FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:23:11 -0700Calvert, Dano lead Blue Jackets past Hurricaneshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e27279089434dc1afea6195a47b1cbfCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Matt Calvert had two goals and an assist and rookie Marko Dano also scored twice in the third period in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 6-3 exhibition victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsColumbusOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e27279089434dc1afea6195a47b1cbfThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:49:59 GMTEbola-infected passenger was sent home from ERhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf6dd34fb79a4c678db4ef53bbc92719DALLAS (AP) — The airline passenger who brought Ebola into the U.S. initially went to a Dallas emergency room last week but was sent home, despite telling a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, the hospital said Wednesday in a disclosure that showed how easily an infection could be missed.LAURAN NEERGARDPAUL J. WEBERaGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessAfricaWest AfricaLiberiaDallasUnited StatesTexasDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf6dd34fb79a4c678db4ef53bbc92719Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:13:44 GMTPolice made tough call with UVa student missinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c509b0904e4957a38981794baa9103McLEAN, Va. (AP) — Police have revealed next to nothing about the evidence they have against Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., and they won't have to for months to come.MATTHEW BARAKATaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsViolent crimeMissing personsCrimeFootballLaw and orderSportsVirginiaCharlottesvilleNewport NewsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9c509b0904e4957a38981794baa9103Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:50:30 GMTJeter: Players can share their stories on my sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846992439fc7465cac2cfbf3c3118025NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is among the most media-savvy athletes on the planet, but he says it came through trial and error.NEKESA MUMBI MOODYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsCelebrityEntertainmentSports mediaProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846992439fc7465cac2cfbf3c3118025Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:14:11 GMT'Orange is the New Black' author talks Season 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dea1ab7900e34f4ba8546a7c14146df2LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — The woman whose best-selling prison memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix series is sharing her insight into the upcoming Season 3, saying it "holds some really amazing stories and twists and turns."RODRIQUE NGOWIaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentDrug-related crimeCelebrityCrimeMassachusettsLowellUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dea1ab7900e34f4ba8546a7c14146df2Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:21:43 GMTJoensuu scores twice, Oilers beat Coyotes 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faeab6f5ebae41a1af9e3b4c6b4bad4bEDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Jesse Joensuu scored his second goal early in the third period to break a tie in the Edmonton Oilers' 3-2 exhibition victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Wednesday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaEdmontonCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faeab6f5ebae41a1af9e3b4c6b4bad4bThu, 02 Oct 2014 03:55:00 GMTAsian stocks down on recovery, Ebola worrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/915d79e97d8e48f7a48d8e4938f5cbabSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks fell Thursday amid worries about the strength of U.S. and European recoveries and the first American case of Ebola.YOUKYUNG LEEiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomySouth KoreaHong KongEuropeEast AsiaUnited StatesAsiaChinaGreater ChinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/915d79e97d8e48f7a48d8e4938f5cbabThu, 02 Oct 2014 04:16:27 GMTMinneapolis community fights recruiters for jihadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a8b61df3b094148ace1a5c4615ff2c0MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Every evening after work, Abdirizak Bihi strolls through neighborhood parks where young Somalis shoot hoops and play soccer. He tells jokes, urges them to clean up their trash and even grabs the basketball to take a few shots.AMY FORLITIaGeneral newsSocial mediaTerrorismOnline mediaMediaWar and unrestMinneapolisMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a8b61df3b094148ace1a5c4615ff2c0Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:17:53 GMTBlack Press buys Hawaii and Washington newspapershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f409838e8c437bb22818b04deb08d4HONOLULU (AP) — The owner of Hawaii's largest newspaper bought two daily publications on Hawaii's Big Island and several newspapers in Washington state.CATHY BUSSEWITZfBusinessNewspapersMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesNews mediaMediaHawaiiAberdeenWashingtonHonoluluUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09f409838e8c437bb22818b04deb08d4Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:48:41 GMTDetentions of major Mexico drug chiefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c6db0f523294a48a13e9ccc15be1e27Top drug cartel captures or killings in recent years in Mexico:The Associated PressaGeneral newsArmed forcesMilitary leadershipArrestsDrug-related crimeMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsCrimeOrganized crimeLaw and orderMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c6db0f523294a48a13e9ccc15be1e27Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:02:25 GMTUVa suspect mentioned in 2003 sexual assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb8dd988ffc473183b6e6817ccad77eNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — The man charged with abducting a University of Virginia student was mentioned in a police file in connection with a sexual assault at a different university in 2003.Associated PressaGeneral newsKidnappingMissing personsEducationViolent crimeCrimeSocial affairsNewport NewsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bb8dd988ffc473183b6e6817ccad77eThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:14:53 GMTQuestions about tuberculosis after infants exposedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26d61896a9ec428f8b6e998a5518bfdbEL PASO, Texas (AP) — Authorities say more than 850 infants have been exposed to tuberculosis in an El Paso hospital by a nursing assistant who was diagnosed with the illness. Although cases of TB are at an all-time low in the U.S., the virus can be fatal if untreated, and is especially dangerous for small children and babies.JUAN CARLOS LLORCAaGeneral newsHealthDiseases and conditionsMedicationLung diseaseInfectious diseasesDiagnosis and treatmentTexasEl PasoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26d61896a9ec428f8b6e998a5518bfdbThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:41:57 GMTTweet about Ferguson grand jury sparks probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b286cc4380fe4d0b96c5a78f2a04ae12ST. LOUIS (AP) — Prosecutors are investigating a Twitter post claiming that grand jurors hearing evidence in the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old near St. Louis haven't seen enough evidence to justify prosecuting the officer.aGeneral newsViolent crimeSocial mediaCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsCrimeOnline mediaMediaLaw and orderMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b286cc4380fe4d0b96c5a78f2a04ae12Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:29:14 GMTBoyz II Men, Jeff Dunham win casino awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938962d83993400db83cf2c0738bc822LAS VEGAS (AP) — Boyz II Men has been named the musical artist of the year at the Casino Entertainment Awards.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentCelebrityGamblingRecreation and leisureLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938962d83993400db83cf2c0738bc822Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:05:20 GMTArtist creates huge dirt portrait on National Mallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/312082c9d2f34b5a93ba745cf88f2670WASHINGTON (AP) — A giant portrait of a young man's face has emerged in the landscape of the National Mall in the first such public artwork commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery.BRETT ZONGKERwGeneral newsVisual artsArts and entertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/312082c9d2f34b5a93ba745cf88f2670Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:17:58 GMTQuestions and answers about the US Ebola casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b88a057026ee4b3891cba8075639390eWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country. Now it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S.LAURAN NEERGAARDwHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsUnited StatesDallasFort WorthTexasAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b88a057026ee4b3891cba8075639390eThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:18:46 GMTCowboys' Spillman subject of reported sex assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5ddbd7a0f3f45cd92089a3d9ef47ac6GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month.aGeneral newsSportsCrimeViolent crimeProfessional footballFootballTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5ddbd7a0f3f45cd92089a3d9ef47ac6Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:48:51 GMTMoulson scores twice, Sabres beat Capitals 6-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d282eaa51544b5a89925eccf653dd7BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Moulson scored twice and Sam Reinhart had his first goal of the preseason in the Buffalo Sabres' 6-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d282eaa51544b5a89925eccf653dd7Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:42:59 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b1954e9fac54c0ea7bbb76c10e30fbbToday is Thursday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2014. There are 90 days left in the year.The Associated PressaLegal proceedingsRebellions and uprisingsCrimeLaw and orderGeneral newsWar and unrestWarsawChicagoPolandEastern EuropeEuropeIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b1954e9fac54c0ea7bbb76c10e30fbbThu, 02 Oct 2014 04:00:36 GMTReport: Hospital protocol failed in TB outbreakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/966ea77d10574783ba59c0675e5cfaaaEL PASO, Texas (AP) — An El Paso hospital worker who exposed more than 850 infants to tuberculosis was allowed to return to work despite showing symptoms of the disease and coughing up blood at a hospital health screening, a federal report shows.JUAN CARLOS LLORCAaGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksChild and teen healthDiseases and conditionsGovernment-funded health insuranceLung diseaseInfectious diseasesHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessPublic healthGovernment programsGovernment and politicsTexasEl PasoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/966ea77d10574783ba59c0675e5cfaaaThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:31:15 GMTIOC on Rio: 'Lot of progress' but schedule 'tight'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76c3aaa081f44789fc7dcb9f844436aRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Preparations for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro have made "a lot of progress" in the last six months but the schedule "remains tight," the head of the IOC's inspection team said Wednesday.STEPHEN WADEiGeneral newsSportsOlympic gamesSummer Olympic gamesEventsGovernment and politicsBrazilRio de JaneiroSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f76c3aaa081f44789fc7dcb9f844436aThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:50:58 GMTJohn Wayne's heirs lose 'Duke' legal brawlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/137482f4714e465a824ae7079b1d08a8SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — John Wayne had a two-fisted image but heirs of the late movie star have lost a legal throw-down over use of his nickname, Duke.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsHigher educationEducationCelebrityEntertainmentSocial affairsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCorporate legal affairsCorporate newsBusinessSanta AnaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/137482f4714e465a824ae7079b1d08a8Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:00:58 GMTLeBron warmly welcomed "home" by Cleveland fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a225265d61924ab6b3175bdaaa4e8524CLEVELAND (AP) — The crowd's deafening roar was so loud LeBron James couldn't hear his name announced.TOM WITHERSsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a225265d61924ab6b3175bdaaa4e8524Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:02:47 GMTAP PHOTOS: Trash pickers worry about end of dumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a5fdd6ebdf4677bb920759530a5a8eBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Against a distant skyline of high-rise buildings, huge vultures dive over the nearly 9 tons of rubbish that arrive daily at the huge dump in Brazil's capital as nearly 3,000 trash pickers set aside recyclable plastic, metal and paper to sell.ERALDO PERESiGeneral newsFamily financesArchitecturePersonal financeBusinessArts and entertainmentBrazilBrasiliaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a5fdd6ebdf4677bb920759530a5a8eThu, 02 Oct 2014 04:05:54 GMTUS student rallies support Hong Kong protestershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6778c660b0bd4f46b76d4fd5dedd0286NEW YORK (AP) — Students bearing umbrellas as a sign of solidarity gathered at rallies in several U.S. cities on Wednesday to show support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.RACHELLE BLIDNERaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsHong KongBeijingNew YorkUnited StatesNew York CitySan FranciscoManhattanChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6778c660b0bd4f46b76d4fd5dedd0286Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:14:20 GMTLawsuit filed after 'Killing Jews' ads rejectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92261a903b3a460ab9e23731d01d71b3NEW YORK (AP) — A pro-Israel group sued the city's transit authority on Wednesday, asking a court to force it to accept a bus advertisement including the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" after it was rejected on the grounds its display could incite violence.LARRY NEUMEISTERaGeneral newsWar and unrestLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNew York CityMiddle EastNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92261a903b3a460ab9e23731d01d71b3Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:41:08 GMTFlight operations at Chicago airports improvinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0d2200f333468a984ad9db858a23b8CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says that despite the sabotage last week at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center, air traffic controllers managed more operations at O'Hare International Airport on Tuesday than at any other airport.aBusinessGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad0d2200f333468a984ad9db858a23b8Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:32:39 GMTSheldon Adelson criticizes Internet gamblinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/298a6db55dd0423a9d53ee62f05c7b11LAS VEGAS (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson repeated his distaste for Internet gambling during a talk Wednesday night at the G2E Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, saying there was no reason casinos should be in the pockets of every single American.KIMBERLY PIERCEALLaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/298a6db55dd0423a9d53ee62f05c7b11Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:54:23 GMTPolice: Phelps' eyes, speech affected at DUI stophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e430e2b2c40441cb55f6997bd09ba95BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps registered .14 percent on a blood-alcohol test after he was stopped on a speeding violation, according to charging documents released Wednesday.JULIET LINDERMANaGeneral newsSportsArrestsLegal proceedingsCrimeSwimmingMen's sportsReckless endangermentLaw and orderAquaticsMen's aquaticsMarylandBaltimoreUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e430e2b2c40441cb55f6997bd09ba95Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:23:48 GMTCrosby makes preseason debut, Pens blank Wings 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6501730d22fc4fb4a4c6dc946adcbdadDETROIT (AP) — Sidney Crosby made his exhibition debut in Pittsburgh's final preseason game, and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 25 shots to lead the Penguins past the Detroit Red Wings 2-0 Wednesday night.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6501730d22fc4fb4a4c6dc946adcbdadThu, 02 Oct 2014 02:28:31 GMT2 white Ohio women sue over sperm from black donorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb767e197d84a45bbdf69d3ffa5dee4CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended.MARK GILLISPIEaBusinessGeneral newsHealthSexual and reproductive healthSperm donationInfertilityLegal proceedingsLaw and orderOhioChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb767e197d84a45bbdf69d3ffa5dee4Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:19:03 GMTMusical of 'Doctor Zhivago' coming to Broadwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41d7edb933b540e8901aaa0686876c39NEW YORK (AP) — The latest version of "Cinderella" will soon disappear from the Broadway Theatre, but another sweepingly romantic musical is ready to take its place — "Doctor Zhivago."MARK KENNEDYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsBooks and literatureMoviesPerforming artsEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41d7edb933b540e8901aaa0686876c39Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:29:17 GMT10 Things to Know for Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98fda61df3d5406d8805f7658cf9aa34Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:The Associated PressaGeneral newsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98fda61df3d5406d8805f7658cf9aa34Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:45:25 GMTAttorneys work to pick jury in Jodi Arias retrialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35ec38e9fcef4b9188677ee57b20035bPHOENIX (AP) — Attorneys working to pick a jury for the penalty retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias have cut more than 50 percent of 400 potential panelists called in this week, many who said they knew too much about the case to be impartial or had already made up their minds about her punishment.BRIAN SKOLOFFaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimePhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35ec38e9fcef4b9188677ee57b20035bThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:06:41 GMTAP PHOTOS: Cavaliers fans welcome back LeBronhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/804a480d0a274757b257c7803685a579CLEVELAND (AP) — They waited in line to see him, and when LeBron James ran onto the new court inside Quicken Loans Arena for the first time in four years wearing the Cavaliers' wine and gold colors, Cleveland fans welcomed him back with a thunderous roar they've been waiting to unleash.TOM WITHERSsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/804a480d0a274757b257c7803685a579Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:39:30 GMTUS sharply criticizes new Israeli housing projecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26c1fe137d24216bc5c4433ef752748WASHINGTON (AP) — In a striking public rebuke, the Obama administration warned Israel on Wednesday that plans for a controversial new housing project in east Jerusalem would distance Israel from "even its closest allies" and raise questions about its commitment to seeking peace with Palestinians.JULIE PACEwGovernment and politicsTerritorial disputesDiplomacyWar and unrestGeneral newsInternational relationsIsraelJerusalemPalestinian territoriesUnited StatesMiddle EastGaza StripIranNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26c1fe137d24216bc5c4433ef752748Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:20:18 GMTMexico: Alleged drug boss Beltran believed caughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/446407a6270c48459745a09f824ca146MEXICO CITY (AP) — Alleged cartel capo Hector Beltran Leyva is believed to have been captured, two Mexican federal officials said Wednesday, which would be the latest in a string of high-profile drug arrests in the country.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeArrestsCrimeLaw and orderOrganized crimeMexicoMexico CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/446407a6270c48459745a09f824ca146Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:52:32 GMTBumgarner, Giants silence Pirates 8-0 to advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/995654e2c4f74e0cb104f77d5194443aPITTSBURGH (AP) — The San Francisco Giants know what it takes to win this time of year. The Pittsburgh Pirates are still learning.WILL GRAVESsSportsMLB PlayoffsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsPittsburghSan FranciscoPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/995654e2c4f74e0cb104f77d5194443aThu, 02 Oct 2014 04:07:56 GMTNevada city plans festival to celebrate blue jeanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc9af621487a4935a026ce160b1902a2RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada tourism officials are planning a three-day festival in Reno next fall to celebrate and promote the city as the birthplace of what became modern blue jeans.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsLifestyleSmall businessTravelFashionBeauty and fashionLeisure travelFairs and festivalsRecreation and leisureRenoNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc9af621487a4935a026ce160b1902a2Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:25:53 GMTVenezuelans looking to 'Holy Thugs' for protectionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a683fd3f64e5409a8780ce1c99c3b660CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — They gather in the cemetery, sometimes by the dozens, kneeling in prayer, drinking liquor and smoking cigarettes as offerings to the small statue of the long-dead robber Ismael.JORGE RUEDAiGeneral newsReligionCrimeFinancial crisisSanteriaSocial affairsReligious issuesSocial issuesEconomyBusinessFinancial marketsVenezuelaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a683fd3f64e5409a8780ce1c99c3b660Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:00:22 GMT10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aafc99ad87744dfa9d015630b28947b3Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.The Associated PressaGeneral newsSportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aafc99ad87744dfa9d015630b28947b3Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:33:48 GMTIraq considering Australian airstrike requesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9be8e4d6da14507951c1bce4c545789CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Iraq's ambassador to Australia on Thursday gave no timetable for when his government might decide on Australia's request to launch airstrikes against Islamic State targets.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsDiplomacyWar and unrestGovernment and politicsInternational relationsAustraliaMiddle EastIraqOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9be8e4d6da14507951c1bce4c545789Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:32:31 GMTMexico: Alleged drug boss Beltran Leyva capturedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb3b4aa3740d4e7c80cab88f99d9692aMEXICO CITY (AP) — Military special forces grabbed alleged cartel leader Hector Beltran Leyva during a lightning raid at a restaurant Wednesday, the latest in a string of high-profile drug arrests in the country.E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeArrestsArmed forcesMilitary legal affairsViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderOrganized crimeMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMexicoMexico CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb3b4aa3740d4e7c80cab88f99d9692aThu, 02 Oct 2014 02:35:17 GMTPolice sent to home of ex-Clippers owner by wifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73ad4f808c954ae0851e1d114f3f5acdLOS ANGELES (AP) — Beverly Hills police were called to the home of Donald Sterling after his wife Shelly reported a burglary, but found no crime.TAMI ABDOLLAHaGeneral newsSportsNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73ad4f808c954ae0851e1d114f3f5acdThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:28:30 GMTCanadiens, Price beat Blackhawks 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a540952336204cc9b09f14811c141c35CHICAGO (AP) — Rene Bourque and Nathan Beaulieu scored 1:54 apart early in the third period to snap scoreless tie and Carey Price made 31 saves in the Montreal Canadiens' 3-1 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.MATT CARLSONsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsChicagoMontrealIllinoisUnited StatesNorth AmericaQuebecCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a540952336204cc9b09f14811c141c35Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:25:29 GMTAlleged Beltran Leyva cartel boss nabbed in Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55e860b65fc0415b8dfa41f21798fd10MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hector Beltran Leyva, the purported head of a feared drug gang allegedly run by his family, became the fourth brother to fall when soldiers grabbed him while dining at a seafood restaurant.PETER ORSIE. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeArrestsArmed forcesViolent crimeCrimeLaw and orderOrganized crimeMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMexicoMexico CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55e860b65fc0415b8dfa41f21798fd10Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:03:58 GMTMan in Cochran photo case indicted for burglaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/493ed430ce304b2fbf8ee7c021eeeadcJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The man accused of taking illicit photographs of the bedridden wife of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran has been indicted on burglary charges.JEFF AMYaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsIndictmentsConspiracyLegal proceedingsCrimeLegislatureTheftLaw and orderMississippiUnited StatesHattiesburgNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/493ed430ce304b2fbf8ee7c021eeeadcThu, 02 Oct 2014 01:09:22 GMTJudge: Stockton must treat pension like other debthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff7256c2205435cb9cf1e5f116851f9SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Striking at the sanctity of public pensions in California, a federal judge ruled Wednesday that U.S. bankruptcy law allows the city of Stockton to treat pension fund obligations like other debts, meaning the city could trim benefits.DON THOMPSONaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsBankruptcy figuresGovernment pensions and social securityCrimeGovernment payCivil serviceRecessions and depressionsLaw and orderEconomyGovernment business and financeStocktonCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff7256c2205435cb9cf1e5f116851f9Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:11:29 GMTState police: 2 troopers in Frein search injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e60b8f46849247c6b0ea11fc2a676d02BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — State police say two troopers have suffered injuries while searching for the fugitive suspected of ambushing a northeastern Pennsylvania barracks.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationViolent crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e60b8f46849247c6b0ea11fc2a676d02Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:09:12 GMTAP Source: FIU hosting Miss Universe pageanthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc8be0fa8dce4c26a958625c888925a0MIAMI (AP) — A person with knowledge of the agreement says that the Miss Universe pageant is coming to South Florida this winter.TIM REYNOLDSaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentBeauty pageantsMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc8be0fa8dce4c26a958625c888925a0Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:40:40 GMT