FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:33:04 -0700Giants top Rockies in resumption of May suspensionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa3ece0cd6b4d10a8f2458436d93aa5DENVER (AP) — Andrew Susac wasn't even with the San Francisco Giants when their game against the Colorado Rockies was suspended three months ago.PAT GRAHAMsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesBaseballProfessional baseballSports businessMen's sportsAthlete healthColorado SpringsColoradoFresnoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa3ece0cd6b4d10a8f2458436d93aa5Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:17:55 GMTStudy: Action-packed TV might make you snack morehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70a4d7e15d6642d69d638420f71274a3CHICAGO (AP) — Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.LINDSEY TANNERaArts and entertainmentHealthTelevision programsEntertainmentMovieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70a4d7e15d6642d69d638420f71274a3Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:08:35 GMTMichigan power running game looks like glory dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa9e5a16b51b4ac993ab0497fa88967fANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — It's been a few years, but Michigan might have a running attack again.DAVE HOGGaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballMichiganAnn ArborUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa9e5a16b51b4ac993ab0497fa88967fMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:55:32 GMTNo. 10 Baylor shows off dominant defense in openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e408ee65fdd4fbaaaf4c9af8cd96c3cWACO, Texas (AP) — Offensive-minded Baylor coach Art Briles spent a lot of time during the offseason trying to convince everyone how good he expected the Bears to be on defense.STEPHEN HAWKINSsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballWacoTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e408ee65fdd4fbaaaf4c9af8cd96c3cMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:15:26 GMTCarrie Underwood announces pregnancyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68159c4e23334c39a0b743f0195e8cb6NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child.KRISTIN M. HALLaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSportsMusicEntertainmentCelebrityProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsNashvilleTennesseeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68159c4e23334c39a0b743f0195e8cb6Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:49:30 GMTMexico sees massive fish die-off at lakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdd41f08e4f4055b4b77a5137c0da41MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say a mass die-off of fish at a lake in western Mexico was not due to natural causes, but the causes are still being investigated and one research said that low water levels could have been responsible.ALBERTO ARCEiGeneral newsLakesWater environmentFishAnimalsRivers and streamsWildlifeEnvironment and natureEnvironmentEnvironmental concernsAccidentsAccidents and disastersMexicoGuadalajaraNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdd41f08e4f4055b4b77a5137c0da41Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:34:16 GMTWheeler struggles as sloppy Mets lose 9-6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d8ade71d60402a946596027199a161MIAMI (AP) — Zack Wheeler struggled with his command on the mound early, and reliever Jeurys Familia and the New York Mets struggled in the field late.CHRISTOPHER STOCKsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityMiamiNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8d8ade71d60402a946596027199a161Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:22:35 GMTTropical depression forms off Gulf coast of Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13c5e02c6a654583947087f80b3ffeadMIAMI (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/13c5e02c6a654583947087f80b3ffeadMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:50:43 GMTHamels, 3 Phillies relievers no-hit Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b992f54dfe74fae9d71a396c8f2cf5aATLANTA (AP) — Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate.GEORGE HENRYsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b992f54dfe74fae9d71a396c8f2cf5aMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:41:46 GMTAusterity debate flares as Europe recovery fadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a758d7d25bc4431dba6825dabc74fee9FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe's economic recovery is in danger. Governments are under pressure to save it, but struggling with political obstacles and disagreement among themselves over what to do.DAVID McHUGHLORI HINNANTiBusinessGeneral newsEconomyGovernment and politicsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsEconomic policyGovernment policyEuropeGermanyItalyFranceUnited StatesWestern EuropeNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a758d7d25bc4431dba6825dabc74fee9Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:33:17 GMTInquiries begin into nude celebrity photo leakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07fd28caa78e42f59d62f722d4930d3aLOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.ANTHONY McCARTNEYhtArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyCelebrityEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/07fd28caa78e42f59d62f722d4930d3aMon, 01 Sep 2014 21:38:33 GMTTurkish president seeks 2-state deal in Cyprushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d94987be4b4416fb30db8246d3b219cNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Turkey's new president says his country will only approve of a deal to reunify Cyprus if it enshrines breakaway Turkish Cypriots as equal partners in a federation with the internationally recognized Greek Cypriot government.iGeneral newsTurkeyCyprusMiddle EastWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d94987be4b4416fb30db8246d3b219cMon, 01 Sep 2014 21:03:33 GMTPanthers QB Newton returns to practice fieldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3800d2dd23a04a62a6665afdc54d2ae9CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton is back in pads — dramatically oversized pads.STEVE REEDsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureNatural resource managementEnvironmental conservation and preservationProfessional footballFootballNewtonCharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3800d2dd23a04a62a6665afdc54d2ae9Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:09:14 GMTMurray beats Tsonga in 3 long sets at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbab9a73a6a4ec8adf82f8ba0a7767fNEW YORK (AP) — Andy Murray pulled out the sort of tough win he had been missing this year, beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in three long sets in the fourth round of the U.S. Open.RACHEL COHENsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbab9a73a6a4ec8adf82f8ba0a7767fMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:01:00 GMT6 dead after speeding car slams into tree in Texashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29eb20eaf4f94cc78af7bcdd910ec95eDALLAS (AP) — A speeding car slammed into a tree after losing control along a Dallas roadway, killing all six people inside, police said MondayaGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationDallasTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29eb20eaf4f94cc78af7bcdd910ec95eMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:01:01 GMTCastillo, Valbuena help Cubs beat Brewers 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b10eef01910f49f79764321982d3941aCHICAGO (AP) — Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday.JOHN JACKSONsSportsBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b10eef01910f49f79764321982d3941aMon, 01 Sep 2014 21:45:26 GMTMauer has 4 RBIs to lead Twins over Orioles, 6-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aca1ff3fd94409ab88a27406e7f7dafBALTIMORE (AP) — Joe Mauer drove in four runs, Phil Hughes held Baltimore without an earned run over eight innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Orioles 6-4 Monday to avoid a four-game sweep.DAVID GINSBURGsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsBaltimoreMarylandUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3aca1ff3fd94409ab88a27406e7f7dafMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:23:18 GMTJoyce's RBI single in 10th lifts Rays past Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6559b607c7614b4fbc754f0e51b05f3aST. PETERBURG, Fla. (AP) — Matt Joyce had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to help the Tampa Bay Rays salvage a split of a four-game series by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Monday.MARK DIDTLERsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballProfessional baseballAthlete healthMen's sportsTampaNew York CityFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6559b607c7614b4fbc754f0e51b05f3aMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:58:18 GMTUS helicopter crashes in Gulf of Aden; all rescuedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/137f2647c66e4d668205df0fce495c9bWASHINGTON (AP) — A Marine Corps helicopter with 25 aboard crashed Monday in the Gulf of Aden, and all aboard were rescued, the Navy said.WILL LESTERwGovernment and politicsAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationGulf of Adenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/137f2647c66e4d668205df0fce495c9bMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:47:25 GMTUS eating habits improve a bit _ except among poorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94f28891cbce41e1a397b1ca0d30d707CHICAGO (AP) — Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal, a 12-year study found.LINDSEY TANNERaBusinessHealthScienceHealthy eatingNutritionMedical researchDiets and dietingPublic healthDiet and exerciseLifestyleUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94f28891cbce41e1a397b1ca0d30d707Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:28:56 GMTHamels, 3 Phils relievers combine to no-hit Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abc8d6f053e436ca6d9f2742918c10eATLANTA (AP) — On Labor Day, Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia bullpen spread the workload on a no-hitter.GEORGE HENRYsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abc8d6f053e436ca6d9f2742918c10eMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:08:37 GMTUS OPEN SCENE: Serena hint: Say yes to the dresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b929bc532484a1ca1e7c761c738b150NEW YORK (AP) — Tip for Serena Willliams fans: It pays to wear her signature dress to her matches.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsTennisMen's tennisEventsMen's sportsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b929bc532484a1ca1e7c761c738b150Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:04:49 GMTCole Hamels and 3 Phillies relievers pitch no-hitter against Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82f0c70328094fad9c0aa377674608f4ATLANTA (AP) — Cole Hamels and 3 Phillies relievers pitch no-hitter against Braves .sSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82f0c70328094fad9c0aa377674608f4Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:23:35 GMTOklahoma defense in midseason formhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1849d937c934dbaad5af95e1a084816NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma's defense was in midseason form in the opener against Louisiana Tech.CLIFF BRUNTaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOklahomaNormanTulsaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1849d937c934dbaad5af95e1a084816Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:31:21 GMTMcDaniel delays announcement on election lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17ef0b55df9d457aae2a371498cdc936JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi state Sen. Chris McDaniel will take at least one extra day to decide whether to try to revive his lawsuit that challenged his Republican primary loss to Sen. Thad Cochran.EMILY WAGSTER PETTUSpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureLegal proceedingsLaw and orderGeneral newsUnited StatesMississippiNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17ef0b55df9d457aae2a371498cdc936Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:33:22 GMTNY police boss defends response in custody deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d68053541e0452aa6477fad31750769NEW YORK (AP) — New York's police commissioner says it appears officers acted appropriately toward a drug user who died in custody after being put in a protective body wrap.aGeneral newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d68053541e0452aa6477fad31750769Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:20:32 GMTHouston Astros fire manager Bo Porterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20f665a9876f40b9b6e5e1dbb2fd9809HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."KRISTIE RIEKENsSportsSports transactionsProfessional baseballSports businessBaseballMen's sportsHoustonTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20f665a9876f40b9b6e5e1dbb2fd9809Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:21:54 GMTLouisiana following judge's order on abortion lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/757da8ee441f4c269ac108b0b47470feBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana health department will follow a federal judge's order and refrain from immediately penalizing doctors who are trying to comply with a new abortion law that requires them to obtain admitting privileges at a local hospital, a spokeswoman said Monday.MELINDA DESLATTEaGeneral newsAbortionNational courtsHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsWomen's healthHealthIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryLouisianaBaton RougeUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/757da8ee441f4c269ac108b0b47470feMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:10:11 GMTAmericans detained in North Korea call for US helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64874d282dd4e9c8dc6d8d96f5f4e47PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and — watched by officials as they spoke — called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.ERIC TALMADGEiGeneral newsDiplomacyEmbassiesTravelInternational relationsGovernment and politicsImmigrationSocial issuesSocial affairsLifestyleTravel safetyNorth KoreaUnited StatesPyongyangEast AsiaAsiaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64874d282dd4e9c8dc6d8d96f5f4e47Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:55:08 GMTCivil disobedience expected in fast-food pay fighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf58e4ca4af46cab425866430ce5f84NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the industry's workers.CANDICE CHOIaBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsLabor issuesWages and salariesPolitical and civil unrestConsumer products and servicesIndustriesSocial issuesSocial affairsPersonnelHuman rights and civil libertieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edf58e4ca4af46cab425866430ce5f84Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:53:22 GMTJennifer Lawrence requests nude pics investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bea13904f634374a4abac7ba45442d3LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lawrence has contacted authorities to investigate who stole and posted nude images of the Oscar winner online, a publicist for the actress said.ANTHONY McCARTNEYhtArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyCelebrityEntertainmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bea13904f634374a4abac7ba45442d3Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:59:22 GMTPeru police display record 7.7-ton cocaine haulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2adf0424df714c6cae24fb30138e143cLIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian police displayed in a Lima airport police hangar on Monday what officials called the largest cocaine haul ever in the Andean nation, 7.7 metric tons (8.5 tons).iGeneral newsDrug-related crimeCrimePeruLimaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2adf0424df714c6cae24fb30138e143cMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:52:00 GMTObama: 'Revving' economy calls for higher wageshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c11c6c76cdc417cb0c0195634de4219MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's "revving" performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections.JIM KUHNHENNaBusinessGovernment and politicsLabor economyHiring and recruitmentEconomy2016 United States Presidential ElectionElectionsUnited States Presidential ElectionRecessions and depressionsPersonnelNational electionsEventsHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c11c6c76cdc417cb0c0195634de4219Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:49:56 GMTStanton HRs, Marlins score 3 in 8th to beat Metshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9c660a7e0be4eeea24ccf0715be1440MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit his 34th home run and the Miami Marlins scored three runs in the eighth inning to beat the New York Mets 9-6 on Monday.CHRISTOPHER STOCKsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsNew York CityMiamiNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaFloridahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9c660a7e0be4eeea24ccf0715be1440Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:19:04 GMT'Guardians' tops Labor Day, summer box officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13df3bd1a57440919ae5c12841cfd95eLOS ANGELES (AP) — The intergalactic misfits of "Guardians of the Galaxy" are the summer's box-office superheroes.SANDY COHENeArts and entertainmentMoviesEntertainmentGalaxiesAstronomyScienceUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13df3bd1a57440919ae5c12841cfd95eMon, 01 Sep 2014 20:28:02 GMTKirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e43479a6f3c4106bfaf56589edf72a1NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Chris Kirk picked up the biggest victory of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsRyder CupMen's sportsMen's golfGolfEventsMassachusettsBostonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e43479a6f3c4106bfaf56589edf72a1Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:28:00 GMTSpain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2a83a24f06143ab8c7db87104a92a47Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B that Senegal shook up with the big upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.BRIAN MAHONEYsSportsInternational basketballMen's basketballBasketballMen's sportsNBA basketballProfessional basketballSpainSenegalCroatiaGreeceTurkeyMiddle EastBrazilUnited StatesSevilleSerbiaPuerto RicoArgentinaWestern EuropeEuropeWest AfricaAfricaEastern EuropeSouth AmericaLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaCaribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2a83a24f06143ab8c7db87104a92a47Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:09:51 GMTPortland police shoot suspected carjacker by I-84http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa1a031ff78140d0b70c058eb531b192PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A police officer shot a man who was pointing a gun at passing cars on an Interstate 84 off-ramp, and the ensuing standoff with the wounded suspect led to a long Labor Day closure of the freeway.STEVEN DUBOISaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa1a031ff78140d0b70c058eb531b192Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:36:26 GMTBuckeyes make mistakes but say they'll get betterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1982dc9ebaca4daf8353699867e37ac2COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Urban Meyer has heard others say his team is too young, or that it was crippled by the loss of two-time Big Ten player of the year Braxton Miller.RUSTY MILLERaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1982dc9ebaca4daf8353699867e37ac2Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:20:54 GMTFBI says it's addressing nude celebrity photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdfc893425014ee89d35c55d53e50f61LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI says it is addressing allegations that nude photos of several female celebrities have been stolen and posted online.ANTHONY McCARTNEYhtArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTechnologyCelebrityEntertainmentLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdfc893425014ee89d35c55d53e50f61Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:17:28 GMTOklahoma State confident after loss to Florida St.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ede79701dec4d11a65ca2022b75ac36STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — It isn't often a team gains confidence following a defeat, but for Oklahoma State, being able to compete on a level playing field with No. 1 Florida State last Saturday night provided a nice boost.JOHN TRANCHINAaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballFootballCollege sportsStillwaterOklahomaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ede79701dec4d11a65ca2022b75ac36Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:00:31 GMTSpangenberg delivers in MLB debut for Padreshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eff88f7e0804db99ad668bd1bb481daSAN DIEGO (AP) — Cory Spangenberg had a two-run single for his first big league hit and Tyson Ross pitched six strong innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.BERNIE WILSONsSportsAthlete injuriesBaseballAthlete healthProfessional baseballMen's sportsCaliforniaSan DiegoArizonaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eff88f7e0804db99ad668bd1bb481daMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:26:14 GMTFamily worries about detained missionary's healthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4137ae0f7b425984dadb2800068dd9SEATTLE (AP) — The sister of an American missionary held for nearly two years in North Korea said Monday that she is worried about the health and well-being of Kenneth Bae, who's isolated in a labor camp and suffers from severe back pain.DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIPaGeneral newsUnited StatesNorth KoreaWashingtonNorth AmericaEast AsiaAsiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4137ae0f7b425984dadb2800068dd9Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:29:12 GMTUruguay says Guantanamo prisoner not imminenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c5ed454cd842098fa3d01d77901c9aMONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A plan to resettle six men held at the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo in Uruguay is still being negotiated and is unlikely to occur before upcoming elections in the South American country, an official said Monday.LEONARDO HABERKORNiGeneral newsUruguayCubaSouth AmericaUnited StatesLatin America and CaribbeanCaribbeanNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c5ed454cd842098fa3d01d77901c9aMon, 01 Sep 2014 21:01:42 GMTDunn homers in 1st at-bat for A's, tops White Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c04daf31eb4292bcf10856f5ae0e5dOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Adam Dunn provided instant pop for the struggling Athletics, hitting a towering, two-run homer in his first at-bat for Oakland to highlight a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday in a matchup of playoff contenders.JANIE McCAULEYsSportsSports transactionsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballSports businessAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c04daf31eb4292bcf10856f5ae0e5dMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:02:26 GMTHolliday, Wong lead Cardinals past Pirates, 5-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a0398827b7040c7ad6806954594b8e7ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday had the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning after Kolten Wong's pinch-hit homer tied the score, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday.STEVE OVERBEYsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballAthlete healthBaseballMen's sportsMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a0398827b7040c7ad6806954594b8e7Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:51:18 GMTOklahoma Sooners defense in midseason formhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/378aff10210541f9a3d9486b89e9ab03NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma said all summer it expected to field a better defense than the unit that led the Big 12 in total defense last year.CLIFF BRUNTaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOklahomaNormanTulsaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/378aff10210541f9a3d9486b89e9ab03Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:42:48 GMTBig 12 teams play top foes unexpectedly closehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84397bde85124a049744c4370ae8bdb8There were the expected season-opening blowout victories for Big 12 teams.STEPHEN HAWKINSaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOklahomaKansasIowaAlabamaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84397bde85124a049744c4370ae8bdb8Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:25:18 GMTBouchard loses to Makarova in US Open's 4th roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fd5af921dc043978f0d1d0de8bcba9fNEW YORK (AP) — Wilting in high heat and humidity, Eugenie Bouchard became the latest top woman to lose at the U.S. Open, ending her streak of making the semifinals at each Grand Slam tournament this year.HOWARD FENDRICHsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsWomen's tennisTennisMen's tennisWomen's sportsEventsMen's sportsNew YorkUnited StatesNew York CityQueensNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7fd5af921dc043978f0d1d0de8bcba9fMon, 01 Sep 2014 21:49:14 GMTNew Zealand gunman kills 2; suspect faces chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efdacd2c8f454b7f80cbe912f6572a91WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A man suspected of killing two unemployment-office workers and seriously wounding a third in a South Island town was charged Tuesday with murder.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeNew ZealandOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efdacd2c8f454b7f80cbe912f6572a91Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:24:29 GMT