FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:05:55 -0700Darrell Wallace Jr. wins at Martinsville againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c36a7688bb45729fcd49d86ffe4dd2MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. made Saturday a tribute to the late Wendell Scott with a truck painted and numbered for the Hall of Fame inductee.sSportsAutomobile racingNASCARVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c36a7688bb45729fcd49d86ffe4dd2Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:19:38 GMTCanada reopens grounds of Parliament Hillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d301454443444a91a9bd87efc4e2328aOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadians returned to the reopened grounds of Parliament Hill on Saturday just three days after a gunman shot and killed a soldier at the national war memorial and then stormed Parliament before he was gunned down.JENNIFER PELTZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureOntarioCanadaOttawaMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d301454443444a91a9bd87efc4e2328aSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:24:51 GMTEgypt leader: 'Foreign hands' behind Sinai attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3834d94427554df89dc9e9fe9819daf8CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 31 troops was a "foreign-funded operation" and vowed to take drastic action against militants.MAGGIE MICHAELMAAMOUN YOUSSEFiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar casualtiesWar and unrestArmed forcesTerrorismMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesEgyptCairoMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3834d94427554df89dc9e9fe9819daf8Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:04 GMTDisney World to take down 'Sorcerer's Hat' displayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66c6bf46f64d4a0bacd51c4077ce505bLAKE BUENA VISA, Fla. (AP) — The sorcerer's hat is coming down at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Central Florida. Disney officials say the giant Blue sorcerer's hat display will be replaced in 2015.tTravelLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66c6bf46f64d4a0bacd51c4077ce505bSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:29:58 GMTYosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears at bayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af5269f3573b4c0c9f8aa17adff688ddFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Rangers at Yosemite National Park are in a constant battle to keep wild black bears — with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws and jaws — far away from humans.SCOTT SMITHaGeneral newsAnimalsBearsWildlifeMammalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af5269f3573b4c0c9f8aa17adff688ddSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:15:48 GMTBrazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8071d4da6c38455ba9bbb15b8a56775dRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president this weekend are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present."BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsCampaignsEconomyGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsBusinessRio de JaneiroBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8071d4da6c38455ba9bbb15b8a56775dSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:31:03 GMTNo. 11 Kansas State pitches 23-0 shutout of Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ba8e054ea0d4792a5a2b6a485e7e892MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — No. 11 Kansas State's rapidly improving defense led the first shutout of Texas in more than a decade in a 23-0 victory Saturday that kept the Wildcats unbeaten in Big 12 play.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsCollege baseballCollege footballBaseballMen's sportsCollege sportsFootballManhattanKansasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ba8e054ea0d4792a5a2b6a485e7e892Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:52:48 GMTDowntown Phoenix hotel evacuated by firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00350b6e82f14baa8b15ec8194d8724fPHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix hotel is working to relocate hundreds of guests after a fire triggered an evacuation Saturday morning.aGeneral newsEvacuationsFiresAccidents and disastersPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00350b6e82f14baa8b15ec8194d8724fSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:35:10 GMTMacKenzie, Svoboda tied for lead at Sea Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a5645131e2c4e90b7674453c9848d93ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one and finished with a birdie for a 5-under 65 and a share of the lead Saturday with Andrew Svoboda in the McGladrey Classic.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a5645131e2c4e90b7674453c9848d93Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:08:52 GMTFew details offered on quarantines over Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0a5771f6f894f15b4a1cb9946e69c33NEW YORK (AP) — A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States.VERENA DOBNIKaGeneral newsHealthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNew YorkNew York CityGuineaWest AfricaSierra LeoneAfricaNew JerseyNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0a5771f6f894f15b4a1cb9946e69c33Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:41:14 GMTExcitement mounts among Colorado GOPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29fa058c269745b6b21e0e4e6f6acadaHIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The quiet murmur of several dozen Republican activists crammed in a small office in this Denver suburb was broken Saturday morning by a jocular cry: "Hey, everybody, what's going on?"NICHOLAS RICCARDIaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislaturePolitical partiesNational electionsPolitical organizationsColoradoUnited StatesDenverNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29fa058c269745b6b21e0e4e6f6acadaSat, 25 Oct 2014 21:11:53 GMTIn Pakistan, a coup that wasn'thttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7bc286982c483fa38fd52511a223a6ISLAMABAD (AP) — It had all the elements of a classic coup: thousands descending on the capital, clashing with police outside parliament and commandeering state TV to demand the ouster of a civilian leader who had locked horns with the military in a country with a long history of turmoil and dictatorship.MUNIR AHMEDiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsFraud and false statementsRebellions and uprisingsGovernment and politicsArmed forcesCoups d'etatNational governmentsLegislaturePolitical and civil unrestCrimeWar and unrestVotingElectionsMilitary and defensePakistanIslamabadSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7bc286982c483fa38fd52511a223a6Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:18:02 GMTEarly voting alters campaigns' strategies, costshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12917540d6b74355b250425e29b23bd2LOS ANGELES (AP) — For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted.MICHAEL R. BLOODaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsMid-term electionsCampaignsVotingUnited States General ElectionState elections2014 United States General ElectionState legislatureEventsLegislatureState governmentsGeneral electionsCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12917540d6b74355b250425e29b23bd2Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:19:02 GMTFederer defeats Karlovic to reach hometown finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47bfd9f889540e89636bf03ff3f8cc5BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded Roger Federer beat big-serving Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (8), 3-6, 6-3 Saturday to reach a ninth consecutive Swiss Indoors final and his 11th overall in his hometown of Basel.DANIELLA MATARsSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47bfd9f889540e89636bf03ff3f8cc5Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:21:03 GMTClashes in northern Lebanon kill 5, wound othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e174a70fac124c02a30cf29f9a6d873dBEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese troops battled Islamic militants in the northern city of Tripoli for a second day Saturday, with five people killed and more than a dozen wounded in the clashes, the Lebanese army and state media said.BASSEM MROUEiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestWar casualtiesLebanonSyriaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e174a70fac124c02a30cf29f9a6d873dSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:14:32 GMTEbola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19eac2b90891402a89bcd89664096124NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a tale of two cities: A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was better prepared at the start.LAURAN NEERGAARDDAVID B. CARUSOaGeneral newsHealthObituariesInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew YorkTexasDallasWest AfricaBellevueWashingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricaNebraskaYorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19eac2b90891402a89bcd89664096124Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:01:11 GMT5 injured in explosion at Ontario industrial planthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19e45b853db7480d90846187967c45e5SARNIA, Ontario (AP) — The mayor of Sarnia says five people have been sent to the hospital after an explosion at an industrial plant in the southwestern Ontario city.iGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsOntarioCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19e45b853db7480d90846187967c45e5Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:43:35 GMTKavaguti, Smirnov take Skate America pairs shorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fb997b38bf64eb683774bb10e2eaaf1HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Yuka Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov of Russia topped the Skate America pairs short program on Saturday.ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsFigure skatingWomen's sportsSkatingWomen's skatingRussiaIllinoisEastern EuropeEuropeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fb997b38bf64eb683774bb10e2eaaf1Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:59:37 GMTUkraine pauses before decisive votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76bb453a86c46dabd8d0b24282ef28fMARIUPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine braced for decisive parliamentary elections Saturday against the backdrop of unrest in eastern regions roiled by conflict between government troops and pro-Russian separatist forces.NATALIYA VASILYEVAiGeneral newsParliamentary electionsElectionsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsLegislatureUkraineDonetskEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76bb453a86c46dabd8d0b24282ef28fSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:04 GMTCustom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31db68701fde4cf38976daab10c1ead3EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A Minneosta startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold.htGeneral newsOddities3-D technologyEntertainment and media technologyTechnologyMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31db68701fde4cf38976daab10c1ead3Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:49:07 GMTHawaii officials warn of possible lava evacuationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23c4d5582972400eaecab57f3290f26aHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities on Saturday told residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days.AUDREY McAVOYaGeneral newsEvacuationsVolcanoesNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23c4d5582972400eaecab57f3290f26aSat, 25 Oct 2014 21:13:39 GMTCunningham, Meyers Taylor win openers at US trialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/804e508d14de4b00b17aadf1457c1437LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Cunningham is generally considered a lock to make the U.S. bobsled national team this season.sSportsWomen's bobsleddingWomen's sportsOlympic trialsBobsleddingMen's bobsleddingOlympic gamesEventsWinter Olympic gamesMen's sportsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/804e508d14de4b00b17aadf1457c1437Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:02:36 GMTAfter 17 years, Rampone aims for 1 more World Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9d05d02471245da9285eb0bd0974fd6CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Christie Rampone got a diamond necklace from USA Soccer for her 300th international appearance with the national team. Yet it's clear her memories are far more precious.ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsWomen's sports2015 FIFA Women's World CupFIFA Women's World CupWomen's soccerAthlete injuries2014 FIFA World CupSoccerProfessional soccerEventsAthlete healthFIFA World CupInternational soccerMen's soccerMen's sportsCanadaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9d05d02471245da9285eb0bd0974fd6Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:26:40 GMTHealth care worker criticizes quarantine processhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4511f4c51d24a78898156fbe46893a7NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is sharply criticizing the way her case has been handled.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew JerseyNewarkUnited StatesWest AfricaNorth AmericaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4511f4c51d24a78898156fbe46893a7Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:27:16 GMTHancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3949fe58414b4515a85b02fa11017220NEW YORK (AP) — Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater.CHARLES J. GANSaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityCharity fundraisingPhilanthropySocial affairsPerforming artsNew YorkNew York CityManhattanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3949fe58414b4515a85b02fa11017220Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:54:42 GMTWHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e725889fcab94e51842c6bdcd9dc5f29DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola and nearly half of them have died, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.SARAH DiLORENZOiGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksEpidemicsDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesPublic healthWest AfricaSenegalMaliAfricaGuineaIvory CoastLiberiaGhanahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e725889fcab94e51842c6bdcd9dc5f29Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:44:02 GMTMaui voters to decide whether to ban GMO cropshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df6ac7743f94488c88e0daa79f5c6084HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of Maui mothers are going door-to-door to urge voters to back a ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops because they think they are unsafe.AUDREY McAVOYhtBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsAgricultural scienceFood trendsGeneticsAgriculture and the environmentVotingAgricultureIndustriesBiologyScienceBiotechnologyTechnologyIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsFood and drinkLifestyleEnvironmentEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df6ac7743f94488c88e0daa79f5c6084Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:01:56 GMTUnpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/247aa649adc345c9beb0ee11293593bfRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio needs 70,000 unpaid volunteers for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, and Brazilian Olympic medalist Ricardo Prado is making a pitch with a deadline for signups just three weeks away.STEPHEN WADEsSportsVolunteerismSummer Olympic gamesOlympic gamesEventsSocial affairsBrazilRio de JaneiroAustraliaSydneySouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/247aa649adc345c9beb0ee11293593bfSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:09:21 GMTCorrection: US-United States-Iraq-US Death storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a66066870564607913f6c98849acb9bWASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Oct. 24 about the death of a U.S. service member in the fight against the Islamic State group, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the soldier who died in a noncombat-related incident was the first death in the military operation. A Marine who ejected from a plane over the Persian Gulf earlier in October and was presumed lost at sea was the first death, although that soldier isn't on the Defense Department's public list of deaths because the official paperwork hasn't been completed.wGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIraqNorth AmericaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a66066870564607913f6c98849acb9bSat, 25 Oct 2014 21:07:06 GMTAP source: Addae showed concussion symptoms Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe6bf80ffde24845b3a41796c95161e5SAN DIEGO (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says San Diego Chargers safety Jahleel Addae didn't show symptoms of a concussion until Friday afternoon, a day after having two scary reactions following hits in a loss at Denver.BERNIE WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesHead injuriesAthlete healthInjuriesHealthProfessional footballFootballSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe6bf80ffde24845b3a41796c95161e5Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:09:56 GMTTeacher tried to stop Washington state shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db41d9e82b1b4ed08c4c2f7b285dad92MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A union official says a newly hired high school teacher confronted a gunman during a deadly shooting at a Washington state school.MARTHA BELLISLENIGEL DUARAaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationTeachingLabor issuesHigh school sportsHigh school footballNative AmericansSportsFootballWashingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaSeattlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db41d9e82b1b4ed08c4c2f7b285dad92Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:08:10 GMTComplex investigation follows killing of deputieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66515bc2ffa840be9982d94ad1dbf1d0SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — More than 100 law enforcement officers from across Northern California responded without being asked after hearing that one of their own had been killed at the start of a shooting rampage, a sheriff's spokeswoman said Saturday.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesPoliceLaw and orderGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaUtahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66515bc2ffa840be9982d94ad1dbf1d0Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:02:24 GMTEbola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c94d935118446f78acc5c215a16a2c0NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked with him.JAKE PEARSONDAVID B. CARUSOCOLLEEN LONGaGeneral newsHealthPublic healthMunicipal governmentsState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityWest AfricaUnited StatesGuineaAfricaBurundiCentral AfricaNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c94d935118446f78acc5c215a16a2c0Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:57:09 GMTUS journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c39e383c3e04fba9f82b821a372c79bPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full protective suits and hoods.JENNIFER McDERMOTTaGeneral newsHealthJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNews mediaMediaLiberiaWest AfricaUnited StatesRhode IslandAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c39e383c3e04fba9f82b821a372c79bSat, 25 Oct 2014 21:19:10 GMTDion Jordan set to make 2014 debut for Dolphinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb8577830c6f44e4a30052bcdf29a701MIAMI (AP) — Defensive end Dion Jordan is set to make his season debut Sunday for the Miami Dolphins after sitting out the first six games without pay for twice violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.sSportsProfessional footballFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb8577830c6f44e4a30052bcdf29a701Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:44:25 GMTReal Madrid beats Barca 3-1 in Suarez's debuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/683c068f0ac6461ab206e98094b951aaLuis Suarez set up Neymar's fourth-minute goal in the Uruguayan forward's first competitive debut for Barcelona following a four-month biting ban, but Real Madrid rallied to beat Barcelona 3-1 Saturday night in the first "clasico" of the season.The Associated PresssSportsMen's soccerMen's sportsProfessional soccerSoccerMadridBarcelonaItalyEuropeSpainWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/683c068f0ac6461ab206e98094b951aaSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:55:59 GMTDallas nurse who survived Ebola must wait for doghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0f6c109c27c4969bad16a859f02d27dDALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who has recovered from Ebola must wait to see her King Charles spaniel, Bentley.aGeneral newsDogsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthMammalsAnimalsDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0f6c109c27c4969bad16a859f02d27dSat, 25 Oct 2014 21:32:28 GMTBotswana ruling party leads in early vote resultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9974bdc77d954de9a8b0670f0096b11dGABORONE, Botswana (AP) — The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades was leading Saturday in early results from the country's election, but the opposition appeared to have made gains after capitalizing on voter discontent.SELLO MOTSETAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsParliamentary electionsPolitical partiesLegislatureElectionsPolitical organizationsBotswanaGaboroneSouthern AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9974bdc77d954de9a8b0670f0096b11dSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:49:03 GMTMurray beats Ferrer to reach Valencia finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daec1f668b5d4df88e18068a7d14cafaVALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Andy Murray beat top-seeded David Ferrer 6-4, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Valencia Open.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSpainValenciaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/daec1f668b5d4df88e18068a7d14cafaSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:40:44 GMTAbdullah leads No. 16 Nebraska over Rutgers 42-24http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806f77074a114f38af90971aaefe67c7LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah says someday he'll look back and revel in the kind of game he played against Rutgers.ERIC OLSONsSportsCollege footballFootballCollege sportsNebraskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806f77074a114f38af90971aaefe67c7Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:36:52 GMTOgier leads Rally of Spain, closes in on titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4da82881ae0b47469179e0f8be1eb045SALOU, Spain (AP) — Sebastian Ogier inched closer to his second straight rally world title, staying ahead of teammate and nearest chaser Jari-Matti Latvala to maintain his lead of the Rally of Spain on Saturday.sSportsAutomobile racingSpainWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4da82881ae0b47469179e0f8be1eb045Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:57:12 GMTTuktamysheva tops Skate America women's shorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf6bb8f661a14c0ca2af8e81e0ac8a24HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — It has been quite a year for Gracie Gold.ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsFigure skatingWomen's sportsWomen's skatingSkatingMen's skatingMen's sportsWinter Olympic gamesOlympic gamesEventsIllinoisChicagoRussiaSochiUnited StatesNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf6bb8f661a14c0ca2af8e81e0ac8a24Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:53:44 GMTNJ Gov. Christie back again in Iowa; 2016 on mind?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f534617cbfb84585a3cd9c9b8e3e75beAKRON, Iowa (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie returned to Iowa on Saturday to headline one of the biggest events on the state's political calendar and seize the chance to meet with Republican activists and fundraisers who could propel a potential White House bid in 2016.JILL COLVINpGovernment and politicsElectionsState governmentsCaucusesPolitical activismPolitical partiesPolitical issuesPolitical organizationsIowaNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f534617cbfb84585a3cd9c9b8e3e75beSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:46:06 GMTHarvick has work cut out for him at Martinsvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8132211eb9074bc38b89f8c3e813d419MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has picked his way through traffic before at Martinsville Speedway, never when the stakes were so high.JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingTrafficNASCARTransportationGeneral newsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8132211eb9074bc38b89f8c3e813d419Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:54:01 GMTTeacher tried to stop Washington state shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64fac6518e9443a98eeee4962e5c7c6TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school.MARTHA BELLISLENIGEL DUARAaGeneral newsNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationTeachingLabor issuesWashingtonSeattlePuget SoundUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64fac6518e9443a98eeee4962e5c7c6Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:43:45 GMTMussolini air raid shelter opens to touristshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/955583e971064554add4708f77876922ROME (AP) — A Roman villa's wine cellar, which was converted into an air raid shelter for Benito Mussolini and the Italian dictator's family, is opening its anti-gas, double steel doors to tourists.FRANCES D'EMILIOiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTravelLeisure travelLifestyleItalyRomeWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/955583e971064554add4708f77876922Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:34:03 GMTBoat accident leaves 26 dead in Zambiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9987133cafba4cdba4586b6e0808e81eLUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — At least 26 people, most of them children, died when a crowded boat capsized in Zambia while on the way to a national celebration, police said Saturday.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationZambiaSouthern AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9987133cafba4cdba4586b6e0808e81eSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:36:02 GMTHillary Clinton stumps for Sen. Hagan in NC racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30c2ee3964a5431d841bace5a0c5b9f3CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Former Secretary of State of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging North Carolina Democrats to re-elect Sen. Kay Hagan in a race that will help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate.MITCH WEISSaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureInternational relationsUnited StatesCharlotteNorth CarolinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30c2ee3964a5431d841bace5a0c5b9f3Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:39:31 GMTCream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1337ba86250d4a54bbfd5a56d015789eLONDON (AP) — Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.GREGORY KATZSYLVIA HUIiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesUnited KingdomScotlandLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1337ba86250d4a54bbfd5a56d015789eSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:19:03 GMT3 officers suspected of sharing nude photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5dcb620b5c442e9abf2ddfbc9c2568MARTINEZ, Calif. (AP) — A California Highway Patrol officer suspected of stealing nude and racy photos from the cellphones of women arrested on drunken driving charges sent the pictures to at least two fellow officers in what he called a game, according to court documents.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsCrimeReckless endangermentLaw and orderCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5dcb620b5c442e9abf2ddfbc9c2568Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:26:02 GMT