FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Oct 2014 20:29:16 -0700Father of country star Reba McEntire dies, Okla. (AP) — The father of country music star Reba McEntire has died in Oklahoma.aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentObituariesCelebrityOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:09:48 GMTStatement from Ted Bishop on his ouster statement from Ted Bishop, who was removed as president of the PGA of America on Friday for sexist comments on social media directed at Ian Poulter:The Associated PresssSportsWomen's golfSocial mediaWomen's sportsGolfMen's golfImpeachmentsOnline mediaMediaMen's sportsPolitical issuesGovernment and politics, 25 Oct 2014 00:00:30 GMTWoman quarantined in New Jersey develops fever, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Department of Health says a woman who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from West Africa and was the first traveler to be quarantined under an Ebola watch has developed a fever.aGeneral newsHealthInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsNew JerseyNewarkWest AfricaNew York CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfricaNew York, 25 Oct 2014 01:14:13 GMTLe Minh Thai, Vietnam war photographer, dies in US DIEGO (AP) — Le Minh Thai, a photojournalist who covered the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and Time Life, has died. He was 93.JULIE WATSONaGeneral newsVietnam WarObituariesArt photographyWar and unrestNationalismEventsVisual artsArts and entertainmentGovernment and politicsVietnamChinaSan DiegoUnited StatesCaliforniaSoutheast AsiaAsiaGreater ChinaEast AsiaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:09:57 GMTCain's RBI, catches help Royals lead Giants 1-0 FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie limited the Giants to a pair of singles, Lorenzo Cain drove in a run against Tim Hudson with a grounder three batters in and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 1-0 after three innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballEventsProfessional baseballMen's sportsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:28:50 GMTBenn scores in fifth straight, Stars edge Devils, N.J. (AP) — Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and Dallas beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils' NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight.TOM CANAVANsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:43:40 GMTRoyals lead Giants 3-2 after 6 innings in Game 3 FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 3-2 after six innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.RONALD BLUMsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:39:04 GMTMalaysian officer back to face New Zealand charges, New Zealand (AP) — A Malaysian military officer was back in a New Zealand court Saturday to face sexual assault charges five months after he left the country under the protection of diplomatic immunity.NICK PERRYiGeneral newsDiplomacyEmbassiesInternational relationsCrimeGovernment and politicsViolent crimeNew ZealandWellingtonMalaysiaOceaniaSoutheast AsiaAsiaViennaAustriaWestern EuropeEurope, 25 Oct 2014 01:01:48 GMTBosh, Wade lead Heat past Grizzlies 104-98, Tenn. (AP) — Derrick Rose certainly looks ready to go. The Minnesota Timberwolves were much stronger finishers.CLAY BAILEYsSportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsMemphisTennesseeUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:57:27 GMTHong Kong protesters to vote on govt offers KONG (AP) — Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters' response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsDemocracyPolitical and civil unrestLocal governmentsHong KongChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 02:08:11 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, lead 3-2 late in Game 3 Series, times two.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:11:31 GMTRoyals juggle lineup for Game 3 in San Francisco set for Game 3 as the World Series shifts to San Francisco, where the wind could be a factor tonight.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballProfessional baseballMen's sportsEvents, 25 Oct 2014 00:10:07 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, take 2-0 lead in Game 3 starter Tim Hudson had retired 12 in a row before Alcides Escobar's one-out single in the sixth. Alex Gordon follows with an RBI double to deep center, making it 2-0.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:52:01 GMTOklahoma court resets execution dates for 2015 CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma court has rescheduled the execution dates of three death row inmates for 2015 after the state said it needed more time to secure the necessary drugs and train the execution team on new protocols.aGeneral newsCriminal punishmentLaw and orderOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:19:20 GMTFeds: Nothing new on Tsarnaev, 3 slayings (AP) — Prosecutors said in a court filing Friday they don't have any new evidence that the brother of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was involved in a 2011 triple slaying and have no witness who will testify to what Tsarnaev knew about his brother and the killings.DENISE LAVOIEaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsBoston Marathon bombingCrimeBombingsLaw and orderEventsViolent crimeBostonWalthamMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:36:49 GMTLloyd leads US women past Mexico 3-0, Pa. (AP) — Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals in a 3-0 semifinal victory over Mexico on Friday night, securing the United States a trip to next year's World Cup and a spot in the CONCACAF Woman's Championship match on Sunday.ANNE M. PETERSONsSports2015 FIFA Women's World CupFIFA Women's World CupWomen's sportsWomen's soccerAthlete injuriesSoccerEventsAthlete healthInternational soccerMexicoTrinidad and TobagoUnited StatesPennsylvaniaLatin America and CaribbeanCosta RicaNorth AmericaCentral AmericaCaribbean, 25 Oct 2014 01:53:37 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, take early lead in Game 3 Cain makes another sliding catch in right field to end the second inning, making Royals manager Ned Yost look like a genius for reconfiguring his outfield in Game 3.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:14:20 GMTGolf Capsules SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Russell Henley one-putted 10 greens on the Seaside course at Sea Island and tied his PGA Tour best with a 7-under 63 to take a one-shot lead Friday in the McGladrey Classic.The Associated PresssSportsMen's golfGolfWomen's golfMen's sportsWomen's sportsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:55:18 GMTOfficial identifies gunman in high school attack, Wash. (AP) — A government official has identified the student shooter at a Washington state high school as Jaylen Fryberg.DOUG ESSERMARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationWashingtonUnited StatesNorth AmericaSeattle, 25 Oct 2014 00:01:23 GMTEgypt declares emergency in northern Sinai, Egypt (AP) — A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.ASHRAF SWEILAMMAGGIE MICHAELiGeneral newsMilitant groupsBombingsWar and unrestPolitical assassinationsTerrorismMunicipal governmentsTerritorial disputesAssassinationsArmed forcesEmergency managementImprovised explosivesLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseReligious issuesReligionSocial affairsSocial issuesEgyptCairoIsraelMiddle EastGaza StripNile RiverNorth AfricaAfricaPalestinian territories, 25 Oct 2014 01:58:09 GMTNavajo officials mull election amid confusion (AP) — With their presidential election less than two weeks away, Navajo Nation officials are weighing how to proceed with a race that has become increasingly embroiled in confusion amid a debate involving the tribe's language.TERRY TANGaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionLegislationTribal governmentsNational electionsElectionsEventsLegislatureNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciary, 25 Oct 2014 00:53:40 GMT16 killed in China coal mine collapse (AP) — China's official news agency says 16 coal miners were killed after their shaft collapsed in the country's northwest.iBusinessGeneral newsAccidents and disastersEnergy industryIndustriesMaterials industryAccidentsChinaGreater ChinaEast AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 03:05:51 GMTNepal bus crash kills 14, injures dozens, Nepal (AP) — A Nepal bus packed with people, including Israeli tourists and locals heading home for a Hindu festival, veered off a mountain highway, killing 14 and injuring dozens, police said Saturday.iGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationNepalSouth AsiaAsia, 25 Oct 2014 03:13:46 GMTNYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror YORK (AP) — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday.TOM HAYSaGeneral newsTerrorismAccidents and disastersViolent crimePoliceWar and unrestCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsNew YorkNew York CityUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:08:50 GMTCook, Dawson share Champions Tour lead ANTONIO (AP) — John Cook and Marco Dawson shared the first-round lead at 7-under 65 on Friday in the Champions Tour's AT&T Championship, the final full-field event of the season.TIM PRICEsSportsMen's sportsGolfMen's golfTexasSan AntonioUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:45:26 GMTTed Bishop out as PGA president SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.DOUG FERGUSONaGeneral newsMen's golfGolfSocial mediaWomen's golfRyder CupWomen's sportsSports governanceMen's sportsPGA ChampionshipsSportsOnline mediaMediaEventsGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:51:28 GMTNY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others YORK (AP) — Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa.MARILYNN MARCHIONEMIKE STOBBEaGeneral newsHealthState governmentsMunicipal governmentsGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsLocal governmentsNew YorkWest AfricaUnited StatesNew York CityGuineaNew JerseySierra LeoneAfricaNewarkManhattanNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:01:36 GMTGoogle exec sets records with leap from near-space, N.M. (AP) — Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space.htBusinessGeneral newsScienceSportsTechnologyRecord setting eventsOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleRoswellNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:02:10 GMTPerfumed Perez making good scents for Royals FRANCISCO (AP) — Salvador Perez is a player who doesn't want to make a stink.RONALD BLUMaGeneral newsLifestyleSportsFashionBeauty and fashionMLB World SeriesProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsPersonal careEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:36:56 GMTRested Mavericks down short-handed Magic 117-92, Fla. (AP) — Chandler Parsons scored 24 points, and Dirk Nowitzki added 16 as the Mavericks ended the preseason with a 117-92 win over the Magic on Friday.KYLE HIGHTOWERsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballOrlandoDallasFloridaUnited StatesNorth AmericaTexas, 25 Oct 2014 01:43:08 GMTHenley's putting gets him lead at Sea Island SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Russell Henley has a reminder on his phone that goes off every day at noon to tell him he's the best putter in the world. He didn't need one Friday in the McGladrey Classic.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsGolfMen's golfMen's sportsMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:11:12 GMTShipping company pleads guilty in molasses spill (AP) — A shipping company pleaded guilty Friday to criminal charges from a 233,000-gallon molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor, but a federal judge said he wants to examine the legality of $600,000 in community service payments the company has agreed to pay.JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERaBusinessGeneral newsScienceSmall businessCorporate crimeCrimeNational courtsHarborsIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesCorporate newsNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryEnvironment and natureHonoluluHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:28:27 GMTSuspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies, Calif. (AP) — A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern California counties before the 34-year-old suspect was taken into custody.DON THOMPSONaGeneral newsViolent crimeArrestsCrimeLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderGovernment and politicsCaliforniaSacramentoAuburnUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:24:28 GMTDallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama, Md. (AP) — A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms.JESSICA GRESKOaGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesObituariesDiseases and conditionsDallasTexasDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesMarylandNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:37:38 GMT15 jailed for life in Argentina 'dirty war' trial AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine court has convicted and sentenced to life in prison 15 former military, police and civilian officials for abductions, torture and killings of dozens of dissidents during the country's 1976-83 dictatorship.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderArgentinaBuenos AiresSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 02:45:08 GMTLava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island (AP) — A growing lava stream threatening homes and inching closer to a rural road on Hawaii's Big Island oozed forward in fits and starts this week, frustrating some residents but giving officials a window of time to prepare.CATHY BUSSEWITZaGeneral newsScienceSportsTravelLifestyleVolcanoesEnvironment and natureHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:40 GMTRemains believed to be of missing Oklahoma teen PASS, Ore. (AP) — Remains found by a hunter this month in the rugged outback of southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie "Into the Wild."JEFF BARNARDaGeneral newsMissing personsGrants PassOregonOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:43:59 GMTLightning beat Jets 4-2, Manitoba (AP) — Jonathan Drouin, Vladislav Namestnikov and Ondrej Palat scored in the second period, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night.sSportsAthlete injuriesAthlete healthProfessional hockeyHockeyMen's hockeyMen's sportsWinnipegManitobaCanadaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:13:40 GMTOfficial identifies gunman in high school shooting, Wash. (AP) — A government official has identified the shooter at a Washington state high school as student Jaylen Fryberg.DOUG ESSERMARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:16:16 GMTKentucky Senate candidates spar over new ads, Ky. (AP) — The campaign for Democratic senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes challenged a new ad from Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell that boasted his support among women, contending it featured a woman who is registered to vote in Pennsylvania.ADAM BEAMpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsState legislatureCampaignsLegislatureFinancial crisisState governmentsEconomyBusinessFinancial marketsUnited StatesKentuckyLouisvillePennsylvaniaNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:16:16 GMTBrazil presidential rivals face off in debate DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's presidential candidates faced off in a heated debate Friday night just two days before their runoff election, with the focus on allegations of corruption and arguments over who could best spark a stalled economy.BRAD BROOKSiGeneral newsEconomyPolitical corruptionCharity fundraisingGovernment and politicsCampaignsElectionsBusinessPricesPolitical issuesNational electionsPhilanthropySocial affairsBrazilSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 25 Oct 2014 02:23:05 GMTRoyals juggle lineup, take 3-2 lead in Game 3 Guthrie gives up a leadoff single to Brandon Crawford in the sixth inning, ending the right-hander's string of 10 consecutive outs.MIKE FITZPATRICKsSportsMLB World SeriesBaseballMLB PlayoffsProfessional baseballMen's sportsEventsSan FranciscoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:23:12 GMTMarine death is 1st in campaign against IS (AP) — The Pentagon has announced the first death of a U.S. military member involved in the campaign against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.wGovernment and politicsMilitary and defenseUnited StatesIraqNorth AmericaMiddle East, 25 Oct 2014 02:58:10 GMTCornyn, Democrat Alameel meet in only debate (AP) — Problems with the nation's immigration system dominated a debate Friday between U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Democratic challenger David Alameel.TERRY WALLACEpGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsHispanicsLegislatureImmigrationCampaignsSocial issuesSocial affairsUnited StatesTexasDallasNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:37:57 GMTNY, New Jersey issue stronger Ebola quarantine YORK (AP) — The governors of New Jersey and New York have issued a mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients in West Africa.aGeneral newsHealthState governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsGovernment and politicsNew JerseyWest AfricaNew YorkUnited StatesNorth AmericaAfrica, 25 Oct 2014 01:44:48 GMTNevada puts stop to ridesharing Uber for now VEGAS (AP) — It didn't take long for Uber to come to a screeching halt in Nevada. District Court Judge James Russell in Carson City has blocked Uber from offering any rides in the state through at least Nov. 7. A hearing is set for Nov. 6.MICHELLE RINDELSKIMBERLY PIERCEALLaBusinessGeneral newsSmall businessGovernment regulationsIndustry regulationConsumer products and servicesIndustriesProducts and servicesCorporate newsGovernment and politicsGovernment business and financeLas VegasNevadaCarson CityRenoUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 01:24:54 GMTDeRozan scores 15, Raptors beat Knicks 83-80 (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points, Jonas Valanciunas added 13, and the Toronto Raptors beat the New York Knicks 83-80 on Friday night at the Bell Centre in the final preseason game for both teams.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballCanadaNew York CityTorontoMontrealNorth AmericaNew YorkUnited StatesOntarioQuebec, 25 Oct 2014 03:16:40 GMTHarden helps Rockets beat Spurs 96-87 in preseason (AP) — James Harden scored 25 points, and the Houston Rockets used a big run before halftime to beat the San Antonio Spurs 96-87 in a preseason game on Friday night.sSportsMen's sportsMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballHoustonSan AntonioTexasUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 02:48:19 GMTSchool gunman was Homecoming prince, students say, Wash. (AP) — A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.DOUG ESSERMARTHA BELLISLEaGeneral newsHigh school footballHigh school sportsFootballNative AmericansViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsEducation issuesEducationSportsWashingtonSeattleUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 03:08:30 GMTRemains belong to missing Virginia student, Va. (AP) — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her.LARRY O'DELLHEIDI BROWNaGeneral newsMissing personsCollege soccerCriminal investigationsCrimeViolent crimeCollege sportsSportsSoccerLaw and orderVirginiaCharlottesvilleUnited StatesNorth America, 25 Oct 2014 00:18:41 GMT