FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Oct 2014 14:59:39 -0700Feds to gather 'nuisance' mustangs in Nevada, Nev. (AP) — Federal wranglers plan an unusual wild horse roundup near the Nevada-Utah line, where ranchers and rural residents say protected mustangs are knocking down fences and impregnating domesticated mares.SCOTT SONNERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsAnimalsHorsesAgricultureIndustriesBusinessMammalsNatural resource managementEnvironmentEnvironment and natureLand environmentWildlifeEnvironmental conservation and preservationNevadaRenoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:39:36 GMTEx-Mountie hero of shooting at Canada's Parliament, Ontario (AP) — The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber in his black robe, carrying the golden ceremonial mace on his right shoulder.DAVID CRARYJENNIFER PELTZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureViolent crimeCrimeOntarioNew BrunswickCanadaOttawaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:35:27 GMT2nd high school football season ended over hazing, Pa. (AP) — Officials at a high school in suburban Philadelphia have canceled the football team's remaining two games after they concluded rookie players were subjected to what the superintendent calls "humiliating" initiation rites.aGeneral newsSportsHigh school footballHigh school sportsHazing ritualsFootballViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationDoylestownPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:25:07 GMTNavajo high court orders election postponed, Ariz. (AP) — The top court on the largest American Indian reservation ordered tribal election officials Thursday to postpone the Navajo Nation's presidential election and immediately reprint ballots without the name of a candidate who was disqualified in a language fluency case.FELICIA FONSECAaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionJudicial electionsElectionsLegislationCampaignsNational electionsEventsJudiciaryLegislatureNational courtsNational governmentsCourts, 23 Oct 2014 20:41:02 GMTBiden stumps in north Minnesota for Democrat Nolan, Minn. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden has urged Democrats in northeast Minnesota's Iron Range to get out the vote for U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan.STEVE KARNOWSKIpGovernment and politicsHouse electionsElectionsHibbingMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:41:39 GMTHow the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday stock market got a boost Thursday from a combination of strong corporate earnings and encouraging economic reports. Caterpillar and 3M were among the companies posting results that impressed investors. Hiring in the U.S. remains solid and a survey of businesses in Europe suggested that the region may avoid slipping back into recession.The Associated PressfBusinessStock marketsFinancial markets, 23 Oct 2014 20:51:26 GMT4 more workers allege racial bias at Daimler plant, Ore. (AP) — Oregon expanded its investigation into discrimination at the Portland truck-making plant of German automotive giant Daimler AG after four more employees came forward with allegations of racial harassment.GOSIA WOZNIACKAaBusinessGeneral newsAfrican-AmericansWorkplace discriminationRace and ethnicityProduction facilitiesHuman rights and civil libertiesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesPersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsCorporate newsPortlandOregonNorth AmericaUnited States, 23 Oct 2014 20:47:33 GMTDad: White House jumper has "mental health" issues (AP) — The latest person to climb over the White House fence had the paranoid belief he was being watched by cameras and had previously been arrested at the executive mansion, his father said.JESSICA GRESKOwGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsArrestsLaw and orderGeneral newsCrimeDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:16:05 GMTPoll: Rousseff takes lead in Brazil president race DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has pulled ahead of her rival and taken a six-point lead just days before Sunday's presidential vote, according to a poll released Thursday.iGeneral newsPublic opinionNational electionsElectionsGovernment and politicsSocial affairsBrazilRio de JaneiroSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 23 Oct 2014 20:26:04 GMTOfficial: 3 dead, 2 hurt in Maryland air crash, Md. (AP) — A fire department official said three people were killed and two others were injured Thursday when an airplane and a helicopter collided in the air near the Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland.aGeneral newsHealthAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationFrederickMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:48:25 GMTGuns seized from Ohio police impersonation suspect, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they've seized around 30 guns, 15,000 rounds of ammunition and police equipment including badges, uniforms, silencers and vehicles from the central Ohio home of a man who tried to pull over a uniformed officer as he drove to work last week.aGeneral newsCrimeIllegal weaponsOhioAkronUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:38:50 GMTFigures on government spending and debt (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.fGovernment and politicsEconomic policyEconomyBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment policyGovernment finance, 23 Oct 2014 20:35:28 GMTGlass maker deals to exit Apple, Arizona plant (AP) — Nearly 2,000 furnaces installed in an Arizona factory to make synthetic sapphire glass for Apple Inc. will be removed and sold under a deal between the tech giant and the company that had been gearing up to produce huge amounts of the product for use in Apple's products.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyProduction facilitiesOwnership changesCorporate newsMobile phonesConsumer electronicsArizonaMesaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:32:21 GMTPrisoner in Afghanistan to be tried in US (AP) — The Obama administration is preparing to transfer a military detainee in Afghanistan for criminal trial in Virginia, U.S. officials said Thursday.KEN DILANIANERIC TUCKERwGovernment and politicsTerrorismMilitary legal affairsNational courtsSeptember 11 attacksCrimeLegislatureWar and unrestGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderMilitary and defenseNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryEventsTerrorist attacksUnited StatesAfghanistanCubaLibyaNorth AmericaCentral AsiaAsiaCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AfricaAfrica, 23 Oct 2014 21:11:45 GMTA blue Christmas for Amazon? YORK (AP) — It might be a blue Christmas for Amazon.MAE ANDERSONhtBusinessTechnologyHiring and recruitmentPersonnelFinancial performanceCorporate newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesConsumer products and services, 23 Oct 2014 21:16:11 GMTBusiness Highlights Associated PressfBusinessHolidaysEconomyCommodity marketsPolitical scandalsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCorporate managementCorporate newsPersonnelOccasionsLifestyleProducts and servicesFinancial servicesFinancial marketsUnemployment insuranceGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsLabor economyLeading economic indicatorsLeisure travelTravelStock marketsPolitical issuesUnited StatesLondonNorth AmericaEnglandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 23 Oct 2014 21:49:17 GMTPolice: Plane, helicopter collide in Maryland, Md. (AP) — Police say an airplane and helicopter have collided in mid-air at the Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationFrederickMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:53:49 GMTMan faces new charges after forced labor case ends (AP) — Michigan officials charged a former African tennis pro with child abuse on Thursday, just days after a federal judge declined to keep him behind bars in a case of fraud, immigration crimes and forced labor.aGeneral newsForced laborCrimeNational courtsCrimes against childrenHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryMichiganDetroitUnited StatesTogoNorth AmericaWest AfricaAfrica, 23 Oct 2014 20:50:33 GMTGary killings put spotlight on abandoned buildings, Ind. (AP) — The two-bedroom home in Gary's Bungalow Heights area went up in the Roaring '20s, when the Indiana steel town was thriving and filled with prosperous subdivisions. By the time Anith Jones' body was found in its basement Saturday, the building was one of thousands of dilapidated, abandoned houses serving as havens for crime in cities like Detroit and Chicago that have battled neighborhoods in decline.RICK CALLAHANMICHAEL TARMaGeneral newsCrimeMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsViolent crimeGaryIndianaDetroitUnited StatesNorth AmericaMichigan, 23 Oct 2014 21:34:25 GMTNK experts: US must apologize to free detainees, North Korea (AP) — The United States government must make a formal apology to secure the freedom of two Americans who remain imprisoned in North Korea after the release this week of Jeffrey Fowle, North Korean legal experts said Thursday.ERIC TALMADGEiGeneral newsCrimeGovernment and politicsDiplomacyInternational relationsLeisure travelTravelLifestyleNorth KoreaPyongyangUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaEast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:21:58 GMTAnalysis: GOP hopes Obama is key to Senate control (AP) — Struggling to preserve their Senate majority, Democrats are attacking Republicans over Medicare and Social Security in Louisiana, spending cuts in Arkansas, off-shore jobs in New Hampshire and women's issues in Colorado.DAVID ESPOpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsCampaignsPolitical partiesLegislaturePolitical organizationsUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaArkansasAlaskaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:27:19 GMTPolice in Frederick, Maryland, say plane, helicopter collide in midair; injuries unknown, Md. (AP) — Police in Frederick, Maryland, say plane, helicopter collide in midair; injuries unknown.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationFrederickMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:28:36 GMTFirst lady stumps in close Colorado Senate race (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama on Thursday became the latest political celebrity to get involved in Colorado's heated Senate race — one of the closest and most expensive in the country.NICHOLAS RICCARDIKRISTEN WYATTaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureLegislatureState governmentsUnited StatesColoradoDenverFort CollinsNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:31:57 GMTObama looks to inventors for ways to fight Ebola (AP) — President Barack Obama is looking for a few smart ideas from the science and technology fields that could help address the challenge posed by Ebola.JIM KUHNHENNhtHealthGovernment and politicsScience policyTechnologyGovernment policyInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:30:30 GMTUS, SKorea agree to delay wartime control transfer (AP) — The United States on Thursday agreed to maintain wartime control of South Korean troops in the event of an attack by North Korea for the foreseeable future, delaying the transfer of authority to Seoul that had been scheduled for 2015.LOLITA C. BALDORwGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesSouth KoreaSeoulNorth KoreaNorth AmericaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Oct 2014 21:38:11 GMTWilson attorneys, Dooley question leaks LOUIS (AP) — Leaks of information in the investigation into the shooting death of Michael Brown are drawing criticism from both attorneys for the officer involved in the shooting and St. Louis County's top elected official.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLocal governmentsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:37:07 GMTNavajo Nation lawmakers recess for solar eclipse ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation Council has taken a recess from its fall session in observance of the partial solar eclipse.aGeneral newsEclipsesAstronomyScienceArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:42:11 GMTAnchorage TV station wrongly airs contentious ad, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage television station inadvertently aired a commercial for U.S. Sen. Mark Begich that the campaign had pulled because the ad sparked outrage.MARK THIESSENaGeneral newsTelevisionGovernment and politicsLegislatureMediaAlaskaAnchorageUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:24:18 GMTGuantanamo prisoners in protest over women guards (AP) — Some prisoners in the highest-security unit of the Guantanamo Bay detention center have launched a protest against what they consider the religiously offensive use of female guards to move them around the U.S. base in Cuba, lawyers for the men say.BEN FOXaGeneral newsIslamMilitary legal affairsLegal proceedingsTerrorismReligionSocial affairsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsLaw and orderWar and unrestCubaUnited StatesCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:33:17 GMTUS negotiator: Some want talks with Iran to fail (AP) — America's chief nuclear negotiator believes that some U.S. allies and members of Congress don't want diplomacy with Iran to succeed.BRADLEY KLAPPERwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsIranMiddle East, 23 Oct 2014 21:40:01 GMTSteinbeck heirs fight over control of movie rights FRANCISCO (AP) — John Steinbeck's heirs say a literary agency is wrongly cutting them out of negotiations over possible movie deals for the late Nobel Prize-winning author's books.eArts and entertainmentMoviesEntertainmentCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:23:49 GMTPaul Allen giving at least $100M to Ebola fight (AP) — Billionaire Paul Allen says he'll contribute at least $100 million to the fight against Ebola.aGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:40:36 GMTAutopsy: St. Louis officer shot Myers from behind LOUIS (AP) — An 18-year-old killed earlier this month by a St. Louis police officer was shot several times from behind, the pathologist who performed a private autopsy said Thursday.ALAN SCHER ZAGIERaGeneral newsViolent crimePoliceCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:04:40 GMTWilson attorneys, county official question leaks LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis County's top elected official and attorneys for Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson are criticizing recent leaks of information related to investigations into Michael Brown's shooting death.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:30:29 GMTLawsuit says ICE attorney forged document (AP) — A lawsuit says a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement attorney forged a document in an attempt to deport an immigrant seeking to stay in the country with his wife and children.MANUEL VALDESaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCounterfeiting and forgeryImmigrationLaw and orderCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsSeattleUnited StatesWashingtonNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:36:33 GMTNew Jersey files defense of sports betting effort, N.J. (AP) — Claims that New Jersey's plan to allow legal sports gambling violates federal law are meritless, the state wrote in a court filing in response to efforts by four major U.S. pro sports leagues and the NCAA to stop gambling from beginning this weekend.DAVID PORTERaBusinessGeneral newsSportsGamblingSports bettingGovernment regulationsCollege sportsNational courtsSports governanceCourtsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesRecreation and leisureLifestyleSports businessGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsJudiciaryNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:14:19 GMTClinton backs Gov. Cuomo; GOP foe claims momentum YORK (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo raced into the final stretch of his re-election bid Thursday with help from former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton while Republican challenger Rob Astorino maintained their recent debate helped push momentum to his side.BY DAVID KLEPPERJONATHAN LEMIREaGeneral newsGovernment and politics2016 United States Presidential ElectionElectionsLocal governmentsPolitical partiesNational electionsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsCampaignsPolitical organizationsNew YorkAlbanyNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:26:54 GMTIowa Senate candidate cancels on newspaper editors MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Senate candidate Joni Ernst has cancelled a meeting with The Des Moines Register's editorial board, saying her time was better spent campaigning in Iowa.pGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsNewspapersState legislatureLegislatureNews mediaMediaState governmentsIowaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:10:39 GMTFederer beats Istomin in Swiss Indoors 2nd round, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded Roger Federer again had to fight back from a set down before beating Denis Istomin 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 to reach the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors on Thursday.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 23 Oct 2014 20:29:03 GMTPaintings in national parks spark probe, furor LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials are investigating paintings and drawings of eerie faces found on rocks across the West in some of the country's most recognizable national parks.LINDSAY WHITEHURSThtGeneral newsTechnologyTravelLifestyleNational parksVandalismEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLeisure travelCrimeUtahCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:34:11 GMTAnother school football season ends over hazing (AP) — School officials on Thursday canceled the remaining two football games at a suburban Philadelphia high school after concluding rookie players had been subjected to "humiliating and inappropriate" initiation rites.SEAN CARLINaGeneral newsSportsHigh school footballHigh school sportsEducationHazing ritualsFootballSocial affairsViolenceSocial issuesEducation issuesPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:34:49 GMTAla. man skips court, arrested after online taunts, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a man wanted for failing to appear in court for a sentencing hearing has been arrested after taunting police in Alabama on Facebook.aGeneral newsSocial mediaArrestsComputer crimeCrimeOnline mediaMediaLaw and orderAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:47:27 GMTBurrito chain urged to drop 'illegal' from name COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Some people are urging the Colorado burrito chain Illegal Pete's to change its name because of the way the word "illegal" has been used to describe immigrants.aBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsImmigrationPolitical and civil unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsFort CollinsColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:58:55 GMTFeds to bring indoor plumbing to Alaska village, Alaska (AP) — A remote Alaska village where only half the homes have indoor plumbing is among rural communities nationwide to receive a share of more than $352 million in grants and loans for upgrades to rural water and wastewater systems.RACHEL D'OROaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsAlaskaAnchorageUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:41:27 GMTPfizer approves $11B stock repurchase plan YORK (AP) — Drugmaker Pfizer says it approved the repurchase of $11 billion in company stock.fBusinessCorporate stockCorporate newsHealth care industryIndustries, 23 Oct 2014 20:32:59 GMTCremation fears leave empty Ebola beds in Liberia, Liberia (AP) — Even as Liberians fall ill and die of Ebola, more than half the beds in treatment centers in the capital remain empty, an unintended consequence of the government's order that the bodies of all suspected Ebola victims in Monrovia be cremated.JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEHiGeneral newsHealthEmergency managementInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsLiberiaMonroviaSierra LeoneWest AfricaAfrica, 23 Oct 2014 21:28:07 GMTCloud business lifts Microsoft's quarterly results FRANCISCO (AP) — CEO Satya Nadella is making progress in his push to embrace cloud computing. Microsoft's revenue from cloud services, including software delivered over the Internet, more than doubled in the last quarter at a time when some of its better-known segments are slowing. That helped lift quarterly profit and revenue well above expectations.BRANDON BAILEYhtBusinessTechnologyInformation technologyIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsProducts and services, 23 Oct 2014 21:08:35 GMTJury in Tsarnaev friend trial still deliberating (AP) — A jury in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has completed a second full day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.aGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingLegal proceedingsBombingsLaw and orderEventsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:47:05 GMTDad: White House jumper has 'mental health' issues (AP) — The latest person to climb over the White House fence had the paranoid belief he was being watched by cameras and had previously been arrested at the executive mansion, his father said.JESSICA GRESKOwGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsArrestsLaw and orderGeneral newsCrimeDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 21:49:10 GMTDriver attacked after ice cream truck kills boy ANGELES (AP) — Neighborhood residents attacked the driver of an ice cream truck after it struck and killed a 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike in South Los Angeles, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationViolent crimeCrimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 20:41:33 GMT