FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:14:07 -0800Vehicle hits, kills 6-year-old checking mailboxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d299a38442b44325ad3c80df849077a5CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio state troopers say a 6-year-old boy was fatally struck by a vehicle after crossing a road to check his grandparents' mailbox.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationOhioChillicotheUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d299a38442b44325ad3c80df849077a5Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:03:36 GMTUS consumer sentiment rises for 4th straight monthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80fa016112054a0fb1713edfb0469032WASHINGTON (AP) — Greater optimism about income growth and future spending pushed U.S. consumer sentiment to a fresh 7-year high in November.By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsRecessions and depressionsEconomyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80fa016112054a0fb1713edfb0469032Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:35:13 GMTUS stock indexes hold near record; Deere slumpshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7367871ba32e497ea45128ad3c9a16b9NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday, keeping the major indexes near record levels, as investors assessed the latest reports on the economy.By STEVE ROTHWELLaBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7367871ba32e497ea45128ad3c9a16b9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:03:27 GMTRussian suspected of spying resists leaving Polandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ee485f2a4a84e9e9ae49cbfb9d1e7c6WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Russian journalist suspected of spying in Poland says he is fighting an attempt by Polish authorities to expel him and says he wants the case against him to be declassified.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsEspionageCrimePolandWarsawRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ee485f2a4a84e9e9ae49cbfb9d1e7c6Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:29:15 GMTDispute over 9-point buck settled with coin fliphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec254cbf2c7947ba86194860351ca7b4ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) — A dispute over a nine-point buck in Wisconsin was settled with a coin flip.aGeneral newsOdditiesDeerMammalsAnimalsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec254cbf2c7947ba86194860351ca7b4Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:05:30 GMTSupreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has heart stent implanted to address artery blockagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50b591c22cff47498bca71d7f54acbf9WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has heart stent implanted to address artery blockage.wGovernment and politicsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50b591c22cff47498bca71d7f54acbf9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:25:00 GMTSan Francisco's bid for 2024 Olympics taking shapehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6876f880ace480da6110e0d1bd560cbSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — This tech-booming city, home to Twitter and other innovative startups, is experiencing its greatest growth since the California Gold Rush more than 150 years ago.By ANTONIO GONZALEZaGeneral newsSportsSummer Olympic gamesVolleyball gamesOlympic gamesBeach volleyballEventsNFL footballProfessional footballFootballSan FranciscoCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6876f880ace480da6110e0d1bd560cbWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:53:40 GMTCops: Hospital worker accused of rape kept workinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23f3865b0d954b16b7ff8d53492bc79bBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut police say a hospital allowed a nursing assistant to continue working there for three months after a patient reported being raped by him.aBusinessGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23f3865b0d954b16b7ff8d53492bc79bWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:46:43 GMTGinsburg has surgery for coronary blockagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a30c469983584a938e7169f46e577b0aWASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had surgery to place a stent in her right coronary artery.By SAM HANANELwGovernment and politicsSurgical proceduresDiagnosis and treatmentHealthNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a30c469983584a938e7169f46e577b0aWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:33:57 GMTRare Shakespeare Folio discovered in French townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f44474e34f8451d9b92081fb397249fPARIS (AP) — An accidental discovery in a northern French library of an original first folio of Shakespeare's plays — one of the rarest books in the world — has sent a jolt of excitement around the world of Shakespeare scholars.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsFranceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f44474e34f8451d9b92081fb397249fWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:22:20 GMTBlack Friday gun buys test background check systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47b95b7fe2e54e45b5c75581b476cb18BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) — Black Friday isn't just when shoppers rush to stores for holiday sales. It's also one of the busiest days of the year for gun purchases.By MATT STROUDaBusinessGeneral newsCrimeWest VirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47b95b7fe2e54e45b5c75581b476cb18Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:26:09 GMTPowerful earthquake hits off northern Indonesiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab3434c7b2424b01b7a73406ef41b6bdJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of northern Indonesia late Wednesday, but officials said a tsunami was unlikely.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersIndonesiaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab3434c7b2424b01b7a73406ef41b6bdWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:10:14 GMTMoldova: 5 suspected of planning election violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/643d52b53ee04139929bf4a8119697c5CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldovan prosecutors are questioning five people suspected of planning violent protests after parliamentary elections this weekend, amid concerns that Russia may try to gain greater influence in the country.By CORNELIU RUSNACiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMoldovaRussiaEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/643d52b53ee04139929bf4a8119697c5Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:18:13 GMTUS pending home sales slip in Octoberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb46a84fe774cdc8add9f398dacdc8dWASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell slightly in October as tight credit and lagging wages remained financial hurdles for would-be homebuyers.wBusinessGeneral newsHome salesHome pricesHome sellingHome buyingEconomyReal estatePricesResidential real estateLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cb46a84fe774cdc8add9f398dacdc8dWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:03:50 GMTKillings surge in Mexico state at tip of Bajahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d97d676b6c04346903db8b8af5b6081MEXICO CITY (AP) — The normally bucolic, vacationer-crowded state at the tip of Mexico's Baja peninsula has become a battleground, with dozens of killings in a power struggle following the capture of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman nearly a year ago.By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and KATHERINE CORCORANiGeneral newsArrestsWar and unrestCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderDrug-related crimeOrganized crimeMexicoUnited StatesLa PazNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanBoliviaSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d97d676b6c04346903db8b8af5b6081Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:53:50 GMTGinsburg has stent inserted to clear artery cloghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce3cf64c39f6407596434c76966af99fWASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had a stent implanted to clear a blockage in her right coronary artery.By SAM HANANELwGovernment and politicsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce3cf64c39f6407596434c76966af99fWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:58:35 GMTPolice arrest ex-radio host in sex assault casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10fd0a195fd045eb9bd765aa7352764cTORONTO (AP) — Police have arrested a prominent former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host on sexual assault charges.By ROB GILLIESiGeneral newsCriminal investigationsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeViolent crimeRadio programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10fd0a195fd045eb9bd765aa7352764cWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:59:54 GMTHealth insurance signups coming to shopping mallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/892f4b54b7bc493e813ff9ef644578b9CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration is bringing the Affordable Care Act to the mall for the busiest shopping days of the holiday season.aBusinessGeneral newsHealthProducts and servicesCorporate newsIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/892f4b54b7bc493e813ff9ef644578b9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:35:49 GMTAlgeria: Army killed one of Frenchman's kidnappershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72e2d7736b5142729faf32a8c0505ce3ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's justice minister says the army killed one of the militants responsible for the beheading of a French hiker in September.iGeneral newsHostage situationsKidnappingCrimeAlgeriaFranceAlgiersNorth AfricaAfricaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72e2d7736b5142729faf32a8c0505ce3Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:06:24 GMTBoston wants to take Olympics back to schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23afcc39b49743df9394259adb6dc1eeBOSTON (AP) — Field hockey at Harvard Stadium. Fencing and archery at MIT. Horses for the equestrian events cared for at the Tufts Hospital for Large Animals.By JIMMY GOLENaGeneral newsSportsSummer Olympic gamesMarathonsEducationOlympic gamesBoston MarathonEventsTelevision programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSports mediaTrack and fieldSocial affairsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23afcc39b49743df9394259adb6dc1eeWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:55:20 GMTNigeria devalues currency amid falling oil pricehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ef3d46c89f249ce9ae0102a6c3bc66fABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The Central Bank of Nigeria says it has devalued of the naira, setting the new official exchange rate at 168 to the dollar from its previous rate of 155.iGeneral newsEconomic policyEconomyBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyFinancial servicesIndustriesNigeriaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ef3d46c89f249ce9ae0102a6c3bc66fWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:55:18 GMTHolidays start in August for some small businesseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9aa297e8eb64b18a1dfb91b8b1d5fadNEW YORK (AP) — Chris Mann learned it's better to hire help for the November and December holidays while people in many parts of the U.S. are still wearing shorts and tank tops.By JOYCE M. ROSENBERGfBusinessPersonal financeSmall businessSeasonal jobsCareersConsumer products and servicesIndustriesNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9aa297e8eb64b18a1dfb91b8b1d5fadWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:00:24 GMT150 California roosters used for fights euthanizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c960f173bb9544b5a6c709ea494ebcd6DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say about 150 fighting roosters have been euthanized after being discovered at a home in Southern California.aGeneral newsCaliforniaPalm SpringsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c960f173bb9544b5a6c709ea494ebcd6Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:21:21 GMTUS new home sales up 0.7 percent in Octoberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00ba219e645845379d1665d7516afa45WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes edged up modestly in October, led by a big jump in activity in the Midwest.By MARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsHome salesHome buyingEconomyReal estateConstruction put in placeConstruction sector performanceResidential real estateLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00ba219e645845379d1665d7516afa45Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:45:05 GMT10 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05abbffdfe92468d9ad1b7002ac08094Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:By The Associated PressaGeneral newsCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05abbffdfe92468d9ad1b7002ac08094Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:46:05 GMTUS cities urged to keep price tags down for 2024http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ead99346b60543b58feae705c5efa183COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.By EDDIE PELLSsSportsOlympic gamesSummer Olympic gamesEventsWinter Olympic gamesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsUnited StatesChicagoSan FranciscoNorth AmericaIllinoisCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ead99346b60543b58feae705c5efa183Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:44:33 GMTZimbabwe VP blocked from top post in ruling partyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3ae511bdafb43de9b94a4637bf2e85bHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's Vice President Joice Mujuru has been barred from running for a seat on a top committee of the ruling party amid accusations she plotted to assassinate President Robert Mugabe, 90.iGeneral newsPolitical assassinationsCabinetsAssassinationsPolitical partiesGovernment and politicsPolitical organizationsZimbabweSouthern AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3ae511bdafb43de9b94a4637bf2e85bWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:14:39 GMTObama administration sets stricter smog standardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4238cc5f36fd41c5847afca2f3f6b137WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to cut levels of smog-forming pollution linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems, making good on one of President Barack Obama's original campaign promises while setting up a fresh confrontation with Republicans and the energy industry.By DINA CAPPIELLO and JOSH LEDERMANhtBusinessGovernment and politicsScienceTechnologyWeather forecastsWeatherGeneral newsEnvironmental laws and regulationsEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment regulationsAir qualityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4238cc5f36fd41c5847afca2f3f6b137Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:07:40 GMTSaudis suggest no need for OPEC output cuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3f01891c64b4d198b38c19bf62408e9VIENNA (AP) — Saudi Arabia's oil minister is suggesting there is no need for OPEC to cut output despite a major fall in prices that has some other cartel members hurting.iBusinessGeneral newsOPEC MeetingsEventsOil and gas industryEnergy industryIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3f01891c64b4d198b38c19bf62408e9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:28:44 GMTSee Spot relax: Pet massage gaining popularityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd4abf6550c4bc182ecd0c84e2e4022PHOENIX (AP) — Spa treatments don't stop with people. You won't see any aromatherapy candles around, but animals get massages, too, and it's become a regular service that many pet owners value as more than just glorified petting.By TERRY TANGaBusinessGeneral newsLifestyleOdditiesSmall businessPetsDogsPersonal careVeterinary medicineConsumer products and servicesIndustriesMammalsAnimalsBeauty and fashionAnimal healthHealthPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd4abf6550c4bc182ecd0c84e2e4022Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:43:17 GMTActivists raise Raqqa strikes' death toll to 95http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9817f2640a34aae9ebe840eaf020cd8BEIRUT (AP) — The death toll from a series of Syrian government airstrikes on the Islamic State group's stronghold in northeastern Syria has risen to at least 95, making it one of the deadliest attacks on the city of Raqqa in the past three years, activists said Wednesday.iGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsPolitical activismPolitical issuesSyriaIraqMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9817f2640a34aae9ebe840eaf020cd8Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:26:18 GMTResidents asking why city smells like cat urinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a92352e3b0b40998a6426023d2403adNEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) — Residents are hoping tests on air samples can explain why their western Pennsylvania city smells like cat urine.aOdditiesAnimalsNew CastlePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a92352e3b0b40998a6426023d2403adWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:06:18 GMTPutin's tiger kills 15 goats in northeast Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/593e40af894247e1bf0d74c0cf3fd22dBEIJING (AP) — A rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin is keeping farmers in northeastern China on edge.iGeneral newsOdditiesAnimalsTigersWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental conservation and preservationAgricultureIndustriesBusinessMammalsGovernment and politicsChinaRussiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/593e40af894247e1bf0d74c0cf3fd22dWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:05:53 GMTGinsburg gets heart stent to clear artery cloghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cb98ae4c09c46d19f9fb9c7123cccafWASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted Wednesday to clear a blocked coronary artery, court officials said.By SAM HANANELwGovernment and politicsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6cb98ae4c09c46d19f9fb9c7123cccafWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:04:07 GMTWhite House veto threat shelves possible tax planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be2cc42712be4e8ba4da49c6396b06c6WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of tax breaks for businesses and individuals. Officials say that the plan, brewing behind closed doors on Capitol Hill, favored corporations over the working class.By ANDREW TAYLORwBusinessGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical partiesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsLegislationLocal governmentsPolitical organizationsEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEconomic policyEconomyGovernment policyUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be2cc42712be4e8ba4da49c6396b06c6Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:19:35 GMTUS troops played key role in Yemen rescue missionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/710a4baaf4224305810b568d7cbc0500WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior defense official says U.S. special operations forces and Yemeni counterterrorism troops rescued eight hostages held by an al-Qaida affiliate in Yemen.By ROBERT BURNSwGovernment and politicsSearch and rescue effortsGeneral newsUnited StatesYemenNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/710a4baaf4224305810b568d7cbc0500Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:23:30 GMTParalyzed man pushing for retrial decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8525e10cef794300898433b500c5b148PITTSBURGH (AP) — Attorneys for a man paralyzed by a Pittsburgh officer say his life is being endangered by a prosecutor's delay in deciding whether to retry him on some counts.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8525e10cef794300898433b500c5b148Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:13:07 GMTPowerful earthquake hits off eastern Indonesiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d221c9942cb74be4ab981c6b266a2fceJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of eastern Indonesia late Wednesday, prompting villagers to flee to higher ground, but officials said a tsunami was unlikely.iGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersIndonesiaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d221c9942cb74be4ab981c6b266a2fceWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:31:14 GMTGrain mostly lower, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7647039ec223417eab7531fbd7c82272CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7647039ec223417eab7531fbd7c82272Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:51:43 GMTPolice: Man duped resort by faking being a doctorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bf91c3abfba4593a74511841974ac94FARMINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say a Michigan man has been jailed on charges he stayed at a posh southwestern Pennsylvania resort by pretending to be a doctor.aGeneral newsCrimeFraud and false statementsPennsylvaniaMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bf91c3abfba4593a74511841974ac94Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:34:14 GMTLos Angeles making quiet bid for 2024 Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3301f9a60294b50b2ebd7c4ef13195fLOS ANGELES (AP) — Glamour, celebrities, perfect weather. A revitalized and growing downtown. Iconic venues and political support. With these virtues, Los Angeles looks like an ideal fit to host the 2024 Olympics.By BETH HARRISaGeneral newsSportsSummer Olympic gamesTrack and fieldSports mediaOlympic gamesMunicipal governmentsTransportationExecutive branchEventsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsLos AngelesUnited StatesCaliforniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3301f9a60294b50b2ebd7c4ef13195fWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:52:19 GMTCleveland to release video of boy shot by officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c93125c43e4a474d8d956044224caa0dCLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police plan to release the names of the two officers involved in the shooting death of a 12-year-old boy, along with dispatch calls and a surveillance video that authorities say clearly shows what happened on Saturday.By MARK GILLISPIEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c93125c43e4a474d8d956044224caa0dWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:06:51 GMT2 bombings kill 10 people in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffca6ecee9fe44ad8dc33c9bb8336259BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say two bombings at a market and a commercial street have killed 10 people in Baghdad.By SAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsWar and unrestBombingsBaghdadIraqMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffca6ecee9fe44ad8dc33c9bb8336259Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:55:48 GMTHiker photographed bear before it killed himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6caded3afab43a28021e609e1b2cc62WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death.aGeneral newsBearsMammalsAnimalsAccidentsAccidents and disastershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6caded3afab43a28021e609e1b2cc62Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:51:11 GMTEuropeans debate common stand on Palestinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29d744b26a774602a8d43ce84b8f2eafBRUSSELS (AP) — Frustrated by deadlock in the Middle East peace process, a growing number of European leaders and lawmakers are calling for unilateral recognition of a Palestinian state.By JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG and TIA GOLDENBERGiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPalestinian territoriesEuropeIsraelGermanyMiddle EastWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29d744b26a774602a8d43ce84b8f2eafWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:33:07 GMTUS new home sales edge up 0.7 percent in October to fastest pace since Mayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13762c70217c4d74b10b9c0358a5475bWASHINGTON (AP) — US new home sales edge up 0.7 percent in October to fastest pace since May.wBusinessGeneral newsHome salesEconomyReal estateConstruction put in placeConstruction sector performancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13762c70217c4d74b10b9c0358a5475bWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:04:14 GMTCanada police arrest ex-radio host in sex casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d134be2f463c48459c672aafb4d02794TORONTO (AP) — Police have arrested a prominent former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host on sexual assault charges.By ROB GILLIESiGeneral newsCriminal investigationsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeViolent crimeRadio programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d134be2f463c48459c672aafb4d02794Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:06:41 GMTNATO sees Russia ready for Ukraine incursionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed938a5aeb644d51afd108fa17e42259KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia still has enough troops along Ukraine's border to mount a major incursion, NATO's top commander said Tuesday, and Moscow is using its military might to affect political developments inside Ukraine.By PETER LEONARDiGeneral newsUkraineMoscowRussiaUnited StatesKievEastern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed938a5aeb644d51afd108fa17e42259Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:48:44 GMTGreek diplomat dies in fall under Thai trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f72cc88fe9a441d89f8297a2ab246764BANGKOK (AP) — A diplomat from the Greek Embassy in Thailand died Wednesday after she fell under a moving train, officials said.iGeneral newsEmbassiesDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessThailandGreeceSoutheast AsiaAsiaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f72cc88fe9a441d89f8297a2ab246764Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:12:11 GMTAP Interview: Jordan prince calls for tolerancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79892f4bf1a4430b942126b8db5203fbAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Moderate Muslims must take a stand against religious extremists who violate the core values of Islam, a brother of Jordan's king said Wednesday.By KARIN LAUBiGeneral newsInternational relationsTerritorial disputesRadicalismGovernment and politicsWar and unrestAmmanJordanJerusalemIsraelMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79892f4bf1a4430b942126b8db5203fbWed, 26 Nov 2014 15:10:17 GMT