FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:41:46 -0700Pirates overwhelm Buchholz, Red Sox in 9-1 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cd38987a4c84d1fab1a62d442fff43ePITTSBURGH (AP) — There used to be a time — any year really between 1993-2012 — when reaching 81 wins would be cause for celebration for the Pittsburgh Pirates.WILL GRAVESsSportsAthlete injuriesMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cd38987a4c84d1fab1a62d442fff43eThu, 18 Sep 2014 05:23:15 GMTDrag queens dress down Facebook over nameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83658e31d5e14c488b5891c142dc1a2dSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco drag queens are sparring with Facebook over its policy requiring people to use their real names, rather than drag names such as Pollo Del Mar and Heklina. But the world's biggest social network is not budging from its rules.BARBARA ORTUTAYPAUL ELIAShtGeneral newsTechnologySocial mediaOnline mediaMediaGender issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83658e31d5e14c488b5891c142dc1a2dThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:31:40 GMTAP Interview: Silva seeks grassroots Brazil reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6274f0ec2aa1455e905549563a38f51eRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Front-running presidential candidate Marina Silva says the key to her support among millions of Brazilians who joined in anti-government protests last year is her understanding that reforming a broken political system will come from the ground up.BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsNational electionsElectionsBrazilRio de JaneiroCubaUnited StatesSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6274f0ec2aa1455e905549563a38f51eThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:05:25 GMTPolice trooper killed in ambush to be laid to resthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/650d71d6c020474098f84202b0a7c6c2Hundreds of mourners, including law enforcement officers from around the country, are gathering in Scranton, Pennsylvania, for the funeral of a state trooper amid a mood of grief and fear as a manhunt continues 40 miles away for the killer, identified as a self-taught survivalist who hates police.MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsPennsylvaniaScrantonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/650d71d6c020474098f84202b0a7c6c2Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:37:28 GMTIndia, China leaders to discuss trade, investmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47a7b20642e244c590c2c933c5436dcfNEW DELHI (AP) — Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks aimed at boosting trade and Chinese investment even as their troops face-off along their disputed border in the Himalayas.iGeneral newsInternational tradeEconomyBusinessGovernment and politicsIndiaChinaSouth AsiaAsiaGreater ChinaEast Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47a7b20642e244c590c2c933c5436dcfThu, 18 Sep 2014 05:08:05 GMT46 years later, owner to get stolen Jaguar backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449ee191071c4d599d94f62c3330841bLOS ANGELES (AP) — Forty-six years ago Ivan Schneider, successful Manhattan lawyer, bought himself the Jaguar convertible that would feature in a most unusual tale of unrequited love.JUSTIN PRITCHARDaGeneral newsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449ee191071c4d599d94f62c3330841bThu, 18 Sep 2014 05:35:54 GMTPearce hits 2 HRs as champion Orioles beat Torontohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9d1a78858a49248839644783df8bd7BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles had every right to experience a letdown just one night after clinching their first AL East title in 17 years.DAVID GINSBURGsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBaltimoreTorontoMarylandUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a9d1a78858a49248839644783df8bd7Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:28:33 GMTHendriks wins again, pitches Cubs past Redshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ca21eaebb24fdaa56af46072dfb45aCHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks kept up his impressive rookie season, pitching seven strong innings as the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 Wednesday night for a sweep.JOHN JACKSONsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ca21eaebb24fdaa56af46072dfb45aThu, 18 Sep 2014 02:59:42 GMTCarrasco Ks 12 in 2-hitter, Indians top Astros 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37be01c7db7d40caa6fdf4e65e9de826HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Carrasco threw a two-hitter with a career-high 12 strikeouts to lead the Cleveland Indians over the Houston Astros 2-0 Wednesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37be01c7db7d40caa6fdf4e65e9de826Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:58:07 GMTDavid Price hit hard, Tigers lose to Twins 8-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b55ea259976b40d99888beb40ba9a1adMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — David Price was hit hard in a disappointing outing and the Minnesota Twins beat Detroit 8-4 Wednesday night to tighten the AL Central race ahead of the Tigers' big weekend series in Kansas City.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMinnesotaMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b55ea259976b40d99888beb40ba9a1adThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:02:20 GMTHyundai Motor to pay $9.6 billion for Gangnam landhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f74ec19852e64958b3da7e88e62a64cfSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A consortium led by Hyundai Motor Co. has offered 10 trillion won ($9.6 billion) for land in Seoul's tony Gangnam district where it will build a new headquarters.iBusinessGeneral newsSouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f74ec19852e64958b3da7e88e62a64cfThu, 18 Sep 2014 05:37:19 GMTAngels top M's 5-0, reach brink of AL West titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f19e206ba1794053908f21ddc52ad872ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — C.J. Wilson pitched seven dominant innings of one-hit ball, C.J. Cron hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels moved to the brink of the AL West title with a 5-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night.GREG BEACHAMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f19e206ba1794053908f21ddc52ad872Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:58:33 GMTDirectors Guild finds TV diversity hiring stalledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98b715c0e54d4dc386467108ebf34b10LOS ANGELES (AP) — Women and minorities are largely shut out of the ranks of TV series directors in a stubbornly unchanged pattern of hiring, according to a Hollywood guild study released Wednesday.LYNN ELBERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentSocial diversityAward showsSocial issuesSocial affairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98b715c0e54d4dc386467108ebf34b10Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:57:50 GMTScientists monitoring Hawaii lava undertake riskshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2632add3d8b14d7aaa079b3bd6df0458HONOLULU (AP) — Scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory have been monitoring every twist and turn of lava creeping unpredictably toward communities in a rural and isolated district on the Big Island.JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaGeneral newsScienceVulcanologyVolcanoesEarth scienceEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2632add3d8b14d7aaa079b3bd6df0458Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:27:41 GMTAlvarez pitches Marlins to 4-3 win over Metshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a623b3caace34bcea8190c03ae72d00fNEW YORK (AP) — Henderson Alvarez ended a three-start winless streak, and the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 4-3 Wednesday night to finish a trying 10-game trip in which they lost All-Star slugger Giancarlo Stanton to a season-ending injury when he was hit in the face by a pitch.RONALD BLUMsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a623b3caace34bcea8190c03ae72d00fThu, 18 Sep 2014 02:33:30 GMTTallent, Norton reach US Senior Amateur finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6263579941427db065403163c43f51NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Tallent and Bryan Norton each won two matches Wednesday in the U.S. Senior Amateur to advance to the final at Big Canyon.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6263579941427db065403163c43f51Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:05:56 GMTJapan logs trade deficit for 26th month in a rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/862bd6935c5e402582c30fcf90c41ea7TOKYO (AP) — Japan logged a 948.5 billion yen ($8.7 billion) trade deficit in August, the 26th straight month of red ink, as slack demand from China and the U.S. stymied exports, the Finance Ministry said Thursday.ELAINE KURTENBACHiGeneral newsInternational tradeEconomyBusinessJapanEast AsiaChinaAsiaGreater Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/862bd6935c5e402582c30fcf90c41ea7Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:53:41 GMTIran rules out cooperating with US in Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d16517d69abf412895573c72ecd121a7NEW YORK (AP) — Iran's foreign minister on Wednesday ruled out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warned that the terrorist group poses a much broader global threat that needs new thinking to eradicate.EDITH M. LEDERERaGeneral newsTerrorismGovernment and politicsInternational relationsWar and unrestSyriaUnited StatesMiddle EastIranIraqFranceNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d16517d69abf412895573c72ecd121a7Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:38:08 GMTJason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c1d417a1b24ebaa6db366356971588NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another special moment with his wife, Amanda Shires.CHRIS TALBOTTeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentCelebrityAward showsNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c1d417a1b24ebaa6db366356971588Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:05:51 GMTJeter ends long skid, Yankees beat Rays 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5633e18bf0f14e229b7c03394fa8a4dbST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter ended an 0-for-28 slump that was the second-worst of his career, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday night.MARK DIDTLERsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsNew York CityTampaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5633e18bf0f14e229b7c03394fa8a4dbThu, 18 Sep 2014 02:27:44 GMTBraves beat Nationals 3-1 to snap 5-game skidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b033c80ad7489b8dbdcb97389f84a7ATLANTA (AP) — Three runs scored on Christian Bethancourt's single in the sixth inning to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 on Wednesday night and preserve their fading playoff hopes.CHARLES ODUMsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b033c80ad7489b8dbdcb97389f84a7Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:40:34 GMTOver 2,000 homes threatened in California firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40dc6cd9d1cc449db532a398e7a09632POLLOCK PINES, Calif. (AP) — An out-of-control wildfire in Northern California threatened more than 2,000 homes and consumed huge swaths of timber land east of Sacramento while another town near the Oregon Border took reckoning of the damage done by a wildfire that burned 200 homes earlier in the week.aGeneral newsProperty damageFiresAccidents and disastersNatural disastersCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40dc6cd9d1cc449db532a398e7a09632Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:30:46 GMTBangladesh empowers parliament to impeach judgeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18d1cd13df444a1b2c5c6fdba003e89DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh's parliament now has the authority to impeach Supreme Court judges after lawmakers late Wednesday voted to approve a much-debated amendment to the constitution.JULHAS ALAMiGeneral newsPolitical corruptionConstitutionsGovernment and politicsConstitutional amendmentsLegislatureJudiciaryImpeachmentsPolitical issuesNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsBangladeshSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f18d1cd13df444a1b2c5c6fdba003e89Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:15:28 GMTOrman business tie part of Kansas Senate racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aca04c54aaa04a7bbfd35e437f377e66TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Independent candidate Greg Orman's business dealings faced new scrutiny Wednesday in Kansas' unexpectedly competitive U.S. Senate race, as he acknowledged his friendship with a former Goldman Sachs board member sentenced to federal prison for insider trading.JOHN HANNAfBusinessGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureLegislatureCorporate crimeCorporate newsCrimeGeneral newsState governmentsUnited StatesKansasTopekaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aca04c54aaa04a7bbfd35e437f377e66Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:16:14 GMTAustralian leader warns of planned attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1bb736f524b4360889fc5f6a3a7d422SYDNEY (AP) — Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State movement was planning a public killing as a demonstration of its reach, the prime minister said Thursday.KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTerrorismArrestsCrimeWar and unrestIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsLaw and orderNational securityMilitary and defenseAustraliaSydneySyriaMiddle EastIraqOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1bb736f524b4360889fc5f6a3a7d422Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:14:53 GMTPolice step up security in Los Cabos after Odilehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a6fc0e44ea54d21b9df952e6e4c0b4dSAN JOSE DEL CABO, Mexico (AP) — Police stepped up patrolling overnight in the resort area of Los Cabos, where looters stripped many stores of goods and tens of thousands faced a fourth day without water or power Thursday in the aftermath of Hurricane Odile.ALBA MORA ROCAVICTOR CAIVANOiGeneral newsWeatherMexicoUnited StatesArizonaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a6fc0e44ea54d21b9df952e6e4c0b4dThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:03:33 GMTCain, Aoki power Royals to 6-2 win over White Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d1af715886c48b1b6ed2049194d4c76KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory Wednesday night that kept the pressure on Detroit in the AL Central.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d1af715886c48b1b6ed2049194d4c76Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:15:07 GMTClosing arguments set in Rowland trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/984a3ca3fe7b44b6a515d4c708674886NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A jury is scheduled to hear closing arguments in the federal trial of former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who is accused of conspiring to be paid for work on two political campaigns while disguising those payments in business deals.PAT EATON-ROBBaGeneral newsState governmentsLegal proceedingsCrimeGovernment and politicsLaw and orderConnecticutUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/984a3ca3fe7b44b6a515d4c708674886Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:55:11 GMTLawyers due in court in marathon bombing casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0167981dab5d42f88ebda9e35db0fa06BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were due in court for a status hearing on motions that include defense requests to move the trial outside of Massachusetts and delay the trial's start by at least 10 months.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsBoston Marathon bombingCrimeBombingsLaw and orderEventsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0167981dab5d42f88ebda9e35db0fa06Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:03:53 GMTRain from tropical storm begins falling on Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1faf6fdbb1e43ff89a6625b5b9c97cdTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tucson residents questioning whether a storm was really coming Wednesday following a quiet afternoon of sporadic showers won't have to wait long for an answer.TERRY TANGBRIAN SKOLOFFaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsHurricane Odile 2014FloodsEventsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersArizonaTucsonMexicoColorado RiverUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1faf6fdbb1e43ff89a6625b5b9c97cdThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:45:23 GMTHamels dominates Padres again in Phillies 5-2 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be30f7c0ce164251aa164f8330419f03SAN DIEGO (AP) — Cole Hamels dominated San Diego again as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Padres 5-2 on Wednesday night, ending a three-game losing skid.JAY PARISsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be30f7c0ce164251aa164f8330419f03Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:26:59 GMTLos Cabos in a mess 3 days after Odile's wrathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50637e0ee05c41298acec5b1908f84fcSAN JOSE DEL CABO, Mexico (AP) — Desperate locals and tourists were in survival mode in the resort area of Los Cabos on Wednesday, with electrical and water service still out three days after Hurricane Odile made landfall as a monster Category 3 storm.ALBA MORA ROCAVICTOR CAIVANOiGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherHurricane Odile 2014TravelCoastlines and beachesLeisure travelEventsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersStormsLifestyleEnvironment and natureMexicoSan JoseArizonaLa PazNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanCosta RicaUnited StatesBoliviaSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50637e0ee05c41298acec5b1908f84fcThu, 18 Sep 2014 02:55:51 GMTFed keeps rates low, but brace for the inevitablehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d7d6b63496542bd90fbdad242f0f01dWASHINGTON (AP) — Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday.PAUL WISEMANMARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsEconomic outlookEconomyLabor economyEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policyPricesFinancial servicesIndustriesLeading economic indicatorsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d7d6b63496542bd90fbdad242f0f01dThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:02:45 GMTAsian stocks mostly down after Fed meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0fa00bb0e1f43f5a70dde0297e0fd00SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets mostly fell Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve increased its estimate for the level of the central bank's benchmark interest rate by the end of 2015, surprising investors who expected a slower pace of rate hikes.YOUKYUNG LEEiBusinessGeneral newsFinancial crisisCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment policySouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaUnited StatesAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0fa00bb0e1f43f5a70dde0297e0fd00Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:09:21 GMTReview: Devices, apps act like one under iOS 8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a88d1b6b2ca54b5683b9b73a7d7f4936NEW YORK (AP) — The scores of new features in Apple's software update for mobile devices can be boiled down to one word: unity.ANICK JESDANUNhtBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeTechnologyConsumer electronicsSoftwareMobile phonesMobile mediaComputer hardwareConsumer products and servicesIndustriesComputing and information technologyTelecommunicationsInformation technologyMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a88d1b6b2ca54b5683b9b73a7d7f4936Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:31:15 GMTSantana's 3 hits lead Twins past Tigers 8-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54cea35a162e420fa77048040bfd9584MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Danny Santana tripled, doubled and drove in two runs as the Minnesota Twins beat Detroit 8-4 Wednesday night to tighten the AL Central race ahead of the Tigers' big weekend series in Kansas City.sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54cea35a162e420fa77048040bfd9584Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:50:16 GMTJapan, neighbors agree to moves to protect eelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9198b5f95f7a42ea8c986c43a3c1bc7eTOKYO (AP) — Japan has agreed to cut purchases of eel fry from neighboring East Asian countries by 20 percent as part of moves to protect the endangered species.iBusinessGeneral newsScienceFishEnvironmental concernsAnimalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9198b5f95f7a42ea8c986c43a3c1bc7eThu, 18 Sep 2014 03:32:12 GMTUpgrade to iOS 8 now or wait?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feacd431eb074757a9c21d480cf84c2fNEW YORK (AP) — Apple's iOS 8 software update for iPhones and iPads is worth getting — but not necessarily right away.htBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeTechnologyConsumer electronicsSoftwareComputing and information technologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/feacd431eb074757a9c21d480cf84c2fThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:23:21 GMTDoctor: Ford to undergo 40 days of chemotherapyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/126136085e624da59f4f7bfedfccacc4TORONTO (AP) — Doctors say Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will undergo 40 days of chemotherapy to treat a rare and difficult-to-beat cancer that forced him to drop his bid for re-election.ROB GILLIESiGeneral newsTumorsCancerChemotherapyHealthDiagnosis and treatmentCampaignsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsDiseases and conditionsLocal electionsElectionsLocal governmentsCanadaTorontoNorth AmericaOntariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/126136085e624da59f4f7bfedfccacc4Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:06:19 GMTMost Alaskans to get nearly $1,900 in oil moneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f46c37bff21748059e9752ed3b967458ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It's a highly anticipated day of the year in Alaska, when residents learn how much money they'll receive from the state's oil-wealth savings account — a payout people receive just for living in The Last Frontier.RACHEL D'OROaGeneral newsRecessions and depressionsEconomyBusinessAlaskaAnchorageUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f46c37bff21748059e9752ed3b967458Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:12:46 GMTNFL Injury Reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475881a4c97c48ac851bfc6083630d18NEW YORK (AP) — INDIANAPOLIS COLTS at JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — COLTS: DNP: RB Ahmad Bradshaw (not injury related), CB Darius Butler (neck), LB Jerrell Freeman (hamstring), LB D'Qwell Jackson (not injury related), DT Ricky Jean Francois (ankle), DE Arthur Jones (ankle), S LaRon Landry (not injury related), G Joe Reitz (ankle), WR Reggie Wayne (not injury related). LIMITED: WR T.Y. Hilton (groin), CB Greg Toler (ribs). FULL: C Khaled Holmes (ankle). JAGUARS: DNP: CB Alan Ball (abdomen), DE Chris Clemons (illness), RB Toby Gerhart (foot), TE Clay Harbor (calf), WR Allen Hurns (ankle), LB Paul Posluszny (knee). LIMITED: WR Marqise Lee (hamstring), WR Cecil Shorts III (hamstring). FULL: S Johnathan Cyprien (concussion), RB Storm Johnson (ankle), G Austin Pasztor (hand).aGeneral newsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/475881a4c97c48ac851bfc6083630d18Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:29:04 GMTWainwright shutout, 19th win as Cards beat Brewershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc206da68860449f909429c8613ec9feST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright posted his 19th win, pitching a shutout Wednesday night as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 to hold their 2½-game edge in the NL Central.JASON L. YOUNGsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc206da68860449f909429c8613ec9feThu, 18 Sep 2014 03:24:34 GMTSullivan ad calls out Begich snowmachine ridinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17e9d3b24fae490e9f8f998da92a2173JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — An X Games snowmachine rider calls out Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich's riding skills in a new campaign ad from Republican Dan Sullivan.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureX GamesEventsSportsAlaskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17e9d3b24fae490e9f8f998da92a2173Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:27:51 GMTMinority scholar denies separatism at China trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e313e7173224fb49b2e16ae44aa49e2URUMQI, China (AP) — A Muslim Uighur scholar accused of separatism sought to show Thursday that his writings and classroom lectures, including rhetoric saying Chinese are dragons and Uighurs are wolves, were not a campaign to split his native Xinjiang region from China.JACK CHANGiGeneral newsEthnic conflictsArrestsWar and unrestCrimeTerrorismLegal proceedingsLaw and orderReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e313e7173224fb49b2e16ae44aa49e2Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:28:29 GMTTV show helps spur arrest in 1997 Arizona killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4537aa34da594d97b139a9d26929045dFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A television show that featured the nearly two-decade-old killing of an Arizona teenager and her unborn baby helped lead to the arrest of her ex-boyfriend, police said Wednesday.FELICIA FONSECAaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentArrestsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderArizonaTucsonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4537aa34da594d97b139a9d26929045dThu, 18 Sep 2014 03:41:17 GMTAustralian leader warns of planned random attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcbcf25e5b4b4156826cc50113ad10b4SYDNEY (AP) — Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State movement was planning a random, violent attack in Australia as a demonstration of its reach, the prime minister said.KRISTEN GELINEAUiGeneral newsTerrorismArrestsCrimeWar and unrestIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsLaw and orderNational securityMilitary and defenseAustraliaSydneySyriaMiddle EastIraqOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcbcf25e5b4b4156826cc50113ad10b4Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:08:37 GMTAP PHOTOS: Survivor of Peru massacre guides teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9077015597431488fb3499491d473ePACCHA, Peru (AP) — This remote hamlet on fertile Andean slopes beside the Apurimac river has been a ghost town for three decades, inhabited only by the buried bodies of villagers slain by security forces who considered them rebel sympathizers.RODRIGO ABDFRANKLIN BRICENOiGeneral newsMassacresForensicsWar and unrestViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderPeruLimaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b9077015597431488fb3499491d473eThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:01:30 GMTAPNewsBreak: Border Patrol to test body camerashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fae04e1b64b4f81acda07ff384ed2dfSAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol purchased body cameras and will begin testing them this year at its training academy, two people briefed on the move said Wednesday, as new leadership moves to blunt criticism about agents' use of force.ELLIOT SPAGATaGeneral newsBorder securityLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical activismMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsArmed forcesPolitical issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fae04e1b64b4f81acda07ff384ed2dfThu, 18 Sep 2014 04:41:04 GMTWehby blames former staff for copied policieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c21164b11b284a139f9938aed6589e23PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Monica Wehby on Wednesday blamed a former staff member for policy positions that matched statements from other Republicans word-for-word.JONATHAN J. COOPERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCampaignsSenate electionsLegislatureElectionsUnited StatesOregonNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c21164b11b284a139f9938aed6589e23Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:21:02 GMTScotland's independence vote puts UK union on edgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d66b497e5738479e87ce62c63e74896dLONDON (AP) — Breaking up is hard to do, especially after 307 years. The entire United Kingdom will find out just how hard if Scotland chooses independence in Thursday's vote.DANICA KIRKAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsEconomyReferendumsParliamentary electionsLegislatureBusinessElectionsHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleUnited KingdomScotlandEnglandLondonEuropeNorth SeaWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d66b497e5738479e87ce62c63e74896dThu, 18 Sep 2014 05:08:26 GMT