FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:49:48 -0700NFL says Abdullah should not have been penalizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26fd87b497bd41c98b29e9869be85607KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception.DAVE SKRETTAaGeneral newsSportsIslamReligionSocial affairsProfessional footballFootballKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26fd87b497bd41c98b29e9869be85607Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:29:51 GMTOfficer kills man through car door in his drivewayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99a13e52730542ebafe3587da9d5aa43NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (AP) — Ernest Satterwhite was a laid-back former mechanic with a habit of ignoring police officers who tried to pull him over — an act of defiance that ultimately got him killed.JEFFREY COLLINSaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsPoliceCrimeIndictmentsLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99a13e52730542ebafe3587da9d5aa43Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:37:40 GMTSecret Service allowed to shoot WH intrudershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1f851f73e194741803aba6e42af85fdWASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says officers and agents are allowed to use "lethal force" to stop someone from getting into the White House.ALICIA A. CALDWELLwGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agencieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1f851f73e194741803aba6e42af85fdTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:38:02 GMTSecret Service head takes onus for WH breachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dded04f64d6434f94d51c6d2ef59893WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency fell short in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued.ALICIA A. CALDWELLJOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsLegislatureVeteransLaw enforcement agenciesDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dded04f64d6434f94d51c6d2ef59893Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:23:16 GMTRealtor's body found; suspect pleads not guiltyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97bbae123a9f42ce86c20bbb23a5e175LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A man accused of abducting and killing a real estate agent in rural Arkansas pleaded not guilty Tuesday to preliminary charges of kidnapping and capital murder, hours after the woman's body was discovered in a shallow grave.JILL BLEEDaGeneral newsViolent crimeKidnappingCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMaterials industryProfessional servicesArkansasLittle RockUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97bbae123a9f42ce86c20bbb23a5e175Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:30:04 GMTCyprus police: precious Degas painting stolenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88416de4eb634ddf921015a83c0f1435NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus police say thieves broke into the home of an art collector and took a painting by famed Impressionist Edgar Degas worth millions.iGeneral newsTheftCrimeCyprusWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88416de4eb634ddf921015a83c0f1435Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:36:05 GMTAfghanistan, US sign long-awaited security pacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd23d5a5317642b5890a35fe0430a33bKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan and the United States signed a security pact on Tuesday to allow U.S. forces to remain in the country past the end of year, ending a year of uncertainty over the fate of foreign troops supporting Afghans as they take over responsibility for the country's security.RAHIM FAIEZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsAfghanistanUnited StatesKabulCentral AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd23d5a5317642b5890a35fe0430a33bTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:36:18 GMTSecret Service: Use of force being reviewedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17da974cd5184e9da8cce53313b69ccaWASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says the agency's security plan to protect the White House was not properly executed when an Army veteran with a knife jumped the fence and made his way well into the executive mansion.ALICIA A. CALDWELLwGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agencieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17da974cd5184e9da8cce53313b69ccaTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:58:58 GMTMarathon bombing suspects' sister faces NYC judgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/095b9e4b86fc4388955f7ae610233b3dNEW YORK (AP) — A defense lawyer says the Boston Marathon bombing suspects' sister denies making phone threats, allegations that have resulted in a harassment charge.COLLEEN LONGaGeneral newsMarathonsLegal proceedingsBomb threatsTrack and fieldSportsLaw and orderBostonNew York CityNew YorkMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/095b9e4b86fc4388955f7ae610233b3dTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:47:01 GMTMcGinley had control of European Tour tee timeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f72b2fc5ad04e4385ebb1ea5ac1ab53ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Eight years ago as the Ryder Cup qualifying was ending, 10 of the top 20 players in the U.S. standings were either in the same group or in a group with captain Tom Lehman. It looked as if it was rigged, though the PGA Tour promised it was done by computer and merely a coincidence.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfRyder CupGolfMen's sportsEventsMuseumsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelEuropeUnited StatesSt. AugustineNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f72b2fc5ad04e4385ebb1ea5ac1ab53Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:55:26 GMTTreasury targets those tied to Pakistan extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053b78d3dc934a0dbf000ed42f7eca61WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department is taking action against individuals and networks linked to two terrorist groups based in Pakistan.DEB RIECHMANNwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsTerrorismWar and unrestPakistanUnited StatesSouth AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/053b78d3dc934a0dbf000ed42f7eca61Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:38:47 GMTAt 69, satirist keeps South Africa laughinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a096a3ba4264049892e4c7706f971fdJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The cross-dressing South African satirist says he doesn't tell jokes and can't remember punchlines.CHRISTOPHER TORCHIAiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsRace and ethnicityAfrican-AmericansRacketeeringGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesCrimeSouth AfricaAfricaSouthern Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a096a3ba4264049892e4c7706f971fdTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:14:47 GMTConfederate's grave has wrong name; VA won't fixhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88bcd29f4caf4d92aeca712f23259e4dELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A descendant of a Confederate soldier who died in a Civil War prison camp in New York says the wrong name is on his gravestone, and the Department of Veterans Affairs won't fix it.aGeneral newsVeteransMilitary affairsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsElmiraNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88bcd29f4caf4d92aeca712f23259e4dTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:58:50 GMTNews Corp. to buy Move Inc. for about $950 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66eab2a1fb1e43deb3d0f850d3b215baNEW YORK (AP) — News Corp. will pay about $950 million to buy the online real estate business Move Inc. in a deal that aims to speed up the media company's digital expansion.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyCorporate stockOnline news mediaOnline shoppingOwnership changesCorporate newsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesProfessional servicesOnline mediaMediaNews mediaShoppingLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66eab2a1fb1e43deb3d0f850d3b215baTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:30:56 GMT1 student shot; 2nd in custody at NC high schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111815352bf3458faf6d8cb3ab6beb61ALBEMARLE, N.C. (AP) — A student was shot by a fellow student outside a North Carolina High School on Tuesday morning just minutes before classes began, authorities said.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/111815352bf3458faf6d8cb3ab6beb61Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:54:56 GMTOklahoma workplace beheading suspect Alton Nolen charged with 1st-degree murder, assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4c7f6e66a1b46a1a7dd014db5b9d57dNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma workplace beheading suspect Alton Nolen charged with 1st-degree murder, assault.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeNormanOklahomaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4c7f6e66a1b46a1a7dd014db5b9d57dTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:34:44 GMTECB under pressure as inflation falls againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8edbd71e85ca452bbf9c3560e4b7bda3LONDON (AP) — Inflation across the 18 euro countries dipped further toward zero in September, piling pressure on the European Central Bank to pull the trigger on its biggest stimulus weapon — a large-scale program to create new money.PAN PYLASiBusinessGeneral newsPricesEconomyCurrency marketsFinancial marketsFinancial servicesIndustriesEuropeGermanyWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8edbd71e85ca452bbf9c3560e4b7bda3Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:17:19 GMTKey witness is calm in Detroit officer's trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e7392623484c80b8b14c71842b614cDETROIT (AP) — A key witness whose stormy remarks temporarily halted the trial of a Detroit police officer returned for more testimony Tuesday, speaking slowly and softly about a chaotic raid that killed her 7-year-old granddaughter while the girl slept on a couch.ED WHITEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e7392623484c80b8b14c71842b614cTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:38:09 GMTViagra ads target women for 1st timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c31675e51d14084b5b2d4b75bf54ed9TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The maker of the world's top-selling erectile dysfunction drug on Tuesday will begin airing the first Viagra TV commercial that targets the less-obvious sufferers of the sexual condition: women.LINDA A. JOHNSONaBusinessGeneral newsHealthLifestyleErectile dysfunctionMedicationPatentsMen's healthMarketing and advertisingCorporate newsSexual and reproductive healthDiseases and conditionsHealth care industryIndustriesDiagnosis and treatmentIntellectual propertyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c31675e51d14084b5b2d4b75bf54ed9Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:37:11 GMTLi Na receives teary goodbye at China Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194e28d0f70a4494b21e6dab2a3313c1BEIJING (AP) — It was a fitting goodbye for China's biggest tennis star, complete with hugs from her former competitors, cheers from Chinese fans, and a bouquet of flowers from Rafael Nadal.JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsWomen's tennisWomen's sportsTennisChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/194e28d0f70a4494b21e6dab2a3313c1Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:08:25 GMTNadal dominates in return at China Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0135b90150c1426a9b11748784612cbbBEIJING (AP) — Rafael Nadal made a dominant return to tennis after a two-month injury layoff, beating Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-0 at the China Open on Tuesday.JUSTIN BERGMANsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisMen's tennisWomen's tennisMen's sportsEventsWomen's sportsChinaBeijingWuhanUnited StatesGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0135b90150c1426a9b11748784612cbbTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:56:00 GMTDelaware man charged in murder-for-hire plothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b04670ab43a04b3a9e6ba6e62fce49d5GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A federal grand jury in Maryland has indicted a man accused of trying to arrange two killings as revenge for the death of a cousin.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderMarylandDoverUnited StatesDelawareNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b04670ab43a04b3a9e6ba6e62fce49d5Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:39:40 GMTSteamship wreck from 1926 found in Lake Ontariohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ad0437199134530a889451f394a864cSOMERSET, N.Y. (AP) — The wreck of a 253-foot British-built steamship that sank off Lake Ontario's western New York shore after colliding with another vessel nearly 90 years ago has been found, a team of underwater explorers said Tuesday.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationOntarioLake OntarioRochesterNew YorkBuffaloOhioCanadaNorth AmericaUnited Stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ad0437199134530a889451f394a864cTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMTTransgender teacher who fought school boards dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e653f4ba2c047c0a1338b5c3bc28e3bLITTLE EGG HARBOR, N.J. (AP) — Lily McBeth, the teacher whose battles with school boards in conservative areas of New Jersey made her a reluctant symbol of the transgender rights movement, has died. She was 80.WAYNE PARRYaGeneral newsObituariesGender issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSchool administrationEducationNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e653f4ba2c047c0a1338b5c3bc28e3bTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:15:13 GMTWho is the man replacing the 'Bond King'?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc0f4149bb8a4e5da9e9aa37fea49934NEW YORK (AP) — With Bill Gross' surprise departure from Pimco, 45-year-old Daniel Ivascyn now finds himself watching over trillions in assets at the huge mutual fund firm.KEN SWEETfBusinessFinancial servicesIndustriesPersonal investingPersonal financehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc0f4149bb8a4e5da9e9aa37fea49934Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:48:49 GMTHong Kong leader rejects protesters' demandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1444f671b6546069f2f6b1812459b20HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters demanded that Hong Kong's top leader meet with them, threatening wider actions if he did not, after he said Tuesday that China would not budge in its decision to limit voting reforms in the Asian financial hub.JOANNA CHIUiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestDemocracyGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsHong KongChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1444f671b6546069f2f6b1812459b20Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:15:35 GMTNC State coach apologizes for fake injuries flaphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/106738a6b7ff4a579be1ba06700d0608RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren has apologized to Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher for his comments accusing the top-ranked Seminoles of faking injuries to slow down the Wolfpack's offense.sSportsCoachingCollege footballCollege sportsFootballFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/106738a6b7ff4a579be1ba06700d0608Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:09:27 GMTEBay to split off lucrative PayPal businesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c40bfca363549cfa1a2c526bb1b517aNEW YORK (AP) — EBay is splitting off its fastest growing segment, payment service PayPal, the e-commerce company said Tuesday.MAE ANDERSONMICHELLE CHAPMANhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyCorporate managementInternet technologyComputing and information technologyCorporate newsPersonnelCorporate stockhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c40bfca363549cfa1a2c526bb1b517aTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:03:18 GMTSecret Service head takes responsibility in breachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93dd18be9f1d4d7e8c7370de8f81a409WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson told lawmakers she takes full responsibility for the serious breach of the White House mansion eight days ago. That's when an Army veteran with a knife climbed the fence and made his way well into the executive mansion before he was tackled.ALICIA A. CALDWELLwGovernment and politicsVeteransLaw enforcement agencieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93dd18be9f1d4d7e8c7370de8f81a409Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:32:02 GMTFilm academy hosts 1st exhibit in new museum sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b10d00e54b134826b4b784d8ccce34e4LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is holding its first exhibit in the space that will become Hollywood's premier museum devoted to the movies.SANDY COHENtTravelLifestyleMuseumsMoviesRecreation and leisureLeisure travelPerforming artsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentVisual artsCelebrityFashion designLos AngelesHollywoodCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b10d00e54b134826b4b784d8ccce34e4Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:18:36 GMTObama, Modi say they will set new US-India agendahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c32dae881da45309073d86c66dc24f5WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday that "it is time to set a new agenda" between their countries, addressing concerns that the world's two largest democracies have grown apart.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsIndiaUnited StatesDistrict of ColumbiaSouth AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c32dae881da45309073d86c66dc24f5Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:23:00 GMTQantas puts world's largest plane on longest routehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/374a7508bed84eb684e961e82b8b2912FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Qantas is putting the world's biggest passenger plane on the world's longest airline route.DAVID KOENIGtTravelLifestyleAustraliaFort WorthDallasSydneyTexasOceaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/374a7508bed84eb684e961e82b8b2912Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:17:07 GMTGrain lower, livestock mostly higherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90dd23855990450fb26a3046f92ecb7bCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.fFinancial marketsCommodity marketsBusinessChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90dd23855990450fb26a3046f92ecb7bTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:06:13 GMTSecret Service boss vows no repeat of breachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb76f9d6857b453b86a0baa017ef2bc5WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson vows that a security breach like the Sept. 19 incident in which a man scaled the White House fence and made his way well into the executive mansion will never happen again.ALICIA A. CALDWELLwGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agencieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb76f9d6857b453b86a0baa017ef2bc5Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:45:00 GMTUN: Islamic State forcing thousands to flee Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6934cd17cda54c9f9cd3f34bc0f76a83UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N humanitarian chief says tens of thousands of people are fleeing Syria as the Islamic State militant group expands its grip on large parts of the country.iGeneral newsHumanitarian crisesSyriaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6934cd17cda54c9f9cd3f34bc0f76a83Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:56:44 GMTWhite House front door now locks automaticallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51d6cc3806364e5b9bc6af1b5e652df3WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says the front door to the White House now locks automatically in a security breach.ALICIA A. CALDWELLwGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51d6cc3806364e5b9bc6af1b5e652df3Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:20:46 GMTThe top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c5c06b842514f70bd2a6f540071a385iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending September 29, 2014:The Associated PressaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentMusic downloadingMedia distributionMediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c5c06b842514f70bd2a6f540071a385Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:31:28 GMTFormer NBA player George seeks new fraud trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/331e1f6d5b79435f90e8d143b12e0825NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former NBA player convicted of wire fraud in an alleged real estate Ponzi scheme is seeking to have his conviction thrown out and claiming prosecutorial misconduct, among other allegations.DAVID PORTERaBusinessGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsFraud and false statementsCrimePolitical corruptionGovernment and politicsLaw and orderPolitical issuesPersonal investingPersonal financeReal estateCorporate crimeCorporate newsNBA basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's basketballMen's sportsUnited StatesNew JerseyNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/331e1f6d5b79435f90e8d143b12e0825Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:36:52 GMTSecret Service director says it's clear White House security plan was not properly executedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e78daf8d6948fa9932087f8c62691aWASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service director says it's clear White House security plan was not properly executed.wGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agencieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86e78daf8d6948fa9932087f8c62691aTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:42:47 GMTShooter takes stand in loud music killing casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/729cc3ffa5bb486892a2f27f9a63f87cJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A man who shot and killed a 17-year-old teenager after an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store said Tuesday that he feared for his life when he opened fire.DEREK KINNERaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeMusicLaw and orderEntertainmentArts and entertainmentJacksonvilleFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/729cc3ffa5bb486892a2f27f9a63f87cTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:38:13 GMTUS stocks edge lower in early tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d4a01c6e0b24ffc86f6b07982c7bcdbNEW YORK (AP) — The stock market mostly fell for a second day running on Tuesday, keeping the Standard & Poor's 500 index on course for its third monthly loss this year. Ford Motor sank after cutting its profit forecast.MATTHEW CRAFTaBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d4a01c6e0b24ffc86f6b07982c7bcdbTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:37:03 GMTA flawed Ryder Cup system for Americanshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02b826f9aef6441080ebfcc03d85c5a1GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — Paul Azinger is not ruling out a return as Captain America in the Ryder Cup.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfRyder CupGolfMen's sportsEventsScotlandEuropeUnited KingdomWestern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02b826f9aef6441080ebfcc03d85c5a1Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:43:30 GMTUS consumer confidence slides in Septemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3463d4a251254dfdb9924bea49c7c326WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence dropped in September after hitting the highest level in nearly seven years in August.MARTIN CRUTSINGERwBusinessGeneral newsEconomyLeading economic indicatorsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3463d4a251254dfdb9924bea49c7c326Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:58:58 GMTFamed violinist plays do-over at DC train stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e7e61669d35423f8a80c8ff8b2ea80bWASHINGTON (AP) — Acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell will try playing in a train station again, though this time he hopes it's more conducive to making music.BRETT ZONGKERwArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentBusking and street performanceRecreation and leisureLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e7e61669d35423f8a80c8ff8b2ea80bTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:39:46 GMTChinese patriotism fuels cruises to disputed isleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4bef75f4069417d94229b986934ee3dABOARD THE COCONUT PRINCESS (AP) — On a cruise more about politics than pleasure, Zhang Jing watched the gray shells of the Paracel Islands emerge from the purple, pre-dawn South China Sea.PENG PENGJACK CHANGtTravelLifestyleCoastlines and beachesEnvironmental conservation and preservationEnvironment and natureConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessEnvironmentChinaVietnamSouth China SeaSoutheast AsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4bef75f4069417d94229b986934ee3dTue, 30 Sep 2014 14:29:42 GMTWalgreen posts 4Q loss on Alliance-Boots chargehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49de2e6779b7404ca11ea0198fd319bfWalgreen booked a $239 million loss in its fiscal fourth quarter after swallowing a huge accounting charge from its Alliance-Boots acquisition, but the drugstore chain's results still met Wall Street expectations.TOM MURPHYfBusinessFinancial performanceCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesCorporate stockhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49de2e6779b7404ca11ea0198fd319bfTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:02:44 GMTNC State coach apologizes for fake injury remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48df2436e8eb48d492654beab1951e65RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren said Tuesday he has apologized to Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher for his comments accusing the top-ranked Seminoles of faking injuries to slow down the Wolfpack's offense.sSportsCollege footballCoachingCollege sportsFootballRaleighFloridaNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48df2436e8eb48d492654beab1951e65Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:15:29 GMTUS stocks turn higher in midday tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7bce0af5de472596b76a0415413204NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market flipped between slight gains and losses on Tuesday, keeping the Standard & Poor's 500 index on course for its third monthly loss this year. Ford Motor sank after cutting its profit forecast, while eBay jumped.MATTHEW CRAFTaBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesLeading economic indicatorsUnited StatesHong KongNorth AmericaChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7bce0af5de472596b76a0415413204Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:33:47 GMTJudge hearing Hernandez bid to suppress evidencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4341e47bfd34485d87731f8bf8680186FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A judge is hearing arguments on a bid by lawyers for ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez to have additional evidence in a murder case against him thrown out.aGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeFall RiverMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4341e47bfd34485d87731f8bf8680186Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:30:55 GMTLuck, instinct determined fates of volcano hikershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6e05f455c434029a2242ca8a63094e4TOKYO (AP) — Huge boulders falling from the sky. Billowing gray smoke that cast total darkness over the mountain. Volcanic ash piling on the ground and fumes filling the air.MARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsVolcanoesMountainsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleEnvironment and natureJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6e05f455c434029a2242ca8a63094e4Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:39:31 GMT