FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:48:56 -0700GM to introduce new, high-end Cadillac next yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c11cff21bb460aaf1a57652ece7d71DETROIT (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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11c11cff21bb460aaf1a57652ece7d71Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:55:32 GMT3 French students hit by gunfire on school triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bde33d1d3ece4e47bf0c9758c0226439PARIS (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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bde33d1d3ece4e47bf0c9758c0226439Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:24:01 GMTDempsey lauds French airstrike against militantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ca77d9d076247ce8bbad9dc5da8a02aCAEN, 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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ca77d9d076247ce8bbad9dc5da8a02aFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:36:58 GMTInvestors breathe sigh of relief at Scottish votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbc6a32a46234b19ad08a8bab7755519LONDON (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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbc6a32a46234b19ad08a8bab7755519Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:36:16 GMTCar bomb attack kills 8 people in Baghdadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7680273f495424eade586cb2d398e03BAGHDAD (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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7680273f495424eade586cb2d398e03Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:32:42 GMTRyder Cup at a glancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea47d974d7f486da2131043c3c84eccGLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — Facts and figures for the Ryder Cup:sSportsMen's sportsRyder CupMen's golfGolfEventsEuropeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ea47d974d7f486da2131043c3c84eccFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:23:38 GMT3 French students struck by gunfire on school triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08b4d3e0e84149cebd7d5ce8ea9e6c57PARIS (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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08b4d3e0e84149cebd7d5ce8ea9e6c57Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:22 GMTChina fines GlaxoSmithKline $492M for briberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca0e90731d25411e91c63d1f3f3b0fa4BEIJING (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca0e90731d25411e91c63d1f3f3b0fa4Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:03:22 GMTNigeria: Church obstructed rescue, lives losthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c28da81e4df4eb49ac6169c03c36bf3JOHANNESBURG (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 Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c28da81e4df4eb49ac6169c03c36bf3Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:04:17 GMTCar bomb attacks kill 17 people in Baghdadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a38bb5d232f744deb17cb2539f5cd832BAGHDAD (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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a38bb5d232f744deb17cb2539f5cd832Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:27:59 GMT1st US anti-Ebola military aid arrives in Liberiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c197fe9c557c4fda84a3d8b21af3ffd0MONROVIA, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c197fe9c557c4fda84a3d8b21af3ffd0Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:59:57 GMTMorocco expands laws against jihad seekershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0311721746d1417e80754bbb981aede6RABAT, 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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0311721746d1417e80754bbb981aede6Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:34:44 GMTPoland picks new foreign minister in reshufflehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e1687cc0b80472cad4cb193512e6e3eWARSAW, 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e1687cc0b80472cad4cb193512e6e3eFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:46:12 GMTIndian state TV sacks anchor over China blunderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31bb853bc2ce45da947477609fb4ef2cNEW 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 Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31bb853bc2ce45da947477609fb4ef2cFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:45:05 GMTNew Zealand's election-day gag: no public politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d3c1232b9d443d3b756fcd40a49db10WELLINGTON, 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 ZealandOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d3c1232b9d443d3b756fcd40a49db10Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:27:11 GMT2-time Grand Slam winner Li Na retires from tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1f6d4f9190f44de90cf25f7fbfc45a5BEIJING (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1f6d4f9190f44de90cf25f7fbfc45a5Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:10:14 GMTFloods shut down Philippine capital, 3 killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f60faf18510465fbfcf92ae0ad0a720MANILA, 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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f60faf18510465fbfcf92ae0ad0a720Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:16:29 GMTPolice: American suspect confesses in Bali killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65973b2a986343c392111bda6bdab3fdBALI, 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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65973b2a986343c392111bda6bdab3fdFri, 19 Sep 2014 11:01:03 GMTRyder Cup Rostershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff386269906a40d1b8572e2cc8600efdGLENEAGLES, 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff386269906a40d1b8572e2cc8600efdFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:24:25 GMTRyder Cup, hole by holehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27749119123c40aaa994a5bf4a93d00aGLENEAGLES, 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 sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27749119123c40aaa994a5bf4a93d00aFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:22:39 GMTUganda's president fires top challenger for powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64f6ddd597304b67bc235be5054c2253KAMPALA, 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 AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64f6ddd597304b67bc235be5054c2253Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:14:23 GMTUK to make changes after Scotland vote keeps unionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3d828bd2e44419393a09c90d6bc6384LONDON (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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3d828bd2e44419393a09c90d6bc6384Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:19:47 GMT10 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd6cf7f68d7b42b7a845fc82ef68310fYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:The Associated PressaGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd6cf7f68d7b42b7a845fc82ef68310fFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:11:47 GMTCase of American jailed in Cuba back in US courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d3019b8645248ac85d036a868c186c3WASHINGTON (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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d3019b8645248ac85d036a868c186c3Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:35:00 GMTObama unveils campaign against campus assaultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c6aeeb5f1e49dbb76316f4c78a92c7WASHINGTON (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 affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c6aeeb5f1e49dbb76316f4c78a92c7Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:01:45 GMTScots reject independence in historic votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1b4925fb8db45728e915cf51abf91b5EDINBURGH, 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 Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1b4925fb8db45728e915cf51abf91b5Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:32:31 GMTWorld stocks rise as Scotland votes to stay in UKhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bade76723a6940ed8f3df409354ca79aHONG 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 ChinaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bade76723a6940ed8f3df409354ca79aFri, 19 Sep 2014 11:22:58 GMTEuropean capsules for the Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8e4aba6ccf34823a1330c76412c6fd5A 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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8e4aba6ccf34823a1330c76412c6fd5Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:22:22 GMTConvicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed63d9e3b20749fe9597158969abcf32BELL, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed63d9e3b20749fe9597158969abcf32Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:33:09 GMTRyder Cup trivia quizhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87eeb8771fad4ac198194d7861edd04cHow well do you know the Ryder Cup? Try this quiz:DOUG FERGUSONsSportsRyder CupMen's sportsGolfMen's golfEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87eeb8771fad4ac198194d7861edd04cFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:23:54 GMTUS capsules for the Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d3f2b71667141369fe9b3eb314ca3b7A 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d3f2b71667141369fe9b3eb314ca3b7Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:21:42 GMTScotland 'No' fails to stop Catalan secession pushhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ec43be002f47f7974e399b20adce8dBARCELONA, 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 Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ec43be002f47f7974e399b20adce8dFri, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:36 GMTScotland: Who won? Who lost?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0446e4c0b4f423b9e1c412a5db9b5ceLONDON (AP) — Who won and who lost in Scotland's independence referendum?ROBERT BARRiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomScotlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0446e4c0b4f423b9e1c412a5db9b5ceFri, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:38 GMTChina fines GSK $492 million for briberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5700a58d00974df583839ac29da99d07BEIJING (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5700a58d00974df583839ac29da99d07Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:10:49 GMTDonetsk cleans up from shelling in eastern Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d541bc942fe34f4c98fe2eb2376719a8DONETSK, 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d541bc942fe34f4c98fe2eb2376719a8Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:35:46 GMTPM says al-Qaida holds no appeal for India Muslimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb6b25f63d7402890f6d06bd86f67b6NEW 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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdb6b25f63d7402890f6d06bd86f67b6Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:51 GMTWozniacki, Kerber reach Pan Pacific semifinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53bd23d4c92649288514c4bc24855c84TOKYO (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53bd23d4c92649288514c4bc24855c84Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:30:54 GMTWozniacki, Kerber, Muguruza into Pan Pacific semishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c809a788de694155b6fc4c65f946c03eTOKYO (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c809a788de694155b6fc4c65f946c03eFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:08:13 GMTLepchenko upsets Radwanska at Korea Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47839355d9c64fd4848f1bfc59c5e6fcSEOUL, 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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47839355d9c64fd4848f1bfc59c5e6fcFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:47:26 GMTUEFA picks Wembley for Euro 2020 semifinals, finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b281f7ab5cf4fa091392f21aa090404GENEVA (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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b281f7ab5cf4fa091392f21aa090404Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:30:51 GMTSierra Leone begins 3-day Ebola lockdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cbe52c599c3429ca10eb238fccd6279FREETOWN, 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 AfricaLiberiaGuineaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cbe52c599c3429ca10eb238fccd6279Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:06:40 GMTBurger King Japan's latest meal is the new blackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd4a3641efcb412590d9762bb3d70a93TOKYO (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd4a3641efcb412590d9762bb3d70a93Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:23:38 GMTAnother chance for USA to turn tide in Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d466960f965421183b02e59c943d51eSteve Stricker never felt more alone in front of so many people.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's sportsRyder CupMen's golfGolfEventsScotlandUnited StatesEuropeUnited KingdomWestern EuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d466960f965421183b02e59c943d51eFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:20:32 GMTGuinea: 8 people killed on Ebola awareness triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6751be27095b46389b4d31450f14b727CONAKRY, 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 AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6751be27095b46389b4d31450f14b727Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:08:52 GMTUN rights chief: Migrant deaths may be mass murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bee70bdc77044a7806a16bd3ad06c4bGENEVA (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 crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6bee70bdc77044a7806a16bd3ad06c4bFri, 19 Sep 2014 10:34:04 GMTSpain's Catalonia to take step for secession votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76bb28d31c7f4dc6b122bcbaca53869bBARCELONA, 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 Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76bb28d31c7f4dc6b122bcbaca53869bFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:57:12 GMTRocket kills 2 Lebanese soldiers near Syria borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74072123f2e64fea85aaa30209ae1f41BEIRUT (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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74072123f2e64fea85aaa30209ae1f41Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:14:56 GMTFrance strikes Islamic State group's depot in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e86e63feab446fc99b18db55be22e05PARIS (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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e86e63feab446fc99b18db55be22e05Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:28:05 GMTFloods shut down Philippine capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2dd7f2e9cdc419abb35a3ad375236a9MANILA, 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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2dd7f2e9cdc419abb35a3ad375236a9Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:08:12 GMTRussian PM: Moscow ready to cooperate with Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b3d423d032f4c31b1a3a0a5a597e38dMOSCOW (AP) — Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Russia is ready to cooperate with the West despite efforts to isolate Moscow with economic sanctions.iBusinessGeneral newsRussiaMoscowEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b3d423d032f4c31b1a3a0a5a597e38dFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:38:06 GMT