FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:29:42 -0800N. Korean leader's sister named as senior officialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ae659823242412fafd338c49e5afbaeSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has revealed that leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister is a senior official in the ruling Workers' Party, strengthening analysts' views that she is an increasingly important part of the family dynasty that runs the country.iGeneral newsSiblingsGovernment and politicsRelationshipsLifestyleNorth KoreaSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ae659823242412fafd338c49e5afbaeThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:51:48 GMTGreen scores 24, Suns beat Nuggets 120-112http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11166787ef564f299f4120238cf33f81PHOENIX (AP) — Gerald Green scored 24 points and Eric Bledsoe had 21, leading the Phoenix Suns to a 120-112 win over the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night.By JOSE M. ROMEROsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11166787ef564f299f4120238cf33f81Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:49:13 GMTMalaysia leader nixes pledge to scrap sedition lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6f76e1f0f34c53a7820547c20e31eeKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's leader said Thursday that a colonial-era law curbing free speech will be retained and strengthened, backpedaling on a pledge two years ago to abolish the Sedition Act as part of political reforms.By EILEEN NGiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsMalaysiaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a6f76e1f0f34c53a7820547c20e31eeThu, 27 Nov 2014 10:15:34 GMTGerman unemployment steady at 6.3 percenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c6afa370efa45c89648c12f0efd4ff1BERLIN (AP) — Germany's unemployment rate was steady at 6.3 percent in November as the labor market in Europe's largest economy remained strong.fBusinessEconomyLabor economyLeading economic indicatorsGermanyEuropeWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c6afa370efa45c89648c12f0efd4ff1Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:43:53 GMTJapan's reporter pleads innocent in S. Korea trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61d59e9bd6f049feba5d567e77da5449SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A Japanese reporter on Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges of defaming South Korea's president by reporting rumors that she was absent for seven hours during a ferry disaster in April because she was with a man.By TONG-HYUNG KIMiGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderGovernment and politicsSouth KoreaJapanSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61d59e9bd6f049feba5d567e77da5449Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:27:59 GMTLiver transplant recipient marks 25th anniversaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8922047ec454ce4a58729b3292be05aSEVERN, Md. (AP) — Alyssa Riggan hasn't dwelled on being the first person in the U.S. to successfully receive part of a liver from a living donor 25 years ago, a medical procedure that paved the way for routine live-donor transplants.By BRIAN WITTEaGeneral newsHealthLiver diseaseOrgan donationObituariesMedical ethicsDiseases and conditionsHealth issuesMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8922047ec454ce4a58729b3292be05aThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:33:37 GMTPresidents pick up the check for their mealshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcc770fd0d78479183ceccc5b3e39e2aWASHINGTON (AP) — There's no free lunch — or breakfast or dinner — for President Barack Obama on Thanksgiving Day. Or any other day for that matter.By DARLENE SUPERVILLEwPersonal financeGovernment and politicsBusinessHolidaysLegislatureOccasionsLifestyleDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcc770fd0d78479183ceccc5b3e39e2aThu, 27 Nov 2014 08:03:43 GMTAustralian batsman Hughes dies from head injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/793d6351ac1748c2a447a8f3bb8b3759SYDNEY (AP) — Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday from a "catastrophic" injury to his head, two days after being struck by a delivery during a domestic first-class match. He was 25.By DENNIS PASSAiGeneral newsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthCricketHead injuriesHealthAccidents and disastersInjuriesHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessGovernment and politicsAustraliaSydneySouth AfricaSouth AsiaOceaniaSouthern AfricaAfricaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/793d6351ac1748c2a447a8f3bb8b3759Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:20:04 GMTToyota recalls more cars for air bag problemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40fa2b4a53d74d4da699b1ba5d5fd8feTOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. recalled more than 40,000 vehicles in Japan on Thursday as part of a worldwide scare over defective air bags and officials are investigating a new type of air bag problem that could lead to further recalls.htBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsAutomotive technologyIndustrial technologyTechnologyJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40fa2b4a53d74d4da699b1ba5d5fd8feThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:55:25 GMTColts put in extra time to prepare for McCoyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b8411152c147bea454de9c36dd1676INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colts linebacker D'Qwell Jackson and cornerback Darius Butler started this week preparing to face Robert Griffin III.By MICHAEL MAROTsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33b8411152c147bea454de9c36dd1676Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:54:44 GMT9 dead in Kashmir gunbattle between rebels, armyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2196c79cf314c7a93dea30917078b4eSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Heavily armed suspected militants fought a fierce gunbattle with soldiers in the Indian portion of Kashmir on Thursday, and three civilians were among the nine dead, authorities said.By AIJAZ HUSSAINiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsIndiaKashmirSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2196c79cf314c7a93dea30917078b4eThu, 27 Nov 2014 10:13:36 GMTTavares OT goal gives Isles 3-2 win over Capshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b20ef87d42f84a55968d8133ce405b32UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Islanders captain John Tavares had the puck on his stick late in overtime, hesitated to force Washington defenseman Karl Alzner out of position, then whipped the puck past goaltender Braden Holtby as New York won another nail-biter.By ALLAN KREDAsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b20ef87d42f84a55968d8133ce405b32Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:37:57 GMTOPEC seen unlikely to cut output despite oil gluthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ae0e8ce74240c5a687d8dc1ad8ca0fVIENNA (AP) — OPEC oil ministers meeting in Vienna on Thursday are in a bind. Prices are plunging — and in the short term, the cartel may not be able to do much about it.By GEORGE JAHNiBusinessGeneral newsOPEC MeetingsPricesEventsEconomyEnergy industryIndustriesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18ae0e8ce74240c5a687d8dc1ad8ca0fThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:27:49 GMTHeart stent not expected to sideline Ginsburghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d18e6421ac9d4dcf894cd8583c465bb4WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted on Wednesday, reviving talk about how long the 81-year-old liberal jurist will be staying on the court.By MARK SHERMAN and SAM HANANELwGovernment and politicsJudicial appointments and nominationsLiberalismElectionsLegislatureJudiciaryGovernment appointments and nominationsNational electionsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d18e6421ac9d4dcf894cd8583c465bb4Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:04:31 GMTAustralian batsman Hughes dies after head knockhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55119dc780074c829c43736fe50e15a8SYDNEY (AP) — Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday, two days after being struck on the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match. He was 25.By DENNIS PASSAiGeneral newsSportsAthlete injuriesCricketAccidents and disastersAthlete healthHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessAustraliaSydneySouth AfricaSouth AsiaOceaniaSouthern AfricaAfricaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55119dc780074c829c43736fe50e15a8Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:41:40 GMTAfghan suicide attack targets British embassy carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a609f45689ca4a8d97fb723771723ce7KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, an embassy spokesman said, adding that the vehicle was not carrying any British diplomats.iGeneral newsEmbassiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsTerrorismWar and unrestProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a609f45689ca4a8d97fb723771723ce7Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:53:14 GMTThanksgiving: Turkey, parades, shopping dealshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ebb17752f01453b8eda94adbd93858aNEW YORK (AP) — Turkey, stuffing and a helium-filled Thomas the Tank Engine were on the menu as friends and families gathered across the United States to celebrate Thanksgiving.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsHolidaysParadesHoliday shoppingWeatherOccasionsLifestyleRecreation and leisureShoppingPersonal spendingPersonal financeNew York CityManhattanNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ebb17752f01453b8eda94adbd93858aThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:15:47 GMTStreaking Grizzlies hold off Lakers 99-93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4b7fbf1702b4e46a6bf30421ef521e9LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mike Conley thinks the Memphis Grizzlies are atop the NBA standings because they've been consistent and determined each night, no matter whether they're playing title contenders or the Los Angeles Lakers.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4b7fbf1702b4e46a6bf30421ef521e9Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:57:59 GMTPro-Western Ukraine parliament holds first sessionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/703dd4ab0212421d8c46714cbc97b7a6KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Parliament in Ukraine has opened for its first session since an election last month that ushered in a spate of pro-Western parties.iGeneral newsParliamentary electionsLegislatureGovernment and politicsElectionsUkraineKievEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/703dd4ab0212421d8c46714cbc97b7a6Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:54:02 GMTIsrael says it busted Hamas cell planning attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea8334614a0d4ff99e78de07fb9e90d6JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Shin Bet security service says it has uncovered a Hamas network in the West Bank that was planning large-scale attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem.iGeneral newsPalestinian territoriesIsraelJerusalemMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea8334614a0d4ff99e78de07fb9e90d6Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:18:22 GMTProtesters dwindle to small groups in Fergusonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/559e822930e8419e815b9ecb9021018aFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The throngs of protesters who overran Ferguson after the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case dwindled to just a few small groups as people began cleaning up this battered community and seeking something closer to a normal routine.By TOM FOREMAN JR. and ALAN SCHER ZAGIERaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArsonArrestsCrimeViolent crimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/559e822930e8419e815b9ecb9021018aThu, 27 Nov 2014 07:10:07 GMTAfghan attack targets British embassy car, 5 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66245768ecda44c9b3cb1069b70141ecKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, killing at least five Afghan civilians and wounding more than 30 others, officials said.iGeneral newsWar and unrestEmbassiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsTerrorismProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66245768ecda44c9b3cb1069b70141ecThu, 27 Nov 2014 07:21:14 GMTIndia: Girls died by suicide, not slain by rapistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b138f10488c340c6a8065293a837bdcbNEW DELHI (AP) — An investigation into the deaths of two teenage girls believed to have been raped and hanged by their attackers concluded that the two actually committed suicide, news reports said Thursday.iGeneral newsCriminal investigationsSuicidesViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderCrimes against childrenIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b138f10488c340c6a8065293a837bdcbThu, 27 Nov 2014 08:00:56 GMTAfghan police: Suicide attack hits foreign convoyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b395d4c3fd446dba1b6ba550d7781beKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A police officer in the Afghan capital says a suicide attacker has targeted a convoy of foreign vehicles on a main road in eastern Kabul.iGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b395d4c3fd446dba1b6ba550d7781beThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:21:34 GMTPhilippines unlikely to meet full-year growth goalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b36a5831d154eaf8c63a8488f51fcdaMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines is unlikely to meet its 2014 growth target after the economy's expansion slowed to 5.3 percent in the third quarter.By TERESA CEROJANOiBusinessGeneral newsEconomic growthAgricultural sector performanceEconomyGovernment and politicsEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment policyManilaPhilippinesSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b36a5831d154eaf8c63a8488f51fcdaThu, 27 Nov 2014 08:14:08 GMTSome in US illegally could get retirement benefitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfc8f23744fc42db894e768609396f73WASHINGTON (AP) — Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits under President Barack Obama's new executive actions would be eligible for Social Security and Medicare benefits upon reaching retirement age, according to the White House.By JIM KUHNHENNwBusinessGovernment and politicsImmigrationGovernment pensions and social securityGovernment-funded health insuranceSocial issuesSocial affairsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsIndustry regulationGovernment regulationsPersonal insurancePersonal financeGovernment programsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dfc8f23744fc42db894e768609396f73Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:02:40 GMTForeigner among 5 killed in Afghan bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bd2b2ec50f845328a712b9b0bf20d03KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber rammed a car packed with explosives into a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least five people, including a foreigner, Afghan officials said.By LYNNE O'DONNELLiGeneral newsEmbassiesWar casualtiesBombingsWar and unrestInternational relationsGovernment and politicsTerrorismProducts and servicesCorporate newsBusinessAfghanistanKabulCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bd2b2ec50f845328a712b9b0bf20d03Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:14:36 GMTSouth Asian leaders reach last-minute energy dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d2d14a2d8394dce892130e095076cd3KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — South Asian heads of state attending their first summit in three years reached a deal on energy sharing Thursday, but failed on two other economic agreements during a retreat where Indian and Pakistan leaders shook hands.By BINAJ GURUBACHARYAiBusinessGeneral newsSummitsInternational agreementsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsSouth AsiaIndiaNepalPakistanBangladeshMaldivesSri LankaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d2d14a2d8394dce892130e095076cd3Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:16:38 GMTWorld stocks drift as stimulus cues awaitedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24ebda52402248b6b9f09d48ba524271TOKYO (AP) — Share prices drifted Thursday but expectations for new stimulus in China and Europe helped to limit losses.By ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsOPEC MeetingsCommodity marketsFinancial marketsEventsOil and gas industryEnergy industryIndustriesJapanChinaEast AsiaAustraliaEuropeAsiaGreater ChinaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24ebda52402248b6b9f09d48ba524271Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:57:18 GMTShip with 700 migrants safely towed to Greek coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/addb9c123ec747f4b1c04dc2128b63f6IERAPETRA, Greece (AP) — A smuggling ship carrying more than 700 men, women and children that broke down in gale-force winds while trying to reach Europe was towed Thursday to the Greek island of Crete.By NICHOLAS PAPHITISiGeneral newsGreeceCreteWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/addb9c123ec747f4b1c04dc2128b63f6Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:02:25 GMTSpanish premier: Corruption is exception, not rulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2022bd094dfd461d99375acc299a9c80MADRID (AP) — Spain's prime minister, whose party is facing a series of corruption cases, says most politicians aren't crooked and that his government is taking the problem seriously.iGeneral newsPolitical corruptionGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesSpainWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2022bd094dfd461d99375acc299a9c80Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:07:17 GMTLab-coated Muggles use Harry Potter to study brainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39cd125cded74d06975d8f196d190bd1WASHINGTON (AP) — Harry Potter swoops around on his broom, faces the bully Malfoy and later runs into a three-headed dog. For scientists studying brain activity while reading, it's the perfect excerpt from the young wizard's many adventures to give their subjects.By LAURAN NEERGAARDwHealthScienceGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39cd125cded74d06975d8f196d190bd1Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:15:43 GMTPutin's tiger ravages goat farm in northeast Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f988309e60c49539f6ed69b4c10d374BEIJING (AP) — Ustin, a rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin, is behaving badly in his new home in northeastern China.iGeneral newsOdditiesAnimalsAgriculture and the environmentWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental conservation and preservationAgricultureIndustriesBusinessGovernment and politicsChinaRussiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f988309e60c49539f6ed69b4c10d374Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:52:37 GMTNo. 3 Arizona edges No. 15 SDSU for Maui titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e8f5f0606074f9eb5140b7ea7d1ad0bLAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Stanley Johnson had shown glimpses of his precocious talent during Arizona's first five games, occasionally showing up on the highlight reels with a soaring dunk or blocked shot.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsArizonaHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e8f5f0606074f9eb5140b7ea7d1ad0bThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:49:55 GMTWith incentives and brute force, IS subdues tribeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79590a21d1994373bd1ebe373935b985BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group is employing multiple tactics to subdue the Sunni Muslim tribes in Syria and Iraq under its rule, wooing some with gifts — everything from cars to feed for their animals — while brutally suppressing those that resist with mass killings.By RYAN LUCASiGeneral newsSyriaIraqUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79590a21d1994373bd1ebe373935b985Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:01:04 GMTCosby testimony describes accuser's spiked storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23468abb757f4ecf8d122fc6e8c37230PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story.By MARYCLAIRE DALEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsTabloidsCelebrityCrimeEntertainmentLaw and orderMediaPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23468abb757f4ecf8d122fc6e8c37230Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:31:47 GMTFerguson fallout: Scores arrested in Calif. unresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b405147780a470a873e1217edb9cd29LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dozens of protesters in Los Angeles and Oakland were arrested late Wednesday during a third night of demonstrations linked to the shooting protest in Ferguson, Missouri.By TAMI ABDOLLAHaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsCrimeLegal proceedingsVandalismPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderViolent crimeLos AngelesOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b405147780a470a873e1217edb9cd29Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:09:12 GMTToyota finds new air bag issue, recalls more carshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40023a916cb0403e82d7c1c484b53148TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. recalled more than 40,000 vehicles in Japan on Thursday as part of a worldwide scare over defective air bags and is investigating a new type of air bag problem that could lead to further recalls.By MARI YAMAGUCHIhtBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsAutomotive technologyIndustrial technologyTechnologyJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40023a916cb0403e82d7c1c484b53148Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:33:55 GMTFamily: Boy's fatal shooting could have been avoidedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e7e812077f04b988b8f865ebb4db413CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of a 12-year-old boy fatally wounded by a Cleveland police officer said surveillance video of the shooting shows that if the officer had not acted so quickly the youngster would still be alive.By MARK GILLISPIEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e7e812077f04b988b8f865ebb4db413Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:43:11 GMTSyrian troops kill 30 rebels near Damascushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84759487a9b943429890f46768558c1eDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian government forces have killed at least 30 rebels in an ambush in the suburbs of Damascus where troops and allied gunmen have been on the offensive for weeks, activists and state media said Thursday.By ALBERT AJIiGeneral newsCivil warsPolitical activismWar and unrestPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsSyriaDamascusMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84759487a9b943429890f46768558c1eThu, 27 Nov 2014 10:12:39 GMTWiltjer leads No. 10 Gonzaga past Georgiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b6e20809949449497fa7effe19ccf84NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Wiltjer found a lot more room than he expected down low at Madison Square Garden.By MICHAEL SCOTTOsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b6e20809949449497fa7effe19ccf84Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:08:35 GMTRory, Adam have contrasting Australian Open startshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30ac0c4adfc84f8ca6518a60c4956367SYDNEY (AP) — Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't paired together for the first two rounds of the Australian Open because organizers wanted to split their marquee players among morning and afternoon groups for the spectators and television.By DENNIS PASSAsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfSydneyAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30ac0c4adfc84f8ca6518a60c4956367Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:52:21 GMTSpurs beat Pacers 106-100 without Popovichhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd014b1c94af4cf6a2cb328547e10a79SAN ANTONIO (AP) — With Gregg Popovich resting after a medical procedure, Manu Ginobili had a throwback game while playing under former coach Ettore Messina for the first time in 13 years.sSportsAthlete injuriesCoachingMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsAthlete healthSan AntonioEuropeTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd014b1c94af4cf6a2cb328547e10a79Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:39:26 GMTSuspected rebels kill 1 Indian soldier in Kashmirhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ae2636204384a91bda95194a27ba588SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Heavily armed suspected militants killed at least one Indian army soldier and wounded three others Thursday in the latest fighting in the Indian portion of Kashmir, an Indian army officer said.By AIJAZ HUSSAINiGeneral newsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsIndiaKashmirSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ae2636204384a91bda95194a27ba588Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:14:07 GMTAsian shares meander as China data disappointshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aea3a34aed044b79650112ea764073aTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares meandered Thursday as data showed a drop in Chinese industrial profits, but expectations for further stimulus moves from China and Europe helped to limit losses.By ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsCommodity marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsChinaJapanEast AsiaAustraliaUnited StatesGreater ChinaAsiaOceaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1aea3a34aed044b79650112ea764073aThu, 27 Nov 2014 05:35:41 GMTWildcats beat Aztecs 61-59 for Maui titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94493eee8d6d4bad90455748320cfe36LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Stanley Johnson had 18 points and nine rebounds, helping No. 3 Arizona gut out a 61-59 victory over No. 15 San Diego State on Wednesday night for its second Maui Invitational title.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsArizonaHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94493eee8d6d4bad90455748320cfe36Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:57:51 GMTA glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c74238f7f624993a1ced7124b544bc9ST. LOUIS (AP) — There were only scattered demonstrations around Ferguson during the third night of protests since a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the death of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsCrimeLegal proceedingsIndictmentsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c74238f7f624993a1ced7124b544bc9Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:19:39 GMTEx-CBC host charged with sexual assault in Canadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/431e2a745dfd40e4bf04d40c8a9f5a1cTORONTO (AP) — Former Canadian Broadcasting Corp. radio host Jian Ghomesi must live with his mother while sexual assault charges against him are heard in a case that has rocked the country's vaunted public broadcaster.By ROB GILLIESiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsRadio programsLaw and orderCrimeEntertainmentCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/431e2a745dfd40e4bf04d40c8a9f5a1cThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:19:05 GMTGeneral strike shuts down services across Greecehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6c328bbd54403eac0ebba7873333bcATHENS, Greece (AP) — A nationwide general strike to protest continued austerity measures has shut down services across Greece, grounding flights, leaving ferries tied up in ports, shutting down schools and leaving state hospitals functioning with emergency staff.iBusinessGeneral newsAir travel disruptionsLabor issuesTransportationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesSocial issuesSocial affairsAccidentsAccidents and disastersGreeceAthensWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6c328bbd54403eac0ebba7873333bcThu, 27 Nov 2014 07:54:42 GMTChina hit by second deadly mine blast in 2 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99649172d9f47d49c8b721e9755cbedBEIJING (AP) — At least 11 people were killed Thursday in the second deadly coal mine accident to hit China in two days, pointing to continuing safety issues in the industry despite a major decline in deaths among miners in recent years.iGeneral newsExplosionsAccidentsAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesBusinessMaterials industryChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f99649172d9f47d49c8b721e9755cbedThu, 27 Nov 2014 05:44:48 GMT