FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 20 Sep 2014 04:58:45 -0700Fence-jumper makes it into the White House (AP) — A man jumped over the fence of the White House on Friday and made it through the front door before officers managed to apprehend him, the Secret Service said. President Barack Obama had departed the White House just minutes earlier.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsDistrict of ColumbiaNetherlandsUnited StatesNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 05:24:18 GMTAfghan presidential vote result to come Sunday, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's drawn-out presidential election may finally be coming to an end.JASON STRAZIUSOiGeneral newsCabinet appointments and nominationsNational electionsElectionsGovernment and politicsVotingCabinetsGovernment appointments and nominationsAfghanistanUnited StatesCentral AsiaAsiaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 10:55:39 GMTAlibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut YORK (AP) — Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.MAE ANDERSONhtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyFinancial servicesIndustriesCorporate stockCorporate newsChinaUnited StatesGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:55:02 GMTWith Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know YORK (AP) — China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history:KEN SWEEThtBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyCorporate stockCorporate newsChinaUnited StatesGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsiaNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:48:39 GMT5 ways to protect yourself from data breaches YORK (AP) — Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information.JOSEPH PISANIhtBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeTechnologyComputer and data securityHackingConsumer protection and advocacyComputing and information technologyTechnology issuesConsumer affairsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesSoftware, 20 Sep 2014 05:05:21 GMTSpokane's Cupich to be next Chicago archbishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars and has embraced Pope Francis' focus on fighting poverty, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned.RACHEL ZOLLaGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsReligious issuesSocial issuesHuman welfareUnited StatesSpokaneWashingtonNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 09:04:22 GMTPope names moderate Bishop Blase Cupich to lead Chicago, replacing conservative George CITY (AP) — Pope names moderate Bishop Blase Cupich to lead Chicago, replacing conservative George.iGeneral newsChristianityReligionSocial affairsVatican CityWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 10:24:40 GMTPope names Cupich as next Chicago archbishop Francis on Saturday appointed Bishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars, as the next archbishop of Chicago, signaling a shift in tone in one of the most important posts in the U.S. church.RACHEL ZOLLaGeneral newsReligionChristianitySocial affairsReligious issuesSocial issuesUnited StatesSpokaneNorth AmericaWashington, 20 Sep 2014 11:04:56 GMTAlabama-Florida: Business not personal for coaches, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban won't be concerned with protege Will Muschamp's job security once the game against Florida kicks off. Nor will Muschamp have the third-ranked Crimson Tide's national championship hopes on his mind.JOHN ZENORsSportsCollege footballMen's sportsCollege sportsFootballAlabamaFloridaTuscaloosaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 08:18:22 GMTRangers win 7th straight, rout AL-best Angels 12-3, Calif. (AP) — While the Los Angeles Angels spend this weekend preparing for October, the Rangers are already thinking ahead to 2015.GREG BEACHAMsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsTexasCaliforniaLos AngelesUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 06:11:19 GMTTurkey: 49 hostages have been freed, Turkey (AP) — Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by Islamic militants in Iraq three months ago were freed and safely returned to Turkey on Saturday, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said, ending Turkey's most serious hostage crisis.SUZAN FRASERiGeneral newsHostage situationsInternational incidentsArmed forcesKidnappingGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseCrimeTurkeySyriaMiddle EastIraqUnited StatesAnkaraAzerbaijanWestern EuropeEuropeNorth AmericaEastern Europe, 20 Sep 2014 08:28:36 GMTFlorida State suspends Winston for entire game, Fla. (AP) — Top-ranked Florida State will face Clemson without Jameis Winston — for the entire game and not just the first half.KAREEM COPELANDsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsWomen's sportsFootballFloridaTallahasseeUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 08:14:39 GMTNew Zealand Prime Minister John Key wins third term in office as rival Labour Party concedes, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister John Key wins third term in office as rival Labour Party concedes.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNew ZealandOceania, 20 Sep 2014 10:55:00 GMTBad weather delays SpaceX launch with 3-D printer CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Rainy weather has forced SpaceX to delay its latest supply run to the International Space Station.MARCIA DUNNhtBusinessScienceTechnologySpace launches3-D technologyWeatherGeneral newsEntertainment and media technologyIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesSpace explorationContracts and ordersCorporate newsGovernment business and financeGovernment and politicsPlanetsAstronomyFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaCalifornia, 20 Sep 2014 05:48:01 GMTPliskova beats Kirilenko to reach final in Korea, South Korea (AP) — Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic rallied from a set down on Saturday to beat Russia's Maria Kirilenko 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3 and reach the final of the Korea Open.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsSouth KoreaEast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 10:13:11 GMTA's Lester holds Phillies to 5 hits in 7 innings, Calif. (AP) — Coco Crisp had two hits and drove in a run, supporting another strong outing from Jon Lester, and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Friday night to regain the top spot in the chase for AL wild cards.RICK EYMERsSportsAthlete injuriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsAthlete healthOaklandCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:52:17 GMTPolls close in New Zealand election, New Zealand (AP) — Polling booths closed Saturday in New Zealand's general election with Prime Minister John Key seeking a third term in office.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNew ZealandOceania, 20 Sep 2014 07:27:29 GMTRenewed Yemen clashes kill 4 civilians, Yemen (AP) — A third day of fighting in Yemen's capital between Shiite rebels and Sunni militiamen killed at least four civilians on Saturday, security and health officials said.AHMED AL-HAJiGeneral newsMilitant groupsWar and unrestYemenSanaaMiddle East, 20 Sep 2014 11:16:59 GMTKiribati leader visits Arctic on climate mission (AP) — Fearing that his Pacific island nation could be swallowed by a rising ocean, the president of Kiribati says a visit to the melting Arctic has helped him appreciate the scale of the threat.KARL RITTERiGeneral newsScienceEnvironmental policyClimateEnvironmental concernsOceansGlaciersEnvironmentEnvironment and natureGovernment policyGovernment and politicsKiribatiArcticOceania, 20 Sep 2014 09:30:32 GMTNiculescu beats Cornet to win Guangzhou Open, China (AP) — Romania's Monica Niculescu took advantage of a dozen double-faults by Alize Cornet to beat the Frenchwoman 6-4, 6-0 to win the Guangzhou Open on Saturday.The Associated PresssSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsGuangzhouChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 06:10:48 GMTAstronauts getting 3-D printer at space station CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.MARCIA DUNNhtBusinessScienceTechnologySpace launches3-D technologySpace explorationGeneral newsEntertainment and media technologyPlanetsAstronomyIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 06:05:41 GMTKenya police chief warns residents to be vigilant, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's police chief is asking residents to be "extra vigilant" of attacks in the week following Sunday's anniversary of the Westgate Mall attack.iGeneral newsMilitant groupsPoliceWar and unrestLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsKenyaSomaliaEast AfricaAfrica, 20 Sep 2014 11:25:13 GMTForeign fighters, Ebola top Obama's UN agenda (AP) — President Barack Obama will call on fellow world leaders next week to back a United Nations resolution calling on nations to stem the flow of foreign fighters joining terrorist organizations like the Islamic State, as the United States seeks to build legitimacy for its military campaign in Iraq and Syria, the White House said Friday.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsInternational incidentsDisease outbreaksUnited Nations General Assembly Annual MeetingWar and unrestTerrorismInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthGeneral newsPublic healthEventsInternational relationsUnited StatesSyriaNorth AmericaMiddle East, 20 Sep 2014 04:55:14 GMTIndia, China quietly struggle in Indian Ocean DELHI (AP) — At first glance, it looks like a diplomatic love-fest. There was Chinese President Xi Jinping, toasting the birthday of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a quiet dinner earlier this week in Modi's home state. There were the two leaders, deep in conversation as they walked along the Sabarmati River, Xi dressed in a Nehru jacket.TIM SULLIVANiBusinessGeneral newsInternational relationsOceansGovernment and politicsEnvironment and natureChinaNew DelhiIndiaIndian OceanSri LankaBeijingShanghaiJapanSouth AsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 06:37:55 GMTCaravan du Nord to kick off in Austin Sept. 26 PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The fourth annual Caravan du Nord, a traveling showcase of Minnesota music, kicks off in Austin on Sept. 26.tTravelLifestyleMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentAustinMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 11:48:45 GMTNew Zealand prime minister in early election lead, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister John Key's center-right National Party was leading Saturday's general election by a wide margin in early vote counting in his bid for a third term in office.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsVotingGovernment and politicsElectionsNew ZealandOceania, 20 Sep 2014 09:19:12 GMTCalif. fire hit with record amount of retardant, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are dropping record-breaking amounts of retardants on a massive Northern California wildfire that is burning explosively because of the prolonged drought.RAQUEL MARIA DILLIONGILLIAN FLACCUSaGeneral newsArsonFiresWildlifeAccidents and disastersNatural disastersForestsCrimeEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 10:11:58 GMTRecord amount of retardant used on California fire, Calif. (AP) — A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames. And so they are dropping record-breaking amounts — more than 203,000 gallons in one day alone.RAQUEL MARIA DILLIONGILLIAN FLACCUSaGeneral newsScienceArsonFiresWildlifeAccidents and disastersNatural disastersForestsCrimeEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 04:56:35 GMTGoodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated' YORK (AP) — More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.BARRY WILNERaGeneral newsSportsDomestic violenceSports governanceSex in societyCriminal investigationsViolenceProfessional footballMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessFamily issuesSocial affairsSocial issuesViolent crimeCrimeFootballLaw and order, 20 Sep 2014 05:03:13 GMTQuotations in the News"Was the door open?" — Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, after a 42-year-old Texas man jumped over the fence of the White House and made it through the front door before Secret Service agents apprehended him.The Associated PressaGeneral newsNFL footballProfessional footballFootballSports, 20 Sep 2014 09:50:27 GMTACC showdown and All-America matchup in SEC ACC showdown has an unlikely star, an SEC showdown has an enticing one-on-one matchup and East Carolina goes for two straight upsets.The Associated PresssSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 08:12:14 GMTObama faces questions on prospect of expanded war (AP) — President Barack Obama's military campaign against Islamic State group extremists has already crept beyond the narrow parameters he first outlined three months ago.JULIE PACEwGovernment and politicsWar and unrestMilitant groupsArmed forcesMilitary leadershipPublic opinionGeneral newsMilitary and defenseSocial affairsUnited StatesIraqSyriaNorth AmericaMiddle East, 20 Sep 2014 07:17:20 GMTGuest lineups for the Sunday news shows (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:eArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsNews mediaMediaTelevision, 20 Sep 2014 07:12:40 GMTKershaw gets 20th win as Dodgers pound Cubs 14-5 (AP) — Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year.JAY COHENsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsChicagoIllinoisLos AngelesSan FranciscoPittsburghUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaliforniaPennsylvania, 20 Sep 2014 05:28:57 GMTSecurity breached: Intruder gets into White House (AP) — The Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended.JOSH LEDERMANwGovernment and politicsDistrict of ColumbiaNetherlandsUnited StatesNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 08:59:04 GMTAlonso fastest in final Singapore GP practice (AP) — Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso set the fastest time in Saturday's final practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix, with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo second fastest ahead of what looms as a very close qualifying.CHRIS LINESsSportsFormula OneAutomobile racingSingaporeSoutheast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 11:26:18 GMTNearly empty Picasso museum to open in Paris (AP) — Paris' Picasso museum is reopening for two days this weekend after being closed for five years of renovation and expansion that have been fraught with setbacks and dismissals. But there won't be many art works to see.THOMAS ADAMSONiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsArt museumsMuseumsVisual artsRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelFranceParisWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 08:32:14 GMT2-day iHeartRadio festival kicks off on Las Vegas VEGAS (AP) — Taylor Swift didn't divulge any more new secrets about her forthcoming album when she took the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, but the crowd's enthusiasm about her bouncy new single, "Shake it Off," seems to bode well for the new record.MICHELLE RINDELSeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 09:26:45 GMTJihadi ideologue calls for freeing British hostage (AP) — A renowned jihadi ideologue on Saturday urged the Islamic State group to release British aid worker Alan Henning, saying Islam forbids harming non-Muslims who work with relief agencies.MAAMOUN YOUSSEFiGeneral newsHostage situationsKidnappingCrimeSyriaIraqMiddle East, 20 Sep 2014 09:51:49 GMTWozniacki, Ivanovic make final at Pan Pacific Open (AP) — Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark beat Garbine Muguruza of Spain 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 on Saturday to reach the final of the Pan Pacific Open.sSportsWomen's tennisTennisWomen's sportsJapanEast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 10:00:23 GMTHudson roughed up again in 5-0 Giants loss DIEGO (AP) — Tim Hudson allowed four runs in the first inning and the San Francisco Giants were held to three hits in a 5-0 loss to San Diego on Friday night that dropped them 3 ½ games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West race.BERNIE WILSONsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 05:07:41 GMTDalai Lama says India a model of religious harmony DELHI (AP) — The Dalai Lama brought religious leaders together Saturday to mull some of India's most pressing problems, from gender violence to widespread poverty, while praising the country's religious harmony as proof to the world that different communities can live peacefully together.iGeneral newsBuddhismReligionHinduismSocial affairsIndiaSouth AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 09:59:54 GMTBuffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks, Belarus (AP) — Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone between government troops and pro-Russian militants by halting their advances, pulling back heavy weapons and withdrawing foreign fighters in order to ensure a stable truce in eastern Ukraine.YURAS KARMANAUiGeneral newsRebellions and uprisingsDiplomacyWar and unrestCease firesAccidents and disastersGovernment and politicsInternational relationsUkraineCrimeaKievMoscowRussiaBelarusMinskDonetskEastern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 11:36:39 GMTNew Zealand prime minister's party in early lead, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister John Key's center-right National Party was leading Saturday's general election by a wide margin in early vote counting in his bid for a third term in office.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsNew ZealandOceania, 20 Sep 2014 10:06:02 GMTNew Zealand prime minister wins 3rd term in office, New Zealand (AP) — Prime Minister John Key won an emphatic victory Saturday in New Zealand's general election to return for a third term in office, a result that will be seen as an endorsement of the way Key's National Party has handled the economy.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsNew ZealandOceania, 20 Sep 2014 11:31:52 GMTCIA stops spying on friendly nations in W. Europe (AP) — Stung by the backlash over a German caught selling secrets to the U.S. and the revelations of surveillance by the National Security Agency, the CIA has stopped spying on friendly governments in Western Europe, according to current and former U.S. officials.KEN DILANIANwGovernment and politicsEspionageIntelligence agenciesMilitary intelligenceNational securityCrimeGeneral newsMilitary and defenseEuropeGermanyFranceRussiaUnited StatesWestern EuropeMiddle EastTurkeyEastern EuropeNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 07:52:45 GMTPolice hunker down in ambush suspect's woods, Pa. (AP) — Authorities hunkered down early Saturday in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents, raising hopes they had him cornered a week after the ambush outside a rural police barracks.MICHAEL RUBINKAMaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimePennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 10:56:25 GMTPhilippine storm moves north, leaves 5 dead, Philippines (AP) — A storm that brought torrential monsoon rains which flooded much of the Philippine capital gained strength and battered the country's northernmost provinces Saturday with heavy downpours and strong winds.OLIVER TEVESiGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsFloodsAccidents and disastersEmergency managementNatural disastersGovernment and politicsPhilippinesManilaSoutheast AsiaAsia, 20 Sep 2014 06:41:18 GMTFeds mum on prosecution of illegal border crossers, Ariz. (AP) — The federal government refuses to say whether prosecutors in Yuma, Arizona, have scaled back a years-old program that guarantees jail time for most immigrants caught crossing the border illegally and which law enforcement officials say is crucial to public safety.BY ASTRID GALVANaGeneral newsBorder securityLegal proceedingsMilitary legal affairsCrimeImmigrationGovernment and politicsLaw enforcement agenciesMilitary and defenseLaw and orderSocial issuesSocial affairsYumaArizonaTucsonUnited StatesNorth America, 20 Sep 2014 05:43:39 GMTBrown credited with turning Scot independence tide, Scotland (AP) — Dour. Grim. Downright uninspiring. When Gordon Brown ended a disappointing three years as British prime minister in 2010, few would have credited him as the man most likely to swing a popular vote ever again.SHAWN POGATCHNIKiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMunicipal governmentsNationalismLocal governmentsScotlandUnited KingdomGlasgowEnglandLondonWestern EuropeEurope, 20 Sep 2014 11:39:44 GMT