FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Nov 2014 17:10:24 -0800DA to dismiss ticket in wreck that killed family, La. (AP) — A prosecutor says he is dismissing the ticket issued to a Texas teenager who apparently fell asleep at the wheel and caused a wreck that killed five members of his family as they were headed to Disney World.aGeneral newsCrimeMonroeLouisianaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:25:51 GMTBig runs fuel Irish romp BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brianna Turner had 19 points and seven rebounds for No. 3 Notre Dame, which used a 39-2 run in the second half to blow out Holy Cross, 104-29 in the first round of the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame Challenge.STEVE LOWEsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsSouth BendIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:47:52 GMTHyde scores go-ahead TD, lifts 49ers past Redskins CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco's first-team offense that had failed to convert a fourth-quarter touchdown all season finally did so when the 49ers' playoff hopes depended on it.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsProfessional footballFootballSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:35:00 GMTMan who ambushed cops had anti-government beliefs, Fla. (AP) — A man who set his house on fire and ambushed responding police officers held "anti-government, anti-establishment" views and had previously threatened law enforcement, authorities said Sunday.GARY FINEOUTaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeState governmentsFiresGovernment and politicsAccidents and disastersFloridaTallahasseeUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:09:39 GMTAssessing threats for contenders in rivalry week down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football's 13th weekend:RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballFloridaTexasOregonAlabamaArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:00:42 GMTNo. 18 Oklahoma bounces back from Creighton loss, Okla. (AP) — No. 18 Oklahoma rebounded from its first loss of the season Sunday as Isaiah Cousins scored 20 points in the Sooners' 90-68 win over Northwestern State.MURRAY EVANSsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsOklahomaNormanUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:21:29 GMTLacy, Packers power past Vikings 24-21 (AP) — The ground game with Eddie Lacy was working so well for Green Bay that even Aaron Rodgers wanted a running play to try to put Minnesota away.DAVE CAMPBELLsSportsProfessional footballFootballWisconsinGreen BayMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:43:15 GMTBarbee leads No. 24 Georgia past Ga. Tech 64-57 (AP) — Shacobia Barbee scored a career-high 24 points and Krista Donald added 11 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 24 Georgia beat Georgia Tech 64-57 on Sunday.GEORGE HENRYsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:11:08 GMTFederer leads Swiss past France for Davis Cup, France (AP) — Roger Federer has now claimed all the big prizes on offer in tennis and, for once, will be happy to share his latest trophy with others.SAMUEL PETREQUINsSportsDavis CupTennisMen's tennisMen's sportsEventsFranceSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 23 Nov 2014 21:36:37 GMTSydney mom charged with attempted murder of baby (AP) — A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with the attempted murder of her newborn son who was allegedly abandoned in a roadside drain for five days before passersby heard his cries, police said Monday.iGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeAustraliaSydneyOceania, 23 Nov 2014 22:10:14 GMTEvacuation plans readied as Buffalo flooding looms, N.Y. (AP) — First came the big storm, then the big dig. Now comes the big melt.MICHAEL HILLaGeneral newsWeatherEvacuationsFloodsDisaster planning and responseWinter weatherAccidents and disastersBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:41:38 GMTStacy Lewis sweeps 3 biggest LPGA awards, Fla. (AP) — Stacy Lewis became the first American in 21 years to sweep the three biggest awards on the LPGA Tour, which she considered more valuable than a $1 million bonus.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsNaplesFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:36:29 GMTAnxieties mount as Ferguson waits on grand jury, Mo. (AP) — Despite preparations for a weekend decision in the Ferguson shooting case, the grand jurors apparently need more time to deliberate, and the uncertainty just seemed to feed the anxiety and speculation Sunday in a city already on edge.DAVID A. LIEBANDALE GROSSaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesMissouriSt. LouisJefferson CityUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:03:03 GMTWichita State blows past Newman, 105-57, Kan. (AP) — Ron Baker scored 16 of his 18 points in the first half, leading No. 11 Wichita State past Division II school Newman 105-57 on Sunday.JEFFREY PARSONsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsWichitaKansasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:36:18 GMTNo. 10 Texas tops UCLA in rebounding for 75-65 win ANGELES (AP) — Freshman guard Brooke McCarty scored 20 points off the bench and No. 10 Texas dominated the boards to roll to a 75-65 win over UCLA on Sunday.KYLE GLASERsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:40:22 GMTMarion Barry remembered for love of DC Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday at the age of 78, was remembered for his love for the city he served:The Associated PressaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsHuman rights and civil libertiesObituariesLocal governmentsSocial issuesSocial affairsDistrict of ColumbiaSouth CarolinaNashvilleBaltimoreUnited StatesNorth AmericaTennesseeMaryland, 23 Nov 2014 21:54:10 GMTShaq joins Hill, 6 others in college hoops hall CITY, Mo. (AP) — Shaquille O'Neal and his coach at LSU, Dale Brown, joined six other luminaries with induction into the College Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday night.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:20:19 GMTBoy with fake gun dies after shot by Ohio officer (AP) — A 12-year-old boy shot by police after grabbing what turned out to be a replica gun died from his wounds Sunday, a day after officers responded to a 911 call about someone waving a "probably fake" gun at a playground.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsCrimeLaw and orderClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:17:53 GMTKo gets record haul by winning LPGA finale, Fla. (AP) — New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko was an instant millionaire even before she went into a three-way playoff Sunday in the CME Group Tour Championship.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessNaplesFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:12:41 GMTNC likely to join legislative push on Uber, Lyft, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has become an attractive market for smartphone-based car services such as Uber and Lyft, which are drawn to the state's mid-sized cities that have college students and young professionals but lack extensive mass transit. It's also one of many states where little regulation exists outside of traditional cab and limo services.JONATHAN DREWaBusinessGeneral newsState legislatureAutomobilesGovernment and politicsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsPersonal insurancePersonal financeLegislatureState governmentsLifestyleNorth CarolinaRaleighUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:19:02 GMTIndianapolis overcomes miscues to beat Jags 23-3 (AP) — T.Y. Hilton delivered on one promise to his newborn daughter and another to his teammates Sunday.MICHAEL MAROTsSportsProfessional footballFootballIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:48:04 GMTManning, Anderson lead Broncos past Dolphins 39-36 (AP) — Peyton Manning threw three of his four TD passes to Demaryius Thomas and C.J. Anderson ran for 167 yards and the go-ahead score in the Denver Broncos' 39-36 win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.ARNIE STAPLETONsSportsProfessional footballFootballDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:46:57 GMTBears rally for 21-13 victory over Buccaneers (AP) — Matt Forte gobbled up the yards on the ground, and Chicago's defense made several big plays at key moments.JAY COHENsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional footballAthlete healthFootballChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:16:01 GMTSome 30 horses die in stable fire outside Chicago (AP) — More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a fire department official said.MICHAEL TARMaGeneral newsSportsFiresFlowersAccidents and disastersPlantsChicagoIllinoisCrystal LakeUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:52:40 GMTNo. 1 Kentucky pummels Montana State 86-28, Ky. (AP) — Devin Booker scored a career-best 18 points, Aaron Harrison added 14 and No. 1 Kentucky held Montana State scoreless for several stretches Sunday night to race to an 86-28 victory.GARY B. GRAVESsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsKentuckyMontanaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 01:06:36 GMTCrew blasts off for International Space Station, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Russian capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy has blasted off for the International Space Station.iGeneral newsScienceSpace launchesSpace explorationIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessKazakhstanRussiaCentral AsiaAsiaEastern EuropeEurope, 23 Nov 2014 21:28:01 GMTCundiff field goal leads Browns past Falcons 26-24 (AP) — After being suspended for Cleveland's first 10 games, Josh Gordon had no trouble remembering how to play the game.PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsProfessional footballFootballAtlantaOhioGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:37:37 GMT'Mockingjay, Part 1' opens with $123 million YORK (AP) — "Mockingjay, Part 1" didn't catch fire like the previous installments of "The Hunger Games," but it still had the biggest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.JAKE COYLEaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:18:18 GMTHundred attend memorial for Indiana aid worker (AP) — An Indiana aid worker behead by Islamic State militants in Syria was praised for his humanitarian work Sunday during a memorial service attended by hundreds that included readings from the Bible and the Quran.aGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesCivil warsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestIndianapolisSyriaIndianaMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:23:50 GMTJacobs Engineering CEO to retire this year, Calif. (AP) — The construction services firm Jacobs Engineering says CEO Craig Martin will step down in late December because of health reasons.fBusinessCorporate managementCorporate newsPersonnelPasadenaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:13:53 GMTNo. 12 Louisville women beat Ball State 69-56, Ky. (AP) — Mariya Moore had 22 points with 6-of-9 shooting from 3-point range to lead No. 12 Louisville past Ball State 69-56 on Sunday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsLouisvilleKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:41:51 GMTVeteran journalist, educator Michael Shanahan dies (AP) — Michael Shanahan, a veteran Washington political reporter for The Associated Press and Newhouse Newspapers who used that experience to teach new generations of students at George Washington University about the business he loved, died Saturday.WILL LESTERwGovernment and politicsNewspapersJournalismSchool guidance counselingObituariesCampaignsJournalistsNews mediaMediaEducationSocial affairsElectionsProfessional footballFootballSportsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:52:16 GMTBrady passes Patriots to 34-9 win over Lions, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots showed off their passing game one week after a brilliant rushing performance.HOWARD ULMANsSportsProfessional footballFootballMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:23:11 GMTBig runs fuel No. 3 Irish romp over Holy Cross BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brianna Turner had 19 points and seven rebounds for No. 3 Notre Dame, which used a 39-2 run in the second half to blow out Holy Cross, 104-29 in the first round of the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame Challenge.STEVE LOWEsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsSouth BendIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:49:31 GMTWilson, Seattle D lead Seahawks past Arizona 19-3 (AP) — Swarmed by the blitzing rush of the best team in the NFL, Russell Wilson scrambled, slipped, eluded and finally got the Seattle Seahawks in the end zone.TIM BOOTHsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballSeattleArizonaWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:21:13 GMTKassig recalled as man who sought to help others (AP) — Hundreds have attended a memorial service at Butler University to remember an Indiana aid worker killed by Islamic State militants in Syria last week.aGeneral newsIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:06:55 GMTGilchrist's interception saves Chargers' 27-24 win DIEGO (AP) — The St. Louis Rams were 4 yards away from another upset when Marcus Gilchrist swooped in and saved the game for the San Diego Chargers.BERNIE WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:41:11 GMTJoey Chestnut devours turkey to win eating contest, Conn. (AP) — Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird.aGeneral newsOdditiesCompetitive eatingSports, 23 Nov 2014 23:34:21 GMTReaves game winning goal lifts Blues over Jets 4-2, Manitoba (AP) — Ryan Reaves scored the game-winner in his hometown as the St. Louis Blues defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Sunday afternoon.JUDY OWENSsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyWinnipegOttawaManitobaCanadaNorth AmericaOntario, 24 Nov 2014 01:03:31 GMTFormer DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 (AP) — A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation's capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the ultimate District of Columbia politician, though his arrest for drug use in the midst of a crack cocaine epidemic often overshadows his accomplishments.BEN NUCKOLSBRETT ZONGKERwGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesGovernment and politicsPolitical movementsSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 23:12:32 GMTRevs win 2-1 at Red Bulls in East final 1st leg, N.J. (AP) — If the New England Revolution are going to shed their mantle as the team that can't quite seal the deal, maybe it'll be the midseason addition of Jermaine Jones that helped them finally get over the hill.sSportsMen's soccerProfessional soccerSoccerMen's sportsNew JerseyNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:56:34 GMTHuff, McCoy lead Eagles past Titans 43-24 (AP) — It took the Philadelphia Eagles just 13 seconds to wipe a terrible loss from memory.ROB MAADDIsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballPhiladelphiaDallasPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexas, 23 Nov 2014 22:47:28 GMTVatican prosecutor didn't report abusive priest (AP) — An American priest named by Pope Francis as the Vatican's sex crimes prosecutor in September was among church officials who failed to report an abusive priest to law enforcement before the now-jailed and defrocked man committed other acts of sexual abuse, according to legal documents reviewed by The Boston Globe.aGeneral newsChristianityLegal proceedingsCrimeViolent crimeReligionSocial affairsCrimes against childrenHuman welfareSocial issuesReligious issuesLaw and orderChicagoUnited StatesIllinoisNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:41:15 GMTObama defends moves on immigration, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama is shrugging off Republican criticism of his actions to lift the threat of deportation from millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States.DARLENE SUPERVILLEaBusinessGovernment and politicsImmigration policyImmigrationLegislationTV newsLegislatureGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsNews mediaMediaTelevisionUnited StatesNevadaNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 22:37:21 GMTDalton helps Bengals to 22-13 win over Texans (AP) — Andy Dalton finally got a win in his hometown.KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballTexasHoustonOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:31:43 GMT1 killed, dozens injured in California bus crash, Calif. (AP) — A tour bus that had already crashed earlier in the day overturned just off Interstate 5 in Northern California, killing one person and sending dozens to hospitals.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationReddingCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:30:46 GMTCady, Theriot lead No. 16 Nebraska past Utah 66-43, Neb. (AP) — Emily Cady had 25 points with nine rebounds, Rachel Theriot added 20 points with six assists, and No. 16 Nebraska rolled past Utah 66-43 on Sunday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsNebraskaUtahUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 21:14:21 GMTShaq, Hill join 6 others in college hoops Hall CITY, Mo. (AP) — By now, the story of how longtime LSU coach Dale Brown discovered Shaquille O'Neal has been told many times: Brown happened upon a massive 13-year-old at an army base in Germany, stayed in touch with him and eventually became like a second father.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsNBA basketballProfessional basketballKansas CityKansasMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 24 Nov 2014 00:59:01 GMTTommy Armour III wins Callaway Invitational BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tommy Armour III made a 4-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole for a one-shot victory over Lee Janzen at the Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolf, 24 Nov 2014 00:55:01 GMTSarvas puts Galaxy past Seattle 1-0 in West opener, Calif. (AP) — Marcelo Sarvas scored in the 52nd minute, and the LA Galaxy opened the Western Conference championship with a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Sunday.GREG BEACHAMsSportsSoccerMen's soccerMen's sportsProfessional soccerAthlete injuriesAthlete health, 24 Nov 2014 00:21:20 GMT