FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 22 Sep 2014 01:13:08 -0700Syria vote isn't last word from Congress on warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3846a883947544ef88e8f9d66c3a8666WASHINGTON (AP) — As far as Congress is concerned, President Barack Obama's Mideast war strategy isn't in the clear yet.BRADLEY KLAPPERDONNA CASSATAwGovernment and politicsLegislatureMilitant groupsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseForeign policyInternational relationsGeneral newsLegislationGovernment policyUnited StatesSyriaDistrict of ColumbiaMiddle EastIraqNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3846a883947544ef88e8f9d66c3a8666Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:29:57 GMTCuban baseball opening runs into troublehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a264f29d7e674530b724ac957759f721HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's unprecedented effort to stop a devastating baseball talent drain doesn't seem to be working, with a string of stars leaving for the major leagues in the year since the government allowed a small number to play professionally overseas.ANNE-MARIE GARCIAMICHAEL WEISSENSTEINiGeneral newsSportsAthlete compensationSports transactionsBaseballProfessional baseballSports businessMen's sportsCubaHavanaCaribbeanJapanUnited StatesLatin America and CaribbeanEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a264f29d7e674530b724ac957759f721Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:14:58 GMTAffluence eludes poor crowding into Asian citieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b98b1434516a417ea8ebe3e6b702ddc3JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Down a concrete path, between rail tracks that buzz with each approaching train and a river choked by plastic and raw sewage, Asih Binti Arif cradles her baby and reflects on dreams gone dark.ELAINE KURTENBACHMARGIE MASONiBusinessGeneral newsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsIndonesiaMyanmarIndiaSoutheast AsiaYangonJakartaMumbaiAsiaSouth AsiaJavahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b98b1434516a417ea8ebe3e6b702ddc3Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:53:04 GMTErrani wins opener at inaugural Wuhan Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af62b7d4e834e44981137f7286587b5WUHAN, China (AP) — Sara Errani reeled off the last six games of the match against Heather Watson of Britain to advance to the second round of the inaugural Wuhan Open with a 7-5, 6-4 victory Monday.The Associated PresssSportsWomen's tennisAthlete injuriesWomen's sportsTennisAthlete healthWuhanChinaHong KongEast AsiaGreater ChinaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af62b7d4e834e44981137f7286587b5Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:52:23 GMTUS firm in China meat scandal lays off 340 staffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/694f8b5698394edd91f2d9ce3cb541a9BEIJING (AP) — A U.S. meat supplier said Monday it is laying off most of the workforce of a Chinese subsidiary accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other major restaurant chains.JOE McDONALDiBusinessGeneral newsLayoffsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesPersonnelProducts and servicesCorporate newsChinaShanghaiUnited StatesGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/694f8b5698394edd91f2d9ce3cb541a9Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:02:38 GMTSteelers lead Panthers 23-6 after 3rd quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04fee64c52a844aeaefca139e904b28bCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Antonio Brown hauled in two touchdown passes from Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers led the Carolina Panthers 23-6 after the third quarter Sunday night.AARON BEARDsSportsProfessional footballFootballCharlotteNewtonNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04fee64c52a844aeaefca139e904b28bMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:04:01 GMTEgypt militants claim blast near foreign ministryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/355bf98869f7402c9a2ed4adf8f4653bCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian militant group claimed responsibility for Sunday's bomb blast in a busy downtown Cairo street near the Foreign Ministry that killed two senior police officers and wounded several other policemen.MAAMOUN YOUSSEFiGeneral newsBombingsMilitant groupsWar and unrestInternational relationsTerrorismGovernment and politicsEgyptCairoMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/355bf98869f7402c9a2ed4adf8f4653bMon, 22 Sep 2014 08:09:05 GMTSaints defense better in 20-9 win over Vikingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6da968596344162b367df13d594257dNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints' defense was starting to look like a liability in coordinator Rob Ryan's second season.BRETT MARTELsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballNew OrleansMinnesotaLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6da968596344162b367df13d594257dMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:55:05 GMTAccused White House intruder to appear in courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12d02e365e19447f93a926449473676cWASHINGTON (AP) — The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife is scheduled to have his initial appearance Monday in federal court.JESSICA GRESKOwGovernment and politicsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12d02e365e19447f93a926449473676cMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:17:03 GMTBell, Blount carry Steelers past Panthers 37-19http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97d64c8c09d94239a9a3bc911dab2f79CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Move over, Walter Abercrombie and Earnest Jackson.STEVE REEDsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballCharlotteNewtonNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97d64c8c09d94239a9a3bc911dab2f79Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:56:56 GMTAlabama says no weapons found after dorm lockdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd595c3b20fb444eb3c21dc13d0de2f6TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama says police have searched a dormitory after receiving reports of people with firearms, but a thorough search found no weapons or people not authorized to be there.aGeneral newsAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd595c3b20fb444eb3c21dc13d0de2f6Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:44:08 GMTNew Afghan president, but vote totals kept secrethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3bc1ad867284531934d5738111836c8KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Ending months of vote-related tension, Afghanistan's election commission named a new president Sunday only hours after the leading candidates signed a power-sharing deal that names one of them as the country's new chief executive.JASON STRAZIUSORAHIM FAIEZiGeneral newsFraud and false statementsInternational agreementsElectionsCabinetsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsRun-off electionsCrimeVotingInternational relationsNational electionsAfghanistanKabulUnited StatesCentral AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3bc1ad867284531934d5738111836c8Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:03:23 GMTHong Kong students on strike in democracy battlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4215739a7e1b4ef990db21b4f2ba78d6HONG KONG (AP) — Thousands of Hong Kong students boycotted classes Monday to protest Beijing's decision to restrict electoral reforms in a weeklong strike marking the latest phase in the battle for democracy in the southern Chinese city.iBusinessGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsDemocracyEducationStrikesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsSocial affairsLabor issuesSocial issuesHong KongChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4215739a7e1b4ef990db21b4f2ba78d6Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:13:06 GMTSome 130,000 Syrians reach Turkey, fleeing IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f7a9857f69d4c69bdd21908dd59d71dANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The number of Syrian refugees who have reached Turkey in the past four days after fleeing the advance of Islamic State militants now totals 130,000, Turkey's deputy prime minister said Monday.iGeneral newsPolitical refugeesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsTurkeySyriaMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f7a9857f69d4c69bdd21908dd59d71dMon, 22 Sep 2014 08:05:00 GMTAP PHOTOS: Pole dancing being used for fitnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f56c4c4e7c487bad91008fd5b92688LAS VEGAS (AP) — Poles have long been a staple of smoky strip clubs, but the women scaling and swinging from them in Las Vegas earlier this month weren't doing it for dollar bills.MICHELLE RINDELSaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsHealthLifestyleLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f56c4c4e7c487bad91008fd5b92688Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:27:07 GMTDel. authorities: Bus overturns, 2 dead, injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/079ab893ceb340a6a973a27b451e543aNEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A bus carrying dozens of people crashed and overturned in Delaware, leaving two women dead and several other people injured, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsInjuriesAccidents and disastersTransportationHealthNew CastleDelawareWilmingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/079ab893ceb340a6a973a27b451e543aMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:02:13 GMTObama and immigration: High hopes, a mixed recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03721067a57b4b5aa00c0eb7e1e2d8c0WASHINGTON (AP) — There were about 30, all Mexican nationals desperate to avoid deportations that would separate them from their families. Living in Illinois, they appealed for help from their new U.S. senator, Barack Obama.JIM KUHNHENNwGovernment and politicsHispanicsRace and ethnicityCampaignsImmigrationLegislationLegislatureSpecial interest groupsPolitical organizationsSocial issuesSocial affairsElectionsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03721067a57b4b5aa00c0eb7e1e2d8c0Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:44:50 GMTPolice say rifle carried by ambush suspect foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b7d173b74c947d187a63c1659a3dc14CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Nine days after a gunman went on a deadly ambush at a state police barracks, authorities said Sunday they have recovered one of the weapons he was carrying and believe they are hot on his trail as he travels on foot through rugged forests in northeastern Pennsylvania.KATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b7d173b74c947d187a63c1659a3dc14Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:53:58 GMTAsian shares slip on jitters over China growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b03592b8c804fe4b6bc7904e4715725TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday as investors awaited the release of a preliminary manufacturing survey from China this week that might show renewed weakness in the world's second-largest economy.ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsJapanEast AsiaChinaUnited StatesAsiaGreater ChinaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b03592b8c804fe4b6bc7904e4715725Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:36:43 GMTGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b491739b2edc4a9bb1faf8f5ca10f3f8PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Mi Jung Hur held off top-ranked Stacy Lewis on Sunday to win the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic, finishing with a 6-under 66 for a tournament-record 21-under 267 total.The Associated PresssSportsMen's golfWomen's golfGolfMen's sportsWomen's sportsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessAlabamaHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b491739b2edc4a9bb1faf8f5ca10f3f8Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:27:41 GMTCrews make progress on huge California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/691e5833bc5c431784ead1c7ca74ec96SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cooler, wet weather helped firefighters make progress on a huge Northern California wildfire that destroyed nearly three-dozen structures, forced the evacuation of more than 2,000 people and forced the cancellation of a sporting event because of the smoke.TERRY COLLINSaGeneral newsAccidents and disastersEvacuationsAir qualityFiresNatural disastersEnvironmentEnvironment and natureCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/691e5833bc5c431784ead1c7ca74ec96Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:24:54 GMTNew Zealand leader wants flag vote held next yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22131dbeee2948f59d66169a18d1e3feWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Fresh off a big election win, New Zealand Prime Minster John Key said Monday that he wants the nation to vote next year on changing its flag.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNew ZealandUnited KingdomOceaniaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22131dbeee2948f59d66169a18d1e3feMon, 22 Sep 2014 06:53:40 GMTAustralia to prohibit secret service torturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb25c3c3e65c47b8bd30dbf374f7a73bCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government has bent to public pressure by proposing a specific prohibition on secret service officers torturing suspected terrorists.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsTerrorismPolice brutalityLegislationIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsWar and unrestLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceViolent crimeCrimeLegislatureAustraliaSydneyOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb25c3c3e65c47b8bd30dbf374f7a73bMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:40:05 GMTTJ Brodie scores in Flames' split-squad winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c9a0d41088e4bf1b73f6ce2012a42ddCALGARY, Alberta (AP) — TJ Brodie scored on a power play 2:06 into the second period in the Calgary Flames' 1-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers in a split-squad exhibition game Sunday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaEdmontonCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c9a0d41088e4bf1b73f6ce2012a42ddMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:24:40 GMTLogan to upgrade terminal to handle large planehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b94148da82744a1a84295fec8a6e8e74BOSTON (AP) — Logan International Airport in Boston is changing its international terminal to better accommodate the Airbus A380, the world's largest passenger jet.tTravelLifestyleBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b94148da82744a1a84295fec8a6e8e74Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:02:06 GMTWhite House intruder expected to appear in courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b2446e044c44b5abd10f9b4f073da49WASHINGTON (AP) — The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife is scheduled to have his initial appearance in federal court.wGovernment and politicsVeteransDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b2446e044c44b5abd10f9b4f073da49Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:10:55 GMTWeek of diplomacy: Israel-Hamas talks, Abbas at UNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55ae2d2ccf534e60a2c58167cd6fe656RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — It's a busy week in Mideast diplomacy, book-ended by the launch of Israel-Hamas talks about a border deal for blockaded Gaza and the Palestinian president's U.N. speech about a new strategy for dealing with Israel.MOHAMMED DARAGHMEHKARIN LAUBiGeneral newsTerritorial disputesWar and unrestDiplomacyBlockadesUnited Nations General Assembly Annual MeetingGovernment and politicsInternational relationsEventsPalestinian territoriesWest BankEgyptIsraelCairoGaza StripMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55ae2d2ccf534e60a2c58167cd6fe656Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:22:04 GMTTurnovers, Jennings, Manning lead Giants to winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a14de14454e4377a7d9328c59621d06EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When it comes to winning football games, Tom Coughlin isn't afraid to get out of his comfort zone.TOM CANAVANsSportsProfessional footballFootballTexasNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a14de14454e4377a7d9328c59621d06Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:54:06 GMTNASA's Maven explorer arrives at Mars after a yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c463f8b32ac24874b1e4f27d9f15f178CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Maven spacecraft arrived at Mars late Sunday after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.MARCIA DUNNhtGeneral newsScienceSpace explorationPlanetsAerospace technologyAtmospheric scienceAstronomyIndustrial technologyTechnologyEarth scienceIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessColoradoFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c463f8b32ac24874b1e4f27d9f15f178Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:39:34 GMTNew Afghan leader to name woman to Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/484d007006d840ea86aadaf290bbe875KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's new president-elect says he wants Afghan women represented at the highest levels of government, and he pledged to appoint a woman to the Supreme Court.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryAfghanistanCentral AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/484d007006d840ea86aadaf290bbe875Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:55:31 GMTMan seen with UVa student faces driving chargehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c63ca787a6d242a199f20550bcffb849CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A man believed to be the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared was being sought on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving, a police chief said Sunday, adding authorities also want to ask him about the missing teen.aGeneral newsReckless endangermentMissing personsCrimeCharlottesvilleVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c63ca787a6d242a199f20550bcffb849Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:59:29 GMTGroup: Tibetan student dies after self-immolationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f08a73c6c5be42deb27181f7f644d8aaBEIJING (AP) — A Tibetan student died last week after setting himself on fire, in the first such protest in five months, a London-based activist group said Monday.iGeneral newsPolitical activismPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsTibetBeijingChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f08a73c6c5be42deb27181f7f644d8aaMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:32:01 GMTDynamiting barely dents Peru's narco air bridgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a625ee12b8ae4632907b8d6f525e79d1PICHARI, Peru (AP) — The dynamiting of clandestine airstrips by Peruvian security forces in the world's No. 1 coca-growing valley cuts into profits but hardly discourages cocaine traffickers who net tens of thousands of dollars with each Bolivia-bound flight.FRANKLIN BRICENOiGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimePeruBoliviaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a625ee12b8ae4632907b8d6f525e79d1Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:16:10 GMTFiji election results confirm big win for rulerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cfa2ca0058642b4a14c1637ef0e3ce3SUVA, Fiji (AP) — Official results Monday from a landmark Fiji election confirm a big win for the nation's military ruler.NICK PERRYPITA LIGAIULAiGeneral newsParliamentary electionsVotingGovernment and politicsElectionsFijiSuvaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1cfa2ca0058642b4a14c1637ef0e3ce3Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:27:42 GMTSamsung may launch first Tizen phone in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f93f7f02f2b43aa81933a1116306c4bSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A report says Samsung Electronics Co. will released its long-delayed Tizen-powered smartphone in India.htBusinessTechnologySouth KoreaSeoulEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f93f7f02f2b43aa81933a1116306c4bMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:18:41 GMT32 structures destroyed in California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9403f9f5a5064d86b1b1272f59879594SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Light rain and cooler temperatures helped firefighters makes advances Sunday against a huge Northern California wildfire that has destroyed nearly three-dozen structures.TERRY COLLINSaGeneral newsProperty damageAccidents and disastersFiresNatural disastersCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9403f9f5a5064d86b1b1272f59879594Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:48:38 GMT"Cool" Joe Flacco rallies Ravens past Browns 23-21http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba47ae0d68ee4e4589e87b40dea87eb3CLEVELAND (AP) — As the game got tighter and time started slipping away from the Ravens, quarterback Joe Flacco only got calmer.TOM WITHERSsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesSports businessAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba47ae0d68ee4e4589e87b40dea87eb3Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:53:07 GMTSouthwest flight makes emergency landing at LAXhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c22d3539f30541b089d1338c78e4a7aeLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southwest Airlines flight from Sacramento, California, had to make an emergency landing in Los Angeles Saturday after its wing flaps malfunctioned.Associated PresstTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c22d3539f30541b089d1338c78e4a7aeMon, 22 Sep 2014 03:00:35 GMTChina reveals cases of torture in police detentionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cdd40eb56144aaf953d51dc9f759c46BEIJING (AP) — China's official news agency says three police officers and four other people helping them have been convicted of torturing suspects to obtain confessions.iGeneral newsPolice brutalityLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cdd40eb56144aaf953d51dc9f759c46Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:22:57 GMTSpanish priest with Ebola flown back to Madridhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7f7cbf9d5c84473959c8d62cdd2855eMADRID (AP) — A Spanish priest who was diagnosed with the Ebola virus while working in Sierra Leone has been flown back to Spain and taken to a Madrid hospital.iGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthMadridSpainSierra LeoneWest AfricaWestern EuropeEuropeAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7f7cbf9d5c84473959c8d62cdd2855eMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:33:08 GMTRoethlisberger, Steelers top Panthers 37-19http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/324ed7b28aa240ac800c5eb5c6565840CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger spent Sunday night relishing in the return of Steelers football.STEVE REEDsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional footballAthlete healthFootballNewtonCharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/324ed7b28aa240ac800c5eb5c6565840Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:12:43 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19701b9883b841988b6a519d90b0d1b9In a wild week, most of Mexico proudly celebrated independence day while the people in resort region at the southern end of the scenic Baja California peninsula had their world upended by a powerful hurricane.The Associated PressaGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersStormsWeatherMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentMexicoMexico CityLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaCentral Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19701b9883b841988b6a519d90b0d1b9Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:02:35 GMTPaul Goydos wins Hawaii Championshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ccac4eb39a94d52bb3842266a6471d3KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Paul Goydos won the Hawaii Championship on Sunday for his first Champions Tour title, breaking out of a tight pack with four straight birdies.sSportsMen's golfMen's sportsGolfHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ccac4eb39a94d52bb3842266a6471d3Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:28:23 GMTLate interception clinches Patriots' 16-9 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e94625589142a4b07a083c54a9e03aFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Coach Bill Belichick questioned a defensive pass interference penalty against his Patriots.HOWARD ULMANsSportsProfessional footballFootballMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e94625589142a4b07a083c54a9e03aMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:54:06 GMTCards clinch playoff spot, then lose 7-2 to Redshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5d3969dd36c438087f1c4e148390af9ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals clinched a playoff spot on Sunday, and then lost 7-2 to Jay Bruce and the Cincinnati Reds.STEVE OVERBEYsSportsMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballEventsBaseballMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5d3969dd36c438087f1c4e148390af9Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:30:21 GMTAustin Schultz leads Oilers in split-squad gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8b6bf5ed5ff4c8a91b081599a4b7712EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Austin Schultz had a goal and an assist in the Edmonton Oilers' 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames in a split-squad exhibition game Sunday night.sSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsAlbertaCalgaryCanadaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8b6bf5ed5ff4c8a91b081599a4b7712Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:18:01 GMTFiji's military ruler sworn in as elected leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/467c8b2bf1b94f76b2df4e1aa6fc6b48SUVA, Fiji (AP) — Fiji's military ruler was sworn in as the South Pacific nation's elected leader Monday after results confirmed his big win in the first election since he led a coup eight years ago.NICK PERRYPITA LIGAIULAiGeneral newsParliamentary electionsVotingGovernment and politicsElectionsFijiSuvaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/467c8b2bf1b94f76b2df4e1aa6fc6b48Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:24:56 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d432f75344d41e1bf3cd9903b21d32fThe Asian Games, a mini-Olympics for more than 10,000 athletes from 45 nations, kicked off Friday in Icheon, South Korea, with a lavish opening ceremony. Teams from the Far East to the Middle East are competing in 42 sports, including football and weightlifting, in which North Korea's Om Yun Chol beat his own world record to win gold in the men's 56-kilogram clean and jerk.The Associated PressaGeneral newsMen's tennisTennisMen's sportsSportsGovernment and politicsJapanEast AsiaSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d432f75344d41e1bf3cd9903b21d32fMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:35:36 GMTPolice find rifle carried by ambush suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccaf08d49aad45ef960550b628e88460CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Authorities have had no confirmed sightings of the alleged gunman who is accused of a deadly ambush at a police barracks 10 days ago, but they say they have found an assault rifle he was carrying and believe they are hot on his trail in the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods.KATHY MATHESONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccaf08d49aad45ef960550b628e88460Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:15:37 GMTPakistan appoints new spy chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3d3ee11d8a44cf2862e4263374b2cbdISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani army says it has appointed a new chief for the country's premier intelligence agency, Inter-Services Intelligence, also known by its acronym ISI.iGeneral newsEspionageCrimePakistanSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3d3ee11d8a44cf2862e4263374b2cbdMon, 22 Sep 2014 07:17:59 GMT