FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Oct 2014 06:27:06 -0700WHO: 5 more Ebola vaccines to be tested in Jan (AP) — The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in January.iGeneral newsHealthImmunizationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 12:50:03 GMTAid group: Ebola contagion risk can't be zero, Guinea (AP) — Despite stringent infection-control measures, the risk of Ebola's spread cannot be entirely eliminated, Doctors Without Borders said Friday after one of its doctors caught the dreaded disease while working in Guinea and went to New York City.BOUBACAR DIALLOiGeneral newsDisease outbreaksDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesHealthPublic healthGuineaWest AfricaConakrySenegalAfricaMali, 24 Oct 2014 13:04:04 GMTDoctors Without Borders: Ebola risk can't be zero, Guinea (AP) — Doctors Without Borders says that while it takes measures to protect its staff treating Ebola patients, the risk of contagion cannot be entirely eliminated.BOUBACAR DIALLOiGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGuineaConakryAfricaWest Africa, 24 Oct 2014 12:07:02 GMTCeltics assistant coach denies larceny charge, Mass. (AP) — Boston Celtics assistant coach and former player Walter McCarty has pleaded not guilty to larceny for allegedly failing to pay $18,000 he owes for the purchase and installation of cabinets.aGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsCoachingProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportsLaw and orderFraminghamMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 12:25:19 GMTDarth Vader hopes force with him in Ukraine polls, Ukraine (AP) — One candidate in Ukraine's parliamentary elections hopes to bring voters to the dark side: Darth Alekseyevich Vader.PETER LEONARDiGeneral newsOdditiesPersonal financeBusinessParliamentary electionsNational electionsGovernment and politicsElectionsUkraineKievEastern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 12:29:41 GMTGlobal stocks rattled by Ebola case in New York, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets retreated Friday as the first case of Ebola in New York overshadowed positive economic news.YOUKYUNG LEEiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthSouth KoreaSeoulUnited StatesEast AsiaNew YorkAustraliaAsiaNorth AmericaOceania, 24 Oct 2014 12:15:47 GMTPakistan detects more polio cases on awareness day (AP) — World Health Organization says three more polio cases have surfaced in Pakistan, bringing the number of those affected by the crippling disease in the country this year to 220.iGeneral newsHealthImmunizationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthPakistanIslamabadSouth AsiaAsia, 24 Oct 2014 11:36:02 GMTThis Week in the Civil War Week in The Civil War for Sunday, Oct. 26: Confederate ironclad sunk, fighting near Richmond, Virginia.The Associated PressaGeneral newsAmerican Civil WarEventsNational electionsElectionsGovernment and politicsRichmondVirginiaAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 13:01:06 GMTProcter & Gamble removes the batteries (AP) — Procter & Gamble is removing the batteries and making Duracell a stand-alone company.fBusinessCincinnatiOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 11:29:45 GMTMan shot by SC trooper recovering, seeks justice, S.C. (AP) — An unarmed man shot by a South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper last month says he's getting support from around the country.aGeneral newsCrimePoliceViolent crimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politics, 24 Oct 2014 12:22:52 GMTRafael Nadal pulls out of Paris Masters (AP) — Paris Masters organizers say third-ranked Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the tournament next week for "personal reasons."sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 11:31:02 GMTCloning whistleblower: Little changed in S. Korea, South Korea (AP) — The whistleblower who exposed breakthrough cloning research as a devastating fake says South Korea is still dominated by the values that allowed science fraudster Hwang Woo-suk to become an almost untouchable national hero.YOUKYUNG LEEhtBusinessGeneral newsHealthScienceTechnologyScientific publishingScientific misconductGovernment and politicsNationalismGeneticsBiologyBiotechnologyScientific ethicsSouth KoreaEast AsiaAsia, 24 Oct 2014 12:30:32 GMTProcter & Gamble taking out its batteries YORK (AP) — Procter & Gamble is removing its batteries and making Duracell a stand-alone company.MICHELLE CHAPMANCANDICE CHOIfBusiness, 24 Oct 2014 12:30:24 GMTFord profit falls in third quarter on truck costs, Mich. (AP) — Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 will be a lot lighter and more efficient when it goes on sale later this year. But for now it's a serious drag on profits.DEE-ANN DURBINfBusinessProduction facilitiesFinancial performanceCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesMichiganSouth AmericaUnited StatesNorth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 24 Oct 2014 12:13:43 GMTChina's president pledges $81 million in Ebola aid (AP) — China has pledged to provide $81 million in aid to help fight Ebola in the three West African countries at the heart of the crisis.iGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGovernment and politicsChinaLiberiaWest AfricaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaAfrica, 24 Oct 2014 13:07:33 GMTIraqi officials say IS militants used chlorine gas (AP) — Islamic State militants used chlorine gas during fighting with security forces and Shiite militiamen last month north of Baghdad, Iraqi officials said on Friday.QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRASAMEER N. YACOUBiGeneral newsMilitant groupsChemical weaponsWar and unrestWeapons of mass destructionMaterials industryIndustriesBusinessWater environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementIraqBaghdadSyriaDamascusMiddle East, 24 Oct 2014 12:59:02 GMTNY governor: Ebola doc went out in 'limited way' YORK (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the New York doctor who has tested positive for Ebola "obviously felt he wasn't symptomatic" when he went out "in a limited way."aGeneral newsState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 11:38:08 GMTCanadians seek to understand Parliament shooting, Ontario (AP) — Authorities and ordinary Canadians sifted through confounding shards of a gunman's life seeking to understand what motivated the man to storm the nation's seat of power.JENNIFER PELTZRACHEL LA CORTEiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimeCriminal investigationsWar and unrestTerrorismGovernment and politicsLegislatureLaw and orderOntarioCanadaOttawaVancouverSyriaLibyaMiddle EastNorth AmericaBritish ColumbiaNorth AfricaAfrica, 24 Oct 2014 12:10:26 GMTQueen sends first tweet, signed 'Elizabeth R' (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet — and she's signed it "Elizabeth R."htArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyCelebrityEntertainmentUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 13:17:54 GMTUS to compensate Philippines for coral reef damage, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine official says the United States will pay 87 million pesos ($1.9 million) for damage caused by a U.S. Navy minesweeper that ran aground on a protected coral reef last year.iGeneral newsCoral reefsCoralsEnvironment and natureAnimalsPhilippinesManilaUnited StatesSoutheast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 12:55:04 GMTChan wants to be better father after son's arrest (AP) — Jackie Chan has pledged to become a better father after his son Jaycee was arrested on drug charges.eArts and entertainmentMoviesEntertainmentCelebrityDrug-related crimeArrestsCrimeGeneral newsLaw and orderHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 24 Oct 2014 12:45:53 GMTGovernor: NYC doctor with Ebola sought help with 100.3-degree fever, not higher temperature YORK (AP) — Governor: NYC doctor with Ebola sought help with 100.3-degree fever, not higher temperature.aGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 12:21:06 GMTMarine murder case reveals US-Philippine sore spot, Philippines (AP) — American forces are guarding Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton, yet a ring of Filipino troops surrounds them. The seemingly redundant security effort around the suspect in a Philippine murder case reflects Manila's uneasy ties with Washington, its former colonial master.JIM GOMEZiGeneral newsDiplomacyEmbassiesViolent crimeInternational relationsCrimeTerrorismNationalismLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGovernment and politicsWar and unrestNational securityMilitary and defensePhilippinesManilaUnited StatesChinaSoutheast AsiaAsiaNorth AmericaGreater ChinaEast Asia, 24 Oct 2014 11:36:06 GMTAustralia says missing plane hunt will take months LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a remote patch of the Indian Ocean is progressing well but will likely take many months because of the huge area involved, an Australian official said Friday.iGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationMalaysiaAustraliaKuala LumpurSoutheast AsiaAsiaOceania, 24 Oct 2014 13:03:31 GMTPolice pursuit ends in bar crash, 12 injured, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northeast Ohio say at least a dozen people were injured when a stolen truck crashed into a bar while being pursued by police.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 12:56:23 GMTSmugglers offer $20 passage from Turkey to Syria, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish border crossing of Oncupinar, an hour's drive from the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, is a chaotic buzz of people waiting to pass into one of the most violent regions in the world. Border guards stand by with machine guns to prevent Islamic militants from joining the flow, but within their sight smugglers offer to take travelers across for a surprisingly small fee.DESMOND BUTLERRYAN LUCASiGeneral newsSmugglingCrimeCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentTurkeySyriaMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 12:33:56 GMTFrench journalists jailed in Indonesia's Papua, Indonesia (AP) — Two French television journalists were sentenced to two and a half months in jail Friday for illegal reporting in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua.iGeneral newsJournalistsLegal proceedingsCrimeNews mediaMediaLaw and orderIndonesiaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 24 Oct 2014 13:01:47 GMTGovernor: Ebola doc sought help with lower fever YORK (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the New York doctor who has tested positive for Ebola sought help with a 100.3-degree fever, not a higher temperature.JONATHAN LEMIRECOLLEEN LONGaGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthHumanitarian crisesEmergency managementGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricaWest AfricaGuineaManhattan, 24 Oct 2014 12:30:45 GMTUkraine's key election fails to spark enthusiasm, Ukraine (AP) — Gazing across the Maidan square, Evelina Martirosyan recalls how euphoric she was as she joined protests that changed Ukraine's history. Since the revolution this year that toppled a despised president, her dreams of a better future have been blunted by war and near economic collapse.PETER LEONARDMSTYSLAV CHERNOViGeneral newsGovernment and politicsParliamentary electionsEconomyElectionsBusinessUkraineKievEuropeEastern Europe, 24 Oct 2014 12:45:47 GMTBeds at Ebola treatment units empty in Liberia, Liberia (AP) — Even as Liberians fall ill and die of Ebola, many beds in treatment centers are empty because of the government's order that the bodies of all suspected Ebola victims in the capital be cremated, authorities have determined.JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEHiGeneral newsEmergency managementDiagnosis and treatmentInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGovernment and politicsLiberiaMonroviaSierra LeoneWest AfricaAfrica, 24 Oct 2014 12:03:34 GMTFeds probe Maryland air crash that killed 3, Md. (AP) — Federal investigators were at the scene Friday of a collision between an airplane and a helicopter near a Maryland airport that killed three men but spared two others in the plane, who deployed a parachute to slow the aircraft's descent.DAVID DISHNEAUaGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationFrederickMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 13:17:22 GMTOfficer critical but stable after hatchet attack YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer who suffered a serious head wound after being attacked by a hatchet-wielding man remains in critical but stable condition, police said Friday.aGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 11:38:03 GMTEvenflo recalls infant seats to fix sticky buckles (AP) — Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.aBusinessGeneral newsProducts and servicesCorporate newsTransportation safetyTransportation, 24 Oct 2014 12:48:28 GMTAfter 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined YORK (AP) — A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation's most populous city need not fear his wide-ranging travel in the days before his illness began.JONATHAN LEMIRECOLLEEN LONGaGeneral newsHealthPublic healthHumanitarian crisesEmergency managementInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew YorkWest AfricaNew York CityUnited StatesGuineaAfricaManhattanNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 12:55:41 GMTBotswana votes as president seeks second term, Botswana (AP) — People in Botswana voted Friday in schools, churches and military tents in an election in which the ruling party faces growing opposition to its decades-old dominance in the southern African nation.SELLO MOTSETAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsBotswanaGaboroneSouthern AfricaAfrica, 24 Oct 2014 13:02:34 GMTNY governor: Doctor had 100.3 temp, not 103 YORK (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the New York doctor who has tested positive for Ebola "obviously felt he wasn't symptomatic" when he went out "in a limited way."aGeneral newsState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 12:47:15 GMTTunisian forces raid home, kill 6 suspects, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian authorities stormed the home of suspected militants to end a 24-hour standoff Friday, leaving five women and one man dead in a suburb of Tunis, the capital.iGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestTerrorismTunisiaTunisNorth AfricaAfrica, 24 Oct 2014 12:19:03 GMTP&G matches Street 1Q forecasts (AP) — Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Friday reported net income of $1.99 billion in its fiscal first quarter.fBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate newsCincinnatiOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 11:56:47 GMTWHO: 5 more Ebola vaccines to be tested in March (AP) — The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March.iBusinessGeneral newsHealthImmunizationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 13:06:02 GMTPat Robertson comment on AIDS angers Kenyans, Kenya (AP) — Kenyans are expressing anger and shock on social media and radio stations over comments made by popular American evangelist Pat Robertson in a recent TV broadcast in which he warned that towels in Kenya could transmit AIDS.TOM ODULAiGeneral newsBroadcast televisionEvangelismInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthTelevisionMediaReligionSocial affairsKenyaNairobiEast AfricaAfrica, 24 Oct 2014 13:10:23 GMTErdogan: FSA sending 1,300 fighters to Kobani, Estonia (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara will allow hundreds of Syrian rebels to head to the embattled town of Kobani along the Syrian-Turkish border to help Kurdish fighters there in the battle against Islamic State militants.JARI TANNERiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTurkeySyriaEstoniaMiddle EastLatviaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europe, 24 Oct 2014 12:10:02 GMTBritain protests EU demand for more funding (AP) — Britain is protesting a European Union request for an additional 2.1 billion euro ($2.65 billion) contribution to the EU coffers at a time of increasing pressure at home for the country to leave the bloc.RAF CASERTiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyUnited KingdomEuropeWestern Europe, 24 Oct 2014 12:07:43 GMTPutin accuses US of undermining global stability (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the U.S. of destabilizing the world by trying to enforce its will on other countries.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMoscowRussiaEastern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 13:05:16 GMTUPS expects double-digit surge in Dec shipments (AP) — UPS is expecting an 11 percent jump in December shipments as the holiday shopping season heats up.fBusinessHiring and recruitmentPersonnelFinancial performanceCorporate newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 13:01:01 GMT180 questioned about election fraud in Romania, Romania (AP) — Authorities in Romania say 180 people are being questioned on suspicion of election fraud in a referendum on ousting the president in 2012.iGeneral newsFraud and false statementsReferendumsVotingElectionsGovernment and politicsCrimeRomaniaBucharestEastern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 12:22:47 GMTInsolvency experts try to save Caterham F1 team (AP) — Insolvency specialists have been handed full management responsibility at the financially troubled Caterham Formula One team in a bid to find a buyer.sSportsAutomobile racingFormula OneUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 13:14:02 GMTHong Kong protesters to vote on staying in streets KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong plan to hold a spot referendum Sunday on whether to stay in the streets or accept government offers for more talks and clear their protest camps.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsMunicipal governmentsDemocracyGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestLocal governmentsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 24 Oct 2014 13:13:50 GMTP&G misses Street 1Q forecasts (AP) — Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Friday reported net income of $1.99 billion in its fiscal first quarter.fBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate newsCincinnatiOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Oct 2014 11:32:18 GMTPoland appeals Europe court ruling on CIA prison, Poland (AP) — The Polish government says it is appealing a judgment by Europe's top human rights court, which ruled in July that Warsaw violated the rights of two terror suspects by allowing the CIA to imprison them at a so-called black site in Poland from 2002-2003.iGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPolandWarsawEuropeEastern Europe, 24 Oct 2014 12:12:19 GMTUEFA punishes Serbia, Albania for stadium disorder (AP) — Serbia received tougher sanctions than Albania when UEFA punished the Balkan rivals on Friday for the on-field violence sparked by a banner being flown by a drone over the stadium.ROB HARRISiGeneral newsSportsInternational incidentsMen's soccerProfessional soccerSports governanceDrone aircraftSoccerMen's sportsInternational soccerAlbaniaSerbiaBelgradeKosovoEastern EuropeEurope, 24 Oct 2014 12:43:03 GMT