FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Nov 2014 00:25:28 -0800Tunisians vote for a new president, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisians have lined up at polling stations to vote in their North African country's first free and open presidential election.iGeneral newsElectionsNational electionsGovernment and politicsTunisiaNorth AfricaAfrica, 23 Nov 2014 07:32:47 GMTCullen wins Aussie Masters, Scott bid falls short, Australia (AP) — Australian lefthander Nick Cullen shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to win the Australian Masters by one stroke over Adam Scott, ending Scott's attempt for a third consecutive victory in the tournament.sSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfAustraliaOceania, 23 Nov 2014 07:56:49 GMTUnofficial scoring of the Pacquiao-Algieri fight (AP) — Unofficial scorecard by AP Boxing Writer Tim DahlbergsSportsMacauChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 05:31:33 GMTReport: Gunman shot Danish citizen in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The state news agency of Saudi Arabia is reporting that a gunman has shot and wounded a Danish citizen in the capital, Riyadh.iGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestSaudi ArabiaRiyadhMiddle East, 23 Nov 2014 06:56:13 GMTRedmond scores 2, Avalanche beat Hurricanes 4-3 (AP) — Zach Redmond scored his second goal of the game with 1:35 remaining, and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:57:27 GMTOfficial: Man who killed deputy had made threats, Fla. (AP) — A man who had made previous threats against police set his house on fire Saturday and ambushed the first sheriff's deputy who responded, fatally shooting the deputy and wounding another before he was killed by a police officer who lives nearby, a law enforcement official said.BRENDAN FARRINGTONaGeneral newsExtortion and threatsFiresViolent crimeCrimePoliceAccidents and disastersLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsFloridaTallahasseeUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:26:59 GMTCivic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet, Mo. (AP) — Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.JOHN O'CONNORJIM SALTERaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsCrimeArrestsViolent crimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderLegal proceedingsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:54:09 GMTNew Mexico spaceport sets sights on new customers, N.M. (AP) — The scramble to get everything ready for the launch of the world's first commercial flights from Spaceport America came to a screeching halt nearly a month ago when Virgin Galactic's spaceship broke up over the California desert during a test flight.SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANaGeneral newsScienceState legislatureGovernment and politicsTravelLegislatureState governmentsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessLeisure travelLifestyleNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:41:14 GMTWilliams, Raptors beat struggling Cavs, 110-93 (AP) — LeBron James has a blunt assessment for where the Cavaliers stand after 12 games.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballTorontoClevelandOntarioCanadaNorth AmericaOhioUnited States, 23 Nov 2014 05:00:44 GMTNo. 19 Missouri outlasts Tennessee 29-21, Tenn. (AP) — Missouri found a way to win on the road once again.STEVE MEGARGEEsSportsCollege footballSEC Football Championship GameCollege sportsFootballEventsTennesseeMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:49:53 GMTPacquiao knocked Algieri down 6 times, dominates (AP) — Manny Pacquiao got the big knockdowns he desperately craved, battering Chris Algieri around the ring Sunday on his way to a decision win in a lopsided welterweight title fight.TIM DAHLBERGiGeneral newsSportsMen's boxingBoxingMen's sportsMacauChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 06:15:51 GMTHarden scores 32 as Rockets beat Mavericks 95-92 (AP) — James Harden has starred on offense since joining the Houston Rockets. After some intense criticism in the offseason, he's now stepped things up on defense, too.KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballHoustonTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:18:05 GMTNo. 4 Mississippi St beats Vanderbilt 51-0, Miss. (AP) — Dak Prescott threw three touchdown passes and ran for another to lead No. 4 Mississippi State over Vanderbilt 51-0 on Saturday night.DAVID BRANDTsSportsCollege sportsCollege footballFootballMississippiStarkvilleAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:15:07 GMTKaminsky scores 26 as No. 3 Wisconsin beats Boise, Wis. (AP) — Frank Kaminsky scored 26 points and No. 3 Wisconsin beat Boise State 78-54 on Saturday night.sSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsWisconsinBoiseUnited StatesNorth AmericaIdaho, 23 Nov 2014 05:35:46 GMTPolice find mom of baby abandoned in Sydney drain (AP) — Police in Australia were questioning a 20-year-old woman whose newborn baby was found Sunday abandoned in a drain near a Sydney freeway.iGeneral newsAustraliaSydneyOceania, 23 Nov 2014 06:00:50 GMTNo. 9 Georgia rolls past Charleston Southern 55-9, Ga. (AP) — Nick Chubb and Georgia took care of Charleston Southern early, looking to carry the momentum into next week's state rivalry game against Georgia Tech.CHARLES ODUMsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballGeorgiaAthensUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:22:11 GMTKohler introduces odor-eating toilet seat (AP) — Blow out the candle and ditch the aerosol can.M.L. JOHNSONhtBusinessTechnologyWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 03:57:02 GMTJewish settlers blamed in Palestinian house fire, West Bank (AP) — A Palestinian family says their West Bank home was torched in an attack they blamed on Jewish settlers.iGeneral newsTerritorial disputesFiresWar and unrestAccidents and disastersPalestinian territoriesWest BankIsraelMiddle East, 23 Nov 2014 07:57:04 GMTToday in History is Sunday, Nov. 23, the 327th day of 2014. There are 38 days left in the year.The Associated PressaWorld War IIAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationEventsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:00:30 GMTHundley leads No. 11 UCLA past No. 24 USC 38-20, Calif. (AP) — Brett Hundley's first pass was intercepted by Southern California linebacker Anthony Sarao, who returned it up the UCLA sideline for a shocking touchdown. Red-clad fans rocked the predominantly blue Rose Bowl, hoping this rivalry was undergoing a seismic shift.GREG BEACHAMsSportsCollege footballCoachingCollege sportsFootballPasadenaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:24:13 GMTVermette nets winner for Coyotes vs. Sharks JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Antoine Vermette, who also scored in regulation, netted the lone goal of the shootout to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Saturday night.RICK EYMERsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsSan JoseCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:44:34 GMTPacquiao leads Algieri on unofficial scorecard (AP) — Unofficial scorecard by AP Boxing Writer Tim DahlbergsSportsMacauChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 06:03:50 GMTCleanup on, flood threat looms after huge NY snow, N.Y. (AP) — Beth Bragg's home was spared the worst of a lake-effect storm that buried parts of the Buffalo area under more than 7 feet of snow. But she was still out first-thing Saturday with her shovel — along with hundreds of other volunteers.MICHAEL HILLaGeneral newsWeatherWinter weatherFloodsHealthVolunteerismAccidentsAccidents and disastersSocial affairsBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:43:34 GMTKnicks win 91-83, drop 76ers to 0-13 YORK (AP) — Even with a winless team coming to Madison Square Garden, there was no chance of the New York Knicks being overconfident.BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballNew York CityPhiladelphiaNew YorkHoustonUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaTexas, 23 Nov 2014 04:32:46 GMTNo. 18 Iowa women hold off Dayton, 90-83 CITY, Iowa. (AP) — Samantha Logic posted her fifth-career triple-double, and Bethany Doolittle scored 23 points and blocked five shots, to lead No. 18 Iowa women past Dayton 90-83 in the championship game of the Hawkeye Challenge on Saturday night.sSportsWomen's sportsWomen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsIowaIowa CityUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:29:11 GMTDavis scores career-high 43 as Pelicans beat Jazz LAKE CITY (AP) — Anthony Davis had a career-high 43 points and 14 rebounds, Jrue Holiday added 19 points and eight assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Utah Jazz 106-94 on Saturday night.JOHN COONsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballUtahUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:53:56 GMTAfghan parliament approves US, NATO agreements, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's parliament approved agreements Sunday with the U.S. and NATO allowing international troops to remain in the country past the end of this year amid a renewed offensive by Taliban militants.RAHIM FAIEZiGeneral newsInternational agreementsGovernment and politicsLegislatureInternational relationsUnited StatesAfghanistanNorth AmericaCentral AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 08:19:36 GMTOklahoma State losses 49-28 at No. 6 Baylor, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State took the redshirt off highly touted freshman quarterback Mason Rudolph and now has only more chance to get bowl eligible.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballWacoTexasOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:20:33 GMTNo. 6 Baylor beats Oklahoma State 49-28, Texas (AP) — Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty broke into the open with the end zone in front of him.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsCollege sportsCollege footballProfessional footballFootballWacoOklahomaTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:07:10 GMTOut of control: FSU, OSU just win, baby State finally took control of its game against Indiana in the fourth quarter. That was still better than Florida State.RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballFloridaMississippiAlabamaOregonUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:36:45 GMTForsberg lifts Predators over Panthers 3-2 in SO, Tenn. (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored the lone goal in a shootout, and the Nashville Predators beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday night after squandering a two-goal lead in the final minute of the third period.JIM DIAMONDsSportsMountain lionsMen's sportsMammalsAnimalsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:05:42 GMTPierce, Wall lead Wizards over Bucks 111-100 (AP) — Paul Pierce scored 25 points and John Wall added 19 points as the Washington Wizards rallied in the second half to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 111-100 Saturday.sSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:15:16 GMTHudler leads Flames past Devils in SO, Alberta (AP) — Jiri Hudler scored late in regulation to start Calgary's comeback and then got the deciding goal in the shootout to lift the Flames to 5-4 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaCalgaryCanadaNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:55:55 GMTPacquiao knocks Algieri down 6 times, dominates (AP) — Manny Pacquiao couldn't resist having a little fun after getting the signature win he desperately needed for the fight boxing fans desperately want to see.TIM DAHLBERGiGeneral newsSportsBoxingMen's boxingMen's sportsMacauChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 07:08:45 GMTFerguson prepares for grand jury decision, Mo. (AP) — Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.JOHN O'CONNORJIM SALTERaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsCrimeArrestsViolent crimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderLegal proceedingsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 07:15:14 GMTNo. 13 Kentucky women hold off Cent Michigan 71-68 PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Jennifer O'Neill scored 19 points, including five 3-pointers, as No. 13 Kentucky women held on for a 71-68 win over Central Michigan on Saturday night.sSportsWomen's sportsWomen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMichiganKentuckyMount PleasantUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:21:50 GMTToews, Hossa lead Blackhawks in 7-1 rout of Oilers, Alberta (AP) — Marian Hossa had a goal and three assists, and Jonathan Toews scored twice as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 7-1 Saturday night.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyAlbertaEdmontonCanadaNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:12:12 GMTStanford routs rival Cal 38-17 in 117th Big Game, Calif. (AP) — Stanford players paraded around the field with the Axe, sprinted into the tunnel and shouted so loud outside the visiting locker room at Memorial Stadium that they drowned out coach David Shaw's news conference in the next room.ANTONIO GONZALEZsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:15:45 GMT37 homes collapse, dozens injured in Japan quake (AP) — Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.KEN MORITSUGUMARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsProperty damageNatural disasters2011 Japan earthquake and tsunamiAccidents and disastersEventsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryAccidentsTsunamisJapanEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 04:35:35 GMTParker leads Spurs over Nets 99-87 ANTONIO (AP) — Tony Parker had 22 points and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed in 99-87 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:03:16 GMTStrong quake in west China kills 4; 54 hurt (AP) — A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least four people and injured 54 others, including schoolchildren in a stampede, officials said Sunday.Associated PressiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersChinaChengduGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 05:36:42 GMTFormer DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 (AP) — Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78.BEN NUCKOLSwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesCrimeLegislaturePolitical movementsSocial issuesSocial affairsLocal electionsElectionsPolitical issuesDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 08:04:18 GMTBaby girl accidentally shot in New York City home YORK (AP) — Police say a 9-month-old girl is hospitalized after she was accidentally shot inside her home in New York City.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 05:58:38 GMTPacquiao dominates Algieri on unofficial scorecard (AP) — Unofficial scorecard by AP Boxing Writer Tim DahlbergsSportsMacauChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 06:07:50 GMTBenn's 2 1st-period goals lift Stars over Kings (AP) — Jamie Benn scored two first-period goals, and the Dallas Stars held on to beat the Los Angeles Kings 5-4 on Saturday night.sSportsSports transactionsCelebrityMen's sportsSports businessProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyEntertainmentArts and entertainmentDallasSeguinTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:19:59 GMT2009 massacre haunts Philippines as trial slows, Philippines (AP) — Five years after gunmen flagged down a convoy of cars and massacred all 58 occupants, including scores of journalists, in a southern Philippine province, the body count continues to rise.JIM GOMEZiGeneral newsMassacresLegal proceedingsCrimeGovernment and politicsLaw and orderWar and unrestPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 05:49:14 GMTNo. 13 Gonzaga eases past St Thomas Aquinas 109-55, Wash. (AP) — Angel Nunez scored 24 points and Byron Wesley added 22 to help No. 13 Gonzaga beat Division II St. Thomas Aquinas College 109-55 on Saturday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.CAREY J. WILLIAMSsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsWashingtonSpokaneUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 04:12:25 GMTZou wins before home crowd on Pacquiao undercard (AP) — Zou Shiming treated the home crowd to an entertaining win Sunday, knocking down Kwanpichit Onesongchaigym three times on his way to a foul-plagued unanimous decision on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri title fight.TIM DAHLBERGsSportsMen's sportsBoxingMen's boxingMacauChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Nov 2014 05:17:00 GMTNo. 4 Duke tops Stanford to win Coaches vs Cancer YORK (AP) — Johnny Dawkins walked over to Mike Krzyzewski and gave his former coach and mentor a hug after No. 4 Duke beat his Stanford team in the title game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.TOM CANAVANsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballCoachingMen's sportsBasketballCollege sportsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Nov 2014 06:19:05 GMTAP NewsAlert, D.C. (AP) — Former DC mayor Marion Barry, who staged comeback after 1990 crack cocaine arrest, has died.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsDrug-related crimeCrimeArrestsMunicipal governmentsLaw and orderLocal governments, 23 Nov 2014 07:37:14 GMT