FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Oct 2014 21:13:47 -0700Father of country star Reba McEntire dies, Okla. (AP) — The father of country music star Reba McEntire has died in Oklahoma.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:09:48 GMTThis Date in Baseball — Danny Murphy of Philadelphia had four hits as the Athletics beat the New York Giants 13-2 to win the World Series in six games. The A's put the game out of reach with a seven-run seventh inning.The Associated PresssMLB World SeriesSports transactionsMLB PlayoffsSports team ownership changesBaseballProfessional baseballCelebritySportsSports businessEventsMen's sportsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessEntertainmentArts and entertainmentProfessional footballFootballTexasNew York CityNew YorkPhiladelphiaSt. LouisSan FranciscoIllinoisOaklandLos AngelesMichiganKansas CityClevelandTampaChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaMissouriCaliforniaOhioFlorida, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:34 GMTWoman quarantined in New Jersey develops fever, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Department of Health says a woman who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from West Africa and was the first traveler to be quarantined under an Ebola watch has developed a fever.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew JerseyNewarkWest AfricaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricaNew York, 25 Oct 2014 01:14:13 GMTTimberwolves overcome Bulls 113-112 LOUIS (AP) — Zach LaVine tried not to think about guarding Derrick Rose.R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sports, 25 Oct 2014 03:51:00 GMTBrazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters' DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president this weekend are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present."BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsRio de JaneiroBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 04:06:12 GMTIginla leads Avalanche past Canucks 7-3 (AP) — Jarome Iginla collected his first two goals for Colorado and had an assist, helping the Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-3 on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:15 GMTEx-mob boss gets 4 months for meeting friend (AP) — A reputed former mob boss was ordered back to prison Friday for violating parole, and his lawyer complained that the FBI would pursue his client "to the grave."MARYCLAIRE DALEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPhiladelphiaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:39:22 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, beat Giants 3-2 in Game 3 Holland closes it out with a 1-2-3 ninth inning and the Royals lead 2-1 in the World Series. Game 4 is Saturday night from San Francisco.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:36:11 GMTCain's RBI, catches help Royals lead Giants 1-0 FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie limited the Giants to a pair of singles, Lorenzo Cain drove in a run against Tim Hudson with a grounder three batters in and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 1-0 after three innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sportsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:28:50 GMTBenn scores in fifth straight, Stars edge Devils, N.J. (AP) — Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and Dallas beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils' NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight.TOM CANAVANsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:43:40 GMTRoyals lead Giants 3-2 after 6 innings in Game 3 FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 3-2 after six innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:39:04 GMTBosh, Wade lead Heat past Grizzlies 104-98, Tenn. (AP) — Derrick Rose certainly looks ready to go. The Minnesota Timberwolves were much stronger finishers.CLAY BAILEYsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:57:27 GMTHong Kong protesters to vote on govt offers KONG (AP) — Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters' response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestLocal governmentsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 02:08:11 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, lead 3-2 late in Game 3 Royals have turned the game over to their lights-out bullpen, and everything is going according to plan.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:24:08 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, take 2-0 lead in Game 3 starter Tim Hudson had retired 12 in a row before Alcides Escobar's one-out single in the sixth. Alex Gordon follows with an RBI double to deep center, making it 2-0.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:52:01 GMTIs refinancing your mortgage worth it? interest rate pendulum has swung in favor of homeowners again.ALEX VEIGAfBusinessPersonal financePersonal loansReal estateFinancial servicesIndustries, 25 Oct 2014 04:03:12 GMTFeds: Nothing new on Tsarnaev, 3 slayings (AP) — Prosecutors said in a court filing Friday they don't have any new evidence that the brother of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was involved in a 2011 triple slaying and have no witness who will testify to what Tsarnaev knew about his brother and the killings.DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsBoston Marathon bombingCrimeBombingsLaw and orderEventsViolent crimeBostonWalthamMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:36:49 GMTLloyd leads US women past Mexico 3-0, Pa. (AP) — After the United States' path to the World Cup hit a snag four years ago, Carli Lloyd was happy to help send the team through smoothly this time.ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsWomen's sports2015 FIFA Women's World CupFIFA Women's World CupWomen's soccerAthlete injuriesSoccerEventsAthlete healthInternational soccerMexicoTrinidad and TobagoUnited StatesPennsylvaniaLatin America and CaribbeanCosta RicaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaCaribbean, 25 Oct 2014 04:02:55 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, take early lead in Game 3 Cain makes another sliding catch in right field to end the second inning, making Royals manager Ned Yost look like a genius for reconfiguring his outfield in Game 3.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:14:20 GMTToday in History is Saturday, Oct. 25, the 298th day of 2014. There are 67 days left in the year.The Associated PressaCrimeViolent crimeGeneral newsNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:18 GMTThomas, Dragic lead Suns over Jazz 105-100 LAKE CITY (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 19 points off the bench and Goran Dragic added 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting to help the Phoenix Suns close out the NBA preseason with a 105-100 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.JOHN COONsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballUtahUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:07:23 GMTEgypt declares emergency in northern Sinai, Egypt (AP) — A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.ASHRAF SWEILAMMAGGIE MICHAELiGeneral newsMilitant groupsBombingsWar and unrestPolitical assassinationsTerrorismMunicipal governmentsTerritorial disputesAssassinationsArmed forcesEmergency managementImprovised explosivesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesEgyptCairoIsraelMiddle EastGaza StripNile RiverNorth AfricaAfricaPalestinian territories, 25 Oct 2014 01:58:09 GMT16 killed in China coal mine collapse (AP) — A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, China's official news agency said Saturday.iBusinessGeneral newsAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesMaterials industryAccidentsChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 03:49:47 GMTNepal bus crash kills 14, injures dozens, Nepal (AP) — A Nepal bus packed with people, including Israeli tourists and locals heading home for a Hindu festival, veered off a mountain highway, killing 14 and injuring dozens, police said Saturday.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 03:13:46 GMTNYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror YORK (AP) — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday.TOM HAYSaGeneral newsTerrorismAccidents and disastersViolent crimePoliceWar and unrestCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:08:50 GMTCoaching hot seats heating up tabloids have the trap door set for Rex Ryan in New York. Talk radio can't chat enough about who the next coach of the Falcons will be.BARRY WILNERsSportsCoachingMen's sportsFootballProfessional football, 25 Oct 2014 04:02:55 GMTTed Bishop out as PGA president SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.DOUG FERGUSONaGeneral newsMen's golfGolfSocial mediaWomen's golfRyder CupWomen's sportsSports governanceMen's sportsPGA ChampionshipsSportsOnline mediaMediaEventsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:51:28 GMTNY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others YORK (AP) — Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa.MARILYNN MARCHIONEMIKE STOBBEaGeneral newsHealthState governmentsMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsLocal governmentsNew YorkWest AfricaUnited StatesNew York CityGuineaNew JerseySierra LeoneAfricaNewarkManhattanNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:01:36 GMTGoogle exec sets records with leap from near-space, N.M. (AP) — Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space.htBusinessGeneral newsScienceSportsTechnologyRecord setting eventsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleRoswellNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:02:10 GMTPerfumed Perez making good scents for Royals FRANCISCO (AP) — Salvador Perez is a player who doesn't want to make a stink.RONALD BLUMaGeneral newsLifestyleSportsFashionBeauty and fashionMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsPersonal careEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:36:56 GMTStock market's big seesaw gives investors pause YORK (AP) — Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors.STEVE ROTHWELLaBusinessGeneral newsEconomyLeading economic indicatorsStock marketsFinancial marketsFinancial servicesIndustriesUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 04:06:05 GMTRested Mavericks down short-handed Magic 117-92, Fla. (AP) — Chandler Parsons scored 24 points, and Dirk Nowitzki added 16 as the Mavericks ended the preseason with a 117-92 win over the Magic on Friday.KYLE HIGHTOWERsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballOrlandoDallasFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexas, 25 Oct 2014 01:43:08 GMTShipping company pleads guilty in molasses spill (AP) — A shipping company pleaded guilty Friday to criminal charges from a 233,000-gallon molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor, but a federal judge said he wants to examine the legality of $600,000 in community service payments the company has agreed to pay.JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaBusinessGeneral newsScienceSmall businessCorporate crimeCrimeNational courtsHarborsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesCorporate newsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryEnvironment and natureHonoluluHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:28:27 GMTSuspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies, 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 America, 25 Oct 2014 03:48:00 GMTBack in the Bay Area, Guthrie gets Series win FRANCISCO (AP) — The Bay Area will always be special to Jeremy Guthrie.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:48:26 GMTDallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama, 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 diseasesObituariesDiseases and conditionsDallasTexasDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesMarylandNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:37:38 GMT15 jailed for life in Argentina 'dirty war' trial AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine court has convicted and sentenced to life in prison 15 former military, police and civilian officials for abductions, torture and killings of dozens of dissidents during the country's 1976-83 dictatorship.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderArgentinaBuenos AiresSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 02:45:08 GMTLava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island (AP) — A growing lava stream threatening homes and inching closer to a rural road on Hawaii's Big Island oozed forward in fits and starts this week, frustrating some residents but giving officials a window of time to prepare.CATHY BUSSEWITZaGeneral newsScienceSportsTravelLifestyleVolcanoesEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:40 GMTLightning beat Jets 4-2, Manitoba (AP) — Jonathan Drouin, Vladislav Namestnikov and Ondrej Palat scored in the second period, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsWinnipegManitobaCanadaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:13:40 GMTBrazil presidential rivals face off in debate DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's presidential candidates faced off in a heated debate Friday night just two days before their runoff election, with the focus on allegations of corruption and arguments over who could best spark a stalled economy.BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsEconomyPolitical corruptionCharity fundraisingGovernment and politicsCampaignsElectionsBusinessPricesPolitical issuesNational electionsPhilanthropySocial affairsBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 02:23:05 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, take 3-2 lead in Game 3 Guthrie gives up a leadoff single to Brandon Crawford in the sixth inning, ending the right-hander's string of 10 consecutive outs.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:23:12 GMTOutgoing president's party leads Uruguay contest, Uruguay (AP) — The political party of outgoing President Jose Mujica, who gained international notice for social reforms such as legalization of marijuana and gay marriage, leads going into Sunday's election to replace him but victory is far from assured.LEONARDO HABERKORNiGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesGovernment transitionsNational electionsElectionsBusinessPolitical organizationsNational governmentsUruguaySouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 04:00:59 GMTCornyn, Democrat Alameel meet in only debate (AP) — Problems with the nation's immigration system dominated a debate Friday between U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Democratic challenger David Alameel.TERRY WALLACEpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsHispanicsLegislatureImmigrationCampaignsSocial issuesSocial affairsUnited StatesTexasDallasNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:40:48 GMTRoyals beat Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead FRANCISCO (AP) — Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That winning formula of fundamental baseball has put the Kansas City Royals ahead in the World Series.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoKansas CityCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissouri, 25 Oct 2014 03:46:44 GMTMarine death is 1st in campaign against IS (AP) — The Pentagon has announced the first death of a U.S. military member involved in the campaign against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.wGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIraqNorth AmericaMiddle East, 25 Oct 2014 02:58:10 GMTNY, New Jersey issue stronger Ebola quarantine 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 AmericaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 01:44:48 GMTNevada puts stop to ridesharing Uber for now VEGAS (AP) — It didn't take long for Uber to come to a screeching halt in Nevada. District Court Judge James Russell in Carson City has blocked Uber from offering any rides in the state through at least Nov. 7. A hearing is set for Nov. 6.MICHELLE RINDELSKIMBERLY PIERCEALLaBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessGovernment regulationsIndustry regulationConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsGovernment and politicsGovernment business and financeLas VegasNevadaCarson CityRenoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:24:54 GMTDeRozan scores 15, Raptors beat Knicks 83-80 (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points, Jonas Valanciunas added 13, and the Toronto Raptors beat the New York Knicks 83-80 on Friday night at the Bell Centre in the final preseason game for both teams.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballCanadaNew York CityTorontoMontrealNorth AmericaNew YorkUnited StatesOntarioQuebec, 25 Oct 2014 03:16:40 GMTHarden helps Rockets beat Spurs 96-87 in preseason (AP) — James Harden scored 25 points, and the Houston Rockets used a big run before halftime to beat the San Antonio Spurs 96-87 in a preseason game on Friday night.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballHoustonSan AntonioTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:48:19 GMTSchool gunman was Homecoming prince, students say, Wash. (AP) — A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.DOUG ESSERMARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsHigh school footballHigh school sportsFootballNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationSportsWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:08:30 GMT