FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Nov 2015 10:19:50 -08:00Cheap gas fueling expanded Thanksgiving travel day, 25 Nov 2015 17:24:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Low gas prices were driving more people to hit the road to reach their Thanksgiving celebrations, and airports were bustling Wednesday as travelers flying to meet family and friends braved long lines and fears about terrorism. look at the hot toys for holiday 2015, 25 Nov 2015 16:44:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Which toys will warm the hearts of parents and kids for the holiday 2015 shopping season? hosts Texas Tech, fighting for bowl as injuries mount, 25 Nov 2015 17:47:03 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Very little has gone right for the Texas Longhorns this season, so why not a few more complications to make a late-season bowl push that much harder? of slave trader to head plan to create slave museum, 25 Nov 2015 16:54:15 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A direct descendant of a prominent slave trader has been named to lead the creation of a slave trade museum in the Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island's now-closed Providence cathedral. stocks rise as holiday approaches; Deere gains on earns, 25 Nov 2015 17:49:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ticking upward in afternoon trading, making small gains for the second day in a row ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. with late-stage cancer to get medical marijuana card, 25 Nov 2015 17:48:27 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire health officials have approved a lung cancer patient's application for an identification card that will allow her to buy medical marijuana in Maine. at trial of ex-NY Assembly speaker take holiday break, 25 Nov 2015 17:21:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Deliberations will resume Monday at the federal corruption trial of former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. news in brief, 25 Nov 2015 17:09:44 GMTMayor seeks support of ministers in helping to maintain calm in wake of release of deadly police video justice issues showing up in 2016 presidential race, 25 Nov 2015 16:45:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — On the campaign trail, the idea of locking up drug criminals for life is less popular than a generation ago. set for vote on Pennsylvania attorney general's future, 25 Nov 2015 17:27:05 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's top prosecutor faces a new threat to her hold on office after a state Senate committee recommended Wednesday that the full chamber consider whether to remove her from the job as she fights criminal charges. declares victory in Alzheimer's drug antitrust lawsuit, 25 Nov 2015 17:11:46 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's attorney general is dropping a lawsuit against a drug manufacturer after blocking what he said was an attempt to switch Alzheimer's patients to a newer patented drug. fighting in contested Yemen province kills 47, 25 Nov 2015 16:55:09 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say overnight clashes between Shiite Houthi rebels and pro-government militias have killed 47 people, nearly all of them fighters. urges Kenyans to work for peace, 25 Nov 2015 17:35:02 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Brushing aside security concerns, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday on his first-ever trip to Africa and urged Kenyans to work for peace and forgiveness amid a wave of extremist violence on the continent that threatens to disrupt his trip. ordered to pay $600 for throwing rock at drone, 25 Nov 2015 17:00:24 GMTHARWICK, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania woman has been ordered to pay $600 for hurling driveway gravel at her next-door neighbor's drone. Voltaggio denies accusations made by cooks in lawsuit, 25 Nov 2015 16:49:17 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Attorneys for prominent Maryland "Top Chef" Bryan Voltaggio and restaurateur Hilda Staples are denying accusations that their clients improperly paid workers. benched Manziel for violating team's 'trust', 25 Nov 2015 17:50:55 GMTBEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Mike Pettine says he benched Johnny Manziel because the quarterback violated the team's trust with his behavior during the bye week. PM Trudeau: Syrian refugees not security risk, 25 Nov 2015 18:01:30 GMTLONDON (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he has slowed down plans to settle 25,000 Syrian refugees within weeks in order to allay citizens' security concerns after the Paris attacks. says there is no specific and credible intelligence about a plot against US now, 25 Nov 2015 17:08:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Obama says there is no specific and credible intelligence about a plot against US now . Review: Dweezil Zappa comes of age on 'Via Zammata', 25 Nov 2015 17:47:46 GMTDweezil Zappa, "Via Zammata" (Fantom Records) Argentine president says she's not going away, 25 Nov 2015 16:43:44 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — When Argentines chose a new president in recent elections, many voters seemed more concerned about what would happen with the old one. bringing Playboy centerfolds back to snowboards, 25 Nov 2015 17:38:51 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Burton is bringing back images of Playboy bunnies on its snowboards, seven years after similar depictions sparked a protest outside its headquarters. faces difficult questions at IAAF meeting, 25 Nov 2015 17:40:00 GMTMONACO (AP) — Sebastian Coe's first few months as president of track and field's governing body could hardly have been any rougher. Teen charged in stabbing at Baltimore high school, 25 Nov 2015 17:23:55 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Police say a 17-year-old Baltimore high school student has been charged as an adult with attempted murder in a classroom stabbing that left a schoolmate critically wounded. Latest: 5 men arrested during Chicago shooting protests, 25 Nov 2015 18:09:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): quick look at NFL unbeatens Panthers, Patriots in Week 12, 25 Nov 2015 17:22:36 GMTA quick look at the NFL's two unbeaten teams heading into Week 12: gambling revenue in US since 2013, 25 Nov 2015 17:48:54 GMTRevenue from Internet gambling in the United States since 2013: of those who died in the Paris attacks, 25 Nov 2015 17:34:38 GMTAmong the 130 victims killed in attacks in Paris were students, a filmmaker, a doctor, artists, music lovers and beloved parents and children. They had varied backgrounds and interests. Here are some of their stories: tosses defamation suits by founder of rock band Boston, 25 Nov 2015 16:49:57 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The highest court in Massachusetts has thrown out defamation lawsuits filed by the founder of the rock group Boston against the ex-wife of the band's late lead singer and the Boston Herald. Guide: Protests of Chicago teen's shooting to continue, 25 Nov 2015 17:44:01 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Protest groups were set to return to the streets of Chicago on Wednesday, one day after the city released a squad-car video showing a white police officer fatally shoot a black teenager. Latest: Canadian PM slows down Syrian resettlement, 25 Nov 2015 17:46:29 GMTZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: III team forfeits game in protest of coach's firing, 25 Nov 2015 17:29:35 GMTWAYNE, N.J. (AP) — A Division III basketball team forfeited a conference game to protest the firing of its coach, dressing and warming up before collectively walking off the court as the game was about to begin. stocks edge higher in early trading; Deere gains on earns, 25 Nov 2015 16:56:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are drifting higher in midday trading as markets start to wind down ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. soap actor David Canary dies at age 77, 25 Nov 2015 17:47:04 GMTWILTON, Conn. (AP) — Longtime soap opera actor David Canary, best known for his role as twin brothers on "All My Children" has died at age 77. State: Man pulled from lake during annual jump has died, 25 Nov 2015 17:36:32 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says a man who experienced a medical emergency died after being pulled from a campus lake where thousands of students had gathered for the traditional jump before the football game against Michigan. coli tied to Costco more dangerous than Chipotle outbreak, 25 Nov 2015 17:26:02 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The strain of E. coli linked to Costco chicken salad that sickened 19 people in seven states is more likely to be life-threatening than a recent outbreak that closed some Chipotle restaurants in the Northwest.'s 'The Wiz Live!' to ease on down that tuneful road, 25 Nov 2015 17:34:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Soon, a determined girl named Dorothy will ease on down that road in NBC's "The Wiz Live!" sheriff revels in 'politically incorrect' sign, 25 Nov 2015 17:27:30 GMTHAMILTON, Ga. (AP) — If you don't like a Georgia sheriff's political incorrectness, you can leave his county. minister: Country against further gas emission cuts, 25 Nov 2015 17:20:21 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's new environment minister said Wednesday he is against further cuts in carbon gas emissions, a key topic during climate talks next week in Paris. _ but not expansion _ in US Internet gambling market, 25 Nov 2015 17:48:15 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Internet gambling is slowly growing — but not expanding — after 2 1/2 years of online betting in the United States. average rate on 30-year home loans dips to 3.95 percent, 25 Nov 2015 17:47:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates ticked slightly lower this week. Here's a look at rates for fixed- and adjustable-rate mortgages this week and over the past year:'s acquire Jed Lowrie from Astros for minor league reliever, 25 Nov 2015 17:48:06 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Infielder Jed Lowrie was acquired by the Oakland Athletics from the Houston Astros on Wednesday for minor league right-hander Brendan McCurry. Point bans cadet pillow fight after 30 injured, 25 Nov 2015 18:03:10 GMTWEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Military Academy officials say they will ban cadet pillow fights like the bloody one that left 30 injured this summer and are pursuing action against many of those involved. Latest: French parliament debates Syria airstrikes, 25 Nov 2015 16:44:41 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local: border checks return in Europe, economic costs loom, 25 Nov 2015 18:04:03 GMTLONDON (AP) — Queues, bottlenecks and security checks — their return in Europe could have a sizeable economic impact if they become entrenched in the wake of the attacks in Paris and the unprecedented flow of refugees from conflict zones like Syria. US rate on 30-year mortgage slides to 3.95 percent, 25 Nov 2015 17:36:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates slipped this week after they climbed recently expectations that the Federal Reserve may soon raise its key short-term interest rate. No credible intelligence about plot against US, 25 Nov 2015 17:27:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said there is currently no "specific and credible" intelligence indicating a terrorist plot on the United States, as he sought to reassure anxious Americans for the Thanksgiving holiday. finesses abortion stance criticized by Democrats, 25 Nov 2015 17:16:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio staked out a hard-line position on abortion in the first GOP debate, Hillary Rodham Clinton took notice. president to bestow medals on hotel assault victims, 25 Nov 2015 18:08:36 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali's president announced on Wednesday that he would bestow medals on the 19 people killed during an assault at a luxury hotel in the capital last week, as funerals were held for three of its employees. police arrest government Senate leader, 25 Nov 2015 17:59:02 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police Wednesday arrested the government's leader in the Senate for allegedly obstructing the investigation into a corruption scandal at state-owned oil company Petrobras. in military suspended for deadly Afghan hospital attack, 25 Nov 2015 16:52:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — American soldiers and airmen who killed and wounded dozens of civilians in a strike on an Afghanistan hospital violated U.S. rules of engagement and have been suspended as they await disciplinary action, military officials said Wednesday.