FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 Oct 2014 19:18:54 -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 GMTEarly Apple computer sells for $905K at auction YORK (AP) — A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50 made in Steve Jobs' garage in 1976 has sold for $905,000 at auction in New York City.htGeneral newsTechnologyArts and collectibles auctionsShoppingLifestyleInformation technologyIndustriesBusinessNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:08:58 GMTTablets, cars drive AT&T wireless gains_not phones YORK (AP) — AT&T said it gained 2 million wireless subscribers in the latest quarter, but most were from cheaper non-phone services such as tablets and Internet-connected cars. The nation's second-largest wireless carrier is facing pricing pressure from smaller rivals T-Mobile and Sprint in a competitive environment in which most Americans already have a cellphone.htBusinessPersonal financeTechnologyTelecommunicationsIndustriesFinancial performanceCorporate newsCorporate stock, 22 Oct 2014 23:57:51 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 GMTTeens' travel renews concerns about terror appeal (AP) — Three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were victims of an "online predator" who encouraged them, a school official said Wednesday, as U.S. officials tried to determine how they made it to Europe without anyone knowing and whether terrorists' appeal is deepening among vulnerable youth.SADIE GURMANaGeneral newsSocial mediaTerrorismPrimary and secondary educationCrimeOnline mediaMediaWar and unrestEducationSocial affairsDenverUnited StatesColoradoGermanySyriaFrankfurtMinneapolisNorth AmericaWestern EuropeEuropeMiddle EastMinnesota, 23 Oct 2014 00:03:35 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.aGeneral newsNational parksVandalismCanyonsEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelCrimeUtahCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 23:42:51 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 GMTRepublicans hope for congressional sweep in Iowa FALLS, Iowa (AP) — The politically savvy state of Iowa prides itself on purple voting, boasting a congressional delegation evenly divided between Democrats and Republicans. But this year, with a closely matched Senate race and three competitive House seats, the GOP sees an opportunity to turn the state a vibrant shade of red.CATHERINE LUCEYaGeneral newsState legislatureVoting districtsState governmentsState electionsGovernment and politicsLegislatureMid-term electionsPolitical partiesCaucusesSenate electionsElectionsPolitical organizationsIowaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:02:54 GMTGiants, Royals tied at 2 in Game 2 of World Series Sandoval chugs home from second on Brandon Belt's one-out double in the fourth inning to tie it 2-all.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sports, 23 Oct 2014 01:49:13 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 GMTWildlife rehab for bear found in Oregon drugstore, Ore. (AP) — A black bear cub found wandering the aisles of an Oregon drugstore will be raised with the goal of releasing him into the wild next year.aBusinessGeneral newsOdditiesAnimalsBearsWildlifeMammalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureOregonUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Oct 2014 23:51:00 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 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 STOBBEaHealthGovernment and politicsDisease outbreaksTravel laws and regulationsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGeneral newsPublic healthGovernment regulationsUnited StatesWest AfricaLiberiaSierra LeoneGuineaAtlantaNebraskaVirginiaNorth AmericaAfricaGeorgia, 23 Oct 2014 00:16:12 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 GMTCompany fined $25M for work-at-home scheme ANGELES (AP) — A California company that promised lucrative returns for a few hours of work at home was fined $25 million on Wednesday for misleading 110,000 people to buy into the scheme that almost never paid off.BRIAN MELLEYaBusinessGeneral newsPersonal financeMarketing and advertisingCorporate newsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:07:17 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 GMTGiants-Royals square off in Game 2 of World Series nice fall night in Kansas City for Game 2. There's some wind tonight — these fans dressed head-to-toe in blue are hoping this World Series doesn't become a blowout.HOWIE RUMBERGsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sports, 23 Oct 2014 00:02:44 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 01:37:23 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 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 GMTMagic Johnson ready to assist tech in diversity JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Retired Los Angeles Laker Magic Johnson became famous for dishing out assists to his teammates during his Hall of Fame basketball career. Now, as an entrepreneur focused on minority markets, he says he is ready to help Silicon Valley hire more blacks and Latinos to diversify the technology industry's largely white and Asian workforce.MICHAEL LIEDTKEhtBusinessGeneral newsSportsWorkplace diversityHispanicsWomen's sportsAfrican-AmericansTechnologyWomen's basketballBasketballProfessional basketballPersonnelSocial diversitySocial issuesSocial affairsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:09:45 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 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 02:09:26 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 GMTCuomo memoir sales off to slow start in 1st week, N.Y. (AP) — Days after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH'-moh) tempered expectations about how well his new memoir is selling, the first results are in.aBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsState governmentsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNew YorkNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 00:07:50 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 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 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 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 during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.DAVID KLEPPERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsPolitical corruptionEconomyLocal governmentsCampaignsPolitical issuesBusinessNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 02:00:43 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