FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:09:46 -08:00Citigroup blocks fantasy sports transactions in New Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91eb1d6e15ee4e2fb76775f6da881db1Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:43:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — As daily fantasy sports websites face increased legal scrutiny, the world's biggest credit-card lender is blocking transactions by New York residents on the country's two biggest sites.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91eb1d6e15ee4e2fb76775f6da881db1APNewsBreak: AP source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fae7911ff7cb42408abb98defa0e4f10Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:03:42 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fae7911ff7cb42408abb98defa0e4f10Officials working to determine cause of NYC crane collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/847ca21e13a545d88b9aa13b6205f105Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:32:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered to safety during strong winds came crashing down onto a New York City street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars. Three other people were hurt by debris, two of them seriously. But city officials said it could have been much worse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/847ca21e13a545d88b9aa13b6205f105AP NewsBreak: AP source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c208bb71269141bb98e7d148d15dd8d0Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:34:44 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c208bb71269141bb98e7d148d15dd8d0Police believe 6 found dead in Chicago home were targetedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db9c701313a64ead9583ae76bfe00a66Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:04:58 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police said late Friday they believe six family members found dead in their southwest side home were killed in a "targeted incident," though they're still trying to determine a possible motive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db9c701313a64ead9583ae76bfe00a66UN chief: 34 groups now allied to Islamic State extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10e73419d1a64d8fa632bab03b4a4fbfSat, 06 Feb 2016 04:03:27 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Thirty-four militant groups from around the world had reportedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State extremist group as of mid-December — and that number will only grow in 2016, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in a report Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10e73419d1a64d8fa632bab03b4a4fbfNuggets rally for win after Bulls lose Butler to injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef3a68964cdc41a482c7c95e2afa0db0Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:17:42 GMTDENVER (AP) — Danilo Gallinari scored 33 points Friday night, and the Denver Nuggets rallied for a 115-110 victory against Chicago after the Bulls lost All-Star Jimmy Butler to a sprained left knee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef3a68964cdc41a482c7c95e2afa0db0Strong quake hits Taiwan, killing 5 and injuring 318http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bb6489aa4e4469c986e5ed320b5df07Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:22:01 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday, collapsing two high-rise residential towers and killing at least five people and injuring hundreds. More than 220 people were pulled out from rubble, as rescuers raced against time to find dozens of others unaccounted for.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bb6489aa4e4469c986e5ed320b5df07Firebrand monks a powerful force in Myanmar despite setbackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6bcc339f37c4c96b1b3b2e52e91486cSat, 06 Feb 2016 05:10:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Dark-skinned and bearded men jump a young woman after she prays at a Buddhist shrine. They push her to the ground and rape her. Then they cut off her ear and slit her throat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6bcc339f37c4c96b1b3b2e52e91486cIn Brazil, pregnant women urged to be cautious with a kisshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95c6a1c0347246bda2d39558db48767fSat, 06 Feb 2016 04:26:03 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a sign of mounting global concern over the Zika virus, health officials on Friday warned pregnant women to think twice about the lips they kiss and called on men to use condoms with pregnant partners if they have visited countries where the virus is present.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95c6a1c0347246bda2d39558db48767fKarlsson snaps slump, Blue Jackets beat Flames 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8aa55992a4e4fb8a2d955884ecce08eSat, 06 Feb 2016 05:14:01 GMTCALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Columbus rookie William Karlsson broke out of a slump with two goals to lead the surging Blue Jackets to a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8aa55992a4e4fb8a2d955884ecce08eMissouri lawmaker ends restraining order after alleged fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b266fee5b4b246a6959db77f5a80f229Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:03:52 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri lawmaker has dropped a restraining order he had obtained against a colleague with whom he says he got into a fistfight.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b266fee5b4b246a6959db77f5a80f229Green scores 16 points and Grizzlies hold off Knicks 91-85http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59a3206dd0c647f0b3e3c66c39cd062bSat, 06 Feb 2016 03:38:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Green scored 16 points, including two free throws with 6.2 seconds left, to help the Memphis Grizzlies hold off the New York Knicks 91-85 on Friday night for their fifth straight win.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59a3206dd0c647f0b3e3c66c39cd062bFuneral held for jump shot pioneer Kenny Sailorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eda9e74d3464eeab477d747505f17abSat, 06 Feb 2016 04:46:20 GMTLARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Kenny Sailors, the college basketball Hall of Famer credited by some with being the first to use the modern jump shot, was remembered at his funeral as a deeply religious man who inspired others to always do their best.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eda9e74d3464eeab477d747505f17abDucks beat Coyotes 5-2 for 6th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be050f75ddde4b638df2dea8613622ceSat, 06 Feb 2016 06:16:48 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry and Andrew Cogliano scored less than two minutes apart early in the third period to break open a tie game, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Friday night for their season-high sixth straight victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be050f75ddde4b638df2dea8613622ceJohnny Manziel's father worried quarterback self-destructinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d45f1c17374ae1ac6ae5f440c3408dSat, 06 Feb 2016 05:11:39 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — With Johnny Manziel's professional career in doubt and his personal life crumbling, his father fears for the troubled quarterback's safety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7d45f1c17374ae1ac6ae5f440c3408dHurricanes score 4 goals in first, hold on to beat Jets 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a03544b6c714fd2b8b70aa12f1d5940Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:25:08 GMTWINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Phillip Di Giuseppe, Andrej Nestrasil, Jordan Staal and Justin Faulk scored in the first period, and the Carolina Hurricanes held on for a 5-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a03544b6c714fd2b8b70aa12f1d5940Spurs hand Mavs largest halftime deficit in 116-90 blowouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91030f238f274b129449059e7e70cad6Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:14:07 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 16 of his 23 points in the first half and the San Antonio Spurs handed Dallas its largest halftime deficit in franchise history in a 116-90 blowout of the Mavericks on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91030f238f274b129449059e7e70cad6Analysis: AP bureau chiefs in Koreas on planned launchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c249713ff1104587b6dbee19e656294aSat, 06 Feb 2016 06:24:45 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It's another big, splashy step for the North Korean government: a planned rocket launch the world will see as a banned test of long-range missile technology that comes only weeks after testing what it said was a hydrogen bomb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c249713ff1104587b6dbee19e656294aBradley's 3-pointer at horn gives Celtics 104-103 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e5cdc4dd93d496faf64f9b24c449c27Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:24:25 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Once he got control of the ball and let his shot fly, Avery Bradley prepared to get mobbed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e5cdc4dd93d496faf64f9b24c449c27Angelina Jolie's film 'Unbroken' finally opens in Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aa7bfc2dd17460b84ea3cd0fa2b196fSat, 06 Feb 2016 06:50:11 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" has opened more than a year after the rest of the world in Japan, the country where the main character endures as a prisoner of war and where some have called for a boycott of the movie.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aa7bfc2dd17460b84ea3cd0fa2b196fWeisner leads No. 9 Oregon St over No. 24 Washington 61-53http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98da50266014da3bbc2c757b4a3b647Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:31:22 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Senior Jamie Weisner scored 21 points to lead No. 9 Oregon State to its ninth straight win, 61-53 over No. 24 Washington on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f98da50266014da3bbc2c757b4a3b647Bhutan's queen gives birth to a baby boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0fef8da152d4b399e0e23a7da4242d1Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:38:26 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — The tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan has a new crown prince.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0fef8da152d4b399e0e23a7da4242d1New England digs out from first big snowfall of seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a704f13d3fa4ca781306bd57f4da825Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:22:58 GMTBOSTON (AP) — New England is digging out from its first big snowfall of the season that dumped more than a foot in some places and left tens of thousands of homes and businesses without power, as forecasters eye another potential winter storm early next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a704f13d3fa4ca781306bd57f4da825APNewsBreak: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dae03050b37947e98d68c4d49fd29bfeSat, 06 Feb 2016 05:42:38 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dae03050b37947e98d68c4d49fd29bfe5 dead, hundreds rescued and injured as quake rattles Taiwanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb13a4c3bc594dbfb84464970fa94087Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:07:13 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — A powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday, collapsing a high-rise residential complex and killing at least five people and injuring hundreds. At least 230 people were pulled out from rubble, as rescuers raced against time to find dozens of others unaccounted for.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb13a4c3bc594dbfb84464970fa94087Undefeated Mexico tops Puerto Rico in Caribbean serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/429750aa37e14dad9418e5ce31403b40Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:36:17 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Outfielders Jeremias Pineda and Justin Greene had RBI doubles during a six-run eighth inning, and Mexico's undefeated Mazatlan Venados beat Puerto Rico's Santurce Cangrejeros 8-4 on Friday night to clinch the top seed in the semifinals of the Caribbean Series.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/429750aa37e14dad9418e5ce31403b40Balance lifts No. 25 Stanford women over California 60-55http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab0fe90371742a8add9c7ee93009c54Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:07:28 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Erica McCall led a balanced attack with 14 points and 10 rebounds and No. 15 Stanford defeated rival California for the second time this week, 60-55 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cab0fe90371742a8add9c7ee93009c54Jazz pull away in fourth quarter for 84-81 win over Buckshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf478d1e0482403ab78c14e126c791e9Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:05:32 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rodney Hood scored 23 points and the Utah Jazz pulled away late in an 84-81 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night despite an ugly offensive performance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf478d1e0482403ab78c14e126c791e9The Latest: Death toll rises to 7 in Taiwan quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4096cc2a1d5842d1954d0d9aae8d72d7Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:07:15 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — The Latest on a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in southern Taiwan (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4096cc2a1d5842d1954d0d9aae8d72d7Top UN human rights official arrives in Sri Lankahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd7694b44bc14c41a8a9acfdabc52af1Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:24:36 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The top U.N. human rights official arrived Saturday in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd7694b44bc14c41a8a9acfdabc52af1Dave Mirra, who broke barriers on a BMX bike, dies at 41http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfdc67a9cb7a4c04a1dc946cd88ec28eSat, 06 Feb 2016 06:52:51 GMTDave Mirra did things few people could on a BMX bike, using a combination of natural ability, fearlessness and innovation to take the sport to places many never thought possible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfdc67a9cb7a4c04a1dc946cd88ec28eCoast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d0c2597827d41229fc123c1d1a9e746Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:54:39 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d0c2597827d41229fc123c1d1a9e746Police: Woman killed after school bus jumps curb in Brooklynhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82252273713e43bc8804aef9800e1fadSat, 06 Feb 2016 05:47:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say a school bus jumped a curb in New York City, hitting and killing a woman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82252273713e43bc8804aef9800e1fadThe Latest: Death toll in south Taiwan quake rises to 5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/507d2f1f9bac421daab2c4cad6eb4e9fSat, 06 Feb 2016 03:36:47 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Latest on a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in southern Taiwan (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/507d2f1f9bac421daab2c4cad6eb4e9fDrivers beware: Famous LA bridge has begun coming downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/863dbf9019c5422492ffb06be275cf5bSat, 06 Feb 2016 06:21:25 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Like a bad love song, the weekend demolition of a bridge made famous by the movies is killing the traffic mood in Los Angeles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/863dbf9019c5422492ffb06be275cf5bWhiteside gets triple-double as Heat hold off Hornetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e70ac931b3486993224ec7bc301b05Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:16:11 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside did his part to prevent the Charlotte Hornets from scoring inside.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e70ac931b3486993224ec7bc301b05Johnson, Nets have season-best night in beating Kingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac083492c8884be5b5503ca2f211cdf3Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:29:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Joe Johnson and the Nets kept pouring it on in their best performance of the season, though the Kings' problems went beyond their defense.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac083492c8884be5b5503ca2f211cdf32 planes collide midair, plunge into ocean off Los Angeleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cf05d173ed04ac5aea28a13637631c8Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:02:01 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Two small planes collided over the ocean just outside Los Angeles Harbor and plunged into the water Friday, prompting a massive search by dozens of boats and divers. As darkness fell there was no sign of survivors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cf05d173ed04ac5aea28a13637631c8The Latest: Browns owner reached out Manziel, no responsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07614d8978aa4e8389f2c501fba108eaSat, 06 Feb 2016 04:59:07 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on troubled quarterback Johnny Manziel (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07614d8978aa4e8389f2c501fba108eaHempen leads No. 8 Arizona State over No. 14 UCLA 65-61http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/900fb416a9604972a6a8e44f7b3017cdSat, 06 Feb 2016 03:38:24 GMTTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Katie Hempen became No. 8 Arizona State's career leader in 3-pointers made and her 20 points Friday night helped the Sun Devils recover from blowing a big lead to beat No. 14 UCLA 65-61.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/900fb416a9604972a6a8e44f7b3017cdFour-country talks resume on path to Afghan peacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4c6ec1e65dc4cda8c47ed01702dd4b8Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:48:49 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan have launched their third round of talks aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4c6ec1e65dc4cda8c47ed01702dd4b8Joseph Gordon-Levitt gets some roast with his Hasty Puddinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0666ea68d4954ec79c6242dd1635e495Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:02:50 GMTCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Joseph Gordon-Levitt has gotten a little roast along with his pudding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0666ea68d4954ec79c6242dd1635e495Jozy Altidore scores on late header, US beats Canada 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c289c4cb5547e8ace569cf05416593Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:47:43 GMTCARSON, Calif. (AP) — With only minutes to spare, Jozy Altidore made sure the United States left its year-opening training camp with an encouraging result.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7c289c4cb5547e8ace569cf05416593Man who gave name to "Peanuts'" Linus dies at age 90http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7694ee3e0b024df6bf5adfc657ddb3cdSat, 06 Feb 2016 04:36:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his "Peanuts" comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7694ee3e0b024df6bf5adfc657ddb3cd7 dead, hundreds rescued and injured as quake rattles Taiwanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965c6fea242c487a9f6e8e5d9c68f786Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:57:53 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers raced to find survivors after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday, collapsing a high-rise residential complex and killing at least seven people, sending scores to hospital and leaving about a couple dozen missing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965c6fea242c487a9f6e8e5d9c68f786The Latest: Facebook activates 'safety check' for Taiwanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6301186ee4f8457282c9934cf7bc81d7Sat, 06 Feb 2016 04:55:19 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Latest on a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in southern Taiwan (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6301186ee4f8457282c9934cf7bc81d7Woman killed by Phoenix-area police had popular online videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0805c804e48f4444aac3da347b27352dSat, 06 Feb 2016 05:16:49 GMTMESA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in a Phoenix suburb shot and killed a knife-wielding woman whose struggles with Asperger's syndrome went viral last year when she posted an online video showing her service dog comforting her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0805c804e48f4444aac3da347b27352d3 people believed aboard 2 planes that collided off LAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04f5f5f23491437788614df5539dd612Sat, 06 Feb 2016 06:18:12 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Two small planes with three people believed to be aboard collided over the ocean just outside the port of Los Angeles, prompting a massive search by dozens of boats and divers. There was no sign of survivors after hours of searching.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04f5f5f23491437788614df5539dd612The Latest: 3 people likely aboard 2 planes that collidedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/720b1afb4adc4bcb83f76a310f2e73caSat, 06 Feb 2016 06:00:09 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a midair collision between two small planes (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/720b1afb4adc4bcb83f76a310f2e73ca