FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:39:50 -0700Ebola fears infect Louisiana medical conferencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66c97843aaae468eacbe13644ece6b35NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ebola fears have infected a medical conference on the subject. Louisiana state health officials told thousands of doctors planning to attend a tropical diseases meeting this weekend in New Orleans to stay away if they have been to certain African countries or have had contact with an Ebola patient in the last 21 days.MARILYNN MARCHIONEJANET McCONNAUGHEYaHealthDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesLouisianaNew OrleansSierra LeoneWest AfricaUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66c97843aaae468eacbe13644ece6b35Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:10:33 GMTHalloween canceled as police continue manhunthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef8ea5125daa41228df6c0eaf04f8ca0CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — There won't be any trick-or-treating in the northeastern Pennsylvania area where authorities continue searching for a suspect accused of killing a state trooper.aGeneral newsHolidaysOccasionsLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef8ea5125daa41228df6c0eaf04f8ca0Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:44:42 GMTPolice: Suspected NC court gunman turns himself inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43a50591b1a446bfa9271365a5b9856aRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Police say the suspected gunman in a North Carolina courthouse shooting has turned himself in.JONATHAN DREWaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeCourtsJudiciaryGovernment and politicsNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43a50591b1a446bfa9271365a5b9856aThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:34:53 GMTCrews respond to rising smoke at Wichita airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b3798d678d47368b7c8c21068e5d4eWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Emergency crews were headed to Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport after huge plumes of black smoke were seen rising into the sky.aGeneral newsWichitaKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5b3798d678d47368b7c8c21068e5d4eThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:20:28 GMTSweden recognizes Palestinian state; Israel upsethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e56d0918e3340bda67255fb0529bf9eSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden's new left-leaning government on Thursday recognized a Palestinian state — a move that comes during increased tensions between Arabs and Jews over Israel's plans to build about 1,000 housing units in east Jerusalem.KARL RITTERiGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsTerritorial disputesGovernment and politicsWar and unrestPalestinian territoriesWest BankIsraelJerusalemSwedenGaza StripEuropeStockholmMiddle EastWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e56d0918e3340bda67255fb0529bf9eThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:15:45 GMTWal-Mart tests matching prices with online rivalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e65dec172041b4bd722f7e94935c59NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is considering matching online prices from competitors such as Amazon.com, raising the stakes for the holiday shopping season.ANNE D'INNOCENZIOaBusinessGeneral newsPricesHoliday shoppingFinancial performanceCorporate newsEconomyPersonal spendingPersonal financeConsumer products and servicesIndustriesShoppingLifestyleHolidaysOccasionsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e65dec172041b4bd722f7e94935c59Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:32:21 GMTPa. coroner auctioning off guns used in suicideshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/becca0bf85ff4788b9aa164a9112cebaGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania coroner is auctioning off about 100 guns used in suicides and accidental shooting deaths.aGeneral newsSuicidesLocal governmentsViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment and politicsPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/becca0bf85ff4788b9aa164a9112cebaThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:25:36 GMTInmate ordered freed in landmark Illinois casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46605f3a435a45389b0e97df67974bc1CHICAGO (AP) — A prisoner whose confession helped free a death row inmate in a case that was instrumental in the campaign to end capital punishment in Illinois was set to be released after he recanted and a judge vacated his conviction on Thursday.DON BABWINaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsDeath penalty controversyCrimeLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsIllinoisChicagoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46605f3a435a45389b0e97df67974bc1Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:50:06 GMT'McCarthys' inspired by creator's modern familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07e75c65ba5542bd84c594c233c85adcLOS ANGELES (AP) — After the sitcom "Happy Endings" was, ironically, abruptly canceled, writer Brian Gallivan looked close to home for his next gig: his own family inspired "The McCarthys," a new CBS comedy about a sports-obsessed brood with one gay son.MIKE CIDONI LENNOXeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07e75c65ba5542bd84c594c233c85adcThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:29:47 GMTProsecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hackedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/040d8ce844364f5aac66ba479f2bddc5ST. LOUIS (AP) — A tweet earlier this month suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter account, St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch said Thursday.JIM SALTERaGeneral newsComputer crimeViolent crimeSocial mediaLegal proceedingsCrimePoliceOnline mediaMediaLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/040d8ce844364f5aac66ba479f2bddc5Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:24:22 GMTAnderson upsets Warinka at Paris Mastershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0cbf877a52f448099f94c15b08dd121PARIS (AP) — Third-seeded Stan Wawrinka failed to serve out the match before losing to Kevin Anderson in a match lasting nearly three hours as the hard-hitting South-African rallied to advance to the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters for the first time.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisFranceParisLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandUnited Kingdomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0cbf877a52f448099f94c15b08dd121Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:19:48 GMTA second book for Hamilton _ this time, recipeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc38183b28cc4c5e87d8964949030984NEW YORK (AP) — "I can't believe I have to say this," Gabrielle Hamilton admonishes us in an asparagus recipe, "but please arrange with all the tips facing the same direction. Not in a chaotic jumble."JOCELYN NOVECKeArts and entertainmentFood and drinkLifestyleCookingChefsCelebrityEntertainmentNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc38183b28cc4c5e87d8964949030984Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:58:14 GMTRand Paul to campaign for McConnell on Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef7cd0a1622c406ca2e82df8872aa00fFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul will campaign with Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell on the day before Kentucky's pivotal Senate election.aGeneral news2016 United States Presidential ElectionGovernment and politicsCampaignsSenate electionsLegislatureNational electionsElectionsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsUnited StatesKentuckyNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef7cd0a1622c406ca2e82df8872aa00fThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:51:08 GMTReport: Dangerous lab fires show lack of traininghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e922d18cd0245dbbb0cb5633c51eda5DENVER (AP) — Science teachers need more safety training before running dazzling chemical experiments that can result in dangerous flash fires, according to a recommendation Thursday from a federal board charged with investigating such accidents.KRISTEN WYATTaGeneral newsScienceMath and science educationEducationFiresProtests and demonstrationsPrimary and secondary educationTeachingTornadoesNatural disastersChemistrySchool curriculaSocial affairsAccidents and disastersPolitical and civil unrestWeatherDenverColoradoRenoUnited StatesNorth AmericaNevadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e922d18cd0245dbbb0cb5633c51eda5Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:22:45 GMTEU holds largest-ever cyber security exercisehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/384a130b08f04dd1a1d1d1a4c6624e5eATHENS, Greece (AP) — A European Union cyber-security agency was in Athens to conduct the largest exercise ever held on the continent to prevent attacks on Europe's public utilities and communications networks.htGeneral newsComputer and data securityComputing and information technologyTechnologyEuropeAthensGreeceWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/384a130b08f04dd1a1d1d1a4c6624e5eThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:27:02 GMTApplications for US jobless aid tick up to 287,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a219af5d0294359812072043c08739eWASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, but remained at historically low levels that signal a strengthening job market.CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERwBusinessGeneral newsLabor economyUnemployment insuranceEconomyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsLeading economic indicatorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a219af5d0294359812072043c08739eThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:44:10 GMTFire chief: At least 2 dead inside Kansas airport building where small plane crashedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07f7cf2f87d74df0844e650d5217176fWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Fire chief: At least 2 dead inside Kansas airport building where small plane crashed.htGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationAerospace technologyIndustrial technologyTechnologyKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07f7cf2f87d74df0844e650d5217176fThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:10:13 GMTAnderson upsets Wawrinka at Paris Mastershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa01b90593ad4422b0605620fe3a1c63PARIS (AP) — Third-seeded Stan Wawrinka failed to serve out the match before losing to Kevin Anderson in a match lasting nearly three hours as the hard-hitting South-African rallied to advance to the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters for the first time.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisFranceParisLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandUnited Kingdomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa01b90593ad4422b0605620fe3a1c63Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:30:02 GMTObama to rally for Maine gubernatorial candidatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce2333d47ce345f38292868675e7dbb3WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading to Maine to rally votes for the Democratic candidate for governor, the latest in a burst of campaign appearances Obama is making before next week's midterm elections after months of sitting on the sidelines because of his low approval ratings and unpopularity in some states.DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGovernment and politicsPolitical fundraisingPolitical endorsementsCampaignsState governmentsElectionsSenate electionsLegislatureState electionsUnited StatesMaineNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce2333d47ce345f38292868675e7dbb3Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:33:12 GMTSmall plane crashes into Kansas airport buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd2044cb511949218a5de084d9693b46WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A small plane that reported losing engine power has crashed into a building at a Kansas airport, sending up huge plumes of black smoke that can be seen for miles around the city.ROXANA HEGEMANaGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationWichitaKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd2044cb511949218a5de084d9693b46Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:03:39 GMTBig gain in Visa drives Dow average higherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff33b4e0c9d94602aa43af95924d42deNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are mostly higher as a parade of big companies turn in quarterly results.aBusinessGeneral newsFinancial marketsStock marketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff33b4e0c9d94602aa43af95924d42deThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:06:18 GMTFlames, smoke after small plane crash in Kansashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f01cb088eab4120bec3aa79eff7bdf3WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A small plane has crashed at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport, sending up huge plumes of black smoke that can be seen for miles around the city.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessWichitaKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f01cb088eab4120bec3aa79eff7bdf3Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:41:45 GMTProtesters storm Burkina Faso parliament, set firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82e64397e90f449dbe320212df18177cOUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Protesters stormed Burkina Faso's parliament and set its main chamber ablaze Thursday in the most significant challenge ever to the president's 27-year rule in one of the world's poorest countries.BRAHIMA OUEDRAOGOiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsProtests and demonstrationsLegislaturePolitical and civil unrestBurkina FasoOuagadougouWest AfricaIvory CoastMaliAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82e64397e90f449dbe320212df18177cThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:43:25 GMTHarold Gary Morse, developer of The Villages, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bc5c88d970e467f98771bf7cba924a0THE VILLAGES, Fla. (AP) — Harold Gary Morse, the developer of one of the world's largest retirement communities, has died. He was 77.aBusinessGeneral newsObituariesFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bc5c88d970e467f98771bf7cba924a0Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:06:47 GMTLeBron starts new journey with Cavaliershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85883d89b92844d6829d695928b6bf50CLEVELAND (AP) — For LeBron James, the journey begins anew.TOM WITHERSaGeneral newsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballClevelandNew York CityOhioUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85883d89b92844d6829d695928b6bf50Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:24:44 GMTUS condemns renewed violence in South Sudanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9a620c9fda34b16b197d390fd78828cNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United States on Thursday condemned a recent outbreak of violence around an oil-rich town in South Sudan, as experts predicted a return to mass violence in the coming weeks.JASON STRAZIUSOiGeneral newsWar and unrestHumanitarian crisesViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsInternational agreementsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsDiplomacyHuman welfareSouth SudanKenyaSudanNorth AfricaAfricaEast AfricaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9a620c9fda34b16b197d390fd78828cThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:36:58 GMTUS stocks are mixed in midday tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c95475bfcf9649b2867cdc1e6ee2aa24NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks drifted in Thursday trading as a parade of big companies turn in quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed more than 100 points, almost entirely thanks to a strong gain for Visa, the Dow's highest-priced stock.MATTHEW CRAFTaBusinessGeneral newsEconomyCurrency marketsGovernment programsFinancial marketsStock marketsFinancial servicesIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesEast AsiaHong KongNorth AmericaAsiaChinaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c95475bfcf9649b2867cdc1e6ee2aa24Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:21:25 GMTHall of fame for mustaches? Why not?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92e88b10b2654a86b6124bab0cf80be4ST. LOUIS (AP) — There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why shouldn't those with a hairy upper lip get their just rewards?aGeneral newsOdditieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92e88b10b2654a86b6124bab0cf80be4Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:57 GMTBodies of 5 men found inside car in Brazil slumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6103ab7609a444c09435050c096894ffRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police have found the bodies of five men inside a car abandoned in one of the slums of Rio de Janeiro. At least one body was decapitated.iGeneral newsBrazilRio de JaneiroSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6103ab7609a444c09435050c096894ffThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:08:44 GMTAlaska mayor vetoes law aimed at protecting moosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898e39171db945c6a4af215db2e576fdANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, has vetoed an ordinance passed to protect moose from impaling themselves on fences with metal spikes.aGeneral newsOdditiesGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsLegislationLegislatureLocal governmentsAnchorageAlaskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898e39171db945c6a4af215db2e576fdThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:46:14 GMTAverage US 30-year loan rate up to 3.98 pct.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac6d209e34a840a693f973f2b1026e33WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained below 4 percent.fBusinessFinancial crisisPersonal loansPersonal financeReal estateEconomyFinancial marketsFinancial servicesIndustriesDebt and bond marketsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac6d209e34a840a693f973f2b1026e33Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:21:07 GMT10 Things to See: A week of top AP photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4264619026f5448f9285447c04fe7530Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.The Associated PressaGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4264619026f5448f9285447c04fe7530Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:39:46 GMTFAA: Small plane crashes at Wichita airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcfc400cdf35489ca92fc4dde7ad1583WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A small plane has crashed at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport, sending up huge plumes of black smoke that can be seen for miles around the city.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessWichitaKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcfc400cdf35489ca92fc4dde7ad1583Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:51:28 GMTUS stocks are mixed morning tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83871eef5def478194ac42519e93495dNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are drifting in Thursday morning trading as a parade of big companies turn in quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed more than 100 points, almost entirely thanks to a strong gain for Visa, the Dow's highest-priced stock.MATTHEW CRAFTKELVIN CHANaBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyGovernment programsFinancial marketsStock marketsFinancial servicesIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesEast AsiaHong KongNorth AmericaAsiaChinaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83871eef5def478194ac42519e93495dThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:25:57 GMTPolice: 2 anti-violence organizers beat ex-roomiehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02950402fde2400c8846c3b5f7c1f5b4WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Two western Pennsylvania community organizers with a local Stop the Violence group have been charged with severely beating a former roommate with whom they had a property dispute.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeViolenceArrestsLaw and orderViolent crimeSocial issuesSocial affairsWashingtonPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02950402fde2400c8846c3b5f7c1f5b4Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:27:16 GMTMaine nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ridehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ed78797339474ea0d0b56ac58c90f7FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — All but daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state's voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.ROBERT F. BUKATYaGeneral newsHealthLegal proceedingsDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleLaw and orderMaineSierra LeoneAfricaWest AfricaNew OrleansUnited StatesNorth AmericaLouisianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72ed78797339474ea0d0b56ac58c90f7Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:20:11 GMTSpain OKs 'Google Tax' demanded by news publishershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27d6e8909430432abdcc072ae0fac8f5MADRID (AP) — Spain's parliament has approved new intellectual property laws that allow news publishers to charge aggregators each time they display news content in search results.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyOnline news mediaGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsNational governmentsIndustry regulationGovernment regulationsOnline mediaMediaNews mediaSpainWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/27d6e8909430432abdcc072ae0fac8f5Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:26:57 GMTPair convicted in secret $1.6 M Navy silencer dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82dc90444b904306a18a31ab939e720cMcLEAN, Va. (AP) — A senior Navy intelligence official and a California race-car mechanic were convicted in federal court for their roles in pushing through a secret Navy contract to build hundreds of untraceable rifle silencers for an unspecified, classified program.MATTHEW BARAKATaGeneral newsNational courtsContracts and ordersCorporate newsBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82dc90444b904306a18a31ab939e720cThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:10:51 GMTTennant: New direction for 'Broadchurch' season 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/291dfe8aae7044348e2dc9dc99347ae8Expect the BBC crime drama "Broadchurch" to go in a "very unexpected direction" in season two, says actor David Tennant.LAURI NEFFeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/291dfe8aae7044348e2dc9dc99347ae8Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:02:54 GMTLeBron brings Cleveland together in new commercialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07d1be7d398c4558873d33b9365b9607CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James huddles with teammates before each game, pulling them close to deliver a message. In a new TV commercial, James does the same to bring an entire city together.TOM WITHERSfBusinessArts and entertainmentLifestyleSportsTelevision programsFashionEntertainmentBeauty and fashionMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07d1be7d398c4558873d33b9365b9607Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:49:52 GMTRural Tennessee museum a success in first yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92cda080b63b4384b8fe789eccd27d84UNION CITY, Tenn. (AP) — When Discovery Park of America opened on a cornfield in rural Tennessee, its founders expected the museum described as a "mini-Smithsonian" to draw about 150,000 visitors in its first year.ADRIAN SAINZeArts and entertainmentTravelLifestyleMuseumsLeisure travelRecreation and leisureUnion CityTennesseeNashvilleMemphisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92cda080b63b4384b8fe789eccd27d84Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:26:49 GMTMenino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/597416cbc3b545fc90353963a34a19c3BOSTON (AP) — Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. He was 71.BOB SALSBERGaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsMunicipal governmentsObituariesHealthProfessional footballLocal governmentsProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessFootballSportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/597416cbc3b545fc90353963a34a19c3Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:53:42 GMTFunerals set for Washington school shooter, victimhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebb0fc8942ba4574b17a4982a76bef91EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Memorial services have been set for the 15-year-old gunman and a victim of the school shooting in Washington state.aGeneral newsMarysville-Pilchuck High School shootingFunerals and memorial servicesEventsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationWashingtonEverettUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebb0fc8942ba4574b17a4982a76bef91Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:11:36 GMTFearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a53ac6975d3462785ad9a598ee22f02CHICAGO (AP) — Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola — chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug.LINDSEY TANNERaGeneral newsHealthEmergency careImmunizationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthChild and teen healthUnited StatesChicagoAlabamaNorth AmericaIllinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a53ac6975d3462785ad9a598ee22f02Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:24:40 GMTRare Jefferson letters go on display at NYC museumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0200a531aeaa46a38dfc8188b6b164ccNEW YORK (AP) — Twenty-one rarely seen letters by Thomas Jefferson have gone on display at the Museum of the City of New York.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0200a531aeaa46a38dfc8188b6b164ccThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:18:50 GMTOfficial: At least 2 dead in Kansas airport crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd53c3d3c4db4aa79f573691560f2d5aWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Officials say at least two people are dead after a small plane reported losing engine power and crashed into a building at a Kansas airport.ROXANA HEGEMANaGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationWichitaKansasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd53c3d3c4db4aa79f573691560f2d5aThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:20:01 GMTBodies of 48 Sunni tribal fighters found in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b6eb66cd59545369a57a2747162c828BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities on Thursday found the bodies of 48 Sunni tribesmen killed by the Islamic State group in the restive western province of Anbar, an official said.SAMEER N. YACOUBSINAN SALAHEDDINiGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsIraqBaghdadMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b6eb66cd59545369a57a2747162c828Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:19:02 GMTSpokeswoman: Thomas Menino, affable yet shrewd as Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9797e9427d3442f870f1b5cb47377ffBOSTON (AP) — Spokeswoman: Thomas Menino, affable yet shrewd as Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsMunicipal governmentsLocal governmentsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9797e9427d3442f870f1b5cb47377ffThu, 30 Oct 2014 15:39:07 GMTFor-profit programs face 'gainful employment' rulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b945d0ab484426ca31171b369e0f57dWASHINGTON (AP) — For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay back their student loans could soon face scrutiny by the federal government.KIMBERLY HEFLINGwBusinessGovernment and politicsHigher educationEducationGraduationEducation costsLegislatureG.I. BillSocial affairsProfessional servicesIndustriesGovernment programsMilitary affairsMilitary and defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b945d0ab484426ca31171b369e0f57dThu, 30 Oct 2014 16:20:59 GMTFTC sues Gerber over claims on infant formulahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d8c90804ff640a985083f91aa909560WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators announced Thursday they were suing Gerber, the well-known baby food maker, for claiming that its Good Start Gentle formula can prevent or reduce allergies in children.ANNE FLAHERTYwBusinessGeneral newsHealthLifestyleGovernment and politicsParentingRelationshipsAllergiesConsumer affairsSkin disordersDiseases and conditionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d8c90804ff640a985083f91aa909560Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:10:49 GMT