FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:25:23 -0700Botswana ruling party shows early lead in electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af619b75e134d73a12276a0826c6790JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades has taken an early lead in the country's election.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsParliamentary electionsNational electionsPolitical partiesElectionsPolitical organizationsBotswanaSouth AfricaSouthern AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af619b75e134d73a12276a0826c6790Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:58:54 GMTStatement from Ted Bishop on his ousterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fa6a430066e4506aad67bb2cac9f9e0Statement from Ted Bishop, who was removed as president of the PGA of America on Friday for sexist comments on social media directed at Ian Poulter:The Associated PresssSportsWomen's golfSocial mediaWomen's sportsGolfMen's golfImpeachmentsOnline mediaMediaMen's sportsPolitical issuesGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fa6a430066e4506aad67bb2cac9f9e0Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:05:25 GMTPoll: Islamic State threat seen as importanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac26331265bb4d1bbb31db303df90b12WASHINGTON (AP) — Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is very or even extremely important, and nearly half think the U.S. military response in Iraq and Syria has not gone far enough, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. Most want to see America's partners step up their contribution to the fight,DEB RIECHMANNEMILY SWANSONwGovernment and politicsTroop deploymentsPublic opinionMilitant groupsWar and unrestTerrorismBomb threatsInformation technologyGeneral newsSocial affairsIndustriesBusinessUnited StatesSyriaMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac26331265bb4d1bbb31db303df90b12Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:49:36 GMTLe Minh Thai, Vietnam war photographer, dies in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42f8a9595384120bfe33135d5535f99SAN DIEGO (AP) — Le Minh Thai, a photojournalist who covered the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and Time Life, has died. He was 93.JULIE WATSONaGeneral newsVietnam WarObituariesArt photographyWar and unrestNationalismEventsVisual artsArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsVietnamChinaSoutheast AsiaSan DiegoUnited StatesCaliforniaAsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42f8a9595384120bfe33135d5535f99Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:46:51 GMTMariota throws 5 TD passes, No. 6 Oregon beats Calhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cfe03bb306842c189eb783a3f61da49SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Mariota threw a rare interception — his first since the Oregon State game last season — on a pass that was deflected twice.MICHAEL WAGAMANsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballCaliforniaOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cfe03bb306842c189eb783a3f61da49Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:31:17 GMTMariota throws 5 TD pass, No. 6 Oregon beats Calhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/743fc17ed80c4f96aebe40d96681b4d9SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Mariota made a rare mistake and threw an interception — his first since the Oregon State game last season — on a pass that was deflected twice.MICHAEL WAGAMANsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballCaliforniaOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/743fc17ed80c4f96aebe40d96681b4d9Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:17:31 GMTEgypt leader: Foreign hands behind Sinai attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c3d22fd91f84f0bb0a150edc9e8f731CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 30 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/1c3d22fd91f84f0bb0a150edc9e8f731Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:07:44 GMTLillard leads Trail Blazers past Clippers 99-89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/967d61a0f0aa4c03b3b4a95fabf715b9LOS ANGELES (AP) — The preseason is concluded. Is your team ready for the regular season?Associated PresssSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/967d61a0f0aa4c03b3b4a95fabf715b9Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:22:04 GMTGOP candidates straddle the climate change issuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01245e75aed64b22a06ecdae7557fa7dWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season, often saying they are not in a good position to make a judgment on the issue, then shifting quickly to express concern for the environment, the economy or both.DAVID ESPOwHealthGovernment and politicsScienceElectionsCoastlines and beachesClimateAtmospheric scienceEnvironmental concernsMid-term electionsPolitical issuesOceansLegislaturePolitical partiesEconomyEnvironment and natureEnvironmentCampaignsEarth scienceAir qualityPolitical organizationsBusinessUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01245e75aed64b22a06ecdae7557fa7dSat, 25 Oct 2014 08:44:03 GMTWoman quarantined in NJ shows no signs of Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/438a72f0fa554fc4aad2b69e6c388ab1TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey health officials say a woman who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from West Africa has tested negative for Ebola in a preliminary evaluation.aGeneral newsHealthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew JerseyNewarkWest AfricaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/438a72f0fa554fc4aad2b69e6c388ab1Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:49:58 GMTNumber of Rohingya fleeing Myanmar tops 100,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c8110e17b074815ae7546910d94d07bYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A growing sense of desperation is fueling a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims from western Myanmar, with the number fleeing by boat since communal violence broke out two years ago now topping 100,000, a leading expert said Saturday.ROBIN McDOWELLiGeneral newsIslamViolent crimeCrimeReligionSocial affairsMyanmarBangladeshThailandSoutheast AsiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c8110e17b074815ae7546910d94d07bSat, 25 Oct 2014 10:51:31 GMTDemocrats try to regain lost votes outside citieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d00de824afac43c3aba0cda4540e8f43PERRY, Ga. (AP) — In an arena usually reserved for rodeos and livestock shows, Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn told a boisterous crowd she was "glad to be home."BILL BARROWpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureMunicipal governmentsCampaignsLegislatureState electionsSuburbsPolitical partiesState governmentsLocal governmentsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsSocial affairsPolitical organizationsUnited StatesGeorgiaArkansasAtlantaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d00de824afac43c3aba0cda4540e8f43Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:31:17 GMTThomas, Dragic lead Suns over Jazz 105-100http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e06fbf06d9a462aa5f7c6ba6dff9b84SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Running isn't just an offensive cornerstone for the Phoenix Suns. It is also a matter of survival.Associated PresssSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballUtahSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e06fbf06d9a462aa5f7c6ba6dff9b84Sat, 25 Oct 2014 05:55:19 GMTTunisians skeptical on eve of historic electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de175ab12dd04eae9d7c237e2d792f4bTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — In a raucous cafe in a Tunis slum, men talked in loud voices and paid little attention to the politicians debating on the television mounted on the wall. Qais Jebali swiftly made espressos behind the bar and explained why no one in the gritty neighborhood of Tadamon cared about the upcoming elections.PAUL SCHEMMiGeneral newsParliamentary electionsRebellions and uprisingsGovernment and politicsForeign aidEconomyElectionsWar and unrestInternational relationsBusinessTunisiaTunisNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de175ab12dd04eae9d7c237e2d792f4bSat, 25 Oct 2014 08:34:07 GMTExpert: 8,000 more Rohingya flee Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e0d0ebaf24744019597628eec428a34YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A growing sense of desperation is fueling a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims from western Myanmar, with at least 8,000 members of the long-persecuted minority fleeing by boat in the last two weeks, according to residents and a leading expert.ROBIN MCDOWELLiGeneral newsIslamViolent crimeCrimeReligionSocial affairsMyanmarBangladeshSoutheast AsiaThailandSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e0d0ebaf24744019597628eec428a34Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:17:46 GMTObama: Science, not fear, key to Ebola responsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d620d72af67742dcbddd90dea47e0a28WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. must be guided by science — not fear — as it responds to Ebola.wHealthGovernment and politicsScience policyInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment policyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d620d72af67742dcbddd90dea47e0a28Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:42:18 GMTQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff6341255bab4a658de64ae84a6b727c"He was not a violent person. His family is known all around town. He was very well known. That's what makes it so bizarre." — Shaylee Bass, a classmate of Jaylen Fryberg, who walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria and opened fire, shooting one person dead and injuring four others before turning the gun on himself.The Associated PressaGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff6341255bab4a658de64ae84a6b727cSat, 25 Oct 2014 07:02:19 GMTTunisians gear up for pivotal electionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6486b8d9901b426da68528c72301f9a1TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisians vote Sunday to elect a permanent parliament and complete a democratic transition that began when they overthrew their long-ruling dictator in 2011.BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTunisiaTunisNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6486b8d9901b426da68528c72301f9a1Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:23:37 GMT16 killed in northwest China coal mine collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11fb65514a0949579f12591ebe46d5a8BEIJING (AP) — A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, an official said Saturday, highlighting the persistence of safety problems in the industry despite a leveling off of demand.CHRISTOPHER BODEENiBusinessGeneral newsAccidents and disastersAccidentsEnergy industryIndustriesMaterials industryChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11fb65514a0949579f12591ebe46d5a8Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:43:24 GMTParseghian turned around moribund Notre Damehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e13d392d884ef9938a9c031509f360SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame's glory days seemed like a distant memory 50 years ago when Ara Parseghian took over as coach.TOM COYNEsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballSouth BendIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e13d392d884ef9938a9c031509f360Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:02:28 GMTGuest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5507b69ca84438694873be858e0d5e5WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:eArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsNews mediaMediaTelevisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5507b69ca84438694873be858e0d5e5Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:41:27 GMTRoyals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07bb91ddcfb84655ac63c7a83c819acfSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a dominant bullpen and just enough timely hitting.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsMLB World SeriesMLB PlayoffsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoKansas CityCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07bb91ddcfb84655ac63c7a83c819acfSat, 25 Oct 2014 05:47:49 GMTVargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2591566a673d4f83b7f86af6fc981dceSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in San Francisco will not be foreign to him.JOSH DUBOWsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2591566a673d4f83b7f86af6fc981dceSat, 25 Oct 2014 08:01:42 GMTFinnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c527888ad27c4b53b3310aaa951f1016SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Summoned in a tough spot, Royals rookie Brandon Finnegan trotted in from the bullpen, threw his warmup pitches and then did something curious.BEN WALKERaGeneral newsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsGuthrieSan FranciscoOklahomaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c527888ad27c4b53b3310aaa951f1016Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:04:09 GMTSuspect in 2 deputy deaths captured after manhunthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f24ae4ff3617485589abb60854c90724SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f24ae4ff3617485589abb60854c90724Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:55:10 GMTColleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very carefulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ce586e024641769a853707b1ea1459CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Colleagues of an American doctor who caught Ebola while treating patients in West Africa say he was a hard worker who conscientiously followed safety procedures.BOUBACAR DIALLOiGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGuineaWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84ce586e024641769a853707b1ea1459Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:49:43 GMTBishop ousted as PGA of America presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ab788f1566b4ab4a8635abe1fd2910cST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was never afraid to take a risk or share his strong opinions on any subject during his 23 months as president of the PGA of America. Ultimately, that wound up costing him his job.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfSocial mediaGolfWomen's golfRyder CupWomen's sportsSports governanceMen's sportsPGA ChampionshipsOnline mediaMediaEventsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ab788f1566b4ab4a8635abe1fd2910cSat, 25 Oct 2014 08:03:29 GMTDucks win 7th straight, 4-1 over Blue Jacketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaba1acf1ef24d7f89bb0f50598484b5ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Red-hot Corey Perry got another goal, John Gibson got another chance in net, and the Anaheim Mighty Ducks kept their winning streak alive with one of their most solid defensive efforts of the young season.JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyCaliforniaOhioSan JoseBuffaloUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaba1acf1ef24d7f89bb0f50598484b5Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:01:28 GMTSuspect arrested in death of 2 California deputieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c4817f48f6b430180f58b83b6553674SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern California counties before the 34-year-old suspect was taken into custody.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c4817f48f6b430180f58b83b6553674Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:01:40 GMTWashington school gunman was homecoming princehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45896dab791945a5bd10e29d42da449cMARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Jaylen Fryberg was well liked and athletic, a football player named to his high school's homecoming court just one week ago.MARTHA BELLISLENIGEL DUARAaGeneral newsHigh school footballHigh school sportsFootballNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationSportsWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45896dab791945a5bd10e29d42da449cSat, 25 Oct 2014 11:40:09 GMTWHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17afbfe1ffc645cf93d4418fbb0b1e0eDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.SARAH DiLORENZOiGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesPublic healthWest AfricaSenegalGuineaAfricaMaliLiberiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17afbfe1ffc645cf93d4418fbb0b1e0eSat, 25 Oct 2014 11:22:45 GMTWHO: Number of Ebola cases passes 10,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/106c89a0a6a54aa096787041b59b769dDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The number of people believed sickened by Ebola has passed 10,000, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.SARAH DiLORENZOiGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthWest AfricaSenegalAfricaGuineaLiberiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/106c89a0a6a54aa096787041b59b769dSat, 25 Oct 2014 10:29:54 GMTWorld Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce27590dda5747c59f44ddb6a4a92b43DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000.iGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsSenegalWest AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce27590dda5747c59f44ddb6a4a92b43Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:02:25 GMTDallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1aa5fda0b444e848f4e89b40146baf3BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms.JESSICA GRESKOaGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsDallasTexasFort WorthDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesMarylandNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1aa5fda0b444e848f4e89b40146baf3Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:39:47 GMTThompson scores 35 points, Warriors beat Nuggetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4a5a8d44ef346acb3c13e29a15a1a4dOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 35 points on 13-of 26 shooting in nearly 36 minutes to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Denver Nuggets 119-112 on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.RICHARD J. MARCUSsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4a5a8d44ef346acb3c13e29a15a1a4dSat, 25 Oct 2014 06:34:35 GMTWomen on front lines in Syria, Iraq against IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ce0340ba41b415f92c568ac57d722deSURUC, Turkey (AP) — Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by fighters from the Islamic State extremist group.ELENA BECATOROSBASSEM MROUEiGeneral newsGender issuesMilitant groupsWar and unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsTurkeySyriaMiddle EastIraqWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ce0340ba41b415f92c568ac57d722deSat, 25 Oct 2014 08:32:11 GMTSerena Williams beats Wozniacki to reach WTA finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51fc6f7437048b3a14958b5ffe2939aSINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams will get a chance to avenge a humiliating loss against Simona Halep after they both advanced to the championship match of the season-ending WTA Finals with victories in contrasting style on Saturday.CHRIS LINESsSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51fc6f7437048b3a14958b5ffe2939aSat, 25 Oct 2014 12:51:44 GMTEbola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3f84fe6bb0d44b795bc224a275c5a40NEW 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 healthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityBurundiCentral AfricaGuineaUnited StatesNorth AmericaEast AfricaAfricaWest Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3f84fe6bb0d44b795bc224a275c5a40Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:41:35 GMTIran hangs woman for killing alleged rapisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca0f7dd7c8c7438bbe1f673d8274d061TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her, the official IRNA news agency reported.ALI AKBAR DAREINIiGeneral newsViolent crimeDeath penalty controversyCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsCriminal punishmentIranMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca0f7dd7c8c7438bbe1f673d8274d061Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:56:16 GMTNY, New Jersey issue stronger Ebola quarantinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15ea3d35e32a41ebbb889cc2fca01ccbNEW YORK (AP) — The governors of New Jersey and New York have issued a mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients in West Africa.aGeneral newsHealthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew JerseyWest AfricaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15ea3d35e32a41ebbb889cc2fca01ccbSat, 25 Oct 2014 11:28:58 GMTWilliams beats Wozniacki to reach champs finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a58c0377168643c1928c30d22139517aSINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams advanced to the final of the WTA Finals after beating Caroline Wozniacki in a third-set tiebreaker on Saturday, winning 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6) to remain on course for a third-straight title in the season-ending championships.CHRIS LINESsSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a58c0377168643c1928c30d22139517aSat, 25 Oct 2014 10:42:56 GMTNumber of Islamic extremists growing in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e25294be2bdf4727967498d23a96c8acBERLIN (AP) — The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic extremists in the country is growing rapidly.iGeneral newsFundamentalismReligionSocial affairsGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e25294be2bdf4727967498d23a96c8acSat, 25 Oct 2014 10:20:13 GMTOlesen leads Perth International 3rd round leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b39a78c3dd10492ba21f8c266d6aa178PERTH, Australia (AP) — Thorbjorn Olesen's bunker shots and putting helped him grind out a 5-under 67 Saturday to lead the Perth International golf tournament by three strokes after the third round.sSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b39a78c3dd10492ba21f8c266d6aa178Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:41:35 GMTWTA plans World Cup teams eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eba9908f1ff4b64952b76dd119416e4SINGAPORE (AP) — The WTA is considering setting up its own World Cup team event, separate from the existing Fed Cup organized by the ITF.sSportsFed CupMen's tennisWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsEventsMen's sportsSingaporeSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eba9908f1ff4b64952b76dd119416e4Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:46:48 GMTKorda, Pace share lead in Blue Bay LPGAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f39811e6a644a6e808c07c9422b15efHAINAN ISLAND, China (AP) — American Jessica Korda rebounded from an opening double bogey for a share of the second-round lead Saturday in the Blue Bay LPGA.sSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsChinaEast AsiaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f39811e6a644a6e808c07c9422b15efSat, 25 Oct 2014 11:54:19 GMTAdWatch: Democrats make much of NC toll projecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68f47f8275784b8097851554abe577e7RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — TITLES: "Map." ''Toll."GARY D. ROBERTSONpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsPolitical fundraisingState legislatureTrafficLegislatureLegislationPolitical partiesState governmentsTransportationGeneral newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment regulationsCampaignsPolitical organizationsCharlotteUnited StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68f47f8275784b8097851554abe577e7Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:30:04 GMTEurope's bank test aims to strengthen economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ae6528300141e8982dae5026edf499FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank on Sunday will reveal the results of a yearlong search through the books of Europe's 130 biggest banks, a key part of the region's effort to recover from its debt and economic crisis.DAVID McHUGHiBusinessGeneral newsFinancial crisisEconomyFinancial servicesIndustriesFinancial marketsEuropeGermanyWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12ae6528300141e8982dae5026edf499Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:02:26 GMTRoberts scarcely mentions long ag record in Kansashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c236d507983b4d3d912aa87bb6daa25fLIBERAL, Kan. (AP) — One would hardly know from Republican Sen. Pat Roberts' campaign speech that he is revered as a champion of Kansas' all-important farm economy.THOMAS BEAUMONTpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsMunicipal governmentsAgricultureLegislatureIndustriesBusinessIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsLocal governmentsLegislationKansasUnited StatesDodge CityKansas CityNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c236d507983b4d3d912aa87bb6daa25fSat, 25 Oct 2014 07:50:42 GMTEbola: More calls for travel bans or quarantineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00a077d125184a84a1147b467bfc3f10WASHINGTON (AP) — The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation — Mali — renewed questions about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly disease. The governors of New York and New Jersey went ahead and issued their own quarantine order.CONNIE CASSwHealthGovernment and politicsDisease outbreaksEpidemicsState governmentsTravel laws and regulationsMunicipal governmentsDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesGeneral newsPublic healthGovernment regulationsLocal governmentsWest AfricaUnited StatesGuineaMaliAfricaNew YorkNew York CityDallasNorth AmericaTexashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00a077d125184a84a1147b467bfc3f10Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:57:10 GMTChamber of Commerce staying away from Georgia racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f6a74f501314ae9a0ffdd4eb7d100d1WASHINGTON (AP) — The most powerful business group in the country is spending tens of millions of dollars to help Republicans win control of the Senate with one glaring omission — the tight Georgia Senate race.DONNA CASSATApGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsMid-term electionsLegislatureGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f6a74f501314ae9a0ffdd4eb7d100d1Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:53:51 GMT