f8973c5b20Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:05:14 GMTPouliot scores in debut, Pens beat Panthers 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843c862b6eff4a959b1327264c93277dPITTSBURGH (AP) — Derrick Pouliot scored in his NHL debut and Sidney Crosby ended his drought with a third-period goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins in their 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.By DAN SCIFOsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyPittsburghFloridaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843c862b6eff4a959b1327264c93277dSun, 21 Dec 2014 03:34:01 GMTKentucky scores first 24 points, beats UCLA 83-44http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6d6dda483ff4999a32c74e3d4257df6CHICAGO (AP) — No. 1 Kentucky made it look so easy that coach John Calipari felt the need to point out he had actual human beings on the court.By ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsKentuckyIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6d6dda483ff4999a32c74e3d4257df6Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:39:28 GMTPolice commissioner: Killer of 2 NYC cops shot his ex-girlfriend early Saturday in Baltimorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e49cbd520212437a8c6b0c7d857dfce4NEW YORK (AP) — Police commissioner: Killer of 2 NYC cops shot his ex-girlfriend early Saturday in Baltimore.aGeneral newsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e49cbd520212437a8c6b0c7d857dfce4Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:49:35 GMTPolice commissioner: Killer of 2 NYC cops made Instagram posts that were 'very anti-police'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17385988b4b54c1a9938f7c6c37c7ae6NEW YORK (AP) — Police commissioner: Killer of 2 NYC cops made Instagram posts that were 'very anti-police'aGeneral newsSocial mediaPoliceOnline mediaMediaLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17385988b4b54c1a9938f7c6c37c7ae6Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:01:23 GMTTanguay scores 2, Avalanche beat Sabres 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d94a35b4daf487982d299224bf6cac7BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Tanguay scored twice, Calvin Pickard made 28 saves and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 on Saturday night.By NICK MENDOLAsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d94a35b4daf487982d299224bf6cac7Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:43:25 GMTBratton: Cop killer made anti-police online postshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc3361f945794321bb3e89dcb488f36cNEW YORK (AP) — New York City's police commissioner says the gunman who ambushed and killed two police officers had made online posts that were "very anti-police."By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc3361f945794321bb3e89dcb488f36cSun, 21 Dec 2014 01:11:44 GMTNo. 16 Oregon St women coast past Nevada 73-50http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7122a944ec84cd6ace4b16bf7acfae0NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Gabriella Hanson scored 16 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out five assists to lead No. 16 Oregon State to a 73-50 win Saturday night over Nevada in the closing round of the New Orleans Shootout.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsNevadaOregonNew OrleansUnited StatesNorth AmericaLouisianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7122a944ec84cd6ace4b16bf7acfae0Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:15:51 GMT