FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Oct 2014 15:05:57 -0700Darrell Wallace Jr. wins at Martinsville again, Va. (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. made Saturday a tribute to the late Wendell Scott with a truck painted and numbered for the Hall of Fame inductee.sSportsAutomobile racingNASCARVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:19:38 GMTCanada reopens grounds of Parliament Hill, Ontario (AP) — Canadians returned to the reopened grounds of Parliament Hill on Saturday just three days after a gunman shot and killed a soldier at the national war memorial and then stormed Parliament before he was gunned down.JENNIFER PELTZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureOntarioCanadaOttawaMiddle EastNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:24:51 GMTEgypt leader: 'Foreign hands' behind Sinai attack (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 31 troops was a "foreign-funded operation" and vowed to take drastic action against militants.MAGGIE MICHAELMAAMOUN YOUSSEFiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar casualtiesWar and unrestArmed forcesTerrorismMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesEgyptCairoMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:04 GMTDisney World to take down 'Sorcerer's Hat' display BUENA VISA, Fla. (AP) — The sorcerer's hat is coming down at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Central Florida. Disney officials say the giant Blue sorcerer's hat display will be replaced in 2015.tTravelLifestyle, 25 Oct 2014 19:29:58 GMTYosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears at bay, Calif. (AP) — Rangers at Yosemite National Park are in a constant battle to keep wild black bears — with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws and jaws — far away from humans.SCOTT SMITHaGeneral newsAnimalsBearsWildlifeMammalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:15:48 GMTBrazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters' DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president this weekend are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present."BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsCampaignsEconomyGovernment and politicsNational electionsElectionsBusinessRio de JaneiroBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 18:31:03 GMTNo. 11 Kansas State pitches 23-0 shutout of Texas, Kan. (AP) — No. 11 Kansas State's rapidly improving defense led the first shutout of Texas in more than a decade in a 23-0 victory Saturday that kept the Wildcats unbeaten in Big 12 play.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsCollege baseballCollege footballBaseballMen's sportsCollege sportsFootballManhattanKansasTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 19:52:48 GMTDowntown Phoenix hotel evacuated by fire (AP) — A Phoenix hotel is working to relocate hundreds of guests after a fire triggered an evacuation Saturday morning.aGeneral newsEvacuationsFiresAccidents and disastersPhoenixArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:35:10 GMTMacKenzie, Svoboda tied for lead at Sea Island SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one and finished with a birdie for a 5-under 65 and a share of the lead Saturday with Andrew Svoboda in the McGladrey Classic.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:08:52 GMTFew details offered on quarantines over Ebola YORK (AP) — A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States.VERENA DOBNIKaGeneral newsHealthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNew YorkNew York CityGuineaWest AfricaSierra LeoneAfricaNew JerseyNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:41:14 GMTExcitement mounts among Colorado GOP RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The quiet murmur of several dozen Republican activists crammed in a small office in this Denver suburb was broken Saturday morning by a jocular cry: "Hey, everybody, what's going on?"NICHOLAS RICCARDIaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislaturePolitical partiesNational electionsPolitical organizationsColoradoUnited StatesDenverNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:11:53 GMTIn Pakistan, a coup that wasn't (AP) — It had all the elements of a classic coup: thousands descending on the capital, clashing with police outside parliament and commandeering state TV to demand the ouster of a civilian leader who had locked horns with the military in a country with a long history of turmoil and dictatorship.MUNIR AHMEDiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsFraud and false statementsRebellions and uprisingsGovernment and politicsArmed forcesCoups d'etatNational governmentsLegislaturePolitical and civil unrestCrimeWar and unrestVotingElectionsMilitary and defensePakistanIslamabadSouth AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 18:18:02 GMTEarly voting alters campaigns' strategies, costs ANGELES (AP) — For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted.MICHAEL R. BLOODaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsMid-term electionsCampaignsVotingUnited States General ElectionState elections2014 United States General ElectionState legislatureEventsLegislatureState governmentsGeneral electionsCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 18:19:02 GMTFederer defeats Karlovic to reach hometown final, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded Roger Federer beat big-serving Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (8), 3-6, 6-3 Saturday to reach a ninth consecutive Swiss Indoors final and his 11th overall in his hometown of Basel.DANIELLA MATARsSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 18:21:03 GMTClashes in northern Lebanon kill 5, wound others (AP) — Lebanese troops battled Islamic militants in the northern city of Tripoli for a second day Saturday, with five people killed and more than a dozen wounded in the clashes, the Lebanese army and state media said.BASSEM MROUEiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestWar casualtiesLebanonSyriaMiddle East, 25 Oct 2014 18:14:32 GMTEbola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast YORK (AP) — Talk about a tale of two cities: A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was better prepared at the start.LAURAN NEERGAARDDAVID B. CARUSOaGeneral newsHealthObituariesInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew YorkTexasDallasWest AfricaBellevueWashingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricaNebraskaYork, 25 Oct 2014 20:01:11 GMT5 injured in explosion at Ontario industrial plant, Ontario (AP) — The mayor of Sarnia says five people have been sent to the hospital after an explosion at an industrial plant in the southwestern Ontario city.iGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersAccidentsOntarioCanadaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:43:35 GMTKavaguti, Smirnov take Skate America pairs short ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Yuka Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov of Russia topped the Skate America pairs short program on Saturday.ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsFigure skatingWomen's sportsSkatingWomen's skatingRussiaIllinoisEastern EuropeEuropeUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 18:59:37 GMTUkraine pauses before decisive vote, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine braced for decisive parliamentary elections Saturday against the backdrop of unrest in eastern regions roiled by conflict between government troops and pro-Russian separatist forces.NATALIYA VASILYEVAiGeneral newsParliamentary electionsElectionsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsLegislatureUkraineDonetskEastern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:04 GMTCustom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printer PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A Minneosta startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold.htGeneral newsOddities3-D technologyEntertainment and media technologyTechnologyMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 18:49:07 GMTHawaii officials warn of possible lava evacuation (AP) — Hawaii authorities on Saturday told residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days.AUDREY McAVOYaGeneral newsEvacuationsVolcanoesNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:13:39 GMTCunningham, Meyers Taylor win openers at US trials PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Cunningham is generally considered a lock to make the U.S. bobsled national team this season.sSportsWomen's bobsleddingWomen's sportsOlympic trialsBobsleddingMen's bobsleddingOlympic gamesEventsWinter Olympic gamesMen's sportsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:02:36 GMTAfter 17 years, Rampone aims for 1 more World Cup, Pa. (AP) — Christie Rampone got a diamond necklace from USA Soccer for her 300th international appearance with the national team. Yet it's clear her memories are far more precious.ANNE M. PETERSONsSportsWomen's sports2015 FIFA Women's World CupFIFA Women's World CupWomen's soccerAthlete injuries2014 FIFA World CupSoccerProfessional soccerEventsAthlete healthFIFA World CupInternational soccerMen's soccerMen's sportsCanadaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 19:26:40 GMTHealth care worker criticizes quarantine process, N.J. (AP) — The health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is sharply criticizing the way her case has been handled.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew JerseyNewarkUnited StatesWest AfricaNorth AmericaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 21:27:16 GMTHancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo YORK (AP) — Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater.CHARLES J. GANSaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityCharity fundraisingPhilanthropySocial affairsPerforming artsNew YorkNew York CityManhattanUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 18:54:42 GMTWHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000, Senegal (AP) — More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola and nearly half of them have died, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.SARAH DiLORENZOiGeneral newsHealthDisease outbreaksEpidemicsDiseases and conditionsInfectious diseasesPublic healthWest AfricaSenegalMaliAfricaGuineaIvory CoastLiberiaGhana, 25 Oct 2014 18:44:02 GMTMaui voters to decide whether to ban GMO crops (AP) — Dozens of Maui mothers are going door-to-door to urge voters to back a ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops because they think they are unsafe.AUDREY McAVOYhtBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsAgricultural scienceFood trendsGeneticsAgriculture and the environmentVotingAgricultureIndustriesBiologyScienceBiotechnologyTechnologyIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment regulationsFood and drinkLifestyleEnvironmentEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 18:01:56 GMTUnpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Games DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio needs 70,000 unpaid volunteers for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, and Brazilian Olympic medalist Ricardo Prado is making a pitch with a deadline for signups just three weeks away.STEPHEN WADEsSportsVolunteerismSummer Olympic gamesOlympic gamesEventsSocial affairsBrazilRio de JaneiroAustraliaSydneySouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanOceania, 25 Oct 2014 19:09:21 GMTCorrection: US-United States-Iraq-US Death story (AP) — In a story Oct. 24 about the death of a U.S. service member in the fight against the Islamic State group, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the soldier who died in a noncombat-related incident was the first death in the military operation. A Marine who ejected from a plane over the Persian Gulf earlier in October and was presumed lost at sea was the first death, although that soldier isn't on the Defense Department's public list of deaths because the official paperwork hasn't been completed.wGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIraqNorth AmericaMiddle East, 25 Oct 2014 21:07:06 GMTAP source: Addae showed concussion symptoms Friday DIEGO (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says San Diego Chargers safety Jahleel Addae didn't show symptoms of a concussion until Friday afternoon, a day after having two scary reactions following hits in a loss at Denver.BERNIE WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesHead injuriesAthlete healthInjuriesHealthProfessional footballFootballSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:09:56 GMTTeacher tried to stop Washington state shooting, Wash. (AP) — A union official says a newly hired high school teacher confronted a gunman during a deadly shooting at a Washington state school.MARTHA BELLISLENIGEL DUARAaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationTeachingLabor issuesHigh school sportsHigh school footballNative AmericansSportsFootballWashingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaSeattle, 25 Oct 2014 19:08:10 GMTComplex investigation follows killing of deputies, Calif. (AP) — More than 100 law enforcement officers from across Northern California responded without being asked after hearing that one of their own had been killed at the start of a shooting rampage, a sheriff's spokeswoman said Saturday.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesPoliceLaw and orderGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaUtah, 25 Oct 2014 21:02:24 GMTEbola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder YORK (AP) — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked with him.JAKE PEARSONDAVID B. CARUSOCOLLEEN LONGaGeneral newsHealthPublic healthMunicipal governmentsState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityWest AfricaUnited StatesGuineaAfricaBurundiCentral AfricaNorth AmericaEast Africa, 25 Oct 2014 20:57:09 GMTUS journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola, R.I. (AP) — Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full protective suits and hoods.JENNIFER McDERMOTTaGeneral newsHealthJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNews mediaMediaLiberiaWest AfricaUnited StatesRhode IslandAfricaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:19:10 GMTDion Jordan set to make 2014 debut for Dolphins (AP) — Defensive end Dion Jordan is set to make his season debut Sunday for the Miami Dolphins after sitting out the first six games without pay for twice violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.sSportsProfessional footballFootball, 25 Oct 2014 21:44:25 GMTReal Madrid beats Barca 3-1 in Suarez's debut Suarez set up Neymar's fourth-minute goal in the Uruguayan forward's first competitive debut for Barcelona following a four-month biting ban, but Real Madrid rallied to beat Barcelona 3-1 Saturday night in the first "clasico" of the season.The Associated PresssSportsMen's soccerMen's sportsProfessional soccerSoccerMadridBarcelonaItalyEuropeSpainWestern Europe, 25 Oct 2014 20:55:59 GMTDallas nurse who survived Ebola must wait for dog (AP) — A Texas nurse who has recovered from Ebola must wait to see her King Charles spaniel, Bentley.aGeneral newsDogsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthMammalsAnimalsDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:32:28 GMTBotswana ruling party leads in early vote results, Botswana (AP) — The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades was leading Saturday in early results from the country's election, but the opposition appeared to have made gains after capitalizing on voter discontent.SELLO MOTSETAiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsParliamentary electionsPolitical partiesLegislatureElectionsPolitical organizationsBotswanaGaboroneSouthern AfricaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 20:49:03 GMTMurray beats Ferrer to reach Valencia final, Spain (AP) — Andy Murray beat top-seeded David Ferrer 6-4, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Valencia Open.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSpainValenciaWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 20:40:44 GMTAbdullah leads No. 16 Nebraska over Rutgers 42-24, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah says someday he'll look back and revel in the kind of game he played against Rutgers.ERIC OLSONsSportsCollege footballFootballCollege sportsNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:36:52 GMTOgier leads Rally of Spain, closes in on title, Spain (AP) — Sebastian Ogier inched closer to his second straight rally world title, staying ahead of teammate and nearest chaser Jari-Matti Latvala to maintain his lead of the Rally of Spain on Saturday.sSportsAutomobile racingSpainWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 19:57:12 GMTTuktamysheva tops Skate America women's short ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — It has been quite a year for Gracie Gold.ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsFigure skatingWomen's sportsWomen's skatingSkatingMen's skatingMen's sportsWinter Olympic gamesOlympic gamesEventsIllinoisChicagoRussiaSochiUnited StatesNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 21:53:44 GMTNJ Gov. Christie back again in Iowa; 2016 on mind?, Iowa (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie returned to Iowa on Saturday to headline one of the biggest events on the state's political calendar and seize the chance to meet with Republican activists and fundraisers who could propel a potential White House bid in 2016.JILL COLVINpGovernment and politicsElectionsState governmentsCaucusesPolitical activismPolitical partiesPolitical issuesPolitical organizationsIowaNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 19:46:06 GMTHarvick has work cut out for him at Martinsville, Va. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has picked his way through traffic before at Martinsville Speedway, never when the stakes were so high.JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingTrafficNASCARTransportationGeneral newsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 18:54:01 GMTTeacher tried to stop Washington state shooting, Wash. (AP) — A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school.MARTHA BELLISLENIGEL DUARAaGeneral newsNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationTeachingLabor issuesWashingtonSeattlePuget SoundUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:43:45 GMTMussolini air raid shelter opens to tourists (AP) — A Roman villa's wine cellar, which was converted into an air raid shelter for Benito Mussolini and the Italian dictator's family, is opening its anti-gas, double steel doors to tourists.FRANCES D'EMILIOiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTravelLeisure travelLifestyleItalyRomeWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 19:34:03 GMTBoat accident leaves 26 dead in Zambia, Zambia (AP) — At least 26 people, most of them children, died when a crowded boat capsized in Zambia while on the way to a national celebration, police said Saturday.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationZambiaSouthern AfricaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 19:36:02 GMTHillary Clinton stumps for Sen. Hagan in NC race, N.C. (AP) — Former Secretary of State of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging North Carolina Democrats to re-elect Sen. Kay Hagan in a race that will help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate.MITCH WEISSaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureInternational relationsUnited StatesCharlotteNorth CarolinaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 21:39:31 GMTCream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71 (AP) — Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.GREGORY KATZSYLVIA HUIiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesUnited KingdomScotlandLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEngland, 25 Oct 2014 20:19:03 GMT3 officers suspected of sharing nude photos, Calif. (AP) — A California Highway Patrol officer suspected of stealing nude and racy photos from the cellphones of women arrested on drunken driving charges sent the pictures to at least two fellow officers in what he called a game, according to court documents.aGeneral newsCriminal investigationsCrimeReckless endangermentLaw and orderCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 20:26:02 GMT