FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:37:46 -0700Canada reopens grounds of Parliament Hillhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d301454443444a91a9bd87efc4e2328aOTTAWA, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d301454443444a91a9bd87efc4e2328aSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:24:51 GMTEgypt leader: 'Foreign hands' behind Sinai attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3834d94427554df89dc9e9fe9819daf8CAIRO (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 AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3834d94427554df89dc9e9fe9819daf8Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:04 GMTDisney World to take down 'Sorcerer's Hat' displayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66c6bf46f64d4a0bacd51c4077ce505bLAKE 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.tTravelLifestylehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66c6bf46f64d4a0bacd51c4077ce505bSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:29:58 GMTDT McCoy signs 7-year deal with Bucshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7975a53a3bb41db9b69f0415fd7fdfaDefensive tackle Gerald McCoy has signed a seven-year extension with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers worth $98 million, making McCoy the highest-paid player at his position.BARRY WILNERsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional footballFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7975a53a3bb41db9b69f0415fd7fdfaSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:19:34 GMTYosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears at bayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af5269f3573b4c0c9f8aa17adff688ddFRESNO, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af5269f3573b4c0c9f8aa17adff688ddSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:15:48 GMTBrazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8071d4da6c38455ba9bbb15b8a56775dRIO 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 Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8071d4da6c38455ba9bbb15b8a56775dSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:31:03 GMTNo. 11 Kansas State pitches 23-0 shutout of Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ba8e054ea0d4792a5a2b6a485e7e892MANHATTAN, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ba8e054ea0d4792a5a2b6a485e7e892Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:52:48 GMTFew details offered on quarantines over Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8684aa43ee3b43c0b5020f038f0e2772NEW YORK (AP) — Officials in three states have enacted 21-day quarantines for any travelers arriving back in the United States after having contact with Ebola patients in West Africa. But they've said little about exactly how they'll enforce such strict rules.aGeneral newsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8684aa43ee3b43c0b5020f038f0e2772Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:46:43 GMTPatrick: Logano must continue to prove he's sorryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ccdf6556aee4dafa4f5bfeb93a45fc3MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Things may not be as rosy between Danica Patrick and Joey Logano as Logano believes.JENNA FRYERsSportsAutomobile racingNASCARVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ccdf6556aee4dafa4f5bfeb93a45fc3Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:53:31 GMTExcitement mounts among Colorado GOPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8dce90d2b0f456b8cdf15b09c3cd7b8HIGHLANDS 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8dce90d2b0f456b8cdf15b09c3cd7b8Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:43:21 GMTIn Pakistan, a coup that wasn'thttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7bc286982c483fa38fd52511a223a6ISLAMABAD (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 AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7bc286982c483fa38fd52511a223a6Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:18:02 GMTEarly voting alters campaigns' strategies, costshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12917540d6b74355b250425e29b23bd2LOS 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12917540d6b74355b250425e29b23bd2Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:19:02 GMTFederer defeats Karlovic to reach hometown finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47bfd9f889540e89636bf03ff3f8cc5BASEL, 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47bfd9f889540e89636bf03ff3f8cc5Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:21:03 GMTClashes in northern Lebanon kill 5, wound othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e174a70fac124c02a30cf29f9a6d873dBEIRUT (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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e174a70fac124c02a30cf29f9a6d873dSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:14:32 GMTEbola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19eac2b90891402a89bcd89664096124NEW 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 AmericaAfricaNebraskaYorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19eac2b90891402a89bcd89664096124Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:01:11 GMTKavaguti, Smirnov take Skate America pairs shorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fb997b38bf64eb683774bb10e2eaaf1HOFFMAN 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fb997b38bf64eb683774bb10e2eaaf1Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:59:37 GMTUkraine pauses before decisive votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76bb453a86c46dabd8d0b24282ef28fMARIUPOL, 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d76bb453a86c46dabd8d0b24282ef28fSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:04 GMTNanny of Venezuelan ex-minister arrested in Brazilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33eba15b67e4e6f99320614f3a9066cSAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian police say they arrested a nanny employed by Venezuela's former foreign minister as she tried to enter the country with a loaded .38 caliber revolver inside a briefcase.iGeneral newsArrestsLaw and orderCrimeVenezuelaBrazilSao PauloSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33eba15b67e4e6f99320614f3a9066cSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:22:21 GMTExtremists launch new attack on Syrian border townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d79da0f3d3ca4d5792b72645b0eb52eaMURSITPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Fighters from the Islamic State group launched Saturday a new offensive on the northern Syrian town of Kobani after shelling the area from their positions nearby, activists and a Kurdish official said.ELENA BECATOROSiGeneral newsWar and unrestSyriaTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d79da0f3d3ca4d5792b72645b0eb52eaSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:35:03 GMTCustom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31db68701fde4cf38976daab10c1ead3EDEN 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31db68701fde4cf38976daab10c1ead3Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:49:07 GMTCunningham, Meyers Taylor win openers at US trialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/804e508d14de4b00b17aadf1457c1437LAKE 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/804e508d14de4b00b17aadf1457c1437Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:02:36 GMTAfter 17 years, Rampone aims for 1 more World Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9d05d02471245da9285eb0bd0974fd6CHESTER, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9d05d02471245da9285eb0bd0974fd6Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:26:40 GMTHealth care worker criticizes quarantine processhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c23bf078510b46ba9da65b08de5e2413NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The health care worker now quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is sharply criticizing the way she's being treated.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNewarkNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c23bf078510b46ba9da65b08de5e2413Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:10:22 GMTHancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3949fe58414b4515a85b02fa11017220NEW 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3949fe58414b4515a85b02fa11017220Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:54:42 GMTTop Israeli minister: 'crisis' in US relationshiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa9beab58d294c439a93604b1bc0d32fJERUSALEM (AP) — A top Israeli minister says there is a "crisis" in in the country's relations with the United States that must be fixed.iGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsDiplomacyIsraelMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa9beab58d294c439a93604b1bc0d32fSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:47:01 GMTDemocratic Rep. Barrow works for GOP votes in Ga.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88075208da794ef1b26ad0bfc310cc36STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Touring his southeast Georgia farm in a pickup truck, Randy Branch gave a visiting congressman a crash course in agriculture as well as an earful about politics — namely how much he doesn't like Democrats.RUSS BYNUMaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureMunicipal governmentsPolitical partiesLocal governmentsPolitical organizationsGeorgiaUnited StatesStatesboroAugustaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88075208da794ef1b26ad0bfc310cc36Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:52:21 GMTWHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e725889fcab94e51842c6bdcd9dc5f29DAKAR, 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 CoastLiberiaGhanahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e725889fcab94e51842c6bdcd9dc5f29Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:44:02 GMTMaui voters to decide whether to ban GMO cropshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df6ac7743f94488c88e0daa79f5c6084HONOLULU (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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df6ac7743f94488c88e0daa79f5c6084Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:01:56 GMTSaturday's Time Schedulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe5ae7c100dd4800bd2435a3857e1b82World Series, Game 4, Kansas City at San Francisco, 8:07 p.m.The Associated PresssWomen's sportsMen's golfGolfFigure skatingSkatingBaseballNASCARSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyAutomobile racingProfessional baseballTexasDallasWashingtonArizonaMichiganTorontoValenciaMontrealUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanadaSpainWestern EuropeEuropeQuebechttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe5ae7c100dd4800bd2435a3857e1b82Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:59:52 GMTUnpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/247aa649adc345c9beb0ee11293593bfRIO 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 CaribbeanOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/247aa649adc345c9beb0ee11293593bfSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:09:21 GMTCorrection: US-United States-Iraq-US Death storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03039b4fb44a4ee092f03a5d2e0c9434WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Oct. 24 about the death of 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 Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03039b4fb44a4ee092f03a5d2e0c9434Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:48:25 GMTJack Bruce, bassist of 60's band Cream, dies at 71http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34128ac42abe41c784ed4493620ee2c6LONDON (AP) — British musician Jack Bruce, best known as the bass player and vocalist of the power blues trio Cream, died Saturday at his home, his family and publicist said. He was 71.SYLVIA HUIGREGORY KATZiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesUnited KingdomEnglandScotlandLondonWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34128ac42abe41c784ed4493620ee2c6Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:39:04 GMTTeacher tried to stop Washington state shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db41d9e82b1b4ed08c4c2f7b285dad92MARYSVILLE, 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 AmericaSeattlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db41d9e82b1b4ed08c4c2f7b285dad92Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:08:10 GMTComplex investigation follows killing of deputieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6989a2f73ccc4db5916334361c281816SACRAMENTO, 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 politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6989a2f73ccc4db5916334361c281816Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:30:37 GMTEbola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e2cc8befba344129858f0c14862f51aNEW 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 healthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew YorkWest AfricaNew York CityUnited StatesGuineaAfricaBurundiCentral AfricaNorth AmericaEast Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e2cc8befba344129858f0c14862f51aSat, 25 Oct 2014 18:57:42 GMTUS journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebolahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e184360d597429989ca5c4c1df5c153PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full suits and hoods.JENNIFER McDERMOTTaGeneral newsHealthJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNews mediaMediaUnited StatesWest AfricaLiberiaRhode IslandNorth AmericaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e184360d597429989ca5c4c1df5c153Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:32:56 GMTOgier leads Rally of Spain, closes in on titlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4da82881ae0b47469179e0f8be1eb045SALOU, 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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4da82881ae0b47469179e0f8be1eb045Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:57:12 GMTAbdullah leads No. 16 Nebraska over Rutgers 42-24http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c59059fbac4418897e92058d28a5135LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah ran for 225 yards and three touchdowns and set a school record with 341 all-purpose yards, leading No. 16 Nebraska to a 42-24 victory over Rutgers on Saturday.ERIC OLSONsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballNebraskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c59059fbac4418897e92058d28a5135Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:42:33 GMTIran hangs woman for killing alleged rapisthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1c0941270f94def9603dbee2fc5aa5eTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she alleged was trying to rape her, drawing swift international condemnation for a prosecution several countries described as flawed.ALI AKBAR DAREINIiGeneral newsDeath penalty controversyViolent crimeCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsCriminal punishmentLaw and orderTehranIranMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1c0941270f94def9603dbee2fc5aa5eSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:59:31 GMTNumber of Islamic extremists growing in Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d64128938d84f30bc0cbd732763b96eBERLIN (AP) — The number of Islamic extremists in Germany is growing rapidly, the head of the country's domestic intelligence agency said Saturday.FRANK JORDANSiGeneral newsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGermanyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d64128938d84f30bc0cbd732763b96eSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:56:02 GMTTuktamysheva tops Skate America women's shorthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c4d5ca7a67f4a17a8f09587214dfc1fHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Elizaveta Tuktamysheva of Russia topped the Skate America women's short program on Saturday.ANDREW SELIGMANsSportsFigure skatingWomen's sportsWomen's skatingSkatingMen's skatingMen's sportsIllinoisRussiaChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c4d5ca7a67f4a17a8f09587214dfc1fSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:24:36 GMTNJ Gov. Christie back again in Iowa; 2016 on mind?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f534617cbfb84585a3cd9c9b8e3e75beAKRON, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f534617cbfb84585a3cd9c9b8e3e75beSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:46:06 GMTHarvick has work cut out for him at Martinsvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8132211eb9074bc38b89f8c3e813d419MARTINSVILLE, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8132211eb9074bc38b89f8c3e813d419Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:54:01 GMTUS to recognize same-sex marriage in 6 more stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8825bcd415e49219ab948ae476e6865WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is recognizing gay marriage in six more states and extending federal benefits to those couples, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Saturday.wPersonal financeGovernment and politicsBusinessMarriageVeteransFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesMilitary affairsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8825bcd415e49219ab948ae476e6865Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:41:25 GMTMussolini air raid shelter opens to touristshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/955583e971064554add4708f77876922ROME (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 EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/955583e971064554add4708f77876922Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:34:03 GMTBoat accident leaves 26 dead in Zambiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9987133cafba4cdba4586b6e0808e81eLUSAKA, 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 AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9987133cafba4cdba4586b6e0808e81eSat, 25 Oct 2014 19:36:02 GMTCream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1337ba86250d4a54bbfd5a56d015789eLONDON (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 EuropeEuropeEnglandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1337ba86250d4a54bbfd5a56d015789eSat, 25 Oct 2014 20:19:03 GMT3 officers suspected of sharing nude photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5dcb620b5c442e9abf2ddfbc9c2568MARTINEZ, 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 Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5dcb620b5c442e9abf2ddfbc9c2568Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:26:02 GMTHarvick fastest in final practice at Martinsvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac0a71e8486345fc91544f45a4021ad3MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kevin Harvick paced the final practice session before Sunday's race at Martinsville Speedway.sSportsAutomobile racingNASCARVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac0a71e8486345fc91544f45a4021ad3Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:57:05 GMTOpposition rejects Mozambique's election resultshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/099b997df0544b76bb8d7e81dc66cbfdMAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Mozambique's opposition parties on Saturday rejected the victory of the ruling Frelimo party, alleging voter fraud in the southeastern African nation's elections.EMMANUEL CAMILLOiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsFraud and false statementsVotingElectionsCrimeMozambiqueMaputoEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/099b997df0544b76bb8d7e81dc66cbfdSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:57:12 GMT