FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:39:32 -0700Griffin and Paul lead Clippers over Suns 108-105http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d691e31742e43a99958006e50c1b2b8LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers new owner Steve Ballmer attended his first home game Wednesday night at Staples Center and the Clippers broke out of their preseason funk with a 108-105 victory over Phoenix on Wednesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAthlete healthLos AngelesLas VegasCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNevadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d691e31742e43a99958006e50c1b2b8Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:50:39 GMTRookie Randle leads Lakers past Blazers 94-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3fe7d94e7ca4b2d9034fbb0d024d6d6ONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — Julius Randle already feels the game slowing down after seven preseason games with the Los Angeles Lakers, and the rookie power forward demonstrated his comfort in an impressive finish to their latest preseason game.GREG BEACHAMsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthLos AngelesOntarioCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3fe7d94e7ca4b2d9034fbb0d024d6d6Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:10:34 GMTBrazil race hinges on fickle lower middle classhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9fe63b0e03d49a9811a46debec11f17RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The political debate boiled in Lena's Salon in Rio's Cantagalo slum, as patrons argued about who should win Sunday's presidential election.BRAD BROOKSiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyLabor economyCampaignsElectionsGovernment and politicsNational electionsPricesBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9fe63b0e03d49a9811a46debec11f17Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:02:30 GMTDenver teens' travel stirs terror appeal concernshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b9b88614ea4c32aaeb723914bb1d2bDENVER (AP) — The case of three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State militants poses vexing questions for U.S. officials about the use of social media by terror groups to recruit people inside the United States, experts said Wednesday.SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsSocial mediaPrimary and secondary educationCrimeOnline mediaMediaEducationSocial affairsUnited StatesDenverColoradoSyriaGermanyFrankfurtMinneapolisNorth AmericaMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeMinnesotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b9b88614ea4c32aaeb723914bb1d2bThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:34:40 GMTCyprus: crews locate wreckage of small planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce59ec8c978f41da8787fb98a05f9d91NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The chief of Cyprus' aircraft accidents board says search crews have found wreckage belonging to a small aircraft that vanished while en route to Beirut, Lebanon, from the east Mediterranean island.iGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationCyprusLebanonWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce59ec8c978f41da8787fb98a05f9d91Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:18:02 GMTKenny G distances self from Hong Kong protestershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccd6e7506628405ba5bf73fb9c929926HONG KONG (AP) — Smooth jazz star Kenny G insisted Thursday he's not a foreign provocateur supporting Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests, after Beijing signaled its displeasure over his inharmonious visit and repeated concerns about meddling by external forces.KELVIN CHANiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentSocial mediaProtests and demonstrationsDemocracyOnline mediaMediaPolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsHong KongChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccd6e7506628405ba5bf73fb9c929926Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:22:32 GMTWozniacki beats Radwanska at WTA Finalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e73b0320c79042a3a12a5f54e3fb997bSINGAPORE (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki moved closer to a place in the semifinals at the WTA Finals by beating Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5, 6-3 on Thursday.CHRIS LINESsSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsSingaporeSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e73b0320c79042a3a12a5f54e3fb997bThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:07:37 GMTDubai cuts profile as Mideast plastic surgery hubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a4c19fb85774f388420824522492260DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai, the emirate known for its celebration of over-the-top glamour and luxury, is racing ahead to dominate the Middle East's plastic surgery market with plans to attract half a million medical tourists in six years.AYA BATRAWYiGeneral newsLifestyleTravelElective cosmetic proceduresHealthSurgical proceduresMedical tourismDiagnosis and treatmentBeauty and fashionDubaiBeirutUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle EastLebanonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a4c19fb85774f388420824522492260Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:03:10 GMTSpanish jobless figure drops as economy picks uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/342fa91ad43c4100a89646bf74f1a01bMADRID (AP) — Spain's unemployment rate dropped to 23.7 percent in the third quarter from 24.5 percent in the previous three-month period, the latest sign of the economy's recovery.fBusinessEconomyLabor economyLeading economic indicatorsSpainWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/342fa91ad43c4100a89646bf74f1a01bThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:32:32 GMT'Outsourcing' changes Georgia race in closing dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad4db03cc2c9449899532ad2e9c2116cMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn has spent the past month hammering away at Republican David Perdue's career as a business executive, making a dispute over his role in outsourcing jobs the hallmark of her campaign for U.S. Senate.BILL BARROWCHARLES BABINGTONpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureOutsourcingCorporate newsBusinessMariettaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad4db03cc2c9449899532ad2e9c2116cThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:39:25 GMTCyprus president hospitalized in Brusselshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80bab9def1dc4d808785f425fb287819NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A Cypriot official says the president of Cyprus has been admitted to a hospital in Brussels after a prolonged nosebleed that doctors said was caused by hypertension.iGeneral newsSummitsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsCyprusWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80bab9def1dc4d808785f425fb287819Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:16:03 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/007ee891795a4192bdf8d9bdbc20834dToday is Thursday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2014. There are 69 days left in the year.The Associated PressaWorld War IIAccidents and disastersEventsGeneral newsMLB baseballProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSportsUnited KingdomUnited StatesSt. LouisWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/007ee891795a4192bdf8d9bdbc20834dThu, 23 Oct 2014 04:00:23 GMTDisqualified tribal candidate persists in campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf29311fb06f467b8569d66b39253e10FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Navajo presidential candidate disqualified from the race is holding out hope that election officials and tribal lawmakers will provide a way for him to remain on the ballot, despite the long odds.FELICIA FONSECAaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionPrimary electionsLegislationTribal governmentsCampaignsNational electionsElectionsEventsLegislatureNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf29311fb06f467b8569d66b39253e10Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:30:44 GMTAustralia weighs US request for Ebola Africa teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a118669263a45dfa927600ed3f8f0b0CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister said Thursday he was considering a personal request from President Barack Obama to send a medical team to Africa to fight Ebola, but that priority remains responding to an outbreak in the Asia-Pacific region.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsAustraliaAfricaWest AfricaUnited KingdomOceaniaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a118669263a45dfa927600ed3f8f0b0Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:20:23 GMTIndia picks up pace on economic overhaulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c73727a1a044a369175dad83b6ab27dNEW DELHI (AP) — After months of criticism for not moving aggressively enough on promises of an economic overhaul, India's new prime minister has announced a string of policies designed to kick-start Asia's third-largest economy.MUNEEZA NAQVIiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyEconomic policyProduction facilitiesGovernment appointments and nominationsGovernment and politicsUtilitiesIndustriesEnergy industryGovernment business and financeGovernment policyCorporate newsMaterials industryIndustry regulationGovernment regulationsIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c73727a1a044a369175dad83b6ab27dThu, 23 Oct 2014 06:36:26 GMTChina opposes sending North Korea to int'l courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d229bf3309f54a33af5ffa3bced17c72BEIJING (AP) — China says it's against referring ally North Korea to the International Criminal Court over its human rights record.iGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsChinaNorth KoreaEast AsiaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d229bf3309f54a33af5ffa3bced17c72Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:28:47 GMTYahoo CEO defends strategy in face of criticismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aa6de6a033e423babb4039d7574bbefSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Signaling her reign has reached a pivotal juncture, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to convince restless shareholders that the long-struggling Internet company is heading in the right direction.MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyWindfallsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesPersonal financeCorporate stockCorporate newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aa6de6a033e423babb4039d7574bbefThu, 23 Oct 2014 04:02:16 GMTAP Exclusive: A week on the road in North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c767f52e7e54e1e997e797eee58c777LAKE CHON, North Korea (AP) — The Kaema Plateau, the "Roof of Korea," is a stunning, forest-covered highland nestled in such treacherous mountains that it was never taken by the Allies during the Korean War. It's now a truck stop.ERIC TALMADGEiGeneral newsTravelGovernment and politicsLakesLifestyleEnvironment and natureHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsNorth KoreaChinaPyongyangEast AsiaAsiaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c767f52e7e54e1e997e797eee58c777Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:38:52 GMTPerry has hat trick, Ducks beat Sabres 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b15956edb44c589831744464bb955fANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry had his second hat trick of the season and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight victory.JOE RESNICKsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew YorkCanadaCaliforniaOttawaUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b15956edb44c589831744464bb955fThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:22:18 GMTOlympic hero Rulon Gardner mementos up for auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19413435f5904b2e83afa33a6b85e9a7SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mementos from the career of Olympic hero Rulon Gardner, including a USA Wrestling robe and a commemorative ring, will be auctioned off Saturday in Salt Lake City.BRADY McCOMBSaGeneral newsSportsSummer Olympic gamesArts and collectibles auctionsOlympic gamesEventsShoppingLifestyleMen's wrestlingMen's sportsWrestlingSalt Lake CityUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19413435f5904b2e83afa33a6b85e9a7Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:24:05 GMTScrivens makes 32 saves, Oilers beat Capitals 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25487312a0f446eca86cdb0695ea4262EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Ben Scrivens made 32 stops and the Edmonton Oilers handed Washington its first regulation loss of the season, beating the Capitals 3-2 on Wednesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaEdmontonCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25487312a0f446eca86cdb0695ea4262Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:39:20 GMT3 states deny gay unions despite appellate rulingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f702c5bdc42d4a5182ed03f2b08816c8WASHINGTON (AP) — The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina after federal appeals courts that oversee those states have made clear that keeping gay and lesbian couples from marrying is unconstitutional.MARK SHERMANwGovernment and politicsGays and lesbiansNational courtsState governmentsCouplesMarriageWeddingsFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryRelationshipsLifestyleOccasionsUnited StatesSouth CarolinaKansasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f702c5bdc42d4a5182ed03f2b08816c8Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:16:59 GMTJessica Korda leads Blue Bay LPGAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8aa6f18433e443fab949a2840b9ed52HAINAN ISLAND, China (AP) — Jessica Korda birdied five of the first eight holes Thursday and finished with a 6-under 66 to take the first-round lead in the Blue Bay LPGA.sSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsChinaEast AsiaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8aa6f18433e443fab949a2840b9ed52Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:09:25 GMTButler delivers 2 big hits, KC evens World Serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ad9ac4950d2467e804f64a2f9266919KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A big-and-burly thumper still has a place on these flash-and-dash Kansas City Royals, it seems. Especially if he can deliver clutch hits in the World Series, the way Billy Butler did Wednesday night.BEN WALKERsSportsMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsMissouriKansas CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ad9ac4950d2467e804f64a2f9266919Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:11:26 GMTPolice track Indiana slaying suspect's movementshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6da970eb591b4da6ab5e1794e24f38d5CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — Investigators are using the cellphone records of an Indiana man already charged in the slayings of two women to pinpoint his movements after he told police he liked to check on the status of bodies he'd previously stashed after a fresh kill, authorities said.MICHAEL TARMDON BABWINaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsCrimeArrestsLaw and orderViolent crimeIndianaGaryIllinoisChicagoTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6da970eb591b4da6ab5e1794e24f38d5Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:25:08 GMTGaza rebuilding slowed by trickle of aid, rivalryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d59768154f104dd2a2714d1cdc733ee7GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Several dozen tons of cement bags stored in a warehouse are one of the few tangible achievements so far of a $2.7 billion plan to rebuild war-wrecked Gaza Strip.KARIN LAUBMOHAMMED DARAGHMEHiGeneral newsTerritorial disputesGovernment and politicsWar and unrestPalestinian territoriesIsraelGaza StripMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d59768154f104dd2a2714d1cdc733ee7Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:03:40 GMTOfficial: crews locate wreckage of missing planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ef60ee690c4d5ea4f05ed58e0311e7NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The chief of Cyprus' aircraft accidents board says search crews have found wreckage belonging to a small aircraft that vanished while en route to Beirut, Lebanon, from the east Mediterranean island.iGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationCyprusLebanonWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28ef60ee690c4d5ea4f05ed58e0311e7Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:56:04 GMTHealthCare.gov's EZ form not for legal immigrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c30ba8012be1460eab245e1930bb2b60WASHINGTON (AP) — HealthCare.gov's new EZ application for coverage can't be used by legal immigrants or naturalized U.S. citizens, prompting concern that many Hispanics and Asians will go right back into long enrollment queues this year.RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARwBusinessHealthGovernment and politicsImmigrationHispanicsImmigration policyRace and ethnicitySocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment policyIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c30ba8012be1460eab245e1930bb2b60Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:18:10 GMTAP Exclusive: Driving up revered N. Korea mountainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e882f19d13b4fb6ba831b1e9404009bLAKE CHON, North Korea (AP) — When North Korea opens its doors, it does so for a reason. So it was when the authoritarian government granted permission for a road trip so extensive that few North Koreans — let alone a pair of American journalists — could imagine taking it.ERIC TALMADGEiGeneral newsLakesEnvironment and natureNorth KoreaEast AsiaChinaAsiaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e882f19d13b4fb6ba831b1e9404009bThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:32:59 GMTMan apprehended after jumping White House fencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65957120bd2d48ea8c32dbb2e529dc0fWASHINGTON (AP) — A 23-year-old Maryland man is in custody after he climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs.DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65957120bd2d48ea8c32dbb2e529dc0fThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:04:54 GMTZuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students cheerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca96b52828a84a54a21f2ad5bc3e248aBEIJING (AP) — China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, and he entertained an audience of students in Beijing with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese.DIDI TANGhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologySocial mediaOnline mediaMediaMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca96b52828a84a54a21f2ad5bc3e248aThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:43:56 GMTAP-GfK Poll: Many doubt hospitals can handle Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7582cdd81f7b4d0dbe6e5da31e7f0048WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they're not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.LAURAN NEERGAARDEMILY SWANSONwHealthGovernment and politicsPublic opinionPreventive careEpidemicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsSocial affairsPublic healthUnited StatesWest AfricaNorth AmericaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7582cdd81f7b4d0dbe6e5da31e7f0048Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:14:13 GMTAP source: Goodell told to testify in Rice appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb53387166e54891bed3e91e8fd3f9a0NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press on Wednesday night.ROB MAADDIaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsSports governanceLaw and orderProfessional footballFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb53387166e54891bed3e91e8fd3f9a0Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:05:28 GMTNokia turnaround since handset unit sale continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d16b32ab22c1406e8b1e329459148ac8HELSINKI (AP) — Nokia appears to have turned around its fortunes after the sale of its ailing cellphone unit to Microsoft, reporting a third-quarter net profit of 747 million euros ($950 million), from a loss of 91 million euros a year earlier. Sales grew 13 percent.MATTI HUUHTANENhtBusinessTechnologyTelecommunicationsIndustriesConsumer products and servicesOwnership changesCorporate newsCorporate managementPersonnelFinancial performanceHelsinkiFinlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d16b32ab22c1406e8b1e329459148ac8Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:27:25 GMTPTSD argued in case of Marine jailed in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cad6f3e2712c4c7aabb04ab28cfdf2f7SAN DIEGO (AP) — There's no dispute retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi drove with three loaded guns in his truck into Mexico where firearms are illegal.JULIE WATSONaGeneral newsPost-traumatic stress disorderCrimeWar and unrestMental healthHealthMexicoUnited StatesSan DiegoCaliforniaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cad6f3e2712c4c7aabb04ab28cfdf2f7Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:46:48 GMTCharli XCX surprises at school homecoming dancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99b3cb91b02346c69b34ac32cddc682cLOS ANGELES (AP) — Charli XCX took a break from touring Wednesday night to perform at an unlikely venue: a high school gymnasium.DERRIK J. LANGaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityPerforming artshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99b3cb91b02346c69b34ac32cddc682cThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:13:46 GMTCanada's PM says shooting rampage was terrorismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b53822f6c8841f2824a83ffabe95dfdOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was being targeted for reprisals for joining the U.S.-led air campaign against an extremist Islamic group in Iraq and Syria.BENJAMIN SHINGLERROB GILLIESiGeneral newsViolent crimeTerrorismWar casualtiesGovernment and politicsCrimeLegislatureWar and unrestOntarioCanadaOttawaMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b53822f6c8841f2824a83ffabe95dfdThu, 23 Oct 2014 06:30:02 GMTGasol leads Grizzlies past Cavaliers, 96-92http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24f0337b260346569566308210bd87a8MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies reserves accomplished what the starters couldn't - they built enough of a lead to put away the Cleveland Cavaliers.CLAY BAILEYsSportsSports transactionsMen's basketballSports businessProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsMemphisClevelandNew York CityTennesseeUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24f0337b260346569566308210bd87a8Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:28:33 GMTAsia stocks down on mixed China data, weak Wall Sthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97ba33feea714df8b532e2d512d4a417TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks fell Thursday after another slump in oil prices dragged Wall Street lower and China's manufacturing output grew at the slowest pace in five months.YURI KAGEYAMAiBusinessGeneral newsManufacturing sector performanceCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsJapanEast AsiaChinaAsiaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97ba33feea714df8b532e2d512d4a417Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:58:45 GMTGiants' bullpen melts down in 7-2 loss to Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1daf23d0aa840afb3a79f9bc394e793KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Giants manager Bruce Bochy signaled to his bullpen and got no relief. Over and over.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1daf23d0aa840afb3a79f9bc394e793Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:44:07 GMTPolice: Gunmen kill 8 Shiite Muslims in Pakistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ad6026f977940ef9012f19494a0eb14QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Four gunmen attacked a minibus carrying Shiite Muslims in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing eight of them, police said.ABDUL SATTARiGeneral newsWar and unrestNationalismPoliceReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesPakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ad6026f977940ef9012f19494a0eb14Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:36:18 GMTStocks sink as oil falls, China factories slumberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1fb083d833c49d9b6f478a7ce68c7bdTOKYO (AP) — Global stocks fell Thursday after another slump in oil prices added to doubts about the strength of global demand and China's manufacturing output grew at the slowest pace in five months.YURI KAGEYAMAiBusinessGeneral newsManufacturing sector performanceCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsStock marketsJapanEast AsiaChinaAsiaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1fb083d833c49d9b6f478a7ce68c7bdThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:09:25 GMTTesco chair resigns after accounting scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c14adb6a374ba487f434835eeb4ff6LONDON (AP) — The chairman of Tesco, the world's second-biggest retailer behind Walmart, has resigned amid an accounting scandal in which the company admitted it had overstated its profits.fBusinessCorporate governanceCorporate newsCorporate crimeCrimeGeneral newsFraud and false statementsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4c14adb6a374ba487f434835eeb4ff6Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:25:26 GMTLocal Todd Sinnott has Asia-Pacific Amateur leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cb955ccfc1b4a81a84d830f157a5510MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Local golfer Todd Sinnott shot a 5-under 67 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over 2012 champion Guan Tianlang of China after the first round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne.sSportsGolfAustraliaEast AsiaOceaniaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cb955ccfc1b4a81a84d830f157a5510Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:04:41 GMTHyundai Motor's 3Q profit falls 28 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9997583a4f3c440193d86c4798413308SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hyundai Motor Co. said Thursday its profit sank nearly 30 percent for the July-September quarter, hurt by a stronger South Korean currency and weak sales growth in its home market.YOUKYUNG LEEfBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate newsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9997583a4f3c440193d86c4798413308Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:57:27 GMTTV runner-up Aiken seeks win in NC House racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6298ff145fa4c3e8de295f2c16210c4ERWIN, N.C. (AP) — Eleven years after becoming a national TV sensation, Clay Aiken still attracts a crowd in central North Carolina. In an hour he could only get a block or so down the street during an old textile town's fall festival while fans stopped to talk and take pictures.GARY D. ROBERTSONpGovernment and politicsHouse electionsElectionsVoting districtsLegislatureTV newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsNews mediaMediaTelevisionMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesNorth CarolinaRaleighUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6298ff145fa4c3e8de295f2c16210c4Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:10:24 GMTZuckerberg speaks Chinese; Beijing students cheerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c1f431097740acb8573fc7a623dcd3BEIJING (AP) — China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, and he entertained an audience of students with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese at a prestigious Beijing university.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologySocial mediaOnline mediaMediaMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79c1f431097740acb8573fc7a623dcd3Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:56:25 GMTSchumacher's doctor sees progress after injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72876fe7cce6405aa88a997cc0d5a0e3PARIS (AP) — A French physician who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after the Formula One champion struck his head in a ski accident says he is no longer in a coma and predicted a possible recovery within three years.iGeneral newsSportsHealthInjuriesFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72876fe7cce6405aa88a997cc0d5a0e3Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:46:03 GMTRoyals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/816eeec70ba64aff926f45ffa6d59be4KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth inning Wednesday night, Kauffman Stadium was consumed by chaos.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsMissouriKansas CitySan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/816eeec70ba64aff926f45ffa6d59be4Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:37:25 GMTHow the AP-GfK poll was conductedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f7cca3b306c4bcb99442243603e1e59The Associated Press-GfK poll on Ebola was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Oct. 16-20. It is based on online interviews of 1,608 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.The Associated PressaHealthGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f7cca3b306c4bcb99442243603e1e59Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:15:51 GMT