FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Oct 2014 18:35:47 -0700Bradlee recalled as a genius, great journalist Bradlee, the former Washington Post editor who died Tuesday, was remembered as one of the nation's great journalists and a courageous and charismatic friend and colleague:The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNewspapersObituariesNews mediaJournalistsMediaMedia and entertainment industryIndustries, 22 Oct 2014 01:20:31 GMTToys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls YORK (AP) — Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week.ANNE D'INNOCENZIOaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentToysRecreation and leisureLifestyleHobbies, 22 Oct 2014 01:18:50 GMTNYC police looking into arrest of subway performer YORK (AP) — Musicians rallied around a fellow subway performer whose arrest in a busy station came after a confrontation over whether he needed a permit and was captured on video as straphangers jeered police.DEEPTI HAJELACOLLEEN LONGaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentArrestsLaw and orderCrimeCelebrityNew York CityNew YorkBrooklynUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:50:33 ask high court to throw out lawsuit (AP) — A lawyer for told the Washington Supreme Court on Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by three young girls who were sold as prostitutes on the website should be thrown out because they didn't write the ads, so they're not liable.MARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsComputer crimeLaw and orderCrimes against childrenCrimeSmugglingHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:49:13 GMTKings GM: NHL should educate after Voynov's arrest SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi firmly supports the NHL's indefinite suspension of Slava Voynov, the quiet Russian defenseman arrested on suspicion of domestic violence.GREG BEACHAMsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesSports governanceProfessional hockeyMen's hockeyArrestsHockeySports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessAthlete healthViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsMen's sportsProfessional servicesLaw and order, 21 Oct 2014 23:36:30 GMTFinal Florida debate for gov. heated and personal, Fla. (AP) — Florida's leading candidates for governor clashed fiercely during their final debate on Tuesday night, sniping at each over everything from the economy and the minimum wage to the death penalty.GARY FINEOUTBRENDAN FARRINGTONpGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsDeath penalty controversyEconomyEconomic policyCampaignsSocial issuesSocial affairsBusinessGovernment business and financeGovernment policyFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:52:26 GMTFBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis (AP) — Three teenage girls from suburban Denver may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria after stealing their parents' money and flying to Germany, authorities said Tuesday.SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsMissing personsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsColoradoSyriaDenverUnited StatesGermanyMiddle EastFrankfurtNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEurope, 22 Oct 2014 00:33:01 GMTWashington Post reports Ben Bradlee, former Post editor who led Watergate coverage, has died (AP) — Washington Post reports Ben Bradlee, former Post editor who led Watergate coverage, has died.wBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politics, 21 Oct 2014 23:59:31 GMTA newsman's life: Pentagon Papers to Watergate (AP) — Ben Bradlee, the former Washington Post editor who died Tuesday at age 93, took a sleepy hometown newspaper and transformed it into a great one.NANCY BENACwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsObituariesMilitary and defenseDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:40:57 GMTSparks fly throughout last Maine governor debate, Maine (AP) — The three candidates for governor clashed Tuesday in their final debate, highlighting their differences on a wide range of issues, including health care and welfare.ALANNA DURKINaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsCampaignsMaineGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:08:50 GMTTarget offers free shipping on all holiday items YORK (AP) — Target Corp. is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items, including even $6 lipsticks, as the discounter throws itself in the ring to compete better with the likes of Amazon.ANNE D'INNOCENZIOfBusinessHoliday shoppingIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesShoppingLifestyleHolidaysOccasionsConsumer products and services, 22 Oct 2014 00:56:02 GMTBusiness Highlights Associated PressfBusinessEconomic growthEconomyHealthMLB PlayoffsCommodity marketsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsLeading economic indicatorsManufacturing sector performanceEventsStock marketsFinancial marketsProducts and servicesCorporate newsMLB baseballProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSportsChinaUnited StatesNew YorkGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:06:17 GMTOilman Nelson Bunker Hunt dies at 88 (AP) — Nelson Bunker Hunt, a Texas oilman who once tried to corner the silver market with one of his brothers only to see the move end in financial disaster, has died. He was 88.aBusinessGeneral newsObituariesCommodity marketsFinancial marketsDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:42:19 GMTClassic fall night in KC for World Series opener's an absolutely perfect fall night for the Fall Classic as the World Series returns to Kansas City for the first time since 1985.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sports, 22 Oct 2014 00:05:06 GMTJapan's exports up in September; deficit persists (AP) — Japan's trade deficit edged higher in September though exports rose more than expected as the yen weakened to a near six-year low, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.iBusinessGeneral newsInternational tradeEconomyJapanEast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 01:22:08 GMTReview: Better cameras, less glare in iPad Air 2, Calif. (AP) — If I've seen you taking photos with a tablet computer, I've probably made fun of you (though maybe not to your face, depending on how big you are). I'm old school: I much prefer looking through the viewfinder of my full-bodied, single-lens reflex camera, even though it has a large LCD screen.ANICK JESDANUNhtBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeTechnologyConsumer electronicsComputer hardwareMobile phonesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:04:43 GMTApple issues security warning for iCloud FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service in China.BRANDON BAILEYhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyHackingComputer and data securityTechnology issuesComputing and information technologyInformation technologyIndustriesMobile phonesConsumer electronicsProducts and servicesCorporate newsChinaCaliforniaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:56:26 GMTThird Point urges Amgen to consider breakup hedge fund run by a famed investor says it has taken a large stake in Amgen and now wants the biotech drugmaker to consider splitting up into two.The Associated PressfBusinessHealth care industryIndustries, 21 Oct 2014 23:31:19 GMTYahoo CEO defends strategy in face of criticism FRANCISCO (AP) — Signaling her reign has reached a pivotal juncture, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to convince restless shareholders that the long-struggling Internet company is heading in the right direction.MICHAEL LIEDTKEaBusinessGeneral newsWindfallsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesPersonal financeCorporate stockCorporate news, 22 Oct 2014 00:27:41 GMTHospital: American video journalist free of Ebola, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha hospital says an American video journalist is free of Ebola and will be released soon.aGeneral newsJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthNews mediaMediaOmahaNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:08:05 GMTGa. electorate shrinks; fewer new voters are white (AP) — Georgia's electorate is changing fast, state officials said Tuesday, underscoring a shift that Democrats see as critical to making gains in a state dominated by Republicans.CHRISTINA A. CASSIDYBILL BARROWpGovernment and politicsElectionsMid-term electionsState electionsVotingPolitical partiesInternational relationsPolitical organizationsNational electionsGeorgiaAtlantaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:09:03 GMTOrder to remove student newspaper copies reversed COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado county clerk has reversed her order that a university remove copies of its student newspaper from boxes outside its student union Tuesday because the front page had coverage of Democratic Sen. Mark Udall's visit to campus.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSmall businessElectionsNewspapersLegislatureNews mediaMediaLegislationColoradoUnited StatesFort CollinsNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:55:34 GMTPolice: Indiana man confesses to all 7 killings, Ind. (AP) — Police say an Indiana man has now definitively confessed to killing seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in northwestern Indiana.MICHAEL TARMaGeneral newsPoliceViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsGaryIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:33:54 GMTBaker, Coakley to face off in gubernatorial debate (AP) — Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker sparred on jobs, schools and services for families and children during a televised gubernatorial debate Tuesday in Massachusetts.STEVE LeBLANCaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsSmall business financingCampaignsSmall businessBusinessMassachusettsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:13:36 GMTElusive bobcat again escapes from New Jersey home TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A pet bobcat that has repeatedly escaped from its owner's southern New Jersey home is again on the loose.aGeneral newsOdditiesAnimalsNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:59:17 GMTHawaii scientists return to ocean for weapon study (AP) — University of Hawaii scientists plan to embark on a final expedition to deep waters off Oahu to study how chemical weapons dumped in the ocean decades ago are affecting seawater, marine life and sediment.htGeneral newsScienceTechnologyWeapons technologyOceanographyWater environmentOceansEnvironmentEnvironment and natureHawaiiHonoluluUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:03:42 GMTGame 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsCaliforniaSan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:01:06 GMTCrist defends party switch in Florida final debate, Fla. (AP) — Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist defended his party switch during his final debate with Republican Gov. Rick Scott, saying Republicans have been kidnapped by the tea party.GARY FINEOUTBRENDAN FARRINGTONpGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsCampaignsFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:33:05 GMTUS agrees to put Marine to Philippine detention, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military chief says a U.S. Marine suspect in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino woman has been flown to the main Philippine military camp in the capital, easing a looming irritant with Washington over his custody.iGeneral newsPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 01:26:30 GMTChurch official pleads guilty in looting case (AP) — A former Boston church official who claimed in an autobiography that he was an enforcer for gangster James "Whitey" Bulger pleaded guilty on Tuesday to federal charges that he looted his church's assets.aGeneral newsRacketeeringLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderBooks and literatureEntertainmentArts and entertainmentBostonUnited StatesMassachusettsNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:45:06 GMTIn San Diego, a House race is made-for-TV drama DIEGO (AP) — A late-night break-in, a stolen campaign playbook that ended up in the hands of the opponent and sexual harassment accusations made by a fired staffer against a candidate who happens to be gay.KEVIN FREKINGELLIOT SPAGATpGovernment and politicsHouse electionsElectionsPolitical fundraisingMunicipal governmentsCampaignsGays and lesbiansPolitical scandalsLocal governmentsTheftCrimeGeneral newsSex in societySocial issuesSocial affairsTelevision programsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentPolitical issuesSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:47 GMTMexican rights agency says army executed 15 of 22 CITY (AP) — At least 12 and probably 15 of the 22 people killed by soldiers at a rural warehouse last summer were executed, the president of the governmental Human Rights Commission said Tuesday, contradicting both the army's and prosecutors' versions of the mass killing in southern Mexico.iGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesViolent crimeMilitary legal affairsCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 21 Oct 2014 23:24:43 GMT5 SC governor candidates meet in final debate, S.C. (AP) — The two major challengers to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley used the candidates' final debate to hammer her over problems with the state's child welfare agency and what they said is her lack of support for a law to take guns away from people convicted of criminal domestic violence.JEFFREY COLLINSaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState governmentsCampaignsGreenvilleSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:49:24 GMTFormer Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies (AP) — In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place.NANCY BENACwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNewspapersObituariesFreedom of the pressJournalismPolitical scandalsNews mediaMediaHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:36:57 GMTJurors given conflicting views of Jodi Arias (AP) — A prosecutor at the sentencing retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias showed jurors two photos Tuesday of her ex-boyfriend and victim Travis Alexander.JACQUES BILLEAUDaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:03:34 GMT10 Things to Know for Wednesday daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:The Associated PressaGeneral news, 22 Oct 2014 01:27:17 GMTTeacher hurt by rock thrown on car: Eager for home, Pa. (AP) — A schoolteacher severely injured by a rock thrown from the overpass of a Pennsylvania interstate said Tuesday she was looking forward to getting back to her Ohio home and seeing her 12-year-old dog Coco.MARK SCOLFOROaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPennsylvaniaOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:03:08 GMTMichelle Obama rallies voters in Iowa, Minnesota (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama stumped for Democrats in Iowa and Minnesota Tuesday, calling on the young and minority voters who powered her husband's rise to the presidency to help the party avoid a potentially bruising midterm election.KYLE POTTERRYAN J. FOLEYpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsMid-term electionsVotingLegislatureMinnesotaIowaMinneapolisIowa CityUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:20:32 GMTIndiana man was violent long before 7 killings, Ind. (AP) — With hindsight, there were signs years ago of increasing violence against women by Darren Vann, who police said Tuesday has confessed to killing seven women in northwestern Indiana.MICHAEL TARMTOM COYNEaGeneral newsMissing personsCrimeViolent crimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesGaryIndianaAustinTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:25:44 GMTThings to know about Arias sentencing retrial (AP) — A new jury in Phoenix will be asked to decide whether Jodi Arias should be executed for the gruesome murder of her former boyfriend.JACQUES BILLEAUDaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:39:47 GMTPakistani Nobel laureate honored in Philadelphia (AP) — A Pakistani teenager awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls' education has been honored with the Liberty Medal.KATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsNobel PrizesGovernment and politicsCelebrityEventsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:24:53 GMTDefense wants theater shooting trial postponed, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys are asking a judge to push back the trial for the man charged in the Colorado movie theater shooting so they can have more time to review a doctor's sanity evaluation that included 22 hours of interviews.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentViolent crimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCrimeColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:39:09 GMTRaimondo, Fung meet in 1st televised debate, R.I. (AP) — Democrat Gina Raimondo and Republican Allan Fung went after each other's leadership in the first televised debate of the Rhode Island governor's race, while voters also got an introduction to a wild-card third-party candidate.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsCampaignsProvidenceRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:28:29 GMTFamily, friends remember women slain in Indiana women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary.HANNAH CUSHMANTOM COYNEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeGaryClintonIllinoisIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:16:53 GMTCongressman's corp. loses Texas charter over taxes ORLEANS (AP) — A Texas-based business co-owned by U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister has lost its right to do business as a Texas corporation after missing deadlines to pay state franchise taxes.aBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsHouse electionsElectionsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeState governmentsNational governmentsTexasLouisianaUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:30:31 GMTSuspect plans to plead guilty in oil patch killing, Mont. (AP) — A Colorado man is set to plead guilty to killing a small-town Montana high school teacher in a slaying that shone a harsh light on the darker side of the Northern Plains' oil boom.MATTHEW BROWNaBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeMissing personsLaw and orderMontanaNorth DakotaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 00:35:47 GMTGiants jump to quick lead in World Series opener Cain runs down a long drive by Pablo Sandoval in deep right-center to end the top of the third. Big ballpark out there in Kansas City.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 01:17:28 GMTColorado newspaper removed for campaign photo COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado county clerk has reversed her order that a university remove copies of the student newspaper from boxes outside the student union Tuesday because the front page had coverage of Democratic Sen. Mark Udall's visit to campus.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsNewspapersLegislatureNews mediaMediaHigher educationEducationSocial affairsCampaignsLegislationColoradoFort CollinsUnited StatesNorth America, 21 Oct 2014 23:21:20 GMTAP NewsAlert, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military chief says US Marine murder suspect flown to local camp for detention.iGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 22 Oct 2014 01:08:05 GMTWashington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93 (AP) — The hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its coverage of the Watergate scandal, Ben Bradlee, has died. He was 93.NANCY BENACwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNewspapersObituariesNews mediaMedia, 22 Oct 2014 00:08:32 GMT