FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:35:40 -0700Texas' Perry says disparaging tweet unauthorizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f5f95cdc85c4031b84dd384d23f6745AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A tweet from Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry's verified account on Sunday night included a disparaging image of the Democratic district attorney who is at the center of his criminal indictment on charges of abuse of power. The tweet was later deleted, followed by another from Perry's account that disavowed the post.PAUL J. WEBERaGeneral newsSocial mediaLegal proceedingsState governmentsCrimeGovernment and politicsOnline mediaMediaLaw and orderLegislationLegislatureTexasAustinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f5f95cdc85c4031b84dd384d23f6745Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:10:03 GMTPlacido Domingo taking bow for iTuneshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1b11740e559419ea19596facc292e2cLONDON (AP) — Placido Domingo will be taking the final bow at this year's iTunes Festival.HILARY FOXiGeneral newsFairs and festivalsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentRecreation and leisureLifestyleUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1b11740e559419ea19596facc292e2cMon, 01 Sep 2014 05:06:16 GMTNo. 10 Baylor opens stadium with 45-0 win over SMUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5953a3af1d054e25bfeae8798ad19d3bWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor's new stadium opened to rave reviews. The 10th-ranked Bears looked pretty good, too.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsCollege footballProfessional footballFootballCollege sportsWacoTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5953a3af1d054e25bfeae8798ad19d3bMon, 01 Sep 2014 07:06:19 GMTWozniacki outlasts Sharapova, in US Open quartershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1f52a42314d4ded87f3e3507745bb19NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.RACHEL COHENsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisWomen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsTennisEventsUnited StatesNew York CityNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1f52a42314d4ded87f3e3507745bb19Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:30:35 GMTBud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9ed6d8a0a094b6c84e6fb8ca77f5519FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Bud Cauley won the Hotel Fitness Championship on Sunday to regain his PGA Tour card, earning $180,000 in the Web.com Tour Finals opener.sSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessFort WayneIndianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9ed6d8a0a094b6c84e6fb8ca77f5519Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:36:53 GMT49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b83ea8b2d93349fb9de46068d6937dacSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.aGeneral newsSportsCelebrityArrestsCrimeEntertainmentArts and entertainmentViolent crimeMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessLaw and orderProfessional footballFootballViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsCaliforniaSan JoseSan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b83ea8b2d93349fb9de46068d6937dacMon, 01 Sep 2014 01:41:02 GMTIslamic State group becomes target of Arab satirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38ed18d9ab254bb8bb23ac16689b70bfBAGHDAD (AP) — The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town — not realizing he's fired it backward at his leader.VIVIAN SALAMAiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentGovernment programsCivil warsTelevisionAnimation and comicsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestMediaSyriaIraqSaudi ArabiaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38ed18d9ab254bb8bb23ac16689b70bfMon, 01 Sep 2014 06:16:37 GMTBeijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93eeadd9a3e9460786fcf66c67673c2aHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub.KELVIN CHANiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestHong KongChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93eeadd9a3e9460786fcf66c67673c2aMon, 01 Sep 2014 05:10:51 GMTHenley leads a large chasing pack at Deutsche Bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31fccdd5e43f4f0ebe081d07b6983aedNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Russell Henley either was playing down his chances or looking at Rory McIlroy's name high on the leaderboard in the Deutsche Bank Championship.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfMassachusettsBostonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31fccdd5e43f4f0ebe081d07b6983aedMon, 01 Sep 2014 07:06:12 GMTStewart back on the track, but big issues remainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1170dc32a1ff4221a01193420bf6213eHAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — His racing suit unzipped down to his waist, Tony Stewart walked glumly out of Atlanta Motor Speedway with two issues still hanging over him.PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1170dc32a1ff4221a01193420bf6213eMon, 01 Sep 2014 07:06:19 GMTShowboat closes after 27 years in Atlantic Cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74cd98caffe6458fb6c89fbd547fbed1ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The show is over for the Showboat Casino Hotel.WAYNE PARRYaBusinessGeneral newsBowlingGamblingRecreation and leisureLifestyleSportsAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74cd98caffe6458fb6c89fbd547fbed1Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:04:21 GMTFederer to play Brisbane International in Januaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c139d3be65ae471ba5728d1afc857c77BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer has confirmed he will return to the Brisbane International in January to kick off his preparation for the Australian Open.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c139d3be65ae471ba5728d1afc857c77Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:47:39 GMTWhat to watch at US Open: Serena seeking quartershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ad790f8086435b8ea56d561eee477cNEW YORK (AP) — With Maria Sharapova's loss at the U.S. Open, four different women will win Grand Slam titles this year.RACHEL COHENsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsWomen's tennisMen's tennisWomen's sportsAthlete injuriesTennisMen's sportsEventsAthlete healthUnited StatesNew YorkNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ad790f8086435b8ea56d561eee477cMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:22:34 GMTNorthern California wildfires show slower growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/023262fec3d4439f9a93081ac32505c4HAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures have slowed the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.aGeneral newsAccidents and disastersNatural disastersFiresEvacuationsForestsWeatherEnvironment and natureCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/023262fec3d4439f9a93081ac32505c4Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:54:34 GMTCalifornia Made in America show sizzles on day 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d295a02d9b1b4daea079b0648b96cb3cLOS ANGELES (AP) — The second day of downtown Los Angeles' inaugural outdoor music festival sizzled on Sunday as more than 37,000 concertgoers grooved to an eclectic mix of rock, hip-hop and electronic music under the blazing sun.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentArrestsLaw and orderCrimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d295a02d9b1b4daea079b0648b96cb3cMon, 01 Sep 2014 05:53:24 GMTCuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d9b734616d44780acca310176f5649bHAVANA (AP) — Cubans braced Monday for a clampdown on the flow of car tires, flat-screen televisions, blue jeans and shampoo in the bags of travelers who haul eye-popping amounts of foreign-bought merchandise to an island where consumer goods are frequently shoddy, scarce and expensive.MICHAEL WEISSENSTEINiGeneral newsGovernment payGovernment and politicsGovernment business and financeBusinessConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCubaHavanaMiamiCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d9b734616d44780acca310176f5649bMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:09:15 GMTGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7111ca4c32b24e6fb5019ffe7abec4d9NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Labor Day finish loaded with possibilities.The Associated PresssSportsWomen's golfGolfMen's golfWomen's sportsMen's sportsRyder CupEventsMassachusettsPortlandUnited StatesNorth AmericaOregonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7111ca4c32b24e6fb5019ffe7abec4d9Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:12:47 GMTTony Stewart's return to race track ends earlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad0dcc3688d46819c934d810ba77656HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Tony Stewart climbed from his battered car, took a big gulp of water, and surveyed the damage.PAUL NEWBERRYaGeneral newsSportsAutomobile racingCriminal investigationsNASCARLaw and orderCrimeAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bad0dcc3688d46819c934d810ba77656Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:37:27 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/012c98803eaf4d05bd498a1ccc2eadb1Today is Monday, September 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year. This is Labor Day.The Associated PressaWorld War IIEventsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/012c98803eaf4d05bd498a1ccc2eadb1Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:00:24 GMTDad of woman who helped kill 3 honors victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5fb1cd4d4154c47b58b7704ea0a6566LAS VEGAS (AP) — The father of a woman whose June rampage with her husband left two Las Vegas police officers and a good Samaritan dead visited the restaurant and store where the three were gunned down, saying he was still in disbelief and thinks about the victims' families every day.aGeneral newsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5fb1cd4d4154c47b58b7704ea0a6566Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:26:33 GMTMan in China kills 2 in knife attack at schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57bba3a9585d4443990053afa6cc7da1BEIJING (AP) — Officials say a 40-year-old man stabbed students and teachers with a knife at a school in central China, killing two people and injuring four before jumping to his death.iGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/57bba3a9585d4443990053afa6cc7da1Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:01:00 GMTRevel starts shutdown Monday after just 2 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02c6b3caece640468e1d91cf135db554ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling begins to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel empties its hotel.WAYNE PARRYaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesNew JerseyAtlantic CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02c6b3caece640468e1d91cf135db554Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:28:13 GMTOfficial: 5 killed in plane crash north of Denverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8943cbbe71704d6f895a0a944eedd777ERIE, Colo. (AP) — All five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died, a spokesman for the National Transportation Board said.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8943cbbe71704d6f895a0a944eedd777Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:08:48 GMTErnst wins LPGA's Portland Classic in playoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8a454b123c9468f8c24597beb118b1ePORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Austin Ernst won the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic on Sunday with a par on the first hole of a playoff against South Korea's I.K. Kim.NICK DASCHELsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsPortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8a454b123c9468f8c24597beb118b1eMon, 01 Sep 2014 02:23:42 GMTNYC's huge West Indian Day Parade set to step offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4f5c24602bd48b48ae1c28c0d28053bNEW YORK (AP) — Caribbean culture is set to get its annual spotlight in New York City, where the West Indian Day Parade is one of the year's biggest outdoor events — and political see-and-be-seen spots.aGeneral newsParadesRecreation and leisureLifestyleNew York CityNew YorkBrooklynUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4f5c24602bd48b48ae1c28c0d28053bMon, 01 Sep 2014 05:54:19 GMTUS judge blocks enforcement of new La abortion lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4922c7da0d5140fc8499a30b801c5978BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal judge has temporarily blocked Louisiana from enforcing its restrictive new abortion law. But lawyers and advocates appeared to disagree about whether the judge's order affects doctors at all five abortion clinics in the state or only those at three clinics whose lawsuit challenges the measure.JANET McCONNAUGHEYaGeneral newsAbortionNational courtsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsWomen's healthHealthIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryLouisianaBaton RougeNew OrleansUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4922c7da0d5140fc8499a30b801c5978Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:25:14 GMTCelebrity chef charged with intoxicated drivinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e713375e1a943dbb7a11bcb50a631aaSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityArrestsCrimeReckless endangermentLaw and orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e713375e1a943dbb7a11bcb50a631aaMon, 01 Sep 2014 03:38:20 GMTJapan urges toilet paper stock for major quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6956f1591f4d6bb52b5172612990aeTOKYO (AP) — On national disaster prevention day, Japan's government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40 percent of the nation's supply comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.MARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsDisaster planning and responseNatural disastersAccidents and disastersJapanTokyoEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae6956f1591f4d6bb52b5172612990aeMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:32:18 GMTPakistani police, protesters clash anew in capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a0a8fe0ff0c4922a94b1ca4b257e2a5ISLAMABAD (AP) — Anti-government protesters and Pakistani police have clashed once again as the demonstrators pushed into a sprawling government complex in the country's capital in an effort to try to reach the prime minister's official residence.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestPakistanIslamabadSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a0a8fe0ff0c4922a94b1ca4b257e2a5Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:40:42 GMTS. Korea says N. Korea fires projectile into seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/985fed886ab4421990debd8d80c4e869SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired another short-range projectile into the sea Monday, a Seoul official said, in the country's latest weapons test made three days after it cancelled a plan to send cheerleaders to the upcoming Asian Games in the South.HYUNG-JIN KIMiGeneral newsWeapons administrationMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsSouth KoreaNorth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/985fed886ab4421990debd8d80c4e869Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:25:59 GMTS. Korea: N. Korea fires projectile into seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b02ebfa557044e96a9c4f929b3666d5bSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has fired another short-range projectile into the sea, the latest in a slew of weapons tests the North has been conducting this year.HYUNG-JIN KIMiGeneral newsSouth KoreaNorth KoreaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b02ebfa557044e96a9c4f929b3666d5bMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:57:35 GMTMerkel aide downplays anti-euro party's successhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b57bbf9349884a218e93e1a5dfdbd72cBERLIN (AP) — A top aide to German Chancellor Angela Merkel is downplaying a new anti-euro party's strong showing in a state election, arguing that it's too early to say its long-term success is assured.iBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsCurrency marketsPolitical partiesElectionsFinancial marketsPolitical organizationsGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b57bbf9349884a218e93e1a5dfdbd72cMon, 01 Sep 2014 06:38:59 GMTChina manufacturing growth slowed in Augusthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/487e5d5732f64d028870bf27a8be9d4dBEIJING (AP) — China's manufacturing growth decelerated in August due to weaker global demand and a slowdown in domestic investment, two surveys showed Monday.iBusinessGeneral newsEconomyChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/487e5d5732f64d028870bf27a8be9d4dMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:06:34 GMTAlibaba IPO comes with unusual structurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea11c129aeea44dc92d6d3d750c1fd76BEIJING (AP) — Foreigners who want to buy Alibaba Group shares in the Chinese e-commerce giant's U.S. public offering will need to get comfortable with an unusual business structure.JOE McDONALDhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyCorporate legal affairsOnline mediaEconomyGovernment regulationsCorporate newsMediaCorporate stockGovernment and politicsChinaHong KongBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea11c129aeea44dc92d6d3d750c1fd76Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:29:49 GMTRoger Federer advances in 4 sets at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cf63a4e8b244ce8a2c075084822ec97NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer regrouped after a fortuitously timed rain delay to move on at the U.S. Open in four sets.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's tennisTennisEventsMen's sportsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cf63a4e8b244ce8a2c075084822ec97Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:16:03 GMTFred Couples wins Champions Tour eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba11bcfcde854b7e8a120e98d8a96094CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Fred Couples won the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday, chipping in for eagle for a course-record 9-under 61 and beating Billy Andrade with a tap-in birdie on the first hole of a playoff.sSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsAlbertaCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba11bcfcde854b7e8a120e98d8a96094Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:04:20 GMTDimitrov rallies to beat Goffin at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/999f521953ef46f182b4a51f1dcb567aNEW YORK (AP) — Shut out in the first set, seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov shut down David Goffin the rest of the night at the U.S. Open.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/999f521953ef46f182b4a51f1dcb567aMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:10:54 GMTBad weather shuts down concerts, delays flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449dbfb98394413da9efa977aaad0375PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by lightning.KATHY MATHESONaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentWeatherU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsFloodsAir travel disruptionsAccidents and disastersFairs and festivalsEventsTransportationRecreation and leisureLifestyleTennisSportsPhiladelphiaNew YorkNew York CityIowaNewarkNebraskaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Jerseyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449dbfb98394413da9efa977aaad0375Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:51:24 GMTBencic, 17, reaches US Open quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd64faa5f7d4b87b1914133c2ab9b78NEW YORK (AP) — With mentor Martina Hingis cheering from the stands, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic became the youngest U.S. Open quarterfinalist since Hingis herself in 1997.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsWomen's tennisTennisEventsWomen's sportsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebd64faa5f7d4b87b1914133c2ab9b78Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:25:04 GMTBundy son pulls kids from schools over knifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/110084bd6a564aa3b09c1badcefd2929LAS VEGAS (AP) — A son of rancher Cliven Bundy has withdrawn his children from Clark County schools after his daughter was barred from carrying a pocket knife on school grounds.aGeneral newsEducationSocial affairsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/110084bd6a564aa3b09c1badcefd2929Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:44:18 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dd3a9683a5646db8f2b39085e072d9fWhen Cubans go to the beach to cool off during the summer, they use any kind of transportation they can find: bus, horse drawn carriage, classic cars from the 1950s.The Associated PressaGeneral newsBrazilMexicoLatin America and CaribbeanSouth AmericaNorth AmericaCentral Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dd3a9683a5646db8f2b39085e072d9fMon, 01 Sep 2014 04:25:52 GMTCalifornia school retires divisive Arab mascothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7236d1bb0a6b4684b7b70cbf8b7169b3THERMAL, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.aGeneral newsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7236d1bb0a6b4684b7b70cbf8b7169b3Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:14:47 GMTPeng beats Safarova to make US Open quarterfinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2f0559b326d46d5a2a23d783391cabcNEW YORK (AP) — China's Peng Shuai finally reached a Grand Slam quarterfinal in her sixth try.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2f0559b326d46d5a2a23d783391cabcMon, 01 Sep 2014 01:55:18 GMTStewart's return to track marred by collisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f440001d4e834290ab7dd744f8c9eefdHAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Tony Stewart's return to the track has been marred by a collision with Kyle Busch that sent the No. 14 car into the wall at Atlanta Motor Speedway.PAUL NEWBERRYsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARGeorgiaAtlantaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f440001d4e834290ab7dd744f8c9eefdMon, 01 Sep 2014 01:45:35 GMTModi visit draws pledges of support from Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c3fc816d76f4eceabf92188ccb503e8TOKYO (AP) — Japanese government and business leaders pledged support Monday for visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's effort to modernize his country's economy.ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsSummitsGovernment and politicsInternational relationsFinancial servicesIndustriesJapanIndiaEast AsiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c3fc816d76f4eceabf92188ccb503e8Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:54:41 GMTIndians-Royals game suspended in 10th inninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d2f54300dc54825b163c8973c6f5b9aKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The race for the AL Central title got another wrinkle Sunday night when Cleveland's game at Kansas City was suspended in the 10th inning.sSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d2f54300dc54825b163c8973c6f5b9aMon, 01 Sep 2014 05:27:29 GMTAsia stocks rise on S&P high, China stimulus hopeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9844cd3ba30b46bfa6696165d70b9c65BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday, lifted by another record high on Wall Street and expectations of stimulus in China after its manufacturing growth slowed. Investors looked ahead to this week's U.S. employment figures and a meeting of Europe's central bank for signs of stimulus steps.JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsFinancial marketsChinaEast AsiaBeijingUnited StatesGreater ChinaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9844cd3ba30b46bfa6696165d70b9c65Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:55:25 GMTA timeline of Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bf24ec738fa4028ac8973849de30cb7A look at key moments in the history of Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel:The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bf24ec738fa4028ac8973849de30cb7Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:31:15 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca921b4c7e2a47e08918d8b8c9220f2fIn an oddball attempt at sports diplomacy with North Korea, a group of about 20 mixed martial artists from around the world, including former NFL player Bob "The Beast" Sapp, traveled to Pyongyang last week to engage in arm-wrestling and tug-of-war competitions with local children.Associated PressaGeneral newsJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca921b4c7e2a47e08918d8b8c9220f2fMon, 01 Sep 2014 06:46:46 GMTRG3 statue, boats on water at Baylor's new stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fafd31db9b041d0903a8f1291565887WACO, Texas (AP) — RG3 in bronze and boats on the water at Baylor.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsSports facility constructionCollege footballSports businessCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballWacoTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3fafd31db9b041d0903a8f1291565887Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:44:46 GMT