FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:15:23 -0800Gangster 'Mad' Frankie Fraser dies at 90http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e10c6142420436497c3e7f77a04aeadLONDON (AP) — "Mad" Frankie Fraser, an old-school London criminal who spent more than 40 years in prison and became an underworld celebrity, has died. He was 90.By JILL LAWLESSiGeneral newsObituariesCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentUnited KingdomLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e10c6142420436497c3e7f77a04aeadWed, 26 Nov 2014 21:05:04 GMTHealth insurance sign-ups coming to shopping mallshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e51630731dd349ed91c76809b4b10491CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration will promote health insurance coverage at shopping malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through the busiest shopping days of the holiday season, officials announced Wednesday. They said more than 462,000 people selected a private insurance plan in the first week of 2015 enrollment through the online marketplace HealthCare.gov.By CARLA K. JOHNSONaBusinessGeneral newsHealthAccess to health careHealth issuesIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e51630731dd349ed91c76809b4b10491Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:53:19 GMTPassengers in Russia's Arctic give airliner a pushhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/679833d5ac9f42789dd20d8d5b71c73aMOSCOW (AP) — In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help it move to the runway.iGeneral newsOdditiesIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessRussiaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/679833d5ac9f42789dd20d8d5b71c73aWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:42:59 GMTTurkey's great escape foils our Thanksgiving planshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3d21bf585e54bc98584c9a866c10b25PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two Sundays before Thanksgiving, my farming partner and I brought a live turkey in a burlap sack to our urban farm on the outskirts of Portland. The lanky brown-feathered bird quietly took her place in our chicken coop.By GOSIA WOZNIACKAaFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleOdditiesHome and gardenHolidaysOccasionsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureAgricultureIndustriesBusinessEco-friendly practicesEnvironmentEnvironment and naturePortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3d21bf585e54bc98584c9a866c10b25Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:41:07 GMTRebirth of ground game has teams running wildhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9995d61eab4f838955e729aaf8f8daThere goes Melvin Gordon, ripping off another long run. And there's Samaje Perine piling up yards in punishing fashion. Oh, look, here comes Tevin Coleman — and there he goes, sprinting away from a bunch of flailing defenders.By RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballMen's sportsCollege sportsFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9995d61eab4f838955e729aaf8f8daWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:15:27 GMTPanama diplomat killed in Belize; suspect detainedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2a9f933890f4c8da33f032dcd5edd73BELIZE CITY (AP) — Authorities in Belize say they have detained a man suspected of killing a Panamanian diplomat.iGeneral newsDiplomacyInternational relationsGovernment and politicsBelizePanamaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2a9f933890f4c8da33f032dcd5edd73Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:36:39 GMTA burden further south, snow makes ski areas giddyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2b3395dc82b42abbcc4a20478579a4bMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Ski areas across northern New England were giddy Wednesday at the prospect of a major Thanksgiving snowstorm that is bringing early season skiers to the slopes and offering a promising start to the winter season.By WILSON RINGaGeneral newsWinter weatherWeatherOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleVermontMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2b3395dc82b42abbcc4a20478579a4bWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:21:12 GMT9th Sierra Leonean doctor infected with Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e99d37fe90d84a82b98576660f6dc6ceFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — An official says a ninth Sierra Leonean doctor has been infected with Ebola, underscoring the devastating toll the disease is taking on health care workers.CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAYiGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsDisease outbreaksSenate electionsElectionsLegislaturePublic healthWest AfricaSierra LeoneAfricaLiberiaGuineahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e99d37fe90d84a82b98576660f6dc6ceWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:57:30 GMTHoliday travelers greeted by cheap gas, stormshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddee3b4c9e6446ea8631123a0bdb7dd5Some holiday travelers are giving thanks for the cheapest gas prices in years. But that's cold comfort to those beating a path through stormy weather, including a nor'easter affecting a wide swath of the East Coast.By The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsHolidaysLeisure travelWeatherStormsTravelOccasionsLifestyleAtlantaAnchorageMichiganAlaskaHonoluluGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaHawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddee3b4c9e6446ea8631123a0bdb7dd5Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:55:41 GMTGuinea, hit by Ebola, reports only 1 cholera casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b01129e43160410eb3227d6621388377CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — The health workers rode on canoes and rickety boats to deliver cholera vaccines to remote islands in Guinea. Months later, the country has recorded only one confirmed cholera case this year, down from thousands.By MICHELLE FAULiGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksEpidemicsMedical researchImmunizationsAccidents and disastersInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthGuineaWest AfricaConakryAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b01129e43160410eb3227d6621388377Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:16:30 GMTColorado mastodon bones show ancient warmer Earthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffec0eac35c048d5a8fbd93114bea78fDENVER (AP) — A trove of ancient bones from gigantic animals discovered in the Colorado mountains is providing scientists with a fascinating look at what happened about 120,000 years ago when the Earth got as warm as it is today.By DAN ELLIOTTaGeneral newsAnimalsClimateScienceEnvironment and natureAtmospheric scienceEarth scienceColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffec0eac35c048d5a8fbd93114bea78fWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:05:57 GMTReading Harry Potter gives clues to brain activityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdbab5479712428a9bd5643b6f9f4055WASHINGTON (AP) — Reading about Harry Potter's adventures learning to fly his broomstick activates some of the some of the same regions in the brain we use to perceive real people's actions and intentions.By LAURAN NEERGAARDwArts and entertainmentHealthMoviesEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdbab5479712428a9bd5643b6f9f4055Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:00:00 GMTGrain mixed, livestock lowerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/546942ee06a1442bbc070460298f8251CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/546942ee06a1442bbc070460298f8251Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:38:31 GMTWrigley Field bleacher renovation may be delayedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ccebc52dbdc42aaba7b6166b51bd95dCHICAGO (AP) — The timeline may be off for the Chicago Cubs to have the Wrigley Field bleacher renovation done by opening day.aGeneral newsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ccebc52dbdc42aaba7b6166b51bd95dWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:51:04 GMTSpy balloons give police new view of Jerusalemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e72910423a4b4cc9aa86fc0ef580f5beJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police are watching from above in their attempts to keep control in Jerusalem in the face of the city's worst wave of violence in nearly a decade.By ARON HELLER and AMI BENTOViGeneral newsEspionageWar and unrestCrimeJerusalemPalestinian territoriesIsraelWest BankMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e72910423a4b4cc9aa86fc0ef580f5beWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:35:44 GMTColorado mastodon bones show warm ancient Earthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78164f86c1724ff19e70e4326c320769DENVER (AP) — Scientists say a trove of ancient bones from gigantic animals discovered in the Colorado mountains provides a fascinating look at what happened about 120,000 years ago when the Earth got as warm as it is today.By DAN ELLIOTTaGeneral newsColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78164f86c1724ff19e70e4326c320769Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:05:19 GMTProtesters force lockdown of St. Louis City Hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c50ac850bd224804bd7619dc9b064433FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Several people protesting the Ferguson grand jury decision stormed into City Hall in St. Louis on Wednesday, leading police to lock down the building and to call in more than a hundred additional officers.By JIM SALTER and JIM SUHRaGeneral newsViolent crimeProtests and demonstrationsLegal proceedingsCriminal investigationsHuman rights and civil libertiesCrimeArrestsPolice brutalityCivil rights violationsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceFiresAccidents and disastersMissouriSt. LouisNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c50ac850bd224804bd7619dc9b064433Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:31:00 GMTSuspect in deadly assault charged with murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cfa112602464b31831e76a17bc975d7WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of raping and setting a Kansas woman on fire at a Wichita park was charged Wednesday in the death of the mother of four.aGeneral newsViolent crimeArsonCrimeFiresAccidents and disastersKansasWichitaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3cfa112602464b31831e76a17bc975d7Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:38:30 GMTLawmaker: Fight with militants needs 'Arab face'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63f99f258cb84b6abd1e8f4d88035780WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican lawmaker says the battle against the Islamic State group needs to have "an Arab face," even as the U.S. leads airstrikes to help defeat the militant group.By MATTHEW DALYwGovernment and politicsMilitant groupsLegislatureWar and unrestReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesGeneral newsUnited StatesJordanMiddle EastNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63f99f258cb84b6abd1e8f4d88035780Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:01:02 GMT58 arrested in 2nd night of Ferguson-area protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be059eab5a654c0e9a767653f0db7331FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have raised the arrest total from the second night of protests over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case to 58.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsCrimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderViolent crimeMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be059eab5a654c0e9a767653f0db7331Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:24:32 GMTTurkey's great escape foils my Thanksgiving planshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c3ebebb2a8144f38d975e3dfc4f3d88PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two Sundays before Thanksgiving, my farming partner and I brought a live turkey in a burlap sack to our urban farm on the outskirts of Portland. The lanky brown-feathered bird quietly took her place in our chicken coop.By GOSIA WOZNIACKAaFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleOdditiesHome and gardenHolidaysOccasionsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureAgricultureIndustriesBusinessEco-friendly practicesEnvironmentEnvironment and naturePortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c3ebebb2a8144f38d975e3dfc4f3d88Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:44:31 GMTEven in Big 12, TCU still fighting for spotlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca07f729df5f40cba90e821151d0f7efAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — For years, TCU fought to punch its way in to the old Bowl Championship Series, having to win on the field and in the public debate over whether the Horned Frogs were worthy of such lofty status.By JIM VERTUNOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballTexasAustinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca07f729df5f40cba90e821151d0f7efWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:55:52 GMTRevs' Jones ready for anything from Red Bullshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ae4b633c8446b5aa801f1e7a8cce8eFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England midfielder Jermaine Jones wouldn't be surprised if the New York Red Bulls target him and try to get him upset with the referee.By KEN POWTAKsSportsMLS CupMen's soccerSoccerEventsMen's sportsProfessional soccerMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ae4b633c8446b5aa801f1e7a8cce8eWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:02:46 GMTUS agency threatens to act against air bag makerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/756f697b28d340308088d7cf38226c4cDETROIT (AP) — A dispute between U.S. safety regulators and air bag maker Takata Corp. escalated Wednesday when the government threatened fines and legal action if the company fails to admit that driver's air bag inflators are defective and to agree to a nationwide recall.By TOM KRISHERhtBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsAutomotive technologyIndustrial technologyTechnologyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/756f697b28d340308088d7cf38226c4cWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:19:50 GMTMan who fell from ceiling naked held without bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cba730ca7e0e42358cb243d0276347e9BOSTON (AP) — A Boston man who police say fell naked through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Boston's airport and then assaulted an elderly man has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing next week.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cba730ca7e0e42358cb243d0276347e9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:14:37 GMTSierra Leone official: Ebola may have reached peakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72f99d5dfcd646a3ae61d6e68ff136afFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone, which has been surging in recent days, may have reached its peak and could be on the verge of slowing down, Sierra Leone's information minister said Wednesday.CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY and PAUL SCHEMMiGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsDisease outbreaksElectionsSenate electionsLegislatureInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthAfricaWest AfricaSierra LeoneLiberiaGuineahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72f99d5dfcd646a3ae61d6e68ff136afWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:03:12 GMTSierra Leone official: Ebola worst could be overhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb81b7a4d9904db59e0ebcda0e68e4d5FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone, which has been surging in recent days, may have reached its peak and be on the verge of slowing down, Sierra Leone's information minister said Wednesday.CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY and PAUL SCHEMMiGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsDisease outbreaksInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsPublic healthWest AfricaAfricaSierra LeoneLiberiaGuineahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb81b7a4d9904db59e0ebcda0e68e4d5Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:40:19 GMTCompany to give back wages to disabled workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66d1b61d066f479ab2c7bbde2e71ac5ePROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island company will give $300,000 in back wages to more than 100 disabled workers and staff for failing to pay overtime and the minimum wage.By MICHELLE R. SMITHaBusinessGeneral newsWages and salariesPersonnelProvidenceRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66d1b61d066f479ab2c7bbde2e71ac5eWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:00:00 GMTMemorial spanning 3 days set for Marion Barryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fd372055400486cb96f9a698e32af59WASHINGTON (AP) — Marion Barry will be remembered with three days of events befitting a man described by the District of Columbia's current mayor as the "most iconic figure" in the city's history, officials said Wednesday.By BEN NUCKOLSwGeneral newsFunerals and memorial servicesMunicipal governmentsObituariesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaSouth Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fd372055400486cb96f9a698e32af59Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:01:59 GMTHawks top Wizards 106-102 for 6th win in 8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bef6e511d7b432a820d3e6cfa058d86WASHINGTON (AP) — Surely, everybody can't have a so-so night. At some point, in an NBA game, somebody has to develop that hot hand that leads one team or the other toward victory, right?By JOSEPH WHITEsSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bef6e511d7b432a820d3e6cfa058d86Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:06:11 GMTBristol-Myers: FDA blocks hepatitis C drug for nowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b26b88c50ca4d678b8205686ef7ed87U.S. regulators have declined to approve Bristol-Myers Squibb's daclatasvir as part of a combination hepatitis C treatment with another antiviral drug called asunaprevir.By LINDA A. JOHNSONaBusinessHealthMedicationDiseases and conditionsProducts and servicesCorporate newsLiver diseaseInfectious diseasesHealth care industryIndustriesDiagnosis and treatmentUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b26b88c50ca4d678b8205686ef7ed87Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:33:16 GMTMissing model-restaurateur B. Smith found in NYChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e36463f79c1541e497bb6823a0f6259dSAG HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) — Police on New York's Long Island say former model and restaurateur B. Smith has been has been found, nearly 14 hours after she was reported missing.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e36463f79c1541e497bb6823a0f6259dWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:39:09 GMTHeart stent for Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg, 81http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9066516757004a958c1afa88855924b1WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted on Wednesday, reviving talk about how long the 81-year-old liberal jurist will be staying on the court.By MARK SHERMAN and SAM HANANELwGovernment and politicsJudicial appointments and nominationsElectionsLiberalismLegislatureJudiciaryGovernment appointments and nominationsNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsNational electionsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9066516757004a958c1afa88855924b1Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:03:53 GMTMexico's left faces problems as leader quitshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d9e39a9227c462aa6d20db757e097bcMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's left faces huge problems following the resignation of former presidential candidate Cuauhtemoc Cardenas, a pillar of progressive politics and son of the revered president who nationalized the oil industry.By E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsPolitical scandalsLocal governmentsPersonal careBeauty and fashionLifestylePolitical issuesMexicoMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d9e39a9227c462aa6d20db757e097bcWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:09:06 GMTFact sheet: 2015 Honda CR-Vhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61a0a13fc7b24eea8488b89dfd6970252015 Honda CR-V Touring AWDBy The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsAutomobilesLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61a0a13fc7b24eea8488b89dfd697025Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:14:53 GMTObama defends legal authority _ to pardon turkeyshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2f9e5523cb4665980bbddc51aae580WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is defending his legal authority to take executive actions — to spare a pair of Thanksgiving turkeys.By DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGeneral newsLifestyleGovernment and politicsPardons and commutationsHolidaysLaw and orderOccasionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b2f9e5523cb4665980bbddc51aae580Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:46:25 GMTRG3 benched: Redskins to start Colt McCoy vs. Indyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4f9357c08894eda8e74c9b7a5e108e5ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Move over, RG3. It's Colt vs. the Colts.By JOSEPH WHITEsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballIndianaVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4f9357c08894eda8e74c9b7a5e108e5Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:41:25 GMTRivalry week will be last stand for some coacheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65a901c8ec41499587e44498590fa9e0Will Muschamp knows he will be coaching his last game for Florida this weekend.By RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballIowaNebraskaMichiganLincolnUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65a901c8ec41499587e44498590fa9e0Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:34:39 GMTDevon Still calls child support story "untruthful"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e550d8a80bda48078ed242f5bf4d0827CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still called his former girlfriend's comments about child support "untruthful" on Wednesday and said he's letting the dispute play out in court.By JOE KAYsSportsCancerHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsFamily issuesDiseases and conditionsHealthProfessional footballFootballCincinnatiPhiladelphiaOhioUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e550d8a80bda48078ed242f5bf4d0827Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:42:40 GMTTrooper: Driver is lucky dog food didn't crush himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5214ba247b040e68a700e1aaf5027bcFIFE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in Washington state say a semitruck driver is lucky he wasn't crushed by 50-pound bags of dog food when he fell asleep at the wheel, crashed into a ditch and spilled the kibble.aGeneral newsOdditiesAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5214ba247b040e68a700e1aaf5027bcWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:51:47 GMTPolice ID officers involved 12-year-old's shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76fa0398832f4827b3abf3b58ab98f02CLEVELAND (AP) — A 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun that looked like a real firearm was ordered three times to show his hands before he was fatally shot by an officer, Cleveland police said Wednesday as they released surveillance video of the shooting and identified the officers involved.By MARK GILLISPIEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76fa0398832f4827b3abf3b58ab98f02Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:59:07 GMTTom Hanks, wife to host Christmas tree lightinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8faf4acd4447b59f2722cf9080f397WASHINGTON (AP) — Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, will host this year's National Christmas Tree lighting in President's Park near the White House.wArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainmentHolidaysOccasionsLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e8faf4acd4447b59f2722cf9080f397Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:55:08 GMTButler knocks off No. 5 North Carolina, 74-66http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1ec5f6fb44b4eada2be34ab30e873f8PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Alex Barlow scored 17 points, Kelan Martin came off the bench to score 17 more and Butler hung on to upset No. 5 North Carolina 74-66 on Wednesday in the opening game of the Battle 4 Atlantis.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsNorth CarolinaBahamasUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1ec5f6fb44b4eada2be34ab30e873f8Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:40:12 GMTMoment by moment lead to killing of Ferguson teenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf41e5d6807248f3b0620a7bca692b9eThe two friends' morning intersected by chance in the parking lot of the Canfield Green apartment complex. Dorian Johnson had been up since 7 a.m. on this overcast August Saturday and after getting dressed, he was ready for a smoke — on any other morning a carefree ritual for easing into his day's routine in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.By ADAM GELLER and DAVID B. CARUSOaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderNFL footballProfessional footballFootballSportsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf41e5d6807248f3b0620a7bca692b9eWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:19:35 GMT$1.8M verdict upheld in 'American Sniper' casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73a00c56e2794ef48a00da5961ad6aa0ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge has rejected a request from the widow of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle to order a new trial or toss a jury's verdict in favor of former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73a00c56e2794ef48a00da5961ad6aa0Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:24:02 GMTFerguson protesters storm St. Louis City Hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee695488fd4f40efb4a8bf4723da55f9ST. LOUIS (AP) — Authorities have arrested at least two people at a protest over the Ferguson grand jury decision in which several demonstrators stormed City Hall in St. Louis.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee695488fd4f40efb4a8bf4723da55f9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:49:00 GMTCR-V is America's most fuel-efficient SUVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8699f52e9d7b4c67baefaf8685cc04bdAmerica's best-selling sport utility vehicle for a decade, the Honda CR-V, is an even smarter buy for 2015 with added features, updated styling and improved fuel economy.By ANN M. JOBaBusinessGeneral newsAutomobilesLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8699f52e9d7b4c67baefaf8685cc04bdWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:14:21 GMTFootball feast heavy on playoff implicationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd7f8dd0ab5f44b8a0fc84ba3578e58cRivalries are like a big Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings — oh so appetizing but with the potential to leave you feeling sick and sleepy.By RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleMichiganTexasKansasMississippiAlabamaOregonWisconsinCaliforniaGeorgiaMarshallColoradoFresnoArizonaOhioUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd7f8dd0ab5f44b8a0fc84ba3578e58cWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:57:18 GMTWoman in San Diego revenge scheme pleads guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9447b34251694818ae7c5d9b8044ca75SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego woman pleaded guilty to a felony charge of stalking in connection with a bizarre rape-solicitation scheme carried out against a couple who outbid her for her dream house.aGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9447b34251694818ae7c5d9b8044ca75Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:31:16 GMTJuicy Thanksgiving fare for NFL fanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bab0e974a884ee4aabd72daf7aa41ecHere's how critical Philadelphia's game at Dallas will be on Thanksgiving Day: The winner can start thinking about a home postseason game, maybe even a bye for the wild-card round. The loser winds up needing to win the rematch in 17 days to be viable in the NFC East.By BARRY WILNERsSportsProfessional footballFootballDallasHoustonPhiladelphiaNew YorkTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaPennsylvaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bab0e974a884ee4aabd72daf7aa41ecWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:16:15 GMT