FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:50:04 -0800Rosberg takes pole for Abu Dhabi GP, Hamilton 2ndhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f34bb42fcd63424eacdfd23de26f7751ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg edged out title rival Lewis Hamilton on Saturday to take pole position for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, where the Mercedes pair will fight for the Formula One world championship.JEROME PUGMIREsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingAbu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f34bb42fcd63424eacdfd23de26f7751Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:13:03 GMTPope meets with autistic childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebfb483bd55646f1917ab95fb16e2ea7VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an audience Saturday aimed at offering solidarity to people living with the condition.PAOLO LUCARIELLOiGeneral newsHealthChristianityDevelopmental disordersDiseases and conditionsChild and teen healthReligionSocial affairsVatican CityItalyWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebfb483bd55646f1917ab95fb16e2ea7Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:37:00 GMTScientists seek more tombs at ancient Greek sitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fac151a70395441c840b2c2d1181ceecAMPHIPOLIS, Greece (AP) — Officials say the vast ancient burial mound at Amphipolis in Greece could contain more than one dead.iGeneral newsScienceGreeceWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fac151a70395441c840b2c2d1181ceecSat, 22 Nov 2014 14:50:35 GMTSwiss lead France 2-1 in Davis Cup finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3b6d18f79ba41bfa4419af2971f8d0bLILLE, France (AP) — Roger Federer will have the chance to clinch the last big prize in tennis eluding him after putting Switzerland into a 2-1 lead against France in the Davis Cup final on Saturday.SAMUEL PETREQUINsSportsDavis CupMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsFranceSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3b6d18f79ba41bfa4419af2971f8d0bSat, 22 Nov 2014 17:36:21 GMTN. Korean student escaped kidnap attempt in Parishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43704f12a4a4e5788b1305699a1cfa5PARIS (AP) — A North Korean student with family ties to the regime escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was studying, and is now in hiding, a French source with knowledge of the case said Saturday.ELAINE GANLEYiGeneral newsInternational relationsMissing personsKidnappingGovernment and politicsEducationCrimeSocial affairsFranceNorth KoreaParisWestern EuropeEuropeEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43704f12a4a4e5788b1305699a1cfa5Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:00:08 GMTOfficial says Florida sheriff's deputy, gunman killed in shootout near Tallahassee; I woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf159aee6481449ea55e905926ee78a2TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Official says Florida sheriff's deputy, gunman killed in shootout near Tallahassee; I wounded.aGeneral newsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsTallahasseeFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf159aee6481449ea55e905926ee78a2Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:27:46 GMT3 years later: No charges in missing toddler casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bec6080e59f4b68a0307121a7bdaa35PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The blood found throughout the home where Ayla Reynolds was last seen nearly three years ago is all her mother needs to demand charges — any charges — be brought against the child's father and two other adults who were with the toddler the night she disappeared, setting off the largest investigation in Maine's history.DAVID SHARPaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeMissing personsCrimeLaw and orderLegislationLegislatureGovernment and politicsMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bec6080e59f4b68a0307121a7bdaa35Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:09:16 GMTNew Mexico spaceport sets sights on new customershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caec497092c24afab651474d4e926b75ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — There was a scramble to get everything ready for the launch of the world's first commercial flights from Spaceport America.SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANaGeneral newsTravelLeisure travelLifestyleIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caec497092c24afab651474d4e926b75Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:21:11 GMTThousands take part in Spanish anti-abortion rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a3af0081bf84600b1378650530e3003MADRID (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have taken part in a demonstration in Madrid to protest against the conservative government's decision to scrap plans to restrict the availability of abortion.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsSpainMadridWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a3af0081bf84600b1378650530e3003Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:24:49 GMTGeneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stablehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c3192f6371c487fa06de42bc86c2f92BERLIN (AP) — A Swiss hospital says a Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone is in a stable condition after nearly two days of treatment.iGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGenevaSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c3192f6371c487fa06de42bc86c2f92Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:28:36 GMTProtest against Biden's visit to Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1df3a884c0834938be48ed6497f94782ISTANBUL (AP) — About 300 people have protested U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Turkey, chanting: "Biden get out. This country is ours."DEB RIECHMANNiBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsPolitical and civil unrestTurkeyIstanbulUnited StatesMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaCrimeaRussiaUkraineEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1df3a884c0834938be48ed6497f94782Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:40:59 GMTStrong quake in western China kills at least 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64d2e1d75e6a4669b870cc59b9df31f8BEIJING (AP) — A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China on Saturday, killing at least one person, injuring 15 others and causing at least two homes to collapse, officials and state media said.CHRISTOPHER BODEENiGeneral newsNatural disastersAccidents and disastersLocal governmentsAccidentsGovernment and politicsChinaTibetChengduGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64d2e1d75e6a4669b870cc59b9df31f8Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:31:01 GMTCORRECTS: Official: Florida sheriff's deputy, gunman killed in shootout; 1 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/816bb669dfbc437aa16db94b041a29deTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — CORRECTS: Official: Florida sheriff's deputy, gunman killed in shootout; 1 wounded. (Corrects APNewsAlert to fix typo regarding number of wounded)aGeneral newsPoliceLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/816bb669dfbc437aa16db94b041a29deSat, 22 Nov 2014 17:38:11 GMTLocavore movement takes to deer hunting across UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/049fd4befa5649a6a8c21c6ecdd67a8eMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A decades-long national decline in the number of hunters has prompted states to tap into a new group of hunters — people who demand locally produced food, but don't know the first thing about bagging a deer.LISA RATHKEaBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsSportsLifestyleFood trendsAnimalsDeerAgriculture and the environmentLocal foodOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureMammalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEco-friendly practicesWildlifeNatural resource managementVermontUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/049fd4befa5649a6a8c21c6ecdd67a8eSat, 22 Nov 2014 17:18:17 GMTCalifornia Indian casinos embroiled in turmoilhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bff2e39218c4147ad8cbda588738adeCOARSEGOLD, Calif. (AP) — When it comes to controlling California's flashy Las Vegas-style casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations that collectively generate billions of dollars a year to sustain Native Americans up and down the state.SCOTT SMITHaBusinessGeneral newsTribal governmentsGovernment regulationsNative AmericansWar and unrestCrimeNational courtsGovernment and politicsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryCaliforniaUnited StatesLas VegasNorth AmericaNevadahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bff2e39218c4147ad8cbda588738adeSat, 22 Nov 2014 16:45:11 GMTNY state OK's $3.6 million after conviction tossedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/891293003c124038b31ea292d3b8f06eNEW YORK (AP) — A man whose New York City murder conviction was overturned after he spent over 20 years in prison is getting $3.6 million from the state.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/891293003c124038b31ea292d3b8f06eSat, 22 Nov 2014 15:59:28 GMTPolice make arrest in I-95 on-ramp deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/536a59c6ea8341d3a9897eab250fd895BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police have made an arrest in the 2013 death of a woman found in a car at an Interstate 95 entrance ramp.aGeneral newsArrestsCrimeViolent crimeLaw and orderBridgeportConnecticutUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/536a59c6ea8341d3a9897eab250fd895Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:39:16 GMTFamily of NYC man killed by police seeks answershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3da15b644d54ec9ad755ec89416e5f1NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton and public officials joined stunned relatives of an unarmed man killed by a rookie police officer in a public housing stairwell to press for a full investigation and changes to police training and procedures.VERENA DOBNIKJENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimePoliceMunicipal governmentsLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3da15b644d54ec9ad755ec89416e5f1Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:54:07 GMTPregnant woman, 3 others shot, killed; girl hurthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4665da7f4d345e19629f2eec718935eCLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a pregnant woman and three others were shot and killed in a Cleveland home, and a 10-year-old girl was wounded but expected to survive.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4665da7f4d345e19629f2eec718935eSat, 22 Nov 2014 17:35:03 GMTFlooding becomes new threat in snowy Buffalohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1639d71d102847a78966e85ed0b7c4b3BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out, but so did predictions of flooding caused by rain and temperatures of up to 60 degrees.CAROLYN THOMPSONaGeneral newsWeatherFloodsWinter weatherAccidents and disastersAccidentsBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1639d71d102847a78966e85ed0b7c4b3Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:57:57 GMTAnti-government protest in Albania's capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354cb14bc25041a3bbf127e2d2922450TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Albanians protested on Saturday against their government's economic policies, including tax and energy price increases.LLAZAR SEMINIiBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsEconomic policyGovernment and politicsGovernment policyNational governmentsRecessions and depressionsEconomyPolitical and civil unrestGovernment financeGovernment business and financeAlbaniaTiranaEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354cb14bc25041a3bbf127e2d2922450Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:01:06 GMTKerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70cca8d3cf2043868cd67918861d48fbVIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned of "serious gaps" in talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, but as Monday's deadline approached his German counterpart said Tehran and six world powers have "never been closer" to agreement since they started negotiating more than six years ago.MATTHEW LEEGEORGE JAHNiGeneral newsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsTehranViennaIranUnited StatesGermanyMiddle EastAustriaWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70cca8d3cf2043868cd67918861d48fbSat, 22 Nov 2014 16:36:55 GMTCity: Quarter-toting 'Robin Hooders' must back offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7ceb98af6af4df5bd57811881107a5fKEENE, N.H. (AP) — The self-styled "Robin Hooders" race to the rescue of the parking peasantry, pumping quarters into their expired meters and leaving behind cards informing them they have been saved from "the king's tariff."LYNNE TUOHYaGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsProtests and demonstrationsState governmentsWorkplace discriminationGovernment and politicsLocal governmentsPolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsPersonnelBusinessLabor issuesNew HampshireKeeneUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7ceb98af6af4df5bd57811881107a5fSat, 22 Nov 2014 14:50:11 GMTStenson, Cabrera-Bello lead by 3 in Dubaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7018b922dffe497fa9b9b9914f3a82a9DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Defending champion Henrik Stenson and Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello opened up a three-shot lead after the third round of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship on Saturday.BERNIE McGUIREsSportsMen's sportsMen's golfGolfDubaiUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7018b922dffe497fa9b9b9914f3a82a9Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:18:31 GMTPerez signs multi-year contract with Force Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976c608d19584aecbc8488aefe35985aABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Mexican Formula One driver Sergio Perez has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Force India team.sSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingAbu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/976c608d19584aecbc8488aefe35985aSat, 22 Nov 2014 15:37:55 GMTMali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspectedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9db9f978ce6c4867b459c28f438cafc5BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali on Saturday confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern about a further spread of the disease which has already killed at least five people in the country.BABA AHMEDiGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsUnited KingdomWest AfricaMaliSierra LeoneAfricaGuineaBamakoWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9db9f978ce6c4867b459c28f438cafc5Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:48:28 GMTPuerto Rico sees slight drop in unemployment ratehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f940ca94ab14544a07436859a89b299SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's unemployment rate has dropped slightly as the U.S. territory struggles to emerge from a nearly decade-long economic slump.iBusinessGeneral newsLabor economyEconomyLeading economic indicatorsPuerto RicoCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f940ca94ab14544a07436859a89b299Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:10:40 GMTMidterm elections get a yawn, but not in Oregonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/856d625ee98042f1b0db95a55482bd94PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It's nearly as certain as Oregon's rainy season. When there's an election, voters in the state respond with an enthusiasm that's rare in most other places in America.TERRENCE PETTYJONATHAN J. COOPERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsState electionsState governmentsMid-term electionsVotingMinnesotaWisconsinWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/856d625ee98042f1b0db95a55482bd94Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:48:46 GMTRosberg takes Abu Dhabi pole to pressure Hamiltonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42e94c282e494029a985b129a3aada99ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg has pole position for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Now he just needs someone to get in the way of title rival Lewis Hamilton.JEROME PUGMIREsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingAbu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42e94c282e494029a985b129a3aada99Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:00:50 GMTFlights resume at Detroit airport after ice delayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3b61f1313848ea9258bcc55eaba4a0ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Flights have resumed at Detroit Metropolitan Airport after icy runways kept planes from arriving and departing.aBusinessGeneral newsAir travel disruptionsWinter weatherWeatherTransportationDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3b61f1313848ea9258bcc55eaba4a0Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:28:54 GMTSomalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f376a470a737447eaa3cf1b72b5002eaNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, Al-Shabab, attacked a bus in northern Kenya at dawn Saturday, singling out and killing 28 passengers who could not recite an Islamic creed and were assumed to be non-Muslims, Kenyan police said.TOM ODULAiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestKenyaSomaliaNairobiEast AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f376a470a737447eaa3cf1b72b5002eaSat, 22 Nov 2014 16:44:37 GMTOfficial: SD man kills 4, including self, wounds 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bf316a536ce43e2a2ebdf12f7c556c9SISSETON, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old man apparently shot and killed three people and wounded a fourth at a home on a South Dakota Indiana reservation before he killed himself.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeSouth DakotaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3bf316a536ce43e2a2ebdf12f7c556c9Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:02:59 GMTEgypt lawyers union: Judge 'terrorizing' attorneyshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9f16da67a8b4c95a48156d754c664d6CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's lawyers union has criticized an Egyptian judge for "disparaging" and "terrorizing" the defense team of a prominent activist on trial over a 2011 protest.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderEgyptMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9f16da67a8b4c95a48156d754c664d6Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:23:37 GMTSource: NKorean escapes kidnap attempt in Parishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4472e305be8b4122b57865e263e132e7PARIS (AP) — A North Korean student with family ties to the regime in his country escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was studying, and is now in hiding, a French source with knowledge of the case said Saturday.ELAINE GANLEYiGeneral newsInternational relationsMissing personsKidnappingGovernment and politicsEducationCrimeSocial affairsFranceNorth KoreaParisWestern EuropeEuropeEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4472e305be8b4122b57865e263e132e7Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:16:18 GMTHundreds evacuated after London hotel explosionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/526f51299dc44ebd982aeea3e1a81012LONDON (AP) — A suspected gas leak touched off an explosion in the basement of the Hyatt Regency Churchill in London, injuring 14 people and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of hotel guests, authorities said Saturday.iGeneral newsExplosionsAccidents and disastersEvacuationsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessUnited KingdomLondonWestern EuropeEuropeEnglandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/526f51299dc44ebd982aeea3e1a81012Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:55:03 GMTFlorida shooting leaves 2 dead, 1 injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1859cfbd0c8c478887cd525f26097a24TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida official says a sheriff's deputy and a gunman have been killed in shootout near Tallahassee.BRENDAN FARRINGTONaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeFloridaTallahasseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1859cfbd0c8c478887cd525f26097a24Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:38:58 GMTAnti-government protest takes place in Albaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/395386f3440c4d0f86bba642005a1077TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Albanians are protesting the government's economic policies, claiming they are leading to rising taxes and energy prices and high unemployment.iBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsEconomic policyGovernment and politicsGovernment policyEconomyPolitical and civil unrestGovernment business and financeAlbaniaTiranaEuropeEastern Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/395386f3440c4d0f86bba642005a1077Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:31:30 GMTSwiss take 2-1 lead over France in Davis Cup finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd7c250ab0a341df94e47326f51e05e9LILLE, France (AP) — Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka defeated Richard Gasquet and Julien Benneteau 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 to give Switzerland a 2-1 lead over France in the Davis Cup final on Saturday.sSportsDavis CupMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsFranceSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd7c250ab0a341df94e47326f51e05e9Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:59:13 GMTFamily pays tribute to slain hostage Alan Henninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9a2f35b1a442c49a3d3a9db909f2f8LONDON (AP) — The family of slain hostage Alan Henning has paid tribute to his life, gathering for a private memorial service.iGeneral newsHostage situationsUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f9a2f35b1a442c49a3d3a9db909f2f8Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:19:13 GMTFerguson grand jury unusual in many wayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c714ae5f075b4b8c9ab0d210fb805084JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown.DAVID A. LIEBaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderViolent crimeMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c714ae5f075b4b8c9ab0d210fb805084Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:36:20 GMTWinners and losers under Obama's immigration planhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4c7279272224c98aaae6ee003306bc6SAN DIEGO (AP) — President Barack Obama unveiled one of the most sweeping changes to the U.S. immigration system in decades, shielding millions from deportation.ELLIOT SPAGATaGeneral newsParentingImmigrationRelationshipsLifestyleSocial issuesSocial affairsUnited StatesMexicoCaliforniaLos AngelesTucsonArizonaAlabamaOregonNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4c7279272224c98aaae6ee003306bc6Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:09:17 GMTFamily of NYC man killed by police seek answershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95d992a972264607be2f0ff0052ffb22NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton is calling for prosecutors to do a thorough investigation into the police killing of an unarmed man in a darkened stairwell at a public housing building in New York City.VERENA DOBNIKaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95d992a972264607be2f0ff0052ffb22Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:25:47 GMTGambling nuke commander linked to fake poker chipshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9062511bbee846309c10dad459be039bWASHINGTON (AP) — The admiral fired last year as No. 2 commander of U.S. nuclear forces may have made his own counterfeit $500 poker chips with paint and stickers to feed a gambling habit that eventually saw him banned from an entire network of casinos, according to a criminal investigative report obtained by The Associated Press.ROBERT BURNSwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsCounterfeiting and forgeryArmed forcesCriminal investigationsMilitary legal affairsWar and unrestGambling laws and regulationsCrimeMilitary and defenseLaw and orderGovernment regulationsUnited StatesCouncil BluffsIowaKansasNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9062511bbee846309c10dad459be039bSat, 22 Nov 2014 15:31:33 GMTDogfighting thrives in years since Vick casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26a208011831435084a5aa0d85d863e2JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — In the squalid Jacksonville dogfighting kennel, a champion named Bulletproof Sam sat in a makeshift wooden cage, his teeth exposed from a missing snout.JASON DEARENaGeneral newsAnimal crueltyDrug-related crimeCelebrityArrestsLegal proceedingsCrimeCriminal investigationsAnimal welfareDogsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsMammalsAnimalsFloridaUnited StatesWisconsinNew YorkNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26a208011831435084a5aa0d85d863e2Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:31:16 GMTFerguson experiences 3rd straight night of unresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f7507f7b17c405093017871ed03936aFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson as tensions mount amid speculation that a grand jury could decide soon whether to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown.ALEX SANZJIM SALTERaGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsHuman rights and civil libertiesArrestsCrimePolitical and civil unrestSocial issuesSocial affairsLaw and orderMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f7507f7b17c405093017871ed03936aSat, 22 Nov 2014 16:19:49 GMTMost of Thruway open after massive NY snowfallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a892e3eda4f44ca98d70bd5a879f41d9BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Drivers are now free to exit the New York State Thruway in the areas pummeled earlier this week by up to 7 feet of snow.aGeneral newsWeatherWinter weatherFloodsAccidents and disastersTravel laws and regulationsAccidentsGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsBuffaloNew YorkPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a892e3eda4f44ca98d70bd5a879f41d9Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:05:29 GMTStrong quake strikes central Japan's Nagano cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77bc37114922429f8ba84f19235db708TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake struck a mountainous area of central Japan on Saturday night, causing at least one building to collapse and injuring several people, according to Japanese media reports. No tsunami warning was issued.iGeneral newsNatural disasters2011 Japan earthquake and tsunamiAccidents and disastersEventsAccidentsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryTsunamisJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77bc37114922429f8ba84f19235db708Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:12:33 GMTJapan earthquake collapses homes, causes injurieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b0770a907e4478ebfb45c500d3bc5f9TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down at least 10 homes in a ski resort town and injuring several people, officials said.KEN MORITSUGUMARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsNatural disasters2011 Japan earthquake and tsunamiAccidents and disastersEventsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryJapanEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b0770a907e4478ebfb45c500d3bc5f9Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:03:03 GMTBiden announces new aid for Syrian refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a369157bbbb4e898b1e5483505a4b71ISTANBUL (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden announced on Saturday nearly $135 million in humanitarian aid to help feed civilians affected by Syria's war.DEB RIECHMANNiBusinessGeneral newsPolitical refugeesHumanitarian assistanceGovernment and politicsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsTurkeyUnited StatesSyriaIstanbulMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a369157bbbb4e898b1e5483505a4b71Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:24:56 GMTAnalysis: Veto gives Obama edge on immigrationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fac61609c22410fbae4e7e43290ffbdWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has the upper hand in the fierce struggle over immigration now taking shape, with a veto pen ready to kill any Republican move to reverse his executive order, Democrats united behind him and GOP congressional leaders desperate to squelch talk of a government shutdown or even impeachment.DAVID ESPOwBusinessGovernment and politicsLegislatureElectionsImmigration policyUnited States Presidential ElectionImmigrationImpeachmentsGovernment policySocial issuesSocial affairsEventsLegislationNational electionsPolitical issuesLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fac61609c22410fbae4e7e43290ffbdSat, 22 Nov 2014 16:03:55 GMT