FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:15:16 -0800No. 3 Arizona beats Kansas State 72-68 in Mauihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50ee917c80094fb8a0babe0c19f7bc73LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Arizona came to Maui to face adversity. There was some back in the desert through the first four games, though most of that was self-inflicted.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsArizonaKansasHawaiiUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50ee917c80094fb8a0babe0c19f7bc73Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:35:34 GMTScott, McIlroy inspire each other to better golfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43167df3c08a4539994acc64323c6e85SYDNEY (AP) — On the eve of the Australian Open — and their first tournament together since September — Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott were doing their best Wednesday to sound like a mutual admiration society.By DENNIS PASSAsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfSydneyAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43167df3c08a4539994acc64323c6e85Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:57:40 GMTCousins, Kings beat Pelicans 99-89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d84e5b7e584eb9ad2791e264e699d3NEW ORLEANS (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and three steals, leading the Sacramento Kings to a 99-89 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthBasketballProfessional basketballNew OrleansLouisianaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5d84e5b7e584eb9ad2791e264e699d3Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:01:06 GMTNo. 23 Creighton runs past Eastern Illinois 75-53http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e6872ff49e049a3bb77a0cda255ae50OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Reserve Geoffrey Groselle scored a career-high 15 points, and No. 23 Creighton beat Eastern Illinois 75-53 in the Emerald Coast Classic on Tuesday night.By ERIC OLSONsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsIllinoisNebraskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e6872ff49e049a3bb77a0cda255ae50Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:12:00 GMTNo. 14 VCU tops Oregon 77-63 in Legends Classichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9169bf8b3864025a76aaa403eb6e025NEW YORK (AP) — Virginia Commonwealth remembered how to play the in-your-face pressure defense that made the program an NCAA tournament staple.By DAN GELSTONsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsNHL hockeyProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9169bf8b3864025a76aaa403eb6e025Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:56:33 GMT2 men charged with trying to support Islamic Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff2373c971fc43cb9cd03800c7afc88aMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of two Minnesota men accused of planning to join the Islamic State group was stopped at an airport by FBI agents before traveling to the Middle East, but the other man slipped by authorities, according to a criminal complaint unsealed Tuesday.By AMY FORLITIaGeneral newsTerrorismCrimeWar and unrestMinneapolisMinnesotaTurkeyUnited StatesMiddle EastIstanbulNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff2373c971fc43cb9cd03800c7afc88aWed, 26 Nov 2014 02:58:16 GMTSenators rally in 3rd period, beat Blues in SOhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/772c6e3d376a444b8a6ccc2ed3747d5fST. LOUIS (AP) — Erik Condra and Alex Chiasson scored third-period goals for the Ottawa Senators, who rallied to tie it and then beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 in a shootout on Tuesday night.By NATE LATSCHsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsSt. LouisMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/772c6e3d376a444b8a6ccc2ed3747d5fWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:51:47 GMTAnger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/541bf691ea4e4917a47950cdc5a0bfaePITTSBURGH (AP) — Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson, a white police officer, for killing Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old.By JESSE WASHINGTONaGeneral newsRace and ethnicityAfrican-AmericansLegal proceedingsCrimeJudiciaryPoliceSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesLaw enforcement agenciesUnited StatesMissouriPennsylvaniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/541bf691ea4e4917a47950cdc5a0bfaeWed, 26 Nov 2014 02:21:40 GMTCalhoun helps No. 8 Duke women rout Buffalo 88-54http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d99f229076b24b47b9067a17631f85b6DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke's depth was just too much for Buffalo.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsDurhamNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d99f229076b24b47b9067a17631f85b6Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:57:48 GMTIn New Zealand, feud over fate of 1902 corpse shiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615336acb20c48348ab8fa721930800bWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The S.S. Ventnor sank 112 years ago off the northern New Zealand coast, bearing unusual cargo: the exhumed bodies of 499 Chinese miners, some in wooden coffins and others in sealed zinc caskets.By NICK PERRYiGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNew ZealandChinaWellingtonOceaniaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/615336acb20c48348ab8fa721930800bWed, 26 Nov 2014 03:00:09 GMTTurner leads No. 7 Texas over St. Francis 78-46http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bbf43610a94f82996743302b76e597AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Freshman Myles Turner had 25 points and 10 rebounds, leading No. 7 Texas to a 78-46 win over Saint Francis on Tuesday night and the Longhorns' first 5-0 start since 2009.By JIM VERTUNOsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bbf43610a94f82996743302b76e597Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:07:02 GMTLawson has 20 points, Nuggets beat Bulls 114-109http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f670d310647f440d948e75c32791fa7dDENVER (AP) — Ty Lawson scored 20 points, including a key jumper in the waning seconds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls 114-109 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.By DENNIS GEORGATOSsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballDenverColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f670d310647f440d948e75c32791fa7dWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:54:13 GMTKillings surge in Mexico state at tip of Bajahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1d8e95804e5472b876d9203c886b4e5MEXICO CITY (AP) — The normally bucolic, vacationer-crowded state at the tip of Mexico's Baja peninsula has become a battleground, with dozens of killings in a power struggle following the capture of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman nearly a year ago.By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and KATHERINE CORCORANiGeneral newsArrestsWar and unrestLaw and orderCrimeDrug-related crimeOrganized crimeMexicoUnited StatesLa PazNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanBoliviaSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1d8e95804e5472b876d9203c886b4e5Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:04:01 GMTCardenas leaves Mexico leftist party he foundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5537bf355bb4399b5fc08fbf4fa4dbeMEXICO CITY (AP) — Cuauhtemoc Cardenas, a pillar of leftist politics in Mexico and son of the revered president who nationalized the oil industry, resigned Tuesday from the political party he founded, citing disagreements with its leadership.By CHRISTOPHER SHERMANiGeneral newsPolitical resignationsMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsMexicoMexico CityNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5537bf355bb4399b5fc08fbf4fa4dbeWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:31:10 GMTAP sources: EPA to propose stricter smog standardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8986794f527f459096a7f57aa994a40fWASHINGTON (AP) — Coming full circle on a campaign promise, the Obama administration will propose Wednesday to reduce the amount of smog-forming pollution allowed in the air, which has been linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems.By DINA CAPPIELLOwBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsScienceAir qualityEnvironmental concernsEnvironmentEnvironment and naturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8986794f527f459096a7f57aa994a40fWed, 26 Nov 2014 02:39:52 GMTHong Kong police arrest 116 at protest sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0885713c94c642c5800ece05c3ebeab9HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities cleared street barricades from a pro-democracy protest camp in the volatile Mong Kok district for a second day Wednesday after a night of clashes in which police arrested 116 people.By KELVIN CHANiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeGovernment and politicsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0885713c94c642c5800ece05c3ebeab9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:58:47 GMTMore National Guard troops roll into Fergusonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e19513c183b40c09de343e1bb0bdaadFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of additional National Guard troops rolled into Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after protesters looted businesses and set fire to buildings in a night of rage against a grand jury's decision not to indict the white police officer who killed Michael Brown.By TOM FOREMAN JR. and JIM SALTERaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCriminal investigationsProtests and demonstrationsCrimePolice brutalityHuman rights and civil libertiesCivil rights violationsLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderPolitical and civil unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceGovernment and politicsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e19513c183b40c09de343e1bb0bdaadWed, 26 Nov 2014 03:25:23 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d8dc0c2da624a07bb86ecb8206ecbc9Today is Wednesday, Nov. 26, the 330th day of 2014. There are 35 days left in the year.By The Associated PressaGovernment payGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment and politicsUnited StatesEast AsiaNorth AmericaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d8dc0c2da624a07bb86ecb8206ecbc9Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:00:04 GMTDomestic violence in NYC reflects the worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d6d8a2c4947470abff7ab42ce166068UNITED NATIONS (AP) — New York City's legal counsel said Tuesday that police receive more than 770 reports of domestic violence every day — a figure the head of the U.N. women's agency said reflects what is happening in the world.By EDITH M. LEDERERiGeneral newsDomestic violenceMunicipal governmentsViolenceHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesFamily issuesViolent crimeCrimeLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d6d8a2c4947470abff7ab42ce166068Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:14:15 GMTCurry powers Warriors past Heat 114-97http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fc4deaa9a98404c912a8425a4f0510cMIAMI (AP) — So much for Stephen Curry's mini-shooting slump.sSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthMiamiOrlandoFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fc4deaa9a98404c912a8425a4f0510cWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:41:33 GMTMcClellan leads No. 17 Miami over Charlotte 77-74http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/299ee096f08949e5b99f4945db48ba30CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sheldon McClellan scored a career-high 31 points and had 11 rebounds as No. 17 Miami defeated Charlotte for the second time in three days, 77-74 on Tuesday night.By STEVE REEDsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsCharlotteMiamiNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/299ee096f08949e5b99f4945db48ba30Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:28:30 GMTPortis has 22 as No. 25 Arkansas wins 78-72 at SMUhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68950582c27341f88927ad8795c3846fDALLAS (AP) — Playing as a ranked team for the first time in seven years, No. 25 Arkansas established itself quickly against SMU.By STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsCollege basketballMen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsArkansasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68950582c27341f88927ad8795c3846fWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:12:13 GMTPolice cruiser torched outside Ferguson city hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8af1ff36075041c9b1219be965447c65FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Ferguson have responded quickly after a police car was set on fire outside Ferguson city hall.aGeneral newsFiresAccidents and disastersMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8af1ff36075041c9b1219be965447c65Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:12:04 GMTAsia stocks rise after US growth revised higherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5274fbb42eb14a608f98850375387dfeAsian stock markets mostly posted modest gains Wednesday as stronger U.S. growth was tempered by a less rosy outlook for China.By The Associated PressaBusinessGeneral newsEconomic growthEconomyCurrency marketsCommodity marketsStock marketsFinancial marketsLeading economic indicatorsChinaEast AsiaUnited StatesGreater ChinaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5274fbb42eb14a608f98850375387dfeWed, 26 Nov 2014 03:52:13 GMTKnight helps Bucks beat Pistons 98-86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2853feb6f92144b4a6ab9e62cb423774MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Knight had 20 points and eight assists to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 98-86 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2853feb6f92144b4a6ab9e62cb423774Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:50:48 GMTBrown family blasts prosecutor; Wilson speakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ff4401f38f14836abde9e91950e9d7dFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of additional National Guard troops rolled into Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after protesters looted businesses and set fire to buildings in a night of rage against a grand jury's decision not to indict the white police officer who killed Michael Brown.By TOM FOREMAN JR. and JIM SALTERaGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCriminal investigationsCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesCivil rights violationsProtests and demonstrationsLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical and civil unrestGovernment and politicsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ff4401f38f14836abde9e91950e9d7dWed, 26 Nov 2014 02:23:39 GMTNo. 25 Mississippi St beats Louisiana-Monroe 80-46http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b00507e4442a40c68696ef59f50ac04fSTARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Sherise Williams scored 15 points to lead No. 25 Mississippi State to an 80-46 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Tuesday night.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsMonroeMississippiLouisianaStarkvilleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b00507e4442a40c68696ef59f50ac04fWed, 26 Nov 2014 03:37:54 GMTCleveland crowd protests over boy shot by policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9140566b1a5c46c19e1696f929d7afcdCLEVELAND (AP) — Several hundred people marched down an exit ramp and temporarily blocked rush-hour traffic on a busy freeway on Tuesday while protesting a police officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who had brandished a realistic-looking novelty gun.By MARK GILLISPIEaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPoliceCrimePolitical and civil unrestViolent crimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9140566b1a5c46c19e1696f929d7afcdWed, 26 Nov 2014 02:59:33 GMTTough to make a case against police in shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/416a3bc529b44559a0c4b2f4a10b3d71WASHINGTON (AP) — A Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a policeman for the killing of Michael Brown illustrates the difficulty of bringing criminal charges against officers in fatal shootings and points to the likelihood of a similar outcome for a federal civil rights probe of the case.By ERIC TUCKERwGovernment and politicsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCivil rights violationsCrimeHuman rights and civil libertiesPoliceLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGeneral newsSocial issuesSocial affairsNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/416a3bc529b44559a0c4b2f4a10b3d71Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:29:08 GMTHawks top Wizards 106-102 for 6th win in 8http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c2a5b9a37624616abe218177c35d274WASHINGTON (AP) — Hawks reserves Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack led a fourth-quarter surge on a night when starters were struggling, and Atlanta held to beat the Washington Wizards 106-102 Tuesday.By JOSEPH WHITEsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c2a5b9a37624616abe218177c35d274Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:56:26 GMTPolice order protesters off Ferguson streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/507194d2823c416185eb1e54dd6dca27FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Officers have ordered protesters off Ferguson streets after what had been several hours of largely peaceful demonstrations.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsCrimePolitical and civil unrestMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/507194d2823c416185eb1e54dd6dca27Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:39:50 GMTNo. 17 Iowa surges past Northern Iowa 73-45http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea16141c24fd46c897ab1f39d264f941IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Ally Disterhoft scored 18 points and Samantha Logic added 13 with seven rebounds as No. 17 Iowa rolled past Northern Iowa 73-45 on Tuesday night.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsIowaIowa CityUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea16141c24fd46c897ab1f39d264f941Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:22:49 GMTNFL, union discuss personal conduct policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32cc78db6def419c85556661615c4c7dNEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players' union chief DeMaurice Smith met Tuesday to discuss the league's personal conduct policy.By BARRY WILNERsSportsAthlete compensationSports transactionsSports governanceLabor negotiationsFootballMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessPersonnelProfessional footballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32cc78db6def419c85556661615c4c7dWed, 26 Nov 2014 03:18:09 GMTGarcia Marquez family explains archive decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e548d45c91ca419e8e14fcafb4fbef18MEXICO CITY (AP) — The family of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez says the late Colombian novelist's archive was offered only to the University of Texas, which will be the materials' repository.By E. EDUARDO CASTILLOiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsObituariesMexicoMexico CityTexasColombiaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanUnited StatesSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e548d45c91ca419e8e14fcafb4fbef18Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:10:14 GMTWoman who faked son's cancer gets probationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c95440b4c08142fdbea774e550ad5745CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A suburban Denver woman who collected tens of thousands of dollars in charitable contributions after lying about her 6-year-old son having cancer was sentenced Tuesday to five years of probation and 90 nights in jail.aGeneral newsCancerCrimeDiseases and conditionsHealthLegal proceedingsLaw and orderChild and teen healthColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c95440b4c08142fdbea774e550ad5745Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:00:45 GMTArkansas, Mississippi gay marriage bans overturnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2616dfc8c26b445492c5717842b35573LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states Tuesday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no rushes to the altar as both orders are on hold so the states can consider appeals.By ANDREW DeMILLO and EMILY WAGSTER PETTUSaGeneral newsGays and lesbiansNational courtsConstitutional amendmentsConstitutionsMarriageNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesState governmentsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderUnited StatesArkansasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2616dfc8c26b445492c5717842b35573Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:44:53 GMTHong Kong police arrest student protest leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af50dc9fa1c3456882a5f90fdcf9d0bcHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities cleared more street barricades from a pro-democracy protest camp in a volatile district Wednesday, part of a two-day operation in which police arrested more than 100 people, including key student leaders.By KELVIN CHANiGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderCrimeGovernment and politicsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af50dc9fa1c3456882a5f90fdcf9d0bcWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:56:58 GMTSeguin, Klingberg lead Stars over slumping Oilershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62d8d958260e416eb4fb964fbb05112dDALLAS (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored two goals to give him an NHL-leading 17, and rookie defenseman John Klingberg added a goal from center ice and an assist to lead the Dallas Stars to a 3-2 victory over the struggling Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.sSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeySeguinDallasEdmontonTexasUnited StatesNorth AmericaAlbertaCanadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62d8d958260e416eb4fb964fbb05112dWed, 26 Nov 2014 05:05:03 GMTBeloved macaws bring harmony to Caracas' chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81b22dec7dd349d2bb53769bb858f6e6CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — In one of the world's most-hostile urban jungles, the spectacle of rainbow-colored tropical birds streaking across the late-afternoon sky has become a natural respite from rampant crime and choking pollution.By JORGE RUEDAiGeneral newsBirdsAnimalsHobbiesRecreation and leisureLifestyleOutdoor recreationVenezuelaCaracasSan FranciscoSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81b22dec7dd349d2bb53769bb858f6e6Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:01:48 GMTMaryland beats No. 13 Iowa St 72-63 in CBE Classichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e84e5000d0c64a95a5cd6bbcb5044234KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jared Nickens and Jake Layman scored 15 points apiece to lead a balanced attack, and Maryland beat No. 13 Iowa State 72-63 on Tuesday night in the championship game of the CBE Classic.By DAVE SKRETTAsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballCollege sportsBasketballMen's sportsIowaMarylandMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e84e5000d0c64a95a5cd6bbcb5044234Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:48:59 GMTBama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St hold playoff placeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef17574e36a243bd882ac7d2869b056dAlabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.By RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOregonFloridaMississippiAlabamaDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef17574e36a243bd882ac7d2869b056dWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:42:49 GMTWindow washer fights for life after 11-story fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70a8aaf1c940482b83b3aa218bd27d20SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 58-year-old window washer who fell 11 stories from a building onto a moving car is "fighting for his life" and opens his eyes when relatives speak to him, his family said Tuesday.By KRISTIN J. BENDERaGeneral newsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70a8aaf1c940482b83b3aa218bd27d20Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:30:38 GMTNeal lifts Predators over Kings 4-3 in shootouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d9338504eb4f48b5a251a2b4e4ca2dNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — James Neal scored the only goal of a six-round shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night.By JIM DIAMONDsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49d9338504eb4f48b5a251a2b4e4ca2dWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:22:16 GMTFerguson protesters rally across US for second dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e319f4628f49443cacc70e535f0dce82People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis suburb.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsBlockadesArrestsCrimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderMissouriLos AngelesSt. LouisMinneapolisChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniaMinnesotaIllinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e319f4628f49443cacc70e535f0dce82Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:09:18 GMTNo. 12 Louisville women top Western Kentucky 89-67http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b02da2fb789f4bc2ae399d146ddea451LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bria Smith scored 22 points with 10 rebounds and 10 assists and No. 12 Louisville held off a game Western Kentucky squad 89-67 on Tuesday.sSportsWomen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsLouisvilleKentuckyHendersonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b02da2fb789f4bc2ae399d146ddea451Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:33:34 GMTNo. 1 Kentucky routs Texas-Arlington 92-44http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0e071017b964ca29353d20fb2ce2ebbLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari found much to like about the box score of yet another blowout win, taking particular satisfaction in his team's playing time.By GARY B. GRAVESsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsKentuckyTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0e071017b964ca29353d20fb2ce2ebbWed, 26 Nov 2014 04:57:58 GMTProtesters return to riot-scarred Ferguson streetshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5f918f5ee03491595ce496dcb03f729FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Protesters returned to the riot-scarred streets of Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after crowds looted businesses and set fire to buildings in a night of rage against a grand jury's decision not to indict the white police officer who killed Michael Brown.By TOM FOREMAN JR. and JIM SALTERaGeneral newsViolent crimeRiotsCriminal investigationsLegal proceedingsProtests and demonstrationsCrimePolice brutalityHuman rights and civil libertiesCivil rights violationsLaw enforcement agenciesPolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsViolenceGovernment and politicsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5f918f5ee03491595ce496dcb03f729Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:28:53 GMTKane's 2 PP goals lift Jets over Blue Jacketshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c53a4a70eb540a28c141dfa4a7d4c1aCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Evander Kane scored two power-play goals, as the Winnipeg Jets held on to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Tuesday night.By ROBERT DENHARDsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyColumbusOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c53a4a70eb540a28c141dfa4a7d4c1aWed, 26 Nov 2014 03:20:03 GMTProtests against Ferguson decision grow across UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd704cece83d4db3b8fc3f89eec67af3People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis suburb.By SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsBlockadesVandalismCrimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderMissouriPortlandDistrict of ColumbiaSt. LouisAlbuquerqueNew York CityMinneapolisUnited StatesNorth AmericaOregonNew MexicoNew YorkMinnesotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd704cece83d4db3b8fc3f89eec67af3Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:28:36 GMTNo. 20 Oklahoma State beats Morgan State 73-43http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2124401692d840209b76f4ac628a4361STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Brittany Atkins scored 17 points and No. 20 Oklahoma State shook off a slow start in a 73-43 victory over Morgan State on Tuesday night.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsStillwaterOklahomaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2124401692d840209b76f4ac628a4361Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:46:48 GMT