FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Oct 2014 23:59:52 -0700Eberle powers Oilers past Hurricanes 6-3, Alberta (AP) — Jordan Eberle had two goals and an assist, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-3 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaEdmontonCanadaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:42:55 GMTFather of country star Reba McEntire dies, Okla. (AP) — The father of country music star Reba McEntire has died in Oklahoma.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:09:48 GMTDebate over compromise shapes Georgia Senate race, Ga. (AP) — Democrat Michelle Nunn of Georgia has made her willingness to work with Republicans a central theme as she campaigns across the state for a key seat in the fight for control of the Senate.CHRISTINA A. CASSIDYpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureLegislatureState governmentsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 05:37:09 GMTAustralia's Murdaca leads Asia-Pacific by 9 shots, Australia (AP) — Antonio Murdaca shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to open a commanding 8-shot lead heading into the final round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship.sSportsGolfAustraliaEast AsiaOceaniaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 04:54:51 GMTThis Date in Baseball — Danny Murphy of Philadelphia had four hits as the Athletics beat the New York Giants 13-2 to win the World Series in six games. The A's put the game out of reach with a seven-run seventh inning.The Associated PresssMLB World SeriesSports transactionsMLB PlayoffsSports team ownership changesBaseballProfessional baseballCelebritySportsSports businessEventsMen's sportsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessEntertainmentArts and entertainmentProfessional footballFootballTexasNew York CityNew YorkPhiladelphiaSt. LouisSan FranciscoIllinoisOaklandLos AngelesMichiganKansas CityClevelandTampaChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaMissouriCaliforniaOhioFlorida, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:34 GMTBrazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters' DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president this weekend are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present."BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsRio de JaneiroBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 04:06:12 GMTTimberwolves overcome Bulls 113-112 LOUIS (AP) — Zach LaVine tried not to think about guarding Derrick Rose.R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sports, 25 Oct 2014 03:51:00 GMTIginla leads Avalanche past Canucks 7-3 (AP) — Jarome Iginla collected his first two goals for Colorado and had an assist, helping the Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-3 on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:15 GMTEx-mob boss gets 4 months for meeting friend (AP) — A reputed former mob boss was ordered back to prison Friday for violating parole, and his lawyer complained that the FBI would pursue his client "to the grave."MARYCLAIRE DALEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPhiladelphiaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:39:22 GMTLe Minh Thai, Vietnam war photographer, dies in US DIEGO (AP) — Le Minh Thai, a photojournalist who covered the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and Time Life, has died. He was 93.JULIE WATSONaGeneral newsVietnam WarObituariesArt photographyWar and unrestNationalismEventsVisual artsArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsVietnamChinaSoutheast AsiaSan DiegoUnited StatesCaliforniaAsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 06:46:51 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, beat Giants 3-2 in Game 3 Holland closes it out with a 1-2-3 ninth inning and the Royals lead 2-1 in the World Series. Game 4 is Saturday night from San Francisco.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:36:11 GMTBenn scores in fifth straight, Stars edge Devils, N.J. (AP) — Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and Dallas beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils' NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight.TOM CANAVANsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:43:40 GMTRoyals lead Giants 3-2 after 6 innings in Game 3 FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 3-2 after six innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:39:04 GMTMariota throws 5 TD pass, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Mariota matched his season high with five touchdown passes and broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victory over California on Friday night in the first college game at Levi's Stadium.MICHAEL WAGAMANsSportsCollege footballProfessional footballFootballCollege sportsOregonCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 06:22:45 GMTBosh, Wade lead Heat past Grizzlies 104-98, Tenn. (AP) — Derrick Rose certainly looks ready to go. The Minnesota Timberwolves were much stronger finishers.CLAY BAILEYsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:57:27 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, lead 3-2 late in Game 3 Royals have turned the game over to their lights-out bullpen, and everything is going according to plan.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:24:08 GMTMcCallum lifts Kings past Lakers, 93-92 VEGAS (AP) — Ray McCallum's putback at the buzzer gave the Sacramento Kings a 93-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.ADAM SOBOLESKIsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsLas VegasLos AngelesSacramentoNevadaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 25 Oct 2014 05:45:20 GMTIs refinancing your mortgage worth it? interest rate pendulum has swung in favor of homeowners again.ALEX VEIGAfBusinessPersonal financePersonal loansReal estateFinancial servicesIndustries, 25 Oct 2014 04:03:12 GMTLillard leads Trail Blazers past Clippers 99-89 ANGELES (AP) — The preseason is concluded. Is your team ready for the regular season?Associated PresssSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 06:22:04 GMTLloyd leads US women past Mexico 3-0, Pa. (AP) — After the United States' path to the World Cup hit a snag four years ago, Carli Lloyd was happy to help send the team through smoothly this time.ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsWomen's sports2015 FIFA Women's World CupFIFA Women's World CupWomen's soccerAthlete injuriesSoccerEventsAthlete healthInternational soccerMexicoTrinidad and TobagoUnited StatesPennsylvaniaLatin America and CaribbeanCosta RicaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaCaribbean, 25 Oct 2014 04:02:55 GMTToday in History is Saturday, Oct. 25, the 298th day of 2014. There are 67 days left in the year.The Associated PressaCrimeViolent crimeGeneral newsNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:18 GMTThomas, Dragic lead Suns over Jazz 105-100 LAKE CITY (AP) — Running isn't just an offensive cornerstone for the Phoenix Suns. It is also a matter of survival.Associated PresssSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballUtahSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 05:55:19 GMTFinnegan passes big test, helps Royals win Game 3 FRANCISCO (AP) — Brandon Finnegan passed his biggest test yet.BEN WALKERsSportsBaseballCollege baseballCollege World SeriesProfessional baseballMen's sportsCollege sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:51:53 GMT16 killed in China coal mine collapse (AP) — A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, China's official news agency said Saturday.iBusinessGeneral newsAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesMaterials industryAccidentsChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 03:49:47 GMTNepal bus crash kills 14, injures dozens, Nepal (AP) — A Nepal bus packed with people, including Israeli tourists and locals heading home for a Hindu festival, veered off a mountain highway, killing 14 and injuring dozens, police said Saturday.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 03:13:46 GMTNYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror YORK (AP) — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday.TOM HAYSaGeneral newsTerrorismAccidents and disastersViolent crimePoliceWar and unrestCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:08:50 GMTHudson's long-awaited Series debut ends in loss FRANCISCO (AP) — After the long wait to finally get to the World Series, it was the first pitch of the game that helped put Tim Hudson in a hole San Francisco could never overcome.JOSH DUBOWsSportsMLB World SeriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:27:00 GMTExpert: 8,000 more Rohingya flee Myanmar, Myanmar (AP) — A growing sense of desperation is fueling a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims from western Myanmar, with at least 8,000 members of the long-persecuted minority fleeing by boat in the last two weeks, according to residents and a leading expert.ROBIN MCDOWELLiGeneral newsIslamViolent crimeCrimeReligionSocial affairsMyanmarBangladeshSoutheast AsiaThailandSouth AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 06:17:46 GMTCoaching hot seats heating up tabloids have the trap door set for Rex Ryan in New York. Talk radio can't chat enough about who the next coach of the Falcons will be.BARRY WILNERsSportsCoachingMen's sportsFootballProfessional football, 25 Oct 2014 04:02:55 GMTTed Bishop out as PGA president SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.DOUG FERGUSONaGeneral newsMen's golfGolfSocial mediaWomen's golfRyder CupWomen's sportsSports governanceMen's sportsPGA ChampionshipsSportsOnline mediaMediaEventsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:51:28 GMTRoyals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead FRANCISCO (AP) — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a dominant bullpen and just enough timely hitting.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsMLB World SeriesMLB PlayoffsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoKansas CityCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissouri, 25 Oct 2014 05:47:49 GMTTimeline for New York doctor who has Ebola YORK (AP) — A look at the recent activities of Dr. Craig Spencer, a New York City physician who treated Ebola patients in West Africa and this week became the fourth person to test positive for the virus in the United States:aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew YorkNew York CityManhattanGuineaUnited StatesNorth AmericaWest AfricaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 05:12:11 GMTStock market's big seesaw gives investors pause YORK (AP) — Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors.STEVE ROTHWELLaBusinessGeneral newsEconomyLeading economic indicatorsStock marketsFinancial marketsFinancial servicesIndustriesUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:23:08 GMTDucks win 7th straight, 4-1 over Blue Jackets, Calif. (AP) — Red-hot Corey Perry got another goal, John Gibson got another chance in net, and the Anaheim Mighty Ducks kept their winning streak alive with one of their most solid defensive efforts of the young season.JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyCaliforniaOhioSan JoseBuffaloUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew York, 25 Oct 2014 06:01:28 GMTSuspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies, Calif. (AP) — A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern California counties before the 34-year-old suspect was taken into custody.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 05:57:39 GMTBack in the Bay Area, Guthrie gets Series win FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie walked onto the field in the middle of the first inning, got behind the mound and saw what he described as a "sea of orange."RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 05:10:35 GMTDallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama, Md. (AP) — A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms.JESSICA GRESKOaGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsDallasTexasFort WorthDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesMarylandNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 06:39:47 GMTThompson scores 35 points, Warriors beat Nuggets, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 35 points on 13-of 26 shooting in nearly 36 minutes to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Denver Nuggets 119-112 on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.RICHARD J. MARCUSsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 06:34:35 GMT15 jailed for life in Argentina 'dirty war' trial AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine court has convicted and sentenced to life in prison 15 former military, police and civilian officials for abductions, torture and killings of dozens of dissidents during the country's 1976-83 dictatorship.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderArgentinaBuenos AiresSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 02:45:08 GMTEbola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder YORK (AP) — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked with him.JAKE PEARSONDAVID B. CARUSOCOLLEEN LONGaGeneral newsHealthPublic healthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityBurundiCentral AfricaGuineaUnited StatesNorth AmericaEast AfricaAfricaWest Africa, 25 Oct 2014 05:09:48 GMTLightning beat Jets 4-2, Manitoba (AP) — Jonathan Drouin, Vladislav Namestnikov and Ondrej Palat scored in the second period, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsWinnipegManitobaCanadaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:13:40 GMTOutgoing president's party leads Uruguay contest, Uruguay (AP) — The political party of outgoing President Jose Mujica, who gained international notice for social reforms such as legalization of marijuana and gay marriage, leads going into Sunday's election to replace him but victory is far from assured.LEONARDO HABERKORNiGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesGovernment transitionsNational electionsElectionsBusinessPolitical organizationsNational governmentsUruguaySouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:59 GMTCornyn, Democrat Alameel meet in only debate (AP) — Problems with the nation's immigration system dominated a debate Friday between U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Democratic challenger David Alameel.TERRY WALLACEpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsHispanicsLegislatureImmigrationCampaignsSocial issuesSocial affairsUnited StatesTexasDallasNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:40:48 GMTRoyals beat Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead FRANCISCO (AP) — Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That winning formula of fundamental baseball has put the Kansas City Royals ahead in the World Series.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoKansas CityCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissouri, 25 Oct 2014 03:46:44 GMTWTA plans World Cup teams event (AP) — The WTA is considering setting up its own World Cup team event, separate from the existing Fed Cup organized by the ITF.sSportsFed CupMen's tennisWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsEventsMen's sportsSingaporeSoutheast AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 06:46:48 GMTMarine death is 1st in campaign against IS (AP) — The Pentagon has announced the first death of a U.S. military member involved in the campaign against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.wGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIraqNorth AmericaMiddle East, 25 Oct 2014 02:58:10 GMTDeRozan scores 15, Raptors beat Knicks 83-80 (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points, Jonas Valanciunas added 13, and the Toronto Raptors beat the New York Knicks 83-80 on Friday night at the Bell Centre in the final preseason game for both teams.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballCanadaNew York CityTorontoMontrealNorth AmericaNew YorkUnited StatesOntarioQuebec, 25 Oct 2014 03:16:40 GMTHarden helps Rockets beat Spurs 96-87 in preseason (AP) — James Harden scored 25 points, and the Houston Rockets used a big run before halftime to beat the San Antonio Spurs 96-87 in a preseason game on Friday night.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballHoustonSan AntonioTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:48:19 GMTSchool gunman was Homecoming prince, students say, Wash. (AP) — A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.DOUG ESSERMARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsHigh school footballHigh school sportsFootballNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationSportsWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:08:30 GMTSchool gunman was homecoming prince, students say, Wash. (AP) — A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.DOUG ESSERMARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsHigh school footballHigh school sportsFootballNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationSportsWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:47:14 GMT