FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 20 Oct 2014 10:58:15 -0700Yemen: Suicide bomber kills 10 Houthi rebels, Yemen (AP) — A suicide car bomb on Monday targeted a house used by Shiite Houthi rebels in a town south of Sanaa, killing at least 10 and injuring 15, security officials said, in an attack that bore all the hallmarks of al-Qaida.AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsRebellions and uprisingsWar and unrestMilitant groupsBombingsImprovised explosivesTerrorismGovernment and politicsYemenSanaaMiddle East, 20 Oct 2014 17:21:25 GMTYouTube videos teach Brazil about bagels, subway YORK (AP) — New Yorker Seth Kugel is getting a lot of attention in Brazil as the star of a new YouTube series educating Brazilian tourists about New York City.BETH J. HARPAZtTravelLifestyleBrazilNew YorkNew York CitySouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:31:22 GMTMayor says suspect in 7 deaths is sex offender, Ind. (AP) — The mayor of Gary, Indiana says that a man who confessed to killing one woman and led police to the bodies of six others in northwestern Indiana had been convicted of sex crimes in Texas.aGeneral newsCrimeMunicipal governmentsViolent crimeLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsGaryIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 16:42:54 GMTCuba invites US to cooperate on Ebola (AP) — Cuban is willing to work with the United States in the fight against Ebola, President Raul Castro said at a summit of leftist Latin American nations Monday.ANDREA RODRIGUEZiGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsCubaGuineaSierra LeoneLiberiaWest AfricaLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanAfrica, 20 Oct 2014 16:53:47 GMTPM denies Islamic State group presence in Algeria GUEZZAM, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's prime minister insists the radical Islamic State group has no presence in Algeria, despite the recent kidnapping and beheading of a French hiker.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNigerAlgeriaAfricaNorth AfricaWest Africa, 20 Oct 2014 17:44:29 GMTUN: Uncertain if all Iranian nuke work is peaceful (AP) — The head of the U.N. nuclear agency is sounding a note of caution about Iran's claims that it is not interested in nuclear arms, saying he cannot guarantee that all the country's atomic activities are civilian in nature.iGeneral newsNuclear weaponsWeapons of mass destructionViennaIranAustriaWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle East, 20 Oct 2014 16:29:02 GMTSan Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals' FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsMusicEntertainmentMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballEventsRadio programsSports mediaBaseballMen's sportsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsSan FranciscoKansas CityCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissouri, 20 Oct 2014 16:51:28 GMTWoman saved from California chimney, then arrested OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A woman stuck in the chimney of a Southern California house has been rescued and arrested.aGeneral newsOdditiesArrestsLaw and orderCrimeCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 16:38:55 GMTBarkley to tip off NBA season in Times Square YORK (AP) — Charles Barkley is coming to Times Square to tip off the NBA season.eArts and entertainmentSportsTelevision programsEntertainmentMen's basketballMusicProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsNew York CityManhattanNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:22:41 GMTUN urges Venezuela to release jailed activist (AP) — The United Nations' top human rights official is calling for the immediate release of Leopoldo Lopez and dozens of other jailed opponents of Venezuela's socialist government.iGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesPolitical activismSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsVenezuelaGenevaSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Oct 2014 17:29:05 GMTBrother, 5, of dead NYC 3-year-old detailed attack YORK (AP) — Police say the 5-year-old brother of a 3-year-old girl fatally beaten by her stepfather gave detectives a detailed account of the assault.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeCrimes against childrenNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:12:20 GMTVoynov suspended after domestic violence charges ANGELES (AP) — The NHL has indefinitely suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov because of domestic violence charges.sSportsSports transactionsSports governanceSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:20:53 GMTUS lawmaker demands probe of Nazi benefit payments (AP) — A senior House Democrat is demanding an immediate investigation following an Associated Press report that suspected Nazi war criminals and former SS guards received millions of dollars in American Social Security benefits.RICHARD LARDNERDAVID RISINGRANDY HERSCHAFTwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsGovernment pensions and social securityNazismGovernment business and financeBusinessWar crimesCriminal investigationsDiplomacyThe HolocaustWar and unrestLaw and orderCrimeInternational relationsEventsUnited StatesPolandGermanyAustriaNorth AmericaEastern EuropeEuropeWestern Europe, 20 Oct 2014 17:12:14 GMTLibya's persecuted people displaced again, Libya (AP) — After three years in a packed refugee camp, Mariam Mohammed fled with her seven children along with some 3000 members of Libya's persecuted Tawergha community in their second forced displacement. Their camp was caught in a cross-fire between Islamist militias and pro-government forces in the war-torn eastern city of Benghazi.OMAR ALMOSMARIMAGGIE MICHAELiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestGovernment and politicsIslamismTerrorismLibyaEgyptMiddle EastTripoliNorth AfricaAfrica, 20 Oct 2014 17:11:05 GMTUS agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed (AP) — A potential crisis over defective air bags widened Monday as the U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get their cars fixed.TOM KRISHERaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 16:56:00 GMTUS stocks move higher; IBM disappoints YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved mostly higher Monday following a turbulent week. IBM fell sharply after reporting results that missed investor expectations.KEN SWEETaBusinessGeneral newsEconomyStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsFinancial marketsCommodity marketsUnited StatesEast AsiaNorth AmericaAsia, 20 Oct 2014 17:44:23 GMTNigerians await news on missing girls, Nigeria (AP) — There is cautious optimism in Nigeria Monday over local reports that the more than 200 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls may soon be released soon as part of a cease-fire agreement with the country's Islamic rebels, Boko Haram.CHIKA ODUAHiGeneral newsMissing personsKidnappingMilitant groupsWar and unrestCease firesGovernment and politicsCrimeNigeriaAbujaWest AfricaChadFranceAfricaCentral AfricaWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Oct 2014 17:17:02 GMTLacking a plan, Abbas opts for rhetoric, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinian president has been speaking in increasingly belligerent tones in recent weeks, accusing Israel of committing "genocide" in Gaza and calling on Palestinians to defend a contested Jerusalem holy site "by any means."KARIN LAUBMOHAMMED DARAGHMEHiGeneral newsTerritorial disputesDiplomacyIslamPublic opinionGovernment and politicsWar and unrestInternational relationsReligionSocial affairsPalestinian territoriesWest BankIsraelJerusalemGaza StripMiddle East, 20 Oct 2014 17:16:42 GMTMan pleads not guilty in Louisiana stripper death, La. (AP) — A 42-year-old man has pleaded not guilty in the death and dismemberment of a stripper in New Orleans' French Quarter.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderLouisianaNew OrleansUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:49:41 GMTAnother month, another global heat record broken (AP) — It sounds like a broken record: Last month again set a new mark for global heat. And meteorologists say Earth is now on pace to tie the hottest year ever recorded, or more likely, to break it.SETH BORENSTEINwScienceRecord setting eventsHeat wavesWeather patternsClimateEnvironmental scienceGeneral newsWeatherEnvironment and natureAtmospheric scienceEarth scienceEnvironmentUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:34:52 GMTObama keeps his schedule clear to focus on Ebola (AP) — Rarely one to leave anything to chance, President Barack Obama is playing it by ear this week as his administration's response to the Ebola scare continues to evolve.JOSH LEDERMANaHealthGovernment and politicsMid-term electionsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsElectionsUnited StatesChicagoIllinoisNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:15:51 GMT10-man panel set up to review Bianchi crash in F1 (AP) — A 10-man working group set up to review the accident that has left Formula One driver Jules Bianchi fighting for his life will present its findings on Dec. 3.sSportsAccidentsFormula OneAutomobile racingAccidents and disastersGeneral newsFranceWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Oct 2014 16:31:19 GMTChile arrests former Pinochet aide in killings, Chile (AP) — A retired colonel who served as a cabinet minister under Gen. Augusto Pinochet was arrested on Monday in connection with the forced disappearance and killing of 13 people during Chile's 1973-1990 military dictatorship.iGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesArrestsCabinetsSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderCrimeGovernment and politicsChileSantiagoSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 20 Oct 2014 17:26:06 GMTReview: Little Big Town top-notch on new album Big Town, "Pain Killer" (Capitol Nashville)MICHAEL McCALLeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainment, 20 Oct 2014 17:08:25 GMTObama coalition-building again, this time on Ebola (AP) — After rallying dozens of nations to join the fight against Islamic State militants, President Barack Obama is back in the coalition-building business — this time to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthUnited StatesWest AfricaLiberiaNorth AmericaAfrica, 20 Oct 2014 17:19:15 GMTPolice: Indiana suspect hints at more killings, Ind. (AP) — Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in Indiana say the suspect has told them that he may have killed people going back 20 years.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeIndianaGaryUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:45:11 GMTIndiana man's confession leads to 7 bodies, Ind. (AP) — Seven women's bodies were found in northwestern Indiana over the weekend after a convicted sex offender's confession to one killing led police to the grisly discovery of other deaths, including three in one abandoned house, authorities said Monday.TOM COYNEaGeneral newsCrimeViolent crimeGaryIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 16:57:19 GMTFor GOP's Scalise, being No. 3 boosts popularity ORLEANS (AP) — Let's count the ways Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise has grown in popularity since he became the third most powerful man in the Republican-led House.DONNA CASSATApGovernment and politicsHouse electionsElectionsLegislaturePolitical partiesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryPolitical organizationsNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:00:36 GMTRabbi leads vigil outside Met to protest opera YORK (AP) — A prominent New York rabbi has led a prayer vigil outside the Metropolitan Opera to protest an opera that opponents say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.VERENA DOBNIKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentJudaismPerforming artsReligionSocial affairsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:44:57 GMTVehicles with air bag problem that should be fixed National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million car owners whose air bag inflators have been recalled to get them repaired. The air bags, especially in areas along the coast with high absolute humidity, have inflators that can rupture. If the air bags go off in a crash, that can send shrapnel into the passenger compartment and injure people.The Associated PresshtBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesAutomotive technologyIndustrial technologyTechnology, 20 Oct 2014 17:19:55 GMTProminent South African politician shot in robbery (AP) — A prominent member of South Africa's ruling party was shot in the chest during a robbery at an ATM in the country's east, the African National Congress said Monday.LYNSEY CHUTELiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCrimeLegislatureTheftSouth AfricaSouthern AfricaAfrica, 20 Oct 2014 17:16:36 GMTJimmy Fallon's picture book inspired by daughter YORK (AP) — Forgive Jimmy Fallon if his new book is a story of wishful thinking.eArts and entertainmentBooks and literatureChildren's entertainmentEntertainment, 20 Oct 2014 17:16:00 GMTCity to address violence near NH pumpkin fest, N.H. (AP) — The governor urged the state's colleges and universities to punish students involved in violent parties near Keene's annual pumpkin festival that led to destruction, dozens of arrests and multiple injuries over the weekend.aGeneral newsFairs and festivalsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationRecreation and leisureLifestyleKeeneNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:49:32 GMTPitbull to host American Music Awards on Nov. 23 YORK (AP) — Pitbull will host the 2014 American Music Awards.eArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentCelebrityAmerican Music AwardsAward showsEventsProfessional footballFootballSports, 20 Oct 2014 16:36:42 GMTMoody's raises Egypt's outlook to stable (AP) — Moody's Investor Services said Egypt's political and security situation has stabilized, raising the country's outlook from negative to stable.MERRIT KENNEDYiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsDebt and bond marketsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeFinancial marketsEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfrica, 20 Oct 2014 17:28:56 GMTAP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America Thousands of protesters marched along Acapulco's famed coastal boulevard Friday demanding the safe return of 43 missing students from a rural teachers college in Guerrero state, while in Mexico City handcuffed municipal police officers suspected of involvement in their disappearance were marched past media to armored cars.The Associated PressaGeneral newsArt photographyVisual artsArts and entertainmentMexicoLatin America and CaribbeanMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral America, 20 Oct 2014 17:26:57 GMTSearch shifts after possible fugitive sighting shifted their search and a northeastern Pennsylvania school district tightened security Monday after the suspect in a deadly police ambush was believed to have been spotted near one of its campuses.MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsFugitivesPrimary and secondary educationSearch and rescue effortsLaw and orderCrimeEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationViolent crime, 20 Oct 2014 17:13:54 GMTTuneful tunes with touch of twang from Colerick Colerick, "Tucson" (Back 9 Records)STEVEN WINEeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainment, 20 Oct 2014 16:28:10 GMTObama casts his vote early in Chicago (AP) — President Barack Obama has cast his vote early for the 2014 midterm elections.JOSH LEDERMANaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsVotingElectionsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 16:52:40 GMTAP PHOTOS: New gloss on Cuba's classic cars (AP) — When Martin Viera's Chevrolet rolled out of the dealer's lot, Harry Truman was president of the United States, gasoline cost 27 cents a gallon and a 24-year-old lefty named Tommy Lasorda was pitching for Almendares in the Cuban winter baseball league.iGeneral newsAutomobilesLifestyleCubaHavanaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbean, 20 Oct 2014 17:29:55 GMTBoston bomb case judge wants 1,000 juror summonses (AP) — At least 1,000 people will be summoned and asked to fill out questionnaires for the jury in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a federal judge said Monday.DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingNational courtsCrimeBombingsViolent crimeEventsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:22:43 GMTSerena beats Ivanovic in WTA Finals opener (AP) — A new venue, an injury-hit preparation and insults from a top sports official — none of it could stop Serena Williams' winning streak at the WTA Finals.CHRIS LINESsSportsTennisWomen's tennisAthlete injuriesWomen's sportsAthlete healthSingaporeRussiaSoutheast AsiaAsiaEastern EuropeEurope, 20 Oct 2014 17:47:31 GMTLorillard CEO to get $44M after Reynolds merger, Va. (AP) — The CEO of Newport cigarette maker Lorillard Inc. is set to receive more than $44 million following the planned $25 billion merger with Reynolds American Inc., regulatory filings show.MICHAEL FELBERBAUMfBusinessGovernment regulationsOwnership changesCorporate newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politics, 20 Oct 2014 17:07:45 GMTAPNewsBreak: Colorado seeks ban on most edible pot (AP) — Colorado health officials want to ban many edible forms of marijuana, including brownies, cookies and most candies, limiting legal sales of pot-infused food to lozenges and some liquids.KRISTEN WYATTaBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsLifestyleRecreational drug laws and regulationsGovernment regulationsColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:39:34 GMTEU seeks $1.27 billion in Ebola aid for W. Africa (AP) — The European Union committed itself Monday to step up efforts toward getting 1 billion euros ($1.27 billion) in aid to fight Ebola in West Africa and rejected the idea of halting direct flights coming from the region.RAF CASERTiGeneral newsHealthInternational relationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsUnited KingdomEuropeWest AfricaAfricaNorwaySierra LeoneLuxembourgWestern Europe, 20 Oct 2014 16:32:01 GMTHarvard student stuck in Mexico gets new US visa, Mexico (AP) — A Mexico-born Harvard University student who was stuck for months in his native country after crossing the border without permission is about to return to the United States.ELLIOT SPAGATiGeneral newsMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 20 Oct 2014 17:03:46 GMTPa. police say blood found at home not fugitive's state police say blood reportedly found at two homes in the search area for a suspected police killer are not linked to fugitive Eric Frein.MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsFugitivesLaw and orderCrimeViolent crime, 20 Oct 2014 16:43:14 GMTIran military ready to ship equipment to Lebanon, Iran (AP) — Iran's defense minister said his country is ready to ship defensive materials to Lebanon to aid its army in the fight against Sunni extremists on Monday, the semi-official Mehr news agency reported.NASSER KARIMIiGeneral newsWar and unrestArmed forcesIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsSyriaIranLebanonMiddle East, 20 Oct 2014 17:12:13 GMTNews Guide: DCCC outraises Senate rivals (AP) — Political parties and their committees faced a Monday deadline to disclose how much cash each raised last month and how much they had on hand as October began.PHILIP ELLIOTTwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsHouse electionsElectionsPolitical fundraisingLegislatureCampaignsPolitical partiesUnited States General ElectionPolitical organizationsEventsGeneral elections, 20 Oct 2014 16:52:36 GMTIn Cianci race, GOP opponent donates to Democrat, R.I. (AP) — The three-way race for mayor of Providence features twice-convicted felon and ex-Mayor Buddy Cianci making a comeback bid for a seventh term as an independent.MICHELLE R. SMITHaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsPolitical scandalsMunicipal governmentsPolitical partiesCampaignsPolitical issuesLocal governmentsPolitical organizationsProvidenceRhode IslandUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Oct 2014 17:04:38 GMT