FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 18 Apr 2015 18:49:27 -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 GMTRookie G Darling to start for Blackhawks in Game 3 vs Preds (AP) — Rookie Scott Darling will start in goal in place of Corey Crawford for the Blackhawks against the Predators in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series.By MATT CARLSONsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 19:56:34 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 GMTPhillies snap 6-game skid, defeat Nationals 5-3 (AP) — Odubel Herrera had three hits and scored twice, Aaron Harang pitched six innings and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a six-game losing streak with a 5-3 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday.By HARVEY VALENTINEsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sports, 18 Apr 2015 21:12:32 GMTTime plus distance help some Oklahoma City victims move on CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City bombing thrust Diane Koch into the life of a crime victim's advocate for 13 years, until she realized she had to leave the state to start a new chapter of life.By TIM TALLEYaGeneral newsCrimeBombingsOklahomaOklahoma CityUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 20:07:46 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 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 00:48:56 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 GMTMan who went on 9-day killing spree in 1977 denied parole ANA, Calif. (AP) — A convicted California serial killer who went on a nine-day rampage that claimed the lives of four people has been denied parole and cannot reapply for seven years.aGeneral newsCrimeCaliforniaSanta AnaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 21:12:40 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 StatesArkansasHopeOhioLouisianaNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 19:59:30 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 GMTDifferent paths to peace after Oklahoma City bombing CITY (AP) — Time has healed some wounds for relatives of those killed in the Oklahoma City bombing 20 years ago this weekend, but some have found that moving on meant moving away.By TIM TALLEYaGeneral newsBombingsOklahoma CityOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 20:05:13 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 NHL draft lottery and the right to select Erie Otters star center Connor McDavid with the top pick.By JOHN WAWROWsSportsSports transactionsNHL Entry DraftStanley Cup PlayoffsMen's sportsLotteriesMen's hockeyCollege hockeyHockeyProfessional hockeySports businessEventsGeneral newsCollege sportsOntarioBuffaloEdmontonCanadaNorth AmericaNew YorkUnited StatesAlberta, 19 Apr 2015 00:41:42 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 GMTAbreu, LaRoche lead White Sox to 12-3 win against Tigers (AP) — Jose Abreu hit a grand slam, Adam LaRoche added a three-run homer and four RBIs, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 12-3 on Saturday.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsDetroitMichiganIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 20:23:11 GMTCharges dismissed against Missouri officer in shooting CITY, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed charges against a Missouri police officer who was indicted in the nonfatal shooting of a man during an arrest last summer, saying they wouldn't have been able to get a conviction.By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTHaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderKansas CityMissouriKansasUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 19:58:14 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 GMTEx-boxing champ Wilfredo Gomez detained, but no charges JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Former three-time boxing champion Wilfredo Gomez will not face any charges after police detained him Saturday while investigating allegations of domestic violence, authorities said.iGeneral newsSportsArrestsBoxingLaw and orderCrimeSan JuanPuerto RicoCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbean, 18 Apr 2015 20:37:19 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 GMTLA Kings' Jarret Stoll released after arrest in Las Vegas VEGAS (AP) — Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll has been released from jail after his arrest on a felony drug charge at a Las Vegas resort.aGeneral newsSportsSports transactionsDrug-related crimeCelebrityCrimeArrestsSports businessEntertainmentArts and entertainmentProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsLaw and orderLas VegasEdmontonNevadaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAlbertaCanada, 18 Apr 2015 20:15:15 GMTFla. Panhandle police: Man with gun fatally shot by officers CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida's Panhandle say a man has died after being shot by a police officer.aGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPanama CityFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 20:31:32 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 GMTPope hopes Milan world's fair will help environmental effort CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says Milan's world's fair, which opens on May 1, can inspire decision-makers to help save the "health of the planet that God entrusted to the care of the human race."iGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsVatican CityItalyMilanWestern EuropeEurope, 18 Apr 2015 20:01:16 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 GMTVictims of California gas-line blast released from hospital, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say four of the 11 people injured during a natural gas pipeline blast at a sheriff's gun range in Central California have been released from the hospital.By SCOTT SMITH and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZaGeneral newsExplosionsTransportationTrafficAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaFresnoUnited StatesNorth AmericaSan Francisco, 18 Apr 2015 19:45:56 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 00:47:51 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 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 GMTPolice: Officers kill man who charged at them near St. Louis, Mo. (AP) — Authorities said Saturday that police officers shot and killed a suburban St. Louis man after he charged at them with a knife.aGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 18 Apr 2015 20:21:23 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 GMTFox hires Pete Rose as special guest analyst YORK (AP) — Pete Rose is getting closer to the game as he awaits a ruling on his reinstatement request.eArts and entertainmentSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sports, 18 Apr 2015 20:49:24 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 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 00:32:29 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