FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Sep 2014 04:50:08 -0700GM to introduce new, high-end Cadillac next year (AP) — General Motors will begin building a new, top-end Cadillac sedan late next year at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant.aBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 10:55:32 GMT3 French students hit by gunfire on school trip (AP) — Three French teens on a school trip to a town renowned for its basilica have been wounded by gunfire, with one of them seriously injured.iGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 10:24:01 GMTDempsey lauds French airstrike against militants, France (AP) — The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, says the U.S. appreciates France's airstrike against Islamic State militants.ROBERT BURNSiGovernment and politicsFranceIraqWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 10:36:58 GMTInvestors breathe sigh of relief at Scottish vote (AP) — Scotland's decision to reject independence from the United Kingdom shored up British stocks on Friday but worries over future constitutional changes kept a lid on the relief rally.PAN PYLASiBusinessGeneral newsFinancial crisisEconomyPublic opinionCurrency marketsGovernment and politicsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsSocial affairsUnited KingdomScotlandEnglandWalesWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 10:36:16 GMTCar bomb attack kills 8 people in Baghdad (AP) — Iraqi authorities say a car bomb blast near a Shiite mosque has killed eight people in Baghdad.SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsImprovised explosivesBaghdadIraqMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 09:32:42 GMTRyder Cup at a glance, Scotland (AP) — Facts and figures for the Ryder Cup:sSportsMen's sportsRyder CupMen's golfGolfEventsEuropeUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 10:23:38 GMT3 French students struck by gunfire on school trip (AP) — French officials say a mentally ill man opened fire on a group of students with a hunting rifle during a high school trip, wounding three — one of them seriously.iGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:22 GMTChina fines GlaxoSmithKline $492M for bribery (AP) — Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline was fined $492 million on Friday for bribing doctors in China in the biggest such penalty ever imposed by a Chinese court.JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCriminal investigationsCrimeLaw and orderProducts and servicesCorporate newsHealth care costsHealth issuesHealthChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 11:03:22 GMTNigeria: Church obstructed rescue, lives lost (AP) — Church officials prevented rescuers from extricating victims at the site of a six-story building collapse, leading to a loss of lives, Nigeria's emergency agency said Friday.MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsEmergency managementAccidents and disastersAccidentsGovernment and politicsSouth AfricaNigeriaLagosSouthern AfricaAfricaWest Africa, 19 Sep 2014 10:04:17 GMTCar bomb attacks kill 17 people in Baghdad (AP) — A series of car bombings targeting a Shiite mosque and markets in the Iraqi capital killed at least 17 people Friday, officials said, in the second straight day of attacks in Baghdad blamed on Islamic miltiants who have seized large parts of the country.SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsImprovised explosivesBaghdadIraqMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 10:27:59 GMT1st US anti-Ebola military aid arrives in Liberia, Liberia (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Liberia says the first shipment of increased American military aid to help fight the Ebola epidemic has landed in the West African country.iGeneral newsEmbassiesMilitary affairsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthInternational relationsGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseLiberiaWest AfricaUnited StatesAfricaNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 09:59:57 GMTMorocco expands laws against jihad seekers, Morocco (AP) — With hundreds of Moroccans heading to Syria and Iraq to fight with extremists groups, Morocco has presented a new law criminalizing training with extremists or attempting to reach their camps.iGeneral newsWar and unrestTerrorismLegislationLegislatureGovernment and politicsMoroccoSyriaIraqNorth AfricaAfricaMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 11:34:44 GMTPoland picks new foreign minister in reshuffle, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister-designate on Friday named a new foreign minister to replace Radek Sikorski, who has been vocal internationally on the conflict in Ukraine.MONIKA SCISLOWSKAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsForeign policyInternational relationsGovernment policyPolandUkraineEastern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 10:46:12 GMTIndian state TV sacks anchor over China blunder DELHI (AP) — A news anchor for India's state TV channel has been fired after she referred to Chinese President Xi Jinping as "Eleven" Jingping — apparently mistaking his name for a Roman numeral, a top official at the station said Friday.NIRMALA GEORGEiGeneral newsIndiaChinaSouth AsiaAsiaGreater ChinaEast Asia, 19 Sep 2014 09:45:05 GMTNew Zealand's election-day gag: no public politics, New Zealand (AP) — A heated campaign has been running for weeks in New Zealand, but when people go to the polls Saturday, there will be no discussion of the election in the newspapers, on Twitter or even in song.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsElectionsVotingGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsNew ZealandOceania, 19 Sep 2014 09:27:11 GMT2-time Grand Slam winner Li Na retires from tour (AP) — Relying on fitness and a strong baseline game, Li Na reached the pinnacle of tennis and lifted the level of the sport in Asia to unprecedented heights.DIDI TANGiGeneral newsSportsAthlete retirementTennisWomen's tennisWomen's sportsSocial networkingRelationshipsLifestyleChinaBeijingWuhanGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 11:10:14 GMTFloods shut down Philippine capital, 3 killed, Philippines (AP) — Torrential monsoon rains worsened by a tropical storm flooded large swathes of the Philippine capital and nearby provinces Friday, leaving at least three people dead and displacing tens of thousands just days after the region was drenched by a typhoon.OLIVER TEVESiGeneral newsWeatherFloodsStormsAccidents and disastersEvacuationsNatural disastersRivers and streamsVolcanoesEnvironment and natureManilaPhilippinesSoutheast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 11:16:29 GMTPolice: American suspect confesses in Bali killing, Indonesia (AP) — An American man has confessed that he killed his girlfriend's mother in a luxury hotel on Indonesia's Bali island, and the girlfriend has acknowledged helping him stuff the body into a suitcase, police said Friday.iGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeIndonesiaBaliSoutheast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 11:01:03 GMTRyder Cup Rosters, Scotland (AP) — Rosters for the 40th Ryder Cup matches, to be played Sept. 26-28 at Gleneagles Resort:sSportsMen's golfRyder CupGolfMen's sportsEventsScotlandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 10:24:25 GMTRyder Cup, hole by hole, Scotland (AP) — Course architect Jack Nicklaus gives his hole-by-hole assessment of the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles Resort, site of the 40th Ryder Cup matches on Sept. 26-28:sSportsRyder CupGolfEventsMen's golfMen's sports, 19 Sep 2014 10:22:39 GMTUganda's president fires top challenger for power, Uganda (AP) — President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda fired his prime minister, a former ally who is widely expected to seek the presidency in elections in 2016.RODNEY MUHUMUZAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUgandaEast AfricaAfrica, 19 Sep 2014 10:14:23 GMTUK to make changes after Scotland vote keeps union (AP) — Voters in Scotland have rejected independence, but leaders of Britain's three largest parties have promised Scots more autonomy than they have won so far. Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday he also wants to give England, Wales and Northern Ireland greater independence from central government. Here's a look at how things might change.GREGORY KATZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureUnited KingdomScotlandWalesEnglandNorthern IrelandWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 10:19:47 GMT10 Things to Know for Today daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:The Associated PressaGeneral news, 19 Sep 2014 10:11:47 GMTCase of American jailed in Cuba back in US court (AP) — An attorney for a Maryland man who has spent over four years imprisoned in Cuba will argue before a federal appeals court that he should be allowed to sue the U.S. government over his imprisonment.JESSICA GRESKOwGeneral newsState governmentsGovernment and politicsNational courtsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryCubaUnited StatesCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 09:35:00 GMTObama unveils campaign against campus assaults (AP) — President Barack Obama is unveiling new public service announcements against campus sexual assault in a campaign being supported by the NCAA and several media companies with reach among college students.NEDRA PICKLERwGovernment and politicsSportsOnline mediaEducationProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessMediaSocial affairs, 19 Sep 2014 10:01:45 GMTScots reject independence in historic vote, Scotland (AP) — Scottish voters have resoundingly rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that shook the country to its core.JILL LAWLESSDANICA KIRKAiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsReferendumsCurrency marketsLocal governmentsElectionsFinancial marketsUnited KingdomScotlandGlasgowWalesLondonEnglandEdinburghEuropeWestern Europe, 19 Sep 2014 09:32:31 GMTWorld stocks rise as Scotland votes to stay in UK KONG (AP) — World stocks rose and the British pound rallied briefly on Friday as Scotland voted to stay part of the United Kingdom, avoiding a messy breakup that could have roiled financial markets. Japanese shares surged to their highest since 2007 as the yen extended losses against the dollar.KELVIN CHANiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyStock marketsUnited KingdomScotlandTokyoJapanEast AsiaHong KongAustraliaWestern EuropeEuropeAsiaChinaGreater ChinaOceania, 19 Sep 2014 11:22:58 GMTEuropean capsules for the Ryder Cup capsule look at the European team in the 40th Ryder Cup, to be played Sept. 26-28 at Gleneagles, Scotland. Players listed in the order they made the team:DOUG FERGUSONsSportsRyder CupMen's golfGolfMen's sportsBritish Open GolfPGA ChampionshipsU.S. Open Men's Golf ChampionshipsEventsScotlandEuropeUnited StatesUnited KingdomWestern EuropeNorth AmericaMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 10:22:22 GMTConvicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren, Fla. (AP) — A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had been called to in the past.TAMARA LUSHaGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 09:33:09 GMTRyder Cup trivia quiz well do you know the Ryder Cup? Try this quiz:DOUG FERGUSONsSportsRyder CupMen's sportsGolfMen's golfEvents, 19 Sep 2014 10:23:54 GMTUS capsules for the Ryder Cup capsule look at the U.S. team in the 40th Ryder Cup, to be played Sept. 26-28 at Gleneagles, Scotland. Players listed in the order they made the team:DOUG FERGUSONsSportsRyder CupMen's golfGolfMen's sportsPGA ChampionshipsEventsUnited StatesWalesNorth AmericaUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 10:21:42 GMTScotland 'No' fails to stop Catalan secession push, Spain (AP) — Scotland's decision to stay within the United Kingdom cost separatists across Europe political momentum they could have gained for their own independence ambitions. But the regional parliament in Spain's Catalonia was still expected Friday to grant its leader the power to call a secession referendum denounced as illegal by the central government in Madrid.ALAN CLENDENNINGJOSEPH WILSONiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsReferendumsLegislatureNationalismElectionsScotlandSpainMadridBarcelonaEuropeUnited KingdomWestern Europe, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:36 GMTScotland: Who won? Who lost? (AP) — Who won and who lost in Scotland's independence referendum?ROBERT BARRiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomScotlandWestern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:38 GMTChina fines GSK $492 million for bribery (AP) — Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline was fined $492 million on Friday for bribing doctors in China in the biggest such penalty ever imposed by a Chinese court. The company's British former country manager was sentenced to prison.JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsBribery, graft and conflicts of interestCorporate legal affairsLegal proceedingsCrimeCorporate crimeCorporate newsLaw and orderChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 10:10:49 GMTDonetsk cleans up from shelling in eastern Ukraine, Ukraine (AP) — The rebel-held city of Donetsk is holding a city-wide clean-up day after months of shelling in eastern Ukraine, sending prisoners out to help remove the debris.iGeneral newsUkraineBelarusDonetskEastern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 09:35:46 GMTPM says al-Qaida holds no appeal for India Muslims DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says al-Qaida is "delusional" if it believes it holds any appeal for India's large Muslim population.iGeneral newsIndiaSouth AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:51 GMTWozniacki, Kerber reach Pan Pacific semifinals (AP) — Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark reached the Pan Pacific Open semifinals by beating eighth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 6-3, 6-3 Friday.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsJapanEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 10:30:54 GMTWozniacki, Kerber, Muguruza into Pan Pacific semis (AP) — Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark reached the Pan Pacific Open semifinals with a 6-3, 6-3 win over eighth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain on Friday.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsJapanEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 10:08:13 GMTLepchenko upsets Radwanska at Korea Open, South Korea (AP) — Fifth-seeded Varvara Lepchenko of the United States upset defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-2 in the Korea Open quarterfinals on Friday.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsSouth KoreaEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 09:47:26 GMTUEFA picks Wembley for Euro 2020 semifinals, final (AP) — UEFA has selected Wembley Stadium in London to host the semifinals and final of the first continent-wide European Championship in 2020, ending a run of bidding failures by England.ROB HARRISsSportsMen's soccerProfessional soccerSoccerMen's sportsAzerbaijanEastern EuropeEurope, 19 Sep 2014 11:30:51 GMTSierra Leone begins 3-day Ebola lockdown, Sierra Leone (AP) — Thousands of health workers began knocking on doors across Sierra Leone on Friday in search of hidden Ebola cases with the entire West African nation locked down in their homes for three days in an unprecedented effort to combat the deadly disease.CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAYiGeneral newsEmbassiesHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsSierra LeoneWest AfricaLiberiaGuineaAfrica, 19 Sep 2014 11:06:40 GMTBurger King Japan's latest meal is the new black (AP) — The first Kuro, or black, burger had a signature black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Now Burger King Japan is going black on black.HARUKA NUGAiBusinessGeneral newsJapanTokyoEast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 11:23:38 GMTAnother chance for USA to turn tide in Ryder Cup Stricker never felt more alone in front of so many people.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's sportsRyder CupMen's golfGolfEventsScotlandUnited StatesEuropeUnited KingdomWestern EuropeNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 10:20:32 GMTGuinea: 8 people killed on Ebola awareness trip, Guinea (AP) — Guinea's government says eight people who were abducted by angry residents while on an Ebola awareness campaign have been found dead.iGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGuineaWest AfricaAfrica, 19 Sep 2014 10:08:52 GMTUN rights chief: Migrant deaths may be mass murder (AP) — The deaths of up to 500 migrants and refugees in an intentional boat-ramming in the Mediterranean Sea last week could be an act of mass murder, the U.N. rights chief said Friday, calling for nations to properly investigate the incident.JOHN HEILPRINiGeneral newsViolent crimeCrime, 19 Sep 2014 10:34:04 GMTSpain's Catalonia to take step for secession vote, Spain (AP) — A day after Scotland rejected breaking away from Britain, the regional parliament in Spain's Catalonia was expected Friday to grant its leader the power to call a secession referendum that the central government in Madrid says would be illegal.ALAN CLENDENNINGJOSEPH WILSONiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsReferendumsLegislatureNationalismElectionsScotlandSpainEuropeUnited KingdomWestern Europe, 19 Sep 2014 09:57:12 GMTRocket kills 2 Lebanese soldiers near Syria border (AP) — Lebanese security officials say attackers fired a rocket at an army patrol near the Syrian border, killing two soldiers and wounding three.BASSEM MROUEiGeneral newsWar and unrestCivil warsGovernment and politicsLebanonSyriaMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 10:14:56 GMTFrance strikes Islamic State group's depot in Iraq (AP) — Joining U.S. forces acting in Iraqi skies, France conducted its first airstrikes Friday against the militant Islamic State group, destroying a logistics depot that it controlled, Iraqi and French officials said.JAMEY KEATENiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsFranceIraqParisUnited StatesBaghdadSyriaWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle EastNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 11:28:05 GMTFloods shut down Philippine capital, Philippines (AP) — Torrential rains from a Tropical Storm Fung-Wong flooded large swathes of the Philippine capital and outlying provinces Friday, leaving three dead and displacing tens of thousands, just days after the region had been drenched by a typhoon.OLIVER TEVESiGeneral newsWeatherFloodsStormsEvacuationsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersManilaPhilippinesSoutheast AsiaAsia, 19 Sep 2014 10:08:12 GMTRussian PM: Moscow ready to cooperate with West (AP) — Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Russia is ready to cooperate with the West despite efforts to isolate Moscow with economic sanctions.iBusinessGeneral newsRussiaMoscowEuropeEastern Europe, 19 Sep 2014 09:38:06 GMT