FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:11:18 -0700Voter initiative to legalize marijuana in Arizona filedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05fe05633360457481e30debbd7183ddPHOENIX (AP) — A group that hopes to get voters to legalize recreational use of marijuana filed an initiative with Friday with the Arizona Secretary of State's office and will start a signature-gathering campaign to get it on the ballot.aGeneral newsRecreational drug laws and regulationsGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05fe05633360457481e30debbd7183ddSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:42:19 GMTInvestigators say identity-theft suspect had 74 aliaseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/142699c280554e2eb7fb3bdc1706251aLOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman accused of stealing the identities of people working behind the scenes in Hollywood film production has lived under at least 74 aliases, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said.aGeneral newsIdentity theftCriminal investigationsCrimeLaw and orderLos AngelesCaliforniaHollywoodUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/142699c280554e2eb7fb3bdc1706251aSat, 18 Apr 2015 00:11:56 GMT2nd arrests made in fatal shooting of university studenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f5d0dc92b5e41c3a93b2e092177436dLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police in Lexington have arrested a second person in the fatal shooting of a University of Kentucky student.By CLAIRE GALOFAROaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeNewspapersTheftLaw and orderNews mediaMediaViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationKentuckyOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f5d0dc92b5e41c3a93b2e092177436dSat, 18 Apr 2015 00:41:54 GMTColon does it all, leads Mets past Miami for 6th win in rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/888787b7aba84018be381f7324818dd6NEW YORK (AP) — Bartolo Colon hit a tying sacrifice fly for his second RBI in two starts, later pounced off the mound to make a key play, and pitched the New York Mets past the Miami Marlins 4-1 Friday night for their sixth straight win.By HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/888787b7aba84018be381f7324818dd6Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:11:44 GMTAustralia arrests 5 men on terror plot chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e25cf408c24969b89d6423863861b5SYDNEY (AP) — Five Australian teenagers were arrested in Melbourne on Saturday on suspicion of plotting terrorist attacks on police officers in the latest security scare in the country linked to militants, officials said.iGeneral newsTerrorismArrestsJuvenile crimeViolent crimeCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsAustraliaSydneyVictoriaOceaniaNew South Waleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e25cf408c24969b89d6423863861b5Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:07:21 GMTGas-line blast closes major highway, injures at least 11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e550933e9c42ab8994d783f86db80eFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A large gas pipeline exploded into a tower of fire Friday in Central California, closing both directions of a major highway in the region and injuring at least 11 people, three of them critically, authorities said.By SCOTT SMITHaGeneral newsExplosionsTrafficFiresUtilitiesAccidents and disastersCrimeTransportationIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryCaliforniaFresnoSan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e550933e9c42ab8994d783f86db80eSat, 18 Apr 2015 03:05:17 GMTWacha has 7 strong innings, Cardinals shut down Reds, 6-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f15ba3dee2e241ca87cc26060662e3f9ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched seven strong innings and Yadier Molina delivered a bases-clearing double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f15ba3dee2e241ca87cc26060662e3f9Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:59:38 GMTMan pleads not guilty in killing of missing girlfriendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7f9967a02cf4b5793d924e1355181d0SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California man pleaded not guilty Friday to murder charges in the death of his girlfriend, whose skeletal remains were discovered in a jungle in Panama two years after she disappeared.aGeneral newsMissing personsLegal proceedingsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderPanamaSan DiegoCaliforniaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7f9967a02cf4b5793d924e1355181d0Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:08:37 GMTAttorneys seek dismissal of charges in Islamic State casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628efbfad810475aa3cf6a350f8f3853CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for a Chicago-area man charged with trying to join the Islamic State group in Syria are seeking the dismissal of the charges.aGeneral newsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/628efbfad810475aa3cf6a350f8f3853Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:15:39 GMTEx-police commander accused of torture decries reparationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69fead57aab64d3c9f8f4f13c3a072e1CHICAGO (AP) — Disgraced Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge says he finds it hard to believe the city is establishing a fund to compensate alleged victims of torture by him and his officers.aGeneral newsActs of torturePolice brutalityCrimePoliceLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69fead57aab64d3c9f8f4f13c3a072e1Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:30:16 GMTFamily wins back seized gold coins that could fetch millionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e122b5b1e58441c5a1b34cb3c1944f2bPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A U.S. appeals court Friday overturned a jury verdict and awarded a Philadelphia family the rights to 10 rare gold coins that could fetch $80 million.By MARYCLAIRE DALEaBusinessOdditiesLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsPhiladelphiaUnited StatesVirginiaPennsylvaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e122b5b1e58441c5a1b34cb3c1944f2bFri, 17 Apr 2015 23:49:36 GMTFBI ruse violated rights of Vegas hotel guest, US judge sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90686f08c35e4dd59c2cc32c263306efLAS VEGAS (AP) — The FBI violated the rights of a wealthy Malaysian businessman when agents posed as Internet repairmen to get into his Las Vegas hotel suite to search for evidence of wrongdoing during the World Cup soccer tournament last summer, a federal judge ruled Friday.By KEN RITTERaGeneral newsIllegal gamblingArrestsCrimeNational courtsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90686f08c35e4dd59c2cc32c263306efSat, 18 Apr 2015 00:10:51 GMT2 arrests made in fatal shooting of university studenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4cb75da4d564455b6037aa1137d15fcLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A 22-year-old University of Kentucky student was shot and killed a block from the Lexington campus Friday morning in what police believe was a random robbery gone awry.By CLAIRE GALOFAROaGeneral newsViolent crimeNewspapersCrimeArrestsTheftNews mediaMediaViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationLaw and orderKentuckyLexingtonOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4cb75da4d564455b6037aa1137d15fcSat, 18 Apr 2015 01:09:24 GMTAuthorities remove 5 bodies from Phoenix home after shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/460bf70ce6f44481852439d9e3f1b9a1PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities removed five bodies from a Phoenix home Friday where they say a man shot and killed his mother, two brothers and one of their wives before taking his own life.By RYAN VAN VELZERaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/460bf70ce6f44481852439d9e3f1b9a1Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:44:42 GMTReport says China building airstrip on reclaimed islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de215a017e34b29b8cb13796ca0071fBEIJING (AP) — China is building an airstrip on an artificially created island in a disputed section of the South China Sea, according to independent analysts, a move the U.S. has warned could raise tensions in the area.iGeneral newsChinaSouth China SeaEast AsiaSoutheast AsiaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0de215a017e34b29b8cb13796ca0071fSat, 18 Apr 2015 00:11:33 GMTThe Latest: White House hopefuls gather in New Hampshirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43f58abcf90e4beab1d054210e2d5b908:30 p.m. (EDT)By The Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEvents2016 United States Presidential ElectionCampaignsCabinet appointments and nominationsNational language movementsLanguage educationPolitical partiesForeign policyProfessional footballImmigrationEnvironmental concernsInternational relationsNational securityNational electionsElectionsCabinetsGovernment appointments and nominationsSocial issuesSocial affairsLanguageEducationPolitical organizationsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureClimateGovernment policyAir qualityFootballSportsMilitary and defenseMLB baseballProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMiamiNew HampshireUnited StatesFloridaManchesterNew JerseyNew YorkMichiganDistrict of ColumbiaTexasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43f58abcf90e4beab1d054210e2d5b90Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:56:43 GMTRicky Taylor takes pole for IMSA race at Long Beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e33b0c468084accb55602f4919c85e0LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Taylor won the Prototype pole Friday for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach.sSportsAutomobile racingLong BeachCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e33b0c468084accb55602f4919c85e0Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:10:32 GMTGomes has pinch-hit homer, Braves beat Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9da9fa0645384b6e98cd58ce5f1e3c0fTORONTO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Jonny Gomes had a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman added a two-run shot and the Atlanta Braves beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-7 on Friday nightBy IAN HARRISONsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTorontoOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9da9fa0645384b6e98cd58ce5f1e3c0fSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:26:12 GMTGalchenyuk scores in OT, Canadiens top Senators 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92e31e2df2d94833a3bd7bfd36827c99MONTREAL (AP) — Alex Galchenyuk scored on a spin-around shot 3:40 into overtime, leading Montreal to a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night that gave the Canadiens a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsOttawaMontrealOntarioCanadaNorth AmericaQuebechttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92e31e2df2d94833a3bd7bfd36827c99Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:42:08 GMTRoyals beat Athletics 6-4 in rematch of AL wild-card gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74807bcf9a24de28766f248bee7b38fKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals and A's picked up right where they left off.By DAVE SKRETTAsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d74807bcf9a24de28766f248bee7b38fSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:57:57 GMTDefense asks for new venue in police shooting of unarmed manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b34343d3264144689e0003a96ce9a50dCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys for a former North Carolina police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed former college football player want his trial held in another county.aGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimePoliceLaw and orderAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsCharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b34343d3264144689e0003a96ce9a50dSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:17:47 GMTMan gets 100-year term in murder of teacher in oil boom townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abfcf15cf5d24dc6a482a1dfebf56042SIDNEY, Mont. (AP) — A man was sentenced to 100 years in prison Friday in a Montana teacher's murder — a case that local officials say robbed the victim's rural hometown of its innocence amid an oil boom that's swept across the Northern Plains.By MATTHEW BROWNaBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderMontanaNorth DakotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abfcf15cf5d24dc6a482a1dfebf56042Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:13:45 GMTCardinal Francis George, key Catholic orthodoxy voice, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c214fcee33bd47b1bf6b6952bc9d288bCHICAGO (AP) — Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who played a key role in the church's response to the clergy sex abuse scandal and led the U.S. bishops' fight against Obamacare, has died after a long fight with cancer. He was 78.By RACHEL ZOLL and DON BABWINaGeneral newsObituariesViolent crimeCrimeCrimes against childrenReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesChicagoUnited StatesIllinoisNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c214fcee33bd47b1bf6b6952bc9d288bSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:44:34 GMTWife of gyrocopter pilot: 'Very brave,' but he broke the lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8558a45902a42e0bcb08b26bcd098eaRUSKIN, Fla. (AP) — A Florida postal worker who piloted a gyrocopter onto the U.S. Capitol lawn to call attention to his belief that campaign finance laws are too weak is a patriot, his wife said in a brief interview Friday.aGeneral newsUnited StatesFloridaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8558a45902a42e0bcb08b26bcd098eaSat, 18 Apr 2015 01:52:38 GMTGas-line blast closes major highway, injures at least 15http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e509b30cf0c41149816d0cc2528e992FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A large gas pipeline exploded into a tower of fire Friday in Central California, closing both directions of a major highway in the region and injuring at least 15 people, four of them critically, authorities said.By SCOTT SMITHaGeneral newsExplosionsTrafficFiresUtilitiesAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryIndustrial products and servicesCaliforniaFresnoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e509b30cf0c41149816d0cc2528e992Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:31:30 GMTProsecutors in Md. charge man in Census Bureau guard's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dcd9332e08e475aa7caad6f15598baeA man accused of killing a U.S. Census Bureau guard during a crime spree in and around the Washington, D.C., area has been charged with murder and other federal offenses, prosecutors said.By KASEY JONESaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsKidnappingViolent crimeCrimeCensusesUnited States CensusDemographicsSocial affairsEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dcd9332e08e475aa7caad6f15598baeSat, 18 Apr 2015 01:05:36 GMTFamily wins back seized gold coins that could be worth $80Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/627e270361ba4812a9f3c7392ba202b9PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A family was awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more on Friday after a U.S. appeals court overturned a jury verdict.By MARYCLAIRE DALEaBusinessOdditiesLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsPhiladelphiaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/627e270361ba4812a9f3c7392ba202b9Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:34:08 GMTGroup wants to bring back Native Hawaiian burial traditionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f878e55c47a041a9915abdb9debf81d2HONOLULU (AP) — A group of Native Hawaiians wants to bring back a centuries-old island burial practice that it says is more environmentally friendly than some modern interment methods.By CATHY BUSSEWITZaBusinessGeneral newsLifestyleGovernment and politicsScienceSmall businessCulturesEnvironmental conservation and preservationSocial affairsEnvironmentEnvironment and naturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f878e55c47a041a9915abdb9debf81d2Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:09:45 GMTESPN suspends reporter after insult-laced video surfaceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9251c55c4e204005bc158bae37bf7d76ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry on Thursday after a video surfaced of her insulting a towing company clerk's intelligence, job and appearance.aGeneral newsSportsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9251c55c4e204005bc158bae37bf7d76Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:35:52 GMTOvechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f1af8232a34b68abba91e0705226bbWASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom helped make a winner of a rookie replacement goalie making his second start all season for the Washington Capitals.By HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew YorkDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f1af8232a34b68abba91e0705226bbSat, 18 Apr 2015 01:57:48 GMTStorm diverts Oklahoma-bound Seattle elephants to San Diegohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96bcd2a8e6364c5aba6fb96cb116256fSEATTLE (AP) — Two aging female elephants that a Seattle zoo dispatched earlier this week on a 2,000-mile road trip to a new home at an Oklahoma zoo have been diverted by a storm — and are now resting at the San Diego Zoo, the Woodland Park Zoo said Friday.aGeneral newsAnimalsElephantsZoological parksStormsMammalsRecreation and leisureLifestyleWeatherWNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballSportsWomen's basketballWomen's sportsSeattleWashingtonOklahomaOklahoma CitySan DiegoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96bcd2a8e6364c5aba6fb96cb116256fSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:56:23 GMTGeorge Lucas to Colbert: Why aren't you replacing Stewart?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1baaccc49cf46a09bd03a677c7a7fa9NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert came to the Tribeca Film Festival to interview filmmaker George Lucas, but the "Star Wars" creator had a question of his own.By JOCELYN NOVECKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTribeca Film FestivalCelebrityMoviesEntertainmentEventsManhattanNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1baaccc49cf46a09bd03a677c7a7fa9Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:21:08 GMTWacha has 7 strong innings, Cardinals shut down Reds 6-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c8b1f22160640ab8d57708f4aafcbc1ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched seven strong innings and Yadier Molina delivered a bases-clearing double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c8b1f22160640ab8d57708f4aafcbc1Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:49:14 GMTVolunteer deputy sold company, went back to police workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85cefbe1a6b44fbab8e1e4f3e716c08bTULSA, Okla. (AP) — After he sold his insurance company for around $6 million, Robert Bates sought to return to a profession he tried for a year in his early 20s: law enforcement.By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS and SEAN MURPHYaGeneral newsDrug-related crimeViolent crimeCrimeVolunteerismLaw enforcement agenciesPoliceFinancial servicesIndustriesBusinessSocial affairsGovernment and politicsOklahomaTulsaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85cefbe1a6b44fbab8e1e4f3e716c08bSat, 18 Apr 2015 03:09:56 GMTRodriguez powers Yankees to 5-4 win over Rayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cfbe7e875164e938eae038f34ead582ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez inched closer to Willie Mays with two more home runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Friday night.By MARK DIDTLERsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballProfessional baseballAthlete healthMen's sportsNew York CityTampaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cfbe7e875164e938eae038f34ead582Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:43:23 GMTGunfights and roadblocks hit Mexican border city; 3 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b50a8f89b7e4719860dc105d986b7a1MEXICO CITY (AP) — Gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles broke out Friday in the border city of Reynosa, across from McAllen, Texas, leaving at least three dead, Mexican authorities said.By MARK STEVENSONiGeneral newsWar and unrestMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b50a8f89b7e4719860dc105d986b7a1Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:05:52 GMTCourt: Navajo presidential election cannot be held Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c912af75b442689a843db12509b59dFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Navajo Nation judge has ruled that election officials cannot move forward with Tuesday's belated presidential contest, but the decision is likely to be appealed.By FELICIA FONSECAaGeneral newsUnited States Presidential ElectionElectionsReferendumsNational electionsGovernment and politicsEventsLegislationLegislatureNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c912af75b442689a843db12509b59dSat, 18 Apr 2015 00:57:53 GMTPittsburgh snaps out of slump, runs away from Brewers 6-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fe5a93507084f8aabc22bb7e3225b3fPITTSBURGH (AP) — Vance Worley worked six effective innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped out of a lengthy slump to top the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Friday night.By WILL GRAVESsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsPittsburghWisconsinPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fe5a93507084f8aabc22bb7e3225b3fSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:22:43 GMTAuthorities close to revealing details of bourbon thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c086d10e4654f85b2eb0c569f51fa14LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The mystery of who's been spiriting away barrels of Kentucky bourbon might soon have a resolution, as authorities seem close to revealing details about a possible theft ring.By BRUCE SCHREINERaGeneral newsTheftCrimeConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessKentuckyFrankfortOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c086d10e4654f85b2eb0c569f51fa14Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:11:35 GMTJudge OKs bail for 2 accused of supporting Islamic Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc375282ecda4979b0658091d433a46cST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal judge in St. Louis has approved the release on bail of two people who are accused of supporting Islamic State fighters overseas.aGeneral newsNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciarySt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc375282ecda4979b0658091d433a46cSat, 18 Apr 2015 01:47:00 GMTBogaerts' single in 9th lifts Red Sox over Orioles 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d58b618364e248bda6bfa21fd0934b12BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts blooped a winning single with one out in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox won a game that included a couple of much harder hits, edging the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 Friday night.By HOWARD ULMANsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballMen's sportsProfessional baseballAthlete healthBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d58b618364e248bda6bfa21fd0934b12Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:58:13 GMTNew York Citi Bikes soon to allow riders to count calorieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c21bc5fc7304ca4872ea01ce75cc4e9NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers may soon be able to count calories burned and miles traveled while pedaling Citi Bikes, the popular bicycle-sharing program with a troubled history that is undergoing a major overhaul under new leadership.By MEGHAN BARRaBusinessGeneral newsCorporate managementCorporate newsPersonnelOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBrooklynNew YorkNew York CityHudsonManhattanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c21bc5fc7304ca4872ea01ce75cc4e9Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:32:31 GMTScherzer, Harper power Nationals to 7-2 win over Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85110e6cc1ce4355a4f41f91b73231c3WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer pitched eight strong innings to get his first win with the Nationals and Bryce Harper hit a three-run homer as Washington beat the reeling Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Friday night.By BENJAMIN STANDIGsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85110e6cc1ce4355a4f41f91b73231c3Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:02:35 GMTEx-Iowa lawmaker testifies he didn't sexually abuse wifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a9bfc0eb6b3403a94f26e1bbdba4ae6GARNER, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa lawmaker accused of sexually abusing his wife who suffered from dementia testified Friday that he and his wife held hands, prayed and kissed at her nursing home on the evening in question, but that they had no sexual contact.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsState legislatureCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderLegislatureGovernment and politicsState governmentsIowaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a9bfc0eb6b3403a94f26e1bbdba4ae6Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:24:44 GMTOklahoma teen convicted in slaying of Australian playerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a637fa30accb4a9aaf483dff4daee1b9DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma teenager whose attorney said he only meant to scare an Australian college baseball player by firing a shot at him was convicted Friday of first-degree murder.aGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeCollege sportsCollege baseballLaw and orderSportsBaseballMen's sportsOklahomaDuncanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a637fa30accb4a9aaf483dff4daee1b9Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:47:33 GMTGunfights and roadblocks hit Mexican border city of Reynosahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26ca9413440a43a58ace25067144f46eMEXICO CITY (AP) — Gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles have been reported in the Mexican border city of Reynosa, across from McAllen, Texas.By MARK STEVENSONiGeneral newsFiresAccidents and disastersMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26ca9413440a43a58ace25067144f46eSat, 18 Apr 2015 02:13:28 GMTAustralia arrests 5 on charges of plotting ANZAC Day attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91f53287ac8e435ca95d1174ca829020SYDNEY (AP) — Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said.iGeneral newsTerrorismArrestsJuvenile crimeViolent crimeCrimeWar and unrestLaw and orderNational securityMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsAustraliaMelbourneSydneyMiddle EastOceaniaVictoriaNew South Waleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91f53287ac8e435ca95d1174ca829020Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:32:46 GMTHawaii telescope builders again extend construction timeouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba5952036df748949463aa7c04fa512eHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige says a nonprofit company planning to build one of the world's biggest telescopes on a mountain many Native Hawaiians consider sacred will continue to postpone construction.aGeneral newsHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba5952036df748949463aa7c04fa512eSat, 18 Apr 2015 03:19:02 GMTColombia's president wants rebels to set deadline for peacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18919c99c82e4367871bac243a9a2abaBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — President Juan Manual Santos delivered a sharp rebuke to Colombia's largest rebel group Friday, calling on its leaders to set a deadline to reach a peace deal following this week's slaughter of 11 soldiers while they were sleeping.By JOSHUA GOODMANiGeneral newsMilitant groupsDiplomacyWar and unrestGovernment and politicsInternational relationsInternational agreementsColombiaBogotaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18919c99c82e4367871bac243a9a2abaSat, 18 Apr 2015 00:51:30 GMTPower, Pagenaud fastest in 2 practice rounds at Long Beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01639d2dcf6e4451aca1824edaf8a415LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Team Penske drivers Will Power and Simon Pagenaud have the fastest time through two rounds of practice at the Grand Prix of Long Beach.sSportsAutomobile racingIndyCarLong BeachCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01639d2dcf6e4451aca1824edaf8a415Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:39:48 GMT