FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 Oct 2014 20:02:40 -0700Family: Doctors don't detect Ebola in nurse's body, Ohio (AP) — Doctors no longer detect Ebola in a Texas nurse who flew to Ohio and back before she was diagnosed with the virus, her family said Wednesday.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsOhioTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:56:09 GMTObama invites Afghanistan's new leaders to US (AP) — President Barack Obama has extended new invitations to Afghanistan's new leaders to visit the White House early next year.wGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:20:51 GMTRoyals take early 2-1 lead in Game 2 of WS flash the defense that drove the Angels and Orioles batty during the playoffs. Alcides Escobar ended the third with a sleek play at shortstop. First baseman Eric Hosmer stopped a scorcher from Brandon Crawford for the first out of the inning.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsBaseballMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballMen's sportsEvents, 23 Oct 2014 01:11:51 GMTTimberwolves dominate Bucks in 110-91 win (AP) — Shabazz Muhammad had 19 points and Nikola Pekovic tallied 15 points and 13 rebounds as the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Milwaukee Bucks 110-91 on Wednesday.RICH ROVITOsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsMilwaukeeMinnesotaWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:40:35 GMT4 candidates for NY governor debate, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his handling of the economy and government corruption under sharp criticism from Republican Rob Astorino Wednesday night during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.DAVID KLEPPERaGeneral newsPolitical corruptionState governmentsEconomyCampaignsElectionsGovernment and politicsPolitical issuesBusinessNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:01:47 GMTSenate Democrats return to Ky. race with TV ads (AP) — Senate Democrats' official campaign arm and one of its largest outside allies on Wednesday reversed course in the Kentucky race and put campaign cash behind television ads for Alison Lundergan Grimes and her bid to oust Republican Mitch McConnell.PHILIP ELLIOTTwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsLegislatureCampaignsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsUnited StatesKentuckyNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:43:36 GMTAP source: Arbiter rules NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell should testify in Ray Rice's appeal YORK (AP) — AP source: Arbiter rules NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell should testify in Ray Rice's appeal.aGeneral newsSportsSports governanceMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessSports businessProfessional footballFootball, 23 Oct 2014 01:02:43 GMTGiants and Royals tied 1-all early in Game 2 Butler gets the Royals even in the first inning with a two-out RBI single off Jake Peavy, ending the team's 0-for-17 skid with runners in scoring position.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sports, 23 Oct 2014 00:55:15 GMTVandalism reported at 5 National Parks LAKE CITY (AP) — The National Park Service says vandalism has been found within five western national parks and officials are investigating vandalism reports at five other parks.tTravelLifestyleNational parksVandalismCanyonsEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLeisure travelCrimeGeneral newsUtahCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:56:00 GMTRockets' late free throw downs Magic 90-89, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Adrien's free throw with 35 seconds to play capped Houston's rally Wednesday night, beating Orlando 90-89 in preseason play.KYLE HIGHTOWERsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballOrlandoHoustonFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexas, 23 Oct 2014 01:50:38 GMTEarly Apple computer sells for $905,000 at auction YORK (AP) — A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50 made in Steve Jobs' garage in 1976 sold for $905,000 at auction on Wednesday, far exceeding pre-sale estimates and outdoing a previous high price of more than $671,000 paid in Germany last year.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyArts and collectibles auctionsInformation technologyIndustriesShoppingLifestyle, 23 Oct 2014 00:54:43 GMTSenate candidates in Kan. seek to bolster support, Kan. (AP) — Independent Senate candidate Greg Orman on Wednesday decried a "broken political system that does not work for Kansas" in asking voters to join him in his surprisingly competitive challenge to veteran Republican Sen. Pat Roberts.THOMAS BEAUMONTJOHN HANNAaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsPolitical endorsementsState legislatureCampaignsLegislatureState governmentsKansasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:16:20 GMTGiants, Royals tied at 2 in Game 2 of World Series match a World Series record by using five pitchers in an inning that started with Jake Peavy on a roll. The 32-minute bottom of the sixth ended with the Royals having scored five times to take a 7-2 lead.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:58:15 GMTRights group: Migrant workers abused in UAE homes, Philippines (AP) — Many Asian and African women working as domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates say their employers beat them with sticks or cables, punched and slapped them, and there's little they can do because they're excluded from the country's labor law protections, a rights group said Thursday.TERESA CEROJANOiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsLabor issuesIndustry regulationGovernment business and financeBusinessGovernment and politicsGovernment regulationsLegislationLegislatureUnited Arab EmiratesPhilippinesManilaMiddle EastSoutheast AsiaSouth AsiaSri LankaAsia, 23 Oct 2014 02:23:43 GMTAP NewsBreak: Prisons agree to end race policy, Calif. (AP) — California officials agreed Wednesday to end a policy in which it segregated prison inmates after riots based on their race as a way to prevent further violence.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsRace and ethnicityNational courtsState governmentsSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesCorrectional systemsLaw and orderLegal proceedingsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:02:16 GMTCeltics win preseason finale; 100-86 over Nets (AP) — Rookie Marcus Smart scored 16 points and Jared Sullinger had 15 with 17 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 100-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night in the final preseason game for both teams.KEN POWTAKsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsBostonMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:57:35 GMTProbe: UNC academic fraud was 'shadow curriculum' HILL, N.C. (AP) — A scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University of North Carolina was bigger than previously reported, encompassing about 1,500 athletes who got easy A's and B's over a span of nearly two decades, according to an investigation released Wednesday.AARON BEARDEMERY P. DALESIOaGeneral newsSportsSchool athleticsHigher educationCollege sportsSports transactionsSchool guidance counselingMen's basketballCollege footballBasketballSports governanceCollege basketballSchool curriculaFootballFraud and false statementsMen's sportsEducationSocial affairsSports businessCrimeNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:22:32 GMTClippers coach: Griffin police case no distraction VEGAS (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers says he trusts player Blake Griffin, and a police investigation of a man's complaint that Griffin attacked him during an argument over a photo at a Las Vegas Strip nightclub shouldn't distract the team.aGeneral newsSportsMen's sportsCriminal investigationsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballLaw and orderCrimeLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:39:41 GMTMIA passenger charged with bomb hoax (AP) — Several flights were delayed at Miami International Airport after authorities say an international passenger joked about having a bomb.tTravelLifestyleBomb threatsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGeneral newsMiamiVenezuelaFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 23 Oct 2014 02:58:46 GMTSenator blasts CIA for censoring 'torture' report (AP) — Sen. Ron Wyden says the CIA is trying to blunt the impact of an upcoming Senate report examining the harsh treatment of al-Qaida detainees by insisting on censoring the pseudonyms used for agency officers mentioned in the document.KEN DILANIANwGovernment and politicsIntelligence agenciesLegislatureHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman welfareDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:39:05 GMTJudge nixes Teresa Giudice's halfway house bid, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge won't recommend that prison officials allow "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice to serve most of her prison sentence in a halfway house.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrityCrimeNational courtsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryNewarkNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:32:14 GMTConcussion study says NCAA needs improvement (AP) — Colleges remain inconsistent in the way they handle athletes' concussions, according to a Harvard University study that comes more than four years after the NCAA began requiring schools to educate their players about the risks of head trauma and develop plans to keep injured athletes off the field.JIMMY GOLENaGeneral newsHealthSportsSports medicineMedical researchAthlete injuriesAthlete healthSchool athleticsHead injuriesCollege sportsCoachingSports governanceEducationSocial affairsInjuries, 23 Oct 2014 00:50:26 GMTUS to track everyone coming from Ebola nations (AP) — All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country.MIKE STOBBEtTravelLifestyleDisease outbreaksHealthTravel laws and regulationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGeneral newsPublic healthGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesWest AfricaLiberiaSierra LeoneGuineaAtlantaNebraskaVirginiaNorth AmericaAfricaGeorgia, 23 Oct 2014 02:53:29 GMTGoofy dinosaur blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks (AP) — Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.SETH BORENSTEINwScienceDinosaursBirdsPaleontologyAnimals, 23 Oct 2014 02:36:49 GMTAP NewsBreak: California prisons end race policy, Calif. (AP) — California officials agreed Wednesday to end a policy in which it segregated prison inmates after riots based on their race as a way of preventing further violence.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsNational courtsCorrectional systemsLaw and orderHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryCaliforniaSacramentoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:22:27 GMTFlyers rally past Penguins, 5-3 (AP) — R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes apart in the third period to lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-3 on Wednesday night.WILL GRAVESsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsPittsburghPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:54:31 GMTAnthony scores 30 as Knicks beat Wizards YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony scored 30 points, including a tiebreaking three-point play with 13.9 seconds left, and the New York Knicks overcame a 10-point deficit late in the third quarter to beat the Washington Wizards 103-100 on Wednesday night.ADRY TORRESsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:15:39 GMTVasquez leads Raptors past Maccabi Haifa, 92-85 (AP) — Greivis Vasquez had 15 points, Lucas Nogueira scored six straight points in the final 2 minutes and the Toronto Raptors held off Israel's Maccabi Haifa 92-85 on Wednesday night for their sixth victory in seven preseason games.sSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsIsraelTorontoMiddle EastOntarioCanadaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:05:12 GMT10 Things to Know for Thursday daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:The Associated PressaGeneral news, 23 Oct 2014 01:00:29 GMTSearch for world's funniest person moves to Vegas ANGELES (AP) — An international search to find the world's funniest person is moving to Las Vegas, where people will get to see five finalists square off in an Olympics of comedy that pits France, Finland and other countries against one another.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:26:09 GMTKenny G doesn't support Hong Kong protesters KONG (AP) — Smooth jazz star Kenny G insisted Thursday he's not a foreign provocateur supporting Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests, after Beijing signaled its displeasure over his inharmonious visit and repeated concerns about meddling by external forces.KELVIN CHANiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentSocial mediaProtests and demonstrationsDemocracyGovernment and politicsOnline mediaMediaPolitical and civil unrestHong KongChinaBeijingGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 23 Oct 2014 02:47:43 GMT2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament, Ontario (AP) — A gunman with a scarf over his face killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that rocked the building with the boom of gunfire and forced lawmakers to barricade themselves in meeting rooms. The gunman was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms.JEREMY HAINSWORTHROB GILLIESiGeneral newsViolent crimeGovernment and politicsTerrorismAccidents and disastersCrimeLegislatureTheftWar and unrestCanadaOntarioOttawaTorontoUnited StatesMiddle EastNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:27:20 GMTWall Street, oil price drops pull down Asia stocks (AP) — Asian stocks fell moderately in early Thursday trading following a drop overnight on Wall Street, which was tempered by optimism about global growth.YURI KAGEYAMAiBusinessGeneral newsCurrency marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsEconomyFinancial marketsJapanEast AsiaAsia, 23 Oct 2014 01:50:54 GMTMan apprehended after jumping White House fence (AP) — A 23-year-old Maryland man was in the custody Wednesday night after he climbed over the White House fence and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs.DARLENE SUPERVILLEwGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCrimeGeneral newsDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:58:14 GMTAP source: Goodell told to testify in Rice appeal Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press on Wednesday night.ROB MAADDIaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsSports governanceLaw and orderProfessional footballFootball, 23 Oct 2014 01:54:02 GMTHospital of Ebola patient posts poor ER benchmarks (AP) — Diplomas from outstanding medical schools. Records free of discipline. A team trusted by a president.MARTHA MENDOZAMATT SEDENSKYaGeneral newsHealthEmergency careHigher educationInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessEducationSocial affairsTexasDallasUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:11:59 GMTCanada's PM says shooting rampage was terrorism, Ontario (AP) — A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. Canada's prime minister called it the country's second terrorist attack in three days.JEREMY HAINSWORTHROB GILLIESiGeneral newsTerrorismViolent crimeGovernment and politicsWar casualtiesCrimeLegislatureWar and unrestOntarioCanadaOttawaTorontoMiddle EastNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:10:24 GMTButler, Escobar rally Royals to 2-1 lead in Game 2 CITY, Mo. (AP) — Billy Butler and Alcides Escobar had run-scoring hits off Jake Peavy, and the Kansas City Royals took a 2-1 lead over San Francisco after three innings Wednesday night as they tried to even the World Series at a game apiece.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sportsMissouriKansas CityCaliforniaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew York, 23 Oct 2014 01:23:30 GMTGovernment ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles (AP) — The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. But the effort is being complicated by confusing information and a malfunctioning website.TOM KRISHERaBusinessGeneral newsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsUnited StatesFloridaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:13:36 GMTAsia stocks down on mixed China data, weak Wall St (AP) — Asian stocks fell Thursday after another slump in oil prices dragged Wall Street lower and China's manufacturing output grew at the slowest pace in five months.YURI KAGEYAMAiBusinessGeneral newsManufacturing sector performanceCurrency marketsEconomyFinancial marketsStock marketsLeading economic indicatorsJapanChinaEast AsiaAsiaGreater China, 23 Oct 2014 02:51:25 GMTFormer Illini coaches speak at McClain's funeral, Ill. (AP) — It seems no one knew that former University of Illinois assistant basketball coach Wayne McClain had lung cancer until just before he died last week. Not even his brother Terry.DAVID MERCERaGeneral newsSportsFunerals and memorial servicesHigh school basketballCoachingBasketballHigh school sportsMen's sportsMen's basketballCollege basketballCollege sportsIllinoisChampaignPeoriaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:39:19 GMTCanada PM: attacks against soldiers are terrorism, Ontario (AP) — Canada's prime minister says Wednesday's fatal shooting of a Canadian soldier in Ottawa and a hit-and-run that killed another earlier this week are grim reminders that Canada is not immune to terrorism.iGeneral newsTerrorismWar and unrestGovernment and politicsCanadaOntarioOttawaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:32:25 GMTPalestinian kills baby at Jerusalem station (AP) — A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a three-month-old baby girl and wounding eight people in what police called a terror attack.IAN DEITCHiGeneral newsTransportationTerrorismWar and unrestNationalismIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessGovernment and politicsJerusalemPalestinian territoriesIsraelWest BankGaza StripMiddle EastUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:28:13 GMTPostal workers appeal to Harvard president, Mass. (AP) — The American Postal Workers Union is calling upon Harvard University's president to oppose a deal between Staples Inc. and the U.S. Postal Service, or resign her seat on the office supply company's board.aBusinessGeneral newsHigher educationSchool administrationLabor negotiationsEducationSocial affairsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesPersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:43:12 GMTAttorney says Kings' Voynov didn't hit girlfriend ANGELES (AP) — Slava Voynov's attorney says the Los Angeles Kings defenseman never hit his girlfriend, and blames Voynov's arrest on a misunderstanding caused partly by the couple's limited ability to speak English.GREG BEACHAMsSportsCrimeSports governanceProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsGeneral newsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:41:34 GMTUS journalist leaves hospital after Ebola recovery, Neb. (AP) — An American video journalist who recovered from Ebola at an Omaha hospital left the facility Wednesday afternoon and is heading home to Rhode Island, a hospital spokesman said.MARGERY A. BECKaGeneral newsHealthJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealth care industryIndustriesBusinessNews mediaMediaOmahaNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:44:49 GMTGOP Sen. Collins, Democrat Bellows debate in Maine, Maine (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins on Wednesday touted her willingness to work to bring both political parties together while Democratic challenger Shenna Bellows argued that sending her back to Washington could lead to a GOP majority in the Senate and even more partisan gridlock.DAVID SHARPaGeneral newsState legislatureGovernment programsGovernment and politicsLegislaturePolitical partiesState governmentsPolitical organizationsMaineUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:50:31 GMTTexas' Davis says she would welcome Obama visit, Texas (AP) — Democrat Wendy Davis said Wednesday she would welcome President Barack Obama campaigning for her in Texas after largely keeping distance from him throughout her underdog run for governor.PAUL J. WEBERpGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsCampaignsUnited StatesTexasAustinNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:03:13 GMTNY governor hopefuls debate economy, leadership, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and clashed over the economy and corruption Wednesday while two third-party candidates worked to get traction in the only scheduled debate in the governor's race.DAVID KLEPPERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsPolitical corruptionState governmentsEconomyCampaignsPolitical issuesBusinessEnergy and the environmentEnvironmentEnvironment and natureBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:49:09 GMTAP NewsAlert, Calif. (AP) — AP NewsBreak: California prisons to end policy that segregated inmates by race after riots.aGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityCorrectional systemsLaw and orderCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 01:05:56 GMT