FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Sep 2014 22:57:01 -0700Fence-jumper makes it into the White House (AP) — A man jumped over the fence of the White House on Friday and made it through the front door before officers managed to apprehend him, the Secret Service said. President Barack Obama had departed the White House just minutes earlier.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsDistrict of ColumbiaNetherlandsUnited StatesNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 05:24:18 GMTAfter 2 weeks, search still on for 2 Maryland kids (AP) — It's been almost two weeks since Troy Turner last saw two of his kids, 3-year-old Sarah, his "tomboy princess," and 2-year-old Jacob, who he calls "Bubby."JESSICA GRESKOwGeneral newsMissing personsMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:37:01 GMTWhite Sox eliminate Rays from playoff contention PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jose Quintana pitched into the eighth inning and Avisail Garcia had a two-run double to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Friday night, eliminating the Rays from playoff contention.sSportsMLB PlayoffsEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTampaFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:07:18 GMTPlouffe lifts Twins past Indians in 10th (AP) — Trevor Plouffe singled in Danny Santana in the 10th inning to give the Minnesota Twins a 5-4, comeback victory over Cleveland on Friday night, further damaging the Indians' already slim playoff hopes.ADAM CZECHsSportsMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsEventsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:03:08 GMTCuddyer's 7 RBIs key Rockies 15-3 win over D-backs (AP) — Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.DENNIS GEORGATOSsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:28:50 GMTAlibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut YORK (AP) — Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.MAE ANDERSONhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyFinancial servicesIndustriesCorporate stockCorporate newsChinaUnited StatesGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:55:02 GMTWith Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know YORK (AP) — China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history:KEN SWEEThtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyCorporate stockCorporate newsChinaUnited StatesGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:48:39 GMT5 ways to protect yourself from data breaches YORK (AP) — Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information.JOSEPH PISANIhtBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeTechnologyComputer and data securityHackingConsumer protection and advocacyComputing and information technologyTechnology issuesConsumer affairsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesSoftware, 20 Sep 2014 05:05:21 GMTFence jumper at White House sparks evacuation (AP) — Much of the White House was evacuated on Friday after someone jumped over the fence and ran toward the executive mansion, minutes after President Barack Obama had departed.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsWomen travelersTravelLifestyleDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 02:54:44 GMTSecret Service says fence-jumper made it through North Portico doors of White House (AP) — Secret Service says fence-jumper made it through North Portico doors of White House.wGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agencies, 20 Sep 2014 03:19:12 GMTAP Sportlight — For the first time in the history of photo finishes a triple dead heat for first place is recorded, at Willow's Park, Victoria, British Columbia.The Associated PresssWomen's sportsWomen's golfWomen's tennisRyder CupMen's golfCollege soccerRecord setting eventsWomen's soccerGolfCollege sportsCollege footballProfessional soccerProfessional baseballU.S. Open Women's Golf ChampionshipsFormula OneTennisIndyCarSportsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessEventsMen's sportsSoccerGeneral newsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyBaseballProfessional footballFootballAutomobile racingCFL footballMen's college basketballCollege basketballBasketballMen's basketballUnited StatesKansasMissouriPhiladelphiaSan FranciscoIllinoisWisconsinSan DiegoGreen BaySeattleIndianaNew York CityCaliforniaMichiganMiamiWashingtonOhioHoustonSt. LouisDistrict of ColumbiaMassachusettsChicagoPittsburghKansas CityKansas CityColoradoEuropeAlabamaCincinnatiGastoniaMississippiEast AfricaNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaNew YorkOklahomaTexasNorth CarolinaAfrica, 20 Sep 2014 04:00:47 GMTTom Pernice Jr. shoots 60 in Hawaii Championship, Hawaii (AP) — Tom Pernice Jr. birdied his final four holes for a 12-under 60 and a four-stroke lead Friday in the Champions Tour's Hawaii Championship.sSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:21:36 GMTSpokane's Cupich to be next Chicago archbishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars and has embraced Pope Francis' focus on fighting poverty, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned.RACHEL ZOLLaGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsReligious issuesSocial issuesHuman welfareUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:13:26 GMTAncient Indian sport of kabaddi gains popularity DELHI (AP) — An ancient Indian sport that looks like a mixture of tag, dodgeball and wrestling has barreled back into the Indian national consciousness to become one of the country's most popular sports, trailing only cricket.PATRICK REEVELLiGeneral newsSportsAthlete compensationCricketWages and salariesMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessPersonnelIndiaMumbaiJaipurSouth AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 04:38:20 GMTNo NFL lead safe a cliche that works YORK (AP) — The Associated Press awards a Comeback Player of the Year in February. Maybe this season the AP should hand out comeback team honors, too.BARRY WILNERsSportsFootballProfessional footballPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:04:12 GMTBrennan Poole wins ARCA race at Kentucky, Ky. (AP) — Brennan Poole held off Matt Tifft to win the 150-mile ARCA Series race Friday night at Kentucky Speedway.sSportsAutomobile racingKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 02:29:14 GMTRangers win 7th straight, rout AL-best Angels 12-3, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Rua had four hits, Jake Smolinski homered and the Texas Rangers beat the playoff-bound Los Angeles Angels 12-3 Friday night for their seventh straight victory.GREG BEACHAMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsMLB PlayoffsEventsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexasLos Angeles, 20 Sep 2014 05:29:33 GMTTurkey: 49 hostages have been freed, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Saturday that 49 Turkish hostages who were seized by Islamic militants in Iraq have been freed and safely returned to Turkey, ending Turkey's most serious hostage crisis.SUZAN FRASERiGeneral newsHostage situationsInternational incidentsGovernment and politicsTurkeyMiddle EastAzerbaijanIraqWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europe, 20 Sep 2014 05:18:30 GMTFlorida State suspends Winston for entire game, Fla. (AP) — Florida State has suspended Jameis Winston for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday, extending its initial punishment of one half after the quarterback made "offensive and vulgar" comments about female anatomy earlier this week.KAREEM COPELANDaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 05:09:36 GMTTigers pound Royals 10-1 to pad AL Central lead CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Detroit Tigers insisted that they weren't trying to make a statement.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:17:08 GMTMexico agency hears witness of army-gang faceoff, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's Civil Rights Commission said Friday it has talked to a witness in the case of a June 30 slaying of 22 people at a warehouse in southern Mexico.MARK STEVENSONE. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesCriminal investigationsWar and unrestMilitary legal affairsGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderMilitary and defense, 20 Sep 2014 02:42:19 GMTBad weather delays SpaceX launch with 3-D printer CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Rainy weather has forced SpaceX to delay its latest supply run to the International Space Station.MARCIA DUNNhtBusinessScienceTechnologySpace launches3-D technologyWeatherGeneral newsEntertainment and media technologyIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesSpace explorationContracts and ordersCorporate newsGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsPlanetsAstronomyFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 20 Sep 2014 05:48:01 GMTA's Lester holds Phillies to 5 hits in 7 innings, Calif. (AP) — Coco Crisp had two hits and drove in a run, supporting another strong outing from Jon Lester, and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Friday night to regain the top spot in the chase for AL wild cards.RICK EYMERsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:52:17 GMTCardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central LOUIS (AP) — John Lackey powered back into the St. Louis postseason rotation picture with 7 2-3 dominant innings, and Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday hit consecutive homers in the first inning of the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:11:10 GMTAP Exclusive: CIA halts spying in Europe (AP) — The CIA has curbed spying on friendly governments in Western Europe in response to the furor over a German caught selling secrets to the United States and the Edward Snowden revelations of classified information held by the National Security Agency, according to current and former U.S. officials.KEN DILANIANwGovernment and politicsEspionageIntelligence agenciesMilitary intelligenceClassified informationNational securityCrimeGeneral newsMilitary and defenseGovernment surveillancePolitical issuesHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsEuropeGermanyFranceRussiaUnited StatesWestern EuropeTurkeyMiddle EastEastern EuropeNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:08:52 GMTForeign fighters, Ebola top Obama's UN agenda (AP) — President Barack Obama will call on fellow world leaders next week to back a United Nations resolution calling on nations to stem the flow of foreign fighters joining terrorist organizations like the Islamic State, as the United States seeks to build legitimacy for its military campaign in Iraq and Syria, the White House said Friday.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsInternational incidentsDisease outbreaksUnited Nations General Assembly Annual MeetingWar and unrestTerrorismInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGeneral newsPublic healthEventsInternational relationsUnited StatesSyriaNorth AmericaMiddle East, 20 Sep 2014 04:55:14 GMTCambodian police bust Thais with $7M in fake bills PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Three Thai men arrested in Cambodia for allegedly carrying counterfeit U.S. $100 bills with a face value of more than $7 million planned to circulate the fakes in rural areas where they would be less likely to be detected, police said Saturday.iGeneral newsCounterfeiting and forgerySmugglingArrestsCrimeLaw and orderCambodiaThailandSoutheast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 03:55:48 GMTFlorida State increases quarterback Jameis Winston's suspension to entire game against Clemson, Fla. (AP) — Florida State increases quarterback Jameis Winston's suspension to entire game against Clemson.sSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:22:04 GMTGoodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated' YORK (AP) — More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.BARRY WILNERaGeneral newsSportsDomestic violenceSports governanceSex in societyCriminal investigationsViolenceProfessional footballMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessFamily issuesSocial affairsSocial issuesViolent crimeCrimeFootballLaw and order, 20 Sep 2014 05:03:13 GMTRecord amount of retardant used on California fire, Calif. (AP) — A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames. And so they are dropping record-breaking amounts — more than 203,000 gallons in one day alone.RAQUEL MARIA DILLIONGILLIAN FLACCUSaGeneral newsScienceArsonFiresWildlifeAccidents and disastersNatural disastersForestsCrimeEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:56:35 GMTBody of Texas sheriff's deputy found in lake, Texas (AP) — Divers found the body of a missing Central Texas sheriff's deputy Friday, a day after her patrol car was found swamped by floodwaters minutes after she radioed for help while checking flooded low-water crossings.aGeneral newsWeatherStormsFloodsAccidents and disastersPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsTexasAustinUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:47:58 GMTGuilty verdict in peanut trial should send warning, Ga. (AP) — Food safety advocates say a guilty verdict in a rare federal food-poisoning trial should send a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over people's welfare.RUSS BYNUMKATE BRUMBACKaBusinessGeneral newsObstruction of justiceFood safetyDisease outbreaksLegal proceedingsCrimePublic healthHealthLaw and orderPoisoningDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesProducts and servicesCorporate newsAlbanyUnited StatesGeorgiaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:21:51 GMTSan Diego's new bulldog Marine mascot graduates DIEGO (AP) — The newest Marine recruit in San Diego is 6 months old and has four legs.aGeneral newsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:10:20 GMTKershaw gets 20th win as Dodgers pound Cubs 14-5 (AP) — Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year.JAY COHENsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisLos AngelesSan FranciscoPittsburghUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniaPennsylvania, 20 Sep 2014 05:28:57 GMT4 homers propel Mariners over Astros 10-5 (AP) — Dustin Ackley hit two solo homers, and Mike Zunino and Kyle Seager each hit three-run shots in a seven-run fourth inning as the Seattle Mariners cruised to a 10-5 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasHoustonUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:02:53 GMTPetition filed seeking to block Peterson from son (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota filed a petition Friday seeking a protective order for the 4-year-old son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.sSportsLegal proceedingsCrimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderGeneral newsProfessional footballFootballMinnesotaTexasMinneapolisUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 02:39:45 GMTJury awards $16M to families of 4 crash victims VEGAS (AP) — A jury has awarded $16 million to the families of four passengers who were killed in a December 2011 helicopter crash near Lake Mead.aGeneral newsAccidentsLegal proceedingsAccidents and disastersTransportationLaw and order, 20 Sep 2014 02:30:31 GMTThis Date In Baseball — Daffy Dean of the St. Louis Cardinals pitched a no-hitter against the Brooklyn Dodgers for 3-0 victory in the second game of an Ebbets Field doubleheader. Daffy's brother Dizzy, held Brooklyn hitless until the eighth inning in the opener and won 13-0.The Associated PresssMLB PlayoffsRecord setting eventsProfessional baseballCelebritySportsEventsBaseballMen's sportsGeneral newsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentProfessional footballFootballTexasNew York CityCaliforniaPhiladelphiaNew YorkIllinoisSt. LouisLos AngelesBrooklynOaklandKansas CityColoradoSan FranciscoMichiganPittsburghHoustonSeattleCincinnatiClevelandAlabamaWashingtonFloridaTorontoMontrealUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniaMissouriOhioOntarioCanadaQuebec, 20 Sep 2014 04:00:47 GMTHudson roughed up again in 5-0 Giants loss DIEGO (AP) — Tim Hudson allowed four runs in the first inning and the San Francisco Giants were held to three hits in a 5-0 loss to San Diego on Friday night that dropped them 3 ½ games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West race.BERNIE WILSONsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 05:07:41 GMTMexico struggles to return order to Los Cabos CITY (AP) — Authorities struggled Friday to restore services and calm residents five days after Hurricane Odile knocked out power, water and phone service along the Baja Peninsula, sparking widespread looting in the resort area of Los Cabos.iGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherEvacuationsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersStormsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGovernment and politicsMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 20 Sep 2014 04:38:07 GMTCuddyer's 7 RBIs lead Rockies past D-backs, 15-3 (AP) — Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.DENNIS GEORGATOSsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:35:21 GMTMets deal blow to Braves' fading playoff hopes (AP) — Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, Zack Wheeler pitched six scoreless innings and the New York Mets beat the struggling Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Friday night but were eliminated from playoff contention.GEORGE HENRYsSportsAthlete injuriesMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthEventsNew York CityAtlantaNew YorkGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 02:56:02 GMTPhilippine storm moves north, leaves 5 dead, Philippines (AP) — Officials say a storm that brought torrential monsoon rains which flooded much of the Philippine capital has gained strength and battered the country's northern most provinces with heavy downpours and strong winds.iGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherFloodsStormsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 05:09:17 GMTPolice hunker down in ambush suspect's woods GROVE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities are hunkering down in the overnight darkness of the wooded northeast Pennsylvania neighborhood where a man suspected of the fatal ambush of a state police trooper lived with his parents.MICHAEL RUBINKAMKATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrime, 20 Sep 2014 05:09:29 GMTAmbush suspect could be aided by dense woods GROVE, Pa. (AP) — For a second night, authorities on Friday closed roads near a home where a suspect in the ambush killing of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper recently lived with his parents, and this time gunfire was reported in the area.MICHAEL RUBINKAMKATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsForestsViolent crimeCrimeEnvironment and naturePennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 03:53:01 GMTTravelers asked to avoid ambush suspect hunt area GROVE, Pa. (AP) — The area of northeastern Pennsylvania where a manhunt for the suspect in a trooper ambush is underway remains cordoned off with a heavy police presence after shots were reported earlier in the evening.MICHAEL RUBINKAMKATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrime, 20 Sep 2014 03:02:27 GMTFeds mum on prosecution of illegal border crossers, Ariz. (AP) — The federal government refuses to say whether prosecutors in Yuma, Arizona, have scaled back a years-old program that guarantees jail time for most immigrants caught crossing the border illegally and which law enforcement officials say is crucial to public safety.BY ASTRID GALVANaGeneral newsBorder securityLegal proceedingsMilitary legal affairsCrimeImmigrationGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesMilitary and defenseLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsYumaArizonaTucsonUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 05:43:39 GMTLaRoche hits 2-run homer, Nats beat Marlins 3-2 (AP) — Adam LaRoche hit an early two-run homer to support Doug Fister and lead the NL-leading Washington Nationals to a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.CHRISTOPHER STOCKsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete health, 20 Sep 2014 02:59:14 GMTAP NewsAlert, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's prime minister says 49 Turkish hostages held by Islamic militants have been freed.iGeneral newsHostage situationsGovernment and politicsTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 04:14:08 GMT5 teams passed on 'young colt' Jeter before Yanks YORK (AP) — The 17-year-old kid from Kalamazoo drew all sorts of raves.RONALD BLUMaGeneral newsSportsHigh school baseballBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsHigh school sportsNew YorkNew York CityKalamazooCincinnatiMontrealUnited StatesNorth AmericaMichiganOhioQuebecCanada, 20 Sep 2014 04:01:00 GMT