FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:22:16 -0700Calvert, Dano lead Blue Jackets past Hurricaneshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e27279089434dc1afea6195a47b1cbfCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Matt Calvert had two goals and an assist and rookie Marko Dano also scored twice in the third period in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 6-3 exhibition victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsColumbusOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e27279089434dc1afea6195a47b1cbfThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:49:59 GMTEbola-infected passenger was sent home from ERhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf6dd34fb79a4c678db4ef53bbc92719DALLAS (AP) — The airline passenger who brought Ebola into the U.S. initially went to a Dallas emergency room last week but was sent home, despite telling a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, the hospital said Wednesday in a disclosure that showed how easily an infection could be missed.LAURAN NEERGARDPAUL J. WEBERaGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAfricaWest AfricaLiberiaDallasUnited StatesTexasDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf6dd34fb79a4c678db4ef53bbc92719Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:13:44 GMTPolice made tough call with UVa student missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c509b0904e4957a38981794baa9103McLEAN, Va. (AP) — Police have revealed next to nothing about the evidence they have against Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., and they won't have to for months to come.MATTHEW BARAKATaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeMissing personsCrimeFootballLaw and orderSportsVirginiaCharlottesvilleNewport NewsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c509b0904e4957a38981794baa9103Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:50:30 GMTJury selection resumes in Jodi Arias retrialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38804147a2d344d998d698c8af2fbf8dPHOENIX (AP) — Attorneys called in an extra 100 prospective jurors on Wednesday as they attempted to find 12 unbiased people who could decide convicted murderer Jodi Arias' fate.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimePhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38804147a2d344d998d698c8af2fbf8dThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:25:00 GMTJeter: Players can share their stories on my sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846992439fc7465cac2cfbf3c3118025NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is among the most media-savvy athletes on the planet, but he says it came through trial and error.NEKESA MUMBI MOODYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsCelebrityEntertainmentSports mediaProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846992439fc7465cac2cfbf3c3118025Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:14:11 GMT'Orange is the New Black' author talks Season 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dea1ab7900e34f4ba8546a7c14146df2LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — The woman whose best-selling prison memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix series is sharing her insight into the upcoming Season 3, saying it "holds some really amazing stories and twists and turns."RODRIQUE NGOWIaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentDrug-related crimeCelebrityCrimeMassachusettsLowellUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dea1ab7900e34f4ba8546a7c14146df2Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:21:43 GMTTrout makes playoff debut when Angels host Royalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e59e9a1b1b9848d4ab5d4da98e9db911ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout asked Albert Pujols for advice on his playoff debut before the Los Angeles Angels stepped into the October spotlight, and the veteran slugger with two World Series rings had some simple guidance for baseball's best young player.GREG BEACHAMsSportsMLB PlayoffsAthlete injuriesMLB World SeriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthCaliforniaLos AngelesKansas CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e59e9a1b1b9848d4ab5d4da98e9db911Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:19:14 GMTBlack Press buys Hawaii and Washington newspapershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f409838e8c437bb22818b04deb08d4HONOLULU (AP) — The owner of Hawaii's largest newspaper bought two daily publications on Hawaii's Big Island and several newspapers in Washington state.CATHY BUSSEWITZfBusinessNewspapersMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesNews mediaMediaHawaiiAberdeenWashingtonHonoluluUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f409838e8c437bb22818b04deb08d4Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:48:41 GMTDetentions of major Mexico drug chiefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/036e87296a524ac780a6214d9f3b3887Top drug cartel captures or killings in recent years in Mexico:The Associated PressaGeneral newsArmed forcesMilitary leadershipArrestsDrug-related crimeMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsCrimeOrganized crimeLaw and orderMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/036e87296a524ac780a6214d9f3b3887Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:29:59 GMTUVa suspect mentioned in 2003 sexual assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb8dd988ffc473183b6e6817ccad77eNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — The man charged with abducting a University of Virginia student was mentioned in a police file in connection with a sexual assault at a different university in 2003.Associated PressaGeneral newsKidnappingMissing personsEducationViolent crimeCrimeSocial affairsNewport NewsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb8dd988ffc473183b6e6817ccad77eThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:14:53 GMTQuestions about tuberculosis after infants exposedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26d61896a9ec428f8b6e998a5518bfdbEL PASO, Texas (AP) — Authorities say more than 850 infants have been exposed to tuberculosis in an El Paso hospital by a nursing assistant who was diagnosed with the illness. Although cases of TB are at an all-time low in the U.S., the virus can be fatal if untreated, and is especially dangerous for small children and babies.JUAN CARLOS LLORCAaGeneral newsHealthDiseases and conditionsMedicationLung diseaseInfectious diseasesDiagnosis and treatmentTexasEl PasoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26d61896a9ec428f8b6e998a5518bfdbThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:41:57 GMTWilt Chamberlain set to appear on postage stamphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04e41877bac14a388a7cad68b78b0191PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wilt Chamberlain has been cut down to size. Wilt The Stilt is now Wilt The Stamp.aGeneral newsSportsMen's basketballIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04e41877bac14a388a7cad68b78b0191Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:25:00 GMTReport IDs 'weaknesses' at nuclear weapons labhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90847c060a5348859b959c5b7476ebeaALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A report issued Wednesday by the inspector general of the U.S. Department of Energy squarely places blame for the shutdown of the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository on failures at Los Alamos National Laboratory.SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsScienceNuclear weaponsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessWaste managementEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEnvironmental concernsWeapons of mass destructionLos AlamosNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90847c060a5348859b959c5b7476ebeaWed, 01 Oct 2014 23:14:12 GMTArtist creates huge dirt portrait on National Mallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/312082c9d2f34b5a93ba745cf88f2670WASHINGTON (AP) — A giant portrait of a young man's face has emerged in the landscape of the National Mall in the first such public artwork commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery.BRETT ZONGKERwGeneral newsVisual artsArts and entertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/312082c9d2f34b5a93ba745cf88f2670Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:17:58 GMTQuestions and answers about the US Ebola casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b88a057026ee4b3891cba8075639390eWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country. Now it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S.LAURAN NEERGAARDwHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsUnited StatesDallasFort WorthTexasAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b88a057026ee4b3891cba8075639390eThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:18:46 GMTMoulson scores twice, Sabres beat Capitals 6-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d282eaa51544b5a89925eccf653dd7BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Moulson scored twice and Sam Reinhart had his first goal of the preseason in the Buffalo Sabres' 6-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d282eaa51544b5a89925eccf653dd7Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:42:59 GMTReport: Hospital protocol failed in TB outbreakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/966ea77d10574783ba59c0675e5cfaaaEL PASO, Texas (AP) — An El Paso hospital worker who exposed more than 850 infants to tuberculosis was allowed to return to work despite showing symptoms of the disease and coughing up blood at a hospital health screening, a federal report shows.JUAN CARLOS LLORCAaGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksChild and teen healthDiseases and conditionsGovernment-funded health insuranceLung diseaseInfectious diseasesHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessPublic healthGovernment programsGovernment and politicsTexasEl PasoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/966ea77d10574783ba59c0675e5cfaaaThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:31:15 GMTIOC on Rio: 'Lot of progress' but schedule 'tight'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76c3aaa081f44789fc7dcb9f844436aRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Preparations for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro have made "a lot of progress" in the last six months but the schedule "remains tight," the head of the IOC's inspection team said Wednesday.STEPHEN WADEiGeneral newsSportsOlympic gamesSummer Olympic gamesEventsGovernment and politicsBrazilRio de JaneiroSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76c3aaa081f44789fc7dcb9f844436aThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:50:58 GMTSearch of Hernandez home under scrutiny in courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f39426be51e4b2c90ab2050e44fab87FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez continued their effort Wednesday to have cellphone evidence thrown out, and a judge began hearing testimony on what the defense claims was an unlawful interrogation of him at his home.ERIKA NIEDOWSKIaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeFall RiverBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f39426be51e4b2c90ab2050e44fab87Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:04:17 GMTJohn Wayne's heirs lose 'Duke' legal brawlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/137482f4714e465a824ae7079b1d08a8SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — John Wayne had a two-fisted image but heirs of the late movie star have lost a legal throw-down over use of his nickname, Duke.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsHigher educationEducationCelebrityEntertainmentSocial affairsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCorporate legal affairsCorporate newsBusinessSanta AnaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/137482f4714e465a824ae7079b1d08a8Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:00:58 GMTLeBron warmly welcomed "home" by Cleveland fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a225265d61924ab6b3175bdaaa4e8524CLEVELAND (AP) — The crowd's deafening roar was so loud LeBron James couldn't hear his name announced.TOM WITHERSsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a225265d61924ab6b3175bdaaa4e8524Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:02:47 GMTLawsuit filed after 'Killing Jews' ads rejectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92261a903b3a460ab9e23731d01d71b3NEW YORK (AP) — A pro-Israel group sued the city's transit authority on Wednesday, asking a court to force it to accept a bus advertisement including the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" after it was rejected on the grounds its display could incite violence.LARRY NEUMEISTERaGeneral newsWar and unrestLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNew York CityMiddle EastNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92261a903b3a460ab9e23731d01d71b3Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:41:08 GMTUS student rallies support Hong Kong protestershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6778c660b0bd4f46b76d4fd5dedd0286NEW YORK (AP) — Students bearing umbrellas as a sign of solidarity gathered at rallies in several U.S. cities on Wednesday to show support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.RACHELLE BLIDNERaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsHong KongBeijingNew YorkUnited StatesNew York CitySan FranciscoManhattanChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6778c660b0bd4f46b76d4fd5dedd0286Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:14:20 GMTFlight operations at Chicago airports improvinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0d2200f333468a984ad9db858a23b8CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says that despite the sabotage last week at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center, air traffic controllers managed more operations at O'Hare International Airport on Tuesday than at any other airport.aBusinessGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0d2200f333468a984ad9db858a23b8Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:32:39 GMTSheldon Adelson criticizes Internet gamblinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/298a6db55dd0423a9d53ee62f05c7b11LAS VEGAS (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson repeated his distaste for Internet gambling during a talk Wednesday night at the G2E Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, saying there was no reason casinos should be in the pockets of every single American.KIMBERLY PIERCEALLaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/298a6db55dd0423a9d53ee62f05c7b11Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:54:23 GMTMan with Ebola virus flew roundabout trip to UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f78f8429af9d437fa6cbc92f3561c120The first reported case of Ebola in the United States is spooking airline investors and raising the prospect that some frightened travelers might stay home despite repeated reassurances from public-health experts.DAVID KOENIGSCOTT MAYEROWITZaBusinessGeneral newsTravelLifestyleDisease outbreaksPublic healthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesLung diseaseAfricaWest AfricaLiberiaUnited StatesDallasBelgiumNorth AmericaTexasWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f78f8429af9d437fa6cbc92f3561c120Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:18:47 GMTUS student rallies to support Hong Kong protestershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db18e7a063f04f249cf8fb9576f751f2NEW YORK (AP) — Students bearing umbrellas as a sign of solidarity gathered at rallies in several U.S. cities on Wednesday to show support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsHong KongBeijingNew YorkUnited StatesSan FranciscoChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db18e7a063f04f249cf8fb9576f751f2Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:51:12 GMTEbola worries could keep some Dallas students homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5602057989a402baba683ec2bd7544eDALLAS (AP) — Some nervous Dallas parents picked up their children early from school Wednesday after learning that five students attended class after possibly being exposed to the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S.PAUL J. WEBERaGeneral newsChild and teen healthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5602057989a402baba683ec2bd7544eWed, 01 Oct 2014 23:28:53 GMT2 white Ohio women sue over sperm from black donorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb767e197d84a45bbdf69d3ffa5dee4CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended.MARK GILLISPIEaBusinessGeneral newsHealthSexual and reproductive healthSperm donationInfertilityLegal proceedingsLaw and orderOhioChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb767e197d84a45bbdf69d3ffa5dee4Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:19:03 GMTMusical of 'Doctor Zhivago' coming to Broadwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41d7edb933b540e8901aaa0686876c39NEW YORK (AP) — The latest version of "Cinderella" will soon disappear from the Broadway Theatre, but another sweepingly romantic musical is ready to take its place — "Doctor Zhivago."MARK KENNEDYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literatureMoviesPerforming artsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41d7edb933b540e8901aaa0686876c39Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:29:17 GMTMichigan QB Gardner to start vs Rutgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce69c5c3508846b5a6857803ae496e36ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — After leaving sophomore quarterback Shane Morris on the field following a hit to the head last weekend, Michigan coach Brady Hoke took responsibility for the program's breakdown in communication Wednesday and said Devin Gardner will start against Rutgers.sCollege footballAthlete healthSportsCollege sportsFootballMichiganAnn ArborUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce69c5c3508846b5a6857803ae496e36Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:26:27 GMT17 people displaced by major fire in Atlantic Cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dae6d0bdfca34dbabe1462afb0fe5435ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Four buildings in Atlantic City will be demolished after they were severely damaged by a wind-blown fire that broke out just steps from the resort's boardwalk.aGeneral newsFiresAccidents and disastersAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dae6d0bdfca34dbabe1462afb0fe5435Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:21:50 GMT10 Things to Know for Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b37ee16dd01a4af8ab805444cfe8ccf9Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:The Associated PressaGeneral newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b37ee16dd01a4af8ab805444cfe8ccf9Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:02:40 GMTAttorneys work to pick jury in Jodi Arias retrialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35ec38e9fcef4b9188677ee57b20035bPHOENIX (AP) — Attorneys working to pick a jury for the penalty retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias have cut more than 50 percent of 400 potential panelists called in this week, many who said they knew too much about the case to be impartial or had already made up their minds about her punishment.BRIAN SKOLOFFaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimePhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35ec38e9fcef4b9188677ee57b20035bThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:06:41 GMTJaguars: Suspended Blackmon 'doing very well'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be05e0d57b7e4ceab18f3279f6743976JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has voluntarily checked into a treatment facility and seems to be doing well.MARK LONGsSportsNFL DraftProfessional footballFootballHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsEventsJacksonvilleOklahomaFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be05e0d57b7e4ceab18f3279f6743976Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:26:22 GMTUS sharply criticizes new Israeli housing projecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e260e18f30247bc9420660e42a63332WASHINGTON (AP) — In a striking public rebuke, the Obama administration warned Israel on Wednesday that plans for a controversial new housing project in east Jerusalem would distance Israel from "even its closest allies" and raise questions about its commitment to seeking peace with Palestinians.JULIE PACEwGovernment and politicsTerritorial disputesDiplomacyWar and unrestGeneral newsInternational relationsIsraelJerusalemPalestinian territoriesUnited StatesMiddle EastGaza StripIranNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e260e18f30247bc9420660e42a63332Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:38:14 GMTMexico: Alleged drug boss Beltran believed caughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/446407a6270c48459745a09f824ca146MEXICO CITY (AP) — Alleged cartel capo Hector Beltran Leyva is believed to have been captured, two Mexican federal officials said Wednesday, which would be the latest in a string of high-profile drug arrests in the country.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeArrestsCrimeLaw and orderOrganized crimeMexicoMexico CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/446407a6270c48459745a09f824ca146Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:52:32 GMTManager Orr testifies in Detroit bankruptcy trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44b0a6cf47244b75a539e6bcf8a3de9cDETROIT (AP) — Emergency manager Kevyn Orr testified in bankruptcy court Wednesday that when he took over Detroit's finances, he found a city with poor services for residents, next to no cash flow and significant neighborhood blight.COREY WILLIAMSaBusinessGeneral newsPersonal bankruptcyPersonal loansLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPersonal financeDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44b0a6cf47244b75a539e6bcf8a3de9cThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:18:59 GMTNevada city plans festival to celebrate blue jeanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc9af621487a4935a026ce160b1902a2RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada tourism officials are planning a three-day festival in Reno next fall to celebrate and promote the city as the birthplace of what became modern blue jeans.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLifestyleSmall businessTravelFashionBeauty and fashionLeisure travelFairs and festivalsRecreation and leisureRenoNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc9af621487a4935a026ce160b1902a2Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:25:53 GMTBig weekend for Big Red: Nebraska's chance to risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fde056c0d4eb4d03b69ded3b14f95cb9In the most interesting and important Saturday of the college football season so far, no team faces a more crucial test than Nebraska.RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballNebraskaMichiganArizonaFloridaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fde056c0d4eb4d03b69ded3b14f95cb9Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:06:46 GMT10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aafc99ad87744dfa9d015630b28947b3Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.The Associated PressaGeneral newsSportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aafc99ad87744dfa9d015630b28947b3Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:33:48 GMT2nd-in-command named acting US attorney in Seattlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d604b64cde4bd295b900851b59b283SEATTLE (AP) — Annette Hayes has been named acting U.S. attorney for the Western District of Washington, following the resignation of Jenny Durkan.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d604b64cde4bd295b900851b59b283Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:01:49 GMTTimeline for first case of Ebola diagnosed in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9026ab1777b4e1b8f8ef944705ca25cThe first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States traveled from Liberia to Dallas, where he is being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. Key dates in the case:The Associated PressaHealthDiagnosis and treatmentInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsDallasLiberiaTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9026ab1777b4e1b8f8ef944705ca25cWed, 01 Oct 2014 23:58:21 GMTJudge: City must pay creditors and pension fundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e6598e41bf349369184a574c1786f6dSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that U.S. bankruptcy law allows Stockton, California, to treat public pension fund obligations like other debts, meaning the city could trim its pension obligations.DON THOMPSONaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBankruptcy figuresGovernment pensions and social securityRecessions and depressionsNational courtsCivil serviceEconomyGovernment business and financeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCourtsJudiciaryLocal governmentsMunicipal governmentsNational governmentsStocktonCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e6598e41bf349369184a574c1786f6dWed, 01 Oct 2014 23:08:11 GMTFor Secret Service, bad story kept getting worsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db78b1499ab74801b51a53e55c986f50At first word, it was bad enough: A White House fence-jumper managed to make it all the way to the front doors of the White House.The Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical resignationsLaw enforcement agenciesDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db78b1499ab74801b51a53e55c986f50Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:59:50 GMTMexico: Alleged drug boss Beltran Leyva capturedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07cbc5bc3d40417da31e2d976e07a1dcMEXICO CITY (AP) — Military special forces grabbed alleged cartel leader Hector Beltran Leyva during a lightning raid at a restaurant Wednesday, the latest in a string of high-profile drug arrests in the country.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeArrestsArmed forcesCrimeLaw and orderOrganized crimeMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMexicoMexico CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07cbc5bc3d40417da31e2d976e07a1dcThu, 02 Oct 2014 02:02:53 GMTPolice sent to home of ex-Clippers owner by wifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73ad4f808c954ae0851e1d114f3f5acdLOS ANGELES (AP) — Beverly Hills police were called to the home of Donald Sterling after his wife Shelly reported a burglary, but found no crime.TAMI ABDOLLAHaGeneral newsSportsNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73ad4f808c954ae0851e1d114f3f5acdThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:28:30 GMTMan in Cochran photo case indicted for burglaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/493ed430ce304b2fbf8ee7c021eeeadcJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The man accused of taking illicit photographs of the bedridden wife of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran has been indicted on burglary charges.JEFF AMYaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsIndictmentsConspiracyLegal proceedingsCrimeLegislatureTheftLaw and orderMississippiUnited StatesHattiesburgNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/493ed430ce304b2fbf8ee7c021eeeadcThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:09:22 GMTJudge: Stockton must treat pension like other debthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff7256c2205435cb9cf1e5f116851f9SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Striking at the sanctity of public pensions in California, a federal judge ruled Wednesday that U.S. bankruptcy law allows the city of Stockton to treat pension fund obligations like other debts, meaning the city could trim benefits.DON THOMPSONaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsBankruptcy figuresGovernment pensions and social securityCrimeGovernment payCivil serviceRecessions and depressionsLaw and orderEconomyGovernment business and financeStocktonCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff7256c2205435cb9cf1e5f116851f9Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:11:29 GMTState police: 2 troopers in Frein search injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e60b8f46849247c6b0ea11fc2a676d02BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — State police say two troopers have suffered injuries while searching for the fugitive suspected of ambushing a northeastern Pennsylvania barracks.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationViolent crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e60b8f46849247c6b0ea11fc2a676d02Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:09:12 GMT