FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Oct 2014 23:24:59 -0700Marine suspect transferred to Philippine detention, Philippines (AP) — The U.S. military turned over a Marine suspect in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino to the Philippine military's main camp in the capital Wednesday, easing a looming irritant over his custody, officials said.JIM GOMEZiGeneral newsEmbassiesCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderInternational relationsGovernment and politicsPhilippinesManilaUnited StatesSoutheast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:28:28 GMTRaanta leads Blackhawks past Flyers 4-0 (AP) — Antti Raanta made 32 saves to earn a shutout in his first start of the season, and Patrick Kane scored two power-play goals to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Philadelphia Flyers 4-0 on Tuesday night.MATT CARLSONsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvania, 22 Oct 2014 03:20:54 GMTEbola victim's sister says hospital denied request WORTH, Texas (AP) — The family of the first Ebola victim to die in the United States says the hospital that cared for him has refused for weeks to release lab results showing the effects of an experimental drug treatment, fanning their suspicions that the facility mishandled the case.EMILY SCHMALLaGeneral newsHealthObituariesInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:36:54 GMTJudge to hear plea deal in oil patch killing, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge will consider a plea agreement Wednesday that calls for a Colorado man to plead guilty to killing a high school teacher and burying her in a shallow grave in the Bakken oil patch.MATTHEW BROWNaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderMontanaBillingsNorth DakotaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 06:16:41 GMTPence shakes up Royals with homer in Series opener CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Pence most definitely found the right place.RONALD BLUMsSportsSports transactionsMLB World SeriesSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsKansas CityKansas CityMissouriKansasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:08:24 GMTJapan's exports up in September, deficit persists (AP) — Japan's trade deficit edged higher in September though exports rose more than expected as the yen weakened to a near six-year low, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsInternational tradeEconomyCurrency marketsFinancial marketsGovernment and politicsJapanEast AsiaUnited StatesAsiaNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:36:14 GMTBennett leads Timberwolves past Pacers 107-89 (AP) — Anthony Bennett scored 17 points and Ricky Rubio had 16 to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 107-89 preseason win over the injury-riddled Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:16:13 GMTAustralian officials deny elite troop shortage, Australia (AP) — Australia has recently deployed troops with diagnosed mental illnesses and on multiple tours of duty, but not because of any shortage of elite combat troops, senior officers said Wednesday.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsTroop deploymentsMental healthWar and unrestHealthGovernment and politicsAustraliaIraqMiddle EastOceania, 22 Oct 2014 03:19:24 GMTBumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals 7-1 CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumganer took a two-hit shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first and the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's World Series opener.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:45:03 GMTAPEC finance ministers meeting in Beijing (AP) — Asia Pacific finance ministers are meeting Wednesday in Beijing to consider coordinated responses amid concerns over a slowdown in the regional economy highlighted by lower Chinese growth figures.iBusinessGeneral newsEconomic growthSummitsEconomyAPEC SummitFinancial crisisInternational relationsGovernment and politicsEventsFinancial marketsEconomic policyGovernment business and financeGovernment policyChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 03:28:04 GMTPhoenix survives Lakers in 114-108 overtime win, Calif. (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points — including a buzzer-beating jumper at the end of regulation — and Gerald Green tallied 10 of his 21 points in overtime as the Suns topped the Lakers 114-108 in Tuesday's preseason game.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:20:22 GMTRural areas seek piece of subprime-loan settlement seen as having devastated Sun Belt cities, the subprime mortgage crisis unleashed turmoil on Ohio and other rural areas. Now federal officials are pledging regulatory attention and financial help.HOPE YENaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsFinancial crisisPersonal bankruptcyFinancial servicesIndustriesEconomyFinancial marketsPersonal financeOhioUnited StatesLas VegasNorth AmericaNevada, 22 Oct 2014 02:54:08 GMTTight crew of Royals routed in World Series CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals had adopted the scrappy, intense attitude of Royals starter James Shields during their thrilling postseason run. They followed his cue on Tuesday night, too.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsMLB World SeriesMLB PlayoffsEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:34:34 GMTGiants cruising with 7-1 lead in Series opener impressive streaks end for Madison Bumgarner on one swing by Salvador Perez.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsProfessional footballFootballSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:17:54 GMTWebsite asks high court to throw out lawsuit (AP) — A lawyer told the Washington Supreme Court on Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by three young girls who were sold as prostitutes on a website should be thrown out because the website didn't write the ads, so it's not liable.MARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsComputer crimeLaw and orderCrimes against childrenCrimeSmugglingHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 06:14:00 GMTUS journalist to head home after Ebola recovery, Neb. (AP) — An American video journalist who has recovered from Ebola will be released soon from an Omaha hospital.aGeneral newsJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthNews mediaMediaOmahaNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:35:04 GMTOilman Nelson Bunker Hunt dies at 88 (AP) — Nelson Bunker Hunt, a Texas oilman who once tried to corner the silver market with one of his brothers only to see the move end in financial disaster, has died. He was 88.aBusinessGeneral newsObituariesCommodity marketsFinancial marketsDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:32:55 GMTToday in History is Wednesday, Oct. 22, the 295th day of 2014. There are 70 days left in the year.The Associated PressaWar and unrestViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsUnited StatesParisMiddle EastNorth AmericaFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 22 Oct 2014 04:00:06 GMTGiants jump out to 7-0 lead in World Series opener Bumgarner has settled into a groove.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsProfessional footballFootballSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 02:51:07 GMTReview: Better cameras, less glare in iPad Air 2, Calif. (AP) — If I've seen you taking photos with a tablet computer, I've probably made fun of you (though maybe not to your face, depending on how big you are). I'm old school: I much prefer looking through the viewfinder of my full-bodied, single-lens reflex camera, even though it has a large LCD screen.ANICK JESDANUNhtBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeTechnologyConsumer electronicsComputer hardwareMobile phonesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:18:40 GMTAsia stocks gain on US rally, Europe stimulus talk for fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank and China's steady growth bolstered Asian stock markets Wednesday after the S&P 500 had its best day of the year.The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsRecessions and depressionsStock marketsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyCommodity marketsChinaEast AsiaEuropeGreater ChinaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 05:28:57 GMTUtah's Kanter runs floor in win over Thunder CITY (AP) — Utah's Enes Kanter did it all against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthBasketballProfessional basketballOklahoma CityOklahomaUtahPortlandUnited StatesNorth AmericaMaine, 22 Oct 2014 04:16:04 GMTBruins hold off Sharks to win 5-3 (AP) — Boston's power play finally came through with two early goals Tuesday night.MATTHEW CARROLLsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:09:47 GMTDesharnais scores in OT to give Montreal 2-1 win (AP) — David Desharnais scored 56 seconds into overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a comeback 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMontrealQuebecCanadaNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 02:53:59 GMTNKorea tries on the charm to avoid ICC referral NATIONS (AP) — For an envoy of the North Korean government, which virtually bans the average citizen's contact with the outside world, Kim Ju Song looks breezily connected. A tablet computer is propped on his table in the United Nations' bustling delegates lounge. He hands out his name card with a Gmail address and mobile number and suggests a "coffee meeting to exchange views."CARA ANNAiGeneral newsDiplomacyHuman rights and civil libertiesInternational relationsGovernment and politicsPolitical imprisonmentCourtsSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesJudiciaryNorth KoreaJapanPyongyangEast AsiaUnited StatesEuropeAsiaNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:05:30 GMTInvestigators: Secret Service use 'problematic' (AP) — A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor.ERICA WERNERwGovernment and politicsPolitical scandalsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical issuesMilitary and defenseDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:02:24 GMTBumgarner, Pence helps Giants lead Royals 5-0 CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first that silenced the crowd at Kansas City's first World Series game in 29 years, Madison Bumgarner pitched two-hit ball and the San Francisco Giants led the Royals 5-0 after six innings in Tuesday night's opener.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesMLB PlayoffsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsProfessional footballFootballKansas CitySt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 02:51:55 GMTEllis' shootout goal leads Nashville over Arizona, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Ellis scored the decisive goal in the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night.JIM DIAMONDsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNashvilleArizonaTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:10:01 GMTGiants rout Royals 7-1 in World Series opener Bumgarner goes eight innings, and rookie Hunter Strickland closes it out in the ninth for San Francisco.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsProfessional footballFootballSan FranciscoPhiladelphiaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvania, 22 Oct 2014 03:44:00 GMTWade leads late charge, Miami tops Houston 90-85 (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, including a jumper that made it a two-possession game with 35.8 seconds remaining, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 13-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 90-85 in a preseason game Tuesday night.TIM REYNOLDSsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballMiamiHoustonFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexas, 22 Oct 2014 02:48:31 GMTAldridge, Lillard connect in Blazers' 93-75 win, Colo. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:35:41 GMTAldridge leads Blazers over Nuggets with 20 points, Colo. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:44:33 GMTOpposition leader Anwar expects to be jailed again LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said he expects Malaysia's top court will dismiss his final appeal against a sodomy conviction next week and that he will be sent to prison for the second time in a decade. Anwar was sentenced to five years in prison in March on charges of sodomizing a male aide after the appeals court overturned an earlier acquittal. The Federal Court will hear his appeal Oct. 28-29.iGeneral newsCrimeGovernment and politicsMalaysiaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 03:25:10 GMTStars hold off Canucks to win 6-3 (AP) — Erik Cole scored two goals, Kari Lehtonen made 43 saves and the Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night.Associated PresssSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:16:27 GMTKanter leads Jazz past Thunder 105-91 CITY (AP) — Enes Kanter scored 27 points to help the Utah Jazz defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 105-91 in preseason action Tuesday night.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballBasketballProfessional basketballOklahoma CityOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 02:36:43 GMTBoyes scores in OT to lift Panthers over Avalanche (AP) — Brad Boyes scored a power-play goal 2:23 into overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 04:05:04 GMTHunt for 43 students highlights Mexico's missing, Mexico (AP) — Long before 43 teachers college students disappeared in an attack by police, Maria Guadalupe Orozco's son went missing in the same southern Mexico city of Iguala.MARIA VERZACHRISTOPHER SHERMANiGeneral newsMissing personsDrug-related crimeHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsCrimeOrganized crimeSocial issuesSocial affairsMexicoMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 22 Oct 2014 06:07:41 GMTGrandstanding, outsourcing raised in Senate debate, N.H. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen accused Republican challenger Scott Brown of grandstanding and fear mongering while he accused her of "outsourcing" her independence as they met for their second debate two weeks before Election Day.HOLLY RAMERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureBorder securityLegislatureCampaignsState governmentsMilitary and defenseInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthUnited StatesNew HampshireNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 03:18:02 GMTPhoenix survives Lakers in overtime, Calif. (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points including the buzzer-beater at the end of regulation and Gerald Green made 10 of his 21 points in overtime as the Suns topped the Lakers 114-108 in Tuesday's preseason game.sSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:04:38 GMTHK protest talks show gap between students, govt KONG (AP) — On one side of the table sat the idealistic and earnest young students in jeans and black T-shirts, knapsacks by their sides. Facing them was the line-up of seasoned government officials in their formal suits.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 06:14:55 GMTS. Korea dismantles border Christmas tree, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has pulled down a 43-year-old front-line Christmas tower that North Korea viewed as propaganda warfare, with officials saying Wednesday the structure was unsafe.KIM TONG-HYUNGiGeneral newsHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleSouth KoreaNorth KoreaEast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 05:04:18 GMT2nd ship to join hunt for missing Malaysian plane (AP) — A second ship was preparing to join the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a remote patch of the Indian Ocean on Wednesday, as Malaysia's defense minister expressed confidence the plane will be found.iGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsMilitary and defenseAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationGovernment and politicsAustraliaMalaysiaOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 05:58:51 GMTIndiana man was violent long before 7 killings, Ind. (AP) — With hindsight, there were signs years ago of increasing violence against women by Darren Vann, who police say has confessed to killing seven women in northwestern Indiana and is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday.MICHAEL TARMTOM COYNEaGeneral newsMissing personsCrimeViolent crimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesGaryIndianaTexasAustinUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:37:32 GMTEzeli returns as Warriors beat Clippers 125-107, Calif. (AP) — Festus Ezeli played for the first time in 17 months, scoring 10 points and grabbing three rebounds to help the Golden State Warriors beat the short-handed Los Angeles Clippers 125-107 in Tuesday's preseason game.ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:35:56 GMTFamily, friends remember women slain in Indiana women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary.HANNAH CUSHMANTOM COYNEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeGaryIndianaIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:32:02 GMTLowry scores first goal to lift Jets over Canes, Manitoba (AP) — Adam Lowry's first NHL goal helped the Winnipeg Jets snap a four-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyWinnipegCalgaryManitobaCanadaNorth AmericaAlberta, 22 Oct 2014 03:45:46 GMTBumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead.BEN WALKERsSportsMLB World SeriesMLB PlayoffsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 05:30:22 GMTAP PHOTOS: Small Paraguay soccer team hits it big, Paraguay (AP) — They don't get much smaller than Paraguay's Deportivo Capiata — or bigger than Argentina's legendary Boca Juniors.PEDRO SERVINiGeneral newsSportsInternational soccerSoccerMen's soccerMen's sportsParaguaySouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 22 Oct 2014 04:01:20 GMTMexican rights body alleges troops murdered 15 CITY (AP) — Soldiers killed as many as 15 people after they surrendered in an abandoned warehouse in southern Mexico last summer, according to a scathing National Human Rights Commission report that lays out allegations of threats, torture, fake autopsies and crime-scene manipulation designed to cover up the illegal acts.MARK STEVENSONiGeneral newsActs of tortureViolent crimeHuman rights and civil libertiesMilitary legal affairsMunicipal governmentsCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman welfareMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 22 Oct 2014 05:54:28 GMTPalat scores winner to lead Lightning over Flames, Alberta (AP) — Ondrej Palat scored 3 minutes into overtime to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaCalgaryWinnipegCanadaNorth AmericaManitoba, 22 Oct 2014 04:37:31 GMT