FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Nov 2014 19:29:12 -0800No. 12 Wildcats beat No. 13 Sun Devils 42-35, Ariz. (AP) — Nick Wilson ran for 178 yards and three touchdowns and No. 12 Arizona claimed the Pac-12 South title by holding on for a 42-35 victory over No. 13 Arizona State on Friday.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:02:48 GMTNo. 9 Kentucky holds off Oklahoma 92-88 in OT THOMAS, Virgin Islands (AP) — Makayla Epps scored nine of her career-high 29 points in overtime and Linnae Harper added 23 to help No. 9 Kentucky beat Oklahoma 92-88 on Friday night in the Paradise Jam.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsKentuckyOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:36:37 GMTNo. 12 Louisville cruises past Lafayette 102-61, Ky. (AP) — Mariya Moore had 11 points and 10 assists, Myisha Hines-Allen scored 18 and No. 12 Louisville beat Lafayette 102-61 on Friday night.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsKentuckyLouisvilleUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 03:08:10 GMTNo. 17 Missouri beats Arkansas to take SEC East, Mo. (AP) — After three quarters smothered by Arkansas, Missouri found a way out. It's been that way most of the year, simply finding ways to get the job done.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsSEC Football Championship GameCollege footballEventsCollege sportsFootballColumbiaMissouriArkansasUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 01:04:30 GMTMoulson lifts Sabres over Canadiens 2-1, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Moulson's tiebreaking power-play goal with 1:18 left lifted the Buffalo Sabres to a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night.By NICK MENDOLAsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsBuffaloMontrealNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaQuebecCanada, 29 Nov 2014 03:18:27 GMTPolice: Man held after choking neighbor's loud dog, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire police say a man who broke into his neighbor's apartment to silence a barking dog ended up getting bitten and arrested.aGeneral newsOdditiesAnimal crueltyDogsCrimeMammalsAnimalsPortsmouthNew HampshireUnited StatesNorth America, 28 Nov 2014 23:27:49 GMTNY boys buried in snow pile heard rescuers calling, N.Y. (AP) — Two boys trapped in a snow pile for about seven hours after a plow buried them could hear their worried family's cries but couldn't respond loudly enough to be heard, they said Friday. Police credited an air pocket with saving their lives.By MICHAEL HILLaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 01:56:39 GMTIllyasova, Dudley lead Bucks beat Pistons 104-88 HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Ersan Ilyasova scored 22 points and Jared Dudley added 16 points as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the slumping Detroit Pistons 104-88 Friday night.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:54:27 GMTFormer 'Real World' cast member dies in Wisconsin, Wis. (AP) — Police say a former cast member of MTV's "The Real World: New Orleans" has died in Wisconsin.eArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentKenoshaWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 28 Nov 2014 23:57:24 GMTMagicians stage effort to restore Houdini's grave YORK (AP) — Nestled next to the late Lewins, Blums and Levys in a spooky old cemetery in New York City lies the final resting place of America's most legendary magician, interred under a granite monument that bears his stage name in bold letters: Houdini.By COLLEEN LONGtTravelLifestyleVandalismCrimeGeneral newsNew York CityNew YorkPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:51:35 GMTAir Force beats No. 21 Colorado State on late FG FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Will Conant connected on a 39-yard field goal as time expired after backup quarterback Nate Romine completed a long pass, helping Air Force upset No. 21 Colorado State 27-24 on Friday to snap the Rams' nine-game winning streak.By PAT GRAHAMsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:39:10 GMTGov. Nixon to call special session over funding CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has announced that he will call a special session of the state General Assembly to provide funding for public safety efforts related to protests in the Ferguson area.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState governmentsMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 03:11:28 GMTCapitals beat streaking Islanders 5-2 (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal, Matt Niskanen had a goal and two assists and the Washington Capitals beat the streaking New York Islanders 5-2 on Friday night.By HARVEY VALENTINEsSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsDistrict of ColumbiaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 01:00:36 GMTNo. 10 Gonzaga tops St. John's 73-66 in title game YORK (AP) — Domantas Sabonis had 14 points and eight rebounds to help No. 10 Gonzaga beat St. John's 73-66 on Friday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off championship game.By MICHAEL SCOTTOsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sports, 29 Nov 2014 02:41:55 GMTBLACK FRIDAY LIVE: Thinner crowds, protests, beer YORK (AP) — Black Friday shoppers are starting to look like procrastinators.By The Associated PresshtBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeSmall businessTechnologyProtests and demonstrationsCulturesHoliday shoppingLabor issuesCrimePolitical and civil unrestPersonal spendingSocial affairsShoppingLifestyleHolidaysOccasionsSocial issuesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesMaineNew YorkChicagoWisconsinMissouriMilwaukeeSt. LouisKansasColoradoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinois, 29 Nov 2014 00:51:11 GMTMom: Missing Ohio player texted about concussions, Ohio (AP) — A missing Ohio State University football player told his mother in a text message the day he disappeared that concussions had his head messed up, according to a report filed with police.By ANN SANNERaGeneral newsHealthSportsMissing personsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthSports medicineMen's sportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballOhioColumbusUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:46:11 GMTKane's 5th goal in 7 games helps Blackhawks win, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Kane scored two goals and Andrew Shaw and Brad Richards each had a goal and an assist, leading the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday.By JOE RESNICKsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyCaliforniaChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinois, 28 Nov 2014 23:52:09 GMTHogan leads Stanford's 31-10 upset of No. 9 UCLA, Calif. (AP) — When Kevin Hogan led Stanford onto the hallowed Rose Bowl turf for the fourth time in three years, the quarterback realized the stakes were a whole lot higher for No. 9 UCLA, which could clinch the Pac-12 South with a victory.By GREG BEACHAMsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballCaliforniaPasadenaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 01:26:29 GMTNo 16 Buckeyes beat James Madison 73-56, Ohio (AP) — While blowing away overmatched teams and shooting 60 percent, No. 16 Ohio State hasn't really needed an inside presence.By RUSTY MILLERsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsOhioKentuckyUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:27:55 GMTNY dinner puts wealthy and homeless at same tables YORK (AP) — Some well-off Manhattan residents paid $100 each Friday for the honor of eating a candlelit holiday dinner with homeless people at a church, an intersection of two worlds that left one down-on-his luck man thinking the seemingly impossible might happen.By LARRY NEUMEISTERaGeneral newsOdditiesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsManhattanNew York CityQueensNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 01:10:11 GMTFederal panel to hear ex-Detroit mayor's appeal (AP) — A three-judge panel will hear former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's appeal for a new trial.aGeneral newsLegal proceedingsMunicipal governmentsCrimeLaw and orderLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsDetroitUnited StatesMichiganNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:32:43 GMTNo. 8 Duke routs Stony Brook 72-42, N.C. (AP) — Oderah Chidom scored 13 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead No. 8 Duke to a 72-42 win over Stony Brook on Friday night.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsDurhamNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 03:13:50 GMTWestern Kentucky beats No. 19 Marshall 67-66 in OT, W.Va. (AP) — Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm didn't want a crazy game with No. 19 Marshall to go on any longer.By JOHN RABYaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballKentuckyUnited StatesHuntingtonNorth AmericaWest Virginia, 28 Nov 2014 23:13:10 GMTProtests temporarily close malls, shut down trains, Mo. (AP) — Demonstrators temporarily shut down three large malls in suburban St. Louis on one of the busiest shopping days of the year Friday, as other rallies were held nationwide to protest a grand jury's recent decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.By JIM SALTER and TOM FOREMAN Jr.aBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsArrestsCrimePolitical and civil unrestLaw and orderMissouriSt. LouisChicagoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinois, 29 Nov 2014 02:15:01 GMTA glance at national protests, cleanup in Ferguson LOUIS (AP) — Protesters turned out in several U.S. cities on one of the busiest shopping days of the year Friday in response to a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.aGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsAfrican-AmericansCrimePolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesSocial affairsRace and ethnicityFiresAccidents and disastersViolent crimeMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesChicagoNorth AmericaIllinois, 29 Nov 2014 02:28:18 GMTNo. 15 Huskers rally to beat UCLA 71-66 ANGELES (AP) — It wasn't as easy as their first four victories but No. 15 Nebraska rallied in the second haft to defeat UCLA 71-66 on Friday afternoon.By TOM CONNOLLYsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:52:55 GMTJacqueline Woodson responds to racist joke Jacqueline Woodson addressed Daniel Handler's (aka "Lemony Snicket") racist joke, Friday, with an unflinching response in The New York Times.By The Associated PresseArts and entertainmentBooks and literatureEntertainment, 29 Nov 2014 02:09:36 GMTArizona, Missouri can playoff dream and Missouri have playoff hopes.By RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballArizonaMissouriAlabamaAtlantaCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaGeorgia, 29 Nov 2014 01:55:46 GMTDeath toll in Venezuelan prison overdose up to 35, Venezuela (AP) — Pressure is building on Venezuela's government to fully investigate a rising number of deaths at an overcrowded prison, with human rights activists questioning authorities' claim of a mass drug overdose by dozens of inmates who stormed an infirmary.By JORGE RUEDA and JOSHUA GOODMANiGeneral newsHuman rights and civil libertiesCrimeGovernment and politicsPolitical activismHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsCorrectional systemsLaw and orderPolitical issuesVenezuelaCaracasColombiaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 29 Nov 2014 00:44:53 GMTWisconsin tops Oklahoma 69-56 for Atlantis title ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Tournament MVP Frank Kaminsky scored 17 points to lead five Wisconsin players in double figures, Duje Dukan and Traevon Jackson each added 13 and the second-ranked Badgers beat Oklahoma 69-56 on Friday to win the Battle 4 Atlantis championship.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsWisconsinOklahomaBahamasUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbean, 28 Nov 2014 23:46:01 GMTRay Rice wins appeal; NFL suspension vacated YORK (AP) — An arbitrator Friday threw out Ray Rice's indefinite suspension by the NFL for punching his then-fiancee and now wife in a hotel elevator, freeing him to play again.By BARRY WILNERaGeneral newsSportsLegal proceedingsSports transactionsSports governanceLaw and orderSports businessMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesBusinessProfessional footballFootballViolent crimeCrime, 29 Nov 2014 03:05:17 GMTColeman leads No. 11 UNC over No. 5 Stanford 70-54 (AP) — Latifah Coleman scored 19 points and Xylina McDaniel added 15 to help No. 11 North Carolina upset fifth-ranked Stanford 70-54 in an opening-round game of the Rainbow Wahine Shootout on Friday.By KALANI TAKASEsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:14:06 GMTTeague's 26 points lead Hawks past Pelicans 100-91 (AP) — Jeff Teague scored 26 points, DeMarre Carroll added 19 points as the Atlanta Hawks held off the New Orleans the Pelicans 100-91 on Friday night.By CHARLES ODUMsSportsMen's basketballMen's sportsBasketballProfessional basketballAtlantaGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 03:14:19 GMTNo. 17 Miami beats South Alabama 87-75 GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Sheldon McClellan had 17 points and No. 17 Miami scored the first 23 points in an 87-75 victory over South Alabama on Friday night.By SANTOS PEREZsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsMiamiAlabamaFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:04:11 GMTNo. 12 Arizona beats No. 13 Arizona State 42-35, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez didn't want the score of the UCLA-Stanford game to be displayed inside Arizona Stadium, nor did he want word to leak down to the sideline.By JOHN MARSHALLsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballArizonaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 01:22:53 GMTSpeights leads Warriors over Hornets 106-101, N.C. (AP) — Marreese Speights scored 16 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Charlotte Hornets 106-101 on Friday night for their eighth straight win.By STEVE REEDsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsCharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:39:39 GMTAir Force offers details of bomber training zone, Mont. (AP) — Any given location across a sprawling area of the Northern Plains could see up to nine low-altitude overflights by military aircraft annually under a proposed expansion of an Air Force bomber training area detailed Friday.By MATTHEW BROWNaGeneral newsMilitary facilitiesGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesMontanaBillingsNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:25:09 GMTWhen pigs fly? Not on this US Airways plane LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — This was a pig that truly could not fly.tTravelLifestyleConnecticutUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 02:43:37 GMTTaiwan local elections test pro-China ruling party, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's relations with historic foe China are playing a key role in local elections on the self-ruled island Saturday as the ruling Nationalist Party meets increased resistance to forging stronger ties with Beijing.By RALPH JENNINGSiGeneral newsTerritorial disputesInternational relationsElectionsGovernment and politicsPolitical partiesLocal electionsNationalismWar and unrestPolitical organizationsChinaTaiwanTaipeiEast AsiaBeijingGreater ChinaAsia, 29 Nov 2014 02:41:46 GMTNo. 17 Missouri takes SEC Eastern Division, Mo. (AP) — Marcus Murphy scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 12-yard run with 4:38 remaining and Markus Golden recovered a fumble to seal No. 17 Missouri's 21-14 victory Friday against Arkansas and send the Tigers to the SEC championship game for the second straight season.By R.B. FALLSTROMsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballColumbiaMissouriArkansasUnited StatesNorth America, 28 Nov 2014 23:34:49 GMTGerbe's PP goal lifts Hurricanes over Penguins (AP) — Nathan Gerbe's power-play goal broke a third period tie, and the Carolina Hurricanes earned a rare road win by beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 on Friday night.By DAN SCIFOsSportsMen's sportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyPittsburghPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 03:03:23 GMTBlack Friday gets a little less frenzied YORK (AP) — Black Friday seemed a little less crazy this year.By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and MAE ANDERSONhtBusinessGeneral newsHolidaysHoliday shoppingCulturesShoppingConsumer electronicsOccasionsLifestylePersonal spendingPersonal financeSocial affairsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesTechnologyNew YorkMissouriNew York CitySt. LouisChicagoUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinois, 29 Nov 2014 00:55:45 GMTFans go wild over 88-second 'Star Wars' teaser long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a helmetless storm trooper appeared in frame, panicked and sweaty in the middle of vast desert landscape, kicking off the first official look at "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."By The Associated PressaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMoviesEntertainment, 28 Nov 2014 23:13:45 GMTSt Louis gets 1,000th point in Rangers' win (AP) — Martin St. Louis wasn't even drafted as a young player. Now, he's in elite company that includes Wayne Gretzky.By AARON BRACYsSportsProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsPhiladelphiaNew York CityPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaNew York, 29 Nov 2014 02:40:22 GMTNo. 5 Carolina tops No. 18 Florida, 75-64 ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Kennedy Meeks scored 18 points and tied a career high with 13 rebounds, Marcus Paige added 16 points and No. 5 North Carolina built a big early lead and beat No. 18 Florida 75-64 in the fifth-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis on Friday night.By TIM REYNOLDSsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsFloridaNorth CarolinaBahamasUnited StatesNorth AmericaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbean, 29 Nov 2014 03:19:17 GMTOfficials suspect poisoning in Oregon crow die-off, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say corn was in the stomachs of two dozen crows and it was likely tainted, causing their deaths in downtown Portland this week.aGeneral newsAnimal crueltyCrimeWildlifeEnvironmentEnvironment and natureAnimal healthHealthPortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth America, 29 Nov 2014 00:14:34 GMTFerguson protest closes 2 St. Louis-area malls, Mo. (AP) — Demonstrators temporarily shut down two large malls in suburban St. Louis on one of the busiest shopping days of the year Friday, as rallies were held nationwide to protest a grand jury's recent decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in nearby Ferguson.By JIM SALTER and TOM FOREMAN Jr.aBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsCrimePolitical and civil unrestMissouriSt. LouisChicagoNew YorkManchesterCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth AmericaIllinoisEnglandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 28 Nov 2014 23:27:42 GMTIconic Mexican comedian 'Chespirito' dies at 85 CITY (AP) — Roberto Gomez Bolanos, the iconic Mexican comedian who wrote and played the boy television character "El Chavo del Ocho" that defined a generation for millions of Latin American children, died Friday at age 85.By ISAAC GARRIDOiArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentObituariesMexicoMexico CityLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaCentral America, 29 Nov 2014 01:41:30 GMTChristie vetoes politically charged pig crate bill, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a politically charged bill that would have banned the use of certain pig cages in his state, a move many observers see as aimed at appeasing Iowa voters ahead of a potential 2016 presidential run.By JILL COLVINaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsState legislatureState governmentsLegislationAnimal welfareLegislatureAgricultureIndustriesSocial issuesSocial affairsPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsNew JerseyIowaUnited StatesNorth America, 28 Nov 2014 23:48:24 GMTPolice: Blasts at mosque in Nigeria kill 35 people, Nigeria (AP) — Multiple explosions tore through the central mosque in Nigeria's second-largest city on Friday, killing 35 people, police said.By IBRAHIM GARBA and CHIKA ODUAHiGeneral newsBombingsWar and unrestTerrorismNigeriaKanoWest AfricaAfrica, 29 Nov 2014 02:26:11 GMT