FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:35:18 -0700Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ae7e2e3c16c4bbb9fd6ba899144baafDALLAS (AP) — The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus.DAVID WARRENLAURAN NEERGARDaGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAfricaLiberiaWest AfricaMonroviaSierra LeoneTexasUnited StatesDallasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ae7e2e3c16c4bbb9fd6ba899144baafWed, 01 Oct 2014 12:57:06 GMTKaradzic: I am not linked to wartime atrocitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f1cd6eb3bc64948abc15b2484854cfaTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic insisted Wednesday that U.N. prosecutors do not have "a shred of evidence" linking him to atrocities throughout the Bosnian war and accused them of putting the Serb people on trial.MIKE CORDERiGeneral newsBosnian WarWar crimesGenocidesYugoslav WarsEventsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderWar and unrestBosnia and HerzegovinaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f1cd6eb3bc64948abc15b2484854cfaWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:32:41 GMTPhilippines seizes 15 paintings from Marcos familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6542aaf977a1439eb1dbf18eae6c4cafMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government has seized 15 paintings from the former home of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, part of efforts to recover 156 artworks — including ones by Van Gogh, Monet and Michelangelo — that are part of his alleged ill-gotten wealth, an official said Wednesday.OLIVER TEVESiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6542aaf977a1439eb1dbf18eae6c4cafWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:08:06 GMTFormer Tel Aviv mayor Shlomo Lahat dead at 87http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5fc882f446449dc98a4570edbd0c26aJERUSALEM (AP) — Former Tel Aviv mayor Shlomo Lahat, who presided over the city's transformation into a vibrant and open urban center, died Wednesday at the age of 87.iGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsObituariesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsTel AvivIsraelJerusalemMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5fc882f446449dc98a4570edbd0c26aWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:43:09 GMTGLAAD study: Gay depictions increase on TVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a939e69e8ce41038f3c07b049ab9c14LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television has increased its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday by the advocacy group GLAAD.LYNN ELBERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentGays and lesbiansGender issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a939e69e8ce41038f3c07b049ab9c14Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:26:35 GMTTeacher at elite New York school faces sex chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/330719add6de48c2a8c02be9f22e90f8NEW YORK (AP) — A teacher at an elite New York City high school already accused of sending an indecent photo to a student is now facing an additional 36-count indictment alleging he victimized six others.aGeneral newsCrimeNew YorkNew York CityBrooklynUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/330719add6de48c2a8c02be9f22e90f8Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:05:37 GMTFight for growing Pentecostal vote in Brazilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32a23b4689e34b3caf7e953c9ee562e2RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's rapid religious transformation is reverberating through the country's tight presidential race, where abortion and gay marriage have emerged as hot-button issues and Pentecostal televangelists are political power brokers.BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsChristianityReligionReligious issuesGovernment and politicsSocial affairsSocial issuesCouplesRelationshipsLifestyleHuman rights and civil libertiesMarriageFamily issuesBrazilRio de JaneiroLatin America and CaribbeanSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32a23b4689e34b3caf7e953c9ee562e2Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:07:19 GMTDjokovic extends China Open winning streak to 21http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67f726a670ad441786f7c0631701b633BEIJING (AP) — Novak Djokovic extended his winning streak at the China Open to 21 straight matches, beating Canada's Vasek Pospisil 6-3, 7-5 under the roof on center court on a cold, rainy Wednesday.JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisWomen's tennisTennisEventsWomen's sportsChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67f726a670ad441786f7c0631701b633Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:51:59 GMTHong Kong protesters threaten to occupy buildingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3288fc35ea9e4a8fbf296375943e253eHONG KONG (AP) — Student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests warned that if the territory's top official doesn't resign by Thursday they will step up their actions, including occupying several important government buildings.JOANNA CHIUKELVIN CHANiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsChinaHong KongBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3288fc35ea9e4a8fbf296375943e253eWed, 01 Oct 2014 14:03:53 GMTGM's US sales up 19 percent in Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ca65c6223c64b1ba557ab5688525d29DETROIT (AP) — General Motors' U.S. sales jumped 19 percent in September on big demand for its pickup trucks.aBusinessGeneral newsFinancial performanceCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ca65c6223c64b1ba557ab5688525d29Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:11:46 GMTMcIlroy wins PGA Tour player of the yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/676ce66fc4bf4436bff44f724d584076ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — One incredible month of golf was enough for Rory McIlroy to be voted PGA Tour player of the year.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/676ce66fc4bf4436bff44f724d584076Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:47:52 GMTWorld's 1st bullet train, made in Japan, turns 50http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cf8958be6ee43cd9229390449452997TOKYO (AP) — It was, retired Japanese railway engineer Fumihiro Araki recalls, "like flying in the sky."EMILY WANGKEN MORITSUGUtTravelLifestyleWorld War IIEventsJapanTokyoOsakaEast AsiaEuropeUnited StatesAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cf8958be6ee43cd9229390449452997Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:46:26 GMTMan to be sentenced for plot to bomb holiday eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8845edf05053484f85dde005ca785ea8PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Mohamed Mohamud, the young Somali American convicted of trying to bomb Portland's downtown square while it was filled with holiday cheer, will learn Wednesday if he gets to leave prison before he's an old man.STEVEN DUBOISaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8845edf05053484f85dde005ca785ea8Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:36:43 GMTPennsylvania trooper shot dead during gun traininghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1da8a3149200485e814b396fa063809aCONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's governor has ordered flags to fly at half-staff at the state Capitol and in Montgomery County in honor of a state trooper accidentally shot and killed during a gun training exercise at a safety facility.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsState governmentsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderGovernment and politicsPennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1da8a3149200485e814b396fa063809aWed, 01 Oct 2014 14:18:53 GMT7 arrested in Greece in migrant smuggling ringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a7d316829464262a6111d5d8aaac7d9THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — An airline pilot and a ground crew staff member were among seven people arrested in Greece on suspicion of participating in a ring smuggling migrants onto flights from the eastern Greek city of Thessaloniki to other EU countries, police said Wednesday.COSTAS KANTOURISiGeneral newsSmugglingCounterfeiting and forgeryArrestsCrimeLaw and orderGreeceThessalonikiCyprusAthensWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a7d316829464262a6111d5d8aaac7d9Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:08:34 GMTUkraine rebels close in on Donetsk airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8afb5dd53cac4e79be85e2d5b20f23f3DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Rebels in eastern Ukraine appeared to be successfully closing in on the government-held airport in Donetsk Wednesday, a strategic victory for the pro-Russian separatists.DARKO VOJINOVICiGeneral newsWar and unrestUkraineKievMoscowDonetskEastern EuropeEuropeRussiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8afb5dd53cac4e79be85e2d5b20f23f3Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:18:50 GMTUS stocks slip in early trade; General Mills downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9615d49cde5453bb4fed86d4bec9dfaNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are heading lower in early trading, putting the market on course for its third loss in a row.aBusinessGeneral newsFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9615d49cde5453bb4fed86d4bec9dfaWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:39:09 GMTGeneral Mills plans to cut about 700 to 800 jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cb5c7d2fb9144f18c1142679fca4e33NEW YORK (AP) — General Mills plans to cut approximately 700 to 800 jobs, the second time it's trimmed its work force in a month, as the food company adjusts for a shift by U.S. consumers away from boxed or frozen meals.fBusinessNew YorkUnited StatesLodiNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cb5c7d2fb9144f18c1142679fca4e33Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:59:06 GMTUK's Cameron promises tax cuts, EU battlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9cf1b874436409ebb029defeac1a51cLONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron promised a tough stance on Europe and tax cuts for millions in a speech designed to rally the Conservative faithful and sway other voters ahead of a national election next year.JILL LAWLESSiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsConservatismGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessNational governmentsUnited KingdomEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9cf1b874436409ebb029defeac1a51cWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:53:56 GMTLegal fight erupts over sale of Schilling computerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1692969fdb64cb68280451a3b59da11PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The wife of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has fought for the return of a personal computer purchased at auction.htGeneral newsTechnology law and ethicsTechnology issuesTechnologyMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1692969fdb64cb68280451a3b59da11Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:15:49 GMTToronto firm wins Revel casino auction for $110Mhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d756408f18ca4f05881c5a5049b03775ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Canadian asset management company won a bankruptcy court auction for the failed Revel casino hotel in Atlantic City.WAYNE PARRYaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAtlantic CityTorontoNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d756408f18ca4f05881c5a5049b03775Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:09:54 GMTUS bankruptcy ruling for California city possiblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2b07db6f5e445eca247871bdafd25a2SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge could rule on a bankruptcy exit plan for Stockton, the largest city in California to seek Chapter 9 protection.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryStocktonSacramentoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2b07db6f5e445eca247871bdafd25a2Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:06:12 GMTFBI turns animal cruelty into top-tier felonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/629e9f11dff741c4a42fca2602e1f092LOS ANGELES (AP) — Young people who torture and kill animals are prone to violence against people later in life if it goes unchecked, studies have shown. A new federal category for animal cruelty crimes will help root out those pet abusers before their behavior worsens and give a boost to prosecutions, an animal welfare group says.SUE MANNINGaGeneral newsLifestylePetsAnimal crueltyCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/629e9f11dff741c4a42fca2602e1f092Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:22:35 GMTNATO gets new chief_one Putin may approve ofhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fbcf74bbb3f4bd28042f23920b19032BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's new chief is calling on Russia to comply with international law, but says there's now a chance for improved relations between Moscow and the West.JOHN-THOR DAHLBURGiGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureClimateRussiaEastern EuropeEuropeNorwayMoscowUkraineWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fbcf74bbb3f4bd28042f23920b19032Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:20:35 GMTFord adding 1,000 new jobs in Canadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13b88b3287cf4cadb3f27ffbb87a74ccTORONTO (AP) — Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it is adding 1,000 jobs at its plant near Toronto to build the 2015 Ford Edge crossover SUV for the global market.ROB GILLIESfBusinessHiring and recruitmentProduction facilitiesPersonnelConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCorporate newsCanadaOntarioNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13b88b3287cf4cadb3f27ffbb87a74ccWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:58:25 GMTCharging documents show Phelps DUI tied to alcoholhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e89929969adf434d926848fde4954285Michael Phelps can't seem to break a disturbing pattern.PAUL NEWBERRYaGeneral newsSportsCelebritySwimmingCrimeArrestsReckless endangermentEntertainmentArts and entertainmentAquaticsMen's aquaticsMen's sportsLaw and orderBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e89929969adf434d926848fde4954285Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:03:52 GMTPennsylvania infant hit by bullet will be blindhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/682a0139a6154acc864c8715a698740dCLUNE, Pa. (AP) — The family of a 6-day-old Pennsylvania boy who was wounded by a hunter's stray bullet says the infant is expected to survive, but will be blind.aGeneral newsPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/682a0139a6154acc864c8715a698740dWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:40:57 GMTFord's US sales down 3 percent in Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbfcb34136404cd4870626006f2b7064DETROIT (AP) — Ford's U.S. sales dipped 3 percent in September as the company cut back on truck discounts in anticipation of a new F-150 later this year.fBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbfcb34136404cd4870626006f2b7064Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:16:25 GMTUK drops terrorism case for ex-Guantanamo inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e8554b1d41f496badd433ffa44a7668LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors dropped terrorism charges Wednesday against a former Guantanamo Bay detainee who is a high-profile advocate for the rights of terror suspects.DANICA KIRKAJILL LAWLESSiGeneral newsTerrorismCrimeWar and unrestUnited KingdomCubaWestern EuropeEuropeCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e8554b1d41f496badd433ffa44a7668Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:15:49 GMT3 soldiers charged in Mexico army killing of 22http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6fea46a75140eb9be14ef52beded6dMEXICO CITY (AP) — Months after the Mexican army said it had killed 22 suspected gang members in a fierce shootout, three soldiers are being charged with homicide.MARK STEVENSONiGeneral newsCriminal investigationsWar and unrestCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderGovernment and politicsMexicoMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c6fea46a75140eb9be14ef52beded6dWed, 01 Oct 2014 14:16:32 GMTGuilty plea expected in Miami Heat fraud casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a750ec99c1ce46a386e56b4022533067COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A guilty plea is expected in the case of a man charged with a multimillion-dollar investment scam involving three former Miami Heat players and the team itself.ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINSaBusinessGeneral newsSportsFraud and false statementsCrimeProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportsColumbusOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a750ec99c1ce46a386e56b4022533067Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:24:34 GMTGermany raises payments to communist-era prisonershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bf23b4fed51456a98b88e3dd16966a0BERLIN (AP) — The German government is increasing by 20 percent payments to former political prisoners in communist East Germany, a move that comes a few weeks before the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.iGeneral newsPolitical imprisonmentGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bf23b4fed51456a98b88e3dd16966a0Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:52:09 GMTCoca-Cola to revise executive pay planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/148782f9ad094ef3a990f751a0017294NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola is revising its pay plan for executives after shareholders including Warren Buffett called it excessive.fBusinesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/148782f9ad094ef3a990f751a0017294Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:32:57 GMTImage of Asia: Celebrating Durga Pujahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acbd8d93040243218795bb956e752c67In this photo by A.M. Ahad, a devotee plays the flute near the idol of Hindu goddess Durga during the first day of Durga Puja celebrations in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The festival celebrates the triumph of good over evil, and Hindus celebrate by singing and dancing and visiting temples. They also may eat special foods or fast during the festival. Nearly 10 percent of Bangladesh's population is Hindu, which is the world's third-largest religion.The Associated PressaGeneral newsHinduismReligionSocial affairsBangladeshSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acbd8d93040243218795bb956e752c67Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:38:53 GMTLithuania protests Russian seizure of fishing shiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8392a28bc3654b7b9a732d3ac683cb4cVILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has accused Russia of violating international maritime law by seizing a Lithuanian fishing vessel and its 28-member crew in Arctic waters.iGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsLithuaniaRussiaEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8392a28bc3654b7b9a732d3ac683cb4cWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:30:51 GMTUS bankruptcy ruling possible for California cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6061bcc041a044de9824ef609c41209cSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge could rule Wednesday on a bankruptcy exit plan for Stockton, the largest city in California to file for Chapter 9 protection.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational courtsRecessions and depressionsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryEconomyStocktonSacramentoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6061bcc041a044de9824ef609c41209cWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:22:50 GMTUS construction spending down 0.8 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35fcf59bee7445ab506415980b4e513WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending fell in August, the second decline in the past three months, with housing, non-residential and government projects all showing weakness.MARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsConstruction sector performanceConstruction put in placeEconomyEconomic outlookGovernment and politicsReal estateIndustrial products and servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35fcf59bee7445ab506415980b4e513Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:28:22 GMTFla officer on leave after using stun gun on womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3b53ac13cba47c4aa7adf56ae70bf61TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida police officer has been placed on administrative leave pending an internal affairs investigation after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman's back during an arrest in a Tallahassee neighborhood.GARY FINEOUTaGeneral newsArrestsCrimeLaw and orderTallahasseeFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3b53ac13cba47c4aa7adf56ae70bf61Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:15:02 GMTRevel buyers plan to re-open it as a casinohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73bab03b551f456986fcd2908cfd8f2aATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Canadian asset management company that won a bankruptcy court auction for the failed Revel casino hotel in Atlantic City plans to re-open it as a casino.WAYNE PARRYaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAtlantic CityTorontoNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73bab03b551f456986fcd2908cfd8f2aWed, 01 Oct 2014 14:21:17 GMTSaudi overhaul reshapes Islam's holiest city Meccahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c3d50800c8475ab759ef1abaf63e7aMECCA, Saudi Arabia (AP) — As a child, Osama al-Bar would walk from his home past Islam's holiest site, the Kaaba, to the market of spice and fabric merchants where his father owned a store. At that time, Mecca was so small, pilgrims could sit at the cube-shaped Kaaba and look out at the serene desert mountains where the Prophet Muhammad once walked.AYA BATRAWYtTravelLifestyleIslamMunicipal governmentsReligionSocial affairsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsSaudi ArabiaJiddahMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c3d50800c8475ab759ef1abaf63e7aWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:47:13 GMTAndre 3000: 'Will I be the 'Hey Ya!' guy forever?'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02e05e8fc1e0413686728f6b5701d03dLOS ANGELES (AP) — Sometimes Andre 3000 wonders: "Will I be the 'Hey Ya!' guy forever?"MARCELA ISAZAeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02e05e8fc1e0413686728f6b5701d03dWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:45:56 GMT12 killed as 2 trains collide in northern Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d658d5ed9ed4913b2fdf8c64b5e755dLUCKNOW, India (AP) — A train overshot a stop signal and plowed into another express passenger train in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state, killing 12 people and injuring dozens, officials said Wednesday.BISWAJEET BANERJEEiGeneral newsRail travel disruptionsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d658d5ed9ed4913b2fdf8c64b5e755dWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:45:12 GMTUS companies add jobs at healthy clip in Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95548b05c4ab4d90aa335fcefce5ef6eWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added 213,000 jobs in September, stepping up hiring for the sixth straight month, according to a private survey.CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsLabor economyEconomyGovernment and politicsLeading economic indicatorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95548b05c4ab4d90aa335fcefce5ef6eWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:32:01 GMTMock, 1st female pilot to circle globe, dies at 88http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f7d569aa54342e7b4d4591501faa7cbGeraldine "Jerrie" Mock, the Ohio housewife who 50 years ago became the first female pilot to fly solo around the world, has died. She was 88.DAN SEWELLaGeneral newsObituariesColumbusOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f7d569aa54342e7b4d4591501faa7cbWed, 01 Oct 2014 14:26:25 GMTPolice board bus, seize cap guns from first-graderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a53a7a2f1617430c8765a8cbdf62066aAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police boarded a school bus in northeast Ohio and seized two toy cap guns from a 6-year-old boy they say was pointing them at other children.aGeneral newsToysIllegal weaponsCrimeRecreation and leisureLifestyleOhioAkronUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a53a7a2f1617430c8765a8cbdf62066aWed, 01 Oct 2014 12:58:53 GMTFamily gives Lady Antebellum new outlookhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a847f166ed294721863b04818d88ddfbNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Before singer Charles Kelley and his Lady Antebellum bandmates started writing songs for their new album, Kelley's wife advised him to take a few chances rather than stick to the minimal, mellow sound that dominated the trio's last two albums.KRISTIN M. HALLeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a847f166ed294721863b04818d88ddfbWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:19:32 GMTNo trial for man in 2012 cruiser-crushing casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95a17dab5f2f4db38eaa79ef062d925aNEWPORT, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man accused of crushing seven sheriffs' vehicles with a tractor two years ago won't be prosecuted.aGeneral newsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNewportVermontUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95a17dab5f2f4db38eaa79ef062d925aWed, 01 Oct 2014 13:40:49 GMTTruck deals help boost US auto sales in Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae3cded58fc1498f9e3dbf058628e2a5DETROIT (AP) — Big discounts on pickup trucks helped keep U.S. auto sales strong in September.DEE-ANN DURBINTOM KRISHERaBusinessGeneral newsFinancial performanceCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae3cded58fc1498f9e3dbf058628e2a5Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:06:04 GMTTaiwan throws support behind HK democracy demandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d803a51fc52c4edb86f39b146f8f24b9BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan, an island that China's ruling Communist Party has long sought to bring into its fold under the same "one country, two systems" arrangement it has for Hong Kong, has thrown its support behind Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement.DIDI TANGiGeneral newsDemocracyGovernment and politicsNationalismHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsChinaHong KongTaiwanEast AsiaBeijingGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d803a51fc52c4edb86f39b146f8f24b9Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:14:01 GMTSteinem: Domestic violence discussion a positivehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e35c8c5c8d90455db87484fafd7cb926LOS ANGELES (AP) — Feminism pioneer Gloria Steinem says that if anything good has come from the NFL's domestic violence scandal, it's that we're actually talking about domestic violence.SANDY COHENaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLifestyleSportsCelebrityEntertainmentViolenceCorruption in sportsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e35c8c5c8d90455db87484fafd7cb926Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:21:13 GMT