FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Nov 2014 13:57:03 -0800Ferguson mayor: National Guard deployment delayed, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson's mayor says the National Guard wasn't deployed quickly enough as violent protests broke out following the grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson.aGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:45:55 GMTOfficial: Afghan president orders military review, Afghanistan (AP) — President Ashraf Ghani has ordered a top-to-bottom review of the operations of Afghanistan's defense forces, including discussing the resumption of controversial night raids banned by his predecessor.By LYNNE O'DONNELLiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsAfghanistanUnited StatesKabulCentral AsiaAsiaNorth AmericaMiddle East, 25 Nov 2014 21:37:14 GMTFerguson mayor: Darren Wilson still on leave, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson's mayor says Darren Wilson remains on administrative leave a day after the grand jury did not indict the officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown.aGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsIndictmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsLaw and orderMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:47:39 GMTGreek bailout talks resume in Paris (AP) — Greece resumed negotiations in Paris with bailout inspectors on Tuesday, as officials in Athens said the country would seek a more gradual exit from the massive rescue program than previously hoped.fBusinessGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsNational governmentsGreeceFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Nov 2014 21:04:21 GMTAs OPEC faces tough test, lower oil prices loom YORK (AP) — These are the moments OPEC exists for: A sharp drop in global oil prices has reduced the amount of money OPEC countries take in by nearly $1 billion a day.By JONATHAN FAHEYaBusinessGeneral newsPricesEnergy and the environmentGovernment and politicsEconomyEnergy industryIndustriesEnvironmentEnvironment and natureUnited StatesNigeriaMiddle EastSaudi ArabiaIranNorth AmericaWest AfricaAfrica, 25 Nov 2014 20:45:54 GMTWoods at 5-year mark of Thanksgiving accident mention of golf during the week of Thanksgiving used to be about the Skins Game.By DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfPGA ChampionshipsAccidentsEventsHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportation, 25 Nov 2014 21:39:36 GMTRain, snow could mess up Thanksgiving travel, N.Y. (AP) — Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to change their plans and beat a storm expected to bring snow, slush and rain to the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor Wednesday on one of the busiest, most stressful days of the year.By FRANK ELTMANaBusinessGeneral newsWeatherLeisure travelHolidaysWinter weatherAir travel disruptionsTravelOccasionsLifestyleTransportationNew YorkNew York CityNewarkBostonUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew JerseyMassachusetts, 25 Nov 2014 21:45:56 GMTRough week for Fox in Nielsen ratings YORK (AP) — If Fox launches a comeback over the next couple of years, the network may very well look upon the week before Thanksgiving 2014 as its low point.By DAVID BAUDERfBusinessArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentTelevision ratingsTV newsFootballTelevisionMediaNews mediaMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesProfessional footballSports, 25 Nov 2014 21:35:02 GMTEbola isolation at US base 'pretty much vacation', Va. (AP) — With flat screen TVs, game nights and plentiful Wi-Fi, life in isolation for military members returning from the mission in West Africa against Ebola can look a lot like summer camp.By BROCK VERGAKISaGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:24:10 GMTNew FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus (AP) — Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating a tub of popcorn at the movie theater.By MARY CLARE JALONICKwBusinessFood and drinkHealthLifestyleGovernment and politicsParentingRelationshipsRestaurantsFood shoppingIndustry regulationGovernment regulationsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsShoppingGovernment business and finance, 25 Nov 2014 20:16:28 GMTSpace station's 3-D printer pops out 1st creation CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.By MARCIA DUNNhtBusinessScience3-D technologyEntertainment and media technologyTechnologyIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:47:15 GMTMan freed after 39 years in prison offers thanks (AP) — A man imprisoned nearly four decades for a slaying and freed when a witness said he lied as a boy came to Cincinnati on Tuesday to thank the law project that worked to win his freedom.By LISA CORNWELLaGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeOhioCincinnatiClevelandUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:05:06 GMTKurt Busch wins delay of Delaware court hearing, Del. (AP) — A Delaware family court commissioner has granted NASCAR driver Kurt Busch's request to delay a hearing on a protection from abuse petition filed by his ex-girlfriend.By RANDALL CHASEaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsCriminal investigationsAutomobile racingLaw and orderCrimeDoverDelawareUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:36:35 GMTSylvia Day fan advocate in TV's 'Crossfire' series YORK (AP) — Sylvia Day vows to protect her fans' favorite moments when her "Crossfire" erotic romance novels are adapted for television.By LAURI NEFFeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityBooks and literature, 25 Nov 2014 20:56:34 GMTAP El Paso correspondent Llorca dies at 40 PASO, Texas (AP) — Juan Carlos Llorca, the El Paso correspondent for The Associated Press and a veteran reporter in his native Guatemala, has died. He was 40.aGeneral newsObituariesNewspapersNews mediaMediaEl PasoTexasGuatemalaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Nov 2014 20:54:03 GMTNobel Prize for DNA discovery going to auction YORK (AP) — The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsScienceNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:46:20 GMTBench pivotal part of Grizzlies' strong start, Tenn. (AP) — With the Los Angeles Clippers still hanging around in the fourth quarter, the Memphis Grizzlies' reserves put them away with a long-range barrage: Quincy Pondexter, Courtney Lee and Jon Leuer provided the knockout blow with a trifecta of 3-pointers.By CLAY BAILEYsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMemphisSacramentoTennesseeUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 25 Nov 2014 20:39:17 GMTReview: Cumberbatch shines as wartime codebreaker'Tis clearly the season for Oscar-worthy performances by British actors playing mathematical geniuses facing daunting personal odds.By JOCELYN NOVECKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainment, 25 Nov 2014 21:06:26 GMTLongtime AP reporter Juan Carlos Llorca dies at 40 PASO, Texas (AP) — Juan Carlos Llorca, a veteran Associated Press journalist who covered immigration and the drug war along the U.S.-Mexico border, and whose reporting on illegal international adoptions helped prompt national reforms in Guatemala, has died at age 40.aGeneral newsObituariesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsFamily issuesGuatemalaEl PasoTexasUnited StatesMexicoCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:35:01 GMTShia LaBeouf making progress on treatment YORK (AP) — Actor Shia LaBeouf (SHY'-uh luh-BUF') is complying with treatment ordered as part of a plea deal stemming from a bizarre episode during the Broadway show "Cabaret."aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentCelebrity, 25 Nov 2014 20:16:00 GMTPolice across US prepare for more Ferguson rallies across the U.S. prepared for another day of demonstrations Tuesday after thousands of people in cities from Los Angeles and New York passionately protested a grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, officer who killed a black 18-year-old.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsCrimePolitical and civil unrestViolent crimeLaw and orderCaliforniaNew York CityChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew YorkIllinois, 25 Nov 2014 20:22:25 GMTGrain mostly higher, livestock mixed (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:47:51 GMTOhio attorney suspended over hypnosis allegations (AP) — A Cleveland-area attorney accused of hypnotizing women for his sexual pleasure has been immediately suspended by the state Supreme Court.aGeneral newsOhioClevelandUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:35:51 GMTMissouri governor: More National Guard in Ferguson, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says more than 2,200 National Guardsmen will be in place in the region near Ferguson on Tuesday night in the event of more violence.aGeneral newsState governmentsGovernment and politicsMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:24:17 GMTGuessing game: What are OPEC nations thinking? YORK (AP) — Does Saudi Arabia have it out for frackers in the U.S.? Or Iran? Or Russia? Will low oil prices make it easier to fight the Islamic State? Or harder?By JONATHAN FAHEYaBusinessGeneral newsPricesEconomyEnergy industryIndustriesSaudi ArabiaMiddle EastUnited StatesIranRussiaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEurope, 25 Nov 2014 20:48:32 GMTCirque show scene returns after performer's death VEGAS (AP) — A key battle scene near the end of Cirque du Soleil's "Ka" show is coming back more than a year and a half after a performer fell 94 feet to her death when a wire rope snapped during the stunt.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSpectacularsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:06:05 GMTTough to make a case against police in shootings (AP) — A Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a policeman for the killing of Michael Brown illustrates the difficulty of making a case against officers in fatal shootings and points to the likelihood of a similar outcome for a federal civil rights probe of the case.By ERIC TUCKERwGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsPolice brutalityCrimeCivil rights violationsHuman rights and civil libertiesPoliceGeneral newsLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceLaw enforcement agenciesNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:10:35 GMTLa. teacher pleads not guilty in group sex case, La. (AP) — A 32-year-old teacher accused of participating in group sex with a 16-year-old student and another faculty member has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of having carnal knowledge of a juvenile.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeEducationLaw and orderSocial affairsLouisianaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:04:10 GMTBill: New Yorkers could identify as multiracial YORK (AP) — New Yorkers may soon be able to identify themselves as more than one race under legislation introduced in the City Council on Tuesday.By JONATHAN LEMIREaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsLegislationLocal governmentsLegislatureNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:06:50 GMT'Birdman' leads Spirit Awards nominations ANGELES (AP) — "Birdman," a dark comedy about show business, took flight Tuesday with a leading six nominations for the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards.By LINDSEY BAHRaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentAcademy AwardsAward showsEventsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:25:46 GMTTwo teens shot dead, two different Obama reactions (AP) — Two unarmed black teenagers shot dead. Two very different reactions from President Barack Obama.By NEDRA PICKLERwGovernment and politicsRace and ethnicityAfrican-AmericansSocial issuesSocial affairsMissouriDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:25:29 GMT2 teen female bombers kill more than 40 in Nigeria, Nigeria (AP) — The teenage girls entered the busy marketplace separately Tuesday, their vests of explosives hidden beneath their full hijabs.By HARUNA UMARiGeneral newsBombingsWar and unrestImprovised explosivesTerrorismDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsNigeriaWest AfricaAfrica, 25 Nov 2014 20:56:35 GMTWoman who faked son's cancer gets probation, Colo. (AP) — A suburban Denver woman who lied about her son having cancer to collect tens of thousands of dollars in charitable contributions will serve five years of probation and spend 90 nights in jail on work release.aGeneral newsCharity fundraisingCancerPhilanthropySocial affairsDiseases and conditionsHealthLegal proceedingsLaw and orderChild and teen healthColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:32:43 GMTCash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy, Ukraine (AP) — For hours, small crowds in Donetsk huddle hopefully in the cold around cash machines that never get filled, as artillery rumbles in the distance.By PETER LEONARD and BALINT SZLANKOiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment pensions and social securityGovernment and politicsGovernment business and financeFinancial servicesIndustriesUkraineDonetskEastern EuropeEurope, 25 Nov 2014 20:21:08 GMT24 died in Burkina Faso unrest that ousted leader, Burkina Faso (AP) — A committee cataloging the damage done during protests that forced Burkina Faso's longtime president from power says 24 people were killed in the unrest.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBurkina FasoOuagadougouWest AfricaAfrica, 25 Nov 2014 21:07:46 GMTPall and DSW are big market movers YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:fFinancial performanceCorporate newsBusiness, 25 Nov 2014 21:45:35 GMTRed Sox bring in Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez (AP) — Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez spent the last two seasons as NL West rivals. Now they're teammates, signing with the Boston Red Sox as free agents to try to boost Boston out of the AL East cellar.By JIMMY GOLENsSportsSports transactionsMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballSports businessBaseballMen's sportsEventsBostonSan FranciscoMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 25 Nov 2014 20:54:41 GMTBrown family blasts prosecutor's handling of case, Mo. (AP) — Attorneys for Michael Brown's family on Tuesday vowed to push for federal charges against the Ferguson police officer who killed the unarmed 18-year-old, and they renewed their calls for peace following a night of violent protests in which several businesses were burned to the ground.By JIM SALTER and DAVID A. LIEBaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeProtests and demonstrationsHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw and orderPolitical and civil unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsFiresAccidents and disastersMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:24:15 GMTConservationists sue over federal coal program, Mont. (AP) — Conservation groups have sued the government to force federal officials to undertake the first broad environmental review of the government's coal-leasing program in decades.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsScienceGovernment programsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderBillingsUnited StatesMontanaNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:10:15 GMTCalorie count to appear with many prepared foods (AP) — Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad bar and even that buttery tub of popcorn at the movie theater.By MARY CLARE JALONICKwBusinessFood and drinkHealthLifestyleGovernment and politicsParentingRelationshipsHealthy eatingRestaurantsFood shoppingGovernment regulationsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesNutritionDiet and exerciseIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeShoppingMedia and entertainment industry, 25 Nov 2014 20:45:37 GMTLionel Messi sets new Champions League record by scoring 72nd goal, Cyprus (AP) — Lionel Messi sets new Champions League record by scoring 72nd goal.sSportsRecord setting eventsMen's soccerProfessional soccerGeneral newsMen's sportsSoccerCyprusWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Nov 2014 20:29:14 GMTHSBC to pay $12.5 million to settle SEC charge (AP) — HSBC will pay $12.5 million to settle regulators' charges that its private-banking business based in Switzerland violated U.S. securities laws.fBusinessUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:37:09 GMTABC's Stephanopoulos interviews Darren Wilson YORK (AP) — ABC News' George Stephanopoulos landed the much-sought first television interview with Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, speaking to him for an hour Tuesday in Missouri.By DAVID BAUDERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsNews mediaMediaTelevision, 25 Nov 2014 20:14:19 GMTOfficials: Afghan to review military plan, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered a top-to-bottom review of the practices of the country's defense forces, including discussing the resumption of controversial night raids banned by his predecessor.By LYNNE O'DONNELLiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsAfghanistanUnited StatesKabulCentral AsiaAsiaNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:52:54 GMTJudge OKs Hernandez trial delay in 2012 killings (AP) — A judge on Tuesday agreed to delay the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men after his lawyer said Hernandez's defense team is busy trying to prepare for his trial in a 2013 killing.By DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:34:39 GMTUtah to scrap parts of immigration law under deal LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah has agreed to scrap three key provisions in its controversial 2011 immigration law and put limits on another in a settlement reached with the American Civil Liberties Union.By BRADY McCOMBSaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsImmigration policyArrestsImmigrationCrimeLegislationGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderLegislatureUtahUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:20:16 GMTA glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future LOUIS (AP) — The weeks of anxious waiting and hours of deliberating ended Monday, but the grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of black 18-year-old Michael Brown will likely reverberate throughout the community and nation for days to come.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeIndictmentsLaw and orderFiresAccidents and disastersMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:53:38 GMTWal-Mart's top merchant out as key holiday nears YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart's chief merchandising officer for its namesake U.S. division has left as the discounter makes leadership changes to perk up sales as the holiday shopping season revs up.By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOfBusinessHolidaysHoliday shoppingPersonnelGift shoppingOccasionsLifestyleShoppingPersonal spendingPersonal financeUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:41:36 GMTStock gains fizzle; Indexes still near records YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market is ending the day pretty much it started, leaving indexes near record highs.aBusinessGeneral newsFinancial marketsStock marketsUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 21:11:22 GMTAP NewsAlert, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson mayor criticizes what he calls delayed deployment of National Guard during protests.aGeneral newsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Nov 2014 20:21:54 GMT