FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:22:45 -0700Hudson makes case for D-backs' rotation in loss to Rockieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33ba53d14bde4c5d878f52b4bcddfdbfSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Daniel Hudson looked strong in a short outing, showing both sides of the argument on whether he should start or relieve for the Arizona Diamondbacks in their 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies in a split-squad game Sunday.By MIKE CRANSTONsSportsMLB Spring TrainingEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33ba53d14bde4c5d878f52b4bcddfdbfSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:27:15 GMTFinal Four bid at stake as Maryland faces Tennesseehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df79b08d8f83401297d361bfb3926f05SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The expectation was placed on Holly Warlick the moment she was named as Pat Summitt's successor at Tennessee.By TIM BOOTHsSportsNCAA Women's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballWomen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsTennesseeMarylandWashingtonSpokaneUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df79b08d8f83401297d361bfb3926f05Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:19:29 GMTDavis leads Pelicans past sinking Timberwolves 110-88http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7979f61f670848519d79cbb0ce648ea4NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis had 28 points and nine rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 110-88 on Sunday.By BRETT MARTELsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballNew OrleansMinnesotaLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7979f61f670848519d79cbb0ce648ea4Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:49:07 GMTFlowers, Kottaras get key doubles as White Sox beat Indianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de24e9a38c1c4b5ea6acd03830f39b02GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Tyler Flowers and George Kottaras had key doubles in Chicago's three-run fourth inning, spoiling T.J. House's day after he was told he earned a spot in Cleveland's rotation as the White Sox beat the Indians 4-1 on Sunday.By GARY SCHATZsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de24e9a38c1c4b5ea6acd03830f39b02Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:37:54 GMTAfter uproar, Utah restaurant statue loses prominent featurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94109e70bd924dfeb38795b4f4c54f90HURRICANE, Utah (AP) — The small southern Utah town of Hurricane might become a little quieter after a statue of a copper bull lost its most prominent private feature this weekend.aGeneral newsOdditiesRestaurantsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessFood and drinkLifestyleUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94109e70bd924dfeb38795b4f4c54f90Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:49:06 GMTHundreds celebrate, 3 arrested after MSU Final Four advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd4debbe0dd8423689c9efa1f1cad7afEAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan State University students and fans have gathered outside an off-campus apartment complex to celebrate the Spartans' victory over Louisville that advanced them to the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.aGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's sportsCollege sportsMen's basketballArrestsCollege basketballEventsBasketballLaw and orderCrimeMichiganLansingUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd4debbe0dd8423689c9efa1f1cad7afSun, 29 Mar 2015 22:50:09 GMTBoston officer improving after surgery to remove bullethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d7fe39535ec4c3eb5772408c664e654BOSTON (AP) — A decorated Boston police officer shot point-blank in the face by a suspect was in stable condition at a hospital Sunday and improving after surgery to remove a bullet lodged below his ear, police said.aGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d7fe39535ec4c3eb5772408c664e654Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:32:00 GMTJimmy Walker wins hometown Texas Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/668850a924d94f72910788a25c5f8a7cSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard.By TIM PRICEsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/668850a924d94f72910788a25c5f8a7cSun, 29 Mar 2015 22:42:15 GMTDavid Frost wins Champions Tour event in Mississippihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b9bf4865e54c638b6e31a13d83d725SAUCIER, Miss. (AP) — David Frost survived a one-stroke penalty on the par-3 17th hole Sunday to win the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic for his sixth Champions Tour title.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfMississippiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46b9bf4865e54c638b6e31a13d83d725Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:29:34 GMTKelly Kraft wins Web.com Tour's Louisiana Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da5a3ba544204583a698e7760d4fdc83BROUSSARD, La. (AP) — Kelly Kraft won the Louisiana Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 for a one-stroke victory at Le Triomphe.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da5a3ba544204583a698e7760d4fdc83Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:10:44 GMTA-Rod debut at first base as Yanks beat Astros 7-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df5ce3fb2d474f6d96c44604618f3d9cKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez played first base for the first time in his professional career Sunday, handling three chances in three innings during the New York Yankees' 7-0 win over the Houston Astros.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsNew York CityFloridaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df5ce3fb2d474f6d96c44604618f3d9cSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:44:32 GMTAir Canada plane skids off Halifax runway after hard landinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fec87756d984a68b03b32c04750746eHALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — An Air Canada plane made a hard landing short of the runway at the Halifax airport during a snowstorm, crashing into a bank of antennas and shearing off its main landing gear, nose cone, and an engine as it skidded on its belly, officials said. The airline said Sunday that 25 people were taken to hospitals for observation and treatment of minor injuries.iGeneral newsWeatherHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessNova ScotiaCanadaHalifax Regional MunicipalityTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fec87756d984a68b03b32c04750746eSun, 29 Mar 2015 22:21:17 GMTNASCAR driver Kyle Larson ruled out of Sprint Cup racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99a4df4311344520bb57ee9bc385cc1bMARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kyle Larson watched Sunday's NASCAR race on a laptop in a hospital after failing to get medical clearance to drive after fainting during an autograph session.By HANK KURZ Jr.sSportsMen's sportsAutomobile racingHealthNASCARVirginiaNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99a4df4311344520bb57ee9bc385cc1bSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:21:16 GMTNolasco allows 4 runs as Twins beat Orioles' split squad 6-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c55d1e7c26b4f53905e008adee240c0SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco allowed four runs in six innings as the Minnesota Twins beat a Baltimore Orioles' split squad 6-5 on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingAthlete injuriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSarasotaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c55d1e7c26b4f53905e008adee240c0Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:05:24 GMTLeading suspect in Tunisia museum attack killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70266a3fb62d4e869f31d37d99336b27TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian security forces decimated the leadership of a Tunisian jihadi group linked to al-Qaida's North African branch, including the man identified as the "operational chief" of the attack this month on the National Bardo Museum that killed 22 people, mostly foreign tourists, the interior minister said Sunday.Associated PressiGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestCrimeNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsTunisiaAlgeriaNorth AfricaMiddle EastAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70266a3fb62d4e869f31d37d99336b27Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:27:04 GMTPolice: Body found 3 days after NYC blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fbb4b86eec44ddd8ca7886068da8a50NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers found a body Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersMissing personsAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fbb4b86eec44ddd8ca7886068da8a50Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:17:38 GMTArab summit: Yemen airstrikes to go on until rebels withdrawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cb7350c61c0468aa0db047b176c63feSHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.By HAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsSummitsInternational incidentsEvacuationsWar and unrestMilitant groupsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsYemenMiddle EastIranSaudi ArabiaPakistanSanaaUnited StatesRiyadhEgyptSouth AsiaIraqAsiaNorth AmericaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cb7350c61c0468aa0db047b176c63feSun, 29 Mar 2015 20:02:16 GMTMiller solidifies Braves' spot in 4-2 loss to Pirateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c62f1e286b34539bcb87f8dccd83fb9KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Shelby Miller is settling in quite nicely with his new team.By JEFF BERLINICKEsSportsSports transactionsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSports businessEventsFloridaBradentonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c62f1e286b34539bcb87f8dccd83fb9Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:41:27 GMTMore restrictive spring break pondered after party shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa05df0260674cdead765bbd8911d65bPANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A house party that dissolved into a hail of gunfire and left seven young people hurt has officials on the Florida Panhandle pondering what to do with a spring break season they say has gotten out of control.By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL and MATT SEDENSKYaGeneral newsViolent crimeMunicipal governmentsCrimeLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsPanama CityFloridaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa05df0260674cdead765bbd8911d65bSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:49:44 GMTDuke back in Final Four after 66-52 win over Gonzagahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c0b80c722ff4a75ac34f5e569f1d170HOUSTON (AP) — A special group of freshmen is taking Duke and Coach K back to the NCAA Final Four.By STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballMen's basketballCoachingEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsTexasHoustonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c0b80c722ff4a75ac34f5e569f1d170Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:28:38 GMTUtley homers twice for Phillies in 4-4 tie with Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86eb58f1b7f4482c9aea7e5a75337bd5CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Chase Utley hit his first two home runs of spring training and drove in three runs for the Philadelphia Phillies in a 4-4 tie against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsAthlete healthPhiladelphiaFloridaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86eb58f1b7f4482c9aea7e5a75337bd5Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:00:34 GMTRollins helps Dodgers beat Rangers 10-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09b8711b80d847ff9ce60ac874644518GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimmy Rollins hit a leadoff double in Los Angeles' five-run third inning, and a split-squad of Dodgers beat the Texas Rangers 10-5 in spring training on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09b8711b80d847ff9ce60ac874644518Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:24:07 GMTTony winner and Neil Simon director Gene Saks dies at 93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f2aed3958b4a89826b3b86a8c0abc8NEW YORK (AP) — Gene Saks, a prolific actor-director who teamed with playwright and fellow New Yorker Neil Simon on hit Broadway and movie productions of such Simon comedies as "The Odd Couple" and "Brighton Beach Memoirs," has died. He was 93.By MARK KENNEDYeArts and entertainmentMoviesObituariesEntertainmentPerforming artsNew York CityBrooklynNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f2aed3958b4a89826b3b86a8c0abc8Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:37:08 GMTSerena Williams beats 15-year-old Bellis 6-1, 6-1 in Miamihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83bbdb862924fa5801dd164c710a357KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Seven-time champion Serena Williams needed only 41 minutes to beat 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday in the third round of the Miami Open.By STEVEN WINEsSportsWomen's tennisMen's tennisMen's sportsTennisWomen's sportsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f83bbdb862924fa5801dd164c710a357Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:30:50 GMTAir Canada plane makes hard landing short of Halifax runwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a837f6091843feaaf483fbd2159d67HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — An Air Canada plane made a hard landing short of the runway at the Halifax airport during a snowstorm, crashing into a bank of antennas and shearing off its main landing gear, nose cone, and an engine as it skidded on its belly, officials said. The airline said Sunday that 25 people were taken to hospitals for observation and treatment of minor injuries.iGeneral newsWeatherIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessHealth care industryNova ScotiaCanadaHalifax Regional MunicipalityTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18a837f6091843feaaf483fbd2159d67Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:56:04 GMTNYC police: 2nd body found in rubble 3 days after apparent gas explosion at apartment buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c66c5c4f317422bb62105222756790cNEW YORK (AP) — NYC police: 2nd body found in rubble 3 days after apparent gas explosion at apartment building.aGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c66c5c4f317422bb62105222756790cSun, 29 Mar 2015 20:42:24 GMTMarquis solid, Cron hits 3rd HR as Reds beat Angelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9529284cbf46430197e24a222ba88f35TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati right-hander Jason Marquis continued his strong comeback with six good innings in the Reds' 8-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.By JIM RICHARDSsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9529284cbf46430197e24a222ba88f35Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:57:05 GMTArab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cef205b886441358c46c36638470c82SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.By HAMZA HENDAWIiGeneral newsInternational incidentsDiplomacyEvacuationsWar and unrestMilitant groupsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsYemenMiddle EastIranSaudi ArabiaLebanonPakistanSanaaUnited StatesRiyadhEgyptSouth AsiaIraqAsiaNorth AmericaNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cef205b886441358c46c36638470c82Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:08:33 GMTDestiny's Child reunites at Stellar Gospel Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea3359d35aa04a73bb032f11f476c4e8LAS VEGAS (AP) — A reunited Destiny's Child took the stage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Saturday as singer Erica Campbell took home six awards, including the night's top honor.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea3359d35aa04a73bb032f11f476c4e8Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:21:16 GMTHundreds celebrate, 4 arrested after MSU Final Four advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19ab7aa4a1374ca4996dcc0801d3709eEAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan State University students and fans have gathered outside an off-campus apartment complex to celebrate the Spartans' victory over Louisville that advanced them to the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.aGeneral newsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipMen's sportsCollege sportsMen's basketballArrestsCollege basketballEventsBasketballLaw and orderCrimeMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19ab7aa4a1374ca4996dcc0801d3709eSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:05:22 GMTGraveman pitches into 7th inning as A's beat Brewers 7-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3eb4f80f4048449898db346a82a2e4a3PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Kendall Graveman continued his impressive spring with 6 1-3 innings of three-hit ball, further staking his claim to a spot in the Athletics' rotation and leading Oakland to a 7-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.By JOSE M. ROMEROsSportsAthlete injuriesMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsEventsArizonaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3eb4f80f4048449898db346a82a2e4a3Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:16:08 GMTNCAA Final Four set: Kentucky vs. Wisconsin, Michigan State vs. Dukehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba81e5ecc054f269187c5861348252eINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NCAA Final Four set: Kentucky vs. Wisconsin, Michigan State vs. Duke.sGeneral newsSportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ba81e5ecc054f269187c5861348252eSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:09:08 GMTOvechkin, Chimera score 2 each in Caps' win over Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb9391943fd4a0481da4eeb3cd77918NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason Chimera added two goals in the third period to rally the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.By IRA PODELLsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fb9391943fd4a0481da4eeb3cd77918Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:40:00 GMTAmerican regional English dictionary running low on moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c4b66d15e044358720b6806e2f717bMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin project that shows regional differences in how Americans use the English language is running low on money.aGeneral newsHealthFinancial crisisEconomyBusinessFinancial marketsMadisonWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08c4b66d15e044358720b6806e2f717bSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:18:33 GMTJames scores 20 and Cavaliers slip past 76ers 87-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dfd8942ee8747d683d595412c221cf3CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored 20 points, Kyrie Irving added 17 and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for an 87-86 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dfd8942ee8747d683d595412c221cf3Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:23:36 GMTMontana ski area back in operation after Saturday evacuationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ced6b62185f463dad9dd82c4f494328RED LODGE, Mont. (AP) — A southern Montana ski area resumed normal operations Sunday and weather conditions improved, allowing firefighters to attack wildfires that ignited the previous day in the state and northern Wyoming.aGeneral newsEvacuationsAccidents and disastersFiresNatural disastersWeatherMountainsEnvironment and natureMontanaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ced6b62185f463dad9dd82c4f494328Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:52:50 GMTCanada's Sue Kim wins Symetra Tour eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82d0af482b9944ec96f2549e58580e91LAKE WALES, Fla. (AP) — Sue Kim won the Symetra Tour's Florida's Natural Charity Classic on Sunday, leading a Canadian sweep of the first three places.sSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentCanadaFloridaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82d0af482b9944ec96f2549e58580e91Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:35:35 GMTNets keep up playoff push, beat Lakers for 3rd straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd4586021a1f4198a0412c419f80fe58NEW YORK (AP) — Alan Anderson patrolled the locker room area in a Michigan State hat, screaming "Spartan!" so loudly that his teammates wondered how they could live with him for the next week.By BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballEventsProfessional basketballBasketballBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd4586021a1f4198a0412c419f80fe58Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:00:40 GMTKemp homers as Padres beat Mariners 8-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17843017175b41cf904078f060f1ec94PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Matt Kemp and Wil Myers homered, leading the San Diego Padres to an 8-5 exhibition win against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.sSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17843017175b41cf904078f060f1ec94Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:32:08 GMTSpartans Final Four-bound after 76-70 OT win over Louisvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/883183a01ddd455593a772684ee9cc9fSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Travis Trice vowed a day earlier that he wasn't going to cry should the Michigan State Spartans continue their improbable run to the Final Four.By JOHN WAWROWsSportsNCAA Men's Division I Basketball ChampionshipCollege basketballMen's basketballEventsBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsProfessional footballFootballMichiganLouisvilleNew YorkSyracuseUnited StatesNorth AmericaKentuckyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/883183a01ddd455593a772684ee9cc9fSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:19:14 GMTPolice: 2 bodies found in NYC building explosion rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33399052d0ec49d5b3dae940f12702d0NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers found two bodies Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind when three apartment buildings collapsed during an apparent gas explosion and fire in Manhattan's East Village, police said.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33399052d0ec49d5b3dae940f12702d0Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:09:01 GMTFrench conservatives win key local voting, gov't left loseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15899e89e2534ac5a04799933d665b53PARIS (AP) — Former President Nicolas Sarkozy blasted the "lies, denial and impotence" of France's governing Socialists after estimates showed his conservative party and their allies chalked up wins across France in Sunday's local elections that saw the left lose nearly half of its councils. The far-right National Front edged forward in its bid to create an army of grassroots support, but fell short of its dream to capture its first council.By SYLVIE CORBET and ELAINE GANLEYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsVotingImmigrationLocal electionsNational electionsSocial issuesSocial affairsFranceParisWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15899e89e2534ac5a04799933d665b53Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:59:25 GMTPolice: 2nd body found 3 days after NYC blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b79c3e6f604d599660d93e5ab8fca6NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers found a second body Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said.By MEGHAN BARRaGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6b79c3e6f604d599660d93e5ab8fca6Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:49:05 GMTGee pitches 7 innings as Mets defeat Cardinals 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4c3bea111f4caab049e4c70afc0ef2JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gee allowed singles to four of his first five batters, then settled in to pitch seven innings Sunday in the New York Mets' 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.sSportsAthlete injuriesMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsNew York CityFloridaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4c3bea111f4caab049e4c70afc0ef2Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:52:19 GMT2 dead after small plane crashes near Pennsylvania airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747af9292c244866aa5c51444ea122e7WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A small plane crash near a southeastern Pennsylvania airport Sunday took the lives of the only two people aboard the aircraft, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessWest ChesterPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747af9292c244866aa5c51444ea122e7Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:06:30 GMTHarper hits 1 of 7 homers as Nationals beat Marlins 11-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e57f63811a6e4cccad5903b62d86fed1VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and Jose Lobaton hit a three-run drive run in the eighth, one of seven home runs on a windy afternoon as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 11-7 Sunday.By CARL KOTALAsSportsMLB Spring TrainingProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e57f63811a6e4cccad5903b62d86fed1Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:27:01 GMTRafael Nadal loses to Verdasco in 3rd round of Miami Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/669e9ffa1c0f4ab3815a52ff5e2a1c5eKEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Rafael Nadal was eliminated Sunday in the third round of the Miami Open by fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3.By STEVEN WINEsSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/669e9ffa1c0f4ab3815a52ff5e2a1c5eSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:21:03 GMTCastillo throws out runner, scores as Red Sox top Rays 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ec52ae16434cd6af11be4135a79ddcFORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Rusney Castillo made a sliding catch in the 10th inning and threw out the potential tiebreaking run at the plate, then singled and scored in the bottom half to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on SundaysSportsMLB Spring TrainingBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsFort MyersFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ec52ae16434cd6af11be4135a79ddcSun, 29 Mar 2015 23:15:07 GMTWittman decries focus after Wizards' 99-91 loss to Rocketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/428def56a0a24ad2b6dc6e26f2d621fcWASHINGTON (AP) — For a team that entered the season with aspirations of winning 50 games and earning home-court advantage in the playoffs — the former now impossible, the likelihood of the latter fading quickly — John Wall's Washington Wizards sure are slumping down the stretch.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthEventsProfessional basketballBasketballTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/428def56a0a24ad2b6dc6e26f2d621fcSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:15:32 GMTSongwriter injured in California crash; motorcyclist killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ab93fb30b0049b9a5b623a1078b10dbSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A singer-songwriter behind the 1969 rock hit "Spirit in the Sky" has been critically injured in a Northern California car accident that killed a motorcyclist.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsSanta RosaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ab93fb30b0049b9a5b623a1078b10dbSun, 29 Mar 2015 22:31:10 GMT