FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Sep 2014 18:54:04 -0700After 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, 19 Sep 2014 23:15:29 GMTRutgers' Hermann made joke about Sandusky scandal, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann made an off-the-cuff joke about the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal at Penn State during a meeting with staff last fall.aGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsSchool athleticsAthlete recruitingFootballEducationSocial affairsCrimes against childrenCrimeNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:57:47 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, 19 Sep 2014 22:28:49 GMTSuspect in 1998 bombings pleads to lesser charges YORK (AP) — An Egyptian lawyer pleaded guilty on Friday to lesser charges in the 1998 plot to bomb U.S. embassies in Africa as part of a deal that would greatly reduce his sentence.TOM HAYSaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsEmbassiesBombingsCrimeTerrorismNewspapersLaw and orderInternational relationsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestNews mediaMediaUnited KingdomUnited StatesWestern EuropeEuropeNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 22:49:18 GMTFence jumper at White House sparks evacuation (AP) — Much of the White House was evacuated on Friday after someone jumped the fence at the executive mansion.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:44:14 GMTKeyshia Cole arrested on suspicion of battery ANGELES (AP) — Police say Grammy-nominated R&B singer Keyshia Cole has been arrested on suspicion of battery after an altercation early Friday morning in Los Angeles.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityArrestsLaw and orderCrimeViolent crimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:25:53 GMTPolice say man, missing Va. student were at bar, Va. (AP) — Police investigating the disappearance of a University of Virginia student said Friday that they have talked to a man they believe was with her in a bar the night she went missing but did not have enough information to arrest or detain him after searching his car and apartment.LARRY O'DELLaGeneral newsMissing personsCharlottesvilleVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 22:37:50 GMTFeds: Man shot by Border Patrol posed no threat, Ariz. (AP) — A Mexican man shot by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Arizona four years ago did not pose a threat, according to a letter by federal prosecutors in Arizona who reviewed the case.ASTRID GALVANaGeneral newsViolent crimeBribery, graft and conflicts of interestLegal proceedingsCrimeMilitary legal affairsLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsArizonaUnited StatesMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 20 Sep 2014 00:24:29 GMTLawyer to ask feds to probe Utah police shooting LAKE CITY (AP) — An attorney for the family of a black man who was killed by Utah police said Friday he will ask the Department of Justice and FBI to investigate the shooting.BRADY McCOMBSaGeneral newsViolent crimePoliceCrimeRace and ethnicityCriminal investigationsLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderUtahSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:19:49 GMTZac Blair leads Tour Championship VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Zac Blair topped the Tour Championship leaderboard at 13 under Friday when second-round play was suspended because of darkness.sSportsGolfMen's golfMen's sportsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports business, 20 Sep 2014 01:36:26 GMTFor victims, settlement marks a step in recovery (AP) — Maria Lennon said she felt some relief when she heard the news Friday afternoon: A judge had finalized a $190 million settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital and more than 8,000 patients of a gynecologist who used tiny cameras to secretly photograph women and girls during examinations.JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsHealthLegal proceedingsWomen's healthLaw and orderBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:12:50 GMTMexico agency hears witness of army-gang faceoff, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's Civil Rights Commission said Friday it has talked to a witness who claims soldiers killed 20 men and one woman after they surrendered following a June confrontation in rural southern town.MARK STEVENSONE. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesWar and unrestCriminal investigationsGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and order, 20 Sep 2014 00:04:30 GMTGolf Capsules, Ala. (AP) — South Africa's Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a 6-under 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.The Associated PresssSportsGolfMen's golfWomen's golfRyder CupMen's sportsWomen's sportsEventsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 01:30:08 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 01:42:12 GMTRecord-setting 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 newsScienceFiresRecord setting eventsWildlifeAccidents and disastersNatural disastersForestsEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 22:24:13 GMTFlorida town knew shooter had troubled past, Fla. (AP) — Most people in this rural, north Florida community seemed to know about the Spirit family's troubled and tragic past.TAMARA LUSHLAURA WIDES-MUNOZaGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeFloridaTampaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:38:00 GMT700 babies maybe exposed to TB at Texas hospital PASO, Texas (AP) — More than 700 infants may have been exposed to tuberculosis at an El Paso hospital over the past year by an employee recently diagnosed with the illness, health officials said Friday.aGeneral newsHealthChild and teen healthDiseases and conditionsLung diseaseInfectious diseasesHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessGovernment-funded health insuranceGovernment programsGovernment and politicsTexasEl PasoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:50:41 GMTCambodian police bust Thais with $7M in fake bills PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian police on Friday arrested three Thai men whom they accused of carrying counterfeit U.S. $100 bills with a face value of $7.16 million.iGeneral newsCounterfeiting and forgerySmugglingArrestsCrimeLaw and orderCambodiaThailandSoutheast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 00:50:32 GMTE! says 'Fashion Police' will continue E! TV channel says that "Fashion Police" will continue without Joan Rivers.The Associated PresseArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityFashion design, 20 Sep 2014 00:03:40 GMTOilfield worker lost in New Mexico flooding dies, N.M. (AP) — One oil field worker was killed and 40 more were stranded in flood waters as the remnants of Hurricane Odile moved through southeastern New Mexico on Friday, authorities said.aGeneral newsWeatherFloodsDisaster planning and responseAccidents and disastersEvacuationsNew MexicoArtesiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:01:37 GMTEx-diner manager gets 8 years for murder plot former manager of a popular northern New Jersey diner was sentenced Friday to eight years in prison for trying to hire a hit man to kill his uncle, a co-owner of the restaurant, in an attempt to gain greater control for himself.DAVID PORTERaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeState governmentsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGovernment and politics, 19 Sep 2014 23:22:40 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 00:35:27 GMTColumn: Oh, Roger, you still don't get it, Roger, you still don't get it.PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsSports transactionsNFL Super BowlSports governanceCrimeProfessional footballViolent crimeGeneral newsSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessEventsFootballNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sports, 20 Sep 2014 01:23:10 GMTLicense plate scanner networks capture movements ANGELES (AP) — A rapidly expanding digital network that uses cameras mounted to traffic signals and police cruisers captures the movements of millions of vehicles across the U.S., regardless of whether the drivers are being investigated by law enforcement.TAMI ABDOLLAHELLIOT SPAGAThtGeneral newsLaw enforcement technologyHuman rights and civil libertiesCriminal investigationsLaw enforcement agenciesLegal proceedingsTechnologyLocal governmentsSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderCrimeGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSan DiegoLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 22:53:54 GMTGuest lineups for the Sunday news shows (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:eArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsNews mediaMediaTelevision, 20 Sep 2014 01:02:17 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 00:12:42 GMTProsecutor: Charges weren't ready in casino crash VEGAS (AP) — Drug tests weren't back yet, and criminal charges weren't ready to be filed against a man who got out of jail and committed suicide after he was accused of crashing his vehicle through casino doors at the Stratosphere on the Las Vegas Strip, District Attorney Steve Wolfson said Friday.KEN RITTERaGeneral newsDrug-related crimeSuicidesCrimeLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:18:20 GMTAPNewsBreak: Cupich to be next Chicago archbishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned.RACHEL ZOLLaGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsUnited StatesSpokaneNorth AmericaWashington, 20 Sep 2014 01:10:58 GMTEx-NBA player Rex Chapman accused of shoplifting, Ariz. (AP) — Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop.aGeneral newsTheftArrestsMen's basketballSportsCrimeLaw and orderProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:31:32 GMTAssociated Press learns Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane will be the next Chicago archbishop. () — — Associated Press learns Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane will be the next Chicago archbishop.aGeneral news, 20 Sep 2014 00:22:14 GMT3 guilty in Ga. salmonella-tainted peanut trial, Ga. (AP) — More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter, the top executive at the Georgia plant where it was made was convicted Friday and faces prison time in a rare food-poisoning trial that advocates said sends a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over safety.RUSS BYNUMKATE BRUMBACKaBusinessGeneral newsObstruction of justiceDisease outbreaksLegal proceedingsCrimeProduction facilitiesLaw and orderPoisoningDiseases and conditionsHealthPublic healthInfectious diseasesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCorporate newsProducts and servicesAlbanyUnited StatesGeorgiaNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:36:26 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, 19 Sep 2014 23:08:53 GMTVoters go to the polls in New Zealand election, New Zealand (AP) — Voters in New Zealand began casting their ballots Saturday in a general election that has Prime Minister John Key seeking a third term in office.iGeneral newsVotingGovernment and politicsElectionsNew ZealandOceania, 20 Sep 2014 00:09:54 GMT6 dead in cartel-style killings in western Mexico, Mexico (AP) — The bound bodies of six men were found dumped on a street Friday in the western Mexico state of Michoacan, where authorities have claimed to be making headway against drug gang violence.iGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimeOrganized crimeMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 19 Sep 2014 23:45:55 GMTSome Kansas ballots to have no Democrat for Senate, Kan. (AP) — Kansas will send voters living overseas a ballot for the November election with no Democratic candidate for a U.S. Senate race that has unexpectedly become one of the most hotly-contested in the nation.JOHN HANNATHOMAS BEAUMONTpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElections2014 United States General ElectionLocal electionsJudicial appointments and nominationsLegislaturePolitical partiesUnited States General ElectionEventsCourtsJudiciaryState governmentsGovernment appointments and nominationsPolitical organizationsGeneral electionsKansasUnited StatesTopekaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:05:45 GMTOSHA investigates death of elephant caretaker, Maine (AP) — Federal workplace safety officials have launched an investigation into the death of a Maine man who was crushed by one of the two elephants in his care.DAVID SHARPaBusinessGeneral newsAnimalsElephantsAccidentsWorkplace safetyMammalsAccidents and disastersPersonnelMaineUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:38:58 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 forecastsWeatherEmbassiesEvacuationsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersStormsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 19 Sep 2014 23:54:19 GMTBuffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks, Belarus (AP) — Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants and withdraw heavy weapons and foreign fighters in order to ensure a stable truce in eastern Ukraine.YURAS KARMANAUiGeneral newsDiplomacyWar and unrestCease firesGovernment and politicsInternational relationsUkraineCrimeaMoscowKievRussiaBelarusMinskDonetskEastern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 01:47:40 GMT4 charged in shooting death of Chicago 9-year-old (AP) — Four men have been charged in the death of a 9-year-old boy who was gunned down in a backyard after becoming upset with his mother and running from his Chicago home, Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Friday.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 01:23:40 GMTHornish eager entering Nationwide race at Kentucky, Ky. (AP) — As Sam Hornish Jr. ponders his next move in stock cars, he's prepared to make the most of his last scheduled ride this season for Joe Gibbs Racing.GARY B. GRAVESsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARIndyCarKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:19:52 GMTPurdue shooter sentenced to 65 years in prison, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man who admitted fatally stabbing and shooting a fellow Purdue University student inside a crowded classroom was sentenced Friday to the maximum 65 years in prison after telling a judge he lied about being mentally ill.CHARLES D. WILSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderLafayetteIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 22:41:30 GMTSierra Leone begins 3-day Ebola lockdown, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone confined its 6 million people to their homes Friday for the next three days as the Ebola-ravaged West African country began what was believed to be the most sweeping lockdown against disease since the Middle Ages.CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAYiGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsSierra LeoneWest AfricaFreetownLiberiaGuineaGhanaAccraAfrica, 19 Sep 2014 23:16:25 GMTPaula Reto takes LPGA Tour lead in Alabama, Ala. (AP) — South Africa's Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a 6-under 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.sSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsAlabamaUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:34:45 GMTAmbush suspect could be aided by dense woods GROVE, Pa. (AP) — He could be anywhere. Crouching behind boulders the size of tractor trailers, as one outdoorsman put it. Concealing himself in a cave. Taking cover in thick brush.MICHAEL RUBINKAMKATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsForestsEnvironment and natureViolent crimeCrimePennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:42:46 GMTTravelers asked to avoid ambush suspect hunt area GROVE, Pa. (AP) — State police are asking travelers to avoid the area of northeastern Pennsylvania where a manhunt for the suspect in a trooper ambush is underway.MICHAEL RUBINKAMKATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeForestsEnvironment and naturePennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:41:15 GMTDriver of stolen van that hit dog gets prison time ANGELES (AP) — The driver of a stolen van that hit and badly injured a dog during a wild, televised police chase in Los Angeles has been sentenced to two years in state prison.aGeneral newsCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 00:59:09 GMTUN reaffirms support for force in Golan Heights NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Friday reaffirmed its unconditional support for maintaining the U.N. peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights that has been caught up in Syria's civil war.EDITH M. LEDERERiGeneral newsCivil warsArmed forcesMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsWar and unrestIsraelSyriaMiddle East, 19 Sep 2014 23:46:15 GMTBiden: Young men need to stand against violence (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Friday the nation needs to bring young men into the struggle against domestic violence by encouraging them to stand against the crime on college campuses.KEN THOMASwGovernment and politicsHigher educationViolenceLegislatureHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesEducationNFL footballProfessional footballFootballSportsDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 19 Sep 2014 23:50:09 GMTAP NewsAlert (AP) — Associated Press learns Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane will be the next Chicago archbishop.aGeneral news, 20 Sep 2014 00:26:16 GMTUS, Canadian jets intercept 8 Russian aircraft SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Two F-22 fighter jets intercepted six Russian military airplanes that neared the western coast of Alaska, military officials said Friday.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsRussiaNorth AmericaUnited StatesEastern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 00:32:22 GMT