FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:18:00 -0700California fires burn cabin, threaten homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1002086c895414bb2e4a41d0c75f31fHAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California wildfire has been contained after destroying a forest cabin, damaging five other homes and forcing about 50 people to evacuate. Meanwhile, a second blaze threatens hundreds of homes.aGeneral newsFiresAccidents and disastersEvacuationsNatural disastersCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1002086c895414bb2e4a41d0c75f31fTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:12:44 GMTBritish migrant rights activist faces Thai trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d70bebee73924818897be23847ad1999BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — A British human rights activist who investigated alleged abuses at a Thai fruit processing factory went on trial Tuesday in the first in a series of criminal lawsuits filed against him by the company.TODD PITMANiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesPolitical activismSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsThailandSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d70bebee73924818897be23847ad1999Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:16:28 GMTMichigan power running game looks like glory dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4fa1733cab24b359fa61ca6ceecdc31ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan might have a running attack again.DAVE HOGGaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballMichiganAnn ArborUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4fa1733cab24b359fa61ca6ceecdc31Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:09:00 GMTPro-Russian rebels lower demands in peace talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02659e491966459b81597c09eb9319bdMOSCOW (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy — a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.VLADIMIR ISACHENKOVJIM HEINTZiBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestArmed forcesLegislatureInternational relationsMilitary and defenseDiplomacyCrimeaUkraineMoscowRussiaKievMinskEuropeBlack SeaEastern EuropeBelarushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02659e491966459b81597c09eb9319bdTue, 02 Sep 2014 02:51:19 GMTSurvey: Foreign companies in China feel 'targeted'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a12a63e4ae2a4013a86f1ef662d3589bBEIJING (AP) — An American business group warned Tuesday that foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and said investment might decline if conditions fail to improve.fBusinessMonopoly and antitrustCorporate legal affairsCorporate newsIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a12a63e4ae2a4013a86f1ef662d3589bTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:43:16 GMTShowboat closes after 27 years in Atlantic Cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21e9c9e741e4465ca01689b202afd45cATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The show is over for the Showboat Casino Hotel.WAYNE PARRYtTravelLifestyleBowlingGamblingRecreation and leisureSportsAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21e9c9e741e4465ca01689b202afd45cTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:15:24 GMTTropical depression forms off Gulf coast of Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fe35f42f8e64f4e8b2264116a9dcb7cMIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed off the Gulf coast of Mexico with tropical storm warnings issued from Tuxpan in the state of Veracruz north to La Pesca.aGeneral newsTravelWeather forecastsLifestyleWeatherNatural disastersAccidents and disastersStormsMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fe35f42f8e64f4e8b2264116a9dcb7cTue, 02 Sep 2014 02:42:04 GMTRetired Associated Press newsman dies in NY at 76http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa486050697d4f58a18f76da45c48e78NEW YORK (AP) — A former newsman who worked for The Associated Press for 39 years has died in New York. Bruce Hodgman was 76.aGeneral newsObituariesBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa486050697d4f58a18f76da45c48e78Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:59:33 GMTRoyals stop slide with 4-3 victory over Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07be048198d840d5b2c2c3f51f945ceaKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak.sSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07be048198d840d5b2c2c3f51f945ceaTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:03:04 GMTAcid victims' photo shoot draws attention in Indiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2918ba583abe42148b66e5eab2a7ca8eNEW DELHI (AP) — A fashion photo shoot featuring five victims of acid attacks is drawing wide attention in India. While the country keeps no official statistics on acid attacks, there are regular reports in the media of attackers targeting victims to disfigure or blind them, often because of spurned sexual advances.iGeneral newsLifestyleFashionBeauty and fashionIndiaSouth AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2918ba583abe42148b66e5eab2a7ca8eTue, 02 Sep 2014 00:51:50 GMTSyrian rebels, government clash in Golan Heightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843be9b751334e4eb853598f22f8b246BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels clashed with government troops on Monday in the Golan Heights, where al-Qaida-linked insurgents abducted U.N. peacekeepers last week, activists said.RYAN LUCASiGeneral newsInternational incidentsRebellions and uprisingsWar and unrestCivil warsHuman rights and civil libertiesTerrorismMilitary leadershipGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsMilitary and defenseSyriaIsraelIrelandMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843be9b751334e4eb853598f22f8b246Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:51:32 GMTMan United signs Falcao loan with option to buyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac2e419c08d64402b7dc071837aaea2bLONDON (AP) — Manchester United signed Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco early Tuesday in a coup by the struggling club on the final day of the summer transfer window.ROB HARRISsSportsFIFA World Cup2014 FIFA World CupMen's soccerProfessional soccerSoccerEventsMen's sportsInternational soccerMonacoUnited KingdomColombiaWestern EuropeEuropeSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac2e419c08d64402b7dc071837aaea2bTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:02:49 GMTTop South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33802685360a4ebe9a346f17797027dfLIMA, Peru (AP) — The Peruvian hackers have broken into military, police, and other sensitive government networks in Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Venezuela and Peru, defacing websites and extracting sensitive data to strut their programming prowess and make political points.FRANK BAJAKhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyHackingComputer and data securityGovernment and politicsCrimeTechnology issuesComputing and information technologyPeruLimaSouth AmericaVenezuelaUnited StatesLatin America and CaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33802685360a4ebe9a346f17797027dfTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:05:17 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a8b82a5a3e44d85b5b4a36369cc8684Today is Tuesday, September 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.The Associated PressaWorld War IILegal proceedingsViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsEventsLaw and orderUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a8b82a5a3e44d85b5b4a36369cc8684Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:00:42 GMTMexico rescues 15 Cubans adrift deep in Gulfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b3b13929b2748f5b5df9d4151b3be87MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican Navy says it has rescued 13 badly dehydrated Cubans who were drifting in a makeshift boat far offshore in the Gulf of Mexico.iGeneral newsMexicoGulf of MexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b3b13929b2748f5b5df9d4151b3be87Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:26:05 GMTOlympic National Park bans drones amid US orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3eb92fe6dab41dba556d7f463c8f535SEATTLE (AP) — Following a nationwide directive, Washington state's largest national park has joined the list of those banning drones.tTravelLifestyleNational parksDrone aircraftWildlifeEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLeisure travelGeneral newsEnvironmentWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3eb92fe6dab41dba556d7f463c8f535Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:18:54 GMTMurray beats Tsonga in 3 long sets at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091ee5fb1b964ac1900a6bfe47fa98cfNEW YORK (AP) — An hour-and-a-half into his stay at the U.S. Open, Andy Murray had to wonder whether it would end quickly.RACHEL COHENsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/091ee5fb1b964ac1900a6bfe47fa98cfTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:07:46 GMTElk rut begins in Yellowstone National Parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30f9ce41bf1740cb9ab6d322771afab5YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Visitors are being asked to be cautious as the elk rut begins in Yellowstone National Park.tTravelLifestyleNational parksAnimalsEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLeisure travelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/30f9ce41bf1740cb9ab6d322771afab5Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:25:58 GMTBritish rights activist on trial in Thai courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd2c128b319d4a64ac802b245451535bBANGKOK, Thailand (AP) — A British human rights activist who investigated alleged abuses at a fruit processing factory in Thailand in the first in a series of criminal lawsuits filed against him by the Thai company.iGeneral newsPolitical activismPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderThailandSoutheast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd2c128b319d4a64ac802b245451535bTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:01:06 GMTSki resort to offer Utah's longest zip line tourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66ae90c078cd4e7c928f32e37b2c25e9PROVO, Utah (AP) — Utah's Sundance Mountain Resort has announced plans to add one of the longest zip line tours in the country.tTravelLifestyleOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureUtahProvoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66ae90c078cd4e7c928f32e37b2c25e9Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:16:42 GMTUS military targets extremists in Somaliahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2637ec517c3c40d49a4ec947a261b539WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military forces targeted the Islamic extremist al-Shabab network in an operation Monday in Somalia, the Pentagon said.wGovernment and politicsMilitant groupsWar and unrestGeneral newsMilitary and defenseSomaliaMogadishuUnited StatesEast AfricaAfricaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2637ec517c3c40d49a4ec947a261b539Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:56:14 GMTArrest in fatal stabbing of NYC homeownerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/432cfd5052ae438d9ccd4678ebb0ad03NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a man suspected of burglarizing a home and stabbing the owners when they interrupted him has been arrested.aGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeTheftLaw and orderNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/432cfd5052ae438d9ccd4678ebb0ad03Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:19:12 GMTRaiders tab rookie Derek Carr as starting QBhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/359ec2e3e7b8444f91e7615bc2a94032ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland rookie Derek Carr will start the season opener against the New York Jets, becoming the first Raiders quarterback to start the first game of his rookie season.JOSH DUBOWsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballCaliforniaFresnoHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/359ec2e3e7b8444f91e7615bc2a94032Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:56:51 GMTRockies win, after losing end of suspended gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc3e98e8f15a4848beb67eeec16028edDENVER (AP) — The new kids got things rolling and the familiar face with the bushy beard brought the win home.PAT GRAHAMsSportsSports transactionsSports businessProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsColoradoUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc3e98e8f15a4848beb67eeec16028edTue, 02 Sep 2014 02:58:00 GMTAsia stocks mostly higher, wages data boosts Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/143a7498f1004ab086fc874d241675bdTOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after a jump in average wages boosted Japan's market but Hong Kong's benchmark retreated on weak Chinese data and concerns over tensions with Beijing.ELAINE KURTENBACHiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyLabor economyCurrency marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsFinancial marketsHong KongJapanChinaEast AsiaUnited StatesGreater ChinaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/143a7498f1004ab086fc874d241675bdTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:42:54 GMTAzarenka tops qualifier Krunic to reach US Open QFhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42411ccf67884d3cb5881f04638f0817NEW YORK (AP) — Trailing against a woman trying to become the first qualifier in the U.S. Open quarterfinals since 1981, Victoria Azarenka needed every ounce of experience and skill to advance.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsWomen's tennisWomen's sportsTennisEventsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42411ccf67884d3cb5881f04638f0817Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:45:06 GMTMexico turns to army, drones for securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0937ece93b745308ad52f0ca6423a34MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican government says it is increasingly turning to the use of the army and drones in security patrols, reducing the role of the once-successful Marine forces.MARK STEVENSONiGeneral newsDrone surveillance and warfareGovernment and politicsDrone aircraftMilitary and defenseMexicoNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0937ece93b745308ad52f0ca6423a34Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:40:05 GMTRegional body to help restore stability in Lesothohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64428ae9eaf048e8aaf9db43d6a2a540JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Southern Africa's regional body said Monday it will send an envoy and an observer team to Lesotho to help restore stability and security in the mountainous kingdom where military actions over the weekend caused the prime minister to flee.CARLEY PETESCHiGeneral newsEmbassiesGovernment and politicsWar and unrestParliamentary electionsInternational relationsNational electionsPolitical and civil unrestElectionsSouthern AfricaSouth AfricaLesothoMaseruAfricahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64428ae9eaf048e8aaf9db43d6a2a540Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:46:16 GMTNY police boss defends response in custody deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4dee878b3874d80b732f64978d8c527NEW YORK (AP) — It appears police officers behaved appropriately when they put a protective body wrap on a drug user who later died in custody, the police commissioner said Monday.aGeneral newsCrimeNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4dee878b3874d80b732f64978d8c527Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:16:05 GMTGronk promises he will play Sunday; Dolphins readyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2db797cc9714f3788bb1e49de1a9bd7FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday.sSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesSports businessAthlete healthProfessional footballFootballMassachusettsMiamiUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2db797cc9714f3788bb1e49de1a9bd7Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:10:16 GMTWawrinka hangs on to beat Robredo at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65f49a9d4c894370a8f61562db5d3fb5NEW YORK (AP) — Australian Open champ Stan Wawrinka tumbled into the stands, kept calling for the trainer, and still pulled away to reach the U.S. Open quarterfinals.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65f49a9d4c894370a8f61562db5d3fb5Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:49:10 GMTDizzy in heat, Bouchard out of upset-heavy US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05dd2f2bfe214044a18118e5e0a44b68NEW YORK (AP) — Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was blurry.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisWomen's tennisMen's tennisMen's sportsWomen's sportsEventsUnited StatesNew YorkNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05dd2f2bfe214044a18118e5e0a44b68Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:51:23 GMTWhat to watch at US Open: Bencic, 17, eyes semishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cd2220112024f4bb2272528289f5a57NEW YORK (AP) — A year ago at the U.S. Open, Belinda Bencic was ranked 331st and playing in the junior tournament, where she lost in the quarterfinals.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisWomen's tennisMen's tennisWomen's sportsEventsMen's sportsNew YorkUnited StatesSwitzerlandNew York CityQueensNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cd2220112024f4bb2272528289f5a57Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:12:14 GMTFiji says Syrian rebels issue demands for captiveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e51049289374c8593949f2d16685ffcSUVA, Fiji (AP) — Fiji's military commander said Tuesday that Syrian rebels have issued three demands for the release of 45 Fijian peacekeepers they've held captive for five days.iGeneral newsHostage situationsFijiSuvaSyriaOceaniaMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e51049289374c8593949f2d16685ffcTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:50:42 GMT3 Chinese inmates kill guard, break out of jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/534758f0928548e6bbfc66444d7151edBEIJING (AP) — Three inmates, including one sentenced to death, escaped in a rare jailbreak in China's northeast after killing a guard early Tuesday morning, state media reported.iGeneral newsPrison breaksCrimeCorrectional systemsLaw and orderLegal proceedingsChinaHarbinGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/534758f0928548e6bbfc66444d7151edTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:59:21 GMTKanye, Juanes enliven LA's Made in America festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83b8cc03be1b41538c36ddf74f11b429LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new outdoor music festival in downtown Los Angeles reflected the city's diversity with a lineup that included rap, rock, punk, blues and Latin music. Kanye West, Cypress Hill, Weezer, Rise Against, John Mayer and Juanes were among Sunday's performers.SANDY COHENeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentMunicipal governmentsGourmet foodLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsFood and drinkLifestyleLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83b8cc03be1b41538c36ddf74f11b429Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:44:46 GMTUS OPEN SCENE: Azarenka's 'Happy Birthday' wishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e991d9d6eb194337ac08ddd27125a3adNEW YORK (AP) — As a singer, Victoria Azarenka makes for a really good tennis player.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsWomen's tennisTennisMen's tennisCelebrityEventsWomen's sportsMen's sportsEntertainmentArts and entertainmentUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e991d9d6eb194337ac08ddd27125a3adTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:20:56 GMTNY West Indian Day Parade marred by nearby slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d703ee0c5b143419a13ce3d5bbdda6aNEW YORK (AP) — Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official festivities got underway.JONATHAN LEMIREaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d703ee0c5b143419a13ce3d5bbdda6aTue, 02 Sep 2014 03:27:36 GMTNYC police boss defends response in custody deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07360c729ce2459b88bb9cd112305b73NEW YORK (AP) — It appears police officers behaved appropriately when they put a protective body wrap on a drug user who later died in custody, New York City's police commissioner said Monday.aGeneral newsCrimeNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07360c729ce2459b88bb9cd112305b73Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:47:28 GMTBrazilian designer Sergio Rodrigues dies at 86http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b764a5dc5bc14d3d9d7617d524d66f5aRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Celebrated Brazilian designer Sergio Rodrigues, whose "Mole" armchair is among the most iconic pieces of Brazilian mid-century design, has died. He was 86 years old.JENNY BARCHFIELDiGeneral newsObituariesHome designHome and gardenLifestyleRio de JaneiroBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b764a5dc5bc14d3d9d7617d524d66f5aTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:07:58 GMTSpain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be2f5b65a11a4f139b76e5af0ef6172aSpain and Greece are headed to the round of 16, and Senegal is in position to join them after shaking up Group B with an upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsInternational basketball2014 FIBA Basketball World CupFIBA Basketball World CupMen's basketballBasketballEventsMen's sportsNBA basketballProfessional basketballSpainSenegalMadridCroatiaGreeceTurkeyBrazilMiddle EastUnited StatesSevilleSerbiaPuerto RicoArgentinaWestern EuropeEuropeWest AfricaAfricaEastern EuropeSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaCaribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be2f5b65a11a4f139b76e5af0ef6172aTue, 02 Sep 2014 00:25:39 GMTCoroner: Mom, 3 kids among 5 killed in plane crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ff4dc5402d4422dacabbc9492453b2fERIE, Colo. (AP) — Four of the five people killed in a small-plane crash north of Denver were identified Monday as a woman and her three children.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationColoradoDenverUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ff4dc5402d4422dacabbc9492453b2fTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:55:24 GMTAustralian dad accused of abusing Thai-born twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d14ca6ca5ca1485d9353871bb35d1128CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian man has been charged with sexually abusing twin girls he fathered several years ago to a Thai surrogate mother, according to local media reports.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsCrimes against childrenCrimeViolent crimeHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsThailandAustraliaSoutheast AsiaAsiaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d14ca6ca5ca1485d9353871bb35d1128Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:35:04 GMTWawrinka pulls away to beat Robredo at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69ec3fb4bd03458580702cde4b541738NEW YORK (AP) — Australian Open champ Stan Wawrinka tumbled into the stands, kept calling for the trainer to treat cramping, and still pulled away to reach the U.S. Open quarterfinals.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69ec3fb4bd03458580702cde4b541738Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:43:11 GMTBurning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df8223b029c34e54ae43b50bf92993f5RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.MARTIN GRIFFITHtTravelLifestyleRenoNevadaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df8223b029c34e54ae43b50bf92993f5Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:36:44 GMT'Dolphin Tale' aquarium plans to drop animal showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/076011d24ca94a0682860aaab5187634CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — No animal performances will be held at a redesigned aquatic center planned by the Florida aquarium featured in the "Dolphin Tale" movies.tTravelLifestyleDolphinsAnimalsAmusement and theme parksMammalsRecreation and leisureLeisure travelFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/076011d24ca94a0682860aaab5187634Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:03:39 GMT10 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6fd74f0a6ed4a38b0aed0e1f471cc86Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:The Associated PressaGeneral newsWar and unresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6fd74f0a6ed4a38b0aed0e1f471cc86Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:00:31 GMTManchester United signs striker Radamel Falcao on season-long loan from Monaco.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bbe7377c9b5403d925da858e9dd4241MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United signs striker Radamel Falcao on season-long loan from Monaco.sSportsProfessional soccerSoccerMen's soccerMen's sportsManchesterEnglandMonacoUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bbe7377c9b5403d925da858e9dd4241Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:33:59 GMTMaine ready for colorful fall foliage seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d14267493bfa4ca79978f67a004d38a0AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — As summer winds down, Maine conservation officials say they're expecting a vibrant fall foliage season.tTravelLifestyleLeisure travelMaineUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d14267493bfa4ca79978f67a004d38a0Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:22:13 GMTHomer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a98d22ccc3d3490396fadae4f5e98d06LOS ANGELES (AP) — Denard Span hit two of Washington's four homers, Gio Gonzalez got his first victory of the second half and the Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Monday night in a matchup of division leaders.BETH HARRISsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a98d22ccc3d3490396fadae4f5e98d06Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:41:20 GMT